Inimanai'oí i-., lnil.. .luly n. - James B. Ryan, ex-treasurer of stut f. died Fridav. ageá 75 yeara I i was lorn in Ireland, k - 1 1 1 esrly carne to this country and gTew wealthy in the liquor business. He g'ained politlcal prominenoe by aamming the chairmanship of tlie democratie Btftte centrftl ct)mmittof in 1874 and was thr samr ycar nominated for treaaurer. He succeeded himself in 1STC. He liad of late years experienced reversos of fortune.