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Davenport Leader, The (Newspaper) - April 15, 1895, Davenport, Iowa THE DAVENPORT LEADER FIFTH YEAH MONDAT EIGHT PAGi BISMARCK Sis Serious Illness Causes Anxiety towa Coal Miners Getting Desperate Prime Galls on Jackson for Troops Message from Missing cora Situation Alarming DCS April coni situation at Cincinnati is growing alarming Tho miners they will out at all Ma Ce fr me of fie governor fov is swearing in deputies on ill understood That tho supply of chesters at For- A r gone back to work and aio n DECIDED TO KEEP UP THE SIEGE Situation at tho lotru of April Tho situation has not materially changed The miners mooting at was largely at- but tho meeting was secret and but little of tho proceedings were given j out They to keep up j the siege at Cincinnati and tho mines along tho Milwaukee road which havo also gono to work at less than tho lar rates The situation from the has a more serious aspect than heretofore The strikers who came up to attend tho meeting went back in squids and were reinforced Tho military is still on duty and will probably bo reinforced by other companies SILVER QUESTION William Morrison on the Situation Subject Second Only to the Tariff Question 15 Prince is i I His reception of the Conservative Union course of trade for some and April K Dun Review of Trade i Progress toward better business but it is flow and meets many s racks In speculative aspects and in demand for tho week shows improvement Money markets ara undisturbed and a little more active Among tho chief obstacles is the anxiety of operatives to secure better even many manufacturing works aro running without profit and others at thu risk of loss In a number of better wages havo been thus increasing tho purchasing power of the but strikes havo largely over- balanced several of tance having thrown about workers out of employment this week Retail Trade Improved trade has improved on the whole since as the approach of Easter brings more but distribution to individual consumers still lags purchases of and such demand for products as springs from building and other investments looking into the future Crop prospects will greatly the which fixed for has been indefinitely postponed and his Dr Schwens u has been by wiro to the bedside fatally Hurl April AVest bound Baltimore and Ohio ei which behind struck a delivery wagon containing Andrew i and Wilbur Rodgers at the crossing on Main street this morning Both horses were killed and the wagon Tlis men fatally Battle Fought HAVANNA April 15 A battle was Saturday at Palma in Miror be- tween the revolutionists and the ment The insurgents were de- leaving six and Captain with hii command started in pursuit of the rebels are reported to be scattering Fraudulent BESTON H April 15 The botile tae lost Chicora's message which was picked up off was by J H Graham this morning He pronounces the message fraudulent Lunatic N April one of the lunatics who escaped from the asylum with the tram was captured today near Falls JS the government report had little ence to discourage consumers tho worst feature is the rapid advance in meats For tho first time in a long period prices of con Hies average a higher than and in Grout Britain owing to different a slight ad- vance occurred iu March On botn sides of tho lowest level ever known may naturally be followed by some rise Cotton is on both sides more buoyant than Details of the Murders at San Francisco Durant Thought to be Maniac SAN April uel Baptist church at be- tween Twenty-second and Twenty-third in this has been tho of two of the most atrocious murders ever com- in tiie state Saturday the lated and murdered body of iams was found in the library of the fice Yesterday the nude body of Blanche Lament wus found in tho tower of the same church The same the slow girls and V H T the young man suspected of both crimes is now in custody Blanche and Minnie Williams wero members of tho church and mambers of the Sunday school class The former was a student at the Normal school on Powell street in this the latter companion in a family in At- across the bay from the city lingers thin mid into tender Hush body was taken whore it was placed on a blab by the Hide ol Miss The chief of police sent for Dr paster of the and re- port became current that ho hml boon of tho and had boon ar- rested tho crowds surged to house and tho excitement Tho rumors ol thu arrest were later denied and it became known that tho sex ton of tho church had been merely called to tell what they knew Later came Uie news that Durant hud been at Walnut on tho road to Mount Diablo Ho was caught by Detective Anthony The detective and his prisoner left on the next tram for Han where they arrived last evening Tho police are certain they have tho right man They claim two witnesses who saw rant and Miss in company lust Friday night and also state that when a bearch was made of Durant's in tlm pocket of his coat was found a purse which Miss Williams is known to havo carried Friday night Durant is about yenrs of age and was born and reared in the neighborhood m which the murders lie is n graduate of the and has been studying for a year He is a member of the second brigade signal corps and was assistant superintendent of church day school He was always of a dis- and has friends who refuse to in spite of tho that ho committed the crime attributed to him Tho think is another with a mania lor murder They state that it is highly probable that Durant Is responsible for the killing of Eugene a young drug clerk who was found stubbed to death several months ago in the storo where he worked Durant's parents nro highly esteemed people of the district in Which they live IN THE Deadly with the Murders April has broken loose in the eastern of tho taw nation Ever since the They were 21 years j feud of two years ago the deadliest en and pretty and modest girls The Wolf ill Clothing Both had been the recipients of tions from u young medical student j an avowed friend named W H T who is also tho Jones His assassination the mity has prevailed between parties of different political beliefs week Arnold was shot down by some unknown party in his own yard He had librarian of church and the secretary t the Society of the who had been warm oil having risen to the On April a Miss Lamont suspected of tl O for On April a Miss Lumont disap Nothing supports the advance of of a Diligent search failed to reveal IN HIS PRIME The Founder of the Chicago Herald His Death Occurs in New York Sunday Prominent Wisconsin crat Passes Away Nelly Ely Marries a New York Millionaire NEW April ot tho Chicago arid tho Chicago died afternoon at o'clock at tho land this city His death WHS very liu was taken with pains m the left sido in tho morning and doctor was cent in cotton the last week except the im- pression that the next crop will bo short any trace of her and her Mrs with whom she had for receipts are large and about I been was totally unable to throw bales more than the largest crop iny OIl affair Miss Lamont grown have already come into sight this year Wheat in Price Wheat has yielded nearly 1 though Atlantic exports for two weeks have been flour in- against last with western receipts only against last year corn are about half and exports aboot a fifth of last Decreases in tho receipts of cattle are having ar- rived at against to date last and the prevalent opinion is that western packers arc helping nature to some extent caino from several months having been in dan Francisco for her health and at the same time to attend the normal school to perfect herself as a The last person seen in her company was H T it had been on friendly terms with the girl On Saturday about 11 p in the mutilated body of Minnie Williams was found in tho library of the shurch The girl had lieen assaulted and her remains were cut and the evidently died from loss of whole and tho Cooper friends of the crimo Later Solomon Simpson aker and three of their in I wait two miles north of in tho i Mr Scott i Choctaw for tho who were planting it crop As tho Coopers came up the opened fire irom ambush with Winchesters Their lire was returned There wore five men in each and for thirty minutes a deadly fusillade prevailed Governor of tbe Choctaw chanced to pass the place and found Solomon Simpson I Cornelius Cooper and Tom Forbes dead in the road within few feet of each er with their Winchesters in their hands Near his dead brother lay William i shot in a dozen but still I alive and conscious He gave Gardner a j detailed statement of the whole affair His statement cannot bo had but W SCOTT Ho snid the pain arose tho Alarmed April 15 feeling of alarm which was caused in the woolen districts by tho announcement recently that an American lirm had sold to a Bradford house a quantity of woolen goods at a price comparing favorably with Bradford could offer continues is commented on Coincidence BERLIN April The lacs announced Her assailant had evidently possessed output of fig iron April 1 was tho ferocity of a On i enough is known to show that the pig iron ifc that fihe had akers were instigated to do tho bloody March unsold stocks less heavy stocks were taken up by in anticipation of a strike in coku works But apparent tion is larger than aC any other time for some and only less than in Bessemer iron advanced little to 75 at but there no change in prices of finished products during the while the demand good for fornn and a little better for the marked decrease in de- scant pur rating the tongue Two witnesses state they saw a young man and a young the former answering tho de- scription of Durant and tho latter that of Minnio enter the church this cine lie police at once put the residence of Durant under surveillance Williams lired with friends in who gave hsr home until she could secure a position warpath swearing the and vengeance ail on the against STRONG AGAINST ANGUS GILBERT Tha That lie Murdered S- l Alice Sterling April body of Alice ti years was found in mand for owing to the j hero thas the planets occupied on Good chases of farmers for affects the 1 but the separation of her position as on j outlook It sterns probable that pig iron father and another had moved to Ala must recede unless a larger demand for finished products is soon developed Wool of wool amo i earth under tho barn of G HP on Denis Savin Boston Her lived in that hali been ofr with the same tie day Christ was aroused a deal of curiosity among religious scientific folk were disappointed in me observations owing lo the act that tuo NEWS IN BRIEF K 23 years old at JJ by officers for the murder in of Drum was tho of tha A manifesto issued br Ponna of tho United ihc nf mining for the coming year by districts -J A Cos sentenced at in prison lor passing i 1 tor W of shot snd of ency Reed was at Union Ind while tric light a tha wiro was burning At Biker a Last Time Stic Seen Alive Friday morning the Morgan if wool arc particularly vith whom she had packed their for the week to household goods intending to loave for I Mice and for five weeks previous to i j T and Miss had removed her possessions to the house of Mrs Voy near tho church craning she wits to have attended a meeting of Youna People's of the church at Ur Vogel's house At o'clock she left Mrs attend the taking a latchkey mth her Sho there this lime loft his homo on r in lor the In the same weeks of In sales nre close to the quantity for a full and the long delay in placing and the nf the season makes the proportion of mills at work larger than usual Xo improvement in and domestic wool does not re- f pond to recent advances in foreign I low price At 8 Durant Philip crs to much more some questions a to Mount which I he they bad and Icr the medium of which he a and cheaper grades of they tiie usual and havo for years 1 Tho IT Bloods fare not so bus demand for In with ol a anil an of a I as The girl Irom her father's home in Hill avenue rihe last seen in the company of Angus night agent at the Savin Hill station of the Old Col- ony railroad Investigation of the ton police led to suspicion against him and he was charged with tho murder Ho strongly asserts that he is innocent Gilbert is iM yoars old and formerly worked for the girl's father In for chores done for Mr Gilbert was allowed to in I he of barn under which the found The police two which le baso One rilled of a stony from tho nud administered morphine At 1 o'clock and tho doctor was hastily summoned again He found that had probably brought on from tho and Mr Scott without recovering con- Mrs Scott and a little were the only relatives with him Great Miack to His The news of Mr Scott's death spread quickly a great shock to his friends in the city and from the west who happened to be in New York Many called and sent to Mrs Scott thuir con- dolence and expressions of deep sympathy Among those who called were Ambrose James S Metcalf ter Amos P Handy and John K who returned from London Saturday Captain John U S said that he was never more shocked than when he heard of Air Scott's death He con- his loss to Chicago would he their irreparable He hod an in- fluence in political and municipal affairs and invariably did what was Herald on tbe wus at tho Wuldorf with him said Mr Allen Scott never appeared in better spirits 1 asked him whv he called the consolidated newspaper the Ho tho paper is folded tho word Times will be on tho inside and the name Herald will always appear on the outside Mr Scott was a good and I shall him more than I can was lo day At he Dr residence where was in and none during thr remainder of iff At H o'clock lie a an assault 011 the girl oilier re- vengo for old grudge against her lather A ax found in bert's and liis is with ABBREVIATED of will editor of Nation's a lo be established A of of tho United nut Cub tus left to join tho robols on tho i.slund Tho Toledo O hoard of Jinsi Adopted resolutions tho of war to appoint iv of en- to if de- termine result tho dr Well Known Veteran April Colwert K ono of best known war erans in suddenly day of apoplexy Colonel Pier was the son of tho first white settler nt the location nf Fond du Colonel Pier was a lawyer aud his widow and three daughters havu all to tho Mrs a Colonel Pier first volunteer in the from du and took a Ihc with j ho wou a j lion to Is likely lo uu I ho watur of tho grout Sponeer tho of Hamilton in huve taken to IjoiiKvillo for The gut ti mob of men hml lor tho purpose ot Ij nohliiK i he At O during a henry storm millions of HO it won to on them Tho In oil lated operations in tho und orders lor drilling am in moro rapidly than thoy cun bo tilled Mrs widow of the Into ot died ut A young man jumped from bridge and never after disappearing in tho water His Duffy and ho seems to have jumped spirit of Carl of Coxey's army bus boon hold to the graml jury at in ball to to tho churgo of criminal libel The Knulish who woro by J T Al Pierce in enterprises iu South Dakota will complete somo of schemes and try to recover that way Home of tho millions they lust A wreck on the and Poro quette railway fatally hurt Fireman Frud anil brnko of und bruised JNo ouo elso Just the they havo buon holding at thu Latter Day baints to no man to any position in Uie church who tobacco in any form revolution to Lottie and Annio sisters of 6 and if were lun down and killed by a train IIH they were rut inning ultor at tend ing an festival at Pa A oil well was struck in tregs a fow ilays ago The Now York World Bays that tho lico census thu population of that city u Rain of over the slate census Petroleum went to a barrel at Oil iva There bo a celebration of Grant's birthday April at tho at which O O Howard will bo tho orator Tho Press club is in charge The application for a now trial in tho case at Minneapolis is in the of tho judge Harry was iu court and tho for his iio docs not hope to ceed in getting a new and expects to bo hanged Japanese troops at tho Islands are being decimated by death having beon reported The sugar bounty approbated by con- gress stands a poor of reaching the hands of the sugar growers troller of tho has tho decision He cannot be overruled except by tho and says tho law ia un- constitutional und void tho pugilist known as wits at Chi for his with Meyer Feb II and hold at tho Harrison to await thu arrival of officers from where the battle took place Caila shipped from California to lor arrived In a thus proving tho it The Debs conspiracy case will be up again May 0 in tho federal court at Chicago Tho Minnesota senate has adopted a memorial deep Im- to the SCIL Congress is asked to continue the present work and to ex- tend the system j More than will bo expended during tho present year on improvement of the Mississippi river ENJOINED Big Chicago House Against Tax Northern New A Suffers from Flood Peace Conference at Conclusion of a Treaty of Peace Expected Tint in N Northern New in HID in Thti lain which be- gun falling mo sill merged ami Muck awny und The ti Tiie and of llu funds lire all tun The miiN In down I out ill ol a tion tiom tlm pint nl but me su the United making any n tu tlic umler the income lax Hied by a Now in of petition A April -A from Jji IH m con hy with A at it iri expected will in of peace llonne April fire u destroy n I the court Inn si and nil Hie buildings tho south gido of the pul Tho is of lire is unknown Out of April St Louis brick works were destroyed by nro 0 folly Three wen nil thrown out ol April IS is con- fined to her sleeping with B J Toher it Halo 81 Stacks mid Bonds Special vires Chicago Board of Trade CHICAGO April IS MORRISON TALKS OF SILVER t NELLIE BLY NOW A WIFE W pal hii toward Jhc expenses of In- Mining and ex- la be held iu in in Bros at m loss of over aiK is ing tip S D King laid Garibaldi tin nt it IS KITH proprietor of froso by and with on and in Ihr Thc and hw the fifty miis away so i is to po back Yesterday ihc A tiro Jour worn Uy brr On tbe name and wili Ihp thai nn of M on j UK April K Tbe Hon li by an He i of I to is to Ujc and we In n use silver nnd on of the ol to of thp towns IIM en its tif that a Witers hare to follow found of Hamilton of ft tfins of ol lire April tit been served with 3 he in o be brought Jor of Wg of ibc arid of in this city Tho by Iwo of men who on of E W of Jho I St Paul with the Groat Northern Tbe and which latter tho li American Railway Union the if H proTes successful murdered what Ihr w had Main and cw by BOOT lie crun hem and abroad A an in h Jo watt anU 1 Tbe i NKW Ad- vert is one She in jj no longer MISH now nun is of bank a Ho at and is Tho A1 of in haul no ft at a WHEAT MM OF js thf tender our in It in under our wilh When T out in tuj vf tmi to ju tba 1 lo Mr in He following day for New Yoi J O tn my Mis liml bail theory morning n ne and body of was found s not morp than It we safely no which not from 1 ho The Uic of Ibe lower node and on floor Around wen at Mortem i York the to n proper ex- tor in did hrr to i for Her JK 1 ta 02 32 i tiff c in Close ecu At A P tt at AI P at Hiram O H A M at St Lawyer J of uincy Ills Tho States government ia for a Mlu for a battery on cut which will the ern passage of buy Tho jury which investigated the in dry goods store at Toronto in n verdict that night and and servants of the Protective hud a knowledge of the caUM jf tbe fire It U the crown trill warrants J Edward Addicks has sued the Press for in publishing an article saying that ho gave a chuck to a Philadelphia hotel Chief Justice Albert H of the supremo hiu resigned Judge David of been Iu succeed him Dr Thomas 11 full into a cis- tern at New Ind and waa Carl treasurer of Blaino O T is In fur shortage is placed at is than M a musical hat to tho city of Parli to in up musical ments for the set iu and asylums son of 12 Philadelphia at its annual to Three Sonsoun who bare Jti cyo ot and their dence tho reports of tbe ties ot struck nnd with four The IOM li 702 7.05 1 Com i Com 4 000 finn Cft went to lif uso of for carrying nn war are being the anny been has and z to harie May fi M City Cm cm a been in of a C of who a UW honl The total arc T A of thU t any Interest stale of April convention for July JO Joseph K of tor
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