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Emmetsburg Democrat (Newspaper) - June 20, 1900, Emmetsburg, Iowa EMMETSBURG IOWA WEDNESDAY JUNE 20 1900 IOWA HAPPENINGS Men Elected President Synod elected of Carded the the new court x Building Minneapolis for Tea were submitted Indorse Dolliver v was yesterday by acclamation by the Re- of Student commencement exercises of here George A MacLean of the State university of Iowa delivered the address Sixty-one students received the largest claBS ever ated from the college the r Ia June The Soo Gun club's annual tournament closed here yesterday O A -S Neb and H- Steege of Waterloo tied for the day's highest with 166 out of a TW general highest of the tournament eight men shooting 160 or better Central June was an- pounced here today that the Fort Dodge Oma Omaha road has been sold to the and City com- Wr that the road was then leased to the Central is not stated The which has just been completed cost and Illinois Cental a continuous r Orleans to Omaha and arrangement with the June a boxing Jast night Philadelphia Jack defeated Jack Lewis of Denver in the seventh round in which was floored four times by short hooks over the stomach kidneys and heart Clarence Forbes and Jack Ryan fought a draw Harris was given the decision over Bud Casey in the third round Walter Nolan knocked out Eddie in the fourth round Eight hundred persona saw the contests general of the United States has ruled the money order business of ex press companies is an incident to their business that snch companies are not liable to taxes the same as banks be it Resolved That we ask our senator and representatives that in any cation that may be made of the revenue law that banks be taxed no higher than other concerns doing a competitive busi Kd Trotter Wins Sioux CITY June Trotter o won the interstate champion ship in the Soo Gun club shoot yester day Trotter Steege Kline and Boyc tied and in the shoot-off Trotter won vrith 19 straight Walter I Is Named COUNCIL BLUFFS June The Re publican convention of the Ninth con- gressional district yesterday nominated by acclamation Judge Walter I Smith of this city to succeed Hon Smith Me Pherson of Red Oak appointed to the federal bench of the Southern district of this state To Examiner Clerk's MOINES June yesterday appointed Jesse A Miller of Des Moines to investigate and report to him rumors the conduct of the clerk of the supreme court in alleged retaining of fees for copies of opinions and other records and documents belonging to his office Convention at Creston WSTON Commencing next Tuesday and continuing for three days the State Sunday School tion will hold its convention here Ar- rangements are being made by the local committees to entertain about 600 gates and visitors Professor Alexander will lead the singing with a choir of 300 voices The session will be held at the Methodist Episcopal church It is the convention Drake University Remembered DES June Former Gov- ernor Drake of Centerville who was here attending the commencement ex- of the Drake university day announced chat he had made the university a joint heir with his five children in his will His property ia valued at and the win receive Governor r ra has already contributed in rious benefactions to the Swine Meet DES June The State Association of Swine Breeders and the Rational Association of- Expert Judges yesterday afternoon two days session Both will meet in Des Moines during the of June next year The tional association elected officers morning President A M Caldwell New Holland ms secretary W M Lambing West erty Ia New Candidates In DES Juno new names were being circulated among the politicians today as candidates for of state Representative Letts of Lonisa county and Hanford of Fiord are both being discussed as possibilities Letts was a Gear man this winter and comes from the Morrow territory but he is being urged by the fanners of Louisa county rather than by the row managers Hanford is a Charles City man and generally known out Ho is also son War Veterans Organize Sioux June number of the young men of Sioux en- listed in the volunteer army in the late war with Spain have begun the organization of n local branch Of the Spanish-American War Veterans association Lieutenant Harry D man has been made president of the temporary organization and Lieutenant Colfax Mahoney secretary As soon as possible a charter will be secured from one of the national organizations and the local veterans will then form a manent organization BANKERS END Iowa Men Klest and Im- portant DBS June Iowa Bankers association yesterday elected officers as ended its President B B Huxford cashier cf the Cherokee State bank vice dent C B Mills president of the State Security bank Davenport secretary J M cashier Cedar Rapids Savings bank treasurer L F cashier of the First National bank land Two important resolutions adopted unanimously as Resolved That it is the sense of the fowa Bankers association that the present federal bankruptcy law has all that its most ardent ad- can wish and that its further re- tention as a federal statute is a to the business of tho country ing ninny honorable business men of the credit their integrity and business ability would entitle them to because of its use by the unscrupulous and tbat wo advocate its spowly repeal by congress In view of the fact that the attorney in DES MOISES June The Iowa Loan and Trust company has become trustee for the Gulf and Manitoba road which is a Minnesota corporation organized for the purpose of a railroad from Duluth to the south and has been granted a trust deed for 000.000 to cover an issue of bonds which will be issued for che purpose of ing the road A corps of engineers ie said to be in the field in different of Iowa and Minnesota surveying the most suitable route for the road from Duluth to Kansas City which are the proposed termini of the road Under the trust deed some bonds have been issued and disposed of for the pose of commencing operations on the road and bearing the first expense NAME TICKET State Convention Conclude iu at nes The SAFETY OF PEKIN Greatest Anxiety the Legations and For- eign Residents All Sorts of Rumors Ire rent but Nothing Of an Nature Fonr Chinese Torpedo Boat De- Captured by Brit- ish at Taku p S MHA A E i A state convention concluded its session yesterday after the above candidates Tho platform advocates the of the manufacture and salo of commends for passing the canteen Uw and tary Long for its enforcement in the navy but condemns tho attorney eral s Construction of it and the dent s acquiescence therein It favors equal suffrage for women FINALLY KILLS HIMSELF HU Wife Kb Vela With Sioux June hart a wealthy landowner who dered his wife of two months last Wednesday and then tried to kill ont his yesterday at by severing his jugular vein with a razor Pie died a few moments after committing the deed The con- stable who was in charge of him had left the room for a few moments though he hnd shot himself in the lungs twice at the time ho murdered his wife the crazed man enough to rush np stairs take a razor from a trunk and cut his throat It was understood he would be prosecuted for killing his wife and he expected to be put in jail SHANGHAI June consulates received no communication from the legations at Pekin since June Hand the greatest anxiety prevails as to their safety There are innumerable rumors but there is nothing of an authentic ture Stones purporting to describe the nation at Pekin June 17 merely ate previous accounts The viceroy of has taken measures to prevent a rising in his district Sensational rumors are current that Tien Tsin has been burned by the nese soldiers and that Yulu the viceroy of Chile has fled from his province in order to escape degradation THE FIGHTING AT British Ship Fonr Boat LONDON June war office has received the following message from the officer in command of the first cruiser Lieu Kun Tan June Taku forts opened fire at 1 in tho morning of June 17 on the ships of the allied squadrons After a en- gagement the forts were silenced and occupied by the allied forces men for storming the forts were sent from the ships the previous afternoon The British ships up the river en- gaged were the Algerine Fame torpedo boat destroyer and Whiting torpedo boat The two latter captured four Chinese destroyers The casualties were slight Those of the and others are un- known A Chinese second class J an admiral's flag is detained out- side Taku by allied admirals of return to Tien Tsin had been received by the rear admiral up to 3 in the afternoon of June 17 I am sailing forthwith for Taku An agency dispatch from Shanghai dated June 19 says three of Taku forts were completely destroyed and most of he garrisons were killed or wounded iy a charge of sailors of the fleets STILL ISOLATED of the Diplomatic Corp foreign i Unknown i June from the official dispatches the can ships took no part in the ment of Taku forts morning Jo news has yet been received here of he relief of the legations at Pekin and Europe's attention is centered far less n tho overwhelming display of naval orce at Taku than on the fate of staffs and GOO cosmopolitan dents guarded by a handful of inter- national marines within the legation There has been no news since une 14 Rumors that as the of the order in China was revived in a dispatch from Yokohama Berlin dispatches intimate that Germany will not object to Japan sending troops while Great Britain will endorse the plan with ity though perhaps only secretly The Japanese legation in London has official information of dispatching of troops In the meanwhile the British are dispatching six native ments besides artillery from India The revolt is spreading China and Slim Suits Short and Stout Suits Extra Size and Regular Suits WE HAVE EM ALL I We can We can We can We can We can i the long man the short man the stout man the lean man any kind of man In a Suit of Clothes or Shirt or Hat or Collar or Tie or Pair of Trousers or Underwear or Shoes or Hose or Sweater or Bicycle Outfit or any other in Apparel SUCCESSOR TO KAUFMAN j H W BEEBE Manager One Price Clothiers Try Try Ask you grocer today to show you a package of the new food that takes the place of coffee children may drink it injury as well as the adult All who try like it has rich seal brown of Mocha or Java but it made from pure grains and the most delicate stomach receives it without distress the price ot coffee lac and per package Sold by all grocers For Sale The residence property is offered for sale at very low prices if taken Tne J Atkins dence and lots the ET J Wilson dence on street the J E Kl residence and lots on South Broad way Money to loan on farm or city property at lowest rates of interest and best terms 13 Five or Six Per Cent We have money at either or six per cent interest and for a length of the very best terras obtainable any where is offered Call and see us before procuring SAVINGS Iowa Lost On Saturday June 9th between and black jacket with velvet collar The tinder will please leave at J IT store at or at my place one-half mile north of 24 GEO K tickets be on sale v c i- win be on sale the first third Tuesdays of each at all stations of the A em railway to various pans of country at a low rate Call on any agent of the Route A G P ST JOHN G U C- K X Cedar MAY HAVE BEEN Tor MASSACRED to of All At To kin Juno A The from London Tho Express correspondent sars it is felt certain that the real explanation of tho failure of Admiral Seymour's dition was divided counsel motley force only the American honestly with the British admiral A former English resident of Pekin If che legations have been taken everyone has been Murder would be the object and motive of the attack wonld be spared if tho embassies would be RUSSIAN TROOPS MOVE Fonr Sent From Arthur to June Secretary of State Hay has been notified by tho sinn ambassy here that troops have been dispatched from Port to Taku i Strayed From farm four miles west of 5 calves two red two black and ono black uid white kindly notify the under- signed who will for all damage 1 OHx JOY XT Emmetsburg Iowa Kor Food has no The will artd have of It cures o and lambs It from cures anj prevents and and maket Jo well Try For Sale A J I Case chine having a btan new 14 horse Jons WAIT Iowa to the at June ihc I on full all at very ot the ion re Koine Thou hast notions for young a to that Miou art the Mime Mountain I ou by the Martison Medicine y of Inly On nd and the i ivU low tn points lion tn any agent of the Fou A Hoc half film u part of n w barn shade trees Rap ai k in rho d Paint Your Houses WITH Rubber Paint is made of the purest durable material fore used by painters combined with a large proportion of India Rubber which is in such a manner as to form a smooth glossy firm durable elastic and beautiful paint which becomes firmly cemented to the substance to which it is applied f In ordinary paint the acid used in cor- roding the lead in a short time consumes and destroys the oil 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