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Fort Wayne Gazette, The (Newspaper) - April 5, 1885, Fort Wayne, Indiana VOLUME 16 THE DEAD TYRANT The Guatemalan Dictator and Central American Usurper Killed in Battle A Complete Victory Over Barrios and His Followers at Chalchuapa FORT WAYNE IND SUNDAY MORNING APRIL 5 1885 The Russians Bager for a Speedy Settlement of the Frontier Difficulty The Ameer of Afghanistan to be a of the British Crown General Wolseley's Medical Re- Effects of the Heat FOREIGN BRITAIN By Gable to the LONDON which are received from Earl the Brit- ish viceroy of India indicate that the in progress at Rawal are satisfactory to the Indians and apparently to the British but they also indicate that the negotiations tend towards a joint military alliance be- tween England and the ameer that their Very success may be accepted by Russia as a menace The Earl of ferin for instance to-day reports that the ameer has obtained from India a special subsidy for the maintainance of an Afghan garrison at Herat of ent strength to insure the integrity of that entire district In addition to this it has been decided to give man the service of an English officer to superintend the work of constructing a series of fortresses which have been decided en a line of defense along the northern course it is stipulated that those fortresses are to be garrisoned and defended by Afghans exclusively but Russia may find cause for tion in scientific and professional tary aid openly and officially given by England reports that on the part of Great Britain it has been agreed that tho English shall construct a railway from Bolan to and a military road from to Herat and in addition to all this link and line the fortresses be- tween Herat and Russia whatever her object may be is trying to gain time General Wolesley has forwarded to the war office a significant report made out by the medical staff attached to the Khartoum expedition The sub- ject of the report is the results of ex- to the desert heat to the British troops stationed along the borders of The report states that if the present British military station in ant be fully half of the will die disabled by heat before the arrival of autum The whele tone of this peculiar report which was undoubtedly directly in- spired by General Wolseley himself indicates that the decision having been reached to that effect the public is being prepared to witness an early withdrawal of the whole British foice from Soudan to Egypt and complete an abandonment of the expedition FRANCE PARIS April extreme left in accordance with the unanimous re- ports from the local sections of the party to-day decided to proceed with the impeachment of the Ferry try and agitate the subject of a tion of operations in for the THE NATIONAL CAPITAL The Killing of Barrios Denied by the Guatemalan Minister All Communication Between and the Canadian Government Cut off The Rowan County Ky Mobs Factions in Consultation About eighty drummers were for the legislature Jos batton was nominated to represent Grayson county The Rowan county war is supposed to be ended A ier Journal special says the people of Morehead signed an agreement to keep the peace and Toliver dismissed his band and most of them left the place Committees from both tions met Adjutant General Castleman in Louisville j to-night for the purpose of settling the trouble and were in session when tbe news from Morehead was received here SLOWLY IMPROVING The Life of General Grant Prolonged for Another Day Miss Swift the Chicago Pension Agent Requested to Resign INDIANAPOLIS She Refuses and Writes Letter to President Cleveland WASHINGTON conclusion of a treaty of peace with China The Republican union resolved to advocate an energetic defensive action of the French in Tonquin and support the Ferry policy CENTRAL AMERICA WASHINGTON April minister from Costa Rica received a cablegram from the dent of San Salvador of which the lowing is a SANTA ANA April 4 To Washington Barrios was killed at the battle of Chalchuapa A complete victory Long live free Central America Signed April from the rebel army at Khartoum report heavy fighting between the El Mahdi and a portion of his army which wishes the campaign to close Mahdi was severely handled and compelled to retreat To the Associate 1 Press LONDON April Pall Mai Gazette states that the reply of Russia to England's proposal concerning the Afghan dispute is most conciliatory The would commence the work of the f a soon as possible LA via San Savador March 4 hostilities between Guatemala and the allied republics has been A Denial ot the Reports tft tbe Killing of Barrios of Central America By Telegraph to the GAZETTE WASHINGTON April Post morrow prints an interview with Senor the Guatemalan minister who says he does not believe tho re- ports of the death of Barrios and of the victories of the Salvadorian troops He said there was but one cable to Central America and that is in the bauds of the enemies of Barrios and his cause and they were manipulating the wire to suit their own interests He said farther that Barrios has about mon with him and could easily get as many more as the people of the Central American states are in hearty accord with his efforts to secure a union GRANT'S CHARACTERISTICS gether by a telegraph system The cabinet at council to-day proved of tho agreement made between tho of Afghanistan and tho earl of ions af a desire to visit England ing been reported by Lord Dufferin to the home government the viceroy has been instructed to invite the to come to London as a of the crown The cabinet al its session this afternoon had under consideration the acceptance of England's proposals con- tho Afghan boundary lino as sent to Earl the British for- eign minister by Minister de Giers for Russia Tho Russian re- sponse cannot bo deemed a complete acceptance OT anything more than a provisional acceptance M do Giers in answer to Earl Granville's proposal that Russia agree to confine the dispute between the two powers to a zone in- all tho debatable points and to be called the Zone of Survey as de- limited by England in the proposal agrees to do so provided tho zone southwards to tho foot of range of mountains This request on the part of Russia literally translated means that Russia will consent to limit the discussion to a zone ing all the points admitted by land as debatable provided this is so extended as to include all the which Russia desires to make debatable The British government has also re- reliable information to the effect that there has bean recently an im- mense increase in the number of sian troops in Turkestan Those latter estimated with the troops already stationed in line between Baku and Sarakhs aggregate at least The nature of tho response from M de to the English proposals makes it necessary to prolong the period of the correspondence between the two powers on Afghan tion as the joint commissioners pointed by England and Russia to meet and tho Afghan boundary within tho lines agreed upon by tha disputants cannot moot or begin their work until tho of debate limited by the principals it follows that pended and an armistice of one month's duration in announced The legislative assembly of Guatemala has annulled the decree promulgated by President Bar rioa for tho union of the Central ican states JM A to the O April B Blott of North Jackson this county confessed to the forgery of two notes aggregating now held by banks in Salem aud Warren Ohio and signed the name of his father aud brother He has been regarded as an upright man aud is a deacon iii Water By Telegraph to tho Pa April river is now over thirteen feet above low water mark The big dam above is expected to break at any time There is six inches of snow The Weather By Telegraph to the April a For the lower lake Warmer fair weather southwesterly winds lower barometer Lost By Telegraph to tho LONDON March steamer Mariupol foundered in the Sea of Azof and thirty lives were lost The Origin of There is no way of ascertaining when or how this familiar process of Vking was first used Butter is foiled in the Old Testament but ern Biblical scholars think that the word thus translated denoted a liquid preparation of cream The oldest vence to true butter is probably that node by Herodotus in account jf the Scythians In tho writings of a native of Asia Minor whp lived in the first century we have a description of the process of making butter from sheep's milk by Frequent mention is made in those old of tho use of ter as an ointment whence we may conclude that the process of making it was not so well understood as to give very palatable article The Greeks obtained their knowledge of making Asia Minor and the Ro- mans learned it through the Greeks But as wo are with tho process was an acquisition of the of northern by them has boon transmitted to tut Kven now but tor in littlo in the Southern countries of Europe oil being much preferred J General Grant's Interviewed By Telegraph to tka WASHINGTON April Star publishes au interview with Jas J Creswell in General Grant's cabinet as postmaster-general for over five years He says I never heard him say a harsh or petty thing never heard him speak impulsively or use a profane word His relations with his family were delightful and charming There was never a kinder or more indulgent father and I never saw a more devoted couple than General and Mrs Grant Of course everybody knows he loved them the other day was very touching and the emotion shown by the old warrior exhibited the depth of his affection General Grant's great characteristic however was his sublime and age It was of that kind that no im- pression could be made upon it by op- position He discharged his duties ways without selfishness never ping to consider how an action would affect him personally I asked Grant once when giving orders for an ment if he was not appalled by the great loss of life which would ensue Ho said no it was war but I realized what it meant I never gave such ders until I was satisfied that it was the best course to pursue aud then I was willing to shoulder the He added that many mon failed as commanders because of their unwillingness to assume the responsibility He spoke of two men who were fearless in this respect Sherman and Sheridan The latter in particular he thought was possessed with ample courage to do what seemed best and be ble for the outcome It was not ness and but fearlessness in assuming the responsibility for the Cresswell spoko enthusiastically of General Grant as a writer and Now about Grant's third term continued Cresswell Ho didn t desire to have a third term for the glory there was in it but there was a live policy ho desired to carry out A DETERMINED FEMALE Proceeding of Both of the State Legislature Special to the INDIANAPOLIS Ind April senate to-day resumed consideration of the general appropriation An amendment was adopted giving the insane hospital for additional water and an item of for the state horticultural society was added The house voted on Mr Brown's requiring the polls to be opened at six o'clock The vote stood 50 toi 25 and the failed for want of con- majority The house passed the following ate Appropriating for the payment of the claims of the Ind- iana legion to prevent discrimination in rates by telegraph and telephone companies Pneumonia By Telegraph to the DENVER April Elton to-day issued a proclamation ing a quarantine against the cattle of Missouri Illinois Kentucky New York Pennsylvania Delaware land New Jorsey Massachusetts In- diana West Virginia and the District of Columbia No cattle will be admitted except tho same be accompanied by a certificate of health from the state veterinary board The proclamation was issued upon the information that pneumonia exists in those Surrendered to the Court By Telegraph to the PHILADELPHIA April 4 D Dawson who entered security for L the pugilist in to keep the peace for thirty days to-day withdrew his bend and ordered the surrender of the pugilist to the court Dawson has been informed that van has been on an extended for the past few days and fearing he might commit a breach of peace by assault and battery he Dawson was of being relieved of the Notes By Telegraph to the CINCINNATI April board of public work under authority of the law enacted this week to-day L Hawkins Julius W A Stevens police commissioners John the well known ney a native of died day Joseph Palmer was sentenced to hang July 15th Shutt Out tha Canadian ment By Telegraph to tho April wire from here to Battleford in the Territory was cut Thursday night since which time no news baa been received from Bail and his followers who are mischief and have this means to cut off communication between the scene of action and the Canadian government at Ottowa Found In the Kulns By Telegraph to the NORTH PLATTE Neb April charred remains of Richard Bascombe and wife an aged couple living near here were found in the ruins of their home yesterday It is supposed thoy were murdered during the night and their house set on fire His Strength Gradually General Condition Improved PRICE FIVE CENTS bulletin reference to the fact the night General Grant had dreamed and afterward BELATED OTs BREAK To the doctor and his family The bulletin apoke of to show the The Warrior Relates With Much Merriment His Last Night's Dream The And General Spends a Time in His Library Short Writes a Letter to Old Friend Senator Chaffee His GENERAL GRANT By Telegraph to the NEW April 4 a eral Grant awoke after a continuous sleep of eight hours and related in a cid and humorous manner his dream while under the influence of anodyne He feela refreshed and cheerful and for a cup of coffee Hia pulse is the same DOUGLAS During the early morning General Grant had occasional attacks of ing Drs Douglas and Shrady ed all night and Col Fred Grant was iu the bed room of his dying father most of the tune Dr upon leaving this morning said that it was nothing less than a miracle that the should have lived so long and be iu the con- dition he is Dr Douglas remained in the sick room while Dr Shrady was away The improvement which the last ment suggests in General Grant's tion continues Since taking coffee he had a strong liquid nourishment twice The throat has attended to and the irritation which began to trouble him has been allayed He walked firmly into the and is resting quietly in a chair His pulse is about na day at this hour DOUGLAS 1 p Grant has been very quiet since the last report He has taken nourishment regularly His pulse M 72 and he is not complaining His throat accumulation is mucous and easily removed by gargling without other trouble The general moves from room to room without aid 3 p a visit to General at 2 p m by Drs Barker Shrady and recito the of a dream general related his dream soon after awoke He said be felt were- off and had got into a strange land He was poor and be thought be was partly undressed and be had no money This worried him a good deal al though he thought to himself that he ought be to it hL be felt himself m a pretty bad and without friends He came to a fell and got over very there being a stile only on one SJ Le found satchel on the other side and could not get it without paying duty As he went ho Bought he go back get some moner from Mrs Grant but when he got there he found that Mrs Grant had only f 17.00 That was enough and the general said at that point he was glad to make up While relating this vision eral Grant chuckled with some and where be told how he was obliged to pay or leave his satchel ie general's condition was the to chair DOUGLAS AND HYPODERMIC INJECTION The impression prevails with many that tho hypodermic injections of brandy were not only employed rally General Grant from the death swoon Thursday morning at day break but that tho general has since been sustained almost solely by the uso of liquors administered by the physicians this is untrue On March 9 p m General Grant has within the past half hour become somewhat restless changing his alternately from the chair to the bed He com- of pain in throat which has been relieved by a local tion of Ho has occasionally walked about his room and fora change sat a short time in the library His pulse remains the same and the temperature is nominal He taken his nourishment and at this moment is inclined to doze in his chair having had his anodyne ad- ministered GHO T H p Grant has been sleeping quietly since the last bulletin His general condition is that of p m Ine pain and restlessness noted at p m have been subdued by local plication of anodyne He baa just taken t J H DOUGLAS Whan Senator called on Grant Saturday afternoon the general in referring to his condition said this is hard after a lapse of some I am going to die Mr then said to Trim you are feeling little better are I don't answered Grant General Tho Chicago Pension A Kent to in Her By Telegraph to the GAZETTE CHICAGO April Ada C Swift pension of this district re- a to-day from Com- missioner Black asking for her nation The telegram stated that Miss Swift had performed her duties in a thorough manner No reason was fiven for tho demand Miss wift telegraphed President Cleveland tho contents of Commissioner Black's message and stated that ai her duties had boen satisfactorily performed saw no reason why sho should resign Sho then addressed Commissioner Black by letter in which she embodied the sentiments she expressed to the president and added that she might be removed from her office but that she should not resign By to the April 4 mers party of Kentucky hold a state convention in city to-night and nominated Creed Hagkins of Ky for state treasurer Murders Mother and Sister By to the MONMOUTH 111 April Nash an insane youth this afternoon murdered his mother and sister By Telegraph to the SPRINGFIELD April joint sembly Morrison received 13 votes scattering 4 The assembly adjourned Mother Bjr Telegraph to tho Ohio April mother of Hon 3 S died hero yesterday at the age of eighty-four The Woes Poverty See what it is to be he claimed M hw stood shivering in doorway queried the other Well I'm always hungry for thai matter but just now a man whom 1 felt against on the corner got mad it and offered to lick me for 2 And you hadn't the Couldn't possibly a tod cent I told him no and bd wont away The rich either to come down on their prices or poor have now woy ot making money A licking would have warmed lay morning when death was believed to be only a few minutes away Dr Shrady injected one drachm of brandy the skin of tho general's right forearm effects were speedily observed and soon after tho operation repeated a drachm then being given with a hypodermic syringe That was all the liquor stimulent then administered and not a drop has boon given him since Tho general has since expressed the con- viction that those applications of brandy saved his life at that time An attendant iu tho sick room at the time Dr Shrady was leaving tho oral this morning heard tho Now general good morning you have had a splendid remarked tho physician cheerily Yes 1 feel quite wered the general And now general tho way to mako me happy is to talk that way until I come back at 2 o'clock this said tho doctor and when I then ask you how you arc you must say you are I do not wish to go against my con- returned tho general But I am sure you will be insisted tho doctor I will agree to bo if you up the same lino of action and tell Dr Donglas to do so you are responded tho general Certainly I will ask him to do returned the doctor Wo intend to keep this lino of Dr Shrady hesitated a second and then with a smile added If it takes all summer At this quotation of tho famous utterance ho looked quickly and smiled Dr Shrady returned to tho house at 2 p m and soon after Dr Barker up Dr Douglas had already arrived After the con- Doctors Donglas and Barker left Doctor Barker then j said General Grant was bettor than he had boon in a week that his I throat was easier and that Jj n You know I am going to die The doctors know I am going to die I want to die As to Dr visit General Grant said Dr Newman prayed and he allowed him pray not that ho thought the man's prayers would save him but t hit dill trv taw id not request him to atop The general wrote a half page letter Senator on Saturday and his hand writing was as strong and legible as at any time while in health It is stated that General family regard tho coming morning hours with gravo fears and fear that a may then take place Dr Shrady left the house at last night aud went home When asked if the cold weather would have a bad effect on the general's tion ho said 1 think He further said ho did not think tho patient would die during the night but if anything occurred Dr Douglas would send for him at once Dr Shrady is to re- turn to the Grant residence at 2 p m Sunday Tho nourishment taken by General Grant consists chiefly of boot tea aud eggs beaten in milk which contain the greatest possible amount of nutrition While he does not take any liquid food with relish he is still able to digest all tho nourishment that is given him a Grant has slept continuously and well His pulse good and his general condition is un- changed J H DOUGLAS Tbe important family document signed by General Grant on Friday is an application to the president of the United States for tho appointment of his eldest Colonel Fred D to a cadetship at West Point The boy is now three ears old At a is about the Grant mansion Tbe bouse is for the night and tbe inmates trust that the general will live through night table below shown the of words in each inaugural Address 3 also how often the pronoun I was first terra Washington second term 3 Adams first term second term M ltd I son term Madison second c first Vrm second term J Q Adams term j second to 167 a til -t js U M M 11 It M U II ofi n i for a I in the less adhesive and easily thrown I Between 3 and he of tho chill in his room and a I wood fire was in tho grato Tho easy chair tho JtJ uvm and there tho Dr and Satoris by The callers the day somo Hovers woro the M M It t IK f f jSFilKnl took out f V
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