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Galveston Daily News (Newspaper) - December 8, 1878, Galveston, Texas L M WATERS AU W ima HATH GAft i GALVESTON SUNDAY DECEMBER 8 5 CENTS VOL 223 JUST TOT nt STIFF AMI SOFT Boys Hats asi examine M WATS US Anting on the lout dune by who ex that all wino Is so matter In with placards I and Into tbe of An put tun All urn or The aad the public 1 through of u newspaper and are things to be Mwo Into tide from extent at circulation li M am than tax character of into hands the paper A whid Into family In both country u Into counting aad state to of to adver taaa h wat rand principally an oars or tekan only Its vr furnished to ekaas Ttx circulates velr In of state h by every family In to The boll wbn DC of Uwr UBM for ri tlw public ai the atl OH Band In at end arranga for 0 NO FOB THH if the grand Jury recently te far county to cawi brought tb for which tie law as neither nor TtU Incident well tint a vice of no imd one which to has crime and for nott both remedy sod con- to Itself the city hi boM and Curing taw of a trine lu which all engaged are equally It is dot regarded by the law Ik of a aVad by the U luu brought upon it not a petty For Its t ur whole machinery at nady to do the bid itaf with executive Ita aad flagrant ex I la other ii prime facto machinery baca that rigor which tbr Mton of the and the extent of hai been to throw re- from of to from this to that nlil that which seem It UH of aB hit toe of aad holds Ima acd night unchecked To sore at an found against profes who ate before taw and in trifling tumi aad lly than find in a But what puny ai to tuch a Could I of Ike kw overhear the if upon this they would feel but poorly com are regarded by are charged as tar of carrying on a MML In of the prof ft U the of And thli appear to the ordinary la Uie light of licensing thaD a crime for UB arC ia effects and Against the of young and old be The tew In tt not aE of the of the hai O dt thli and to credit of those charged with its In tunny of with Mad It is but poor fw at the and of this vice ta nqr thai nea tare always gambled Utat if cut oft from In one direction they Aad another It must be favored ay to Hi its in- anC tie passion for play be it la a that grows bjr It OIL Were it necessary tu m tc tlie great and upon the of In this 7 K visit tome Saturday night of temples dedicated to the god of chance would answer Saturday night is the fay algal uf the poor la haunts thb night the horny I of loU an the of in many V to a meaner the randy and quick method of the poor dupes of tat upon these squander the hard taminga of tlie six days of the wok hi m us it nay seem Lard anti times the to tide over by resorb the dollar lins disappeared aad bat the victim with the thought of possibly aad needy in bia in the rap the misery u few have wrought thus but adds to the wreck of pence and Were entailed aJone it might that proper retribution had but followed but It U the weak and aad who the greatest It U particularly tho latter law should protect thrown tie necks of natural protectors by the existence tt s public eill Atti keenest uia aad and the experience that ever km wake of moral calamity win WHIM M in the mitigation tale until the law embodying a and organized public opinion Mat ImM of S with prip that is Mot crushing oa of the poorer classes at- public tha frart tH of and reform fall upon toad shame U the rtct ud must find vent for ia o M their MOWS quarters for such in bu tbe and un- hard-working Bacchante and the which ii unguarded to and tam of could no to any one Even to those follow it an a mean of livelihood its tion would be a It woul drive from nn and de occupation into sonic honorable line of toll nml M life cm from outlook toward a miserable end On side their calling there char and men umf it in chui witli the execution of the luw of the land win are at fault in them to stand toward society iu tbe rein tion of vultures and vampires duty of both aute and in this regard is plain N defect in the law bearing upon publi gambling can be pleaded u au for continued existence here and le it be remembered tbat aa regards th pursuit punishment or prevention o crime there it wonderfully little differ ence between negligence and complicity COTTON gave way again yesterday ant closed easy at ths decline Salt advanced coffee U weaker sugars quiet bat steady nous generally good riug any activity SAX General Mao to la k With aad Retrench Blent la the o the Crete am Be of the BAH Dec Gen going tb inflame tho with tend of patriotism your of a military gentleman Whan is going to stir and the Mexican lion roer like a tlie court When when are we going to have something startling to report from tbat bright sunny clime where every phases and only man is t At long as no incursions into Texas are made from Mexico there is of ourse no occasion for pursuing the banditti bat as Tar as Gen is he leaves Fort dark to-day for Ban Antonio to the of Washington on of the utmost tbe re suit of which it almost impossible to was mysterious reply was fresh trail so to speak Border complicatlonsl Doubtless b rupture not rapture of the ro- existing between the win sister republics f Nothing of the kind was an order from tbs secretary Of war or gory son of Uars ering a board to in that board to be of CoL 8 A CoL Ronald 8 Capt D W Bonham of the 7th i B Sandford of the 1st cavalry etc to hold a synod or small council io decide on the gular bayonet now in use Bat not tbe present triangulai answer every purpose and is it not an efficient weapon I asked Tbe present bayonet It ia designed m case of necessity o oe used as au intrenching tooL or instance the troops are required to trow up to protect selves In an open field aa over- whelming Infantry currence with us military when stationed fat and about ton of bayonet if ftw minuted a splendid Washington style of bayonet is indispensable In a of infantry has a roric thrown up Why general every family a few bayonets a that True but that is not the anly In the ground the becomes bent like a rain- Thli tbe soldier to stand be- lind breastwork and fire st the enemy trying to upon sid mt the soldier exposing himself in the least This alone endear this style of bayonet to soldier Borne df the object to this bayonet as in- tool for this very reason but why they should After a while w will see the army armed with ng spades that con deliver IS ihoa a and up a tan acre field it is being Do you think the board will adopt a iw of There is no telling They will not be able to find any other style tbat is so cient a weapon in turning In turning enemy's I gested No in turning flapjacks rival when It comes to turning flapjacks on a hot gridiron Again It is a ror In grubbing up roots for fuel on the treeless prairies of ths But I am in favor of what might be called the and pitchfork like one of these knives made for a one-armed man with a fork or the back of the knife If can't have a center fire spade tbe army should tie provided with bayonet After a few Inquiries u to whether or not the sessions r of the board be opened with prayer by the chaplain etc rour correspondent left without ug any more army statistics TICK MOVEMENT The f Veie is not altogether ried away with enthusiasm the en- of taxpayers to adduce the but rather oa the con- trary very much so in fact It tells a tory of the paternal ancestor of a mule The animal was doing very but wanted to do better and in a pride and arrogance went out oil tbe ce with its head aud toil up a smile of upon its brow when it its oot slip fell aud broke a of rould never become history had ths cap- donkey to prance about a slippery places and been satisfied to eave well alone which same idea is ried out on an slab on which can be grave robbers have spared I was well Wanted to feel better Took medicine And died While tho Frrie does not contend tiat the uity council is made np entirely of yet it is satisfied with the on the whole and thinks we might go and fan worse Carrying the war into Africa it accuses some of tbe spirits at Ola meeting f being of having put iato ome previous that were failures refening 0 thaw of Lyons and Giraud all of which alls up the line in the Many Men of Many Minds LOCAL Thirty cases of diphtheria an reported t New r The tramps getting to be so talk of patting a ticket in the eld There is nothing hi their organization Santa Anna Cervantes is now an inmate f county jail antos the author of tlie Don abdicated hia work to the duke of exar after whom Bexar county was What's In a name Tbe case of the vs Herman Hesse who lit accused so unmercifully boating his child been transferred to tin district The public will be closed from w Duth tost to January C in order 1 prevent parents frora enjoying Jves too much during the holidays The council times jit failed to an alderman in place of Smith who was promoted to judge at recent Gen Wound the Atlanta At length a ball struck Gordon full In the face and entering his cheek knocked him He fell and for some time his boJy was wrapped in the smoke of battle We heax from Gen don's cwn lips a story that in a sical point is exceedingly interesting He that when he fell hd was utterly ble moving He gradually began to think of bin condition and this half dream and soliloquy that he carried I have been struck in the head with a pound solid shot It has carried away my bead On the left side there ii a little piece of skull left But tbe brain is gono ly Therefore I am dead And yet I am How can a man think with his head shot And if I am thinking I can not B3 dead And yet no man con ter his head is shot I may have my consciousness but not motion K I can lift my leg then I am alive I will try that Can t i Tea it is lifted I'm all The general says that every stag of this soliloquy is in- stamped on his miad and that ia hia exhausted the reasoning was as carried on as ever man aOUe desk argument and argument displaced doubt Just as cally as be He says will never forget with what anxiety he made the test of hit what agony he to see whether or not it would ia to his effort and how he hesitated before trying it for fear that it might fail and his death be thereby de- The Electrician says that Dr Wall tbe year IffTO first the ex- istence of electric light and suggested THE NATIONAL CAPITAL Of THE UK fir and lo Made to the Dec publication will be giving the of the It wi probably narrate tlie pi ceding the nomination and also malt curious in regard to thi cipher Tim pamphlet will i in mid exonerate OCT Tilden while I will bear down heavily on Manton Afar ble mayor Cooper Woolley and Smith Weed Elaine makes hfe outrage speech on Wednesday Thurman and Beck wil Associated Dec signal corp station at Ga reports a larg British ship name unknown aground 01 miles south of She lisa apparently on her beam ends flying distress Tugs will go to her sistance to-night Tlie Question committee tc investigate the charges against Heward met to-day and deciding to put in evidence on i deposition received from Dr Bethune Me Carter before proceeding with tbe of U Wells adjourned Joint commission to consider the question of the transfer of the Indian bn reau from the civil to the military ment heard to-day the views of Col A B Meachem editor of a paper published hero under tna title of tbe Council Fire devoted to tha Interests of the Indians In hit judgment tho transfer should not because tbe Indians looked arm as their enemy and would not yield to mil dictation If Indians be saved at all it must be done by civilians not by soldiers He closed with the asser tion that there has not in twenty-five years been a disturbance between and In not caused by breaking of treaties on the part of tiie farmer Altar statement of hfs views by Col commissioner of Indian affairs Boyt argued at length against the eucy of the proposed transfer going over substantially the previously cov ered by secretary as to the compar of Indian management un dor the military and civic authority He said lie understood tho single item army amounted annually to the whole annual cost of transportation for tbe Indian bureau was about If army had pur chased beef for the supply you it would have cost more than under tbe present m He maintained that present system it unpossible for to defraud tbe government one that the existing service could not be un- proved If the Indian bureau should be over to tbe government it would he said embitter the Indian race against the government Military rule which is a word and with Uie blow sometimes first ia not adapted to Upon cross by Jen Hooker Mr Hoyt admitted that during his administration fifteen Indian agents hod been dismissed for les and ten or twelve for Inefficiency but le maintained tbat as a class they ac lonest as army em- that a of the authorities woald ead to great dangers The then until Dec to into omission of tho Hot Springs clause from tbe sundry dvil appropriation today H Johnston clerk hi ment testified that he had a conversation with Conover on the street last August in reference to an attack made oh the acter of both by Benson of the treasury secret service prior to thin interview he had never conversed with tbe aerator in relation to the Hot Springs matter son aud another employe of service had culled at the ment and desired bun knew about the Hot Springs One of them asked him whether be bad been to New York m January in interest of certain parties m Washington told bun had not also him that Johnston was not at capital on the art night of the session The tarter man of two said they had affidavits of hree persons that had been seen waiting the halls of the senate aad baa teen teen to take tbe paper from Mr Uoe senator ewrk who told uim to gat away with tt Witness replied hat it was a pack of ties and ested that there was some about t The large man said could be no mistake The next witness was W P Rica clerk committee on enrolled bills who testified hat ho saw Johnson at the on the night of the session but uot after IU o'clock that sundry dvil tion did not come to tlie committee at all but was taken by Capt to the president then testified that he knew ing of the except that he took it to the five or ten minutes baton of the senate uot having been able to find Mr Conover was in sheets not tied up Mr Britt of tbe secret service office was to have been next examined but asked to be excused until Monday which was granted and committee adjourned to bat day when Britt and Benson both of tiie secret will be examined to Assistant secretary French at re- ueat of the committee on and means hat prepared a to amend tbe aws as to duties upon The tion ia to y the law on this subject so as the present controversy con- ernins different grades of sugar It ia probable me three lowest grades will be abolished and designated as one standard MAHINE Dec City of Columbus New York Cleared City of Soda Port St cent W J Gregario Santander Philadelphia Dutch Rotterdam Marie German Ant- Norwegian Bergen John Buenos YORK Dec Gate City Arrived Wild Hunter Dago Scythia Republic Elliot L Do rr Ar- rived Warrior Artillerist Jas K Vord Senator Princess Alice Sea Flower Ardmore Savannah NORFOLK Dec For pool bark Peter with 2300 otton From Hampton Roads Flora Dec ion New York Virginia Philadelphia Baltimore A Silver nine LEADVILLE Dec silver roduct of this camp exceeds the the New ries are imported doily The product of eading mines has 30 per cent the past two weeks Two thousand xms yielding ounces of silver have won delivered this week and 3000 tons of igh are awaiting transportation Beading ore buvers estimate the product or the year of this camp Kb three million Unfortunately camp has ite share of mining litigation A suit which will probably prove one of the heaviest in the country has been instituted The Elections IB Cnba HAVANA Dec municipal oas commenced yesterday No have occurred The liberal were victorious in Havana and its and also in Abajo in the rest of tbe island is Troops hare captured and killed rhe bandit Madruga near Colon Cow Health Dec 7 is no truth in M report circulated that GOT Hampton's sg was to be amputated to-day He is along comfortably aad rested well ast night His condition has remained during the last lew days Another Laurel for SAN Dec Sacramento in a match and e pacer tbe former won in Track a heavy and a tea north wind blowout Heavy In to tits Comptroller show a decrease of 57 cent forl pared with tin assessment at 1877 Dec ft Stafford hatters and furriers assignment y Liabilities are assets not HALIFAX Dec The general elections i New have iu the government being sustained la York Dsc two nKt of now hat TOff of In the for Wh UMA to NEW Doc Clt of with a fair bu not a AiH cargo and Mrs Atkinson The lank B in the of over ed by the withdrawal of gold Iry lative clique aud uf greenbacks for specu wheat at Chicago Cotton in dull Decembers toM down hut afterward rallied For Houston and Great Northern 75 is asked have recovered 8 ptr cent quiet Ha for tbo week uf all drv Texas at ory sold at currency cosh for 11 average ex WIRE Dec school Ht Albion destroyed by fire yesterday Thar ware ars in tin building but all soaped Lost insurance MERIDIAN Muu Dec a Macon Miss Tuesday Bight the entire business of toe town in eluding tho office ode fellows hall and old masonic ball Loss Insurance Large Fire In a NEW Dec dis- report tbe at fifty in the bushiest of the town of Macon Mitt Lass rover MEMPHIS Dea relief wound up affairs to-day dia- the balanot ato rata among four orphan of ads city By order of quartermaster upon advice of the surgeon reneraL the 1500 ten to tin yellow fever will buroM Deo ac the feat of walking 400 miles in 124 hours at 10.15 o'clock be- ing 45 minutes ahead of time The lasl six miles were made in one hour eight minutes ami fifteen seconds At the con elusion of lie extra was in eight With the exception of a blister on one of bat beds appeared to be in good condition A Jeney ST J Dec The court of error and appeal the ment of Uie court in ease ol Hunter who was to be hn Basil for the minder of M The execution is set for January 10 Pec There have baan ped from this pott by lake durini the son of navigation just dosed rels of flour of wheat and coin to Duty NEW Doc A reception to J M Keating editor of the Memphis IE of fidelity to duty during fever epidemic will given by the New York press club on Thursday evening of and o If a lady of queen Anne's reign hi her garb of and of towering shoes could join the brilliant crowds that fill Fifth avenue or street these en afternoons she a whole society of be- hold in her Uie apotheosis of fantastic So arbitrary is the standard of taste which fashion erects oar beauty however to argue Uie of the relative of their beauties hi present possession of the Be denied that she be hopelessly A and quarters brought to women aot simple rul dress of to-day our grand- wore black satin tbe and never heard of double-soled shoes How a substantial walking boot is alone proper for out-of-door wear Those dear lacUes incased themselves ia stays like of torture of tae inquisition than like the modern light and flexible corset Tbe skirts of to-day are limited the hate ore not utterly tbe wraps are suitable in and shape Nevertheless an tion called to dress reform the dis- satisfaction of thoughtful woman with the disabilities their a hare and a modest in our streets announcing show that much remains to be done before a woman may live and more aa comfortably in her as a man in his It is one of tbe principles of proper dressing whose body ne covered as equally as possible Otherwise the blood flowing easily to the warmest parti circulation disturbed and congestions ensue If clothing must be unevenly distributed common sense would suggest that the where tlie great fires are cept burning might to he extremities which for off and de- pendent like needy habit and inheritance wrap fold after fold about the waist and loins overheating and en- feebling the most delicate parts of the vital machinery while Uw neck and arms have often only tue tion of the gown and tbe fact teem to liow blue beneath rasing n these columns we illustrations of to cover the whole body evenly and easily A flannel combination suit of shirt aad ers thus out worn beneath a cambric or muslin of the form as pretty as should devise would be an absolute against the sodden colds which our fierce winters and rapid of temperature inflict on so many delicate women This would dispense also with the heavy petticoats retting on he hips which weary the wearer more han she suspects one beneath tbe gown answering for grace and cleanliness It seems to say a word the victims art a generation who iaevilablj- deny the offense But If they will look at mtn whom Du Maurier and as the English type of perhaps their comical pointed will to look unlovely to them arul their abused diaphragm in escape their hostile It of the corset wilich is not understood Even ihen that mail is not warn tight the steel ads which close it in front forever press press on a sensitive nervous center de- a capacity for women can comprehend The wofflan who carries her dressing will take out sew op the ia front slip it on over her atad at her did when time of leas value Tin whalebones will break a sooner ths stays will loae their trim aUMle earlier but tbe gam to health ana temper will prove incredibly great If in addition to women would adopt kind of suspenders or to lift weight which hips an too p t to sustain their dress reform would vilU nigh of the failure of most at a more and wear taut tbat teneral use is tact that the aud they and to their stern hygeia But changes which we suggest need hardly the In beauty is ao upon as amona nobiaat that it is out aud np i waste human never see it is every saan aad every woman ought to a part ef that beauty When the have de- eloped a strict about bodily health it will superbly handsome And when women abah to put conscience into it race as jaf i to live in these fair daily gives ia ef ronn and color makes sack of tbe of that shame to and apply our This of linking on for it of tft I mat aad with jitt is apon cloth aasl that earthly interests of buttoned Lord hat died than anv other chancellor ia the past rears save Hh is valued and hail hardly any raal estate BOW at lord Cape of is tart was SMT VaO THE NEWS OF THE STATE Telegram SAW Dec 7 Interviewed Gen Drd ing ui reference to the visit of Gen to don aud ton It seems that some ago at tbe of Uen Ord CoL HL tt An- drews vice president of tbe route extended an invitation tu Oen has intimated he would like to avail himself of tbe invitation to visit Texas and at ao early day will probably visit your city Han Antonio accompanied by several of bis staff The ty Gen first having to obtain official from Sty of A stranger by tbe A T Clark as arrested today for various articles from a house near the alamo aad pawn nig The congregation of tbe Hoed rally to his aad denounce those who accuse him of Immorality as etc There was a well attended meeting of last night Ahull thirty more signed their Then have been but thrall deaths in San Antonio during past being Fred Kramer Father of Morales An occurred be- tween deputy Aaton Adam and Mr Anderson ta which pistols were drawn bat third partial Board vr ottier CMr lat a A Dec board of met for reorganisation On motion the former was con- with Drs W of Willis aad W H of Howton Drs Aroher a to wait on Judge aad that law which medical biardi MACKID the bat ar rived Dec A statement is published to the that feeling iii favors a t New pointed and regulating medical practice is not with ui Blauy in this medical district sod to investigate for inefficient working aad confer with the legislature for o having the Uw amended and made effective Ad to second Tuesday In January to meet at Houston to This will be the first of new board In the district court the ease of nn vs City on for taxes and which city bad ref to a was compelling the to the sarar on terms for they lamed and any balance on pons after being used fur taxes to be pak out of the general tond touches a fund which has of other tbe last fond had left of to-day will consume It the city with an empty safe Twenty odd sand were paid out to-day prospects that city's be consumed as accumulated In- speak of compromise bat know not where to berm Dr Moon residing on street about two wetks ago out of charier employed Charles as baud man around ing mad with a watch and razor to of doctor's boarders and train tramping on to-day to a great widow Friday evening next tae O C 9 social hall wita a From parties from it that Cooper diad than to-day from wounds at hands of John Oreer AT or City ml Dtc it the governor's action in ting by the city tat carrying The city ta Infested by of and robbers and have so frequent that the special ores fnr weapons and it using a very endeavor to repress crime The ernor it charred with thwarting forts of by of and One bat white town als with impunity Many think the houses of Austin foster more aad aid aad criminals than all other agencies It is a pretty aad may result if n fixing the for ful state of affairs during several weeks part Night before hut a man was knocked by robbers jury in the Dill tried for crookedness in load titles brought ia a of guilty and two years With to Un News Dec asked ad- till Monday ia older to arrange other Monday and not retain the jury If one shall obtained under surveillance till state ao if could filled in by other court re- fused thinking that case now being under way should proceed no Defense then motion to quash the venire and returns of venire Overrated aa to ai to with lea to amend latter with leave to further till Monday It to that motions mutt of very material character and of legal bearing before they win be allowed to the time of court Telegram to Truta Dec of appeals following va the from toria and Railroad Co vs Dean t Daan from Bad Birar on vs W E Smith Texas and Pacific Co vs to gal eerr J H H B vs JTB Rockwell and remanded Riley vs the State Houston vs tram saies arati CtO- to Nml Dec an le of the Ceatral passenger wen tt tome one the ticket and room tan case and with tbe about A party amisted this morning for want Aa affray m a man named aad a dentist ia which th latter wat very cat ta the hia en trait protruding affray aa far can be grew out of etc Thomas aa oat sen of tUa dind tail I I Ar -1 Dec from DeDas while o a ball of wan m a at Co of HM by Aral la LK Dtc l to-day Si L alaia la Nov A private telegram dated Una 16 the Doo Mannd Prado for meriy of and dart of the w was the The un- During his be was particularly on who from Dec e nan of tbe late of in of Bar J G H H Waters Joha and W P and two o here test froa Krw Funeral services at tbe Christ K P was filed A nearly aU Ve rectors af thai aad a from various pans of state York aad elsewhere read by bishop of V relative of the bishop Rev of Christ church Rev Fair rector church aad Dr Hod at Tbe cem etery in the family lot Bishop ham of this wat unable to be preheat oa of feeble health New YOKK Dae The board of re- view of the national concluded its test night and de- doted to hold next averting csi the Monday In Chicago wat to a six to at the call of the president at a time BOW aad any to and facts to the o tte board The report IDS hi association exhibits showed on Nov 1 1818 deduct Ceylon the hud of aad coffee hat now proved a wonderful Place for growing tats of which find great favor hi recently returned from Behring strait the of eruptions oa and Dnv nak three of the Aleutian Islands On aa the village of on of August The paper used in the administrative de- is Prof The paper used in the ad of the French w wood tho of im to this material and or win lOtt A who had been thrown from bit by a adl had his skull wat takon op tried tor drank and than disd aitd a Tory dis- covered not drunk at ad but only injured by efforts of tbe to ate the the R in Poland an stated to hani been that pope wOl Biake a final aad to czar aad should this prove will an encyclical letter the conduct of to the catholic A at 13 Tears in whom Dom talent tbat baa tried the ia Un vary him In played tafia i roing rnat It ol the recent at the effects of late did not include the of novel ttt which saVs the has been hi ttt raa of the books is the of framed Hogarth named in Mr Lift af as in bit According to says tb Sitak as to oa leaving when in tUll staying will to St The rather to be that owing to hi wil the the ctar to pass tbo fa af to of Germany KS an lent system of subterranean From Berlin radiate to Frankfort aad Tbe from fM to cation Hamburg and Bremen Olden Btaden and atata will be added to the system at bat as the weather will Tbe duke of erected a at Halkin Wales at bis sole and on tbe of October bud tho foundation of another at Mold land ta her in A very different sort ol wealthiest son It be to that selfish ary Beckford immortalized by Byron under that title The duke minster is all great should b In London spend their Maori on amid tbe galleries and of his palace and make quaintance with tbe masters on tbe walls la th be is foremost in every useful and kindly work Tbe government having recently Roman catholic who had deprived of their livings to present for tbi against the Etonian catholic clergy Vatican has akea steps to if were any favorable prospect of negotiations n order to ui order to situation and convey bishops with a view to war for also to open with An old legend asserts tbat tbe at of which the it says plan will never be advances towards have been made during the past forty years have unsettled somewhat old belief in This however of late beau revived by the Inn of Prof Heim sity of Zurich tbat tbe of stow taken from which were employed for fouadaHoa and pillars are fast a chemical and that probably bef on this centory the any tali to Hie ground Another tact which has excited fa tbat the new clock cor- from canaon taken from tbe French not been ia working order for a veer and that all efforts to it han Notre Dame de Paris has lost ment which was perhaps her most con- one A ago high winds wept over Paris aad of the strongest away from tbe spire of the hurch the gilded weather cock which mounted it The dethroned bird hi no- where to be Whether he plunged iato tbe river or waa picked up from pavement by unpatriotic and pedestrian man not Within the outer frau of that bud was a neap of minted The collection included emery Freach of current la whether of ler curer or from a to a piece Then wen in tion colas of or another the facet of all tbe of In tbe of Us during tbe recent transit of R A or the eminent astronomer noted a very i In i A kiefat spot was seea on the disc which to him to be central and of sensible Sim It looked be says If were a round of black card and the bright a boJe pierced through with in this of tbe of tbe spot d the was tbe rather ed tbe nature of the a small cloud passed part the face tbe whole of which to the spot 11 was tbat waxed and waned it shape but was steady Mr Proctor net was not allowed to the the rather wide apon re- am paper aau and bat spet may awn ar leas it asked tabular earth stay aot be so also a lately killed and eatsa br on The betac of iiii hat of hmM of fiat of tvo of i OB I THE NEWS FROM ABROAD or rax TO that ataMia mrnt baa received tbe reply at tbe at Afghanistan ta tbo It Z dated November IV bat to to have baen written of br the emir uf the news of tbe capture of AJ The emir criticises the alleged friendly of the British ment and dedans that iu action in tbe past hod not been such as to raise a pre- sumption of friendly intentions plains that refusal to receive Sir ville mission was not In tended to be hostile but was doe to fear of loas of He declare that no enmity Afghan titan and the British government that be de- sires to former friendly relations and that be will not tbe visit of a tan tall Dtc new Krand vizier bat law declaring ministerial In reply to from Ax menian patriarch that justice should be done all Ottoman sub- and government posts Oiled without reference to religious In conclusion he We nil pray to th same in vba mosques yon in tbe churches Tbe rumor at a new political treaty be- tween England and Turkey originated in the submission to tbn porte by of the detailed statement of tbe chief points ia previously adopted re- Rumors current that the fall af the bite was caused by the discovery a conspiracy and that Terver hat been exiled to and to Bagdad but they are Times OB the leans In Dec lima leading edl this morning says If the leaders of tbe opposition ere to support such unreserved censure of the government as both bv lord Halifax and Mr resolutions they ought to be to move resolutions themselves o move thet tbe bouse disapproves the conduct of her majesty's government is to propose as direct a vote of censure as cei be conceived and the responsibility moving such a vote ought not to have been left to private members However it is t matter of congratulation that we shal have the fame raised at hut in so plain and straightforward Tbe resolutions now moved cover the whole ground under dispute and touch the heart or the question Another Dec of tbe west South Wales district bank denies is liny foundation for the rumor caused tbe recent in tbe stock exchange The rumor however is reiterated here day coupled with the persistent assertion that the bank will fail unless upheld by outside assistance The la Italy ROME Dec the chamber to-day signer declared that yesterday's ministerial statements were tory He presented a motion the ministry to execute the existing laws En order to preserve tranquillity The de- bate was adjourned until The Dec royal rescript was read in diet to-day announcing tbe remain in office Genera Szapary lias been appointed minister ol finance and M Kemery minister of com- merce A In Dec will probably bi Monday in con sequence or refusal to a subsidy to in- losses caused by the late negro in- surrection in the island of Santa Cruz leath of a Leader Dec to the Daily News from chief of the and crats is dead Dec chamber of deputies bos invalidated the lection of the Matteucci the commander of the Italian scientific expedition which It about to set out for Shoe was on 12 received by pope who manifested a keen interest in the of the prise and bestowed his benediction upon leader Cardinal Simeoni the prefect of tbe congregation of the propaganda fide has furnished Big Matteucci ters for the three apostolic vicars in Abys- sinia The Italian society baa held a meeting to discuss the proposed explorations and expressed the opinion that tbe two expeditions under Sig teucci and the marquis Antinori ively should afford each other mutual sistance Writing to the London nrd A Proctor points out that Kelper was the first person to suggest tbe pro Debility of moons accompanying Mars In a letter to his friend in 1610 Kepler I am so far from disbelieving the existence of the f oar planets that I long for a telescope to anticipate you if possible in discovering two around Mars as the proportion to require six or eight round Saturn and perhaps one each round Mercury and Venm It was from this suggestion no doubt says Mr Proctor that Voltaire and Swift rowed their guesses which however present in way tbat some supposed they bad really tbe an idea utterly inconsistent with possibilities even t Kepler's original suggestion be over- looked A small of acid is Found by to stop together Phonic acid only suspends it The former fact is in accordance with what b known of the properties of salicylic acid NEW YOKK Dee 8 percent exchange bonds are strong IOC State boads dull Tha weekly statement of the associated from the shows the following Increase specie leral Len decrease deposits increase reserve decrease Banks now hold n excess cf die legal requirements Cattle Si Loms Dec in rood demand but porkers U M packing common w choice 90 butchers to fancy heavy 10.500 Cattle hi verv supply and butchers and took all on the market at prices fat 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