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Marion Daily Star, The (Newspaper) - August 10, 1893, Marion, Ohio MARION DAILY STAR VOL XVI NO 224 MARION OHIO THURSDAY AUGUST 10 PRICE A CENTS OHIO STATE NEWS Dispatches From Different Buckeye Towns MINERS AND MINE OPERATORS 1 Ale Come to Some Terms U hMi Will 11 of the ot Prisoner Nett of Inter- to State O Aug A meeting been in progress in this city for the 24 in the result of which is involved the employment of over 12.000 men and the proper utilization of ions of capital John Nugent ot the Ohio division of the United Mine Workers ot America called together the executive committee to the proper method of ex- tending aid to the operators of Ohio during these stringent times The miners have evinced a disposition to all in their power to lighten the burdens and permit the wheels of com- merce to revolve In fact they are willing tii bear a little more than what they believe to be their share rather than permit the mines to close and by believe that they are aiding the tire people of Ohio The ators have submitted a proposition to in 00 but the miners have re- the and in return have of- to return and receive one- and notes for the in till days The miners insist that this is a fair proposition and ime that be without hesitancy It i- open secret with the miners that all the operators nre not short of rash with which to handle their ness but at the same time they have decided to stand together in ment to secure extension desired It is believed that an amicable ment of the mutter will be reached as the miners state have an equal interest with the operators in starting the mines of Ohio ELIJAH NEVIN PARDONED Who Ilium II For His O Aug Governor has granted pardon to Elijah Nevin serving 11 lile sentence Iroin Ross Kight years ago in John Stout was killed in Ross county and Elijah and Joseph Nevin weie arrested tor the crime Joseph in secured a change of venue to county and was acquitted Elijah was convicted at the April term of the Ross county common pleas mid sentenced to a life imprisonment The pardon is granted on the mous recommendation of the board of pardons the trial judge and mob of Koss people on the grounds tint the crime was only is uncertainty as to the decree of and because large ment of the community believes that Elijah killed Stout but took the crime on to save his brother who WHS nt enmity with the dead man The evidence at the tinio showed that and Stout were fighting when Elijah came up Stout was to pull when fired and ftom was killed The jail at twice while he was there but he refuse 1 to escape and and at once notified the sheriff of the others The case has been longht all the courts and has attracted wide attention There was no remonstrance CHEESE An to Palm OIT Slinking on Old O Aug Dairy mid Food Commissioner McNeal has written the commissioner of New York remonstrating the sale of im- pure chiw made in that state and shipped to Ohio The commissioner has had two simples of cheese analyzed sold to Ohio soldiers and sailors home at Sand One made the lowing Per cent of fats to total solids order of butyric acid butter fat 7 The other an order of acid fat The cheese was quite when The cheese was purchased by William Edwards Company Cleveland on April 21 and York state brand No 83 full cream The analysis shows that the was made from milk with foreign fats added appointed yesterday as L F- M Paul county O W H M removed La Washington county ioan vice I C W Athney Vincent I Washington vice J F Hadden Wade ton county U W Bedillion vice A It Hoffman removed Nu ZANESVILLE O Aua ment has been published that the Ohio State Liquor has indorsed ator Men for re-election J W tier the vice president of the league states emphatically that the league has taken no action looking to the ment of any candidate and that the only action of a political nature was the passage of a general resolution re- questing members of the league to port liberal and fair minded persons tor senators and representatives He stated that the league might take n tion indorsing candidates in the f but that no one outside ot the league would know whom they had indorsed O Aug have been posted by the Lloyd Booth company William Tod Com- pany founders and machinists that all employes working nine hours a day would next Monday be expected to 10 hours a day without any in- crease in pay The change is lent to a reduction of 10 per cent the Jester COLUMBUS 0 Aug left for west Jefferson tc arrest t In 1890 he lived at this city and deserted his wife Viola one month the birth of their child She never heard from him afterward but day as she was passing through West Jefferson she spied him working in e brick yard She said not a word but immediately swore out a warrant foi desertion conny or vice E Radne 1 figs J C Gallagher M O Aug closed yesterday evening with a banquet after selecting Columbus tor the next year s meeting place and electing the following of- President A S Bellsmith oi Dayton first vice president L C Over peck of second dent L D Baker of tary William Bower of urer Jacob Becker of Cleveland O Aug The Lake Shore bridge well known for the horrible disaster of 1870 figures in the supreme court in a case tiled un- der the ol the Lake Shore com- pany vs C Humphrey It pears thai prior to the disaster the had a draw and when it was re- placed no draw was put in Humphrey sued to have 11 draw on the ground that the river is navigable Three O Aug While at work on the Jackson block John Parker a contractor while ad- justing some tackle was hit by a ing wooden horse and precipitated from the third to the tirst floor falling head first and striking on the timbers as he fell Physicians aiv fearful that he has sustained fatal injuries Colonel For Judge 0 Aug 10 Gilbert D was nominated by acclamation for the position of com- mon pleas nidge by the Republican convention composed of the comities of Muskingum Guernsey Noble and Morgan The district is ingly Republican to LIMA O Aug Fire broke David Dewitt's barn at Ada where the children were playing and his old daughter was roasted to death Her mother heard her screams and was seriously burned in trying to cue her WASHINGTON C H O Aug Walter Beeson a farmer living near Vista this county died day from flit effects of stabbed by Joseph Jl Parson a neighbor ing a quarrel concerning a line fence A 0 Joseph of this place while asleep at night walked from a dow at where he is employed His injuries consist of a broken leg a broken nose and a cms hed hip AH to Be 0 Aug Ohio Southern employes from President Saul down have been notified that their salaries after date will be re- 111 per cent Several will resign 0 Aug Deloss of the Cincinnati and kingum Valley railroad was fatally in- jured in a rear end collision between his train and an extra coal train LIMA O Aug The oil town of Cygnet near here was almost wiped off the face of the earth by a fire ing in a train of oil tanks and spreading to adjoining buildings aking No Alum 1 Millions of Years the liy a Hull 0 Aug rific fight between two lingo bulls at the fair ol Tmy O was fatally gored The caused a panic OH it Wire Fence O Aug Dick Boyles WHS thrown From a against a barbed wire fence and his right leg was split open full length An Death 0 Aug John Englehart who was killed at the depot met hie death accidentally The cor- oner so decides I VERGE OF FINANCIAL RUIN Hubert II Iron Millionaire an LEBANON Pa Aug H Coleman the iron millionaire has a deed of assignment to his brother-in-law Archibald Rogers of Hyde Park N Y and Henry T dall of Reading Pa vice president of the Trust company both of whom have for over a year been managing his estate The document is a general deed of assignment bearing the signatures of Robert H Coleman and his wife Edith E Coleman and transfers all the erty to the assignees in trust ing Mrs Coleman's The liabilities will approximate 000 and it ia claimed they exceed assets Mr interest in the ille Tampa and Key West way has brought him to the verge of financial ruin EARTHQUAKES AND CLOUDBURST A Number of unit Him Aug were felt in several districts in North Styria Wednesday morning Several buildings in different parts of the districts were damaged by the shocks No loss of life has teen re- ported On Saturday there was a cloudburst in the vicinity of Gratz the capital of Styria The mountain streams almost instantly raging tin rents an i the waters swept down into the doing great damage A large of people were drowned Many hen of carried away in the floods and much property was de- YELLOW FEVER IN FLORIDA Two at nl Have Left UK.- Fin Aug 10 The county of health has issued the following official The board of health regrets to an- that two deaths occurred in this of Rev F C Wnite and Ellen pronounced yellow fever The houses have been isolated bedding and clothing destroyed and nil necessary precaution taken to prevent the spread of the same The public will be notified immediately any new cases develop and at present we Bee no use for undue This created almost a panic and at least people have already left the city to Aug some navigators expect to reach the world's fair today after a long and circuitous journey by water from ver They are Captain Otis Corliett and Dr W J Hamilton of Denver who starte 1 on April J on a They floated down the South to North Neb and down the North Platte to where they struck the Missouri river and thence floated to Kansas City At St Louis they exchanged their a skill and rowed up the Mississippi river to the Illinois and through the Illinois and Michigan canal to Chicago of Mimll NEW YORK Aug great scarcity of currency is conspicuously shown in the refusal of the Chemical bank to continue its custom of ing the currency needed in the New York Central Railroad company's rolls Cashier Quintan of the hank It is unreasonable to expect us to supply in small bills at the the present President Depew of the New York Central The Chemical lank is our depository and will continue to be It will give ni what currency it can spare and the rest we will scrape tip on the outside somewhere For a OTTAWA Aug the face of the protest made by the government papers it decided bv the cabinet to withdraw about of flic 000 or more in the Thousand islands group in the St Lawrence which will of for sale at auction at The large islands arc included among those that are withdrawn It is in- tended to use them for park purposes No conditions will lw attached to those that are to sold I ur Siller NEW Yoj K Aug cates advanced to bid and 80 at the Stock Exchange There is a brisk demand for the certificates while the supply is smaller than for a time The price is the highest since June 27 last No transactions were reported n Burglar Aug L Schoppe a prominent druggist at Twenty-third and Water streets was shot through the head by a burglar who was trying to rob his store wound is considered fatal Aug sive of E A Company this was totally de- by fire Loss insured unknown A DAY Two of Hold at the tional Capitol SILVER QUESTION THK SUBJECT A Committee Appointed to Introduce a the Act For Free mid ot Silver WASHINGTON Aug was a day of at the Capitol The house adjourned over till day so as to give full to the silver men for their consultation which is to be oC tlw broadest character Mr Bland made it known that he desired all friends of silver whether Democrats Republicans or Populists to consider themselves welcome and also were not to be excluded if they choose to aid their colleagues of lower house with their advice The hall of the house was closed shortly 12 o'clock and tho friends of free silver began caucus The attendance was small up to p m not more than members made their appearance The doorkeepers were instructed to notify each member who applied for sion that the meet inar was confined to Free Coinage members There was some unfavorable com- ment at this peculiar instruction and it was argued tint the result would be to keep out of the many bers who are in u doubtful or mind or are not prepared to take an ex- treme position However that may be it was a noticeable fact that the at- tempt to draw from parties failed signally tor but one Dowers of in the deliberation of the silver men Mr of Texas acted us man of the caucus which is the first ol its kind has been held in the for several years The discussion the fact that there was present some who were not tied to the to 1 ratio A motion was made looking to tilt preparation of a by which the man law should In repealed and fret coinage of silver at a ratio with gold to be agreed upon provided tor Thf developed that a ratio of to 1 would bf acceptable to whc felt that the old ratio should changed The caucus adjourned at o'clock after having adopted the following That we will a repealing the clause of tht Sherman act and providing for the free and unlimited coinage of sil ver with full legal tender quality of such a ratio as will provide and maintain parity gold and silver Bo il further a committee of seven be appointed by the of this confer ence to draft and introduce such a anil take proper steps to secure the full and f discussion and consideration thereof and 1 vote of the house the hill and all proper amendments The committee provided for in the resolution was named on Messrs Bland Hinckley Boatner Lane Bryan and Bailey Mr chairman of tho com- was afterwards added to tho committee A caucus was also held by ic senators before the hour of meeting of the senate but adjourned after a session lasting about two hours out reaching any conclusion as to the line of policy There was a strong ference of opinion respecting the silver question and the caucus adjourned to meet again in a few days Meanwhile the subject of silver repeal will not ure in tnn the purpose is to adjourn until Monday SENATE'S SESSION It Only lotted and No Done WASHINGTON Aug senate was in session only 20 minutes and a considerable part of that time was by the chaplain in an eloquent eulogy of the late Senator Stanford of California The only item of business transacted was the reference to the committee on appropriations of the house joint tion to provide for the payment of employes of the house during the present extraordinary session A motion to adjourn was made by Mr Gorman of Maryland the mentary leader of tne majority and Mr Platt in role for the ity demanded the yeas and nays All the Democratic senators voted for ad- and were reinforced by all the senators from the silver-producing elates The negative vote was given by tiie Republicans The result Yeas nays 21 and the senate ad- Higher WASHINGTON Aug cy of silver according to London ad- vices received at the treasury is ward It is quoted in London at per ounce The price paid by the treasury on Monday lait was per ounce This advance is accounted for here largely by the heavy demand for silver in China to move the tea crop LONDON Ang sum of 000 in gold was withdrawn from the Bank of England yesterday for ment abroad Of this is for shipment to the United States an I for Montreal Gold in the Ang gold the treasury is above tht fold reserve KILLED BY MOCCASINS In the With fulled Aug in er the daughter of Hightower a trapper and who lives on Horseshoe lake in the St Francis bottoms Arkansas was killed by moccasin snakes in a singularly milliner The moccasin loses its vision entirely during the month of sheds its skin During the period of its ness the reptile is very vicious and strikes at every noise other times it is a timid reptile from man and is therefore practically harmless When blind it seems to its inability to make an gent retreat and guided by its ing will advance on an enemy Horseshoe lake is famous for its ber of snakes had killed hundreds ot reptiles her life most ot which was spent oil and near the hike and had little fear of them During the morning she her canoe to a drift of in tho of thu lako for the pin pose of foiling There was no one at homo lint her brother aged ti years Jlr tower having to the of the Jake with the only other bout they had When Mr Hightower returned lit noon he found the Iwy running up ami down the shore of the lako crying Tho child Minnie got on the drift and fished for a few minutes and then to something with the polo and scream Then she fell down Hightower looked toward the drift and could nee his daughter's body Jli paddled quickly on the island of logs which is not more than Kit yards from the bank The sight Unit met his eyes froze the blood in his veins Lying on the logs was the girl dead swollen and discolored almost counted seven largo coiled on and around the She was barefooted and tho marks of the serpents fangs weie on her feet and legs and face and neck It was apparent that tho gnl hail found a colony of snakes on the pile and that while she was killing one others bad bitten her on tho Sht fainted from pain and flight and tin reptiles sunk their fangs in and neck She probably lived an hour it is doubtful if she over recovered con- The snakes showed no disposition Ic retreat when the father They struck at him as BOOH as he set loot on the logs lie patched two with his then a tho remaining did not ho got a long pole and thrashed them t death It took him nearly an hour to his child from the drift pile A BAD DAY ON STREET on York NKW Aug New York Central and Hudson River company has decided to discontinue four of its way bd this city and Chicago This action ex- by President Depew was t aken because there have been in proportion travel tho two cities Mr said We are now running daily through trains between York and Chicago two of which are to the west Our train service was increased partly to meet the supposed world's fair demand Alter tho bad day in Wall street when prices went to pieces the through travel fell off per cent enough our passenger earnings exceed thoso of last be- cause the local travel and that to inter- vening points has been increasing Tin falling off in Chicago travel indicated that men of family worn afraid to bo away from their business if they hud any or away from their investments if they had no business The Exposition Flyer on which the price is highest and the speed quickest carried prior to that duy its full of passengers Its average fell off to less than one-half that We can take off four trains way and perfectly accommodate our and through travel on the oilier trains now running WHOLESALE DISCHARGE The In the Mining ST PAUL Aug Lake Super- ior Iron company has discharged 200 men at Hard Ore mine leaving only tho Hematite mine working with 300 men employed against 700 employed July 15 H is not improbable that the mine will also lie closed down The Lake Angeline mine 600 men will reduce forces y about one-third and will work the men retained on time From present prospects every iron mine in tne country will be in U days with 7.000 men idle in county alune and in the district The condition is already much than in and is growing CHICAGO Aug M residing at 00 Walton place committed suicide by asphyxiation The dead body was found in a back room wuh the gas turned on at Cull head ley had been very despondent of late owing to unsuccessful speculation on the of and to the fact Unit ho had lost his position as chief clerk for the Western Transit company Viet Colo Aug Ules are leaving their reservation in great numbers and are some plundering ns they go and fully destroying Twenty-five mounted men have left here in and tho authorities will at once mako efforts to get the Indians back on tho reservation The military may Ito called out 1 liplu-st of all in Leavening Latest U S Report Baking Powder ABSOLUTELY PURE Virginia Honored as the Mother State of the Union GREAT EVENT IN MUSIC HALL It n T pic Southern o Thiee of thla Aug win honored yesterday in a most Otis manner as the mother stato of th Union Tho national commission ad without transacting any ness to attend the exercises in Musi Hall Director General Davis came 01 the platform with St Clai and shook hands with United State Senator Daniel General Leo Colonel A S Buford president of tho Virginia world's fair board and prominent Virginians of Virginia Mrs John H Wise Mrs John Paul thu lady managers from th Old Dominion state and most of the stato connected with tho fai also faced the audience of people It was it typical southern gathering us nny ouo could tell when the stirring of Dixie fell from the instru of the Iowa state band Such outburst of applause not been heard in the white city President Cleveland pressed the on the first day of May The leader o the band was compelled to accept tin compliment by calling for the playing of n plantation medley The first par of the program consisted of the follow ing selections by the to invitation ti the Dance and a medley of Colonel A S u typical Vir ginia gentleman 70 years old stirred up the patriotism and state pride of his audience in an historical speech and in Luc who wan re with much enthusiasm General Lee of a mighty American are keeping step to the melody of inarch of civil and religious liberty whoso first notes were sounded the sky that beams on thu of tho Old Dominion Am when in her pride and glory the United States exultantly flashed around tho electric circle an in- to all nations to come to this great city and behold the marvelous growth of her institutions thu grant civilizations of her society and tho recourses of her states ginia the oldest in thu sisterhood clasped tho baud of her guests in crowning hour stands forth m all tht glory of statehood and with soul within her climbing to the topmost round of the ladder of pride proclaim to tho i gave the which with bright blade rolled the battle down tho mountain and inscribed victory on the folds of your starry CONVICTS PLOT They Intended to Ky Aug daring ami desperate attempt the convicts to blow up tho walls and was discovered by Warden Norman The principals in the were the two brothers and u fellow named Millard all desperate men who are serving terms of IJI years each foi blowing up a hank and to burn the town of a few years ago They had acted suspiciously for somo days anil upon investigation tho den found in possession two rels a largo quantity of dynamite ami other explosives They evidently intended to make n death struggle for liberty after blowing up the prison walls Some ol the other prisoners who claim to have been in thu conspiracy gave away plan of attempted cape The brothers are thu most desperate men confined in tho prison and one of them was once con- lined in the prison dungeon for a year on account of his attempt to break out Walker Berkley a former trusty who lias not been allowed outside of late however accused of huving plied the conspirators with tho cartridges and other ammunition One of the pistols was recognized as the one which Berkley a few weeks ago stole from O 1C Blaekley an employe of tho Mason Ford company Strict surveillance will bo kept upon the prisoners who are sullen and dis- appointed over the failure of their shot hy u Aug L Schoppe a prominent druggist at Twenty-third ami Walter streets was shot through thu head early Wednesday morning by burglar who was trying to rob his wound is considered fatal CONOi NEWS t Thu u Neu from willi Sim will lie Veil rejected his ad- vances diaries of Jackson Mich shot her then killed himself Ploughman n farmer was to death and his brother John wounded by two tramps at Pa The jail ut Ills h closely guarded to t ho t lynching of James assaulted H year-old girl The in tho Indian Territory am about to move into thu Cherokee strip tu eject which is to mean the strip will soon lie President Smith of the Louisville and Nashville railroad issued an reducing the of nil employes except men fiom 10 to cent C M Wright Company bankers at Ills have and the cashier Butler lias disappeared ing n letter t hut ho has 000 of the linn's cash The British wheat crop now estimated at This leaven quarters to lie imported Deducting tun stock left over from there will lie quarters Dr Herman ot believes that ho haa Sophocles skull It was up near Greece by the doctor's brother who director of thn royal possessions of Greece Governor Brown of Kentucky has de- to commute sentence oC Henry Hall who killed his bother in u quarrel over a game of cards and the murderer will bo hanged at Pikesville Tho probable yield of wheat ill Illinois this year is ed III bushels an acre and of corn 80 bushels to tho acre Thu estimated yield of wheat in Michigan 14 bushels an acre In furtherance of plan of the lists tind to boycott the east ernor of Kansas delegates to confer with foreign at the world's fair on thu subject of trade with Europe by the way of Gulf of Mexico Dr J S F Miller surgeon at the diers homo at Togus Me is aged M Victor aged 10 stole a horse in Fleming county ICy last Monday and was captured at Maysville when he Mie for sale A heavy earthquake shock was felt in Snn Francisco shortly after t o'clock Wednesday morning Two shocks were experienced at Tuesday And that tired fooling loss of appetite and nervous prostration are driven away by Hood's liku before the morning sun To realize tho benefit of this great medicine give it a trial and you will join the army of enthusiastic admirers of Hood's Hure food's Pills They should bo in every traveler's grip and every family chest a box KNOWLEDGE comfort and improvement anu tends to personal enjoyment when rightly used The many who live xt than others tind enjoy life more with expenditure by more promptly adapting the world's best products to ho needs of being will attest lie value to health of the pure laxative principles embraced in the remedy Syrup of Figs Its excellence is due to its presenting n the form most acceptable and mt to the taste the refreshing and truly properties a perfect effectually cleansing the system dispelling colds headaches and fevers ind permanently curing constipation It has given satisfaction to millions and met with the approval of the medical profession because it acts on the neys Liver and Bowels without ening them and it is perfectly free from every objectionable substance Syrup of Figs is for sale by all rials in 50c bottles but is by the California Fig Syrup Co only whose name is printed on every package also the name Syrup of Figs and being well informed you will not accept any substitute if offered
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