Broad Ax, The (Newspaper) - May 14, 1898, Salt Lake City, Utah IThe people's y Favorite Lake for Chicago City St 036 p.m Lake 1 from Kansas Ity SL nsas City and 8.10p.m. II Mam Telephone No. 665. oad Co two nights Other one night the only line through of and the only and Library Can 11 and la boon rl and Chicago General irt at Salt Lake City dally 13, 18S8.) 8t k City and p m 3au 1 intermediate a. m. che Og points 7 IB p. m. 3U 3 SB m nd intermediate 6-20 p. m. Tooele ART Kansas and Park City a. m. Cache Val 8-00 m. liate 6-2S p. nx Kansas Portland and 7.50 a. m. Frisco and 6-00 p. m. 745am. dally except south of Juab under Masonic with the Union h Pullman Palace Keepers Day Coaches D Sen. Pass iJKT IAK OBT INK Morado oute to Glenwood and MTS EAST. trains dally d through Free Chair Equipment The only Chair Cara to tie and Intermediate and Ogden Ive at West Temple THE same rule in the purchase f your ou would in pur If you r the same price you would take the he C. M St. P. Ry. Omaha and if ELECTRIC IM SOLID of the very ad safety appliances ballasted steel rail les shorter than any ly figure in the c Lighted o Through Tourist nsco to Chicago We Give us a call L. DOWNING 212 S. West Temple ike Ogden IB In Sept and Lagoon 8 00 a.m. ajoa 10-00 a i 408 p.m. 7-OOp.m. pan p-m m. and TOO p. m. Q and 2-00 p. m d startling S. Sen. Manager KE HERALD 00 pa A inr v vouch load t Let us all hope that the J Tamp of liberty will con- J to burn in all men until there shall no longer be a doubt that all men are created free and No one is deserving of liberty who is unwilling to grant others all the privileges he claims and exercises for HEW TO THE VOL. SALT LAKE MAY 14, 1898. No. 38 ASSOCIATION OUR Of the Peat and the Future of the American by D. W. A. M. D. THE AND THE DEMOCRATIC We have already observed that slavery did not become a national or political issue until 1840 and that the Whig party succeeded in defeating the Democratic Bnt we will refrain from reviewing the Harrison and Tyler tion and before proceeding we wish to impress this fact upon the mind's of the members of our race that James G. an der of was the first real abolitionist to run for President of the United He was by the abolitionists in 1844 and he ran against James K. Polk and Henry but Mr. Polk de- both of his be- fore he had assumed control of our I government he lost the friendship of a great many leaders of the Democratic William Cullen David Dudley John W. Silas Benjamin F. John A. who became United States senator from the state of New York in 1845, Azariah C. John Van son of- ex- President Martin Van Buren and Samuel J. who was a found admirer and disciple of Martin Van All of those former great captains of cracy resided in the state of New York and they all became famous before ending their earthly President Polk was in favor of waging war against Mexico and conquered and that the of New York would their determination to vote for no candidate for President of the United States who was in tavor of the further extension of Martin Van Buren sympathized and was in full accord with those who were opposing President Polk and his war While conversing with his friends he re- called the vote which he had cast twenty-eight years before against admitting Missouri otherwise than On February 16, 1848, the or free soil Democrats convened at Utica and John Van Buren again being the chief figure the convention praised John A. Due for supporting the Wilmont and it declared that a senator from a slave but now a sturdy opponent of extending the and Long the warm friend and admirer of tin Van had a proud pre-eminence among the statesmen of the Delegates were chosen to the national convention and an address was issued which set forth at great length the soil principles of Jackson and the other Democratic The Democratic national con- vention assembled in 1848, and it nominated Lewis Cass for President It condemned Wilmont It declared in favor of letting the new territories themselves decide upon When the returned from the convention they held a great meeting in the city hall New York and John Van Buren and the other orators who addressed the meeting declared that lash had resounded the fiddle and the bow and themselves with the shovel and the the extension of slavery in all the new territory which would likely be acquired by the But Samuel J. Tilden and his were opposed to the ther extension of slavery and they controlled the Democratic party of the empire state and they swept the state in the fall of 1845. They openly fought Mr. Polk and his ad- ministration and endorsed mont in which was em- bodied the opposition to the iion of slavery into new David Wilmont the author of the was a Democratic member of congress from All the Democratic members of congress from New York supported the and the Democratic bers of the state legislature gassed a resolution approving it and com- mending their senators and con- gressmen for supporting it. The first of Democrat New York bled at Syracuse and David ley field proposed resolution to the effect that the crisis had come the Democracy of New York would continue to declare their hostility to the extension of slavery into territory now Lawrence Van Buren the brother and John Van Buren the ton occupied very conspicuous on the David Wilmont of Pennsylvania addressed the meeting and before a resolution was passed by a through the halls of the national The delegates issued another address which was written by Samuel J. fearlessly calling the Democrats to dent action and they again met in convention at Utica during the month of Samuel who had refused to vote for Mr. Polk in 1844, was selected to pre- side over the convention and he said that if the delegates did their duty a clap of political thunder would in November those who were favorable to the extension of slavery shake like be t THE FREE SILVER CANS OF WEBER ON May 7th, the free silver Republicans of Weber county convened in convention in the city of Ogden and standing the fact that the ing had been advertized very extensively for two weeks prior to that date and the further fact that the Hon. chairman of the free silver lican who was present to address theie was only abon thirty-one delegates present tt grace the that cent number was composed of young men and guided If the brilliant editor of the Utah State Journal and his henchman who call selves free silver republicans cannot master any larger number of ad- herents to the cause of the Hon. Cannon than what in convention on the above HON. FRANK J. CANNON AND THE OLD WET WHILE the campaign of 1896 of this state was at its height the Hon. Frank J. Cannon traversed all portions of Utah and delivered brilliant speeches in favor of re- high protective bounties and free and at the same time he was egged on by the old wet hen better known as Bishop C. C. Goodwin to admonish those who celled themselves free silver Republicans to hold themselves aloof from the Democratic party and not to vote for their candidate for congress nor for any of their county When the senator addressed a large meeting which was held in the Salt Lake Theater shortly after the Republican party of this county had nominated all of its county and legislative the senator commended each and every one of them including the Hon. W. W. Taylor ex- dog to the voters of this and at the same lime he was thoroughly familiar with the fact that Mrs. Emmeline B. Wells and several others who had secured the nominations from the hands of their convention were avowed and renounced McKinley The old wet hen of the Tribune ook up Senator Cannon's slogan if high bounties nd free and it also en- and advocated the election if the entire Republican ticket of his state and It even wallowed Hon. W. W. Taylor who championed the single gold and the election of Major And the Tribune and Senator Cannon both predicted hat death and damnation would broadcast throughout our and if the people would elect a majority of congressmen who were not in favor of the theory and deas which we have referred But Senator Cannon and our the old wet hen did not in- timate during that campaign that they would be in favor of dering all their pet theories in der to acquire free and at the present time these two men are engaged in condemning the Democratic party of this state because its members are to surrender its time honored principles for the sake of rewarding Mr. Cannon with the United States On Thursday July 1st, 1897, the Hon. William J. Bryan and in closing down some of the largest mines in our During the campaign of 1897 the Tribune contended that the free silver cause was not an but its true friends and ad- contended that it should enter into all the elections both city and But the Tribune ridiculed that proposition and wanted to know if the free silver Democrats intended to establish a mint in this city in case they in winning the It also championed at that election the cause of the candidates who nad been nominated by those who were in favor of the single gold If Chairman Jones of the cratic national committee is of the opinion that he can further the Free silver cause in Utah by openly advocating the re-election of the Hon. Frank J. Cannon to the United States whose mind as changeable as the shifting and if Senator Jones tends to be guided and controlled by the unscrupulous outfit which controls the Salt Lake then it is high time lor those who are honestly in favor of free silver to repudiate the unwarranted inter- in the political affairs of this by the Hon. James K. Jones and reaffirm their allegiance to the Chicago platform of 1896. ZANE ATTORNEYS Deseret National Bank Bldg. ELLIS ELLIS Rooms 612 to 515 FERGUSON Rooms 104-5-0-7 Templeton W. Attorney and Private legal advisor Rooms 303 and 305 McCornick Salt Lake j H. L. I j Mining Litigation a Nos 81 and 82 Commercial National Bank M. 4 Co. Wholesalers and Retailers ol ETC. 213 SOUTH MAIN SALT LAKE R. K. Thomas Dry Goods The Waverly Bicycle only Oliver R. 29 E. First South St Trunk and Bicycle A the Peace Rooms 36-36 Salt JUake City ITU 5 AI C. M. at Lau and Justice of tht Rooms 209 210, Const Bldg. Thomas Marshall Jonathan C Royle David B Royle AT LAW 125 S Main Street I ake City HENRY Law Room 320 Salt Lake City A magnificent embracing all the latent of Iron Beds m white blue cream brown copper color and nation colors Brass Beds of exquisite des gn and beautiful ship Will be pleased to submit de- signs for Bed Draperies Bed range in price to I Y uj Room XA City and Salt Lake addressed the people of this city at the Salt Lake and those having charge of the meeting con- cluded that the the beat way to secure services of the ex- police justice of Nevada to the free silver cause would be to him to preside over the Bat iu this they were sadly taken for the Tribune of August 26, 1897, contained a cut of a beau- COMMODORE DEWEY'S GREAT WHEN it was authoritatively last Saturday that Com- modore Dewey had won one the greatest naval victories in ancient or modern the people of our city were overcome with great joy and on that evening they the streets and were addressed in front of the Cullen hotel by some of our leading We cannot recall an instance in the history of the world where such a marvelous feat was accomplished in naval warfare like unto that of Commodore That great hero stands today as the uncrowned king of the He is still engaged in sinking Spanish and he to sway over the Philippine Islands despite the fact that he has not the requisite number of men to assist him in restoring The latest dispatches indicate that Porto Rico's fortifications have been demolished by Admiral Sampson and that several Spanish vessels have been The first American blood was shed in the war against Spain on the 12th, and five cans were killed in an engagement with the Spanish which took place inside the harbor of But this loss is nothing in com- parison to the loss of lives and of property which the Spanish sustained in the Philippine The war may not come to a speedy close and our forces may meet with many losses and they may be re- Attorneys and EAGLE SALT LAKE CITY H. 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OF pine Candies AND SUPPLIES Jobber of Etc Telephone 301. 117 8 West Salt Late BUT YOUR THE LATEST SHOES SLIPPERS At Lowest Prices Shoe Co 67 MAIN NO. 62 WEST SECOND SOUTH ST. young woman with free silver engraved upon her crown which had fallen to the ground and which conveyed the idea that the free silver cause was absolutely dead in On the other hand it conveyed the impression that the increase in the price of wool and other products would more than COSH pensate the people of this state for the losses which they sustained in the decline in the price of pulsed by Spaniards in several engagements before victory perches upon our Bnt it is only a question of time before the will be conquered by the people of this the best and the greatest nation upon the face of the green H. 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