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   Alton Daily Telegraph (Newspaper) - June 4, 1883, Alton, Illinois                                Volume MONDAY JUNE Number AUTEN Have Just Received from one of the Largest Importers in New Navy Huntsman And other shades of Oros Oraiu Black and Colored Surah Black and Colored We invite an ineipeotioh of these as we can safely say they are the best goods for the price ever shown in Auten RAILWAY TIMK rrr OHIO AGO AND On and after HtS tratnt on the Cliloiigo aud Alton will loavt Alton us follows Fur Loiilii Ltghtiilne 7 00 m Hprtiigllcltl AccouimoitaMont Kiprcss Mull t m i Kbiisas OJ ty 5 M in Alton Aecommodatlont ui For Chicago aud the East Chicago Mallf 9 Bprlnglleld Accomiiioiiatlonl m Ijightning 0 06 Per Burling ton null Kausai Kansas City 1eorta and Llinllngton Day Express Kuneas City change at Godfrey Accommodation Jacksonville m t TBxcept 4arltallroaa Time la ten minutes tastet than City Louis Division Ticket INDIAN AND On and after April train on this line leave Union Depot as follows Oolug i Day Express dallyl Accommodation except New York Express dolly 7 80 m Going to Louts i New York t Express m Boston and Express dany Sunuay in Day Express All trains leave the Union Depot In Alton on City BURLINGTOX AND Trains leave tho Union at tollowa Going North i Express except Sunday 8 8l Night Express except Saturday W UPPER ALTON j Trains leave Upper Alton Htattoaas follows GOING Mall mid Paul QOINO Through pusaenger Mall and JINE GOLD SILVER Jewelry 1 Silver New styles and pattern Just can now offer you the largest took ever dli ployed in Choice goods at very tow Particular attention given to Fine Watch by one of tho boat of It la for your interest to give uu a j corner Third fund Piasa Every known variety in S and plated to suit all of There is no necessity of vonr pa tronlzliiK peddlers and We have lii stock every iitylu and fooal number of nutted to all tbut CUD be fluert for veiYiuuelilcusnionuy tbap you would to nay these selfityiod or poram buMnK optical M New ujnsos inserted Into old 9peo tacle repairs and supplies of all Sewing Machine And parts for all for sale tho latest improved Sewing MacHinoSi New Homing Davis and At very low figures Wo do em ploy canvussors or you oan thut by buying dlroot irom if you wilut u tlrst clusij inaunlno call and examine our Over twenty yours ox iiuricnco In selllntt and repairing tue dlnor entnuikeaol mauTilues enables to appreciate Hud select the bust modem Improved lor uur REAL REfRESENTIKQ THE FOLLOWING FIE8TCLASS CO 8 of North America Ciritlsh and Continontal Qirard CHens Western Assurance AND OTHERS A UASHCAPITjiL IN THE AGGHEGATB OF WE ALSO KRPRE8KNT THE Mutual Benefit and Travelers Life and Accident Office Over Alton Third and State W JL IK from God lnvatlon u large AFloe UetldAvimfur Tho Boixiw plaoo at lato real deuce ot For tllTlsjSSIk farm Alton trout Godfrey ou tlie llrltfhtpn road i 2 story 7 rooms and outbuildings BO propurtvi bnJlUlng and iDHcliineij In flrM olam ruparr tlie ovefts are t lite very bust stjlo aud all ready for Volrm for 0718100 acres off the Kflndttll tract In Up per can be had nt a Tle BreiitU now orauplud by B corner IStti ant Alton i i in Uiialson from Bolu Harry Tajvlor banUome brick bouie and onaball For 1 Loe on State sticottwa frarao anfl aim bouse will bo sold totOJtbtHor WmrrLK BMIJUCY sold at 1i7 acres M UpperjUton and Uodfiwy also A nuea WlU cold separately or togetuer About tnUor of For Hick OUruulo Dlnr Impurity of tlie and alt Utseasea caused bj Be ntnf atDMit of Bowels and 8TMPTO1WS OF A DISEASED Bud llrcalh Vain In the tomcllmw Iho in felt under mlilakcn lor KhetinutkiKi fnmral loii of itppcllle Dowels with lai f JUi U dull and Trfth infciiyrnlr of MOHnpanled wrthaofi nail undone somethlnc whtcH ougnt luen done ii dry cougn and fluthtd face Is sometimes an often mistaken for consumption the patient complains of wearinns and debility easily startled feet cold or somttlmes a prickly sensation of tho skin ciiists spirits arc low and ahDangli utlstied that extreise would be bene can up fortitude to try dhitmsts erory Several or the above symptoms attend the but cases have occurred wncii but few or them yet examination after death has shown the lilver to have been extensively It should bo used by all old and whenever any of tha above sylnptouis Fenians Traveling or Living In Un healthy by takiHg a dose atly to keep the in healthy will avoid all Blllouw Nan Depression of will invigorate like a of but is no toilcattng If You have eaten anything hard ofl digestion or feel heavy after or sleep less at a dose and you will be Time and Doctors mils will be saved by always keeping tho Regulator In the House t whatever the ailment may a thoroughly safe alterative and tunic can never be out of The remedy ic harmless and does not Interfere with busluass or IT IS PCRKLY And has all the power and afficacy of Calomel or without any of the injurious after A Governors Simmons Liver Regulator has been In usi in my family for some and 1 am satisfied it is valuable addition to the medical GILL Governor of Alexander of says Have derived some benefit from the use of Simmons Liver aud wish to give it a further The only Thing that never fulls to I have used many remedies for Dys Liver Affection and but never have found anything to benefit me to the extent Simmons Liver Regulator 1 sent from Min neaota to Georgia for and would send further for such a and would advise ail who are ikrly affected to give it a trial as it seems the only thing that never fails to Mason From actual ex perience in the me of Simmons Liver Regulator in my practice 1 have been and am satisfied to use and pixscitue It as a purgative only the which always has on the Wrapper Uie red Z TradeMark and Signature of ZEIUN BV ALL BAKERS CHOCOLATES r Jfaktrt Premium prepumtion of pUIn chocolmtofor fam ily Urtolfott from which the oxceu of oil hu bHa cully dlgwted and admirably adapted for a drink or eaten u oon f6ctionery U dfUcbma Article i highly by Invaluable M a diet for chil ChocoJattt a meat excellent article for Sold by tirocetB BAItEIt JDo Bargains Bargains IN Oliiss and I Crandalls Crockery THIRD OP PO8ITK Just Another lot of thd Celebrated OPAaUB PORCELAIN Comprising Beautiful New iattorua of Plain Porcelain in Stock Also Gold and Fine Decorated Tea Seta Aisorted and Uandgome Deco rated Toilet Seta also the beet quality and Fine Stone China Ware Toilet Ewer and 7S eeuta 8 inch 1laloa 36 a sot Jups and 39 Other gooda in Lowest Cash myBdwtf Just Received AT Crandalls Crockery Store ANOTHEE LOT OF THE ROGERS BROS Best SilverPlated Ware Double and Triple Plate Table Spoons DeBHcrt and Table Pickle Castors But tor Dishes Triple Quadruple Plate AND OFFBUED AT THIS XOWBST CASH Also Uogers llrothera Triple Plate Table at per set and tlielririplo 1lato Ktirks at ft per THIRD ALTON JUST RECEIVED 4IJI Crandalls Crockery Store New and Beautiful Patterns OALV PINT S Kueh A ICluln 8IIAKBU S aud TAULK SALTS 0 Kllili COVKUKO la Kiinlii FUUIT w SS Kavhi 10 COIIIB Km hi OVAL UAKDS Kucli OAKfti Xff IClKlii F11D1T IS Kuril XO PURE LKAU QLAKM 6u Knuh lul HASTlli So AL80 A VA1UBH Uf 1LASS 65c XUIKO NKAULY marls dwtf GENERAL AND The Recent Alleged Fraudu IJent Lard fi The Recent Storms in Nebraska TexasA Man Lynched in Notes KANSAS June the wellknown heuil oil ho firm of itnvltir ot this wus vluwttd lain Sunntiny the report thrl Kverliiglmni of had refusttl to rounhud tierces of laid forwanled from tilts bunking houne Dclng uskrd reiinrding ttin Kowler Bald Information from niy brother In Chicago that Kverlnjtuam had refused u large number ot Uercis of our lard on the ground thatit was prime To stiy tbitl I WM ireally hardly expressus Knowing that the hint was all anil the wrong WHS soriievvjieie eliejcoiifciuded to awult MuOenclia atNvrllon that bad examinedand Jnsptiotcd the lard privately and bad evidence enough to Jus tify him lirrHfustiiK to keep any more of Unit lirand from the firm is he did inspect it he found It up to the fctnud Is It true that other firms also refuse to receive the siune lardV I think and if they did It would ave been a natural consequence of excitement mused by the action of the former if the lard was up lo the why was It rejected The flrm of EverlnRliam Imve been buying up Jurdfrom nil quartern for Kama time jast with a view of cornering the my Idea la that thev more on hand than they can handle and want to get rid of It and repudiate other contracts that they have ThntlsTny tor they could have no other I also It IB re ported that he bus not Imin able to work off his stock as he would like to have raised all kinds of objection us to the quality of that which he In com pelled to I suppose Is about It Is said that the lard refused as being below standard and that Everlngbarn must take the on SatuttJny I read a dispatch from my brother in Chicago that tho lard had beeu carefully Inspected and found to be fully Up to the This inspec tion I Suppose was made by the committee appointed to investigate the iiinlteruiul ad Just Itll s complete vindication of our Thu NebraKkn But few sjidi tiooal facts he gathered concerning the great flood lit Council RqUnds of men were at work all day long trying ui their property from the general and restore their homes to an Inhabitable An effort waa made to secure a full list of tin but It mis found to bu impossible as very few could give anything like an accurate estimate ol the damagu they bad Scores of families lost liotb furniture and houses being itwept But the more fortunate ones have taken them and will provide for their wants until the relief committees get to Few people doubt now but that the total loss will amount to though as yet it is all The heaviest aside from that of the fulls on who is out about bv the wreckage of Ills new Opera 1he have slvnltlnd their intention of helping Many cases of hairbreadth escapes have been In some Insliinces whole families being obliged to spend the night In treetops to get out of the reach uf the The flood and its humorous side though few have felt like laughing us One that bU bouse was about to took his child on his back and waded through water waist deep to a place of Returning he took his wife over In the Batna imiunor and1 left bor with the Then bij baok again for his loading her on his tried to cross once Find ing himself unable to make the trip with safety he tumbled the old lady into u bandy clothes and with the aid of a neigh bor carried her The trains arc all running though tbo Hock Island gains an entrance over the Burlington andQulucy tracks and the Northwestern runs In over the Klotix City and making a detour of many miles via A Tennis Cyclone ni June storm that raged aver north Tpxas Saturday night strjjok Hunt in the shape of a doing great damage to buildings and properly but no one Is reported killed or suriously Among the buildings known to bu de stroyed are the Methodist Scliiefs large brick warehouse and the Western Union Telegraph Tho county court house was considerably damaged and a large number of frame bouses careened and moved ptt their The wildest rumors as 16 tbo xtcnt of the storm are in eoino placing tho buildings destroyed as high as ono and that scores of people wcrii killed and but the details given ahovo aro all that van be stated with Iihe telegraph wires to Greenville are nil prostrated and efforts to reach there havo been unsuccessful up to AT June terrible tornado struck this city at But urday evening with disastrous Kuln fell In torrents and for twenty min utes the tola destruction pf the town seemed Tho wind came from a northwesterly with terrific A survey of tho city shows over one hundred and tifty houses down and moved off the blocks and pickets on which they while a large number of oth ers are mo less The fcuriul wreck seems most too to bo Only one life was of a Sev eral persons sustained severe how An Unknown MAM Fount Juno The body of a man was found in a Chicago and Alton railroad box cur near Cockrells elevator yesterday The do roused was about 6 feet Inches jiintly complexion and sandy mous tiiehe 1UO pounds 40 years old woruu cotton gray black felt hat itnd plow A timo check of tht Iron Mountain railroad was found ou his person IsBiiod to John The body had ibe apuciranco of having been dead several The coroner took possession of tUt says llrowns Iron Itlltors entirely ruilevod my wllu ol weak heuduehon and tdwiwk Cnrlmroiift June terrible of criminal recklcHHiiess rill the parl of A Oiiltuil Slates which reiulUul lnlhe killing of three haft JUKI come to Komo lliren weeks ngo I6pulyMarshaI Mershon were looking for it couple of iUnr ierclM In tinChlfknssW nalioit Mar iltod They were supposed to tMttl ncer laln and JiiFt iMfoii thny tirivitinded the with two if her children II land Iflyiurst were slcflpllig the trriN owing to the and the on ly it j no years wasj in tbo iitiirshal on riding up Woke Hi MIL 11 ml thin1 somes drunken Indiana weie crossltiK rieth ran ifor tlic house to bnrribade the The the closer nee tjicv wed Ihn parties optncd liiilh of the lioy Htiil wnuiUIIng the They rushed bitojtlie ami e lying there III tho dim kliiif and On dlscnv tKiig Ibflr inisiuki lhej lift linu reported thiil killed three tint Ihc fiwMs litivc itre cxoitid over and are ditirmiiicd to sift th6 matter to the bot All Un June ahuut titu Vvai siuihl mill broiisrlit In shore Saturday The liocly scemiHt to U6 Xhit of a Inlfoivivnrid the supposition1 is thai he came o Ills by foul piny M marks ovir templii iylllcli nitiilu iVv siiinn which fiilleil llewas dressed as fpllowi black bbJctoe stripped blue cheviot A frw BlriiKKling lilaik hairs wtra to Indicate the color of his All his personal propelly consisted of a pocketknife and while Deputy Impaneled a Jtirv and they gave a Virdicl In accordance wlthlhti above CROPS IN Some Interesi g Statistics for Chronic Hail ol has preparednrevjiied pllatlmi of the crop slatlsiics which will puiliciihirlv interesting wlien II will hi renicmhered Wow the croakers had tho crops all riilliecl hist pprlniras tliey have them annMitlated The i olid crop for ISSils fiuallyflg ni ill Bgalnst and for corn crop for 183S is put at for at and for JS7fl The crop for the years 18T1I and 1881 are given A reference totha of a year mournful of heavy and corn which had ititteil and was Ictng Just the same as The otlicllil fleitres of the pMtcomo last year are thiil tlipiYutuo of prrdiejions may be eatl It maybe well also tosupply an official relative to which show that this item is tjot so large us IgHohictlmiK A4coWllng Ho I hei Bureau t export of tiiiitr lor year ending was iOJf per of the crop for thu jfiar Muling ii bfthe cropj udaforthe it 32 15 The uvjiJirtgi for the punt iiixiceii been iiliutitffii It obvious dminind lor oncfourili ol the crop can not the lint the holm demand for thu liireefcurths wilh reference lo the present crop vested In up to of the Bu nail of Wiis but bush els of wheat anil barrels of bimhuls uf corn aud biirrcls of K June uf has at too head of the list in thu examlna the appointment Of assistant sur geon in the Hospital of the of Colunj Kugeni Wasdniii Ml South Batllo of North Carolina and HuMlcil ol iilsQ There NKW is a ruiiioi cd looseness in the Ull tiid Elates Miiii at Ncw which lij likely lo cost two or lliree of the olHclals nt their It Is said that Bon and Albrccht are hooked to The cljargc tiled hem arc of a general general demoralisation being the principal MtKHMI Dlwotpr of the ileft Waslilnglon tills evening upon an official to the milling regions In Western tSuilCH and for Uio purpose of cdlWtliig statistics ottlinlrmliicrul produc lie will also supervise the annual settlement of the accounts of In charge of Western mints and assay Sliirltuiiitt As the star route trial draws to a close tho Jury have become more than ever objects of solicitude lolmth mid movements of each of illu twelvetenants of tlm liox are lully by The Uov ei iniuMit IK suspicious of the inovciiienU of one man In it Is hus been furnished considerable work by HorMV and his and for many months past this mechanic has been under constant Several of the ex detfctives dismissed from their positions hero on account of collusion with burglars and other crlnunalH an In liu employ of tho and these gentry upend their time tliicluallng between the courtroom and I he At tho latter place Hntdv lias established his and here his employes report dally vfhat they ire Merrlck began ids argument Miner Is ihe only defendant who the iMiiirt but the olhor conspirators arc In hailing distance bhquld Ilieir presence be Theri sepiqs lo lie no doubt ainung lliu Uovurniqimt counsel thul will wind up this a has finished about two lldnlsof his The middle of Jiiiif In as the Inlost duto to to which lht case can be prolonged beforo submitted til the lor Yollow Nlonn June at iM hint scHsion apiiroprlutixl for thu piiilicllon and impnn emenl of thu Yellow Slone Nallmi il and Included In this sum wus for the payment of a superintendent and ten inry Teller lias stdectcd ol the wlio will iccievit Ihe compiuisailon i pr and rumitlnUec will ie nuinud at another The park Kimh will bo their du us follows IViinnylvaiiliii Chainburi Mini Wol MlnuesotM Kilrniinil New York Jauiun and Tlicy will enter upon Ihelrdulles Inly when thu appropriation will become and will bo under Iba dlrcrijnii of Superintendent of the iHtik Mc relm y Teller destiputed Uavld nf thu lunerul Laud and clerk to AsiUUUt Sfcretuiy a committee to In spect and submit a report on tho cauulUoo ui tho Vcllinvstuiic DlHuiond Dyos any lutly oait got K ud retulla lie boat e iw dyu wun antud truo to name aud Wit rnlHumn New June QeiierAl Oronhmli has Issued an order cll pMltnastfrs at Unit and aicond offtcen to hereafter clve personnl at tention and not to absfln without ituthorlty grntitod upnn wrllton nppllcation to the Judge Orestiam that bin reason foi iimkUis such a ruin was owing to the num ber of defalcations that mid been In ought to noltcA by Inspectors of the Pottdfltce Investi gation khovred that the postmasters In most canon when financial dllllculllcs had arlsei were In the habit of trusting too Implicitly In their Politics was at t lie bot tom of the but under tbo new or der no postmaster that disobeyed the In would have an opportunity to re peat his There Was no necessity for postmasters to run awav from their business to work ur n nolltlenl boom foi and while at the head of th poslofllco said Judge Ores I shall put my foot down agalns North Carolina June o the eoiilliloii movement in North exCongressman Jesse Yatcsufthat who Is now said The coali tion In North Carolina Is A tMng of the past defeat killed Hid movement won last year the power of public plunder would have kept It together for hut H could not stand North Carolina In really Oerno crntic and give an majority for the party In the presidential election next All this talk about carrying the electoral vote of North Carolina for a Itc publican Is sheer and the men of who talk way know They serve their political by keeping up that and thats enough for Volloiv feror June Marliie Tlonpllal Service Is makiili arranireineiils to KHsinne chiirirc of the at which ban been auaiijoncd by the Board of owing to lack of Daniel Burgess the agent of Uid board for some will be ap pointed tinder the new The fulled to pay his salary last having used all their money Jnthn payment of other official duties in the various States who weie near enough to have some inliu on Burgess will probably liaVc to go to the Court ot Claims for his In view of the anpcarailce of yellow fevor on shlprhoard the Marine Ilos pltnl officials ocbltfd proper authorities to examine the vessels leaving Cuban ports for the United Homy Revenue June receipts customs and InlTiial revenue Satur day round nunibcrs customs receipts amounted to over This large wus owing co quan tity of sugar which Is being brought out of bond and entered far the new sugar schedule into effect A MobH Fnlpl June Ham an idle character of wai niTcsiud jnat week and placed In jail there or the murder of near Win tefsetj one year whose to Ills mnilv lltile Hamninr was arrested nn tho evjdence of a man niiind now in on wliose tiaiemcnl the body was who said Hammer had confessed to him next day after the murder that bp killed Newell for the pension The Inquest found llam Bier iHornlnir ONBHUNrillKH MASKKU MBN assembled at the courttioiisi square at having been refused the keys by the broke Into tlic building with crowbnrn and Ilittinsr a rope around HtinunerH who declined their offer to hear his nicy lead him out into the a liiilllft ringliiL the 1cll In the court lion e to alarm the town In the The rope was thrown over the limb of a tfw and Hammer was pulled The other end of the rope was then made fast to the one of the party roseUp to tin struggling Hammer nnd ended his sufferinif by a iwolvsr shot through his The whole party tlrcul Rrovolver volley and galloped There Is very lltiln excltiincnt at Winlcr Hammer was forty years old iind his aged father lives ou a farm near that 1nnlPirs June Delia Stow art itariHll will Tunsday evening In this cty by attetion sell her pictures and other works of She has recently sold her family laces Jewelry to personal The holisu iitid farm at Jiordor has been advertised lo Psriioll cities not Intend to go abroad ushas been but her devotion to the liand Interest for three years past has excluded attention to private affairs aud here resources have di She Is adding something to her Income by literary The Income of her two Charles Iariiell and Jolin have been lessened by the Innd loaguti John iarneHs In coma of from land In Ireland has not been received in throe A year and a be settled on a plantation In tuitl Juno late a section foriinian on the of was struck by the cuniionlmll going west at 1U5S Saturday about iOO yards west of stniloh at this literally cut to lie came ou tliu train to this place and was said to have been drinking Siilurday He was about thlrtyuvu vuara old and leaves a wife and seven Ksmiirc Klmblo held ai killed by the Ills ruimdns were a u uurecox nlzable Uu was Identified by an old pistol he bad uiid was trying to trade HOIUO other anil Junei erilur ol Texas and mils reqeotly stated to u gentleman of thin city In that the and lAHilu NariQHgaugo road would bo and from to by thq 1st of and counecllng as It dues at With the Colorado and Santa will give the mad an outlet lo all principal points North and Euit ludopuiKiuiil of the Juiild Tllfi WUcal Juno An svuiiilmitlon of some of the wheat fluids In this vicinity which falrust to ilia eye shiny Unit are all not 1 per of the being This Is so gnniiiil as to lend to the belief I hat Ihe crop will bu even Itss thai has been A prominent commission IKIUKC Ihut per cent of tin llulds urn whllu tho remainder win over 00 Juni tho difiuililiiK will plead gullly of ciiibtilcuieiit of VMW at but will resist the charRO of bu U alleged In Imve liml on thy Tcxtis He will deliver an address to thu which he cuvurluj IHljnlx MlssMuiy snyi llrownH Iron ItitUiiH cured mo nl m i vous THE PRECIOUS The Yiald of Gold and Mines In June following Is in ahstrart of the special ot director of the upon the production of precious melaliln Ihe United now In the hands of prhiter The yield of the mines of the United Slates for the year 1882 was In gold and In Compared with the previous Ihlii shows a decline of In and an Increase of In The comparative decline In the production of gold grcaler In California than any other state or the yield being 00 less tlianln This resulted from an interruption of hy draulic mining In some of the northern and middle unuiitlrit of the owing to liti and also from a falling nft In tint production of the quartz mines at In where mining Is chiefly there was a and also in Ne Idaho and In silver the principal increase was in Montana and New Idaho showing an In crease of and New Colorado furnished about ICDD silver than In The production of I lie country was from states and territories as follows XtW Nurlli Small Washington Wyoming i iBOidflO California still maintains seramil place in the list of gold and silver and and is likely to do an sometime to She suits brought to prevent ha deposit of debris from placer and hydraulic mines have been virtually More attention is paitl to the development of the quartz minis of and their lowgrade by improved amalgamated promise lo yield in future a Its gold fields slyjw no evidence of exhaustion on Ihe the magni tude of the deposits In river number and permanence of quartz as well as the virgin ground yet un Insure a golden harvest for many years to Nivadtt shows n decrease In srold and sil ver of about which is chiefly due to the rapid decline in the yield of thu great which reduced it from first lot bird This state has suffered probably more than any other sec tion from stock speculations and misman agement in but H reaction seems to be setting and mining In Nevada is being conuuctod on a more substantial Tu Idaho the production of gold was slightly less than in the preceding but there was a notable increase in sU the mining Industry increased 111 the increased yfpld having been in which from fii 188118 In 1882 ITtah shows an Increased production of In and the permanency of of the mining industry In tho Territory Is Arizona has maintained her large pro Juction of nearly New the oldest mliililgsecllon in has not hitherto appeared as producer of but during the last two years discoveries have been which Increased Ihe annual produc tion lo In Colorado It has been claimed there was a large excess of production in 1W2 ivcr that of but from an examination f the flic shipments of ore and Million from the smelting works show nerease to have been In the vaiuj of base TOOK HIS OWN Domestic Trouble Destroyed All tha Com forts of June aftor noon about 4 oclobk Charles u Aenllliy but eccoutrli citizen of A cltv uuuiit eljclit inlles from tills shot himself through the The life of tills nmii had been such an eventful mid sDiisiilloniil one that tills act of suicide WUH riot altognther When ayuiiiiK until he came Into pussoiiiilon uf IIUIIICIIMI wealth and niarrlcd to one of the most respected ladles of who went to Louis wlm llarrlHOii to While there his money profitably aud lie was tinunchilly when family troubles cuine In the appeuninco ol n young man named It vvna claimed by had won from him lliu So ciiiilldent was he ot her change In heart Unit he determined 10 move from tho elly at which 1m goiiiKto where he invested his hirjje fortune In land and ccneral en Ihc man never recovered from lliu INIIDKMTV Of HIS uiid so uiucliwaa he Impressed with the fact llnilic made It lib principal business lo torment his who declared her Innocence of the mudo iigalnsl The mun soon become almost on thu and used to beat her unmercifully when In one of IIH eccentric The best citizens of thu hud always respected the got wind of these troubles and attempted lo Lct the wife lo Hike measures for a bul such n she would not bear uiid ne iiioriilng her corpse found Inim the rafters of the bmii from the rear of her elegant u viiiim to the miilfclmis mistreatment of her Tho Inlshund himself cut down thu dlxcolortxl body and conveyed It toilm front parlor III the und scrvanls sny lie looked at thu corpse mid Now he nolliavu Tho loss ofhln wilii served only to excite lifb eccentric mill In itbout six monlliH he win IIKIIUI uin rlcd it one of most respected uud wealthy lailleii In after it hard year und a WAS FOHCKD TO OKI A CIVO11CK front him on Iho grountis of Since thut lino lie hus lived u life of iiluiost total buying up aalatile property until ho wna coiisldired the money kiiiu of the Saturday afternoon he went down lo tho vllliixe and made a ilnnonlt of and Wiis about to leave lor home whtll lieliegun aetliiK und murmurimr ilowh In his buggy In front of OlilltciidciiH where he sut for a few then pulling Ids liaiul Into bit hlu riiuket ho drew u revolver and plucliiK It to loft brciist fulling out of thtt bujgy 1ho rclutlvns of Harrtmau are well extremely and before Ural fnuilly trouble ho lilmsolf renpioWo and lie MIH ul WUVB und in his will ootiinatlips all it Ills cstiUito this Home of ino Frjenii less In and A coro nira rnvtulcd Iho fautu an tUcu audthu vurdicl BENSONS Oelorv uml Ohamomlle 1illti i 10 worth their weight in uulil in ml eick lieadaohs ot j WK   

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Those looking to find out more about their forefathers can empower their genealogy search with Newspaper Archive. Within our massive database, users can search ancestors' names for news stories and obituaries. We must understand our past to understand our future!

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Your Membership Includes:
  • 25 page views for 1 month
  • Access to Over 130 million Newspaper Pages
  • Ability to View, Save, and Print
  • Articles featuring over 100 million people
  • Weekly Search Alerts - We search for you!
  • & Many More Features!
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Your Membership Includes:
  • Unlimited Page Views
  • Access to Over 130 million Newspaper Pages
  • Ability to View, Save, and Print
  • Articles featuring over 100 million people
  • Full Access To All Content including 10 Foreign Countries
  • Weekly Search Alerts - We search for you!
  • & Many More Features!
Subscribe for a 6 Month Membership only for $99.95
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Your Membership Includes:
  • Unlimited Page Views
  • Access to Over 130 million Newspaper Pages
  • Ability to View, Save, and Print
  • Articles featuring over 100 million people
  • Full Access To All Content including 10 Foreign Countries
  • Weekly Search Alerts - We search for you!
  • & Many More Features!

What our Customers Say:

"It is amazing how easy and exciting it is to access all of this information! I found hundreds of articles about my relatives from Germany! Well worth the subscription!" - Michael S.

"I love this site. It's interesting to read articles about different family members. I've found articles as well as an obituary about an uncle who passed away before I was born, and another about a great aunt. It's great for helping with genealogy." - Patricia T.

"A great research tool. Allows me to view events and gives me incredible insight into the stories of the past." - Charles S.

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