Questions? Call (888) 845-2887 Hablamos Español

Alton Daily Telegraph Newspaper Archive: February 5, 1890 - Page 1

Share Page

Publication: Alton Daily Telegraph

Location: Alton, Illinois

Issue Date:

Get 1 more page view just for clicking

to like us on Facebook


   Alton Daily Telegraph (Newspaper) - February 5, 1890, Alton, Illinois                                ALTON DAILY VOLUME WEDNESDAY EEBKUAKY 201 Enos ENOS announces that ho has established in a building purchased for the purpose a SANITARIUM for the BOTH MEDICAL and His experience during many years lias convinced him that all diseases can be managed more successfully in an institution of this under the constant supervision of the and with the aid of means not other wise at than when the patients are seen by their medical advisers at Intervals of several hours or The position of the SANITARIUM is and the surrounding are free from all noxious It is readily reached by the Second street horse and is near the Union The building is and arrangements are as perfect as is possible from knowledge of sanitary science and the requirements of such an Electricity in all its forms Oxygen and its compounds are provided as may be required by pa in addition to such other treatment as may be deemed A LARGE SOLARIUM For Sun Baths and exercise in cold and inclement is Bach patient is thoroughly examined by and receives hia daily personal FOR THE RECEPTION OP For further information address ENOS at the corner of George and Third ilil AfjQm I A A viLuaOGl Salary and Peon liar advantages to Block with fastselling OUTFIT yuarantet we Wrlto HROWN Thla houna IB I am now ruceiviug a large and varied stock of in all the prevailing for Spring which I urn prepared to make up in the GUARANTEEING A Perfect Fit Reasonable Rates and Complete 112 Third In for Are now Ready for Market Gardeners February and March are tho months to sow LAWN Try our own containing all grasses to make a Beautiful 100102 EaHt Second Conk raiitfd Last Five QUJOK MEAL tyxwlinii at Low Mil TIM RECOVERING He Keenly Ftols the Loss of His Wife and ARRANGEMENTS FOR THE A Tlirory Advanced Tliut tllr Srcrntnryn KeHidcnre Was Flrml by AVInit H rrimtliuMit Arrhllcrt IVIio Hlift Kvnntiiird lltn HotlKe All Sonlill KrinujjclilelilH ImUiflllltlily Datiglilur WAHHINUTON Trncy appunrx to bo considerably improved and is ruplilly recovering from tho effcts of As tho nflVels of thy opiates w r oil IK begins to realize inori keonly loss of his wifo nud The reaction from tho opiates naturally leiivui him physically His sou Krank reached Wusliiiigfon about 1 oclock Tuesday morning mid remained at the oxec utivo mansion during the In tho morning ho wont to tho house of fiancroft Davis and joined Tracys and a few friends who remained with his The latest reports from tho others who were injured at tho stato that thny are getting along very Secretary Tracy was removed to the White House at a oclock Tuesday after MVan the Sot Afire There nra vorious theories O3 to tho cause of the Baflled at other turnu many minds naturally turn to incendiarism and thoro are plenty of clews to support such a Tho nuddenness with which the lire broke out in all parts of tho house and the apparent stupor of some of the in mates Boein to demonstrate that incondinr ism hod followed an attempted if not suc cessful A large sum of money was found in tho it is ar gued that persons in danger of their lives as were Secretary and would never think of throwing tho money out of the The House Heated by Every theory which has thus far been ad vanced will bo carefully The commissioners have directed Building In spector Entwixlo to moke a thorough exam ination of tho heiiting apparatus of tho and he will be assisted by Chief of Police Hnri One of the principal archi tects in Washington has examined tho de stroyed He says that the heat used was that the main steam pipe rose through the house confined in a wooden In his opinion this wood has thoroughly dried during the past two finally reaching the ignition suddenly wont off like Bridget tho was not in the house when tho flro was She left it a lew min utes previously to attend ac cording to her story thoro was no evidence of fire whon she All Socliil Engagements Tha effects of the awful tragedy aro wide spread In Tho carrying of tho bodiiS tbo two dead ladles to tlio White House mid their burial from vir tually ends tho official hospitalities of the Were it tbo President and Mrs In tlio fnuo of the succes sive calamities in the cabinet could not feel able to goon with any works of 3 public social As soon as the deaths of and Miss Tracy were known nearly all tlio prominent families who had cards out for parties that would occur this sent private aud public messages to withdraw Thu tuncnil of and Misi Tracy will take place from the presidents mansion at 11 oclock Wednesday Tho services will occur in the cast Their remains will be placed temporarily in vaults in Hock Creek Tho complete arrange ments for the funeral were not perfected until lato Tuesday The Tall Tho Douglass of Johns Epis copal church will officiate at the The pallbearers for Tracy will rotaries Windom and Attorney General Postmaster Gen eral Admirals Porter and Tho pallbearers for Miss Tracy will bo eight naval The Schubert quartette will bo present and assist at tho B Tho f vmeral will bo private and only tlio ofllcial and personal friends of Seo rotary Tracy will lie DaiiKlitor WASHINGTON funeral of daughter of Secretary was held Tuesday morning at tho Elaine tho Father Bhonnan Among those present wero Presi dont and members of the and friends of the The body was token to Matthews whore hlph moss was celebrated by Cardinal Gibbons in tho presence of VRO Tho interment WHS at Oak jill the grave I ring brsido thut of her Walker StlUllMK of a year ago tho Northern Pacific Uailroad company found It was losing a good proportion of cool It was shipping from Its mines at Tim borllne to Detectives wore put on the case and after many months it was dls ooved that when a train of loadxl cars would detach a car or two from the run the stolen fuel on n side where coal men would get it the nixt day and sell it to local In this way about 300 oars of coal have been A number of arrests have The Klxlli National Hank NEW Hepburn Monday won authorized by the comptroller of thu currency to turn tho Kixth National bunk over to tlm now hoard of Tlio affairs of tho bunk aro now in tho Kiune good condition as before the Into ami the assets aro siiflleiont to meet the Cluasstm and Broker Poll aro i Btroul A 1ree Ilulvl wllll ltirlng a Hoclal olooUiral meeting at rltiissfurt while Deputy Hulnu was spoiikiiijj fliu overflow from tlm meeting oollldiid with tlm and u froo light fol Knivw mid stones wuro UMxL Tho fired with lilmik iwtrldK without afflict and then used bull Four were one woman was nml tflvniiil policemen won rulully Hliocikid Ijy ft I a while migngtxl with flrii of men 111 repairing tho vires of I lie riish KUvtrli Light on Vine rweivexl a poworful whluh will uudoulitudly prove His swung out from polo thirty fuet from tbu aud ho fell to the puveinoat uncon and provide sustenance for Tho nub coniiiltteo having clmrgn of thci McKinlcy bill WIIH Incrcnsod by tlio addition of Hiscock and Voor This subcommittee will give hear liiKS to New York brokers and importers who wish to protest against certain provis ions of tho MEETING OF COLORED In AUvmlitncH from Nearly Kvory Blnte In tlio AVAHHINUTON notional convention of colored men mot at noon Mon About 0X delegates were present prohably tho largest gathering of representa tive colored men that has over mot In this delegates from nearly every state mid territory in tlm Tho con Vejilion miwtH for thu jmrposo of advancing the interests of the colored race in this coun try is not connected with any political party or and is Intended to be strictly national in Perry of this called the convention to and fctated that the object of tho among other WOK to urge upon con gress the passage of the Blair educational bill tho passage of tho Chandler election and u bill for tho reimbursement of the Kreedmans bank Tho convene tion then listened to a long address prepared by elected a tomportry chair and adjourned for the Wagmnn IB The convention was in session until an early hour Tuesday and after a stormy scene finally elected Bishop Wagman as permanent His chief competitor was oxSenator To Gather Granger WABHINOTOK superin tendent of tho has appointed John of and Mortimer White of New chief special agents for tho collection of the statistics of Hydes division will include cereal pro and other special Whlteheuds will Include dairy nud market Spoko for WASHINGTON of Monday addressed tbe house committee on and measures in favor of the free coinage of sil He was he In favor of the Windom but was accept it iu preference to the present method of silver LEGAL TALENT AT NEW Celibratlug tlic lOOtli Anniversary of the KAtabllMmuut of the Rupruuie NEW exercises in com memoration of the 100th anniversary of the establishment of tho supremo court of the United States begun here Tuesday morning at tho Metropolitan opera ExPresi dent Cleveland Tho members of tho supreme court in their official robes had scats of honor on tho The judges of the federal district state court of ap and the common and othor and prominent rep resentatives of the bench and bar from all purls of tho country were pro gramme included an introductory address by Grovel Cleveland a welcoming address by Chairman Arnoux of tha New York State Bar association addresses on Tho Origin of tho United States Supreme by Will iam Allen Butler Tho Supremo Court and by Henry of Mis souri The Personal Characters of the Chief bv Thomas of Louisi ana The Supreme Court and Sovereignty of the by Edward of Ver and a response by the court through Justice BLOODY RIOT IN Striking Klnlnnders nud a Sheriffs Jome Come special to Tho Chronicle from says Fifty Flnlamlers employed by the Volunteer receiving per struck for Sheriff Adams and several depu ties went to The Fins turned but heavily armed and prevented other minors from going to The deputies armed with Winchesters were on the spot and com manded the Fins to but they re Fortyor fifty shots were exchanged and several Fins and one deputy were several An armed posse is now gathering in Igbpeinlug and Ncgaunoe to proceed to Palmer and quell the The GutTFleiutug Tbe Inves tigating committee on Harris charges re ported Tuesday exonerating Goff and Flem ing from any attempt to corrupt nny njotn ber of the but that there watr gumcient evidence to cause a tueptolon against A vote was ttien taken on Judge Maxwells resolution to seat nays If wan a strict party President Cnrr voting with the A vote was then taken on Chair man Kees resolution to sout nays again voting with the Flunilng was declared elected governor of tho state at 12Uf oclock President Cnrr voting the The vote was 4ii to Canadians Want Young Liberal club has passed a revolution after re ferring to Mullooks loyalty says instead of presenting addreateu of a reactionary declairing their at tachment to tho British Uiey would endeavor to secure for tbe Canadian people a larger degrou of selfgoveriimont and thus prepare the way for the complete indoiondcnco of their notion would Ixi more iiccoptable to Thn lawn Dun wore twelve taken in tho house 110 to and then adjournment took Caucuses wore held by doth par Thu Republicans did nothing that bus Tho DumocruU appointed n coimnlttol to look after tho presentment of jmrty Kvory monitor has his full Of telling him to stick and the cud of the deadlock o long way AntlAlllfon nro still coming Suing fur wifo of Uoorgo wellknown lawyer of thin suexl for n ulluglng noimnpport and Harding IB 00 yeart the son of of MOD mou i this and married his wife over thirty years Thoy have three tons anil two om of tho sons boln mar HiiicoHHfitl Trlul ol th nUtod thut a htwhly Bucowwful trial of tho telu phone him Iwun iiuulu bolwuen Moscow and ovvr of ordinary oud Testimony of Governor Camp bell Continued BEFORE THE SPECIAL lie Tlmre Wan K Million Dollar lichlnd the 11111 lie The Hoinc Hcttlen tho HinltliJuokRon Contoiteil Klootlou CMC anil Takes Up Other Tax on Fur WASHINGTON Canipboll continued his tostlmotiy before the ballot box Investigation committee He quoted from n speech delivered by Oov crnor Fornker at after the witness had denied that he had any connection with a ballot box In this speech Gov ernor Foraker had charged that Governor Campbell could not make an out and out de nial of his connection with tbo ballot box Tho witness wild that he quoted this had quoted an editorial from The Commercial show bow my denial homight make would bo Vyoixl Iuld to Uo The witness bad learned that It was the intention of Halstotul to spring the ballotbox paper on the public just previ ous to the Governor Campbell on to tell of tbo discovery that Wood was tho He had made every en deavor to find but Wood had loft Witness said he believed that Wood had re ceived money to go awayj from whom he had his Governor Foraker here Interrupted witness asking him if ho meant to state that Wood had been furnished funds find spirited away in order to elude Iteaelveil a Letter from Governor Campbell replied that ho did mean to make that Wood had been assiduously searched for but he could not be He was a poor man and must have been furnished money to get Witness said he had never had any connec tion with except in a letter which he bad received while at during the This was signed and stated that the writer would like to sue him witness about the Witness had not seen Wood until he was under ar rest Jin Blllllon Dollar Governor Campbell took occasion to deny charges tliat have been made that there was a deal behind the ballotbox bill Introduced by So far as the wit ness knew there was no attention paid to the bill in There never even an attempt mode to get tbo bill before tbe com mitten for The insinuation that there was a paper behind tbe ballotbox contract wlfh the witness name to and that the latter was afraid to make a denial until he bad obtain possession of this Governor Campbell denounced as nil unmit igated He also denied another insinuation which bad leon made Just be fore Woods arrest witness had received u telegram signed by Allen Thunnnu whicli led him to telegraph his attorney to post pone Woods WHI Anxious for It had boon insinuated on account of this telegram that Governor Campbell was not anxious for Woods Witness stated that tt was partly at his solicitation that Wood had been Governor Camp referring to Halstuids charge about tho stool guo aald that he proposed to have fairer treatment and something like justice in hfs with that genllotnuu in the future and he do sired to serve notice to that Gov ernor Campbell was shown the forged and after examining It he said that It was utterly incredible to hiiu how any man could look at the paper and think tbe signa tures were Tho Price of the In answer to witness said that when Campbell had asked him to introduce his ballot box witness bad without any controversy on tbe part govwn mont should fik ttio price of the The witness not understand thut by the pro visions of thebltl the attorney general should pay for each ballot box if the owners do Ue still thought that the attorney general had an option on the price of the Tbo of tei Governor Campbells uatlinouy adjourned until Wcknesday PROCEEDINGS IN Tbo SmlthJucliiion Contented Klcctlon Ulspaiioil 1 WASHINGTON long and noisy fight agalnt the consideration of contested election cane in tbu bouse came to an end at whuu after aii hours of the ques tion and Uwicle the vote was Four roll calls were taken before the mutter was each standing1100 to Democrats Tbo quorum was entirely composed of Smith was declared entitled to tho he took the mid the Republicans have one more to count In their KprlngerH Motion to Tuesday the Democrats demanded the reading of the journal in and when It was Springer declared tlutt u part had been and demanded tho reading of thu omitted Tho speaker paid no attention to hut recog nized who moved thu approval of and demanded tho previous which was to a numb r of being entered on the journal ns present and not HturllnK In on Hpringer questioned the correctness of the but was unable to point out any indi vidual Tho next vote was on tho ap proval of the journal and thu kept clow The voto was announced yeas nnya The speaker a and tbu journal won Springer movcvl to yeas nays Tho speaker then laid before the houuu various senate Bttnftto In thu senate the committee oil the Dis trict of Columbia by roMolutlou of directed to Inquire Into the con dition of the Wanhlngton flvo ddnnrlmenU The senator Bald In offering tho resolution that the1 fatal tire nt Secretary TrucySi houua hod uuggosted tho plthongh be did not moon his resolution to Imply any censure After routine busiuns tho senate proceeded with clopud Ivors to the consideration at uxncutive Hnnuto CirainiUtun on WAHUINUTON scnaU omnmltteu on Iliiaurn at Its meeting Tuesday morning to report favorably an orlgbial bill prepared by Morrill raising thu minimum tux to paid ou fur Heals cupt urud In Alaska from to and pro viding thut tbe company thut rvculveti tbe contract shall take care of the native Aleuts Building Lots Corner Main and for Eighth and Ninth and Bluff two each for Alton at Fifth One Hundred Lots ranging in size from fifty feet front to one hundred feet and all very deep Prices from on terms to suit One of the nicest residence plats in Over 100 Houses and Lots in different parts of the Gall see I Have Received a Large Consignment OP GENUINE HandMade Oriental Which will be on exhibition and for wale this week only at my This Is a clmnce for pnrtlos appreciating such ns nothing of tlioJclnd fins ever tjuforo boon shown In Third TOR 700 KIHD8 AND 8IZE8 rHOU TO I HAVE NOKKSiTATION IN RECOMifttNDING Stoves and Raop TflEIR HIGH REFUTATION FOB ECONOMY OF ARTISTIC FINISH STAMPS THEM AS THE ZBejsrt in It is the coiiBtunt nitu of the manufacturer o Ibe i Stove that can be THKY ARK Sola Third TUUUSHT AND DEALER IN Joguuc UrumhcB Kor all kiuU and Jvi anri U i Culubrututl Hrands of KENTUCKY WHISKIES free and in A SPECIALTY IMPORTED Ilulbinl liiah nntl Scotch Cherry and ry Durdcaux and Rhino HEADQUARTERS la of Select Culifoniiu Wines uud Hrandius in Kegs Cuiiii und fxuuiiiK the Lurgfst Stock of Flue Old W rs offoiud in thin ami ut aud Wines Surprisingly Low and Cheap All Goods delivered five of Ordcra by uiail will pt otore and Office Fourth and Wait house on Fourth betwoon Belle and   

From 1607 To The Present

Once upon a time newspapers were our main source of information. Now those old newspapers are a reliable source for hundreds of years of history and secrets of the past. Now you can search for people, places, and events without the hassle of sorting through mountains of papers!

Growing Every Second

Newspaper Archive is the world's largest online newspaper database featuring over 130 million newspaper pages. Plus our database expands by one newspaper page per second for a total of around 2.5 million pages per month! The value of your membership grows along with it.

Genealogy Made Simple

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!

Choose the Membership Plan that is right for you!

Unlimited 6 Month

$99.95 (45% Savings!)

Unlimited page views for 6 months Learn More

Unlimited Monthly

$29.95

Unlimited page views for 1 month Learn More

Introductory

$9.95

25 page views for 1 month Learn More

Subscribe or Cancel Anytime by calling 888-845-2887

24 hours a day Monday-Saturday

Take advantage of our Introductory Membership offer and become a member for 1 month only for $9.95!

Your full introductory membership payment will be credited toward the cost of full membership any time you choose to upgrade!

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!
Subscribe for a Monthly Membership only for $29.95
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
Best Value! Save -45%
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.

Search Billions of Newspaper Articles 130 Million+ Pages and More Added Weekly!

Uncover 400+ Years
of Newspaper Archives
(1607 to today!)

Browse by Date

Research Newspaper Articles from 11 Countries
& all 50 U.S. States

Browse by Location

Explore 6,200+ Current &
Historical Newspaper Titles
and Counting!

Browse by Publication