Alton Daily Telegraph, February 24, 1890

Alton Daily Telegraph

February 24, 1890

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Alton Daily Telegraph (Newspaper) - February 24, 1890, Alton, Illinois ALTON DAILY VOLUME MONDAY FEBRUARY Disastrous Explosion in a Saw Mill in TWO EMPLOYES KILLED OUTRIGHT Enos IT ENOS announces that he has established in a building purchased for the m purpose a SAMTAEIUM for the BOTH MEDICAL and His experience during many years has convinced him that all diseases can be managed more successfully in an institution of this under the oonBtant supervision of the and with the aid of means not other wifle at than when the patients are seen by their medical advisers at intervals of several hours or The position of the 8AOTTA3IUM 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 a 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 Each patient is thoroughly examined by and receives his daily personal And Several Others Badly Holler In a Pumping on the loiu Central Roml Kxplodcs and Kills Two Train Wreck Gained hy a Cow on the Acci Bnbu Hunted to disas trous boiler explosion occurred In Hunter saw miles from this at 0 oclock In tho Two persons were killed outright and six others badly Portions of the machinery of the mill wero blown to a hight of 100 feet In the and carried over the Postal Telegraph 250 yards from the Tho all colored wore employed about the of tbe Their names arc KllledwWllltaja James Henry Injured Savnuel leg broken in two places and badly scalded Jefferson leg broken and badly scalded about the face John face and body scalded Benjamin found under mill shed with arm broken and badly scalded about the Cause of the local re sponded promptly and Is doing all in his assisted by Hunter for the unfortunate The explosion made a loud report and could bo heard miles Firing up without sufficient water in the boiler caused the The mill prop erty is a total No Another Barsttng EL frightful aooi Sent has happened at a pumping station on the Mexican The boiler burst and killed the who are both and the pump house was burned to tho A BABY BURNED TO FOB THE RECEPTION OF For further information address ENOS at the corner of George and Third 100102 East Second SOJJS AGENTS FOE I QTlfl CllROriflP Conk dUUoUpllUlstoves FirebackTwaVraated to Last Five QUICK MEAL GASOLINE Spouting at Low Prioeijanawiy RESOLUTIONS UNANIMOUSLY ADOPTED It has Pleased RFSOLVED That we Consult par Own afcdf PJty to Call on THE JE IT FURTHER HFSOLVED Copy of this be order to keep his ROYAL NIBS with OF mi Horrible Discovery Made by a Mother After a Short NEW baby of of 1448 Park was burned to death by Its 4yearold There were three children In the Borst aged 5 and a baby of 4 Borst was preparing for her husbands homecoming when she discovered that she needed soino She mode the baby fast in a kissed all the and ran out to make the leaving the older ones with an injunction to look out for tho She was back In ten Set Fire to the When she unlocked tho door and entered her apartments she found the baby envel oped in and it was dead before she could put out the The two other children were nowhere In Finally they were discovered under the Walter said that after his mother loft the house he went Into climbed upon a took a match out of tho which is underneath the After lighting the match he set fire to a piece of which fo on the and a feather pillow on which the baby sat took MISCELLANEOUS He Taught His Nephew How to fatal acci dent of a very peculiar nature occurred on Thursday last near in Pike Charles Robbing spent an hour on Wednesday evening teaching his little nophow how to handle a The weapon used was The boy be came sufficiently proficient to satisfy his and was put to Bobbing then took the pistol and loaded after which he laid it carefully away and went to sleep The fond of his new accom awoke and at once found tho revolver and proceeded to He cooked it and aimed his sleeping The uncle never knew the author of hli The bullet tore through his heart Robbing was a wellknown Wrecked by a 4 as the gravel train wag entering the siding at Clifford to permit tbe passage of the regular passenger duo in this city at a cow attempted to cross the track and was causing a wreck of thir teen flat they being plied up on the Scott was crushed to and Willard Mitchell widly Injured and will probably Three Lady lady students at the state normal Osh Mary Sarah Carney and a Miss all of Calumet started for church last Sunday morning and have not been soon It Is feared they at tempted to cross Lake Winnobago to IWha homes and broke through tho Ice and per il A MOf puo cage was not reported to tho po lice until A Number of Workmen construction train returning from tho four miles north of this was wrecked Fri day by tho breaking of a A number of workman were nud throe seriously Tho number or tho names of thedootl cimnotas yet bo ascer One of tho injured men will proba bly Knlileuilo of Spinal special to The Picayune from Tox says that an epidemic of spinal mimlugltls is prevalent Quart Several persons hnvo died within tho past two days from the The peoplo of tho town aro terrorstricken and fleeing from tho assistance has reached Aurora from Fort Two Mun Irotmuly FOKT dEllsha u started across the river for with a traveling man They have not been seen Tbe ice la running and it is feared thoy wore A Shortage of bank ex aminer appointed to examine into tbe short age of Cashier of tbo fladi it to be about Tbo will hold a meeting to doolde upon tho future UlnUter Lluuolus Sou Abraham Lin of tbe American upon Whom au operation ww performed for on u mud and hli THE FATHER OF H 8 How Washingtons lllrtnria Cele brated at OhIenKo anl Tho anuivorsary of birth being a legal tha and county and municipal offices were At 9t90 tbe Union League club provided patriotic ramita at the Auditorium and Central Masto hall for tho school children of the At 5 the members of the club hold their annual loyalty mooting at the followed by a banquet at the club house in the The Personal Rights league colebratad at 8 al Central Music where addressas were delivered by Henry Judge and Charles Musical selections were rendered by the Swiss Parade of tint Boys In At the Second Regiment armory a demon stration in behalf at the be ginning at 8 was held by the KiKghto of while at the name hour began a maskeJ boll given by Battery its Tha Veteran corps of the First infantry enjoyed a banquet at the Jackson Btreot armory in the Tho First infantry starting at 8 from the armory on Jackson street After the parade tbe medals for honoiybLo service were Capt Ford of C company receiving a gold medal for fifteen years1 continuous The boys at the train ing school at Korwood Pork celebrated the Tbe exercises consisted of military drill by UU boys in and patriotic songs and In Now York and other large cities busi ness was practically suspended and the day observed in a fitting JOHN JACOB A8TOR Hli Demise the Remit of Cold Con tracted While NEW 81John Jacob Astor died at his residence IB this city Asters death was directly due to a cold which he contracted while In Europe in De cember andwilh which ho bad bean il evor He was in the 07th year of his John Ja cob Astor was the eldest son of th late William Asto and grandson of th original John Ja cob whc founded the fort uncs of tho family He was the head o tbe third genera tion of the Ho was born In 182a In 1878 bis father leaving John Jacob a twothfr share of his valued at During the civil war Astor went to th front and served with credit as an aide d camp to Ho married Miss of South who about two years Memorial Arch In Falrmonnt pnrty of statesmen from who ar visiting this city to discuss the placing of memorial arch In Fnlrmount assem bled in parlor C of the Continental hotel a 9 oclock Saturday morning and listened I on address of welcome by President o select Then they proceeded to Car pouters hall on Chestnut street whore Ham ton Carson delivered an afte exGovcrnor of New Jersoj welcomed tho visitors on behalf of the gov ernors of tho thirteen original At ths conclusion of exGovernor Greens address tho party proceeded to Indepandeucs where District Attorney Graham dollvtrcd a patriotic After lunching at tbe Continental hotel tho party were taken in carriages to Memorial hall in Falrmount park wero they were welcomed by the park An Exciting Week Looked for in OTE8 ON THE SITE TO BE rontlnent from New Chi and louls Will Be on Hand to WAtch tJie of Tholr OIUM During the Sen tence Remitted by the ital CKy WASHINOTOM few representatives that were at the tapltol Sat urday spout most of their time discussing the prospects of the vote on the fair site on Nearly all agreed that the matter could not be settled in one and some were Inclined to the beiiof that the Creator part of the week would be consumed Mfore a Bnttlumont could bo Bal otiug on the alte Is a apeolal order tor Mon and should the house adjourn on that day without coming to a cnnoluslon the special order would be lost To prevent tula the workers for the different cities are endeavoring to an arrangement whereby the house will take a roeees from day to day until the matter Is disposed and thus retain the special What Springer Springer of one of Chicagos moot notlre believes that the site will jo selectedrin three or four but be Is almost aloud in thinking U Is probable that a rtcetn will at least be taken from Mon day evening tmtO Tuesday morning and In this event the lobbying that will take place during the recete willln aU probability re sult In a material change in the status of the first ballot oh Tuesday A of doubt tul members will change their Votes without a great deal of AVUI Bolne Hard When the site matter has been disposed Iho bUl suitable to the city selected will be taken up by the house and there will be a discussion of some Chauncey De pew was at the capital Saturday but the only member bo found a chance to talk to Morse of Mayor Grant and Wliltawy are also In the otty nnd a great crowd of other Now Yorkwsjare expectudC Chicagos great contingent will also arrive before the A number of representative LouU people are in the sity and more are Pardoned by the WABBIKQTON stationed at Bt hoi been instructed by the secretory of war that President Harrl Km has remitted tbe unexecuted portion of the Bontenoo imposed upon Doll the private convicted of disobeying the com mand of Second Lieut who had or Building Lots Corner Main land for Eighth and Ninth and Bluff two each for Alton Fifth 60xl2Qr i f fvftp f M One Hundred Lots ranging in size from fifty feet front JIM to one hundred feet and all very Brices from on terms to suit purchasersT One of the nicest residence plats in Over 100 Houses and Lots in parts of the Call and see With the aim of leading in my Business I have d a Large Short Bonto Aronnd tho Canadian Pacific railroad is arranging to have a line of three or four steamers to go straight around the wprfa or as straight as the in tervening land will They will start from and New York in the fall so as to avoid the beat cf India and the Suez The route will run throueh Colomboi Hong Yoko and and passengers will be on the some steamer throughout the voy A Lecture by ai Master Workman Pewderly delivered a lecture hero before a large and enthusiastic meeting of laboring His remarks wero particularly pointed at tha coal producing compauios for filling mines with men for ofily a few days work each month while thousands of poor people are famishing for want of fuel Ho also called attention to the fact that tbe German emperor U setting on example that ought to be closely followed by the cool kings of Rumored Railway statement is published that tho Pennsylvania Railroad company has planned the consolidation of the lines of the Panhandle system wost of and tbo formation of a new com pany to be known as tbo CMnoin Chicago and St Louis railroad the roods to be merged being tbe Cin cinnati and St 8t Louis and Madison and and tho Richmond and dored him to assist In placing a piece of con vas upon a The president thinks that the punishment adjudged was excessive In a marked end tbnt the establishment of tho lieutenant as Judge advocate of the court was grosly The report also says that no action appears to have been taken against whose breach of discipline was of an aggravated The PonAinerloun WASHINGTON Fridays session of the Pan American conference the committee on international law presented a report recommending tho adoption of the treaties of which refor to civil tnd commercial nnd law on legal pro The report was ordered to be The committee on railroads re ported recommending the appointment of a commission of engineers to examine and report upon the feasibility of the con struction of an internalonal railroad to con nect all or a majority ot the nations repre sented In this the road to be sub sidized by the different governments inter Bear Admiral Klmbcrly in WABHIWOTOH Ad miral Klmberly who commanded the Paeifie station at tbe time of tbe Samoan tidal wave in which two war veraels of tbe Btateswere bos arrived here In obedience to orders from the navy depart Secretary Tracy desires to confer with Bear Admiral Klmberly In regard to henavftl strength Of tte United States in tie Pacific ocean and Incidentally It Is Inti mated that tho administration dwlres Rear Admiral Kiwbariys views on the political omplioaUoos cf the Haiuoau Natal Saturday being an anniversary of the birth of Wash it was a legal holiday in the rhe deportments and banks were here was no especial oUervauce of the day leyond parados on the avenue by tbe Old guart and the N tiotml rifiue at S oclock jid by tho Llgbt Infantry corps at 1 The oldest aoeording to hold a public meeting at noon and listened to the reading of Washingtons farewell ad Acts Approved by the WASHINUTON prfrf dent bos approved an act to autborUte the KnitTUctfcn of a bridge across tho Missouri river in Douglas or Barpy i aleo an not to construct a rail road bridge the Mississippi river near BYZANTINE The Latest in he in all and A FINER AND BETTER RUG SYRMA at the 1 The Citizens of Alton and Vicinity are Cordially Invited to and Examine these I am not afraid of an Inspection of their OVER 700 KIN06 AND SUES TO All IMR TH MNUIHt THII Blloott Suen In Regarding the dispatch from Washington stating that Sll the absconding was supposed to bo In tho state of Washington Beck formerly a rosidwt of D C and who claims to lw personally ao qualnted with I met Bilcott In Canada only tUruo wooks whou I nskod him If he wivs not gottiug uoary of Ho roplloil tbiit ho was u but under no consUlvrixtlon would ho return to the United 1loneor Sowing Machine Man president o tlio June Bowing Maohiuo com died at 1 oclock Friday aged 55 June was one of the pUmoer sowing machine men of the The whole Uiwn in in Tbe fn noral services will bo held at the South Baptist Thence bin body will bo taken to Ouk hta former for Over 800 will act OB escort at tho The aurinan latest from tbe okotion for members of tbe roiehstui show that 81 IS Nutloiml Lib 00 18 8 1 10 Pemo oials nnd 1 Dane have been On hundred and four rebnlloU will be i official will known fg 1 several jrwfc ASIDE YOUR FURL BATHES Builders Hardware a I Finest Une of Carpenters Tools in Me mil Third Telephone CD The of Orlxauft Tuo cabinet at a meeting Saturday considered the cane of Duke of Orlwww ntoently convicted of violating oxjiuUiou act aud gwnteucol to two Imprtooouinut It was decided to remit the IriiiHMwJ and conduct him to tbo The iluk wan to the frontier Tho route which tho royal prisoner will follow is kept a pro found secrot Nitle of Street Ballway 81TbBEnsox Pas songor Railway comprising nearly all the street In this oily Mid Vicinity 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