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   Albion New Era (Newspaper) - May 22, 1884, Albion, Indiana                                 ...     TWO DOLLAES A YEAR.    "He-wr to tlve X-laa.«; I-et tlate Cls.lps aPsOl -c^rlxero th-oy ^^dCa-sr."    IN ADVANCE      VOL. XII. NO. 35.    ALBION, NOBLE COUNTY, INDIANA, MAY 22, 1884.    NEW SERIES. VOL. IX. NO. 22     For The Nkw Era.  THE TRIED AND TRUE.  bv violkt k. kino.  A LURID RED.  WAWAKA LOCALS.  bt v-mo-iib.  DBOORATIOM DAY.  ojjnrs,  DENTIST  Ligonier, Ind.  •FiLLIKQ Te«TH a SPECIAtTy.  THE IfTB'W  BARGAINS.  BARGAINS,  When you want  BARGAINS  Call at the Postoffice  n^Tction. Stoïel  And See Our  CENT  ^iTX)  C01KTEB8  lo  Notions of All Kinds Kept Here, S. M. GREENMAN.  IMPORTED! IMPORTED!  CleTrelarLd  For The Nkw Era.  THE TRIED AND TRUE.  bv violkt k. kino.  yoli may meet with kind friends,  As you travel around; 'Tis quite certain and sure  There will plenty be found. Who will greet you with smiles,  And fine compliments too, But remember they're not As the friends tried and true.  There will ever be some  Who your bein« will bless. If they think that you're on  A fa'ir way to success. But if fortune should turn,  And sad failure ensue. They will not i>rove the same As tlie friends tried and true.  You should prize those the most  In whom you can trust. When your heart beats with hope,  Or is bleeding in dust; Whether sorrow or Joy  On your journey pursue, You can ever rely On the friends tried and true.  Additional Local News.  ATTENTION, VETERANS!  HE WAS IMPORTED IN 1881.  was bred by Joe Cannon, in Kent, England; is 16^ hands high, weighs 1450 pounds. Bay, with black legs, has beautiful head and neck; big shoulders; short back, with muscular hind quarters; good legs and feet, and of very fine style. He was purchased from Baker Bros., Hinsdale, DL  will stand for the season of 1884, on Mondays and Tuesdays at John Gibson's, on the Hawpatch. Balance of the week at J. H. Kelsey's, Ligonier. William A. Adee,  tf-22 Owner.  Arrangements have been made to hold a grand reunion of all ex-soldiers of the war, now residing in Northern Indiana, at Fort "Wayne, on August 9, 10, and 11, 1884 At a recent meeting in that city the following organization was effected:  District Commander—Col. C. A. Zollinger.  Lieutenant Commander, Allen Co. —Col. Geo. Humphrey.  DeKalb County—Captain Nic Ens-ley.  Steuben County—Ben Dawson.  LaGrange County—Captain Jacob Newnam.  Moble County—Captain J. AV. Bra-den.  Whitley County—Colonel I. B. McDonald.  Kosciusko County—Colonel J. B. Dodge.  Elkhart County—Colonel Johnson.  At Large—Gen. J. P. C. Shanka  Adjutant General—H. B. Dubar-of Columbus, Ohio; assistant adjutant-genera], Willis D. Maier; quartermaster-general, F. H. Barn-ai-d; assistant quartermaster-general, James C. Woodworth; commissary-general, Captain J. B. White; assistant commissary-general, F. N. Kal-lock; medical director. Dr. J. S. Gregg.  The district commander appointed the following executive committee: Captain Scott Swann, Captain James Harper, Captain Sam B. Sweet, Captain S. L. Lewis and Captain Allan H. DougaU.  LETTER FROM IOWA.  FIRE I  LIGHTNINC! JYGLONES!  Protect Your Homes!  AGAINST FIBE, LIGHTXIXG.^  Cg^XD CYCLONES, —^ BY a POLICY OF —  INSURANCE  ' ^ FRANK CLAPP,  I who represents the follovvniK KKIJA-I BLK INSliftAKCE COMPANIES:  you can cast your eye as far as yea can see and behold an unbroken expanse, carpeted in living green, with tree and branch bending l^neath bud and blossom.  It looks odd to me to see so many fine farms without any growing wheat. There is a large acreage of oats "sown here which looks exceedingly well. Real estate is not so high here as in Noble county, but taxes are much higher. The weather is pleasant and quite warm. Farmers are encouraged with the prospect of good cropa  Yours, &c., J. D. Bonar.  Effects of Auburn (Haired) Whisky on Guileless Youths of Noble.  'PERSONAL LIBBRTYl"  Prohibition Laws to be Met by the Torch and the Az of the Avengers.  Ravings of a Democratic Anti-Prohibitionist.  i$a||AKCE COA  ^IMEBIOSÛ  XORTH Ál^ERICA^  Ins. Co., Philadelphia, Pa.  COXTLYE.Vmi^  I?is. Co., .Vew York City.  SPmXGFIElD F. & M.^ Ins. Co., Sprindfield, Mass.  Ins. Co.,  Ilartiord Conn.  PHŒMIJSS  Ins. Co., Hartford, Conn.  mRMáX  Ins. Co., Xew York City.  Ins. Co., Indianapolis,  Ind.  BLOCK}  FMMK CLAPP,  ALBION, i MB.  Kent, Iowa, May 15, 1884.  Ed. New Era—Dear Sir:—Leaving Albion Monday evening. May 12, we arrived in Chicago in time for the fast train on the C. B. & Q-, which made splendid time. Leaving Chicago at noon, we crossed the Mississippi river at Burlington before it was quite dark, in the evening of the same afternoon. Here I was much surprised to thousands of acres of almost worthless land on the Illinois side of the river. The first bottoms of the river here are many miles wide, and we seemed to be crossing one stream after another until we reached the Mississippi. The first part of Illinois is a level plain divided into beautiful farms, diversified with thrifty towns and beautiful villages, with here and there a gentle slope and meandering streams thro'h wooded banks. Before reaching Galesburg the country becomes quite rolling, and presents a beautiful appearance. From here on to the river it continues to be quite level.  The surface of the eastern part of Iowa resembles that of Illinois, but from the middle of the state until we reach Crestón is very rolling. Crestón is the highest point on our line between the lÚQssissippi and the Missouri rivers. It is a city of about 9,000, and contains the shops of the C. B. & Q. The farms on this dividing ridge are rich and productive. It ranks among the great cattle, pork and com producing sections of southwestern Iowa. In this locality we are stopping for a short time. All along the line of our route, spring-work is as far advanced as in Noble county. On arriving in Iowa I saw some corn that was up which looked well. There was quite a frost the morning that I arrived here, bat I think will do but little damage. Vegetation and pasture through Illinois seemed more advanced Üian in Noble county. At no season of the year could the traveler be better impressed with the west than at the present one. After a long and on-usually cold winter spring seems to have done hw best to bring forth all nature arrayed in hoU4ay attire, and  Democratic speakers and writers have exhausted argument and reasoning in their effort to head off the movement looking to the suppression of the liquor traffic in this country, and as he sees the tendency of public sentiment in Missouri toward a higher plane of morals in that state, the lunatic who once published the notorious "Okalona States," but who is now at the head Of an anti-prohibition paper at St Louis, uses the following language against temperance advocates. He says in a recent number of his paper:  If prohibition passes, take down your shotguns and shoot the damned heart out of the hateful thing. The Cincinnati mob will be a Tame and Trifling  Circumstance to the popular uprising that will take place in Si Louis if a prohibitive law is passed.  If the prohibitive people triumph let them look out for the Torch and Ax  Of the Avengers. If they ruin the vast commercial interests at stake in this temperance contest, they will read the price of their victory by the light of their burning business houses.  To arrest a man for drunkenness is to deny a fundamental principle of self-sovereignty, without which liberty becomes  A mockery and A myth;  And, therefore, these arrests should be resisted by the victim on the spot, or vigorously revenged as soon as he is free. * * * * ^ If ballots cannot defeat prohibition, it will be defied by bullets. Mark that, ye Mummers and Mountebanks Of the Brooks persuation, and mark it well, before you drive the personal liberty people to desperation and cause the streets of St. Louis to run red with blood.  A SENSATION.  A Lively Scene in Jail.  Butler, the Wife-INurderer in Possession of a Revolver.  The Columbia City Daily Post contained the following one day last week:  This forenoon, while attorneys Booth, Powell and Adair were in the jail, consulting, Sheriff Allwein and Deputy Goodfellow rushed into the jail, and the former, calling Butler to one side, reached down inside his (Butler's) vest and drew forth a re volver.  Allwein—"That's a jwetty thing for you, Charley! Where did you get it?"  Butler—"I got it from the fellow you put in last evening."  The attorneys gathered around the sheriff, and while handUng the re rolver the cylinder fell to the jail floor in such a manner as to ^s charge all the cartridges. Adair was near, and the bullets whistled uncomfortaltly near his head.  Where the revolver came from is not kno^ but a pretty good ^ess could easily be made. Bc^r will be carefully guarded hereafter.  —Harkless will have his branch gallery ready for opening to the pub lie next Saturday. Th^ ordering cabinet photos on that day will ge i $400 piet^ues for 13.50, and 25 cents off regular price ixx cfurds.  A LURID RED.  That was the Hue Two Noble County Chaps wanted to Paint the Town.  Two  WAWAKA LOCALS.  bt v-mo-iib.  The Aubu' n Courier last week said that "last Thursday two young men, hailing from Noble county, drove over here and put their team in A. W. Allen's livery bam. They had hoard of "sweet Auburn, loveliest village of the plain, where health and plenty crown the laboring swain," as Goldsmith . says. They evidently thought this a nice town, but tastes differ as to details, and their idea seems to have been that proper taste was not shown as to the tints. It needed painting, and in their fervid imaginations no tint would be so becoming as red, a bright, firey red. And, as no one of our native population seemed to be getting ready to undertake the job of painting the town, they set ateut doing it themselves. Their industry was worthy a better cause, but did not seem to be appreciated by our citizens. The fellows had filled up pretty full before getting to town. Had probably had a bottle of some cooling draught along with them, for they made themselves conspicuous at once. They wanted to buy the Clark stallion that bit a man's thumb off last year, but not finding him they concluded to go to Hollister's and get their dinner. While there they became abusive, wanted beer and made themselves foul-mouthed generally, and were sent out with a "flea in their ear." They tackled Loutzenheiser in his saloon and wanted to lick him because he would not give them anything to drink. They had a racket with Ed. Eldridge on the same subject as they also did in the drugstore of Casebeer and Matheny and at the Swineford House. Everywhere they went they wanted whisky, and on being refused made the air blue with foul profanity. They dared the authorities and defied anyone to arrest them. Several parties tried to have them get their team and go home. They finally got the team out and hitched it on the west side of the public square, but then concluded they must have a stirrup cup tq start home on. With this in view they went again to Eldridge's saloon and on being refused tried to help themselves and began to raise the "devil" generally. Marshal Treesh was called in and attempted to arrest them, but they were bo^ strong, active and desperate and fought like tigera They struggled to get out at the back door, but he managed to keep them in, though both were fighting him at the same time. Tarney and Charley Emanuel hearing the racket came in to assist Sheriff Boyle was also called, and Mr. Hallam and others came to the rescue. On seeing the enemy approaching, the scamps tried to get out of the back door but could not get through, and were promptly collared by the sheriff and marshal and their help. A fierce fight took place, blood flowed freely bom various knocks, kicks and hair-pulling on every side. But they had to go. They fought clear across the street through the courtyard and up the jail steps. They even resisted after being taken into a cell. They were badly used up and the sheriff and marshal bore a good many thumps and scratches. The prisoners soon wilted and wanted to go home, but Prosecutor Peterson told them there was no especial hurry. They gave their names as Clinton and Frederick Finley, and said they lived on the old Wheeler farm, northwest of Avil-la. Their father is well off and the older of the two is married. They were kept imtil the next day, when they were released on giving bonds the older one giving $500 and the yoimger $300, with their father as security. They went home very much wiser than when they came, and seemed rather penitent. The officers here have the good opinion of the whole community for the prompt and fearless way in which they dealt with the drunken hoodlums, and the latter probably will allow our town to remain in its present color, and not  DBOORATIOM DAY.  Is it Sam Patch?  Mont likes to play croquet  He is surely a lovely letter-man.  Bather early for evening pic-a-nics.  C. C. Cissell has moved to Fort Wayne.  What has become of the'.Dynamite stump blowers?  Overcoats became useful and ornamental last week.  Several little dances have gone off in good style lately.  We are having very cool weather for the middle of May.  Mrs. Jerry Branderberry is rusticating in Elkhart this week.  Chickens have commenced to die off with the cholera, in town.  Mrs. Dr. Cissell, of Corunna, was in town over Wednesday night  Some farmers are behind in planting corn, caused by its being too wet The coming wheat crop will be a fair average, if no mishaps come over it  Norman Bigelow pounds brass in the telegraph office of nights at this place.  Mrs. Dr. Seymour and two little sons are visiting in Montpelier this week.  Sheriff Braden was in town on business, Wednesday evening of last week.  C. K. Greene attended the democratic convention at Auburn last week.  Lewis Hampton was on our streets the other day. Lewis formerly resided here.  The grain house was cleaned out lere last week. Farmers can deliver wheat right along again.  An instrumental concert will be held in the Centennial School House on the evening of May 31.  The fault-finders in town never tell on themselves, but other see their faults as well as themselves.  C. K. Greene and Dr. Bartley attended the Odd Fellows Encampment at Kendallville on Monday evening.  Bill Mawhorter has left the Caledonia and is now holding forth in Goshen. Billy may possibly be chief cook and bottle-washer yet  The Merchants' Telegraph line has four wires, and the company are now adding six more to it This gives Wawaka 20 wires running through town.  This time Joe Steinberger got bit by the roof-painting swindlers. He is out just fifty dollars and not even a brush applied to his barn. Will farmers never learn to quit signing papers for strangers?  Well, I'll just be mashed if somebody will send me a lovely letter, would never squeal and try and palm it off on somebody else. If it was part sugar I would take it that way, and if it was part love, I would snicker over it  The two ladies who moved to Home City recently were cheeky enough to send word to our trustee to meet them, with a conveyance, at Brimfield on Wednesday for the purpose of returning to Wawaka, but he failed to connect Served them right We have a county poor-house; let 'em seek for it  There will be a meeting at the courthouse to-morrow (Friday) night to make further preparations for memorial services on Decoration Day. Let there be a general attendance of all who feel an interest in this matter of paying a fitting tribute to the memory of the dead heroes of the war. By Obdeb of Committek.  These are Solid Facte.  The best blood purifier and system regulator ever placed within the reach of suffering humanity, truly is Electric Bitters. Inactivity of the liver, bilousness, jaundice, constipation, weak kidneys, or any disease of the urinary organs, or whoever requires an appetizer, tonic or mild stimulant, will always find Electric Bitters the best and only certain cure known. They act surely and quickly, every botUe guaranteed to give entire satisfaction or money refunded. Sold at fifty cents a Iwttle by Huston & Molen.  —"The proof of the pudding is in the eating," so says the old adage, and so the proof of the value of a medicine is the opinions of those who have used it Thos. Bass, Sr., of Steelville, says, "I have used Prickly Ash Bitters in my family for two years for ailments of the kidneys, liver and bowels, and I find there is no remedy equal to it" 21ml  L. W. WELKER,  AHORNEY-AT-UW and NOTARY PUBLIC,  Albion, Indiana. ^isOitice up stair« in Clapp's Block.  thos. b. felkner.  Attorney - tt t-JL« w,  Albion, Indiana.  0£ac* VLp tftaixs laa-Tolua. 33.Bla.c3c'a ».•■w Sloclc. 22if  fielding PRICKETT.  Attorney-at-Lawy  Albion, Indiana.  Office on York Street, directly West of Court House lyl  D  R. PICKETT,  HOMEOPATHIC PHYSICIAN,  Special attention given to chronic diseases and disease« of women and children. Ofllce on Main street, 3d Door East of Bank, Albion, Indiana. 27yl  ■yjyiLLIAM T. GKEEN,  :li][siciaB I SirjeoB,  ALBION,.................INDIANA.  VIOLA NOTES.  by vidoc.  trouble us again until Judge MoBride sends for them to come over to court the last of this month.''  —Wheat in the Hawpatch is said to look promising. In fact  from all parte of the oonntj we hear mmiiftT reports.  Business flourishing. Too much rain for planting corn. The trustee will build a school house at Summit this summer.  Preaching at the Summit, Sunday, May 25, at 3 p. m., by Rev. Stewart About one hundred and five persons were baptized last Sunday at Blue River Lak&  Our schools are progressing nicely under the guidance of our excellent corps of teachers.  Adam Engle has employed Lewis & Pepple to build his new house and Frank Arehart to build the stone wall.  The cold days and nights we are how h'aving will chill the ground and no doubt cause much of the corn now planted, to rot  That horrid creature—tie road supervisor—will soon be around inviting folks to oome out and exereise their right of citizenship by shoveling dirt until their busks resemble rainbows and their hands Urd-daws, to say nothing of blist^ bruises, But such is life.  MO. liOft, «. A. R.  Regular meetings second and fourth Saturdays in each month.  D, A. SCHAFF, COM, S, R. EASTERDAY, ADJ'T. WM. TRUMP, QArtrrhastkr.  JVOMTS STAR LODGE.  No. 380,  0. 0. F.  ALBION, INDIANA.  Regular meetif^s every Tuesday evening.  E. L. Teegabdkn, N. G. .1. CocKLEY, Sec'y.  JjfEW MILLINERY ESTABLISHMENT.  I have established a new.  Millinery Store  in Albion, in rooms over Denlar's Restaurant in Stone's Block and ask autocall and see my stock.  2wd:xs. 7a.s. Oa.xaap1oell.  "^^ILLIAMS 3E3:OUSE.  Albion, Indiana, RICHARD WILUAMS, Prop'r.  This House is entirely new—is of brick, and is com^etely furnished throughout. Good Sample Rooms for commercial men.  Main STRixr, South or Coukt Hocn.  T7n7yl  Teetli.1 Teotla-l  GEORGE B. JOHNSON.  SUmON  DENTOT!  AIMm,  SpMlal atteatioB giren to both Svbgical sm Thxbapubticai. treatment of all dlMSM of  the mouth and associate parts. Mahl Street.  CMIce, £Mt syl   

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