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Logansport Pharos (Newspaper) - January 21, 1890, Logansport, Indiana 15TH YEAK TUESDAY EVENING JANUAKl 21 1890 JOHN GRAYS COUSEK ON Of every kin They must go rain or shine We have too many of Item and we must get rid of them no matter what it rosts to lo so PLEASE COME Al once and make your selections as we will not liiable to wait on half the cus tomers next week but will have extra help till do the best we CM UlMKMKXTH LANS HPKUA HOtTSE WH toiAN THURSDAY 3AN 23 The LIsrbt KolHuklre ffiflKES EVERYBODY LfHIEH AN ANGKY PEOTEST Letter of a Man Who Declines to Resign AN INDIGNANT CHIEF OP DIVISION Beury A Phillips Writes His3Iiinl of Ke Bating and Other DIos by of Cincinnati Sheds Some light on Woods Dark New Name tor an Question Do nated in the Appoints the Worlds Faiir Committee WASHINGTON Crrr Jan A Phillips one ol the rerated chiefs of divis I in of tho pension office who was re requested to resign yesterday ad ilressed the following letter to Commissioner Raum declining to do so to your note of Nov 22 requesting my resignation as chief of divis ion repeated in our recent personal inter view I have to say that I assume that you will not deny that this request is not oi your motion but prompted by the secretary of the interior I accept the request as no tice to the eflect that if I do not accede to to it my dismissal will follow And yet 1 must respectfully decline to resign and so place my neck in position for tho axe of the executioner who jnst now is so busily en gaged in cotnjjletuig tho work begun on the peisons of myself and others over a quarter ot a century ago on southern battlefields Complaining oi Despotism But in those lone gono days it was n more even contest tho foo at that time was honorable and gavo me an even chance of life for life Today I am ground in the dust under the veight of officialonly Aud ho who dictates this request by interenco at loast arraigns oi He was aJ Mosby replied that he would uot like it to go abroad that he thought of appointing a man who had deliberately sat down hers last Saturday like a buffoon and a fool tc give avidance without also showing what grounds he was acting lowed to pfcceed Torakera Btcommeudatioa said he wrote Governor Foraker to ascertain what was the banse of the delay in the Wood case and later received a ra ply saying that it was all right The next day Wood presented the governors letter of recommendation Wood seemed competent and he Mosby decided to appoint him but in the meantime charges were made against Wood by a brotherinlaw of a very grave adultery etc These charges were later denied by Woods sister inlaw who said the brotherinlaw was a mild lunatic while Wood went right along giving witness testimony as to his reputa tion from the best kind of men First View of the Forgery Sept 14 Mosby first saw the forged paper Gov Foraker met him in theGibson House Cincinnati and said Here are thesa pa pers and there is too much of them Either then or later in answer to a question as to what ho was going to do with the ON TO TIMBUCTOO Frenchmans Voyage Hostile City to a Muuss1 not been atLopatport fur several yours but tho people who saw tlio testify to the merits of the play Scac of PrlcssDross 75c raniucttv c Hilcony 25c Seats now on sulc at Kocsr MJc linu3 lrui flare Wanted rcsidnncc property on High east North or Broadway street Price not to exceed Wanted residence on Spear and George nreetB 1rices vary from to Wanted residence on west Spear slreet Price not to exceed 31500 Wanted residence on Wcslsile Price from to SI 000 For sale desirable residences on east Broadway For sale desirable residence on east North street For sale deeirable residences on the Westside For sale cheap two residences on Obio residence at SOS street For sale desirable Spear street For lots in Western luUlilion this nation and in effect would brand me as a robber of dollars oE the nation I went down into the valley and shadow of death to serve and savo For again you will not dispute that thero is no impeachment of my general character nor charge that I have not and do not fully and faithfully perform tho duties of chief of division That I am not aud havo not faithfully labored to expeditiously sottto the sill too long deferred claims of our comrades As to Thivt Herated Pension informed me that the secretary in sisted on my going because my pension had been increased and rerated since I had been in this position When I informed you that it was a month before I was appointed that the action wiu taken in my case you suggested that I was expecting an appoint ment You wero right I was expecting it for i had tho word of Commissioner Tanner that I should bo appointed It hasbeein pub lished time tind again that my pension was increased by Commissioner Tanner from 86 to 824 per month Tho fact is that Gen Black while commissioner put my pension up to 817 and rerated it and I was not satisfied with that because I was informed that the medical examining board com posed of Democratic doctors by tlio way Eaetcnd nnd 85 For sale 9 acres in ucres in the Westend For trade farms for city property For trade city property far city prop arty or for farms For trade fariDH of all kinds for mer chandise For trade orangs grove in I loriCa For particulars enquire of M M GORDON Pension and Real Estate Agent Elliott Block Logansport led HA KKCEGEJt Y8THAJN KRQEGErUSTRp Undertaker J6i Broadway Phono No K Calls Prampfcly jtoendtd fca Day or Ntfrh PUKNITURE Prices the Lowest OUR DESIGNS flRE NEW Sone but the beat workmanship 11 to leave our salesroom who had thoroughly examined me had re ported that 1 was entitled to more mid so 1 did not hesitate to sook at the hands oC Commissioner Tanner that full measure ol justica which had btiaii denied me in the past and those dollars which under the law belonged to me and which had with the dollars belonging to so many other com rades been hold to incruiso the surplus Defends Tanner In granting my pension at J4 per month Commissioner Tanner did just what three reputable members of tho medical division recommended him to do and I am informed that is tho figure thoBrooklru board advised Geu Black to grant Now against all thU comes tho dictum ol one man who without medical or siurgical skill puts his will and the power which tbo accident of political preferment to root up ancl revoke Ho does not appsar to appreciate that to re rate is to correcit an error So the only question is or should be did I suffer from error in the pact You may or may not know that when action on tha cases of em ployes of this office was first questioned Commissioner Tanner subjected those cases to the test of review by four of the best men In this office whosshonesty aud capacity I do not believo even the secretary ofthe in terior will question They reported that the action taken iu my caso was i i accord ancewiththo evidence on file in the case Investigation If the action of the secretary of the interior in directing you to call for my resignation be honest iu its impulse why I ask does ha act take the course provided by Jaw to a pension granted svrong fully or ill excess Why not give me the opportunity to defend undT oath and by professional testimony what I now receive Why does lit1 wrap himself in tho panoply of power which eucirclos a cabinet minister arrogantly exclaiming in effect am state and brutally strike bread and butter from the mouths of my wife and littlo onesl A Question of Honesty would never have held the power he now Hoes President Harrison would never have tho to Put bmi waere he is if aud myself in tho state ofNew York had v not laborecl to more effect than he did in M ssouri last fall I saic above If the action of secretary be honest Is it not a fact that I was marked because I am a friend of Tanner and placed here by him Very thar evidence would be necessary to couvin to the contrary In bidding goodbTe to this office as 1 the papers tho governor had said that he was going to do nothing with them Wit ness did not suspect tho paper of being o forgery although he was much surprised to where gave him a see Senator Shermans name He had been told in advance of tho signatures of Butter worth and McKinley Witness took the ground that if used the paper would prove to be a boomerang as Mr Campbell being exposed would turn around and publish al tho other names Witness said that Wood told him that he had gotten the paper from MlMcLeans secretary Gov Foraker hao told witness not to appoint Wood unless he was found to bo of good character and suitable attainments Publication ot the Paper Mosby said that Holstead told him day before tho publication of the paper that he was going to publish a corker next morning Walters who testified Saturday then took the stand again and said that Wood showed him the Cincinnati papei with the forged papers published in it and said that Old Suortinghorse meaning Hal stead had made a fool of himself TVood Talking Again Wood was then again put 011 the stand and said names were pinned to one of the papers that he had concocted but as a matter o fact there was no piaholes in the same paper showing that Wood swore to a lie Wood said he put the names of Sherman McKinley and other Republicans on tho to pre vent Foraker from publishing it During his examination Wood admitted that he had given a letter addressed to Governor Lucfl by Governor Foraker to a member of the Ohio State Democratic committee but swore that Foraker hadauthorized him to do so The Men Who Forced tlio Names F L Miiward and F S Davis of Cincin nati told how the names wero forged but impressed the committee with tho idea thai their connection with the matter was not at all crooked They had no idea of the use the paper was to be put to Exposure of tho Fraud George J Murray a Cincinnati lawyer testified that hedrew up tha ballotbox con tract Murray latsr heard from Miiward ol the forgery of the names and when the pa per was published ha went to Wood whc told him a long story that neither agreed with Governor Forakers testimony nor with Woods own Murray then immediately ex posed the fraud Lewis M Haddon Cincinnati was the last witness Ha had understood that Rep resentative Buttersworth Campbell and others were greatly interested in tho ballot box bill and so told Governor Foraker He had seen a paper somewhat like the one forged by Wood iu August 1SSS and on it were the names of Mr Butterworth Mr J E Campbell and McKinley The names looked like signatures The committee then adjourned to Fab S TEE PERILS OF rOEMEB EXPLORERS A Difficult Place for CiviliM 4 People to Lines for in Portu TVomen In Trades Cuioni Twin Amer ican Scheme of British Row in the French PAHIS Jan the second time Timbuctoo has been reached by steam boats This time the journey has been made by Lieut Jaime of tlae French navy with th9 eunDoats Niger and Mage It was with the Uigur that Lieut Caron made the first trip to Timbuctoo in the summer 1SS7 The only news yet re ceived is that Lieut Jaimestarted from Kuli koro on the upper Niger on Sept 16 last that he made tha journey of about 800 miles to Timbuctoo in safety remained in that famous city for some time and then re turned up tho river The entire journey oc cnpied only six weeks The natives every friendly reception This is very different from the experience of Lieut Caron Lieut Carons Risky Trip Tidiana the young prince who rules a country of about square miles with a population of 1000009 was opposed to Carons attempt to reach Timbuctoo because ha fearod the French would draw away tha trade of that city from which bo derives large profit But Caron nothing dauted went on his way and the prince did not try to molest him He however used his in fluence with the people of Ticubuctoo in duce them to give the hostile re ception Caron was not permitted to go to the city itself which is several miles from the river and after a stay of one day at the post he was glad enough to get siway without fighting The significance of this last suc cessful journey is shown by the faci that only about a halfdozen Europeans all told have ever visited the city and thosi whc got away unscathed succeeded in maintain ing their Mohammedan disguise without which they would not have escaped IN SENATE AND HOUSE FORESWORN ENGLISHMEN They Give Cp Their Allegiance to Keep Their Bread and Hatter LONDOX Jan complications arising from tha dispute between England ancl Portugal arc ropjJiy increasing ID addition to tho now formidable boycott of England and Englishmen in the cities and towns of Portugal a largo number of English employes of Portuguese merchants manufacturers etc have been forced to be come naturalized subjects of the king oi Portugal or suffer dismissal from their situations In these cases 110 middle course is possible Every Englishman employed by a Portuguese must forthwith sacrifice his means of obtaining a livelihood or forswear his allegiance to his sovereign Done in Desperation In sheer desperationa great many loyal Englishmen are accepting tie alternative in order to keep their positions and the value Of these new recruits to the Lisbon govern ment is questionable The resignation of the aggressive governor of Mozambique Senor Do Catilho Barretoe Korouha will it is bolieved greatly assist in bringing cbout a reconciliation between the disputingnation since it is understood that it was through his excess of zeal and misconception of instructions that tho hos tile acts of the Portuguese in southeast Africa wera allowed to go afar as they did A SETTLED One Prominent Citizen of Rome Gn Sliot to Death by Another ROME Ga Jan Forest Allgood through Americans interested In the enter prise for the construction of the ironclad vessels which it is proposed to build for the United States navy The claim is made by the Armstrongs tbat they can profitably compete with the American shipbuilders on their own ground and easily command the American influence necessary to contracts Soldiers in French Chamber PARIS Jan JI Joffrin a dep uty seated in the place of Boulanger mounU ed the tribune in tho chamber yesterday to speak to a question the Boulangista led by Boulangers lieutenant M de Roulede raised an uproar so Joffrin could not speak The presiding officer called upon Roulede to He refused ancl the sitting was suspended while the military was called tn and forcibly ejected Roulede This did quiet the Boulangists and tfvo others were removed by the soldiers when all tho Bou langists left the chamber in a body TV and Wife to Visit Vs LONDON Jan is stated on excellent authority that the prince of Wales con templates a visit to America in the spring He will be accompanied by the princess ol Wales and possibly his second son Princt George who will be 25 years old next June The journey will bo confined to Jfew York state and Canada as time is limited Thi royal party will travel incognito Thinks Dr Peters Is Dead BERLIN Jan Lieut Rust one the members of tha DrPeters expedition has ar rived here He is firmly of the belief that Dr Peters is dead Berlin to Hold an Exposition BEKLIX Jan is proposed to hold an international exhibition in Berlin in 1S91 whirh shall eclipse the recent exposition ic Paris Preacher Spnrgeon Very III MEKTOXE Jan the great preacher is very ill again and unable to quit this place RAILWAY MATTERS OUT WEST The Snow Blockade an Impossibility CHICAGO Jan snow blockade in the west and northwest is one of the most complete on record Not only has travel become an impossibility on tho western divi sions of the Cejitral and Northern Pacific but every through telegraph wire is down on both routes Washington and Oregon have but ona wire connecting them with the outside to San Francisco via is unabla to carry much business There are men at work on tha Central Pacific road trying to clear the blockade at Emigrant Gap in the Sierras but as the snow ploughs cannot work through tha freezing ice the prospect of the road being opened within the next eighteen houis is poor The snow is seven feet deep on the level ancl fathomless in the cuts Washouts in the Mountains On the Northern Pacific Col Crockers special train has been snowed in for three days The Southern Pacific has been badly injured by washouts iu the Teachepi moun tains and beyond Los Angeles the floods have done much damage It has been raining heavily in Southern California for davs past while it is snowing in tho north The Western Union Telegraph company reports snow still falling in the west so that the prospect is by no means encouraging WIPING OUT THE INDIANS Dewenter THE HATTER MEXICAN THRIFT Making Dollars for Their American Neighbors A MINT STARTED OVER THE BORDER Men Mothered by a Sudden In crease of the Silver of Coin rure and Full Weight Properly Stimped and Twentyeight Profit in Every Dol Millions in Circulation YORK Jan long article a he 803 4thSt undoubted v shall as sxVn as the can be swung I shall go that for a brief season at loast I have h wl a chance to serve my suffering comradesin this place I con fess that I am human I to call up all the equanimity I possess I contemplate tha fact that as I go I Jearo Vehind me hun dreds in this office who did tfceir level best to keep ovir political opponents in power I leave others who ill the con tost of aquarter j century ago did their to make my f comrades eligible for a pension or a grave Pasco and Chandler on tho Southern Ques tion The Worlds fair Committee WASHINGTON CITY Jan 21 A few bills of no particular interest were reported to the senate yesterday some routine business transacted and then a political debate took place between Pasco of Florida and Chandler Fasco made a set speech against national interference in state elections foi congressmen and said many charges had been made of suppression of tho colored vote south but no avidenceof the same it was all inference Chandler replied by citing a number of cases where Republicans had been killed or driven from their homes in Florida because of their political views Pasco declared that the elections iu Florida since 1876 had been quiet and honest and charged Chandler with buying the Florida returning board in 1S76 Chandler denied that any extraordinary measure had bees adopted to carry that state for Hayes The senate then went into executive session and soon adjourned In the house the speaker appointed a Worlds fair committee composed of Candler of Massachusette chairman Hitt and Springer of Illinois Belden and Flower of New York Hatch and Frank of Missouri Bowdoin of Virginia and Wilson of West Virginia Resolutions were offered to re imburse members for their loses by the Silcott steal Dates of Alabama and Stone ol Kentucky Springer offered resolutions that the house decide Thursday wliicti city the Worlds fair should be held at aud that the special committee report a bill so locating the fair In committee the house then took up the Oklahoma bill which was still pend ing at adjournment Randall Joins the Church WASHINGTON CITY Jan The stories that Hon Samuel J Randalls health is growing worse and that his condition has become critical are revived by the announce ment that he was admitted to the Metropoli FINE PERFUMES Presbyterian church Sunday Dr r who was called in last Tuesday by Randall baptized the exspeaker and For aught I know I shall leave behind me rn ndmitted bun to the fellowship of the church the pension office thu very man who sped the j Thc bullet which laid bare my brain condemned me to a life of misery made me eligible FOR THE to a pension and to rei ating Very respect ully yours HE IKY A MAYOR MOSBVON THE STAND from the pulpit Sunday It is still claimed by Mr Randalls family that his health is improving HOLIDAVS To Tax Board of Trade Men WASHINGTON Crrr Jan the bills introduced in the house Monday was one by Butterworth levying a tax on all persons dealing in options on grain meats cotton and other products It fixes the tax at 20 cents par bushel on grain hiindled or and 5 cents per pound on meats cotton etc president of Trion fnctoryone of the wealth iest institutions of North Georgia was shot dead last evening by Dr J B S Holmes his brotherinlaw and one oi the best knowt physicians of the state The men had been on bad terms for years on account of a busi ness dispute All good had often threatened to kill Holmes who always made a point to keep out of the way and avoid a hostile meeting Last night Allgood came down from Trion factory on the train and waited at Holmes office until Holmes came in from a hunting trip with some friends As party approached Allgood advanced with drawn pistol but before ha couid use it Holmes shot him with his doublebarreled shot gun Tho loads of bird shot nearly tore Allgoods neck to pieces but falling Allgood half rose and tried to fire his pistol but fell dead before he coald do so Holmes is in charge of a sheriff at his own home Popular feeling justifies his action Women Joining Trades Unions LONDON Jan of the most re markable phases of the present labor agita tion is the success which has attended the propagation of trade union principles among the female workers in the east und The Cigarmakers union is a case in point This union was the direct outcome cf the an nouncement by tho employers of their inten tion to reduce wages At first the women failed to comprehend the meaning of the suggested union but when it was fully borne in upon their minds they joined in large numbers Within the last two months 60C women have given in their names and it is noticeable that with the establishment of the society wages have been much above the nor Tui1 figure E competent girl naming 20 shillings or 22 shillings a week Curions Case ot inheritance LONDON Jan death of Lord Napier of Magdnla has given riseto a some what curious complication Tte deceasec nobleman left two sons twins Robert and George After much discussion among doctors and nurses as to which entered the world first the family decided that Rober should inherit the title George thought o contesting this decision and of appealing to parliament to divide the honors us there are two titles As a compromise the family council influenced bv the fact tliiat Robert though married hod no child and thai Inuuenza Attacks a Band of 8OO with Terrible Effects MINNEAPOLIS Minn Jan special to The Tribune frotn Winnipeg Man says A baud of bOO Indians on St Peters reserve a few miles out of Winnipeg is being rapid ly wiped out Tho Indians are afflicted with la grippe iu its most severe form and being without proper medical attendance tha red skins quickly succumb to the malady In most cases it has developed in lung diseases to which they are subject Seventyfive per cent of them are down with it and if speedy action is not taken by the authorities to send physicians few will survive The Indians have never before been afflicted with a malady of its description and have 110 idea how to treat it Jiew Measures Introduced WASHINGTON CITY Jan tho bills introduced in tho house yesterday were tbe following By Lawler making Jan 8th a national holiday in coinmenoration of the life and character Andrew Jackson Goodnight placing salt and tinned plates on tbe free list Snivel y to amend the act to prohibit tho importation and immigration of foreigners and aliens under contract or agreement to perform labor Conger Secre tary Windoms silver bill Kelly of Kansas appropriating for a monument to the negro soldiers and sailors who gave their lives for the protection of the United States joverument in the late war Hows This for Free Coinage NEW YORK Jan Evening Sun says Wall street financiers claim to have discovered that a band of Mexicans calling themselves a private bank have been coining United States silver dollars and issuing the same to Mexicans who give them in return for goods purchased on this side ol the line The profit in this scheme can be readily seen when it is known that the United States silver dollar of the present only con tains 72 cents worth of the precious metal There is nothing counterfeit about the dollar and it is therefore difficult to detect it Collieries Shut Down RIADINO Pa Jan onethird of the collieries in this region employing 8000 men have snut down The Reading rail road officials in this city say that unless there is a decided improvement in the coal trade soon every colliery owned by the company as well as by individual operators will have to close The companys tracks are blocked with cars and at Port Richmond there are lying 1500000 tons of coal which can not find a market The Surplus Reduced Below WASHIXGTOJT Crrr Jan heavy purchases ot bonds during the past week 1 have reduced the available surplus below The secretary of the treasury has therefore decided to suspend the pur published in tho The Evening Sun describ ing what is suspected to bo an extensive system of counterfeiting which has been go ing on for some time in Mexico It is said certain people across the border havo within j the past two years coined American silver dollars and after shipping them across the border havedisposedof them with a profit to thomselves of 28 cents on each dollar During the past few dayi rumors to tho effect have been afioat in Wall street but havo carefully been con fined to a few prominent bankers and finan ciers who have taken extraordinary precau tions to prevent tbe report from getting beyond their own little circle Within the past few mouths or perhaps longer it has been noticed by bankers and other men who handle fairsized sums of money in tlio por tions of the United States contiguous to Mexico that there has been a large nn un wontcdly large number of United States silver dollars in circulation This fact has been noted by bankers in Texas New Mexico and Arizonia Tracing the Coins to Mexico As soon as attention was called to It the bankers naturally began to speculate as to the causes of ir and to attempt to trace back payments irade in silver dollars Cer tain it was that tlieso coins could not have been shipped from tho United States coinage mints without the knowledge of local banks in Texas Sew Mexico and Arizona It was found thnt many these oins could be traced to Mexicans living across the border who had given them in exchange for Lommodities purchased in this country Then arose the question Where did these Mexicans get these United States silver dol lars in such large quantities Then bagan a regular investigation which led to the dis closure of many suspicious circumstances too small to be noticed by themselves but forming significant links in a chain of evi dence pointing to one of the most remarkable international crimes if such it may be termed that tbe world has ever known A Good Thing for the Bank This is the conclusion which tho bankers in Texas New Mexico ancl Arizona have arrived at as a result of their investigations That a band of Mexicans calling themselves a private bank have ben coining United States silver dollars and uttering the same to Mexicans who gave them in return for goods purchased on this sidot the border Perhaps there is more than ona of these in stitutions perhaps a half dozen The gen tlemen who are investigating this gigantic Vlvi tho sixteen shopi irT 1 riTi were locked out j v y ioio tho llit Manufacturers n viil 1 a Hi dirtkjity is of niuemonths van t i aiiJ irrows OIK of the employment 1 os tlv llaishiiis department ol V li Mvrritti There is a dispute to svholvr uoys ire on finishing wort or An Arcerlcan Thief Dad MONTRKAI Jan Sheridan the American thief forsr and counter feiter who irretxl hero ton days age in connection with a robbery from the Bank du Ieupk dted in jail Sunday afternoon ol la grippe The nonion Death Uate BOSTON Jan dvaths in Bos ton last vck timbered S39 of which ninety throe wore die to pneumonia was41S4 tho eorrespondin Tho ratfl week last year there wira only 14 deaths Shoemakers at Work HAVEBHILI Mass Jai1 thou sand shoemakers who have boon locked out for a week returned to work yesterday and the labor dime Jtties havo becu settled to tho entire satisfaction of both theemployers and employes 1h3 manufacturers havo plenty of work Will ti is far Cold Wave NEWBUUGH N Y Jim National Skating association committee met last evening anil adjourned until today be lieving that a coll wave is nt hand and tluit tho races for Friday ami Saturday next may ccire off on those dates The Weather We May lixiicct WASHINGTONCITY Jan 21Tho following criu wstorn ortiou wtMcrlj tor Fair weather exein loon SUOV3 on tUlakes colder northwesterly win s For oiisln iair weather vosor 1wiucs stationary temj erature in caii rn wanner in western portion luir vxatucr northwesterly winds ita tionary temperature in soitheust blight ly in northwest portion For Iowa Fair weather ex ept in extreme southeast lor tion stationary temperature wtstcrly wlnil becomina variable THE MARKETS On the lioarl of i ranged is follows opened COM 1 Vii TTe close1 iy CHICAGO fan 0 viili today juolaUom January Viie feljrua y oiicnM fie closed closed agie iVb uiry 29Jio May oieiit U Mo i February Wit i opened iiHc closed ii l SO 75 fiiTO Iu closed iTi May January oiJenca and clowl SJ82M closed plot if such it proves to be are of the opin ion deduced from minor details that the wholesale counterfeiting has teen going on for over two years and that at least five million counterfeit United States dollars have thus been foisted upon the citizens of this country by the keenwitted Mexicans Shoving the Ouccr How the dolloas are uttered the investi gators do not know It is possible that the private Mexican coiners of United States money utter tbe coins di rectly through their own employes to the people across the border in the United States In that way they would secure to themselves the whole of the profit of about 28 cents on each coin this idea seems the most utter the coins to Mexicans at a compromise value something between 72 cents and 1 The Mexicans who thus assume a risk in con nection with passing the dollars although it is a small risk get their coin for less than in consequenee of that risk The coin is I A nas iiiei ts r must eventually inherit everything bonds turther fUmrirft ft nanncnmA ftirnmtv i f iru r I Xf V I IV V JJN Tho Cincinnati on the BallotBon Other Evidence WASHINGTON Crrr Jan Mayor of Cincinnati was the first witness professed to ba handled in options towSrtS inv Jester Jay He said that when Wood applied lor petition of smoke impec tor kad recom inundations from some of the beat citizens in that Governor Fo raksr asked nim ls appointment back VTotA 12th Street Drug Store FoituiMteri Confirmed WASKIKOTOS Crrr Jan the yesterday altemoon the senate con following nominations of postmas ters S Gash Macomb S D B him the gOTtrnor With car Lines Braidwood M Child Iun Mosby read lap J N Martin Burlington H A Mount Ayr J N Miller Sao City Hichi A Collier Hart W 3 BptUl I Vassal number of letters irf dMinnu ol the propose to give George a handsome annuity and one of the titles There is no parallel case in the history of the British peerage A Brazilian Trade Decree Rio JANETBO Jan government has decreed that all foreign companies doing business in Brazil must transfer to that country twothirds of thelir entire capital within two years of their orsanixation Companies already in existence muit do the same with sir months Competition for LOSDON Jan is upon good autboricy that the firm of Armstrongs gnn maktrs intend to establish an immense in the United States and bid continuing the purchase of 4K per cent bonds as heretofore Big in Gotham Nzw TORS Jan total number of deaths in this ciity for the twenty four hours ended tit noon yesterday was 91 against 14S yesterday Of this number 21 wers duo to pneumonia 9 to bronchitis 17 to consumption and 7 to influento compli cated with other disnases Another Onlo LijUUtor Dovm COHTSCBVS O Jan Samuel M Taylor Republican from Champaign county taken to home at Urbana last night very low with pneo exactly like the American coin is just as good as to tie silver it contains and is almost impossible ot detection The Iowa Legislature DBS MOINES la Jan 21Each party had forty votes in the house yesterday after the pairs were counted out Holbrook offered a resolution representing the Democrats providing that the Democrats would agree to the election of Ropublican tem porary officers that a committee of five on credentials be appointed by the temporary spesiker and confirmed by the house each member now on the rolls to be entitled to vote until he be declared by a majority vote not entitled to his seat that the Demo crats have the permanent speaker and the Republicans permanent chief clerk the other positions tote divided the chairmen and majority ol the standing committees to to each party alternately the Republic ans having first choice A number of counter propositions were mads during the debate that followed but nothing was done and after eleven ballots on temporary clerk which resulted in no election th house ad journed May Chario That Extra 1C PHtLADE F3IA Pa Jan preme court yesterday decided in favor o the Pennsylvania railroad company in the appeal of the suit of Resse of Pittsbnrg the question nt issue being the legality o the extra charge of 10 cents where fare is paid on trains instead ot aS ticket offices The court holds that where ample facilities are given to proure tickets and a coupon is givsa for the refund of the extra charge the practice is justifiable A Lockout About Threa Duratmr Coia Jan SLAI1 Lve folowin wrc tin tionsat i ha Union stwk yards opened act ve an i Btrang with all iwtto buying aud prices 5c higher light grades rougl packing S305aa70 mixed lots heavy packing and shipping lots steady tostroEger cows and feedes steers corn fed muttons S31C larats Produce Elgin creamery 2t 2T0 ft tincst dairy packing stock fresh Joz ice house Live 7CJ3c tt turkeys 9310 ilucks geese 84503 600 doz of Hebron 3S3 40c bu o i track common and mixed lots 23 to fancy SL25a2V bbL Wisconsin hoi York Nmw YORK Jan 20 2 red winter tTc ilc Slay do June 87c CornNo 2 mixed cash do January 37Hr do February 37Hc do March 38Hc doMarfSHe S mixed cash do Jan uary do February 28c Rye Dull BarleyNominal PorkQuiet mew for new February 1625 J8a5 t slow bat offer prices advanced cowa fell off H and the market closed dull at tlM decline Sheep lambe steaiy live hogs 100 Ibs CREAM BAKING IttU ITiorexoeJleaetrproixT n hOB rvivc t ronPst init and contain mo rt Chicago Ban FrmciiKCi
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