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Logansport Pharos (Newspaper) - February 12, 1890, Logansport, Indiana LOGA 15TH YEAE WEDNESDAY FEBRUAHl 12 1890 30247 JOHN GRAYS Corner On tlio following Corsets Dr Standard POSTAL LIGHTNING rs Scheme for Util izing the Telegraph Iff TALK TO A HOUSE COMMITTEE Warners Coraline Tandem Good Luck Health Nursing Perfection Waiat Hulls ICnbo Corset Tkompsiii3 Glove FittioK Corset Duplex Corset Dr Misses Corset Childrcns Corset P the above excel lent brands of corsets are guaranteorl in every partic ular D OPEKA HOUSE rAV PHOIIIETOH I Week ancl Saturday Matinee Commencing Monday February 10th THE LITTLE SUNBEAM Goodricli Supported by the BON TON THEATRE CO in ihe following New Comedies Monday Pearl of Savoy Tuesday Dads Boy vr ilacsdayWanted a Husband ThursdayMaud Mu lor FridayInnocent Salt Saturday MatineeCinderella Saturday NtehtFisnermana Daughter ADIvflSSION Children Gallery lOc Adults Gallery2Oc First Floor3Oc Matinoe Children lOc Matinee Adults2Oc Snicof scats commences Saturday morning at KcosUnga As a Souvenir of the Goodrich Engagement two Fine Gold Watches wilt bo given away On nt Saturday Matinee one Saturday Night IJA KKCKGEK UOONE YSTHA1N STRAIN 1 cl jphoni Nofl Calls Promptly fifccenrJtd ED Our FURNITURE Prices the Lowest 302 FINE FOR THE OUR DESIGNS flRE NEW Xune but tlie boat vrurkmaiuUlp til loived to leave our salesroom HOLIDAYS AT PAR YINS 12th Street Drug Store A Claim That tlio Plan Will Make the Service SettSap Cain a Point on the Discussion to Cannons Com mlsiloo to Inquire Into Agricultural lu Capital lliuilget WASHINGTON CITY Jan ieneral Wanamaker yesterday gave louse postoffice committee his views on the ubjoct of postal telegraph at great length He said he had prepared a bill based on the our bills which had bean introduced in the louso this sjssion on the same subject and believed that it would b3 satisfactory 3e proposed to begin tho experiment by es tabliug postal telegraph communication be tween the 100 froa delivery offices in the country and to gradually extend iki service to smaller offices A unifovni rate on messages could not be established Mr Wanamaker believed that tha scheme should bo tried for ton years on leased wires lu unswer to Chairman Bingham Sfr Wanamaker said he did not think the service could be established on the basis of tho mail iwrvice but it could be worked toward such a point He had no doubt that he service by itself would bo selfsustaining Tbe postolHce department would tave the additional delivery business receiving 2 cents clear on each letter The scheme was not exactly in opposition to nny telegraph company bccauso tho delivery would be slower than that messages transmitted by the telegraph companies direct Practical Workingof tho Scliomo Tho postmaster general was of opinion that hiii proposition to use postal employes as operators for tho proposed service would bs successful In a great many instances em ployes assigned to this work would bo green but ho thought he could find a number of clerks now in tho service who understood how to work telegraph instruments knowledge of telegraphy he said is more general than it is supposed to be In the matter of salary he thought that the oper ator would not ba worth more than the or dinary clerk In regard to his proposi tion to limit the scheme to 400 ornces Mr Wanamnker was pressed by sev eral members of the committee to tell his reasons for this contracted beginning He replied that his theory wns that everything should have a beginning The 400 offices would bo enough to begin with and the serv ice could be increased in the discretion of government He believed that the result of the operation of tho scheme would bo a groat increase iu tho number of messages of a social character Existing Bights Not Interfered With Mr Wanamaker said that ho proposod a union of postal and telegraph business on a basis that will not interfere to nny apprscia ble extent with any existing rights but that will afford incalculable servico to classes not now enjoying tho use of the telegraph to any large degree He suggested to tha commit tee thnt authority bo given him to lease in the different cities telegraph wires such as the great newspapers great corporations brokers and others have from city to city in order that the common peopla may com municate through their business offices the postoffices from city tocity or by dropped messages in their mail boxes The business said tho people already enjoy A MoneyIVIulijDg Enterprise Referring to the argument that only about 5 per cent of tho telegrams sent were fam ily and social and tho rost commercial and speculative and that as not more than U per cent of tha paopl3 use tho telegraph the rest should not ba taxed to pay tho deficit sure to be caused by cheap telegraph rates Mr Wanamaker argued that if the postmas ter general was authorized to contract with a telegraph company npw organized orto be formed for this purpose the postoffico will largely increase its business and that there will be no deficit Cause of Iostnl Deficits Tho postofflca department Mr Wana maker maintained is not selfsustaining because it is charged with carrying free the Vast volume of mail matter of the various executive departments of government handles the newspapers of the country for practically nothing and allows the oppor tunity to pass by to trasmit cheap tele graphic messages because thero are incor porated companies who dispute tha ground The Prices Proposed Under the proposed bill the telegraph tolls ia any one state shall not exceed 10 cents lor twenty words or loss counting address and signature nor over 25 cents for any dis tance under 1500 miles nor over 50 cents for any greater distance said rates and rules and regulations to be prescribed by the pos master general A WEEK OF DEBATE fl Democrats Secure a Talk Over the New Code of Rules Asmxoiov CITY Fob senate yesterday passed the bill for a public build ing at Burlington la Bills wiae intro duced to establish a free bathing beach on the Potomac beside the Washington monu ment to establish a public school system in TJtah and to create a commission to in quire into the causa of the depressed condi tion of agriculture A good deal of oratory was then delivered over the Oklahoma bill but no progress made after which Blair con tinned without concluding his speech on the educational bill The senate then went into secret session for a short tima and ad journed In the house Cannon offered a resolution closing the debate on the rules at 1 oclock today and providing for the previous ques tion at 4 oclock Tho Democrat protested and Springer offered a substitute closing general debate nt adjournment tolay flve minuta debate to proceed until 5 oclock Fri day and then ordering the previous question This was adopted many Republijans voting for it Several speeches were then made pro and con after which the house took recess till 11 oclock todsiy Cumon Slightly Disgusted The action of toe house in defeating Can nons resolution nither disgusted that gen tleman and when he demanded the previous question and not enough Republicans rose to second his demand and make it liffective hi yielded tho floor to Springer remarking that his colleague seamed to have charge o the resolutions Atfter Springers resolu tions had been adapted Cannon crossed to the Democratic side and congratulated Springer The Democrats were jnbllan and cheered Springer to the echci Grosrenor Confesses Bis Sins Tho debate on tbe rules then proceeded Grosvenor supported the new code and in referring to the rule permitting the speaker to count a quorum he acknowledged that he bad himself been guilty of preventing legis lation on many occasions and he was ready to stand here and isay that he baci never don it and prevented the action of lie majority that he had not f sit that he not guilty o unjustifiable imd almost unpardonable breach of duty to his country In his opin ion rights of Uw minority were Vital It had cinrnaaA tooaoositiap measure had recorded its votes againiit it and hail protested to the country Bolmmn Landi the Holmac characterized the proposed code as a complete revolution in parliiijmentary procedure He declared that the dame pro viding that 100 mi mbers shall constitute a quorum in committee of tho whola would place the great appropriation bills ati the mercy of a handful of the majority He spoke of various occasions upon which he said the resort to filibustering had been beneficial to the country and referred with much emphasis to the defeat of fchia force bill by the minority under the lead of Sam uel J Randall He declared that Kendalls course at that tune would his memory with honor as long as the records of comgress should survive Other speakers were Mason of Illinois for the code and Hatch of Missouri anil McAdoo of New Jersey against Tho debafru Trill con tinue today At 5 oclock tbo lunisa will take a recess until 8 when the discussion on the Democratic side will bo closed bjr Car lisle and Springer An Agricultural Communion WASHINGTON City Feb bill in troduced in the senate yesterday by Pierce of North Dakota provides that the president shall appoint a commission seven four of whom shall ba practical agriculturists the first named to bo the president of the com mission A secretary is also to be appointed and he and the commissioners are to receive per day and expenses whilo al work The commission is to investigate the laws in relation to inspection warehouses and ele vators etc and their bearing on the condi tion of agricultural affairs and isi to report to congress not later than the beginning of the next session The BalJotBox Inquiry WASHINGTON CITY Feb testi mony beCoro tha ballotbos contract investi gators yesterday related solely to some had been paid to Mrs Wood wile of the forger ancl why it was paid The reason was that tho Repub licans had found out that Wood was a forger and thinking that the Democrats were trying to use him thought it best to keep him hi good humor The money was provided by Dr Graydon of Cincinnati who was later reimbursed out of the campaign funds and was given to Mrs Wood because sho said she was in need to Perpetuate tlio liuffalo WASHINGTON CITY Fob senate committee on agricultureat its meetingyes terday morning gave a hearing to Buffalo Jones of Garden City Kan on tho bill in roducecl by Plumb for the preservation of le American binon Jones owns a herd of ighty pure buffalo and a number of mixed reeds as well and he wants the govern ment to sat aside a tract of public land on which he can perpetuate them for twenty ears New Plan to Bnlld Iostofflces WASHINGTON CITY Feb inlro uced in the senate yesterday a bill provid ng that when any city or town in tha United tates having a population of 4000 shown y the census reports shall nmke a request or a jstoffice building setting forth the bove fact tho postmaster general shall ause to bo erected a suitable building for a ostofflce prescribing the cost which shall ot be less than nor more than 300 AuotHer AntiGerrymander Bill WASHINGTON CITY Feb intro isced in the senate yesterday a bill prbvid ing that in all the states of tha Union rep resentatives to congress shall be and for the districts now prescribed by la ntil tha apportionment of representatives hall be made by congress according to the census to ba taken in 1890 any law of such tatos hereafter to be passed to tho contrary notwithstanding Bad Outlook for Vlnlrt Mill WASHINGTON CITY Feb enernius Df tho Blahbill in the senate now claim to have fortythree votes promised against the measure with threa senators doubtful negative votes will be enough to defeat it First Time In Six Weeks CITF Feb Maine and Tracy attended the cabinet meet ng yesterday and for the first time in six eeks all the members of the cabinet were present FEMININE MOB LAW Threats of Arresting tho Women Who Raided Latlirop Mo Saloons LATHROF Mo Feb situation lore yesterday was excitingand the womens crusade against the saloons tho only subject of conversation One of the saloon men hose place was demolished has filed an affi lavit charging the seventyfive women who sorticipated in the crusade with riotous con luct and confiscation of private property Che prosecuting attorney has been asked to resign but he refuses and says 10 will issue warrants for the ar rest of everybody as fast as the affidavits are filed Unlimited backing has seen guaranted the ladies and they ore hoot ing at tho idea of being arrested The peo le ore determined that no harm shall come o a single woman that assisted in doing what the officers failed to do Everybody in the town is excited and the situation is a dangerous one Unless wise counsel prevails ears of trouble are momentarily expected and thi entire state is awaiting develop ments HUNGRY FOB ACRES TrainLoads of Settlers for the Sioux Lands VIET QTTBIOUS STATE 01 ATFAIRS Possessing tUe Earth At berlftln Unmolested Tfltlle at the Grim Soldier SI 111 Stands OB Gourd Exciting After the Per sistent tand a Marc2i on the for tine Home steader CHAMBERLAIN 8 D Feb in coming train is heavily loaded with settlers bouud the reservation and the stream of humanity crossing the river is almost con tinuous Savorai thousand hare already se lected claims and begun the erection of houses The new arrivals are forced to go farther into the interior On the town site opposite this city the saw and hammer wore plied diligently all night and yesterday sev eral hundred buildings otatomporary nature doitod the prairie Stocks of lursber and provisions are being carried and by today many business house will lae in run ning order Burn Their Houses Agent Anderson has ceased to attempt to to remove settlers having received instruc tions from Washington City but ha is de termined to guard tha interests of the In dians intrusted to his core and he says that if all the buildings erected by ssttlers on lands filed upon by Indians prior to the issu ing of the proclamation are not removijd he will burn every one of thorn to the ground The nearest approach to bloodshed yet reported was the drawing of revolver on an Indian policeman by an excited settler when an attempt was made to obstruct his entrance into the reservation The only thing tliat prevented the suttler resorting to extremes was the the polico or there would certainly have bean a shooting affray Settlers Going by Thousands One interesting event yesterday was the arrival of a mixed train with a number of flat ears absolutely packed with settlers A special train arrived last evening iiontaining more than 500 persons and reports are being received from innumerable localities of the forming of colonies to start at once for the reservation The people have bseii dis pointed so often regarding the opening of the reservation that they have Itaen a little conservative and the rush a week hence promises to be greater oven than it is now The influx will increase from day to day Gone to Hunt CoaZ A party of oldtimers persons thoroughly acquainted with the reservation and who are positive thnt they know of ti3 existence of coal started out yesterday afternoon for the purpose of prospecting and locating claims on the White river at a point about forty miles from its mouth where they claim coal can bo found in ineqhaustible quantities Indians have frequen tly brought in specimens but white persons have of late been prevented from prospecting for the mineral THE BOOMERS AT PIERRE WILL PROBABLY ADJOURN The Iowa Legislators Abont Tired of Their Amusement DBS MOINB3 la ballots for speaker were had in the house yesterday each one resulting Hamilton 35 Wilson 33 The probability is that an adjournment will be had without anything being done and then Governor Larrabee will call an extra session for the purpose of seating Govemor Elec t Boies passing the appropriation bills fixing the joint freight rates and considering tbe prohibitory law The Unionist Candidate Successful LONDON Feb parliamentary elec tions in the Patrick division to fill the election caused by the death ol Alexander Craig Sellar took place yesterday and resulted in the reten tion of the seat by the Unionists by a vote of 4148 for Mr Parker Smith to 3929 for Sir Charles Tennant Resolved to Employ XonUnlon Men LONDON Feb caucus of dock own srs and wharfmasters was held last night at which it was resolved to employ non inion men whenever it shall seem desirable GOT THE WHOLE OUTFIT City The Gentile Victory at Salt Lake Complete SALT LAKE Crrr XT tali Feb dent Woodruff of the Mormon church say the result of the election will have no eftec on the Mormons except the effect of government They expect that the peopl will soon bo glad to return to the economica and honest government furnished by th Mormons in the past Official returns give the following majori ties for the Liberal ticket Scott for mayor 809 Hams for recorder 539 Waldan fo treasurer 569 Crate for assessor 466 Young for marshal 773 The rest of the ticket including five councllmen are elected by iMJcrttits rangjuft from 3U to 400 Troops Continue to Stop Hie citing Incidents FrEBRii S D Feb continue to lino the river The crowd has Ijeen swelled by those who arrived on even ing The cars were packed Snd many vnore compelled to ride outside Monday night the attempts to cross over were kept up un til daylight ancl many a fracas occurred be tween the troops and boomers but nothing erious is reported The soldiers are almost vom out by the vigilance they have Leon ompelled to keep the guard liaving been oubled during the night which has lefi no resh ones on hand and unless reinforce ments arrive from Fort Sully soon they will lave to give up and 1st tlie persistent boom rs on Dodged the Guards The South Pierre boomers made another attempt to go over about 4 oclock yester day morning They bad about seventyfive wag ins whoso wheels had bean muffled and by great secrecy succeeded in gaining the other ank without being challenged by the sentry and were in the act of escaping into the hills when discovered The guard was immedi ately caught and gagged put in one of the wagons and carried to some timber farther nland where he was left About this time ither officers came along and not finding the sentry in his place raised an alarm Captured by the Troops A skirmishing party was organized and soon found boomers to the number of several lundred rapidly getting into the interior Some mounted infantry were sent in pur suit and upon overtaking the boomers fired volley over their heads The latter then scattered but the infantry spread out also and finally succeeded in capturing all but a aw and took them to the guard house at Fort Pierre Stampeded the Une About the same time a smuller cro wd of Doomers attempted to cross half a mile above this city Most of them were on foot A few light wagons accompanied them When near tha other side a big stampede was made to get over the bank and break the line of the guard and they succeedad in dashing through but the infantry started in not pursuit Many evaded their pursuers however and are now in the interior Vigilant Indian Police Those who were captured were roughly led back and brought over to this side The guard house was too full to hold them The Indian police are aiding the soldiers aJ they can and have been the means of caplmring many stray boomers who have got across all of whom have been taken to the Cheyenne agency some thirty miles up the river and confined in their guard house TVhnts the Matter wltli Harrison Much wonder is expressed that Fnsident Harrison should open the reservation to go into effect immediately and not matie pro vision for settlers to go on by withdrawing the troops or at least giving them orders not to interfere Sullivans Proposition to Jackson NEW YORK Feb Jack Barnett John L Sullivans manager made an offer to Peter Jackson that if the latter would stand Lefore the champion three rounds at Crenheims theatre Hobokini this evening he might have Sullivans share of the gate receipss which it is istimattKl will amount to about Jackson declined the offer and said he wail surprisjid that Sullivan should have made it fie hoped to meet Sullivan in a flght afterthe Mis sissippi trouble was over BRITISH SGLONS IN SESSiON die Queena Speech Eead and Tire Opened on The Times LONDON Feb opened yes terday with the usual ancient ceremonia tha commons being first summoned to the chambor of peers to hear the queens speech read The speech was somewhat longer than usual and referred to a number of matters of no particular interest in the present polit ical status Tha subjects of most moment referred to were the Portuguese trouble and the Irish question Briefly it says that the government is doing its best to maintain peace with Portugal while at the same time npholding the rights of England on the Afri can continent The Hamoan treaty is ap proved of as is the effort toward federation in the Australian colonies The Situation In Ireland Of the Gresn isle the speech speaks hope fully Continued improvement in the situa tion is noted and ili is declared that agra rian crime has decreased largely that bills will be brought forward to increase the num ber of peasnat proprietors for extending local selfgovernmant and for improving the material condition of the people gener ally A number of measures are promised tor England and Scotland also looking to the bettering of the condition v the work ing classes and thi tenant farmers of Scot land Attack on The Begun The commons had hardly settled them selves in thsir seats in their own chamber upon returning from the lords when Har court got the floor and introduced a motion that The Times in publishing th3 not3d Pigott letters was guilty of a breach of par liamentary privilege He said taat the breach of privilege had been so flagrant as to render it impossible for him to cionoiva of a worse offense in that direction The letters were admitted forgorias and th2 house therefore had a sure basis of action Gladstone said the offense ol Tha Times against the house had not been purged by the apologies of the paper before the commission The apologies only aggravate tho offoss Tho forgeries were a conspiracy against Par nell They would have resulted in political death to him if they had been successful and also would have inflicted lasting injury upon tie whole Irish nation He did not wish to dwell upon the horrible loathsome affair but trusted that the housj would express its full sense of ths injustica done Harcourt8 Motion Ecjeetcd Parnell rated tho government for granting him the committea of inquiry he asked for and declared that its reason for delay was that it could usothe letters as a political machine against him He pro nounced the governments treatment of him incredibly mean and moved to put the word forged before the word letters in the motion Smith on behalf of tho whole government expressed satisfaction that Parnell had proved tho letters to be forgeries and ac cepted Parnells amendment Tbo house then refused to furttusr consider the matter rejecting Harcourts motion In the lords Granvilie attacked tho govern ments course regarding Portugal and Sal isbury replied DOWN GO RATES Regular SmashUp Indicated in the Very Near Future CHICAGO Feb 12 yesterdays meet ing of the Southwestern Freight association Chairman Midglay said ho felt it his duty to inform tho association that rate manipula tions of great magnitude were being carried on Lines were paying commissions to ship pers and werebeing given street drayago was being paid by the railroads oud passes were being distributed to shippers and others ablo to control freight with a lavish hand Tho chairman closed his charges by saying The only lines against which I find ro complaint ara tha Missouri Pacific and tha Chicago Milwaukee and St Paul Raised a General Hu1uul With one accord the various freight agents started in to explain and there was a gen eral hubbub The Milwaukee and St Paul representative made the statement that be held positive evidence of deep and reckless ratecutting in addition to thuevidence given by tho chairman He moved for permission to reduce all rates from Chicago to south western Missouri river points 33 13 per cent This was denied Tho Milwaukee and St Paul then appealed to tha executive board of the InterState Commerce Hallway associa tion to arbitrate the matter and announced that if the decision the arbitrators was Dewenter THE HATTER CAPRICIOUS CUPID Love Cuts a Caper at Fortress Monroe A FATE OEIOAGOAFS NOYEL WHIM The Mliiliilre Cut Out in Short Order and a New Yorker Made Ceremony Performed by a Colored Clergyman xt tho iDcsIre of the Bride Groom a Stranger But Said To lie Immensely Rich CHICAGO Fjb Herald has the following telegram from Fortress Monroe Va The fashionable Hygeia hotel has a sensa tion and although there is still much mys tery nothing else is talked of The Hygeia is at this season crowded n ith visitors from Washington New York Philadelphia Bos ton and other points in tho north brought hither by tho balmy air The cause of ail tho excitement is pretty Mrs Alice Snell McCrea daughter of tha murdered million aire Amos J Snell of Chicago She re cently procured a divorce from her husband and came here a few weeks ago accompa nied by a young married woman a Mrs Brandt of New York her child and two French maid The MiJltjiire Smitten Mrs MtCrea was very pretty amiabe and dressed exquisitely and she was soon a prime favorite with the officers of Fortress Monroe and many thought that the lady would join the regular army as they ex pressed it here by selecting some one of dangling young military admirers to supply the place of the erstwhile Mr McCrea In deed some of the o derly officers were be lieved to lo smitten Certain it is that a frequent subject of discussion at was the amount of the Snell estate and tho size of Mrs JleCreas bank account for tho mil itary officers plumo themselves upon being practical men of tho world to whom sucli matters arc important when matrimony is under discussion The officers were eager to presented Mrs McCrea was of a lively disposition and e T England Mafcinff DyniunUe Gttns LosnxMr Feb ha arranged with Lieut Zalinski to superin tend the construction at Wioolwich of forty dynamite guns of which ftilinski is the in ventor Crashed Under the TCall RICHMOXD Ma Feb L FJledges grocery store was boned early yesterda morning causing a loss of about number of citizens were collected in in ad joining building discussing the blazs when the wall fell in killing M F SICcDonald am B M Jackson and seriously injuring Mrs Jtacloon Many escawd against tho reduction the railroad wciuld avail itself of its privileges under article 3 of he gentlemans agreement and give an rbitrary notice of putting the reduction into ffect ten days from the date of the decision C and N the War Path At a meeting in the afternoon of the West ern and Northwestern divisions of the Western Freight association the Chicago iurlington and Northerns proposed re duction in freight rates between Chi and St Paul from the present basis of CO cents per 100 firstclass to a 40cent jasis on business for Chicago and a 30cent jasis on business comin g from points east oi he eastern state line of Illinois was taken up and atter a brief discussion the associa tion voted against allowing the reduction Notice of ttio Slaughter The Chicago Burlington and Northern at onca gave notice that it would fils a written notice with the chairman arbitrarily put ing the rates into offe t ten days from the date the notice A committee of repre sentatives of all tha lines interested m tho reduction was appointed to determine what effect it will have and to what extent pres ent rates in the territory affected must be reduced to prevent discrimination and com ply with the interstate law Conldsit Help Themselves At yesterdays meeting of the piesidente of lines in the InterStato Commerce Railway association the notices of withdrawal of the Union Pacific and the Chicago and North western were received accepted and placed on flle without comment The withdrawals will take effect on Feb 23 and Feb 26 re spectively No other business of any kind was transacted The Whidky Trust Meeting PEOBIA Tils Feb meeting of the Western Distillers and CattleFeeders trust yesterday was very largely attended It was a special meeting railed for the purpose of voting upon the question of organizing a corporation under tbe laws of Illinois for the carrying on of the business of distilling and feeding The vote in favor of organizing under the state laws stood 359 yeas to 1 nay Tbe meeetmg was very harmonious and but little debate was indulged in The Church in Politics KIXGSTOX Ont Feb St Mary cathedral on Sunday Roman Catholic electors were required to sign a declaration approved by the bishops of Ontario that they were supporters of the separate schools ajid op posed to abolition Subsequently in a pav tonl Bishop Ciliary said any Roman Catho lic who would desert the church in thii t trnggle deserved aipparently fonifofgayety for before week was out sbo knew most of the officers who were constantly dancing attention on There wero walks on the ramp arts drives to Newport News excursions after the lucious oysters which here abound little picnics along te Virginia shore with small and select parties and Mrs McCrea was always the life of the group Such was the situation Sunday morning Fob 3 There had been a hop the night before and Mrs McCrea was the belle of the ball A Sadden Surprise The Sunday morning boat brought Doug las Green from New York Nothing further was known of him hern than that he was Douglass Green and his advent made no distinct impression on tho guests of tha Hy geia until be entered the breakfastroom find there was publicly greeted in tho most effusive manner by Mrs McCrea Certain officers were waiting to show her a beautiful view of the sea but this previous engage ment was apparently forgotten by the fair charmer She passed Sunday and Monday morning in the company of Mr Green and appeared to enjoy his society immensely There was consternation at the fort in the Damps But Monday afternoon the officers were all wearing the mitten for good Sunday Mr Green and a Mr Ayer with Mrs McCrea and Mrs Brandt drove to the Hampton Normal school where they attended service after ward visiting a colored Sunday school Their neit visit was to a colored clergyman named Thornton Monday morning they procured ft license to marry and drove again to Mr Thorntons but ho was ill and they next went to the residence of Rer Mr Gravatt a white Episcopal minister Ha was absent Marry ins today or never said Mrs McCrea So they drove to the res idence of Rev Robert Shorts colored ancl there in a dingy little sitting room the knot was tied It is stated that Mrs McCrea de sired from the first that the ceremony bo performed by a negro clergyman Very Much Mired Pp After the ceremony Mrs McCrea asked him anxiously Are we retdly married The minister said Yes you is done suali nough married Dat man is yo1 husband Whereupon the couple flew into eoch others arms and as an eyewitness said Soch a hogging and kiraing I never saw They were so mixed up that you could not tell one from the other A liberal fee was given and the couple departed for the hotel packed up and took train for Washington City Nobody knows Mir Green but he is said to be immensely rich ABBREVIATED TELEGRAMS George S Dustin wellknown central Illi nois railway man died at Peoria Monday Abner H Bowen a wellknown banker ol Delphi Ind died Monday at tbe age of 75 Woodruff Farnham flsh dealers of New York have failed Liabilities about 000 The fire at Grand Rapids Mich Tues day morning only caused a loss of ifSSOCO Insurance 17800 John B Joyces saloon at Fairland near Shelbyviile Ind was blown up with dyna mite Monday night by temperance people so it is charged Because Elder Sims a preacher at Atwood Ills carries a pistol his nock is badly worked up and the windows of his church have been smashed to piecrs The Burlington and Northern railroad has given iiotice of a Sit 18 por cent cut in freight rates between Chicago and St Paul to go into effect in ten days Patrick SIcBryde secretary of the recently formed Miners National society says that unless the operators come to terms a strike involving 75000 men vill be ordered Tho Bauk of Birricu Springs Mich Reeves Patterson Co proprietors has closed its doors Liatilitii s nbcut but the firm says it will pay every dollar A colored girl named Mattio Eiwards at Fort Smith Ark drowned hersof insight of her mother Tuestiivy the latter had chastised tbe girl for cursing her One thousand men wont on a wolf huat iioar Jacksonville Ills TuosJay They sur rounded four of tho animcU but nil got away The wolves or 3 killing many sheep Tho laying of the cornerstone of tho Ctr negie free library at Pittsburg has bccii post poned until Wednesday next at the presi dents request in order that ho may bo pros eat John White a Chicago Burlington and Quincy switchman was thrown from a train in tho yards at Galena Ills Monday uightand killed Thirtyeight cars pasrcd over him Gen John A Foslw who was one of tho prosecuting counsel in the Mrs Surratt case was found dead in Kcv York Tuesday morn ing He was at ono ti me a prominent man but whisky was his rviu P C Parker and Je rues Donnghuo young men of Chicago 4 bogus checks on cer tain South Water atxiiet merchants Tuesday The checks wero thrown out by the clearing bouse and now the ynung men are in jail While White Capping a halfwitted fel low named Sam demons at Lancaster Ind for abusing bis mother one of tha White Caps bad liii finger bitten off by demons demons was severely whipped THE MARKETS CHICAGO Feb 11 Board of traJc quotations tolay rangedai follows Wheat Xo 2 May opened closed July ojcncd TTo closed 2 Fcbruirr opened 28J6c closeJ 28Xc May opened closed July opened and closed 31J4c February opened iHj closed 20Hc Marcb opened closed 2 May opened closed PortFebruary opened and closed S872K opencrt closed SD77K May opened closed ojct ei S5J7H closed following were the quota tions at the Union Uo ck yards opened fairly artivii frith prices lower light grades OS rough packing mixed lots J854J400 heavy packtnfi and shipping lots Cattle Slow about steady beeves balk cows slacken and feed ers SbepNatlvw S cornfed westerns lambs 60 aeio Produce Elgin ftne creameries ZlgySc dairies finest frwli packing stock fresh 12ai2Xc per doz Ice house To Dressed hickens per lb turkeys per lb ducks psr lb geese per lb 30335o per bu Beauty of Hebron 3633Sc per bo Burbanks ixr bu Illinois sweet po tatoes good to fancy Apples Good to fancy 12008350 per bbL Cranber bell and cherries per bbL Ker York NBW YoitK Feb 11 2 red winter cash do February do March do April do Slay 2 mixed cash o March 36 do ApriL 37c do May but eteadr No 1 mixed cash do February do March 28tfc do May STJic ByeDulL BarUr NominaL meao for new February March May J65X Live Stock trading In beef cat tie dressei beef fa r demand ft Sheep and Lai i for both sheep ttTMi8KI v 100 fcs lambs 75 Nominally firm livu hogs V 103 Denim tbe Sort Impeachment YOBS Feb Mr Greene is tlie senior partner of the brokerage firm of Greene Bateman of this city He could Bot be found yesterday Mrs McCrea found at the Navarre flats She treated matter very lightly She denied the mmr but admitted the trip to Hampton WeliKnown Ohioun Djad COLUMBUS O Feb Hon Channce N Olds on of Ohios ablest lawyers here yesterday from trauble 74 year died aged reparing for War LISBON Feb A royal decree has been signed authorizing tho completion of the de fences of Lisbon a thorough reorganization of tbe army and tee purchase of eight snips of war The Weather We May Expect WASHIXGTOS Crrr Feb following are the weather indications for thirtysix hours from 8 p m yesterday For TTidlAnA and northwesterly winds fair weath er cold wave In Indiana For gnaws colder weather northwesterly winds For 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