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Logansport Pharos (Newspaper) - April 29, 1890, Logansport, Indiana LOGANSPORT DAILY PHAROS 15TH YEAR TUESDAY EVENING APJtIL 29 NO H12 JOHN BRAYS Gornor Nottingham Laces Etamine Plain and Colored Scrims Fancy Draperies Etc Also a Full line of Window Shades Plain and Dado Polcs and Trimmings Dopartment Upstairs MtHKMKXTS DOIANS OPEKA HOUSE WfM nOfVN MUNAOEIl CNt NIOHT OJUV WEDNESDAY rtPRJL 3O W It ptsenti x tho Ito nuiMtic Irish Drtiinn TIIB mm WELL A Compjnliin Ilay to tio Ivy Leaf A Strietly Cutniiliny Includlnjf thf Tulened Irlnli oincdlnn QarroJ of i Sluvlifa M A IYIIDinl ir hiccnery A Powerful Drn innll rainpuny with Now Songs and DancLi HruiluutiDii at the Hth street ThCHlM New Virk Sriilunr So Purnuet 5Pe i troio 7v Seuu on suit at d Unisons fllOVIflTIIMC PATNUIISINO Aro most favorably known throughout the United States for their perfect shape ele gant fit great comfortand as they are excellent wearing Corsets are the most econo mical Call and buy For Sale at WILER I WISES Hee Hive Dry Goods House Will Cure Your Htsadache OE1NTS S AT 12thSt Drug Store REAL ESTATE For sttlo U residences ou Broadway For aalo 10 on Spear street For saleone Stooe and two Frame residences on North Street For sate two reskUnces ou Osago street For sale residences on Pratt and Chlppewa streets For sale residences High street For sale H brick residouce ou Broadway For sale or trade residences on the North and South side To trade 4 jrootl farms for dwelling propeity To trade 3 good fnrnis for business blocks To trade a stock of Dry Goode for a good aria To trade a stock of Dry G ods for town lots To trade a desirable residence in Frances vllle for property In the city Will pay the difference iu price To trade a No 1 Steam Grist Mill with al tho modern improvements The mill runs day and Is In good location for a good farm Wanted lots In all parts of tho city to sell For sale desirable residences on Miami and Chlppewa streets For sale a desirable residence on Ninth St To trade a business block for a good farm For particulars enquire of M M QOROON Pension and Real EstateAgon I Room No 3 Elliott Block Logansport I ml BREAKFAST DISH JBK YOUR own mn A DIVIDED COUBT Differing Views of the Liquor Law of Iowa U S 8TTPREME OOUETS DECISION The Irohlliltiuu of Importation iiito the State UiMilured Invalid Three Justices Diluent Worry Over the Sil ver Product of Precious Met of the International Arbi tration WASHINGTON CITY April United supreme court through Chief Justice Fuller has rendered an opinion adverse to the constitutionality of state liiws providing for the seizure o liquor brought into the state in original Such laws the court holds are au interference with the iuterstate com merce law After the liquor becomes property of the importer the state may under its police powors regulate or pro hlbit sales Iiiifiiirtatlou is Lawful But it has no power in the of ax press congressional authority to prohibit the transportation of the article from an other stute uurl ita delivery to the im porter Tlie case in which the decision was made was that of Gus Leidy Co plaintiffs iu error vs A J Hardin It was brought here on appeal from the supreme court of Iowa and this court re veres the decision of the state court from the Opinion TIiK court says that intoxicating liquor is undoubtedly un article of traffic like any other article in which a right of prop arty exists and concedes that the states have the undoubted right to control their purely internal affairs in doing which they exercise powers not surren dered to the national government but whenever the law ofthe state amounts es sentially to H regulation of commerce with foreign nations or among the states as it clous when it inhibits directly or in directly the receipt of an imported com modity or its disposition before it has ceased to become an article of trade be tween one state und another or another country and this it comes in conflict with a power which in this particular has been exclusively vested in the general govern ment and is therefore void Tlirue Justices Dissent Justices Gray Harlan and Brewer dis sent They say that tin right to regulate 01 prohibit the sale of intoxicating liquors be longs to the states as a branch of their po lice powers and can be judiciously and effectively exercised by them alone ac cordiny to their views of public policy and local needs The Iowa prohibitory laws were enacted by the legislature iu the exercise of its undoubted power to protect its inhabitants against the evils physical moral mid social attending the free use of intoxicHting They affect commerce much more remotely than laws of a state validity of which is authorizing the construction of Bridges and dams across navigable waters within its limits which wholly obstruct the course of commerce and navigation or than quaran tine huvs which operate directly upon all ships and merchandise coming into the ports of the state of tlie lecidloti If the statutes of a state restrietingtJrj prohibiting tlie sale of intoxicating liquors within its territory are to be held inopera tive and void as applied to liquors sent or brought from another state and sold by tho importers in original packages the consequences must be that an inhabitant of any state may under the pretense of interstate commerce and without license or supervision of any public authority cany or send liquor into and sell in any or all of the other states despite any legisla tion of those states on the subject and al though his own state should be the only one which had not enacted similar laws A Michigan Cuse Decided The court also decided the case of Henry hyng against the people of the state of Michigan involving the validity of the Michigan luw taxing beer in the original packages manufactured iu Wisconsin and sold in Michigan The court denies the power o a state to exclude directly or in directly the subjects of interstute com merce by the imposition of burdens there on or to regulate such commerce without congressional permission OUR GOLD AND SILVER PRODUCT Statistics Showing How Much Was DiiK Out in 1880 WASHINGTON CITY April E O Leech director of the mint has submitted his annual report to congress on the pro duction of precious metals tor the calendar year 1889 The value of the gold product oftheXEnitwl States during the year is in the preceding vear and the silver product for 1889 at 150000000 against in 1888 Colorado Keepa the Lead Colorado still maintains first rank among producing states with an aggregate pro duct of gold and silver of over Montana stands next with a product of 22894000 California produced 000 of which were gold being about twofifths of the total gold product of the United States Our of Precious Metals Tlie net loss of gold and silver to the United States by excess of exports over imports during the year wast Gold 888T53 silver tl4SS8666 During the year gold and 48766000 silver was used in the industrial arts in this country The worlds production of gold and silver in 1889 was approximately 000000 gold silver coining value against 8110000000 gold and 8148 000000 silver coining value iu 1888 The Proceedings Iu Congress WASHINGTON CITY April introduced a bill in the ssnate yesterday for the appointment of a board to investi gate the merits of car couplers and recom mend one for general use on freight cars A bill was favorably reported authorizing certain lands withdrawn for reservoir pur poses to be restored to the public domain An amendment accompanied the bill say ing the rights of purchasers of these and providing that the lands restored shall always remain subject to the right of tie government to construct reservoirs with out subjection to claims for damages on account of overflow A discussion as to the merits of the outlet and levee plans for the Mississippi took place demonstrating that senators were very much at sea about the matter A de bate on the land forfeiture bill without action took place and the bill to incorpor ate the Sons of the Revolution was pend ing at adjournment The house received its first veto yester day being that of the bill to anthorin Ogden Utah to increase its indebtedness The legislative etc appropriation was passed In committee District business was then taken up but adjournment was reached without final action on anything The Ohio legislature decliiwd to u election HARD TO PLEASE TELLER Republican Still Wrestling wltb the Silver Dill WASHINGTON CITY April com mittee appointed by the Republican senate caucus to frame a compromise silver meas ure was iu session for several hours yester day afternoon but came to no conclusion Teller who has introduced in the senate a bill providing for free coinage urged very strongly his objections to the features ol the house silver bill which makes it pos sible for the secretary of the treasury on demand to give silver bullion in exchange for certificates issued on bullion Sher man who is the leader of the conservative element urged as strongly the necessity of preserving this feature while Aldrich whc proposed the disputed clause originally maintained silence on the question at issue Several compromises were proposed bj other members of the committee but none was adopted and no conclusion was reached Another meeting will be held For Pure Food and lrluk WASHINGTON CITY April from the house committee on agriculture yesterday reported to the house favorably the senate bill providing for an inspection of meats for exportation prohibiting the importation of adulterated articles of food and drink with an amendment including drugs and authorizing the president to make proclamation iu certain cases The provisions of the bill require the inspec tion of meats only when intended for ex portation to countries the governments ol which require such inspection or when ever any buyer seller or exporter shall request it Thut Ohio Ballot JJux Affair CITY April com mitttje investigating the alleged Ohio ballot box fraud had a meeting yesterday and ex amiued a few more witnesses but notuiny of interest was developed The only mat ter worth noting was a letter from ex President Cleveland which said that Gov ernor Campbell while representative had never mentioned the ballot box to him and that he never heard of the existence ot the alleged ballot box bill The IanAmericaiis Sign WASHINGTON CITY April repre sentatives of about ten of the American nations signed the arbitration agreement recommended by tho PanAmerican con ference at the state department yesterday Among the nations which signed the treaty were Brazil Bolivia Columbia Ecuador Guatemala Salvador and Hon duras It is expected that eventually all will sign it Guiiig tii Compete with VH WASHINGTON CITV April de partment of agriculture has been advised by Consul Fay stationed at Stettin Ger many that the Russian government is about to assist certain capitalists in estab lishing slaughtering und shipping houses that are to compete with the United States in furnishing dressed meats to the German and English markets Kills Signed by the President WASHINGTON CITY April presi dent lias approved the act for a bridge across the Mississippi river at south St Paul Minn and the act relating to United States courts in Minnesota ONLY DEGRADED HIMSELF A Peculiar Occurrence to Happen in a Country with No Clasaca WlLKESBARBH Pa April Shoe maker family is one of the oldest and wealthiest iu the anthracite coal regions Their income from coal royalties alone reaches a year One member of the family of Shoemakers is McDonald D He is aged about 30 His income from coal royalties is about a year Six mouths ago it was given out that Mac was about to marry the daughter of a rich citizen residing on River street Hia fam ily received the match favorably and saw in an early marriage a now career for the young man The Young Man Changes His Mliul All at once young Shoemaker said that he would not marry a girl who had been raised in the lap of luxury He had a ter rible dread that he would one day become poor and then his wife would be no help to him He proposed to marry a poor girl who in the hour of adversity if such an hour came could assist him in earning his daily bread Annie Lawrence was the girl he proposed to marry She was formerly employed as a housekeeper When Shoe makers relatives heard of his intentions they became highly indignant The court was petitioned to appoint a commission to examine into the youngmans sanity and the request was granted A Robust Objection The action of his relatives maae Shoe maker all the more determined to marry the girl of his choice One day last week he and the Lawrence girl took a train for Elmira where they were quietly married Ou Saturday Shoemaker returned with his bride his purpose was to install the latter in his mothers house on Union street His uncle John Harrower was in waiting As soon as the bridal party put in an appear ance Harrower took the baggage fired it into the street and when Shoemaker at tempted to enter the house the uncle knocked him dowu blackened his eyes and kicked him into the gutter The Family Is Safe Shoemaker at once went before Mayor Sutton and had his uncle arrested There is great excitement in aristocratic circles over the affair Uncle Harrower eaysthat Shoemaker has degraded himself but not the Shoemaker family The wife will not admitted to the family circle under any circumstances Record of the Ball CHICAGO April record on ths ball field made yesterday is given below League At 9 New York 8 at 0 Brooklyn 10 at 4 Chicago 5 at 6 Cincinnati 2 Brotherhood At 0 Xew York 1 at 3 Philadelphia 1 at 4 Chi cago 12 at 15 Cleve land 10 The total attendance at League and Brotherhood games was League 5920 Brotherhood 11478 Association At 5 Brooklvn 1 at 1 Ath letic 2 at 0 LouisvJUe 3 at St Louis 8 Columbus 8 Stole aiotbWt Money CrscrsxATi April J Bonhajo a young Pittsburg railroader was arrested yesterday morning charged with embei zliugtGOO belonging to his mother He will he held for the Pittsburg authorities Found Gtiilty ot IjTbcl NEW YORK April jury in the trial of ODonovan Rossa and Mr Hen dricksou for criminal libel upon P S Caa siday found a vercict last night of guilty with an urgent recommendation of mercy tn the case of Rossa and not guilty in the case of Hendrieksoa Rossa will probably escape with a fine Failure In the Liquor Trade KANSAS CITY Mo April doon Dt the wholesale liquor house of Carl Spengler were closed yesterday morning The cause of the failure was poor coihc tiow HaSOOfo Ifetwlittak AWFUL SUSPENSE A Doomed Man Who Doesnt Know the Hour THE EJPEHntEFT IN EXECUTIONS Which Keniuiler the Murderer Is Await ing at Auburn Prison N to tile Instruments ofteath Southwleks Testa of Taking Ofl the Time of Which but One Knows AtBlRX N Y April state prison at Auburn where Kemrnler has been waiting since midnight on Sunday for his death by electricity was built in and the town grew up around it like the homes of tenantry around a great manor house It looks more like a than a jail and its top Li surmounted by a trivial copper figure of a soldier in conti nental uniform as inappropriate and as vain as the painted decorations on au iron safe The copper uoldier vas typical yes terday of the people of Auburn in their apathetic interest in what might be going on inside the stone walls over which he has stood and kept guard for over half a century fctuulliarlty Breeds liailifTerence The big prison has no interest to them they pass it by with the contempt of fam iliarity and it has less consideration in their eyes than the post office and the rail road station which it faces So they went about their business yesterday as uncon cernedly as though the eyes of the whole country and of countries across the sea were not turned on it with morbid human or scientific interest And while all of theiie people may wonder at the delay very few aeem to consider the effect it may have on the murderer or to regard him in any other light than the subject of an experi ment of great scientific interest A Momentous Experiment For the execution is but an experiment Acd hew successful the execution may be wcLi demonstrated yesterday when Warden Durston explained and rehearsed the exe cution for tho benefit of a few reporters of the United Press Among them was Dr A P Southwick one of the state commis sioners who accompanied them and who has experimented on over 100 animals and has modelled over half a dozen chairs for use in execution by electricity He was shown the chair which has finally been de cided upon the one constructed by Warden Durston himself and of which he is very justly proud He thought there was per haps a superabundance of straps and fas tenings but this is a matter of opinion The Doctor Tried It On tho Dogs I have killed in my experiments over a hundred dogs said Dr Soutlnvick by electricity and I have never found it nec to bind them the only parapher nalia necessary being a bit between their teeth which was fastened to the muzzle and which with the saliva and inucroid secretions in the mouth formed a complete circuit when the eecessary wires were at tached All I foxmd needful to do was to attract the dogs attention by a word and then to turn on the current As long us the current was prolonged tho dog stood rigid as if he were frozen The moment it was turned off he fell limp and unstrung I believe that when this method of execu tion reaches its perfection there will be as little paraphernalia us I used then and that all these straps and bands will be done away with The Apparatus of Death To show how quickly tlie victim of the experiment could be arranged in place for his taking off one of the visitors was placed in the chair and the straps and head piece were placed over him The time was very brief The chair itself is a straight backed large arm chair with a moveable head rest fashioned somewhat on the prin ciple of the head rest cm the barber or dentist chair Over the top of the chair back passes the wire attached to the cap and which rests on the victims head There are in all eight broad leather straps attached to the chair all of which have to be fastened Two of them fasten the body one holds the electroid two fasten tho arms one passeaover each wrist and the seventh fastens thci leather mask that fits under the chin and across the eyes leaving the mouth and nostrils open to permit the condemned man to breath for a minute or so at least before it is over The Doomed Man Makes His Will Kemmlers most important recent act lias been the making of his will He left the pitifully few things he owns to those whom he has been thrown with in the prison His Bible went to Daniel Me Naughton his pious keeper and the Testa ment to Bill Wemple the other watch man He gave pigs in clover with which he amuses himself to Rev Dr Houghton and his slate to Mr Yates the prison chaplain To Mrs Durston he gave qhe primer from which he learned to read under her teaching and his little book of Bible stories There is absolutely nothing known as to when the electrocution will take place but it is popularly that it will occur some time before Thurs day morning The Trial of Vandergrift MT HOLLY ST J April trial of Mrs Carrie Vandergrift for attempting to slowly poison her steprson Frank Nor man to death by administering croton oil in his food with the alleged object of ob taining insurance money on his life was begun here yesterday Dr Hull testified that finding that his patient got no better he decided that something was wrong and accused Mrs Vandergrift of giving the patient croton oil and told her she ought to be in jail She did not deny the charge nor that she had poisoned her husband She merely called another physician and threatened Dr Hull with arrest Xo other witness was examined yesterday In Good Shape to Compromise NEW YORK April bankrupt bucketshop of Doran Wright yesterday offered to compromise with its creditors by giving notes hi payment of their claims No statement of their assets and liabilities has been made but it is currently reported that the liabilities amount to and available assets nothing A Big Turn Out of Brawn BRUSSEIS April is estimated that 300000 men principally miners will take part in the May Day labor demonstration Organized demonstrations will take place in Brussels Liege itous and Charleroi It is not expected that there will be any diaerders Laborers Strike at Duluth DrrLFTH Minn April 300 la borers on the docks at West Superior struck for higher wages yesterday after noon They are now receiving 40 cents an hour and demand SO cents A lira at Chicago CHICAGO April which started in the warehouse ol Dickinson Bros King at Hariut and Jackson streets last evening destroyed the north half of the and caoMd it low of about WO fallTizrfand IA CASE OF TOTAL DEPRAVITY A Toung Girl Taken to a House of Ill fame by Her Own Brother CHICAGO April days ago Frances Kamin a pretty Girman girl 13 years of age disappeared The father re ported the case to the police and also the disappearance of Annie Targie a friend of Frances Eamin Both girls were of the same age After a search by the police the girls were found Sunday night in a disreputable house on Union street the keeper of whfch U Clara Birch siaid to be a relative of the Kamin girl Asked how they ciime to go to the place the girls jiid that they had been taken there by Otto Kamin brother of Frances and Robert Anderson a saluonkueper The Miscreant itruthvrs Pay All those implicated were arrested and Clara Birch said that rue two men had brought the girls ti tinIltum street place and thty were S0 for the work they did After thi yifls hud been there a day or two tlie Birch wonuiri it is alleged to escape any possible prosecution took the pair to a notary public and before the notary the girls each swore that they were IS years of age Father Prosecuting Sou The father of the Kamiu girl has been working with the officers on the case ever since his daughter disappeared and yester day morning he appeared to prosecute his sou who did not appear to take his dis grace very keenly Mr Kamiu was boil ing over with rage and after telling his story he swore he would laud his son in the penitentiary if there was any law in the land The prisoners were held iu 83000 bail each NEARLY CUT HIM IN TWO Terrible anil Fatal Accident In a AClne Shaft at Uutte Mont MINNEAPOLIS Minn to The Tribune from Butte Mont says At 8 oclock yesterday afternoon Patrick Murphy a miuer working in the Moun tain Consolidated mine of this city was in stantly killed and George Little and Thomas Bray two comrades were seriously injured The three were riding down a shaft on a cage loaded with timbers and when about 400 feet from the surface one of the timbers slipped and caught on the timbers of the shaft Murphys Frightful Uenth The cage was going at a terrific speed and the entangled timber swept the cage with irresistible force Murphy was struck across the abdomen ueraly cutting him in two and killing him instantly Little was knocked from the cage but managed to catch upon the sides and hung with suf ficient strength to keep him from falling to the bottom of the shaft Bray received a severe wound on the head but it is thought bottlhe and Little will eventually recover Murphy leaves a wife and seven small children Italian Auuriiiists ROME April of Anarch ists are organising for a vlomonstration on May day The police Intl the garrison of Rome have been reiufurccd is a measure of precaution against disorder A Slrickeii M lti Paralysis KALAMAZOO Mich April lit Rev Bishop Uorgesu founder of Borgess hospital in this city while visiting at the deanery WHS stricken with paralysis and now lies very low The Weather We May lixpeut WASHINGTON CITY April following are the weather indications for hours from 8 p in yesterday For weath er slightly cooler follower Ity riahig tempera ture variable winds For Indiana and Illinois weather except light rain in northern portion cooler northwesterly winds brisk to high on tlie lake For local rains copier weather no thwesterly winds For valher preceded by light local rains cooler northwesterly wind THE MARKETS CHICAGO April i8 Quotations on tho boaivl of trade today were as folio nfs May opened 904e closed OOc June opono i closed July opened closed Corn No i May opened and closel 3296c June opened i2fjc closed 52W July opened c8Mc closed SiiJ4c May opened and closod S496C June opened an 1 closed July opened and closed ESJfc opened S1305 closed June opened dosed 0 July opened 81326 closed opened closed Live stock yards report the fol imving of prices opened sluw aud weak with prices lower light grades S40DS425 rouoh packing mixed lots heavy packing and shipping lots Live stock quiet and steady beeves bulk stokers and feeders cornfed Texans J2C0338 cows and mixed steady poor to med ium quiet and weak lambs 1vodnnrj Elgin per Ib fine creameries 17Q18 daries finest freih freah packing stock lie per doz Dressed poultry Chickens per Ib turkeys young hens ducks bair to choice S3iOat5fl per bbl New York YORK April 28 2 red winter caah do May 96Hc do June 84Hc do July dajfc 2 mixed 42c cash do Mai ittftc do June 38Jgce do July but steady No 2 mixed 34c cash do Sic do June Barley Nominal mess for new May June 8963 July i663 Live stock firon steers 54153515 y 100 fts bulls and dry 11SO 375 Sheep and firm On shorn sheep S600txa715 p 103 fts clipped do unshorn yearling I7003812U clipped do spring lambs 850 steady lire hogs 190 100 39 CREAM lu superior excellence proven tn mUUom of homes or more quarter of a century K is need by the United Government Kn dorged 67 the beads ot the greet UnrrenMw M the and raoct Healthful Dr BakingPowder oontaic Ammonia Tlaaor Ajmn Bold to PRICK BAimreTOWPKHCO More Goods Marked and Placed Upon Our Countersl All at Wet Goods Prices DEWENTER The Hatter EDELWEJS Equal to any Imported Beer Made Delight ful Beautiful Try BREW CDS Edelweis Beer made from the Best Im ported Hops and the Finest Select Hop Malt to be had Warranted Pure and Old ii Draught in all Flaws ToDay Will Sell You a Lawn Mower Gasoline Stove At a Trifle More than Factory Prices The above cut shows the Circulation of air in our Alaska Refrigerators from which we guarantee a PURE DRY COLD AIR For Sale only by OTTO MEINSHAUSEN Tbe Electric Liquid Exterminator Trade Mark The best arid only reliable destroyer of all kinds of Roar It CH and iBFretB No intter how large or small they may be or whereever mey dwell they can be instautljr eradicated with a few drops It Js not poisonoim kjlla ins antly does not soil or stain I be Bncst fabrics is n good disinfectant and gives a pleasant odor Any child can use It DIRECTIONS FOB USB For Beds and a few dropa Into the crevices where buys frequent and Ike result will be instant death ForClosetcor on the clothes it will not injure them and will prevent moths in the clothing For Flowers with water and sprinkle and you willeave your valunjle plants For Animals of all on the body and rub well with the hands It will not Alt color the hair or featoera and will prevent them froi i falling out For Sale by all nirugKists Price 35 OB tit Per Bottle Manufactured by ELECTRO CHEMICAL COMPANY CHICAGO A K SH HOTTER Loganeport CHAS M CROSS Formerly with Schnull Co CIGARS CIGAR JOBBERS al West Maryland Street Imported Key West and Domestic Cigars Fine Goods a Specialty State Agents for FUMAS THE GRAND and other Fine Goods The above Firm will be represented by Fred Dykeman In this vicinity Five Drives In CANNED GOODS FITZGERALD FOLEY 3 228 Market St Telephone No 106
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