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   Logansport Pharos (Newspaper) - May 15, 1890, Logansport, Indiana                                LOGANSPORT DAILY PHABO8 16TH YEAE JOHN GRAYS Corner on gun In tlic following Materials rioria Silk Como Silk Henrietta Silk MIHItta Silk Century Silk Fast Black Cotton Serge Satin BoJders Scotch Ggms And all grades In Cotton Rain Umbrellas The above are made on the Paragon Frame Plain and Fancy Gold Han ft t Plain and Fancy Silver Han pfain and Fancy Oxodized Handles THUBSDAY EVENING MAY 15 1880 NO 15 TALK IN CONG Some Caustic Remarks Flying in the House A CITIZEN OHABGED WITH PEBJTJBY OPERA HOUSE LJ WM DOTAN MANAGER David J Ruraages Stanford Theatre Co TONIGHT Only Actress TborclKvtnt will be under tho Ulroction of Jhc ilUtlnKiilatied violinist Mr Bon K Warner A valuable present given away every night Ctinnve of play oauti evening SCALE OK PUICES Only 10 unil 20 corns Ilcuorved Beats on sale HI store REAL ESTATE for sole 11 resiliences on Broadway For sulo 10 resiliences on Spoar street Fnr galcono Stoo und two Fiunio residences siile noes on Osugo street For sale rcslflrnces on Pratt and Chlppown forsnle residentsen High street For snlc u brick resilience on Broadway For snlc or trade residences on the Nortn anil trade 1 good Tor dwelling property To trade l irood farms lor business blocks To trade 11 stuck if Dry Gcolsfor a good faToViuc n stock iif Dry G ods for town lots To trade a deslrnblo residence in lrances villo for property In the city Will pay the Tirade a Steam Grist Mill with al Hie modern improvements The mill rums day and is in good locat ion for a good farm Wanted lots in all parts of the city to soil For sale desirable residences on Miami and Cliippcwastreots for sale n desirable residence on Ninth St To Irndc u business block larm For particulars enquire of M M CORDON Pension and llanl Estate Agent Room No Klllott Block Logansport lad Will Cure Your Headache 5 GExNTS Q AT 12thSt Drue Store Bytiiuii Takes the Lead In the Flglit and Ainu I of Illu mlimteri ilia Silver Bill to the Senate Thnt IfPiwsed Will Make tlio ColtlWater Men Happy Insidious AH Sin Once Alliance Currency Scheme WASHINGTON Crrr May the house was discussing an amendment to the tariff 11 yesterday McMillin ot Ten nessee ttlluilod to n Mr Campbell of Pitts burg a gloss manufacturer asking protec tion from fonigii labor while he was charged with importing foreign labor in violation of contract labor law Bergen ot New Jersey ventured to say that Campbell was u Democrat Byuurn of Indiana said that or the con trary Campbell was au ardent supporter of Mr Harrison aud denounced Campbell as a perjurer Campbell had coma before the ways aud means committee and had held a consultation with the gentleman from West Virginia Wilson and himself and then had gone away and made an affi davit which was false from beginning to end and had Campbell ever come into his Bynums district he would be in the cell of a prison today llaynn tltc Glass Man Bayne said that he would take Camp bells word as soon as he would take that of the gentleman from Indiana and he knew them both Campbell was the chosen representative of alarge organiza tion of reputable working men and any insult or indignity offered to him was of ferod to them Wilson of West Virginia confirmed what the gentleman from Indiana had said In the public press and on every gtump ho had felt it his duty to denounce Campbell as a perjurer McKlnley Given IJynum the Ile In the course of some further remarks Byuum said that the committee on and means in the its bill had closed the doors of the Capitol against tho labor of the country but admitted the manufacturers The majority of the com mittee raised the curtain and peeped out to see who was there Flower of New York bora testimony to the fact that tha committee hud heard all industries that had requested a hearing McKinley tiaid that the imputation of the gentleman from Indiana was false He did not permit any man to impute to the committee any bad motives or any lack of courtesy to the minority To this rather direct imputation Bynum made no reply and the matter was dropped Teller Talks of Silver Money Teller took up tho cudgels for silver in the senate yesterday and speaking of Secretary Windoms bill ho said that noth ing would suit the secretary of the treas ury but a treasury note payable in a com modity It was the first time that the store system which prevailed in min ing and manufacturing regions was pro posed to be applied to the treasiiry depart ment of the United States Nobody knew better than ihe men who stood behind the scheme that it would not put silver to par and nobody was more determined than those men that it should not go to par Not Satisfied with the Senate Bill As to the finance committees bill it pro Tided for the purchase of 84500000 worth of silver every month For what To he converted into money Oh no not to be coined into money but to be deposited in the treasury the United States as the credit on which the treasury notes were to be issued And yet the senate was told that the bill was in the interest of the use of silver as money and that it ought to be satisfactory to the silver men as it would raise the price of silver He had no doubt that it would raise the price of silver to extent Must Be Made a Money Metnl But if it was desired to put the price of silver back to what it was in 1873 its money function would have to be recog nized It would have to be treated as a money metal Tfie government might buy silver and drop it into the sea and sil ver would not be put back to par unless it was recognized as money Did the pend ing bill propose to use it as money On the contrary its fundamental idea was as in the other bill that silver was metal and nothing else oest currency iii the world und the system would in time include all the products of labor not covered by patents Trouble with Ah Sin WASHINGTON CITY secre i tary of the treasury sent to the senate yes terday a report of Datus E Coon aChi nese inspector of the department at San Diego dated April 31 ifr Coon writes that the Chinese are coming into the United States despite the effort of the cus toms officers to keep them out The So tt act is practically a failure and the force at his command is entirely inadwjuate to keep the Chinese out A numefer of ar rests have been made and culprits pun ished but still Ah Sin comes in because T tjjfe price being it pays to bring him here the pricfe betas 8140 for every Chinaman safely landed Treaties with Mexico and Great Britain he thinks are necessary A National University WASHINGTON CITY May introduced in the senate yesterday a bill to establish the University of the United States The bill provides that there shall be established in this city a national uni versity for which an endowment of 000 shall be set aside No special sectarian belief or doctrine shall be taught or pro moted in said university bat this prohibi tion shall not be deemed to exclude the study and consideration of Christian the ology No person otherwise eligible shall be excluded from the benefits of the act on account of race color citizenship or re ligions belief CLARKSONB VIEWS On Practical Politics and Service Reform Civil A FOPULAB IDEA OOSTROVEBTED The Government Political Busi ness Victors Must Have the Spoils u to Keep Up Their In British Clirll Service Meed at the Bottom of Kllonomlc Phenom FURNITURE PRICES THE LOWEST FOR PROHIBITIONS BENEFIT OUP Designs areNrZW None but the Best Workmanship Allowed to Leave our Salesroom B A K1UEOER RODXEX STRAIN tran UNDERTAKERS Calls Promptly Attended to Day or Night No 1M NO8S DCEC WESTS NERVE AND BRAIN TREATMENT J Mill ittmt A Bill Reported to tlic Schute to Nullify the Original Pacliuges Decision WASHINGTON Crrr May com mittee on the judiciary has reported to the mmate a substitute for the Ijili subjecting imported liquors to the laws of the several states as follows Be it enacted etc That no state shall be held to be limited or restrained iu its power to prohibit reg ulate control or tax the sale keeping for gale or the transportation as an article of commerce or otherwise to be delivered its own limits of any fermented distilled or other intoxicating liquids or liquors by reason of the fact that the same have been imported into such state from beyond its limits whether there shall or shall not have been paid thereon any tar cjuty import or excise to the United States Hoar explained to the senate that the law was rendered necessary by a recent decision of the supreme court Proceedings in Congress WASHINGTON CITY May senate yesterday passed the bill appropriating for a public building at Rock Isl and His Hoar introduced a bill to nnl ify tho recent supreme court original ackages decision Edmunds introduced k bill taking all electoral power out cff the lands of the Utah territorial officials and living tt to the government overuoretc Teller then took the flooratid spoke for free coinage of sllvee Before he concluded he yielded and a secret session was held after which a number of bills of little general interest were passed and the senate adjourned The house refused to recede on the de pendent pensions bill and a conference vas ordered The tariff debate was then resumed and every amendment offered by the Democrats rejected No others offered amendments Three additional pages of the bill were considered and the house ad journed Wmreboiuinc Farm Products WASHINGTON Crrr May Farm ars Alliance had a hearing before the wiiys and means committee yesterday in which Dr McGuue advocated the new scheme of warehousing farm products the gOT to issue certificates on the products which shall be le gal tender The speaker seenud to be somewhat iu for when Bayne asksd if the ncheme would not encourage said It would not liecttase soou as the fanning buatoMR became more profitable than thw wouW be influx of men into that butWMt He did not wmtanxedrulnmeot currencyit koala be cttaUe Hi Mid A Rough One OK the Saints WASHINGTON CITY May has introduced a bill for the abolition of the election districts in Utah and their reapportionment by the governor territo rial secretary and commissioners of the territory who are given entire control of elections The bill vacates the offices of territorial aviditor treasurer commis sioners to locate university etc and pro Tides that all such officers snail be ap pointed by the governor and confirmed by the commissioners of the territory here after CEDAR KEYS TOUGH MAYOR He Had Been Running the Town and 1 yow Runninfc from Uncle Sam CEDAR KEYS Fla May dep uty United States marshals arrived here Tuesday night for the purpose of arresting Mayor Cottrell and his marshal Mitchell on the charge of assaulting Customs Col lector Pinkerton and interfering with him in the prosecution of government business This action of the government authorities is the result of a long series of outrages perpetrated by Cottrell in most of which he has been aided and abetted by Marshal Mitchell A genuine reign of terror has existed here The United States officers succeeded in arresting Mitchell but Cottioll was apprised of their coming and is now in hiding They are now on his trail however Went Gunninsr for Flukerton A week ago Cottrell met Pinkerton and asked him to open the custom house to get some things he had left there Pinker ton refused as it was after office Cottrell then threatened Pinkertons 116 and Cottrell gave notice that if he ap peared on the streets of Cedar Keys he would shoot him Pinkerton did not leave the house for a day or two and Cottrell tried to persuade u negro to go in and pull him out The negro refused md was beaten by Cottrell Mayor Cot trolls Bail Record For about a year Cottrell has been a ter ror to the citizens here He has compelled a negro to beat a telegraph operator he has threatened to thrash women whose husbands had incurred his displeasure he has kept men locked up in jail for days at a time for no cause whatever has paraded tho streets with a loaded shot gun threat ening to kill anybody who came in his way has shot at the lighthouse keeper in the street has cut another man with a jack knife and has actually forced a reelection as mayor because it was worth a mans life to vote against him Those who know Cottrell best say he will never be taken alive and it is rumored that he will come to town and attempt the rescue of Mar shal Mitchell TCoodlery in Quebec NEWYORK May Heralds Que bec special says that a big fraud lias been unearthed at Quebec in which the prov ince has been robbed of about 8250000 through boodlery in contracts Tlie firm which has been the beneficiary in the ras cality is that of Larkin Connelly Co the company being O E Murpby who fled to Canada eight years ago after mulct ing New York in about and Robert McGreevey brother of Thomas McGreevey M P for Quebec west Murphy aliter hav ing made au independent fortune by his connection with the villainy lias now turned squealer or informer and BP has McGreevey Both have been arrested on charges of criminal libel preferred by the member of parliament The Kentucky FRANKFORT Ky May Demo cratic senatorial caucus got to work last night and took four ballots for a suc cessor to Senator Beck In each ballot Carlisle led with Lindsay aud Kiiott sec ond and third but it was not until the fourth that Carlisle gained a de cided advantage In this ballot he received 39 votes ftrar more than his highest previous number while Lindsay had 23 and Knott 10 It will require 59 vptes to elect Mm so that it is plain that if a combination can bo formed he can be defeated but Ms friends are con fident of his election and outside opinion is in the same direction The Kailway Adopt Strikes HOCHESTJER N Y May general convention of the Order of Railway Con CHICAGO May government of the United States Is a political not a busi ness machine said Assistant Postmaster General Clarkson in reply to a question on civil service reform put to him by a re porter as he sat in his room at the Audi torium hotel I know that there is a gen eral belief that the reverse is true the moat practical politician of Harrisons ad ministration continued after a moments reflection But the belief is incorrect To my mind were it true it would be one of the worst things that could happen to our government Tne genius of our polit ical progress lies in the active interest taken in our government by the people Must Keep Up the Interest this Interest should be kept alive and aroused to an even greater extent than at present is most essential Essay ists who enjoy formulating theories for an ideal government admit that their cher ished system can come only through the political activity of the people Now to keep the people active court must be made to their personal individual interest liet them consider that there is not only public but personal advantage to be gained Then they will work And for working they will be rewarded Horrible to Contemplate Then jrou do not think this country would be better off with such u civil serv ice as England possesses Most assuredly I do not What Perpet uate an officeholding class of which every individual member upon arriving at the age of GO shall receive a pension Never incentive would there be for suijh a class to work What aim in life would be theirs save to hang on by the very eaiiiest method possible Their ambition would die for want of nourishment and their value to the country decrease Theirs would be nn easy comfortable existence with a good salary and a certain pension attached for which the cobbler who sits at bis bench all clay and earns thereby must help pay Steady Work Not Good for Eni I believe that continued service in the government employ is bad for any man and after a certain period all the public servants should be sent back to the people to renew themselves I believe that each office should have a fixed tenure to pre serve the respect of the occupant and if the occupant desires a second term let him show by his work that he is entitled to it Wouldnt Abolish Examinations Would you abolish civil service exam nations No Every man should be examined But he should be examined by the official in whose employ he c to be Is such a principle not good in business Is not an employer more nble to ascertain the fitness of nn applicant to perform the class of work that belongs to his department thau a man who not only has no interest in but no knowledge of what is required in the department in question Is not your post master here better fitted to examine men or the work the performance of which he is held resp nsible than the men who compose the civil service commission in Washington said Mr Clarkson Trtth an emphatic gesture Patriotism the Incentive Do you think Mr Clarkson that the business of our government ia carried on so satisfactorily as that of England where official position is not affected by change of administration Yes much better The business of our government is transacted more accurately and at a lower percentage of loss than any other public or private business in exist ence And why the speaker askud ab ruptly Because of the fact that there is a rotation in office because it is patriotism more than money seeking that actuates the men who take an interest in our polit ical life Souue Cases in Point Why were this not so would there be in public office at a salary of a few thousand dollars a year men who in private busi ness would be worth aad in receipts of 125000 and S50000 Would men stay in congress for when five and ten times tho sum would be theirs did they lemain at home It is because they take a pride in their work and in following aud de veloping their ideas that they seek public place During the war men who were worth ori an average fl500 a yew at home went to the front for ti3 a month Why Because of their public A Pointer tor Hutchlnton You speak of the governments public business being run at a smaller percentage of loss than any private business At one meeting of the economic conference in Chi cago Charles Hntcbinson in reply to a STANLEYS TAiK WAKES EM UP Thm Londoa Freu MM DrobMnc with Mcehneu LOXDOX May meekness with which the London press receive the drub bing administered to them by Stanley In his speech in the Guild hall Tuesday causes a great deal of comment and strengthens general belief that his re marks were none too severe The Times is especially mild in its references to the speech and thinks that the explorers warn ings ought to be heeded by the govern ment England the paper asserts has the strongest claim of any European to any advantage that may be secured in Africa owing to the undeniable fact that everything that has been done in the in More Goods Our Countersl Marked and Placed iUpon All at Wet Goods Prices ductors has decided by a very decisive vote to aliminate from its constitution the clause prohibiting strikes Theire was a hot fight on this point the amendment was opposed by the eastern delegates and Grand Chief Wheaton was outspoken against it It was on this issue that he stood as a candidate for reelection He will now withdraw from the contest for tie position The vote was 210 to 65 Tailed for with So Aueta NEW YORK May 15The Doran and Wright cranpany bucketshop keepers has notified its corrajjxradents that it would suspend payments The are from to 400000 with no as sets question why his bank and packing house could not be run by the public like the postoffice said that should he run them so loosely and extravagantly he would fail in a year spoke offhand and without know ing of what he was said Mr Clarkson Why sir the postoffice oi Chicago is run oh a system which adopted in his business would increase income many fold The postoffice of Chicago is not run at a loss It makes an immense profit Mr Clarkson then said that notwithstand ing the loss on many lines the postal busi ness costs the country only about ttrest of civilization in that cottatry is due to Englands efforts the Teuton Occupying the Land While England has nothing to show for the millions of money and oceans of blood devoted to Africa the Germans are leak ing themselves masters of the most fruit ful portions of the land at an outlay posi tively insignificant as compared with what England has sunk and it Is not surprising that a man who has made sacrifices and endured the hardships that Stanley has ill Englands interests should become exas jierated at the opposition and apathy dis played by those who should support him CAUGHT THE TORIES SHORT The Irish of the Win a Bather Barren Victory LONDON May the house of com mons yesterday Fox Nationalist moved the second reading of the Irish agricul tural laborers bill proposing the use of the church surplus to erect cottages for la borers Johnston conservative member for South Belfast moved the rejection ot the bill The church surplus he said was not sufficient to cover the charges of the laud bill and the laborers bill Charged with Flaying Sharp Phmkett Conservative member for Dub lin university said the Parnellites had as sembled in the house in full force at a time when most of the other members were ab sent in order to get the bill rend and de stroy the laborers clauses in the land pur chase bill Baltoursaid that the conditions under which the bill was being debated would deprive the vote on its second reading of all significance but the Pairnellites per sisted and the second reading was then agreed to without a division amid pro longed Irish cheers A rurnellltc Keturned DUBLIN May the election to fill the parliamentary seat for East Galway made vacant by the death of Matthew Harris which took place yesterday Roche Parnellite was returned Without Opposi tion Cotton Cornered In England LONDON May new cotton cprner is being formed in Lancashire A large quantity ot American cotton is already cornered and prices are advancing The Weather We Expect WASHINGTON CITY May following tho weather indications for thirtysix hours from 8 p in yesterday For Indiana and weather followed by rain and local storms Thursday afternoon colder Fri day morning For Lower weather and rain southerly winds becoming variable colder Friday moraine For Upper weather i ortherly winds sta tionary temperature For weather in southern portion stationary tem perature in northern portion fair wcatber preceded by ruin in southern portion norther ly winds For followed by fair colder weather northerly winds x5 THE MARKETS CHICAGO May U Following are the quotations on the Ixiard of trade today May opened and closed 93Ko June opened and closed i2Mc July opened closed Corn 2 May opened closed June opened closed S34c July opened closed E4J5C 3 May opened closed 27c Junei opened illKc closed July opened 28V6c closed 26c May opened closed June opened 51270 closed July 81390 closed g 195 tpcned J687H closed Livestock Union stock yards prices were quoted as follows Market oiiened quiet aud steady witv prices 5c lower light grades S395S420 rough packing J41 0341 mixed lots 3420 heavy packing and shipping lots S4KIJ4a5 Slow ulcers f 88 fi45 bulk St15 O475 cows Tcsas cattle 123 stoctcera and feeders J2COS410 Sheep Activa and firm shorn sheep wooled lambs 10003700 per 100 Produce Finest creamery per Ib finest dairy WJtfglSc packing ntock 53 a Strictly freshllc per doz Poul per Ib spring chickens per doz turkeys per Ib ducks IKBfc geese per doz Pota toes 011 Common and mixed per fau Peerless3B340c per bu Beauty of Hebron per bn Burbanka 48930 per bn Illi nois sweet potatoes good to choice per bbl Fair to choice I300O45U ptr bbl Hew York NEW May 14 No 2 red winter cash do Jane do Jnly 95J4c do August do September No 2 mixed cash 41Mc do May do June do July 41Wc Quiet but steady No 2 mixed cash 34c do May Site do June DEWENTER The Hatter EDELWEJS Equal to any Imported Beer Made Delight ful Beautiful Try BREfll CDS Edelweis Beer made from the Best Im ported Hops and the Finest Select Hop Malt to be had Warranted Pure and Old On Draught in all Places ToDay SPRING AND beg leave to announce to my patrons and tho public In general that my NEW STOCK of SPRING and SUMMER STYLES is now Complete Mv past Standard for FirstClass vVork will be Maintained Thanking you for past favors I Remain Yours Truly xJAOOB HERZ THE Has always stood first J in its power TO preserve perishable food in soyd workmanship anS elegant finish Entirely original and novel in its theory By its practical working and superior 3j construction it has be come the STflHDpD REFRIGERATOR Of the United States and asconcluslveproof we can recommend you to 3OO different parties using them In this city For sale onl by Otto ftetasliausen 4O8 Market Street Opp Golden Unle Drr Good W H JOHHSQH President J F JOHHSOU Cashier do July Rye and Dull mess for new laid May S6K June Lire Stock Market ruled active at an advance of IDc 100 oi all gradw pbSr to Crime steers t4J20315 W Bnlla ind dry cows Sheep and Sheep dull and easier lambs MO lower clipped sheep 8753575 tf 100 clipped yearling spring lambs Market steady live hogs A STATE NATIONAL BANK VAULTS The in this absolutely Burgltr and Ftre Proof Vault M especially adapted for the deposit of Deedi Bcxdi and all Valuable Papers also Jewelry etc place al nominal prices of lo iZO per year each The Vaults and Safes are fitted with al modern improvements Msd we cordially invite thejsublic to call then J Tlie Tailor 308 Between 5th and 6th year net Two Trainmen Biers 111 May The Freeport press dashed into an open switch at a gravel pit a few miles eastof laat night and collided with the grarel train Both engines werVwrecked and Engineer Pat Ryan and Baggageman Brocks of the express tram sarerelv injured The pas sengers escaped with few cuts and Voter PBJ UMI senate TMterdar by a TOU cf niaiil the amendment Ub pell tax The Cune CHICAGO May The League played two games of base ball yesterday and the Brotherhood three The aggregate attend ance was respectively 2979 and 3386 League Scores At New York 8 Brook lyn 4 at Boston 14 Phil adelphia 7 PittsburgCincinnati game postponed rain Brotherhood At Brooklyn 5 Philadelphia C at Boston 4 New York U at Buffalo 1 Chi cago 4 WesternAt Milwaukee 5 Denver 8 at St St PanlS a City 18 American No That BOM Sfmy The explosion tite at Avigliano ToMdir more tnras than at reportedNineteen pir ns were killed or since dWd and thirty were Mrioijaly Of that several are hurt beyond rtcowr DARBY PH May 3 year old of Robert Morgan of Darby Jumped eat ot U mothers arms through an OM 15 oar window OB a tnlanOTinKattnll I M When picked ap UM child bat MUD noowrad aad It CREAM BAKING v JAVA a MOCHA STON COF ANDY WEliOH   

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