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   Logansport Pharos (Newspaper) - June 24, 1890, Logansport, Indiana                                LOGAN8PORT DAILY PHAROS 16TH YEAR TUESDAY EVENING JUNE 24 1890 JOHN BRAYS Corner On New Sim Umbrellas New Gauze Underwear New Black Lawns and Organdies New India Linens and Victoria Lawns A Full Stockin all other lines of Warm Weather Goods P received fresh everyday BARGAINS LIMIT OR NO LIMIT The Pension Question cussed in the Senate Dis TWO SETS OF ESTIMATES GIVEN New Line Improved Gasoline Sloven Uric Natural Cias Sloven for Summnr Hsu Big Line of Refrigerators Handsome yideloarJa Fine Assorlment of Mantles Grates anil Cabinets Ice Cream Freezers Water Coolers linth Tubs Also a General Line of Stoves and Hardware All kinds of Tin and Slate Rooting done to order POSTER BAILEY No 411 Market Street ISext to Krauts Barber Shop Will Cure Your Headache 5 GRNTS S AT 12thSt Drue Store REfIL ESTATE For sale li resiliences on Broad win For sale 10 residences on Spear street For sale 3 residences on North street For suc residences on Market street For sale resiliences on Ninth and Eleventh streets For sale residences ou Chippewa and Miami streets For sale resiliences on Toledo and litica streets For sale lots in nil parts of tie city and located in desirable places for builcl inir For sale nl a bargain lota on Syca more street To trade farms for city property To trmlcstocks of dry goods foi farms To trade a desirable residence with two orchards To trade si lots at Francisvillc Ind for city property or for a fiood farm will pay the difference Wanted lots to sell in all parts of the city For particulars write or enquire of M M GORDON Pension and Heal Estate Agent Room No i Klliotl BlockLogansport Ind Unitotl States BUILDING AND LOAN ASSOCIATION or Detroit luyalln Figures on Before the Are All In and Says It Is of Jitiiga the Vttterun Poatofflce Senate tho Agricultural College Hooaler Kdltors Cheer Notes from the Capital WASHINGTON CITY June ques tion of the cost of pensions was the sub ject of a lively debate in tho senate yester day Gorman in a speech in opposition to the conference report on the dependent pen aion bill said lie had heretofore voted for the most liberal appropriations in this line but he believed there must bs a limit Since 1881 there had been paid in pensions under proper administration to provide amply and well for ail who had served coun try The pension expenditures for the fis cal year ending June 30 1890 were 000000 without counting the expenses of the pension bureau to 1801 the expendi ture under existing law would be not less than 4125000000 In 1892 Appruhomls a Bankrupt Treasury He had had an estimate the expen diture under the pending bill made and if the additions to the pension roll were to be threefourths of the survivors the cost would be 165848050 under that section of the bill The estimata for dependent wid ows was for minor children H8200 and for dependent parents 000 Add these increases to the 8123000000 and it would be seen that In fact the treas ury was bankrupted Gorman said in re ply to a question by Bluir that lie did not doubt the ability of the government to re plenish the treasury but prudence he thought would require that pension legis lation should not run into such extrava gance LIS to Increase the taxes of an over burdened people Tlno Controverted Davis chairman of the pension commit tee denied the correctness of Germans figures He said the amount of the in crease to enlisted men would be 000 ttie amount to widows 87205000 and the total amount tnchiding pensions to children of surviving Nothing was extravagant that was right Gorman In the course of further remarks predicted a deficit of if40000000 in 1S02 if this bill did not become a lawand of 000000 if It was enacted Xngulls for Pensions Unlimited Ingalls spoke of the sacred obligation of the government and referred contemptu ously to frugal patriots parsimonious defenders of tho treasury He said he waa In favor of removing the limitation in the act granting ttrrears of pensions He did not care whethur It cost 500OOtiOOQ or il000000000 He believed that every surviving Union soldier ought to be put on the pension roll for service Ho be lieved that before the lust Union pension er disappeared from the rolls there would have been no less than paid out for pensions and even then an entire ly inadequate equivaleut would have been rendered for the services performed Indiana Is Not Complniiiiiig Vest in the course of his remarks charged that the pensionroll in Indiana had bseu swelled because that was a piv otal state and Turpie staid in reply that he had not heard of any charges in Indiana against the administration of the pension bureau When the debate was ended the report was to nays te iflg JBarbour Bate Berry Blackburn Wke George Gibson Harris Kemui Mc Pherson Morgan Pasco Payne Piigh Reagan Vest Vance and Walthall JUDGE LAWRENSON DEAD The Oldest Employe of the FostoAoe Closes His Life WASHIXGTOX CITY Jas Liavcrenson the oldest employe of the United States postal in point of age and continuous yes terday morning at his home in Baltimore They Make Another Masterly Retrograde Movement IUWREN8ON AT HIS DESK He was 87 years old Judge Lawrenson was a noted and en asp I cuous character in the history of the postal service At the age of 14 he entered the service of the Bal timore postoffice and after fifteen years service was transferred to the general de partmeut at Wilmington where he has been ever since lie bus sworn in every postmaster general since the term ol President Andrew Jackson Agreed on a Nuvnl WAsmsGTox CITY June con ferrees of the senate and the house on the naval appropriation bill have reached a final agreement and will report to their respective bodies in accordance with its provisions The house conferrees agreed to the amendment mado by the senate ap propriating for a torpedo cruiser and for a torpedo boat SVill Promptly Consider the Silver Bill WASHINGTON CITT June Conger of the house committee on coin ago weights and measures has deter mined to call a meeting of the committee for some day this week to consider the sil ver bill PROCEEDINGS OF THE TURNERS A Proposition Adopted to Establish a Touchers Seminary at Milwaukee NEW YORK June the North American Turn Band convention yester day The Milwaukee Turnzeltung was chosen by a committee as the official organ of the convention The report of the com mittee on intellectual development made it the duty of every society to provide at least six lectures annually advocating the principles of the Turner Bund also to establish night and Sunday schools for the young between 14 and 18 years of age and to stock their libraries with moral litera ture The commtttee on ethical culture submitted that two prizes should be given annually for essays on turning and gen eral subjects A Tumors Nor mal School A long discussion arose on the proposi tion to establish a teachers seminary in Milwaukee Wis and to consolidate with it the GermanAmerican teachers insti tute of Indianapolis The need of an in stitution like this was to provide a place where Turner teachers could be qualified mentally to teach in public schools where the children thus tutorec would be espe cially favored in having competent in structors to drill both their bodies and their minds Tho eastern delegates did not like to see this institution go to the west but finally gave way and the propo sition was adopted A Milwaukee citizen has offered to give a lot on which to build LICENSE COMPENSATION DBOPPED The Times Expretwes Iti Disguit ln Very Plliln Ahead In the Partition of Natives May Raise Sfot In Love the Prospect of German Cltlzen Spnrgeon Declines a Fortune LONDON June government mado another withdrawal last night in the commons Smith announced that the government had leached the conclusion that it would be impossible to pass tha licensing clause in the local taxation bill in full The clause proposed an appropri ation of a certain portion of the new taxa tion on intoxicating liquors with a view to extinguish licences and also that power be conferred on the county councils to purchase and extinguish licenses The first proposal the house had approved as far as Englnnd was concerned The gov ernment would therefore proceed with the proposal as affecting Scotland and Ireland The Proposal That Is Postponed The proposal to confer upon the county councils power to purchiise and extin guish licenses would not be proceeded with but the government would ask the house to agree to allow tha money for the extinction of licenses to accumulate until parliament shall direct its application The proposal to suspend the issue of new licenses has been approved in all its sec tions and would remain In accordance with the governments decision they would ask the biouse to agree to an amendment by which the moneys allotted for the extinguishment ol licenses shall be invested and accumulated until an act Wales Sou in th N June house of lords was filled with peers and other privileged persons last evening on the occasion of the administration of the peers oixth to the newly created Duke of Clarence Prince Albert Victor of There wasquitean elaborate ceremony and when the young main had taken the oath he bowed thrice to the throne the lord high chancellor ac knowledging the salute He was next taken to the chair of state and shook handawith the lord chancellor soon after which he withdrew Depression on the Clydn LOSDOS Clyde shipbuild ers are discharging large numbers of their men and reducing the wages of those retained This action is taken in consequence of the stagnation of business the owners for some time past having car ried a large force of employes for whom they had no work I ARPfl V1DU LAtM AliHSi Going to Buy Our Clly Councils June syndicate of Amer ican capitalists and British bankers has been formed with Sir J Goldsmid M P as chairman for the purpose of buying the gas works of the principal American cit ies Tho capital of the syndicate has been underwritten and the company will short ly lie floated Devastated by the locusts TRIPOLI June swarms of locusts are devastating this country In many instances the wells are filled with the decomposing bodies of the insects thus rendering the water unfit for use FLANNEL SHIRTS AND THE RELIABLE FLANNEL SACK COAT OTHER ESS STYLES COATS STRIKE ON THE ILLINOIS CENTRAL CAPITA In pur value viz No I pei S iire monthly pnymcnts No cents per 1 imiil for in advance Investment Money loaned on tlrst mortjjiure security only UorroMfrs receive full amount of loan No premium cUMueteil Of II KOCNRATIOS Economy Profit Equity We know tbiU we present the most Ktiuiluble Plan in both for llornwer and In vestor Officers niul IMreotors rttsiciont Hov A HOIVKII Vicclitsidiut WM l HKSNETT Secretary N K ttiiituG Treasurer HAS A Hruii tliion Ntl Bank liireetors JIIIIN M OWYEH K H HVSSIEH Cenerrtt Ajreut 11 E WoomtotSK Home OtlKy Butler Builillntr SI Griswuld St Detroit Speeial U K Ast IS V UUTIEU 1402 Spear St JAMES J SHAFFREY County Agont and Collector Otliee court house Office open daily a ui to I p in Call or write for par tkmitrs FURNITURE PRICKS THE LOWEST Our Designs Xone but the Best Workmanship Allowed to Leave our Salesroom THE CONGRESSIONAL BRIEF Conference lleport on tho Dependent Peii Blou Bill Agreed to uy tho Senuti WASHINGTON Cm June Blnir in troduced a bill In the senate yesterday to incorporate the womans industrial xmi versity The agricultural college bill was then passed and the dependent pension bill taken up on the report of the confer ence committee which after n long de bate was adopted and the bill passed A conference was ordered ou the fortifica tions bill a short secret session held and the senatfi adjourned The house went into committee on Dis trict affairs and debated one bill of purely iocal interest for four hours but without final action the committee rose Contin ued disagreement with the senate ou the general pension bill vas reported The house insisted on its positionand then ad journed Gorinaag Dont Liko American Cattle WASHINGTON Crrr Juno H Smith commercial agent of the United States at Mayence sends to the state de partment a report on the importation of American cattle into Germany In Sep tember last Mr Smith reported that n firm of butchers in tha city in which he is stationed in view of the high price of meat in Germany had undertaken the ex periment of importing a few American live oxen to see how their flesh would take with the German public The result of that experiment was not successful The cattle were hard to sell and the purchas ers said that German raeat was better and just as cheap The importations have been stopped lutlliaiitk Kdltors Visit tlio Onpital WASHINGTON CITY Jung Indi ana Republican editors who are making a tour of the east held a reception here last night Speeches were made by a number of gentlemen including Mr E W Hal ford private secretary to President Harri son When Col W W Dudley entered the room he waa accorded an ovation the entire audience of SW people rising and giving tli ree cheers for him Subsequent ly the editors visited the White House and were received by the president with whom they remained until a late hour St Lonla Kickers Washington City WASHINOTOX CITY June delega tion from St Louis arrived in Washing ton yesterday and waited on Secretary No ble and Superintendent Porter to protest against the unofficial returns of the sxiper vUor at Sit Louis which place the popu lation of the city approximately at 430000 madis the claim taat St Louis popu lation is more than 500000 The secretary assured the committee that he would care fully investigate the returns Democrats Conclude to Caucus WASHCSOTOS CITT June coa miles sultation among the Democratic leaders yesterday It waa determined to withdraw the call lor Democratic caucus on the bill The Democratic sentiment Is mammons in opposition to the bill but nothing could be done against a united Republican majority It was thought to be useless to hold a caucus GEORGE W MCRARY DEAD llo Was Secretary of War and Author of tht Klectoral Commission ST JOSEPH Mo June of War George W AlcCrary died at the residence of his daughter in this city at 11 oclock yesterday morning His death was the result of an abdominal tumor Two weeks ago the attending physician an nounced that he was rapidly growing bet ter and that his ultimate recovery was al most certain A relapse came yesterday morning and within seven hours life had departed His Inblic Services Judge McCrary was born in Evansville Ind Aug 29 1885 With his parents In he went to that part of Wisconsin territory which afterward became the state of Iowa In 1857 he was a member of the state legislature and from 1861 to 1S65 he was state senator from Keokuk In ISGShe was elected to congress serving until March 1S77 Judge McCrary intro duced in congress the measure known as the electoral commission Hayes ap pointed him secretary of war and later United States judge At his death he was general consulting attorney for the Santa Fe railway WHITECAPISM IN JERSEY Being Xo law in That State Barbaric Methods Obtain YORK June weeks ago band of White Caps was organized at Mays Landing X J and since then they bave been busy get ting rid of obnoxious Xot only have many of the latter been driven out of the place but a number of others who claim to be respect able members of society havu received threatening notices Ilcnlc Raided on Sunday The only ones who did not seem to care about the White Caps were a number of men who are in the habit of frequenting the woods back of the place every Sunday they spend the day in gambling and profanity Sunday they engaged in that occupation when the regulators swooped down upon them and beat them ia a most unmerciful manner All were warned that a repetition of the offense meet with sterner measures shall be passed directing how they shall be applied Gladstone opposed the principle of pur chase but Smith the government could not disregard the fact that the prin ciple of purchase had received the ap proval of the house by a large majority Cries of Only At all events the money accumulated would be disposed of by parliament Smith further said iu answer to a question by Darling that par liament could deal with th e money as it might choose After further debate Smith asked the house to delay discussion of the matter until after tha amendment was reached Temperance People Not Satisfied W S Kaine Unionist whip who has been oie of thestrongest opponents of the measure resigned his snat in the house lost night with avuew to teat the feeling of the electorate on the question by seek ing reelection on the anticompensation platform The temperance leaders held a meeting last night and issvied a manifesto declaring the governments scheme worse than worthless and entirely misleading The principle of compensation remains un toucued and must be overthrown Caustic Comzneut of The Times The Times commenting on the govern ments abandonment of tho compensation clause says that the government has again shifted its ground anil given its ene mies the right to say that the ministry know neither their own minds nor the minds of their enemies Chere is no rea son for the government to believe that the opposition will abandon their obstruc tive tactics in consequence of the conces sions which Smith supposes will end the controversy THE PARTITION OF AFRICA Tho Situation at Dunnar Fa Pa June ivas little if any more information last night than the night before concerning the where abouts or the condition of the entombed miners Expert miners in the region say tho rescuers will strike the Hill Farm mine at about where the fire is now raging and another hole will have to be dug low sr down in the Mahoning pit to get below the fire where the men must be found Washington Pmrk Kaces CHICAGO winning horses at Washington park yesterday were Ma belle K mile Duke of Highlands 1 mile Los Angelea IS miles Crawfish 1 116 miles Wary lf Trouble Expected in lleligollamlers Feel LOXBOX June Percy Anderson is receiving great credit here for his suc cess in the negotiations with Germany There is still however an unsettled factor in the adjustment of tho African question which causes no little anxiety to official minds and that lsi what the people of Ngamiland will have to say about it The Swede Strombono who has a complete influence over over the chief and people of that country clairaa to be and no doubt is a British subject Germany May to fight The people are Beit by any means help less savages but much farther ad vanced in the arts both of war and peace than the adjoining tribes and should force be used to compel them to submit to Germany they would put that empire to the expense of a costly and perhaps unsatisfactory war in ttjis war they will have the sympathy of a good share of the English people especial ly of those who sire Interested in the com pany which has recently obtainedthrough the influence of Strombone certain rights in Ngamiland Dont Like German Despotism The exemption from military service for twenty years for the people of Heligoland is not affording much consolation to the residents of that Island who are loud in their protests against what they term the surrender of a British colony to Ger man despotism Chore will probably be a wholesale emigration of Hiillgolanders to America Australia and Holland and it is strongly urged that government should extend an opportunity for free de portation to all who urish to emigrate A reporter of The Pall Mall Gazette who has spent several days in Heligoland poll ing the inhabitants on the question of transfer of the island to Germany reports intense indignation to be the prevalent feeling among the Spnrgeon Declines a LOXDOSJune three weeks ago the will of a wealthy resident of Leeds was offered for probate and it was found that in gratitude for the consolation re ceived as the result of reading several of Mr Spurgeons sermons in his last sick ness he had bequeathed to the preacher the bulk of his fortune It hap pened however that the deceased left sev eral relatives poorly provided for and the trustees of the estate resolved to put the case before Mr Spurgeon They paid him a visit at his house at Norwood end imme diately upon the facts being stated Mr Spurgeon executed papers rejecting the bequest A Vrcnefeman on Sllrer Qaeat foil BRUSSELS June ISmile de Lavel iye in a letter expressing his views on the question writes that either of tlte American silver bills vrill injure the cause of bimetallism but neither can possibly injure America Free coinage he believed would be less harmful Freight Crows Dcmuml Hie Discharge of a Superintenilent CHICAGO June Thirtyflve freight crews each comprising a conductor and two brakemen running upon the Illinois and Iowa divisions of the Illinois Central railroad struck at 10 oclock yesterday morning to secure the dismissal of di vision superintendent E G Russell and the reinstatement of Oliver Berry and I E Pushy trainmaster and assistant train master respectively The men claim that Russell shows favoritism him discharged men without cause and has acted as a spotter upon conductors switchmen and even crossing tenders A Cnnfeieme with A committee from the Brotherhood of Railway Trainmen met Superintendent Cnlwell yesterday The superintendent wns willing to reinstate Trainman Berry and Pu5by assistant who were discharged by Superintendent Russell but bethought the demand for Mr Russells discharge was too much The men would not yield however and the freight traffic was brought to a standstill InterJjttite Comiiterrci CnseH CHICAGO June Judge Blodgett of the United Status court yesterday dis charged General Freight Agent McKay of the Michigan Central railway and re served until Monday next his decision as to Messrs Somars and Nicholas These gentlemen were indicted for cutting rates contrary to the interstate commerce law SliiBgHis llittlits To Be Tested SAX FRANcisco June The directors of the California Athletic club say there will be no postponement of the La BlanchsiMitchell fight fixed for theSTth despite the warning of the authorities The club will if interfered with right the matter in the courts making a teat case of it The Weather We May Expect WASHINGTON CITY June The following aro the weather indications fir thirtysix hours from 8 p m yciitonlay For Wis consin and Iowa Fair weather preceded by showers in southwestern Wisconsin slightly warmer except wlationary temperaturfti In Iowa sout1 erly winds For Indiana and Hli noisFair vvtinthm continued high tempera ature souther y winds For Fair slightly cooler weather except stationary temperature In southeastern lo wer southerly winds THE MARKETS CHICAGO Jnne 23 Following are tho quotatioas on the board of trade today No 2 July opened dosed September opened and closed and closed STJfic No 2 Jnne opened and closed 34 ic July opened 85gc closed tep lumber opened and closed Oats July opened 2c closed iSlkfc Au gust opeued 7c closed September openort lijfe clos d 2 56c July opened 512S5 closed SJ05 August closed September opened and closed July opened and closed gs85 Produce Finest 13S Kfyi per lb finest dairies liKgillc pocking stock Strictly fcesh per iloz Chickous per lb turkeys 7c ducks 8ailc J4OOiasiX per Potatoes On common and miked iAr Im Peerless 4ftfMfc 13urbanTts sweet potatoes 835ua375 per bbl per bW r5o f r York NEW YORK June 23 Wheat Xo 2 red winter 4e cash do July do August 91c No 2 mixed 41M cash do July do Au gust do September 43c Qniet No 2 mixed cosh do Juno do July 34c do August SHc Nomi nal Nominal Doll mess Au gust J6S8 Live Stock Market fa rly active at an advance of 5c t 100 tts poorest to best steers 1UO Its bulls and dry Sheep a d Sheep ruled firm lambs J4c S lb higher eliwp a800 g 100 Ibs lambs Hogs Nominally steady live hogs S4CiOil40 S 100 Bs SPRING SUIT In Great Varieties Made to Order Elegant pantaJoong POP M MADE TO ORDER HARRY G TUCKER Tho Pearl Street Taillor ROBERT KREUZBERGER LOGANSPORT IND Wholesale Dealer aod Importer of fines and Liprs The undersigned bogs to advlso his friends and patrons that he removed his place of business to his cow otojant building The Kreuzberger Block corner Ma kct and Third streets and 413 and 415 Third My large Stock of the Choicest Domestic and imported Wines and Liquors has boon increased of late and it will me great pleasure to show my friends and patrons tho vast Salerooms and Capacious Cellars wiich I daro say are sec ond to none within the radius of hurcirecls of miles Thanking you for tho kind favors shown to mo I beg fora continuation of the same and assure you that my aim shall be to execute your orders to the fullest satisfaction Very Respectfully Yours WHITSETTB Domestic Office The Peorlo ofCass county know all about office The people know we sell the Sowing Machine that glvcs such good satisfaction The peope kn jv them on excollent terms so that the poor have a Dorrvislic as well cs the r ch The people know that wo sell Needles and repairs for every kind of SoAing M ichines ever maco That Whitsetts Sowing Machine Oil Is Pot faction The Domestic oficeis bragged on by tvo yoody Broadway tho Old Stand R B WHITSETT Propr No loan ia a free man who has for his master CXDAH KEYS Fla Jane elec tion or mayor passed o3 quietly law and order candidate Mr Luttrtolb waselectod by a majcMtr of St Illinois Republicans Ills June nighs most of the delegates to the Republican convention had arrived and state politics the one topic of discussion every where The state committee selected H S Clark of Coles county for temporary chairman of the convention Graeme Stewart of Chicago for secretary L C Edwards of Peoria and John Lynch of Kichland for Assistant secretaries and D Hillman colored of SugNBoa Uncle Sana Eio JASEmo June new consti tution was promulgated yesterday It recognizes a federal based npon that of the United States The president alone Is responsible to the nation The ministers are replaced by secretaries of state who are answerable to the president alone Parliament will consist of a house of representatiyes and a senate The pow ers or tbese two bodies will be of a purely legislative character Hid an adrerae vote hj cbambar will notaataU ft dianea pPFUCEk CREAM WKIK6 SPRING AND SUMMER 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 Work will be Maintained Thanking you for past favors 1 Remain Yours Truly xJAOOB HE1RZ for Infants and Children I Soar Erucaiuan H Ju AACKKB H D Ul BB OrtMd 8L Broeklra H Y I Colic OeMfnttoo Soars Kiita T lax Cc TAcm Comijrr TT Murray Its superior excellence proren sn miiliouof home for more quarterof a centurr It used by the United Government Kn doraed by tho beads of the Fnrert aim most Healthful Dr Crwm Baking Powder dow act contain Ammonia or Alum Soldoalr tocana PMICTlAKniaW EDELWE1S Equal to any Imported Beer Made Delighti ful Beautiful Try Edelweis Beer made from the Best Im ported Hops and the Finest Select H Malt to be had Pure and Ol   

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