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Logansport Pharos (Newspaper) - August 1, 1890, Logansport, Indiana LOGANSPOBT DAILY PHARO8 16TH YEAE FE1DAY EVENING AUGUST 1 1890 NO 80 30HN Corner ON BETWEEN SEASON GOODS From now until the regular Fall Trade opens these good will be received fresh every few days Having had a very successful Summer Trade and having no need of Clear ance Sales we can give our customers Fresh Goods bought strictly for cash anc sold at prices that will stand any test P and get Fresh Goods CLOSING OUT From this date I will buy no more Second Han J Goods of any description 1 Intend to close out all of my stock with tho intenUon of starting up a straight out and out Furniture Store and carrying a com plete Stock of Trunks and Vallsos Take advantage of these closing out prices and call early GEO W RODAFER 316 Broadway Onp Murdojk Hotel N B I have over 175 Watches that I want to close out to realize the money In vested In them Also over 1OO Heating Stoves that will be sold very cheap FURNITURE PRICES THE LOWEST Our None but the I5cBt Workmanship Allowed to Leave our Salesroom BBflL EZTflTE For sale 12 residences on Broadwav For sale 11 residencs on Spear street For sale 3 residences on Market street For sale residences OQ Ninth Eleventh nnd Eighteenth streets For sale residences on North street For sale residences ou Jliippcwn and Miami streets For sale residoaccs ou Toledo street For sale lota in all pixrts of the city For sale cheap lots between Smciul nnd George streets from to each Farms to trade for cily property Lots wanted on IJigh North J3roiul way and Market streets For particulars write or enquire of M M GORDON Pension nnd Heal EstfUe Agent Kooni No 3 Elliott Block Logansport lud Pensions Pensions Now Pension ttiw POP Ail Soldiers BEEPS RESPONSE The Speaker Replies to a Name less Writer A DEPENBE OP THE HOUSE BTJLES The Question of Quorums and How to De termine TlnEir Own era to Have Opportunity to Sell to Uncle Newspaper Charge Good a Privileged Eternal Tariff Rascality at St Notes WASHINGTON ClTT Aug this weeks North American Review Speaker Reed will make reply to the criticism of to have been inspired if not written by Mr re cently appeared In that publication The criticism was on the new rules of the house and waa a vigorous presentation of the objections to the present method of doing business The following extracts from advance sheets give a very general idea of Mr Heeds argument The Consent of a Quorum Tho presence of a majority of the legislative body tnnatttuto4 n quorum to do business The eaionce of nil luslness on the part of the legis lative body In the consent of a quorum of that body either express or Implied It may boas thoroughly expressed by sihmcu as by sound In tho parliamentary sense Presence always implies full sijjht and hearing of all that t akei place If a n lumber then is present in full flight and wound of alt occurrences and if all action Is loudly proclaimed by clurk or speaker ho Is much a party consenting to all that oc curs RH If ho voc fcrated in his loudest tones This all admit Even the writer of ihe anony mouH article nrtajUgthis in all cariun oxcept that of a yea and nay vote Hence even with him wo have only to deal with that method of determining tho result How to JJotermino Consent It must be obvious that nil methods of de termining tho consent of the members are of equal valuo By raeh of thorn laws are passed which have equal validity Whether the aenao of tho house is made manifest by more volume offlnnnd or by the rising of the members in their places by members passing between tellers or by yeas and nays makes no differ ence whatever in tho result Laws passed either way have equal force What theu j waa the object of the constitutional provision j aa to yeaaand nays Was it to establish a new and separate doctrine of quorum Was the quorum to bo a majority present when all other mothc da of determining the question were used but a majority voting when yeas a ii naya were called Was there one Quorum to bo required in one case and another quorum in another Does it require any different body to paJS a bill by yeas and nays than by a rising vote A majority of the house being present can 1JJ members to one pass a bill atandtng up and not pass it by yeas and nays Piirpofte ot the Yeas and Nays A claim like this utterly ignores tho me of the call for yeas and naya and tUo right to hare It which Is given under the constitu tion What were the yeas and nays given for Look at tho debates on the adoption of the constitution and you will sco It was to In m the people how tho representatives tod if they voted at nil and also the Tact that they did not vote if such was tho caso 1he idea that In addition to this tho consti tional quorum was thereby instantly shifted from a majority present to a majority acting entirely a modern Invention as illogical It Is unconstitutional Some Sure fistic Reflections Mr then refers to tho proposal of the unknown writer to apply another rem edy to the trouble of nonvoting and says Did it ever occur to the reader what a singu lar dispensation of providence it is whereby those who do nothavo the things of this world to do t on Id have always done them so much better than tho poor creatures who did do them Did you ever sue a sidewalk committee wbo could uot 1 ulld a finer house than the architect and master workman It r calif looks as if providence had wasted its most cloying S3 on tlio desert air The new rule wtrch tho critic suggests is that the jpeaker should fine each member who refuses to vote ui t exceeding 83V and thereby com pel the horse to drlnlc The lasr allusion refers to the remark of X M C Llmti you cnn lend a horse to water but cant make him drink DO use adjourned however without or dering a conference on the New Form of Iebt Statement WASHTSGTOM CITY Aug new form of debt statement will be issued by the treasury department today The new statement will be leas elaborate and less complicated than that now issued In the new statement the Pacific railroad in debtedness will be separated from the na tional debt and the cash In the treasury will be subdivided ao as to show the spe cific purposes lor which it is held The subsidiary coins instead of being treated heretofore as an unavailable asset will be classified as cash in the treasury A Feature of the AntiChinese Law WASHINGTON CITY Aug solic itor of the treasury has given an opinion to Secretary Windom in regard to the question propounded by the Rev F J Masters superintendent of the Chinese mission church of San Francisco as to whether Dr Langdon now residing in San Francisco could bring his wife to this country under existing law The secre tary has informed Mr Musters that unless Mrs Langdon secures a certificate from the Chinese government she cannot land Thought Them a Bad Lot WASHINGTON CITY Aug Cochran one of the St Paul committee now here to see about that recount was yesterday appointed a special agent of the census bureau so that lie could look at the schedules upon which the charges of fraud in the St Paul enumeration are based He was shown the schedules of one district out of twentysix fam ilies eighteen were returned as having ten members each nnd had to admit that they were a bad lot KEEUTZEB SONATA Sams Embargo on Tol stois Latest Work COMMENTS OF BBITISH OEITIOS Huenog Ayres Trouble ITas Blown Over WASHINGTON CITY Aug A dispatch confirmatory of earlier press dispatches was received at the state department yes terday from Minister Pitkin at Buenos Ayres stating that the revolutionists in that city have capitulated and that the insurrection is at an end tlicir own Who are dependent upon daily labor for support For Soldiers and Sailors widows For Children tinder 16 yenrs of age For children permanently helpless and for dependent parents Apply in person or by letter for infor malion blanks ami instructions to jft JL BQRDON Pension Agent Elliott Block oil In Tho Delightful SUMMER RESORTS OF Northern Michigan Reached by the Brand Rapids S Indiana Railroad THE VISITING LIME MACKINAC the many Resorts reacheti therofrom Sault See Marie Maniuette Ies Cheneaux Islam etc PETOSKKY ASP HAY VIEW Harbor Sprinjrs Halxir Point euijr rharlevoix etc located in the immediate vicinity TRAVKHSE nourliborlnsr Resorts Omcna Old Mission Klk Kaniils etc The many and streams afford the finest of fishing The Brook Trout the coiebrttrev Black Bass and other varieties of iliiK 1 gttme flsh The train service of the Grand Rapid ami Indiana Kailroad for the season of JSW will be iomplete in every particular tween t hieajro anJ Petoefcey and Mackinaw via the Michigan Central Railroad and Kala mnzoo Tourist tickets can be purchased to any of the above points ftt reduced rates For descriptive matter time card and full nformaticu address C 1 LOCKWOOD Gen Pass and Ticket Agent Grand Kapids Mich HAVE YOU SILVER TO SELL Uncle Sam Will Ho In the Market on Bind After Ans 13 WASHINGTON CITY Aug follow ng circular was Issued from tho treasury department today Ou and after tho 18th Inst offers tor the sale of silver bullion in lots of not 3ss than 10000 ounces and its delivery ree expense to the government at any ipecifled coinage mint ot the United States will be received either by tele graph or letter for consideration at 13 julock m on Mondays Wednesdays and of each week except when these days fall on legal holidays Instructions to Riddcrs All bids will be addressed to The Director of the Mint Treasury Depart ment Washington D will state the offered in fine ounces the price icr flue ounce and the mint at which the nillion is to bo delivered Bidders will bo notified by telegraph of tho acceptance or rejection of their offer The right to reject any and all bids is reserved and also to accept jiny portion of the stun offered Instead the whole The delivery on a purchase must bo complied within ten days after the acceptance of the offer Payment willbe made by draft on an as sistant treasurer of the United States pay able in treasury notes Character of the Bullion When bars bear the stamp of well known refineries such approximate value will be paid pending melt and assay as may be regarded safe and proper When the bullion purchased is a character to require parting or refining the usual mint charges for these operations will be paid by the seller No bars weighing over ounces will be received No silver coin except uucurrent and mutilated coins ot too United States will be received on account of purchases Signed WILLIAM WLXDOM Secretary BLAIRS DISTRESSING FREDICTIQN I Tariff Talk to last Until National Charges CITT Aug the sen ate yesterday few senators were pres ent at 10 oclock and some time was wasted waiting for a quo rum The conference report on the District appropriation bill was agreed to Daring the afternoon four pages of the tariff bill were finished all of the com mittee amendments being agreed to Blair stated that at this rate the bill would be finished about Dec 30 Thsi changes made in the bill increased the duty on castor oil to the present increased that on opium to Se3 a pound reduced that on barytas and increased that on acetate of lead All amendments offered by Demo crats were rejected A resolution was offered in the house by Alabama providing for an inves tigation of the uharga by The National Economist that money was spent in lobby ing the silver bill throngh congress The speaker ruled that the resolution was not a privileged question and on appeal tho house sustained the to 71 The senates irrigation amendment to the sun dry civil appropriation bill wat discussed at length and nonconcurred in TJie THE CAPE MAY COTTAGE Russell Uttrrison Gives Its Interview Repudiated NETV YoitK Aug B Harri son in speaking to a press reporter yes terday about the Cape May cottage said that when the parties visited Washington City with the deed of the cottage the president declined to accept the gift but told the wouldbe donors that as they had prepared the cottage for the family he would arrange for them to go there and would determine later whether to rent or buy the cottage Mrs Harrison was so pleased with the cottage after occupying it that the president decided to buy it and did so Other Real Estate Referring to the Echo Point real estate purchases Mr Harrison said that the land was bought as an investment It lies outside of the District ot Columbia and could not be affected by any action of congress or the District commissioners The property standing in Mrs Harrisons name is owned by her father Dr Scott He wished it deeded to her because of his great age and In lieu of a will A Recent Interview Denied Mrs Harrison lias informed Russell Harrison that sbe never made the state ments about the gift of the Cape May cot tage which wero attributed to her She never gave an interview on the subject Mr Harrison added that he was sorry that some Independent and Democratic papers had attacked tho ladies of the presidents family The course of these papers was more marked wheu the uni form kind treatment Mrs Cleveland re ceived from the Republican press is con sidered A Rftp for Chicago Paper Every lover of decency will resent the Sume Odious Am lean Good Advertisement for the Russian Relations British Cabinets with the Pope To Be Incident Trans pires In Men Shot Down and a Small Riot LOXDOS Aug cables report that the United States postal authorities had excluded Tolstois Kreutzer Sonsita from the math is received here with ex pressions of mingled astonishment and ridicule A wellknown literary man said last night In view of the nauseating and paltry indecency of many American nov those of women are coming over hereevery day and which are presumably allowed to circulate through the American mails one can hardly credit this report that Tolstois re markable though painful study has been singled out for the rare iondemnatiou of the United States government It will be interesting to see what will follow If the Washington postal authorities have constituted themselves censois of literary morality they must not stop short with Tolstoi Who will be the next victim or perhaps it would be more correct to say the next beneficiary from an advertising point of view of their fastidious judg mentP Justifying Toljtol Another critic on beiingj shown the ca blegram said This is a very singular official action The fact is that the Kreutzer Sonata is as 1ar removed from the erotic of fiction as a physiological textbook is from an obscene picture book While we may question Tolstois judgment we are not permitted to doubt the exaltation of his purpose in writing the book Eminent medical men and moralists have agreed that the subject matter of the book is one that demands recognition and that Tolstois treatment of it while not perhaps conclusive is justifiable on the ground that it is sci entific in aim though popular in method course of a certain Chicago paper in pub lishing disgraceful fabrications to the ef fect that Mrs Russell Harrison Is not treated well by Mrs Benjamin Harrison and Mrs Mclveo Every one familiar with the facts knows that tho story of that pa per is an outrage on decency and an insult to truth Runs Round the Diamond CHICAGO Aug scores recorded yesterday by the base ball players ware as follows League At nati 8 Philadelphia 8 and Keenan Smith and Clements At In fi New York 5 bat and Zimmer Rusie and Buckley At 4 Boston 1 nnd Kittridge Nicholas ami Bennett Brotherhood At 5 Boston 2 and Mack Kilroy and Murphy Pittsburg 13 Brooklyn 1 and Qulnn Sowders and Daily At Cleve 6 Philadelphia 13 bat Gruber McGill and Brennan San ders and Milligan At 1 New York S and Farrell Ewing and Ewing Western At 3 Omaha 10 nt Kansas Moines 1 Kansas City H at Sioux Paul S Sioux City 4 st 2 Denver 10 A Xew Disease Among Cattle ALTOX Ills Aug new disease has broken out among the cattle iu this vicinity It is not contagious as it ap pears among herds that have no connec tion with one another The first symp toms are a catarrhal discharge from the nose and afterward the mouth becomes somewhat affected During the first days the animal has a cough with some fever State Veterinarian Caswell says the dis ease is not necessarily fatal and that but few deaths will result from it He is of the opinion that the disease is caused by the long dry spell A Tolstoi Book Under Ban NEW YORK Aug Van lott has been advised by the postal au horities at Washington City that Tolstois Kreutger Sonata has been excluded from the mails but he refuses to make public the departments letter on the subject JFntal Accident at a Toboggan Slide WILMISOTOS Del Aug Emily Scanlan of Germantown Pa waa initantly killed at Brandywine 8pringi yesterday by falling from the toboggan llide Her little child who was with her was very badly htirt ENGLAND AND THE VATICAN Tories Preparing to Try to Spike One of Gladstones Guns LONDON Aug government par ty in the house of commons made an indi rect attack on Gladstone last night in re turn for his denunciation of the minis terial policy toward the Vatican The mission of Gen Simmons to Rome was de clared by Gladstone to be for the purpose of obtaining papal influence in Irish af fairs The counter attack by the Tories was under cover of a query propounded by Russell Unionist He asked tho gov ernment whether any papers existed in the foreign office relating to the Erring ton mission to Rome during Gladstones government Smith government leader promised to make inquiry on the subject Gladstonesaid v as any thing in tne natureof a mission to the Vaticurs from the government with which he had been connected A Ouestioii of Precedence In the house Smith refused to express any opinion in answer to a question whether Cardinal Manning or any other priest ought to have precedence after the members of the royal fnmily The gov ernment did not intend to introduce a bill for the settlement of the question The inquiry was suggested by the recent state ment of the prince of Wales that Cardinal Manning would hereafter rank next to the prince when both served on commis sions of inquiry The Weather TVe May Expect WASHINGTON CITT Aug foUtmlng are the weather indicatons for thirtysii hours from 3 p m yeat erday For Indiana fair weather variable winds slightly cooler in central and northeast por tions elsewhere stationary temperrare For fair weather slisrntly cool er except in extreme southern portion sta tionary temperaare winds sMfting to east erly For Lower weather vai table winds cooler in eastern slightly warmer in western portion For air weather ex ept local showers in extreme portion warmer southeasterly winds For warmer weather winds shiftiug to southerly For Upper Michigan Fair warmer weatnei3 sontluprlF winds AN AMERICAN TRAGEDY Three Men Shot to Ieath After a Bar Room Quarrel LONDON Aug A shocking triple murder occurred at Kings and in this city Wednesday night which all the London papers characterize as An American Tragedy A discharged soldier named Hargan alias Harper quarreled with William Lambert and John Wheeler while sitting together in a barroom The landlord ejected them When outside Hargan immediately drew a revolver and shot both the men through the head They fell dead on the sidewalk The by standers attempted to capture the mur derer who immediately shot again kill ing a third man Made It Very Interesting William Knifton and a crowd attempted to capture the murderer but they grap pled and Knifton was shot and nearly killed and Hargan nearly torn to pieces Hargan was finally arrested in a dying condition He asserts that the dead men robbed him the night before He says that he has been a clerk iu New York also iu Philadelphia His full name is Walter Alfred Hargan and is evi dently a man of some refinement and edu cation Going to State Their Grievances LONDON Aug 1 It is customary in the British army for the inspector general nt certain intervals to ash the men on pa rade whether they have any complaints to make This has been regarded a mere form none of the soldiery however serious their grievances acting upon the official query Now however there is a move ment among the enlisted men in London Aldershot and elsewhere to present com plaints as to long standing abuses some of which have attracted the attention of even the higher members of the service Criticising thct Salvation Army LONDON Aug The Salvation is eapending or new barracks at Sheffield and Birmingham Critics of the army are pointing out that it is pass ing through the stages which havis formed the history of all religious orders First poverty and simplicity analioysd accom panied by rapid growth in and membership Second less povertv simplicity less growth less influence but more apparent importance Third wealth and decay lEmln Pasha to ZANZIBAB Aug Emin Pasha has had severe fighting with the Masai Many of the natives were killed They were armed with Maxim guns Twelve hun dred of their cattle were aetaed Emin also had a battle with ITgogos defeating them with great slaughter Iabor Beform in Germany BEBLTN Aug It is officially an nounced that Minister Ton Berlepsch has conceded a of the demands of the miners delegates including the eight boor shift and the reinstatement of all men who recentlv struck Calls HI lordsnip a Snob Aug of the newspa per comments on the Dunlo case ua wi Lh tady Dnnld Chronicle severely cen sures Dunloa conduct in the affair and pronounces the noble lord to be a snob John Burns Leading a New Strike LOXDOS Ang Burns U organ izing the striking firemen of the channel steamers and there are indications that the movement will result in tbe success of the men j WORLDS FAIR LEGISLATION The Illinois goloni Arc rretty Through with the Job Ills Aug protest was presented iu the senate yesterday signed by 5000 CMcagowest eiders the location of the Worlds fair at Jackson park A conference committee was ap pointed on the disagreement of the house to the senate amendment to the constitu tional amendment resolution providing that Chicago alone shall pay bonds authorized if they are paid at yil the u n standing being that the house objected to the Words if at all as suggesting a pos sibility of failure to redeem The com mittee retired and soon returned with a report striking oat the objectionable words and the report was adopted The then adjourned The Worlds fair enabling bill was taken up by tte house with amendments rec ommended by the judiciary committee Most of amendments were agreed to the most important onq providing that the eighthour law shall bs observed on all work connected with the erectiou of build ings and that only American citizens shall be employed thereon The confer ence report on the disagreement as to the words if at all in the provision of the constitutional amendment resolution declaring that the state shall not be called upon to pay any of the bonds authorized was received and adopted It strikes out the words The resolution now goes to the governor THE ODD FELLOWS FESTIVAL A Brilliant Programme Arranged for the Great Meeting at Chicago CHICAGO Aug following is an outline of the programme for the canton ment of Patriarchs Militant and the Odd Fellowstriennial demonstration in this city next week Sunday will be devoted to reception of visitprs Monday morning meeting of Military council night recep tion by Rebekah degree lodges of Chicago Tuesday night reception of the general issimo Wednesday night grand decora tion of chivalry in Lake Front Park Thursday afternoon the errand parade 40 000 men in line evening decoration of chivalry with pyrotechnic display Fri day and Saturday afternoons competitive contest in sword manual Friday night full dress ball Saturday night award of prizes Every morning during the week exemplification of competing degree staffs in Battery D armory Governor Filer and the state officers of Illinois including the adjutant general and the governors military staff have accepted an Invitation to take part in the parade of Aug 7 and will appear in full uniform FORTYONE HOMES IN ASHES A Raging Fire In Draddock Pa Turns 3OO Persons Ont of Doors PlTTSBCBG Pa Aug dwelling hoxises were destroyed by fire in BraHdock yesterday afternoon between the hours of a and 0 oclock acd more than 300 persons wore for the time being rendered homeless The houses were all frame structures and in a few moments the fire was beyond control Nearly All Owned y Poor Men The houses were nearly all owned and occupied by employes at the steel works and tho families of laborers Very little of their household effeotu were savod Late last evening all of the homeless had been provided with temporary lodging places Today Manager Schwab of the steel works began the erection of houses for his employes on the fireswept district The loss on buildings and household goods will aggregate The insur ance is estimated at J25000 An Illinois Town FireSwept WALNUT IU Aug business portion of the town was swept by fire at 3 oclock yesterday morning Fiftysix houses were destroyed The Mendota fire company arrived about a m but the Ire had spent its force The estimated loss Is with 140000 insurance The heaviest losers are Bass Ennis buyers Burchell Bros SS 000 Peterman Bros J5000 Seelig Brown lumber dealers G 3 Fox boot and shoe merchant Tbe railway station was also burned The Hangman Should Have a Job LonisviLLE Ky Ang morning at c oclock Peter MeCrorynight watchman at the St Lous cemetery aged 28 years in a fit of jealous rage called at the residence of John Hoep and calling Annie Staken a pretty servant girl So the door shot her in the head with a re volver inflicting a mortal wound He hen fired two bullets into his own head His wounds are not considered fatal Mc had threatened on several occasions to take the girls life They Will Pay for Their Fan NEW YORK Aug three cattle men John McNamara Henry Allison and James Tynan who were the ring eaders in the riot on the steamer Chi cago and who broke into the hold and stole liquor on the voyage were yesterday leld for extradition charged with lar ceny Thin is the first case under the new treaty with Great Britain in which lar ceny on shipboard is an eitraditable offense uone and 3farrJvd Hebrew ST Louis Aug Eloise Gar resche widow of the late Eugene Oar resche a leader in Roman Catholic socie ty has eloped or rather gone and married Abraham Block a Hebrew who wat g attention to her yotsnger sister There no little excitement over the affair The ily is the seufior of Block and mother of i bov of 14 Argentine Not All Qnlet BUENOS Ames Aug con inue in the agricultural districts J eat Southern and Kosaro railroad has been torn up Troops have been dis ivched to protect the workmen Traffic in the road is suspended Gold is at 250 premium MillDust Explosion at Chicago CHICAGO Ang explosion of miU Lust followed by a fire in the malt house if the Keeley Brewing company at Cot age Grove avenue and Twcntirniui n street last night caused a loss of about 160000 one was injured and the was soon gotten under control Blaine Going to See Harrison AUGUSTA MeAug Seeretary and Emmons Blaine passed through j ast night on their way to Cape May to j visit President Harrison LARGE VARIETY THE RELIABLE FLANNEL SACK COAT OTHER FLANNEL SHIRTS AND COATS in j run r for Infants and Children Caitorla i B so well adapted to children thai recommend it mm mperior to an j prescription known to me E A AKHZK M D Ill So Oxford 81 Brooklyn N T Caitorla crms Colle OOMrlpctfon Sour Stomach rtiurrhosa Eructation Worms fives sleep and di ces tiou Without injurious i Tm CisTiCR Conpixr 77 Mum Street THE HOOSIER WIRE Something About an Infant Or atorical Prodigy A F1VEYEAEOLD PHENOMENON He liieakx Out as n Plenclior at the Ma ture of Four and Astonishes Kvery Oiin ol Lec turoH Gcstures mid Hlon at Tiliiu lustitntlj Itoins RociiESTHii Intl Aug Stein inger born in Iicliiiuid township this county in 1884 is this entire coun try wild with his phenomenal ability to recite On the evening ot his 4th birth day his parents took him to preaching service iuthe little school house near their home where all listened to a sermon which occupied nearly an hour in deliv ery A day or two aftorword Mr Steln Inger who had never before suspected un usual powers in his boy came home to dinner and heard the little fellow talking j in a continued sustained and em ploying language far beyond his supposed ability to comprehend A Sort of Modern St Anthony Mr Steininger fonnd that little Irvin then 4 years and 1 day old was repeating to a congregation of chickens the exact sermon he bad heard the night before Every sentence seemed reproduced with phonographic exactness and even the tones and inflections were the same as in the sermon He grew earnest and forci ble tender and pleading and at liist closed with a sort of peroration which ihe farmer well remembered had been exact ly the same as that employed by the preacher Mr Steininger was amazed and after canvassing the matter with bis wife permitted the boy to listen to other orations and afterward encouraged him to repeat them He did so with scarcely the omission of n word and with the most faithful use of all gestures accents and emphasis PhonoyrapllJng Talmage The fame of the infant prodigy spread rapidly nnd last spring little Irvin was taken to hear a lecturS of Talmage which I he repeated at tbu county oratorical con test in this city talking easily half an hour walking forward and back upon the stage in the impatient erratic way of the Brooklyn divine and easily reaching She farthest purts of the hall with his deliv ery Little Irvin Steininger is a bright nppesring lad of five years He talks with i more than ordinary intelligence on all subjects with which he has had an oppor tunity to be informed upon and seems really to possess a mentality phenomenal In a child His ability to memorize an address from one hearing and to repro1 duce a lecture or sermon with all the set ting of gesture and inflection would DO marvelous in a person of any age BLOWN SEVENTY FEET j cive part rnKen ny tne eliSoMy liuly Snd Nathaniel Straughnn nned H They danced seven sets each during the night Icdlaua Trofdon TERBE HAUTE Ind r Au thorities of Paris Ills to Indiana officers Elary Trogdon who killed 11 man named Hayes ou the line be tween Illinois and Indiana recently it having been shown that the crime wa committed on In liana soil lloosler News In Monrovia Morgan county lives Miss Ann Marvin now 101 years of age The aged spinster iis spry and walks long dis tances by aid of canes Lutie Mclntyre the 13yearold son of Jfmes Mclntyre of Ben wood was fatally kicked by a horse which he was taking to pasture The township trustee at Richmond is trying to ship poor people away for fear that they may become county charges TheUepublicntw of tbe Thirteenth Ju dicial district met nt and nominated Albert G Payne for prosecutor William Van Blnrlcon n prominent farmer of Johnson county blew out his brains in n fit of melancholy THE Frightful Fate of John PaDfh at Greeni of a Veteran GREESBBUBG Ind Aug Sacd Creek stone quarry two miles south of here a twelvehorse power engine boiler exploded with terrific force John Paugh j 37 years old was thrown seventy feet into a stone pile and instantly killed and Wallace the engineer was thrown some distance and severely unaided bruised Ha will die Five other men utone cut tjrs were more or less injured The boiler was an old one but was carrying only seventy pounds of steam It was hurled fifty feet from its position Lived and Fought Well Nathan Crnme who fongbt in the Mex ican war and who also carried a rnupket daring the Blackhawk straggles died Wednesday in the 93d year of hia age He was born Nor 6 1799 Daring the twenty years the old gentleman lived with his married daughter and had not been farther than a halfmile from the Tillage during those two decades Old age was the cause of death Chicago jRtOAOO July 81 Ou tho board ot today quotations were as foltovrs No 2 August opcne DSMc clouwl 90Ho September openM closed Decembor opened MHo cloned Mav opened WHo closed CoraNo 2 August opened and iW September opened May opened BIHc closed So August opmeti closed September opened 84J4 t loeU May 8TXc close i 7c July opened J11T8 cloMd August opened tl2W closed JllKV September opeuid closed January opened 11180 11195 AuguM opene i an closed Live Union stock yards prtaes Varkut opened alwut yesterdays prices but becime a trifti cosy later rousju packing mixed heavy and ship pinu loi t37aaago Ca Market very dull and weak at yes terday e decline becveo prime to extra HMft 490 gciixl to choice common to midium bntchcn stock Ito lower lower Market slow and dull no demand for lambe natives Texann lambe t46tniiIW Produce Finest creu eries 15i p r 3 finest darlen lL3I2o pocking Strictly fresh per PoultryChickens per rooters Sc turkeys mixed lots eprlng daclix J4OOaSOT per doz nesses ROM 1 per bbl Fair io choice per bbl 16ot red per Jtqt case HucklcbeniM 60375c per per ISqt case BUckber Jlichiijan per 16ot case Hi 1 nois per S4ot caac Now Tork July 3L No J red winter cash Kjftc do September 9SHc Corn 2 mile caiih SSc do September do October OatsDoll No t mixed cash do September WHc Rye and barley Nomina1 Dial mess tl300314tu LardEasier August W25 Live Stock Market dull no In beeves native V B Slietp Stiecp dtlll it former prices firm and Me ft higher Alar ket firm lire hogs f 100 Died at tbe Age of 1O4 COXCOBD 3S H Ang Brown aged 106 died at terdar She was the oldest person in state An Old Inhabitant Head TAIPABAISO InL Freeman is dead aged 82 Sbe was of the oldest of Porter connty and was the mother of Jirs J D Bollett and Mrs M Cornell prominent ladles of Valparaiso Her death was hastened by the shock from the recent fatal accident on the Fort Wayne road when George Woods killed Very Old bat Ind Aug Maria Dnbois celebrated anniversary of her birth Wednesday of CDtwtatiUMat CREAM fQWOEft eancynmBtai of boom far more thai a qnarWrof oanrurr It IttuedbytheGoJttidStKtMGonmMBt doraed bj Hie of 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