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Logansport Pharos (Newspaper) - August 6, 1890, Logansport, Indiana LOGANSPOBT DAILY PHAROS 10TH YEAE WEDNESDAY EYE1OTG AUGUST 6 Corner SEASON GOODS From now until tho regular Fall Trade opens these goods 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 and sold at prjces that will stand any test P and get Fresh Goods CLOSING DUT5JILE From this dato win buy no more Soond Hand oocls of any description i intend to close out all of my stock with tho intonrion of stat ting jp a straight out and out Furnitun Store and carrying a com pleto Stock of Trunks and Valises Take advantage of these closing out prices and cal early GEO W RODAFER ll llmarlway Oup Murdo k Hotel N B I have over 7 Watches that I want to close out to roaiize the money in vested In them Also over 1OO Heating Stoves sold very cheap HEflL EXTflTE For sale 12 rfcsiilmces on Broadway For sale It residences on Speixr street For sale 3 residences on Market street For sale residences ou Ninth Eleventh anil Eighteenth streets For siiie resiliences on North street For Siile residences on Ciiippewn and Miami streets For sale resideaces on Toledo street For sale lots in nil purls of he city For sale cheap lots between Smead nnd George streets from to each Farms to trade for city property Lots wanted on High North Broad way iind Market streets Fur particulars write or enquire of M M GORDON Pension iind Real Estate Agent Room No 8 Elliott Block Logansport Ind FURNITURE PRICES THE LOWEST Nono but the Best Workmanship Allowed to Leave our New Pension Law POP All their own Who are dependent upon daily labor for support For Soldiers and Snilors widows For Children under IB years of age For children permanently helpless and for dependent parents Apply in person or by letter for iiifor million bhuiks stnl instructions to JR Elliott Block The Delishtfui SUMMER RESORTS WOEBYWABFABE Pithy Points from the Debates in Congress THAT NAVY YAPD ATKITTEET ME tinil Dont Harmon ize tut to In tlie and Wilson in the Senate Continue the Illumination of the AirtlChiiieKo Measure That Hltt Can Not Paul Men Ad mit Sorao Census Irregularity CITY Aug senate yesterday as usuul nowadays opened the session with general debate on the tariff bill Berry of Arkansas beginning and denying at the start that the election of 18W had decided iu favor of protection He said the people had declared in favor o tariff reform He sympathized with Plumb whose constituents wishes were disregarded in the present bill nnd hoped this fact would teach them to love their southern brothers better as fellow sufferers Berry bewailed the condition of the farmer and workingman the former weighted down with Mortgages and both forced to pay high prices for necBKsuries because of the burdensome tariff which was made worso by the bill under discussion Made Wilson reel Uncomfortable Wilson of Iowa replied to Berry and ex pressed the discomfort which he always felt at hearing a senator discuss a subject in regard to which he had so smali an amount of definite information as that evidently possessed in regard to the subject ot protection He read for Berrys information an article from Fort Dodge Iowa Messenger contrasting the condition of the farmer nnd working man now and ten years ago and showing that Will bB tha great reduction that has taken place in prices of household and agricultural Implements and of necessary commodities within that decade The general sum ming up of the article was that never in uunmn history would a days labor pur chase as much as it would today Oppressed Husbandman As to tho talk about depression in farm Ing interests and about tho enormous amount of farm mortgages Wilson said that tho farm mortancres loivo had been published at that he had a profound conviction when he saw that publication that it was not true that he lad set about to discover where the in rentor of that falsehood had obtained his data and discovered that the snm named wiw tho appraised value of all tho farms n the state The outside limit of mort jages was 451000000 as ascertained by an nquiry made by the governor Advocated Free Iron Ore Gorman pleaded for free iron ore during he debate and quoted Maj Bent of Pennsylvania who said that with free ore he oould sell pig iron in Liverpool and steel rails in London He declared that 10 steel could bo produced east of the Al eghnnies because the cost of transporting he ore from the Luke Superior regiou amounted practically to prohibition layne said this was an error last yeai 400000 tons of the Lake Superior Besse nor ore possibly the best in the world iad been brought east of the Alleghauy mountains and used by the furnaces there torman however asserted that the cost f assembling tha raw materials was greater than If wo had them free of duty A WINDY DAY IN THE HOUSE Tho Speaker Airnlii Attnohvil This Time from a Nnvy Yurtl Point of View The house indulged in another partisan ebate tho foundation therefor baing the nauguratfon of work in the navy yard at ittery Me A large appropriation passed jongress some weeks ago for this yard and few days ago Cummings of Now York ntroduced a resolution to inquire what ecessity there was for resuscitating that ard implying that the purpose was to se It to help elect Reed to congress again le declared yesterday that the ships to be epaired there ought to be sent to the bone nrd but that the exigencies of Repub oan politics required that they be kept float for purposes oE repair so that they ould always be on bund when voters wanted in tho navy yard Suspicions of the Committee His resolution ha said had been hanged so that the reply of the secretary f tho navy would be sent to the comrait ee on naval affairs whose chairman had iaraoterizad his Cummings resolution a perfect rot The men who would be mployod in the yard would come princi ally from Maine and tho object of their mployment was to get votes for Thomas racket Reed The whole scheme was to se executive power for political purposes asked when the secretary of the navy ad been directed to repair the ships re Jrred to Boutcllo Matters Boutelle said that the question demon strated the ignorance of the gentleman of the subject he had discussed He felt like making au apology for replying to such a remarkable demonstration The secretary of tho navy was obeying tho di rect mandate congress and for the ne cessity of the work ordered he referred Cummings to the report of the chief of the bureau of yards and docks The na val committee had unanimously recom mended the appropriation the Democrats on the committee voting for it Cum mings resolution was founded on a chron ological error Although tho elections generally were held in November the congressional electioos in Maine were held In September so that if there were 10000 men transported to the Kittery yard not oneof them could have voted for Speaker Reed or the representative from Xew Hampshire In concluding Boutelle ob served that the greatest majority ever castfor Thomas B Reed was 3432 over his Democratic opponent and 1828 round AN riCHINESE LEGISLATION A Bill Reported That Hitt Tlolatw Treaty WASHDGTOS CITY Aug house committee on foreign affairs yesterday re ported to the house with a favorable rec ommendation a substitute for the bills re cently introduced to prohibit Chinese im migration The substitute is accompanied j by a report prepared by Morrow of Cali fornia Hitt of Illinois the chairman of the committee was the only member who dissented from the committees report He submitted a brief statement to the effect that he could not consent to the recom meudation of the substitute because the bill is in conflict with a treaty now In force to which the faith of the States is pledged Morrow in defense of the measure quotes statistics to prove that the Chinese are frequent violatorei of law and not inoffensive and lawabiding and says the purpose of the bill U to make Chinese exclusion complete Shutu Them Out Entirely The committee bill excludes all Chinese from landing in the United States except those persona duly accredited to the United States as ministers plenipoten tiary or other diplomatic representatives The visiting of Chinese immigrants whether for the purpose of transit only or otherwise is absolutely prohibited It directs that hereafter no state or United States court shall admit Chinesit to citi zenship and repeala all laws conflicting with the act Chinese now in the United States and who may at any time hereafter depart from the United States as well as all who are now in the United States are to be subject to all tho provisions condi tions prohibitions and penalties of the act THEST PAUL RECOUNT Practical Admission by the Com mlttee of Its Necessity WASHINGTON CITT Aug citi zens committee of St Paul presented to Secretary Noble yesterday the results of their examination of the evidence upon which the recent order was based direct ing a recount of the population of the city Their report proved that the insur ance map which was used by census office to establish in part the defective ness of the census returns was entirely unreliable The committee however ad mitted that in nine of the districts the returns were so defective as to warrant either an entire recount of those districts or else a careful verification of the sched ules They approved a recount of the en tire city Superintendent Porteir who was present said that an examination now in progress of the returns of thirtyfour districts including the nine referred to by the committee and he thought that his action in issuing the order was justified by the evidence in hand MADE THE ISSUE And It Affects Somebodys Standing for Veracity GOT CAMPBELL IB OHE PBINOIPAL And a Citizen Touched for by Editor Governor Denies In Terms Proponed by the Edi tor a Certain AUefred Belligerent Re Now Made Up and the Wirneu To Me Beard Cor respondence CdLCMBtrs O Aug Evening Press on July 28 having stated that Gov Ciimpbell had threatened in conversation to call ont the militia in case any attempt should be made to enforce the bill in Ohio the governor yesterday sent its the following letter DEAR SIR The Cincinnati Commercial Gazette of Sunday states that one of the editors of your paper claims to be prepared to confront me with a witness who will dispute my denial of the wholly untruth ful story concerning ine which appeared in your issue of Monday eventag July 28 I beg to say that no person ever heard me use the language you imputed to me or words that could possibly be strained to have such a meaning 1 do not believe or any one connected with your pa per has ever talked with any person who will so state Your alleged witness is a myth The OoTernore Proposition In order to test your truth and sinceri ty I will give 500 to any charity you may designate if after you have disclosed the name of this alleged witness to either of the following gentlemen towit Daniel J Ryan D K Watson E W Poe S K ODD FELLOWS AT CHICAGO GORDON Pension Agent Logansyort In OF Northern Michigan Reached by the Grand Rapids 5 Indiana Railroad TUB FISHIXO USE Senate and House CITY Aug senate yesterday worked indxistriously at the tariff bill all day The glassware and stone schedule was finished A cumber of amendments proposing to redtice the com mittee rates offered by the Democrats Ware rejected Slate pencils were put on the free list The metal schedule was taken up and pending a discussion of an amendment offered by Morgan to admit Meal free the senate adjourned The house laid on the table the motion to reconsider the vote giving leaves of ab Knce to clerks in first and second class Grayling Black Bass and other varieties of postoffioes and then adopted a resolution game tish the secretary of the navy for the reasons of the increase of force at the Kit tery navy yard as a substitute for the Cummings resolution of inquiry After adopting the resolution and receiving the report of the election committee in the MACKINAC the many Resorts reached therefrom Sault Ste Marie Mimiucite Les Cheneaux Islands etc PETOSKKY AND BAY VIEW Harbor Sprtajns HalKr FoiDt Wequeton sius CUarlevoix etc located In the immediate vieinitv TRAVERSE Anit neisbtxriisr Kesorts Oniena Ota Mission Klk Knjvids etc The many lakes ami streams afford the Snost oT nshiuc The Brook Trout the celebrated The train service of Ihe Giind Rapids and Indiana Kailroaii for the season of 1SX will be complete in every particular Through sleeping cars will be run between Cincinnati Mackinaw Also be ami majority iu iSSS when the navy yard had been packed by a Democratic administra tion Could Not Resint OBrien TON CITY Aug days ago Miss Porter the pretty niece of Ad miral Porter married a young waiter of the capital named OBrien Miss Porter now claims ber husband is an Irish noble man a near connection of the house of Thormond Miss Porter writes of her young mnn He is handsome being of refined manner and soft gentle loving ways aud my hungry heart could not re sist him Her father has more resist ance for he refuses his daughter forgive ness Will Bo likely to Fetch Km WASHINGTON CITY Aug 6 Maj Holmes sergeantatarais of the house said yesterday that ho had not yet re ceived orders to dock absent members of their pay but admitted that there is a great probability that snch a course may be taken This dockage will be the last resort to compel attendance and to secure and hold a quorum It has not been en forced for many years Not an Appropriate Present WASHINGTON CITY Aug Isaac Bassett the message announcer of the United States senate was 71 years old Monday and completed his fiftyninth year of continuous service The pages ot the chamber who are under his supervision presented him with a wine service of unique and handsome design but the cap tain is a teetotaler A Base Ball Combine WASHINGTON CITY Aug were so few spectators at the ball grounds yes terday afternoon that the Washington players thought that there would be nothing for them after paying the guar antee and refused to play They disbanded and have all been released Aggregate of Our Currency WASHINGTON CITY Aug month ly treasury statement shows that on Aug 1 there were in circulation of gold and silver coins and certificates CTnltad States notes etc a net increase over July of 51997951 Russia nnd the Israelltea WASHINGTON CITY Aug de partment of state has been informed by the American legation at St Petersburg that the rumor of the wholesale expulsion of Jews from Russia is unfounded i Fhreie Cozxeus Wants Office WASHINGTON Crrr Aug W Cozzens has made application for the po sition of superintendent of charities of the District of Columbia a recently created office that will pay a year Has Brtoe Bought a Newspaper WASHIXQTOS CITY Aug is stated here upon good authority that Senator elect Calvin S Brice has bought The In dianapolis Sentinel The sale it is said was made about two weeks ago tween i hioaAro ami Petoskey and Mackinaw via the Michigan Central Railroad and Kala nmzoo Tourist tickets can be purchased to any oE the above points at reductxl rates or descriptive matter tirno cards and full nformation address C I LOCKWOOD Gen Pass and Ticket Agent Grand Kapkls ftiich iplaytonBreckinridga case which declares Breckinridges seat racaut the general de Ificiency bill was taken up in committee of lihe whole Soma progress was made with toe bill bat without finishing it the house iidjounjed A Colored Farmors Alliance COLUMBIA a C Aug colored Farmers Alliance has made its appear ance and State Alliance Lecturer Powers says It numbers 85000 members in South Carolina While the chief purpose of the order is mutual benefit Mr Powers says it is intended to do whatever would ba to its advantage It would go Into politics if necessary Atchtson Declares a IHTidend BOSTOS Aug board of djreotors of the Atohison Railroad company has de clared a dividend of 2Jjf per cent on the income bonds from tha earnings of the nine months ended July 90 last Sept 1 Mickinger or George K Nash either of them will say that such witness is respon sible and veracious and upholds your charge against me even I do not exact literal proof Of course I shall demand that the witness named shall repeat what he personally heard me what some third person says This offer is opau for acceptance until noon of Thursdas Aug 7 Respectfully JAMES E CAMPBELL Not Satisfactory to the Editor The Press editor answered as follows DEAR letter of today is re ceived Your denial of the truth of the story published in The Press to which it alludes have so far been of snch a geueral character that it is not plain what part oi it you question If you wil make an ex plicit denial of the charge that you have expressed in words the idea of calling out the militia to resist the ejforcemeut of the Lodge federal election law should it be enacted we will furnish you with our source of information which you your self we believe will acknowledge to be trustworthy A Form of Denial Suggested In order that there may be no further quibbling we suggesi that you sign and deliver to us the following explicit state ment I hereby declare that 1 never statsd nor sug gested to any one tho colling out of the mili tary of Ohio in case the Lodtre bill should pass and an attempt ba m ule to e force it In my state And 1 nevyr staUd nor intimated to any one that I would nmksssuol a declaration iu my spoils U at tho state house at the meeting called f r the 19th of Jnlv 1690 Not Running Paper for Charity The Press is not a charitable institu tion It is a newspaper and our desire we assure you is only to establish the truth Upon the receipt of such a state ment as is above suggested we will fur nish you and the public at no expense whatever u complete story of our source of information and the manner in which the matter cama to be used J H GALBEAITH Editor Press Now Call Tour Witness The governor answered in a letter say ing I hereby declare that I never stated nor suggested to any one the calling out of the militia in Ohio in case the Lodge bill should pass and an attempt be madt to enforce it iin this state I never stated suggested or intimated to any one that 1 would make such a declaration in my speech at tho state bouse at the meeting called for the 9th of July 1890 BEGAN WITH NINETEEN DOLLARS Ben Ughtburn Who In a Hustler and Now Worth SIOOOOOO PROVIDENCE B I Aug years ago Benjamin Lightburn a poor young man from Virginia was graduated from Brown university with just is his pocket He ibaJ supported himself iu col lege by cleaning the city lamps and by keeping a boarding house During his university course he became engaged to Miss Delia It Carpenter of North Main street They parted to such a time as he might earn enough money to support wife He went to Kansas City with his t9 entered a lawyers office saved his earnings invested in real estate and struck it rich Gone to Claim His Bride He has sent enough money to Miss Car penter to enable her to obtain an educa tion The second year he was away he sent ber a watch and has since pre sented her with diamonds Lightbnra has now arrived in Providence to claim They Begin Their Competitive Work Have Parade CHICAOO Aug The city is rapidly filling up with Patriarchs Militant and Odd Fellows ind the music of brass bands is frequently heard as some hand somelyuniforued company swings out of the rail way station and marches to the hotel selected as its headquarters It was estimated at headquarters that about 12 000 or 14000 Odd Fellows were already in the city with of course an immense train of followers and friends The big day is not expected until Thursday when it is confidently said that upward of 50 000 Odd Fellows will be in line Within twelve hours ride of Chicago said one of the generals there are 300000 members of our order and the way they will swarm in here tonight and tomorrow morning will surprise you Beginning of the Competitions The contests in exemplification of sub ordinate lodge work began yesterday morning at Battery D armory and the lodges that took part rere Garden City No 889 and Wicker Park No 281 both of Chicago The contestants iu the prize drill in the afternoon were Class A Canton Occidental Xo 1 Chicago Can ton Ohio No 1 Columbus O Class B Canton xneiou of London Ont and Can ton Buffalo No a of Buffalo N Y which failed to appear in The judges were Lieut Reed retired U S A Capt lames Rockwell U S A and Capt A H McCauley U S A The Drills They Pnt Up Buffalo canton not beins on hand Ccnton London No 1 of London Ont was the first to enter the lists They showed up well in general appearance and did fairly well in the drill Canton Ohio No 1 Columbus O came next Their soldierly appearance was loudly cheered their sword exercise evoked ap plause but they were weak in their marching evolutions The third compet ing canton was Occidental No 1 of Chi cago They were greeted with an ova tion Their marching was especially fine and other movements excellent Formed in Parmle The dress parade was late in foiming owing to the delay caused by the prize drill that preceded it Ten cantons of uni formed Patriarchs took part Tho move ments were gone through with clockwork like precision and the sight was an inspir ing one After the dress parade n general review had been ordered and the cantons in front marched past Gen Nicholson and his stuff after which they broke ranks Sightseers in great numbers occu pied not only the grand stand iu Lake Front park but the Michigan avenue boulevard nldewulks the steps balconies LARGE VARIETY FLANNEL SHIRTS AND THE RELIABLE FLANNEL SACK COAT OTHER STYLES COATS and roofs of dwellings and hotels in the vicinity and every point where a view of the imposing proceedings could be ob tained Another Brilliant Becontlon At night took place the grand civic and military reception by thu generalissimo in the parlors of the Auditorium Gen Un derwood and staff did the honors It vras the most brilliant reception ever given by the organization WOUND UP WITH A SHEEVO The South Cnrolinii Campnign Ends In a Scrimniugc CHARLESTON S C Aug most intensely bitter political campaign ever held in this state was concluded at Water boro yesterday in the midst of a shower of rain and a complete collapse of the plat form and a lot of promiscuous knock down and dragout fights The lie which has been a common occurrence at the meetings of late was not exchanged from tha stand at least not the lie direct but the crowd which numbered 1000 in dulged in it quite frequently Ohe Hesul Broken In one of thescrimmages an enthusiastic straightout haU his head broken by a Tillman town marshal and several Tiil man enthusiasts were badly handled The whole state is glad that the campaign is over The result is that Tillman has 187 of the 320 vates elected to the convention But the flght is not yet over and the straightout Democrats do not give in They will flght Tillman to the bitter end Tor Infants and Children I ciims rvilc rwommencJiCaanuperiortoanypresciiption I Sojr StomvU IiarrhoM Eructation icnowB H X Aacnsn M IX I sleep and dl 111 So CWord 8t Brooklyn N T j wHnoutiSjarious meditation TDK CEVTAIH ConiMsv Murray Street X DIED IN AGONY Terrible Suffering of a Chicago Laborer HE FALLS INTO SLAOKINO LIME 1 hioh Itnes Its Urri J with Fright ful Clothes uiul Shoes Knten OO hy tha Time tic Criwlcil Out of Hie IIi 11111 Hit Klesh Iull of Holes u Relief CHICAGO Aug Kane a hod carrier Ml into a pit of sHck lime he was preparing at he yard of Hibert Bor land plasterer 301 West Erie street nnd lied from the eftVcts at bis home 01 Hast ugs street yesterday niorniug Kane was a stalwart Irishman 34 years old and pos tessed a record of unbroken good health but on the day the accident occurred he complained of a sick headache At the close of nie days work his employer asked him to prepare some lime for tha next days work Kane at tirst declined on the plea that he was ill but was finally persuaded to resume work Nino of the aborers was about the yard when Kane jegan working the lime and his employer who was sketch i iii wreck discovered a foot sticking out of the The cor oner was ivititie 1 An investigation at occe miidf and four bodies were found The name or number of the barge can not ba ascertained The theory is that she is the that was sunk by the steam ship Thingvalla If tliis is tins case tha barge had four men aboard of her ami was B 13 from Newport Xews Vs The iiamvw of those on the barge were Capt Uick Summers Isob Waters a man named Fienimiiig ami auothnr whoso name is not known ABBREVIATED TELEGrtAMS It is reported that the satinet manu facturers have organized a combine Fire in Henrys Hour mill St LoaU Tuesday caused a IOM of The merchant tailors of the country are holding their fifth auiuml convention at Boston At Dongola Ills Monday night n train on the Illinois Central ran over and killed Miss Lula Pen rod There were half n ilozea killiugg and in numerable serious rows in Kentucky Mon day during the election The Citizens National bank of Gntea ville Tex capital fiOOOJ has been au thorized to begin business The census bureau at Washington City announces the population of Philadelphia at a rough count to bo BOUND TO i Spirited BE A LAWYERESS The AVnr em Tolstois Book YORK Aug morn ing armed with a vrarrant issued by Jus tice Murray of the Tombs police court Superintendent Britton of the Society for the Enforcement of the Criminal Law ar rested Patrick Farrell manager ot American Xews company and two of hU clerks on charge of selling litera ture one of the books being Tolstois Krentzer Sonata Cliotarm Beported hi LoXDOir Aug is reported that the cholera in a virulent form has appeared In several Hussian towns on the Polish fron tier Sanitary precaatioru being token to prevent the spread of the are being i le disease his bride who persistently refuses to name the wedding day until she has be come accomplished He is reported to be worth ilOCOOOO The wedding will oa euir in the old First Baptist meeting house and President Andrews of Brown university it is said will officiate Mr Lightburn has built an elegant house in Kansas City to whlh he will take his bride Can Sot Shut LONDON Aug the house of com mons last night OBrien member for North JJoraghan asked whether the gov ernment intended to prosecute the poet Swinburne for writing a poem which was published in The Fortnightly Review in citing the murder of the czar OBrien was proceeding to read the poem when the speaker called him to order saying that parliament conld not control the poems ot Swinburne The speakers re marks caused great laughter The Sentinel Not Sold INDIANAPOLIS Aug The report from Washington that Senator Brice had purchased a controlling interest in The Indianapolis Sentinel is denied hy the manager of the paper who says there is not the leait foundation lor the story The report says secured the controll ing interest through the estate of the late William Fleming of Fort Wayne As n matter of fact Fleming never had but of stock in The Sentinel Varment CouTeiatlom Nnr OBLEJ js La Aug Times Democrat Stiukrille special saym State Alliance met ywter day being present CalI hona and Chir were the only nos j represented The day was spent iu api yolntmg cavicittew and listening to Young IVnnian Who nesenta OlilTogyism DANVILLE Aug P A L Smith a bright young woman who made something of a sensation in Virginia last fall by asking the state legislature to pass a special act allowing her to practice law is determined to enter the professional world and will soon begin the publica tion in this city of a newspaper It will start as a weekly paper but Mrs Smith designs eventually to convert it into an afternoon daily It is hinted that Mrs Smith will make it lively for the men and newspapers who objected to ber entering the legal profession Mrs Smith has not yet given up the idea of practicing law and will soon make a petition to the su preme court of appeals The Base Ball Players CHICAGO Aug were but two games of base ball played by the League and Brotherhood clubs yesterday The scores were as follows league At Cleve 6 Chicago 10 Beatin and Zimmer Stein and Kittridge Brotherhood Pittsburg Buffalo game At 6 Cleveland 8 and Far rell OBrien and Sutcliffe Western At Kansas 6 Kansas City 4 at 4 Omaha 3 at Paul 1 Den ver 11 at Sioux Jloines 7 Sioux City 9 The President and Secretary Elaine PHILADELPHIA Aug special from Cape May says The president did not leave yesterday as expected He and Sec retary Elaine have derived so much bene fit from their short sojourn that it was decided to defer the day of departure un til today President Harrison and Post master General will proceed at once to Washington City while Secre tary Elaine will go to Xew York tuTty Sail CEDAB FALLS la Anjf Clos 00 years died here Tuesday from lockjaw caused by running a rusty nail into his fool President Gompera of the Federation went back to the office to calculate esti i Labor is urging tho organization o mates on sionie jobs in hand a railway employes into one body Iell Into the Burning Iimo About oclock Kane who felt weary and tired leaned heavily on the mixer with which he was stirring up tho lime The planii on which he stood had been thrown carelessly across n corner of the box His weight turned it over and be fore he could regain his balance or utter The British steamer Lord Raglan which sailed from San Francisco Fub 26 and not been heard of since has been given no for lost The new capital punishment law of New York makes it a misdemeanor for a paper to publish details of an etectrocide The law will be entirely ignored Fifteen deaths have occurred n the cry for luilp befell full length into the Week at Preston la of a diwaws rewm Kmltrirr Iiii Ul i lll1 by Sand WICHITA Kan Aug Bow man a hauler drove with a wagon into the quicksands of the Arkansas river and before help conld reach him the en tire outfit was engulfed The body not yet been recovered and probably never will be The Weather We WASHISGTOS CITT Aug following are the weathr iadicauons for boil s from S p m yc terdar For Indiana warmer weather iu northern statlon ary temperature in southern portion to soqtherii for Fair erly winds For Iowa local showers in exten report of Prioidpnt PattU which of i warmer southerly winds a tnooangin g character Upper Bonthirly winds portion For Wisconsin and warmer weather boiling bubbling lime He sank down no part of bis body escaping contact with the burning liquid except his left arm and the upper part of his face Just Able to Get Out Kane was a strong man and though half blinded by the specks of lime that splashed up from the box and suffering horribly from the mouthful of Bery liq uid he had swallowed in his fatal plunge he crawled out staggered a few paces and then fell prostrate on the sand heap where he was found a few minutes later by his employer From his shoulders downward the lime had eaten into his clothes and was slowly malting its way through the flesh of the unconscious man Terrible Effects of the Bath The soles of bis boots had dropped off and his troiisersjtrom the knee down hung in shreds from his slowly consuming limbs The skin on the upper part of his right arm which was bared to the shoul der had been burned away and the muoj cles and tendons had succumbed to the destroyer The nails on the had dropped off almost immediately after coming in contact with the lime and the hand was tightly clinched as if to con quer the maddening pain The liquid crept slowly but relentlessly through his shirt eating its destructive way and frightfully scorching his chest and back A Mass of Burning Flesh The man was a mass of burning flesh and lime and when Borland his employ er found him on the sand heap tbe fatal ime had effectually done its deadlj work Sorland rushed for the pipe and at empted to check the progress of destruc tion by deluging Kane with cold water Then despairing of the mans life be car ried him to his bnggy with the limeeaten clothes still clinging to his burned body and drove the injured man home For a week Kane hovered between life and death Suffered a Hundred Deaths Xone of the sufferers seen by Dantedur ing his journey through the Inferno could ever have endured the awful agony expe rienced by the dying hodcarrier as lime fairly scorched Its way through his lungi The scars on his body and were hideous enough but all chance of recovery was destroyed by the awful fire raging within Kane bore his sufferings with the fortitude of a stoie Bore It Like a H era No word of complaint ever crossed ais lips and he shewed no sign of the great agony he felt except to lay his uninjured hand on his bosom and murmur My heart is burning The fiary flnid released him yesterday after a weeks suf fering and Kane passed away uncon scious of the approach of death FOUND FOUR CORPSES The Wreck of an Unknown Barge ff Dead WEST END Lore BRANCH X J Aug 6 mystery in connection with an un known barge which was wrecked at place a few days ago deepens Yesterday morning an artist on Weekly bling cholera moat of the btfng children Seventy are now nick During a flght near Kf Monday John McCarty got Den down and was chokiug him when Alex stabbed McCarty fatally Fred Wilkie a Chicago cabinet maker Monday night shot his son Albert fatally and the latter then gave his father a fatal fracture of the skull with an iron bar Two Chicago who constructed a a bit of barljed wire with which Jo break a horse were fined in that city Tuesday tiO and costs each the full extent of the law Refreshing rains fell in all of Kan sas Sunday night but the corn is no far gone that it is estimated that not more than 20 per cent of last years crop will be raised The duke of Portland ban won riOttOOO this season on the race course By an agreement with his wife before marriage all this money goes to charitable pur poses so it is said J H Clausen of the Bogtcn Athletic association Tuesday broke the record for hop stcpandjump covering 44 feet 5 inches tt inches better than Mal colm W Ford made iu HHi A lady was observed at the corner of Washington and Dearborn streets Chi cago Tuesday afternoon with her clothw on fire and when an officer proceeded to put her out the back of her dress In flames She wati not injured CREAM BAKING for more than a quarter of century It It used by the United KB doraed bjr the of the great is the Stronger Purest nut moct HcaltbruL Dr PriceR Crnm Baktoir PannVtr dow mm contain Ammonia Ijme or AJam gold coir in cum PRICS BAKUfO PQWDUCO Sew York Chicago San Frwetoco St
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