Questions? Call (888) 845-2887 Hablamos Español

Share Page

Get 1 more page view just for clicking

to like us on Facebook


   Logansport Pharos (Newspaper) - August 11, 1890, Logansport, Indiana                                LOGANSPOBT DAILY PHARO8 JOHN Corner ON BETWEEN SEASON GOODS From now until the regular Fall Trade opens these goods will be received fresh every few days Having had a verj successful Summer Trade and having no need of Clear ance Sales we can give our customers Fresh Goods bought strictly for ash and sold at prices that will stand any test P and get Fresh Goods CLOSINBQUTSflLE From this date I will buy no moro Second Hand of any description I Intend to close out all cf my stock with tho intoiMon of starting up a straight out and out Furniture Store and carrying a com ploto Stock of Trunks and Valisos Take advantage of these closing out prices and call early GEO W RODAFER M liroaihvay Onjj Munlo k Hotel N B I hive 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 REflL ESTATE For 12 residences on Brondwuv Koranic 11 residences on Spear street For sale residences on Market street For sale residences on NinthEleventh nml Eighteenth streets For sule residences rn North street For sale residences on Chippewti und Miami streets For sale residences on Toledo street For sale lots in all purls of the city For sale cheap lots between Smend iind Geoitre streets from to each Farina to rude for city property wanted on High North Broad way and Market streets For particulars write or enquire of M M GORDON Iension nntl Kenl Kstate Agent liooni No 3 Elliott Bluck Lognnsport lud FURNITURE PRICES THK LOWEST OUP Designs None but thu Best Workmanship Allowed to LCKVI our Snlosrooni J Henderson IVusion Law POP Al Soldiers vYhi are dependent tipon their own daily bailor for support For Soldiers and Bailors widows For Children under 1C years of age For rhildrtii permanenllyhflpless and for dependent parents Apply in person or by letter for infor uiHtiou blanks ami instructions to jft GORDON Pension Agent Logansyort In UGLY TIMES AHEAD I Firemen on the Central Struck j Work at Midnight A TIEUP ON THREEMOBE LINES The Delightful SUMMER RESORTS OF Northern Michigan KracheO by the Grand Rapids LI Indiana Railroad TI1K FISHISO LINK MACK1XAC the many Kesorts reaclitxl Therefrom Saut Ste Mime Mjrmieite Cheneaux I etc I FETOSKKY AM HAY VIEW Harbor Spring Hnlvor Point Wequeton siiijr Chariovotx etc looitted in j vicinity TRAVERSE neighboring Resorts Omina OM Milton Kk Warids ttc i The many ami streams afford the finest of The Brook Tnmt the celebrated i BEAck ami other varieties of j train rrvice of the Gratui Htipids and Indiana for tho season of 1SW will be i complete in every particultir Throujrh sltMipinjr cars will be run between I Cincinuati Potcskoyantl Mackinaw Also be xween hicajro ani autl Mackinaw vlr the Micbijnm Central Railrotid ami Kata inuzoo Tourist ticket can bo purchased to any of the above at retiucecl rates j For tleecrtprive matter time cards and full i nforrnntion address i C I LOCKWOOD Gen Pass and Ticket Agent Grand Kapide Mich The Iiike Shorn Michigan Centra nnd Michigan Southern Involved The Trouble to lieuch from Gotham to Clil Spirit of the at the iVIUUIii and Swear That Trains Shall ot Proa poets for HIoor1dhel First Class NEW YORK In aud and around the New York Central rail way station wus quiefc and orderly yester day Nearly all of thu trains ran on sched ule time the only ones that were nob started out beiug tht Croton local and the Peekskill accommodation which was to start at The railroad company claim that they have received a number of applications for Che positions vacated by the strikers and thnt a large number of the places have already been filled by ex perienced railrond men The ComputiyM Ioittltm Stated Vice President Webb has given out the following circular to the press The po sition of company is this We will se lect our own men aod do not propose that they shall be designated by tho Knights of Labor or its commit Lees When men aro dismissed we shall get rid of the inefficient tho mast vicious and thoao leaat in accord with our interests When promotions are to be made we will not be bound by the stmiority rules pro mulgated by the Knights of Labor A due conaideration will always bo given to length of service but the first and most Important rule will be tho qualifications of the men for this place If our men have grluvances tho proper officers will bo will ing to grant hearings and see that consid eration is given but we will not allow outsiders to intervene or interfere between the employer and employe No OhjtioUoni ti Labor Unions For this reason alone I refused to al low Mr Holland to discuss any differ ences alleged to exist between the com pany and its men and riot for the reason as stated that we object to our employes being members of labor organizations These aro my views and I urn satisfied that they are concurred in and approved by every official of the company by tho board of directors and by the gentlemen who are most interested in its securities The strike Is illadvised cannot succeed and we will put it down and maintain the position we have taken Mr Hol land was not at tho hotel and his views of the circular could not be learned Mr Webb nlso sent out a statement of the movement of trains yesterday showing that most of the outbound trains left oil time Tho Firemen Ordered J J Holland and Secretary Hayes of tho executive boird of the Knights of La bor have cnkrtd all the iiremim ou the Yamtcrbilt lines to juifc work The strik ers spent yesterday hoi ding meetings and encouraging each other to hold out while pickets watched all railway stations to discourage any persons arriving from abroad from taking serviceou the Cen tral During the day Secretary Hayes called on Vice President Webb bearing a letter from Ducey favoring arbi tration Mr Webb Hnuly declined to treat with Mr Hayes as lie said there was nothing to arbitrate and that the company would not tiiko back the dis charged men under any circumstances A Bad Feature of tho Strike One of the worst features of the strike will bo the lack of milk to the people of New York Xot a can of milk came into the depot Saturday morning This will sorely atfect tho hospitals orphan asy lums hotels res tiu nmts bakers poor people aud hosts of others Over 23000 Cans of milk each can containing forty quarts are received every morning til tho Grand Central depot between I and 4 oclock Many milkmen who heard of the strike hurried over to tho West Shore Railroad and purchasftl all the milk they wanted But the agents there soon heard about the strike tmdriisLul tho price of nrUk from per can to 3 then to 5 and at last accounts were getting nnd n can for it The Irtttst Heports uml Uuuiors Ifc was rumored last night that a tieup on theBaltimore and Ohio the Delaware Lackawanna and Wcstorn the Pennsylva nia the Krie and the Jersey Central had taken plnco At the stations of the Penn sylvania and Jersey Central roads the ru mor was denied The train dispatchers at both stations gave assurances that there was a tieup they knew nothing of it At 11 oclock nt the Grand Union hotel it was reported that the order was given for the firemen to go out at midnight Several of them had already left their engines Mr Webb at tho above hour denied all knowl edge of the firemen striking He said the company would move freight at St Johns park today A large force of police will be on hand to insure success Act mil Sltuutlon Yestortlny The only trains that were running yes terday were pnsaenger trains Xo attempt was made to move any of tho 0000 cars that were stranded in the Sixtyfifth street freight yard This yard will have to be cleared before it will bo possible to handle the freight that is in SL Johns Park nnd the ThirtteUi street freight adj dition to the freight in the Sixtyfifth Btreot yard were seventyfive carloads of westbound freight on barges at dock IT Notices posted nil over the yard announc ed the determination of the railroad corn pan y to fight the strike aud promised protection to nil employes who remain at work Ata conference held nt 1 oclock In Third Vice President Webbs ofHce it was determined to begin moving the freight from the Sixtyfifth street yard this morning SITUATION AT ALBANY Mllltfn nntl Tlnkertmis on ernor Hills ALBANY X Y Aug situa tion here becomes more serious every min ute and the intense quietness which prej vails among the meisfmd at the railroad j yardy is viewed nirh alarm br the rail road officials At West Albany not a man was visible but the 3000 cars laden with merchandise were still and the tracks al ready beginning to rust Tho yard is guarded by Pinkerton men who watch the oil trains and lumber piles very ly Ptxssengar wjere passing through the yard with aid of the militia but at time a struggle took place between the strikers and soldiers A K of Official View Secretary Frontier of the K of L said when asked about the progress in ad a The strike is yet in its infancy and its and Dower If our demands not met trill surprise people The men are remaining quietly away from the yard and will avoid trouble If possible We are not interfering with passenger trains and shall not attempt to atop them but the road runat not attempt to move a pound of freight or there will be trouble That the rail road people are greatly alarmed is evident from the fact that 300 Pinkerton men are here and Robert Pinkerton himself is in command Each man is armed and they are spread out over the tracks between Albany and West Al bany Declare It a Fight for Life District Asseinbly 147 K of L com posed of various bodies held a meeting yesterday afternoon An address was is sued to the strikers It reads as follows District assembly 147 sympathizes with District Assembly 246 in the grave sltua that today confronts your district To our minds it means either a complete vic tory or a total demoralization of your riagnificent organization District As sembly 147 pledge their unswerving and unstinted support and assistance until the end We urge you to remain cool Let no rascally bands of Pinkerton cutthroats goad your members to any acts of vio lence Should your members weaken ac cording to the threat of Vice President Webb you will receive no consideration Governor Hill Gives Ills Views Governor Hill was asked labt night if he had ordered the militia to report for service at Syracuse Ho said that it was untruo He had not been called upon and probably would not be The sheriff ol any county could call upon the militia tc act in case of an emergency Asked if he would give his views upon the strike he declined to talk but intimated that the men would not be molested by militia unless in case of riot He hoped the men would obtain their rights Going to Foroe a Crisis At last the road authorities are con fronted with a big problem All the em ployes on the Central road aro ready to assist the strikers At 4 oclock yester day afternoon the strikers held a secret conference at which were representatives oi division 230 locomotive firemen of Al bany ilO of Schenectatly Slo of East Al bany and division 40 Brotherhood of Lo comotive Engineers It was determined to force the crisis and today engineers and firemeii will refuse to draw trains containing anything except the Uuiletf States mail No passengers of any de scription are to go out and no freight NARROW ESCAPE FROM BLOODSHED SyrncuHO Strikers Defy the Mllttla and Nearly Win the Fight SYRACUSE N Y Aug attempt was made to move a freight train in the yards here yesterday moruing under a military escort and there was a narrow es cape from bloodshed in an encounter with the strikers The roovament of the train was resisted by the striking railroad men and a call was made for the militias pro tection At ono time a conflict seemed imminent Deputy Sheriff Kratx had his pistol at one time pointing into the face of a striker and four or five of the soldiers were surrounded by about thirty strikers who pressed them into quarters so close that they could not use their bayonets The trains wore finally moved up iato the yard under the state soldiery A Good Iloapect for jMaj Auer received orders to have his entire battery under orders and was noti fied that teP of the separate companiesoX the state militia would report here at the earliest hour Two companies are tc come from Oswego one from Elmira aud the Sixtyfifth regiment from Buffalo The companies from this section of the state for the most part are iu eamp at Peekskill The officers of the military companies have orders to clear the East Syracuse yards at allhazards as soon as the companies can be massed If necessa ry they will turn the batterry guns on the strikers The dissatisfied railroad men say that no trains will bs moved if they can prevent even if bloodshed tollcrtvs THE FIREMEN QUIT WORK A Strike Also lecirled Upon on Three Other Lines of Uotid NEW YORK Aug after mid night this moruing all the locomotive firemen members of the Brotherhood ol Locomotive Firemen on the Hudson rivei divison of the New York Central anc Hudson River railroad joined the striking Knights of Labor who went out Friday night This defection of firemen VIll it is feared completely block travel over the Nev York Central between this city and Albany as the Brotherhood of Locomo tive Engineers aro pledged not to run with any firemen except those belonging to the Brotherhood of Locomotive Fire men A TieUp to Chicago It has been definitely decided to strike on the Lake Shore Michigan Central and Michigan Southern today It is deter mined to tie up tha main Hue of the Cen tral all the way from New York to Chi cago As to whether the Vanderbilt linns west of Chicago will be tiod up if the strike is not settled soonon the other linea of the system will be considered On the Qui Vive at BaCTtilo BUFFALO N Y Aug were few evidences of a strike on the railways in this city Trains were promptly for warded on all roads A body of Pinker ton men paysod through during the day while the state troops here have been or dered to be in readiness for emergencies There was au attempt at violence how ever at the east end about 10 p m when two men boarded a train and triad to pull the engineer nnd fireman off The men resisted nnd their assailants fled pursued by policemen who failed to catch or iden tify them The strikers lay that the trouble is only begun so far Powdtirly Charges It to Gonld SCKAXTOS Pa Aug reporter asked T V Powderly what he thought of the Central strike He said it wonld be a big one that Chauncey M Depow knew all iibout it and was fully responsible and tha he had seen an assertion that soine of the officials of the Central jvere in the pay of Jay Gould and were anxious to bring trouble ou that company and therefore influenced the officials of Central to make war on the workmen The Turk Shonld De Abated LONDON Aug Mampre Bengliaii the Armenian bishop of Alashguerd has arrived at Constantinople by the way of Treaisoad under guard as a criminal Tha charge against hira is that he advised his flock to leave Armenia and seek refuge iu Persia The bishop vras arrested and subjected to the most outrageous indigni ties insulted spat at and flogged thrown into a dungeon and there confined or some lime before being sent to Constanti nople Owing to remonstrances by the British and Russian ambassadors he has been given his freedom on parole HAD A SCAEY TIME PanicStruck on a St Lawrence River Boat WILD HIDE THEOUGH THE SAPIDS JMhlUs BEKSE Aug 11 The police hare made a raid on a house situated at the foot of j Mount Blanc and arrested twenty Nihij lists who were holding a meeting there Grand Array Men and Their WlTM to Vew Show Their Mettle And Keep Tangled bladder Chain Causes the Trouble mnd the Steamer Goes Humping 4mOng the Rocks Finally Reaching Smooth Water Kluht Side Up with Cure MONTREAL Aug Twentyfive hun dred Grand Array meu with their wtves and children left Chicago for Boston yta Niagara falls the St Lawrenceriver and Montreal on Friday Most of them were from posts in cities outside of Chicago and many came from Iowa Minnesota Nebraska Kansas Missouri and Wiscon sin There wus a very large numbertoo who had split from Posts 5 and 28 in Chi cago one faction going by way of Nev York and one taking the St Iiawrenoe route They were four hours late at Niajr Ura Falls which thsy saw tn tvreniy tninutea Storm Clouds Gathering They got to Kingston at midnight and ate cold suppers aud at 4 oclock Satoir day moruing live big steamers loaded lelt there to go through the rapids of tha St Lawrence All the boats were packed with Grand Army men and their fami lies The Bohemian tho largest of iBe boats was the last She had between 600 and 700 passengers aboard The long Sault rapid was passed safely and the ex cursion itts began to congratulate them selves that the discomforts of the trip hafl ended The entire day was very pleaf anlly spent albeit that the boat was fear fully overcrowded About 7 oclookgreat thunder clouds began to gather in the west and the sky to darken The vritwl freshened considerably too and a big storm was predicted Commencement of the Tronlle There was yet one series of rapids togo through the Cretan as dangerous as any on the river and the captain of the Bo hemian thought he could reach there be fore daLkness set in The upper deck for ward of the boat was packed with people watching the first plunge of the steamer when a brilliant flash of lightning run across the bow Then thuader pealed and rain beqnn to nil in sheets The people made a rush for the cabin and shelter and the srenmer entered the rap ids She rolled fenrfuily and the people surged from side to side Suddenly the sound of cracking timbers was heard and women shrieked and fainted A WUU rnnli Ilrcuka Out Then there were heard several hoarse commands from the pilot house to the crew to clear the tiller chains The upper deck beams had cracked and the floor in sinking had jammed the tiller chains leading from tho pilot house nft aud the stoamer in the midst of the broiling rapids was entirely beyond control it became known that the boat was un manageable close to the awful rocks an indescribable panic ensued rushed here and there those thathadn fainted and worse than all the crew waiters on board made a rush for the pile of life preservers in the center of the cabin and on the after deck and bejan strapping them ou The Stenmcr Strikes a Rock The war veterans aboard kept their wits about thorn aud fought the cowards away from the lifepreservers while asquickly as possible they strapped as many as they could find on the women and children There were not enough to half go round The boat in the meantime had turned en tirely around and was now going down the rapids first Suddenly there was a terrible jar nnd everybodys heart stood still The steamer had struck a rock and from the peculiar grating sound that fol lowed the shock she apparently slid off The captain yelled that there was no clan ger and everybody expected the next min ute to be their last Three More Safety The steamer slowly began to turn round again and then came another shock followed by another each of them heavier than the first Again the captain shouted Keep cool there is no danger and the passengers anxiously peered through the pouring raiu over the foiyn crested rapids vainly trying to aee the shore Another shock came The fourth and the steamer gave a mighty heave and plunge for all the world as if she was go ing down head first and then ilowly turned her head to the rapids The shook was another rock she had touched and the plunge was the last jump through the rapids out into the open clear waters Everything JLovely Again The captain yelled We are all right now aud a sigh of relief went up that almost put to shame the tempest that tras howling over the river The craw had got over their panic and were working hard clearing the tiller chains during the most critical time arid by the time they cleared the rapids the steamer was under control again her head was turned short ward and within twenty minutes the party were disembarking in the Bean harnais canal pier An examination of the steamer showed that she was making very little water She Was Built That The vessels bottom was especially built for just such an emergency The nppet deck which started the panic had lunk two feet and it is a miracle that it didnt fall entirely If it had there would have been a horrible tale to tell The passing through the rapids with no worse result than it was was a miracle The 600 or more people did not reach Montreal un til early yesterday morning the most dis gusted party that ever struck Montreal So Quoted from Cnrdinal Manning LONDON Aug a meeting of workmgrnen Friday night Tom Mann the noted labor leader spoke bitterly of the Queen and her grandson the German am peror dining from golden dishca while thousands of the queens snbjacts are ID want of food He quoted Cardinal Man nings saying that a starvityg man right to take bread and asserted that the crown jewels ought to be sold for the benefit of the poor and tha hospitals Mann was loudly applauded Murder and Bulldozing in Ireland LONDON Aug man named Mi chael Doyle has surrendered to a soldier of the Yorkshire Light infantry at j Gosport Ireland accusing htmseit of the I murder of one OBrien who had refused to join tho league During the last quur ter tha re have been fiftythree coses of laj timidation by threatening letters no ticea according to the polica rspom 01j coses of injury to property and teen of firinu dwellings j The Mast Brcalc j LoUIstlLLE Ky Aug board of charity commissioners have adopted resolution that women at ibe work hooM ciuJ be compelled to work breaking rocks THi NATIONAL BALL GAME for the 1oaC oek Wesk West ern Tiet Help CHICAGO Aug There was little of special interest in the base ball field last week The two greal rivals for pubHa fa vor want on the even tenor of their way with the attendance part cf the week in favor of the League and part in favor of the Brotherhood The fact that Mr Spalding baa gone to Europe would seem to indicate that he is somewhat weary and needs a rest It was reported that Brick Ewing would cast his lot with the League next year but the report is unconfirmed The Washington club of the Atlantic league is and the Sioux City of the Western is in a bad way but will play the season out with the help of certain enthusiastic base ball men The Des Molnes has been pur chased by Lincoln Neb parties and will continue in the game Standing ot the Aggregations The position the the different olnbs at the end of the week Is glViin bfllovv Brothbood won League won lost po BoriCOD 52 3fl 00 20 874 BnoHljn 55 3D SSVfhtlttpbla5T 33 633 Chicago 41 541 RoHton 57 34 62fl New York 43 41 33nklnclnrmtu 54 35 Phllftiijta 4J 42 47 43 522 Pitt 37 4fi I4SIN1K Vork SS 52 ClfiYeland 38 48 441Ocvilaml 27 303 Buffalo 24 00 JSDiMttsbura 18 70 204 Wetern won IOML pc American iron lost pci 56 31 n44i 51 34 St Louis Athtiittc Rochester Columbus Toledo Syracuse Brooklyn 41 45 41 43 43 40 44 35 81 ae no KnnsasClty 49 32 Mlnnepotu lionvcr Slum Cltjr 4S 35 44 33 41 30 at Paul no 035 587 519 434 390 303 Scores of the Latest Scores made Saturday and Sunday were as follows League At Nexv York New York 0 Brooklyn S Busie Clark and Buckley Terry and Daly At Philadelphia 6 Boston 9 Gleason and Clements Getzein and Bennett At Pittsburg i Cbiciago B Gumbert and Wil son Luby and Nagle At Cleveland Cleveland 5 Cincinnati 4 batteries Young and Zimmir Rhines and Harring ton Brotherhood At New New York 3 Philadelphia 7 Keefe and Ewiing Sanders and Milligan At Boston Boston 3 Brooklyn 6 Daley and Swett Weyhing and Kinslow At Cleveland 6 Pittsburg 1 bat Bakely and Sutcllffe Staley and Qulnn At Chicago 10 Buffalo 7 King and Farrell Keefe and Mack Western Saturday At Sioux City Milwaukee i Sioux City 2 at Kansas St Paul 7 Kansas City llj at Des Molnes 5 Omaha 11 at Den ver Minneapolis 0 Denver 9 Sunday at Sioux Milwaukee 10 Sioux City 16 Kansas St Paul 0 Kansas City 7 at Minneapolis 13 Den ver ii at Des Moines 5 Omaha 6 Jack Not In It Tills Time BUFFALO N y Aucr Tho feature of Ihe last day of the trotting meeting here Saturday was the defeat of the Chi caKO horse Jack by Palo Alto in an unfin ished freeforall Jack didnt get a heat while Palo Alto took the last two and Sa lito XSilkes the first two The titne con sidering tho wind as very fast for Pa lo Alto and for Wilkes Perhaps lie Is a Coming Wonder iNPEPESDENCEja Aug Pat Down ing a green horse with no breeding and no record showed a mile Saturday in When first brought here two weeks ago he was incapable of but horse men now acknowledge him to be the grea test green ever seen and pre diet that he will cut a conspicuous figure on the turf this season Spnldlng Wants a Rest Nsw G Spalding president of tho Chicago League base ball club sailed for Europe Saturday to be absent until the lall A VERY MILD GAG RULE Hoar a Plan to Shorten Debate In the Senate WASHINGTON CJTY Aug the only matter of interest that broke the monotony of the senates debate on the tarill Saturday was a very mild gas res olution offered by Hoar It provides that after a reasonable time of debate any member can move the previous question upon which If seconded by a majority of the senate a vote shall be taken without de bate If carried amendments shall be voted upon in their order but every sena tor may speak once for twenty minutes while this voting is proceeding No mo tion shall be in order during this time except to adjourn or to take re oesii and they can not be re peated unless a speouh or another vote shall have intervened The tariff bill was then resumedand VanceTurple and Dan iel took up nearly the whole session with speeches Several attempts were made to reduce the duty on cotton ties but failed In the house the only business of Im portance transacted the nonconcur rence in the senate amendments to the Indian appropriation bill Enloe com plained that a doorkeeper had refused him egress from the house after a call of the house had been ordered and offered reso lutions to inquire into the matter which be said the speaker was responsible for With the full concurrence of the speaker the resolutions were referred to tha judio committee The Mustnt Smoke TVAEHTXOToy CITT Aug United Sttttea senntc fa getting to be a very faa tldious body Its latest order Issued Satur day hy SergeantatArma Valentine under instructions from In gal In forbids anj per ton except senators of from Gmoklng in corridors of the senate wing of Capital Gentlemen with liglated cigars In sight will lie stopped by police men or doorkeepers when they attempt to cross the between the central batlling M fhe north wing and siren anopporliun ity to put their cigars ont or turn back Minister Mimer Heard From WASHINGTON CITT Aug now that Minister Miener has been heard from that he is at IA Mnzioo and that he has bee a In eon taut communication with the depart meat of Although Mr Blaine U at j prisent in Biir Harbor he Is in correeprtnd by mail and by wira with Mr What I ttfn the assistant secretary and doubt that be is now engaged fcu an to settle the trouble betrreen i Gnntamala and Salvador LNBIAMAFFAIES President Harrisons Jersey Cow in Trouble ALSO THE BOVINE OP JOHH 0 NEW Both of Them Go Astray Are Imponn4 and Later Are a Citizen Who Trusted In cetera Real Estate ISrloe Put ting Money Into Oil a Fai tner ISDIAXiPOUS Aug Presi dent Harrison left hare to assume the du ties of chief executive of the nation he hud a valuable cow which he refused to sell she being of the Jersey breed Rnd a moat excellent milker The cow had bean pur chased in order that Baby McKee have pure fresh milk any hour in the day or night The animal was so gentle that the family became very much attached to it During the day the cow brovrsed apon the spacious lawn at the Harrison resideuoo and at night was stalled and bedded with as much care as were the family horses To find the animal a good home during his four absence was one of tha cares that occupied the president Iwhile arranging for his departure to Washing ton City but the matter was finally set tled by placing the animal iu the bands of a gentleman who resides near the city Uossy Is Herself Again It seems that the trust thus accepted was faithfully observed till last week when the animal wandered into the city limits and was taken up and impounded by Patrolman Mefford The officers had no idea whose cow it was and of course made no inquiries The temporary owner nsver thought of looking in the pound for the missing cow as he supposed it to be well known and thought that no one would dare to impound the presidents cow The animal would have been sold Saturday but for the fortunate discovery of her identity The fees were promptly paid and 4he animal returned to the pos session of its temporary owner With the discovery thnt Harrisons cow was in the pound came alsb the discovery that Con sul General News cow had been taken up and impounded also Harry New promptly paid the fees and the favorite bovine was takenhome to be more carefully guarded in the future SUICIDED ON A TRAIN An Attica Man Kills Himself Because a Real Estate Hoom Collupaes JxDIASAPOLls Aug telegram from Albuquerque N M has tha following John Limbrick shot and killed himself on board a fast train here yesterday morning He accompanied by his wife was returning to his home at Attica Ind from San Diego Cal and occupied a berth in a tourist The train was about to move off for the east when three shots were heard Limbrick had gotten up from his berth borrowed a selfcock ing 38caliber pistol from another passen ger and going into an unoccupied berth shot himself three times once in the cen ter of the forehead and twice in the breast His wife states that he lost everything he had iu the collapse of the real estate boom in San Diego and that that unbal anced his mind Ho was 47 years old Drowned in White Birer MARTIXSVILLE Ind Aug Asebell and IjeJl Shively of Edwardsport were bathing in White river near that place Saturday afternoon when the lat ter got beyond his depth and was drowned Asebell swam to his rescue when Shively seised him about the body and both went down several times Ase bell finally breaking away and swim ming ashore where he procured a mil and turned back to the rescue but Shively had gone down for the last time Asebell gave the alarm and the body was recov ered after being in the water about half an hour Senator Brlce Goes Into Oil HUNTIITQTOS Ind Aug of incorporation of the Silurian Construction company were filed here Friday wita a capital stock of fcJOOOn Calvin S Brice George J Blppus of this city and James B Townsend of Lima are the incorpora torB The objects of the company are the acquiring of natural gas and oil lands and territory in Huntlngton Waboah Wells Blackford Grant and other counties in northern Indiana and for the drilling of gas and oil wells and supplying tha towns and cities by means of pipes Will Trust the Banks Next Time MABTIKSVILLE Ind Aug Presley Brewer of Greene county while working in a pasture hid his pocketbook contain ing 1103 under the root of a tree A cow grazing near by cnme upon the treasure and devoured it before IHrewer could res cue it Mrs Albert Gilmore of the same neighborhood was more fortunate She placed in the cooking stove trusting no one with the secret Forgetting her self she built a flre The charred paper was carefully preserved however and Uncle Sam has made good her loss Fire Barns and a Church Burned GoSHitf Ind Aug barns of Chris Hinderer Louis Wagner O V William Nedig William Mitch ell apd the Komnn Catholic church were all destroyed by fire Friday night The flames started in Wagners barn and ow ing to the extreme dryness of everything spread rapidly menacing many of the dwellings near by Fell Asleep on the Track FBAHKFOBT Ink Aug 11 Levi Harnhman a young farmer was instantlj killed by a freipht train near Colfax Sat urday night He was returning to home and sat down on the track and fell asleep The train coming along cut his head off The Wheat and Corn Crops INDIANAPOLIS Ind Aug from this state to the agricultural board indicate a wheat yield of aboat 65 per cent of the average crop and corn will mature half a crop Potatoes and other ground crops are suffering with the corn Fruit Is a failure LARGE VARIETY WASHISUTOS CITV Aug Is z reduction in the condition of all as ireported by the statistician of de psrtment of agriculture The from the 1st of July to the 1st of ift from 931 to in com from 944 to 838 in spring wheat from 816 to in i oats from S32 to to 828 in barley j condition of Irish potatoes is reduced fron 917 to 774 A fall of twenty points indt eates the disaster which has befallen corn crop within thirty days The cause j ic the Abnormally high of the central maize districts with an ficiency of rainfall Notes Fire destroyed Harrison Gastons and grist mill w5th a quantity of lumber and logs near Spencer Loss DO insurance Joseph Winters a glassworker of Ma rion has been declared insane Clnrk Bants aged 8 was kicked by a kone at M uncle and fatally Injured A cheek cashed by L A Van of Kokcmo was protested at the First Ma liional bank of Huntington It a forgery It TVIU for t2890 signed by V J Deville and indorsed by J Hartman of Hnntington Cooper the lawyer forger of Eokomo has been captured at Fort Worth Tea and taken back to Kokomo There an tmiDtrtour indictments againat him anti bia forgeries aggregate tL Steffev Son aroceru arodnca THE RELIABLE FLANNEL SACK COAT OTHER BWft STYLES FLANNEL SHIRTS AND COATS AGAIN WITH SPKOIAL VKKES ON Watches Clocks Jewelry Silverware And Spectacles Use Hanks Classes 25 years ex Make no Broadway D A HA UK flic and Optician dealers ai Edwurdsport have asslghed Liabilities assets A barn belonntina to John 13 was bimui at Marion Loss KOOO no insurant THE PATFUArtCHS ARE THROUGH Last mid of tinIrUl CnnipotitorH CHICAGO trienrinl parade and cantonment of the Patriarchs Mili tant is over iiid all the number aitendintc wti ftr Ixiow tho estimate made it cniinot siii to linve been a failure For Odd Fallows in particu lar the WHS of vital interest iu regard to t lio military drill and tho Re foekah digitt staff unrk Uosli bnincliet proved H success so far as iliuiiflor it coicoriHd Of the linancial outcome ol the affair nothing definite will probably be known for a week to bad ar raDKemente ivith regard to railroad trans portalion mly eleven of the cantons I hat applied for participation in the contfsio appeared tliu CloMiug Cumpctlttitts At Battery D armory Saturday morn ing the degree work was completed Iu the afternoon there were a display o formation and exhibition drills at the park computitive sword contests by mounted men and dress parade At night volunteer cautoos gave exhibition drills as did the Chicago Zouaves The cere mony of conferring the jewel of merit upon Mayor Crcgicr took place and there was a display of fireworks The matter that interested most of the visitors also took awards of prizes for drill ing The following wore the winners the cantons and individuals being named in the order of their merit Class Canton Marion No li of Indiana SI 500 Canton Frank No 05 of Ohio Canton Occidental No 1 of Illinois 590 Canton Indianapolis No 2 of Indiana 1300 Class CaptE R Rott Canton Frank Ohio Capt Daniel Guuder Canton Marion Xo 6 Indiana Capt D H Chase Logan Xo 15 In diana Capt C C Crabb Canton Excelsior No 1 Chicago The Otltec Claffnes Class Caiton Amsterdam No 20 of New York Canton Lon don Xo 1 Ontario 000 Canton Earl No 10 of Ohio Clans Capt Urosie Canton Amsterdam New York Capt J Brown London Ont Capt C H Sclmffer Earl Ohio SSO Class Canton Elwood No 33 of Indiana Class C Captains Capt J H Nazum Elwood Indiana Class Canton Van Were Xb 52 Ohio Canton T W Kizer Xo U Indiana Canton Thompson No 23 Indiana SJOO Canton Ann Aibor No 30 Michigan Class Capt M D Evers Jr Van Wert No 53 Ohio Lieut A B Thurber Thompson No 23 Indiana Capt C H Manly Ann Arbor No 3D Michigan Capt A Q Marsh T Kizer No U Indiana Uussarfi OtHccrs and Cherallers Hussars Junia hussars Columbus Ohio J H Wise Logan No 15 Indiana Via Ensign A T Wolcott Excelsior No I Chicago Capt E Rott Frank No M Ohio S Winter Occidental No 1 Chicago 75 J H Campbell Van Wert No 52 Ohio SoO P Morteson Oc cidental No 1 Chicago t5 THE REMOVAL OF GRANTS REMAINS A Novel Plan Suggested bja Member ol the Grand Armj WASHIVGTON CITT Aug A prosition is being discussed there with reference to the proposed removal of the remains of Gen Grant to this city idea had its origin in the brain of a ber of the Grand Army The proposal U that the casket containing the body shall be carried the entire distance OQ the of who fought under Grant The plan as thus fartalked aboat provides that the members of the Grand Army post whcie headquarters are the nearest to the tomb at Riverside park shall carry the body from the tomb until they reach the territory of the next nearest post What Do the Boys In Blue There the remains are to be transferred fro members of that post and so on all the ways to the capital Each post would of course have relief hquadB stationed at abort intervals along the route Grand Army men here believe that their com rades all over the country will cordially indorse such a demonstration in honor of the memory of Grant and an effort to carry it into effect will undoubtedly made if it is deciiad to remove the re mains from their present tomb Religious Liberty fn Btwslsw jjosrxrs Ang 11 the Salva tion Army nas been very active in Fin land and have received repeated warn ings from the authorities there to desist from their peculiar Labors warn legs not having been heeded the loerU government has ordered the to leave the country orthwith on tJLt oi protracted iairiaonment fa Bulgaria only 7J per cent of can read and write A COMBINE She came hero from Uw middle west And yet she bo It confessed A Bostou ataround her A UKUM slight a forehead high An earnost look a clear gray eye Aud so for her came to sfffh An wise atnl charming found her But as to presf my suit I came Full oft ahe smothered all my Dime 3y asking curious questions The wiongs of roman the and Whit social chunsres Ibsen planned Shci ask me to discuss offhand e my Did I agree wi Henry George Would selnsh capital disgorge The bhora Mat toll demanded V Hov could tho iudigetil be fed Shtyild criminals be allowed to wedf Did tariffs raise the of bread r 5he Ixxged me to be And when tiie race at last hud gained Tliu Mjrheit point to be auainci By growth or revolulico What would this last great victory The goal that mon should What dkt Utopia mean for me Tho end of evolution Arid as I beard I glew monj daxed Until at last my courage raised To utter dtjsperation Utopia means for me I Raid The social contract when we wed Well forfc a trust She ihoA her Call it cooperatiou Overland Hco A Cottage at Newport A few years ago the people talked of a cottage it Newport but now it like tho pride that apes humility to hear one of tho great mansions described in such a way Life goes ou as if all made smooth for him who would enjoy and indeed that ij really the case The very rich the Asters the Bel monts the Vanderbilts tho Goeletaand do not hesitate to Uriah great sums upon their Newport and to be entertained there is under stcod to be much more of a compliment than it would be to receive s card to most elaborate affair in the city The finest glass and china is upon tho table and chefs whose salaries go be yond the desirable ten thousand a year cater to the tastes that are possibly satiated with the good things of life A dinner party is quite as formal as given in the city the hour usually be ing half past 8 and the gueeta seldom rising from the table before 11 or half past Then cornea a either at the Casino or some private 7 he fancy is to have a dinner dance that is iieveral hostesses who are friends in vite a certain numler to dine and after dinner all meet at the house which hat the best ballroom a few usually men are asked and after danc ing all night the beauties start the snn is coming up malting the line of ago or dissipation show upon their Cor Ladiea Home Journal He WM m VTUe Xsus Brine persuasively Youd bettw come in on this real estate deaL Well let you in on the ground floor Yes and keep me BcratchSnc pajfil to get out No thanb Tm in Washington Star Mrs Leland Stanford has given for the erection of a monument to Father Jnnipero Serra of Montefey wkich will take the place of a wooden croes that marks the spot where he land ed in 1770 fUVlWKf9ir PURE CREAM HAKIN6   

From 1607 To The Present

Once upon a time newspapers were our main source of information. Now those old newspapers are a reliable source for hundreds of years of history and secrets of the past. Now you can search for people, places, and events without the hassle of sorting through mountains of papers!

Growing Every Second

Newspaper Archive is the world's largest online newspaper database featuring over 145+ million newspaper pages. Plus our database expands by one newspaper page per second for a total of around 2.5 million pages per month! The value of your membership grows along with it.

Genealogy Made Simple

Those looking to find out more about their forefathers can empower their genealogy search with Newspaper Archive. Within our massive database, users can search ancestors' names for news stories and obituaries. We must understand our past to understand our future!

Choose the Membership Plan that is right for you!

Unlimited 6 Month

$99.95 (45% Savings!)

Unlimited page views for 6 months Learn More

Unlimited Monthly

$29.95

Unlimited page views for 1 month Learn More

Introductory

$9.95

10 page views for 1 month Learn More

Subscribe or Cancel Anytime by calling 888-845-2887

24 hours a day Monday-Saturday

Take advantage of our Introductory Membership offer and become a member for 1 month only for $9.95!

Your full introductory membership payment will be credited toward the cost of full membership any time you choose to upgrade!

Your Membership Includes:
  • 10 page views for 1 month
  • Access to Over 145+ million Newspaper Pages
  • Ability to View, Save, and Print
  • Articles featuring over 100 million people
  • Weekly Search Alerts - We search for you!
  • & Many More Features!
Subscribe for a Monthly Membership only for $29.95
Your Membership Includes:
  • Unlimited Page Views
  • Access to Over 145+ million Newspaper Pages
  • Ability to View, Save, and Print
  • Articles featuring over 100 million people
  • Full Access To All Content including 10 Foreign Countries
  • Weekly Search Alerts - We search for you!
  • & Many More Features!
Subscribe for a 6 Month Membership only for $99.95
Best Value! Save -45%
Your Membership Includes:
  • Unlimited Page Views
  • Access to Over 145+ million Newspaper Pages
  • Ability to View, Save, and Print
  • Articles featuring over 100 million people
  • Full Access To All Content including 10 Foreign Countries
  • Weekly Search Alerts - We search for you!
  • & Many More Features!

What our Customers Say:

"It is amazing how easy and exciting it is to access all of this information! I found hundreds of articles about my relatives from Germany! Well worth the subscription!" - Michael S.

"I love this site. It's interesting to read articles about different family members. I've found articles as well as an obituary about an uncle who passed away before I was born, and another about a great aunt. It's great for helping with genealogy." - Patricia T.

"A great research tool. Allows me to view events and gives me incredible insight into the stories of the past." - Charles S.

Search Billions of Newspaper Articles 145 Million+ Pages and More Added Weekly!

Uncover 400+ Years
of Newspaper Archives
(1607 to today!)

Browse by Date

Research Newspaper Articles from 19 Countries
& all 50 U.S. States

Browse by Location

Explore 6,200+ Current &
Historical Newspaper Titles
and Counting!

Browse by Publication