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Logansport Pharos (Newspaper) - December 2, 1890, Logansport, Indiana LOGANSPOBT DAILY PHAROS HiTH YEAR TUESDAY EVENING DECEMBER 2 1890 NO IH5 A JAIN ON CLOAKS Ail Niv Goods No on Prices Larjo Sock to Select from SrlfcivJicl Liyht to See them s BopresonteJ No u in Come N HARNESS Congress Ready to Start the Legislative Machinery FURkJTURE s Hi1 LOWEST esgns IJfjst Workmanship fivir our Salesroom J W Helton S HHDADWAV is filled with or Entire New Stock of Miscellaneous Books Pictures Doiis Easels Albums Etc Bosi Grade of Goods in town Quoto the Lowest Pricos y u can xot and i will beat thorn easily The Stock at the PEARL ST STORE Will ho Ciosocl Oit Regard IOPS of cost SllOL Material AT 12thS Drue Store to ourt all ai nu Jfr for The Caeniloal Co 131 WocOtvutf lictrolt 21igh Iv B llsher Drtjjrglat DBACCO m finest of jobacto fnsiit ontryinq it ajjri Rmzer feros TJUffPP EEPOEM AOT TEEE SI17EE Got the Flour In tho House ut the First of IUe IJ11U Intro Statesmen Prepar ing to Out tlie 3tontli ly Fiimnciul on atul tion Wanted of an Alleged Silver JPool Notes WASHINGTON CITY Dec second session of the Fiftyfirat congress began business at the Capitol yesterday without any sensational feature to mark its open ing The fart that it was the last chance of the IicpuMinaiis for ut least two years ilid not have the effect of providing any thing dramatic and the only evidence of special interest was the attendance of spectators In the senate there were floral tributes on the desks Voorbees Sanders and others and a pyramid flowers ornamented the speakers desk in tho house while half a dozen members of each political party had been similarly re membered in the Srnato There were thirtyeight Republicans and twontythree Democrats present in the senate when Morton called it to order The two Wyoming senators Carey and Warren were sworn Iu and on drawing for class Carey drew the loug term aud Warren the shoit one Tho usual commit tees to wait on tho president and the houne were appointed and performed thoir du ties and at p m the presidents mes sage was received and the reading begun the senators paying eloBO attention there to At the conclusion its senate ad journed Lots of Itilis in the House It looked shortly after tho message was rend In tho house like most of the 227 raomberfi present had bills in their pockota The elections had evidently had an effect for many of the measures were for free coinage of stiver and lower tariff The first thing that was done after the usual committees had been appointed was to swear in new membera and when Brackin ridge of Arkansas rama forward the ocrats applauded for he had been re elected in the district whose seat had been declared vacant by tho first session of this congress Then several other nBwly elected members were sworn In among them Hnrvoy delegate from OklahomaThe message arrived at p m and was im mediately read tho Republicans applaud ing it An Vvnlnnchc tit TSitlH As if there wius not much more busi ness than tho present session can poa Bibly attend to already before tho house the members then began unload ing themselves of measures eaoh one of which is guaranteed by its author to save the country A fow of them are given Townsend of California Bavtine of Nevada Picklor of South Dakota Clem ents of Georgia aud Bland of Missouri bobbed np as soon as they could bo recog nized with free silver coinage bilLs They all provide for the free coinage of the grain piece with other provisions of va rious import and importance Tarffl Reduction and Pensions Then come the men who want lower duties on uecefiftaries and raw materials McCreary of Kentucky offered a bill to put tin tin plate agricultural implomenits tools worsteds binder twine blank ntw salt and cotton tios on the free list of Illinois asked that the ways and ruetraa committee bo instructed to report bliU abating all increases of duties ID the McKinley bill putting wool lumber iialt and many other articles on tho freo list andproviding for any deficits created thereby Iu a bill Imposing an incoms tax graduated on all incomes in excosn of S8000 Picklor introduced two pension bills one granting a service pension n bill providing that ft per month aball be the lowest pension received Miscellaneous IVIciiflures Grosvenor introduced a joint resolution authorizing the printing of 1000000 copies of tho census law of 1883 and the McKinley law and administrative jaw of tho last ses sion Tho document Is to be printed ao as to show the comparative rates of duty on nil dutiable articles and the articles trans ferred in the McKinley law to tho free list Cutcheon introduced another authorising the secretary of war to issue rides and ammunition tor them to tho sare of South Dakota for protection against tho Indiana SCHEMES FOR APPORTIONMENT Effect of liotHinltig the Proient of louse Membership WASHINGTON CITY Dec tendent Porter of tlw census bureau haa prepared ttt the suggestion of Chairman Dunnoll of the house censuis committee m of tables showing the apportionment of members of congress among the states on dcr the newcensus from 333 the present aggregate of membership to 375 If existing aggregate should be preserved Arkansas would one member Colorado one Indiana Iowa Kentucky Maine and Maryland would lose one each Minnesota would gain two Xebrasku three New Jersey one Ntw York would lose two Ohio one Oregon would gain one South Carolina and Tennessee lose one each IVxas gain one Virginia lose one Wash ington gain one and tho representation the other states remain unchanged THE REPUSLTcANjTcAUCUSING Taking Counsel About the Elections nud Apjni tionment WASHINGTON CITY Dec Repub lican of tho senate held a caucus yesterday afternoon to consider the order if business for the especially in its relation to the federal election bill There was a large attendance and no dissent from the proposition to curry out the pro upon before the adjourn ment of the first session to take up the federal election bill at the beginning of this session and press it to a vote The committee on order of business of which Senator Platt is chairman wm tireeted to prepare an order of the first measure to be considered to lit he federal election bill of the IRules The committee appointed at tho last session to cooperate with tho Republican members of the committee on rules in the preparation of a rule tn provide for calling the previous question was instructed tore port some modification of existing rules with this object in view and it was agreed that if the Democrats use obstructive tac tics against the federal ejection bill a proposition to change the rnlos will be brought in immediately The caucus was harmonious throughout but its action does not determine the question of passing the federal election bill Talked It Orer Informally About thirty of the Republican leaders rrf tha house mot In committee room in the afternoon and discussed the i ity of trying to pass an apportionment bill at the present session Speaker HccJ Mc Kioley Cannon Dunnell Perkins of Kan sas aud McComas of Maryland were among those present The caucus was eu tirely informal and was for the purpose of securing an interchange of views on the apportionment question pending a formal caucus to take decisive action There was an almost unanimous sentiment in favor of passing an apportionment bill and the responsibility of drafting one for introduc tion in the house was left with Chairman Dunnell and the other members of the caucus committee who were present THE DEBT INCREASED Other Figarei from Treas ury Statement WASHINGTON CITY Dec treas nry department debt statement issued yes terday shows an increase in the public debt during the past month of November to Unusually heavy payments during the month for civil and miscellaneous sxpenses and large pension payments during November account for the unusual statement of an increase in stead of a decrease The bonded indebted ness of the government was reduced about 83000000 during the month and now ag gregates against 632283390 on Nov 1 Surplus and Receipts The surplus In the treasury aggregates against 167803033 a month ago a decrease of nearly J9000000 since Nor 1 Government receipts froaj all sources during November aggregated against in Ifovember 18S9 Cus toms receipts aggregated ugainst 116814488 during November 1889 internal revenue receipts against during November a year ago APPROPRIATIONS AND REVENUES Some Estimated Figures for tho Tears 1891 and 1802 WAiiiiiKGToy CITY Dec clerks of the appropriation committees of the two houses of congress have prepared tables comparing the estimates and appropria tions of 1891 with the estimates for the appropriations for 1892 The net increase of the estimates of the regular annual ap propriations for 1892 over those for 1891 is The increase of estimates of permanent appropriations in making a total increase in estimates for 1892 over 1891 of The total in cronso of estimates for 1893 over appropria tions exclusive of deficiencies and laneotis for 1891 ia Two Wuys of Making the Estimates Tho total estimate of appropriations for 1892 is IHS1033169 the total estimated rev enues is The estimated ap propriations excluding deficiencies and miscellaneous exceed tho estimated reve nues for 1S93 by 34077137 the estimated appropriations exclusive of for sinking fund and exclusive of deficiencies and miscellaneous are less than the esti mated revenues by Will Give Mr Lo food WAsmsoTOS CITY Doc Noble yesterday after a conference with Gen Miiles on tha Indian trouble at Pins Ridge agency issued nn order directing that an increase snpply of rations be dis tributed among the Sioux until the appro priations of the present fiscal year shall have become exhausted He also directed the Indian bureau to prepare estimates of the amount necessary for the purchase of rations for those Indians during the next fiscal year That Alleged Silver Pool Crrr Dec tha house yesterday Dockery of Missouri offered for reference a resolution reciting that it ia al leged that twelve senators and fifteen rep resentatives pending tho passage of tho bill were admitted to partnership in various silver pools by which they realized 11000000 profits iu the advance of tha price of silver after the passage of the act and directing the committee on coinage weights and measures to inquire into tnti facts Coinage for November WASHINGTONCITY Dec treasury department during the month of Novem ber coined 103500 pieces of gold of the value of 1705000 and 5073086 pieces of silver of the value of Surgeon General Baxter Stricken WASHINGTON CITY Dec Gen J H Baxter U S A while on his way home last evening was stricken with paralysis He fell to the sidewalk and it Is feared that he cannot recover Tired for Neglect of Duty WASHINGTON CITY Dee presi dent has directed that Joseph H Wilson United States district attorney for the eastern district of Texas be dismissed from office for neglect of duty Potts Corapanr Assigns DETROIT Mich Dec J F Potts Salt and Lumber company made an as signment yesterday to William S Waugh secretary of the company The affairs of the company are In such shape that it is impossible to form any accurate idea of the situation In January last the assets of the estate were and the debts The preaent condition of the estate indicates that there has been H large falling off inside of one year as the Indebtedness to tho preferred creditors nlone aggregates 5635000 He Discovered Flora Temple NEW YORK Dec D McMann the wellknown turfman whose name twentyfive years ago was well known ia sporting circles died night at hie residence on East Thirtyfourth street In 1S56 he bought Flora Temple the cele brated trotter and under his skillful hand ling the gallant mare gradually lowered the record until at Kalamazoo she was driven a mile to sulky in State Treasurer In thp Pen JACKSON Miss Dec Te supreme court yesterday rendered its icisicn in the celebrated of exTreasurer Heming way The rulings of the lower court were affirmed in every particular and last even ing the extreasurer was taken by the sheriff to the penitentiary where he is to serve five years turned over to the warden neatly to Die In the Ditch PIXE RIDGE AGENCY Hawk and Guy Belt agency police have jnst re turned from Spy work at the camp of the hostiles in the Bad Lands One hnd his horse shot from under him and both were fire on The hostiles said they pre pared for the lest great battle in history All are thirsting for blood Broker Paris of New Tort city who was alleged in dispatches days ago to have insulted vetaran in a street car and then bet him that he warn a fraud says that he waa at the time out of the city and that some one else uied hi card BOLD AND BITTEB Parnells Remarks to the Home Rule Conference HOT SHOT IOS HTALYAHD SEXTOS Barry Hanlcd Over the Coals Gllven a Isew and Contemptuous Title and the Heat of the Brltlsli LlberttU Ieclared tentlon of the Uncrowned King to Fight the Matter to the End and Knuckle to Xobody Losuoy Dec Irish parliamenta rians met at noon yesterday to decide as the saying goes the fate of Charles Stew art he shall lead the Ir ish or some other leader be selected But it is doubtful if that way of putting it is just right From Parnells attitude and the way he addressed his colleagues it looks a good deal more like deciding whether there shall be one Irish party or two It is already asserted by thosa who know Parnells methods that he is playing for delay and in the meantime his agents are working the Irish machine for all it is worth among the people in Ireland get ting resolutions passed in his favor and drumming up public sympathy for him in view of the expected plebiscite which is to decide whether or not the people will sus tain him against his opponents A Meeting of Angry Opponents About seventyfive of the Irish members of parliament were present at the meeting whiih wiia ou the dead secret the only newspaperman allowed to be present being the Freemans Journal The storm of oratorical invective and pleading was a wild one as could be heard by the hun dreds of newspaper reporters who crowded around the building and sought by get ting near tiie doors or windows to gat some inkling of whafc was going on inside Wo are your comrades not your slaves angrily shouted Sexton to Parnell no loudly that it could be plainly be heard by thosa outside As for Parnell when seen going into the hall he seemed serene The Policy of Dislay An stated above the Parnell policy was one of delay Redmond was his champion white Sexton bore the heat and burden of the opposition Barry moved that Par nell be required to retira from the leader ship Nolan moved an amendment that the question be postponed until the mem bers should personally ascertain the of their constituents and the party should meet in Dublin and on this issue the bat tle raged Sexton declared that the ra tirement was imperative Redmond made a passionate plen for delay and around these two champions arose the lessor lights with pleas for one course or other Parnell in His Own Behalf At last the leader arose to plead his own cause Plead is hardly the word He was aggressive from the start He was sionate In great contrast to his former cold incisive speeches he attacked en emies vigorously and hotly He said that those responsible for the decision of the party seemed to forget what was duo to themselves thefr country and him The men who were most conspicuously against and have to bear their responsibility in all this Healy had been trained for this warfare Who trained him Who saw his genius and gave him his first chance in pnblio lifef Who got him his seat in parliament tend ing rebuking restraining him Blasts for Healy and McCarthy Parnell continued That Is here today to destroy me is dua to myself but I am glad he is here oven to dentroy me if he understands the meaning and effect of his proceedings Healy reminds me of his services He has not been slow to remind me of them at any time I understand he attended the recent meeting in Dnbjin which called on me not to retire Who askfid him to do so Did I Who asked McCarthy to travej to London to say that he would be able to give information which would throw a different complex ion on hidden events Did I Barry Called a LeaderKiller Why did my officers encourage me to take my position on the bridge if they were going to act as traitors and hand me over to another commanderInchief I did not ask them forthe certificate of char acter given by the Dublin meeting A leaderkiller Barry has been put up to stab me as he stabbed the old lion Isaac Butt in days gcma by I ramember well that though Butt arraigned me I never by word or deed counselled attacks npon him but allowed the old man to go down to an honored grave rather than to step into the shoes of a politician who however grave his faults had created a great movement and given me and many others the power to participate therein RATHER ROUGH ON GLADSTONE Meratain i neighborhoods Jttllloo Tenn hart thousands of itmbw The G O M Called a Garrulous Old Gentleman I have been nsked abont the Hawarden interview I was told there that Mi Gladstones communication not to be divulged to any of my colleagues yet be cause I did not denounce his proposals at once I am accused of deceiving the party Gladstone told ime that none of the pro posals was final The chief proposal of all the retention thirty membars at West minster wns subject to revision For mo it was a question of drafting a bill it was a question of the weak judgment of an English politician a question of dealing with a garrulous old gentleman who mon opolized the conversation and with whom as everybody who knows him knows it Is difficult to get in a word edgeways Be fore you vote my deposition be sure you are getting Talue for it An Offer Treated with Contempt On Saturday f made a proposal to Mr McCarthy to let Gladstone Harcourt and Morley giive him letters declaring that to i the evcat of the return of the Liberals to I power a plan of home rule will be pro posed in which the control of the constab ulary will be vested in an Irish executive responsible to am Irish parliament which will also have powers to settle land qnes tion Mr McCarthy went to Mr Glad stone and made these vrith my assurance that if these concessions were made I would rotire from public life Mr Gladstone has rEipliedthat he will not hold any communication with me as leader of the party no HarcoQLit Catches a Slap Parnell continuing The proposals 1 were placed before Harcourt who replies that under no circumstances will he gtfve any promise whatever now or any Irish party Remember Harcourt is your leader when Gladstone dies Tha same man has declared that his limits of concession are Chamberlains scheme of local government If Harcourt ever coma into power he will give you local mentand plenty of coercion I know what Earcourt will do for you what Glad I stone Trill do for yon and what Morley I win do STgijie qfrhc tat To ISTrusted A V A W A TT Q I kmw there isi not siygle one of the j UNUiAAA AJLlVQ lot to b trusted unless you trust yoflr K I aai io leave you tonigVt I should like to leave you iu security If is not a fair thing to me to ask me to see you within sight of this Promised I should come with you having come so far until you are absolutely sure of Ireland and Iczuigo no further Enthusiastic cheering McCarthy Explains McCarthy followed Parnell He ex plained his visit to Gladstone Gladstone told hint that ha resetted the dijorgainiza tion of the Irish party but he could not regard him as representing the party aad therefore could not treat with him He would older no sugfgnstion sign no docu ijneut give no message to be convejed to Die party said he could not give any document wita an j eortainty that it might not be printed by some one of thosfl con cerned McCarthy also saw Harcourt who did not say that he would not make a promise of any kind to any Irish member yo More Parnoll for Harcoart He simply said that in view of Parnells manifesto he would not give anybody verbally or in writing assurances which were to be brought to the notice of Par nell As to the general question of Par noils retiring McCarthy said the leading error had been his Parnells keeping pri until now the Hawarden conversa tion am perfectly willing to admit the blame but I am glad that I have told it all now before the full mischief was done Kulcd Out MM OShea Business Without action the meeting adjourned for the day During the proceedings Par noil ruled out of order any reference to his conduct in the OShea case This brought him into frequent collision with the speak ers notably Healy The Telegraph calls the meeting a full dress rehearsal of the Irish parliament showing that that body would be some thing even more than AngloSaxon fancy has painted it The Daily Xews on Farnell LONDON Dec Daily News Lib eral headed its lending editorial yesterday morning Political Suicide The article contains the following Mr Piirnell seems bent on makuis himself impossible na a loader oven it the future Mr Glad stones crushing reply proves Mr Parnells shameful breach ft faith Mr Gladstones only mistake has been the generous one of relying on Mr Parnells honor The article concludes vrith this aentence There is now no argument against home rule ex cept Parnell Irish Htssen for Gladstone COBS Dec the crowd col lected here Sunday to receive Parnell fmn4 that he was not coming the disap pointment was somewhat assuaged by the mayor tnd dolivaring brief ad dresses eulogistic of the uncrowned kinjj Whenever mentioned the names of Gladstone and Jlorley were as vigorously hissed as tha sentiments of the speakers were applauded Minister Lincoln Wasnt There LONDOS Dec imrprise has been caused in English political circles by the statement that Minister Lincoln was on the platform at the Irish meeting at Chi cajo on Saturday evening and that hn was one of the vice presidents A later dis patch from Chicago has contradicted the report explaining timt Mr Lincoln was inviteo but lid not attend the meeting Had to Draw the Line Somewhere LONDON Dec a letter relating to the ParBell crisis John OLearr the wellknown advocate of Irish in dependence writes Ireland for years has broken most of the ten commandants with all posiibla aid from Gladstone and other Englishmen but when the aavanth commandment is broksn English morality is forthwith on the run Gladstone a LOKDON Dec OLeary the Fenian snys in an interview that though he was never a follower of Parnell he con siders Parnell the only fit leader of the Irish party It would be stupid to aban don him because Gladstone screeches Will Expel Parnell LONDON Dec is stated by prom inent of the National Liberal club that the committee will undoubtedly report afc the coming meeting iu favor of the proposal to expel Parnell from the club TheTlppcrary Cases DUBLIN Dec court of exchequer has handed down a decision upholding the conviction by the Clonmel court of the de fendants in the Tipperary cases SCHAEFER IS THE CHAMPION Five Men Drowned in the Ohio at Evansville Re Boats Slosson In an SOOFoint Balk Lflno Billiard Game NEW YORE Deo SCOpoint four teeninch balk line billiard contest he tween Jacob Schaefer and George Slosson which has been the chief topic among bill iard lovers for several weeks took place last night at Checkering hail in the presence of fully 2000 persons The match was for stake money a silver cup emblem atic of the worlds championship and the fate money Both msn appeared to be in good condition Rather n Tedious Beginning The game was rather tedious for the first few innings both men playing very sautioufily and appearing nervous Schae however woke up in the seventh in aing and after a series of brilliant open shots got the balls together and HUrsed them for 8T points Slosson fol lowed and by careful play rolled up 41 Schaefer thereafter played a brilliant and steady game and gradually but surely drew away from Slosson who could not seem togather himself and do justice average 20 highest run 12S Slossons average 15 940 highest run 60 Total SOO Slosson 609 A Run on the lia T PHILADELPHIA Dec c TRS a run Monday on the Keystone National bank The back has a capital of S5COOOO and a of 510000Q A Inrge check from Boston recently sent to the bank and re turned beerupo not properly indorsedis saii to have occasioned the rumor that heck had gons to protest President March says tha bulk U all right It has bouc of the countys money Tillman if redicts Defeat COLUMBIA S C Dec Tillman says in a crfrd that Senator Hamp ton will be defeated for reelection to tti senate on account of his own acts that is his commendation of the Haskell move ment and his interference with the fam ily fight during the campaign on BrooMyn Bridgtt Dec ONeil am on tthe Brooklyn bridge attempt ing to board a train Monday morning missed his footing and fell between the car and the platform He was terribly man gled and instantly killed Smith HemclETiHoe manufacturers 01 Boeheater N T haTe failed Belief at Indianapolis That 9Ilmiie Jones the Safiposed Infanticide Has Been by Bating Head Harrison Pays the Capi tal a Prominent Farmer As saulted with Knives Iloosler News Notes EVAXSVILLE Ind Dec mett who had to cross the rivtr Monday in a stiff wore left to the mercy of the waves by the capsizing of the cralft and only two of them escaped They left the ferry land ing and when about 200 yards from the Kentucky shore the bout wiis struck by the high wind and overturned The strug glings of the unfortunate men were brief and iu a few seconds five of them had dis appeared the other two men clinging to the skiffs bottom Two skiffs put out to the rescue and each rescued one of the men at the last moment The five men drowned were colored Efforts have been made recover the bodies but in vain MINNIE JONES IS WANTED Indlananolla Police Full to Find the lienrtleaN Mother IXDIANAPOLIS Dec Jones whose murdered babe was found in Eaglt creek is still missing She is not at Frank fort as was supposed and the suspicion is growing1 chat she too has been dered A woman to whom she wished to ghe her babe says that she seemed completely under the control of the Mabbctt boys and said that she would have to do as they wished for I am be holden to them were her words Has the Woman Murdered The Mabbetts came to this woman and asked her to take the child but she de clined because it looked so fact I it had the appearance of having been drugged as she expressed it This woman Is strong in her belief that Minnie Jones I has been murdered and that a swirch of 1 the locality whore the baby was found will reveal the burial place of the botly The search has accordingly been instituted Better Lso the HomeMade COLUMBCS Ind Dec J Spruce Robert Rush Miss Ida Rush D B Scran ton and wife and W H Boss residents of Greenwood a small place north of here were poisoned Sunday by Bating head cheese purchased of a traveling meat ven lier Messrs Boss and Rush will die but there is hopo of recovery for the other un fortunates The cheese had been made iu a brass kettle Acquitted of Murder EVAXSVIILB Ind Dec the Posey circuit court at Mount Vcrnon Saturday James F Williams was acquitted of the charge of murdering Andrew Smith at Cyntbiana in July 1889 A dispute arore during a uame of base ball when Smith attacked Williams with a knife the lat ter defended himself with a bat crushing Smiths skull and killing him Wabash Farmers Institute WABASH Ind Dec Wabash County Farmers institute met in this city Saturday and elected the following offi cers for the ensuing year President Knos W Powell vice president C C King secretary Frank Mossman treasurer AVal W Ford executive committee Mrs Kate M Buslck E P Baglay and Marks Crume Operation Killed Him COLUMBUS Ind Dec N Blessing aged 66 years and in fluential farmer died at the city hospital at this place Sunday from the result of a suprapubk perineal lithotomy This is the fifth case on record of this kind of an operation Two of the died while three recovered Cut toy Unknown Persons HAIiTFORD ClTT Ind Dec Creek was assaulted Saturday night by unknown parties and terribly cut Creek is a prominent farmer living five miien east of this city It is thought that the cutting is the result of a quarrel about F M B A affairs of which Creek is a member The Presidents Wife at Houir IJTDIANAFOLIS Dec Harrison wife of the president arrived here Mondav and will be guest of Mrs K S McKee Thursday Mrs Harrison will receive in formally and Saturda3he will attend the meeting of tlie Katherine Merrill Literary club of which she has long been a mem ber Two Biirjjlara Sentenced LAPOETE Ind Dec Lyons and George Annis were arraigned in this circuit court Monday on the charge of burglary They both pleaded guilty and were each sent to priso seven yeans and disfranchised for eight A Trust Raises Prices TEKRE HAUTE Ind Dec Amer ican Wheel Company trust has raised the price on wagon and buggy wheels 70 per cent on an average The trust controls SO percent of the output Hoosior News Notes A drug firm of New Albany has received orders from physicians of the small towns in Dnbois county near HuntinKbuzg for quantities of vaccine virus to be used in vaccinating the people of that vicinitj1 who have been exposed to the smallpox It is reported that there are number of cases of the dreaded disase and that several deaths have occurred A box containing 817 in dimes quarters and halves was found in the bottom of a well at Coesse It had been there since 1834 Strawberry blossoms are reported and the hazel bush is in bloom iu coniiiy The institute of the Farmers Alliance of Bcone county meets in Lebanon Dec 2ft Jeff Willis of Jefferson ville cult ais wifes throat Monday morning fatally wounding her Run Down by a Try In CiycnTATi Dec D r imposed to live at Goshen Ind was fitUy injured and an unknown man instantly killed new Rockland on the C H and D raiii road last evening Dolpe and his compan ion were on board a train and when the conductor demanded their fare they ny fusod to pay it They were put off the train and while walking on the weve run down by a train coming from an posite direction THEIR BOAT CAPSIZED BY WIND The Weather We Way Expect WiSHixorox Crrr Dec 2 The following are the weather indi at cms for thirtrnilx hours S p m yesterday For HHnola Iowa an 1 I mow northerly win K coder wfather co I ware in Ulinou and Indiana For Michigan Fair weather on Tties ay northerly lower eoU jraire in DEWENTER The Hatter and Furnisher Do Your Pants Bag at the Knee Of course they do and naturally you would like to overcome it Then ty Streets Sensible Troasers Stretcher The only article of the kind that a tailor can recommend as doing the work thorough ly without injuring the garment J S CRAIG MerchanTa110 Sole agent for Logansport J L I El 1MB MANN Tailor HKO A I VV V WEDNESDAY THURSDAY Special Prices per can 10 10 61bE Granulated Suinr 21b can Crosby Co CV rn 211 can t Corn 21b can McGraus Srawberries 21b can SlcGmihs Pears lib can SIaikPn1 1 quart best Wright Catsup TOBACCO Tobacco Tobacco Tobacco Tobacco lib Our Leader Smoking Tobacco lib Clover Hill Smoking Tobacco lib Ripple Smoking Tobacco Prices are jrood December 8nl aud 4ib No sooner have s full stock of everything in line and would you goods pvr dot tl 00 111 Spear tlead lib Glnry lib Hiuwnthd 1 Plus McGinty 35 35 80 10 18 M longer pleated 1 45 I 45 1 20 1 15 c c c c c c c to show FITZGERALD4FOLEY The Grocers P S No Mail Orders Filled tjV CASTORIA for Infants Children Caatvrlm is so well adapted to chOdrentiut I Oavtarte com OoKe i recommend it aa superior to any prescription I flow fcnoinitorne H A Aacaxa KD I I Wltaiout I Trat CBCTACH COMTUTT 77 Hurray gum X 111 So Oxford 6t IlrockJrn S 7 NOT SJ PRETTY BUT WISER Mr Harrington Will a Bet ter Citizen Hereafter SCOTCH PLAINS Pa Dec Har rington a prominent citizen and wealthy real estate broker was frightfully beaten Saturday night by his alleged wife and two accomplices who had been guesta at his house for some time past and whom Harrington had introduced as his inlaw from the west Hammond is 60 years old and his injuries are believed to be fatal Harrington recently brought the ivoman home and introduced her as his wife He is supposed to have met her in Chicago Tliey Got Away with the couple had been here a few weeks two strangers calling themselves Mrs Harringtons brothers arrived in town and were invited by Harrington to stop at his home Saturday the woman induced Harrington to draw from the bank which he took home and kept in the house Iate Saturday night the broth ers entered Harringtons bedroom aud covriing him with a revolver demanded his money He complied with their re q lest and then the entire party set upn h m and teit him in a terrible niann They then and 701 yjt been captured Sugar was unknown to the ancient Greeks iind Romans even as a medicine and cot until tea and coffee and alcoholic beveragpss created a popular demand for its use in the Eighteenth century did it Ijecomf an important article of diet in Europe openec January cl sed ill Mar 1 closed SllW closed 70 Produce Mpwitor per Ib dalrlos finest frah p cinst stock 0 Ecg off c per doz DrcfeeA 9 7c per b spring T ft 6c ucks 10 lo 4 UJc Po 85 t e bo Hnr 9i 9Sc Ap 3 0 per bbl New Tork KBW YORK DM L 2 re 1 wlotrr 1IUN ccmbcr tLO MW o i mixed raeh A c c do January So I mixed cash do Hay RyeDull Barlt Somlnal mess UtKtgvtct January May oivc Stock Trading opened at a light adviaix tram prcvi mi prlcw a4 clone I firm bcvt native f 101 tsbulKmnd dry nd p t a tlvc a m adma c of Me 9 Itn fl 1 lire tf 0 4J THE MARKETS CHICAGO Dec 1 I Eoord at trade quotations today were aa follows 2 December opened Januarv o entd closed May opened closed 2 iecemb r opened closed anuary d OWe closed May opened S33c closed afic December opened aid closed c May opened close i KMf POWDER A crfiun f fo of all Mmwt neat llcpart 1T1M
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