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   Burlington Hawk-Eye (Newspaper) - January 24, 1890, Burlington, Iowa                                THE IN ESTABLISHED FRJDAi JANUARY PBICK 15 CENTS PER TEE SITUATION AT DEE MOIXES STILL A trenoral Review of the Afejut the Hotel DiscourtesyGeneral DBS morning the general expectation among the re publican members was for a rather quiet session this They had nothing new to present after what they had done and their committee wanted a rest after the work it had been doing so constantly every night for the past week Tae members had a little more time at their disposal with the session beginning at no the regular morning caucus was held half an hour later than Visitors began to come in by but they were not very numerous until the hour for Many expressed them aa greatly disappointed at not bung present at yesterdays and eaid Its Just my luck when I stay away for them to have an interesting In democratic circles it is hard to get any acknowledgement that anything of importance was discolsed seem pleased to say that Blythe and Chose acted very foolishly and that the democratic members did not under stand tbo full import of the questions propounded to them from the republican side that ttic admission was of no import ance and could apply only to the organi They deny absolutely that they had any such scheme on hand as the re publicans charged them If such is the case thn thing for the republicans to do is to fasten every one nf them right down in a written agreement nottr move in the as was done with Hotch If that is done then there can be some basis for a but so long as the way is left open for any demo cratic official to unseat or render ineffec tual the membership of any one of the moo from the sixtem disputed just so long will the republicans resist any attempt to organize the houee on a compromise They cannot afford to riek so many This morning of ap peared in the houne for the first time in nbout a week He has just recovered from an attack of la grippe and ie still weak and unable to do He is ready and anxious to do his part in help ing organize the house on a republi can The rars this morning were rearranged in consequoncn of the return of members They were ss follows of with Horten Harper with Soothe with Cham Bteele with of Brewer Tode with Walden with of Wapello of with Beem Potter with The number of votes cast on the first baUot was of which Wilson received 43 and Lehman Appcurannes seem to indicate that the independents are solidifying and that the power of Jim Weaver in the sixth dis trict is being But great hopes are entertained of ultimate repub lican from the fact that the democratic side of the house is strain ing every nerve and working its hardest To keep the mcmberR in They are putting on their boldest front nnd HH it iti usual for an army to make tliu greatest show of strength just before defeat it is likely such a breat may be looked for ero long from the Tin republican position has always been to hold out till the and ing to bringing out charges to which they could not they tried to silence him with hisses and But Blythe stood his ground firm ly and would not sit down until lie had although the entire democratic host and their sympathizers in the galler ies were yelling for him to sit Before the discussion had reached its while a republican member had the the democratic aide even had the effrontery to call for the regu lar when a hid paused in hU Blythe thinking the gentleman had called for a roll but on learning that the gentleman had not said all he wished Blythe stated that he did not wish a roll call until the gentle man had concluded his which seemed to have been the case when the call was The republicans gained friends while the democrats lost BOTH D28IBK A SETTLUCXNT The the RepMbUeane May Give Up Temawrnrr Special to TEE DEB interest ing situation around the hotels this even ing its Rumors are current that the democrats will agree to the roll as prepared by the secretary of state Republicans and democrats both express a desire this evening of solving the diffl culty yet neither side chow any signs of One thing seems that Lehman will not be The republi cans are considering giving the demo crats temporary speaker but no deter mined action has been taken IX THK SYNOPSIS OF HIS SPEECH ffl SEDATE ON BUTLERS BILL THE GreeUace Seat to Senate r MeUoT at Special to THB DBS the senate this afternoon the first thing was a reso lution instructing the secretary of state to furnish covers and files for the file Senator Price provoked considerable memmeLt by calling for the enforcement of the smoking rule in the senate cham According to its provisions smok ing is absolutely and the rul ing of the chair was that any employe caught in the ect would subject himself to and any senator who de sired to smoke in session or out would have to go to the cloak After ad journment Bay less lit a cigar and the sergeant atarms was at his side at once to conduct him The cigar went and henceforth smoking will be abolished in the senate The following greeting was sent this afternoon to Senator who is at home at Oekaloosa sick DBS Ben Mc Senator In common with your other friends in the and this includes the entire roll of senators and we rejoice to learn of your continued improvement in health and hope speedily to hear that your recovery is complete and your Denial presence be again enjoyed by With heartiest R Oeorge W Ed Edear John Wool Richard B Warren A secretary Percy Poy Me Nannie enrolling cftrk TEE DES the an nouncement of pairs in the house the roll call on clerk was at once taken Both parties had come out of caucus with nothing in the way of a special so roll calls were the only thing heard from beginning to interrupted occa The Worlds Fair of the Senate and Congressional ions Washington senate galleries were packed this morn ing in anticipation of a speech by The senator presented the cre dentials of the two democratic senators from Montana and moved that both sets of senators from that state be entitled to the privileges of the It was ob jected to and the matter west The which began to gather at ten oclock in anticipation of Ingalls continued to grow until the gal leries were packed and the people found themselves unable to gain Even then to and filled the corridors surrounding tne gal leries and waited for the beginning of the Ingails President The race to which we belong is the most arrogant and rapa the most exclusive and indomita in Ours is the conquering and unquestionable race through which aloce man has taken possession of the physical and moral To our race humanity is indebted for religion for for It has genius for for for juriprd dence and for All other races have been its enemies and its vic This ia not the nor is it the occasion to consider profoundly the in teresting question of the unity of It is sufficient to say that either by in 1 illre is no chance whatever of a member point ovrt to tlio That the dem vory anxious JB shown by the fuel that they have constantly on hand or i lie Moor of the house some of the prominent democratic paliticisn of tut liuch as chairman of the state central commiltee Hun lor and and they are in canslant consultation with members and keeping close watch over everything that Of course republican pol liticians are but they do not manifest the anxiety or watchful care so apparent in derm cratic This morning while the roll was being called for pairs McDermid was rather His name was called several and he finally woke up and gave his usual answer to roll call on Clerk instesd of simply an swering A very loud smile went all nver the house When the parties came out of caucus thifi mornirg the members announced thit neither was going to do anything in the wsv of furnishinc a special program for the entertainment of the The jallories and lobby were and a more disappninled crowd was never seen the roll calls proceeded monotonously on to the Work began with the sev enty eighth ballot and it went on with out interruption or change until adjourn ment was taken The last ballot was the eightyseventh and like all the rest was a The house after tne eigth seventh bal lot adjourned till to morrow morn Two more pairs were Smith of Wapello with Van and Smith of Des Moines with both pairs to cast until all should be The republicans intend to rest a while for the They have thus far brought out only a few of their leading speakers and have an excellent reserve force which they will bring out in good Not all the democratic forces have been shown as and it is safe to say when the republicans bring out a new orator or debater the democrats will not be far When the republican committee gets rested up again it will re new the attack upon the democratic Some of the in fact the are not ia favor of constant so intervals of quiet will inter vene between the storms of partisan de DEMOCRATIC sionally by calls for The vote this morning for nine ballots stood 42 for Wilcox and 42 for Up to ad journment eightyseven ballots in all were SHOT IN THE A Little Boy While Playing With rietol Kill 23 A shocking acci dent is reported from Four Corners which resulted Some children were playing together at the of John Cosen quiet in an upstairs All came down stairs when summoned but a young lad named Elmer Hoi qui Twenty minutes when he was again he made no and a search revealed the fact that he was then in a dying condition with a pistol ball in his He had found an old revolver which had been secured in the room and availed himself of the opportunity to examine In some manner he had discharged the weapon and inflicted a fatal the ball en tering the forehead about two inches above the left The poor child lived but a short time after he was Their Flret Special to THB The Tabor and stinct or the Caucasian raca at every step of its progress from barbarism to enligntenment has refused to mingle its blood or to connect with other great human families Mongolian and African and has persistently re jeoted adulteration under the shield of the American He said every faith had found its every creed a and every wrong a re He quoted from John Brights during the civil in which Bright said I see another and brighter vision before my I see one vast confederation stretching from the frozen north to the glowing south and from the At lantic to the and I see one one one law and one faith and all over that wide tha home of freedom and refuge for the op pressed of every race and every Ingalls On the threshold of our second century we are confronted with the most formidable and pertcntous problem ever submitted to a free people for Complex and unprecedented involving moral and political pary and in the estima tion of many its solution will de mand all the resources and statesman ship of the present and future to prevent the crisis that may become a It should be approached with with with patriotic with fearless without suoterfuge and without Let me state it in the language of one of the most brilliant and most impassioned and powerf a of all orators of the no Ingalls thereupon sent to the clerts desk and had mad an extract from Gradys oration before the Boston chamber commerce and then went on to The problem is still further complicated by the fact that they the negroes are they instinctively put them selves into their own communities own who own their own methods of The line of cleavage between the waited and blacks is becoming constantly more they are affiliated with the victors in the late ivil Fred the most illustrious living representative of the negro once said to he as prejudice and social and political antagonism disappeared tne races would coalesce and become I do not agree with him Such a in my would perpetuate the vices of both races and the virtues of After praising the colored people for their fidelity to the south during the he said It seems increditable that gratitude should not have defended and shielded them from the hideous and indescribable wrongs and of which they have been for quarter of a century the guiltless and un resisting Ingalls went on to speak of the deter mination of the south to eliminate the negro as a factor from its political and social and quoted evidence on that point from democratic news papers and democratic He try the experiment of Stack your open your ballot register your black and and if after the experiment has been fairly and honestly tried it appears that the Africanrace to incapable of civiliza If it appears that the complexion burnt upon him by the sun is incompata fale with I will pledge myself to consult with you about some measure for the solution of the race But until then nothing can fce The citizenship of the negroes must be abolished and recog His right to vote must be ad mitted and the ballots aiuat be honestly These are essential preliminaries and conditions precedent to any consideration of altering the fundamental rules of race supremacy or race equality in the United States North or those who freed the slaves ask nothing They wiil be content with nothing The experiment must be fairly tried this is tbe starting point and this ia the The longer it is the greater will be the exasperation and more doubtful the final At the conclusion of Ingalls address the senate adjourned till THE rhe Contested tlone m 23 resolution was adopted calling on the secretary of war for information as to the present condition of the government works at tbe Rock Island and asking for opinion as to the desirability of utiliz inp the works for a gun The report of the committee on elec tions in the contested election case of mith against from the fourth District of West was submitted and It declares the con tesiant elected and entitled to the cer The minority waa granted leave o file a minority The house then went into a committee f the whole on the customs administra tive After several minor amendments were Bayne acting under instructions from the committee on ways and means offered an amendment to section providing that during the pending con Lroversy or litigation about mer chandise shail in the government warehouse and under the control of the secretary of the Pending further action the committee rose and the house BIYS BE 6LOBEC1ECLW8 HEBODTC PASSES THROUfffi liDISON THIS MOBBM Her Celebrated Trip Around the World to Beat the Time of Ternes Phineas Description of Her Journey Miss Propo to a one Submitted Fair house com mittee on the worlds fair today dis cussed the subject and referred to a sub committee already appointed two prop one presented by of providing for tha commemor ation cf the celebration of the landing of in 1892 and a fair the follow ing year and another by of proposing that tbe house pro ceed to select a site for the fair by a bal lot next The subcommittee wiich ccntistad of Chairman and Flower and Hitt was in creased by the addition of Wil df Weat and of Tha session was a lively The Chicago men declared they would not support any plan that would rule out Washington from the competition by dealing with the financial question be ore fixitg the site for the This brought Jorlh Franks resolution men tioned This proposition em bodied ail that was objectionable to the Chicago They said it shewed Louis could not take care of the fair in and that these delays bcded entire failure to all efforts to hold the Springer charged that the New York people were instrumental in delay ing the He said they were wait ing upon the legislature at Albany to pass a bill appropriating for the improvement of New York parks and the erection therein of buildings which were to be entered rent free to the Northern railroad killed their first man John who was act ing as the in making a coupl ing had the upper part of his head caught and killing him instant The car which he was coupling on the engine had no draw bar or dead wood and had to be fastened on by The location was on a sharp curve thus bringing the car and engine very close together and in some way not as yet explained he went in and was A Bert Special to Tn com munity is saddened today by the unex pected death of one of our best young business William Bridges died this morning at the residence of hi John after an illness of ten days of lung fever following an at tack of His age was about He had disposed of his interests here was preparing to go to Colorado when taken The funeral will be from his late home Fri day mt eleven Bapabltcom Speakare Graeteel With Yalta ud Special to THB DBS the session it was a matter of sur prise and regret to seethe discourtesy manifested on the democratic side of the It has always been the custom that if any while another is desires information from the speaker on the subject in hand to rise in his place and request the privilege of ask ing the gentleman a When time for debate is unlimited this request has always been bnt upon the democratic all all precedent of that nature were eat While the acknowledged leader of occupied the Blythe rose to ask him a but was sharply shut off Dont interrupt Perhaps after I have fin ished yon wffl not want to ask tha ques when Richmaa was addressing the Blythe was off an the same manner by the I will not be Ton can ask whatever yon ptoese after I have Btehep Key yester day rendered a decision in the famous case of Father Jean Bishop Henneaiy of this Catholic Father Jean was silenced a few years ago by the bishop for His suit was to recover damages against the Judge Key decided that the bishop acted within his ecclesiastical au thority in deposing the priest and that the case was one a civil court could not belonging solely to ecclesiastical The plaintiff wffl nra M npanlsl to Tn aft city tst evening about halfpast largest manufacturing After a by the use of our splendid system of water the tend was under particularly instanced the recent election and quoted the statement that the election at Jackson was the most outragous ever The town had been taken possession of by crowds with It was said that Senator Georges son was one of the Ingalls the pretexts for this condition of things all rest upon the fear of negro To this nullification of the constitution the people of the north have apparently The south is standing upon a The south ia sitting on a Already mutter ings of discontent by hostile organizations are The use of daggers is ad vised I deplore but as God is my I say no other people on the face of tne earth has ever submitted to the wrongs and injustice which have been for twentyfive years put upon the colored men of the south without revolution and without Ingalls went on to warn the south of the natural consequences of its course toward the colored Despotism makes the nihilist Ingalls then spoke of an outrage committed in Missis on the day of Davis when of accidentally in the course of his let fall from the house roof a cable which had been stretched across the street bearing an effigy of the secretary of with the Bed For this accident Turner has been brutally whipped by one with a coach whip of the largest re ceiving at least two hundred and being nearly blinded and terribly lacer McDonald was The citizens immediately subscribed twice the amount to discharge the fine and paid for the broken whip and bought a raflroad ticket for the victim and sent him out of If aa outrage like that had been inflcted on an American citizen in or anywhere oa the face of the earth and there had not been an instantaneous disavowal of A million men in this cuuatit would have sprang to arms to avenge the outrage and But the outrage was inflicted in Mississippi and government for the use of a With this club the New York adherents were to go into the house and try to crush their competitors by asserting that with this state aid and a five or six million dollar guarantee lund they wanted no government aid for the Flower did not see the impropriety of waiting to hear from the Albany leg islature and Frank spoke of the vast preparation necessary which could not be completed before Finally Springer introduced his reso that Monday next be set apart in the house for the debate on the question of the most appropriate plan for the location of the fair and that on Tuesday the house was to proceed to ballot for the Waen the place was decided uon the house should select a committee to be introduced to report at the earliest time practicable a bill locating said fair and taat such bill be considered from day to day until disposed Springer endeavored to secure immediate action upon this but it was referred to a subcommittee with Franks proposi tion and an adjournment waa taken un til CONGRESSIONAL Bpealal to THB enthusi asm was felt by our people when the an nouncement was made that Nellie the New York Worlds globecircling would pass through this city on the Santa Fe A special train left here this morning to meet Miss Bly at Kansas The train left there at 6 having on board its fair and swiftly made the trip to this city through which the special train passed at two oclock this The contract of the Santa Ffofflcisls was to place Mias Bly in Chi cago at noon today in time for the Penn sylvania The train dispatchers had orders to give the special a dear road regardless of everything and it ia expected that the barring will bs one of the fastest on The storj of Elys trip around the world when written out will ba one of deep She made her remarkable tour with no other baggage than a small hand She left New York with but one and that on her In the sachel were necessary changes of five copies of the New York World of that and in Bank of England besides her railroad and steimer tickets for the entire She sailed from New November 14 went by rail from and then across the English channel from Dover to going from there to Amiens to see Jules She back to Calais and caught the regular Indian mail train through France and Italy to on the heel of the boot of Thence she sailed across the Mediter ranean eea to Port at the mouth of the Suez From there she sailed through the canal and down the Red aea to Aden on the Arabian and thence through the Gulf of Aden and across the Indian ocean to From Colombo she went across the Sea of Bengal to Singapore on the Malay and from there through the China sea to Hong Kong on the Chinese coast from Hong Kong through the Formosa channel to on the eastern side of and thence directly across the Pacific to San Fran She arrived at Calais in ample time to take the Brindisi mail This commonly called the Indian is one of the famous trains of the She arrived at Brindisi on time and took the steamer Victoria of the Peninsular and Oriental line from that She left Brindisi the morning of November crossed the and sailed through the Suez arriving at Is maila November From Ismaila her jnurney lay through the Red Across the Arabian Sea the Victoria sped with its plncky little and arrived at on the Island of December Here the Worlds globegirder left the Victoria to take an other steamer for Hong She waa two days ahead of her but was obliged to spend these two days in December 18 Nellie after passing through the straits of was at halfway round the Her eight days ride through the Indian ocean carried her over the ruins of cities buried for long centuries be neath its tossing She remained in the and which stopped by a standing many of the ladies waving their WHTTTIRBS During the session a letter was read from John G in which he said in I have always regretted tha action of the Womens Christian Temper ance Union in taking a partisan I doiit by any means impeach the motive of the noble and devoted women of that but I have seen no good accomplished by their separate political action I hope the nonpartisan tem perance workers will not waste time and strength in combating tae political or but go forward in their own way which I think is the best way and so far as I can see the only one likely to accomplish the great object of the temperance effort THK An Addreei to the AJlAmerlenn Del ecmUe from the national C in an address issued today under the signature of the Frances and addressed To the South Central and Mexican Commissioners of the Pan American states the ladies read with surprise that during the round of banqueting to which the nations guests were subject intoxicating liquors were served upon every and indulged in by the PanAmerican The expressed regret at this fact and as sures the southern delegates that no bet ter and more profitable course can be subserved by them while in this country than to study the vast benefits of the prohibitory law aa practiced in eight states of the union f AS BE AlHAHCOCIcCOUm FARMElfSAS 3EEH iiisswe SIHCE THE HOI He Has Either Committed Suicide Through Insanity or Has Been of the lat Strange to be in receipt of a message from tho spti it world stating that the bod of lie missing Warsaw would be found in tbe Mississippi and die word of searching the river has been operations being conducted from the Illinois A Chlehem ADAM FOBSPAUGa The Veteran M anager a Victim of Grip 23 Fore the veteran circus died late last eight at his residence in this He had been ailing for some time A week or two ago he was attacked with which three or four days ago developed into Fore paugh amassed a fortune in the show which will go to his wife and DJCBZASINO IN CITY OF influ enza is increasing and developing into There are many deaths from it throughout the CRAZED BY LA a civil engineer of this committed suicide this morning in a fit of temporary produced by la STEAMBOAT INSPECTOR SCOTT A Special to THB In spector Scott died today from lung following an attack of Captain Scott was the chief engineer for the Diamond Jo line of boats for a number of years until he was appointed local inspector of steam boilers of the fifth which position he has held for ten He was a man well liked by the river community as a clever gen tleman and a skillful A VICAR GENERAL the vicar general of this arch died today cf la A IN A Special a welltodo farmer residing near located about five miles below this has been missing since tha 14ti of this He came to Warsaw on that day with a load of wheat having disposed cf the left his team hitched to a ract in the streets of Warsaw and then It was generally thought that he had gone to but vigorous search of that city failed to reveal his The becoming offered rewards and have had searching parties out since the unsortunate man disap It is now believed that Trout if not a suicide from has been the victim of foul Yesterday several of Troutfetters neighbors came to this place in company with a young boy who is said to have known the missing man The boy was placed under mesmeric influences by a local expert in that and is said while in this condition to have re lated a remarkable story to the effect that he saw Troutfetter leave Warsaw on the afternoon in question in a wagon in company with two or three other He described their passing through the thick timbered road be tween Warsaw and and saw them pass through and go upon the dyke that leads to the Hamil ton entrance of the At this point in the young mans story he be came much exclaiming that blood could be found upon the ap proaches to the and that Trout fetters body lay in the Men bgan to drag the sloughs and river on the Illinois shore early yesterday but up to a late hour tonight have found no traces of the missing It is said that evidences of what seem to ba human blood were this evening discovered on some rocks near the which report seems to heighten the idea in some minds that Troutfetter has been There is considerable excitement over the affair and it is hoped that the ugly mystery will be solved in a short Hamil tons citizens are too sensible to believe in any sort of spiritual Murder will it is the sea will cast up its dead if it be BTJBIBD AT LOW Special to Tua Grippe has gained mastery over the majority of our business Oae of the principal enterprises at this place during the winter season is the buying and shipping of Our leading poultry firm baa shipped worth of poultry to Philadelphia since the season opened farmer brought in a load of chickens Che other day and received just 94 for the The revival meetings in our churches are growing in interest and good results being accomplished nightly by some of the most eminent evangelists of this section of the MOBS The OtacoTcrr of Human Bonw Start a NEW carpenter while at work Monday in a house at 253 West Twentyeighth had occasion control of The blachaawth shops and one were consumed It kthouAttkat the lota win be covered the perpetrators go unwhipped of The race antagonism applied only to the colored man in the south when he desired to vote the republican If the colored men there were all ijiarki Nomination Goce to the Sinn tor ae a nomina tion of John Clark to be collector of customs at Chicago did not come up to day at the meeting of the senate com merce It has been referred to Senator Cullom as a Among the nominations sent to the by the president were the following to be supervisors of census first Ben jamin second and Thomas third district Illinois Cash C second fourth second Elmer The nomination of John to be collector of customs at Chicago did aot come up today at the meeting of the senate commerce It has been referred to Senator Collom as a subcorn1 vice president of the Central Pacific appeared before the house committee on the Pacific rail roads and favored an extension of tbe time allowed for the settlement of the indebtedness of the Central Pacific rail road and a reduction of the interest to be pud the governt as pro posed in the Vandeyer bilL The senate committee on commerce to day decided to report several bills making appropriations for carrying on of the large river and harbor improvements without waiting to incorporate them in the regular river and harbor St Marys and the Hay Lake Canal known also as the Sop received favorable and Senator Frye wffl report a bill appropri ating for this General Comstock and Major Ernst of the engi neer corps were given a hearing on the bill for a deepwater harbor at A favorable report has been ordered by the house committee on banking and currency on a bill to authorize national banks to issue a circulation to the full amount of their deposited at Singapore only long enough to permit the mails and is cargo to ba and December Christmas reached Hong on the southwest coast of China She hsd her Christmas dinner in the Chinese The first available means of transpor tation across the Pacific ocean was the fast steamer of the Occidental and Oriental The steamer was scheduled to leave Hong Kong for San Francisco and that day Nellie Ely bade adieu to the Celestial Five days later she was in where she arrived The Oceanic carries Chinese and Japanese mails to the United It had to wait until 7 at Yokohama for the This made another flva days de At daylieht Tuesday the Oceanic arrived in San BISLANDS Miss of the C who is attempting a similar feat to that of Miss traveling in the opposite di left New York November 14 on the New York Central and went by that road and the Lake Shore to There she took the Northwestern to Omaha and thence across by the Union and Central Pacific roads to San From San Francisco she simply reversed the trip of Nellie going to Hong Port and From Brindisi she took the Indian mail train to Calias and crossed to Then she went to London by train and crossed England to took the ferry across the Irish sea to caught the which is a slow all the fast boats being taken off for the at Queens and sailed for New which place she cannot reach before Miss Bly is due in New York XONPABTI8AH Orculxlac Ike New nonparti san ladies who are meeting in Cleveland for the purpose of organizing a national Womans Christian Temperance are doing their work with great deliber session of the convention Scene In Hmvlac More Tnen Tney Cu midnight funeral is a queer Shortly before that dismal hour last Sunday night along line of carriages trailed through the mud and mist of Madison The plate glass sides of the sabletrimmed hearse flashed back the struggling gleams of the to move a trunk in an unoccupied attic As the trunk was not locked he raised the lid to see what it contained To his horror the bleached bones of a hu man skeleton were With visions of murder in his mind he ran hastily out of the house and informed Policeman of the Twentieth street police who arrested Henry the colored janitor of the Jones said the bones belonged to a medi cal whose name and address he gave to the He said that several months ago the young man had asked him to boil the as they were to be The police decided to hold the janitor for the action of the Coroner and removed the bones to the Morgue They refused to give the medical students as they wish to arrest him for a violation of the Health Board THK LO9T So Yet Received from tne Mlee Ing NEW agents of the National Steamship line stated to day they have no additional information regarding the steamship which it is feared has foundered with all on The still main tain there is yet hope that the Erin has reached some port in a disabled condi A crew of sixtyseven was shipped in Liverpool and the names are not known here but Captain Tyson was commander and John Grant first Besides the regular crew there were twenty cattlemen on Six of whom were working their passage back to Liverpool and were unknown to the agents The other fifteen were Ameri A Lively Special to Tmi NEW grand ball was given by the young folks of this place last Parties from Joy and Aledo were The social season in our village seems to be on the A dance or party is given about two nights out of the week and always electric lights and the dull rumble nf the vehicle sent a shiver through the people who faced the fog and chill of the A dozen carriages followed the black transport of the Weeping women in miurning veils and relatives and friends of the dead with bowed heads were seen as the carriages passed beneath an electric The body had evi dently arrived by a late train and the last rites of the dead were being performed in the darkness of the It was a sorrowful procession the the the the pall all midnight a ray of The large increase in death in the last two or three weeks haa taxed the facili ties of the Some of them have had to turn away The high death rate among grown people has made it necessary to refuse orders for hearses for and nearly all the dead little ones are carried to the grave in carriages The undertakers say they have not had J BvdetM to 9mB HAWKEva Tha following com munication appeared in your issue this HAWK KYE A few days ago I noticed in your col tunes a complaint that the electric lights on South Hill were not doing and the following day an excuse appeared say inn that a screw must have been I suppose that settled the But what I would like to get at is why all of said lights are put out an hour to two before the moon is due and the city ia left in as has been the case the past three or four The city pays for light and why cant we have In reply permit me to say through your columns that there was a screw On the night in question 14th when our plant was started we could get no current out of the Test ing our circuits we found the break wan on the South Hill or large loop of the municipal We cut that loop run the North Hill lamps and spent the night and part of the next day searching for the OQ the extreme outer verge of our very long at Summer and Barret a set screw had boon loosened in a lamp releasing a wire and bleaking our More than forty lamps lost the run and we their How did the screw get loosened We have not been able to It was not loose the pievious It wag not loose during tie The lamp trimmer visited the lamp during the day and left the lamp and circuit in Between the time he left it and the time to start the screw got How That is what we want to But Subscriber wants to know why all of said lights are put out an hour or two before themoon is due and the city left in as has been the case the past three or four Subscriber ia inclined to When he wrote his communication the fault had occurred but two nights and not three or It resulted from the following combination of circumstances The gaa company hired our He left on three days This leaves us short one man and is temporarily an in Last Saturday the fireman was laid aside with influenza and is not yet fit for We have had to put un tried help 1ft hit place at the On Monday evening our steam engineer received a painful injury to his eye and waa obliged to retire after the run had1 This left no alternative but for the acting superintendent to take his place in the This left ue short two men and made it impossible to re trim our lights and we were forced to cut the run a little short in the Last night our acting superintendent was laid at Me by but we hope he will be on his feet to Finally Subscriber says The city pays for and why cant we have light If the inference was correctit would be But it is not cor The city does not pay for any electric light it does not I take great at this in attesting the zeal and fidelity of the police which under Mayor Duncans very proper order report each morning every electric lamp that has lost any time dur ing the If we fail to make the deduction from our bill tbe city auditor so much to do for several though every warm winter like the present re sults in a heavy At the Cath edral of the Holy Sunday fore a funeral train had just left the a second was in third and a and claims committee attend to it as they ought to Tbe city pays this com pany for no light it does not Every hour our lamps lose ia at our and not the Secy Electric Light and Power As opposed tothli ousnessj Nerv this morning was devoted to a discussion of the proposed The com mittee on constitution reported through the Ellen and the report was signed by every member of the The constitution was rea1 by of The preamble is as follows Viewing with the deepest solicitude the appalling evils of intemperance and believing that anon nonsectarian organization of Christian devoted solidly to the cause of temperance is greatly we unite ourselves together for this purpose under the following consti Then follows the the first section of which is follows This organization shall be known ss the AimirirMi Womans Christian Temper ance It is provided that the officers shall be a vice pres two secretaries and a There are to be five departments of work legisla tive and young One section of the constitution declares that no officer shall pledge the support of the organiza tion to aay political party or anj relig ious sect Any temperance sooetycan become auxiliary by signing the constitu The annual meetings are to be proved Boston bay is becoming the great skat ing resort for the young ladies and gentlemen of Joy and The of la grippe cases ia in creasing A SnbatUajie for A mill operator here has succeeded in spinning and weaving the product of the Chinese Rama which has hereto fore been deemed though ex perimented upon by many manufacturers in their efforts to obtain a substitute for PlveMen N 23 report reached here late to night that a terrific explosion of powder in Wilkes county on the line of the new A great quantity of rock was thrown up and fell upon the Five were killed and thirteen injured more or leas The Fatal boiler at the Western and Atiantic Pipe Line on the Burns exploded last night Curtis and Burns and daughter were ter ribly THE FIKK KJtCOUD Boetoa le Vletted With Another fourstory occupied by manufacturers of organs and a saw mill and other con burned at an early hour this morn ing About fifty employed in the last their Five men were badly injured by falling through the roof to the fonrth sev eral narrowly escaping The building was insured for and was damaged to the extent of The loss on stock will reach on which there is an insurance of about AN EPISCOPAL CHTJBCH Pauls Epis copal a large frame was burned Tuesday The build ing was fired by the furnace used in heat ing The church was valued at on which there is a small FHOM on having Orchard City flour from the nve People laetaatly Killed In Cal explosion oc curred to day in a colliery at near Five persons were DEATH OF A GERMAN von Frank one of the leaders of the cleric party in the who has been ill for some died LOST WITH ALL OH is believed that a Russian government schooner and the poaching schooner Rosig ofd n CelL recently sentenced from Maquoketa to a term of eighteen months in the peniten tiary for hung himself in his morning with his neck nervous dyspepsi HWitlVe Amr nervous blues cured Samples free at aged committed suicide this morm iag by shooting himself in the wnich she had have been wrecked off the coaat of and that the thirty or forty men on the two ves sels hiva Compnlee Jan Arrangements have been completed at Chicago for a consolidation of all the leading vapor stove manufacturers U the The capital stock nf the concern will be and the originator of the D A Dangler of this says tjps money enough will be saved m the run ning expenses alone to pay a dividened of ten per The combination wfll be known as the United Vapor Stove old maid wffl trip the light fan tasticin Shes a ItlSOR NEWS A passenger train OB the Pittsbnrg Wayne and Chicago railway down two little girls named Walker at Verner last aUIing one and probably fatally injuring the iHmotty of CMcagCy has been oven a verdict for KSOO the MEwaakee sad nllroad for the loss of struck and nUIed br Htt JTraBK Cheshire New Died in tho 6th Captain Frank the son of the late Colonel Tilston Bar of and brother of Colonel Fred of aged fiftytwo His disease was la He waa taken on Monday and died in one causing fireat surprise and deepest grief to his family and all He waa known only to be loved and For ten years past he has resided in the city of being engaged in tbe oil business which haa proved quite re He has been identified in all the leading enterprises of Vhe pity during bis residence He has president of the Petroleum association orj several years and president of Home and has been importuned at different times to let his name or He by his good works i himself very popular among the young HS well aa the middeafcd and oHt J3 n our recent war Banter served captain in Company of Fourteenth Sew Hampshire He proved limself a valliant and noble a true friend to all under his command and faithful patriot and lover of hia Deceased was a nephew of Barker of this For dimness of sight or list take Laxador according to direc and you will soon break up and cure tha Price 25 It has beau proven that diseases of babyhood cannot attack the infants sys when Balls Baby Syrup ia used j as Price 25 the will dance Irish reel in Shes a 0LPaal te Several Hi tfromtae Hew York Charles a 1 tained the contract to hundred bodies that have been 1 the past twenty years in the state 1 ing frrounde at Segnines Point f They are all the bodies who dwd pf contagiouac after being they i baaed in a crematory i erected oa the the dead wM buried S Contractor ia to destroy nine Attar rasaovtd the   

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