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Burlington Hawk-Eye (Newspaper) - February 7, 1890, Burlington, Iowa J r THE B ESTABIJSHED FRIDAY FEBRFABT 15 CKNTS A BILL COFCEEKU8 IIS COFSTEDCHO PASSES THE Other SeHatorial Some Work Bone in the HonseThe Bal lotBoi Forgery General Washington motion of Allison the senate bill to amend an alter the act of August anther izing the construction of a railroad Wagon and foot passenger bridge across the Mississippi river at Iowa Was taken from the calendar and passed It extends for two years from the pass tge of this act the time for beginning find finishing the bridge and makes othe changes in tho original A bill authorizing the construction o a bridge acroae the Detroit river at De troit was reported back adversely from the P jmmittee on Harris moved an adjournmen from loday until Monday to Thn senate then took up the bill to pro vide a temporary government for Okla and me clerk continued the read ing or the bll which had been begun At two oclock the Oklaho ma bill went over and Blair took the fl ior to continue his speech on the edu cational yielded tn on whose motion the house joikt resolution appropriating for the relief nf certain Chippewa In dian ut LH Pinic in Wis consin was taken up and The Ktiucational bill was then taken up and Blair resumed his speech in its advo After speaking for two Bluir yielded tho intending to con elidu his speucli A conferetoe renort oi joint resolution for the removal of obstructions to navigation in the Missouri river woe presented and agreed The house reducing the amount from to 875 000 and in serting a provision for im provements at tliu mouth of the Colum bia wae After an executive the senate ad j THE Some iAttlt Work In Spite of Democratic the usual tactics of the democrats the journal of yesterday was of reported the new code of ruins and it was ordered printed and Tho pmiate dircnt tax bill was laid be fore the house and referred to the com mittee on The committee on invalid pensions this afternoon reported back the senate disability pension hill with a substitute making the rate of total disability per month find partial 850 per The bill as amended was A bill for the relief of the survivors of the Bamoan disaster was also of offered a resolution reciting that it is charged many hundreds of individuals have en tered Oklahoma in violation of the act of congress and the proclamation of the provident and directing the speaker to appoint a select committee to investigate the TLo Joilowing bills were introduced and referred of directing the secretary of trciiSiry 1o purchase at the market price worth of silver bullion per and have it cpinud BE flint as purchased into standard silver Bv He es of the erection of a public building at By o place binder made from Eiful grasfi or on the free By the issue of 000 of fiftyyear two per cent Uuitod States to be used exclu sively for the purpose of securing the cir culation of National Bank Hay from the committee on ac reported a bill providing clerks for numbers and delegates ordered printer and ucnmmitled Mr Perkins from tho com rcuiru Indian a Oil which the hoim paswod nfter a short discussion ex londiag to twj years the time within which the Kansas City and Pacific Rail road cjmpaty may construct a line thrnugh the Indian Tne house then TUB BALLOT BOX cus to suppose that Governor Foraker thought there was anything fraudulen There was s cloud of witneasei aiid lawyers who drew up the Witness wondered now that they did no coma down and deny it the day mfter the Undoubtedly Wood pu Senator Shermans name on it to make i impossible for Foraker to use the paper After the publication witness wu stag gered to see Senator Shermans declara tion that the paper was a but he assumed that Sherman was extremely unlikely to have signed the know ing what it Thirty yean ago Sherman lost the speakerehip by signing in that way the compea dJum of the helper Halsteaf placed at the disposal of the committee his private letters to Governor Foraker and said some of them were conclusive that ooth himself and Foraker were con vinced nf the soundness of the Cogswell asked why the witness did not verify the character of the papf r by Sherman and He re plied Butterworth was not in the coun iy or had just and Sherman was in He recalled the eaying that you could get a member ol xjngresa to sign a petition to gel limself It was not very Peasant to put a finger on a sore spot like it was not his particular art to go scratching at it just The publication was forced by circum stances beyond his control so he did not consult the Ha admitted they could draw Campbell out as they ried to fact said he urned cut a more difficult person than we thought if you had suc ceeded in getting Campbell into a vou would stand at the head of the can non and touch it off sir I did not intend to stand at the head f the I got Great laughter Hal tead said there was supposed to e a feeling between Senator Sherman Governor growing out of ne events at the Chicago hio contained more than her share of istinguiehed and there was neces arily friction where they are so crowd d The delicate existing be ween Sherman and Foraker made it lighly inexpedient to allow a paper to et out through Forakers agency hat would have reflected on the It would have been fata to be AVitness had not relieved on roods word regarding iho paper but ras guided by the internal evidence of tie document far beyond foods ability to He believed rom the beginning that Foraker had een fooled as he had Witness ever contemplated rivalry for the sena orship between McKinley and Jutterworth He had known of great alamities befalling public men and be tved if these men had signed that pa ir thvy should be The committee then GBNBUAL WASHINGTON NEWS fbenuan and U HIM ted on house com mitieo nn tht ballot box forgery this morning called Senator John Sherman as its lirs witnc He was shown exhibit A und declared that he had never signed He saw it first when it was mml to him iu November by Tho was a copy of his lubber franking stamp and not an imitation of his Witness never heard or knew of tuti ballot box contract and never heard of the Campbell bill before Governor Forefeets Music Hall Bellamy a lawyer of Cincin was then put on the testimony waa unimportant and when he Stepped down of the Cincin nati Cimmercial took the Mr HbUtead was examined at great He returned from abroad in Be talked over campaign mat ters with and they discussed what should be put into the campaign against Campbell One matter was his Campbells vote for special care for colored people Jim Crow Another Cue brewery The governor said he had information of Campbells connection with the HallWood ballot box that there WAS a contract he ex pected to get which would be an im portant feature of the Wood had promised to furnish Witness did not know On September on a train at the governor told Halstead that he had the that it had come out of John McLeans Foraker said the paper had shocked It was more than he that the names on it the witness would not and he Foraker could do nothing with it He showed the pa pers to The bill appeared to be mandatory that seventy thousand patent ballot boxes should be purchased Witness did aot eeeany room for questioning the of the He told Foraker that it was necessary to use the paper or part ot it and that he felt so asperated at tbe idea of Sherman Bntterworth and McKealey going in with John McLean in such a matter that be felt tempted to explode it under It was something more than al public But Campbell wai the only one before the people ai a can didate for public and therefore it might tie proper to nee only Us Another resson for cuttiag off ell the names tut Campbells waa Oat Sunset whose name wai among tbe forge and the witaaesfelt coavlnced of the gennineaeai of Hakneadc theory of tegery it or expected to Ifce motion of Well Attended Mcetlce American 6 was a ood attendance at the meeting of the merican Shipping League this he report of the committee on resolu ona wae The Farquahtr ill to promote American shipping governmental aid was en Additional resolutions urge ongress tn make immediate pro ision for seaboard and lake de SUHOB hail with gratification the acta of ongreas for rebuilding the American avy recommended ad quate provision ir the improvement of harbors and riv s of the whole country concurrently ith the restoration and devel iment of our ocean commerce lat all sections and states nf the ipublic shall participate that the uitod States mails ought to be carried i American ships under our own flags i BAon as practicable consistently with ertainty and celerity of the and the government should pay a just ompensation for this regardless the price at which other nations are illing to provide a similar ANNIVKKSABY OF THE FBENCH To day being the one hundred and welfth anniversary of the signing of the eaty which reunited in France extend igaidto the United States in its fight ir William ational vicepresident of the society of one of the American called pon the French minister and in IB name of the congratulated him upon ip return of this The mister said he valued highly the affec onate regard which the people of the nited States had for France and lanked the society for the work in per etuating the good feeling between the wo PRESIDENTIAL The president today sent the follow ig nominations to the senate Paris to be surveyor of customs at i Francisco Alonson col ctor of customs for the district of Bos in and Post H Eagle rove William New Hamp Supervisor of Customs mil seventh district Norman eighth first district Blanch recorder of deeds or the District of Columbia Elihu Cole United States attorney for the east rn district of CAUSE OF TEX The fire marshal today submitted to hief Parria a report on the fire at Sec etary Tracys It is his opinion tat the fire originated from the ex osion of a coaloil lamp in one of the ay THE COEONSBS The coroners icquest ia the Tracy fire closed and the jurys verdict ie Josephine Morel came to her death by ie burning of the Tracy the ause ot the fire being and the oss of life at the fire is largely due to its exceptionally rapid THB KEW CODE OF The house committee on rules in ses on this morning amended the to wrrespond to the action of the republi an caucus yesterday Oae of these which was overlooked n tha abstract sent out last is of iportance as it strikes out of the new soue the authority conferred upon the ommittees reporting general appropria on bills to present new legislation upon ppropriation It is learned this ae on was directed by the republican cau cus yesterday only after a bitter in which Cannon and McKinley were finally overcome by the under the ead of As the rule u in the exact shape of the corresponding rule in the preceding The senate committee on commerce to ay unanimously voted to report abeo utely McMillans bill authorizing the construction of a bridge acrou the river t Detroit Senator Beagan made an argument in KTOT of a scheme to spead aiz mflUoa oliars in making a deep water harbor at A subcommittee waa ap ointed to draft a bill aad report to the It the executive naalnai nf HIT today the motions made by Wmundsia reference to the Samoaa treaty were ta whereupon Edmonds atated he de sired to be excused from farther on the foreign relatJQBi eommttti needed byevery Winter Jefgelycoaelatimg of lt Mat iad ealmel ceneei tke llw to become aMfiewd end tke blood of a OF TiDEil ALL TEE IfifiKPECTITE OF PAE WISHIS8 FDK A MEAL Strasge Flurry Among the Reportcn The Advantages et Pair Proposition for Com HAWKETZ CAPITOL ur DBS It was generally expected that after the flurry of yesterday the conference committees of the two parties would get together and formulate an agreement for a Nothing has been done in that The respec tive committees are awaiting caucus or and before long will get at the work All the irrespective of are tired of the deadlock and are anxious that something may be done o set them really at A on entering the senate is apt to be a little alarmed at he large yellow cards hung at the sides of the secretarys desk and the presi dents The first thought suggested is and surmises are made as to why the state doesnt provide some means of ridding the senate cham ber of danger from this dread dig But a closer inspection reveals hat the cards are perfectly harmless They are merely notices that the general rablic shall observe that the is n charge of that part of the house and anyone desiring anything therefrom must go to the proper source of inform ation for what is A little flurry was created in the re porters gallery inthe senate by the passage of the resolution granting them tationery to the amount of 1 per t is a wellknown fact that there are more reporters around than there are eats and a number who have not seats are laboring under the delusion that they oust have a place assigned them in order o draw As a consequence the outs of that opinion wanted a re assignment yesterday and made things ively for a little while after the adjourn ment of the No change will be and we will be found jefore at seat The advantages of the pairing agree ment which was talked of so plainly yes erday cannot be overestimated by the members of either It is not at all likely that Holbrook in his first psech really meant that the agreement n this regard should be set and us subsequent explanation of his poai ion in this regard was very much in f a rcr of continuing the arranzement until all hope of a compromise had been dissi The agreement originally cov red only cases of sickness of members r their but it has not by ixpress but by been ixtended to covered almost every case of for lolbrook was not there on he had nade no pair on going home to mt the committee looked the mat er and he was put on the list with a re mblican Undoubtedly there been numerous cases similar to this ne where a pair really was not et they have been and in dvantage taken of It is safe o say that neither party has any great esire to go back on an agreement which as so much good in it as this pairing and so long as the majcri of the house favors keeping it up aere will be no action taken toward re cinding The pioneer lawmakers drop in every nee in a while to see how things are oing on among the legislators of mod rn They dont like to see EO rach standing and say that when ley have their meeting here the latter art of the month they will have some ling to Ray about the methods of work which may start the wheels of the twen ythird general and if they are started the motion will be accelerated y the impulse On account of the fact that a number f tha reporter had no the custo ian of the canitol building was requested o furnish temporary desks for Soon after the session of the morning Representative of Ring introduced a resolution to the ffcct that a committee of one from each side be appointed to ascertain what mem era of the house would be willing to pen the sessions with prayer without prepare a roll of such members and have the same placed in le hands of the who shall call pon the members in such order as he ees The amendment was made that tie reporters be included in the invita but the amendment was lost by a ote of 34 to The resolution was OEt by a vote of 48 to After this diversion the roll call on ermanent speaker began again with the It resulted in a as all lie the vote standing Hamilton Wilson Only one more ballot was aken and then the house adjourned un til tomorrow In the meantime the conference committees of the two parties will get to work and try o formulate a The proposition for compromise which now under consideration in the conference committees is based as that if The provisions of that were as olio we The republicans to have the perma nent The opposition to have all the other The republicans to have the chair man of all the standing with the membership equally The opposition to have the chair nen and a majority of members of the nvestitrating In 1874 the great question of the legis ature wai in regard to republican mis and the investigation com mittees were of great As there is nothing of importance to investi gate this time the committee on repre sentative districts wffl be the bone of contention aad the democrats will work or that very During the day and evening the committees having the matter in charge were expected to be at and the sessions of the caucuses in the morning will have considerable weight in deUirming the time when the deadlock will break and the compromise bs All the memberi lay it can not IOWA Dnwcntt Ctata u WU1 IToct DEB dem ocrats aaim that Governor Boies wiH be inaugurated Thursday of next and say the deadlock will be broken before the end of this There is no linger eo much talk on either side about hang ing out all summer and the expressions Df a desire for a compromise have come quite frequently from both sides during tha last few There have been factions in the caucuses of both parties that have advised this for some but other factions have opposed The latter factions have now concluded that the deadlock has lasted long enough to convince the state that both parties are in and the hint dropped by Holbrook today in regard to declaring all pairs off and going in for a fight to the death has convinced many that the fight hap better be even if a compromise was So it seems that a break in the deadlock may reascably be upected in a few days and it is believed that the republicans will obtain the This plan may all be by a dis over some minor but such a result is hardly In regard to the committee on the sup pression of intemperance the democrats will not object seriously to the republi cans having control of as they do not apprehend that any important legislation upon that subject will come up this ses Consequently they will probably concede almost anything in the line of committees except that on apportion It seems quite probable that some such compromise as this will be agreed and in a few ELOPJS D WITH A Join Beanie aad FOKBUJB at Bock Special to THE the pas sengers in the chair car of the Rock Island train from Kansas City this morn ng were John Beattie and La bound for An officer arrested them and they were lodged in the lockup upon nformation furnished by the tele gram of the injured Mrs a Fountain is a good looking woman of Her husband is quite a numbsr of years her She is the nother of two children aged reBpective y four and two who she left o the care of her La fountain is a and Jeattie was employed by him and warded at his The woman says her husband was given to drink and was often unkind to She poured ler troubles into Beat tie8 ear and a vio ent affection for each other soon sprang up between Beattie is uncon cerned except for La Fountains while she is equally solicitous or his Her husband is ex tected here to reclaim DM the home thu morning a resolution providing for the opening the proceed ings with prayer imteed of call ing OB mimUten wte introduced but failed to be adopted after dig two ballota OB permanent speaker the home adjourned until to la the ewate tab afteraoon a committee ooeeistlag of Wool w aad Dargaa ap oa Gobble pre from the toaxamiae iato the matter of i for the flf eBlBeKBBlBfitlBnManl D1 i proved Stock Breeders association wu presented by Yale and then the senate CHBSXONB Short Mayor Fmnenn Found to in His Special to THB Ir The city conn il today concluded his investigation of layor Pattersons booka and accounts finding nine hundred and ninety dollars nd nineteen cents of the citys money ue from the An examination 3f the books of the State Savings bank howed four hundred and five dollars to he mayors four hundred being deposited since the opening of the inves In the inveatigation today he mayor denounced Alderman Vickers 3 a contamptable d ntd old aldermin addressed started for he mayor with blood in his But a policeman happened o ba in the The mayor in his defense explained ome irregularities aa and having slipped his A resolution wae passed just before adjournment de manding that the nine hundred and tinetycne dollars and nineteen cents be urned over by the mayor to the treas If this is not legal proceed ngs will be Public interest n the affair increases FOB PHIZES An Oratorical Contoil at Flaaaaat Correspondence of THB MT 5 Tae oratorical contest in the Iowa Wesleyan University or a place on the state took lace last The performers were as follows The Limits of Jr Mystery an Weir The Philosophy of Prog S Rogers The Maid of Or E Carter The New Philos Davidson The Destiny of he American fhejudeeson thought and composition 8 Tappan and The com mittee on delivery consisted of Mrs Woolson and Judge At the close of the evenings program he first honors were awarded to who hails from Massa chusetts the second honors to who is from Dea iloinea county and the third place to 3 of It is but just to say that there waa only a difference of onetwelfth in the marking for Rogers and All of the speakers showed conscientious ireparation and much The state oratorical contest will be leld here on the 27th of this Our young people are busy preparing for that Of HABD Miner Bveovm from tbe Dufl Optra Sioux if manager of the Grand opera appeared here Tuesday and sued out a writ of attachment on the property of the Duff Opera to secure a claim of The company wu billed to appear in Omaha Sunday but could not get through the western snow Blockade in and had to cancel Miners claim wai for expenditure for FfiOM Polk affirmed State m ap fromPage affirmed Enckson from CerroGordo reversed ap Agricultural Insurance com from Hamilton affirmed from Mas catma affirmed Story Chi Milwaukee and Paul Irom Clinton affirmed Lindsay Western Mutval Aid appel from Polk Mickley from Ply mouth ladaatrlal far Special to Taa DM Feb petition offered by Senator Gabble this afternoon o allow the commission appointed to in vestigate the industrial home for the ilind to exhibit articles of manufacture y such prompt recog tization and a room was readily granted or the purpose The commission has worked up an interest in the and it is certain that something im ortant will be done in the matter this Articles will at once be brought and when the members once see the object they will all more readily work for the passage of the Iowa Special to THB DBS Wellman United States superintendent of he Paris has notified lenry superintendent of public that he haa been awarded he gop medal on the exhibit he had at that The exhibit consisted f a full file of reports of Iowa ogether with the circulars and giving a fair exhibit of the manner of government pertaining to the itate department of public Iowa aad Tile DBS Iowa Brick and Tile association has been iu annual ession of An interesting meeting has been with a fair attendance of The association closed its session to All troubles over the expenses of he secretarys office were settled and he present waa elected v Fe Officiate it Special to TUB special Santa train carrying General Superintendent General Roadmwter Taylor and General Foreman of Bridges and Buildings arrived here thia afternoon and a general nspection of yards ajd buildings was They left for the west to Tie of SUM Mur 6 Typ the wife of Silas who was murdered in his meat shop by last is now a raving maniac as the result of mental caused by her husbands untimely Spatial to THB Peter residing aix mfln eaitofthii gave birth to lait two gidi and one All doing well By Can WfelM Special to THB man named while fell from a train at Weit Liberty left night Both legi were cut off and he died at three oclock IDA Ida county farmers in laarimi here maaimoaBT rabeefar BpuMil DBS court Pence M Brltlib Sold at Ipeolal to Tns English gyn licate has secured an option on four Du uque breweries for and will make the purchase if the prohibitory aw is They will be run to ompete with Milwaukee and Louis brewing Freight Cffleie to be Special to THB Saturday he Keokuk and Northwestern reight shops will be removed to The passenger department was moved to that city some months The auditing department will remain in by scaf oiding around the new steel stand pipe eing erected here broke Jack ang and Wilber Bardeen were precipi ated to the eightyfive iong was instantly killed and Bardeen s terribly lor Special to THB miners of his place held a large mass meeting on Jueaday evening and gave their unaa mous vote for Sullivan as their rep esentative at Dea Moines during the erm of the twentythird general aa A Fatal oeclal to THB morning AT hur Pugsley jumped from a fast train iere and was very seriously injured so much so that he cannot he lives at Carbaa and was on his way Special to Tni Brooks store and stock of general merchandise were burned at Hudson this The total losa is or partial y GLBNKS sion hotel burned early this Stephen a French was bad y A number of guests had very narrow escapes from being burned to Oscar or many years past professor of modern anguage in the University of died here letter received iere announces the death iu in of Countess Fanny ieata a sister of the John She was eightyfive years Arnica The best salve in the world for salt fever chapped chilblains coma and aQ skin and posi dvely cures or no pay It is guaranteed to give perfect satisfaction or money Price 85 cent per Fnr ule rlrne itorn STILL WAIST DEEP H Damage to BaQroad and Tele graph llaesAH Trains Blocked aad Mails from the Northern Pacific water s now believed to be at a standstill and further damage to merchants in the ity is The railway bridges are still in as there is a very trong The loss to the valley is Telegraphic communication with the east ia completely cut ex ept by way of Van Couver up to the anadian Pacific telegraph The aolation of Portland from the east dur ng the past three days waa caused by aadslidea along the Columbia ob trncting the track and destroying the oles and wires of the Oregon Railway and Kavigation companys Heavy nowson the Cascades division of the forthern Pacific prevented communica on by that The Southern Pacific nes to San Francisco have been blocked or three These obstructions closed every line of communication with except the Canadian Vo traina run out of here except to Ta the only other travel being by Columbia river WAIST water s apparently at a standstill thia after but is still up to tbe waist in front f the Pacific Poatal Telegraph A BELATED TRAIN North rn Pacific train due Sunday last ived here Tuesday Trains have ean delayed by drifting snows in tie Cascades begsa thawing yester DISMANTLED TELEGRAPH via the Western Union Telegraph company from lie far northwest indicate little improve ment in the telegraphic situation After the wires had been broken down y snow slides on the regular route to the company managed to get wire throneh Tacoma over tha Cascade division of the Northern Pacific nd thence down to Thia held only a short and reports thia morning are to the effect that a heavy wind storm on the Cascade division blew own many large pine breaking the wires and disorganizing the The flood in the Wilamette river at Portland also carried away tha cable of the com sny which was laid across making he break in connection more THE NOBTHERN PACIFIC Manager of the Northern Pacific elegrapha to the Associated Press from that the report tiat the Northern Pacific is in trouble is bsplutely The road including all ita blanches is open and all traina are Shipwrecked 6 British steamer which arrived yeaterday fter a tempestuous voyage of eighteen from brought sevan ship wrecked just half the number who sailed from New York January 6 n board the Norwegian ship Josephine or The others were The osedhine s cargo consised of fiftyfour housand barrels of Mere Ball the Philadelphia league ball club today filed in three bills in squity against Sanders and asking the court ii each case tc restrain the defendant from playing ball with any other club or organization in 1890 other than the plaintiffs Mexican CITY OF being the anniversary of the adoption of the of the it was observed u a national holiday and al the houses and government offices were Influenza is increasing here and is causing so many deaths that a sufficient number of hearses are not available to carry the dead to to day instituted a suit for criminal libe against Edward The warrant for Cauaghani arrest will be issued to The case grows out of matter written by OaQaghan during trouble with AH are entitled to the belt that their money will to every family should at a bottle of the belt family Syrup of Figs to cleanse the sys tem when costive or For tale IB 50c aad by all leading drag toaiffht stale HflOO worth of diamond and other Jen ewelryfromthe reaioemceof lifer to day refuses to pardon Michael one of the Chicago boodle lionen BOW In JoBet Wkea a Totac k flredbr he rararydoWt go off a enidemic of which there ia any from the week ending December 28 to ebruaryl deaths in Chicago may e attributed to thia Theper cent of increase in the death rate in that city since the appearance of the disease manifested A close estimate of the mortality in the northern tales from influenza so far given ia tea louiaad RAILROAD it JtoaK leiamd atocJt Belac Cable of lie Rock was questioned in re ard to the story in the morning hici declared the stock of that road being depressed by the order of its fficers so as to let the projectors of the elevated which is to be used for the aburban passenger traffic of Rock get into the city at low e said it was not as that 19 officers of toe road were engaged in manipulating its and it wag also ntrue that an elevated road above its racks waa in KEDTJCSD COKS BATES commissioners f transportation of Nebraska held an ther meeting with the managers of the Nebraska railroad lines thia with a view to securing a reduction in ates on They arrived at an agree ment this It stipulates a re action of ten per cent shall be made by le railroads from all pointa west of the Missouri river to making a minimum rate of twenty cents and a larimum of twentyfive cents per hnn red The railroad people agreed that the eduction of rates on a falling market ind in the presence of the visible supply argely in excess of immediate demands would stimulate the movement of corn and further depress the price in this mar They thought such action would e in opposition to the true interests of he Nebraska but with the un erstanding that the camera were not to e held responsible for the results they cceded to the The new ariffa will become operative February 15 IOWA MASON 6 un aual developments will occur ahortly in le running of the Icwa Central ho Stickney interests in the road seem D be forced to It ia rumored onight that the Milwaukee and Paul had got but a prominent fficiat was interviewed and would say othing further than that the two roads ere entering into an agreement which ould result mutually but that ach road would remain separate and Further developments are anx ously peclal to THB 6 exten shops of the Central Iowa road are oaed No work is being done n any of the It ia lit el that they will reopen partially ext but in the meantime a irge number of men are out of The cause is lack of work to run KSOKT7K AND the annual meeV ng of the stockholders of the Keokuk nd Western held here he following directors were elected Dewitt Philadelphia Can Benjamin John Qebhard aad New York HuKhea and John N Keo kuk AN ILLINOIS CENTRAL peotai 10 TUB ia rumored hat the Illmoia Central will before pring come into uosseaaion of the Diag nal from Oolwein to Kansas uch purchase would give the former a ood line of road to operate through owa to The confirmation of he rumor ia awaited here with Horrible of a ufatl Pa Poland rs nf Marsh a mining village on the Moaaage five mils north ast of thia obaerved the christen ng of a threeweeksold child of Andro Perilzo last In a drunken ca ousal that followed a coal oil lamp waa jverturned which resulted in the burn ng of ten double dwelling houses bo on gin g to the Mooaic Mountain Mining the burning to death of Mike a and the wife of Joe A Panhandle train cjllidsd this afternoon with another assenger one hundred and fifteen milts last of Engineer Martin and irejian Turner were but not The paasengers were greatly but none were Freight W reels ed ST freight rains collided at Yarmouth four miles east of this place last wreck ng about thirty Engineer John of the weat bound train waa killed and a number of train men seriously in BALiPOST The Outcome of an Attack on Ex President Clevelande in the libel suit of Dr Ball for against the New York Evening growing out of the preaideniai campaign of closed today and the council began summing Ball had attacked Clevelands peraonal character and the Post had paid ita to Ball for having done John Milbnrn first summed up for the He said it was to be regretted that the old feelings of 1884 were to be raked over by thia minister and hia greet for The actionwaa brought for the defamation of character to get when it appears the plaintiff has not suffered at all in either character or What an opportunity for a minister a be gracious and say that as the cam Dagn was passed he would let the matter But he must drag it into coun and rake up things painful to minister should not preach the goape one day in the week and play the part o t detective the other Attorney Moot for the prosecution began his speech this This is what you ought to in you must have to fully enjoj Thousands are searching for i and mourning because they find ir not Thousand upon thousands o dollars are spent annually by our people in the hope that they may attain this And yet it may be had by all We guarantee that Electric i used according to directions and the use persisted win bring you good diges tion and oust the demon Dyspepsia am install instead We recommend Electric Bitters for dyspepsia and an dis eases of stomach and Sold at 50e aad tLOO per bottle at Henrys Attor ney Parsons received a dispatch from stating that the man arrested there on suspicion of beinj wealed in this state for murder prom to be another person who is wanted ia White county Beach eeretaryof theboardof today issued hia quarterly report aad yearl He says the epidemic of so eaOed iaflaenza reached Deeem berttaadhas extended from the At laatfctothe Pacific and is far south as Central ipreadmgover a greater SBHinillBEDAMTWEIITIIIIEBIllUI Maay Others Severely marck aad the Emperor The Emperors dermaaa Well explosion oc curred today in the colliery at Abersyeh uin Three hundred miners were imprisoned and for several ours no communication could be had with An opening was finally af acted and at noon two hundred of them ere A number of takea ut were severely The rescuinc artiea are still searching for those re but it is feared it will be im oasible to save Up to four oclock this afternoonforty ead bodies had been taken from tha Fifty miners are still is not known whether they are dead r The owners ot the colliery ea mate that one hundred twenty per ons have lost their lives by the explo The cause of the explosion waa tha ooding of pita adjacent to that in which ho explosion thus forcing gaa nto the pit where work was in progress nd where it was the ad a tremendous being heard a mile The first party of rescuers rganized endeavored to penetrate the it through the old They got ar enough to ba able to see groups of But they could not reach lent and were compelled to y suffocating volumes of Upon IB first appearance ot the diminution ia he volume of smoke the rescuers went own the main They rescued a irge number of miners yet but all idly and they brought oat ity dead bodies nearly all so mutilated lat their identity is Tha ateat estimate of the dead is one hua red and 7OKBIOH Sold from tne Feb at Heimra of tho Cincinnati crematory nd Charles a paroled tave been arreated on the charge ol elling coffins from the After be corpse is burned there has been no urther use for the and it waa upposed they were also It now ranspirea that a regularlyorganized ang has been stealing the cnfflna and elling them secondhand to undertakers National stave National Stove Manufacturers association continued its annual session The report pj Secretary Thomas waa read and dia cuaaed and resolutions of respect for the ate John 8 the oldest member if the were The asaociation closed its convention o of waa elected president and Cham ot Dea Mew Yorae fair Feb 6 vote by which he worlds fair bil waa loat yesterday waa by unanimous re considered in the senate and the bil When the worlds fair bill waa received in the assembly from the senate aa a motion waa carried to nonconcur in the senate and a conference committee waa ap Democratic XseUea la Montaan 6 the adjourn ment of the senate yesterday eight dem ocrati incensed at the ruling of Lieutenant Governor in counting them took trains in different They said they were going beyond the state line to ge nut of the reach of the sergeantatanns Their continued absence will block al Salt With Its intense hot often iroften into painful and the little watery olten causes indescribable Hood3 Sarsaparilla has wonder ul power over thli It purifies the Iood and expels the and the skin without a Send for book eon iatning many statements of to 1 Elood Haas Heavy 8 BOW atorna In KANSAS Feb Associated Press dispatch from Kansas says a heavy snow storm is ia progress throughout the entire western portion o the So far travel has not been de Spreading n fire in the PeUibone by which four men were seriously burned i spreading aad the shafts have been sealed iae Jmry agreement o counsel the arguments on motions made on behalf of the alleged Cioaia jury bribers werepostponed until Honda NEW S ia the Mat ting factory of Joseph Weld in Brooklyn last night did about The less wsa covered by ia nervous nervooj bluei core by at Wrttafe Arag ernor Kerning wsa inaugurated to day Thia evening there waa a hrfiliaat recq tioa at the itate Haw Kbaaad Ham Carliilev preaideat oftheBaaki Oiiaeri aad the Bnipevcr Unl papers are filled ith incidents of the dinner given by rince Bismarck last After inner the company separated into three Around tho emperor were nce and Princess The em eror and the chancellor talked rhila the deputies present The mperor expressed his resolve to promote egislation for the benefit of the working and to advance their intereita nd also expressed hia intention to ap oint a commission to investigate their ondition and their He spoke of colonies and expressed regret that Germany did not posaeas the millions ot money and the vast fleets of eeaela that constituted the strength of Prince Bismarck talked of arious reforms to be instituted aad acetiously as one of to is intention to shift the burdens of the rusaian ministry upon young THE GEKMAN8 confirmation of ia Simoan tieaty by the United States fiords goneral satisfaction Count erbert Bismarck called upon Minister at the American thia and congratulations were ex THE BBGQABS Standards ierlin correspondent says the main par pose of the emperors decrees is to render ipcessary any exceptional antisocial egislatjon after the expiration of ho limit within which the present aw haa The correspondent saya he effect of the emperors decrees caa nly be compared to that produced by iewe of Prussian victories in 18M and in The empeior is apokea Df ca the beggars emperor aad n terms of similar The Lustmn press praises highly the noble aitiative but is sceptical as to the IUC cess of such a The Times Berlin correspondent be ievea the eemi official journals are cor ed in their statement that the chancel or acquiesces in the emperors socialistic and observes that Bismarck never cared a great deal for political consllt OFFICIALS TO SB DEALT 6 order han been if lued directing that the secretary aad others connected with the collapsed Sooiatedea Mataux be handed to the correctional police to be dealt ARBBaTHD ffOK Fab 6 a mer chant of Ruatchuk and formerly a Boa ion waa arrested for complicity u the Panitza He ia be ieved to be the agent through whom iuasian legation in Bucharest acted with the THE POPES BROTHER 19 Feb Cardinal brother to the is Happily Correspondence of THB at tha ipme of the brides at Dodga February by of Mias Hattie Thompson to Ralph of Mt Pleasant Hit son ia one of Henry countys ncceMftl Mies Thompson is one of Dea ilcinea countys fairest A large number of guests were a good many valuable presents After the ceremony and congra tulations all partook of a bountiful re past Many kind wishes go with isppy a Special to THB i six oclock this at the rnsfiTeaaay of the brides and Jacob A Johnsoav aad Misa Mollie Minaa Agues and of were among the invited guests ay JJUu Amtmt IB The business of the Equitable Ufa suranca Society for January neeeia which ismorethaafftOlk 000 exceu of the amount written K January of the previous Ita new business last year amounted tottltW The officers of tha compel state judging from the busiawa January and the condition of fhevL sgenciei tarongaont worldwl Is reasonable to expect that thai business for the present year wflti below YoihT February The proprietora of Salvation greatest cure on earth for a large reward if any certificate by them is not found Dick and Harry app with their but the people kaow Bulls Cough Syrnp too of father of werekQlediB tta train at Mateolmv with iiflji
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