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   Burlington Hawk-Eye (Newspaper) - April 26, 1890, Burlington, Iowa                                THE ESTABLISHED HAWK SATUKDAY PRICE 15 CENTS PBE HIKTEEH COITfilBill CHDiilEI ID IE SHIPPED Congress far the Belief of the Loaieiana fleet SufferersThe Railroad Graat Fotfeitan April Gen eral Miller informed the treasury depart under date of April that there are nineteen Chinamen in the custody of the United States marshal of Wash who were arrested and tried for coming into the United States in viola tion of the Chinese exclusion in accordance with a suggestion from the secre tary of that notwithstanding the pnsnmption that the Chinamen en tered the United States across the Brit ish that they be returned to China at government for the reason that the men could not be returned to British territory without payment of a head tax of ISO and even then might probably again evade the vigi lance of tbe United States officers and return to this Secretary Window has adopted the and has instructed the collector of customs at PortTownsend to eee that the men are returned to in the most economical by sailing or other bound direct for that country without touching at any American port en TBK LAKK BOfWNB hew against the b21 because it tfce republican caucus bill and ae Bland it was the worst bfll from the silver standpoint that had yet come tofonthe When the sub April 25 John the promoter of the scheme to open outlet for the flood of the Mississippi river through Lake from a point ten miles below New Or which he has been urging upon congresa for the past ten and oth ers interested with were given a hearing today by the senate committee on The bill authorizing Cap tain Cowdon and a sociates to proceed to work ia ponding before the commit and provides that they shall be paid 000 for every foot the flood level of the rivir shall be reduced by the the figures to be ascertained by a In cue the outlet shall not be Bucceseul in educing the flood no payment is to be made by the of the legislative committee of Knights of Labor and federation of labor advocated the Lake Borgne He said the levee system had cost over and that it was supported by an organi zation in thr states where the money was expended so strong as to prevent the agitation in that section of the coun try of any other Shultheis was re quested by Chairman Fry e to prepare and file a brief giving the names of en gineers who approved the outlet The committee then THM of Bill April The senate bill to authorize the sale of timber on the laniU reserved for the Menominee Indi ans in Wisconsin was placed on the cal The senate then resumed the consider ation of the railroad land forfeiture Ponding the discussion the senate took up nud pissed tue house joint resolution appropriating 000 for the relief of destitution in the district overflowed by the Mississippi river and its tribu The consideration of the land forfeit urn bill was then Call began his speech but soon slopped to make the complaint that he had but few he Raid if the peo ple could only look in and witness the scene in the senate chamber they would form an opinion that day was passing when senators were of any use in gov vernment of the He then re sumed the argument in explanation and advocacy of the amendment offered by him in the intermit of the settlers and railroad lands in George and Pasco also and the bill went over with ut action until Monday After the deliverance of eulogies on late Rep resentatifla of the senate Mltote is offend in the house Bl present as a counter proposition his free coinage ABUT It is generally expected that the death of General Crook wfll result in a chance of military division but Sec retary Proctor said today no changes would be made for at least two months It is understood the date of retirement of Brigadier General July has been fixed for the re arrangement of the principal and the preaent plan contemplates the transfer of Gen eral Howard to Chicago and General Milw to New giving Generals Merrill or Brooks command of the division of the TO BBDUCX Representative of in traduced in house a bill to reduce taxes by placing on the free lilt all im ported goods exchanged in foreign coun tries for farm any deficiency of revenue caused to be provided for by the levy of an income tax upon all in comes of two thousand dollars or up wards TO AID THE FLOOD The president signed the joint resolu tion cmnrress passed today appropriat ing 000 to enable the secretary of war to distribute rations for the relief of the destitute people in the district over fl 3 wed by the Mississippi and its tribu COMPULSORY EDUCATION FOB THE 15 DIANB The senate committee nn Indian af fairs favorably reported Vests bill to provide compulsory education f or Indian The bill makes it the duty of the secretary of the interior to establish an industrial boarding school in every Indian reservation where the population of adults exceeds five The bill does not apply to the five civilized tribes nor the Oaage Indians in the Indian ter UBGE THE FREE COINAGE OF Petitions were presented to the senate today by from the citizens of for the free coinage of sil and by from one hundred and thirtyfour citizens of New York for the same thingIn galls pre sented a protest from the citizens of Kansas against the passage of the Win dom silver IOWA solicitor of Pacific re ports the following patents granted last week to Iowa inventors Muscatine store service ap L G Atlantic wind W Stratford road Garden Grove bed clothes Osage running Dublin sig nal De Witt clothes N Tipton railway Eldora band cutter and feed Atlantic bench Creston TOO THE HTMTBI ffl THE SOOTBHI HOOD Railroad Tracks Re port a Belief Steasser Caataia tie Sufferers Texas of plainant B the FiMtHatioaalbaak of the part of was Tie he was used up ia ex nt livisg arrested and travagant livisg shorty He pleaded notgriltyandwashsMtortte superior GOVaRNOB THAYKBS CBU8ADB Cora Not April 25 Journal Bays Governor Thayer has begun a cru eade against the classification of corn at Chicago and other grain In a letter to Senator Paddock he urges that a government inspector be appointed to look after the Hie complaint ie based on the fact that Nebraska which ii known to be the finest corn in the is generally graded three and four instead of LABOB A BtrlfclBg Md April 25 The joint commit tee of the striking carpenters and of the new employers association have atked for a conference with the old employers association with a view to a settlement of the trouble as arranged for last President of the old says that the request will probably be granted tomorrow but no matter what the outcome of it is the old bosses will not recognize the Carpenters A KON UNION CABPKNTKB April Thomas a nonunion was assaulted this morning while on his way to work by half a dozen strikers and if not fatally BATOK Aprii steamer Dacotah has brought many people out of the flooded districts and much Around the new Texas many people preferred to saying the river was now The break in old Morgansya is at least six hundred feet and that in the grand levee one thousand feet wide and wash ing out Belief boats are pre paring to return to New as all people have been taken who desire to PA1UBS AT April rain ceased today aid the river has fallen three Portions of the streets which have been inundated twenyfour hours are now uncovered and the people are more hopeful THB FLOOD AT BATOK BATON April ends of the Martinez crevuse have been secured and a determined effort will be made to close The water is rapidly filling the country to the The peo ple of Crossetee and West Baton Rouge are as fast as possible taking their stock and cattle over to the hills for It is thought the highest places in the lat ter place will escape the The steamer Wheelock that has baen doing relief wotk around Horgansea has ar Her captain says We went as high as the mouth of the Red river in search of all that needed assistance we brought down a few people and The steamer Henry Marks pro ceeded down the Atchafalga but the peo ple there refused to leave their So far there has been no loss of life re ported and the damage in the overflowed districts at nd in the vicinity of Mor gaosea is confined almost exclusively to crops and THB CODPKE NEW April Times Democrat correspondent at Bayou Sara there are ten crevasses in the Pointe levee The wont ol these is the Fanny Rich where a vol ume of water 6 feet deep and 400 feet wide is pouring in and inundating so far as but great quantity of stock is The caevasse at New is fifteen hun dred feet wide and about cubic Feet of water per second is pouring through it into the low THE HIGHEST IN TWENTYEIGHT April river is now higher than at any time in the past twentyeight BED KIVKB BISIHG La April 25 up per Red river is rising rapidly on account of of heavy rains in All streams are banked full and very little more rater will flxd all the places not pro tected with TRINITY BTVBB OUT OP ITS river is out BTBIK1KG CABFEKTKBB DESTBOY UNION SON April SB the house of presented a memorial of the business men of Phil adelphia asking the aid of congress in There has been lias been learned no loss of THE KBTifBTEn BULMifl PfflCEEDS The Settlers Will to Ejected by Legal April Joseph of deUvend an address Thursday eveniae before the conference of the National Christian which is conference againit secret societies m the First Methodist church Two speakers preesded The TJsity of the Ancient Mysteries and Freemasonry the subject of David of the United Presbyterian Theological Tbe Thomas of the Eighth Presbyterian spoke on Mormon ism ss an Oath Bound The Cook among other If I am not mistaken there are two kinds of secret the guilt edged and the guilty The former all fuss and regalia and pewter dipped not merely in but those who are members of them are touched with The three great of the times are and Disloyal secret oaths run through all the worst kind of secret The solemn truth is that threequar ters of the public officials are members of secret and it has become es sential for the successful politician to have the support of these If it seems politically dangerous for any one to oppose these secret what will be the risk if we allow the system to grow until it attains its full heisjht penalty of is inflict ed upon a person who subscribes to a secret oath not authorized by Such laws should be adopted by all the com Pat away oaths and no secret societies will It is high time to carry that principle through all our I do not wish to attack any ones re I speak of the Roman Catholic religion with all due I am not here to discuss Jesuitism is a sword drawn of late to destroy our common school Its power is in its secret and at the present time the ma jority of all the Jesuits in the world are here It is only by disfranchising the oathbound voten that Americans can be A Mad Dogs WM CareerKsllrMt Matters deneral April 25 General Superintendent of the North western says it is the intention ofjthe road take possession of a tract of lai id one mile square for railroad pnr and that tha land they want is ex aeily that where the town of Fort Pierre This is the first official an Ucement of the companys intention kept in control of NATIONAL TBKPSBAHCC COH the company immediately set to by legal process to eject the set located Fort Pierre citi i claim they win fight the company k their are slim in as mmft1 ss company has Mulled all require i to obtain the title to the lands and the Sioux bill provides that they shall have it This action of the railroad will wipe out Fort which was recent ly chosen for the county and give that honor to the unsuccessful contestant located across the river from the closing exercises of our public and these exercises are well worthy of public attention and investi as they would be a credit and honor to say scJbola and community notice Bentley has returned from Montgomery left Monday night for of was in our city the Maud from near is visiting her sis in the Inez CollenandMn Back are visiting friends and relations Mu lock and of are in our city visiting Smith spent Tuesday in Mace spent Wednesday in Center Dawning iserecting a hand some east of Elam is also making some building BISXABlK AN BDIUHTM am SWEET WOKE 01 TW ITTulWA the winner must take all the Sullivan must have a bet of at least and not moie thaa OF A MAO of its banks and to night promises to reach the highest point recorded in many The rainfall has continued since yesterday and is the heaviest known here for The water is ankle deep in the streets and is ENORMOUS DAKAGS AT FOBT FOBT April 25 rains are reported throughout north and west Washouts are reported on many railroads and on some trains have been The big bridge near on the Texas and Fort Worth road was partially washed The freight houses in the northern part of this city are under as are also all the low No loss of life is reported but the damage to railroads and other property is the promotion of building to trade with foreign The petition of seventy dry goods commission houses and woolen manufac turers of New York city was presented asking for the passage of the bill classify ing worsteds with The bill was passed providing for a term court at on the first Monday in The committee on appropriations re ported a joint resolution appropriating for the relief destitute people in the districts overflowed by the Missis sippi and its tributaries The house then went into the commit tee of the whole on the legislative ap propriation On motion of of an amendment was adopted providing that hereafter every new application for ex amination before the civil service com mission shall be accompanied by a car tiflcate of an officer with the official seal attached of the county and state of which the applicant claims to be a On motion of of New an amendment was adopted pro viding for the actual travelling ex penses of the commiasion instead of the neoeasary travelling expenses M pro vided in the The appropriation for the office of di rector of the mint was taken With out completing its consideration the committee arose and the house took a April 25 situation of the carpenters strike is practically un everything appearing to de pend upon tomorrows joint conference between the new Boss Carpenters Coun cil and the Builders Nu merous deeds of violence on the part of strikers in various portions of the city are reported to In some instances the work done by nonunion men has been torn to pieces by subsequent raids of striking COKCBDKD AS INCREASE OF STACKS April The Journals Cheyenne special says the managers of the Tnion Pacific last night conceded an increase of wages for employes of the eastern divisions but could not agree as to the mountain All danger of a strike is thought to be BEFKBBED TO THI S0PKEME COUNCIL April The of the railway employes were referred to the supreme council of the railway employes federation the various companies having refuted to make the concessions The supreme council will arrive here on and after making a thorough A I LOUD of Bate mt ealaeo April cloud burst struck the city last lasting four hours and deluging the country to a depth of several The lost to prop erty will be heavy as the whole country is deluged and crops are The storm was the heaviest ever known in this Large washouts have occurred on all railroads in this vicinity and it will be several days before trains can The only life lost was that of a woman who died in the arms of the man who was carrying her from her which was surrounded by water several feet Op tae Maw April national con vention of all classes of antisaloon peo ple will be held in this city May 14 and The following call has been issued the representing every shade of antiliquor believe that the time has come for representative temperance people throughout the conn try to assemble together in to look into one anothers to com pare views to learn the whole ground of our and to erHrge that if by candid and friendly The saloon is still The fight ia still The liquor if ia still more aggres more destructive than We believe that the holding of such a convention is Hence we aek all state and national temper ance societies regardless of sex or poli and all churches and Sunday and other associations which hate tha to Bend representatives to a National Temperance to be held in New York May 14 and in the Broadway Tabernacle church William Mass meeting will be held in the evening and conferences will be held during the day sessions the day sessions beginning at 10 each We urge friends everywhere to take steps immediately to see that every sec tion of the country is fully Let this be both a national conference and a national mass meeting for the overthrow of the liquor Every person opposed to the saloon who will present himielf at the congress will be welcomed aa a Bun ASMMK Blttac Tsuw Special to Tan April Consider able excitement exists iu this county over the fact that a huge evident ly has bitten two men and a boy living near in this The victims are James Owen MilsUgeland a young son of Phillip For the past few days they have been at in Hancock ap plying a famous mad stone owned by T Orton to the The which has been successful in many adhered closely to the drawing off a great quantity of poisonous The health authorities of Fulton county here issued a warning to the peo ple that mad dogs are at Owners of dogs are warnei to muzzle or kill their dogs under It is thought much stock has been bitten by rabid ani JSAIUSOAD BlATXXBB ra Will Meet April In view of the re duction of 17 50 per car on live stock from transMissouri river points to Chi cago made by the Chicago and Bock Is land Chairman of the TransMissouri has issued notice permitting members of the asso ciation to meet the THK UNION PACIFIC April The preliminary statement of the Union Pacific road for March shows net earnings of an increase of HB VUwi OB SMUU Pioblmr April Herald to day publishes an interesting account of an interview with The prince said if in power he would aoi interfere with the workmen on May Neither would he display which would only increase the aggresiiyeness of the The antagonism between the employers and the employed was the natural law and necessity of human progress Pro gress would cease should men ever be come He dwelt upon the need of combating the victory of he would mean a govern Hepre deal of trouble He said the man who would yield to the preaent man ifestation was a and it was sometimes true benevolence to shed the blood of the riotious minority in the defense of the law abiding He declared May Day was not a danger ous The naming of tnu day for assault need not be It would be merely a sham fight like that of the Salvation A Pretty of Ball Worn em Its MentoKatx Makes Heme Bum Cmtest hy Brllllut Special to April Borlingtons arrived here at this morning and went to the ball park chock full of gin determined to get even with our boys for what they did to them Monday and Umpire Standifl called game at who took the put in Anderson and Bines as their while Webber and Hog reiver were in the points for the home a April sculling race for the championship of the world between Peter Kemp sad Neil Matterson took place today the Paramatta river and resulted test I victory for I Kemp took the lead at the start I kept it throughout the He forty lengths twentyone and thirteen A ment by the least dieted socialism would give a by WBJH0N Bavolt of ST A NEW FAST April three weeks the Northern Pacific railroad will put on a new train to the leaving here in the morning immediately after the arrival of the Chicago trains and re ducing the time from Chicago to the coast by eighteen The extra twin was rendered necessary by the in efficiency of the present arrangements for the heavy passenger traffic of the IOWA MANAGERS IN NEW April Francis April 25 conference of general managers of the Iowa lines was aeld here today to consider their course toward the joint rate bill passed by the last Iowa No conclusion was THE WESTERN RAILWAY BUESOS April It is an nounced that an English syndicate has purchased the Western railway for in This leaves Buenos Ayres a surplus of The finance minister says he is confident that with the suiplus the government will be April A captive clerk who was an employe of Emm Bey while Emin was at Wadeleh has made a sworn deposition before Mason Bey to the effect that the revolt of Bains forces wag solely due to the discovery of Emins plans to surrender his province to the according to the clerks Rent three messengers to the Mahdi offering to bat they were seized and stopped by Emms offi The revolt followed this Mason Bey considers the statement cred FIVE FOUNDS April The trial of the action for brought by George Augustus Sala against the char has resulted in a verdict of five pounds damages for the THE FBANCODAHOHIAN April 25 from Kotonau says the Dahomians have ad vanced and occupied a position only one kilometre from Parto The war ship Mesange landed fifty men to rein force the French THE LAW OF 1874 BERLIN April 25 has sanctioned the abrogation of the law of 1874 by which priests who failed to com ply with the May laws rendered them selves liable to imprisonment and banish WORKMEN DEMONSTRATIONS TO BE The police of Hamburg and will prohibit all demonstrations by workmen on May BUIN PASHA STARTS FOR THE April 25 Emin Pasha started for the interior with six hundred five German officers and a large It was a great game of ball to onehanded pickups and run ning catches being the order of the The won the on its merits but had to work a great deal harder than they did at Cedar Rapids cr sad we are well satisfied with the result cf todays The battery was lighter on both the only batters who managed to get more than one hit being Sharp and the former getting two singles and a double and the latter two doubles and one Katz made the longest hit of the season sending the ball far over the right field fence and into the river netting him a home About four hundred people braved the cold and sat shivering and stamping their feet all through the but not a person left his or her seat until the last man was retired which was just one hour and threequarters after the game The features of the game was the general playing of the BinesCatching being most noteworthy and the batting of Anderson and Ottumwa plays at Burlington tomor Clayton1 LTTTLK April investigation com mission examined about seventyfive wit nesses nearly all of whom The latter testified they the straight republican ticket containing the name of John Clayton as candi date for A majority of ne who testified were unable to read and could not tell whether the tickets wn them were the ones they voted or not They were of having voted for IB very few the ballots showed they voted for In this state the number ia written on tha ticket correipoadiag to the number opposite the name of the vo ter in the poll and it ia very easy to identify the ticket cast by each In nearly all cases where the negro was unable to read the ballot produced 1 straight democratic BurUuton I Ottumwa 1 0030100 xK 3 Base Burlington Ottumwa Burlington Ottumwa of ISM H1TIOSAL Boiton PhiladelDb Pittsburs Chid Cincinnati Brooklyn AMERICAS B ocheiter 4 S 698 439 PLATBBS Hew WISTCRN DOS Minneapolis Sioux 500 400 body of Nubian HBK GKAVJiS the of Speolal to TBI H twxB ILL April In April Chica go Base Buffalo Chicago Bo Halo Chicago Keefe and Baldwin and Knight and April Pittsburg able to control currency is at 140 Gold Ncrowly FOBT April a six year old son of David fell from a byrge near the bridge yesterday and was drawn below the barge by the strong current Charles George Stewart and John Ireland all jumped into the water and Storms dived and brought up the little who was almost He remained uncncseious for sometime but by rolling and giving proper treatment he soon came Cook and Lady Cook Tennie Cloftin and John Biddulph Martin and wife Victoria Woodhull arrived on the steamer Trave Iu an interview this evening Martin said the object of their visit was to establish two one in New York and one in to be used in connection with the banking house of Cook of The new value ia an extension of the AngleAmerican company in which they are Martin said Lady Ccok and herself would found two one in New Tork and one in for the prevention of crime where children could be taught to abho all that is evil ia KllUM M April Whfle a will announce their decision and the men I laborer employed on the Rio Grande will act I railroad construction near wss gyreni sticks of giant April carrier of William Kemmler is gradually approach ing a termination and nothing but re spite from the governor can save him from a terrible experiment next He fully realizes the position and intends to meet the fate The ar rangements for the final act ia the tragedy an substantially Warden Dnrston has not divulged the day of execution hut good gneisen name the middle of the week as tbe Banvaalzn at Iowa City Avpolate Speolal to Tax IOWA April 25 board of regents of the state university met here thia It is their first meeting since the new members were elected by the legislature this last Thomas one of the holdover lent in his resignation and Carroll Wright was appointed to fill the vacancy until the next meeting of the legislature The board is now composed as follows First H Burrell second dis Richardson third district Alphonse Matthews fourth Alonzo Abernethy fifth Rich sixth Swalm seventh Carroll Wright eighth Btanton nineth J McConnell tenth Osborn eleventh Charles Whiting Governor Boies and States Snperinteddent board reorganized and the follow ST April The Central Illinois Millers association has adopted resolutions favoring the passage of the Butterworth antioption bill now pend ing in Bpeeial 10 TBB April The Bloomfleld Democrat will change its ed as it was aold yesterday to the MeConneU who wfll take charge of it the 1st of The people of Bloom field are glad to welcome them to their town and trust that they may be iuc osMful to the extent that democracy de The house at its evenini thirty private pension bills sad sd IV U BTOW A April pnei dent has signed the worlds fair bflL April of secretary and manager of the Jenney Electric Light and Foww was arrested hen last Bight for arraigned in court today charged with wing a fugitive from He was committed to await the arrival of requisition an explosion occurred which threw several men some distance from the One was another can not live and several others were slightly Diw April lumbermen while crossing the rapids on Otter river in a canoe this morning were Ten reached but two were Haw BSMKM i Bpeeial to Taa April 26 Northwest ern Gun association held its regular Warsaw and Macomb wen present Although the day was raw and tha wind average good scorea wen A number of handsome prizes and trophies wen contended for The tournaments will be held regularly dur ing the summer It is vary isaportaat a this age of vast April Doraa Wright one of the largest bucket shops in tulpended rayaMBt Neither of the partners an in the At the office of the con cern the employ es stated no one then had any authority to speak oa the mat At the office of later ia the day tha reports of suspension wen denied and it was stated one of the firm now out of the city wss oa his way to New York sad would take charge of the aSain here On the street it WM rumored tha firm had beea hart ia the recent advance ia stocks but I ial hoped to poll allegedly KASHAS April Reports from Kansas state that a heavy fall of rain has occurred in that state in the psst three or four Farmers express Buildings and Collegiate Stan DentalStan toi Pharmacy the morning theteKds exammedthe cemetery near this city ia the following remarkable epitaph on a rather stately monument Christtanla wife of Peter Bom The remarkable thing about it is the fact that thia epitath does sot tell when this born more than one hundred years The explanation ia that she is not but resides ithis town aud is as well and chipper as most women aged The monument has been awaiting the death of the lady whose name it bears for many and in all probability will continue to do so until the old lady is a number of years past one April This was the last day of the confederation of womens Clymer caused to be read a telegram from John and Wallace volunteerine co operation of the womens department of the Chicago Worlds Fair Association Charlotte of New was elected president for the en suing year May Wright of vicepresident J Croley Jenny June was made recording Miss Mary of Tennessee corresponding sec retary Phoebe wife of Sen ator of Cleveland Base Pittsburg Cleveland Pittsburg Cleve land 3 Staler and Gruber and Mat thews and April 25 York game postponed on account of April delphia game postponed on account of Natlraal April 1 Cincinnati Base Pittsburg Cincinnati Pittaburg Cin cinnati Schmidt and Foreman and Zsch April Chicago Base Cleveland Chicago 8 Cleveland Chi cago 2 Beatin and Hutchinson and Mc April York game postponed on account of April 25 delphia game postpone 1 on account of SOMX OLD of Mtm Out WMra We had stopped for a few minutes at an inn in a lonely part of a wild moor land When we got on the way he A laughable thing oc curred there a few years I begged to hear the and he nar rated as the old man who kept the inn was one night about closing then arrived a coachandpair and deposited an old gentleman and his or his sec at the It Waa a very un usual thing to have visitors of this and the oLl innkeeper was quite he showed his guests into hie beat lighted a and asked what he could get for The old gentle who seemed to be very particular about his thereupon ordered the only thiiig he could have upon so short a chickens and boiled Away went Boniface to and in due course produced a supper fit for The old gentleman rubbed his hands with observing that good eating called for good drink desired tn be informed what wine his hoat had to The worthy innkeeper shook his head and said he had none at all there was no demand for such liquor in those The elderly gueafs coun tenance and he looked greatly The landlord left the bat presently putting his head in at the I wasnt just right in saying there was no wine ac all in the There is some down in the but if a been lying there so long over thirty Im afeard you wouldnt like to tackle The old gentleman put down his knife and and made aa if he was thinking seriowly then he said seeing there was noth ing else in the drinkable line in the he thought they would try a U turned out to be a flue old crusted port and before they went to bed the gentle men disposed of several When ia the morning they came to they found the innkeeper had charged them just t nir shillings for Every week After that the twain drove over from and drank a couple of bottles of iho port and thia they con to do until the cellar was Then the old gentleman bade the worthy innkeeper slipped a couple of sovereigns into his and I would have continued to visit thy house till the day of judgment if thy wine had only held out Women April the American Association games were postponed to day on account of WMMra April Milwaukee Des Moines sctknon the locations wss deferred till later in the AH BneebU to TBB DM Aprfl aoditor tern Kaassa state the heaviest aw iBTMttsBtiM Jaaai April com mittee appointed to investigateJudge Bookstavers in connection with the Flack divorce made two reports The majority find the testimony and evidence not sufficient to satisfy them and that Judge Bookstaver had a guilty knowledge of the conspiracy to obtain a fraudulent The ma jority says whether or not Judge Book stsver wss a party to the criminal con his sets constitute a reck less and wanton violation of the the constitutional oath of office and his offi cial and the judge should be placed on trial before a court of impeachment MarMr SaleMa April after midnight Daniel proprietor of the Union made an attempt to murder his wife and then shot and killed The wife will probably Rittmann wss intoxicated when he re Special to TBB April Dnbuque beat Waterloo 30 to 6 ia six THX Para April First Half mile Salisbury Blue Rock Homeopathy third Second Six and a half furlongs Kenwood Architect Bessie K third Third Mile and onesixteenth King Volt Sflleck Maggie third Fourth Threefourths of a mile Young Duke Gloster Esau third Fifth Five and a half furlongs Zulu Moonstone Mattie Loorim third Sixth One mile Sparkling Idle Prodigal third Seventh Race Fiveeights of a mile Caaito Wageaer Eclipse Terrifler third WITH A a nghtat Detroit A woman running an elevator is rather an unusual but there is an institu tion ia this city which contains several hundred and its elevator is run entirely by There is co partic ular one to do but each member of the household is capable of performing the The elevator is in Marys Hos and the sisters run it with perfect A lad who went up in it one day aaid to sister Mary Frances I should think you would be to run the Afraid of what asked the good sis aa ahe ran the ropes smoothly through her white of such a It must be very I ought to be able to do what a tea yeorold boy answered Sister Mary Frances a aa she opened a door and let her visitor out just like any elevator HAWKEYS CEXAP BrNDDts Johnson county farmers are establishing a binding twine factory at Iowa Twine will be put on the market at 11 cents per ABBOB Day was cele brated yesterday by the school children throughout the Many valuable trees and shrubs were planted with beau tiful and instructive Burro PARKThe seventh annual aoason of the Mississippi Rapids Bluff Park association will benin July and close August Specially inter esting programs have been srrsagsd for the coming A CoMPOsmws Idaline a former compositor on the Oaage has been appointed a foreign missionary and assigned to tha central Turkish with headquar ters at LKB COUNTY generally thought that the pioaaan wfll celebrate their semicentennial anniver sary at Fort oa theeomiag Fourth of this celebration to be ia connection with a general oaa that tha people of Fort Madison propose to ar Thay are trying to ssean John of M the principle orator of tha oeeaskns THB LABDLOBD the niinois Ceatni editors holders as well as on ThesUte this source saonnts to BttU SSCAO HOBU Eriek Mr April At the the taper whose ran sale at belto MMd today the oalabnted Medical to te obeenri of Usdsalh Btecktmrn Jackson for party the OBMlSBMlMWIIMSMSBSmi the same tot Jsil here for Brooks sad April James Gra a clerk in the insurance department of the Pennsylvania wss com mined today to answer a charge of em Gambling and fast com pany wen the nervous mm j DIMS curea Samples free at tf Haw April grand Issed the complaint of sde by Bernard Martin against Godkk editor of the Evening Post At deputy sheriff of kssbeenmissng since Monday sad it is mow stated that his accounts am short April evening among the settooe at the Bay State Athletic dub rooms was ou between Janus Fallon and John both of Murray 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