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Burlington Hawk Eye (Newspaper) - May 4, 1890, Burlington, Iowa THE BURLINGTON HAWKEYE. Established: Juke, 1839.] BUSI Sa*T/ "J? -JL DWA, SUNDay MOENING, MAY 4, 189a~JfilGHT FAMm [Price: 15 Cents pee Week. Hum I been assigned for the consideration of business from    the committee on! I judiciary. The house then went into committee of the whole on the diplo-I matic and cot eular appropriation bill. AIL IS NOT LOST. Olar form of inlets^. J**®”®*1**1*1*! such safeguards and    fions    * as to keep it within ti*    clla®‘    | ne!. If brought ^ IfiSfS*?**? trouble afatd end not*.    ..    .    The ‘‘STO YOUDAMJNG!” BEC! EDDDEVLT FIPHEB HAI After eloeg debits the committee roae | FRlEHOS OF FBOHIBITIflH HATE LITTLE IO I republican petty is    '    THE    IABIOTCEIT    IMI    OF    BUILHBHffl’8 I it can well afford to caWL    *»g iota DEPOT AT VASH1RBT0I. and the bill was passed. The joint resolution was passed ap-[ propriating ti,OOO.OOO for the government improvements on the Mississippi j mi FAOI IBE LIQUOR DECi&IOI. cf “ism” on its back, *»? fcT®n **1* it stand as the exponent^ )F .411(1 champion of the right, disfiflti^® J® still the The Steamship Sob-tidy Bill in the Sen-1river from tlie bead of the pastes to the Erroneous Ideas at First Developed I better part of valor, sad defeat means ■ t_ .. . a,.. _r— — ‘still worse condition » Dwue with. ate - The House Session—Mc Comas* Anti-Gerrymandering Bill— Washington News. Washington, May 3.—Senator Jones B Beck, of Kentucky, dropped dead at the B iliimore and Potomac station at four o’clock this afternoon. He had juit arrived from New York, accompanied by his daughter, Mrs. Goodloe, wife of Major Giodloe, of the United States Marino Corps. He got off the train with the rest of the passengers and walked with his daughter the entire length of the platform and through the gate lead* ing to ihe station proper. He seemed to walk with effort arid to breathe with labor, but these symtoms were usual accompaniments of exertion with him for some months past. After passing into the station the senator and his daughter stopped and were joined by bis private secretary who had brought a carriage to take them home. A few words were exchanged with regard to the care of the baggage, when the senator suddenly turned pale, aid with the remark “I feel dizzy” fell into the arms of his companions. They could not support his weight and he dropped to the floor where he swooned away. Willing hands were numerous, and the limp and help leas body was borne into the cfflce of the station master, about twenty feet away. When the physicians arrived there was nothing for them to do except examine the body and determine the cause of death. A superficial examination only was possible at the time, but was sufficient to satisfy the physicians that death had resulted from paralysis of the heart. Tho news was telegraphed to the capitol and subsequently spread to all sections of the city. Representatives Breckinridge, C truth, Stone and others of the Kentucky congressional delega tion repaired to the station at once and arranged for the removal of the remains to a more suitable place. Sen a* or Beck has not been regular in attendance upon the sessions of the senate for two years, and was in his seat but a few times in this congress. The last legislation of general importance with which he was connected was the “under valuation bill'’ which passed the Banate in March, 18S8 He worked on that measure with constant devotion, says Senator A liaon, who was associated with him, until it was disposed of. One morning shortly afterwards he came into tho room of the committee saying he had been sick the night before and was not then feeling well. That was the first, time he had been known to be sick. From that time forward he was never a well man again- During the debate on the senate substitute for the Mills bill he was not able to take part and his absence was a great loss to the democratic ranks. He was not able to be present at the opening of the special se3 iion of tho senate in March, 1889, and was sworn in by President Pro Tem logalls some days afterwards. He has visited the capitol occasionally since the opening of tho fifty first congress, but took no part in the proceedings, except to vote. His last appearance in the chamber was on the day the case of the new Montana senators, Banders and Powers, was settled. Senator Beck wrs greatly beloved by the employes of the senate for his uniform kindness and courtesy, and his active interest in their welfare. James B. Back, of Lexington, Kentucky, was born in Dumfriesshire, Boot-land, February 13. 1822; received an academic education in Scotland; graduated as a lawyer at the Transyl vania University, Lexington, Kentucky, in March, 1846, and practiced there, never holding any office until elected representative in the fortieth, forty-first, forty second and forty-third congresse; declined a re election as representative: was elected to tho United States senate ag a democrat to succeed John W S iPv^ngon, democrat; took hie seat March 5 1877, and was re-elected in 1683 and 1888 His term of service would have expired March 3.1895. The body of Senator Back was re moved from the station to the house of Representative Breckenridge of Ken tucky. No arrangements have as yet been made for the funeral. Major and Mrs. G jodloe, son-in-law and daughter of Senator Beck have expressed their willingness to leave all the arrau gear eats for the funeral in the hands of the Ken tucky delegation. mouth of the Ohio river—tach sum to be I immediately available The conference reports of public] building bills for buildings at Ashland, Wisconsin, (limb; $100 000) and Cedar] Rapids, Iowa, (limit $150,000) were] agreed to. The conference report on the Oklahoma town site bill was presented, but j no action taken, and the house adjourned. _ A HUR BICA NS IN XXX AS. Now Give Place to a Reasonable View of the Decision—What Should he Done. Williamsport Badly Dsmsllaksd and Two People Killed, Williamsport, Tex, May 3 — A hurricane struck here at 12:30 to-day and every house in town was more or less damaged Two persons were killed out right and several injured, one fatally. The Methodist church and the public school building were completely demolished, while a number of stores and residences were blown down and nearly all the business houses unroofed and the goods badly damaged The hurricane also visited Met quite, Thornton, Terrell and other points in its track, doing great damage. BIOTIN e AT B ABC JC LON A. Let us be    wise The p**F    proven the only way    to deal with fci j Qu®stion is on such a plan that our sell meaning and moral fellow citizinais democratic party can co-operate wit* tis and we with Special Correspondence of Tm Hawk-Eye. I them, without infra gi»I ®Pon our Party Db* Moines M»y8-Tbe put week loyalty, which m«ey w»»a“wetly so ,    ,    ,    I    ■ arrprl u    thnir nttnntlN    XTSCCCl again has been rather an eventful one all over the country, and many are the incidents and occurrences which were c owded into the last days of that willful month MJI PiTCHEE WIES AI0THE1 BAD. He Was Admirably Supported by Fuller—Terrific Batting by the Bnr-liugteas Piled Up the Rum-Quiaej’s Great Fielding. “Steve, you darling I’* sacred as their patriotic fiwea again I Tbe.r8 w“1 delicious gurgle of exults-in the ce* 8 pool of politics the better cie- |Uon ln the musical voice. Bushman men! of society are at • decided disad* I had lined ont a three-bagger and was b“e    Tk™ Tone of April.    Now Miy is here    and    bring. I    “d    .Moi- to    M with its early    days    that    first    touch    of 180me hope that something may be done I reach home    and    give    the visitors the to giee tutu    lend on wen    inning,.    “Strike’em out their police regulations Waimea, iowa J    ,    . - ..    “__, republicans should not act hastily. J ^    • cried the crowd. Many are the thoughts which should I bis wood right arm. suggest themselves before action is I Skip! Flip! Zip! taken. That the liquor totereat. nut sot I The better .railed feebly end gain any further asMndecy in Iowa I,    a    iJL* is a platform upon which every true cit-1    Again the arm was bent. Tfeonisadi «f Striker* Assembl* aid I ars Fired Ups* by tbs Military. Barcelona, May 8.—Riotous strikers held complete posses*ion of this city yesterday for a time. Plscarda have been scattered broadcast urging the strikers to pillage the city. Mounted police charged the rioters, but the latter resisted and attacked the police, finally compelling them to retire In the evening three regiments arrived in the city and the governor issued a proclamation threatening death to any of the strikers who interfered with any men willing to work. The mob became cowed at the firm attitude of the authorities and the presence of the military and slowly dispersed. At noon to day, notwithstanding the fear that further trouble was imminent, the public market was opened as usual and a number of workmen went back to their employment this morning. Anarchists are actively engaged in attempting to foment I trouble aid they have called meetings for Sunday. They declare that the time has arrived for the beginning of a social revolution. The strikers thiB evening have again assumed a threatening attitude and more trouble is feared. Midnight.—The strikers assembled in thousands. Troops enaeavored to disperse them, but were met with stout resistance. Some revolver shots were fired at the soldiers, who replied with a volley. The mob was then charged and scattered at the point of the bayonet. Three were shot and seriously wounded. Many arrests were made._____ OKNXBAL FO UNION NIWA Bater* General Boulanger Will Not to JTrane* at Present. London, May 8—Boulanger was interviewed to-night at the hotel on the isle of Jersey He said he had no intention of returning to France at present. STRIKE TROUBLES IN PABIS. Paris May 3 —Marquis DeMores has been liberated. Forty men who were] arrested for disorderly conduct during j the labor demonstration have been sentenced to imprisonment varying from one week to three months. THE SENATE. Th* Stsamvlilp Subsidy Bill—Senator Bee*’* Death Announesd Washington, May 3 —Id the senate Mr. F.ye, from the committee on com alerce said he was instructed by that committee to report two important bil’s The first one was to place the American merchant marine, engaged in foreign trade on an equality with that of other nations This, he proceeded to say, is the bill known as the shipping league tonnage bill. The other bill is to provide for an ocean mail service between the United States and foreign states, and to promote commerce. The two bills were read the first and second times and placed on the calendar Mr. Vest, as a member of the commit tee on commerce, dissented from the re port of the ms j ority and said so long as the present system of legislation, discouraging commerce with foreign nations, continue d, we cannot bring about by subsidies what we are systematically endeavoring to prevent. Mr. Coke also dissented, but did not give his reasons. A number of bills were passed, among them: Banate bill for the relief of Na thaniel McKay and the executors of Donald McKay; senate bill to amend the preemption and homestead laws (pro Tiding for the selection of lands for edu notional purposes in lieu of those appro priated for other purposes); senate bill appropriating $5,000 for a farm for la dian training school at Pierre, S. D senate bill constituting Cairo, 111., as a post of delivery iu the district of New Orleans; senate bill amending the act to constitute Lincoln, Nebraska, a post of delivery. At a quarter past four Mr. Harris interrupted the proceedings and had read a bulletin announcing the death of Sen ator Beck. He moved an adjournment which was agreed to, and the senators and officials gathered around Harris ex pressing to each other tine ire sorrow at the sudden death of a man so much loved and respected. A Farmin’ Alii**** 1k Tremble. New Orleans May 3 —A Picayune’s Austin, Texas, special says: “The Farmers’ Alliance of Texas is in trouble aud some sensational developments are ru mored. In 1887 the leaders organized at Dallas an exchange with a capital of half a million, the stock being taken by subordinate lodges. The exchange lasted about two years, during which time it is alleged nearly a quarter of a million dollars were Equandered and there is nothing to show for it but about $40,000 worth of property. The farmers who contributed the money are anxious to have an investigation and will insti tute suit to recover certain property in Dallas now occupied as the alliance and commercial agency." The (Jayton Iavsatlgnfla* Little Rock, May 8 —The proceedings of the Clayton-BrecUnridge inves ligation committee to-day were very sensational. James Bater, the man sup posed to have discovered the murderer of Clayton, told abDut the same story, im pleating Thomas Hooper as the mur derer, that was contained in the report telegraphed from L ls Angeles. To-night James Hooper corroborated much cf the evidence given by Sater. Daring Mrs. Hooper’s examination she denied ever having heard or met Sater. This afternoon, her son, in the presence of Governor Bagle and others, saw Sater, and called him by name. They con versed sometime about their mutual acquaintance in Lib Angeles where the Hoopers and Eaters had lived in the same house. Goddard is ay Bat Basic* Chicago, May 8 —It is probable the resignation of J F. G iddard, third vice president of the Santa Fe, will be with drawn. It has certainlv not been ac cepted and President Manuel, who is in the city now. said he believed Goddard would hereafter receive the respect due his position and have no cause for dis satisfaction on that score. Dssll a Fatal Blaw la a Q Barrat. Coldwater, Kaa , May 3 —Dr. Prichard and S M. Miles, an attorney, met at a crossing yesterday and engaged in a quarrel, which resulted in Miles hitting Prichard over the head with a revolver, felling him to the ground. Prichard died yesterday afternoon. Miles fled from town, and at a late hour had not been captured._ Murdered la Their Beds. Baltimore, May 3.—Mrs. Sarah Blaney, a widow aged 77, and her daughter Caroline, were found murdered in their beds this morning. Their skulls were crushed in with a blunt instrument William Blaney, a grandson of the old lady, has been arrested on suspicion. Robbery is thought to have bean the motive for the crime._ Th* Lad! sa DallcfelM The pleasant effect and the safety with which ladies liquid fruit laxative, Sirup the summer’s coming warmth which makes us all feel so lazy, and when we lounge around and stretch ont beneath the shade of some budding maple tree, or inhale the sweet perfume of the ap pie blossom, we complain of spring fever, and catch the “rumatiz." There are times when writing is rather hard work, and when the eye leads the brain to a rather fitful flittering from one sub jectto another. A bright spring day with the flowers just peeping from the mother earth, the little birds out courting, the sunshine so bright, the air so cud and saying to you “come outside," ll are conditions to make a task, otherwise a recreation, rather a burden, and bring ere you know it the words “O botheration" to the lips. But enough of this. I started out to say something of the various important things which have taken their places on the pages of history the past week, and have wandered off myself. la tho first place perhaps nothing has ever occurred in the annals of attempted restraint of the liquor selling of this country which is as important and as far reaching as the decision of the United States in the ease which was appealed to that tribunal, and in which the decision of Iowa jurists of no mean ability was overruled and reversed. What will be the affect and what will be the further policy of the prohibitionists, nr what will be the political phase of the liquor question cow, are all inquiries which when asked bring forth an array of answers as varied and as numerous as the tints of ribbon found in large dry goods stores. Does it mean the death knell of prohibition? In the camps of the ultra prohibitionists and those whose zeal has carried them to the extreme end of the lane there is consternation and dismay. Now for congress, is their cry, and national prohibition is their war cry, but, alas, they do not recognize how hopelessly they are in the minority, and that the only certain way of adopting this method is by slowly educating the masses to the necessity, for their own benefit, and that of prosterity of leaving all liquors alone When the moral tone of the whole country hes such a ring, there will be no trouble about prohibition Some of our good people throw up their hands and cry “all is lost, prohibition is dead." Others, again, cry “now for license; that’s the only way to control the liquor traffic." During the few days after the news of the decision was published to the world every elector thought it his bounden duty to say something upon the subject, and many were the able, inter esting columns written upon the spur of the moment. What are the facts. Simp ly this. Congress alone has the right to regulate interstate commerce and the consumption of I quor bought out of the state by individuals can not be stopped by ' state police regulations. The great goal to be reached by the prohibitory statutes upon our law books was the banishment from without the borders of 'our great state that curse of civilization, the gilded saloon. It has in some measure accomplished this, and to the minds of eome the thought is sug Rested that now as the supreme court has shown a legal way in which the drinker can get what he believes neces Bary to his existence, there will be no longer any implied excuse for the exist ance of the little “hole in the wall or the boot legger " The liquor must remain in the original package Of course this can be a pint flask; but to ship a carload of pint flasks, as some of our papers fear, and all to be in “original packages in a test case, the supreme court would de cid a a'that point), would raise the price of the much desired product considerable, and those who it is most necetsary to protect from the evils arising from indulgence in spirits would not have the cash to spend in that way Again, an agent is the only ooe who can deliver the goods other than when it is shipped direct to the consumer. The law definitions, etc., of agency are pretty broad, but yet one who has liquor shipped to him direct without some knowledge as to who it is to be delivered to is hardly an agent within the meaning of the law. Again, it is doubtful if, unless his sales were made in the name of the foreign merchants he would be, properly speaking, an agent." AI is not lost, my brethren, and if the fair minded 8tephie bent sat izen can and should stand- There should be no uncertainty about that. But, when, how and where strike? Let us not rush into the fight again without first knowing how many streams we have to cross, how many miles we must travel and how we can protect our rear and not be separated from our bale of supplies On last Sunday it chanced to ba my lot to be standiog near the upper end of the road to Graceland cemetery at Chicago. I was on the extension to Clark street, and every half hour, yes, tv an more frequently, the funeral corteges would return, after leaving the dead within But alas, I wish I could leave unsaid the fact, that two-tbirds of them itopDed at the first, second, third or twentieth saloon and had a drink. Drinking, saloons are bad enough, but in such a place, at such a time. God grant the day may never come in Iowa, when you can count three hearses and ten carriages stopping in front of a saloon or liquor depot and hear through the curtained and closed doors the clink of glasses and the boisterous laughter of the inmates. I do not say the mourners, I cannot speak as to that. I was in a strange place and knew none, but I became interested, even in the vices of others, and in the two hours and over in which I watched and investigated this spectacle I saw enough to Bizz! Whizz! Bizz! Amidst the yell that arose from the the auditorium came the exquisite mur mer above recorded. Could Stephen have heard it and noted the sparkling eyes, the parted lips and -the flushed, eager face, his usefulness as a pitcher would have been clean gone for the remainder of the game. But the fair one referred to was not the only person who was completely carried away by the beautiful work of Burlington’s old pitcher yesterday after noon. Everyone of the four hundred people who attended the game were dead stuck on him. It was a great game. The dark bank of clouds that rolled up in the west early in the afternoon doubtless kept many people away from the grounds. Those who did attend would willingly have taken a ducking rather than missed it. The exercises started off briskly on time and the fun commenced at the start. Shugcrt led the yell producing by getting three balls and two strikes and then making a terrific drive to center for two cushions. The yell had hardly died away when Katz caused a vigorous and prolunged renewal of it by a duplicate of 8hugert’s hit, bringing in the latter and scoring the first run of the game. The Philadelphia..........0 Bolton..............0 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 Brooklyn 9, New York 8 Errors, Brooklyn 3, New York 7. Batteries. Caruthers and Clarke; Welsh and Murphy. Umpires, Powers and Mc-Dermot. Philadelphia, May 3 —The following is the score: o o o I a    *—5 I 0 0 0 0 0    0—0 Ba>e hits, Philadelphia 8, Boston 8. Errors, Philadelphia I. Boston 2 Batteries, Gleason and Clements; Gdlzain and Bennet. Umpire, Lynch. Cleveland, May 3.—The score by innings: Cleveland.........100002000    0—3 Pitsburg..........0    00100020    0-8 Game called at the end of the tenth _    _    __________ __   0____ ___inning on account of dsrkness Base convince me the vice—for    such I term it I example thus set was carried out through I hits, C.eveland 6 Pittsburg 5 Errors, —was    not    confined    to    any    particular I the entire    game.    It was    an    occasion I Cleveland I, Pittsburg 2 Errors, Evansville 7, Terre Haute 5 Batteries, Dolan and Trust; Mal se and Kelly. Fears* Dawaid Acate. t Special to Tbs Ha we-Btk. Galesburg, May S.—The game between Peoria and Ga-e&burg was easily on by the local team to day. The Peoria* did ragged work. The score: Galesburg.......... 05130010    1—11! Peoria -....... 03000000    0—si Base hits, Galesburg 7, Peoria 7. Errors, Galesburg 4, Peoria 6 Earned runs, Galesburg I. Batteries, James and Sharp, Birby and J ohnson. Where They play To-Day. Quincy at Burlington. Peoria at Galesburg. Teira Haute at Evansville. or tao cia** THE ORT WEATHER CADEK ii ADYAHCE ll PRICES OF CEREALS. A Cold Backward Spring mad Lack Moisture Reported in the Northwest — Reports from Other States and from Europe. N > TION AL e c rn ai z i PLATSBS’ c a LXAGOU. £ M tor C I LRkGCK. k c J Poiladelpb 6 8 rn Boston...... 8 3 .727 Chicago.. 6 4 6 0 Chicago...... 6 3 C68 Brooklyn h 4 OIC Buffalo..... 6 3 6(6 B stoa... a 0 14* Bri okiyn____ b 5 500 Pittsburg. t 500 Pittsburg.. . 5 5 ft 0 C incinnat b 5 I Phi adelphic 4 5 .4 4 Cleveland 4 .4 l» Cleveland.... f b .27) New York. 4 .333 New York... 3 6 .333 - - J American a • § WZ8TZRN a rn c aBSOCLA’N. o ft- A SaOC!A’N. ► O Per Cc Louisville. 9 3 750 Denver...... • 4 6« R Of heater 8 3 .727 Sioux City.. 7 4 .636 Bt. Louis.. 9 4 69) Des Moines. 8 5 615 Athletic .. 7 4 6.6 Minneapolis. 99 I 5 .5*3 Syra use.. 4 4 50) Kansas City. 5 6 4 51 Toledo.. .. 4 8 331 Bt. Paul..... 5 7 416 Columbus. 3 9 250 Milwaukee.. 5 3)1 Brooklyn.. 3 9 .£5- Ornate..... 4 9 3 3 to be led ever the the gelidity cf the argument present National League. Brooklyn, May 3. — The following is the score: Brooklyn'_____ New York.. . Base hits, 3 o •-7 0-3 class or race, but rich and poor, American and foreign, a majority of all who returned on that street, ” dropped in at the back door of some saloon. No little law upon the statute bock will effect a remedy; nor should the friends of temperance or the laws of decency look for results soon. It will be a long struggle; we have yet to take the first decided steps. One great serious blunder of which we are guilty is, we take away, or wish to, the saloon, with its treasures of art, its gilded mirrors, its outside attractions, its good, pleasing music and dramatic entertainment, and give nothing in return. We do not “benefit" ourselves. Surely mankind can be moved by the soft strains of music, the beauties of the painters’ art, the smell of flowers, etc., etc, to enter a place where he can get a little lunch, a harmless cup of coffee, or a glass of lemonade, just as easily as he can be enticed into the present rum hole in our large cities. Now, here in Iowa, we could build those coffee houses, these public clubs without the compedI ion of the frescoed dens you ti ad in Chicago and the large cities in the east. “But the trouble has been in the past we have attempted this with no results," says our earnest and zealous temperance worker. Never. Where in Iowa is there a Cf ff ae house or lunch counter with reading rooms attached which contains a single treasure of painting or sculpture? This thing, if done at all, must not be done by halvas—expense should not be spared. No place offers so good a field to try the experiment as in our large cities. If half the effort was directed in this direction that is now expended in trying to mould the opinions of people by stern, cold law, what a difference could soon be seen. It is yet too early to it ll with any degree of certainty the full political meaning of this question, but there is a storm ahead and some one is going to get a seveie drenching. Iowa laborers should congratulate themselves, that not withstanding all the strikes, all the troubles, all the empty cupboards of our larger cities, the employer and employe within the bound of our fair state live in harmony and peace. The labor q lestion is by far the most important one that engages the attention of the American public to-day and politicians find the old text books are seriously in error when they endeavor to study the problems suggested and brought forth by the present unseti led state of the masses. This question will cut es much figure in the rext presidential battle as that of the tariff. The political pot in Iowa still keeps boiling and sputtering, but the lucky prophet is yet not born who with any degree of certainty can predict who wili be the successful candidates—or even who will receive the nominations and bs the leaders in the affray. Especially is this trne cf the state tickets. On the republican side C 8 Byrkit, the present pronouncedly marked by infrequent occurrence when one of the home club stepped up to the plate and failed to do something that caused wide gashes to marr the comely features of the Frint Hill boll cranks. The features of the game were terrific slugging of the home team, they touching Munger up for seventeen hits, and the field work of the Quincy nine which was remarkably clean, but one error being placed to their credit, and that one partially excusable They were unable to hit Stephen to any damaging extent, their principal slugging being in the fourth inning when a single, a double and triple netted an earned run. The game closed in a perfet hurrah, Stephen showing his admirable skill by striking out the three last men at bat in I, 2, 3 order and sending the crowd home with their tongues wagging in his praise. The following is the OFFICIAL SCORE. BURLINGTON S. PLATERS. AB R BH SB PO A E Shugert, ss....... 6 2 2 I I 2 I Ka z, o. f......... Hine», r. f......... 4 I 8 0 I 0 0 4 I I 0 2 0 0 Fuller, o...... 5 0 2 0 8 2 0 Breckenridge, I b 6 I I 0 IO 0 0 Corbett, 2d b..... 5 2 3 0 2 5 I Van Zint, 3d b.... 4 I 2 0 I I 0 Cole. l.f.......... 4 I 2 0 I 0 0 Stephen, p........ 4 0 I t I 8 0 Totals......... 40 8 17 I 27 18 ”1 QUINCY. PLAYERS. * B B BH 8 B PO A M Routcllffeo. f.... 4 n I I 7 0 0 Prescott, f..... 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 Ling, 2b......... 4 0 2 0 2 3 0 Murray, Lf — 4 2 3 I 3 0 I Bushman, 3b...... 4 0 I 0 3 (• 0 H. Munger, l.b... 4 0 I 0 8 I 0 Vandevtr. ss..... 4 0 0 c I I 0 Maboney. c....... 3 0 c 0 2 2 0 B. Munger, p...... a I 0 0 1 4 0 Totals. 31 3 8 2 Ii I Pittsburg 2 Batteries, Beatin and Z miner powders and Wilson. Umpire, MtQiade. Chicago, May 3 —Chicago-Cincinnati game postponed on account of rain. Players* Itasca*. Brooklyn, May 3.—The following is the score: Brooklyn...........0    00003    10 0— 4 New York...........4    0 2 0 0 0 2 5 *—13 Base hits, Brooklyn 9, New York 17. Errors, Brooklyn 5, New York 5 Batteries, Weghing and Daley; O Day and Ewing. Umpire, Barnes and Gaffney. Philadelphia, May 3 —The following is the score: (Twelve innings ) Phila. 5 10000000002—8 Boston 0 1000005000 0-6 Base hits. Philadelphia ll, Boston 8. Errors, Philadelphia 5. B iston 8. Batteries, Knell and Hallman; Kilroy, Swett and Kelly. Umpires, Ferguson and Hoi-bart. Pittsburg, May 3 —The following is the score: ^ttsburg...........3    lnnoiion—6 Buffalo..............U    0002000 0-2 Base hits. Pittsburgh(TDnffalo 7. Errors. Pittsburg 2, Buffalo 3. Batteries, Galvin and Carroll; Haddock and Mack. Umpires, Matthews and Gunning. Chicago. May 3 —Cleveland game postponed. Rain. Areerlean Association. Syracuse, May 3 —Syracuse 4, Brooklyn 5 Rochester, May S.—Rochester 12, Athletics 2 Toledo, May 3.—Toledo 8, Columbus 4. St. Louis, May 3.—St. Louis 9, Louis Ville 6. o- 8 0— 3 SCORE BT INNINGS. Burlington.........I    0 13 10 2 Quincy.............0    10 10 0 1 SUMMARY. Earned Runs—Quincy I, Burlington 6. Two-Rase Hlts-Long, Murray; Bhugert, Katz Faller. Home Run—Hines. Double Play— Tenderer tu Long to Munger. Bases Given for Hitting Man with Ball-By B. Munger 2. Struck Oat-By Stephen 7, by Munjor 2. Passed Balls—Fuller I. Tims of Ga me-1:2 U mpire—Beeves. Will B. Copeland, Scorer. Wester* Association. Des Moines, May 3 —Des Moines 7, Milwaukee 3. Si ux City, May 3.—Sioux City 7, Omaha 4 Kansas City, May 3.—Kansas City 7, Denver ll. Minneapolis, May 3. — Minneapolis IO; St. Paul 17. INTERSTATE LEAGUE. Won. Lost. P*r Ct Burlington............... Peoria .................. I Terre Haute............. Evansville............... Galesburg......... .... Quincy.................. .801 .6 0 .tOj .403 .40) .200 Spacial* to TM* Haw a-Bys- Sterling, 111, May 3 —The score here to day was Dubrqie 22. Sterling ll Batteries, Dubuque, McVicker and Hupp; Sterling, Hughes and Murray. The games of Ottumwa at Ottawa, Monmouth at Aurora and Cedar Rapids at Joliet all postponed on account of rain. GOSSIP OF THE CL-J BS. AN OPEN LEI TEH TO ANDERSON. I Dear Yarney, let us praise your colts now j while the)’re at the top; We dare not put it off because you're apt toj take a drop. You know last season that we cranks were greatly filled with hope. And when we got our money up were left .—,    —----—, — v.    —___—, ,    .    ,    -----1 dead lo the soup. better educated class of citizens in this I “ePutF    J® proving no I we like the gait you’ve started at and hope state will now pick up this matter in ”a|i_® ^    beLi18!?:” 1.n I you’ll keep it up, ‘ Twill make us happy lf you do and joy will fill our cup. But 'tend to business earnestly and miad what your’re about, For the other teams will "do" you If You Don't Look Out. non-partisan spirit and enforce it that|fjct’liei8<le.veloplD*mucl:ini0.r®8trength - r    -    1    than    even    his    warm    personal friends ex pected. For auditor, Mr. Lyons still has the advantage, but Mr. McCarthy and Mr. Kyte are not out of the race. A warm time can be expected over this position; specially is this true, that even should Lyons receive the nomination, he I cannot be a candidate very well two years hence, and the defeated candidate' having the largest number of votes as I compared with his fellow unfortunates will have a big advantage when that I time arrives. Two weeks ago, as far as platform, etc., was concerned, the situation, while not certain, still was rather clearly defined. Now it is all clouded and it’s hard to say just what the issues I will be, or in what shape they will be I presented, or how the lines will be mar. shelled.    Odin no one se h illegally, the good results which would be achieved, notwithstand ing the decision of the honorable judges at Washington, would astonish them to such a degree they would nearly feel like getting down upon their knees and offering up thanks that matters have taken Ute turn they have. We have the right to drink at home—that was not a! conceeded point in our prohibitory law and drew away from its support many and many a good citizen who considered this phase of it, a question of personal liberty, even if he himself was not ab-dicted to the use of stimulonts The darkest picture of the present state cf j affairs, the future outlook, are drawn by the prohibitionists themselves. They claim that saloonkeepers can import into the state any kind of liquors, in any kind of packages, no matter what the size, sell it to any one without regard to sex, color or age; that the person buying it! may drink it any where he is a mind to; that the decision practically nullifies ail state laws prohibiting or licensing, or in any manner regulating or interfering with the sale of any liquors imported into any state from another state or foreign nation; that the saloon will now ’MID TX AKE OF GRUEN. perfect may use the _ of Figs, un der all conditions make it their favorite Stotts    “ani    I    fettle    I    »»<T*£p?eTt number cannot be limited by any ptssiaid DuL Four out of five. At the top of the list We are the pDpulation. What’s the matter with Peoria? Bushman made two elegant running catches of foul flies out in left Corbett got scolded by Umpire Reeves for striking out of tile batter* s box. Hines home run was the feature of the fourth inning and secured for him a great yell. Mahoney, of the visitors, is a great catcher. By the way, he pronounces his name Maugh-hau-ny. They say Umpire Reeves spent the on the kidneys, liver and bowels. TW# Girls Mania* at tea Begat#* af TRetr Dites Mather. ROC! FORD,    moat    novel    and pathetic double wedding occuredhere recently. By the bedside of their dy in g    _____ mother the two daughter* of C. L. Wil-1 summer cultivating his voice for the job Hams were united in marriage to their I ha now holds. Hi* hoe must have been chosen hu»trands. Rey. W. A Carap.(very ratty. Fuller'• rapport of Stephen WM right St. Leal* Maw Brl#c*> St. Loma, Mo , May 8 —The new St i Louis Merchant’s bridge was formally I opened to day with impoeihg ceremonies. The river was dotted with crafts of all  ___ kinds, while tike banka were lined with Senator Ingalls instructed the assistant I thous ands of people to witness the oere sergeant-at-arms to proceed at onoe to I monies. the railroad station, to ascertain the facts and make all proper arrangements and to have the senate flag half-masted. THM MOUSX. TIM Diplomat!* ceaaalar Appraprla-1 He* Btu Pa—#. Washington, May 8 —Mr. Hopkins, of Illinois, called up his mottos to re-| consider the vote by which the house yesterday refused to order the copyright | bill to engrossment and a third raadii The speaker ruled that the motion ooi lot be called up until another day hid] Damn af BJUap lima. Kalamazoo, Kick., May 8.—Bishop [Clasper Burgess, who was stricken with | paralysis last Sunday, died this morning aged sixty-two._ be limited by any state I law; that the state has no power to pro jhibit or regulate,    or    tax,    or) I license such sales,    as    long sold in the ’Original package j This is the second time that the friends | of prohibition in Iowa have received al I severe blow from the judicial authorities, and considering past circumstances and I | the manfulnen and persiitaaey of their I fight, one can readily lee how gloomy mat he the outlook. How those who! have advocated license need not smile, nor can they say, “I told you so** beths decision refers with (quail language, u*it®d Charie8_R Smith of I UD*totaw. The^vayhe nailed Long inan Chicago, and Mary L. _Willianu, and I .ttcmot to ateal second in the first in- suss? al tu"3ss?s reas - brighton md Joy. Mn Wmunu    wood    on Hartington^■ *■<)•* «£ expected to Ut* but a few deja    J    doable*.    Bene, ecorcbiBg ^ into hie expressed a dnto to m far d^££ territory night better atter fat. fan married before her death. UMM a salem eat. Nbw York, May 8.—The weekly bank | statement shows that the reserve decreased 8805,000. The banks now bifid! 88,188.000 in excuse of the legal requirements. ______ Tor deltaeey, for purity, and tat Improve it of th* eomplaxlMi nsteSNT < Feat Crmkti OC, teated to Tm Hawk-Xtb. Sioux City, May 8.—Last evening John Clancy, aged five years, fefiif' ^ hfog noted made. Umpire Beeve* made a ghaat^ decision in the fifth, calling Van Zant oat an a great side to third. Van the bag and was ^7 Mutant to take the beach. The    ovarto    mat ter was emphatic bet brief, Reeves re force to such a method. Will it be wise I sad the rollers crushed his left foot anA I fnainn to alter hi* derision, will it be profitable to bring the ques-1 ankle, the physician found it    g    ^ * ‘    “    The    onF    --- package1 the banda ai congress It is or tkm into polit relief possible tics this fall? from ’'origiaal it at____ doubtful if that body woald interfere with what we may _ although! t might pan la wa towards snnoGnding this pectic* Tfa onlT I uj mnputete ifa lirab ten. incfa^^ —nam I the knee. HeedachAKeurmigia, Irisxinem, Nary- |D.»8ca!TS3Pf?iy| IH. Witte's drug Moro.    J    1 Xv—villa 3, tearful to Me Hawk-Byi.    _ Evansville, lad., Msy 8.—The seers  * SsrSSSi" ". ::.! i • «».•»»_ . tens Ult EfMBfffl$ »®K®# a a- 4 Tho Brooklyn Y. M. C. A. gymnasium members have signed a huge petition asking that grounds be famished for them for outdoor practice. Tnere are over 1,2001 gymnasium members who pay $15 per year for their privilege. Those who have signed the petition for grounds agr<^ to pay fifty cents a month extra toward jj§e expense of keeping them up. There a rtf'many Y. M. C. A. gymnasiums throughout the country that have had no difficulty in getting good grounds, and in this respect they are far ahead of tho celebrated Brooklyn institution. The Missouri Amateur Athletic club, of St. Louis, Mo., the games of which are bo well thought of by athletes who have taken part in them, has made aiTangements to get grounds with a cinder track for the exclusive use of its members. The club has been handicapped since its organization half a dozen years ago by not having permanent training quarters, but it has steadily grown strong and is now abl® to fulfill one of its main desires.    * There is quite a movement in Denver, Col., to organize an athletic institution which will develop the many amateur athletes there and give them a chance to compare their performances with the best men in the country by attracting the latter there with good games. The atmospheric conditions of the city are thought to be unusually favorable to good athletic performances. T£e well known grounds formerly occupied by the Young America Cricket club at Staunton, Pa., have been hired by the Athletic Club of the Schuylkill nary. The members of this thriving club feel jubilant over the acquisition, for the question of “where can we practice” was becoming a serious matter with them. The plan recently proposed by a number of prominent patrons of amateur sport in Toronto, Ont., for the institution of a large general athletic organization, after the pattern of the Montreal Amateur Athletic association, is meeting with success. Several offers of suitable grounds, have been received, and it is not unlikely that the Toronto university may taka an interest in the scheme and add its support to it. The gymnasium in the new building of the Athletic Club of the Schuylkill navy, Philadelphia, is the longest in America. Its inside length is 146 feet. Mr. James A. St. John, of St. Louis, wha is well known in athletic and aquatic circles throughout America, baa been mad* a non-resident member of tha Boston A l h lido association. W. C. Davis has resigned from the Aaa*-teryship of the Staten Island Athletic club and will soon move to Philadelphia, alan ha has entered a new burin—. Ha bald bk official position in tha State* !*' Chicago, May 3.—The rapid advance in tho prices of cereals in thiA market to-day was chit fly due to the unfavor able weather conditions in the northwest There is a lack of moisture for the grow ing crops and low temperature has prevailed. The Tribune’s crop bulletin shows that in North Dakota rains have visited the drought-stricken districts of last season, and have furnished enough moisture to start spring wheat in good shape. The present conditions compare favorably with those of a year ago. The reserves of wheat in farmers’ hands are practically exhausted. The acreage sown to wheat is now reported about the same as lost year. Decrease in barley, IO per cent; increase in flax, IO per cent. Minnesota reports very cold, freezing nights, and some of the largest wheat producing sections in that state still re port no rain. It will be necessary for them to have it before the wheat already in the ground will sprout. In S mthcrn Minnesota the early sown wheat is up about three inches, but the late sown has not yet sprouted owing to the dry condition of the ground. The farmers have commenced plowing corn lands. la the oat belt, comprising northern and central Illinois, northern Indiana, the state of Iowa and Nebraska, the last ten days have been cold, and tsking the arenas a whole, dry. Rains Saturday last, however, were streaky; heavy in Illinois and Indians; some fell in Iowa, but more in Nebraska Since that time the country has experienced a low degree of temperature, and the oat crop has made very slow growth. Southern Nebraska reports a decided improvement since the rains with the oats, but as the land is dry more rain will be needed soon. The oats in eleva tors and in farmers* hands in Nebraska are reported to have been shipped out closely. In southern Iowa the reports about dry weather are the same as come from the northern districts. The oat crop is gen orally up. While the crop is not suffering for rain good rains would be beneficial at the present time. Unless rains come within a week complaints will increase and the crop will lose ground The nights are cold. The best outlook for oats at the present time is in northern and central Illinois They are growing slowly on account of continuance of cold and backward weather. The general situation of the oat crop to day is practically this: The acreage is about the same as that of last season, if anything a little less. The crop has not been put into the ground anything like in as good and thorough a manner as the preceding crop. It has made an uneven stand, owing to the condition of the soil, lack of rain, and low temperature since seeding There seems to be a very general opinion that the yield of oats fur 1869 was over estimated that west of the Mississippi river the per centage of oats to come this way is pr&c ticslly nothing, aud that, dealer* and farmers in Iowa and Illinois have ship ped out the largest proportion of the oat crop. By this time corn planting ought to have been well under way, but there is still a large acreage yet to plow. Ne braska has m«de better progress with plowing aud the preparation of the ground than any state in the northwest About one half to two-thirds of the corn lands in Iowa are now ready for plant ing. The same statement will apply with equal force to Illinois aud Indiana With no storms or rain the coming week ought to see corn-planting very active in the territory just referred to. Even with the mild winter and spring just passed the amount of corn which has been fed, burned and wasted is supris ingly large. Northern Missouri reports a very patis factory condition of her crip Tho fields are now from twelve to fifteen inches No wheat is reported as plowed up An all-day rain Saturday last, also Friday has put the ground in good shape and the wheat is making; rapid growth In the central and southern portions of the state the reports are not as favorable as in the northern portion of the state. Then it was thought that the March freezes had not damaged the wheat at all. Now, however, complaints are quite general of crop damage from 20 to 50 per cent. The old wheat on hand is very nearly all sold. A correspondent who has been all over the state of Kansas makes this report: While there will be a good crop en a large acreage, the stand is very uneven The weather of the first half of May wili cut a very important figure in the cut come of the Kansas crop. With plenty of moisture it may make a fair crop, but if May should be dry the crop would certainly run down. Generally the stocks ho d by mills are small. The spring continues cold and backward in Michigan. Crop prospects equal (hose of last year at this season of the year. Ohio sends varigated reports Central and southern Indiana report that during the last fourteen d iys the winter wheat has hardly held its own. In fact, the damage to the growing crop has no*, been overestimated. The receipts of wheat are practically nothing. Some counties in both central and I on them Illinois report some improvement in the winter wheat situation Taking this important area as a whole, however, the crop has not held its own. PROSPECTS or THE CROPS IN EUROPE. United Kingdom—The autumn wheat looks well The present cold weather will have the effect of improving its beld in the earth. Spring seeding is about done and the early fields present a heal thy appearance. France - Prospects continue very good, spring sowing being done under favorable conditions. Germany—Copious rains since last report have been very beneficial to the con clition of the growing crop. Russia—The condition of the wheat crop on the whole may be considered ss aatiif Actory. The return of the cold weather done has good. Spring operation s are forward and in the south nearly completed. Austria Hungary—Prospects have continued to improve during the week. Holland—Wheat crop is doing well. Belgium—Wet and cold; wheat growing frilly we IL These reports bring down the European situation to the 18ih of ApriL course pursued to try . - ted and to travel step by s?ep from the very beginning of the “Q E. D." of every problem. As an inevitable result he has become a masher of logic, and his practical ear detects, os soon aa it is entered upon, the fa'se step. the mental tread upon unsound timber. He has a1 so learned, as every student pursuing Uke course will learn, thoug perhaps in Jesse: degree, to think for himself, to project into new and untried fields the sc&ffoloinc of hi* argument, and to explore for himself the bread expanse bt-fore him, where only master minds are as yet accustomed to enter. The theme of his evenings address led directly among the great~ minds of the age, and brought his audience at different points in the discourse directly against some of the theories they had advanced. The senator did not hesitate to take up and thoroughly test the conclusions they had reached, aud analyzing them to their very foundation, he proved their correctness and exposed their fallacy, and step by step, led the minds of his attentive audience from the truths of creation and the Creator’s wonderful power as there exhibited, down through the varied changes, giving full views, as by sidelights illuminating the lecturer’s pathway, of the continued aud continuing control o* His mighty hand, until at last is re ache d tee irresistible contlision of the truthful and divine revelation He has g;ven us. There was not in all the add-ess, one tedious or ‘ ary ’bit of reasoning. 7hs mind cf a master had planned aud the hand of a master executed the symmetrical and convincing lecture. It was in all its parts a chain of close logic And yet the senator held the attention of his audience with increasing interest to the very close. Tee pertinent illustration! hick illumined tho thoughts under coaid nation, the sturdy, clear reasoning, and the inexorable logic, convinced as they charmed his hearers. Every col-ego in the slate ought to lay before its pupils just such a scholarly, Christian address. And the evening’s entertainment, closing all too soon, mule more prominent the regret, experienced by all who know thoroughly his intellectual worth, that his great powers are not called into pub-exercise more frequently Such an sddress would ornament aud add interest to the commencement anniversary of any college in the land TU VT Mil I EO ii. Ha&lrtdi of 1’aopla Hub tie# For Leat SSfKfc»’« / arvllt* Special to Tur Hawk *▼*. Mason City, la , Miy 3 —Hundreds of people are now searching for the meteor that ’’vas to fall northeast of Algona st 5:30 la*' night; it struck somewhere between Bancroft and Forest City. It was seen aud heard fully one hundred miles away. Those nearest to it say that when it was a short distance from tbe ground, and after a apse of fully three minutes a slight quaking of the earth was felt. The column of smoke following remained in the air about thirty minutes before disappearing. THE METEOR AT ACKLEY. Des Moines May 3 —A d epatch from Ackley says the meteor fell in a shower of hundreds of small pieces near that place, having eiploded before it reached the ground _ SHAD A KriV KNKND YATH BK AX ADMIRABLE ADDEEM. By—la Batara tea Mf, Pleasant Calla** ItriMls. Correapopdenaa af In Hawk-Bte. Mt. Pleasant, May 2 —Our citizens had last evening a genuine treat in Sans tor Hailin’t address before the college student upon “Creation, Evolution and Revelation." The senator has been dose student all his life- But no day wa* Aver too busy to penult some pot lien to be passed in study. His study has not bain confined to books. The open page of nature has ever been to bite a Boat fascinating and profitable lesson. Jfavsr content to accept the mao ha sn demanded A SnMlionfti Sla*«4«r Cm* at Albia iowa Special to Th* Hawk-Kvc. . Albia May 8 -M McGae, a parishioner cf Rsv. Father Codden, of Melrose, bas brought adion against that gentleman for plunder, which ie cow on trial here. jficG e avers that the Rev. Father in the I ulpit publicly denounced him a* a robber aud a thief, aud proposes to demonstrate that be is neither. ii tho whole chu-ch membership is liable to be subremed a* witnesses, the trial promises to be an interesting one. Mad* Good th* Defalcation, Bedfobe la, May 3 —Seven years ago P C King, then county treasurer, was found to be a defaulter to the extent of $14 809 He vat tried for embezzlement aud sentenced to three years in the penitentiary, but appealed, and his case is still before the courts. Suit was brought against his bondsmen, and they were held liable for tho amount of defalcation and interest, a total of $18 OOO. Monday ’hey deposited that sum here and reimbursed the county for its loss. Kiog is living ia Chicago. UA WRE VE GLANCES. Struck by Lightning —Tbe barn of D King. of Silver Like township, Palo Alto county, was struck by lightning Tuesday evening and two horse) killed. Three men who were in the barn at the time narrowly escaped death. Arrested for Murder —Mrs. Bolson, wife nf the old man who was murdered near Beloit a few weeks agr*, and her two sons have been indicted for murder by the Sioux county grand jury. Eclectic Medical Social y Meeting —The twenty third annual meeting of the Iowa State Eclectic Medical society will be held al Dis Moines, May 21 and 22 An ex endive program has been prepared for the occasion. Homrs for the Homeless —Since the orgauizitior (f the Iowa branch cf tha American E binational ai seriation in November, 1883 181 homeless children have found permanent and comfortable homes in the state Profit in Flax —A Sioux county farmer purchased 160 a^res of land last year ‘and ra s d a crop of flax thereon. After marketing his tlix and paying taxes, inter! st; aid ail ex per see, he had •4 per acre clear profit. Fruit and Flower Show —A palace to Ceres Flora, or a fruit and flower pal ame, will be the great event of tim year in Council Bluff). The enterpriie is backed by abundant capital, and will be a gorgeous and imposing affair. The date of opening and other detail! will be arranged later. Tried to Escape His Cbeditobs.— Thursday William Collins, of Council Bluffs, drew a large turn of money, which he owed men who had been hauling dirt for bm and skipped the country. An information was at once filed by the workmen, and the authorities of the neighboring towns were notified. Collins was arrested at Wisner, Neb., and will be brought home for triaL Iowa’s Fish Law —The new law for the protection of fish in Iowa water! is now in force and a professional fisherman must ba on his guard and not violate its provisions. A penalty attache* to the taking of any bass, pike, croppie or any other game fish between May ll and November I, in any manner, whatever. Bullheads and suckers can be taken at any time and in any way. A Relic of Johnstown —W. H. Haskins, of Keokuk, has in his possession a curious sud interesting relic of the great Johnstown disaster. It is an ordinary pint bottle inside of which has quite ingeniously been put together a scene representing the crucifixion. The bottle was found among the debris below the demolished club house. It was tent here by Captain McCahan, brother of James A. McCahan, an engineer on the Keokuk and Western road. Representative McCommas of Maryland, yesterd y reported to the house from its committee his bill to prevent gerrymandering. The report is long and includes an elaborate review and discussion cf the constitutional questions involved. ______ Bo tabla inouldbe without a botte of Angostura Bitters, the world renowned In* vvst of •revisit# Savor. Beware af saunter ;