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Burlington Hawk-Eye (Newspaper) - June 20, 1890, Burlington, Iowa THE BURLING1 ESTABLISHED v i v t HAWKEYE FRIDAY JUNE THE HOUSE IN A A Lively Tilt Between the Speaker and The Beference of the Silver Itlll to the Coinage and Committee CatucB the Sen June The journal having been read in the of objected to its approval on the ground that the read that portion which discloses a reference of the silver bill to the committee on weights and During the reading Mills and McKinlcy remained anxious to claim Tiie latter was successful and he moved that the journal be ap pon liiis lie demanded the previous despite Mills protest that lie was entitled to recognition to move a correction of ilie risinjr to the question of raised the point that tinjournal contained n record of something which had never happened and should not lie in he The speaker replied that it was for the house to decide and directed the clerk to call the The clerk proceeded with this duty while amid the ap plause of his parly colleagues entered a most vigorous addressing tin speaker and saying You can ignore the rights of the representatives of the peo but I lie people will pull you at the polls next November with your party with The speaker was inipiTUirliulilcaiid the roll call The house refused to order the previous i uesl ion yeas nays demonatir The following republicans voted with the democrats in tin negative K err of and Townsend of Colo When the democratic applause Mills was reeognixed ly the Me offered i resolution reciting that the order of reference madeby the speaker referring the silver bill to the commit Ice on weights and meas ures was incorrect under the rules of the house and resolving I bat the journal be corrected by strikin out the of Illinois raised a point of order against the It pro posed to strike mil the entry in the jour nal which recorded the question of It was not fur Ilie reaon Ibal if adopted would have II Ifeci of changing the reference of the bill with the senate than was pro vided by the rules of I lie pro ceeded to argue that the senate aineiid nienls would require it lo be considered in committee of the That being so it was their duty to refer it to Ilie committee on weights and Mills characterized Cannons posi tion as the most reckless and ab surd position Inhad ever heard main tained in a legislative It showed only that a well stored and well disciplined mind might 1 ome beclouded by starting out in error and continuing in thai The gentleman and his parly had started out at the beginning of the session by asserting before tincountry by a code of rules that one or a triumvirate could control the action of the representatives of Under the constitution I be journal was to be kept by not by tin speaker or his He was aston while the Dentilman was pursuitig bis that the speaker had not told as IK1 had the oilier gentleman from Illinois that his was a question for the house lo charged the republican parly with being false lo its pledges in matters of The democratic party would give free and unlimited coinage of At the hustings the people would ask the repub licans when they were sent here as friendof they had voted it to death to prevent consummation of tin peoples wishes and fnllilliniiii of their of though declar ing himself a free coinage sustained the speakers contending that un der the rules it was the speakers duly lo refer the bill as he had After some further talk of submitted an argument to show that under tinrules Hie speaker had not I be power I o refer t he bill as he had In the course of his remarks lie referred to tindecision made by the speaker in regard lo the Washington postofliee which lie held was totally al variance with the present Itutlerworih controverted the con struction put on tindecision by and said thai if he had so construed the speakers decision he would have voted lo overrule Crisp suggested thai the gentle man had done that it would have been the tirsl time he ever voted to overrule the liiitlerworth remarked smilingly that the chair was always Crisp lliscla lining any discourtesy in drawing a simile bet ween the gentle mans remark and the Hindoo when he approached his hideous god know he is but 1 feel he is of contended for the right of the house to revise the journal and make it show what the ma jority of the house decided it should The purpose of referring the bill to the commit teeon weights and measures was to prevent the house from voting on the question of concurrence in the senate The rules which it was claimed were intended to allow the majority lo do business and produce results were now prostituted to the base purpose of gagging the majority of the tland held there was no other course open but to strike the erroneous reference of the bill from the limterworth held the real ques tion before the house was whether or not the speaker had referred the bill to the committee or not that it was or was not properly The question arose whether the speaker was author ized to make the He Butter worth contended the speaker was so au thorized under the Springer argued that the bill was not properly before the house yesterday under the because the business on the speakers table had not yet been BiitUMworth said the pending pro position looked to correcting the record by striking out a part which the resolu tion itself said constituted u part of the It sought to unhorse the re publican majority and to put the demo cratic minority in the The ques tion now was not whether there should be an early consideration of the but whether the republicans should stultify themselves by voting for a resolution which assorted that a thing was done and then said it was not and which re buked the speaker for having conformed to the plain letter and spirit of the of while de claring himself an earnest advocate of froc maintained the correctness of the speakers of said the point to be made was that under the existing rules the silver bill remained upon the speakers table to be disposed as the house and not as the should de of argued if the speaker wont beyond the scope of his authority in the reference of the his action was not but Illegal and The action of the speaker bad no validity unless the house gave it If the ponding resolutions were voted down the reference of the Mil would be die act of the not of 4he He who voted to sustain vwould vote to give It in tendering said he desired the members of the house to divest themselves of the idea that any unusual procedure had taken place in connection with this The reference of bills of this kind and in this way had been a daily occurrence since the adop tion of the present The chair de sired also that the house should know that this particular transaction did not take place in a In the regular course of business the journal clerk in formed the speaker that among the list of bills to be referred under the rules to the appropriation committee was the sil ver bill with the senate The speaker had been asked whether he had any particular direction to make in regard to Knowing the bill to be one of grave public importance and anxious that he should have all possible light on the the chair had consulted the democratic mem bers of the committee on rules Blount and McMillin and the gentle men from Missouri and Illinois Bland aiid Springer not for the purpose of throwing any responsibility upon them hut in order that he might gain benefit by any light they might be able to After conversing with those gentlemen it had seemed clear to the chair that the rules of the house covered the question and that his duty was to treat the bill as he would treat any Accordingly the clerk was not directed to make any hange in regard to the The liouse must bear in mind this was not a question of politics or It was a question of parliamentary law and on the decision of the house depended the car rying out jf the system of rules the louse had If not satisfied with the reference directed by the speaker under l he system of tlie house could change the Did contain provisions which un ler the rules ought to be considered in of the There was i provision in the original house bill by which certain bullion be purchased mil certificates issued The sen ile amendment was an amendment for rcc coinage and for this an appropria ion was If anything was clear in larliamcnlary it was that this bill one of those which would be prop considered in committee of the and this being it was the ob vious duty of the chair to refer it in lnj in which hundreds and housands of hills had been referred dur ng the present The point of or ier raised by tingentleman from Illinois Cannon put tinchair in an cmbarrass iiK position because the proposed action if the house was a declaration that an rror been marie in parliamentary It was proposed to erase from the journal i question of While the miirht hjivr some doubi about the loinl nf was u house ought lo lie would therefore overrule the point of order and submit the question to the iannonn moved to ttblc Mills On a standing vote this was to of alifornia of and of voted with the They were overlooked by speaker in the iirst but Mor called attention to the omission and I was reel i On the vole by Tellers motion to table was The questicn then returned in Mills resolution and it was agreed nays the conclu sion of the roll call the vote nays A change of one vote would be necessary to defeat the resolu ion by a tie vote and that change was iy of amid the derisive of the This left the nays But the change roved of mil of whose names were not stated they had voted in theatlinnative and speaker tcccpling their statements the vote nays Then Mc Kinley arose and changed his vote to the illirmative and the vote was finally an nays McKinley was then recognized to move a reconsideration and also to move in Mills managed lo sandwich in a motion to lay the motion to reconsider in tin On a motion lo lay Mills motion on he lablc tlie following republicans voted ivith the democrats in the negative Kcl Morrow and of the resolution itself Kwart did not but the others named voted in the McKinley also voleil in the but only for the purpose of movinu a The motion to adjourn was nays The vote recurring on the Mills mo tion to lay the motion lo reconsider it on the table was acreed nays II Mills then moved to approve the journal as asking to withdraw the preamble which recites that the rder of reference made by the speaker referring the silver bill to the committee n coinage weights and measures was incorrect under the rules of the house and done without authority under said McKinley objected and the ques tion recurred on tlie adoption of the pre It was nays Republican applause Springer moved the approval of Ilie journal as pending on motion of the at seven oclock THE A Number of Kills Keripro Hl Commercial June following senate bills were reported and placed on the calendar To enable the secretary of the interior to carry out an act for the relief and civ ilization of the Chippewa of Minnesota to adopt regulations for pre venting collisions at sea to authorize corporations to become security in cer tain cases in the courts of the United States also adversely senate bill to make the Lake Borgnc outlet and to im prove the low water channel of the Mis sissippi river rudetiuiuly The house bill to extend for one year the time for the commencement and con clusion of a bridge over the Missouri river near Kansas was Quays offered yester forbidding the sergeantatarnis to remove any of his subordinates before the 1st of July without the consent of the senate was taken Cameron offered a substitute for directing the employmentas an ditional page for the present of George employe whose removal was the cause of Quays res olution being Both resolutions were referred to the committee on con tingent after a short discuss ion in which Sherman spoke of Quays resolution as slapping a man in the face just as he was leaving his office and said that the employe had been removed because he had passed the limit of age for a and because of the urgent request of a who had a right to claim something at the hands of the sergeantatarms for another very worthy The senate then resumed the consider ation of the executive and judicial appropriation All commit tee amendments having been dispose the bill was to general amend Paddock moved to increase the salary of the commissioner of the general land office from to and assistant commissioners from to Without the biil was laid The message of the president in re lation to the reciprocal commercial treaties with the latin American nations was laid on the In connection with it Halo presented an amendment to be offered to tte tariff bin x follows PRICE 15 CENTS PER And the president of the United States is hereby authorized without further legislation to declare the ports of the United States free and open to all products of any nation of the American upon which no export duties are whenever and so long as such nation shall admit to its ports free of charge all provincial and municipal and other cornmeal and other preserved vegetables and cotton seed rice and other in cluding all articles of fur niture and all other articles of agricultural implements and mining and mechanical struc tural steel and steel locomo railway cars and street refined petroleum or such other products of the United States as may be agreed After eulogies on the deceased Xcw York Cutting and Wil the senate THE FEDERAL ELECTION The on Elections Report the Measure chairman of the committee on the flections of vice president and representa today submitted the report of the committee on the federal election bill drafted in pursuance of the instruction of the On the question as to the power of congress to enact such legisla the report decides it is absolute and complete under the As to the expediency and need of such a measure the report says in part The lommittee deem it sufficient to say hen that they believe that grand vio lence and corruption exists to such a de and popular contidencc has been so largely shaken in regard to elect ions in many congressional districts that they have as little doubt of the expediency of such a mersure as tins which they pro they have of the full and absolute of congress to enact legislation of this kind whenever circumstances as they do imperatively to de mand GENERAL WASHINGTON Jlio Approves tlie1 Cinsns Ile liciemy June presi dent has approved the ucnsus de licicncy appropriation bill an act providing for exportation of fermented liijuor in bond without pay ment of internal revenue TinCustoms Lliion Harrison today transmitted to congress letter from Secretary lllainc upon the subject of the customs union and the recommendations in respect by the panAmerican Secre tary llluiiie suggests an amendment to the tariff bill authorizing the president to declare the ports of the United Slates free to products of any American nation ipon which no export dues are charged o as such nat ion shall admit free to its ports manufactures and products if the United AVill lEcqutst Copits if June house on foreign affairs has prac tically decided lo report savorably the senate concurrent resolution calling on the president for copies of corrcspond nce between this iioverninent and fircat Britain respecting the British regulation rexuiring cattle imported frum the United Stales to be slaughtered at the port of RAILROAD Itit oil Trial Tor Violating tlie Interstate Commeree June gen eral freight agent of the Michigan Cen tral railroad agent of the Blue and local agent of thr Michigan were put on trial in the federal court this charged with violation of the interstate com merce last in carrying grain to the seaboard at cut agent for Charles Counselman lestitied to a contract made between the and Counselman under which a number of cars of grain were shipped lo New York at about two cents per hundred under the regular This culting of rates was managed by a lictitious system of billing grain and was in vogue for several weeks before the practice was discovered and put a stop to by tin1 interstate commerce com The loiva Commissioners Make a Rate Special to The June rail road commissioners made a ruling today with reference to joint basing their action on the following construction of the Under chapter twentyeight of the twentysecond general assembly they were given power to make rates of various but not a rate for a con tinuous haul over two Under the tirst section of chapter seven teen of the twentythird cen eral assembly the wished for power is given Even should the rest of the bill which is known as the joint rate bill prove unconstitutional the tirst section will hold The maximum rate of freight charged by any railroad company receiving business at stations on its line within the state to a point within the state on another line of railroad shall be its mileage in propor tion of lhe rate for the entire or the through shipment based on its own Iowa rate according to its class with the following percentages added to such mile From five to one hundred fifteen per cent one hun dred and live to two hundred eleven per cent two hundred and ten to three hundred nine per cent three hundred and ten to four hun dred miles and seven per The rate to be charged for freight hauled and received from another road to be the same as above with the following ierceutascs viz Five miles to one hundred twelve per cent one hundred and five miles to two hundred nine per cent two hun dred miles to three hundred seven per cent three hundred and ten miles to four hundred miles and five per This rule will not apply to busi ness received from or delivered to the Cedar Rapids and pending the hearing of the injunction proceedings instituted by the same com pany before Judge restraining the board from putting in joint ILLINOIS The Agricultural Department Report Gives Wheat a Poor June report of the agricultural department on Illinois just says the prospects for western wheat have fallon off materfcllly the loss by winter killing is and the general condition The average will be but about twothirds of last years and the yield Spring wheat good area sown in oats To Dtopel Headaches and to cleanse the system yet when cos tive or or when the blood is im pure or to permanently cure habitual to awaken the kid neys and liver to a healthy out irritating or weakening use Syrup of MaumcniuerU First Woman Jnne Felton Bey the first woman dentist to gradu ate in the received her degree of Sfrom the Boston Denial College She also received the first prize for senior nervous nerv ous bines cured by Miles1 Samples free at drag FIRM IN THE Salisburys Government Likely to Weather the The Cewion of of Ter ritory Left for the British East African in the June Salisbury min istry has secured a new lease of power and there will be no dissolution this year unless something unforeseen hap In spite of the audible grumbling among the dissatisfied tories and union ists over the new rules and the hostile comments of a portion of the conserva tive press on the agreement with Ger the best parliamentary judges be lieve that the government will weather the The jingo fury over the cession of Heligoland to Germany will have blown over by the time the vote comes up in parliament and the absurdity of claiming as English an island close to the German coast whose inhabitants are Germans will be too apparent to afford a chance to work up a popular The only real fight will be over the adop tion of the new and that will be fierce Some unionists will light shy of them and many of the younger lories will be out of but the whips will keep a sufficient majority on hand tocarrythe government through the One result of the AngloGerman agree ment is the clear ditinitionof the areas that are and they are big enough to keep the East Africa companys hands full with colonizing and trading schemes which promise enormous profits for many years to Its hands have been tied ty the but capitalists will now invest in African enterprises with an as surance of a good return for their who has been made governor of the Congo lrcc State by King will the master spirit in these enter 5ut for the opposition of the representatives of the United States and Holland to the levying of import duties in the Congo State the way would now le open for purchase of the territory iy England and Stanley would hold a po sition second in importance only to that of the governor general of The continues its attack upon lord Salisburys agreement with Germany with unabated violence and frantically calls upon parties of the opposition in parliament to combine and secure its In the premiers hu miliating surrender to Germany the Cknnitcic foresees the certain defeat of tlie ministry and dissolution of parlia and predicts that the verdict of the electors on an appeal to the country will be so sweeping a condemnation of the agreement as to deter future govern ments from trilling with the prestige and lionor of Great Britain and recklessly throwing away its The Chronicle protests against Lord Salisbury going out of the way to enlarge the territory of Germany when there is the utmost on account of New to cultivate the fricndisness of It think the government blunder has brought us within mcasurea ble If the Heligoland bill is rejected the ministers will be bound to appeal to the The Tclcijraiihx Berlin correspondent says The idea of ceding Heligoland to Germany was entirely and the spontanoty of the offer gave Kaiser Wil hclm much The colonial party is indignant and but the leaders of the national liberals and a ma jority of the reichstag indorse the agree ment The cession of Heligoland has Mattered the national The the Tuyblalt and the BocrxoiCouricr all express con gratulations upon the success of the kai ser and the and the financial world is iVn uneasy feeling prevails here over the condition of eastern As straws to show the delicate state of the relations between Itussia on the one side d Germany and Austria on the other three ominous items came this Russia has commenced tlie construction of several new military lines of railway by Russian which can be of no use except for the rapid concentra tion of troops in of The Aus troHuugarian after wit nessing experiments with smokeless have voted to supply the army with The Russian govern ment has driven across the frontier into Galica a number of Austrian subjects who were working or engaged in busi ness in Russian As the people on both sides of the RussoAustrian frontier are Poles this expulsion was a needless act of GENERAL FOREIGN Resolutions Adopted by the International Prison June inter national prison congress now in session in this city has adopted a resolution de claring that in the future treaties be tween nations the general principles of extradition should be recognized and an agreement arrived at as to the nature of the cases to be deemed exceptions of the rule that an international association should be organized to assist discharged prisoners and their and that sellers of alcohol should be responsible for crimes resulting from their serving drunken and that the sale of liquor on credit or to children should be pro Randall of Michigan will ad dress the congress on the subject of young War Uetween Churchmen and June few days ago a number of Christians ambushed and shot three Turkish soldiers and a Cretan A body of Mussulmen in revenge have killed a Christian and threaten further The Newfoundland Fishery June Figaro in an ar ticle on the Newfoundland fisheries dis pute declares the British prime will not accept arbitra tion if France refuses to accept pecuni ary compensation for the treaty of Ut recht and open negotiations for a new giving the French to a reasonable extent cod and lobster fishing grounds and to colonists exclusive rights on the coast and Stanley June Stanley was presented with an address at Ber wick In reply he spoke most enthusiastic terms of the wisdom of Lord Salisbury as was shown in the settlement of African affairs with By an agreement between the two countries five hundred square miles of territory were today added to British possessions in KETTHSBURG The Xew City and Society Correspondence of the June tons popular was in our mart yesterday centering with the city authorities anent the city hall We may not add much tc the poessy of Phiddias or any of the old masters in but under the supervision of Architect Dunham we feel assured of a structure that will be a credit to our The officers of the General Barnard and their families were given a ride around our city by our popular new wholesale Sprague iWhit who have made arrangements to run a series of excursions on tne river this tee of Ufem will be to Fort Madison on the coming This Is ourfirst wholesale and the agents of the Diamond The officers of the General Barnard were de lighted with their ride around the city and the courtesies extended to Gestwill have the delegation from Mercer He made some enemies by his postal appointment hat the best element will stand by him on ac rount of his indifference in sticking to bis I am not for Gest or his but do admire backbone and tie evinced a bonanza of vertebra in ap pointing the new editor of the is a vast improvement on the whilom edi torial force of that He does not iose any sleep or flesh in the endeavor to let the world know that he is an A large excursion was to have gone to your city on the 19th to take in Barnums as it was reported they would be there on that the genial proprietor of the Gladstone is in town looking after his large shipments of The farmers opposite us will lose the most of their crops if the river rises an inch Never had they a better See now what the McKinley bill has done for eh Gear always car ried the votes of these people regardless of but now with such a result from protection PAUL HORRORS OF THE An Engineer Killed and Several Passen gers Injured Near June A head end collision between a pay train and a reight train occurred this morning on the Kansas Joe and Council Bluffs road about three miles east of engineer of the pay was and several others severely The two en gines telescoped and the tender of the freight train was driven into a car of horses just behind it killing eighteen of Had the freight train been go ng at full speed a terrible loss of life would have SETTLERS WILL PAINFUL REPORTS CONFIRMED Sad llavoc Caused by the South June particulars from Tuesdays storm in Pot ter county are more painful than first re The loss of the AYerger live and of McAlroy and two daughters is As is also the report of two deaths from the cyclone at Three other death are re The loss in livestock is while the damage to crops is very Damaging Storms in June heav iest rains of the season fell here last Fully six inches of water fell within one Ninetenths of the small bridges in the country arc washed away and much damage is done to Considerable damage was also done in the vicinity of Highland by severe wind and hail Two Men SANTA Juno man who was rescued from an overturned boat near here last night said he left San Francisco Tuesday night with three Ho and two others at tempted to go ashorein a small The boat capsized and his two compan ions Three People Struck by June wife of a prominent accompanied by her two small was on the bank of the river when a heavy thunder storm came up They were struck by lightning and the mother and one of the boys were instantly The other boy was so badly injured that his recovery is Heavy Rain in llancoek June heavy rain storm passed over Hancock county early this morning flooding fields The Demands of the June prohi bition state convention this afternoon adopted a lengthy platform demanding the passage by congress of the law pro hibiting the introduction and exportation of intoxicants as a beverage demanding free and a secret ballot to prevent the corrupt use of money favoring a fair share of profits to the laborer and shorter hours the universal adoption of arbitration for the settlement of labor disputes favoring a tariff for revenue only the free coinage of silver and serv ice The following ticket was nominated Secretary of Lock of Hamilton county supreme of Highland member of the board of public of Licking Temperance Work in June and of Xew have just closed a series of temperance lectures here which have been the means of rousing a great many of the citizens to new zeal in the temperance and prohibitory A petition is being circulated here by the temperance people to counteract the peti tion the liquor men are circulating over the state in trying to get the business men and people of influence to oppose the Both the advocates and opponents of the amendment are waking up to a warm The Northwestern June the annual convention of the Millers National asso ciation today the principal resolution adopted was au endorsement of the But terworth antioption of was elected president of first vice presi dent of second vice president of Mil Miles erve and Liver An important They act on the stomach and bowels through the A new They speed ily cure bad torpid piles and Splendid for women and 30 doses for 25 Samples free at Wittes drug Colorados June disap pearance of Mount Shastas peak is still the subject of At lower Soda some fifteen miles distanced from the the water in the spring rose rapidly overflowing the floor of the spring A party who arrived says the moun tain on the east side indicates consider able Large quantities of smoke and vapor are Bucklins Arnica The best salve in the world for cuts salt fever chapped corns and all skin and posi tively cures or no pay It is guaranteed to give perfect satisfaction or money Price 25 cents per For sale at Henrys drug To Defeat the Tin Plate June Tin Plate Record editorially claims that every tinnedplate importer in this country has been assessed and the English syndicate which the manufac tures and mines in Shire and Cornwall hasaugmented this sum to nearly one million dollars in order to de feat the tin plate clause in the MeKinley Every tissue of the every bone and mncde Is made stronger and more healthy by taking Hoods A Little Special to The HawkEye 1 little red bug is doing great damage to the oats in Hancock Whole fields at differ ent points are badly Change of backacheTmonUily ir hot are cured by MDerf Free Mptes at H Wittea drag store A New Feature in the Des Koines River Land Many Frepairing Claims Against the United States for Homestead Little Girl Killed by Special to The FOKT June new feature caused by the recent adverse decision in the river land cose developed Tully one hundred settlers are preparing cases against the United States in the court claims in Washington to re cover homestead All settlers who held homesteads after the river land patent was issued in 1S4S took one hun dred and forty acres and paid SIS per acre andsecured They will all sue on patents for the money paid with interest at sis per cenf to date which will amount ttf many thousand BY A A Little Girl Near Ottuuiwa the Victim of a Lightning Special to The June a thunderstorm this the four yearold daughter of Taylor a farmer living miles southeast of this was struck by lightning and in stantly Her who was standing in the was a witness to the awful The back of the girls head was slightly only mark left by the fatal TROUBLE AT DES The Capital City llall Club in Financial Special to Tlie DES June is con siderable excitement in base ball circles this evening over the call of Secretary Barclay for an open meeting of the directors aid citizens interested tomor row afternoon to devise means to con tinue the club through the The claim is made that unless financial aid is given and better patronage assured the lub will go into the hands of a The salaries arc all back and many of the stockholders are delinquent and show no disposition to settle Things arc in bad THE NORTHWESTERN A Good Days Sport itt the Iveokuk Fair Special to The June North western Gun association held a shooting tournament at the fair grounds in this city today that largely attended by prominent sportsmen from neighboring cities and The principal feature of the tournament was the shoot for the American In this contest there were twelve entries as follows Tobie and of Illinois Webster and of Quincy James of Illinois John Fred of The shoot was at fifty singles and ten with the following score Breitcnstein Dewey Scott Brown Tobie Webster Jones Itabcr tics Wctzell Storris Boncamp Boncamp won the Tobie first Kaber and Ilewcy divided second money and Storris got third and Selecting Judicial Special to The June the six district republican judicial conven tion held in this city Judges of and of Ma were nominated by Thirtyfour ballots were necessary to name a successor to Judge who had refused to be a Colonel of tie sports of field day and the lecture he tore the literary societies by Vernon Lights and Shades of Life in Ireat interest centers each year in the irills of the various cadet The xutalion dress and artil ery drills were unusually attractive and satisfactory this reflecting great credit upon Major There can be found nowhere a better ladies cadet corps than in the Iowa Wesleyan The chief interest of the class day ex jrcises consisted in the address by Clin ton Coddington to the investing their Wilmot Wil with the senior Willif 3 reply was very witty and Iowa Wesleyan university and Pleasant have long been proud of Alice but never prouder than after listening to her alumnal lecture on Wednesday afternoon on The Home This was followed by the alumnal banquet in the college where there were many glad reunions and happy The commencement exercises of the jraduating class were held yesterday in the Grand Opera where a large audience was delighted with many ex The following degrees were conferred Homer Julius Margaret Alhert Bertha Ida Van Lillian Ken Luelht Emma Asnes Fnnuie Martha Anna John John Mary Fannie Thomp Uose Clara Anna Gunpic Weir The faculty were all Provision was made fora more vigorous prosecution of work on the new chapel and science The alumni were very glad to meet again their old Wray of A pall of sorrow rested on the hearts of many on account of the sudden death of of one of the most honorable members of the board of The rendition of The Holy City by the Conservatory chorus on Tuesday evening was a very rich musical treat and added fresh laurels to Rommel and Professor is closing her very best year n respect to work and FROM A Horse Killed by Special to The June morn ing while wife of Ly a hardware accompanied by her son was out driving heavy bolt of lightning struck Lymans killing it Lyman and son were shocked Robbed the June night as Postmaster returned from his he saw a man jumping from the back window of his He gave chase and captured the as he proved to who gave his name as A confederate who was near was also cap Both were held to the district court today by Justice They had stolen some stamps and Passengera Have a Narrow DES June brake on an clectrict car refused to act yesterday morning and the car came flying down Fovrth street at a terrible Fourteen passengers were on board and were all badly frightened and afraid to At the foot of the hill the car jumped tin track and wa badly wrecked on the curb Strangely enough nobody was A District Camp FOIST June Fort Dodge district camp meeting will be held at opening on the evening of July 5 and closing July The meet ings will be in charge of Presiding Elder Walker and the preachers of the A number of other prominent ministers will be Pleaded Guilty of IOWA June Meyers murder case terminated abruptly Joseph the pleading guilty to murder in the second A PROSPEBOUS TEAK The Commencement Season of the Iowa Wealeyan University at Pleasant Correspondence of The June exercises have been prolonged this year beyond the usual time on account of two new literary Harlan and the The named in honor of Pleasants honorable patri arch and Iowas great is com posed entirely of male preparatory students the in honor of the great woman mathmatician of is a society for young Their ex hibitions were quite The old literary Philo mathean and sustained their enviable reputation as among the very foremost of such societies in our proud The general impression prevails that the young ladies of the Bnthean eclipsed all their former high toned The graduating exercises on Jnne 11 of the senior preparatory class deserve special as they won the highest enconinms from all The class contains thirtytwo and prophe sies a freshman class of fifty members for the university at the opening of the next The Baccalaureate sermon of President McFarland on Jane The World was a vivid and eloquent contrast between the self of scepticism and infidelity and the majestic power of the Christian faith in triumphing in the con tests of the The president gave fresh proof to bis large host of admirers of his title to one of the most gifted pulpit orators of the lieroy V of the of the fllnstrioas founderof in preached the university sermon Sunday His Our Assimilation to was master fully Monday was fully occu pied by the students annual love ReDonough County People Will Avenge Ella A Breezy Law School Gradua tion Cuniqiie ISank His Correspondence if The June quietness of our city has been disturbed for three days by a justice of the peace law Two German and his mother accused of selling skimmed milk contrary to the statue in such cases made and and after the mountain had labored it brought forth a It took four of our best lawyers two days to get In the testi and one day more to get out their sometimes called The justice still though in a pre carious The Illinois Central Railway company is putting in a line new bridge at this It was badly Last Friday night the graduating exer cises of our high school took Seven teen young ladies and gentlemen took The exercises were and the graduates reflected much credit upon their Parties are here preparing a biograph ical history of the One of who has been in the business for many states that one of our Delaware County State to be unique in its It has been in existence twentythree years and the same officers arc in control now who were first Substantially the same stockholders hold the only drop out when the fatal astrix is placed before their That the institution is doing a safe and profitable business goes without In this county there is a limped stream being fed by suggested to some piscatorial devotees the idea of placing brook trout in it a few years For the last six weeks there has been on an average two hundred tiwit a week taken from The disciples of Walton rejoiced the cashier of the Dela ware County State and his wife are vacationing in Flarry one of our most promising graduated at the Uper Iowa university last On Friday as Dittmer and oni of his students were crossing the railroac track in a buggy in a heavy they wore stuncd by a stroke of lightning which came so near them as to injure various parts of the They both had on rubber coats at the which undoubtedly saved them from serious THE POLITICAL It to Boil in Delaware Conn Polities Correspondence of The June po litical caldron has begun to Our upon the republican is uanimously in favor of the rcnomination of the Henderson for con Thorn will be no falling away or the election day even though Judge Couch should be his Judge Couch is an upright judge and an affable but wherin he has any superior qualifications as a statesman over any good republican neither he or his friends have informed while as compared with he is as a pigmy to a A repub lican who should vote for him would only advertise his apostacy or his indifference to political From the latter class comes our purchablc This judicial district is hopelessly given over to hence the re publicans can only stand aside and watch the Fairness demands that it be that the three judges now occupying the bench are hon est men and above the average as Among the democrats there is an opposition to Judge of Independ He is ec too opinionated and decidedly too hence is to be de The Hon Charles Bronson o this exstate senator and exCleve land is being groomed for his Bronson would make a good and we of this county are praying for his That the re publicans are not the democrats that is their THOIL Congressman Heard June John Heard was renominated for congress by acclamation yesterday by the democrats of the sixth congressional Carroll Paige Nominated for June re publican state convention was called to order at eleven oclock this James of After the appointment of a resolution Carroll Paige was nominated for For a disordered liver try Beechamg WIDDED rarmtU an Jnne youngest daughter of United States Sen ator was married at noon at Lake Forest to a member of an old and wealthy Chicago family and one of of the weekly paper the pareit and belt TERRIBLY US Hundreds of Fonrtag tw AM the Authorities In Their the Murderer Ever be Found Special to The June the little town of Industry is isolated to a considerable extent from the outside yet news pertaining to theCor dell horror is not slow in traveling over the country roads as yet unknown to the telegraph or THE UAWKEYE correspondent has the recipient of myriad sensational rumors concerning the celebrated but if any of are worthy of considera The people are simply horror stricken over Ella Cordells They never dreamed for an instant that the sweetfaced girl whom everybody loved and respected would over bo in a condition where an abortionists mur derous services could possibly bo And there are no unkind memories for the Ella Cordell of a few weeks ago Thenis only sorrow for a blasted a horrid life cut a soul sent to the judgment All the tcnderest feelings of pity goout to those who suffer for the death of a loved one those who weep and moan over some trinket or keepsake that was once Ella In the breasts of husbands and brothers there vrc feeling hard to sup While they propose that the law shall be vindicated and are promising that no man shall be unjustly yet if the murderers and their accom plices are it is thought that a rope and the nearest tree will wind lip one of the blackest tragedies known in the criminal annals of Six hun dred dollars has been subscribed towards aiding in the search for Ella Cordells The sum will swell to a thou sand if need The terrible shock of knowing that a sunnyfaced home girl has been murdered has meas urably The people have grimly determined that her death must be It is useless to pay attention to many wild charges and rumors Hying about concerning this It is understood that a Plnkcrton detective is at It is hoped that his not prove In the meantime other minds arc active and other hands are willing to prosecute the The gallows stands ready to do its Let no guilty man MURDEROUS Finding of it Louisiana Coronera Jnry in the Kichardtton Shooting BATON June coroners jury found that Milliard who was killed during Tues days was assaulted and killed by the Taylor The com prising live tired ten or fifteen shots at Thep completely surrounded him and shot him from the front and both Richard in defence drew a revolver and wounding Eugene It is stated tonight that Taylor is It is learned that night a crowd of men went to the residence of Hoi in East Feleciana and tired a volley of shots into his front Holcombe is treasurer of tlie state insane asylum and is a reputable Worked an Oid June trams re lieved the United States clothing of a couple of pairs of trousers through an old and wellknown One priced goods while the other lifted the They were overhauled by the marshal just as they were were leaving and one of them and the stolen articles The other tramp mode good his escape by a sudden dash to the The IiuprlHoned Duiiuur Miners tfeiuit Kay of June impris oned miners have been heard This evening the men working in the head of the entry through which the rescuing party Is working its way distinctly heard a pick for a times from the The rescuers have gone to work with renewed The miners cannot be rescued for hoiira The rescuing party is within a few feet of the line leading from the Mahoning to Hill Farm after this reached the men will have to drive through seventyfive feet or coal to their imprisoned The news that the entombed had been heard from spread quickly throughout the little mining town and in a short time the mouth of Mahonin mine was crowded with women and Renewed tappings this evening have inspired the rescuers with fresh They do not now fear danger and is not prob able they will meet with Late to night General Manager Uazzard said they have hopes of reaching the men be fore A corps of physicians is waiting In readiness and every provision is made to take caro of such of the unfojc tunates as may be One of the rescuers said only two men can work at a time where they are now The suspense among the anxious watchers f above is an awful Out of the hundreds who have gone through all phases nf hope to there is one whose steadfast faith been more than even when the affair looked the David an old Welsh was at one time entombed nine days in a mine in and his wife never gave She remembers that and shouUKj David Davis ever emerge from the here he will find a woman calmly await ins at the door to welcome She tiently repeats to all visitors that will and no amount of reasoning or argument will make her believe that heel husband is not and hoping for final return to her as placidly as awaits his It is now seventytwo hours since the ex plosion occurred and unless the men I something left in their hang is pressing them sadly if they are That they are still living haft i ceived added hope from the fact that t night there was a sudden and plained increase in the ventil through both the Ferguson and ing This can only be acconul for by the fall of slate in the mine by an or that the ei tombed miners themseves have madctrl break through and are working to rescuers from Gold for NEW Jnne Sf ordered worth of gold for ment to Europe Ballroad Tmplojrem QoH June conductors and brakemen of 1 Cleveland and Pittsbnr railroad here all quit work this A Champion KmncrV t June the halfmile rnnnerof the United dfedf a home very yesterday French engineers propose i toe Jongfraoi by succesgfou ofjt forming a zigzag to a some landing newt summit of the Texas they say steals ahorse
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