Get 1 more page view just for clicking
to like us on Facebook
Burlington Hawk-Eye (Newspaper) - June 25, 1890, Burlington, Iowa ESTABLISHED WILL VOTE WED House Will Consider the Silver Bill McKlnleyi ResolutionThe Senate Conilderg the PoitotBce Appropria tion Original Pack age UillCapital Ing the country into twentysix which a chief detective for each distric and with a corps of detectives to be nsa for visiting localities and getting in touch with He Gorman did not want any postmaster general to hav a force under him whose avowed duty i might be to go around among people and get In touch with Mr Plumb also spoke against the but it was agreed to as were the other committeeamendments and the bill The senate proceeded to the considera uuc e propriatiou Th wter the journal was of meats recommended by the Illinois called attention to the fact that have already to the legislative appropriation bill amended by the senate had been referred to the appropriations committee without reference to the The speaker said the usual custom had been that the record duly in rormed the house of the reference and he ore declared the journal ButUirworth presented the report appropriations committee upon the amendments to the legislative llie bill was agreed to and a conference A conference was ordered on the bill to increase the number of managers of tional homes for volunteer soldiers The senate amendment to thehouse bill to extend time for the pay ment of purchase money for lands of the Omaha Indians in Nebraska was agreed from the committee on reported the following That Immediately after the passage of this resolution the house shall proceed to consider house m the silver with the senate amend and at two oclock Wednesday June the previous shall be considered as demanded the previous question on the adoption of which was ordered and twenty minutes debate was allowed on either side There was considerable opposition shown by the McKinlcy said the purpose of the resolution was to secure definite and speedy action upon ihc subject of sil It was results the republican side was said poli tics the democratic side was Tin house had passed the period ofsilver It was fuce to face with practical jiiestion whether wo were to have free and unlimited coinage of the worlds silver product or whether we would legislate to absorb every ounce of produced in the United States and make purl of our monetary On motion of the special rule was adopted without chairman of the coinage presented a report of the n simply recommended t Hit tinhouse jn each and 11 the senate amendments to the silver and reijnesis a conference Mr tn in the senate amend With those motions pending the Ichiite Confer defended the fiction of his saying it had reported a wise and conservative million tdii feature was stricken out then the government was placed n the position of buying gold and silver bullion and paying for it in silver for was the only money provided for such free coinage meant a prolilof a year to the bul lion owners of this It meant we should say to the ui your silver and we will give thirty per cent more for than you cUn wt anywhere Conger under the terms of the house silver and gold would be equally within the reach of while if the bill was the country would be driven to i silver lie under the terms of the house that would appreciate under thr terms of the senate bill he believed it would He wished his colluiiiriiis could un derstand I he pressure had been Illought to hear by the men interested in silver speculation to secure silver legisla Kol only have paid lobbyistsbeen plying their vocation but various other means have resorted to by the silver speculators to procure Pool after pool had been organized in this city to speculate in Money deposited hi the banks in this country by hundreds and hun dreds of thousands ready to purchase bullioiMis soon as this legislation should These people were opposed to the house Simply because if thai bill passed they would have to trust to the value of their If the free coinage bill passed the con press of the Iliited States it would fix the value at 30 per cent above what sil ver was He had been invited time and again to join the silver pools as long as he had a seat his voice should be raised in behalf of the people of this for tlu labor ing for the savings bank depositors and for the crip plod starved soldiers of In Tongcrsaid if there was no silver legislation the responsibility would rest upon tinadvocates of free coinage borause of the delay up to this time rested largely upon Itlaud knew nothing about any lie had not seen it and had never heard of if speculative pools had been organized they might have been founded upon the belief in the passage of the house because it opened ihe door to the widest One day there might be tan millions in the treasury and the not a He criticized the house bill in other He was for froo but if he could not get he would vote for this bill if he could pet two one providing that the notes outstanding should not be limited to the cost price of and another that the notes should be re doomed in This latter was import ant in order that coinage should bo kept up and bullion not stored in the treasury simply as a of said free coinage was the only way to secure a stable financial system but if he could not get free coinage ho would vote for this four and onehalf million bill as offering a considerable improvement on the present The question wasf urtlier debated by and the latter stating lolt It his duty to vote for any meas ure that pointed in the direction of free patch from the committee on Joreign relations moved to increase the compensation of the minister to Turkey from to agreed Edmunds moved to amend the amendment relating to the work of the international American by spect so as to make the payment of the share of the United States of a preliminary for in formation in respect of an interconti nental rail said he made the motion so as to guard against any moral or implied engagements to go on with the intercontinental railway agreed All the amendments having been agreed the bill was passed Phc senate bills to adopt regulations in relation at were These bills embody the rules agreed to by international manton The conference report of the pension appropriation bill was The senate receded from the only amendment not arranged in the for the appoint ment of two additional pension agents and the pension appropriation bill now goes to the The senate then SERIOUS RAILROAD Over Thousand Hen Go Out at The Switchmen and Brake men of the UllnoU Central Ballroad Qnlt Work Because Two Old Employes are GENERAL WASHINGTON Sliver BUI AinendmentK to NonConcurred housc committee on coinage weights and mea sures today decided by a vote of C to 5 to recommend nonconcurrence in the senate amendments to the silver bill and to ask the house to order a confer Tliir Original June house committed on judiciary has decided to report to the house instead of tin senate original package bill a substitute agreed on tnis It is broader in scope than the senate inasmuch as its provisions apply to all articles of interstate whereas the sen ate bill only applies to June thousand con and brakemen in the Chicago freight yards of the Illinois Cen tral Railroad went out on a strike yester day The immediate cause was the resignation of Trainmaster Berry and his Irwin Pushie A rumor went the round of the freight yesterday morning that it was the ntention of Superintendent G Rus sell to dismiss Berry and Pushie As he trainmaster and his assistant knew for their dismissal they took by the horns and went to the upenntendents office to learn the truth f the They also formulated a grievance which has been a sore point for some months with the brakesmen and Under the old rules a freight tram arriving in the depot first was always allowed to depart before the but Russell inaugurated a new by which certain men were allowed to run their trains before others despite the fact that they had arrived at the depot much Trainmaster Berry inquired whether the superintend ent would insist on the new rule He answered and being questioned further as to their intended dismissal again replied in the affirmative Bcrrv and Pushie then and there their become a people see after all it is the peo ple who should is a monster of immorality and infamy which should be as darkening the fair es cutcheon of an honorable one view and a correct The same people body politic see another which they would gladly rectify as would they the matter of licensed te the great and uncontrollable dishonesty and fraud in The continuance of the first the lottery company must attend the continuance of the second political corruption as a safeguard to the people against increase of taxation by a corrupt city and state government Should the support of the lottery com pany be withdrawn added to the addi tional millions which that company pro pose to bind themselves to re chartered from the there will be a vacuum created in the amounts re ceived for public and state le of something near This would necessitate a marked increase in the percentage of increase which the major AY JUKE HUMS The Work of the State Convention at General John XcXolta Selected Chair manFrame of Nominated for State Treas payers are not prepared to intoxicating A SubHtitule for Vests Inspection senate committeeon agricultural and forestry today instructed Chairman Paddock to report favorably with amendments t he substitute proposed by him for Vests bill to providefor theinspection of cattle and beef products intended for exports I hisubstitute provides for the inspec tion at the place of killing cattle and the carcasses of which are subjects of in terstate commerce previous to slaughter in all rases when the secretary of agricul ture deems it A post mortem examination of carcasses intended to be further prepared for consumption at canning establishments or elsewhere may also beordered by the secretary of In the caseof discovery of any diseased animal or carcasses it shall be also any product of such car cas found to be unlit for euman consump handed in Today the strike has serious one and threatens to blockade the Illinois Centrals entire bus The suburban trainmen struck this morning after the early trains had come in and there are now about thir teen hundred men An order was issued by the strikers at a meeting held today extending the strike over the whole of the Illinois Central road in Wisconsin and The men insisted on the dismissal of Superintendent Uussell whose jurisdic tion extended over the lines in Illinoise Iowa and They claim he persecuted many of the men and they have many grievances against The trouble culminated yesterday afternoon wiiin the trainmasters were by him as mentioned in these dispatches ast The men did not wish to be lield responsible for interfering with the United States mail and express matters and consequently attached the mail and express cars to the engine of the New Orleans mail train The general refused to start the mail train until the passenger coaches were attached and the strikers warned him that he detained the mail and express at the companys Gen eral Manager Beck and General Superin tendent Sullivan had a conference with the strikers this To luvcHtlgate Arid june Senator Moody reported from the select committee on investigation and reclama tion of arid lands and amendment to the sundry civil bill making an appropriation 01 WHUHIO investigate the arid region tli Slates for the purpose of discovering to what extent they can be redeemed by irrigation also an amend ment making an appropriation of IKK to enable the secretary of agriculture to cause surveys and field examinations to lie made to ascertain the value of the under How of waters for irrigation pur poses within the region lying on the eastern of Rocky FURIODS WIND HAIL AND BAIN tirrionn Damage the Vicinity of June worst storm since the cyclone of swept this vicin ity Sunday Many building were destroyed or greatly Stock was killed by lightning and being driven into wire Crops were beaten into the ground by hail and washed out by the four inches of water that fell during the The damage to property will amount to many thousands of The men stated their determination not to return to work until Superintendent was The only conclusion ar rived at was that the company would re sist the mens They now await is unless the men return o work tomorrow the company will proceed to hire new The tie up will cause serious not only throughout a large section of country both west and south The suburban traffic of the road is enormous I he largest in the United The trains run in and out of the city every few minutes from five oclock in the morning until midnight and are All these many of whom beyond tha cable car are now thrown upon their own resources for But it is not this that will trouble the commercial world To stop the freight traffic of the Illinois Central means to prevent thousands of people in northern southern Illi Mississippi and Louisiana from genius their pro ducts to The yards in this city arc already filled with freight cars and the stalling of trains now in transit will jam transfer track touched by the ty of Either this or a great and grave delinquency in the payment of the states annual expenses or This is a ihat the amount of revenues derived at the present time from and by the present rate of taxation is inadequate to meet the states expenses I do nor do many believe we believe the revenues thus accumulated are sufficient with due respect to those in author we do not believe the government an honest in one particular instance we have found it The revenues then not being sufficient to supply the de mands of the we will say salary grab bers parties who have the handling and expending of our state and at the same time to pay the states yearly we must have one of the three either an honest and fair government which will pay through its officers the monies received by assessment for state out for the and only use said amount for such we must have a concern like the lottery which with little expense makes great profits and enables it to furnish money to pay the expenses for which the money collected to pay same has been illegally and unjustly appro or we must submit to a high and an to supply the money necessary to meet state ex penses and at the same time sup ply the avaricious and dis honest greed of those politicians so we are unable to rid our selves This is the true sense of the the existent state of and we naturally choose the middle course as least expensive to ourselves and at the same time most pregnant with good to June republi can state convention met in the city at noon today and was called to order by S chairman of the state central General Martin presented the name of Horace Clark of Coles for temporary chairman he was unanimously Clark was escorted to the chair and addressed the eulogizing the republican its recounting its achieve I War and peacc At the dose or the chairman s address the temporary spoken n condemnation of the govern ments oursein the ue goes before his constituents for re election avowedly to test the opinion of me the government on the licensing bntjhe whole line of the gov ernments policy will be tested as it is not improbable that Caine will use the licensing question as a pretest for with the major all and easiest pursued just now fairly in keeping with our present state government so far as the general personnel is and why not Again we have a democratic government Strange indeed that such should be the case under a good democratic isnt it This question is growing in and should it be put before the people as a proposed amendment to the constitu tion of the there is every reason to for the reasons that it will again be grafted into the constitu tion of the this is a demo cratic far superior to republican still following in their the republicans and only in the worst features of their is it No tis but the natural corruption which like a eating us way into a republican under the name of democracy and reform Our best of the republican though perhaps in some ways and we are like a stranded vessel in a without a helm or an From where is our assistance to and when will we be delivered organization was as selected by the state committee were A dispatch was read from Senator Cul lom congratulating the convention and party on the both state and The districts were called and members of the committee were announced The following is the state central committee as announced Pliny Smith of Chi cago Chott of Henry Hertz of Conway of Cicero raser of Roper of Diller of Thos C FU1 erton of Wilcox of Edwards of Peoria Pey ton Roberts of W H Kelt Clarence Paul of Blmn of Clark of Jones of Ham 1m of Henry Bruggerman of A Martin of Salem and Rheat of H was decided to refer all resolutions to the committee without reading or dis A recess was then After recess the committee on perma nent organization reported the followiu permanent and the report was unanimously adopted General John chairmanC Partridge of secretary George Buckingham of and Watson of assistant sec retaries John Lews of monmouth re cording A breeze was created in the convention by the presentation of a resolution to elect two members of the state conven tion at The resolution Taken with the desertion of the govern mentby theTimes and the Daffy Tele graph and the fierce assaults of the radi cal unionist Chronicle upon Caines ac tion is verr embarrassing to Lord Salis bury and his Salisbury is also troubled about the at titude of There are well grounded rumors that the FrancoRus sian alliance is an accomplished fact with a strong probability of the eventual accession of Bulgaria and possi bly which would mean an ad dition of over five hundred thousand men to the already enormous forces of France and Ribots sharp words in IOWA STATE The Republican State Convention at Sioux What Influ fluence It Will Hare on the Ke rail Piper TrialGeneral State n the French chamber on Saturday in op TinSlfirtn tn v The Strike June strike on the Illinois Central has extended this far Only passenger trains left today and perishable fruit trains have been sent north by the liig lAiur It is expectel all the yard men will so out here and at Jlounds tomor Violent Kains at La LA June violent rain last night washed out bridges and railroads in every Trains are late and many have been THE TRAMP AND THE A SortFooted IVdeHtrain Taken a Free Klde on a the men on a work train of the Milwaukee road were eating breakfast at a boarding house near the railroad a tramp entered the cab of a attached to the work train at the depot and opened the The train pulled out at lightning and al though the railroad men saw it start they were unable to overtake Ten minutes later the engine of an incoming freight train was detailed and pursuit was The work train was found standing on the track seven miles but no trace was discovered of the Steam was in the but the tramp was evidently afraid to run by the town and so deserted his stolen SUNDAY SCHOOL A GOOD BEAR TEE Foitonlco Appropriation Mill Under June gave notice that he would tomorrow call up the adverse report from the committee foreign relations on the resolution in troduced by him relating to the indepen dence of fr the of sub mitting some The conference report on the naval appropriation bill was presented and agreed The senate then proceeded to the consideration of the postoffice appropriation In relation to the first amendment of the increasing the item for snail postoffice inspectors eos and expenses from to Gorman spoke in condemnation of the postmaster generals plan for having Additional detectives to inquire Into such I matters as whether the patrons of postoffieo are satisfied the business the postoffioe Is well per formed whether the postmaster emj members of fats own family liquors are D fKMtoffioe building and other i objected 4o the proposition of the r general to a m In Ids The International Convention in Seagion at June sixth inter national Sunday school convention was called to order this morning by William of The ses sion opened with devotional exercises and was followed by routine There are thirteen hundred delegates present from all parts of Xorth America representing Sunday schools with teachers and Every Evangelical Protestant denomination iu Xorth America is repre The objects of the convention are the promotion and increase of Sun day school devising new and bet ter methods of teaching children and uniformity of FOUR PEOPLE BY 1 HAD A Man Holds JBrate Till a Bjitander June Leach and and Emma Eiley were seriously bitten by a mad dog yesterday The dog chased the two little girls and bit them several Peters went to their when the brute tuned on him biting him in four but he held the dog until a bystander killed All of the victims are suffering intensely from their A fatal June The pre mature explosion of connon at ademo meeting today resulted in the 8erious Her a Some Cattle Eugaee in a June few days ago Charles and Robert thrifty Monroe county broueht up a lot of cattle on the Pocono and started to drive them to their farm in the neighborhood of A brindled bulldog accompanied Three miles south of Honscrs mills the cattle came to a and partly turned and the men had all they could do to keep them from After they had got the cattle headed right again they saw what had caused the A few rods away an old she bear was sitting in the center of the and on each side of her there was a and all three were looking at thn frightened The young men could not get the drove to budce from where they so they sent the dog ahead to drive the bear family out of the The dog bounded and when the bears saw him coming they got down on all and started at making no move to get out of the Instead of pitching at the old bear the bulldog grabbed one of the cubs and began to drag it toward the log fence but he hadnt gone far when the equal ing little brute brought the mother who attacked the dog and made him let That waked the bulldog and he whirled and got a hold on the old bears The cubs vanished like par while their mother was raging and trying to shake the dog off and for a moment the old bear and the dog had it hot and from one side of the road to the the bulldog set his teeth in the bears and the noise and the efforts she made to fling him away excited the curiosity of the cattle to such a pilch that they set up a and went cantering to ward the belligerents with heads and tails in the The young men hurried after the intending to keep it on the move until it had passed the bear but the ringleaders halted as soon as they had reached the Just then the old bear shook the dog loose from her bleeding and threw him over the She then started for the opposite side of the roadbut the ring leaders headed her and a moment later the whole heard was bellowing furiously and endeavoring to get a chance at the Then the dog re turned and the cattle separated when the canine again tackled the and got a broken back from one of her Before cattle had time to close np their ranks Charles Kiple dashed ahead of them and fired five revolver bullets into the bears Then the young men whipped the drove into a ana left the dead dog and the dead mother bear lying by the CHICAGO the of Hribery in the City June investigation into the charges of boodling in the city council was begun by the grand jury this Evidence was presented that Mike a wealthy exgambler offered Alderman Charles Monear and Simeon Wallner each to vote for the West Lake Street Elevated railroad They only got each and made affidavit to that effect in the ofhce of Joseph recently re leased from the penitentiary for election These tilings were sworn to by Mackin and his This afternoon attachments wore issued for the two and they were brought in and gave bonds for their appearance Monear says the ailidavid bearing his name is forgery and the whole business a It is thought a man namee Peter Gable that charges of bribary are expected to be Gable is a gambler and is said to have an unsavory IJ U1V7U WHS offered by a colored employe in the secretary of states office and was voted It was renewed by also of Chicago who made an appeal in behalf of the col ored representation in the central com This appeal met with favor and the resolution the author of the then nom inated Morris colored and a dele gate from the fifteenth district nominated Long There was consid erable opposition to the nomination of Jones but the resolution was adopted by a large The following gentlemen were placed in nomination for state treasurer Franz of Chicago Cicero Lindley of Greenville of Vaiidalia of and Conrad of The first ballot resulted as follows Amberg Lindley Willis 73 Brown Sccrest A second ballot was but before the result was it being evi dent that Amberg had secured the ma to the English acquisition of Zanzibar are a presacre of serious trouble which Sir James Ferguson found it necessary to meet yesterday by a concil iatory Jfow comes the news that one of Cardinal Lavigeries mission aries has converted King Mwanga of Uganda to the Catholic faith and brought nim under French This means serious trouble for England in a large tract of Africa until was under her The lord mayor of in answer ing a criticism to the effect that he had sacrificed the dignity of his office in sign ing a memorial to Cardinal Manning says that cardinals have been regarded all over since the loss of the tem poralities of the Holy as deposed and that Gladstone and Lord Salisbury have both recognized this rank in Cardinal The cardinal has written a letter expressing his earnest sympathy with the cause of home rule a subject on which British Koman Catholics are very much BERNHARDrsyARBOW She Takes an Overdose of Chloral by take and Js Only Saved by Hard June returning to her hotel after having performed at Her Majestys theater last Sarah Bernhardts suffered from an at tack of Finding herself unable to go to she took what proved to be an overdose of When her at tendants discovered the famous act ress appeared to be in a dying condition and physicians were hurriedly summoned finally After persistent lasting through four and the application of power ful Bernhardt began slowly to IT WAS ASIATIC Keport of the Medical Experts on the Epidemic In June commissioner ot medical experts sent by the govern ment to the province of Valencia for the purpose of investigating the epidemic which has been raging there pronounce the disease to bo Asiatic The commission also reports that the origin ot the pestilence is Special to The DES June there be one class more than another especially interested in what the republican state convention does at Sioux Ciiy on Wed it is the There is no question that the action of ihat conven tion will have much to do with the result of the election this It is unfortun ate that it has not settled the supreme court decision it would have simplified the It is quite evi dent the Wilson bill will not pass the It unless amended so as to cover all articles subject to police regulations of the state Iowa will not accept Wilsons single But a very important ques tion arises Should the Wilson bill what is gained Will it validate that portion of the Iowa statute which the supreme court has declared void by removing the inhibition against it The rulings of the in similar in dicate that it will so that if it passes nothing will or can be gained until the Iowa legislature has reenacted the so that the present condition must re main for two years unless an extra session of the legislature is convened which it is not at all probable Governor Boies will assent and if he of what avail would it be as the legislature is now comprised If it were assured that under theoriginal package decision saloons could be positively prohibited and an end put to the bar and there are many members of the republican side of the legislature who would vote for it and they will be found in the state con vention on There are thou sands of republicans and democrats who vote for prohibition solely to get rid of the This fact might develop itself in an extra session of the legisla It is that the republican state convention will require wise Tne county republican conventions have now all been held and the indica tions are renomiuatioii of all the Iowa congressmen except Conger and The former will be succeeded by Captain of Sunday with their nojnbor people attended our repabileucc convention which was aeloVafc Miss Lottto EadjV been taking music In ant the past fall and home returned homo Thursday from her ure trio in Special The HawfcJbrel two more of mad dogsmHaneock a son of William Van Aitadabv of and Frank known citizen of La Both bitten by supposed rabid dogs being treated by the Denver mad stMfe A mad dog ran through and one dog that it had bftttn ias been The people OK war path against all unmuzzled HAWDTB A DANGEROUS A Keokuk citi zen has a large tarantula which he cap tured in a bunch of bananas and ia tab ing it on a cockroach IOWA HotrsBss The Iowa Holiness association in camp at DM Moines has elected the following for the ensuing year of Nevada vice Bevecs ot Ames recording of Des Moines corresponding Agnes of Mtreasurer WiIIians of this The latter is an THE PIPER Sensational Testimony Baled Out by the Special to The DES June taking of testimony in the famous Piper trial for the derailing of a passenger train some time ago on the Rock was con cluded today and will be submitted to the jury Some excitement was caused by witness Langstaff making a statement that he was offered a bribe by the attorney for the defend to testify that Piper was a passenger upon the illfated and also was given money for one Ryan to testify to similar The attorney was put upon the stand and emphatically denies any such The judge ruled the matter out but it will no doubt have some weight with the Decision In the Sugar Trust Appeal Cane June court of appeals today handed down a decision in the case of the North River Refining Company sugar dismissing with costs the appeal from the order of the special term denying in part the defend ants motion for a stay of Four Murderers June Carr and Hardy and Frank were hanged this morning for murders com mitted by them at various About one hundred and fifty persons witnessed the it was moved he be nominated by The motion carried unani For state superintendent of public of was Richard the present moved the nomination be made unanimous by Tliis was A Harmonious June were no heavy contests this morning in the meeting of delegates from each congres sional district and every thing was har but there was great surprise everywhere when it was learned that Long Jones was defeated for state cen tral committeemau in the sixth distirct by George of for Juno re publican congressional convention of the thirteenth district today nominated Captain Jesse of for the NOT YET in the Keichstag that African Oucstioii Is Xot June reichstag has finally and without debate accepted the estimates for colonial credits upon the governments statement that the German negotiations have int yet been TORIES IN THE THE LCUI8AFA LOTUBT A JbMurter of tmtmmy Which Shoold he Special Gomqxmdencej nne portent and milAbsorbing question of the darinLouigauaatthe present time On Looiiana State Lottery Com A Xew Mexico City June 24 entire business portion of flfty miles from burned late yesterday The loss will probably be Two DeaUu from KAJTSAS June weather here during tne past two days has been intensely hot Two deaths were reported from that cause court of appeals today affirmed the decision of the lower courts that the warden of the Auburn prison was proper person to execute the death sentence upon Kemm June directors of the Chicago Rock Island and Pacific railrmod company today declared the usual dividend of l per NKW June and of the Cloak Maters ajsodation surrendered to the cloak matos tbte agreeing to employ none but Cladstotiians Trying to Force an Appeal to the June liberals are in high glee today and the lories are de The government is beaten all along the line and dissolution is in the The ministers are quarreling among divided in opinion on ques tions of policy and unable to hold their following Xo British ministry has ever before been in such a With a strong majority of the house of commons al its it is unable to pass a single important government measure it is forced to yield to the opposition day after and yet it fears to dissolve parliament and appeal to the The opposition is really dictating the policy of the which cannot move hand or foot without its Yet the which refuses its loyal support cto government is unanimous against It pro claims its confidence that it represents the majority of the but shrinks from putting that confidence to the test of a general The Gladstonians are conficent that they have the tory uuionist coalition On the run at last and are resolved not to give it a breathing spell until they force an appeal to the Most of the tory newspapers swallow the action of the government in surren dering the compensation clauses of the lioensing though it does not require a phenomenal keenness of perception to discover that the process of deglutition was extremely difficult and most unwill Several of these journals attempt to make it appear that the withdrawal of the clause was due entirely to the necessity which became apparent to the government of relieving the present pressure of parliamentary but others are not disposed to stultify them selves to that The Standard and the Telegraph make no attempt to con ceal their disgust and their growls will necessarily have considerable influence in the direction of increasing popular tory disapproval of the governments display of The journals plainly intimate to the ministry that it was a most unwise move on their part to make so disgrace ful an attempt to cover up their virtual defeat in the house the other day and even go so far as to accuse the govern ment of But if the conserva tive newspapers are the pub pcansare They had prepared a petition in favor of the aban doned to which they had obtained This petition they In the Coin June the commons to night Hcaly asked the speaker to rule on the question whether there was any pre cedent for an Earmarking licensing I he speakers reply created a He made a long Hie opinion that there was no precedent for such a to allow an earmarking license fund to accumulate as the government he it was a grave in novation which the house itself to decide The ruling was received with opposition A Spirited Debate in the June was a spir ited debate in the reichstag today over the army Chancellor Von Caprivi declared the federal government would neither drop the bill nor accept amend The federal government could not agree to curtail the but lie was authorized to say a much larger number of men would be placed on the retired list in the The federal governments had met the reichsta quite far He therefore the adoption of the The debate was then A Bank June Hank of Hartford has suspended owing to the failure of the Park National bank at and an assignment has been Xo statement of the asset and liabilities has yet been but the deposits amount to about The Chicago Gas XEW June trustees of the Chicago Gas Trust in this city and Philadelphia today signed an order di recting the Philadelphia Trust company to pay ail money to Receiver He will distribute it among the stock holders as soon as checks are made A Consultation with Liqnor NEW June of president of the Dis tillers and Cattle Feeders had a conference today with a commit tee of wholesale liquor dealers of Phila delphia and this city regardins the re bate grievances complained of by the liquor The result will be pre sented at the meeting of the liquor deal ers known WHAT TIIK CONVENTION WILL Special to The DES June reports received here prominent republicans are of the opinion tomorrows convention at Sioux Cily will adopl a platform favoring congressional action to give the states the right to pass police regu lations over the liquor trallic and exempting liquor from inter state commerce thus doing away with the original package Such action it is thought will satisfy both ele ments of the although there are reasons to believe the convention will have a stormy session upon the liquor The McKinley bill will no doubt be endorsed as well as the position of the western republicans upon the silver It is also thought that some action will be taken definitely locating the convention at Des The impression prevails here that Lyons will lie successful for state auditor and iray for clerk of the supreme As to Byrket and McFarland seem to be neck and neck in the WILL BEST AT The of George McCrnry he liuried There remains of the late George McCrary will leave Joseph tonight and arrive in this city toniorrow The fun eral party will come through on a special sleeper for the transportation of which arrangements were made this The funeral will take place from the Unitarian church at eleven oclock to morrow The services will be conducted by Eulogis tic remarks will be made by Justice of the United States supreme and of this FLAGS AT HALF June Hag on the war department is halfmasted today on account of the death of exSecretary and the department will he closed on the day of his Hoard of Special to The DES June Boies has appointed the board of curators of the state historical All the old members are reappointed except A II Hamilton and and R of and of take their The gov ernor appoints nine all FRIENDS SDNBAT SCHOOL The annual Sunday school con ference of the Friends church of Iowa held a three days session at Des beginning Friday The address of welcome was delivered by of this the response Esther of and the presidents address by William Jasper A BABYS An ac cident occurred at Des Moines the other evening in which a babys escape from death is considered A Miller was walking on the Diagonal track with her babe in her when she was struck by an outgoing passenger tram and hurled into the sustain ing serious The child was caught on the pilot of the engine and carried a distance of nearly two when it rolled off beside the Barr ing a few scratches the baby was found to be A RAKE is known among surgeons as Ctesarian opera tion was perform t Keokuk the day upon a do mod colored dwarf namad Laura J The stood the operation with remarkable and it is thought both mother and child will fully She charges the paternity of the child to a white man living near her The Cicsarian operation is very but few cases having occurred jn the this being the first time in It Is so called from Julius whose birth Is said to have been by means of the opera tion and who received his surname from A QtrnEii FINDIN Daven port fruit dealer the other day received a carload of and on inspecting them fonnd what he supposed to be a nest of Mexican puppy The nest contained four of the little the mother and threu young The mother is about the size of a small while the young ones are about as big as of being Mexican puppy they are the small est known species of and are known as Marians They be long to tropical countries and are found principally in Costa Rica and Central He will endeavor to raise them for Tho Delightful KeaorU of MM Tourist both single and round trip are now on sale via the Lake Shore Route Ry to Chautau Niagara Thousand the the White Lake Bar in fact all of the principal lake and seaside resorts of the This is the direct lino between New Boston and intermediate The route of the Chicago and New York the only solid vsstl bulcd limited train between these points without a change or transfer of any Send for Tourist Folder and full inform ation concerning the train Stanleys description of Emin Pasha unde and dressed in immaculate Will Fight the Grain Rate June 24 general man agers of the western roads today chose Chairman Walker to represent them at the interstate hearing on western grain rates on July The roads will make a vigorous fight against the proposed re To Protect Formti from June Senator Pad dock today reported a bill for the pro tection of trees and undergrowth on pub blic lands from destruction by All DDNBABV June The report that the rescuers had broken into the Farm Hill mine this morning was The report arose from the fact that the res cuing party broke through a heavy gob into a small The workmen un der whose directions the coal of this mine says the working will probably get into the mine during the morning All hopes of find ing the men alive are A National Guard June Lieutenant Cflenn of the Dubuque Govern ors has been tendered and ac cepted the position of adjutant of the Fourth Iowa regiment vice Adjutant of Runaway Couple June police arrested yesterday Marie Glassburntr and Willard a runaway couple from members of a barn storming dramatic The girl is only fifteen years old and the young fellow about They are being held for the arrival of the girls SMALLPOX IN HANCOCK had intended to present to parliament to day as an expression of the enormous popularity of the measure and their ex asperation at the governments faint heartedness at its first parlamentary re buff will doubtless make itself felt in the next general Balfour now admits that he has always opposed the licensing clauses and is glad that they have bee disposed of by the action the government has The resignation of the unionist whip and member Jar Barrow is a bad blow for the govent He aad NEW June The census su pervisor estimates the population of Brooklyn at This is what yon ought to in yon must have to fully enjoy Thonsandsrare searching for it daily and mourning becausethey find it not Thousand upon thousands of dollars are spent annually by our people in thn hope that And yet We guarantee that EteetefclHgeifc if used according to dl reetfonq and the toe persisted wffl bring digestion and oust the de tfor dyspepsia Two CaMs Reported from Fountain Green Special to The June able alarm exists in the country round about the little inland town of Fountain twelve miles east of concerning the report that smallpox ex ists in the family of James a wellknown farmer of that It is learned today from the most reliable sources that and possibly other cases of smallpox exist in the Bullock a young was taken down with the disease some days his body breaking out profusely with the sores peculiar to the It is reported this evening that Bullock is now also bedridden with the It appears that about two weeks ago a tramp appeared in the Bullock neighbor claiming to be an old soldier on his way to the soldiers home at He was permitted to stay over night at the Bullock as remained around the premises some during which period the ooy wore some of the tramps clothing by mistake while at work in the The tramp was in the company of a gang of road laborers and there is general alarm that the disease win spread The and premises have been quaran the attending pronounces the disease small Nerve and 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 Austin the is He entered the English civil service at six teen and was intended for an Free samples of Miles Bestoratlve Nervine at Wittes drug Cures Sleepless ExSecretary Thomas Bayard cards that are simply inscribed The style is English and It created much consternation in the when Bayard traveled A Scrap of Paper Savm Her It was just an ordinary scrap of wrap ping but it saved her She was in the last stages of told by her physicians that she wasin curable and could live only a short time she weighed less than seventy On a piece of wrapping paper she read of Kings New and got sample bottle it helped she bought a large it helped her another and grew better continued its use and is now rosy weighing 140 For fuller particulars send stamp to Fort Trial bottles of this wonderful Discovery free at HenrVfc Lord Bosebeny has become the sessor of the original drawing of Pni famoujf Drooping the Annual War the sixth annual regatta of the State Amateur Bowftur to be at Spirit lowaTJnly Burlington Cedar way will sell from alt tions on its line to Spirit lake at a n about one cent pernUle each Hi will be on sale July Hand IS MMt Amateur to rowing crate from all the urincfoal the and the sixth annual amateur aq the tTnited Wat Hate at other special caB on tag Fron Correspondence of The June are rains for Corn is growing fast and a finer prospect we never have CoyrkendalJ is going to build a large bank barn this summer and the large bank barn of John Barnesfo near BakerirtaFairteld on business and little girl leftfor where they wiUrristtr take in of B Pitman has been prompter at Boston Museum for thirtyfive Headaches and to system yet tiveor pure or tor habitual to awaken 1 neya aiidUver healthy j out irrtta Syrapof
Once upon a time newspapers were our main source of information. Now those old newspapers are a reliable source for hundreds of years of history and secrets of the past. Now you can search for people, places, and events without the hassle of sorting through mountains of papers!
Newspaper Archive is the world's largest online newspaper database featuring over 130 million newspaper pages. Plus our database expands by one newspaper page per second for a total of around 2.5 million pages per month! The value of your membership grows along with it.
Those looking to find out more about their forefathers can empower their genealogy search with Newspaper Archive. Within our massive database, users can search ancestors' names for news stories and obituaries. We must understand our past to understand our future!
24 hours a day Monday-Saturday
Your full introductory membership payment will be credited toward the cost of full membership any time you choose to upgrade!
"It is amazing how easy and exciting it is to access all of this information! I found hundreds of articles about my relatives from Germany! Well worth the subscription!" - Michael S.
"I love this site. It's interesting to read articles about different family members. I've found articles as well as an obituary about an uncle who passed away before I was born, and another about a great aunt. It's great for helping with genealogy." - Patricia T.
"A great research tool. Allows me to view events and gives me incredible insight into the stories of the past." - Charles S.