Tuesday, August 5, 1890

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Burlington Hawk-Eye (Newspaper) - August 5, 1890, Burlington, Iowa main on the table to ho j some other time e called up a The tariff bill was then taken un The pending question was He Desires More Friendly slip Between North and BecdHemlersoiiB ariff BUI ta the Senate s some matters were disposed the Slnsewcnt jnto committee of the of in the 01 general defficiency appropriation of explaincc tho Pacific railroad claims were not prided for In the he be Jleved the time was near at hand when ihese claims would have to be Sje committee had been practically manimous In refusing to provide for Self when they were still wilding in tbe courts of the of attacked the mealier and his The code of iSes he under which the house ms gave the speaker power u stifle gag the force of avoid outrage ind mistreat the and bulldoze the Ho had degraded the ma iority with full assurance on the part of the republican members that if this scheme should break down under the iodsnxHrt of tue liberty loving jney would perish like Samson under the But if it then he alone should reap all thc Their want of patriotic courage TBS exceeded only by their suicidal stupidity and among them all there had jot been found a man with tho courage ol a the patriotism of a Henry aid the love of liberty that inspired thc lathers who could say This is our tountry these are our liberties these are oni countrymen and you are our ser and we will not have one trodden iowmnder foot or other outraged and So he I tell jir that they curse you aud you and when you are assailed in and in public they are of defended thc speaker against the attack made upon him by He referred to him asthemighty man from Maine and de dared he stood as the historic grand figure of this age of legislative re forms and Commenting on thc legislation of the Hendrson touched upon the tariff saying al though some republicans might have de sired to amend by reason of the or ganised oppositiou on the other had been so consumed that ihose amendments could not be It seemed as though the minority was bent on preventing all amend i This house had passed the silver whereby silver was already marching forward to take its place be tide This house had been the first one vrith courage and patriotism to pass antitrust It had passed the i election election bill and not a force oil as its enemies took pleasure in calling itThe house had passed the original package Marching boldly toward to the demands of the best thought of tho people of the the north and thc the representa tives ol the house had erected a pyramid ol of criti cised the code of rules and proceeded to contrast the personal aud political rela tions which existed between them and Speaker In the last congress the members of the minority had always teen treated Xow the member of the minority rising for recog did not know what treatment ho receive at the hands of the He then proceeded to make an earnest appeal against the force concluding as follows Geutleraan of the Xorth Why shall we not come together why can not we lay aside these suspicions You cannot take the rotten burroughs from the south and you cannot hold tho power here by mercenaries put at the You cannot keep political power by debauching the ballot box or jury You cannot make the country one by turning out the members who are elected by thc people and seating the nonelected by your What you can do is this you can aid thc people of the south to build up that you can help us to keep in the line of pro gressive inarch so that your sons may come and live among throw in their law with intermarry in our families while there will still be a north it will be a loving rich north a prosperous and patriotic That is what we on this side of the chambers are protesting against your desire to have done by the who are behind 3 appeal to the Massachusetts of Ply mouth 1 appeal the Western settled by the men wiio came from New England 1 appeal to thc living soldiers who met us in battle array 1 appeal to the Christians who kneel with us at the altar I appeal to the brave men who recognize sincerity and brav fy 3 appeal to tho living people Oivc us to win deserve we do now deserve ana he who says otherwise does not know ns docs not sppak truth of I m the sight of God and this L and of those people who have known me at home since I was a little when I from the fullness of niv there KID reason why the north and the south should be apart there is every reason wny the brave aud true men of both scc uons should believe each Loud applause on thc democratic Boutclle said he had no desire to auemptany defense of the speaker from kind of remarks which had been warajrom certain sources He upon the ClaytonBreck zfifigo taking as his text thc press ijwt of the majority of the committee T Upon text he built a denunciation of the election in the southern of said the gentleman from Arkan souglit an easy escape by ia iT7J A seat in congress cmPare with good gentleman from Arkansas know he done nothing to be ashamed and He t tue truth w not affect TUESDAY AUGUST WEEKs Vests do so again because he thought that the rates proposed m it were too He favored the rate recommended by tho finance Dawes opposed the advocated the committee amendment and eulogized tho protective A est modified his amentment by chang ing the rate on plain white ehinaware to 4o instead of 50 per The amendment was then voted on and nays Paddock and Plumb voted with the democrats and Payne voted no with the The next question was the amendment of the finance committee to strike out paragraphs 113 and 114 of the house bill and substitute for them one paragraph 104 taking glass and cut or at 45 per cent McPherson moved to reduce the rate in the senate amendment to 35 per cent Plumb moved to amend the com mittee amendment by reducing tho rate on cut and decorated glass and glassware from 45 to 40 per cent The committee amendment was then agreed The next question was on paragraph fixing the duties on unpolished crown aud common window The amendment be ng to reduce from IK cents per ponnd to 2 aud 3 accord ng to sizes 2 and vance moved to amed by fixing a uniform rate of 50 per A long discussion Plumb saying t was better not to pass tho tariff bill than to pass one that was not Vances amendment was finally Various motions to reduce the rates on unpolished crown and common window glass were made by Plumb and were rejected on yea and nay Al though in the last of them Man Paddock and Plumb voted with the Finally on motion of Aldrich the rates were reduced to and 2 per cent accord ng to and the senate adjourned IOTA lances Made in Iowa for tlic Week Kudlng August following postofficc changes were mado in Iowa during the week ending August 1S90 Plymouth cpun postmaster Buchanan James Discontinued Cherokee Postmasters Appointed Sioux John Downing How Wayne Samuel Mullin Monona John Crossley Allamakee Liv ngood Johnson jong Van Buren Oliver Armstrong Warren onathan TAFFY FOR the committee rose louse THE I other Consideration of Tariff the senate fercd a resolution calling on of war for information on Ject of the accident last Friday to oAt6 sru sto Mario canai ui jias tne most serious calam of lhc nation cost uad becn informed by telc MO a He also men the failure of the bill passed by thc WssT alfo np tlie and nnd earlier date than had so as to have arf an i offered on Saturday last Seneral Grant Eulogies of the Kaiser by the Loudoii German im perial with Em peror William on passed Dover at ten oclock last night on the way to where she arrived this The emperor upset all the arrangements and calculations of thc English admiralty and of the London papers by putting in to going ashore and starting off on a flying visit to his mothers king of the Taey thought ho would come direct to England and every arrangement for his reception was made ou that supposition and pub lished in the London The although in tho habit of mak ing frequent short trips on the water has suffered much from sea sickness during the voyage through the North Sea and aud tho coppy Straits of lie will not fiinch from the ordeal of reviewing the British fleet off aud will don the uniform of a British ad As thc with the emperor on entered Cowes the queen signaled The prince of Wales aud duke of on board the royal yacht went to meet the German imperial party and convey the Hohenzollern to the landing where a number of other members of the royal family awaited tho ar rival of the The landing was made amidst the firing of The emperor was at once driven to Osborno He was received at the entrance by the the princess of Wales and the duchess of He wore the uniform of a British The band played the German aud English All of this mornings papers printed eidtorials welcoming Emgcror William to the journals vicing with one another in the fulsome character of their eulogies of thc imperial This sort of greeting is in marked con trast to the articles thc London press noticed tho kaisers last visit to England and shows a remarkable change in the estimation in which he is On a former occasion tho kaiser did not visit but contented him as a matter of with review ing the naval maneuvers on Spithead Then he was strongly and quite reason ably suspected of having allied himself with Prince Bismarkjin a systematic plan to persecute his toward whom the then chancellor of the empire had al ways been bitterly antagonistic because of her incessant efforts to thwart his and the newspaper notices of his presence in Great Britain were anything but llatterin to thc abitions mon Now there is nothing too flattering to be said of and the truth undoubtedly is that the friendly articles are based on tho realization that the friendship and cooperation of Germany have become absolutely necessary to The coming Interview be tween thc emperor and Lord although may have important AFFAJBS AT BUENOS The Olmnnlte Senators Will Support the PresidentThc 1rcgs dispatch from Buenos Ayrcs to the says that at a meeting of the Celmanite senators and deputies it was decided to continue to give tho pres ident It is reported that the cabinet nas decided in favor a forced currency an endeavor will be made to stop gambling in gold exchange and Major Palmer whom President Cclman denounced as an in former and military conspirator is It is asserted that he was The press is completely Excursion Tickets Via to Creston for the Blue Grass palace on sale from August 25th to good for return 15days from date of Ono faro for round Prize fighters should deposit their money in a German Spar A knowl edge of the German language will help you out on Excursion Tickets Via to Des Moines lor the Iowa State on sale August 23 to Sep tember 5 good for return up to and including September G One for TROUBLE IN THE Democrats Worked Up Over the Nomination of Senator BarnettB FoMlble Xominatlon Against HUH General Political Gossip from the State Xew and Correspondence of The DES time for tho democratic state convention rapidly ap proaches aud the fun within tho camp All is not serene by any and thc trouble brewing is of a nature to make the average democrat swear and The main trouble is going to be in the nomination of a candi date for The next question which will prove a springgun is the liquor question and when it comes to the selection of a state central committee and the organization of the forces of dem then tho hair pulling will be on In good Hardly a day goes by but what two or three faithful bourbons can be found at the hotels in this city with heads bonded close together in earnest Its not all smooth sailing for gentleman with three positions and a double grip upon tho It is trcmely doubtfuUf ho will be continued as tho chairman of the state central com There is a growing determi nation in their ranks to set down upon Du buqueand her host of aspiring Governor Boies is responsible for much of the internal commotion in his ihe wellknown newspaper has blood In his eye and if after governor with all the force ho can bring to Ho now wishes tho position of from this district but tlio of Boies say nay and as a result the war will be a Mtter Of the proper thing to do would be to endorse GovwnorBoios with a nicely worded may be behind the tho present incumbent of tho governorship will be pretty thoroughly dissected and criticised and torn to pieces in language only a Democrat can There has been considerable talk about Fred Leh man for secretary of but in an un guarded moment some ono called the WashburnMoen attorney the Douglass of Iowa and as a result noth ng is largo enough to satisfy the ambi tion of Fred but a seat hi the United States Ho doesnt want any empty whole hog or no meat at Already he is laying awake at night dreaming of a coming democratic when his services as party boss and subeditor of the Leader will be Lehmann remember that things usually turn out directly contrary to the manner they appear to us in There is one thing in which he is always and that is in his desire for the success of his and to bring about this he would sacrifice his best lend or most cherished Tis said ho feels a little sore at the way Sev enth district democrats kicked at his sup port of adjectives strong enough which kicking brought conviction to Weavers mind that the climate in the Seventh district was an unhealthy one and influenced him to arpetbag back to tho Here Weaver is raising up quite a Ho says You must nominate But such aspirants as Joel Stewart and Perry who also poise as great labor men and regular are holding up and ventilating Weavers record in a manner which makes that gentleman wish both in a much hotter Now that Weaver is out of thc field here is considerable talk of nominating Senator Burnett from Warren county as a candidate against Captain resembles much like placing a mule to against a In intelli true manly refine ment and possession of good sound com mon Burnett is to Hull as ono is a The honorable senator rom Warren has never been known to differ with His opinions are al ways sornmhat That is if ou meet him and talk with him you will agree but if Anybody who dont agree with you should meet would impress Anybody in a similar manner and Anybody would o away thinking a very clever ellow for thinking just the same as he In his recond in tho senate Inci dents can be produced where Bur nett has attended a republican caucus claiming he Is au independent and agreed to abide by their decision and then upon tho floor voted with the demo This seemed to be his definition of Tho only strength he would have would be his utter insignificance and that no ono knows Ho wouldnt couldnt make a twominute and his ap pearance and education would drive dem ocrats with pretty hard but with some appreciation of the ludicrous figure Barnctt would cut in into the republican camp by the If lull could just force Barnett on the stump a campaign of silence would Be all the republicans would have to JUMPED THE The South llound Derailed at Special to The HawkEycJ passing through the yards the K line passen ger due here at five minutes after this left the track below Taber lumber mill and tho track was blockadded for about four at the place of the accident there is a switch from tho Rock Island railway The frog at the crossing was not n good condition and that occassioncd the The engine and mail cars passed safely but the rear trucks of the baggage car jumped the The smoking car and ladies coaches left the run ning across on switch track and breaking the thus applying the air and stopping the train before greater damage was two cars laid across the tracks in such a manner as to blockade all lines passing through tho yards at that There was a good list of passengers and all were thorough ly frightened but one sustained serious Tho damage to tho cars was At two oclock the track was cleared and trade BAIN AND Tito Koriner tho Latter for ISpecial to The Hock heavy hail storm passed north of this place yester day almost entirely destroying the flax and corn in Its All glass on the north and west sides of the buildings It is known to have extended from Sioux Falls to THE Death of at lotrn ISpoclalto The HawkEyeJ one of Henry countys oldest and best known died very suddenly last night of She was enjoy ing good health and while bathing fell tc the Aid was but al efforts were in vain and and ai twche H oclock she died She has been a resident of Iowa for thirtyfrv o years and of Homo for over A husband and seven all grown mourn her yet not alone for by her many ennobling endeared herself to all who knew and leaves a community whose It only ncond to afflicted The funeraltakes plact Monday at ten from Legouris Mt Kaln at ISpecIul to Tho three inches pf water fell hero last night and still drizzling this Prospects good for Our people have wiped the dust out of their eyes and are Drowned at Cold aged was drowned in the canal here last night while Boy Special to the HawkEycJ tho six yearold son of arid was drowned yesterday afternoon while bathing In the Des Moines seven miles southeast of the lie was at a picnic with his THAT CHATTSWOBTH Hancock County Survivors Do Not Wish to Recall the Terrible Special to The HawkEye J far as can be tho Hancock county sur vivors of tho Chattsworth fully a dozen in have not been invited to partake in the annual reunion of the to bo held somewhere this Tho Hancock survivors of that horrible massacre do not propose to take part in any such maudlinexhi Howard proprietor of the Cutler house in says I cant for the life of me see any sense in a reunion ofthe survivors of hat dreadful I who hesc survivors are I wander if any of them carried more dead and dying peo ple out of the wreck than I did I won lerifany of these survivors had thc blood and brains and entrails of women and children spattered on their clothes while they were carrying out tho dead If any of them did they must delight in recalling the horrid oc I dont care to recall Many a even to this very I awake with a start from a dread ful dream of My who was with mo on the often wakes up rembling and inx tears from dreams of he horrid It is tho ono cross of our Sometimes I hear that dying prayer of the beautiful Miss Valde of Then I can hear a mangled creature that resembles a man scream out that tho fire is coming to urn him that he has a fine a span of horses aud a wellfilled pocket ook for anyone who will rescue 3o I want a reunion Not any for Vfid I dont believe those who really suf ered the horrors of that night want one BULLY BOYS PSOM A Couple Jluu la at Keoknk For Carriug uoCcealed Atleo camo down from Burlington yesterday afternoon with an excursion party from hat On the trip a couple of fellows named Bob White and Murray McArthur illed up ou bad liquor and proceeded to errorize the men by a display of revol and insult tho women by ho use of vulgar and profane When tho boat reached ho lower one of the ex ursion party got off and walking up and down Water encountered Of ficer told him of the actions of tho men and informed him that they car led When the boat touched he the men were pointed out to the ifficer who laid for them as they walked Approaching the couple he aid ho had been told that they were car weapons and informed tho fellows ic wanted White swore there wasnt any many in Keokuk able to take him and reached for his Real drew his billy and hit tho fellow a sharp rap on he pistol arm but the fellow managed to get out his gun but a hard blow across ho knuckles caused him to drop the veapon to the ground when it was taken n possession by the who bad noQdifficulty in escorting ths couple to the A friend f Whites camo to his rescue and de posited S50 to secure the wortys op carancc this but whon ho was alled to answer to the charge of assault ng an he failed toput in an ap caranco and tho friend forfeited his lalf McArthur appeared and answered to the charge carrying con cealed It is thought that tho names given by tho arrested parties were assumed for the The revolver carried by White is a young cannon in and a ball from it would tear a man o CABLE Democratic Congressional Convention at Special to The HawkEycJ demo crats of the eleventh Illinois congression al district will hold their convention In this city Delegates In large numbers are expected from all The fight will bo between of Ma and of Rock The opinion of the delegates is pret ty equally divided as to the result of tho Those from southern counties strongly fovor while the northern of are favorable to As tho attcr is now in Europe hobnobbing with the it is not improbable that the former will be the leading At all there will bo a fight be tween the two factions which will not end with tho This district will roll up the usual majority for ON THE Temperance Feople of Ferris If omul to Close Up Special to Tho spring the people of a village several miles north of voted to close out doggery that for some years had been a pestilence to tho town and surj rounding A sufficient num ber of councllmen were as to wipe out tho and the place was closed the town coun in violation of the expressed will of the has voted to license the sa loon and ono Richards files a bond to pay tho license fee and obey tho Gcorgo president of tho council and a refuses to acknowledge tho sufficiency of the bond over his and a mandamus was today issued to compel him to do The temperance clement at Ferris are on the warpath and propose to fight the matter to tho bitter SCATTERED A BALL The Breaks up a Sunday Special to The Mo Aug 4 hey mour and nines were to play a game of ball here An excursion train was run from la and a big crowd and a good time was ex The Seymour boys were on tho third inning when tho game was brought to a very sudden close by tho appearance of tho sheriff The boys scattered in all directions and only a few were arrested Both nines were fined SI 00 and costs It would have been a good game and a great deal of interest was The playing was done about two miles from town and many thought the author ities might exerted themselves home and looked after the saloons or drug stores running in full blast with all doors open and colors flying St Vitus nervous ness and hysteria are soon cured by Miles Nervine samples at H drug HONORING Union Services at the First Presby terian Church Sunday Heurty llelponie to the Call of the Sub bath Observance ilretmesby Ilurilet The audience assembled Sunday even ing in tho First Presbyterian church in attendance upon tho meeting in tho in terest of Sabbath was a goodly notwithstanding tho extreme heat of the which abated but as the evening shades came The attendance was an evidence of the inter est taken in this all Important on thc part of our Tho exercises were opened by the singing of tho hymn Safely Through Another followed by reading of tho scripture by the from the thirteenth chapter of Nehemiah and the fifth chapter of Peter Swan lead In prayer and another hymn was George who was chairman of the made a few He said that the movement of Sabbath observance was in vestigated by the Methodist brethren across the way and tonight In utter disre gard of the call for a union meet ins they were holding their regular evening ser vice foot This he pointed out as a for without unity much progress cannot be He said the first thing on tho program was an address by the was mistake for he Was notgoing to make any He said It was nothing for us to observe the In all Christian families it is taught to tho children to Remember the Sabbath to keep it We did that from the and it would seem that there should be no need for this But there are those among always have been in ho are now and always will bo in ho who do not observe this Either they were not taught it when roung or their environments in later life jave not led them to keep the We keep churches all over the tho state and the country for tho purpose of gathering in the Tho world Is not any worse than It was 25 or 30 years I remember some forty years ago when the matter of running rail road trains on the Sabbath was under consideration and there was law adopted all over the country that they should not run heir trains on the Sabbath and some they were prosecuted for so n those days there was an open park on West Hill where people spent Sun day in carousing and In those days tho stores were Today is no park but the stores are open it seems to me tiiat what we ought to fight first is the open On Sunday morning the clothing stores and a num ber of other kind of stores are always You go to one merchant and say why dont you keep your store closed on Sunday He I will If the rest will you go to he I will if tho rest and so you go the all will if the test There is a law on this subject and Christian people should see to it that it is The laws on the statute book of Iowa provide that no busncss shall be done on the Sabbath It would o a better way to them up by c moral There are a great many Christian people who do not open their stores on but many do and will continue to do The rincipal part of this movement is to iavo an We must aim at some We must not only manufacture niblic but a committee should 0 appointed to wait on these men and ask them to refrain from opening their stores on Sunday and If they fail to com point out to them the law of this business must be closed on tho law of Iowa requires if rou do not comply you will bo rst try moral then the Thirty years ago tho saloons were closed on tho Sabbath although the law now is much stronger than it was Tho law says all cafes shall close at on Saturday night and remain closed intil Monday but lam told that this is not the state of affairs in Burling A few weeks ago an order was issued this f read it carefully to see if hero was anything between the There it was in strong I alkcd with two or three saloon men a ew days after that and asked them what they were going to do about They said that dont mean anything George Duncan said I but Mayor Duncan said But they It is not intended that we should obey it it will soon flow and I think from what I see that it did soon flow It is our place to see that it docs mean Wewant Sabbath observ ance as near as we can get We can not have It unless we all unite to that that it shall be Lane here introduced the who began his address by saying hat If a resolution should bo brought jefore us resolving that the promoters of Sabbath observance should hold long con service when the thermometer registered 95 degrees in his present physical would not take an affirmative Sonic six weeks said your in the person of its waited upon me and requested me to address the citizens of Burlington at a union mass on the subject of Sab bath 1 told that chairman that I thought that some of the older pastors of tho city who have touched a hundred where I have touched one should bo the first to open fire from the batteries upon thc present usages of tho Sabbath I am not hero to say anything now to any person is this I am not talking to atheists who believe there is no 1 am not speaking to infidels who are doubtful as to the teachings of tho I am not addressing dullards whose intellects are but I am speaking to men little children whose nursery walls were hung with pictures taken from tho Bible old Noah and his young David and his tho old David with his Absalom hanging in a tree and tho attempt of Peter to walk upon the I am not speaking to people who are not cognizant of the fact that God is a God of love If every one present were to go and look carefully along the walls of your you would find hero and there and yonder on all your heart pictures that tell you that God is a God of I am not hero to entertain and I am not here to but I am here to clinch that Knowlego that vou have unto yourj I am here to make what ou No ques tion of the present no problem Which confronts pulpit and the is of more importance than this question of Sabbath and yet no question it less often touched upon by the pulpit than this And this is due to the fact that preachers do not know what to preach I do not believ e there is a m this 01 in the who claims that wo ought to have tho old Jew ish in this nineteenth cen tury 1 do not believe there is man who would stand here and saj that vv e must hav o the Sabbath oi tho Puritans Do not misunderstand me Puritanism gave us good citizens Puritanism gav o us good soldiers who fought bravelj It has been a greai blessing to this great nation of ours In so farjis puritanism believes in in so far as it believes in in so far as it believes so far is puritanism good medicine for us of tho nineteenth In this respect it is taking a dominating hold upon oar national life I that this national life begin nlng to believe more in It Is be glnnlngmoro to Believe in reality Tho by when a nar hollowchested rellgionrtakes any stand in the Thlsactlon Is nothing more or nothing less tho uplifting of tho I say we do not want the Puritanic dont want you to look at this question scrupulously I want yon to look this question There Is a wide difference between the twoIf my eye pains my eye is out You must not Judge of the goodness of tho eye by its smarts or by its but by Its farseeing So you must not judge conscience by its stings and but by its of leading aud guiding men up heavenward and Scru pulousness is whining child that goes about what must I do to avoid the rebuke of Conscious ness Is a happy child that goes about what shall I render unto the Lord for all his You see the difference between conscientiousness and We do not want the Sabbath nor do wo want the kind of religion of the Puri One Sunday a Sunday school teacher asked a bright boy in her class whaCwas the shortest day in the tho lad replied tho21st of What is the asked the was theequally prompt Make Sunday a cheerful Some have said in reply to a childs request to go out in my we will take a walk up to Lhe cemetery in the as tho there was something attractive and cheerful abont tho city of the Make it the plcasantest day of not the and believe in tHe Christian that makes life lappy twentyfour hours every day and seven days every Not religion of not a religion that is too Not a religion that leads to cave and cells and dark This the Christian was You remember when the and Pharisees were discussing it at the time Christ and his disciples were fathering corn and the great lesson Christ taught those Pharisees has been coming down through all the It is wherever there is wherever ihcre is then I want you to enow ceremony has no It is a principle that overcaps all littlenarrow rules of We must have heart Talk about this orthat or other man I want you to know above everything in all this ligh abovo this Sabbath high above Is and every law is little in comparison with the law that man shall and must be The great cen thought of the great God man and 5od heart is this There is a man down there in the world who is lost and we will save it God Is after He vill get Remember that there are wo worlds that want God with all His angels wants and the devil and all his hosts want Men amount to something in the There arc times when God gets into Sometimes you get out You stand above Tour your your You I am I am mis I am low and But hat I is something that not some thing that is not low and con Sometimes I can catch glimpses of the other world Sometimes can and I can almost hear my Fathers This this it shall last as long as Gods heri It is men we are and not Sabbath I read tho other day that hat article which is so necessary to us and is so that they were going to use it in the manufacture of a smokeless and a wide protest from humani arians is going up against We need and it should not be used in manufacture of a destructive pow So with the Sabbath We need it it is good for and we turn it nto a an instrument of death to immortal This question resolves itself into What do we need What do we need Is mana child of God Here are a few questions that rou can Do we need the cigar itand open on Sunday You can make reply to that Do we need he newspaper stand Right here I am of the opinion that it requires less Sun lay Work to get out a Sunday edition of a daily paperthan a Monday but is tho Is this Sunday morn ng necessity Do you need it Chat is the question for you to Does it come into your does it come into your and does it keep youin therut of the week Does it fill minds with with things that have a tendency to stop your ears vhen you come into the house of the JordSome men say it is filled with and oozing out with crime and sen Never did I say nor do I believe But I if the Sunday paper has come to let in the iame of let us it anil from the first page to the Do we need tho open gents furnishing groceries Do we need base ball games on Sunday You cananswer these Will going o tho ball park on Sunday help you dur ng the week Will it make you a bet ter and better a better man Will it make you a better son Will it make yon a better wife Is there anything about the game that will help make you strong in life Is there any thing about the game that will open thc gates of Heaven Do we need open saloon I say t say no a thousand times no We dont need tho Sunday nor he Monday nor the Tuesday sa nor the Wednesday nor the Thursday nor the Friday nor the Saturday I have heard nien say must have the They say see the amount of money going out of the city because we dont legalizethe when we could iust as well hold It hero if wo had license and could the question of money before the question1 of honor Man is the thing to be Man is above the We do not want tho influence that comes oozing out of these these dens of We Wewant none of This rum wants the vbcst young we have in our It wants the young men that are looked with so much You have seen men of of ideas as wide its philoso phyiind as lasting as essential truth great noble clear tip to thc very pin nacle of their have seen such and at the behests of these devilish holes In our city they dragged down to mother earth and left low for vou or yours to recog nize I say awav once and forovet audytuWi thc Sunday saloon If I were i republican I would not want the boy just coming twentyone to be a republican because father was I am a but I want no one to be a Baptist beciuo f am or because fathei was We want men who have minds We want men to stand aud to sUnd up straight Men who have been cast fnto the furnace iron and come out steel Those are the kind of men tlui nineteenth centurj i waiting for This Sabbath was given to us of God and we Americans propose to hive it by tho grace of God1 Young if God made you for a don t be a pebble on theshore Be a con sfder Take tho field for Christ great question among many of our citizens is how can vvo best boom Bur lington I looked over the pamphlet gotten outby tho secretary the boani of trade1 and Ifailed to hnd that wo have a game of base ball on the Sabbath day as ono of tho attractions Burlington holds out to strangers Saloons and such devices for temptation and ruination o oucyoung men was not one of the ittrac on JPage Ttno VETOED IN THeCouncil Rides Roughshod the Mayors The Litigation Agiiinxt tho Water Com pnnjr to be PressedThe Ills Six Pat Through Resolutions for 3fany 1S90f The city council met in regular Mayor Duncan Present Aldermen Ritter and The minutes of the last regular meet ing were read and Alderman Bonn took bis scat during the reading of the The petition of Eohde and others to have sufficient grading done in alley extending from Linden to Oak to make it passable for vyas referred to the internal improvement The petition of James 1L Fleming and Grace for permission to pay assessments for paving on Central was and Osborn were granted permission to pay for paving Maple street in five equal Sam Stern remonstrated by his attor ney against being assessed for the con traction of a sewer on Fifth street south of Received and The annual report of the trustees of free public library for the year end ng June was referred to the li brary The communication of Parsons asking for information in regard to the proposed new sewer on Fifth outh of was received and by his remon strated against the paving of Franklin treet between Third and Fourth Remonstrance On motion the resolution orderingsuch mprovement was On mo ion the resolution was laid on the Raab remonstrated against the laving of Franklin street from Third to fourth unless the paving is con Inued to Fifth or Seventh The city auditor presented his report Df the condition of the various appropri ations from the general fund August 2nd as follows treet light KG itreet repurir over 53 Ire department Stf ollce department 88 Salary 14 luo 35 The clerk read the following communl ation from the mayor To the mem bers of the council You have heard ead the report of the city rela ive to the statement of the citys finan Especially the treet repair and incidental appropria Now you no aware hat the law holds yon personally respon iblS for any overdrawing of the appro Dun The city auditor presented a report on ho state of the city Referred o finance The clerk read a communication from he mayor returning without his ap proval the resolution of Alderman Ep itein instructing the city solicitor to ring suit against the Burlington Water company to determine the rights of the city to have necessary extensions by the company and also to compel said company to furnish the city a good qualityof On the shall he resolution be passed over the mayors Mercer and Bonn voted nay and Ritter and Blaul and the ution was The full text of the eto Is as follows MAYOHS AUGUST u the Honorable Meinbers uf tnt City Council Assembled GENTLEMEN 1 herewith return without mv approval Alderman Epsteins resolution For several years a controversy las existed between the city of Burlington arid tho Burllntrton Water and Tbe city has been willingto do anything provided for in the ordinance to ob aln an extension of the mains so as to supply be Inhabitants with and Sold company Is not furnishing uch a quality of water as is provided for In aid ordinance but is at this time and has for everal years furnished water unfit forprivate therefore That suit be brought against said company to determine the rights ot the city to uive necessary extensions made by the com and also to compel sold company to fur nish the city and inhabitants a good quality of vater nud in stating my reasons for this action 1 leave to impress upon you he gravity and importance of the step which will take if you pursue the course marked out by this It is of course a decla ration of war on the partv of the City which gives the Water Company the advantage of acting on the defensive and places upon us the responsibility of carrying tbe contest through o a successful Issue a responsibility which taxpayers and people of this city will not be slow to call us most strictly to answer The demand for Improvement In the water service of the city and for such change in the ixtstingordinances as urenecessary to meet the requirements of the Increased population and the extent of the Burlington of today over that of twelve or fifteen years when the water works were first is not prop erlylmet by us when we fail to afford Immedi ite relief by exerting ourselves to effect some tmicablc arrangement with the water com pany by which the people can be speedily sup tiled with an abundance oC pure It has een openly charged that there are some per sons In the community who seem to take great merest in what is known as the water works and who chum to have the interests if the city very deeply at who in reality wish to keep alive and prolong the contention between the city md the water with the hope that eventually they may derive from it some per sonal How true this Is 1 do not pretend to but 1 do know that what the people want Is a supply of pure filtered water and not a perpetual tuss as to how it is to be and I also feel satisfied It the pres ent disagreement were between two business men and two citizens instead ot between the city and the water company that means would mg ago have been found to settle the dfficul jr without resort to litigation or to It S true that an able committee of the council has conferred with the officials of the water company and has so far failed to arrive at an agreement with as tothe proper method of Improving the water service of the city but it cannot be slid at the present time that such an agreement cannot be arrived at or hat every means of adjustment of the pend ing but a resort to has truthfully and fairly said I cannot give my approval to a resolution which will plunge this city Into an expensive and tedious legal contest the end ot which none of us may live to and which while It continues will give the water company every excuse for doing noth ing to Improve Its and will paralyze all progress and prevent abso lutely for a long time any relief whatever from tho insufficiency and Impurity of th water supply of this A further arid very serious objection in my mlnd to the action ot the council upon this resolution is the fact go far as lam tho authorized legal adviser of the city has not recommended this course nor made any report to us as to In his the final outcome of the proposed litigation would or what rights the cltv not now con ceded by the water will be established or confirmed In this Caw nulls are at the best u ncertain in their results and for us to rush Into a contest ot this without being advised to do so by tho city solicitor and a fair prospect of suc cess seems to me tho height of folly and a course which none of us would pursue in our private affairs our own in stead ot those of the were at I am gentlemen of the to see that tho step proposed by this resolution can result In any good to the ItwiUcer tainly entail a great which the state of our finances will not and endless which the people do noi want in this It is I in formed by that the city is thepartner or Joint owner with the water company in its business and 1C this Is true or should be established to be by tbe proposet litigation itwould follow that whatever ex pense or loss was Incurred by thowatercom pony in tho contest would haveto be shared by the city In an amount proportionate to Its so If after a longstruggle the city should be successful In tho tho ad vantage thus gained would be whileIf on the other hand it be defeated we should ba entirely at the mercy of the water and all hope of a compromise on any terms favorable tothe city would be a an I give you warntns that this course not meet the approval of thepeoplewo represent here snynroaskedyoi i forwaterandyou law suit Inatcad If the results of year ore yoixbethe reaponslbllltrJ Very respectfully The clerkread a communication from themayor returning without ap proval the Alderman Elan Instructing the city solicitor the assistance of Thomas HedgeIn thea against the Wateri The resolutionwas adopted over the mayors Wlntei and Bonn voting Fawcett Stelmkerv Ritter and Blaul The clerk read the communlcatlou from the maypr returningwithout his approval the resolution of Aldermaa Ep stein ordering the grading of between Marshall street field The resolution was passed over the mayors Mercer and voting Tho clerk read a from the mayor returning without his ap proval the resolution of Alderman cett ordering the grading ot Spray streetf at the Intersection of Garfield The resolution was passed over themaj ors Mercer and Brown v The clerk read a communication from the mayor returning without his ap proval the resolution of Alderman cett ordering the grading of Angular street between and The was passed overV the mayors Mercer and JThe cleric read a t the mayor returning without his appro val the resolution of Alderman Steimker ordering the building of a culvert across 7 ninth street between Angular and Spruce The resolution was passed over the mayors Mercer and Bonn voting Adam Moehn petitioned for the improvement of Ramge avenue to make same passible for Referred to in ternal improvement John Hertzler and others remonstrated against the resolution ordering the con struction of asidewalk on east side fourth street between Market and Divistoa Fetitition received and and Wagner petitioned for permission to have astreet key so that they can regulate the flow of water fnto the iron watering trough at the corner of Vine street and Central James Smith and others Tor the grading of aliey leading south from Amelia between Gunnison and Marshall streets Received and The petition of Alonzo Clinton and others for the widening of Summer street from Angular to Maple streets to cor respond with Summer street south was referred to the judiciary committee and city Bernet asked that the damages that will be done his property on lot 121 by reason of change of be appraised and Referred to the judiciary com mittee and city The petition of William Schiman and asking that the proposed if Main south of Angular le lessened so that the shade trees there may be and was by his asked the shade trees in front of his pro lerty on Summer street be not removed y the petitioner agreeing to remove them later at his own The warranty deed to the east twelve eet of lots 72 and 77 in Davids addition or alley from the heirs of tha David estate to the City of was referred to the city solicitor for ex amination aud The internal improvement committee reported adversely on the petition of F Buser and for the grading of Arch street between Eighth street and Central Report The internal improvement committee reported adversely on the petition of Henry Weber and others for the grading of Plane street Asencv street Jeport The Internal improvement committee reported on the petition of Frank Rodr erer and to have a roadway thir tythree feec wide running north and south in sections 30 and that the peti tion be referred back to petitioners for right location of Report The internal improvement committee reported favorably on the report of Elias 2hret arid to have Wood between Smith and Market grad Report The internal improvement committee reported favorably on the petition of EL Pretzloff and to have Wood and Adams streets put to Report The internal improvement committee reported favorably on the petition of Mary Edger and to have Chair fant Ifreet Report The internal improvement on the petition of S Young or an order to pave Summer street its full that such petitionbe received ind Report The bond of in tho sum of with Guehch security for the performance a con tract for the paving of Central avenue aetween Jefferson and Valley streets was The mayor was authorized to sign a lease on behalf of the city of lot 183 original city to Lagomarcino for three at a rental of S500 per The claims committee reported favor ablyon the proposition of Helen Elick fora settlement by payment of 325 for her cIaira for Report The ciainiscommittee reported the claim of Prugh for that such claim be there being a doubt whether any liability exists and if any does exist itIs properly on Report The claims committee presented the folloovving list of approved bills General pay city Street commissioners pay 17 and grading General street Bridge 30230 Pavingfund Sidewalk fund 4MO Henry care dump boat for July removing sanitarv Inspecor The publishing TheGazette 73JO grading and paving Sum tner street catch basin tops Frank repairing pump sewer pipe 75J6 Bernard and cement sharpening tool repairs Hand Lumber lumber mouths washing for thefire Reynolds Jfc battery forflre department Burlington Siddlery company jndse for lire department Haagerty horseshoeing repairs for lire dept horsefeed 1SIJ21 Kennev stationery Keynolds Blackraer Cow blank chair Burlington Gaslight gas for July Electric Power rlight The city wcighmaster present report of the receipts front city scales for the month ending Juljf Received and The fire committee presented theiL contract the Fabric Fire pany for the feet 6 Keystone hose at SO cents per ceived and The judiciary versely on protesf against paying any assessment foe graJ Ing alley between and recommended Report The conimfttwi isndl solicitorreported theElectrlc

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