Burlington Hawk Eye, September 27, 1890

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Burlington Hawk Eye (Newspaper) - September 27, 1890, Burlington, Iowa ■^BUSHED: JUNE, 1839.)HAWK-EYE.BURLINGTON, IOWA. SATURDAY MORNING, SEPTEMBER 27, IWK). (PRICE: 15 CENTS PER WEEK marted to the if Conferees, Alto Ten Days Work. Finish Their Labors. of the Committee’* Action- sugar® Below Xo. 16 Free—Binding twine Fixed at Seven-Tenth* of a Cent Per Pound. **P»-    2«--Aft<T    ton * cl hard work tho conreronce omn- manutact,"od wholly or In ,,an : '.I "r0T,,Trl    a"d    plnrhoa    and ink fain us, all tho foregoing, composed oll the tariff bill completed its ®lufr ’’ tbj, afternoon and reported tie' «:t to the house. The committee had 6U with re? W1UJ 464 amendments. In the v 'nDurtant items tin* result of the ST.iK. -Yioti, was as follows:    The H-ufwhcn the bill 6te    6. lebruary ade October |tpcn J (Hrfoos :r ! tents p,J JPZ action.* iii re ve inn. lr will take effect was I next is , '.'"Jhe ultimate date upon which K-deposited in bonds before October 1°°“' v, withdrawn at the old rates of I*ma- Tj. the case of sugar the confer-■ ‘.re*© of a uniform bounty of two •pCfc‘ Vrfrio of eighty above pio-bv the house, included maple r and adopted the following pro-E*;. On and atter duly I. U?l, and I "luiy I* I''05 there shall be paid f' any monies in the treasury not 5°h® -uj appropriated under the pro-T < of section three thousand six eighty-nine of tin-E? statues, to the producer ^‘Var testing not less than PLtv degrees by polariscope, from P.b sorghum or sugar cane grown Eh-vhe United State- or from maple I! produced within tin- United States, iLintv of two cents per pound: and .h - ;gar testing le.-s than ninety and not less than eighty de-. "ii bounty of one and three-fourths r pound nuder such rules and as the commissioner of inter-with the approval of the ary of the treasurer, may prescribe, fcth** .-ase of imported sugar- the house IL of lo Dutch -tandard, below which Tir shall be free, is adopted, but on !higher grades the result was comprend as follow^ A sugars above Id in Aor sha' pay a duty of five-tenths of one ut per pound: provided, that all sugars ^renumber sixteen in color shall pay e-tenth of one cent per pound in addison to the rate herm provided for when sorted from, or the product of, any juntry when and -o long as such country pav- or shall hereafter pay, directly Uindirectly, a bounty on the exportation of any »ueh sugar which may be include! in this grade which is greater than is paid on raw -ugars of low er sae-tharine strength, and the secretary the treasury shall prescribe pliable rules and regulations to tv this provi-ioti into effect; and, provided further, that all machinery •urcha-ed abroad and erected in a beet wear factory and used in the production ■ raw sugar in the United States, from lets produced therein, -hall be admitted dutyfr-e uni th" I-’ day of duly, 1892: provided, that any duty collected on any of the above ti**? ril ed machinery purchased abroad and imported into the Tailed States for the u-e above indicated since January I. 1890, shall be refunded. On glucose, the bouse rate of iree-i :ar'er- of a cent a pound shall be retained. In fresh or frozen li-h from American Juries, nw'e fr**e ny both bouses, the inference ha- impi -ed the limitation pl they mast lie caught by American 'ti—t-v in fresh' waler. Other li-h are lode dutiable at three-fourth- of a cent per pound, a split between the house and senate rate. I In bindit;- tw ine, the rate is fixed at seven-tenth- of a cent, but on other manila cordage, the rate is advanced from pr» and one-half cents to one and three-fourths ('cir- per pour, I, more than was Ifr-ed upon by hor ho;;-e. f Ai! of the paragraphs inserted by the rate providing mr “customs commission- were stricken out by the conference. I In the case of glass bottle- where the isei,ate red need the rates, tin* conference adoi.-ed a medium, fixing the rates on Sizes above one pint and more at one [t*nt per pound aid -mailer -i/.es down to one-fourth of a pint at and one-half cents and on Site' below at fifty cont.- per gross. •Or; plan or pressed glassware, a single eof sixty per cent. is ad .pled instead p the higher comp-cmd house rate, aud th. -.tine Is J:,n<* in the case of cut and prorated glassware. The forty-five per tent, house rat" -truck out by the senate or; chemical glassware was reinstated. Sixty per cent, is fixed for thin and heavy blown gla-s instead of the house fat*-struck nu; bv the senate, and so in the case of pnrelan:*; glasses a uniform sixty per ccm. rate i- established. On |nr,'hed cyeinlimh r crown window flatware the senate made an average reduction of a (planer of a cent: the eon-I')trm•• adeiuet a n.edi .tit of on* -eighth df a cent reduction, as well a- the senate pt1' -ion that cm ii I lox -hall contain Ut square f«-**t. !,n pyrites the -enate rate of one-half to,; per pom.ii on contained copper is Warned. I 1° bo;ier and other plate iron and steel grade- are est alii i shed. valued at [ *'"vtit> or le-s per pound on which the lf'' ril;i a- follow-:    I’(>1 ow one cent, |5'e-tenths of a cent; below one and four-pnihs cents, -;x-tenth- of a cent per p>uiid: below two cents, eight-tenths of J "in per [••.and tm the higher grades Abl' rat wholly or in part of wool, worsted, hair of camel, goat. alpaca or oilier animals, lour and one-half times the duty imposed by this aet on unwashed wool of the first class and sixty per cent ad valorem: carpets and carpeting of WOol, flax or cotton. not specially provided for. fifty per cent advalorem. I lie -enate -truck out the bounty provisions In the silk schedule of the bill passed by the. bouse. The. other amendments which restore the language and rates of the present law were made. In the liquor schedule the senate made an increase on various forms of wines and liquors. The house rate- were restored, except on champagne and spirits, leaving-till wines and malt liquors altho existing rates of duty. A few Vial changes were made for the of insuring additional security ver-purpose to reve nue The senate action, striking out the dunes on vegetable hair ramie, rhea, or china grass, was agreed to. .lute yarns. I ii it Ta-ti vc pet cent ad valorem* badging for cotton, gunny cloth and all similar materials suitable for covering cotton, composed in whole or part of hemp flax. jute or jute butts, valued at six cents or less per square yard, one and six-tenths cents a yard; at more than six cents, one and eight-tenths cent- a yard. All manufacturers of flax or hemp, fifty percent ad valorem, provided that until January I, I sot. such manufactures of flax with more than hup hundred threads to tho square inch. shall pay thirty-five per cent ad valorem, instead of the above dot v. The conferree- agreed to tho senate reciprocity and retaliation amendment making but one change, which was in tin* date—made January. ISO'.’, instead of July next. Of the changes made in th* agricultural schedules, the conferrees report says: • In the agricultural -chedule the house rates an- mainly retained on oranges, lemons and limes, which the house made dutiable at double I the present rates in order to i afford protection and encouragement to the planters of California and Florida, the senate red need lh*1 rates somewhat above th** present law. The house conferree- yielded reluctantly. An amendment was added to that of the -enate imposing an additional duty of thirty per cent on packages in which oranges, lemons and limes were imported. The paragrph inserted by the senate imposing a diseriminating duty of ten per cent, on the products of countries east of the Cape of Hood Hope when imported from countries east of the Cape of (rood Hope were -truck out. Paintings and statuary which t he house placed on the free Ii-;, the conforms decided to retain on the dutiable list at fifteen per cent ad valorem, and one-half the present duty. The administrative section, relative to imported article- being forbidden entry where the business mark of a domestic manufacturer i- -ululated read- a- follows, as adopted in thecouferene: On and after March I, 1891, no article of imported merchandise which -hall copy the name or trade mark of any domestic manufacture or manufacturer-, shall be admitted to entry in any custom house in th** United States. The conferrees speaking of the effect of the bill on revenues -ay they do not believe tinge is any material difference between the house and th*' senate bills in the matter of the estimate of the reduction made in dutiable schedules, namely SOO.OOO. OOO, and their action hanoi materially affected that estimate except in the restoration of internal revenue provisions of the house and on that point they -ay. “For th*' year ending June 30. 1-90. the receipts fr rn special taxex on the class of persons to be relieved by the bill were 8151,5-0 from taxes on tobacco -l-.Fi5.482 and from snuff -737,731.    I Iv    the passage of th** hill iii** reduction in the revenue from tobacco will be -4.7>s1,370. ami from snuff >18 i.-433. making from these two -inures a:; aggregate of 84,705.803. Adding th* -e figure- to the red I u • t iou which would follow in the abolition of-p©e;a! taxes would for his approval. The bills on the cal* dar unobjected to were taken up and th* following, among others, passed: Senate bill gi anting a tight ol way to the Jamestown and Northern railway company through Devil’s Lake Indian reservation, North Dakota The house joint resolution, appropriating on*1 million dollars for the purchase of nickel ore and nickel matte for naval purposes, having been received from the house, was laid before the -enate*and Cameron offered an amendment providing that such nickel or** or matte so purchased shall be equitably distributed among the contractors of nickel steel armor plating. After an extended debate Hale consented to let th*'joint resolution go over till to-morrow. T he consideration of the calendar was resumed and the following bills were passed:    Mons**    bill, granting leave of absence to clerks and employes of first amt second-class postoffices On motion of Blair the house bill to amend the aet to prohibit the importation and immigration of foreigners aud aliens nuder contract or agreement to perform labor was taken from the calenda I*. Mr. Plumb tiiov* d to amend the fifth section, which provides til** act shall not apply to professional actors, artists, etc.. by inserting before the word artists th* words, “musical or other": agreed to. Mr. Carlisle inocd to substitute for the words “Regularly ordained ministers J of the gospel" the words, “Regularly or- . Jai nod or constituted ministers of re- f ligion" and said, without that amend- 1 ment the bill would exclude .Jewish rabbis; agreed to. Mr. Plumb moved to insert after the word -'artists” the word “musicians": agreed to. Mr. Plumb offered an amendment that the bills shall not apply to any organization of musicians or orchestras. The bill went over till to-morrow leaving th** last amendment unacted upon aud -enate resumed tho consideration of bill to establish a United States court. Without action th* journed. % MET BIRCHELL FACE TO FACE Serious Testimony Given Against the Prisoner at Woodstock. Mis* Cromwell’* Homaging: Story—Th© Proseeut ion Finish ('Ullin? Witnesses and the Defense Commences —Other Crimes. W*»oicero* k, (bit.. Sept, 26.—At the Birchen trial this morning Miss Cromwell. of Eastwood, was th** first witness. Sh** testified that February 17 sh,** went to the st at ion to meet some friends who wen* coming on the three o'clock train. Site met Birchen in a lane coming from tfo* Brantford road to the station. Ile was dressed in a navy-blue suit and cap. His shoes were muddy and his trousers were rolled up. She did not know him at the time, but she had no doubt as to iiis identity with the prisoner. II** entered the station and bought a ticket for Hamilton. James Hayward, a young st.ore-keeper of Eastwood, Henry Jones and Mrs. Mary Swaizee also test!tied to seeing a man at the station who they afterwards identified as Birch**!!. It. C. (Jeyer, of th** Peoria board of trade: vice-president, A. J. Yallamlingham, of the Kansas City Transportation Bureau: secretary, George F. Stone, secretary of tin* Chicago board of trade; treasurer, F. N. Medeburg, of the Milwaukee Chamber of Commerce. MARCHING ON TO VICTORY. ; Grand Work of the Young Republi-I    cans    of    Polk    County. PRISON REFORM. Second Hay or Hic National CongrenH at Cincinnati. CiNi inn ATI, Sept. 26.—The first thing on tile program of the national prison congress to-day was the reading of the report of the standing committee on criminal law reform by Charles Reeve, of Plymouth, Indiana. Following this was a paper on “The Lease System of Ala- I bania and Its Political Workings,” by j of Greensboro, Alabama, a j the board of inspectors of I This was followed by discus- j A Ko using Meeting at Mitchellville I,ant Sight—A Big Filii* Formed -A Keokuk Deputy MherilT Arrested —General .State News, CM TRIAL FOR MURDER. His senat*1 t lie* the land ad- CLARKSON’S FAT TAKE. \ Twelv e- Year-Old Boy Defending I.if© in the Macon Court. Ma* on, Mo., Sept. 26.—An interesting murder ca-*' is on trial in the Macon circuit court. May I, last, at a church in the backwoods of Putnam county,three small boys, encouraged by older one-, engaged in a quarrel. The boys were: Jonathan Starns, aged twelve years: George Trow, age fourteen, and Frank Archer, age sixteen. Knives were used freely. Young Slams stabbed Frank to the heart and he died inutile Starns was indicted for in th*.* first degree and Georgic indicted as an accessory. A Archer saintly. murder Trow wa* The Retired Assistant Pos* master <1* ii- era I to Have the Omaha Postoffice. Washington, Sept. 26. It has been thought fur soul*' time among those near the councillors of the president that General Clarkson would get th** Omaha fruit • and last night Senator Manderson in j conversation stated that he had con- j eluded to recommend General Clarkson ' for th** Omaha post; Iii •**. chang** of venue was taken, and the case sent here for trial. A jury qualified last evening and the testimony in the ease commenced to-day. 'The defence will claim thai th** killing was done in self-defense, and also make a secunda**}’ plea that Stares was too young to realize at th** time what he was doing. A HORRIBLE CRIME. GENERAL WASHINGTON NEWS. ll * .J oh u M 11 It )* I I »©nM’ n. X. J., Sept. To Hest rift Church Band Ownership. Washington, Sept. 26. Representative Caswell to-day reported favorably from th** committee on the judiciary the senate bill to amend th** laws in reference to bigamy and tis** restriction in tit** ownership of churches to real estate above a fixed value. The bill has particular reference to the church of the Latter Day Saints, which became owner of large properties beyond the limit aud whose charter was forfeited in 1*87. The proceeds of the sale of the real estate j were turned over to the school fund of I the stat**, but no provision was made for I the disposition of the personal property I belonging to the corporation, which now ; amounts to nearly --too,goo and i- awaiting tho action of the court. 'I ii** com- I mitt.ee deems it wise to let the money I take the -ame course a- that derived ! from the sale of real estate and place it I in the school fund. auloi Murdered iii a Wood, Camih n, A. J., Sept. 26.—A horrible crime, resembling in detail th** inurdir of Anni** Loconey, was brought ti* light this afternoon by finding the mutilated body of Mrs. John Miller, aged twenty-nine. in a dense wood- near lier home in Delaware township, this county. Frank Ling**, a burly negro, who was-uspected of Mi** murder of Mi.-s Loconey, is locked up charged with causing Mrs. Miller’s death. The motive is supposed to have been robbery. VV. J. Lee. member of that state, sion. At the afternoon session there was a wardens’ meeting, presided over by Captain Joseph Nicholson, w ho made an address. Major IL VV. M* Claughrey, of the Pennsylvania Reformatory, read a paper on the parole sy-tem arid Professor IL I). Falkner, of the University of Pennsylvania, read a paper on criminal statistics. The reading of papers wa-followed by long aud animated di-eu -ion. During the discussion Secretary Wines -aid he wished th** people of Ohio were before him to hear what In* had to -ay upon the method of administering the parole system. II** went on to relate what he saw in this respect at a visit to th** penitentiary last January when the board of managers wore in -es-ion. ii** found that applicants for parol** were admitted before the board t*y iii** half-dozen at a time and that each one was referred to members of the representative county from which th** prisoner came, that each member examined th** prisoner privately to some publicly and mad** ii - recommendation to the board, and upon tiffs the board acted. It was a “courtesy of the senate" extended by til** members to each other. 'They gave no -ort of attention to the record of the prisoner’- conduct in prison. Indeed, one of the board -bowed him a telegram from a very prominent railroad man a-king him to parol** certain prisoners that day, and he said ii** would rather act on that telegram than on anything the warden might sugge-t. After til** meeting he asked iii** warden what was til** effect of this method on prison discipline, and he answered it was most disastrous. At to-night’- -ession Secretary Wine-read an exhaustive* paper or: th** history of prison reform. [Special to The Hawk-Eye.l Mit* hkllvillk, Sept. 26.—Th** young j men’s republican club of Des Moines, seventy-five strong, came lier** on a special train this evening to organized a republican club. They had one of the best meetings ever Ii**id iii I this section of Bolk county. Tile speakers were I*. L. Sever, Lafe Young, N. E. Coffin, A. A. Ha-kin-and FL Ii. Rothert. Good music was on , hand. A club of sixty-t wo was formed representing over forty per cent of Been tire republican vote of this township. A DEPRAVED YOUTH. He Confers*** to Ha\ iii" Net .Fire to House* M ulicionsly. Wai'ki.i.o, la., Sept. 26.—Tuesday evening Louis Brown, the grand-on of IL IL Thomas, was taken before Judge Allen for examination on th** charge of setting fire to Mr. Thomas' house. IF confessed to setting aff the fir*-- and cav. no reason whatever for doing -o. II** claims to have no grudge or hard feelings toward his grandparent-, with whom he lives, but on ti:** contrary, -ays they have always treated him kindly. and he does not know why he -et tho tiros. I!*- not only set fire to ti;'* lions** a. great number of times, but aho burned tin* barn. He is about fourteen year-old and i- certainly a bright, intelligent boy. in many respects, but a very dangerous character. Mr. Thomas took him to day before Judge Johnson for ar. order for commitment to the reform - bool. desert was served they all wanted ice cream, and it was a sight for the gods to see them eat tills di-h. Some were using spoons, some knives, so rn** fork-, while a few attempted to dispose of if with their fingers. But tin* f**a-t could not la-t forever. In time every one around th** board wagoned, and they pa--***! out of th** hotel feeling supremely happy over this thorough imitation of modern civilization, and satisfied that Kiek-a-Hole-ln-the-Sky and his charming bride had been duly honored. A Deputy Sheriff in Trmitilf. K KOK I' k . la.. Sept. 26.—Tho-. Marshall. deputy sheriff of tiff- county, i-now lodged in jail, charged with creaking and entering th** house of Walter Gross, a colored hackman of this place. Besides tiff-. Marshall shot at Policeman ! W. C. Green, who tried to arre-t him. tis** bullet grazing tim ofTi<-i*r’- face. Mar-j shall aroused the inmate-of the hoi:-*?, after getting in, which wa- aion; | midnight, but drew iii- revolver I and demanded that they keep quiet. An alarm wa- -*nt to police headquarfer-( arid a -quad of officer- wont to tin* -cene j of th** disturbance*, and after a cha-**, in I which several -hot- were exchanged. they succeeded in capturing th** deputy sheriff at about 12:30 thi- morning Nothing i- known at this hour about Derail-*- of til** .iliair, except that Marshal! wa- drunk at th** time. The prisoner belongs to ore* of the mo-t prominent and highly connected families in southern Iowa, and ha-a father and brother who are widely known a- suc.c**s-fu! criminal lawvers. SLAVIN WINS IN TWO ROUNDS Joe McAuliffe, the American Heavyweight, Easily Defeated. Th** \ imtri*lmri ( Im*** film Aronnd fit© King Dilatory Ta* ti* - in th** Ti|>p«-r-s*ry Trial S#»l«li«*r<» on (iuard <»©n«-ral Foreign New*. London. Sept. 26.—The mm-h taiked-of light between Frank Slavin, the Australian champion, and Joe M' AuIiffe, the American heavy-weight pugui-t, t<v>k place at the firman*:** ' ub at five o’clock this morning. Vt 3:30 o*oi*>ck the men were awakened were thoroughly rubbed, and ca* ii r* >y th** TUI the o’* l*K*k til** rill-'. The end-. On t I an »• two pr ,■ were i he cai! * •J a ip. trainer-I down •Linn. A br,ut and and it In five Aer of va reed to De After -hor? pr* * Slavin led off rather lo This wa- returned my lit?*: with his left., wha-Th** Australia!: quick with a good or,** from right was busy, as; chang*- which fol had decidedly th in ai w i *d When th* landed a p* ury in * dav- •lury Was I nnM*- to Aifr***- Slot \ ( ITV, la.. Sept. 26.—Th* th** case of Lee Minier, who for t has been on trial for the murder of Lei gh Scott, wa- yesterday discharged from failure to agree. Th** defense was in--anity. Th** killing was without cause, and til** prominence pf De; families of th* parties, who are wealthy cattle dealers. ha- attracted much attention to th* trial. che-* prom Lh ii Aul: IT* fail A'ii:'! ’ lishmen ground remend* -ut M< Ai M< WHISKY AND COAL WON T MIX. BARRUNDIA’S DEATH. t lie make tin* total reduction in internal revenue receipts -6,2^1.■J'*I. Ii** probable reduction by custom- schedules will probably be about -60,don,non. which would give an aggregate reduction by th** bill of about ff.ooO.oOO. Damn Investigating Committee Report. Washington. Scot,. 26. It. i- not probable that th** committee which lias been investigating General Raum will make a report at th** pre-, ut session of congress. It will not take the majority a great while to make up their mind- on th** testimony that ha- been present***!, but th** minority intend to prepare aud will -ubmit a report which is intended to crush the commissioner entirely, and is desired for u-'* as a democratic campaign document. Th** two reports will have to go out together, and iii** minority document cannot have any official sanction unless it goes with that of th** majority. Th** chairman of the committee and the other leading republicans *tf th** house have tiler* for** decided to postpone all further action upon th** subject un til after the election-. THE HOUSE. Un fixed are:    Above    two    cents, ic .c! four-tenths cents: above three fr rn on** and ti vc-* en th- * <nts: above four 'N twii cents; above seven cents, two -'hi-t©mV cents; above ten cents, .ree2,1 one-half cents; above thirteen ptMorty.fi ye percent. Plates thinner J-K. I. ar, t„ pay are to pay duty as sheets, senate gauges for hoop iron e* adopted, and for railway bars of iron ■' H*r. the I. ms** rat* of sixth-tenths of per pound. On tin plate, th** 1(„ Sinc 1H** rat*' of three-fourths of Per pound above sheet iron to July and two-tenths cents was retained. rat* »rent lh th )und abovt y next and two ffat date, :! tasi'nato raU> 0f furlj1(.r additional _ ■,.* emi lirtv-live percent on manufac-. ' "‘ Le. plate, is replaced by an ab-jrU;', doty of fifty-live per cent, 't'pulation for fro** -ivtv-thre** “!*'ff tin. after I- rn. jn , aM, Gf the fail-domestic works to cd of i fif !n th ,lf'ar y aff' the lions*; provisions v<V r' "r,,,E Th** provisions removing of Actions un farmers and tnwT0' r°Kard to th restored, ami a proviso added the farmer ‘ ■ internal nt of his sale pr^ed for a violation produce one-■e consumption, is retained, interna revenue features of growers ale of leaf JACOBI, Ur; ft <*'*nate duff! furnish on demand revenue officer a state-tc. A ii ne of >500 is of this provision, retire committee struck out amendments providing for a commission. , .ax en smoking and manufactured .    “ and on snuff is placed at six -J'. PW pound. milnuRi('tiires are taxed ten dol-^ the U'b'd upon opium manufactured Poses!!lled Slatc*s for smoking pur-ol the r ;°n!y Hvrsons who ar** citizens iBcare tli!*ftd Stal<>> are permitted to Th* si manufacture. iii    amendment providing that a lnt,‘rna* revenue taxes shall July ist. 1891, are re- >IcKinl**j* Almoner©,* Ile xviii Call I p the Tar*IT Hill To-Day. Washington. Sept. 26.—Mr. Chandler, of Massachusetts, from the world's fair commission, reported a resolution providing that a sub-committee of live members of that commission shall be appointed by til** chairman to inquire into the progress of th** details I * *r holding th** proposed exhibition: to examine int*) the space allotted to the purpose of displays and all other matters which the sub-committee may deem advisable and report to th*; house at the beginning of til** next session. Adopted. Enloe, of Tennessee, rising to a question of personal privilege offered a resolution stating that it is alleged that the postmaster of the house has on th** roll of his employes at UOO per month a Mr. Bradley, who works in ili('%ox'**rnm**nt printing office, and that -aul Bradley pay- j 895 a month to th** soil *d tin* O' -tma-ter ; who do**s network in the postoffice, and i directing th** committee on accounts to f investigate th** allegations. Mr. Elliot' spoke of his resolution of yesterday and complained of having been deprived of th** floor in a parliamentat > but, rather unfair manner. There was quite a lengthy discussion between himself, the speaker and Blount, at the conclusion of which the resolution was adopted. Soon after McKinley brought in a conference report on til*' tariff bill and it was ordered printed in the Hmm!. Mr. McKinley then gave notice that to-morrow, immediately alter t fit* reading of the journal, in* would ca • up th** report for final consideration and final disposition. Mr. McMillan, of Tennessee, protested against such a short time and suggested that the report be taken up Monday. There was not a disposition on the part of the democrats to delay it- consideration, but th** bill should be carefully cun- Mr. McKinley said the bill as it would be* printed contained all th** tiling* recommended by the conference committee. The amended paragraphs would appear in small capitals. A- to manx features of th** bio, point- ot tii>.igrr> * ment had been perfectly well understood for weeks arid was perfect^ understood what the conferee*•» committee recommended. The gentlemen on both sides were anxious to get home and he must insist upon the consideration tomorrow. Mr. McMillan thereupon insisted upon the reading of rh*' conference report. The reading was not completed at six o’clock when the house took a re* **-s, before which McKinley offered for reference a resolution for the final adjournment of congress on Tuesday next a* i"*1 o’clock. At the evening session passed 112 private pension journed.    ___ Wa which th* Indemnifying Settlers. IIIN*.IDN, Sept.    26.—The house had finally pa: conference hill ■d after with the -enate for the relief af settlers on the Northern Bael fie indemnity lands, applies to about four hundred settlers who entered upon tho lands in northern Minnesota. It, allows those who made a settlement upon the lands in good faith and were qualified so to do to make a settlement on other lands within a year and to bo allowed upon those other lands the benefit of tie* length of tun*' thai they reside a- settlers upon the lands Which it ba- been decided thev had no right to make entry. Vdditionul Particular- Reflect American Vlini-ter. Nkw Yoiik. Sept. 16.—Additional information as to the killing of Barrnndia, the Guatemalan refugee, reached this '■tty yesterday at the -am** time with the news that congress had at last recognized the necessity of an official investigation into the relations of th** United States minister to that affair. Attention i-calh'd to th** fact that Gen. Barrnndia was killed two days after the conclusion of a treaty of peace, the terms of which expressly granted a general amnesty to insurgents and similar offenders in both Guatemala and San Salvador. Minister Mizner, as appears by his letter, knew that this treaty had been accepted when he wrote the letter, which was Barrundia’s death warant. The report that a daughter of the dead general had threatened Minister Mizner with a pistol is confirmed, with additional details which do little credit to the minister's courage. The minister's danger seem- to have been far l**ss imminent and his terror much greater than appeared from the first reports. From the City of Mexico there come- a singular story, showing beyond a doubt that the Guatemalan government has deliberately sot about misleading the people of this country, through the press, as to the actual circumstances of the Barrnndia affair. The scheme was to be worked through an apparently subsidized correspondent of American papers and pres-asso* iations, and had fair prospects of success. THE CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION. Temperance Advised Non-Action on the flnrKtion. J a* kson, S**pt. 26.—Tile constitutional convention to-day, after a debate, adopted th*- report of th** majority of th** committee on temperance—72 to 18. This report recommends imn-a***ion, deeming any agitation of the liquor question at this time “inopportune.” Th * minority had urged an amendment to the constitution declaring a1! saloons and tippling houses public nuisances which might be suppressed by prosecution or upon complaint of any citizen. The friends of the minority claim they were defeated because th** franchise committee did not care to provoke the hostility of so powerful an element a> the saloon interests. A Grand Raid on the Saloonkeepers in Ottiim w a. (I ITI' M WA, la., Sept. 26.—A concerted raid was made on th** saloon- of this city yesterday and th** exhilarating spectacle was presented of drav-loads of liquors passing through the -ire* !- under police escort. The -alooni-t- who closed promptly when the original package law wont in to effect have opened upstnee Gov. Boies suspended the punishment of on*-until after the coal palace. This, with alleged assurances they had from other quarters, led them to believe they would not suffer municipal interference until the palace season closed, hence they hav* been doing an open business. Last night Mayor Epps instructed the polit** to do their duty and hence the sweeping seizures of to-d *v. Incr<-:ning I lie Hank'- Stock. Pi r,rpm. Sept. 26.—Ti>e stockholders of the Second National bank of Dubuque. have decided to increase - the banking capital from action is due of the bank. ?200,000 to £300,000. to the increasing bus This im*" HAWKEYE GLANCES. ANSWERS DEATH S CALL LOST HER CAUL. CARRYING OUT THE LAW. The Camera Tell- the Story. Washington, Sept. 26.—Th** republican congressional campaign committee i-sending out several thousand photographs of scenes in the house during the last, two weeks. They show up empty democratic seats—tin* republican sid** being filled with members of that party eager to go on with public business. Each picture i- underlined with: The democratic idea of doing business: Rule or ruin. The second great democratic secession. Arresteil for i’uhli-li'nj; tottery Advertisement*. Birmingham, Ala, Sept. 26.—W. P. Pinckard, editor and president of th** A {if-I tern I (I company was this morning arrested on a warrant charging him with publishing advertisements of tin* Louisi-anna lottery company. The United States commissioner held each issue since hist. Friday a seperate offense and put him lintier a bond of five thousand dollars to await the action of the grand jury. ('inn* innATI, ()., Sept. 26.—The postoffice authorities have seized the emir* weekly edition of the 15J/;.- Frnnnl of this city because it contained lottery advertisements. Mi— Zonrada, of New York. Doe- Not Tlitnk Life it* Worth Living Without it. Nkw York, Sept.. 26.— Lyda Sophia /-oneida, of No. 903 Eighth averin*', was born with a caul, and has always been extremely lucky. Consequently, th** loss of it while she w*as driving on Sunday afternoon has made her feel that life is scarcely worth living. She ordinarily did not carry it about with lier. but while in th** country she kept it in her purse. fearing that it might be buried or stolen if she left, it at her lodging, and after her return she continued the practice. Consequently. when she lost the purse she lost her mascot, too: she advertises a liberal reward for the return of the purse, and although the caul would, according to popular belief,save the limb-r from drowning, -Ii** hopes it will he returnedt-o lier. There is another caul. with the usual virtues, in the same block in Eighth avenue in which Mi-- Zoncada lives. The vaiue of cauls in England -ixtv years since may be estimated from the fact that David Copperfield’s caul wa- advertised for sa!*' for fifteen guineas. Their present market value is not known, as they are not listed at any of the exchanges. John C. Parish, an Iowa Pioneer, Gone to Hi- Long Ke-t. [Specie! to Th* Hawk-Eye.) A Fatal Dose. —The infant daughter of Sol Thompson, of Vinton, while p lying on the ti*>or. got hold of a dish i on tabling fly poison aud drank -on;** of the mixture with fatal effect. Prof. Hinrktis’ Dkpartpke—Prof. Gustavus Hinriehs, the founder of the Iowa weather service, Is about to leave biwa City for permanent, residence in St. Louis. II** ha- lived in Iowa City -in* e I s*>2. A Phi;nomkn vt Pony Pa* a k.—Geo. ll. Wisner, of F. I flora, is the owner of a phenomenal pony pacer, which he claims has th** fasre-t record for a pony in th** world. The little fellow does not weigh I over 500 pounds, but he can make his I mile in 2:20. A Philanthropic Gift—Mrs. shaw. a came t< econd Mc Auh ing J** * Sa red ti The fight 1; minutes. M if -e\ *-re pu came to he there was corner. Uj got together and rifie blow ort slav can landed at on his man arid t.w ie him tremendous caned until McA citied advantage. In the -©cond with the right ii I c * ic I y cr • * * t\ > rush by > ax in. the Au-tra kl* away blow on binghi. B -d, where; ground. entered tile by their senior, h men ad-'ing. y -parring, h the right, fr*en M< Arised it - mark. I lowed it up * ft. then th*; i ■ some «*x-McAuliffe of it. M‘* A uhffe opponent-t Slavin non Mc- *0 w another axin be wit: ;ring in fan Lh t ree-q Barter >vv*• d marks Mc Aul iffo fir-’ round in the he two J a ter-Ameri-face of he hit id© . The on the he rich ow* fie ne it a gun to got a more ment men away, < >n r* charnu Ro has* •y til • began >*. then * Tm i tied i** ring ho be-ei they ■ ’w ice strenuoi with closed having sr sliming ' *. Aval! An *i •r w r Des Moines, la., Sept. 26.—John C. i philanthropic Pittsburg lady, bas mad** a I’arish, a pioneer settler of Iowa and an early resident of D**< Moines, died this morning at his residence in the Masonic* temple on West Walnut street. Mr. i’arish has been an invalid for some four years as the result of a stroke of paralysis and his death was not unexpected. About a week ago he became suddenly very ill and has since been confined to his bed gradually sinking. He ha- been very prominent in Masonic eire!* - and universally beloved by his associates. The funeral will no doubt b** held Sunday. gift to the Home of the Friendless at Cedar Rapids in th** shape of a nursery and dormitory building, wiiere mothers who are compelled to work out for a livelihood can leave their little one- in safe hands until their daily toil is over. Work on the structure will begyi at once. quickly he w« beaten man a down xvi*I; a * It was all o he only rose t ment and going flow possible. Finally that further persev than useless. in’Ltna’ most effectually d*-f* announcement oeca wildest ©rnbu- tv puni-h-•r the broke ,<• deal. • ow his very already A n Ii fife rHli th lied Mc Au Joned a sc* >n boy as jct nish-- fast a-seeing ; be worse axin had fife. The ■ne of the LABOR TROUBLES. A WAYWARD MAIDEN. for RAILROAD MATTERS. A New Minister •IIIN*. IDN, Sept. due opined. * L? rates Th.. > ‘‘'“‘^shed in the wool sched-^ follow^-'a!\l-<>ndlnr‘nt^ were made were ^tliero'    yarns    from    Die    hair taal- va' ' j ~uut* alapaca, or other ani-” valued ab* and to Spain. Washington, Sept. 26.—The president to-day sent to the senate the following nominations:    E. Burt Grubb, of New Jersey, minister to Spain. Edwin IL Conger, of Iowa, minister to Brazil. Iowa Postmaters-—Alonzo J. Pearson, McGregor: Valentine S. Nelson, Lyons; I), ii. Winter, Woodbine:    Albert    C. Hotchkiss, Adel.__ lli-hop Shantey Protests. Washington, Sept. 26.—Bishop Shan-ley. Bishop of Jamestown, North Dakota. called on the secretary of the interior to-day and protested against the action of Indian Commissioner Morgan in abolishing one day school and on** industrial boarding school at and near Turtle Mountain Indian reservation, North Dakota. Bishop Slxiuley strongly protested the arbitrary action of the commissioner in this matter. Sr.es fur a **eparal© Maintenance. Chicago, Sept. 26.— Before Judge Shepard to-day Margaret V. Fitzpatrick gave evidence for a separate maintenance against her husband. John Fitzpatrick. a wealthy farmer of Tazewell county. She said he ha*i treated h«*r cruelly and that in November he burned down their home, containing furniture worth >1,500 belonging to her, and collected tin* insurance. The defendant is said to be worth s20.OOO, owning 210 acres of farm land a few miles from Pekin. Illinois. The court will consider the amount Mr-. Fitzpatrick is entitled to for support. Sh** lives at Chicago with Frank Ambrose, her son by a former marriage. Kill***! By Iii** XX Ires. Win* ii in don, Mass.. Sept.. 20.—Ed T. Ryan, aged is. and G. Barnard, aged 20, wen* instantly killed to-night by an electric light, guy wire coming in contact wit ii an incandescent circuit on pond street. Barnard’s hands wore badly burned and it is supposed Ryan attempted to assist him and himself fell a victim. Snit for I**MOO.OOO Dania?©- fur Toll- Due the Government. Chicago, Sept. 26.—A suit for>200,000 damages was brought yesterday on behalf of tin* United States in the United States circuit court against th** Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific railroad company. The suit is fur tolls upon one hundred thousand cars carrying freight over tho government Mi-- --ippi bridge from Rock Island, Illinois, to Daveport. Iowa, aud covers a period from March 3, I >> I, to September 24, 1*90. Included in this case is th*' toll collected from tin* Chicago Burlington and Quincy road, tin* Rock Island ami Peoria Railroad company, th** Rock Island and Mercer railroad and tin* Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul. It is said fifty thousand cars were carried for these companies at the rate of car. per POLITICAL MATTERS. Pretty Minnie HoIT-niith Arrested Many Criminal Arts. Clintonville, la., Sept. 26.—Near this city lives Louis I)eVaud. a well-to-do farmer, who, -in**© July last, when h«* discharged a hired hand named Johnny Warden, has been the victim of a -•■ri**-of attempt' d poisonings, hi- house ->*t on tire and his barn burned, tin* whole lo--of property exceeding >3.Oho. As being the author of this series of deviltries. Minnie Hoffsinith. an ir»no>*©nt looking German girl xvi ti* a crippled hand, just pa-t her fourteenth year, has been arrested. She ha- an honest face, and to charge her with an attempt to commit murder, ar-on and malieiou- mischief seems preposterous. First the choice watermelons of D**-Vaud’s patch were destroyed and the vines cut off. This was thought to b** the work of some boys of th** neighborhood, and wa- looked upon as a boyish prank. Less than a week after that a hive of Dees were overturned during the night and paris green was sprinkled over the honey in copious quantitie-. A few days passed and the performance was repeated. Then some one got into th** cellar and put paris green in th** butter, and threw a ham into a barrel of soft soap. A lure** number of cars of fruit were opened and poison put into them. One day when Mrs. De Vaud started to mix her bread site found p aris green in th** flour. Til** next outrage was when some one got into til** house and ruined a quantity of clothing by cutting it with -1‘issors. A few days later the house wa-set, on fire, and xvii ii** the family were putting it out, the barn took fir**. Final- ! iv it xx-as noticed that the Hoffsinith girl xvas the first to discover and report the-** I things to th** family, and sh© wa- arrested j on suspicion merely. She declares her innocence. Chicago and Nor! h xvestern Train men Dissatisfied. Chicago. Sept. 26.—The general adjustment committee of the Chicago and Northwestern engineers and firemen held a secret conference with the general manager and general superintendent r’nis morning. The conference was held as the result of the annual meeting of the grievance committee which lias been in se-sjon here for the pa-t two weeks. The engineers and firemen have formulated their grievances which they will ask the management to redress. The grievant e committee coneluded it- labors thi- afternoon and adjourned until th** next annual meeting, unless sooner called together Th** conducers of the Northwestern system have formulated a -erics of demand upon the management. They want ar increase in -a!ari**-of from >5 to si5 per month. Th** company is considering their demands and will grant the men an increase, it is thought, but not to the extent asked. The situati Dublin, Sept. 26 Tipperary this mort tranquil than yes are still thronged with p* to be laboring under 'iii ment. but there have K with the polite. The taking special \ reran against the pos-P i v of ripperary. —The situation at j>g is much more erdav. Th w -ed a* an 'ire detachment police in nu in front held by a police and the streets, court for the tr was of -ii* r caus** the judge of quired the bui’.dir therefore, were ad di *r- i- as-• order, court guard lh* 'rat rn tho the c* :. Th* turned I afternoon despit© ti*© 1 Healy that the ira’ -I ; A further attempt i Kennedy, of the pope I for some of the clo I 1 court house yesterday When the court re* d noon Rohon proc* of tile crown's ca-men. He read speeches made s meeting- -'ne© th** lr plan of • ampaign and Dons adopted at thus* peared to tie the objt A FINANCIAL CRISIS. rh* in fail- city risir *»erlon- r**n«lili*>n Produced By the Failure of the Capital Dank. Guthrie, I. T.. Sept. 26.—Th© lire of iii© Capital bank in this Wednesday preciptated a financial to-day. Anxious depositors formed in line at the paying teller’s window of th© Commercial bank, the principal financial institution of the city. anxious to withdraw their funds. Checks were paid until noon. whi r. the stock of available rn XX e V. cash ran low. Friends of the institution offered relief in th© shape of money and at four o’clock additional funds arrived from Nev* ton. Ark in sa- City and Kansan City and w©re pM©d high on the paying teller's desk. The -it** of so mu* h money reassured tho cro\x*d and many decided to I* av© their deposit- with the bank. A firmer feeling exists to-night and it i- U -Hexed the crisis is passed. lion to pro .trig hie. At one po xvi th Dillon xx; United St a reminded Rohon sail for Artier adding there against Tim© h© and til© ship. Rohon xx a- still adjournment %* a-Harrington mad* the course h* ing j Clition. The pro effect upon th** * policy of the pro ■ erally believed, i end of til© tria . I John Merely de I land. streets > seem ©xcite- » collisions Titles are to guard threak. A isling the The space hfU.se I- and both e pat reding Lea of the as pi racy case morning, benty court re-proceedings, ver till this t of Timothy be expedited. i ring Sergeant force, to account sr in front of the iii be made. ♦*d in the aft* r-with a statement nst the accused ng extracts from various natl on a f-t (auguration of the ilso quoted res meetings. It I of th* 8 as far O' Brier sailed f chafing! ship wa ursday next, lo be a race rown counsel art adjourned When the announced Timothy strong protest against, r-ued by th© prose-st. however, had airt, arid union xxii de*! ag: r>lu- ap- l>r as W ai have week it po-sl-XV ho, >r the Iv roto be no present is cento tho s a ©Hist* STornillo xt. Sept Dakota Prohihitloniati* Biol Farmers’ Alliance. Grand Forks, N. I)., Sept. 26.—Late last night the state convention of prohibitionists and Farmers’ Alliance endorsed tin' republican nominee for congress, lieutenant governor, commissioner of insane and railroad commissioner, Andrexv Slott.en, the democratic nominees for secretary of stale, superintendent of instruction and railroad commissioner, B. B. Stevens; and nominated for governor Walter Muir; auditor, ii. R. Dickinson: treasurer, W. K. J. Newland: attorney general. \. U. Young, and railroad commissioner, Ezra Turner. AN INDIAN BRIDAL PARTY. A World’s Fair Committee. Washington. Sept. 26. — Chairman Chandler of the select committee on world’s fair lias appointed th** following committee under the resolution which passed the house:    .John    W.    Chalder, chairman ex-officio; Robt. IL liin. of Illinois: Cathan Frank of Missouri: Boswell P. Flower, New York: Win. L. Wilson, of New Jersav. stage Loach IDJ*! Up. Redding, Cal., Sept. 26.—The Redding and Cedarville stage roach was held up last night by txx*<» masked men about twenty-five miles from here. Ti)*' Wells, Fargo express box and tb** government way pouch were robbed of about eight hundred dollars. and is til© house bills and ad- TRE SENATE. The Sick at Washington. Washington, Sept. 26. —Mrs. J. S. Clarkson is well enough to drive out. A sore throat caused anxiety to her friends lest diphtheria should develop. Frank Hatton is a little better able to sit up in bed again. Fop ilia I ion of I o v* a Lit irs. Washington, Sept. 26.—Th** bureau has announced populations a lows:    Council    Bluffs,    Iowa,    21.3>*© crease 3.325: Creston. Iowa. census £ fol-S. in-7.195. in- A Con- croast* 2.114: Des increase 27.569, Moines. Iowa. 50,06' two on Clavy ,V|* thirty cents a pound, u    °D°-half times the duty ia« , s d wool '»lued v wool,:!) <" three th ( Vf* ^irty cents per pound. •«o<«Lry °n un"'ashpd of the first worsted cloths, is me and of evenT dmi(iles of description on un wa on clothing ready wearing apparel was made un or was s bv Appointe*) Ganger. Washington, Sept. 26.—Orran C. Duddy has been appointed United Stat* -the eighth district of 111 i - ( Ginger Hoi s in Number of Important Measures -icier©*! and Pass©*!. Washington. Sept.    26.    In    Hie    senate th** conference report,    prepared    >**.-- torday on the bill to ©st ab! is Ii Rock t«« park, in the District of Columbia, taken up ant! after some remar • Sherman, who spoke against the designation of army officers :for tiTho north half of the building just south he ir iriif of | of Guest's music house. Manager Jones ii j will occupy the office also, until the poxv- . ,    . ...    „____w.rm.ucu. .      is    completed to and the hill ut*w —The contractors for the new electric railway have rented for use a- an cfh <* laying out the par! quiremont of the district to the expenditures, the report wa?- *l    . ow goes to the president j cr house Til© Agitators at Work. Chic ago. S©pt. 26.—The Journal this I afternoon says that th** strike of ©m-i ployees of th** West Division Street, Rail-j way company is inevitable and that the ; time sci for it is next Monday. It is a**-I sorted that thor** are several causes lead-| ing nj) to it, chief among which ar** til** agitation by political leaders who wish to I make political capital out of tlx* situation J and antagonism bel ween the two unions comprising the force. The officials of the company have reached the conclusion that the strike must come aud jirefer to have it now. They say they propose to make an uncompromising tight and xviii never again employ any of the strikers. no matter what it costs: that they will hire nexv men and run cars if they have to - ad them down xvi Lh police a- the only passengers. It*© National I :.iu»por: at ion Association. Chicago, Sept. 26.—The representatives of the various hoards of trade now meeting here have perfected an organization. to be known astlx* “National Trail?*-poriaiion Association.” Permanent offi-©ors were chosen as folloxvs:    President, To Leap Before an Kinperor. (JU I Nev, 111., Sept. 26.—Tom Baldwin, the inventor of the parachute, is en route to San Francisco, whence he sails for China to give a parachute descent at the emperor’** annual festival. He is to receive an enormous sum for his performance. A son of senator Washburn Married. Portland. Or©.. Sept. 26.—Mi.ss Florence Agnes Savior, of I Ii is city, and W. D. Washburn, Jr., son of Washburn, of Minnesota, wen here last evening. Senator married Household Empresses. From Light. Mrs. Tangle (at employment agency) — Have you any good giri> just now? rl**rk—Oh, no. madam, but xxx; have M'veral young billies who xvould be xvill-ing to accept agreeable situations. ^i'l Captain F at to Sharp, th** Mate, “Pleas© tell in© what’s th© w< ating’- state?” “It's raining cats anil Jogs quit© f ast. For a hark ami a yawl ti a vc just gone past.” —Light. Th© Ladies’ Favorite. The newest fashion in ladies’hats xviii doubtless cause a Hotter of p’lcaswroabl© excitement among the fairsex. Ladies are always sn— cejaible to til© changes of a fashion plate; ami til©mort* startling th© departure, the mot© earnest the gossip over tin* new mod©. Dr. Pierce's Favorite Prescription is a positive run* for th© ills which afflict females ami make their live- ii:i-> raid**, This sovereign panacea t an he relied on in ©as© of displacements and all functional derangements. It builds up th© poor. haggard and drngged-out victim, aud gives her renewed hop© and a fresh leas** of life. It is th© only medicine for xv< ira an’a peculiar weaknesses and ailments, sold by druggists, un;]* r a positive guarantee I rom the manufacturer .. that it will gix-e satisfaction in ©very ©us©, or mon©) rel undid, '-tgad printed guarantee on bolti© wrapper Kiek-a-Hole-iii-tb©-Sky Give* Iii* Friends a Grand Wedding Feast. Sioux Cit). Sej>t. 26.—One of the most novel and at tractive bridal j>arti«*< ever seen in this city xvas the one that at** the wedding foa-t at th** Cheney hotel ye-torday. It was a social event that deserves recognition in the society columns and one that would cause the average member of “the too” to grow green xvith envy. Th© marriage hail been consummated at the Winnebago agency, aud th© high contracting parties were Kick-a-Hole-in-the-Sky and Silver-Wing-of-th©-Uorest. Til© groom, xvhose nam** would indicate that at soul** time h* lover of th© baltei, i- not an birth, but simply by adoption and association. in til** vernacular of those who live on the boundless prairies, in* i- a i “squaw man,” who ha- allied his fortunes with Fenimore Cooper’s nob!** red men of tin* forest. By so doing in* has signified bis willingness to iorego th** table, the napkin, the bill of fare and other marks of civilization, and -it down with ids dusky adopted brother and drink canine consomme out of th** -ame bowl. On the register was the following inscription:    “Kiok-a-Holo-in-the-Sky    and thirteen Indians.” This wa- th** bridal party, and at noon time they gathered about on** table to do justice to the feast and the event. Aud how they did enjoy it. It kept five waiters b'i>\ to attend to their multifarious wants. To their untutored minds it did not occur that the bill of fare was for the purpose of giving til** guest, a rea-uriahT variety from which to select that which w ould prove palatable. On th** contrary, they fame to the natural conclusion that >ueh an array of edible- xx a- an effort on th** part of the hotel management to do honor to th** occasion, aud consequently they ordered everything in - gilt. And tiny did not wail to I;ave it served in courses. Such a d'latory system did not meet with their approval. Th* y wanted th© good tilings all placed before them at one tim*;, so they could feast ih**ir eves a-well as sa'iaie th* gastronomical propensities. A writer on etiquette xvould have found a theme for a volume in watching them eat. Knives, fork- and spoon-* were used Inditer; bk ii©. Lely. When in© Dallas Lily Dot*. [Correspondence ot The Hawk-Eye.] Dam \- City, Iii.. Sept. 16.—Our town is improving -lowly. Ten good, substantial dwelling houses have been jmt nj) during til*' !a-t eight month-. S. < Shipman ha- leased th© large three-story, fire-proof stone building on tile corner of *>ak ami Third streets, add ha- put nj) an addition to it for groceries and provisions. Thi- a1-** is iron-chid, tire-proof, large and eommodious, and h© will move in by th*' fir-f prox., and on* i a large general store. It is the best stand iti the town. 'i'li** foundations for the three large brick shops, 50x150 each, fur tin* L. Berg Wagon and ('art factory, are being put in and the work xviii lie pushed to had been a i completion as fa-t a- possible. A kiln .A Indian bv two hundred thousand bricks is l».*:i © jmt up. (>. C. S almon-, our genial bote! keeper, arrived home to-day from Burnside, where lie was shot at and wounded pretty severely !u-i Sunday by one Waiter Thom pson. elections for members going against the j have had a majority three year-. Tis* reti election of one hundr* trader- and eightv-on* lections. 26 —Th of the t Swedish **dag are >t> ct ion is* in th** he i and sixt* protect ion . xx*bo -e for sa* the •n free ,lnhii Francis Lawton Dead. London, St-ju. 26. Alfred Francis Eg<*r’* n. a member of the of commons for years is. dead. John nous© Berlin. An Uptdeml* Berlin. Sept. 26.—An ©p vails in th* -outlier; -ut-urb-Th© disea'** - inf©eti<>u- ar.*1, believe it to I*** influenza. iemi »f th prc- - ©UY. • -©'tors *    Algic* Lon IM >N. S Aigmr- say-large port ic immense amt t»y a < )*< tone. A di-pafcl ne ha- .-wop! Algierta. dei rem r a an Itll V I r*tdii.g -in til* N> daxxx i K» ct*ipts. \v V>>rk Sun. Loioiriiied. The favorable impression produced ot the first appearance of the agreeable liquid fruit remedy, .syrup of Fig- a fox* v**ars ago ha- been more than confirmed by the pleasant experience of all 'vin have used It, and the success of th© pro prietois and manufacturer- th© Cai:-fornia Fig Syrup rom pan y. f In olden ie- used to honest, an • J Buffalo ©ast., dent’s r* urn a: and th*; big ma ••John. lh** : been growing time pa?t. " “Yes, sir: bu k now.” ••Is it? I ha bbi en ra: tad d on r.pan- •ond lictors was from the p*csi-1 lo- i rip-. ; him: ;■ run have some ;or trave very Ugh you heard t a nit Henry Watterson at Boston. Bo-ton, Sept. 26—A large audi©n©« gathered at the Massachusetts Refer n club to-night, im baling many distinguished gentlemen, to greet fleury \Vaf-ter-on, of the f^oi:i-viile Conri> r Jon won'. xx bo delivered an andre-- on the political issues of the day. including th** tariff bill and th** election Iii ii. 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