Cedar Rapids Evening Gazette, January 11, 1883

Cedar Rapids Evening Gazette

January 11, 1883

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Evening Gazette, The (Newspaper) - January 11, 1883, Cedar Rapids, Iowa 'At' N, 0, Lawton received To-Day, lay Iv Express, 700 Pieces of Hamburg and Swiss j J-Edgings! I ALSO A FINE LINE OF Irish Point Lace! Ttiese Goofls are all New Styles anfl Patterns. NEW YORK STORE VOL. L-NO. 2. CEDAR RAPIDS, IOWA, THURSDAY, JANUARY 11, 1883. PRICE, 3 CENTS, A MINE HOSKOS. Terrific Explosion of Fh-e-Daiup in a Coal Jllne at Coulters- Tille, I1L The Deid Bodies of Ten Men Taken From a Chamber of the Smoking Pit BHrannlouN of the Foreman and a lut Scenes. Wiiolesale Manufacturers of FINE SHOES. f.f Corner Secimil St. aDJSficonil CEDAR RAPIDS, IOWA, we Banntectnre And Have MO SECOND-GRADE GOODS, !BGiMT AND Gents' Furnisners, AliE SO-CALLED. Their new ctore beiuf: av i-nnier of And AVholeSnlf Butter, Cheese and Flour. Onondaga Dairy Salt COfflON-SENSE COMPANY. Gram] Hotel Block, Cwlar ItapliN, In. Sain. HEollan's FREIG-HT TRANSFER Will attend to anfi City Euros Busiiess Promptly, and amrwerfl at Buy time: Office aff Telephone B7. LTTTZ BROS., The Popular JMurble anil G raid to fine atoci ou banv. Office and op- Miu-lou, Iowa. Call and iee tbtuu buying. lias Co., the Retail Me Exclusively, Spring SitiBp in Heprt Fatten Already received, to arrive duriua mouth of January. I-nrKW of READY-MADE CLOTHING, Hats, Caps, Neckwear, Etc Agents for the celebrated WILMON ItltO.'S S1IIKTS. Remember the "Nobbiest Store in in Calcier's new block, just across from Postoifiee. Mower Huston Dealers in All Kinds of ST. Loms, Jan. special from CouUera- villo, IIJ., HUVH tlto exLTiitiineiit in view of the torriblo in thu Jotturi Nunbet mino, Monday eveniug. Las Hulidncd. Ton ritruiiKlcd and buruod btnliow lie in tbe public hull drotiht'd aud aiTuugutl for burial Their uaniob tiru Nicholaa Kohl, fYaaik Brown, Heiiry Fury, Thomaa Huution, Henry Starr, Robert Duulap, Jauie8 King. A. R Coomba, Frank Slianfonl, aud Henry Sturr, Jr. of thorn were mai'riod. Among thorn tliey loavu twenty-fivo orplimiN. Thu oxplo- rtioii wart lieni'd at tho top4 nud whon tho hotHting JVHH pit Hod up a low ininnteH later, a raiin and boy utuggoroij from il, bluck- bmoke, so oxhiumk-d tlmt tiiey had to be ttnpporieiL Tliw WUH Sy I vert tor JlttKon, the t'oromuu of the iniiio. Ton othor men were known to iu tho pit. Tho details are meagor, tlie cloarert acrount of the cftfctijtrophe Iwing tlmt by Syl- vowtor MuHon, ono of tho mirvivorn. Mr, Muuoa Paid that the fot-t and at tho bottom a corridor yevon ftwt leads ettwtward for ovor two buih-lred yurds. On each aide of the corridor jtro the mining rooms whoro tlio mou during daj-, drilling iuto tho uoveu t'oof vein or It is cnbtoznary tu lire tlio blat-t all toother Into in afUirnooiL Each his wid tlien at) hattdtt run for safely to homo uiclio, llio bluntH all firod at Foru- mau Mutton aaid that he went down the shaft shortly uftor 4 o'clock Moudny nftunKtun, aud found that thirteen chargi-rt wi-ro roady to bo fired. He told tho to rho fiiHea. After rhe order ho for the loot of tho mum nhaft two hundred yanlH away, nc- compiuiied by WiIlium Starr, a boy whow fathwr and bmthor wwro at work in pit, "I Htood at the foot of the said Mr. wuiti.ig for the men to come out so that I could ehejk tiiem ufT, and nee that nono would Iw h'ft. I throe a t'uw iunl tjicti a fourth follcwPd, in ail instant by :i .eiribUj itt tlwj gttllnry wln-ro tin! niL'.i wiri-n. Next ctiiio a riifih uf air, fnlluivMl MV ;t vohiuio citino a rush uf air, l'o.Iowi-1 by a vol- ume of Uru rhat filled cin-nJur. I I blown against UiO fiilo of tiio shaft and my. leg baOly hurt. Tiic lioy Starr waa Htunned. I I would wait and try to save sctuo of ihe men, but the- word coming up to mo very Tlie fnmuM IHJC unc stii'- flinji, tvoii in tho shaft, u-ul J fell Jim ii would be unit'iilo to remuiii any J on tho caye, tlio niblo. al'tyr me, and r.inj; iliu hdis.iiij; liolL when we reached ;lio rtiii-lni-o I ahiuint Btranpled, and tho boy was uyparebtly dfftd." S. D..VU, eiifriaeer at tlio w.is first man above to hear tho He uaid he wiw ex-' plosiim, which nhodk tho sfound like an earth- quake. Looking from tho to tho mouth the nbal't ht a volume of hottvy bind." nrooko m c-loudtt, he had time u> think, uHhani i-ing ut the tiigiial bell told him that was ulivu, and he set the macliiuory in iiK-iion ;ia QUJL'kly an pusnible. In a mitmro lu> saw Foreman Mawui out of tlio cloud of Sltioke at tlm month of i'n- phnft. the btiy w trf him pix-vioUHly The the or a in the mine, two Kharp and soon Tlio whole Ooulus-sville poi'iilariuii was rushing to the shaft, whk'li in a linlo uity out of town. Tho scent; WUH in Women and cbihlrcii stood around, crying and wringing tK-ir liumls in a wnythat Mhowed thuy hul or fnt-mls in the pit. One young wife told through ft tears how her husband liail promised to up from tho mino n nd r-pen J thu aiiornooit with hor, und how The niet- dinner she had prouu.rtx3 for tijin wuiiint; on tho tftbla when she hoard tho ilintrus" ivnisMu. Wivos with children in tln'ii1 u crowded around opening of the sbul't and had to bo hold back from jumping tlie smoking pit. Soon atler the .Mr. of thu mine owiiors, and a cmull p-n-t-v the aud ondi'uvunul To yo dmvit i-> b'.it "wore' I'rirotl back by tho r-mosk. An- other utwiirpt wan maoo w'uli ihf> otnuu result and oue youug fellow, Longshore, wns so iuhiu olVui'tM that ho drag- ged up almost dojitl, und bo is now m A condition. About 8 o'clock in the evening tho emoke liad outiroly I'ltfiii'ud away from the ruunch of the Again a pjtriy went down in the cago, und time yoi-jhed tho botUim. Thoy formd the smoke vory thick tlioi'o owing to the abeeaee of air. After an hour's hard work they ueuotritfed about ono hundred through tliedt-brU. Thon they found Jamea W. King, the firnt of the tltuui, lying on hirt face. Tho pour mun had dourly crawled half-way to the Bhaft after the explosion us liis body IH.V on lop of H pile of slttta which had boon torn dowi: by tho exploaion. Tho dig- ging party worked through another hun- dred of dobris and [buy found the niue all lyiug dead a fow feetapurt, Three of iho-muu wwo budly hurncd; seven fi'om Kuffo- ntioQ. One of them, Frnuk BrowD, wae found cronchod upon kiu.-oR, his hoad close agninsi thu floor, to got away from tho smoko, und his i-lo-htis and Ilowii wore burned from hifi back. The corpriou wore hoisted up two at a time. At top of tho Hlmft tlio bodies wero washed, the legs wcm ued together, and tho victims wore curried iu upring wagouu to tlie town, where thoy woro hud ont iu the assembly-room of the CouUerKville bund. It midnight be- fore the work was over. The town, is in mourrtiog. The explosion was evidently caused by fire-damp. The was extromo- ly badly ventilated, there being but one open- ing no air-shaft at all. Nosbit A Jones opened the mine about ten youra ago, Tho preaideut of tlio town hoard issued a procla- mation advising that all business bo closed, which has been done. CouUersvillo is forty-Devon miles from St. Louis nnd hua about one thousand inhabitauta The coroner held an inquest yesterday on tbe boUiw the dead miners at CouHorRvillo and returned a verdict tlmt they utime to thi-ir death bv or burns caused by an iii the mine. Eight the tL-u bodies will bo buried at Conlioravilio to-dny. The, other two will bo taken a neighboring town. throo oiM-bans It.ft by the wad calamity. Tbe rai.iti worked about forty Usd the eipliuti'U occurred oarlier in tha prubftbly four times as ntuny lives would have been lost Tha cause of the nxplosiou ia dtill it mystery. A Blctjrr JaiL seci-Htary of tho nuthorizod the of a now now design, a little larger and tMtmer than the present coin, Tlie Rormt Cold Siinp. CHICAOO, Jan. lowost racordad by tho signal wrvice hore during ,ixht before last was 2 degrees below nero. h lowest temperature .Chicago thua fui ii. ni'iier 0-. PtirtL 8, when, ftncordiiif; tc the sigual aorri-e record, the meronry dropped to 7.1 below zero. At Jerteraoii and other Anrhnrbun points about tho-city, private thenuometoi-H tlJH morning Jit o'clock ami- an hour lator rugiuuirtid lid and degreen bolow zero. The following reports indicate the unusual tioyerity of iho weather iir.illi toie yeuterUny port, !1L, rekistorna degrees below zero; Ottawa, EL, to degrees: Rockford, Hi, SO Reports from other places in Mcato ft conwit- erablo degree of cold: Jauesville, Wia., to degrees below zero; Dea Mainefl, Davenport, Iowa, 12 Milwaukee, Wia., Tdogreoa. CAPTUEED. Tlic Defaulting Treasurer ,or Tennessee Arrested aud Lodged in a Hostile at Laredo, SAN ANTONIO, Tex., Jail. Mareh T. Polk, the treauurer of TannoHHQO, waa caplut-dJ aftoruoon Webb station, TuiJL-M from tho Rio Grande. The civp- inru nnulu by Dotiicti'vo Joo Sheoly. Polk hud oliiuiiiod u horaO, having loft tho at Ht.-itioii to roach Mexico at au iaolatod point above Laruda The officer w a aiclod in making tho capture by paluco-car coa- dnctor (took. After the cupturo OfBcor Sheeluy atoiico tolejcrdphed Gov, of Uiou placed liia prisoner ou train and him 'ti.) Laredo, whura ho was jailsiL Tho oilirer with hin priuoiier will arrive in thw city at Uo'dock, monniig. Polk was iniveiing in but tho motliodof oauitpo ho aduptud in rofjardod aw vory stupid, indicating ho had no knowledge of tlie tol- ojfi'jiphit: of the (Hiuntry, nor of tho ciuii'in'le'1 ol' thti olliuorn. Polk by ono u-ron, whom ho bribed to him out of the Dmitry. They loft the irain duiidtty night Canu the at W station, aud CUUHTOII walked twonty a hoi'ae. Polk lying imt in tlio bruali. When captured by thu oflicura Polk'b hiitidri and clothing wore lillud with priukiy peur thornu which ha had got iroia wantUiring in tho thicket Cameron vfzu aJ4o ari-cf f'-d and he-Id by Officer Siitwly, and after hiK urrvtit protuMted, tolling tho otticor he had niailu a tiling put of the burtaienii and uuiiUt pnt il in Shuuly'H way to rculizo a few thuUKinds. Sheoly him for tho ili- HiiitiiiK propo.sitio.i, will nso UHIHC uuaolic- itod iMJiiie.tHions Cumoroit N.-LsnviuLi-; Tc'im., Jati. M. T. Polk, tho will be held on the border iiiitil In; u.m bo brought to Naali- it in, however, thought ho uill not bo loruj.ifd thiM'u until tho who left lant nighi get there. ia aaid to have with him bclvt-eu 57otOOO and SUXMiOU Tho gcuunil Bynipmhy horo hsenis to bu witli Some way that should ho be brought back he will In? unablo io replauu thu money 1'or wliich he haw doi'aukt'd, and that hin lu'iihioii will bo usel-.-BM, MO far as tlie diatu in uoaot-rnwl. An expert accountant nan been cmpln.Vtiil to csitmuio Polk's it iij i-u- periutih-i-c tint Polk has oaVrud to be pnt Uio liiM'ido into Muxit'o, A ju-tcnniu to lut't by Tn.'aH- urer i'oik.i'U.oie he witu :nefnrni- er Dr. Mo.'nw, box and t'onUi ,IH hti Jiad inMtriiutc'd atturnoy, if. ('hild oi' i-ity, tu Uiku chuj'go of. Thu va.'iourt montly ro- wijiM, d.-ai.b, and from dilVoront jioi-MiiiiM aniounw from to lk-t'. and iil-out They djiit: bucli ;iH >ar an du- of tlnj.-u an.- diK-hillrt ui t'luirkiH N. funiutr -n-r.-iry of ror :iliunt thu iii tho muiie of Kufub M i'.i.k, ui.tl juilimnlw Iroin viirioua tht: 1st Thtf'-i.- are nn lor about tui1 by a mi-nii'ei'of Ian! u.i Tbvrv are vuii.-lirJ'M Kinnvi tluLt i'nik invented ovur in ;i InmbiM- t-nturpriMi of B. A Co.; u of li. Ouopor J'or boi'i'un'ut.J monuy. Othor pupiMri in Tim bos g.vo L-vi.iriict' j'olk in- rrr nu- mi.iu'lii Mexico and SI1, tl i.i a X.iriiivii.o rumpiiny. There is rrto'ipf -or to Thinnan 'f'o.urii' Iu.' Coal and noiert ul Witinun JUutTow, tlia for an ..i', AMU -tio.-rnw n fur 'O- witli niiiiuiriMM HiiuilUTutnuimtti a .t-.i t riritHis jM-rs-HiN. were J.- t i.i iiit- lum.lrt iiy 1'nli; I'ur tiu.i in ihu i.u.K'.it uf cOi'Uuii of hid uamcJ A STEAME STOItJ, temarkable Confession of a Man Caged Tor Drunkenness at Albion, N. Y. Avowal of the Prisoner of His Partic- ipation in the Phoenix Pork Assassination. EOCHESTEH, N, Y., Jan. HugliO'Pontiell, alba Palritik O'Roilly, McDonald, at prottOiitcotitiuud in the Orloaiiti jail at Albion ou a charge of nudo eou- fOBdion that he waa one of tbo murdorora of Lord aud Uiidor Secretary Burko iu Dublin on tho nth day of May kwt- Hia aUtte- ment id OH follows. -I lauded in Now York Alay 22. from tho atoiuner California, of tbo Anchor line, and BtoppL-O for a.timo ut No. 817 Eant Sixth 1 cuiiiit here from Glangow, 'Scotland, und nv'- on board ship Patriok McDonald. Petor Tuiuey aud Tnuin Mdjouald woie two of tho three purtiea tlmt holpod-mu in the inur- dor of Burke and Cuvendwh n't Dubiiu. in PlKtnLx park, uoar tbo .tiLumion Wa wera ill a cab, and were four of ua. Do- not know-- who tho fontrth mau wart. Tliuro wore twolvo men Hrationed in tbo park a-Mrtiat un in caao wo uwded help. WPTO dniwn by lot from Fenian or- ganization in Dublin t in the of PutricU Btreot, Tliu dood waw douoVith aud done very quickly. Cavendish was struck tirnt. Bnrko turnod "Gh'yonvjl- Burko wore white glnfreB. Cavendinh woro no glovi'H. Wet ull got into tho uml drovo back -to the Htreotti. when wo all m-p.irii- tdd and wont each by himniilt I B'LW tin: two men I biivo boforo nitmtioued by iiaino iu ho- ing with mo in tho murdnr, ia'Nov York, We foflowoti Dnvkj aiui duwn from tiieirotUcr; to iioat- th'i Cav- ondJKh was ahtud. Iliirku overUtok hiiCL Tho lioutc-.iant at tho gati'uaid out: uwod thoHo uion prutry roiigUJy.' My iipe in -.t1 ytrnra. On April '.I. Ib7u, I ohippfnl "from Liverpool by the of the Natio.iaf for Nuw York ciitv. I wafl wurking in Chicago, 111., and Pa., until thu 1'aJl of wliun I ahipiied to Liverpool tho titeamer. of tlm Rational line, from NHW York city, r'roiu Livornool I wuut to Derry, 'tin tlio north of and D.'inoiuoil thereabout HVO und n half yairrf. l-'roin there 1 to Tuinplo Moons, Tippflrary county, 1 until the fiiitt' of the nMrtiiHrtination, I liud worked ill Uiu new chapel building.1-.' nci L'O.jtnictor. I in Dublin'about thrcj bufuro we drawn. I, iVDunuMi, lierttby make tho above Htatement to J. li. Fuller, EHCJ., juntico of tho.peiico, thin 17th day of November, iSSi AS AS END-MM, How a Statesman Happened to Appear IB That Pai-t. MICHIGAN. During tlio recital of thn WUM if he knew what tno ruHuitwr rttitenmntH be, and Uo replied tliat did. would bo taken back to iJnhlin, wliere ho would Cutoff by turning titatu'ti he Hueint'd fo think, would not be a haul mutter to Ho wau- taken to rtiime nay, aad during the journey ho adhtmid u> the Btatcmein, but oii.-e Sswycr he yVfiakeni'd. iinuitl wan oontfulted iw to wlnU liad w d'jMO witli him, the jndgo Hiiid tun- illy, him! TliiH to Uotniull, who rtanlc iolo in :i ltLHl a ul nervous condition. Ire ut once d his tactics, and declared the whole -j. that WUH in ilic "jini-j.iinH" w'hi-n ho m.ide tho Htatc-nu-nt. This in not belie thowo who wuw him tti tlio timfl, ft-s ht; appeared like one wlio had jiiMt ovor a. upme, is ubm-o Uib faee xvhott tivkon to n nnnly. white and red by Hir for bituith and threw., hand to las ln'art ropeutt'diyt Hayuij; in Unit 1 [hut cha NEW YORK, Jan. Sun contains tlio following latter: "STOCKTON, Doc. ins EDITOK op THE Tbo which ex- pUiua why I, for the only tiuio in my lifu, up- poiuinl an an 'cud if published ill Tho Suu, remove any CITOIIOOHM iniuro.-uiioii which Ihe lattor's article, uuoxpluinod, could convoy. beneficiary, professionally known as Billy White, was born ami rained near here, aud baa long been IL fnond or miuo. "Yours truly, JAMES H. BUDD." "THE 3f AN WHO BEAT PAGE." Virginia City Evening Chruiiide. Suu tlie other day printed thin editorial paragniph: of coniuH by our ban oft-tin boon romarkod. not Iward. for itiHtiiiiuo, of Pokrtr M'ho an a conKroHMtuan more famous for the ry- muHcivblu hu pluyutl than fur tliu IILWH lu framed? Or of the IIMH harmful ikldlinK Billy lluiiger, the delight oi' many a The memory of lliesu bus hardly gnnvu dim before Congriawmiu-ulret Hmlil of ufiineM thu Ha.'iio. A minriirol HUCIW in Stockton tho otlior mjjlit van un the of breukinK up ou account of thu end HI.HI'H Hudduu whcu -Mr. Bmlil blaclt- hirt ennntemince and nluyi'd thu rule with Kreat Hiicufxn. Air. Ui'.dd in alxo an aide and moinbur of a tiru nccom- may servo him a good tnrn in Inn lift will do wull to IMC thorn HiiiiriiiKlr. HII slinnli! be carufnl not Ui win a, ropnuiri.'m lilto tlial uf liurr, the hutfoon of tlie proKGiii house, or tho unpleasant uru-umiuuiico of ihe pjinc fool." The Snn and a. great many other nownpaporfi anil pooplo have romvivod a totallv ori'tnufona uniiuii of .Mi-. J5udd, tho "man who Lie in a Kontlenian or education, a ynidnuto "f tho univerritv of and a lawyer in I guild pr.iRtit-0. Moruovor Mr. Eiid.l in vary Binhl and bun a line, manly presoiica. Ho dramatic talent, u keen M'nue of linmnr, and ina-sfreo fruin aw is the cloar-lieadod, down-right editor of The I Sun. The history of Mr.Bmld'o appearance as the "em! linn" H minstrel nhnw in Sloditon IH HOO i tnld While a lad at tiolloyo .Mr. liudd'u dratnatin taJi-nt led him into private thentri- g.tve hi'n a before an co can-cv. j> eonplo of ytsarw flic pi'rfonminfos of a minstrel in Stockton Jlr. Bndil The man taken und wan lyinjf destitute at a hotel. Mr. JSudil advertised :i bcneiit for him, and, iu order to maki: tbo pale facton-, agreed t.i take tin) part (if cud nun liimielr. He bin versatility by givinK an Th'! was a kiii'l-hi'itrted :vul did Mr. Unild credit. Wht'ii Ulan noerf to cfin- it will I m that he lii-aina, that he will I.e alerl end witstlili; in debate, that liix i hi'Igltt huniiir will miikf him a favorite in thu I hoilHo, and that bin hontinty und man- lilies williMiixe him to be respected and I'tarcd the jobbers. 'A lunch lit Jlobcini.in in youth in not the i tlliir u liaiv. and tliat ia the nrily niii, unparuiitly, that can laid to the I JiiidiL Rontlno Work nt Com- Senatorial Question. LANSINU, Mick, Jan. the house yes- terday a number of unimportant bills wore noticed. At tbo morniug session the speaker announced tho house standing committees, j which are in the maiu well received. Tbe j chairmanship of the judiciary coinmittea was j giveu to Ilr. George H. Hopkins, who was j tho defeated candidate for speaker. I in noticed with nome intercut that tho speaker, j though an open aud avowed champion of Mr. Ferry, has given tho chairmanship of some of tbo more important committees to anti-Ferry men. No Democrat or Greenbacks gets a chairmanship in a house committee, though in j the thirteen chairmanships are given to t the oppoHition, and eomo of them tlio more i important committees. i Tho senatorial situation rcmaina practically I unchanged. There have boon rnmoru of a i disinroyration eince the members returned tho adjournment on both sides, and namea of nurabors been freely used iu connection therewith. While it is possible that uuch in tbe case, there IB certainly no visible evidence of any change, aud it in impossible to satisfactorily trace any of the rumors to a definite foundation. Sanator Ferry ia not bore, having departed for Wash- ington. Neither is his brother on the ground. Itico A. Bold, chairman of tho Ferry com- mittee, und one ot the shrewdeut iu the state, holds tho fort in I'orry'n room. Ther-j will bo no voto takyu until a week from to-dav, when each bouse will take a vote separately, and after that will moot in joint convention and take n vote at 12 o'clock each dav. Jay Hnbbell'iB here and reticent than usual, not going out much to reporters or even to bin intimate friends, flis policy and that of tho opposition whom ho heads seems to ho that of playing a game of wtil! bending every energy to beat Kerry, but not allowing the name of any candidate appear. As huon as a boom is born, aud tbev aro born everv hour, it ia promptly smothereiL Wldle tho Ferry men claim that the failure of the opposition" in not crystalliidng to Rorno strong man as a suitable compromise candi- date is un eltihient of weakness, the opixisitiiiu elill ndhero to that course as its best hold, nay- ing that there will not bo any trouble find- ing a good man whou l-'erry is out of the way. Sunator Jline said that tho Ferry members had returned from their homes strengthened instead of weakened; that tho majority rule is still bolicved in by the great masa of tlie Itopublican party; and that the -taT: wagging tho dog" ill this case would prove a failure. Among the many .gentlemon whose names an- in connection with tho seuator- none .icom to command more resnnct and attcniitiii than lhat of .Michigan's grand old war ijovoruor and ex-senator, Austin Blair. NEBRASKA, Ttie in Co> Jan. 10. A your ago, the East Chicago Land ami Im- company :iyrus of l.iliii oVt-r tht: line, I'roill Jacob for puyhijj oiio-thi-'d ul1 lilt.- timouiiL in cinh, tho plan being lo creak a ImrUir u' tin- n( Won' river :uul bnikl ft i-.l luy-iiL'fil lu.- btx-i ill ill ".Mr. lit thu Tim I'oiiii'Jiny. it is iii, will KinL ..t'.ni.iM Air. Tor tiie rt'ouvivy thu .ilr-M.ly oi; tin: ground of lOiM- ivprert'-iiuiiun, A EvANsvii.-.H, Itul Inn. At a meeting of the city foiiiutil ;i in uiim WJIH imroJiu -od that tliii p.iy of the irity hi: pn.stpimoJ iriiltif- iiiiifiy. Tin- ciiy in vnj-y iii dcbi, brought ub.'tur by tlic last city commit by rock- lt-st ii.niii', hcvvi! v.irj- nerioim y. tuc Imbitw, kopt for Another Oreaii Horror. LONDON, Jan EridHh ship British Empire, from Shicldu for, Bombay, burned at. uea poM.Jins were but mute, fourteen H00SE. Dohato on tho shipping bill was resumed. Mr. Uiolieo of Florida, thought there wure fatal objeutiuiix to tlie Mtctiou, exempting vensela en- iu the foreign trade from ataU? and .Mr. Spinier of Illinois was about to proceed with an argument of tho same character, when a colored rjinn in the gallery arose and began spoakini; in a, loud voico. He waa immediate- ly ojeLtcd by tbo doorkeeper. Mr. Springer, trusting Mii: Interruption would not be taken from III-! time, coutiuuod, contending that it wan a most extraordinary doctrine that con- gress could interfere with state taxation, not prohibited by thu constitution. At tbe uonclusiou of Mr. Springer's re- miirki> Uie regular ordor was interrupted to al- low ilr. Bi.uUbuiM to rooort back tho military academy bill with the" senate amendments, whicli wore non-concurred in arid the oration of Uie ahippiny bill waa resumed, Mr. HerlKirt of Alabama taking the floor. A lougthy debate enaacd aud the bill Trent oror witbont further action. On motion of Mr. Burrows of. Michigan, tho ueuuti- Mnendmei'td to thv. diplomatic aud con- sular appropriation bill were uon-concurrod in, sutl jleniiro. Boboaon and Cox of i'ork, wore appointed a cooforenca com-, mittee, Hcaara. Blackburn, Byan and Bntlor were appointed a conference cpmmitteo OQ the mili- tary academy appropriation bill. Jlr. JJunu of Arkansas introduced, by ra- qneat, a bill to incorporate tba Eanaaa, Kew Mexico and Pacilic company, to con- utruct a road from Fort Smith, Ark, to AJbn- qTioniuu; New Mexico; Adjourned, E. K LARIMER, Dealer In Wagon Wood Material, Superior Barbed Fence Wire, Etc., Etc. Hloxise, Jefi! Phillips. Adjoining Union Depot, CEDAR RAPIDS', IOWA. O-regory Starlc, "The Boss" CIGAR DEALER IN TOE CITY, Keeps the Choicest Brands of Imported mid Domestic Cigars, Chewing To- bacco, Pipes, Gigar-Holders, and Smokers' Articles Generally. No. 76 First Avenue. DROP IN AND SEE SIM. G. R. Schmidt, L o o K s General Repair Shop, 38 Sccollil Avenue. Keys of All Descriptions Made to Order. Clotbes-Wringers Repaired on Short Notice. H. O. BRADLEY, Gmiid HAS SOMK OF T1IK FINEST City and Suburban Property For Including 70 luts In Bnwiloy k Adams' ad- dition to Cedar HapiiK thu larger part of the proixjrty Lauilli.il, I can mu-ko TERMS TO SUIT PURCHASERS. tlie Number: 65 First Ave., TJp-stairs. E. DERBY, The Old RelialDle S O AM) BOOK "STORE MAN, Hlore Tlian Two Car-Loads of Goodsof All Descriptions And He Is Selling Them at Almost School Books, Albums. liibles, Pens, Ink, Paper, Stereoscopes and Views, Cliildrens' Carriages, and Everytliing iu tlie Ijine. HAVE YOU TIJFK TO Drop in and See Him W. F. SEVERA, Curries u Fine U no of Drugs, Medicines, Prescriptions Carefully Compounded, Coughs Can Be Cured by Using His Sure-Cure BAL- SAM. SAMPLE BOTTLE FREE. St. G-otthard's Oil n quicjk ciiro for RhmiinnUHm, and all Jteconiirentltjj by Aunt Han 5Ted- dl wnd iimni in hoHpitnlw by gov- CALL AT SKVKHA'S STORE. Going Out of H. C.GILLETTE, JiG FIRST STKKET, wlllTig out bin on tiro stock of Regardless of Cost, And prOpoHtfH to close bufllnww In the shortest poe- elblo tlmo. Con pofdUvely be bnd. Goods Are G-oing Rapidly. Call Early and -Make Selections; ;

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