Cedar Rapids Evening Gazette, September 8, 1885

Cedar Rapids Evening Gazette

September 08, 1885

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Cedar Rapids Evening Gazette, The (Newspaper) - September 8, 1885, Cedar Rapids, Iowa NOTICE! Owing to the rush at my Store to buy CLOTHING I I shall for 3O open until 11 o'clock to ac- commodate my customers. GEO. A. LINCOLN 18 South First Street. F. G. CLARK. ATTORNEY lid CODNSELUR-AT-LAW. 1, 2 And 3, No. 43 Seoonci All bu-'ine-w HnJ collectJoun promptly in. PHIL. H. FRANCIS, ATTORNEY I NOTARY, Kooiu No. II, Block. Commercial Collections a Specialty. VOL. 3.---NO. 205. CEDAR RAPIDS. IOWA. TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 8. 1885. PRICE, 3 CENTS. A. W; SWANITZ. CM ani COHSULTDifl 4 and Olty MM Telephone No. WM. N. BERKELEY. of Bteln, Stair Ball, and BaKutara. An of all forDjahed on notice. AIM oil Mndi of Tnrnlnir, BaroU Sawing ud naml Job work. Jlortb Tlrtt BtTMk DISCARDED. MONTPEUOB, TT., ADR. 1885. Aaron Bancroft writes that lie was in a Cemetery at Burro last week in the heart of the Marble and Granite Districts, and saw almost a cord of old discarded tombstones piled up in th back part of the Cemetery, that ha removed and were worthless, fo other use but for laying wall, afld poo 'or that purpose. He has removed OYC 40 Marble and Granite jobs, and pu ip White Bronze its place, null ha sold work to prominent families wh are well pleased with their A word to the wise is Sufficient." 4 O'CLOCK. NEW BARGAINS! -iisr- CHILDREN'S CLOTHING! Gents' Furnishing Goods, Etc., Daily received at the New Golden Eagle CLOTHING HOUSE! 19 21 First Avenue, Light Front. In Higley's Block. CITY EXPRESS. Leavo (til kliiili of cirnytaK, moving furniture find ilelivt-ry lit 47 Sontb BecoucJ a..3 will receive prompt Htumtlon. W. F. OHERBY. I G-. F. Van VecMen. BANKER. First Avenu; and Second Street Soils Foreign Drafts. P. F. ID E 3sT_T 1ST. Fine flUtiiRi. Plate work 011 Silver due! Hnhbt-r from H ntutfle tooth to an entire Cor tive. niid Third Koom 3, over A: Cedar JOE SIMON, Wholesale Cigars, Tobaccos and K'O. S3 South Second Street, Cedar Ifuplili, oh-odly IOWH. Miss M. Mahan, TXACHXB OF Vocal and Instrumental Mnsic Koom lii, in First Avftnue. PIANO, VIOLIN, QUITAR AND BANJO 8-sn.ir CO. No 20 S. Second St. Freiflit aM Transfer Coups, Cedar Rapids, Iowa., Will deliver 2rotRht and baggage to an ol the city, PartloK deeirinu Hack will TEtEPHONF NO CHAS. DIXON, -THE- The only place in the City where you can get the eye test- ed and fitted scientifically. CHAS. DIXON, The Optician. 65 First Avenue. In all branches, done uefttly niid qalch. No charge rdrilrnyBRy' Ml kinds of small jobbing dono promptly. Especial Attention Given ,to Packing aud Furniture. Work KuarAntuecI. Leave orders at the shop cor- ner Firot aveune and DR. ROSS, Room 9, over Oucm omce. oppoalte Grand Hotel. FRED. FORD, No. 21 Sonth Fourth Street. From BO etc., to swvod on Ticket" to al! PolntH ID tho Uuitud Statw aud Canada. Steamship Tickets at Low Rates to and From the Old Country. Aluo Proprietor of "The Eicelslor Memorandum Blotting bun Pud made. State for or will trade for town property, Wentern lands or Rtock. Oa.ll Irxveatigato. SHOKTHAND1 'Writing tanght by mall or pcr- ronally. and dltuatloua prooar- od competent pnptu. I will fit [the average perron for amana- eqtfle work in three to tout Personal instructions. Type or exchanged. For olroalarB, etc., addrena, GEO. H. SMITH, Oedar Kaplda, GO TO HAMLLV'S. New Furniture Store! No. SO ATenuo, If yon would save money and get good goods. He beats them all in prices. At Hamilton Amidon's old place, No. First ftvenne. FOULED. The Yachts Q-enesta and Puri tan Collide During the Race To-day, at Sandy Hook, and the Race again Postponed. Two Men Found Dead In Ho tels in New York ana Chicago. General News- Yinton Incendiarism. Vinton, Sept. A villain or a lot of villains are living at Vinton and they are plying their work of firing buildings with rigid determination so that the citizens here are becoming alarmed :or the safety of their property. Snnday morning the Pop factor? belonging to Mr. Demi was fired and burned to the ground without saving anything; loss The >uildingwa3 insured for ifl.GOO with the Monarch Insurance company of Des Moinea. Last night at the Tow factory be- onging to a stock company, was set afire and burned at a loss of which was not at all covered with insurance. The inilding via old and the machinery had net been moved out, but the engine was destroyed. What can be the meaning of his is not now explainable. This makes five fires which have been kindled within hree weeks, and all supposed to bo inoen- liary. _ (Associated JrYess The Yin-lit Race Again. Sandy Hook, Sept. a, low- r bay this morning waa again fcll of nchts. The 1'aritan anchored near Sandy Hook dock, the Genesta further in. The al service officer reports light sooth- rly winds under five miles an Brisk indR predicted toward evening with in- reafting cloudiness and local ruins. a. m. Tho Puritan and Qenesta ,re now under sail beating toward the iomt of i he Hook to try the issues again or the American cup. The wind is light the east and the weather hazy. The Pnritau was at auehor all night near ihe overnment wharf. The Puritan and Ge- estn got under way shortly after 10 a. m. 'be wind was very light this morning but as increased a little however and the reather has cleared. The yachts soon got nder sail and both passed outside of the look near together at a. m. The Puritan has fouled tho Gonesta and carried away the Goneata bow prit. a. m. The Puritan had her main ail badly torn while in collision with the lonesta. The judge's boat has the Gonesta in tow etnrniug to the Hook. The Puritan is eturuing under a single reefed main sail. Ml the other boats are coming back. The Gonesta has her bow eprit on deck. 1 p. account of tho accident to he competing yachts tho race is off for o-day. New York, Sept. seven thismprn- ng there was to all appearance little rospeot of a race between tho Puritan nd Genesta as yesterday. There was not nongh wind to ruffle tho sea, except hen an occasional little puff oame. Looti- ng eeaward tho water was as smooth as lass, and not a sail in sight. There was thick haze in the distance. To the ordi- ary landsman it looked as if there was no bauce of a good wind, but those needs- omed to the signs of the weather prediot- d a brisk breeze before eleven. The ves- els noon began to arrive, first singly and hen by twos and threes, until at the ower bay was again full of yachts. Near andy Hook dock the Puritan was riding t anchor, while farther in the bey the dark nes of the Gonesta became visible as the gze began to clear away. The was oc- aeionally ruffled by oatspaw intervale be- ween each puff growing less, and show- ng that tho wind was strengthening. At the wind veered aroundjto the ast of the yachts in the horse shoe pre- aring for action. There was at that mo. however, but slight breezes presented r prospects for a race. When the yachts ppeared under Bail beating towards the ook the Puritan was greeted with enthnsi- stio cheers. Excitement rose with the wind and betting which had began to flag ocame brisk with largo odds on the Puri- llead Men in Hotels. New York, Sept. body of a man npposed to bo P. S. Bnnh was found in te Summer Honse at Central Park this .orning. He had letters to leading mon iroughout tho country including ex-Prea- lent Arthur and also letters addressed to 11 the newspapers of the city. On his erson wan a bead bag containing two Mala of poison and a large revolver. ANOXnEB AT CHICAGO. Chicago, Sept. body of a well- retsed man apparently thirty years of ;e waa found lying in bed at the Windsor otel this morning with a bullet wound in le region of his breasi1. He arrived at the otol yesterday and registered aa I. N. Har- an, Wilmington, Ohio. The revolver with hich he evidently i hot himself wan found ring on the floor. waa employed as rent ool- ector in this oity. No cause assigned for le deed. "Jobbery. St. Louis, Sept. County Ad- nay that the safe in the county office in the town of Linn Creek as blown open by burglars last Saturday ight and robbed of in monfty. everal stores were also robbed by the ame gang, none of whom were arrested. Weather Predictions. Washington, Sept. r the Upper Mississippi are: Threnten- ng weather, heavy rains, winds veering to cooler, northwest; higher baromeUr. Texas Fever in Iowa. Omaha, Neb. Sept Texas cattl fever, as it is called by many, is spreading in Pottawattamie county, western lovrt where it made first appearance, and i has also broken oat in Harrison county 01 the north. One farmer in Harrison conn ty has lost twenty-three head of cattln, an other flight and a third eleven, and a doz en others from two to ten each. This i all in one There ar abont sixty head now sick and fully three hundred have been exposed. Th disease oame from a herd of Texan brought into the county in Some thirty Texas steers have been found in th possession of various parties, and a drov of 120 has been qnarcntined in Union township. It ie a criminal offense to in trodnce Texas fever in Iowa, and the mat- tor is to bo bronght before .the grand jury The disease has also appeared in Haze Dell township, Pottawattamie county One farmer lost twelve head of cattle yes- terday. Everything possible is being doni to check the spread of the disease. THE NATIONAL, CAPITOL. Washington, Sept. Madrid dis patch states that Foster, an American min ister, has been nnwoll for the past few days and that last night he became worse. San Franoisco, Sept. Zealanc advices state that the house of representa- ;ives carried by a large majority the mo- ion of Sir Jules Vogel to retain the San ?rancisco mail service. The government ill call for an eighteen-day mail service between San Francisco and New Zealand. Aulcland to ba tiie terminal point for iteamors. FOKK1OJS. London, ISept. examination of Mr. Stead, editor of tho Pall Mall Gazette, ind others in tho Armstrong abduction iase was continued to-day. Mrs. Arm- irong, mother of Eliza, tho adnoted girl, estified that Mrs. Jarrett obtained her laughter on the plea of the need of a child o assist in house work at hor home. The witness denied having sold hor daughter or immoral purposes, and testified nho believed Mrs. Jarrett to be a respectable woman. Eliza, in the cross examination, aid with tho exception of the indignities eforred to yesterday, her abductors troat- d her kindly. Though the report that Gen. Domiuquez ins succeed to tho head of the Spanish government is not verrifiod, it is generally elieved he will be appointed premier. He s the only general able to suppress the resent popular agitation; or, if out of of- co oould oounteraot King Alfonzo's de- ire for peace with Germany. He is a very bio officer and has great influence with :ie army in either direction. Madrid, Sept. were now ason of cholera and G3D deaths reported irongtiont Spain yesterday. Paris, Sept. majority of tho news- pers of this city expect that a strong nti-German -feeling will be provoked lironghoat Spain tho Caroline affair and 'ill result in a revolution, as the people lanifest a hostile feeling towards King Ifonso and tho ministry for their action expecting the German occupation of Yap. Paris, Sept. Spanish colony in ity meets daily to discuss the Carolines flair. Studious quiesence has been do- ded upon. Berlin, Sept. is believed that the rbitrator in tho Carolines affair will not e needed. When matters connected with ie Gorman occupation of Yap nre puttied, mperor William will receive the Spanish mbassador on tho former footing. The Corn Crop. Tho Farmers' Roviow of Chicago, prints ie following summary to-day on the corn rop, the outlook based on the latest ro- orts from correspondents. "The cold, damp weather, which pro- ailed the past week, retarded tho inatur- ng of the corn crop. In spite of it, how- ver, some progress has been made. Frosta ave been experienced in many localities, one of sufficient severity to do any in- nry to corn. At this writing, (Sept. 7.) e judge that three-quarters of the corn f tho entire country is past danger from rost. Of the remaining fourth, fully one- alf is so far advanced that a frost which ould cut the leaves without freez- ng the stalk, so HS to burst tho cells, ould do it no injury beyond injury to ie fodder. This leaves but one-eighth of ie crop in any danger, and every day ithont a freeze lessens the danger. At his writing tho danger of a freeze is no renter than it has been at any time since ie last ten days, and we have strong con dence of n foil maturity of the largest rop of corn ever grown in this country. this oity, Sept. 7th, at the eeidence of tho bride, by Rev. E. E. P. bbott, Mr. Cassius M. Wood and Miss mma V. Shuoy. 'wo Ladles Die at Davenport. Miss Katie L. Sharon died at the resi- encfl of 1. L. Sharon, editor of the Iowa [eesonger, yesterday, and Mrs. Phoebe B. oary, wife of the telephone manager of evenport, also passed away. They were oth very estimable ladies, and their loos ill be greatly mourned. Fairfax Notes. Prohibition is not enforced at Fairfax. Mrs. Jay Stilson is visiting friends in ebraska. Mr. Johnson and family of Philadelphia re visiting with Mr. E. H. Knickerbocker. C. McKeel, J. W. Esrey, and Jos. Spole- nrg, started for Dos Moines on Monday lorning to attend tho State fair. M. Brodrick left for Wisconsin thin lorning, where ho has a contracl for rading twelve miles of road bed. Messrs, "'elnh, Shea, Duffy, and Losey went with m. Geo. Halsted started for Creighton, Neb. i Tuesday morning, whore he has bought farm. Mr. Halsted has been a resident of lis plaoo for twenty years, and in his de- nrture, Fairfax loses one of her most rt- >eotcd and influential citizens. Henderson a Bank Stockholder. We are informed npon good authority lat P. G. Henderson nominated bj the reenbaokers at Marion yesterday, is a tookholder in the First National Bank at Marion. That will oook bis goose very niokly, and the democrats won't endorse iro to-morrow. The first jury ease in this term of snper- court waa that of Isham ition of Rummer esorts, it is strange that nohutol-koopor has et urLion with genius or courage Mlfflciont o mako B now departure in the bill uf fare. 'Le effort of ull thcuo estimable mon is tho to make the longost possible list of inner disboa. And the effort of nil thsir ursts is constantly the find some- bins 'n 'ho tnat tll8y care to ont After many experiments, moro or loin r, in the cafni of old stajrers, without taking any now they commonly sottlo down upon a few of the plainest items that the nionu The reit remain unta-ted. S i yiiivor.ini i tho Who Roto bin blow In fust." B. Unfortunately in attacks like the above you can't get your blow in first, but yon can do the next best thing by keeping a bottle of the remedy on hand, ready for prompt defensive action on the first approach of the enemy. In all attacks like CJioltra Morbus, etc., action of the stomach is, in a short tivie, so changed that it to make any use of even the best of remedies. Medical Facts. A utitch in time, etc. PRICK 25 CU. BLISS COLE. The McNeil Boiler! The Most Economical Now in Use. Bnrna any kind of coal, aelf feeding, largwt in mrtaoa, toted 300 poandi cold eafe, reoolree attention only avMy 13 to M hoora. BMt of city raferenoaa. __ 8. V. 8ESLKT. Agwt. Ha 18k Second Qaa and steam fitting and plnmblng. Alao agent tor Oartom of DUoa. N. T. JOHN KaaofMtezer taps, Camana and Hone-Shoeing and General Jobbinf Horn. IS, U Jt A.mnwh Md. OUDAB BAFHW IQW ;