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   Le Mars Semi-Weekly Sentinel (Newspaper) - April 13, 1899, Lemars, Iowa                                 ® l) e Ce ittmrs Sihi- tPeckla Sentinel. \'  k XXIX, NO. 30 LE MAES, IOWA, THURSDAY, APRIL 13,1899. $ 2.00 PER YEAR L E O A N D T H E P A P A L S U C C E S S I O N. Pope Leo XIII was S3 years of age on March 2. 0 « rin B to the pope's ETeatage and K ^ „ t illness t! r- question of his successor is one that attracts considerable attention. Ai- i.- ii" the candidates who will probably be considered by the conclave of cardinal? « • CV ' inala Girolaiuo Maria GoUi, Serafino Vannntelli and Mariano Kampolladel ilnaaro. TAKE TWO MORE TOWNS Gen. Lawton's Forces Capture Vagsajan and Luraban. CONSTANT DEFEAT OF EEBELS. t a r c e F o r w Attack* Miir Arthur'* Front and In B4* pul* fcl—- Minnesotaand Ori- pon R^ ClmpntN L*> s ~ o Bleans at an End Xn Philippines. WASHINGTON, April 12.— The war de gartmcut has received the following dispatch from General Utis: MANILA, April 11.— Insnrgents at tacked JfacArtlmr's line of railway coimnunicatioii List night in considerable force; repulsed by Wheaton with heavy. Joss. Wheatou's casualties, 3 tilled, 20 wounded. The following dispatch pives additional information concerning the ' itflit C O L L A P S E O F N E W B R I D G E . Four Men Killed Outright, a Fifth Hay t> ir anil Six Others Hnrt. N E W YORK, April 12.— The temporary superstructure of the big Willis avenue bridpe, now being built over the Harlem river, collapsed yesterday, killing four men and injuring six, one of whom may die. Twelve or more other workmen also received injuries of a moro or less serious nature. The dead: LEWIS M. BEATTY. WILLIAM DELANEY. CO years. WALTKI: DELANEY , 23 years. THOMAS GRADY, mason's helper. The most seriously injured are: Charles Pursley, will probably die. Joseph Perry, crushed. Daniel Sbeehnu, nrms crnahed. S. C. Wold, head crushed. Simon McdlK), crushed. The accident was caused by too heavy^ a weight being put on the traveling derrick that crossed the superstructure. Twenty- five to SO men were employed on the structure when the oollapse ocenrred. A heavy load of 6teel beams was sent out on the crane when the timbers gave way and the entire structure As the supof S: uita Cruz: MANILA. April 11.— Lawton's success j w e n t down with a crash, at Santa Cruz more complete than re- I porting timbers began to give, the heavported yesterday. Enemy left ' M dead j j j y i a ( j e u c r a n e ran rapidly forward for on the field and a number seriously : a s i l o r t distance and toppled into the J wounded. Law- ton captured city with- j n V L . r _ As it. went down, the upright out destruction of property. His loss It) j c r a s u e j imo the workmen, striking the wounded, slight, except two. Lieuten- j De] a I 1 ( . y S a u ( } Beatty, killing them iuant Elli:: g only officer wounded, slight, ! stautly and terribly mangling their in hand. Enemy retired ex s tivardly; Lawtou in pursuit this morning. OTIS. Tre » <- li*- ry or tli « Frit- mllleM. MANILA, April 12.— It is supposed that many of the rebels who attacked General MacArthur's line of communication and who were repulsed by the troops commanded by General Wheaton were natives who entered the region in the gniseof lrieudlies. They had seemingly secreted arms in several places and fired on the Americans from the bushes at so close a range that they could be heard talking. One of the Filipinos yelled in English: " We will give yon d— d Americans enough of this before we are through." The rebels undermined the railroad at Marilao and uuspiked the rails in an effort to wreck a train, while the railroad gang participated in the fight. The rebels' work was discovered and repaired before a train arrived. General Wheaton is preparing to punish the Filipinos. The military gunboats Rapi'i- m and Lcguna de Bay have succeede. i entering the Santa Cruz river and have captured a small unarmed Spanish gunboat and three launches which they discovered there. The military gunboat Oeste has brought : J2 rebel wounded, 1 dead Filipino and ft wounded Americans to the hospital. Lawton's command captured the villages of P. ijaijan and Lnmban yesterday, with some resistance at the latter place. The mouth of the river, commanded by Lumbau. was effectually blocked against the entrance of the gnnboats. Shells from the - Laguna de Bay drove i most of the insurgents in flight up the mountain side. A small force remained in an old church, offering resistance until it was rushed by the troops. About 50 were captured and several killed. There was one casualty among tho Americans, that being an arm wound. Fifty Thousand Americans Needed. While it is probable that there is an end to the big engagements in the Philippines between the Americans and the Filipinos, the war is not over by any means. It is the universal opinion among army men here that it will require the presence of 50,000 American troops to occupy the territory that has been taken and to keep open communication among the islands. General Lawton's advance promises to meet with a harassing resistance. Trenches are built by the enemy from town to town. On all sides the rebels are in nightly communication by means of signal fires. They avoid being canght in a trap and are quick to harass the flank- Since March 25 the enemy's- losses have not been more than double ours. Our kindness to the rebel wounded and prisoners dees not allay the dogged enmity. Only a small portion of the population of the north have returned to their home c . Only the diseased and • aged remained iu Santa Cruz. Aguinaldo is reported to be in San Fcrnaudo and still in absolute charge of the defenses of ( ae new capital, Calumpit. ' The insurgents cut the telegraph wires and tore np the railroad track between Sigaa and Bocave at 3 o'clock this morn- . ing. In repelling them the Minnesota '. and Oregon regiments lost 5 killed and . 16 wounded. . : Hlver Sleauier Quarantined. i- ST. LOUIS. April 12.— The steamer r City of St. Louts, Captain Thorwegan, ' from New Orleans, is quarantined at the southern limits of St. Louis because '•- tjt a case of smallpox found on board. SHe i a s 30 first class and 85 second class ' passengers, with 100 deck hands on board, where they will be compelled to ' stay until aii danger of contagion is re- . moved. .: • r- r -. -, o- , . . V o o p e r In a N e w Plao*. • - . - DES MOINES. April 12.— Frank B . Cooper, superintendent of the city V^ jSfiools of West Des Moines, has ac cepted the position of city superinten j_ dant of Salt Lake dty. H0~ is one . of bodies. Many of the men were carried down in the wreck. Only a few succeeded in getting to the pier, the majority either failing into the water or into the tangle of iron and woodwork. Soldier* Urine Confidence* PANA, April 12.— The presence of four companies of the Fifth regiment, with a gatiing gun section, has had a salutary effect and yesterday's scenes of bloodshed and riot have been followed by a day of uneventful quiet Today the whistles of the three mines, the Peuwell. Springside and the Pana, will call all hands to work and operations will be resumed with little prftspects of molestation, while the military is on guard. The number of dead, contrary to expectation, remains seven, no bodies having been found. Of the dozen or more citizens and miners injured, the condition of two today is pronounced critical. Olara Felix, the waitress in the Harrison hotel, who was shot through the spine while serving dinner, will die. Frank Landwehr, a delivery boy, suffers with a deep scalp wound that will probably prove fatal. The others who got in the way of the fusillade of bullets are not seriously hurt. Paanengrr Abducted and Robbed, CHICAGO, April 12.— Two highwaymen performed a daring robbery at the Lake Shore depot at Grand Grossing last night. The two robbers boarded a Lake Shore train, abducted a passenger who was standing on the rear platform of a passenger coach, bound and gagged him, despite his struggles, and then dragged him into an empty freight car, where they left him after taking everything of value he had in nil possession. The victim of the robbery is Harry Eetcham, who lives in LaPorte, Ind. He did not succeed in gaining his liberty until after his train had departed, it being fully half an hour after he was dragged into the boxcar before he was able to free himself from the ropes with which he had been tied. The robbers secured from him $ 6 in money, a gold watch valued at $ 75 and tore a gold ring from his finger. WUerl Fields L i n B a r r e n . DES MOINES, April 12.— Winter wheat is killed in Iowa, according to the report of Reporter Sage of the crop service of Iowa. Tho report declares: " The fields of winter wheat have not as yet si o. vn signs of life and it is believed that late sown wheat is about all killed. The early sown fields have also suffered material damage. Last year's seeding of clover has been- badly injured in pU sections. Less hardy varieties of fruit have been considerably injured. The consumption of grain and forage during the last winter has been greater than usual." . o f f i c i a l s N o t W o r r i e d . WASHING- OS, April 12.— Administration officials do not believe the German government will make any protest to the United States against considering events subsequent to Admiral Kautz' arrival at Apia in the proceedings of the coming Samoan commission. It was stated in a high quarter that the United Stat i s would hardly agree to any proposition- insisting as a prelimi nary to the negotiations that only the. status quo prior to Admiral Kautz' arrival in thos" waters should be considered. Confidence is expressed there will be practically harmonious instructions on the part of the three : govern, ment- s to their representatives in the tribunal and that the German governmcnt will not at tho outset take a step so radical and inimical to an early un deretandiug as is reported in the German, prcos. • * j . . V i c t o r y F o r B o l i v i a n . B e b e l a , Beam; AVRES, April J2.- jAdTtye « J just received here confirm . the'" xwport that the Bolivian revolutionists'" ha: • J L E ^ r - . - . - . ••  for Manila on Arriiia;- . . V • • i:- J:. V l c ^ S ^ d e i t l l p l M ^ - I m p w r r t n a . j '^ WiBiHworoN, April 18.— Vice, Prertr. HANCOCK. ( Special Correspondence) Some of the farmers in this vicinity have began sowing wheat in good earnest. Those who have fall plowing to sow their wheat on this year are fortunate as a great deal of the corn stalk ground will not be fit to work for some lime yet. H. A. Carlisle is hauling corn to Mr. Olosners these dayB. There was considerable kicking done at the trustee meeting last Monday by some of onr citizens who deemed to think the taxation high. Al Griffith is again promenading onr streets. He has been quite a stranger in these parts for some time past. C. Olosner has returned from his Minnesota trip with a car load of cattle. He reports plenty of snow, scarcity of feed and cheap cattle in that state. James Chamber lias been on the sick list for some time past. C. E. Boss was transacting business in Sioux City Friday. Some of our neighbors are still nnsking com. Miss Mary Kneebono. of Civil Bend, S. D., was visiting in this vicinity last Wednesday. Phyllis Luchsinger is visiting in Dakota at the present time. Johnnie Kneebone invested in a bicycle a few days since and says he intends tn run down wolves with it this spring. Miss Coral Schlotman is working for Mrs. Cowell at present. Arthur Kneebone intends to go railroading this snturner. Mr. and Mrs. W. D. Carlislo were Sioux City visitors Satmday. Joseph Hess is working for Mr. Wil- Iett. CRATHOHNK. [ Special Correspondence.) Miss Alma Ericksou is making a visit with friends in Dakota. Master Robert Long, of LeMars, accompanied the minister out to Plymouth church last Sunday. Rev. Re^ A preached at Plymouth Presbyterian church last Sunday. ' The family of Chris Weudt were all taken suddenly ill . Monday and Dr. Prosser, of LeMars, was called. They had all eaten of some beans which they had raised. They think there was something poison on or about them as all took sick soon after eating of them. They were all getting better at last report Tuesday. Douglas Goldie has finished husking bis corn. James Rowc is breaking his new team of horses. Mamie Rem. be returned home Tuesday from her visit with her sister, Mrs. Will Croft. She was accompanied by little Lela May Croft. •• , 0t » 5.0u Sil ver coin and bul 1 ion.. & S .00 > ca) tender and national bank notes and subsidiary coio... S T S'* J- i> Draft* and checks ou other solvent bonks and other cosh items not dishonored on hand und belonging t o the bank Amount subject t o be drawn a t sight on de- !. 179.10 17,055.38 11,81^ 94 194.13 5.9S1.24 573.73 14,940.48 ,031.44 10.00 37.54S. 96 9,199.07 14,455.04 In ISankruptcy. In tho District Court of tho United Statos, Northern District of Iowa. Iothom.' iUer   f Leamlor H. Kollman, bankrupt, in bankruptcy. To the creditors of Lcander H. Kollman, bankrupt, of Merrill, Iowa* and District « re-- esaid Glen aun Hazel Stark next Saturday | waMliilyndjurtieatoi . i bankrupt, anil thai tho afternoon. • uritliioctinBof his creditors will lie heldattllo „ _ „ .. ! OJIIMof tlipuudersimied. in Merrill, lown, on the Airs. Hostrand was a Sioux City vist-! dnyor April,.\. D.. i8 » .. it uiodock. A. M. tor last Tuesday. Malau Htiugerford spent several days visiting his brother in Nebraska. Mrs. George Means, ueo Ella Brockman, and her two little boys are visiting friends aud relatives at Yeomans. She expects to return to her home in Mapleton sometime this week. F. E. Taft aud family spent Wcdues-,' day and Thursday with relatives in Sior City. Henry Brockmau is still confined to, his bed. He has been sick- for ted weeks. But the fever is broken ann the doctor thinks he will soon be able to be up. John Johnson took off his large bnnch of steers this week. Kosie Hungerford has returned from Sioux City. Her father is now out of danger and they hope be may gain his usual health foon. Mrs Ingram entertained Miss Brockman, Mrs. Meas and children Tuesday, W. T. S. Whito, of Olarinda, a brother of Mrs. T. E. Taft, spent a day or two with friends and relatives in this part of the state. John and Arthur Kneebone visited their sister, Mary, at Jefferson last Sunday. Mr. Brown, of Sioux City, is building a hen house for Mr. Nostrand. When finished it will be by far the best in this vicinity. It will be large, well built of best lumber, lathed and plastered. In fact as good as most dwellings. Ic will be quite an improvement to bis already well improved farm. HINTOS. ( Special Corredpondonee.) Mrs. .1. McEvoy and Miss Jennie Rhoot were shopping in Sionx City Wednesday. Jas. Pavolic was a passenger to LeMars Friday. Rev. Mueller preached at the Melbourne church Sunday evening. Billy Madden was a caller here Saturday evening. Miss Mary Hahn was visiting . ith relatives here last week. Geo. Schneider and wife visited the Joe Richard family Sunday. Mrs. D. Winter went to Merrill Monday evening. Mrs. Wm. Dewey, formerly of this place, bnt late of Manchester, Iowa, was calling here Friday. F. Schneider shipped a car of fat cattle to Chicago Monday, F. Hoesa's brother from Nebraska, who has been visiting here for several days, returned to his home Monday. Mrs. John Mayne, who has been here visi'ing her brothers, retnrne I to her home Monday. ' Geo. Noble is improving the looks of his house by applyiag a new coat of paint. Mrs. H, R. Ready arrived here Thursday evening from Hadington, Neb., to take care of her mother, Mrs. F. Hoesa, who has been ill for some time.. ... The pony belonging to Frank Schneider, that broke away from where he left it tied in Sioux City, was taken up and returned to him. Miss Emma Rhoot and- Hrs. D Butler and son. of Sioux City, visited a few hours Saturday evening at the home of the former. ,. ' '. s ... Mrs. H. R. Ready, from Hartfngton, Neb., arrived- here Thursday for " quite an extended visit with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. F. Hoesa. . ' j ' J ? . Miss t Carrie Held - and Mils Louisa' Klingsorge visited Mrs. W. G. Pearson J Saturday afternoon. ...... , ..: V Jacob Lnft is canvassing the neighborhood, selling a. new, kink of wash / BiDeoker has had carpenters. at. work remodeling rand improvlnE ) iiia ^ hQdse. He lias- changed some of the' windows and- tbnllt. a bay window., ( > . , ^ - ^ j ; m; iff & Mrfa£ oiioeb nearly r • JpHy . so the HtffeB^ J^ tpCBBXl -* S> » fc- 1BBW ® 3 9BBBJBB9S\ oslt with* solvent " era: Western Kat. Bank New York National Bank Republic, Chicago. Security Nat. Sioux atyloura Nat. Bank. Davport American Trust and Sav. Bank. Chicago.. Farmers Lean & Trust Co , Sloux < SCy 4,031. M Sundry banks. — ~- Orerdmftoi Value of real property ( owned by the bonk). 11,393.01 Value ot personal property ( owned by the bank) 3,060.00 Total Assets LIADI14T1KS. The amount ol capital stock actually paid up in cash Tbe total amount due depositors as follows: Amountsigbt deposlts. si21.191.30 Amount time deposits 09.537.& Amount nf undivided proflts on band ( alter - deducting taxes and expenses)... S5,7Zi, 31 Total Liabilities Amount of liabilities to the bonk on port of its directors: As borrowers.- .' i, 48^. 90 AB endorsers . 1500.00 State ot Iowa, Plymouth county, ss. 1. M. H. * Finney, casbter of the bank above - named, do solemnly swear that tbe foregoing statement is full, true and correct, to tbe best of my knowledge and belief,' that the assets therein set forth are bona fide the of sold bonk ID its corporate capac- . . . . that n  1 contain Mercury as mercury will surely destroy the sense of , smell and"' completely derange the whole syBtemwhen entering it through the mncons surfaces. Such articles sbonM ntagr b e used except on presoriptions fromTeputable phvsicians, as the,' damage they will do is ten fold t< k- ih£ good you can possibly derive from them: Hall's Catarrh Cure, manufactured' by F. J. Cheney  . t) Iood and muooua surfaoee of the system. In buying Hall's Catarrh Cure be rare you get the genhjfle. l^ iiakenfintermtfly. and is made Shoes Shoes Shoes N E W S H O E S NICE S H O E S GOOD S H O ES at the old reliable Economy Shoe Store. We are receiving daily new shoes of the latest styles and best goods. We have conclv ~ d to give the people of LeMars and vicinity up to June 1st, shoes at 2 5 per cent, less than they have been paying for fine goods. W E ' L L S A Y NO M O RE OUR GOODS AND PRICES WILL TELL THE REST .. The Economy E V E R Y L A D Y I N s e N e y Who bought Queen Quality shoes last Fall will buy another pair of the same kind when the first wear out. It is the same with all'of the other ladies in Plymouth County Because it Wears well Fits well Looks well and is Stylish Elegant Easy QUEEN QUALITY $ 3.00 SHOE THE ONLY PLACE IN LEMARS Where the Queen Quality Shoe is Sold is at The New Shoe Store I sell rubbers; lots of them C. WEILAND, Main St., LeMars AT STREET & CO.' s OLD STAND Tree Planting Time is Here Every owner of land in Plymouth County will want to plant something this Spring. Having devoted our time exclusively to propogating and experimenting with Fruit, Ornamental Deciduous Trees, Shrubs, Vines and Evergreens lor the past fourteen years here atl^ Mars, we hare demonstrated to you that what we offer and recommend can be successfully grown; hence we have no hesitancy in askingyourtrade. Wc have a very complete stock to select from. Will plant tiny place in LeMars and orchard any place in the County. ftf THE FAIRM01NT NURSERIES, LeMars. WALL PAPER! We have the finest and largest line of Wall Paper in town. Every - woman will be delighted with the pretty patterns of our last invoice of 1899styles. We measure your rooms and put on the paper if you wish it. " We will paint your house outside or inside and make' it look like new. No job too big for us and none are too small. We handle the well known Buffalo paints, mixed in aged linseed oil, the most durable made. Call on us for PAINTS, BRUSHES, OILS and VARNISHES. We can fit your windows with any kind of window shades from a big assortment H A 6 E N & A A L F S J Successors to Chas. Adamson, 705 Main St. LeMars, la.. S  

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