Le Mars Semi Weekly Sentinel, March 12, 1900

Le Mars Semi Weekly Sentinel

March 12, 1900

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Le Mars Semi-Weekly Sentinel (Newspaper) - March 12, 1900, Lemars, Iowa Ocutin iiSical S o c i e ty VOL. XXX, NO. 21 LE MAES, IOWA, MONDAY, MAIICII 12 1900. $ 2.00 PKR YKAR . ^:;; ! ji:.-.-, l! U ,: . / / : , . . :' V . - . s p ^ ^ S - - -- ' : • ji,. i . = / : o V : 0 ^ m ^ r S S ^ " \ ''^ li'iil'llMiiJ! L- ^ i // . 4. s> J'. •\\ I> H. KDWIX S A l t ( U K ) l ) FKY, M. I'- V. M. Tho 3&- u .:•• » :>•.! i'.. r:'-:.- nr ; - . m F. wi'.- i. M;- « i" !•- b- M iii trie i i - m . Y.. 1; \ m? - i Mir !. - ill i'-' u-: t"!"' lli' i :• '> r. -,•!. I : i: i •.. ••: e! I ! e- !':,•'. -- TniiT I M - t!„*, « « « ;. ir i lw hole world. It v. U b" t! » t-' l.-' it. sS !'-"•' i » : " f t ;• « • kiu. l 1):. ;,, : a l-. ir„"- o< l Fry. M. ii. C. AL. » . ih r - ! » • *- nt tie- Iviinliiinjli Medical si-, ii- iry Sr::. u r v :: t tlic* (' iiuference. I I IJII 1 1 Kruger Will Have Independ- : ence or Fight to the End. j HALT IN THE REINFORCEMENTS. I:! I,- M- I r i ; i N i x n i t nwl tint- Ac. ro iturt; li<* r » « I « irr » A m i d i: tit1iur> i: ism — i t o l f o f TliHt O c c u p a t i o n Will Not Iff C o n t e s t e d. I . O M ' O N , March 10.— Sir Michael IIi-- 3; s-- B<; i<-]], ehaneellor of the exehe- A!. r, w h e n explaining ro the, bankers t. c i c n i i s - i f tin* n ew loan, pave them an intinmrion tliat th'J Rovernmeut cou- F: •' riil ;')-.' mtl of flie war urur. " Sinco I':.-- estiiuares wt- re ] jrcpare* l, M lie t^ aid, FORGftEiiEL'SilURD W a r re Are Issued F o r Re ar; S t a t e Officials. ; LTC: I IS IN CUSTODY r j I> I. i - Tall at il . M I » V; trr; ilil >= An* Out Fur j '.. in til >!:.( » • I ' . i u c r - , Hi" I'lilift— ! • 1 . * .[;> i! cl >. ju; tr « - :) iifi O l h c r a . I s-.: i • •• T. ?!.: M « h 10.—\ V. H. Ceul- ' v,: :: i T! J - « :::•• « • i. f Star.- Auditor : ::- v. v.' i :•:•!•• i and i » ! i:- ed iu '• ii • •: \ vi:: i c. mpiieiiy in The •. a: i ;. t- ( r Wilham \. -- t was maile by Chief ; : v.- jil-. i i-- ned f « ir ":•••.[ « •:" - r.- r. irv Star-.- Caleb :.: id Juha V.*. Duvis, ; h • > T:; te caiii*!-! S i i u a i v. warr. j!^.- . eiiarjr- th:-: u with, r atvi-.- - ry ti; « « (. i « K- bf] ussassinai; i ; warrants ::- ain> r rx - SeL - retary , (; i Mar- 4 Cl\. :"].•> l'i: jl- y and . Tohn T. Pi'\ VL - r> i:: i . vi V. t swnrn our and have \ bucii r r.> , . Viii !:.. y c{ » injty f" r service. ! Davis i< in r- i.' r i . y , but was nut at his re> iri.-: n--.- a;;:] ir. t TO a late Imur the P "] irt' bad i' it l 'i ! u:;: I him. It i. s n.' t r S- •• r-, i, ivy P., Wr- rs is in til.- e ; ry. te- ti tie d at f: i' ir: al f Hariau V/ hittakur Til- -:. ty • : iK' snots at the t i l : ' " i U- i-- ii- 1 ; i" a-^ inati'tii wero iir. < i ii- oiu tJt.- diicctiuii of Powers' ' ten. a S w - : jail. -• O-' : Of . V, .:; tdV : P. iW poliv Tlh iH - in ticn L I N DS ON P O R T O R I C O. Ki-: il ucl: y >. n:: t< ir l'rt- it'nl* Hi* A r c l l - u. i'Uto In Oi> IM>* ili « . u t o t h e H i l l. V \'. v- Hiwi x, M: tr.- U 10. — Discussion of M: i-. n'.- c.\; jr. ssiiicr s = rm p a i h r i-. r : h-- - rs v.- as o- mduct- Kl ill y - - ; Ttlay lii!: ti ci..>.-'. i duor.- i. . iruiMt the I'or.- hni rcliuiniis . ( it'.': iaii: iiji^ : ii; it LIIL* doors the D: ivi- Cli'. l.]' be <•:• i. 11> '•:> . 1 . c; l-'- s. ti'. ns S] i ., i: jt- r r.- bcc: i w;: r i'rie % vc > ul. i >!• fi'ic! i. i! y r.-].! T h i / i ::-.. u _ Eaid n:: i: a ^ - Avrnii^ w; t> ii geirie. l r.- L 'ar. shiji, w l i ' i l i' or tin- cz. ir Tile qucsii next xvi- vk. The ieattir gpeecll hy i. i i 'i w.* were TOM ev ry day •.*•< ret . ilii- mw "" iii! E: ieti.- :•• is i i i t , " Kii-'. he, " let it o-. u- usual liul - it i: i such : vs li.' Vi- ].' t-^ i- d resolu* iIV with strua-' ling rc- M : . . U H . In M> i!..-, v." • n. li- 1 tli; it K'i.-'' au. i liad i : i i: ie Spanish v.: ir and • : h i u , ^ to iuurrupt. those to his f.- et. He •.- linu of rijrlit aud and it should be nuesrinns nf friendas fepain, England be debated again i: e o i v n spssipn was a • . K y . ) on the Porto p ' vennneiit measure, iritl provisioLi of the s i. f the proposition an government. He under the treaty of iich pi- uvidvil that the civil g<. vernl! iei: ts and political status of the native inhabitants acquired by the. United Stales iro!: i Spain shall be fixed by e..: ure--, : ie c-. nirriss had authority to deal with I J ..:- io Hi'-., aud tii » Philipp::] e> ; i - ir > a\ v'it. „' ivm^ free trade to til;' one an ! ! ; wine : i lariff on the other. He < e..:.< i.~ e< i the doctrine that tile COH- iitH'iol! ' xteiidcd ex j; roprieto virro over the property ac< iuired by this jtovernment. Ricau ta. iii ami He op;; es- d t ! f t. bill and - une- }>::• for the Porte Iii, maintained that Pari-, v.! II. M.- e C ; u . 3 ^> IVll^ iou R i l l s. W A S H I * I T . . X , Mtirc- U 10.— The first pension day >- ssi, ju <, f the house provitled for uu- ier the new rule adopted Thursday proved a L'reat success. There was coaipanitiv. ] y little friction and 97 bills were lavorably acted on ill committee of the whole and subi- etiueurepassed by the house. The only incident of the session v,;: s a brisi; exchange between Lriud of California and Sullo- •\ vay of 2sew Hampshire npou the general policy of sp,? einl pension l e g i s l a tion in which the former attacked and the latter defended the system. E x - C o i i ^ n - s x i n a n l).- tvi>> Goefi t t l i n d. JUNCTION' CITY, Kr. n.. March 1 0 . — E x - Congressman John Davis of the Fifth Kansas district has gone totally blind.. He was o a e of the founders of the Populist party and served two terms iu congress from the Fifth district. Four years a<; o h e retired from the political arena and e \ e r siuce has devoted his time to writing, mostly for Kansiw Popu l i s t papers. St. J « » e I ' i i i t o r Go « « I n lEnme. ST. JOSEPH, i l a r c h 10.— Rev. G. H. Bradford of the Wesleyau I L E. church of this city has accepted an appointment to the iiasromte of a church in Rome, Italy. He will become the head of the denomination in Italy and will have charge of the Methodist Episcopal book concern there. B r a d s t r e c t ' * R e v i e w o f T r a d e. NEW YORK, March 10.— Bradstreet's s a y s : Relieved f r om the hampering eff e c t s of stormy weather general trade distribution h a s shown a tendency to expand t h i s - r^ ck, prices of m a n y staples are firmer or higher and generally there i s a better tone than noted for some i r e e k s p a sL I N S U R G E N T S A R E A C T I V E . n* » nfor « *'*!! W! it* S-' TI! to A1< 1 Grm'f: i. 5 Votins: Jititl tli. Dit in l> « rt* ttilin? Apnrrl. M A X I I . A . ?> I: tr.- h U). —( Tiii'T. tIs YOIIIII* and Hood art- a- l; in; r U> v r.' infTceiiientj and a battalion of iii'- Vurly- i i^ lith re^ im e n r has b-:- wi sf- nt to Atiarri. Other troops will i'. i'dow. Th*- n- b'- U recently persistently attark.' d Aj. arr; f<< r sevt- iv- l hours, but \ vrv tina- Iy drivi- n away. The rt- 1 ;•).- ar- 1 ii. ildin^ reunions iu tin* jH- nvii:--.- of X ' O t h I3 « ",' o> and thy Red Rat'. t. uan e r o - s .- ynib.- Iir of re.- i> tanee, is a^ aiu apjiearini: unions th<) natives. Tin- f a T that General T< airi'. r i^ nn- Eble, owiuif Jo la** k < tf t n i o j K , to inaintai'i R- arri-.- ins ir. all thr rovvns oiv- iiincl has had a bad « -.. V-. T on the natives. Genera! i i a i o i) is r- turnt- d her « - after leaviiiR Rarrisori. s in the U I M V L I I ' T S of l\ orrh ai* d rf'ttuii i^ nnarii:;-^. The e x pedition I.-; M - V - ' ! I nifii killed aud 10 wound'- d. On -' uterinR Caeeres, province r - f S- auth Camarines, General Bates learned that - V^•> in^ urReiits had debarred tlte . smie day. The Artierteans immediately s>- tit onr thr;-: pursuinR coluinns. ej- r anti- rlnR th'* enemy in three small enuaRem-.- nts and killiiJR a total of J'i tnvii. The Snanisii prisoners reii > rt that the enemy h a - ilivided into small baieW iu the mountains, nnder the - leadership of General Tj-- R. » >] ii. Tlie tiovn of IriR;; has been burned by the em- my. Twelve hundred well armed in< ur- R-- nr:-, fdt'tn. r; y of Cavito nniviuee, w i th a Chines.- R-, neral in ronunand, surround the. to-. viw of All- ay and L/ eRaspi. They have eifeetud tim- e niRht attacks and continually harass the 1' orry- seventh reRimcnt, w h i c h has losteiRht- men killed and 20 wounded in defending those towns. E X P L C S 1 0 N J < I L L S F O U R - S m i t l i I'li- e > l: m ilt: i;- t « r. v nt l'olnptntl, X. J., lSIt. xv. I'JI W i t b I'aliil U e i u l t s. P O M I - T I I N , X. J., March 10.— The Smith fuse manufactory at this pla,- e blew up yesterday and four persons were killed attd a number more or less injured. The killed are: J O H N R I I O I I A. V . ' I I . U A M O A H M T S. W I L L I A M H. ' J A I . M A O K . ( iKonoi J 1 I : I : I : I T T . a l< iy. They were at work in the factory with about oO other ui.- n and girls. The bodies of tlie four killed were badiy mangled and some of them blown to pieces. P.- rcy Jacobus was blown into the river and was badly hurt. B R I T I S H S T E A M E R S U N K. AH lint Tu-< » o f t h e fr.- M- o f T i f t y . l i e u A r e f r u l j i i b l y I.,. » t. CALAIS, France. March 10.— Tho British steamer Windsor, which has arrived here from L- ith, Scotland, reports that the British steamer Cuevir, Captain Quintou, from Antwerp to Brazil, was sunk iu collision with an unknown steamer. The Windsor picked up tho second mate ami two seamen belonging to the Cuevir, tile rest of whose crew, it i s feared, were drowned. The Cuevir was a freight st-' nnn- r and probably carried a crew of about oil men. SWU.- im- nt In si^- lit. CniPAfii. 1, March 10.— A settlement nf the labor troubles in the building industry within a wi-,- k or two is predicted by the leaders on both sides. I^ ibor men say that it can brought about readily by a conference of a joint committee of workmen :; n; l contractors composed of n representative of e: ic! i trade. Even a judi^ e or umpire of any kind is unnecessary, they .- ay, since the turn affairs have taken. Xo serious rioting occurred during tho day because of the prompt aud offi- ctivc- action of the [ K>- l i c e at any point where there was a possibility of trouble. I'I. MMI Is o n t h e l n e r e a . c. FREMONT, O.. March 10.— The flood situation here is m- Te alarming now th: ui at any time during the week. The up- river ice came down with a rush and the water is ten inches higher now than at fl o'clock last night. The ice gorge north of town still refuses to move out. Th-- heavy ice flow Das considerably weakened the State street bridge. S h o o t i n g AITr- iy nt \ ev « . L- i, NEVADA, MO., March 10.— United States Commissioner Douglas Wight and Horace H. Bianton, an attorney-, who was a candidate for the Democratic congressional nomination in 18.10, fought a pistol duel in the street yesterday. Both were hit, Wight sustaining a scalp wound mid Blanton being daugerously wounded in the abdomen. Wight's father, ex- Stato Senator S. A. Wight, is the Democratic candidate for mayor. Blanton had questioned his Democracy, accusing him of being a " gold b u g , " a n d this led to the shooting. C o t a n m n d e r G o u l d r> epoietL BROCKTON, Mass., March 10.— Tho dissension which has existed in tho ranks of t h e U n i o n Veteran union since t h e last national convention held a t Des Moines, In., has resulted in the deposi Hon o f Commander Daniel W. Gould of ', t h e Massachusetts department. John ! A. Mandeville of this c i ty is named as h i s successor. The chief canse of tho dissension was, the changing of tho name from the U n i o n Veterans'. union to the- Union Battlemen's onion.- - • ni^ have taken place that have eta. iiL'e- l the situation a u d probably not La >!:•• money will be re. iuired." Whatever the g o v e r n m e n t m a y know c- r intend, u n o i h e i a l opinion seems e v e r y .. here to think that tho Boer P iv.'.- r is coliap- kie;. iYes; « i-- n:> i- Irueeraud Stoyn have put f.- t- vvai- l their iirst overtures looking to at: e i i i i i i i L : o f the war, but th- ir eiu. rts ere certain t o b e futile, ina- much as t i e - y insist that- the pre-, n a t i o n of tho imiet;. mience o f the two republics be guarantee:] .' ii'.- f of all. Tlie K i ^ h l h division has been under oi'iers t o embark f o r several weeks, but t h o s e o r d e r s , . f v r a s the artillery cont i n g e n t is . o t i c . r u e d , have b e e n recalled, L irii K'. b' rts having reported that no n i o r e a: iiil.- ry I r o m home is necessary. T i i i s i> the liv>: p : i u - c in reinforcements Lance th-,- war began. General Buller, H ee- tid iu eoniinand in the fieM, a nd L . r . l Wul.-. l e y are Uiidcr.- tood to also C M - i . i.- r tiiat n o n i ore. artillery is n e e d e d . I. n : l i o ' t i - . a - a : ! « g v t h i T 4." i3 guns, i i ; e h l ' l i l ! ^ sie_'-' iiic- - s . Ir is i p i i i - • • ! , a r that General Culler v\ iil ii'- r try anyii- inc; laree in future, as h e is t o i o - e Sir Charles Warren and tho letter's ! n, ii- to men, who have h " ' u ordi red t o j . , i n Lord Roberts. It is tho i-.\ t . r t a t i on ol the wt. r oflico that Lord Iiol- irts, ii twithstanding the i. eccssity o: L r ar: i- oni., j_' his depots, will b e abio to ;..-: at.- 1; c " i i s i . , m l y increasing forceunti b y the t i n e the Transvtial frontier is r< tich- d h e will liavo Itv- KM rro . jis. i i i s teieirraois dealing wilii no: i- es-" iiti l i s are tal;--! i ro m.- au thtif he is up to s, tue misehie!, as his apparent inactivi t y u - i : a o y spells uncommon activity. M a l e k i i i L - , u s ; i beleaguered town, attt a c t s i n n c h s- nnment. aud sympathy. X . thing h i s 1- e n h.- ard f r o m ih-' resinco Y b . i: i. Tit- re is a rumor this morning ti at C o l o n e l Hadon- Powcll has been rei i v e i l , but this cannot be traced to any b'.- nstanrial basis. A D V A N C E F O R M I N E R S . C o m p r o m i s e hy t h e . f e i n t Confert'ltoe n( I n 1 1 . . i m - - . DES ^ IOIVES ilnrcli 10.— A campro miM> waseffeeted yesterday bet we<„ u the coal miner:* and operators in joint conference, by which the miners agree tc accept an advance of 10 cents per ton mr mining with the screen basis. This is an advance of from V2}£ to 15 per cent, varying between the mim- a of the state according to the conditions of mining. The joint conference yesterday was of short duration, President. Keest « addressi n g Mr. Waterman as chairman and informing him that if tho operators wuuld Hgree to tie- adjustment of iiieijtialiticf in tlie machine and Fra.- er mining dis, tricts that the miners were. r » ady to vote on tlierr proposinon, accept iiiR file same. Tliis was a-: re.- d to and a motion wathen made by thii ojver.** ors ir, n frr the alleged inequalities to the scale committee. This had already been a: vtnged and the n ten- nee wa- merely a formnliry. as a praetical uRreemeiir iiad beju ent-.- red into. X - day t! i « - miners and opera; or.-. ie ' \ ' t f o r a ^ atitje. jiion of th'- scale* aTid all exi> ti:: g oilV- r--: i-, vs, and tlie convention Will b-: at ati end, with a aeeaid-.! aRreemt"> nt fur initiinR le- r tlio y « ar I'- t'^) t! i" w a g e of the CxU EASY Knocks O nt Oscar Gardner Third Round. In OMAHA W e s t e r n 1' MIITKI i; i..- n ii - y.'.- K.- i- Xt;'. v " 0..,-- ru • (.:•: .: i '. f l a i ; iir.- t c;.. v, iT> H I T B T A OTOLONE. > t o W i l h . t i i i i . l t i n. l o L l y n 1 I i : i i i i l i i « i .. t'Hts - hurt tie* . m l u i i y Cluti. in.— Terry Mctiocked out O.- c. ir ha Kid." iu th" was to have 1". en til" Jh- oa. l'.-. ay tin. M. < ;-'.< i .1 l- eltitl' a- til. e g.. O i WOl' l i n g iu kn . Matvh ; r l . e i or . in 1-. it n • a r u sh a- lt - v. th, . citing . Me- 111'; o i l til. ,1 ,11.1 His and ttn aov. im ur. u. r.-; of , t i t s i„- r t o n . POPLAI: (; i-. il in 1 ::: p - 11. P — t " - - o: V ill ltot be L'JNII. iX, t o n S t ' i m n e d p. vie. March 9.— General F • e: i'- ji. who is t. ii miles ahead, reports ti at iiis Iron! is clear o. 1 ' the Boerc. All other reports i- atl to confirm the state o i; i--., igani:'. atiou of the Boer forces, is well as Free State. The M - ession is that tlio fnrthor the British to Bloeinl'outeiu opiio- sca. March 10.— All tho special d siiurohcs from Poplar Grove confirm t! e reports of the panic of the Boers. T. ie Morning Post's correspondent says: . resident Kruger sued tears at his in e. .' e'.' ir. al attempts to rally the Boers, \\ iio w e r e completely paralyzed by L ml Roberts' masterly tactics. Tliey v*. re t(, o tiemcraiized to het- d his e s - p . stulations autl declared that, the Britis. a camion v.". re everywhere." The c n \ s n o i L d e u t of * hc Daily Xews Et. yst " The V, <- rs were seized with a panic, thus spoiling the whole plan, which had b-.- n b- autifully calculated to destroy them utt. riy. As the Sixth division wedged from a hidden position and appeared on the crest with tho mount, d infantry in skirmishing order the l};. ers thought the whole earth covered with soldiers in their front aud n a r and on their flanks. They did not wait to verify their suppositious, but fl- d,' seized apparently w i t h a dread that they might, share the fate of Cronje." The Standard, which is in closer touch w i t h the policy of the government than any other ministerial organ, says: " Wo h a v e reasons ro believe that an authori t a t i v e statement will shortly be mado by tile government, reaffirming tho impossibility of conceding any terms of peace to the Boer republics which will involve a perpetuation of the political and military independence that led to the present costly and sanguinary conflict." YViUI - A c r i u lm f o r t h * " Q u r e n . ! LONIXJN, March 10.— Tho queeu, accompanied by the Princess of Wales and lViucc- ftS IU- nry of Batteuberjr, drove through tlie West End yesterday. There were huge assembhiRes everywhere along the route, who cheered hor majesty uiix: e. iisinj* ly. The belhs of St. Margaret's pealed merrily and the members of tho house of commons cheered V( K- ifemaply as the queen passed Westminster. Tlu- re w a s a great display of flags, bautiiiR and trophies along the reute. Numerous bauds of music paraded the West End playing patriotic Kirs in which thousands of people joined in sinjriup. The whole triumphal pro- Cession was extremely stirring and impressive. Her majesty was visibly af> f< cted and manifested, her extreme gratification at the warmth of her reception. Miil'. ler Ti I o n U t i H . ' i l . i S I O I T C (" irv. . March 10.— The trial of Jack McChry.- ta!, charged with the , murder of .1 t a n K. R n h v i i , Dee. - j'J, has been iKistiHtii'( 1 tn in xf Wi ek owing to: t h e ah- enee lr th-- city of Assistant C i i m t y Ationivy T. J. S:. v. i'--- n. Tlio authtu'itie.-; b> li.- ve they have the right ' man, but tin- prisoner btoutl}' maintains he in inno.- eiit. ! (• r: ili; iiii Kuock- t flilt iJieiiJUui. i Dr> M'I ' I . M : S , Mareh 10.— Jimmi. 3 Graham o:' l) e> Moiii.- s kn'iciied i. ut Iv- dtly llp.- nnan of 6 ivator last uiglit in the Iirst round by a .--.). ar pk xu,-. ; blow. Jo- Choyji- ki was the ruleree. ] Ow> l" y Turner wa.-. given the decision ovt r 1 ill:_ v Ik'osn (. M-. ntami Kid-* and 11- ys M uehs wiiipp. d 1 rank Ciauuy. W R E C K O r A ^ S T O C K T R A I N . • Sti'ieti.-. A « ' ci.| I n i im I* u l . l u e \ < a r llf- Ml ri<-. Ih-: A'ii: i(. i', X. di., . Man- h 10. — A special Etoei; train on the Um- ju Parifij mut w i t h a serious aet- id: ; K at l'.^.' k Cut, r-'- ven mii-.- s somheasL of Beatrice. . aboat 10 a. m. .' Thirteen cars left tlie track, two loaded stoci; ears were overturned and one lumb'- r ear was completely wreckud Th" t « . ps of . he ears had ft. l/ e ; oru off to let t h e c a t i lo out. Many cattle were ' l> ad] y injured and several had to be killed, i-' our ears are com pie te wrecks ou either siiie of the track, liails Were broken ami b- nr and ties for yards wen- gronii't into .- pinner.-.. ' I'iie aeeideut wa-* cauM.- d by a b'rok- jii flange on the he;* d stock c: r, t! ic wreck w c u r r i n y in tlie center of the train. None of the train crew were hurt. • l . iC • tori M ' i , ; , » |-; g a t i/ « .• » !•: to tie .-.- Meni ] :; iatt- i'~ fro- r, - a:;. I m : r il attack was v.- ith a \ v ! l din et,-- l left i i " rbe t j o a*. ( Jardner's ! ro be ,) t no against alui's" tiai; Met iovtip- u him. Tiiree times J -•••• y\ u . M'. d e ; e n t i m e h e !:.- " e nuit." In the third • v va n:- hed like a bull .! I'-. iry and threw a left jaw which r^ tag'- rered I he ' A M E N D S T H E C A N A L T R E A T Y 1 SfiKite <'. tm t u i t t f o D c c h l u i t n I t e p n r t F » v - I « tr-* t » ly t-]) on It. I W A S H I N G T O N ' , March 1 0 . — T h e senate j eommittei' on foreign relations agreed j to n port the Hay- Pauncefote treaty, amending the Clayton- Bulwer treaty, with an amendment granting authority j for tin- def'- n- e of the canal by this country wh'- n constructed. The foreign relations committee was I practically unanimous in favor of the j amendment to tin* treaty. Some objection was made by Senator Morgan ( Ala. i, but he will not oppose tho measure in the senate, accepting tho change in order to hasten the action of the souate. It is the opinion of the members of the e o i i i m i f f e that the senate will, with but little delay, ratify the treaty j a> amended. The amendment is brief. It simply provid. s that the restrictions in the treaty > hall not operate to prevent the United Stati- s from using i t s own force for the protection of the interests of the United States and the maintenance of order. • d t h. the far g i n the that (.). li- elC, the i:. d land Tiien • whieli ip;-. i '.- ite ear was young • da l eu M O R E ' a ; tii- A r e V At.'- TIN. ri- m Orti •. h « - indiai; • I;.* ions eh.-: L- i i ' - no 11: • . roops do •: • \ it a the ' and it '• vili be n., ;• Tin- •: ue-.. f the : acre the • - i en ; i i c t i o i i . aging t l o n - ; - < n ijie nmrk, whi-' h put : i aaii o i l. P R O O F S N E E D E D. - e ^ i e ^ r u n - a ill> P... 1.1 \ V: ir o . - ID > l . - . i . .-. • v . Mar- h 10.— Advices \ , are to the eii'eer that i v" e . nt inueil t heir depro- .* : ; ie la> t '. veek atjd have .: an: ige to .- mall haiulets ,:; i ,: nd Tori. Tiie Mexiean - • • • em to be ;: h! e to cone • i' >• = fi at the pre- i nt wntni.-. uile.- t that more men d Mijip- v- s the ui'i'i- ing. •. ii ! i" are very . su> jt: ciian.- laving trajt- to masi!• b ice, and dii not show ::: ion to venture into the n s. Several ellorfs e i to get M '. iall deoieli- • ii i imutgh to Potan, bat :\< llie Indians appear : oi t'nat neighborliond, and in unusually bald warfare * iiat come to the scene of Oil" I ' h U t e 1 I I % . T ISrl. l-;'' M; ty <;< i t i n t. K I U I O L M . >" eb., . Mar; di 10.— Tho Plat to river oppo- ite this place is very high and full of running ieer- AJtiiough the bridge a c n » s the river is ail right, yet travel is interrupted, people l y i n g afraid to venture on the structure. A htrge force is at work with dynamite trying to save tlu; bridge, but great fears are entertained for its safety. . Miirsinil Shut nt ICOlr.- iel K i l l. G E N E V A . Neb.. March 10.— Marshal Koias of Milligau was shot and .-. lightly woun- led last night in trj'ing to I J U - U a disturbance at tile railroad lull. One of the parties concerned, ii. C Sp.- iggeu of Dayki. n, is here in jail, charged with attempted murder. Orey Teppiu Tobias, the man who did tlie shooting, is still at la: ge. a- M e , more w-.- il: to I' that cad w teiunr to Mexican £• rate the s; i; r \ f r om are securing ail their uiLioii< It rum t v e r u m e u t . will make r d u r i n g the coming - v. ay tliroiiLdi and to li/. e its t r o o p s and at rlie Indian-. The • nl is puzzled to lowhich the Indians guns aud ammu l > i s p a t c l i F r o m Ixird l t o b e r t t, LONPOX, Mjirch 9.— The war office' has issued the following dispatch from Lord Roberts: " Clements has occupied Norvulsponl and the adja/* eut drift. As soon as the engineers, pontoon and troops arrive he will cross the river, when tho necessary repairs to the railway bridge will be commenced. Gafacre occupied Bnrgaersflorp March 7 aud was greeted w i t h great enthusiasm on the part of the loyal inhabitants. His scouts rep ; rt that large numbers of the rebels iu the neighborhood are anxious? to surrender." T h e O n l y H i g h G r a d e B a k i n s - P o w d e r O f f e r e d a t a ffiod- i e r a t o P r l o a . 1 B a k i n g Powder NONE SO GOOD. $ ' 1 I * r N . i i . t r O u t of MohV K. a . t i . MARHJX. l a d . , March 10.— I'red Danker, tlie tramp, who attaeked and chlorofortiicd Mrs. Henry W i s e , wife of n prominent farmer, six miles south of Marion, and who with great difilrulty was placed iu the Marion jail t o protect h im from t h e indignant neighbors, was secretly removed to the jail at Wabash by the sheriff. The mob made strong deiimii- trations last night and twice very nearly M i c c e e d e d in getting poss- ssiou of the prisoner. Want Curb T r a i l i n g U » ' Storeil, ST. L u n s , Mfarch JO.— Since the barring of puts and calls from tlie local market there has been considerable complaint among traders on exchange. A meeting at which 2.1 of the hading grain dealers of tie; city were pres" u:, , appointed a committee to go before th*: board of directors of tho merchants'ex- : ehange next Tuesday and present a 1 petition asking to have an afierno > n session established or restore tho curb.: T E L E G R A P H I C B R I E F S. SirCharlc- Hall, recorder of ciry of London, died Friday, iu his . ISrh year. , The sewer pipe rru. st was Friday refused a certificate of incorpon; tiou by , Secretary of State Kinney of Ohio. The total number of dead taken out of the Red Ash mine at lfire Creek, W. Va., is 2S and the number thought to be in the mine is 20. Colonel John Magrew of Lafayette, Iud., has Inreu appointed captain of the watch of tiie national capital by 8er- i gcant* at- Arms R; m < flell. The Osage Indians wiio are in Washi n g t o n with tlie professed intention of • feenring allormcuts are said to h; tvc : uiother object in v i ew which is to p r e - '. f.' r charges against the agent of the' tribe. At the bimonthly wago conference a; ! Youngstown between representa. rive-. of the Amalgamated association and the ; iron manufacturers an advance of 2" » ! <' cnr. s a ton in tlie rate for puddling wa ( - , k'greed upon. | Samuel Saudcrval, a young desp* i'r- 1 ;< lo, was kilted and several citizens . " pounded in a k i t t l e at the Jo - . n of Ararique, N. M., which ftdloweti an attempt to arrest Sauderval and . lr. au MeMas, who had been *' shootiug up the t o n t i ." C n b a n C o l o n i s t s A r e Huppy* NKW VOKK, March 10.— E. G. Rideout, geueral manager of the colonizing enterprise at La Gloria, Cuba, writes m s a y i u response to a receut dispaten from Havana, that no colonists are in distress at La Gloria and that none have ever asked government aid, nor received assistance from the quartermaster's department. Mr. Rideout says 300 people are n o w a t I ^ o i i o r i a and that 00 per cent are happy- Mini' contented. I ! a i i u Official N o t G o I I t j. PAOLA, Kan., March 10.— L. O. Gilmore, ex- cashier of t h e P a o l a National bank, charged with embezzling stock of the Independence Gas company, was today, f o u n d not < g u i l t y b y a jury^ in thoj T r n f n o i t - i e tK S T A N V O I . . ' . K V .. (' II l l j e QlU i n g a eire'i- Kiugs m o t e - i v l * ( i . i y . ' i liiueii smoke man becaii. e out with » i • ] i | o imiugto: ti> >! i . ifter h 1 ' r. el. I'our e r a i - . y were t ing terrible f : i - k f . Tie train was ta Kv. and S U t ' fe in*' liy Mimke. Ky., Mar<- h Ut. — The train and Crescent route, bearmd menagerie, stalled in '• n tunnel about noon yes- • f .' orf t< » pu! i out caused so thai the engineer and tireihnost uncou.- ciotis and got i- nhy. John Saiiders of . Iud., died from .- uiTocawas ( a! d n out of tim tun r nit mbers of the circus : . : i to the ho.- pital, sntVt- ra g ' u y from the inteu> o engineer of the stalled e>, to ins home at Ludlow, : • tireman to Lexington. I greatly, being entirely ..- the sm- ike, but will re- <- ot i. iii. liin; ' I'uiii.'. o.' b Hi.— ' I'lic board or dip--: iit,' nti; iry, after ii con- ' O. v.' riior Stanley, tl.- cid-' d .' of tin' product of the • '.. liint of the state pi- niitisin^ will be 1 0 e d i t s a i'-: ir that livtnre as the cost i v: il\ permit. W. A. p. ity ward, n of the pris- . e.- titral Am.- ric.' i, ni; tkfor sisal. Uist year the • u t r o l Kansits paid us lor th.' ir twin'-. Some was divided to sell the • dir<' ct to the consumer spi'Sin-.- of the output to t'ct I'l Toriii; ^. r.-.- tors of t! ii- r.- in'-- witit tliiit the pi.. bindiiii.' twit: l'- ntiiiry at 1 pound, or as .- I prndui't: ' j'; loi:.] isoii, - i on, is now ii in!,' cuitni-.- is f.< n: i.- rs of < 11 ms to lo >•• thin- at-' o i; lilndinpr twin instead of m biinlin^ tirii, I. « ' liri*-\ « ' fur liumi'^ iil Mall. Hr. l. nxA, M" ii., March 10.— A respite for Ji'St- pll . c c.'].' if-. i', tlie iniini'.' iit mull vni. ii'r scnt.' i'.' M to be haii- ri'd : it Hntte, has b e n tel- i. ini- d to the sh'- ritT there by LiuuteiniMi t nm- rnor S p r i g s . It \ v;; s fearo. V th-- mails would mis( slr^^. Tin- lieutenant governor will si^ n tile temporary i-< siiite when he reaches Biitte iu order that tile supreme court limy have an .. pp- irttinity to jiass U] HIII Schafer's apii.- al. The slierilT will respect the telephonic reprieve. It has seemed that . Sch. ifer must. ha: i^, sine.- the governor and lieutenant governor have been out " f the state. W i l l I t i i v e Iturnl I ) . ' l l v c r r. YERMIUJON, S. D., March 10.— Oonpres. siuau Gullible has notilied Carl Gundersou of this city that he lias at i e < )\ - lit -' t ' inn in it I » ' W " A s i : i \ i i i . i \ - I'ocucii' a e! i, pt. . " t i t i ii p-' int i n i s t - . T ie c. insis ot ciiairni'inhead ol tbsi.!,-,-| he n ti'nis rch: : v OltVi- ell. ti> t'uiisiilt- r Trust*. March 10.— The honse - jn iiciary yesterday ilufion oll'ered by Reprei'street find.) fur the ap- : i special snlK'ouiinittee on • ; i ei. tl siibcoininittee is to en lie mliers, nniler tho of 11-' preventative Ray, '. iiioiittee, aud is to couii. ro, is bills and resoluii. trusts which have been Iii i listnt; mi . M^ Ht I t i l l. Hr. iiits'. March 10.— The reichstag ad- ipt'd, by varying iniijorities, panici- aphs 1 , ' J and 1 1 of the meat bill. I'aracraph 1 i . l a t i i i " ; to the prohibiti," i .. i' ; ne. it iiupotts, was adopted by PiS I . . : ! . ) . , T E L E G R A M S T E R S E L Y T O L D. Peter Maher was < nven the decision o v e r " Ht. ieUinus" Conroy at Vouujrtowu Friday on a f o u l iu the fifth round. Honolulu advices announce the death from ciiusumption of Solly Walter, a well known artist who formerly resided in San l'V. ineisi'o. A bcetei- i'ii-.^ ical examination of rats ciiu.' hi at t h e Port Melbourne wharf has ostal. ii.- hcd the fact that the vermiu are infeeii d w i i h plague. S i M e e i i niiiier. s h a v e lieen killed by an evpl". si" ii in a i- u. i! pit at Besseges, ri 'iiiiie. Tiie galleries of the mine eolhipsed, liaryini,' t h e bodies of the victims. tl'. i.' iv l)..! ili wa ; ,- riveii the decision o v e r " Sliurjy" Aliearn, a Chicago colored pi. gill.-:. Friday at the end of six reumls. Neither nia. i was ' badly punished. I Ion. E. J. Phelps, ex- miuister to Iviigi. aid, . lied ai his residence iu New liuveu Friday, lie had been ill since early in January with au attack of pneumonia. Anthony Hopkins, wife murderer, w a s hanged a t ileaiiuiout. Tex., Friday in t h e presence of 5 , 0 0 0 persons, who t o o k up a collection $ 1 0 0 for his mother and s e n t it with his rcniaius to her in Waco. The ipnnmutiuc of San Francisco's Chinatown instituted several days ago owing to the suspicious death of a Chinaman, who, it is claimed, showed svuiptdius of the plague, is still euforc- il. i lit; navy department has countermanded the order for the Marblehead to proeied to the isthmus to look after An. ericin interests ou the west coast. Tne ordi rs to the Detroit to proceed down t h e e a s t coast still staud. Aii- Miinltr Carter, in a temporary fit o: insanity, Friday s h o t and killed his brotaer Cnarles, a university student, aLieO '-"! years, at tiie home of their part i . i s in" . North IVrkley, Cal. Tbeu p-. teiiig t h e mu/./. ie of the pistol iu his m-' iiiii b e biew ids braius out. S O C I A L D E M O C R A T I C T I C K E T . II.. lis mill l l r ' r r l in in W i l l Kim For H i g h. i'„ t tlttii- i'it I n U n i t e d Ktatttil. I N I I I A N A P U I . I S , March 10.— For president. Kugone V. Debs of Indiana. For vice president, J o b Ilarriman of California. This is the national ticket of the Social Democratic party, which will absorb the llilipiit- llarriman faction of the Socialist Labor party, by agreement. The Social Democrats were happy today. They say the candidacy of Debs will attract hundreds of thousands of voters to their party. Thoy profess tn see the liegiuning of a great national victory. Tin.' convention, in agreeing to unite with the Socialist Labor faction, retains t h e party mime— Social Democratio party. The candidates anil the amalgamation are to be approved by a majori ty of each par* ty, according to the referendum. Debs had previously sefused to accept the nomination, but dually succumbed to persuasion. .\ Men* . Suggestion. " N o w , " s- nid tlio critic. " I'll tell yon wlial I would tin with this play If 1 were lu your place. I would switch it around completely, and have the last ' ail lirsl." " Itiit." replied the author. - I don't gee how that could be done. The v. Unin IK killed and the hero umrrles the girl the last act. If that were switched tiroitntl wlmt would he the use having the other three nets':" " No use. Change it, by all means." According to the kaiser's new naval programme, ( lermaiiy will have forty battleships in l'. Hli Instead of the sev- , . , . . , ,. . , enteen she has now. twenty large tached h i s signature to tlie application , t . n l i s o r s a I 1 1 , „ , m | ) o a l s , n p l a t e o f ) b l r . or Clay county residents lor a rural free delivery of mail, and assures him that the matter will be pushed as fast as possible. Curnereti. Mrs. Bender— You ought to btashamcd of yourself. Uist night you smashed iny blue jarditjiere. . Mr. Bender— Ashident. Marcha! Mrs. Bentbr— Why didn't you strike a match in the hallway? - Mr. Bender— Did, Marcliu! Struck a much on sou- ofsh my shoe. Mrs. Bender— You couldn't well do that when vou were in your slocking feet. I found your shoes near the pai'- lor door. Some desultory attempts have been made to prevent the defacement of natural seer ry In this country by the erections of sign hoards, etc.. at conspicuous po'nis. A good suggestion comes from France, where it Is proposed to i w i n s c a heavy tax upon all s i g n s of this sort. Coal mining is developing rapidly in Canada. In Nova Scothv both t h e areas worked and tlie number of mines show a great Increase. During l a s ' year 1.4G8 persons were ty- two and 114 torpedo bouts instead of eighty- four, a s at present constitutes the navy. S t Paul is having difficulty In securi n g material for an ice palace during tlie winter carnival, owing to the un- Beasonable weather. > The production of prunes i s Increasi n g rapidly In Oregon, the annual shipment of the dried fruit n ow amounting to 500 cars. L a b o r Sarins;. " Are you the man who answers the questions?" " Yes, sir. What can I do for you?" " I would like to ask how you pronounce the word ' sacriflcable?'" " That is easily settled. May I trouble you to hand me that dictionary? Thank you. I am a trifle rheumatic — will you please open It a t the right place?" ; -: " Certainly. . . . Why, It'll ac-, cented on the ' crif,' Isn't i t ? ' " Yes.". " How curious! I could nave hnnted i t up nt b o r n e , ! suppose.' bnt l f s - s< much trouble- t o look - through; _ tbe blamed dictionary- whenHyou w a n t 1 to a n i l " t h r e e dlcdl -• Ladies ** I have been a i-. v, I v. i'.- for twenty- five years, umi anting that time I have used Warner's Suf « On re in oas*' S of I. idr: •> tronbles, d i s e a s e of tli !*• k ie Organs, and those p cuh - ir f o women. I desire to give it my hon est endorsement e . n t e d by i ts superior merits. To use it means a cure without fail and I have never found a n y t h i n g to equal it " MRS. F A N N Y C V \ T I : I: . Inn. liim. Mrs. lannie Cdnter, of 43- f Warren St., Hrjoklvn, \. \., is. i iirudu. ite Royal School of Murses, Viennd, Austria; graduate Woman's tnfirmarv and Maternity Home, New York City, with diploma. T h e A n n u a l S t a t e m e nt of T h e Mutual Life Insurance C o m p a ny o f N e w Y o rk appears on the hist This is the largest bile h i ; - u r a t e . in the Worlil. It is purely mutual and all ! r > a e e . i i v. i a t i ... belong to and are held lor riie h-.- n - s Lr of its policy- holders evclusiw I v . Its assets are over Three Hundred nd OVJ millions of dollars, and it has over One Thousand Millions of Dollars of insurance in force. ElarriMiii** Mimt F a m i i i i . Ciuf. " It is doubtful." said an Indianapolis lawyer the other day. " whether (,' eneral Harrison recalls a certain case which he tried out in Indiana Unit was more remarkable in its way than the session of the Venezuela arbitration. Of the four counsel only one had ever tieen heard of uuisidc of his o w n stale, and the judge had merely a local reputation. Yet within iwelve years one of llie quar ette had been elected vice president of the United States, number tine president, still another Fluted Suite senator, antl the judge had riseu to the circuit bench antl had tilled two posts ill President Cleveland's cabinet. " It was a political case, and each party chose its most fatuous representative to represent it. Mr. Harrison aided the i'nited States district attorney, ant! Senator David Turpie and Vice President Thomas A. Hendricks appeared for the Demociats. The judge was Walter (}. Gresliam, who had been appointed district attorney." X M In B o t h W a y s. " You can't satisfy a woman," he said dolefully. " When I pioposed to . Miss Smith i told her she was the Lks. girl I ever loved and she refused me o; i the grountl that I was unquestionably an unconscionable liar. Then, after my bruised heart had got into pretty fair condition again, I proposed to . Miss White aud told her that, while she was above all the dearest girl iu the world to me. I felt it only proper to confess that I bad loved eight others a t various times. Antl what do you think she did?" " What?" " She refused me on the ground that I was an unconscionable flirt nnd wottld make any ffirl wretched. Ynii bet I'm going tn study the next on" carefully before I decide to tell her anything." t n c r e are o4. uuo, uuu people in ucrmaoy, aatl the population increases at the rate of 700,< XX) or 800,000 every year. Hickory nuts are a n American product, and we export them in large numbers to Europe. Pecans belong to the hickory family. It has been estimated that the jubilee at Rome will draw between 7.000,- fxm and 10. n0O. 00O pilgrims to the Eternal City during the coming year. E x c u r s i o n R a t e s WESTERN and particulars as to how to secure too acres of the best Wheat growing land on the Continent, can be secured on application to the Superintendent of ' Immigration, Ottawa, Canada, or the undersigned. Specially conducted excursions will leave St Paul, Minn., on the first and third Tuesday in' each month, and specially low rates on all lines of railway, are being quoted for excursions leaving. St- Paul on March a8th, and.' April 4th, ' for Manitoba, Assinibpia, Saska^ ewaD, ! & Alberta. N. BARTHOLOMEW, Canadian QmrMMat Amnt, ? t -' V ; ' MM « , nn sbi*,; N U R S E S IN T H E B O E R W A R . W o r k of S o m e W h o Are Xo-. v Serving: I n S o u t h A f r J c n. Nurses who aii.' serving in hospitals In South Africa say it is astonishing how severely w. in< led many of the soldiers can be and still live. An added discomfort fioni which the wounded sutler is the intense heat. \ t Pieterniaritzlnirg the thenii" iin". ei' often registers bis degrees outside and ! H degrees in the wards. A temperature of S8 degrees is considered cool. X rays are universally used in the hospitals. After a battle nurses and surgeons are on duty night and tlay in the " theatcis." as these places of suffering are ealleil. In all c a s e s the men consider it a iliscraee to be ill of typhoid or dysentery and would rather be wuundoil. They say the most awful experience is lyini; wounded on the Held after a bailie waiting to be picked up nnd wondering it' they will be found at all. Sometimes It is claimed that they endure slS hours of this suspense. Women nurses are not permitted to serve In stationary hospitals at all, while in base hospitals only four are allowed for every 100 beds, says the New York Tribune. At Mafeking Lady Snrnh Wilson is in charge of the auxiliary hospital. It is said that where women nurses are employed they give their patients unstinted care and sympathy. The Knglish ainbnliince trains used In South Afiiea are declared to be mode l s of comfort a n j common sense, each belns splendidly equipped with a kitchen, pantry a m i ilise. ensary. The bunks are arranged on ciilicr side of a narrow center aisle aud have detachable sides, so that the patient can be easily slipped from stretcher to bed. One hundred men can be comfortably accommodated. As they are without water for. weeks on the field of battle, the men generally beg to be bathed before anything further is done for their telief. They are then put- to bed and operated upon If the case is urgent, though this Is not done on the train if It can be avoided. Each man Is provided with a shirt, sponge, brush, socks, handkerchief, knife, fork, spoon and cup within reach. The trains carry two nursing sisters, several trained orderlies and surgeons. In a recent tliscnssion in England as to when a nurse should be considered Incapacitated for duty It was stated that no age limit should be s e t Indeed, It Is claimed that age. s o long as It does not accompany physical Incapacity, has the advantage of yonth in the yartetl experience It brings to the work. .. = I t Is stated that those great universities, Harvard. Y'ale, Princeton, Cornell and Columbia, are considering a method of curtailing the sport of football as much as possible because of a belief that too much time Is devoted to the game by the players and student body t o some extent to the detriment of good scholarship. Apart from the rough and tumble f i g h t i n g w h i c h brut a l i z e s the sport, the academic s i d e cf t b e question Is a most important one. While athletics and wholesome sport - ought not to be neglected In our institutions of learning, they should not, be.- i* the principal things' f o r ^ w b J i i , y o u n g J> men attend such uisrItutioi » a|^ S' '*- 3R* mm ;