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LeMars Sentinel (Newspaper) - March 11, 1890, Lemars, Iowa C. p. KILBORN, AUCTIONEER. AB.ROX, IOWA. Will cry sales In Plymouth, Sionx, O'Brien, Ida atad Woodbury coubties. T�VfflS reasonable, and - tatlsfdr.tlon iv nuanteed. , 88* BJBlMB BROS. -NEW- rctelithiVagonShop win do all kinds ot New Work, both %wo ud Poier Shellers and Feed Hills, Stuti-Champion and Adams diyifiii. deifj^ound ^.Force Pump, land Wdf' JRASS CTLlRil'pDiP'. h;;^|rranted. & CO. DEPENDENT. And Many More Need Food tor /Their Stook^Tho Asalgtanco nncelvud AflVird-ed Only Temporary Kellcf-Coramisslon-r Helgenaon'g ISxplanntlon and Appeal. Washington, March 10.-The follow-mg statement to the American people has been received by the United Press from Clai a Barton, president of the National Association ot the Red Cross: For many weeks past the Red Cross baa been in receipt of letters of appeal andstatomentsin regard to suffering and destitution existing among the pioneer settlers of North and South Dakota. These appeals liave co ne to us from trusted co-workers, and those who speak by rule, as authority on such matters. At last they became so urgent as to be no longer ignored. Living here at the national capital, it was decided to call upon the senators and representatives in congress for. the new born states of ours. As one result of the interviews then had, Senator L. li. Casey of North Dakota wrote to Governor Miller informing him of the inquiries of the Red Cross, Under date of Bismarck, March 8, Gov, Miller wroie thanking the Red. Cross for the kindly interest evinced, and stating that ho had referred the matter to Hon, H, T. Helgenaen, state commissioner of agriculture and labor, with instructions to give ull particulars as to the wants of their peopla. � Under date of Grand Forks, Feb. Ssl, Commissioner H. T. Helgensen wrote in part as follows: "There are probably 5,000 to 0,000 people dependent, and a good many more who have provisions for themselves but need food for stock. Consi/lerabl=i has been received from St. Paul i^!d Minneapolis, also from Chicago and from several states, east and south, but thus far only enough to temporarily relitive the needs of theMesti-tute, and much will have to be solicited from time to tune." Commissioner Helgensen accompanies his letler with a paper which contains an appeal to the public signed by the commissioner, as follows: "The Hiinui'iii); lor AVitnc of ProvisloiiM, clothing, fuel and feed tor stock in several counties of North Dakota is unprecedented in the state, and need< some explanation. The destitution Is almost exclusively cionflned to the lower portions of the state where the settlements idate back only two, three and four [years, except Nelson and Riimsey counties, which have been settled about six years. These now settlements werp, like early Stittlements of moat new countries, coniposed largely of people whose resources would have baen heavily taxed to succeed and keep themselves above want with fa orable seasons." The Unprecnduntud Drought of last year was doubtless felt most se- i.VfirQljVOfLU'liyiV.rllO**'^ i'"-^^*^ I V'^l"ffi.'T J^-' and'fa&ilies'-of the newly settled portions of both North and South Dakota, As Commissioner-Helgensen says, a second entire failure in some sections left many people completely destitute. He adds: "While nearly th'o entire state suffered from drouth, only seven or eight counties need much assistance. In this area are the counties whore the greatest amount of assistance is needed, viz.: Nelsoni Ramsey, Benson, Pierce, Bot-, tinesiu, Rollette and Towner. Cavalier will also need some help, as will Eldy: and Mcintosh, the latter in the southern, portion of the state Tn the counties named there are not lessthau ! Five ThoiiRand People Dupnndont, wholly or in part on outside help until they can raise another crop, and a still larger number will need some assistance for'Stock::�<Most of them 'have /liuy,:buti horses and oxen will not be able to worki; sufficiently to get: in. the .spring -crops unless they have gram. 1* * * The supplies heretofore received are far from^ meeting the demand, and. provisions are*] urgently needed. The counties are well organized and suppliei are distributed through the county oommisjioners. The greatest care is taken to prevent the im^ proper iisoof these donations; * * * All contributions, whether money, provisions or clothing/should be forwarded to 8� id commissioner at Grand Forks where the proper division will be made."-.Commissioner Helgensen explains the. condition of the. state by .showing, that under its. constitution^' in taking over property and debts from the former ter--' ritory, it has nearly reached r i The IjOfcalMnxIinumuf Debt that may bo incurred. It is,,therefore, allowable as a state, to raise all the moneyand; means necessary;' to supply' theidestitute.y There is no doubt from allitho evidence that the people of North: Dakota.�re;^oing:thft very best for their sufferinK<^.fellow-citizens, There is no doubt 'that tli^'i appeal3 , ah-eady madef aitd publicly'given,3haye met with warm responses from ^the.. .nortl^west.. ^ut; there is no room./to^doub,tUHat'. very'^ much more is needed.^' IThe^Bsd^Or^ association has satisfied itself asirtotthat/l Inquii'ies by its general field agent ?,cdn^f firm :this appeal-' and : ;aa^ well as other statementsreceived.tiTheref is no need, with; the excellent methoda;: adopted by the state i authorities.^'f or the f presence of the Red vGrossion this fleldiJ lint There la a Duty before it; and be fore the � people of the, Bister states as w 11; The Rod Cross be-~ lieves that its duty will be done if by this authoritative statement it shall; be the means of-inducing .subscriptions for the <:9Uffering.peopleof,Da ota.large enough �in aiiiouut=tomeetii'alk:the emergencies that'>vill^rise, r.'Therefare.8ix.piontha of vBljortiiratipns, of mncloihed'-hUm'an''be'-. '�ing3i.!of;8eedl-jBs fieldsi with: allvtbw.at-': itendaot-prlvations^yet before these^'peo^: (ple%: Judging'fromipast experiences andi plj^ryatipns, it would appear to w 'WiBer> ei>nle;if,wiil .'tUei-eby be aided to help theroselyesS^lA ,'>The Eted Cross, therefore, adviaea^batv ,0ub8CTiption9rhe,,sent .direct to H.'^-T.^ ^^elgen9en,'.itate^oom(pissioper of agri-'' ^-"Ituw and labor,"(|rand Fprfca/N. D. It , ,(eB;thi?'bgpau9e,oti^^h9%neoe33ity *and >free>}p)Bry of;the obll^aiidh';,? |,uoh,all Htm the Senate and House Will Put In the "Present Week. Washington, March 10,-The interest of the past week in congressiotia^l circles has centered in the investigation 3f secret session leakages, in wliiph Mr, Dolph's committee has been engaged, riiat committee is now engoged in cdll-ing senators as witnesses, and their examination may keep the committee busy dunng a greater part of the week. The general impreBsion is that with this examination the inyeBtigation will cease, and that the proposed imprisonment of recreant newspaper witnesses will never takp place, Mr, Blair's educational.bill will occupy the senate's afternoons during the week, and an effort will be made to bring it to a vote Friday afternoon. If it appears that this can not be done the appropria^ tioMS committee will bring in the urgent deficiency bill and interrupt the debate on the Blair bill long enough .to pass it The committee on privileges and elec-tioDB will submit its report on the Mon-taia contest some time during the week, and Mr, Hoar will ask that it be given consideration at an early day. Much interest is fe"; in the establishment of a permanent order of bnsiness when the Blair bill shall be out ot the way. Mr, Fryo will endeavor to have the Pacific railroad funding bill taken up, Mr, Piatt will put forward the bill for the admission of Wyoming, Mr, Sherman will press his anti-trust bill (which hns had already - a - partial; consideration). Mr. Hale will urge his bill for the increase of the naval establishment, Mr. Dolph will a^k consideration for his Mexican award bill, and flnallv the under valuations bill, which will have been reported' from the committee on finance by that time, will make a strong fight for-im-mediate consideration. During . the; morning hour, through the week, the cnlendar will be considered, and the Oklahoma town-site bill may be further debated. Thrt committee on territories will push to a conclusion this week in the house, the bill providvpg for the organization of the territory of Oklahoma. Monday wdl oe consumed in disposing of mat^ ters connected with the District of Columbia. Messrs. Baker of New York and Dorsey of Neliraska have given notice that they will call up for contid-eration the bills for the admission of Wyominc and Idaho to statehood; but on account of the Oklahoma bill this part of the programme may not be car-: ried out. Tne committee on elections; �has the contested cases of Mudd vs.: Compton, from the Fifth Maryland district, ready to bring before the house; but Mr. Cooper, who has charge of the case, is willing to let the committee on territories dispose of is business before doing so. There is a probability, however, that the case will be brought up before the end of tlie week, and in this event it will be pushcrl to a conclusion-the seating of Mr. Mudd. Friday as usual will be private bill day. THE IOWA LEGISLATUEE. Altcsoliition PuHMO'' by the Senate Ask-� "i'ig-.Cp>'cr.BiiaJi>-.T<�vinlnnte All Patents and Kniinltnrso the Owners, Des Moines, la., March 10.-In the house a large number of pctisions were presented against any change in the prohibitory law. Bills were introduced as follows: To supply a uniform system of text books; to establish and maintain a state military band; for an appropriation for the boys' reform school; to prevent the manutacture and saleof adulterated food and drugs. The senate spent almost the entire time of the session' discussing Price's, joint resolution favoring the addition' by congress of a bill: to terminate the lite ot patents and pay owners thereon' a sum of from 50,000 to 100,000. The resolution was adapted: by a p irty vote- theRepublicansitavoringnndthe Democrats opposing. 'Anumber. of bills werO; introduce*!, the most: important being' one to limit the compensation of justices of the peace and constables in criminal cases.:' "� . .::: : Iiijuiiotiou AKalnst:9Iark TWHln, � ' New York, March 10.-sludge Dealy, in the court of common pie iSi granted Author and: Playwri^^ht Edward H.-Housey an injunction restraining Sam-j uelL. Clemens (Mark Twain,) :MrS'Ab were based.on! his own suggestions to Clemens. Manager : Frohman sent a telegram 'to Mr.; Hooley, in' whichhe says'"the injunction.: has. been granted, but the performance in Chicago .will not be'stopped.: ,We will appeal.? The Clsarmakera. s .  ; New York, March 10.-An important Qonvention of cigarmakers .was ,held here.' f^Siity-three eh >pa .were, represent^; ed by jthree delegates each^ ,C^h-man Harris 8aid.thecigarmaken:^WjBro;w6tBe: off than ever befoie.' The.copninineebn' the'scale tariflfjreported'In-favor bf-$rt as.: "being the lowest price'forj;making'l,000' cigars.' A motion: to enforise: the: scale; ;as/Boon as possible was'adopted; .The committee on ways antt..meansrecomf mended the general enforcement p." the, eight-hour' rule: in 'the .trade; that all! cigariiiakera join tbeintieruational iiiiibni' and that the agitation be continued until! the poorest paid: cigarmakers receive av weekly rate equalto that now received' by the best paid.- The convention ad-: journed for a week. . ' ^ ' A Bin Salt Begun. i . �'San'Fbancisco,�'March 10-The" auit of Chai-lea HanBen;againBt H.' B.' Slayiii',; :tha Pant^tna canalrdredging'contractor,'; to recover $1 ,S10.000, began' here, ^n-; sen alleges tha: in'188a:lie',agroe4fwitl|j 31avinto'take.d,000 shares of stock in ;tl^elatter'B-d*redgingcompany,H'bu|neyer; received it.. The.-shares - and accrued profits 'Would ^amount i to the sum su^d; for.. Slavin- denies that Hansen ever ,paid-r for;or'tasked lor'delivery of any .'^k.., . - ^ L'tBnllnB.Afl'vctlns^IawKBank*, Ta,,: March � lactate oslihade '.ru)ing!':tbali^:im bank8?^^i^;inder;th^>W>AiaJ^ The Conservative Majority the British Commons. THE GLADSTONIANS TO THE VOBE. The Coming Klootlons Will Place j^liem There-FarnOll to Prosociite The Xlzeter GHzbtto-FlrencU Elections-A Ba'^oh of News (. 'Ill the Floirery Kingdom, t 1 London, March )0,-The Liberals were never so jubilant as now, and nev^ was the work of orgianization carried bn so enthusiastically in their ranks, Th^ results of the recent Bye elections have made it certain that the Conservatives have lost their majority in ths country and that as soon as an appeal to the people can be had the Gladstonians will win, 'Rumors are again current that parliament will be dissolved immediately after the passage of the budget, > The Tories seem to have anchored their hopes on the budget, hoping by some financiering skill to regain the confidence which their policy in other directions has lost them. It is, however,.a forlorn hope Club gossip has it that Mr, Akers-Douglas, the Tory whip, resigned because of Satui-day night's counting-out of the house, which:^he government intends toexplaiuas the result of a'Lib-er(il plot. The unprecedented occurrence of such an important debate pending in such a manner is, however, too significant to : be explained on this hypothesis, and the public will not be deceived. The lact is that the government has: made such a mess of the Parnell commission matter that oven its own' supporters, though loytil enough to vote for the ministry, will not talk Jor them, nor countenance the further discussion of the question at issue. . .News from China, San Fkancisco, March 10, - The steamer Belgic arrived from Hong Kong and. Yokohama. . Japanese newspapers are all discussing the political situation. Some of them advocate the appointment of Mulza,.present minister to the United States, to be president ofi the liouse ot representatives. Feb. 11 the 4,5.'>0th anniversary of Jimmu Tennos' accession and fotuding of the imperial line and and the anniversary of the new constitution, was Celebrated iis a holiday. Afire in the village of Hodogay: on Feb. 8 destroyed 250 buildincs. r Influenza is epidemic in Japan, and the various industries are in a distressed condition. , v - The ; Aborigines of Formosa banded themselvestoKether and offered sodeter-mined an opposition to the Chinese troops that were, trying to quell the .Formosa not that the commnnderflf the slaughtered, gave up the campaign lagafnst the rebels and opened friendly negotiations with them. The natives on receiving promises of large concessions agreed to abandon their hostile attitude towards the Chinese authorities. Brigandage, however, is still rampant. ;Fr<'nch and Chinese telegraph lines will soon bo connected' at'Nongtsze, on the Tontin-Chinese frontier.' � A Protest Against Russian Inhumanity. . : London, March 10.-The mass-meeting in Hyde parkunder the auspices of the various organizations, to protest against the .treatment by ; the Russian government of political prisoners, was' pot so largely attended as had been ex-/ pected;' There were abouf^a.OOO people*, presenti mostly Radicals and Socialist&'f John Burns-was "the principal speaker,' HoLdelivvred: van : Paris, MarohlO.-^The supplementary; elections results as follows; In the First district of Toulouse^ Leygue, Radical Socialist; received 5;203 votes and Susim, Conservative^ 3,255.^ In the Second district Oalvin, an unseated Radical Socialist,-received: :4,806:votes;.�Labat, Conservative,. 5,124, and Sirwin/ Opportunist, 4,058. ReballotS' will be necessary in both districts. : Lbreaui the unseated deputy from Gien,: was re-elected, ref ceiving 7;618 votes'to 7,2f!4 for M, Por- talis, _ Where Uohe'nzollerns Rest. Berlin, March 10.-The imperial mausoleum at Oharlottenburg was dedi-: cated in the presence'of the emperor and: empress and other fmembera of the royal mtimated~thatihe would ,urge tms questioK upon' the: attention' of: the home authorities, lielief for Evicted Tenan'ts. . London, MarcK' I'K^-The bishop of ;Raphoe has forwatide^'to the parishes of thaj; "^diocese,' where painful evictions have been in proness, $5,000, subscribed^ for the Tenants'iJetenae league by the people of "^DouegaL , ^ FarneU Wlll-Proaeeiite. ' London, March 10,-Mr.. Parnell-will; prosecute The Exeter Oacette' for oopy-ling/the'alleged forgeries prin^ in. .Th [Times,,and continuing ttlferpublication *|KBr�pf.^-^_^^�^^^ ^' il' \ 'i -�*Nkw^ifORK?*; Majcfr 10. -Jirri Michigan's Attorney Genornl Sufl'oriug from Mental UKrangomeiit. Lansi.n'G, Mich., March 10.-The mental condition of Attorney General Trowbridge of tills state has become so alarming that, as it is learned from undoubted authority, he will probably soon resign his office. The odd conduct of the attorney general and his vague and incoherent statements in regard t' hw oflioial and private atfairs aroused the apprehensions of his friends several months ago. Within the last two weeks his maiiner has become so pronounced that City Attorney Lee ot Lansing has been appointed assistant attorney genera;!, and Mr. Trowbridge's friends have taken him from his law ofBce in Ionia to his old home at Birmingham in the hope that he may recuperate there. Since he was taken to Birmingham his law olHoe at Ionia has been examined and two desks were found to be filled with official correspondence. State letters c'ated 08 far back as last summer had not been answered, and many had not even been opened. _ A Denial, Detroit, March 10.-Gen. L. 8. Trowbridge, an uncle of S. "V. R. Trowbridge, attorney general of the state, received the following telegram from Judge Morse, relative to the report that the attorney general had become insane: Ionia, Mich., March 9. Deny to all newspapers that Steve is insane, or that his friends here think so, or have any fears. A. B. Mouse. Searching for Hidden Troiisnre. BuiMlNGHAM, Ala,, March 10.-Five Cherokee Indians from the Indian Territory passed through here en route to the mountains in the northern part of the state to search for hidden treasure. There is an old tradition among the Cherokees that before they left that section their chiefs concealed in a cave enormous quaiitilies of gold, silver, and copper. An old Indian womnn, it is said, knows the hiding place of the treasure, and the five men have been sent here to look for It. She could not give the exact location of the cave, but described its appearance. OHEEOKEE BOOMERS. SPRING BROS Hardware Heating Stoves, Latest Styles, Bottom Prices. New Styles of Furniture, Attractive Prices. SPRING BROS. Undertakers and Embalmers. TOWNSEND BROS., -DEALERS IN- Ulsgiiised Ilooiners Searching the Cliero-kee Strip for Choice I,ocations-Otiicrs natlinring on the Border, St, Louis, March 10.-The latest advices from Oklahoma territory are to the effect that hundreds of prairie schooners filled with boomers hunting for choice claims, are moving over the Cherokee strip in all directions, and single men and parties with guns on their shoulders, who claim to be hunters, but who are really selecting laud, are en countered daily. More than half a dozen boomers' organizations have been formed in Kansas and Oklahoma, and the boom is on in dead earnest, and it is believed the government will fina it very difficult to suppress or even control it. Boomers are also collecting on tho Iowa reservation, east of Oklahoma, and south of the strip in great numbers. It is be-that the Indian police who are Shingles, Lath. Posts, Siish, Doors, Moulding, Coal, Lime, Cement, STUCCO, HAIR, STONE BRICK, PAINTS AND BUILDING HARDWARE. Will sell K8 low ns the lowebt, -will treat you fairly and merit your future trade Yards at LeMars, Remsen, Merrill and George Moneys Loans! Money! LOW 6, 7, 8 and 9 per cent. INTEREST. pocket before eaving Orders executed and money in your the office, i^Call at the Black Front corner Main unci Otii Street. * in LeMars. The oldest loan agency D. CLAY. the strip, will be totally unequal to thff^' task; A report is in circulation that the colonists have made an agreement for a concerted movement to invade the strip on April 2a._ � Omaliti Itiiicmen on a Striice, Omaha, March 10.-The linemen of the city, about Vi5 in number, quit work. The a-jtion was taken by the Union O.der -f Linemen, which includes the linemen employed by the Electric company, the Western Union Telegraph company, the Union Pacific Railwity company, and the Telephone company. The wages paid these men has been $2.35 a day for electric light iineraeu and $3.10 per day for telegraph and telephone men. A Big Fire at Detroit. ' Detroit, March 10. -Fire destroyed Gray & Baffy's six-story brick furniture factory and Carroll & Hunt chair company's establishment. The Ostler Printing: company and Carroll cigar manufactory, adjoining buildings, were com- _ _ _ _ De. p. SCHWllSD'S HERB BITTEilS, PATENTED SEPTEMBER 8, 1885. J-? The Clearances. Boston, March 10.^Dispatches from the managers of the clearing houses show gross exchanges for the week ending March 8, 1890, to be $1,145,139,130, an increase of 8.3 per cent.; outside New York, $488,785,259, an increase of 18 percent. . . . Taulbee Dying.' . S Washingtoj}, March 10. - Ex-Gon-i gressman Taulbee has failed considerably during the day and since midnight. His physicians say his .ca^e 'is utterly hopeless and that'his death' is: likely U>' occur at any moment.. - >: > :The Cushing's Test Postponed. i Newport, R. L, March lO.-r-The trial; trip of the; torpedo boat Cushing, fixed for; to-day,'? has been indefinitely post-; poned, the board appointed to superin-. tend the trial not having met. A Barn I'ook. vLoiiDON, March 10.-A bible printed :in/an Indian, language at Cambridge,; Mass,, , in lOGlj : was : among the rare book's iii'/i collection just sold at auction here, and fetched ^510. Indiana r,ightwelghts, : Hammond, Ind., March 10,t-^A prize fight for-the lightweight championship of ludina and a purse of $800. of which the loser received $150, took place here between Jack Simons and Tom O'Leary, 0!Leary won; knocking Simons out in the: seventh 'round, O'Leary escaped with little punishment, while. Simons was.badly pounded. ! v'McKoan's I,ategtFlop.: St. Lodis, March 10-Manager Gus Schrael;;, of the Cleveland League team, arrived in the city, with Ed McKean, the Cleveland shortstop,^who has turned another somersault back into the League camp.' They will remain here until Tuesday,'when the other players of the .team will arrive and the;, whole party, will go to Hot Springs. .>::'. r^v-: ; -Anson and His Colts. ^ St. Augustinb, Fla.,' March 10.-Arrangements h'avej^een made ':to keep the phicaga Base Ball club here till the 30th iin8tr^i;PreaidentByrne;:of. the Brooklyn 'flub^ has anriT�d. ' " IT CURES Bloody iriuz,DlaRbm,Clhfdin Morbis, Cholera^ Golio, Ados to Stoimaoh, Dropsy, Dyipcyitak MennlRia, Loss of appetite, Waite Swelling, Cramps, Weak StoiiiMh,SiMU� Sure Cure Against Bites of Poisonous Snakes or/nsecfs^ DIraetions for Using by Each Bottle. For sale by all DraKgiBto and Oiooani* And by Dr. P. SCHWIND. Le Mars, Iowa. PRR BOTTLE. 7� OTS E. MTLLEK, Contractor and Builder; PI.n..gd,VJew.^Ai.Bnd.aB.,^ , PCJBLIO BTJILDESTGS, And Fine Residences i Speclalti. Ecitimates + Furnished * Free. .Oanoral ^gent for.f he Otampioa Iron Fence and CresUng Co.' Correspondence PnMBplly Answered. ^[esidence on Plymouth Street, LE MARS, IQWA. M. A. MOOEE, -de.vler m^' m mm 4# Liunber, Lath, Shingles, MetSj Saslir. Blinds, Mouldings. Building Pape"rf3 STONE. HARD AND SOFTrOOX�| Oflaces at LeMars, Kingsley arid.J^p?^^ A large and Tvell assirt.^dlst^kf-'"''^'^"'-^^^ Owing to the low price of/Mmfpf' ness I have concluded to offer ifnUsuai ___. _ , the poniing season. Bring io.yoiir ca- , . 'ardgrades,^ You will find It &"vq"" .,'"�4; a^ojied^Lflm)! iao

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