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   LeMars Sentinel (Newspaper) - May 6, 1890, Lemars, Iowa                                VOL. XX, NO. 36, LE MARS, IOWA, TIJESDA Y, MAY 6,1890.   ISSUED SEMI-WEEKLY. $2.00 PER YEAR SOMETtiING AT LE MARS. Foundry and Machine GUS. PECH, PROP, NEW Shops, 20ta7 All Kinds o� Ciisting Done to Order, Stoiiin Threshers,  Sepcnitors,   Horse Powers, Keiipers and Mowers Uep;iired on Short Notice, llijfhcst Market Price Piiid for old Iron. Mnnufncturcs Well Auijers and Drills. Shop formerly occupied by Guleway M'l'ff Co. HIDES 1 HIDES! HIDES Sides, Felts,   7urs Wool and Tallow. W. M. CLAGG & CO,, . Bnildtng north of Flovd Bam on Eagle Street. Tennesseeans    Driven    from Their Homes by Fever. A HUUKICANE   SWEEPS   TEXAS Timber and Pralilo   Fires Threiitunlng Noitliern   Vlllugcs-ClilUheu   Thrown from a Uiiggy aiid�UlIed iiiid the Moth Driven Insane by the Tragedy. FRED P. WHITNEY, CITrPLUMBEHNDGIS FITTER -dealer in- HATH TUBS, SINKS, ;  IRON ANO LEAD PIPES, WASH BASINS, WATER CLOSETS, FITTINGS * i^ND BUASS GOODS LAWN SPRINKLERS AND FOUNTAINS. HOYT & GOUDIE, -Proprietors of- The Richards House I;   LIVERY, - FEED, P T and Jrale Stable ConToynnco to ony part of the country famished on short notice. Terms reasonable. Our teams are good roadsters and ourveliiclesnewnnd neat. 'Bus and baggage wagon run in connection with the Union H'ltol PaHsongors and baggage token to any part of the city. Telephone No. 23 * HOYT & GOUDIE. Bain & Ketcham LUMBER WAGONS, MARSEILLES AND ADAMS, Hand and Power Sbellers and Feed Hills, Star, Chiimpion and Adams Wind Mills. Hand and l.'nderground Force T'liinp, BRASS CYLINDER PUMP. All goods ,WarruDiod. BAILEY & CO. Cincinnati, May 5.-Additional re ports of the' ravages of spotted fever near Franklin, Tenn., have been re ceivcd, confirming and augmenting the horrors briefly reported last week. The disease is unusually fatal, nine out of every ten persona attacked dying. The fever had a brief run in Sumner and Webster counties aboiit two months ago, but disappeared and tlio people were greatly elated at their seeming escape, bvtt last week-it reappeared and within forty-eight hours of. its coming had taken five lives. Since then a dozen more have died and the people of the stricken districts have about concluded to abandon it forever, as this is the fifth visitation of tlie fever. Farms and all kinds of stock can be bought for a song. The origin of the disease U not known. It comes without warning and goes as suddenly. 71*tf Gus Ilaerling's old stand "ALWAYS ON TIME," .There 18 no lino so handsomely equipped for .Through Passenger Service as "The North Westr 5�jfn Line"r-0., St. P., M. & O. IVs. flfvAll'.well posted travelers between l^';-'^- � THE Twin Cities and Chi. iV  ';Jsrlj;, " ��� vw,.vuce wtai bmlCi.andivlBoiiU.clasBes of passengers, without extra fares.- On theljake Sapnrior portion of the line, between Hinneapolis, St. Paul and Duluth, .J A     and St. Pnal and'Ashland, Pullman sleepers are If1 . UQ on mght trains and parlor oars on day trains    NORTH-WESTERN .%v.Fast through trains are Hlso run between Miune-nv'BpoUs, St. Pirnl and Kausos City, via Uioux City, Sfwith Pnllmiin sli-epers the entire distance, Bt >   :'i''PanlloOmaha.KansU8City,SaltLake, SanFrao-rfr.J-olsdo and Portland. Dining oars are run oniaU �P^,' ^xthtongh trains liver this lin� Detweon^MinneapOT) ^   Us, Bt; Paul .^nd Cbinugo. Besides being the Mt ..........�  LINE    . '^Between'tbese principal cities, tlie Chicago & i'.Northwestorn system.of lines composed of the );!;Chloai50, St, Paul, Minueapplis &X)malia, Chioa-';ko North weetern,'and Fremont, Elkhorn & Mis-aori',. Valley Hail ways '.(all advertised "Tlie -loirtbwestern Line"), offers the (juiokest means of .r^hing all'cities and towns in the territory SCC^rinterseotedby it. In conneotion with the Union sig^Papmoithe C;,.8t. P., M.* O By., also forms a 'Ija through line to the Faoifio coast, opnrated.as the |:,<-^Xia^e.8iipe4or, St. Paul Jc Union Pacific Line. ^'''?^;AU'p^rtioulare, with maps and time tables, may 'i'Cbe obtained at any station; or write direct to T. W. TBASIJALE. Gen'l Paia. Agt. St. Paul, Min n A Hiirrlcaiio in Texim. WxLLSPOiNT, Texas, May 5.-A hurricane struck here at noon and every house in to^vn is more or less damaged. Two persons were killed outright .and several injured. The killed are Mrs. Bowen, caught under a falling wall and crushed to doatli; a negro girl, 14 years old, daughter of Sam Mitchell. The injtired are Jack Ballard, internally, dangerous; a son of F. McManus, arm broken in two places; Mrs. Mitchell, (colored) mother of the girl killed. Mrs. Freeman's residence was blown over, the family just getting out in time to escape injury. The Methodist church and public the building were demolished, while other churches were blown off their foundations. A number of stores and residences were blowni down. The hurricane also visited Mesquote, Thornton, Terrell and other points, doing great damage. A Traill Iliirnea. St. Cloud, Minn., May 5.-Timber fires along the Hinckley branch of the Great Northern railway set fire to tlie bridge across the ravine between Holley and St. Francis stations. When the west-bound regular approached the burned structure Engineer Ryan noticed the bent rails, and apprehending danger, reversed the lever, and together with the fireman,. jumped from the engine. A moment later the engine, tender and ten cars phmged through \the buiTied bridge, a distance of twelve feet, and were entirely consumed by fii-e. No one was injured, although the escape of the engineer and fii-eman was miraculous. Children Killed and Mutltor Driven IiiNnne. Westchester, Pa., May 5.-Willie and Clara Fitzpatiick, aged 8 and C j'ears respectively, were Irilled and two other children seriously, perhaps fatally, injured by being thrown from a carriage. Mr. Fitzpatrick had just phiced the children in the carriage, when Willie struck the horse with a whip, causing the animal to run away. Mr. Fitzpatrick was dragged a long distance and badly hurt in trjing to stop the horse. Mrs. Fitzpatrick was driven insane by the tr,igedy. Dostriiotlve Tliulier Fires. Stillwater, Minn., May 5.-Millions of feet of pine are being consumed in the St. Croix valley by forest flre.s. For miles the air is so filled with smoke that breathing is almost impossible. Hundreds of men are at work plowing about their meadows to prevent the spread of forest fires. The woodland cannot be saved, and the fii-e ynll cease only after exhausting iti! suiijily of combustibles. Many woodsmen have deserted their hoiiies and gone southward. Praying for More Siioiv. St, Paul, Minn., May 5.-Prayers were offered in a thousand churches in Minnesota Sunday for ii continuance of the heavy snow storm now in progress all over the state. The prairie fires in the vicinities of Gull River, Osakis, Bushford and ,St. Cloud are remote from great forests, and the reports as far as received all show the heavy snow has practically obliterated the fues. Alarming Reports, Hudson, Wis., May 5.-Reports to this point from New Richmond.Wis., are of the most alarming character: Forest, fires are burning on thi-ee sides of the: village, and the last dispatch stated that the depot of the Omaha company was on, fire and asked that the Hudson fire de-pai-tment benished to that point at once. At Quurantiufi, New York, May 5.-The steamshipi Amsterdam which arnved here Satur-onywitha case of smallpox, is still at quarantine. The passengers' numbering 505, will be removed to Hoffman Island, to be held tintil the authorities are satis-fled no others are aflflicted. The ship will be fumigated. 'A Wisconsin Village Soorolied^ ^:;H^ May 5,-r-This vilf lage had a nanw escape from total destruction.  Fire started in some lumber Siles, and; driven by ateriificwind, bore own on the village, carrying everything before it. Ten dwellings were burned before it was gotten under control. Xli� GriMit Tiirlfl" Doliato to l! l �- Qngrfgy-the. idp^'-"'"."'^'--- ^/a":XAGSDA�.� 4k CHASS. Magazines, Clieck Books, General 3ook Binding BLANK BOOKS, The Bainfull Is Qeneral. Sioux B'alls, S. D,, Way's.-Reports received from a number of places in North and South Dakota showthat the rainfall' 13 general throughout both, states and wul be of greatviue to grow-. Ing crops. .SmallTowua 111 Danger.. MOBKHEAD, Minn., Ma>; ^6.--The prai-Ties are abhtae in .Cray, qpunty;, (tnd sev-Maktfi,        smalj, towns wa in.TaaiJ^er of de- CongresHineii Asknd  tu Stand Vlrm 'Free ami Umlliulnislied Coinage. Benver, Col., May 5,-At a meeting of the Coloriulo Silver association, held at opera house block, Hon. H. A. W. Tabor, the president, called the meeting to order. After several ringing.speeches were made, the foUowng resolution was adopted amid, great, enthusiasm: Resolved-That ivo -urge upon pur sonatora and representatives in congress to'stand llrm for tlie free and unaimniislioil Coinage of silver on tliesaino terms and -bnsia with gold, and v^^e call upon �. the Farmers' Alliances all- over .the .poun-try to join us in sooui'lng its passage. If ;8uo-oe�sful it will bring buck tho pi'ice of lands and the proAuots of labor- to wtasreAUoywolrb in 1878, when silver wps demonetized. Compelled to Issue New Stoc!j�._ Philadelphia," May. 5.-The "Asphalt Block company-, -whioh,according to Cashier Samuel Stokes, was the cause of =the suspension of. -the,.Gloucester City Kational bank, has been ".compelled to issued an amount of new stock equal to one-half of its present issue, in order, to raise enough funds to! meet maturing obligations and pariy on biisinesB. The capitaliisation is'$370,000. An EnffV*sUpijfn Hantlng � Heartaolio. New Yoee, llay 5.-^IuBp.eotor Brynea says he did not apoligize to.Mi-s. Martin (or Viotoiia. WoodhuU) when 'she called on him Satui'day.btithe told her and her husband that he was responsible for the BtatoiueUtf.hia had niad^Vithd'that he was M�dy,to tfe sued atanirtimky . .'.1Ex-FresiA�nt Hayes.     \ NEW-iroB?,, May 5,-The steamship, bririo wmdis^rriyed^^ fo^ Bermuda, brought fmp^epideint 'P^mL a�
                            

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