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   LeMars Sentinel (Newspaper) - May 9, 1890, Lemars, Iowa                                1 ^^ji VOL. XX, NO. 37, LE MARS, IOWA, FKlDA Y, 9, 1890.   ISSUED SEMI-WEEKLY. $2.00 PER YEAR EXIT WINTER. Dull times don't matter, always some clothes to be sold. If our goods are more desirable than others you should buy them. We have been selling clothing for twenty-two years and feel rather familiar with the business. Our sales in LeMars for the past nine years have been very satisfactory, but this year we have bought more GOOD GOODS than ever before. We are bound to win more trade to do a larger busi- neks. Merit in Her^^^^  Pays is our motto-we live up to it. We can't buy clothes too good or sell them too cheap. You will find our stock very complete this season in CLOTHING, Hats, Gloves, Shoes, NECKWEAR, UNDERWEAR, ItB Sis. Fii Sis -AJ^D- French Flansel SUrts, Collars, Cnffs, Trnnks, Valises &c. You've heard of us, now come , and see us we will do you good. -AT- ONE PRICE .; S. Clothing House ARKANSAS' BLOT Investigation Following Clayton's Untimely Taking Off. BfiOOD DENIES SAWTELLE'S STORY Btinkor Clnaaon'H Trial - FJiiladulpliia Hankers Arrested-An Illinois Murder -Desperate lOncouninr llotwoeii Wiirg:-lars and Offlccrg-A Fatal Quarrel. Lexington, Ky., May 8.-There were no sensational developments in the Cleiy-ton-Breckiniidgo investigation. The judges and olevlcs of election at Cotton Plant township, Woodi-uit connty, were examined, and testiiied that the election was fair and the count honest. Ahout five hundred negroes testified as to how they voted in theii- respective townships. R. A. Hooper, hrother of the late Thomas Hooper, te.stifled that his father was killed by Powell Clayton's militia on Doc. 0, 18G9. Ho never knew what his father was an'ested for. His father was tied to a horse, and while the mUi-tia was taking him to Louisville they shot him to death. No one was ever punished for the mtirder. He declared that at no time during the month of Jamiary, 1889, did he see his brother. "Doc" Itlood. Dover, N. H., May 8.-Coimty Solicitor John Kivel has received a letter from Dr. Charles Blood, revealing his whereabouts-with relatives near the Canada line-offering to become a governnient witness in the trial of Isaac Sawtelle for the murder of his brother, Hiram Sawtelle. Blood wi'ites that he can prove the charges against him in Sawtelle's confession to be untrue. He denies having met Sawtelle in the Astor House, New York, as stated by the latter; that he was with Sawtelle any time during the montt prior to the murder, or that he was in New Hampshire when the crime was committed, and asserts liLs ability to establish an alibi. He aslcs only the assurance that he shall have that protection which the government always accords its witnesses. ' AITaU's of a Collaiised llaTik. Philadelphia, May 8.-The assignee of the collapsed National Bank of America made a statement to the stockholders sho-wing total liabilities of $526,048, and assets amounting nominally to $753,745. Of the assets $1,355 is in cash, $3y,000 in the Asphalt Block company's bonds and stock, and $80,000 in American Life Insurance stock. The $376,000 paid in by the stockholders is not included in the liabilities. The stockholders have decided to make application for the appointment of an appraiser. The depositors hope to get at least 50 per cent, of their money back. Wholesale Hold-Ups. Las Vegas, N. M., May 8.-Early yesterday morning two men held up a night operator, two conductors, two engineers and a watchman at Lamy Junction while two ti'ains were awaiting orders, and secured seven watches and $35 in cash. The night clerk recognized one of the robbers as Lee Waite, a notorious horse thief and liighwajnnan who was released from the penitentiary at Santa Fe Tuesday on bail. A posse is in pursuit.__ Killed OH His Farm. Mattoon, nisi. May 8.-James Rogers, a fanner residing nine miles north of this city, was found with his skull fractured, in his field. He died from the effects of his injuries later. Two neighbors, Hafve Campbell and Jack King, who had been drinking hea;Vily Sunday arid Monday, are suspected' of ha^^ng dealt the blows. Campbell was arrested in this city and King will prob-ahly soon be under arrest.' Rogers leaves a wife and several cluldren. Banker Claasen's Trial Begun. Ni!w York, May 8.-The tiial of Peter J. Claasen, ex-president of the Sixth National banlf, charged. >vith embezzling the securities'of the bank, wa^ begun in the Uniteil'Stiites cu'cuit court. The accused is defended,,by Gen, P. Ben.i .Poster and ex-United States Assist-.' ant District Attorney Tenney. The proser cntion is represented by-United States Distiict Attorney Mitchell, and his assistant, Mr. Rose. i.iablo to Indletinont. Nashville, Terin.,, May .8.-Judge Ridley, of the criminal court,. charged the gi-and jury that newspaper publish^ ers who offer prizes for the most popular person, and for the nearest guess at the population of- the city, county or state, are liable to indictment for violation of the law against gambling. He held that prizes could be offered x^rovid-ed no coupons were printed. Denperute Xlncouiiter with Burj^Iurs. Massillon, O., May 8.-Duiing a desperate encounter between Officers Hagen and Ertle and two _ masked burglars Hagen was shot through the leg and beaten-over the head with revolvers, receiving four ugly gashes. One burglar escaped and the other was caught. Eighteen shots were exchanged. ' Fatal Quarrel Over a JuilBinont; New'Waterford, O., May 8.-In a quarrel over a judgment note Ira Mar-latt shot and killed Barack Ashton, foui-miles south of here, and wounded Lewis Bell. He fired a shot at the sheriff while being , arrested but was overpowered and locked up. ^.    A 14-Year-OId Boy to Hang; BAtEiGH,N; 0., May. 8.-Avery Butler, the l4-year-old'boy who shot and killed his father at Clinton recently, has been convicted of murder and sentenced to be hanged June 10. He said in his testimony on his own behalf that his mother urged him to assassinate his father. One of. the Boodle Board. New York, May 8.-Ex-Alderman Henry L. Sayles, of the boodle board of 1884, furnished $25,000 bond in the district attorney's office to await the issue of his case. His brother, Sol, Sayles, went on his bond.   ^ ' Bankers Arrested; PHILADET.JHIA, May 8.-The president and leading ri.ofScera^^ of the Bank of AmericaVereiw^epte^'torireceivingde-podto wMla'iilw'AlNiink wiu^:-l^ MKTIfOniST lUSIIOP.S. T\cy Meet (n HI. r.oiilH-Tiiu Qundruu-iiial J.oI.f.iT U(ni FRONT,  OPERA HOUSE BLOCK, LEMARS. Have now their stock complete of seasonable goods.   Ladies will find it to their interest to look over, the iBammoth stock of White Goods, Embroideries, Dress Goods, And the LATEST TEIMMINGS.     The largest stock of Corsets and Hosery. Buy your Dresses of Kluckhohn & Kerberg and get a pattern free with every suit.      Pine Shoes from $1.00 up for everybody. t llOiS, FINE CANDY BISCUITS. Opera House Grocery. BRAY     GARPijNTijR. 6th St. IveMars, Iowa. M. A. MOORE, .... -'-DBAItEB IN-:-1 Lniber, Latb, Sbingles, Pickets, Sash, 'Doors, BlindSf^Mouldings^ Building Paper^^ STONE, HARD AND SOFT OOJ^L Offices at LeMars, Kingsiey and Moyille, lo. A large and well assorted stock of aSeasoned' Lumber constancy Owing to the low price oftfatm'prodnceland:the.clnlemBrgiiu:i�fiB ness IIxaveconcludedtooffer^QniunalVinduceinentsto.'ttioae,wiBhln,' t 00 12   

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