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Waterloo Courier (Newspaper) - January 22, 1896, Waterloo, Iowa PART I FIRST i PAGES 11 TO 8 VOL 372STO41 lT 1858 Dally EitabUibed WATERLOO IOWA WEDNESDAY JA1STTJABY 221890 Single Copies Five CcoU WHOLE SfO 1908 LEGISLATIVE GOSSIP NEWSY LETTER FROM JULIAN RICH ARDS OUR CORRESPENDENT Two Strong State of Governor Allisons Unan imoiu Nomi nate Babb DES MOINES Jan 20 past week in legislative circles has seen the presentation of two of the strongest state papers received by any Iowa legis i latnre in years I refer to the biennial message of Governor Jackson and the inauguraladdress of Governor Drake The former was presented to both bouses of the assembly on Tuesday and it cer tainly deserves more than passing men tion After quoting tbe statistics of the various state institutions the governor calls attention to the fact thatthe de mands upon these institutions are far greater than their capacities The sol diers home the institution for tbe fee ble minded and other like institutions are cited and be brings home tbe fact to our people that otber states have been placed in a similar situation and have proven equal to the Our own people he says are just as pbilan tbrophic as are tbe citizens of any otbei stateand they should not shirktbe re sponsibility which in bis opinion can only be met by a broader more and more just policy on behalf of the state In comparison be cites the per capita expense of state government in cluding tbe support of state institutions in several of tbe eastern states and in Iowa The figures are instructive and are here given In New York tbe per capita expense is in Pennsylvania in Ohio in Michigan in Minnesota and in Iowa only 89 cents The governor adds that it is not reasonable to expect that Iowa can continue long to keep pace with ber sister states on this showing made Suggests a Kcmcdy To remedy matters he says that he does not favor increasing tbe burden of taxation on any property tbat is at pres ent paying its just share but be ad vises that theinillious of dollars of prop erty that evade the assessor annually be required to pay its proportion of the taxes and in this line be says that tbere is no good reason wby our revenues might not be increased by taxing fran chises writs and express companies and by levying upon collateral inheritances Tbe state of Pennsylvania wbicb in 1893 collected in taxes upon collateral inheritances is cited Turn ing from this subject to our educational institutions be urges that the univers ity be given a more generous endow ment and be says tbat this would be good policy from a businesss tandpoint as at present more than are contributed annually by Iowa boys and girls to institutions of learning in other states and this money might be kept at home if the policy of the state was such as would build up our university by the bestowal of a strong endowment The other state educational institutions are commended to the favorable attention of tbe legislature In regard to the public schools it is urged that steps be taken for the better qualification of teachers aud the adoption of the free text book system is endorsed on the ground that it would have a tendency to largely increase the attendance upon these schools Recommends a State Reformatory In regard to the state penal system the message states that reports which the governor has obtained from the differ ent counties show that 30000 people are committed to city and county jails every year It recommends inspection of the jails and strongly urges tbe establish ment of a state reformatory for first offenders between the ages of 15 and 22 sentences do not exceed two years The establishment of a board of Parole and Pardons is also urged The report ofthe state treasurer is quoted from showing the total receipts during the fiscal vear ending June 80 1895 to be and the state anditors warrants redeemed 87839 leaving a balance on band at that time of In regard to the workings of the mulct law the message states that dur ing the year ending June 30 1805 the loss of government permits to sell bquors in the state as compared with the previous year under prohibition was 1768 The number of saloons taxed under the mulct law during the year 1620 and the total revenue de rived therefrom amounted to Inauguration of Drake The inauguration of Governor Drake which occurred on Thursday passed off very satisfactory There was an im mense crowd The inaugural was a strong and businesslike document It dealt with the topics of the day in a manner that showed great study and comprehension All the state institu tions received careful attention and es pecially the educational institutions One expression was the keynfite to this part ofthe address Iowamust edu cate air America must educate or per ish The addressindorsed the project of erection of a memorial hall and also the placing of bronze statues of the late Judge Samuel F Miller iii the state and national capitols Good highways and the development of the waterways were commended and on the subject of railways tho gist of the reference to them may be summed up in tho follow ing extract Tho nearer tho railroads and the people get together and learn to understand and respect the rights of each otber the better it will be for both He recommended that bank rupt stocks ran into the state for sale by nonresidents be taxed and to that end that bonds be required of inch Tendon The raising of the age of consent of fe males to la years was urgently recom mended On national questions tne address was pronounced for protection and sound money and in the matter xf foreign re lations it was just as pronounced in favor of the Monroe doctrine The Turkish handled sternly and the action of the socalled Christian nations of Europe who by jealousies have permitted the massacres to con tinue was severely criticised During the inaugural Senator Allison yas seated on tlie platform and after she address the people of one accord be au shouting Allison Allison Al though a ruction to adjourn had been made Chairman Dungau said Ladies and call for Senator Allison is always in order The sena tor made a short but very felicitous speech andwas enthusiastically cheered ExGovernor Jackson and Hon J S Olarksou were also called for and each bowed their acknowledgments The Republican senatorial caucus which unanimously nominated William B Allison for a fifth term in the United States senate was held in the hall of the house of representatives Wednesday afternoon It was the culmination of the enthusiasm which has possessed the friends of the senator since his arrival in the city on Monday last The hall was crowded by members and their friends ExGovernor Larrabee Gov ernor Jackson and their wives Gover norelect Drake Hon J 0 Olarkson and other notables were among the spectators The joint caucus was pre sided over by Representative Allen Van Emphasized by a Rising Vote The name of Senator Allison was pre sented in behalf of the senate by Sena tor Ellis Clinton and in behalf of the house byRepresentative Temple Osce The seconding speeches were by Senator Healy Port Dodge and Repre senative McArtbur Burlington To give anything like a resume of the speeches is not within the scope of this letter They were eloquent and patri otic and when the voice was given to the wish of every Iowa Republican that Senator Allison may be selected as the partys standard bearer in the next na tional campaigri the enthusiasm of the spectators was stirred to its depths The nomination was carried by acclamation and emphasized by a rising vote A special committee soon escorted Senator Allison before the caucus aud after the applause with which he was greeted had subsided he returned his thanks for the honor received at the bauds of the cau cus He spoke briefly of the powers of the senate and pledged his best ability to the service of the state in the position which for the fifth time he had been nominated Caucus No initiations The caucus nominated P R Cona way state printer Late Young state binder F N Jones warden of the peni tentiary at Fort Madison and P W Madden warden of the penitentiary at Anamesa The election will take place in joint convention at noon tomorrow The Democratic nominations for these positions are Senator W I Babb of Mount Pleasant state printer S B Evans Ottumwa state binder M S Hardie Dubuque warden at Port Madi Bon E E Ben toil of Clayton warden at Auamosa Thomas Hudson Clinton Senate Standing Committee On being inducted into the position of president of the senate Lieutenant Governor Purrott announced the stand ing committees of that body The chairmen are as follows Ways and means Puiik jiidiciary Ellis appro priations Waterman ruihvuysPenrose cities and towns Cheshire suppression of intemperance Perrin congressional and judicial districts Youiii agricul ture Palmer banks Hospws senatorial and representative districts Upton highways Harrirnajj public health Gorrell educational institutions Blanchard military Craig constitu tional amendments UJ1 suffrage Phelps insurance Garst schools Tre win labor Kilbourn mines and min ing Carroll pharmacy Riggen peni tentiaries Rowea printing Hotchkiss federal relations Puspy compensation public officers Hobart charitable insti tutions Juukin elections Carney claims Ericson omiurcfi Ellison re trenchment aud rororm Allyn manu factures Druef rules Mitchell horti culture Bell corporations Healy pub lic lands Lothrop library Berry fish and game Henderson engrossed bills Byers enrolled bilLs Gilbertspu revi sion of code Carpenter building and loan associations Eaton The makeup of the committees gives general satisfaction and the lieutenant governor is complimented highly for his selections Important Bills Introduced The senate got to business on Friday and quite a number of bills have been introduced in that body and referred to appropriate committees Among the most important are the following By Berry defining and regulating fraternal associations by Funk to provide for the better protection of fish by Mitchell appropriating for the purchase of libraries of from 40 to 100 volumes each composed of standard works to be loaned out by the state library to so cieties clubs reading circles etc on payment Of and the guaranty that the books shall be kspt in good condi tion by Phelps to prohibit the manu facture and sale of cigarettes in Iowa by Waterman requiring boards of sup ervisors to limit appropriations to legally authorized revenues by Ellis to govern building and loan associations by Rowen to raise the age of consent in females to 18 years by sameto provide for the better keeping ofjuvenile of fenders by Perrin by to re quire all persons purchasing liquors as a beverage to first obtain a license Bill to IM A bill byPenroso to allow the United States government complete jurisdic tion over the Sac and Pox Indians in Tanji county and transferring tho land hold in trust for them to tho govern ment nid pmmitting tho purchase by the fjovernniont of lands for an indus trial school for these Indianswns passed by tho senate on Friday being iho first bill to pass cither house this session Senator Pusoy of Council Bluffs has introduced a bill permitting tho manu facture of intoxicating liquors in the stain It applies to cities where the petitions of consent hate been obtained under the mulct law and tiorinita tho iiuinuracture uudsale and shipment to dealers only of spirituous or malt liquors in quantities of not less than four gallons or of vinous liquors in quantities of not less than one dozen quarts If the manufacturer soils direct to the consumer he is liable to the tax grovided in the mulct law and if he lils to pay the tax he is liable to all the penalties for the unlawful manufacture aud sale of the same A motion has been adopted in each house looking to a recess next week after Tuesday until the following Tues day to give the visiting committees time to visit tho various state institu tions Speaker Byers has not announced th standing committees of the house yet though though they are expected today JULIAN RICHARDS RUSH TO YUKON GOLD FIELDS Hundreds of Prospnotors Already Start for the North 1 TACOMA Wash Jan spring rush to the Yukon river gold fields has commenced 75 prospectors starting aorth on the steamship Wopeka Nearly all of them took cabin passage the first to Juneau having been reduced to It is expected tbat hundreds of prospectors will go to Juneau between now and April 1 E A Gardner of Cooks Inlet Trad ing and Transportation company who has just returned from Alaska says It is a fact little known that the Alaska Commercial company has been for a long time operating a mine on Ungla island The output is shipped monthly to San Francisco The whole island has been prospected and it is claimed by the company is rich in freemilling ores The same condition exists on the other islands in the vicin ity They abound in rich freemilling ore My information is gathered from personal observations These islands are about 200 miles west of Cooks Inlet T1IK NEW LOAN IS POPULAR BS UNITED STATES TERRITORY Only a Few Miles of Forty Mile Creek Flows Through lirltlslt Territory WASHINGTON Jan rich gold discoveries of Forty Mile creek in Alas ka belong to tbe United States and not to Great Britain Tbe 141st meridian of longitude has been accurately deter mined by an employe of the British government and properly marked at certain places General Duffleld the chief of the coast survey says that but ten miles as the bird flies and of the creek but twelve miles as the water flows is in British territory and that no gold has been discovered in this portion Of the remaining portion of the creek and that in which gold has been discovered is in Alaska and be longs therefore to the United States A bill has been introduced in congress providing for the appointment of com missioners to fix the boundary but it has not yet been acted upon QUEER IOWA CASE SETTLED Liquor Company Unable to Collect an Alleged Sioux CITY la Jan pecu liar point concerning the application of the old Clark liqnor law in this state has just been settled here in connection with a suit brought by the Fred Miller Brewing company against the bonds men of C E Dennis formerly the companys agent at this point Dennis was employed in 1SU2 when although the sale of liquor in the city was winked at by the authorities the prohibition law was still in effect When he re signed his position he was alleged by the company to be behind in bis ac counts and suit was brought against his bondsmen to recover The latter maintained that the entire transaction was in violation of the state law and deuied their liability The court sus tained this position and dismissed the companys petition Aiu That tho S100000000 Coulil lie Taken Twice Over KEW YORK Jan In his weekly review of the financial situation Henry Clews says The Wall street markets remain gen erally quiet There is now almost an entire absence of the spirit of distrust evoked by the Venezuelan affair and it is taken for granted that the disposi tion on both sides to settle the matter through arbitration or by conference between Great Britain and Venezuela will prevent any other disturbances ot public confidence There is also a dis appearanc of the London district towards our investments which forced home such large amounts of stocks aud bonds immediately after the presidents message aud beyond an indisposition to subscribe for the new bonds noth ing unusual remains ill our financial re lations with Great Britain Bond Issue W1U Bo Taken There is every indication that the subscriptions to the United States loan j to be opened Feb 5 will easily take up the entire bonds offered The bond syndicate realizing this fact concluded to step out which to say the least is a magnanimous act The an nouncement of the dissolution of tho syndicate however reveals the fact that the syndicate had received sub scriptions amounting to which amount was pledged to bo paid into the United States treasury as re quired thus showing the supply of gold in this country ready to go into govern ment bonds at a remunerative rate and which must be a surprise not only at home but abroad After this exhibition of gold strength it willscarcely bo fair for European bankers and others to continue their predictions that the United States government will be un able to maintain gold payments THE VENEZUELAN CPMMISSION Through Secretary OIncy Asks For Pres entation of Ctiges WASHINGTON Jan the meet ing of the Venezuelancommission tho fact was made a letter had been directed to the sectary of state by the commission requiting him to call upon the Great Brit ain and Venezuela for in sup port of their respective positions in the boundary dispute Secretary Olncy acknowledged the receiptof this letter andstatecl that he had carried out the wishes of the commission but up to this meeting no answer has been re ceived front either Of the governments addressed The commission selected Mr S Malet Prevost a well known New York lawyer as its secretary and also chose a corps of assistants then adjourned RUSSIA WILL REMAIN NEUTRAL Will Not He Drawn Into Any Sort ot a NEW YORK Jan dispatch to The Herald from St Petersburg says Russias policy at the present moment is steadfastly to avoid being drawn into any combination or complication with Armenia Germany England or Abys sinia but to keep the Orieutaj question ever foremost The Novosti commenting on the friendliness of the English press says We esteem her high civilization but we see the defects in her policy which is purely egotistical An alliance could be useful ouly to her not to us France and Russia must remain neutral Arbitration Very Probable LONDON Jan Chronicle be lieves that both England and Venezue la will institute inquiries into the set tlements and cessions of laud in the disputed terrtory This will present a basis the Chronicle thinks for the renewal of negotiations It is now most probable that arbitration will be resorted to Crisis at Hand in Bulgaria NEW YORK Jan dispatch to The Herald from St Petersburg says Reports received here show that aii ether crisis is hand in Bulgaria Prince Ferdinand is being openly opposed by Dr Stoiloff and wants to replace him by Grekoff in the office of prime min ister Grceuway Expresses Satisfaction WINNIPEG Man Jan Greenway who has returned to the city from his farm said that the new legislature of Manitoba would probably be called for dispatch of business Thursday Feb C The premier ex pressed great satisfaction at the result of tbe elections Horsewliipnci the Tramps CEXTRALIA Mo Jan tramps visited this city Saturday even ing aud after becoming intoxicated began to disturb the peace by entering stores restaurants and other places of business and threatening tbe lives of I several citizens They were locked up by the City marshal Less than au hour later they were takeu from the officers by six masked men and escorted to a point one mile east of the city where each tramp was given a severe liorsewhinnmfr and then zeleased Dubs Has Plans lir tho Future CLEVELAND Jan 2 V Debs says that he expects to sever his official counecton with the American Railway union within the coming year His purpose is he said to devote his time to the labor movement in general and not to any particular organization He will however retain his member ship in the A R U Governor of the Creek Nation Drowned MTJSCOOEE I T Jan Governor Esparthechcr of the Creek Nation was drowned while trying to cross the deep fork near hero The boat was down the stream by tho current and striking a log was overturned Ilold a Meeting ST PAUL Jan 2J The Surveyors and Engineering society which was formed a year ago will hold its first annual meeting Tuesday in tho office of Charles A Forbes 315 and 8115 Lum bermens Exchange on Seventh street lllithop llnyftood COVING TON Gn Tun Bishop Haygood ofthe Mii liocllst Episcopal Church South diocl nt bis homo in Ox ford Smuhw IMcnoIek Suing For Peace MASSOWAN Jan to dis sensions in the Shoan camp Emperor Menelekis suing to the Italians for peace He has asked General Barateiri in command of the Italian forces in Abyssinia to appoint u plenipotentiary for the purpose of arranging the terms of peace Didnt Care to It WASHINGTON Jan anti silver men gave the debate on the free silver substitute for the bond bill a now turn by urging au immediate vote and saying they cared not to debateit The silver men said prefer de bate for the present WIM Auditor of the Treasurer CINCINNATI Jan M Nixon president of the Fifth National bank in this city and auditor of the treasury department under Harrisons administration died at his home in Now Castle Ind aged 54 Ornln Hnil Cowl Burn ST JAMES Minn Jam Peavy Coa elevator nt Grogan about five miles east of this city burned during the morning Ton thousand bushels of grain and several tons of cool contained in the buildf UK were destroyed AMIIYHCH BILL Bouth Carolina Ilonss Passes a Very Appropriate Measure Counties in Which Lynching Occur Will Bo Made lie sponsible To the Amount of at Least to Be Paid to Legal Representatives COLUMBIA S C Jan anti lyiiching bill was passed in tho houso of representatives It provides that in all cases of lynching where death eii suea the county where the lynching takes place shall be liable in exemplary damages in a sum of not loss than to be recovered in a competent court by the legal representatives of tho person lynched TWO INDICTMENTS HOLD GOOD Decision of Judgo Grosscup on AU In terstate Commerce Case CHICAGO Jan tho United States district court Judge Grosscup handed down an opinion on the motion to quash the indictments in tho Santa Fe alleged violation of the interstate commerce act The indictments were upheld in part and quashed in part John A Hanloy general traffic mana ger of the Santa Fe and ExPresident Binehart of the road were adjudged to have been properly indicted on two counts These counts set forth that from April to November 1892 the two officials violated the act by giving rebates and drawbacks aud that on Oct 15 of that year they made they made tho pay ment The rebate was paid to Nelson Morris but the indictment as to Morris was quashed on tho ground that tho rate was a discrimination against ship pers by the railroad and Morris ac ceptance of the rate iu no wise made him guilty of discrimination The EfToot of tho Decisions These decisions are in effect that a shipper could not bo held for violation in accepting a rebate and is the first legal interpretation of that part of the interstatecommerce law making ship pers equally liable with carriers to a violation of law in discrimination Hanley and Biuehart will not submit without a stubborn fight and probably an appeal to a higher court The rail road interests of the country will take the general issue of the law to the courts of last resort IS JINGOISM GONE DAFT Now York Worlds Opinion of the Davis Resolutiou NEW YORK Jan The World de scribes the new movement in the sen ate as jingoism gone daft and de nounces the resolution of the foreign relations committee as uncalled for as borrowing and inviting trouble a based upon false pretenses as danger ous aud calls upon the common sense and real patriotism of the people to make themselves felt at Washington But Washington at the present mom nient seems to be living a life of its own Keplj to the Hayaid Resolution WASHINGTON Jan 21 presi dent has sent to the house his reply to the resolution calling on him for infor mation as to what he had done about the matter of the speeches delivered by Ambassador Bayard He transmitted copies of the two speeches in full and also copies of letters from Mr Bayard explanatory of them No action was taken by the president on the speeches except to notify Mr Bayard of the action of the house Place of tho Sherman Statin WASHINGTON Jan Sherman statue commission has decided to place the equestrian statne of General Sher man to be erected in Washington under the auspices of the Army of the Ten nessee on the reservation just south of the United istates treasury building where it can Le seen the length of Pennsylvania avenue from the capital westward Congratulations for Ulsmnrck LOSDON Jan Standards Berlin special says Prince Bismarck received over 600 congratulatory tele grams including one from Emperor Francis Joseph and one from King Humbert aud nearly all the German sovereigns The fact that Dr von Boetticher has not received a new dec oration has revived the rumors of his resignation Onnlcl H Pnlrlfer Dead MILWAUKEE Jan special to The Evening Wisconsin from Showano Wis says Daniel H Pnlcifer late United States postoffice inspector died suddenly of heart disease The de ceased was 08 years of age He served in tho Wisconsin legislature in 1879 and was scrgeautatarms of the assem bly in 1880i Spooner Murderer Caught SPOONEK Wis Jan Loborto who Sept 18 stabbed Harvey Grantthy in a fight was captured at Toronto Out Ho was going tmder the name of Joseph Roberta Efforts Will bo made to secure his extradition Tho JPnraguny nvor so oniioo from republic of tho snmo rinino on Its bnnkd 1800 milOH in length At points in Its lower course It is from 5 to miles Too fluch Clothing Our Inventory shows that we have TOO MANY WINTER SUITS AND OVERCOATS 1 Those garments arc right in season but have got to go to make room for bur mammoth spring stock Price wont cut much of a figure as we must have the room Winter Caps Gloves Mittens and Underwear At Slaughter THE EARLY BIRD CORRALS THE CATERPILLAR so COMB QUICK IF YOU WANT BARGAINS CARPENTER SONS THE PALACE 123 125 East Fourth Street WATERLOO IOWA I j MANY REFUOJJKS ABRTVMJ Steamers From Cuba Crowded With TAJIPA Flu Jan steamer Olivette lost night brought 45 refugees here from Cuba and Saturday night IbO to Key West Three hundred refugees are already booked for the next trip and additional benches and cots will be taken to accommodate them Those arriving say that if one does not partici pate in the revolution they must leave Cuba or join the Spanish forces Those able to leave are doing so but tho less fortunate will join the revolution and greatly swell the Cuban army General Martinez Campos is expected by tho next steamer to return to Spain through the States and New York There is some talk hero of giving Gen eral Campos an ovation when he ar rives BRIEF BITS OF NEWS Bernard Gillain the noted cartoonist is dead The Japanese insist that the queen of Corea is dead St Paul Odd Fellows will establish a home for indigent members The daughters of Erin will hold a state conference at St Paul Fob 10 Bank note circulation will be in creased it ia said by tho bond issue General Thomas Ewing was injured by a New York cable car He will probably recover Four designs for the Sherman eques trian statue have been selected for fur ther elaboration May Bean a 12yearold Cincinnati girl is supposed to have suicided by taking strychnine Otto Sutro one of the leading musi cal publishers of the South died at Baltimore Sunday Smith Stoughton retail shoe deal ers of Boston Chicago Cleveland and Milwaukee have failed The Spanish minister of foreign affairs resigned because of the disposi tion of Martinez de Campos Ada Owens 15 years of age of Jef ferson 0 secured a divorce from a man who abducted and married her Throe men suspected of being the Nassau Junction Mo train robbers jure under arrest in Mound Ciy Kan Chief Justice Snodgrass of Tennessee said he shot Prosecutor Beasley because he thought the laller wouid shoot him President Iiigolls of the Big Four railway system is suggesled by Cinciu nutiiiis for the Democratic presidential nomination It seems that General Valeriano Weyler instead of General Polavieja is to be governor general and captain general of Cuba Louis F Cain a 12yearold boy at Helena Mon choked to death while eating breakfast a piece of egg getting into his The latest is that Senator Davis the author of the very sweeping declaration of the Monroe doctrine is after the sec retaryship of state ExCongressman Alley of Massachu setts is dead aged 78 He was an ex Union Pacific director and a pioneer of the old Free Soil party It is stated that Speaker Reed has de cided that he wont let New Mexico andArizona into tho Union while they remain in favor of free coinage The tailors of New York are to pre sent Mayor Strong with orsnit of clothes made from American manufactured cloth made from American wool Cardinal Guillaumo Reno Moignau archbishop of Tours was found dead in bed at Tours France Ho was born in 18J7and was created a cardinal in 1888 Harrisons friends assert that his chances for getting tho Republican nomination nave been helped by his engagement to Hn Hary Lord Dim mick Ov A copy of the Daily TimesEcho of Eureka Springs Ark contains a half column account of a reception tendered Horace Boies at the Pence hotel in that city where the exgovernor is now stopping Miss Emma Fike who was referred to in a recent issue of tho COURIER as being in a critical condition is today reported much better and the attend ing physician says she will probably be able to return home within a week Barclay Items Messrs J and R Thompson have justrettirned from Storm Lake They like that part of the state well Mrs Stewart Mr Palmer and some others are losing hogs with cholera Mr and Mrs MacDonald of Water loo visited at Mr Pattens Friday Miss Owens who teaches in No 8 visited her sister Mrs Dickey of Dun kerton Sunday Ed Donaldson is working at Mr Nes JMds Mr F Robinson has bought the jew elry store in Failbank where his many friends will find him if they need any thing in his line Messrs Chaplin Wade R and J Thompson marketed hogs Tuesday The two former iu Waterloo the others in Jesup Mr Read bought a new wagon last week Mr and Mrs Warner visited Dun korton Friday Will Gibson was in Waterloo over Sunday Bert Dickey and Harry Shade of Gresham visited at Dickeys a few days last week Tls Daniel The BinckhttWk creamery paid 1100 per hundred for tnilk during Decembeir MANUFACTURERS OF SASH DOORS BLINDS MOULDINGS And dealers in Lumber and Fur niture Church Work Store and Bank Fixtures to order Tanks Refrigerators and Apiary Sup plies Oldest and Most Complete Undertaking Establishment in tlie City VICTORIA This name applies to a new Dinner Set WE AJIE showing for the Holiday trade Tbe body Is of English SemiPorcelain and ii oldtraced Edges now until told 100 Piece Set for feel dull and depressed sometlBM dont you Jfot quite np to tlw mark BROWNS CURE Will make you yourself again It cam DYSPEPSIA Constipation Indiffw ion any Loss of Appetite and by to favorable action upon Stowaob Liver and wo ttrtHwife us System doing way insomnia and r5c Mnt prepaid 1 order a
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