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Hutchinson News (Newspaper) - March 12, 1890, Hutchinson, Kansas HUTCHINSON DAILY NEWS: WEDNESDAY MORNING. MAflCH 12,1890. cation Mnri Mnko Wortl* of Wlmlom. Thr�re Is fit this inomenL a viut number of young men all over the country who tmvo deep find hunting desire to Imve n college oil ucatlon, but who from Rtrni toned circumstances know not how to obtain it I am to try to help them. First, let the youth nettle witb himself �whether he hen such a taste And talent for learning and ftuch a strength of character am purpose as will carry him through the diffl-cultfea which lie will have to encounter an he past**) through school and college If ho has bot, let hiui betake himself to mmo kind labor or business, rather than enter upon itruggle in which ho will probably falterani fail. But If he has, let him follow his Inclinations, nnd in the end, God sparing him, he will be sure to succeed and find many means of enjoyment and usefulness provided for him. kducatinq himbelf. He will first have to look out for a school where the branches leading to a college entrance hvo taught. It Is necessary thut he should have sumo teacher, professional Don-professional, to start hiin. If ho can coutinue with his teacher ho should do so. But if ho cannot ho may to a largo extant educate himself. In Princeton college some of our brightest and most solid studeuts have been, to a large extent, self educated* gottlng occasional aid from their minister, or from a college almnmis, or a stray teacher. A youth thus trnined may acquire a robustness of mind never acquired by those who have been depending all along on others. While ho is pursuing this course, with a teacher, if possible, without a regular tu tructor if he cannot have one, lot him koiuI for a college cataloguo, which he will get for nothing or for a trifle, and let him examine It carefully In order to direct his studies. In order fully to comprehend it ho should con suit with bin teacher or minister, or a college graduate. Meanwhile he may have to en gage in some work bringing a hi it all rcuutnor-atiou; the best office he can get is that of an assistant teacher. Whatever he does, he should reserve his evenings for study. In nearly all American colleges thure are scholarships which may not fully sustain him, but will help him aud tit least pay his tuition. Let him apply for one uf these, aud by perseverance hu is sure to get iu By menus of tht� catalogue, or by private inquiry, he will fiud what the expenses of the collego are for tho year. There are good colleges in which he can struggle through for $.'100, or even $"J00 a year iu addition to hid scholarship. Iu tho summer vncatiou of three months he mny be able to gut remuuerutlvo work iu some house of business, suy as a clerk or temporary assistant; iu the harvest field, which will give him health; iu hawking books, which will show him tho country; as waiter iu a hotel, or in some chance job, any oue of which will give him a knowledge of the world aud business hauiu, to miiku his fchohirship money avail able for good. All such employments are respectable aud actually respected when tho character is good; more so, and will raise biiu more in the esteem of his friends and the public, than a constant dependence on eleemosynary aid. GOOD CONDUCT AND DIUOKNClt. But he may get friends to aid him who will not interfero with his independence. It may be that the congregation of which he is a member, more esi>ecially If he is going forward to tho ministry, may help one who is helping himself; or eoine ludy or gentleman noticing his perseverance may encourage one who is evidently so anxious to Improve himself. If his means fall him, he may retire from calk-go for a year or two aud engage in wme useful employment, to return with perhaps a more, mature tnhid. Let him all the while bo securing the friendship of his professor and his fellow students, not by cringing or fawning, but by good conduct and diligence in study, aud they may tell of odices which he can fill, and help him to secure them, Give ua a young man with fair talents, with good moral character and with perseverance, aud under the good providence of God, which he should always seek to watch over him, aud he is sure to succeed iu spite of all discouragements uud difficulties. I can claim thut when 1 was a college professor or president 1 bad always great pleasure in encouraging such struggling young men. Now iu my retirement I have no greater enjoyment than in following the careers of those who huvo studied under tue, many of them having attained high and houorable positions In tho church, at the box-, in medicine, or in business. 1 can coma eighty-seven professors or presidents of colleges-ooven iu Ireland and eighty In America-who studiod under me. I get occasional letters from old pupils in South America, iu India, in China and Japau, occupying useful pohitioiH as mis ttfouarics and iu dozens of other fields. a hAMI'LE CASK. Oue case may be u wimple t^tWa. Vi"4t�u . 1 was professor iu t)ujhji^ j� iwq \ J}r i I Robert Hart, who hadTwu the lirst student of his year aud the first tu my classes of philosophy, came to me after gruduuting uud said: "You have given mu a hi^h education, but I do not know what to inaku of it." 1 unkod to whdt denomination h� Udouged, and he told me that ho was a Methodist, aud 1 suggested thut he might become a Methodist minister. Hut he replied thut he had no call. 1 inquired whether hu would go on tu law, aud he said: "I am the sou of u working miller. The training for law Is very expensive and my father has uo mure money to upend for me." 1 told him I would keep his case before me. Bhortly after the distinguished statesman, Kurl Clarendon, asked our preeidont to wind up u student to compete for a poailiou in tho cousular service iu China. I gut him appointed our candidate aud hv stood first in a competition open to every college iu the Uritish dominions. Jle went to China, rose to be a high mandarin, became collector for the whnu* external revenue of Chiua, wo� appoiuiM by the llritish govern-muut iinibassudor to China, was made u baronet by Queen Victoria (Sir Hubert ilrtrt), established himself a uuivur�ily to give western learning to the Chinese, mid L-, now iu'-kuuwU'dgtul to be ubout thu uUeit and uiohl Influential man iu that great empire. Hut thii i* nut the bent pari uf my felory. A few yt-aia ago he wrote me, saying: "1 owe miit-h to you. 1 believe you Imve u son In rriiicouiii college; let him graduate aud then hot id him out U> Cliitm, uud 1 will pro-vido for him fur lite," We did not accept the uirVr. Hut 1 wu� greatly touched by tho iuciduut. J uii-ntion thuMi thing* not to gratify uuy ]>ei'boual vanity 1 may huvu, but himply to tWOourug).' ,\oung men to culiivuto their juiiuds. 1 imve hpt-nt thirty-six years of my Jjfo in U'Ui'hiug hiudoiit*. Now when 1 have ' 'tocetiMt from iin-> w.,il. 1 htivogn-ut saiibtoi^ tiou iu writing tin* pupor to htuou ute young lituit to devote iht miaul vi* to htudy mid there* /bysee-k toriwj to pillion* of muttulness.- Ji*mt� AicCoah, ex-JJruhid�ut of 1'rinoaton Q9&Vjf�t iu N*w York Mail uud ICxyrw**. lane Drummer. ] to a drummer at the Bt, r Orleans, and ah I waa r^boiit 10 o'clock at night all and asked: located >mT' end to sitL:h things." 11, you are in for a roasting miiw night. I never go to 1*m1 in a hotel until after I havo located every stairway and lire escape. If thf*re was to be an alarm here to-night I could jump out of bed with tho fullest confidence of saving myself. See here a minute," And he took me into his room and produced from his trunk a fire escape made of ropes, and explained: "Should I happen to be cut off from tho stairs or escapes, here Is my other chance. I catch thifi hook on the window sill, so. throw the rope out, so, and I can lower myself fifty feet in forty seconds." Wo had Iwon In bod About two hours when I was awakened by tho odor of smoke, and was hardly on my feet when a gong sounded and 1hore wero shout* of "Firel" Tho smoke was so thin that I knew the danger was yet afar off and began dread bg. While bo en gaged I heard the drummer cantering up and down the hall, shouting "Firel" at tho top of his voice. Whon I finally got out I found him jammed into a linen closet half way down thu hall and crying like a child. His ropo escape hung on the wirework of the elevator, and he had made a bundle of his clothes and flung them over a trausom into another room. Tho Are was out by the time I was dressed, and when the watchman who was going about to quiet tho peoplo reached our hall, the drummor clasped him around the neck and shoutad: ".Say I say I Show me tho way down stairs and I'll give you a million dollars-yes, twenty millionsP'-New York Sun. Presenting a Flag. The presentation of an American flag to the grammar schools of Bangor reminds mo of a similar occurreueo which took placo in a Maine village In the summer of 18U3. A company of volunteers being about to depart for the state capital wero drawn up on tho green to receive a Dag that had Iwen made by the patriotic members of the local sowing circle. Tho village pastor made a sensible presentation s]>ecch, and the banner was received by thooaptuin of tho compauy, whorhanded it to the color bearer, a witty Irishman. Thou, facing the worthy pastor and his fair flock, tho embarrassed captain proceeded to acknowledge the gift as follows: ileverend sir and ladies: This beautiful i\n^ which 1 boo before mo"- "It's behind yex, captaiu," interrupted tho olor Ikmiit. "Which I see behind me," amended the blushing nfllcer, "stands for somelhiug more than the emblem of a powerful nation. It Is beauty's tribute to valor, and as such it is doubly dear to the gallant hearts around mo. hi thanking you for your gift, ladies, wo pledge ourselves faithfully to defend it. At the closo of tho campaign those of us who are sjHired will bring this flag back to you, unless it is bltmn to atoms by shot from tho enemy, in which event we'll-we'll"- "We'll bring them back the pole'" shouted the enthusiastic Irishman, to tho delight of. tho crowd and tho relief of the superior ofllcer.-Lewiston Journal. and they are a very mwutTmi war*;, neevrntea In Sevres imtiern*, but they wero made in Paris. There's practically no real Bovrea in tho market.'' Smash! A package in tho lady's hands was hurled violently to tho floor, shivering its contents ami making, with the picturesque language which attended the demolition, Interesting little incident which will bo remembered long in tho unnals of china shopping.-New York Letter. Fmithfnl Depravity. Carl and Ruth, brother and sfnter, aged aud 4, are known to their i turned into relatives and ton good many besides as ''terror* Tho other afternoon thoy were engaged in a very promising sparring contest, when their mother intervened with soino violence, took both contestants by tho collar and set them down sharply on tho floor, one on one side of the fireplace and tho other on the other side. Then she seated herself between them. "There 1" she exclaimed; "now stay there[ exactly where you are, aud I forbid you to make a sound 1" There was something �tni8.mlly peremptory, perhaps, In thlB treatment, and for a few moments tho "terrors" wero cowed. Cart sat silent, blinking- and looking puzzled. His mother would have sworn that he was studying up some means of getting around her com mauds. And presently she was astonished to see him extend his hand solemnly toward Ruth, with the remark: "Let us pray!" And the two children fell on their knees, while thu boy repeated tho Lord's Prayer. He knew his mother couldn't spank him for that -Listener in Boston Transcript. Telecraptty in Conversation. An expert woman telegrapher was tolling odd things connected with her profession. "Do you know how many more ways teleg rupher* Imve of communicating among them-wives than ordinary mortals ImvePshe asked. "No? Well, I'll tell you. Not long ago, in crowded house, I saw an associate to whom I very much wished to say a fow words. She was within easy heariug distance of me, but I could not get closo enough to her to whisper what I wished to say, and I could not even catch her eye. Suddenly 1 thought of something. I noticed that tho frame of the chair in which 1 was sitting was iron. I took my latchkey out of my pocket aud, striking the frame of tho chair, tapjKxl out her full name. Her practiced ear caught tho sounds at once. She turned and saw mo. Then I tapped oat my full message on tho rim of my chair. S' took her latchkey from her |k*cket and sent an answer in tho samo way. Not a word was spoken, and only two orthrco persons noticed the clicking, and these did not understand what it meant."-New York Evening Sun. Wliere Frost FIhIi Spawn. It hi probable that tho frost fish has made the Raritan its favorite aud^specJul spawning rendezvous ever since that river has been doing business for itself^ Tradition says that Old John Inian, who in the early part of the Seventeenth century built the lirst homo in Prigmoro's swamp, and, where tho Albany street bridge now is, ran tho first rope ferry in New Jersey, was one bltUr February morniug Turrying a passenger across on tho ice, when, happening to look through the crystal clear covering, be saw that tho river had turned to molten silver and was running up stream with a volume and iwrsi.stence that iudicatod a bad leak somewhere iu the lower bay. John was uot one of tho kind of old tneu who become paralyzed with astonishment. He was practical. Ho took a maul and broke a hole iu the ice to see what that silver would assay to tho quart. He then discovered that the silver sheen was the passage of a few billions of frost fish on their way to the spawning grounds, which wore then near where Bound Brook now is,-New York World. A I Jos ton Landmark. Turn into Bullfinch place some day iu tho ancient quarter of Boston, and pull the bell if No. 2, but see that you do it rovereutly, for tho threshold is sacred to the memory of many footlight idols who are now passed off into tho silence. This is tho most famous pri-ute boarding place of theatrical stars in America. It Is Miss Foster's house and she herself is one of Bostou's typical old ladies. The houBe is full of mementoes, from paintings by Jefferson to cast ofT coutumes of Mc-Cullough, aud every nook and cranny speaks of William Warreu. I found Annie Pixley hero iu the room where Warren spent his last years. "He died in this bed," said Miss Pix-'where my trunk is stood his- �.:clBu; it ij^tuyrj K4'.��***-> 'i^y;*|-Jh * WfTil1ta .'ii-j -Cor. Philadelphia Press. *� '________. _ ___ A liifttllietloii. "Mif-s, you can't bring dogs into the car," said a Third avenue conductor to a young woman who tenderly held a wriggling little object wrapped up iu a shawl, " 'Taiu't a dog," snapped the young woman, and tho discomfited conductor retreated to the rear platform amid a general titter. He studied the cose for a few minutes, and then returning to the young woman, Bald: "Miss, you cau't bring cats in, neither." " Tttin't a cat," said the yo�ng woman, "it's a rabbit;" and tho long ears emerged in confirmation of her assertion. At this the conductor looked puzzled for a moment, and then said: "Well, that's according to the rules of the conyiuny; dogs is dogs and cats is dogi, but rubbita it insects; so you can stay."-Now York Star. Talking a Natural Gift. Mrs. Mary A. Livermore is a woman who talks l>ecause she cannot help it. She has something to say, and she says it royally. The knowledge of tho gift which she posse: came to her quite accidentally, and not until she had lived her life, as most women live it, and had had the experiences which had broadened her into the woman which she is, and madober ready for the work that was to be put into her hands to do. She had no ambition to becomo a publio speaker; she had no thought about it at all; she stumbled into it. She was in tho work of the sanitary commission, oue of the active workers down in the hospitals and on the battle fields of the southwest, and her heart was full of the ueods and wants of the boys. She came north for supplies, and ft became necessary for her to tell tho story of her need. Then, and only then, came to her the knowledge of tills wonderful gift, which since then has not I wen withheld from the world.-Boston Herald. Grape Fruit *ntl Shaddock. Many persons use tho words shaddock and grupe fruit interchangeably, and the shaddock is, iu fact, a near relative of the grape fruit, but is much larger, often weighing from three to five pounds. It is also coarser than the grape fruit, and has not yet proved very useful, but the tree mid fruit as they adorn the lawns of many southern homes are strikingly beautiful. The fruits grow singly on the trees, end lo�k like veritable pumpkins suspended from twigs. The tree comes from China and Japan, and was first brought to the West ludies by one Capt. Shaddock, from whom tho name was taken,-Garden and Forest. A Bucllliu In Wart*. Dr. Kuhueinau has found in sections of warts (verruca vulgaris) a bacillus which Is always present in the pricklo layer. It has distinctive qualities as regards its capacity for color, and is found both between aud fn the cells. Its form is that of exceedingly delicate, slender rods, the thickness bearing the projiortion to the length of one to six. It Is seldom found in tlm skin surrounding the wurts, and is found most plentifully when the wart in recent.-Philadelphia Record. PUR I fUVORlHB EXTRACTS OuVVFBSOBt. ^----------------Sr.tomA �y lb* of A* ami t7nlwr�!U mon. Orange, Almottd, Roee, ftc, do not contain Fttlaonona OUa or Chatmcal* PRICE IBAKDfG POWDER CO* Haw Vark. OMoawot. ��uls. A. j. Lour, President. ; Tnusx Vikobkt, Vioe-Prr*. a H. Mbxib, Caahla HUTCHINSON NATIONAL BANK BUT0HIN8ON, KAN8AB. OLDEST K1TIONAL BANK EN HUTOHENTSO* OrganlMd Jn� 10. 188-4- Oapital 8tock Paid Sirpltu, 188,00040. up, Aatkorlied Capital, $60,000.00 Will do a Uasenl Banking Buitaeaa. Buy and aell Domestic and Foreign B> Changs, OoUootoBa promptly made and remitted (or on date of payment. DiRnmoRa T. H. Carpenter, H. R. Price, Frank Vinren', A. J. Link, O. P..W1nilow, J. Hty, Geo. O. Updefrraff, G. A. VandeTeer, and O H. Menke. The Peoples State Bank. Capital Stock $100,000. SoatheeBt Cor. MaiiitandlEheimani Etc, Btttckisg General Banking Business in all Branche; Interest^Paid on Time Dt posits. 19 and 21 East Sherman Street, DOES A GENERAL T0B PRINTING Book Making -AND- Book Business. B. BANDY, PnatdaaL . WILCOX, VlM-Prealdaot F.B OHKIBMAN, Caablai' JOHN C HA Pat AS, a.�'t ('Ml HENEY HEGWEE, MONEY to LOAN On Property In all parti of the Oity or County. No. 10 Bherman Street Wert, Rear Firat National Bam KANSASSALTC0. . Nut Ml ml lleaillng. Firat Boy-The preacher said that whon the contribution box wont round everybody thought to tbcirwilves uot how much they could give, but how little they could give without fuelin1 ashamed, Now I'd jest Uko to know how ho can tell what people is thinltiu' nlimt. Second liny-Of course ho kuowshow folks feci. Btifuro hu got to Ijh a minister ho use to hit in the congregation bissulf.-New York CbriiUopour TnJbot, thr> lather of the hoiuj* Of MUUIUouit, lately died m i , m teacher of siiorthund tu the Jt&wm 0�pit�l, bu \ma etiitagad by Mtuuber Of Qimnb la tUo oustropolituu polios qffkKi Ui tm>b Mm Wt, fiiiprUiond in lu lu- WWWtfUog io H� fofunami oVptutawenU, awuaiaiir tlM 1 dtatrtatmt ot tlw Vtibtiy Bevruk Wurts. Sevrcft in iho most ccwtly of modern wurw. When a hoitesaof tho Four Jlundrod Hjivus U*a iu it sho htm retti'luxl tho suinmit of ilt-gaiit hospitality. "I paid *:J00 Ii�r tho iIozhu," procluhnotl a portly lu wii
, uuulwu"- they fl#vmr' Insist on Dry Wood. Whatever kind of fuol is used, insist upon it btiijig guod; if you burn wr�od, haveat least hulf of it dry. (Jrecti wuod can bo burned '"TflJtlfWfLiX" yfM" "'tw'T" !>al'4at*;rh i^.^ff1^. iCWuug Jj^han a t&f^u ...^ u� wraud cook brt^ikfiuvt ovw a sulky, uude-ided Uro, when tho kitchou in blue with sinuke umi thn wood sin^s put In is and sheds tears,-Good Hoiihokec|iing. -OPKKATING- A llutuuii W ukuentt. "1 ain't bear thut umu Had been," bald young Kecpitup, "ho's always talking about whuthound his family used to be." "Ob, well," said the deacou, persuasively, "you must hour with him. Remember, to wero is human."-Burdotle in Brooklyn Kagle. A Uecopttrc Hign. Farmer UVk31 blue-Now, Huldah, that wan told us i&Q was down about hero; there's that trigu over tho door sayi tohere ain't "no mM-Toxiw Siftinfc*. frii rouaneitt dhuw. The first marriage ceremony I ever performed was one of tho best examples of bash-fuliu'sa 1 ever saw. Tho groom, a nmti about *J0 year& old, cairn* to my bouse iu company with a well known business man, and, after considerable beating ulnmt tho bmh, asked mo if I could marry him to tho womun of his choice. Upon my giving uu ulllrmativu answer, his friend retired, leaving tho groom to IKirripire, htummor and act generally liko a green school Iwy. I'rcucntly the friend reu|>-]>eaved with tho brido, and, aftor anoworing thu ueuul prt^imiiiury ipueatious, took their places before me. The brido was entirely ; self jtossessed, but tho griHim was, to use a popular expression of today, badly "rattled." I Th� instant I nad ended the prayer which J completed the cereuioiiy the groom drew a j lone; breath, struighteued himsolf aud ro-nmi'kcd fvnnkly: "I've been through twenty throe or twenty-four buttles, but this hns l-een thu toughest test, I over hud."- Detroit Free 1'i't'SH. Western. DiaiDond and New York SALT WORKS lit."". I Manufacture all grades of Bait, including h 1 Fine turn Hide Salt! Also the Finest Grades of Hum- to Muktt Pink Itu. How do 1 makti pink ice/ That ia whai 'most evtitybody asks. It is no end of a pui-zlu to out eubtomei-9 how wo color it, And yet tho solution to the problem is very simple. Just look behind tho lump of ico," The mystery wad revealed. On tho buck side of the lump of tee was pasted a fheet of pink tissue paper. Tho color showed through, and tho general effect "us that of a frozen claret, or, one should rather say, claret punch. -Washiugton hilar. fortutftU'* Bul��. An American who recently saw th* king and tjueeu of l'orwgal my�: "The kiag U * lixll/b bu i It aud withafracefulcarimge. Tbtqaom, fiu� iooklug youug" uiap, about U0 y�aVf pf age, decidedly Uouqe, of medium height, wall who to a duught*r of the Carats d* Pwie, to ooiisidered twawU/uJ, but U �hf were ito( * < %imm would probtibjy ho c4ll�d*ltofdy � vtrf Dairy and Table Salt Write for quotations. CAPITAL, $60,C00. SURPLUS. S50.00C THE FIRST BANK IN RENO COUNTY. SPECIALTIES IN THE BOOK DEPARTMENT. Journals, Ledgers, Balance Books, Minor Abstract Books, Blank Books of all kinks, Land Examiner's Books Loon Registers, County Records, Manilla Copy Books, Ward Registration Books, ' White Paper Copy Books, Scale Books a specialty Real Estate Contract Books, Attorney's Collection Registers. SPECIALTIES III THE JOB OEPIRJUTENT. Letter Heads, Packet Note Heads, Letter Note Heads, Commercial Note Heads, Small Posters, Large Postersand Bills, Pony Statements, Bill Heads, all sizes, Statements, all sizes, Abstract Books, ull sizes, Deeds, Mortgages, Leases, Etc Drafts, Bank Checks, Filing Cases, Deposit Checks, Counter Checks, Notary's Seals, Banker's Cases, Crushed Euvelopes, Document Envelopes; County and City Warrant Books The First National Bank HUTCHINSON, KANSAS. i A. BIGGER. LLMITIM. The above is only a partial list of tbe goods we carry and the work we are prepared to execute promptly. We are making a specialty of Magazine Book Binding! and we bind Magazines and Law Books in all styles and at lowest prices. We wish the public to understand that we are ready and prepared to execute any kind of Printing or Book WorkI Have stock forms, but can make special forms to order. We guarantee all work and solicit patronage. ^ Hail.Orders ReoeivelPromptDAttentiop. Addreet, NEWS PRINTING AND PAPER GO., if
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