Reno Evening Gazette, August 31, 1879

Reno Evening Gazette

August 31, 1879

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Reno Evening Gazette (Newspaper) - August 31, 1879, Reno, Nevada VOL. VII. RENO, WASHOE >A, MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 1, DOWO'S SERIOUS MISTAKE. Cllmblnic Escape nnil in n Will- ow'e Boom -Screams After Midnight by Policemeu-Don't 'Get Druuk, But If Vou IJo, Don't Climb tho Fire Escape. From the New York Sun, Policeman Joseph Weinberg acj Palmer of the Mulberry street police, dragged into the Tombs Police Court, yesterday E.hvard Dowd a stout, powerful yonng man. Djwd's head was bartered and blood-stained. His upper lip wag swollen and cut, his left arm'was paralyzed and limp, his breast and abdonieu were bru'sed, bis back was black blue. EU left 1 from tlio hip to ankle, was' with bruisei, and lie could not walk. Policeman showed a wound on his which he lid Dowd had given him. Edward Dowd is a 'longshoreman. He has a pale delicate vita, and they in the third story of ihe tenement at 73 Mott street. When Dowd i.- out late at night, instead of ringing at the front door lie quietly over a feica, and climbs up tire escape. His wife, who was crying bitterly yesterday, said: ''I always leave the window nncatched, for E I. always entered that wny. He wan't to wake up the house lie says and so he Roes up what lie calls the back stain." It was 2 o'clock when Dowd arrived home yesterday morning. He hud been drinking, und he went lip the tire escape as mnal. But lie mi.iiuok, says, his landing, and (.'ntered the apartments of the widow Adclina liucke. He starred to what he- supposed his bed, but soon his mistake. Ha attempted to apolo- gize, but the. widow Ailelina Puicku set up scream after scream, which startled the whole house. Dowel made for tho fire escape, but the police responded. ''There were four of sad Dowd, "and the first I knew I WHS clubbed down. I shouted I lived in tlie house, arid had made a mistake, but the clubs c-nne down thick and heavy. I did not stnb officer but struck out, I don't see how I could li'ive cut him, for I had nothing in my hand. I m.iy have picked up something to defend myself, but see how they clubbed me. I cried to them to let up; that I lived in that house, but all I got was, 'Club tha---------to death.' The first I knew Weinberg screened out, 'I'm and then fell down in a faint. I don't know what took place after that, for I must have faint- ed they clubbed me so hard." "There were enough of them." added "even if I had shown fight, to have arrested me, but I was nothing wrong, any way. In thu police station when I asked a glass of water they rammed a pistol down my throat, and caused these wounds." Justice Fl-immer committed Dowd for stabbin.2 Policemnn MlSCILLMIiO'JS ITEMS. The most modest girl in the country is dead now. She refused to leave u burning building in South Bend, In- diana, because she was in her iiijrhl clothes. Tnat was a pretty unmpliment paid by a of ihu Chinese Embassy recently to a young lady. G.'izing down at her really pretty thu Oriental remarked: "I love your Eng- lish large feets." A Michigan tramp who has been shot at five times by farmers' wives, sayi he has only to watch tlie end of the gun to avoid the contents, us a woman always shuts bnth eyes when She pulls tlie Free Presi. The Home for Friendless Girls at Deptford, Eigland, was a murderous fraud. Liuva Addiscott, its founder matrou, was assiduous in solicit- ing subscriptions, while she slowly starved the inmates on short rations of "bread, molasses, and oatmeal. Four little k'lrU died, and an investi- gation disclosed the wretcliedue-s of the place. The woman was tried on B charge of manslaughter, and narrowly .escaped Her Husband's Keturo. FZLifJE ELECTRICITY. The Most Keniarluiblo Invention of tho Day-A Ualtory of of tlieC'nrront Invention. Tile most veraarkalile of this or of any other age is diilv chronicled by the Columbus (Ohio) DisputA. It is based upon the alec'ric properties of tho fur of cats. With a bafery of 128 ci.ts thu inventor fuccmled in generating current so strong that it instantly'polnrzed all the lightning- arresters and demagnetized all the switch-Wards on tJiu way to Omaha. The operators all along the line were terror-stricken, and rushed fi'oin their iilfije-i. Eiuhte'.'ii hundred and nine insiilitorsiindasmany were shat- ti'red, as if by A great deal more d im.iyo would doubtless, liavi- resititud if the copper rod over which the battery was suspended had not suddenly become red hot and burned the tails off tho cats and let them drop. Wheu only n moderately slnmg current of electric'ity is desired, it is outlined by densely' populating thu small fl inr of the case, which is Hindu of sheet copper, that being the best conductor. The electricity thus irenc'i'atud charges the copper floor of tile cage, and as it cannot pass off to the ground through the glass insula- tors it seeks its exit over the wires that are connected by sok'ering to each ond of ihu copper plate. For Lteni'i'ating a powerful current, the cats are carefully and securely lied till to tail in pairs, and by thu loop formed they are siispt-uded frvm a heavy insulxted copper rod that passes longitudinally through the c to the ends of which are attached the telcgraiil) or telephone lines. Tlio l-'urtuues of me i'reshl en Is. From llis Baltimore Guzstte. Washington left an estate worth .lulm Adams died moder- ately well off. Jeft'i'i'mii) died so poor that if congress liatt not given for his library he- would have been bankrupt. .Madison was economical and died rich. Monroe died so poor that hs was luu'ied nt tlie expense of his relatives in this Joim Qnin- py Adams left about the re s'lit of prudcncu. His son, Charles FraneU Adams, gaim'd a large for- tune by marriage. Jackson died lul- nniblv well off. Van Barer) died woi-tli some It is ;iaid that during his ent'uv administration he never drew any portion or his snlary. but on leaving uuik the whole 000 in 11 lu.-np. Polk left 030. Tyler married a la'ly "f wealih and and died rich. Taylor left, about Fillmorc was always aa economical man, and added to his wealth by his'last mar- rjiige. Pierco .sivvil about Buclianuan h-fi about Lin- coin about Johnson about Turk (P.i.) Daily. We frequently hear of bees creep- ing into tha tjnrs of people, which is attor.duil with greiit diinfjer and c A of this kinil was ri'purtcd to us last week. A lieu cinurcd otiu ef th4 ears nf Dielienknucht, of L-iwer Township, ;ind it would iv.irk way out S" fiir iis tn bb seen, all iiiethods uduptud to rji-ct it out from its hiding place proved unavail- able; tiiiidly, Miioking n cioar was pru- puseil, and, 'lie nose find down thu eu-uchian tubes that connect with thu head, it had the desired effect t" drwi' tioublcsoine insect iiud thus relieved Mr. Diebunknecht from any further Ir.iuble. This is a, very simple and certain remedy. OSWKGO, Aug. Julia Yule schuol at Bunker Mill, Oswe- go Ten years while, work- ioj{ in Madison county as a hop t.ick- he acquainted with and married a younsj woirrau whose hus- band had been Imrt three years previ- ous on Western railroad, mid was tnppoied to be dead. Mr. and Mrs. Yule lived happily together. About thrca wi-eks ago a stranger called Yule's with a carriage, aud Mrs. Yule went away with htm Prom the New YorkTritmne, The mosquito plague on the eastern of Maryland in usi be very bad. The superintendent and train hands of the railroad near Cnmliridge declare that the mosquitoes have been so thick as 10 obscure the of the sun, and that ligiitcd lumps have been nsoes- isnry at mid-d.iy in the stores and A newspaper cor- lespnndcnt writes: ''Sever in the his- tary of Tynskiu have the mosquitoes lieun so thick as they have been dur- ing the past week. There, is DO rest niglr or dny; our only remedy is smoku! And we have smoked much that our old women and yonng women, too, look like dried beef on the was go le two days. returned s'le told J.ilm When thnt she the stranger w-i3 her first% husband, who, not having been killed, .ind deirr- mine'1 to hunt her up, and her parents hxd learned what hnp.pi.-ned where she livad. He dcmtiiids her, and SMVS that, inasmuch as i'je belongs to him, he is will- Where the Frolic iu Bear Is. From the Boston Commercial Bulletin. A German who keeps a suven by ine lag'T-beiT shop at the South End treati'd liimself to a day's vacation re- cently, lenving liis charge pizzuess" and a keg of beer. On his return lie found the keg empty ami adilri'ssed his offspring us follows: "How is ilia, cob, iioi you make me only und dollar iind dirty cciitt for keg beer? Show me how jou draws del-deer.'' 'Yiiwcob took. Hie The worthy couple and draw it nearly full beer, are c viisid'rinj; what it is best to do, p obiiWy will Foil While LtiighiDE. SPBISSPORT, 21. Per- h'HuiiK 1 ley wera funny Licideii's, jnd Mrs Perry liec-nno vith laughter und felt back in her cimi.', dead. Dr. Mlntie's Xepliretlcum. DR. MIXTIE'S. NEPIIRETICIIM wnrK9 won- ders. In all cases of Dropsy. Brlpht's Dis eafc, Kidney. Bladder and Urinary Com- plaints, or Retention of Urine, these troubles nre ent.irely cured by tlie Nephreticum. Ke- fnale Weakness, Gravel, Diabetes, pain in tlie 'lack side and loin are cured when ail oilier medicines have failed. See what the Druggists of Portland and San Francisco sav about Dr. Miutle'sNepliretic'vn nud ETnalishDnndelionPilli: "We hare sold a lai-go amount Mtn- tic's medicines; the English Dandelion Pills; also the Nephretrcum, and in .all cases'-.they are highly apoken of and give entire tioul" John A. Childs, Second ttrcot, Portlniid. C 11 A CD.. Drnsjsists, corner Firs! and Alder street: Portland. Messrs. Abrums Carroll, wholesale. Drag- S and 5 Fruut street, jjaa .Fran regard Nephielicnm as Kid novand-Uluddur Katnedy bufure 'lie pnblic." All nrnsigists keop these medicines. For all derangements of the Liver, Ur. Mintie'n Knjiish Dandelion Pills. For llillioiisuessand USB Dr. Mintle's Pills. For Kewer and Aime, Use Dr. Mintic's EnsrllshDaiidellnn Pills. Kvery fumily should keep the Euglmh Dan- di lion "Pills on hnnci, Ur. Mintiii's Kemerties will not On re all CcMiiplaiuts." but will, if taken accordina to aiveirarnediiite ru.lief and, perfcet a cure in all troub'esfor which they are.rec- oniinenGOd. Osburn Shoemaker, Agents. A Card. To all who are from'the erron and indiscretions of youth, nervous weakness early decay, loss of manhood, etc., send a recipe that will cure FREE OF CI1AROB. This areat remedy was discovered by a missionary in South America. Send a "elf addressedenvolnpe to tlio RBVvJuazrii T. INXAN, Station D, New York City.' i rlerl-lr Partner Wanted. A live man of good habits with S'W or SB.00 in ready coin, wanted for a partner; would sell half of my rondy stock on band and business for a term of years, -or half of my real estate, stock on hand and business. A business that, will pay per year; if properly attended to. .STEPIIES.OONNKB.J Proprietor of the Mount Hope, formerly tht Reno Nursery. Renn, Nev., JnlySI, The llenn Aro prepared to furnish Gas- liipo and nrtutej and do plumbing in the most thorough and workmanlike manner, and at the lowest rates for cash. Will guar- antee all work done by them. We live here, nre nhvsvs on bond, find will remcdv any leaks or.ininerfections. in our work; without rharfrf. Please give ns a call before enErnff- msyonr work. apr9 MISCELLANEOUS. A.VERIIL MIXED PAINT. RENO SAVINGS BANK. STOCK, President.. JI.C.LAKK Vice-Preeidont.. J.B. JONES Manager." ______ ..JA3. H.KINKKAB. DIRECTORS- 1I.C.1.AKB. J. r. JONES, .G. W. 1HJFJTA- UROCKBTT.J. It. KIN- BO! AND SEfcl, CURRENCY AND EXCHANGE Mraraa STOCK, U, S. BONDS, MAKE COLLECTIONS, DEPOSITS Imue RIHa of Exchange on all tho Prln- nlpal European CHIeft, And clo BANKING BUSINESS. OorreipODdecla' Anglo-Cnliforoian Dank. -7. San PrunciKo. iSestn. Jf Seligman 4 Co___New York Uomur S. King A Co., Brokers, San Francisco AGENT'S" FOR Phoenix of Hartford, Home of New York.'Califorula and Londoo Assur- ance Insurance Companies. BANK open dally from 9 A. M. to t P. M. -TUB BEST 13 TIZE AVERXXiZi MIXED PAINT PUT UP IN CANS, READY'FOR CJ3E IN QUANTITIES TO SUIT, And of Any Shade or Color! ,Cards and Price List 'furnished on application to O. S. ORHICK, General Agent Market, opposite Front, TAN FRANCISCO MISCELLANEOUS. GRAND OPENING. IIu opened at tUc old on Ylrglniij' with full ttocii of. WM. B. MILLER, New Shop. ft Building, contracting anil nil kinds, of jnh work clone h.r.D. A Co.. west fidi! Vtrslnia strfiot. jej-lm At QiliieiiV UnmStorc tions nre -acfittrjitelir componucleii from 'the best of MeQicinns, nt all dny Compounded with care, day or night, nt.Iohn P. Myora1 flmj Store, two doors be the poatofflco. jelo Daviclaonrs.' The popnlnr wa'clnnaker ancl .jeweler, two cltjors west or tlic postofilcc. Don'i make i mistake. jnnuW All lovers of a first-class Bit to John F. MyerV Drng Store, two doors west of poslofllce. If von want your wutch well repaired to your entire patisfuctinn take it to Wm. Ooogzcl. the lendiBK watchmaker of Reno, fon vveit. side nf Virolni'i 1 ancltf LUMBER DEALERS. CRYSTAL PEAK LUMBER VERDI, NEVADA. itli Inn the least margin of troth, when the old gentleman, seizing his higher from Ynwrult, the prulifc in .del' peer pizz.fiess iu in autl I'iiteuc .UeiUcinea Of eveiy dedcriptimi sold "cheap belovv the .post office.., Mannractnren of and Dealert 11 CLEAR AND COMMON LUMBER, MINING TIMBERS, WOOD, IPOSTS FENCING, f. 0. -HAS- OPENED A.-e- Lumber Yard. NORTH SIDK OP STBEBT, iilers will be BHecI (llrectly froin ll Ht at tlie Jlar- the mill Ht T ..SACRAMENTO. CoW' anet Silverware! Alwaya on Hand. i Nevy Store and Fine Stock i H of Jewelry, Diamonds, i I crboki aria Watches jj yj i i j Selected eipreaslv I'or thif market.; j i i Jewely raatciiufactured and repair i j Jed. Watches carefully repaired; j I and by i -I ROBE'RT MAJRIS H, Lateof Kloberg'n: j WM. B. MILLER, 130 J Street, Late wl.tU Floberg. i SPRING AND SUMMER CLOT HI N HB WILL s AT LOWER PRICES THAN EVER. THE NEW AND ELEGANT i i i i i Is Completely Furiiisliefl 'with Every Comfort and Luxury, NOW RIADY _FOR BUSINESS. OPEN DAY "AND NIGHT! _ 4 Rooms en aulte or COMMERCIAL ROW, RENO, NEVADA, D. McTARLAWb, Proprietor- i. T. Ben ham, CONTRACTOR AND BUILDER Contracts Taken For the erection of either Brick or Wooden Buildings. A large quantity of BRICK AND LIME oa hind aad lor! aale .lowest marke ...jji marTtr Hammdnd RY AND SALE STABL SuuuiTllle Toller ItaVe'trie' now iI' at resula aih'ourt M befurs the fire. f' BOOST'S THE Lumber and Wood COMPANY. HBADftUARTBRS. ......TKUCKBE; CAL. Location of .'...Olinions Oaf. ALL KINDS OF RAILROAD VlES, LATH, SHINGLES, DRESSED LUMBER AND RUSTIC, On.Sliortest MEAT MARKETS. C. BAUER. M. ll.Cnmir NEVADA MARKET, rUPPBlETOIlS. Virginia Snu- Boot and Kho6 bhop. The market wi'.l at all lupplled with the very beat quality of Beef, Mutton', Pork, Veal, Bans- age, Etc., To be fonnd In the Stale. Heati shipped to all points on the railroad, and all promptly Pricui to the timei. aprl-tf STAR MARKET. OEO. Sierra Street, Third. I KEEP cociitaotlr on hand iupplt of choice Heel, Veal, Mutton, Pork, Sausage, KTC.......BTC .......KTC. Whicn will be sold it tho lowest market rates Particular palm taken to jjlewu customera Give me a call. GJiO. SCHAKi'KKK. RENO MEAT MARKET. RUHE .Proprietor. COMMERCIAL ROw, .IN BSICK PEOPLE'S MARKET, H. FOCC.......... Proprietor CO.VMEUCI1AI, BOW. licet Beef, Alutton, Pork and Suosagei in the market. UPDIKE CLARK, JO USE AND SIGN PAINTERS Paper Haagiiig, Decorating In All Its Branohw. faltomining and TttMng a Sptciuly Charges Down To Bedrock. GUARANTBE SATSIFACTION. Shop on Second street, between Virginia and Cuutre tireeti. mri4 Superintendent. Tractei, Nevada Co., Calllornla. KNUST JUNE'S DEALERS Hardware, Fancy: Cutlery, and A SCHOOL ETC, Side.of Virginia Street. Beno, CO. .'C '-r WHOIESAI.B AliD IlETill, DliLEIlS UC Paints Oils, Paper, Brushej, Glastf, '1" Pa! ntl ng, Cratnl Paper Ha ng- rig Done ARCADE RESTAURANT -AND- OYSTER HOUSE Behrman Wyatt. PROFESSIONAL. HYMERS COMSTOCK'S 'J-iRUCKEE LIVERY FEED! AND COBHU Sniuu ix'f STBIITI, Bna BUGGIES; and HOUSES O' lei, and boarded iy the day week or monlh. Tcrmi to suit tlmei UET. S. M. JAMISON SON, JJODKS, STATIONERY, PAPERS TANKH NOTION OoauMKltl Bow, H. B. COSS1TT. AT RENO, NEVADA. JOHX BOWMAN, ATrORSEY-AT-tAW. ATOSKET FOR. WABHOC Ct UFFICE-In state bought and aold. Cellee- lioui made on CommiMicn. KOOEit .TOHNSON, A TTORN E Y AND COUNSELOR AT LAW. OFFICE-Virginia Street. Kenp. NevUa, C. N. HARRIS, A'TTORNE'Y-AT-LAW CARSON, NJEVADA. Practices in all the conrti ol the luie Slalei Land OBce. _____ lanfltf SHEETS ft, I LL WORK PERFORUED JN A NEAT 1 and maantr. Tbe Prewr- ition of Natural Teeth ipecialtT. OMee IB oerdman Varian'a office, oid Fellow.1 uilding. WHL.L.IA.M CA.1N. ATTORNEY-AT-LAW Eeno, Wunoe County, Nevada, of VireinJa ilnet, omit of Second. j.jtf DR. W. BERGMAN, liyslolan and. OFFICE-Second atreet. nest deor it WeV law office, Reno, Nevada. TBO8. K. HAYDON, AIM NOTAHT: PUBLIC, am IOMJIH OF DKJSDB FOR CALIFOHKU Virjinia Sicei (reel, Heno. T. N. SNOW, M. D.. Physiciau and! Su___... atUnittrtiljef Ff 1CE-A t hit V. JDMIK, 1 1. A. AVALDO