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Reno Evening Gazette (Newspaper) - July 15, 1890, Reno, Nevada 3! 3- JOB WORK The Neatest, The Best, At the Gazette Office. ENVELOPES Printed Cheaper than the Cheapest. VOL. XXIX. RENO, WASHOE COUNTY, NEVADA, TUESDAY, JULY 15, 1890. NO. 90. LAKE DISASTER.! Many Bodies at the Lake's Bottom. POWDER Abeolutely Pure. A cream of tartar1 baking powder. Highest of in leavening strength. U. fi. Government Aug. 19, THE BBITISI1 WAR CRUISERS Have No Hostile Intentions in Behring Sea, -AT THI Fair Store! A Large Crayon Portrait ol Your- self FREE OF CHARGE. In order to advertise our more extensively Rnd in a desirable manner, we havo (iocidnd to present our customers a nplondid enlarged par- trait of yourst'lf or i'riend. The condi- 011 which you receive this neuu- uCut and appropriate gift are exceed- ingly light and worthy your consider- ation. We Will State Them in Few Words: Buy 00 worth of goods by paying us (lie very lowest cash prico.i mid the deed IH done. You cnu then furnish us wirh a caljnet photo, panel, tintype or otl.or picture of yoursolfor friend ond we will it enlarged at onew, and prosont it to you absolutely free of charge. The size of the picture will be 14x17 inoties and the frame 25x28 inohea, ihe latter being of lam cle.Mliai In antique steel bronze or Kilt. These pictures are from the studio of one of the artists In Chicago, and were never iur loss than or 815 without frames. ReniODJbor, we do not ask you to buy large bills at tiny one time, but will furnish you with a card, on the margin of which are placed figures of convenient amounts, from 25 cents to a total of When you make a purchase we punch out a set of these figures, and when all are punched out we will present yon with picture. Call at cur store and nee a cample of the work, and please do not foruot, ihat we (rive this -jioiuie of YOURSELF, WIFE. FRIEND, FATHER, MOTHER, SWEET1IUART, or lust, but no least.MO t'UER-IN-LAW, free of charge. "A thing of beauty Is a joy forever." What could be nicer for home adornment thau one of these elegmit CRAYONS? We have nrrRnxemeuls with a large frame manufactory to mount, and iramo) these portraits tr.r Onr patrons in tun Bt.'-is at one- fourth the uitinl cost of KUUU You can have ellhor or bronze frame with flrst-clsss French plate glHoi, all rotx'iv to hiiiiti nn tlte YOU ARE, HOWEVER, NOT OBLIGED to purchase a frumo al nil, or you CAD purchnno It at some other store. Thiw does not mntter to tin; we give you the picture anil sell you the frame at cost it you wmh it. Yours Grtiierotisly, Tie Fair Store, RENO, NEVADA. W. P. 5TGEE, MANAGER. TP KMUl FAMILY PICSIC r--i Woodland Foast Of the Men's Institute, TyiLI. GIVEN ON JULY aj, AT IMlXXEK TICKETS Lunch etc.. taken to nnd from the terminus to the lake. Frizes will be vl on the grounds for various gniues. rite best ol order will be maintained and a pleasant time guaranteed to all. may be hud of James O'Neill. Jns O.ti- v. or any members of the onlrr. WILLIAM BROTHER, IN BEEF, mm, PORK, VEAL, ETC. Are orcparcX! to furnish the best meats nt the lowest living rates. How Cor. Mlerra Mt Deer Park Mineral Surinis Hotel, NOW OPEN FOR THE ACCOMMOUA- 'aon ol guests. By rail to Truclcee; from there my stage runs daily on arrival of traiii from the West. lodging, Jio to per week: 13 miles from Truckec; sV4 miles from Tahoe City. AU communications addressed Truc- kee. Cal. j. B. SCOTT, Proprietor. Some of the Lucky Numbers in To-Day's Drawing. Tornado By Associated Press.] MINNEAI-OUH, Jnly 15. Another victim of the Lake Gervais cyclone died yesterday. Mrs. John Clark, whose home at little Canada was wrecked, had her left arm torn ofFand lung exposed, and died in great agony. A sliver pierced her husband just above the heart, but it is thought In- has a chance to recover. LAKK CITY, July lake shore was made to reverberate this morning with tho thunder of dynamite which was brought into requisition in tho hope that it would be of help in bringing some of theasyetonrecorered bodies to the surface. Country people who had driven from all directions yesterday were again on hand, and residents were also there at an early hour'watching the workers. A mili- tary guard wits kept up all night at the beach, and they kept back to-day as they had done yesterday. The Hmiling sky in no way reminded one of the great horror that had come upon this whole section of the State. Nothing new has developed along the lake shore, no bodies having been recovered np to noon. It is probable no more bodies will be found for two or three days. At Lake City they hope there are not over a dozen more in the lake, but at Redwing the number is placed at two or three1 times that figure. Captain Weatheren-, who has not been seen hore since >enterday noon, told the citizens of Redwing that the number on _ board at the timo of the diwastei would not exceed 170. A Redwing man denies the Captain's figures as owr thirty below the truth, and accuses both the Captain and the crew of being drunk and unfit to have charge of the boat at such a time, but there is no proof of such a state of affairs. There were those on board among tho passengers who had been drinking, and whose actions drove the woiuen and children to the cabin. This fact may be the grounds for the rumor. Another rumor that is making great indignation accuses the Captain of ordering the doors locked and keeping the people inside. Miss Aggie Bartron of Lake City, ono of those rescued from the barge, says all the women and children were ordered into the cabin from the barge. It would be natural lor the captain to do this, as it was intensely dark, and tho rain and hail made it extremely disagreeable to remain on the barge. On the other hand, the engineer says the captain thought the barge safer than the steamer and sent au order down to the cabiu for the women and children to go on the barge. Instead of carrying the order correctly the man told them to stay in the cabin and lock the doors, which they did. Previous to that most of the women left the barge for the steamer, telling the engi- neer of the men being drank, and they would not stay there. Whether these be facts or not it is certain the doors were shnt if not locked when the rescuers reached the steamer, and everything indicated they had been closed throughout the gale. RED WINQ July six bodies brought here yesterday were laid out in an empty store-room, and to this place of death came the mourning relatives and friend to claim their dead or look in vain for the ab- sent. All day long the long pine boxes that suggest heart-aches and heart- breaking were being carried from this store room to the stricken homes of the city, and at many hearthstones but one or two survivors of a family" awaited the coming of the mortal clay of their loved ones. This is a day of funerals. Nearly all of the bodies yet recovered are being carried to God's where the last words of fare- well and consolation are beinxspoknn, and the falling earth aa it strikes the coffin lids beats also upon the hearts of the mourners and the agony of their grief attain comes over them. Movements or frutecrH. By Associated Press VICTORIA (B. July statement that two Canadian vessels which recently sailed out of Maple Bay were armed with guns and would resist the American revenue cutters is wi thoiu foundation. The steam schooner Mischief, belonging at Seat, tie, was chartered to take supplies to the sealers and bringdown their catch. Messrs. Hall and Marwin, who own seven out of the thirty vessels running out of Victoria, say the reports were sent out to prejudice the foreign office at London against the cause of the sealers. "We are neither poachers nor pi- they stated. "We clear at custom houses, and the officials know our destination. If our business is illegal they should refuse to give us the proper gajgejt. Incase the ques- tion is decided against the sealers, we will quit the business, but to do so now we would have to admit the right of the United States to pursue the course it has adopted." The following vessels are hi Esqui- mault harbor: Second-class cruiser Champion, 280 men; third-class cruiser Ewpiogle, 130 men; and the gun boats Daphne and Nymph with a complement of 140 men each. Cap- tain St. Clair of the Champion, the senior ranking officer in the absence of Admiral Hathatu, was seen, and in reply to a question, said: "The reason of gathering here in such force is to welcome Admiral Hatham, who succeeds Admiral Hen- eage in command of the fleet. I can an8tire you on my honor that we have received no orders regarding Behring Sea. As senior officei of the squadron I have opened every message cabled from London by the Admiral. The most of them related to the stations ol the vessels during next year. The Espieael will probably go to Honolulu, the Champion to Callao, and the Nymph or Daphne may go to Behring Sea, but only for a cruise, as was done last year." Drawing. By Associated Press.1 NEW ORLEANS, July follow- ing are the numbers drawing prizes in the Louisiana Lottery to-day: No. drew No. 32.794 drew No. drew NOH. and each. LOCAL INTELLIGENCE. The Grand Jury. A Grand Jury has been called for Friday next, and will be composed of seventeen out of the following twenty- four gentlemen: C. C. Powning, H. Rbue, L. D. Folsom, J. J. Becker, C. W. Boolon, James May berry, W. H. Gould, D. C. Wheeler, Martin Ward, M. II. Ryland, W. li. Chamberlain, L. Abrahams, K. C. Leadbetter, B. F. Leete, H. Rule, George Alt, T. P. Bradshaw, C. W. Snodgrass, Hugh Magent, James O'Niel, Dunning, C. Leeper. JuHtlce Court. Four arrests floated in this morning on the s'.ill warm air of the Justice Monroe, Prank Evans, D. Sanders and C. Campbell, all ar- rested on the charge of being vagrant and dissolute persons, to be tried to- morrow at 10 A. M. Three of the gentry are colored and emulous of the fame of Peter Jackson and Dixon. Cholera In By Cable and Associated Freu.] MADRID, July Gazette says that in the hurt awo aiontbe there have been 445 of cholera in Spain, 251 of which were fatal. Ou the Alert. This ruorniug five strangers were seen about town with a pewter ladle, and having made purchases of type metal, were at once spotted by Con- stable Upson and shadowed. The re- cent influx of counterfeit coin in Reno' has put the officers on the alert and several U. 8. secret service men may be expected along. A Bare Opportunity. Read the ad. of the Fair Store in to- day's GAZETTE, and you will learn bow to obtain a large crayon portrait of yourself or friend without costing you a cent. The goods of the' above estab- lishment are plainly marked, by which you can see that they are for sale, in- stead of being carried over to another season. Their Work Well. Census Supervisor Murray of New York City says the women engaged as census enumerators did splendid work, and he regrets that he did not appoint all women. Some of the men resigned because of fatigue and the intense heat, hut not one woman made such complaiut. John Kelly and James Caldwell, for the same offense, were held for sen- tence. Judge Young this morning judged and jugged Henry Meyers, Jarora Gorman, John Burns and Indian for ten days each for disturbing the peace. Officer Nash was seized this morning j with an attack of gastritis, which, under speedy medical treatment, proved mild, and, though confined to bis bed throughout the day, it will not incapacitate him from work. A MIlKht Cold, if neglected, often at- tacks tbe Brown's Troches give sun and imniedlste teller Sold only ill boxes, friee aa Why endure sleepless nights, with m dry hacking co gh, when Fryer's Abietine wiS give rest. (It contains no oplnmj. 76 ceuts. Bold by Wra. Plnnfrer The original and genuine Abletlae Uoab an the signature r Gold Strike rln Ala- meda County. CLOAKNAKERS STRIKE TELKQ'UPHIC BRKVET1KH. FURNISHING GOODS, HATS BOOTS AND SHOES. Bar silver, Stanley continues ill. says lie is very weak. Pr. 1'arkos Ex-Mayor Hewitt's Iron- Workers Strike. A. Bill to Pension Mrs. J. O. Fremont, by Fraud. By Associated Press.] FORT WORTH, July ex- citement prevails here over the mar- riage of Mayor Pendleton with a pretty young telephone girl, after a sudden and unexplicable divorce from his wife, said to have been obtained surrepti- tiously. A meeting of citizens Friday night denounced his action in strong- est terms, and resolved if it was learn- ed to be true that his divorce from bis wife was secretly obtained he be forced to resign the Mayoralty. A telegram was received from Mrs. Peudleton aaj ing she knew nothing of the divorce until the story was printed. ConitreMHlonal By Associated Press. 1 WASHINGTON, July 15. In the House to-day Vaudever of California introduced a bill granting a pennlon of a year to the widow of the late General John C. Fremont. The House then went into Commit- tee of the Whole on a bill providing for au additional clerical force to carry into effect the provisions of the de- pendent pension act. SENATE. The Senate resumed the considera- tion of the sundry civil appropriation bill. Iron-Workers' strike. By Associated Press.] TBENTON (N. July 15. Five hundred iron-workers at the New Jer- sey Steel and Iron Company's works struck this morning. The mill is prin- cipally owned by Abram S. Hewitt, ex-Mayor of New York, who is travel- ing in for his health. The strike is the result of a refusal to ac- cede to the scale of the Amalgamated Society of Iron and Steel workers. Superintendent Stokes says that in Hewitt's absence no one has authority to sign the scale. Reported Oold Discovery. By Associated Press.] SAN FRANCISCO, July 15. Some lit- tle commotion in Alameda county has been caused in Murray Township over the announcement by C. L. Jones and T. J. Higglns, that they have discov- ered a ledge of gold there. They re- corded yesterday afternoon a mining notice, locating a ledge two miles from the coal mines in a southerly direction. The miners have named their find the "Black Queen." They decline to state what their ore will assay. Where They Nettle. A railroad man, who is an agent for an Eastern road doing business with all the Western, Southwestern and Northwestern trunk lines, .MIIVS that 70 percent, of the emigrant travel goes to the Northwest. A Valuable Crop. Mr. Sellinger of Cupertina, Santa Clara county, Cal., will dry sixty tons of prunes this year, besides making gallons of white and red wine. Ho has a standing offer of cents a pound for his prune crop. A Paylinn IIInc. W. Kubble of Josephine county, Or., has discovered a ledge of eold, from which, in years, he has taken out His last cleau-up was 127 ounces of coarse gold, worth Wood Potato Crop. The potato crop in Souoiuo., Cal., is looking well and will be larger than last season, as farmers were prevented from planting grain by the heavy rains of last spring, and so devoted their at- tention to potatoes. STJJVLITVCEIR, 1SQO My Summer Stock Is Now Complete, -------Consisting of------- -4- The Latest and Best Styte OF- The Engineer Kxonernlert. Spi cial to the GAZETTE.! SAN FRANCISCO, July 15. At the Coroner's inquest held at Redwood j City on the bodies of the members of the picnic party who were killed by a railway train near Baden on Sunday, the Jury exonerated the engineer of the train, but suggested that more care be observed in running trains over the Baden crossing, in order to lessen the liability of accidents. To Be Investigated. By Associated Press.] WASHINGTON, July 35. Attorney- General Cotton, who Washington last evening for St. Paul and Minne- is under an order from the At- torney-General to investigate the al- leged irregularities in the census re- turns of those cities. Htrlke JRnded. By Associated Press.) NEW YORK, July The cloak- makers' strike ended this afternoon by the manufacturers agreeing to dis- charge all non-union men the understanding that they would be taken back as soon as they have joined the union. Strike. to the ALBUQUERQUE July 15 hundred coal miners are on a. strike at Gallup. They demand that pounds of coal constitute a ton, instead of hundred, and have also asked for a raise of fifteen cents ion. An Kastera Educator, By Associated Press.] BBLLEFONTAINE July feseor John W. Heston, Principal of the Preparatory Department of the Pennsylvania State College, has ac- cepted tbe Superintendency of tbe Seattle, Wash., public school. TO I'HH BIGHT. Do not be Imposed on by any of the numerous Imitations, substitutes, etc., which ara flooding the world. There is only one Swift's Specific, and there Is nothing like It. Oar remedy tains no Mercury, Potash, Arsenic, or any pols- ooona substance whateTer. It builds up tb J gen- eral health from tbe first dose, and has never failed to eradicate contagions blood poison and ita effects from tho system. Be sore to get the genuine. Send yonr address for onr Treatise on Blood and Skin Discuses, which will be mailed SWEPT SPECIFIC CO.. Atlanta. Ga. Merry-Go-Round! Merry-Go-Round! The Jolliest Fun for both old and Young, Don't fail to take it in and en- joy it On the Plaza, Opposite Engine Honse Every afternoon at 2 o'clock, and in the evening from 1 (ill 10 p. m. The Most Enjoyable Attrac- tion in Reno, Hop around and see Reno's resi- denters riding arid side-saddling the perambulating circus. 'Twill make you laugh and split your sides. Enough said. F. C. NOVACOVICH. K. T. BERRY. BERKY KOVACOVICfl, ----Wholesale -icd Retail Dealers in----- Groceries, Provisions, FINE TEAS AND COFFEES, Fish: and: Oysters In season. FRUITS OH ALL KINDS, Wines, Liquors, Cigars, Tobacco, Crockery. We carrv a assortment of FANCY GROCHRlfeS. Commercial Row, Reno, Nevada. PROFESSOR ALFRED MYMAM Of San Francisco, BEGS LEAVE TO ANNOUNCF, HIS AR rival in Reno, where he will locate per manently. Thorough Inttrucllon lo Vocal and ItmtrumiMitnl Will be Riven irom the elementary to tlie fin- ishing course. Pupils prepared for concert or opera if desired The course ol instruc- tion will be identical with that pursued at tlie Royal Academy ol Music, Kngland. Big C U acknowledged tbu leading rotm Jy lor The only safe remedy for IjeucorrbCM or Whites. J preterite It fee) safe In rcrummond- Ing It toftll sufferers. ..J.8TONER.M.D, DrcATUH, ILL. by DranrUU. OSBOK.Hffc-itIOBtfV.KUt FOR iiN ONLY! sTc.- last or VtlUsg XAKBGOD; and DebilitTl Tftett Wrtlrlkrv. tr. O. N. Y. I REMEMBER I YOU CANNOT REMEMBER I YOU CANNOT aBT TOBWCRK .'iHBAl-ER OR BT J OBWORK UHEAPER OR NY BETTER BTTBR WAT FROM LWAV PROM SENDIN END1N Men's and Boys' Clothing, Underwear, Socks, Gloves, Handkerchiefs, Neckwear, All Shades and Patterns, Collars, Cufis, Windsor Ties and Dude Bows. UATC A LARGE ASSORTMENT OP LJATO diOMW nAiO Men's, Boya and Children's Q nAff FlA I U All (Trades and colon All and A full line of J. B. Stetson Co. FINE HATS In all grades. of SILK HATS of the Best Grade. A Large Assortment of Men's and Boys' Suspenders. SUNDERLAND'S 82 SO SHOE. MY STOCK OF BOOTS AND SHOES Is as complete as ever, consisting'of Gent's Fine Hand-Sewed Boots and Shoes in all Grades, Ladies' Misses, and Boots, Shoes and'Slippers in all grades and colors. All Goods sold at the Lowest Possible Price. Ladies' and Gent's Boots and Shoes made to order; Repairing neatly done. F. LEVY BROTHER. Dry Goods Used at All Times, Be it Ever So Little. But not at all times can dry goods be bought at prices like We Are Selling Them Now. Don't stop to ask those who have bought bargains of us, Come Bring; Your Cash, Because It Is Cash We Are After. And We Will Astonish You, We will make your dollar buy more goods at our store than of any other store on the Coast. We don't offer one article at a low price and hang on to high prices on other goods. All Our Goods, Every Single Article WITHOUT RESERVE Must and Will Be Sacrificed AT SLAUGHTERING PRICES! People out of town can save a whole lot more besides traveling expenses by attending our great sale personally Those indebted to us please pay up at once, or we shall be obliged to enforce collection. IB1.' LEVY B.RO., Reno, NEWSPAPER!
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