Dunkirk Evening Observer, May 28, 1890

Dunkirk Evening Observer

May 28, 1890

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Dunkirk Evening Observer (Newspaper) - May 28, 1890, Dunkirk, New York VOL. XX DUNKIRK N. Y. WEDNESDAY. MAY 28, 1890. B REPRESENTATIVE USINE3S HOUSES OF DUNKIRK. A NEW BCLINQ MACHINE for rulln A. all kinds of blanks is the lalwt audition Be Mechanical Department of Company.1 LBXAXDBlfSCoal Wood Vard.TW Cntrai ATmnw. ooDosiU) Nickel rial All (radee of Hard and Soft Coa Lumber. and Fw Conwpondeiioe fnr wholesale lol toHelwd. B. OirroKD. nt and Central An D. Artistic Photographer. Instaataneou PKotofrapha of Babies a specialty. SllUjr not wait for sunshine except lo nabiea. JAHIH IKVINU, pnetor. No. 18 K. Second street. near tlat lalo street. Intaklrk, N. T. Magazines. Mil MO, etc., bound in all styles. Onler promptly attended to. All work guaranteed. (lOHVHUt'S CHOCKJUtV HOCSK, I) !N8Central Avenue. Wholesale and retail dealer in la ported am lomeatic China, Olaiaware, (1BAVTAUUUA HOTEL, i Bates, tl per day. Liver? and Boarding Stable in connection. Victor Knter, 836 and 887 Lion street. 1ITV BAJtBKR Chas. Nagle. Prop. Under Lake Shore National Bunk, comu Center and Third straeu. A Hue stuck Foreign and Domestic cigar.. 10MKLJN SON, 88B Center street, Practical bone-tboen. Particular attention paW lo interfering Sbneing ut row ai .i trotting hones a specialty. EVBNIMO OBSKHVKIt, Largeat Daily In the Connty. An unequalled advertising medium. I lUXBIKK EHOINKEKINO CUMfAMV Formerly Sellew A Hopple. Manufacturers of Kiginee, Boilers. Pulleys, Shafting Hangers, etc. Patterns, Fcrglngs, Caatings, and Machine Work to order. I vUNKIHH SHIRT -MS. 305 ami 207 U Center street, Manufacturers of tin ________ ___ "Dunkirk" perfect UraM Shirta. On sale m all leading furnishing, DunF an.l Ureas On ____________ Nothing and dry goods houses in -atting Udll nkirk. Dr. TOOKET, and 488 Lion street, Dealer In Flour. feed. salt. Baled Hay. Phos- etc. EKIX tUrnCI. and Dlnlnr Saloon, Union Depot Eaay access to au trains and bus houses. Best aueoinmoilaUnna ior Com- sMnial Travelers. John J. Murphy, Prop. CO., 97 and 99 K. Third street. fine Furniture, Cabinet Ware and Up- uolsterlng. Picture Framea made to onler. HI D. MATTC8ON CO., 301 Central Ave., Loaders ol Fashion and (ientlemen Oiunuers. 11 AKBM. MTEAM HEATIMO OO., Manufacturers of Steam Heating Apparatus Sanitary Plumbing a Specialty. ITOIU STEAM LAOMORC. Our specialties: Fine Shirta, lOc; Collars, Je: Lace Curtains. Free Deliv- ery. A W. Cummings, M7 Center street. O K. OKHM. K. Third St., cor. of Buffalo Manufacturer aud dealer in Fine Boots ft Shon KMRV WttlLKB'g NEW STORK, 103 IS. ___Third sL Books, Stationery, Musical In- aud Weekly Papers, and eveijrthlps; pertaining to a flrst elites book A PAN-AMERICAN BANK. A DYNAMIIE GUN EXPLODES. A BILL FOR ITS INCORPORATION SENT TO CONGRESS. Thai President the Scheme of the International American Conference. A List of Prospective Commissioners. The Capital Stock to bo A Letter from Secretary Blaluo. WASHINGTON, May S8.-The president sent to vr.terday Uie draft of a Proves 11 IX 'erythipa; [tertaining to a Qrst Books a specialty. FOB FKINT1NU ol every ileavrlptioii anil al I lowest lijiiig rates by Uunkirk Printing Company, S and 10 E. aecond St. JU. VAN BURKN SON, Firv Lite, Accident and General Insuraooa. Deal- era in Keal Estate and Loans. Particular attention paid 10 Ibe care ol property colleol- iag rents 219 Center nt., 2nd floor. arONROB'S PBAJUHACT, 300 Central lleadquarteralor Wall Paper Paint .oils, Ac. PUUUMa. 3. W., Center street, yiniilactarer and dealer in Uaiiiess, Saddles, Trnuks.Wkips, Buffalo KobeB, Horse Covers Uloyts Mittens anil Slmgh Bobnt. An Experiment Whlrh Mearlr Fatal to Many People. N. Y., May 28. -A large number of peo-ilc from all over Central New York here by the special and regular midday tialiu yesterday to ness the public experiment of the Dr. Justin dynamite gun. The weather was fine all the morning, but at noon the clouds to lower with a prospect of rain later. Much interest was shown and every- thing pointed to another successful ex- periment. The CHUUOII was fired at 3 p.m. and exploded into a thousand pieces. No- body was hurt but there were many nar- row escapes. Huge musses of iron were thrown hundreds of feet. A piece of can- non, measuring four feet through, came fly- ing through the air and landed within three feet of the Hyrncuse Herald corre- spondent who was wutchiug the proceed- ings from Ix-hlud a tree. Another large piece went in the opposite direction, tear- ing a large chunk from the counter of a temporary refreshment stand about 500 feet away. The keeper of the stand was inside, but the missile grazed his head and scattered the coutents of the stand. It is said that the dyuamitedid not explode the gun, but tlie charge of powder. Among the visitors who arrived in the afteruoon were Lieut. Com. Washburn Maynard and L. P. Davidson of the navy and Commander Theodore P Jewell of the I nil ed States naval station, all of Acwuort, K i. Five hundred peoplewere present. The cunuuu used weighs pounds. The bare is la feet long and 9 Inches iu diameter. The target waa a bluff about cue third of a mile from ths gun. Dr. Justiu and his assistants loadrd the shells with dynamite. Two of the lliells are charged with eighteen pounds each of dynamite and four have twenty- five pounds each. Young Wing, repre- senting the Chinese government, was here to-day. The premature explosion has caused some speculation as to how it may affect the development of the invention. Dr. Justiu is, however, confident that the catastrophe was dup largely, If not en- tirely, to Imperfect metal in the construc- tion of the shell whic h allowed the outer steel shell to break and let the dynamite explode. His backers, Messrs. Patten and Dewittof Can list ota, say that they will procure another gnu anil go on with the experiments of throwing a magazine of dynamite by rouse of gunpowder. The explosion veMerday caused the greatest constei nation among the many spectators and it is ed almost a miracle that no one was killed The twelve-ton cannon waa scattered in fragments over the space of half a rnile. SOLD INTO rNFAMY. mulei-'H Peuiillar Method of Wind. NKW VIIKK, Mav 2S._Lee Khi, a Chiua- lenluy held in bailin .dire court 011 the charge of Yee, a 19-year-old Chiuese inau wiw ye ihe Tomb buying Huen I> SCHULTES, I 17 Bast Third slreeL, Fashionable Tailor. Qentlemen will find it to ihelr advantage to call on me before purchasing elsewhere. PB. CARY CO., SIB Lion street. General Supplies, Oil Cloths, Granite Ware. A special- Sherwltt Williams Paint ami Monroe range. R such ut blank-books, ledgers, and all kinds ol blanks done at Dunkirk Printing Company, 8 and 10 K. Second St. HULUENIIAIIKR, Cor. Third and Buffalo Su.. in tiranito. Marble, r nigging and Building 8lone. Call on me iwloni burini jour side-walk. R IBLKI CO., 7 aad 9 Baal Front atrueL Whwky, Wtnes. Biandlea. Liquor Store lor Family Use. O OHBUT M-KAT, "Boarding. Sale. Feed and Livery Stable. by ine day en- week on reasonable ------------------------SOI Central Ave. (J General Insurance cad Real Agent. Fire.Llfe. Accident, and Live Stock Influyajsce. Prompt attention iriv BB to linyine and selling Beat Kutate. JONKS. 76 G. Third it., cor. Dent, elsior Meat Market. Fresh, Salt Smoked Meats. Poultry. ____ _ .mil Lard. Sanaagns. Oyeters W W ATCUZ8, JKWBLBX. the Aurora Bailroad Walrh. Kenainng a specialty. Franc F. Slapf, 8Jt K. Third M. MOCKER, Merchant Tailor, Centra) Arenw tSSSSHSsSrE Y a tb. Uirecoous an stnotr an I UL ly Vegetable, and nwr Coated. bill to carry into effect tlin tlons the international American con- ference by tbe incorportion of the interna- tional American bank. The commis- sioners named are John B. Henderaon of Missouri, Cornelius N. Bliss of New York, William Henry Trescott of South Car- T. J. Coolidge of Massachusetts, Andrew Carnegie of Pennsylvania, Clom- ent Sfudebacker of Indiana, John F Hanson of Georgia, Henry G. Davis of West Virginia, Charles R. Flint of New York, and M. M. Bate of California. They are authorized to open books and receive stock subscriptions iu Washington or In New York, or at both places, and iu such other principal cities of the United States, and also in such principal cities of South aud Central America and Mexico, as they may think proper. The capital stock is to be subject to increase by a two- thirds rote to The shares are to be of 1100 per value each. When 25 per cent, of the subscriptions to the capita stock shall have been paid iu cash tbe cor may begin business, but at least is to be called and paid In cash within a year from the date of organiza- tion. The principal office is to be in Washing- or New York, as the directors may Aitermine. The bank is to be empowered to receive deposits, to buy and sell ex- kmnge, etc., but not to issue or to circu- as money. It may act as financial agent of any government, municipality, Hirson, etc. It may acquire real estate not to exceed in value IB per cent, of its jaid capital. It may be designated by tbe ecretary of the treasury as a depository f the public money or may be employed a ailnanclul agentof thegovernmeut. The ward of directors is to consist of twenty- seven persons holding at least 350 shares ach, and fifteen of them shall be citizens f the United States. The commiHgionerH are to meet in Wash- ngton within sixty days after tlie passage T the act and to organize by electing a lairinun, secretary and treasurer They re then with nil convenient speed to open of subscription ICacb subscription to be accompanied by 10 per cent, in ash of the amount subscribed. The tookholders are to be liabiu to the credi- ors of the bank only to tlie extent of their npald subscriptions on tlielr capital lock. Any person fulling to complete pay- lent on this subscription after twenty ays' notice is liable to have the previous uyinents forfeited. The directors are to lake semi-annual reports and the books re to be open to inspection by treasury at all times. The following letter from the secretary f state accompanied the message of the resident: To THE PiiEsiDKNT-l have the honor to sub- it herewith the report of the cotnmltte on aukiug as unanimously adopted by the in- irnalijual American conference, recently in isalon In this city, it waa the wish of the onfereuce that this proposition of such great terest to every American republic shoulil as rouiutly as possible secure the earnest at- ntlon of the congress of the United States. foreign commerce of the nations south of Uulf of Mexico and the Rio Orunde. mounts annually to more than t present the people of the United States enjoy meagre of this market, hut the action recent conference Mill result, I believe, In the ruiuoval of curtain obstacles which now tend to obstruct the expansion of our trade. One of Ihe most serious of thiae obstacles is I he absence of a sjsteiu of direct exchange and credits h) reason ofuhirl, tlie exporting and importing merchants uf tlie I'nlted States enKatft'd in romiueree witli Central and Soulh Aimrica have been compelled to pay the bunkers of London a tax upon trans- action. year our commerce with the countries 111 amounted to 567, of which tho of nieichamlise were valued at and tbe Imports of specie and bul- lion u ere J-J1.M1.TB1, while our exports con- sisted merchandise valued at and in and bullion. Of Ihe miwhandlse Imported Into the United Stales the greater part WK8 paid for by remit- tances to London and the cities of the conti- nent to cover drafts against European letters uf credit. For Ihe use of these credits a com- mission of of 1 percent. Is cus- tomarily paid, so that the European banks en- joyed a large profit upon our buHlness with a minimum of risk, This sj stem steadily results In losses to our merchants In Interest and aifferences In exchange aswell ug In commis- sions. These losses would be largely reduced to our merchants by the establishment of an international system of hanking between the American republics. The merchants of this country are us depend- ent upon the bankers of Europe In their finan- cial transactions with their American neigh- bors as they are upon the ship owners of Great Britain for transportation facilities, and will continue to labor hnder these embarrassments until direct banking systems are established. The report of the committee hereto attached presents a simple and easy method of relief nnd the enactment of the measure recom- mended will, m the judgment of the confer- ence, result in the establishment of proper facilities for Inter-American banking, Respectfully submitted, JAMKSO. ELAINE. New Officers for the Pacific Mall. NEW YORK, May the annual meeting of the Pacific Mail Steamship company to-day the control will pass into new hands, The Gould party, consisting of Gould, George J. Gould, Russell Sage, Sidney Dillon and William Remsen, will retire, and a new board, consisting of C. P. Huntington, I. B. Gates, Henry Hart, Edward Ijauterbach, Calvin S, Brice. Samuel Thomas, Oliver H Payne J. B. Houston and one other still to be named, will be elected, and J. B. Houston w ill be elected president in place of George OQiild. This outcome is a complete de feat for the Gould interest. The control begun accumulatiug stocks over three weg.uu uure yester Large servicable express wagons 95c. Children's painted two wheel carts with iron Ladies' cool summer vests, 10, 19, Gentlemen's ties, 17c. Lunch and picnic baskets, 10 and 14c, SPECIAL, ANNOUNCEMENT building lota, aOxllo Fourth street. Inquire t 73 E. Fourth stieet. Men, and women work Outfit No experience needed. J. KIHIKN WHITNEY, Nurseryman, Itochcster, N. 1. WORKERS WANTED.- agents Big pay. QTODDAltT A CO.. Patent Attorneys, 7th 7 St. WsalllMKUin, li. C opp. U 8. Patent tooi> iin.l storm-house, screen and windows oinrni savlies and outside blinds; handsomely papered, nowlv painted inside and out, wafer and rtnk In kitchen aud for luwu. (KKItIO, new sidewalks, fruit trees, garden anil hot-lied. A bargain. this enterprise has tjeen maintained with I is ot cotisiimecl. was taken iroin the room. an examination to-'lny. He will have Leupcd to Her Death. Nf w YORK, S8 -Ellen Tun up, aged SO years, of 128 Fursythe street, committed smc-ide by dovi n the aif-slmft of her residence and was instantly killed Early in tlie day the woman had made a complaint uf abandonment against her she Townp, in court. While husband, ard Essex .Market, pull. was her testimony Towne entered flu- ioom with a woman siic was Cl-ini Ti.wtie and was married to iu Philadelphia fourteen jenrs i n fiili' C'lnr.i so great a degree of secrecy that its dis closure is something iu the nature of shock. Coupled with this discoiery is th equally startling revelation that th baron's wife, who is of American birth, 1 an intimate friend of the Countess voi Waldersee, with whom she has exchangee frequent visits of late Mr. Dillon Clubbed by the Pollre. CORK, May 21 Nationalist rtemon stration proponed to lie held at Co-shel yes terduy, but which was proclaimed by thriccs are mucb below oven current priced, and we arc Jelling fine clolbl, napkins, D'Oyleys, towels, etc., at rare largaios New styles in parasols. New atylci in gloved. New ttylcn in hosiery. Headquarters iu Buffalo for Carped, tugs, Draping and turn. BLOCK, t9fl-4O2 MAIN NTItKKT. BUFFALO, K. Y. J.C.PENFOLD Manufacturer and Importer, 304 MAIM ST.. BUFFALO, M. T. DEALER in diamonds, Watches and Jewelry, Mocks, Silverware, Leather UoiKls, etc. 'XOKA VI tlOLDjSIL VKR PLA TIN A COMPI.ETl 3O4 MAIN STKKKT, pposlte Iroquga lintel. ARE CALLED "PEARL TOPAN Made only by CEO. A. MflCBETH t CO., PITTSBURGH, PA AND ARE Go to Monroe's for Curtains and Fixtures. IN SPA PER ;