Piqua Daily Leader, August 8, 1892

Piqua Daily Leader

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Piqua Daily Leader, The (Newspaper) - August 8, 1892, Piqua, Ohio THE PIOUA DAILY LEADER. FIVE DOLLARS PER TEAR. A DEMOCRATIC LOCAl, NEWSPAPER. JEROME C. SMILEY CO., PUBLISHERS AND PROPRIETORS TEN CENTS PER WEEF- VOL. IV, NO. 1250. PIQUA, OHIO, MONDAY, AUGUST 8. 1892. PRICE THREE CENTS MEDICAL- f How's Your Liver? Is tho Oriental salutation, 1 knowing that good, health cannot exist without a healthy Liver. When tho Liver is torpid the Bow- aro sluggish and con- stipated, tho food lies in the stomach undi- cestcd, poisoning tho Iblood; frequent headacho I ensues; a feeling of lasai- v j tude, despondency and i nervousness indicate hovr the whole system 13 do- j .ranged. Simmons Liver i Regulator-has been tho means of restoring more people to healtli and happiness by giving them a healthy Liver than any K agency known on earth. r- It acts with extraor- dinary power and efficacy. NEVCft BCCN DI6APPOINTCD. 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Visit picturesque Mackinac Island. It -will only cost you about from Detroit or from Cleveland for the round trip, including meals and berths. The attrac- tions of a trip to the Mackinac region are The island itsel f is a grand, romantic spot; its climate is most invigor- Ating. Save your money by traveling .between Detroit and Cleveland, via the D. Line. Fare. This division ia equipped with two new Htonmere. "City of Detroit" and "City of now famous as the largest and most magnifi- cent on fresh water. Leave every night, arriving the following morning At des- tination, making with all morning trains. Palace steamers, four trips per week between Detroit, Mack- inac, Petoskey, the and Marquette. Send for illustrated pamphlet. Address A. A. Schantz, G. P. A., Detroit Cleve- Steam Isav, Co., Detroit. Mich- CHICAGO, Aug. local paper says that one of the largest swindles ever attempted in Chicago has just been un- earthed. It appears that; title deeds have been forged covering half a sec- tion of land valued at to SI, 000. The property belongs to Mrs. Hetty R. Green, the richest woman in the world. It is situated between and Sixty-third streets, west of Western; avenue, this city. The forged deeds are still in the hands ol the forgers, as far as known. It was the attempt to borrow money on some of the property and dispose of other tracts of it In this city through tbo forged papers that the truth became known. It is believed that the 'forgers have gained nothing in this city yet by their crime. Through the filing of a bill in chancery to quiet a title to the property Mrs. Green's interests have been pro- tected. This move was made against the advice of Chief of Police McClaughey and Chief Inspector Rose. They fear the criminals havec been warned by the litigation and given a chance to escupe that will prevent their capture by the detectives employed on the case. The first knowledge received by any person that deeds were being fofged on the property came to John G. real estate agent. He informed the police that Vincent Mallie had at- tempted to negotiate a trade with him for five acres of land and that on in- vestigation he had discovered Mallie's claim to the land had been based on a forged deed. Mallie told him he ob- tained the document from Jos. R. An- derson, of Hammond, Ind., who was the grantee named. Mr. has not been found. The bill in chancery calls upon him to come into court and prove his claim. Anderson is thought to be a man of straw, set up by myth. T. C. Lewis brought Mallie to Mr. Earle's office to negotiate the trade, and the proposition was made that Earle accept the title to five acres of the property, in lieu of the amount Lewis was indebted to Earle through an earlier transaction. Attorney Bisbee has been Mrs. Green's attorney for many years. He says there was but one deed nnd that it covered the entire 320 acres. But an- other deed is out for forty acres, prob- ably running from Anderson to a third party. It was this deed that some per- son presented to the Central Trust Co., attempting at the same time to nego- tiate a loan on it. The Title and Guar- antee Co., too, was npproached. At the latter place Mr. Sellers, the man- ager, discovered the forgovy and put out a bait to catch the man. The filing of the bill to quiet the title probably frightened him away for he has not 3'ct made his appearance at the title office. ________________ Why Cholera Corpses Appear to He Alive. VTKXNA, Aug. Frey, an ex- pert in matters pertaining to cholera, writes to the newspapers that in the ex- perience of himself and other doctors, the notion prevailing among ignorant persons that cholera patients were often buried alive may be attributed to the fact that three hours after death the bodies of victims of the scourgo become distorted by muscular con- tractions, often lasting for hours. These contractions arc taken by the persons mentioned as indicating thai life still exists in bodies, and as the remains of cholera patients arc interrei as soon after death as possible, these people imagine that the patients arc buried before life is really extinct. Somcrby'B AH KlgJtt. IxDiAXAVoLifl, Ind., Aug. plaintiffs in the suit for a receiver for the Iron Hall have proposed that the supreme oflicers abdicate, pending an investigation of the order's accounts by plaintiffs and experts all legal proceed- ings to be temporarily abandoned. This was rejected. The executive committee now reports that it 1ms examined Su- preme Justice Somerby's accounts anc that arc flawless. The committee suggests that J. S. Say res. of Philadel- phia, and Albert Baker, of Indianapolis, go over the accounts with the commit- tee. It is probable the receivership case will never come to trial. Attempted IMUircler Suicide. GUTHBIE, O. T., Aug. Patter- son, of Crescent City, at midnight se- cured a double-barreled shotgun, walked in her night clothes to her lover's house, called him out and shot him. Thinking she had killed him she placed the muzzle of the gun in her mouth, and with her bare feet pulled the trigger, her brains being blown out. Her lover was unharmed. Jealousy was the cause. Getting Hack at Hreckinridpe, CHICAGO, Aug. is more than probable that at an early meeting of tho ceremonies committee of the World's fair action will be taken in opposition to Congressman Breckinridge, of Ken- tucky, as orator of the day on tho occa- sion "of the dedicatory exorcises. Ev- erybody around exposition headquar- ters is disgruntled at the attitude of Mr. Breckinridge against tho passage of the appropriation bill. Another Ocean Trip. T Nr.w YOIJK, Aug. steamship theCunard lino, was sign alec off Sandy Hook, at o'clock, Satur- day morning, thus completing her trans-Atlantic voyage in 5 days '2C hour? and 5 seconds. A >ew Mint Superintendent. WASHINGTON, Aug. nomina- tion Of Theodore R. Hofer to be super- intendent of the U. S. mint at Carson. Ncv., was confirmed Friday. EUROPEAN WAR CLOUDS. England, fiunslu and Chlua Mixed Up Ore tho Question RusMan LONDON, Aug. Even domestic politics are overshadowed by the gravity of the news from Pamir. China and Great Britain are both moving in de- fence against Russian aggression, while the Afghans also lay claim to part of the disputed territory and. are attempting to hold it against both the Chinese and the Russians. A dispatch from Pekin states that the Chinese government is already on the alert, and explanations have been de- manded from both Russia and Afghan- istan for encroaching upon territory claimed by the Chinese. The Chinese'forces in the Pamir re- gion, commanded by Gen. Chang, with- out waiting for any explanations, have already encountered the Afghans in a bloody conflict at Samultash. The Chi- nese were considerably outnumbered, but they fought resolutely and only re- treated in the face of overwhelming force. The Afghans held the field- Gen. Chang, it is said, has sent with his report of the conflict an imperative de- mand for reinforcements. Preparing For tho G. A. U- Meeting. Aug. Grand Army entertainment committee has be- gun the erection of barracks for the accommodation of veterans who will at- tend the encampment next month. These barracks will be frame struc- tures, one story high, provided with cots and bedding. They will ac- commodate people. A like number will be accommodated in the public school buildings. Prepara- tions are being made to clear the tation rooms of desks and furniture, and with the aid of cots and mattresses to turn the building into large dormo- tories. in the way of bed- ding, except blankets, will he furnished, and the posts which come in a body will be housed together as nearly as possible. It-is thought that about men can be housed in this way. No cooking will, be allowed in the build- Another Iloeord Demollshcr. YORK, Aug. graceful steamer Venezuela of the Red "D" line arrived in this port Saturday with a record of the fastest trip ever made be- tween South America and New York. She crossed the bar at p. m. Thurs- day night, having made the run from Laguayra, Venezuela, in five days and eleven hours. This record was an average of fourteen knots an hour. In Danger of rV'lnjr Lynched. CAMDKX, N. J., Aug. Enncll, a notorious Negro, was arrested Satur- day on a "f assault- ing 12-year-old Mary HajTes, on Thurs- day. The child positively identified him. He is now awaiting a hearing. The people threaten to lynch him if they get a chance. The victim is quiet- er and her physician anticipates no dan- gerous consequences. PITTSBURGH, Aug. morn- ing a head-on collision between two freight trains occurred at Indian creek, four miles oast of Connellsvillc, on the B. O. R. R. Two of the train men were fatally hurt, two others badly in- jured, and several seriously. Disobedi- ence of the train dispatcher's orders is given as the cause of the accident. JSeoretsiry KIkln'fl WASTIINOTOX, Aug. El- kins returned from West Virginia Sat- urday and was at his desk in the war department He will leave next week to spend the next six weeks at his home in West Virginia, Private Secre- tary Halford left Saturday afternoon for Asbury Bark, N. J., to return Mon- day. _______________ Anarchists .still At It. PARTS, Aug. police of this city have discovered an anarchist placard calling upon anarchists to kill the jur- ies and judges who have respectively convicted and condemned members of anarchist societies. The authorities have learned that of these pla- cards have been printed for circulation. Deputy Killed While on Guard. VISALTA, Aug. day- break Saturday morning Evans and Sontag. who made an attack Friday on detectives searching for the Collis train robbers hid in Evans' barn, shot and probably killed Oscar Beaver, oi LeMoor, a deputy sheriff' guarding tho place, for the arrest of the robbers. Fresno Not Tnkeii VISALTA, Cal., Aug. to Satur- day afternoon the robbers who plun- dered the express car on the Los Angeles train near Fresno Wednesday night had not been captured, though a posse of a hundred men were pursuing them towards the mountains and were close on their trail. Killed by Foul FLEMINGSBUTIG, Ky., Aug. Em- mon schoolhouse near here, two men were suffocated .while drilling a well, John Skeins was found dead in the well, and .lames McRoberts died shortly after being removed. Both men were mar- ried, and leave large families. A Diplomatic Change. ST PRTKRSTiuno, Aug. De Strnve, minister to the United States, has been transferred to tho Hague. He will be succeeded in Washington by Prince at present chancel- lor of the Russian embassy at Vienna. The Circuit .Iiulpron Salary. FRANKFORT, Ky., Aug. house reconsidered the bill reducing the salary of circuit judges to and passed it It required 51 votes to pass it, and it re- ceived just that number. It is probable that the senate will defeat the bill. Spiritualist Dead. CHICAGO. Aug. John C. Bnndy, the widely known spiritualist nnd edi- tor :ind publisher of the Religious and Philosophical Journal, died at o'clock Saturday morning at his home in this city, aged 51 years. Friok Not. Dolnjf Well. WOOSTKR, O., Aug. ad- vices from friends at Pittsburgh to relatives at Wooster say that H. C. Frick is not making the progress to re- covery as indicated by the newspapers. A SCHEME Establish Communication Be- tween Earth and Mars. Francis Galton, F. R. S., F. G. S., Will Endetwor to Accomplish It. A Reflection a Mirror Would Visible on If Seen Through a Telencope us UK the One at Lick Observatory. y, Aug. Francis Galton, F. R. S., F. G. S., chairman, of the com- mittee in charge of the Ktv.- observa- has written a letter to the Times relative to a scheme for establishing communication between Mars and the earth. Mr. Galton declares that a, beam of sunlight reflected through a hole one-tenth of an inch in.' a in front of a mirror woulcf te.just a? A TRAGIC ENCOUNTER At a Political Meeting Caused by an ID. (Kult to a Young Lady. PETERSBURG, Ind., Aug. Til- lage of Winslow, which is nine miles south of this place, was the scene ol one of tho most bloody tragedies day that this county ever knew. It was the day of the democratic mass convention of the county and a large crowd had assembled and all seemed to be enjoying perfect harmony, when Miss Redd, the daughter of a respected farmer, indecently assaulted by one Barnes, a coal miner of Ayershire, which is a coaling station near Win- slow. Sheriff Still well arrested Barnes in McCoy's saloon, when he was at once set upon by a dozen drunken miners, who demanded the release of. Barnes, which was refused. The sheriff called upon bystanders to assist him, when a general fight ensued, with knives" razors, billiard cues, etc., as weapons. When, the battle was over Bartley Stinson. one of the miners, was cut literally to pieces. He had one A JEWISH RABBI Preached Jesus Christ Crucified at St. Paul, Minn J RAILftOADI. 'Bnnsulvania Lines. at Pamngtr Tnlni-CtntrmlThM. Ouc Man Knocked Overboard and Drowned Severely Injured. LOUISVILLE, Ky., Aug. the mid- dle of the Ohio river, near Paddy's Run, six miles below the city, a terrible bat- tle was fought afternoon by seven toughs, who were in two skiffs. Ed Eiel and Will and John Biel, his cousins, were in one boat, and Jim Soregel, of New Albany, and three friends in the other. The members of the two boating parties had quarreled at a fish-fry, and when they met in mid-stream they rowed for each other and the two boats meeting the occu- pants began to beat each other over their heads with oars. Ed Biel was knocked overboard and drowned and the others were severely injured. Soregel had a pistol, but it would not go oft'. He has been arrested. A Suicide. PHILADELPHIA, Aug. the third time in the past four months a tragedy has occurred at the Eastern penitentiary. Overwhelmed with the thought of the cheerless future before him, James Eodan, known in prison as "A committed suicide in the most tragic manner. He set fire to the mattress and bedding and sitting down deliberately in the midst of the flames drew a keen-edged knife across his throat. The cries of the desperate tnan attracted the attention of his keeper, but before the latter could reach him he had sustained such severe injuries that he died in the prison hospital in a few hours, No Bluff ThU Time. OjfAlsrcociv, Va., Aug. Thomas Gadding, residing on the line of the New York, Philadelphia and Norfolk railroad, near I.loxon Station, got into a towering rage with his mother, ran out of the house, and throwing himself in front of a freight ti'ain, was cut to pieces. Gadding been in the habit of placing himself in situations of- imminent danger when wild with anger. Sow York Tribune Uoycott OfT. NEW YOIJK, Aug. Sunday's meeting of the Typographical union No. (5, it was agreed to take off all boycott from the Tribune as soon as all the de- tails of unionizing the Tribune have been settled. This consist? of tho forma- tion of chapels, election of a chairman, etc. As soon as this has been done, cir- culars will be sent to all labor organiza- tions and typographical xinions inform- ing them of the fact. A Pinkerton Committed to .Tall. PITTSBURGH, Aug. Primer, a Piukerton detective for whom a war- rant was sworn out by Hugh Ross, and who voluntarily sxirrendcred on Thurs- day, was given a hearing on Saturday bcfore Alderman King, who committed Primer to jail for court on the charge of murder. The Carnefi-ie attorneys will at once make an effort to secure his release on bail. Mute Killed by the Cars, LKTJANOX Ind., Aug. S. Roy Reagan, a deaf and dumb man living northwest of this city, was struck by the Chicago mail train on the Cleveland, Cincinnati, Chicago and St. Louis railway at Thorntown and instantly killed. lie leaves a wife and two children. Only Half 11 Corn Crop In Q0 KANSAS CITY, Mo., Aug. S. The cool winds that swept over the south- west Sunday wi'l not save the coin of Kansas. It will probably keep the corn from burning up any further, but at tho ctop will not exited half the A Fatal Blow. POMKKOT, O., Aug. S. There was a general fight Sunday afternoon be- tween the roustcrs on tho steamer Louise, in which John Wright, of Iron- ton. has his skull fractured with a shovel. It is thought he will die. Swept Hy Fire. SACRAMKXTO, Cal., Aug. Great forest tires arc sweeping over the hills on the north side of the American river, destroying timber anil pastures. Sev- eral thousand acres have been burned Frances VTillard'n Mothrr CHICAGO, Aug. Mrs. Mary R Wil- lard, mother of Frances K. Willard, is slowly dying at her home in Kvanston. She is not expected to survive more than one Uay longer. ______ _ distinctly seen as a faint glint at a cliv !_u tance of ten miles. The amount of fog gash on the breast near the heart and haze which a beam of light would traverse between the earth and Mars, when the latter is high above the horizon, Mr. Gal- ton says, could not exceed that along an earthy ten-mile. Therefore the same proportion between the size of the mirror and the distance holding true, it follows that the flash from many mirrors simultaneously, whose aggregate width was fifteen yards, and and whose aggregate length, to allow for slope was, say, twenty-five yards, would be visible on Mars if seen through a telescope like that at the Lick observ- atory, in California, and the inhabi- tants, if they have eyes and fairly-good telescopes, would speculate concerning the beam, and would wish to answer. BATTLE IN SKIFFS. The Members of the Synagogue Rush Upon Him And Him In a Horrible Manner and Then Threw Him Oat of Efll- fet fc Will Bring Suit for Big eight inches long and spread widely; another gash uglier on the chest and abdomen, and still another on the back, extending be- neath the arm aud down the side at a great length, and his brother, Pete Stiuson, had his throat cut. The gash being about six inches long and very deep, with a deep wound on his breast and one arm about half severed. Both men are. fatally wounded. It is said Jim McKinney did the cut- ting on these two miners, and that he is yet at large. Lcvi Redd, a brother to the young lady assaulted, who was assisting the sheriff, was stabbed in three places and is badly hurt. Sev- eral others were more or less hurt in the melee, but their namos are un- known. The sheriff was in tho thick- est of the fight, but came out with a few painful bruises. No arrests as yet have been made. The affair is greatly regretted, as the Stinson. brothers are quiet, hard-working miners when not drinking, and McKinney is highly con- nected in this county. Whisky was the prime cause of it all. RACE WAR. Six Hundred Men and "Women The Police for a Time ORAXGE, N. J., Aug. 8. A race war between colored men and Italians broke out here Saturday night and one man was seriously stabbed and twenty others injured with clubs, brick-bats and stones. The trouble arose through a dispute between a colored man and an Italian. The men began to fight in Frank .Matta's saloon, aud on being put out continued the fight on the street. The colored man was beaten and his to his rescue, and the Italians started in to help their countrymen. The affair occurred on South street, which is about half a mile long, and about half the houses are oc- cupied by Italians and the rest by blacks. About 000 men and women were engaged, and a brisk fight took place. Stones, sticks and bricks flew thick, and by the time the police re- serves arrived twenty persons had been severely injured The police for some time could make no impres- sion on the crowd. When the com- batants were finally separated they quickly dispersed and no arrests were made. Daniel Tucker, colored, was found later with a bad stab wound in the Jicck, and medical attendance had to be summoned. A force of police is now guarding the street and endeavor- ing to prevent a recurrence of the trouble. __ An Ovation to Kismarck. Aiiff. S. Prince and Princess Bismarck arrived at Spandau at o'clock Saturday morning on their way to pay a visit to "the ex-chancellor's brother at Nauguard, Prussia. They were given a hearty greeting by a large crowd which had gathered in and about the railroad station. From Spandau the prince and princess proceeded for their destination, passing. through Ber- lin en route. A JMiysiclaii's Terrible Mistake. CHICAGO, Aug. S. At East Chicago Mr. Ingram, superintendent of the horseshoe works, lost his life through the carelessness of Dr. Cole. Mr. In- gram. Louis Barr and Dr. Cole attended a show, and later the doctor invited them to his office. In some manner he gave carbolic acid to his guests instead of whisky. The doctor also di auk, nnd at present is in a critical condition. Mr. Barr is out of danger. Ingram died instantly. _______________ Russian Cholera Ilrtiirns, ST. PKTF.KSBUUG, Aug. cholera returns for nil Russia for August 3 and 4 show new cases and deaths. A circular issued by the minister of the interior calls upon Rus- sians, male or female, who have studied medicine abroad, to place themselves at the disposal of the authorities to com- bat cholera- holera in Aug. dispatch to the Times from Teheian says that cholera exists in a mild form in Tabriz, the official accounts reporting twenty deaths daily. The Armenians have fled from the town. The mortality of cholera in the Jewish quarters of Teheran is fifteen to thirty daily. Don farlos Will Aug. Paris corres- pondent of the Times says: Don Carlos lias abandoned his opposition to the republic in deference to the pope's policy. lie has published a letter an- nouncing that, he will no longer main- tain a representative in France. A M-rious Chargo. CHICAGO. Aug. Annie Burke, of this city, claims that her husband, while an inmate of the Kankakee In- sane asylum, was starvofl, kicked and beaten Vo brutally by the asylum at- tendants that his death was due to the injuries he received. Stsllion Aug. Pilot, a stallion owned by Gen. F. E. Bryant, nt. MiHison, died Saturday. He wns valued at Westward. ST. PAUL, Minn., Aug. which was the Jewish Sabbath, at in the afternoon, the hour when the de- scendants of Jacob meet to pray and listen to a discourse from a rabbi, the synagogue of the Sons of Jacob was filled with devout worshipers. A stranger rabbi, for such he was taken to be, arose and began to preach in the Hebrew tongue. He was clever and the audience was much taken with him. Suddenly he be- gan to preach Christ crucified. A match dropped into a can of pqwder could not have created a greater com- motion. Instantly the congregation was on its feet demanding that the man be put out of the house. The man continued to preach Christ as though talking to the most appre- ciative audience, and a moment later everybody made a rush for him at once. He attempted to defend himself, but was knocked down, and, after his head was well thumped on the floor, and thro'wn out of. the synagogue, the stranger took the hint and concluded that he was not wanted there. It seems that the stranger was a con- verted Polish Jew named Nathaniel Friedman, who lives at 626 Lawson street. He claims that he was invited there by a prominent member of the Sons of Jacob, and told that he might preach a short sermon. Friedman stated Sunday evening that he would bring suit against the Sons of Jacob to recover damages for the in- juries, etc, Friedman is not seriously hurt, but has some big bumps on his head, which he received by having his head bumped on the floor. NO WONDER. A Man With 8oven la HIM, Who Not Recover. CREAL SPRINGS, 111., Aug. morning1 a shooting scrape occurred in the restaurant of Wilkinson A Wade, Ed Seag'er and the proprietors being the participants. The trouble grew out of Seag-errelusingto pay for a meal of victuals, the price of which was twenty-five cents, whereupon Spager began the row, snapping the face of Wilkinson, when the latter drew his revolver and fired at Seager. Wade also opened fire on Seager. After the smoke of bat- tle cleared away it was found that Sea- ger had been hit seven ball hitting him in the mouth, out in the neck, one in the back and three in the abdomen. The wounded man was taken to comfortable quarters, where a physi- cian was called and dressed his wounds. Wilkinson and Wade left for parts un- known. Actor Scanlan Loncs His Speech; NEW YOKK, Aug. J. Scanlan, the comedian, has reached the second stage of the malady from which he is suffering, and which an intimate friend of the late Bartley Campboll, who died of paresis, describes ar. the loss of the power of speech. This gentleman was a constant attendant of the playwright during his illness, and claims that Scanlan's case is identical. He declares that there is no hcfpc for the actor, that the third an'd last stage will follow soon, and that Mrs. Scanlan under- stands full the critical condition of her husband. She visits him daily at Bloom- ingdale. The Weather. WASHINGTON, Aug. Show- ers at lake stations Monday and in re- maining portions by "Monday night warmer, southeast winds. West Viaginia and Western Pennsyl- followed by showers Mon- night; warmer, southeast winds. Indiana and except showers and local storms in Illinois; cooler by Monday night, winds shifting to the southwest. Marble Cliff......." Hilliards..........." Bronsons............" Plain City______" Unionville.-........" Mjlford Centre..." Woodstoct........." Cable..................." Westville............" St. Paris.............." Conover T............." Fletcner ,r............" Piqua.................." Co.vington.........." Bradford Jc........ar Bradford Jc........lv Union. City........." Marion..............." Lngansport........." Crown Point......" Cliicago...........ar Bradford Jc........lv Greenville._........" Weavers.............." New Madison....-" Wileys................." New Paris..........." Richmond...... i" Cambridge AM AM AM Eastward. Cambridge. City.." Richmond..__ New Paris._........" Wileys................." New Madison....." Weavers.............." Greenville _.........." Gettysburg........." Bradford Jc........ar Chicago............lv Crown Point......" Winamac._........" Logansport........." Marion Hartford........_.... Union City........." Bradford Jc........ar Factory Burned. x, W. Va., Aug. five buildings composing the Tygard Manufacturing Co.'s general planing and buggy factory, with all the ma- chinery, a large lot of lumber and sev- eral buggies, were totally destroyed by an incendiary fire at 2 o'clock Sunday morning. Loss, insurance, ________________ An American Lady's Mishap. LONDON, Aug. Dixon, of Chi- cago, a passenger on tho steamship Aurania, burst a blood vessel while landing at Queenstown, and is in a critical condition. Mr. and Mrs. Bcel and Miss Blakely, of Chicago, went ashore with her. lildhop Murdered. ROME. Aug. arrival of the train from Florence at Foligno Sunday the bishop of Foligno was found lying dead in one of the carriages with several wounds on his head. The police have arrested the stispectcd murderer. 'i X No Compromise. S, Ind., Aug. ef- forts to compcomise the Iron Hall liti- gation have proved fruitless and nego- tiations have been broken off. The case will come to trijtl Thursday next. FrontInont G. A. K. Man Deitd. COLUMBUS, O., Aug. Dent, a well known citizen, ex-councilman and prominent G. A. R. man, died sud- denly Saturday morning of heart dis- ease.________________ "Snapper" Garrison Critically III. ASBURY PAKK, N. J., Aug. per" Garrison, the famous jockey, is lying dangerously ill at the Scarborough hotel, Long Branch. His family is at his bedside. People Urownrd. TUNIS, Aug. ferry-boat plying on the Mejerda liver, was capsized in and ninf of the per-ons on board of her were Bradford Jc.........lv Covington..........." Plqtta.................." Fletcher.......-......." Conover............. St. Paris.............." Westville............" Urbana............... Kairenbaugli___ Cable...................." Woodstock........." Milford Centre... Unionville........." Plain City..........." Bronsons......... Hilliards........... Marble Cliff........" Columbus.......ar, 50 635 630 S AM 910 922 f927 937 945 -H 956 agio 05 2 10 is VffilOW 9 111 08 V 7 5fi 1 311 40 8Q4J i 828 21 610 AM 1220 930 956 75611140 AM 956 7 OS'lO 30 71510 40 7 26-10 5: 74311li F? 51 life 8021132 f 8 1611 46 82581155 830 927 1024 1042 1120 AM 1215 AM PM PM 858 PM 206 10f55 81511 38 I'M "SSst 850 PM 63' 945 Dark Faced Type denotes time from 12 noon to 12 mid light fasad from fj midnight to 12 noon. Pullman VcMtthnle Dining nnd Cftrs are run on au'd 11 between Columbus .and Indianapolis; iMillmnti on 1 and 8 between Columbus and Indianapolis; and oivKos. 3 .mnd lo between Columbus and Chicago, via Bradford Junction, v ThePiilliiiHii Cnrrou JO, II, aoand 81 either run through via Colum- bus and Pittsburgh or make direct connection in Pittsburgh Union Station cost or west. J03EPH WOOD, E. A. FORD. Gflneral Gtueril PMMDger igttt, 5-15-92-Q PlTTSBTTKGH, PENS'A. For time cards, rates of fare, through checks, and further infonnatlon re- iHrdlng the running of trains apply to any A.trent of the Pennsylvania Lines. C. E. YAUEU. Axcnt.Pcnnsrlrania Lines. RAILWAYS. Local Railway Time Tables. UuicuuiiiTl, Hamilton ft Dayton SOUTH-BOUND TRIXB AT 1TQUA. VUht Exuross "1.08a.m. Toledo E.XVTMS in. Toledo and Detroit Mail til. 50 a. tn. Detroit Exjiress t-1.48 p. m. Lima Skipper p. m. Paper Train, Sunday only, 6.28 a.m. SOUTH-BOUXD TRAIN'S AT TIQUA. Xiftht Express Lima Skinper r7..'iS a. tn Detroit Express m. Toledo and Detroit Mail t2.08 m. Cincinnati Express p. Reference daily; tdaily except Sun- lav: I Sunday onlv. Plttsburg, Cincinnati, Clilcago St. LouU KAST-BOUJfDTKAINS AT PIQUA. No. 6....................................................8 Tv> a. m 40 P, ra Jio. 15 p, m No. 10.................................................... 4 33 it.m TRATKS AT PTQtTA. No. 1................................................... r 42 a.m No. 4r....................................................H 26 a.ui NV 11................................................... 5 44 pm No. 3..................................................10 11 n.m Sec official time table elsewhere in this paper. Cleveland. Cincinnati, CUlcago St. Louln Kiultvuy. KAST-nOUJfO TRAINS AT TROT. No-12. New York 7 55 a. m 82, LceaJ 00 p. m 18, Express....................................7 11 p m WEST-BOUND TRAINS AT TItOY. No. 17, Express....................................7 55a.m SI, Frcijrht..........................10 00a. m 7, St- Louis Express..................... 6 05 p. In Nos. 7 and 12 run solid between i-'t. Louis and Now York City with through car for Boston. EAST-BOUND TRAINS AT SIDNEY. No. 12 10 10 a. m. No. 2................................................ 2 10 p. in. No. 18................................................ 7 35 p. m. No. S ................................................12 -J6 a. tn. Local 80.............................................. 8 45 a. m. WKST-r.OU.VI> TRAINS AT SlRNKY. No. 9....................................................2 28 a. m. No. I7...................................................8 SI a.m. No. 3.........................-...........-...............12 39 p. m. No. 7.....................................................6 55 p Local SI ................................................3 15 p. m. ATTORNEY. A. R. BYRKETT- ATTORNEY AT LAW, Office in Bacement of Court only' Law at Troylwit TROV 10. J-15-90 MISCELLANEOUS. Ths __ FTQVA. MEDICAL. Oculist Aurist, OF DATTOM O., Cnn be oonsnlevery Wertiwwtay afternoon rttthei office of Or. Ixniis Alff, 226 South street, Piqtift, Ohio, 3-17iX ;