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   Sandusky Star, The (Newspaper) - December 19, 1898, Sandusky, Ohio                               Get Our Prices on Job Printing. AND KY STAR Today's News Today Not Tomorrow. VOL. -JCJ5. SAiVM-SKY, OHIO, MONDAY KVKMNG, PRICE TWO CENTS hlanii Mail Carriers Risk Their Lives Almost Daily. A Trip ol" Seventeen Miles Made Hvery Dav But Sunday By Sailing-, Skating- or Creeping-. That is one reason for using tho small 1 1 foot c.tn be lilted pulled al'-nif here a largor loai i-ould not be handled In trip j s'.iil. skate, iet cr tini.-i fix.j.. is, I'Wihei.. n. m Pioneer Resident of Sandusky Passed tio noi u hitl "en i pt is are we Will s.u i iiey are steel plates strapped t.n- teet like skates and on tl.s bottom of which are a number of steel spurs or spikes about an iuch long anil sharpened to a needle point. It is not an infrequent occurrence for the boys to break through the ice and go SPORTING MISCELLANY. Away Last Night. Had Lived Here For Years and Was Prom- inently Identified With the City's Business Interests. Again has death entered the ranks of Sauduskv's pioneers and removed one The Put iu-Bay Herald, the first paper ,-ompletelv under. published ou the islands, and a bright Tiu.se ouly a few ot- the daugol.s md newsy one too, had the following j tlmt our lmlil Cttrriers u-lve to encounter whose name has for half a century been i.terestmg article in last week's issue iu the discharge of their (kities, they identified with the business The people who live ou the islands. orjupvei- tcll of the worst dangers and the enterprises of this city. Wm V Lathau. Young- and Maxfleld Trnlght. J-Mdie Voung of Tol- do and Joe .Mas field of Cleveland w '11 apn. L.-I'S Hail tonight for a -.Hi-round conu--t t" a (or the huut.iiuw eight cham- Di'itishtp of the middle slates and a pui-st-ot John S. Wietleman, mau- agi-r of Impi-riai Athletic club, has ar- ranged the go, which promises a good evening's entertainment. Maxtield ar- late this afternoon with Tom Mo- Unity, his manager, uud is m excellent condition for the fight. Young is also PEOPLE OF THE B. 0. and Short Line Did a Big Business This Year. Lake Cargoes Exceeded 000 Tons-Iron Ore Was Good. But PI? Iron and Grain Very Light. of shipments and receipts of The pulpit  od trim and w ill set Maxtield a fast coal, iron ore and pig irou tor the se.isou most of them, are acquainted with the dangerous occupation of our mail car riers, but the people ou the main Laid and especially those who live inland, have no conception of the dangers that lurk along the island mail route. A carrier must be a stranger to fear aud never "lose his head" so to speak, if he does he runs a good chance of find- ing a resting place on the bottom of the lake. Unforeseen dangers arise .some- times that call for rapid thinking and equally quick action. To hesitate is to be lost, hence our mail carriers take des- perate and dangerous chances at times that, to people unacquainted with the work, would seem fool-hardy, but tl e carrier recognizes his danger and takes chances, and with an apparent recklessness, ihut makes one shudder to think of, yet through allot' it the carrier is cool and must be, Captain Amos Hitchcock has had. the islands mail route for years. His father had it before him, aud the dangers they have encountered would make a book more thrilling than border life during Indian war times in the early settlement of the that no one but themselves know anything about'. No matter how cold and stormy mauy narrow escapes they have. Owing to the sad death by drowning of Ernest Hitchcock last fall, Lyndon Hitchcock and Louie Wise are "our mail boys" this winter, and uuless meeting none of its cruel with some mishap or foul weather they news of his death are nearly always on time. Starling died at his home Ml! Adams strict at 10 o'clock List night. He had been con- lined to his house for the past three mouths, but this tact robbed death ot suddenness, ami the will be learned with sorrow bv the inauv friends, who loved in p.ice. For the benefit of business men and oi hers it has been decided uot to begin the bouts until o'clock. The six- round go between Schroeder and Blaiue and a lurrell light will be put ou as pre- liminaries. The main go will begin j of coal would about after the minstrel show. half a million tons. just closed show a decided and grati- fying increase over last year. This is especially, noticeable with the B. O. Lake business there was unusually heavy, and had navigation remained i open 10 days longer, the shipments, have reached, As jt was, several j from Put-in Bay at a. in. they are i and esteemed him. taken to the south shore by Mr. Hitch- j The deceased born iu Connecticut cock. Here the mail pouches are trans- in IV.'O and was therefore at the time ol ferred to the and the battle begins his death 72 years of age. During the They are due in Catawba at 11 o'clock, excitement over the goiil discoveries in Leaving there at 1 o'clock p. m. they 1S4U he decided to try his fortunes in are met again by Mr. Hitchcock and the gold fields of California. A series carted across the island, stopping at the i of misfortunes forced him .to abandon j c i boats were loaded and had to lav up ou and true. account of the ice, and about 'MO ears of K-n'v Kmo says the Olympic Arh COill ro Michigan points I.-lie club ot San Francisco has offered i uv all rail IM him against Kid He business at the B. O. was not s ,vs e practically accepted the of- For the first two mouths it was ler. lorit one. In fact, j verv the match is made as far as Kennedy and I am concerned. Nothing will suit us better than a match iu Sau Francis- postoftice only long enough for the mail his plans when reaching the isthmus ol if Pul1 off in Febru- to be assorted. They are due on Middle i Panama, from which place he made :lry Bass at p. m. they are met there by waytoivew Orleans aud .subsequently Mr. George High and driven across that i lo Sauduskv. His first business island; in another 14-foot was in (he manufacture of candy, being i in cross the channel to Nyyili B due there at (J p. m. A trip every day in the. week except Sunday for four trips, and for a little less than each trip. Thank you, we don't want the job. WANTS A REHEARING. Catherine Ackerman Files Motion In Cir- cuit New Evidence. an effort must be made to get the mail through. One morning Capt. Hitchcock left North Bass. The ice was not strong enough to bear his weight walking. Strapping the mail pouch upon his back and lying flat upon his face, he started creeping to Middle Bass, over a mile away. A large dog seeing him in that position started out ou the ice to him, but broke through and was nearly drowned before parties on shore could rescue hiui. Captain. Hitchcock crept the entire distance across the channel and the Ice crushing under and around him. At another time he was crossing channel iu a boat. A heavy fog came down and he had to resort to his compass to keep his bearings. Iron in the boat caused the compass to vaiy aud he was carried almost past the ex- treme eastern end of the island, over two miles out of his course. Another time, when the mail was carried from Port Clinton, Mr. Hitchcock was in a sleigh. He came to a crack in the ice several yards wide. He had two or three passengers and several hundred pounds of freight. He chopped out a big cake o> the ice upon which the sled was standing, and his horse, sled, passen- gers and freight ere ferried across the crack. The two winters previous to this the captain's two sons, Lyndon and Ernest carried the mail aud their experiences were equally as thrilling as those of their father aud grandfather before them. One time the boys were com ing from Middle Bass, they had one passen- ger, Miss Blanche she will never forget that trip. The ice was breaking up and running down the lake. They couldn't row it, but must cross just the same. They got into their ness (made of ropes aud straps with which to haul their boat) and started for Put-iu-Bay, a good, long mile. .Tumping from cake to cake of ice, many times the cakes not as large as au ordi- nary wash-tub, often sinking to their middle in the icy water, and yet not. daring to stop, their boat thumping on the ice behind breathless crowd standing on the docks on both islands watching that perilous wheu they reached the shore on this side both boys were laughing as if il was rare sport. At another was a terrible day, cold and they ar- rived their clothes were frozen to them and they had to be helped out of their boat aud to a fire and be "thawed out" before they could get their clothing off looked like two pillars of ice when they arrived. At another time they were caught iu the running ice in the Ottawa channel, aud work as hard as they may they could not push their way through and were carried down tho lake. Their father was watch- ing them with a ghiss from the shore. He sent a message to Kelleys Island to watch tor them. They, however, man- aged to push through and make the shore down near the east end. On New Year's day. 1SJI7, they had another vivid experience. They had two passengers, Misses Mary Lib and Myrtle Vromau. Shortly after they left Catawba a dense fog came it was impossible to see a rod ahead of the boat. Here the com- pass misled them again. The residents of the island were to the gravity of the occasion, for lost ou the water in a is like beiug at sea in a ship with- out a rudder- Cannons were fired and church bolls rang. The lioat liually d ou East Point, several miles out of the way. and it said the young ladies wanted to embrace everybody in sight wheu they landed, so glad werd they. Among the worst dangersencounteree crossing when the ice is breaking up and running out, for to got canght be- t ween two big cakes of ice means the or uahing of the boat like an Catherine Ackerman has filed through her attorneys, a. motion in the circuit which he was asMvuic it with Mr. Pernutt, under the firm name of Pernutt Latham. He soon left tin-, to follow the trade learned in New Eng- land, that of a tailor, and eoUiblisht d the tailoring establishment which continued up to when his failing health auti other business interests we have reason to believe they will, for the Keunedy-Krady-Powers syndicate is truing to pull oft" ;i -six-day i.ic.wlc raee out (here in February. I mil sunn hat :i'tereStt'U jil tilt ra; iMg g nut?   there WAMIT.VOTOV. Dec. remark of the president at the Savannah ban- quet on Saturday is causing widespread comment. He said there could be no financial or revenue changes in the nest four years. This dampens the hopes of financiers who expected an estru session of congress to consider the financial question. Petitions for an extra session are still being passed, however, among the Republican members of the house. It is said that a majority of the Repub- licans think it to avoid the question at present. forced him to relinquish it. He was in- reahze tlns- for SPUt :l reP- being but a few cargoes of corn early iu terested extensively iu the peach culture ou the peninsula and his annual ship- ments were among the largest sent ont from the islands. He was possessed of court for a re-hearing of her case against j unusual activity and energy, which the Hurou Dock company. The suit is the outgrowth of an accident in Huron in which her sou was killed. She got a verdict in the common pleas but it was set aside by the circuit court. She now wants her case reheard by the circuit court on the grounds that the point on which" it was reversed was not, stated by the attorneys for the Dock company. As a further ground she alleges that there is material evidence which was not presented at thn trial or before tho circuit court. made his business ventures uniformly successful. He was a self made man ana succeeded in raising himself from u po- sition of obscurity to one of affluence aud wealth. In he was married to Miss Mary Bouton. She with two chil- dren survive him. The funeral arrangements have not yet been completed. Social at Perkins. On Thursday evening Mr. Truman B. I reseutatiou all the way to New York to 1 see about the match. Lavigue has sev- j er.il times said he would be pleased to 1 give me another match, and I have no I reason to doubt his sincerity. 1 consider the match as good as made. Do 1 ex- to win the championship.' Well, can bet I would not make the match it' I anticipated any other result. La- vignc is a great man. but another or two the season and two cargoes of just before the close. The shipments from the Short, Line were not so heavy as over the B. O., i but they make a good showing. Tho I pig iron receipts were very light, but the coal shipments wore very fair. The j business was heavy early iu the season, I but toward the close it was difficult to Prize Fig-hting- Carnival. The L >nox Athletic, club intends to get up a listic carnival of three nights' duration, including the McCoy-Sharkey b'nir which takes place on Jan. ID. The there may be {jet boats and nearly 100.000 tons were shipped by all railways. The shipments and receipts follows Coal. 1105 tous; pig iron. tons. REV. LTMAN ABIJOTT. came in the shape of a warning tbat Dr. Abbott must ccaso from his labors a? a pastor, his health is being rapidly undermined. Dr. Abbott has during tho 11 years that he occupied the pulpit of Plymouth chnrch sustaiued the reputation it achieved under Mr. Beecher as a pop- ular piace of worship, and the question than is now agitating the chnrch people of the metropolitan district is, Who will succeed Lyman Abbott? Cruiser Cincinnati Runs at Full Speed at Santiago. SANTIAGO, Dec. the Cincinnati was leaving port at suuser Saturday she ran at full .speed upon a rock clearly de- fined in the charts, but not as being buried. She is probably seriously in- jured. Will Build a Palace. The colony of millionaires whose handsome homes front ou the park at Fifth avenue and the Nineties, New York, is soon to have a uew recruit in the person of Mr. Andrew Carnegie. The steel king has just purchased a plot of 30'lots between Ninetieth and Niuety- secoud streets, for which he paid PERSONAL POINTS. H TO Superintendent Kimball of tho Short Line is in the city today. Adam J. Stoll left yesterday for New York and other eastern cities on busi- ness. Miss Ada Heimburg of Cleveland is visiting her parents in this city. Miss Mollie Guenther spent Sunday at Norwalk, the guest, of her brother. Mrs. Jacob Schulrz of Norwalk was visiting friends iu tho city last week. John Smith, sou of Mr. and Mrs. Jacob Smith, was pleasantly surprised Saturday evening at his home, S-.'i Camp street, in honor of his sixteenth birthday. About 40 young people, in- cluding tho members of S. S. C., were present and enjoyed the evening. Miss Esther Zueber is visiting her pa- rents in Chicago, O. YOUNG MAN DIES. i Taylor will receive the friends of the Sullivan-Gardner fight will be decided Perkins Epworth league at his palatial the night previous, and O'Rourke is try- residence at Perkins. An extensive mu- j ing to complete the bill by having the Federation Of Lat50r Getting sical program has been prepared for the winner of thu Craus-Duly fight face either Jolmuy Hughes of England or Kid Lavigue ou Jan. 11. Near occasion. Prof. Paul Patterson and Miss Wiuiiifrcd Waye ill render sev- eral numbers. the End of Their Work. ATLANTA, Norcross, a Ga., Dec. bitter abolitionist from New Bicycle Sprocket. A. P. Sawyer of Greenville, this state, h b patented a uew sprocket for bicy- cles. He claims that his attachment will move a wheel with ono revolution Maine, who originated the Lily White idea in his canvass for died her0 today. Tin- lady's taste aud ;overnor in l.Sili, t Table. nicety are very William J. Hammond Passes Away at 10 O'clock This Morningf. The many friends of William J. Ham- mnnfl, !i I nmn ivilllip perceptible at the breakfast table. She ought never to allow u soiled tablecloth to appear at auy time, but extra care should be bestowed upon the first meal of the day, of the lack of appe- tite which usually greets it. With linen fresh and snowy white, shining silver, delicious tpji, cott'ee or cocoa and flowers and trmt when possible the ap- petite will feel itself stimulated. A pretty breakfast as well as au appetizing one is a great promoter of good temper of the crank as far as a wheel geared up to 120, but with as much ease as a 5S- j gear. The attachment is made of two I cog stationary wheels five inches iu I diameter which has a rod six inches, loug I with two small cogs run between the lar all attached to the sprocket of the wheel proper. He claims the invention can bo attached to any make of wheel. ou e.ich end that j e cogs, which are I pained to learn of his death at 10 o'clock this morniug at the residence of his mother-in-law, Mrs. Soaff, Sycamore street. The deceased was about, 30 years of age and had been employed for a num- ber of years at the Sandusky Tool com- pany. He was prominently identified with the society of the Rod Cross. The deceased was preceded to the grave by about a year by his wife. Ho had been suffering for some months from consumption, which finally re- sulted in his death. Ho was very well known and enjoyed the respect of all with whom he came iu contact. The funeral arrangements not yet been completed. CLEVELAND POULTRY SHOW. aud harmony. Aa unattractive break- fast with soiled linen, weak tea, tough, uold toast or bitter coffee is eiinugh to uffect both temper and digestion. Tbere- fore let our homes be bright and sunny and charming and bpgiu the day aright with a cheery and well arranged break- fu.st table. At the head of ths table place the cups and saucers, tea or coffeepot, milk jug, sugar bai-'iu and slop basin. Every well rogulatud table has a slop basin, into which are turned the dregs of tue cup when it is passed up to be rcpltu- ibbed. Put hot plates by tho meat aud a smaller plate, knife and folk to each person. Salt aud pepper should bo with- in eiis-y reaching dihtance of everybody. Have the hct rolls covered with a nap- kin, and toast served in small quanti- ties, becaUhO it cools MI quickly. Dainti- ness should characterize every detail of the meal ot the day that the mem bet of the family. More days aro spoiled hy bad beginnings, breakfast, than by any other tiling in life, for tho recollec- tion of it will pursue one all through the busy Traveler. H. E. Rogers, a Sandusky Fancier, Takes i orv of ic ri with ever-v Some Prizes. H. E. Rogers is m Toledo today in at- tendance upon the poultry hliow. Mr. Rogers attended the great Clev( land poultry show bust week, where he made au exhibit of his langshaiigs. He was successful in winning all premi- ums, including the gold medal for best ten birds. He also exhibited the largest cock bird in the show, weighing 12 pounds. He does not exhibit at Toledo. SUCCESSFUL STRIKE. Ice Stowers In East End Demanded and Received More Wages. The by the Wag- ner Lake Ice company loading cars back of the Tool company works struck for higher wages yesterday. They -t getting a day, aud demanded an in crease of cents. They quit work, but the trouble was soon adjusted, tho men boing granted tho incre.'iso. Aliout uo men wore involved. Against Car Ferry Company. John Flaherty has filed a petition in his case against tho M'.ohigan Ohio Car Ferry Co.. whioh wfus appealed from Justice Bnorklo's court. He claims tlfci.gtt damages arising from broach of contract Why There was a tnuo not so many years buck wheu it was uot qnitu fashionable to appear too robust. A little languor was considered rather becoming in a young -woman. Beauty was most beau- tiful when frail, bat. that dny has passed. The pale, drooping, indoor girl has given way to tho riding, walking, golf playing girl. Health has received the seal of fashion. Aud everything that conduces to health is now good instance, in the matter of wearing rubbers. A few yearn ago n good many women ob- wero I jectod to wearing rubbers on tho ground i that they detracted from the trim np- pearaiico of tho foot. But everybody knows that nothing the health as quickly .is wot feet, and the only pas- sible way to have dry in to wear rubbers. So rub- bers hove cnmo hack into as an in- adjunct to good health. The acldt d fart tlmt rubbers are now 8O much mure and graceful in their Iturs than they wore a dozen years and that they aro now made in such infinite variety has served, of conree, still further to increase their popular- Bazar. Schroeder and Elaine. Bonnie Schroedor of Toledo and Ed Blaine of this city will go on as a pre- liminary to the great bantam-weight contest between Eddie Youug of Toledo and Joe Maxfield of Cleveland before the Imperial Athletic club tonight at Lea's hall. A barrel contest is also ou the program. All lovers of prize- fight- ing who attend are assured of au even- ing of good sport. KANSAS CITY. Dec. Federa- tion of Labor will probably adjourn to- day. To hold the election this afternoon and adjourn this evening is the plan. The present officers will probably all be re elected. Au amendment will prob- ably be adopted adding two vice presi- dents. The ouly questions remaining for settlement are tho waiters dissension aud the contest of the Typog-apbical and Maclnuisth union the huotyp I men. Today's session was devoted to the passage of resolutions. Governor Tan- ner's course iu the Puna riots was en- dorsed. The government was requested to give female employees equal compen- sation with men for equal labor. The displacement of Claude Jackson, direc- tor of the bureau of eugravmg uud printing at Washington, was requested ou the grouud of being labor's enemy. Perry S. Heath was thanked for order- ing postoth'ee printing done iu uuiou offices. lEil OF MLHI i BfilCE. LIMA, Dec. funeral of Calvin- S. Brice was held this morning from the Market Street Presbyterian church. The remains lay iu state until noon and crowds view-ed them, coming through a drenching rain. There were special trains from Sandusky, Fort Wayne and Peoria, Ills., bearing employes of the Lake Erie and Western railroad. The floral tributes aggregated President Thompson of Miami univer- sity made the address. Making the Appraisement. Wm. Sargeaut, Jacob and J. J. Butts, who were appointed appraisers iu the partition suit of McCiiuo vs Mc- Cuue, are in appraisement. Employes Attend Brlce Funeral. About a local employes of the Lake Krie   pounds. i COme up will be the question of buying Bob Armstrong is now on O'Ronrke's t'11' Baptist church property and dodi- list of scrappers. Bob will meet Peter eating the land to the Ixiard ot eiiuoa- Maher Jan. .s at Bridgeport, Conn.''ion. O'Rourke now has four colored fighters on tho Walcott, Beyers and Armstrong. Obermeyer. the Toledo bowler, who is to be a niembir of the All-Stars, is a wonder at the game, as lie has but one arm anil is compelled to steady the ball between his knees before he rolls. This seeming handicap does uot interl'en with tho making of high scores, howev- AXDRKW CAP.NKGIE. 000. It is announced that he will erect on this property a palace that xvill cost to exceed a million dollars. It will re- quire two years to complete the new residence, and in the meantime Mr Carnegie will continue to reside in his present handsome home at 5 West Fifty-first street. The Czar's Slavery to Duty. The czar's melancholy visit to Copen- hagen is over. Apart from the occasion itself, his stay in the Danish capital appears to have been marked by excep- tional gloom. The young autocrat oc- cupied three modest rooms in the over- crowded palace of Bernstorff and is said to have passed almost his whole day in bis little study reading or writ GOING DOWN TO HOI. LOXDON-, Dec. comes via Zanzibar that Major McDonald and ex- ploring party is succeeding in the plan to establish a British highroad from Cairo to Cape Town. He has es- tablished posts from the Uganda region to the northeast of Lake Rudolf, and is now going down the Sobat river to Faahoda. THE POPE DON'T LIKE IT. ROJIK, Dec. pope, it is reliab- ly reported, disapproves of Cardinal Satolli's anti-American views and has dissolved the commission of cardinals appointed to investigate the question. It is believed the pope -will decide in favor of Americanism. WILL COST Sim MILLIDNS. WA-SHIXUION-, Dec. is probable that congress will provide for the build- ing of fifteen warships, three being bat- tleships, three speedy armored cruisers aud nine protected cruisers. The cost will be distributed over four ing dispatches. Every morning a courier j arrived from St. Petersburg with a fresh batch aud every evening another set ont thither to take back the result of the day's work. After breakfast he walked for nu hour with his mother in the park, that being the sole recreation today making the j be permitted himself, besides joining the other members of the family for a short time at and after meals. He must often have looked baok with a sigh to the time whuu ho roamed about the place a carriess boy iu the company of his stalwart Chromcla vears. TIE PRESIDENT JT Bouncing Baby Girl. A bright babj- girl arrived at the home ot Mr. and Mrs. Anthony Uhl on Hancock .street to cheer the household. I "Tony" is the ixjpulur clerk at Rudolph Knauer's griX'ory store. The girl tipped the scales at 1-1 pounds. Cigars are now being handed out by the happy father. The Kaiser's "Little Gang." At the final hours of a busy day Em- perur becomes a loving father, I to tho exclusion of every otuer theme. Surrounded by his "little as he loves to call the seven childreu, he j joins them iu ull borts of fun and frolio j The phott graphs of his loved ones in- i variably accompany him on his travels and may bo seen the first thing in bi-i' cabin or in his room m some distant I castle. He never returns home wither' bringing a present for each. Thtt em peror himself uupucks the tinuk in the pruMiieo of "tho and the baby j of tell jjetii un top ami monopolizes the Weekly Qa.. Dec. Mc- Kiiiley reached Macon this morning in a heavy rain storm. The party lost Gen- eral ton here. He went to Hunts- ville to take temporary command of CJener.il Wheeler's corps. The program was observed despite the rain. General Wilson's troops were reviewed, the president made a speech and the party left for Augusta. HE Mm THE GIRL er. and Thompson expects as much of him as any member of the lumbus Journal. President Strobol of the Toledo club has returned home from tho Now York league mooting, and IK knows atxmt a.s the gtwds a nicer and bettor finish much of Toledo's chances to get into than when with cold water, the Western league ,is he did before he started for the metropolis. He was present at all of the st scions of tho dm-c- A Sponging Machine, ('has (r Yolk, the Market street tai- lor, li.us pi.ici d in his establishment a "Snotloss Steam Sjxmgmg be used in sponging ladies' and gentle- men's goods, as being sponged by steam Funeral of Mrs. Dorothea Missig. tors, that is he was present just a.s the other base ball men, on the ontside of the room whore tho Meeting took place. Attention, Smokers. In selecting your Xnias presents, buy The deceased and her kindly qualities had won for her scores of friends, many of whom g.-ith- orod this morning to pay their hist tri- bute of love and respeot to the departed. Paderewaki's Wine. Paderewski is now the happy owner of Cimito de Marrios' handsome villa Merges, near Luuouuuo. He. is adding to it a byro for six cows. Tho musician has bought tiie "cellar" with the villti. It contains bottles of wine and a quantity of kirsch '20 years old. Tl) vineyards of the property have product d this autumn fi.OOO bottles white wiuo. As the vintages sire uot of a high order, bottles havo boer fold. Padorewski made large invest- j incuts it fo.v yeur-i :'.go in ground fur building round Warsaw, a city which has begun t< extend by leaps aud hounds since Nicholas II hasshoviuit the light u.incoand shown a marked tendency to deal kindly toward Poland. Pant- Cor London Truth. The funeral of Mrs. Dorothea Missig i of nis count was held thi.s morning from St. Mary's church The deceased lady's long lite Little ChiM at Venice. Martha Scdeha. the ti-months-old daughter of Mr and Mrs S. S. Xeill, Venice, died :xt an early hour this morn ahosof J K manufactured by j Widman. The interment was made j. Krienies. Market Street. MVVKSat St cemetery. services woro condnotod by Father ing. The fnneral will ho hold on Wed- in uostlay morning .it o'c wsidouco. from tho vu.LE, Dec. Little who as shot by Robert McDowell on Sunday for refusing to marry Miss Mc- Dowell, whom lie had betrayed, married her this morning at 1 o'clock. The case of assault him was dismissed later in court. The case against Mc- Dowell for shooting wa.s also dismissed. SHE SHRINKS FROM lOTlllElT r.. R. L, Dec. sen- sational LVall divorce case, m which the name or the actress. Georgia- Cayvaoa, dr.igged, may be withdrawn. Mrs. Te.ill is said to shrink from going on the stand. FAVORS A m CABINET. Dec. 19- A newspaper rep- rosi unng the opinions of Minister of Public favors a cabinet headed by Ptooe Commissioner Montero Rios. E CHOSEN THEIR LEADED. Dec. Liberals have decided to choose Sir Ifonry Campbell- BauHerman its their leader in   

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