Bradford Daily Era, April 12, 1886

Bradford Daily Era

April 12, 1886

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Daily Era, The (Newspaper) - April 12, 1886, Bradford, Pennsylvania J. ERTAKING CO 4 BOILSTOH -I1 Pa DAY THE DAILY D. F. O. J. LANE. LANE NDERTAKERS Call md Examine onr NO. 4 PA. Day and Night. M'KEAN MONDAY APRIL 1886. NO. 156. Lift Burueii to the Gent le- gging of Cheer. THE PRESS an angel OI and the 1UU 1 AHJUU Other a fiend of darkness. Between this Archangel and this Fury is to be fought the great battle which is to decide the fate of CHBONICLIfi DOINGS. April Rev. D. preached before this morning. The throne with secret reference as to which i.s to ask the ask the chief batteries with which He would vindicate the right and thunder down the have not yet been onlimbered. Tlie treat Armageddon of the nations Js not to be fought -with but with steel not with but with not with but with lightning perfecting and the and the and the and the Gibraltar of that conflict will be the editorial and Teportorial rooms of onr great newspaper establishments. Men of the under God you are to decide whether the human race shall he saved God has put a more stuixsiidoiis responsibility upon you than in of knowledge all over the speaker announced his a Hying of the text had on it a roll today ia the calculating the influences yon can no more afford you can ignore the noon- Atlantic ocean. time that I preach a sermon my appreciation of what the press has done and is doiu done ia or haa been so for it gives me per- in every town aud of and I take tiioppoTtnnity before God aud this people and and and type-Butt era the world f gire fair notice that I shall opportunity of enlarging this by stenographic report on or galley-proofs on dictation. I have said again to the officers of this far else are don't let the re- be crowded. Each responsible nod reporter ia ten or fifteen churches jjftobto this church. Ninety-live per of tbe newspapers are now iuy fall justice aud more than jus- the other five of the hundred arc notorious liars that nobody bblieven It waa in self'-detence Ihut sixteen I employed an otlicial of ray because of tho appalling of myself and church. that things havy miraculously ed until now it is just as appalling in ntrvelous opportunity opened. newspaper in the groat educator ol' lineteenth century. There IH iw force pired with it. It in phil- all in one. Aud there not couuuer- '.ir lueuhuuical tt in not within its All our and and and nud art giillerieH lyel the quaking Ibe printing pri-ay. of newspapers arose iu Iu Venice the first newspaper and flnriuK Limo i way wurring iSofymnn iri it was priutod for of military and coin- lion to the Vrnitiuua- The puhli.slied in Kuglaml was t-hn Kngligh Mercury. the Weekly Hvnttlilus etc. ealiumto the j-ovohilions op iu England for tunny yd.TS piisl W1'8 Weekly the the and the lie first attempt at this institution in tocewasin by a who jMshedthe for the amusement of bis patients. The French rim understood fully how to appreciate Xnpoleun with his own hand TOtt articles for tho and so H in there were in 169 journals. Kufc iu the ruled Stales the newspaper has come to sway. Though iu 1775 there thirty-seven in tho whole cmin- l be Dumber ol published journals in aud acknowledge it as and aecu'ar newspaper are tho cwttdacatora of the country. Ifind DO difficulty in accounting for the advance. Four centuries in in courts of men fonjjbi- iJfttMrfiatfl to ecu who should have the of the nnd it'the judge's de- was nnwitisfnctory then the judge with counsel. Many of the lords aid lot read the deeds of their own es- What haa made the change you say. The vast majority of citizens do Take this audience or any promiscuous and how they How mauy in constitutional or political or works oi science How mauy poems or hooks of How or De Xeno- or Percivnl Not la the the people average oue such book a year individual. this totalk about all aecntar acquaintance with -this power to appreciate the wand Next to tho aud every- over the under the tossed into the laid on the through the cars. All rend its old aud and day. O that I consider tbo the gcami ag0ncy by the iguoranw crime exlir- raised' heaven rejoiced. l _ of the us I hear the voice of tho proclaiming lo all tho dead come tbe retreating surges of there Iu many professing no more there Imvo teu years HOUIO of iu behalf of effective iuterprota- 8 amoDg the ua- atft two kinds of started bufc afterit one paper is of of elevated ou earth for Tbe other paper the world woi-i one any other eloss of persona. What long strides your profession madci in influence and power since the day when Peter PhefT-r iu- vented metal because two books wtrft found just alike thoy were to the work of the and books were printed on strips of and Rev. Jesso Glover origina- ted tho first American printiiig and the Council of New in solemn reso- offered forty pounds to any printer who woxiUl come there and and when the Speakcrofthc lEotiao'-f Parliament in England annotincecl with indtgnmlon that the public prints some their un- til in this whwi we have ia th's eountry about GOO skilled and abo-HKC- newspapers in one OOOenpiea The press and tho have gone down into the name harvest field to itud the telegraph wiys to tho iiewspaoe.- rftftu while you nnd the iion teeth of thcteiegraph are sec down atone of the har- vest field aud drawn elear aud the news- paper gathers up the dowu one sheaf on the breakfast uhlc ia the frlmpo of a moraiiiK and putting down another Bheaf on the tea table In the shape of an evening and that man who neither reu-ls nor takes a newspaper would bo a curiosity. What vast progress fiince the day when Cardinal AVol- Hey declared that cither the printing press go or the Church of God must go to this when theprintiug press and tho pulpit arc in and a man on the Salibath day may preanh the gospel to 500 while on Monday through the secular jour- he may preach that gnspol lo millions. Notwithstanding nil this that you have gained iu position aud mou of the how many words of sympathy do yon get during the course of a year1.' Not ten. How many sefmoiiH of practical hnlpfulncss far your profession avo preachc'.l during the twelve mou'Jis'.1 Not oue. How many words of and denuacia- and hyjierurlt'cism du you gut in that same length of time1.' About Jf you arc a type- setter and sect the type in tlie wrong the foreman you. If you arc a foreman aud cannot the insurmountable and gut rj-adyat just the time pub- Hshor you. If you are a R-nd make the owners of tlie piipor will be hard ou you for lack of divi- Jf you are an and yon announce an unpopular till the pens of tuiiOoui aru QutiR atyou. If you area re you shall be held icspousiblo for the indistinct- ness of public speakers and for tho of and for the fuel that you cannot work quite so well iu the gaslight and a'tor midnight as you do in the noonday. If you a upon ynu shall come this uni- wratli of and be- KO you iint projierly anvingtj tho and and tlio exelanintmn jioint-. aud rhe risks. Plenty of abuse but n n llnvhig been in a posit ioli wltoro I could sue i.buse th-ugs going from yC'iv to f hnvu thoiiglit that this morning I wouhl u yennun ou Lho triul.s of the newspaper praying that f.icd may tho iann to till thoso to whnm tliismyssugu nuty couie ami thf-P not iu u more kindly itml lenient bearing toward those1 who ni'c One of the gr. tritils ot1 this newspaper pro- fession is the liiut thiH they aru coiMjiullod to see of tlio.shams the world than any other jirolWuisJnn. Through ovory newspaper day by no weaknesses the the vanities that wnnt to he the revenges that want lo bu ntl inistukt-s MitU want to nil tiiu dull who want IN be thought nil thu inoiamess that- wants to set- wares noticed gratis in ed- itorial columns iu order to save tax of nil nil tliu who want to bu KL'L rijfht lujver were all tlie cnifk- hmined with story JIH king as thoir hair ami as gloomy as their tinker in mourning henausc bereft of all the itinui1- bores uho to stay live minutes auO stoji tin hour. From the editorial nnd reportnrial rooms all thi1 tollk-s and slmms oJ' tho world are seen day hy and the temptation is to behove in iiiHij nor woman. H is no sui1- jfrixe that in your profession thua-are Kkopt men. I only wonder that yon licve anyibintf. i'nless an editor or IL reporter lias in his jtrcsent in- Ids early a model of earnest or ho throw upon tins upholding of he must make temporal and eionwl shipwreck. Another trial of the newspaper profession is coinpunsation. Siniii- the days of ami and John and waillnys of tirub litemry toil. with very has not been properly reiiuiti'il. When Oliver received a fiieiul iu his he C.ho uutliori nud to sit on window because there was only oue chair I.inaeessdld hfs work for a ducat. Do the author of died penniless. The learned Juliuson dined behind a screen hc- cause litsolothcs wero too shabby to allow him to with tho Ktmllomcti on the other siduol'the his works. Ami su on d'lvvn to the present literary toil is n Kroat stmgKli1 fur bread. Tin- world soemsto have a grudge tigafnst. a man .is they his livinu by hia and the day laborer says to Hies man ot'literary comedown heix- and shove it and hammer a and break and earn an honest iiv- IriKiiKl instnad.of sittiiiK t-herc in ul Ion ess Jlul God that there aru 110 harder worked men in all the earth than the newspaper people of thiK ft is not n. matter of hard it is elmnirtcrij-llc of all times. Men have a butter apjirceinLion for that which iijipeiiLs to tho stomach than for thnt which apueals to thu bruin. They have no idea of the immense ami intellectual extianstions of tho news-paper press. TheyKnunblc thov liiivts pay live it and wish they had only to pay or pnyiiiK they wish they Imil only to pay one. While there are iuw some few do make largo vast majority of newspupt-i people n this day have a struggle for and if in their hardship and exasperation they sometimes write thiiiKSthuy tniKht not let these facts bo nn alleviation. men of the will a srruiit tic-lp to you If you roine homo late nt IcggcO nut and nervous wi'li your you would just kneel down and commend your disc to who watched all tho fatigue oi' those and who htia promised to be your God and the God of your children forever. Another groat trial of the newspaper profession iii the diseased nppetile for unhealthy intelli- Vou blame the newspaper press for giv- IncBudJ tn murders and scand.ils. Do you suppose so iiany papers would to these LhingB if the people did not demand t.Uem i go into the of a. foreign city nud 1 ttml Hint thu butchuis hfliig ou the most conspicuous hooks that is while tlio meat that is fresh and savory is away without any especial care. 1 come to the eoiu-mtfoiv that the people of that- city love tainted meat. know very well thai if the no brokcn-up no deiftiaauon of men in high they proiiouuco the patter Insiokl. They IsFiiockluKly dull believe it is one of the trials o' the nowspB-por thnt the people of HUM country deuiana mora-1 uliish instead of intellec- tual fooiJ. arw H respectable an iulcUiyonl aud a pifpcj.- comes into your hand. Von open it. and there arc three columns of sDlcudidly written editorial r Home moral sentiment or evolving some acientific theory. J u the next column there is a miserable. _ i __ IVIiljilt conlcmptiblu divorco case. Which do you road T 1 _ 1 L_ ._ _1 1 i T i I V type at tho lop to tho tync ftt the nud then you ask yoiu- wife she has road iU 0 it ia only a caso of supply and demand. Nowupanr-r men are not fools. They know what you uqd liioy Kive it to yon. 1 believe that if tlie church ant.1 Lho world bought notmup but pure. healthful nawspaocrs. but honest and healthful newspapers be if you wliould gather all tho editors and the reporters of tfcte country in one great convention and then ask of them what kind of a paper they would prefer to publish I believe they would-unanimously would prefer to an elevating So long as there is dtKw demand there will be an iniquitous i make na apolosy for a debauched but I am'saytog these things in order to divide the resiponsibilUy bcfcvccii jhqsc that print aud those who read. Another temptatiou of the newspaper profes- sion is the great allurement that surrouuds them. Kvery and profession has temptations _ __ j racked. The blundering political an read fyf jtho Hake of tlie or the Jieji to make it read although overysentenJcc vrac a cafaatrophe to tno EnglisE langubte. Tbe reporter murf tear aH that an Inaudible wfco things it .vul- gar to speak says and it must right tne next morning or the next night In the the night the whole audience sat with its band behind its ear in vain to catch u. This man must KQ through killing night-work. He roust go into heated assemblages and into unventilated audience rooms that are enough to take the life out of him. He must visit court rooms which are almost always dis- Rustinsr with rum. and tobacco. He must expose elf at the tire. He must write in fcetid alley-ways. Added to all that he must have hHaty mastication and irregular habits. To bear up under this tremendous nervous they are tempted to artii'cial and how many thousands have Ejone down under that pressure God only knows. They must have something to counteract the they mnst have something to keep out the aud after a scant night's sleep they must have something to revive them for tfie morning's work. This is what made Horace Greeley such a stout temperance man. He told me that he had seen so many of his comrades go down under that temptation my brother of the newspa- per what you cannot do without arti- ficial stimulus. God does not want you to do. There is no halfway ground for our literary poo- pic. between tectotalism aud dissipation. Your professional your domestic your eternal will depend upon your theo- ries in regard to artificial stimulus. I have had so many friends go down under ihe their brilliancy their homes that I cry out this in the words an- not upon the when it is when it moveth itself aright in the for at the It biteth like a aud it stingeth. like an Another trial of thin is the fact that nooneseeuis ttmarefor tlu-ir souls Thev feel bitterly about though they huitfh. People sometimes laugh the iomlesl when they feel the worst. They an- expected to gather up religious ana iu ilwciiss doctrines m the editorial who uxpecls them to be SJived by si'rmrms tlicy or the doctrines discuss 'the editorial col- The Iwks upon thuin its profes- sional. Who lo ruporters ttud editors.1 of ihem from religious and when they h-ft tlu- whoever re- gdrded they come with a father's H-iK'diciinu a mother's prayer. They aever think af wood old but tears come iuto their eyes and they Jiiove n round this roaring metro poll's iiqracsiek. o. if they only knew what a helpful tiling it i.s for a man to put his weary bond down on the bosom ot a sympathetic lie knows huw nervous and tired you are. He lias a heart large enough lo take in all your Interests tor this world and the iK'Xt. O men of tlie newspaper you sometimes get sick this it seems so hollow and unsatisfying. If there arc any people In till the earth that need you and yon bliall have it' only this diiy yon implore Hismercy. A man was found at the foot of Canal street. As they picked him up from the water aud brought him lo the they paw by the con- tour of h's forehead thai he had great mental capi'.eity. He had entered the newspaper pro- fession. He had gone down iu health. He took to artificial Htitnuiuy. He went dowu iurther and. until one summer and and and in he flung himself oft' the dock. They found in his pocket a reporter's a a photograph of someone who had Inveu him long ago. as sometimes it smothed out all tho wrinkles that luid gathered prematurely on his ami as ho there his J'tiue was us'fuir as when seven years ago he left his count rv mid they bade him good-bye forever. The world looks through tho window af the Morgue and nothing but au out- but God says it was a gigantic that because world no chance. Lot me ask all men connected with the print- ing pruss that they help its more aud more in the cd'orl to uiako the world tetter. charge you iu name of bo fu re whom you must account for the tremendous influence in this country. to consecrate yourselves to higher endeavors. Von aru the men to iipht back this invasion of corrupt HtorHtnru Lift up your ritfht hand and swear new to the cause of philan- thropy ur.d religion. And at stuuding on the plains of juilgnicnt. you look out upon the unnumbered throngs over whom yon have had may it be found thnt you were among- the mightiest euorgles that lifted men upon the exalted pathway that leads to tho renown of heaven. Better than to have sat in editorial from with the finger of you decided tho destinies of decided Hi cm tlmt you had been .Home cVaugeoned exile by the light oi window ou scraps of a New Testament nicked up from tlie spelled out the story oi .Him who laketh away the sins or the world. In Dives is the my we will all' hoou gut through writing nml nriutiny. ami What tlnmv Onr lil'c is n hook. Our years are liic chapters. Our months Iho I'larau'rupli.s. Uur days tire the sontenccs. Onr doubts n re tho interrogation points. Our imita- tion of others the quotation marks. Our attempts nt display a dagli. Heath the period. Kternity the iiiiroratiou. where will we spend Have yon heard tlio in ore startling than any fo'i'.ud in the journals of the last- six It the tidings that man is last. Have you' heard tho the gladdest that was ever an- coming this day from the throne of lightniug couriers leaping from the palace The glorious That there is pardon for all and comfort all trouble. Set it up in columns and direct H to the wholu race. A Scotch insane on everything but relig- wrote this beautiful yet strange i 'nd hath pardoned all ray That's tho That's the J iccl the witness deep That's the That's the Aud since He took my sins Ami taught me how wntch and I'm happv now from day to That's the That's the And now if any ana should What's the What's the 0 foil him you've begun to That's the That's the That you have ioincd the conquering band And now with joy at com in You're inarclni'.g to the hotter Tiial's tho That's the OI5CKEK OF Arcliliishop tlint will Dofeiul Catholicism. April' In bis decree of promulgation of Lho decree of the Plenary Couocil Archbishop Gibbons We dtclaro that all these decrees of the Council have thoir force and strength iramcdiaiely from this promulgation ami that their perfect aud plenary effects begin without tho need of farther promul- nn ia provided in the last titlo of the Council. Hia Grace further it ia an iatolerahle abuse and n profanation of sacred things to publicly announce in newBpnpers or circulars masses for those who coutribnted alms for thfi purpose of building churches or convents OL' for pnying the debts of such or for any pious work whatever.'1 Archbishop Gib- bons is of tho opinion that one Catholic newspaper bo established in each province and commends the diocesan papers because they are largely read in the rural districts and closes the decree against Sun- day and urges a daily paper ba established in each of tbe large cities that will vie with the secnlar press in its reliability and in the talent of its writers. 1'fc need hot have a Catholic all that is required is that besides recording events and all those tbiogs that are eagerly sonant tor in tbe other papers it deieod tho Catholic religion veben occa- sion requlreVagaioBt the assaults and false- hoods of her Prohibition Meeting. The Bradford Prohibition Cmb will meet at headquarters in Hevcnor No. 60 ituin Tuesday April at o'clock. Especial interest will at- tach to this meeting because of the estab- lishment oi new the antici- pated reception of ladies as well an and the formulating of work for the campaign. All in sympathy with the rrohim'tion party and who wish to be identified with it are invited to attend. G. tl. Son's gents' the best only afc RICH HAT-S. GEKKNTKWALDS Moxie. flloxle. Mttxle. Th3 great' nerve fifid. Sold wholewle and retail by THOMPSON THK Three Heroes ste somiug. QUIET IN THE FIELD. THE TRADE HAS A REST FOR A DAY. on the Small TFeUn Opened Up at Something About tbe Composition of the Butler is Coins on About Uttle Washington. KANE. Saturday in the field was an exception- ally quiet day. Outside of the -wildcatter there is little or nothing doing. The Associated Producers' Co. No. 3 did not get enough gas to flow it. Like No. 1 it will probably when tnbed. _ Finagan Monroe's No. 500 feet east of C. C. No. is in the sand. When the first bit was run it showed a little oil. Upon running the second it filled up uioeiy. It will make a small well.. Kane Oil Co.'s No. on lot is through the sand with not a very good showing. It will make a small producer. No. 8 ought to get the sand to-morrow. Murphy's old rig was from the old hole to its present it being so old and weather-worn that the joints com- menced to crack. The bull wheel gave way under the pressure and taking it to the top of the derrick ib made a complete wreck oi' the whole leaving tlia tools and rope in tbe throwing the bull wheel up near the engine and tearing down the heir the driller narrowly escaping with his life. The Union Oil Co.'s Nos. 12 and on lot are due to strike the sand to-day. The Kaae Oil are spudding ou their No. 1. They are ringing up on No. 2 and have a rig in course of construction on the north-vest corner ot their 25 acres on lot 4-20. R. B. Stone are spudding their wildcat on their 100 on south-east corner of lot 379. J. Griffith's No. 3 with pos- sible t-ood got the sand to-dny. They have started No. 4. The Western Oil me building a rig on 330. Geo. Howe has two rigs under way on the south-east corner of 335. Tbe Union Oil have two rigs up on the east side of 419. Andrews keeps picking away at both of his wells with no improvement. There is no change in the Swain i-c Clin- ton well ou lot 345. WASHINGTON. The People's Light Heat Co. have commenced drilling on the Morgan northeast or' the County Home. Tbe cups at the Gantz are badly cut and the rods will he pulled to make repairs. Tho well has been doing the past few days about 20 bnrrels per day. The MciCinney Robbina on the J. D. Glenn is down feet. The lost bit baa been recovered from the Pexv on the Fifiy-eiaht barrels of oil have been saved at the Hayes well sinca Wednesday by bailing. Tho well is drilling in the slate between the Gautz snd fifty-foot rock. The tubing and rods have been pulled at the McKeever Co. in order to pat on new which were badly woru. Pumping will bo resumed to-day. The Manifold is just a month oid and has produced iu that time about bar- rels of oil. The People's Light Heat Co. 'a on the Taylor is down feet with considerable salt water iu the hole. The same company still have a fishing job at Farley No. '2. The gauge of the Smith 1 this morn- ing was 409 137. The Thayer No. 1 and the Miller Gufley wero not gauged. The Smith Xo. 2 has moved hack the boiler beyond the danger line and rande connections that in case of a strike of oil the owners will be prepared to save it. The drill wa3 at work nyain this morning iu the Ganlz where a considerable vein of gas was got some days since. The Gordon No. does not appear to have been greatly improved by the sbofc it was given a day or two having made no flow. As soon as cleaned ont she will be pumped. The Fisher on the 'Squire Par-sell farm at is down over 300 feet. This is a genuine wildcat. An oil company at Washington is mak- ing au effort to lease land on Little Pike or Gorby'a near Coal Centre. If the company is successful in leasing about 300 acres a test well will be put down. Two surveys have recently been made near Dunsfort from the McGngin gas well to Martin's with a view of locating a route for a pipe line from the former to the latter place. The company has contracted to have the line completed by the first of Jane. HUTLKR. In view of the results of recent operations at Reibold it appears as if there were two field down divided by the creek. South of the creek the sand in the wells drilled is while north of the creek the sand is black. South of the creek the best well is the Painter which is farthest south. Going north to the creek the sand narrows nnd if not alto- plays ont at the creok. Tho eamo is noticeable on the northside of the creek. Commencing at tho water there is but a very light deposit of aud tho wells improve as they go north. The best well is the old which is furthest aud it is possible that a belt run- ning parallel with Thorn northwest by may be found. Heretofore operations have been between the McJunkin and Painter but here- after operations will be north of tbe for- mer and south of the latter well. Although no new wells may be from the character of the saud north of the creek those that are found will certainly be stayers. Tbe new oil Gelds of in the Bingham are directly south of Bil- lincs. near the boundary be- tween Montana and Wyoming. Tbey are eighty miles locg by forty wide. The oiT is said to contain forty per of mineral sperm twenty-seven per kero- with small percentages 01 benzine and naptha. I la illuminating nower is of a higu order and it is so pure that ranchmen in the vicinity have been burning it this winter in their lamps. SMALL SHOTS. The Natural Gas Company of West Vir- ginia has re-elecfced the old hoard of directors and three new names as C W Thomas Henry Pitts- bare- James I. J. J. Jos. Craig Ktto- John Jr.s Eniladelph T. J. J 2. A. aud John Q. Wheeling Officers were elected as C. W. Thomas Keury James I. Secretary. The com- pany ordered the pipe line P. L. of to lay nine miles of pipe at divided as Three miles at Elm two miles at the head of Twenty-ninth two miles at Triadelphia and two miles at Point Mills. The 0 Natural GAS Company has an elephant on its hands in the shape of the Karg wall. It baa heeu the opin- ion of experts in gas that it- could not safely be controlled iu the usual and last evening their opinion was backed by the action of the which tore away from its where a pressure of nearly pounds had been used to confine the gas iu the hole. The along with tho was forced up out of cansiug the water to run in the but the force of the gas sboots it high in the making au underground fountain. Tho escaped in vast quantities all night making it dangerous to the public. The territory north of Midway aud Mc- Donald is soou to be tested. Last week Chauncey Andrews and some Youngs- town capitalists were in that neighborhood inspecting the progress of the drill on their leases in the Sheffield below Mon- Tbe Philadelphia Company having all gas necessary for their will com- mence developing the territory ia the Moutour district for oil. Drilling tools will be removed from the Murraysville Held at once. Aa an experiment to shut off caving at the J. B. at thirty-five hushels of saud and sixteen rels of cement were run into the hole Monday aud permitted to stand until yes- terday when the substance was drilled through satisfactorily. ATTITUDE OF THE STKIKE. TulUed ol the tenders. April 2 o'clock yesterday afternoon a woman named Mar- tin discharged the contents of a shotgun at Deputy Sheriff who was doing guard duty near the Missouri Pacific shops. She Jailed to down her game. The woxnau claims that Hogan visited her house and grossly insulted her aud she re- solved to kill him. The strikers induced another man to leave the shops yesterday. There basbeeu no violence and everything was quiet last night. It iseuid that a vigilance committee has been formed in this cil.v to w administer the laws in Judge Lynch fash- ion. A letter was received by Chairman Paije through the postofiSce Friday saying a vigilance committee had been lorrned and proposed to hold him responsible for acts of lawlessness. Martin Irons arrived here from St. Louis and says that the company will be forced to accede to the April Martin Irons arrived iu this city to-day and was met at the depot by Messrs. Buchanan and members of the local executive Kuighta of who accompanied him to their where they held a pow wow lastiug about an hour. The mission of Irons here is nofc known outside of the Knighthood. The erirmnal prosecution of six of the Ivoights commences to-morrow and it is thought has come to act as advisor and to exert his inilnecce to set the men to quit work and once more make Parsons the stronghold of the strik- ing element in this.Stete. The April ing the warning that he has frequently received from physicians since Secretary Manning was stricken dtnvu President Cleveland takes no more rccrcat ion or exercise than lie bat clings to his desk with tho tenacity that is bis most con- spicuous characteristic. The President's habits of labor seem to be so lixed that they cannot be chauued for any reason and he tells his friends thai there i.s no use in talking to thnt he knows he fail do and he is going to do it. a dross or business suit at MARKS BROS. Pleased the Anliou of Congress. April Master Workman Powderly writes to Coupress- man O'Xeill to sny that his views on the arbitration bill have been incorrectly re- ported and published. He is well pleased with the action taken on it by Congress aside from the merits oi the it shows growth of sentiment and foeling in Congress favorable to the principle of arbitration. He thinks Mr. 0'NeiH'Hbill the best that could havo been passed. Moxio. The great nerve food. Sold wholesale and retail by THOMPSON WOOD. 3-27-tf ____ __. A _ M m Tho New Chinese Minister. April have marie by Mr Robert Superintendent of the Pullman Palace Car to convey from San Francisco to Washington the new Chinese Minister and Haite. A special train of Pnllman cars will he provided anil the trip will he made a special feature in railroad traveling. THE Three Heroes are earning. Arthur Not. Well. W April physicians in attendance upon ex-President Arthur say that his condition is not as serious as that lie takes nourishment and rests well. At 11 o'clock the ex-President was reported to he sleeping peacefully. STRAW If ATS went lively on Saturday at MARKS 47 Maiu. Makers t'siiiR the Boycott. WnEELTXGtW.Va April 11 The United Nail Makers of America will to-morrow issue a circular to all trades unions in the country soliciting their aid in effectually boycotting certain mills which have locked out their employes on account of their nniou principles. NECKWEAR. GREEKKWALDS'. Draws the Line at Dynamite. ST April 11. jour- ney of the Czar to where he intended to present his son to the army as the chief of the has been in- terrupted by the discoveor of a plot to murder the Emperor and his party by the explosion of dynamite. Removal. D. J. Wilder has removed his office from Smith Bros.' grocery store the office of Enos No. 12 Mechanic opposite Bodine Walker's. Moxie. f The great nerve food. and retail hy THOIIPSON Sold wholesale WOOD. overcoatfi. WOKK AtAPPED OUT. The Policy of Congress KesardinK Appro- priation Etc. April ia evident that a general determination prevails in Congress to dispose of certain important measures before the appropriation bills are taken up aud then to so handle tho latter to control the proceedings of the re- mainder of the session. There ia no pros- pect of consideration being given to any appropriation bill in the lower House this although the Indian bill will proba- bly be passed by the Senate. Mr. chairman the Committee ou Indian will make an effort to pass this bill as soon as the Senate disposes of the fisheries which Mr. Prey 'will ask to bo brought up immediately after the morning business to-morrow. When this matter is out of way there will likely be a scramble for precedence. Mr. Cnllom has been yielding tlie floor for several weeks for various measures and will insist that his inter-State commerce bill be con- while Mr. Blair will demand that his bill for the relief of soldiers of the Jate war honorably discharged after six months' who are disabled anil dependent upon their own labor for and of dependent parents of soldiers who died iu the service or from disabilities contracted shall be taken up and disposed of. after the call of the States aud Territories for the introduction of the Committee of the District of Columbia will occupy the attention ot the House of Representatives with hills it has reported. Ou March 13 the House made the Rea- gan inter-state commerce bill a special order ior April its considera- tion to continue from day to day till dis- posed but the Committee on'Elections intends antagonizing that measure on Tuesday with report ou the Hurd- Boiueis contested election from the Tenth district of and it is generally be- lieved it will succeed in the matter of prec- edence. The majority of tbe committee has reported that Hurd vraa not elected and is not entitled to the seat and that Rooieis was elected and is entitled to the but a strong effort is to be made by the reformers to set aside that report and seat. Kurd. The debate will occupy considerable possibly three or days. Friday i.s private bill day and Saturday has been set aside for bills from the Com- mittee on Public Buildings nnd but if any time remains the river and har- bor bill will demaud it. The Committee on Foreign Affairs at the first opportunity will endeavor to have a day fixed for con- sideration of measures already reported. EXCEEDINGLY S Tho Relations Secretary Lamnr and Land Commissioner April The relations between Secretary Lamar and General Commissioner ot the General Land are exceedingly strained and in official circles tho impression prevails that such a state of nlVaira cauuot last very Iciig. Tho cause of the unpleasantness is attrib- uted to the revocation hy tue Secretary of Commissioner Sparks' issued last suspending entry upon all lauds in the West. At the time General Sparks' order was issued a great deal of adverse criticism was indulged.iu and ever since that time Secretary Lamar aud Assist- ant Secretary Jenks have been flooded with letters aud petitions from settlers inter- ested urging its revocation. Finally tbe pressure became so great that Mr. Jcnks was given power to investigate the. nierils of the aud it was upon his report that Secretary Lnmar revoked Mr. Sparks' order. The Commissioner is said to have been very much vexed at being overruled hy his superior ollicer and in his pique ap- pealed to tlie President. This coming to the knowledge of Secretary Lnmar has greatly complicated as the Secre- tary thinks Sir. action smacks of insubordination. At the Interior Depart- where the rupture has created quite a the order of revocation by the Secretary ia held to be tantamount to a request for the Commissioner's resignation. AFTER THE SLAUGHTER. A gUIBUlilS AllOUT THK UTY BROS. Dunlap MAKKS Ought llavo Shot KANSAS April Karly this inornins Sylvester foreman of a fatally shot his sleeping wife through the forehead and then fired a bul- let into his own brain. Whisky ami de- owing to the death of his father at and the fact of hisdnngh- ters leaving home to go on the variety stagCj is said to be the Baker is about forty and his wife thirty-two years of 'I. hey were both from 0. Both are in a condition and not ex- pected to survive night. bat and tool cheat given with boys' suits JKtt The Oil rln llavu Tlieir Suy. NEW April The Woman Suffrage party have transmitted the fol- lowing to Hon. William 72. Woman Party of New York admire nnd applaud your glor- ious stand for freedom and peace iu Ireland. Soon or late you will succeed. Be sure at the earliest moment to secure these blessings of liberty nnd solf-govern- also to the women of three king- THK Three Heroes are coming. tirst this time with boys' and children's straw complete MASKS one price. .._ Fatal Fall. ST. April Daniel aged eighteen a telegraph operator in the employ of the Western Union Tele- graph this fell from a third-story window of hia boarding Waahington at this evening and was instantly killed. He lately came to this city from Indianapolis. overcoats. Largest display ever shown iu the city MABK.S BEOS. Ricif ROBINSON'S stock of shoes aud slippers is the largest and beat assorted ever seen in this city. The best goods for the least money is their motto. Auld Supplied with all modern conveniences and conducted in first-class style. Oil men when in Washington should make it their headquarters. Terms reasonable. 3-20tf _ Bows and base balls and bata are going lively at MARKS who present a complete outfit with every boys' suit. Wait. For Eloakey'a grand millinery opening and display. Dae notice will be given. Funeral of Tlioir Peace Not the Strike Ifns tlio Missouri Vncilio. Con- trary to Mr. lloxic's Reports. ST. April was made late last night to Judge Van Waipjner at his residence by Judge seiitingtlie Louisville Nashville JRailroiul Company for writs of in tbe cases of the deputy sherifld detained in the city for the shooting in Mast St. Louis on Friday. Iu each case the petition sets forth that be ia held m the jail of tho city of St. Louis by Chief of Police and that his detention is illegal because who was u regularly deputized iu the county of Si- State of engaged in the discharge of his duties as such officer on the 9th day of in the city of East St. Louis together with certain other deputy was attacked aud set upon by a lawless mob and driven across tho bridge into this and upon meet- ing an officer of tho police force this city said petitioner anil his companions voluntarily requested said oflicer lo give thorn protection against thoir assailants and pursuers. That thereupon said officer delivered petitioner to said Lawrence as who caused petitioner and his companion deputy to be confined in the said The application then goes on to nay that the petitioner has appliod for release lo Chief Harrigaii nnd has been refused and that the application has not been refused by any Superior Court. Tlio capias ordered to issue a notice in each case way made out aud sent to Mayor commanding him to be aud appear before the Criminal Court at lo o'clock Monday morning and show cause for detaining the men who held upon no charge what- Karrigan will make re- turn Monday morning when tho deputy shorifls will all bo brought into court he will explain the circumstances of hold- ing them. They may he hut they can all he re-arrested immediately upon charging them with being fugitives from justice. Tlie proceeding has no particular except iu BO lams it shows that the railroad companion pro- pose to stand by the deputy shcriiVs in their trials for the death ot thti sovcn men. Everything was iu Kiwi SU Lou in. The entire levee front was patrolled the night by SUVAU oompunie.s oi tho Second battalion and a line of pickets wan thrown arouutl the yards. Their orders keep all ritragglert- out aud to permit no one to approach within two blocks. This together with a heavy prevented a repetition of incendiary acts of tho before. Hotweeii mid- night ami 1 o'cloek thiu morning eomniiitivH from liobinsim aud of tho and from .lackpon. aud of the mrived. They were at otieo deployed nbout the All day to-day the yards weni by armed militiamen. Senfliea wero placed wHIiin hailing distance of each and alao at the entrance to tlio bridge. No one was allowed logo by without a A large influx of jViemta and with the strikt-ns were Mtna prevented from crossing over from St.. LnniH. At on early hour l.his morning large ciowds began to assemble to lake part in tho funeral ceremonies of Patrick John Bohner and of the victims of Friday's attack. Dele- gationa of Knights of Labor irom Helle- villo and other Illinois towns came in on the morning and when tho proces- sion was formed between and people were in liuo. Tho remainn of the three mtm lakcn to where tlio funeral services of tho Catholic church were after which the procession re-formed and slowly nnd mourn- fully wended way to St. Peter's cemetery. On their return they again formed iuto Hue to nttc.ud the funeral of Major Jtichnian and MTH. two more of the victims. Mayor the city police force accompanied by a brawn band matched at the head of the cortege and the number of people who followed the remains to the cemetery WHH even greater than that in the previous pro- cession. Funeral dirges were played by the baud nnd many among the crowd that lined the roadway wero PCCU to weep while the funeral was pawing. The re- mains of tho eixth J. H. Thomp- will IMJ biuicd in thin city to-morrow. Mr. P. Grand Chief of the Brotherhood of Jvocomoiivc is in this city to-day. JJis visit in at tho call of the lodge composed of tho firemen of Missouri twenty-three of whom have been discharged by that company. They have naked itu iuvestiKation by their whicb ho has made to-dny. He will probably call upon Mr. Jfoxie to-morrow and sol the case before thai gentleman. Mr. Sargcanb said to-night that ho did not apprehend that any- difficulties would arwe in reaching a Baliafaclwy neltlement. Tho General Executive Board arc in ex- cellent humor to-night. They Hay they have a statement from undoubted authority that tbe business done by the Missouri Pacific nothing near tbe amount claimed by Mr. Hoxie in tho reports lately pub- lished. nskert to specify they pre- sented the following Btateinent of freight trains received at all stations from March 27 to April 342 cars forwarded all stations from March 27 to April Thia JB an average of about trains of 460 loads and 30 empties per and is widely dif- ferent from the reports as rendered by Mr. Koxie. Tbe Executive Board how- that it is true in every detail. An Kan tor Social Will be held at the Methodist chuieh next Tbnraday evening. There will be a fine exhibition of articles for sale. A first-class supper will be provided. Tbe music will he in charge of Prof. Harrington. Admis- ten centa. Everyone cordially in- vited. WK will aave you money if you cull 011 us before buying elsewhere. RICH wholesale and retail shoe dealers. Whoa JUST ABEIVBD FROM KENTUCKY and now have on hand forty head of good saddle and driving horses for sale. S. G. COFFIN. Bennett Brook Ice Company Offer to supply guaranteed free from all upon the moat reasonable terms. Office with C. P. Cody Bro.t In- surMice 59 Main-street. Telephone No. 213. 4-6-tf J. J. SKEKHY. 4 ;