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Adams County Union (Newspaper) - February 28, 1895, Corning, Iowa VHOLE NUMBER 1373 CORNING ADAMS COUNTY IOWA THURSDAY FEBRUARY 28 1895 VOL XXIII NO 9 rV BHOWN AttorneysatLaw Practice In State Supreme and United State Courts First Satl Bank 30RSISS IOWA O MITCHELL AttorneyAtLaw Special attention given to collections Second door north of post office CORE IN S IOWA Office TH i KINDRED ATTORNE Y ATL A W CORNING IOWA Special attention elven to collections Offloe over Manns Block A THOMPSON SEN Harness Saddles Collars Bridles Whips Combs Brushes etc Repair ing neatly andcheaply All work war ranted Corning Iowa TTTALTER NE WCO5IB CO Dealoroin Lumber Lath Sklaglcs Doors Saeh time Paints Cement Etc Etc Eatiraitea gladly famished Yards corner Beaton Aye aud Sixth streat Corning Iowa HC BAUMHAUT CORNING JOWA Graduate of Philadelphia Dental Col lege ALL WORK TIT S PHYSICIAN SURGEON Office 1st door south Davis Wella law office Residence Just coat of Academy T F H SCRANTON DEHTIST National Bank J Iowa methods fof extracting teeth pain Crown and bridge work a specialty Reasonableprices for firstclass work BTojchargc for examination i EE GLOVER tm Physician fit Surgeon Office over Andrews Clothing Store CORNING IOWA attend promptly all callsvday or night in city or country Residence ycbjfuer lOst and Lomis ave JlM HOTEL EWING OPPOSITE DEPOT IOWA R E Ewixo Manager H DRYANT II D Omco Staniis Clock Covnlngr Iowa aonce Ttli Street 1st door north of C Cole RALPH NEWCOMB OUR WASHINGTON LETTER From Onr Regular Correspondent WASHINGTON Feb 22 ad ministration in thehistory of the coun try ever received a harder slap in the face from Congress than thatgiven the present one by the amendment added othe Sundry Civil Appropriation bill iy the Senate Appropriation commit ee forbidding the private sale of bonds ts adoption by Congress will be equiv alent to a vote of lack of confidence in ho administration which in England wbuldresuH in animmediate change of ministry and imless there is a radical change of sentiment in Congress its uloption is only a matter of time Senator Mills of Texas wiio has upon occasion sang to cuckoo music doesnt hink that amendment goesfar enough and has given notice of his intention to otter anothsr one when the bill gets be ore the Senateproviding for the outr repeal of that portion of the specie resumption act that authorizes the issue of bonds Mr Cleveland ought to thank his stars thatthe death of this Congress is so and that so many of the regular appropriation bills remain unacted upon that no time is leftto carry out numerous threats made against him privately by individ ual Senators and Congressional financial marching up the hill nnd down again which has been such a marked of the present session came with the formal abandonment of the Jones bill for he unlimited coinage of silver by the Senate although there ma7be a few spasmodic attempts V6n the part of individuals to make their records on the question more satisfactory to their constituents during the remaining days of theSRSsion There haSbeen considerable snobbery about thisadministratibn from the be ginning but Secretary Morton this week ontsnobbedall the rest It was his turn to give a cabinet dinner to Mr and Mrs Cleveland and likewise his turn to make an ass of himself He had two expensive chairs one for Mr Cleveland and one for his wife made for the occasion each having a silver piate inscribed with the name of the occupant pf thedinner slJaclT IjhiidVof JSrry Rusk this man is a member of the cabi net a portion of whose duties is sup posed to be giving the President of the United States advice He has already been dubbed Silver Plate Morton and the name ought to stick to him the longest day lives and in addition ho should be compelled to wear at all times a silverbreastplate inscribed 1 am Clevelands chief bootlicker Secretary Carlisle took pains while positively denying the present necessity for proposed amendment to an appro priation bill giving tho Secretary of the Treasury authority to issue short time 8 per cent loan certificates to meet any in the revenues to put in a bid for that very by saying in bis ofUcial communication to the Senate It is my opinion that the Secretary of the Treasury ought to to permanently invested with authority to iflsue and sell shorttime bonds or other obligations of the government for the purpose of raising mouey to meet such deficiencies in the ordinary revenues as may occur from time to time Like the boy who having declared he was not hungry and declined the preferred cookies he accompanies tho declina tion with the suggestion that he bo made the custodian of the cookies and be given pcimissibu to eat them if he should happen to get hungry could be undipped True they are hot j so beautiful as the human form but they are more beautiful than milliners or dressmakers signs Of course the prudes dont propose a fullcostume Couldnt tto it Styles would change In five years she would better be bare than in balloon sleeves S6 they propose to compromise the matter somewhat ns the Jew dry goods man did when he advertised in a bar rain Ladies off They propose to compromise on a drape of mosquito netting i In order to be consistent slmiiarly drape the beautiful niarble in the state library J Not that anyone gets evil suggestions from them how but perhaps with a fig leaf or so and a driipe they might We have supposed Iowa was too recent ly hatched out of the wild and wobly west to go into the goddess of modesty business It should keep up the con sistency and buiUV high board fences along the Musquakee Indian reserva tion in Tama county In the summer time as the trainrunsthrough1 it the menwe stole this country from may be seen chopping wood with no more drapery than a plug hat an ax and a smile If we start in on this prudery lets be consistent and drape the bare face of Nature or else let us recognize the there is sometimes more suggestiveness in a drape than in piire and artistic Nature We want no Goddess otModesty surmount ing the Soldiers monument PRIME IOWA BEEVES Profit the First Three Days A few days I read in your paper how Mrs Griiuth made a great deal of monej selling a new method of putting up fruit Here is what I did with an Old Reliable Plater The first three days that I had the Plater I plated 75 sets of knives forks spoons etc which when delivered broaght me in about cost of metal about leaving a gross profit of for my time and trouble and everyone was well pleased with the work and I came homo with double the amount of goods to bo plated I average about work per week I have been a travel ing salesman but have given it up the plating businesssuits me Anyone can obtain an Old Reliable Plater by ad dressing W P Harrison Co Colum bus Ohio Anyone out ofwork should take this opportunity to get employ ment and make money C M REID Columbus Ohio From the Experi ment Station From the Chicago Live Stocfc A very choice load of steers was mar keted Thursday of last week by the Iowa Agricultural Experiment Station at Amef Prof C F Curtiss being in It was under his special care and oversight that1 these beeves weie fed and fitted for the block as an expeiv iment in feeding and grazing There were ten sleek and shiny Polled Angus thatweighed each men at least not at present we have determined to give the name of the young woman in Anna WillisWilliams whose picture ornaments the lovely silver dollar been trying to get hold of these pictures and have offered large quantities of advertising space to induce the said business men to surrender possession of at least some of them but have been only partially successful In the interest of this growing tovyn and in behalf of the best country paper on the face of the earth inthe name of common decency and fair play we respectfully ask these gentlemen to get a move onthemselves and save the editor fromstarvation and the town from complete moral anc commercial ossification LARGE are making extensive prepara tion to furnish9 the people with the best of goods and lowest prices especially in WALL PAPER PAINTS AND OILS j Remember that we intend to increase our trade reduce the profits and sell more goods and increase our profits V HANDSOMEST AND BEST OAK HEATER The Public la Kapidly finding their Way to our tine stock of TINWARE CUTLERY PUMPS BARBWIRE FARM TOOLS Butt DING HARDWAE A Share of Your Trade is Solicited F KENNON i 1 fi IS NOW PREPARED TO SELL YOU THE ONLY fo Lath Doors Lime j Pickets Cement THE GODDESS OF MODESTY On top of tho Soldiers Monument And Everything DuBlrod by tho Trade i for Fays Manilla Hoofing Bradley Vroomans Mixed Paints Leads and Oils and Pays Interest on Deposits of Upward Same as Any Savings Bank STOOOIOC Teansacts a Fcnoral Banking Business W s TfKrrTNn President Of FICEHS A I WEMS VI cePresldent CitAS T Coiit Headquarters for Farm Loans Th Corning State Savings Bank Has money to lend on Jwproved farms at 0 por cent an mi fll interest with optional pnymon ts 14If now being erected south of the Capitol of Iowa is to stand a full lifelike ignro of i female form representing Victory No one can tell why it is a female form There is to be no rolling pin or flatiron to indicate victory The tower maxillary is immovable It is a female form for Artjj sake But hold There is objection to the female form It is immodest The same dear innocent people say so who visit our great state library without a word of criticism for the two beautiful figures of undraped art therein One thinks of a figure representing Victory as one just emerging from a ssvap To keep up the goodj old poetic idea she should for the fray when the goes off and come out of tho melee yet more dis mantled though still in the the prophetess of oUlwho gained but little in her own country But Victory in Iowa must be covered Perhaps a dressmakers sign shall be used as model That would represent victory over the old nian But it would not be so artistic as a representation of Victory as a marble bull pup holding another one down by thecan or thestagat a moun tajiifbi and ixiar fight And they averaged 1604 pounds aH of by Company at per 100 pounds and upon and unset tled TOarket Competent judges pro nounced these cattle the finest load of beeves that had been upon the mar ket this winter The cattle were dress ed the same day The blacks uiade 64G8 pounds to the 100 of beef and the Short horns 0510 the best percentage in each bunch being 008 and 672 respectively The carcasses of the daddies turned out the nicest but the Short Horns cut uptho best Tho beef from the car casses when ready for the market that is when the same has undergone tho ripening and shrinking process will have to sell at 8 to 8J cents per pound wholesale in order to get out even Now Hsto the manner of feeding The cattle were fed to the above college dur ing a period covering ten months Their ration in the feed lot was snapped corn and oilmeal the latter being fed at first one pound per day per steer and gradually increased until four pounds reached Lateim the period of the experiment glucose meal was introduc ed and was fed in the same quantity and ratio as theoilrneal Glucose meal is a product of the glucose factory and has but recently been placed upon the market as a fat producing product An interesting part of the experiment was the summer grazing test The cat tle were divided into to lots live Angus and five Shorthorns in each lot One lot was given grain on the grass while the ptliPT received no he While tho former lot made naturally the greater gain for the time being it was not suflieient to pay for the extra ex pense allowing a very fair valuation lor tho guain upon a basis of the then current rates The conclusion reached was that good pasture is the best and cheapest food for making beef The average daily gain of the entire lot of steers diUing the ten months was two pounds per head IMPLEMENT FIRM IN TROTTBLE A B Oldham Sons of Greenfield Forced to the Wall CRESTON Feb A R Oldham Sous implement dealers at Greenfield have failed The liabilities of the in dividuals and the firm are This does not include debts outside the coun IN THE MABKET AT THE assets a little more than than half the amount of the liabilities Those who happenedto be fortunate enough to learn the situation first have been secured by mortgage Just whether will pay dollar for dollar depends on circumstances There are many reasons advanced for the cause of the failure but the proba ble one is that the older member of the firm A R Ordham has for a number of years been endorsing paper for his soninlaw Marien Suyder and when it became due he was compelled to borrow from Peter to pay Paul ABOUT HOTTSEHOLD TJTENSILS Combs are found in the earliest known graves Brooms wore used in Egypt two thousand years before Christ Buttons were used in Troy Schlie ruanu found over 1800 of gold Needles antedate history They were first made in America in 1080 Lamps were used before written his tory Thousands of ancient lamps have besn fouud Curtains were employed for bed7 steads in the eleventh centuryJJ they were afterwards transferred dows Teapots were the either the Indians or the are of uncertain antiquity to Europe with tea in Dishes of gold and service n 900 BC w by Dr Schilemann Oifo6f t about the size now Outer blinds for windowa were un known until the fourteenth cdhtnry The Venetian or interior blindsare so called because they firstqsed in Venice IS IT STRANQE When thedayls slowly dying And the stare begbi tqjpeep Wh He the summer tying Bathed la dew and kindly sleep By my door I stand luul listen For a dear loved step again Is It strange that tears will glisten When I wait so long in vain Is it strange the sob should gather As a token of my patn Day by daytiles by without liim Neer a message of his love Shall 1 can I dare to doubt him Once as true as Heavea above Once BO eager should listen Does bo treat roe with disdain Is it strange that tears will glisten When 1 ask myself in vain la he false to me my lover Will lie never come asnln Every hope Is quenched in sadness Even li Ee grows dark to me When a sudden tale of gladness Comes across the deep blue sea StandingIn theshjidow dreary Wnitinf with a wild unrest Is it stranso a footstep near me Tells of him that I love best Is it strange I should he weeping When lie mo to his breast L Salmon in the Boston Herald COBNING CHURCHES PKESByTERIAN CHOUGH Regular morning seivices begin at 10 45 Saobath School at 12 oclock Meeting of the at METHODIST EPISCOPAL BATH SERVICES Preaching at a m and p in class meetings at a m and 12 m Sabbath school at p m Prayer moeling Thursday at p m Epwoith league Devotional meeting Independent School District of Corn ing1 Report for Tear ing Karen i 1895 4 SCHpOI HOUSE Ilalance Oi band March IstilMt Received from District tax 40SS tS CONTRA Interest on bonds and exchange 150 10 Blackboard scats and freight 41446 Balance on band March 1st 189S 8492 08 S4056 63 l TEACHKHS FUND Becelved from district tax Semiannual apportionment Overdrawii March 1st 1895 Overdrawn March 1st 1881 J2326 W Paid teachers I B4W 54 CONTINGENT FCND ttecelred from district tax Nonresldenftuitlon Sale of books Kent for normal Kofund on bill or books Amount overdrawn March 1st 1695 58 274 r 2500 432 Thursday at p m league injecting Satinclay nt p m W F society meets 1st m monthatpO p Junior Tuesday of each A CHARITON SCANDAL From the Democrat The Democrat is not in the habit of even hinting at scandal but there are occasions when for a newspaper Jto rei main silent with respect to certain things is to seem tosanction an evil as well as to do injustice to the paper it self We can name no less than eight prominent business men around the square in Chariton married men men who occupy a high position in social circles cnch of whom habitually car ries in his pocket the picture of an attractive young woman not his wife Wesjiill not nnino wo are forced to do these men unless so but unless the evil is in some measure abated us hereinafter suggested wo may refer to Whenever the Government wants the most trustworthy article and the best in quality it prefers Royal as this brand was found to be superior to all others in leavening power by tho official chemical tests made at the in stance of the Government in the Agri cultural Department at Washington ihe Royal Baking Powder Company controls its own cream of tartar factory and the processes for making the only absolutely pure cream of tartar It sands its product to millions of heines all over the world supplies the Army and Navy the great transatlantic steamers tho finest hotftls nnd restau rantsThe IRoyal is recommended by the best chefs and authorities on cuisine in every land Its sale is larger than that of all other cream of tnrtar bak ing powders combined and it has more at Wilsons NOTICE 1 T iiiriiinst Tn tho District ourt SAMUBIE FEUS Deft Adams County Iowa March term A D 1895 To SAID nEStNDANr You are hereby notlfl ed that there Is now on file in tho olficoor the Clerk of the Dlsi rice Court of Adams County Iowa tho petition of the Plaintiff uforcsnid claiming of you tho sum of four hundred and twelve dollars and eighty nine Iundrath ns money justly duo from you and interest there oa at six per cent from the lib day or October A D us follows The sum of Three hun dred and forty eight and sixteen humlrec dollars ns and for money furnished loaned and delivered you at your instance and re quest by plaintiff on or about April 4th 1694 also the sum of Thirty Dollars for services rendered you by plalntllt nt your and request In and about divers business irmisac ildns hnd by you on or about April 4th 18M In tha county Also tho sum of Fifteen nnd eltfhtytliroc hundred Dollars paid by i lain tiff your Instance and request in tho year JK4 as and for tho taxes dno for tho year 1893 on th following described lands to wit o so J4 rf no l4aml sw li of no li ot Seo 15 Twp TI Knngt H in Adnms County Iowa Also asking that a writ of attachment isau nnd said writ hns been Issued and levy hn been made to wit October llth 38W on th following described real estate situated In County Iowa towit Tho northwes quarter of tho southeast quarter and the es ono half of tho northostqnurtcr of the south cast quarter of Section 15 Township 3 nort of RungvM veoat of 5th p in You arc notlned that unless you appe thereto and defend before noon of thimrcoii day of tho March term of said District Com ot Adams County Iowa on tho 18lh day o 189X a dofiuilt ontcn it again in more explicit WhlleJ frionda among aqy you wo shall the names other similar article Paid Janitor Secretary and Treasurer it Printinif kl Labor 4 v Sundry expenses Supplies Hepalrs Books Fual Watcrrates Dictionaries Iiisurance Intereston warrants mount overpaid March latlSS1 utsfanding bonds Thoestlmttteof tho buanl for requlrmeota T this year is ontingent 2001 fO Tenohurs salary 700300 li Slieppard B WGillet T Wldcner JurgBrown alph Newcomb i M Stanley BOAHP OB1 DIHEOTOKS term expires Jfnrcli II March H Mnrcli March March March To 95 KcspcotCully submitted E W Glllett Hfilph Nowcorab VCommittee W L Cbubb Soojr j WANTED a good driving team Call on Rev J Hurucd Breaks Iowa Jail on Saturdays 8 2t Hows This We offer One Hiiudrud Dollars fftr ny Catnrrti cannot becored by tlajVa Catnrrh lire P JCIIKNEY ftCQProinj Tdlcdn O Wo the umlmijletiU hixvo kit nwii P J Cheney nr Ilio nil licllcvo hui rcrloctly louorsile In nil rniHfictinn find flain ciaily ftblo Lo carry out uoy madia by firm itBT TnoAX Drngglf r Toledo O jlLDIMO KlMNiN llAHVIN WllOlOilO DrUC st Toledo O lUUi Catarrh Caro 1 e taken acl Ingdlreclly upon thu blood and mucus rnrftctf I ttio nyfieai pur bottlo Solrl by nUls fref all Drugiiltti Teeliraon 511 WATEIIMAN MKVKRHOrr Attornoji or IJalntia Homeseekers To Points In The South Dates of Sale March 5th April 2nd and 80th 1805 ono fare for the Sound Trip Limit for Return 20 days from dateofsalfll Homcscekers Excursion to Southwest and Nbrthvyest Tickets on sale Feb 12th One fare plus two dollars for tho Rounl Trip limit 20 lays from dateof silo Forfurther information call or a Idress F H GJUGOS Agent Ii V Jl ;