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Algona Republican (Newspaper) - May 25, 1887, Algona, Iowa TO All commimlciUlons for tltls pnpcr nhonlU tin nccom mtitod oy thi nnmcof tie author not nuccsRftrlly tot lintusiin tnlilcnm1 of gnoil fulfil on of the Write only on ono side of the pa lip imrtiKiilnrly In Rlvlntf iiniiics unit ilatci him tin letters mid flRurcs ntiiln ntul er names lire oficn dllHuult to because of tv ss manner In wlilcli ihi y arc JAY GOULD AMKUTCAN in vestments in Mexico are the landed possessions our people in Unit country are al ready assuming proportions nearly as largo as those of the British people ia the United PKNSION COMMISSIONKK has given orders that preferences shall in all eases be given to soldiers who havo served in the Union or the wid ows and orphans of in making appointments to the elerieal force of the pension GEOKOK FRANCIS TUAIN has shied a legal bombshell into the booming eity of Omaha in the shape of a snit for 600 meres of its valuable estimated at Great consternation pre Citi Train bought the land in and he claims to still hold tho RELIEF FOR WAR AGAINST TUB Kansas Historical Society is to pay for the original miuutcH of the Leeompton They were taken to turned over to Stephen and later passed iuto the hands of Alexander It is supposed they may be among his OUAKLKS the Consul at reports a falling off in importation into that country of articles of American Espe cially is this true of raw cotton and It is expected that in a few years instead of importing cot will be enabled to export THE Michigan State Board of Health has undertaken an important sanitary which is nothing less than jv housetohouse inspection of every city and incorporated village in tho The work will be carried on through the local boards acting jointly with the State and the results will be compiled and publishin hi a single IN several States the proposition to employ prison labor upon public especially upon roads and dykes and is receiving The problem of how to take convict labor of competiton with honest work men in the trades presses for undoubtedly some system will yet be devised that will throw the industry of convicts into new A dispatch says the owner of a large ranch near that stocked with has them drilled regularly with a brass band composed of his colored farm und that they march with great pre It is admitted that there is kicking among tho unmusical but the majority fall into lino gracefully and keep good WEST VIRGINIA can now boast of having the two youngest members of the Senator Kenna was born in and is consequently less than forty years of and Senatorelect Faulkner first saw light about the year The only other Senator who might bi classed with these in of who in ia youth is was born A FuKNXii ship captain was arrested in New under the United States for bringing over an excess of It is not often that such arrests are but in this case the violation of the law was so ilagrant that no other course was The carried 419 more steerage passengers than her license The hardships of the steerage are suf ficiently distressing without tho cruelty of packing human beings THK result of recent Arctic explora tion lias had the eilect of turning attention to the South The high point ever reached in the South polar region was latitude whilst iu tho Arcticcircle latitude was It is now reported that Baron who won renown by his successful passage through the Arctic regions from ocean to is seri coutempluting an eightecn expcdition into the Antarctic ously months THE rivalry between Paul and Minneapolis if any sharper than if we may judge from the paragraph in the Minneapolis Tribune While Paul is putting on inetropoliUm airs because there is a murder over there every Minne apolis is saying but sawing wood with great We may not be able to get up a lirslclass kill but we do point with pride to tho most remarkable ease of faithhcalin ofi The Hallway King Kxamlned negardlng tlio Management of the Union Fnolflo Memory Faulty Con cerning Transactions in Which Were NEW May Gould testi fied before tho Pacillc Railway Com mission Ho said ho flrst specu lated in Union Pacific stock in tho spring of Tho stock began to go and tho witness on inquiring into tho cause found tho road had an immense floating and in funds Gould said I nover took any interest in the Kansas Pa cific until and recall nothing of tho pro posed consolidation with the Union Pacillo early as I remember nothing of any ac tion looking to a unity of Interests between tha Kansas Pacillc and Colorado Central at that Tho Colorado Central had a connection with tho Union Pacific to Gould was asked if he didnt know that there was an agreement in 1875 for a union of the Kansas Pacific and Colorado Central whereby tho stock of tho Kansas Paciflo was to be increased In reply to the question ho said Now that you recall there was but it was never Wo were trying to force a pro ratu with the Kansas and this was one of the at Tho branch connecting with Union Pacillc and Colorado Central was built before but I dont remember exactly The effect of building this line was to lessen tho earnings of the Denver I increased my interest in Union Pacific from 1873 to I owned about shares in The entire issue was Gould said the reason tho pool was started was to take the mass of securities in one mans hands and issue consolidated mortgage bonds as a preliminary step to placing the property on its Before that all was it being impossible to tell what tho securities He lei off in agreeing to accept 30 for his pool and presumed that at that rate ho would get more than ho paid for Tne unstamped bonds had a better lien than the and tho value of them was fixed at Thore wero to be funded into Whon it was demonstrated that tho pool agreement would not work the consoli dated mortgage was determined tween and ob ject of which was to consolidate tho heter ogenous mass of securities into one uni form He didnt remember whether this was before the Louis peo ple were bought out or Gould said he must have taken a prominent part in fixing the rates for and con tinued After we had scooped in all the securities and the consolidated mortgage had been exe the stock was issued to the holders of tho pool I was a respectable owner ol My books will show to what Sage took some of tho Louis 1 dont know whether Dillon or Amea took any or I asked Commodore Garrison to take but did not Tha Louis people came on to New York and made the offer to I made a price and told them that they could throw in as much as they but I would rather have it think 1 paid 12J4 cents for it my hooks may show a different My books will show my transactions in Denver Kansas P itic securi ties between July and January I owned of these securities in Decem At tho time of the consolidation J owned shares of Union Pacific worth IWJi and shares of Kansas Pacific worth Regarding his purchase of the Amster dam syndicates Kansas Pacific bonds Gould said I got word that the Amsterdam people would sell out their interest in the Denver Pa but I had read Irvings Knickerbocker history of New York and was afraid that they vould spend a day in smoking before thej made up their minds to but I finally mus tered up courage to go to reached there at ten and was called on by tho parties at eleven und bought and paid for of bonds at 12 I pre sume I paid 74 for if that is the price foi which I sold them to Gould here presented statements of his dealings in securities of the Kansas Pa cific and continued I had no transactions in Joseph Den ver prior to The total amount of the transactions appear to be a lit tle over purchased for a little more than In addition to the stocks held at the time of the consol idation I owned six per of consolidated bonds of the Kansas Pacific to the amount of and Union Pacific collateral 6s in the sura of The shares of Joseph Denver were trimmings to the and went with I sold stock and bonds to Dillon and Ames at the same price at which I bought I sold a few shares in the They had become and I probably parted with them to pay hotel The Joseph bridge bonds of over werS all purchased in ono transaction at 75 1 sold to Russell Sage and 000 to Sidney Dillon at the same All of this stock was kept until the transaction with the Kansas I think I took up the Jo bridge receivers certificates from the differ ent parties with whom they were placed by tha I built the Hastings Grand Island and through that became the owner of of its The Union Pacific ad vanced the money to build the road and drew on The stock I held represented the actual cost of The total issue of the bonds of the road I and tha stock was I made a large sale of Union Pacific stock to Cammack and Keeno in On the 1st of January I owned shares of On tho 24th of I was clear on tho books of the Union Pacific There was a law in Massachusetts that allowed anybody having any claim against the railroad to attach the stock and I put it ont of my name because a claim had been trumped up and my stock was to be attached and destroyed as a It was retransferred to me after the consoiida I owned shares of the Union Patina en January Gould said he purchased the Mis souri Pacific in 1879 in order to protect the Kansas He was opposed to the consolidation at and offered his check for to Dillon and others if they would not ask him to consent to Ho finally signed the paper agreeing to carry the consoli dation through after resigning as The signature made tho consolidation an assured because wit ness held a controlling interest iu Kansas In answer to Commissioner Andersens searching questions regarding the handling of the Denver Pacific stock trust Gould replied vigorously aud gesticu lated Ha seemed greatly iu ceused at tlie imputation of a dishonorable deal between Bage and hims If with reference to this Judge Cooley a Denning the Powers of the J Commerce CommUnlon May Cooloy of the IntorHtato Commerce Commission has written a letter to traffic manager of tho Minnesota North western in reply to a raquost for n suspension of tho long and short haul clause in its application to cectaln points along his in which Judge Cooley explains why action on the application has been Ho says that the law author izes tho commission to make exceptions only where the grounds for relief are spe cial and and that a suspension Chicago Builders Declare for and Will Employ w He SoveM Connection adoption defining the reln of a and In wero read Now from Boston The document spoken of above consists ede the g of tho following the must be based upon an investigation which of tho followmg that the case building interests of Chicago I the right of every man to decide j anv under any ground I knowledge of or any other satisfies tho commission that tho case is ho intended the law in its main features to be perma contemplated sacrl which must bo submitted to by a few for tho good of the Judge Cooley then recites the appeals horctoforo made to tho commission by railroads and other corporations to sus pend tho long and short haul made in tho belief that the probability of injury would bo sufficient warrant for an order granting This belief was without legal The or even that injury to corpora tions or individuals will result is ho by for a suspension anywhera of its ordinary The letter then continues must bo and will be exceptional In the absence of any specification of these in the act itself the commission was obliged to de termine us best it might what eases wero prob ably in the mind of Congress whew exceptional relief was provided It also found itself con fronted with tho question whether railroads might determine for but at their whether in any particular ease tho cir cumstances and conditions wero so far different as to justify u greater charge for a shorter or on the other only upon and In view of such different circumstances and conditions tho commission was empowered to The suspension authorized by tho act was to be ordered after The com deemed it wise to some temporary orders on an investigation not as complete as it expected finally to This was done in the belief that no considerable mischief could follow from allowing tho existing condition of things to remain for a brief whether then suffered to stand or and that harmful results from a sudden change in the law might thereby to some extent be This course also gave the commission such opportunity for careful study of the system which Congress undertook to reform as would otherwise have been want This method of proceeding the commis sion at the time believed had important ad van tnges and it still believes will conduce to the best results in the The commission must consider in each case what effect the giving relief to one applicant have upon other and your knowl edge of railroad matters must enable you to perceive that in some sections of the country the granting of ono application may so affect the in terests of other roads as to create a necessity for a like relief to several the satisfaction of one claim begetting others equally if all are the exception becomes a When such a result is probable the resi sons for declining to make any temporary or der arc very The commission can not consent deliberately to enter upon a high way to all there will no halting place within the limits of its lawful ju If a general suspension of tho long and short haul clause of the statute is not to be made by a single comprehensive neither should the same result be reached or ap proached by granting successive orders in indi vidual It is not our purpose in this com munication to express any opinion as to what ought to be tho final conclusion upon your ap Tho commission is not yet prepared to give fts and purpose this answer to your telegram merely to place before you some of the reasons which up to this time have pre cluded definite Tho InterState Commerce Commission yesterday devoted some time to hearing John general manager of the Queen Crescent in favor ot au application for tho permanent suspension of section 4 of the General Commissioner of represent ing the Board of Managers of the Hational Soldiers asked that some arrangement be made oy which tho inmates of the homes might be permitted to contiue the enjoy ment of the halffare rates on Commissioner Morrison intimated that the law did not prohibit such a but General Black thought a statement by the commission would be neccossary to secure tho No final action was GOULD shall I recognize the absolute right of em plover to docido for without intcrfer from whom he shall employ or manage bis Jstly justly and cease to employ to regulate business with perfect provided only that he deal und honorably with all recognize the right of every father tc have n an lawful trade as on a plane with his knowledge of or brnnch o and should bo subject to regulation only by the laws of tho I hereby pledge In all and intercourse with my employers and fellow to maintain and live up to these prin The same card of principles is to bo pre sentod for signature to every with the pledge thereto changed as ioi lows I hereby pledge myself to maintain and live up to these principles in the prosecution of my and to lend my aid to tho full extent of my influence and power for their mainte nance and protection among my fellowem I further pledge myself not to employ any workman except upon his signature to this card of The document further declares that busi ness will be resumed on or before Juno with this card of principles as a basis it provides for a standing committee of one member each of the building the Real Estate Board and the Association ol whose duty it shall be to see to the carrying out of these principles and who shall appoint whose GICHMANY to a g commonly At tho time i4er IxUiit a land of J 1 till hlSl there were iu no fewer than 232 persons who completed their Imiumlth Of these seventytwo were men ami 100 The oldest person in Mcrnmny was a man in his l20th the next was a man in 118th year the next was a woman ir her 117th There were thirteei old fellows of 100 ami ten dumesof 107 A lady of Ho was returned as being i Further Examination of the Hallway Magnate by tlae Taolflo He Doilies Havinfi Made a Cent by the Absorption of the Kansas Pacific or of Spending Money to Influence Legisla NEW May Gould contin ued his testimony before the Pacific Com mission Ho denied that any ono had made a cent out of tho operatiorj which resulted in consolidation with the Kansas Pacific Continuing ha said I have thought of the rights of the Govern ment but after the passage of the Thur man bill and its sustaining by the Supreme I thought the Government was trying to squeeze more out of the turnip than there was in and my plan then was to build a road Irom Omaha to just outside the right of fgr With reference to the Govern ments I made an oiler before the Ju diciary Committee of the Senate to pay the en tire claim in cash at present I think it was at that 1877 or somewhere from to Gould said that if there was a profit of realized by the pool the law yers must havo got He didnt receive a He know of no occasion when any bonds or other securities of tha Union Pacillc wero used to influence legis tion in favor of the In purchasing tho central branch of tha Union Pacific Gould told of the way ho was fooled by Oliver Ames and Presi dent Pomeroy of the They took Gould with them to show him over tha and he said he was very impressed with the amount of business being At every station they passed long freight trains were constantly sidetracked to allow trains to He bought the but found afterward that the central branch people hud held back the freight for about ten days before his and then rushed it all over the road at The commission has sent a circular con taining fiftyeight questions to ttie principal business men along tho landgrant rail roads aud tho leading shippers of tha province it shall be to see that ample pro tection to all is and to look alter all arbitration and other matters but that it work always and solely for the maintenance and protection of tho principles herein laid down that an address to tho workingmen of the building trades and to the general public be setting forth the action of the conference and its reasons The document will now be considered by the individual Their repre sentatives will meet again this The card of principles was unanimously endorsed at the meeting of the Master Car penters Association last THE TEXAS TRAIN A Dozen Highwaymen Plunder an Kxpress Men SAN May report of the robbery at McNeill twelve miles north of of the northbound express on the Missouri Pacific rail road which left this city at seven oclock Wednesday evening is con firmed by Harry a commercial trav eler who was on the Landa says that before the train reached McNeill the robbers had secured the station agent and bound As the train slowed up at the station the the number of twelve or several volleys to intimidate the hearing the raised his window and looked when an order was given to draw his head back and close the Before he had time to comply he was wounded in the arm and badly powderburned by a shot fired ia close proximity to There was con siderable confusion aboard the and the passengers lay down on the floor and crawled under the bunks to escape flying The train was held up for nearly half an after which time it was allowed to The door of the express car was forced open and about The passengers wero compelled to throw up their hands and were ordered to hand over the cash and registered NOT Some Chicago Employer Matter Builders Ultimatum and Paror JVtltder of Agreement with the tatter Refuse to Sign Ihe AntlUnion PledgcTHe Strike ltko ly to May decree issued Thursday by the conference of representa tives of employers ot the various building trades was thoroughly discussed at tho Builders and Traders Exchange yester and it appears that many of tho con tractors interested are opposed to the clause binding employes to sign an iron clad There are among tha employers as well as among the employes two distinct und con Such parties aro no doubt already in existence among the build ing and unless some decisive measures are taken to modify tho ultimatum made by tha conference last Thursday afternoon the dividing line between them will be come broader and Many of tho leaders and prominent contrtictors con nected wi4h the exchange have begun to realize the danger and a modification of the decree is spoken Glover of the Master Plasterers Association said that he could not see how any workingman who is a citizen of tha United States could put his signature to such a The socalled declara tion of principles can not stand in its pres ent Similar wero expressed by many other members of tha various Tho Master Masons Association will meet Monday night and tho question whether to indorse or demand a modifica tion of the decree will bo thoroughly con The possibilities are that their original demanding a reorgan ization of tho apprentice system and tha abolition of union control over tho fore men and stewards on the will be indorsed and tho changing of the decree At the meeting of the representatives of the various buildingtrades associations yesterday dispatches were received from similar associations in Wor Cincinnati and Now York indors ing tho code of principles adopted by tho Chicago The arrival in Chicago of Milton president of tho National Association of Builders William Lay the National secretary of Philadelphia of New York of IOWA STATE and ol representatives of builders THE GRAND in other cities is expected by next A conference between the Chicago build ers and the visitors will be and to allappearance Chicago will be made the battleground against union despot The local if vigorously pushed by the Chicago will no doubt spread to other cities in the United The reports of the patrol committees ap pointed by the master masons were all to the effect that building throughout the city was at Tho number of idto brick was estimated at Speaking ot the articles of agreement which the master masons propose to have their men sign in the the promi nent members of the Bricklayers Union said yestorday that a bricklayer would never sign such an agreement so long as the stars and stripes wave over American A massmeeting of laborers and Knights of Labor was held last night at 213 West Madison street under the aus pices of Building Employers Assembly Speeches were made by representa tives of various carpenters assemblies of the Knights of and a resolution was unanimously adopted denouncing the ulti matum offered and respectfully de clining to abnndon the privilege of combi which as American citizens they rightfully or to annul or in any way modify through coercion any or all of the rules of combined action which by them have hitherto been Tha resolution also extends to the bricklayers the hearty support and cooperation of tha carpenters in their present The Knights of Labor have in a measure taken up the cause of the lockedout brick and are discussing the propriety of retaining counsel to prosecute for con s piracy the material dealers who refuse to sell unless they be granted a permit to do so by the Builders and Traders The Knights claim to have funds enough to pay the ex penses of the it is rumored that they intend retaining Robert Ingersoll or Benjamin Tho following are tiio Louis quotations 2 no mar Tho postoffice at Dubuque has been The State Board of Health at a recent session in Dos Moines voted to rescind the quarantine rules against lllinoisealves and stock Charles a convict at tho Ana rnosa sent from Cedar Rapl Is for shooting a made a break at the deputy warden a few days ago with a knife and was shot dead by tho also attempted to kill George Brunor on tho night of October James Thompson died in Mason City n few days Ho was with but one ox ception tho oldest locomotive engineer in tho service in the United and stood flrst on tho record in freedom from acci He pulled in the first train of cara that over ran into Mason An entire block of buildings at Audubon was destroyed by lire the other The losses exceeded Will a former student of the schools at Mason drowned himself in tho Wisconsin river A telegram received at Mason City announced that his bodv was His father is an influen tial resident of Cerro Qordo and expected to start him to college noxt The other night tho wife of living nine miles south of Car roll was struck by lightning and Instantly Dairy Commissioner Sherman has re cently issued a circular to Iowa dairymen and dealers in dairy products warning them against certain parties who are re ported to be canvassing portions of the State offering for sale recipes for making whereby they claim that from fifteen to twenty pounds can be from one hundred pounds of the Commissioner is not onlya but it is also unlawful to soil a product of that description as genuine George a Bock Island railroad was crushed to death between cars at Des Moines a few days The Iowa State Railway Station Agents closed their annual meeting at Iowa City a few days The officers elected were Iowa City Vice of Wilton of Spencer of About nine oclock the other morning the house of John three miles south of Missouri Harrison was burned to the and his infant child perished in the The house caught fire while and Beai were in the field A collision resulting fatally to two men and seriously injuring several others oc curred west of on the South western a few evenings The State Association at its recent session in Waterloo elected the following officers Cedar Falls of of of Pella Secre Rosa Marshalltown Lo cal Des Moines Des Moines Ex ecutive of Commander Falrchlld Issues a General Order Concerning Memorial Day aud the National May Yesterday CommanderinChief of tho Grand Army of the issued gen eral orders in which he cordially indorses the Womans Relief Corps and Sons of Veterans as benevolent He declares that the Grand Army knows no Decoration so but is full of love for Memorial as it should properly be designated announces that all railways will give one fare for the round trip to the National encampment in Louis in He calls a meeting of the Thirteenth Army Corps at Louis September 27 to select a corps and appoints of a member of the Grant Memorial vice of He also appoints seven addi tional aids on his staff to represent the State of and designates the Federal Commissioner of Pensions as tho proper person for veterans to consult in searching for addresses of LAND FOR THE No Monarchy for NEW May Andrew Cur uegie has written a letter to John Pa a banker of Islo of declining to take part iu a proposed cele bration of Queen Victorias jubilee at New Ho places his refusal the ground that lie is a stanch republican Amencan who rejects tho uiouurchial ideu as inconsistent with and insulting to his Ho says he does uot see why naturalized Americans bliuuld celebrate tho rcigu of any sovereign and rejoices that the committee is compelled to import a Canadian orator for the occa and as the eulogist of Carnegie suggests that the Fourth of July is only proper time for a popular dem by citizens the United Negotiations for itu Iron May owners of tho Pabst iron situated near Hur arc negotiating with Smith and two or three Chicago men for the sale of the for The property cost its Fred Charles aud others Gladstone Will Not Visit May Gladstone caused the following to be sent out last evening The statement that 1 havo any intention of visiting America is Inter views with close friends of Gladstone subsequent to the receipt of the foregoing dispatch elicited the uniform statement that the exPremier had often expressed his wish to visit the United States should the conditions ever become but had never really entertained serious inten tion of fulfilling hia and would at his advanced age bo utterly incapable of enduring the not tu speak of the tremendous strain his reception in America Would entail upon his physical President Clavelaml Approves Secretary Lamara Proposition to Kemove Obstruc tions in the Way ot Dona FlUe uient In a Number of May Lamar yesterday sent a letter to the President who subsequently approved of the course proposed therein regarding railroad laud The Secretary says it appears from the records of tha General Land Office tlrSt a large number of land grant railroad companies have made indemnity sections to the full extent of their rights under the respective and that a number of oth while they have not selected the full have selected all the land within the indemnity limits of such grants which are sub ject to The Secretary incloses lists of the railroads in with a table showing the date of withdrawal and the date of definite or time when the right of selection for each of the The letter then proceeds Under the rulings of the department no set tler can acquire any rights under any of the gen eral land laws to any part of the public domain so long as the same remujns by or der of the President or by his Thera seems to be no valid reason why the orders of withdrawal should not bo Obstruo tlons in the way of bona ttdo settlement of tha pub lie domain should bo removed as speedily as possible alter the reasons which created them have ceased to Be lieving that these railroad companion have had ample time to assert any rights they may have in regard to indemnity to which they may be and that uo un necessary hardship can now result to them by restoring these lands to the public domain for the benefit of it is my if it meets your to take all necessary steps looking to tho accomplishment of that Fort of Emii of Iowa The five remaining Republican lettercar riers in the Des Moinos postofflce resigned n few days It is semiofflcially stated that the Chi Burlington Northern and the Min nesota Northwestern railroads will within a short time commence the con Btruction of a railroad bridge across the Mississippi at Early the other morning the immense crusher at the quarries of the Le Grand near was Susan the flrst white woman to live in died a few days ago at a very advanced She came to this country in living for awhile in Wisconsin and removing to Du buque in It is now believed that the construction of the Winona Southwestern railroad from Winona to Mason a distance of 116 is assured by January Almost the entire business part of Earl Delaware a town of in was wiped out by fire the other The fire spread so rapidly that al most nothing could be Twenty business four one church and several barns were Only two a hard a bank and the Masonic building wore saved in the business part of the Constable of Des refused to surrender seized liquors to the United States wid was arrested for con tempt of the Federal A few ago Judge Love rendered a decision in favor of the The following is a comparative state ment recently made by the State Treasurer of the State revenue fund Warrants outstanding May Cash on hand May Decorated by tbe Spanish May Rich ard counsel for the Spanish Consulate has received from the Queeu Regent of Spain the decoration of tbe Order of Carlos lit He was decorated by the Queen of Italy for his services ia I payments to the amount of breaking up tbe padrone evil in this Little May children of the name of ages running from two to fourtecu arrived at Philadel phia by steamer from Antwerp Wednes dayThey reported that their father had to with them from Germany to whore they had au but that he left the ship at Antwerp just be fore sailing aud had not Kince been heard The authorities will endeavor to find tho aunt Milwaukee and if unsuc cessful will return the children by the Bailie for May Treasury De has issued warrants for pension Both to He May Pat tho negro charged with murdering Jennie the domestic who was assaulted here in Johnsons house April was found guilty thu jury fixing tlie penalty at his partner in the pleaded guilty aud was sentenced to be hanged July Patterson will probably fee sentenced to be hanged on the same JJre in CANSON May TnU city wa9 almost entirely destroyed by lira last night twoutyfivo busiuoss houses were Only ft small jwrtiou of business part of the oity is mated lose is Net Warrants outstanding May Cash on hand May Net Net deficit May Net delieit May Reduction for the Chloe Robinson was found guilty at Des Moines a few days ago of an as Bult with intent to commit She is the colored woman who assisted Brown in whipping the latters sixyear old grandchild to death last Brown is now in the An injunction has been served upon the treasurer of Lyon County enjoining the payment of bonds ol that The writ was granted by Judge Wakefleld upon the petition of the leading taxpay who are represented by able A public reception was tendered Colonel Ballingall at Ottumwft tbe other night on tbe occasion of his return from a trip around the Daniel an old gentleman from passed through recently on a tramp to where he has a daughter He has plenty of but walks to sees the He says be has lived sixty five years and not hurtled through the He dont wish to begin Fruitgrowers of Soott County report the outlook for this season most encourag The has officially ad vised sheriffs and other State officers that whoa engaged in enforcing the Prohibit tory law they have the right of and are to pay no attention to interference of Federal The case which oc casioned the opinion was the one iu At where a sheriff who attempted to confiscate the product of a brewery was ordered to stop by a revenue claimed prior right to the beer on the that it hM uot paid the Govern ment manufacturer from j worlta at i ;