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Altoona Rustler (Newspaper) - March 28, 1890, Altoona, Iowa The Altoona rustler. Vol. , Polk co., Iowa Friday March 28, 1890. No. 12 Iowa news items. A Jewell is enjoying a real estate Boom. Many improvements Are being made. A the terms of office of All Tho present mine inspectors will expire on the 1st of april next. The examination of candidates will be held on the 6th of that month and the governor is then a the new Creamery at fort Dodge j appoint the three who pass All will be the largest in the Stato when things considered the most creditable completed. J examination to serve for the next a Fonda citizens have raised $8,.wo biennial period. Cd ii rent events. Cream of the news As Gath. Ered from dispatches. To be used in making the fair this year a Success. . Patrick s Catholic Church in North Hinton was dedicated on St. Patrick s Day. A Counselman amp co., of Chicago have purchased the Manning elevators at Newton Colfax and Reasoner. A Samuel Scott a Pioneer of Boone county died at his Home near Boone at the age of Bevent seen years. A a stove factory is soon going into operation at Waterloo. The works Are being removed loin St. Louis. A the first National Bank of Clin has been victimized by the Purchase of a forged note the amount being $1,600. A Hugh Taylor and Henry i it gelt and wife have been bound Over in Page county for the murder of a a has. Hansel in 1886. A the opera House Block at Fairfield was damaged by fire on the morning of the 22nd. Insurance will nearly cover loss. A a White woman Hail to Appeal to the Pollee authorities of Dubuque for Protection against her brutal negro husband. A fort Dodge firemen Are already preparing for the coming tournament at Marshalltown and expect to Cap Ture first honors. A a Dubuque roughs attacked an inoffensive chinaman aed after beating him insensible with a club made Good their escape. A the 18-month-od child of l. Downs of what cheer was choked to death the other Day if a Grain of com becoming lodged in it Throat. A one horse deafen in Marshall county has paid out $210,000 for horses in Tho past six months. Tho animals Are shipped to the Cavern Market a Frank o Hearn a brakeman on the Illinois Central walked off abridge at fort Dodge while returning Home from a dance and wus seriously injured. A the residence of John Ani Kila Patterson at Charles City burned a few Days ago. It was built by their father former senator from that District. A William Miles and James Haggan of Lake View have been arrested for counterfeiting. The necessary apparatus for Tho work was found in their Possession. A the merchants1 carnival Given by the women a Relief corps at Anamosa cleared $600. The Money will to used in Rei moving the Soldier poor of the Community. A Daniel Bales living near Vinton has been adjudged insane and taken to the Independence Asylum. The Young Man Lias an Uncle and an aunt now in the same Asylum. A the authorities in Keokuk Are investigating Tho Case of an inhuman Mother who held her nuked infant up the a red hot stove until its body was covered with blisters. A Hon. J. M. Pucker of Marshalltown. Is announced As a candidate for Congress the present member or. Kerr having announced that he will not ask another election. A William livings a switchman in the Chicago a Northwestern Yards at Belle Plaine Hod his Arm so badly crushed while making a coupling As to Render amputation necessary. Mrs. Eliza Starr wife of the late Henry Starr died at her Home a Burlington March 18th, in her 64th year. She win widely known in that part of the state and one of Burlington Pioneer women Oil l. And f. D. Stout of the Stout Stock farm near Dubuque refused $10. for a a caning Colt not yet a year old sired by Nutwood and out of so so. Nutwood has a record of 2 181 and so so of 2 171. The residence of Sam lease a Farmer living Ono mile South of Scranton City with nearly All the contents was burned. It is supposed to have caught from a defective flue. The to s is $2,000 insurance Light. Miaway robberies Are becoming events and happenings throughout the country during the past week. A a horrible Case of mayhem occurred at Peosta a few Miles from Dubuque. Three Brothers named Cox and John Andrews got into a fight at a dance and Emu of the Brothers deliver lately Cut out one of Andrews eyes attempted outrage of a White girl. A the Mississippi legislative commit tee s report places treasurer Hemingway a deficit at $315,412. A Robert Moseley coloured was lynched near Huntsville ala., for the with a knife. To was also beaten and kicked to insensibility. Andrews it feared will die. Pc. L. Seymour residing just West of Clinton was severely bitten by a mad dog which also attacked several other people and bit a number of hogs and other live Stock. Its career was a Prince sounders coloured was hanged at Plaquemine. La., for the murder of Rhody Wilkes his mistress. Pc. A Whitaker a co., hardware Toledo Ohio have assigned with liabilities of $100,000 and assets some what less. A Edmund Nicholas negro. 18 years Cut Short by a Pitchfork in the hands i of age was hanged at Franklin la., of a farm labourer who pinned the Ani i for the murder of a Young girl several j by to open the Safe. Mal Down and killed it. The animals j months ago. Bitten will be killed. J a word comes from Hancock n. A burglar s entered the office of the j that a wreck occurred on the Midland National Iron and brass works and Railroad and five persons were killed. Tho meat Market of John Knoernchild i no particulars amp son at Dubuque and blew open the safes. From the latter firm they took $5,000 in notes stocks and other securities. The amount of Money taken was Small the work was evidently done by professionals. A while Lindley N. Darling Aud a couple of others were walking j Rii a at a of 7s along the Bank of Cedar River Miles West of Osage they found signs a an explosion of Gas at the mid vile pa., Colliery resulted in the j death of Ono Man and seriously injuring four other. I a a. Scammon one of Chicago s i most prominent citizens died on the 17th. He came there in 1886, and a Edwin Howe or. And Jarvis Ken of a desperate struggle in the Snow Nan of Arkansas both Yale student. Investigation brought to Light the body of Hank Howell a Young Farmer of Osage who had evidently been Roar dared. A a Van Epps a Man in the employ of tack Berry co. Sioux City wholesale grocers Man. Has disappear of Lim cd hat he has a eluded. Not been heard of for a month. N an Epps was a Young Man 27 or 28 years of ago arid had always been considered perfectly reliable and tru to Orth by his employers. Hie suspected Man was married having a wife my Bibl. A William Kruger who has been in jail at Marshalltown for hog stealing mad. A confession and As a result John Zeta. J. I. Kennedy and Wash Conger have been arrester for complicity in the theft. A arc held for bail and Kennedy had to go to jail being unable to furnish any. The method pursued by the gang was to steal hogs and sell them. Kennedy has a bad reputation and is believed to be the Leader of the gang. Evidence is pretty Strong against them. A a Man in the West part of Guthrie county named Howe aged 75 years recently died very suddenly and it is reported that ids son. Charley Howe aged 54 years has been in the Hubit of abusing his father shamefully they living alone. Aud now it leaks out thut those who Laid Bim out say there was a break in his Skull and it looked As if the wound had been inflicted with a Monkey wrench. The son says it wus caused by his father falling on tile stones. Charley Howe has been warned to leave the country and he is preparing to do so. A postmortem examination is talked of. A the Sale of the fort Madison Ai Northwestern narrow gauge Road by Muster in chancery Lomas was confirmed in the Federal court by judge i eve the purchaser being w. A Black. K. G. Wheeler Civ in red an objection claiming die master would not accept i bid. Which was the highest made. The objection was overruled Aud the Sale confirmed to Black. Wheeler gave notice of an Appeal to the supremo court. Black i president of the Iowa a Nebraska company and of governor h. R. Sherman is interested in the Purchase. Tim Roan will be widened to Standard gauge and extended in Ottumwa. Were drowned while attempting to make Milford in a Row boat a Charles Dudley Warner s essay in j a the editor1 drawer11 of harpers i Magazine for april will discus a the j responsibility of attractiveness a tile shortage of City auditor As travelling Whiteside if it Chattanooga a Orr on and its be Oil Quot Yonl it a $m2, nod la. Lam a tin City is secured by Geed Bond. A a 8. Harbour express messenger from Naperville la Caline tot Lii ago on a Picc a few Day ago and committed suicide in a tit of despondency. Report fact ii he great tobacco counties of Western North Carolin j inspection Bas been satisfactory show at least one third of the plants j Farmers and dealers of the West and have been killed by the cold weather George Francis train started from Olympia Wash. March 18th, on his journey around the world taking the i Steamer Olympia to Victoria where j he will connect with the Canadian Pacific line for Yokohama. J a the North american Turner bund a comprising 40.000. Protested by Reso a Lution at the recent meeting at St. I Louis against any change in the in a migration or naturalization Laws of the j United states. This Resolution was 1 presented to the .Enate by ves1. A Hugo Mam a freight brakeman while drunk at Atchison Kansas Start Jed out with a revolver to kill Fondue i tor Stone who had Laid him off. i officers were sent in Pursuit. Mam Drew a revolver on them but the off Cera were quicker and killed him. A at Hartsburg near Cleveland o., i on the night of the 16th a burglar in i tired the station of the Nickle plate j Road and demanded agent Arthur Hen Henry refused and the burglar shot him the agent dying in a Short time. The Ruffian escaped. A a correspondent at standing Rock Agency reports a triple tragedy. A Buck named Horn Cloud became enamoured of Squaw Julia w to was living with no water. On her refusal to live with himself he shot Aud seriously wounded her and killed no water and suicide. A Lieut. Frederick Schwatka of Arctic and mexican exploration Fame a arrested in Chicago under the inflamed Ltd liquor and looked for disorderly conduct. After several hours Cooling off in a cell he was released and Justice Brad we i imposed a Fine of three Dollar. A three Hundred men at work at the Keystone rolling Mill at Pittsburg. Pa., struck on to co int of a reduction cd wage because of poo material 1 i to t roil Hie at the n Iver Mill Over the discharge of a Man re ulsted in a to Ike of 350, Ami St is alleged that All of the 1,800 employees Wilt go out. I a a petition signed by owners of 200 elevators in Nebraska has just been wired to senator Randall Annapolis Maryland. It sets Forth that Baltimore a wide awake for april opens with a burst of easter Beauty and Hope the frontispiece by w. L. Taylor. A easter offerings Quot embodies tile spirit of youth and Bloom and gladness while or. Butterworth s Beautiful Story. A the pilgrims1 easter Lily ought Togo far to Settle the question of America s a of the report general Assembly. Synopsis of important proceedings of the state legislature. .Enate.--18 ate reduced the i tonal Flower. W. J. Rhees of the i smithsonian institution under the title j a what s in n name?11 gives a Brief i history of the English founder of the famous institution at Washington with three portraits of Smithson and then i Impi Iii i in lits us i Aing it a a a a my a a a it a we i goes on to give fifty or More examples their duty to All the vacancy As soon a Pratti of the mistaken ways in which people i Cable. Adjourned. Address letters to the institution. Mrs. 1 Sallie Joy White a a second Crisp i article on a newspaper workers,11 Moines. March 17. sen Calendar by adopting a no inter of Deomid Trees recommending the indefinite of Wile. Several very important Billa were introduced one by Barrett on insurance and another by shield establishing an appellate court. A communication was received from the governor an bouncing the resignation of Bon. 4.8. Clarkson As trustee of the state agricultural College Ani instructing the general Assembly that it was j written for girls who intend to become j �?ojournalists.1 the Young hero and heroine of mrs. Catherwood s new Sej rial a Ebony and ban 1 have won the interest of hosts of readers and seem Likely to hold it to the end. The poems i of Tho number Are by Edith m. Thomas and Harriet Prescott Spafford and pm Ilie Poul Sou the illustrations for mrs. Spofford s Are very Beautiful including a full Page of the famous Donati Comet a men and things Quot is delightfully readable full of original anecdote and reminiscence. Wide awake is $2.40 a year. I. Lothrop company publishes Boston muss. Doings of Congress. A summary of the proceedings of the 61st Congress. A David Elm Rick an old gentleman of Silver Lily Mills county failed to take Tony Weller a advice and i now engaged in a Law suit on account of the witchery of a Nome time ago he contracted to marry a mrs. Richardson of Glenwood agreeing to $6,000 for the privilege and to mortgage i property to secure the Money. His children enjoined the execution of Tim mortgage and now ask that a guardian be appointed for a at Maxwell. Miss., Kila freed foil Down Stair Andin six hours. She had had la Grippe and was still weak and fainted a she a going tip Stair. Tho Hammer shop it Pullman ii burned causing a loss of $28,000. Between three and four Hundred hands arc thrown out of employment temporarily. A miss Katie Ott a teacher in the Public schools at Cincinnati shot herself through the Temple at her Home during a tit of despondency caused by ill health. A the supreme court of Illinois refused a rehearing in the ease of the Chicago Gas Trust. The effect of the decision is to declare the Trust an illegal organization. 8 a Henry Williams coloured at Gadsden tenn., was taken from tile jail by a and shot to death for attempted assault on mrs. L lieder an aged White lady february last. A a special from Highland Illinois says the Large flouring Mill of Tho Hermann milling company burned. Los on building and Stock about $50,-Joo insured for $24,, 6 a great excitement prevail at Dodgeville mo., in Uco omit it it of Tho murder of a wealthy old Bachelor �?olucky1 Mur gun. Robbery undoubtedly was the motive. No clue to the Assassin. A Benjamin Grewel was lynched at j Robinson station ky., by a of about Twenty pet sons. Grewel de i Frau did the funnels of that locality by buying Stock and paying for it with nog us Cheeks. A gut thurn Olaon a swede Faith Christ in new York a indicted by Tho Kings county grand jury fur manslaughter for allowing i ten Mer Tbs old boy to die without medical attend Ante m on is out on Ball. A an Indian known As a old Gabriel died at the county Hospital at Salina cal., on tile 16th. As far As can be Learned i tradition believed he was the petitioners think that any change will lie detrimental to Western interest a a sensation was eau cd in Buffalo n. Y., when it was currently reported that j. In. Woodruff sex president of the life amp Reserve insurance company had. In company with a pretty blonde typewriter left town leaving anxious creditors behind. For nearly eight years Woodruff had been associated with the life amp Reserve company. A on ii Louisville a Nashville train March 20th. Jake Daniels coloured refused to fare and when conductor m. It. Curdy tried to eject him from Tho train Daniels shot him in the breast. The conductor then fired five shots into the negro and stabbed him with a pocket knife killing him. The conductor was not seriously wounded. Amp a for some time there has been trouble at Braidwood ii. Between Joseph Kodak and his brother in Law John . Kodak w Hile drunk went to Sokaloski a House mid fired a shot into a bed room where he suit posed his brother in Law was sleeping. Sokaloski a fourteen year old daughter was struck and killed. Kodak was jailed. A rough character. Fred War Iii r and a follow mum d Gram Hie endeavoured to Rob b. E. Weston in suit Lake who had just arrived from Colorado. Weston was not agreeable and a dual with revolvers followed Werner being shot through the neck and probably fatally Hurt Granville instantly killed Aud Weston Only slightly wounded. A a. L. Sterrett of Sterrett a Ilia. A. Left St. Louis on the big four Road with $2,800 in his inside pocket on the tin ii a holiest appearing Man who said in lived near or. Meret Home when the train arrived at Cleveland Ohio the strange Man snatched Sterrett s pocketbook and escaped with it. Sterrett is an old Man and i. Let i penniless by the theft. It a Annie Laver lace and Mamie me if a i or. I in .Enate Lull pa.,�?T, wish an amendment striking out the appropriation clause increasing from to 9300.000 the limit of the cot of the Public building at is rate into it a1. Fin joint is jut Ion a i Issei Call in n the cretan of War far a further in not a to tin Prat to ability and approximate of of Turin line the Detroit River Iii or neat i in it in ii. Of or. Washington. Mardi a Derruau fun the rotund tee ii tins Nee. Re Jai ted a Bill 0 co i n to Iii ii trn i ii i Quot of t Rod net Ion Ami it was placed on the it a Uttal Imong Lite .Enate Hill for piddle building passed Sioux fall. 8. I 9230,000 dead co. S. A. Of i of o \ 11 turned hoi i t Ouger. Of Low a present to a Rem Lution of the Iowa general us Cut Fly in favor i the Hill requiring it no Lurer of compound 1 sri i to Lall their article. Referred. on f la limit t ailed tip the trill to it it sept Al the House Only held a Short session for the introduction of Billa anti petitions. Wilson adored h Resolution requiring the Bouse to have sessions a Day from tues 1 Day the 18th, but the House thought that air Early adjournment could be better obtained by not taking away from the committees time Iii which to work. And adopted the amendment of berm deferring the holding of sessions a Day until tuesday march25th. Lewis Reno i Lution requesting the committee on ways and Means to furnish an estimate of the surplus j available for special appropriations was adopt i no without any discussion or division. Moines. March 19.�?a number j of Bills wen1 indefinitely postilion. A resold a ton by Barless was adopted providing that on i Friday saturday and monday no Busine lie j transacted except the regular routine work i such As introduction of Bills and petitions the receiving of retorts of standing and special committee. The Resolution pertaining to final adjournment was taken up and after amending setting the time for april 15 a adopted. The lieutenant governor made an important ruling. House passed the Nill to reduce i the highest rate of Legal interest from ten to j eight per cent by a vote of St to 5. A joint memorial favouring a deep water Harbor at Galveston was introduced and made a special order for thursday. The be Bill to increase j the amount to which railroads mar be bonded i in certain cases from 916,000 to 919,500 per mile which had passed the .Enate passed Intile ii,.use. Moines March i 1. Were passed in the -.enate, inn Quot ins the establish it it of i i Dux Cal Holiday senator Bailey introduce d i Hill Maline an appropriation far an exhibit far the world fair at Chicago in is. The amount is left Blank and is to tic lived. Ith it r in the oin Mit to e or by tile sen it is. If i he Hill cil appropriating 93.010 a recommended by the Pioneer Law makers for the collection and preservation of historic record and other Valuator material pertaining to the history of Low. Borax. The House got through with a lot of Bill to Day passing eight and indefinitely postponing several. There was a Little Brae Over the Dotson Jure he providing that Nunn out of twelve juror May give a verdict. The judicial Quot in i bad reported unfavourably but or. Dobson made a fight and wat it eaten. Timber culture Laws Anding action on which i the House struck an of tack when the Btl born about lib to anti had reached the Dermott Young ladle employed at age of 160 years at the time of his Leos Cotton factory in West port frequent in i Ounzil Bluff. Carl nun their father Ciati Nini. Thut in Infa Tua Der editor of the nonpareil a held up Aud lobbed on on it of the principal it reels on tin night of the 1 17t ii. Borne berob1 police work is needed in that death. A destructive Cyclone passed Over i he Village of Edge moors c., March 22nd fourteen houses were he oven Down on Man named Miller killed town Tion for the widow a unsettled i mind. The East n attracting considerable attend inn a. The parti in the and sclera per on Orion i it injured ruse tire among the must prominent de embers new Church was also do people in Mui county. J Huo Jed. Conn., fought a stand up tight with Hare Knuckles in an old building the fight was the outcome of a quarrel Over a Young Man. Neither Side had much and ant Mac until m a Lav it run e landed a stinging blow on i Mcdermott no which settled the of fall. The to Ruig hour expired Ami the House West into committee of the whole on the pension i appropriation Bill. .Enate. Wash Ngum. March it their Lution uttered by your Hea to agricultural depression a taken up Anil Voorhees addressed the. Enate. The Blair educational Bill was then taken up and Pierre spoke in opposition to it. Allison from the finance committee reported with amendments the House Btl in relation to the Coll Cit Ion of Revenue. Calendar. Adjourned. the Bouse to Day the Maryland t untested Case of Mudd again to Compton was t ailed up. Lacey of Iowa opened the Dacuss Ion with argument in support of the claims of the contestant. Dalzell and Green Huluc advocated the care of contestant Aud the Case of the sitting member a upheld by Moore and Gibson. Pct lug n vote the House adjourned. Ben , March 20, Blair educational Bill was taken up. After Brief remark by Batea Blair Rose to close the do Tate. The .Enate then proceeded to vote on the Bill and amendments. The first vote was my the amendment offered by Moody of South Dakota to the effect that the illiterate among the Indian shall be in Hided in the it Alt Illarion. The Lute on engrossment was yeas is nays 37. Blair eur tried a motion to reconsider the vote and then on u to j iou of cd mud. The .Enate proceeded to executive business and soon Atli i a i Jou i lied House. .Enate Bill was passed we Tau amendment striking out the appropriating it la list for a Public building at Burlington Iowa at a limit of Otist of Fum a. The Mudd a. Of Uptou election Case was resumed and the majority Resolution adopted by a vote of Lym to 14-3. Seating i Mudd Ile took the Quot Atli of office. Pension appropriating Billa were cot Siim Rcd in Committer f Fri win in cd Jourard. San ate. Washington March ill numerous Petrou Aud Tuuu Iau Quot Cie presented against the it Mpoto Yinet of aliens on government work. Noir were for free and a limit no coinage of Silver. One from Nebraska a Galut the Extension of Hun tor the payment of the Pacific Railroad debts to the govt rent. After executive session the .Enate adjourned. Hot at. The House went into Tommil tec of a he quo till a Fiji halon apr Rotia Tiomi Btu Tad i Beadle of Indiana spoke at length in la or of the Sci Tice pension in. After fur hid debit tin committee get and the Bill j banged in i assert. Che Hill for in retirement of Gem Tai White free no ii with the rank of major general Paez a. Al the exciting set Ion the House passed i Fie ii i i ate in Sotl Bills Aud and out Nevi. . March 22.- when the .Enate took up Hie Calendar la fir Bill reached was one App Ropi listing 9800,000 for a pub building at 8an Diego bal. Alter some discussion the Bill passed and also the Bill to Pitta big h a port of delivery at Bioux try. Adjourned. Hoi fir. The Lull was Chi authorizing the Secretary of the Interior to negotiate for the Sale to the i tided states of the Western part of j the i Row Indian reservation in Montana. In j the morning hour on motion of a son of ii a Bill a pasted repealing the Timber culture i Law. It 9 o Chawk up blot business a is tut Pended and adore.-, were delivered by the milieus me Tebei in Eulogy of Hie Jato hew sen Pilve Guy of , Atte which a i an additional mme of i spelt adjourned v a pm Pellag the trimming of hedge bellies a reached Aud adjourned without deriding it. .Enate a Des Moines. March important Bills were introduced and a few passed. In committees did Good work a l will report Oil several of the important measures now before them. Friday Bat inlay amt monday will lie devoted to routine work Only and the we Mittee i appropriation will get in session during the Rue eting of berth houses. It is thought try constant work on the mils in their bands giving the state institutions hearings during the next three Days their reports an lie made soon. i he House spent the whole morning in discussing the hedge Fence Bill. After reports of committee a Long debate ensued on the Galveston deep water Harbor Resolution. A joint convention of the houses elected trustees of the various state institution. Adjourned. Moines March 21. sea Aion w a Short and no business w As transacted except the presentation of petitions and Bills. Several attempts were made by senator to introduce Resolution and Ian a legalizing Acta the lieutenant governor however ruled every thing out of order except routine business and a us j i Ai to adjoin u. a Little done in the House. Not much More than half the la their seats several m ing lit the appropriation committee absent and a very Large taken advantage of the Resolution preventing the doing of any Lium truant business and go gone borne it vat bunday Mullica March �?~-2. Senti r Mack introduced a Bill establishing probate courts and is confident that this legislature will take action on such a measure. Orator a. Quot inc for Ani w lib allot Lier a l Quot i b of Bill. The appropriation committees did Good work but owing to the absence from town of Many of the senators the other it of Mitt a fared badly. pro tem Wilson called the House to order. Only routine business was transacted. Among Bills introduced was i e by Jewell to exempt the widows of soldiers from mate taxation and another by Lane making an appropriation to help ditch Argel convicts to Lead Ait honest life. Mel j. Cheatham who a Grenada. Mias., is the Man Ever exe ated in that tits for the murder of it negro James 8. Long Trout of Grenada county tile lawyer who deft need Cheatham made i last Appeal to the governor hut could not move him to commute us sentence or Grant a respite. The by Cit ens of Grenada county have a of petitioned the governor for u commutation but to no Purpo e the to it e a nor hid that he was convinced hit Cheatham w As guilty Ann he la not promo to interfere with the sentence i Heatham a victim was Jam til i in a and the killing was a cold flooded a bib Sinator. 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