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Baltimore Sun (Newspaper) - January 22, 1881, Baltimore, Maryland I � Wilabe Dally a a wet Munday at nit Sun i Kon buildings. A Coke Kab of a Altimon and Booth bta., by a. A. Abell a a co. To sos a Ursea by the Carrier to to Beer Rah Srboui Ervert. Person wishing to be served can leave their name and address a the Soh of lace. Fains for copy tree cent one week thirteen cent two week Twenty five ctr. Three weeks cents one month fifty cent two month one Dollar three months one Dollar and Aho o six month three dollars one year no dollars postage prepaid by toe publisher. To Raper Bent longer than paid for. Tub we skit Dollar a rear Portage prepaid with inducement to club. The Best Ana cheapest journal published and cd Universal circulation. Called to City subscribers for Onedo Ilarij year insurance statements. Tut i la i Sun. Volume lxxxvi1l�?no. 58. Baltimore. Saturday morning. January 22, 1881. Twelve cents a week. Let a the in 8 to it a n c k depart m k n at Hgt ment showing Tik Ltd nah Hon of Wmk Maryland Kike insurance company of Baltimore Maryland dec. A in a a. Assets. Value of real estate and ground rent owned by the company less amount of encumbrance thereon $h5, us stocks Aud Bond absolutely owned by the company Market value. Am too interest due and accrued on Stock Bonds and other go aul of Cash in company s principal office and belonging to Tho company deposited in Hank. 24 Premium due Aud in course of collection. Tissi alt other admitted asset detailed in statement on Ute la ibis office. 283 75 total admitted asset liabilities. Losses reported adjusted and unpaid. 5.000 00 Ite served As required by Law. 11,452 57 lib Ald dividend. 343,45 t Otal liabilities. 10,801 in �132,497 30 surpluses regards policyholders. 1115,698 28 capita Stock paid up. 100.000 00 ear stat As regards stockholders. F 15690 28 total income. $26,317 Al total expenditure. 24,545 87 amount of policies written during Hie year 1880 3,131,019 of premiums received on Maryland business la iwo. 15,992 90 losses paid in Maryland during 1880. 5,708 70 Staie of Maryland. Insurance department commissioner s office. Annapolis mo., Jan. I. 1881. In compliance with of 187h, chapter too i hereby certify that the above is a True extract from the statement of the Maryland fire insurance company a i Baltimore md., to december 31, 1880, now on tile . Jesse k. Hines jl5-s3t insurance commissioner. A Quot Tat Menf of the associated file Al in 8 insurance company of Baltimore no. 4 South Street Jan. I. Issi. Assets at Market Valle. Baltimore City Stock. #167,587 50 Maryland state Stock. 61,713 26 Western Maryland Railroad Bonds guaranteed by Baltimore City. 8.160 00 Western Maryland Railroad first mortgage Bonds. ,.�. 5,550 of Central Ohio Railroad first mortgage Bond. 22.000 of Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Bonds .3,090 of Baltimore and Ohio k. K. Stock preferred. 11,300 of Baltimore Ami Cumberland Valley Railroad Bond. 4,410 10 Virginia state Stock Consols. 22,500 is Virginia state certificate a. 2,000 of Bab Deposit Aud Trust company of Baltimore. 1,545 00 consolidated Gas company of Baltimore Bonds. A. 5,400 00 premiums uncollected. 1.378 85 Cash. 7,185 is Loans Tupi secured. 14,360 00 Beal estate. 25,000 00 liabilities. Capital. fund. Unpaid Iii Viii end and claim. $363,170 49 $200,000 of. 20,598 of 328 63 $220.928 63 John Cushing president. John c. Boyd Secretary. A last fertilizers seeds Etc. X Kru Vian guano. The undersigned agent for the Sale of peruvian guano imported into the United states by messes. W. R. Grace amp coh n. A agents for the consignees of the peruvian government having received a supple direct Iron the Best guano deposits. Offer it for Sale. Delivered from the government storehouses Waters a wharf. Q. A. Holloway 107 Mcelderry a wharf d28-ttt.th.stf28&wtf2s Baltimore Ald. I ruin bushels Choice see peas fresh .1/1 in Stock of vegetable and Flower seeds tor 1881. Call on e. Hallock 55 South charges Street. Jls-12t proposals. Office of the Baltimore City passenger railway company. This company having purchased a warehouse on Bmith a wharf and erected the necessary machinery for conveying and grinding the Corn used by them and having an excess of storage room and Power Over what is required for their purposes will receive proposals until 24th january from parties disposed to lease the property and machinery and do tue grinding required by the company. Oden Bowie j14-tj24 president. A Ca r Ria Ges houses. Etc. To cd Al i sleighs. Sleighs. Sleighs. _ largest assortment in the state of two and four passenger. P. 1. Schmidt 94 West Fayette Street d30-lm near Charles Street. Sleighs sleighs let largest assortment in the City. No. 21 North Liberty Street. D29-lm h. Schmidt. Sleighs Bells Kobes. The largest assortment South of new York cd Al prices that defy Competition at no. 1 North Liberty . Schmidt. Is list Fok Sale a Large assortment of sleighs and Kobes. No. Of South Eutaw air it. And Branch store is South Liberty Street. D27lm Frede. St Aleo it. Quot it for Sale Sleigh Portland Catter at rare John a. Rheins no. 12� North Howard Street j21-2t carriages. Buggies and amp a amp Phaeton. The largest Stock in the City for Sale or Exchange sit exceedingly Low prices. P. Schmidt amp co., 9-t West Fayette Street j5-im near Charles. Al. Prices to Sutt the of mks. Too different kinds of new and second Kamuca Khi Ages. Phaeton Jaggers Rockaway buggies wagons and All other styles. Apply at no. � South Eutaw Street and by South 4�rty Street. Fredk. Stalford. D27-lm Abl Fok Sale an elegant Light Coupe to to built by Brewster amp co., of Broome Street. New Lurk in first class order ai60 a Clarence coach by Beckhaus of Philadelphia in Good condition. Will sell these carriages cheap As i have no use for them. Call or address a. Stephens no. 313 North eleventh Street phil�., a. J20-3t Fok Salk handsome Young and sound driving make Boid for no fault. Address r c. Is. A. Sun office. J22�,,th3t for Alk i dal cart Quot horse cheap. Decker and John streets Al St for Sale pair Perch Eron makes magnificent truck team four and five years Strong gentle not afraid of steam have been used in farm team. G. S. A a a Sun office. at eur Sale four horses and mares $35 to $125 would gait Farmer grocer or any business. One of these mares can Trot better than three minute. Apply at 113 Greenmount Avenue. J2ti-St Sale cheap a Cal Orwell give to reliable parties in Theroun try one horse and a Al Ark. $12 50 to month for keeping one or $25 tor keeping the two. Apply at no. A Mckim Street. J20-3c ssh old sire wintering horses. Horses wintered at Crimea residence or Ross r. ,4 mile from City Well fed and Best care taken. Terms. $9 per month. Horses sent tor. Apply at 27 St. Paul St., or address Peter m Urray Wethered Oliie Balto. Co. Aid. O30-3m_ boots and shoes. By three Hundred pairs of menus r fun gah ers and lace shoes slightly shop worn my own make $4 50 a pair. Geo. H. La. Condon � West Fayette Street. J20-if6 set a i a pair reduction on boots Ichok la d shoes a Large assortment in the City my. For gent and boys. All style made to measure. S. Lewis 54 w est Fayette Street. D24-lm suburban railroads. York Road railway. New arrangement. And Alfr monday. Dec. 15, was leave Baltimore and Holliday streets As follows Baltimore to Waverly. At 6.30. 7 and 7.30 a. Every fifteen minutes from to Kuo a. every thirty minutes from 10.30 a. Ii. To 2.99 p. A every fifteen minutes rom 2.30 p. To 830 p. And 9.30, 10.30 and 11.30 p. Al Waverly to Baltimore. At 6.20 and 6.50 a. Al every Tureen minutes rom Fao to 9.50 a. A. Every thirty minutes from 9.50 a. Ii. To 1.50 p. Every fifteen minutes from 1.50 p. Al to Tao p. Ai. At 8.20, 8.50. 9.50 and iu.50 p. Al. B Alti More to Govan Sto in. Every had hour from 6.30 a. To 8.30 p. Al. At Sam p. A. 10.30 p. Of. And fl.30 p. Ai. Go v an Sto w n to Baltimore every half hour from 6.00 a. Al. To 8� p. At 933 Aud 10.30 p. Al. Baltimore to to so neg in. At half roast eat h hour from 6.30 a. Al. To 8.90 p a i a i 10j0 p. Al. And 11.90 p. Ai. Tows town to Baltimore. At each hour from 6 a. Al. To to p. From a tit Nore Street to Western Maryland Railroad depot fare 3 cent to Greenmount cemetery i Are 5 cents to Charles Street Avenue by car on North Avenue connecting with Hampden Park Avenue and City car fare 5 cent. Miff c Ato is Vil Lekai l Way. Ether notice cars will run As Fol in lows leave Baltimore at 8, 9, to a. Al., 12 Al 2,3,4, 5,6,7 and 84p. Leave Catonsville at 7, Sio a. M., 12 Al 2, i a 5, 6, 7 and 8 p. Al 14-tf Altimore weekly Sun the Best and cheapest news literary and commercial newspaper published. A first cd last family journal for the Farmer. Merchant manufacturer and the Public generally in town or country terms of subscription Cash in Advance. Post a e prepaid on copy one i ear a i of i Frais and premiums to clubs five copies. Of with one extra copy of the weekly Sun one Vear. Tiaa. Ten copies#1q of with an extra copy of the weekly son one rear and one copy daily 3 Mouths. Twenty copies 00 with an ext a copy of Sun one year and one copy daily 9 months. Thirty cop1 est a a a a a a 330 a a with an extra copy of the weekly Sun and one copy of the Dally Sun one year. The sales method of transmitting Tynda by mail is to draft Check or Post office Money order. A. S. , a co., publishers Bun Ikon building of Tofu Loroi m4 Stern and a Hozian Ienni theatre. Matinee today at 2 p. Lost two perform a Ieese of Nick Lidei so a Compty do Matt and double up Fialty troupe. ?clowns�?3. The beet and in rest troupe in America. Done to Fuji to see this great show. Admission 15, 25 and 50. No higher. Next week Harry Miner and Rooney combination. Ford s tin men and Juliet matinee j vie new Juliet today. Miss Eleanor Calhoun. What the great artist say. matinee a at 2, Juliet Juliet by miss Calhoun. To acts. Tonight miss Calhoun a Farewell appearance Sheridan to Wiesz a Hunchback. 6 arts. Both with the great Crutz. Barton Hill j. To Malone Glo. W. Denham or. Eberle mrs. Germon Etc., Etc. Matinee admission 5u and 25 cents. Two ties to dress Circle 25 cent. Monday Bartley Campbells Geraldine the latent and greatest new York to As. Seats can now be reserved. Academy or music opera her majesty a opera company this Day saturday january 22, at 2 o clock grand matinee. Donizetti a opera Lucia i Lamme Moor. De Gallo Signor Kavelli Enrico Aston Signor Callas Ila i Mondo Signor Monti Aud Lucia Alme. Etolka Gerety Farewell Peutor manuf this saturday Everno Jan. 22, with entirely now scenery dresses and appointments for the Glrst tinge la Baltimore Arr go ill to a celebrated opera mepi8tofkle. Part 1st. Faust Sio. Campanini meal Tofele. Sio. Novara Marta miss Annie Louise Cary and Margherita mlle. Alwin a Valletia. Part 2d. Faust so. Campanini Tofele Sio. Novara Fantail miss Annie Louise Cary Helen of Troy mlle. Alwin a Valleria. Full band and chorus of her majesty a opera company. Director of the music Aud conductor Signor Arditi. Seats now on Sale at Mccaffrey a. Orchestra orchestra Circle and first dress Circle $3 each stalls or loges $12 second dress Circle $1 admission which does not la 50. Monday Jan. 24, a the banker a daughter?T�?T a i bang in a Holliday Street theatre. Last two performances. Today at 2.tonight at a of the world Benote Nett character comedian j. K. Emmet Fritz j. K. Emmet v in j. K. Emmet Ireland. Grand Emmet matinee saturday. Monday. Tan.24�?mary Anderson. Monday Romeo and Juliet. To Lxi Day in Ooman. Wednesday Hunchback. Thursday Evadne. Friday love. Saturday Ion. Saturday m matinee Ingomar. Orchestra and first Row in orchestra Circle $1 orchestra circles cts. Reserved dross Circle 75 cts. Dress Circle. 50 cts. Fatally Circle 25 cts. Seats now ready. Maryland Institute. Last two performances this afternoon at 2 and evening at 8. Cinderella. Splendid scenery delicious music lots of fun the pumpkin Chariot and live ponies. Every child Shook see it. Remember cheap prices matinees children 15 cents adults 25 cents. At night general admission 25 cents reserved seats 50 cents at Mccaffrey a and the Institute. Monday a january 24�?John Thompson. Around the world. Front Street theatre. Miss Minnie Oscar Grey assisted by Mit we. T. Stephens in the sensational drama Swarr and sure. And a popular and tremendous specially Biti next week Milton and his Superb company of dramatic stars in the Phoenix. Popular prices to 15 and 25 cent. American rime museum Baltimore Street near Gay. Mule. Antoinette the Long haired Marvel and Many other attractions. Masonic Temple. Second and last week. H. R. Jacob manager. Sylvester Bleeker. Stage manager. Gen. Tom thumb k co. Every afternoon and evening. The Only midget in the world. Admission to eta. Reserved seats 5 cts extra. Doors open at 1.30 and 7 p. The full concert Weber Plano used is furnished by Sanders k Stayman no. 15 North Charloe Street. T masonic Temple. Thursday january 27, at 8 of clock James Redpath James Redpath James Redpath will lecture on a the Irish land War?� tickets for Sale at plot a Bookstore 174 West Baltimore Street. Price 25 cents. $ season tickets to Peabody concerts $3, double tickets $5, at Sutrov a Mccaffrey a and Gosmano a. First matinee january 28. First concert january 29. Co frees reduced five cents a Pound. Roasted Rio.12 cts., 14,16. Best 18 cts. Roasted laguayra.20cts. Roasted maracaibo22 cts. Roasted java?.24cts. Choice teas reduced Twenty cents a Pound. Green Tea. .20, 30,40, in. �0, 70 cts. Best 80 ctr. Black Tea 20, 30, 40, so go cts. Best 70 cd. Apan Tea 20, 30, 40, 50, go cts. Best 70 cts. The great China Tea Compart no. 2� West Baltimore Street near Maryland Institute. No. 47 North Eutaw Street t opposite the Market. Coal i rider cover. A Patent dumping carts. Strictly Choice family Coal kept under cover clean and free from slate. Wood in the stick and prepared for kindling. E. Stabler jr., k co. Principal office Sun building Branch office Eutaw and Madison streets. General storage depot for Coal and Wood and steam we Ood Mill William Street Pocky Hughes a Jay. Railroad Yard and Branch office Cathedral Street Nea Rhiddie. All Points connected by private Telephone lines and with Telephone Exchange. It. In Stork a co. Perfection in wedding and visiting cards. 220 West Baltimore Street. . J., a Fork a cd a. Everything in ladies Fine stationery. 220 West Baltimore Street. W. In Ark a co. Drek ask dictionary blotter and portfolio in great variety. 220 West Baltimore St. W. I. Murk a a co., successors to Stork Phipps amp and wedding invitations. 22u we est Baltimore Street. Order received by Telephone. Paper hangings an endless variety. Window Cornice of All descriptions. Window poles brass Walnut and Ebony. Window Shade of All materials and colors. k Brothers 260 w. Baltimore St., opposite Hanover. At our Price nobody can beat us men a boys and children s clothing. B. R. Hillman k co., i inc West Baltimore Street. In i it a libel on mrs. to say that judging from her photograph there Are hundreds of Baltimore ladles far Superior to her in Beauty Grace Aud loveliness and is it a libel on these Baltimore ladles to say that much of their Beauty Grace and love Pluess is due to the occasional use of Tetlow a Blanc illusion a $1,000 Reward for any Case of itching bleed lug ulcerated or protruding piles that de Bingo a pile remedy Falls to cure. Prepared by j. P. Miller m. D., Pella. None genuine without his signature. Baltimore depots Cor. Eutaw and Balto. At. And Oor. Park ave. And Dolphin St. I. Cuti Cura a medicinal Jelly for external Humours. 2. Cuti Cura resolvent a powerful blood purifier. S. Cuti Cura so of for beautifying the skin Are the Only infallible cure for every species of humor from a common pimple to Scro full the Pabl in Are can cd against cheap and worthless imitations of Bensons Caprine porous plasters offered under similar sounding names. Insist upon getting the genuine t a Tore for rent. Bruff Faulkner amp co., requiring More room for their rapidly in creasing business have taken the new and commodious warehouse on the Southeast Corner of Baltimore and Eutaw streets and now offer for rent their unexpired term in stores 321 and 323 West Baltimore Street Between Liberty and Howard streets South Side. For further particulars apply at Southeast Corner Baltimore and la Taw Ald fixtures m Aspre for Salt t Gerster. And the Weber piano of a or. Weber thanks for Tho grand Plano you have sent me. I like it very much and find it very excellent. I a Hall to Happy to recommend your Fine instruments on Cery occasion to my friends. Ext la a grunter. dear my. Weber Many and kindest thanks for Tho Noble instrument which you have so generously sent me. Its sympathetic Richness Aud brilliancy of tone combined with delicacy and ease of touch make it a most valuable acquisition and it will always have a prominent Arni honoured Placo among my musical household gods. Wishing you All health and Prosperity on the principle that a a Caiti piano Vasa Ca a i am harmoniously yours Annie Louise Cary. dear my. Weber with sincere thanks for your kindness in supplying me during Tho season just expired with the excellent instrument i beg to return allow me to say in Justice to the instrument Aud its maker both that the Richness and Jiuru of tone. The capacity to portray feeling if i May be allowed to express myself so and Tho wonderful Power of expression characterizing your piano Render the same invaluable to an appreciative artist. Hoping to meet you on Ray return to the City i remain very truly your Italo Campanini. Baltimore Ware room 15 n. Cd a ii los St. Banders amp thayman x general managers. Tho storm y a wierd a prevented Many ladies from being out and a a matter of curiosity we paid a visit to no. 236 West Baltimore Street to see the effect Tho weather had in the crowd there. We were surprised to see Tho Large store Over one Hundred feet Long crowded to that it was almost impossible to lass through the Centre of the store it certainly is astonishing the immense crowd this Sale draws every Day and from what we have soon we would say to our Reader they do exactly As they advertise. We noticed the following bargains which we think is extraordinary ladles handsomely Embro Elered skirt and drawers 49 cents Worth $1 �0 corsets 32 cents Worth $1 ladles vests 23 cent Worth f i line Bibbons to cents a Yard Worth 3o cent laces notions kid gloves and 500 different articles for ladles Wear. Men a fashionable hats 31 cents Worth $1 50 Woolen j jackets 71 cent Worth a Fine undershirts 23 cents Worth $1, and 520 different articles for gents Wear at 236 West Baltimore Street Between Charles and Hanover St Throe door from Charles St., Baltimore. Remember this great sate Wilt cd seat end of seven Days. The unit i Moreau today a paper that everybody should read one of the Best numbers Ever published a Mammoth portrait of miss Mary Anderson a the White Dove a prof. H. Hewitt a great Romance Ltd Maryland Quot col. Scharffs Brilliant tribute baits hops i parties masquerades reunion socials i the proposed Monument to Maryland a Gallant dead emphatically the newspaper for the million circulation increasing advertisers make a nine of it subscribe now july $2 per annul i the Multi Tnora it Tai. No. 8 our today. The greatest number yet. The grand hebrew Ball. Ball of the knights of St. Patrick. Full reports of these two events. A magnificent engraving a the captive Maiden?� weddings balls parties receptions and entertainments Art matters music and musicians City and state news and a perfect banquet of Choice Reading. Buy the item and judge for yourself. Price Only 5 cents. A a the Telegram?� a great number today. Five columns weddings and society. A the great clarity Ball?� five columns fraternal news. The Brilliant serial a Jeanne or a woman a Plot?� mrs. Biggs and the burglars. Stock review wit Aud humor literary articles and a Puzzle department for the children. Price 5 cents. Sold everywhere. A judge Liim hop innocent. A shocking Case. Read the commercial of today. Extraordinary bargain. Great reductions great reductions in Price for clothing clothing clothing clothing clothing clothing marked Down marked Down 20 and 30 per cent., 20 and 30 Peb cent., and will remain so during the entire season. A 8uit8 $15, $15, $15, $15, now $12, $12, $12, $12. A Ulster $16, $16, #16, $16, now $12, $12, $12, $12. A Are invited to examine. New York new York new York new York new York new York clothing House no. 184, no. 184, no. 184, fio. 184, no. 184 West Baltimore it Reefy West Baltimore Street opposite Light. For thirty Day. a discount on All sales. A discount on All sales. To per cent. Discount to per cent. Discount on remaining Winter Stock. On remaining Winter Stock. Lith Berwanger k co., one Price clothiers one Price clothiers 216 and 218 West Baltimore Street. Rogers the photographer has on exhibition at his gallery 68 Lexington Street specimens of his Iford which will Bear close examination. Those wishing find. Pictures at moderate prices will do Well to give him a trial. A fixtures at lowest prices. Excelsior slide chandeliers. Gas Reading stands. F leg a it Oil lamps. C. Y. Davidson a co., 5 North Liberty Street. Plumbing. Gas fitting. Gas and Oil heating stoves. X diehard Walzl a respectfully Cal a attention to the new and Fine styles of phonographic portraiture that Are now being produced at his establish ment no. 46 North Charles Street where every convenience perfect attention and All the latest improved methods of finishing the patrons May be assured of. Prices always satisfactory. The Sun. Smashing china?the action of the Brooklyn new York Board of aldermen in passing an ordinance prohibiting the issuing of licenses for laundries to any but american citizens runs the chinese problem into the Washtub. The cause of the ordinance As it is stated is that certain chinamen who have taken up their residence in Brook Lynh be been quite successful in establishing several laundries in that City to the great disgust of those who wanted very naturally to keep Tho business in Thel rown hands. But the chinamen Are not disposed to have their laundries broken up so summarily. They have appealed to Chen Lan pin the chinese minister at Washington to counsel them in the matter and he has Given them some elaborate advice having evidently taken Legal opinion on the subject. He tells them they have certain rights tested in them As residents which cannot be invalidated if they conform to the Laws that the Brooklyn officials have no authority to specify what particular nationality or Creed is a qualification necessary to persons to whom licenses Are Given and that the licenses they now have protect them in their calling until the term for which such License is Given expires. The time for action will come when they apply in the Spring for a renewal of their licenses. If licenses should then be refused they Are advised to apply to the supreme court for a mandamus and thus compel the Brooklyn authorities to Issue a License on the tender of the usual License Money. The chinamen it is said have adopted this advice but some of them who belong to a club they have formed in new York propose to break the Force of such opposition As the Brooklyn officials have manifested by applying for american citizenship. Mayor Howell of Brooklyn agrees with the chinese ambassador in his views of the subject and has Given notice that he will not any attention to the restriction in the ordinance in relation to the laundry business. Or. David Barrett one Quot of Quot the oldest citizens of Winchester y a., is dead. Telegraphic summary Eto. The peruvian army was Defeated in two in Gage cents before Lima. And on the 17th inst the chilian forces entered the City. Both sides suffered heavily in tire two Battles forty three land leagues have been summoned at Listowel Ireland charged with seditious conspiracy. A land league meeting in Ulster county and a counter meeting of orangemen have Boen prohibited the British Are counting on the loyalty of some hundreds of dutch Boers in Pretoria and expect them to desert to the British ranks two men and two women nihilists have been arrested at Klaff Russia where also another armory of the terrorists has been discovered German and russian sentiment seems favourable to the porters proposal for a fresh conference on the greek question the flood in Tho thames will prevent the rowing match Between haitian and today the Pigeon shooting match in England Between or. Carver and or. Scott is to take place february 7 a. A. Both Arn the actor la dead. In the United states Senate yesterday or. Logan reported from Tho military committee with two amendments Tho Bill to place Gen. Grant on the retired list of Tho army. Or. Kellogg submitted a proposed amendment to the funding Bill. Tho Indian Bill was passed wild amendments increasing the appropriations $71,000. The Senate adjourned until monday next. In the House Senate Bill was passed for the retirement of Gen. E. O. C. Ord with the rank and of major general. The House disposed of the contested Case of Boynton is. Loring in favor of the latter who is the sitting member. The Case of Bisbee is. Hull from the second District of Florida was then taken up but not concluded. An evening session was held on the consideration of Senate Bills on Tho private Calendar but a quorum being found wanting Hie sergeant a Arins was sent out after Tho absentees and the session had not adjourned at 2 o clock this morning. The storm of thursday night and yesterday was particularly severe in new York and new Jersey. Telegraph wires Woro prostrate and direct electric communication was greatly interrupted. A striking peculiarity of the storm was the rapid formation of immense icicles upon the wires and Trees Iii Many cases carrying Down the wires and breaking off till branches of the Trees by their weight. The new Jersey coast was swept by a terrible Gale All Day the wind blowing eighty Miles an hour. At Asbury Park a. J., the Mammoth hotel in course of construction and an unfinished cottage were demolished. Associated press news from new York was All sent last night from Elizabeth n. J., to which place it was brought by train. All wires Down North of Elizabeth. In the Case of Henry a. Turner indicted for violating the tobacco inspection Laws of Maryland the court of appeals yesterday rendered a decision sustaining the inspection Laws. The suit in the United states court at new York in behalf of the heirs of the late William Orion against the Connecticut life insurance company to recover $5,000 on a policy of life insurance which Tho company contested on the ground that or. Orlon did not give True answers to questions concerning his Beauty ended yesterday with a verdict for the plaintiffs for $5,767 91. The messes. Mcalmont and Newell filed a petition in the United states circuit court at Philadelphia yesterday tip tie allowed to Untra vent in the proceedings against the Philadelphia and Reading company instituted in May 1880, by Moses Taylor of now York which resulted in the appointment of receivers and to become parties complainant thereto on the record. A advices from Kent Island md., of Jan. 20, state that a considerable portion of the Waters of the Eastern Bay Are now open and Hie dredgers in Large numbers without let or hindrance. Are helping themselves to oysters. Tho or Fostor River wharf Bas been nearly demolished by the ice and it is probable the wharf will be destroyed entirely before the Winter is Over. The new York evening Post says a John e. Owens one of the few really first rate comedian of the resent Day has a new play in which he will probably appear before very Long in the fifth Avenue theatre. This is a bit of Good news for or. Owens is both artist and actor a Man who has the gift of the farm of John f. Long in Augusta county va., 74> acres has been sold to Patrick Lloyd for $41 to per acre. Last tall the same property a Iid for $30 per acre and an upset old of $34 50 was placed on it. The resale indicates Tho condition of 4 the real estate Market in the Valley. This property is assessed for 1880at $22 per acre. Anolyn Russell Wetmore a Well known citizen of new York was found dead in bed yesterday morning at his residence. Deceased was president of the juvenile Asylum manager of and prominently connected with various other charities. His death is ascribed to heart disease. A fire in new York yesterday damaged the stocks of major b Knapp engravers Aud lithographers b. E. Hale k co., paper dealers and Fritzsche bros., essential Oil and liquor essences to the extent of $20,000. The building occupied by them was damaged $5,000. The Emigrant fare War in new York has had a fresh Start. The Pennsylvania agent at Castle Garden announces the following to Cleveland $5 37. Chicago $7 80, St. Louis $9 33, Cincinnati $6 90, Louisville $3 55, fort Wayne $6 65, Columbus $6, Indianapolis $7 58. John Lawser who on the 5th of january last shot and killed Amaziah Livingston messenger at the state Lunatic Hospital. Harrisburg pa., was acquitted yesterday on the ground of insanity. He will be committed to the Asylum for close confinement. The Republican Central committee of the District of Columbia at Washington last night removed col. R. O. Ingerson As their representative on the National Republican committee and elected sex mayor Sayles j. Bowen in his place. The Lynchburg Iron steel and mining company has contracted to build Hoo freight cars for the Richmond and Alleghany Railroad company. The cars will be built throughout at the company a foundry in Lynchburg. A. Pantie pc Randolph of Charlottesville. Va., have been awarded the contract for grading 24 Milos of the Richmond and Alleghany Railroad commencing at Lynchburg Aud going West. John g. Farr convicted in Portland me., of the murder of his wife has been sentenced to imprisonment for life. A death of or. E. A. illness of More than two years?a London dispatch states that or. Edward a. Bothern the eminent actor tiled in that City thursday. There has been no actor within the last Twenty years who has achieved a wider reputation in this country than e. A. Sothern and As his principal Success was attained from the representation of a single character he was As often spoken of As Dun dreary As by his own proper name. The successor or. Sot Lien in this part was As much of a Surprise to himself As to the Public. When the parts of the play of a your american Cousin were Given out by miss Laura Keene to Lier company the part of lord Dun dreary was assigned to or. Sothern who at that time was the juvenile Man of the company who took it Home read it and Tho next Day at rehearsal remonstrated against his assign rout asserting that the position he held in the theatre the reputation he had acquired before the new York Public and his own ability demanded that he should have at least a respectable part which the one he bad been Given was not. Miss Keene wa9 Flam in insisting that he should play the part and finally told him that unless lie did she would cancel his engagement. Or. Sothern could not afford to be thrown out of his position just at that time and he at length obtained permission to make some alterations in the text and determined to make the character a burlesque. As a result when the piece was produced his performance of Dun dreary was the Success of the play a our american Cousin was the first play that had an extended run and during its Long life upon the new York boards or. Sothern improved upon his original Conception of his part Aud determined to Star in the play having rewritten hts role so As to make it the Central figure. His Success was at once As great in every City which he visited and for Twenty years he has maintained his hold upon the popular heart mainly in that one character of Dun dreary. That he had abilities which would have Given him equal artistic Success in More legitimate characters is proved by his excellent rendition of David Garrick which he latterly played at least once during each engagement. Or. Sothern was some years ago separated from his wife. He had allowed mrs. Bothern�1,000 a year for maintenance but recently made affidavit in court that he was not All told Worth More than�10,000. The allowance was accordingly reduced to�176 a year and on this ground his daughter miss Eva Sothern was allowed to go on the stage although her father had always opposed that and his son is a member of or. John Mccullough a company. Or. Bothern had been 111 for More than two years and at various times within that period reports have been published to the effect that he would never recover his health. In parting with a Liverpool audience in november 1878, he said a i have not As report had it got paralysis softening of the kidneys spine or liver. The Plain fact was and is that for Twenty six years i have overworked my brain and body a no More. Still that a enough to reflect Upon?� notwithstanding this statement paralysis in some obscure form seems to have been the comedians malady although it was doubtless As he said that Over work was the cause of his troubles. _ some excitement was caused in statuary Hall of the Capitol at Washington last night by a difficulty Between the son of congressman fort of Illinois and George Taliaferro the coloured Man who has charge of the Hall. Taliaferro attempted to arrest him for alleged disorderly conduct calling the assistance of a Capitol police officer. Or. Fort heard of it just As his son was being taken off and rescued him. Taliaferro who was said to be intoxicated a out under arrest tee Ohio press association. Maryland greeting to the we a to a Hearty it a re Hunt it Tiivel Welcome in Baltimore the visitor at our m Auu tact it Liisu font a bushmen recept us aint banquet eloquent allure a from journalist Aud Busine men. Lit ported for the Baltimore Sun the visitor the Ohio editorial association to this City has Boen quite an event not Only in journalistic but also in commercial circles and in spite of the wintry weather Aud Bleak surroundings the Hearty Welcome tendered to the members will doubtless impress them favourably with the hospitality of Baltimore. Without using the word in an invidious sense it May to said that they Are All a a stalwarts a men Whoso Energy and Enterprise have helped build in waste place and whose outspoken utterances and far seeing suggestions have not Only folded Public opinion in their various communities but induced new modes of action and Given vigor to social and commercial life. Nearly All of them Are practical printers an i the task of building up newspapers in Tom rely settled Seel Olaof country has been an arduous one. But they have succeeded and to look upon them yesterday it was hard to re amp me that they were men who had fought a hard Battle Aud were at last reaping the fruits of Victory. That their visit will have a practical and beneficial result need not to doubted and the representative gathering of business men who welcomed them yesterday to the a try is an evidence that Baltimore cherishes Trup Worth Aud perseverance and is ready to stretch out her hands in Friendship to All parts of the country. Party and politics were for the time being forgotten and the Only desire on the part of Baltim oreans seemed to be to do Honor to men who rejoiced in one common brotherhood Aud nationality. Maryland oysters. The first place visited yesterday morning was Tho Oyster a id fruit packing establishment of messes d. Mallory k co., Corner of Wolf and Lancaster streets in compliance with an invitation from tile firm. The visitors after a comfortable night s rest Wildi they greatly enjoyed after their Long journey found omnibuses in waiting for them at the Carrollton about eleven of clock to convey them to messes. Mallory s. The members of the association were accompanied by the ladies of their party and As All of them were anxious to see a a real live Oyster a their acquaintance with the luscious bivalves being Only in u canned state their visit was very much enjoyed. On arriving they were received by or. Mallory who extended to them a Hearty Welcome. They were then shown through Tho various departments by or. Mallory and messes. W. Rowe and j. H. Gamble Aud the various through which the Oyster passes from the time it reaches Tho packing House in its native Shell until it reach a the nicely labelled can were fully explained. The shucking process especially was a Novelty to the visitors and they watched 8with much interest the suckers Many of whom Are women and girls a they rapidly turned out the oysters from their a Little Beds?� altogether the firm employ about Soo hands 350 of whom Are shucker half of them girls. Sometimes As High a 7,500 bushels Are so ticked in a single Day. A girl who is a rapid shucker can make As much a from $20 to $25 a week. Before leaving the party were invited into a Large apartment where they were treated loan elegant Oyster lunch. Cavities were hewed out of huge blocks of ice and filled with Large luscious raw oysters Aud bushels of hot steamed oysters were served by expert suckers. The visitors were regaled with an abundance of hot smoking Coffee and seemed to enjoy Tho a a live oysters with much relish. Arter the lunch the visitors were driven to the tobacco works of messes. Gall k a on Barre Street near Light. At a tobacco Warf Koupf. Arriving at Tho tobacco work the visitors in charge of or. Elward Lialene of the Baltimore press were met by the members of the firm messes. G. W. Gall and Christian a who of tended them a cordial Welcome. The party Ilion visited the different rooms of the extensive building and were shown the whole process of the manufacture of s hiking tobacco. One Cut chewing tobacco and scotch snuff from the time the tobacco � taken out of the Hogsheads sweated Cut by machinery dried and after other processes put up tor use in papers Bas or boxes. The firm has now about 350 operatives at work most of them women Aud girls a very picturesque sight was afforded in Many of the rooms were the female operatives were engaged wearing piquant Little Caps and neat aprons while the sleeves of their dresses tucked up to the Elbow showed Bare rounded arms a the deft fingers manipulated the fragrant Weed. In the Nown where the scotch snuff was handled there was a chorus of sneezes from a acclimated noses and Jesus were bandied around Huttl it seemed that the famous a Little joker Brand of the firm must have originated in that rut of the building. A lunch of Terrapin Stew and oysters with Champagne accompaniment was afterwards served. The health of or. A having been proposed that gentleman re it ended saying that just twelve years before to a Day the firm had been pleased to see and entertain Gen. Grant at their works and were now equally glad to Welcome the gentlemen of the Ohio press and the ladles of the party. To wished them a enjoyable trip Aud Safe return Home. I or. Gall was then called on. And gave a Brief history of the firm. When a Bor not 19 years old he came to Baltimore in 137 to buy and ship tobacco to his father then a manufacturer of the article in Germany. After several years he found that Many germans Here wanted tobacco manufactured in the same Way As it was in Germany. He commenced the business with that object and the firm still continue this manufacture though it has now become Only a secondary Branch of the business. The firm now manufactures 2,500,009 pounds of tobacco yearly on which they internal Revenue tax of $371,000 Aud have paid More the tobacco most used and prize by them come from Virginia and North Carolina. Much of the work of manufacturing is How done by machinery. The sales of Tho firm aggregate about $1,000,000 annually. And the capital invested is about $300,000. A appropriate addresses on the part of the visitors were made by messes. George m. Mcclelland i. F. Mack president of the Ohio As so elation w. C. Mecall Toek. Secretary James t. Irvine and Adolph Schneider. Or. Schneider spoke very pleasantly of their reception in Baltimore and said hts pleasure in this City reminded him of a song he had often heard the folks slug in Germany the refrain being in English a when we come to Baltimore we lift our hats and sing a Victoria a we All reign free in America?� viewing our terminal facilities. The visitors reached Camden station of the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad at 2 of clock p. M., where they were met by or. C. Fox president of the Baltimore press association and major n. B. Hui purchasing agent and or. Schryver of the company and were taken to the Locust Point terminus in a special train Cash Mortimer Taylor conductor. There they were received by or. L. F. Beeler agent and or. Fred. A. Wheeler superintendent of the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad elevators. Or. I. Middleton of the River and Harbor Relief Board was present with the ice boat Maryland lying alongside elevator a in charge of capt. James Edward of Riggs. Passing into the elevator the operation of unloading cars and of elevating till Grain by machinery was shown. Or. Wheeler explained thata Cargould be unloaded in four minutes or 100,000 bushels could be unloaded into the elevator in an hour. The total capacity of elevator b wa� 1.500,000 bushels and of elevator a 500,000 bushels. Several vessels could be loaded from the two elevators at one time. Passing out of the elevator Tho operation of loading a vessel was seen going on. The site was shown of a new elevator to be completed by the company next summer of a capacity of 1,800,000 bushels. The party were then taken to see the Baltimore dry Dock leased by messes. Malster a Beany and constructed on the fort Mchenry property. The Large three masted Schooner Wetherall was in the Dock having Hor Bottom caulked and repaired. Much admiration was expressed by the visitors at the novel sight and they seemed highly interested in the working of the dry Dock which was explained by the lessees. At the Yard of the firm Lay the celebrated steam yacht being constructed for m. Say the new ferry boat for the Broadway and Locust Point steam ferry company and other objects of interest. The party then went on Board the ice boat Maryland and were taken to pier no. 8 of the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad company where they inspected the arrangements for shipment of a freight Aud passengers. The Transfer steam Barge Convoy with a train of through passenger cars on Board for new York went out of her slip for the Canton pier of Tho Philadelphia a Wilmington and Baltimore Railroad. Numerous inquiries were made As to the Landing of immigrants and the excellent arrangement by which Thoy pass immediately from the steamers into the cars were highly commended. Great piles of freight loading and unloading upon the pie attested at a glance the immense amount of merchandise handled at that Point. The steamships Scotia of the Allan line to Liverpool and Leipzig of the Baltimore and Bremen line lying at the pier were visited by the whole party including ladies and they were courteously shown Over both the vessels. Above pier no. 8 wore the numerous Coal pier of the company. The visitors wore surprised at the vast extent of Tho terminal works at Locust Point although they had been Long familiar with their character by descriptions. The questions they asked were generally very practical and the whole matter seemed to be of personal interest to All of them. They said that Baltimore was regarded by their state a the natural and Best outlet for her products and they therefore regarded the City As closely bound in interest with them and the advancement and Well being of either party must directly effect the Prosperity of the other. What they had seen of Baltimore even exceeded their expectations in showing her to be a City so situated in every respect As to be suitable for the port of the Western Trade to Europe and also As possessing solid basis a Well a extensive facilities for Commerce. Leaving the pier the Maryland ran Down the Harbor As far a the Lazaretti giving an excellent View of fort Mchenry Spring gardens and the Middle Branch of the Patapsco River. The historic events connected with flt it Mchenry were recalled a Well As the immortal song of key linking it ramparts forever with the history of american Freedom. Fort Carroll now relied upon astute main Point of Harbor defense was some six mile off. Returning along the Canton Side the numerous notable industries there were named comprising chemical factories Coal Oil refineries Oyster lacking establishments the Consumers Gas works the Aholt railing Mill a. The terminus and elevators of the Northern Central rail Way company at Canton were pointed out. The party took great Delight in the number of vessels i ainu the Harbor and Many not versed As to Marine matters were curious As to their character and capacity. Mouth of the Basin were shown the shipyards ac., and after a look at Federal Hui and a shot or two at Ben Butler the party landed at the foot of South Street much pleased with the sight during the Day. A number of them visited the office of Martin Gullet a co., Exchange place where an Edison electric lamp for household use was exhibited. Complimentary resolutions. On their return from the Harbor the members of the association met in annual session at the Carrollton hotel and adopted the following Resolution 1. That to tile Cly government the press and Tho citizens of Zanesville and is tee rally to or. Henry we Are indebted for a generous hospitality extended to us during our stay in their historic and enterprising City and we acknowledge our obligations to messes. Schultz a co. For their kindness in extending to us the use of their sup re Good Hall for the sittings of our association a� Well As for the trouble and sex lense they underwent in giving us an Opportunity to Withes the grandeur of their new opera House. The business Energy and manufacturing Indus try of Zanesville should to a source of Pride to every citizen of our Noble Commonwealth and should serve a an Lacer Tive to other towns Aud cities of the state to emulate their example. 2. That for the magnificent entertainment provided for us by the business men and the press of the City or Balti Inorg we feel under lasting obligations Aud the Hearty reception we have received at their hand has awakened in our heart the warmest feelings of regard and which assures us that although divided by geographic a lines to Are one people in All Tive pursuits that Are calculated to build up our common business interests a Well As to unite us More closely together in the Bonds of a lasting Friendship. 3. That the proprietor of the Carrollton hotel assisted by chief clerk Shannon who so generously made provision tor our accommodation an i Comfort while in Baltimore is entitled to the greatest Praise and we not Only tender Birn our thanks but commend Hie Carrollton As a House in every Way worthy the patronage of those whose business or pleasure Calls them to the monumental City. 4. That the management of the Baltimore an t Ohio Railroad one of the grand trunk lines connecting the East and tile West and penetrating the richest and fairest portions of Ohio touching in its passage Many of the Large commercial cities of the so tie. By tut or official brei go col. C. K. Lord the courteous general passenger agent in tendering a special train of elegant coaches tor the the members of our association Aud their Faro Hie to Baltimore and Washington Aud for the very handsome manner in which it entertained the party at a magnificent Host Earle at Cumberland while in route Are entitled to the thanks of every member of the association. 5. Thai to Baltimore and Ohio Railroad in its management affords a striking instance of financial ability and in its Liberal expenditure for the fitting up of its readied the furnishing of its coaches and its careful appointment of none but courteous gentlemen to Metal positions give to the travelling Public the beat guarantee that their Comfort and safety will be carefully watched while under its care As passengers. H. 0. Armstrong l. A. Brunner la. B. Kelly. Committee on resolutions. , banquet and addresses. The reception at the Carrollton hotel at night was All that could have been desired. Major Coleman had thrown open the three Large Parlours on the second floor on the Baltimore Street Side. The rooms were beautifully decorated with bouquets Smilax Pendant a. The guests began to assemble about 8 p. M., and by 8.30 of clock the Parlours were crowded? among those present other than the Ohio visit re whose Nyrnes were published yesterday a were messes. C. Fox president of the Baltimore press club Fred. Raine of the German correspondent e. V. Her Mange news q. Of. Abell Sun George in Porter journal of Commerce George Colton Maryland Republican of the special press committee mayor Latrobe. Comptroller Joshua Vansant City reels or John a. Robb City counsellor James l. Mclain major n. S. Hill of the Baltimore and Olito Railroad Peter Negley United states eur treasurer e. B. Tyler postmaster John l. Thomas collector of the port we. A. Young. R. C. Hay e. Bigelow Phil. Reese g. W. Hul la. F. Turner n. G. Hill f t Smith. P. H. Magi a. R. U. Ransom w. Foster jr., James Knox. John Doyle w. P. Barndollar t. 8. Clark g. A. Gain Roll e. , j. H. Ward j. 8. Day j. Gressott h. O. Wright and Al it will Lar and others of the Corn and flour Exchange Henry c. Smith James Hodges. T. W. Johnson of. Bra Heubaugh w. S. Powell j. Q. Adams Thomas be lord j. B. Dixon l. A Jackson. E Conklin w. Davidson Philip Bartlett. Job. E. Bruff and others from the merchants and manufacturers association the Board of Trade being represented by gentlemen connected with both the Corn and flour Exchange and merchant and manufacturers association Edwin f. Abell John t. Crow Edward Spencer n. E. Foard John v. Hood and h. C. Sultzer of the Sun w. B. Clarke. B. Mao Kali John s. Shriver a. Randolph w. H. Of bitty and f. R. Lud late of the american Edward Raine e. Leyh and g. E. But Westle German correspondent w. Harry Tammen Gazette Michael Roche and James ii. Whitty Herald w. P. Meany news or. Borabaugh underwriter Rev. Or. Cox. Episcopal methodist Ami others of the it association Gen. Edward Shriver Robt. Lawson. Frank Supply a David Bartlett and Many others. While waiting for the formal ceremonies to begin the Ohio visitors and their Baltimore friends made themselves agreeable to each other Aud there were frequent Haud aha lugs Etc. When the hour tor Tho formal reception arrived sir. Fox took the Centre of the room and announced that the Ohio ladle a Aud gentlemen would occupy one parlor while the Baltimore gentlemen took that Opi it Rosiu a stubborn necessity a the 9peakoaa Mast have room in the Centre. When this had been done or. Fox advanced to the Middle of the floor and said a ladle and gentlemen in behalf of the bail to Lenore Prev a association i Greet you most cordially and bid you Welcome to Baltimore and i Only Hope your visit will prove As pleasant to each member of your association As it was Gratifying to us. Applause As we Are bound together by a common interest As by bands of Iron i Hope this visit will Lead to feelings of cordiality and Friendship equally As Strong As the Iron bands. Applause representing As i do the news la Aper men. I will say that of ail editors would write the truth and nothing but the truth and All Walters would speak the truth and nothing but the Tautiu we would indeed be a common brotherhood and have a common feeling. Applause if that time Ever comes when we will know no North no South no East no West no sectional must be brought about by the editors and the newspapers making the people listen to truth and not to politicians. Applause when this visit terminates and you return Home May it be with the determination to do Justice to All and look on each other a United la one common brotherhood As one common country. Applause if on Section does not Prosper the country does not Prosper. Every limb of the tree will be healthy if the body � Strong. Applause. I have now the Honor to introduce to you our mayor. Mayor Latrobe was la produced by i. F. Mack president of the Ohio editorial association Aud was received with applause Aud spoke As follows speech of mayor Latrobe a the agreeable duty is imposed on me to Welcome you to our City. I do not know How i can bettor do this than by saying we Are glad to see you we Are especially glad that you have brought your wives Aud daughters we Hope you will enjoy yourselves while Here and carry Back to your Western Homes pleasant recollections of your visit to Maryland. The great state from which you come is Well known to our citizens. We recognize its Energy wealth and wonderful Prosperity. We have established close business relations with Ohio and Baltimore has largely profited thereby. Thirty five years ago our citizens foreseeing the necessity of connecting the Chesapeake with the Ohio stretched Westward those Iron arms which now clasp hands with yours across the allege anti a. Your state joins with this City in giving a name to Maryland a great Railroad corporation. Repro bating As you do the Western press we regard your visit with Especial favor. Through the columns of your journals will be told All that you find Here worthy of admiration. I Hope and believe that our City will Sutter no damage at your hands. Bay to the people of your state that we want to increase our business and social relations with them and say especially that Ohio men and also Ohio ladles will always find a warm Welcome in Baltimore?� mayor Latrobe was frequently applauded. At the close of his speech or. Mack said that one remark had struck him forcibly. We Are closely Allied enough of not to be Brothers to be Brothers in Law for you love the ladles and so do we. There is no Bond so Strong As Mutual admiration. Applause we Are publishers of Ohio papers and make no pretence to be anything but Ordinary people. Not one of us is going to ask president Hayes or Gen. Garfield for an office though we Are All anxious to get to Washington. Flaughter in fact the sentiment in Ohio in that we have had enough. The kindness you have shown us is such however that we will pledge the support of the Ohio delegation to any Maryland gentleman who is applying for office. Applause and laughter we accept your cordiality and will go Home and Tell our people about it. Years ago some gentlemen from Baltimore and Maryland came to my City and it became my duty and pleasure to entertain them. Already the debt has been cancelled and any More would be compound interest. Applause or. Mac then introduced or. John t. Crow of the. Rui who extended Welcome on the part of the press club. Welcome add Kab by or. Crow. A fellow citizens ladies and gentlemen of Ohio in behalf of the members of the press of Baltimore it is my pleasure to Welcome to our City their cola Borer Iii the Field of journalism beyond the Ohio from that state bordered by the Beautiful River which Baltimore so Early and so Long struggled to reach by the modern Means of a rapid transit. That great purpose As you All know was in Good season finally accomplished. The tolls Rne journey Over intervening mountains by the Tolow Toju wagons of our forefathers is now by their descendants and All the world beside made in a smaller number of hours than it formerly took Days. And to from every Side of the Broad state of Ohio its editors those whose Vole is heard in Tho Laud Are Here with their Loving wives and daughters. How gladly we Welcome them i can scarcely find words to exit read. You have come As it were upon the wings of the wind for it is no longer toilsome journey from the great Central gift to Tho Seaboard to this nearest Atlantic City. And which we design a much tor your Benefit As our own to practically place Ereki us still nearer the sea two Hund roil Miles nearer indeed to Europe by the construction with the Al Ltd of the National government of the projected ship canal across the Chesapeake Aud Delaware it enl no Ula. It is i say no longer a toilsome journey from the Central West to the Seaboard it is bul a pleasure trip by the Flat Ltd Agency of steam Over smooth tracks steel rails they say leveling All the uneven surfaces removing All the obstructions imposed by rugged nature. Long ago. Toe we thus gathered to ourselves the products of your Fertile Fields both for our own consumption and to figure in our immensely growing Esfi Ort tables and now we have secured tor the time at Leash the most potent of alt Ohio elements the exponents of its Public opinion of the general voice the directors of its car of progressive editors of that great and powerful state. Among you there Are we feel sure names that savor of old Maryland for in the Early Days Long before the present generation had the Benefit of the Sage advice of Horace Greeley when Ohio was the far�ud.for settlement go West Young Man was a text largely acted upon in Maryland. Prominent in the history of Ohio Are Many Maryland names. We Are lie Nee of Kin our tastes in degree the same. What May tickle the Maryland palate is Likely also to prove not unacceptable to the gastronomic taste of the a Ohio Man?T oysters our leading productions have a reputation which like the Beauty a four women was Long since extended beyond our Borders. The taste for these products is a natural one. And never leaves the fortunate possess or. Even in the a a a be of the wilderness it clings to him Ami he longingly Calls upon the delicious Bivalve to follow him. This it forthwith Doest in crowded cars As fastest freight. The taste for these Maryland delicacies As i have already indicated never Abandons the possessor it descends a the experience of All will vouch to untold generations. A generation after generation will Rose up and Call the i blessed?T wander we consider the Oyster a in Maryland. The entire area of the state is in round number 14, Square Miles of which about 9, Suo tall is is solid and Tho remainder More than one third fluid. In other words one third the area of Maryland is populated by oysters teds constitutes what the late gov Wise of Virginia with his Happy adjustment of phrases used to Call the a Oyster fund urn and the products of this Large part of our state Are those in which we certainly take most Pride and from which it is Likely we derive most profit. What descendant of Maryland however Remote his lineage who would not be proud to Trace Back ills ancestry to the Distant aboriginal sources of that state s wealth it is indeed a question in these latter Days of darwinism whether or not the Oyster was not Many a original ancestor the germ of the human species and if the Chesapeake Bivalve a is not it disputed excels All of his tribe should not our descendants in Ohio improved As they must have been by their Western Aud dry land development present some of the Best types of the Muman family we cordially in vice you ladles and gentlemen to a More intimate acquaintance with your illustrious Antetypes?� or. Crawls remarks were frequently interrupted by applause. Select music was rendered during the reception and Between the speeches by prof. Adam Itzel Leader Lewis Blu Luenberg violoncello and other members of the fifth regiment band. Among the selections were airs from a a Boccacio a a poet and peasant Quot overture a Petit due a a at $.30 of clock the entire party about 250 in number adjourned to the Large dining room where Fram end to end stretched two Large tables with the smaller bibles arranged around the sides of the room. Here also was perceived an original ideas not an Ohio a Videe a however. At the South end of the room facing the assemblage was a stand resembling a pulpit covered with Orange and Sable the Maryland colors and the stars and stripes. From this stand was to be done Tho speaking. An improvement on Tho old style of standing up to the table. All the tables were filled and a very one set to work on the edibles. The principal thing however visible was the Oyster that truly Maryland production though the other delicacies of the season abounded. The presence of the ladies and All that that implies had the effect of causing the wines which were in abundance to suffer More neglect than is usual on such occasions. When All had been satisfied solidly and Liq idly or. Fox mounted the stand and proposed a Toast to the Ohio editorial association the Only formal one of the evening which was drunk with pleasure. The following telegrams were then read by or. W. H. Whitty a executive mansion Washington p. C? w. H. Whitty it would give me great gratification to attend the reception Given by the merchants of Baltimore to the Ohio editors. The interests of the people of Ohio and of the merchants of Baltimore Are very closely Allied and i am sure the occasion will to very enjoyable and useful. I regret however that i am prevented by a prior engagement from being with you. K. B. Hayes?� and this a regret being unable to meet the plumed knights of Ohio in person. heart is with you though my stomach is not. Give love and say i forgive them. Don Piatt?� prof. C. Gilman of Johns Hopkins University sent the following?o6. La. Abell esq., and others i had made a previous engagement for this evening before i had the Honor to receive your invitation to 150th anniversary of our municipal birth from which yet a a May infer that we Are Well Graditi ated in Busine a. While our growth Hon of in gradual our roots Are deeply set and far reaching and our Outcrop in vigor a an honest by the Core. Oar trading motto might a Tell by a who comes within thee Walls in m to we have not flashed out with Tho suddenness and brilliancy of a meteor on the National Firma nent like some of our More youth Rui Simeur cities of the West but we have advanced with that Gravity and dignity of manner Ami Freedom from self assertion so becoming to seniority when conscious of its inherent strength and Power. While this is admitted noon familiar with our Early history can deny that we Ware Foremost in Many enterprises that now support the whole superstructure of modern Trade. We have been recently reminded by Maryland a latest historian that our people were the first in the country to construct a Turnpike and to build and to run a Railroad and a Steamboat that we were the first to Light a City with illuminating Gas to use the magnetic Telegraph and to erect a Cylinder press. These Are some of the Enterprise started Here. You have seen something of their development today in a City we eur Tom you have enjoyed Wita the Good will of its citizens and the hospitality of ourselves. You a to not need to be presented with the traditional keys in a City where All Are sovereigns citizens and strangers alike. You arc Welcome everywhere. Our doors Are unfastened and the Latch strings Are out to our friends. Gentlemen of the Ohio press one word in conclusion the merchants and manufacturers association of Baltimore reaffirming their greetings to you Send their salutations by you to the merchants Aud manufacturers of the Buckeye state. Or. Mack president of the Ohio pros association introduce or. L. A. upper Sandusky a member of the Ohio for Many terms As Well As editor who � known in the legislature of the Cate As Tho great objector Ana an unflinching Democrat cheers or. Brunner humorously alluded to his legislative experience in the minority and hts tactics As a filibuster in retarding Republican legislation a Well As to the great number of people who Are now wearing hts hats in Ohio won on Garfield All of which provoked great laughter. Or. Brunner said in concluding that he rejoiced to know that he was a son of old Maryland that he was a native of Frederick county born in the City of Frederick where As a boy he saw the first passenger car on the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad drawn by horses and Andrew Jackson in one of the car. Cheers in the struggle for commercial supremacy alluded Toby or. He cd go or. By Aliner said when it does come the Ohio editor will always co operate with Baltimore which As has been Well said is the natural outlet tor it to the sea. Or. George h. Baer of the Cora and flour Exchange of Baltimore was next called upon and made a capital speech. He said that the Giro and flour Exchange of the City was perhaps More closely identified in its interest with Ohio than any other represented. The Community of interest is a Bond of sympathy Between Baltimore and Ohio. Baltimore merchants know and Admire the Worth integrity Enterprise and intelligence of the people of Ohio and Are Happy on this occasion to join with their Brethren if the scissors and Quill in this Welcome. We take Pride in honouring Ohio for the Niwart men of Maryland posed a Large element of the sturdy Pioneer manhood which helped to Lay the foundations of the present great and influential state. Applause collector John l. Thomas was called upon to respond to the Toast to till Preal deat or the it Ted states. He said be was the last one la the world who could have expected to be called upon for such a response of it was for the next president it Woald be a far different matter. Laughter and applause. I or. Thomas a Ald that Ohio can raise More wheat and com and great men to the Square Inch than any other state in the Union and he claimed much of the credit for its productiveness of great men because this but had sent so Many Marylander there to help to make Ohio what she was. Applause one thing he had noticed however in the Industrial statistics of the state. Tho Western Reserve raised More in Ese than any of the states and he therefore concluded that the greatness of the state was All due to cheese. Laughter or. Thomas continued at a Iraq in a humorous vein and read some verses purporting to be an unpublished letter from George Colton from Jerusalem and making Many allusions to local p iltlc3 and politicians assigning holy land jurisdiction to various democrats and reserving the custom House to himself. He said in conclusion that the Ohio editors were Welcome to take away with them everything in Maryland except the Chesapeake Bay and the Customhouse. These Are sacred things. Great a laughter and applause or. We. S. Y tag of the Baltimore Corn and flour Exchange was called and made a Brief speech complimentary to the country press. Or. C. N. Browning of Wilmington Ohio read some vers a descriptive of the Railroad journey from the West to Baltimore and reflections suggested by the trip. Or. George w. Bag by of Virginia was alluded to me pleasure which he had experienced in joining the Ohio ladies in the it it Ive me Ting. He said that it was the la ret time in Baltimore that he had witnessed la in mingling of the sexes. In conclusion he offered a sentiment to the lathes of the press of Ohio. Ii.?. Lilly Darst of Circleville responded. Rho said she bad often heard of the famed Beauty of the ladles of Baltimore and bad hoped to see some d he n. But what or. Bagby had said accounted for their absence on this occasion. She regretted it was the custom of gentlemen of Baltimore to Dine alone but she hoped some Day when the Mea of Maryland came to Ohio they would bring with them their beauties of Baltimore a she so much desired to know her Sisters of the monumental City. Applause the ladies the then withdrew and after some songs and Volunteer toasts the meeting dissolved. The members of the Ohio press association will leave for Washington today arid will by entertained on monday by the members of the press association of that City. The Valley ski Critsil. Adroit of the company at Staunton. Reported for the Baltimore Sun or. William Keyser president of the Valley Railroad and mayor Latrobe have returned from Staunton va., where As stated in the Sun of yesterday or. Keyser was reelected and action taken to continue the Road to Lexington. The Gross earnings of the Road for i Ara were $49,560 65. An increase of $4.551 15 Over 1879 expenses $39,131 84, an increase of $4,823 �5 Over the previous year net earnings $10,428 81. A decree of $232 70. The company have concluded to abandon the construction of the Road through to Salem for the present and to direct efforts to finishing at Are Early Day the Road to Lexington the line of which runs 34 Miles South of Staunton. The roadbed from Staunton to Lexington is nearly ready for the superstructure an t Wilt require not exceeding 12 months to Complete in at Lexington the company propose to make a connection with the Richmond and Alleghany Road a new Road rapidly approach bag completion extending from Clifton forge la Richmond. By the completion of this Road and the connections proposed the extensive Ore deposits now a w ,. Being developed in the James River Valley will meet the delegates of the Ohio press or should us drought into direct connection with the otherwise have taken great pleasure in joining Iron producing centres of Pittsburg with you in their entertainment with thank Quot the Ling Harrisburg pc. The Ann Al report fur your Courtesy i am very truly yours a cd. C. Gilman?� or. Fox then introduced or. James Hodges whose remarks were favourably received and applauded. He spoke As follows address of James Hodges. The merchants and manufacturers association whose mouthpiece i am on this occasion take much pleasure in adding their sincere Welcome to the salutations which have been extended to guests of the Ohio press association this evening and the ladles who accompany them a Welcome to Baltimore and a Welcome to this festive Board. But the expressions of hospitality which have already been addressed to them Are so full and Earnest la their moaning that there is Little left for me to say to give increased cordiality to the greeting. Besides the a yes our people have already spoken and the eyes of our guests have Given Back their responses and tile Boud of Mutual sympathy and appreciation is thus already drawn up and signed and needs no verbal endorsement. Geu Hemen of the Ohio press association you come from a state especially distinguished in the Brilliant Cluster that forms the american Union. Ohio proud Ohio favored of her sister states is the Happy Mother of presidents and statesmen. How proud her editors must be to represent so Bright a Star in our Federal Constellation. The chief Justice the general of the army the Secretary of the Treasury the most renowned financial celebrity of the Day in this land Are All her gifted sons. I need not remind you alter this that you Hall from a state of splendid educational system Strong in the general intelligence of her people and of great earnestness of purpose in time of peace and in time of War. The name of your state is a household word in Baltimore. It is advertised and placarded everywhere around us. It is familiar to the Tongue of every citizen. It was another name for commercial Hope to our merchants and business men fifty years ago when our great Western Railroad was projected in search of the Rich and growing Trade of Ohio and the West. That great Railroad the proudest offspring of our Enterprise and the right Arm of our City bears its name and the Iron ligature which it has established Between the City of Baltimore and the rib the of Ohio makes the two As inseparable As the siamese twins. Let us Hope that the two Peoples will soon become As closely bound together by ties of Friendship and by ties of Trade As the siamese Brothers were United by ties of blood and that one of the first fruits of this Intercourse of souls today will be those results. A glance at the Railroad map of the country will soon convince Yon that Baltimore is your natural port of Export and import. It � your natural outlet to the sea As it is your natural Market on the sea bord. These facts let us Hope have been most convincingly illustrated to you by your inspection of our Harbor to Day. Of course you have seen but few of the facilities we possess for a vast foreign and Domestic Trade but let me assure you that Thev exist Here on a scale commensurate with our greatly favored geographical position. Upon this Point you need not entertain the slightest doubt. As a commercial people we Are conscious of our Power and would impress you with a just appreciation of it. We Nave Faith in our destiny. Our course is Onward to a higher attainment of commercial prominence and influence and to tar greater achievements in the Way of municipal wealth and architectural grandeur. Our Only serious rival in the future for commercial supremacy on the Atlantic Seaboard is the City of new York. This is so Plain that he who runs May read. In our contest with that formidable competitor with which we Are closing for a desperate commercial struggle i ask our guests of we May not reasonably expect Tbs Ald of the editorial pen of Ohio in our efforts to secure the Trade of that state As an important auxiliary to our Success i feel sure that a can but by aiding us you would be promoting on economic grounds the agricultural and commercial interests of your 8tate. We ars an old City full of historic and com Mere Lal interests. We Hare just complot �0 of the president of the Valley Railroad g m a any is quite lengthy and states that by the connections proposed the advantage which the Valley Road will secure is a transit line from Lynchburg or Buchanan to the Iron centres named much Shorter in distance than by any existing route. The report concludes a in View of the suggestions be fur made of the very Gross uncertainty As to the company s ultimate ability to Complete the Road to Salem of the absolute certainty that great delay must interfere even if its construction should finally be accomplished the Board has duly considered the Only alternative left in which is to limit its efforts for the present to securing the completion of the Road to Lexington and it of making the connections referred to with the Richmond and Aue Ghanuy Road at that Pohnl with proper Guarani a that the company a efforts will Btu thus limited for the present with mortgage Security upon the franchise and property of the company and with reliable indemnity against coercive legislation on theone hand and hostile legislation on the other in the future the Board is satisfied that the amount of Money which will be required to Complete the Road to Lexington can be promptly secured. At the same time the B�Ard cannot fall to recognize and appreciate the difficulties which surround the subject. In the firer place the stockholders must consent to place a mortgage upon the franchise and property of the company in order to secure the loan necessary to accomplish the purpose aforesaid namely the completion of Ute Road to Lexington. In the second place or must by common consent of the parties in interest be agreed that the Southern terminus of the Valley Railroad shall continue to be at Lexington until the company itself controlled by a majority of its own interests shall conclude that it will be Safe and judicious for it to extend Ila line southward from that Point of which said company alone shall judge free from and protected against coercive legislation on the one hand and unfriendly legislation on the other. In the third place that the county of Rockbridge the town of Lexington and the City of Staunton shall make Good their Bomi subscriptions for the purpose of aiding in effecting the proposed object. The Board feel bound in Candor to say that except substantially upon the terms and conditions set Forth in this report they can at present see no Way open to an Advance movement even to Lexington and that for Extension South of that Point the parties la interest must in Good Faith agree to Awalt the eventualities of the future with the Hope when it shall hereafter seem to de desirable that the company with increasing Prosperity and business will find itself Able to take the Onward step toward the Southwest. The Small pox in the Winter of 1871-72, whet the ravaged of smallpox continued for months and carried hundreds to the grave has Philadelphia been so seriously infected with that dreadful i Leaea As it is at the present time. From january i to saturday last a period of Only fifteen Days 95 deaths were reported at the health office. Daring the past seven weeks $4 deaths from smallpox in Philadelphia have been officially recorded. Last week alone nearly 200 new cases were reported and during the past two Day Over 80 new cases have been discovered by physicians Aud the health authorities. At the present time there Are 120 Small pox patients in the municipal Hospital. Robbery or minister hilliard?the Hon. Henry w. Hilliard United states minister to Brazil was recently robbed in Rio de Janeiro of Over $500 in Money his watch and Chain clothing. Jewelry Etc. The thieves entered hts rooms in the night and administered chloroform to or. He from the effects of Onieh he had hardly recovered when the last american Steamer left Rio. A voice from maschcsetim?the pub usher of the Pittsfield run at Pittsfield mass says a i consider the Baltimore daily hum the Best paper in America. It is the Only paper i thoroughly Read?� this i a Gratifying tribute from the Cid Bay 8 to to

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