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Blackfoot News (Newspaper) - October 17, 1896, Blackfoot, IdahoVol. 10blackfoot, Bingham county Idaho saturday october 17, 1896. No. 21 items of local interest the Advance in the Price of the visible Supply in the United states of wheat Oats Corn and Rye from sept. 13 to oct. 13, covers $176,000,000. Farmers think of that Blackfoot will be the Banner voting precinct of the county at the november election. Her registration books already show the largest number of voters the Many fusions in the counties of the state for offices Only and the attempted explanations for them Are As Rich in themselves and amusing to the news As the following parody he killed the Noble Mudja kiwis with the skin he made him mittens made them with the fur Side inside. Made them with the skin Side outside he to get the warm Side inside put the inside skin Side outside he to get the cold Side outside. Put the warm Side fur Side inside that a Why he put the fur Side inside Why he put the skin Side outside. Why to turned them inside outside. An old Virginia Darkey was paid Oil for a weeks work a Short time ago and wishing to test a half Dollar Given him placed it Between his Teeth and bit it to see if was Lead or Silver. While making the test he swallowed it and believing it would kill him rushed to a doctor and asked him to Cut it out. The doctor looked him in the face a moment and asked a Are you registered a a no a said the Darkey. A then go and Register Quick and when the time comes vote for a what for do Dat a asked the Darkey. A because a said the doctor a it wont Hurt you As Long As it is a half Dollar but if Bryan is elected it will grow to be a Dollar and will kill a me f and Mac. Or. Mcallister Republican nominee for Coroner for Bannock county has a Campaign card with Wood cuts of himself and Mckinley thereon and the interpretation of it is november the 3d Mckinley will be politically dead and the or. As Coroner will hold the inquest. A but a a me and me Are running mates until november and done to you forget Blackfoot will cast 275 or 300 votes in november. That Means the Banner precinct. J. C. Millick is paying 70 cents spot Cash for wheat at the Blackfoot Mill to Day Friday the Board of county commissioners adjourned wednesday. Full proceeding in the news next week. George Holbrook has been appointed Deputy sheriff in the place of e. P. Sweet removed. Land office business was better this week than any week of the month or of september. A heavy shipment of freight has been made to Custer county mines this week. The race for Constable in the Blackfoot precinct will be Between Wicks and weeks. Or. Behle has opened an office next to buntings Bank where he May be found at office hours. Governor Mcconnell will speak this Friday evening at the court House. Hear him. When or. Steunenberg suggested in his Blackfoot speech that the people vote for capt. Gunn for Congress the silence was painful. Senator Dubois will speak at Idaho Falls on the evening of the 23d, at Basalt the afternoon of the 24th, and at Blackfoot the evening of the 24th. George Wall b. A Holbrook r. H. Hopkins and j. G. Hinkle Are the Blackfoot precinct candidates for Justice of the peace a Lone robber held up the Union Pacific train eight Miles East of Ogden on the morning of the 14th, robbed the mail car and made his escape. The loss cannot be told. The Farmers whose wheat advances 100 per cent Over the opening prices of will feel better after election than the Defeated candidates. If or. Gunn should be Defeated for Congress it will be chargeable to his own party men who want to go the Senate and it is now generally conceded that no populist will go the Senate. A private letter from a Well posted gentleman in Fremont writes the news that great enthusiasm is being manifested for senator Dubois. The political conditions in the counties of the state Are such that he will be the truest Patriot who votes for the Best men it matters not How they Are mixed in fusion. On account of some misunderstanding it is reported that no appointment was made for or. Steunenberg and Papain Gunn at Idaho Falls. What a the matter d. Lawford the largest dry goods retail merchant in st. Louis mo., has been arrested for discharging 12 salesmen for saying they would vote for Bryan and free Silver. The Law of the state makes such offences a felony. M. C. Senter cashier first National Bank Pocatello who has been visiting at his old Home in Michigan has been advised by physicians to Winter in Georgia. He will Start South in a few Days. Every Reader of the news should give a careful perusal of our Washington letter in another column. It is Fop c was the first Ker in from a gentleman in a position to know what he is writing about and who understands the situation As it is understood at the nations capital. Bingham county must Roll up a big majority for or. Storer candidate for state treasurer. She will give or. Stutenberg a big vote and the news wishes to see or. Storer get a a Bunting vote in the county. Or. Of Callaghan who was sent to the Penitentiary for life from this county in 1885, has filed an application for Pardon and it is generally believed the Board will Grant the Pardon. If it be granted the doctor will go direct to Ireland where he has some Money interests. Prof. P. Priest Phreno Logist has been in the Grove City several Days of the week. During his stay in the City he delivered two interesting lectures to Well pleased audiences at the opera House. He also made several satisfactory Public examinations of Heads As Well As a Large number in private. Hon. J. W. Eden of Pocatello is canvassing with or. Borah nobody will question or. Edens democracy it is above question. He recognizes the authority of the National committee in state matters touching National affairs and knows that or. Walsh did not transcend his authority when he published his letter to Idaho democrats. An accommodating Justice. A Justice of the peace of Bingham county had occasion a Short time ago to pass judgment on an offender and fined him ten dollars. The offender not having the ready Cash the Justice accepted his note for 40 Days and sent him on his Way rejoicing. Hundreds of criminals would take whole car loads of fines on those conditions and think they had struck bargains. That Justice must be a candidate for re election. Vote for the Best Man. There can be no doubt but every Democrat in the state of Idaho who has studied the history of his party and who is familiar with the Workings of National and state committees knows that the one ranks the other and in All matters relating to National politics it is the duty of the state committee to look to the National committee for suggestions guidance and directions. No one will gainsay the truth of this statement. It has been so from the Days of the illustrious Jefferson to the present time it is so in the Republican party it was so in All the old parties of the past. The highest Type of party fealty is found in him who is in closest touch with the National committee. It is not surprising then that so Many of the rank and file of the democratic party accept Secretary Walsh a letter As proper directions for their guidance in this Campaign. They feel that they Are honorable released from the unholy Alliance in the matter of that notorious a legislative the democratic party of this state has something to look for beyond this Campaign. The history of democracy with its defeats and with its Brilliant victories Points to a life for the party beyond the coming election. It is not dependent on fusions for its existence or its Success. On the other hand the populist party has always done so. Its history says so. If it were not True Why do they bargain and fuse with republicans in the South and democrats in the North fusion Means the practical politics of office getting and spoils and nothing More and nothing less. The fusion tickets in the state have some Good men on them men who will make honest and worthy officials and its the patriotic duty of every voter to select from these and vote for the Best men As his Best judgment tells him they Are the Best. Parties differing like democrats populists and republicans cannot mix their principles in a fusion scheme fusion Only looks to offices and that voter serves his state Best who votes to fill those offices with the Best and Only the Best fitted men. Steunenberg Gunn meeting. The audience which greeted Hon. Frank Steunenberg and capt. Gunn at the court room thursday evening was not As Large As was expected or As lat be it would have been had it been known positively that they would reach Blackfoot in time for their meeting. These gentlemen were detained at Pocatello during the Day and the train bringing them in did not reach Blackfoot until after 7 00 p. M. However the commodious court room was comfortably filled and the speakers were Given a most respectful hearing. Or. W. E. Barnhart presided and called the meeting to order. Capt. Gunn the Peoples democratic nominee for Congress was the first speaker introduced and took up two hours of the evening. The capt. Went Over the Field of political history touching Here and there on the Sandy knolls and marshy places in the Quarter sections of the old parties and told How the democratic Quarter Section would soon be reclaimed by following populists methods and by using populist fertilizers for cultivation. The Captain was very free and generous in his praises of the democratic party and claimed that it was coming rapidly to the measures he advocated in his canvasses in Idaho four and two years ago. The Chicago platform had adopted four or five of his planks of other Days. Altogether the Captain tried to make it pleasant and agreeable for his hearers and was very free from personal allusions or references. Or. Steunenberg was next introduced and was greeted with a Hearty round of applause. His speech owing to the lateness of the hour was very Brief and More in the nature of an explanation than a discussion of any Issue of the Campaign. Our Blackfoot people regretted the detention of the speakers at Pocatello they wanted to become better acquainted with their next governor at whose nomination they were so Well pleased and in whose successful administration of state affairs they have in Advance so much Confidence. These gentlemen went North from Blackfoot to Basalt and Idaho Falls. Big jump in wheat. Extraordinary demand a Boon to California Farmers. San Francisco oct. 13.�?this was a very Lively Day on the floor of the local produce Exchange. Wheat is advancing on heavy orders from shippers. Three ships have been Laden with wheat for Calcutta so far this month and continued Large purchases for shipment in november and december to Australia was also made today. December wheat advanced today 41 cents and May wheat 54, december closing Strong at 1.304 and May at 1.334. If Grain continues to Advance the California Farmers will enjoy a season of unexampled Prosperity. From Secretary Walshus tetter. Voicing the sentiments of the democratic National committee they wish it distinctly understood that they repudiate the so called agreement entered into by the democrats and populists in their recent state convention so far As the democrats Are concerned in relation to the election of a United states senator in place of senator Dubois. And further that the democrats of Idaho Are released by the National committee from the compliance with the terms of said agreement. The National democratic committee desires his return and desires a most generous recognition on the part of the local democrats of Silver republicans of Idaho who Are the associates of senator Dubois. C. A. Walsh member and Secretary democratic National committee. Temperance services. The services at the m. E. Church tuesday evening under the auspices of the w. C. T. U., were liberally attended and All who were present Felt amply repaid for the hour out from Home. Stealing turkeys. Mrs. Moore a woman living near Nashville Tennessee reported to be Worth $50,000, and the owner of a farm of 600 acres has been convicted of stealing six turkeys from a neighbor and sentenced to the Penitentiary for one year. She must have been preparing for thanksgiving Day and now thanksgiving Day. To her will never come. Personal mention. Attorney Dietrich and wife Are visiting in Salt Lake City. Or. Mitchell Silver Republican candidate for Coroner came Down from the Falls tuesday. Or. John Rowles and son Edward have been quite sick this week. Major Cavanah and Frank Gooding Asylum directors were in Blackfoot thursday. Candidates Fred Turner e. P. Colt Man and Joe Mulliner were Down from the North wednesday and thursday. Geo. W. Powell of lost River spent thursday in the Grove City. Special land agent Sadler went to Tilden wednesday. Hon. Frank Steunenberg and capt. Gunn went North on the Early train. Mrs. Ben Holbrook is quite sick with some symptoms of typhoid fever. A sister of or. Hull of Colorado is visiting his family in Blackfoot. Geo. E. Hafer and Dan Raymond will represent the Blackfoot Lodge at the grand Lodge of Odd Fellows at Boise next week. Or. Gorham travelling commercial agent of the Rock Island Road spent the Day with his Friend or. Moore at the Asylum thursday. The Rexburg Gazette is becoming one of the most interesting papers in the state. Its style and make up. Peculiarly its own and known Only in its office make it so. We copy from it this compliment to or. Durrans As it appeared in its last Issue Rexburg is to be congrats used by the selection of or. A i. Durr none of our esteemed townsman As a nominee for Secretary of state. But or. Durrans congratulation would be More Harty if he had not received the nomination on a ticket that is generally regarded through the state As a joke. It cannot be reasonably supposed that any candidate on the a Silver Republican ticket can be elected As they Are Mere tools together with nominees or similar county tickets to be traded bartered and exchanged by Fred Dubois in the interests of legislative nominees who Are Friendly to himself. Until october 20th, Only Erro entire y Clear out our line of tan shoes and Oxford ties men a women a and misses a All Are on Sale at less than factory Cost and in order to make room for our fall line of clothing we will give a discount of 20 per cent., for Cash on any suit or pants in the House. Produce at Cash prices will he taken on the above. C. Bunting amp co. School a supplies composition books tablets As cheap As the cheapest. Honor to the press. The press of Idaho is running in this Campaign on a High Plain of journalism. The Boise Sentinel is the Only paper so far that has indulged in ill bred dirty flings and its party leaders quickly and promptly denounced it. That ended that Way of doing. The endorsements Giyen this course of the press Are innumerable and the readers every where and of every paper Are proud of it. The news stated weeks ago that the nomination of the Steunenberg tickets would bring about this end and that would be one of the greatest victories Ever won in the state. There is a Good Deal in or. Bryan to command the admiration of those who oppose his candidacy and to justify the enthusiastic support of those who accept his financial scheme for the alleviation of Industrial conditions. He is evidently very sincere and that too is not so common a Quality that one can afford to undervalue it in him. He is full of Fine courage and that men respect even in their enemies. He is plucky carrying on almost single handed a National Campaign against Screm Nacous Odds and the world likes a Man with even his fearlessness of the facts of history and experience of logic and reason excites ones surprised admiration Doo while his wonderful endurance his Complete Faith in himself and his cause Are not despicable simply because we believe his Faith and Confidence Are utterly . Paul Globe. Commerce has very Little respect for politics. Wheat goes up or Down As if no Campaign was in sight. Cloaks cloaks. Or. Weist representing Griswold Palmer amp co., Chicago will show their immense line of cloaks on monday oct. 19, one Day Only. Variety larger than Ever and prices reduced. Do not forget the Date. D. H. Biethan. Notice. Assessment no 17, Blackfoot irrigation company will be delinquent monday october 19th, and if not paid by thursday october 22d, will be advertised for Sale. John Montgomery. Sec a and treas. For Sale or rent. A five room cottage residence and ten lots in the Southern part of town. Good water right. Will be sold at a bargain. Term easy part Cash and part on time. Apply at the news office. Slates and Slata pencils everything for the school room. Lead pencils and erasers Ink and penholder blackboard erasers a crayons in All colors and White in boxes 8 old by Ben h. Pernish. Bargains having decided to Cut Down my shoe Stock i offer the following ,�?�$�?��?�$�$$�?�4 444444 44444 5 a 4 4 t i genuine bargains. 4 4 4 a 4 4 50 pairs menus Kangaroo and Cordovan shoes in lace a and Congress. Old Price,.$5.50 go at $4.00 j t at an Overstock of size 10, menus Light shoes from. I .$2.25 to $5.50 go at one third off f 50 pairs celebrated Strootmann a ladies Fine shoes lace Congress and Broad toe Button old Price the state University at Moscow opened with an enrolment of 181 students 30 morn than were at the opening in �?T95 4 4 4 4 i $3.50 to 4.50, per pair go at.$2.25 to $2.75 4� 4 this is less than Host and Ivill last but a Short time. 4 come Quick and get your size i have the Best line of 4 f 4 4 4 4 f 4 4 4 4 4 .3. .$.5.$. .$�$�?��?�5�?�3�T�5i�?�44�?�4�?�4�?�4�?�4�?�4�T�444�?�444�T�4�?� a few ready made children a dresses schoo Ever Broucht to town. Att vow come and see my line of Winter goods consisting of dress goods and trimming underwear for men women and children blankets quilts menus and boys clothing an which i am Selling for the lowest they have Ever been sold at. Blackfoot Idaho

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