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Burlington Hawk Eye (Newspaper) - November 18, 1890, Burlington, Iowa ESTABLISHED: JUNE, 18o9.) BURLINGTON HAWK-EYE. IHE POLITICAL HORIZON. quarter* and attending to other business. I be committee <*•.......-____= McKinley Proposed for the Ohio Gov* arnorship and then President begin its to consider Hirer Nominate* Cleveland lur istle ^ . ner*l palmer’s Chaucer lur the l t    .illinois    ami    General appropriation tea days over the congress. The re- ^enate- political Matter. UA •.KINGTON, NOV. IT. —It now looks if Major McKinley has a cinch on the x\ ,[,jiean presidential nomination for rS? Ohio republicans say there is no hiindation whatever for the report that I is to be sent to St. Petersburg to Snead Minister Charles Emory Smith. Representative Hoothman says McKinley ijg Ohio’s candidate for governor, .hat, barring windfalls, lie will be ted “Should Major McKinley be I acted'governor of Ohio next year.” says rn Boothuiau, “I do not see how we can 7/out of placing his name before the Amating convention in 189”. You t ow he could have been nominated in io.s had he not flatly refused to suffer Hs name to be used. McKiuley is much gouger than his party in Ohio, and mad* 4 campaign which gives him strength, state, but throughout the not only in toe This is true, notwithstanding •he fact that the adoption of the McKinley tariff bill defeated the republican • Aet in Ohio. The measure was misrepresented and had a very telling effect non the republican candidates. I underhand that the president does not intend to be a candidate for renomination, iad McKinley appears to he the most available man for the nomination unless, on appropriations will sessions on Wednesday . l“e treasury estimates and to start work on tile bills, thus gaining regular session of Publicans who have returned to the capital come ba. k with spirits much hastened and few are willing to express any idea of what ought to be the work of the coming session. The republica., leaders are not here yet and until such men as tho speaker, McKinley, Cannon and others arrive, the probable course to lie pursued is pure guess work. ISLINGTON, 7otVA~ TUESDAY MOHNING, NOVEMBER New and Startling Phase of the Indian Hallucination. F,™“ ,|ttt„rt fur Any Oallireitk. IOWA POSTMASTERS. the Week Changes Made jtl jowa fur Fulling November Ii [Special to the Haw k-Eye.] Washington, Nov. 15.—The following postoffice changes were made in Iowa during the week ending November 15: Established —Totosia, Plymouth county. James Crouch, postmaster. Postmasters Appointed-- Holan, Worth ®°ku“,y’ Peter (}. Klinefelter; Corley Shelby county. W. p Holmes; Cory Keokuk county, Michael Gibbons’; Springfield, Keokuk county, Isaac Water-house. n’.-A n ! !fKAftEN( V- N- D - Nov. diau uiessiAiav nUrllil’KPliaSeof the ln' a>an messiah hallucination has developed IndiAnsaf?t,y aPd threatens to work the n • ,lt0such a frenzy that it will THS WORLD’S FAIR. Director General in outhhrenPTe8e?Ceof lro°bs 10 prevent presence n squaw of commanding Canada ’ |W recently came across from Abada claims to be the mother of the The alkt‘,d'of stud expected messiah, vhe u tuaW S,naill° *is Wu-lutowaiu, and of \v I ? W. ' Tikpoga and a member or VValokpTs band of Sioux, she was aken into custody and brought before whof1^ Laughlin. “Who are you and bat is your name?” were the first questions asker) her. Drawing herself up full stature of nearly six feet, he to she 'course, Mr. Blaine corm s to the front.” is Pre Springer Nominates Cleveland. \Y\-mington, Nov. IT.—Congressman Won M* Springer, of Illinois, is a strong ’ .porter of Grover Cleveland for presift in IS??. At the Thurman banquet j.Columbus Springer iii one of the most • riiiiant impromptu speeches of the *nvu-t responded to the toast of “The and nominated Cleveland for tin*  joy in 1892. After a high Tribute to Mr. Cleveland Mr. Spring* r said: ‘Ander bis leadership, with the aid of •ke American press, we may confidently expect that in November, 1892, at lea d . thirty-five states of this nation will cast • heir electoral votes for the nominees uf the democratic party Congressman Springer is in tin- city and said to a reporter thai Mr. Cleveland will be the nominee of the democracy in 1J92 and that there will be harmony within the party rank- in New York state. Mr. Springer believes that G v. Palmer will succeed Senator Farwell and predicts that the reapportionment bill which will be adopted this winter will aatincrease the present membership of the house, as the ratio of representation will be in proportion to the growth of pop.'adon. Mr. Springer says, further, i,ov. Palmer i- not looking forward to tither the presidency or the vice-president y. Hp's for Cleveland. He wants to serve a term in the senate and that is Ihtvi* M»kt* w Comprehensive Statement. i ut* Aco, Nov. IT.—'The congressional committee to investigate the world's fair management met again this morning. Director General Davis was In attendance, gave a fui! aud comprehensive statement wlilt reference to the site question and contemplated bureaus for the various departments of the fair. He considered any proposition to establish foreign bureaus at the expense of the government to be against the spirit of the law. In his opinion there should be one recognized head of the fair, to the exclusion of the standing committees. President leaker, (<f the ( hie# go board of trade and a member of th.* local board of directors of the fair. talk* d at some length. Ile favored j placing the fair in Jackson Park and I agreed with Director General Davis that ; multiplication of executive heads to I the t tir was injurious. Baker wound up j -G ’ng he bein vt<i (he national commis-! sion had hit Herod rather than helped th** ! work. At a meeting of ! tee of tin* patio Pro- dent Palmer presented 1 Dons adopted Saturday bv state board of agri alture against the propose ion of the to place a number of b Front and calling on told her name: then bending slightly forward, with her hand ,    .. ,    -----pointing upward, ne said in a low tone. but with intense earnestness, “I am the mother of Christ, who is now upon the earth making preparations for rebuilding it. The earth is to belong solely to his chosen people, and this continent is to be tended much further part of the 1 tie executive commit-* commission to-day the ro,sol tithe Illinoi-protesting local board Lake com- iildingson th*-the national un*-: prey. on in nt It. its .supervisory capacity to CRASHED THROUGH A BRIDGE. •Wha: of your speakership canvass?” “I aal ic the fight to win, if po-sible, I hive fourteen votes from my own state to begin with and I can count on the northwest. There will be one hundred lambers from the state- west of the ifc;o and never yet has a speaker been enied from a state west of the Wabash and the NI —issippi. A- these -rates are '..1 be held in the democratic column it * .id be good politics to listen ta* their whhes.” Morrilton on Illinois Politics Washington, Nov. IT.—“Figuring tad dickering on both sides,” says Col. WL lam R. Morrison, interstate commerce commissioner, who is in the city, xiii be in order from this time until the I! riois legislature meets in January, oi. and somebody’s calculations may recite an upset. tine thing is certain, :ha:save fur hi- Tariff record General ['timer will cot prove entirely acceptee to the three legislators outside the breastworks who are holding the balance 'power in the pending senatorial cou->?:. Undoubtedly an attempt will be lade to trade the speakership for a cited Slate- senatorship, as was •bae ic the case of Haines, and 'bere may be a similar outcome to sich a transaction as that which resulted a sending senator Farwell to Wa-hing-Ws. It is incumbent upon him to obtain a.; three votes of the legislators w ho do not train with his party, whereas the best two out of three will do for General Balun Ail the democratic members of the • ■••Bois legislature ar** pledged to Gen-u’i Palmer, having been committed to mise in the nominating convention. ’ There is an anomalous condition of Bi:r- in politics when three men are so ' .a*ed that they can control a couple of hundred, and yet -ueh is the exact situa-'''ti in Illinois to-day. \\ hat the outcome * * be is a matter of the veriest conjec-■fe: but one thing is certain, there are •‘#iy time- ahead at Springfield. Such ■contingency may ari-e as that which “recked my prospects at the time when 116legislature wa- tied between the two ‘\'4‘ parties—102 men being on each ‘F D*-ath came to the assistance of u republican party by removing a ^socratic legislator and a member of ^ opposite political faith was chosen as *'s successor.” A Kan*a»Clty Freight Tmh* Drop** Thirty Feet Int.* tile Kaw Diver. K a n - a s Cit y , Nov. IT.—This morning I a freight train on the Kansas City. Wyan-j done and Northwestern road went I through the span of a bridge crossing the Kaw river in this city. The entire ! train went through into the river thirty-i one feet below and buried out of -ight in I fifteen feet of water. I Ellis Mo r** colorful who wa- stealing ; a ride, we toiled. Fireman Allen is missing, and is -opposed to tie under the j wreck, and Thomas F. Milligan, the head • brakeman, wa- fatally injured. A num-I ber of other trainmen w.-re injured and j fifty-eight hog- drowned. Five employes of Armour - were -eon i to get aboard the ill-fated train, and as 1 they have neither put in ar. appearance at their working {lace- nor returned hon **, it is f> ared they are lost. Three j tramps who were on the train are also mis- rig. All the missing are supposed to J have been killed and their bodies prob&h- J Iv cot.fined in the wreckage. A Rear I u*l Crash iii Teias. Hot -ton, Tex., Nov. IT.—A pay t ar of th*- Internal: trial and Gr* at Northern, while running a: a high speed, dashed rid of a pa-senger train Some twenty or more injujed but no one was Mrs. Mundy, an actress, which are expected to into the tear near Kyle to-da passengers wer killed outright, received injure prove fatal. I bree Killed in ail Kl pl nr inn. Reaping, Pa., Nov. IT.—A boiler at Trexlers stove factory at Mertztown, exploded ’hi- morning completely wrecking the budding and killing Henry Epl**r, Sa-saman Hilbert and Charles Oswald. Seven men were injured, one of whom will die The bodies of the killed were horribly mangled. Drowned While Skating. Pun.I.lr-, NVI-., Nov. IT.—Charles <>--terman. v*ay Ba'toe and EJ ward Brown, boys under sixteen, were drowned yesterday while skating on Elk lake. CAPTURED BY GOULD. ii \\ i yard Sail) to Have Secured : trolling I utercst in Atchison. Kan-a- Cit v, Mo., Nov. I*.— bari.» d here that Jay Gould ha a controlling interest Topeka and Santa week it was Gould boy of the Atchison Con — It is secured in the Atchison, Fe railroad. East announced that one of the was admitted to the directory It. is known that last is to ne ex-west, taking in a great sunset water. The eastern part of the continent will be abandoned, hut in the western part great herds o' buffalo will wander a.- in the days of long ago, and simultaneously with the disappearance of the whites from the earth will come the resurrection of all the Indian- who now sleep, and furthermore they will wander over the earth with no one to question their rights to kill the buffalo, no one to say: Do this or I will put you in guardhouse.’" With a gesture to attract the particular attention of Major McLaughlin, she drew an imaginary line upon the Moor and stepped over it, saying:    “In those days there will he no reservation, no messenger from the Great Father to -ay to the Indians ‘come back here—stay on your reservation.'" Stepping back over the imaginary line on the floor,with a shamed expression to illustrate her people’s dislike for the regulations that forbid them from wandering in accordance with their namadic disposition, -he continued to expatiate upon the rosy-tinted dawning of the Indians' millennium. Questions calculated to locate the whereabouts of the messiah, whose mother she claims to be, were warily answered. and she refused to tell anything about the orgies of the ghost dance beyond the fact that she had been proclaimed by the members of the order to be tin* Virgin Mary. Pending an interview with the woman's husband and consideration of the court a- to the best means to be adopted in her ca-e she wa-committed to the guard house. A TU KEATEN ED MA--A* HE. MANU.w, N. 1)., Nov. IT.—Enough armed Indians are now traveling about this section to run off all the cattle and kill half the settlers of this p*rt of ti)** country. Citizens are coming in from the south aud begging the officials to stir up the authorities at Washington to take some action. A friendly Indian brings warning from the Sioux reservation. Ile says the Indians propose to attack Fort Abraham Lincoln knowing that there are but fifty soldiers there Then it is there propose to capture Mandan and massacre the citizens aud burn the town The greatest alarm prevails among the people here. It is reported tHat the Indian police at Standing Rock have torn off their badges and revolted. Hi;}.CAREK KOH THE OI'THUE A K Washington, Nov. IT.—A telegram from General Miles received this morning by Major General Schofield says there seem- to be no danger of trouble with the Sioux Indians at Rosebud and other agencies. Troops in adequate number- have been stationed at the points of threatened trouble and every precaution has been taken to promptly suppress outbreaks should they occur. C INMAN- EXCITED AT PINE HIDDE. Huron, S. I)., Nov. IT.—General Ruger, commander of the department of Dakota arrive from a visit to the various posts. Ile reports having found most of the Indians quiet and no occasion tor alarm- There exists an undue excitement among the Sioux at Pine Ridge. “The late dances,” said General Ruger, “increased the excitement. ’I here seems to be more uneasiness in Pine Ridge than any other of the agencies. Should the Indians continue to carry on the j dance- and the Messiah craze, it may be I necessary for the military to civ** attention to Pine Ridge, though I hop** this will not be necessary.” SETTEEK- TERRORIZED. I Mandan, N. I)., Nov. IT.—Sel lers from every direction are coming in re-; porting insults received from depreda-j tory bands cf Indians armed to the teeth. I Th*-citizens of Mandan hav** practically no arms and are helpless. During the day the entire community wa- terrorized. basis for neglecting their crops, indulging in demoralizing dances aud even in disorder. Porcupine replied that nearly ail the Indians who had gone to hear this new Christ with him had gone hoping to ar nim preach some incendiary doctrine*. They were    disappointed at hearing that the    new creed re quired them to simply work ana behave themselves    and concluded on their return home not to relate strictly what had been told them, but to preach doctrines more agreeable to the Indians, lhese men, said Porcupine to Lieutenant Robertson, are all liars, and they are responsible for any trouble that occurs— not tile new Messiah. Porcupine cited one case in point of a Sioux warrior whom he heard of but did not know. Ibis man preached that the new Christ told them belief in his new religion gave the Indians a charmed life against the whites. From this arose insolence and trouble. Lieutenant Robertson obtained from Henry Reed, an Arapahoe interpreter, an intelligent half-breed, information which, if true, would establish the identity of the so-called new Messiah. Reed says he is a Piute Indian named John Johnson, a very intelligent but not an educated man. This man lives on Walker Lake reservation where the other Indians claim to have seen the new Christ. Reed reports the Arapahoes arc witch excited over the doctrine ami that many of them have even torn down their houses and sold the logs. Reed says the agent aud Indian police have entirely lost control over them. From all Lieutenant Robinson could learn, Porcupine’s influence has been constantly exerted for good and in tile line of what in* claimed the new Messiah told him, in contradistinction to the preachings of the other red skin mi-siouaries. Appended to the lieutenant s statement is the statement of Porcupine, as written down by aid of an interpreter. It is a lengthy one, describing in detail h**w ne first heard of the new Christ and the various stages of the journey of himself and companions to meet him. He said the people at the point where the new ( hrist wa- seemed all good people, though of many tribes. There was no fighting or drinking. The * Liefs of th*-home tribe brought word from tim Messiah to remain fourteen days in camp, when he would come to see them, IL* sent them something to eat, like a big white nut. Finally, one morning, honor people gathered near Walk Lake agenev in O’SHEA WISS HIS SUIT. He Secures a Divorce and the tody of His Children. Cus- Parnell’s Political Death Announced Kilterprine of the London Times Tci rihle Ocean Disaster—Thirty-Fight Lives Lost. The dreds er ring more mens London, Nov. IT.—At the trial of the O’Shea divorce case this morning Mrs. Steele, a sister of Mrs. O’Shea, whom the latter charged with adultery with Captain O'Shea, took the stand and denied the charge made against her. Due of the jurymen insisted that the petitioner be cross-examined on the countercharges made by his wife. In summing up the evidence to the jury. Justice Butt dwelt upon the charge of connivance made by Mrs. O'Shea, and asked why the necessity for all the disguises resorted to by Parnell if the petitioner had connived at his wife’s infidelity. After further evidence was offered by the petitioner, the i-ase wa- given to the jury, which returned a verdict that adultery was committed by Mrs. O’Shea and Parnell The court granted a decree of divorce to petitioner and also awarded the custody of their younger children, the costs to be paid by the co-respondent. The I to tin TeHyruph publishes Parnell's political obituary. It says he must cease for the precut, at lead, to lead the nationalist party. It is reported that the followers of Parnell do not desire him to retire unless of his own volition, in which event the leadership of the Irish party will be ve-t< d in a commission of which Justle McCarthy will be president. The case is the talk of London, eclipsing ai! other topics, and th** newspapers have found -ome difficulty in answering the demands of circulation. The limes is printing the evidence word for word, a.- in the Tipperary trial-, and it is reported that a l inus pamphlet will be is--uea containing a complete narrative of the case when concluded. The statement of counsel that Mr Parnell rode belli 1 d horse** named President, Dictator and Home Rule, is commented on by the conservative press as indicating Mr. Parnell's ambitious designs in respect to th** future of I reland. lain McCabe stirred the board of bishops to anger by introducing a resolution providing for a series of missionary meetings to be held in the various cities, at each of which one of the bishops should be present. In connection with his motion the chaplain read a list of the bishops (comprising nearly one-half of the board) who, he said, had nothing to do from now until next April. This insult to the board of bishops, as Bishop Mallalieu termed it, in the course of the heated debate which followed, stirred the reverend superintendents deeply. Bishops Bowman, Merrill, Foss, Andrews and others dipped into the chaplain very warmly, declaring that they had, as it was, all the work they could do, and yet expressing entire willingness to do more whenever possible, but at the same time sharp'y commenting on the implied attack now mad** upon them. Finally McCabe was induced by his friends to withdraw his motion, or that part of it relating to the bishops, aud the serenity of the meeting was restored. It was a very lively scene while it lasted, though. ASSAULTED BY RUFFIANS. An Old Soldier Nearly Stabbed to Death in Des Moines. Bin Life Barely Save*! In the Opportune Arrival of Police Officer*— Leprosy in Iowa—The Murderous Attack of a Madman—Mate Newt*. MURDER AND SUICIDE. An Illinois Outlaw’* Horrible Crime Near Canton. Canton, III., Nov. IT.—The most horrible tragedy in the annal- of Fulton county was enacted Sunday morning at Utica, a village ten miles southest of Canton. Philip T. Smith, a farmer. sixty year** of age, had for some time been jealous of his wife, aged fifty years. Mrs. Smith had been absent from home attending a six daughter-in-law. On her return this morning Smith at once began a quarrel, and, throwing her to the Hoer, severely choked her. Mrs. Smith got away from him arid ran into the yard. Smith seized a Winchester rill*- and followed her, tiring four -hots into ner body. When she fell Smith went back into the house, exchanged tin* rifle for a revolver and returned to the side of his wife’s body. Ascertaining that she Wailea*! he laid down by h“r side, placed the muzzle of th** revolver in his mouth and blew out his brains. Smith wa* known a- a desperate character for year-, no less than four men having been killed bv him. [Special to The Hawk-Eyed Des Moines, N^v. IT.—The attention of a policeman wa- called yesterday to a trail of blood which, when traced, led to a tumble-down old hotel. In one of the back room* was found an old soldier named Scott who had been assaulted and stabbed Saturday night, and had got a* far as this room and fainted front the loss of blood. There is no doubt that but for the arrival of he police b** would have perished. There is no due to the assailant or reason for the attack, a-Scott was simply walking dow n th** street with another man. ASSAULTED BY A MANIAC. BUSINESS FAILURES. Do to the and, people clothes great undow ii. he us and talked “I ani the everything you I have been to -t one-fourth of THE NEW MESSIAH. A GOOD FINANCIAL SHOWING. Office Issues an Interesting Bulletin Concerning Municipal Iudebted- Washington. Nov. IT.—The financial oh aition in I - *. * 0 of s.xs cities and largo i>-bown in bulletin No. IL issued , y by the census office. Within a ■* jays a supplemental bulletin will Vie ”:‘Gl* showing the same facts in rola-"•-'•*')the remaining cities of th’s size. May Gould secured at lea Fe stock, and since that time gathering in all that was enough figures. Baring who ar*’ now in such have been largely interested holdings, and it is believed that that stock has been that has dragged the '>an:a he has been offered at low Bros , the banker a bad shap* in Santa F* by manv person one of the millstones them down. ROBERT RAf HAMILTON'S WILL. Itencttc- Kvh Hit in lit on 1 he Not Among lear!***. -The will of the with the one published to-day. will ?P''Hnt 95 per cent of the municipal of the United States The genera! ‘or the Sr 8 cities and towns coiled are as follows: Bonded debt for Utows an increase of 8 per s’ compared with 1880.. On '’her hand, the floating debt “' decreased it per cent. The ,*■ fa-e in the total debt in ten years is ,7; fent- The amount invested in ne ^nds has increased 28 per cent. * iii the treasury has increased 81 <rv,>n!' af-d the total available re-nrave Increased 50 per cent since -vie ^exhibit is, as a whole, a most ar‘d gratifying one. During ‘a*t ten years the 858 cities and .represented in the returns by re-ird?.th*,r or increasing their re-Sr \ e bettered their condition Ch 10 lhe am°unt of $45,TTT,090. heir    and towns increased *by ^3,577,348, but they in-TRir I . r Sources by 8420,697. WesVf1 .'ncn'ase in debt is 83,156,651. ■?ti il'* f 'l’es a,1(I towns, like the south-sijr,/'^TJ.ncrcaspd both debts and re-he increase S12*856.<)78. New York, Nov. I..    .    . late Robert Ray Hamilton was filed1 this afternoon. He bequeaths to ic ■ * tnv adopted daughter,’ an annuity of ll 200 to be paid in monthly ln'ta during her natural life S-*rad a0 bequests were made, but Lva Hamm >t mentioned among them. is no T. I* T. Barnum .Seriously HI. Fti*imiF"0!:T, Conn., Sov. ;. — -Harm.,.,. 7    on,; Iined to his bed, suffering influenza in its most of ■tty of rn 'ucrea- Gties ar.a ,. . ana glories in debts amounts resources, 811,531,685; of debt 81,124.393. towns considered In !?.0rf:'8, increased their debts by •’,0*o* D(’r,'as*d their resources by *\in7 m ^crease 847,5TT. An inter-f%g7,?mJ?ar{son °T annual interest tryig ’ ® different sections of the eoun-rUeh»M “ In the southern states the '■^ter U< reaMid from 4.91 in 1880 to WtJI111 iD 18'-*0. In the western th :rease is from 5.78 to 5.50. W “fortes from 15.82 te 7.08, a ! reside ne* has been com with an ana*-*    has    not been malignant form. Barnum na    ^ ^ well Since Ids return * ,    little    bet- weeks ago. He -as t .    -    (0 a little business. ____ An Kernel.* >..r ««rltn,t.;n Coi.UMHt’S I ud.. Nm •    oQ    one 01 marshal yesterday mad* a ra ^ &r_ the gambling houses in t    i.    whQ r"Stlrt 'e’Td r—g cU AS were 0 'pain cIi    mad(, word was soon a* this arre. 1 h1inir houses, and sent to the other gambling non they were promptiy c.oscjR ^ poljee Rockford.    Uh,    aov.    •    gabling Saturday night raid cd throng places, and captured 1    business among whom were a 1nm*if Wnd for It is the first raid 0    nation. and tho affair caused^ sen institute where Apostle Porcupine Tells AGout the linlmn Christ. Chicago, Nov. IT.—General Miles accompanied by Colonel Corbin, returned tins morning from St Louis, where he yesterday had a consultation with Secretary of War Proctor concerning th** alleged Indian trouble in th** northwest. Colonel Corbin said to-day there is doubt if the Indians were to decide upon an outbreak they could do much harm. They have abundance of firearms and ammunition, plenty of horses and large supplies of meat. But winter is coming on and the officer** hardly think there is any immediate danger of an outbreak. Colonel Corbin said the stories of evaeu-tion of districts by -ettiers in North Dakota are overdrawn. There may be some fearful residents who, fearing the red-skins may have left their homes, but the stories of wholesale evacuations are absolutely without foundation. We have made, he'said, a careful estimate of the number affected by the Messiah craze and there are in all not to exceed 30,000 Indians. Of this number, perhaps one-fifth are able-bodied warriors, and one-half or fifteen ii msand could bear arms. Such a body 01 course could do much harm if their movements were not properly arrested, but we have taken measures to intercept any outbreak. General Miles has received from the post adjutant at Fort Custer. Montana, the report of Lieutenant Robertson, who I carefully investigated the new religious at Cheyenne Agency. His talks ipally with Porcupine, the w religion among the and with Big Beaver, who just before came dressed in whit** although mostly Indians and the Christ was with them. He wallet so dark as an Indian nor so light ana white man. He had no beard but very le avy eyebrows. He was dressed like a wnite man excepting he had on mocassins ll** commented our dance, everybody joining in ami tin* Christ singing. We danced till Sate at night when he told us we had had enough. I had heard that ( brist had been crucified, said Porcupine, and I saw a scar on this man’s wrist and on his face. Next evening we assembled again and besting, then trembled violently aud then lay dow’ii apparently dead. while w*-darned all night. Next morning sat down among with us saying man who made see around you. Heaven and have seen your dead friends and have seen my own father and mother. In the beginning, after God made the earth, they sent we back to teach the people but the people were afraid of me and treated me badly. This is what they did to me (showing ins scar-) I found my children were bad -0 I w**n„ back to Heaven and left them. I told them that in so many hundred years I would come back to see them. My father told me the earth was getting old and worn out and t he people getting bad, and that I was to renew* everything as it used to be and make it better.” Porcupine added that the Christ said all Die dead were to be resurrected, that they were all to come hack to earth, and that as the earth was too small for all now he would do away with Heaven and make earth itself large enough to contain all. He spoke to us about lighting and said that was bad and that we must keep from it; that the earth w*as to be a1! good hereafter: that we must be friends with one another. Ile told us not to quarrel or strike or fight or shoot one another: that the whites and Indians wer** to be all one people; he said if any man disobeyed what he ordered his tribe would be wiped from the face of the earth. We must believe everything he **aid and he would know our thoughts and actions no matter what part of the world we might be in. I thought all he said was good. added Porcupine. When I got back I knew that my people were bad and heard nothing of all    this so I got them together and told them of it aud warned them to listen for their own good. I told them just what I have told you here to-day. If you think I am not telling the truth you can go and see this man yourself. I will go with you and I would like some of my people who doubt me to go too. The Christ talked to us all in our respective tongues. You can see him in your sleep any time you want to after you have once met and shaken hands with him. Lieutenant Robertson, in partial corroboration of the story that Piute Johnson is the Messiah referred to, says Reed told him Johnson had tattoo marks on his wrists. He is quite wealthy In horses and cattle. ANOTHER OCEAN HORROR. I liinj-Kislil I ctKoiH mill One Hunrireil Animal- Drnvv nt-*l. London. Nov. IT.—News of another ocean horror ha- ju-t reached this city. \ ship having on board a party of laborer.-and a large number of animals en->r the island of Braz/.a. capsized Dalmatian coast. Thirty-eight and one hundred animals pei- rmiD* I off the person-i-hed. GENERAL FOREIGN NEWS. On** UnnJrecI I eot-ant- Shut t*jr n lindy of I mop-. St. PETERSHEIM, Nov. IT.—It is reported that last week. at a place fifteen miles from Moscow, a body of troop-shot aud wounded one hundred peasants and workmen for refu-ing to receive commands of th** newly appointed triet officials. the dis- Tli** I hh* of -Dvin Hod Mr \nlWe. London, Nov. IT.—The jury in the trial *»f Slav in and Me A uiiffe w**re unable to agre**. S!av:n and McAuliffe were released in a sum of £750 each. McClean Defeat- 8t an bury. Sydney, Nov. IT.—MeClean defeated Stanbury in a sculling race on the Para-metta river to-day. Two French Explorers Reported M ordered. Er/.eroI’m, Nov. IT.—Two French explorers, Danelly and Plisson, who are Randall .1* YVieriim, Itrolter-Wall Unexpectedly. New York, Nov. IT.—Randal! .v Wiermn. brokers, this morning announce their suspension on th** stock exchange. Wierum states the engagements of the firm were very small and that h»* expects an early adjustment of the affair- of the firm to be made. The suspension wa- a great surprise to th** street. The failure is -aid by friends of the firm to be due mainly to Randall’s physical inability to be upon th** floor of th** exchange this morning. It i- understood arrangements have been perfected to re-establish the hou-e at an early day. North River (tank Wilt Not Ke-uinc Ne v\ York, Nov. IG.—This evening State Superintendent of Banks Preston said >t had been definitely decided that tin* North River bank w ald not resume. The directors were unable to -eeure the required funds. Ii was pretty well un-derstood that th** re-u!t was made necessary because of the stand taken by two of the Wail street banks, which insi-ted that unless actual cash to th** amount of deposits in the bank wa- in the possession of the bank to meet tile deposits, the bank should not be allowed to clear through the clearing house. Preston said from a closer examination of the collateral- held by the bank as security for loan.-, he had found there would be a shrinkage in their actual value. Thi-he believed would make a nominal deficiency of about SIO,COO. A Bloody Affray »t the Home of Mr. -tone Near .M»r-halltown. [Special to Tm- Hawk-Lye.] Marshalltown, la., Nov. IT—A bloody affray occurred yesterday at the home of Marcena Stone, a w*-a thy farmer living four mile- southwest f here Stone had a hired man named F L. Pelbeam Sunray morning, after (“hores were done, the farmer and th** hired mail sat down to read while waiting for breakfast, when suddenly, without provocation or warning, lVibcam grasped a small, blunt hat* bet, which he held secreted under his coat, leaped to hi- feet and struck Stone a violent blow on the head. Stone fell to th** ti »or stunned, and bleeding. The assailant repeated hi- attack, dealing -ix more blows upon tile head of hi- victim. At ’hi-juncture Mr-. Stone appeared from another room, arid Pelbearn turned upon her, struck her four times with the hatchet and would doubtless have killed her but for the fact that her he-band ra iled, and, seizing the a--aUant by th*-throat, kepi him in -uh action till neighbors, aroused by the screams of the woman and two small children, arrived. Pelbeam fled, but a number of neighbors pursued him half a mile and captured him. They found that he had cut his own throa! with a dull pocket-knife, which nearly severed the windpipe, but did not inflict a necessarily fatal wound He was brought to town and placed in jail. He is evidently insane. The do lors say that Stone and hi- wife are badly injured, but that both will probably r* cover. To day Pelbeam made a statement of his birth, etc., -avir.g. among other things, he was divorced from hi- wk ft*. “I can t -ay w hat prompted me to dw what I did. I dreamed there was a large drove of horses tramping me, and I was trying to keep them off. Tw •** I during my life th** doctor- have thought me dead. Arn sorry for what I did Yesterday.” There is Pelbeam’s assault Mr. and Mrs. Stone with chant**- of re lent fit of insanity, are better to-day covert*. hardly a doubt that was caused by a vlo- HENDERSON IN DANGER. th*- making a geographical tour of Lake Yan, are reported to have been murdered. A St l’*?t**rhliurK Bauk Kohbed. St. Pete us nu h< .. Nov. IT.—The bank of Dunaburg has bten robbed of money and valuables to the amount of urn,ooh roubles. Kuftniu'M lli)(li Turin. Sr. Petersburg, Nov. IT.—The decisions of the tariff committee have so increase the restrictions on commerce as to threaten to isolate the Russian trade from the rest of the world. Even farming machinery is subject to a high tariff. Mwiilmti Fin Dank >1att**r*. New York. Nov IT.—It i- rumored on the street this evening that th** Manhattan bank had borrowed 81.goo,OOO on loan certif! ates from the clearing house. The officers oi the bank would not talk on the subject, am' President Lappan, of the clearing house, would not deny or affirm the rumor. Ii was said by several brokers that the Manhattan bank was In a perfectly -ound condition, and th** borrowed -1.000,000 was for th*- use of several of the bank’s customers who had given gilt euge security for the same. th*- P. O’SULLIVAN S STORY. A MODERN FAGIN. craze were print* apostle of the ut Cheyennes, aud accompanied Porcupine on his visit to the new Christ at Walker lake, Nevada, last vear Porcupine told him there were several hundred Indians at Walker lake time, including representatives of Sioux, Arapahoes, Dros- men. years, ventres, Bannocks, did not first heard Boston, Ii sh in Boston an sumptive patients may be con-treated by put into ‘tom b ■ 41 a deer 8-72 per cent. The general the United States has fallen ker cent in 1*80 to 4.63 per ease of .78 per cent. \y.    a»ck to Wanhington. *r*SM0!5GTl,N’ Nov. IT.—Though con-!r°Bl to-d^y01 ret°nvene until two weeks ’****•' IU Koch’s tubercolsis cure is operation at once.    __ «•„„« fhWr “ “h7Cdler- Peoria, Non. U.    firemen of the switchmen,    naUrcd-over in all—strut stead of a considerable number of tepresentati yes, mostly Peoria 200 met !*»u'r(iay  rr-r.Dd to cur. , ,6e IV Kl by all druggists. at th* the Che) ennc_ Nayajoeg sheepoaters, and other tribes he know. He (Porcupine uf this new* Christ at the Vaiif* agency, Wyoming, where he J P some O’her Cheyennes visited last fan An Arapahoe who had been to the southwestern country in 1888 told them Ta o it Porcupine and others were h interested aud determined to see much interest Th v went on from tbl9 rro P^uf travelL sometime., by point to porn ,    ponies or railroad ^    tVt    th. wagons. Poroupim    were teachings of t    d    d the interests of    part of the Indiana. Lieutenant Robertson asked him how it was then Ja; tribes had made this School for Voting Thieve** Dl**eovere*l in Chicago. Chicago, Nov. IT.—After weeks of hard work and patient watching detectives arrested Harry Daniels, alias Sheedy, who. they say, is a veritable modern I 'agin. Five weeks ago the officers were informed that Daniels had fitted up rooms where he daily gave instructions to a ti ass of young street gamins in the art of all kinds of thievery. Dummies, it was alleged, were rigged up and the youngsters taught how to extract the pocket-books, jewelry and handkerchiefs without ringing one of the many bells hung about different parts of the clothing. They were also, it was charged, shown how to work transoms, pick locks and to extract articles of value from show windows and cases. Last evening the officers saw Daniels and two of his pupils in front of the Park Theater, and placed them under arrest. One of the little fellows whose name was not known slipped out of his overcoat, which he left in the grasp of the policeman, and scurried down the street. The other, who gave his name as Joseph Clare, together with Daniels, was taken to the Harrison street station I he boy admitted that he had been taking lessons in thievery from Daniels. This morning, however, when arranged before a police magistrate he retracted his former admissions, and they were fined for vagrancy. _ It** Excellent Qualities Command to public approval the California liquid fruit remedy Syrup of I’ igs. It is pleasing to the eye, and to the taste and by acting gently on the kidneys, liver and bowels, it cleanses the system effectually, thereby promoting the he*t*h xrviS Mmfnr* of The General Belief That the Iceman Has Tul<l YI hat He Knows. Chicago, Nov. IT—Dispatches from Joliet say that the sentiment down there is hourly growing stronger that O'Sullivan has made a statement of his connection with the t ronin murder, as outlined in the Evening yews last week. Judge Longenecker is now of the same mind. “I look at the matter in this way ” said ’he state's attorney, “that this confession of O'Sullivan is nothing new. By that I mean that it is the same story which his friends have known all along, and which O'Sullivan himself would hav** told if he had be**n allowed by tile attorneys for the defense. They were afraid to put him on the witness stand in his own defense for fear he would draw out that very story.” “Then you think he ha- made a confession ?” “He may have made a confession, but it i- more likely that th** story has simply leaked out through his friends or by words dropped by him. Anyhow, it makes no difference with the state.” “What is rite state going to do about it? Could O’Sullivan be brought back here as a witness?” “Db, no. He will be left right there where he is. He did not speak in time. His testimony couldn't help its, in view of tile fai ts we have on hand. This story that h** tells is not complete. If he can go ahead and furnish us with something more tangible we may do something. Then, too, he has not confessed anything to us, nor has he had any dealings directly with the state.” Failures on the stork Exchange. New York, Nov. IT.—At 12:20 Gregory. Ballard A Co., brokers on th** stock exchange, announced their suspension. Th** member- of th** firm -ay the cause j of th** suspension wa- the shrinkage in j stocks. They believe their embarrassment will be temporary. New York, Nov. IT.—The assignment of Wells. Robeson A: Smith, which wa* brought about by the forgeries of the junior member, wa* tiled in the county clerk's office to-day. Gb. rt ii Smith, the guilty member of the til rn. was arraigned in the police court and remanded until to-morrow. Fatal Irregularities Discovered in Iowa Congressman’** Vote. Iowa Fall-, Iowa, Nov. IT. — Owing to an irregularity in counting th** vote-in Union township it i* probable that Congressman I). B. Henderson ha- been defeated. His majority is finder 2on. of which Union township furni-hed 150. It appears that while the count was in progre** at this township the judges adjourned, owing to the latene-- of hour. This may entail the throwing of the eiiUre vote, leaving Bender* majority at least doubtful. It app further that nearly on** hundred vot* -were cast for Henderson by the *tudents of Cedar Falls academy, who were not legal voter*. This would place the re publican congressman in a clear minority, and the democratic -'ate committee will undoubtedly contest his return should the board of supervisor* is-u** a certificate in his favor. OU I onb ar* IS IT LEPROSY? I n- Ttie State Hoar*! of Health to AgHiu \ewtigate the Shelhjr County Ca*»e [Special to Ta** Hawk-Eye.] De- Moines, Nev. IT.—Some time summer there was considerable excitement over a supposed * a-** of leprosy in ta* HOLDER'S STRANGE STORY. Fire Inftorance * on* pan ie** Suspend Minneapolis, Nov. IT.—The Lumbermen’s and Manufacturers’ Fire Insurance company aud lite Mutual Fire Insurance association wert this morning placed in the hand* of a receiver. The business of th** companies wa* confined mostly to Wisconsin. Minnesota and Illinois. The affairs are in good shape and the creditors are -afe. Their assets are 8150,(KW) and ar** largely in exce*s of their liabilities. The suspensions were caused by the suspension of eight other mutual companies in various parts of the country recently. The House of Haring Brothers. London, Nov. IT.—A representative of the associated press to-day visited the house of Baring Brothers A Co. The members of the firm stated that all their acceptances and other liabilities will be met as they fall due. They also said tim position of the firm with the Bank of England at its back was stronger idw than ever. Boston, Nov. IT.— Kidder, i’eahody A Co., to-day received a cablegram from Baring Brothers, stating that all matters wer«> arranged *atisfaetori!y and permanently; and that the firm are to proceed with business as usual. The clearing house committee voted to issue clearing house certificate* but none will be asked for to-day. Shelby county. The -'ate board of health at the tim* investigated and concluded there wa- no danger Troll'.Ie has again broken out over th** sam* ca** and the board of health is in receipt of a petition asking attention to tile ca*** which it is claimed grow* steadily wor-e and has every appearance of the dr**a*i diseas**. A thorough investigation will be made at once. RAILROAD MATTERS. Trouble Oyer the Location of De- Mollie-* New I Ilion Depot. [Special to The Hawk-Eye.] Des Moines, Nov. IT.—The city council held an important meeting thi- afternoon to listen to arguments pro and con on the question of closing up titre** streets for the purpose of building a union depot. Considerable interest wa- manifested. the excitement running quite high. All parties are to be given a bearing and the discussion will continue tomorrow. An 01*1 Settler Gone. [Special to The Hawk-Eye.] Independence, la., Nov. IT.—Samuel Hulett, one of the oldest settlers of th * county, died last night at his home in Westburg township. He was at Windsor, Vermont, ninty years ago He *p**nt several years in New York and Kalamazoo — removing    to Buchanan county in 1855. His home is surrounded by a beautiful grove, planted from th** seed by himself. Many of the trees being over a foot in diameter. His remains will be taken to Michigan for interment. lit w/ViA *'«*> I*. DEPARTED THIS LIFE. Ilion *•“— .    i r | in lur-     U    m0    A day order and industry Monday pay day. I     a-.*. certain Indian new doctrine a Death of Gen George C. McKee, at Jackson, Mississippi. Jackson, Miss., Nov. IT.—Gen. Geo. C. McKee, receiver of public money here, died at his residence in this city this morning of heart trouble, l’revious to the civil war, General McKee practiced law in Illinois. After the war he moved to Mississippi, where he ha* “inc** held several federal offices of prominence. The Chenoa Danker, Who Mysteriously Disappeared, Explains His Absence. Bloomington, IIL, Nov. IT.—James II. Holder, the Chenoa banker, who mysteriously disappeared on the morning of November 5, has at last returned home. He says that the night preceding his departure he was suffering intensely with dyspepsia. II** could not sleep and arose about one o’clock in th** morning aud walked three miles in the country, and on returning he observed a train westward bound, on the Toledo, i’eoria and Western railway. He does not remember getting on board the train, but susposes that he did. He says that he completely lost his reason, and when his senses was restored he was lyin* sick in a small town near Jefferson City, Missouri. He was six days in that unconscious state when he realized what he had done and where he was. He at ouee wrote home, saying that he would return as soon as lie was able to travel, and the letter was received a few hours before he arrived. Hts physician says his health i* very much impaired, and he gives th** appearance of having endured long sickness. He is now at home. His people are very reticent about his strange conduct, and no one is allowed to converse with him. How Severe Coin- »re Broken Up In Mon-tana. From th** Virginia City (Mont.) Madisonian. When we rind a medicine we know to possess genuine merit, we consider it a duty. and w*> take pleasure in telling the public what it i*. Such a medicine we found Chamberlain’s Cough Remedy, last winter when la grip])** wa* prevailing. We ar** *atisti**d that we w*arded of several attacks that wer** threatening by the use of this syrup, ami we have since relieved, in a few hours severe cold-, and in the course of two or three days, entirely broken them tip by its use, as have several of our friends to whom we have recommended it. It i- all that it. is represented to be by the manufacturers. If you have a cought and want to stop it Chamberlain's Cough Remedy will do the work. Fop sale bv Hriiggi-ts Firemen to Convell**. Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Nov. IT.—The winter meeting of the Iowa Firemen’s association will be held in this city on the 19th ami 20th inst. The program for the next annual tournament will be made out ami th** place for holding the same selected. One hundred and fifty delegates are expected, and great preparations are being made for their »*n-tertainrnent while here. Des. M cue- and ( edar Rapids both want the tournament. OFFENDED THE BISHOPS. When everything else fails, Dr. Sage a Catarrh Remedy euro—* eent« bv dr«itruri*.*« —Secure Russell tickets now. Chaplain McCabe Stirs the Methodist Father- to Anger. Boston, Mass., Nov. IT.—There was something like an unpleasantness at the j meeting of th** general missionary corn-i mittee of the Methodist Epi*copal church I in this city Saturday. The committee j had been in session several days making 1 appropriations for the work, aud Chap- The Nashville Hare-. Nashville, Nov. IT.—First Race— Two-year-olds, half mile: Hominy Bill won, Ed. Bell second, Daura Doxey third; time, 0:53. Second Race Three- car olds and upward, six furlongs: Billy I’lnkerton won. I’antalette second, Dick Delaney third; time, l:2o’ ,. Third Race—Thre**-year-olds and upward, seven furlongs: Little Crete won. Consignee second, Neva C. third; time. 1:34. Fourth Race—Three-year-olds and upward, ore mile and seventy yards: I*'red Fink won Gilford s«cor:d. John Morris third: time, 1:52. Fifth Race—Four-year-olds ar, I upward, five furlongs: Miss Francis won, Maggie B second, Chicago third: time. 1:07 Took An Overdn-c of Morphine. Creston, Iowa. Nov ]7._Dr    \\* Oliver, of Sioux City, a weil-known traveling physician and lecturer on phrenology, died yesterday morning at th** Summit house from the effects of morphine and belladonna, self-administered. I* riday night he took a dos** of morphine by accident and afterwar*!* took belladonna as an antidote. A BLIGHTED HOME. Loving Pear’- mmp secures a beautiful c/>mi>iexi».n. Peculiar Divorce L'a-e in Wliii h Couple Must Separate Quincy, IIL, Nov. 17.— Miss Gra^e Manning wa.- married to her cousin, Edward Woodward, in September, 1**7, in this city. At the time nothing improper was thought of the union arid not. a shadow of trouble pa-*ed the threshhold of the loving couple until July, I -sp. Then for tile first time the young and pretty wife learned that the marriage of cousins of the fir*t degree .vj;, unlawful under the law * * >    11, < -u *■ It wa- a ad blow to her. for -* *- o- cly loved her cousin, and be was so U»* * ^f her that the separation *a- ainu-I impossible. et. said the Wife, “ I could not live with him when I knew our relations were in violation of the Jaw " A bill for di blood. ;