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Dunkirk Evening Observer (Newspaper) - May 23, 1890, Dunkirk, New York VOL. XXDUNKIRK N. Y. FRID VY. MAY 23, ISM. NO 8.") B REP HES KNTA TI VE USINESS HOUSES OF DUNKIRK. \NICW Kl I.INO *1 AC HINK for ruling »li kiuiU of blank* is Ute laU-t j» i>litior •< lit* llccliauieal iH-partiuent of Dunkirk|PrinDng Company J a LKXANDF.K'S Goal an<l W<»o*t Y ani. TW r\ Central Avenue, oppoait* Nickel “•*** 5«|iOt All    **anl *,,,l '*•*1    - W x4| Luuil*er, Shingle* and Lath. Free I lite    Correa    poo    for    wholesale    lota •oltcite<l. HK. cirroltll. ‘m and l£> » Ki.tral Are . Artistic Photographer. limUnUueoua Photograph* of Hahira a specialty. Sitter* ne**! not wad for anubin ne e zee pl for 'Minco I .OOH HINUKKV JANKS IKVINU, Pre I I pi n to!, No. IU k. Second Street, ural Ruf-falo a I reel. Dunkirk, N. T. Nafaainea. Mu *.«■ Paul phi*'ta, i'll’.., 1*011 lid iii all style*. Order* «r.,«.ipU\ nlb-ti led to. All work giiarantoed. It HIU HKK S t IMM K Kilt HOUKE, km Central Avenue. VV Pole sa Ie aud reUil «l*al*r tu la porU <1 am! lo inca tic China, Class ware, A<-. j OI Al I Al «JI A HOTEL* X I    Hates,    SI    per    tlay. Livery and Hoarding Stable in eon lice turn. Victor Hider, Sift and 337 Lion street. I HTV H A KlH.lt MIO** v J    A.has. Nagle, Prop., Under Lake Shore National Hank, corner Center and Tbiril siree Ut. A flue stock of foreign anil Inundate Cigars. / ION HI.IN A HON, " >    38-'    renter street, Practical borse-siioros. Particular attention pm** to interfering hoise*. Shoeing of roa<i «a * trotting horses a specially. 1) (J NKIKK EV EN I NO OIHKKVKK. Lsirent Hail v in the County. Au unequalled advernaiog mo I nim. J | (J N MI HH BNttDiKKHINU OOH PANA. I g    porn-erl}    Hellew    A Popple. Manufacturer* of Kngine*. Boiler*. Pulleys. Shafting Hangers, etc. Pattern*. Forgings, Castings, Mud Machine Work loonier. U N HI KH sn I KT OL IWS, AIS and Af? D •‘Cromwell” ami "lninkn k” perfect - fliting llress Shirts. On sale in all leading furnishing, clothing amt dry goods houses iii Dunkirk. I v F. TOOM EY, 4.’<4 and PUI Lion street. Healer in Flour, feed, -alt, Haled Hay, Phosphate*. et’.. kslahlislii'il, id77. I* KIL HOT El. amt inning .'»ans»n, t moi Pj i>«pot. Easy al ines* to ail trams aud hue meas Incise*. Hest accommodations for Coin men tai I ravelers. .lohu J. Murphy, Prop. b' HI.EKH A CO., ^    S7    amt    ow K. Third tared. Fine Furniture, Cabinet Ware ami Upholstering. Picture I- imim s made Ut ofter. F. ll. WA I I CHON A I O., :tui Central Ave., Leaders of Fashion ami UsNlkmen Outrttters. A KHI.I. NT RAM HKATINU WL H Manufacturers of Steam Heating Apparatus Sanitary Plumbing a Specialty. IOMI NTK.AM UUNUKf. Our sptn-ialties:    Fine    Shirts, 10c; Collar*. ic; l uffs. *c, aud louse Curtains. Free IHdiv ery. A WL Cummings, Ail Ceutnr street Ii K. OKUM. K Third st., cor. of Buffalo Manufacturer aud dealer in Fine Boot* A Slu»ea URN KV VARILEK’!! NKW MTO KE, III! E. Third sL b«*»ka, Stationery, Musical In sirum“nts,Magazines,i>ail> aud XX'«<eklv Paper** aud everything pertaining to a first civs* hook •lore Hchoo. Hooks a specialty. ■ OH PRINTING of every description aud at •I lowest living rates by Dunkirk Printing Company, K anti lo K. second SU JU. XAN    BUREN A    HON, flit    life, Accident ami General    lusuracjc.    Heal ers In Heal Estate and Luana. Par] leu I ar attention paid    Pi Hie care of    properly collecting rents Ac.    ilk Hunter sh,    2nd Amir. M ONKOK.’S PHARMACY, kip Central Avenue Headquarters for Wall Pai*«r Paint ,Olla, Ac. |)EKK INS, .1. XX . I    AIM Center streeL Manufacturer aud tiealer rn Harness. Saddles, Bridle*. Collar* Trunks,XX hips, Buffalo Holies, Horse Olivers Cloves Mittens and Sleigh Holies I a NI HOLTEN. I .    17 Kaat Third street, r srtiioiiabk' Tailor. Gentlemen will find It to their advantage Ut call on me la*fore purchasing eta** where. II It. CAKY A CO., .    883    Lion street neutral Hard ware, While Lead,OI I si** inter’* Nu pl ii t».of ? Ii’ UCI ta I Haiti WHI* I ” **■•»»    — •lies, Oil Cloths, Grab te XX are. A s(ie. tai She r'Win W i ill ahi** Pa. n land Monroe range. ULI NO, such us blank-lMHtks, ledgers, amt all kiuds of blanks done at Dunkirk Printing Company, s and IO K. Second St- Kl OOI.PH Viol.OEN H AI' Ell Cor. Third aud Buffalo SU*., Dealer in Granite, Marble, f tagging and your sn Ut-walk KINI.KY A 1*0., 7 and M haul Front street. Whisky, W’mes, Brandies. General Liquor Store for Family Use. RO It KUT WK AY. Lion street, near the depot. Boarding, Sale, Feed an<i Livery Stable. Stabling by tin; day or week on reasonable terms. o Aff J. OIFPOKO, Ad Central Ave. (Up stairs),General Insurance and Heal Estate Agent. Fire, Life, Accident, and Live Stock Insurance. Prompt attention givsn U* buying aud selling Heal Estate rax €X JONE*. I    75 E. Third st., cor. Leer. KtoeUior Meat Market. Freak, Salt and Smoked MeaU, l ard. sausages, Oyster* and Poultry. f ATC HEN. JKWKLKY. AV. -liny Hie Aurt.ra UailfMtd Watch. He-pal ring a specialty, h rank F. SU pf. SS K. Third st. • M. WIK K HI Mt r< bant I'm dor, .tiff .Outral A vee uc $uOO REWARDI W L will pay the abova reward tor any ease of Liver loin plaint, Dyspepsia, Sick Headache. I ii digest! on, tonsil (»ation or CosUveness w r own md ©are with West’* Vegetable Liver Pills, when the dircctio s are strictly complied with. Tiley are purely Vegetable, aud never fail U give satisfaction sugarcoated. Large fluxes. containing 30 Pills, •.*6 cents. Be ware of ooun -forfeit*, and imitations. The genuine maim fee urea only bv JOHN C. W’HST A co. Sold by MuXKOC’l Pharm acy. U kirk, N. Y, JUST KK nil BIJTION liefer red to the Census Committee. \\ ash I nltx in. May 23.—The profeststhnt have been made in a number of newspa (•era to members of congress concerning the quentioti* to be asked by census enumerators. caused Representative McAdoo of New Jersey to introduce the following ret*-olution iii the house yesterday: Whereas, Complaint Is beiug made by citizens of Hie alleged inquHitoral character of (bs que-! ions pi o|*«s»-d to lie asked b) the census enumerators, which questions are declared to lie incompatible w ith the rights of freemen, ami nu tinsarraated ami unconstitutional exercise of power by the federal government; therefore, lie It Keno I veil, That the committee ou the eleventh census be, and they are hereby dire* ted to make inquiry into the questions proposed to he be asked of citizens by the census bureau and its agents, and to report by bill or othersis*. looking, if found necessary, to th* proper restriction of the same. The Penal Law* of Texas. Washington, May 23—(vee A. P Pricer and T J. McGinn of Texas, as attorney* for Richard Duncan, filed an important application for habeas corpus before the supreme court of the United States on Monday. Duncan is under sentence of death for murder at Fatale Pass, Tex. The application for the writ is based on the claim t hat the penal laws of Texas were never enacted The matter ha* goue over to the October term of the court, the •enteuce of Duncan beiug suspended in the meantime. The point involved la a most important otic, as ou it will depend the sentences of agreat many more persons under the trial or sentence for capital offenses.    __________ John IN.puff Convicted of .Murder. New York, May 23 —John Popoff, who mas indicted for murder in the first degree in shooting aud killing Mane Petro-kofsky, aged lit year*, at 163 Stanton street on Jail 22. was yesterday found guilty of murder iii the necoud degree It was claimed that Popoff was in love with Msrieandbad asked ber to marry him. which she refused to do. On the day in quest ion he was playing cards with the girl and suddenly left the table and weut to his tiedroom He returned with the revolver ami pointed it at two little children in the room. lie theu pointed it at Marie aud tired The defense was accidental shooting. The Genuine Flack Divorce Case. NKW York, May 23.—The genuine % \orce suit of Mrs. Mary A Flack against ex Sheriff Flack wa* tried yesterday iuthe supreme court, special term, before Judge Ketch Mrs Flack was ill and did uot appear in court. The fact of marriage wax proved, also the fact of Flack's adultery. The defense produeed uo testimony, ant! the court reserved its decision, the ouly point in doubt beiug the proper auiouut of alimony. WASHINGTON NEWS NOTfcS. OVERTAKES SHELLENBERGER, THE NOTORIOUS FORGER. Ms I* Sentenced to Twenty-Two Years at Hard Labor— Ile Acts Like a Madman In Court, (Donning aud Weeping Violently —- The Whole Audience Greatly Muxe«l by His Terrible Anguish. Doylestown, May 23—I Monroe Kcbel-lenberger, the lawyer whose forgeries and other criminal escapade* md Hight re cent I v caused such a widespread sensation, wa*- yesterday sentenced by Judge Yerkes to undergo an imprisonment of twenty-two years in th* Haslett! penitentiary. The prisoner was almost completely prustrated by the sentence, aud had to have assistance in leaving the court room. There were seventeen bills of indictment against the prisoner, covering the crimea of forgery aud embezzlement. The ordeal of entering th* court room proved too much for the once popular aud talented lawyer, who, aa district attorney of bucks •'onlily. had made his brilliant reputation it the bar of this very court.. As he en tered he shrank from the gaze of hts former friends, mud kept his head bowed. Con-greasmau Robert Yardley, who came OU from Washington to assist in his defense, vat at one of the tables As the bills of indictment were read loud groans aud so ba tame from Sc bel leu berger I HILLEN K KRU KR ACTS LIKE A MADMAN. His counsel entered the plea of guilty in each case Sbellenberger acted at time* like a madman He o|»en*d his handkerchief aud threw it over his head, rubbing his head and face with it, and nervously diook the railing* of the duck with his hands and feet, Eventually he leaned his head forward ou the rail and buried it in his arms. rocking himself on the seat like a iwison suffering from acute pain At one time Khellenberger groaned mi loud and sobbed with such anguish that the judge, in a nervous sort of way, told the district attorney to hasten his work and get it over. After all the indictuieuta were read aud a plea of guilty was en tered in each cane, wit mewses were called to show the character aud extent of Sbel-leuU-rger’a rascalities Several witnesses tost Hied, and as the testimony was brought out hearing upou the most ag gravated aud unpardonable cases of rascality aud deceit, Shelleutierger rocked himself violently in the dock, tossed hi* head, moved his bauds about like a wild man and cried aloud Judge Harmon Yerkes, an old time per tonal acquaintance and a professional and (•optical associate of the prisoner for many years, pronounced the sentence of the court. It was anticipated that he would give Shelletilierger a heavy sentence, hut nothing like what he gave him was looked for. TMK PRISONER WF.EFH VIOLENTLY. Judge Verke* drew himself up aud addressed the prisoner in a low, husky voice, in which there seemed a slight tremor of eruct iou Shellenliergcr never raised his head, but went on groaning and weeping violently. Finally the word* dropped from the judge's lip*. “Twenty-two yean* ■it solitary confinement with hard labor." ''helletils'iger gave a groan of auguixh and almost sank to the floor. The scene caused quite a commot ion The blow seemed to stun the prisoner. It was necessary Lo partly carry him from the court room. The sentence wa* discussed by the farmers and the people iu Doylestown on every side Nothing like it was ever heard in Buck* comity. While pity seemed to have lieen awakened in some quarters by the prisoner’* exhibition of angili.*!] in the court room, the general run of old farmers, who reflected upou what Shelleutierger hat! Is-en doing for years, seemed to think that it was just, A Joint Resolution Grant lug XV..rosa Ruffing* Favorably Reported. Warrington, May 23.—The house cern nutter on the judiciary yesterday decided by a vote of HO to 7 to report favorably a joint resolution proposing a constitutional amendment granting the right of miffrage to women. The house and senate conferee* ou the amendment* made to the general iiensioa bills by the house, reached a partial agree meat, agreeing to the feature requiring depeudeucy to lie shown before a pension Is allowed. Mr. Dawes Introduced In the senate yesterday a projwised amendment to th# interstate commerce law. to add the following clause:    Provided, however, that agree ments to apportion the carriage of competitive traffic for the purpose of euahliug each competing Hue to carry a reasonable share of such traffic may be entered into by couimou carrier* subject to the provisions of this act and shall lie lawful between the parties thereto; but this provision shall riot tie construed to relieve such common carriers from other provisions of the act. The engrossing clerks of the house of representative* did not complete the en groNsmeut of the tariff bill yesterday as they expected, and it will not reach the weuate this afternoon. It will lie immediate! preferred to the finance committee-, which will determine upon an order of business in relatiou to it at a regular meeting Tuesday uext. A call ha* U-eti issued for a meeting In this city on May JU of the executive com mitt ce of the uatioual Republican com inittee. The Western Window Glass association held a meeting yesterday which resulted in several changes iu the window gins* business anil a combination was formed which is practically a trust. Besides the large u tim beroll mem liers present the following gentlemeti, representing the Win dow Gin** association, were iu attendance by special invitation: Jajucs H Rice and George F Kimball of x'bicago, Adolph Dev of St. Iaiuis, William Hied of Detroit aud William (lienny of Cincinnati, The Western associntien and the Jobbers’ as sot int ion have heretofore beeu throwing every possible otmtacle In each other’s way. As a result of yesterday’# meeting the two association* will work in harmony with each other. 1MFKKIAL FEDERATION. THE ULTIMATE SUCCESS OF THE MOVEMENT PREDICTED. A JAIL DELIVERY FRUSTRATED. Five Convict* Attempt to Kacape from (lie Ohio Penitentiary. COLUMBUS, O., May 23.— By a lucky discovery at the Uhio state penitentiary yesterday afternoon the escape of five des penile convicts from that institution was prevented just as it was about to be accomplished. Four cdf ti * meu wert employed in a Had shop at such work that they were off duty early and fotiud time to work iii a tunnel under the wall* which the quintette projected for a half hour each evening. They selected a shed for storing coke as the site for the mouth of the tunnel, and the earth they removed was concealed Huller another building in the inclosure. They worked with only a piece of an ax bit aud H broken shovel. The leader of the (dot wa* Charles Ixx khardt, a flfteeu-year man, from Putnam county, for rape He has hail an interesting prison history, laud Deer ut lier he escafied, blit was captured two mouths ago, ami while being brought hack to the prison, leaped from the tram. The guards shot bim in the mouth as he jittn|»ed. He recently came from the hospital and was employed as a runner. His companion* w ere I jute, a fifteen-year man from I»gan county, for manslaughter; Kelly, a three-year man; Butler, a three-year man, and Lithgo, a twelve vt-ar luau from Hamilton, for rah-liery. They were much chagrined when a guard caught them all iu the tunnel. MR. POWDERLY AT ALBANY. He Foxfire***-* an Opinion on the Appointment of a Miue I impellor. Albany, May 23—Over 3,UUU men parad ed la: t night in honor of General Master W orkman Powderly, who i in the city. Later Mr. Powderly lectured on “Kiiight-hood," before an audience of 4,UUUpeople. To a Toited Pies* report* r Mr. Powderly, speaking of the IJH signed by Governor II ill, tx* appoint a mine inspector, said that he did not lielieve that it would result in very much pr.u-tical g<»«>d In his own state. Pennsylvania, they had mine inspectors, hut they were appointed because of their isditical pull. “They kuow no more about miniug than I do about getting into heaven by the back door, and that is iU»soliitely nothing,’’ declared Mr. Powderly. “If the governor would a|!(K>iut sonic man iu this state who was uot in the employ i»f some corporation, or who could not becontrolled by the corj>orations or cspitalists, some good might result. W by, .ti Pennsylvania, the meu we have never go iii the tuiues. They draw their salary 'landing around and smelling of the ti - c. ** Mi Pow dei I* e ,n-e*»*ed himself a* gratified with tile ( r«*' -es* I hat had l>een made in labor legislation in this state. Mini complimented big aly I he workingmen of the state for tin* success that had attended the intelligent efforts they had put forth. A Sensational Elopement. New Bedford, Ma**., May 23.—There la considerable excitement over the elopement of Kli Porter, a man of 3U years of age, employed as a loom fixer in No. ti Wamsuttn mill, and Mary Wood Reed, aged IO. employed a* a weaver in the same room of the mill. The girl did not come home from her work a* usual, aud aa it was known that Porter, w'ho has a wife and a 3-months-old child, wa.* enamored of the girl, the parents went to find him to see lf he could give any reason for her disappearance. It was then fouud that both mau aud girl hail left the mill in the afternoon aud hail liecu seeu leaving the city iu the cars. The patent* of the child, who is pretty and prepossessing, are much distressed over the affair and the father, who baa voiced vengeance on the mau. Porter, has gjotie to try aud trace the whereabouts of his daughter. The man is well known in this city. Lord Rose berry Address** a Large Meeting ot tile Natlenal Federation League. The Italian Government Financially Embarrassed—The Nit oat Ion Between Russia aad Austria. London. May 23.—An important and numerously attended meeting af th# Na-t%sal Federation league was held yesterday, over which Earl Roseberry presided. In the course of his remarks, laving liefore the meeting the business which called them together, lx>rd Koaeberry exp fessed the opinion that the preseat was uot an opportune time for a conference on the question of imperial federation, owing to the fact that a strong wave In favor of colonial federatiou was now sweeping ever Australia. The autipodeati colonists, he said, were far more eager now to bring to a successful issue their owu federation schemes than to accomplish anything iu the way of imperial federation, ami the Utter question mast therefore bide its time The prospects of the ultimate suc-ceaa of the imperial movrnirnt, however, wore advancing rapidly. THE FINANCIAL SITUATION IN ITALY. Th* financial situation in Italy is critical aud the government is driven to extremities for means to support the troops aud public officials. Th# unemployed iii Rome aud Naples are assuming a menacing attitude and frequent arrests do not avail to intimidate the people as formerly. In Naples some excitement ha* beeu caused by a rumor that the I'uited State* govern meut proposes to put a stop toemigratiou. Peasant* are selling out. their belonging* aud Hocking in throng* to the nearest port* where passage may lie obtained to America la-fore the prohibitive measures shall be put iu force. The maiu cause* of the dist-nnteat. among the peasantry are the marked increase in the hurdeu of taxatiou and the strict enforcement of the couscriptiou law IN FEAR OF OERMANY. I'neaaine** in rrgrard to the situation lief ween Russia aud Austria increases, notwithstanding the friendly letter of the czar to the Au*triau regiment, of which he is the nominal colonel. It is iielieved that Rmeds is only deterred from an immediate attack by fear of Germany, but that apprehension may not be sufficient to prevent a determined movement by the czar’* forces toward the Danubtan provinces. Turkey ha* uot yet responded to Russia’s demand for the payment of war in demnitv aud. iu default, there is uo doubt that Russia will at once eras* the Turkish frontier in Asia. King Izenpold of Belgium paid a visit to Miss Dorothy Tennant yesterday and heartily cougrat Hinted her upon her approaching marriage to Mr Stanley. The regard and admiration entertained by King l^eopold for Mr. Stanley are of no high nu order a* to induce the suggestion that his majesty will be present at the marriage ceremony in \Y eel minster Ab bey. United State* Minister Lincoln ha* terminated his furlough aud returned to his duties at the American legation. He in much improved iu health aud spirits by hi* brief rest A UOGD EXAMPi.E TO FOLLOW. The Duke of Bedford has set an example that the landlord* of Ireland might follow with immediate honor aud ultimate profit. After a careful cou*iderat ion of the mutual relation* existing between himself aud the tenant* ef his English es tate* his grace has voluntarily remitted ■’VU lier cent of their rents. At Hagen, Westphalia, yesterday, a widower named Schultz deliberately drowned his two little children iu the river Volute and committed suicide by jumping iuto the stream when they had disappeared. Schultz was suffering from meutal aberration caused by the refusal of a young girl upou whom he had set hi* affections to become his wife. A youth about lh year* of age Darned Roller has beeu sentenced to death at Breslau for criminally assaultiug and afterward* murdering a N-year-old girl. The boy manifested perfect indifference to the proceeding* of his trial and received hi* sentence with amazing stoicism. The wmsl* in the vicinity of Frankfort are infested with robbers, who lie in wait and plunder tourists venturesome enough to atrail beyond the limits of the city. The police have thus far had little success iu suppressing their depredation* and none at all in capturing the thieves. THE ENGLISHMEN WILL SUFFER. Cig* rn» aker* Strike for Higher XA ages. New York, May 23 —The employes of nine cigar factories, numbering I,OOH bauds, are now on strike in this city for an I increase of from 5W cents to $1 per 1,000 cigars. Two thousand more cigar maker* wil! go out OU Monday uext. Wreck ou the Chicago and Alton. Kansas City, May 23.—The incoming traiu on the Chicago and Alton was run iuto by a freight yesterday afternoon and three coaches derailed. No oue wa* killed but several passengers are reported injured The accident occurred at the cross mg of the Missouri Pacific track. Ceavicted of Murder in the First Degree. Rochester, N. Y., May 28 —The jury in the case of Frank Fish, charged with murder in the first degree, whose trial has been proceeding at Canandaigua for several days, brought in a verdict of guilty last night. The sentence will probably be pronounced to morrow. The Datie* ou Nugar. I ain DON, May 23.—In the house of com mons last evening Col. E, S. Hill, member for South Bristol, alluding to the opposi tion of the American refiner* to the proposed abolition of duties in America ou sugar below sixteen Dutch sfaudiAl, asked the government if he would again invite the Washington government to joiu the sugar convention. Sir J ainee Ferguson, un-der foreign secretary, said it was uncertain what the the American congress would finally decide upon rn the matter of the tariff." There was no ground for the thought that a renewal of the invitation to the Washington government to the convent iou would be successful. Mr. E. W. Beckett, member for Whitby, asked the assurance of the government that English interests in Africa wrould uot be sacrificed to Germany. For the purpose of discussing the matter he moved to reduce the foreign office vote. Sir James Fergusson said the government was mindful of the Interests of the country, but must respect the a^pirations of other countries if they would expect their own to lie recognized. Billed by Lightning While st Prayer. BERLIN, May 23.—While the people of the village of St. Malden, near Hi Ides bel rn, were assembled in the church whither they had re (laired yesterday to pray for the cessation of the hail storm* which have of late prevailed in that locality with damaging effect, the building wa* struck by lightning. Four persons were instantly killed, twenty were seriously injured aud four were permanently blinded by the flash. The congregation were in an attitude of prayer at the time the bolt fell. In the ensuing rush for the doors, the people being wild with fright, two chil lreu were crushed to death. An Advance in Wage*. Berlin, May 23—The workmen employed in the state gun factories st San-dau have received an advance of 20 per cent, in their wages. On Their Wedding Tour. New York, May, May 23 —Mr. and Mrs. Walter Dam roach were passengers by the steamship Columbia, which sailed yesterday for Hamburg. By the Alleged Scheme cf FIIIHoatere to Capture Loner California. SanFuam iso), May 23.- The Chronicle’s •qteria! from Ixjs Angeles gi\r* interviews with a nu iii tier of prominent citizens ou the alleged filibustering scheme. C. A. Deloy, a resident of Ensenada, said The expose will create intense excitement on the peninsula, and, in my opinion will result in President Diaz demanding an explanation from the state department and probably a demand from the Mexican government that the conspirators tie pun felted. Mr. Deloy also said the exposure will result in serious damage to the interest* of Americans on the peninsula, hut that the worst sufferer* will lie the English stork holder* in the Mexican land arni colonic* tion company. He think* the large grant which the company now holds from the Mexican government will be declared for felted, and the company’s property at En -s-nada. Alamo and other places confiscated. The company’s officers will also probably lie arrested A. K, Coney, tile Mexican consul gen eral here, say*:    There    is    no    fear of th# filibuster* attaining th ir object, either by l»eac»*ful or warlike mean*. I do uot be lieve tile cordial feelings exist ing lie! w<jea the ('tilted States and Mexico, promoted largely through the efforts and by the wiz dom of President Diaz, can in any way be interfered with through the effort* of half a dozen adventurer* whose sole object is to make money while their dillies suffer. A FOOLISH GIRL. Her Lover is Arrested and she Begs to be Taken to Jail With Him. Atlanta, Ga., -Ma} Ii) Six year* in the penitentiary and a Hue of fcAH), was the -s'liteiu-e passed ujhvii Christopher Clark iu the United State* court, for conspiracy. ('lark I* a half breed, and wa* arrested last January by Ileputy Marshal Griswold on a charge of makiug illicit whisky. The same day Deputy Marshal Griswold went over the mountains into Fauuiii county for the purpose of summoning witnesses in the case. When he was returning five men sprang from t he woods and fired into his party, It was dark, but by the flash of the guns the officer* were enabled to recognize Clark and a man warned Blackwell. Both men were arrested After Clark had received hi* sentence, Black wells daughter, who is said to lie his lief rothed, fell on his neck screaming and ••egging to is* taken with him to jail. She had to lie toro away by force. A Loin' Strike Inevitable. Reynoldsville. Pa., May 23.—A long ami bitter strike of the coal miners of this district seem-* inevitable. At a mass meeting he e, at which over GM) mitier* were precut, a motion prevailed to goon strike until the (’ol ii rn bu* scale wa* paid, or arbitration was grunted by the Bell, I>ewi* A: Yates conipHiiv. The Clarion miners decided to act iii concert This action wa* decided upon. not wit h-t anding that the Rochester men at Dultoi* refused last Friday, by a vote of 420 to JU. to strike. Fears are entertained at Dubois that the miners then* will reconsider their action, but this is hardly possible The Hell, I>ewi* & Yules company is ready for a six mouths’ lockout. Alnnit 4,nno miners are affected by the action taken at the meeting. Bisagre#* XVUh the    4’eurt. Nevada, la., May 23.—Judge Hindman of the diet riot court in his charge to the grand jury look the ground that, not withstanding t he lute decision of the United States Nitpreiiie court, uo person ha* a right iii thi- state to keep a place for the -ale of intoxicating liquor* of any kind, either in original pm kages or otherwise, arni that it \v:is the sworn duty of the jurors to report to th* court by indictment any perron charged with the keeping of any such place, without regard aa In whore’ such liquor* came from. He niniutained that interstate commerce ha* nothing to do with the question, and that the keeping of a place for the sale of liquor* is a nuisance, no matter how they are dealt ouL    _ _ Mayor Cottrell still at I.urge. CEDAR K kvs, Flu . May 23. —The revenue cutter Mclume left here for |M>iuts along the Suwane river, ou a hunt for Cottrell, the fugitive mayor. (’apt. Smyth, before leaving, landed a detachment ef seamen to protact the custom* house offT err and property. MapJial Mitchell ba* returned from Jacksonville, having 1>een released on RI.UUU bail, and was restored to duty by Mr. Fin I ay son, chairman of the tow u council, amid the protests of the liest |»eopie of the city. Cottrell has not been deposed a* mayor of t he cit y yet. The people are thoroughly demoralized. the the A Young Lady’s Lucky Esnpe, Constant!noplf;, May 23. — While daughter of the chief dragoman of Russian embassy in this city wa* walking in company with her governess in Huyuk-dere, on the I.urojiean side of the Bosphorus, ten miles from Constantinople, she was assaulted by four Turkish soldiers, who grossly maltreated her. The woman’* cries for assistance were heard, and all four of the girl s assailants were captured. Threw Herself from a Train. Monon, Iud., May 23. — An unknown young woman on the vestibule traiu from Chicago, tied a ro(»e a inuit her neck, fas teuedthe other end to the railing of the car and threw herself off. The train stopped, an engine was sent bin k, and the remain* were fouud in a pool of water. The woman wa* seeu to drink from a whisky lait tie on the car. A Mail Bobber Sentenced. Rochester, N. Y., May Ut. — Abram Bogard us. formerly superintendent of mail* in the Rochester postoffice, pleaded guilty to the count* in th* indictment against him charging the secreting of letter*, yesterday in the United States circuit court, and Judge Coxe sentenced him to imprisonment in the Albany county penitentiary for a term of three year*. TMK WOKK OF CONGRESS. BUSINESS TRANSACTED IN HOUSE AND SENATE. THE EK.IE STOH.E An Amendment to the Ceilan* Law. Washington, May 23. — Mr. Dumell, from the house committee on census, reported a hill amendatory of the census act. Passed. (It prescribe* a penalty upon any supervisor or enumerator who shall receive, or any (»erson w ho shall pay, any fee or other consideration in addition to the compensation of such supervisor or enumerator. Robbins’ Cirrus Wrecked. Nashua, N H., Mar 23.—At 3 a. in. yesterday Robbins’ circus train, en route to Epping, w here it was toshow. wa* w recked near the junction of the Nashua and Rochester and Boston and IX)well road* Oue car full of carriages jumped the track aud the rest of the train piled up in a total wreck. The loss to Robbins will be heavy. The II utter Discusses the River and Harbor Kill in Committee of the Xii hole—The Senate Resumes Consider atioii of the Nllver Hill—A Lengthy Debate on the Naval Hill. W ashington, May 23 —In the house ye* terday Mr. Du tine! I of Minnesota, from the committee on census, reported a bill amendatory to the census act. Passed. (It prest rd*** a penalty upon auy supervi* or enumerator who shall receive, or any person who *hall pay, any fee or other consideration in addition to the coni penna tion of such supervisor or enumerator. J A bill wa* passed appropriating IDU, UUU to supply a deficiency in the appropriation for public printing and binding The bouse then went into committee of the whole, Mr. Burrows of Michigan in the chair, ou the river and harbor hill Mr Henderson of Illiuoi*. chairman of the committee eu river* and harbors, ex (din lied the provis ion* of the bill, stating that it appropria toil $20,1132, HOU, based upon estimate* aggregating $30,400,000. He Iielieved that there wa* no money that weut out of the treasury that wa* so much in the interest outlie |ample of the country as the mouey extended in the improvement of rix’ers and hari>oni. Mr. Blttchford of louisiana said the fact that a great anti disastrous flood had recently occurred in the lower valley of tho Mississippi river wa* a sufficient ex cuse (if excuse were needed > for calling th# attention of the house to the requirements of that stream. That great river had a way of |»erindicaily overflowing it* banks to the great destruction of property, and often to the dent ruction of human life; ami it was time that congress should be waking up to the idea that something should lie done to harness its waters. The waters that do wed to Louisiana came lowu from New York aud all states north of the Missouri river. He found explicit authority in the constitution justifying congress iu rest raining flood water*. The late flood ha«t demonstrated not only that the levee system was a failure, but that an adequate system of levees would prevent flood. Wheu the post route of the Mississippi river was deM royed, it was plain that the general government had author ity to erect works to protect that post route. Under tile general welfare clause, also, the government had a right to re strain the fl'ssi waters of the great river. Mr Catching* of Mississippi urged that f he improvement of the river would furnish greater relief to the western farmer* thau md vt ii lug rl*e that congress could do. He defended the levee system. Mr. Wheeler of Alabama advocated the appropriation of $5UU,(JU0 for the im provetneut of the Tennessee river. Mr. Kerr of Iowa attacked the hill,which was defended by Mr. Grosvenor of Ohio. Mr. Boat tier of Louisiana spoke in favor of an amendment which, he said, he would offer if opportunity were precented, to strikeout the clause providing that noue f the appropriations for the Mississippi shall is* expended to repair or build levees for the purpose of reclaiming lauds or preventing injury to lauds or private prop erty by overflow*. The committee then rose. Mr. Quinn of New York introduced a bill reducing to I cent an ounce or fraction thereof, the postage drop letters in cities of IOU,UUU inhabitants or over. IN THE YEN ATE. In the senate yesterday the credentials of Calxiu S. Brice as senator from the state of Ohio for six years, commencing March 4. isqj, were presented by Mr. Payne, read ami placed on file. The silver bill was then taken up aud Mr. Daniel addressed the senate in favor if silver currency The financial system of the country, hV said, was in disarray. comprehended taxation, currency aud debt Separately and collectively they were out of joint. The currency was insufficient in volume to maintain price*, and was irresponsive to the laws of trade ’axation was excessive, a worse than useless burden, aud the public debt had been (nit iu such anomalous relation to the laws that the government appeared on iioth sides of the sales counter In the most ontradictory position. Mr Dauiel spoke of the demonetization act of lHTTt as having beeu smuggled hrough congress aud signed by tile prescient ignorantly. Mr. Sherman denied his last statement aud said the act of 1873 had lieen discussed In congress for two years and largely distributed throughout the country. The silver bill wa* laid aside without action and the naval appropriation bill was taken up. The amendment* reported by the committee striking out an appropriation of $30,OOO, for m>airs to the dry dock at the Hoaton tjftvy yard, and the -aine amount for reconstructing buildings at the Portsmouth ye rd were debated at some length. During the discussion Mr. Gorman criticised the system of using navy yards for public purposes instead of having the work doue in private shops, arid Mr. Haw ley replied in defense of the navy department. The bill went over without action. After brief secret session the senate adjourned. To Fanlight**!! Governor Hill. Albany, May 23.—Assemblymen Cornell of Richmond county i* here with elaborate map* of the Staten Island shore to enable (Jovernor Hill to apprehend the full scope of the pier and bulkhead bill, which has not yet been signed. The map* shoxv that there are numerous water lot owners who xviii lie U uefited by the exudation other than the Rapid Transit Railroad company, who owns leas than one quarter of the water front. An elaborate brief from Erast us \V inurn wa* also re ceived in which it wa* stated that should he bill fail to receive the governor’s signature it would defeat the purpose of congress which, after three years of Investigation. authorized the erection of the Arthur Kill bridge, and which now being completed, renders accessible ten miles of water front in the harlmr off New York to no less thau six trunk lines of railroad. The brief further at ate* that the petitions in favor of the Arthur Kill bridge were signed by New York business men repre Henting $Tmju.uu0,UU0, Including H. B Hyde, John A. Stewart, William M Evarts, O. B. Potter, H. B. C'afln. H. K. Thurifer and other prominent persons. The Brewers’ Convention Adjourns. Washington, May 23.—The brewers’ dx tion a1 convention held a short session yesterday morning. The old officers were elected for the ensuing year and the convention adjourned sine die. Granted a Niue-Hour Day. Newport, R. L, May 23.-Th# blacksmiths aud plumbers hare been granted a nine-bo ut day. I $8.75 (’III Ll iRKN’S CARRIAGES $9.75 Best Silk I’lusl BABY i. Ilnmlnonirly Upholstered CARRIAGES, With Heavy Lined Satin Parasol and JT St andan i <r ‘.-s' Star (fear Spring THE FINEST IN THE MARKET Worth $12.00 and $14.00, for $8.75 and $9.75 SPECIAL PRICE. ETTIE BTOTTE. SPECIAL w ANNOUNCEMENT ORK EHA MKC ll ti! XX'ANTED Xii'ii, Mini women Big pay. Steady work Outfit free. No experience needed. J. KUO sn K WHIT MKV. mimer} man, Roe ll eater, N. Y ^nFi'MAni «* ('O., I ‘MU’ ii I Attorney*, EIA 7th ^ ST, XX aulu tiglon, 11 CV, opp I s i>stcnt Of J I OHI) A K I A us ton, Ii. T.., "ppH floe. Patent*, (    anil    Ii•* Imhiicm secured Trade Mark* I’l'KirtU red All I’mUuiI hiiatucM oiiducied for moderate Fess. Information. Advice aud aperial reference* moil on request. £71 ill) L 4:41() (iii A MONTH can is- made NJW It $6working for us. Person* pre-lerred who can furnish a horst and give their whole time to the business. Spare moments may be profitably employed also. A lew vacancies in town* md cities. H. F. JOHNSON At CO,, loon Main SU, Hu I,mon.I, Va. $r I ii I I AKU will buy the property on the »J* “ r corner of Front and Minn streets. Lot HO by I JH feel. I also have a law library of iver 20o volumes for sale cheap for cash. II. she ward, Dunkirk, N. Y. JUST RECEIVED :: A Cullom! of the— — FINEST and RAREST ROSES. Stamroscn, Weeping Ruses, Evergreens, Shrubs, Climbers, Fruit nod ornamental trees. Never before did you see trees so nice and large as these are. I will sell them very cheap. Why do I sell them cheap? Because it will help to improve the city amt make ll possible that after some time there will be no city or town iii whole Chant. County better provided xx itll fine trees than Dunkirk. Call at VANDERWEL LEN H GREEN HOUKE Cor. Eagle ami Seventh Hts. REMOVAL. Hr. Leo. K. Ilia* Wham has removed Iii* olh.-e and residence t<> No. .'Lh.' |»ovi* street. LIFFICK Hot’ HK—ll) a. iii. till nooa{ I |*. iii. till 4 p. iii. Nunda}’ forenoon aud weekday evening* tty appointment. •ii AAA* iM '’"v •IP 1    tx I veil lent *■ 4'.*.) Dove street a con-S-room house ;clot he* presses, coal awd wo« si house, handsome varanda and visiihule, back sloop and storm-house, screen d<a rs and windows, storm sashes and outaide Minds; handsomely paper'd, newly I>a11.1I inside and out, water ami sink iii Jteheii aud h droit for Im va ti. Lot (Mix IMO, new sidewalks, fruit trees, garden and hot-lied A hargaiu. ROOMS TO RENT ” in the Merchant* Bank.Building. I nq intend ti    Jacob    Wirtncr    or    Frank    May. CARL SCHAUER 59 East Third St., IIhh just received a full line of L rn OVERCOATS AHB B Equal to any iii the city, and prices that will pay you to see him lyefoit1! purchasing. -OUR SPRING AND HUMMER LINE OF Osfori Tie: and Sillier: WE HAVE THEM IN PATENT LEATHER A BRIGHT DONGOLA, WITH FANCY COLORED OOZE TRIMMINGS. WE ALSO HAVE A BEAUTIFUL PATENT LEA TUER SLIPPER, WITH A Buffalo, N. Y. " e have frequent reqiiUHtH by mail for huiii|i1cm of new embroider* ten. Such requests we are pleased to receive, but we beg to ask for particular* iii regard to the sample* wanted. State xvlictlier edging*, insertions or flouncing;*!, »leo what whkli and some idea of (lie price. We have s stork of cmhroiderieM that is second to none in the country ami superior to any iii Buffalo. I lie money value we offer is simply un pa rn lim I. J here are edgings from 1-4 of an inch to IS inches wide in cambric, jaconet, nainsook and Swiss muslin. Matched sets in different width* of edging and insertion of all desirable kinds of material. All over embroideries iii great variety. Flouncings in the different widths from in inches to bo inches. Special lines of cambric edges at 5c, loc, 12 l-2e.    15c,    and    25 cts. rn per yard. A ox xi, M kl Di.i XI iU Ani* ic USON. New goods for this season are comiag in daily. 'lite muslin underwear stock is complete, also the linen stoc k, the cotton lr,Lock and the white goods stock. By “complete” we mean they have all the new style* in this season's new goods—all the variety that the hest purchasing facilities in the country can bring together. The W inter stocks are offering great bargains. There never was a time when you could trade here advantageously. more Mddi’uiib- sod ifldersofl, DRY GOODS, Carpets and Draperies, Bi>ok»|ttn<| NI Mi lottery, AMERICAN BLOCK, :Sitfi-40il MAIN BUFFALO, N. Y. C C. PENFOLD Manufacturer and Importer, 3«4 MAIN KT., BUFFALO, N. Y. DEALER IN I Mamou tis,    VV    ateh es aud Jewelry, Cba:Kb, Silverware, Leather Goo*!*, eb'. LARGE BUCKLE. HTREET WEAR. FOR SULLIVAN & SON, 213 Centre Street, ENGR A I / AO, GOLD <f HIL VER PRA TIS A COMPLETE LINK or Holiday Goods, SM MAIN Op(*oaite Iroquois Hotel ST HK KT,Go to Monroe s for Curtains and Fixtures ;