Dunkirk Evening Observer Newspaper Archives

- Page 1

Issue Date:
Pages Available: 9

About Dunkirk Evening Observer

  • Publication Name: Dunkirk Evening Observer
  • Location: Dunkirk, New York
  • Pages Available: 162,093
  • Years Available: 1882 - 1989
Learn More About This Publication

About NewspaperArchive.com

  • 2.17+ Billion Articles and Growing Everyday!
  • More Than 400 Years of Papers. From 1607 to Today!
  • Articles Covering 50 U.S.States + 22 Other Countries
  • Powerful, Time Saving Search Features!
Find Your Ancestors Now

View Sample Pages : Dunkirk Evening Observer, November 14, 1890

Get Access to These Newspapers Plus 2.17+ Billion Other Articles

OCR Text

Dunkirk Evening Observer (Newspaper) - November 14, 1890, Dunkirk, New York VOL. XX. titiP H.E8ENTATIVE -_ DUNKIRK, N. Y., FRIDAY. NOVEMBER 14, B QSINESS HOUSES OF DUNKIRK, ANBW KtnLlNO MACHINE lor ruling all kinds of blanks is the latest audition to no Mechanical Department of Dunkirk Printing Company. BB. ULFFOKD, ZB and ZB Central Are. Artistic Photographer Instantaneous Pbotofrrsp.'n ol Babies a specialty. Sitters wed not wait lor OOOK BINDEKY-JAMM IKVINO. IT> I pnetor, No. 16 K. Second street, nenr HuJ- (alostreet, Dunkirk. N. Y. MII- fnmpnlrts, etc., bound in nil styled. Orders pniiuntl} attended to. A.I1 work guaranteed. HUKOHKK'9 CKOCKKRT HOUSE. 303 Central Avenue. SVnolcnulB and retail dealer in Imported and 'Otuestic China. Glaasware, Ac. I 1HAUTAIMJUA HOTEL, Uates, il per day. '.ivery and Boarding Stable connection, Victor Bider, 335 and 837 I.ion street A DAZZLING FEAST. HONORS SHOWERED UPON OLD ROMAN. Democrats at to Celebrate Allen O. Thur- mmn', Seventy-Seventh T.ter.n Stateiman Announces HU Ke- tiTemenl from Active Public Preildent Speech on Amerl- Oltlmuhlp. CoLiJXBBa, O., Nov. Ex-Senator Allen 0. Thurman last night announced his (waolute and unequivocal with- rtrnwaJ public life. The oc- casion selected by the venerable atates- for this declaration wan the banquet tendered to him by the political club which bears his name in honor of the 77th anniversary of hia birth. It wag towards t.he clone of an address delivered at times with considerable difficulty, and in a voice that could bo heard but a few yards dis- tant, that, suddenly gathering up NO. 82. HIT BAHBF.K SHOP ,V Chas. Nagle, Prop.. Under Lake Shore National Bank, corne Center and Third A fine atonk Foreign and Domestic I VUNKIKK EVENING OBSERVER, Largest Daily in tbe Connty. An unequalled advertiaing medium. DUNKIRK ENGINEERING COMPANY Formerly Sellew A Pouple. ilanulaclurers of Engines, Boilers. Pulleys limiting Hangera. etc. Patterns, Forgmjre Castings, and Machine Work to order. SHIBT CO., 203, 206 an.l -M Center street, Manufacturers of th Cromwell' and "Dunkirk" perfect- Httim Dreas Shiru. On gale in all leading funiMhinK ami dry goods houses in Dunkirk, DF. TiMUUfY, 434 and Lion street, b-aier in Hour, Feed, -alt. Baled (lay. I'tios PI-.-. Katabliinud, ME UOTEI, and iJinmz Saloon. Union f A Depot. access to afi trains and bus- 'ueea houses. Best accommodation! for Com ".orc.ial Travelers. John J. Murpby, Prop. I -HLEICS CO.. 87 and E Tbird street. Flue Furniture. Cabinet Ware and Up- QoUUsnng. Picture Frames made lo order. if U. n.VTTESON a CO., Jfll Central Are., ol Kaslnou and Gentlemen Outfitters 1 I AKKLI, STEAM HEATING CO., anutacturera nl Steam Healing AppartUuu. aniUtrv Plumbing a Specialty. LJ OME STKAH LACNUKV. Our apuuialtiea: JTine Shiru, loc; Cullan, Jc; Lace Curtains. Free Deliv- ery. A VV. Center street. II K. OJSHAL E. Third St., cor. at Buffalo Uanatac.nrer aud dealer in Fine Boots A Shoes aENRT WKILER'S NEW STOKK, JUS E Third st. Books. Stationery, Musical In- ilrumenU.MaKazized.Uaily aud Weekly Papers, evcrylhipg pertaining to a first book tore. Schooi Hooks a specialty. JOB PRINTING ol every description and at lowest living rates by Dunkirk Printing Company, Sand 10 E. Second St i t> H. VAN BURKN SON, Fire Life, Accident and General Insuracac. Dcui- n Keal Estate and I'ariiculai attention paid to the care ol properly collect- ng re in Keal instate anu 1't paid to the care ol properly 5 rents Ac. 2ia Center at.. 2nd Uoor. v 1 ONKOE'S PHARMACV, -'too Central Avenue Wall Paper Pd.nt Oils, Au. J. W., i. -209 Center street, and in Harness, Saddles, Bridles. Collars, Buffalo I'.olios. tlor-BP Covers Cloves Mittenaand3icigh SCHOLTKS, L 17 East Third street, Faimonable Tailor. Gentlemen will flnd it to tneir advantage to call cm me before purchasing- eleewhcrc. FB. V.VRY CO., S33 Lion street. Ueneral Hardware, Whit enera arware, ie ea.ls.tunter Supplies, oil Cloths, LJrar.ite Ware. A epociai t> ol Suerwiu Williams Pa. >'tand Monroe rangi I UL1NO, such us blank-books, ledgers, anil IX all kinds ol blanks doce at Dunkirk E'riuting Company, S and 10 E. Second at. UOLJJKNUAUXR, Cor. Third anil Buffalo Su., Dealer m Marble. Flagging anu Building bume. Call on me i-ctore your aide-walk. R1SLEV CO., 7 and 9 Kast Front street. Whiaky. Wines, Brandies, Liquor Store for Family Use. I O11KBT Me KAY, IV l.ion street, near the depot. Boarding, Sale, Feed aud Livery Slabta >ta -ling by the day 01 week on reasonable terms. ,-AM J. tiU'FOKD, 301 Central O General jUisorauce aud iteal Kstau FTP, Lite, Accident, and Live Stout Insurance. Promp' attention Kivsn to baym, ind selling Estate JO.-.ES. 1 75 E. Third oor. Ueer. Kxtelsioi Meat Market. Fresh, Salt an- ileata, Lard, Sausages, Oysters an Poulirv. ATC1LES, JBWELKY, Buy the Aurora Railroad Watch. P.-Jpairing a specialty. Frank F. Stapl, Si E. Third et. M. MOCKER. Merchant Tailor, lf. Central Arenur HEALTH IS WEALTH OR. fc. u. WIST'S NHKVE AND TPKATMEXT. a guaranteed specific tot Hrite- na, Convulsions, Fits, Nervoni Neuralgia, Headache, Nervous Prostration caused by the use of alcohol or ubacco. Wake- fullness, Mental Depression, Softening of the Brain resulting in insanity and leading u misery, decay and death, Premature Old Age Barrenness, power in either MX, In. voluntary Losses and Speraatorracea caused by over-ejcertion oi the brain, seli-abose or over-indulgence. Eabh box contains one monthc treatment. box, boxes for W.OO tent by mail prepaid on receipt ol prios. %K SIX BOXES To can any CAM. With each order receive by us lor six boxes, accompanied with w will send tbft puronaser our written guarante to refund the money if the treatment does no effect a curt-Guarantees iscaed only by MON xoz's PHARMACT. Sole Ageut, 500 Centra Are, T. o. H'nl throwing hi, .shoulders' backward, while hin eyes swept Ihetfreat throng that IHIM gathered to do him hom- age, he Bpokp HK follows: "-My fi-iends. let me say to you in all sincerity and without the least mental reservutiou ihat I HIII not, nor shall I be again, a candidate- for office." The stillness which fur a couple of mo- followed this declaration was in- It seemed as though everyone of he thousand or more upon whom the had fallen felt that he had lost a riend. Tbeo aa with trembling tone.s the peaker went on to say that he felt that IB had been sufficiently honored by bis larty.therewas a revere.onof fouling. The ast audience could uo longer restrain it- elf. Every man rose to his feet napkins were waved anil there went forth cheer ifter cheer which might have been heard ike the reverberation of cnnnoii for blocks away And amid the enthusiasm the tutesman, who hud practically said good- by, sank into his seat. The banquet itself was a magnificent affair. Nothing like it, has ever before weu attempted in the Buckaye state. The 1 on rteenth regi- ment armory had transformed uto a fairyland, 'he rafters of its oiling and its walls were hidden from lew by thousands f yards of bright- ol o r e d bunting nd silken flags and aimers innumera- b. Around the oor, rising tier above tier, were the loicest products of the hot house, while bove all towered majestic palms aud exotics. The orchestra was hidden from view lu mass of foliage In turn surrounded with curtain of smilax. At the southern end of the ball, upon a platform heaped with palms and roses in bloom were crayon por" traituie statues of Presi dent Cleve- land and the es- rial guest of the evening. The table of honor rested upon a platform who prize Iti true worth pare American citizenship, iibould Rather here to-night. It is given to contemplate THE "tatesmanihip, the most un yielding and disinterested devotion to thi interest of the people, and the valu able achievements in cause of oui country's welfare, all of which have been stimulated and accomplished through the Influence and impulse of true, unpirrert- ed, sturdy Americanism. We rejoice in example afforded on this occasion of gsnuine American citizenship, revealec to us as a nafe and Infallible interpreter ol duty In all the emergencies of a long and honorable public career, and as an ing guide to usefulness and fame. In this presence and In the atmosphere of these reflections, we should not misa the lesson they commend to us, nor fail to renew our appreciation of the value of this citizenship, and revira our apprehen- sion of the sentiments and conditions in which it its rise and growth. And first of all we should be profoundly grateful that the elements which make up the strength and vigor of American citi- zenship, are so naturally related to onr situation and are so simple. The intrigues of monarchy which taint the individual character of the subject; the splendor which the popular ere aud dis- tracts the attention fromahust's and stifles dibcontent: the schemes of conquest and selfish aggrandizement which make a self- ish have no legitimate In our national life. Here the plain people of the land are the rulers. Their Investiture of power ii only accompanied with the conditions that they lova their country, jealously guard and protect its interests and fair fame, and that all the Intelligence with which they are endowed should be devoted to an understanding of its needs and the promotion of its welfare. These ars the elementsof American citi- zenship, and these are theconditions upon which onr free institutions were entrusted to onr people, in full reliance, at the he- ft lining and for all the time to come, upon American manhood, consecrated by the highest and purest patriotism. A country broad and new, to be subdued the purposes of man's existence, and promisitig vast and independent resources and a ncople intelligently understanding he value a free nation, and holding ast tn an intense affection for its history and its heroes, have had much to do with moulding our American character aud giving it hardihood and vigor. But It should never be forgotten that the influ- ence which, more than all other things, has made our people safe depositaries of governmental jiower, and which has fur- nished the surest guaranty of thestrength and perpetuiiy of the republic, has its tource in the American home. Here our patriotism is born and entwines itself with the growth of filial love, and here our children are taught, the story of our freedom and independence. But above all. here in the bracing and wholesome atmosphere of uncomplaining frugality and economy, the mental and moral at- tributes of our people have been firmly knit and invigorated. Never could it be said of any country RO truly as of ours, that the permanency of Its Institutions' depend upon its homes. I have spoken of frugality and economy as important factors in American life. I find no fault with the accumulation of wealth, and am glad to see energy and en- terprise receive their fair reward. But I believe that our government in its natural integrity is exactly suited to a frugal and economical people: and I believe it is safest in the hands of those who have been made strong and self-reliant m their citi- zenship, by self-denial mid by the sur- roundings of an enforced economy. Thrift and careful watchfulness of expenditure among the people tend to secure a thrifty government; aud cheap and careful living these things led np to their final betrayal to satisfy the demands of those who had supplied the fund for their corruption. This beytrayal was palpable; and it was impossible to deny or couceal the fact that the pretended relief tendered to the peo- in fulfillment of R promise to lighten the burdens of their life, made by the party entrusted with the government, was but a scheme to pay the debts in- curred by tbe purchase of party success, while It further increased the impoverish ment of tbe masses. The people were ut last aroused ami de- manded an explanation. They had been taught for OIK. hundred yeara that in the distribution of benefits their government should be administered with equality aud justice. They had learned tliut wealth was not indispensable to reipertiibiltty and that it did I'litith it, pu-sns nrs to especial guv.-rni.ieiral favors. Humble with scanty Incomes had been en lounged b) the influence and the spirit of onr institutions, to practice ucnn'iny and frugality to tha end thai, theymighl enjoy to the utmost the rewards "of their toil. The influence of the American horns: was still about them, lu their simplicity they knew mi.hiiig of aneu dispensation whici made cheapness disicpntable, anil the still loved the cheap omits of Lincoln an Gsrfield, anil hundreds of their country men whom they held in veneration. Am these unsophisticated Amp-leans, un conscious of t.heir wrong-doing, demandet the redemption of party pledge and clamored for cheapness, in order that they might provide the necessaries and com orts of life for themselves aud their 'amiliea at the lowest possible cosr. The leaders of the party, which was :aught in the act of robbery and which yas arnigned by the people for a viola- lon of us mist, were forced bytheir sad iredicmiuiiii to a desperate expedient. To ttempt to reverse the current of true Americanism aud discredit the most hon- rable sentiments belonging to American imnhood. vit-re the disgraceful tasks of hose, who insulted our people by the an- ouncement uf the doctrine that to desire i'eapneas was to love Hastiness, and to j-actice economy and frugality was un- American. Thus do we plainly see that when the path pointed out by patriotism and Amer- ican ciUn-n.hip is forsaken by a party in power, for schemes of selfishness and for unscrupulous conspiracies for partisan success, its course inevitably leads to un- just favoritism, neglect of the interests of the masses, entire perversion of the miss- Ion of republican institutions, and, in tome form, to the most impudenband out- insult to true American senti- It cannot be denied that political events in the past, have uone far toward encour- aging arrogant party assumption. Every thoughtful iinil patriotic man has at times be-n dihuppoiuted and depressed by tbe apparent indifference and demoralization of the people. But such reflections have no place in the felicitation, o- to-night. This is a time when faith mourcountrymen should be fully ru-establishe The noise of a re- cent political revolution is still heard throughout the land; the people have just demonstrated that tliere is a point beyond which they cannot be led by blind parti- sanship, and that they are quite compe- tent to examine and correctly decide political questions concerning their and their welfare They have unmerci- fully resented every attack upon true American manhood, and have taught party leaders that, though slow to they tiike terrible revenges when betrayed They permit us to forgive our honored guest for all the cheap he has ever worn, for thev have declared tliem to be in fashion. They havo also decreed that A CRAZY MAN DROWNED. A FluUndnr'o Death at Silver Crei-k. An unknown man, short, thick set and about thirty years old. was put off ut Silver Creek on Wednesday night by Conductor Morgan of the seventh sec tion of eastbound freight train 4ii on the Lake Shore, lie had eot on at Brocton. This was at eleven o'clock, and the watchman at the depot gave him a place to sit in the statlm all night. About five o'clock yesterday morning the man became raving mad, and yelled and screamed until the watchman was alarmed and sent for Christopher G m- ther, a constable who lives near, who handcuffed the madman. At six o'clock he quieted down, aud Gtinther took him home to keep him until day. when he had decided he would take the mm to the poorhouse. At seven he took him to breakfast. The inau was u foreigner, and could speak only two words, "Fiulandcr" and "Brocton." At the hotel the constable took the man to a room, which he found locked, and left him alone while he went for the key to open it. The handcuffs were uo longer on him, and while he was gone the Finn escaped and went down back of the ho tel, through a lumber yard, waded tin creek, and ran off to the shore of thi lake. He had on a pair of cloth over shoes when he first reached the place These he had made a way with somehow, and a pair of rubber boots was given BOARDOF SUPERVISORS. PnxvciMngi at I lie A.ljoiu tlie decalogue has on the part of individuals ouKht ey lmve the command "ihou shalt not steal." and have rendered economy in the public expenditures. a place in our politi the riiniiinu; half the length of the CALYIK s. hall. 1-ontntnda- ual with this there were sixtt.n tables, enoh with accommodation for eight guests. Kvery chair had its occupant whilo there were hundreds more who were content toviewthe proceedings from the Mr. Thurman sat on the right of Presi- dent John J. Lentz of the Thurman club, hta son Allnn IV. being nrxt to him, and then in succession Senator McDon- ald, Don M. Dick- onsou, C. P Br et-ken rid gt, Gen. Thos. Gwiuic and Guv. d. To the left of the chair were Dented G rover Cleveland, Gen. R. A. Harri- son and Bishop John A. Wittter-