Fort Wayne News, The (Newspaper) - July 11, 1898, Fort Wayne, Indiana
The Contractors Are at Work THE ALTERATIONS HAVE COMMENCED. This store which, for 33 years, has been Fort Wayne's pride will lie beautified and improved la such a manner that will show to our people Its Intentions of maintaining the position to which It has being the popular trading place (of all Northern In dlana. During these extensive alterations we are not going to pack away one dollar's worth of goods. We are going to reduce the stock by a system of Low Price Sales, la every department of the store, that will enable us to clear the way for the workmen as fast as needed. Tlie extraordinary low prices which will rule this month will closa the ears to the hammering and unavoidable con- fusion which will b: met with at all times. We cull attention to the special bargains that will b! found in the WASH GOUOi DEPARTMENT. Just a hint. 12 l-Zc Domestic Dimities, 6 Me new We Domestic Lawas, Sc new 25c French Dimities, ISc new 2Sc White I8c new Thousands of stylish washable and Silk Waists, fresh from America's foremost makers, much tinder value. All sizes and color- ing-', In well made waists, full bliuse front, laundered collar an( cuffs, yoke back, covered seams, worth SOc and 7Sc; la this sale at 3Sc each Hundreds of beautiful Lawn and Percale Waists, cut full and mute with care; nothing to suggest cheapness except the price. Nt-t one worth less than 8Sc and 90c. In this sale at SOc each. And here's a lot--hard to Imagine such fine ones could be bought at the very fine Percales, Organdies, Chintz and Ltwas. Real values, to S1.2S. In this sale at T5c. Another line, the usual prices of which arc tl.SO to tl.TS, made of Cheviots, Olnghama, Imported Lawns, Etc. In this atleatSl.OO. An unusual trade In Carpets at this season of the year. Our low prices tell the story. No one will get the drop bottom on Car- pets prices unless they visit us. We have got to make room. The reductions include everything In the Curtains, Rugs, Curtain Materials, Upholstery Goods, Etc. Novelty Wool Dress Goods at half price. Women's .Cotton Combination Suits, ISc; reduced from SOc. and Boys' Cotton Sweaters, ISc; from 2Sc. Ladles' and dents' Lawn String Ties, Ic each; were Sc. Economical housekeepers will make up comforts for fall now, when cotton goods can be bought so cheaply. Great Reductions in Muslin Underwear. Gauze Underwear for men, women and children. Oar painter artist, Mr. Wlgard P. Winks, is at his work on sec ond floor Step un and see him. Paintings given away this week as announced. S2 purchase gets you a small size. SS purchase a large Delineators for August Are Here. The Rurode Dry Goods Co The Fort Wayne News Br'WILLIAM D. PAGE. u .Sncontl-clui Matter at the c; at Fort Wayne, Ind. SUBSOltlPTIOS SATES: fir annum ................................H60 ftr Owrlcr. per week, detijcred................ IOc MONDAY. -iri.V II. 1WW. OUR GLORIOUS NAVY. Captain Uobley iX Evans has conlril uted an intensely interesting chapter to natioji's history in his description of the, destruction of flu; Spanish fleet; in no parlieukir is bis story more toueh- ing ihaa in its direct refi-iciu-e to Ihe hcftrlcdiifcw of the Anifriean men, ami incitlunUilty portraying liis own After miuutoly de.-eribing the butlfe, and showing Lhe tenanous, intrep- tit daring of our and llieir stolid indifference to anything like sentiment Uio fight wns jinigressing, be say: "Arf it wjis iijiparcnt that the Iowa i-niild not possibly the Co- Ion itinl tlint UIP Oregon and Mrooklyn 1111- doiilitedly would, and as the. fast Xew York mis also on her trail, 1 decided thai tlw (.-alls of humanity should be answered nnd Mm attention given to (hi; tvrplvc or fiftec.il Iiundrerl Spanish olliecrs and men who- had struck their eolois lo tho Anii-rtciin 1 thereforn liesided t.he. wrecl: of the. Vixeaya, now burn- fore, and When 1 in as far as tin: of wator would admit, I low- ered all my boaU and sent them at once to Ihe ii.-sistinice of the, iiiifortiniiite men were being ned by or i-finsterl on Urn decks. T soon discovered Hi" hi.-urge u I from shorn wi-riv .-.hooling on mm who were htniggl- ing in Ihe water after having surrendered io d.-. 1 iitiinediately put a stop to bnl. could not put. a .stop to the imilila- iimi of many bodi.s by the sharks iundo the reef. Thesi; had heenmc ex- wounded worked mid sin-reeded in su- ing iiiany of the umiinle'! Mn> bum- ing hhip. One uian wliu will ivoim- lU'-r.iird for prmnoliim. el.unln-red np nf Din ix.e.iya and >aved three men fnmi.bui ning to death.. The mag- wit h miignilleent, cloud effects. Tho wen: mining along .tide hi a steady si ream and willing hands were helping the laeerated .Spanish otliccrK and sailors on the.Iowa's cjmirier-deek. All the iaros were absolutely without clothes. Some, had llieir legs torn oit by fragments of shells. Others were mutilated in every conceivable way. "As I knew the crews of the ft ret two ships wrecked had not been visited by any of our vessels, 1 ran down lo them. 1 found the Gloucester with Admiral Cer- vera and a mimlKT of his .officers aboard, and also a large number of wounded, .some in a frightfully mangled condition. Many prisoners had been killed on shore by the fire oi the Cubans. Tlie Harvard came and 1 Gupta in Coftxin to go in and taku off the crews of the- Infanla Maria Teresa and the Almirantc Oip.ieu.lo, and by midnight the Harvard had prisoners aboard, a jjreat uinnber of them being wounded. Tlie bottom.-; of the boats hold two of three inches of blood. In many dead men were lying in I he blood, l-'ivc poor chaps died on the way Lo the ship. They were after- ward buried with military honors from llir Unva. Some examples of heroism, or, more properly, devotion lo discipline and ilnty, could never be surpassed. One man tm the lohi Vix'.-aya hsul his left arm shot on just below the .shoulder. The fmg- ruculs were hanging by a small piece of hkiii. lint he climbed unassisted over the Pule and saluted as if on a visit of cere- mony. Immediately after him came. a. nsr-hourtod sailor, whose left- leg had been shot off above the knee, lie was hoisted on board the Iowa with a tackle, hut never a whimper enme from him. the mangled bodies and iked well men accumulated until it would Jiave, been almost dillicult lo recog- nize the Iowa as a United Slafe battle- ship, blood was all over her usually quarlci-dcrk. .-md li7'.I nakrd men were being supplied and food by IhoofT who a few itiinntrs hcfoiv had liccn using a rapi.t-liiL- bat lory oix them, I'inally came the boats with Capliiin Knhiti1. commander of the for whom a chair wa> over tin- side, us he tln'ii surrendered it inc. Of cour-c. I declined to n-ceivn is iword, and the i-rrw oi the Iowa w I his they cheered wild men. Afi I started lo take Captain Kulalo into Ihe cabin to let the examine liin wounds, i he magazine on hoard lite. Via- exploded with a if llaiKc. Kulnlc, extending his hands, mud, 'Adois, Vizcaya. There goe my beiiutiful ship, and BO passed on to the cabin, where the'doctor hiti three wouuds. Meantin thirty officere of the Vizcaya had hci picked up, besides 27- of her crow. Oi wardroom and uteerago ollicerd gave their staterooms and, furnished foot lothing and tobacco to those, naked ccrs from tnc Vizcaya. 'Flic payinnalc nnifnntis to the nuked sailors, i oaeh was given all the corned beef, fee and hard-tack he, could eat. The- wa had assumed another aspect. For com ago and dash there is no parallel in hip tory of this action of tlic Sptuitah udmi nil. He came, us he knew, to absolut destruction. There was one single hope- that was that, the. Cristobal Colon wouli steam faster than the Itrooklyn. "Tlic spectacle of two torpedo boat dc stroycrs, pape.r fihells at beat, dcHberatclj steaming out in broad daylight in the fa of the fire of a battle ship can be doscrib ed in one way: It was Spanish, and was ordered by Blanco. The same mi said of the entire movement. In' con trast to this Spanish fashion was the eoo deliberate Yankee work. The America was without sentiment appai ently. The ships went at their Spams! opponents and literally tore thorn pieces. But the moment tho Spanish fl r came down it must have been evtden that the sentiment was njnong the'Amc ieans, not among the Spaniards. I too. Admiral Cerveni aboard the Iowa from .heuloucesterwhich had rescued him fron the dead, and received him with a, full ad nit nil's guard. The crew of the. Tow; crowded aft over the turrets, half iniket md black with powder, us Ccrvcra step ped over the side bnre-headed. Over hi undershirt he wore, a thin suit of flannel borrowed from Lieutenant Commnndc Wuiuwright, of the Gloucester. The crev cheered vociferously. Cerveni is everj nch an admiral, even if he hud not nin mt. He submittcil io the fortunes o war with a grar.e that proclaimed him J .horonghbred." Another bulloon aieeiibion is billed to lay for Santiago dc Cuba. The TimcH-Iicrald rennirks that if Cor understood the principles o he fiaine, ho wouldn't try to slide lionu 'mm first, base. Spain s claim that America is "a natioi of seems io have .-jyiuc founda ion in the manner in which WIT are Ink ng possession of her navy. It has cost Spain eighteen of her besl .viirtilnps and about li.OuU lives to HI one American sailor. It would seem as [hough even a Spanish ministry would lie able lo discern the, oi Ighting against such odds. There ha? been quite a good deal o] criticism directed against the minister of marine, and yet i! mist he admitted thai he has -ihown one ict of great genius. The. Tumamiio ia hiding somewhere in the 1mvs of the i'iitagontan c-oast, and is reasonably safe 'mm American gunners. EVERY BODY WILL GO With the excursion on tin- N'iekel I'lnlc ?oad: leaving Foi-t Wayne a- m., Tuly 21st, 1808, for Michigan City, the 'cnitentiary and boat ride on F akc Mich- SALOONS WIDE OPEN. THE TESTIMONY IS GIVEN. ?wo Men Arrested en the Charge of Diunkenness State in Court To- day They Had Mo Trouble. This morning Kre.deriek was ar- nigm-d before .Iiistk-e linger at. pnluv- ourt on charge, of dninkcimws, prc- by Oilicor Dtck.son. Cooper was ailed to fho bar. ami he sNiifrt that he. giiiliy of tlie charge made in the fildavil, and that he got drunk in Fort Viiyne on .Sunday. When he made ihU ntntcmeiit he fiked when; he got bis drinks. He. in- formed flie court that it war, eiihv to get a drink almost anywhere in Fort on .Sunday, lie iheji staled that ho did not get liis drinks at any one place, hut that he visited five or six .-ialoons which v.eri- open doing in din-ct viola- tion of the Punday eloping law. I'alrick Shady anolhrr drunk al police court. Ik- was Sunday by Ollieer Vnul, He, too. entered a plea of guilty and was fined SI and co-U. asked where he. got his drink- on Sun- day he .stated that he could tell ex- actly where, but that be veiled about half a down town during Ihs- morning, and found it an task gc.l good and drunk. He had no trou- ble in linding front and back open. No iiflidnvitM were tiled suloon- ki'epi-rs doing on Sundny. EVERETflAKE. This rciort, 11 mihw northwest, of K.irt now npi-n if-.r the j-r.i-.cn. Ito.il-, ing. bathing, dr. Meals and lodging at; the Farm Jacob M. Kcyser, Man-! msfr. Attend the lit) per cent, discount sitlu, at Itculicn S. CELESTIN TBEUCHEt. WAS FOUND DEAD IN BED Sudden Death From' Heart Another Unexpected Death Occurs on Broadway. C'eleatin il- Truechet, one of the. bea lown French eitixens in Fort AVuyni died very suddenly this morning at hi home, JI2 Lascllo street. Jlr. Trueche was 50 years of age, and had lived in thi il.y for ninny years. For the. last, tw days ho has not been feeling us well a usual, although there was no inUinnlio ibnt his illnoss was at nil serious. Mr Tnieuliet arose this morning about o'clock, nnd complained that he felt chi! ly. ilis wife made some hot broth fo him and he. lay down again on the be old and was tin; widow of Jhrimiiin Wilkcns, who diet years ago. She leaves a family o: jrown ehiii.re. nand a number of grand children, .mi children are Charles. John II.. Alary and Anna Wilkens 11 rs. U- K lieiifruw, Mrs. -lames Griffith, nil uf lliit- city, and Mrs. .John Otting. of 1'lcnsunt llle. X. V. Mrs. JtUn leavi-s J Mrs. ,.acoh Stirkme. of Dayton. 0 MRS. JOHN WKHKU. Mr.-. Catherine wife of Join died .Salurday night ai the Imnn nf the. family, 85 Winch street. She wai 74 year.-i old and dropsy was the cause death. her husband, leave: sons and a Ktej) son. The former are Idhn and Frank Weber and latter Inhn Oflienloi-li. Mrs. iv'cbcr was born in (Jermany and Io tliiy city when si lady., 'f he funeral will fake plaei I'unsday morning at o'clock froir lie hniiae, and at !i o'cioek from Pt Mary's church. OTHMI; LI...THS AND FUXKRALS. Kli7iibet.lt. tluj ii-year-old daughter oi Mr. ami MM. 1-xhvard Cole, of 294 llanmi tart. H.cu ycslcrday morning of scarlet i-ver. The funeral took place this morn- ng and was private. Atleud Ihe per cent, diwouni sale I Keuben S. I'ntler.son's. DON'T MISSTHIS CHANGE (Jniml Icnves Kurt Wayne at n. July ISOS, via the s'k-kcl i'lale lloatl. for (he round All Men's. :tud Childreus Suits iscnnnted 20 per cent! at Itcuhen S. Pat- wiili tin- i-xci'plioii of Hlue and OFFICERS ELECTED. ho Pott Wayne Tuin-VereloHoIds its Annual Meeting and Choses Leaders. Al. the annual meeting of the Fort Taync Ttirverein held yesterday, the fol- >M jug oHieers ivere elected: Kirst. A. Wicw. Second Geller. Terafciircr L. Hagcrfield. Uncording See-ret Stenger. Fiiiiineial Tiinm. Hohn. Assistant Lenkor. Physical Direclor C. Timm. Ileiutcrinan. Standard Etchey. ITngin-ficld and R ondcr. IMPORTANT GASES ON TRIAL Dyers' Ciao Bobs Up Runaway Court Notes, The H-iiHHtiniinl divorce jsnil of Fred- rJL'k Meyi-r against (.'aroline Mover is .jain on trial in the superior court re .luilgc Mock, of Illuffton. The OHM- of Clara by her next ie-ud. II. Knyder. for pcrsoiuil images agiiinsl S. M. Ko-ster, will IK> :ih soon as the Meyer rase is ufchcd. P.rN'AWAV MAKRIK1) MAN." SlH-riir Mcldiing nnd Slicriir Hull, of 'hitit-y iTJiinty. went to Deculnr Tester- iv io nn-e.-t Al .Martin, of Columbia iiy. who his iiml children in w father-iu-hnv in Xorth ul Uieu went away from town in coin- ny with IClla an IH-year- girl, 't'lic couple had a covered wapon id nvidently inli'iuled lo makd a. long [i, When the ollk-ern iippronelied the rl fainted, thinking it wns her father and the minister. The man look to th corn fields and The, girl taken to her home. Mnrliii waa a make of nifitie easels and other articles, fasti ioned out of the boughs of trees. OTHER COURT NOTES. iludge M.oek, of Decatur, is silling a. special judge in the superior court thi week. In the recorders' office ever sim-o th first of the month the utmost difficult} has prevailed in getting dociimcntarj slumps of the proper denomination Deeds and mortgngea filed for record ur covered with a motley array of 5 and cent stamps in sufficient quantities t make up the desired amount. Attorneys from Chicago, Cleveland am Philadelphia, arc expeSKfl to bo her Wednesday morning when .Tudg O'Kourke his findings in Ui street railway case. OUTING OH THE LAKE. WabishRdltotd Tieata Newapipsr Meat an Excursion to Pul-tn-Bay. Tliu J'orl Waylie newspaper men, ;u enmpauied by ilr. Charles Haas, of til bash Plain Denier, -Air. Kobcrl of the Ilimlington am .Mr. Claude .Hamilton; of the nmitingloi Herald, wen; the. guests of Passenger am Ticket Agent It Cf. Thompson, of th Wauat-h, through tlic kindness of Genera senger Agent C. S. Crane. Tlic boy left Fort Wayne in a, Wubash private ca and arrived nt Toledo after a delightfi trip by rail. Mr. Tliouipsoii' then tool his gui'sts by the charming lake, boat City of Ihe Straits, on a. jaunt to Put-in Buy. The weather was superb and til lako as smooth H.S a. base ball diamond Nothing occurred to mar tlic pleasures o Hit- trip or Ui fatigue-, the excuraionif Tim sojourn at the. bay was made delightful by tin- delicious dinner sen it I'H-Hotel Viciory. at I'uf-in-Hay. Mr I-Yrtiik T. IVU'VHOii, Ihe manager, knows how to entertain j-ursU at a resort. HI had inticb loqiCTiencc in managing fiiinuus hotels :it. Hot Springs during tin winter months. Uc knows how to can i- guests in winter, and it seems that s-petids liis winter evenings trying to think of pleasant plans fo entertain his incuts the following summer. The Vie tiry is the Bummer loicl in Anu-rtea and appointments ;in rnt-in-iliiy just now very popular is nianv iiicne people interested ir mating, in yachts in Meam launches am n large iliau ever be.fove, owing to Ihe movements our navy. 'I hey an tinlyiiig The makes eon icclious with all the boats nn Hit; lakes ami thn excursionists arc numerous fron ill.directions. Tho trip to Pnl-in-Jtay indeed a pleasant nue. At present there re many exriir.sioiiiElfi on all the, lak boats and they carry jully d >lo on pleasure bent. A PYTHIAN EXCURSION. Tho Leipsic, Ohio, Lodge Will Visit Fort Wayne and Robiaon Park To-moirow. This morning the. Nickel Plate railroad Litu orders to place, twelve ranches at the of the Knights of Pythias at .cipsic, O.. fo-moiTOM- morning. The of Use city will run an excursion o llnhfcoii jtark to-morrow, and a large inihei of tickets have already, been sold or the. occasion. .Superintendent of Schools X. Study this week for Lake George, where e will altend Hie national convenfion of IIP Hoyjil Arcniiiiiii. Mr. is t.hc liairman of the committee on extensions roin Indiana. Tlie Hoosicr Hioydc company, a loeal rolei'tive assoeintion for Hlnlen bicycles, as opened in the tji-hinitz ilm-k. 'Ihi; condition nf U'illiinn whn as been lying .'it Hope hospital gultaring mi Hit- of un iirriflnrt. is very [I and it nnt thought, that he '-urvive. PICTURE AND LOVJNC GUP lefieoted by the Children of the Late Hugh McCulloch to tho Boat of That Name. The United States dispatch boat, Hugh (cCulloch, named after the secretary of lie. navy, will be the recipient of the nndsome crayon porlmit of the ficcre irv, which has until recently hung in lie Hamilton bank of this city. This icture and a hamlHome. loving eup for- lerly owned by Mr. MeCullodi, have n forwarded to the. captain of thi: boat y Mr.. Charles.UcCulIot-h, of this city; Ir. Tred McCuIloeb, iirri. Louisa Yale nd Mrs. Mary Marshall, tho ehildren of lie distinguished financier. Tlie articles ave. been dispalehed on the wime steam- r on which General .Merrill sailed for llir 'hitippines. ANOTHER CARRIER. niliam J. Fields Appointed Sabathuto Currier Civil Servlco, 'Ihc iKisfniaster has rejoin mended (lie [tpointmcnt from the head of the eligi- le. list, of Wilnam .1. FiMds, to be a tliMlituti' lullei- carrier. .Mr. in ic well known mid popular cigar inker, and preferment will hii well 'ived by many friends, Miv. It. 'niompHon lias returned from short visit with her sister nt Toledo. C. J. WELKER, 118 Calhoun St., Schmitz Block. A Matchless Sale! OUR U1IKAT OUT I'MCE SALE liE- G1XS TUESDAY MORNING, JULY J-2TII, AND CONTINUES UNTIL AUGUST'1ST. VALUES AND COST IN MANY'LINES OF GOODS WILL NOT HE CONSIDERED, AS WE MUST 1IAKB ROOM TOR NEW FALL GOODS. IIELOW WE MEN- TION' ONLY A FEW OF THE .MANY GOOD THINGS YOU WILL FIND HERE, AT 1'KICES A LITTLE LOW- ER THAN ANYWHERE ELSE. IIOSIE11Y DEPARTMENT. 100 dozen Children's fust blact Host) nt 8u :i piur. HID1 dozen Children's lOe fast blic-k Hose ut 12u :i pair. All Ijidics' nnd Children's 25e ami fix Hose ut lllc. fjidira" Illack Hose at 8e u. pair. All anil Children's COo black, pliud or fniit-y .Hose fit glen's Hoeks all lit coat. UNDERWEAR 1 case Ladies' 15c Ribbed Vesta nt IOc. 100 dozen Ladies' Vesta worth. 25c, at ISc. All Ladies' and 25c Undcnrear at IOc. i Men's 50c JJalbriggan Underwear at SHIRT WAISTS. Ladies' Shirt Waists worth 60c, at )8c. Ladies' Shirt Waists worth 75o and 85c at 30c. IjHliw Sliirt Waists worth al Ladies' Lnwn Wrappers. OOe, worth MEN'S SHIRTS AND BUKl'KXDEnS. All Men's Sfle Working Shirts at All Men's 5Uc DITSS Sim-fa at Site. All Men's Dress Shirts at 7Se. .Men's :tne While Ijnliinndered Shirts al 25c. Men's ITie .Suspenders at lOr. Mcn'K 2iJc Suspenders at Ktc. Men's 35e Suspenders nt 2fte. CORSETS, BELTS, ETO. Ai, Corsets at 75c. All 50e and (i5e Corsets at All Ladies' arm Hells at 22c. Ladies' 25c 'lies at 19c. All 25c and Fancy Ribbons at IOc. Ladies' Linen'Collars at UMimULLAS. All (iOc Uinbrenas at All 75c Umhni.iiis at All 51 Umbrellas al TSc. All Uinbrclliis at 9Sc. Colored Silk Umbrellas at less than cost. All Calicoes. Ginghams, Muslins, White Goods, Table Linons, Outing Flannels, Towels, Linings, Laces. Em- broideries, Gloves, Mitts, Children's Hats Baby Bonnets, etc., all al cost. IF YOU WANT f MONEY For any purpose, remember you can al- ways get it at the Allen County Loan Saving Association, 32 EAST UEURY STREET. You will he treated kindly and courte- ously nt any and all times, and a. full explanation of its famous dollar monthly lan given you. Shares to investing and borrowing iicmuers arc one dollar each per month, or as in nch more as you desire.. Money only loaned in Alien county and on real :slatc security. Maturing stock is now icing paid oil each month. GOTTJjlEU IIALLKR, Prea. ERNEST W. COOK, Sec'y. Half Price Jewelry Sale. 170 Calhoun St., Opposite Cathedral. One day Alarm Clocks, COc. .Ilampdcn. 17-jewcled Watches, Ladies' Opal Kings from 75c to Roger's IJros. Tea Spoons, 95c. Wedding Rings, Special sale Ladies' Watches, Elgin Watches, I'Inted Knives, 75c. Ladies' Long Watch Chains, 50c to ?3. ipecial sale of Spectacles, i50c. Eight-day Clocks, TOKEY DO YOU WANT MONEY! If so, call on us. Wo can get MONEY you money on furniture, pi- anos, horses, wagons, carriages, IONEY etc., nnd leave the property in yeur posseaion. Payments ar- 10NEY ranged on the monthly install- ment plan or to suit your IONEY convenience. If you uioncj', and -ivant your Imsi- tONEY nes% done quickly, privately and confidentially, call on us. IONEY Ft Wayne Mortgage Loan Co., Room ..21, Bass Block, over tONEY First National Uank, 77 Ctil- honn St. Tako elevator to IONEY fourth floor. S, S. Kobertaon. William S. OTioutkt. Robertson O'Rourke, ATTORNEYS AT LAW. 3ffice: Enat Berry St., Telegraph Union over Westm Often. Money to Loan, On Farm and City Renl Eitntt. The J. F. Schell Loan and Investment Co.. 24 TO 20 PIXLEY-LONO BLOCK. Tolophono '135. (.'Ini'k (iiiTnnl IIIIK roturnnl (rum vinil of bwei-al days at Anilcrnon.