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Indianapolis Indiana State Sentinel (Newspaper) - March 8, 1882, Indianapolis, Indiana Vol. Xxx. No. 5.indianapolis, wednesday March 8, 1882. Whole no. 160xassassination.ttnsuccessful attempt upon tie life Queen Victoria. It Khe is fired upon Entz Rina Lier Carriage at Tea Windsor railway miscreant is promptly arrested and a i is the Nara Roderick Maclean. De upon letters received from per.3ns occupying Hijii Lucial ii oms Titus in the jewish Community and Iii it Tipe annal to Vida Noo Jewis i Reia gees. A litter from an eminent rabbi indicates that Steps have been taken by russian Atli Onivea to conceal the truth. The Fanner who attacked in his House and a it by a party armed men at Fleacie. County Clare ii essay has died flu in if Ries. Nineteen persons in the Vicinity were Ansted under Ibe in Rhian act. Supreme Cour Ujj Kelston. He says hunger actuated the to a Tho physicians declare sane other news. At Ems tii i it tilt is. Ween Victor in Vircel at at tie Lii door Raiti Tay station arrest the misere ant. Lick won much a the i to Sii association says Queen Victoria was fired at at the Windsor k Flawny station to ilk. She Espe it i ununr., Quot Windiuk March 2.�?e/venirkj�?As tie a Queen Wab Iuteri Iii Lier , evening a Aman in station Yard deliberately lived a pistol at Ier. Tie Niau who was a Nihiser a Ablo looking object was immediately Seizel by Roverto pow Iurii let it Ltd taken Toth wind a Sor Royce station. N<5 one Hurt. The Man who Firel at the a Iveea gives Bis name Ai Kode Ribi Maclau. 7up ii Rove olt to like Castle Aiter she was tired at. To Jfe uni scr a it wan followed to tie police station. By a la a Croud a a f jul Joule. Newspaper Hawke Sare now crying i flows Cju Lon it Iii streets. It a Iube. Ii great sensation. The a Queen for Roveil at Wii Isdor about sly. Has Leoj in Loudon , i hts she gave a Drav in i a Quot i i a in Hon it to Frinces Helena Valdeck vrho is to marry a Rifice Leopold. A crowd As Imok i at Luckin Ghidiu i Alaso Liis Nior Nini it ii Lopes to see thi drive out. Tic ii Meanor the was Cardial As Usu l. There was a Lar crowd spectators awaiting the a Uoc ii s arrival at Windsor. The tut eur Walke i the Pia Torii. Of the railway station to the Carr Wirich was waiting to take her to the Castle. Tohn a Crown had already Lii ended to scat. Ice Hind the 3 Carriage Wiroj a Man standi i at the e a trance to tiie ii Ilion Yard Amon the swi gators pointed at the Carriage and tired. To and com the report tic pistol was not Ufa Vii to Auto. The ��>�611. A who was not profi Hubby a rare what Tiad Hap end a Iwuh it Quot Diatel driven 10 Castle hut before i passed the Man had been seized by Toni a erint sudent tic Boron ii i Loic who wad standing near by. He was Vio Leih a Sci quoted by the crowd Anil Only re cued Wien three Foin Quot Polie Emi ii Caine to tic Sui it Eric pendent s Assis Ranee. The pistol was captured by one the crowd. Maclean who was miserably Clad was taken int it i his Street and thence conveyed to the folic a tuition in a cab. As soon As the a Ueen arrived at she ordered to la it i Phi Ery to proceed to the depot to inquiry if any one yid been ii Urt. The report pistol %v3s Sharp list not loud. apparently intended firm again i Hen Tjce revolver which seemed to be a new it was Kroc led Frojm Liis by a by standi and handed to the polite. Liton scholars a Ere prominent in Tulve in tempt to Lynch Mclean. Pon Souta tiie Queen s Secre Iury prot eded to the a Quot Olive station Atid alter Obi dining All the into rain Tion i a i raped to Gla Stoik inc facts the i Sault. It is understood the Queen has any Sitock. Malican is Sci it t it if the South sea. opinion is Tiu act was the result in Itacy. A Quot Bullet Marks a Ere found the Queen s Carriage ror atthe attempt to the Siux i were passed at i irilous meetings last Niji it both Iii Locklon a us the provinces. That Czar Ivy extor aus a and i William <peri�a3y Telegram bed Meshaj e3 sympathy. The a Ueen Huckl her dinner party last night is us isl. I g political .siiihitican8a attached in any Viu Arter to the outer Are. Maclean is Twenty a Sevec years old. Ii stated he is i. Grocer. The assistant doctors pronounce him . The revolver is a this chambered bolts Ameri it an make. Two Chambers weave found loads d and two recently did Chia it red. A fourteen Ball Cartrite sos Vivere found the a Zsoner. says hunger actuated the crime. The Cai Yinet sent Adis Pattii to Vav hid option at the failure the Aii empt at . Not a inti Imi id. , Marci 12.�?a Western a so i cited press re Torier to night visited i Iris Iii Amba Sador Wosar a ii Sec Pii tary state in regard to attempt to assassinate Quee. \. Ii it Ria. A a Ither had received any adv is about the a Natter up to the hour Trio re Jporter railed. Jad sment in Trio vast ctr o., let. Aud a reversed. , Maich supreme court to Day decided the Case the Chicago Danville and x Vincennes Railroad com any Appel wants is we. I. Fosdik it Al., appeals from the circuit court the United styles for tiie Northern District Illinois. Under decree the court the Sale the was had and Coni armed. The court holds inasmuch a the decree the court below denied to the Mortgagor the Igi it the redeem property and prevent the Sale by paying not the a matured principal the debt but simply tie inhere it Tuen due arid in arrears tie denial this Rig tit was i substantial and serious wrong. had the trustees rightful ii declared the principal sum the mortgage debt a and Given proper notice thereof Neve tiie less the foundation for Pix dec Ding to foreclose for that and for decree Roi juicing tiie laymen Mihata ii it unt would a ill without proof thai a Bill had Bien tiled for time purpose the writ Iii Reid Ueston the it a majority the Bonds Tneia outstanding. Of r these reasons the Are reversed and tiie remanded Vith to proceed in conformity Vith this opinion. The Chicago and North Western Railroad a coup any a Ellaura v. The l United states. App Eafrom the court claim he act the c., p. Acid v. Iii Siori. Cinc.\eo, March the decision the United states supreme court to Day the manage Kent the Chi it Tig it and Eastern Illinois is to the Chicago Danville and Vincennes Railroad. The decision declares invalid in the foreclosure and Sale under the Niort Ige and the old bondholders Bonds have late been practically valueless. It also invalidates Al acts the Chicago and a astern Illinois directory makes null and void the Bonds Stock su3nd securitie.-. Atid As the Road under the Date management has greatly increased in Vlakic the old Bond hollers will now be Al to a May off the Moi Gage by retiring Iii i Odiev tiie securities. A am Ltd i pacy. Bla Clfo a Tjit . Lando a. Marc a Maele Aii a he Wouk be As Assin tie in Yeti was ii wetly re Niovi saturday to the Reading jail. The solicitor his Ini i to is Essie certificates the eminent , Maudsley and Goodrich the existence ineuts.1 aberration Long a Tan Diimig. And he has no in keying there Toni be no difficulty in Staidis icing the fact his insanity. Provisions the Tiposo eau Erupi jaw. A Shimotori Marcil Senate j a Dic iary committee to Day reported a Bill to establish a uniform system bankruptcy and it will be called up for consideration As soon is the pending order is Dispo de . It provides that whenever any person without fraud shall become involved in debts and liabilities beyond his Means payment amounting to $500 upwards he May apply by petition in equity to the United states District court a thing Forth the insolvency and giving a schedule liabilities and and Rjay surrender Iii estate for the Beuett creditors except Cuch As be Ere input from execution and if Good appears the courts shall adjudge him a bankrupt and appoint a receiver and serve notice to All interested persons and distribute uhe estate according to the rules equity and if there was no fraud tiie Petitioner shall discharged As a bankrupt that when y. Person runs away Absents conceals himself makes a Frau it aleut Transf Tir property etc., otherwise attempts to dts fraud creditors the latter May file a Tieti Tiu Lor bankrupt pro get drugs against him. Insolvency shall exist Only when the debtor s liabilities the value his property. Powers to a intend time stay pro endings Are conf Etrell upon the court. Any conveyance Transfer payments received May be set aside if found to he Contray to the Quot just Rigits other creditors but Money obtained and used in Good Faith though in to Avert an in pending Bank i pacy to save a threatened sacrifice property sickness other like necessity Nakiy be preferred in payment in Security by the court. If it appears that any creditor a has oppressively sought to Force the debtor into bankruptcy to obtain any fraudulent a in Vintage Over other , the court May deny such creditor participation in the Elrate. District course Viall be considered As always open for the Isid ration bankrupt business and All Busi Ness shall Hawa floods. And the assay Jet Chi Viorla. To it i Ai March 4.--k As expected thi3 que no will Caaso a to be i ii died to turning thanks to the British and fore irn press for to it e ��-rtlue.�� express he Uoo it Fli r escape from death , the i lauds the Ami flirt. A solicitor has been retained by the friends Maclean to defend him Attlio forthe Omilig trial. According to Maclean s own account he has a a ister married to Harris Lessee i the diary a Lane theater. The rail Ray truck Oil which tkt3 Jullet Zifroni Maclean Quot a pistol glanced has been exam toed by an expert. I appears that the shot so far As Elevation is Conci irked was fired in a line with the Queen s a triage. Itis said that he persons who tried to upset the Carriage conveying Maclean from the town Hall after us Exa Minaric it 1 yesterday Ziad dets Ned to throw Hira into Tao thames. It is reported Maclean bears his Seif cheerfully and sings in his cel. The Jirl Tish Prev a expresses Mueh gratification at the a feel inf by ame Rimu papers and people ref All shades politics which the flit i Pasons expressed Here in the Obj the attempt upon the a be ii a life. The almost Universal opinion in England Cems to be that Maclean is u Lunatic. Poue Onby replied to Lowell s personal Telegram As follows Quot the to be ii ii much touched by your congratulations and Desiree to express her sincere a the Empress Austria will visit Windsor monday to personally congratulate the to neen. Jewish and Irish outrages. Jjo Svos March 2.-r-the Russo jewish committee has prepared a statement confirming the reports outrages jews in Russia including Many cases murder and rape which the recent British consular report discredited. The statement is found a Are St a 9i�ic<lever., a a in mfg in March 0.�?the police this morning arrested Sandy , who last tact Obs murde�2d Essick z Olk Alyo coloured near Lutcy stat Ion in Thiafi county. The murder Polk was a most horrible Alvair. Stathis was Fearse l that to amp would a stepdaughter his with whom he was intimate terms i Ltd leave Himin. So arming if itself if approx cached Polk who was seated in Das hoi Teie. And split his a Bead open with one blow. He Thea dragged the Deanii body into a Cotton pen aug a Hole and after Cut tink ithe rec Ains i to pieces buried them taking Prece unions to Sod the spot Ovet wit i crass. His 6tep-daai.ghter was a witness to a he killing a fruit through fear kit opt tha mat Ter a i Ecret until i Aberday alien Shi revealed the particulars the a Billing and went Sokie parties to then pot a Ivi Jere Che remains the Dot iad Man a wire fou Iid. murder but pc Agi inst him. In Micher sudden Vav . Ii Magsi March want a beefier s Leet lire Drew a crowded House at Central music Haill to nig it. Hie subject a a As "thi3 moral uses and dec had proceeded in his talk Aab it to Bettty Tive minute in when reaching the passage about the difficulties i in a men in attain Jug Sal vation he Lieg an Tipiere is a it i impress Ioaz Quot at this Point lie stopped hot stated an Dap geared to stagger. Someone in the Ziadi ence seeing ice was about to faint gave the alarm and he was helped off tie stage by some gentlemen the platform. Professor swing who had introduced . Beecher made a Brief announcement the audience that . Beecher was suddenly and moved that he be excused for the evening a motion that was Urani Motily concurred in. Rio a fair Lily poisoned. Special to Tfaye Sentinel Kokomo lad. March 6.some fiend incarnate. Placed arsenic in a Well the farm George Cass near Tampico this county poisoning nine his family which died and four the other children Are Sull ering in a most Horr me manner their in Scle. Are contracted in every conceivable Shate. Strong us Pinion Points to a brute living in that Vicinity. The Coroner la holding an inquest Over the remains the Little girl that died yesterday. There is Censia Orsble excitement Over the Al air. Farther let details loss i property in the South. Mem Rixis March 2.�?private from River Tan miss., 150 Miles below Memphis and seventy five Miles above Vicksburg say the levee broke monday night and the Lossef property is fearful. Some people were drowned among the number Ben Heyne shipping clerk for Frank x. Heinrch. He try to go to the assistance mrs. Brad Shaw and was drawn into the Channel the break and drowned. The Stock is All drowned and there Are no provisions for poor people to subsist . The break occurred about 100 Yards above Duncan a. We have sent to terrine for the Steamer plow boy to come and take the women Asid children to Memphis. They Are Suil ering greatly having lost every re Iii they , and the clothing they have t Beir bodies is the Only property they saved. It is impossible to describe the fearful havoc the Waters have made. Besides the break at Riverton there Are two More Osie at Wrights one mile below and another at a Ridge mile s place two Miles below Riverton. Mules horses cows goats acid houses pass by continually. Add to these falling crushing Timber and then you have Tise faintest idea the condition . Ill Duncan s House there must he no than Twenty five women , and a i Ood Many More huddled Togo tier the levee. It is pitiful to see them halt naked Frozen and hungry. Every House in Riverton sex Cerit Duncan a and Frank Reinach a has either floated Oil is so damaged by the washing away blocks that they will be us fit for habitation when the Waters decline. The levee in front Duncan s is weak and there is great danger breaking. The store House Max Miller together with his Stock goods Iio ated Oil and was a lost. A letter from sol. Cohen at Concordia miss., Twenty Miles below Riverton says the levee at Blackburn s broke tuesday torning and the water is Over . This break is through Blanchard s lace. Liev Are building scaffolds to take care stuck. The River Rose three Siuchoi there in Twenty four hours. New , March 2.a Greenville miss special says there was a perfect wreck the Bolivar levee yesterday morning. Riverton Wade Clay and Badget levees broke through and Concordia was reported broken the Day before. The break will overflow every Plantation in Bolivar county. The. River fell Herg four inches last night and is Siili falling rapidly. The Bolivar break will probably save tiie levees Washington and Esaquena but tiie loss to the District in levees alone is not Lesa than $150,000. The Clay and Badget Are the largest levees in the District except the hush Pucka a. Several lives Are reported lost. Rosedale county seat Bolivar is feet under water. The Ledger old ice and other houses Ilare washed away. Clark levee Lake Bilah is gone. This overflows what was left Bolivar county. Williams levee this county is broken. A number people were drowned at Overton. In addition to the Breaks above stated was our at Hughes Point Between Wade and Clarks. Accounts suffering and loss life continue to come in and exceed anything that Ever attended previous Mississippi River inundations. He crevasses Are All about Greenville. New , March 2.�?news reaches Here terrible destruction property by the breaking a levee at Carson s Landing. After the heavy rain and windstorm a eat seventy Tive feet was first made by the Rushing water i and a Hundred Yards Quot the levee was soon swept away. The noise the roaring Hood awoke the sleeping citizens who. On looking out their Homes saw the River rapidly spreading Over the country. Without taking time to clothe themselves the people lied for their , Ben Haines keeper the Landing and t to negroes were overwhelmed in the Rushing Waters. Their cries for help were heartrending. Many Peon Vale had narrow escapes from drowning. In the Vicinity Bolivar 2r 0 Yards levee gave Way and Between Catfish Point and Mound , a distance six Miles the levee broke in four places la cite the water covers the floor every store Ami dwelling Faiuu six inches to four feet. Water covers the floor the hotel Toa depth Twenty inches. The new Oil Mills Are . Many planters Are feeding their hands fearing a movement to fur Irish rations will demoralize the negroes. Many negroes Are anxiously awaiting the arrival Quot the boat with government rations. Boats Are moving persons and property free where the people Are too poor to pay for service. To e Picayune s Greenville mis.s., special says Quot the levee system Bolivar county front is a general wreck. The height the wave Snow inundating the whole Bolivar and Washington counties except a ribbon land the West Bank Deer Creek from fish Lake to the Sharkey county line and plantations immediately the an api Kal a Obaid. , tonn., March 2.�?a mass meeting the citizens Mississippi county Arkansas was held at Osceola lirk., the 27tli february for the purpose taking measures for the Relief Suller ers from the Flova within said aunty. The four Wizig statement has been sent the associated press for a a plication Chat from diligent inquiry and observe atm we Iii i that at least in r Petit Quot. Of the iinds the Zuly Are Iii updated Pompie Tely covered with waver. And by reas Ciu the overflow the , along which i Stream the entire Cimity lays and the said county at it it amp i 60 percent Are in a destitute starving Coua Tiou in l Uge Molarity whom Are coloured labiuer.-i., whose Only cubs Steucke i Hirough their , Wlinich at time they Are unable to pursue account the water. They Are farm ,.and every thing is at a stand still and no prospects for a Chi Inge in the condition things for i sometime to come. The premises consider Ted we. To beef fire recommend that the Jeneral go Ernna ent Diane an suffice eat amount to alleviate the so mediate sufferings the pm uple the aforesaid Distri fior a period not less that sixty Days. From Points in the Southwest in regard to damages from the a Ood. Secretary Lincoln said this afternoon the losses and consequent Sun ering exceeded any estimate yet made. There Are urgent Calls for greater measures Relief than can is afforded within the limits the appropriation and these demands course can not be Fadly met without the consent . See a tors and members the House from the afflicted states Are in receipt urgent tale Grams calling for an appropriation commensurate with this disaster. Front Little Rock alone there Are reports 12,001� persons made absolutely destitute and to feed those even until the flood recedes a ill require double the sum set aside for that state for appropriation by Congress. Senator Garland says the Munici a Ali ties and corporations the state Are responding liberally but they Are burdened by refugees from flooded districts. He also the present distress is Only begin rating. The levees Are broken in so Many Pacis the impoverished communities will be entirely unable to repair them in time to prevent an overflow when the june Rise comes it is also feared that under the Best circuits dances the ground will be in such condition Asti it delay planting until it is too late for a i Ood crop. At an informal meeting members Congress from the states affected it resolved to ask for an additional appropriation $-100,000, and a Resolution will probably be introduced in the House 10 that Ell eci. To Morrow. A pro position via also made to ask for an to repair the levees at once. To do this promptly and effect fall so As to be service 10 the people this year would require not be s than j,000,000. The consideration this proposition was deferred until a formal meeting the members the River states can be called probably to Morrow. The Goveo Kment Doi Ducton too Small to Keeja the Keedy Tutte a Ove shewed did it strict Kevers from faints Long the River. Mimi Nitro March 5.�?in an interview tonight with a Western Asea Ciatu a press re Porter commissioner l. H. Mum Arkansas said Ahat in tiie Quot counties Mississippi a Crittenden. Lee , Cross a Craighead Francis Phillips a a Esha Chicot Tad monrxae., in . He had in Torma to in about 20000 destitute people who would have a to be red by the govern sent for at East forty Days. These counties do not in ii the those bordering bed by ver Liere great Subj ering is said to exist. w. L. Hemingway , said the inhabitants Tunica Ahoua de Soto Quitman Bali Var Washington Issaquena Yazoo Talla Hayclue and Sunflower counties in Iii state to the number 15,000, were in a like Sti Fering condition. These counties in Mississippi Are All above Vicksburg and there Are other counties below that City that Hove Saif ered by the floods. It is apparent that the donation $100,000 made by the government will fall far Short the amount necessary to keep the needy throughout the overflowed Region until the Waters subside. Washington Firch 5.�?the War department continues to receive dispatches the Mississippi i Sinif at Aid asked for let Istre Sod . , March 7 clock this morning the gauge at the River indicated thirt3 six feet above Low water Mark shoving a Rise four inches since yesterday morning doubtless caused by local Rains which fell in torrents All yesterday afternoon and last night throughout the entire country tributary to Memphis. I ii Telegraph wires Between be Moliis and Lek a Are Down and nothing can be heard from that Point but fears Are entertained that the Rise yesterday has caused great damage Al thai place As the Riso Here was unprecedented and must have been fully six Iii lies at Helena. All streams Here and Cairo Iii., Are pouring out floods Titis Nunt ing and great disaster to the country below must necessarily result. The Secretary War advises governor Crittenden , he will Send 10,000 additional rations to tiie Suller ers by the flood. A Telegram has been received from the master at aft iting the levee has broken ail along the River. In aug drowned. Aid asked Vou to min a Quot s. The follow if was sent this afternoon Memi his tenii., March c., l>s-2. Governor Alvon s. Hawkins a amp Hville menu reports sufi Efridg by the venue it Kee in these counties which Border Oit the Mississippi River Are daily being received and while the citizens Memphis Are Dobnji everything in their a it user to relieve those in distress it is evident that what la being done is ii Ade quate. 1 would therefore us Gest to your excellency that the Secretary War be officially notified the which prevails in this state to the end that a portion the amount donated by Congress May be distributed among the needy Lenues sedans whose i buds have been inv dated by the present great overflow the Oiiver. From the most reliable sources 1 learn that there Are a bit 3,Coo persons who reside in the counties bordering the River that Are now sufi Iii and should be provide 3 fur the a Arae As Are the destitute Arkansas and Haissig Lippi. Xai Oleo ��jic�., president Colton ii Mehanga. Slowly hta Vino. The River Here became stationary at noon and since then declined perhaps a half Inch with thirty six feet the gauge a Rise four inches Tince saturday night caused by local Rains. Commissioners Mangum Arkansas and Hemingray Mississippi sent supplies this afternoon to Points both sides the River Between Here , miss. Every Day brings intelligence widespread Sny a ering and the condition the people within the inundated regions. Passengers who arrived the Steamer City Greenville to inight report the River having eight inches at Helena. Ark., during the Twenty fours ending at 10 clock this a turning at which hour the Steamer passed that Point. The levee in front the cite was still intact but from the overflow was gradually encroaching upon the business portion the City. The levees Between Vicksburg and Helena Are covered with Stock in a starving condition. Several rafts with whole families Board were seen floating Down the Stream and in two instances were rescued by the Crew the Steamer and taken Board. The situation has become desperate in some localities and now it is Only a question provisions Early starvation to both human beings and Stock. An ppe a. Fob gov Kerment assist nce St. . March . K. Slayback , and some dozen leading members the Metch auts , so it Rise following message to . Lincoln be War this afternoon the Elt change and merchants 01 this City to receive numerous petitions for Immy Iii Ite it Isi Stan Ltd from the Sufferini people the Overil wed districts in the Ilissa Sippi Valley these petitions representing the loss in material As behind and the amount Phi real shiver Iii is appalling. A Large number people Ura not Only impoverished and deprived Ordinary Cost ori5, out actually dying starvation and exposure. The Culi Zrnity is so general and extejt Ivo that to lie adequate mrs. Come from the general government As the Only source sufi Lieut ability to meet it. The Aid already rendered is valuable and Likely but is entirely inf Deyuate to the great emergency. A much larger amount is absolutely needed to furnish the niemans sub Sis Cence. I Erelt us through yourself and Congress to Appeal to Tho Phil Autro pity Congress for renewed efforts Iii behalf the suffering humanity in the unfortunate districts. President Slayback also telegraphed to tie Mississippi River memorial committee now in Washington asking them to Call Secretary Linchi and Lay before him the facts Iii their Possession regarding the situation id the overflowed country. Alarming in the ext Ems. , tenu., March 6 a tie Apalache s Hio Iena Ark special says the situation to nigh it is alarming in the extreme. The levee by it it Quot lie above the City last night and the water is kept off Froin the City by a Cross levee it Walker Street. The Rise since last night was Ourand half Inch Sand continues coming up. If the Walker Street levee Brea amp a to night we will be in a sad condition to Morrow morning. A Lar a Force men Are at work and merchants Are putting their goods upon shelves and otherwise preparing for a general overflow. The Backwater is Riding and covers the floors Many buildings that did not suffer from the last Rise. The be lie by House has flt St a a por covered by water four inches deep. Reports from below continue the most distressing character. Two new Breaks occurred today and much More damage has to be reported. At Apperson s and Fitzhugh s places a he levees gave Way doing Ireat damage. Thusie Points Are a few Miles below Here and Are plantations. Says at this writing 7 30 p. M., a Large Force Are the ground doing the utmost to prevent a Crevasse and Vater running Over the Walker Street levee. We Are now lighting against heavy , arid boats every description Are in demand. West Helena Are opening their Parlours to the sufferers Tolje Bottoms and so far there is but Little actual suffering although Many have moved out and Iii Moderie vernacular struck for tall Timber. The Basin Libove town commonly known As Piton town. Is under water and the majority the residents were forced to move out. The greatest pm Szastek Ever known. New , March a the Picayune s Greenville miss special says Quot the Backwater still is rising and spreading now from six inches to a foot higher than any previous overflow since tie country was first settled. There seems to be very Little land above water from the River front places to the Hills beyond the Yazoo River. Greenville is probably secure from any Over inv through the Low Points which were a Long time threatened. Refugees from the Over lured plantations Are congregating Here and our re sources to feed and shelter them will be severely taxed. So far the Relief agents have not committee with our local authorities. Our by Ard supervision have asked that some the government rations be sent Here. The sheriff i Olivar county has lodged prisoners in jail Here. He reports very few plantations in his county with a step it land above water consequently the loss Stock there will be almost total. The Are thronged with negroes my Stock Rhose condition is mos deplorable. As extent becomes known this Cak mity begins to Appal. Tax sufficient to i ebb Iii the levees above would be almost insupportable but that it is Only an item. Labourers Hove lost their Stock and Mon Eables and Are panic stricken and in a demoralized condition. Could transportation be secured there would bean exodus from Here to the Hills. The despondency planters and merchants is deepening at first this blow was regarded a i a disaster involving losses and hard times now it is assuming Graver and Grater proportions. The most thoughtful As Well As the most Sanguino look upon it As a disaster greater than has Ever before befallen the dotcom country. It will almost destroy the feeling Security with Iii ii our local capacity to hold the Levco was becoming regarded. Upon this Reliance was based Railroad and other movements capital toward the Yazoo Delta and if it goes All pot visible Prosperity this Section goes with the correspond oni does not believe Confidence Hope can be restored without National help to build levees. Hangings. Two 3iurdorirs at Aberdeen Mississippi. Meridian miss., March ."5.�?bob Jones White and Bill Miller coloured were hanged at Aberdeen to Day for the murder three sons j Edge Walker near Aberdeen. On the 2t�th Nove Virber last. Both died instantly. Their necks were broken by the fall. Jones fainted while the rope was being adjusted. Miller said he expected to go straight to heaven and before the drop fell commenced to sing in a sad Wail Ine voice. Both were Cut Dot ii in Twenty minutes. To Iuele a kind. San Francisco March 3.�?a dispatch from it. Irant ariz., says Quot the indians dead shot Dandy Jim and Skippy were hanged at five minutes past 1 clock to Day. This mounted the Scalt Oid laughing and showed no signs fear. Said they were Happy and would soon meet their friends. They Ghook bands with All the platform and after prayers Lay the chaplain the trap was sprung and the men died without Struggle. The arrangements worked Relia by and nothing occurred to delay the the week s failures. New York March >.�?r. G. Dun it ., the mercantile Agency report business failures Lor the week throughout the country at 137 against 128 last week. Eastern states furnished eleven Western forty five Southern thirty nine Middle Twenty nine Pacific coast and territories ii and new York City seven. In the City new York the most important failure is that Cazade Crooks it Raymond who have liabilities several Hundred thousand dollars abroad. The disaster is said to have been caused remotely by the collapse the Union Generale Paris and the contraction Continental banking facilities resulting therefrom. The decline in the volume business devastating floods in the Southwest and several important failures have combined to a feeling apprehension As to the Healthfulness Trade in general Large losses arising from hazardous speculation and resulting in a decline in values contributed to a feeling uncertainty and the week has not been a very comfortable one to the Trade ing Community generally. Nevertheless there Are no Timlic Guions that the legitimate Trade the country is less Safe than Befort that tiie ability to absorb consume and pay for All goods purchased need be questioned. The reports As to crops in the West and Northwest Are unanimously Good and the Spring demand for is opening up very satisfactorily. Tie Appeal s special from the same place stable. The Queen s acknowledge Esit. Lompon. I March following note from the Earl Granville to United states minister Lowell is printed my Jearm. have just received a message from the Queen desiring me to Convoy her majesty s acknowledgements for the con Grant til actions you offered behalf the preside it and people the United states and to express her Hearty thanks for the kind feelings Maui Eta de Toa Ard her majesty. Yours very sincerely. Granville. Lion Don March , the Queen s private Secretary writing the receipt Secretary Frelinghuyse s Telegram expressing the pleasure the president and people the United states at the escape the Queen says dear . received your Telegram today and gave it to the Queen who was very much touched by the kind feeling shown. I Felt that an expression one nation to another was rather too important for me to answer and therefore i gave itto lord Granville with the Queen s rebut St that he will convey her most Hearty thanks for this Telegram. _ a scoundrel s world. Cleveland March 5.�?a Leader special from Oberem reports Butler Durham coloured Nineteen years old yesterday noon followed Libbie Porter seventeen years old As she was going from town to her Home a mile and a half out. When within a Quarter a mile Home Libbie was suddenly seized by Durham and thrown Down a Small embankment. A coloured Man name d neighbors hearing her screams hurried to the spot Ana Durham fled without having accomplished his Devilish purpose. The scoundrel was subsequently arrested but managed to break jail. Men the town organized a posse when Durham s flight became known and tracked him to his Mother s House where he was can cured ironed and Given in charge five memo who took him to and lodged him �1 the county jail. Dirham s brother is in a he Penitentiary for is booting a con Washington. Fraud in the department. Special to the Sentinel Nasiri Niton March 6.�?some very interesting fact have been developed by the Resolution Congress asking a statement from the commissioner pensions relative to the number percentage class etc., who ctr appear in the pension Ottice whereby the government is put at a disadvantage in one Way and another. Commissioner pensions Dudley there have been investigated since july 1, 18,7 9,g08 .ses All classes out the number 2,1s8 pensions have been dropped from the Rolls and a i 75 pending claims rejected. The criminal grow Itig out these investigations were 581,out which number there were20 i indictments and Ido . There were during this period 295 attorneys suspended from practice pm debt rred 11. Disbarred and i dropped. The frauds Wlinich Jed to this Large number trouble and were procured mostly through i false Ali Davit. There 13 Little evidence a i East in the number frauds being perpetrated upon the government and it i to i eliminate fraud that commissioner Dudley asks for a Large appropriation for the i dose placing special agents in the Field. An Indiana editor Quot wants Relief. It is Seldom an editor asks reimbursement for anything but a damaged reputation but major , Franklin Johnson county Indiana is the exception. In 18 33 the Twenty ninth pennsylvanians entered Franklin and destroyed major Siote s printing Ollice valued at $1,200. The owner has Laiti quiet under the loss a Long time but . Matson Indiana has just presented a Bill for the amount loss and it is now under the consideration the House Clang committee it is said the paper published by major Shafei was the wrong color and a kick m ill be made against tie allowance damages sought. The Shanks Nef Case. Hon. William r. , Anderson who is nov in the City has charge claim Hon. John e. Nefi now before the House elections committee for expenses incurred in the Shanks Nelv contest .se, and has stated to the Sentinel correspondent that it was a Ood one. The precedents this committee stipulate that the expenses incurred in the defense shall be paid by the government As Well As thobe accruing to the contestant it stated also by a member the committee that the claim i expenses filed by Hon. Georgo w. Julian is valid and will be passed upon favourably. against Tho chinese. Washington March 2.�?the forty seventh ingress is hard after the Almond eyed Denizen the chinese Empire. Numerous patriotic Mern bars from the Pacific slope have Diawn their Little hatchets unsheathed their scalping knives and sworn to Scalp and brain the unwary celestial. All manner grave charges Are made against the chinese and there is Little doubt but that the advocates stringent measures to pro inhibit immigration chinese have now a stronger hold upon the people generally than they have Ever had before Quot. Their arguments that the Industrial Pursuit the far West especially Are being deteriorated by the chinese labourers and mechanics Are having their effect. The Iron bound brass rimmed and burnished chinese Bill submitted to Tho some time ago by a Western member Lias called Forth numerous amendments resolutions joint and otherwise regarding the Issue. Or. Farley for instance has introduced in the Senate an amendment providing that hereafter no state court court the United states shall admit chinese to citizenship and repealing All lavs in conflict therewith. If none these direct measures against chinese immigration Are at the the same Issue will be so thoroughly worked up that future congresses it appears now will have less trouble in checking chinese immigration. 3riore indictments. , March 1.�?a second Batch indictment s in the Straw Bond cases were presented to Day against Katem. Armstrong James w. Donohue w. W. Jackson Albert e. Boone and Samuel Cabill for conspiracy the 2d Day december 1880, in signing certain Blank for Twenty six bids for carrying mails in the name Kate m. Armstrong John a. Dorsey perjury oath H. , George b. Dalton John f. Foote Ami George 8. Hazen in swearing april 21879, to an Davit to . Rawlins. To Iri Duce the postmaster general to expedite such route John w. Darsey Jer jury oaths s. W. Debusk and Quot a. Hergner in making similar affidavit april 20, 1879, to expedite route 3,140, from Trinidad to Madison John r. Miner perjury oath m. Crane Mcclellan and others in making affidavit As to route 38,135, from St. Charles to Greenhorn cal., april 17, 1s79. The grand jury will be discharged for the term saturday and Tho remaining indictments will be prepared and presented by that Day. That general Bonidy will be held to the last. The indictment against Donahue Jackson Boone and Cabell sets Forth that these persons Quot corruptly did Combine and Confederate to fraudulently bid Quot for certain Post routes in the Southern states in the name Kate Armstrong. The indictments against Dorsey and Miner which Are for perjury Are based upon specifications setting Forth that Dorsey and Miner in order to deceive the postmaster general and obtain an extra allowance for Exi edition the routes named made and sworn to false statements with regard to the number animals at that time engaged in transporting mails the respective routes and which would be required to carry them under the expedited schedule. Prominent generals in our Ltd. Washington March 1.�?generals Sher Man Sheridan and Hancock were invited by the House military committee to attend meeting this morning for the Pur Jiose giving their opinions upon several Bills now under consideration Ati Felting the interests the army. The talk the generals was entirely informal. A they All favored a compulsory Reli lenient Bill and were unanimous in representing the evils resulting from an almost entire stagnation promotion in the lower grades officers. They favored . Maginis Bill which gives increased pay to such officers below tie rank major As have served in one Grade for fifteen consecutive years As affording a measure Relief. General Hancok in private conversation with members the committee said for the first time since the War he saw array matters discussed by politicians in Congress upon the merits each question and apart from political complication. He was to find there was no longer prejudice in Tny minds men from any Section against Tift army and democrats and republicans a Sucie evidently actuated by a desire to Benefit that soldiers the Republic. He bad had Lions Quot a Tiff ortion in Washington this Tuat the n for Man years. A Ralli with capt Iii Eads to it i Isis a �3�� liver. . March 1.�?the House Ijes a Mittie n the in improvement the Itaf Ksay Sippi River gave a Triber hearing to Nat to Captain James b. Load.-, who occupied so hour in defense and explanation the Iet system a tie the mis sisal Phi River by which As he maims the de Polk water through suit Ali pass has Biea in created from eight feet the average before the Ork was to Tatj six and thirty feet at the present inns. Isact Laid great upon the Suradi ally Osier up lessening she �1��-Eharge the Liss River Ishri Zuj i Teh i Linda a it w Iii by below the ult Batik Aii-1 i i a i edified that Tutts we. In a olivine Ilie Mississippi lusts i did in the eau Rise time take Lii pc. Route tiie Quot a Tain Plais was is amp Edi by a in. Rub i therion Pittee whet ice Lut had any theory a Phi to tii ast Wii Al Provett much Over Lwiws 4� the present Are acid he stated in the if the saps in levees were repaired a shirk could be Doh at an expense $2,iyir�,�9bi, such Over Ilov would not occur and water navigation the Mississippi Fnu Cairo Down a Ould be greatly improved the it tic Silver let our. Or. Stephens Georgia has said the ii eople the country a the proposed metric Silver Tolu Cor pc sed Twenty five grains Silver and Copper metric weight convenience. There will be ju3t Sui Ociea amp. Gokl to make this Little Coin the a a me value intrinsically As the present Silver dial Lar -tl2.5 grains Troy weight it a Kos amp Esaak tie advantage conforming to Thein slain Decimal system weights and Ine Waitek adopted by civilized nations us world for All use in commercial to rare a a a tons. It perfects the Decimal sys Teaa in coinage equally with the Deisie Adt metric system in Weiglin a a Uati Meas ures argues Stephens. Tits Quality and nature the a Cail Csc Dora Silver. The Cost making this via about three Mills to the Dollar Tana Standard Silver Dollar and yet it a orb abut 1 to 1.5 per cent More that Dollar the London Bullion Toje plan coinage is very feasible mid Tia Royal Lemr. Step liens idea will i la shape a Law. Chiulian nj3ws. An reached betwee ii in cutt and Chili s minister Freij a affairs concerning a treaty i a a tira. 1 Anama feb. 2 5.�?lima dates by via uhf Day s arrival from Tho South Are to the Tim to inst. Novoa chilian commissioner Lima had received the official the Iegnac from Santiago announcing the close Eam Ferencek Between Trescott and Bai Macedo Tho chilian i Linister foreign affairs. An amicable and Ai patently agreeable in de standing was arrived at and the l Boijan to Lemon Drew up a a protocol to be sub Niico. To the peruvian government to serve a a. Basis for a treaty peace Between Peru Sand Chili. The protocol recognizes Chili a Ciais to the cession to Rapolti but Lewes tace subject indemnity in abeyance Arna least does not stipulate for immediate Early payment. Trescott has ninety via allowed him in Wlinich to submit Titis to some competent government in per ii the expiration that. Tire he Haa it secured it signature by the whose stability Chili can confide Quot iia pm a Tocol becomes null and void. Bolivia is said to be awaiting the . Wien Chili evacuates Tacna and Rica by take that and further dismember Peru. All documents in connection with that .Cuet and Landreau claims Tim i peruvian govern intent were found Siutu tie archives the Palace. They a i be published. The chilian troops Defeated the Peruti aum at Bucava killed their Chiei colonel Tafur lieutenant a set veil other Ollices and eighty seven it Dicso. The chileans had one Oti icer and Tif tel atm. Killed. Brad laugh once More Lon Hon March the commom i afternoon sir Stafford Northcote i Novil Fojt House real urm the Resolution i Briu it a 7, that Bradlaugh be not Permutt do a g through the form repeating Tho a toss ind the oath. Marjoribanks Liberal moved an Amend ment in favor legislation . Labouchere promised behalf lieu go if Marjoribanks amendment Sita tits. Be carried he Bradlaugh would not go 1 to the to Vale until legislation was Fri amp provided the delay was Only for a a i Tsimbo ble time. Gladstone supported the Amend Seafe ats the Best Means relieving the House increasingly painful position. Majori stinks amendment was rejected la 257 to 242. Northcote s motion tvs earn a Dis Josafe division. Majorki tanks gave notice he works Idt leave to by ing in a Bill amending be Isim 2elating to the oath. Diamond Kot Hery. Little Rocic March Dale xek., special to the Gazette says the Faiai yrs j. O. Childers were chloroformed Jat a a a Day night the House robbed a mgt a diamonds Money and other Van Nawy. I very room in the House was ransacked a a. Satchel and Large knife we re found in Oak pc the rooms with w Ich the burglars exp Edge to murder whoever should resist. So amm Salida a former coloured servant Baa feel arrested suspicion managing the Nalic Henry Sperry special to the Sentinel crawl , ind., Marc 5.�?henry Sperry one the oldest and most prominent Guam. Of this City died at his residence at 1 Doik m Day Olving fever. The deceased Bora t Genesee county new York december 19. Test moved to this City in lst4, where he Tho milling business which he continued up to his death. The funeral will take Plaw rss a Sigie afternoon. Charged wit ii Ferrary special to the Sentinel Monticello ind March 2.�?Hon. A a Iiona Wal Gott Erst former Greenback candidate Iorgov Erno Rof Indiana has been trial Here Lii it Day it preliminary examination before Justice Wallah to a charge perjury. The Justice Bem that facts about Ali Iii ii had testified were trial to the Issue trial and he was a Consitt discharged. Bob Jones for the murder Phillips whitest Charlotte n. C., sep a Ber 23, 1880, was sentenced to bang an

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