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LeMars Sentinel (Newspaper) - December 26, 1890, Lemars, Iowa VOL/ NO. 103. LEMARS, IOWA, FRIDA'5,DEGEMBEEm 1890. ISSUED SEMI-WEEKLY. $2.00 PER YEAR FIRST'NAT'L BANK, LeMarSv Iowa. p. F. DALTON, Pkcidcht. G. L. WERNLLCOHiK*. W. F. COOPER A..'t Ca.hicn Capital, Surplus $100,000.00 $ 60,000.00 Transacts a General Banking Business. INTEREST ALLOWED on Time Deposits. J. W. Mybbs, President. M.H. Finney, ; . ; . Ciisliier m ffiUUI-JUBBIUII Savings Bank OP LE MAKS, IOWA. fluccosBors to Plymouth County Suviugp Bank and Trust Company. Inthorized Capital, Paid up Capital; - $100,000.00 - 50,000.00 -Does a General Banking Business. Negotiates Farm Loans. -gOLLEOTIONS A SPECIALTY;- Man Alive! -Dew's ONE-PniCE- U.S. Clothing House Is the place for bargains in Anything You Want to Wear. Main St., LeMars, Iowa, % and Norfolk, Keb. Blakeway & Co., -DEAliEKS IN- Groceries, Provisions, Crockery. Notiotis Etc; Goods delivered to any part of the city H.ghest market price paid for Country Produce. I02fm6 Union Block. WHERE Can rg�t TBE lElTEST FIT BESTliTRRIIlt P. U.TUUN'S Boot and Shoe Stora. RetMiiring a Specialty, IkMB  �kaaov lo tt jaamv* run �ll> senator Butler's. Proposition to Disfranchise the Negro. OPFOSmOW FROM THE SOUTH. Special United States Attorneys Seeking to.qoinpel Iiand Grant Ballroads to Vulttll Their Contracts-VandallaiU In the I^avy Yai roads have npt . complied with the law; in fact:have" ignored its existence, and: the ..departme of justice has decided ',tbe. .yiTestem Union Telegraph oom- ---',18 also jm Washingtoaaa the in- it\ol>tai8%(;ommnyiln (iOnnection ^yitfathe Bnita^�bont>^vay strikes at ; Glasgow pav.ilyzing business in that section, Petrolenu has been struck in an artesian well at Chinook, Mont.; at a depth of till feet, and is flowing in considerable quantity. Baron de Cedarkrantz, who was recently ai)poirited chief justice of Samoa, sailed from San Francisco for Apia to assume the duties of his office. Two y,)ung men atNew Albany, Ind., who refused to support those dependent upon them, vsrere taken from saloons at midnight and flogged by White Caps. D.. A. Ahsol, Mexican consul at Montreal, made a proposal for closer trade relations between Canada and, Mexico, looking eventually to.thejestablisBmteHt of Teciprocal trade. At Harbor Springs! Mich., the bodies of'Jpseph Matshall. his son, Charles F., and Herbert Conner, have been washed ashore. Their boat was wrecked in the storm of Saturday. The great draw span of the La Crosse and Minnesota wagon bridge at La Crosse was swung into place. It is 44� feet-long, which is the longest bridge on the Mississippi river. Frederick Albrecht of the firm of Albrecht & Co.>'of Chicago, furniture manufacturers, has disappeared, and it is charged he has taken with him about $ia,000 in cash and notes. In the supreme court of Missouri the case of the city of St. Louis vs. the Laclede Gas company, to enforce an ordinance reducing the price of gas, was decided in favor of the defendant. At.Evansville, Ind . Julia Nett, an elderly woman, and her sister, were arrested for shop-lifting. Four other members of the family are serving neui-tentiary sentences for a like offense. August Dillman, aged' 71 years, one of tbe oldest residents of Terre Haute, Ind., made his will disposing of real estate valued at |40,00i), and then shot himself. Prol6nged ill-health is supposed to have been the cause.- , James N. Henry has disappeared from Chatham, Ont., after swindling the Bank of Montreal out of $18,000, His other accounts show a defalcation of 940,000. He has achieved fame as a plunger on the Detroit board of trade. Charles R. Nichols, president of the snsnended Nichols bank at Kansas City. Mo., was returned to that city in custody to answer three; indictments charging him with receiving deposits when �he knew the bank to be insol-vent. � A sensation was created at Memphjs, Tenn., by the announcement of.the marriage of Carrie �. Block, a Jewish belle, to C.' Ernest Forsdyke,' a Christian, againstitbe wishes of thebride?B'father, who is'head of the firm of Bobson & Block. The freight handlers.of the Flint and !PeresMarquBtte;?.road�abt>;Ijudington, Mich:-,.have struck against a:reduction; of wages. Two steamers' and two freight houses are filled'with m'erohan-; dise, but there is no one ^o put it on-the'cars. ' The,heavlest snow in five 'years fell; at Pittsburg; i breaking'the^tislegraph; tel^hohieS/and electric railway wires.' Confaot with the latter caused the death of'three horses and seriousinjur-ies to several men. Business was practically suspended. '  Charles A. Bond, wife and> five chjl-dren, at Clarksburg, W. Va., are ,ex-' .peoted to die;.from, the effects ofjajr senical poison;.iadministeredbvay!pti(ig ' colored'girl emplojfPed as a domestic:" New York, Dec. 25 .-The-JTarifE Reform club held a banquet Madison Square Garden to celebrate ;TOe recent Democratic victories, whiciiw^he club views as a vindication of l�s princi-T)lo8. Covers were laid for .'i jO 'i[)ersons, and the galleries were well gUed with an audience of which the ladtes formed a prominent part. The decorations were very elaborate and f beautiful. Among those seated at the i^bles were ex-President Cleveland, Seiiator Carlisle, Everett P. Wheeler, w(lio presided; Governor Horace Boies of Iowa; Governor-elect Russell of Massachusetts, E.tilery Anderson, Cohgressman Wilson of West VivKinia, iHon, Carl Schurz, W. U. Hensel of Pennsylvania, T. .1. Johnson of Ohio, Luzon B, Morris of Connecticut, Henry VillaH, Dan S, Lament, Senator-elect � Bricib; W. L. Trenholm and ex-Go vernorf Ho adley. At '8:30: Mrs. Cleveland; and party entered one: of the boxes. Her Appearance wasigreeted with cheers, to.vwhich thk lady bowed her arknowleflgrnents. In Mrs. Cleveland's party were'^ Mr.s. Per rine of Buffalo, Mrs. Carlisle, Mr. and Mrs. R. W. Ohapin, Mr, B. W. Gilder and Dr. F. A. Bottine. Shortly after 9 o'clock E. P. :Wheeler began his oremng address, reteiTing to the motive of 13ie meeting. Whenever the name of Grover Cleveland i,vas mentioned tumultuous applause toUowed that seeiaaed to hiive no end. Cries of "Olevelaiid, Cleveland," interrupted the speaker, and when the ex-president was' finally introduced there was an ovation. 'When Mr. Cleveland finished speaking a massive silver cup' was presented to hira by President Wheeler.. The cup had on one side, a representation of Jefferson's mill and on the other of his residence, said to be one of a set of thirteen made for presentation to Jefferson on behalf of his adinirers in the thirteen orignial states! ^ It was unearthed in Virffinia a few years since and came into the hands-of Jesse, Metcalf of Providence, who handed it to a committee to present, to Mr. Cleveland. After the applaiise following the ex-president's address had subsided, Hon., John 0. Carlisle of Kentuojjy.i^pokeipn . .','Popular = 'Goye-lfhmentf;" Governor Boies followed Mr. Carlisle and spoke of "Our New Allies in the Northwest."-Mr. W. U. Hensel of Pennsylvania responded to the toast "An Awakened Country." � Governor Russell, Con- fressman Wilson of West Virginia and Ir. Johnson of Ohio also spoke. Roger Q. Mills, who was to speak to the toast ' "Beciprocity," sent his regrets, he being unable to attend. MILLER'S SUCCESSOR. of .^'iti ,the coffefa,'bnt^, "'at Lytle. near Sail he'pai the refnBe8.t,o'8t�Je,i -A'raiiroad,?bi,^_ , . . ^Antonio, >Texr, 'if aOtr^aked.with kerd: nd, blinled.^|:'A^farmer discovered' thejlre ia^ '.\^|e\fe , _ farmer discovered; lej tolprevent lin, accident.'; yW^ixtf tegtr from ihe, believed to- have -been^ itild-be robbers, v ^head j6(,;�a fer^iH frbntiersmeii^^' cross tbe Bio Grande' -^jipitate aire^aC ',th'4'>h09;ti�9t^y'of T. Comment Upon the Appointment Judge Henry B. lirown. - Detkoit, Mich,, Deo, as.-The Free Press (Democratic), in commenting edi-torily upon the appointment of Judge Henry B. Brown of Detroit, to be associate justice of the supreme court of the United States, says-. "The nomination of Judge Henr/ B. Brown to be a jjastice of the supreme court of the United States, to fill the vacancy occasioned by the death of the late Justice Miller, will certainly be well received in � Michigan and wherever else Judge Brown is known. The politicians may find reasons why some other nonunation would have been, from their standpoint, more judicious or useful, but the great public will think none the less of it if it should displease tbe politicians. On the score of fitness and of regard for, the public interest nothing can be said of the nominatioa but in commendation and praise." �The Tribune (Republican) will say: "The appointment of Judge Henry B. Brown, of the United States district court, to the vacancy on the bench of the supreme court of the United States will be hailed with hearty and sincere satisfaction by all who enjoy the pleasure of a familiar acquaintance with him as well as by that stilllarger numr ber who. at one time or another/ have been thrown in contact with him in: the discharge of his oflicial duties. Judge Brown has ably filled the position of United: :States district judge for the past fifteen years.- He has -been consci-entions'^.'well aS;pradent,'^laboriouS'as well as impartial.' In^point V of knowl-; edge of admiralty:law Judge. Brown's" qualifications are ,i far >r superior to tho&e' .ofl^hy.sother member:': or the;^upreme, bench^ as bi8;,expdrience in its adminis-trationhas been most varied,: and this fact doubtless had not a little weight in determining , liis� selection. , Tha-t he> will'honor the high position to which he has been advanced,^ no;, one who knows him will have the 'slightest^ doubt." , _ Xngalli at Home. ATomso.'?, ^Kan., Dec. 2 .-Senator'^ lugalls) who arrived from Wasbin^on^ declines to talk freely about his chances'! ,�pr re-election. 'He savs, libw,eVer, ha kisioonfident that heiwill be rerelectedil ^Hia friends claim .that he will. have~ seVenty-one yotesi and the remaijiihg' twelve necessary to elect him will come' ''when oeedea.^^Benator'IngaUs'wilI re-'main home for the holidays and prob- Liably; will not return to Washington nn-! til after the legislature ^.decided ^.whether he is to succeed himself in the" senate. _'__' \ The Pictare-Tlirpwer GauKlit^. ' PiTKWjmy Dec.' 2.1.-^"The';>ioture-?: throv^isr";^Vas a^restea, Jip Afiegheny,:; and �-a^'number' of _obscene/,^iotn1t;eB| fpimd npbn Vhis person. For several I riiE swiTcriMEN'o TnouiiLi:. The X>lfllcultion the Western ICoiids About; to i;u .Settled. CincAGO, Dec. 2{>.-The difficnlties between the switchmen and the Western roads will probably be settled to-di�y. The managers of the Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul, Chicago and Northwestern, Chicago, Rock Islsmd and Pacific and the Illinois Central,, held a conference with a committee of the dissatisfied switchmen, A compromise proposition submitted by the managers was discussed at great length, but without reaching a decision. After the conference had adjourned the railway managers informed the men that the companies would no longer treat with the committee collectively, but that each company would adjust mat-tere separately with its own employes. American Ttisliups, New York, Dec. '.0,000,-000 for the Strip a few days ago, have been here looking at a large strip of land with a view of purchasing. They express themselves as highly pleased with the Cherokee country, and intend returning within three weeks, when their syndicate will probably close the trade for a large ranch and about twenty thousand head of cattle. stamped the Life Out of an Antagonist. Danville, Va., Dec. 25,-James Gravett and Edward Eneroh had a quarrel in a saloon. Enerch knocked Gravett down and literally stamped tlie life out of him, Grayett's face was fearfully crushed. Both men had been dritiking.______ JAMESON'S DIARY, Stanley Accused of Lying In Regard to the Cannibal Episode, LoNDo:-;, Dec, 3-').-The diary of Professor Jameson, who was attached to the rear guard of the Stanley expsdi-tion, will be published to-day. In a preface to the work Jamesoa'd wife and brother bitterly upbraid- Stanley for. : making-a j-scapegoat of Jameaon- and othersfoi: his own error.-! of jadgmant and neglect of proper precautions. They intimate that both Stanley and Bonny are guilty of deliberate false hood in regard to the cannibal episode The reference in the diai-.y to this incident is identical with ttie version conveyed by ,iameson-to the Emin relief committee shortly before his death, and which has already been made public by Mrs. Jameson. He adds in the diary the following remark: "I never would have been such a beast as to witness the affair voluntarily, but I was unable until the last moment to bring myself to believe that it was anything but a ruse to get money out of Nellie Fcarcy Hanged. London, Dec. 25.~Mrs. Eleanor Wheeler, alias Mrs. Pearcy, was hanged for the murder of Mrs. Phoebe Hogg and her infant child last October. Home Secretary Matthews decided not to interfere with the course of justice on the ground that the crime bore conclusive evidence, ot deliberation, and as to the death of the child, at least, also of premeditation. Mrs. Pearcy has been much broken down. She frequently threw herself on the bed and sobbed convulsively, but she made no confession until this morning, when she acknowledged to the chaplain that the sentence ivas jnst, but much of the evidence talse. This morning Mrs. Pearcy was quite resigned, and the hanging passed off without incident, the unhappy woman dying almost instantly. _____ Eor Aiding tjullverskofTs Slayer. Pauis, Dec. 25.-In the trial of La Bruyere for aiding the murderer, Pad-lewski, to escape. Mine. Cregoir testified that she saw Padlewski at Da. Quercy's house on the evening of. the. mi;rder. L-aBiuyer's counsel, argued that, the self-incriininating statements ;of the accused did not suffice to estabr lish his guilt; also that in telling his story he was animated by :a desire to save the man ..who .had : trusted him. The procurer contended that La Bruyere's motive was to advertise himself and makeinoney out of his supposed knowledge of the murder. ^Judg-' ment was deferred,. The i!trlku:in Scotlundi London, Dec. '.?5.-Tho directors of three railways mpit affected by the strike met in Glasgow and resolved not to yield; The North British rail-: ^ay station was totally.closed to ^pas- '^senger traffic after the;.train left - Lon-dou at U o'clock. - The blockade now extends all the way from Londonto Carlisle. All suburban trains in and out of ) Edinburgh ihave;.^ been disooni itinned. The; Dundee and Arbroath meii'have joined'the strikers, vhtbpping all � traffic between those points and Edinburgh. ,_ ^ - ';fi,..,[..,'5-.'5v,.,,..',-,.Th�->Pope.,,'.......r.Kf Bomb, Deo. 25.-The pope received ^h^ congratulations of the cardinals npon the ^fifty-third .-'aoniveraary of his' first^ma^s^^vvHis holiness iTlookedywelli^ Iitliis address to the visitors he deplored' the war,of sects against tbe church,andj reaffivnied the rights of the papacy.!.: " .�.-S"::f;'A DueI:.Averted,--'..':;: ".i'-.' 4!-,: TPaejs, Deo. 26.-The threatened duel bet'yjeen'M, Brousse and"Da^ay h^s beefliaveirted, M. Brousse having ten-lideredian apology to M, DumaV;for?the p;pj?'.'Which "le struck .^lijigpaura^ �j4r5l,,st.EKpe^^|54| Haas $c Huebsch, -DEA LEIlS IN- HARDWARE, h STOVES t1nwae13, Cutlery, Ammunition, Etc., Etc; :  "VISIT US," It will pay yen to look over our New and Elegant Line of Stoves, and get our prices bcferc purchasing elsewhere, we have the largest stock in the city, Booan.T Fou Cash, and boupht right, and will bo sold right, Cash on No Cash System. Wo -will not be undersold by anybody in our line of business; this is plain talk and we mean it. OUR MOTTO IS: "Best Goods. Lo-(vkbt PniOES." -IIBMEMBEK THE PLACE- HAAS & HUEBSCH, N. Main St. LeMars, lo. 400 Kinds of Pocket Knives. Largest stock of Cutlery of all Kinds in the Northwest. Silver-Plated Ware -Hard and Soft Coal- New Stock at-Very Close Prices. ; 93ttf HEATING AND COOKING STOVES. Crank Tabular Lanterns, forty-five cents each. Low prices on first-class goods will induce you to call the second time at ll^Special Low Prices to close out Heating Stoves. H. W.Wilcox's Hardware Store, LEMARS, - IOWA. M:0R.ET02^T BROS,, Over LeMars National Bank. Do a Real Estate and Chattel Mortgage bus/aess. Negotiable Papers bought. Fire and Toronado Insurance-in Reliable Companies. ALSO AGENTS FOR THE MUTUAL LIFE INSURANCE GOMPANV ' t LARGEST LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY IN THE WORLD. ESTABLISHED REPDTATIOI FOE FAIR DEAUHe, It Pays to Get THE BEST The BE ST Stove is the one that i s con-.structed on the BE ST principles, out of the BEST materials, by the. BEST skilled 'labor. THE ACORN STOVES CLAIM ALL THIS, No scrap iron is -ased; every known im-Drovement is added; only the hiehest grade of labor is used. It is therefore no wonder tHat ^ They Always Work Well. Sveryene Praises Tlaem, And they are the model other makers copy from. f A Large Assortment can be Seen at WATKINS& COMPANY, Commercial Savings Bank, : Leeds, - , Iowa. AUTHORIZED CAPITAL, 1250,000. PAID-IN CAPITAL, $35,000 ( C. SEVAN OLDPIELD, President. � OPPICBRS: ] HENRVREINHART, Vice-President.] / S. H. MOORE, Cashier. .4 General BanJcing Business Transacted.^ ' ' \/f ^ Interest Paid, on Savings Accounts and Time Deposits.-^ ^ \ Insurance Effected in EeUable Companies at Current Bates ^ t Honey to loan on Roai Estate on Most Favoralilt Teiis. Correspondence or Personal Interview Splicitpd M.-A.MO0 , . � STONE. -HAR^-^^Al^Jf||g^^;GOAB Offices ^t^^^i^'&^^kii^i^xi^!^^^^^ Llfin ;