Marble Rock Weekly in Marble-Rock, Iowa
26 Apr 1900

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26 Apr 1900

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Marble Rock Weekly, The (Newspaper) - April 26, 1900, Marble Rock, IowaResults of the enumeration taken recently under direction of american officials. Native Whites in Large majority Tull a of of which arc Cut of . A Quad 4cr of n mall Lou Lii Lerox thug Faote. Plans for Hawaii. Washington. April Sanger Las made Public the results of the cuban census taken under his direction. Al he figures Are very instructive and in the opinion of the War department officials fully justify the decision of the administration to allow municipal suf Frage in Cuba on june 16. Total Popup Ollun the total population of Cuba is 1.572.t97, including males Anil females. There Are 447.372 males and 402.926 White females of native birth. The foreign Whites number 115.700 males and be uncles. There Are 111.s9s male negroes and 122.740 female negroes. The mixed races number 125.500 males and 145.305 females. There Are 14.g94 male 163 female chinese. The Popula Tion of Havana City is and of the province of Havana 424.s04. The population of the province of Matan Zas is 202.444 of Pinar Uel Rio. 173 of a puerto 1 Principe of Santa Clara. And of Santiago. 327.715. Of the total population of the Island 1.103.709 persons Are set Down As single. 240.351 As married while 131.7s7 live together by Mutual con there Are sj.112 widowed per sous. Predominate. Of the total population according to citizenship Are Spanish Are cubans j7s.s11 Are in sus 79.526 Are of other citizenship and gig Are unknown. The Spanish Ivy birth number 129.240. Of the Chil Cluren ten years of age and Over Lave attended school. Of the total population. Can read and write. And 19.15s have a Superior education. I the suffrage question the table on citizenship illiteracy education is regarded As specially important As forming the basis of suf Frage about to be conferred. Because so Many citizenship Are still in sus Pense and for other reasons the re turns Are not quite Complete but the conclusion is drawn that there will be at least 140.000 qualified native cuban voters under the proposed basis of suffrage and As against this there be 55.767 spaniards whose citizen ship was in suspense when the census Vas taken less the number who have since declared to preserve their Span ish citizenship and plus illiterate Bipti quirus. Not dec lure. Wuo arc uie of property it is not believed there will be any great number of the latter classes As the total Mim Ber of illiterate Spanish males Over 21 years is Only 17.426. The comparison shows a much greater preponderance cuban voters than was expected. There arc 1s7.s23 White adult males were born in Cuba As against os3 born in Spain. 6.794 born in other countries and 127.300 coloured. In the minority. The negroes Are in the minority in Cuba constituting Only 32 per cent of the population being most numerous in Santiago where they constitute 43 cent. The native Whites constitute More than one half the Popula Tion or 5s per cent. The proportion of children under five years is unusually Small but the proportion under 21 is one half the Popula Tion. Only 15 per cent of the adults were married. Early nine tenths of the inhabitants were born in Cuba. Of the children less than ten years of age do not attend school 43 per cent above ten years Are literate. To april government Lias issued an edict directing All vice roys and governors to warn armed organizations they must refrain acts of hostility toward native christians. These officials Are also instructed to punish severely any infractions of the order. Count int Lonny. Columbus 0., april supreme court has declared the anti Lynching Lav. The that the heirs of any person who is lynched May collect s5.000 from the in the county in which affair occurs. Readies Paris. April 20. Be journal announces the arrival in Paris of tames Francis Smith the american District Telegraph who is bearing to pres ident Kruger a message of sympathy from Philadelphia and new York Schroo boys. A act Kansas City to. April 19. Middle of the Road populists at mass Conven Tion in this City condemned j. Bry and and adopted As their new name the progressive people s party. Bueno Ayres. April it. It is announced that the bubonic plague has completely disappeared from the a genuine Republic. Link Price Knitl. Evv York. April a Stock Exchange sent was sold thursday for 500. This is a new record Price. To Yalta in London. April 19. King Oscar and the Queen of Sweden and Norway have arrived is London. Conferees a free on n 11111 Ixia cow psf to Yurui of Rhu Iii Viu fur lie in Luuri. Washington. April is. A unanimous agreement has been reported by the House and Senate conference on the hawaiian government Bill. A syn Opsis of the measure follows the Bill establishes a Complete form of Over Mem for the with a governor and other executive officers a legis lature of two branches a. Judicial Branch of a supreme court Cir Cuit courts and inferior courts. The Bill provides that Hawaii shall be represented in Congress by a Delegate who shall fire in lumber Yards in Brooklyn. N. Y., caused a loss of and j. C. Donald son and a boy were killed. James r. Willard a Chicago broker has filed a petition in bankruptcy. He owes sm5.uoo and has not a Dollar. The distress from famine among the peo ple 01 India is spreading and per sons Art now receiving reset. The alaskan Winter was the coldest on record. The temperature ranged from 17 to .19 degrees below at in Riley Powell coloured was hanged at Cairo 111., for the murder of Elmo free at Charleston mo., in october. 1s93. A company the seventh United states inia Witry. Stationed at Columbus of. Has been ordered to Alaska to protect miners. A. A. Heard diem was elected govern or of Louisiana in the first election held under the new Law Dis franchising the negro. President Patton of Princeton univer sity says if the presbyterian Creed is changed or revised it will be the doom of the Church. Letters in the hands of the government show that the filipinos had a plan to gain Spain s assistance to crush the american troops m Iloilo. At Tazewell w. Va., John Peters col who assaulted Mips Katie , a a. Daily record of the work being done by lawmakers in the fifty sixth Congress. Great Gates swung open. Clouds Auteuil the formal or Miou of the Lux Exposi Tion 111 Paris. Paris. April exposition was opened at noun saturday a great crowd being in attendance. Americans will be proud of their country s display Jan Dinar second Only to France in the number of exhibitors. The follow ing is important Bills under consideration Shelve i n Resolution Envor Luis lir Elev you of by the Tiro urea tic that Are directly aimed at trusts. A table of exhibitors France United states. Belgium Germany Italy Russia i .30.0001 6.5m 1.400 i Fri 600 600 a Leitoi. York. April Marie disuse. Of this City jumped from the bib Oklyn Bridge at o clock Friday afternoon without serious injuries. Many men have made this leap into the Waters of the East River since the Bridge has been completed. Most of them have perished but miss Dinse is the second woman who has Ever at tempted to end her life in this Way. Calile across the Straits. Detroit Mich., april Long est submarine Telephone Cable in the United states put in operation and tested thursday the Michigan Tele phone company. Cable is Laid across the Straits of Mackinac. Thurs Day conversation was carried on be to eau the Marquette and Detroit offices and with Pittsburgh and other rotations East. Grent Dent Lention. Kingston Jamaica. April is announced Here in the local press that in consequence of the failure of the banana crop in the Parish of St. Thom As widespread and acute suffering sex beating her has been lynched. The heirs of Philip Francis Renault have Orsjo izod. In Texas claiming title under d French Grant to about Worth 01 property m Wisconsin and Illinois. The supreme court of Indiana has de Cidad shares in rational Banks be taxed at their marketable value with out regard to debts which holders May owe. The republicans nominated Edwin Wright Tor Congress in the fourth Ohio District. Colon Melville in the seventeenth and John j. Esh in the seventh Wisconsin District. Hon. Sullivan m. Cutcheon sex speaker of the Michigan House of representatives and prominent in local business circles died at his residence in Detroit Mich., Early in the morning aged it years. George r. Angell president of the City savings Bank of Detroit Julich. And of the Michigan Bankers association expired suddenly at his breakfast table the result of an attack of heart disease. The Republican state convention of ver Mont pronounced in. Favor of the single Gold Standard endorsed Ilc Kinley s administration and nominated uninstructed delegates to the Philadelphia convention. The Immanuel Holland reformed Church burned at i Muskegon Mich. Nicholas Carey Driver of a Hook and ladder truck was killed by the falling of the rear Wall and Ben Peterson who with Carey was on a ladder was seriously injured. Washington come. April assistant deaths from starvation have occurred among the people there. Causes Henry to sheep. Denver. Col., april received Here from the grazing regions indicate that heavy losses of Stock will result from the prolonged rain and Snow storm. State senator Barela that the looses of Heep in the Vicinity of Trinidad aggregate not less than head. Avirl i so Amer Lynn Coal Hio Janeiro. March Charles Page Bryant United states minister to Brazil has obtained an official Assurance Furcin the brazilian authorities that american Coal shall be used on the brazilian rail any in the vessels of the brazilian Navy. Advanced. Chicago. April n meeting of the it Stern and Southern associations of manufacturers and of two or three local organizations held Here wednesday it was decided to Advance tue Selling Price of All stoves five per cent. Dail of Sci into o Neill Potter new York april Jennie o Weill Potter the Well known Elou zionist died at St. Luke s Hospital tues Day night of cancer after a Long Secretary Taylor of the Treasury department has received a Telegram from the immigration inspector at fort Townsend wash., in which he states that 1.000 japanese immigrants were landed at that port thursday and 2.200 Are expected to arrive to Day. In con sequence of this sudden increase in the arrival of orientals he is unable to make the necessary examinations unaided. And asks for authority to employ 1, v in v him authority to employ three Emer gency assistants. Granted Divot Cut on Sente Day Keno. Xev., april has been Learned tint both Karl a Tissell and mrs. Sora Erville. Nee Mollie Cook who were married on. Saturday last were granted divorces on saturday by judge K. Muck in the District co dirt at Genoa in this state. Mrs. Somerville charges her husband with extreme cruelly tenders in apology. Madrid. April 13. The United states minister Bellamy Storer. Visited Premier Silvela tuesday and apol Gired for the action of the mayor of Chicago Carter h. Harrison in Send ing an invitation to the Duke of Arcos. The Spanish minister at washing ton. To attend the Dewey Day Celebration there. Law. Albany. X. A. April Roose velt has signed the Bill to secure equal rights to coloured children in the Public Schoolman abolishing separate schools. 3iay cause tron la. Washington. April de Lay in paying claims of the United states for destruction of Mission build Ings May result in Force being used. Washing ton april private pension Bills were passed in the Senate on saturday and the Alaska civil code Bill was considered. Washington april 17. The Senate yesterday referred the House Resolution for the election of United states senators by the people to the commit tee on privileges and elections. Washington april is. Senator Hoar mass addressed the Senate yesterday in opposition to the policy of expansion. A Bill was. Passed granting mexican War veterans a pension of s12 per month. Washington. April 10. During Al most the entire session of the Senate yesterday the alaskan civil code bit was under consideration. A Resolution was adopted to give medals to sailors of the North Atlantic Squadron and documents were received from the president bearing tron. The insurrection in the Philip nines. Washington. April Senate passed a joint Resolution yesterday pro Viding for the administration of civil affairs in Porto Rico pending the appointment of officers under the recently enacted and Bills were introduced to Grant a pension of a. Month to Gen. Longstreet and to repeal the War Revenue act. Washington. April Senate yesterday discussed the hawaiian civil government and the Alaska civil code Bills. The committee favourably re ported the Bill to give Gen. Miles rank of lieutenant general. House. Washington. April private pension Bills were passed in the House on saturday and eulogies were pronounced on the late gov. Oliver p. Morton of Indiana in connection with the acceptance of his statue which has been placed in the statuary Hall at the Capitol by the state which he served. Washington. April it. In the House yesterday the naval appropriation Bill was considered. Two drastic measures for the regulation of trusts were decided upon by the Judy Aust a great Britain the British colonies. America has three times the number of exhibitors that France had at the world s fair in Chicago. She occupied Square feet with her 47 distinct exhibition spaces 33 in the main exposition grounds 14 in the Vic venues Annex excluding the ground covered by our surmounting the National Paviol on the Quai d orsay. Washington april Mckinley on saturday sent the Fol lowing message to president Lon bet Washington in c., april h. President of the French Republic Paris in the name of the american people and on behalf of the government of the United states i congratulate the government of the Republic arid the French nation on this conspicuous inauguration of a great Enterprise whose Beneficent Mission is to draw closer the ties of Intercourse that i join All countries to their Mutual Avau ruin by floods. Water in Mage pro of Lite. Ciary committee. The first gives con Gress full Power to Deal with them. The second revises and galvanized the Sherman anti Trust Law. Its main pro visions Are "1. Requiring the branding or marking of Trust map to oils snippet nut of a product of a Trust "2. Prohibiting the interstate traffic of Trust made goods not so branded making them subject to seizure con Vir Fosburg miss. April flood which commenced the Early part of the week has already caused at a cons native estimate fully s3.000.000 loss in Central and Southern Mississippi to say nothing of the damages sustained by the railroads. The loss at Columbia alone is place eur at and Hickory and Enterprise Are inundated and hundreds of cattle and hogs been drowned. Farm houses in direction been swept away the inmates barely escaping with their lives. Viloney Island is under 20 feet of water and the Island which has for years been one of the natural game preserves of the South is devoid of. Animals. Hundreds of Deer were drowned. Murderous italian. Kills four men and wounds Tito others in n disorderly House eur , a. Ring corporations having a Cap Ita of or John Towru april per sons Are dead and two Are dangerously wounded at the mining town of Windber near Here As the result of a Drunken Row in a disorderly House kept by mrs. Steux. One italian is Claro vol with the wholesale crime but j it is believed that he is already be j Pond the reach of the Law As a Man. I answering his description was found under a train at South Fork. The dead Are John Halverson. A swede n de. P. Mccauley. An american gust. Business of j. To file a report of their j Greyback. A slav Samuel Shives affairs with the Secretary of state. Providing the process or injunction i against combinations sending Trust made goods from state to state or to foreign countries. "5. Prohibiting the use of the mails to concerns and their officials proved to to trusts. Washington april is. General debate on the naval appropriation Bill was closed in the House yesterday. A Bill was introduced to require payment of interest on government deposits. Washington. April 19. In the House yesterday the Nail appropriation Bill Vas discussed under the five minute Rule and the conference report on the urgent deficiency Bill was adopted. Washington. April Bill was introduced in the House yesterday to pen Sion sex soldiers of the rebellion on reaching the age of 02 and the naval Bill was further considered. Washington. April the House an american. Sent to prison. Belleville. 111 april jury in the Case of seven men charged with the murder of sheriff Herman bar Nickol during an attempted wholesale jail delivery returned a verdict find ing Charles Hastings guilty and fixing the punishment at 18 years in the Penitentiary. Fhe others were Given sentences of 1-1 years each. The jail de livery was frustrated by sheriff bar Nickol shooting to death Benton be Velle the Leader of the jail Breakers after he had been fatally wounded by Bevelle. Porto Ilcau a Lone. Washington. April Treasury department has completed the arrangements for the retirement of Porto Lii can Money and the substitution of american currency. The work yesterday the naval appropriation Bill i is to be done under the Porto Kiran occupied the rime. Indicted. Frankfort. By. April grand jury has reported indictments against Caleb Powers John Powers Charles Finley Wharton Golden and w. H. Culton. As accessories and against Henry e. Youtsey. Berry Howard. Tim Howard. Harland Whitaker and Dick Combs charged with the wilful Mur Der of or. Goebel. Evv ept o Bill recently passed by Congress which provides for the retirement of the Porto Kincan peso and All other Money 011 the Island and the Exchange there for of american the markets. Live Stock steers. Hogs sheep Flo straights. Minnesota. Patents 2 new Tork april 21. Edinburgh. X. A. April i Corn to. 2. Wiped out the entire business portion of this City. Of Lindall. Wife of a former prominent merchant and n Bride of but a few y. Property to the extent j was burned and mrs. Jacob Ceil or so. 20 it 5 60 5 60 a 6 00 5 "5 it s o l is x o1 in fair is 2s a eggs cattle Chicago. Steers burned to death. Months and mrs. Jerson were Texas. Stoe cers feeders bulls. rough packing. Keep 10 it 5 60 4 40 if 5 30 Yick Sbur lynched. Miss. April from state that Henry Mcafee a negro accused of an attempted As Sault upon a mrs. Saunders near in Hinds county. Hanged by a in front of the Browns schoolhouse. Died of injuries. Cleveland. 0 april a. B. Ailyn. A prominent physician of Char Don. Of. Who injured a few Days ago by being shut up in a fold ins bed. Is dead. 1 m 2 5 let tar creameries 3 i pal i in i 5 Iff .2 of g "0 four bar Natl. New Castie. A. April is. In a tenement House fire in this City Ila Viil Abbatte and his three Young nephews were cremated. Fresh by o it 3 s3 s12 30 7 7 17k 7 05 1 in Oka May 65

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