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McKean Democrat (Newspaper) - March 24, 1899, Smethport, PennsylvaniaThe Mckean Democrat. An Independent democratic paper devoted to politics local and general news Etc. Volume s. R. Lindsley i co Pum steers Smethport my Kean county Penna., Friday March 24. 1899. Terms a 50 per year invariably in Dianca. Number Brownell bros., dealers in general merchandise t done to i3ic fooled and spend Jour it honest prices. Morven in to ssh Mercandino hot invest in Good honest goods we have just replenished our store with a fresh atom k of Choice new goods of the beat qualities to be found in the Market. Our Long and varied tiper Lenic has taught us when mid where to buy goods that Are beat suited to the wants of purchaser. Our Stock ii Complete in every department. Staple groceries provisions canned goods flour Salt meat. Fish a. 4t the very lowest Market Price. Call and examine our Stock before purchasing four supplies a a inking our customers for their Liberal patronage in the past and hoping by a strict adherence to the principles of honest dealing to Merit a Contin Zanos of the same we it a n respect Gill yours Brownell Bros Smethport a. 1yt a r. Cox Liiv s Csc c50�y Phoebi Etosh calf Batel i a Gold Leaf whiskies and wholesale liquor dealers. Fun wart new Frosa Eft univ cry k a Collins acs. Quot Quot a menu i 0 he amp in private Stock a a Mew a if Crim cd Quot a a a to r Collin Ich a att >.14 n Erial a a Ron Ronee a mar cwt of inv Liiv r h Collins amp co Coffi Komesar a Wastwe guarantee All our Salea to be Satisha Tobt. Boxed and sealed w Hen desired. Correspondence solicited. Oaf Send for Price lists. 88 main Street Gouda Plain if t. I Clark successor to w. P. Walsh practical plumber Gas and steam fitter in dealer of Bath tubs water closets Wash basins Gas stoves Cas fixtures Etc agents Rob Welsbach lamps hot a and hot water heating apparatus tin steel and Iron roofing eave troughs and conducting pipes. All work guaranteed. Gallup building Bradford a. Jones amp Church. Dealers Iii fresh and Salt meats poultry fish oysters avd vegetables. A Quot is pay Tbs highest Cash Price for St Stock poultry hides and pelts. Give us s Call. Williams old stand Smethport a. Smethport Penna Wheeler amp Wilson sewing machine the wonder of the world rotary motion Bull bearing. Sold for Cash or on instalment at reduced prices. Machine supplies of All kinds. Mail orders have prompt attention musical 131<1 Zuments of All kinds of the be a make on Sale for Cash or in a ailment 8be�fc music and music merchandise. Use firs and Accident insurance written in reliable com panel. F w Burdick. Piano tuner of Olean. U a. Wili visit met pert a a a try t Are Motil is via. Mar us june. September. December. 1. Ave order at my c. A. Burdick 122 main St. Smut import Pachas. Lemmler to Gleason , in double and single harness horse furnishing goods of every description. A full line of Tobes and blankets. Also Lull line of trunks and bags which will be sold at Bottom. Prices. Give me a mail. Smith Post april 20. Emil thamm. Manuras Freb of Ihmi strip shut part i. F. Rooney a Nair to Sil Kiis i of Choice meats Teget shies fruits can wed goods shoulders bites As highest Cash prices paid Fop. Hides and Veals. Smethport it or n insurance Agency or of. F. Specht Smethport. Pav re life and Accident insurance placed in reliable companies. A. T. Palmer livery feed and Sale 3tables. Prompt and careful attention Given to All by dines Cut no try too care stable water Street. Of in a of state Street below the court Ilona Smethport. A. B. L. Fellows amp co., i guns ammunition fishing tackle. Bicycles sundries. Rubber Stamps. General repairing. I 15 main Street a a added. A. Todertaki1tg embalming in All Braa Rhes promptly Star Quad to by As experienced funeral director Specht amp Sasse met port a. Inf intr f Irto port a n l a foot Hon of Byron Threeta Smatz pm Hician a bub Jon off a a re dam x a Ornar main and Byro form Clark. I c. 21.s 8mktoport, Penna. Of Flo floor a a to 9.20 a. M., 1 to 8 p. As. P. Oiler i Itell rare la kept dlr k. C. Brown physician and surgeon Smet night a. 0.ffl.ce in Gallup building opposite Democrat office. Residence in mrs. T. D. Nash s to us lower main Street. Burg Chadwick physician Iii id surgeon Smethport a. Prompt attention of Vul Calls Day or n g a. Office i i Palace Phan orc Houas unit 10 t. In., to 6 p m. Pharm toy 1 to 3 Aai or. E. R. Baker i 12 is t i s t. Teeth extracted without pain. All kind of Dent a if work done promptly and satisfaction guaranteed. Office Over Mccoy a a drug store. Edmund i. Ryan attorney at Law. Collections a specially. Kane. A. S. B a Rafter. I shatter. Shaffer amp Sii Affer attorneys at Law kafe Penna. Office in the Schriever Bloch. C w. Boito. Botton it pc attorneys at Law id s Bank met port is. W. O. Salt cd. Gallup office Over Ham notary Public. N. Lizur. Jobs Roa Zaer Hamlin to Forrest i a and land office Smethport a office of the land a if Hamlin a for a of formerly Keating a co. A stunted in theol of of me Kean Rotter Cameron us q o a a hour dan1ki. No on pro Retee. Main Street soft Post a. The s House is to t Ben Thoro Orbly Reno fated throughout and put in fire Claas a Hap or the reception of the travelling Pablo. To Hen Tuanqu u conf i located for by epee Sarpu a a. A he. Re of the pm to Patron Ife respectfully Aoh cited. Junion House f. Ii dec i a proprietor 126 main Street Baan Roan. Pm Boose first Das in Ever y respect. Media or to a to order at ail boar Day or night. A a h a r it it of the Public patronage u respectfully a a i �n0 eur de e. L Keenan a attorney and Counselor at Law a a office adjoining residence main St., Smethport a All Legal Bali near promptly attended to. Shi Cuidan Ootton. T t . Gorton amp Richmond a Tomoye at . A beef Iowa intr Stod to our care will restive prompt ant Eulion offices 1a. Temperance House club Mont a. F. G. Deck dec proprietor. Table suppl a de with the Jeat the Market affords. Tour patronage Sollitt ted. Cantwell House u. 8. Kino proprietor port Allegany finn. Electric Bell. A print water Gas hot Bathe and nil modern conveniences. First class accommodations. Ratee St 00 per Day. Special Tato Givon to commit Raisl Ilea s Oppong Over sunday. N Kwh v kit Iii so no t in a a Xiii Prophet Ora Clermont a. This Bons has just Tien rebuilt and newly it it am heat Sod All modern convenience. Rates least Noble. Commercial House we. Hovin pop. Smethport a. rebuilt and Liefer Sheo 81.00 in 5k i it a. Well stocked i Mcconne ted. Central hotel. Robert Graves a it a. Opposite w. N. Y. K p. Depot Oloan n. Y. Everything first lass and ii a Tot reasonable. Grand Central cafe Olean n. Y. Lad Iosi and gents dining rooms unites the lowest and service the Mig Heet. Mont Shoemaker Prory a. 5� w. C. Rockwell a the Florist by Adlord a. Cot fwd tor Wiki and fwsi1� the left on 190. Palace shaving parlor next do Ltd to kit red up a Hooe Smethport Penn. E. E. Heath. Proprietor. Fir to Clase work go try mod. Furniture for Fata sgt Deuey far Are of every Dee caption cell Specht amp Sasse main St. Smethport. Pahi e set Hting 11 the k a 1.0 k. Falls t to instantaneous silence in my chamber surprising Calm. The Sodden Small i. Starting lift my in no in half alarm the Cloi a Lias stopped a Liat s All. The Elo k Lias stopped yet Why have i so found an instant feeling almost like dismay Why note its silence sooner than its sound for it has tick is All Day. No Many a life be Ide my own go on. And such companionship unheeded keep companionship scarce recon fixed till gone and lost in sudden sleep. And so tie blessings heaven daily Grants Are in their very commonness forgot. We Little heed what a us were h our wants until it answers not. A strangeness falleth on familiar ways As if some pulse were gone beyond recall Koine thing unto right of linked with All our Days some clock has Stop we that s nil. George ii. Counter in youth s com j Paui Oti. Captain Jacob Matthews died ree a it to near Sidney neb. He was a principal in one of the most singular if bloodless duels a ver fought in the West. Lie emigrated from Pennsylvania Early in the a Tow and settled at Omaha where lie lie Gan As a Small merchant of Quaker Stock and pea in Loving he frequently declared lie had tins a pistol Only once it his life itis title was entirely complimentary. The Duel in which he engaged Hsk place shortly after his arrival at Omaha City when he aroused the animosity of Dull Touey a Lila Ekl a and an exp Cert with tin pistol. Matthews refused to s. I1 gym is to Touey on in Dit. Whereupon the latter promptly Ebal Leti ged the Young Mer Cliant to a Duel. As Tomey had Partei rated in a dozen or mor such affairs and had always a a me off victorious great was the Surprise and alarm of Matthews Friend when he promptly accepted the Challenge i have never had a pistol in my hands in my life said Matthews Jet mean to meet him. Though neither of us will is hit the next Day Tomey and Matthew s met in a held South of the town. The news of the tit he it Fig Duel had been Well and friends of Tsuli assembled Alil Totth the general Eon i Etiopi was that Matthews was As Gissla As dead. To the amazement of the site stators Well As Touey and his second. Of a the Bear 1 a re of d my at hotly Niichi Urey Rio a he tin in to imy round l newly dug grave yawning for him who should fall in tin Duel. Tomey made it the butt of his coarse wit. A that Feller Matt lie is is a thoughtful one a he said to the crowd a lie comics a hit Here to get me to pop Himli and Lias his own grave ready so Vema hold the funeral with out waste a f in the ,, answered Matthews a i have had that grave Ting for there was even greater cause for As when Matthews see Oil a Williams St Isle on the held. He was known to is one of the most de a Erate in ii in Omaha. His Fame As a dead shot was As great As that of Tomey while his daring and wickedness Wen held in far Higler repute by the rough element of which in was a ruling spirit. Some trifling kindness had won this Dew a ratio to Matthews and in had sworn to my him through tin tight Anil secure fair play if he had to clean out a a Core of his own trips. Tin due lists were to stand and tire at ten paces and Williams w in immediately took charge of All arrangements wit limit much deference to tin wishes or views of his fellow second so managed it that tin grave came directly a tween them. To this arrangement Tomey Ami itis pc Oihi strenuously a objected hut Williams with an ugly frown ova a rules i Tsieia saying to is by that As tin challenged party itis principal had a right to select tin ground so i Long As no obstacles inter Ventha. Tin dirt front the grave Hail been removed to a distance so there could is no complaint on that score. Tomey Ami itis so a Otnel appealed to i tin crowd but sown found themselves a helpless minority for the predominating rough element w Ere afraid of Williams and so of course sided wit i him. Pin resp ctr ble pm cat torn naturally agree with any pro a position made in the interest of Matthews w in ten a the is it in tit was Apin irent or not. Finding it of in Avail to Prates further. Founey a second placed him on his Side of the grave and Williams did likewise with Matthews then Williams tep my some paces to tin right Ltd of his principal and made a Brief address. A you men Are to have one shot apiece a he began looking straight at rum a who Stissel at Star less ease w Ith i smile on ids repulsive face. A that s nil 1 in retorted "1 Lon t a Eilevf in tearing in All to a fall you want Quot repeated Williams a a we la see that you Don t try to take More. And another thing 1 want you to i a ear carefully in mind. Hull Touey that in a Standon Here with my Gnu in itty go ssi right hand Ami if you fire info it re 1 give tin won i of command Why. Ill mow the heart out of you i and i its Koti from what you know of me you will believe i m in Earnest when 1 caution Tomey scouted darkly hut made no answer. Relations Lse tween the two men were strained but Wiiliams was much to it Strong in the is a in Ltd tin rough element of or Tomey to declare for an Ltd in a teach. A a inti t worry Ali ont me afoot lit ahead of he replies i sur Lily a but hurry up these prom a a a Lings. I want to get Back to town with the Boya to ��1 j Elk rate this a very Well we re ready. 1 will count one. Two three Ami then you Are la the j to Blaze away at the word a fire Quot Quot j went on Williams at tin time leveling Liis pistol at toil Ley s lir East. A a in a going to keep you under cover a said be As Tomey Drew Back with a a a Start Quot to make Sun you Dou t lire at my Man till the proper time your second May also cover my Man if lie likes to make certain his gun Don t go off too soon Ami trial will even up the covering business All Tommy s second not to is outdone by Williams and acting on his advice promptly Drew a head on Matthews Ami thus the seconds stood. The crowd began to insinuate that there were too Many if Alutin novelties belter introduced at the Duel but Wil i in is silenced nil dissension by the ferocity of his rebuking Glare. A now then ready a he called and the principal their Wear tvs to Bear upon Earl other. A one a he j i ii timed. And a aused abruptly. Tom by aimed at his antagonists a head holding ids pistol motionless and True. Matthews covered the entire anatomical Range of the Ruffian and fastened his eyes unflinchingly upon the snaky Little optics. One minute two minutes thre Miu. Tiles passed hut Williams. A a say disregarding the laps of time refrained from cont nning Hie count. Instead. La a Lei Sun by surveyed Tomey and kept itis pistol barrel on a line with the hitter s heart. Matthews who was still covered by Tomey a second remained Serene and totally indifferent As to aim. Tomey was Luegin Tiiu to show signs of nervousness and tension. Lite pistol Arm twitched perceptibly a Nee or twice and he shifted his aim from Matthews Quot head to his heart. Tin spectators Mut i tired impatiently at tin delay but Williams paid no heed. Lie waited Tive infinite then announced in sepulchral tones a a two Matthews now took careful aim a Hunting ids weapon directly at Turney s brain. Touey was plainly ill at ease Ami eager to let Fly at his opponent. Ohop Matthews wit Lindrew his glance from Tomey a eyes and allowed it to rest upon tin yawning grave. I a Eon seriously Tomey s glance followed suit hut tin suggest its that grisly a Khasin inspired in his mind must have been unpleasant for his pistol Arm was observe to twitch again and his aim heroine unsteady and Rhu equating. It iat thews however brought ids eyes to Bear Oil cd Inore ii Hgt a Tomeyo a. But the latter found it difficult to return the piercing gaze. Instead he shifted tils glance from the grave to Matthews rigidly held pistol. The time dragged horribly yet tin relentless Williams remained silent. Tin Mutt rings a of the spectators gave Piave to a so Tolet hush deep Siguil want. Awful. Tomeyo a face grew pallid and began to work spastic to ii Aliy per Spir Tiou Frokt out on his brow and ran in tiny streams Down his Cheek. He Gul a cd several Tiiu a like a fam i s i us i a rapture. A Atliner re a Ira Al Williams. His Prin a ill Al extended his wrap so half an Inch Forward Ami ran his Eye a Long the barrel. But Tomey was fairly palsied. His eyes were staring and bloodshot his pistol barrel was swinging from Side to Side like a pendulum and frightened within an Inch of his lift. The silence was maddening yet will Lams seemed la no hurry to break it with the fatal word. The Torrible delay was too much for i the cowardly , who suddenly gave a hoarse cry tired his pistol wildly and Lea a is into the grave. William and the spectators Wade a a lash for him. The shot had a sed harmlessly Over Matthews head hot tin crowd was eager to avenge the treachery which had prompted in. The grave was do up but they g<4 the is Troon i out and by no gentle Means either. His Seemol in tie Loe Antisin. Under a a a a a is a a i a. A a now. You i seraph eur a said Williams when Tomey had Toen set on his feet still Pii Verdug and sick from to Rar a you May take your choices either or. Matthews Here shall kill you As he has first Calls or i shall a to the Job. As i promised Touey is Gge to Bard for his life but Williams was ols Lurate. And the crowd a even ids former Frie mls were anxious to attend tin funeral at owe. Mattlin is pm a let a for him. He said he was Content to accept the cringing an dog. Which the Eowan Smrz so out in a torrent and let him go. His entreaties finally gained tin a my. But not no we ver until the so stators had Ridden tin Dos Gray de it dist around on a rail and kit Kesl him Over a Fence with the to vanish and never return on pain a if death. A new Corner of Africa. Thrilling details about two lately discovered tribes. American workmen Best. A candid English Trade journal makes a Gratifying admission. Says the engineering Magazine it has Lieen the us Fonn Enji Erenee of american engineers with whom 1 have come in Contact who have bail a my a Sioui to employ european workmen that tin Eunnie an is totally at a loss if la let As to tackle any probe mfg or Lii Eli lie has it lieu trained or that a deviates to any extent from his routine work. The twas ted. Sni Ier Loutfy of thorough English workmanship is a myth. Tin thoroughness for which the German is Beu Sumnal in some respects sure in a Loeb not hold go a so a far As Mecl Iankol Ojie Rahlves Are Cou denied. 1 have had sons in la Rahie expert nce w Atli All clauses of euro eau workmen a a Aram nth is. Masons. Fou us laymen. Machinists and 1 must say that there is a Consul Rlou Iak of Apprey iat Loii of Gootel work among them Ami that the use of primitive tools and methods is common. Toliese �iel1� i Niles Are i arg by a Lia to bail St Tom vision Ami want of intelligent manage in it. It Quot a it rns a a no Ling class a a 0f workmen under More favourable coalitions Ami la Etta a Maii gement for quota Large part of the Best Mechau ies in atm Rio a. It is a fact verified by statist Lea and tin Stoten tends a of Many Ameris an makers of Maei winery who in a a it stir Ces Santly inns Lossl their machines into european Ernnt Rlee that under Europe in workmen. Amerl Caa labor saving and automatic machinery turns out from do to a St in or cent less than is produce 1 by the same Moe in by in America. Tit doom it the steam locomotive. Tin see Tittle american it Piotis from be Genie civil a description of a highs my a i a la Etri Ltd Loeo motive recently test Eil with Suee is by the Paris Lyons Sliski Terraneau not Nanny on its line from Paris to Melon a distance of some thirty Miles. Tin Mathiu which is conspicuous by the absent a of a smokestack boiler and a tender for Coal easily hauled a loan la of Kwh tons at a is de of sixty Miles an hour and a Load of 1 it tons at a so eed of Twenty seven Turies an hour and its calamity greatly Exee a is this performance. I a to King Hack on the Brief his Lory of a a Hetric a d a la a a to Pimp it. It is impossible to believe that the Smoky and noisy steam Kex Oil Tolve will la tug survive it has to a a Gossl Friend to Mankind hut its Ltd part ire will not be York world. Carpet Worth $1.000,000. In the treasure Rooni of tin maharajah of Harenda is said to repose a carpet which its St nearly it is Only of by 10 feet la size hut is Woven from strips of pure pearls with a enter and Comer circles of Diamond. It re a tired three years to Maulfa it Turc this jewel of a it Arp it. Which was in Temley As a gift to a Beautiful Mohammedan by Lle. They believe in the of Soals a wives killed when s chief Dies prefer human meat to aay other. Tin White Man s restless curiosity has left so Little of the Earth a surface to Rea Ilera at Home that it is a Surprise to know there is still a great tract of darkest Africa left. The Kurt pm an Sera lit Mefy or the lion s share of tin Etui finest has brought its Library of information up to Date on tin niger Valley on Uganda on the countries North a a Ltd Nulesia and on the Southern Soudan. But the Extension of the hinterland principle has not vet ton Diol the heart of Africa Ami it is Only the intie11-discussed Telegraph and railway from Unis town to to Airo that has called attention to the Little known part of it citral Africa that lies North of the Anil test River. Time erasing two Large sort Loiis of it. Brots Ilam and tiie Awe tuba Eon it try some very in term sting info Matin a obtain Mil at first hand is Given by the last a ape Phi re. Tim Rev. Francis to Quot Tilard of the evangelical society of Paris Lias Sam tit Many years in Liew territories. He found the Brotsi trips very industrious and intelligent. When saw the missionaries building their houses of Wattle Ami a Lanb they imitated ten a awl did it even letter than the missionaries. When they saw the missionaries draining the country they net to work also and since then bad made several canals uniting their principal Village with tin Zambesi River some eight or ten Miles away. They have to feet im-1 if in tin transmigration a of souls. Among certain of them a Man during ids lifetime us opt Dan animal such As a Ergo die Tiger elephant or lion into which in wished ids soul to pass on ids death and aft or a certain ceremony and when attending tin funeral of a relative they would even imitate the habits of the animals they Hud adopted in their roaring Etc. Tin a Pemba country which com a Prises ten thousand minaret Miles southward of the Tanganyika and Nyassa plateau is oct up Ltd by natives Ltd of exceptionally Fine physique. A triv Ehr who Lias just return a from a Sil a tire among them says tin head chief a of tin a Pemba did Al recently Ami the tasty is is Iii kept in accordance with tin native custom for a year. When it fat buried if the custom in still car i Rio Al ont. Tin h�a�1 Man of the trips and a to a to a of women will have to to sacrificed. The a a wintry is described As Low and swampy and therefore extremely in Bea Fhy for euro ieans. It Ai smals in gain of ail kinds parties Lurly elephants and tin Trade in Ivory is of re i s in by Raldy a i i mensa is. In i Erling t lie a Outry from the so a uhf. An Ltd a a it of unusual interest Liat is passed on the Jon Ruey is the True which Marks the last resting place of Livingstone which Tonry an ins it Ripton it in the Bam of the tree giving the name of tin missionary tog her with an inscription in the native language. Th1 mention a above kept for twelve months during which Tine it remains in his it. And at tie end what remains of it is placed in Cali bashes Over them when tie Lime arrives Are slaughtered it Nukuto a of the late chief wives together with tie chiefs lib of Man. So that it would apr year that tie prime minister of the country Ltd a a titles a position Frau Glit with a car Tain amount of risk la tie a ase of a a a Hibl a it a a St Aling anything the father is sentenced to have four fing Cra remove tel from a a a hand Ami ids wife and children Are sold As slaves to the arabs. A liar is up Nister by to ing a be priv a of his eyes the argument let ing that tie liar mrs to Anneli. Ami that it won ill is to tier that he should not have tie Opit or Unity of so a ing quite so much in the future Wilile anybody did we Vered spread Ling unreliable news concerning tie actions of the chief is dim outraged by ii Avig his ears Cut off. Though in this connection it is Only fair to add that the practice of mutilation has to t great Cut ont died out during the last two or thru a years in fact Siuy a tie Whites have Eoin Nene a i to occupy tie Tanganyika and Nyassa plateau. But there is a West african tril get that a an teach tie a Pemba a la it in tie was of Huni Aii delicacies. Or 1. A. My Anu. Who has Hall Iii then years actual Resh leave in West afrin a and seven years trading and re Kletice with tie Cannibal Triton of the French Galion. Hair a stir died to England. He says lie go it Friendly with these Triton and thoroughly Stu lid tie in habits a Ini custom. Thy a piste 1mi��v�1 that tie White men ate White men. As they themselves ate their fellow Blacks. A big chief offered or. Met non tie a new ked thigh of a native. This was consider a a Grac Fons a t. To refuse it world in unfriendly. Or. M<4ami was in it dih Ninn. Hot be feign so ill less and sail he was not eating just the. The chief eventually put tin matter off Glt a so Humora ally by saying let Dpi mrs a tie White Man preferred White Titan to eat instead of Black Man. A the said or. My Fann a an i elot Lesl like a Royal Princess Rompa re her with the pictured women of 100 or 200 year ago Ami see How altogether changed in this a eternal in fifty years Tine there will to produced another a Al Beauty a but one ventures to predict it will have As great sameness As tin lie Suty which commit ads our and Mirat in it a in tin portrait exhibitions of the present Day and. Which shows that fashionable painters Are slaves to their subjects Tro script. Bledsoe s Battery of gentlemen. Not one of them was Ever reprimanded tribute from Grant and Rea regard. A i was a Menitor of Captain i Rani by Sloe s famous Missouri Battery a j said a nut ii who is living in new York. Quot his re it death remove anoint tie last prominent figure from tin Confederate ranks in mis Sonrel. Except in tin in sence of his Superior Offiel is he prefer to have his men Call him lit. He went into the War right at the tie gunning. The men who first enlisted under him Wen his neighbors and acquaintances in Cam county where lib had lived since the mexi i can War. A there were five Brothers in his first command. When they presented the mss elves for enlistment i asked them if they had not better Divide and Al Eli that lie did not want to Hare lha entire family. But the Hoy insisted. And it is a singular fact that they with their, fought through the War. No far As i can now recall no Mei Ulter of the Bledsoe Battery was Ever reprimanded. It was a Model organization. Its discipline was army talk. And when Bledsoe met Gen. Beauregard for the first Titue be regard complimented him on the reputation of his command and asked him the secret of it. Bledsoe s reply was that ids command was t0u��>sed o f a n i be men. A a i that he t Rea t a a i them a Cordingly at All times. When this Superb Organiza lion was decimated and it was Prois a so to recruit it with conscripts Bledsoe refused. He said tin men who fought under him must is Volunteer lie challenged the admiration of Grant by the Way in which lie fought Grant a command at fort Gibson in Intel it was when Grant was closing in a Chi Vicksburg. Bledsoe held off the entire Advance for one Day and Grant asked. So i Bare Beard who was in command and Sal if there were a few More As determined As Bledsoe the War would have last Ltd to longer. A in 1n04 a. Command of Federr is moved up near Bledsoe lines am the Hoys in Blue became very noisy Ami did some kids Cellaneous firing to lids a was ass a. The noise awoke lint. Turning to the nearest Captain. In asked what the to Hie was Ali tit. And when inf a rms Ltd. He said vell i must Stop this for i want to go to and he shelled the 1 Yde rals until they withdrew. A when the War was Over Bledsoe returned to his Home in Cass a a Unity. He represented that county in the legislature for several terms. He was consulted by the leading men of his party. Ami if in had not cheeked his friends he might have had any office in the Home. A in is i there was but one Confederate Monument in Chicka Inauen National Park. It was tie gift of Missouri. On its sides is the Story of Bledsoe a York Sun. Notes and comments. English Trade journal attribute improvement in printing to american machinery. Heavy Dej sits of excellent Coal have been discovered in tin Klondike Region. On advantage in i Tang them is that there will to a Tine Home Market for their output. The clerk of the District court of Alaska who by an oversight is to collect a year in feel naturally resents this tendency to insinuate that if is not easy to find Money in his territory. Some of Muir leading Randy manufacturers have established agencies in England where american a infection Ery is making rapid headway. Has this anything to do wit i tin went Sweet tendencies of Johnny Bull towards fuel Sam the i. S. Supreme court has affirm pm the constitutionality of a Eddo Law requiring railroads to Stop at least three trains a a Lay at any station having a population of . The railroads fought this Law on the ground that it interfered unlawfully with in to Stab Ron Nero a but tin court says no though four of the in Iger out of the nine dissented from this View. The curious mistake made by Gen j Era Ruppe the swedish minister of j War. In wearing a plug hat with a uniform to which a cocked hat with plumes was essential at a my eting Ltd of the ministry reminds one of Harry lava rentier s absence of mind when he api eared a at the morning Parade of his regiment with the fare of Othello j which he had worn at private theatrical the nig lit Lief Ore. General toral who Santiago. Has been Seo terns a by court Start enl to a term of imprisonment for that crime. Reasoning by analogy we should hear within a few Days that tin Spanish into commissioners have a been Given a Hundred lashes a Toteh for to nor failure to retain an Turchi la go that was impossible of retention and that former Premier Sagasta is to to hang a in chains for treason in having neglected to conduct a victorious War against the Yankees. The Law in England is that a person duly a Leeiii a by the society of air Ntalie Ca Rita May practice me Iveine and surgery. But an Art of parliament forbids anyone s holding himself out As a a a physician unless he bus compiled with All the requirements of study. Etc so if happens that a person May practice Medicino under a lib enso hut must not rail himself a physician unless lie is a graduate. La Queen a Bench court Lias just rendered a decision to this Effie t. Which declares that the term a physician Quot is applicable Only to the High St Grade of practitioners and must not 1m used by other a medical men a a Doctora Are called in England. I states from the United kingdom tre decreasing this country still continues i a bettor customer of tin United King a a loin than the average foreign a Outry our purchases from the United kingdom Tong about Quot a a Jet cent greater than those from German and double those from France. New Jersey state Dairy commissioner George a Maguire in tils recent annual . Say that the work of his de Pur tin it for the year showed that a Gotzl a Leal a it of milk. Est a indy a during the summer u ion bin. Had Lieen preserve Al with acid n Large part to lib re of being a Quot remarkably Strong Antiseptic derived from word his investigation As to the extent of by use of that Rhein Licul a unclosed the fact that it was becoming almost Universal. No professional certification of the Tow Hoh soinejti1�� of such a oui pm Inid is Nee he a but state chemist Wallins a a i pro Fessor i seher. Who Inavie Hie analyses denounce the Uso of any whatever and agree that in a use of a Hudren particularly much illness is Austol by the us of milk so treated. New Jersey is in this particular no won off than new York and other milk producing states. There is sufficient testimony that like practices Are common in them All. And that a remedy must to found and 1� very go a ii rally Tong sought in legislation interdicting any such or Cess. Ami providing ii Mill a of sufficient severity for it violation. Over in Germany according to a re Mart of Walter Schumann the municipal savings 1 tanks have adopted a novel method for inducing the into it ring a lasses and Small shopkeepers to save their Money. Instead of requiring be my sit a is to tiring their to item to the Bank collectors go about on a a weak usually of payday to their Homes or a takes of occupation Ami collect it. This system reaches the poorest class of the Copie and those who would to least Likely to save anything from their wages unless they were thus urge a to do so. I hiring tie last year in maj Etiene the Rev its under this system in a single Bank amounted to $176.179, Deposit i try �.7"� persons which was an average of $30.38 per capita. Atno tig lies were 2-14 piers on who de a of it a it an average 11 cents a week. 1.007 who dem sit an average of 23 cent 1.73b an average of 47 a a its 073 an average of 71 cent. Ism averaged pts a a a its. A pm average $1.10, and a 3�7 averaged $2.38 a week. Tin i it a it til a a Liat tie 1�?~r1 Cord Calls hem Nib to a at a i1isla�lelphia a let w wide a dangerous to life than the Gas former a male from a a a a Al. The Ltd it Al Gas cd n�s�1 its presence by its rank it my or. And when taken into the lungs merely Imp sled breathing Aud in Lue so Suffy mation. Tin water Gas now universally used not Only suffocates but poisons the As Well owing to tit far larger a Ereen Tage of in r i a on lox he which it a a Outais. An a recovery from exp my sure to its fumes is possible Only when prompt and Early Reim Deal measures Are taken. A Leaky Gas fixture is a source of such i inn tithe army supplied with it than to the j Keiit danger that All House Hohler one against which it is proposed to use a should take cognizance of the fact Aud it. J be upon their guard. It has imm d shown that it is possible a a to make a Long voyage at a High rate a senator Mason s remarkable prop of Speed three German army officers key that the Philippines like Poland having travel a 421 Mih sat a s my i Hungary and Auie Rha. Would have a of seventy Miles an hour. But this Lafayette is deserving of attentive Experiment prove very Little As to the . The Washington Audi Pray final usefulness it of the balloon of or j eme that first applaud is and. Bien military service t is not Likely that hissed the prediction seems to have have expressed approval Only Wiiilie the we re is s he Ken a re no to Umler St a of a bad Leos for mar purposes. When the a lir Gihle balloon is a Eom plete so a a ass its us in the operations of War May is pret real. Until ten no a a 1 he a silly a f Tarwa a in the in Loon promises to a to far More dangerous to the Day of the tall smoke belching Chimney arc numbered according to a writer in the Iron Trade review. Ins Tea i. Then nr1 to to Short stacks and Blower. For illustration the exp Terence of a Boston manufacturing firm is related. A hangs in the arrangement of the works Necea stated the removal of tin toddler Plant hut it was ont of tin question to take tie Chimney along. In its Stead a fan Blower was installed on top of the 1 a oilers and provided with a so Elal engine to drive it at just the Speed required. It is automatically regulated so that less than on Pound drop in steam pressure greatly i Nereau a a the ores sure Back to where it i be Long. Tie fan we a res by so Tion. Draw by gases from the is Llor Fine and Force the in out through a Short stack extending Only thirty one it a tone the ito tor Root fit sir. Tie draught which May to prodded is two or thro a time a a trongo a than that of the Chimney which Lias it a n a Lis in so. And a is just As Strong in All kinds of weather while the a Ost a of the entire me a Hani it Al traught equipment. Including the stack has to in in is than one half of that of a new Chimney. Because of the stronger draught much cheaper fuel is burned the saving being about $1.<hm� a year. It is possible with mechanical draught to use smaller i a oilers and still produce the required amount of steam. These officers Covel have discovered any Ini Kir Tant info a ration during this hurried trip and even if they had they would have descend in be enemy s lines where they would have been captured. In Cuba during the late War the Cap Tive balloon that was expect Eil to serve As a la so a but for our in Tfir ers the Spanish lines caused it was reported the loss of Many lives in our aug a to Hart Lieen disgusted and angry As soon As the Only meaning Uliey a ally have had route to the surface. If the Philippines Are to have a Lafayette. He will be a foreigner who Gas to the islands to help Aguinaldo tight the americans now of Liat nationality is this foreigner Likely to he a Frenchman perhaps or an italian or own ranks because it located our per a spaniard or to put tin most Polci sit ion exactly. Even if it were possible to steer the balloon in any desired direction it might not be of much value in War for it would merely Transfer to the air a Certa in a mount of the lighting that now takes Dace on Terra Firma. But until our knowledge of air navigation is greatly enlarged we cannot How a for very desirable results from Chicago record. A trick of the Well Duck. There was some trouble among the Wood a links in one of the a Ages in the Centre of the floor one Day a luring the 8 Hgt it Simien a f Litvin new York pit Tine of the i Beautiful Birds had evident in ferocity Ami pugnacious Quail by incurred the ill will of two or three ties a cond to Tui other Tito in Africa. To nor villages mostly to insist of a single St get. From that Yards to in Hoo Yards Long on each Side of which Are by houses. In these houses they Cook eat and Steep and keep their store of provisions. By a if of which is Sutok-��?�1 game and smoked tinman flesh Hung tip to tin rafters. Although Frim in uis and quarrelsome to i Legree. They Are very industrious. They show a a a Iii Lerate skill i i the Kunii facture of set try. Ami that designs of their Ltd a King a kits water jars Toby ceo pipes and Palm win i stifle Art extremely artistic in ironwork the Are also skillful workers. Although they kill game for food they much prefer human meat to any the Proal i Enolal term in France seven years. Ever it a a has its own style of face. Every age has its own style of face Ami features a Hie possibly to the fashions of the Day. Which impress Breiu selves even ill the expressions of by human count i tie. No on�1 who studies modern so Strait tire can fail to note tin1 a Semi land a that runs through tin works of the fashionable painters. It is not merely their a liar j aet Ristic style but Hie to be whih they have transferred to Canvas amid hich almost Bolera on Semi Eiress. I these will Lse in. Carefully train a i i bennies of to Day Aro As much alike As a Cas in on1 Good. They Only vary a in degrees. Of course the artist a Ideal j he Touhl not to an artist did he not find More in the face Lief re a his Earl than the Sitt or se1 when she gazes in the Mirror or her family and friends May detect in daily familiarity. All the sumptuous detail of costume also adds to the variety of a picture but in pole in exp Rossios. There in tractable Only this one woman la i of the cud of the Century a creature of Superb physique of the others Ami the a str Little fellow was Tong hard push to save his or up of Feu fliers from Tong All ducked out. To the spectators who watched the fight from outside the Cage it looked like a football gain. Two of th1 aggressive party Touhl or tier the offender and then grab bin. By the feathers As in Touhl try to Rush away. First the Little fellow tried to shake off his pursuers by jumping up against the network but he invariably fell Down on his Back Ami he finally gave kids up. Then he resort to a new trick Ami the old huntsmen smiled As they saw How lie outwitted ids enemies just As others of ids species had outwitted them. Whenever tie was close pressed lit a lived under the water Ami swum half the length of the Little tank to fore he came up again. She Resmen win have tried to catch a won Mhd a Luck will appreciate the difficulty of the avenging comrades of ads Clever York commercial advertiser. Hie last a German. The natural Trade of the West indies is with the United states for two centuries Spain has blk sked this line of least resistance with selfish legislation. And Trade Lias languished in dts Ary has been dwarfed society has lingered in the primitive s tag and civilization has stood still. The great event for Cuba and la orto Uiso is not political emancipation but Industrial and commercial free Ilont. A Uii a Ella a to Trade with the United states through Lindon Ami Barcelona her subsistence was devoured with freights Aud taxes. Permitted to Trade direct the profit wasted in friction will fertilize Industry and the Island will thrive in a Way never known ill they St indies says the new York commercial advertiser. Our Trade regulations there will have no hurtful effect because they otoy natural Laws and observe natural conditions. England ability in colonization has i Een ably seconded by the innate love of so Ort that her sons in Oso ass. Ftp a ourselves in our own Eon try it i unfortunate that the word a is so Rte should have been so prostituted thinks the new York journal. Its modern significance is unworthy. To Ettlel any on1 a a is a it Quot or a a a six Orting Many conveys a certain sense of opprobrium but the a Orff Man. As he should Lee. Is As a Lif Ferent from the Quot spa it Quot As Day la. From night. Why �111 Theodore res it Sevelt carry off so Large a share of honors in the cuban Campaign a Hunter of big game a Man of the Plains one who had hid his own with the professional a Broncho lie went into the War on the lines that truly a in Orting instincts would dictate. His qualities of sportsmanship won. The College Man and cow puncher the clubman and Western sheriff but there was nothing in what he said or a lid that could have offended the strictest sense of propriety or religion. Now that America is i a ginning to figure As a colonising Power what May under other circumstances seem a very minor matter in the scheme of life is of special moment. Ont Ward anti visible signs of Sun error manliness Are particularly important to a rate that aspires to Lead other Peoples. The mexican in old age. When a mexican grows old lie seems to sir Ink up until there is Little to is seen of him but a big hat. And a scrap of Blanket tailed tight Over his meagre shoulders. His bean and hair stand out White and distinct from his a Lark shrivelled face which looks like that of a Mummy in its Frame of White. Life in one of Biese town is As Alv a Whitely different from what one sees an american Village As though it were a it of Egypt or India. Yet it May to1 seen at the a hid of a three Days journey from almost any of the Eastern and Northern Statos. And a is Well Worth the weekly. There Are Only seven and one half Miles of horse railway remaining in clothed or us i Massachusetts. In the amount of Money turned in to the internal Revenue department in tin year ending Jun Isis. Illinois ranks first among the states its contribution la ing new York which pays More Money into the National Treasury in the shape of a listen is taxes than any other two states can afford to in Tuond on tie internal Revenue list with $21jk�-4�?oib.3s. Good old Kentucky with its vast expanse of him grass and Superior Grain comes third with $1 Followed closely by Ohio a $16,430,0118.02. Pennsylvania turned in 613.84�.700.7o, and i my Lana $ All the other states and territories were under the $10.000,<n 0 Mark. The smallest contribution a ainu from the District which combines Arizona and new Mexico and amounted to $01,733.83. Wisconsin s $5,370.377.02, and Missiouri s �4 t.7m 1.31 ref it Resen ted mostly receipts from Large breweries. If nations were like individual business concerns and were compelled to seek tiie is it a will of their customers the present Good understanding Lee tween this Eon try Ami great Britain would lie a very favourable Factor from a business stand a tint. The United kingdom is the largest customer of the United St me american sales to that country during 1888 having reached n value of nearly $539.000.000. On the other hand the imports into the United state from great Britain have decreased until our sales to the United kingdom Are nearly five times As great in value As our purchases from her. But while the import into the United left it at san Juaa. He Elin lied Ato Eird the car slowly and with evident weakness and and drop my a into the Only vacant a at notwithstanding the fact that several women who had entered with him were left standing and that one of them was so heavily loaded a with candies but she even make use of a strap. This woman Plante herself directly in front of the weak looking Man. And swayed to trod fro grimly Lief re him. Glaring Down into his emaciated countenance the while. Pros entry the ear Lur Cheil suddenly around a Corner and one of her bundles fell to the Rotor with a great sound of creaking Glass and China. The indignant woman Gat hero 1 the fragments of her ruined household treasures with Hasty. Impulsive movements and straightening tip fairly snorted at the Man to fore her a you might at least have put out a band to save she told him. Contemptuously. The Man coloured Hes tap d. And then said quietly "1 have no hand on that Side Madame a he said while the other passengers listened with sympathetic interest Quot i left it at san inter Ocean. The mexicans hat. The mexican wears a hat covered with Gold Ami Silver braid that if usually Worth More than All the rest of his family a wardrobe Aud it is this together with the Gay striped Blanket and the swagger of the f 1-Low. That gives him such an air of stage make up. At Anglet Duck a few one of the Clam. The wading in a a n. J., a gunner a Days ago. And attached to Duck s feet was a Large Duck had evidently Lieen shallow water and had stepped on a feeding Bivalve

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