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Salem Daily News, The (Newspaper) - January 3, 1890, Salem, Ohio THE SALEM DAILY NEWS. II- NO- 2. SALEM. OHIO, FRIDAY, JANUARY 3. 1890. TWO CENTS. nts Before the Ways and Heaus of increasing: the Tariff on Raw WooL t Of for a [re" Alao Presented lu Able PTOX Jan. The hearing of Towers before the Ways and nmittee of the House was be- >rdav The hearing opened idressbyMr. G. H. Wallace aortation of third class orcar- The ioiportation of this 'sol at a low rate of duty, he rrreatly damaging to the pro- wool in this country, as it was e business of the farmer who iol from quarter or common -k, as it is being imported ian hf can afford to raise it. of wool was also being used nufacture of clothing, and he told that Mr. AVanamaker, of hia. had exhibited in his store ,y. pants for three dollars per from this low grade, or car- He advocated establishing a that when the price nd the article plentiful a high Id be chaiged, and whenitwat scarce a low rate. He con- 3 remarks with an appeal to ittee to stop, as far as in their ae importation of these low p. Bennett, of Boston, editor DGrican Wool Reporter, next the committee. He said that of some members of lUtce and at the request of hobo business is seriously af- the present illogical ratio be- duties on raw wool and those acturcd goods, he appeared for ose of stating the facts in re- vo petitions which are to be to Congress, signed by men in the manufacture, or i wool and woolen goods; one f free wool and the other in an .id duty. The free mon has 530 among Mr MOS.PS T Stevens, of North Mass., the largest individual ufae turer m the United States. oolen manufacturers of the atos. he said, almost without i, arc sore and discontented be- duties upon woolen goods are ;ascs lower than upon the raw of winch they are made. The m petition carried 206 signa- r. Bennett argued in favor of cent ad valorem upon cloth- wools, and twenty per .iloif-m Hun carpet wool. ibns, of (.freely. Col., addressed Tiitlee on the cost of raising. g and the condition in general ol business in that State. The was pursued in Colorado under cultips the water supply being and the damaging storms of D so frequent. Ho said that if ;ut CongreiS did not give this greater protection, it must noc- jo to the wall in his part of the THE SUGAR TKUST. Legal Proceeding Agafeist the Combine Which Caused a Drop In Trust Certiif- JS'KW YOKK, Jan. Gray, of the North River Sugar Refineries Company, has filed a lis pendens with the county clerk of Kings County against the Havemeyer refineries and all other parties forming the sugar trust. When the North River Sugar Refineries Com- pany was declared illegal and Mr. Gray was appoiated a receiver, he brought suit against the other parties to the trust for dissolution of the trust and an accounting of the finances. This suitis now pending in this citv. The filing of the lis pendens is a formal notice to the other parties to the a suit pend'ng against the other sugir refineries, and that any tr.ins.iction-? in real estate owned by the ro'npinies w'll bo void while the suit is pending. The li.s pen- dens only applies to real bugar trust certificates, n of this action, wort; weak yc-sti rday and de- clined two per cent. NATUKAL, (iAS EXPLOSION. Acoident at Kronomv. Man Burned to a V.n.ther Terribly In Hired. Ecoxo'xn. Pa.. .Inn Thursday morning Geoijrc KH'schliaum and John Becker, uf the so- ciety, enteied the n.itaial gas :egulator house to adjust th" valves which con- trol tho supply of fuel for the village. Kirschbaum earned ;i lighted lantern in his hand. While the men w ere inside of the building a toil- r'r explosion oc- curred, tearing the structure to atoms. Kirschbaum was blown ana ran quite a distance, bis clothing in flames, and sank to the ground, here he expired in a few minutes He w is b urned almost to a crisp. Honker ult.o receu ed terri- ble burns and bruises, but will probably recover. Kirschbaum fifty years of age and had been a MiemVr of tho so- ciety ten years. POISON IN TllK COFFEE. Strychnine AdminUtt by tt Tarin Hand to His Employer's llutlier and Son Die. JoLirr. Ill .Tun 3 Srhafer. of Mokenu. has been lodged in jail here, charged witn poisoning the family of John Dahl. The mott. r and son died and the hired girl n I'-ro-vlv escaped. Schafer and his employer, who was a bachelor thirty-two of age, and with whom his widowed mother lived, were both infatuated with the hired girl and it is alleged Schafer sought to get rid of the family so that he could further his suit w ith the girl. He is al- leged to have put strychnine in the cof- fee on Wednesday. Mr. Dahl and his mother died soon after in agony. The girl accidentally got a small dose, and w as saved. of Shorcham, Vt., a sheep breeding purposes, I the committee, comparing the ness of this country with that ha. stating that the same grade wore a dollar cheaper in Aus- n in the United States. When II had concluded, Mr. McKin- 1 if there were any persons wished to address the com- i free wool." As there was no the committee adjourned until Prohibition Dors Xot Prohibit. PiiznriF, S. D.. Jan. con- stitutional prohibition went into effect Wednesday, reports to the State officers from almost every city and town in the State are to tho effect that with few ex- ceptions all saloons are wide open and were continuing to dispense whisky. Saloon men claim that no penalty at- taches to the law and this must be pro- vided by the Legislature at, its coming session. The general opinion is that the Legislature will pass ;v law similar to that of North Dakota, permitting saloons and breweries to run until July "1 His ATife With a Hatchet. OP.K. Jan. 3 Slocum, the amcs Slocum. was found dead >licp yesterday in tho apart- the couple, 114 Roosevelt jloi'um, it is said, came home ed Yew Year's morning and ny provocation seized a hatch- ained his wife while the latter on tho bed. Slocum is mW Of tuc Wilkesbarre and en ball teams i. Jan are at hand an' r in awaiting trial tnjr of Stephen has s'-rjoijtaly ;J3 -with Th" a .ih-jriii'- Thrown Into n Klrer. HEI.-.XA. Mont., Jan. 3 west- bound Northern Pacific passenger train. when rounding a curve Wednesday night fifteen miles east of Thompson jumped the track and the ami emigi ant cars und smoker went dov.'n a thirty-foot embankment in to tho river. The emigrant car was filled with women and children, butall miraculous- ly escaped serious injury. The car caught fire, but the flames were soon extinguished. to Order Pa.. Jan. 3. On Wednes- day a constable if. this city received by mall a warrant for tho arrest of Mr. PowiZerlr. swurn out by Edward Cal- laghan. of The warrant was presented to Donahue for his but after a careful oxam- it. Mr. to-da- on nn eight weeks" iectttrinsr tour. The Young Miiriterei of T.lttle Maggie Thompson Is Denied a New Trial and Sentenced to be Hung. CLEVELAND, Jan. the sentence of the court is carried into execution, Otto Leuth, the murderer of little Mag- gie Thompson, will end his life on the scatfold on April 20. On Thursday morn- ing Judge Soidurs denied tho murderer a new trial, and immediately sentenced him to die Leuth received his sentence with his characteristic apparent indif- ference and coolly walked from the court room to his prison cell. His mother, however, made a terrible scene in court She clenched her hands, swung her arms in the air, cursed the jurors, and finally had to be dragged from the hall of jus- tice by two stalwart bailiffs. Licensing Disreputable Houses. SAX AXTOXIO, Tex., Jan. Wednesday the city clerk has issued licenses, in accordance with a new ordi- nance, to proprietors of gambling estab- lishments and the keepers of houses of prostitution and inmates of the latter aggregating altogether and still not more than a third of such persons have? yet secured licenses. The District Attorney that he will institute vigorous prosecution against all partie procuring such license, despite the city ordinance, which will cause an interest- ing conflict between the city and State officials. AVrecked Seamen Rescued. RICHMOND. Va., Jan. crew of the four-masted schooner Millie O. Brown, from Boston to Montevideo, were brought into Norfolk yesterday on tho British steamship West Cumberland The schooner encountered heavy south- westerly gules three days after she left Boston, and on December 15 had nor masts and jibboom blown away. From that time until the 3'2d, whon picked up by the steamship, the nvjn lived on dry beef. _______________ Agreeable fos XEW YOKK. Jan. Wabash Rail- road Company has deckred a dividend of three per cent, on its S3.500.000 clasa of debenture bonds, out of the earnings for tho six months onding December 31. The earnings of the corspany for tho six months were equal to all rentals, taxes, interest on seconds and one year's interest on tho firsts, besides tho divi- dend just declared. This is tbc first dividend declared by tho new company. Another Cave-In. Pa.. Jan. bout 200 tbo tracks of the Delaware tfc TDLO10 Dally 1 of Happeuliigs j'Uls Stale. In DOYLESTOWVS SENSATION. Ifontan Alleged to H.ive Died From Crltulnul deuce. AKKOX, O., Jan. is cited over a criminal abortion sensation. Lizzie Landis, aged twenty-five, house- keeper for John Adams, Jr., a prosper- ous widower farmer living near Doyles- ;own, dit-d the Monday before ChrUruas, after two days'illness Dr. Putts, who attended her, pronounced it heart dis- ease. The burial was at Wads.vorth. Statements made to the coroner led to the exhuming of tho body Wednesday, and it was found that the heart was all right and that death was the result of an abortion. The abdominal organs were terribly inflamed and lacerated. The night clothes, still saturated with blood, were on the corpse, and the shroud had been slipped on over them. The coroner began an inquest Doylestowu Wednesday evening, and placed Adams under arrc-st. The exam- ination is still in progress, Dr. Putts' statement not being secured because of his absence at Masbillon. BE FORE THE BATTLE. fc-et of a TolitirUn and -iiiA. -Ian. c-nTl- to Turkey in tbiscitr trial. H.-: at his A Lull in the Senatorial Army of Applicants for Minor Positions. Cor.rMisus, Jan 3 Senatorial contest is pretty much at a standstill, as all candidates have agreed not to press their claims before tbe'members until the Senate and House caucuses for or- ganization have been held. There is an army of applicants for minor positions. Brice and Tnomas claim they are taking hand i" the Spjakership contest, but the impression prevails the friends of both are making useof the argument. Colonel Brico arrived from Lima yester- day afternoon and John A. McMnhon is also expected. General A V. Rice is here in the interest of Brice and is out in a strong setting forth the strong points and claims of his candi- date He asks the election o[ Brico in benalf of tho solid Democracy of tho northwest. A Farmer's Costly YOUXGSTOAVX, Jan. Ivirby, a faimer living at btruthers, came here Wednesday to celebrate the firbt clay of the new year. He several dives in Rotten Row and mono of those a drug was placed in his liquor. When he awoke in the evening ho was an alleyway and his watch and money were missing. He clairns that he had forty dollars on his person. The last thing he remembers was of two girls sitting on bis lap. Ho says he will make no complaint to the police, as ho is a married man and does not like to sea his name in the paper. Topp Sent to theAnylum CINCINNATI. Jan R Topp. a prominent Republican politician and lately a member of the Board of Public AfTairs, committed to Longview lunatic assyliim Thursday morning. Tho inquest developed the fact that the once great politician is hopelessly insane. His hallucinations at present run Oil the subject of electricity. He imagines he is the inientor of a new telephone. In physical appearance he is wonderfully changed Collision on the 11. Jfc O. Road. O., Jan. trains ZSTo. 4 and 17 on the Baltimore Ohio railroad collided at Alta, five mile south of this city, yesterday morning. The trains had orders to meet and pass at Alta and No. 4, eastbound, ran ovor the switch, colliding with the westbound train. The engine of No 17 was thrown from the track, causing a delay of sev- eral hours. The trainmen jumped and escaped injury. Hoys Injured by Exploding 1'owder. BELLAIRE. 0.. Jan. evening Arthur Rufer and Eddie Craf- ton, aged twelve and thirteen, were playing with a bottle filled with powder which they lighted with a match. It exploded. Glass penetrated head one-half inch, and he had his right eyo cut out. Grafton was terribly burned about tho face and body. Uuf- cr's injuries may prove fatal. o" the "I rark. WKLLINOTOX. O.. Jan. man giv- ing his name as Andy Kelly, of Urbana, O.. was found yr-sf-ruay mommy on tho railroad track one and one-h ilf miles east of He had probably f.ilk-n off the car; and laid out all One arm has been amputated near the shouidcr Dr. Ho is badiy bruised about the head and liable. Th" chances of hia recoTtry arc- alwiut T11JE MILLENNIUM Old Xot Arrire, but a Hurricane Old i Scared the of au llliiiou Town Out of Their Seutei. DUQ.UOIX, 111., Jan. before In the history of Southe rn Illinois in general and Duquoin in particular has an old year been rushed out and a new year ushered in with such a storm as prevailed here Tuesday night. Just as the first bell announced the. new year, an electric, wind and rain storm, hardly before equalled for severity in this section, broke loose, and. with thft twenty-five or fifty bells, the steam- whistles and the cannon firing, pande- monium ruled supreme. Many people, forgetful of the new year, thought the millennium had arrived and fell on their face-, with prayers and supplications for mercy. During the height of the terrible storm some miscreant turned in a gen- eral fire alarm, which made matters, if possible, still worse. The storm raged two hours. Gates, fences, signs and other properties were destroyed during the tempest. Tho immense quantities of water that have fallen delayed all trains and may yet prove the cause of some expensive wrecks and loss of life. _______________ TKOUBL1] AV1TH CHINESE f. ;a Fell on O.. Jan. 3. Rosa Stake, 'iT of a wi- S1.XTJ. t-ntire is Ktidcrajincd. lo Over the of a Younsr Oirl Sold Into a Shivery AVorse Thnii Sad Story. DEXVKK, Col.. Jan. is trouble between one faction of the Chinese colony and the Humane Society over the possession of Hon Jonv, a old girl, who was rescued from a den on street, Tuesday. Fhu Hoso, a Chinese merchant, claims the girl is hia wife, but it is understood he bought her in San Francisco not long ago for None of the interpreters could be se- cured to get the girl's story, as they have no desire to come in contact with the highbinders. An old mibsionary was found who could talk with the girl, nnd lion Jon? related the srory of her life. Sold by her parents in one of the famine -stricken districts of China, she s-hipped to San Francisco, where Fhu Hoso secured her and placed her in one of hit. houses in this citv and then compelled her to lead a life of shame. The case will come up in the courts and a btiong figLt will be made, as the faction IToso belongs to is one of the wealthiest in the city Train Thrown Down an JC-nbntikinont. PINK BLUFFS Ark., Jan. bad wreck occurred on the St. Louis. Ar- kansas Texas railroad near Wabba- fifteen miles north of here, Wednesday night. The northbound passenger train was thiown from the and tl.-o engiuo and bijrgnge car went rolling down a twenty-five foot embr.nkojent. Engineer Apperson was killtd- and four men seriously hurt. There were three coaches filled n-itb passengers. The number of passengers hurt is not known An Ordinance Knocked SAX Fu.vxnsco. Jan. board of passed an last jear reducing tho water rates in ttils city charged by the Spring Valley V> ater Company, about sixteen per cent. The company began a legal contest to set aside the ordinance, on the ground thai the new rates established were less than what is just and reasonable. The Supreme Court has now rendered a de- cision in favor of the water company. Koy.d Mourners for BRUSSELS, Jan. thing in the royal palace at Lack en was de- stroyed by fire Wednesday except tbo library and a portion of the plate. Among- the valuables burned were im- portant documents relative to Belgium's Congo possessions, and the Queen's en- tire wardrobe. Princess Clementine and the Queen are both prostrated with grief over tho irreparable losses they have sustained.____________ Attempted Wife Murder aim CHICAGO. Jan. Farcan, a barber, living at No. 503 Thirty-ninth street, made a desperate but unsuccess- ful attempt to kill his wife Wednesday afternoon. Failing in the attempt he cut his own throat and now lies at his homo with wounds that are thought to be fatal. Domestic difficulties are sup- posed to be the cause. Cp In Smoke. NEW YOUK, Jan. fire which be- gan in tho dwelling of Mrs. Kraeireron. tho corner of Fulton and Water bireevs. yesterday morning, quicklv spread to the biiildinp occupied by tric light generating rooms. Water Street, completely putting both build- inps. The damage trill reach about _______________ Vet XETC Jan. Allen, who ran the first locomotive engine c-ver propelled a track in Country, died Of eninr at hi" horn" !n Men X. J." at tbe'ajre of ciRhty- eicht -pars. He was a civil "njineer of marked ability and had made many Jul inventions. fct i 4 lip Pi IM -Wi.} 11 I .5 'IS s -H! sJli f- -7? 1 i'if- turn A Jr! t ;