Weekly Fort Wayne Sentinel in Fort-Wayne, Indiana
15 Apr 1896

See the full image with a free trial.

Start for Free

Weekly Fort Wayne Sentinel in Fort-Wayne, Indiana
15 Apr 1896

Read an issue on 15 Apr 1896 in Fort-Wayne, Indiana and find what was happening, who was there, and other important and exciting news from the times. You can also check out other issues in The Weekly Fort Wayne Sentinel.

Browse Weekly Fort Wayne Sentinel

How to Find What You Are Looking for on This Page

We use Optical Character Recognition (OCR) technology to make the text on a newspaper image searchable. Below is the OCR data for 15 Apr 1896 Weekly Fort Wayne Sentinel in Fort-Wayne, Indiana. Because of the nature of the OCR technology, sometimes the language can appear to be nonsensical. The best way to see what’s on the page is to view the newspaper page.

Get started for free with a 7 day trial.

Weekly Fort Wayne Sentinel (Newspaper) - April 15, 1896, Fort Wayne, IndianaEstablished 1833. Part Flat St wednesday Rimml 15. 189u.-eight pages. Part first volume lxi1 1 number 8s ticket during the fair the come lion Breut the time in listening speeches from judge 8. an sex mayor c. K. Mehltr. In his speech judge Henry comp rented or. Or his to the my Post of the candidate built under atm Coralic admit our record in the Iatter of Public prove Menis with tint of Ile lie save those that a. Been paid fur by the in Burden properly Holder. We Are opposed to the multiplier Attio of cil ices for Che Benefit of Ward Woi Era and the party followers and we co Dean extra Agalice that has p failed under thu prese i and minister salaries. We Cioll Ilia attention of o citizens to the office of the comptroller salary for holding a salary fur doing the work and w for mayor to appoint a com troll willing and Able to do All the work o the Tolice for the Aal Arv attache thereto. We protest against and condemn the Lack of personal attention which the members of the Board of Public work have Given to the duties of their Ollic Aad Etc declare that the spirit of the w and the Liberal salaries they r Celivo require that the members of the Board shall be practical capable me who will give personal attention t work that is being done to the pm that the Money of the taxpayers b not squandered on dishonest or Imper feet work. Thai this Rule has not prevailed under the present Aduis Nalra Tina 13 a notorious and lamentable fee to which the character of the work done and a Large body of our taxpayer will Bear abundant witness. We declare ourselves a Minavor of taxation which burdens thereof with equal and exact Justice toward Rich ind poor alike which shall have no other object than the raising of sufficient Revenue for properly conducting the a airs of the City and which while requiring capital to Bear its just Burden he All not Ope rate to discourage Enterprise curtail City. Taxpayers the systematic and deliberate attempt on the part of the present admin aeration to mislead and deceive in Public with the intent of inducing the Council to make a Levy largely in Etc fila of the cite s needs and to commend in strongest terms the democratic members of the common Council we o Tiona of the mayor and the comptroller and who against the will of the repute Levy for general purposes for the event year from 92 , by de aided by the Republican adm Nistra Ion to s6 cents a fixed by the demo Ratic majority of the City Council. We declare ourselves in favor of a ust sincere and impartial enforcement nil the Laws and especially the Laws ending to the Protection and Advance ent of the moral welfare of the com Uii Ity and we Oierce thereto the mines of this convention. And we appoint As members of the Board of Lublic safety men whose character and Arntee that urn Sec lion of our a Fonn will be honestly and faithfully served. We invite to net with us in the municipal election Ell Citi empathy with the sentiments herein pressed. E and Tho Only contests or would Republican Minee. The syst isl s courage is to of Little in Public affairs. Fort Wayne a a democratic town and it will be interesting to note the result whether is or a wide open town which mean s that about everything disrepute de goes with Tho authorities in Ganiere s expedition evades Trio hit mormon Church in Atun. Wist Pla april 1 1 was received Here last night of the Landing an cuban Oil of the expedition commanded by Jonson Aguirre which visa composed of forty fire men Sod i Lis. -iod.01k cartridges and a. Large amount of dynamite. Although the expedition coat but it is con and Collosso because no Money was pent for the Steamer for it. Senor Coll Fleto with special orders for Dele Cate Palama managed Tho affair in key Vest and Tampa. Word has Alao been loaded rows had arrived safely in Cuba. Leav no to Weir cargoes in the hands of Oen ral Maseo s army. , april 11. The insurgents Lave burned the splendid machinery Diana and Burboa near Morsillo. The proximate ions being 1.200.000. The insurgents have Aleo burned 90.000 tons Gertrudia belonging to Antonio god ales e. Gentile member of the leg nature. In a half column article in tha Bune. Attacks the alleged methods the mormon Chuich officials on Polit a mature. He Mukta the b Tat Emu t at not a single Bill passed by the last i Slature was signed by the governor til it had first been submitted to the lurch officials. Governor Wells Ijas in interviewed on Iho sub eel and the statement unqualified Day a. Yolk april John t. Attempt to wreck n past Lute United states Consul at Tama a York which arrived today from u thump ton. Lie stated to n reporter by eleven months from the time he sentenced at april it a Den Ely settled that governor Matthews its Firat fifteen Days racing at Poliy n to the Story sent out from Chicago at the state authorities have a in a standing with the Koby people that pm will be no interference with the pc Field and Forsyth tracks. The gov a. And if there is aty attempt to race e. A stipulated the Law he will Terpone executive authority and Tho Tor of the state will be used to sup Ess it. A Taiylor reported to the police s morning that the wind atom last get had Blairn Down a Fence at his id Tynce in South Wayne and that his Brown started in Pursuit he Pesky convention. Will be held .11 Sulu Ranj Jav the members of the democratic unto Central committee met Lilia Vernoon and decided to hold the con nation of saturday the with Day of be. The election of delegates will Ozment of delegates is the same As o years ago with the exception of Ayne township. Which number will be Lucid to Loire ipod with that part Ich has been liken into the City. Of Indiana crops. Ni.iim-oi.i3, ind. April 1 Tho other Bureau has issued the follow crop bulletin Spring in advancing Only slowly Cool y weather with harmless frosts in Tho ring at the beginning of the week. Ning to rain on wednesday and her temperature the last of the fuck. Started everything Aud were y Bensfi Giitl. Winter wheat backward and Short end thin me Selda it is slowed up for Spring a. Kyo continues to in in Eccl to condition. Or ssh Meadows and Bisluk Rayfl Bra improving and allow Spring Clover 3 coming up Ely and Oats Timothy look in and Green in Many Ohio april a daa ardly attempt to Vries. The limited Hia morning on Tho Cleveland Aivil Itta Burg Road waa made Thia morning Eforo Daylight near the Southern in in of the City. A rolling Mill Miloje of bin Way to work discovered removed the obstruction Juat in Imo to avoid a terrible wreck. Two cavy Railroad ties Hud been placed rum Mil to rail on the track and heavy Iea were also place 1 parallel with the Aila on the outside. Scarcely had the obstruction been removed when the mixed Thi dered at the Rale of mud. List ii wyo., april a singular sat night. First red and then yellow Lay fell followed a Little later by most Black mud. People who were it in thu storm looked As though they and churned in a tub full of comes with pensions. ind. April m. Rev. Thos. I. Workman of this City was granted pension three months ago As a Veter a of the mexican War Ami a few Days Ater he died. Shortly afterwards Hia Fidow made application for a pension and it waa granted her last thursday Nedwied yesterday morning of Cloud. Minn., april a Down 11 working on the ire Gorge in the Iii Sippi opening a Channel Nav Way eloped swept Over the m today. To men managed to scramble Taboso or it oat ing cake of ice he Bridges and dam were Uphard but the water a very High and tha situation a quite serious. To. Arram j i Iilah Kli a april 1-1 Irene issued from the United slates 1 isl Rist attorney s office in this City for ii arrest of Lobo d Hurt. Owner of Laisers on o i ibus Tpring. Or. Aunt shot him. Vol Lac or Star. Colo., april 1. Autopsy held Here today on the body of Villie True Settle the boy who was Louis Wolf a co., has accepted a Xhu lion with the new dry goods firm of t you i Dea Auer. Case of Scarlet fever waa reported me Ida at 53 Home

Search All Newspapers in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Advanced Search

Search Courier

Search the Weekly Fort Wayne Sentinel Today with a Free Trial

We want people to find what they are looking for at NewspaperArchive. We are confident that we have the newspapers that will increase the value of your family history or other historical research. With our 7-day free trial, you can view the documents you find for free.

Not Finding What You Were Looking for on This Page of The Weekly Fort Wayne Sentinel?

People find the most success using advanced search. Try plugging in keywords, names, dates, and locations, and get matched with results from the entire collection of newspapers at NewspaperArchive!

Looking Courier

Browse Newspapers

You can also successfully find newspapers by these browse options. Explore our archives on your own!

By Location

By Location

Browse by location and discover newspapers from all across the world.

Browse by Location
By Date

By Date

Browse by date and find publications for a specific day or era.

Browse by Date
By Publication

By Publication

Browse old newspaper publications to find specific newspapers.

Browse by Publication
By Collection

By Collection

Browse our newspaper collections to learn about historical topics.

Browse by Collection

NewspaperArchive FAQs

Looking for more information? If you’re not ready to talk to a representative, here are some frequently asked questions to help you determine if institutional access to Newspaper Archive is for you and your institution.

Newspapers allow readers to step into the life and times of past decades and centuries from all over the world. Not only do they have interesting and unique articles and photos, but they also have advertisements, comics, classifieds, and more.
The NewspaperArchive collection can be searched several different ways - advanced search, browse, and publications. The advanced search offers filters to narrow your search for more precise results.
NewspaperArchive’s collection of newspapers boasts more than 85% unique content compared to other newspaper sites. In addition to big city newspapers, we have a wide variety of newspapers from small towns that hold a wealth of information about day-to-day life. Our collection dates back to 1607!