The Tecumseh Herald. (Tecumseh, Okla. Terr.), Vol. 2, No. 44, Ed. 1 Saturday, August 12, 1893 Page: 2 of 4
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By Ttouaiili Pu'allthiae Camjitr.
Pnbllifced every Satnrtay ~iaei-alh«, at T«-
•eh, 0. T . m l «u|«rf 1 in Ikr post Hce aa
n-gQVi, o^l. Ter.
Alteration* In fl"' <omtlt ti-
the Order Agr<a««l On.
poi.ib, Ind., Aujr I 'l'lio
ting of the Order of Iron
cted on the report of tho
on law and ma le sev-
ffes in the constitution of
The section governing tho
f the supreme fitting was
so an to muUe it imperative
-itting meet Inv every two
pdcr tho old i*u 1«• the hitting
ieet unless the supreme
led it together. The
'stiee still has pow-
a special meeting of
at uny timr A change
vi made in the seetion govern-
n the deposit of the funds of the or-
der. Hy this each district is t«> have a
depository. The constitution was fur-
ther < hau^ed so sis to place women on
an equal footing with men in the or-
der. A resolution expressing confi-
dence in the present supreme officers
SUED ON QUEER GROUNDS.
A HiKi'lut'Kril Soldirri)' llmiir \eter«n
111-111ich an Odd IliuiiIRi' Action.
Lkavknwoiitii, Kun., Aug. 5.—
Francis Xavier Kuminerle. who en-
tered tlia Soldiers' home in INNS and
four years later w^s dishonorably dis-
charged, lias sued the Soldiers' home
itself, Governor A. J. Smith, Major
E N. Morrill and General W. II.
Franklin for $.'$80,;t4, which is
divided as follows: "For imposition,
fraud, extortion, insolence, arrogance,
robbery, oppression and libelous
slander $H),4.'i0; for defacement of
property in estimated value, $300,000;
attack for the purpose of abduction,
Tho veteran is K0 years old, is his
own lawyer and wrote every line of
the unique petition, which covers
fifty pages of legal cap closely written,
lie is undoubtedly a crank, but at the
same time he is highly educated.
Money to Be l'ourcd Out to Secure Ite-
peal ot f.he (Jenr.r l.aw.
Washington, Aug. 4.—It is alleged
that tlie Chinese are coming to town
with a vigorous lobby. The Six Com-
panies, the great Chinese corporation,
it is said, are backing tho |-. 1 av and
everything possible will be done to
effect the repeal of tho Geary law
which passed last congress.
If the reports that come from the
l'aciflc slope can be relied upon a
lobby of gigantic proportions, equal-
ing that of the famous Credit Mobilier
in 1ST! when Oaks Ames said he
placed a great .deal of money "where
it would do the most good," is to in-
fest the coming congress with the sole
purpose of wiping from the face of the
congressional earth every vestige ,of
tho offensive anti-Chinese legislation.
Women Lawyer* Meet.
Chicago, Aug. 4.—The first meeting
of women lawyers ever held took
place to-day in Congress hall of tho
Isabella club house. Many famous
women were grouped into the pretty
hall, when the. president, Florence
Cronisc, called the meeting to order.
Addresses were made by Catherine
Waugh-McCullaugh. Carrie lturnhnm
Kilgore, J. Ellen Foster and others.
More Negroes for Weir City.
Weir City, Kan., Aug. 4.—The im-
portation of negroes still continues.
Seventy arrived here this morning and
rushed into the stockade at the Cen-
tral company's shaft No. iv Tho
strikers held a mooting at 0 o'clock,
but no decisive steps were taken. An-
other meeting wijl bo held in the
morning, but the object cannot yet be
World's Fair Retrenchment.
Chicago, Aug. 4.—Pruning down ex-
penses continues to be the active oc-
cupation of the world's fair manage-
ment. Each day the number of
employes is becoming smaller and it
is believed that by the last of the
week the White city will be working
on a bed rock basis financially.
The Maharajah In Chicago.
Chicago, Aug. i.—One of India's
potentates, the Maharajah of Kapur-
thala. reached Chicago to-day. Accom-
panied by one of his wives and his
letiuuc he registered at the Hotel
W indermere, where sumptuous apart-
ments had been reserved for them.
Senator Vest will introduce a free
coinage bill when congress meets.
Schnaulmlt, the alleged llaymarket
bomb thrower, is reported to be living
in Springfield, Ohio.
A bloody riot between nonunion und
union sailors occurred at Chi.'ago.
Two men were probably fatally hurt.
A. A. Sharp, president, and W. S.
"Park, cashier of the Lamed. Kan.,
State bank closed recently, have been
A woman was burned to death and
several other persons seriously injured
in a fire in a house of ill-fame at IIills-
Oovernor W. J. Stone of Missouri is
at his home at Nevada, arranging for
a large stock sale on his farm near
Professor Clinton of the Kahoko,
Mo., college was kidnapped and, being
bound and gagged, tied to a tombstone
in a graveyard.
John Me'hmyer, a farmer living
near Jefferson City, Mo., was horribly
mangled by a mowing machine. Both
legs were cut off.
Alfred C. G. Abdelal of Lawrence,
Kan., has tiled an application in the
treasury department to bejappointcd
The Anti-Soinerby Iron Mallet's in
session at Indianapolis got down to
work and materially modified the or-
ganic laws of the order.
Governor Lewelllng of Kansas has
pardoned Ira M. Hodges, sent to
prison from Johnson county in 1890
for six years for embezzlement
On account of the hard times
churches of the different denomina-
tions are uniting in Kansas and dis-
charging all the ministers but one in
t> The town of Birslc, in the govern-
ment of Orenburg, Russia, has been
visited by a disastrous conflagration
which destroyed 180 house:,. Seven
perEOfis *.*era killed-
< •reftilly Selected New* of Current
Bonnl of Health's F.««ornlde Kepnrt.
Chattanooga, Tear Aug. 7t>~-The
Hoard of Health reports to The Times
of this city through City Physician
Holland that each of the eleven th!rd
stage consumptives, placed under
treatment obtained from Dr. Amiek,
of Cincinnati, by the city authorities
several weeks ago. have improved to a
degree almost miraculous. The re-
sults as given to the press bv Ward's
Island Hospital, New York, while
equally sensational, were not so com-
prehensive, and local medical men
claim that this is the most complete
demonstration that consumption is
curable, thus far made. The Times
says the eleven patient s to whom were
administered Dr. Amiek's medicines,
are so far improved that their appe-
tites have returned. They sleep well
at night, have no night sweats, the
irritating cough has disappeared, and
they feel much stronger in every way.
Local physicians report similar results
in private practice from medicines fur
nished them by the < incinnati doctor,
and all apparently agree that it is the
most important discovery medical
Science has yet brought to light.
< incixnati. ()., Aug. 7th Dr. \Y. C.
PoHslee, of Salt Lake < ity, who it was
reared would die on his wa\ here to
place himself under the Aniick treat-
ment for consumption at the Clncin
nati Hospital, reached here almost too
weak to speak, but confident of being
The g«iIrs of the world's fair were
A dispatch t«'t he Ivolition Times from
Shanghai says that the Italian Catho-
lic mission at Mein Vang, ninety miles
from Yankho, has been destroyed by
The total number of fourth
postmasters appointed Monday was
1 It', of which forty-four were appoint-
ed to All vacancies caused by resigna-
tions and death.
chief of til
ilena. Mont., bar
e poi.it ion of sup
Tenth < ivision
The president has issued a proclama-
tion including Portugal within the
benefits of the international copyright
Paying Teller A brain Ksrdon, of the
First National bank of Patterson, N.
J., has been arrested for stealing 10-
Three clerks signed their names to
notes upon which $54,000 was obtain-
ed from the Kltnira, N. Y., National
Director Preston purchased 100,000
ounces of silver Saturday at $>.703 per
ounce in respond to his counter offer
at that figure.
Speaker Crisp arrived in Washington
Sunday evening from Georgia ami
took up his old quarters in the Metro-
The i ivy department Saturday
awarded contracts for supplying about
a million pounds of steel gun forging
to the Mid vale and Bethlehem com-
panies. of Pennsylvania.
The London Standards's correspond-
ent at Itnda Pesth says that the wheat
crop in Hungary will be 1,000,000 hun-
dred weight in excess of the estimate
and that the quality is excellent.
Russell A Co.'s agricultural and en
gine works, at Massillion, O., employ-
ing 800 men. will close for an indefin-
ite period about August 1ft on
account of the uncertainty of the bus-
iness flltlll c.
The Independent Beige says that
in view of the disasterous effect of
the recent drouth the Belgin govern-
ment is making preparations on a
large scale in experiments for produc-
ing rainfall by artificial means.
The mimic warfare between the red
and the blue fleets of the British naVy
is being carried on in Irish sea. Com-
bats between sections of the fleets are
of daily occurrence, but nothing
pccially noteworthy has occurred.
\Villiani Sulzbacher and Henry tJit-
terman, composing the firm of Sulz-
baoher, Gitterinan X Wade, importers
of woolens of Worth street. New York,
made an assignment Thursday with-
out. preferences to Mariofi II. Lehiuair.
The committee appointed to exam-
ine the affairs of the blinking house of
J. U. Dick t* Co., MeadvillC. Pa., now
in liquidation, report liabilities of
SH2,07 .5o, and assets $609,350.23. A
dividend of 10 per cent is amounted
for tho 7th inst.
rt A table issued by thb treasury de-
partment gives the investment value
of government I per cent bonds dur-
ing July. The market price varied
from 11:: to 108, and the average annu-
al rate of interest realized to investors
was 3.07 per cent.
f> An unknown man was killed near
Nickerson, Kansas, by art Atchison.
Topeka A. Santa Fe passenger train
No. H, Thursday morning. He was
riding the "blind baggage" and was
crushed to death in the Collission of
the train with a freight.
A special from Voungstowii. 0.,says
the failure of the. AmericanTube and
Iron Company is not looked upon as
serious by local manufacturers con-
versant with the facts. They believe
that it is only a temporary embarrass-
ment and that everything will Come
out right soon.
Senator Woleott, « f Colorado, was
in Chicago Monday oh his way to
Washington. Though desiring to be
present at the silver convention, the
senator said he was compelled to go to
Washington, where the real battle
must be fought. Ho hnn no doubt but
that free coinage will triumph at the
Thomns D. Iliprdaii! of San Francis-
co, attorney for the Chinese Six Com-
panies. stales that in connection with
Joseph Choate. of New York, and otV
er council, lie is preparing to make a
second test of the constitutionality of
the Geary Chinese registration law at
the October session of Mtl* United
States supreme cotirt.
1"iiited* States Deputy Marshal Peck
Brunei* and posse had a desperate bat-
tle with a band of liitlaws a'few miles
west of Vinita late Sunday ('vining,
in which one of the olitlaws Was kill-
ed an i another severely wounded and
captured. The dead man lived three
h*urs after being shot, and stated that
he participated in t*he Mound Valley
j bank robbery, and at'present bblong-
COL. HUGHES' TRIAL
PROCEtOINCS OF THE. KAN
CHANGES IN THE
111* l)i-(i-iiiUnt'4 Objection* to
Mini Jacob# Overruled—I lie Ilea
I'romllH to ll« I Drawn 4
an«l Will ( out tbe State Ova
Vl.tfOa Day—'The Keaillni;
of tlie Indict inent.
Hobart II. Bare lev,
way mail service, 11<
been promoted to tli
erintendent of the
railway mail service,
ters at St. Paul.
A family living in Buffalo, N. Y
may soon become the possessors of
more than $2r>,000,000 They claim to
be the the nearest heirs of Phillip
Uuinhardt, who died intestate in India
about fifty years ago.
Whilo Soldiers were filling projec-
tiles with ecrasite, the new Austrain
army explosive in the military com-
mittal building in the heart of the city
of Vlena, on Tuesday, an explosion
occurred. Two of the soldiers were
killed and several were injured.
lrp to the time of closing Thursday
afternoon, Voting Director of the Mint
Preston has received no reply to his
counter offer for silver at $0,701)0 per
ounce, but stated he believed that
price would be accepted by the hold-
ers for tin' total offerings of 141),000.
An order has been issued at the navy
department directing Commander U.
T. Impey to proceed to the Asiatic sta-
tion to command the Monicacy, reliev-
ing Commander 1*'. M. Barber. Com
mander Barber is ordered home and
author!/ciI to delay his trip one year.
Early. Thursday morning t|ic house
of Ilattie Itogers, at llillsboro,' Texas,
was burned. Maude Webb,an inmate
was roasted to death, and the proprie-
trc. . Ilattie Rogers, and her compan-
ion, Joe Chenuba, were fatally burned
Five other inmates were seriously
The general session of t.|ie engineers
congres, was held in Chicago in the
art institute Monday. About 400
members of the profession were pres-
ent. C. (. liunute, first vice chairman
of the arrangement committee, presid*
ed und Charlesr. Bouncy, president of
the world's congress, made the open-
The Brie eaual trade is enjoying a
big boom. There was never such a
wonderful increase of ' .siness in a
single year as is sIiowl .nisyear over
last. Already the canal has carried
20,000,000 bushels of grain out or Buff-
alo since the opening, which is to
speak in round figures, twice the
amount to date last year.
,i i. l i, i ed to what is kiiown as the Woot,Vn
^ At a meeting in the Parker house. , , . , ,, .,
,t , i r . *• f gang of cow and horse thieves tlia.t
Boston. Monaav of representatives of i ^ i * u . r , \ ;
i , ■ . .. ., . , i have been stealing west of tins*
eightv-threo savings banks of the state f ,. * ...
, . i . place for more than a year. Misname
of Massachusetts, it was voted to re- ! ., . . ,, , ,. • ,, , , •
. , , . , i is Ralph Ilolleck, alias Roxev. and his
commend that the banks take action i . 1 . ,. , ,, .. _ i
. , . .. . . .. i home is at I dall, Kansas, lhewotind-
at once in applying the restriction pro- , , , ...
... A1 . . ' ed man was also brought in and the
vuled bv their by-laws against the i . . . , j«.i
. - ,. , , ... , doctors here probed his wounds and
withdrawal of large deposits without i '
the required notie
\ them, lie is shot in the left
and the ball could not be remov-
3 The Akron, ()., Saving bank did not j ed It is thought he will recover. His
open Monday morning for business, name is Sam Rogers. His father lives
William Buchtel. president of the bank | on I?i-_r Creek, twenty uiiles west of
has been appointed receiver, The! Vinita. There were four of the out-
capital stock is $200,600, with a reserve i laws together, but two of them escap-
fund of #50,000 and undivided profits j ed. Wooten, the leader of the gang
<if ^18,000. The bank will pay dollar i being one of them. The marshals
for dollar. Cause of suspension, ina
bility to realize on securities.
The proprietors of the Arlington, N.
•I .Sand Paper Company have announc-
ed that until further notice the mills
will work but forty hours a week.
I ntil lately they have been very busy
The Arlington Celluloid and Cellonite
Company will be c osed on Tuesdays,
Thursdays and Saturdays. This com-
pany has in its employ between 300
and 300 hands.
The plant of theC linton. Mo., water
compan\ was sold there Saturday un-
der to: Insure. The plant was bid
In for the stockholders, who will re
organize the company with a capital
of 9100,000, under the corporate name
"Clinton Water Works Company '
This system of water works was built
in lh8.r> ami bonded for $7." ,000. The
old corporation defaulted in the in
tcrest on its bonds.
n searching for them for two
weeks, having had them located, but
owing to the rough and thickly tim-
bered hills where they have been hid-
ing have until Sunday been unable to
come up with them. For days the
gang have been lurking in the vicinity
of Vinita, und on Friday Marshal
Bruner received information that an
attempt would be made to hold up a
Missouri, Kansas & Texas passenger
tram on Saturday night Bruner and
two of his men started for the outlaws
camp. I-uck seemed to be with the
officers, for the lobbers were not
aware of their presence until two of
♦ hem who were riding in advance of
the other three were commanded to
surrender. At first the robbers sup-
posed it was their companions playing
u joke upon them, but when Bruner
and his men opened tire they realized
The K1 Paso, Texas, National bank! ciedito.s l^ ( < • Bl,('
and its brum-h bank in.Immv. Mrvici ' lmfu's !''>«<•> ha\e lit 1.1 a largilj at-
I tended secret meeting and employed
pert to make nn examination of
the books of the bank. This will be
done in order to see whether thero
was any irregularities in recent trans-
fers or real estate.
The department of state has been
officially advised that the Society of
Fruit Culture of Russia will hold an
international exhibition and congress
of fruit culture at St. Petersburg in
the fall of lH'.if. and that the Russian
government will favor the amplest
display of foreign exhibits.
France has accepted the concessions
of S' am but has not yet raised the
blockade of Siamese ports.
The Chino, Cal.. beet sugar factory,
1.he largest in the I'nited States, with
a maximum reducing capacity of 740
tons of beet* per day. started upTues-
dav morning The industry gives di-
failed to open for business Thursday
due to heavy withdrawals of deposits
during the past six weeks and inabil-
ity to realize* Oil -.ecuroties. The re-
sources are nearly double the liabili-
E. T. JefTery. pi ident of the Den
ver &, Rio (truiub Kailway Company,
has been appointed receiver of the Rio
(Vande outh.-ni Railway Company
by Judge Allen, of the district court.
This action was decided upon by the
management by reason of the recent
drop in silver.
The whole family of the sheriff of
the villiage of Ewyk, in the province
of Gelderlund, lloldland. was strick-
en with cholera nostra Tuesday. One
of the children died of the disease
Tho circulation statement issued by
the treasury department shows that
the um.mnt of gold and silver coin an.i ; - • , , 3 00fl me,n in chino
certificates. L nited States notes and I 4 I: • •
Topkka, Kan., Aug. 4.'—That the
Hughes court martial case will be long
drawn out and very bitter seems cer-
tain now. It was cxpccted that the
technical objections and challenges
raised by tho accused would be dis-
pose I of last night so that the trial
might be proceededwith this morning,
but in this both sides were disap-
The objection raised against Cicneral
Sears sitting as a member of the
court was argued until 4o'ciock, after
which the court, excepting fieneral
Hears, retired for consultation- They
were unable, however, to decide, and
at 7 o'clock returned and asked to
hear further argument on the point.
Consequently the court adjourned un-
til this morning,
At 0 o'clock the lawyers resumed
the discussion which lasted until 10:30
o'clock, after which the four unchal-
lenged members of tho court retired
for consultation and in less than two
minutes returned with tho announce-
ment that the challenge was not sus-
The point made in the challenge
was that the governor had no right to
remove General Kimball before tho
expiration of his commission and ap-
point General Sears, and that in con-
sequence General Sears was not an
officer of the Kansas militia.
W. A. S. Bird, on l>ehalf of the ac-
cused, then challenged the right of
Lieutenant Jacobs to sit as a mem-
ber of the court on the #rbund that
his rank was beneath that of the ac-
cused and there being field officers in
the service, an officer of higher rank
might be detailed to sit instead.
Judge 1 tester spoke briefly against
the validity of the challenge and Gen-
oral Caldwell, on behalf of the ue-
cused, argued in support of the chal-
lenge that it would be iudelicate on
the part of Lieutenant" Jacobs to sit,
as he had belonged to Colonel Hughes'
regiment, and Colonel Hughes' dis-
missal might result to the advantage
of Lieutenant Jacobs in the way of
promotion: The court agtrin' retired,
and after a consultation lusting ten
minutes returned and announced us
before that the challenge was not sus-
The oath of office was thfcn adminis-
tered to the members of the etftirl by
Judge Advocate General Doctor. Their
General Sears administered th<5 oath
to Judge Doster and tho cotirt was
ready for business.
Colonel s was arraighAd and
the charges and specifications were
r^ad to liiui. His attorneys moved to
strike out thfc two charges" which ac-
cused him of "giving intelligence to
the enemy," General ( aidwell saying
there was no "enemy" and the use of
the word wafe absurd. The discussion
Of this question occupied the atten-
tion of the court until noon when a
recess was taken until o'clock.
The officers of the court are paid by
the day so lopg as the trial lasts and
their pfty1 is tho same as the Tinted
States govVrnment allows officers of
the saint' rank. Brigadier General
Sdars, therefore, draws £15
a day; tSblonel Sargent. #10;
Lieutenant Colonel . MoGinnis.
SO; Majol* MeC'rum, 87, and lUetftenant
Jacobs, 'I hero are also two or-
derlies at Hl.'.o a day each and Judge
Advocate Doster, ranking as a major,
gets ST a dav. They also receive
ratiohs, ot* hotel expenses. Besides
this expense. the five officers
of the eodrt and Judge Doster
Will be allowed mileage, which
Will amou'nt to at least $15 each.
About thirty witnesses are als*o in
dttehdancc at 8!..*i0 a day each and as
ihofe than half of them come from a
distaiiee it is safe to estimate their
average mileage at $7..">0. Thus tho
daily expenses of the trial are about
$1~0 a'U'l the total mileage .f witnesses
atad couVt about' #31.V It is estimated
that the t'rial wiW co itColonel iPug.hes
E. K. Mleliener Laying the Wire* for tli©
Ex-President "or 1SOO.
Sin uiYVii i.k. Ind., Aug 4. —From
some of E. K Michener's friends it is
learned that he has charge of General
Harrison's campaign for 1S;H> and will
work systematically from Washing-
ton. Lodges or clubs are being formed
all over the Fast with Harrison's nom-
ination in view. The money strin-
gency is to be attributed to the Demo-
cratic administration; the failure of
banks to the want of confidence in the
Democratic party. There is no doubt
that Harrison will have this state for
him. The fight is to be started at
once and kept up until 1800.
Ilrlvun Awnr by Mrlkeia.
Wkst Sri'i iuoK, Wis., Aug. 4.—Mrs.
W. Chisholm. wife of the cashier of
tlie Minnesota mine at Ely, arrived in
this city last 'night accompanied by
two small children, having left the
scene f the miners' strike to escape
possible death She says that several
shots were fired into their house at
Ely anil that the strikers threatened
to burn Chisholm and his family alive
if they did not leave the place, lie
determined to remain, but sent his
family awav for safety.
Governor McKlulejr on Mr. Ifnyea.
Cleveland. 0., Aug 4 —The event
of "National Day" ai Lakeside yester-
day was the address of Governor Mc
Kinley o:i the "Life Work and t har-
acter of the late President Hayes."
Ho reviewed at length President
Hayes' political career and called at-
tention to the fact that while Mr.
Hayes and he were in col lego together
the former often expressed his aver-
sion to entering the life of politics.
MRS. SAM WOOD.
The Widow of the Murder*.I I
Tulkii Bitterly About .Jolimto.i.
Kansas City, Mo . Aug "B. E.
Johnston met the fate which he so
richly deserved, and every member of
the gang who planned the assassina-
tion of my husband will travel the
same road sooner or later."
Thus bitterly spoke Mrs. Margaret
Wood, widow of the widely known
Kansas politician, Samuel N. Wood,
yesterday. Mrs Wood then buried
her face in her hands and seemed
"1 am positive," she said, "and, in
fact, it is well known in Southwestern
Kansas that Johnston was one of the
ring leaders of tho gang that so delib-
erately planned the death of my hus-
band. He asserted three weeks before
the tragedy occurred that a scheme
had been laid to kill Sam Wood. I
heard of it and sent for a person who
was frieudly to the Johnston crowd,
and also on very friendly terms
with iny husband to ascertain
what the scheme was He assured mo
that there was no truth in the report
On the day that my husband was
killed. Johnston was there for no other
purpose than to see that the plan to
kill Mr. Wood was carried out. While
I do not believe that Johnson fired a
shot, yet I know that ho helped plan
the murder. 1 saw him a few minutes
later and think that lie must have been
in the court house at the time."
Mrs. Wood has not yet been sub-
poBuaed to appear at tiio preliminary
examination of Little, but says she
will take the stand and tell what she
knows of Johnston, if called upon to
do so. She camo here at the request
of Little's friends, and did not know
for what they wanted her.
The third day of the Little pre-
liminary hearing yesterday developed
nothing new, except for personalities
between the lawyers. The hearing
went over until Saturday.
THEIR GREAT CHICAGO CON-
notes in circulation i
51,611,099.117, an iu- !
aud 700"at Manheim The crop :«t the.
Chino ranch is Estimated at 50,000 tons.
. *, The c-op to bs shipped from America
dur,M the month of .' !> Si •. I0>000pfons Tbe factory will run
?3 1 'v; tn<; 'a0st .lav and night through the season, re-
Zm, mTheVr""SH * 1 d««in« the averageof 600 tohaof beet.
000,000. The pel c apita circulation, d « Th . ,utput for the season will
" i - <**•<> —
Hill II .Ml.
DeleffAtfi to th© Medical tongrM*.
Jefferson City, Mo., Aug. 3.—Gov-
ernor Stone has appointed the follow-
ing delegates to the Pan-American
medical congress which meets at
Washington, D. C., September 5 to 8:
Dr. A W. McAllister of Columbia, Dr.
Walton 0. Baunou of New Madrid.
I>rs J. F. Snell and W. P. King of
Kansas City, Drs. T. F. Prewitt and
F. J. LuU of St Louis, Dr. J. W
Trader of Sedalia, Dr. J. N. Baskettof
Hannibal, Dr. C. A. llockwood of
Nevada, tV. W. B. Miller of Macon
City and Dr Thox&ss H. Doyle °*
,1 eaoph. n
Illif I in|
Kansas City. Mo, Aug. 5.—The im-
plement house and wholesale district
in tho neighborhood of Eleventh and
Hickory streets, which has boon the
scene of many disastrous tires, was
last night visited by another blaze, en-
tailing a loss of probably $100,000. The
fire was in the establishment of tho
Whitman Barnes Manufacturing
company at It2HI West Eleventh
street. It being the opening of the
bitsv season, there was an immense
stock on hand, which, it is thought,
was almost entirely destroyed. The
firemen kept the fire well in hand, but
the damage from water is large und
nesirly ef|Uiil to that by fire.'
log Ht. Paul ItKtik Cio«H I nder.
Sr. I'At i., Minn.. Aug. -The Na-
tional irermau-American bank of St.
Paul, with a capital of $>,000,000, did1
not open its doors this morning. Jos-
eph R. Lackey, president of the insti-
tution, issued an address to the pub-
lic last evening, in which ho said that
owing to the steady withdrawal of de-
posits, over 81,500,000 since last Janu-
ary, the bank was compelled to shut-
down-. Depositors will lose nothing.
The state of Minnesota is a depositor
in the bunk to the extent of $114,000,
the city of St. Paul about 805,000 and
the county <Jf I'amsey $109,-j58.
Three Killed l y Falling llalconj
Boston, Aug.' 5: -Three people w<
killed and fifteen or twenty more in-
jured by tlie falling of a balcony at
the Clesea Yacht club's house
I noted at the close
No *J hard wheat,
wheat, 49(F(50c; No 1 hurl wheat, 48c re-
jected hard wheat, 43V 16c No. red whesit.
S'-VfrMc, No ;i red wheat, 51" We No 4 red
GOVERNOR WAITE HEARD FROM.
Tli® Colorado Executive Make* a Fiery
Addrein—Conjcre« inan Pierce of Ten-
nenHee Declare* Cleveland Dors
Not ftepreneiit Democrat* of
of the South—Great
/, 4 c.
Cohn*—Was In active demand for shipment
at 1c advance, but local buyers were slow to
pay any advance. Receipts, cars a ycjr
aco, nrt. No. 2 mixed corn wold at
30c No 3 mixed. 5>'"a c: No. 4 mixed, 28c:
no grade, iVif/j?c No, 2 white, -9£<S.30,.r:
No. ^ white, 29c No. 4 white, tJSc. Ship-
pers paid 35'i«?i)a83ic Mississippi river and
30' ic Memphis for No "J corn. No 'J white
sold at ;itkj river and U? <r371 if Memphis
Oats—Reoeipts, 7 ours, a year a^o, 15 cars
Cash prices: No mixed, ~ Sc: No. 3, new,
No 4, 19f621c: No.'2 white, noaun illy
•jrrir-.'Hc No. 3 white. 2V; Hvb-Steadv: No.
nominally 40c, and No. 3, 44c. Flaxskko
- .V"niinally H4''f! c per bu upon tho
of puro In car lots: smill lots, 3«5c less.
Bran—Firmer on Eastern de uaad 4S@A0c per
cffi: bolk,ft@0c less Cohn Chop—Weak: ttift
04c per cwt, sacked Hay -Rocelpts, 'M cars;
market tirm Timothy, fancy. ■/10 no 1,
jH./ii low grades, #o".8 fancy prairie, now,
J6 50T/6, Kood to choice. 5 50, common, #:!
Chicago l(«mrd of Trade.
. CuiCAtJO, Au«. 5 - An uneasy feeling in tho
prain market was evident at tlie opening this
morning and it resulted in a decline of 1 cent
in Chicago September wheat soon after the
trading commenced. Closing prices wore
lower than yesterday. Corn advanced on the
talk of drought In Illinois and Ohio The
Chicago September price went up 1 cent and
closed with half the gain held. The traffle In
provisions was fairly active Pork was
slightly lower at the close but lard advanced
15 cents and ribs 10 cents under active buying
by Armour Hogs were decidedly higher be
cause of a great drop in receipts. Kangc of
prices was as follows:
Auj. 4. Opn'd
Sep 11 e
Pokk— Sep. 12 75
(jet. i'iVi 'n
lard- A'utf.; ton
Sep. I 7 05
Oct.! 7 55
S.Ribs—Sep 7 324
Oct. 7 50
12 00 j 12 00
12 00 ! 12 00
7 00 ] 7 55
7 tV> | 7 70
7 55 I 7 06
12 75 '
7 47 r,
K-timated receipts for to
170 cars corn. 80S cars; oati. 233 cars hojs,
3,t)0o to 5.000 head.
Receipts at Chicaro to-day \Vhe t, winter,
KB cars contract. It car- sprin . II ears;
contract, none, corn, 301 cars contract, 227
cars. oats. 233 cars; contract, 13i cars.
KANSAS CITY LI VIS STOCK.
Kansas City, Mo, Aug 5.—Cattle—Re-
ceipts. 8,330; calves, 303 shipped yesterday,
1,004 The market svas active, hteers strong;
cows and feeders steady; Texas cattle 10c
Dressed beef and shipping steers 18 15 >.4.50;
Colorado s eers t;firstname.lastname@example.org?>; cows und heifers
II 10^,285 Texas and Indian steers email@example.com;
Texas and Indian cows fl.4'>(&2: stockers and
feeders frl.75ic3.3o miscellaneous fl.Rft^7.&').
Ho.s -Receipts. 1 527; shipped yesterday,
HH' The market was active and 25tii.40o
higher, closing strong Prices ranged from
14 50 to f5.10.
An Accident Company Involved.
Denver, Col., Aug. 5.—Charles B.
Mason has been appointed receiver of
tho Equitable Accident Insurance
company. The outstanding' risks
amounting to about 000,000 have
been re-insured with the Union Cas-
A Big Land Owner Involved.
Jamaica, L I.. Aug. 5.—Fred W.
Dunton, president of the Bank of
Jamaica, president of the New York
and Brooklyn Investment company
and the Boynton Bicycle Railroad
ccttpany, has made an assigcra«nt
Chicago, Aug. 4 .—The National bi-
metallic convention adjourned yester-
day afternoon after the adoption of
the platform and indorsing the speech
of General A. J. Warner, of Ohio, de-
livered Tuesday, as the address of the
convention to tho people of tbe coun-
try. After remarks by ox-United States
Senator Hill of Colorado, Congressman
Rowlands of Nevada, United Mates
Senator Allen of Nebraska,and others,
Governor Waite of Colorado, was in-
troduced amid tremendous applause
A number of enthusiastic delegates
had been howling" for two days for
Waite, ami when the chief executive
of tho Centennial state mounted the
platform their cup of joy was over-
flowing. Cheer after cheer was given
by delegates, who stood up and waved
their hats wildly, and the ovation ter-
minated wi'A "three cheers for Gov-
Governor Waite spoke at groat
length, lie asserted that since 1873
no congress has convened but, that a
majority in both houses was in favor
of restoring the free coinage of silver.
Congress has never been able to enact
audi a law because the president,
■whether Republican or Democrat, lias
always been dominated by Wall street
and stood ready to interpose his veto,
equal to a two-thirds vote in both
houses of congress.
The effect of the goldbwg conspir-
acy which has denied free coinage of
silver sincc 187:i has been to increase
the purchasing power of money or, to
put the statement in another form, to
decrease the value of all commodities.
Abraham Lincoln said if a debt is cre-
ated with a certain amount of money
in circulation, and then the govern-
ment contracts the money volume be-
fore tho debt is paid,it is tire most hein-
ous crime which the government can
commit against tho people. And that,
said Governor Waite, is exactly what
this government has been doing since
1873. Congressional legislation and
nothing else has reduced the price of
silver bullion from >1.32 per ounce iu
1873 to 70 cents in 1893, and legisla-
tion for which the two old parties are
equally responsible has reduced the
price of whoat in the same time from
$1.41 per bushel to 53 cents. The
s&me legislation has reduced the price
of cotton from 19 3-10 cents to 7 8-10
•cents in the same time. The ratio of
value of silver as bullion compared
•with tho gold dollar has been
increased from 16 to 1 to
or :.'l to 1. It has uot only diminished
the value of silver bullion, but
.also diminished in almost the same
proportion the value of wheat, eorn,
pork, beef, cotton and the wages of
labor. Wo hear much about over pro-
duction, law of supply and demand,
etc., but with the single standard gold
men of Europe who have the reins in
their own hands there is not tho same
necessity to lie about it and no such
dishonest attempt to dodge the issue.
Waite then quoted from the speech
by Balfour at Manchester in which he
quoted hiin as saying: "The gold
monetary standard in fifteen or six-
teen years lias gone up no less than
thirty to thirty-five per cent, and as
to its further rise in value no man can
set a limit."
Waite said that the international
conference for the purpose of settling
our money affairs by the dictation of
foreign monev power is the most con-
temptible and God-forsaken idea that
ever entered the brain of an American
citizen. If we have become, under the
rule of the two old parties, only a
province of European monarchies, then
we need another revolution, another
appeal to arms and to the God of
hosts. This evoked great applause.
In closing Governor Waite said:
"Who is Grover Cleveland and who is
llenjamih Harrison, aud who are their
supporters in Wall street and Chicago,
that they dare assume to drive into
poverty arid exile half a million of
American freemen? There's no use
crying peace when there is 110 peace.'
The most dangerous tyranny
is that enforced under forms
of law. Our weapons are ar-
guments and ballot, free ballot and
fair count It the money power shall
attempt to sustain its usurpation of
our rights by strong hands, as in other
lands, we will meet that issue if it is
forced upon us; for it is better, in-
finitely better, rather than that our
lilert;«s should be destroyed by
tyranny, that is oppressing humanity
all ovi r the world, that we should
wade through seas of blood—yea,
blood to horses' bridles. (Tremendous
Ex-Congressman Pierce of Tonnes-
see, who was Mr. Bland's lieutenant
in the last congress in the silver fight,
was the next speaker, and caused a
great sensation by declaring that
President Cleveland did not represent
the Democrats of tho South on the
Col. June* Takes Charge of the "World."
New York, Aug. 4.—A sensation
was created in the World office at 9
o'clock last night when Colonel Charles
H. Jones, formerly editor of the St.
Louis Republic, walked into the edi-
torial rooms and assumed direction of
the paper. He comes to the World
not only as editor, but as the personal
representative of Mr. Pulitzer, with
supreme authority over all depart-
ments of the paper.
.lumped i'rom a Car and Killed.
Mexico, Mo., Aug. I.—Will Johnson,
colored, while being brought here t >
jail yesterday from Rich 'Hill, on the
charge of burglary, jumped from a
car window when near the depot and
falling under the wheels, was ground
I tig St. I'aul llank tioes ( nder.
St. Paul, Minn., Aug. 5.—The Na-
tional German-American bank of St.
Paul, with a capital of $3,000,000, did
not open its doors this morning. Jos-
eph R Lackey, president of the insti-
tution! issued an address to the pub-
lic last evening, in which he said that
owing to the steady withdrawal of de-
posits, over 51,500,000 since last Janu-
ary, ti.** bank was compelled to shut
down. Depositors will lose nothing.
The state of Minnesota is a depositor
In the bank to the extent of Si 14,000,
the city of St Paul about 865,000 and
♦he county of Ramsey HOP, 358.
Superstition* About Hair
All the ancient philosophers held
curious ideas respecting the growtli.
functions, structure, etc., of the hair
and had many superstitions founded
on theso odd opinions. The early
writer* on the make-up of the humar.
body almost invariably refer to the
hair as being an excrement fed on
substances similar to itself. They
suppose that it generated in the
fuliginous parts of tho blood.-was
exhaled by the heat of the body,
becoming firm and fibrous upon being
exposed to the air, just as the fluid
oi the spider web does. In i.hesw
days every idea respecting the
growth and character ; f hair is
changed. D is now agreed that
every hair probably and truly lives
and receives its nutriment from tho
body. True,they take upon themselves
the nature of parasitic plants; they
grow as vegetation does, yet each
has. as it wore, a distinct life and
economy. That they derive their
existence from the juices of the body
tin-re is no doubt, but that food it
not tukcu from the nutritious juice.-,
for wo know that hair will thrive
even though the body starve or
washed by disease, or even after th*
aniuial life haw ceased to exisi in Ihti
llesh or skin to which they are at-
The Eicape of Prisoners.
Abundant evidence is daily forth-
coming that prisons are not by any
means to iie relied on for the safe-
keeping of those whose liberty has
been temporal Hy restricted by tho
pronouncement of the law. Givon a
certain amount of patience, ingenu-
ity, alertness and nerve, and the,
chances of a criminal's eventual
escape from enforced confinement be
come in many cases quite appreci-
able. Should, however, the latest
improvement in prison construction
be. adopted, this possibility would be
reduced to a minimum. It is pro-
posed to build cells of iron or steel
intercommunicating pipes in which
water would be maintained under
pressure. The theory of the inven-
tor is that an attempt to break out
of a dungeon thus constructed would
result in damage to the tell-tale
tubes, the smallest puncture in which
would cause a leak, of which quick
notice would be transmitted to the
warders by the reduction of pressure,
and the consequent- sounding of an
alarm The idea is ingenious, and
whether or not it shoifttl prove to bo
practicable, it may form the nucleus
ol a feasible plan of increasing tho
safety of prisons.
Honesty the Best Follcf.
••No honest dealer, ' '•aid the gro-
cer, picking some dark-gray objects
out of the scoop and pouring the rest
of the contents carefully into his
swiftly revolving coffee mill, "will
put stones into his coffee. It's a
fraud on the customer. And, bo-
sides," he continued, dropping a
handful of burnt peanuts into the
hopper, 4,it injures the mill."—Cleve-
FfdCiff and Watering Horse*.
In N«. vTuy the horses always have
h bdcfcev of water placed beside each
animal's allowance of hay. After
each mouthful of hay they take a sip
of water. It is said that this mode
of feeding is beneficial: and to it the
fact is attributed that a broken-
wiuded horse is rarely seen in Nor-
• to forgrt,
eought never to forgot, even those of n
who possess vigorous health, thnt we arp wear-
ing out—that theviial clock work, ho to speak,
must eventually run down. This, of course, we
canuot prevent, became it is In the ordinury
course of nature, but we may retard the too
speedy arrival ot decay by tbe one of no invig-
orant which takes rank of every other--namely.
Ilostetter's Stomach hitters. This century lma
not witnessed a parallel in hucccsb to this fa-
mous medicine, which not only sustains health
bv promoting vigor, but overcomes constipa-
tion, dyspepsia, chillH and fever, nervousness,
rheumatism and other disordered conditions of
the system fostered by weakness and an im-
poverished condition of the blood. The feeble,
persons convalescing after exhausting disease,
and tbe aged, derive Infinite nencflt from ilui
use of this helpful and eflicient tonic.
1. fastest public mile of Marllm
Wilkes, 2:0^, this year, is 2:21, over a
They Believe In l):tuk«.
Germany has 6,0 )0,000 depositors
I in savings bankd; France. • , io J.000;
J Great Britain, >. Hioy, 1,970,-
090, Austria, J.NdU.UOG; Switzerland,
1,600.000: Sweden ui.d Norway, 1,570,-
000. The amount of savings deposits
in Austria. $613,000,000: in France,
$550,000,000; in Great Britain, $580,-
000,000; in Prussia. $7s?0,Q0o,O00; in
Italy, $31(>,000;000; in Sweden and
Norway, $220,000,000; in Switzerland,
King Leo, probably the boat 2-year-old
in the West, last year, has gone wrong.
Ft ate of Omo, City of Toledo, I
Puank .L Cheney makes oalh that he in
tlw senior partner of the firm of K. •!. Cheney
a Co., doing business In the eli,y of Toledo.1
County and State aforesaid, and that said tirm
will pay the sum of ONE HUNDRED DOL-
LARS for each and every case of Catakhh
that cannot be cured by the uie of Hai.i.'s
FRANK J. ClIKNKY.
Sworn to before me and subscribed iu mv
presence, this Oth day of December, A. D. l&Mi.
A. W. GLEASON.
' —v— ' Notary Public*
Hall's Catarrh Cure is taken internally and1
acts directly on the blood and mucous sur-
faces of the system. Send for testimonials,1
free. F j. CIIENEV & CO., Toledo. O.
LaPSald by Druggists. 75c.
McLeod, 2:19 V'. who has been retired
from the turf for several yedts, is again
o Cleanse the System
Effectually yet rently, when eostire
or billions, m . , ,i the blood is im-
pure or sluggiMt, to permanently cure
labitual constipation to awaken the
Sidneys and liver to a healthy activity,
without irritating or weakening them,
to dispel headaches, colds or fevers
use Syrup of Figs.
\ net lone*r* in t riaces.
Trie ways of auctioneers in differ jnt
parts of the world vary greatly, in
Kngland and America the seller bea> >
the expense of the sale, but in l iancc
tho purchaser pays tho cost, flv©
cent being added to the pitce.^-
pays. In Holland it is still wort*,
the buyer heing required to pay ten
per cent additional for the expenses
of the sale
For sick headache, dizziness or swjm-
ming in the head, pain in the back,
body, or rheumatism, take Ueeeham's
PlUnkett, 3.IP, will be out among tbe
frr-all pacsrs araia thk year
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