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BMOIU of the KickTkttoni Going on In th*
Vicinity of Babylon.
WASHINGTON, NOV. 8.—The human
race is nearly ten centuries older than
science had knowledge of before, as a
result of the extensive explorations of
the ruins of Niffer, near ancient Baby
Jj*1 Ion, as described in a report to the state
I, department by Minister Terrell at Cbn
\f- fltantinople. These explorations are
being made at the expense Philadelphi
ana, and Dr. Peters and Professor Hil
pricht of the University of Pennsylva
nia hare supervised the work. Many
.ftpns of tables, vases, inscribed briok,
sarcophagi and the like have been ex
humed, the sensual and reuolting wor
ship of the god Bel is more clearly
tnown. His colossal temple with its
180 rooms has been exposed and the
religion, government and customs of
men who lived 4,000 years before Christ
have been revealed by the translated
inscriptions. Minister Terrell says
that it will require 60 volumes to con
tain the descriptions of these marvel
Fatal Election Riot*
Collision on the Baltimore and
Ohio Near Posensteel,
Pa., Fatal to Six.
Passenger and Freight, Run
ning Forty Miles an Hour,
PITTSBURG, NOV. 8.—Train No. 5,
Baltimore and Ohio limited, coming
west, ran into the first section of No.
64, a fast cattle train, at Posensteel
siding, two miles east of Rockwood.
Six men were killed in the collision
and several others badly hurt. The
killed are: Henry Bush, engineer of
No. 5 Simon McCarty, fireman of No.
6 Browning, engineer of No. 64 Man
ning, fireman of No. 64, and two un
known men, either mail clerks or ex
The railroad officials say no passen
gers were hurt. Both trains were going
at (he rate of 40 miles an hour and
came together while rounding a curve.
Neither crew had time to jump or
sound a warning.
The meeting place for them was
Pine Grove, four or five miles east of
the place of the collision, where the
passenger train should have taken the
siding for the freight. For some reason
the passenger train passed the siding.
The mail car was reduced to kindling
wood. Only the heavy vestibules of
the passenger cars saved them from a
similar fate. Fully a dozen cattle cars
were piled up in the wreck, killing and
maiming many of the dumb brutes.
Cuu'a Body Lying ia State.
LIVADIA, NOV. 8. The massive
gilded coffin containing the remains of
Czar Alexander 1H was removed to the
Byzantine church during the evening.
There the body of the late czar will lie
in state for 24 hours. A guard of honor
with draped colors is stationed in front
of the church.
Colonel De Graff Dead.
ST.PAUL, Nov. 8.—At 11:15 p. m.
Colonel Andrew De Graff, one of the
most noted figures in the Northwest,
and widely known over the whole na
tion, passed away at the Merchants
hotel at the advanced age of 83.
Ky., Nov. 8.—William
Cruz was shot and killed in an election
riot in South America, this county,
by Tom Jones. Will Jones and Tom
Buchanan were killed by the Somers
brothers in an election riot in Wise
county, Va. The murderers escaped.
Crew of Four lost.
HALIFAX, N. S., Nov. 8.—The
schooner Annie M. Pride was driven on
the rocks at the entrance to the harbor
near bar cove, and her crew of four lost.
MILWAUKEE, NOV.- 7,1894.
WHEAT—Steady. No. 2 spring, OCc Xo.
1 northern. 62c: May, 69c.
COKN —Du 1 and lower. Xo. 3, 48_\
OATS—Steady. Xo. 2 white, 32J4c Xo. 3
white, 3i94 3~'4c.
BARLEY—Quiet and lower. Xo. 2, .03c
sample, 51 ~&J ic.
RYE—Lower. Xo. 1, 50J4c.
St. Paul Union Stock Tarda.
SOUXH S?T. PAUL, XOV. 1894.
HOGS—Market steady. Quality good. Range
of prices, 84.25igi4.4r.
CATTLE—Quatity common and trading
slow. Good demand for fat cattle stockers
Prime steers, S3.email@example.com: good steer-!, $2.75
@3.25 prime cows, $firstname.lastname@example.orgU good cows, $2.00
02.35 common to fair cow^, $1.U(X&1.75 light
veal calves, S3.S0® 1.50 heavy ca ,vjs, $2.0033.0U
Btockers. $1.5U@2.o0 feeders, $2g,2.75 bulls,
SHEEP—Steady on.good, common dnll.
Muttons, $1.35.^2.50 lambs, $1.50@i com
Receipts Hogs, 900 cattl ', 12': calves, 15
Chicago Union Stock Yards.
CHICAGO, Nov. 7,1894.
HOGS—Market active and strong at 5c ad
vance on good grades, while common dull and
unchanged. Sales ranged at $4.40 £4.65 for
li«ht '$4.1 V® 4.4» for rough packing $4.25a
4.75 for mixed $4 4 4(4.8J for heavy parking
and shipping lots, and $?.40&4.45 for pigs.
CATTLE—Fairiy active and firm. Good
lots 5@10c higher.
SHEEP—Moderately active and 5®
higher on the better grades.
Receipts: Hogs, 35,u0u cattle, 16,500 sheep,
Chicago Grain and Provision.
CHICAGO, NOV. 7,1894.
WHEAT—November,53J4c Decemb.r, 5
%c December, 50}£c
Jan oary, 49$$c May, 50*jc.
OATS—November,289^@28Xc: December, 29c
FORK-November, $12.05 January, $11.76
LA&D—January, fltt May, $7.00.
SHORT RIBS—November, |L0flc January,
Indiana Republicans Get the Congressmen
INDIANAPOLIS, NOV. 8.—Indian elects
a solid Republican delegation of 13 to
to congress. Many counties have not
reported in full, but »the Republican
plurality in the state-will run between
40,000 and 50,000. In 'the legislature
Republicans have a mojority on joint
ballot of 33.
Close in North Carolina.
RALEIGH, N. C., Nov. 8.—The state
judicial ticket is so close that it will
require an official vote to decide. The
legislature is in doubt. Democrats
hape for it but make no claims. Popu
list and Republican leaders are very
AS TO THE CAUSE.
Prominent Politicians Give
Their Opinions of Democ
Reed Says Incompetency, but
Stevenson Blames the
PORTLAND, Me., Nov. 8.—Ex-Speaker
Thomas B. Reed says of the election:
"It is a little difficult with wires down
and very scant returns to speak defi
nitely of the result, but enough seems
certain to assure the country the peace
it so much requires. The rest of the
country seems to have been moved by
the same causes that moved the East
ern states. Democrats everywhere,
either by silence or by action, seem to
have helped to partially save the Union
from the follies of inexperienced and
injudicious men. I say partially, for
we shall be fortunate indeed if business
does not carry the scars of the last
eighteen months a very considerable
time. If the overturn proves as com
plete as is now indicated the countxy is
much to be congratulated, especially if
we Republicans make a judicious use
of our victory."
STEVENSON GIVES THE CAUSE.
Financial Depression and Delay in Passing
the Tariff Bill.
BDOOMINGTON, Ills., Nov. 8.—Hon.
Adlai E. Stevenson spent the day
quietly in the seclusion of the home of
his brother, meditating upon the polit
ical events of Tuesday. Mr. Stevenson,
when asked to state his opinion as to
the causes leading up to the Demo
ocratic defeat, said:
"My opinion can be briefly stated.
The result is due in part to the finan
cial depression which came upon the
country soon after the inauguration of
Mr. Cleveland. While .the Democrats
were in no way responsible for this
they were made the scapegoats. It
wai in part due to the dalay of con
gress in passing the tariff bill. Had
the bill become a law 90 days earlier
than it did it is quite probable that the
business conditions of the country
would have so adjusted themselves that
the political result would have been
AS VIEWED BY M'KINLEY.
What tlie Major Thinks of the Republican
COLUMBUS, O., Nov. 8.—Governor
McKinley was in his office early, con
sidering the fact that he was up most of
the night receiving election returns.
Being asked what he thought about the
situation he preferred not to talk. He
would only say: "The sweeping Re
publican victories are impressive. They
need no interpretation. They express
better than words the revised and de
liberate judgment of the people upon
the public questions involved in the
political contest now closed."
Free Silverltcs Win.
CARSON CITY, Nev., Nov. 8.—Returns
are coming in slowly, At many points
the count is still in progress. From the
meager returns received the indications
are that Jones, nominee of the Free
Silver party, has been elected and de
feated Cleveland, Rep., for governor,
by from 400 to 800.
New Hampshire Returns.
CONCORD, N. H., Nov. 8.—Returns
from 235 out of 266 cities and towns in
New Hampshire give* Busiel, Rep., a
plurality over Kent, Dem., of 12,404.
The same ratio of Republican gains in
the towns yet to be heard from will
give Busiel over 14 000 plurality.
Tennessee Legislature Democratic.
NASHVILLE, Nov. 8.—Official and un
official returns show that 76 Democrats
have been elected to the legislature
with several counties to hear from.
This gives the Democrats control in
both houses and insures the election of
a United States senator.
Concede HolcomVs Election.
OMAHA, NOV. 8.—The Republioan
state central committee concedes Hoi
comb's, Funonist, elejction for governor
by 8,000 pkmlity.
ELKINS WILL BE SEf^TQft.
West Virgin* RopabUeana Control the
CHARLESTON, W. Va., Nov. 8.—With
the legisature having 15 Republioan
majority on joint ballot, the election of
Stephen B. Elkins to succeed J. N.
Camden as United States senator is
generally conceded. ISlkins managed
the campaign against Wilson, as well
as the legislative canvass. Republi
cans are elected in all four of the con
gressional districts. The Republicans
are olaiming Dayton's election over
Wilson by 2,000, but Senator Faulkner
says he does not concede Wilson's de
feat and will not do so until the offioial
returns are in. Mr. Wilson is resting
at his home in Charleston and is taking
THE*PROBLEM OFTEN IS
How to be Well Dressed
IS TO FIND THE EIGHT STORE TO
We Don't Believe
THEREJIS A BETTER PLACE IN
TH£|CITY TO BUY
THAN RIGHT IN OUR STORE BET
TER IN THE SENSE OF GIVING
Ifttii faiiti and Ititti S@??le§
WE MEAN WE ARE ALWAYS ON
THE LOOKOUT FOR SOMETHING
Now is the Time
TO BEGIN TO LOOK ABOUT FOR
We have placed on sale this week a
line of Stamped Linen Goods, such as
Center Pieces, Bureau Scarfs, Pillow
We are Proud of Our Stock
AND WILL BE GLAD TO SHOW IT.
LOOKERS ARE AS WELCOME AS
We try to Gain Trade by Deserv
l: E. XDanielsJ
.. ...... .,-^v*:»,v "V^ Fv
On Little Money,
LOOKS LIKE A DIFFICULT THING,
BUT IT ISN'T. IT'S MOSTLY IN THE
'•'••:'x-XV •'^rV/'xv' ,:!'-v'•/.•
A. C. HEDBBBG. A. C. CLAUSEN.
HEDBERG & CLAUSEN,
(Successors to Hedberg & Moberly.)
Land, Law & Loans
INSURANCE AND COLLECTION
Wild Lands, Improved
Farms, fine Prairie
Exchange tawn property for
farm land Largest list oldest
land office in th$ county
By the conneicti^n of Mr. Clausen
a fiirst! class law department has
been added Scandinavian and
German sjroken, Call upon or cor
respond with us.
M. E. LAWXON,
Improved Farms for
flEAR GOOD SCHOOLS
and GOOD MARKETS.
For sale in l&rge or small
can make terms to
suit all. TOWN
houses of all classes for sale
or exchange also stocks of
goods for sale or trade.
Office on Main street.
& V' kJUil Vi'J
f: Teachers Examination.
Teachers examinations will be held
Adrian, Saturday, Nov.
The teachers meetings will be held
at the same, places on same date.
close to town for your town
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vance we will give the
year for $1.50. The three papers cover the whole field
local, national and agricultural. Come in and subscribe
and get three papers for the \rice of one—three papers
that will give a whole volume of reading matter every
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A GREAT OFFER
To Old and New
and that peerless farm paper, the
three papers one
to move onto a
can trade you a nice im
a cozy home of
will show yon
rooms, all finished,
centrally located, and take some
trade on this if you come quick,
(tf) M. E.
Bids will be received up to Nov.
10th for building a new bridge in Elk
bridge caii be see»n at
Sibley's in Worthington.
iChairman reserves the right to reject
any or all bids.
F. C. BRACE,