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WAS IT DYNAMITE?
Chief-Justice Walte deceives a Myste
lioxis BoxThe Contrivance Resemble*
an Infernal Machine, and the Support*
tion I That an Attempt Has Been Made
on BCIs LifeA Broken "Wire Renders I
HaimlessThe Affair May Have Been
Concocted Simply for the Purpose of
Creating: a Sensation.
"WASHINGTON, NOV 4.An attempt waa
made last night to either Mi or malm
Chief Justice Walte of the Triced States
Supreme Court or to perpetrate silly hoax
About (3 3 0 a sma ll pasteboard box
was sent to his house through the
special-delive ry postal service I wa a
about ten by six inches and looked some
thing like a valentine box. I was addressed
In a small, cramped and apparently dis
guised back-hand to "Hon. Chief Justice
Waite, No. 1415 I street N W Washington,
DC" Near the bottom were the words
"Important papers," underscored.
The thing inclosed was a glass tu be about
ten inches long and of the diameter of a
lead pencil. The tu be was bent at an angle
of about sixty degrees, and was fastened to
the box by means of sma ll pieces of heavy
paper pasted over I The tube for most of
Its lengih contained a jet-black liquid, but
about one and a half inches from the
end was a percussion cap separating
the fluid from a little more than an inch of
coarse powder, apparently what is known
as Atlas powder &.t the other end of the
powder was another percussion cap and to
this was attached the wire, which was ap
parently intended to explode the tube.
This wire was ]oined to a small rubber
band fastened to one side of the box,
and another wire ran from the rubber
to a "hook and eye," which was held in
place by a piece of paper pasted over i If
the machine is really what it seems to be
the raising of the lid would have exploded
I Before it reached the Chief Justice 's
house, however, the box was stamped on
one side by a post-office employe, and the
force of the blow caused the wire to slip
through the "hook and eye," thus severing
the necessary connection.
There are circumstances which lead to a
suspicion that the whole thing is a hoax,
The person through whom the matter was
i ought to the attention of the police is a
young man who sells items to newspaper
correspondents, and who is not by many
regarded as Uustworthy His name is with
held at the request of the police, to whom
he told substantially the following story
About 6 o'clock he went to the post-office
to post a letter and going to one of the
desks to address it he noticed a man put
ting the addiess of Chief-Justioo Waite
on a box. says he thought nothing of
it at the time, and therefore did
not observe the man closely enough
to be able to identify him. When
on the street, however, the thought
came to him that there was something tus
picious about it, inasmuch as the Chief Jus
tice had on Welnesday delivered the opin
ion denying a writ of error to the con
demned Chic ig Anarchists thereupon
went to the home of the lief Justice and
inquired of him if he had leceived a box
The Chief Justice said he had not and the
young man then went to the post-office
and ascertain ed that the box had been de
livered 6 3 0 o'clock. next offered to
sell two newspaper correspondents a story
about it The correspondents desired to
make a ui.tb.er iuvfcstigauon, and went to
the police station and told the story to De
tective Sergeant Hollanberger, who imme
diate ly called on the Chief Justice, who
then acknowledged receiving the box and
gave It to the sergeant
The Chief Justice said he had received the
box while at dinner and had opened it, but
without being harmed, the wire which was
to have exploded it ivmg been detached,
as already stated Mr Waite did not attach
any importance to the box and said he
thought it a sensat onal ix. The sergeant
took the box to police headquarters, where
it is now held as evidence. Sergeant Hol
lanberger said he had no clew to the sender
of the box.
A PANIC AT ST. LOUIS.
A Treight Train Clashes Into a Circ us
Tiain In the Depot The Collision
Breaks Open Stveral Cages, and the
Animals Ran at Laige lo a TimeDes
ppiate Straggles to Recapture ThemA
S LOU IS Nov 4A fieight train
crashed into six cars carrying Eobinson'a
circus the Union depot last even ng,
killing one man and hurting several per
sons lhe depot was crowded ad the time
with residents of subuiban and count ry
towns. The circus trains, laden with circus
people, lions, tigers big snakes and other
embell shments of the circus menagerie, ran
off the track just as they were leaving the
depot They were scarce ly off belore the
freight tram dashed in to them, doing its
work of destruction and deith and setting
free among the people the wild beasts of
the menageriea George Squires, a can
vas man, had his head and limbs
cut ofE The collision at once drew a
crowd Suddenly a voice screamed "My
God, the tiger is loose!" and a huge beist
bounded into the crowd, and it scattered in
all duections. On man was bitten in the
neck by the infuriated animal Offic
were present, but they dared not shoot at
the beast in the ciowd,
A flight of stairs leads to the upper officfs,
and up this the tiger sprang Ne at the
top he met Jo3Pph Charles, one of the
clerks. The surprise was all on Mr Charles'
side. Man and animal stood facing each
other There was not room for
either to pass and Mr Charles slowly re
treated, faci ng the animal, which glared at
him and followed him step by step, prepar
ing for a spring Mr Charles shouted for
assistance 'lhere were three women
in the office -who did not shriek or
faint, but got chairs and tables to barricade
the do or and shouted tor assistance from
the window Mr Charles got into the office
Bafely, put his revolver through the slightly
opened door, and fired at the tiger The latter
became more and more infuriated by every
shot A this juncture curcus men arrived
with poles and canvas, and after a struggle,
succeeded in overpowering the brute
They threw canvas over him and pinned
him to the floor, where they held hi^ until
he was taken to a caga
Nine cages were demolished the collis
ion, and fourteen animals in all were liber
ated Two mountain lions are dead and a
big boa constructor was cut to piecea A
lion was overpowered with pikes and can
vas under a freight tram, a leopard waa
shot in the head, an ibex was captured
slightly injured, and the Bengal tiger has
three bullets in him and numerous pike
wounds. The company's loss is $30,0001
A Summary of the Progress of the Dis
ease in New York City.
NEW YOKE, NOV 4.Health Officer Smith
gives the following summary of facts re
gard to chole ra among the passengers of
the steamships Alesia and Britannia.
"The Alesia had six deaths from cholera on
the voyage, four passengers and two of the crew.
There have been in all, among the Alesia's pas
sengers, thirty HT, cases of cholera, nineteen of
which proved fatal. There have been two
deaths from other causes On the Britannia
there have been only four cases of chol
era since her arrival. Th health officer
and the commissioners of quarantine have
done and are doing every thing possible
for the safety of the public.
Beat the Record.
BOTTAL O, N NOV 4.Bel le Hamlin
and Justina, owned by Hamlin, of tills
city, yesterday afternoon, on the Buffalo
track, broke the world's record for teams.
They made the mile in 2 18, the best time
heretofo re made being 2 2 3 The remark
able character of this peiiormance will be
the more apparent, when it is stat ed that
Mr. Hamlm weighed 185 pounds, and the
wagon 155 pounds. Mr Hamlin is 6 3 years
Many Fishermen Drowned.
Bopxot&s, Nov 4. Fifty-nine fisher
men have been missing since the gale of
Tuesday last Seven bodies lashed to
gether hare been washed ashore at Stable*
Novelties in Evening or Other Toilets
Outside Garments for Winter Wear.
[Special New York Correspondence.!
Importers who remained late in Paris in
search of the latest autumn and early win
ter novelties have returned to the ir native
shores, bringing with them many new sug
gestions in wool dresses of tailor cut, for
the promenade, in corded silk and velvet
for visiting and carriage costumes, and in
Buriped Marie Antoinette brocad es and
fancy velvets and plushes for evening
toilets. Few contrasts in color, and the use
of fine pilot cloth and other faced v, ools,
are the futures of the most stylish tailor
gowns for instance, a moss-green cloth
dress opens over a vest of pale almond
cloth, with skirts of the same, boldered
with dark-brown fur The vtst is covered
with applique work of silk cord in arabesque
designs. Next to the use of cloths and vel
vets come plush and fur in combination
with cloth The velvets and plushes this
season are wonderfully varied in kind, a
pearing in changeable effects, or in "two
toned" patterns as they are called, and also
in plaids both little and large, in staipea of
every conceivable design, and width, in leaf
designs, with moirecl stripes, and in imit a
tion of leopard and tiger skins
The designs for these tailor gowns give
long straight lines in par ts of the skirt,
with plaited panels
and swinging curves
in other portions, and
still others show sho rt
with irregular draper
ies in Louis XI
style, with odd three
cornered revers on
one side of the tunic.
There are also very
simple draperies on
some of the most ele
gant costumes, such
as a French polenaise
deftly li't'd at the
sides abo ve a skirt of
velvet, plain striped
or plaided. These
polenais es are usual-
of finest camel's
hair, and although
not new in name, ap
peal with odd touch-
and wove lines
that give each model
an original effect and a certain cachet not
apparent on last winter 's gowns.
The variety of outside garments this au
tumn surpasses any thing heretofore dis
played I previous yea rs fashion has de
creed a certain stated length for wrapa
Thus far every thing is fashionable, from
the natty pelerine with its panel front to
the long Normandy
cloak i the peas
ant's pelisse, as it is
Rich fine light
weight broadclo th
are high vogue for
tailor suits, with
wraps to match, and
these elegant and
expensive wool cos
tumes have reached
6uch a ra ge in Pans
that they aie not in
frequently worn as
bnaol costumes at
weddings. \V 1 1
in gold formed a
unique and elegant
Iress at S Georges
in Hanover square at
an English wedding
in high life recently.
A the show rooms of a leading fashion
journal, this city, may be found a charming
variety of novelties which act as as inspira
tions to the fair throng who fiequent the
place, illustrations of three of which are
Word reaches U3 from abroad that the ex
aggerated tournures introduced by English
women are rapidly being abandoned by
them, and that by mid-winter there wdl be
a return to more graceful flowing lines.
Among the new jackets are those cut
double-breasted, eany fitting in front with
snug backs, the fronts finished with a single
velvet levers There are also improved
Newmarkets and raglans, and London made
Boulanger coats fitting li ke a glove at the
back, with fronts turning back with wide
revers on both sides, which reach from
shoulder to hem. A close velvet vest slum
beneath this stylish wrap, clos ed with hand
some buttons in bronze and gold Scotch
tweeds are made in to entire costumes
with jaunty Bob Koy caps to match
The graceful and protective French Beau
Brummel long coat, fashioned in Jers ey
style with pointed hood at the back and
mads of Melton
suitings, has to cor
respond the Prin
cess of Wales or
jockey cap of the
same cloth, with
tiny visor in front
covered with the
same. Costum es of
dark bl ue and dark
trimmed with pip
ings of real silver
braid, have pretty
cloth toques to
laced up the back
will again prevail.
Velvet corsages are
cut out square
the neck and
shaped at the back,
for evening dress,
sleeveless bodices with long gloves coveri ng
the arms to ju st below the shoulders will
again prevail. Moire Franoaise, and the
regular old-fashioned moire antique, will be
in high vogue htswnber boDh. for gows
and garniturea There will als o- be a rage
for trimmings of every description.
I millinery are hats and bonnets, both
large and small, with plentyvf military in
spirations in the matter of garniture. Bed
and gold are lavished without stmt, and
bir ds of every Bpecies are massed upon
hats and bonnets alike. The Boulanger
hat, turning up high on both sides, is a
popular, ylish, but not comfortable mod
el. I is loaded with gracefully drooping
plumes The French and English turbans,
one high the other low in tne ciown have
each their hearty admirers. 0. F.
Ihimley had been away fi homt
for a couple of months and on his re-
turn met Robinson. "Yes," said Dum-
ley after the greeting was over. I a
honestly glad to get back. After all,
there is p'ace like home. 1 s'pose
the boys were asking after me?" "O,
yes," replied Robinson. "There's
Blown, the gas collector, inquired only
this morning if you ever expected to
ponie backan Tom Sawyer, the tailor,
wanted to know where a letter would
reach youan 'Billy,' over at the Hote-
in-the-Wall, said he was very anxious
to see you, andwhat' going? Well,
so long old boy, I s'pose you're anxious
to see the wife and babies.".& Sun.
In a good old Western Massachu*
setts town lives a doctor who has
buried four wives. When No. 4 was a
bride of a few days she went with her
oldest stepdaughter into an attic to
find an ironing-board. Seeing a board
that she thought would answer her
purpose nicely, she was about to take
it when the daughter exclaimed: "O,
don't take that, for that is what father
uses to lay out bis wives on!" -Boston
BUFFALO BILL ABROAD.
A Utfie l^ove Aflalr\Vfcat the OoWbOys
Think of It.
The success of "our own" Buffalo Bill
W. Codyin England is very gratifying
to thousands of admirers on this side
There was more truth than many imagined
in his reply to the mqmry
"What are yon dome in England?"
"Chiefly playing poker with Duchesses."
i & English nobihty quickly "cottoned
o" Buffalo Bill because they recognized
that he belonged to a higher order than then*
ownNature's nobility. Despite his wild
life he early managed to acquire a educa
tion and the poli sh which makes hftn easy
even in roy al society.
His poli sh is the bitter fruit, it is said, of a
young love experience When a young man
on the plains, wild, woolly and unkempt in
appearance and characte r, he fell in love
with a dashing httie school teacher. Full
of pluck and faith in himself he propos ed
to her. She laughed at him and hecol
After a tune he braced up, bought some
books, and began to study.
His defeat proved his victory The girl
was his mascot, and his successes are due to
Magnificent specimens of manhood
though they be, "Bill's boys" are not per
fection. Under date
Buffalo Bill's Wild
West Co, London, Sept. 19,1887," W
Shoemaker, of the Cowboy Band, writes
Some weeks ago I was suffering from
great disorder of the liver and kidneys and
general prostrati on I was forced to quit
work and take bed I called in a physi
cian, who only afforded temporary relief.
A frie nd induced me to take Warner's safe
cure, which afforded aunpst instant relief,
and aft er taking three bottles, I find myself
in aB good health as at any tune in life
Two other members of the Wild West
show, Mawe Beardsley, pony express rider,
and Jim Mitchell, a cowboy, add to this
statement of Shoemaker's, that in then: long
experience on the plains, from change of
water, climate, and mode of life, and severe
riding, they became subject to liver and
kidney diseases, and they have found a sure
remedy for these troubles in Warner's safe
cure. Mawe Beardsley says: I constantly
recommend it to friends
Buffalo BUI has pluck and courage and
hard sense, and not only controls all the
wi ld elements that make up the Wild West
show, but controls himself
His experience as a scout makes him wary,
discreet and shrewdi quickly learns
the best way to secure results, and, li ke a
true man, has no prejudices against any
thing that proves its merit s.
Buffalo Bill is so popular in England he
may come home a
,f Sir William But if
not he will probably enjoy himself quite as
well, having secured a fortune ample
enough for all his wants, title or no title.
She Wears Her Hair Short.
Ouida," the extravagant, passed
her 50th birthday some time ago, and
is still Miss a Ramee. She is rather
masculine in figure, and, from much
exposure to wind and weather, her
face, including her nose, has become
Her "amber hair," which she used
to wear flowing over her shoulders,
the style she favored in her earlier
novels, is cut short, pushed back from
her forhead, and conhned with a narrow
ribbon. O festive occasions she wears
white velvet, a favorite material of heis,
judging from the frequency with which
she arrays her heroines in it but or-
dinarily she is dressed in the most
dowdy English style. She lives with
her mother a villa situated about
four miles from Florence, which is
literally crammed with all sorts of
choice and aitistic possessionsold em-
broideries, antique gold and silver
brocades, fine old porcelains, bronzes,
pictures, etc. I fact, it is said that
she has sunk most of the large sums
that she has received for her later
novels in these purchases.
She is alio extravagantly fond of
dogs, and is always accompanied in
her daily walks some ten or fifteen
of these canine pets, which aie usually
of the largest possible size. Also she
delights i driving in a highdog-cait at
a tremendous rate of speed, and has
been more than once fined for too
rapid drivingBoston Globe.
Mrs. Jeannette Thurber, whose
name is known all over the country in
connection with the National opera
company, i 3 a handsome brunette with
large hazel eyes and dazzling teeth.
She wears her hair combed high off her
foiehead in the style known as that of
a Pompadour. Her skiits are like the
skirts of any other woman's diess, but
she wears a coat and waistcoat of the
most ultra tailor-made style, with a
turned-down linen collar held together
with a loosely tied silk tie. Her watch
chain is made of Egyptian scarabs, and
runs through a button-hole fiom
waist-coat pocket to waist-coat
pocket. O her shapely hands she
wears a number of curious and valuable
rings. I the winter Mrs. Thurber
lives in New York, I the summer she
rusticates the CatskiUs, in a very
primitive style of mountain cottage,
which she calls "Lotos Land." Her
writing paper from "Lotos Land" is
made to represent birch bark, and the
imitation is so good that one might
think she had torn it off of the nearest
tree rather than that it came from a
$21.75 Chicago, and Local Points to Jack
Florida, the beautiful "Land of Flowers
Only $39 for Round Trip, good until June 1,
'88 The Monon Route N A &
will sell tickets to Jacksonville, Fla, Single,
and Round trips, at the above-named rates
until Nov. 10,
r87, after which the rates will
be considerably higher. Choi ce of Pullman
Car routes from Chicago and intermediate
gMnts via either Louisville or Cincinnati
or particulars securing berths, etc, call on
any Agent of the Monon Route, or address
E O. McCormick, Gen'l Pass. Agent, Chi
A Unique Inscription.
Davis of Morristown has just
completed a tombstone bearing a in-
scription a little out of the common or-
der of such things. The stone was or-
dered A Salmon, who lives at
Drakesville, and was put in the
Succasunna burying-ground last week.
The inscription reads: "In memory of
Charles Salmon, who was born Sept.
10, 1858. grew, waxed strong,
and developed into a noble son and
loving brother. came to his death
the 12th of October, 1884, the
hands of a careless drug clerk and two
excited doctors, at 1 2 o'clock at night
in Kansas City^'^r-Sussex^ (2J. J.)Regis-
Albany Express: Smokers will
interested to know that not a thousand
miles from Albany there is a firm
which makes large quantities of paper
for this avowed purposefciThe paper,
on reaching the tobacco warehouse, is
repeatedly soaked in a strong decoction
of the plant. I is then cut and
pressed in molds which give to each
sheet the venation of the genuine leaf
tobacco. S close is the imitation that
expert tobacco men and habitual smok-
ers have been deceived. A a recent
gathering in this city cigars made from
this paper tobacco war* passed arotihd
and declared excellent. Many of those
declared the cigars were made from
rare brands, and so well waa the im
itation carried out that one man actual
ly insisted that there could be no mis
take about the cigars being genuine
The Dreadful Kews,
"Papa," she said, entering the old
man's room. "George is in the parlor,
and I have broken the dreadful news
to him that you have fatted."
"What did he say?"
"He wants to know what you paid
on the dollar."
I never bowed at glory's shrine, to
wealth I never bent the knee, beauty has
heard no vows of mine. I love thee, ease,
and only thee Well the only way to pur
chase it, is to invest a stray twenty-five
cents in a bottle of Salvation OIL
FKOF GEDDES, superintendent of schools
for Faribault, County, Minn., died at his
home at Delevan, of pneumonia, after .a
A ugly complexion made Nellie a fright,
Her face was all pimply and red
Though her features were good, and her
bl ue eyes were bright,
"What a plain girl is Nellie!" they said.
But now, as by magic, plain Nellie has
A fair as an artist's bright dream
Her face is as sweet as a flower new-blown,
Her cheeks are like peaches and cream.
A Nellie walks out in the fa ir morning
light, m% ml
Her beauty attracts every eye, mm
And as for the people who called her a
"Why, Nellie is handsome," they cry.
And the reason of the change is that
Nellie took Dr Pierce's Golden Medical
Discovery, which regulated her liver,
cleared her complexion, made her blood
pure, her breath sweet, her face fair and
rosy, and removed the defec ts that had
obscured her beauty. Sold by druggists.
FOURTEEN of the Peruvian soldiers thalS
mutinied have been executed.
Excursion to California
The Palace Ca excursions to Los Angeles
and San Francisco during the last year
were so well patronized that during this
winter the Chicago, St Paul, Minneapolis
& Omaha Railway have arranged to run
several more, and offering a choice of routes
either via Omaha, Denver and Ogden, re
turning via Kansas City, or via Fort Worth
and E Paso, returning same route. Also
choice of route via Omaha and Ogden, or
via Kansas City and E Paso, returning via
Northern Pacific Railroad to St. Paul.
These excursions will be first-class in every
particul ar Tickets good s.x months Ex
cursions will be run weekly during Novem
er and December, and perso ns desiring to
spend a few months in California should
apply early, stating which excursion they
desire to accompany. Rates and full in
formation will be cheerfully furnished upon
application to W Teasdale, General Pas
senger Agent, St Paul, Minn.
TwBNTT-riVE men lost then* liv es by ex
plosion of fire damp in a lead mine at Mat
tock, County of Derby, Eng.
How to Select a Wife.
Good health, good morals, good sense and
good temper, are the four essentials for a
good wife These are the indispensables.
After them come the minor advantages of
good looks, accomplishments, family
position, etc With the first four, married
life will be comfortable and happy.
Lacking either it will be in more or less
degree a failure. Upon good health depends
largely good temper and good looks, and to
some extent good sense also, as the best
mind must be affected more or less by the
weaknesses and whims attendant on frail
health Young man, if your wife is falli ng
into a sta te of invalidism, first of all things
try to restore her health If she is troubl ed
with debilitati ng female weaknesses, buy
Pierce's Favorite Prescriptio n. I will
BOULOGN E, France, leports 59 fisherman
lost since the gale. Five bodies lashed to
gether washed ashore at Etables
A clergyman, after years of suffering from
that loathsome disease, Catarrh, and vainly
trying every known remedy, at last found
a prescription which completely cured and
saved him from death Any sufferer front
this dreadful disease sending a self addre ss
stamped envelope to Prof. A Law
rence, 212 East 9t St, New York, will re
ceive the recipe free of charge.
THE situation at the Crow Agency is re
ported unchanged but it is thought Sword
Bearer's followers are eakenmg.
Pierce's Pleasant Purgative Pellets
Possess Powerful Potency, Pass Painlessl y,
Promote Physical Prosperity.
I is claimed that natural gas has been
discovered on the Ames farm at Stillwater,
Minn and a company composed of Senator
Sabin, Hersey, A R. Keifer and W
L. Ames formed to develop the discover y.
FOR DYSPEPSIA, LIVKE COMPLAINT and gen
er al debility, Allen 's "Iron Tonic Bitters"
are without a rival. They are a powerful
tonic and act upon the system like magic
W can say nothing that will equal the uni
versal favor with which they are rec lved.
Every bottle of the genuine bears the sig
nature of Allen, St Paul, Minn.
THE chief of ordnance in his report to the
Secretary of War calls for 60 steel guns, to
co st $225,000.
May affect any portion of the body where
the mucous membrane is found. But ca
tarrh of the head is by far the most com
mon, and, strange to say, the most liable to
be neglected. I originates in a cold, or suc
cession of colds, combined with impure
blood Th wonderful success Hood's Sarsa
parilla has had in curing catarrh warrants
us in urging all who suffer with this disease
to try the peculiar medicine. I renovates
and invigorates the blood, and tones every
"I have been troubled with that annoying
disease, nasal catarrh, and have taken all
kinds of blood verifiers, out never found re
lief till I used Hood's Sarsaparilla, which I
am confident will do all that is claimed.
Hurrah for Hood's Sarsaparilla!" J.
ROUTT, Marksburg, 1$%
"I have taken Hood's Sarsaparilla4"for
Sold by all druggists. 81 six for ?5. Pre
pared only by I. HOOD & CO., Apotheca
O Poses One Dollar,
WEAK, NERVOUS PEOPLE
And others suffering -with
Rheumatism Neuralgia, Kid
iney and all Chronic Diseases
are positively cured by Dr
Home's famous ELECTRO-
MAGNETIC BELT. Thou*
sands in every State in th
ebeen cored. BUECXBJCOT instantly
ted and sold 10 years Whole family can
ELECTRIC8C8PKS80RIK8free with male
belts Avoid worthless imitations KLECTBIC TRUSSES
FOBRUFTCRR. 700cured in'88. Sendstamp for pamphlet.
DR. W. J. HORNE. Iwentor,| 89 Wabaan AnCnicsgo.
Elf's Cream Balm
is the best remedy FOR CHIL-
DREN suffering from
Apply Balm Into each nostril.
SiOO to $3004*S
tarrh and It has done a great deal of
gooQ I recommend it to all within
reach. Hood's Sarsaparilla has been worth
everything to me." LUTHEB BOBBINS,
East Thompson, Ct. I"*
A Popmbtr Novelist on "Lov
Lore I like a flower I the desert
I is like the aloe of Arabia that
blooms but once and diesi blooms i
in the salt emptiness of life, and the
brightness of its beauty is set upon the
waste as a star set upon the storm.
I hath the sun above it that is the
spirit, and about it blows the air of its
A the echoing of a step Love blooms,
I sayI say Love blooms and bends her
beauty down to him who passeth by.
plucketh it yea, plucketh the
red cup that is full of honey and bear-
eth it awayaway across the desert
away till the flower be witheredaway
till the desert be done.
There is only one perfect flower i
the wilderness of life. That flower is
There is only one fixed star in the
midst of our^-wandering. That star is
There is only one hope in our de^
spairing night. That hope is Love.
All else is false. All else is shadow
moving upon water. All else is wind
Who shall say what is the weight or
the measure of Love? I is born of the
flesh, it dwelleth i the spirt. From
each does it draw its comforti.
For beauty it is as a star.
Many are its shapes but all are beau-
tifulan none know where the star
rose, or the horizon where it shall set.
H. Rider Haggard in "She."
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Mrs. PARHELIA BRUKDAGB, of 161 Lock Street,
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I has been used in my family with excellent results."
-Dyspepsia.JAMBS COIST, Esq, of Yucatan, Etouston Co
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Dyspepsia.THERESA A CAS S, of Springfield, Mo., writes:
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Chills and. Fever.Rev. E MOBLE T, afontmorend, S. O
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and can walk with the help of crutches. does not suffer any
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I cannot find words with which to express my gratitude for the
benefit has received through you."
Skin Diseae.-The "Democrat and News,*
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After being' treated by several physicians for a year or two she
commenced the use of the medicine named above. 8he soon
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he medicine has saved her life and prolonged her days."
Mr. A AVBES, of East New Market, Dorchester County, MIL,
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W* reduced below the usual standard of health by
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Coughs it strengthens" the system
c&DiscxryeTy* has cured daughter of a very bad ulcer located
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WORLD'S DISPENSARY MEDICAL ASSOCIATION, Prourlotars,
Heart Disease." I also wish to
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PMMH For three years I had suffered from that terri.
me disease, consumption, and heart disease.
Before consulting you I had wasted away to
a skeleton could not sleep nor rest, and ma ny
times wished to diet be out of my misery I
then consulted you, and you told me you had
_, _ hopes of curing me/but ft would ta ke time. I
took five months' treatment in alL The first two mont hs I was
almost discouraged: could not perceive any favorable symptoms,
but the third month I began to pick up in flesh and strengthTl
cannot now recite how step by step, the signs and realities of
returning health gradually but surely developed themselves.
To-day tip the scales at one hundred and sixtyt and am well
Our principal reliance in curing' Mr Downs* terrible (H***
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the lun gs before she commenced using your
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