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V1L 31.-NO 254.
MONTANA. SUNDAY MORNING. SEPTEMBER 29, 1889.
Wallace^ Thoi nburgh,
fleaiEstate, Mortgage Loans an! Insurance
ROOMS1, 2 3 and 7,^First National Bank Build-ng, Helena, Montana.
Housesbuilt for iwve-etora that will y ie-ld a net .aroma* of from^IS to 18 per cent, on the investment.
Dwellfngsbuilt on the installment plan.
NEWHOUSES FOR SALE
Small Cash Ptymeuts; Balance in Monthly lnst^..linentp^4 ou Mnth Avenue, 2 on Eleventh Avenue, 1 on Logan street.^9 m Eighth avenue, 1 on Blike Btreet, 1 on Lawrence- street.
WALLA.CE^ THOHN BURGH,
Agents,Rooms 1, 2, and 8, Second Floor First National Bank^l3uilding. entrance comer (irand and Jackson streets.
SHOES! SHOES! SHOES!
WECAN FIT ANY FOOT IN HELENA.
Wehandle and keep ir. stock more Fine Goods than ray house^West of Chicago. O r Goods are
Bythe Largest and Best Factories in America. It will pay you^to spend an hour or so examining our immense stock and get^New and Late Style Good*.
JP. WOOLMAN ^ CO.,
Next;to.FirstNational Bank, Helena.
F.fiyMillion Invested in American^Industrial Enterprises by^English Syndicates
TOOLEAM) MAlilNMS SPEAK.
Elevator*. Breweries end Flooring^Mill* in All Sections Taken^by tna Foreigner*.
olm Trtmt, but tha P^Order to Swan
MININGMACHINERY AND FARM IMPLEMENTS.
Schuttlerand Knshford Quartz, Lumber and Farm Wagons,^ill kinds and eize-s Bement ^ Sons Celebrated Bob Sleds.^Fine Sleighs and Cutters, Fine Robes, etc.
f-TEAM HOISTS^ 4ND HOILFKS. ^ TC.
REALESTATE AUCTION EXCHANGE
GRANITE BLOCK. MAIN STREET, HELENA, MONT.
RealEstate and General Auctioneer.
Highlyimportant notice to real ecUte an^i h upe Layer* ^nd all Interested ia^Helena propertied: Read this lint of inside city lotn. which will be sold at aue-^tioa on Friday e v uing next at 7 o'clock by Joseph Wolf, at hi* Real Ktdat*- Sale^Rom,Granite block. Maiii-.treet. Murk this fact: Kvery lc^ will be sold abso^^lutely t^ the highest bidder.
Lots10. II and 12, hlnrk 95. N P add tion Xo 2.
I-ots1 and 2, block '.^^, N. P. addition No. 2.
Lot15, block 36. C. * . Cannon addition.
Lots27 and 26, block 33, Brondwater addition.
Nitiet feet frontage in M.ick ^^, Ro%ce addition.
Lots7 and 8. block 21. H-iu-er addition
Lots29,3^i 31. 32. bl.^ck 54. Haus-r acMitinn.
Lot.4-rooni dwelling house, warm and snug, in block 29, N. P. addition^elo^e to depot.
A5-rooni honse on Fifth avenue in the Boston Row. This dwelling has^bath nviu and oth. r couv-i.ieuces. and motor line will pass the door.
A5-rot ni 2 -tory l ouse m the Ames addition A Tery neat dwelling;^water In th y ,rd.
Lot15. block 99. N. P. addiion; large lot.
Lots7 and 8. b'ock X P mloition.
10nfeet in Ames addition, b ing lots 17. 18, 19, 20, block 303, one block^from motor.
Lots13. 14. IS, 16. block 203. City Park addition.
Lots4 and ft. t. ock 3, Filrmoui t Pirn addition.
LotsHad '.' bloc* I. Hxwins ad^ ition.
Lots5. 6 and 7. block 3. Cox addition.
Al-olots in Villsrd. P: ceiiix and V i-L-hd P^rk addition.^Foil particulars of the fixe, location, t-roi' of sa'e. and all other needed inforrtv^tion. may be had from the ruetion-er K- lu rnber that every lot goes to the high^^est bidder, and that the sale is on Friday night.
RealEstate Auc tioneer. Oft^e^ ami Sale Room. Granite Block
CmcAon,Sept 28 ^ The expenditure ^^$50,000 000 by two English syndicates for^the control i f an t xtraordinary aggregate^t f industrial enterprises In the United^state* was completed in this city to-day.^The syndicates include in their member^^ship a great cumtx-r of British bankers and^trustee* of large estates in the United^Kingdom. No business was a. quired for^them in the I nited States which has not^paid at least 12-, percent, a year tor the^past five years. Grain elevators, flouring^mills and breweries have been the favorite^Investment. The management of each of^the various enterprises will be placed in^American hoards ot direct'irs. surj-cttothe^control of a b^srrt in London. A repre^^sentative of thesyrdieate here, when asked^to-day if this d^e**n't look like the establish^^ment of a huge British trust, said no Etch^enterprise Is operated separately. ITe^plan is not one of aggression, but of con^^servative, sure investments. Hostile legis^lation, it Is learned, has been cleverly^evaded in a careful manner.
Thedeal embraces a chain of elevators^from the Minnesota and Dakota wheat dis^^trict to Chicago. The syndicate's^flouring mills are at Minneapolis and^the breweries in Chicago and the east.^The purchasing committee, it is under^^stood, left Chicago this evening en route to^the north wes', and intending to go from^there to Omaha and Kansas City, where^further purchases are now being considered.^Among the properties turned over to the^syndicate are a number of breweries in^Chicago. A'bany. Detroit, Newark, Jersey-^City. New York. Baltimore, Rochester and^Syracuse Also the Star elevators of Min^^neapolis, seventy six in number; the Van^Deusen sy stem of elevators of Rochester,^Minn , ninety in number; Carglil Bros'^^ levator ^\steni. of Minnesota and Dakota^Bradsted s Hancock iron mines, at Han^^cock. Mich. The arrangements for the^purchase of the PUisbury fl.ur mills^and vLe Wasbburu mills of Min^^neapolis k*ve been completed and^the transfer take place in a few days The^nego'iatioos for two ex* 0*1ve elevator^systems in Chicago are ^ -I! advanced.^The City Contract Co , ot I don, capital^S50 000.000, and the Trus ^ and Executors^In , of London, capita! WJ M 000. are the^syndicates making thei-- . .^rcbaee^. Lord^Mayor .'-^^^^^. of Loud :i. is president of^'he ,Mter company. Trust d agents first^made I; .is of desirabi. properties, then^^ ptinns v-^-re obtained Expert examina-^tn as kjtl iwed, then c iue a report from^the adviserv commit'*^. and lastly the^work of U ^ purchasing committee Among^the n etrber* of the advisory committee^was D G Macrae, editor of the London^Financial Times.
THE GRAND ARMY BETRAYED
PrivateSaiieir* Caustic Letter oa ^ or^pwral Tanner'* Treatment.
Pittsburrg.Sept 28 ^ Private Dalzell^gives to the press a letter which be has^written to Corporal Tanner in reply to the^telegram from the latter asking him if bis^1 Tanner's) letter was stolen from Dalzell^and made public Dalzell in hit reply Is^very caustic. He says be himself published^it for his own vindication. He says Tan^^ner's letter cannot h Jure an honest man.^and adds ^As to the question of veracity-^it raises between Sherman, Taylor, Harri^a 1-1 and other-. I have no further concern^except to offer to publish their letters to^me. You have my sincere sympathy and^your enemies my bitter curses. I have^risked much to vindicate you, even the^wrath and curses of many of our leading^republican journals. You have more than^repaid my services and sacrifices by ex^^posing to public contempt the intriguers^who by treachery and falsehood betrayed^us both, and with us the entire comrade^^ship, who raised them from a dunghill to^the throne of power
TWO BOYS KILLED
DemocraticNominee* Who are ritt^d lor^tne ^ ^^^^ ^ - to Which They A*plre.^Boi'ldeh, Sept. 21* ^| Special to the In^^dependent . ]^The democrats of J fferson^county in n minating Dudley Halford for^re-election to tbe ^ (Bee of sheriff named a^man who during his term of office since^December, is**, has made a record which^canuot be surpassed./ At all times during^I the past y ear the sheriff of Jefferson county^! was at his post ready and willing to serve^i the people. He Is a man thoroughly com^^petent to fill the position and he should be^re-elected by a large majority.
Thecandidate for clerk and recorder,^^lex S. Vest, has made many friends^since he came to JetT-reon county He is^well ad pted to the duties of tbe office for^which he i* a candidate. Mr. Vest will^undoubtedly be elected and take charge of^the office ot clerk and recorder with the^others of the democratic candidates.
Chas.Z. Pond, of Jefferson city, our can^^didate for clerk of the district court, has^all tbe requirements necessary to fill that^position in tbe manner in which it should^be Heiaan excellent penman and has a^voice that may and will be heard in all^parts of our spacious court room. In vot^^ing for Mr. Pond the electors of Jefferson^county are electing a man who is thorough^^ly c impetent in every respect.
AlexOilman, of Elkborn, the candidate^for assessor, is a man who weil under^^stands the duties of that office. He has^been a resident of the county for some^years and knows every nook and corner in^it- He will, if elected, perform his respon^^sible duty with.-iut fear or favor and with^satisfaction to all tax payers.
Workof League aad AMorintlos Club*^^Races In tbe East.
PiTTSBfRo,Sept 28.^The Pitteburgs^wound up with tbe Phillies by taking three^straight games. Sowders would have shut^them out entirely to-day but for the ^Dei-^con^ dropping a thrown bait Score^^Pittsburg, 4; Philadelphia, 1. The batter-^lea were, for Pittsburg. Sowders and Mil^^ler; for Philadelphia. Buffinton and Clem^^ents.
whitnkt lost tbi ^1KL
Chicauo,Sept. 28 - Whitney's error in^the eigth to-day lost the game for the^Oiants, allowing Van llaitren to score a^run that tied the game. Welch pitcned a^g ^od game, except in the eighth, when^Chicago found him for four hits V w^York could do nothing with Hutchinson^after the second f^ore^New York. 2; Chi^^cago, 2. Tbe batteries were for New York,^Welch an ^ Ewing; for Chicago, Hutchin^^son and Darling.
Indiana r*. * i.is. Sept 28 ^ liusle pitched^a great game lor tbe Hoosier* to-day and^consequently they had no trouble to ^ in.^Madden relieved Ciarkson in the sixth.^Score^Indianapolis 10, Boston 3. The^batteries were, for Indianapolis, Kusie^and Sommers; for Boston, Ciarkson. Mad^^den and Bennetr
kachwon a ^f amb
Clkvklank,Sept. 28^Cleveland and^Wa^hiugton played two games to-day. the^first one being the game forfeited to Cleve^^land on Thursday by the non appearance^of the Washington* on the grounds at the^scheduled hour In the second game^Washington won on a blocked ball. Score,^first game^Cleveland, 7; Washington 1.^Tne batteries were, for Cleveland. Beatin^and Sutcliffe; for Washington, Keefe and^Kiddle. Second game^Cleveland rt, Wash^^ington. 7. The batteries were, for Cleve^^land, t,ruber and /..miner. for Washington^Krock and Daily
^^^)!-lei Ion Game*
AtBrooklyn^Baltimore, 7; Brooklyn, 8.^At Philadelphia^Athletics, 2; Colum^^bus. 0.
AtKansas City^Kansas City, 9, Cincin^^nati, 7.
AtSt. Louis^St. Louts, 2; Louisville, 2^Called at the end of the tenth on account of^darkness.
FtretDay at Latonla.
Cinciitnati,Sept, 28.^This was the^opening day of the fall meeting at Latonla.
Threeyears and upwards, one uile^^Leotine won, Burcb second, Harry (iinn^third. Time 1:44.
Three-year-oldsand upwards, one and^thre^ sixteenths of a mile^Dahlia won,^Ruth second. Governor third. Time 2:24'4
Threeyear-olds and upwards, one and^five sixteenths jf a mile^Birthday won,^Winning Wavs second, Mamie Tonao^third. Time 2X%.
Merchan'sstake-, all ages, one mile and^a quarter^Ray won. Heron second. Fan-^nie third. Time 2:00%.
Two-year-olds,five furlongs^W. (i^Morris von. Happiness second, Polemus^third. Time 1030.
AnAccident at Elkhorn by Which Two^Lives Were Lost.
EtjiHoRN,Sept. 2K ^[Special to the In^^dependent j^One of the saddest accidents^which has ever occurred in this vicinity^happened to day. whereby two bright lads^lost their lives. Albert Nelson and Harry^Walton fmrd some giant powder near the^town and commenced to experiment with^it. An explosion foliwwed and both boys^were instantly killed The coroner has^been summoned and an endeavor will be^made to find how the powder came to be^in a pi.*ce w^ere the boys could get at it^The parents of the boys are heartbroken,^and th.^ wh'..j community sympathizes^with them in their sffi ction.
IPark Avenue Livery t Boarding Stable.
FineHorses and Carriages of Every Description Always in Readi^^ness at Reasonable Rates.
CAREFULATTENTION TO BOARDING HORSES!
414Park Avenue. Teledhone 2 I 9.
Deathof W iley !*. Serfbaer.^t'r !^ a.. Sept ^ ^Col. Wiley S. Scrib-^ner, recorder of deeds for Cook county,died^suddenly of hear; disease this morning, lie^has long been Sufi-iing. Scribner served^through the war and was subsequently^elected a member of the Wisconsin legisla^^ture. He moved to klontana and entraged^in newspaper work and wan afterward ap^pointed secretary of tie territory under^Grant. Subsequently be came toChieag ^^and was elected recorder in 1HH4.
Gbaveskhd,SepL 2H. ^ Attendance^large, track good.
Fivefurlongs^ Kaperta won, Amazon^second, Estelle third. Time, 1:01,,.
Onemile and a sixteenth^Badge won,^llronz ^marte second, lllndoocraft third.
Hollyhandicap, three-fourths of a mile-^Tournament won. B^ larat second, Pa-^d:i^ha third. Time. 1.16.
Brookword handicap, one and one-fourth^of a mile^Come to-Taw won. Lons^tre^t^second, ''racksman triird. Tim^, 2:09.
Sixfurlongs^Tatla B'^ckhurn won,^Maaierlode second, Maria Filly third.^Time. 1:I^K-
Onemil^ and a sixteenth^P*rmago won,^Pe-iolea second. Time, 1:47 4
SenatorHearst cap'ured ttie Holly prize^with Tournament. His other entry. Baila-^rat. carried the stable money. Tbe vu r^^brought with it a disappointment, however,^a* the stable bad plunged on Ballarat, and^Tournament was allowed to run with odds^of 15 to 1 against him.
DeridedIWfere tne BallotlBg.
Port-au-Priucc,Sept. 30.^The elee- I^tion of presidential electors in llayti has !^taken place, resulting as everyone antici^pated in tbe choice of a body of delegates^favoraole to Hipp-lyte. The electors will^meet Sept 24 at Q nives before officially^announcing Hippolyte as president. A re^^vision of the constitution will be made by^that body.
ShepherdShort of Fund*.
Dedham,Mas*., Sept. 28.^Horace Shep^^herd, of the firm of Shepherd A Morse,^lumber merchants, has filed a personal pe^^tition In Insolvency Liabilities, S144.0W.^His insolvency does riot involve the firm.
SA3tFraxcisco, Sept. 2X.^ The steamer^Alameda, from Sydney and Auckland via^Samoa and Honolulu, arrived to-day. Ad^^miral Kimberly and staff left Apia on the^Alameda and stopped at Honolulu. Tbe^admiral was given an ovation at Honolulu,^the British man of-war Can'ine and the^Japanese man-of-war stationed there firing^a salute upon his arrival. He will return^home on the Xipsic Tbe admiral was also^given a reception at Honolulu by the^American residents, at which a resolution^which eulogizes tbe conduct of the naval^officers at Samoa was adopted. The situa^^tion remains quiet.
Berlin.Sept. 28.^ An explosion oc^^curred to-day at tbe Rbeln Prusaen colliery^at Ham berg on the Rhine. Ten men were^killed and several injured. Some of the in^jured will die. An explosion at Spaodan^to-day Injured ten men and forty-two^women.
ReducedVotes Exp cted in Both Yel^^lowstone and Custer Counties at^Tuesday s Election.
Democratic Cowboys Disfranchised.^While K'dg oved Republican* do^the Registering and Voting.
Tooleand M.glnul. all Bight. With Dem^^ocratic Cains all Alone tbe^Line.
Billing*.Sept, 28 ^[Special to the In^^dependent ]^To forecast the political^prospects of Yellowstone county is like^every other county In the territory, a task^by no means easy. Vet with all fairness^the democratic party ha* every reason to^expect gains In this county At the last^election Cartel's majority was while it^is generally conceded this year that the^republican majority, if any, will be leas^than 100. The republican party in this^county is composed of men who have more^or leas time at their disposal to devote to tbe^interests of their party, while the democratic^party is made up of the laboring claar, who^must ne*d8 de\ote their time to their daily^labor, thus making tbe democratic party^heavily handicapped. It is safe to say that^there will be no democratic vote for tbe re^^publican candidates on the state ticket and^with the excellent material for county of^^ficer* there is no reason to believe that any^scratching of that portion of ti e ticket will^be done. The republicans, however, are^somewhat divided on the county^ticket, as the nominations were^not all made on tbe merit* of the va^^rious candidates for nomination, but by the^machination of the party leaders.
Thedemocratic party receives a severe^blow at tbe hands of tbe repuolican offi^^cial*, who have bad charge of the registra^^tion, a* well as the county ^ flic rs, to whom^the registration agent* and judge* of elec^^tion have been compelled to look for infor^^mation as to the legal point* of tbe regis^^tration law, the instructions given having^never failed in working to tbe disadvan^^tage of tbe democrats wben possible, with^^out being too apparent. On the whole the^outlook for the democratic ticket Is far^better than at any time since tbe division^of this county from Custer county. Every^Indication in this cc-untv seem to point to a^surprise to the republicans who, though^working night and day, wear the confident^look of victory. Every mean* available is^being used to advance Sate Interests of tbe^democratic cause, both by loy al democrats^as well as candidates for office, who never^lose an opportunity to work for the good^of the party in general, while jpaking an^individual canvas* and with the gratifying^result
AGreat Outpouring- of the Democracy at^Anaconda.
BrTTK,S*pt. 2* ^ [Special to the Inde^' pendent j ^ A large number of democrat*^went down to Anaconda to night to attend^the rally, tbe Emmet Guard bandbting^among the number. At Anaconda they^were met by a large number of citizens and^escorted to the hotel. In front of the Mon^^tana a large stand had heen erected for the^speaker*. At 7 o'clock an immense pro^^cession, 1,200 strong, with to cbea, was^formed, and accompanied by two bands^and a drum corps marched throu.t the^streets. Rockets and Roman candles in^^numerable added to the brilliancy of the^scene. Tbe turnout was a magnificent^one
Afterparading an h^ur tbe procession^countermart bed in front of the hotel and^formed a solid phalanx. Hon. Jonn^Dougherty was chairman, and after a mu^^sical selection bsd been rendered by tbe^Emmet Guard band he introduced J. K^Toole The audience, besides being very^large, was very enthusiasti^, and received^Mr. Toole with immei.s* e ilhusiasm. He^talked for a little more t!i in an hour on^the principal points ol thecinvass. arraign^^ing the republican party for its record on^tbe silver question. He was followed by^Hon. Martin Maginnis in bis usual tak^^ing manner, and the bold he ha* on^an audience receivtd a striking illustra^^tion. In the middle of his speech a fire^start, d at the depot, two block* from the^hotel, and the audience ran to help to put^It out. The speaking was abandoned, but^after'he fire had been extinguished, which^took about five minutes, the entire audience^returned and clamored for Maginnis, and^he was forced to resume. He dealt with^the early record of the republicans in Mon^tana and the tariff, telling the people they^need not be alarmed about the fuss the^republicans were kicking np about^the Mills' bill. That measure^would never be brought up again Mr.^Maginnis was frequently interrupted by^applause and the audience cheered him^wildly wben he finished. The meeting^was a most successful one and showed th'^overwhelming majority of demo rate in^Anaconda
TheAttempt of the Republicans tc^Buy Missoula County Will^End in Failure
Corporate Influence and Ring Rule^to be Throttled Forever at the^Polls Next Tuesday.
HoneetMen of Both Partlee Enthualaslle^In Support of the Democratic
TheOutlook In Cuter.
MilksCitt, Sept 28..^| Special to the^independent].^Tbe name* certified to tbe^county clerk from the different registry^offices now amount to 1,278. Tbe full vote^in this county is not expected, as there are^so many who could not register. It is all^important to those parties to see that all^the votes registered are polled. It is con^^ceded by individuals of both parties that^Toole will carry tbe county. Between Ma^^ginnis and Carter the race will be close,^but tbe democrats, with good reason, claim^the former will receive a light majority.^Tbe fate of the remainder of tbe state^ticket is doubtful. It will have something^of a republican complexion, due to the fact^that the republicans were more fortunate^In the matter of registration. Geo. R. Mil-^burn, for district judge. will be^given a handsome majority over^the republican nominee. W. B. Burleigh.^To the legislature will be sent a democratic^senator, at least one representative and a^good prospect of sending two to the lower^house.
Thedemocratic county ticket in the^maj.ir part will go through. The fight for^sheriff, treasurer and clerk will be close^and bitter. These three county office*^have caused a split In each party. The^treasurer will probably fall to the republi^^cans, a* the expenditure of money and^work will undoub ed y have its effect,^though even bet* in large fmount* are^made in sporting circles on the candidates^for these positions. Custer county baa^suffered a loss in it* voting strength by tbe^impossibility of registering numbers of^co*boys. This will have its effect on tbe^democratic vote, wbicb is thereny lessened,^but the county can be counted largely dem^ocratic for the officers to be elected next^Tuesday.
TOOK EW.KilHl.iu U SIGHT.
TheSecretary of a 1'oll.h Insurance Com^^pany Robe the Poor of Chicago^Chicago, SepL 27. ^1. N. Morganstein,^secretary of tbe Polish National Alliance^Endowment Insurance organization, 1* re^^ported a* having absconded with about^*60 000 of the company'* fund*. He I* also^secretary of two Polish building associa^^tions, and fear ha* been expressed that^they are also out. MorgeVisteln'* stealing*^represent mostly tbe savings of very poor^people. His election in tbe first place wit^^trongly opposed because he was a Jew.^but afterwards he attended tbe Polish^Catholic church in this city, and the objec^^tion was not urged against him. He served^two terms, but was defeated for re-election^last week, and on returning borne secured^all of the Alliance's funds he could an ^ pre^^sumably those of tbe building associations^be was connected with and ieH. Warrants^have been sworn out for his arrest.
TheBrotherhood Mean Bnnlneea.
NewTork, Sept 28.^The .New York^syndicate of Brotherhood base ball players^to day leased two blocks of ground lying^between 157th and 15^th street* and Ninth^avenue for a term of ten year* at an annual^rental of 524,000. They also leased tbe^new Polo ground at 155-h street, now occu^^pied by the New York team, lor a term of^ten years, subject, however, to the lease^now held by H ^^ for two years.
Floodsla Old Mexico.
Cittof Mexico, (via Galveston^ Sept^28 ^Tbe city of Lagos is partially inun^dated. In eight of its wards and in Mveral^villages in the vicinity the streets and open^^pace* are entirely covered by water. A^detachment of troop* |* engaged providing^for the safety of the sufferers. These^floods, which are steadily increasing, have^done great damage to crop*, but no live*^have been losL
$aldSander* Wa^ a Candidate.
Eozemax.Sept 28.^[Special to the In^^dependent. ]^ The ^war horse^ who was^side-tracked to a small settlement In this^valley delivered a very mild speech there^He flattered tbe ^plain^ people and said^that it did him good to talk to them instead^of the crowds of tbe city. One of tbe^speakers had alluded to Sanders as a can^^didate for the Senate Sanders did not^seem to like this aMusn n, ai.d he denied it^In toto. The first sp-aker's truthful alln^sion seemed to cast a cloud on tbe mneting.^and tie twenty men in the audience went^| home de erm ned to vote aeainst the repn^^lican legislative ticket if it was but an en^^dorsement of Sanders'* candidacy.
Elkhobn,Sept. 28.-Special to the It de^pendent ]^The last meeting of the repub^^lican party in this camp was held at^Gilliam's hall (who, by tbe way, is a demo^crat ) Tbe chairman opened tbe meeting^in good shape, and they had a compact^house (composed principally ^ f the band),^to demonstrate tbat tbey were alive. Tbe^honorable chairman introduced Mr. Fisher,^who as introducing old stories is a sue^eeaa. He failed to charm the aasembiy.^He spoke principally on old time* and^the bill* under Gov. Potts' administration,^what be bad done and tbe great reaul s be^had obtained by his efforts.
Mr.Craven followed. He ia a young^man open to redemption. Judge Sterling^was the last speaker
StrongSltll Not Placed.
Boston,SepL 28 ^Ex President Strong^of the Atchison. Topeka ^v Santa Fe, said^to-day he had not had any offer from tbe^Tnion Pacific. I'ninn Pacific official* say^the report that President Hill, of the Mani^^toba, has been in Ho^ton this week In con-^f -rence with President Adams about Mani^^toba traffic, is untrue.
Serlon*Charge. Ag-ainst a Bookkeeper.
Chicago,SepL 28.-Gibson, Parish 4^Co., lately failed, ask the police to arrest^their late bookkeeper, H. F. Clifford, on^the charge of embezzling about $40 000 He^is suspected also of arson, for the purpose^of destroying the books to cover up previ^ous crimes.
Want*to be Free.
Chicago,Sept. 28.^Frank Woodruff,^one of the Cronin suspects, made applica^^tion to Judge Baker to-day for hia release^on habeas corpn*. because he ha* not been^tried within two term* of court The^hearing was set tor Monday.
Thesearch for a Cronin jury was re^^sumed this afternoon.
ThePresident'* ^ alien.
Washington.Sept 28 ^The president^received many callers to-day. including^members of the cabinet, German technol^^ogists and G-n. Campbell, of Kansas,^spoken or for the pensione ^ fflce. Cabinet^meetings will he resumed next week.
WillMake a Peaceful ConteaL^Rotterdam, Sept. 28.^The strikers last^evening resolved to exclude ail aocialiat*^from the movement and conduct the strike^In an orderly manner. Cheers were given^for the House of Orange.
Murderof an I rich Farmer
Dublin.SepL 28 ^Farmer Morgan was^murdered and hi* father and slater danger^^ously wounded at Rostrevor, on account of^agrarian troubles.
Missot'LA,Sept 28.^[Special to the In^li-pendent |^Affair* have reached that^stage in this section of Montana when^every man who believes in a free ballot,^unlLfluenced by corporations or the money^of coiruptionists, should be informed of^the work the republican campaign mana^^gers are doing in Missoula county. Money^is being lavishly poured out to corrupt this^the at one time banner county of the dem^^ocracy, while all the power oi a grasping^corporation is being used to force men to^^ pport the nominee* of a county conven^^tion which it packed, and then compelled^to nominate the men it named. That^money can buy or threat* iatimidate a ma^^jority of tbe voter* in this county i* scarce^ly probable, but that tbis Is what tbe re^^puolican managers and tbe corporation^wmch owns that par'y in Mis*/ u a county^is doing there ia no doubL Uld time repub^^licans, men who believe in honorable meth^^ods in politics as well as in bu*in^ *s, object^to a ticket being forced upon them, and^will rebuke tbe machine in no uncertain^manner. Tbey have said nothing wben^federal appointments have gone by favor,^wben rank treachery has been rewarded by^places on the state and county slate*; hat^when the monopoly that Is strangling^every legitima'e enterprise in Mtuoula^county boldly enter* a republican county^convention and namea the county ticket^from state senator to coroner, tbe stalwart^republican kicks and be kicks hard. The^H^ n Harrison Spaulding, of the Misson-^Aan, a widely read and influent al j mrnal,^ia a stumbling block in tbe pmih oi tbe ma^^chine ticket. Mr. Spaulding is a republi^^can, but be cannot and will not endorse^and support tbe creature* ot this monop^^oly, and right-minded men honor him for^hi* course. Tbe recognized machine or^^gan is tbe Evening Item, which ia either^sp^t*modicaily onlliant or Irretrievably^^tupid by turn*. Tbe Item ha* a fascinating^way of lauding candidate* that it get*^called down on frequently A few^day* since It picked up John Andersen^republican nominee for treasurer, aad^painted him as the fortunate possessor of^all heralded virtues, beside* a lew outside^ones discovered by tbe Item. Thomas^William*, ex county treasurer, is out with^a card (bowing tbat Mr. Anderaon can^neither make hi* own report* nor keep hi*^own nook* The nex'effort of tbe evening^sh-et was to slobber all over D D. Bogart,^nominee for clerk and recorder. It could^have been picked up here again, as Mr.^B^gart after loainu a position or giving up^a poeitlon with the Northern Pacific, and^being fired from tbe cashier's desk of tbe^Missoula National Bank, was picked up fey^Alvin L*^nt (at tbat time cbrk and record^^er), nominated and elected by him a year^ago, and whose friendship be rewarded^with the basest ingratitude There^ia no reason why tbe democratic county^ticket should not win from top to bottom.^Tbe democracy of Missoula, once the ban^^ner county of the territory, will arise to a^man, vote the ticket without a scratch and^rescue tbe county from the octopurlike^grasp of tbat malign ir fluence which even^now pervade* and control* every branch of^the county government. Tbe republican^central committee are putting up dollars^where tl,e democrat* have not pennies.
Tbedemocrat* are fully alive to the^danger which threaten* them, and their^work in tbe paat few week* is being felt.^Decent men of both par 1** realize the fact^that If they allow the ring, which I* striv^^ing for supreme power in Missoula county,^to be victorious this year they will never^again haveanyinflu nee in public affair*,^and with the cry, ^a free ballot and pore^elections,^ tbe uest people of Missoula are^rallying to the support of tbe democratic^ticket and on tbis tide of popular indigna^^tion against republican methods, Toole,^Maginnis and the rest of the state ticket,^witb the county ticket as well, will be car^^ried to victory.
Tows-kni. Sept 28^[Special to the^Independent.j^ The democratic meeting^last evening surpassed all former efforts of^either party. At an early hour the people^from the country began to arrive, and^before H o'clock tbe town waa full of good^democrat* and a few wavering republicans.^A magnificent display of firework* and the^booming of cannon was tbe order of the^early evening, and before 8 o'clock the hall^was densely packed and many were com^^pelled to stand upon the stair* After a^national ode by tbe Townsend Democratic^Glee club, Hon. W. Y. Pembenon was^Introduced and gave ua one of the most^eloquent, logical and unanswerable demo^^cratic speeches of tbe campa gn Party^record and statistics were hurled at repub^^licans without interruption, save that of^cheers and applause. Without slang or^abuse be charged tbe repub'ican party^with being the party of the Wall street^gold bugs, tbe party of monopoly, tbe^aristocratic party, witb no sjmpsthyfor^the working man and witn use^for him but at the ballot box.^All this he proved to the satiafactlon of the^conservative republicars and all reason-^able.intelligent voter*. One ot the feature*^of tbe evening, and one tbat deserves men^^tion, waa a song written by one of our^democratic ladle*, a* *be thought IBM occa-^^^ion demanded it. in reply to Casey's won^^derful political effort of the 231 inst Each^verse contained a perfect answer to every^argument b^ said Casey.
MrNelson waa then introduced and^gave us a lucid statement of the manage^^ment, manipulation and Intrigues of tbe^republican party in the land department at^Washington, every statement being sup^ported by the record.
Themeeting waa then closed wi'h a pa^^triotic ode by the Glee club, ^Four -New^Stars Floating in the Blue.
Bowtne Bank* Stand.
NewYork, Sept. 28 ^The bank state^^ment shows a specie decrease of 12 434.^000. Tbe banks bold SftSo.OOO in excess of^the rule.
MontanaCall le at ftL Pan .^St Pai l Sept 28.^[Sptclal to the in^^dependent] .^(Joe of the best known^northern Montana cattlemen, Hon Loring^B Rae, arrived from Montana to day. Ha^has been an advocate of Improving the^breeding of range stock, and bis cattle at^South SL Paul give ample evidence of suc^^cess in that direction. He sold part of his^train at Fargo and other points on the road.^He ia accompanied by Capt Charles E F.^Clarke, formetly of Lawrcvse. Mass , bat^is a partner of Mr. Hae in a . - ..u^^horse ranch.