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THE WlCHEf A DAILV EAGLE WiCHlTA, KANSA& TUESDaY MORNING, JULY 6, 1886..
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. M. MUROOCK i 3R0THER. Proprietor
PHSSONAL. AND tOCM. ITEMS OP NEWS
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ONE WEEK, COMMENCING MONDAY,
GRAND MATINEE, SATURDAY at 2 pm
A. R. WILBUR'S
Extra added attraction, the
The famous drill -fonder at eTt ry performance.
."""."'."."'The Galley SiaTe"
"Flowera of the Forest," or
"The Willow Copae"
Thnrsday . .
At the matinee on" Saturday at S o'clock.
K-eat doable WU, "Edith's unrgiar," ana
Joekna Whltcomb." on which occasion a
beaatirul doll, Talced at 10, -will be presented
to Mime child in the'andlcnce.
AdmIslCD, 10 and SO cents.
Jlr. J. E. Caldwell, of Emporia, is in the
Hon. J. R. Hallowell was in the city yes
terday on legal business.
Tho body of Robert Harris was buried at
tbo city cemetery last Friday.
Jlr. Kcitli, tbo real ettato agent, returned
vesterdav from a visit to Wellington.
Sir. G. M. Dickinson left yesterday for
Rock Island, to attend to somo busineas
Ju.ro W. T. Campbell left last evening
for Topeka, where ho will attend tho su
3Ir. James Cafeo has received his new
S1.C0O hack. It is o daisy, as tho boys
have found out.
Mr. R. Fcbudurn, of Des Moines, arrived
in tho city yesterday with tho avowed inten
tion of locating.
Mr. and Mrs. W. B. Mead gavo a,lawn
nartv vesterdav afternoon to a number of
Mrs. Hart and her daughter Flora were in
tho city yesterday visiting friends and tak
ing in the celebration.
J. M. Pollock and family left tho city last
evening for Colorado Springs to bo absent
during the healed term.
Tho arrivals in tbo city last Sunday, as
shown by the hotel registers, were crcater
than any previous Sunday in tho city's his
D. Andrews and wifo left last evening for
Crcston. Iowa. They will be absent two
months or more, visitins friends as far as
A. Haste, Esq., delivered a Fourth of
Julv oration at Greenwich on the third.
Mr. Haste is well ablo to talk about tho
merits of tho American eagle.
Willie Claysbrood, a lad of ten years, had
the misfortune of recoiling a kick yestorday
morning from a horse, which broke his
rishtlcg. Doctors Sloncr and Terrell were
Last Sunday morning, on east Douglas
avenue, a fellow's fingers became so magne
tized they drew a S10 bill to them, but tho
current was soon revorsod by tho owner and
ho let go.
Doc McAdams telegraphed to Horton, at
Anthony, Saturday, to know if his boy had
got any of tho poison. Horlon wired back
that iiobodv from Wichita over took any
thing as weak as lemonade.
Wo wero honored last evening with a call
from 3Icssrs- J. G. Campbell and Will T.
Walker, of the Wellington Monitor, both
of whom had como up to tee how Wichita
f-elcbrutod the Fourth on tho Fifth.
Ono of the Eaole's pressmen, who
couldn't got off yostorday to celebrate,
decorated his prcts with miniature flags,
turnml on the belt and sailed away at his
work under tho red, white and blue.
A couple f men got into a fight jester
. dav on West Douglas avenue. Tho B'
ercssor was conducted off tho field by a
policeman after ho had "himself discmered
that bo had tacklod tho wrong fellow.
The Methodist Sunday school folks spent
tbo dav yesterday picnicing in tho now
Rir rsi.ln nrk. iust across tho bndgo. With
a ariciy of appropriate pastimes and a
sumptuous foed tho day was joyously spent,
despite the hot weather.
Hon. W. G. ClcmmenU informs us that
all matters and misunderstandings upon the
part of tho non-resident owners of tho lots
adjoining him have been amicably arranged
and that h'i3 flno block will go forward im
mediately, which we are glad to announce.
Hon. O. S. Munsell, of Council Grove,
runi Similm nml Monday hi our city. Mr.
Munsell was hore.to visit Dr. Munsell, who
is a cousin, and ho taid during his visit in
tho Eagle sanctum that there was -nothing
small or questionable about Wichita's gre-
A picnic, under tho auspices of St. John's
parish and Sunday school, will bo hold at
Riverside park on Thursday, August 8. All
wishing to attend will ploae meet at ti.
church at 9 a. m., bringing baskets and any
thinc they choose to make tho occasion an
Hon. Wni. Grioflenstein arrived homo
from Washington Saturday night. He left
tho capital serenely enough himself, but
G rover was fuming between tho demands of
1 new brido and a divided Democracy upon
tho ono side, and an indignant Republican
pnrty upon tho other; all being pregnant
with coming troubles.
Rev. F. W. Harper announced to his con
gregation, at tho Raptist church, Sunday
racrning, that his dis eourso for tho evening
service would be appropos of nationaljholi
day occasion. Tho announcement had the
effect to draw an unusually large congrega
tion to the evening services. The address
it was more in the nature uf an address than
a sermon was fully up to tho expectations
of his hearers; eloquent, logical, profound.
Rev. Harper docs not betray a belief in a
graveyard sort of Christianity, but that
religion wss intended to inspire the world
with a spirit of progression in things tem
poral as things spiritual And, withal, he
is a thorough scholar and deep thinker.
His Sunday night service was highly appre
ciated by all present.
Dr. J. Milton Welch, after a residence
hero of eight years in the practice of medi
cine, has decided to locato in a larger city,
and with his brother, Dr. T. E. Welch, of
Hartford, will open an office in Wichita.
Dr. J. Milton Welch is a physician in high
standing, very successful as a practitioner
for the reason that he is a master of his pro
fession. With tho ecl-ctics he hat been
ycry popular. For a numbe. of years he
was first vice president of the Kansas State
Eclectic Medical association, then was ac
corded a term as its president, and hat been
first vico president of tha Nationol Eclectic
Medical association for two terms. He was
chosen to fill the editorial chair of the Kan
sas Medical Journal, a publication proring
bright and valuable under his charge. He
received the appointment of medical exam
ener under a Kansas state law, and it now a
member of the Kansas state board of health.
The Journal takes pleat ore in comen-ig
Doctors Welch Welch to the people of
Wichita, as honorable, npright gaatleeaen,
ir-ose location there it the lost of La Cygne
ad Hartford, -a. that city's gain.
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The Congregation Shows Its Llberalltv by,
Giving $i,S4P In Answer to One Call. j
The Christian church at tho corner of t
Lawrence avenue and Lincoln street was
dedicated with appropriate ceremonies last
Sunday by Rev. F. M. Bains, of Topoka.
Quite a large audience was present, every
teat being filled. The church is a hand
some frame structure. Everything about it
has the appearance of having been mado
and arranged by an educated hand. The
pulpit was tastefully decorated with natural
The services were opened with tho sing
ing of "All hail the power" &c, after
which Rev. Hendryx offered a most excel
The choir then sang tho hymn "To the
work, to tho work," &c., and when tho
music died away Rev. Hendryx stepped to
tbo book and read the first scrip
turer lesson from tho sixteenth chapter of
Mathew, which was followed by prayer by
Her. Rains. Hymn 28, -I love thy kingdom
Lord," dec, was then announced, and after
the singing of which Bev. Rains stepped to
the front and read sixth verses, beginning
with the six verse of the first chapter of
Paul's letter to tho Gallatians.
TBe sermon was a good one and well suit
ed to the occasion. The speaker has a forci
ble style, and on taking up a point never
leaves it until all his hearers gain its full force
Ho had well prepared his sermon, and deliv
ered it without the use of notes. A synopsis
embracing the leading points only will be
In referring to the verses read tho speaker
said the term scripture was used in its larg
est sense. He would contrast it with ovcry
religion. It would bo observed that tho
apostle was very jealous of his opponents.
He could not be moro emphatic or positive.
Tho teachings of the Jews wero so different
from his teachings that tncro
could scarcely be said to bo
any similarity. The gospel then is
tho gospel now. Wherever tho gospel is
preached men are better. Somo object to
it, it is true, but men object to everything.
They assume the liberty to compare it with
all tho false religions.
If the gospel does not meet every want of
man then it is ot divine. If it does it is
divine. It was as great a miracle to create
life for the cyo as to mako the eye.
Thero can be no better exercise than to
examine ourselves. Wo are much inclined
to examine others. Thero can be no better
exercise than to study ourselves, and if we
would do it more we would bavo ls time
to examino others.
Every man in his normal condition will
bolieve something. Every man ..ants some
thing upon which ho can fix his faith. Had
tho gospel met this longing cf tho human
Tho mainspring of christian conduct is
faith, little believing but faith. In ono
sense wo do not know there is a God or
heaven, and it is well. Wo know by faith
Is faith a mysticism or hard to believe?
How largo must my faith bt! How many
theories must I accept none. Tho apostle
never announced a theory or a doctrine.
One single proposition I must believe,
must believe that Jesus is tho Christ. Upon
this hangs our hopes of immortality. I care
not about your theories, but is Jeus tho
Christ, the Son of tho Hying God? This is
tho proposition I am to believe. This is the
eolden beam that Dermeatis both the Old
and tho Now Scriptures.
Every man in his normal condition wants
to be busy. Occasionally a man don't wnt
anything to do. Soma in the church are of
Outclass. I think Wichita hat tome of them
Occasionally we hear it said that society is
going to pieces. I beliove that pooplo aro
bettor hero than in tho cast because every
man hero has something to do to keep from
starving. In tho cast thoy hayo time
to be idle, and henco the causo of more
wickedness there than here. Let tho dys
peptic preacher cry out against society, but
we have no reason to bo alarmed.
Work is tho watchword of Christian life.
I never saw a growler in tho church who
was a worker. No busy member has time
Some bavo tho idea that tho church is
kind of perpetual 'motion, and will land
them in heaven.
Evorv man wants to love BOine ono or
something. Ho must have an object upon
v-hich to rest his affections. Has that foel-
ine boon provided for? God gives us an ob
ject worthy our regard. Wo want to be
loved we are loved. Wo want something
better. Wo build everything on hope.
Tho hope of something bettor tomorrow
helps us today. Wo hope for eternal rest.
This universal longing of tho human heart
is provided for in tho gospel.
I want to test your faith this
morning in tho gospel. You
rnm.ilain that hvnocrites are in - the
chufh. Docs that prove anything? No.
In complaining you compare yourself with
the worst. Don't do that. Compare your
self with the best. In doing this grumblers
will soo that they don't compare favorably.
We talk of tho great state of Kansas. We
forget that Christianity has built this coun
try. We h-ve built this chapel hero. It
(should bo r id for. Why? Because you
are getting rich. Do you know of a poor
man in Wichita? Of all co-temptiblo men
in this world it is he who always receives
but nter gives.
After the speaker had made somo closing
remarks well suited to mako a man untio his
purse strings ho proceeded to take subscrip
tions to finish paying for tho church. It
cost nearly S2.600 and $1,600 was yet to be
Tho call for $100 was responded to by the
W. A. Wight, D. L. Snivcly.L. Simpson,
J. R. Snively, and tbo Ladies Aid society.
The call for $50, by J. M. Campbell, E.
W. Wilhito and John B. Miller.
For $25, by A. A.;Glenn, Robert Weeks,
O. T. Simmons, D. S. Tcnce, Mrs. W. a
Glenn, J. S. Whittigcr, John Whittiger,
Dr. J. L. Hayes, J. M. Ferguson, W. T.
Jolly, J. M. Boyd, Mrs. J. H. Mercer,
Thomas Dillon, W. F. Campbell, D. L.
Grove, Mrs. J. R. Snively, J.. E. Oldham.
H. M. Munn, J. W. Mcrherson and J.
Tho invitation for $20, brought up the
the following hands: H. H. Jackman, W.
B. Hendryx, S. C. Ireland, . V. Weaks,
Huston & Bently, and C. H. Dillon.
For $10 each: Hanson, FayneJb Co, John
Ratliff, James Hendershot, J. T. Kelly, Mrs.
E. J. Stewart. Miss Jennie Scranton, Mrs.
A. V. Douglas, Mrs. May Reed, J. D.
Breokt, and Kiss Lizzie Dickinson.
For five each: Ellen G. Hcfron, S. W.
Crutcher, a M. Doyle, D. H. Snively, Clark
Hendryx, E. T. Landfisld, Mrs. L. D. Grove.
W. C. Newcomb, Miss Lydia A. Mills, Mary
Headenhot, Mrs. C. G. Craig, E. B. Allen.
Mrs. A. B. Cramer, J. A. Edwards, W. E.
Chambers, Mrs. Julia Richards, Mrs. Sallio
Toler.J.J.Fic.ley,Harry Hendershot, A.
E. TUlotson, Mrs. Ida Boyd, M. J. McKenny,
Effieaad Maggie Simpson. Other collec
tion $7.50, making a total ot $1,497.50.
This is a fair specimen of Wichita's lib
erality. Kev. Raint thougnl lie collection
good indeed, and no one has had better a p
portunitiet for judging than himself. In
hit travels in this state he hat on similar
occasions collected over $250,000. He it
bow willing to accord to our people the
rare virtue of liberality.
Bev. Hendryx expressed hit thanks to the
audience for their kindness, and after singing
Ute aadience dispersed.
A large aad attentive audience convened
at 8p.cn-, and gave earefal attention to a
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I house was formally presented and the dedi
catory nraver mado bv IUt. Hendryi.
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but somo additional contributions were re-
cieved, making tho sum total for the day
a"n tmndreu ana tony oouars.
Last Sunday evening -was the twenty-
fifth anniversary of the marriage of Mr. and
Mrs. T. L. Myers, who live near Carey park.
In honor of tho event they gave a party to a
number of friends, who assembled in the
evening and were highly entertained by
their kind hospitality.
Tho following ladies and gentlemen were
Mr. and Mrs. Fate, Mr. and Mrs. Slosscr,
Mr. Frank Mason and daughter, Mr. and
Mrs. William Thompson, Miss Zella Tur
ner, Miss Mamio Mahana, Mr. Charles Sny
der, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Hatton, Mr. and
Mrs. P. IL Tompkins of Clearwater, and
Mr. W.M. Kirk ot Zanesville, Ohio. All
tho children were present except C. W., B.
L. add B. A. Myers.
Mr. and Mrs. Myers were the recipients of
quite a handsome list of presents, as can bo
seen from tho 'following: Mr. and Mrs,
Charles Hatton, a silver fruit dish: Mr. and
Mrs. W. a Little, a silver butter dish; Mr.
and Mrs. H. G. Ruggles, a fancy castor; Mr.
and Mrs. T. A. Thompson, a silyer butter
dish; Mr. and Mrs. P. H. Tompkins, a sil
ver pickle dish. In addition to tbo above
their children presented them with a silver
set consisting of a water pitcher, tea urn,
sucar bowl, svrup castor, butter dish and
Near 9 o'clock the party was invited to
the supper table, on which were all tho deli
cacies of tho season. It was tastefully decor
ated with flowers, and in the language of all
present it was a "lovely supper." After it
had been discussed at length the party re
tired to the parlor, where some of the ladies
furnished music suited to the occasion. At
a late hour all returned home feeling they
had spent another exceedingly pleasant
Mr. and Mrs, Myers were married in
Bloomington, Ilk, and lived in that state for
some years. Mr. P. H. Tompkins, of Clear
water, was the only ono present who wit
nessed their marriage. He camo from his
homo to bo present en the occasion and talk
over youthful days. About nine years ago
they moved to EI Dorado, but remained
thero only a short time, removing to
A THRILLING CHASE.
Perhaps tho most exciting runaway that
has taken placo in tbo city for somo time,
occurred about 6 o'clock yesterday after
noon. A team attached to an unloaded
wagon on south Topcka avonuo took it into
their heads to run, and their driver, a white
man whoso nimo we failed to get, having ab
sorbed too much of celebration to properly
manipulate tho reins was at tho team's morcy,
which proved to bo a lacking quantity.
Running north on Topcka avenue tq Doug
las.tho runners turned west on that thorough
faro and wero going at a breakneck gait
when some parties who were opposito tho
Wichita National bank, rvi into tho street
to stop tlicm ; this caucd tho now thorough
ly froighlened hoes to shy to ono side and
they dashed headlong against nto'etrraph
pole and lamp post that standi n the bank
corner. This collision, of course, brought
them to a sudden halt. A haty summary
of results dovcloped: a half dead driver
with a broken nose, and minuj part of his
teetb, two stunned horse, u completely
smashed-un wacon, a demolished street
lamp, a collapsed sign, and some othiT
A SEVEKE HURT.
Mr. Ed. Slowart, brother or John Stewart,
was going down with J. V. Rose to look at
and purchase somo loU of Smith & Allen's
addition, yerterdy morning, between 11 ard
12 o'clock. Ro's went into his house, on
South Lawrence, leaving btowart, who is
about fifty years old, watching tho liortr,
which was hitched to a buegy. Stewart
holding tbo horso by tho rein. It seems
that something frightened tho horse, causing
him to jump, knockiug Mr. Stewart down.
and dragging biru some distance between
somo trees and into a shed. Ho must bavo
held on to the horse, for when found he
was fearfully cut across tho back of tho
head and was Iving unconscious beneath the
Dr. A. 11. Wendell was called, who
drccd tho wound, when ho was removed to
his home, and at last accounts was resting
comfortably as would be expected.
THEY FIGHT FAIR.
A largo crowd repaired to Turner's grovo
last Sunday to enjoy the shado and partici
pate in tho pleasures of a pic nic Every
thing went on smoothly for a timo until
somo of tbo boys were feeling both patriotic
and important because of somo internal
forco brought to boar, when they partook of
tho satisfaction derived from a regular fist
combat, according to the Marquis of Queens-
hurry rules. Six fights wero recorded in
about fifteen minutes. As a matter of
course some of them got a frowning counte
nance, but no ono was so bdly faged out
but would bo ready for duty after a little
July 4tb, aged four months, Malcolm,
eldest of tbo twin boys of Mr. and Mrs. T.
W. McFie, of Clearwater. Tho birth of
these little boys had filled the young
parents' hearts with gladness and their cup
of joy to overflowing, and their sudden loss
has overwhelmed them with extreme sor-
"To those who for his loss are grieved,
This consolation's given.
He's from a world of woo relieved
And goe to peace in heaven."
STATE NATIONAL DANK.
The State Bank of Kansas opens up this
morning as tho slato National uanc oi
Wichita, without chango of officers or di
rectors. Tho success of this from tho day
it was founded has been uniform and of
common notoriety. Solid, substantial and
conservative, there has been no time when
it did not command the confidence of the
cntl.e buiness public. May the State
Xr-tional provejust as prosperous and just
s nccesful, of which there Js no doubt.
THE GOVERNMENT UU1LDINO.
Hardl v a d-y pass-js that wo ate not asked
somth:ng with jeferenw to the gcvertiient
building. Tho trouble haa'beon with the
site, or rather the title to it. Somebody
failed to move fast enough. The appropria
tion long sines becamo a law, but the the
was never approved till last week. The
work on the drawings of the building is just
Last Sunday morning one Mr, Snyder
was trying the reliability of his Smith A
Wesson by shooting at a mark on a board.
Finally one of the balls went through and
going a short distance hit Mr. M.E. Oakley.
yardmaster at the Santa Fe depot.
Medical aid was immediately summoned,
and after some disculty succeeded in re
moving the balk
Vie tender our sincere thanes to our
friends who greeted us with their pretence
and responded to cur call for money to
met our indebtedness with inch ample and
almost unparalleled liberality. Our new
church is now free from oppressive iadeVt-
edness and enters upon itt career of oterol
nest with bright aad meet acoeragiat;
prospects. We shall be rejoiced to tee our
friends at frequently at poetible at ear ser
vices here. W. B. HsVUMJU
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MOw the National Holiday was Spent at the)
Metropolis of the Garden State.
Catching the inspiration of the return of
tho national birthday the innumerable em
bryonic patriots of the city were up beuassa
yesterday morning, and almost before tie
bright twinkle ofthe start was absorbed a
the brilliant sunrays they were out and
making the fresh morning air retonent with
alternate bursts of merry laughter and the
sharp pop ofthe fire cracker.
Although but little had been said in the
prints about the Fourth and its observances
in a public way, everybody seemed to be on
the qui vive, and as the morning grew into
midday multitude of people were wending
their way to the different places selected for
the day's festivities.
The chief point of attraction was the Riv
erside park, the place chosen by the Sent of
Veterans, where with their friends they
would celebrate the day. They had pre
pared a program for the occasion which
called for a public display in the city. Ac
cordingly at 9:30 o'clock a procession was
formed on Water street in front of Memo
rial hall headed by NsfTs bank; then a char
iot containing fourteen misses representing
the Goddess of Liberty and the
thirteen original states: next the
Sons of Veterans, In lino, under "com
mand of First LieuL . L. Ingalls,
led by their drum corps; next the Po-peep
company, in charge of Mrs. Clum, repre
senting the continental congress; then by
the Mulvane flag corps in bunting-draped
yehiclqej then representatives of the G. A.
R. loaal post, followed by a long train of
vehicles filled with citizens of the town and
country who came in to participate.
After parading tho principal streets the
procession moved out to the park. Reach
ing the park tbo exercises were opened with
an overture by Jeff's band. Rev. Hamon
then pronounced tho opening invocation.
and after music, Mr. J. D. Caldwell read
the declaration of independence, prefacing
the reading with a short re
sume ot tho circumstances wmen ware
incident to its origin; tho sufferings, priva
tions and indignities endured by the com
patriots of that day prior and subsequent to
After another musical interlude Col.
Milton Stewart, tho chosen orator of the
day, delivered an address, which for elo
quence, fervor and impassioned patriotic
sentiment did honor to his genius and no
bility ef soul no les than to the occasion
and those for whom it was specially pro
pared. (Tho full text of Col. Stewart's ad
dress appears on tho second page of this is
sue af tbo Eaole.)
After the address recess was taken until
1 o'clock. At that hour the order of exer
cosos was taken up.
Tho program of tho afternoon abounded
in a variety ot amusements, such as foot,
wheelbarrow and potato racing on tho
grounds, a scull race on tho river, theatrical
performances, etc , and a very entertaining
drill exercise by tho Mulvane flag corps,
under command of Capt. John Logan. This
feature was highly enjoyed by tho great
crowd of peoplo present, and was crcditablo
to tho winsomo misscn composing tho corps
and tho skill ot their tutor and commander.
After tho program was completed the
young folks betook themselves croqueting,
boat riding, rambling about tho park and
such other passtimes as they chose, and as
the day drew to a close gradually melted
away into the city and to their homes.
At night tho Sons of Veterans, under
whoso auspices the day's transpiring as
enumerated, gave a pyrotechnic display
from tho G. A. R. building, and afterwards
a ball in Memorial as a grand finale.
The arrangements for the occasion were
well planned and as well carried out, thanks
to tho inspirations of tbo generous Sons of
Veteran, not ajar or hitch, or the slightest
disturbance occurring at any timo during
Tho names of the misses representing tho
thirteen states, Uo-pecp company, and Flag
corpi, are unavoidably crowded out of this
report. Wo regret tho disappointment this
will causo tho dears, but it is unavoidable.
Every part of tho opera house was crowd
ed last evening to witness the production of
"Fanchon." Tho weather being v cry warm,
tho house crowded and tho celebrations of
tbo Fourth still in the minds of the audi-
encotnoro was some superfluous applause
and noiso during tho intermission, but
while the performance was taking place
there was tho best of order and respect to
the actors. Tho character of "Fanehon"
sparkled and sbined in the skillful handling
of Mrs. Maud Melville. Her leading sup
port, Mr. John D. O'Harra, is a promising
young actor. Tho other characters were
all well sustained, and it may be truthfully
said that the company is superior to many
higher priced affairs. Tho manager, Mr.
Miller, is a gentleman of refinement and
education, and ono of the most successful
theatrical manacers in Ameiica, and his
name is of itself, a guarantee of tho excel
lence of his company. Tomorrow night
will be given tho "Galley Slave," the la
mented Bartlcy Compbcll's master piece.
REAL ESTATE TRANPERS
The following aro the real estate transfers
recorded in tho office of register of deeds
A Flagg to O E Stcrnburg, lot 4.
Mnalav ave. blk B. Tavlor'i add SOO
G Ji Kanavel to C ij V ire. ne qr-I5-
J M Fox to M U Yarel, w hf of to qr-
W Murray to Kate Dibb, lot 120 Chis
holm street. 900
W J Elsea to X McCormick, C f eel off
n tido lot 44, Fourth ave, Hilton's
N A English to E II Louttel, s hf of
lot 3, blk 8, Perry's add
N A English to C F Hclbery, n hf lot
4. blk 8, Perry's add -
G Rock to T Williams, n hfof ne qr
F O Shidds to J P Rhoafr, undivided
hf lving at a point on then side ot
Market st, and 1390 ft s from ne
cor of so dr, 29-27-lc; thenco s 200
ft. w 150 ft, n 200 ft. e'150 ft-
J Hagerman to W H Shaw, lot 54,
rirtn ave, Hilton add.....
Marten Hellar to A Bidwelk loU 9, 1 1,
13, 15, Washington ave, Throck.
G G Ross to W Graham, loU 44, 4G,
48. 60, Park Place ave, Hersv's add
A E Harding to G R Marshall, lots
1 3. to. I'attia ave. Lincoln tt add
M M Yike to Z Hagerman, lot 2,4,
G, S, 10, Lawrence ave, Dulioit A
THE BALL GAME.
About u comprehensive a report of the
game that wu played here yesterday be
tween the borne club and the dab which
came up from Wellington, it to My that we
met the enemy and we are hh'n, u the fol
lowing score will show:
Wichita. 0 13000000-4
Wellington 0 4 0 0 8 4 10 -l?
Mr. O. C McCune, late of the fins of
Gibbony & McCuse of thit city, but at
present hibernating in Scott county, hat
been ia the city for two or three days past,
looking "after tome basinets interests. To
an Eaolx hired man McCcce state that
the new county of Scott it forging ahead in
the matter of immigration and materia! de
velopment at a lively pace, net a few of the
enterprising citizens of the town and couaty
being former resident of Wichita and
vicinity. A to teasont, Mr. M. cars they
have not been, without rain longer than tea
day at any one tins daring the ssriec aad
Sumter to tar. Crop that are in eoKira
tion are qaiat proeuttag for saw hvad.
Tha aaavahan of tha Knight M Pythias
tjaMtMra to ratara their thaa-o is the
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Quite a wnattioaal ttory hat bean making
therms in the city during the last few
days. Tha parties concerned have hereto
fore enjoyed a rep-latkm that hat almost
placed them above suspicion, if such it the
wore of anyone. Tha names or ue
partial are known to the reporter, and ex
pected devvIopaMBtt, it it thought, wlU
place them in the poiatttion of everyone
very toon without producing them at pre
sent Tha high circle of society in wnicn
those concerned have been accustomed to
arcolate it not nggettive of fact at they
One week ago today a tingle and married
gentleman were tiH"; on general topics
They were intusate friend aad assumed the
utmost liberty In all matters pertaining to
each other. . On this occasion the former
gentleman in a quiet way imparted informa
tion to his friend that intimated that his
wife wat not true to him. This for a time
was vehemently opposed, and even treated
with scorn by the intuited husband. He
could scarcely allow himself to hear the
word that brought trouble to hit fireside
without resenting it in a violent manner.
Finally from forces brought to bear by
the gentleman who had ventured the
delicate information, he entertained the
statement, but not without believing that
his friend was mistaken.
The following day suspicions arose in
his mind and doubl began to gather,
which led him to Investigate the matter.
The name of the party who it was alleged
was succeeding in gaining nit wife t affec
tions wu furnished him. This gentleman
occupies an office on East Douglas avenue.
He determined to utilize tho information. Ue
wrote a note to his wifo and signed
the name of the one charged with the crime.
The note contained a request for the lady to
come to "his office" at 12 o'clock last Fri
day night. It was sent by a messenger .boy
who returned bringing an answer of accept
ance. He had some hours before, however,
told hit wife that be wu going east Satur
The answer wat etpecially "spooncv in
its nature, calling the supposed writer "dar
ling dear," "lovely creature," and many
other "names" calculated to put the most
valiant to flight-
Receiving this letter, it wu no
longer a suspicion. Doubt were supplanted
by certainties. His effort then should be to
The time arrived for htm to start on his
eastern trip. He packed bis grip and kissed
bis wife a kind good-bye at the door. He
failed to take the train, but repaired to the
gentleman's room who had first imparted
the information, and there remained con
cealed ,the remainder of the day and until
after 11 o'clock that night. A short time
before the appointed hour he placed himself
at the foot of the stairs leading to the office
aforementioned. A few minute before
the timo his wifo appeared and started up
the stairs. At this moment he made his
presence known, muoh to the discomfiture
of hit wife. She seeing that she wu caught,
burst into tears, imploring her husband to
forgivo her. He replied to her entreaties in
a way that suggested be proposed to insti
tute proceedings for a divorce.
The conversation luted somo minutes,
when a passing party wu attracted by their
conversation. They, seeing him, started
home, and for the timo being discontinued
It is suspected, however, that he means
what he said, hut this remains for tho future
Wichita, Kas., July 6, 1886,
The partnership heretofore existing be
tween J. J. Crist and A. W.Rush is dis
solved by mutual content, J. J. Crist retir
ing. J. J. Crit.
41-2t A. W. Rcsn.
Kansas State Bank opens this morning as
tho Stale National Bank. 41-lt
Kansas State Bank opens this morning u
tho State National Bank. 41-2t
Messrs. E Verbeck and A. Miller, of Now
York, beg to announce to all art lovers, con
noisseurs and all those interested in good
pictures that thoy have made arrangements
with Messrs. Combs & McCoy, of The Fair,
147 Main street, to place their rare and val
uable collection of proof etchings, photo
gravures, rare engravings, etc., etc., on free
exhibition and sale fora few days only.
This fine collection embraces the gems
from the Fans Salon, representing tuch
mutert u Meitsenier, Corot, and Millet,
Jules Breton Vibert, etc Of The Pinako
thek, of Munich: Hans Makart, Meyer von
Bremen, etc Of The National Academi
dans: Van Elten. C. T. Turner, Wm. SL
John Harper, etc , etc.
Import subscription orders taken for
few copies of the rare and famous collection
of D. E- Neuville's renowned military pict
ures in Lieht-druck, alto Triomphe de Cup!
don and Metamorphoses ofthe Mythological
This is a rare opportunity to view the
finest collection ever teen west of the Mis
sissippi. You and your friends are cordially invited
to call at once if you wish to tee the exhl
bition u it closet in a few days. d41-tf
J. F. Gillen, Wichita, special agent, Mo
ler Safe and Lock Co , Cincinnati. Corres
pondence solicited. 40 5L
I hereby withdraw all my property from
the bandt of the real estate agent in thit
city that have had, or have listed at tbo
present time, for tale.
Mas. Leer IL Woolako.
Wichita, Kas- July 4, 1886. 40-3
All of the secret and other societies of
the city are cordially Invited to turn out
and participate in the parade and picnic at
Riverside park on Monday, July 5th. Pa
rade to form at G. A.R.hall at 9 o'clock a-m.
Signed. Fraternally Your.
A toy Skis smt Camt, No. 35,3 or V.,
Mikado Tea! Mikado Tea! CO cents per
pound. Steinbauser-Merkle Supply Co.,
sole agent. d29-tf
Three can of corn for 25 cent, at
hauter-Merkle Supply Co.
9 lbt Good Rio Coflee fcrl at Stainhaut-er-Merkl
If you hare rood, desirable buaineat or
rcsidenca property for sale, and waat bit:
price for it, call on Cox 4k Stanley, and pat
it on their book. Ofiee No. 236 North
Mam street, Wichita. Kan. 134-tf
Pun atrtlaad booty 8 cent a pound at
Steinhaaear-Merkle Sapply Co.
Choice Loadoa layer rattan IS cast pi
pound at Stainhauaar tferkle Sapply Co.
Micado tea. a rafrataiac drink, for
only at Sternhanter Merhla Sapply Co.
TO TUX TKATXIXXO ITBUC AID rATCOSS or
thx Fasaco tnx.
Commeacist: Taetday, 15th but. tha
Frisco line will eUablis a daily PaUsaaa
tleepisg car liae between Stviagttid, Mo,
aad Haktoad. Kaa- a train leaving Wich
ita at fcSO p. as-, aad arriving at fca0a.nu
This service, in addition to the Fsllatan
Eaa that are bow eatitlitted ca train r-rrragaiWkhiaUp.maad-e-lig
D-Wdwabt. 1. D. BiuilT,
Ge.Pa.Agt. Oaa. Waatara Agt.
. St.Leaa.ia. WhitB. Kaa.
OUR CARPET SALE,
We sold more carpets at this
great sale than we thought
could he sold at retail in the
Our Axminster, Wilton Velvet and Moquet
Carpets will be here this week.
Our Great Carpet Sale
will continue this and
For 15 years we have advertised our goods
on strictly business principles, never tin ow
ing dirt, and last week was the firat time we
stepped out of our way to even notice the
"Fish Woman" racket. Will you please
NEW TOEK STOEE,
M. KOHN & CO.,
MAIN STREET, OPPOSITE POSTOFFICE.
TUESDAY, JULY 6th,
We will sell 1,833 yards of Cream printed Piques at
4 3-4 cents per yard.
Sale will Regin at 8 A. M.,
And Continue until all are sold, but if you want any of
them, it will not be safe to wait until afternoon.
MUNSON & McNAMARA.
We will offer some
Dcrintr the Month of
CALL AND SO US.
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For Bargains in
E. H. DeVORE&CO.
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iuitU' or ruuun,
Otto -ad tv-SAv-M tent U-U A ton'. trt
wf t-cn. in X IUU ct, WlcJt. Km
OSm been, t U M -m. 1 1 4 fat. 4 t Sft.
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GUT CARPET SALE
Cheap Prices, New Styles, and
Is what the people Demand. Our im
mense sales show that we supply the demaud.
Bluster and Billingsgate competition always
improves trade at the
Examine our great bargains in the
only found at
First Floor Sale, commencing
MONDAY MORNING, July 5.
For one week only. Our entire stock of
Ladies' and Childrcns' Gauze Underwear.
200 doz vests, at 19 cts, worth
.Tiiii ri tirn cf rnr
cost. It pays to trade at the -
INNES & "ROSfcJ
TJ-NTDEEe - T-EIB - E3:0R3ESeCOEJ.
'Before we move our
now occupied by the
paiiy, wu win give yuu
Clothing, ITatsand Furnishings.
Our B.mt annual reduction rata of Bl'RINO find BUMMEU UUIT- 1
INUB In boomini. now. During' thit month will clo out H
.t Tl.i - - r ..! Ill IL..UI. i-
our oniiro shock, at ram iur twiu uu' . - wT uuuiv
noveltiea In the market aro Koin? oir cIihij
SUIT PATTERNS FROM S8 00 UPWARD.
SUITS TO ORDER from 123 00 and upward until JULY lt.
LILLIE Xt BRUEGGEMAN,
WICHITA CRACKER CO.
Jobbers in Fruits, Nuts, Etc.
ATntror GOOD PAITn, SCOUT an BUCOE8 Rraoda oTOign.r
fitt.t Sal. tt Ot-ltrt Mir. ' Order StlUittd
FRANCIS TIERNAN & CO,
Contractors & .Builders
Water and Gas Works.
Particular Attention G$vn to C'U in Kawm.
OSu, ! r. Uk m4 Vvt'!-, M IkU.
0O w w Mt S 4 Twrntla . Wtt.lt.. Cm.
BUTLER & FISHERS
TbMLo-aardoMto tb city HnJt. asd mrm lyia wrw
Ccetraa Av. --- 2el Stre . t of to vs. Tb lot r tor U
CHEAP AND ON EASY TERMS.
No Coll, Union Dpoti or JCackin- 8bo ar to b train o
tavstcu For Term, apply at
BUTLER k FISHER S HARDWARE STORE
NO 10DOUCK-A8 AVBNUK.
STAFFORD, CULVER t CLEG0,
Real Estate and Loan Agents
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Stock into the Rooms
Kansas Furniture Com- 1
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Leading Mi-rclum Tailors,
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