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KK3IP1IIS APPEAL.
THL K'iDAT, t : JOE 3, 18 8
HAKKIallK or PHfctIUE.r
(LKVBLAHD.
1'. evident Cleveland was yesterday
married at tbe White House t) Mi s
Fr.nces Folsim, daughter o( Lis de
ceit t'd partner, young lady o! whote
graces o( mind and person tbe
Atpeal hrs had much it say in
common with iti contemporaries all
Ovt-r the country. Iho ceremony was
wh 1 ' - devoid of anything like
pig e intry, and was conducted accord
ing to tbe simple toriniof tin Ties
byurian Chorch, only the friends
of the bride and groom and tbe
men befs of tbe Cabinet and their
wivoj being present. This was in ac
cordance with tbe wishes of the Presi
ded, who abhors conspiculty and
show, aid is quiet and retired in his
tistts and habit, and because
of a recent bereavement in
the bride's family. Mr. Cleveland
is the fits'. President ma-ried in tbe
White-House; the eventof yesterday
pnsxeesei, thirufore, an unusual sig
nificance, and is invested wi;h
bh-toric importance. Called to fill
tbe chair cf Washington at an
inuoitant epaih in the history of the
conn ry, a man wholly unuHed to
national affairs, he bin so won upon
the people as to fill his fellow Demo
crat j with hope of a continuance of
his administration and break
down the opposition which predicted
failure for him and result
ing disappointment to tbe nation. He
has won his way to the hearts cf the
people of whom be is in habit, man
ner and disposition a fair representa
tive, and they send him greetings of
joy and happiness from all parts
of tbe nation on an occa
sion fraught with so much
importance to him and bis fair bride.
They will read of the timple, liars
tentatious ceremonies with pleasure,
and will decline to indorse, the crlti
-cisms that in Washington have been
made upon that simplicity, so marked
a contrast with the "pride and pomp"
of which Washington has seen so much
of since Andrew Johnson left theWhite
House. Mr. Cleveland in this has
been thoroughly American and has
et an example that in future should
be cloBely followed. He has obeyed
bis own wishes' and owes no apol
ogy to the diplomatic corps for
failure to invito them to a merely
family gathering. Whatever the ex
treme of ellplimitic courtesy it does
not extend (hat length, and the facul
ty at Washjkig'on will, no doubt, learn
of it in time to withdraw their hasty
resolution of indignation at what
they reaierd a snub. The mar
riage of ' the President of the United
States does not involve interna
tional relations. It is a purely private
matter that not even in the least de
gree Justifies anything like the fuss
that is made by diplomatic represent
atives over the marriage of princes.
Neither j the government nor the
President owe the diplomats either an
apology or explanation. He was mar
ried In the presence of his relatives
and those of his bride and of the mem
bers of his oflicial family, consulting
his own wishes and that of Mrs.
Cleveland, and his action in this as in
everything else that he has done will
belndortcd by the great body of tbe
people.
THE PEOPLK NI'MTAIN 1HK
FRENIDKNT.
The people, the honest and incor
ruptible masees, will stand by f resi
dent Cleveland in bis eflorts to re
deem the pledges he and his patty
made to the people pending the lBt
residential election. The Republican
party was prolific in promises, bat
sterile and unfruitful in performances,
and it sbared the fate which Booner or
later overtakes every party recreautto
its pledges. The Democratic party
hs ritvned the confidence of the
American people by an unswerving
devotion to principles. It has clung
to them with a sublime faith in the
long, dark night of adversity, ami if it
would retain the power it basso nobly
won it must be true t) its traditions.
Cleveland stands firm as a rock to his
pledges. But there r3 Democrats, In
and out of Cjngretft, who make a
mockery of civil ssrvies reform, pr
pose to nullify their own pledges, and
would anpoint men to office solelv on
tbe score of superior partiian influence.
This is not the feast to which the nation
al Democracy was invited. This is sub
atantially the system pricticed by the
Republican parly, a system which tbo
Democrats "resolved" again and again
to reform when invested with the
power to do s j. The desertion of the
President in his efforts to do wh it be
and his party promised to do is down
right treachery shameful political
disbonejty. The Damociatic party in
it i last Natioial Convention male
this unqualified declaration: 'We
lavor honest civil service reform,"
meanirg that kind of reform is con
trtd.Btioguishod from the bogus re
fotm practiced by the Republic ta
In 1872 the Democrats said in their
national p'atforin: "We regard a thor
ough reform of tbe civil ssrvice is one
ot the most pressing necessities of the
boar; that honesty, capacity and
fidelity conttitnte the only valid claim
to public employment; that the offices
of the givernment case (o be a mut
ter of arbitrary favoritism and patron
az1?, and tbat public station become
again a post of honor." Ia
l7ti
tbe puty was even more ex
plicit, maUii g the following de
cln j. itu: "K;f(,rji is noceesary
1n tin- civi: service. Kxporienca
proves tint efficient, economical con
d i t of the Mvcrcment business is
not p-!-tio e if i's civil service be sub
jee ; j t!i-:t! at ev try election, be a
pr'r f-i
i.ot box, bo
pO"'s of honor assigned lor proved
competency and held for fidelity in
the public employ ; tbat tbe dispens
ing patronage should neither be a
taxupoithe time of all our public
ni-n nor the instrument of their am
bition." And Mr. Tilden, in accept
ing tbe nomination, eaid, "The con
vection justly sllirnis that reform is
nee saiary in tbe civil service
in order that the ordinary employ
ment cf the public bueiuesi may not
ba 'a prir.4 fought for at Iho
ballot, a Ir.tf reward of party
seal inttead of posts of honor assigned
f r proved compitsncy and h'ld
for fidelity in the public employ.' "
After setting forth with labotei
rhetc r.c some of the abuses of a par
tis in civil service, and some steps im
mediately practicable, Mr. Tilden
said: "We miy wisely go on to the
abolition of unnecessary offices, and
He ally to the patient, careful organi
sation of a better civil rervice system
undir the tests wherever practicable
of proved competency and fidelity."
When the National Democracy con
vened at Chicago two years ago it was
clamcr jus for civil service reform. A. Q.
Tuurman was the popular idol of his
party. He stoo l Immeasurably above
Cleveland in the affections of the Na
tional Democracy; but he was cruelly
sacrificed for Cleveland, who was re
garded as the strongest man because
he had won a national fame as a civil
service reformer, and because he hid
Slid during tbe campaign for the Gov
ership of New York: "I fully approve
of the principles embodied in tits ren
dition hill, and I should ho glad to
aid in any practical leglolation to give
them a place in the management of
the State and municipalities;" who as
Governor did give his approval to
such legislation, and who in accepting
the nom'nation declared that "tbe se
lect 'oo and retention of subordinates
in government employment ehould
depend upon their ascertained fitness
and the value of their work," with
more to the fame effect; all con
spiring to make the people believe
that the Democratic party meant by
honest civil service reform what
ws indicated by its previous
di (lotions of the reforms need
ed, and what was embodied in
the act securing appointments to those
who showo 1 by practicable ts!s thtir
superior fitness to do tho proer work
of the government. At all events.
nothing is more certain than t)in if
it had been supposed the candidate of
the Democratic party meant anything
eke than such a policy, or that he was
not capable of pulling his party after
him lu'o an adherence to the princi
ples that it hud repeatedly avowed, he
would have been overwhelmingly de
feated. In view ot these facts, if the
Democratic party should prove rccre-
uut to its pledges it will convict itself
of juggling with words to deceive and
betray the people. Pending the lae.t
canvass for the Presidency the Democratic-
pirty was enua'ly as ex
plicit in its promises to io
vito and reduce the tariff and
its pledges that the revenue "shou d
be limited to the requirements of
economical government," no higher
than was necessity "to pay all ex
reuses of the Federal Government
economically administered." A re
duction of the tariff is one of the
reform measures to which Cleveland
is pltdged, and it Is hoped he will, In
the future, urge this reform with as
much seal as he has manifested for
civil service reform.
Tiik 1mdon Daily Nrm, in a well-
con'iderid article, ba'red on current
statistics, admits that settlements on
account of intcrnetioiial trade do not
center in London so exclusively us
they did in years past. This is duo to
a heavy falling off of direct imports
and exports, and to a decline ia the
exports of foreign and colonial mer
chandise. Last vear the valuo of this
trade was less than S,00 ',000, being
a decline ot n per cent, on the year
18S:t; this yea it is estimated that
the decrease will eiual at least 10 per
cent. This decline of entropot trade
indicates a diversion of mercantile
shipping to the more direct routes
oflerel by Mediterranean, Belgian
anil German ports. As merchandise
thus te-nds to avoid London, so bills
on London become fewer, and its hold
upon foreign tinancul centers weaker,
JciKiK Mblvillc C. Hrown of
l-aramie, Wy. T., wrote last year to
Mrs. K. H. Wilson of Bismarck
Dak. T., in answer to a letter from
her regarding the ellects of woman
suffrage in Wyoming:
"You ask: 'Has it a degrading in-
nuence.' 1 answer, positively, no-
very bind no. 1 should laugh at tho
question if it were not asked in such
evident good fath. Just think of the
ridiculousness of it! My wife goes
with nte to the theater, the opera, to
church and prayer-meeting. Wo also
associate in the family c:re e from dav
to day wtSJiout nppirent injury to her
She alsH takes mv arm and we walk
to the polls together and deposit our
imwuis ikii i ii mucinous io suppose
that our association in the latter act
would be more injurious than in the
former ; it so .-ins so to me
A clincher, certainly, for woman'
right to vot .
A uricki.aysrs' i'nion in Washing
ton has fixed upon ft a dav as the
into which should be paid to all
workmen, whether good or poor, and
a number of mn having found em
plovers who arj ready to pay them fti
a day, it is authoritatively announced
that these men must lt-fuscto earn
over It, and that "the union will pun
ish a ay member, by imposing a heavy
tine, who shall accept anyth ng in ex
cess ot 5-1 tins union ought to
learn that when it has declared a
standard of prices it is to be one be
low which a man may not work, but
abovi which be is at libertv to pet
V! lie can, It won't do to tie the in-
MEMPniS DAILY
THE K1CIM RECORD.
HEAVY RUX-STORt AT THE LA
TOXIA TRACK.
Hottentot, Janbert, Hilly Gilmore
and Burr Oaks the Winners
Jerome Park Races.
Cincinhati, O , June 2. Weather
very warm up to the end of the third
race, when a heavy rain storm f et in,
cooling tbe air and makirg the track
bad after that race. Attendance very
good.
F1BHT BACK.
One mile. Starters: Fedora III
(100), Stepp; Hottentot (102), Fuller;
tVarfellow (105), Hioval; Long Slipper
(105), McCarthy; Big Three (lu:i),
Withers; Bob eisber (110). Fishburn;
Piobos (102), W. Jonei; D xie Him
yar(105), Cooper; Algred (102), Cov
ington. Non-starter: Stormer.
netting Warfellow, $15; Dixie
Uimyar, $12; Fed ora, ffi; field, 125.
Alfred was the firtt to show, cloeely
followed by Bob Fisher, Long Slipper,
Hottentot and F'edora. On the back
stretch Dixie Himyar, Fedora, Alfred,
Long Slipper and Hot'entot were in
front almost even. Katering tbe
s' retch Hottentot and Alfred drew
away, Hottentot winning easy by two
lengths; Alfred second, five lengths
in front of FedorsVhird. Time 145
8KCOND RACE.
Three-fourths of a mile. Starlets :
Jaubert (100), Fuller; Bullo Brackntt
(t7), Kct.ti; Jacouin (1U4), rstovait;
Vartua (90), West; lr 10. bride (1U0),
Covington ; Witbcrow (1('5),W. Jones;
Bixby (100), JohnBtou; Duke of Km,
t.uihy (105), Cooper; CataUpa (07),
him ! ; iiu.i i.v-ii
miiituis; Hornpipe iuh'J, r unur.
Duke of Kentucky and Bixhy were
almost even in front. Rounding the
ower turn and entering tbe suotch,
Jaubert, followed by Vurina, moved
up. going to tbe front. At the eighth
pole Jaubert was not headed, and wen
e-iW by a length ; Varina secom,
Cxtalapa thud, eight lengths off.
Time 1 :19.
THIRD BACK.
One mile hea's. Starts rt: Billv
Gilmore (108), S oval; Sovereign Pat
(108), Wither; l'uuka (102), Coving
ion; Wanderoo (08), Fuller; Lepanto
(05), W. Jones; Ctdii (9o), Curtis.
ir Ileal Vfdimi. Soveremn rat,
$:!'; Wandtroo, $L'o; Billy Gilmore,
fL'll; held,
l'n nka, Billy (jhlmore and Lepanto
ran almoFt even for three quarters of
a mile. They were then joined by
Sovereign 1't. It was a very close
race to the finish between those four,
Billy Gilmore won rather easily by one
leuiitli; Wamleroo second, bull a
length in froiit of Lepauto, third,
Soveteign Pat fourth, Punka fifth,
Chili distveed. Time 1.45.
Second Heat Betiiiw. Sovereign Pat,
$'25; Billy Gilmore, 120; Wauderoo,
10; Held, .
Lepanto icok I lie lead. He was
never headed, and won easily by three
lergths; Sovereign Pattecoud, Billy
Gilmore third, three lengths off.Punka
fourth, Wanderoo fifth. Time 1 :45.
Third Heat JliUmg. Lepanto. $135;
B by Gilmore, $00.
lepanto led by two lengths to the
lower turn, where he almot-t stopped
to a wnlk. Billy Gilrucra parsed him.
and won in a canter by fifteen lengths;
Lepanto second. Time 1 :tu.
FOURTH BAe'B.
Hurdle; one mile ami one-eighth.
Star era: Ascoli (145), Jennv; Judie
Jackson (140),Shelton ; Burr Oak(140),
Umlike; Haddsco (120 .Bendix; Bu
cephalus (140), Downing; Foxhound
(l.v-), Adams.
Iktima lHirephalus. S.sO; Asndi.
$25; Judge Jackson, $10; field, $25.
It was etill raining when the race
was run. Burr cjak led Irom the start
to thefioiBb; Foxhound second almost
all the way. Burr O.tk won in a gallop
by five lengths; foxhound r-ectni),
Ascoli a bad third. Time-2:07.
BNTR1RS AND WRIGHTS FOR THURSDAY
RACES.
Firt Kate. Three-quarters of a
mile. Charley Lucas (05), Brevet
(100), Bob Lockwood (80), Tattro
(101! , J. V. Custer 76 , Revenge (H ,
Lallan Rookh (90), Dick 'Watts (80),
Mystic (95), Wes ftll (100), Jim Orr
(00), Josii Billings (80). h Bland (),
Art bsn (80), Kochelie (100 .
Steond Race. One mile. Dixie
Hirayr (1)0), Kormer (95), Hetty 8.
(95), Fabius (97), Governor Bite (02),
Kirklin (05).
Thud Jiact. One mile and one-six-
tsenth. Sis Hemyar (93) ; Dad. (97) ;
(Jonkling, (U7); Ascender, (114); iio
name. (103); Mulva K. (93 .
Fourth Km. One mile and 500
yard', Areiino, (110) jCay Pate, (107) ;
iunuia Msnley, (U); Waukesha, (U) ;
Ktcoe, (95); Ka ises, (88); Ka'ala,
(86).
Ffth liact. The Tobacco stake, one
mile and one-sixteenth, fclolee, (an);
Masterpiec-. (106 : Kevoke, 114 ;
Kaloolah, (104); Bed Sone, (103);
Chsnce, (108); Berlin, (90); Monarch,
(10); l. gan,(112); Uleaoer, (Ill
Track heavy.
Jerome Park Bares.
Firrt Rare. Handicap sweepstakes,
for all sges, seven-eighths ot a mile
Duke of Westmoie.and won by two
lengths; Sutter rccotid, Duplex third
Tims-l:13J.
Srevnd Race One mile and one
e'ghth. Buckt-tone won by a leng'h
aud a ha'f ; hUm B'own second, Bruch
third. Time 1:584,
Thini Race. Handicsp for three-
year-olds, one mile and one-fourth
Infptc'or B. won by three lengths;
S 1 x.tny second, Letretla third, lime
2:11.
Fourth AW. Handicap, for all sges ;
ooe mile and a sixteenth. Stonebnck
won bv two lecg hs; Brambleton sec
onl. lleel-and-Toe third. Time
1 :52l.
Fifik RaiY For three-year-olds and
upward, selling allowances; three-
qnar;ers of a mile. Kdgttie'd won by
two lengths; Hotcbamie second, Crick
et third. Time 1:171.
Sirth Race Hnrdle handicap for all
sges, one mile and three-iuarters.
Keferee won bv two lengths; Jim
Curbs' second, 1'aUuki third. Time
3:231.
Tbe Telepheae (
Columbus O., Juns 2. Judge Jack
ton left for Cleveland to n'ght with
out Thurman or tho other at'orneya
doing anything in the telephone css.
It is thought the hearing will not
come up this term.
Havr attended a patient for a year
who sutlers periodically with r.eural
gia. Lately the patient had one of
these a'taeks and 1 gave her Tonga
line, to take a tewpoonful every hour.
I called the next day and found her
attending to her household dot e'S and
f't-e from all n dn.
ur . n'niiviV-T f n
Lawrontntoti, Alo.
U. A. il. Renalnn and Camp-Fire at
Indtnunpella.
I.NttiAHArot i?. Ixd., June 2. The
Grind Armv reunion and ramp-fir in
1,1. . I, . - . 1 ' !!
APPEAL THURSDAY, JUNE 3, 18SG.
resched its c'imax to-day and to-nigh',
(ien. Logan arrive i this nurLing aui
Gen. Sherman reached the city this
af ertoon. The latter was met by the
KV-a' military and Grand Army
pos, and, entering the carriage
wit Gen. Lcgin, ws eecorted
to the hotel. lUi gtnerals r
roundly cheered along the route, and
at University Pa'k the carriage was
bombarded with flowers by thousands
of school children, whese rfferinits
were ro numerous as ti oetflow ihe
vehicle. At the camp tire to-right
tbe programme continued tpetches
by Gen. Sherman, Gen. Logan, Com
mand) r Burdett of the G. A. R , Sen
ator Harris n, Ucn. G bson, Ex Secre
tirr of the Navy Thompson and
others.
THE NATIONAL CAPITAL.
rBUPON!CI AMEMDMEBTT IO THE
tUMNTITUTIOM,
ixaalaa Ibe InolliallOBOl Marrtace
In tbe V mi tea Mtales Capi
tal Notea.
Washisi.tox, June 2 It is under
stood that Secretary and Mrs Manning
will leave Washington Saturday after
noon for Hot Springs, where they will
probably remain about a month. 3
KlRbt at Wav Tli-oimh the Indian
Teirllorjr.
Wasiiingio, Jitne 2. The Presi
dent has approved 1 he at", amending
tue act granting a right of way fc-r a
railroad und telegraph line through
the lands of the Choctaw and Chicka
saw Nation of Indians to the St. Louis
and Sjn Francisco Railroad Company.
ObwIrnetliiK (be Kallroart.
Washington, June 2. Senator Hill
has introduced in tho Senate a bill
ntsking the impeding or obstruc ing
of railroads, except by le?l process,
crime punistiatile oy line ana im
prisonment.
Confirmations.
Washington. June 2, The follow
ing postmasters were confirmee! : W.
I'leming, Fort Mnitr, Ark.; w. K.
Alexander. Pine Bluff, Ark. ; J. H.
Hamilton, E'ireka Springs, Ark. ; J. K.
Watson, Fulton, Mo.; G. Blakeny,
Carthage, Mo j H. Holm 8, Natchez,
Miss.
Open Esrrnllve Nrilous
Washington. June 2. Senator
Morrill has submitted a proposed
amend'Eent to Sena' or Piatt's open
executive session re olution, which
makes this resoli tion apply to reci-
proc ty treaties instead c f to nomina
tions.
For tbe NnpprKNlun of Polyanmy.
Washinoton, June 2. Senator
B air lias submitted a propose!
amendment to the sundry civil apror -
priation bill making an appr iprtation
to aid in the establishment of a school
in the Territory of I 'tab, to be under
tlie direction ot tlie industrial Cliris
tian Home Association of Utah, and
to provide emp'oytnent, homes and
self-support for tho dependent classes
in thut Territory w ith a view to aid
in the Btippressioa ot polygamy
therein.
Land Circular.
Washington, Juno 2. Tho follow
irg circular was issued frjno. the Gen
eral Land Office to-day:
l)ll'ARTUNT Of THK INTKKIOR, )
(JKNKKIL LNII III H('. S
Wasiiin(iton. June 2. ISNtt. )
To Rcitietor and Ueoeiversot' L nitci cjtntei
Ijand Ullios:
Giint. km The repeal of the pre
emption, timber culture and desert
land laws being now tho subject of
consideration by Congre'ss, all appli
cations to enU-r lands under said laws
are hereby an 'pendmi from and after
this date until ths 1st day of August,
1888, and you are hereby directed to
receive no filinis or new applications
for entry under said laws during said
time.
Vf H. A. J. 8PARK8, Coitimiioner.
Approved: I. ii 0. LA fAH. fciecroUry.
The FUherlea Vlapnte.
Washington, June 2. Representa
tive Boutelle received a telegram to
day from Eastpdrt t tho effect that
the Dominion collectors of customs
threaten to seize American boats if
thoy buy herringlrom the fih weirs on
the provincial shores to be used for
canning in tbe 1 United StaUs. A
large business of this kind has been
carried on at Fast port snd vicinity,
nearly all t ie tislt being brought fr m
the provincial wei's. The American
boatmen are afraid to continue the
traffic and a large number of people
on both sides the line are affected.
Mr. Boutel e and '.Senator Hale this
afternnoa called on Seica-tary Bayard,
who promised to take immeidiate steps
to ascertain the facts of this reported
denial of ordinary privileges of com
nifrve. But he remarked that dip'o
matic negotiations on this subject
must be conducted 'hrough the Brit
ish Government, and they are neces
sarily slow.
Matrlave aud Divorce.
Washington, Juno 2 Senator
Cullom has introduced in the Sena'o
a joint resolution proposing the fol
lowing amendment to the coostitu
tion :
Articlo 10, Section 1. The only in
stitution or contract of marriage
within the United States, or any
ulace subject to their jurisdiction,
shall be that of thotunion in marriage
of one man with .one woman, and
bigamy or polygamy is forever prohib
ited, any law, cucton trm or cere
mony, civil or redigionsj to the con
trary notwithstanding
Sec 2. No State shtilPpass any law,
or allow any custom, fdrin or cere
mony ol mar lage, except in ooetu
ence to and conformably Iti the insti
tution of marriage as lu-reoVi defined
and estiblished but otherwise the
regulation within each State? of mar
r'miro ami ilivnrce and civil and cimi
ral jurisdiction over thes suhjocts
shall belong to the several states, as
heretofore.
tec 3 Congrc's shall hav power
to enforce this article by appropriate
herniation.
RELIGIOUS.
The t'altrd Prmbyler
lank.
Hamilton. O . Jnue 2. The UnWJ
Presbyterian General Assembly, a'Wr
ahong'deba e, yest-rday adop'ed the
maj rity report upon the question cf
fie uss of instrumental muic in
churches of worship by a large majori
ty. This rfport was ia tavorof the
nss of initrum-ntal mntie. Speeches
in opposition to the majority report
wore mad bv Drs. MehsrJ, of We-t-
m lis er College; Hapero( the Xenia
Seminarv, and the Kev. C. T. McCau
ghsn. Thoss ho rpoke in favor of
instrumental music were the Rvs.
Wm. JalM.-th f Fe o f, IV: Jas
D. Giosou snd Uichaid Turubull of
Detroit.
Sick and bilious headache a-td all
elorangemerjts of stomach and bowels
cured lv Dr. Pierce's "Pellets" or
anti-bi'io s , "tannics. Twenty-five
rents a vial. No cheap boxes to all-
A ROW L THE R1.MS.
EXCII'EHENT AM0XU
OF LtBOR
KMCiHTS
Over an Attack on the Grand Master
Workman by the "Hooie ( lub"
Powderly's Statement.
Cleveland, Jnne2 The Ki iiihts of
La nor are in a high Hegiee cf excit
ment tc-nigbt. Today three tsust
ants to the Kxtcutive Board were
elected. To-morrow the remaining
three will be put through. The three
men elected to day were: Jeremiah S.
Qiiinn, a book-binder, of New York;
Wm. H. Mullen, a printer from Rich
mond, and Hugh Kavanaugb, a
shoemaker, of Cincinuatl. The "Home
C ub," so-called, of New Yoik, are
crt-dited with toe election of Quinn.
Delegates to-night made serious
charges sgainst some of the officials of
the ore'er, and declared that General
Master Workman Powderlv was
scheming fjr political honors. They
seio that Powderly wanted to be Gov-
erncr of Pennsylvania, and that he
as conducting tbe orJer on Roman
Ca'bolic principles.
Mr. Powderly, at 10 o'clock tc-toiglif,
gave the following statement to ihe
piess:
Ma powokkly's statiment.
I know nothing about the "Home
Club,"iordi I know anything: coa
ct rning its aims or methods I have
hari thht its purpose was to create
a lurd to build a home for aped
member' of tie order. Not being
a member of it I ennntt
say whethsr it ever inrpirci any op
fos tion to me. That I rave been
opposed as General Master Workman
bv those who a'e said to be rremhars
of it is tint, but that was ye:rj ao,
and 'heir r ppo-otirn was nut a secret
to me. 'li.ey told me p'ainly and
emphatically thet they would
oppess me. it such an lrsi-
tution existed, it must have
b en expo'ed by a member
of the club. If it was onto bmr.d to
Beer H', tbe m n who expired it is a
perjuror, n ! to. exert ing an inin
ente in this convention, und the
co'umiis of tia h ttar. late been put
hstud concerning it are fa'se. I was
net opposed by any irem-
ber, cloue. rirg or cluh
when 1 wes eleitid Gep.ertl
Maet r Workman for the seventh
ttm. Tee tame men who were in a -
tt ndance at Hamilton are in tttend
ance at this special convention. If
they were aiming at Powderly's de
fea', why r!ii ttey not at' e nipt it
tin o I believe this whole thing is an
at emptcnthe a tof the enemies of
the !ari; r movement to create dietru6t
and discord. In thut attempt the
miners will fail. W e will leave this
c tv after closing ons of the m b1; sue
csdful meetings ever held, and nil ih
money that the enemieaof theKnigh's
of Liborcan spend in an effort to break
as up will be spent in vain. The even's
with which the Home Club is cba-ged
with dealing transpired vests ago. It
they cucspired aaiDst me, then it
eetns to me that ws the time to ex
press its workings, that I might guard
this time against them. To bria it
up now seems lite holding a iob'
mortem exammat'on on a lour-jear-
old corpse, and is in a corpse
of such an ace. ths expoeers will find
only duet. Ina l rg-w the informer
has t;eu despieed, even by those wno
Drtfi ed by bis treschery. The first
question atked baa always been, what
was tbe nr ce pant the traitor l M n
who will leave their homes and ccuii
Lere to lobby the General As:emhly
for euch a disrepu'able purprss d?r
eervn the censureof every true Knight
of Lslx r Tbe Knikhts of Labor
csk r.o nmn s biithp aje nor the a'tar
atwbiih he kneels. My religion is
myon anil I wM allow ni man to
medeili with it. Norwil I interfere
with acy rtligton. Men b.rs of the
oider everywhere kr.ow that I am a
CaMi.dic, and I consider it beneath
my diguity to ctnsider this mtt'er
further. I have no political sspi
rations, nor would I accept the
nomiration for Governor of my State
if it were tendered to me unanimous y
If I Were a canlidate, however,
would stand npon my merits as
citizen and not upon my connection
with the Ubr movement, or my
reliiiion. The workirgmsn cf th
day and genet au m are too intelligent
to te decjivet or prejudiced Dy any
euch stl'y tran.
IT WAS LEARNED TO-NIGIIT
that Ihe ballots for tire three ars enate
members of tlie Exscutiva B 'ard re
suited as at first James P. Qu'nn of
New York, 65; A. A. Cr e on of Bos
ton. tit. Second ballot : W. H. Mul
len of Richmond, 79; George Murray
of New York. 49. Third bdlo : Htun
Cavanouah of Cincinoati, 72; J. B
Buchanan of Denver. 52.
Nothing was done to-day except the
election. The Uensral Assembly will
adjourn to-morrow. It is taid thi
evening that the publication of tbe
secret circu'ara issued by Mr. Powder
lv to tho order, was being inves'iga'ed
The majority of the delegates do not
believe that Mr. 1'owJeiir l ai any
hand in their publication and ex
prpsd themeelves to that purpose
very forcibly.
BIUMIXdlUM, ALA.
A Boj'a Marveioua Bat Higblj
Improbable Ntorj.
IsraoiAbTOTRi ArriiL.I
Birmingham. Ala.. June 2
twelve-vear-old boy named Robert
Lee Bartlett. left herd this afternoon
for bis home in Montgomery, after a
rough experience daring several dayi
absence from there, lie turned un
here latt Saturday, hungry acd tiled
saying be was on his way to Moat
Domrrr afoot. A kind-hearted rre
chanic at the railroad ships took him
in and kept him until to-day. This is
the story be tells : Last Friday morn
ing a stranger man ha l bim carry a
valise to the train in Mont
gomery, and when he went
into the train with it kept
bim nntil it smarted, then paid bis way
ta this city, and from heie tolromlaie,
six miles np the Alabama and Great
Southern Railroad. From Irondale
he tcok bim t J a houBe several miles
dittant, all the time threatening to kill
h m if ha cried, lis got out ot a win
dow and escaped durirg the n'ght,
and next day mane nts way to mi
city. A te'eiram wes sent from fcet
to-day td" his people in Montgomery,
hut t ibv conld not he lonnd.
The directors of tbe Slicffield Coal
snd lion Comio.mv to dav closed
cotitrRCt v.ith P. J. vVi-l erow of Pi'ts
bnrg for th- eroc i m of a 100 ton fur
pace Rt Sheffield. Ha will be'gin ou it
right aw ay.
Mnrh needed Rin at Fine
lllnir.
Am,
iBflIAI. TO THI ArrtAL.l
Tink r.iree-, Ark, June 2 A gen
eral ruin tell to-day, which was neeJed,
the farmers having fe-arid a drouth.
The Maine Oemoerarr.
Bangor, Mk., June 2. Ths Demo
cratic Mate Convention, in sotw'oo
X I te rrmojLaT m mwmMj B
TAEflH, DRAPER h IMPORTER
v. si MADisoar rnixrr, B
I CwalaQy flnritca aa hwyrrtjaa af lis Vterg Frexa a4 H
I Varies SnrlooJ tbi giianiwi SLsxk mt.tnf.1kkt S
I Freach an4 Genua 'VTerUeaa, Caaimcrea aa4 Saililiri, -
eomprinag tk Laxcat Bcaifaa aa4 Faaest Textaret ta N 7
Genaemeaj Veaa, ff
I f9 Samytn aW Frice ea appTicariaa ta rJieaa ff
I wke have kft auaxare. M
of sympathy with Mr. G'austone in
bis Lome rule straggle, and nominated
Col. Clark S. Edwards of Be hel for
Governor by acclamation. Tee plat
form affirms that tbe government has
been established for tbe becetit
of labor, while the pare end
of legislation ia to Bwur to
abor the just rewards rf its efforts:
demands a law establishing ten hours
for a day s labor; arraigns tbe Keptib
ran party f or dcleating the ten Lour
but in toe Legislature in ISho; ee
mands tbat tbe Federal Government
sha'l protect American fishermen in
all their rights at all hezards, and in
dorses tbe administration of President
Cleveland. Adjourned.
JOHN KELLY'S FUNEKAl.
All tbe Arrangement Complete tl
Letters f (ondolence.
New York", Jue 2 Arrangerrentfl
fnr John Kpllv'a fnnprnl -trp rnin-
.1 -r. a
mass wilt roe celeimtteil in the cathe
dral at 10 a. m. on Satu day. Arch
bishop Corrigan will be tjie celebr nt,
tssisted by Mon-ignor Farley.
Monsignor P esto w II deliver the
sermon lhro gliout the day promi
nent citizens called at or sent cards to
t tie house. Telegrams of condolenie
came from a'l over the country.
The Board ot Aliiermen to-day
adop ed resolutions paying a tribute
of respect to the memory of Mr.
Kelly, and then adjourned kS a mark
of respect.
The lammnnv ."society and tlie
Tammany Committee on Organization
held a meeting to-night. At the for
mer a large number ot members at
tended, llesolntions of regret were
adopted. These praised the purity of
ins tile, which during a period
of lax political nv-rala gave him
the title of the "honest;" spoke
of his loyalty to country
devotion to party, fuithfu'ness to
friendship, magnamity towards bis
enemies and the irreproachahleness
of his private character; sketched the
Iiersevering struggles of bis life from
loyhood up, and recited his services
to the city.
The C' mmi tee on Organization se
lected Friday night as the lime lor
holding the memorial meeting.
LOBD RANDOLPH CHURCHILL
On tbe Ilnnie-Kule Bill and Position
of tbe Conservative.
London, June 2. In his speech to
night, Lo-d Kandolph Churchill said
everything po-sible had been said
auainst home rule, therefore the op
position did not ictend prolonging the
discussion ; thre was nothing to pre
vent an immediate dec sion; the sup
porters of the bill were like drowning
persons cnti'hingat a straw ;they would
seize on th least pretext to prolong
lebato Thtv would, doubtless, at
tribute his reticence to malign nt and
sini er object lie always tieneveu
in the impracticability of any repeal
movement and the insolubility of the
home rule problem. He knew noth
ing more calculated to strengthen faith
in British elemocracy thin the remark
able display of independence on the
part of the UbersiB in remsing to ioi
low a Premier whose power has not
been equaled since of Chatham. The
demoa of dissolution which Glad
stone summoned would probably
destroy the Premier and his govern
ment policy altogether, ine ejon-
servatives must exercise the utmost
care in order that eli-sident Liberals
may not suffer by their action at trie
next election. On the other hand the
followers etf Gladstone would be al
lowed ro quarter: they would have to
fight for their political lives.
CUPID'S DART.
Two Yonotr Women right Flye
HOIDUI IMF IUV rUHIHIUB
of a Sweetheart.
WiLiiAMSPORT. Pa., June 1. This
afterm on two very pretty gtrls of this
city named Chrissie Seigel and Mime
Irv n, in company with rome com
pauions. went to a resort known
as "Moantsin House," a short dis
tance oot of tow, where they in
tended to take dinner. During the
Drosses of the nival snd after con
siderable had been drank, a quarrel
arose between Ohriss'e and Mams
over a voting man. Chritsie is a hand
some blonde, while Mame is a dash
ing; bronntte. It was nnsi y agreed
tbat tbe girls should sett e the dispute
by putting on two-ounce gloves and
having a iet-to, the best one to
have the voune man's friendship
A ring was formrd iq the back yard,
and the girls went at each other in
regulsr priae ring s.yle. Five rounds
were fought, snd the brunette was
successful. The young men, who a e
we It known in society, acted as sec
onds Tee blende was badly need up,
and Mame went home with the young
man.
Collapse or an Onern-Honsp.
Clivilakd, O, June 2 At a late
hour this afternoon Maichaud s Up
era-Houe at Alliance, O., a four-story
brick building, eighty feet square, fell
wihat r:sa. At the time ot toe ac
cident there wer a do9n people in
the budding, but all escapsd unin
i nre t. An adj ising two-story frame
building, owned by wm. Jawing and
occupied roy James Rickard, groeer,
was completely crusted, oeverai pse
singer coaches belonging to the Pa
cific Coast railway, standing on a track
in thelrear, were ruined. The losees
will foot up f 100,000.
Nalloaal Asuoeiatlnn of Slove Nn-
nlHclurerit,
Ci tvRLAM), O , June 2. The corri
dom and looms ot the Stillmaa Hotel
were crowded to-day with business
men. They were delegates to the
Bemi-annusl convection of the Na
tional Association of Stove Manufact
ure-s. The organization is a big one
aril almost 200 delegate", from everv
pnintof ibeconipap", are preEcnt. It is
a settled fact thht t-.e price cf ttives
.i l be roa'eria )y advarced, as the
nieuobet8 are a unit on this question.
The convention went into tension at 1
n't lock this eftsrneoti with clcsel
doors. J. T. Smyse-r of Lou sville
pre.idsd. Suiycer read an address,
a-id was fol ow d by adjrees f o:n
W. II. Whitehead and Joi n IVey of
MeKENZIE CONTENTION.
HWIUBiBT XOVIIXATED FOB t IB
CHIT JCDUE.
Elsbt Ballot for A flora y -Ventral
Candidate on Hand Inter
vlewlov tbe People.
ISraoiAL TO THS AFPIAL.I
McKkn.ib, Tenn., June 2. A. G.
Trevathan, chairman of the District
Executive Committee, ca'led the Ju
dicial Convent on t order to elay.
It K. Ward of Paris was chosen
temporary chairm n.
B The Committees on Organization,
Basis of Kepresentat ion ami Creden
tials were appointed.
J. M. Coulter was elected chairman
of the convent'on, Jno. E. Kison, sec
retary, and L C. Lawhorn a l W. II.
(irillin assistants.
It wa- almost unanimously resolved
to adopt the majority rulo.
Balloting: for Circuit Judge was then
eromuie ceil, resulting on the first as
follows: Swij'cart, 72; Aden, 53;
Estes, ?2
Swiggnrt kept e rawling up till the
fourth ballot, when the convention
adjourned ill 8 o'c oeu at night.
On the Bt cot d ballot Crockett county
cast her vote solidly for W. H.
Swiggart, which gave him 8379
being necessary to a choice.
Weakley county being instructed
for Swiggart and Jones, gave some
trouble through dissensions in the
delegation. The matter was fairly ele
cided in favor of obeying instructions.
Eiuht ballots were taken for At
torney General to-night, and the con
vention adjourned. Things point to
Bond's nomination in the morning.
Gen. Dibrell went to Memphis to
day. He made a great many friends
among those here with the conven
tion.
The Hon. B. A. Estes came in to
day. II. II. Ingersoll, W. C. Folks
and John M. Bright, for Supreme
Judge, were here interviewing the.
dcltgates and people to day.
The Sew York Municipal Govern
meat a tallme.
New York, June 2. At a large
meeting of business men to-n'ght res
olutions werj pa'Fed declaring Amer
ican municipal government, end pr
titulsrly tha1; cf New York city, a fail
ure, owirg to its connection witn
nn'ionel po'itics, afTirmirg eorruption
and extravagance in office as the
causes of unneers'srily henvy city
tsxation, a.d declaring in fnvor of
mncicipal some rule, completely di-
vor:ed from State and national poli
tics. A committee cf 100 was appoint
ed to carry out the principles enun
ciated. Recent Rain In Kantin.
Kansas City. Mo , June 2. Recent
rains earned a wash-out on the Mis
souri Pacific eeventy-two miles west
of St. Louis. The naae tper train due
from the East at 7:30 this m'rning ar
rived here ten hours Ute. Ths dam
age will be repaired to-morrow. The
bpi roaches to the bridge serosa the
Rio Granc"e river at Albtiqu npae, N.
M., oa te Atchison, T peka and
Stnta Fe, were washed oat last night.
Ton California business of tr e road
will have to be sent over the Denver
and Rio Grande roai for tbe precent
nntil the bridge is repaired.
Lcndbobo's perfume, Edenis.
Lundborg's perfume, Alpine Violet.
Lnndborg's perfume, Lily of the
Valley.
Lnndborg's perfume, Marchal Niel
Rose.
Struck by Lightning.
Kinsley, Kas , June 2. Durirg a
thunder storm tday f.ur men ia
front of a store aod two in tbe build
ing were struck by lightning. None
were fatally hurt.
Tbe Anareblfft.
Chicago. June 2. The grand jury
to day retnrced thirty-four additional
indictments against the Anarchists.
It is stated tbat five add tional persons
have baen indicted for participation
in the hay market massacre, and that
additional cbargps have been pre
ferred aaicst these already under ar
rest. To all who are afftrini from the arron an!
Indiscretions of youth nerrom waknM
enrlx desay, loai of manhood, (to., I will
end a recipe that will cure you, FREE 01
CHARGE. Thil treat remedy wm diiooTer
ti by a missionary in South America. Sen 4
elf-addresaed envelope to the Re. Josara
HOPKINS'
MILLINERY
Mi ike th Irou While It's Hot.
la order to move oar ttumense etock we
make the following offer:
Good Straw Hats at ....25c, 3Se. SOe and T5o
Kz ra Pine Straw Hate at....il, f 1 , 11 60. U
8tnall Straw Bxnnet, all oolors 50a
Extra Wide Brim UaU, for C8untry........Ji&a
fxiOWBub.
Beautiful Roses, all colors, per don.....0a
Violets, per doien 6e
Kuttercups, per doien 10s
Carnation Pinks, per dnon ......le
Klerant Buni-he of Flowers 25e
Kxtra Fine Bunch's of Flowers 50e
liup rted French Floers from. ..$1 to A
WNirlch 1b S In bunrb) lor 3a
Fruits, Leares. Stem', all kinds of ma
terial to make Artificial Flowers.
Itritlal and Mourning; Oitlflta
The Finest Auorttnent of DOLLS in the oily.
Hata Reshaped, t'enlher f'leaaied,
lj (Hi antl 4 nrletl.
GOLDEN HAIR WASH by the tmall or
large quantity.
We Make a Specialty of Millinery,
Employing the best hands in the city, g)e
our whole attention to It, and we defy oaa
petition in ttiat line.
KROWX'N IRON niTTV.Ki t'OKi
rrrtfd a sn-inus Ct'oT'lvr ot the bow If
in Vr. C. A
Weil-.pr. Mmi.hi. lrn. He
;b v in, but, a cartel ic a short

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