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TKir TO CALIFOHKIA:
W'liat tve baw ci-d
HOW WE V.'EIUI TREATED.
Cou FjsaniM of Empcrl.t,
Co:- Sr. Ctiia or Utll 1'Jalne.
At Q. A- It. KcirMJi-l Ha". H"'E7 (Ui. ai
Owwedeouly aad Bstunlay MeU. oOTincuctas
aoxuAV. ocronr::t is.s:.
Second C-rand Annual Tour of
A. It. WILDUR'3
LTCEUJI. TIU5ATRE CO:iPAST.
Under thoMauasc.T.ent of
an. a. a. vncccxi:.
T.corsanlzoJ an-l Strengthened.
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i -,inll(ln1lrin or uinuiawu n.-u ,........,....
strong rcimrtoiio "u III bo presented:
Pronounced "bv c 'r or "tho whole country to bo
ttem.iiil.Ktoi.isaiitaitlon on the l i-jjlK
IKipular prwcb. iho
.OP SATO Y
Ailiitblon-10 and 20 cents. n .
At tf tnatiiico a t.cautlful doll allied at 10 will
bo Klea to tlie child holding the lucky ""'"V-. .
On Saturday ulsht a btaulif ul silver pltj-lier va lueel
atS2rwllll)epuhentcd 10 the person holding tlm
lciTymiinl.tr. Numbers wl'l be Riven aJ "
ox cn.ng at the doors. I'll; having lOn-cnt tickets
TrUlrtolveoiie number. 'iuvM rurchaslu.; JW-cont
tliJ.ula will be entitled to two iiimibeH.
Rf-crvcd Mat at bnlon TUfcel Ofllto without ex
tra dutge. 1 lio nsurv o tale V. ill open i riday moi n
Itiff. Avoid the null u.d rwsrvo jcurfwu iuu-iuco.
The Elg Meeting of
GoTcrnor Martin, Ex-Governor Thos.
A. Osborn, Congresaman Peters.
to Be In Wichita for a Grand
Rally Saturday Tfifflit.
A dispatch received yesterday from the
scciwtary of state, E. B. Allen, announces
that there will be a big Republican meeting
and rally in this city Saturday evening. The
arrangements will be made wo hope at such
place &3 the ladies can be invited.
A building permit was yesterday issued to
Mr. John Exton for building r. brick resi
dence on south Emporia avenue, and also f or
erecting a brick business building.
Mr. C. D. Phillips drew a permit for erect
ing a residence on Orme & Phillips addition.
Mr. J.H. Jackson, of Jloran, Allen county,
father of Jackson Brothers, butchers, died
yesterday evening after a short illness at the
residence of his daughtei-, Mrs. A. E. Feh
leiscn, on south Emporia. The deceased was
CI years of age.
tiii: counti:ui'i:itl:r's trial.
Yc3terday morning, officers Clark and Mc
Kamara and Messrs. Fanning and Spurrier,
returned from Leavenworth where they had
been in atteudanco upon tho trial of Frank
Turner in tho United States court. Turner
was tho man whom Officer Clark arrested a
short tini3 ago for passing counterfeit
money. On Tuesday ho was sentenced to tho
penitentiary for three years and fined $1 and
tho costs of prosecution.
Yesterday Iho argument in tho Irwin case
was commenced. Fred Bentley opened for
tho plaintiff, was followed by Kos Harris
and R. R. Vermillion for the defendeut, and
J. D. Huston, who closed, for the plaintiff.
The jury retired at 3 o'clock.
Cokordand Bradslmiv vs Whitner and
Hathway was then taken up.
In Rowley vs Wichita and We-tcm Ry.
Co., a judgement was entered by stipulation
in favor of tho plaintiff.
To tho Votcn of Sedsvic!c County.
I am a candidate for tho ofilce of county
.superintendent, subject to tho decision of tho
people at tho polls. Men liavo been given
lucrative offices in this county because they
weie disabled in the scrvi.-o of tho coiuilty.
If this bo tho cude. ial for office, I left
father and brothers on tho field of battle wno
fell in defencoof thoLnion, and because of
their irmpaniblolo-s, n-y v. hole lil'o nspiin
tions and ambitions wore forever disabled,
even an education was obtained by a terrible
struggle againot feariul odds. Tna field of
oci uation for women is limited, though the
linrveaters arc main. 1 roctfully ask your
Mipiwi t on tho giounu of merit alone.
Mrs. SL E. Leasr.
The following is tho expression of tho press
on Hon. Georgo R. Wendliug:
Chicago Tribune An orator cf great
Cedar Rapids (la.) Republican Eloquent
Detroit Freo Tress Thrilling eloquence I
Emporia News Towering eloquence. '
Harrisburg (I'aJ Independent His elocu
tion is tho acme ot-perfection. .
Lincoln (Neb.) Democrat Finest m this
Lawrenco (Jinss.; .inciicau .iuukui-u ..
enti-aucca. , ,
Philadelphia Prc?3 A crowned house spell
Toledo (O.)Blado Irrcsistiblo no superior.
Utica (N. Y.) Herald Tho best of tho en
SECOND DAY OF CONTENTION.
The womens suffrage convention met yes
terday morning at 9:30 o'clock atr tho M. E.
church. The committee on organization
submitted the following report, which was
adopted: President, Mrs. M. E. Lease; vice,
president, Mrs. Anna Johnson; secretary
Mrs. Callings; treasurer, Mrs. Dr. ITannio
A committee on resolutions was appointed
with instructions to report at last nighfs
session, but did not make a report owing to a
lack of time. A constitution governing tho
tho society was adopted. Miss An
thony made a short but pointed
speech urging the society to work
earnestly to work for woman suffrage. This
completed tho morning session.
The afternoon session opened with prayer
from Mr. Brnnscoaibe, tho candidate for
governor on the prohibition ticket. During
tho course of tho meeting ho was called upon
to address the convention. He expressed
himself in favor of allowing the ladies a
vote. He said it was only just that women
should have the ballot, and unjust that they
aro deprived of it.
Ho was followed by Miss Anthony
who spoke in high term3 of Mrs. Niekols,
who was ono of tho earliest workers in Kan
sas. Mrs. Colby, editor of the Woman's Tribune
in Nebraska, read a short sketch of Mrs.
Niekols. She then gave a lecture giving a
history of woman's condition, commencing
with Grecian history. Sho was very gener
ous to thoso ladie3 who aro opposed to woman
suffrage. Sho thought it was a matter of
indifference and due to the fact that"they had
not given tho matter much thought.
This completed the afternoon session.
Tho evening session was held in tho f. A.
R. hall. A large crowd had assembled at
tho appointed hour. Mrs. Colby opened the
meeting by select reading. Mrs. McCoy
gas-c an original temperance allegory which
was well received.
lrs. 31. E. Lease introduced tho speaker of
tho evening, Miss Anthony, in a few very
appropriate remarks. Tho speaker com
menced by inviting the gentlemen to
tho front seats. Sho was of the opinion that
they were tho persons who sho was anxious
would hear what sho had to say. It is pos
sible to givo only a few points concerning
her lecture. Sho referred to tho history of
tho poor laboring man of England. His his
tory for a century wa3 told. His advance
ment in giving him a voico in tho affairs of
the government she thought was only simi
lar to what will occur in this country in tho
of giving tho lauies a
in tho affairs of state.
A. M. Mitchell Does Up the Town In FneSkape.
The Stereotyped Fischer Flew Off
at a Tangent.
About one month ago a lad who gave his
name as A M. Mitchell, of St. Louis, arrived
in this city and stopped at the Manhattan
He represented himself to some of the real
estate men of the city as on a prospecting
tour, and after ho had been here a few days
intimated that he would buy some real estate
if figures could bo agreed upon. He was
glided around the town in great shape and
was shown property all along the scale from
$1,000 to 550,000. Ho would occasionally
find something that suited his fancy
and would write it so in his
book, and tell the seller that he would take
it in a few days. He had selected about
$100,000 worth of property that he was de
cidedly mabhed on. In doing all this he
spent about three week, and made a point to
get acquainted with tho leading business
Ho was partially introduced to them by
one of their number who knew him about
twenty-fivo years ago when ho had not con
tracted bad habit3. Ho seemed to have
gained tho confidence of a number of gentle
men. Ho was not called upon for his botel bill as
it was supposed he was as good as goid. He
had made fiiends with a livery stable, and
had a good sized account there. Ho seemed
to bo a great reader, aud owed a number of
uows stands from $" to $10.
Wn lc.imn intimate with a drutrgist; anil
Colonel Almond, of "Kingman, arrived' in
the city yesterday. He- has been to St.
Louis, Cincinnati, Chicago, Washington,
New York, ' PhUadelphia, Pittsburg and
Toronto. After taking in these cities and
their snrroundings ha look3 forward with
more faith to the coming greatness of Wichita
Since Monday ths following studente have
entered the Southwestern Business College:
Amanda Eaton, Belle Kohn, and John B.
York, of Wichita; Lillie Curtin, of Hiawa
tha; Mary J. Blackburn, of Detroit, Mich;
J. Edward Yoshell, of McPherson.
Excavating was begun today"for tho foun
dation of Christ Kimmerley's now brick on
the West Side. The building will bo fifty by
eighty feet, two stories high, with good base
ment, and hall overhead. It is located next
to the Ben Kelsch building on Douglas ave.
Julius Shank, of Springfield, Mo., one of
the heavy investors in Wichita real estate
property, is in tho city. Ho is moro enthu
siastic than ever before over the growth
and future greatness of the city.
I. Kaufman, of. Youugstown, who camo to
to onr city about two weeks since, was so
well pleased with Wichita that ho sent for
his family, who arrived yesterday, and will
toko up their residenco on North Emporia
Dr. Andrews and wife returned yesterday
morning, both looking well and happy. Tho
doctor and his wifo havo been absent four
mouths, taking in tho New England states
FALL AND WINTER WRAPS
-AT TH V.
Innes & Ross.
UNDER THE HORSESHOE.
N. X. T. P. 0,
Uotral Iu SKI worth ollkiuoi-tor medicmo pretty thoroughly, and spsndia;; soma timo
1 :.. oIu'a
To the Editor r,f the Eag'.e:
Plea. announce G. W. St"enrod a3 a can
didate for Representative of the 8Srd District,
Bubject to tho decision of tho people at the
S. A. Chapt-U wa.t among
O. A. Doane and wifo cvine up from Win
Miss drrio Sissou luf t yostorday for her
homo at l'aster, Ohio.
D. A. McrMiiger, of luka, was among yes
terday's arrivals in the city.
Mr. J. T. rigg ii buildimg a nlco residence
on South Lawrence avenue.
Tho Wichita boat club hold n mooting to
night at tho county building.
Ed. D. Gow, of the D., M. & A., is stopping
with his wife at tho Manhattan.
Mr. Lse Newmin has about completed his
resldoucc on north Lawrence avenue.
Tho Eagle job room wants a boy or girl
to feed nro. Call at tho counting room.
Mr. J. B. Bleakmoro hold hU boirdmg
houb-j on Market htrecfc yesterday to Mr.
Kan j use.
Ow ing to the death of tho father, Jackson
UtoV soliciting wagons will not ruu until
Messrs. J. D. Caldwell und W. S. Morris
wont to Lincoln township last evening to
Mr. R. 1). French, agent of tho Haklead
mills, is in tha city looking for a site upon
which t j build a llour house.
Rev. W. B. Heudryx left labt evening for
Kansas City, where ho will attend tho Na
tional convention of tho Christian church.
Mr. John Clark, who for sometime was em
ployed iu Lawrence's drug store, and who
has beonMck for two wool:, is convaloiins.
Mr. W. J. Graham, of Hopkinsvill, Ky..
arrived in the city yesterday on a prospect-inn-
lour. He is verv much delighted with
Mr. G. W. Fiudlay, of Topeka, was m the
city ycoterd.tj. H3 is thorough- convinced
that Wichita is tho coming city of Kansas.
Ho says ho did not think so a year ago, but
conccvLvs it willingly now-a-Jays.
Married, at Gladstone, Suuburry county,
Nov.- Bnraawick. at tho residenco of the
brid "s father, Sopfc. '7, 1S30, by Rev. T. O.
DeWitt, Mr. D. O. Smith of Wichita, 3ui
sas, to Mi - D.Cah -ott, so says .a note by
Mr. Augustus Knight of St. Louis, arrived
in tho city Tdosday evening. Ho ytvtcrday
close.1 tho contract for Highland Park, and
paid $'M,000 cash in hand, no will remain
in tho city soma days attending to hu largo
interests. He ? eems to have even more faith
in Wichita than evor.
Tho ganio of basa ball yesterday bctwoea
the St. Louis Browns, champions of the
American league, and tho Chicagocs, cham
pions of tho National league, was tha subject
of ccnsidcrablo talk on the streets among
thran who aro baso ball incline!. Some
An attempt was mado on Wednesday night
to burglarize tho residenco of Mrs. Ky Jack-
loii. Mrs. Jackson and her two daughters
wcro alono in the homo at tho time. Sho
was nwoko shortly after midnight by a noiso
at tho curtain of a window iu an adjoining
room, in v.hidi was sleeping her eldest
daughter. Making an investigation sho v, as
terrified to soo a man half way in tha win
dow and tho bureau drawers open. Ghe
screamed at tho top of her voice, and
grabbing a revolver fired llirco shots
at tho repeating uio of tho burglar. The
rascal gained entranco to tho house by cut
ting a hole in a wno screen, lie had secured
a bos containing n necklaco and several
othor articles of jewelry, which ho left be
hind him on tho ground oulsido of tho
window in his ilight, aud wore found next
Soino burglars wero also caught in tho act
of attempting to raise a window, at tho resi
dence of E. A. Kennedy on North Market.
Mr. Kennedy immediately started in pursuit
of his unwelcome visitors, but failed to over
take them. Thoy fired several shots in their
Ilight, uono of which fortunately, hit their
AT Till: 01EKAOUSE.
Tho opera house was crowded again last
night to w iti'ess tho performance of tha Wil
ber Lyceum company.
Tho play presented was the "Little Dotcct
ive," a deeply interesting comedy-drama.
The leading chaiacter, Florence Laugdon,
tbo littlo detective, was- taken by Mis3 Bessie
Taylor, and in assuming the different dis
guises which tho part requires, her rendition
mot the approbation of tho audience.
Lodovic Sturlevaut and Phoebus Roclca-
way, two shariers, wcro well ronrrsontod bj
E. F. Gardner aud Francois Xavior.
Tho piny was very highly applauded and
apparently gave entire satisfaction.
Tliis evening "Phoenix," Milton Noble's
masterpiece, will be given.
Tho Stoen Family, with Mrs. Martha E.
Steeu as the medium, will bo in Wichita Sun
day evening, at tho opera house. Mra. Stecn
whilo coming to iu a stranger is by no means
Mich in her profession. She is widely known
thioughout tho country, having mystified
aud astonished tho "peoplo of all the largo
cities, both iu this country and in England.
Tho press in general speak in high praise of
her seance and the peculiar power which sur
rounds her at such times.
Mrs. Martha E. Stoen, whoso portrait
graces tho front door ot tho 1 urner opera
house, u ono of tho representative mediums,
(second sight artist of tho world. She i3 an
attractive and highly accomplished lady, and
au interesting converse timalist. Mrs. Stccn
lias witlistood the tosts of numerous learned
ansjientifie men throughout tho world and
many attempts, havo Iwn mado to account
for her wonderful feats, nono of w Inch have
proved successful. The profwsor and his
wifo have visited all tho principal cities of
Europe and tho United Suites, and daring
their travels havo na. er met or seen any who
wero their equals in second sight clair oy
anco and mind rea ling. They are really
wonderful and have mystified tho roople
eve rvw here.
Sho thought the present treatment of tho
ladies was taxation without representation.
Sho was of tho pinion that tho condition of
tho Russian slave is as good as that of tho
ladios of tho United States.
Refcrenco was mado to tho habit common
among parties at first, of going with a still
stronger party hoping to gain assistance.
Thero will bo an afternoon session at tho
M. E. church, beginning at 2 o'clock. Tho
evening session will commence at tho usual
time and will be held at the court house.
Several prominent ladies of Wichita, with
some of tho sp.akers and visitors at the
equal suffrago convention, now :n progress
in the city, dined yesterday at tho Manhat
tan hotel, the guests of Dr. Nannie Stevens-.
Miss Su-aaB. Anthony sat opposite to the
fair hostess at the head of the table. Among
tho number were Mrs. Clara B. Colby of Be
atrice, Neb., editor of Woman's Tribune;
Mrs. Laura M. Johns of Saline, vico presi
dent Kansas Equal Sufii-ago association;
Mrs. Bayno of Anthony, Mrs. CuthLcrt of
BjIIo name, Mrs. Unry Fletcher of McPher
son Mrs. J. D. Rarick of El Dorado, Mrs.
m v. T.rac;- Mrs. U. S. Collins. Mrs. Geor-J
gia McCoy, Mrs. S. G. Johnson, Mrs. Hills,
Mr?. M, E. Packer. Mrs. Baldwin of Wich
ita. After tho coiTeo had como on, for no wine
sparkled on lh$? board, Dr.
Stevens proposed a toast to
the equal suffrago association which
was responded to by Miss Anthony in
a bright speech, sketching tho advancement
of woman from tho days when Elizabeth
Blackwell fought hard for a medical educa
tion and recognition in her profession, to
this day in which Dr. Nannie Stevens and
other woman pky.iicians may riso to tho top
of tho profession environed by honor aud ad
vantage. Mrs. Cuthbcrt of Bello Plaine,
toasted tho third party, and Mrs. M. E.
Leaso responded, claiming the third party as
tho ono party favoring woman. Mrs. Laui a
M. Johns then propoced a toast to tho Re
publican party, Miss Anthony responding,
enumerated tho varrous votes in congress on
several phases of tho woman question,
and showed that tho majority of
favcrablo votes wero Republican;
that a Republican legislature had submitted
a woman suffrage constitutional amendment;
that Kansas Republicans had a woman suf
frage plank in thoir platform of lSS"; that as
women havo no votes, and as women suf
fragists aro of all partic, a suffrage organ
ization should keep itself non-partisan. Miss
Anthony sat down amidst apjjlauso and Mrs.
Colby roso to propose a least to tho Demo
cratic p"rty. Mrs. Johns offered a toast to
Dr. Stephens, a woman who could pur
sue tho deplored, hardening study of medi
cino and succeed in its practice without
losing her womanliness. But whilo wit was
sparkling, and the laugh going round, tho
hour of tho afternoon session of convention
approached, and tho party roso from the
table to adjourn to tho church. Tho ladies
wero indebted for carriage. to Mrs. Georgia
McCoy, of Wichita.
Last Friday ho told tho gentlemen with
whom ho hail been trading, that on tho fol
lowing Saturday if they would 'havo tho
deeds made out ho would pay cash. He paid
cash aud wanted a releaso deed on every
thing. On the afternoon of tho camo day ho
drew a check on a New York preacher and
presented it to a bank in tho city and drew
out $300. That night ho bounced tho town
without paying any of his debts.
Ho told jfgeutleman in tho city that his
brother lived in Wheeling, W. Va., and was
clerk of Ohio county. Tho gentleman who
holds that position is named Mitchell, but
nothing is known here of tho correctness of
tho balance of his statement. In conversa
tion with another gentleman somo days ago,
ho said he was here looking after a site for a
woolen mill, which would bo run by $250,000
of London capital. Ho seemed to bo of tho
opinion that his father-in-law was a Londoner
and a near relative to Wm. E. Gladstone.
Ho was looking after tho interests of tho
old gentleman in the United States.
An effort is being made to capture him.
Ho has hit tho men who havo tho money to
hunt him and who mean to find him if they
havo to bo on the lookout for years.
Ho is a largo man, seemingly fifty years
old, with dark brown eyes and -fairly red
face, ornamented with a prominent beer-keg
nose. He wears a heavy black beard.
Prof. J. A. Fischer, it i3 said, has gono
never to appear again to teach tho gay and
festive young Wichitans how to glide in the
light fantastic. Why he went Is unknown,
but information received says that tho pro
fessor had disappeared in a liko mysterious
manner from bt. Louis, Lincoln, Nob. ; Du
buque, and Burlington, la. Ho commenced
liis second terra of dancing lessons Tuesday
ovening, and last night ho was to give a so
cial, but failed to put in an appearance.
Whether any one is a looser to any great
oxtenfc by his disappearance is not yet known.
the sewimThaciiim: question.
A number of tho prominent business men
of tho city met last nigh?, at tho parlors cf
tho Manhattan hotel to mako an examina
tion of Mr.Keelcr's sewing mp.chino and hear
his proposition on starting a manufactory in
this city. Among those present wero tho
fnlTn-A-irtr-; TT. W. Lowis. L. D. Skinner, L.
B. Terrell, N. A. English, P. V. Hoaly, Al.
Johnson, M. Zimmerly.
They wcro shown tho machine thoroughly
by its inventor and tha many questions
asked concerning it wero answered seemingly
AU seemed to bo satisfied that the invention
was a good' ono ns far as thoy could see.
None, however, wero machinists and they
were led to consider their power to net us
judges on the question inadequate. Mr.
Keeler asked them to have the best machinist
at hand to examine it aud then liis opinion
could servo as a guido for their action in the
matter. This request will probably be com
plied with to-day.
The inventor has fourteen different patents
o:i his macuiue, nono of which
Tho Royal Museum of Anatomy, in tho G.
A. R. building, is attracting quite largo
crowds of people. The exhibits aro pro
nounced of au interesting and instructive I
Thi3 evening tho Fifth ward hook and lad
der company intend dedicating their now
quarters. Special invitations havo boen ex
tended to hoso companies N03. 1 aud '2, and
it is expected that they will bo present.
C. H. Sweeteer, ono of Hutchinson's livo
real estate men was in tho city last evening
Mr. S expects a big boom for Hutchinson
next spring, and there is no doubt of his
prophecy coming truo.
Mr. Georgo E. Campbell, who has been
principal of tho public schools for tho past
fow years, has opened up a real estate and
loan office at 2,)0 North Main street, in tho
Miller & Robinson block.
Tho big meeting, which will bo addressed
by ex-iniui-ter tho Hon. Thos. A. Osborn,
Gouernor Martin and Congressman Potew,
will be at the Grand Army hall Saturday
Mr.--. Georgo M. Whitney entertained a
number of her lady friends at the homo of
hor father, J. H. Aloy, yesterday afternoon,
en which occasion a fine luncheon wa3 spread.
Jap pulled Edith Brown lato lost night and
locked her up. Hor fino was paid by friends
and sho was thus released from tho necessity
of appoariug before his honor this morning.
G. W. Gorton, of Harper county, came up
from his extensive cattle ranch last ovening.
He is expecting his herd up from the Red
River country noxb month.
Mrs. Betsy Hardacre, tho lady in yester
day's Eagle reported in eo critical a condi
tion, was last evening considered somewhat
Yesterday a young man employed at the
cracker factory had his hand severely in
jured by being caught in a cracker stomp.
The foundation for tha M. E. church en
the Yve-t Side, corner of Dodgo aud Pine,
has just been completed.
MONDAY, OCT.. 18tli,
Commencing at 1 O'clock and Continuing
TUESDAY, OCT. 19th.
It Is our intention to make this the
Finest Opening and Exposition
FALL AND WINTER WRAPS
EVT3R K2TOWN LIT THIS COUNTRY.
beforo Mast summer
seventeen years from tho
Do not miss seeiug tho Pcalco sisters, Tues
day night, October 'JO, if you want to laugh
and havo a good timo.
This evening at d o'clock tlwro will bo an .
installation of tho officers of tho Sons of Her
man at their hall.
If you waut to vote for governor this fall
you must bo registered by next Saturday
Don't forget the ball given by the Women's
Relief Corps Friday night, October '22.
Robt. J. M'Kim, proprietor of tha Trcmont
Hotel, is on tho sick list-
Over 500 Imported Garments. Over 1,000 Domestic Manufac
ture will be placed on exposition and sale. Ladies who wish to pro
vide themselves with their winter wraps will do well to attend this
grand opening, as we will bring on for this occasion the finest nov
elties manufactured for any community.
Garments Arriving Daily Short Mantles, Mantletts, Peluces,
Newmarkets, Seal Sacques, Plush, etc., trimmed in all the different
furs, skins and novelties.
In addition to our present large Cloak Room, wo will occupy our
Carpet Department for this occasion.
Don't Miss This Opportunity to Prone a lap.
INNES & ROSS.
We Will Positively Save You
OlothiM, Hats m Furnishings.
Fietchor Meredith and Grant Ealey, of
Hutchinson, as nw.-papor brothers indeed,
spent two or three hours yesterday afternoon
riding about our city taking in the beauties
of its surrounding.
Col Halloweli and wifo and ton, arrived
last evening, followed by their household.
They como to Wichita to make it their home,
nud most heartily does ihd -Eaglh welcome
money wan put up, and as far as could bo our old friend to his new field, and welcome
learned the Browas wcro the favorites.
and all run for
Some time was spent in discussing tho
matter. Mr. Keeler said it would take a
company with a paid up stock of ."50,000 to
manufacture tho machine at a rnybig speed.
With this amount machinery Euflicient to
make one hundred machines a week could bo
purchased together with buildings and
grounds for the same. Tho average co.t of
making each machine is estimated at eight
A $;X,000 company would furnish employ
ment to saventy-five hands.
Mr. Keeler allowed Mr. Thomas to havo
the maehino today and ho v. ill have it in his
offico for exhibition, and will h'tvs it exam
ined and ite working capacity tried by an
Thero will he another meeting tonight at
; tho parlors of tho Manhattan for the purpose
of f urther considering tho question.
Block & Co. havo opened a now office iu
Herman's drug store.
Tho Po-iko Sisters, of Alaska, at the opera
houso October 20.
F. Wooster of St. Louis is iu tho city on
Saturday is the last day iu which you can
The Idlewild restaurant has changed hands,
Meisr3. Drieriy it Stearns haviug sold out to
J. E. Gurney. of Kingman.
Thero appears to be a greit deal of dissat
faction amoug the formar regular easterners
of this establishment from the fact that the
new proprietor refuses to honor moal tickets
sold durinfi tho previous management.
The restaurant was sold for $700, with an
allowance, it b said, of $-23 for purchased
tickotf. Some of the boarders think that tho
now proprietor was well aware of ths insuffi
ciency of this amount to cover tho sal&j
which must have amounted at la3t to $15v,
und that it is but a put up job to bo relieved
if possible of giving value for ths ticket-.
(BURT) ff&a&JZZ-'j f
Tho 'Frisco official, consisting of H. L.
Morrill, general manager: D. II. Nichols,
general superintendent; G. W. Cale, general
freight agent, and J. F. Weafcworth, division
superintendent spent a couple of hours rid
ing about Wichita on Sunday last Tho
Exgls force were all attendinr divma ser
vices so mused them, but Judge I
No caes wcro up before his honor yester
day. Officer Jap Marlatte, howoyer, turned over
i as a collection made from .7. V?". Ecard
and Henry Robinson, violators of tha liquor
Our distinguished vi-itors of the woman
suffrage convention, have consented to re
rnain over another day. in consideration of
tha crowing interest and enthusiasm. Mrs.
Ciara E. Colby, editress of Woman's Tri
bune, Eatric Neb., win pea' at 2 p.
tlu M. E. church on Womc
and tha ovening session
the same lady and Miss Susan
Tho Wells Fargo and Adams Express coni-iwnu-
in. order to keep roes with their rap
idly iucrecMng business and afford tho best
of accommodations to tneir patrons, have to
day put onto the atrwt their fourth wagon.
Tho new one is a Large two horsi waon,
manufactured by McFariane of Chicago, er-
cresaly for theso companiss.
Tha I-adie MLsr.cn society held a meeting
v-irrdav of t-emoon at tho r&?idcnce of Mrs.
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