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WICHITA, KANSAS, TUESDAY MOKSIXG, NOVEMBER 30. 1886.
WHOLE NO. 793.
VOL. YI. NO. 11.
123 and 125
lifer Cat The
Profit By It This Week.
Before opening and placing on sale our numerous at
tractions for the Holidays, we are going to
and will unload a large quantity of goods at less money
than it cost to manufacture them. Sale to "be
gin Monday and last through the week.
Of Striped Jersey Flannels,
85 cents, will be closed this
OP tlio Ver trt-.nnrln.-rrt nrlnr.K. nprffifit in everv re-
spect and includes a case
enure lot will oe cioseu tms
onnn-nonnricfinfinnn.iir.-crnott.on "Rafcts. nureclean
cotton, no trash, opens in
J. LUS V tJfcJtL Will UB U1USCU &J
nfl.nr.nn pin.rmRi. finrri p.r.p.x
weekjwiu be, we migntsay,
Oil red Figured Print goods, usually sold at 10c
must go this week at tne
Two cases of the best quality and finest styles
dress gingham evor put upon this market will be
closed this week at
8 1-3 CENTS.
Gray Blankets, f'ne quality, and good sellers at
$3.75 will be closed out early this week at
Pine "White Blankets, well worth $4.75, will bo
Hew furs with muffs to match just received, al30 anoth
er large lot of plushes in exclusive styles andnew
Crape Lisse Ruehing.
A large lot in colored novelty goods. They are very de
sirable. Call and see them.
Corner Douglas ay. and Market St.
Boots and Shoes.
We sell no Shoddy Goods and our con
stantly increasing patronage assures
us that the methods we originally adopted
is the only one that is strictly just
between the buyer and seller.
Our stock is always the Largest in our
ONE FRIGE And tot
All goods are guaranteed to be exactly
In all cases where goods are not satisfac
tory, you are allowed to return them
and the money is cheerfully refunded. If
you want to do business with us
S. W Corner Douglas Ave. and Market St.
former price 75 and
week at the cut price
of fine style robes. The
layers and is worth 15c
Trill he slaughtered this
given away u
3 3-4 CENTS.
nominal price oi
4 3-4 CENTS.
Always the Lowest
ME LORD AND LADY.
A Resume of the Colin Campbell
Divorce Suit in
Dependent's Attorney Malies an
Elaborate Statement of
Mary Watson, the-Alleged Partioeps
Oriminis to the Adultery Count
of the Hill of Complaint.
Upon tho Witness Stand and Contra
dicts the Allegation of Crimi
nal Intimacy Between
She and Defendant Damaging State
inents Touching Lady Colin'a Es
capades With her Paramours,
Marlborough and Shaw.
THE CAMPUELL DIVOKCK.
Me Lady's Lalsons Laid Bare by De
London, Isov. 27. In the Campbell
divorce case today Mr. Finlay for the de
fense coatiuuel the presentation of Lord
Colin Campbell's case. If Lady Camp
bell ha! believed, the lawyer argued, that
her husband h:id communicated hi-; malady
to her she would have mentioned the fact
to him, but this the had never done.
The judge then interrupted and said that
argument i elated entirely to cruelty al
leged in the petition as one of the grounds
for divorce, and as .said cruelty had been
proven in a former trial in which plaintiff,
had obtained a decree of reparation on that
ground alone, he must now refuse to allow
the allegation to bo contested; he should
direct the jury to find that the' defendant
had given to plaintiff Fome kind of dibeacc.
Finlay resumiug iaid all of plaintiff's
allegations in her petition were false, h.d
been made to intimidate and since had
lieen w ithdrawn except one charge the tiuth
or falsity of which could be known
only to Lady Campbell herself. The de
fense, however, had evidence that would
shed a Hood of light upon Lord Colin's
proceedings in Paris. In legard to that
charge even, allowance muf-t be made,
counael continued, for Lord Colin' action
in asking the Paris police to arrest his wife
and lock her up in tho prostitutes' prison,
localise at that time defendant believed his
wife was then lhing in adultery with the
Duke of Marlborough. Four person,
Finlay went on, were accused of having
been crimiually intimate with Lady Colin.
Here Mr. Russell, plaintiff's counsel, in
terrupted fcaying: Five.
Not necessary five, retorted Finlay.
Oh, Mr. Finlay, exclaimed Itiiist-U.
Defendant's counsel Iher. continued:
Lady Campbell had written to the D.ike of
Marlborough as "Dear George." He had
taken her home at 13 in the morning, gone
up stairs with her and remained with her
twenty minutes. On one occasion when he
came to tea the servant that took the tea up
to Lady Campbell, found the di awing room
door locked, and u little later found it un
locked; saw that Iridy Campbell's hair was
dmi ranged, her faco flushed and the inr
niture out of place. On those occasions,
counsel continued, plaintiff had doubt
less - '
Lady Campbell's maid would be called
and he would prove that on more than one
occasion while plaintiff was living alone,
her couch at Leigh court was occupied by
more than one pur?on. Servant and tvo
indcendcut witne.-sM would testify that
plaintiff had committed acts of inlldelity
in Purflet hotel. Dr. Bird, and Lady Camp
bell, at one time were constantly together
and whenever he called plaintiff u'-ed to
give orders that she was not to be diVtmbcd
during his presoncc. Once a cabman .said
Dr. Bird and Lady Cambell, while return
ing from achaiitable concert in Last End
w ere caressing each other in cab.
On this occasion they were driven to Dr.
Bird's house. Eolli went in; the cabman
remained outside. Lady Campbell stayed
so long that he drove away.
It would aho be shown that when Dr.
Bird visited Lady Campbell professionally
he would remain hours at her bed-side in a
darkened 1 ocm. Inferring to Chief Shaw,
of the London fire brigade, Finlay said
Lady Campbell met Ihcehief in an unfur
iii-died drawing loom in Cadogan place in
lf31 and remained with him an hour, and
during 1SS2 she was w ith him alone in the
dininirroom under conditions which would
convince the jury that plaintiff and Chief
Shaw were wrong doing.
Evidences connecting Lady Colin Ciinp
lx.ll with General Butler va.- largely re
ferred to and the length of time iw re
mained when he called ujon plaintiff.
Two shameles3 women had concocted the
story of Lord Colin's criminal intimacy
with his wife's maid, Mary "Watson. The
defence would produce two surgeons who
would swear that Mary "Watson was vir
ginio cntact; that theiefore it was impossi
ble that defendant could have been guilty
of adultry with her.
At this" point Finlay denounced with
great excitement ami passion what he
called infamous fraud and perjury and
shameless couduct of Lady Mile and Lady
Campbell (sensation). He accused Lady
Miles of prostituting her prayer book by
inserting therein dates of Lord Campbell's
wrong doings for the purpose of accumu
latin g data upon which to found the pw
Two physicians were called, both testi
fied that they had examined Mary Waton
and found her pure. Neither, however,
on cros-s examination, could swear an at
tempt to assault the girl had not been made.
Mary "Watson herilf was then sworn.
She is a tall, slim girl. She testified that
she was a house maid for Ird Campbell
from 1SS1 to 1SS8, she denied all of Lady
Miles' testimony concerning the alleged in
limacy between witness and Lord Colin.
Lady "Colin's maid ued to post kttere for
her "mistrivw, and witne.- often s&iv the
names of the Duke of MrIbc.rough and
Chief Shaw on the envelopes.
When the Duko of Malborough ued to
ring the servant's bell w iinfcvi one-; showed
the Duke into the dining room when he
called because her raisins was with Lord
Coliu in his bed room Witness went up
find called Lady Coiin out saving the cok
wanted to s' ber "When Iady Conn
came out witness told her it wa the duke
and not the cook, and Lady Colin said.
Thank you. Mary. (Laughter.) I.ady
Coiin, witness continued, used to receive
Capt. Shaw alone. Dr. Bird ea on ocoa
sion tok lea with Lady Cliu be
fore going with her m a con
cert. When the carriage arrive! wiiae
wvnt to announce it to Lady Colin ami
found that she and Dr. Bird "had cone to
Lady Conn's ledroom. Lady Colin came
to the door, saying as she did so. "Keep
your hand on that dose, doctor."
On being cross-exammtd witness said
she saw no dose when Dr. Bird received
the injunction to keep his hand on the
dose. "When asked by Solicitor Lewis if
ahe had seen any impropriety on the part
of Lady Colin, witness replied that she
never "bad. Witness admitted having
written letters to Lord Colin, but asserted
that she had never signed them "your af
fectionate Mary," but simply "Mary."
Court then adjourned.
Lake Schooners Ashore.
"Watektows, N. T., Nov. 20. Satur
day night the jschooner Comanche, owned
in Oswego, Icden with 21,000 bushels of
corn from Cincago for Ogdensburg, ran
on a shoal about three-auarters of a mile.
from the West', Side of the point of the
peninsula on Lake Ontario, and sunk. The
schooner waa commanded by Captain
Bedcr, of OWego, who, with Albert
Quince, of the;fame city, owned the vessel,
iu rescuing the crew, which consisted of
eight ierson3.. Fred Tucker, a farmer, aged
2G years, was drowned by the capsizing of
his boat. i
The schooner Lem. Ellsworth 13 ashore
at Carlton Ioladd. A large tug tried un
successfully to release her. Chas. W.
Noric, one of the crew, was caught in the
tow line and killed. The Ellsworth had
on boaid 2u,000 bushels of corn for Og
densburg. Milwaukks, Wis., Nov. 29. A special
to the Evcding, Wisconsin from Manistee,
Mich., bays: The tug A. P. Wright went
ashore three miles noith of that place at 8
this moruiug. The crew was rescued by
the life saving crew. A tug tow ing the
schooner A. J. Drew when its line became
entaugeled in her wheel. Thus disabled
she drifted on the beach. Line man Henry
Dauforth swam ashore at the risk of hia
life, and procured assistance.
A special from bVmdbeach, Lake Huron,
to the Evening Wisconsin says: The
schooner James F. Joy was released from
the beach by the tug Castle after jettison
ing 100 tona of ore. The cchooner's crew
are all right. They suffered considerably
Irani exposure, however.
Life Uo&t Crow Lost.
Detkoit, AUch., Nov. 29. A special to
the Journal from Ludiugtou, tayfi: At
daylight, this morning a schooner passed
Ludmgton, and when off Point Suuble
hoisted its flag at lialf-nvust. Point Saubls
life boat went out but when COO yards out
the Hag went to mast head. The life boU
attempted to turn ard was capsized. The
crew clung to ths boat which did not re
gain its upright position, but drifted
ashore. Threj of the crew lost their livce.
Captain Flynn and Orriu Hatch died from
exposure, and John Smith was caught
under the boat and drowned, the
schooner kept on its course.
fatal Ryiininito Explosion.
St. Louis, Mo., Nov. 27. A special
from Chattauooga, Tenu., to the Post Dis
patch says: A horriulo accident occurred
or Lookout mountain toda-. A young
man named Lriaut while preparing to blast
rock found that his dynamite was frozen.
To thaw it out he placed it in the lire when
it exploded. Loth his legs were torn off
and he was otherwise so badly injured that
he died in a sh rt time. Another young
man, his companion, was fatally injuied
by the explosion-
Hurdered and Robbed,
Littlk Kock, Ark., Nov. 20. Henry
Jeffries and aj companion named Koss,
stockmen, from Texas, were murdered Fri
day last at a point between Bastrop, La.,
and the line of Ah!ey, Ark. Jeffries and
lloss stopped the preceding night at the
the house of a planter. Next morning
they were followed a distance of twelve
miles by three men who had noticed their
money the night before, who attacked
them with clubs, knocking them from
their horses and beating them to death.
The assassins then plundered tho bodies of
their victims and escaped. It is expected
they will be caught and lynched.
The Poc Murder Case.
Loui-sviMiK, Ky., Nov. 20. A Courier
Journal special says: Five anests have been
for complicity in the murder of tbu Poe
family in Knox county, Kentucky. There
is no longer any doubt that tho eight per
sons were murdered. Mr. B. M. Mitchell,
brother of Mra. Poe. admits such to hae
been the case and say the perpetrators will
soon be arrested. The husband is insane
and nt.t capable of attending to the matter
himself, but the people of Knox eount
have taken the aflair in hand and are vig
orously investigating every clue.
Held For Murder.
Kanp.u Citt, Nov. 29. The coroner's
jury recommended that Wagner and Ashcr
be held to answer for the murder of Chas.
Springer, the bartender. Quite a crowd
gathered about the morgue where the in
quc?t was being held, and threats were
muttered against Wagner, but the officer
got him safely away.
The St. Louis Car Co. has located a sid
ing at lio-edale and will erect shops there.
The atir works at Independence, Mo.,
were bought today by the Winner Invest
ment company of this city, for $07,000.
The caisson for the first pier of the St
Paul extension bridge at Randolph Point
across the .Missouri w:i? sunk today. It h
expected the bridge will be completed and
the line opjned by the close of next sum
mer. Louisiana Outlawry.
New Orleans, Nov. 29. A ?pe;al to
the Pica unu from Lake Providence says:
S. Witkowuky, r. representative from Wttt
Carrol parLh, came here this afternoon and
reported bavin? been wavlaid in his parim
r a Kn-' of outlaws numbering about ten
arsons. He wao accompanied by two
friends. Ue expressed himself a? being
fortunate in eca!)in' &.5assiaaUon b; tak
ing to the woods. Ue further reports that
st about 10 o'clock last night his bookkeep
er, Maj. Jno. McKay, a jutice of the
peace, was shot and" killed at his hoae
ubout four miles from Ashton together
with hu cook. ITL? dwelling wa set on i
tire and both bodies consumed. Mr Wit-
kowskr has buvre bm,inu Intercfite in
West " Carroll parLh where he
ihss lived a treat many rear..
1 and brought up hi famiir whom he' w
C3u:pfe;c-ii to leave bealnfl.
iiie murct - r -
er of McKay will no doubt be full iden
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Vt Jtkowsky reluming home Irom Aitilor. , Jtonmes ana reccing roos. Mwupriaacr -. iw -. -"- -Testerdxy
at ab'nit nc-on when it had :mr- lodzmg hoiircs suk: reUJRrRBt?, and to be Mianjried bis wiK then dracged ?
. ded about taif the di-tance and beU :hrrevcfe out the keloiag hand a fslu , fi u a ljd. poured eoaJott erver ft awl
driver ucmtruf ally. The three colored , womtn as well & fallen men We hare a j f t on fire He U an aaaichfcrt.
I ruen ho had charge of the w-g?m know j publuhiac house at 1G1 La Salle rteS. Chi .
the -ncr When a.-eii whr be aid not go! eo,whichntout30.C3,Cj,agrso( Uta- Irnpriionoent far I.!fe-
to r in. .ri a fhen and
pose id hunt
victo from New Ztxland site that h com -
imt h.j ben orctni2d to eoirac: a
Paaf c cabla to coal & million doSars.
down ih.- assi&s-ius, Whitkowkr i-alied j is conducted by women. St tyrx- are : by spwd-vl my. The late di the Itxltsm ca . noo J jrZ'rZ " ' -
thit it -. -., j hve cot him hi- life to at-. women compositor, of our National order I Jurl in IBea' cempftip it pcactieafiy aet- j hf So action. ?" '" :
'tempt t'.ga ibere. Ii.r McKhrwass The Union sirnal hs g'od words for ill! tied It was net decided when they were , to the tavr f wpJc. -.- u
1 qa:ei. hiw abiding citizen and wi; mh biw-fal eiIorv;"'ma?:e by ab workiagna J first -jai ea:, wtetbe. say of theai wwaJd j trirt. rMv -.-' ,1
, re&rx-cuti I x women for thetr own bnt gcod We I be lrkI for crini or aot. The rlrir . tbea. hut mj ths wwtti . - -
t sk vou to do all in yncr power f -z the ' h&i examined be rav very carsially aad htx$f aiw. A.Juf". 4'l .
APaciflc Cable. t ceu of prohibition which is pro-eminently I bsa corae to th cuA$n-ina tfeAt He enn t erx befteg the K m j '
LEI ME YOUR E1ES.
Address by the National
"Woman's Christian Tem
To all Labor Organizations and
Working People of
Congratulations to the K. of L. for
Their Broad Platform of Mutual
An Abjurffatlon to Abstain From the
Use of Alcoholic Stimulants and to
Aid in Prohibitory Efforts.
And, Finally, a Plea for Help in Their
Efforts to Procure Recognition
. at Tho Rallot Box.
From the National W. C. T. U. to Labor
Chicago, Nov. 20. Tho following ad
dress was issued by the National Woman's
Christian Temperance Union today, in ac
cordance with a resolution adopted at the
recent Minneapolis convention. It is ad
dicssed to all Knights of Labor, trades
unions and other labor organizations:
IIeabquautkiis of the Natioxal )
W. C. T. U., 161 La Salle Strket.
Chicago, N07. 11, lSdG. )
To all WorltnKien anil Women.
Erothers and sisters of a common hop(j
We come to you naturally as our friends
and allies. With such of your methods as
involve co-operation, arbitration and the
ballot box, wc are in heartv sympathy.
Measures which involve comuulsion of la
bor, destruction of property or harm to life
or limb we profoundly deplore, and we be
lieve the thoughtful and responsible among
your Tanks must equally deplore them as
not oulr base in themselves, but a great
hindrance to your own welfare and suc
cess. We rej ")iev. in yoar broad platform of
mutual he'p winch recognized neither sex,
rac nor crr-ed; especially do we appreciate
the tendency of your great movement to
elevate womn industrially to their rightful
place by claitug that they have equal pay
for equal work Recognizing them as officers
and mem ers o Jour societies and advocat
ing the Lallot in -heir hands as their right
ful weapon of seJiclp in our reprcseata
The temperance yomen have all been es
pecially glad to no your hostile attitude
towards the saloon,jc worst foe of women,
and of working mei and of home. We
read with joy the V by newly elected
ofiicers of K. of L. nticir convention in
Richmond, Ya., when Wh hands raised to
heaven they pledged thmsves to be total
abstainers throughout fUir t.m of office.
Iu addressing you at iljatiiniwu wish to
offer you our sincere congratulations upon
vour achievements at practical work iu
that great temperance reform which en
gages our steadfast work and pnyers, and
which wc lielieve involves Ivyond all
other movements of this agc'j-oir happi
ness and elevation.
Permit us to ak your careful considera
tion of our belief. The central qi estion of
labor l eform is not so much how to get
higher wages as how to turn prefect wages
to better account; for waste barn n moat
those who can least afford it. It ii not
over prouuction so much as under con
sumption that grinds the faces of working
men. Fourteen hundred millionsfan maJly
drawn chiefly from the pockets of vork
inginen by saloon-keepers aud cigar
dealers, means less flour in the barrel, let
coal in tiic cellar and less clothing for the
laborer's family. Wc" grieve that they
"give their money for that which h not
bread and their labor for that which stiis-
hetli not. Lite insurance statistics pr ,ve i
Mint vhilK tlm !iYt'rfltr lifti of moderKti.
drinkers h but thirty-fivenrs and n-haif,
that of total abstainers is sixty-four year
Knrrp-.sfnl cxnlorers. famous athletitr
pedestrians. rowers and shots are men wh)
do not co operate with their brains or palsy'
their nerves with alcoholic drink. We le-
!.,- i. t-.-i.;.i, rn-w nn,..iiif .h(. fV.iir n
f the "United StaUM are leing taucht in siunirs and the owners of healthy cattle at
public schools the evil effects of intoxicnt- the Phoenix distillery the wonc of feJuugh
inc liquors upon the tissue of the body teriagnaimaK cmm.wwlyterday morn-
etroncest reintorcemcnt.- in vour tuorus to
elevate vour lamilieri to nonier levels ot on
rcnrtv Wi. .it.v tiini tlio ..t ml v Af
hrciene. includine knowledge of the mort
hcnlthful foods and the discoverv that
little cjm be made to ro a lonjr way in the
home are economic veil worthy your at
Wc ak you to aid us in our endeavor to
have taught in all department.? of public
schools those len:flcent laws of health
which relate to wholesome living in re -
spect to diet, dres. sleep, exercise and
ventilation so that this teaching should lie
given to every child as one of the surest
means to its lughest happinc?.-.
We ask vour attention to our White
Croa pledge of equal charily for men and
women, of pure language and pure life.
1 We a-k your help in our efforts to secure
i adequate protection by hw for our daugh-
tcrs. jKr and rich alike, from the cmelty
j of fal- asd brutal men e a'-k jour help!
of cheaper and non-stimulating cIhm. uki got out an ir,jua iioa. fciop oie ku
careful Cinsideration of scienter i-ig. He waa too lau-. however. .ow h
bv which in preparation of food a iy he will Mie coiHiinion ior iac tk
in our endeavore to proerve tne American jtfanl in nn opinion there would m wj
Saobsth with its ret and quiet, redeeming , f-rlher rulvants In prices and that they
it from being, a- now, the harvest time would remain Mntionaiyanfil fcpring, )
of the saloon keeper, when he gathers in j a redaction would probably b ordeml.
the hard earnings of wbrkingmcu, and wet
promLe you our co-operation in vourcf-j He 15 an An arch i-t.
fortt to secure Saturday half holiday which l Rs '-ir.vo, !'. . Nor. 50. laTcrtiralioii
we believe will do so much to change the ) to-tky of the hoav of Frink Kenrr. r-.ho
Sabbith from a dav of recreation vt the choked his wife to detn, then Kt th
i hame and for the worship of God.
i We cdl vour attention to our depirtmcntM mae, shows he hi also ia&de jKwpar
I of cvange!iticmF-eraacc work for raT.road hny to blow: it up by renatag fu4 from
i emplove?, lumber men, herd men. miners the upper floor into a kag C powder U-iow.
! ana foicier? ana mho:;, atKi w wi cuui
loorctnize free kitchens and kinder jar-
i - oH mr.Az if hoo. 16 eud: v frt?
... , .
' penace hteratu.-c in the Jatf car. which
1 Headish temptations art:
I miirht tou so: attain of that Kslf-m&Ucry
' wLxh U the frst coadition cf rocoes; nd
what might you not achieve of protection
and happiness in those homes which are
the heart's true resting places. Your bal
lots hold the balance of power in this laud
of the world's hope. Wc ask those of
you who are voters to cast
them only for such measures
and such men as are solemnly committed
to the prohibition of every brewery, dis
tiller' and dram shop in the nation, and
that women may come to the retcue in this
great emergency, also as a2 act of justice
toward those who bire the most bacrcd
chum on your protection, we hope that
you may see your way clear to cast your
ballots only for such measures and such
men as are pledged to the enfranchisement
of women. In all this we speak to you as
those who fervently believe that the com
ing of Christ's kindom on earth means
brotherhood. We urge you with sisterly
earnestness and affection to make the ne
testament your text book of political
economy and to join us in daily study of
His blessed wonK Who spoke as nevt r map
spake, his pierced hand in lifting up this
sorrowful, benighted world into tne light
of God. In earnest sympathy let us go
forward to work Out His golden precepts
into the world's lifo and law by making
first of all His law and life oar own.
Yours for God and home in every land.
(Signed) Fkaxck3 E. Willakd,
Caroline B. Bcell, President.
CAPITAL iiUD (JET.
Washington, Nor. 29. The president
was compelled to omit his usual afternoon
reception today in order to devote his at
tention entirely to his message and other
matters to be submitted to congress.
THE OXFOIlt) TOWNSniI HOND CASE.
A decision was rendered by the U. S.
Supreme court today in the bund case of
Moes R. Craw again! the township of
Oxford, Sumner county, Kansas. Thi-j
was a suit to recover the amount due on
ccrtaiu bonds aud coupons issued by the
township of Oxford to aid the construction
of a bridge across Arkansas river. The
.-anic bonds have already been once
before this court in the case
of McClure azainst the township of Ox
ford (91 vs 429) The court then held that
the bonds if issued under a pecial act of
the legislature of Kausas approved March
1, 1S72, were invalid. In the present suit
an attempt is mude to sustain the validity
of the bonds bv nllosrimr that they were is
sued under authority of a geucrnl act of I
the legislature of Kansas, passed ilarcb'
2nd. Id72. The i ourt hold that the ioius
on their face excluded the possibility of
their having been issued under tic latter
act. The public records show (hat the pro
feedings were not taken under that act
and the editor had no right to derftlu as a
matter of law that thc!-e bonds which he
was authorized to register aud certify,
when n a matter of law they were nut.
The decision of the court below iu favor of
the township is ailirmed. Opinion by Jus-)
THE NEW NWAL VESbELS.
The secretary of the navy today accepted
the following bids for the construction of
the new cruisers and gun boats:
Cruiser No. 2 (Charleston), Union
Works, of San Francisco, at $1,017,500.
Cruiser No. 3 (Ualtimore), Cramp Jo
Son, of Philadelphia, $1,325,000.
'jun lu:.t No. 2, The Columbia Iron
Works and DrvDovk Co., of Baltimore,
In the case of gun boat No. 1 no decis
ion has yet been reached ab between the
bid of Rceder it Son and the bill of Cramp
itSon, although the Liuon orksof ban
Fraucifco put in the lowest bid on cruder
ho. 1 (Newark; yet as the ligures cxceciled
the maximum amount fixed in the appro
priation bill, the secretary was unable lu
accept their bid.
THE'SHOES WERE 0. K.
The board of commissioners of the mill
tary prison which was directed to inquire
into charges made by General 3Iiks to the
effect that the fchoes furni-hed to Lawum
command were of an inferior quality, ha
made thorough invchtigatiou of the govern
ment shoe factory at tlic Ft. i-aven worth
military prison. They have rejorUil to
The M'cretury of war that the Ix-st material
is iifred in the factor- and workmnnihip
cood. In the ca?e of Lawton a command,
' the shoes were ubjected to extraordinary
i ., ..i. . . in.
wear vcr uie rouuuc&i rouuir.. nuta
shoes gave out within a month the men
hue h:cn reimbursed in accordance with
Chicago Cattlo Troubles.
CniCAOo, Nov. 20 According to the
ucrumcnt made ix-tw'Ti tne state coinuiis
iznon Kynn vu-n driTcn
1 Urlnnrt ll-r.
"'" iae uistmuij w j..,,.j.. v.
" i"e pruicjjm i.... . .wr ..., .-,
. the ttrrairctneiit. " i h-n he dicoveret! ear Jy
! jestcrda morning what had been done b
i started for the abmtcir. vowing
ot the animal5, a Uurv wt apnraiaed
One hundred ami twenty four hrd Iwloag
ing to llulort ilorru were sent to Bridge
port last night snd will be killed today,
while 150 more b longing to thni owner
were driven to the (laughu.-r honxH; todRj.
j Coal Managers Hatfsncd.
j Sr.vr Tons, Nov. 29 A rwting of
cm manaccr?.' si which rr prfcv,TBtAiiT of
the coal compauloa were preit, ws
j hpJd jh aftcrooon. There were ajay
j individual shipper repreerntl, making
' u,c m,ni jny aueaded :ncHint' f the
. anl trade bc-id tbih year. After n knc
dbw-uwn it n d j Idtd to msk a chaaicr
0f y kind in ih- nr jof r;thr4ri:c coJ
Chairman PottA feinted tfter the infting
buiWing ca Sre todeairoy crtteow of tne
" mww, u.- ..!.; , w,t. ---
self up tad the enure faly fcccaii?. aa fee
.''. UoO taa cominaoCfl own w oa n.
SJ'uvm. Wk . tMt. am.. j.1.1 ll attmili ri- MtfVflP
y,z.vc lioxx. 2. or. 2T A WamgVM
where iber caa do so harw, will hi th
looC tborooch pwaitlKaea. wWeh cj ba
' risiVjd upon tbca.
NO DECISION YET.
The Four Arbiters Appointed by
the Uailroads in
To Prepare a Plan of Settlement
of the Southern Kansas
Differentials, Fall to Agree and Ad
journ to Chicago A Meetlnsr
With the Fifth Arbitrator
Brings tho Matter no Nearer a Satis
factory Tormluatloa LUtlo
Propet't of AdjnsUnenU
Meeting of Eallrond Officials Loolcinc
to tho Frmntlon of Pool on Mex
ican, aud Southwestern
They Failed to Agree.
St. Loris. Mo.. Nor. 20 Freight rep
resentatives of the Union Paridc. Atchison,
Topcfca & Santa Fe. Southern Him
Ft, Scott Jt Gulf, St. LouU & ban bran
,.;. ...wi Mftcrmri Pacific railroad-, mci
a-ain at the Southern Hotel this mor. I .
to arran-o rates to Kaims P". '
t four arbitrators appointed to sottif i
bitratnr. Unkw they come i s n.n
inrnt by Wednesday next the mcrtiuS wi.I
Chicago. Nov. 2J.-Thr four orina!
..Kttrni ?inn'ntid to adjust the :.! i-rn
Trunk Line pool. Hie om arguracuw
were being gone over in order to f tin, liai
lie Mr. Guilford with tlu latm of th- tU
putc. It is not liBOwn when a decUtu i cm
A 7'roditfloUH Pool.
Louis. Nov. 20. The El
Vn.iir, nK.ui?!itiiin eoranoSK
of the M's
sourf Pfteme. 'J'eAaa Pcinc. Atcltwon. To-
pckit A Sanla Fc ami Mexican Centra! ru
nwds, in beasion at th Southern hot 1 t
da-, talking over pool matters, fixing rui-e
to the Citr of 3Icxico and pnhm iu An
zona and" New Afexico. o lMtoincn i f
importance was tmusjctcd twlay.
An Indepondont Line.
Rai.ti.moks. Nov. 20. Tfio llalthnore
fc Ohio people reiterate thoir lnttion I
securing an indepeadcut line from Pn.la
delphia to tfw I ork cit.
Pirrsuuno, KoV. 27. Tho Plttab-irtf
plate glftvi works at Crelghton atatl t n
the West Pcnn-ylvnnla road, twenty w.'.'ti
from this city, i Inirning. The vrorht -re
the largest in Uio otuitry ami if th- f rr i
not soon controlled the low will 1 her. -y
The tiro was miined by r.n explosion of
natural gun. It did not "got beyond tlw
machinery and ftmnday deiwrtmenl, w ' h
was entirely denlioyi. The main ! i
ing wa-. not damaged. Ism, ? '
A Had liurii at UckIc.
Doih-.c Citt, Kan., Nov. 29 Sat 'hy
midnight lin? broke out in the n c-f
wooden buildhijcM in the McCarthy r.i
house block In tbU dtj which burnt . A
half ii dozen Mnnll dealers Iwnlde H-.iri
resilience buildings . The fire ' t u j
got under control by tearing down w vi -l
-mall buildings, 'rhe tire started in A N
itaimeur'n grocery Mose who su.tainfii-s
of 2,000 on stock and building He v .i
unable to Favc any of hi Mock. All t'-.e
balance wivci I the greater poruon of t r
i;oo1. 'I he total Iom will amount U h , A
$1Q,00'. inaurnucc light
A Jtllblo I'rovoko.
Cli"AC.o, Nor. 27 The ad&r. e In
wlct here ibis fin-nxin U largely i. ' .
tiU:d to the big fire at Duiuth iW, y
whirlt burned up two Us c!rt',r- n I
7."S0fM0 bsisheU of wheal. The flret"' 1
topkswe alrat every lc Jy thJa m rr
and lodicationa urn that a inajrUj d '
cago speculator ara "Um" on wl-at 1
axe happy to gH aid of any aoft to art t
tLe prwe of trbeitt. The burcc: wi i
apparently affonled niore 9tifaeti .'
it export would, for io tb latter et. : !
wheat would have Ailed a i3. that -. r
prent circutnatancea mtwi aUll vxi-' i -bull
dxin t waatc any bympeloy wti . r
nace comrianicsj nor any oo ti c !
proprtiea. They wrre a littJe a:
however, to knw whether Um IV f )
boabeiAof wheatthal-weatup tnft-ifri 1
Maoke Saturday uurht would d I , r
from the "riitile. ' or whether mru, t
of red tape wf.uld keep tin rtufT .
80.000.CMIO aurly to hnaa fcelitt a
higher irvx nAher cven daya
The McQuol Trlnh
Nkw Yokk. ?Tor. 29 The m I '
of Arthur J. MtQftd.. ex-aidanttv
C4ed of being u&ered n brtb-; In fjti
tioo of hh vtfie Uk the Ilroadway J- r
raUrond fr&ar hi, wn fixed to bu I
day la the coart o rreraJ Hwot- "
Quade talked pVsuiatly wuh kb " .. .
aong whom waa Jtieftacn .'ewron,.) -sfjiv?
rutnoni that he biI v Sthdxa-A f - r
t2cs Dfctrkt ArVTBcy Mjirtla- .j
hi zjmtX&al Obi FelIow uad Dela ." r
Nior. were on band eariy
Ilworder Smyth afvmi court at 1
The clHsg of Uleaowc io the W'.-ct.: ; j-
to wlect a ary to try MQttaie tb.
gsn. The at Jcrw ohtafcl v is II
ftwnhacb, a loo-onal artiat. wh- a
worn forewiaa rf the Jury. Tt , x
ucecfjdbag taiiawe were mitvatd f -
I'at Up, or Hha L':.
rirrfo. Pa . 5, Th '
narr of AmcwWj No. 14. X. of L
nriiot the ioem '4 lrC&h
V'emsbimr rtvrra. ban mkhmmi ' r
to coal opvrafa rwpKMiwt m ad i ,
r-r If noawnrrrw 'd. i'
I Scottd&Io Dtcesaafcsr -
I di stfc la la tii "--
' Cocc!lsT21e rcjo.
points in dispute failed to agree o'-j
and have gone hack to Chicago wlwwluty
will consider tho matter with th nu.i u.