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WICHITA, SEDGWICK COUNTY, KANSAS, THURSDAY, JUNE 28, 1883
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M M MCRDOrK
M. M. IMUUDOClt & ISI.OTlIKIt.
rt'ltLlfillElW M I'llOPniKTOIfi
TWO IKJ.XAKS .'Kit YKAIt IN -W-Nti.
iXTEsnnrs rj.7;jri n::x:: ciri:7:;?.
Mall U A ,T AS K rullrosv., from the
nortli, hrrlHhl.t wa. in., Ir.hrU Hi iMW;
front ihr-flouth, arrives at 5.40 n. n . lfifirM
kt U IV
MttllUa M IsralA Aan Kre-ciemre.lFftj.ie,
llanr, Anthony, Kuly,ity, airf ir') iit
lay, Jliuixlay ami hntunlay; l-iiiit8 3i'ni'lfl),
Utxluf-twlay hDtl I-rMiajr
Klueiiian, Alton. Marshall hA St MurLs ar
riVH Momlay, U ilue-wla) aiut KrMay ; dejiarU
Iit-Iyt lluii-Mlay ami aturliiy
IniylaH. Iowailienii'l Llk KalU arrive at
ilm t lut-Ifti, lliurnlay niiI aliinla; i
j.ru i in 3Jbu..ni, WMnMls aiid FrltUy
I'.Muim.n, lonamla and IlrnU.n nrrit- at
iu , Mui-May. WInelar ami Krliln; .
(artsiit'.fa in t Tiuwlay, ItiurN.cy ami natur
day ilutrhluwjn. Ml Hope ami (atlp arrhesat
j a in AloniU) aiidl1iur)1aytdpnrt0 atii.m.
JlnyMliU, l:Hiii(irmi ami Clearwater ar
ihfdliifMla ami atunlay; dejiartitatVh. m.
Monday and Ihurmlay
Malln jrohifr at and rfn)thcl'iriit II) at:
I in ami all uLhrr malU half hour Iwfured'
I art lire.
WtmUttQcf ojhmi fordHIxrryrif lrtUr4 ami talt
tr ntaiiijiH fmiti 7 a m tuOt, ,t in.
Money tinier dej rt)M'nl oi-ru friH rt a Hi to
4 1 in. ;
BUNNELL & ROYS
ON A NAUGHTY BOY, SLEEPING.
BY BRET IIARTE.
Leading Firm' in Wichita,
l n V OFF1CKUS.
Major Win jre)ITeiif.teln.
Uy lllonie I SI ISnl.lerrlon.
I'lllfc .finite A A. iill-llll.
lt 1 ri'Anrer 4' Klinuiirt'
Uv IcrV tri-1 srhalliior
liintlr' ut Hip Vnt' V ;
t . 'llioiuna
(nii'lhlilpii rrauk Tliiiiinnuil I
OmnrJI, Unit unril M
t it Miirtli
Ciiuiirll, 'Ililnl wnril II. Jlr inn mm
l K Ilmuii
miril, hinirth avkiiI .1 I. Djcrnml .1 J'.
anl r Kflucatlon, FItt unnl Ihh llnrriK
Btil II IE lluller SihvukI wnnl U II 4;nilirii
bikI Im-uli i:iiitr Ihlnl mil M v I-j
bint M llfllnr 1-uiiillmnnl IimiIi Miliar mill
FIRE AND LIFE INSURANCE.
Agents for the A., T. & S. F. Railroad Lands.
y.lminerl Hh'l N A.
I. Ailam nn.l
lulKr llir l.lxlilft'ii'.li .lu.licinl lilittrit'l
hthl Nlmlor II. . MtlM
UPliri'Miitnthfrt-K II Alien, Ji.lm i:uIJ
Ituanlof (iuntj iiituiiinloiifrH f. U nl
lT, I., . Mmrwl mill .l.il Mi-rle
iuiil3,'lri'iiuiir I. WihhIcmI.
Oouut Iik 1, A I'irM.
sli.rin-ll It Wnlt, ir.iit I' S 2lM-lml
Itrki.r lli.lrl. t ..i;ul- A mi .Nm
rnilmti.litlv-II It. .Ii'nrtt
ui'til 1'ulillc InsirMdl'iii IS li llmiuiiijinl
li;Utiriir l(o II I IMtrniiAii
(.4iiint Mtiinif II M lihle
imit) 'lurrrlur .1 h llnmlltiili
Ciiour -J U WiiiAiil.
1-iiuN for sale by (lie Itailrotil Coinpniiy in our District nre as follows :
TOWNMIIJ' SI, I M'KST.
millun !1 ill e 73 ir Here.
' T III fill
" 17 II lai
23 15 .V) "
Klrt rri-t.l) It-rimi (liunh I n llrniit,
liftiir nlffwi'iiTj HhIiIiaUi t In1, ii'dmk
a in fiiiitT'i u'lJurkp in !'rfi)r!hfliiij; pwry
llnir tin) hi 7', Vlikt i. m
t M l: C'liunli II Iwllj. liUrlnr TlirrH
ti5 SaliliathiitJii'.iiMiaLa in au.l
I'nuer iiii-fUnc mi 'lliurwlm ptpuiiiir.
ht Aln)Miiiitliullr.liiirli llev Jlniill,
I lnr erlt'4,l. m the 21 mnUUi iiuIa3 f
erry iiiniitli,Iiij;li hiamkI lOn in trjK,rtit7
.Mllioillt, triiin Uv .Ii'Iiii llnllir. in
l'ir l(oilr tnilim t llietliurcli bulliling
Htln'ift in ucmITi. in. l'raer iiK'ftUiKiiu
Wxillirmlft) lilKlil t 7'. ! li
trlifiiil.'intH-tliiriii hi Ithlility moriiliifiiiitll
luithfr hiitlrp, nt ID1, iiVIih U, on north .hlonf
UiMigltui niriiu. lMtueii 'Imiidiit mul lilnhtf
llmuf, fiitraiirii tlili-itihiorKitf !!itIl.iiee
lirlhtinui hiirth rnlM' i'iti lriri ilii
ht II oMim-L, A M , in Sllll-r I (Ml NhikIk)
mIiohI fit 10ii' lurk. A. 1.
ll3Util limrli Ki . V HnriKr, iMtur
niiirrg ni ,u fi . n nii'i , .'. niiiMiny
fr liiMtl lltiiii llnlily Hftir liKiriiniK mi1i-
I'm t mci'i Iiik 'I htirotlA) Pifnliiif
M .lulili'd I IiImiijiM a ImrtHi Kpv
'hamhrrliWn. ni-tnr SiTiIrt. on Siiuilav At
j In A M niiil75il' M ; Wliilhy rMiln
nit', i'aiii iri'i
.M I liiinti liev M Wool'iii, ifttnr.
4 in r Wati-r hti'1 thiiroh etntH
rlr t (lolornl) .Mi.l,iiHry llipilst ll-
Frank IM'iHrii, pmlt.r. Crttiiru -utinl mi
iiiii-nml l.liiietrn t.
W; iit '' K-tU.in l at
Kf4 " I'l
; " i
h'i " 31
fi; ei 21
V.'i Uf'i " 25
ht"; " 27
7 2 er arre.
I (l '
il hi '
7 oil "
U 75 '
TOWNSHIP 23, 1 KA5T.
WJj lie', hi Hon 27 t SIo on r acrt-
TOWNSHIP 23, 2 KAST.
rli of t-tvtloti 5 at $ 7 23 i.r acre.
.' att 'i
TOWNSHIP 23, 3 KAST.
W, irV six-ll.iii I at S 7 25 ikt acre.
township 23. i wi:sr.
TOWNSHIP 23, 2 WKST.
h1; en 'I HWllon 11 at $ 3 M per Here.
''f'X " 17 ai "
Si " 17 10 75
lU 12 3 4" l'l 111 75 '
lotll " IU 1123 "
Xn't'w1,' " l'l 75
Ne'i 21 9 75 '
y.n uw'i " 21 ii ii
N"Ji uU " 21 11 Ol
1M I " il II (HI "
Ixtn2 3 4 " 21 10 CM "
St) nvrfi " 21 10 Ul "
SU " 23 9(1) "
V.ii ae'i " 25 8 2.;
JajU (.7 " 33 14 2.1 "
lit ' .TV 12() "
Nw'i te'i ' i'i 12 oil "
TOWNSHIP Si-., 1 KAST.
;. 'i m-i lion 27 at 8 Ol )ei
I'Hsy, a ami Hi, kc1I.ii 31 at ill
wi Hon 27 at 8 (m ir acre.
N4 of hci Hon 1 at ill w per acre.
M.M,'; 17 17 25 "
hi; " 23 i: o) "
TOWNSHIP 20,2 KAST.
N'eV or Mvtloti 7 at I0 on r arre
Rilan'i " 7 10 (ki "
IxiKl 2 27 It) "
TOWNSHIP 2o, 1 WKST.
Lot a or twllou .', at $11 M ln-r acip.
lt 7 ' a 12 (hi
Ixit 1 " 13 li) "
Lnt (I " 21 8 () "
TOWNSHIP 26, 2 WKST.
NV or (H'!i,ii 7 at $lo 75 jir arre
Siinv'i " 17 10 in
lot i; "27 S3.) "
lot r, " 2a sw "
Jut now I missed from hall and etair
A joyful treble that had grown
As dear to me ,as that grave tone ;
That tells the world my older care.
Aud little footsteps on the floor
AVere stayed. I bid a.lde my pen,
Forcot my theme, and listened ; then '
Stole softly to the library door.
No sight! no sound 1 a moment's freak
Of fancy thrilled my pul-es through ;
"If no" and yet that faticy drew
A father's blood from heart and cheek.
And then 1 found him. There he by
Surprised by sleep, caught in the act,
The rosy vandal who had sacked
His little ton and thought it play.
The shattered Take; the broken jar;
A match still smouldering on the floor;
The inkstand's purple pool of gore;
The cheskmen "cattcrcd near and far.
Strewn leaves of albums lightly pressed
This nicked "Uaby of the woods;"
In fact, of half the household good
Thin son and heir wan heized posseted.
Vet ail In vain, for sleep had caught
The hand that reached, the feet that
And fallen In that ambuscade,
The victor was himself o'erirrottght.
What though torn leaves and tattered
Still testify his deep disgrace?
I stooped and Mtscd bin inky f.icc,
'.Villi its demure and calm outlook.
Then back I stole, and half beguiled
My guilt, in trust that when my sleep
Should come, there might be one ho'd
An equal mercy for His child.
"DOES DEATH END ALL?"
Joseph Ovik, at
Viici-H "iven arc for (ho Klevon-Year I'lan." On the Siv-Ycnr Plan there
is a (li'.cnimt of "JO per rent, and for Cash there U a iliccouiii of 331-3
The M K XaMiatli mlion!, A II Nnltgt-r
Huix-riiiti'iiileut, nui'ta M Hi rlinnli i.t 2),
o'lliK L p in
Tlie:Pio.h)(i'rlan Sabbath filiool,.). I) Hew
lit, hillierllltellilrnt, meeU attlif Plenlijtrrlan
liiirch at Urn
Ceri'uiii -M K. Wmiiiay erliuil,neetaat Hie
ihtinh at2's (iMotk, t in. Ileimaii Mueller,
hplncoial aUiatli wli.x.l, I. S MaMll.Kiiper-
tlllentlenl, liteela In KpInipaH linn lial), in.
Wo arc thp
fvcliisivp atrents in Wiehitn lor the following iitilm
TOWNSHIP 21, 3 WKST.
f . thin l'l at s7 (hi per acre.
TOWNSHIP 2-., 2 KAST
'l sei-IIon 3 at $10 () -r acre
."e'4 .'. 7 M "
TOWNSHIP 33, 2 WKST.
lnt 5 C 7 s Kertlnu I at $10 ki r arre
N'4' " 29 1 ihi
townships:, 3 wkst.
Ne'i of eectlmi 3 at $ 7 U) ir a re
mv; 3 "
Air Ol.li:T 1MUANHI1 No 12, K.T. Kell-
lar OuiilKeilivt Ii-Mh) of eery inoiiih.
4J. K. fil.TIV, K (
V XV. Tonii, KeiMinler
Wiciiit Kc uinmi No, 29,1. O.O.P inert
on the .riiiil ami fulirtll ThurMla) of rath
in. uilli. W. Mattiiiwpov, c p
A J Sack, Scrllw.
1 O O V VlihltaIMi;eNo.'.i3,iiiieUetcry
1 rMay iilsrlit ntMn'i lock, at their hall, T eniple
Itlock Ml lirothera In jjoimI etamllug are in
li"l In alien..
K. 15. JlCttETT, N (1
i.ko W Km en li. M
A K A..1 M Meetaim thnratli.l thllil
Imiilay r (aiti tiMinth MeniWro ieiliii tlio
'll areronllall) iiiitttil
.1.11 Auv, XV. .11
J 31 lttiotM.ox, Sirretary.
l.i.niniriHr,.N.i.3.i;. .i: UeoNim Hie
firal ami IhliilTiieMlaaofiacli iiioiith
.11 .STKWAirr, Commander
J A WALLACK, AilJlltJIllt.
WicuitaC HAiTk.it, It. A. 51 MecLu!ilheav
oiil 1 rlilay In eai li month
J. i .iliks, ji. r.
UovM hon, Recretaij.
Unkuit iif IIONOK.iueel&MM.T Pelhiwa Hall
rmry Unit ami Ihlnl w eilnanilay oreAliii.onlh.
J. W. Wi.iiiaiiii, Hiclntor.
Uoh't .Ialkii, ICeMirter.
Snli " - 10 no
Ne' " 7 12 00
N,'.' e' " 7 II do
n'iiiw'. " 23 0SO
he ' 23 H IHI
Np.1,' " 33 10 .HI
V.'i nvt'i " XI
e'i " 33
K'.flH'. " 33
TOWNSHIP 2i!, 1 KAST.
Si lie', (eetlnn 13 at $ 7 .VI ir aero.
KKrni'i 11 ao "
V.li nwji ' 23 9 (W "
TOWNSHIP 20, 2 KAST.
St'i of fectlmi 3 at $ 9 () jier acre.
Nv "3 9 () "
TOWNSHIP 23, 4 WKST.
Sr'i of rrellon 27 at 7 SO ier acre.
TOWNSHIP 2C,2 WKST.
-Sw'i of t ectlou fi at $ irnr sere.
.Sw " 7 li () "
Sv;i ' 7 ') oo "
SeV " 19 9 () "
NnU "21 00 "
TOWNSHIP 20, 3 WKST.
Wf BW,'i of section 1 at per acre.
Nb'i " 3 11 HI
Sw'i " (' 00 "
Siiwxii "15 8(H)
TOWNsIIIPiC, 4 WKsT.
.NvrJi ol section 1 at i C SO iier acre.
s l r. so "
St'i "11 GSO, "
K; nv'i ' 11 7So "
SeV " II 7 () "
Ne 15 7 (W "
The-p lands, al prices given, aro for sale on four years' lime, one-fifth
down, balance in four viih1 payments, Willi niltreit at 8 per cent, pay
able M'lni-MiiiMiiilly. For cnh we enn allow a discount of 10 per cut.
KxM.niKi.i PrriiiAS, i nr irl. I-l)re No 41.
Slettitiin -Mmi.lavofe.irh urekalOihl Kelluw.
hall. UIIA8 1IATION, r. C
II Ml Altr, K St. h.
A o I , XV Meits eiery Momlay iiiu tat
Mlller'e Hall V, V Uium, .11. .
(iuo ( ai iiiicin, Hrconler.
II. b. LAND OPKICK.
Iiouitlas Aentie, cimmeiTlil lllo k It. 1..
Walker, ItetfMer, .1 1, Hjer, KewUer. Otoe
liourn lioiuli to 12 a in ami from I to 3 ii in.
J U. llOPSlON,
ArtiiitM-AT-!.AH OCire ner Kantan Na-
lleMiics the lands doacribed in tliis advertiseincntwc havo for sale
larjjc (piaulitics of iniiuiprored land-, at prices ranjjiug from ..! to $20 per
iicrv. In (lie western and foiith-weslern parls of our county, good lands ran
lie bought for -il and "ffi per re. Some large tracts suitable for stock
ranches can be obtained at these ('tires.
M'AM.Kl A WAI.I,,
AiniK-il , at Law, WlrhlU, iCanw..
ier ItisAautE.V lluller.
UaiilitA, ofllce In Rngle
iniiHMtv ai I.a, IMrlilta, Kana..
aiK IIAIIUIJ KOi IU1 HIS
Anurai.HiTl., Wlclilta, KaimKn OiEcV
ll,theliill.liii;oriipte.Iliythel!. h. I.M-.l Olllce
!aii neKotlateil on lmpruAe.1 Iriela In Sejf
4i Irk mid ftumnrr riuutle4. 35-
ATTi.BNl.V Ar I.AW.W IllllU.K'HIl.He
Kti IU ll.iiilas Aleiiue.
.i M ;:.l.!U.itsios.
AniiititT at la , 11 1, lill.n. SeilKV I. k uiit
haiisaA Onlct hiCeiileniilal Illock.oter Ale e
hlioe More. ap:1i
J V MUCK,
ArriniNkT at1.au-, firtt door north or II 8.
IjiiiJ oillce, la iimmerUal lllock, W Ichlta,
KautaA in.Ia1 attrnllon Riven to ell klmltol
.'imluees colllierte.litli the U. S Ijlail Ollic.
We liavc a very laro list of improved farms in various parts ofjScdgwiek
Coiinty for i-ale at reasonable figures. Owing to frequent sales and changes
iu prices, we omit particular descriptions, and will merely say that we ran
oiler to purchasers almost, auy Liuil of a farm that may be wanted. Callat
our tilliee and examine lists, or write for special information iu regard to this
class of property.
Choice residence property aud vacant lots iu all parts of the city of
Wichita. Some tptciallg desirable property now for s,ale. Call early and
I KtlWIN lltl.i,.
tjiw aud collection nftlce er Kansas Na
tional llauk WIciilla, Kaunas. KclVr. to Kau
aas National llauk. 2o-
li .1 U 11X1 1 KM.,
ATroi:M,r-AT-I.cr, Wichita, Kansas Oftice
oler llerriugtou'a bookstore, sj lu-35-
ArruvKLr at I.av, Wlclilta, Khiism. -
.irruuiirTlT. Wlclilta. Kau.M
a xv. itccof,
PilTtlciAK ami Si-biieok A!i U..S.eani
InlugSurcvonroriien.lons. tUOire over lia run
& (Sou a Drags tore, Itcsldr no on Lawrence m t
nne In third hind: uorlli ot Meth.Kll.t church.
m: z. ivahh.
Ir Want is not able to visit psllenu. and
heuce loea nothing but an office business I
hava been, and ainliow,.i.nccekruli. trcatlur
remale coinplaluU In all their rarlnu rornist
Cbronle illseasea n sjieclalty. ODoe, r,; Halu
K. JIATTIIKWS, II. Ii. S.
Offi over lliije A Charlton 'a. All operations
IndeoUstry skillfully Tfornie.l. 11-40-
I. W. SMITH.
WkhS'.K,.-S!e U"mittS' """SlM.veiin.,
Money to Loan.
Monev always on hand to loan on approved real estate security at the
lowest current rates. Our facilities in this line of business are unsur
passed by any firm in Kansas. Principal and interest are paid at our office.
Borrow cr will do well to call at our office before making arrangements
ItamPA ARAti'a m
tf.t- ll-ll.l. ..
LIFE, FIRE, LIGHTNING AND TORNADO
Our agency is composed of tlio following strictly first-class companies :
- - $18,025,750
- - - 9,054,611
- ' -' - 4,337,281
i ' 7,208,489
- - 8,831053
- - 34,344,20
Equitahlk Life Assuranck Socirti', -
JEtna. of Hartford, .....
Okkman-AmebicAn, of New York - "- -
Haiitfokd, of Ilartfonl,
Homk, of New York, ----.
Ins. of Noktti Axerica, rhilkdelphia,
Liverpool & London Globe, of Liverpool,
Phcxnix, of lUrtfertl, , - . - ,-
UNBwantWH, 9t Kw Y4rk,
- - 4,444,996
. m ..4iC .
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A lecture ilelivereil by Kev
Kansas city, May llUi.
Combination and co-ordination must be
accounted for. This Is u fiat Lionel IScjIc
and twenty of the orcmot German philos
ophers arc teaching in their standard mirks.
Hut jou don't read them m lou do maga
ylnes and nen spapcrs; it Is a pity. Laugh
ter. God bless tho newspapers. Laugh
ter. Carljlo said, "We must destroy the
power of the penny press." We ought cer
tainly to destroy the power of second-rate
newspapers as scientific authorities, and the
cackling pamphlets called monthlies and
quarterlies of the unscicntitic species as
scientific authorities. How much docs the
the viceroy of Iudiawrito for the magazines
or any of the great scientific men for the
monthlies, which deal with .ucstlonsadjpt-
cd to the hour, and not to eternity. Lionel
Ueale says be docs not write to the maga
zincs lor fear his students should come to
regard him as superficial. The great scien
tific men of the day speak in books; and
the freshet books are a long way off from
materialism, both in Germany and Hiigljnd.
And you ought to read tliein far more than
you do in this hurrying age. If wo could
ouly give to them one-fourth ol the time
wc waste over newspapers, how wise might
wc be at the eudo! fhejears.
I shall now venture to look into the eye
of the bet materialistic school, and answer
it, as I have done in Edinburgh, face to
face with Professor Alexander Bain, the
author of one of the best works of this
school. He defines matters as a "double
faced somewhat, physical at one cud aud
spiritual at the other." laughter. I gave
this definition to one professor, who said it
was "nonsense;" to another, who said it
might stand as a definition of what certain
ly has two sides to it. ISain does not shrink
from admitting that inertia is one of the
properties of matter. Carpenter, Sir John
Herschel aud I.otzo say that all the force iu
the world exists in will God's will. 31 y
little will force can lift this stick, but what
must be the w ill force that can hurl the con
stellations through space? Alfred Tenny
son says :
"God is law, say the wise; -Oh
1 soul aud let us rejoice, 4
Korll be thunder bylaw,
The thunder is yet Ills voice.
Speak to Him, for He hears,
And spirit with spirit may meet;
Closer is he than breathing.
And nearer than hands and feet.
That is what Carlyle calls the open secret
of natural supcrnaturalism the omnipres
ence of God in the forces around in. This
makes the wholo uuherse of God a burniii:
bush like that which Moses saw, aud on the
dustiest part of common life we must near
the words: "Take off the shoes Irom off
Ihy feet, for the ground on which thou
standest is holy." I,ct us take l'rof. Ilaiu
at his word. When Captain Cook saw the
shores or New South Wales, was his joy tri
angular? Or when Lincoln freed the slaves
was his joy polygonal or some other shape?
If the imagination ot an ordinary man would
weigh an ounce, would that or Shakspeare
weighaton? Is love red or green? I know
it Isgreen sometime., but ouly by metaphor.
We thus see the nonsense of trying to meas
ure thought or emotion in a literal sense.
Although he Is a shrewd Scotchman, bo
says, "You may put opposing traits togeth
er, and then jou can explain everything by
matter considered as a double-faced some
what, physical on ono side and spiritual on
the other." Now let us look at that. It
simply means this, that it is not true as has
been always held that a door cannot bo open
and closed at the same time. Tho learned
professor says Ucau iryjuonly open and
shut It in "close succession," and then it
will bo "double-fared somewhat, physical
on the one side and spiritual on the other,"
an will admit us Into the new temple of
victorious materialistic philosophy. Laugh
ter. Now It is agreed lhatclcardclinitions
should always be given. Is that clear? or
is It a.Scotchmlsl? Applause. Itutbe
not afraid to enter It and you shall sec how
self-contradictory Rain's philosophy is. aud
yet he Insists on his own schools being ex.
amincd in his own books. This is a free
platform, and I am frank; but no more so
than in England and Scotland. Iu India,
his books have been thns thrust on the stu
dents, aud yet if you pulverize the central
truth they contain, you must grant my
whole case : that there mu't bo something
that mores the shuttle.
You may call" that power "Christianity"
if you like ; but there Is some power, and
as it is generally called lire, I ak yod' to
use that term. Herbert Spencer once tried
to give a definition of what his terra "life"
means and you know how important it ts
in a definition to use only words that will
be clearly understood. He said : "Life is
the combination of heterogeneous changes,
both simultaneous and successive in corre
spondence with eternal co-existence and se
quences." That may amuse an audience, but it ought
to lie clear, and is not. Aristotle defines
life as the cause of form In organisms.
Whether that be correct or not, it Is notin
telllgcnt. If I wero a'sked to bring the def
Initlon up to these days, I should say lire Is
the power which directs the motions of ger
minal matter. I beg you to notice I do not
ay the power which causes the motions ol
germinal matter ; for I do not believe it
causes them. It directs lbs notion, like
the rudder directs tbe.boat, which would
otherwise drift; but it is the man in 'the
boat who causes the nnWer.to lie turned in
a certain way. So I say a man docs not
cause all the motion in hit own body; but
be direct it all. I do not deny there are
chemical affinities and eo-ordinarts. But
take the man ont of the boat, and the boat
drifts helplessly to ruin ; and take the life
out of the man and similar results follow.
Now I come to the heart of tbo question.
I once went with eighteen written questions
to one of the foremost philosophers of Great
Britain I think the foremost of our time
whether Lionel Beale, or Dr. Carpenter, or
ome one else, will notiay. He. approved
my dennitlonor life is the power which di
recti the motions of germinal matter, sad
weave us another body a He has woven ns
this one, may he not do so hereafter?" And
without a moment's hesitation my friend
said the Inference was a perfectly fair sci
I havo not opened that book yet. 3ly
blessed friends, you think the church is
afraid of philosophy. Nothing ol the kind.
She meets it more than halt way, and do
theological school in the United States is
now considered complete without a chair
to consider the exact sciences in their rela
tion to religion. It is less wonderful that
wc should live again, than that we should
have begun to live, and that wo have begun
is proved, and also that there must have
been an adequate cause. I ask j ou to mark
tho difference between a single cell and the
co-ordinating power we call lite. Nodoubt
to-day I have worn some particles from the
lenses of my eyes, as the mechanic has worn
some from his bands. But both hands aud
eyes will be mended, and we shall not know
they have been injured, perhaps, for twen
ty years yet; God graut that we may not.
Ulchter bcliev es that the interstellar spaces
aro the abode or spirits; aud Agax-dzsavs:
that the sun ival after death ol the initiate.
rial principle in man is proved. But I do
not wish to stand where he did, but where
Longfellow did when he wrote an ode on
Agasslz's birthday and said :
It was fifty years ago
In the beautiful month of 3Iay,
In the beautiful Pays du Vaud,
A babe in bis cradle lay.
Aud Nature, the old nurse, took
The babe upon her knee,
"Come wander w ith me," she said
"Into regions yet untrod,
And read what is still unread,
In tbo manuscripts or God."
And be wandered away and away,
With Nature, the dear old nurse,
Who sang to him night and day
The rhymes or the Universe.
And whenever the way seemed long,
Or bis heart began to fail,
She would ting a more wonderful song,
Or tell a more marvelous (ale.
What sings she to Agasslz now that he
lias pascd into the tinseen world? What
has lie realized of the seven stars that arc
suns surrounded by planets, perhaps inhab
ited? Ot Ursa 3l"ajor, the Southern Cross
aud (he glorious galaxy which is its cano
py? What if Agasslz, Iticbterand Cuvicr,
aiid lltirke, and 3I il ton, and Shakspe:irc,aud
the host no man can number, arc at this
moment listening toa combined concert ris
ing from ail the constellations and worlds I
havo named, and fiom this ilttle speck
which we on this little shore ot existence
call the earth. I do not say such a fortune
is berorc us, bn' if Agasslz is right, If your
own Tennyson was right when he says
Not any life shall be destroyed,
Orcast'a. rubbish to tho ioid
When God has maue His pile complete,
the glorious posi-ibillty is before us.
And now you have seen the starlight and
the moonlight, do you wish to see the sun
light? Here It is holding up the bible,
amid loud applause. God be thanked for
that thunder. When the great German ra.
tionalist, DcWeltc, lay dying, iu lStC, he
prepared for his last book a famous conces
sion concerning the rc-urrcct!on, aud Ne-
auder, w ben he read the passage, shed te irs.
It was; "Although a tiiytterywlilchcanuot
be dissipated reti on the way and manner
of resurrection, the fact of resurrection
can no more be doubted than the assassina
tion of Caesar." Now, lam not going to
construct a theory of Chri-tian evidences
ou this point His ditinc authority proved
the doctrines he attested. Among these
were immortality and the necessity of a
new birth, an atonement, and of au eternal
judgment. There arc two ways of testing
a loaf or bread. One is by asking where
the wheat grew, bow it was made up, and
by whom it was baked. The other is by
eating it. Kit the bread, I say ; put the bi
ble Into practice aud jou will see it is the
Bread or Life, book at other sacred books.
Kat the sacred books or Islam and your
body, politic and social, breaks out in loath
some ulcers of polygamy. Kat tho sacred
books of Hinduism, and your body, politic
and social, stiffens in the paralysis or caste.
Kat the sacred books or Buddhism, and you
transform the lives ol nations Into a pro
longed childhood. But cat this book, and
there Is no disease, no dizziness, no dim
ness, no pimples. And why? Voltaircand
Itoushcau, and all serious Infidels, have ad
mitted that if tho teu commandments and
the Sermou on the 3(ount were put Into
practice, uothing but stalwartness and
health would result. And this Is what we
call the Internal evidences or Christianity.
Christ Ilim-elf, raid: "In Sly Father's
house there arc many mansions." He said
to one at His side, ou the cross : "To-day
thou Shalt be with 3Ie in Paradise." On
another occasion He said : "The time is
coming when ail that arc iu the grave shall
hear My loice, aud shall rise." And He
va attested by the works He did, and by
His resurrection. We know that death
docs not end all ; for organization docs not
begin all ; aud death is simply disorganiza
tion. As wc have had one body, nny wo
not have another body? Nay, this book
speaks or the spiritual body as well as the
natural body. What makes the forehead
flash ami the eye become luminous? You
cannot touch it, but it is there. Tho body,
soul and spirit arc there. Is it matter mere
ly that shines in tho eye ? When the lire is
gone the eye no longer shines. Mero mat
ter, mere physical particle cannot think.
It is this hidden something which establish
cs our idcutify when our bodies change.
What caused tho face of 3loscs to shine as
became from the Slount? What caused the
Serene Face on tho Mount of Transfigura
tion to shine like the brightness of the sun?
I believe that God was In that soul; and
that that soul is God. I often more than
suspect there is a basis or the spiritual body
In us now. Philosophy cannot explain it.
In tho lauguage of an old Knglish poet
There shines through all our earthly dress,
Bright shoots or cvcrlastingncss.
TftAMPLED TO DEATH.
he ikid ItBBBlBaiiBjI-ftHiioaglf W'Rnew
what might follow. He alto said 'yea"
whem I aaVad bub If life wu. the .ante
of organization, sad sot orgaaization the
emie.fr Hre- 8ee wkA fUwiiiI itrike
toil rod ob tli Btatferat. A tend follow.
My rtrikJag, b tttwty ittftMcat. the
M-td, ttl tiMM i M 1MB J tulac tJtat
rkWUHK lkV SsrV kerkHf W. VM IMM.
London, June ,18. A terrible calamity
involving death to 200 children occurred in
Sunderland, County Durham, this evening.
From details received it appear an enter
tainment was glveu at Victoria Hall by a
conjuror, attended almost altogether by
children, several thousand being In attend
ance when the accident occurred at the
close of the perfcrmance The body of
the hall being entirely cleared of occupant
When some 1.200 of little ones came rush
ing down stairs from the gallery. At the
top of the first flight of stair was a door
which opened only twenty Inches, and thus
but one child permitted to pass through at
a time. At this point while the mass ol
children wero pushing forward one or
them fell aud unable to rise among to many
others crowding, the resnlt was that a
great number was pushed down and tran -pled
on and suffocated. The scene was
terrible. No effort could stay the mad
rush or affrighted children. They came on
pell me!!, though, strangcly,'withont much
shouting, and soon ITS were knocked down
and suffocated to death. by other trampling
upon tu-in. The greater number of the
bodies, which were badly mangled from
trampling, laid seven or cizhl deep. Many
victim! who were not killod bad the cloth
ing torn from their bodies, and this, to
gether with the bleeding bodies or the un
fortunate, show the terrible nature of
the straggle. The ages or the 20C children
knowncd to have been killed ranged from
four to fourteen years. The excitement in
town when the news of the disaster spread
wot terrific. Great crowd rushed to the
scene until twenty thousand people 'sur
rounded tbe ball. The-feeling wait to in
tense that the authorities, ordered out' the
6Sth Infantry to preserve order. Tbe work
of getting out the bodies began iiamedTate.
ly. Tbey were laid out in the hall .and tbe
parents of those killed' were admitted to
identify their children. The moitlieart
rending scenes transpired while the identi
catlon was in progress. Mothers of Iht
dead children were'' constantly 'uttering
piercing shriek, and inany.fjinted.bn di-'
covering tbe bodies' of 'their little oaes. .
An Iowa man boasts that hit Mirtt child
wu bcJn tbe Territory otHIeklfia.'the
second Is? tb" Territory of WIseoBsi iriad
UseUlrdI iTeir-tW; bwiCastfta
VIEWS OF RUSSIA.
The entrance into Russia is very clearly
defined. Usually race bccome.diffused tr.
gether along frontier lines, and but for the
difference in speech it would be difficult to
distinguish them. Here the line is sharp
ly cut. The Russian frontier is just three
minutes ride from Vieryboloio, the first
Russian station ; and there an entirely dif
ferent civilization suddenly rises up belore
me. The Russian gmltrmt Is there, wrap
ped in hi great cloak and wearing (he fur
cap which maybe-described a a cross be
tween our togmt and the Maiqve Ittret. The
taber is suspended in Asiatic fashion from
a leather strap to which Is attached the re
volver , in its yellow leather case,, and the
cartride box. This person no wise resem
ble the Prussian soldiers. In his tight-fitting
and 6Mning uniform, and bis helmet
with his ornaments or polished brass. In
addition to the old national costume, the
railroad employes wear a garment half-
blouse, hair-frock coat, hanging in kiiirc
shipcd folds below tbe leather belt. They
have the wide Russiau pantaloons stuffed
into boots rising above the calf or the leg ;
the rur cap, which has become a part of
the uniform dress since the abolition of
the helmet iu the army. This cap Is in a
certain sense the emblem or Russia worn
by all, from the humblest employe to jill
the upper ranks by way of the army even
to the Emperor himseir, who also wears it
on the occasion of his solemn eutry into
Mo-cow, as the natural compliment to bis
The route offers new poind of Interest ;
ror these provinces are the poorest we pass
through in Russia. The country is au end
less plain, divided here aud there at long
Interval, by the border lines of some mis
erable forest or fir trees or birches ; tbe
trees, like ail the nature about them, lime
a puny look; the land is marshy that is to
say, unhealthy; the villages are few, sit
uated at Mioh Sast distances from one an
other and so thinly peopled that it is Im
possible to maintain highways ol commu
nication at all comparable to our beautiful
roads. The peasants do not touch elbows,
as the saying is the villages are situated
at immense distances from each other and
these conditions, added to tbe poverty or
the Boil, render impossible the construction
and maintenance oT commercial or depart
ment "roads. Consequently the peasant is
always confined within his village, eternal
ly bent over the ungrateful soil, haviug no
communication whatever with the city:
he is born, grows up and dies in his bam
let, aud ho leaves this valley of tears as
poor as he entered it. Poverty of the soil
misery of the laborer 1 The cattle, small
and lean, painfully browse upon the tbiu
grass ; before tbe plow walks a small,Iank,
sickly horse. The wooden village seems to
sweat poverty; everything In them is
wretched wretched to the point that one
cannot distinguish the stable lrom the
dwelling house. Certainly this does not
typity all Russia; but the first sample of
Rusilau scenery is enough to make one's
The capital is an astonishment. The
gilded cupolas of the cathedrals and chap
els glitter under the sun. Everything is
large, magnificent, dazzling totally unlike
other capitals, which all resemble each
other aud ape each other. Everything
hci j has a special character, a color of it
own; everything is equally Interesting be
cause the peculiar national clement 1-.
everywhere visible In the costume or the
peascut, which has remained unvaryingly
the same lor centuries; in the attire or a
car timer, enveloped luhlsloiigJvalt.nl
and wearing a little round cap, bulging out
a great deal toward the summit; in ihu
uniform of the soldiers iu the private ve
hicleseven in the way horses gallop aod
mcu walk. After. the miseries we bad a
glimpse of in tho couutry only yesterday,
we now behold the luxurious capital w ith
its palaces, its monuments, its magnificent
churches, whose columns arc often of mal
achite, aud even or lapiBlazuli, Us chapels
containing holy images iu embossed gold
enriched with jewels or wondrous value.
Here is the luxury orthe court, or the aris
tocracy and or religion. It forms a picture
as dazzling a that of the country was
mournful ; and thus In two days I had had
a sight both of the immense riches which
arc the country's strength, and the gnaw
ing miseries by which itBUffers."
I could not describe to you tbe impression
this city makes upon one. Kvcrytbing iu
it is grand. It has been said that one must
visit St. Petersburg in winter, when all Is
covered with si ow. I do not think so.
The black sky of winter could never allow
this city to own the beaming splendor
which the spring now gives it, making the
waters or the Nova blue and transparent
making the gilded church cupolas flash
playing upon the glittering facades or tfie
palaces. In this softer temperature all the
life or the streets becomes gayer the
thousands of i chicles, not much bigger
than velocipedes, drawn by little horses
which arc not much larger than ponies,
but which gallop like deer under the w hip
of tbe driver, leaning forward as though
to urge them on still faster by his very at
titudeail this is admirably animated pic
turesque. And Tor lovers of art St Peters
burg possesses the finest museum iu tbe
world tho Hermitage superbly arranged
ror tho presentation or each picture in the
general plan. Here the great masters, es
pecially the Dutch, are represented by doz
ens or Incomparable chler-d'ocuvre. The
city is superb, astounding, bewildering.
Allert Wolff, in the Farii Figaro.
ELI IN THE FAR WEST.
Out in Westers Kx3A8,May 23, 1S83.
It was a sad, sad sight, In which was
blended tears and laughter. On the Santa
Fe train was a large (amity of Germans, so
fresh from the ship that you could smell tbe
steerage odor. There were fathers and
mothers, brothers and sisters, and a raft of
little ones. Some were able to crawl up and
sit on the seat ; others still at the breast.
They were all bound for the Neosho valley.
All were tired, huugry and worn out from
a four-weeks passage. They had left crowd
ed Germany, where they had been strug
gling for an existence, and they were going
to their new home in the new world. Ir
they started with auy money it gave out
before they reached Kansas City, for on the
train they were eating Mack bread and salt.
When the children cried for meat or some
thing better than tale black bread, the
mother hushed them an J told them they
would soon be at Plymouth, beyond Empo
ria, where they would meet Uncle Ilelurich
and Aunt Lena, aud when they got on the
farm they would all have meat and milk.
"Oh, it will be heaven." said one ol the
women, "to Hie in a country where our
children can have all the meat and milk they
As the train passed Emporia, tbe poor
Gernuu-1 began to raise the windows and
admire the beautiful country along the San
ta Fe road. The next station was the long-hoped-for
new home. Then,wheutho rosy-
cheeked children were fixed, they took
white handkerchiefs out of their bags aud
put them around their own uecks. Poor,
women, they had but one dress on earth,
but as they were going to see brothers and
sisters aud neighbors who had been away
from Germany and living in Kansas fortive
years, they wanted to look as well as they
"The next station is the place," .-aid a big
healthy German, as he lied a blue handker
chief over his old soiled collar, "and here
we'll nev er be hungry agaiu. Here my lit
tle babies can have all they want to eat."
"Will your friends meet you at tho train?
I asked, becoming deeply interested in tho
poor but now happy group.
"Yes, they know we aro coming this
week, aud they'll bo down to every train.
Heinricli's farm Is only two two miles off."
"There they are, waiting for us!" said
the wire, stretching her bead out or the
window, and sure enough there stood a
crowd or twenty American-Germans on
tbe platform as tbe train drew up. Soon
the rubers and mothers led the way oil the
train, carrying the big bundles, the chil
dren following with the dozens ol little
packages. As they struck the platform
brothers and sisters ami fathers and children
came together iu a long embrace. Every
eye was dimmed with tears. Eery voice
faltered, and every throat choked with emo
tion. It was the pathos of great joy. But
soon they wiped their tears away aud began
to laugh and pat and smooth each other on
Then the Kansas Germans led them
across the street to a hotel, where a big
dinner was ordered. For the first time iu
their lives these poor German emigrants
ate beefsteak and fried eggs, cake and pie,
aud fresh Texas cabbage. It was worth a
day's travel to see these appetites appeased.
I became so absorbed in this little episode
that I could not keep my eyes off of them.
It was a scene of the most heartfelt joy I
ever witnessed. I could not look at the
scene without wiping aw ay a tear myself,
and 1 cannot speak or it now without my
throat choking with emotion.
When dinner was over they all went out
aud got into new lumber wagons with
bright green boxes, and rode but to the
new home on the (arm.
Having occasion to lay over In the town
to meet a lecture engagement, I rode out
to the new German farm this morning to
see how the new emigrauts were getting
aloug. 1 found the Kansas Germans had
had them all over the farm berorc break-
fat. When 1 got there they were showing
their stock. The happy emigrant would
put his hand on a colt's back and smooth
it like a kitten. Then he would examine
the harness, then take hold or a plow han
dle. "This," said tbe Kansas brother, "is the
span or horsos I've got for you, John."
Then John would go and pat them on
their faces and look into their eyes.
The talk or the women iu the bouse
sounded like a school intermission. They
were showing theirstoves and kettles, and
showing how they burned coal and wood
Instead or sticks, and telling how, in Kan
sas, every one has ail the white bread and
meat they want.
"Then," said the woman, "there Is no
array here to tako our mcu away. We are
sure our husbands will always stay at
In two years these German emigrants,
who looked so hungry iu the cars, will own
good (arms. They will have horses and
cows, and a green wagon to ride to town
in, and In ten years Iheir farms will be
worth $10 an acre.
Thclrgrand children wiilgoto college,be
perfect Americans, and fill positions of
honor and trust In the best State ror the
poor man the sun ever shone ou Kansas.
BRUDDER BENTON'S BLAST.
Look dar, chillun ! Look at dem woolly
heads hangln' on behind dat kerridge I
Don low yo' lader to rotch ono ob yo' go
in' froo de word hold In' on tcr anybody's
kerridge or coat iails.
Uangin' behind am jist what's spilin de
present crop or manhood.
Ye sees 'cm hsngin' behind in de backer
crop 'spectin' ter be helpt out at de end ob
Dey have rich 'lations, and dey's alius
hangln' behind at.de circus cloah ter be tirk
In ; hangln' behind to git a sassar or de
Ice-cream freezer; bangin' behind whar de
'Iatious hab company ter ravage de second
Yo' fader runs for, Jestes ob Peace, an'
'bout 'leben big bucks wants ter be corn
stable ob dc township, Dey bangs on tcr
ycr fader's coat tails, spectin' be pull dem
all rroo. Yo' fader kin promise ter do it,
kasc dat am politics; but be alius hab ter
trade dem fob votes 'ginst de candidate
whot makes hit hot fcr ye ftder.
Descotu de fools whot buys second-hand
furniture; buys second ware clothes a.
auction ; second-hand jewelry ob de ped
dler, and borrows de newspaper a week
old. Alius swingln' on behind sumpfiu' or
Dey makes a "pintratnt foh sunrise an'
gits dar In time to eat dinner, wid yo.
Dey nebber pays a note till dc .Testis
piles de cost ou hit.
Dey am late to church an' mlss'de collec
Dey gits left by de train ; gits left in de
trade ; gits Utl in ebbcryting in de gran'
race ob life.
Yo'-fader keeps di backer stick In de
chimney corner to prevent dls habit of
bangin' behln' gettlc' a holdunyo'; ter
'struct yo' ter void de tail obde procession,
an' git right on de front seat ob yo' Ler.
ridge and raise a big dutt 'long de turn
pike .ob life,
Den wbPe,yo,'libs rotktgwineter respect
yo, an'" wen yV dies' y6 fader won't And
yo" ober dor, playin' de second fiddle In de
bebeajy ostrlchy' 31 Itmit'Btfuitican.
Now It falealrtag ont that Martha Wash
ington1 waa a bit of threw aad came or a
pepperv-toagaed (amity, and tbat daring
hercyrJoBjHVtfke Immortal George would
take refuge with bis dogs, books and gnat
lit an ouihBlldlBg poeullar-to- southern
plutatloM, eaUed Us i"ooe,'"nd sued
for "the ttaaeaeMoB orbntlaeM eoBBeeted
with" the estate; aad that ShirreiBwaa a re
tired cleaac where ha kept hi "bums'" ia a
jug; ad Tt that-whea Martha made K
UavrUw ladder bp after him. WeH,G
m,-mfrim mitmrimd itotba
i ii'Ilij'. --' "'y-'-y sb&ri&mi.
THE COW FOR THE MONEY.
Prof. Knapp, in Joica UonutteaJ,saya that
many are the eulogies that have been writ
ten upon the noble horse and sagacious dog
but the cow, the most valuable friend to
man ol all the animals, Is allowed to send
her tributes to the domestic kingdom with
out praise or thanks. From whatever
standpoint we view her contributions to
the food supply of man, she becomes an ob
ject or interest and value. Upon the puri
ty and superlative nutritive character or
her product frequently haugsa life precious
to humanity. She furnishes food and sauce
to tbe poor man's board, and a more than
royal luxury to the table or wealth. With
draw her product and tho culinary art has
not tho skill to make viands or the table
palatable. The dairy cow is the product
and necessity or civilization. Her contri
butions to the wealth or nations iu milk.
cheese and beer, aggregates annually a tre
mendous sum- but this last amount ' but
a triflo when compared to the contributions
to tbe life, health and comfort or man.
The horse belongs to man's luxury; the
dog to bis weakness; the pig to his cash
balances, but the cow to bis home necessi
ties. Wo pay tribute of respect to the cow
while passing to speak or her in relatiou to
tbe dairy, where she must be regarded as a
machine to manufacture the products of
the farm Into milk, and the inquiry is ror
the machine or the greatest power and capacity.
It may be well to define what Is meantby
a good cow. In general terms the follow
ing arc some-of her characteristics:
1. Nature has given her immense vitality,
perfect and well-balanced organs, and pre
served her in the highest healthrulhe,
2. Her digestive and assimilative organs
arc of the largest capacity.
3. All food digested, above what is re
quired to maintain tbo animal in full health
and Tlgor, is converted into milk.
4. Tbe disposition, the size and symmetry
or the animal, the udder and tbe labor ol
milking ore of tbe most desirable kind.
5. As a part or financial consideration,
the animal in style and color Is a creature
of beauty, and possesses such purity of
blood as to be able to transmit her excel
lence. A just Impression of the cow as a
machine is not conveyed by any general
Let us explain tbe marvelous machine.
The eyes ore prominent and Intellectual,
but mild; we can handle her with safety,
Tbe mouth is large and lip full, giving no
tice that ibe likes to eat ; her bead I slim
and clean, but not so long and straight as
to indicate obstinacy ; tbe horn are clear,
slim and short, and frequently look like a
heiferU boras ; ber neck Is lean and ewe
shaped; hercneit Is spacious, but deep ra
ther than wide; ber stomach large aod her
loins strong; her saia is aa yellow as goW
ea batter, bat she Is not underlined with
tallow ; her legs are short, showing aha hat
not squandered surplus material ia raetag.
Look at her msgnleeat adder; lit bbbbw,
,weU-lorssd, etmarad with
HOW OLD IS ZUNI.
To decide tho age of Zvtal would be to
terminate a discussion tbat has been going
on for three hundred and fifty years. It
puzzled the Spaniards of the time of Cor
tez, as it puzzle the ethnologists or the
Smithsonian Institute to-day. There are
theories enough, almost a many as the
number of those who have studied tbe
question, and sufficient evidence to con
vince tbe learned pundits that tbey are the
oldest people upon the American conti
nent, now In the fading twilight ol their
antique grandeur, almost a old and weary
as the land upon which tbey live-, but who
they are, whence they came, and bow ther
gained their knowledge of the mechanic
aud agricultural arts, is a problem no mor
tal mind can solve.
It is known that the pueblo at present
occupied by them was erected after the
Spanish Invasion of 1540, when old Zuni
was destroyed, and its inhabitants driven
to the mountains to escape punishment for
no crime except that of defending their
own households; but the original town
bore the rust and wrinkles of centuries
when Cabaza de Vaca first saw it In 1W0,
and the report of Coronado, the invader,
who visited the place at the bead or his
army ten years after, regards its antiquity
with wonder and awe. Later investiga
tions hare discovered that even old Zuni
stood, upon a heap of ruined walls, that
must have been centuries old when tbe
town, who-c age no one can number, was
When the old priest NaMu-tchi was ask
ed by the InUr-Oceau correspondent bow
long his people had been at Zuni, he re
"So long that could any one tell it. the
reply would be, How long Is that?"
And when he went on to iay, that they
had been there "since tbe time when our
fathers were born from the womb of the
earth. When they came here they brought
with tbeni tbo scalp or a great priest,
which was as full o( hair as my own bead.
Eight hundred years after they came the
world was filled with water, and they went
into the mountains for safety. They car
ried the scalp with them, and each year
they sacrificed a hair. More generations
ago than I could count on all my lingers
the last hair was sacrificed. Then my peo
ple thought the world would turn over,
but It didn't turn over. In comparison to
that time it was only a lewdays ago that
the ancient Washington came here and
asked us to show them tbe road to the
springs or the Navajos. (This is a refer-
ence to Lieutenant Ives' exploration in
1853.) We passed over tbe plains and tbe
hills covered with pines to a canyon filled
with sage brush aud yellow tops and Hags,
It was a little country like a bowl, and in
the center was a spring, and we called it
the country of (lags I mean cat tails.
Then tbe Americans aat down and they
held a council and built a town."
There are other old pueblos whose origin
cannot be fixed, but around Zuni tbe most
interest clusters. The traditions in sev
eral lillages generally differ; at least three
and, perhaps, four languages are spoken
among them; their modes or worship and
mythology bear but little resemblance, but
upon some points, and the more essential
ones, they show fraternal relations, and
undoubtedly arc the children of the same
sire. The traditions in ail the tribes are
tbat they came from a far country, and
that when they die they will return whence
their rather came ; they hare prophets
who receive revelations: they have fast
days on which they abstain rrom food and
and drink. They possessed the knowledge
of irrigation, and were using it when their
existence was discovered ; and the ruins
which lie all over an area of many thousand
square miles show not only that their pop
ulation was at one tiino very lanre. hut
that nations extinct for centuries prac
ticed irrigation in agriculture also.
They grew tobacco long berore Captain
John Smith discovered it in Virginia, and
taught the Spaniards bow to make cigar
ettes, using the corn husk for wrappers;
they cultivated wheat and maize when the
Spaniards found them, ground it Into flour,
and baked their dough as It was done in
the time of Abraham ; they have cotton,
the same sort tbat Is produced in Egypt,
and they spin and weave it ou the same
sort or looms that arc seen in the pictured
Bibles. Their plows and their ox-carts are
described by Joseplius, and they thresh
their grain as the good old prophets used
to do. Their pottery is or the tame rorm
and bears tbe same decorations as the an
tique Egyptian wares, and in some of the
old sacred caves are relics to show that
their rather possessed at least a meager
knowledge of the mechanic arts. They
bad cattle and sheep when tbe Spanish
came here, and tbe trustful burro which
has been their beast of burden lor centu
ries is the samo patient, enduring donkey
that carries tbe tourist through the streets
Of the Arch-Diocese of New York.
Cardinal John SfcCIoskey ha reached his
seventy-third year. For some time he has
been growing feeble, and has been assisted
in bis secular affair by tbe members of his
council. Ill active efforts for the Catholic
Church are now at an end, the power or at
torney having bceu recently executed for
him to vicars general William )uinn and
No manof the present century has figured
more conspicuously and yet mode-tlytn the
history ol tbe Catholic Church than Cardi
nal McCloskcy. He was born in Brooklyn,
New Y'ork, on the 10th of March, 1SI0. Pi
cty seemed his own. by right of inheritance
lrom the parents, who-o devotion to the
church led them to eross the East rlier In a
row boat for the purposo of attending mass
on Sunday mornings at the old red brick
church In Barclay street, in the days when
there were no ferries aud but two Catholic
Churches In the city.
As a school boy ho atoided the rough
games or bis playm ites, and devoted him
self to earnest study, almost Invariably
standing at the head orbit class. In the
autumn ot 1821 he was sent to Mount St.
Mary's College, near Emmltt-burg, Freder
ick county, Maryland. During the seven
years which followed, the piety and modes
ty or bis nature, his gentle and sweet dis
position, Tils enthusiasm ror his studies,and
bis ability as a student won ror bira the es
teem and admiration or all who knew him.
After a short absence from his college, in
1-28. he returned and devoted himself fo
tbe labors necessary In preparing himsell
for the priesthood, to which holy order he
was consecrated, January 12, 1S31. From
1835 until 1837 he attended lectures at tbe
Gregorian University at Rome, and upon
hi return to America In 1833 he was assign
ed the pastorate ol St. Joseph's Church. On
tbe lOtii day of March, ISit.histlilrty-rourth
birthday, he wo consecrated bishop, iu St.
Upon the death ot Archbishop Hughe.,
Bishop 3(cCIoskey was transferred to Alba
ny as his successor, aud his labors durinj
tho eleven years which followed are worth
ily attested by the increased number or
churches, priests, educational Institutions,
ordained priests and asylums.
The grand cathedral on Fifth avenue, tbe
building or which was Interrupted by the
civil war, has been his especial care aud
pride. From the time when he began bis
earnest efforts to push tho work along. In
lSfS, until the present day, many of the
hours of his dally recreation have been
turned to advantage between tho massive
walls of the cathedral, while he examined
personally the work of the bricklayers, ma
sons and stonecutters, the plans and speci
fications, even to minuto details, being fa
miliar to him.
July 15, IsTo, the news Hashed across the
cable that he bad been created Cardinal
Priest of the Holy Roman Church, and
throughout the country good mcu rejoiced
that so high an honor had been bestowed
upon so worthy a man.
In appearance, Cardinal MeClo-key Is
somewhat spare, and thiu, and apparently
frail, but his chest is full and the tones of
hi voice clear and tar-reaching. His gen
tle disposition, his leirning, tho soundness
of his judgment, aud withal, bis modesty,
even while bearing the highest honors and
responsibilities, place him In the front rank
of the noble men or the age. His whulc
llle work has rested upon a strong and en
during faitli and an abiding consciousness
or the continual presenco of God.
A compositor who cannot agree with hi
wire, says be must have taken her out of
the wrong font.
The Virginia Military Institute returns
another flag captured from a New York reg
iment during tbe war.
The Massachusetts senate refuse to ask
for an amendment to the federal constitu
tion favoring woman's suffrage.
ueen Victoria will go to Italy in the fall
ror a couple of months. She i said to be
afflicted with melancholia.
The French in Ma.tigascar propoo to oc
cupy all the ports and tbe road leading to
the capital and wait for a surrender-
During the summer mechanic and labor
ers employed by tbe city or New York will
be allowed lo quit work at noon on Satur
days. Gen. Crook hat been instructed to hold
hi adult captive as prisoner of war.
The children only will be received at San
The reason that a baggageman recently
hurled himself from a fourth story window
was, that he was insane, and thought he
was i trunk.
The British government bat given (n-
former Carey the option or going to one or
tbo English clonic or remaining at home
without police protection.
A mm who ha happened to have a good
deal or experience say : "Stand any w hern
but four feet to the left or a woman when
she hurl a bottle at a hen."
I- The hope of our national prosperity rests
upon the Individual freedom which shall
forever keep up tha circuit of perpetual
change. Jaiu$ A. GarelJ.
An Alabama judge decided that a man
who put hi s itcbel on a scat in the car.
reserve that seat unless the man who
moves it I bigger than he Is.
The fifty member of tbe Texas Legitla
ture, iudlctcd some time ago for poker
playing, have about ail settled their cases
without trial by payment of the fines and
Governor Butler Is not only going to Har
vard commencement, but bo i going in
style. He ha ordered tbe National Lan
cer of Boston to accompany blm a milita
A lady of experience observe thatagood
way to pick out a husband 1 to see how
patiently the man waits for dinner when it
is behind time. Her husband remarks that
a good way to pick out u wife. I to see
whether tho woman has dinner ready In
Tho Detroit f'nt Prtit assert that the
man who thinks that hi boy cau hae In the
gardcu while a circus procession is passing,
is always the man who ha a Trout scat
when tbe performance beg! m. Of course
the boy remains at home hoeing In the gar
1 HE ACTION OF THE HEART.
As with each stroke the heart projects
something like six ounces of blood into tbe
conduit of the system, and a it does so
some TO time every minute, and 4.200 time
in an hour, this implies that it docs the
same thing 100,800 times In twenty-fbur
hours, 30,000,000 times In a year, and more
than 2,500,000,000 times in a life or seventy
years. The mechanical force that is ex
erted at each stroke amounts to a pressure
of 13 pounds upon tho entire charge of
blood that has to be pressed onward through
tbe branching network or vessels. Accord
ing to the lowest estimate tbat has been
made, this gives an exertion of force that
would be adequate, in another rorm or ni-
plicatlon, to lift 120 tons one root high ev
ery twenty-four hours. Yet the, piece of
living mechanism that is called upon to do
this, and do it without a pause for three
score year and ten without being itself
worn out by the effort, ia a small bundle of
flesh that rarely weighs more than eleven
ounces. It is In the nature of the case, at
so, it must be remembered, tnat the little
vita! machine cannot be at any time stopped
for repair. If it gets out of order, it must
be set right as it runs. To stop the beat
ing of tbe heart for more than the briefest
interval would be to change life Into death.
The narrative of what medical science has
done to penetrate into the secret of this
delicate force-pump, so jealously guarded
from the intrusion of the eyo that It can
not even be looked into until its action has
ceased, is, nevertheless, a long history of
wonders. By means of the spygmograpb
a writing style attached to the wrist by a
system of levers and springs tbe pulse is
mode to record actual autographs of cardiac
and vascular derangement.
A more or less responsible correspondent
writing from Pari9, says :
"I heard, lately, a curious and perfectly
authentic anecdote respecting President
Buchanan. It is not generally knowu, I
believe, that the White House came near
having at one time an English and a titled
mistress in the person ol that gentleman s
wire. AVhlle Mr. Buchanan was Minister
to tho court of St. James, ho made the ac
quaintance or a widowed lady or very high
rank. A sincere and fen en t attachment
sprang up between tbe pair, and only tbe
opposition or the lady's aristocratfo rela
tives prevented their union. So their mu
tual attachment resulted in nothing more
than a profound and life-long friendship.
A constant correspondence was maintained
between them till the day of Mr. Buclian
an' death. Tbe lady long survived her
Americajp friend, her death taken place on
ly a few years ago. She was always noted
for her kindly reeling toward Americans,
and Tor her predilection ror American soci
ety. Iu a room apart she kept a number of
souvenirs of her friend, Including a Hue
portrait, and also some or hi gift to her
which were mainly ofa literary and nation
al character, such a works by American
authors, the photograph and autograph
of American celebrities, etc."
An old maid died recently lu NorVay,
leaving a will in which she directed tbat
ber estate be divided in six equal part and
distributed to her six discarded lovers,
who aro all poor. In explanation ol Ibis
bequest, the deceased left the following up
on record: "Theso lover either courted
me for my money, which they may now
have, or else they loved me, anil (or thai
reason tbey shall have tbo money, because
I disbelieved them."
Here I a story to Illustrate the efficiency
of Russian police :
Gortschakoff having missed a wallet with
30,000 rouble iu it, informed the police,
who promised to find it In a week. At tho
end or tbe time specified, they brought tho
money, but said they could not recover tbo
book. The prince admired and praised the
efficiency of the police. Some day later,
he round the missing wallet In another
c.-.it, with tho money Intact. Stilt greater
admiration or the police!
5-T" -'i ".. . B
Ex-Speaker Grow wa telling me, latt
week,some anecdotes or Thaddeus Stephens
who once, defending the public schools th at
bad with difficulty been legalized, said that
the Pennsylvania Dutch cared nothing for
educating their ton and daughters, provid
ed tbey could import and breed line pigs,
cattle and horses. Tbi was made the most
of by Stephens' enemies, and be had to de
fend himself publicly when" be went back
to Gettysburg, and did It with the aruw. n
um ad Aomintm.
"Isnl it true?" he said. "You, Jake
Snyder; have got a ram tbat cost you a thou
sand dollars, and none of your daughters
can read. You, Hans Deitman, paid four
thousand dollars for a bull, but make your
sobs work winter and summer. You, Jim.
my j-ootmao, own Westphalia bears aad
brood tows, and can't read yourself. Don't
yon lore beast better than you do your
children and your mind"
Tbebones't Dutchmen began to confer:
"That Is right," said tbey; "be only told
the truth." 9
Stephens,' instead of ublenburg, should
have a monument in the capital. O.tt, .'
JKtat Tort 'Trijmu.
"Doctor," said a toad mother, leaalBg
Ter the bcW(l of her tea, who seemed to
ba.sflofsriBg greatly, "what (athea-tter
wMhUmr . ,;-
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When there wa a show ror a railway to
a certain village iu Michigan, tho citizen
came forward a they were able and sub
scribed stock, and the road was finally
built, ft year or so after, when the man
who bad worked up the boom wa settled
in a tat position and figured prominently
in railway reports, a subscriber called up
on him and said :
"Mr. Blank, I subscribed for 100 worth
of stock in the G. R. X. road."
"That made me a stockholder."
"But I havo never been notified of any
meetings, and I understand that my stock
has no value."
"Well, you sec, wc bad to mortgage tho
stock lor tbe Iron."
"Then we changed the name."
"Then we pooled with the B & W road."
"Then we cleaned out the whole board
and elected a new one."
. "Then we voted to extend to the present
"Well, Just where the vote wa which
cancelled your stock or absorbed It I can
not now remember, but ir you are laboring
under the delusion that you have any finan
cial interest in this road, the president
will request the vice president to instruct
tbe auditor to order the secretary to con
sult tbe minute or the various meetings
and try to discover which bole tbe common
stock went into when Ibe preferred was
pulled out by the tail !" Wall Strut Xewi.
Tbe following I said to contain the long
burled secret or tho Keely motor : "Jlole
cular disintegration I tbe primary genera
tor or vibratory phenomena. Propulaory
force emanating from analytical action
upon compound fluid and vapor foundation
evolve ctherlal matter distinctive from ox
ydlzed, hydrogenated and nltrogenated
components." How simple It Is, now that
we know ill Strange that somebody should
not have made this discovery year and
Kansas thing worth remembering: The
first white man in Kansas wa Coronado, in
1511 ; tbe first charter including Kansas wa
the second chartei or Virginia, givsn by
James I or England In 1C09; Kansas first
became a part of the United State by the
Louisiana purchase, in 1803; tbo first Amer
ican who ever explored Kansas was Lieut,
rike, or Pike Peak lame, In 1800; tbe
first Sauta Fo wagon crossed Kansas In 1823;
tbe first printing pre was brought to Kan
sa in 1837; tbe first Kansas newspaper wa
printed at Leavenworth In 151, under an
elm tree ; the first election wa held In Kan
sas In 1855, and tbo first Kansas railroad was
built in 1800.
One of tbe neatest yarns which have thus
far diversified a dull season 1 told by tbe
Nashville Anurkan. "On tbe day of the
Czar' coronation a night-blooming cereus
In the Capital of Tennessc bunt Into
bloom. This tndden efflorescence was in
Itselt somewhat surprising, for the plant
bad not betrayed any prevlout symptoms
of what was about to happen, and, more
over, a night-blooming cereu, whatever
its actual babit may be, It never expected
to blossom at broad noon. But these slight
eccentricities might have been overlooked
ir Mrs. Ewlng, tbe owner of tbe plant, bad
not made a discovery which will immortal
ize every incident and Individual connect
ed therewith. As tbe petals unfolded they
revealed In the centre of -the flower an Im
perial crown, so delicate aod so complete
aa to chaage admiration Into awe. What
could tbe symbol mtta 1 No one conld
tell; but wben tbe Nashville America tp
pearedT tbe next morning with a two-coi-uma
account of the coronation at Moscow,
tbe mystery" was solved. But tbe strangest
thing of all remains to be told. Tbe plant
whose blotaoar typified tbe great event in
Russia baa grown from a tllp cut In tbe
Czar's pleamre garden at St. Petersburg
many years ago by the Rev. P. S. Fall,
formerly or Aaa&YIlle, but now ol Lexlnz
ton,Ky. That is the whole story, and It
weald be hard to find lu equal in tbe his
tory or not weather fabrications."
Oil of cedar applied to chests and drawers
will keep moths out of clothes, which have
been kept twenty year with no tlgn of
moth about them. Apply early In tbo
spring, and once or twice through the
warm season. The oil poured ou paper
and rolled up so that tbe oil cannot strike
through, I the best way of applying It.
Put It In the bottom and at the sides, and
il a deep chest In the middle also, among
the clothes. Tbe oil doc not grease tbe
clothes, but may spot them il not wrapped
iu a luicikucsn ur iwu ul paper.;
tighter drawers and chests are 1
the longer one application will i
The Boston Utrali is responsible for the
following description or tbeway a woman
wields a hammer:
She want to hang a picture on tbe wall.
She get a nail, a hammer, and a tall chair
to stand upon, and then calmly surveys tbe
Then she measures distance and scratch
es a spot, always an inch too high or too
low, and prepares (or action.
She takes the nail in tbe left hand and
tbe hammer in the right, and gently taps,
like the drum accompaniment of a music
Then she lay herself out for a big blow,
raise her arm and strikes, and yell like a
captured Comanche maiden on tbe bound
She goe about the rest of the morning
with ber thumb done up In a bread poul
tice. Yet tbe never learn from experi
ence. The next time she want to drive a nail
in anything the will bit II Inexactly tbe
Oar true knowledge Is to know our own
IfBoraace.' Oar tree strength Is to know
ear waweakBese. Our tree dla-BItT la to
itfkit, we km no dtgaUy, aad are
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Tie wrapping thread or tidy cotton
around a tniall round stick until you judge
there I enough. Tbe thread should base
down about three Inches. This makes
very nice Instrument for niih washing-, as
tbe mop Is soft, and you can use boiling
TO MENS CARPETS.
When worn Into boles or thin places, est
pieces to match ; males a floor paste ; cover
the patches (under tide) with paste ; lay
them carefully on tbe boles and prets dowa
with both band. When dry you will bard,
ly know where there was a bole in tbe car
pet. fir cttgRim caTraJTao.
For four pound of good take one poaad
of redwood. Steep la cold water over
sight, then let It come to a boIL Sfcla eat
tbe chip ; wring ont the goods la Use dye,
let them remain till colored deep eaongh."
Color la brass or tla.
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