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JOHN IT. ODEBLY, Kdltor.
Till-OfHrlal nil nf Ihn XnUonnl Drill,
Tin National Democratic Committer, to
whom l delegated the power of Hxlng tho
time and place of holding the National Den-
'oiratlcionvcntlon ol l!7fl, have- appointed
"TupnUy, the tcnly-ioventh day of .1 nnc
-next. noii,a the time and trlcctrd 51.
"l)ul alhe pl.ire of holding Hieh ronvei.-
J Each Stale "HI lie mllllcd to n represen
tation cipnl to double) the niniticr id It
nator and rrpreentatUc In the con
irreiot tint fulled Stales niul the lord,
tory of Colorado, w hrr ndmIloii In .Inly
EataStatclllglo It a vote In the next
Kclcctonil collcso, 1 nbo Invited to n-nd del
f.Batc to the convention. "
Democratic, Conservative and oilier citi
zens ol the t'nltcd Stato, Irrespective of
past political n-octatlon, de?lrlng to co
Joporatc with th! Democratic, party in In
ro?cnt ell or It and objortfl, ale cordially In
jvlted to Join In rending delegates to the
national convention. Co-operation U de
l-sired from all person who would change
an iidinltilMr.itlon Hint ha MillVrod the
Jpulillc redlt to bcconiu and remain Inferior
to other and Ioi favored nitlnm ; lias per
(inlttcd commerce to bo taken away by for
,ele powers; ha Milled trade by unJiiM,
(itueqiial and pernicious IrglVatlon; ha
Imposed umiiiial taxation and renilcteil it
most burdensome ; ha changed growing
proiperlty Into nldctprcad sutlerlng and
want; Um squandered tho publla moneys
recklessly and defiantly, and shamelessly
tiled tho power ikU should havo been Mitt
to punish crime, to protect tt.
tor these ami other reason the national
Democratic party deem tho public danger
Imminent, and earnestly desirous of seeiir
finjrto our country the blculng of an
X Ixiatnlcal, pure nml frco government,
,lne?iiially inlte tho co-operation of their
.ellow-citlzcntln tho cllort to attain tbl
'ThomaiA. Walker, Alabama.
S. It. Cockrill, Arkana.
j Frank McCappln, Cullfurnla.
William 11. lUrnum, Connecticut.
Charles llca'tcn, Delaware.
Charles E. Dyke, Horlda.
A. II. i.awton, (icorL'ln
. Cyrus II McCornilck. Illinois.
Thomas Dowling, Indiana.
M. .M. Ham, Iowa.
Isaac K. Eaton. Kanta.
Henry D. JlcIIenrv, Kcttucky.
1 Henry I). Odcn. I.ouldua.
L. D..M. Sweat. J Slali.e.
A. Leo Knott. Maryland.
.William A. .Moore. .Mf.-lif.ifan.
William Loehrcu, .Minnesota.
J. U. sjharjie, .Mlssfslpi.
Jno. (. 1'rtcst, Jll.-ourl.
(ico. 1.. Miller, Nebraka.
Tho. 11. Williams Nevada.
.M. V. II. I.'diierly, -New Hampsbhe.
Theo. R Jtsndolph, New Jersey,
il. W. Itansom, North Carolina.
John 0. Thompson, Ohio.
.1 amcs K. Kulley, Oregon.
James 1'. llarr. l'ennvlvania.
Kicbolas VanHyck, Ithodo I "land.
Tho. Y. Simons South Carolina.
William It. Hate, Tennessee.
S. Stockdale, Toxi.
Johu (Soodo.Jr., Virginia.
John Walr Horo. AVcst Virginia.
JcorKO H. I'anl, Wiitcoiisln.
Thomas M. l'atterson, Colorado.
AUGUSTUS SClIKI.l., .New York,
r'ltEliliICK O. I'kikck, -Massaehuutts,
.CeietUlJ- llin..l iUmnoivaliu COU).
Wasiiixcton. Fobruarv--1. 1S70.
Tin: lightning that struck ltelUnap,
Joyce and other 1'epiiblican rascals,
maintains n constant jiyrotechnic display
about the head of the president.
The late cold spell .so seriously dam'
aged the corn crops of Xorlh Louisiana,
Eastern Texas and Southern Arkansas,
that the planters were compelled to plow
up nnd plant over. Tic outlook for good
crop Is exceedingly unpromising.
Li:orou Kitmit: was a wayward
youth, lie ran away from home. After
an absence of forty-two years he died In
I. uxutubourg, Germany, leaving a for
tune of exactly $1,000,000 in gold. This
fortune goes in equal parts to his brother
II. Kpstlne, of Lawranoeburg, Ind., his
brother A. Kpstlne, and hW sister, Mrs.
Sam Summcrwcll, of Aurora, in the
The bill to repave Pennsylvania avenue
has been pased by the Senate; the presi
dent lias vetoed the bill reducing the sal
ary of his successor to 23,000, and the
House has passed the hill for the trans
fer ot tho Indian Bureau to the War De
partment. This bill, it Is thought, will
meet but little opposition in the Senate,
anu win rcalvo tho (signature of the
president. In case It becomes a law, the
transfer will date from the 1st of July
nexi, aim u win result In n more ccouo
uncui aumini.iraiioii or Indian nttuirs,
unco army oiucers will be detailed (.will
out increase ot pay) to manage the
Indian branch of the War Department,
Mid the salaries paid to civilians and will
Nil A 1. 1. Tiir. ;ovi:itMi;.vr in
Liberal League of the I mini
States, composed of Spiritualists and all
shades of Free-thinkers, will assemble- In
convention, in Philadelphia, on the 1st
day of July next, the object being lo ef
fect such a reconstruction of the federal
constitution ns will ell'ecl a complete sec
ularization of the State. They will de
mand equal taxation ol properly, includ
ing that of tho church and clergy; the
dismissal of all persons In government
employment who are engaged In tho pro
mulgatlon of religious or sectarian tenets,
U...tl...M . 1.. . .....
iuu)iiuiu oi mo army, navy, or
our legislative botlles; thcexelusion of tho
bible and all religious Instruction fr om
our public schools ; tho substitution of a
simple alllrination for th u,iial Judicial
oath, tho perjurer to answer In the court
and uot to God.
Tills platform is but a elaboration of
that which was pronmtgUtd M ti. ..
dctit'6 recent animal ruosage; and the
Biuplclou Is well grounded, therefore, tint
mo movement nus a morci-encral Indorse
ment than that which Is Indicated by thy
actlvo worker. That it has the syiupti
Ihy of Grant, .Jllaluc, Edmunds and
other leading light In tlie llepubllcan
ranks, Is well known. The icport, how-
rvor, flint lllaliio (a mm or ilio ptliuc
movers lia,ns yot, no irro.-ilcr fdrcm-tli
than tlmt of conjecture.
tiii; i:xti:..mai niiai.i. it hi:
t'l.O.HKI) OX Nir.MtAY?
Hoston Journal of Cvmmeire ays :
"The Sunday question Is formidable, mid
whichever way tl Is decided, the Centcii.
nlnl coiiiimsslon will be Ironed out Mat.
Their position l. not enviable. A mana
ger told me the oilier day ho would open
his theater lor two performances on Sun
da II llieeommlslon opened thelrdoors.
I il not wonder tit trillions peoile
tiviuhliii nt the proupeel hefore them.
The vedi' tinee enlered, ilown goes the
Nildintli of the Ameiienn ('lirMlaU. I
mi not faying tills hi any mm t nt'a paid-
au ene, for I urn not given to that soil
of thin;; ; lint tt la well for rtdli:lntis peo
ple to look thU mailer square In the lace.
The pre3 ol I'hllailelphla. and i-vorv-
Whcre ele, for Unit matter, 11 divided
upon that subject. The foreign Inllnenee
U determinedly In favor of opening the
doors ; the Amcrleun elenient cays open
The New York Tribune says : "Another
noticeable feature U the riTort made by
the religious eoiiinnmlly to u their
groat opportunity prolltahlv. The e.hl-
billon not to be opened on Sundav i
conclusion likely to provoke Utile com
plaint even from those who oppose
We enler hilo no discussion n to the pro
prlcly or impropriety of observing thN
one day witii strictness, or ob-ervlng it
at till. The fact U that It is observed
from Canada (o .Mexico nnd from sea to
sea, except in u few settlements of for.
elgners. It simply expresses the com
nion-sense nnd lecling ol tho people
therefore, to cloc the great show on the
first day of the week."
L poll which the St. Louis llrimkliean
very sensibly comments as follows
tho Centennial exposition was conliued
entirely to our own population, and to
that portion of our population w hich the
Tribune calls "the religious community,"
(hen the closing ol Its doors on Sunday
would bo both right and proper. Jlut
when wo have invited the whole world
to it, and when "the religious commit
nily" has no mote to do with it than has
the irreligious community, we fall to see
either the politeness or propri
ety of the proposed action. If we
rightly understand the spirit and pur
pose of the exposition, it is n cosmo
politan and not a strictly national allalr,
and as thoroughly secular as anything
possibly ean be. - It was Intended for all
nations, claws' conditions and creeds :
and Iiisl so f.ir as it tails short of lulllll-
hig that Intention, Just o lar will It fall.
II church and State were united in this
country there might bo miiiu excuse-
though even then a poor one tor en
forcing church regulations In the admin
istration of an enterprise under the pat
ronage of the government. Hut as the
civil authority has not tlie remotest con
nection w ith the ecclesiastical, ami as the
organic law-of the land contains not the
slightest allusion to any theological
dogma whatever, It htrfkes us as .su
premely ridiculous, as well us glaringly
inconsistent, to impose hiblutariaii re
strictions) upon tho attendance at the
Who is it that will stiller most by the
closing of the doors on Sunday': That
Tcry portion of society which most needs
the Information and recreation the ex
hibition is designed to furnWi-tlic
working people. Obliged to depend upon
their daily labor for their daily bread,
the loss of a week-day Is more than the
vast majority of them can atlbrd. Food
and clothes are more Important to them
than anything else, and rather than lose
the wherewithal which procures tlie.se
necessities they will let the luxury of
curious sights go unenloyed.
AM' NTIM, TIIKV A KK .OT IIAI'l'V,
Negroes have been Hocking into
Kansas, during tlie few weeks past, at
the rate ota couple of hundred dally.
Leaving a life of vagabondage and crime
In our large cities, many of these wards
of the nation bwtook thei nenti'p.1 in
Kansas as tho liraclttes to the promised
land. Xo pent up Utlea contracts
tho power of theltadlcal party there; the
whole, tliu boundless State Is theirs; yet
over the accession of the blacks the gush
Ing white brother was not happy. AS
proof In point read this scrnp from the
Topeku correspondence of the Chicago
Kansas Is not uitmr.. tiw. r i...
this unexpected neciubllloii.iiiul. ftk-i, 1 1 ...
ldual with the elephant on his hands,
u t know exnctlv wlmt in .lo lil
It. Some of the diiskv nartv trii',.;j in
hall directly from old Tennessee ; but they
aver In the same breath that, in the In-
mining nosi which nicy nut Herald.
various Mutes are represented. Their
plans i lor the luiure, their ideas ol their
new homes, are uboutns shadowy ns their
trices. 1 hey seem to Imagine. Kansas a
ivk.uh ,wn,sc productions spring spon
taneously from the soil, or require onlv
aiiiiio iicKitngol thcearth with a hoe.
i . J ""l.iiement of husbandry with
"mull nil vol lIK'lll nave nrnv ili.il II. ......
selves. They come here pennyless and
, ..., iiiu bhk"viioii ,as noon
naiio tiiiii tlie Statu government should
i. ii.eiiieu io loauopi measures to pre
vent Ibis Commonwealth irnm i...i..
overrun by this In lpL-ss chus of people."
The avowed object of tho coniercnco
eaiivcntlon of Liberal liepublicatis, to be
held in Philadelphia on theSth proximo
is "to give u good Ineeiillvutu refin tn
In nominations" This parly of leader
without followers modestly .suggest that
Ihey would be entirely satisllcd with the
nomination ol ox-Senator .Morgan, Gov
ernor Hayes, or Minister Waslibiirne, all
of whom aro dycd-ln-tho-wool Itcpubll
cans. Any set of men that eau swallow
Morgan, J laves. or.Washburne, ought not
to make grimaces over Itlalue, Morton,
or any oilier dose the Kepubllcan party
mav prepar e tor them. They me Jtcpub
lieaus irr principle, and only llguroas
tactions asses by relitslng to oliow their
Mth by their work.
m,1' K thy ofllcials oi Dubuquuatid the
li ,vir. ''Vf i'aH'boat companies nro
nrii i,. Ul!lv th"c' Tlioclty Is endeav
? n a .i th,11'0 'lntai V wharf
uiM.uim tho companies refuse to do If
THE PEOPLE IN COUNCIL.
Till' J" lrolvc In Hexcnl Hie l'y
iiii iil r the Kullroml Inlrri st Tnx
-t'oiiiiiilll Aniiolnli'il, nml Work
Dlnpiietl On t-Anol ln-r Mrvllni: Next
Tiu-xitiiy Kvoiiiiiir, ''.
The citizens1 nicellng, Tuesday even
ing, was tlio largest ever held In the
council chamber the room being
crowded with leading and substantial
citizens who seemed duly impressed with
the Importance of tho work upon which
they were about lo enter.
At S o'clock. Dr. W. I!. Smith, chair
man of the ( Illens' Association, called
the meeting to order, and stated its oh.
Jeet, whereupon 'ol. John Wood moved
(lint a commit lee ol live be named by the
chair to droit resolutions expressive ot
tlie souse ol the meeting.
Col. John Wood, I!., II. Cunningham,
M. J. .Mctlaulcy, .M. II. llarrell and Col
MeKealg were named as said committee
The committee retired, and alter
brief tibsenee. reported through their
chairman, tlie following preamble and
unties, our city nnd county were
induced by representations never to bo
reall.ed, and what Is known as the ."grab
law." to assume ti large iiotu ed indent
ednes In aid ol railroad enterprises, that
contrary to our most sanguine and
reasonable expectations have wholly
failed to render us even a partial return
In business prosperity and enhanced val
lies of tiroiiertv. and
Wiiiciii:a. Said lnllniails have. In their
business relations, .mid In esiiibflshlng
their machine shops, as well ns In oilier
matters, tailored our reiiiilreinenls and
claims nntl;their;pronilses, (hereby putting
us to many inconveniences anu aiming our
Inslgnllleantly to the list of our taxable
property, and refine to pay the taxes as
sessed against them, whereby they have
not contributed their Just proportion to
our revenue, but contrnrywlso, have
gie.itlv augmented tho already burden
some taxes, and
nr.itiiAS. 'I lie rigid eniorccmcut or
tho collection of taxes levied upon our
property to meet tlie interest accruing
on said railroad bonds, will In our Im
povcrlslied condition, wrench from us
our nonius and nam earnings; we, or
dire necessity, must have relief or suc
cumb to the fate that would place us at
the mercy ol speculators iu tax titles, or
compel us to become tenants of the com-
momwealtlioi Illinois; wiererore no it
Ittsolctil. That we. the cltlcns ot the
cltv of Cairo and county of Alexander,
earnestly protest against the levying or
extending upon our tax books, or the
collection of the taxes directed to the pay
ment of the Interest upon the bonds ol the
city ol Cairo and county ot Alexander,
lined In aid of the Cairo and Ineeues
railroad and the Cairo and St. I.ouN rail
road. Jlf.iulceit. That believing that we tire
neither morally nor legally bound for the
payment ol that portion ol said ralltoau
interest tax, levied in the year lbm. and
now due. we hereby pledge ourselves to
midov all legal tnetius within our reach
to defeat the collection of tlie same.
I'csoU-cd, That in as much as the con
struction and operation ',ol said railroads
induced by the promises of said .so-called
"grab law." inure largely Hie general
welfare and advancement of the State,
while entailing upon localities bank
ruptcy and threatened ruin, and In as
much as we were induced In view of Hie
benefit.? to bo derived from said "grab
law" to Issue bonds lo aid said railroads
upon promises not sacredly kept by said
roads or the State; and inasmuch us alter
we had issued said bonds under such Infat
uation and deceptive belief, the Supreme
Court of our Stale pronounced tlie relief
In Mild law unconstitutional, forgetting,
however, logo ltirthernml pronounce all
acts done by, under, or upon lalth ot said
law, also unconstitutional ; that wo be
lieve It to bo the province and duty of the
State to assume all bonded Indebtedness
cteatcd by reason of said law.
Jltsolml, That we heartly rejoice at the
ellbrts made by the city and county ad
ministrations, during the last few years,
toward economy, and while commending
thctn, trust thai they will not cease to
curtail expenses, wherever and whenever
they can do so. consistently with an
honest, capable and elllclent manage
ment of tlie various departments.
jcsoic(d, 'i rial we are opposed to. ami
protest against either the city or county
iiuniiniairauons incuring any liabilities.
or issuing any ccrtlllcates of Indebted
ness beyond what may le legally antici
pated, anu provided ror during each liscal
year, by a legal levy upon a fair and Im
partial valuation or our property.
motion to adopt the preamble and
resolutions as read, was, after discussion,
-M, Jt. llarrell moved, and the motion
was carried, that the chair appoint a com
mittee of live, whoso duty It shall bo to
employ attorneys, and procure subscrip
tions of money to pay tho same, and
other costs and expenses incident to a
prosecution of the purposes of the meet
lug as expressed in the resolutions.
Capt. W. P. Halllday, Charles Gall-
gher, Col. G. W. MeKealg, Dr. II. Ward-
ncr and Peter .Veil were appointed as said
Tlie meeting then adjourned until
Tuesday evening next, to hear the re.
port of the committee, and to take such
other and further steps us may seem
lllllM'IICtlllH'lll Sl'l'lll'., nml rlMTPll-
liiK M-iihiiIIiiiiiiI llt-porl Iniiilli'itt
luir (lie lrclil.ii In it MUmi, of Hie
I'lllilll- FiniiU-lllroui 4'. Whitley.
v . ". niiurH-iim lion in
Anyliiiu Horror, i:tr., i:ir.
H'lom our nebular CurrtapomUiit.
Washimuox, April 21, 1570.
Thu Impeachment of the ex-sccretary
of war was commenced on Monday and
promises to continue for weeks, If not for
mouths. As was expected Gcu. Ilelknai
men a plea to the jurisdiction of the
couit, that ho being a private clti.en of
t I... I H. . . ... . . .
uj uiiiu'ii mines, nun 01 1110 Mate of
rowa, tnu sunate could have no jiui.sdli:
11011 in the case. Two days later the
managers of tho pail of iho house liled a
replication tn this plea, Insisting that the
senate, uy tlio constitution had solejurl
diction ol llio case, since at tho lime, the
ofleuccs were committed mid for days
thereafter . , IJcIkuap was secretary
'J he counsel for the accused will, on
Monday, flic a rejoinder to this replica
tion, to which si stir-rejoinder will moot
probably be filed by tho prosecution, or
tliey may demur and Join issue, iu which
caso the opposing legal giants will try
their legal armor and their weapons for a
week in heavy argument. Tho counsel
for Gen. Hclknap, Kx-Senator Carpenter
and.iudgu mack, are very able lawyers,
ami me impression !. general (hat they
will be more than 11 maleh for the man
agers chosen by the house, though Ills
said that .Mr. Lord, formerly a law part
ner of Senator Conkllng, has scarcely a
superior In tho country. Mr. Carpenter
appears In full.drcss, splkc-tallcd eoat uml
white cravat; his perfect readiness In
emergencies, graceful diction and clear,
pointed rhetoric make him Independently
of his profound legal knowledge, a
formidable antagonist nml a powerful
Judge Itltiek Is Well kno.vii as Iho at
torney general ot llitchauan s adminis
tration, and as 11 lawyer who has gob
bled some of the biggest fees In the an
nals of litigation. IK; watches the course
of the dial with the eonlncssnf a veteran
and the keenness of u hawk, chewing lo
baeeo the while, ami twisting a silver
tobacco box Iu his lingers.
The numerous Investigations drag on,
but the interest which I km centered
mainly In the war claims and Judiciary
committees, involving the eacs of Itel
knap and I'.abeoek, appeared (or the mo
ment eclipsed by the sensational report
that were published in relation lo the
testimony of ex-Attorney General Wll
Hams, making It appear Hut Iho presi
dent had been guilty of llie grossest
fraud and misuse of tlie public fund.
These report to sav the lead, have be
greatly exaggerated. II appears that
iiisnursenient of Km s:n 11111 n in
port, was not regular In the at
sense, but there was nothing In it to suTi
stantlate the grave charges that have
been made against President Grant.
From tlio testimony 11 seems that one
Davenport, who was an nld-de-camp of
General Ilutlcr during the war, had spent
much time and money In the self-imposed
task of making a registration of tlie voters
of Xew York city with a view lo tlie pre
vention of fraud In elections. To use
his own language, the work had become
a hobby with him, ami he had become nl.
most ImporerMied In hi- ell'ort to carry
It to a successful completion. He sug.
gested to President Grant, who, It seems
approved his work, that the fund ap
propriated for the detection and punish
ment ot election frauds might be rr-ed to
defray tlio expenses of the registration.
To this view, then Attorney General, Mr.
Akerman, and his successor .Mr. Wil
liams, us well as the president ascnted.
the latter giving a verbal order for tlio
payment of Hie money, which was not
handed directly to Davenport, but took
thc usual channel of appropria
tions for the i-ecrct service
through tho chief ol the .-ecret
service bureau, Hiram C. Whitley. Hence
it will bo seen that the responsibility lor
tire disbursement tests quite as much
with the attorney general, who Is the
legal adviser ot tlie president himself.
This Hiram '. Whitley -will be remem
bered as the man who was Indicted about
two years ago and tried with itlchard
Harrington and Arthur 11. Williams for
complicity in tlie sate burglary con
spiracy. He litis recently turned up hero
likeati universal witness, ho testifies much
and often, before tho grand jury and
different congressional committees, he
has contested all that ho labored so hard
to disprove during tlte safe burglary trial,
and it is now said that he was a member
of tho whisky ring, and will furnish evi
dence Implicating prominent parties, and
produce paper to prove conclusively the
guilt ot Gen. Uabcock.
Xo investigation lias excited such pro
found horror as that of Dr. Nichol'8 ad
ministration of the government insane
asylum. The investigation has gone on
for days and Is an almost endless recital
of blood curdling atrocities perpetrated
upon the helpless lunatics. They havo
been beaten, starved, overworked and
frozen. If It were not for the convincing
proof furnished hi tlie great amount tf
cumulative and corroborating evidence,
It would be too Incredible for belief that
such cruelties have been perpetrated
iu tlie nineteenth century, and in the
There has occurred but little of ink-:.
est in legislation during the week. Thfl
dullness of debate on the Kllbttrn fmhttu
corpus was enlivened by an exciting "set
to" betwen Mr. IHalno and Mr. Tucker, of
a., In which neither the party nor the
country gained much, unless an aggra
vation ot sectional bitterness may be con.
('ii. Haen lleroro Clly llll'rH C.i.i.
TriiniiirliiMiiii wl .IHlls-A Ili-ml.
i'M'H I'H'VllMlile Coiiiiiilii,.,. ,,
MIKlii Klei-lioii-'llii. ., i
Olll III lllllllll'.
WAHIirXGlo.V. Anrll 2.-. f.in. rr.,-.
arrived here last night, and will be ex
amlned both by Clymer'.s and thu Judl-
committee, with a view to using
his testimony, which Is deemed qitlto Ini
portant beiore tho Senate Mttlrnr n
court of Impeachment in the lti.li.-,,,,,,
TltANSrOHTATION Ol' MAILS.
Tho postal appropriation biilnsadoptcd
by tho appropriations committee to-day
provides tot-payment ol transportation of
malls by rail at the rate ol six mills per
mllo for each lliiea foot full width car
space when tho speed Is less than twenty
I vo miles per hour, and seven mills when
It is more.
a rr.Ai)-i.iii'K im vriAiir.i:.
-nm10 vo.t,l! lu.thu t(wl,i' UK'k-
co '"'"V1"' "'Idon.atlo and
t onsillar bills us sent Ironi the houe. Is
lock between thehoiiM., U Inevitable.
IUI.A I IH.V-, ' lAW
The sub-treasuries at Chle.iL'o ami Cln
Iiiimtl have been payin m f silver I ,
MUUU ot lractltiiifil .i ii't. ...... i.. .11 . .
c!l "!,'.i'P!'M TNearlyainhi)
diver Is Ml. I,. I . ,,,;m,J ""'
V I.. .
coMMrnn: ox Mississim nixonox.
issHiipi 1 e cctloii cannot leavu lor that
h In noil11' ,1"0 tlm dcilcleney
i. .1 co1,"1;,','"t" committee be-t-ween
thu two houses, but Its work- will
uuor Ames will bo evatmiied Iu this
iit.Ar.Nr: hum i:n.
i.nm,',l,M,l,,c lM,A,u,i Sel'yler Colfax, tho
Li K? 8t? , ,CI,rls la" statesman, who
Sr, n U l;kly out ,( 8t''t when the
Moitml '!ls ollt;ctlon with tho Credit
tin,. r,MSul caU10'0 "Klit, tho Itepub
li i1.11 tv 11118 not ,llul s"cl! damaging
shock as the exposure of lllalno'r; jobbery
has given It. Illipeisomitevplamitlonof
.Monday has Mulshed the business for him,
and very few ItepublleniH even think he
has any real ehaneo now for (ho Cincin
nati nomination, it has been kuowtr to
many of the leaders of the parly lor some
time that his transactions with tlie Union
and Kansas Pacific railroad boards of
directors were wholly Indefensible and It
has only been a matter of tluio for tlie
whole thing to becomo equally
apparent to the general public.
Seven months ago, and long herore the
coniercnco tit Cincinnati between Smith.
Mcdll, lloyntou tiiid others, several of tins
leading ami net ivo working members ol
thu parly hero went lo Mr. Illalne and
laid before him 11 lull statement ol the
facts which had been brought to their
knowledge. Illaluo was requested to
give an explanation tint would nsure
them that these ugly stories could be at
once anil satisfactorily denied, whenever
(hey were raised by tlie Democrats. The
nnswers which ho made then were every
thing else lint satisfactory, and the con
clusion was Irresitllih- that if lie could
not I'ouvlnee Ids political and personal
friends who were not only willing but
anxious to believe his luuoeeiic, aiiy el
fort lo explain rhe HiIiil' tn the tieniilo
would he ti certain and ig'iouiltiioustallure.
Monday h ilaco has thorelore. been
nothing ol a surprise to those Itcpubll-
cans who nave ocen apprised of these
tacts. Ileforo the Indianapolis Stiilitiel
published the story of the SO LOW) loan
It was known that tlio blow had only tn
oe struck lo kill him politically. Then
is Mill some talk among Ids mend of
preserving the Illalne patly mid or using
hi ntime to the last as a cover to some
'her candidate. Wheeler ot New York
lis to he veiv I'avnr.ilih- iciarili-il hv
Jjtlale neh, and I hern m e miiiio Indl-
.1 ,inil.-i r liar, no uill eet t n II la I no vo n
when Illalne' 11:11110 I ilromied.
Wheeler has been a sort of reserve eaiidi-
dare all along, and has only been held
back for the reason that ho was thought
not to bo well enough known to bo alto
gether available, nml because lie has been
the accepted speaker of the house If the
Republican party should regain Its con
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