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JIM C. ANDERSON, Editor and Proprietor.
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RICHMOND, RAY COUNTY, MISSOURI, THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 10, 1887.
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jBHTttACT OP TITLE.
I hT nil th-, Abstract Honks helnnr
In lo ttiaartate ot tha lnl (iiorjto N.
MiOc e, n. mi dow prcmml to lumlnta
complete atisiracin or nil Inuiln In Kaj
eounlr. T. N. I.AVhLOCK.
j KD BAIX,
Attorney at Law,
Also l'mwcutlnir Attorney of Ry
'Toiinlf. Oltl In court Iioum. Bual
mm promptly attended to.
J W. B110TVYKLI,,
Attorney at Law,
Willattt-nit promptly to all hit.lnest
entrusted lo hi. enrc. Ofllce lu building
aoulli or lira Democrat oltlce.
J K, UAMILTOX,
Attorney at Law,
" " RICHMOND, MO,
Will nmuice In all tli Court! of tho
tout t ai.u circuit, hix'cinl attention
piveii uucolleciiuiia. (jlllco In the court
JAVELOCK A LAVELOCK,
:. Allornen at Law and Notaries Mic.
Will practice In all the court! of Ray.
f pncial attention given to collection!.
Jltice np.talis, two doors cast of the
G. F. It R. E. ESTEB,
Attorneys at Law
and Notary Public,
Wl'l pine re In all w la this itl.trlot.
Tmgm bii.lb M.u.nileu o wflb vrumpuioil.
Ulbcc over Kay Co. S.vins ll.uk.
Attorneys at Law,
Will pnwtice li. all Ihe Court! of the
tat. onica southeast corner square,
uptafta. West of Wasson liouae.
II. C. GARJSElt. .
JPJiystrlan ana Surgeon,
OtOce over Ray Co, Barings Batik
G, W. BUCHANAN, M. D.,
Omce oyer tWiniri Bank. Residence,
ornoi South and Shsw ,ts -r.
Manufacturer of and Daalsr tm
Fine Boots & Shoes,
W muke a spee.eltv of I .ad las Via u I
Craor.fnrid.,illp irs, WcimUUm bust
Boot or Shoe fur Urn tl luen, or iu fciv them
a bot r shoe oi KaairB inak laa Will give
aaltalaoiloa. Ws do all kinds of
Done to order anb oa Shortest posst aotlot.
Thanking the Citizens ol Hiehasoad tad Ut
peopi 01 Jtay County for thsir paireaaae a ru
leless, varopooutiiij requests oa' 'uiiUft.
MARSEIAt-. A AON.
Cijitil p:ii is 115,523 , Sunlit M .15,0
will trannart a fj.neral Ranking Bu.tor...
T)to.lU revived .ulijeot Ui Ucmafiil.
okju. bought auu aulii,
M. W, CmSl'IK, rrealdeut,
T. 11. Wollaho, Vice-l'rea.
W, M. Alliiom, CasUer.
H. P. SKTTI.K, R. i. WILLIAMS,
at. W. UlUsflN, w. M. ALLISON,
TI108. II. WOI.LAitO.
R. K. Hoyburu, John Crowley,
A. li. Fincli, J. A. Smith,
J4. W. Kiuilli, It. A. Wood.
K. U. WeeuiafN.Y.) I'. T. Smith,
W S. Thompson, J. W. hliotwell.
Southern Uauk of Fulton, Mo.
J S HUGHES &CO.
Fall up CapiUI 100.000.
Jos. 8. HuniiRS, rreaident
Jahks 11 lull lis. Vico-l'rea't.
Ruknrtt lluuiiK" Cashier.
Uko. A. Huuuks, Aa't Cashier,
Jos. H. Hughes, Georga A. Hughes,
James Hughes, liurueH Hughes, (J. 11.
l)o a general banking business.
t RICHMOMOND, MO.
navmg added the New Roller Process
r are now turulnjr out a quality ol
flour uuiuriwftitud. Flour eiehautfed tor
Wlloat. butittfuc.Uon guarauteetl.
J. R. HAMACHER & BRO.
(Oua Neldermoyer'i old itand) is U
plaoe to get an euy shave, a KooU sham
poo or a neat hair cu Trr hlut. (7i-
Oue door east of Uugbes' Bank.
W. S, EPPERSON,
C0TT1CES ND SUBUREA.UILUS
Mmn for Cliurvhe. funilKtn-il ut tinir nrlce.
Olllua-Jiu. M AllUU Mftct, LukluaUW, Mi!
East sido of tho Sitiaio, Richmond, Mo.,
Stoves, Hardware, Tinware and Cutlery.
Slo Agent fo.- ihi Cl;bralcd
Carton Hot-air Furnace
Pumps of all Kinds
And fi'.es firiiilied to oid;r.
GUTTERING AND ROOFING
Done in a workmanlike m inner.
Wijii ai ban hp ':'
Having asanclatrd with my niacVumlthinir a flratlam Vood Workman, wears
ion prepared to doallklndi orltepairliig in th) Wood-Work line.
Will mannfacture Buggies, Farm and Spring Wagons, I'lowa and everything
ertlng to the Wagon or Carriage BuMneaa. We use none but the very best ma.
terlal in our work.
PAINTING olall kinds done promptly and In rood style at the Lowost Prloe
Give us A Trial
nd be convinced of what we any It true.
bUOP 80UTU OF WA8SON HOUSE.
America Leads . the World.
Tim TIME ESPECIALLY IN A
That will tvitliout doubt retrolutionizo tho in.iko and uss of
wagons. Its fioo t rninfj qualities, diaft-cvutlizing, perfect
adjustmont and simplicity must place it in the load. We
are now making them, together with oir usual lino of
Wagons, Ruggies and Spring Wagms. Wo invito an in
spection of goods and prices.
n all its branches promptly and carefully dono by compe
tetand skilled workmen.
Powoll cfis Sons.
Groceries and Hardware.
Keep constantly on hand a large and well-selected stock
af these goods and they can offer bargains in that line thai
cannot be obtained anywhere in Kay county Call aDd the)
will convince you by giving their
Furniture, Stoves and Tinware.
Wo also carry a full stock of the celebrated
Both for heating and cooking.
Come and se our goods, get our prices and secure bargains
PERCEVAL & FOWLER.
We have opened
out, in the room
one door west ol
tho Hughes Rank,
a most complete &
and well selected
reRELL'S FEMALE TONIC
I. vr,nr4 aol.lr for the varo ! HB.Illil,
llfl.r. lun.Mua kli'.uvlk la lh Bt.rlN.Aru.,.
Trr. ulr,lTlr -li',,a lr.lcuiu uil
y,V.Uuir.i.lo. in rb.a,. or Ufa.
lliH,.tlHrliifrrr,iiB.rf will arrMllr el le la.
It I. pl.u.u.i tk. imi,,.u aa k. i.k. at ai
ri.ll l.,l,.ni.. ,, la M.rr.ll'i Ss.llar,
'"" shirk alll k. ... r... lu mmr ..Ui...
nerreu t raoiis Tonic It HecoRimsnded t Doctors.
1 ran Uf tnr four IToniBla. 'I ,.ala it, .1 I a,ra l.u i-
prarn. if'Tfur U .-. At a I'lni.c t ullr It lias nnequir,
1 irckli-rl acr i.f rirrlnc II nnrrl.4; ir It j. -irt' i.t iidln , t.
tm tlflil ri'j pailcni lsjitruiauFutl en ml. Tun mm b can nut tt
MuitlaiylJrLiilitaanillialra, I'rli, l.
J. I. UERRKLIs Hl' C O ff.-V Proprlelort.
MT. I.OI1H. MU.
a. w. l. ci.WBior
WHlTfilER & CO.,
Livery & Feed
Are prepaied at any and all time
to accomodate the public with
Uii E:::::, Ele.,
Will oonvey passengers to any point
desired at a moment notice. H or air
boarded by day, week or month, on
Cuatomsra may rely on .romptnes,
good turnouts, safe horses and moder
it ic ii.no wn. -.-
New Buggies and
Qq GoCo SboGk; pafm,
JOHN . HATNES, Proprlstof,
1(11 HON D, MO ,
Tlireder of Pun Ilnnl a&rl Hith iiftiw
ImpnrtrO titnl bonie-timl
Recorded PoUnd -China Swim.
fifKKi intlvlitn.i1, fpKvtl mli.ru tttxl wmil
nn-tH,. Kirat I'rt-nitmti henl of l uttlu ia BU-li
ttioixl. Mn., K'r. Jtt. tit iwletl liv tin- IiIl'M
bn-.l int-win..ltiif YmhukMho' Hull' 2d Duki
l nWdUnil Also linxtUT oi
H am moth Bronzt
And refit Duckt
htupk for rwlf! at nil Unimt nK4nnallp priei
Visitors idwava wiU-imim. Call ua or utltlruid
52 iOHN A. HAYNES. Richmond, Mo.
Thoroughbred and Grade
I have two throughbred bulls for sale.
Stock on hand lor sale at all times.
Call at farm, i miles northwest of Mor
ton. Itay county. Mo., aud Inxpect stock
Mr roatolHoo. Morton. Mo. 60-
GEO. W. FALK,
ilrltir ami ttiilpper of f ur Urt-d
I hare a awl on. v tie ctioiM nimtaU ot tbt
nioal tipproved iieiiTif mi brttvil lug, oontw.
quratly uijr bnl ia tirrl !o very hijli ) m ol
ptrleolioii. btocK oi all mgo aud iowi brtxl
lor alf at all A-oiia ol it.c ar 1'rlrea rn
annaoiu aitt oualitr ol alorit accontl to none,
Hionk ruooi 1 tl In A. I' C. H. Write lo iu
lor pnroa ornomo auU Diy herd. Allrcai
aa atiuvo. 16
FAIRVIEW STOCK FARM!
ISAAC H- ZIMMERMAN
i urwur.H or
ViMlllil Itilllia for a-ilii it n iai.ii il.la
H-tniiM luilua uuriawfia ol Kiiuxvillt1, ltaj
IHl Mia. u.:... '
Health is Wealth.
Dr. J. C Westi N:m ni Brain TreatiLcit,
A iriiHninlotd ktI(1c lor liystorta, tllzlmna.
wnvulsluiH, fJlK, iit-rvtius in u:iltilii, lii'iuliU'lirt,
MiTvmu proMlrnllmi aiiHftl ly th n, ul iiltliol
or ItilcK'i'o, w.ik -lul in-H!. KiifN-iiiiiic ttl tin hi-ain
rt"uli injj ut infinity hikI U-iulliiK toiU'itth, yrv
niidiirn old arf. harit iuu-ttr., loHa of power lu
'ilher w. tiivoliiiitary Ihw Hi.d HMnuatoi-rliiH-nrmtsril
by uvn -i-xcrUiii of Die bruiu.ai-lf-Hlmwur
ovi r hululm mi-. Kmit lt oui.talin
UaMlliiltll'H tH-allUt 111. 1 ft bo. or Hllbuafl
lor . j-iit lv mat I pntld oo ruor-lpt of (ricj
WK (.UiltaVriK nix oea
rootin HiiyfHit. Wlthfmh onlrr m-f lv.d f f
lix boxfaj, t.-cijni'iiiiif(l by $S, wu will n (liu
:irolta!fr our vrnt-ii .litrantce to rwfimd Uie
iiioimy li Hit trealiui-Mt dotii put uflucl a uur
t.Uiiriil('fa Uaurd only by
J OH I '. ll l kT A .
Bey W MMtllauu M4-. i blmMu, llla
W Me 4'vv W vl Us i'Ui.
rff ji aPl jaauijjuji.iiijajLuiiii Tr
a-, .. f v J r-:fSf -r.r. fit
l rAi mm
Ilhrm turn t ism.
Pmtne tm the
IJmbm, itaek mn4
rIn4 trtlleN , w nMBf am.
Jrotarftt.renjf tpt.. J A'Mnrr rrmttM.
VOLINA CORDIAl CURES RHEUMATISM.
r1 Rlr, Rrtrl kllnr Trnabl-a. hy tIm-mIiii the
IihhI of all 1U lwiurlUM, irruillivaiui ail natlt
et (t b-Hljr,
--V0UNA COROIAL CURES SICK-HEADACHE;
XnrlRta. Paint In th MmtM. Bnrk ami Kiit- h-
taniiig th dmim aiad atriist hn ug lb m Ira.
-VOUNA CORDItl CUKS DYSPEPSIA.
IMIrHrtloTi ntvl (ynllr-ilnn. b nMInt th rntm
lUlltij of the h'rvxl ibrorli Utptoirf atclMMI of Ul4
tauiAL h ; It crratM a healthy ajjpill.
- VOLINA CORDIAL CURS HERVOUSHESS.
IVpTTMinti of artiriui tru WcakDM, by mUran
llaf and tmttrif Ilia lyttmm,
-V0llHA CORDIAL CURES OVTBWORKLD
BM fhallfal Wimrn, Pitny t1 Wet If Cb1Mril,
li la drliahlful and autrillowi it crrkr-ral loot
VoHf Almati'ir nrtl f tary ftmt
fnr 1KH7. A UTVlarTt tOlllI'l'lf t-j. J
aiM ti-r.tt rtnt. UUtau linln(TI:B Xit)
I)lKArKJ ai IIOMi: Tn a tl-nt. nalural wart
salallcd ol) rvtvtpl Q( a Sc. pbiaf ataiup. AMrcfl
VOLINA DRUC A CHEMICAL, CO
atALTlMORK MD U.I.A, .
C. B. Si K. C, TIME -CARD,
A It til VK AT CARKOLI.TOX.
No. I. PMKfUW ,.....,n, 4:42 p. nk
Ho.1. Acvommod at tort..... lOjft . io(
Srt. 1 Paiiri)iTT 10:1.1 a. m.
No. R. Ai'itiintiiiMlKllon. I U p. lit.
No. 10. KliH-k kprrM fl a) p. in
No. InlpnvMi'aiTollInn Hatiinlaj-s dint Ttifa
lav and arrive at Iturlhitfon HumUyi an ft
Wwlnt'ruiuya, All oilier tralm daily eicept
"GULF ROUTER TIMECARD,
(UNION l)EIOT, KANSAS CITY)s
Ilarrfuinvttle ft Ovfola armm, dally 1 -in pn
Hj'ritiufli'ld ft JopMn until. daily lofli a n
klcinpUls 4 New Orlvaiia ekp, dally H5 put
Altai V R.
HnrrlaonvHtn 0ol aprom, dally,. ..lOflft am
Si.rliiftllHd A Joniin mail. dally B:W pin
New Orleans A Memphis esp, dally.... Caia
J. Jt. UJCKWlHU), (Jen. I'im Airont,
l tf Hitsaa Vlj. Mo.
DR. 0. G. W. ADAMS,
DAVENPORT, IA., .
Vitapatlilc System or Life
1 ftr MtrnordlnaiTr cnns which thU tvtem btu
tffi'tcd tiBve alt railed publtc attention.
Dr. Ailanm will ill;trinwm your tlUfn. without
charup tr without Kf. tujj you. Sfitd lin k of l.m'.t
ftiid Hire 2-4TI1I nl;tm(.s, atallnc a: and
All his mfdlrlrum an given in lofiiKe frnn,
and tio-y riulira all I hat la good lu all oilier
aymnmH of pnw-llt-e.
lis Dldost. Jewelry Ems ia
ansas crrr, mo.
M 15. AVRIGIIT,.
so, A MalaStrMt.
Sciatica, Scratchea, Contracted
Lombago, Bpraini Hnacletf,
HhenmaUJitt, Struna, Eraptiont,
Bomt, Butchee, Hoof Ail
Scald. futfJoiuU, Screw
Btinga Backache, Worma,
Bite. Galli. tw'umef,
Brauea, Bores, - Saddle Ualia,
B anions, Bpavin files.
THIS GOOD OLD STAND-BY
accomplish, for everybody aiartly what UclaJmcd
Cor It. Ooo of th rcaona fur the groat popularity ot
tbo Mmtangf Liuitneut la fiHunilnlU jalvvrtutl
pplloakUlty Kverybody aewla auvh a nrdk-lae.
'I' km l.ueukorMaa utvu It lacaae of aatriaeot.
Tta Manaowll0ue4uaUfurKntaralfauUy lu.
The C'naalur ut-U It fur bla lumiud hla men.
The fllochuule uocda It always on bit work
The IrflftrnMdalt lo cone of mertrenry.
The IMaBoer ueedsll uan'litetaltiuB without It.
Tbe Farmer needa It In hla bouse, his stable,
ml bla atock yard.
Th Bitrnmbwut nnn v ihe Uhiwii needs
It lu liberal uih1j ailoai and aahore.
Th llarae.tuacler umU It H Is bis beat
friend and aaeat rvllanco,
Th Htack'ttrnwer uieda It-It will aav bun
IfaouMtnd of dullara and a world of trouble.
The Hull road nnn iitda li and will nisi Itao
loiif aa hla llfu Ua round of atx-trleoUund daiiKcra,
Th HKckwaodsiiinM nrtiilt. Tltcre U nttv
liiRlike It as an aiuldote Cur tle danRcrs to Ufa,
limb and comfort wbluti aurround Uie pluuet-r.
The Merchant nerd Itatwut bla aturo ainonf
bla wuployL-aa. Acrldonia will liapiien, and witea
llteoeouiua Uie Mtutang Lioliuvat I wanted at tstac.
Kaepa UattleUtbe Uanae, TUtbsbeatof
Ket?a Ualtle In lb fr'aeiarr Itainmedlate
Ua to cam of aocldtiut aavea pam and luaa of wagas.
hee ilvtlle Alnaysla the blnble tttw
a when wnntrd
hett J M ttuprrior'cy of StoUI.
t ull-riuJi. dud barabllllv.
to Samples for tr.l, post.ps:J, u Cents
1VISOH, BLAKEMAnTtaYIOR. A 00.,
!M Nl MW.
NEWS IN BRIEF.
Compiled from Yarioot Rmrovs.
tint lotrr Rtato t'ommirio btlt was ap
(vi ovikI by tilt? 1' resident on tlie 41 h.
J. KiI.rt Uokr, Hip iVoriahank forj-or,
n snfrly lodged In Ju tl at Fcona on tho
Two riiTrKJt.trri, at'ompta were maitr
rth the tittrht of tho lat to wreck pttaaniifrer
thitnaon Die ItotiinVlllr, KVtiHaVillo A tiL
KmiiT nrxt.RKu ironpa rmbnrkoa at
Napla on the'il for M a.owah to rrtuforre
tho Italian nrmy ttiern. A esmiiit de
Uchiuout will Ik) aont on tin 7LU,
I'll rcnnaylvanlA Hnnit, on tho 3il,
pnanel a bill pvovtilin? for thn aiibmiainti
of n proliihitim nmn idmont lo the Htate
Cotiatlttr Pm to a vtU ot Hi. panplu.
Tim l'rrai-lont, hut afi-nntcd tho roalp
n tit ion of O'-r.or .l p. M B. Younir, of
(I'vtrifia, C uiau'.-tl nru! nt St, JVtptuburg,
but hi' not yet aol-wtotl bie eun-oeori
A t.AMnc nnmWr of flraxklarm (whJrrsvplt
boxes worrt b'irtiP't at Itouiavillo, K.T-, on
tho Sd by tho li:'o -alarm nnd elOrtric-tlpht
wire j com in a In roMocL with oath Olhor.
Thr Pi-pi n'-knuwlotl'a'i'a tho irroat
nrrv:n' of iho rloncal party (n Oormany,
and tirtft;, ih':n to ronunuo to work for
Iho removal of cxrep'J tml ecoleiiaatical
Til tt (lermnn nmlmaaniinr to Franco hns
rflicivetl from the Kretic'i Minlatoror For
eign AfTaira rencwo'l ni-uranro of tho
pari lie intciitluns of Franco toward Go r
Kr.KVM t:a worn held In Knn.both P nlr.ro
rbp'l at Lomlon, on tho 4th, tocommem
ornto tho ronaecrutlon there lu 1?A7 of the
11 rat hi5hoa of tbo Kpiacopal church In
Tub Proa id on t hot nrncptcl A seel inn of
the Oregon A California rntlma J, bofrln
hingat a poiut forty -flvo miles south of
Hoioburjf, Ore, and running south a hiln
Pkrmirii tlr.rttRTis haa lnformod the
Itnlinn Chnmbor of Deputies that the
Italian troops onfmirej in attsmptinfr to
foleaao Kaiaula, in the Houdan, wore al
most complutoly aunihilateil.
Tiib Prcsidnnt Is said to object trt the
Intor-Btate Commerrb bill b reason of
tin certain phritsco!otfy and the probable
pffort of the operation of tho long and
short haul ani poolinir sections.
Evidence is at hand that the retiring
tlovernment of the Province of Ontario
has been run in the Interest of a ring aa
corrupt and unscrupulous as was evor the
Twood King in New York in Its palmiest
Ukfohts from EvunaviUe, Ind., and other
Ohio River points, on tho 4th, wore to the
effort that the water was rising rapidly
and that tho lrw lards In many pin cos
were submergod. Hevcral casualties woro
Tns Juty in Iho cttso of ex-Alderman
0 Nell, In Now York, returned a verdict
of guilty on tho night of the lat Motion
Will be mado fop a new trial. Mpanwhild
O'Neil haa bran consiguoi to tho Tombs
to await sontonco.
Abort forty or fifty enttlo-jrrowors of
tho Htatea of Pennsylvania, Ohio, Wast
Virginia, Kentucky, Tonnosasco, IiTdiana
and Illinois met on the 3d at the Grand
Hotel, Cincinnati, ond organisod th Ohio
Valley Cattle-(J rowers' Association,
C. M. Cut, of Kentucky, in a letter to
the President, says It Is better to have
pleuro pneumonia, small pox and cholera
spread ovor the United Htatos than to
uffor the ravages whW-h will result from
iho importation of Australian rabbits.
AttCiinisnor Ki.hkr of Cincinnati au
thorises the statement thnt the Catholic
church is in no way ronponsiblo for the
organisation of a thoatrii-nl eompany to
gather money to aid In paying tbo I'urcell
debt, nor does bo in any manner sanction
any such scheme.
HrV. D. B. WahpikIiII, IV D.. professor
nf New Testament exegcsiain Ihe Wostorn
Theological Heminary at Pittsburgh, Pa.,
announces his occoptanro of tho call to
Princeton Theological Heminary, where
he will occupy the chair of systematic and
At fourteon minutes past eight o'clock
rn the night of the 31st tho llttlo town of
Wellborn, Tex., was shaken twice by
slight earthquuko shocks, causing win.
dows to rattl-a and bousos to tromblo.
l'bis ia tho rlr)t earthquuko shock ever
felt la that section.
Ai.Tirairnii ft was puUlioJy announood
lhat Mrs. t'lcvctand would uot receive on
the 1st, tho word was passed around to
ler friends that she would be "at homo"
to those who sunt in their cards, and she
had quite a reception, attondol only by
Tits following is a list of Bona tors who
have announced ttnlr intention of speak
ing on th Wih in eulogy of rknntor
Logan: Kdrauuds, Evartv Allison. Hand
erson, Frye, Plumb, Hpoonor, lluwley,
Cullom, 8 rami ford, Morgan, Cock re 11,
Hampton, Itansom and lilackburn.
It waa stated last wrk that Mrs. Cloro
laud would probably abandon hor Tues
iay and Thursday privato rooopLions ol
personal friends. This prediction has
boon swiftly raliii I, as tho announce
ment was made on tho 31st f iat she will
uot kuroaf ir bj at homj on theo'laya.
Kino LRoroi.n of Uelgiem mi 11 send a
nosaago to Parlinmv,t on the neceasitr of
making personal military so r vice cim
pulsory in lt-.!l(riuin and of supplying the
moans of such a stato of defonee for tho
tvtuntry as the presont condition ami the
ful tiro proHiHttt of conlinuntal affairs
Tin British ship Kitnunda, which left
laon lou l)ecc!ub,r 11 for FroinatUlo, West
ern Australia, with emigrants, rumo into
oillision noar th coait of Brazil, with an
unknown vo-.au I, and waa sunk. Throo
huudrod of those on board wore drowuod.
The remainder woro savud and huva ar
rived al Buhia.
Railkoad companies having headquar
ters In Milwaukee, Wis., have nu-ontly
ni4lo out, by r (uoRt of the War Depart
ui mt, a lial of their rolling stxM-k and
a sUiUtment of their atultly to convey
troops t pom la on tbmr linen. The state
ments were sent lo tho War lopartmuut
Tui startling ducovory was mtulonn tho
!t that tho uight clork at the Oayoso
Hotel, at Mumping, Toan., a young mau
named Charles Talbotl, aged twenty-one
years, hud robbed tho hotol orttcu of fclAt
lu canb, and that ho had also tukou f UKI
worth of diamond belonging W Miss
Fuouy Uavoiiport. tho HClresi.
TllK now Uve-Uoliur cvriiliv'atet will not
be isiucd until about tho middle of this
month and the iaauo will thou bo very
slow ami in small quautitifs, it having
been decided that it is b:st to wilhtiolil
ihe corl iticate.'t uutil thoy have bomi much
moro thoroughly driu.1 than woro tbo ouo
dollar aud two dollar it'rtilii'uUs.
It Is estunato I that the p'lbh j debt will
Show a dtn'ruuso of aboit flMkM.OJ.)
siiiiO January 1. Tho rccoipti dur
luir Januury wero f.'U,'''t,00), bing about
f4,ua,Uii moro than vlio roe.'ip'a for the
same month of l ist year. TUa oxpmidi
turos for January, iHSt, wers f A),(.u,(KXi,
lHMiig(ki,u.n,UK) luMsthau tbi expouiituroa
fur Jauuury, lvsd.
Henatoh Fail's sou, who mado a littl -disturbance
in Waf'tuigluu a low uigliu
ago, was poj-kfj off U Panama tha uext
morning by his a'eru futtier. Senator
Fair, it is suid, had uflVrvJ his son s.
round milllou of his owu if be would ab
stain from liquor entirely for one year.
I p to Uat wrok tho youth had au un
broken record ot sown moot lis, a flril
lltUulguuco Wu a auvero ouo,
la Ihe nat ml th li t, Mr. IT r prt rnl
ed re.(rlntlor4i of the Maiaachuieit lella
tiin concerning the trcati.ieot of AmiTirna
flthtns vi'daals In Canad.an watT. The Sen
au trton pmcetle j to thi enualdrattin of the
Hnadry ivll Appropnuilnns Mil and rtehaie
envool. Toe Hilma Attorney '"U was laid
befiirr th- 8 nat a ihe nnflnihed buttncia,
dm! tt wm Informnlly laid aside and the Huodry
Civil bill was prootodol with, and Mr.
AUIftoa spoke n tt After far
thur dlvnsaloa the readtiit of the
bill waa rammed, tn the course of a dlscut
aloii os a pmnt of order, Mr. RJmunda nxpreay
ed rpareniliettdaliyi tho Wlh that the ftenals
would pmvtJvi for HUO'lred naw anilaf-ra,,, ,,
In tho Hoiw Mr. tjawlor (111. I prferitel a
rwMthttton, which waa rrferred, that the Presi
dent be riMuostett. as oommandcr-lo chief of
the army and navy, to Inform the Hon- tff
Reprcaentatives, at an early dy; what sv-pa. If
any, are aoceoaary, tn his Judamnat, to pnivtfie
for the preaonl emergency nauard by the flh-err-
dMpni. Tha Hou, la committee of th
whole, oonatdorcd the AuriciiHural Appropiia
linn bill and tha bill to consolidate certain
bureaus of lb Navy Di-parlmunl.
Iff the Henate on the 1st a mrsanff was r
nelrrwl from the President vetoing the bill
rmntlne a pension to Mrs. Marparrt Diialap, of
MUtnurl. A petition of etlltena ot Kansas was
prrRfnirdi aaklng tf tmprovod mil road mall
senlcil. Several bttll were reprrftPd rroai enm
mtttewai The re4utala mt Bm PaVtorat,
of N'-'hnwka, were placed on file. Th Hnndry
Civil Appropriations hill was eonalderedi and
sereral aiucndmenfs wt;r adopted In the
Htalnc hills were reported for th construction
of a brtdre across the Missouri rtvnr at Kosa
City and arro-s the MialNippt dt Meaiphisi
AM advorM) rt'ptirt was mud- by the eonimlltca
on invalid pensions on the hill granting pen
sions U the widows of General Ixvan and
(.ioneral tuair. The bill passed providing for
an additional Juatice of the Supreme Court of
the District of Columbia. The bill for tbe re
orfontxat'on of tho army wna called up, but
consideration refused, and by flllbuatertnR
.m iles eoniiderntloB of the Naval Bureau Con
solidation hill wus slso defeated.
In the Senate, on the 2d, a messnire wns rfl
celved from the President transmitting
I.lruttrnnnt Hchuette's report regarding the
distribution of lrtlmonl.ils to pemons who
aided the survtvora of iheJranoetteesnt-dltlon,
Tho Home bill appropriating to,oii) for dls
trimit'on of seeds in the drviighl-atrlcknn see
tlnn nf Texas was paused. Constncralion of
the Bundry Civil hill was resumed and the bill
passed. The bill providing for a tn Hilary post
hear Ienvrr, Col.t wrts panned Tha bill to
bridge the Missouri Hint betwenn Omaha and
Council Hlu.ts wus passed lb the House
an order was mmle setting apart Feb
ruary H for the consideration of business itf
ported from the cvminittoe on forelRn affairs.
The bill patted nutbotiilr.g tbc construction of
a bridge across tbe Misaisslppt river st Du
buijue, la. Th message of tbe President ve
toing the bill granting a pension to Carter W.
Tiller wns called up, but ihe House rcfuled to
pats the bill over the veto, The bill to pro
b i I'll tho appointment of Coogicsslohal com
mittees to attend fur.erale at tbe public ei
pense wns laid oo i he table. Tbe Pleurb-Puett'
tr.onia bill was confide red lb committee of the
Ir tho Renne, on the Id, the credentials of
feountorWhltthorne (Tenn.) and Senutor Haw
yoriWls.) were presented. A resolution to
dlschargo the committee on pensions from fur
tber consideration of tha bill removing limita
tion on applications for arrears of pensions was
lit ken up and panwd. A msolntbfn Calling on
the Secretory of the Interior for Information
regarding applications for pensions was dls
rusaed. The Ilullroad Attomcys bill was con
sidered, but no action was taken In the
House the Legislative, Executive and Judicial
Appropriation hill ws referred to commute
of tho w hole. Heveral other bills were reported
from com in it lees and roforred. Tbe bill au
tin oiling appointment Of clerks to Hnnators
and Kpresontatlves othrtt than cbalrmon of
committees waa Inld on the table, after die
Cusaina. Tho Pleuro pneumonia Mil waa con
sldcred in commit toe of the whole. Adjourned.
In the Henate on tho 4th lottefs were pro
sen tod Urging that t, tjouls and Chicago b
hdded to tho Hat of reserved cliiea whore re
served batiks can deposit molmy. A sulxilltute
for tho joint resolution rugardiug InvesUgstlon
of I'aclllc railroads' books and accounts was re
ported from th Judiciary commutes. The
bill for holding a term of th United
States Circuit Court at Texarkana, Tex.,
waa pasted. The bill passed for payment to
Stales and Territories of money collected un
dor direct tnx levied by the act of Augusts,
IHul. The Railroad Attorneys bill was taken
up and a substitute offered by Mr. Hoar was
adopted, after which the bill waa passed
In the House two private pension bills wero re
turned from the President without his approv
al. The House went Into committee of the
Whole on the private calendar. A few private
bills were diaposed of and a flight SCsalon was
held, at whioh a number of pension bills were
PERSONAL AND GENERAL.
Two men named Lee and Lc forgo Were
killed by a giant powder explosion at
Cedar Vain, Has., on tho Ud.
David Ti kpik waseloolod Unltrd 8 lutes
(Senator fiom Indiana, on the I'd, on the
The property and franchise of the South
ern To k graph Company woro sold at pub
lic auction at Hichmond, Vs., on tbo 1st.
ftnTAL I). Junxixos, treasurer of the
Chicago, Milwaukee & HU Paul railroad,
died on 'the 'id.
Kev. Dk. KnnT. H. How i-a mo, rector of
tbe Church of tho Heavenly Rest, at New
York, died ou the 3d.
No thaci had been found up to tho 3d
of Charles Tulbott, who sUilo Fanny Uav
eniorla diamonds at Memphis, Tcnit.
Tub fruight-haudiors Id the Pennsyl
vania railroad depot at Jersey City, N. J.,
huve joined tbe strike.
A tJosTox syndicate ia said to bavo
bought the stroot railway ivy stem of Min
noapoUs, Minn., for JI,I)IK),IX)0.
Sr. vex iimaked men attempted to rob
the (rost-oftlce at Jersoy City, N. J., on thf
night of tho 1st, but tho aafo resisted all
their efforts to open it.
Ui hino a rocnt terrible atorm at sea
one sailor was kilted and eight others were;
injured ou tbe steamer Aritoao, which ar
rived nt Now York on tbo 'Jd.
Mr. J. H. Ciiknkt, receiver of tbe Lak
Krie A Western road, bus roleasud it to
Mr. (loo. L. Bradburv, geuoral uanagot
under the now purchase.
Hkxkt Uonns, junior member of tho
commission tirm of Halls, Me Loon 6t Co.,
of Kansas City, Mo., is missing, as is also
several thousand dullara of tbe firm's
A ii Hit, starting In the annX of tho I -
tcrnutional Hotel, Helena, Mont., on tbe
'Jd, destroyed four buildings. Loss, tJiVV
ikli; Insurauco about one-third. The mer
cury stood nt forty degrees below sera.
Ouo utuu, an artist. Is thought to have
been buruod to death. Another man wus
A wino of tbo Halvution Army has
reached tbo Missouri cnpituL
Ikh BAMnoi.ni Ciilhciiiix has gono to
It is said the pegs are set to koep the
newly elected Houutor from Indiana out of
Di hino a fog in Cincinnati, on the 3-1,
tbo roar carriage of a fun oral procesaion
crosaing tho Beu Line truck in Iho west
ern part nf the city, was struck by a pass
ing engine it nd tbe ilrivur wai acrioualv
injured. One horao waa kdlol, but I lie
orcupuuta of the carriag-j oacape I.
FiiiK broko out in tbe steam htundry con
nee tod with the feinslo depurlmeul of the
HtuUt Induali'iul Iliine ut Kueboster, N.
Y., on tho morning of tho ad, and spread
lilio wil Hire throughout the build uiif.
which is a line structure (our stories in
height. Thi inmates were ull rescued
safely. The lois will reach 4u),uom; no
Tux factory of tho Fmd du Lar (Wis )
Furuitui-o Couiptny was burned ou tin
m-trnmi; of tbo 'Jd Lo is. (0 t.iKtt, no insur
uitco. Forty ttmuMaud dollars of the loss
is to the cunpany un I f U,(SU proual to
C. J. L Moyors.
Tnx (Jlito river at. and ab ivo Ciiiciniiut
wus rising rapidly, on tho Hi, aud irual
dainao was ose -to I to lesulL
KwivT M S rib (Nttli oial) was elected t
Purliani Mit from H uth lont gal, ItjIuii i,
u tbu M.
A ei ink bHszard was raging In th
Noi tbw at en tho 81, aud was tr.i voting
oust ward with wondorful rapidity.
Tub Urook Porllarnout was opiv.iod on
the aJ by Kyig Ueorgo in person.
An bumuiise ico gorgo foriued In th
Doiawure river ueir hharou. Pa., aud thu
lowluuda lu thu vicinity are submerged.
UiirAva KuiccurHT, tbe New Orlouiik
11' hogrupb-Jr wiu uiJde tbo (-uUrfel
llrai.i'a i nutts, was luund guiUy ru the
:i,l, but waa rot-'OitiuoudeJ to U' uourt'fc
Tub Prosiduiit baa not yot taken up th
bill to rtMisiou ntedy veterans am
depondeut parents. He is receiving
Y eat many protoats against aoiutj oj lUu
, "t-iuv'.pK-a lAWlvod lu this bill.
Wtt.i in nc aiioi.Tt. living near fflot
City, la., potntl a )o,tdetl gun at Flora
Lnnibertien, thirbn yinr old. en th S 1.
It went r-ff and kill.4 tbo girl,
A wrsT not passenger tralrt rot (Mod
tn Ihe yards at Kcho, ITtah, with a frnlghi
train on the niirht of the 3d. Lewis Beinia,
enrflnoer of lb freight, was killnl, boing
oaugbt and hi lower extremities literally
ground off. He died In twenty mlnntoe
Two men In the cab with bim eteaprd.
Pknr. Da Lao, the New Yorlt atreb
ger, convicted of inducing young iris in
go to ranama for Immoral purpesos, bas
been sen to need to fifteen years' Imprison
ment at hard labor in Hing Hing.
Nohtiirk Pacific ad vices do not confirm
tho reports of heavy louses of cattle
a mot i g tbo mo uu tain ranches tn Uie North
Liang purchases of ftuaalart oat bavY
been made bt the KVoneh iMvernment
HaxttT Hi iiWAttff rmbew held without
ball as an accessory to tbe Hockj Island
robbery and the murder of Ex prove Iftcw
Thr large three-story Warehouse of the
Drmnmnnd Tobacco Company, at Ht
Louis, rilled with stock valued at rmXM
waa destroyed by fire on tho night ol
lMvtrr and his bride wero enthusiast!
Ally wcoummI oa their assrival at Dublin
on the d
Tita liusftiafl mibllc are aonptlcal at U
the snfcflss of the negotiations regarding
RitKMLAtT, Long NIsikI, la Orel ted oror
the disroVery of tho murdorol bodlna ot
an aged mad and bis yrrung Wife Id A
bouse In the backwoods noar that place.
Thr municipal authorities of Limerick.
Ireland, bavo refused to celebrattf tb
H- F. Kascn, an old gentleman sixty
eight years of age, juinpod from tho fool
of his boarding-hniiBO tn Washington, on
the ft), and was picked up in the alley
dead. His akull was fractured and both
legs broken. Keach was discharged from
the Treasury Department last euramor,
and has boon unable to obtain oniployinent
Akraxormrxts have Men made whore
by tho Kastern and Western associations
of window-glass manufacturers will here
after set In unison.
Or the 410 Italians engaged In tho recent
bit tie near Massowah, It is said that not
IT ore than fifty esenped.
Pkrsiiirnt Cleveland haa algnod tbe
H. Louis bridge bill.
Cn axdi.kh J. W RLi.a, ex'Mayor of BufTa
lC, N. Y.. died on the 4th.
Hastivos, Nob., cxnerlenod a great Are
oj the 4th, Involving a lW of f HMl.OuU
Tub t ranco-Oarman war cloud la f net
disappearing, and tho boltef Is growing
that the whole acaro was tbo work ol
A ni-ncttof seven buildings wasnostroy
M by tiro ot Hurley, Wis., on the 4th.
Fnt'R tfirls were burned to death In a
school-house at ftl Monlquo, Province of
Quebec, on the 4th.
Miss M art Htf.wart was burned U
dea'.hat hor home, near Jefferson City.
Mo., on tbe 4th.
CnAin.RS T a i. hot, tho Memphis (Tenn.)
hotel clerk, wna captured In KunsasCity.
Ma, on the 4th, and Fanny DnVonport'i
diamonds wero recovered intact,
I the Italian Chamber nf Dnputies, on
the 4th, tho credit of 6.XM,000 francs foi
the sending of reinforcements to tbo Boa
dan wns passe 1 by a vote of 317 to 13.
J. li. wniuuT, or Missouri, haa beet
nominated to bo Chief-Justice of tbc
Supreme Court of Arixona Territory.
Ax obstruction placed on the track ol
the Pan-Handle road, near Coshocton, O.
on tbe 4th, dorai'od tbe limltod oxpross
but no one was Injured.
A attxsATiONAi, report comes from Wash
In gt on to tbo effect that a scheme Isoi
foot among the ultra-sllvor men to lm
poach Hocretary Manning.
Tub recent storm in the Canadian North
west Is said to be tho worst ever ex
perienccd In the history of tho Canadian
L'nitrii IStatks Thkhm-hxr Job n ax ad
mils that ho ia to be vice-president, an
Secretary Manning prcsidoiit of tbe West
ern National Is ink of New York-
Hakut MtMrxN, tho Clevtlund fur rob
bor, was rescued from two detectives ot
tbe Ctovolaud & Pittsburg express trail
near Iluvenna, O., on tho morning of tbi
4th, by live confederates, who shot thi
ofllcera several times, and clubbed them,
billeting prob'ibly fatal wounds.
William Co h stoc k, the oldest coDvltr
ln tbe Auburn N. Y.) peniteotinry, dioc
on the 4th. He waa received at the prisoi
In ?M on a life sentence for a murder it
Madison Couuty. lie killed his father ant
mother and cut out thoir hearts and ate
Fu.txK Mai.i.ox, an ex-eonvlct, attempt
ed to murdor Warden J oh a Ureen, of th'
Kings Couuty (N. Y.) penitentiary, anc"
Keeper John Hughes on a Noatrant1
svouue bo ise -car on tbe evotting of ttu
Fivr coal firms along tho Monongsheli
river bavo conceded tbe demands of thiei
employes and are now in operation
Thrtre oro indications that the oxocutivt
board Kutgbts uf Labor, which is examin
ing the books of tho coal operators
will agree upon two and throe-four t hi
cents. "If Ibis bo ffue," said ouo of th
rep rose nl allvo minora on the 4th
"1 think th? men could be Induieitoac
eept ttas a compromise. But IX tho board
decides on two and a half cents they wil
LATE NEWS ITEMS.
Tub Henate, on the 7th. passed the bill
appropriating Jl,OW,0Ul for sca-coa.t de
feases. Nothing of general uuitortanca
us at-complished in tbo House.
Tub employes of the Kouth Boston horse
railroad lied up that road on the 7th, no cars
being taken out. Tbo men were opposed lo
lite superintendent and wanted teu hours'
work instead of twelve hours per day
l wo negroes, with a men sense of honor.
fought a duul at Hobokcn, (lu.. recently.
Fifteen puces were stcped off and at tbc
drop ol a handkerchief the firing begun.
One was mortally wounded, but m falling
ne perforated the olhor, who will also die.
V rimikko Bitos., tobacco dealers of
Chicago, bavo failed with about tU'.uu lia
Tu a Hupremo Court of Louisiana haa do
cidod that tbe Hunday law is unconstitu
Tub Dcnnison Paper Company, of Mo
baiiic Fulls and Canton, )., baa sus
pended. Liabilities about tM-Vi.tiikll.
ua appeal of Lotcnso Know, the Mor
mon, to the Hupieuio Court of tbo L rilled
Htatea ngutnnl the cumulative soutcuccs
against htm fur lolguiuy was decided It:
Thr (Itivoruor (Jencral of Canada was
escort oil to tbe ice palace ut Montreal on
the t ti, where ho fonually opem-d tho car
nival. IninictiM) crowds were m the city.
Ovkh 3tsj men empieyed in J. H. Thuuip-
Mjn tV Co. s stenl works, at Jm-scy City, N.
have quit work uud the I.ietoi y is bile.
1'uh Clollniig L&ehango of Pbilwii lpbia
recently carried out Its ibre.it of locking
out Kmejila ol Labor. Tbe liH Knut threw
l,0ni cutters out ol work aud fully U-u times
that iiiuiilier ol others who depciulvd upou
item lur cuiployiiient.
Mi.mcax de.H'i'tutecn nod not liitluns
'omtuilli'd tbo recent outuet in Arizona.
tloi lMiril lirotbeiH, liiaitulaetuu it, of
lathing, rinUth Iphia, 'a., ba nude an
asrtiuiiieiit with f h,or. tiabiiiiies.
Paknki.i. uioe-i his amendment to the
iho addict to tho thiiuio ia tbe Uiiu.-.h
Holidc uf t oiiiiiioim on the ?lh.
Tur cxptof.i-ii uii'lcr tin peirolcum Holds
it Baku, llnhsut, eie.ttfl meat alarm. Tho
volt ano wliii h fiilloived tbro,v out umd cov-
nug a stp.arc iinic s.-vcu U fouvtocu fvot
llCMH Cl.AY ItfAX, the well klloWU 1-oU-iciau,
uicd rccctiiiy in Putt tutu County,
Mo., aged sixiy-llo. He wus at one time
bupiuin cl tbo L tilled Hlutca Henate.
Tub rtiipiuitio Coiiit uf Iuiiana has
fouudJutljio II envy L. Liuurus guilty ol
uialleusuiKU uud gross misconduct in oilice.
Tito Judge was of ihouvtl distt iLt cokirt uf
the pariah ol New Orleans.
I ut; b punish lupublu au omIlS in Fi ance
have resolved lo lonu a vu.uuUvr luco of
.'.uud to uiaiat FiaiKu iu case ol a hot wnb
tSi-A i u tin tided because France has ob
tainitl couirol of siiuieg'C prtiioiia m
Moiweo, ciiiiututi.liiig i it u uaiavaa luatu U
lite bcurt ol lliul country,
Thr HtiuU Cohiuibia Legislature was
fuieotl lu liilioiitn ftir u week rmnllv ba.
cause ol U, ,Hl,-'i,,g culd its he build.tjg,
MISSOURI STATE NEWS
The NUf liafatwvw.
fx the Renal, on tnetflfb. tint little fttrMn)
w tmortanee wns trnnnncterf. Mr (Inte-wi
habeas corpns bill waa paaaed. ft eJir-t is trt ,
E-vent (hi antai of the osn ft tbe wrtt of
hfa rVYTX"ti re Of"1 ens of prafis swdeT
elghtwn years of s' wh't httve had eateite of
d aih enmointitl trr ffnpr1enrnT'nt to in pen
itentiary. trSeVevwl eas haw lilety oeeutredl
where persnna whose afttrwe wre enrntrnrt
ed by the (fovernor hav slvi thetr llw-r-ty
by the abuse of the writ of hiibma rorpMsf.
...... In the Hons th following Wil wrf
Intrealtit'Wait Moklng stilts ta emtfrtte-i
of over 1 ft, nt) Inhabitants triable aft
first term: amending th rowl laws
abolishing the otnceo rid rTvrrwer; asaesalnaf
a poll tax of one dollar: letting Work by rnrt
traet: come ing surveyors tilnpvt rwivla: rtt
franchising for nnn payment of tnx: em rmwtf
trtff eounly enwrU to aell slxtennfk aerrtofS
Srhnnl lands without petition of nonraiVrW
Wf district, a now required by law- to eresie
board of townbtp onmrnlastoaers: tn pro mi
for the use of eonvteS labor la making arhrml
hooks, and to ereat a Ptnt school board-
ptvtvtrte for the few rltstnt-ntfoii of booh. Th
joint and concurrent reaolation erovldlsrg tor
the submission to the people of the capital re
moval question was called up. and. after
lively debate, was otkid by a vote of at yea
to 71 aavs.
I w tbe fVnatft. on the fTtft. an onrunal anm
ter of petlttooa -re raarabd. tsrelhMr wiib
S fair sprinkling of new bit I. Tlie Adlwwiatf
bUla were paased: mrkltng that plot e
Mil) it tons to cities, towns and villages, or nf 0
plots of ground within two miles of mny rttTt
town or vlllage.except cemetery plots, shard! con
form to the street of sorb, ettv: pmvlilm that
Junes may sentence to the penitentiary, for
leas than fifty year, to cnaew of eonvtrtion of
murrey fh the first dgres; providtng that
prisoners convicte.l rrf mNdcmesnor or felony
and subject to Imprtwonnwnil tn connty yail,
nay be. In tha dlsctvttofl of tin mirt,
sent to the city work-hmisp; U ewMt
bh a branch county clerk's ortt e ta Kansaa
f'tty. providing that the Commissioner ol
frtbov statlXln( shall make hla annual report
ha or before the ,1th day of V'vembor; provid
ing that no cause of proceeding shall be con
tinued from a reguh.r to a apeelnl or ad
journed term of oourt Wlthmlt ftscweiit of par
ties ; changing t time or hobUng entrt hi the
Third judicial olrouit; giving JurUce of the
peac nmeurrnnt jurisdiction in all adlowe
brought on ounatahle'a bonds In thr H'uso
a numhef nf new bills were tntnidueed. but ao
other business Of lmprtanc was tranaacKst.
Ix the Senate, on the aath. a resolntloa was
Introduced requesting the House In appoint s
committee to invest) Kate the snle of Auricnltv
ural College landa. to act with the ftenate com.
m it tee appointed for the aame panwr'- Mr
Hunter called up bis funding MIL An aRienaV
Bient providing that not "tcae." Instead ot
"Bore." than fwi.iiil he set apart nnneallj
for the sinking fund waa adopted, and th
bill Was ordered - engrossed and. prlated.
Th Senste refnsed to prtsa the bill Intro
duced by Mr. Mdllnnfs, which provide thai
"when two or more defendants are Jointly In
dicted for any felony they shall be tried -
srstcly or Jointly, la the discretion of the
court.' The vote was reconsidered hj which
the Senate refused to engrms Mr. fVors' MU
taxing theatrical and minstrel pwrfarrmancra.
After an amusing debal toe bill woe orrtcrod
engrossed and printed In tbe lToe. e
motion to reconsider lb vol by wbuh that
resolution to remove the capital was lost,
wna, after an effort tn talH It, car
rled. and the suttjit-t was ramtponed nnWl Frb
ruary In. The n-imrt of th- majority of lit
committee on costUtutlonil arneivimnta In
favor of submitting a rrrnhHntlon arnndntent
wan followed by the reatlluif at length of th
minority report. The rcsdutioo was nrdreJ
firlntcd. Tho debate on the hill to rrp"l tha
aw of Iffi" was postponed until February .
Ix the Senate, oa the 91st, Mr. Downffle. as
troductvl a roaolntlotj reannounefng the prtnsi
plesof the Declaration oflariependeaee raistlvg
to the natural right of th ollis-n. and oW lac
ing it to be the sense of the Mtisie tbat It is
oftpoaed to any law which Interfere with tba
rtghtaorwttn tho fundamental arinrtples of
government, or that would Impair the local
self-government of the people of trteSiat.
The resolution then declares that local oyttosi
Is the true solution of the liquor qunstio tn
connection wilt, the present Htirh-ltrrase law.
A resolution was also offered limit
ing the introduction of Wits to March, - -except
tbe Ueoeral Appro prtatlo, MIL
A number of bills were tnindtced
and appropriately refcrrt-d. among then owe to
appropriate HMMiii for the enlargement an
Improvement of the Capllot building In
the liouae several new bills were introduced.
The bill to provide for the publication of peti
tion a for dram-shop licenses was ttofented on a
motion for engrossment. Toe Antl-llnekeft
Shop bill was withdrawn f.ora the eoronilttej
on commerce by Its suthor and tabled. That
bill to repeal the law forbidding the manufact
ure and sale nf nloomsnrarln went to tagros
menl; also the bill lo r4luce the nombnr aad
tm of chslleogrs by the defendants ta ci-ua-Insl
Ix the Senate on tbe 1st there was a shower
of antl submission petitions, aggregating about
Snui. Mr. Moron preaentod one with 1,-1 ll"
names; Mr. McOinnls. one with S,tll; Mr.
Smith, one with l.tui: Mr. lavistoa. one with
1,107; Mr. Casllemtn. one with ii.rtW; Mr.
Smith, on with 1.IV7; Mr. Proctor, on with
S.UKI1 Mr. Kerwtn, one with Hist; Mr. Jaha
snn. one with TW. The bill repealing secUoa
Ami of the Kevlsod Statute, exempting soles
given for laud from taxation, la ordr to con
form to the requlremenU of the Stat CoBatl
tut Ion. which permits no such exemption was
paaaod; also the bill, which provides that "no
contract for the sale of land made by aa
agent shall be binding upon lht prluciuat unlrsa
such agent ia authorised in writing to tnok
such oon tract." Among the new bills intro
duced waa one to make the practice of abortioa
a felony In tne House the greater portion
of tbe day was taken up In the reception of pe
titions and thr introduction of new bill. After
a Dumber of bills had been onlered to engroas
men. and some routine business IfsAsactAHa,
the House adjourned till tbe Sd.
Miscellaneous It ana.
The (). A. R posts of Ht Louis are all
busy with tho preliminaries of th Na
tional Encampment, lo be held In that
city next fall, aud already some uf tbe dis
tant posts are contracting for hotel ao
It ia expected that by the end of the
present year tho department of Missouri,
(1. A. K., will have fully lH.ouo rnpu oa iu
Hons of Veterans oamna are being or
gam sod throughout tbe Htate to bo ready
for the fall campaign against Hi Lout.
Tbe Hupreme Court has affirmed tbeaev
fence of Daniel Jewell, condemned to
death in Hi. Louis for tbe murder of but
wife. He ta to be banged March II.
Itrds have been opened by tbe Huper
vising Architect of tbe Treasury at Wu
iugton for the marble work of tbo JufTor
son City tlovorameut budding.
The Htute militia are feeling ia a little
better spirits, havistg reoeived cheering
assurance from tbe Btat capital that,
ihuir claims upon tbe eousidentUoa of the
Mtato law-in akors will receive prjpor ooa
sideration. Warden Marmaduke ia nnder arrest.
A broil xe Venus do Metlicl, valued at
11,71X1, one of tbe art treusuruj uf tbe Ht.
Louis Morcantile Library, was overlooked
in thu move from tbe old building, now in
protwss of demolition, and cum- vory near
being sucrillced to a junk man for Ave dol
lars by a contractor who bud purchased in,
a lump all fixtures, etc., left in the build
iug. Veuus was rescued, aud repoaos in a
quiet corner of the temporary quarters of
Pat Evens, an old time Kansas City
gambler, waa killed a few nights ago by
au elevated train. He waa sixty years of
ugo, and had beeu a reaideut of tbe city fur
ibirty rive yoara.
Thu milkman of Ht. Liu is are oatcbiug
it for Uiluttug Ihe milk th y sell.
A Ht. Louis reHt-ter cauio very ae.tr
being run in br the police a few days ago
on a charge of moabiug. He hns quite at
exioudod at.'qudiutaiu'e among tbo fair
sex, and the vigilaut cotiserv-itor of th
peace thought be waa alli'-'th-r to froo
with bis sttlub to posat n lAdiesashe
waited on a corner for a car. aud rubed
him over to a "hoodlum box," wbeo
friends came to bis relief aod explain!
who he was. When the policeman Warned
be was a mporier he remarkedi "lb
so tiles it.'
Tlie street railways of 81 Louis during
the year )tHtf too, in upwards of ri,"ii OJd
In fares, carryiug ', 'Me paaseugars.
There were ltJ deaths aud X'4A btrtba ia
Ht. Louts last weok.
Patrick Orogan, of HL Louis, wh waa
appending the winter in tbe Houiu, did
ui New Orleun a few days ago, being
stricken down white at the cuufosion:.l in
Bt Patrick's Chunb iu that cily. lie waa
a brolUer of Kev. Austin Orogau, of Ur
baua, and of lie. John U. Uruga. af Cbi'
Two brothers. Prof C. K. Kuruwo oI
ZoA'anab Taylor Furguaou. who bod no
sci-n eth otbor for twenty -six yettra, nvt
iu ludepdo-icitue a fev days ago. U wea
Itke a (over's tueeUo.