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si nday, .... NOVEMBER 7.
Colorado Democrats are jubilant over
the election of their candidate for Gov*
Mr. Lamar has been making patriotic and
conciliation speeches, while Blaine has
been bolling the devil's broth for the dis*
contents and malignants.
Dr Bryi i - little billet dom to Mr
Mullen bas a spice ol artistic repartee in
it whi.ii Mr. Mullen will not appreciate
aa highly as the avi ider.
'? Anarchy.' says one ol' the oracle- of
the press, ?? i- the righi todo as yon please
and keep other- from doing the sami
which i- a pithy paragraph inscribed to
Red-Flag Lu ms.
Some people will say that bord Eldon
was thc enemy ol' thi- Commonwealth
because we quoted his remark- from an?
other paper and applied il lo thc back
action performance of the pol
Master Workman Butler, of Chicago,
issued an order thi- week to thc beel
of the order employed at Armour- to
stop work, in order to ba.k tin- striking
hands in another paekimr hou-c
Only 400 OUt of 1,500 obeyed the order.
anti halt of these returned to work.
Thc c\c-- of thc revenue o\er the I \
penditures hai been 190,000,000 for four
Then what l's to become ot thc surplus
revenue, and is it to be forever accumu?
lating because tin- Republicans want pro?
The confirmation of Mr. Carlisle's elec?
tion reassured the drooping Democrats
all OTC! the country. The Kentucky
statesman explains that his friends were
too sure, and did not take thc trouble to
work and organize, lb- says thal not a
fourth of hi- regular vote was polled,
while thc minion-ol' monopoly made a
still hunt against him.
Wc-urree entirely with the StaU that
all good citizens should take a certain
amount of interest in politic-.
It ls a duty to one's own interest ami to
tbe community to exercise imh au
Individual's single influence towards
proper government. Ibu thc politicians
"who hold the OulCOS owe a duty much
more inipi rat ive
lu this country we understand that
civil officer! are public servants, and they
should attend to theil official business in
a manner to command respect for the
policy of the party which i- supposed to
act on patriotic principles.
In this State, if the Democratic party
is to make a patriotic fight to hold thc
Legislature, it must make baste lo poa!
Itself on true principles. At present the
plan .seems to be to wage an absurd fight
against the United States Supreme Court
decision- and to terrorize citizens out ol'
their light to pay their taxes in coupons.
The manhood of Virginia will m-ver tol?
erate such a policy when thc facts are un?
derstood. If the Auditor chooses io ask
people to pay their taxes in mom
?veil anti so good; but to deny the poor?
est citizen or a tramji the righi which he
lias under the law isa flagrant violation
>f Democratic principles, and no party
can Htand on such a retold.
No Legislature can be elected on any
The thing is a monstrosity.
THK. HICCKHH OF OUH I'F.NNY PAI'F.H.
Our editor has heen working on the
Daily 'ldmks all flay and sitting up with
itali night for two weeks, and there
ward i- an unprecedented success for
such a short time. Hut the stockholders
of our concern, who an representative
business-men of Richmond, must now re?
member to tell their friends to back us
with the advertising.
Thc circulation of the daily and weekly
tl Over five thousand already, and we arc
sab- in saying thai it will soon reach ten
Thc condensation of all the news and
the crisp character ol' the editorial
in tin- lim- of thc telegraphic thought of
thc time. The paper i- intended lo give
a correct bulletin ol thc new- and to
represent a healthy ami honest public
We have heard of but one Bingle word
of disapprobation, and that came from a
mau who had borrowed the paper from a
poor little new-boy. and alter reading it
through wouldn't pa] thc penny.
i ni mn Bl tn lil. I" ki mn i vi i\ i B.
The roll of the House -till looked ugly
forthe Democrat- yesterday morning, but
the returns during thc day materially al?
tered the li-t. California reported two
out of the six districts and a Democratic
Legislature, which gives as a gain of one
in the House and a senator in the place
Of Miller. North Carolina reported an?
other Democrat, making the delegation
-even Democrat- to two Republicans.
Colorado still held up to tbe Democratic
hopes of gainain that state. The two
doubtful districts in Weal Virginia re?
ported nothing positive. In Minne-.,ta
both -ides claimed thc victory.
In Indiana the indications were that
the Legislature would be Democratic.
ohio reported Campbell (Democrat)
elected our Little.
By this count the Democratic majority
in the Fiftieth i w Ul be eighteen.
Genera] (luke, derk of the House,
- .\ - thal the Democrats will have twenty
majority in the rn \t House.
TM UtOl WENT Ol I \< l 8.
When the average citizen pondei
the position of this Mate in taking by
fore* the property of people who pay
their taxes in coupons, as they have b
righi to do. if that citizen was at Appo
mattox Courthouse in the year ol' our
Lord ls,'">. be cannot bul ask whether
there is ai Confederacy to give us a flag un?
der which wc could be safe, and whether
the Virginia oyster navy could protei t
the port of Norfolk against a foreign
foe. A- the government of the '.
states j- the only one we have, and as
our noble and patriotic Governor has so
ably pointed out the [.obey of conciliation
and loyalty, i- it nol in harmony with
these facts that the State of Virginia
should respeel the law of the United
States? I- it sensible to bawl like a
schoolboy about thc corruption of judges '?
All the baw line w ill not change the decree.
Genera] Robert bee, the Roland of
modern times, was unmistakably a better
soldier than General Grant.
But thc result of Appomattox cannot
be changed by thal fact.
Nor can any charge of corruption
against the United State- Supreme I
alter the inevitable results of their decisg
CON8ER1 \ l l>M \M? row : i;
Thc party which in I ^*-^ -how- the
most moral strength and posts itself mos!
positively againsl the rising wave of com?
munism will be the one thal will draw
to it all the conservative and health)
feeling of this country. There are thou*
- ami thousands of workingmen
who will be beguiled with the sensation
of land confiscation and other revolu?
tionary theories, and there are immense
number- of foreigners who sympathize
with Socialists enough to contribute the
dynamite clement of the coming political
strife. There is many a di D w h..
will market his popularity to the Knights
of Labor or any Other association wilban
But, after all, tlc- great majority ot
American voters, workingmen and em?
ployers, will, at the pinch, see thc n. . i |
sity for a Strong and patriotic party, de?
voted to our free institutions and to law
The question for the Democracy is bi
tween demagogism and conservatism.
There i- no denying the fact thal the
property interest of the country will fol?
low the party that grasps the i ? tm bc-t.
A Russian officer with a band of Mou?
rin- has seized the Bulgarian
Governor of Bourgas in bis palace. The
Officer i*- the same one who made the
lirst attempt at BOttTgai to kidnap Prime
In Augusta county the Democratic can?
didate lost over MO votes in a falling off
in tho whole vote of 1,040 from *84 In
Rockinghaai thc vote fell ofl 1,967, com?
pared with two years airo ; of which the
Republican! leal 881 and the Democrats
ititi. In Page county the vote waa 1,748,
against 9,422 two years ago, the falling
oiT affecting the Democrat! more than
the Republicans. In Botefpurt county
the vote fell from 1,000 to 1,880, the Dem?
ocrat* again sustaining moat largely thc
decreased vote. It il qUitC illlprobuble
that there wai any Republican gain any?
?rill; WATCH-DOG OF THE Ti:i:.\s
A marshal bold
('.un doun the brae.
A F. S. writ in hand,
"A mule i* sold,
Mack the day."
Quoth he unto hi* band.
Then high he waved Hie writ in air
And called the treasurer out ;
Not long, yon bet, be waited there;
A black horse 1 rooper StOUt
Strode to thc trout ;
?? You Yankee cuss," cried he.
" I.* this a hunt
Ko]- a coupon mule, or me ! "
Ile waited not to bear reply,
But sicked hi* bulldog on,
A nd e'er the mai -bal starts lo liv
The dog cuts a coupon.
sri ? I \l. AM) ll KSON M
Thc French Minister, M Roustan, ls
expected to arrive in Washington neal
M; Gladstone ba* declined to accept a
national testimonial. Sodid Disraeli on
bbc unblushing Democratic frauds "
i* the Republican explanation of om
cess in (California and Indiana.
Anarchists are the barnacles that fasten
themselves to the labor organizations, and
are not akin to thc bodv thc\ adhere to.
The World thinks that the President
should hi-\ seriously concerned and do
what he can to ret rie\ <? the lost ground.
Thc ??Acharnian*" of Aristophanes will
be produced shortly in New iork, and a
dramatic critic pronounce* il more
chestnut than Hamlet.
Il the election had been held on April
l it would have been hud to fool a
r number of persons I
Kev. Dr. Glynn is looking fai ahead.
He says thal tnere will be a grand "Land
Doctrine" party, which will be victorious
ni 1892. He says that the Leader may be
suspended, but thal there will be another
n of a mw party.
since october 15th the Rankin family
have been ill a *talc of d'L'c in Saild
w itch, < Mitario.
'bbc Rankins bad a feud nith the Mc
i. . ami one of the latter being wonted
in a broil served out a warrant on Rankin.
The biller, with some of hi* kin, ban:
<aded their house and the police cannot
Spreckels, the "sugar king," ls mad
willi King Kalakaua. ol' the Hawaiian
Islands, and ha* returned tO hi* majesty
the decorations given him by that po?
tentate, One of them is a pair of spurs,
.md another a ring to wear in the noae.
Both presents In savage laid* are con?
sidered as article* ol clothin
Hi VV. x\ Corcoran on Friday made
a visit to the Columbian College prepara?
tory school, and, after a short address to
the assembled pupils in pleasanl remi?
niscence of hi* ow ii school-boy day*, bc
rued i" each Btudent a photographic
copy of the beautiful paintinj " The Boys
??-lon,'' which he recently gave to
the school, and which now hangi on the
wall ol it* main room.
" Anti you wouldn't think it *lra:
I wen io ask \ ou to *dn a little paper to
the effect that we are engaged, would
< leoi ? loo happy to think an\ -
thing strange just then, and he *dne<l the
paper with a trembling hand and a burst?
Then she laid her cu against his mid?
dle vest button, and they were very, very
?? Tell me. darling, ' leorge said, after a
long, delicious silence, "why did von
want me io ilgn thal j.aper.- Do you not
repose implicit confidence in my love for
voil ': '
??Ah, ye*." she sighed, with Infinite
content, " indeed, [do; but, George, de ir,
I have been fooled BO many tim
^. York I'n<hp, rnl, nt.
Thc Richmond Diapateh, writing on the
debi question in it* i**uc of Sunday, Sep?
tember 18, 1881, in diBCUBSing the ??Min?
nesota i ase," used this unfortunate lan
guage -. " Fut the Riddleberger bili
? r>pmii.it, ' the debi of Virginia?47 per
cent, ol' the principal of the consol bonds
ami nearly three-fourths of the ini.
lt doterepnxUate^470ol even $1,0001
and forty-four dollar* and ten cent! "!
every sixty dollars of Interest. ' /.'turin
tin Alexandria <'it:<tt>.
THE "TIMBS" ( AKKIKUS AUK
DIRECTED To COLLECT WEEKLY.
SIX CENTS A WKKK
CLASSES OF SEAMEN.
EACH MAN, WHEN HE SHIPS, IS AL?
LOWED TO RATE HIMSELF.
Tli? I npl< i-.int lCctultft to th? Siiilor
who Psst raise iiimteir? Able Isasasn,
Ordinary Seamen hihI Hoy-*-?Work ol
An ordinary ship- crew may I*- divided
into three elssses-Htfass stamen, ofdhssr***
assn and Ik.v^. u bicfa latter term lipiifWn any
--en far ms; novice, (nts <pecti ve <>f aga or sile.
heh man, when lu* ships, rasas himselff nv
Bnencsd by nothing but Ins own conscience,
or, rather, reason, And yet, with all thi.- (ree
dom, it is a rarity foi- any take advantage of
Hip herns* hy fraudulently shipping a I.
rate for higher pay. It should slsobeSSid
that if found om siter clearing from port
and they are certain to be so?they find no
sympathy fore or aft. It is not only deceiv?
ing thc captain and offloars, but slso,and even
more so, thc men, who find their number, al?
ready small enough, reducsd by one and fin
rher burdened l.y his share of the work. So
weil are tin* coDSsquencss understood that
--ailors prefer underrating themselves ratler
'iian stand the ri-k of incurring them.
Formerly, .-i sailor in want of ii -hi|) OSme
to the docks, where bs mads his choice, much
to ihe adi ? both himself and the cap
tain. Now h ? is required to present himself
before ths shipping commissioner of the
port, where be joins a ship that lies per
baps three miles ..tr. and which he bas
never seen. A captain comes doun with
. : er. They select their com
plenn nt ..f i.. n from among thecrotvdstand?
ing oul office, '.'? no an* then brough I
befoi ?? ih>> -ii- r, by whose
captain ta. I. while the arti' 1- s are
i - ad t" tie I, Which
ve afterward ?? I to sign, giving at
. im.-, residence and
. i :) .'. i.
. A \ ..VA'.
lt i- dis!
,-u ? be ls -i i.' d ?'?
to which i
plies In thea I
o I . . '? ?
which be i I
li : lb in
ship thi" shipping offl
v.hoi (ci ml dead d
who dion i b lr iii :
. times I
:i paid Off from B
. li not ..ni} to renew Ins outfit, bul to
i a few corni it ibla
? ? this, -..me regularly pul b) their
ravings, ol which a tidy (.alane- -.
writer ni- tat I
colored seaman Who bad thus accumulated
n i be br. ."Id'.n . la*, inga I
\n able -? arnon musl . ? ?? mer
to hand, i rfc upon the
tht t rm "a goo
U*l Land at WOI
on the i Irdinory seamen
v. h. The third ol a ci cally
formed of ordinary seamen. They ai
ito hand, reef and steer and do small
n pairs on tl; ? rigging. The oi uni ii
rn each watch take turn about infetchi ?
i.Hi.1 from tli" galley t" the foi
up tile plates and cleaning out the fore
th--} also help tbe apprentice* or boys to
ap the decks ol an evening.
Ari-IIKNTICKS OB Hoys.
Next come tho apprenti s, Almost
?ail "blue water"shi| i carry them Formerly,
in the British service apprenticeship was
sd upon all Lad 1 1 m.bs Tim
inately; dow the "pris liege," as it is calli d, is
reserved for those whose parents eon afford
premium ranging from thirty to
-ixty guineas, and sven .nor..-, tor s term ol
-, generally four. The whole tim.j
The only sdi I Bined if so it
cu be caller] is living apart from the crew,
Directly be steps ab Ipbeisauboy,'1
BO matter whist DJS BSJS may bs, for four
sad be musl do boy's won an ai -
happy disappointmenl to many a v
youth fresh from the outfitters, in his dark
blue -mt and gilt button-, Dot forgetth
on tbe cap, "brass bound and copper
oed," a.s sailors saj. < ii course, I
? a **dousedn sud packed away in bis
?, being replaced by tho-* ai
. r which he was the I isl thankful al
..iiiit!'i- a coarse woolen singlet and shirt,
? pants and "jumper" and Scotch .-ap.
iii- iir.-l job is invariably to sweep up the
mud on deck and shovel it overboard.
Wli.-ther a British "apprentice" or an Amen
i."V," it muk.-, no difference ni thu
.rcatui'-nt?all the mos! menial duties fall to
hun. They have to .lean ad the lamps ab Ard
trim tin-m every a.i\ , the ads lights
g a particularly duty joh. No distill.?
t .ii is is made aboard inp between an ap?
prentice and a fora estie boy; their duties are
identical and then- food the same; m fact, the
? would l.-arn hi- profession quicker,
being continually with the men. Theonlj
difficulty with u lad who first goss so sv.i m a
for--, a.-ti.-, is his getting out of it. Although
with a good education, perhaps, if not very
Iteady, h" linds his ambition to rise soon die
out under the hmueneeof ins shipman*
? lor. Brooklyn l
li erich ".Irwfl Cloth."
A fashion magazine telLs of a "jewel cloth''
being imported, which waa Assigned by aa
oious Frenchman, Black and colt re I
beads w-ov. n in lacs having been such a sac*
tho pro peet ht vary 20**1 for the intro
duction of emeralds, rabies, sapphires, dia?
monds, etc Ther.- will probably be excel
lent representations of thSSS pieCMOS htones,
and sven thia wiU muka a cloth vory yalu
AN OPERA HOUSE UNDERGROUND.
Marvelous Beauties nf a Great Care In
C'nloraalo?Natural Bet of Chimes.
What is called the grand cavern or caverns
is about one ami a half miles from ManiUiu,
din-ctly up tb.d'te j>a8S?a road worn and j
cut <>ut of tiie ry k that Bindi up into the
Kookies, over which tbs Utan anwa aecue
tomed t" pass In the <>ld times of tinily years
actiag BBBong the ledges about
a thousand! et above tba pass tba present
owner, i; w. BnJdar, discovered a small
opening and by arorkingat it soon found him?
self in the large hail that is tbs eoBBnaanca
ment of | ft rles of rooms and tunnels that
now constitute one of tho wonders of tho
All alola,' tho path innuerousstalactitcs and
stalagmites wara sven, but perfectly tame and
harmless, confined by tba wire netting and
safe from the bands of randal* On tha right
w.ie a lot of bones, also protected by aire,
said to be thom of a bear, but they were foi
and wild at bones and probably those of
some other small mammal that had crawled
Into the cai e to die.
From this Interesting walk we enter Stalac?
tite hail, where many Strang! forms have
been molded by nature. Here i* a dear's head,
seemingly in whits Burble, the antlers almost
perfect; bird*, trees, bunnin lice* and a hun- j
.Ired mid one fanciful shapes worthy of atten?
tion, l ewing on, the rotunda kt reached,
where some tine stalactites reach down to tha
floor, forming pillara. Near her.* isa i s
room, about sixty feel high, cali, d, vory ap?
propriately, the opera bonan, having a par
.1 two til rs of galil risa .-.ii an
Poi ls a natm
chimes. Tin* i* by far the I eat In theo untry,
and in tin* r sped the Manitou
i . The chin* * are a set of
stalactite formations, con the well,
furn thin, upi-.. i
side by ride, and that, when i
ed and tuneful
In the opera 1
? :u a perfect churn, the
what the I nskilled applaud.
[a t a a ? du a
1 ? '
i ?, until ll be
more . Invalid 11
ne, or l< I her Bqut ak oul I
the thi r line until il sounds
Cul as the cry ot i]
Bom< one na d suffice I
the ball w plaudits.
-, v.h.. maj be al
sing the simplest melody with rn giving one
the cramps,and uh..*.- warmth approa
the temperature of a Canadian iceberg
perhaps display a flexibilit) i
that ot an
ip bar fireworks and rockets in the form
c. s, in sixteenths, a*
one's tympanum with ber infernal trills, with
awful persistency and wi;bout taking breath,
I be parquet
up from its seat and bon I In ecs
And still another singer may have tal
bis bead that "declamatory expref
or "emphasis," Iel it !*? correct or false, i.ut,
at all evi ni -. strikingly
tuts the all of drama* io music; that these
qualities i i uper
?? rtltj ? 1 tone, tune and r. thin
i ully suffice to replace the real con!
musical form, melody, tempo and key. To
(ill ti, rated demands of such bom
?, high lb ? ted and con
style, be ai mmes the right ot I
1 liberties with the most imp..nant
works Yet, if he brings this ystemol
before a certain public, he maybe assured
thal tbs most lively and honest enthu
will reward bim; becauasbs bas murdered a
great masu r, destrt ?j ed a masterpiece, torn a
lovely melody into tatter-, and degraded a
noble passion. -American Musician,
He Didn't Ouite I inlci-i ami.
Very strange ideal -ome people have about
the way newspap r articles ai'' prepared and
the general work of s nev. maper offl .
following is an example: The ol
spot ter wm inakni;.: : otes at :
meeting while *. ated ai roting
man, who though not yet arrived at
glories ol ? short
clothes for at . and who
bal east hil lyes upon the ranks of the
medical proft anon aa the I I uture
triumphs "?'an your editor read shortfa
"I don't think beean; why?" "Why, then I
rappose you raj
all your notea for bim." "Oh, no. Iii
foi our own use." "Then bon d.the man
LO write up tb^ n :
Wa d..'' ? ' ?h, J alua) - ,-uj |
?imply made notes of an affair ai I
tn. ;n in to the editor to be written up You
don' mean to tell me?" li . et in
Meant, I want to hear what tin* man ii c,"
biK to say." Buffalo Ext I
GovernorAlgerof Jfichigan told bm thal
while m California ba had investigated the
(mutableness of tand in vestments there and
had become com meed that In some .hr.-.
there was no such return to bi secured for
money ns Blight i* secured by mvsstasents
in that state. Bald he; "Land <>n thu hillsides
Of many of thu valleys of California, which
?an ba bought at tha present time fOr $25 an
acre, caa ba improved at a light expenditure
and planted with grapes, win. ti win make
th} same property worth m four or tivr y.-ars
from 1200 to 1300 an acre, thi lisa pereemV
age which is *nnply wonder!ul." Cor. Mew
Many a man is thought hi bl pious who is
july watching his chance?New Haven
Oi ruanizlng the 1'olc*.
The work of Germanising tho Polkai prov?
inces ki being poshed foi wald rapidly. Nine?
teen now districts are being formed, and uo
Imaster i< appoint! d unless ho has
red the Herman lan;;ua. ?
: V FLORAL store.
No H2:i Hast Main Street. Richmond, Vs,
Baskets, Bouquets, and Funei A\>
tastefully arranged al -hort notice R
Duds and Cut Plowers a specialty.
no'! dm l oriel
ullN F. TOLER,
(COT. Park av.-nueand ba .r- I StS. Pl
Ki ept constsntly .-u hand I I (>\N I.I.'- ?
M notion' for Bl iCQI'l I
KETS, kc. Funeral DESIGN*"
? ? 'Ml l.'.W I RS :
Orders by Mail, Telegraph, or i
I>.\ \< I Nt. n< MtMU.S.
I LANCING Al \l?KM*i
ll F LAUBE,
Evert BAT1 IM'W u &80 P \|
PROF T. -I MINOR'S
RM WI \ HALL
- and Ladit
n Friday al
?ll WI I RI . ftc,
iVTOWLAN & co
lier Main and Tenth
Are ..penile/ the lan.'--! and
sortmenl of line
SILVER \\ IRE DI \M
WATCHES, I' R i: NCH CLO
BRONZ1 >PEH \ -.
rh.-y have ever -bown in the
any article in l
r.unsftrK w^*.: ?.-?j.~rKKl m mwssmmsmm
Lit EB1 -1 \?:i l -
1/ 0 I: HIRE
All order- prom
T b R N E R S I A B I. i
no lim \. l
BANU RS I M> BROK ' i
John I..W il limns & Son,
Bankers and Brokers,
\- 101-i M
P. 0. Bo: RICHMOND V \.
. and .Mi;
? u BRAM li
BANKERS W I > BROKERS,
un East Mais -
nk build ?
Private n ires conni I
'i ? rfc b
?-h or oi
Y..rk and Cl
Hool 9 \Mi MHOl 8.
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IJia\-rbe./ I 1/
n.i / KENPH i s
FRENCH KIP WIRI
J, A. GRIGG,
Dr. R< >ni:ins< >>?
in all /
? n troublt .
? tte., should in
entirely eradit ai.-d fi
-?illation ! ?? ?
cal ad ?
til tO Bil}
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