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DAILY EVENING BULLETIN .
VOL. 2 NO. 284. MAYSVILLE, KY., FRIDAY, AUGUST 24, 1863. PKICE ONE CENT.
Further Details About the Impending
Imnortnnt Electing n
Prominent Workman Nay Why
the Gln Illowern. Withheld From
. llio KnltchtM or I.nbor Tho
oT ANHCinblics mid Their
Pittsburg, Pa., Aug. 23. After a suspension
since the 1st of July, work has
been resumed in nil the Hint-glass factories
of this vicinity. This is is nn evidence
that n satisfactory arrangement
soncerning wages has been made, and that
for another year tliero will be no trouble
in this branch of the trade. The hollow-ware
and window-glass factories are still
idle, however, and the indications are that
a protracted lock-out will be inaugurated
in these trades next month, instead of a
resumption of work. Both sides are trying
to keep everything to themselves, but
it is known that the manufacturers insist
on a heavy reduction in wages, and that
the workmen refuse to accept any reduction.
Ono of the otlkiials fti an interview
"I expect a striko next month. "Wo
have been idle during the present shut
down for nearly two months, but n recent
investigation of our financial conditio"
shows we are able to do without work for
one year. This we will do rather than accept
any reductiou whatever. We can not
start on September 1 even if the manufacturers
do grant our demand", as no
fires have been lighted as yet.' The window
manufacturers have determined to
postpone their start up until September 17,
and as they generally make hollow ware
they will expect to start both at the same
The chimney glass blowers held n meeting
and, to the number of 178, cut looe
from the Knights of Labor. .Representatives
of the gatherers were present
and pledged the similar course.
The chimney men, working in Pittsburg
proper, seceded Irom the Knights of
Labor six months ago. The pressors u No
seceded from the Knights of Labor. The
getherers will meet next Sunday afternoon
and with their membership, 100, withdraw
from the Knigths of Labor, ami after the
new assombly the following Sunday. The
reason assigned for the withdrawal is that
the Knights of Labor have been of no
use to the glas3workers. In a strike of
twenty-two months, beginning in 1877, the
900 pressors and chimney-men only got
400 from the organization. Three months
beforo the inauguration of the strike the
American Flint Glass Association was
formed, with eighteen assemblies, and in
that time the strikers recieved $18,000.
Now there ure forty-two assemblies in the
United States and Canada.
Extent of Hie. Horror Greatly in.
St. Paul, Minn, Aug. 2.1. It is feared
that the halt concerning Tuesday niglitV
cyclone at Rochester and other points has
not yet been told. Fifty dead bodies havi
been recovered at Itoohester. Over llR
The latest from the scene says the telt
graph poles are leveled to the ground ain
it is impossible to get full details at present.
It is believed, however, that the en
tire country between Rochester and
was swept over and that the dene
will reach into the hundreds. In Dodgi
Center, W. Donavan's child was killed aim
every member of ten families injured
Mrs. Helen Beck, of Dodge county, wiu
taken up by the storm while in a field and
has not been heard from.
Mr. Berg was killed and his lann buildings
blown away. A young lady visitim.
Van Franche was fatally injured.
The town of Salem lay in the track ol
the cyclone, southwest of here, and is said
to be wiped out. At Rochester, a thousand
people are homeless and dependant
upon the charities of others for shekel
and the necessaries of life.
The resources and sympathies of the
citizens are taxed to tho utmost, and Jielj
is badly needed from abroad. An im
promptu hospital has teen made in
Hall, nnd about forty 8uflbrors are
being oared for by a voluntary corps m
nurses. The damage in tho city can not hi
Jess than $500,000.
Dodge Centeii, Minn, Aug. 23. Th
crops in tho path of tho cyclone two mile
south of hero were all destroyed, ant
heavy damage was dono to buildings. .
man mimed II. Elbrccht and wife wer
working in a field when they saw th
storm nnd clung to each other. When i
struck thorn ho was knocked senseless an
she was blown to a considerable distance
She was found in a horribly mutilate,
condition, ono arxn being twisted oil' am
the other nearly 8 j. A number of othti
persons were less badly injured.
Winona, Minn., Aug. 23. The cvelon
struck hero at 7 o'clock p. m. Tho " depot
wns unroofed and badly wrecked. Tin
engine house is a total wreck, tho covored
bridge near town is gone, a number of
cars in tho yard were completely smashed
llolton's elevator is a total wreck, and
half of it obstructs tho main rnilroar
track; tho streets are filled with trees and
fragments of buildings. Five cava and :u
engine were derailed at Zumbrota June
tion ; fireman Win. Iliggins jumped fron
tho cars and is buried under the wreck.
Killed With u Chlncl.
Wadesboro, N. C, Aug. 23. Two
laborers here, Paul Means and Shei
man Lindsay, quarrollod and agreed to gc
to a largo yard near by and fight it out
They went to tho place, but wliilo tlic
stood ten feet apart Means drew fiom under
his coat a heavy chisel and throw it at
Lindsay. It struck him in tho neck, inflicting
a frightful wound and serving tin
jugular vein. Deatli ensued in (ivo minutes.
Means fled at one
THE IOWA TRAGEDY.
Pnbllo Sympathy Entirely with the
Waterloo, Iowa, Aug. 23. Tito excitement
over tho shooting of tho negro
Hereon by Nathan Codner, father of the
outraged girl, has about subsided, and
public sympathy seems to be entirely in
the lattcr's favor. Codner is in jail in this
city, but is in an excited stato of mind,
almost bordering upon insanity, and can
not talk coherently on tho nubfeet.
The bullet struck Hereon about an inch to
the left of tho spinnl column, between tho
fourth and fifth dorsal vertebra:. Tho
coroner's jury found a verdict in accordance
with the facts, and Codner was held
on tho cproner's warrant. Since tho
shooting it has been developed that Codner
did not know tho full extent of tho
injury done his daughter until a short
time "beforo the shooting. Ho was not
allowed in the court-room during
the latter part of tho taking ot
tho testimony, but was present during
tho argument, and it was then made
known to him that Hereon had said before
ho left Parkersburg that he was going
to Cedar Falls to make a "mash" on
Melissa Codner, and that after he reached
Parkersburg and beforo ho was arrested he
made his boasts that ho had succeeded in
robbing her of her virtue, but said that
ho had to work hard before ho accomplished
his purpose. A letter was
also produced written to Sarah Codner by
George stating that she must get some
other girl if she could not get Melissa.
Hereon had hitherto borne a bad reputation.
"While at Mason City, about ten
years ago, ho induced his washerwoman's
daughter to run away to Clear Lake with
him, nd when ho camo back ho escaped
lynching only by jumping through the
back window ns tho men with a ropo came
iu the front door.
IhiHticccftsriil Effort of n Fretty, Hut
Unprincipled Widow. I
Baltimore, Aug. 23. Quito a sensation
was occasioned when it became hnowii
that an attempt had been made by a
voune widow well connected to extort '
!?300 from John Henry Kccnc, a prominent
lawyer and a gentleman of large
means. A few weeks ago tho young woman,
who is a daughter of John Cole, a
retired merchant, called at Keene's ollice
and secured his services to endeavot
to obtain a share of her late
husband's estate, which she alleges
is kept from her by her husband'
children by a former wife. Keeno had
several interviews with her, but always in
the presence of hi law student. A few
days ago she called and demand $500, and
remarked: "If ,ou don't give me the
money I- a scandal." Keene
delayed matters until tho next day, and in
the meantime informed the police of the
case. Detectives were detailed at KeeneV
ollice, and when the young woman
called for the money they ' over
heard the conversation, and, al
the proper time appeared, made
ku wii, and thus blocked the game
Keene refused to prosecute, and thus the
woman escaped punishment. Slicis young
and handsome, ami, the police say, hat
been sucees.ifttl in other instances. The
affair has been suppressed in tho papers
here, and only became known by accident.
Keene is a widower, and his wife was a
daughter of Cooke, the banker, of New
York. She died u few mouths ago at
Niioeltiiiir .VnniiiiU oii n Child.
St. Louis, Aug. 23. Charles Hughes,
aged twenty-three years, living on Third
street, near TVrren, has been arrested for
committing!! indecent assault on a seven-year-old
girl at his mother's house.
Hughes is considered to be mentally deranged.
His neighbors are highly incensed
at the alliur, and there has been
Miiuu talk of violence. Hughes was
always treated kindly by everybody on
account of his unfortunate condition, but
his action has made him many enemies.
An IiiHiine ?InnN Vncnrlrn.
Amsterdam, Auk. 23. John Weldon.
who appeared on the streets here shouting
wildly that a gang of desperadoes was
pursuing him, determined on taking his
life, was pronounced insane. He says the
gang drove him from hi" homo in Oneida
Castle, and that the only place of safety
ho found was iu St. Mary's Church here. "
A Government Telegraph.
Washington, Aug. 23. Friends of
Senator Edmunds, who have discussed the
matter of a Government telegraph with
liini,stuto that ho is t'loroiigiily in favor
or such a project, u id stato that he will
at the next session of Congress introduce
a bill having that object in view, and ask
for its immediate consideration.
A Had Worm.
Dallas, Tex., Aug. 23. There is somo
nlann in the eastern portion of tho county
over tho appearance in that quartet of
a peculiar worm, about nn inch in length
when grown, and of u drown color. It
feeds on all sorts of vegetation and is said
to be damaging tho cotton especially.
Ntnlilied Ily nn Unknown Mini.
Providence, Aug. 23. Albert llorton,
superintendent of Dunnell's print works
at Pawtnekct, was stabbed while standing
iu tho door of his residence by an unknown
man who pursued three young
Swedes into the yarn to rob them. liorton
was called to tho door by tho outcry.
I'liyMeal MuniroNtiitions In Mexico.
Washington, Aug. 23. Early in August
thoro was a shower of thousands of
hi. lies in Monte Morels and an earthquake
at i'atclka, causing twenty deaths nnd tho
ticbiruction of thirty houses.
r iNWANAroi.TS, Ind., Aug. 23. Tho first
socialistic organization in the State, under
tho form of law at least, hajt filed articles
of association. It is mutually beneficial
in its nature and is capitalized at $5,000,
MOURNED AS DEAD
The Return to His Parents of a
Long Lost Son.
A Tnlo or Htrnnse
Disitpncnrniico of Jiiiiich Ilothcr.
inel Evldnnco that Iradicnled Ilia
Nndden He turn lo Ills
Hamburg, Pa.. Aug. 23. Tho strange
disappearance ol J. tines E, tliermel, of
this county, has just been explained. Last
spring lie left for the West, supplied with
abundant funds by his father, Jacob
Rothermcl, who is pne of the wealthiest
farmers in Perry township. The young
man visited various parts of the West,
nnd after sojourning several months in
Iowa became sick with fever. While in a
half delirious state he attempted to return
home, and proceeded as far as Chicago.
Hire he got on the wrong train tuul w.is
carried into the wilds of Michigan. lie
lost his ticket and money in the cars at a
point more than a hundred miles north o!
Chicago, and was put oil' the ears hy the
conductor. He remained in the pine
forest for seven dayb before he was able to
elleet his way to a settlement, having meanwhile
satisfied his hunger with roots and
berries. His clothing was torn hy coining in
contact with brambles and briers, and he
was a pitiable object. Having escaped
from the forest ho undertook to walk
home, and tramped across the countrvin
this forlorn condition until he finally arrived
iu Venango county this State,
broken down in health and spirits
lis clothing was a mass of rags, his feet
were sore and painful, and he was partially
demented by reason of his sufferings,
lie was committed by a magistrate to the
almshouse, where ho received medical
treatment. After regaining sufficient
strength ho last Friday wrote to his father,
stating his whereabouts, and requesting
that 30 be sent him to enable him to return
home. The father instead straightway
sent another son, who arrived on
Sunday at the almshouse, and there was a
happy meeting between the brothers. The
long-lost son, who was mourned as dead
on account of his trunk having been received
soon after it was expressed fron
Chicago and his son having failed to appear,
is now at homo with his parents,
and there was a great jollification at the
INFESTED WITII THIEVES
The AlllicCinn or it Unlet I.I tile
Sturgeon Hay, Vis., Aug., 23. The
quiet little village of Bay View, just
across the bay, is at the mercy of a gang
of thieves who are prowling about back
yards during the still hours of tho night.
i'hey have either entered or attempted to
enter nearly every house iu town, but us
far as known they have not succeeded in
carrying anything away. Thursday a
number of the citizens formed themselves
into a vigilance committee and during tho
night secreted themselves in various
places with a view ot capturing tho rascals
if possible. About midnight several
suspicious characters were seen prowling
about tho giounds and residence of Hon.
Joseph Hani-'. The signal agreed upon
by the citizens was given, but tho fellows
tucceeded in making good their escap.i in
the woods close by. They were ordered to
stop, and paying 'no attention to the command
several shots were tired at their retreating
forms. It is thought that there
.re fie persons in the gang, and that they
ii the ame ones who have been operating
in tliis city.
A FOREIGN FORGER.
DlNBTiilsed Ah An Emigrant lie Ii
New York, Aug. 23. Johnannes Wiig,
a Norwegian, just arrived here in the
guise of an immigrant, was before United
States Stntes Commissioner Deuel charged
by Acting Consul General Rawn, ol
Sweden, with being a fugitive from justice.
Wiig arrived here on tho steaiuei
Alaska, and was arrested by Deputy Marshal
Bernhard upon a cablo description.
For certain prudential reasons no mention
was made of Wiig's arrest. He was confidential
clerk and cashier of tho mercantile
house of W. Werke, in Ringsncker,
Hedciuarken, Norway. He is charged
with forging paner totho amount of 5,000
crowns on the Bank of Lillehammer, and
also with forging his employer's name to
two surety bonds, ono for 2,000 crowns and
the other for 1,000 crowns. Somo of the
forged paper was found in his poscssion.
Wiig eon teases his crinio and will probably
waive examination and return to his
native land, thus saving tho United States
and tho Government of Sweden considerable
RESCUED PROM DEATH. .
Xnrrow Uncnpo from a Iliirninc
Lowell, Mass., Aug. 23. A two-story
house on tho Mammoth road, two miles
from the city, was burned with its contents,
including $200 in cash. It was occupied
by tho family of Thomas Kiley,
who had several female boarders, all in
dolicato condition, in the house. When
tho firo broko out Mrs. Riley was lying
quito ill in the upper story with a babe
only four days old at her side. With the
greatest difficulty sho was carried down
Mairs, taken out through a window and
then placed upon a mattress, upon which
'to was borne to a neighbor's houso. Both
mother and child nearly died from
and fright. The other women in the
hutuo were rescued with difficulty. One
girl, while trying to drag her trunk down
stairs, was thrown down and held in such
a position that she could not release herself
till help arrived. Her hands and
arms wore horrible burned. Only buckets
were available against the flames, which
died out when there was nothing left to
burn. Tho people lost everything and are
THE OYSTER TRADE.
judication of nn UniiMtinlly Fine
New York, Aug. 23. Preparations for
an unusually good business arc making by
oyster growers, dealers and shippers. Examinations
of all the oyster beds along
the north and south shores- of Long Island
show, it is said, that the crop will bo
uncommonly large, and that the oysters
will bo better qualfty than for many seasons
past. Oysters which havo been taken
up appear to have grown twice as much as
those inspected at this timo last year, and
they nro plump and solid. The demand
for Shrewsburys has already begun. Tho
Blue Points, which were n failure last
year, promise to be fine and abundant
this year. In Rockaway Bay many oyster
beds have been destroyed by sludge acid
from tho rendering .factories on Barren
Island, and the owners of oyster beds in
Hempstead Harbor say that'inany of tho
beds in those waters have been destroyed
by tho refuse from the starch factory" at
Glen Cove. Tho prospect for tho export
trade is better than for many years. Largo
orders have been received from agents in
Europe, nnd it is probablo that many
will bo forwarded to California.
Tho Xof nrloiiN " reunion Acent "
Again In Trouble.
Washington, Aug. 23. Jenkins Fitzgerald,
the notorious pension sharp, has
again been disbarred at the pension office.
The trouble this timo was a too ingenious
device for tho collection of illegal fees.
After getting all he legally could out of
his clients, he would send them formidable
looking packages with a " C. O. D."
charge of 10 and express fees. The pensioner
would supposo that the package
contained his money, and pay the amount
demanded,, nnd find nothing inside except
a dunning letter. Fitzgerald seems to
have done this ona considerable scale for
numerous complaints have come in. When
hauled up for his performances the fellow
had the effrontery to insist that it was a
legitimato resource. It was not so regarded
at tho pension ofllce, and he has
once more been debarred.
A MYSTERY SOLVED.
A Icad Hody TellM Km own Tnle oi
Buffalo, N. Y., Aug. 23. The body o(
the man found recently in a field near
West Valley, on the line of the lloeheiter
and Pittsburg Railroad, has been identified
as that of Nelson Odin, keeper of a
boarding shanty. All the evidences indicate
that he was foully murdered, his
,body being perforated with bullet holes
juiid his skill I crushed. Odin had started
' for a neighboring town to piirch ise supplies
and had with him S2.'i0. He was a
Swede, and as he did not return it was
thought he had p sibly gone back to his
native land. His watch and money were
William Harry nnd Charles Miller were
arrested Barry at West Valley and Miller
at Jamestown for the murder of
Odies. They had both boarded witlr
him, and Miller, it is alleged, had
I Information Iteeelved of Uiryntlnn
Washington, D. C, Aug. 23. Advices
received by the Marine Hospital service
from its agents in England state that -173
bales of cotton rags fiom Egypt are piled
iu a Liverpool warehouse awaiting .shipment
to Boston, Mass. Masters of vessels
bound( for ports in the United States are
becoming moro careful as to the character
of their cargoes, and these rags are the accumulation
of several weeks. It has become
widely diffused among foreign
that the quarantine regulations of
this country are very sirict, and are being
rigidly cntorced, and that steamers having
anything aboard suspected of being
contraband are liable to kngthy detention.
INSANE FROM CRUELTY
Why i I'roacher'H Wllo Committed
Euik, Pa., Aug. 23. Tho excitement
occasioned by the attempted suicide of the
wife of the Kev. H.'M. Mover, of Union,
has been intesified by reports that the act
was not committediuider religious frenzy,as
given out by her husland,but that she had
been driven insano by cruelty and domes-tie
infelicity. Rev. Mr. Moyer is said to
havo been getting a living by
instead of preaching, lie said that
his wife has been as mad as n March hare
for ten years, through unjustifiblo jealousy,
and that ho has borne reproach and
suspicion silently to conical hor insanity.
He says he trades horses for a living because
her jealousy mado it unsafe for him
to continue in the pulpit. The lady is
now hound hand and foot, awaiting conveyance
to an asylum. She says sho did
it on account of her husband's sinful life.
A rcenlinr Will Case.
Chicago, Aug. 23. Mrs. Julia Now
berry, dying in 1870, left an estate of
8100,000 to her mother on condition that
after her mother's deatli it should bo used
in charities or tho founding an art gallery
in Chicago. Mrs. Newberry refused to
qualify under the will, and claimed the
estate as heir-at-law. The Circuit Court,
on the chancery side, has decided that no
trust could bo imposed upon the mother's
estate so far as the charities clause is concerned,
as it was too indefinite, but if the
case was tried at law the art gallery clauso
might be enforced owing to th failure of
Mrs. Newberry to accept under the will.
Sho Found Him nt I.iiHt.
New Haven, Aug. 23. Catherine
Ilothergill discovered a man under hor
bed when sho went to her room to retire.
Sho ran out screaming and aroused tho
other inmates of tho house. Tho man
reached tho street, but was pursued and
caught. Ho proved to bo an old boarder,
WAR AND WAR TALK
Full Details of the Frenoh Battle
In Wnr Threatened Oetvreen Germany
nnd of tha
North German Gazette Article-It
CniiMCH Consternation All Over
Knrope llelleT that Another Fran-co-German
War In Threatened.
London, Aug. 23. The Tipies correspondent
at Hong Kong, referring to tho
movement of the French in Tuiiqtiin, says
the enemy were mainly composed of
Chinesu armed with Reiningjon rifles.
General Bouet commanded the left column
of the French troopi. It is believed tho
enemy's loss was small. The French doctors
complain of want of medicine and
stoics. 1 lie operations of the French have
been stopped for t he present, the number
of troops being nsutlicient to attack
unci Bacninh, which are the strongest
positions in the delta. The replnteof tho
French disheartened them and encouraged
the enemy. Four thousand native Christians
are b.'ing armed.
The Standard's correspondent at Hanoi
adds: It is generally admitted that tho
French will require a force of 10,000 men
to be able to cope with the enemy successfully.
The number of gunboats is also
inadequate. Five hundred coolies who
accompanied the French column as carriers
lied at the first shot. It is stated tho
enemy has entrenchments, one behind tho
other for tho whole twenty-five miles between
Hanoi and Sontay, but it is thought
tho floods havo destroyed many.
The black flags have been strongly re-enforced
from Yun Man. No Anameso
participates in the fighting.
The Times says the capture of Hal
Duong is of some importance, as it gives
the French complete command ot tho
Songehi Canal, which is the most convenient
approach to Hanoi.
London, Aug. 23. Tho Times commenting
on the Berlin North German Gazette's
article referring to tho attacks of
the French iournals cm Germany, and de
claring that France alone threatens tho
peace of Europe, says the irritation shown
by the latter paper can not be explained
by tlie reason assigned, as tliol' rencn press
upon the whole has been very moderate in
regard to Germnny.
The article is rather an expression of
general impatience at the conduct of tho
French, and ought to convince them that
their expeditions in various parts of the
world do not add in the smallest degree
to their influence in Europe.
The article of tho North German Gazette
startled Paris, alarmed Europe, and causes
prices on the Bourses of Paris, Vienna
and Berlin to fall.
j The press everywhere express surprise
as the Gazette's attack on France, and
wonder as to what its object is. FVench
papers repeat the charges contained in the
article, and intimate that France is better
prepared now to say that Bismarck is
becking a pretext for a quarrel or for the
imposition of fresh army burdens. The
Austrian press asks if the article means
A BLOODY RECORD.
A. tiliiiiso at n Nor Hi Carol Inn Court
Statisvilm:, N. C, Aug. 23. At the
Superior Court, in session here, true bills
for murder havo been found against Fleet
Martin for the killing of Win. Reeves, Jr.
II. C. Redman and Alex. Redman, for
the killing of John Redman, after a trivial
dispute about a land boundary. Next
week the Clark Bruce murder case will bo
taken up. The case against Win. Pierco
for killing his father-in-law, J. A. Moore,
is yet to be considered by tho Grand Jury.
The negroes Bettie Harris, colored, charged
with killing her husband, was taking up.
The jury returned "not a true bill," and
sho was discharged.
The Wife Murder mid Suicide. Epl.
New Yobk, Aug. 23. Elizabeth Cameron,
twenty-eight years old, was shot
through tho head and instnntly killed in
her apartments, No. 400 Eighth avenue,
by George Beattie, forty-four years old.
After killing her Beattio shot himself
through tho heart and fell dead across her
body. The cause of tho murder and
Miliaria at the ttoauide.
Poutsmouth, Aug. 23. Malaria has
appeared at soveral Now Hampahiro
beaches and many people aro ill. Mr.
Lewis, a wealthy Philadelphian, died at
his cottage of malignant typhoid fovor.
His servants and family aro ill. Defective
drainage is supposed to bo tho causo
'of the trouble. Mrs. Ward, a hotel guest
at Rye Beach, also died.
ji ii i m -
The ICiiiihiik Htorm. '
Lawuence, Kan., Aug. 23. The storm
that passed over hero did considerable
damago outside of tho city. Reports
come in of a number of houses and buildings
being struck by lightning in tho
county. At Lcnwood tho storm was tho
severest known in years. Esquiro Shaffer
lost $l,6t)0 worth of wheat that was struck
by lightning and burned.
New York: l'lcklen.
NewYoiuc, Aug. 23. It is estimated
that tho pickle crop of Westchester county
nmounts to 100,000,000 pickles annually.
Pickles from Westchester command a hotter
market than from any other locality
in tho State; but owing to tho recent
drought nnd tho cool nights tho crop has
been nearly ruined. 1 armors complain
that instead of gathering from 120,000 to
150,000 per acre, thoy aro picking less
than C0,000 of a very inferior quality.
Tho recent rains will not bo a benefit, as
moro than one-third of tho hills of cucumbers