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MARIETTA DAILY LEADER
PaMtahed every day xcept Sunday, at the
Leader Building. Putnam Street and
WEDNESDAY. MAY 20, 1806
We will consider It a groat favor If
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to set their Lender, or any careless
ness on the partof the carrier.
Subscribers will plea9o not pay,
the carriers unless the carrier
ounches his credit tag In subscrib
For rrealdent, i g J
Of tho United States.
Republican. Stat Itclcek.
For Secretary ot State.
CHARLES KECIEX, at Scioto Co..
TPnr .Tndir ot tft Stroremff Court
MARSHALL, J. WILLIAMS, 0tFajU9Co.
For Food and Dairy Commissioner,
JOSEPH E. BLACKBURN, ot Belmont Co.
For Member Board of Public Works,
FRANK A. HUFFMAN, Ol Van Wert Co
For Congress, Hth District,
H. C. VAN VOORHIS, of Muskingum Co.
Chaplain Charmes C McCabe and
and Dr. Earl Cranston were elected
to the Episcopal office (Bishop) by the
M. E. Church General Conference now
in session in Cleveland. They are both
. Ohio men, McCabe being a native of
-Athens county, and Cranston of Pike,
almost adjoining counties. The former
was in Libby Prison with Judge Sibley
and Rev. T. S. Armstong of the Ohio
Conference. His wonderful voice rang
through tho prison as he loved the cho
rus in spite of protests "We are com
ing Father Abraham, si's hundred
thousand strong." He has scarcely an
equal as a platform speaker. Dr.
Cranston is a man of fine culture, and
has chiefly distinguished himself as a
business man, being at the head of, the
.Methodist Book Concern at Cincinnati.
A Grand Stand Preacher.
Below is the way a minister of the
gospel of Cincinnati shows his Interest
in base ball, especially his home team,
the "Beds." The reverend gentleman
thus addresses an invitation to them to
attend services at his church:
Cincinnati, 0., May 10, 1S95.
"Ir, William Ewing, Captain of the
".Beds" Kind Sir: Will you do me the
kindness to extend f the Cincinnati
.Baseball Club my hearty invitation to
attend divine services at the First Bap
tist church, Wesley avenue, Lord's Day
evening, July 5? After having given
the o$her clubs a good trouncing by
that time, the boys will be in better
position to 'enter 'His gates with
thanksgiving, and into his courts with
praise.' I will deliver a sermon in
keeping with the professional life of
the players, and my congregation will
endeayor to make the services memor
able to the club, if l do not score a
lome run in the first inning you can
call me off the grounds (rostrum.) I
would suggest as a unique feature of
the service that Mr. Hoy give the
Lord's Prayer in the sign language,
thus showing to tne public that base
ball men have some religious bias. I
am very much in sympathy with Mr.
Hoy foi' the reason I had a brother who
was a mute. I am a great lover of the
frame for the reason there is no Ameri
can sport so honorable and so manly.
Give my highest regards to the players
and tell them to keep themselves right
morally and they will win the pen
dant "Yours very respectfully,
"Stephen- A. Norton, Pastor."
' WITH THE WITS.
Briggs "You know Gablets, don't
won?" Braggs "Oh, I knveajistenlng,
.acquaintance with him." Tit-Bits.
Good Ail-Around Man. Dorothy
'"Jack makes love, in the most fasclnat
jing way." Barbara "Yes; and doesn't
Jho propose most divinely?" Sydney
"I can't see," observed Mr. Wipe-,
flunks, "v by it's taking them so blamed
long to find the north pole. All they've
jgot to do is to go straight north, and
(keep going." Chicago Tribune.
, One Way. "Bridget, you've broken
jasmuch china, this month na your wages
amount to. Now, how can we prevent
jthls occurring again?" "Oi don't know,
mum, unless yez raises mo wages."
1 "where the Difficulty Arose. "Your
Engagement to Mr.'Puddington did not;
last very long," "No; his penmanship
pa so bad that I had to have his letters
typewritten befbre I could read them
and he didn't like iW phicjjgpJRecgrd.,
Mrs. Greene-I really think "it too
;bad for the men to poke fun at the aid
atjalds. Surely, it is no fault of theirs."
Mrs. White "Indeed itis. Didyoueven
jdbpw one who hadnt remained single.'
jfrom choice?" Boston Transcript.
The Employers' Liability Question-
.Employe "Sir, I would respectfully.
sa&av, for an increase, of salary; ITiave
'rfijonnied lately." Manager of Works
""$ery sorry, my friend, I can he of no,
assistance to you. The company is not
xcsponsible for any aocklentsthathap
peri to our men when off duty!" El
(biluvio. - .
An implement that is not in (rood
order is cos tly,os toomuchloat time roJ
pults from its use. Examine ail the
implements, as an hour jspent in finch'
worn, may cava nay.8 among; ns iqnjg
At the regular meeting of Councl(
Tuesday evening tweivo momoers an
swered roll call. ' i 4
C. B. Gates Post G. II. R. invited
Council to participate in Decoration
Day exercises, and upon motion of
Mr. McClure the invitation was ac
Mr. Ridgo presented a petition from
residents of tho Fourth Ward, request
ing tho removal of a slaughter house
belonging to Frank Weber, which thty
declared a "greylous nuisance." Upon
motiou of Brcnan tho petition was re
ferred to the Garbage committee.
Taylor, Mohler & Clark, of tho Mari
etta Steam Laundry, requested per
mission to build a private sower empty
ing into tho MuskUiguraviycrs bMow
the dam (Ujjpn md&$r W$igjfr
the request was referreanoVtbe 'Setter
inoireeuso ot tne Auuuonuai-,ior
tfio reSejttoif'.io bo given to the West
Virginia Editorial Association was re
quested by- tho Board of Trade and,
Mr. Bachman, on behalf of committee
on lights and drinking- fountains for
Muskingum Park, reported in favor of
putting in one fountain. Upon motion
the Park Commissioners were author,
ized to purchase and erect tho fountain
with cooling tank, at a cost not ex
The matter of widening Mulberry
street was discussed at length and up
on motion of Mr. Bachman the Street
committee was- instructed to make a
lender to Mr. Atkinson of an amount
proportionate to the S100 agreed ut,on
for the Lawrence property adjoining'.
The committee on repairing the old
gallery reported the matter to be now
inthe'hands of an architect for esti
mates. City Solicitor Richars reported in the
matter of the 25 per cent, limit on as
sessments for improvement in relation
to the proposed sidewalk on Greene
stieet from Fourth to Seventh. Ho
found that only 25 per cent of the ap
praised value could be assessed and
that the balance, if any, would have to
be paid by the city. Mr. Rech stated
that the lots in 'question were not
listed at more than ?100 each, 25 per
cent, of which amount would fall far
short of being sufficient for tho neces
sary fill and pavement, leaving the city
to pay for a large portion of the im
provement. Upon motion of Mr. 'Ridge
tho improvement was ordered made in
accordance with the resolution which
was passed more than a year ago, a bill
of the cost of same to be presented to
the owners of the lots. The motion
carried by a vote of 7 to 5, Messrs.'
"McClure, Hardy, Garrison, Brenan and
Henry voting no.
City Engineer Mason was authorized
to give the contractor on Second street
paving an estimate of SI, 000 on com
pleted work, c
A plat of Strecker's subdivision was
submitted, and referred the street
committee and city engineer.
Dr. McClure called up tho matter of
sewerage for High School Lane, but
no report w as offered, the question re
maining in the hands oi the committee.
Mr. Ridge moved that the City Brick
Inspectors be placed under control of
the Engineer, with power to regulate
the number, and employ the men at
his discretion. The motion was sec
onded by Wood. During the discuss
ion it was remarked that the present
inspectors were throwing out too many
brick to suit the contractors. The
motion was lost Wood and Ridge only
Tho Water Works Trnstees submit
ted a report for the past year, which
will be published later.
The city commissioner was instruct
ed to investigate the matter of stone
being quarried on the west side by Mr.
The plat of Hills Addition was ap
proved, and ordered recorded, Bren
nan, Garrison, McClure and Price vot
The ordinance to suppress gambling,
submitted by the Mayor two weeks
ago, was enacted into a law by unani
THE STORYOFTHE REFORMATION.
Rich Costumes, Impressive Scenes
and Good Talent, Grand Opera
Houso May 25, and 26,
at 8 P.M.
The lectin e and entertainment to be
given here next week will be well
worth attending. Mrs. Monroe is a
fluent speaker, and a scholarly woman.
The stereopticon views are the best
there are made, and our homo talent
the best in the city. Oyer one hun
dred people were present at the re
hearsal last night. The choruses of
over one hundred voices will be ex
ceediHglyogjgtTheErooeMionahja grand spectacle. Luthers famous trial,
a magnificent reproduction of
ion; of a great
,nf i r
nistoric event. Uarlyle
at Worms was the most important
event of modern times." This enter
tainment will be given under the au
spices of the German Lutheran Church.
Old people who require medicine to
regulate tho bowels and kidneys will
find the true remedy in Electric Bit
ters. This medicine does not atluulate
and contains no whiskey or other in
toxicant, but acts as a tonic nod alter
ative. It acts mildly on the stomach
and bowels, adding strength and giv
ing tone to the organs, thereby aiding
Nature in the performanceof tho func
tions. Electric Bitters is an excellent
appetizer and aids digestion. Old peo
ple find it just exactly what they need,
Price fifty cents and IL00 per bottle'nt
Vf. H. Styer's Drug Store.
. CONDENSED NEWS ,
Gathered From All Farts of tho Country
by Telegraph. " """'
The German reichstag Tuesday aft
crnoon passed a resolution granting
the government credit of 3,000,000
marks for the purposo of ridding 420
men to tho military forco in German
Ono hundred thousand copies of tho
various speeches delivered by Secre
tary Carlisle in favor of sound money
during the past six months are now be
ing distributed from Washington to
Tho government is advised by Gen.
Baldisscra that tho Italians who wore
taken prisoners bv tho Abysslniuns in
tho provinco of Tigre havo been sur
rendered by their captors, and dthat
The United Statosiconsul ntf Gienf u-i gj3 f i, i -WW nirtAiinpn
bgbs, Cuba, reports t6''thO'State'taop'rirtefo r,i;, nrvrfV.it .,.,., j.,.j
'moat that tho hUiwr:qfi aMie ls-.be:
coming quito I alarming,! there being
over three hundred cases in the town
and its suburbs, and the number of
deaths rapidly growing.
Thomas J. Little, owner of tho Penn
knitting mills, Philadelphia, against
whom several executions wero issued
Saturday, made an assignment Monday
to Charles Nelson. Tho liabilities aro
estimated at about 3100,000. Tho mill
closed down a short time ago.
Tho houso committee on invalid pen
sions Monday considered tho bill grant
ing a pension of 850 per month to Fran
'cis D. Hoover, vetoed by the president,
and ordered the measure reported back
to tho house with tho recommendation
' that it be passed over tho veto.
The Merchants' hotel at Sioux Falls,
S. D., was totally destroyed by fire
early Monday morning, and tho flames
spread so suddenly that tho servants
on tho third floor barely escaped in
their night clothes. The guests lost
almost everything. Tho loss is S20.000.
Tho Norwegian bark Sylvia, Capt,
Hansen, from Ship Island April 3 for
Amsterdam, has put into Qucenstown,
his crew being incapable of working
tho vessel becauso of illness, which is
supposed to be beri-berl. Three of tho
crew died on the passage and others
Tho duchess and duke of Connaught
arrived at Moscow from St. Petersburg
Tuesday. Tho duke will represent his
mother, Queen Victoria, at the corona
tion ceremonies. Admiral Sclfridge,
.United States navy, whose flagship tho
United States cruiser Minneapolis, is
lying in tho roads at Cronstadt, also ar
A. P. A.'S "ADJOURN.
Delegates Pass Resolutions Censuring Me
Kinley and 1'ledge Themselves to Op-
poso Ills Candidacy.
Washington, May 10. Tho A. P. A.
supremo council closed its sessions
At a meeting of delegates to the su
premo council, representing 20 different
states, held Monday evening after the
council adjourned, the following pre
amble and resolutions wero adopted
Whereas. Tho supreme council of the A. P.
A. ot the United States at Its sessions Satur
day evening, by a unanimous vote, adopted tho
report ot tho national advisory board, which
report endorsed tbo action ot tho
executha committee of said board, and
In plain language said that tho executive
committee was justified In publishing tho po
litical affiliation or McKinlcy with the Roman
hierarchy, which affiliation Is proen by tho
affidavits of rcputablo members of tho order,
and which affidavits hao never been contro
verted, except by tho unsworn statement of
Ma) McKinlcy himself, stnd
Whereas, Ma J McKinlcy did on May 11,
1EO0. to a committee of the national advisory
board In the cltj of Canton, O , stato that ho
heartily appnned the principles of the A. P.
A. and on the following day gao an Interview
to the press denying that he had met such a
committee, thus giving iho Ho to tbo rcportof
the committee which was composed of honor
able and truthful gentlemen, and,
Whereas, the members of supremo council
have during Its tesslon been hounded and
badgered by a largo lobby, composed of mem
bers and non-members of the order that used
the most disreputable blackmailing meth
ods to discredit the advisory board and
to turn the supreme council Into a
McKinlcy ratification meeting and having
signally failed to dear McKinlcy In conse
quence of his pro-papal political record to
day, after two-thirds of the delegates had
started for home, attempted to take revenge
by abolishing the national advisory board and
accomplished tho same by a vote of SO to 9.
Resolved, That we, the delegates In con
demnation meeting assembled, denounce 'the
unwarranted Interference of the bald McKln
ley lobby with tho affairs of the order and do
nounce the cowardly denial by McKinlcy ot
his endorsement of the prlnolples of the order
given by him to our committee and,
Resolvpd, That because of his record, as
roportod by the national advisory.board. wo
herewith pledge ourselves to, by our Influence
and efforts, accomplish his defeat.
Ryan Won-in tho blxth Roand.
BurFALO, N. Y., May 19. In the ox
position building at' tho Buffalo Driv
ing park Monday night, t'no two mid
dleweights, Tommy Ryan and Joe Dun
fee, met in a 20-round glove contest be
fore the Empire Athletic club. Ryan
was clearly tho (superior of his an
tagonist and w on in the sixth round
with a clever knock-out.
l A Reformer Prisoner Suicides.
CAI'i? Tows, May 19. Frederick
Grey, ono of the reform prisoners, sui
cided in jail by cutting his throat with
a razor. He was afflicted with melan
cholia. TiTo-Uvos-Saved. ..
-TtttsSEhWttj ThornuS, f-ujwFon
City, Ilh, was told 'byJiersdoctorshe-
had Consumption" -antrf that there was
fog'srew Discovery WmpTetcIvf pUrM
tier and she says it saved her life. Mr.
Thos. Eggers, 189 Florida St, Ban
Francisco, suffered from a dreadful
cold, approaching Consumption, tried
without result everything else then
bought one bottle of Dr. King's New
Discovery and in two weeks was cured,
lie Is naturally thankful. It Is such
results, of which these are samples,
that prove the wonderful efficacy of
this medicine In Coughs and Colds.
Free trial bottles at W. H. Styer's Drug
Store. Regular size 50c and $1. 00.
On Memorial Day, May EOth,lEO0, the T. & o,
C. E. R. R. will authorize the sale of excursion
tickets between all stations at one fare for the
round trip. .A ispecial train will leave Mari
etta at e o'clock p. m. tor Amesvlila and
We Offer You n Remedy Which Insures
. safety to biFU or Both
Mother and Child,
IlOBS CONFINEMENT OF 1T8 TAIN,
, , nORROn AND DJUSGEU,
Makes CHILD-BIRTH Easy.
Endorsed nnd recommended by physi
cians, midlives and those who have used
Iti J jownro of substitutes and Imitations.
Sentb&iprejs or-mnll.bh receipt of price,
SI .no lier bottle, Hook "UO MOTIIGKSV
fnrfIdi-? JtHntfmdi'liu fide; containing Toluntary testimonials!'
TiV-marb'rjWFDSDdraa'rOB CO.? Atlanta, Gov
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t Widen '
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Yesterday's Game) ami Standing of the
Philadelphia j S
Now York f 7
Chicago i 0
Brooklyn . S
Boston-St. Louts rain.
Cincinnati 17... .
Cleveland ,.., 15... V
Boston 1G. , , .
Baltimore 15 10 000
Philadelphia 14. . .'. . .11 500
Chicago 15. .' . .. .12 550
Washington 13 13 402
Brooklyn 10 15 400
St. Louis 0 17 340
New York.,.. .... 8 17. ....'.. .320
Louisville 0 20 231
Pittsburg: Cincinnati Lino or Steamers.
Arrive at Marietta, going up, every Saturday,
Monday and Thursday af f ernoons; golngdown,
every Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday evenings
J.-is. A. Henderson, Gen'l Manager.
for further Information write or call on Jas.
B.Halght, Passenger Agt , No 254 Front street,
Marietta, Ohio. Phone No 81.
Difficult Gases x
by the latest improved methods by
Francis & Young,
Ophthalmic Opticians and Ex
pert Refractionists, Graduates
of Chicago Ophthalmic College
and Hospital, whose services
have been secured by
CHAS. H. BLUNIE,
JEWELER, - Putnam Street,
Where they can be .consulted.
Si'ECiAL ExrEitTS in revealing Muscu-.
lar Troubles. If your Eyes do not feel
right, if your Head troubles you, or if
the Glasses you now havo don't suit
you, consult us; wo may be able to do
for yoti'Vvhat medicine cannot do.
If you have a child who complains of
its Eyes, bring it to us and have its
Editob Lkadkb: Please announce thname
cf George A. Shapley, of Grandvlew, as a can
didate for the office ot Sheriff, subject to the
will o'l Convention. His' Piuknus.
Editor Lkadm: Please state in the Leader
that Christopher J. Pfaff, ot Adams township,
will be a candidate before the county conven
tion tor the office oi Sheriff. Voters.
Editor Leader: Will you kindly an
nounce that the undersigned will be a candi
date for the office of Sheriff, subject to the will
rjfe?. Jepublfcan convention to be held in
Mav. '" vB1! ?' U(yJS2!2i9
yiounppnper -UK" me unuerjjpiea WU pp
fekdldaJeforfthe, office of 'Sheriff Ot Washing
ton. Cqufjtf (""airbjectrto-thBrwin-of tUrRspubll
can County convention to bneld May 26th.
if" CDABIXS PAPE.
EoiTOn Leader: Please announce that the
undersigned will be a candidate for Sheriff,
subject to the will ot the Republican county
convention, May 20th. RoscOe Wolctt.
Editor Leader: The county west of the
Muskingum river not having hid a Sheriff for
twenty-Qye years, we think it in order to an
nounce the name of G. It. Goddard, for the
office, subject to the vote of the delegates in
republican county convention May 20th.
Editor Leadeb. Will you kindly announce
layout pP that the undersigned will be a
candidal for the office of Sheriff of Washing
toil County, subject to the will ot the delegates
talUBShUcan County Convention, and oblige
Mi fir. ii nuw.'nmnn
' Or 1, I)
s , Or other presents,
and no "mark up and fall
down" prices necessary to sell
our goods. They are BOUGHT right
and marked at ACTUAL VALUE. Com-
PWemiwilh tHejne-third;?ff,toartM.,K bur '
onlyeprices.ancJoRWJU feyQuFJS-ever-y-time.- -, .,
Wcair'atfehtibWMr Hrie o'f Cight Cofof VI ".!
Suits and Summer Coats and Vests. Dupli
cates of many of these are coming in,this wjblct
Also new lines of Worsted Suits, (Tailor macie)
Odd pants in all grades from 50c to $5.00.
Straw, hat stock again filled up. What else can
we say? Just this: You have known for many
years how we do business and we, can assure
you we were never before as WEt.PJRE
PARED or MORE ANXIOUS to serve you ;ac
ceptably than now.
Van Metre & Go,
Wholesale and Retail Cash Clothiers.
Ladies' Spring Capesi-
The swellest and most stylish Capes
Drought out this season. Silk Capes and
Velvet Capes; Beaded, Lace and Rib
bon trimmed, silk lined throughout
$4.00 and up.
Ladies' Spring Capes made of all-wool
Broadcloth, braid and button trimmed,
straps of same material, latest style,
colors are black, navy and tan, at any
price you want.
Jenvey & Allen,
Colonial Book Store,
Splendid Hammock Weatherv'
You will find them all over town, swinging in the breeze; that came
from the new and popular Colonial Book Store. A full
assortment constantly in stock.
Happy fishermen with marvelous catches tell of the superiority of
Kods, Reels, Lines, etc., as sold at this store. See them,
Much demand for Visiting Cards, partly because of popular price,
$1.00 for plate and 100 cards; mainly because of super
iority of style and workmanship. - i
Special and attractive line of Flower Baskets,
Gift Books and Reward Cards.
153 Colonial Block.
J. E. VANDERVOORT.
MASON & MILLS,
Second St. opp. Union Depot.
Neat Stylish Work. Satis
;::s haa tei
Arrive Boob :,
, 1 aninrjWLWil KfiU J A I
Buggies, Farm Wagons and
Spring Wagons. t
In the meantime if you want a Single Rig, come and give us special
order for it.
NYE HARDWARE CO..
t .' u
No. 108 Front
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C. E. GLINES.
A. J. RICHARD'S,
PHARMACIST,' ' .
Next door to First Nat'l Bank,
FRONT ST. MARIETTA, O
Personal attention given to com
pounding of Prescriptions..
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