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THURSDAY. AUGUST O. 1806
Of the United States.
GARRETT A. H013ART,
01 New Jersey.
Republican State Ticket.
""cHARlS KINNEY, of Scioto Co.
M&'nffiEM& Fayette Co.
For Food and Dairy Commissioner,
JOSEPH E. BLACKBURN, of Uolmont Co.
For Member Board of Public Works,
FRANK A. HUFFMAN, of Van Wert Co.
for Congress, 15th District,
H. R. VAN VOORHIS, of Musklnnuin Co.
For Pi obate Judge,
Fr John's. McCALLISTER, Fourth Ward.
""wIa! PATTERSON, of Waterford
FrjOHNw!'ATHEY, Marietta Towns p.
F0rjC00UNRAND0LrH, Wesley Township.
'wMfsciTNAUFFER. Newport Township.
: The Republican Party stands :
i for honest money and the chance j
to earn it by honest toil. :
: WILLIAM McKINLEY.
Uoom the Marietta Republican Club.
It's a winner.
Pahkershukq is about to put in a
system of filtering in connection with
her water works. We must haye it in
The Republican County Executive
Committee and the Marietta Republi
can Club are considering: the feasibility
jf using the same headquarters. The
plan appears to bo a good one, as the
club room would thereby be kept open
continuously during the campaign.
The action of the Marietta Republi
can Club in making everybody wel-inr-o
is in marked contrast to
the organization of the Bryan
Democratic Club a few weeks ago,
l,on Hvpn reDorters were invited to
"go down stairs." The comparative
.ttonrinnce at the two meetings was
about 1(5 to 1 in favor of the Republi
cans. Our dear, deluded brother of the
Times appears to be somewhat rattled
by what he saw and heard at the big
Republican meeting at the uourt House
Tuesday night. Ho belongs to those
-who would have the public believe that
there is not an honest money Mclun
ley Republican in all the city of Marl
etta. but finds his arguments along
that line slipping away like the sands
of the seashore before the tide.
The work of taking signatures for
the Marietta Republican Club went on
rapidly Wednesday and before the close
of the day more than fifty new names
had been added to the roll. The mem
bership of the club will exceed 200 this
-week and before the campaign is far
advanced over 500 loyal Republicans
will be marchimr in its ranks. The
Bize and enthusiastic nature of the or
ganization is a stunning surprise to our
Democratic frieuds and sufficient cause
ior congratulation among McKinley
Republican Committee Oreanlza
The Republican Executive Commit
tee met at the Court House Wednesday
and organized by electing Hon. C. S
Dana chairman, Orlando Trotter, Vlce-
"Chairmnn, L. E. McVey, Secretary,
and R. T. Moore, Treasurer. All the
officers were chosen without opposition
It was decided to employ Mr. Howard
Haddow, of Barlow, as Assistant Secre
tary, to have charge of the Committee
headquarters when opened.
A committee on securing headquar
ters was appointed and the active work
of the campaign will be commenced at
the earliest possible date.
JPxogrammo for Park Concert.
March, "Keystone State" Cogswell
Overture, "Nabncodonosor" . ... ....Verdi
Medley on popular songs Witt
"My little Polly 'h a peach" ; "It
don't seem like the same old smile":
"The Midway In the Moon ;"
"Honey does yer love yerMan": "I'll
make dat black Gal mine"; "Vo
ette:" "Mary rode the Bike" i
"Down la Poverty Lane"; "Denny
Murphy's Daughter Nell"; "I want
yer my Honey"; "Arrah go on".
Polka, "Damon and Pythias", (Solo for
two Cornets) Hasselman
Messrs. Bchllcber and Smith.
Valtz, "Irene" . . , . . ..Bennet
Song and Dance, "My pretty Minnie".
New Flower Song. "Hearts and Flow
ers" , Tobanl
Selection, "The Irish Artist" . , . .Vernon
March, "Star". Seltzer
Are you a sufferer from that terrible
plague. Itching Piles? Doan's Oint
ment will onng you instant relief and
permanent cure. uet it irom your
TH CROWN LOCK-OUT.
A -"rtlm: t i; enoltx-. 1 rrVnlM In (lie
Mdiilty at tlii V or..f Au OutlircuK
Lowed fur ut Aii 1 mi'.
Cl.KVhl.AM, O., Aug. S. A feeling cf
great ttiifit.in.'.s pivvuiii-H w ciin.s'.uy
throughout the region i.fY.ufcit iiy the
Hruwn lock-out. Mock u tcr blocs of
the territory has tli iifp'tirilti.t' of a
city under martial' law, and the resi
dents of the section have all the ex
citement and apprehension thut at
tends a htato of wnr. Every dny in
crvasLM the feeling thnt there wi.l bo
an outbreak und anxious inquiries ns
to the situation are constantly being
made. That anxiety was manifested
in the earliest hours of Wwlnesday
morning. The pickets standing guard
at every street corner and the police
were besieged with question a '
Groundless rumors' of trouble were
eagerly seized upon and added to the
f cui trig of 'uneasiness. There vail no
Non-union men came in groups from
all directions and entered the Brown
works withoutiiiolestntlon. Occasion
al cries of derision and epithets greeted
them, but there was no stone throw
ing. Inquiry us to the condition of I'rinz
at the ht. Clair hospital Wednesday
was met with the ominous response
that there was no improvement in his
, At noon Wednesday 100 men em
ployed by the Homo Telephone Co.
laid down their tools and quit work,
out of sympathy for the Brown locked
THE MOORE BROS.
They Expect Such rinnnclal Assistance
From the East as Will Pull Them
Through Their Troubles.
Chicago, Ang. fi. The Moore Bros,
expect from the east such financial
help as will enable them to pull
through the Diamond Match and New
York Biscuit crisis in their business
career, and allow the opening of the
stock exchange in a few days. J. G.
Moore brought back with him from the
east Monday certain assurances and
promises of eastern bankers on which
lie bases the hopes of the firm for as
sistance to a large amount in caring
for the match stock.
On the plea that the statement of the
Moores' account for the guidance of
the government committee of the stock
exchange, and city banks was not
ready but really to allow of certain
telegraphic correspondence to pass be
tween the firm anil their eastern back
ers, the meeting of the governing body
which was set Tuesday for the noon
hour, was postponed to three o'clock,
when a complete and satisfactory
statement is promised.
Surrumb9 to the I'lery Elements nt South
South Charleston, O., Aug. 5. Fire
broke out here Wednesday morning
about 3 o'clock in the bakery of
Dora E. McCollum and con
sumed the entire block, consist
ing of Clemans' large mercantile
store, McCo'.lum's millinery store, resi
dence of William Anderson, Roddy's sa
loon, Wildason's barber shop, McCol
lum's bakery, Hornick's saloon and res
idence and the engine house. Fire en
gines were telegraphed for but arrived
too late to do any good, ns the citizens,
who all joined in the work, by aid of
the chemical engines, succeeded in get
ting the fire under control at Hor
nick's residence. Loss is estimated at
about Sl'J.000, all covered by insurance
excepting Roddy's saloon. Origin un
known. Paroled Convicts.
Coi.umiius, O., Aug. 5. At the peni
tentiary managers' meeting Wednes
day paroles were issued for the follow
ing: Horace G. Misner, Cuyahoga coun
ty; Lamartine Freenwald, Ashland
count3-; Matt Singer, Cuyahoga county,
and James Mceks, Hamilton county.
Greenwald was convicted of forging a
will and the case attracted attention
all over the state ten years ago.
Want Assistance From Chicago Work
men. Chicago, Aug. 5. Gus Hann, a rep
resentative of the strikers of the
Brown Hoist Co., of Cleveland, 0., ar
rived in the city Wednesday to seek
assistance from the various labor or
ganizations and also to acquaint them
with the causes that led up to tho lock
out and later to the present strike.
Leaned to Death.
Tuscola, 111., Aug. .I. John Hasel
jumped from an Illinois Central pas
senger train that was running at the
rate of 40 miles an hour and was al
most instantly killed. Ho was in cus
tody of an ollicer und was wanted for
stealing horses in Missouri. He gave
his home as 1'opular llluii, Mo.
To Reduce the Governor Gorier ill's Salary,
Toronto, Ont., Aug. 5. A Montreal
dispatch to the World says that when
parliament meets, one of Sir Charles
Tupper's supporters, from the province
of Quebec, will move a resolution de
claring in favor of a reduction of the
governor general's salary from 850,000
Perry Goes to Maryland.
Columbus, O., Aug. 5. Gov. Bushnell
Wednesday honored a requisition for
Clarence E. Pcrr'Klndcr arresl in. Cin
cinnati, who is wanted in Maryland
to answer a charge of embezzlement.
The Fourteenth regiment left forCleve
land .Wednesday morning to go into
Church Struck hy Lightning:.
Omaha, Neb., Aug. 5. Lightning
struck the Bohemian Citholic church,
just at the 'close of noss at 9 o'clock
Wednesday morning, instantly killing
Mrs. Joseph Sepyra, a widow, and in
juring three other women.
Copperhead Snakes Galore.
Cadiz, O., Aug. 5. A man in Not-
.! 1 l l?i 1 1.MU.1 ..
llllgiium luwiiHiuiJ uua niut'u uvur u
hundred copperhead snakes in a week.
Some farmers say they never saw cop
perheads so plenty around in this sec
tion of the country.
To the Ileforin Farm.
Lima, O., Aug. 5. -"Willy Sines, aged
14 years, was Wednesday found guilty
of stoning a C, II. & D. train and sen
tenced to the reform farm for seven
years by Judge Shells, of Ottawa.
Expected at tho Sound '?.!oney
" " i
Rooms Are Being Engcged'.Jor Pani:s
of From Five to Fiftv.
A ni; I'nbllr Slppthns to fin Hold fcCiUur-
dny Msht -Tlia tip !- Will I: (:!.
E. H. Ilr.icv. nf WiKvmmlii, Otitli-
wrtltr, of Ohio, nml Oilier.
Indianapolis Ind., Autf.. 5. The
sound money democratic executive
committee limls that there is going to
be n much larger attends nccj.nt; the
'nu'etinc of Uk' national committee
'tlL'st Friday" than 'U-as 'aiit'.olpfttC't
itoo'ms are beintf onffagOfr at the hotels
lor parties ranging iroin nve' to -i.uy
from various states of the union.-'uiul
it looks as though the committee-meeting
would develop into n general con
ference of sound money demoeiuts.
"If 1 can judge by the dispatches I
am receiving,'" said Mr. Bynuur, of the
executive committee- Tuesday, "in
btead of the sinRi" icpnsjntative of
the o0 odd slates Dial will bo repre
sented, we shall have hero a gathering
of two or three hundred lepresenta
tivo democrats whose opinions will
"I think there is no doubt that a con
vention will be called in September.
We find in other slates, as Indiana,
that the politicians have largely
stumprd, but amo:ig tho business men
and the poop'.o there is a determination
to hold the party true to its traditions
and defeat the un-democratie ticket
nominated at Chicago upon a platform
that is anything but democratic. You
have noticed how rapidly the s;nti
ment is developing in this state where
democrats, not only in this city but all
over the state, are fiocking to our
standard. Our advices are that the
same thing is true in other states and
as the work of organization goes on it
will develop more rapidly."
Mr. Bynum's mail is heavy from nil
parts of the country, and he was kept
busy Tuesday answering telegrams
concerning the Fiiday. meeting. The
executive committee will have a meet
ing 'Ihursday evening, but the mem
bers of the national committee are not
expected until Friday morning, in'tiine
for the meeting which is called "at the
Commercial club assembly room, at !i
o'clock p. in. ;
The executive committee completed
arrangements Tuesday night for a big
public meeting at Tomlinson hall Sat
urday night. Among the speakers will
be Gen. E. S. Bragg, of Wisconsin; Jos.
II. Outhwaite, of Ohio; Col. J. O. Brod
head. of St. Louis, and Louis Ehrich,
AVnrd From the Hope.
Gloucester, Mass., Aug. r. Prof. It.
S. Tarr, of Cornell university, who
started with Lieut. Peary on an Arctic
geological expedition in the steamer
Hope, has written to his family in thr?
city that they are stuck in the ice. The
steamer is hung up in the floes of ice
oft the Greenland coast. The letter
was evidently hurriedly written and
docs not give details. The last pre
viously heard of the Hope was when
she was spoken oil tho Labrador coast.
Prof. Tarr's letter docs not intimate
that tho vessel was in any immediate
'CuUHfltana Again Victorious.
London, Aug. 5. In the National
Artillery association competition at
Shuburyness, the visiting Canadian
artillerymen Tuesda3' defeated apicked
British team in the contest for the
London Fry challenge cup, which tro
phy has been held bv the Canadians
since the last contest in 1SSG. The con
test was an exciting one and the Cana
dians are elated over their success.
Sergt. Maj. Bridgefor, who was the
No. 1 man of the Canadian team on
their last visit here ten years ago, held
the same position Tuesday.
McKinley und lloburt W'h Pol men's Club.
Chicago, Aug. 5 A national wheel
men's McKinley and Hobart club was
organized at headquarters Tuesday.
The national commitlee will give the
organization its indorsement and sup
ply its members with handsome badges.
It is intended to extend the organiza
tion throughout the country, Chicago
is expected to contribute 10,000 mem
bers. National Prty State Contention.
Marsiiai.ltown, la., Aug. 5. The
national party held its state convention
here Tuesday. Resolutions were passed
indorsing the regular state prohibition
candidates and platform, which plat
form, by the way, is not the same as
thut on which Jusua Levering was
nominated. Bentley and Southgate
were indorsed and electors named.
For hound Money.
Di:s Moines, la., Aug. 5 A state
conference of Iowa gold standard dem
ocrats was held here Tuesday. Reso
lutions were adopted calling for na
tional and state gold btandard conven
tions and congressional and state com
mittees were provided for.
Apitox, O., Aug. 5. Bobert Chalmers,
18 years old, was .run over late Tuesday
afternoon hy an .Erie freight train arid
so terribly injured that his legs had'to
be ampuluted. lie will probably die.
Dick Illunil Nomlimtcil.
JEFFKiisoJf.Crrv, Mo., Aug. 5. Rich
ard P. Bland was nominated for con
gress by the democrats of the Eighth
district Tuesday afternoon.
The Hold iSeterve.
Washington, Aug. 5. Treasury gold
reserve at the close of business Tues
day stood at 3110,090,450. The with
drawals for the day amounted to S200,-
Itc-Elected Ktute Chairman.
Richmond, Va., Aug, 5. Despito his
remonstrances, Hon. Taylor Ellison
was Tuebday re-elected state chairman
ot the democratic committee in Vir
ginia. Dinner to United States Marine.
EniNnuBOH, Aug. 5. Tho municipal
authorities Tuesday afternoon gave a
dinner to 100 men of the United States
The Natives Were Highly Entertained by
a Hand Organ.
Capt. Becker, n ISclglnn explorer in
Africa, and an official of tho Congo
Free State, understands the negro char
acter very well, and has hit upon a
pleasant and effective means of influ
encing the natives. He caused to bo
Imported from Europe a good and loud
hand-organ, arid played it before tho
blacks. He even allowed some of tho
most trusty 'of the blacks themselves
to turn the crank.
The natives were wild with delight.
They gathered from far and near to
hear tho new machine. They regarded
it as something supernatural, but not
to ho-dreaded or feared as something
to bo venerated instead.
To change barbarous 'habits, 'Capt.
Becker litis taicorag:cd the cclelrratio'n
of Christian marriages nmongtho na
tives; and as they .were somewhat'
averse to this civilized procedure, ho
announced that the hand-organ should
be played at every Christian marriage,
as a compliment to the bride and
As soon as this announcement was
made, tho bridal couples began to ar
rive at the station in considerable num
bers. Scarcely a day passed without n
wedding. Before long all the native
men of marriageable age were lawfully
married, and by this means were
brought to some extent within the
range of civilizing influences.
Indeed, the marriages increased to
such an extent that Capt. Becker be
gan to suspect that soma of his couples
were being married the second time.
This was the case; and precautions had
to be taken to prevent this sort of
trifling with a'sacred,cereTnony.
The hand-organ is used for certain
other important ceremonies; hut the
captain takes care that it is not brought
outt'so often as to permit of the negroes
growing too familiar with it. If tills
were permitted it would lose its "charm
and extraordinary influence.
There is one air in particular with
which tho blacks are especially de
lighted. It is an air from the.opera.of
"La Travlata," by Verdi. They listen
to this as if their senses were en
thralled and their souls uplifted. They
seem'to show in this a genuine musical
sense, for tho music of "La Travlata"
is of tlie purest and most beautiful sort.
On all ordinary occasions, this cher
ished tune is "skipped" by the nstnlc
operator of the hand-organ, and re
served for the special gratification of
tho people at the most solemn cere
monies. It is not improbable that this instru
ment, of a kind deemed tedious and ob
jectionable in civilized countries, may
exert a mo3t beneficent influence )n
barbarous Africa. Youth's Compan
New York v 4
Ualtimore ? 1Q
Boston : r
Chicago 53. .. .40 570
Pittsburg 4'J 89 557
Boston 47 39 547
Brooklyn 40 47.- 400
Philadelphia 39 48 449
Now York 30 51 414
Washington 34 50 405
St. Louis 23 00 318
Louisville 22 Ot 250
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Editoii Lkadkh Will you kindly ex
tend through your paper our heartiest
thanks to the members of Buell W. R.
C. and comrades of Buell Post G. A. R.
and friends and neighbors for their
love and esteem shown to Mrs. J. W.
Danley in her last days of sickness and
death. MissM. A. Bkkcice.nhidok.
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comfortable they are? Come in and look at them; they're
cheap, only FOUR HOLLARS for a FULL SUIT. Straw Hats
we are ALMOST GIVING AWAY. Can't carry over ANY sum
mer goods haven't the room. We're crowded now, and not
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The Old Reliable Cash Clothiers.
Shirt Waists and Dimity Wrappers
Atone-half value. Very pretty styles, and
just what you need this hot weather. Come
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JENVEY & ALLEN,
1 68 Front Street, - - Marietta, Ohio
Colonial Book Store!
The best place in town to get all
NORNAL SCHOOL SUPPLIES
And a Fan
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J. E. VANDERVOORT. C. E. GLINES.
Prepare for the Fruit Season!
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in abundance, at nost reasonable prices. Call-in early;" so that when
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MRS. CHAS. W. HOLZ, 286 Front Street, Marietta, Ohio
DO YOU EAT BREAD?
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Water Filter No
Tho filtering medium used in this filter is
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The construction is very simple. The stone is secured to tho base
by a rod passing through it, giving it strength And stability. This
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