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YOk. II. NO. 233
MARIETTA, OHIO, WEDNJESDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 1896.
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A. JLVAVOJJ VX Oil V-IHX Jj f jw
Report "of President Perkins, of
f , the International Union.
The Amount of Vfages Received
Per Year is $41,767,989.
The Value of the rroduct la 8180,103,878
Since Last Report 4S8 Difficulties Had
to Ue Adjusted, Involving' 7,t?4
Member and 0,413 Nonunlonlsts.
Detroit, Mich., Sept. 20. At the af
'ternoon's session of tho International
Cigarmakcrs' Union President Perkins
read his report, which was an exhaust
ive one. The roport shows that tho
cigar trade has not materially im
proved, although there has been a
slight increase in the output. The to;
tal amount of wages paid out per year
Is S41,707,0S0 and tho va,luo of the pro
duct Is 8120,103,273.
During the past three years the re
ceipts of the International oUlccrs wero
88,111, and tho expenses SS5.572, leav
ing a balance of SI, CEO in tho treasury.
The larger items of 'the expense were
salaries of clerks, organizers, label
agitators and printing of tho Journal
and annual reports.
Since tho last roport tho internation
al union had 458'dlfflculties to adjust,
which involved 7,174 members and
5,412 nonunlonlsts. One hundred and
seventy-nine of these wero adjusted
successfully, 18 compromised, ,20 de
clared1 off, 67 disapproved and 44 are
still in progress.
Of tho remainder 51 wore lost out
right, in 18 tho causo removed, and 40
wero ended hy members obtaining em
ployment elsewhere. Tho strike ex
pense during this period was S113.4C1.
President Perkins advocates an in
crease in dues of flvo cents per week,
which would add nearly S75.000 to tho
yearly income, and also advocates a
federation of labor unions which shall
recognize tho autonomy of each com
ponent part, and also an eight-hour
doy, with a Saturday holiday, or a six
hour day without tho holiday.
Col. Rhodes to Retire.
London, Sept 20. Col. Francis W.
Rhodes, brother of Cecil Rhodes, who
was' one of the members of (,ho Johan
nesburg reform committco sentenced
to death for treason and sedition
against the Transvaal, but who was
subsequently' pardoned, will retire
from the British army.
To Withdraw Populist Candidates.
Louisville, Ky., Sept SO. Chairman
Parker1, of the populist state central
committee, said Monday that tho pop
ulists would withdraw every candidate
for congress in tho state except those
in the First and Fourth districts.
As a rule, they are coined at Iho United States Mints that is one
way. Another way is to MAKE DOLLARS Blr SAVING, and that
is done bj .buying your Clothing, Hats and Furnishings from
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tkr n fi Men's finely made all wool
SH tlU Clay Worsted, Thibet and
y J .1 y scotch, Single and Double
thin nn Men's fine Tailored Suits,
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yri -,. w mej comprising Diagon
al and Pin Check Worsteds, Fine Vicun
nas and Cheviots.
Children's all wool Bluo Jor- , m
soy Suits, guaranteed fast ll,
Children's yerv flno suits,
double breasted, Sailor and
Reefer suits, latest fall
Men's Camel's hair, fleece lined tf
and natural wool, fancy ribbed J)JQ
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Horrible Death of Four Men on tho Urlt
lib Steamship Syracuse.
Chester, Pa., "Sept 20. Three of tho
crew and a stowaway of tho iron Brit
ish steamship Syracuse, Cnpt Simmons
from Philadelphia for Norfolk, Va.,
met a horrible death Monday night
while tho steamer was lying off the
quarantine station in the Dclawaro
Tho killed nroi Alfred T. Becks, first
mate; llans Jaggers, fireman; Fred
Hilner, a sailor; unknown man, a stow
Tho men In lowering a barrol of oil
Into the hold of the vessel accidentally
burst It, and to savo tho oil, procured
another barrel. Ono of tho men struck
n match and ignited the fluid. Tho
hold of tho vessel was soon filled with
flame und smoko. The four men wero
suffocated beforo they could bo res
Kicr Made on n ntcTcle at a Tubllc Ex
hibition. Trenton, N. J., Sept. 20. The L. A.
W. meet Monday was a great success.
Seven thousand people were present
John E. Johnson, paced by two quads
and a triplet, went a mile against
time. Ho covered tho distance in 1:47.
This is tho fastest time ever mado in
Littlo Jimmy Michael succeeded In
breaking the five mile record against
time. He was paced by two quads and
a triplet Tho first mllo was mado in
1:53; second 3:50; third 5:51; fourth 7:53;
fifth 0.51 4-5. Several accidents oc
curred, most serious being that which
bofel Otto Zelgle, of San Jose, Cal
who fcl 1 from his wheel and broke his
left arm. '
Anil Several Wounded In n Mine Accident
, Near Phoenix, Arlr.
Phoenix.AHz., Sept 20. A. L. White,
chief the United States weather bureau
in this city, was killod and a number of
his companions seriously injured in an
accident Monday afternoon at tho
Congress mine, 00 miles north Of
Phoenix. Tho party was ascending
tho incline on a dump train when the
cars left tho track near tho 1,200 foot
level and was piled up in a wreck.
Most of the Visitors jumped and es
caped with broken limbs while others
went down with the cars and wereJ
badly crushed and bruised.
A Religious Union Incorporated.
Columbus, O., Sept 20. Tho Taber
nacle society of Cincinnati, was incor
porated Monday by Cora Montgomery,
Amelia Wharam, Elizabeth L. Dollc,
Christina Knapp, Rose R. Palm, Mary
Hoban, Elizabeth Ellers, May Lynch,
Thora E. Heckcrt and F. "X. Losanco.
Tho purpose is .to foster a proper love
and reverence and sacrifice of tho holy
Men's Fine Business and
Dress Suits, embracing
Plaid find Rhnnlr Chnvl-
ots, Unfinished Worsteds and'&sotches,
madouplnily front sack coat and vest.
At this price we will sell Mjm e
you Men's Suits, which Si Q , (J (J
are equal in every respect r t, '
to a tailor made Suit Beautifully A jied
and trimmed and perfect fitting.
Children's doublo breasted, fffl
all wool suits, well mado in Jn,;)ll
nobby patterns. v
dr fin Children's very fine knee
7SJJ UU pnnt BnItsi tnado of import-
. ed woolens of the very
newest and nobbiest desiens, best of
trimmings and wprkmanshlp.
Men's underwear, finest all mm
wool and Wrights Genuine jjjfj
Health underwear. w v
and Furnishers, ,
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Old P. O. Building
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Tho Torch Applied to a Town
Near Guanabacoa. ',
The Inhabitants Driven Out into tho
Storm in Their Night Clothes.
Store and Kcsldenccs Robbed and
Cliurchoi Destroyed Insurgents" ITIro
Upon a Spanish War Vessel THejf"
' ' Wero Shelled la Turn and Fled. ,
New Yoiik, Sept 20.'-A dispatch
from . Havana says that tho vil
lago of San Miguel del Padron,
just beyond Guanabacoa, on, tho
road from Havana to Gulnes,
was raided and burned Sun
day night by patriots. Stores and'resl
denccs wero robbed and tho churches
destroyed, Many PaclBco men, women
and children, who had been stripped of
their clothing or driven outdoors Into
the rain and storm in tholr night
clothes, -arrived in Guanabacoa Mon
day morning at an early hour, socking
The patriots Monday seized and
burned a Spanishcommissariat near
Quemado de Guincs, containing, be
sides food and munitions, a large quan
tity of grain and forage intonded for
tho government cavalry. ,
Tho warship Rcina Christina xvas
fired upon by patriots intrenched in
strong positions on tho coast near Pun
ta Guano. Tho gunboat returned tho
fire with shells scattering the enemy In
" INDIAN AFFAIRS.
Commissioner Drowning Submits .Ills Ant
nual Kcport No Outbreak Haa Occurred
Daring the Year.
Washington, Sept 29. Commis
sioner of Indjn Affairs Browning has
submitted his annual roport. He says
that with no outbreaks during the
year tho education and civilization pf
tho Indians has progressed and the
main effort now is and for years must
bo to get tho Indians on his allotment
so as to become self-supporting. The
Indians are becoming adepts
in handicrafts and received last
year in pay from the govern
ment over half a million dollars
for work done. The commissioner re
views the steps taken by congress to
extinguish the claim of the Ogden
Land Co. to the lands of the Seneca's
in Now York state. Tho question of
tbo fishery rights of the Yakima In
dians in the extromo northwest, is still
troublesome because of tho infringe
ments of tho whites upon, Indian rights
which have not bden successfully pro
tected. Education has progressed rap
idly in the government and industrial
training schools. There are enrolled
in all schools 23.S02 pupils. Tho com'
missioncr praises the work of tho flold
matrons. He suggests that tho com
missioner appointed to treat with sev
eral tribes of Indians for their lands
bo continued to clear up tho work oi
making sale of their lands. Nearly all
applications for Indians for exhibition
purposes have beon refused. Tho com
missioner lays stress upon tho need ol
legislation restraining tho salo of liq
uor in Indian reservations.
Ilryun'B Speeches In West Virginia.
Washington, Sept. 20, Candidate
Wm. J. Bryan will return to Washing
ton Wednesday, arriving here about 6
o'clock on tho Baltimore & Ohio rail
road from New York and leaving for
West Virginia shortly beforo 0. The
following schedule of Mr. Bryan's
speeches for his West Virginia trip has
been arranged: Martinsburg, Septem
ber SO, at 10:30 a. m.j Koysor, Septem
ber 30, at 3 p. m.; Grafton, September
30, at night; Clarksburg, October 1, at
10 a. m.; Parkorsburg, October 1, at 2
p m.; Wheeling, October 1, at night;
Charleston, October 2, at 10:30 a. m. ;
Huntington, October 2.
I'lshtlug in Massonaland.
London, Sept. 29. The government
has received a dispatch from Ft Salis
bury stating that serious fighting, last-'
ing three days, has taken place in
Massonaland, near Masoe. Tho Brit
ish, tho telegram says, wero hemmed
in by the, natives for ton hours. No
dotails of the flghtjng are given, .ex
cept the statement that two Brit
ish officers wero wounded.
New York Advertising Agents Tall.
New YoriK, Sept. 20. Herbert Booth
King & Bro., advertising agents, as
signed Tuesday. They havo been ki
business about 13 years and last De
cember claimed to be worth 8100,-O00.
They were also interested in tho Her
bert Booth King Publishing Co., which
published a paper called '"Fashion,"
which was started In 101.
t l)Iore Troops for Leadvllle.
Leadvu-li:, Col., Sept.' 20 All wat
quiet hero Tuesday but the militia feat
that troublous imminent. By order oi
Gen. Brooks, ' Capt. Sqwall Tuesday
mornipg' wjred Cripple Creek author
izing tho mustering fn of a company ol
enlisted men and dispatching hem to
Lcadvillo at once.
Cabmen's Strike Spreading.
London, Sept 20, The strike of the
London cabmen is spreading rapidly,
There are1 now 1,500 cab drivers out
and tho number is fast increasing. The
drlvors struck against tho operation of
a system by which only privileged cabs
are allowed to solicit passengers at the
Jealousy Causes a ratal Shooting.
Pi,Ano, 111., Sept. 20. Peter Hlnes
shot and Instantly killed Perry Fergu
son and fatally wounded his qwn wifo
at Ferguson's homo near this place.
Jealousu prompted the act.
Elected Lord Mayor of London.
London, Sept 29, Alderman Oeorge
Fuudct Phillips was olected lord mayor
ol London Tuesday.
Sirs. Hdlth May Kandolpb, the Widow ol
a Urjtlsh Captain Only a Few Quests
IUn UAniiOB, Mo., Kept 29. St.
Sauvetirs' Episcopal church was tho
sceno of a brilliant wedding at half
past 12 o'clock Tuesday, when Mrs.
Edith F. Randolph, tho widow of a
captain in the English army, was mar
ried to Wm. C. Whitney, ex-secretary
of the navy, who has been hero for tho
past week. No Invitations wero Issued
and none of Mr. Whitney's family
was present Mrs. Randolph asked a
few jriends verbally, who after
ward went to her home, the Anchorage,
for breakfast. Mrs Randolph's brother,
Fred May, attended to the church du
ties. Mr. Whitney was attended by
Mr. Brun, tho Danish minister, and
tho bride was attended by her two
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children. Tho church was beautifully
decorated and thronged with people.
Mr. Whltndy has been suffering with
rheumatism ever since he came here,
and has not yet recovered. The couple
will remain hero for a week and then
go to Hot Springs.
The bride was dressed in blue. and
white silk, adorned with pink roses,
and wore a bonnet with forget-me-nots
and roses. Mr. Whitney wore a black
Prince Albert coat The service was
over in ten minutes, and Mr. and Mrs.
Whitney walked down the aisle and
,were driven to the Anchorage, the
home of the bride, where a wedding
breakfast was served to a few intimate
Those invited to the house were Mr.
and Mrs. Frederick Gebhard, Mrs. J.
Frederick May, mother of the bride;
Mrs. C, N. Wright, her sister; Freder
ick May, Mr. and Mrs. R. H. Townsend,
Joseph Pulitzer, Mrs. Dorr, George
15. Dorr, M. Bruin, Dr. and Mrs. S. W;
Mitchell, Mr. and Mrs. J. Montgomery
bears, Mr. nnd Mrs. W. B. Rice, Mrs,
James G. Blaine, Mrs. Scott, Edgar
Scott, James Scott, Miss Scott, Mrs.
Sturgiss and Misses Sturgiss.
Hundreds of telegrams have been re
ceived by Mr. and Mrs. Whitney. Ono
of the earliest was from President
Cincinnati, Sept 20. Tho Whitney
Randolph wedding was of local inter
est in Cincinnati bocausc of tho fact
that Mrs. Randolph is related to Gen
eral Manager Randolph, of tho B. & O,
York Hall at Yale.
New Haven, Ct, Sept. 29. Ground
has been broken for the construction
of York hall, the now "Sheff," secret
society dormitory and chapter house,
which will be ono of tho finest society
buildings and will cost about 8500,000.
According to the terms of the contract
the building must be completed in sev
Minister McDonald III.
Southampton, Sept 29. Mr. Alexan
der McDonald, of Virginia, the United
States minister to Persia, who arrived
hero on September 20 from tho United
States on board tho American lino
steamship New York, was dangerously
ill with bronchitis during the voyago
and is now lying at the Southwestern
"hotel under the care of a physician.
Monday, however, he was somewhat
improved in hcaith.
A Negro Shot ts Death.
Si'AKTA, Ga., Sept 20. Harris Boono
(colored) was shot to death by a party
of citizens nt this place early Sunday
morning. Harris had raised a disurb
ance, and when Town Marshal Bon en
ordered him to desist tho Negro shot
at the ofucor. Citizens, onraged at tho
assassination of David Silver a few
hours beforo by o Negro, riddled
Boono's body with bullets.
00 Ki in lOTra.(
Clinton, la , Sept. 20. Gold has
been discovered in paying quantities
on tho farm of F. Bahneluecke, n&ar
Comanch, south of here. An assay
shows about 13 aggrogato valuo to the
ton, Tho deposit is from six to twon-ty-fivo
feet beneath tho surfa:c
Tho Application Denied.
Washington, Sept. 29. Tho presi
dent has denied the application of Ar
thur D. Andrews w'ho was convicted in
California iK March, 1894, of depositing
obscene letters in tho malls and son
tquced to three years' imprisonment,
for a pardon.
Supplements Mut Contain the Name ol
Minneapolis, Minn., Sept 29. Third
Assistant Postmaster Davis has decided
that tho supplements boing furnished tc
tho republican papers of this state,
which do not'eontain tho name of the
papor.i are not mailable under the law.
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Tom Watson Threatened.
Atlanta, Ga., Sept 29. Tom Wat
son has, received a threatening lqttot
from an unknown source prderlng him
to got pff tho populist ticket Tho lot
tor purported to come, fiom California.
tulu In tho .Wlm.
St, Pktekshui.o. hept. 20. It Is an
npuhced hero that the Russian com
mercial fleet tr4nl.11: with China, Japan
and Coipa win shouly bo increased by
five largo fcfcaanivrs..
A cream of tartar liaising iWder. Highest
or all in leavening Btrength.-tarMt UntUd
states Government Food Report.
ROYAL bakiko Powdeb Co., 108 Wall St.,N.Y
Sow and Interesting Happening Within
In the Epldomlc of Holdups, Murderous
Assau.ts, Etc., nt Cleveland.
Cleveland, O., Sept 29. There is
no abatement of tho epidemic of crime
in this city. Hold ups and murderous
assaults upon peaceable citizens con
tinue, and the startling audacity of the
desperadoes and the united methods ol
doing buisness astound even the police.
Since Monday night 25 houses have
been entered. Citizens are wrought up
to such a degree of ularm that tho
streets are practically deserted by 7
o'clock in the evening and tho unfor
tunates who aro compelled to be out
late ride homo in cabs or engage body
guards to accompany them. Tho po
lice are just simply unable to cope
with tho criminals, and, although sup
posed leaders have been arrested, the
depredations increase in number to an
alarming extent Houses have been
robbed within a few hundred feet of
tho central station and pedestrians are
held up in the very heart of the city
almost before dark.
.amcs Ginley started for home Mon
day morning about 1 o'clock. As ho
turned into the dark street leading to
his home three masked men rushed
upon him from behind trees. Ho was
robbed of S14, and because he grew
vindictive of speech his shoes wore re
moved. The bakery wagon of Adolph
Hciner was stopped by two men
at 3 o'clock Monday morning and
tho driver relieved of S22, after which
the robbers helped themselves to some
pics and cakes and then ordered the
man to drive off, firing several shots
after the wagon just to hurry him up.
Garret Garrett, a newspaper mau, was
held up just beforo daylight near his
homo at yiO Prospect street Ho was
"broke" and the robbers divested him
of his coat, vest and hat and then gave
him a quarter to buy a drink.
Dr. Johnston's Crimp.
Duncannon, Pa., Sept. 29. Monday
afternoon Dr. Johnston, one of the
best known physicians in tho county,
shot Geo. S. Henry, a nrominont busi
ness man, and fired two shots at his
wife. He surrendered himself to the
authorities and was locked up. No
reason is known for the act. Mrs.
Johnston's wounds are not considered
dangerous but it is thought that Hen
ry can not live.
Tho Leadllle Strike.
Leauville, Col., Sept. 29. The con
ference committee has not as yet an
nounced a decision. The report was
current Monday morning that the
committee had decided to continue the
strike, but this remains unconfirmed.
The belief is growing that tho commit
tee will finally decide to call tho strike
off, but tho mine operators have not
received any intimation of tho inten
tion. Cleveland Undertakers Assign.
Cleveland, O., Sept 29. The Galli
gher Undertaking Co. assigned Mon
day for the benefit of creditors to
James nassack. The liabilities aro
845,000 and it is estimated that tho as
sets will cover tho amount.
An Ovordoso of Alorphine.
Asiiland, 0., Sept 29. Mrs. Jennie
Crawford, a widow of 53 years, died
here Monday afternoon from tho ef
fects of an overdose of morphine. She
was tho solo support of five littlo children.
H, 'New York City, '
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H lishment in the' United States. Em- g
H ploys 40 cutters and 600 tailors. fl
Star x Slothing House
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H the most complete line in the city. j
1 A Fit Guaranteed or ho Sale, m
g Lowest Prices. p
U P.A.S. All orders filled within ten M
Arrival and Departure of Trains,
u. & o. s.w.
Dkpabt 6,00 a. m., 10:40 a.m., :00 rm siH
p. m., 7:00 p. m., U:2Spjm.
ARnrvK 3:05 a. m., 8:10 a. m U:S, p. m., UN
p. m 6:40, p. m., 8:cs p. m.
T. & O.C. EI.
Lkave 3.iop.m.,9:oo,i:oo a.ra
AnniVB , 4:45, 12:15 p m. 7:80 a. m
C. &. M.
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Leave 0:20 a.m., 1:40 p. a
Ahi'.ive 10:40 a. m., EiESp.a
O. Ri a. R. (Eastern Time.)
Socin 9:34a.m.: 3.C3.7:S3p.m
Nonin 1282, 8:50 a.m.; 7:27 p. m
Jos. Webber Shoots Ills Littlo mother
While riaylng With a Revolver.
Cincinnati, Sept. 29. John Henry
Weber, a five-year-old boy, was acci
dentally shot and killed Tuesday morn
ing by his brother, Joseph T. Weber,
aged 10, at the family residence, Corry
ville. Tho boys were playing at their"
home with a toy revolver, pointing it
at ono another, iwhon the eldest boy se
cured o bulldog revolver and placing it"
at tho breast of his brother, pulled tha
trigger, discharging tho revolver, tho
bullet entered tho breast between the
fourth and fifth ribs. Tho boy feU to
the floor which attracted the attention
of his mother, who hastened to his side
Dr. II. L Woodburn was summoned,
rind when ho arrived he found life ezr
tlnct and ventured tho opinion that,
death was Instantaneous.
The boys havo always been in the
habit of playing together, and there is
no doubt but that tho eldest boy was
unaware of tho fact that tho revolver
was loaded. Coroner Hacrr was sum
moned and set the inquest for 2 o'clock.
When he examined tho weapon, ho
found that there wero still remaining;
in the chambers three cartridges. Tho
father of the boys is a carpenter by
trade and is almost distracted over tho
UNDER THE WHEELS.
rirst His Wlfo nnd Then Himself Alcots
Dcnth Near New Berlin, O.
Canton, O., Sept 29. Jos. Mohler,
a farmer living near Now Berlin, was
killed whilo driving across tho Valley
railway tracks near his home Sunday. A.
few weeks ago Mohler andHvife, while
driving across the tracks, were run
down by a Pennsylvania train. She
was almost instantly killed and ho
was frightfully injured. Saturday
morning before his death he had filed.
a claim against Pennsylvania Co. for
840,000 damages. He was 70 ycariol
Old Soldiers Cull on McKlnler.
Canion, 0., Sept. 29. A large dele
gation of old soldiers from the state
soldiers' homo at Sandusky arrived
here on the Baltimore & Ohio road at
12:30 Tuesday. It was raining heavily
and the visitors wero escorted to tho
opera house. President Hopkins, of
the Soldiers' McKinley olub, and L.
W. Hull were tho spokesmen. Maj.
McKinley mado a speech in response
to their addresses which was full of
W.omcn Orators Invade Canton.
Canton, O., Sept 29. Canton has.
been invaded by the woman free silver
orator. Mrs. Clara Barr, of Alliance,
made a speech to tho Bryan free silver
club, which was loudly applauded.
Mrs. Bridges, of Cleveland, followed.
The novelty of women speakers proved
nttractlve an,d the two women will
doubtless continue their efforts for the
democrats in this section of Ohio.
To Settle the Uoundarv Line.
Washington, Sept 29. The presi
dent Tuesday completed tho commis
sion authorised by congress to deter
mine the correct location of the bound
ary lines of the Klamath Indian reser
vation in Oregon, by the appointment
of Richard P. Hammond, jr., of San
Uambled, Lost, Suicided.
Columbus, O., Sopt 29. Billiard
Mooro, a colored man, employed as a
porter, took morphine Monday even
ing with suicidal intent. He had drawn
his weekly wages, and losing all but
25 cents of tho money in a game, be
came despondent He is not expected
A Hank Units.
New York, Sept 28 Tho First na
tional bank of Springville, N. Y., has
closed, owing to a run und inability ta
convert securities into cash.
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