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Volume, V. Nnmiivr ui;i
SP1.LNGFIEL1), OLQO, SATUBDAY EVENING, AUGUST 8, 1885.
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WAinmMTo, Aug, 7. l'or Tennessee
unit Ohio Valley Fair weather, followed In
weitcrn portion, by light local rains. Station.
sry temperature. Variable winds, generally
Out of respect to the memory
of General Grant, we close our
storo from 12, noon, to 4 p. m.
For ih e accininioda'ion ut late
hoppers v.e w I' keep open until
10 o'clock tonight.
SiirJugllvIilV Only Ono Prion
wanted" " "
ANlhll- (ir.NT8. Imiutrii at Humphrey &
llayiuond'a .love and tin Btorfl. l b
i;()u"fAI.K.-lil'TCIIKU l-HOP A good stand
r with all nee. a-ry tool, fur shop and hUuIi
torlm:; will b Bold at a liargaln. If aold wltltln the
nail two wet'lK. l'or particulars Inotlliti of U.J.
VtontM, Auditor's oltite.r-prhia'tiidd.t).
1.1011 HAM! A Jat;ar Wiioii anil ilrnc; only
f la-en u.cd ilt luoiillm, alto a good family
tiiirxo. Will i.cll for III") les tlian nt. Addrean
lloa No. in.
NOIl HMV-IIor. and :i spring wagona, tlicai,
J1 al SI Ho. Market Bl.
llOlt ItKNT Large tor' room on Main street,
F Kent very low. 'I Inn. Hharp.
1.1011 ltl.M' Cuuiitlni! lloom or (litlto, on Unit
J; lloor, with gool counter ilo, aetural rooms
on iirnn I lloor. Apply atoitlioot (Hobo 1'rlntlDg
atjl PnlilUliIng Co
OVr I'alr BUel Siaa-lacles, In Jtatlier caae
i .lih, r oa ciifum. Market or High ulroet
flndtr will plcwa leave at A. 1". 'I roul'a grocery
Hf--On Winter or Cent
Mrreti. tlueo and
lj one half
yanuoi late i
kavlug aauie If
Tbe Under will Ix re
found at InlH ultico.
NtMICi: TO C'ONTUAUTOKn.
o:aI.I:I I'ltoro-SALS will Imi rwolxil ut the
J5 iillloe of the City Clirk of lliu city of
HprliiKlIc Id, Ohio, for fiirnlHhliiK matorUla
mill oonstructliiK tliomulu Howorof aoinuch
of tin (.'iulr htii'tt nlwit dlNtrlrt, or aowtr
illHtrlcl No. 4, iih Ilea on, ami la for Ctihtur
truel holHemi Mill Itun kowit hiiU theaouth
prullln ami Hni'lli'iitlona tlnTofor on Ilia In
thuolllcuof Hit. Civil KliKlncer of trnld city.
All hliliiniiat liofor furiilahlniiitll the lim
terlula anil coniilutliiK lliu work aimiillllii to
aalil platiN, itroillca mill Mpclllcatlona, limit
aUitu jirlco for Jiihur ami inuU-riiil aoiiurutely,
inlial on kikiiiii o inu inn iioiiioin itii Jviaoiia
InU'rcnttil III khIii hhl ami alialliilaolwalxntl
lir Kiiimi roHiHinilhlii illalnltiriuiti'il hituiii ita ll
miti n fli
uiiiirnnUo flint luoiitrni I u III ha cult'Miil Into
uliil llui uork p.rfurmo'i. provldi'd aald hid l
ai'i'oiiti'ii, una iuiihi iu on ino wimi iiio iuy
Clerk tin or bilurvIV o-clo.k, noon of 'luu
dn, UraUat 'lay '! HciuomWr, IKI4'. to he
hiioiimJ Mnd imbllcly rt'itd Iniiniillatoly aficr
Uo'iIimV, iiikiii, uf aalililay, In-tlio priweutu
ill Hie !lty Clerk, Mayor, City Kimtiiier anil
Aa.latanti lly KniiltiHT, iir any fvoof thorn,
and mairtMl tn t'oiiiicil hylhoClty Clerk at
thullr.l ruiUlur iiiaetlinj or Conmll then af
ter, 'IheCouiull ru.urvia lliu rlitht lurvjoct
any nrall irnM..aU mi riH-elvwl for any reaaou
the) muy drain hulllclt.ll t.
Itv nnlf.r of I'titlllt'U.
J, a. rJiuwALTKi. City Uiark.it.
LAID IN THE TOMB.
Tit k nonr of ram oHKATaoi.niKR
Ill Ramatna Kaeorterl to their Keatlna;
1'lMe In llUeralde I'nrk l.y a Pngennt
thn Mke at Which ni Never Heen In
New Vnrk llrfore.
Niw York, Aug. 7, 12:30 r.n . Thn
liCAtl of the procciiion la lust cnlerlns Ulier-
sldn drlvfi. Tlio distance to llio park It two
nnn ono nan mncr.
Tllk rATAFAKjUK AT Tim OATH.
Nkw Yobk, Aujr. 7.-2.53 p. r. The caU
lalqun is Juit rntcrlng IllTFrtiilodrlrr.
Nw York, Aiib;. 8. At 1 o'clock this
morning Undertaker Merrltt brutlittl the
glaaa plates above Oenerml Oram's IkhIjt and
drew from their places the two lids which
corcr the casket. The four screws In each
were lowered down and the face ol the dead
had ben closed forem from ?lew, uulcss
thero shall In tho luture come from
the family a request to remove tho lids.
Then the dead was left in the
care or tbo eurruls, who stood erect and si
lent within the closed Kates and beneath tho
black drapery. A high floral piece, "The
Oatce AJr," had been placed t tho head of
the casket, and the sweet perfume of lilies
wa borne down to those who stood and
watched; In addition Ihere were great horse
shoes of red and yellow rosebuds, lint
there was one tribute that bore
no fragrance save that which
lltes la Us memories. This was a plain
wreath of oak leaves plnued together with
stems of oak leaves and formed in the shnw
ol the letter "0." The leaves grew on the
oaks In the forest ol Ml. Mcflrrgor and flul
Urtxl in the mountain brcetea while (lent ml
tlrant was dying. The afternoon ot Thursday,
the day ho died, little Julln, his granddaughter,
nd llllle Josie, Dr. Douglam' child, had Rilh
end the oak leaves in the mountain woods.
Tey little knew that tho wreath they
lormed would be the only tribute that would
today touch the general's casket. The little
onet their offering finished, had taken It to
Colonel Grant, whose eyes filled with tears
when his daughter said: "Papa, Josie and I
have made , this lor grandpa, and
please wont you give it to him?" Tho
Colonel placed tbe oaken wreath on tbecaiket
and there it rested In Albany and still re
mains as the children's offering.
Four o'clock bad passed, the gray ol dawn
had deepened to red anu daylight wai near. The
strains of dirge music crept in on the morning
air. At first distant, they drew nearer and
nearer as the red deepened in the east. As
the sunrise was near the strains of music,
slow and fad, grew more distinct. Then the
blur-coated veterans of Meade Post,
of Philadelphia, five hundred strong,
came tramping to the sound of
trumpets. The last waasuffuwd with orange
and the dawn was closer the dawn of the
luneral, day. The veterans entered the
plaza and marched past, white the muflled
drums timed their footsteps'; a heavy gun
boomed out toward the sea. The chimes of
old Trinity pealed mournful notes, and tho
sound ol the muilled drums grew fainter,
then died away.
At C.ao o'clock dipt. A. C. Harry and
men ol the 7 1 ft regiment, went on duty as
the ln-t military laidyguard la-fore the re
moval. Sevan o'clock, and the strains ot
solemn inmic Moated in at the gmtetl iron
doors Iroin nmiy directions. At eight o'clock
mituru was putting forth signals ol nn
intensely warm day. The crowds
grew denser and denser around the plaza.
At tJ.uQ (ieneral Ilamock mid stall trooped
slowly into the plaza Irom Ilroadway, and
preseuted front to the City Hall,
then moving to the end of the plaza in
Ilroadway where ihey rested. At this time
100 members of the I.icderkranz Society filed
up the steps pi the City Hall, and led by four
instruments, sang with impressive etlect the
chorus ot "Spirits from over the water," and
tho chorus of "Tho Pilgrims." The
honor guard of regulars filed into
tlie open sce at a o'clo-k, followed
by company A, fifth artillery, under Colonel
W. II. Heck, and company K, 121b. infantry,
under Major Drown. Then came the original
guards ot honor that was on duty at Mt.
VltCr.gir and which alone ithould lilt the re
main toda), filing into the corridor ol the City
Hull. They took tht ir places la nitlu thu n
muin't, itml lln re, under c tiiniand ol John
II, Johnson, senior vite commander of (Irani
Pint, (I. A. It. ol Bnokljn. At !:3.r the
imp. sing luuernl car ua9 drawn up hy
ient;-luur jft hlatk hursts in hi ck
lrniiiig It hnltid on thn pla.a
ilirt'itly in front ol the City Hall lcH. In
aiilii tin corridur Ciimiurttiiler Jolin-nm was
nailing " Columns m position, right ami
lell!" wa lti-i command. Thu veti ran guard
of honor whs itl! intention. " l.il'l tlio re
inali.bl" vtns llio in x t command, in clear tii
low toiitM. The twelve men supatl to tho
silver rails with gloved html,..
"March I" was tbo next lom-
niand, the ttlvu men, carry ug
the. h,ick-( men tl taakct moved out Ukjii thn
portico. Coiiiiiiautlt'r J linftiu took Ins plito
linmtilially at their litad. Duvwi thu slept
they went with measured tread, ami ariess to
the opt n sp'KD to the steps of tin; black and
waiting car. Commander Jolnnnn stepped
itai.it-. i no Bluer mountings glHttneil as
the burial case with its honored
burden was carried up and placed
upon the dias of the mounted catilaliut.
The veterans retired down the steps, the
honor guard, next to thn hearse on either side,
took the same relative positions as they bad
maintained to the remains while they were
being borne Us the car, the steps were drawn
away from the bearse, and commander
Johnson took his place in the centre ol the
line and Immediately behind the lurtrol car.
At his left and right in
the rear of either corner ol
iho tar.wcrc Comrades Downing and Ormcby,
of Wheeler and Saratoga Posts resiectively.
Next, and directly behind these, were repre
sentatives of the Loyal Legion abreast as fol
lows: (Ieneral John J. Mlllikln, (Ieneral O.
A Carlton, Paymaster (leo. 0. Ilarton, Lieu
tenant Colonel Kloyil Clarkson, Lieutenant
Colonel A. M, Clark, and Captain K. Illunt.
The clergy and physicians had nld their
respects to the remains by nliglillog
from their carriages and accompanying them
Irom the steps to the car. They then entered
to the carriages on either side of the inn, as
follovtB! Hev. Dr. Newman, llishop Haines,
Hishop Porter, Iter Dr. Chambers. Hev. Dr.
Field, Itev. Ilridgman, Rev. Dr. West, Hev.
Father Desbon, Hev. Kobert Collyer, Habbl
llrowne ami Dia. Douglas, Hhrody and Sands.
Colonel Ileck, In charge ol the regulars, com
manded his companies, as Indicated above, to
take tbeir positions, company A on the right
and company K on the lell of the hcartc.
Colored men were at the bridles ol thetwenty-
tnur norses. nuteen memlwrs ol Meade
Post, ot Philadtlphla, of which (iencial
(Jrant was a member, were almost
directly In front of the team
of black leaders and the Davis Island Hand
A signal was given and thu line nl coached
with tbo clergymen moved on the, plna on
to Ilroadway, The band stood waiting at
Iho bend ol the funeral car. Colour! Heck
advauced to the head of the lino of black
hors, s before the coach, "Move
on I" wero his words of command,
with uplifted sword. The leader
stepped forward, led by the -colored men, and
in an instant the black line ol hones had
sUaightentd their traces and the wheels he-
ueath the hero s body were moving. The
hour was U:47, The band playid a dirge,
the troop of regulars and Ibe honor guard
J ifr 1 L C?J,
nrath the trees and crowding tho sides
'of the square, looked silently on the
black funeral car rolling over the curb Into
Ilroadway. The black corridors of tho City
Hall were silent. General Qrsnt's last jour
ney was begun. At 9.52 Mayor Grace and
his party emerged from the city building and
entered carriages that had been drawn up in
front. They followed ont the ptaza as fast as
they contd he disposed of lr carriages. When
It was 10 o'clock the police lines wore with
drawn. The people streamed across the plaza
without hindrance. The last scene there was
All night long the carpenter's saw and
hammer were busy In Ilroadway, building
platforms with seals, which rented at prices
ranging all the way from $1 to$lOahcad,
The decorators, too, had not been Idle. On
the front of many great ware
houses wi re displayed emblems of mourning
which were uot there the night Iwfotc. The
reviewing stands wero located In all sorts of
places. Nearly every empty stand along the
route bad been gobbled up by spectators.
Some of these were rented out-right, while
others contained numbeied seats to bo had at
the small sum of ! each. Tho snecu-
Isting fever even got hold ot the
newshots. severs of whom stuck notices In
their chairs to the effect that scats from
which to view the parade could bo procured.
ai nine o clock nroaaway presented an
animated spectacle. As far as the eye could
reach the sidewalks were thronged with
people. Every train and every stenmet
iwured Its load Into the great artery
of trade and travel. Hronzed face's
from the country mingled with white,
faces from the city counting rooms and ofll
ccs and dirty faces from the tenement dis
trict. Hlch and poor, rogue and rascal,
dignitaries and nonentities jostled each other
on the curbstonrs and sidewalks. Kvery
liotly seemed to be good na'ured and look tba
jostling and pushing as a matter of course.
Tho polite tried to keep the people oil the
street, but It was hard work. There were
morn who wanted to pas along the walks
than there was width of nassauo to contain
Madison Square had been astir and sight
seers were traveling up 23d street in a per
fect thiong as early as 7:30 o'clock, when an
onicer on norsebick dashed up to
the ladies' entrauce of the Fifth
Avenue Hotel, and dismounting, took his
stand at the door. The pearl-gray sash de
noting the position of side was across his
breast. The officer was Colonel lit dges, of
General Hancock's slalT. He was followed
shortly by a wild-looking gentleman in uni
form which turned out to lie the marshal
of the presidential and gubernatorial
carriage party, Lieutenant Colonel Gilles
pie. Their presence attracted an enormous
crowd to Ibe draped entrance of Iho hotel on
Twenty-third street and the police were soon
called upon to clear the sidewalk. The
crowd then surged around toward the main
portal of the hotel which shortly became
Impassable. Inside, an Increasing throng of
gold-laced and uniformed men blocked
every hall and corridor. In
Ibe main hall, Oen. Sherman,
lull, erect, and amoking a big cigar, was the
center of an admiring throng. He Blood in
a group or naval oflirers, (batting pleaaanlly
with old friends. The parly were nil in .'nil
uniform, and attracted universal attention,
1'iat Magged only lor a moment when a file of
the attendants of the Japanese minister en
tered. The big marble hall was comp'etoly
(hocked with humanity long beloru M o'clock.
In lliu hiir parlor upstairs all was stir and
bustle. While the president and cabinet min
isters were at breakfast lu one end of the
nuilding and the Grant family was quietly
preparing for tbo pagtant nt Iho other, the
various organ zttions and delegations were
gathering and getting ready, here, there and
everywhere. lUdges ol military orders
found way for members in the seem
ingly inextricable confusion of swarming
humanity. In a quiet little pirlor
of the ladles' parlor, facing the square, a
group of men, most of whom were gray
haired and old, but nearly all ertct and ol
vigorous physique, were putting on broad
satin badges ol white and black. They were
thn pall bearers. General Sherman, who hod
la-en summoned up Irom bis friendly
confab lielow, resplendent in military
toggery, stood in frienJIy conversation
wllh a tall man, whow whito moustache and
chin heard ninl soldiirly la-aring onii rtcog
m.ed al a glanco to ho the gHlliinl tonliile
rate, General lluikner, from whom Grant
wreslcd his first hard won laurels at Fort
Donelson. General Hucknei was in ordinary
black citirens' dreen. A smaller man, simi
larly aitirtd, at the othtr end ol
the room, whoso gray hnin formed a
sinking contrast to ihu leoniuo mauu
anil bene black moustache of Gtnernl Logan,
Willi whom he was talkiug, was the famous
Gunvrul Joe Johnston, the bravest ol Ibe
brnvi-, who eiucumhid to Gaiiera! lira ill's
i-w, rd. Hamilton Fish was nut among Ihu
pill hearer. Ilo was sit k and the n-i,l. ir
hid appointed A. J, Drexel, ol I'htl.delpliii.,
in hi stead. A I the last inouient it was
Mild that Admiral Warden had
lietn apiKiinltil a pall laiarer
ill place ol Admiral Huwan.
Al 8 .'10 o'clock Colonel llodirea summoned
the pall laareis to their carriages. The presi
dent's carnage-, drawn by six horses, was
called up lo tho door next, hut it h-itl fully an
hour to wait. The president hud signified
hi intention of riding with Secretary liayard.
He was at that time, having finished
his breakfast, quietly conversing in his
parlors. In anticipation of his coming uut
an enormous crowd, which the police found It
difficult to manage, gathered opposite the ho
tel entrance on 2 1 J street and yells of "Here
they cornel" went up every time a delegation
of Grand Army veterans, a gubernatorial
delegation, or a committee of state delegates,
who stopK.-d at the tig hotel apparently in
countless numbers, came out. The Grant
family were quietly gathered in their parlors,
overlooking the square, and strangers wire
tigiuly excluded from tlio ball leading to tbeir
UIIS. I1UANT IIAII NOT AlUUMil),
And It Was announced that she would not at
tend Ibe luneral, but hud concluded to stay
at Mt. McGregor. She was reported by Dr.
Newman to be still weak, although not con
lined to her bed, The parly gathered ut the
hotel ready to take carriages lor their position
in the parade when Ibe culumu should havti
advanced so far as to permit their carriage to
fall iu line from the hotel were Cotouil
and Mrs. Fre-d. Grant, Mrs. Strtori, Mr. and
Mrs. U. ti. Gram, jr., Mr. and Mrs. Jeae
Grant, Mrs. Cramer, Mrs. Dent, Mi Cramer,
General Creawell, Mr. Stephen L. Moriarity.
Senor Uoiuero and Mr. W. J, At kt 11.
At 9 30 o'clock President Cleveland called
his cabinet together and arrangements wero
made fur the order iu which they were to
leave the hotel lu take their places in the pic
cession. The hands of thu clock on
the front of the hotel pointed to
live tulnulea alter 11 o'clock when GenereJ
Hancock and General Shalei rode under Its
windows at the head of the procession. The
sun was m Heeled Irom the mass of glittering
gold oil the uniform of the stall aa it truopul
uu behind, followed by the regulars, who In
MLsslng, reversed arms, while the bauds
played mournful dirges. Along thu
line ot the avenue, where the troops ot the
first division of Ibe National Guard were
drawn op, guns were shouldered '.a the gen
erals patsed. On the west side of thu avenue
a continuous line ot Grand Army orgaui.-
tions extended down as far us tho eye could
The great silent throog watched the pro
eslon go by from the stteets and squares
rom windows ol bouses, haWM-and
ground anywhere In eight and how
tho polite mad way for the carriage,
tho military and (he marching thousands
ol citirena seemed Incomprehensible but they
did. Captain Williams swung his club st the
point at Fifth ivenue and Twentv-thlrd
street where the pressure of the throng waa
tho greatest and hi presence alone acted like
a charm. In the crowd, the utmost good
nature prevailed. Kverybody made room lor
everybody else to the extent of bis ability,
and no harsh words were heard. Tlio showy
whllo holmeta and cream colored jackets
of the 22nd regiments of state troops
made n contlnuoustdoubto file fronting the
hotel. To tho norti the First and Second
liattcrlea, handaomejy mounted, held Iho av
enue na far as Twenty-eighth street. Through
out the line the crowd was so dense th
its power to (exercise lis presence,
nau paaseu. wnerc ll Blood ll remained Irom
eheer Inability to nlovc a foot. Kven tho
policemen were Waljed In. Finding fielr oc
cupation gona tbey stood still with the rest,
part and parcel of lie Immovable tbrong. At
111 30 precisely the' Grant family camo out
of the ladies' entrance on Fifth avenue and
look their carriages. Colonel Fred. Grant
and wife rode wijb 'General Grant'e fa
vorilo daughter Nellie. Mrs. Sartoris:
U, 8. Grant, jr bis wife and Henor Romero
occupied the next carriage together; Mr. and
Mrs, Jesse Grant (occupied the third,
As the carriages i received their oc
cupants, they reeled away toward
tbo avenue, and remained thcrj closely
wedged in and wuiline their turn in the line.
Tluy had been waiting more than a quarter
of an hour before President Cleveland enmo
out and took a seat in his carriage with Secre
tary liayard. ,
iiknkiiai. ai'Brtirfilox or huminixi
Nxw YonKi Aug. 7 Advices to the Asso
ciated Press from laige towns In this and
neighboring slates Indicate a general ten
dency to supend buaineas ami observe tho
day of General Grant's burial with more or
less solemn ceremonial. In a number of
them the churches ot tho different denomina
tions will join In union services. In Philadel
phia business will be generally suspended,
and a very large number are preparing to
come to this city to witness the great pageant.
The Pennsylvania alooo la preparing to bring
uu.uuu persons. The bells upon Independ
ence Hall and all public buildings
will be tolled between the hours
of 10 and 12 o'clock in the morning.
From Baltimore ward is received that
several thousand persons wilt come to this
city to-morrow. All the trains are running
iu, d otnnjoftbera are divided into sec
tions to accommodate," Ike throngs. Business
will be almost entirely suspended, and many
of the churebca will hold memorial services.
Boston advices say that the governor and
stafT, and other state and city officers, and a
regiment of atnte malltia, left by a apecial
train this erasing.
The employes and servants ol the White
House who were there whilo General Grant
was president expected to ntlend tho funeral,
but they wero informed that no place bad
been assigned them in the procetsion.
At 1:10 this morning the gates of the City
Hall were closed for the night, and about 200
persons who had been in line were dtsap
oistbd In not seeing tho face ol the dead
general. It ia estimated that as many as
.lOO.OOO (arsons have visited the hall within
tin- two days that tho remains have lain in
President Cleveland and party arrived at
the Fifth avenue hotel about 11 o'clock last
night, and proceeded Immediately to their
room. People Irom every section ol the
Union aro In New York, The hotels and
every other available place for sleeping were
crowded to their utmost capacity Ian night,
and ninny were forced to go to Brooklyn,
Jersey City nnd other adjacent citiea for ac
commodations. The military constituted the leading feature
ol the parade.
It is said that the Baltimore and Ohio ex
pects to secure an independent entrance into
Chicago over the proposed Great Western
railway, which has been granted a right of
way into tlio cily.
A Pittsburg iIIsiiaHi says: Freight trains
on the Wheeling division of thn Baltimore
and Ohio railroad were run on schedule time
yesterday, about 10 men from tho Parkers
burg and Wheiling division having been
brought here to take the (dace ol the strikers
The Cleveland and Mahoning Valley rail
road dirt ctory held its annual mectini; yes
ttrday timings. Hurke presidunt, J. II. Dev
etc in vi presidt nt, K. It. Burkina treasurer,
and 11. V.. Poppli'lon, secretary. The road
puvs about 12 a-r cent per annum iu divi
dends, ami mi of the- flock ia held in Eng
land. Tlio line is a part ol the N. Y. P. k
O. sit in.
llenylng lilt Hiiinint Alliance.
I.oaliov, Aug. H. Sir Ferdinand George
Millner, memhernl the hoiisti ol (oininnus,
sends lo the, Times letters from the Marquis
ot Salisbury, Lord Itandolph Churchill, Mr.
Weun.nf the houstt uf commons, and Mr.
Parin-ll, denying the asstrlion tli.it Mr. Glad
atone i arranging an itlliatiu- between thu
eoiifervatlu-i and I'arncllites. Parnell says
ht has not hud any communication willi any
member ol the government on public affairs,
tllret lly or indirectly, except In debates in
thu house of commons.
A Prominent Unytoli Democrat Sklpa.
Daitiiv, Aug. 8. Joseph II. Ensign, sec
retary of tho board of police commissioners,
left for parts unknown Tuesday. Investiga
tions so far sliow his accounts short $2,090,
and $1,200 belonged to a soldier for whom
Hnsign invested it. The safe was locked,
the kuys gone, and It had to be lorrcd open.
He was n prominent Democratic politician.
Not (loutl KiioukIi for John U.
WahhiiiiTon, Aug. 8 Commenllng on the
aipointment of Hon. Jobn G. Thomjison, of
Ohio, to lie an agent In the general land
office, the Post (Democratic organ) says: "It
remains to be said that Colonel Thompson's
apK)iutinent Is not equal to bis deserts. We
think he should decline it, and we nope be
Una Joe Miilliiilton Itearlietl llaylou?
I)atuk, Aug. 8. A child born ol restate!
able German parents last week is cuilously
marked. Jit black spots varying iu size Irom
a plnhead to half a dollar partly cover the
body. Tho left foot is all black. About two
thirds of thu body is white. Tho marks re'
seuible tliosu on a couch dog.
SeUetl n Vessel,
Wahiiimitoi.Auf H. Commodore Wildo,
of lliu Yantlt', Informs the navy department
that he sailed to-day Irom Colon for New
Orleans. He also rctHirts that he seized ono
of the Panama railroad company's veitels,
wliidi the revolutionists bad captuted and
were using, and returned It to lis owner.
A HlgulllcRiit Allusion.
(iiiVKtvii.I.K, Texas, Aug. R At the re
union ol cx-conff di rale soldiers here jester
day, General Itoss, the orator of tho day,
alluded to the fact that thousands of crippled
old (onledeiatea were liegglng their living
from duor to door, while 120,000 federal sol
diers were drawing p nilons,
1'eciillar Art Idem to a Horse.
l'AlNkiii.t,s, ()., Aug. 8. A valuablo
burse belonging to G, Ilougbtuii was killed
iu it singular manner yesterday. It took
Irlgbt, ran away, and dashed Into a Ireight
trH standing ou the crossing with ugb
force a t? treat Itt'uTiTb aliMrwu
Oil ANT MK1UOHIAI..
A Handsomely Illustrated (llobe-ltapub-He
to lie leaned Tomorrow.
The (li.osi.-Kr.i'UDi.ic of tomorrow, (Sun
day) will bo a Grant memorial number, and
will contain a large number of
Interesting sketches, Illustrating all the
scenes an Incidents of Genera
Grant's death and the Impressive funeral
Every line of matter In the Sunday
par will bo fresh, as nothing
will lie repeated Irom to-ilay's
lasue. It will give tho full telegraphic ac
count of tho funeral, taking tip the account
where It closes today. This will be a hand
some, and appropriate Mer to preserve,
and In addition to the matter concerning the
funeral obsequies it will contain an unusually
largo and varied amount of bright and reada
ble, local and telegraph news.
HVAUKS ?HOM THKlriHK.
A natural gas-well has la-en oiiened near
England and China have formed an alli
ance against Russia.
Bismarck iwrsonallr Inspired tho recent
publications against Franco.
The date ol the prohibition convention has
Men changed to August 21.
The Ohio Conference camp-meeting is In
session nt Waahington C. H.
There were 102 buslneas failures in the
United States reported for the week.
Tho English Commons has passed tho
amendments to the criminal law hill.
Itev. Sam Jones, tho Georgia cvangeli-tt, is
nt the Lovelnnd camp-meeting, near Cincin
nati. The circuit court has overruled the motion
for a new trial in the case ot Pajrick Harl
nelt, the wife murderer.
Secretary Whitney has notified John Itoach
that his inntract to build the steel cruiser
"Chicago" has been forfeited.
Jsbn Zccller, aged s'xty, residing at No.
395 Eastern avenue, Baltimore, suicided yes
terday with "Hough on Hats."
John Maboney, L. B. Jackson and William
Hawley, prisoners, escaped Irom the county
jail at Wapakoncta yesterday.
The graves of General Grant's father and
mother, In Spring Grove cemetery, Cincin
nati, have been tastefully draped.
Joea lie Moan It?
Wasiiiniitok, Aug. 8. Secretary Kndicott
has informed the Jefferson democratic elub of
this city that no ex-union soldier, be he re
publican or democrat, shall I dismissed from
the war deptrtment while he Is secretary on
the charge of "offensive partisanship."
Hase Hall Yeatertlay.
New York 3, Chicago 8; Zanesvllla 10,
Capitals 5; Memphis I, Nashville 3; Colum
bus Browns 4, Washington Athletics 2; Cin
cinnati 3, Pittsburg 2; St. Louis 4, Boston
3; Brooklyn 10, Athletics 8; Providence 2,
Mews. II. T. Nelson and E. A. Morgan
will spend Sunday iu Cincinnati.
J. D. Williamson and Captain John Steph
enson, ot Greene county, are in the tity to
day. Mr. Tutu Simpson stopa-d over to see the
laiya last night on bis way from Detroit to
Mr. C. M. Clark, of East High street, will
start cast to-morrow on a business trip to
Miss Letitia Wissinger, of this city, has
returned home utter a pleasant visit with
friends nnd relatives in Indianapolis.
Mr. J. P. Winters has gone to Richwood
Magnetic Springs, to apend Sunday with Mrs.
W., who is at the eprings for a few weeks.
Rev. Joseph II. Jenkins, formerly general
secretary of the Springfield Y. M. C. A., now
pastor ot a Congregational church ut Toledo,
ia in the city, visiting bis lather-iii-Iaw, Mr.
Wm. A, Fay, Rev, Mr. Jenkins occupiea the
pulpit at the Congregational church tomorrow
. OVAL IlKKVITiKH.
The Mnyor holds no court today.
The man with a brand ol non-explosive
powder ia the latest.
Just a half an hour ago a little stranger ar
rived at the rtsidemc ol Mr. nnd Mrs. Joe
Spihr on South Market street.
Fourteen car load ol excursionists arc pir
nlcing at Yilluw Springs today. They come
Irom points between Dayton and Richmond.
Mr. George II, 1'iey pays there will bt. no
"chipping iuM on iho natural gas hii-intss.
II he succeeds iu organUing a (ompaiiy that
he is now talking up, 1I117 will bore en his
property without assistance, from Ibe owutrs
ofadjatcnt propi rly.
Secrttary ul Hit- Treasury Dmiel Maunlug
yt-stinlay issued an oflicial order lor u a-ual
loiumissiouer to visit Springfield, Ohio, and
itifpett the proposed sites lor the new gov
ernment building, Unhiding the old jail lot.
Mr. Constantiue went to New York fiom
IIOl Kl. A Kill I'.l I.H.
Aucaiik E. L. Ruins, Philadelphia; II,
Llngeule-lser, Milwaukee; A. Angus, New
York; J II. Itussel, Detroit; C. II. Cramer,
Troy, N. Y ; Chest. T. Ware, Dayton ; W. P.
Heiskill, South Charleston.
Laiioniia O. II. Marsh, New York; N. P.
Nedley, lle-llaire; E.J. Townsend, St. Joe,
Mo.; Miss Wither, Jamestown; C.J. Gil
more, Cincinnati; lleaiiiner Alley, Hellelou
talnc; L. W. Baker, Portsmouth; S. C. Lee,
Baltimore; Chas. K. Wilson, Yellow Springs.
St. Jamkh J. O'Brien. Mt. Vernon; W. I).
Mansfield, Mt. Vernon; F, W. Reinhart, Mt.
The StlllllBllI III Africa.
S timely says that African sunlight, with
all Its grent heat, appears to hint as a super
ior moonlight, judging Irom lis eflei l on the
scenery. He attributes Ihu apparent solem
nity ot tho I'folenu -looking" bill ot which
he an often apoaks to this peculinr sunshine.
"It deepens the shadows and darkens the
dark green lollage of the forest, while it im
parts u wan HppcMriinui or a told reflection
ol light to naked sloa-s or woodless top
bills. Its effect la a chill austerity, an in
descril.ablo solemnity, 11 rt-jatlling unsocia
bility." Niagara lleenuilus; t'opular Again.
Simu the island have been opened tree to
the public Ihey have la-en cruwded as they
used to lie when the toll was low ami the
park leas Inviting, The heretofore ciowded
park ia thus relieved. Thousands who have
beretolure retrained from visiting the moat
attractive spot at Niagara, now spend hours
In the cool shades of the Islands. The hope
that a tree Niagara would restore the popu.
larity of this resort seems to a considerable
He Come Homo Karljr Now.
Haturday KveuinK Uatelle.
Ilo was in the habit ol coming home night
alter night at 2 o'clock In the morning. She
grew weary of this, and rendered bis latch
key useless by locking the Irent door. He
was obliged to ring the 111, and was horror
stricken when bis wife appeared at the win
dmtL.sjadwurn4Utdij"Usi ?, 'rs, I
Sbtct my husband bosM Trj iswaMatt'
He hat aaasosne very Jowsttloatsjsl evet.
LATE LOCAL NEWS.
Kerahner IMsmlaaetl on One Charge antl
Hound Over on Another-lUaull or the
Kaamlnallon or the I'., O. . St. I.. It. It.
Knipluyea for Color llllnilneaa.
Tho trial of E. 0. Kerahner for forgery,
occupied about two hours time In 'Squire
Stout's court ycslerdsy afternoon. The
principal evidence was that of Mrs. Christina
Cook, and Messrs. George Wallers, Martin
Walters, and Henry lllnkle, all of which was
to tho erect that they had never signed Iho
notes. The teetimotiy of the buyers of the
notes was taken, but developed nothing more
than tho fact that trie wrs had been repre
sented to them as genuine by Kcrshncr and
Ihey had bought them on that understanding.
It became very evident before the trial was
finished that he could never be convicted
of forgery, because there was no testimony to
show that he hlmaelf had written the lorged
signatures. Prosecuting Attorney Weaver
malo out another affidavit while tho last wit
ness waa being examined, charging tho pris
oner with tittering forged paper. He was
discharged on the first charcc. and Immedi
ately rearrested on thesecond. Theevidenco
already given was agreed to by counsel on
both sides. A new trial waa had then and
there, and Kcrshner was bound over to court
in the sum of $300.
Vrlmim Camp Meeilnir.
The annual meeting for 1885 of tlio Ur
bana camp meeting association began yeah r
day wllh a large attendance and Interesting
exercise". Many people went from hero nt
noon today to apend Sunday on the grounds.
Among those from Springfield attending tbo
meeting regularly, several of those named
with their families, nre U. F. Haywnrd, Gen
eral Deurdurf, Georgo Winwood, P.
P Mast. J. W. Pierce, J. H. Clark,
A. I). Horn, J. W. Burns, J. D.
Otstot, A. W. Otstot, O. II. Bretney, M. W.
Plattenbnrg, Thos. Sharp, Mrs. Phillips, L. M.
Hatcher, Rev. (1. Wones.A. W. IHB'.Geo. I'r
quharl, Rob't Maxwell, C. A. Welsh, Wm.
Welsh, Hev. Henry TuckleyMra. Captain
Stewart, G. E Illghley, Jno. Hruner, Geo. W.
Whitaker. Wm. Legg, Samuel Myers, Jno. S.
Shewalter, Wm. Good, Mary llltr, F. Davis,
Mrs. D. W. Burns, J. W. Randall, Miss Sallie
From Catawba arc Henry Runyon, Wm.
Yanmeter. Thos. Wintret. J -nk !! n,
Hunter, A. B. Runyon, Jno. Runyon, Nathan
None or Them Go It Illlutl.
The examination ot the employes of the
Little Miami Division of the P., C. & St. L.
R. R. for color-blindness and defective vision
has been completed, and the result has been
very satin actory to tbo officials and most of
the men. The total number of employes ex
amlned was 400, including engineers, fire
men, brakemeo, conductors, flagmen, opera
tors, station ager.ta in fact all the men hiv
ing any duties lo perform in connection with
signala. Of the number, seven wero lound
to be color-blind, and five to have defective
eye-sight. The five with defective eye-sight
can most proUbly, by the use of suitable
glaaaes, remedy the detect.
Ilornrnle Vtiur llullilliica.
The committnti on decoration for Grind
Army Daye.-August 12 nnd 12, Wednesday
and Thursday, would urgently request all tho
citizens along tlio line of march to decorate
their residences as profusely as tbey se-o fit,
but we hope to jtee some display nt every
house, If only one alngle flag.
By request of Okcoiiatino Cowvuttkk.
Not Murh to Spare.
Ne York Times.
Girl. "I will look at your hammocks,
Dealer: "Yes, miss. Now, there is some
thing nice. Not expensive, but at the same
time pretty and strong."
Girl: "It don't look very strong."
Dealer: "I will guarantee that it to sustain
a weight of 300 pounds, miss."
Girl: "Let me see; 120 and 1G5 would lie
just 285 very well. 1 will take that one.
I'oor Chance for 11 Circus.
N'ch lork limes. ,
"What's the prospects In this town for a
circus? ' asked tho advance agent of u
Kc-utusky citizen; "think wt'd draw a
The citiz-n shook bis heal dubiously.
"I'm '(raid not, stranger," hu said. "Thar's
to be a man hung here lu September, an' 1
reckon everybody'll liej savin' up inouey for
I'oor Tol I How ll Muat SillTer.
Al the christening ol Mr. CrkyxviUhi a
new baby last Sunday, the child grablied IIS
future name in its tender hands, which tvt-re
Severely lai crated,
A I'hyaitlaii C.Miiiin'e I'm it lienor.
"I felt so nervous, 1111111111a," said a little
girl, n furring lo an intuit nl ol the previous
day. "What do you mean liy 'nervous,' my
dear''" "Why, muuiuiu, ii'a just la-ing in a
hurrv all over."
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Mrs. Emma Clark's Combined
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Irom the sculp and renders It
healthy. It will cure all diseases of the
scalp, also cures neuralgia headache, ner
vous headache and removes pimples Irom tlie
faie, restores gray hair to its natural color
and produces a luxurUnt growth of the hnlr.
This preparation is perfectly Ine trum pois
onous drugs. Satisfaction guaranteed or
money refunded. This Hair Rtstorer is pie
ared and sold by Mrs. Emma Clark, South
Charleston, Clark county, Ohio, or her au
thorized agents. Agents wanted. Give it a
trial. Price $1 r Mile.
For sale by Ad. Bakhaus A Co., Druggists,
23 East Main Btreet, and II. H. Wolle, corner
Market and High afreets, Theo. Troupe, T. J.
Casper, and Montauus k Garwood,
A Itviiiarkuhlo hft-apn,
Mrs. Mary A. Dailey, of Trjnkbiinnotk, Pn ,
was alllicted lor sli yeaars with Asthma and
Bronchitis, during which time the best phv
ncians could give no relief. Her life was de
spaired of, uutll in last Octola-r she procured
a bottle of Dr. Kings New Discovery, w hen
immediate reliel was lell, and by continuing
lis use lor a short time she was completely
cured, gaining in Mesh 50 lb. in n few
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throat and lung diseists at Charles Ludlow's
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ways find Electric Hitters the beet nnd only
certain tare known. They ait surely and
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lluckleu'a Arnica hulve.
The best salve In the world lor Cute
Brnist-e, Sorea, Ulcers, Salt Rheum, Fever
Sores, Teller, Chaptied Hands. Chilblains.
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enres Piles, or nonay requlr.. It Is guar.
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COMMENCING AT 5I.S PI
The prices we offer
goods at we believe ai
lowest onces ever t a
Quality and wear guaran
Black Surahs, 75!
mm .1 not
SI, $1.25, 1.60. Extra Croosj
VIne. , .; war.
Dr. T. L. James, Dent
(-IUtO of ChlOBgO.)
t n civil
Dentistry in all of Its BraMhtlbe
eijeciaity of fine fllllnfrs; restoring, partial laasaf r
teeth without plates, and restoring to na.fi.SaT '
aound roots and broken teeth hy crowning-. in
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Attorney and Expei
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