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DAILY, SUNDAY AND WEEKLY.
Hi Only Piper In In. Eighth Congressional Dltlrlcl
Receding Associated Preit Dispatches.
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OlTltia LOCiUTT, isxacoauiD BT J, DIDIT,
vvrs.iiT roa th n Lona-naruBt.ro.
August Is I8SA I Ten
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10 J" a in
2 TO p m
6 10 p in
10 30 p m
Mean tenierturr leuiperatura i '
date In ISM, ?ti alajve. Temperature of same
'b In H8 Th' above Temperature of aime
date In 1WJ. rr abuse zero
The immediate delivery postal system goes
Into effect Oct. 1st.
The democrats have finally forced Gov
ernor Hoadly to " go la" (or renoraination
It it said to have been done with a pile
ho cares who writes the sonps of this
country? This question cannot be asked con
cerning the postolhces with an; kind o'
doubt as to the Answer
Between the advent of the cholera and any
more London scandal stories, in this country,
there is ample room for debate ar.il cause for
deliberation before choosing.
It i remarkable how many soldiers' wid
ows the present Democratic administration
finds in office wbese place an wanted by able
bodied Democrats and they get them
The 0 S. Journal of l 'olumbuv, wants our
"jail hill" for a building file Columbus has
in fact, really desired a grtat many things
that Springfield ba, but this last must he
regarded as a "Lazarus' bid to Dives feast. '
It will be notice! that the democrats, after
waiting a very long while before making a
nomination for governor, are really very
mnch i ut out bctaue the democratic annex,
the partisin prohibitionists, do not pan out
according to promise. The money eipcnde 1
In that direction is probably lest to the dem
Since we are evidently doomed to have a
high-toned snob aristocracy in this countrr
it is scarcely any aldition to the aggravation
to know that its highest point is reached
when K-ieliih snobbery is faithfully copiel.
When a thiug Isn't "weal; English, jou
naw," it isn't snob This is higblj compl -mentary
to real American toTi-foolery.
National gas promises to work a rivoln'ion
In the manufacturing business. It is already
largely used in I'lttiburgh where it Is happily
abating the smoke nuisance. It is also used
at Voungstown and East Liverpool, and
other manu'&ctunng points in this state.
It has also been found in Cincinnati where
th lower Salunan formation cro;s cut, and
just where our geologists have eaid that no
coal or gas existed
It is generally admitted that Uandall, f
Pennsylvania, the ouly pronounced protec
tionist of any national prominence, who has
any influence with the party in power, has
alrcaly abandoned the contest lor the speak
ership ot the democratic bouse of retreeenta
tives. Carlisle, of Kentucky, a free trader,
will no doubt o'cupj this very iniiortant
position. The business interest.' ot this
country already leel the blight ot flee trade
Governor Ho idly was very actively en
gaged personally, aud beaded Ibe list of those
askiig the f resident to pardon Lieutenant
Mullen of the Cincinnati police Mullen im
prisoned over one hundred oolirel men in
the Hammond street prison on the eve ot the
election last fall and held them till after the
election. And yet the governor has claimed
to bo the friend of colored men. The colored
people of the state will readily d.f cover the
transparency ot such friendship. Mullen bad
a light sentence but he threatened to make
known some very unpleasant things, hence
the unusual and very successful efforts in bis
behalf. It is very remarkable that this Mul
len is the only person in the gang of ballet
box fraud perpetrators that gut into the peni
tentiary, and bis most active aod influential
(riend should be the democratic governor of
Our Jull Hill 1'lCtuie.
The Sunday Globe-IUi-ublic has already
presented one of an Intended series of local
illustrations, (the second appearing today)
made expres'ly for this paper by an artlit
regularly attached to the staff. It was ic
tended at a joke on the proposed absurd lo
cation or the new government building on
Jail hill. Of this work of art the Ohb Slate
Journal, by the pin ol Its most talented edi
torial contributor, W. S. Furay, solemnly and
also ably says:
"I am tild that a picture lis been circulated
representing the proposed location as a distant
and Inaccessible bill, the top of which can be
discerned only by the aid of a telescope, and
the building upon which can be reached only
by means ol a balloon. Ihe picture is said
to be a good thing In Its way, and to exhibit
considerable wit and Ingenuity in lis getting
up. The public generally outside ot Spring,
field regard It, or course, as a caricature, lut
M having considerable foundation iu truth."
The dlialchts this mottling say there Is n
lull In English politl-s. This is good news
lor the average newspaper readi r.
Our telegraph columns this morning con
tain an account ol one of the hunt vlllaln
ous (rimes on record, Stat llunlltiglon, l'a.,
last night, two tr.itns nut a solitary wat
larer on a railway tratk, and nfler robbing
him ol everything of talue they found
about him left him securely bound
to the rails across the track
Hy frantic ellorts he worked IiIimhK par
tially liee, but a ja'slng train took off one of
his fingers. The severest punltliment is not
punishment enough fur such in tiles as Miitc.
Human Ingenuity hai notlntentid n moue
of tor lire that eiaclly mtets their case.
Till. Soldier UliliiVfa Must (to.
The pricent democratic ndmlnUtratlon hi
Washington may or may not be achicviog an
honorable reputation In the mugwumplan
view, but it certainly Is not improving its
reputation with the ci-uulou soldiers in
Ohio. At Yellow Springs lately, a soldiei's
widow was removed Ironi the poslolhce lo
give room for an able-bodied democrat, and
the followlni! is one more ol numerous chscs
"Mr. William Peacock, an app'lcnnt for the
postoflicv at Clarksburg, was In rather good
shape last week during Ihe reunion. His
handsome form rs stretched to Its lull
length on Second s'riel, and Irotn all a)pMr
ancts his hide rai well supplied with bug
ju ce or someothir Intoxlciting dnuks Fnst
Assisiaut I'ostum'ter Gtneral bteven'on will
please make a note ot the fact, and send the
commlsiion along." Sciolo (O ) Oazette,
August U, 188S.
"Among the luurth--las poitmaslera ap
pointed to-day were the following 'Cla'ki
burir, Uom county, Wm Peacock vice Mr..
i: Buin. "Washington (L 0 ) di'patch In
Comment Mrs K It tin is a soldurs
OTM A Ml (II7MBS.
Tht 4niae V er uliere.
Julge F .raker bu beeu innVIng a lour of
Nortlitrn 0 lo and finds tht U-p'ibhuini
united and euthusiatic He vt ill had them
so hire. Marietta I!eciter
l j t r itm-. Mukm iiimi .lliiiit.
The nnsterr of mui?nuniii silence run.
cernmg the slaughter of tourlh-clas post-
masters i apiarently lmienetrable Are
thev too full tor utleranu ' Cincinnati Times
Star. iiiuiiii) Hunt.
Hoadly is shaking bis bead negitivtli in
order to get out ol the wav of the guberna
torial nomination which Kuraker's boom like
John Ilronn's siul, is manbing on. Ililti
slll in o Ho.
The sittns and cogent najunlng all go to
show, or indicate a republican triutn' h, we
believe, in Ohio, whih must be, tnd will b
taken as a jointed ard emphatic rebuke to
the alnnnistration Knnsis City Journal
Ulint Itel'illitltalM MtouM Hit.
A gcd ma ij democrats are hoping that
Cleveland wi'l lake n'lesion trom his Ohio
brethren, anil paik the supreme court to de
clare the civil service law uuions'ilutionnl
With this in vien, repalicvns in Ohio should
show the presilml, id October, the puoish
inent that awaits that sort ot thing Warren
Wouldn't It linn llriwut Siulsl
The Democrat c pipers -e openly detenl
inir Dr. Leonard and the prubib'lionists in
Ohio It they believe I)r Deonard is nht
it is their dity lo go with him ani tioraioale
him as their canlidaie for covernor
Wouldn t It be a gMud sight to see the tree
whitky ral oil, no fcunday furty lrd by I)r
I.tooard I Marion Indeeu lint.
A Jloiilelltoiin Meeting,
It is raid that the me. ting ot the emperors
of Au-uiu and Germany and tht Cur bii no
(olttliul significance et It is not iucredit It
that these rule's shuul 1 mi b Ine their armies
along inilways hhiI ut roja-roads and bridges,
make en Hess other airai giiunai tor prutet
tion, anil yet run gieat risk of their lives
all lor a lew mrments social chit as t iiiala
New York Tribune
Tlie Worlit Will lir.ttv lla Concliilon.
It was a democratic policeman in Cincin.
nati who locked up more than 100 colon d
men on election day without making any
charge against them, thus preventing their
voting, and it is a democratic president who
has pardoned hi ji alter serving little more
than half of the very mulerate term of ini
prUonmejt to whub the oourn sentenci 1
him for the ojense. A censorious world will
draw its owu conclusions from the facts in
the caso. Philadelphia Inquirer.
The Catll llarons.
The "mystenom and autocratic power of
the CAttlt. pnmrmnii-t" v,i n,r i,lii. mi....
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tro ci than iu the chiaire that has taken
pine in Cleveland s position within ten dav
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Beginning with the evident determination to
expel thine comranies trom ihe entire Indian
country, he is now content to have them re
move simply from one reservation, and the
semi-oflicinl announcement is made that the
president will take no luriher action As it
now stands the cattle bir ins have secured
about nil they asked. Chicago Tribune.
T.-.iin shoot ut south siloii,
A special from Jame ton aays that the rig
ular team shoot for the beauti ul gold medal
which was carried away from the Xenta team
at the last tournament by the South Solon
boys was again contended for by the tour
clubs on the South Solon gr. unds Friday.
The medal was won by the Jamestown team.
The (core of the clubs was as follows
Xenin 81, Washington 0 II, 73, South So
lon, 87 , Jam. stown, OJ The Sol tl boys had
In their team five of the crack shots from
Springfield, one of whom was not a member.
It was not coasiderel fair to do this, but our
boys had made up their minis to shoot for the
medal aud cared but little who they Im
ported to help them out. The tournament
passed otr nicely. Th shoot all round was
lud and a numbr of our boys were really
oft, but they tarried off Ihe medal all the
ss.me. The nut match will take place on
thtse grounds, on the 21th Inst , at which
lime a lively shoot will be made, tor the
Jamestown big shooters intend to keep the
Salt mentor Meiiiuriu.lt unit.
A. C Illaik and J. W Murphy, committee
on decorations tor the Grand ot era house and
St Pauls church Giant memorial services,
Satunhy, August 8, publish the following
statement' Amount collected, $78 05, amount
0' hills paid, ISi.oO, leaving a balance rf
cash $25 45, which has Wen pal 1 to Mrs. II. L.
Bradley, treasurer Women's ll-nevolent so
ciety, Especial mention Is made of C. A.
Davis and his three sons, who devoted the
most of three dajs to the work of decoratiog
the Interior of St. Paul's church for the mem
orial. Mis. E. It. Dillon and Utile daughter, and
Mrs. Thos. P. Fetter, leave this morning to
T sit Irloads and relatives In Columbus, Lan-
c liter and Dresden Junction, for several
RAMBLKK'S NOTK HOOK-
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tlnlliertil In VnlKs unit lull, About t ties
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llii tlrniiil riity I Irnworl- I lie (ll lilt
Mitimrlil Noli a on Dr. I I'onnnt
Judge I'ornkir was perfictly at home
among the ol I sul Hers at the Grand Ami
reunion last wttk, aud their respect and de
votion to him was shown in man ways.
The lact Is that Judo Foraker is one o' the
tnot wlnnltu public men in the whole conn
try A single glance Irotn bis kind and hon
est blue eyes, and n grasp of bis hand, com
ing seemingly from the viry soul of the man
aud he has gained a tteadfiut friend, if the
object of bs attention is a slrangir, or has
strengthened the boiul of fiiendslilp if an ac
quaintance. Sitting with the julge in bis
breizy room at ibe Aicade last Wfik I cr
Joyed a pluant chat wlih the future gover
nor. Healwajs duos?) the s line rooms at
the Atctle hotel, a suite ot apartments over
locking the Market Square on the west side
of the hotel, and which Ins now ac
quired the name of I'oraker's room
The ju Ige and his tiiends fought the ex
citing fight at the late republican convention,
which gave bim his nomination, in this
room, and the judge M ways choosis it when
be cuines to Springfield.
Those of our readers who sensibly ulltct
the cotnfirtable seersuiker suits tor sumnur
wear, will be pleased to bear that they have a
champion in Judge Foraker, who weal s a
coat of the delightfully cool India fabric,
during the heat of the day, and when the
bondage ol tocial etiquette does not compel
the torture ol a dres suit, when the mercury
is spitting out of the top of the tube of the
thermometer. Speaking of the approaching
campaign, I asked the Judge what he thinks
of the republican outli ok
"It could not bo better," was the reply, i
God the U-ft feeling and the gieatest confi
dence, and I am certain we shall witness an
ol 1-tliue ItipuUL-in mrjority In Ohio."
"Whin will the campaign ojen?" "That
qiiestionhft3b.cn asked me several hundred
times within fie past lew days The fact Is
that it Is ver well undfr way on the Hfpjb
llmn side ju-t now I should have been
mninpliised to lave stayid Ik th days in
SpnnLticIl to tl e Gram! Army reunion, but
I am so busj every da that I find It imri)33i
bl to remiin more than one da in the same
place From Spiinj.fi Id I slall go to
Columbus, and from Colnmbui to List Liver
pool, when I have an aildrecs to make lam
constantly busy, hi d speak somewhere almost
daily, and then tnv friends ink "Wheu will
the campaign open '" "W tint aoout the Pro
hibitionists '" I atki-d will they be likely to
injim the Republican cause much I
think not," was the repl, " I lojk lor tbem
to poll nothing more than their average
atrsngtb, but the fact is, I pay Utile attention
to the subject, and leave it principally to the
newspaper men to fight out. The
ne-vspapers take whatever po'ition they
think advisable, but I rarely touch on
the sulject." The Jude was asked about
the camp-meeting ale story in the Commer
cial Gazette, and although he showed some
amusement -who could help it he rtluel
to say anything on the subject. "A great
deal is beidg said by the democratic newspa
pers about my recent call on Senator Sher
man at Mansfield recently, and it seems to
1 avo assumed the dignity of some kind of a
dire consjiracy in the eyes ot certain demo
cratic papers The tact is, Senator Sheemsn
and myself bad nothing whatever of an im
portant nature to discuts, and the meeting
whs merely S'cial. I bippened to tie in
Ma (field, and Si nator Sherman Invited me
to dium r, and that is all there was of it.
Tbej'i !ge is in the best health and spirits
ini ginable, and is fully jreparcd for
the aiiroachinj: i-anvass He gave quite a
humorous n count uf the letters he receives
from all over the stale from politic! ins, law
yers, il ctors, rnerrbants, workingrneu, and
not a few from clanks The letters are nu
merous enough 1 1 stock a sma 1 mj'eum, and
6 line of them ere eurprmngly riliculous Ile
qiestsofall kinds are made in the coolest
nunr.er imagiuHtle. Not a few of the alters
are from highly educate 1 men, atl are mod
els of fine rhetoric The ju lge s mail ju,t at
present is lumetbing enormous, and it keeps
his iccrttar busy answering it.
It is a foregone conclunon tbst Judge Fora
ker will be electel this fall. Fate de
teats iu li a man once, but never
t7ice. A dtfeat would mean the retirement
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tuis tne peop'e ol U no will never allow
Judge loraxer bass catiooal career Ufore
him, and no combination of cirtumaancts
cm prev.nt his aucces-'uily reaching the first
t'ej 'he gove norsbip of (luio The
strength and popularity whieh Foraker has
attainel with the republicans, aid esieiiall
the young republican! has not bete exceed
ed s nee the days o' Jlrougb Then the ex
cellent and almost romantic military history,
h s eloquence aod power ol wianing friends,
all comhiue to mik' him one ot tte strongest
men, political! up aking, in the whole
On the first of S-ptember.ihere will be sev.
cbaDges In the Western L'nion ofhee. Mr
A. B. Gilmore will take Ihe position as all
night operator. Mr. Litimer will be trail
(erred U day service, ard Mr. Frank Hooch
will take the nUht press reports.
Mr. P S. Dyer, cashier of Ihe Low ry
Harda'are .company, Cincinnati, has been
visiting his sister, Mrs W G Brsin, ot Wist
Pleaeant street, and attending the G. A If
reunion this week . Mr Dyer has formerly
reside! in SpringfieU, aod was auiUred In
as a uieinter of Mitchell Post lajl week.
Mr. Weather Prophet Drury's cold map
came promptly to hand 03 Ian Frilay. It
was four days late, Mr. Dury'i original date
being Ibe 10th of August. But then no ooe
ought to expert any weather projhet, who
contracts for a certain brand ol weather, to
deliver the goods any sooner than witLlo
four or five days at least.
'I ice yon advertise ex union tickets to
the Thousand Islands," said a ikmny looking
man to a ticket agent, last week. "Cer
tainly," said the agent. "Did you want to
get one?" "Well, the (act Is," .aid the skinny
mio, "I havn't long to stay anyway, and I
dou't believe I'd haye time to Me the whole
1,000 of those Islands. I think 500 of tbeui
would be about all I coull conveniently
tackle this time. Can I get a ticket to lee
'.nn nr ,l.tt l.i...i. r. t...t i .. .
, wvv u .Ho i.iqiKii iui uau wuat one 10 the
1,000 Islands would cost ?" She wai Infot tovd
that the e 1st would be the samp, and lest dls
Il Is a gn-at rt flection on interest In music
In this city that no opportunity has In en a'-
fordid to hear Mr Wilbur (limn, the tenor of
Trlnily church, New oik, who has liecn vis
iting In tills ill some wciks A conmt,
recital or lnuaitnle should b all mums haw
bun arranged Mr. (limn leavis next Frlda
for bis home In New ork atioinpaiilnl by
his bride, nee Mlvs Bertha Mers, or this
city. An effort will lie made to arrange a
muslcale next week, some time between
Mondiy end Thursday, In whbh Mr. Gunti
am! olhcrs will partlcipa v Mr. Gunn Is
very much Interested In the Sihool of Amer
ican Opera, rttcutly establnhid In New irk
City, and will take part In the opera ol
Ohcron, which will bo given iu English In
New York this winter.
What Is the matter with the wlld-eytd
humorists of Ihe Ohio press7 Up to the
hour of going to priss not one has vet
thought to remark that that wine Dr. Leonard
Is alliged to have iltunk was taken lor a
An effort Is ticing made by a Springfield
manager to bring the Mlkalo, Gilbert .L Sul
llvan's latest and best work, to Sprlngfiill
tor a tew performances in the ntxt few days.
The profession of a fire-works manufac
turer is almost as dangerous as that of a bu k
canvasser. Hardly a veteran In this profts
sion can be found but what Is crippled. Mr.
Ditlil, who furnished acd ueriiitendtd the
tiring ol the magnifictnt dllay ol firr-works
last Thursday evening at Ihe fair grourds, is
no excei tiou. Ills hands are badly crippled
and his face burned with powdir Irom an ex
plosion of fire-works In bis factor in Cin
cinnati. One da ho was about to enter the
packing room of the factory, when he sud
dehly saw a spark under the foot
of one of the workmen who had struik
fire by stepping on the dust of 6ome
exploilve material. Like a tl ish
Mr. Diehl jumped back, but not quick enough
to save hlmstlf entlrtl. His hands were
crippled, and his face burned, while the
workman in his packing room wm Instantly
killed. His lactory was once burned, and the
sight was grand beond description For
half an hour there was a gorg ous volcano of
variegated fire, and a tattle ot great and
saiall cxlo'ions which would shame anv
Ifsime genius woul 1 bore through the
ciiling over the Springfield City Council
chamber, he would strike a flow of natural
gas which would make the yield of the Pitts
burg and Buck Creek wells a Lilliputlin
affair compared wills it. There are millions
in it not the council, but the gas well.
Mr Chas A. Bauer, of the Lagonda woiks,
lelt vclirda for Put-in-llay.
Mr F.l C. Mlddletoo, of this city, will put
a Concert compwy on the Toad next season,
to play the comic operetta of Penelope, The
fieee has bien re-wrlltcn ami enlarged to
A Springfield man wants to know why
Cyrus Slriugfellow, who ran oft with a
Xenm lady, lo (Lis city last week, might be
eaid to hive made a tcn-stiike. The rea'ori
is because he ran away with Mrs. Cypher.
Add one to a 0, and we have 10.
"Are the delegates instructed?" asked one
republican ol another, at the close of the
demrcratic convention yesterday. "They
may be, said he other, ' I Bra sare that lour
of them can real and write, but I knw
nothing what kind of an education the rest
It Is understood that a number of immense
concerns will be started in ibis rity about tK
first of September. They will be of the very
greatest bene tit to the city and will, we un
derstand, give constant employment to tie
tune of ahout 2 000 boys and girls and a
number of Iaaies as well. This is no new
newspaper yarn and is certain to be accom
plished. The above item reads like a sensation
ab,ut some new maiii'aciuring industrbul
it is not We simply altule to the opening
of the public schools. The outlook is that
the attendance will be a full average. The
schools, as tbey will next ear be constitute 1,
will be in a st te of efficiency never belore
rtalized in this city.
Dr. Leonard is not letting the irrass grow
undrr bis feet. Instead of turning on his
accusers and defaraers and arguing with thun
about little things like drinking champagne,
anl supping cieamy old ale ou toast, the
doctor is ru-hing all over the slat', making a
speech almost ever day List Sunday be
visited his btother at Alliance, which was
his former home, and made a ten days'
stumping tour through southern Ohio.
Next wtek be will beard the lion
ot intemperanc at the Magnetic
Springs, Tuesday, August 18th; Greeuville,
Toursday, Troy, Friday, .Salnrdaj, London.
Tomorrow he will spend at the Ltbina camp
meeting, and It is sale to say that the gate
receipts will go up to fabulous (inures. Each
Sunday, the doctor proposes to return to his
fljckforone day only, as the posters of the
circus read. Now, the question is, bow can
a pastor properly attend to the rpl itual wants
of his congregation when he is away the
whole week, and only prt aches one brief ser
raoi on Sutdaj? Who will preach
tte last consolation to a family stricken
b death? Who will jln the
yout-g people in the bonds ot niHtrl
mony, and give tbem the benediction as tbey
go out on a new life? W bo will preach com
fort to the luflericg, the poor, Ihe aged, th
weak who cannot come to church
on Sunday? Not a pastor who is
(ria'blog prohibition on the itump
for three solid months, and running
home on Sunday, to give his congrrgatlc n
th gospel in homeopathic do ei, surely. No
one qutitions Dr Leonard's right to put him.
lelf at the heal of a political parly, bui at
the same time no one denies that be did
wrong not to leave his place temporarily
filled by a substitute duil-g his political ca
reer. There is only one thing which exceeds the
moment wheu a plumber puts In bis accuun'
It is when a mlfqiilloputs In his bill.
Mr, Chas, KchaeRer and a small nirtr w. m
recently on a flihlng excursion lo the Hunts
rllle reservoir. Hw-akln? of ilm trie, Mr
Schaeffer Sal I
"There Is no nicer ihort recreation trip
near Springfield than to the re.ervolr. It la
only a pleasant ride of about thlily-nine
miles. Tlio reservoir Is several thou-and
aires In ixlcm, and has beautiful scenery.
1 he lulling Is fv. client. Illsiasylu caleli
about all the black and rock bass and ted
fih that a nun cares lo carry. The fish Uta
et tcadll nt a spoon hook, and the rcl
fish bite at the common worms
without an trouble. Tie hiss make
vcr line surlns tin are game and make
a batd fight for" ex'sb nro. Iho reservoir Is
the nearest good fishing ground In the neigh
Iwthood ot Springfield "
Monk Ske got hold of n big chunk ol
l.lin'iiirgcr cheese the cither da. The cheese
was the ex ra 150 degree proof, hand-sewed,
three hundred red pepper powei va
riety. Monk took n huge bite.
It was enough. With a ill ho filed
It out of his mouth, then wlti an Ineffable
look ht the chunk in his hand, ho laid It
ibwnand adlresslng It said, with a mourn
lul slgb, ' Why don't you tiko somtlhlng of
The lawye'S, notwithstanding the fact that
they have all the powers of lew at their
command, hive as man bid debts as other
people. It is raid tlint one law firm In this
city lias $1,000, another $0000, Hhd nnolhir
$17 000 worth of bad debts on their books,
of which they cannot collect a penny.
A Cleveland paper says that Key. J. T.
Roe, rector of Christ church, hpringfi Id,
will be In charge of Grace church, corner ol
Erie and Prespcct streets, during Angus'.
Itev Mr. Clendeuin Is taking a two months'
vacation in the Evst, spending his time at
seaside n soils.
The season at the Grand Opera house was
opened yesterda alternoin hi Constantino,
and Iiloe'a mastodon minstrels. Not
withstanding the small sirs ot the
aulicnce, the show was excellent,
and drew tears as large as
biicklelenies from a few reuUlcnns wlo
were present. The cast w.13 excellent, and a
repllitlon ot the show would robably 6cJre
a mammoth uudience.
1 I met Governor Hoadly last Wednesda
evening, ' eaid Geo. 11 Prey, yceterda. "The
govoi nor informed me that he had Intend' d
to attend the Grand A'm reunion in this
ut last wtek, but when the datis were
changed he lound it imprsslble to do so He
wis en route fur the vill.ge of Vermillion,
which is supposed to be iu the state of Ohio."
The governor's business mint have been of
an extremely prc-sing nature at Vermillion,
which caused him to ri !o right through
Snrlogfield at the ieien'ioal time when the re
union was in progress He probably bud an
engagement to paint the little place Ver
The celebrated Jake lle'zild vs. Doc Camp,
bell doc-Jtealing casn Is once more Set lor
next Tuesday. Tho im .ortance of the ens.'
may be ng'-tly es'imitcd wlin it is s ated
thut the fullowing eminent counsel have
been already retained Itoscoe Conkling,
Benj. B it'er and B lva Ljckwood. Several
men with broo-ns will be lUtiotrecl in the
court room to mop out the eloquence as it
falls from the lips of the above legal giants.
A man went into the Bee Line baggage
rooms the other day and gravely aked if bis
cane coul 1 be checked through to Marysville.
Tho baggageman thought it could not, but
that the check could be cauecd without any
It wa3 expected that the government build
ing commissioner wruL' anive from Wash
ington the last of lasl week or the first of
this week. The prolestants against the Jail
Hill lication are very confident that the
rommi sioicr will decide against the location,
unlets the government should appoint a
blind mm, on 1 even be would condemn it,
liter being led up and down tho Spring
sirtel h 11 several linns
The dry goods men ot this city have shown
very excellent tas'e in their drating in honor
of the memory ol General Grant. Colors
and white stuffs have been atranged In tas'e
lul desgns in the fr.nt windows sta s,
crosses, and military designs being among
The New Era of this week, fails to deny
tho champagne and creamy ale story on Dr.
Leonard, and contents Itself with the following-
"A great noise is now being made over
the announcement that several years ago
wh n Dr. Leonard was ling sick with mala,
rla, he used some wine under prescription
from bis tbyslmn. We dou't know whether
It is true or not the fact that it was publishes
in the Commercial is against It but whether
true or false, we fail to see that It has any
thing to do with the question whether the
saloons shall be permitted to continue 1 s
c .urse of destruction." IUui li 11
Down the lilolin-Uepubllc'a Chimin),
Mr. Erasmus T. Thomas of this city, dur
ing a short call at the Globb Uki uiilio office
last evening, gave, unintentionally on his
part, several incidents of history to the re
porter concerning the present cithie ot the
GLoiic-ItirtiBLio Several years ago, while
Johu DeLnison Smith was proprietor of the
Smith hotel, in the building, he (Thomas)
was married to a daughter of Mr. Sjilth In
the present local room, Some years after,
Mr Thomas' eldest son was engaged, with a
companion, In flying a kite from the Mat roof
of tht building, when b some means he fell
d wn the chimney of the same room In which
his lather and moihir were married To say
that the accident caused great excitement
about the hotel is stating it milily, and when
he was finally dug out he was so covered
with soot and otherwise begrimmed that bis
iwn lather was doubtlul of his Identity. The
hero of the story is now II, Denny Tbouw,
the crayon arti.t of this city, and this is how
Le took Ills first lesson in chare al sketching,
llir lliler Ciiplurcil.
Detective John Way, ot South Charleston,
who leviral days ago went to Jefferson City,
Mo . fr Charles Caldwell, the man who stole
Mr. John Hancock's horse nnd gold watch
ah 11 two years ago In that vicinity, arrived
atHiuth Charleston Friday morning with
his man. Caldwell has ju t finished serving
a two years' sentence In the Missouri tenlttn
tlary. He will In all probability get from
three to five years In the Ohio penitentiary
fur this offense. He w.s taken to London
and lodged in Jail to await a trial.
Colonel W J. White, ot the Seventh reel
ineul, told Lieutenant Culvln, at the close ot
the Grand Army parade Thurs lay, that the
Champion City Guard, of this city, made a
better uppearante and marched better than
any detachment In the whole proceisl'c n, and
that the Fifth bailer; made Ihe belt ihuwlng
of the militia.
' TIIHOVIIII 1IIK ,HTIO.M US'
mu.niMi iiArr is.m'iatiha.
i lillsttilitliii Acillit Itu'i-a I lie lloiial mill
lIllliKa llo us Hi- siija Willi llnl) I lie
I eel.le.l or Kit ha 11m lit lent n ml llele.
The doors of the Grand Opera house, place
of holding llio elttnocrntlc county convention
this afternoon, did not open until past i
o'clock, tho hour set lor calling the
convention to order, nnd tlen tie
Biiitbonlslic I rtthrcn who had been cool
ing tlit Ir heels on the pavement outside
to the niiinter ot one hundred or one
bundled and filly (brethren, not heels,)
were ushered into the half-lighted
an lltoriuni through a grrat clou I ol dust
raised by the operation nt taking up carpets
In the aisles and corridors The time ptevlous
to the opct Ing ol the doors wns lnirved.
3wamp Cammlssloner Cunstanllne, with
cunning aid intrulatlnn In bis mild blue cc
and chairman Johnny Klnnnne on his arm,
matt hid up aid down the aibcs inopateintn',
giving the latur the lip on the right thing lo
do In the convention. He to managed embrace
ev'lb delegate, as lie camo up, and mur
mur a lew halt audible words in his ear, to
which the response, liivailsbly, was a read
nod ol acquiescence There was a long wait
alter the dtlrgalcs hal taken their feats
and the qultt of cxpectatlou and
suppressed excite nient pre vnlltd. It was 2 2ri
when Johniiy Kirniane, with the sole ninily
1 f ihe lurlal place, isicirtel to Ihe pluform,
Mr Luiis Weixillnum, selecled b the
central runitniltiu temporal chaiiman,
who was introduced and said heliidbecii
named tor teniporar chalriiHii b thectr
tral committee and ho roturutd sincere thanks.
He only knew one reason why the
should do so, they kuew be never
m ele speeches on such occasions nnd
it would tie a pit to dlsippolnt them. Tho
next business was the selection of a tenic
rary setrelar, and Frank Showirs, Esq , wns
Mr. Constantino moved to dispense vvi'li
the committee on peiiniiient organ xetion
anl confirm teniporar elli ers 113 the pcrmn
nint organization, which wai carried, Mr
Cunstanllne luting Ihe i ics'i in, upon whith
there was ooe ney.
Mr Lessm-r said It wai pirt of the dul ol
this convention to 8r ct el yen delegites aril
eleven nlteiuitos lo rcf-tse'it Ibis ciunty in
the deraocru ic slate convtntlon at Columbus,
August 10 Hud 20 He move I the a poin'
ment of a committee 0' ooe frooi each ward,
township and preo net to select delegates mid
alternates. Mr. Martiudell moved that each
township, ward ard precinct report one
name to be placed in a hit
from winch the first eleven names dnwu
shall li tho3e of delegates iud the next
e e.c ultetnitcs
Johnny Mnnane up-ended llin-cll nnd
hoped the amendment would not prevail
It was followlni: th- pernicious example of
the republicans, and the convention might
as well shake dice and bed ti with it. A. B
Smith thought thee Meitin lell plan the only
fair one. Mr. L-ssner opposed the unit mi
nion!, In the lottery p'ca and thought the
democrats coul I choose a dehgoiioo ol hon
est, Intelligent ineu without nppeal, em the
republican method, to the Goddess 0!
L. II. Lorenz favored the amendment, say
ing its object was to break the oil ring. c
have been fending the same men to state con
venllons year alter year, Hud II was time for
a change. The plan was not gambling Kin
nane got the laugh on the hrsi ward school
board member by calling attention to the fact
that at Friday night's caucus he rover said a
word about the hat scheme when delegates
were to be selected to this c invention.
At this point tbeie w is a great bush and
breaths were hel I In expectation as B m Cur
stantine arose from his seat in the front row
and with owl-like solemnity declared that,
above all tbiug. bo hated to
Imitate the evil ways ot the ret ublican party
here. He then proceedel to piead In the
cause of purity and Ihe gr0il, old, cut-and-dry
committee si ie of si lee ting u list of del
egates made up before the convention met
There was some further feeble- kicking, but it
was too evident tho gang had the convention
right under its thumb, and when a vote was
taken on tho Martlndell amendment it was
lost with only a (eclle dribble of allirnntlve
votes The original resolution was then
adopted and the following committee ap
pointed to select dilegatts and alternates
First ward, John Kinnanc; Second ward,
Chas. Ctegarj Third ward, 0. W. Constan
tino; Fourth ward, F. Collins; I illh ward, J.
P Martlndell; Six h wa'd, II. Brennau;
Seventh watd, J. MiK'enna; Eight ward, S.
S. Talor; .Ninth ward, George W,
Notts; Bithel township, 0. Ulnehi-f
German, Silas Bake-; Greene, .; l,lr.
mony. M. II. Dynes; Madison, N. T. Bulleu
barger; Mad itlver, M. Maron ; Moorefield,
D. B. Croltj Pike, Wm. Myers; Pleasant, A.
J. Bust; Springfield, James Padcn. The
committee retired imtnediat-l.
Mr. A. 0. Enenuinger moved the appoint
mentof a committee of three on resolutions
Somebody wanted Ihe committee to consist ot
one from each ward and township, but Juhnn
Kinnane thought three men coulu get up all
the resolution the convention needed and
didn't see many resolutions at nil were needed
for that matter. The chair npiolnted W. It.
Burnett, II 0. Eisenmenge r and E. 0. Hegsn.
The latter declined, and 011 a wluk trom the
rront low Judy Aron was substituted. Tin
commune reported later that It had no re
port to moke. Tlere was an lustiint of hor.
ror at theidea ol a D.mocratic county con
yention without any roek-rible.l business,
and then the matter passed for had not the
the gang willed it s0f
The committee on dtltyates not being
ready to report, ou mothn of J. J Smith the
wards and township) were called lor an
nouncimint of members ot a new county
central co-nmlltee, wilh the following result
First ward, John Kioiiane,,S'cond, Lawreice
Metoalf; Third, Precinct A, Wm. 0. Smith;
pr.-clnct B, J,s. J. Mlll-r; Fourth, Jo.eph
Bdan; Fifth, Precinct A, Wm. Myers; Pre
clnct B, Wm. T. Huisell; Sixth, Precinct A,
II. Brennan, Precinct B, E 0. Hagan; Sev
entb, Product A, Frank Schrirapf; l'recinct
B, James Dooley; Eighth, Pretinct A, S S.
Taylor; Precinct B, Fred Bauer, Ninth, I).
T White, Dounelsville, 0, Uhlnehurt; Med
way, Elms Clloe, New Carlisle, Thos Me
randa; Greene, James Pearson; Lawrente
ville, J, II, Patterson! Trmn. u 11
Maggart; Harmony, M. . Dynes; Mad Itlver,
A H. Smith jr.; Mooreluld, John Colgau;
I'lke, Wm Myers; Pleasant, A. J. Hint;
Mngfield, U,bt. McCullough; Madison, A.
D, Pancake. A, U. Smith uiova that the
gentlemen 1 amed Im rotifrmei! as the ClniV
county tlrinocMtlc central committee for the
Nominations for county t (Ilrials wore next
In order, beginning will, survior. Alter
a long elela, the chairman pimlliig In glow
lug I s the ixlcnslvo petqnl lies of the
eilhe-, 110 11 11,0s lalng Miseiilul, the olhie
was iiiinl niitl n 1,'n k lelt on Ih-i Hike!.
Joseli Bolan wanle' tienlotso Win Sharon,
republican nominee, but was howled down
b the dyed.ln.thr-wo l, almost belore he
got the words out ol his m ttnli.
For coroner Abo Lcsi cr, in a strain of Im
pas.loned iloiucncn Ibal coul li, t have been
exceeded II there had been even a remote us.
s bility ol bis man being elected proposed
Iho name ol Dr. Chas. Leonard. Fin, Thomas
insured Iho convention that II It nominated
W. T. Iletleison, M. D, he would li tin ed
In (Molar. Mr. McGrecvy proosed Dr.
Wildnsln, ol Harmony. On first Iml t Ite
tiolds ricelved 70, llatlerson U, Wildeln 10.
On second ballot lleynolils was iioniianl,
receiving in to .11 lor W.llasln nnd 28 tor
The names suggested lor infirmary director
were Ihciio nl J bu Cord, Win. Hiillliigtr, A.
B .Smith Wn II Biirnelt, John liolhaii and
Pat I.iunar To al niiinter of .Its cast
16 N.cissiry loa cloicei 78. He linger,
Smith, Buincltiiiid llotlnn declined. On Inst
billot Coul got til vo cs, Smlih C7,L.niinn 21,
John on 1 S'coml Imlloi, Cord 7.1, Smith
liri, Laniian 17. Tlere we to so man
changes on third billot Hint Cold's
nomination was aisurnl, nml em motion ol A.
B. Smith it wns made by acclamation.
Fur conn t comn ijiioner A. II. Smllli wns
presented b s 1111 ndtnlier from a buck rc
clnct, but detl ntd in a minti-r to show be
meant it, nnd 011 J. I.Smltb'j mollon Maitin
bhellabarger, a well-to-di Mint Itlver In mer.
was nominated bj acUini itlon.
(JEithcr Frank Sliowenrs or E. 0 Hagnn
could have hud the nomination by keeping n
little quiet, but both persisted in declining,
a nl Milton Cole, Esq, who wai not present
lodicllne, was nominate 1 by Reclamation,
sonic b j 1 calling lo mind the fact thai, In nn
olTeiir long agt.he came within a tew
the 11 'i nl, moic or less, ol beatbg llii- repub
lican i.u llilllt-
It only itmnltel to nominate Frank P.
(irove tor n 1 r sentniive, by acclamation, to
complete the buslno s of the convention,
w'ich irnniecl not and tumul uouy ml
jiurned and brokei lor daylight, the vtlre ol
Az-l Smith l outing, "Mr. Chalrn nn," Mr.
Chairman, coming up rt ebl through thetaeket
without an notice 1 ing inkefi of him. Ales I
piorAzell Was il indeed h who once car
riel Clark c I'lii-y democracy in his pocket?
How are the might taben1
Thete wai a pause nt one crlod during
the nomination of the count ticket to hear
the report ot the committee 011 del. gates to
state convention, which hied 111 wi b an effort
t create the conviction some thing hoi been
done bcslles listen to Commissioner Con
sUntinedlctile who and whit should be in
the d-legiition. It is as Tollows Delegates
Malison Over, Pike ioii,bln; Geo. D.IU
hunt, Mad liner, John McCarthy, Spring
del I, J. N. Huso, Malison; Louis Weix-I-biiim,
Howard llotchkiss, Win, Burns, sr , F.
M. Hughel, 0 W Const intlno, John Klncnno,
Jacob Korn, city.
Alternates Wm. Michael, Lawre-nccville;
Barney Higgins, Springfied township; Wm.
Stelnmin, A L Lessner, II. 0 Williamson,
J. G Srniih, Frank Hughes, Michiiel Kenrns,
Frank Sclmmpf, city. It is not a dithctilt
metier to tell what that delegation will do at
Columbus. When the question was put on
lis confirmation Mr. Lrenz voted in the neg
ative. Take the convention through it was
about the most inanimate, pcrfunctor, de
pressed nnd it pressing affair ol the kind Iho
writer over saw al hough Greene township
was the oulv one not represented There was
rot an a; p onch to anything in the line of a
speech, which taken In con
nection with tho failure to pass
resolu'ion', for the first time
in the hist ry ot Clark county democracy,
anlcoisilerug tha' this was the first oppor
tunity of the kind lor a whoop over lust No
vember's little all Ur, Is certainly ot elgnlfi
cince. What can the mvter be 7 President
Cuielmcl, or Gov. Hoadly, can you suggest
nothln.'? As usuil the Irish element was
b-auti'ull le't In tho making up of tho
ticket and delegation, being once- iu jru prac
tically Ignored. This ,3 llu, til fur tho
sildiervotein the noninalion or Comrade
John Cord, who Is one ot Ihe mist active
memoirs of the G. A. It. I tie Colnmbui
cinventlonisto be judged by esterda'
county convention, what a truly funeral oc
cas on it will be.
Tl e Grant memorial decoratiuns will j rob
ably be left undisturbed until tbiity days
have elapsed. This is the limit of the timo
set by the government for Ihe mourning em
blems to remain on the public buildings.
Tn the riiuu.iiml l-lnii,U uuil Kturn for
The N. Y. P. A O. are to run one of their
delightlul excursions to Alexiniliia Biy,
Thousand Islandsand Niagara Falls 111 xt week,
1 ann here Monday, August 21, nt -I 10 p,
m. The astonishingly low rale or $U has
be-n nude tor the round trip to the Thousand
Winds an! $5 lor Ihe round trip 16 Niagara
Fills, The irtin will be mai'o up of elegant
combes, a d eiery detail will lo looked alter
which will aid to the cointort of the excur
sionists. Tickets tan bo procured of J. D
Phleger, agent, St. James Hotel.
An i: ul I , Ilium Hirnilnir,
II Until Miep'ierd, ol Hiirn.burg, III, says;
"llailng received so much benefit from E'ec
trio Bitters, I feel it my duty to let sulkrmg
humiiiniy know it. Have had 11 running euro
on niy leg for eight ears; my doctors told
me I would have to have ihe bune scraic-d or
leg amputat.il. I used, Instead, three, bottles
ol hleclrio- Bittors and S'ven b xes Buckle-n's
Arnica Salve, nnd my leg is how sound and
E eclric Bitters are sol i at 50c a laotlle, and
Iluckltii s Arnica halve at 25c ir box bv
ItllUfl I.I, Hoar '
An liiiiorliuit DUi 011 ry.
The most important ulsiovery is Hint which
brings the mest good lo the gtealest number.
fl.. V .'" ' Is!", ," "'"T" for tt".t""ptiou,
0 ughs and Colds, will preserve the health
and lave lite, and is a priceless l-oon to the
allllo'td. Not only does It pj.itively cure
Consump Ion, but Coughs, 0 I ,s, Bronchitis,
Asthma Hoarseness, aud all nlL-cllons ol the
Thrra', 0 .est and Lungs, yi,)4 , 0nce to its
wonderful curative powers. llou doubt
Ibis get a trial bottle free at Cha-. Ludlow's
lloefclen'. Arunu khU,,
The beit salve In the world for Cut
Bruises. Sores. II eer. H-it 111 b
Corn'.' I.TtiJP'W IUU,U W-i'M-lM.
Corns, and all Skin Eruptions, and positively
cures 1'ilcs. or no i. ,..,,, .1....1 i.r, '
, iv .'i"ru 11 ia LTiiar
auteed to give perfect sutislaction, or me uey
refunded. Prl.e 35c. r loi. j'or . d
UhMle, Ludlow, '
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