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March 2S, 1SS7. )
II SEMO FflGT
You can get bargains at the
When that .cannot be found
in the beaten path of regular
We are absolutely selling
Fifteen dollar suits for
Competition may squirm
around to find
To equal it. but large manu
facturers like Owen Brothers
-have advantages over small
dealers who have to buy from
obbers. This suit is the best
value ever seen in the city for
Our stock of men's, youths'
and boys clothing was never
Fine Prince Albert suits and
coats and vests in men's and
youths' sizes. We received a
-very nobby line of neckwear
this morning, at 50c, 75c and
$1, and don't pass our east
side window without taking a
peep at our 50c neckwear for
25c. Buy irom the manufac
turer and save your money.
The Only One Price Clothiers
and Gents' Furnishers
25 AXD 27 WEST MAIN ST.
II. C. LI OX.
AM) FAXILT SUl'i'LIES.
The ISt Cinn?d and ItottleJ Cond-.
Siilctly I'nre and Klrst-Clas
(ioihI, at L iwest Trices.
The Late C. T. WardGrocery,
07 WE8TJIAIX ST.,
Corner orCenter, Springlleld, 0.
TKI.El'HOXK . .ft.
MR 5. J. H. ARBDGASrS,
NO. 21 MARKET ST.,
BETWEEN MA1X AM CULUX1UA.
FOR THE HOMELESS.
3S5 Improved KENTUCKY FtR.MS from 3)
to T0 ncres, at prices frrm Si to s35 per
acre. For particulars adai-
Kins' Mountain u, Kj.
W N T
NEW IRISH CAMPAIGN.
Parnell Declared too Slow by Agitators at
New York, who Shcrat Blood, and
Threaten Dynamite, Etc.
rnlli'r linn rr.-t-.l in Ir. mini TMi-
trrn Aimictn-t l,nimiliT- s nl
In M.-nnn. On- fWTututj nr
Knrtli sink In I. niilMi.
Bt tlif sf latest l'rei
N'm Yoiik. M.inh -J- Ihe TrWunir
s.s Tin- proclamation li Judce Fitzser
alil, president f tin' 1 ri-.li National Iucue
or Viueric-i. publishi-d M-sterdi, ostensi
bly an appeal fur moiiej to help alone the
l'ariiellile' mode ot watfare. is thouiht b
ininj to be re-all a call to arm ami a dis
tlnct threat tliat preparation- will be uiide
on n larcf -cile to carrj out the
work of the cUnainite explosion which
was the iinler of tlie da two jears
ami in London ami other law centers of
the Kncl1-.I1 population. If Irish sentiment
both here ami in I!rookI)n. is to bo tH'lieeI.
there will oon lie the time of "blood and
thunder" in Enclaml. should the coercion
act be pass etl h pirlianieiit. Scu-ral ad-aiu-eil
Iri-h nati'in ilists met last cecum.;
at the house of Wllll-itii .1 Knoml
Knoud presided. He ai that while
I'arnell nm le an able man, hi- n-ofiiIti--
ha- reached it- limit, ami the work ol the
Irish nationalists hencefortli must I' reco
Intion. with ilWMiiiIti or olhir force, tint
will help paralze the oppressor of our
oiintrv. Vipliue We will ticht
KiiKlaml witli djiiaimte. miwiii. kniw.
lire, and even weapon the llitenintv of
mill can devise, if. ot oour-e. the i-nemon
bill be i e-1. I .011 know that thi-ier--ecutionot
Irelind has mailed Haunters of
n Old l.-iilj llurne.1 to lipith Two sirl
Cincj VTt. March -'- Mr-. Xanej
Corcoran, a widow eiir'it er-of a;e. Il-
i ic on alnut Hills and ownincacre.it
deal of propert there, wa-burned je-ttr-
da -o that -he died at T..'(1 last evenitu.
-sli. I .i.l ilitwii .ill her tied at I o'clock to
-mnke a pipe, which -ttthe b.ii-cIotlilnc on
tire, the lire not beinc dl-coerel until she
was em eloped in tlanies.
Herman Ilahn wa-tatally cut ji-tenlaj
bv Herman C.radj.in a ijuarrel about an
.lame-. ;ii-a-nn wa-wantonl -tabbed b
U'll'li.ni McHiil-1i la.-t inulit. nocau-e what
eer Ih-hic known, (;ii-4iii walkiuc iiuntlv
alone the -treel witn n inenn. i ne wound
i- tie incln in depth, in the Iett -ide. Mo
A CAVE IN
TlieCouiHrj sink four FVrt .tl Wllke
VuKi-rnr.i:n, March 2s.. cae-in
ccurreii oer the workmc of tlie Dela
ware and Hml-on companj's mim. 111 the
Plain- la-t mlit. and tlie ground -ettle.1
abiut four feet. te end piece- of prnH rt
in the icunt were creatly damaee.1. A
crack eiplitwii inches in width can be -een
on the -urfjee and there are indications
that there will be anotht r and more serious
(3ne-in liefore many daj-. The well in
theUcinity of the accident are reiorted
drj this nioniiue.
A Mr. l'non Irotfl.
Nrw York, March 2s. "Not as wild
anarclii-ts but a- peaceable workincmen
pmttvtini: the riclit of free -ieech and free
a einbl." -aid tlie Central Labor union in
Clarendon hall je-terdaj afteniiHm, wlien
it endorsed a -erie- of n-olntlon- pie-ented
!j iiii-cellmeou-trades section- in which
it protested aeain-t the refusal of Major
Walutt. of Columbu-, Ohio, to permit Mr-I'ar-ons
the richt of free -jk-w-Ii when -tie
intended to publiclv defend her lm-!i in.l
and the other men in pri-on in Chicago. A
copy of the resolution will he -ent to tlie
Co.umbus trade- a--emblj.
I'iiolln- Krif for All.
FlMH.A'J, O . March 2S. In the niml
diputeil i;as controer-y the circuit court
hold- that the Fmillay G- company neei
had a bona tide franchise of streets for
natural gas. and never had a richt to dis
tribute the same without a new framhise
from the council. Tliej further ihvide tint
the citj ha- a perf.vt richt to i ue it- botid
aud ko into the bu-iiies- of trt- distribution
and production. een without a ote ot tlie
people. This i the fifth uctorj in tin
court- for the people, and tlie fiht acaiu-t
the construction ot citj work-i-now prac
I rl. tun I'HiiiHrlr-.
Ui:nv. March 2s. The following
republican ticket was nominated !-a
turday, March 2Cith. at the pri
maries for the citj; Marshal, It.
Millen citj s,)Hcitor, A X Middleton; c.tj
civil encineer. Win. II. L Tajlor; stn-et
commis-ioner. (Jeorce W. Parlett: cenic
terj dim-tor. IL J. Windtr. Coiiiii-iliiien-First
ward. J. I) Kieiter: Second, s. II
Martin: Tlunt. C. F Colttell. A-sior-
Fir-t ward. J. It. Man-bury: SH-ond, Hen
ry Uhoad-. Third. J It Man-bury.
The 1'iral Tr.iln- in l.itlil llaj..
St. I'ai i Marcli is A lli-marck -pe-cial
t- tlie J'umct r V, x -aj - The Xorth
ern Pacini- tram- cm eil the riter bridce
and tr"-tie here jesterdaj for the hrst time
in eight daj-. The water ha- been falling
for three daj--and i- -hallow on the low
land-. Another Hood i- expected when tin
gorge at Wa-hbiirne breaks, but Xortutni
Pacific precaution will prttent further -u-(K-n-ion
if tlie tran-continental tratel.
Alleged lJliitstl I'lol.
I M muni, March 2s. The nunor- current
I during tlie a-t few dats of the dixntert
, of a dynastic cou-piracj- hate Ims-ii eon
I tirmtsi bj tlie arre-t of inanj jwr-ou-con
net led with the plot. Amo'ig the pn-on-er-are
-eterai palace oMicuIs, the pal.iet
armorer and a relatite of a well-kiiottn
II. illi nl .lu,l,-.- I re II.
s.piHM.ni I li. III.. March 2- -Hon
samiiei II Tre.tt. judge of the United
states .li-tnit court tor the -inuthern ii--trut
oiirt. ilieil at 111- re-iilence in thi
ntj at 2 oIi-k p in. jesterdaj. He was
.ipliotiited lo the United Mate- bench bt
1'iesldent Pierce in l-"t and wai -etentj-tnt
jear- of age.
All irt lit-ls sntiiceit.
Vii n.n t.Marcli 2-. Thirteen anarchists,
eontntetl of complicitj in tlie plot to -t
tire to the citj and blow up the iinH-rtal
palace at Schoiibruuii. with dt'iiauiite, hate
tieen -enteme.1 to impii-onmeiit for term
ranging from one year to twenty tear-.
One other wa- acquitted.
n I n- in. M.t!mi.
V t-iUNCToN. March 2-. A recent de-
i-iiiti ot tlie di-trict oiiiiiii-mner- to
-truth enforce the statute retoking li.pior
liceu-es uiviu t second c.iiitictlon of nola
tioii of the siinil.ij liij-jor law. c.iu-.nl
eterj saloon in the citt to be clo-nl jester
1. til hi Itrrllii.
Ill i:i in. March 2S. The Iterlin '.(,
no longer an alarmist paper, publishes a
series of telegram- gltlnc assurances of
I Jieace, probablt with tiew to counteract
alarm m other quarter-.
The Wit or tVnll Street Drail.
Xr-tv YoitK, March 28. Mr. William K.
Travers, of Xetv York. died in Bermuda on
the 19 Inst. Ills remains arrited here to
day on the steamer Orinoco.
llir I. 11 .V tt . s, II, i. lt.-rnuoii lo J
II. (Iliii,l.elt. IC-neseiitliii; Hie Coibtil
liil. i.-l iiml Hie sti.rkl.olil.r.
special to the Kcpuhlic
Imh ts titu 1-. 1ml . March 2s This
afternoon at 1 i .'clink the Indiana. Itlnom
ingtou A We-frn railroad was sold bj Mv
ter Commissioner W. . Fi-hbai k,
to Mr. .1 C. Campli.il, of ir.' liroad
wat. New York Citt, repre-entmg
the Corbm interest- and the bond-holders
of the ro id The price paid wa- S.kihiO,
OiK). that Ih-Iiu the onlt bid. and the lowest
bid that could be entertained. After the
continuation of the sale, which will reptile
thirtt daj-, the roorginizalton will take
A HOWLINC MOB.
l-n-.eiigers ot the rartiiillT-tt re. Ir,l
skhiii. r sc.ift i -.irly I iiml.lieil Hn
tmirs .f HmiI TrHtm.iit
Xiw toith. Mirch 2s Fne hundred
ami nineteen of the Italian pieugers of
the wrecked steamer bcotia arrmsl on tlie
ea-barge Haggertj at Castle Carden lite
testirdaj ajteniiHin. The scene that fol
lowed beggared description. Thet ru-htd
into the rotunda H'll inell. -bricking and
howling for fixnl like ratenoii- wolte-.
Thej crondi-d around the lunch table-,
climbing oter eti h other and trampling on
the helple- woim n and children. Pande
monium reigned supreme for fully an hour.
It is customary to register all immigrants
before they enter the rotunda, but the red
tape was broken on this occasion bj s,uer
intendent Jackson. The force of the ma
of people was so great that the officers who
were stationed to keep order were swept
aside like straw-. The seething mass could
not be restrained. Supennteiidetit.Iackson
gate orders to gite tlieui all the bread tliej
needed am! elurgeit to the commissioner
of Immigration. Then the distribution ot
It was impossible to regulate the distri
butioii. The strong men crowded to the
trout with uplifted arms and thtircjc
starting from their s.vkets, crying in Ital
ian, "ltread, bread " The surging mob
was utter! t unconilollable. The ofticers of
tlie garden aided the iii-trlhution bj thron
ing the loates oier the heads of the nearest
to the outskirts of the trowd. l.terj tune
a loaf tt a-tired into the cmnd twentt or
more scrambled and in some cases fought
to get it The dry bread tta-a luxury. In
a short time all the food was gone Tlie
women and children were eared for and
milk and beer added to their portion
The complaints of the unfortunate ininil
grants were ino-t mi favorable to thecoti.
pant, and particularlt to til. captain of the
-x-otia s,etenty additional pi engers who
came bt rail from Patchogue arrited aliout
' o'clock last night. I'hey were tran-femsl
irom Long I-land City on tlie -teuiuboat
John F Moore-. They wereeten more
rat euous than the othtr-. Thej ttew fisl
it the garden, a fresh sujiply of prott-ion-hating
Ihvii obtaineii. Many of the Italian-
were -ick from tadng aft r their long
fa-t. Seteral writhed m agony on the floor
of the rotund?.
To some of their country men who met
them here the women, who composed with
their childten the larcest portion of the
number, complained loudly of the bid
treatment anil said thej could not get fo.nl
or water enough during the toyage.
V IH-astrous Itis fft Memphis. Temi..
Ml tipitis. Tenti.. March 2. The fire
which originated in the cellar of I. lle-thotT
and Co - second-hand furniture -tori', jyi
Main street, destroyed that building to
gitber with Ullihames ,t Co.. seed store.
Win. Dunne's lioarding-huii-e and saloon,
and James Currei'sTiioli garden, taluwl
at about .!." 000 The sticks of gooils
were worth si.-,,oiio. The in-urance aggre
gites S21.000. Tliere were inanj narrow
escapes by inmates who occupied upptr
1'resiit. lltlHl ii(illltlilellls.
Wasiiini.ton, M irch 2S The president
made the following appointment- today
Daniel A. Carpenter, of Knoxulle, Tenn..
1-en-ion agent at Knowillc: Charles W
Iri-h. of Iowa Citj, Iowi, -iirtejorgener.il
of Xetada. William C. Hill, bait Iike
I nlh.-r Kjan Arre-e,l.
Di lit in, March 2- Father Ily.in.of the
Herbertstottn branch ot the Xatioual
League, w as arre-te.1 at a hospital te-ter-
terday for det lining to cite etidence re
garding his enniim Hon with the pill! ot
campaign. He was conteted to Dublin.
Tlie l liiiitl.- In.
Lon win. March 2s. Noon The Daunt
less passed dallet-heai! at 11 a. m.
Qih.nstiiwn. March 2-. The Daunt
less p.tssed Olilhead, of Kuisale. at a-."
this attenioon. and it tt ill probablt take
her two hours to reach the unc-hing line.
C ..tt.,11 C flllliot lie Muted.
Xi.w OniitNs, March 2s. No cotton
can be moted. as the "new council." which
is on a strike, embraces in its orgamr ition
i cla. of skilled lalxir which cannot Ix
di-neti-isl with ill handling the -taple and
which cannot lie replaced
One lltmtlle.1 mill I ite.
ItosTON. March2s. Mrs. Miry Miitninc
died at Waketield. Mass., yestel day aged
10 1 teats, bhe was bftrn in Dublin, Ire
land". Cirpelller strike.
At ! si , (ia.. March 2s The carpen
teis working on the cotton exchange build
ing hate -trm k for nine hours.
HE DIDN'T KNOW. ETC.
Iiotiil (itrriiicloii MiK.s Target of III
Kiclit ..ot tt llli Il.-t.l Kit. .1
A young colored man named Datid (iir-rin.-toii
i-aine to the oflice of Dr. L. K. Kus
scll, about ." o"cIK-k .Siiiulay afterniMiu, tti'li
Ins right foot -eterely ttounded from the
eiliH t of a pistol-shot- (iamugton lives on
Yoik stnvt. and at the time was carelessly
handling a retoltcr which he took particu
lar pains to '-didn't know it was loaded."
He pointed it at hi- right foot and -iiapii-il
the trigger. 'I he contention then adjourned
to the surgeon's oflice.
The shoe tta cut ait ay. and Mudent EI
uiotedriiu, who was conducting the iie
ratiug. found that the bullet had imbi-dilrsl
itself squ.ttely in the centerof the great toe,
in which it had made considerable ot a
hole. In onler to remote tin bullet it wa
nccessary to cut tlie toe lengthwise. Tin-
, wa- done ami the ball, which was a .".J cali
bre, wa- reunited, (.arnnctoti wa- -ent
home on the -treet car, and he will hate a
tery sore loot for sieue tune to come.
There tt ill II. No It. Hll.lli III. There.
A me nber of the Jefferson club called at
tills office this afternoon and -aid that ke
desired it to be understood that no repub
licans would be allo.ted to attend the club
b inqiu t r i nlat night. He explained that the
colli liittt-c that h id the tickets had been in
structed not to sell ant to leptiblicaiis. He
did not explain, noweier. how republicans
could get within eating di-tanceof tbedem
ocritic ttand-If the committee refu-ed to
sell them ticket-, or why tt was necessary
to make this announcement
The -l) iisj Carroll" l'ue.
A list of forty names has been drawn
from which a "struck" jury" of sixteen will
be made up next Wednesday to serte in the
trial of Daisy Carroll, which comes off
Tuesday. April 5th. Judge Ulandon. of
Cleveland, will aaiu sert as counsel fur
POLITICS IN THE PULPIT.
Rtv. Dr. Falconer Delivers, a Jfasterlv Dis
course Last Night at the First
i.imI nmt Ci.'siir li- the C'hnr. li nml -tat.-
The Origin of I'lilltii- - II. ml I"
TnKe It- I'.inlrol ft .mi Corrupt
llsiiils-Ottr Untie- n- I illen-.
I he incleineiit weather was powerless to
pretent the assembling of a largi" eongrega
tioti at the First Presbyterian church Mm
day etening lo hear Dr. Falconer's pre-an
itoiiimsl discourse on jmiitics. '1 he church
was well tilled by an earnest and intelli
gent audience, and tlie doctor's really ad
mirable sermon was listened to throughout
with the greatest attention. It is ,i nutter
of regret that the discourse could not be
printed in its entirety as ilelitcrc.1, enibric
uig not only the nutter which was read
from minuscript, but mill) incidental
thoughts sugge-tccl a-the theme was dls-cuss,-,l
and aiiiplitit-l m Dr Falconer's most
tigorotis ami scholarly m inner Many
leading local politician- were present. There
was intelligent subject mattir in tlie
sermon lor meml-crs of eieiy jiollt
ical piity, and while it did not by
any inean-adtocite tlie cail-e of ant of tin
great patties it dealt ill suggestion- and
comment- which each
Mll.lIT HII.LOtt TO IT- PKOFIT.
Dr. Falconer took his text from Matthew
22 21. "ltcnder therefore unto C. -ar the
thing-that are ta-ar's, and unto (iiKl the
things that are (Soil's." Tlie minister made
Cesar the type of the state and Cod the
typeof thecliurch, carrying out tlie com
parison throughout the di-cour-e. He tint
takes com from Ca--ir nitist pay coin to
Cesar. Protection implies obligation. Hut
C.i -ar is of (iod. who i- before all and over
all. From him we receitefill good, and
therefore lender unto CinI His own. which
includes oliedience to the "ixntersthat be "
The ancient theocracy always iecocnize.1
a ili-tinctiou between the religin'i
and jsilitical, while it incliidcsl Ixith
In.ilargir unity. Jesus s answer to tlie
Jew. embmlii-d in the text, was the wisest
that could le made. Micceeding genera
tions hate not exum-ed its wisdom. It
sharply detine- the rehtion- of the-pintual
and temporal aflairs of men of 'Iiurch
and state. It permits u- to discu in the
pulpit as well as on the pi ittorm and in the
pre, tlie principle-which regulate religion
and iNilitic-. The doctor turned anon to
dl-cuss the phllosophvof citizenship, and
to slum how jmlitic- hid it- origin in the
social instincts f mankind
Politicians and t ntcrs may ignore religion,
lull religionists cannot ailord to ignore politic-.
The one may say there i- no (Joil but
Cc-ar it cite- the other tlienghttosat
there Is no Ci -ar but Cod. (.ml hi n-clt
bis made the distinction and established
the relation. Ww men oli-erte it. Fool
ignore it. To nia-iy th Word "jiolltics"
A II til T tsTF IN Till Milt TII.
It suggests any tiling but moral fragrance.
Tlie conduct of a bad representatite of a
cli-s should not lead us to condemn the
class. The word "politics" has a noble or
igin and a grand hUtory. It should be pu
nned not banished. Although often asso
ciated with corrupt practices and rough
manner-, it ha-a common origin with the
wold "politeness.'' TheoM Idea of the poli
ticians was. If one who attended the affairs
of a city or state and administered the af
fairs of a got eminent, but under the new
deiinltiou, it means one who schemes
for isiiitics. regardless of principles, and
by method- which will not bear the
light a shrewd schemer untrauimeled
by Cod or conscience, not i ccessarilt a
trieiid of Cesar, but one who, in tlie mine
of Cesar, is nr-t and I t-t a friend of him
self. A strong tendency in this direction
ha- produced a retul-iou of feeling In the
minds ot many Clin-tian men and women
and cau-eil them to abhor "iiolilic--' in any
form. They refu-e to read mlitictl nelts
and, sometimes, to eten tote. This is
wrong. Itecaiise my neighbor abuse- pnt
ileges is no reason why 1 should neglect
duty. The church and -tate are lnter-de-jieiideiit.
Ainrchy in the stite ni-ans de
struct ion to the church. Iiitidi lity in the
church leads to anarchy in the stated
Opinion and practice in the stite. like tin
waters of the -ea, ebb am! lion. Just now
a peculiai stateof things exists in our coun
try. and our city reflect- It. Tlie right and
sH'tntTioN oKiiiE curnrii tM -txti.
has led many iniluenti.il at the pohs to de
tit to thecliurch and religion c ten their
own proper place. On the other h md. the
true doctrine of Christiinity it Inch defends
the individual and gites to him citil and re
Iigious liberty, is carried so far Into license
as to defy Coil and Ills I ins. The corrupt
lebelhon against ditine authority leads to
! the tyraulcal idea that "might mikes right"
that the majority should rule. Hut a
corrupt majority i- a- tyraiucal as ant de--pot
and in some respects, far worse. He
enlarged uiiou the idea that it would not lie
ditlicult to conceit e of a stateof society m
which a despotic got eminent would be a
A tirtuous. self-re-pecting majority, is
lietter than tlie mildest monarchy. Hut tie
must keep tirtue and decency and self-it
sjH-ct in the majority. Hon" can this be
done if the Christian, the religious element,
eschews imbue- altogether, and leates the
ward primaries and the jiolU in the
hands of unprincipled schemers? In so
tar as the politician i- unprincipled, the
theory of our got eminent sutlers at his
hands. In so far as our population is
alien. Ignorant and trained to ideas foreign
to our theory of liberty, it is to lie expected
that Hie best intentions will measurably fail
of intended rc-ults. Dr. Falconer ampli
ticd ujmmi the idea that the preponderance
or foreigners in tliiscountry, many of them
ignorant of our theory of personal liberty,
many of them of ticious nature and hating
left their own country for that country's
goo I, was a menace to our goterinnent and
an iinpedmu nt to the purity of our politics.
It is not surprising tint we Iind the tt aril
Ioliticiaus ami "Imsse-" in city or state politic-
at work among the-e alien and igno
rant peopli either -hiring their crude and
-elh-h notions or wickedly tikingadtantae
of them for ersonal end'.
Ite-nles, we unit an unnatural friction
between capital and labor. .Many of us re
gard tills subject
AS A " 111 -TNIT"
and cue it no thought The contest is un
natural because capital de'iids upon labor
for its SUCC.-S-, and laborilcpeud-upoticapi
laIforitslie.nl. To witness laborers en
giged in angry conflict with men uj.1011
whose brains and energy they and their
families depend for a linn; is an unnatural
sight. Hut the tact exists, and it lias a
em-e. Tlie cause will not be found wholly
oil either side. Itut the cause, when found,
will not justify the suicidal policies incited
by and en ouraged by ignorant and ticious
demagogues. A fool is more ready to listen
to a fool than to a wise man.
Another potent and crying eti is the li
cense giten for so-called political reasons,
to admitted socnl eiils prostitut'oii,
gambling and intemperance, especially 111
and by means ot the open saloon
A little while ago the saloon was
aekiinwieilgcil to be the gre?iC-t
and mightiest of ant -ingle iMihtical Mivter
111 our citie-. I nblushingly. it is admitted
that the saloon is the ordinary meeiing
plaeeof ward politician-, tthervpnhtic.il
, schrmis aie hatched and "slate-" funned
I On the other side of the leaf tie Iind a cor-re-iHindiiig
etil. The enemies ofticearo
not alit ay -controlled by tti-dom and cotn-
! niiin sense. The demagogue is not always
routined to tlie saloon. Nor are his dupes
, eonhned to criminals. This produced a
stir. The allusion was understood. IJkp.
Piety does not necessarily make an ignor
ant man wise in politics. Enthusiasm is a
good thing, but It may lie bom of fanati
cism as well as of better parentage. The
Bible condemns zeal not governed by
knowledge. There are two kinds of polit
ical kuo.i ledge that wlili h comes of (..hi
for ( -ar - benetit audth.it which 1-lxirn
of expei lence with "1tatstl1.1t are dark and
trick- that arc tain."
We ought to bite enough Chn-tiau moral
maiiliue among the In tier classes
in ti t 1 mi r
toetil jsilitieal prictiies. Sum- actually
loist of luting only at presidential elec
tions, appirentlt forgetting th it tint high
oflice Is farthest of all reunited from imlit
ical affairs, others sit they always tote
their pirty ticket but never concern them
seltes with primaries, platforms or contentions-
forgetting flut it there i-ft it it en-terc-d
ex.utlt at this iliit, ncglex-ted by
them. An unworthy member of council or
of school Imiril. 0111 e 011 the thket. tune
time- out ot ten. -hare- the fate of the
ticket. If It is elected, he i-: if he defeats
the ticket, inv argument is made the
stronger. The other etil is, tint many
Christims, iti-gii-tcd at open eorriiptiiui.
one hide tint a stale-mill or jioliticiau i
to be iliscreslitcil merely bis-au-e he Is a
politli Mil This is all wrong We need
lHihtlcl ins, and then' are good ones. A
Craut in theologt mat be an infant in mli
tics. He he-oils a Icaih r
Dr. Filconer said that, with Pope, in a
high tl.colojn al sense, ho liclievcd lint
"w Intel er is is ru'it. but he did not se
the sen-,' or w is loin in I1.1t nig m tuy isiliti
eal jurlies I'mi jnrtit-s are Is tier than
one -are. in fa. t, necessity to s.vnfi' at
tention to details ami protection agtui-t
corruption. Hut a third pirty 111 thebittle
Is an emleiice of a weakness and indicated
a screw loose someviheie. e-pecialli when
tlie illusion is in the ranks of tho-r vtlio
stand for Cod us well as for (Vsar
We are pi-isoinlly rcsninsihle It is a
trick of a cowardly cons, icnce to say
"The woman did it" or -'the serpent did
it," or "the
ttlf hill WIIIK-IVIIKKHI
did it" It is the old story of Pilate going
through the farce of tri-hl ig his hands.
You ought to hue been there. ou ought
in hate -pokm at a critical moment when
your word would weigh Had enough of
ton hee-ti there tint corrupt or incompetent
member of council or school board would
not hate been nominated You could hate
broken the "slate" hitched in Pie -.Uoon.
You could hate slid to Ca-ir. "Sunday
is not your-. It belong- to (iod " You
could hate said when it was pro-
inise-il to hold a contention
of your jnrtt on W.slnesdiy etening.
Don t dotbat that -Cod -week day hour.
ulmaut of u- must bt'.ittheprijer-meet-
Plg. ' Or when your political cluti wa
formed and it it a- propo-ed to meet eiery
Wednesday night, you could hate said the
-amo thing. Had you lie. 11 a-zealous for
Cod as for (Vsar. you could hate pretentcd
-Ucli an insult to the religion- -entiinent of
tbecominiinitt. When wiiie-binquets are
P(okishI to rehet e the political situ itiou,
you could say and tote "Xn. You can,
if you will, end the offciisite assumption
t nt politici ins can do anytliitigthcy please
without fear or protest from Christians
"Iiender unto C 1 sar. therefore, the things
which are Cesar's, and unto Cod, the tilings
which are Cod's." In oilier word-. lv in
telligent and ininly Clin-tlins.
DR. LEONARD AT CENTrcsc CHURCH.
lt Kplsoilr tttil.ti II 111 rollie Town
TBlk l.-.oo 1'roplc Ht -t. I'nni in the
Central M K. churihitas tilled yesterday
morning ai it neter was before, to hear Dr.
Leonard. The aisles and space up iroiiiid
tlie pulpit was tilled, while -on.e of the
clas leaders occupied the pulpit -lep-. As
many as se-te-ti persons w e re c row itesl into
one seat Many-stood, while others went
away unable to get foot-hold. The Ih.'tor
preached a tery powerful -crnum which
was listened to with rapt attenti.vi. and
only- marred by one occurrence- As I
rnineou- rejiort- hue got abroad
concerning the do-tor"- wort!-. a
repiesentatlte of the Ki pi neu ha-
s-cureii liisevtetwimls taken from the man
uscrijit He was summing up hisde-s'iip
tion of the ett ry-day character of the man
who was "nt to IH-Iong to the church on
earth, and ht for inemb, islup In the chut' It
In Heat en " This is the sentence:
"Hewill warn a sinner, comfort a saint,
instruct the innocent, correct tlie erring,
pray in arenral. we-ep with the penitent,
speak in a 1 la meeting, gite to a bcnei
olenl collection, teach a Sunday ScIkxiI
class, reform a drunkard, and tote for the
prohibition of the liquor ir.irli-."
At this ptint the enthusi i-ni of some of
the dix t-r's followers muld nut be re
sf allied ami mnifiMi d itself in a mild clap
ping of the ham!-, which originated, -ei-enil
claim, in a x'w lull ot little hot-.
In-tantlt h ivt,.r .Slaik a piommcnt
member ot the church arose- and pro
testeil igain-t the 'clipping of hand- at
1 prohibition ilcin igogue." Then lics.it
ilovtn and the doctor pns-t-esle-1 Willi Ills
se-imon as it nothing hid lnps-iusl The
incident has creatisl quite a lurore over
tlie city ami exaggerates! r.'iirts hate gone
In tlie etching more than l,r.00 people
: gathered nt M Paul to hear thedoetoi
preaeli from that pulpit Here, too, the
iWes and all at kilable space were nlled
with jieople anxious to see and hear. Main
were again compelle-d to go away without
gaming access to the church Dr Leeunrd
preacheii another long sermon, occu
pying about forty minute 111 its delivery
Nothing occurred at this sen ice to mar it or
cause remai k.
R03BED WHILE DRUNK.
-Ili-il" liowlej, e I it I iremtti. Arrested
for l.olng Through irge sniu.
"I.e.1 KoitIey."a reserte man of the
spriiigheld lire department, was arresteel at
Troy. O.. bund ij niglit and locked up in
j ill there. The arrest was made under
color of a tele-gram sent Vowu by Chief
Walker. Iiow ley will lie brought back to
spriiigheld this etening and held on the
charge of grand larceny.
It is chirged that Unit ley- fell in with
Cisirge Simpson, 1 brother ot Fire Chief K
W simp,,,,!, yesterdit. and with the eti
teutly de'lberate intention of robbing him.
got him fully under the influence of liquor.
It is stited tint the two men -pent a great
part of the day together hi the Pala-ere--tmraiit.
and tint Howley kept shooting
liquor into hi- mm until the latter
was in a -eiiii tiiior. Then, it Is
iliegeil tint Kewl-y went though
siunpson's clothes and got a good gold
watch, and money in tlio iiinouiit ot S.l or
slO. The polue claim to have witnesses to
prove tint Kn'tley it a- -een 111 the ten act
of 'obbing .simp-mi U inlet took the ." .'0
p m. tram tor Troy, which fact Cluet
Walker was not long tinilmg out He ac
cordingly telegraphed to the authorities at
I'roy. gliuig a description of Howley and
ordering his arrest The fellow ran square
into the Troj in police I i-t night. The
watch and a part of tlie money were found
upon bun. and a short tune previously lie
had attempted to se-ll the watch to a party
ill Trot The c-a-e against htm wiii. to be
a ten strong one.
I.'owley ha-neter been a regular in Pie
deptrtiueut He was injured some time ago
while attempting toc.it.-h the Central hook
am! ladder truck im it-way to a lire The
accident hapi-ene-d near the corner of Main
and Market streets.
tl.l.llsull 1 e 1 ,111s . 1,11111.
Sunday's press dispatches from Wash
ington City stated tint Madison Oter, of
Ohio had btvu .U'l'nintisl to a clcikship in
tlie (H'lisum department. Tills is our Mad
ison (Iter, whom I nclcllill Hiker so neatly
deteatid 111 the ran- for sheriff last fall.
1'orty nml Co-Is.
John Iiragnian. who kee-p-i a saloon on
the corner of Central atemie mid Pleasant
street was arresteil tills luoniing on the
charge of violating tlie hunday liquor ordi
nance. He pleaded guilty and w as lined
S40 and costs.
Attending the It. E. Souder opening will
rc-ceite a beautiful soutenlr Thursday, Frl
aud Saturday thb week.
S. J. & P. DETAIL.
The Western Railroad Construction Com
pany Bring Suit to Recover vs.
I mler I oh.r or u .linUiin lit
the Koss C01111I) I .inn- ti
The Import nil I'mi
ing in I nil.
On DivemV-r !!. I-T't. Wlutelei. Fa Ir
and Kelly brought suit agtmt the sjiring1
held, Jackson and Pouu rot Kailroad com
pany et al. to reenter a large sum of money
Today an an-uer .lii.l i rs petition was
nleil lle-aie hating hrst liee-n ohtiltteil of
Judge Ilattes) by the attorney-ot the West
ern liulwat Construction lompaiiy. a cor
pontion org-iuizis! under the laws ot the
state of Ohio, setting forth th il the Western
Hallway Construction loiupiut makes pir-tii-s
defendant all the t-rs ,us in nlepirties
deteini.iut tit theaiiswet and eross-jM-tition
Ii'il by the Smith Hn.lge . ouiiaiiy. and
states that it does not know ot any other
holders or owm rs of stock in thetoriiora
tlon of the S,riugiielil, J n-ksoii iml Po'ne
rov Killrniil loiiipiiiy Hi m ire uaun-i and
made i irtle-defend nit hv the smith Itrnlge
loiuptny. Further, the West, Pl I'-niuat
( oiistniclion -oiii.inj sijs thatwii tin;
c-ouri 01 common pieisoi i; iss iuusy , in
thestateot Ohio, ou or about the 1T-J d r.
of Augii-t, lsTii, it begin suit for unliqMii
lisl damages agunst the S,ringtield. Jack
sou and Pomeroy linlroul comptity
for a large -urn of inoncv. for th
breach of a certain contract mule ami en
tereil into Ix'tweeu the construction com
pany and the lailroul eninpiii That the
railroad company tiled its answer denying
all lilblllty mid al-o -film: up dlter--et-offs
and counter-claims That the litiga
tion of the cause ill Ito county wa-c-ou
tinmsl and protracted until on or about An
gu-t 7, A D. Is-n. 11 lieu .1 judiiiieni wa
rendered in fator of the Westuu lUilway
Construetioii Coiupiuy agauisr'tlif iinng
tield, Jackson and Poiuerot KiilritiiN-iiui-pany
for the sum of -iuo.i.io. togetfm
with the costs incurre-I by the pi uutitr ih
the action, which bear interest from the 7th
ot August 1-,-t'.. Tint the txioks contani
ing the subscriptions to the c.i.ital stm-k i-f
the S. J. ,1: P , and the transfers of certiti
cctesof stock, tlie scleral amounts su!
scribed to said eaiilt.il sto. k. the nuuilier of
shares subse-ribed ami theninounts paid
and the sums yet uiipml. and co'itiiniii
the accounts of all lue InTStneV.
and transactions of -nl coniMny
are In the s e-sin-i of -unl
coriKiritiou and to which this cnis-piti
tinner cm hive no access tvttho it the a. I
and assistance of this court, nor does tlu-cross-petitiotier
know the names ot the
officers of -ml railroad corporation, in
election of the -ante hating Ue-u held for
-eterai year- wherefore thi- cro-s-peti
tioner prats tint -aid railroad corporation
be reruirel by the court to pro.ince all Its
books, accounts ami p.iors for tlie ttispec
lion of this cross-petitioner That tin
csutrt apiMiint a shv1iI master or coiuuii--ioiier.
who -Inll hue the pow-r to -11
a- such in the countii-s of (Itrk, Fayette.
Highland, lb). Pike and Jai k-011. at" -itch
times and plices a- tie inty de-ignite, to
inquire, ascertain and reHirt who are the
stock-holders, the amounts aid numl',rs of
-hare- held and owned hj each: the
re-ldence of each, thei- -v tenet
md uiion wlile-h amount Uiey arc
eaih indebted to -lil railmid
eorHiratii)ii, tint judgment tiny lie had
igiin-t eai'h and all or tljem. who are -ol-teiit.
for the amount of hi-, her or their
capital -tock ow tied b them, or for so much
is will be siiftli lent to satisfy this cross pe
tition, and such other creditors ,,f said rail
rout coriioration as mn r enter herein
iganist said stockholders, and for such otli
er relief as the cross petition may be en
THREATENED TO DROWN HERSELF.
stnii, Artto,, stn,,.,v vrternoon nr tli.
Chid I.- Ulngetalit.
Mr and Mrs Clnrles Hingwald re-ideon
north Light street. For -etiril months
Mr Kingwalil has bem in bad health, and
tin illy he was obliges! to gite up In, work
it Lagoinla A few- weeks ago he ti-ceitt-l
bick pension amounting to 5"oo. and he
began Iimiiediatelt to urge his wife to mote
with him to the home ot hts j,.,rents m tin
northern pirt ot the s-,t,.. irs. ningnald
objectisi to leiiiiig Spri!iuci!, b.s-aiise she
bail foriiieel in my -tmiii. tie h re. but
chietly In-ratise her little child, who ilml
this winter of diphlher. 1 wis bnritsl m
Ft rncliff. and sl.etoulil not ls-.cr to goawai
so -i miii. Kter much the deith of her little
one Mrs liiiigitald has been rattier rte
si indent, and her hii-bunl'- talk of leatmg
.springtield rendered her more de-jiotiilent
tlntieter. Ye-tenlaj afteriiiKin she walked
luiHtiioti-lt out of the house, telling her
husband that -he was going to drown her
self. Mr. Itingttalil 1T.1 not ahletn follow her
himself, but he ie.pie-t.-l old Mr Kapp to
see that 110 Inriii c tine to her xirs llmg
wald walked rapidly toward Huck creek,
and Mr. Kipp, fearing tint -he might jump
into the water from the bridge e-.ille.iti
her to w lit. as he wanted to see her. Hott
ever. she pis-ed -vtitilt .u ro-s the limlgi
and under the arched enlr line to Fi-uelirt
cemetery. Mr. Kipp there told Deputy
MolTett of Ins tear that Mrs. Umgwal.l
niiglit drown herself, and M.'tfett did not
therefore, lo-e sight of her. Mie walked
once or twice around 1 pond in the ceme
tery but made no attempt to throw herself
111 Mar-hal Moffett kept lose to her, so
that he might be prepared for any emer
gency , but she gai e him no trouble. It is
said that as she turned away from tlie p.m. I
she ren arked to Moffett: "If I Ind a pis
tol 1 woirtil shoot you " The lady relumed
dire, tly home but offered no explanation ol
her rather strange conduct.
trrewtt-l .111 sii.ii, 10,1.
One night the latter part of last week
the smoke house of Mr. Dunataii. ulio re
sale's about seten miles a little east ot
south of this city, was broken ..en and the
next morning Mr. Donnin discoteii-I that
nine pieces of meat, consisting of ham-,
sides ami shoulders, hid iieen stolen. Hi
Informed Marshal Haiii'lton, of i-llow
sjirlngs, of the theft, and on Sunday morn
iug that officer arrested Willis Alkeu, of
tlie ic nut of Clifton, on sti-iicion
setcral pieces of meat were found in
Aiken'-pos-e loii. but whether thet be
long to Mr D1t1.1t.1n remains yit to be
tiiimer-.iiy Itliuo r.
On tlie 'JMhof March the titty-seventh
birthday of l.'et. W liross,f tlic Iirm
of W. Cross ,t son, N'o .VI west High
street, tt a-1 el brated by a ditiner in which
family relatnes and friends participated.
Mother Cat liter, in her ninety -third year,
being foremost 111 honor. There were be
sides tlie two Mr. and Mrs. McCuddys, Mr.
and Mr-, l'llliu Cross ami family. Miss Ita
Cearheart of Troy, Mrs. Caulier, Mis
Sally Catiher, Mis. Ward, Miss Cordon.
Mrs. .Middleton. Uet Dr biimmerbell. and
others. Thecsvi-ioii wa- a tery enjoyable
The "Jug Ilreakmg"of the United Pre
byterian Mi ion band will be held at tlie
church on south Market street cm Tuesday.
March 'J7. to open at 7 ".0 p. in.
The exerci-e-s will con-i-t of recitations,
dialogues, readings and mission songs.
Admission 10 cents. The songs were writ
ten for tlie occasion by Prof. A K Aldrich,
of this city.
J. V. B. Hoyle .t Co.'s millinery' opening
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday- and Satur
day of this tt eek.
Opening day this week at Mme. King's.
Ladles, all are Invited.
I'renelit (oililitli.il nml I'rospe. I- ttt Ik
C.ie.,1 I 1I11. Hlloiiitl I114tlt11ti1.it I'rr.t
t.lent totii: Tuition. Kspenses. Ktr
.ntiitcli college, located at Yellow
mugs, Ohio, on the Little Miami rail
rind, ju-t half way between this city and
enia. i- one of the most tuiely -known ed
ucatioual institutions in the western e-otin
try It numbers on its roll-book student
irom nearly etery state m tlie I'liton, aim
eter since the administration of that great
educator, Horace Maun, its nrst president,
Vntiocli's fame has attracted students tar
"and near. '
A imrmrtmc ineideht is related of a New
Hampshire student ulio about a quarter of
1 century ago citue to Ohio to take a
course ot Antioeh. He knew little o'
the "wilitnest." as he termed Ohio. On'
the etliicitinual advantage-of Alitioch h.n
-preid abroad and attracted him He
brought with lilui his rule, tilth ithiih he
pioposcd to shnolajet r and buff 1I0 on th
"Iilaitis" about thecrtlege He was not
mistaken abmt t!ie,hiii nor adiantages -
titiish. but it i not vreeordisl that l
killed many htuT tines.
Mint dlstin'guishei! men hale receit.-d
heir etiiiottioii within Anlioeirs wa! -nut
am nig tlie al'inun of the college ar
men whooccujiy high po.itions In natlona
and i-t ite affiir- men who are eminent 11
tI I'mfPsCTou ami 111 all the walks ot
I he olii ge Is piel-antly and heiltllflllly
atcd mi spit fauiou-for it- lieautifu
- enery 1'nder it- present aiimmistnition
11 rt deiiirtment is being brought up to a
standard of iniitsu il excellence. Thefacili
tit-, of the Institution are almost daily beun.
ucreasesl and they are now not second t.
Iho-e of any college in Ohm.
It is provided with large nml 01111110.110
buinluiifS. pl.ved in .1 Iteautiful campus
Its library, chemical and phy-ical laborato
ne-, and cotlections for the -tudy of natura
bistort, are. ilf that could be desirtsl. Tin
student-carry on tlirew,tlnuri-hhig literart
societies. Ites'nles organizuinns fordebating
itlilettc puriMises. and the publication of th.
Hires academic courses are offered
Classical, latin-sclentlhc and scientific, on
the completion of which the Usual degrees
are giicn. also, normal and business courses
-acli lea ling to a diploma --''its "'
tlitnitt-tvfaJt ufmr-ire a ugulax.-coure-sro
a;iutti-ill4lfet studies lor-whteh. -tn the
ludiiueiitof-thttJIaculty they are. preKtred
Jniretrttt.u,is also givcaiu toeat and instru
inenralTrraMc.-paluuag. drawing and eloeu-
The tuition is 510 per term, with a fee 01
J VI a term for incidentals. Hoard can be
outlined at the college dming-lnll for SI 5o
President D A. Long, under whose mm
igement Autioch i- rapidly takinj a promi
lent po-ltion aiiiong American colleges, i
P) yeir- of age and a graduate of the Uni
ver-itt of North Carolina. He is untiring
in In- eff rt- to bnild up the college and ha
'hti, far succee.Ie.1, h-ith in securing stu
lent and its nnancial tninagement. Dur
nig the present school year more student
late been in attendance at the college thai
nir many years, and the prospects of A '.
x-h were neier brighter than they are .v 'i-re-ent
time The spring term tint '
in Wednesday, April 6. will hate a 1. gi
'iicrei-e of -indents, ami a good I- it
graduite-will he turned out next June
students who desire and intend to go t
.cho.il cannot find a more thorough or tiet
rerequipp-dcollegein the country than An
Pre-ident lamg exea-ise-s a watchful care
T-verthc -tud.-nt-, and the students them
cites p ly tlie greale-tcumpliinent that cai
in' pud him by loimg and honoring him
He I-a geiitlennn of fine social ami Intel
lectual att iiiiinent-. and as anexeciitite
oflieer and instructor he hi- tery few siik
rtors In all lii- efforts he is as,isttsl bt an
excellent f u ulty
I Itiiu.liol K-js"nt the I. mil. I
Marie I're-.ntt at lllnck's.
Tomorrow. Tue-diy etening, March g'.
ill Spriiigheld theater goers can hate an
opportunity of seeing the original .Spuks
comedy present the funniest of all plays,
A Hunch of Keys" at the Grand. Tin
ilrooklyn Timrvtsiys ;
Politicians who -ough. relief from the
striiu of the ciinpaign and a greate
multitude who only sought amu-emem
.11 general principles and had tin
-tr light tip where to find it. lillc! the Par
thiiter last etening to enjoy the wild tn
ics of the Kdoitm-Singer combination .
'he-'Iiunchof K.-ts." This curiou- am
side-splitting melange always ranks as ar
Id faioaiteln Brooklyn, but 110 matter
how often It Is produced, it neter seems ti
pall upon the public taste, and the change
in.l iinproteiiients are so tcinr and so ap
IKfirem that it can scarcely fall to be as
siicces-ful tins season as it was last year
seat- uow on sale at Harris's cigar store.
On Saturday evening, April 2, .Mane
Preseottwil play a return engagement at
Black's, appearing in "Pygmalion and (.1
latea" The Indianapolis Antuul sayso
Miss Prescott's performance:
Miss Prescott's acting is beyond criticism
Her Calatea is a masterpiece of art an
.nil he long remembered is one of th
grimiest pieces of work e-ter -fell ill In
lianaimlis. she gate -uch reali-m toever
nor I. look and inoieuient .1- to thrill am
chirm tue audience, and etoke rejieatei
burst-of prolonged applause. Her mui
uer is magnetic, and her couuteinne
changing from exquisite tenderness to with
ering -corn was truly wonderful, she 1
the best actress on the stage today She 1
111 American and one ite can be- proud 01
she has a beautiful face, her eyes retro
her feelings before she speaks, and he
grace of jie rson and miitner lent qiieenh
dignity am! mei to her action, -jliewii
tet lie utmersally acknottlixlced ,ts tin
foremost actiess on the stage, a positioi
she already really tills.
KtlrH l.L.l.lllty I., tl ,lr,.il Intr. Il.o,.
Pe rson, whose bloo.1 is thin, digestioi.
weak and liter -luggi-h. are extra-liable to
the attacks of malarial disease-. Tlie most
rilling exposure mi, under such coiul -tion-.
infect a -y stem whicli, if healthy,
would resist the miasmatic taint. The
only way to secure immunity from malaria
in localities where it is pretelent i- tc
tone and regulate the sy-tem by- improtim.
ueakeneel digestion, enriching the blixnl.
md gumg a wholesome Impetus to biliart
-cere-lion. The-e results are accompl.slnsl
liy nothing so elTectitely as Hostettcr'
stomach Bitters, winch long experience
has proTcd to be the tno-t reliable safeguard
against fcter and ague end kindred dis
ordcrs,as well i- the liest remeily for them
The Bitters i-re, morcoter. an excellent In
vigorant of the organs of urination, and ai
actiteilepureiit. eliminating from theblooc'
those acrid impurities which o.iglnate rheu
i ne lremoni notei at ttaoistt, tnd., iss
completely destroyed bv hre Sundu mm.
mg. The guests and inmates narrow ly t s-
caiieei oy me am 01 laiielers.
Kaster Pattern Hittiifin.l lloiinets.
Anil all the latest not elties in millinery
at Mrs. A. K. Covtdj's. Tliursday, Fnday
and aturday of this week.
Tlie Mormons hate been conducting a re
t ival and establisheel a society of oter thir
ty members among tlie Brushcreck hills of
Highland county, O.
are cordially united to attend the milliner"
opening ai -tits. a. r.. c.owity - rtiurxlay
Friday and Saturday.
A dynastic conspiracy, implicating peo
ple prominent in me Spanish got eminent.
Iixs been discotereil In Madrid. Seteral ar
rests hat e been made.
I Ladies n 111 attend ibe oiienlng at Ehren-
hart's next week. They iro all waiting to
see the grand display of headgear, ribbons
j ana art good.
Antlerson Zejihyr (.inghamg.
ch (Jniie GingliumH.
F'reni'li Sateen, s!."c and up.
AiniTtcaii Siteetis, 12 l-'Jc up.
'ew White (Joods.
Knibroiderie's and Laces of all
kinds for trimming the abore
New Dres Goods open today.
. It. XewSilk Umhrellnsand
I'araMiN open today. New Httcli
ins'olIars and White Ties, Crepe
le ChineTies and Windsor Scarfs.
Is elegantly fitted up, and
the new goods are arriv
ing in'car loads. Re
ceived the past week:
One Thousand Pairs
Of those non-rippable,
good-fitting Sweet & Orr
In new and d'sirable shades, ai
Children's Snits and Wal-t In be
latest de-Igns, of erery descrlptlun,
ami at a price b?jond all and any
10 nracK'.s opera house.
Glittering Generalities? No !
Striking Specialties? YES!
That's our ticket this week,
and fifty-one other weeks
john mclaren & bro.
Our foremost anrl nrnafoot
specialties are Cash and One
Price, and we have the honor
of being the first (and as yet
me omyj ary goods concern
in Springfield to do business
on these tried and true prin
ciples. Again, we mark all
goods in plain figures that's
another striking specialty, in
which, also, we stand alone.
Then if you watch our weekly
ad., which appears in all the
oca! dailies and weekly pa
pers (except Sunday editions)
ou will find that we offer you
-nore special bargains in Dry
Goods than all the other
houses in the city puttogether.
And if you will take the
trouble to investigate the
facts stated in those ads. you
will find thatwe make a spec
ialty of publishing plain, un
varnished truth, without a
double meaning to it
We offer this week a bar
lain in Marseilles Quilts at
$1.50 each, worth $2.
Special lines of 10c Towels
worth one-halt more than the
price asked for them.
Full width Unbleached
Sheeting, excellent quality, at
18c a yard, worth 22c.
New goods in printed shirt
ings, full yard wide; about
fifty different styles, all the
nicest and newest patterns of
the season; for men's shirts
and boys' waists, only 14c a
In IJojs' Heady made C.ingham and Calico
Waists. Very nice ntting garments for
ery little money.
N'ew iha Is for spring and summer wear,
it loner prices than we hare ever known
them. Tills a-sortment of ibawLn has just
been received, and Is without doubt the fin
est line of light weight poods eer brought
Xew coenU In the Ilosierv department.
New kchkN in the I jceand Kmbroidery de
partments. New goods in Cornets and
Ribbon-. Xew Buttons and Dres Orna
ments. Dunne the past week we were
very btiy receiving new (roods for every
department and respectfully request jou
to come and see them.
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