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PRICE TWO CENTS.
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THE USUAL GRIND.
The Daily Grist of Catastrophes anil Oc
currences 111 All Tarts of
One of the most peculiar
characters in history is the
Wandering Jew. I le. is sup
posed to be restlessly wander
ing up and down and across
the earth, stopping nowhere
but tor a very short time, and
he has been keeping up his
pilgrimage for over eighteen
hundred years, without "time"
being called on him. There
are a great many legends
about him. A number of im
posters from time to time have
endeavored to pass them
selves oft as the
Jew, for notoriety or gain. It
is not precisely known what
he is walking for, though it
may be for a wager, but we
imagine that he is hunting a
place w here he can buy a suit
of clothes to please him. II
that is the case he ought to
For they please everybody.
and then the tramp of the W.
J. might come to an end.
25 and 27 West Main St
Mr. UUhir Mill 111 Tuiuiii l
Tolj !, nl I'llUlHlrg, ut t
lllugl.uuit III M-r HI'"
Bvthe sasoelateil Press.
Nrtt Vol:, June T. Moil .lame ('..
Blaine is perfecting aiiangenieiits today lor
tils departure to Kunipe tomorrow. 1!. .1.
.limes, chairman t tlt- republican national
executive committee attunl in town ycs
teuiay Hint lie villi accompany Mr. Maine
to the steamer.
BIC KAILROAD SCHtMC.
t'lt-tlelit Hem) S. Ie tii,rs ionic liilei
rstinjr r'Ht'lsVIo.l Uie VmihIhIIi Ny-lriu.
Ni'w YoitK. June 7. The II ..WW says;
Henry S. Ives, the newly -elected piesident
of the andalia system, leached Inline yes
terday tioiii the west, where he had com
pleted the purchase nl that line. "This
purchase." said -Mr. Ives, "gives a line
IromM. lands to tliesealmard, ma the an
dalia, Cincinnati, Hamilton A Dayton, the
I l.i) tun A 1 ronton, ami the Baltimore . V
(ihlimf NM miles, as against !'.t tin the
Vaudalia and reiii.syliani.-t lines. The
Dayton A. 1 ronton ami the Dayton A C'ln
eago he been consolidated umler
the name ot the Dayton, K.ut Wayne
. Chicago. Tin line Is ittually on mil
by the C. II -V l., null wliieli. during this
month, it will be consolidated. The Day
lon A- 1 ronton ii building a line through
the Hocking Valley eoal fields to a junction
with It. .fc ). ami the Indiatiaolis division
of the C. 11. & 1). to Liberty, a ili-tanee of
thirty-eight miles, when all links in this
chaln of roads will be complete. Ily this
arrangement, the 1J. A- O. will pet a
through air line to anil trom St. Louis."
Knight tirLatbori.ii.1 Mr. o'llrlen.
Nk Youk, June T. A iiieetnnr of iel
egatesirom e:ifh of the a-einhly ilNtrict
uf theelty reireeiitlnit the 1'iilon Labor
arty met lat nii;ht. Ueilutions were
ailoiited rouiiiiemlliiK the refusal of Kilitor
OTlrieu to be lel Into any alliance with
socialists, (iiuiiiiiinNti or nihilNH. ami ay
Iuit that true American uorUnginen relueil
to aii'ept the ilootrines of the (ieorm ami
xH-laliitle nritanliatioiK. The revilutloni
iay that the sm-ialiiti of this city tried to
lorce tlieinsehei ami their tlmiries uim
Mr. O'Brien ami the lri-h Ijml League
reKanllei of the rvult to the caii-e of the
1'asue. lty thii trick the doctrines ot
xM'ialiMii. nihilism ami atheism would be
t iveii tolhe Irish Kiile as the opinion of
V-w York workimrineii. it was otilv one
Wandering ' ' a x-ries of attenitH to i-aptiire the Labor
I party. It was re:retttil that eood men
were mislnl by these deslirntm; agitator..
Ileireseiitati-s of the municipal council
if the Irish National leairue called upon
-Mr. OTlrieu yrterday and presented resolu
tions passed by that body. The resolutions
iiuuiiiend Mr. O'llrien for the stand he
look and express the beliet that the latr
THE JUHY SAID HE WAS PAPA.
I.rm liui MTKr I'oiiikI dulltf"' llHtiir.l
IliMiorlDnlrrllo. lorione -IIiIhtI'oiiiI
The trial of Lemuel Van Meter. IkiuiuI
out tioiii Siinm lluvkenriiltfe's eotiit for
bastardy. .Mis t'oia lleniy liehnr the con -pl.iinaut.
was held in comiuon ple.is rouit
this ( I'ui's.ii'M mornim.', Jndce Chas. II
White on tt e bench. John I.. Zimmerman.
e., lepre.entnl the piaintilt, and Messr-.
Wallace and Kawhns apiH'aretl on hehall
if Van Meter. The case was one of
c insidetable luternd. Van Meter, was
a t. inner Saltation Army shouter, ami is
allecni to hate been filtrated to Miss
Henry at the time her alleged snluclion is
said to hate ltccu accomtilishtil last
Aiiirust. in a unite, near Yellow Springs
Van .Meter h:is in the meantime married.
The child was lioni May 14, l!i:. and was
in court this uiomintr. Mrs. Van Meter,
mother of the itefeiiitant. was In court, as
was iiNo the mother of the uirl.
On the stand the deteiidaiit swore that
lie had neter Im-n crnnin.illy lutiuiate with
the nirl. Considerable ilitenion was
eausvd the svtators by the repe.itnl al
lusion ill Miosis. Wallace ami Uattlius to
their client as a "chump," the idea Mm.' to
make out that he was a stupid, simple
luannored sort of fellow, who would be in
capable of such a crime.
The jury retired shortly before noon, and
1 cht minutes brought In a tenlict ot
.linU'e White tiil S400 as the amount
that an Meter should pay for the mam
tainence ot the cliihl as its putatlte father -Slim
in cash, ami the balance in payinentsol
s.lo every s months, to stand committed
until paid Van Meter meited his smi
teiicitl without comment or intirest, but
his mother was less satisfied. She insisted
that the child was not her son's and that he
didn't want any IihIv else's iroerty. "If
that baby was my Lem's." slie insisbil
stoutly, as she lunpul -she Is :i erijiple
tiack and forwaril in thecomt nmin, "I'd
take it to my home and caie tor it. if it was
curly up the Iwck, so 1 would." J list what
Mrs. Van Meter, who seems to heanue
sort ot person, meant by this, i- not clear
Van -Meter was returned to jail. His at
torneys at nucc travc notice ot a motion tor
a new trial.
Adam Hartman pleaded cuilty to assault
and battery in common picas court this
forenoon and was linn! 31 and costs, to
stand eoiumittiil until paid.
The jury in the rase of Julius M. Kautl-
I man vs. the Jung llretvlnir IV, of Cincin
nati, brought in a tenlict awarding the
plaiutitl S2.Yi.iki, for Hilary due him under
TAKING THEIR MEDICINE.
.Iiolce liiitliE IliM'H h 111k lliMlnens In Hit.
J mice Younc di.siisil of a hii; Krist of
petit easi-s in the liolice court yesterday
afteriHNin, and a lari;e number were con
tinued. Henry Mariner. Charli-s Keiuley, AHhmI
Carter. John Johnston. Oscar I'eber. Jaik
Wert, and Kd. Whittaker were each timd
$.1 and i-osls for loiteriinr. John Whalen,
Andrew- Mulliican. .latin's Smith and Chas.
Warden, also charcul with loiterimc, weie
James Sullivan, charcul with juiupincon
a movinc train, was fined ?.'. and costs.
Mike IMen, drunk and disorderly. (Im.
Korney. drunk, ami L. Mlluiore. loitirnn;.
SALARY LIST KEYISEI).
A Particularly Lively Seiiou of tLe
Board of Education'
shIhi-1 tl vlHiiy TeHflir. HmIs.!!- I'a
l.rl) I'linl nl si llill., aiMkliii;
t-Hrl) ;-..ooo Ilii.ititM ot
lii)MHtiiiif llioie. '
The iMiard of education met in regular
session Moml it nUht.with l'iei.!rtit.Mttin
dell in the chair. The meeting callnl
to oidci at S o'cliM'k. n
The following member tvefe present:
Itivk. Hell, Hevitt. Co. lloliUn. Kay.
Kearns, Krauss, lairen. -MlllffJ 1'ence.
Keitsnider. Uidicely, Spielinaii.iSliriiiipf.
Tioy, Wiiisei and the President.
The minutes ot the previous -meeting
wire lead, approtisi and slgnoi.
Cleik Cushing presented his report for
t.he mouth ot May, which was substantially
mm. him: vi n. i
balance on han.t Ma) I ...
II ilauce on hunt Junr 1
i.ll lill. I-1 .
m't owMrauu May I
rimit. Btnl teachers
Miscellaneous . .
. 5t.:.; s
S 4-.I 1
The report was releried to the auditing
Superintendent Taylor submitted, his
it'iMirt tor the month ot May, the essential
points ot which ate as follows; Kurollincnl
U.ys. l.ovt: cirls. J tnW: total, 4,(f.
cirls. l.sv' :
uiK inass-i win aisi ai,iioir .u u.s .i. irfeiteit their ball by non-appearance.
iheminiitt.i'!i!eliismakinarrsiuro- ..., i;riwb.Trt. drunk and disorderly.
t;ot S. and costs, while Jack Join's. Chas.
Tolen and Kd. IJrown each irot Sill and
m.l. fol tlllt hHllll. (lltftls.- Will. INlllrt
his wui Walker assunil the eouuuiuee oi
"the warm sympathy of his lather with the
cause ot home rule in Ireland, and ec-
piessed his recret that his father could not
appear at the dinner, owing to the press
ing work demanded by the arrangements
tor his departure for Europe.
iiieuts for the dinner this etenlni;
went to the Kitth ateiiue hotel to invite
ames .. lilaiue. -tr. l.laine was onu inn i ..,, f, ,i.., -,,,.,
drunk and disorderly, was dismissed.
John Wilson and William Shrawer, drunk.
Ciikstkk, l'a., June 7. The boiler of a
locomotive, attached to a south-bound
freight train on the 1'hiladelplila and Balti
more railroad, (Baltimore and Ohio), ex
ploded in front of the passenger station in
this city at ! o'clock this inoin
liiK, klllltiK one man and seriou
Iv wounduiK two others one la-
tally. A numlier oi iK-rsons vtere siaminii? i-'-j
on the station platform and seteial weie; a
badly scaldetl or hit with nyiug missies.
One man. a eartienter, einploynl on the
road, residing in Baltimore, name not
known, as instantly killed. Juo. Murphy,
SI years old, telegraph ojienitor. was badly
5caldtii and Injured. His death is momen
were each fiord 5T and costs.
M. W. liauhol7er was coutictednf vio
lating the Sunday liquor ordinance and
was lined $40 and costs. Henry Heillg.
charirisl with violating the 10 o'clock onll
total, i.r.'.'i s. Average
lady absence liots. '.is.T: girls, UU.1:
total, '.'0 1 2. NiiiiiUt of cases ot tardiness.
It 2 Number perlect lu attendance, l.TGtf;
nuuiher of cavs of ciirptral iiiinislimeut,
PJI: iiuuiIht of cases reterml to principal,
21; iiuiiilier of casi-s refeired to mperill
tendent. .i; number of eases of truancy. ST;
number of tisitsjiy memlKMs of the IMiard
of educati '!: iiiiiiiIrm of visits by others,
l.'l'i: iiiiiiiImt of rn'itations Niiss by
teacher of music, 2: iiuuiber of eascsof tar
diness by regular teacher, '.H. The rexirt
Mr. Miller askeil Uie clerk how insny of
the teachers had signed inutracts, and was
inform. 'd fiat so far only the o infracts of
principals and those of Mi
mittee be Instructed to have the face or tl e
Central school building clock repainted.
.Mr. Hell mot d thut Hie, president ap
point a committee of thru-to wait on the
ixiard of agriculture, to request that an
opening be made In the lair ground fence
forthe accommodation of the children at
tending the Dibert school. Carried. The
president appolnhil Messrs. Hell, 1'enceai.d
Mr. Holdcn called attention to the fart
that the following mimed teachers had been
teaching In the city schools for lite years,
ami nere entitled tn the regular salary of
llattie Smith North building.
Sallie, Hradburry North building.
Annie (iallagher Last building.
Mary Kunkle South building.
Anna Duke Kii-t building.
Hallie, Kelly West building.
Alice Tritt -West building.
Knny Alexander Clifiou buililing.
1. K. Bancroft (Tilton building.
lulia Ward-Clliton building.
Nannie Scliinldt--Clifbin building. .
Anna Burroughs -lllbert building.
The hieieaM" wasallowtil. I
The tollowing weie. according to theV
custom of the IMiard. given a raise from
S4U0 to j4..u, they hat ing taught three
Klla llocktvay, Hose Lecleni. Tillie Clem
ens, Daisy SiKMicer, Lii7le Korrest and
Mr. Betitt movnl that the salary- of Miss
Mary Winn Ik- ials.it from J4T1 to S.-.00.
A motion to adjourn was lost. .Mr.
Bet i It's ipiestion was then put and car
ried. Mr. Winger united that the election of
the teachers be subject to the approval of
the tax commission. The motion was
lost by a viva voce vole, and Mr. Winger'
called tor the yeas and nays, lawt by a
vote of '. to'., ami the president declared
the motion lost.
-Mr. Keains asked the teachers committee,
why Mrs. Ileglia was not employed. Mr.
Itetltt jumped up and moved that the lady
U- employed at a salary ot f.r,(MI.
Mr. Winger moved that the motion tie
laid on the table. The motion was lost.
Mr. Kevitt's motion was then put and
carried after considerable discussion.
Mr. -Miller, at the ropiest of Janitor
VYinkiey, of the I.agomla tmlldiinr, invited
the Imard and members of the press to the
picnic to lie given by that school lu Ber
ber's woods one week from next Wednes
day. Mr. Winger called the board's attention
to the fact that owing to the increase in
salaries tlio estimate for teachers, etc.,
would have to be raised from iiiu.000 to
Siil.suo for next year, and the levy from
5 !l mills to t mill. That levy was adopted.
The board then adjourned.
MONKEY AND PARROT TIME.
Itrt-klvit.itefl nntl l-'ooliMlt IiiUlflrtiif-e to
tli. I'nhlle WitiI Clinritr!f.rtve tl) Mrft-
inirnr Hi. Haunt or KitiicHlioii.
The IMiard of istucatiou, by its action on
I the matter of the teachers and salaries last
night, laid Itself open to severe criticism.
, For a time the meeting seemed to tie cuii-
Itilleiitine and ' trolleil by a lot of school Imys instead of by
Annual Exhibition of the Junior Depart
ment of the Springfield Seminary
1,'lcvcr rerlonituurei or tin CklUlmi A
Aeli0 lit Krrnc h Tlo Kxeellent
tilli'liic null ijuiuatti. lis
crclr CliMiiig tliw fro.
The coinmenceineiit exercise!" at the
Springfield seminary were gracefully and
successfully opened last (Monday) evening.
by the annual entertainment given by the
junior department of the seminary. The
exercises took place in the chapel, which.
notwithstanding the extreme heat of the
evening and the more than Stirling temper'
ature inside, was thronged to Its
capacity with a very brilliant audience.
The"chapel was tastefully fleWifattiT with
lowers. One and all of the little people
acquitted himself or herself in a manner
which, besides demonstrating Individual
precocity, showed the most indefatigable,
loving and intelligent care on the part of
the teachers of the seminary. Kapecully
Is this true of the calesthenlc exercises
which terminated the entertainment. A
numlier of young lady pupils of the semi
nary acted as: ushers.
Hev. Dr. Fiillerbiii oiiened the exercises 1
Willi a iervenipraytr- - -
T. Title STTss Marv I'rinle. the first ner-
formerriVltSI "A f.lftje. Quaker STFinerT
and was appiopriately attired In a demure
little Quaker suit of gray, the untucked
skirt reacking clear tfltiie floor and acharni
Ing but sober bonnet completing
ttie costume. The poem possessed
point as well as rhythm and the little
speaker did it justice. Eleanor Collett,
ptetty little tot, with a face framed in
brown ringlets, told "A Secret'
Mrs. Krnest had liceii signed, the contracts
of other teachers not having been sent out.
Mr. Miller then desired to know why the
other contracts had not lieeti presented for
signature. 1'iesldeiit Martlndcll answeieit
rather tartly that it was because the tax
commission would certainty approve urn
salaries of the principals and Miss Ballen-
tine ami -Mrs. Ernest, while it was ilnubtfuU,u0(.r
urine, ,.- .-o.,s,m .. i "'"I. m.,j of the members seemed to
others. The president added that one re.i-, '""' ,,.,,,
son why the contracts had not been pre-. be Kotern.si by indithlual prerer-
sentwi was lieeaiise he had anticipated some, ence and piiiue, intermixed with not
in t ,. I I.' iintuieit tit be tlclilMTttv e '
and jiidlcitl in their actions- men who are
elivteil by the people to guard well the
interests of the public. The hoard was
not careful or eteii Mllti'tti Its handling of
the salary question, and the result will
probably ! that the public schools wiT
iit!(ln -thf coming, year.
cuarmlnglv babyish wayv iMaster Ariuin
Kassler and -Miss Birdie Cro well were the
parties to "A lloniance." The vourg man
lead a awfully Knglish pug and in the
arms of the little miss nestled a kitten.
This badly frightened pet was persistently
referred to in the dialogue as "Snow Ball,"
under the fond but vain delusion that the
audience would not see it was as
black as night. La Petite Crowell
was a picture in a Kate (ireenatvay cos
tume., and both acquitted themselves very
brightly. Little Marv Hyers bravely told
of the contents of"Theiray Pocket," al
though scarcely larger herself than a goml
siz.il one; jMSsiar Harry DowTleJTexAJ
plained "the Keason " in a manly wy4re
vValTng Irr rlerrr rene whryinfJe lmy
couldn't devote Ills head to his lesson to the
exclusion of all else. Little Janie Letfel
was on the programme tor a recitation,
"Ko-Chung-Kee,' but her courage failed
her when her turn came, and she could only
bury her sunny head on the back of thechair
ami sob as though her poor little heart was
broken. But she recovered her spirit later I "ig
lire Line Rii.l II A (. l'riKl"l- lln.li I nl"
Kuril Oilier With Fern fill Ite-olf II A
l. r:nli.eer Ful.tUy liijiirr.l -;5,oo
A very destruftlte tvns-k isvuired last
night at 11 o'clock at the junction of th.'i,.
C. C. A-I. and Baltimore A Ohio roads In
Freight train No. 4'.t, of the Cleveland,
Columbus, Cincinnati A- Indianapolis rail
road, engineered by Jlell Sprague.of Cleve
land, and under the conductorship of Mr.
Tom Woods, of the same city, was just
pulling out of the station when freight
train Xo. '21, of the Baltimore Ac Ohio, en
gineered by Billy Lyons, of Newark, came
crashing Into the Cleveland. Columbus, Cin
cinuati Jc Indianaiiolis train at a rapid rate
It apiieara that the Baltimore A Ohio train
broke in two about one mile above town,
and the front section of the train was try
ing to keep out of the way of the section
following close behind, and a collision
limited If'th the Cleveland. Columbus, Cincinnati
It Iniiuuiapniis or me uroiieu-ui-lwo nam
Kiiiora.fr flhtu iv:i. inevitable.
The Baltimore and Ohio engine shuck
the ('let eland, Colc.mbiis, Cincinnati and
Indianapolis alxiut midway, knocking the
engineer of the Cleveland, Columbus, ('in
cinnati and Indianapolis out on the Balti
more and Ohio platform, a distance of
thirty feet He lit on some reaper and
binding machines ami miraculously escaN-d
with but slight injuries. Kiigineer Lyons
was pulled out from beneath the debris by
two tramps, who found themselves on top
of the Baltimore and Ohio warehouse,
where one of the cars was thrown. They
eseaiail injury, but the engineer is scalded
almost beyond recognition.
Immediately after the wreck occurred an
alarm of tire was turned in, and In a short
time the whole population of the town tt as at
the sceneof the wreck, which Is pronounced
by railroad men to be one of the most dis
astrous In the history of the railroad. Both
engines are burled nearly out of sight
beneath the debris, and twenty-rive cars
are piled and jammed on top of each other
The Baltimore A Ohio engine was thrown
aniinii ami lies across the Cleveland. Co
liimbiH Indianaolis track. Several cars
are thrown on top of the Baltimore .V Ohio
warehouse, and that building is bedly
demolished at the north end. A valuable
horse In one of the cars escaped injury.
while halt of the car was smashed into
splinters. Both engines are totallt
demolished, and the loss to the two com
panics will not fall short of 17.'..
(KM). A car loaded with coffins was mashed
Into splinters and relic hunters helped
themselves. Trains are all delayed and it
will be almost impossible for a train on
either road to pass over the crossing any
The miraculous escae of the two tramps
and hnghieer Sprague, or the Cietelamt
Columbus, Cincinnati and Indianapolis,
seems almost impossible. Sprague says he
knew nothing until he found himself tying
over on the Baltimore and Ohio platform
on top ot some reapers and mowers, a dn
tance of thirty teet trom the engine.
Packed and piled up rlnht on ihe cross
of the two roads are smashed up.
wrecked freight cars
helrht of thirty feet.
and engines to
MISS DUNLAP'S RECtPTION.
on. and took part in several subsequent j
features t cry prettily. .
Certriute Byers smiled brightly under her p
golden hair as she told about "The Daisy's !
Answer. The next "number" was "I'm- j a (;iini.e at Her simiiu ami itie vv..rk
I'hlle." In which Mary Hyers Janie 1-rlel I .trrouipii.hr.i i, ur ris.s.
.. i r i.-i i :.i .. .1-:. ... ..... i-
ano Jiaiy i nuic pa... ..sn in i.si ,p. .... rt .hihir anil
re. i.i .. !..,. .... i ..II....1 -...i .i w . v. me annual an exiuon ana
liniu, ill insirs-,, auu miKni nun man irni
MOXDAY. .lUiVE i(li.
PLACE O.V SVl.i: I'Ol.W :
Heal Ostn.'i rcati.n I',:,..
IAce Mitts and Centlmeri KM (Jloves.
Opera AIitts.20 to 2t inches long.
Lisle and Silk Hosiery. " "
The newest llucluugs and Neckwear.
Xew .Mull Tn-S.
K.iiibronlered and Hflustit.-hed lta.ii.il. -i -
Pine Ibices. Du tie.se Point, etc
I. D. and C. P. Brands.
(love Fitting Corsets. f up.
Summer -Corsets o( all kinds
Ladles' Lisle ami Halbngeaii
nei-k and short iltrve,, in pink.
cream and white
I'lie Di-itrlctTclegrapli Company
will collect all
F(r tlte estern I nion 'IVle
t?r.Hpli Co. Parties not having a
lliitrict Call liitx can call a iiies
senijt'r Uy 'iiliiint. No. 1",0.
E FOUR X
CiNfi.v.NATi, June 7. A special trom
Nicholasville, Ky., says: The saloon and
dwelling house of George Mason, colored,
was blown up at 3 o'clock this morning by
a dynamite bomb. His family occupied
the upir story, but escaped uiilimt. An
old giudge existeii between -Mason and
others, and to this Is attributed the motive
for the outrage.
A special from Hatavia says: The hard
ware store of Lemuel TevJale, and the
lit cry stable of (Jeorge tiritlin burned this
morning. Loss, about Sl.'i.uoo- insurance.
.Vlis Kale ItetislMTg's Opera Company itt
IIIhi k's opera 11. nine loiiiurrou Ktn
Inc. The charming opera. "Martha." and
Balfs "Sin-ping Qtiivn." will be produced
tomorrow evening at Black's by the aUite
The St. liuis .YjiMliHoiii. of
recent date, said of this distinguished
leading artist, Mus Bensl'rg:
To add to her distinctions, St. Louis
has procured in Miss Benslierg a singer
who is destined to add a great deal to the
happiness of this world by the charm of
her rare voice. This was fully shown last
eteniuir, and, as the new soprano is also
gittut with every attraction of success, in
manner and temperament, she enters iiihui
In r career well equipped to win a world
wide fame. We only speak the universal
sentiment ot her fellow townspeople ill
ingratulatiug her Usin the success she
has already achieved and upon the great, r
cess which lies easily wltliln her reacti
in the future.
kicking from certain gentlemen vthoiuu
was not mvessary to name.
Mr. Beck, of the committee on disci
pline, presented the tollowing:
To the Hoard t Kducatlnir
(iK.ri.i tn.v I wish to enter complaint
asainst Principal Tuttle, of the Northern
setiisil. for unmercifully whipping and
beating IJollie Lewis, on Wednesday, May
SSth. S7. and alsi tor evcetsling Uie
bounds of his authority, the pupil not be
ing one of his scholars. F.arly action re
quested. H. S. Buck'.
Mr. Betitt moved that the nuttei lie re
ferred to the committee on discipline, with
lIiMrucuons in reHiii in wrunig m m.- m-u , i te.uhers were drool
mtetlng. Larneil. , f ,eseral of those who were retained I huh chair. .Master Loukllu was
Mr. Ingen of the huaticlal committee. r ri.,i 'ri.i, was done as a nei-es- a pretty. curly-headeil photog-
presented a reiort that the committee had I measure of eiiiuoiuy. Last tear the rapher, and baby, nurse, mamma and
insured In companies represenleit nt -tir. i , eouinilssion cut down the lew made bv friend were impersonated by Jessie Givens,
IAV.Wallace:TheLagondabuildlngfors..-! ,., i ,.,! -,i ,j u r,,,ii me iiar,l u in.lv i Marv l'rinirle. Ceoruia Told and Janie
. i :- .. -.! fl- . '.. .. -!... . i !. ..
oou; luriiniireeic. ior same, C..UV. .a..... 5l0l),)() , l!t.1)t ,llMl ,s nuiiout means,
a little spite. Low insinuations vtere Hying
back and foith by the members, and the
biisiui'ss in hand was transacted with a
recklessness which caii-cd disinterested
persons to feel with satisfaction that the
net ion of the Ixianl was not filial.
it would hate to be passed upon by the
Two weeks ago the teachers' committee
presented a report recommending the elec
tion of certain teachers for the ensuing
tear. The retort, after a lengthy diseus-
! stun, was adopted, and the hoard pri.eecdetl
I to the election of teachers. According to
in French in a tray that
charming, if not wholly intelligible to many
of the audience. The ItEIMBI.irs young
man speaks French only by ear, and is
unable to make a hnal report
las to whether the syntax
was correct, but he has grounds tor uie
suspicion that it Atai- - - - -.-
lOlaster Ben. Johnson recited aduer.
lHiem on " that Little (!lrl"J very clearly.
and that rinrrtlttle' TlPferrroiTer tohi a quaint story
of iran.lma -Minuet in a sweet and
pretty way that is part of her. Jessie K.
(livens is best described by the doubtful
term "cute," as she told of "Dolly's De
spair," and Mabel Thomas recounted a cir
queltish little story of "The Crimson
Hat" in an etfeetite way. The next bit
1 was entitled "Taking Baby's Picture." and
The annual art exhibit and reception
infinitely i iveu by Miss DjiuUp, and serving to show
the wort of tier class, coiuiuenceu yester
day at her studio ill the -Mitchell block, and
continues until dark this eteouig. Miss
Dnnlap leaves next week for tier home at
Zanestille, Ohio, to spend the slimmer with
A great many visitors sjient a pleasant
hour in Miss Dunlap's studio during the
two days, and were greatly pleased with
the cordiality of their reception and the
work exhibited. Miss Dnnlap thinks that
the work of her class for the past
year has lieeti the most successful
since she came to Springfield. Object
painting and drawing hate lieeti taken up
more largely and there has tieen more woik
from nature, showing added capability, m
Ladies' Driving Gauntlets.
ItallHu KU.e.t hy
1'mu luff lit
EXPflESSLY FOB BERRIES.
.with'. 1. !tt I tl"' relM,lt "f "" '"'"" f''w "f tht-; was "ur! Witl' r"Sh B'"n"i"e ',r,,rK'"ie? a,s I dependence and progress on the part of'the
ting at the net ()(1 tftW.,rs w,.ri. dniml, and the salaries ; a real photographer's camera and a baby's ,,
These Sugars ara only to be
had at the
J. M. NIUFFER.
Home Grown Berries.
Ji)eiug,Se.mrins and Repairing
Hi W. Vililmton St.
Uetween Market and Center, Springfield, O
Sf.w Vokk, June T. Two boys were
arraigned at the Tombs police eouit today
on the charge of murder. They were John
Median and William Klotzlierger. aged '.
and 11 years respectively. W'lieii on the
way from school they met an aged Italian,
named laiuis Maskrois-tero. William
pusheit John against the old man, who tell.
He got up and moteil away, but the Imys
stoned and jostled him until he fell arain,
fracturing his skull. The old man died.
Si'KiXuKiKl.ti, III., June 7. A eertili
cate of consolidation was recorded at the
otliceof the secretary of stale, today, by
theotllcersot the -New York, Wheeling.
St. I.ouis and Chicago railway company,
of Ohio, and the New York. Wheeling. St.
liuis and Chicago railway company, ot
Illinois, for the nuruise ot tormiiig one
nirporation for the oieratlon of a railroad
from Wheeling. W. Va.. to Kast St. 1-ouis.
111.. and from Lancaster. o.. toKoit Wayne,
under the name of the New York. Wheel
ing, St. Ixitiis and Chicago railway com
pany; (apital stock to l-e sU.UUU.UvMI.
A Murderer lliiie:illi ::.000 lo An Or.,
PiTTstu no, June 7 Kreilerick Herman,
who beat Ills wife almost to death and cut
the throats of his child. and himself, is still
living, but his case is considered hopeless.
His wife will probably recover. Herman
has made a will bequeathing $:S.O00. which
he has on deue,it. to the (Jermait Kvangel
ical Lutheran Orphan' Asylum, ot Kich
mond, lnd.. and directing that his two sons
be educated at that institution.
Trriueiol.nl i..ets !.y Fir Oitriug the
Month .r !.
Nkw Yiiisk. June J. The Diilly Com
uiailiil lliilhtm, in this month's tire
record, places losses for May at 51U,C"i!.5uii.
these lifill.-s are Si.'.oo.OOO laiter than the
.iterage tignres for May duilinr the pa-t
twelteyeais. and larger than those ot Hay
liStf, by S3,J-!.S,50U.
lUl.TltioitK. Jude 7 Caidliial (iibtKiiis
leached Baltimoui this afteruiHiii and had
at luiiHisiug rn'eptioii.
Wasiiin'oton", June 7. Mr. W. tt Cor
coran is a trifle better today.
A faith ewe lethal is In progress at
Kir til n-liaiii.l.ui.
Satuiday alternoou, between ." and 4
o'clock, a tuo broke out lit Uie creamery at
-Mechauicsburg. The tiame spread rapid
ly, and befote It could be iimtrolhil the
building was ill ashes. The tile caught
trom the smoke-stack running thioiigh
the roof, which was jammed tightly
against the shingles without any piolec
tioll. The business was minductcd by a stock
company which was Just beginning to real
ize on its Investment. Th loss to the
company is 54,rui), on which there is no in
surance. The loss, coming as it does, and tt ith
no Insurance, renders it very doubtful
about the present company rebuilding.
There is, however, talk of other parties tak
l'limpliiC trom tlit Kerrt,itr.
Yesterday, the connection lietweeii the
water works pump house and the new
resertoir hating lieeti completed, the first
water from the resertoir was pumped
through the pities, 500,000 gallons being
taken according to the order of Judge
White. Today water is being pumped
from the i.ertoir, and the pumping will
lie continued trom day to day. the limit ot
hall a million gallons being obserted.
builditiir. SI. SOU: furniture etc. for same
j-i.W; Crey building, il.OCKl; furniture etc.
for same, i'.'oo.
The premium oiijthe above was $likl.'Jil,
an order for which was allowed and or
On motion of Mr. Winner SS.Oiio of the
insurance mi the old High street building
wi-s transferred to the new High s reel
Mi. Winger, of the finance committee,
nreseiited the following estimates ot ex
penses for the ensuing year :
Superintendent and teachers Mn.Uj
Janitors ... I'.ski
lletlcleiiet Dec. l.'s? . . I".""
Kxaminers .. -
Prlntliu: . . ..
Interest . . .
Deficiency In builalinf.
From the state .
Total ain't re.(iilred
Amount of levy lu mtlU
Al liuportiiul Aricstt.
Otticer Lauver last evening arrested John
Boblett, who has been badly wanted for
scleral month., j tireeiuoiitns ago itouieii
and Williain Myers had a ditlioulty near
the' corner of llace and Main one night
aUmt the l'ojie girls. and Boblett cut Myers
terribly. He ticaeil and lett town, and
was promptly uailntTiy Lamer on Ins te
tum. The arrest was an important one.
He Unit sklppeU.
Officer Keootd had a long tramp after
fellow named Joe Krazer last night. Krazer
lites some distance west nt the city, and is
cliarirnl with stealing Ih.'ties trom the tei
tili.ing works. The othcer had a state
wairant for his man, but did not get biui.
He was not at home, and the Indications
were tli.it he had skipped.
At e. o'clock last evening an alarm ot lire
was received at tin' Ceutul Indue Irom the
District Telegraph roiupany.caillUiC tlu tle
paitment to limikwalters shops. llov '.I
was sounded and the department responded,
but could hint no tire and could nut le.iin
wlio had scut in the call.
Yesterday afternoon Anton Auibrost, one
of the Cincinnati delegation to the Baden
picnic, was sun struck at the r'air grounds,
.tod tor a time it was thought he would not
ireotn. He was able, however, to be
taken heme last uight.
The reioit was adopted.
Mr. Shrimpf, of the building committee
Presented Charles A. Cregar's estimate
on the Fair street building in fator ot A.
II. lb.vs, Sl'i.'.l.'i, which was allowed and
oi dc red paid.
ilr. Bell, of the claims coiuuiittee I're
sentiil the following bills, which wcieal
lovve I mid ordereil plid:
Superintendent, teachers and lauitors
(lercouinici . ...
Vt. A Oluistead. supplies
t. Kearns. lati.ir
1 tietklore Troupe, supidies
lir.J.W. Nelson, supplies
Hoc Palmer, haulini:
SpriiiKtleld (las Co.. :as
II. . MtllDoCKer. pnuunE
M. Moran. removing earth
Superintendent Taylor, who had been ap
pointed a committee to sell old manuscript,
etc., rcimrted that he liad selected and sold
SiS worth. The money was turned over to
Mr. Winger presented a request from
Jliss Linn, of the High school, that Alden's
Intellectual l'llilosophy be substituted for
Mahoim'4 Intellectual Philosophy, now in
use. on account of the Involved manner in
which the latter was written, lieferred to
tho committee on text books.
The ipiestion of increasing the salaries ot
certain of those teachers, whose salaries had
tieen reduced was then taken up. Mr.
Winger moved that Professor Davidson's
salary be raised from 21,000 to sl.lOO.
Mr. Betitt moved that Miss Belle Knott's
salary lie increased trom isllil to S1.U00.
which she received last year. Carried.
Mr. Lorenz moved that Professor Maui-
nies's salary bo Increased from 5S00 to
Mr. Betitt moved to amend by making
the salary ?I.iW0. staling that lie made the
motion nut ot compliment to Prof. Maiu
lues, as he had no doubt that the tax eiim
nilsslo'i would "cut the life" out of the
board's rt'i'iiuiiiieiidation. The amendment
Was a.vcple.. The. motion as auiendid
Mr. Betitt innt.il that the salary of M s
Ilraiti la- railed friim Suou to 81.WW. Car
roil. Mr. Kearns n.ovwi that tho s.alary of Miss
Annie Daiigheity, li grammar grade, be
raised from S-lOo to 000. Carried.
Mr. Kay moved that the salary of Mlsa
Belle Martin be raied from 8500 to 500.
Mr. Lorenz moved that the building com-
eithi r present or piiispertltt', to liquidate
that debt. The committee on teachers
concluded, therefore, that it would reduce
the expenses of the schools tor the coming
year by rtiliieing the sal.irie.iof some of the,
Without here entering into a discussion
of the propriety or good whey of cutting
the salaries of old and valued teach
ers, eteii to curry fator with the
tax commission. It may tit said
' .1... It i.-..i - ,,,r,ru I .bl l, Hi,. ., I l.u ll,!
llinb oa at,fc,,i .-,, n, mv , I'liiuiiiki i .tii.t
instead of reducing the salaries ot teach
ers, the same sat ing In ex.eiie might be
made, if need be, by dropping out of the
cuiiculuui certain studies taught by seclal
teachers. Ibis suggestion was not acted
upon by ttie coiuuiittii'.
The hall was oicned last night by a little
tart conversation between Piesldelit Mar
tlndcll and Mr. Miller, an allusion to which
will be found in the regular report ot the
meeting. 1 relitoii rock was not, hovv
ever, leached until -Mr. Winger, lose and
iiiovnt that Professor Davidson's salary-
be increased from Sl.oou to il.luo. He
iirg.il the board to make this increase
because Prof. Davidson was an old and
tried teacher and one of the most valuable
iiietnbeis of the corps. He considered it a
mistake to mince the professor's salary, as
SI, too was little enough. The motion
prevailed and then the performance tiegan
111 earnest. sieteral ineuiters headed by
Mr. Betitt, ot the teachers' committee,
seemed to lose (initio! ot thciiiselies, and
as will Is- seen by the regular retmit nt the
priHiisliues, they moved one after another
to Inc lease the salaries ol all those teach
ers whose salaries had lieen reduced
Filings went with a perlect looseness anil
salaries were Increased in some
eases without a show ot discussion.
Mr. Betitt was in a sarcastic mood and
was ptomptcd to do what he did bythat
feeling, as he felt assuied that the tax com
mission would cut down the lety ot the
Finally. Mr. Kearns called attention to
the fad "that Mrs. Heglu, teacher of C.er
inan, had not tieen elected, and Mr. Betitt
at once mot til that sin- be elected at a sal
ary ot S.'.OO He -aid that she had been
left otf the list at the request ot the chair
man of the finance committee, Mr. Winger.
Mr. Winger rose immediately from his
seat and said. In no uncertain tone : "I
emphatically contradict Hist statement, Mr.
it looked warlike for a minute, but only
for a minute.
Mr Lorenz, who is the only Herman
scholar In the boaul, vehemently opposed
Mrs. iteglia's re election on the ground of
Incompetency, and gave proof that she Is
incompetent, but "everything went" and
the lady was re-elected.
In order to meet the additional expenses
"n wred the tax levy had to lie increased
f ti u live and nine-tenths to six mills.
tVheii Mr. Winger moved that the elec
tion of the teachels be .subject to the ae
nrotiil of the tax commission, the board de-
clan tl that It would dn as it pleased, by
toting down the motion which, was made
simply and solely for the pioteetion of
the members. The meeting throughout
was a tierlccl monkey and panot picnic,
and it is more than probable that the meni
beis who were so hasty will yet regret tlicir
Letfel. It was a dainty little
mafic business all around.
bit of dra-,
twits. .1 if si
Among the most etfeetite woik exhibited
in the studio are three lovely panels by
Miss Lulu Jefferies; work in nil and crayon
from life by Miss Bessie Brain; a line copy
of one of Landseer's f anions dog-heads and
other things, by -Mlvs Bertha Mct.regor
ooine exquisite painting on China by Mrs.
The Best 50 Cent Straw Hats
in the city.
Netfoiir Hjys' Straw Hits, with
l'i'eiicli llurp AttHciu.!,
fur't Ceuls. .
L,; ," ... ,.,.. .'.L,, ... I..- B..-1 .t-f-va Ulcus; a pane, uy -niss iza ...uzzy. re-
r.K--ivws . .P....5-r .mH..n very naturally,
A-M tv,w a loieli u Itt. I.. .Iioio w!i.,i I'. . .'-
-s-,,". - j-
sb.' stpppeif V' t ss-seTtetussf.., BUJJ
recited a "Jlodel (.irl.7 Ihe recitation
ItSPir was well delitei.il, but its erlect was
eclipsed in the iiiarelltnileajitjrif Uud
child, juuy uayrrytotn iiitj)rpiexitiesol..
j".CTlizzlt.il Papa.Tln an acceptable man
ner, and little' 'Birdie Crowell acted, as
well as recited "The Little
Artist." The piece Itself is an
excellent take-otl on the high-pressure
method of acquiring art, and the child was
as pretty as though she had just stepped
down from a rareold etching. Miss Bessie
Black displayed by far the best elocution
ary talents of the evening In her recitation
of "Little Joe," and showed a surprising
command ot pathos and other rhetorical et
tects. Miss (ieorgia Todd was attired as "The
Little Schisil-Marm," and as she confessed
her peculiar method of teaching, in which
a discriminating use of bon-bons was a
factor, her little pupils In chorus insisted
that "she was the dearest, dearest, dearest
little school-teacher" that ever frequented
An aluiostly perfect drill, comprising
gy mnatitic and calisthejiic exercises, exe-.
cutedlto Utile. Auiurone's music on the
LJplaiio" closed the eiitertailimelit.r"JH" w'as
ftrnrtlTeniest spectacle imaginable, and each
little performer was grace and regulailty
itself in movement. The movements to
ward the last smacked to a degree of the
dancing-school, but no one was disposed to
anything but admire and applaud. The
entertainment as a unit was an entire tri
umph fur pupils and teachers alike. And
the fresh moonlit night-air of the outside
as the crowd left the chapel added to the
tiual grateful sensation of the evening.
In form and
color, a bunch of red and white clot er: a
collection of etfeetite work by Miss Alma
King, showing marked talent; life-like
horses In crayon by Mrs. Kdith
Cable; a softly-tinted and pleas
ing little bit in oil. by
Miss Jennie Caufield: work from nature, by
Miss Ktlie Xiuimeruian; beautiful fruit and
flowers ill oil, by Miss Klla Lasley, and
some simple fundamental work, by -Miss
Anna Black, showing good talent.
Among others whose work Is of nearly
equal merit, and possesses points ot their
own deserving commendation are Mi-s
Kosa Bosart, Mrs. Dr. Casper, Mrs. .1. s
Crowell. Master Asher Ulcus, Miss -Maggie
Dnnlap, Mrs. Klsttr, Miss Mamie tirote.
Miss May Urillis, Miss Laura Honck, -Miss
Jessie Harwood. Miss Clara Johnson,
Ortu-e Prince, Mrs. Kanme Ward,
S'ew York Cream, very tine- Kdaui and
Pine Apple Cheese.
IN A SERIOUS SCrbsPE.
Pickled ui pint and quart lars.
Soda Wafers, nice and fresh.
JiapleSjrup, ctrlcllj pure.
(Jranula.a verj healthy food for old
S. J. STRALEY & CO.
i-z and -J4 uasr high sikkut.
Prompt Tree Delivery. Te!cnhmi 4tS
v.iclal anil Kestlvtili
A strawberry and Ico cieair, festival will
be grteti this evening at Temperance hall
by tle ladies c.f tl, liisr.iple church, the
proceeds to izo to tlia Sunday school. A
large attendance and a peasant time la ex
pected. All are invited.
Maleberry Java at the Arcade grocery.
An Operation for Do utile Hare Lip Sue
Dr. W. W. Hall, assisted by Dr. N.
Myers and Dr. Brinkman, performed a
very interesting and delicate surgical iier-
atton yesterday (.-Monday) atternoon upon
a one-year-old son of Casper Unglaiib. a
well ki.uv.il (ieriuan living on Shatter
street, and employed as foreman In one ot
the iepartuiciits of the liar and Knife
works. The child was born with a very
rare and hideous deformity a double hare
lip. The upper jaw-bone was cleft lu two
places and the small but well-defined inter
mediate section of boue protruded out
straight forward and adhered firmly to the
cartilege between the nostrils, so that the
child actually and literally had
TEKTH OS THK KXI OK ITS Nosy,
attached to the displaced section of maxil
lary bone. The object of theoperatioii was
to restore this bone to its place.
The child was heavily chloroformed.then
the bone was cut away from the end of the
nose, and the llesh and cartilege smoothly
and quickly trimmed from it. The bone
and teeth were then replaced in tlia ileft In
the jaw ami lip which nature Intended It
tt) occupy, and the edges trimmed carefully
away. This done a fairly smooth lip was
forme J, andtliiU'hild'aftweiiiueliliiiiJ'iivetl.
Tlie upper llu, of cfliirsj, is itiil more or
less ilefrauied, hut the tdiild is nothing of
the mnwdroMty I' W hefiire the operation.
If It grows up and raise a mobstaohe, the
deformity will not he visible at all. The
operation was a very interesting one,
If you want shoes at lower prices than
you ever bought them before, go to Xo. X
east Main street. Paxson Jt Welland.
Wnr.t, n Prouilurnt Married -tlau.
Koiiiul laiillty i.r llastar.ly.
The case of Maggie Harr, a girl of four
teen years, against Clement Yallaiidlgham
Ward, a young married man of Westville,
on the charge of bastardy, was heard in
court last Friday and Saturday, says the
I'rbana Cittern. During the proceedings
the court loom was crowded with specta
tors and a great deal of interest was mani
fested in the case. Ihe testimony a
concluded at noon Saturday. The urgu
incuts vtere finished at half-past four
o'clock, when the jury was charged and
sent out After an hour and a half's dellb
.ration the court house bell notified tli.
outsiders that a verdict had been reached.
It was almost an hour alter the ringing ot
the first bell betore the jury was brought
The verdict was then read by Clerk Ellis,
and was; "guilty, as charged." The verdict
Was iu accordance with the opinion ot those
who had heard the case. The jilaintilt was
represented by Middleton A- Mtddlctou, and
the defetident by George M. Kichelberger
and Frank Chance.
There Is still another case pending
against Ward on behalf of the father, tor
S10.000 damages tor loss of sertices of the
girl and the extiense for keeping her.
The defense gave notice for a motion for
a new trial.
ti. C. L.YOM.
To the 1'ul.llc.
The Times yesterday falsely stated that
the Typographical I'liion of this city would
now permit its members to work on that
paiier. The writer ot the statement un
doubtedly knew every word to be untrue,
as there Is no foundation tor such utter
ance. The lTnion called its members out
of that otlice, and stills keeps them out,
because the paper i opposed to all labor or
ganizations, and directs Its puny efforts to
ward the enslavement of laboring men.
The I nlou has not. and will not. con
sider any proposition looking to the
re-eiuployment (if any of Its meuiU-rs on
that pper while it Is opposed to working
men's Interests. We have no more uieui-
ber whom the rich man's gold will tempt
to e!l their matihixKl and become slates.
We wish the Times people to understand
that hereafter no such statement's as
appeared In last night's Issue will be replied
to. cr noticed by this Union; and also desire
the public to place no credence in such
statements as have or may hereafter
appear in the Time. By order of
S.T. U., No, U7.
-VXD FAMILY SUPi'MES.,,
I'he Best Can tied and Bottled Moods.
Strlctl) Pure and KlrsM'las
Hoods, at Lowest I'rSres.
Tne Late C. T. Ward Grocery,
(57 WESf 31 a IX ST., .
Corner oN'eiiter, Springfield, 0.
TKI.KI'llll.Vt: NO. 3 4.
'Jl N'OKTH CKXTKItSTKEiri'.
Tbe-'lyelug. cleaning, repslrlng anJ press
lu ,t Ladles' and dents' ilarmeuts a spec
laity. The only place in the cit; to have Caca
Curtains cleaned properly All wurV v,r
ranted. CHAMPIOH GUV BATH U
ThoFlVESramtCt.r'AN'KST In rtie cut-
Dr. Frank G. Runyan,
WHoomsIa Ilucklagbam'siluUdta.r oer-r
-Murii:.i tiro 'atora
St lUtUUlluUlCU to tlin ,10XVlQ.Ut
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