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Vol. I. No. 15.
Cor. Front and Ninth Sts.
Leavenworth, - ■ • Washington
|\U. G. W. HOXSKY,
Physician and Surgeon
Office in Smith's Block
. Attorney at Law.
General practice. Prompt attention
to collections, legal papers carefully
drawn. Contests, and all business
■ before local and general land offices.
I EWIS 1. NELSON
Attorney at Law
JOHN D. ADAMS,
Attorney at Law.
Office in Residence. Telephone 46.
Practices in all Courts.
Lock Box 2*
Phone 55. Wenatchee, Wash .
Attorney and Counsellor
(Prosecuting Attorney, CneUn County.)
(Office in Court House)
' ■♦ Attorney and Counselor
Court Commissionei Chelan County.
.Honey to Urn Abstract* 'la.l. I
Notary I'ublir <'onveyaiirer
Local Manager for the Wenatchee
J. A. GELLATLY
Office: Corner Misatoa anil Palouse Streets
Livery and Feed Stable
with one or two horses
SADDIE HORSES and DRAYING
L. IJ. TURNER, Prop.
A. O. U. W.
.«"R\JJT'/ / . Turn water Lodge No. 71. A.
+SSsMgv///s' °- '* W. inwts the second
•^sisi^bHHif^* Jitnl fourth Wednesday even
iSSSSpgiiaft^l 1 "X" in their hnll over the
. ;~|H^jKHpi^:iM'-t"::wv. Visiting brethren
:z%tSn\tSss '"'■ cordial Iv Invited to at
':sS«SllWSrs' """d- L. H. Lideu. M.w.
*y>Kjfli B S\\v'' John W. Luden, Recorder.
Degree of Honor
A. O. I . W.
Leaven worth Lodge No.
J*2, Decree of Honor, meets
every fir-t and third Wed
/aV*^?*V nesrlay eveniriL'S in Frater
fiEKV<B*Vn "al ";l"- over the cost "Dice
li!L«o%T*i/ Vi»tMn« sisters and brothers
vSi^Rligy cordltillv !nrite<l to attend.
>rtPKHsjjr Amanda Martin. O. of H.
Lottie Doyle. Recorder.
Louise McGuire. Financier.
I. O. F.
q* >j. (Companion Court inde
\ Ti) ¥?/^ pendent Order of Forrest
(R i^-~^y Sk '*'** ll"'*'lS every ft'<t and
rfiVjtlCtJ^wr thinl TueHday In Frater-
I 3 -i Je9wUK\ Jj nill Hall, over th" l" Ist of-
MiUbr^^Jjy i iu-r. ViKitlDK P.Tn ■ -
JL3\ cordially Invited to at
/tw^*\ "** Mr-. G. KneliHh. C. R.
fe.fffr.'S^ Mrs C. 1). Turner. K. S.
Imp. O. R. M.
j^^S^^^ Tll in w i*t*• r Tribe No. 71,
// mTSsC^L Improved Order of Red Men
it &£"& w meets every Saturday nitclit
[I «H«, V^ 1 in fraternal Hall. Vli-lliDg
V\ cLY^''"'/? *'relhre" cordially invited to
\^ jr***jif A. E. Downing, Sachem.
Chief of Records.
Our stock of Drugs, Chemi
cals, Sundries and Rubber Goods
is almost complete. But what
we haven't already got, we are
pleased to order for you.
We also fill recipes.
Pity Drug Store
E. A. KING, Manager.
Leavenworth, Wash., Friday, April 29, 1904.
BEGINS LIFE OVER AGAIN!
Served -'.'. V»r> lor .Murder, Loot a
Fortune, l« now ii Hudlf-ul
Tiiiipiriinrp Minn and
on Hip Ills" Hoad
.lobn Campbell's life story reads like
a romance but has the interest <>f beinu
a romance but has the additional inter
est of being true.He was born in Mont
gomery county, Indiana. He dis
appeared in IBIW shortly after lie
was released from the Michigan City
prison, where lie hful served 25 years
for killing his friend while under the
Influence of drink, was two weeks ago
He is at Pine BlulT, Ark., and during
the few years of his freedom he has by
industry and enterprise managed to ac
cumulate property worth more than
Campbell was born and reared near
Alamo, and while a boy began business
for himself, evincing aptitude fur man
agement aud thrift that was the won
der of the community in which he lived.
In 1873 Campbell was still quite a
young man, but was the owner of three
line farms, a large sawmill doing a
profitable business, and about forty
head of blooded horses. He had but
one fault—while intoxicated he was
quarrelsome and dangerous. In the
fall of 1873 he appeared in the streets of
A'amo almost insane from drink. While
in this condition he was approached by
his lifelong friend, Tom Little, who at
tempted to quiet him. Campbell at
once became enraged, and drawing a
knife, plunged it into Little's heart.
He was arrested and taken to Craw
fordsville. His trial was one of the
most memorable in the criminal annals
of Montgomery Co. Campl>ell employed
as his attorneys Daniel Voorhees, Con
gressman White and P. S. Kennedy.
The relatives of Little, prominent
and substantial people, employed Benj-
Harrison to assist R. B. I. Pierce,
listened to her prayers and her brother
was released. He had been in prison
so long that for some time after he
gained his freedom it seemed that his
mind was affected,' but after living for
several months in the country he
brightened materially and his old
friends saw signs of the strong, shrewd
man who had left them a quarter of a
century before for a prison cell. Dur
ing Campbell's imprisonment his prop
erty had been dissipated, bo lie was
practically penniless when released.
He, however, soon managed to ac
quire a team and wagon and with these
suddenly disappeared. It developed
that he started for the Southwest trad
ing horses as he went. He was remark
ably suceesful and by the time he
reached St. Louis he was several hun
dred dollars ahead. There he accident
ally learned of a sawmill for rent at
Pine Bluff, and he obtained a lease of
the mill. A citizen of Crawfordsville
who recently chanced to he in Pine
Bluff saw Campbell there, and says he
is one of the leading citizens of the
town. He is now a radical temperance
Mi in ii- i - Her l»«'»<eiidain» by the Hun
The most remarkable record for nu
merous descendants of any person in
the United States Is that held by Mrs.
Jacob Dearinger, who resides in Tny
lorsville, Illinois. Although in her
eighty-seventh year she is enjoying
good health and bids fair of becoming
a nonogenarian, if not a centenarian.
She via.-) born in Jessamine county,
Keniuckey, January 18, 1818. She was
married to Jacob Dearinger September
1,1830. Sixteen children were born to
the couple, time being born after 1858,
when the husband became hopelessly
blind. He lived until May 30, 1683. In
addition to looking after her numerous
children, Mrs. Dearinger wascompelled
to lead her blind husband about.
To the sixteen children were born
seventy-sevan children, and the fourth j
generation numbered 171. The fifth j
generation numbers seven, making a |
a grand total of 271 descendants now
The miden name of Mrs. Dearinger
was Elizabeth Padgett. Although her
children are comfortably situated in re
gards to this world's goods, the old
lady prefers to live quietly at her home
She finds great solace in her old age
in her pipe, and the children do not be
grudge her this pleasure despite its od
CHIP FROM OLD BLOCK
Itorkrfellrr, Junior, Sl«T» one ol Hl*
Bible t'liuui 'Irnihrr* A^jilii-i
"The Tip That Failed," aWull Street
drama, with John D. Rookefeller, Jr.,
mentioned In the cast, and a member of
his Bible class as a "iteerer" to the
(Tame,was rabearted in Justice Kellog's
bruncli <>f the supreme court one day
George Doutney sued Sidney C. Love
and Frederick Swift, brokers, for $30,
--000, which he says he lost through their
linn in ipectulating in Wabash stock.
The brokers retaliated through a coun
ter suit for $1.3J5 which they claimed
w;isthe ainouut of margins over the
$30,000 which Doutnuy had failed to
The story went on record that J. P.
Rawley is a fi itnd of John D. Rockefel
ler, Jr., and a member of his Bible
class. Witness Love continued:
"Kawlcy had lunch with Mr. Rocke
feller one day and informed Doutney
later that Mr. Rockefeller had intima
ted to him that there was 'some
thing doing" in Wabash: the the slock
was bound to gn up very soon. On this
tip Doutney was advised to get aboard
and he came to us. He put upsU,ooo in
cash and about $21,000 in collateral.
Wabash went down instead of up.''
The jury thought over the matter for
an hour and then decided that Doutney
should have lost what he did in back
ing Bible class tips. Not only that, but
they ordered Doutney to pay defendants
the 11,366 with accrued Interest.
A Kullroiul in ()■<■ Holy Land
A railroad is now being built In the
Holy Land, to run through the region
which is most familiar lo all students ol
The time table of this far-away roail
will bear the names of old places that
are almost household names to a great
er part of the peoples of the world.
The new road is to start at the little
seaport of Haifa, on the Bay of Acre,
almost at the foot of Mount Carinel.
It is to run diagonally through Gali
lee. Some of the stations will be the
biblical places of Capernaum. Cana,
Mount Tabor, Magdalaand Tiberias.
Its eastern terminal will boon Lake
It is planned to build great ware
houses right under the shadow of Mt.
Carmel to store the goods that are to be
carried by the new road into and out of
the land of Galilee,
Tho Lake of Gennesare! will be fur
rowed by steamships as goon as Ihe road
is flnUaed, and Capernaum which is
little more than a heap of ruins today,
known by the local name of Tel Hum.
is to bo rebuilt and made into a new
The town of Naznreth ts to be the
big center of the commerce of the new
The incentive that actuates the pro
jectors is that a railroad through this
part of Galilee will open tho way into
the rich and immecse territory on the
eastern shores of the river Jordan
where there lies a land that lias hardly
been touched by the commerce of the
noalli Kln.ll) Krl»'n»«-d Him
The editor of the Rathdrum, (Idaho)
Tribune received the following for pub
lication last week. It shows the per
versity of man in trying to cneat the
devil out of his due,—also a little busi
ncs-i combined with pleasure:
Dear Editor: I desire to thank Ihe
friends and neighbors most heartily in
this manner for their co-operation din
ing the illness and death of my late hus
band who escaped from me by the hand
of death on last Friday while eating
breakfast. To my friends and all who
contributed so willingly toward making
the last moment and funeral of nr.y late
husbsnd a success.l desire to remember
kindly, hoping these lines will liud
them enjoying the same blessing. I
have also a good milch cow and a roan
horse, eight years old, which I will l«l]
cheap. ''God moves in a mysterious,
way His wonders to pei form." Also a
black and white shoat cheap.
'1i1..» a Clean Sweep
There* nothing like doing a thing
thoroughly. Of all the Salves you
ever heard of, Bucklens Arnica Salve
is the best. It sleeps away and cures
Burns. Sores. Bruises, Cut*, Boils, Ul
cers. Skin Eruptions and Piles. O.ily
2.*>c and guaranteed to give satlsfae'ion
by City Drug Store.
$1 00 Per Year
Tl»e Propl»'» Prayer
God give us men : A time like this demands
Strong minds, great hearts. true faith and
Men whom the lust of office does not kill;
Men whom the spoils of office cannot buy;
Men who possess opinions and a will:
Men who have honor; Ml who will not lie;
Men who can Bland before a demagogue
And damn his treacherous (lattery without
Bold men, sun crowned, who live above the fog
In public duty and private thinking.
For while the rabble with their thumworn
Their large pro'esslons and their little deeds
Mingle In selfish strife lo! Freedom weeps,
Wrong rules the land, an.l watting justice
NOW Abuvr - I mi.nun.immi
Mr. Carnegrie"s latest gift—that of
$.■•000,000 as a fund to earn an incoiim
for the recognition and rewards of he
roic deeds In common life, brinjj tho
gifts of that noted man, in his celebra
ted at temps to dio poor, a bit above the
one hundre<l million mark. The 1309
--ton Herald lists liis gifts as follows:
Carnegie Institute, Pittsburg $7,8-52.000
Polytechnic School, " 2,000,000
Pension fund, Pittsburg 4,000,000
Carnegie Nat'l University 10,000,000
Dumfermline endowment 2.500,' 00
Scotch universities endVm'ntlo.ooo.ooo
Libraries in the U. S 27.-(w,00O
Libraries in foreign countries 4,651,750
Peace Temple at The Hague.. 1,500,000
Nat'l Engineering Societies.. .1,600,000
Heroes' fund 5,000,000
Unclassified gifts in U. S 10,982,37.1
rjDoUMifled eiflS foreign 1,250,000
YcurN Ago Fr<iiiil«c«l id Bury IIIm
To keep a promln made to a friend
on Ihh death bi;d,.lohn Ooblll, St.Louis,
nig-lit watchman at the Four Courts
arranged fornlitting burial for Mrs.
Alice Brennan. who ditd at the Poor
house last week.
Thos. Urennan died about eight years
ago from injuries sustained by being
btrttek by .-I largo stono which fell fronf
a building, Just before his death,
Brennan calli'd Mr. Cahill, an old
friend to his bedside and said:
•'John, I want you to see that Alico
is properly buried when she dies."
Cahill promised. Mrs. Brennan went
insane from grief over her hushnnd's
death, <ni sent to the asylum and later
removed to the I'oorhouse, where in
curables, who an 1 not violent are kept.
Mr. Cahill was informed of her death
when he arrived at the Four Court*. He
ordered the body bold Ht the l Joorhou<e
and instructed an undertaker to pet it
and prepare it for burial. Cahill
Brennan and hi-; wife were tobool
A ln.-lul Art
It will bo a dull world if the time
ever comes when women are to busy to
"Is your wife entertaining this win
ter'/" said one man to another.
'•Not very!" replied his witty if dis
Under the brilliant repartee lies :i
melancholy confession. Unhappy Ih<!
busy man whose wife is not 'entertain
ing' this winter and all the winters.
The empty headed woman is certain
ly B trial. She jrrowu less common
each year, But her place is too often
taken l>y the woman with head anil
heart filled to overflowing with th.s
pro!> ems of modern life, and she may
not be much more skillful than her siliy
sister in dealing with the every-ilay
needs of husband and children.
A tired doctor, coming homo from
fourteen hours of tussle with a typhoid
fever epidemic, cannot be refreshed by
conversation on civic reform or on eh»
the enrichment "f the hlgh-iohool
course, or even on the latest German
theory of the Florneric authorship. If
he is not heartened wisely for his next
day's work he. too, is likely to become,
himself a victim of the disease, sad he
may well have as h s epitaph at thti
hands of his inconsiderate wife, "At
rest —till we meet again!"
Intellectual grasp and moial enthu
siasm arc fflonoul possessions for any
woman. Hut there are others not. to be
despifed by her. and one of the chief of
them is the. power of beinif amusing.—
A t. ■. • :ii Nru>allon
There was a big sensation in I>eg
ville, lod., when W. H. Brown of that
place, who was expected to die, had hi*
life saved by Dr. King'b New Discovery
fop the Consumption. He writes: ••£
endured insufferable agonies from
Asthma, but your New Discovery gave
me imrnecHate re it-f and soon thereaf
ter effected a complete, cure." Similar
cures of Consumption. Pneumonia,
Bronchitis anil Grip are numerous. It's
the Peerless remedy for all throat and.
lunar troubles. Price mie, and $1 (10.
Guaranteed by City Drug Store. Tria\