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CAPE GIRARDEAU, MISSOURI, SATURDAY, JUNE 26, 1897.
Vol. XXII No 10
St. Vincent's Fifty-Eighth
ic-iou ( losing.
Another year of St. Vincent's
Academy's existence has hal a most
auspicious dosing. Notwithstanding
the heavy fall of rain a fairly la rife
crowd ass-mbied in the Convent Hall
Tuesday morning to attend 1 he Com
During th.- rendition of the pn
gramme tin; clouds disappeared, the
rain c-ased falling ami thf sun -limic
out To lend his brightness to the
pleasant. peaceful scene enacted again
for the .th tinif at the old foment
overlooking the mighty Mississippi.
Many of the Alumnae were present,
some from neighboring towns, others
from more distant places: par-nts : iu!
friend- of the yo'.in;r students all ap
precia'ing and aiprovinir of their ef
forts to please and entertain.
The handsome drawing?- and paint
ings foyering the walls of the F.nter
taium -nl I la 1 1 gave evidence of the
superior "aleiit possessed by ti;e Art
class, and "' '!) taste and ef
ficiency of the teach-i-in charge of this
d-parlm-nt. Thn-c very handsome
panels that adorned the stage, a study
in rose- by Sarah .luden. one in
chrysanthemums by I-nu Mar.-iiall
and one in fruit by Tillie llo-scr at
tracted universal admiration. There
were sev-ral other remarkably well
executed studies oi: exhibition, the
work of M i-ses I'nwe!. Stafford and
'1 lie exercises col!lt'. lll-ell at ''o'clock
vih a duett played simiiltaneo'.isly on
three t.ian.is by Miss-s Harbin. 1".
Station!. I!. Mcllale. A. Mcrloh.
.Manning and Seymour.
Tile Salutatory was then delivered
by Mi Annie Wilson iti a most
Laura! 'AV-ath- wen- conferred on
lip- -.;ii;i:i'.'s. Mis.. T. ! looser of St.
Lo.ils. ' MI 'S;.ra ' -ter!oh of this
--.:rv II m.-rs we:v 'ne-tow-d sip
on M:s !":;.! Stntford and Annie
Wil-o:: .:" th!.- city.
Th- i ' . iron;. thm ("iiorii.- was im
nt' -t -I y -uug by the vocal class with
Mi-- l. 'na M.i ivhaM as a-companiest. ;
Tile re'lditlo!! of th- Various se
ll '-t i o!:s 1 1 : iiisti-.;::), i,t;i! :un-ic was
fully up to th- -t.i:;:i::i d a '.id showed '
tha' ''; t.:!-Mt-d young musicians
have -p- n! th-l-tlm- most prolitabiy
during ih- ;.-.!! 'hat ha's just drawn 1
to a eel.
::'. rc:-rs wlio will! sji l.l! ,:d-
e.irat;.,ii v.-Misses i '. t ist-rlo!:. T.
Uoc-cr. p. Stafford. S. .';:dei:. 1.
Itiirbi'i. !". t.i:T..:ti. .'!. and i.. M.-ilil-.
A. -rhih. X. Manning. 1.
Seyniuar. A. Wilsi I.. Marshall.
I-;. s-ik-s. ::. -loehl. V. Kolwlng. X.
Hays. M. i'ov.vll. Helen Coerver. II.
Foley. S. and H. D. Lisle. K. and X.
Crr-H. Agues Os' rbili and Marie
In a 'au't'.ess niauner several vocal
sele.- io;;- ivnd'.-ivii by Misses F.
und 1'. Statiord. T. Koeser. A. -tcr-loii.
M. Powell. '. ivlosterr.'.ann. ..
Marshall and ilrhie and Mary Me
Hale. Mi-- i; ;i;:d .-ita'Vord's excel-'
leiit ititei-iirct.ttii-n m' the iV.tnoiif duoti :
"Harp ! 'he Wine-'" -hotlhi receive ;
particait! : ei 'tnion. In it their voico
blend--.! in ;i -r:'ect harmony and they1
car::-- i .mtcli well vi---'-rved cunnneuila
ti.ei. The of tli tutt-i-.il pi-ou'ramme j
was c:i-i;y c-i;:c d ) be AHk-K.-.'s ,
. arr.in .-m -nt oi i-iotow ".!a;
f. r two .e-inos. In the lfrfonii-j
:i!i. rhi- r.;iv c!'e:i.i-ition Mie-
lar.i i -! loh and Tillie Uocser won
fresh !.::ii-a's and tiroved tlictuselves :
tv. oacciinii ill-!t'iliir.i-ician-.i-o'!;b:nin'
a pov.-e- .if execution ai:d iept'i of
feci hi - seldotu a'tained hv m-Iioo!
Th-v hav-- w n: th-
of beinj cia ed auioni: the very bc-t ,
musicians ever heard at St. Vino iti'-. j
The .lunior i. las-.. s always p!c;:-e -- j
their innoi-ei:: little iac and voices j
aiip-ai to all ln-arts and never fail toj
brinj- a smi!-- of approval even fr-ruj
the mcis liisiu'e ret-jd observer. j
A Flower Drill bv ;wenf v little -irisi
led by Pauline Seymour and Xellie
Carroll, was well received. The little
ones had been most carefully drilled
and each carried out her part with a
remarkable ease and irraoe.
Miss Flora Stafford's, recitation
The Moor's Revenue" jrave her am
ple opportunity to display her ability
as an elocutionist, she ably sustain
ed her well earned reputation as the
possessor of a most excellent power of
delivery and a rare interpretation far
exceeding what is expected of one of
Somewhat in the nature of an inno-
vation were the thre.; selection.-, by the
Voani;' ladies' r -:ie-t They were
jierfornifd in a ve; v erei'dtable mannei-
; and show that thev were n:ost care
The essays by the graduates were
replete with . de -p thought clothed in
choici-t lanuaje. The subj'.i-ts were
very cleverly treated and the yoiin
ladle- p.-r,ved to In- thorouehly con
versant with Poetry. Kh-tnrie and
Miss Osterloh's thi i;;e was "Xames
Immortal in Poetry:'7 and Mis?
Hoeser's was Suti.-diineof the Heart."
Tin- Valedictory "a.- toiirliinuly de
li. end by Misses Osterloh and
K-M-sei-. --To-day" was discussed by
tin- former and Yesterday" by the
latti.r. Tin-joint fare.vell to old as
sociates and familiar sc-nes brouinit
tears to many eyes.
W'e conerat:ilate this time honored
i;i-!;tution on 1in' sue.essful termin
ation iif anothe:--chola-tic year. Soon
another decade of vears shall have
bii-n added to the ,- already pa?
ed ami we trust ilia! old St. Vincent's
sliall continue to prosper anil he ever
surrounded by friends who will rejoiei
at her success, and aid In o-lebratinir
her :i .-core years of lTooi! work when
the '!;!;- ii.it far ii's-:,:.r shall have
'i'iie di-trioutio:: uf pi-eeiiuui.- were
(odd Medal Literary K.vellenee
awarded to Mis.,- ( Mara Osterloh and
Honors conferred o:i Misses i-"lora
Stafford and Annie WiU.m.
ioid Medal for llx-.niplaiy Heport
inetit awarded by voles of ptipiis and
teaeiiers to Mis- I. Tia Marshall.
Cold Medal for Diiie-iee and (iood
( ominct awardcu by votes of pupii
ar.d teachers to Miss Stella l)t Lilc
;!! Medal ': Politer.es- awai(l-ii
to .Miss Fiora Sta;:.uj.
(odd Mdal for I iIii-in-- awarded
to Miss 111':.- Sikes.
Cold Medal for Chri-tiau Doctrine
award'-d to .ii.-s Myitie Itoiwin.
(iold Medal for Miisie :h-si da
awar.l.i! to Mi Mary Mi-Hale.
tiolil ( 'ross for M;;.-ic -eeond cla.-s
awarded to Mi-s Knnua Carrol!.
(odd Medal i'oi-Ai-t awarded i,. Miss
Cu'd rl ;'!! Steii.ie.-apliy awar.i"
ed to Mis- Annie Merloh.
! 'ivr.i:'.:.';::- for Typ'-writire awani'-d
to Misses Myrtle Powell. Lena Mar
shall. Hiift! StJift'f.ni. iiertie Moore.
'ei'liii. ;;t and in 1'ii st
( "i:i.-s anarded to Annie (,!-ter-
l.ih. i.'ii;: Marshal:. Ilioi-e ! loehl.
( 'er'.iilcates and premiums in Second
i'iass awarded to .Misses Kliic Sikes.
Sarah .luden. Mary MeH:i!e. Myrtle
Hoe.viii.ir. P.ride Mcliale. Myrtle Pow
ell. Clara K lii-te:i.',a::n. lltnina Car
roll.' Pearl Stafford. Iiertie .Ioiire.
Te-tiniosiiais of Merit and Premi
ums in Third Class awarded to Misses
Delia Harbin. Xetiie Hays. Amies
Osterloh. Xellie Carroll. Mnuna Wil
son. Maud Stratnian. Pauline Sey
mour. Marie l'lynn.
Testimonials ofMerit and Premiums
in Fourth Class awarded to Misses
KaUiliii arroll. Fmma Sehwepker.
Stella D. Lisle. Marie Weber. Certie
Schv.enker. Addie Wilson. Helen
Coerver. Mairyie Couners. Mary Kel
leher. Ksther I'oley. Francis Holm
sack. Xina Manninn'. Katie Mi;d'ey.
Clara Lynch. Floy (iawron-ki. .b --ie
Hritiic. lcbicca Hoi'ck.
Premiums awani.-d to the Minims
for Application and Pr.nct uality:
Marie Cer-t. Alvina (stcrloh. .lennie
May Hush. Haftie I),.-Lis!e. Annie
Stratman. Marl- Carroll. Delia
Schv.epker. Mary Wilson. Xellie Stra'- I
man. Inies ' '-terloh. Helen Carroll.!
lllieli K-lleher. Louise Xdlerher. Xel-
he Lir.d. Me ie Paul. Clara Vrnt.
Xona r.yneh. : :.i isie 5)ineinet. Har-i
ir.i.-ra Wei.rie. j
THEY ARE KICKING.
lro:le Who Have a Kick f omin . 1
An.'ibt iitus-kiiinp has a kick coi--inir
because he is the o::!v niemiier of
the Street an-.! Wharf Comini'.te- who i
shows n; at the Council meetings.
The s'.ochholdi'fs of Sportsu: r.s' :
Par.: had a bl kick co:.:ln:r h-ciuse j
a few tellov..- tot to-ether and i-leeted
themselves to ai! the fa: o'liees. Their ;
1-liriii'i.lU -tet- ll rl - t"tlt..l ll-ii Olln.i.
fellows to call a stockholders' m .t
inr to do the tliinir over airain.
A IJuecr (f) Medlrlne.
Thtre i;- a medicine whose proprie
tors do not claim to have disco vtj-ed
some hitherto unknown ingredient, or
that it is a cure-all. This honest
Medicine only claims to cure certain
diseases, and that its ingredients are
recognized by the most skilled physi
cians as being- the best for kidney and
bladder diseases. It is Foley's" Kid
ney Cure. W. H. Coerver, Druggist.
WAS SORRY SHE WON.
Woman AVho taked Ilcrsell on
the Turn of the Cards.
You've all read of women who
! took the place of men and tilled the
! biil." said the veteran who had lived
; throairh all the border ruftlan wars of
Kansas and kept iiis health. I know
j of one ca-e that convinced me that the
LMll .-V-'Ve ii, t lll.ll il ill ..riaimviu.
Where f lirst ettied in the South
west there was a woman that ran a
,'atnbliny joint. Siie hart a ;r"od
business head, was a tine physical
specimen of her x-x. conducted a won
derfully quiet place for those tiines.
am! never mad- a promise that r-he
uiu not fulliii.
on-day a youu- d-footer from
iie.-iia-ky came into !r r li-u looking
for a -ame. It happened iliat Mie
li.e,- were all at a horse race .t,:d
siiooiine match, so s..e voi.int -e:-ei: t.i
eniertatu him at poker til: U: y n -1
1! ci: .-.1. .-he wa:- fain -ii for ii.c',:. i ml
t .a' day chance played her n;U--. The
handsome Kentn-kian was a ivcUless
jamesler. and soon he haci a:! the
thou-ands that .-he iiad saved. When
the boys ea'l.ered about the laid- he
was playinj- what he h.oi won a-::ins!
the owilel-silip of ti;e place. T:n-re
w.-re .-nine ominoii- threat.-, out he
"ave ;,o -hoi of noticini; them, and in
one deal of the cards he was propriet
or ol the whole outtit. I.ie woman
wan pailid and her eves llanied. but
not a protest did sue utter.
"1 '11 take myself and make it all
or anthiii-: she said with a sinil- that
would have froen the -od of mirth.
" '! should eiye vou odd,-.' was the
-allant n spouse to the challeii-.'. and
t:.e ivenluekia n threw ti i-oli bills
Upon tile t;:!)!e.
'Face u.j the cards were dealt, and
the woman woii. tier o;po::i n. arose
witiiabo.v. declared it the i:eavie-t
loss he had ever su-tained. ami walk
ed out. She cur-ed her lurk, .tiil was
the madue-; woman I ever saw." Di
tto:; l'r--e Pre--.
I.enc Tr::l :i i.'ntilicr ( .iiMun-il.
Buwi.;:;-; Ciikkn. Kv.. .lui; --:;.
The Ion- robber who held i.p a Louis
ville ar.d Xa-hviM-exur- s.- uk s- .a-er
near St. ileihlei.eni last tiiji:' is ;1
captive, betrayed to the polio- a
woman. A man natii-d Hit- i- ill
at "lark-ville. Tews.. fhar:.i.-. -til
the crime. !!. ;.y- '!.:.' ::'f. he j-om-mitt-d
tin r.ddiery 1;.- v. en: bail: to
Clarksviiie ;:i:d revealed :;ls secret to
a woman. Hi- jsri-.'sl ;i!lov.-ed. anil
he is now in th- Clarksvill- jail, ifiti
is said to iie a relative of .le.-.-iv
.lames, the notorio-istrain-robiier. and
is said to have i-e:i for a lonir tim-?i
memlier of iiis ani; d -s.iera'io -s
Hi'.e lives on lied Uiver. in iji-au
County, and is said to : a itiau mucu
feared by the people of the vicinity in
which he lives. This is considered the
most delilierate and bcst-plar.r.ed rob
bery committed since the days of .1 -s.se
.lames, and the fact that cue man held
tip four and relieved them of lee ca.-h
in the express -;t.'e t.iakes if -till the
(Id peopie who require ia-dieinc
iv-iilaiu the bowel- atiu kidneys wiii
find the true remedy ir. K'-.t-tric i5itt.-r.-.
Thi- medicir.e does 'i;:'.i!at-. and
contains no v.-hi-k-y 'mi- nth--:- hitoxi
car,t. but a.-ts a-a . !!! iiud : itera
tive. It act- miidly on the -'omacii
and bowel-, .i.iiiiue- t renirth and uiv-in-tor.e
to the or-r.us. thereby .".'ilinir
Nature in the p..-rfo-,'ii;am e of "l.e
funefioiis. Hleetrle iht'-rs i- an -x-cellei:;
apiH-'lz-r and aid- .iLc-fio;:.
Old :-ojile find it ji;-t -xactly what
they r.-i-l. i'rie-ii'ty c-nts Lot:!
at Human's .im- -to.--.
itai! in ie.ui;,-.
leiiijrtini;' .'- -:-:. - of ball. '
falo -'Ti:::--" s.sy-:
Xot::i:: r. -w:
The P.oche-t.-r li.-mocra'"
Saii.e olu story.
Same oel -i.-.c-e:
loi.-:. ester. ':
The Metropolitan industrial llenev
olent Association of St. Louis, Mo.,
has thrown open its doors for the peo
pie of Cape Girardeau and the adja
cent towns. Don't miss this chance.
It is a great protection through sick
ness, accidents and deaths. For ful
particulars address .las. E. Thomp
son, Assistant Superintendent and
Inspector for the Association at P. O.
delivery here or call on him at Car
roll House. Agents wanted.
SEEING THE WHITE HOUSE.;
An Old Virginia Neuro Views the
( ne of the most unique types of hu
manity that have been seen at the
White House in many a day rt rolled
leisurely into the mansion shoit'y
ifter luncheon the other day. says a
correspondent ofthe Xew York"Sun."
He was a "foiv-dif-war" nejrro. pock-,
marked, ragged and footsoi-e. He had
just tramped from Oranjiecounty. Va..
and after putting foot on the Wash
ington asphalt made a bee line for the
White House. He was the object of
many curious ;ir.c?r.
"is dis here de President's house?"
he asked of a doorkeeper.
"Yes. Colonel." was the reply the
doorket.jr noticing the military garb.
"Well., is cut hid pussons 'lowed in". "
He '.va.. informed that no distinction
i- drawn lietwcen the races, and lie
niarciied proudly into the east room.
He took in his surroundings at a
glance, walked straight 'or a chair,
and. removing a hat that had -een
better days, knelt in prayer, lie re
mained in this posture several min
uses while th- White House at'.i'.ch-s
wondereil whether a lunatic han in
vaded the mansion. Finally the ..Id
negro arils -, inspected the furnishings
of the room, uttered word- of praise
for the President, and noiselessly
glide;! mi- of the east room. It was
not enough, he thouirh:. to so- only
the east room. He wanted to make a
tour of the maiir-io::. He iiecj.cd
through keyholes, cracks and crevices,
trying to iret a look a some of ihc
occupants of the White House. Fail
ing to see anybody he passed out of
tiio building. On th- portico he cn-.-
vitereu a White Hons.- policeman.
".iust t.-il de Piisid. nl that Mist-r
b.li:i V. Slielden. of Orange County.
Yimiiiny. called. lI-:ue:nlR-r. now.
.loi.n W. Shchien."
i'i: poi icem.i i: informed ;r. Sii 1
iio:i V.iat he would com'.nnnieate his
messr.-e. whereupon the old darky re
moved hir. hat. button. i:is old coal.
and jumped up in the
Apache indiail -u rout,
"ili-e. li-ne. s.iol :.
-io-y.' -lio-;:e- ?iie o:
:ir like an
war with a
Ljoi oi" ui.- voice as
the st. ;i- .ad'u:- to the
'.VriHAT SHIPPERS' i-IVALr. .
( iiarii urn i M .', Mil! .Maintains ti.e
I!oni-r el r:iiil:iir tiic I-'irst Car.
i hai:;.kst. IN. Mi.. .j tine 1.1. -For
ih-j past fight year.- Charleston lias
been brought prominently befoiv the
memlvrs of th- Merchants' Kxchanire
of Si. .Louis at l-a-t i-nce each year.
Th -r. has b en for that i-ngtii of time
a spirit of friendly rivalry in all 'he
centra! v.i.i-at licit to be into St. Louis
with the .irst car of new wheat. This
ity has -no- -ded in apturing this
ho. tor for jutsl eight vears. but
probabiy e.- .... nearer being defeated
to-ikry than .1 any time in the past.
Two cars i. wheat were readv for
shii:nent la-i r.iir'nt. one from this
plac- ami on.' at Diehlstadt: the tlr.-t
owne-l by Ivialone llrother.-. and con
signed to th- Uobinson-DanforthCo:!-nii-slon
(.'omp.iir.-. th- other owned by
Joseph Albright and shipii -d ;rom
D! -iil.-ta -It. a neighboring viliiaue of
Scott Co'inty. The -a:::' 'rain carried
bo'h c;;.-s '.:.') Lou"-, and at -acii
ie ;.;iiot:g th.- ha-in---- r.irn th- r-
v.-.s- .on-iiii.-rable ex..:'ein-nt and
euiatif.:. as t;. : li:,-h would e- tir-t
on t:;e :: --trKet. it was or.lv
ni!!l"-.! wh-.-ti a '!eraiii wa- r -ceive.!
h-r- by . .-::-l;aw ':.. tI-.-; hat
shipped. c,i r of wli -at. aami-.i.-;
the fact that ' "liai !"-"o::'s honor- ha-'
!! t b-e:i !-;. and lia' th- car fro.;,
here -oH .;t 11 o - 'oel.: f..,- '-.- ... r
Poor papa." -
-pea !i .
he ret '. heeoming
she . xpiaiitvt;. "H-V
1 don't know what is the
-oh. y. -all
matter with him. In:
ba an aggravated a
think if musi
r.el: of spring
fever. He i:::- 'tar.'.lv -nougi-
to move. "
The young- man i-oused himself.
"Perhaps." said, this would in
a good time for me to er -sjteak to
him about our ah engagement.."
She rather regretted that she had to
l'e to him in this way to give him
courage, but she could not forget that
all is fair in love and war. Chicago
and how t deal with them, and othor
valuable nedical information, will be
found in Ur. Kaufmann's great Medi
cal Work; elegant colored plates.
Send thrne 2-eent stamps to pay
postage to A. P. Ordway Co., Bos
ton, Mass., and receive a copy free
A Sensational Kneounter
Any Moment liotween Maj. Blt
tlnuer and Mr. ( rowdier.
Sr. Joskph, Mo.. June IS. A
second encounter betweenex-Congress-
man Ceorge C. Crowther and Maj".
John L. Hittinger is eX)iected at any
time. Since" he returned from Wash
ington, after securing- the post office
for Frank M. Atkinson, Maj. Bitlin
irer has resumed editorial charge of
the Herald. Since the tiirht with
Crowther h- has written several ar
ticles about the
fleeting on his character. I
place he referred to his as a vagrant
ex-Congressman, wandering about
the streets of St. Joseph without any
visible means of support." F.very
dav the Herald contains some uncinr,-
pliineiiiary reference to Crowther.
Th- friends of the ex-Congressman
exin ct another encounter liotween the
two men. and thev predict that it will
be more than a tivrht with lists. Maj.
Ilittinger declares that he is still
readv to meet Crowther at any time
or place, and Cowther is credited
with having said that h- will not sub
mit to many more insul's tbi.ugh the
columns r.f th.? Herald.
Ti e Spnrtsn:-n's Park was oper.ed
Tnesda.- b a e;;m- of "aiseball b-
tw-er. I luster. Ilk and the Capaha's
which resuited in favor of the home
team by a -core of il t; 2. It was
vi-tii:nlv on.- tn- t in st -ames ever
sii r, in the fit v. The game was
characterize", by siiarp tieldiiiir and
sp eudid batter y work on bo'h sides.
Tile Cajiaha's iiroved yesterday that
t:i v v.--:- in tue :,rst rank oi nmatuer
tc-i us ariii tin-y actually des.-rve en
conrageira-nt fiotn the tov.ri.o;;'opIe
It wotihi t- i.ili v on our a:-1 to try
to itescribc the game as it.;? . i.ec.-s-
sary to hav- .-:-en it to apinvcir.te the
niagniticeiit playini;- of lie
na s. i in re was nut a weak spot on
the d -i.: and the boys worked together
lik- clockwork. This is undoubtedly
only th.- Urst of a series of tirst-class
ncs that o. ir citizens will have the
privilege of seeing. The Cajiaha's
will rue-? the Commerie nine n-xt
Sunday on the Park1. A good snnppy
gaiti'- may ! looki'd for as 1he-e
t. am- ancient fo-s. Following is
th.- -yneposis of ;h- -an-.e:
Alt. IJ. lit. i . A. K.
; aian Jb -i ' o fl o 0
Fiv!i;:ell. if 4 o o i. o
Sclva I':;.-, lb 4 o 1 10 (I 0
Connor. If 4 10 2 t ll
Ha,-;e!l. ss 4 ti l T o
F.m ke. .i i i ii i
Klages. :ib 3 1 2 2 . 1
Mines S.. el ."1 o o 2 ! :
Wyiiosky. p "i h 1 1 o 1
Totals :;i :; ; 27 Fl
a:s. (. Ik. o. a. y..
Smoker, c. . . .
William.-, cf . .
Ka-sdal- p. .
Totals :14 2 7 21 to
Two ba-e hits- H-.irke. Douiile
j phiy-- ilar;.:e':l to Klages to (Tormaii.
f fiafzellto Sei rally. Hines to Scivally.
j Ij.is- oil balls o:';' Uag-sdale. .'I: off
I Wynosky 2. Struck out iiy Wyno-ky
'i: by P.aesdaie ;. Passed ball Hark-
1: Smok-.-r 2. Wild pitches. Wynosky
1: i lag-dale 2. Tin;.- of game: I hour
and i' minr.V.-s. L'nipire Ilr-nn-n.
"The -urg -otis found all sorts ,f
hard va;-- in the Hum a n Ostrich. Then.'
we;-- nails ar.il scr-w- and 'aeks and
knife blades ami glass and stones
enough to kill a cast-iron horse."
'I'll iiet I can teli what he died of."
Tdii Mm-li l.ciirnlns,'.
Th- Baptist rmnisters of Kentucky
evidently pr-f.-r to believe that immer
sion is a ten-t whicii has iiecn practic
ed from the beginning, since ih-y yes
terday rectf.'st'd Dr. Whitsitt. the
president of tiie great Baptist Semin
ary here, to resign. The doctor's dis-
jcovcry that sprinkling was first prac
ticed by the Baptists, and that im
mersion was substituted in the seven
teenth century, brought on him a de
luge of wrath which is about to wash
away his otfice. The doctor made the
mistake of telling what he had found
out. or believed he had found out, in
the British Museum. Louisville
Have Vou Kidney Trouble!
A 50e. trial bottle of Foley's Kidney
Cure will prevent serious results from
this usually fatal disease. W. H.
On the Houck Railroad.
A Kreli;ht Train Kun IIluj Down and
Cut Illm to Pieces.
At two o'clOlk Friday afternoon
a freight train on the St. Louis. Cajie
Girardeau and Fort Smith Hailroad
ran over a man near Pnxico and cut
him all to pieces. The man i.s not
known to the trainmen.
THE MISSOURI CROWD.
SUM Waltlim While the Offices (Grad
ually slip Away.
Washington, D. C, June 22.
Missouri candidates are much con
cerned over the way the President is
handing- out the oiliifs. Xo attention
is lieing given to their claims and
most of the places outside of State pa
tronage are going rapidly. Consular
place- ;.: Ving disposed of every
day. ')-.:'-n ine of thorn are going-to
Missouri. Karly in the scramble the
President promised, the State seven
consulships and one mission. Father
Hayti o- Switzerland was to go to
Missouri. The Swiss mission belong
ed t tlie State but was given to Penn
sylvania to wipe out the administra
tion debt to Carnegie and company.
Joe Black for Manchester. Maj.
John L. iiittinger for Montreal. W.
P. Smythe for Dublin. Fred Sehrade;
for Hamburg. .1. Silas Karris for Li
beria, and a do;: i others for less con
spicuous places, are vainly waiting
for the Pre-ideiit to take action irioti
( Iian.-.l i oadilii us in lii. suiith.
Sena, r Pritcharu in the Illustrated
Americar: To-day the conditions in
the South are entirely changeu. ami
by every tie that should bind a section
to a i.oct.-.n- lilted lor its betterment
tile South wiil in my opinion ally it
self with the Kcpuhlii an party. The
South possesses in an undeveloped
stale m-av ol the i le nents tuat add to
the wealth of a people than all the
other stales combined. We have an
abundant snpplyof raw materia! which
ters into the r.iauufai-ture . l!:n-c-
fourths of the articles made in the
I'nited States. Oar railroad facilities
have increased until almost the entire
South is r.ow access i hi-, in most in
stances oar uiines are no? being w.vk-
. o.ir water ;av.. r i v.hh h. by ihe
way. is ansurpas-et!. is not utili.ii:.
our tiu.U-r remains standing, no e, -ing
to the fact that under th. jiii-m M
condition of a'Tairs we are miable to
comM'te with trr- foreigner, who in
many line- monopolizes the market.
The n iliev of the Hi-publican party is
to protect ni r law material, while the
policy of the Democrat party has been
to put it on the free list, or at least to
lix such a low rate of duty as to atTord
no protection to our people. Such a
policy can only result in bankruptcy
and iinaacia! disaster for the Southern
people. The free raw material policy
of the Democratic party means that
our p.-opie suah .-ell lneir raw mater
ial at such ;i low price as tf enable
the Xew Kngland manufacturer to
transport it to Xew Kngland. paying
ail incidental expenses, together with
th- ..'ages ot labor to the jieopie of
that -cetion. llut the noiicv of the
!! publican party i- to h'x such a rate
of duty on raw mat-rial as will result
in the establishment of manufacturing
plants among- r.s and th- expenditure
in tiie South of the nioiiey incidental
to the manufacture o. our products.
A Woman's 1 1 pi it oil .
1 like t-i read tic- bargain aus
In all the daily pupvrs:
The newest wrinkles, styles ami lads
From all the fashion shatters.
I like to study, page by page.
And s-e what fancies an- the rage
In irowns ar.d tilings for (Very age
Jy dry good- men and ihapers.
1 like to Know ju-t where to go
For articles I'm needing-,
And I am every day, you know.
To bargain sales proceeding.
I like to get the very lx-t
Of goods, that stand hard trial's test.
About as cheaply as tiie rest .
Such "snaps" i'lnalwaysheeding.
Of course i like to read the news
That every day is printed:
And all the items I perlis-
Wherein a scandal's hinted.
But I confess I like to pore
Through ads of every dry-goods store,
The more I read of them, the more
I wish they were less stinted!
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as for the human flesh. As a liniment
it has no equal in the world. Kvery
bottle guaranteed. It never fails to
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