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ROASTING THE BOARD.
Frank F. Davis— To my way of think
ing a law should be passed prohibiting
the board of trade from holding meet
ings, and have this law enforced just as
much as the one prohibiting slugging
C. B. Tirrell— l have nothing to say
in regard to the board. lam following
the course 1 marked out for myself
some time ago, and if the honorable
board will let mc alone 1 will never
Sheriff Ege— board of trade as a
body is all right. The trouble is that
there are a few men on it who are prac
tically dead and gone. They have not
been buried yet, so nothing can be
done to make the board any better. For
ten years past every means known has
been trird to get them off of the board,
but they won't go.
Charles Ebert— lt would be a good
plan to send the members of the board
of tiade to the Sandwich islands. They
go from one extreme to the other with a
' rapidity which would puzzle a lightning
change'artist. They hurt the city in
W. P. Roberts— On the whole, lam
not in love with he hoard ot trade.
Some of the members appear to think
that Minneapolis is but a village of 1,500
A. B. Bunting— A board of trade,
when composed of the proper persons,
is a good thing for a city, but it does not
seem to me that the Hennepin county
delegation should pay any attention to
what the Minneapolis board of trade
Freeman P. Lane— The board of trade
is an ancient piece of bric-a-brac which
should be done away with. The mem
bers talk the worst sort of nonsense,
and seem lo have no advanced ideas.
John W. Aretander— l do not like, to
say just what 1 think about the board
of trade, but 1 am free to admit that the
members of it act as though they knew
no more than school children in every
thing they do. Some of the members
may have brains, but many of them act
as if they had none. Their recent
actions demonstrate this.
John M. Miller— The board of trade is
getting at about the right thing in the
matter of certain legislation. There
are, perhaps, seme old fogies on the
board, but they are needed, as any body
ot men always needs some men with
ideas way behind the times.
The only startling bit of retrenchment
yet noted in the work of the council is
the reduction of the city clerk's salary
to §180 per year. The latest report of
the salaries committee is in favor of
giving him $2,500 a year ami $1,000 for
an assistant. Out of this $2,500 the
clerk must pay $1,000 tor a second as
sistant, $720 for a third and $000 for a
The sporting editor who was sent out
to see what the present status of the
People's theater imbroglio is, returned
after a couple of hours of careful in
vestigation an announced that "they
were sparring for an opening."
Maj. 11. A. Norton, who is official
scorer for the police commission and
was present at their last game, denies
the report that Mayor Baker fainted
when the retail liquor dealers presented
their request to be allowed to run Sun
The nice old men who discuss ques
tions of public interest for their own
private entertainment in the rooms on
the second floor of the Lumber Ex
change, are still making patriotic
speeches and "resoluting" in an en
tirely independent manner on the sub
ject of retrenchment, but the salaries
committee of the city council seems to
be entirely ignorant of any such extran
If Gov. David B. Hill, of New \ork,
should see fit to come to Minneapolis
next fall the Tribune will have a chance
to square itself with Grover Cleveland
by publishing * sequel to that famous
editorial, "Mr. and Mis. Cleveland as
Mere People." "David B. Hill as a
Judas Iscariot" suggests itself as a fit
ting title for the sequel,
DRIVES AT ATTORNEYS.
The reason that Max D. Kobb and
John 11. Steele do not go into partner
ship is perhaps because the firm name
of Robb & Steele would not look well.
Volney Skinner's name, too, is rather
suggestive for that of an attorney.
E. M. Wilson is credited by the Trib
une with several sage sayings at the
board of trade meeting that were made
by Gen. G. P. Wilson.
It seems strange that attorneys should
favor the three-fourths jury verdict law
on the ground that it will curtail litiga
tion. Don't they like litigation?
C. N.Tlunt should go into the theatri
cal business. He has not played a single
losing attraction since he opened the
Hennepin Avenue theater.
Judge Isaac Atwater has introduced
a bill that provides for the election of
aldermen at large by the present city
council. Why not have it specified that
only Republicans should be elected to
W. 11. Donahue is strongly opposed
to capital punishment. In fact, he can
There are changes announced at all
the theaters for this evening. At the
Grand opera house Margaret Mather
begins her engagement of three nights
with "Romeo and Juliet." The ad
vance sale has been veiy large.
Miss Minnie Maddern is drawing
large houses at the Hennepin Avenue
theater. The bill is changed to-night to
"In Spite of All."
"A Wicked World; or, the Revela
tions of an Opium Joint," will be put
on at the Pence opera house to-night
for the balance of the week.
That clever comedy, "Our Bachelors,"
which made a hit at the People's thea
ter last week, will be put on again to
night to fill out the week.. "Ten Nights
in a Bar Room" will be the bill at the
Saturday matinee. -777-
Mignani Bros, specialty combination
now playing at the Theatre Comique, is
one of the best straight variety shows
of the season. 7 " 7
A Council Committee Plots Dark
ly for Retrenchment.
The council committee on ways and
means spent the greater part of the
afternoon in the office of the city as
sessor, with the doors locked and in
side and outside guards posted. The
committee was actually considering the
matter of retrenchment, and deciding
what proposed improvements could be
dispensed with during the coming
season, and several sewers, water
mains, and pavements were dropped off
in order to take from the expense for
the coming year. : :
We Will Not Be Shepfaerdless.
Manager Shepherd, of the West hotel,
has made himself one or the proprietors
of the new Chicago hotel, to be estab
lished in the Auditorium building, at
the corner of Michigan avenue and
Congress street, but with the provision
that his relations there were not to in
terfere in the least with his manage
ment of the West. He. has for partners
in the venture John P. Breslin, of the
Gilsey house, and Mr. Southgate, of the
Brunswick, old New York friends of
his. The hotel is to be managed by a
company, of which Mr. Breslin is presi
dent, Mr. Southgate, vice president, and
Mr. Shepherd secretary and treasurer.
The hotel is ten stories high, with a
capacity sufficient to entertain 800 or
1,000 guests. By the Ist of November
it is expected to be opened as one of the
foremost of the West.
MINNEAPOLIS PEOPLE. .
Frank McLaughlin, of. the Milwaukee rail
way company, has gone East for a short visit.
»W. 11. Riley, of Portage, 7 Wis , returns
home to-day arier a week's visit with friends
MISSING LINK PUZZLE
Is an Apt Term for the Min
neapol's Theatrical Co
Sterling Thought to Still
Have a Show for His
District Court Judges Do Not
Want the Grand Jury
Another Complaint Against
the New City Physician-
Company I's Election.
The theatrical missing link puzzle Is
still an interesting conundrum. Messrs.
Kohl <& Middieton, the Chicago dime
museum proprietors, are still in the city,
and are making a bluff that is not at
variance with the present temperature,
which registers on the shady side of zero.
They say they may buy the People's
theater, as their option secured from
Lambert Hays gives them the right to
purchase as well as lease. They will
probably do neither until it is decided
whether the lease to Sterling & Hays
has been forfeited by the alleged non
payment of rent. Manager Sterling,
from all accounts, appears to be in a
fair position to show that- the theater
was paying, and that he hao every rea
son to presume that the rent had been
paid according to contract. Theodore
Hays acted iii tiie double capacity as
Sterling's partner in leasing and run
ning the theater and as iris father's
agent. The endeavor will be made to
show that as treasurer he should have
paid the rent and had the funds
to do it with, but deceived
Sterling, and did not pay it in order to
forfeit the lease in accordance with his
father's wishes, which amounts to a
conspiracy. Charles W. Rohne, the ex
pert accountant who has been going
over the books, has made a statement
that the assets of the firm of Sterling
& Hays, in the theater, valued at what
they mi, be expected to bring at a
forced sale.exceed the liabilities by 52.500
so the firm is perfectly solvent. Fur
ther, that he finds the receipts Of the
theater for thirteen weeks past have av
eraged $1,000 per week, and the ex
penses, it is understood, have only av
eraged $1,200, all of which goes to sub
stantiate Sterling's claim that his fif
teen-war-lease still holds, and cannot
be forfeited by the fraudulent acts of
A new and surprising feature of the
situation is that Sterling and Frederick
Bock, of the Pence opera house, have
made up. The two were formerly part
ners, but fell out, dissolved, and had
several law suits. They have been bit
ter enemies ever since, but * a truce
has been patched up between them.
Last evening Bock made an offer
to Theo Hays of the rent claimed to be
due. $1,750, but was told that it should
be tendered to Lambert Hays. This
will be done this morning. It would
seem from this that there is a prospect
that Sterling and Bock may join
fortunes again at the Peoples if Sterling
holds his lease. Sterling is certainly
not without friends in his situation, and
I has had offcers of help from several
I sources. -
A little side issue yesterday was the
! serving of an attachment for $200 to
secure a claim of M. Breslauer for bill
posting. A bond was furnished and
the claim will be paid to-day. It is un
j derstood. H. R. Jacobs who has a
I dozen or so theatrical ventures in the
j East flew into tne city yesterday, and it
j has been conjectured that his visit is
for the purpose of getting hold of
the Hennepin Avenue theater. As
he is backing the Corinne Burlesque
Co., however, his visit may simply be
in connection with that concern. The
Minnesota Loan & Trust company is
buying up the claims of lien holders
against the theater at fifty cents on the
dollar; but it is claimed that this does
not affect the management .of the
theater for the present, nor. indicate
that any new scheme for its sale is on
DON'T LIKE IT.
District Court Judges Disapprove
of Hay's Bill.
Representative Eugene Hay has in
troduced a bill in the legislature to cut
the grand jury from twenty members to
seven, and the following interviews
with district court judges and the
county attorneys, who are best qualified
from experience to judge of the results
of tlie proposed innovation, are of in
terest. It will be noticed they are al
most unanimously against a change:
Ex-County Attorney Davis— long
as the grand jury system is retained I
do not think it would be a good plan to
reduce the numbers of jurors to seven.
Twenty -three is none too many.
Judge Lochren— The plan to reduce
to seven is not a good one. The jury is •
none to large now, nor is too very ex
pensive. This continual tinkering is
bad in every sense, and as the present
system has' been found successful for
several centuries, I see no reason why
it should be changed. Better justice
can be done with twenty-three members
than with seven, and it seems to me
that it is the smallest kind of business
to go to work and tinker with the grand
County Attorney Jamison— The plan
is a good one and should receive the
support ot every one. There is no need
for so many jurors, and they are simply
a needless expense.
Judge Hicks— The system which has
been followed successfully for centuries
it is unsafe to change for the gravest
reasons. For tnat reason I am opposed
to any change.
Judge Rea— l am opposed to any and
all tinkering with our jury laws.
A NEEDED REFORM,
Which Does Not Involve a Board
of Trade Fight.
There is one department of the city
government that needs a good shaking
up. and that is the one which is sup
posed to look after the needs of
poor people requiring the care of
a physician. The Globe yester
day published the details of a
pitiful case in North Minneapolis.
A German family named Newman has
been afflicted with typhoid fever, which
at first attacked the father and two
children. They all recovered, and then
the mother, who had nursed them, was
taken down. For a week past an effort
lias been made to secure the services of
the city -physician, without any re-,
sponse,' and the poor woman
has been without medical treatment,
yesterday another case came to notice
that showed direliction on the part of
some one. At 7 o'clock in the morning
a man from Wisconsin named O'Con
nor, went into Cain's saloon at 244 First
avenue south, and fell to the floor un
conscious. He appeared to be dying,
although it afterwards transpired :he
was suffering from an epileptic fit.
The police were notified, but . the
surgeon, Dr. Kelly, would not respond
because the case did not belong in his
department. The man was allowed to
lie on the floor five hours until the as
sistant city physician, Dr. Hall, got
around and ordered him sent to the city
hospital. The case appeared to be a
■ serious one, and for all the attention he
got the man might have died.
Accommodating His Boarders.
■ Charles Taberman, a saloonkeeper of
1020 Washington avenue south, was ar
raigned yesterday for Sabbath violation
on the evidence of D. J. McNiver, a new
official appointed Saturday. He had ac
i commodated McNiver to a drink, taking
TELE SAINT PAUL DAILY GLOBE: THTJBSDAY MOKNING, FEBRUARY 7, 1889.
him to be one of the boarders of his
hotel. - : He was bound over to await the
action -: of the grand jury at the April
term of court. 7^:77:7.":
, CHANGING TH RECORDS.
A Mistake That Was Probably
Made on Purpose.
A somewhat startling discovery was
made by Deputy Clerk George Tirrell in
looking over some of the records In the
clerk's office yesterday. A real estate
man had sent down : for a search for
judgments asainst a certain man, and
looking for these judgment the clerk
came across something which caused
him to becin to ponder a little. He found
several judgments against the - person
named, running from Sept. 24 to Sept.
80, and even, later; but the peculiar
thing about it was that immediately
after Sept. 24 and Sept. 36 was Sept. 28.
On looking at the pace closely he found
that the figure "5" had been changed to
an "8," thus extending the time for
creditors to attach for three days. The
clerk began to investigate the matter
and found that the transcript in the
judgment was filed and docketed Sept.
25, and that the register entry was.
made on the same day. On looking at
the other books he found that the "5"
had been changed to an "8" in the reg
ister of actions, on the transcript itself,
and on the docket. It was evident that
some one interested has changed the
figures for the purpose of dodging some
real estate deal, or else swindling some
one on a trade. No one in the clerk's
office knew anything in regard to when
the change was made. The matter will
A W. C..T. V. HOTEL.
A Scheme to Further the Work of
Owing to the great increase In their
custom the VV. C. T. U. are meditating
on a change of location to more commo
dious quarters. They are now nego
tiating for the purchase of the Semple
block on Fourth street between Henne
pin and Nicollet. The plan is to very
much enlarge the scale of their busi
ness if they gain so large a building,
and furnish rooms for those of their
customers who so desire. In addition
to the coffee room on the first floor, they
propose opening a first-class employ
ment office where ladies ami others can
be furnished with reliable help. In
this way they will enlarge the scope of
their work. "Their business at present
is in a most flourishing condition. Dur
ing January 10,455 meals were fur
nished, and because of their crowded
condition of the business was very much
crippled. In the new building the ladies
hope to have a large hall where their
meetings can be held. If these schemes
are materialized meals will probably be
served on Sunday as well as weekdays.
Though it is not a certainty that the
ladies will occupy this building, they
will move to better quarters in the
spring, and propose doing a proportion
ately larger amount of work for suffer
ing humanity. In case they obtain the
Semple block it will be remodeled to
meet their wants. An ample kitchen
and dining room will be provided for on
the. first floor. The upper floors will be
adapted largely for apartment rooms,
and a large hall and intelligence office
will also be provided for in the building.
DISTRICT COURT BRIEFS.
The Usual Divorce and a Grist of
Erick Anderson has begun an action
for divorce against Katherine Ander
son, alleging desertion. The parties
were married at Myrbacka, Sweden, in
1881. In 1882 Mrs. Anderson left her
husband and went home to her parents.
When Erick came to America in 1883,
his wife refused to accompany him.
The jury in the case of Joseph Mad
den, charged with having - robbed
Cody's clothing store, disagreed yester
day afternoon, after having been out
for some thirty hours. Just before dis
agreeing the members of the jury sent
for Judge Lochren to give them in
formation in regard to circumstantial
In the case of L. H. Waters against
the Albion Manufacturing company, to
recover some $200 on expense account.
Judge Hicks directed a verdict for the
The damage suit of Margaret Cum
mings against the Soo road to recover
$5,000 for injuries received by falling
from a moving train, was called in
Judge Hick's court yesterday. All of
the jurymen were talesmen but two.
The suit of Frank Davis against Mrs.
Lucia Bryant to recover $500 attorney's
less, was tried before Judge Hicks yes
terday, and a verdict of $300 in favor of
Mr. Davis was returned.
The suit of Benjamin R. Sheldon, vs.
Sarah K. Merrill, was brought from
Olmsted county, to . the district court
yesterday on a change of venue.
J. Rush Green has began an action
against J. E. Moran & Co. for $239.92 for
The firm of Knox & De Laittre is
made defendent in an action begun by
J. A. Shea & Co. to recover $368.57 for
The case of August Lindval against
Woods & Lovejoy to recover $30,300 for
injuries received by a falling trestle was
on trial again yesterday before Judge
Rea. The suit will go to the jury
to-day, probably. -
Dwigbt Ripley has begun an action
against George W. Shaw and Roby
Fletcher to have Shaw convey a piece
of laud to him and have a mortgage in
favor of Fletcher canceled. Ripley
claims to have obtained the land on a
mortgage foreclosure. The land orig
inally belonged to Dennis- MeFauden.
He alleges that A. R. Clark represented
to him that he was an agent for AlcFad
den. and wished to redeem the land, as
he had a contract to sell it to Shaw. It
, is claimed that there was agreement of
sale, and Clark had no right to act for
McFadden. Shaw, after obtaining pos
session of the land mortgaged it to
A DRESS REHEARSAL.
The Play " The Quick or the
Dead" Put on.
The great police commission combin
ation in its investigation act with the
full strength of the company played to
a crowded house of trembling police
officers yesterday afternoon. Capt. R.
R. Harvey, Sergeant Krumweide, Pat
rolman Gus Seitz and, various;
other . officers were summoned to
appear, and the board was closeted
with them until late in the afternoon,
but after the meeting adjourned Maj.
Norton and the members of the commis
sion were as silent as the grave. It was
learned, however, that several investi
gations were on the programme, and
there is a report that Jailer Hurley, of
the Central station, is to be transferred
to the East side and a man from that
station is to take his place as jailer.
A Big Mining Suit.
Capt. S. P. Snider and J. W. Pence,
of Minneapolis, some years ago leased a.
tract of iron land in the Gogebic region
of the Ryan Iron Mining Company of
Milwaukee. The lease was for five
years, Pence & Snider to mine 25,000
tons of ore a year and to pay for it a
royalty of 30 cents per ton. The ore
was exhausted at the end of two years,
and Messrs. Pence & Snider claim that
the exhaustion of the ore renders the
contract void for the remaining three
years, and the Milwaukee company
hold an opposite opinion. The amount
under controversy is $22,500, and the
courts will likely be called on to settle
the matter. -mt-. V'
Waters Was Elected.
At the meeting .of Company I last
night the members voted for. captain.
The division of the company Was be
tween Sergeant Peavy '■ and Capt. J. H.
Waters. The deciding^ vote stood: :
Waters 22, Peavy ; 15, Palmer 2. Mr.
Waters is therefore the new captain of
Company I. He is a graduate of West
Point, and has served till lately as sec
ond lieutenant in the United-States in- :
fantry. " He is at present in the real es
tate business in the city. :; ■
THE WHEAT SITUATION.
A Rather Dismal Prospect for the Mill
WINTER WHEAT ON TOP.
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The Wheat Available— Twenty-Three
Million Bushels, Against Forty-Seven 7
Million a Tear Ago. It
Col. G. S. Rogers has made a careful
review of the Northwestern wheat situ
ation, and in the Market Record of last
evening has something of interest to say
to the millers, and farmers as well: ;!;
The wheat now in the Northwest— Minne:"
sota and Dakota— outside of farmers' hands,
amounts to a little more than . 17,000,000
bushels. A year ago the amount was nearly
35,000.000 bushels, or more than twice as
much as now. The cuaniity left back in the
hands ot farmers as surplus, above bread and
seed, is variously estimated at 4,o0t»,000 to
10,000.000 bushels, usually called about
0,000,000 bushels. That is probably about
half as much as was left in farmers' hands a
year ago. Allowing the common estimate to
be correct for the amounts in farmers' hands,
then the total quantity available to go out
side is approximately 23,000.000 bushels,
against 47,i00,000 bushels Feb. 1 a year
ago. ' " •
From Feb. 1 to Sept.-1 last year 3.96H.904
bushels went to Duluth and 18.087,931
bushels came to Minneapolis, and there were
left in the country elevators on Sent. 1,627,
--000 bushels. That made the total shipped
Irom the country houses to Minneapolis and
Duluth, from Feb. 1 to Sept. 1, including the
amount left over in the country elevators
Sept. 1, 23,25*3,835 bushels. There were 19.
--325.000 bushels in country elevators Feb. 1
a year ago. Allowing there were 12,000,000
bushels surplus in farmers' hands a year ago,
or twice as much as now, then there wej:e to
be moved from the interior, Feb. 1 last year.
31,325,000 bushels. As shown, 23,283,835
bushels went to Minneapolis, Duluth and
carried over in country elevators, leaving the
amount of 8,041,105 bushels to be otherwise
disposed of. That went out as wheat through
other channels than Duluth and Minneapolis,
aud as hour ground at other points than Min
neapolis, in the state and territory.
There were 7,241,000 bushels in country
elevators Feb. 1. which, with the estimated
0,000,000 bushels in farmers' graueries.
mate 13,241,000 bushels to be yet moved
from the interior this crop year, against 31,
--325,000 bushels a year ago. or 42>/2 per cent.
That amount yet in the interior is more than
5,000,000 bushels less than came to Minne
apolis, after this time, from - the previous
crop. The amount snipped from here as
wheat is averaging as large as last year,
due to the quality of so great a per cent of it
being too poor for the use of Minneapolis
mills. There was 3,50.»,000 bushels of
wheat in store here Sept. 1-last year, m pub
lic elevators, and probably about 500,000
bushels in private storage. The amount here
now is very nearly the same as a year ago, so
If every bushel surplus wheat now in
the interior in the Northwest come to Mtuno- ...
apolis and relative shipments continue the
same, there will be a little more than 1,000,
--000 bushels less to grind here, with stocks
already here now and last year at time, there
were ground here between Feb. 1 aud Sept.
1 last year, without leaving any surplus in
farmers' hands, nor a bushel in either public
or private elevators in Minneapolis or any in
country elevators. That is figuring on the
basis that the estimate of surplus in farmers'
hands is correct, and that every bushel of
surplus now 111 the interior come to Minne
apolis. But it will not all come to Minneapo
lis. Some will no to Duluth, some to mer
chant mills in the interior, and some will go
out as wheat through channels south of us.
That our city mills must lie idle considera
ble of the time between now and another
harvest is a certainty. They wouid have to'
do it even if there were a profit in grinding,.
as there is not the wheat to keep them run- ;
ning. In spite of all that wheat is relatively,
too high here for any legitimate purpose, for '
there is an actual loss in putting it to any
. consumptive use. Other markets may come
up to it, but from present outlook there'ia
little prospect of so desirable a result. Mill
ers must, therefore, make up their minds not
only to lose a part of their trade to their win- :
ter wheat neighbors, lhat will be hard to get
back again, but they may as well mase tip
their minds that there isa thin profit to be
secured, if any, while they are losing it. . .V--"'
The Flour Output Decreases from
Various Causes. >; 7:
The Northwestern Miller, in its issue
of to-day, will say: Last : week „ opera-'
tions on the .platform : were largely:. a
repitition of several weeks past.,. Low.
water and ice figured prominently, and
were the cause of a small falling off in
the agtrregate flour production. The
eleven mills which ran a greater or. less
part of the time made a total of 79,500
averaging 13.250 barrels daily—
against 84,100 barrels the previous week
and 114,000 barrels for the correspond
ing time in 1888. One firm again made
over one-half the whole output. There
were eleven mills running this after
noon, but two of these representing a
daily product of 2,500 barrels, were
started since morning. They were pro
ducing at the rate of nearly 17,000 barrels
; per twenty-four hours, but when numer
ous stops and the late starting of some
of them are allowed for, the grind for
the week will doubtless go under these
figures. One more mill has been com
pelled to fall back on steam power, and
there are seven thus driven in whole or
part. The local stock of flour is being
added to slightly, and now amounts to
about 110,000 barrels— considerably less
than a week's run of the mills in good
times. - ■ - :;
When the attaches of the People's.'
theater presented Manager Sterling;
with a gold watch at the Christmas ban
quet at the Windsor house, it appears
that there was a balance due on it of
161.00 it was intended to raise by sub
scriptions to be afterwards collected.
This has not been paid, and yesterday,
S. Gittleson, the jeweler, replevined
the ticker from Mr. Sterling, who gave
it up, although he was not compelled to,
and it is in the hands of the court offi
cer, to be turned over to Gittleson
within three days if not redeemed.
"Caprice" in Real Life. r-
Miss Maddern will find a real "Mer
cy" in the person of Miss Blanche Guer
rin, who with her lover, Bert Sanborn,
has come from Hamilton, Dak., to Min
neapolis to be educated. The telegram
from Hamilton, implying their dishon
esty, was shown to be a mistake on the
disclosuie of the fact that the package
arriving in Minneapolis in advance of
the couple was simply the young lady's
wardrobe. 7. ••"'•: ■
Bank clearings yesterday, $5 74,366.24.
l Two cases of diphtheria were reported yes
terday. 7 . .;7';-,
A W. C. T. U. will be organized at 1002
Sixteenth avenue southeast this afternoon. 7„
The Pennsylvania society gives its first
banquet and ball at the West hotel next Mon
day eveniug. _ |. v ,7
A dinner will be given at 303 Central ave
nue by the ladies of Holy Trinity church Sat
urday evening. • •
There was a $75 fire in a barn in the rear
of 2206 Second avenue north last eveniug
about 9 o'clock. ,'..,;
The annual meeting of the Caledonia club
was held Tuesday evening, and Byron Suth
erland was elected chief. 7 ;
. W. C. Dewer, who was injured about three
weeks ago in alighting from a train at 'St.
Paul, has sufficiently recovered to be about
again. : r;>
Transom workers secured two or three
overcoats and a pair of pantaloons from
Davidson's tailoring establishment at 301-
Hennepin Tuesday night. -,??•:
"A Pedestrian Tour Through the Scotlsh
Highlands - ' is the title of Prof. J. F. Dow
ney's lecture, delivered at the Twenty sixth
street branch of the Y. M. C. A. last evening."
According to the People's theater thermom
eter at 0 a. m. yesterday it was 14 deg. below
zero, and at 3p.m. 18 deg. below. At 10 p.
m. the mercury had climed up within two
degrees of zero.
One of the horses on an Adams Express .
company team slipped on the roadway load
ing to the union depot yesterday morning •
and was so badly Injured that Was found
necessary to kill it. V^-T'
Marriage licenses were issued yesterday to
Alfred J. Thomas and Eva F. Stewart: Chris
tian S. Strom and- Emma Anderson: August
Kohnke and Pauline Rilzel; Haakon T.'Hos-'
berg and B.Marie Larson; . Hans Bonnevig
aud Sigrid Vannelius. 7 . 7 -_
The remains of J«bn C. Barry, who was
killed in a motor accident at Denver, Col., a
few days ago. will arrive here to-morrow:
The parents of the deceased reside at Corcor
an town, and the funeral will be held from
the family residence there. •
Joseph Smith, father of Fred L. Smith, is
lying at the point of death at his residence, .
514 Fourth avenue southeast, and last even- j
ing was not expected to ; survive the night.
Mr. Smith is seventy-six^- years -old, and has
: : resided in Minneapolis since 1857. ';,''•■'.
i 7 V Axel Paulsen, champion ice skater of the
. world, will give his last exhibition of . fancy
; and acrobatic skating Friday evening at Mor
; ton's ice rink. Fourth avenue south and Elev
enth street." Seating between and after the
exhibitions. The Normauna band furnishes
: music. ;"■ .... .- 7 • -
: The Minnesota Phonograph company are
soon to establish offices in St. Paul. Con
. siderable stock has been taken there already.
j •At the company's headquarters, in the Still
man block, something like 500 people every
; day urop in to see how the wonderful
j machines work.
The directors of the Maternity hospital
j j met Tuesday at the hospital for their
> 1 monthly session. A very interesting business
-. j meeting was held, in which the ', resignation
, of Mrs. J. F. Jordan from the position of
j I secretary was accepted, and Mrs. A. B. Jack
. son was elected to fill the vacancy. Mrs.
' ! Jordan resigns because of her removal from
< j the city to Faribault. " -
\ 1 MINNEAPOLIS REAL ESTATE.
', 1 The following transfers were recorded yes
! Sarah ■"• 8 • Stonemau to Augustus - B
; Latham. It 5, blk 2, Motor Line add.s4.ooo
.; j Vim Powell to Minnie E Swift, It U, J S
I Johnson's add :..... -.77.. .... 10,725
i Chas M Green to Charlotte M Curtis, It
, 8, blk It, Forest Heights add ...;... .3,500
Mitchell D Rhane to V H Giertsen, it 1.
I etc, blk 2, etc, Giertsen Lake Amelia
t : add...... ./-.- ? 910
Harvey J "W'ilber to Sarah M Hyatt, Its
4. etc, Wilber's add .. ...:........ 4,570
Walter C Tiffany et al to Samuel C
Derby, It 6, blk 1, Baker's Second
add........... :........; 1.550
Isaac II Edmonds to Dennis & Peck, pt
h 13. blkl, Goodrich's add... 5.500
Ellen I Wetmore to Josephine A Kel
ley. Its 10 and 14, blk 1, Supplement
to Forest Heights 1,500
-Johau Panll.to Andy F. Zientck, It 7, .
: blk 5. Maben White &Le Brou's add. 750
Wm Cleveland to Peter V Lund, It 6,
blk 64. Calhoun Park add... 500
Fortius C Deming to Geo A Campbell, :•
Its 1 and 2, P C Deming's rearr of
blk 3, East Side add...... 3,000.
Louis Johnson to Eva C Warner, It 13,
' blk 15, J SAW Elliott's add. 8,250
• Augustus C Sheldon 10 Fred E E Papst,
Its 4 etc, blk 41, Remington's second
add ............... ...... 73.000
One unpublished deed .4,433
Total, 14 deed5........ ... $52,123
The following building permits were issued
Andrew Acker, 2-story frame dwelling.
, Fifteenth ay southeast and Talmadge
Richard Hanson, 2-story frame dwell- ~
ing, Thirty-fourth ay, near Twenty
fourth 5t.... :..'....... 1,000
Three minor permits ..... 42-3
Total, 5 permits.... ...-. $2,825
TUESDAY'S TRANSFERS. -
The following transfers were filed for rec
B G Yeaton to Henry G Sampson. It 17.
blkl, L II Cole's add $1,800
Henry G Sampson to Minneapolis, Lyn
dale & Minnetonka Railway Co., It
17, blk 1, L H Cole's add 1,800
Warren E Vrooman to Minneapolis,
Lyndaie & Minnetonka Railway Co.,
Its laud 4, blk 1, L H Cole's add 3,200
Warren E Vrooman to Minneapolis, ' -
Lyndaie & Minnetonka Bailway Co.,
its 14 etc.. blk 11. L H Cole's add. 4,200
Samuel C Derby to Minneapolis. Lyn
daie & Minnetonka Railway Co., it 3,
-blkl, L II Cole's add..... 1,750
James I Dean to Orlaudo O Dean, land
in nw % sec 10, town 27, range 24.. 500
James I Dean to Gilbert - H Dean, land
In nw ii sec I<>, town 24, range 24... 500
Michael L Welch to Frank D Granger,
It 7 and 8, Hawthorne Avenue add.. 1,750
James L Monroe to William J Mitchell.
It 3. Davidson's 5ubd ......... . ... 2,000
Ida W Campbell to James R Thorpe, pt
' Its 1, etc., Woodburn's add 3,800
Fanny M Peters to Edwin C Keller, part
It 3, blkl, Marble's add ....... 400
Charles D Eldridge to Minneapolis. Lyn
-1 dale & Minnetonka Ry Co, It 2, blk L,
j >H Cole's add ..............1,750
' Magdalena Hess to Katherine Lintges,
i part It 10, blk 24, Bottineau's Second
Wm Cleveland to Hans Simouson, It 4,
-' bit 2. Gjertsen's Lane Amelia add .... 400
Frank G McMillan to Chas E Oyer, part
-• It 53, Auditor's Subd No 28 6,000
Ida M Campbell to Louisa. M Murray,
part Its l,etc, Woodburn's add... ..1.3,800
Francis Wiekings to Andrew Byrne, it
12, blk 4, Maben, White & Le Bron's
Ida M Campbell to Chas M Pond, part
. Its 1, etc, Woodburn's add 2,625
Seth W Turner to Martha B Conley, It -
5, blk 1, Villard'sadd. 1,000
Lycurgus Weldon to : Harry E Wether
'•>• toe, It 5, F W Malinsten s add. .......4,000
; Wm G W Tupper to Annie C Cockburu,
> It 2, blk 23. Mill Co.'s add ...... 6.100
Six unpublished deeds 36,100
' 7 Twenty-seven deeds; total ....... $54,375
MINNEAPOLIS BUILDING PERMITS.
-Inspector Bailsman issued the following
building permits Tuesday: 777' ~ J
Richard V Armstrong, 2-story frame •'■
dwelling, Ninth st, between Thirty- -
third and Thirty-fourth ays south. . .$3,200
'James E Armstrong, same, same p1ace. 3,200
Carl C Goodlund, same, same place 3,200
Christian Johnson, same, same p1ace.. .3,200
G G McGregor, 2-story frame dwelling,
Tenth ay, between "Thirty-third and
Thirty-fourth ays south. 3,200
Five minor permits ".'..". 1,035
Ten permits: total $18,535
BOTH DEAD AND ALIVE.
Nutmeg Physicians Puzzled by a
Case of Suspended Animation.
Special to the Globe.
-. Hawleyvillk, Conn., .Feb. 6.— A
case of "suspended animation" here is
attracting the attention of physicians
all over the state. The subject is Miss
Belle McArthur, aged eighteen years.
The attacks come upon her periodically
without warning, Tasting from five to
eight days, causing her. to lose control
of all physical power. and to appear like
: one who is dead. She is now in one of
these trances. A ; singular feature of
the case is her senses of feeling and
hearing are rendered painfully acute,
causing her to suffer what she describes
as the most terrible agony of knowing
all that is going .on about her without
the ability to express herself. Miss
McArthur's general health is good, and
when in normal condition she is bright,
witty and vivacious.
STOVEMAKBRS IN SESSION.
The National Association Con
venes . and President Barbour
Presents Some Statistics.
Chicago, Feb. 6.— The annual con
vention of stove manufacturers of the
United States met here to-day. There
were 110 manufacturers present, and
after the convention was called to or
der, President George H. Barbour, of
Detroit, Mich., delivered his annual ad
dress, showing that there were 3,500,000
stoves made annually; there were 410
blastfurnaces in operation, 90 that are
idle, and 30 in process of construction.
The secretary then read his report, and
the work of . hearing reports from the
committees on over-production, bank-
I rupt law, consideration, etc., was taken
up. The - convention will continue
; through the week.
-..--• . — i^ '-;.-,. 7
Old Boreas at the Carnival.
1 Montreal, Feb. 6.— A blizzard is
I prevailing . here to-day, and • in . conse
•i quence the trotting races and the open
' ing of : the pa rk toboggan slide have
! been canceled. The Frazer Coasting,
'club, of Syracuse, N. V., came as far as
St, Henri during last night. It was
I their intention to parade through the
■streets of this city this morning, but the
I blizzard prevented them from doing so.
'They will, however, take part in the
'■■ fancy drive to-morrow. They carry
1 with* them bob sleighs twenty-six feet
I long, which cost $2,000.
Grover et al. in Gotham.
NEW : York; Feb. President Cleve
land, Mrs. Cleveland and Col. Dan
Lamont arrived 1 In town at 8 o'clock
this morning, and are stopping at the
; "Victoria hotel. It is supposed . that Mr. .
and Mrs. Cleveland have come to in
spect their prospective apartments in
the Gerlach, and to arrange for their
decoration. The manager of the hotel
is unable to state how long his distin
guished guests will remain here.
-.-.-..- _ — "7^ ' ""'-* '* ■■•■ ■
The First Three Days* Business
At the new Hotel Brunswick were evi
dently very gratifying to Messrs. Dunn
& Minton. They were happy and hope
ful. : The register looked particularly
i healthy, and everything about the house
: was bright and cheerful when the Globe
man dropped in. 7- 7 - -5 :
Unna columns of "Want" ads. in the Glob*
more than in any other paper. ~ ; ; .777
Sidewalks Ordered for 1880. '
Genuine Trinidad Asphalt Sidewalks
are now allowed by an act of "the city
council of Aug. 3, 1888, in place of arti
- Trinidad Asphalt ; Sidewalks are laid
at a saving of nearly 25 . per cent of the
assessed cost of artificial stone, and are
absolutely the best walks laid. Inves
tigate-carefully before placing orders.'.
Minneapolis Asphalt Paving Co. .
.4 Washington Avenue South, City.
Be Very Careful
Where and what you drink. Linehan,
at 23 Washington avenue south, is re
liable always. Good lunch all day.
THE VOICE, when hoarse and husky
from overstrain or irritation of the vocal
organs, is improved and strengthened by the
use of Ayer's Cherry Pectoral. Clergy
men, Singers, Actors, and Public Speakers
find great relief in the use of -this prep
aration. A specific for throat affections. It
relieves Croup and Whooping Cough, and is
* indispensable in every household.
Ayer's Cherry Fectoral,
Prepared by Or. J. C. Aver ft Co., Lowell, Mais.
. Sold by all Druggists. Price $1 ; six bottle?, $5.
GRAND OPERA, MINNEAPOLIS
Three Nights Only, Commencing Thursday,
Feb. 7, Usual Matinee,
Repertory Thursday, "Romeo and Juliet;"
Friday, "Leah;" Saturday Matinee, "Romeo
and Juliet;" Saturday, ""The Honeymoon."
Seats on sale Tuesday.
HENNEPIN- AVENUE -THEATLR.
Three nights, with Saturday matinee,
IN SPITE OF ALL.
Admission, SI, 75c, 50c, 25c. Matinee,
75c. s"c and 2dc.
To-night, Friday and Saturday night. To
night, by popular request, a repetition
7 of 'he Famous Comedy,
Replete with funny sayings, ludicrous situa
Saturday ITEM NIGHTS IN A J Saturday
Matinee, f BAR-ROOM. } Matinee.
Prices. 10c. 20c, 30c and 50c.
Matinee, 10c, 20c and 3'»e.
PENCE OPERA house.
To-night and Saturday matinee, a new sen
"A WICKED WORLD,"
Or "The Opium Den."
Prices, 10, 15, 25, 30 and 50 cents.
Advertisements and subscriptions taken,
and the Globe on sale at W.J. Hughes' drug
store, corner Third avenue northeast and
Monroe street, Minneapolis.
CIOACH3IAN— situation wanted by a good
J coachman; understands thoroughly the
care of horses and carriages; good references.
Address . Jacob Messikommer, Macaiester,
Minn.. ; -777- 77 7--: -7 •'-.-,_;•;: a
MPLOYMENT— Situation wauted - by
young man; willing to do anything;
good references. Address B 85, Globe. 1
WAGOAMAHKR— a s tuatiou
by a first-class wagoumaker, -1 years'
experience: city or country. Address C 50,
Globe, Minneapolis. . , " 30-37
DRESSMAKING by the day; competent
to cut and fit by the tailor system. Ad
dress Dressmaker, Globe, Minneapolis. 5
HOUSEKEEPER— situation wanted by
experienced housekeeper; hotel pre
ferred . Call or address Mrs. ¥ 217 Twelfth
ay. south, second floor. 1
BARBER'S OUTFIT— V anted to buy
. two second-hand barber chairs,
glasses and fixtures. Address O.C.Schalange,
402 Plymouth ay.. Minneapolis. 38-39
MONEY LOANED on life insurance poli
cies or bought. L. P. Van Norman.
Box 75, Minneapolis. , |30*
ARE ANO OUT OF PRINT BOOKS
for sale and hunted up. Call or write
Raymer's "Old Book" store. 243 Fourth ay.
■outh. Minneapolis. Minn. 32 61
Cor. 3d Aye.
ATE. From 20 years'
experience in Hospital
and Private practice is
enabled to- guarantee
RADICAL cures in
Chronic or Poisonous
diseases of the Blood,
Throat, Nose, Skin, Ki
dneys, Bladder and kin
dred organs. Gravel
and Stricture- cured
without Pain or Cutting.
Married persons or
young men contemplat
ing marriage suffering
from Physical and Or
ganic Weakness, Prema
ture Decay, Evil Fore-'
17*.. C STAB LI SHEIi 16.67. ~
bodings, Self-Distrust, Impaired Memory,
Palpitation of the Heart, Pimples on the
Face, Specks before the EYE, Ringing in the
EAR, Catarrh, Threatened Consumption and
.Every -Disqualification that renders Mar
riage improper and unhappy, SPEEDILY
and PERMANENTLY Cured. In each stage
a different treatment. *
Victims of Excesses or Indiscretion, with
Nervous Exhaustion, Cough, Headache, Tired
Feeling, Pains in the Back and Breast, Indi
g?stiou, are treated for Consumption, Dys
pepsia and Liver Complaint, by inexperi
enced men, who mistake the cause of the
trouble and thus multiply both. Lost vitality
in young or old completely restored. No Ex
posure; separate rooms for - Ladies; . inter
views Strictly Confidential. It is evident
that a Physician who confines himself Ex
clusively to a certain class of Dis
eases must possess greater skill than one
in general practice. t^~Recently con
tracted or chronic Urinary Diseases POS
ITIVELY Cured in 3 to 8 days by a local
remedy. No nauseous drugs. Many cases
pronounced incurable promptly yield to
Dr. Nelson's Approved Kemedies.
Medicines Mailed or Expressed to any ad
dress Free from observation. Charges fair.
Terms Cash. Book and question list, 15c. A
friendly talk costs nothing. Hours. 10 a. m.
to 12 m., 2to 3 and 7 to Bp. m. : Sunday, '2 to
3p. m. 226 Wash. ay. s., Minneapolis,
The Only Fire-Proof Hotel io
ABSOLUTE SAFETY FROM FIRE!
Elegantly furnished and perfect In ail -,
, - 77V appointments. -.7
Table and general attendance unsur-
Sassed. Rates as low as any strictly
C.W. SHEPHERD. Of neral Manager. I
*|||fMsMol]ft)s) ~ It you want to hire «
jE fc: ~: ; tenement read The Qlobt
fg^ mm^ 'Want" Cttiimah
Ilieh Folding Clothes Bars, always 80c.
This sale. 7 50c
10-quart Chamber Pails, only.. 7.... 25c
4-quart Milk Kettle, with bail, for..
S-quart Covered Pails ...10c
8-quart Covered Pails 23c
10-quart Covered Pails .28c
1-quart Funnels .3c
2-quart Funnels..., .....". 7. ..5 c |
4-quart Funnels ...."...... .8c '
Brown Bread Moulds. . .2.1 c
2-quart Measures.. 10c
1-gallon Measures 15c
No. 8 Tea Kettles.... 45c
No. y Tea Kettles.. 50c
2-quart Covered Sauce Pan 5........ 10c
8-quart Covered Sauce Pans 13c
Deep Square Bread Pans Sc
. 1-quart Tea Steepen ..........8c
500 yards Good Twilled Crash 4c
500 yards All-Linen Crash. 3c
500 yards 18-inc!T Extra Heavy Linen
Crash ....... 8c
Foot Baths 45c x
1-gallon Glass Oil Cans ..:.... 35c
Cyclone Wash Boards ..10c
Luminous Match Safes, were 20c 8c
2 dozen Clothes-Pins .....3c
7-Pin Extension Hat Racks.. 7c
Axe Helves ; 13c !
Best Quality Tampico Scrub |
Wood Knife and Fork Boxes 7 ... .7c
Covered Boast Pan 5................ 45c I
Japanned Bread Boxes.. .GOc
Best Steel Bread Knives.. 20c |
Chopping Bowls .8c
Cullenders. ..." 10c
Vegetable Graters ..-....' 4c
2-quart Dinner Pails 35c j
1-quart Cups.. .5c 1
2-quart Coffee Pots lOc i
100 dozen All-Linen Tea Towels, worth |
10 cents He
500 yards 19-inch Linen Crash 7J a c
Mail Orders Filled.
NICOLLET AND NINTH,
Minneapolis, - - Minn.
Unprincipled Clothing Dealers !
May take advantage of the present cold wave and
the renewed demand for Overcoats, and mark up
their prices. Not so with the
Big Boston Clothing Store,
We have a large stock of these garments on
hand, and the reduced prices which we placed on
all our Overcoats during the late mild weather will
not be changed.
Our stock and store is the largest in the North
west. Our business record during the past fifteen
years is a guarantee to all who may favor us with
HARD WOOD. PINE WOOD.
No. 1 4-foot Maple, - $6.00 Dry Gang, - - $1.75
No. 1 4-foot Birch, - - 5.00 Dry Mixed, - - 2.00
No. 1 4-foot Oak, - - 5.00 Dry Slab, - •- 2.25
No. 1 4-foot Bass, - - 4.00 4-foot Slab. -- - 3.50
MILL WOOD COMPANY,
' 7, 7 Third Street South.
Yards— 929 Washington Ay. S., 1029 '.hird St. S., Riverside and Fourth St.. Sev
enteenth Ay. S. and Twenty-fifth St.. Second St., Sixth Ay. S. E. and -fourth
Ay. N. and Second St. . '
The" Farmers Mechanics' Savings Bank,
The Largest and Strongest Savings Bank in the Northwest.
PRESENT DEPOSIT. - - $2,800,000 \ SURPLUS, - > v $150,000
5 per cent interest paid on all deposits left three or more months.
ALL CLASSES OF BONDS BOUGHT.
CLINTON MORRISON, THOMAS LOWRY, E. H. MOJLTON,
President. Vice President Treasurer.
"" HIGH AITOPO^r"
Are Served Alike at the Salesrooms of the
MINNEAPOLIS PROVISION COMPANY,
9 and 11 South Third Street and 24 and 26 South First Street. -
-'- Capital and labor can meat herc4, 5 and 15 cents per pound for good cuts of Meat.
- Everybody invited. Country orders solicited. Hotels a specialty. . : -
T. B. Walker, Pre 3. Seymour Van Cleve, Scc'y. C. H. Chadbourn, Vice Pres. and Gen. Man.
MINNESOTA PHONOGRAPH COMPANY,
OFFICES, 108-109-110 Rochester Block, MINNEAPOLIS, MINN.
Sole Licensee for the State of Minnesota of the North American Phonograph Co. ana '
Jesse H. Llppincoit, Sole Licensee of the American Graphophouc Co. .
solicited for the Edison Phonograph or the Bell-Taluter Graphophone..jrf
nil l"C Dr H * Waite, Specialist
P|| r\ -Graduate; 11 years resident
I I LbUl of Minneapolis.- -Why suf
jer when cure is mild,' simple,' certain.
Ask hundreds of leading citizens of St.
Paul, Minneapolis and the Northwest as
to the satisfactory treatment and cure?
Pamphlet free.'- 1137 Hcnepin Avenue,
Minneapolis. .. 7 7777 77
Minneapolis, may now be
rented by applying to
GEO. L HILT,
Boston Block, - Minneapolis,
«■ i —^— — ■■■■■■■■ — i»M« ■■»■■ m
mm M 9
WITHOUT TEETH m
Solid for set
Operators. performed Experienced All
Ipa Washington avenue ■fl
Hennepin Ay. and Eighth St. '-
ONLY FIRE-PROOF HOTEL
I > MINNEAPOLIS.
New Hotel, Elegantly Furnished, 175 Room*
American and European Plan.
$2.50 Per Day $1.00 Per Day
And Upward. And Upward.
The Holmes combines all modern improf
ments. Street ".are to depots.
PAUL & ERWIN. ~~*
Patent Attorneys aud Solicitors. Offices: 10
German-American Bank Building. St. Paul;
057-000 Tun pie Court, Minneapolis: 025F
street, Washington, D. C.
Patent Laws-Jas. f. Williamson,
Kouin, 15, Coilom tiivcri, i Minneapolis*
•Solicitor of Patents, Counsellor in Pat*
ent cases. Two yeara an Kiamlntr
11. fc» Patent Otto* -
, ■■ .
Uammn and wagons advertised in * SUN*
,70 '? e ?> BATS GLOBE are always sola. .