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OCK ISLAND DAILY
ROCK ISLAND, MONDAY, AUGUST 31,181)1.
Single Gopie Cna.
Vmr Week liKfinti.
WON A $70,000 STAKE. .
A His Race That M ill Take a Livnlt te
New YonK, Aug. 8L The Coney Island
Jockey club began their season Saturday
wirta a card on which there was a race that
was worth to the wiuuer tTO.OJO, and to
the second horse ovr N,(ino the Futurity
slakes and that will iv noted for another .
thine, a big lawsuit before it is settled ,
which horse gets the :-.Ot0. His High
ness gets the tiO.OOO, having led the second '
bore under the wire by a length, after an -.
exciting race in which twenty-two horses
Started. Only four were "in if at the -close,
however His Highness, liuron,-
Yorkville Belle and D.tgouet. Distance,
mile; time, 1:13 1 His Highness car
ried the great weight for a 2-year-oid of
1A) pounds, 12 more than Huron, who car
ried next heavil-st weight.
' The Trouble Over Huron.
Notwithstanding the tact that Huron
was second he was not recognized "by the
judges and the money was awarded to
Yoakville Belle, and tui3 wilt cause a Taw- i
ssir. The controversy m over We Quel- 7"
tioo whether Hmroa was Kuratbbed of not.
11 o was properly eqMrea, but later was
sold to Com-igau. TJie raco-ceu rse mana
gers assert that still biter ifuron was
scratched, while Ctorrigao says be was not,
Corrigan sent Fitzparrirk east, to rido the
horse, and obtained aa order from coart
that he should be permitted to run. At
first the Judges refused to let Huron's
rider weigh, but later they waived that
point bui announced, nevertheless, that
Huron was not in the race, uud ordered
(pool-sellers to leave him out of their Iwt'a.
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-3? LOWEST PRICES.
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And hy far the Largest Assortment at the
-The Only and Best Place To Trade-
Special attention called to our fall line which comprises all the new novelties at
prices consistent with the highest grade of workmanship and material.
Closing Dr at Independence. -.
IxnEi1iMEXCE, Ja.. Aug. 31 Saturday'
was the sixth and last day of the meeting
hese. The track was rather slow. The
first race called was the unfinished 2:30
pace fcr tfs.eoo. Tetegrain, who won the
first heat Friday, took Hie race by win
ning the filth and sixth heats with ease.
The second race called was the 3:30 stake
for trotters, purse, fS,000. Pat Downing,
tire favorite, took all three heats with
comparative ease. None of the tttne was
Will Be Either Sensational or Faony.
Chicago, Aug. 31. The postponed race
between KiugsKm and Vim Bur& at a
mile and a sixteenth, spsotai weights, for
W,0U0 added money, wHl be run at Gar
field park track to-day. The race prom
ises to be either one of the most seosational
or IuJkious events of the turf season.
President Harrison reached Cape May
Puiut Saturday at 4:10 p. in. iu safety.
The First National bank of Nocona,
Tex., capital foO.000, has been, autu orized
to begin business.
Over 20U people were killed by a typhoon
in Japan Aug. Hi.
The Demorest Fashion aud -Sewing Ma
chine company, of Pennsylvania, has.
made an assignment.
.In Delaware this year the pigs live high.
The formers are tee J erg rtiem on peaches
instead of selling the latter at the low
Private parties are going to continue
rainmuking experiments in Texas on the
plan pursued by the Dyreuforth party for
iJtTtie Illinois Russian Colonization society
has been incorporated at Springfield, with
the object of colonizing Russian Jews in
Six persons were injured by a collision
at the crossing at Lodi.. O., of the Wheel
ing and Lake Erie, and the Baltimore and
Mrs. Dr. H. K. Jones, widely known in
Illinois literary circles, writing under the
name of "Aunt Biddy," died at Jackson
ville, Ills., yesterday.
Sir William Gordon Cummings and his
wife will visit New York in October.
A mob at Kjtstbourne, England, at
tacked the Salvation Army parade and
broke it up. Afree fight ensued, iu which
hundreds of heads were broken.
Mira Frances E. Willard has cancelled
all her fall engagements for addresses,
owing to the feebleness ot her mother.
Horace White says he will make the
race for governor of New York if the con
vention nominates bim unanimously on a
platform to suit him.
Governor Boise, of Iowa, addressed a
large audience at Spirit Lake, dealing
largely with the lkjKr question tud
arguing against probt tation.
The Negro veftrau of Louisiana will
make a fight against every white G."A.C .
man who tries to be selected as delegate
to the national Ki-paulican convention.
This by way of getting even for the at
tempt to draw the color line.
Major Wm. Tillman, htte cashier of the
broken Falls City bank, Luuisvnle, is a
fugitive in 'Canada aud has stolen from
175,000 to iM,0 W of the bank's money.
His bond amounts to ip0.000.
William Trunbarger shot James San
ders at Carterville. IU., serieusly wound
ing him. 1 ran bai get's wife was the
ca-.iwe. iter nusbaud suspected her fidelity
an 1 raugbt her and Sanders coming home
in a buggy at 2 o'clock a. m.
A great crowd of people at Raleigh, X.
C, paid 25 cents a head to see thirty-nine
lashes administered to each ot two negroes
who nad been awarded that punishment
by the court. The negroes had agreed to
tne scneme ana got the money.
Condemnation proceedings have been
begun for tbe right-of-way of the Henna-
pin can al.
Seem To Be a Bad Breed.
Colcmbus, Ind., Aug. L Saturday
night Mose and George Dobson were re "
leased from the county jarl hereafter
serving a sentence for wife -beating. The
wives were sisters name'?! Sanders. Marion
Dodsoo, a brother, is serving a sentence in
the penitentiary for larceny, and upon
his release is to marry alias Sanders, a
sister of tbe twp wives above mentioned .
James Dobson, another brother, Fri
day brought sui t for dbrorce froth. Bis
wife. Two yeamagS Aa&rose'U&son,
aUo a brother, whipped his wife at Os
good tAU state. w4en Ms '.fatoer-in-law
frabbed op an ax and split his head open,
illing him instantly.
Bank F alive la WisHaiia,
Uadwov, Wis., Aeg. 8C Brenson,
Draper & Co., banters sf MaAfzftnie,
have assigned. The assets are 9.7.000
sad tbe nominal IiabsUQas ahoat isarm
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ad lewm ice t KreH & Math'.