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tiaxJe Come to Ayres's
Perbaps you've already
made their acquaintance in
Bertha L. Corbett's new book
by that name. Even there the
f
I little maids are delightful,
but not so appealing as in
thce water colors which Miss
Corbctt has painted for us,
Therp are 2i poses In single figures at
and 3-V.
Two Pirtty croup nt G'jc an J K3c fach.
ite tnm mkiu. Thry are very nttrar
tlrc and cannot last long at fv.rh lovr
price. Alt Floor.
L. S.Ayrc CSL Co.
Indiana's Greatest
Distributers of Dry Goods,
UAl'FACTl'llER OF GUI LLCS.
YOU ARE IT
If you made a foolish bet and
lost, you are "it."
If you held the other end of the
bet and won, you are not 'it.'
If you buy your house fixings of
Gall, you are in it
RIGHT ALONG
Gall goes right along selling the
newest goods for the least money
without regard to politics. As to
bets Gall's goods are better.
Albert (Sail
Carpets, Draperies, Wall Paper,
17 and 19 West Washington Street,
llartlwood Floors Laid and IltflnUhed.
Go to a Glove Store for Gloves.
TTTOR the best wearing and cheapest
J-L Gloves and Mittens, lined or un
lined. Always try our stock. They are
the best
3 OHO VEr
1 ISA ST WASlllftftTOS 8THLUT.
WOMAN BURNEDTO DEATH
lillS. C1IAS. IUtONSC, OP WOODIILFF
PLACE; MET HORRIBLE death.
She XV mn BolIInic Linseed OH on a
Stove Her Stepson Turned In the
Fire Alarm.
Mrs. Charles Bronson, living at 63 Middle
drive. Woodruff Place, was burned to death
In her home yesterday afternoon shortly
after 4 o'clock. Her body was terribly
burned, and so deeply that it was with
clfficulty the charred remains were put on
to a stretcher without tearing the flesh
irom the bones.
The manner of her death is unknown.
Jler stepson Roy, fifteen years of age, was
returning from school, and a3 he ap
proached the rear of tho house he noticed
Haines In the kitchen. He turned back and
cent In a fire alarm, which was quickly re-
ponded to. When the firemen succeeded
In extinguishing the blaze and clearing the
room somewhat of smoke the body ol Airs.
JJronson was found under the sink, and by
her side was a vessel In which she had been
boiling linseed oil.
Mrs. Hronson was a member of the
Woodruff Place Church, which burmd sev
eral months ago, and was an active worker
In getting the new church, now almost com
leted. under way. Members of the church
took It upon themselves to do much of the
work, and Mrs. Bronson volunteered to boil
the oil which was to be used on the hard
wood floors. It was while engaged in this
work that she met her death.
It Is thouKht from the fact that she was
found under he fink and belu ner was
lound the veel In which she had boiled
the oil that it had caught fire on th? stove
and she tried to remove it to the sink when
her clothing caught fire and caused her to
rill th boiling an I burning oil over her
txdy The prostrate form of Mrs. Bro:i3on
jw.is found by the hrerncn. Her stepson at
the time he turned In the fire alarm did
rot know of the plight of his mother.
Charles Uron: on. ner husband, is n em
ploye rr the U. C. Atkins Company. She
also leaves a son.
TICKET BROKER'S ARREST.
Georice K. Parrel I Taken Into Cnntnily
t'non Complaint of A. I. Rudolph.
George K. Powell, a ticket broker at 41
Jackscn place, was arrested yesterday up
on complaint of Adolph I. Rudolph, of
Brooklyn, N. Y., who claimed that he pur
chased a ticket from Powell, receiving an
order on a broker at Toledo, O.. for the re
mainder of transportation to New York.
xhlch was his destination. Rudolph was
unable to find J. T. Seamons. the broker
upon whom the order was given, and he
returned to this clfy, at once complaining
t the police.
Detective Gerber went to Powell's place
of business yesterday and asked about the
transaction. Powell asked to see the or
der, and after looking at it threw It into
the rire, from which it was rescued by De
tective Gerbr. The order was signed by
I" red Schmidt, a Jeweler in Jackson place,
who claimed the signature was a forgery.
Powell was charged with forgery and ob
V tainlng money under false pretenses.
X
TOR ILLEGAL VOTING.
Foar Sien Walte Examination Before
JtxdKe Daly.
In.FolIre Court yesterday Fred Zimmer
man. George Harris, Jack Ileddon and
Yk'Uliam Taylor, charged with illegal voting,
er swearing in illegal voters, waived exam
ination, and were held to the grand Jury
for investigation of the charges against
them. The men were arraigned at the
morning session, and counsel for th men
contended that as no affidavits had beep
l.Ied against thern that Judge Daly should
discharge them. The court contended that
U did rut have Jurisdiction to discharge
them, lie claimed the election sheriffs, aft
r gervinic In their offices, had not had
time to make the affidavits In time for the
cession of court. The cases were continue'!
and fcummonses Issued for the election
aherifTs for appearance at the afternoon
esslo.i, at which time the men, upn ad
' of counsel, walvtd, examination, and
ere bound over.
A new tZZ Piano for flCS at Wulschnr'.
RESULT OF ELECTION
TIIC GOLD DOIOCnATS AI1K AMONG
Til OSC WHO BEJOICK.
John P. Frensel, Secretary of the Com
mittee. Thinks III Party Had a
Good Deal to Do with Result.
THE REPUBLICAN ORATORS
SPEAKING n I' REAL' DID SOME RECORD-BREAKING
WORK.
Chairman Martin Gives Out a State
ment on the Result Political
Gosil.
No et of men are more pleased with the
result of the election than the Gold Demo
crats, who undoubtedly had considerable to
do with bringing about the present result.
Col. L. M. Martin, who has been In charge
of the national headquarters here, left yes
terday for Chicago, and will go to his
home In Iowa, within a few days. Colonel
Martin will probably return to Indianapolis
for a brief visit within the next two
months. John P. Frenzel, secretary of the
National (Gold) Democratic committee, will
have charge of the headquarters as long
as they are kept open.
Mr.Frenzel, In speaking of the result of
the election yesterday, said: "What a splen
did victory for sound political principles
and what a terrible Indictment of the sham
and hypocrisy of the Popocratic candidate
and his managers. The result Is more than
gratifying and will be much greater in its
effect than the defeat of Mr. Bryan four
years ago. I Imagine and hope that out of
the debris will rise a rejuvenated and re
cleansed Democratic party and that those
Populistlc and other political cranks who
are not satisiled with genuine Democratic
principles will have to flock by themselves
as of yore. The repeated statement of the
managers of the Gold Democratic cam
paign that a very large per cent, of the
Gold Democrats would adhere to their for
mer position and voto against Bryan and
his Popullstic ideas has, I think, been fully
verified.
The work of our national committee un
der the splendid leadersnlp of our chair
man. General Charles Tracey, and the
chairman of our campaign committee. Col.
I. M. Martin, has been very effective. Mr.
Martin especially, has devoted all his time
and energy since the middle of September
In managing our headquarters and con
ducting our campaign. Both gentlemen de
serve, and no doubt, at the proper time,
will receive the sincere thanks of our gen
eral committee. In my opinion, Bryanism
and Populism under the guise of Democ
racy, are dead, and. perhaps I will not be
trespassing too much on the bounds of
modesty when I say that no one will have
a greater right to perform the post-mortem
than the Gold Democrats."
THE SPEAKERS BL'REAU.
Vast Number of Speeches Made Some
Interesting Statistics.
The speakers bureau of the Republican
State committee practically closed up busi
ness last Saturday night. Robert Mans
field, who was in charge of the bureau,
will bo here a few days before returning
to his homo at Marion. Commenting on
the work of the bureau Mr. Mansfield yes
terday said:
"There were made through the speakers'
bureau of the Republican State commit
tee In tho campaign Just closed 2,i)$) ap
pointments for speakers, an average of
twenty to the county. In addition to the
assignments through this bureau, each
county in the State had a large number
of meetings which were addressed-by local
sreakers, no record of which was made
at State headquarters, which would bring
the average up to over forty to a county,
or a total of about 4,000 speeches in tho
State.
"This Is a record unprecedented In the
history of political speechmaking in In
diana, and the benefits to the party in the
education to the voters and a proper pre
sentation of the issues Is evidenced in the
result.
"A number of speakers were assigned to
Indiana by the national committee, most of
whom did excellent work. But the best
results were secured through our State
fcpeakers. It is a fact well known to
politicians throughout the country that In
diana has more able and brilliant cam
paign speakers than any State . in the
Union. There are ten or twelve men in
Indiana who cannot be equaled by the
same number of speakers that might be
selected from any other two States in tho
Union. One advantage the Indiana speak
ers have over a man who comes Into
the campaign work from other States is
that they are familiar with local is
sues and conditions; they are also inter
ested personally, as well as politically, in
the State's welfare and Its institutions,
and can always be depended upon to keep
tl eir engagements.
"During the campaign Just closed over
one hundred State speakers were acting
ui.der the direction of the State committee,
and over five hundred Republicans In In
diana were engaged in making Speeche
Hider tho direction of the county or
ganizations. "In addition to the speeches made by
orators acting under the auspices of the
State and county committees, each of the
congressional candidates, several of whom
are among the most brilliant campaigners
In the country, were speaking day and
night for weeks before the campaign, add
ing several hundred speeches to the num
ber above mentioned.
"There was perhaps never a campaign
In Indiana when there was less excite
ment, less noise and fuss than that of YX"V
The lack of ercitement, however, was not
due to a lack of interest, which was vi
dtneed by the large attendance at Re
publican meetings. In fact, there never
has bten a campaign when the peop!o
showed a greater determination to Inform
themselves upon the questions at issue than
in the one just closed. The verdict ren
Weil by the people of Tuesday is conclu
sive evidence that they are satisfied with
the present conditions, that an overwhelm
ing majority are in favor of the admla'.
tration policy, and that the patriotism
preached by the campaign speakers bore
prod fruit among the loyal people of In
diana." CHAIRMAN 3IARTIN TALKS.
A Dignified Statement from the Dem
ocratic Manager.
There was very little commotion around
Democratic State headquarters yesterday.
Chairman Martin and Secretary Hawkins
were both there most of the day. Mr. Mar
tin within the next few days will close up
the headquarters and return to Spencer to
look after his business Interests there. Sec
retary Hawkins will be here for perhaps a
month before going back to his home in
Sullivan county. The secretary was In his
uual cheerful mood yesterday, despite the
fact that circumstances were hardly of a
character to bring smiles to the face of a
Bryanlte. Late yesterday evening Chair
man Martin made the following statement
to a Journal reporter:
"Indiana seems to have been caught In
the general landslide, and the Indications
are that the Republicans have carried the
State by an Increased plurality over the
vote of lS. The result Is largely. I think,
attributable to the large vote in the State
that was known to bo noncommittal, but
which wo believed would be cast Tor the
Democratic ticket. I exceedingly regret
the result on w. count of the Issues Involved,
as well as tti personal disappointment to
the gentlemen who were candidates on the
Democratic ticket. The campaign haa beep,
very free from personalities of all kinds,
both as to the State committees and can
didates, and we have nothing but kindest
feelings toward our friends who have been
successful, as well, as tne press of In
dianapoiia, that haa been uniformly kind
to this committee. The Democrats In the
various cuunties of the State made a heroic
fight, and were deserving of success." .
.
AT COMMITTEE HEADQUARTERS.
The Republican Leidem Feel Good
and Not Anxious to Work.
An air of peaceful quiet seemed to have
settled over republican State committee
headquarters on tho seventh floor of . the
Majestic building yesterday. Even the
click of the many typewriters that had
teen heard day and night for many weeks
was hushed. Those of the clerks and
stenographers, who have been retained
since the campaign really closed last Sat
urday, lounged about the rooms and rested
from their labors. Everybody looked glad,
and the big American eagle, mounted on
a starry pedestal In Chairman Hernly's
room, seemed to stand more erect. The
great American flags that hang above the
doora to the different rooms seemed lo
look fresher and brighter to those who
passed under them.
Chairman Ilernly was not at his desk
as early as was his wont during the cam
paign. When he came he had a smile for
everybody, that was broad and bland.
Archie Milliken, the chairman's handsome
chief clerk, walked with a step that
aragged slightly, but he smiled just the
same. Chairman Ilernly received a num
ber of visitors during the day. and all
came with congratulatory words. Harry
C Starr, of Richmond, one of the mem
bers of the executive committee, who has
worked very hard for party suc
cess, was about headquarters
part of the day, returning to his home last
night. Eugene Bundy, the other out-of-tewn
member of the executive committee,
went to his home at New Castle last night.
R. O. Hawkins who has also spent a great
deal of time and energy' assisting in the
work at headwqnarters. spent little tlmo
there yesterday, there being no need of his
services. Chairman Hernly will, go to
Rushvllle to-morrow night to attend a Jolli
fication meeting and on Saturday night
will be present at a similar affair! at New
Castle. Mr. Hernly said yesterday that the
rate committee would probably meet some
time next week. The chairman announces
that the State headquarters will be open
continuously but he does not expect to re
main In charge. Neither will Secretary
Blgler be here longer than Is necessary to
look after sucn matters as reauirc his
immediate attention.
Things were rather quiet at county com
mittee headquarters also. Chairman Akin
and Secretary Elliott were at tho office very
utue during the day. .
"WILL RATIFY TO-NIGHT.
Republicnn Campaign Clubs "Will
Have n II Iff Parade.
The Republicans will ratify the election
of McKinley and Roosevelt and the entlro
State and Marion county tickets to-night
The feature of the Jollification will be a
parade by the various political clubs anl
organizations that assisted In the cam
paign against Bryanism. The parade will
leave Meridian and, Ntvr York streets
promptly at 8 o'clock and take up the fol
lowing line of march: South on Meridian
street to Market street, west on Market
to Illinois street, south ol Illinois to Wash
ington street, west on Washington to Cap
ital avenue, countermarch to Alabama
street, countermarch to Pennsylvania
street, north on Pennsylvania street to
Market street, west on Market to Circle
and around Circle until all the parade Is
within Monument Place. Then there will
bo one big demonstration by the united
clubs.
The parade will form as follows: Marlon
Marching Club and band, on Meridian
street, south of New, York; Nordyke &
Marmon Club, on New York street, west
of Meridian; Atkins Saw Works Club, on
the north side of New York street, west
ot Meridian: Atlas Engine Works Repub
lican Club, cn the north side of New York
street, east of Meridian; Columbia Club,
on the south sido of New York street, cast
of Meridian; Parry Manufacturing Com
pany Club, on the west side of Meridian
street, north of New York; L. G. Akin Club,
rear of Parry Manufacturing Company
Club; East End Republican Club, on the
south side of Vermont street, east of Meri
dian; Oriental Club, on the north side of
Vermont street, west of Meridian; Iron
League, on the south side of Vermont
street, west of Meridian street. The First
Voters Drum Corps will meet at tho
Marion clubhouse at 7:CJ. All other cluba
desiring to participate in the parade will
notify A. W. Bogardus, and get their as
signed places'. The marshal of the parade
will be Col. Harry B. Smith, and assistants,
C. N. Elliott and C. J. Clark.
STATE OFFICERS' TERMS.
When They Will Begin to Discharge
Their Ner Duties.
The first of the state officers to take
office will be Benjamin F. Johnson, of Fow
ler, the newly electer chief of the Bureau
of Statistics, whose duties will formally
begin Nov. 19, the commission of the pres
ent incumbent, John B. Conner, expiring
at that time. Attorney General William I
Taylor, who was re-elected, will begin his
second term Nov. 22. The next to take
office will be L. J. Monk3 and James H.
Jordan, who will begin their second terms
as Supreme Court Judges on the first of
next January.
Colonel Wlnfleld T. Durbin will assume
the burdens of the chief executive of In
diana on Jan. 14, 1&01, and Newton W. Gil
bert, the new lieutenant governor, will take
his office at the same time. The remainder
of the state officers will begin their terms
as follows: Charles F. Remy, re-elected as
reporter of Supreme Court, on Jan. 13, 1001;
Union B. Hunt, his second term as secre
tary of state, Jan. 16, lsoi; William II.
Hart, his second term as auditor of state,
on Jan. 25, 1901; Leopold Levy, his second
term as treasurer of state, on Feb. 10, D01;
Frank I. Jones, second term as superin
tendent of public instruction, on March 13,
1301.
A 1'nlque net.
As a penalty for betting that Bryan
would be elected George D. Jacoby, a sa
loon keeper at 2723 East Washington street,
will have to play horse to-night and haul
Ivy Wright, a McKinley admirer, down
town from Jacoby's saloon to the corner
of Illinois and Washington streets. Jacoby
will wear a horse collar and harness, and
will draw the buggy In which Wright will
be seated. The buggy will be profusely
decorated. Arriving at the destination, Ja
coby il have to "set up" the drinks to
the crowd before the bet Is all paid. The
ride will start at 8 o'clock. There will be
several guards to accompany the pageant.
XV. 31. P. Carey's Statement.
W. M. P. Carey, who has charge of the
colored clubrooms at SIS West Sixteenth
street, where a riot was narrowly averted
Tuesday and where the police were called
to protect tho property and prevent per
sons from forcibly entering tho building,
says there, were no negroes In the room,
as charged. He says the club is knon as
the West Side Social Club, and five fr six
members were all that were in the room.
Candidate for Speaker.
James F. Stutesman, of Peru, was In the
city last night, and incidentally mentioned
the fact that he will probably be in the
race for the speakership of the Indiana
House of Representatives. Among the
other candidates are C. S. King, of Wabash
county: Samuel Artman, of Lebanon, and
E. E. Neal, of Nobles ville. Mr. Stutesman's
friends are enthusiastic In their support
of his candidacy.
To Prevent Diphtheria Epidemic.
The attention of the City Board of
Health has been called to diphtheria cases,
and steps will be taken to prevent in
epidemic or injury to the schools. Fifteen
inses have been reported already this
month and one death, that of Ruth Utter
live yers old, living at IM Mliey avenue!
While diphtheria has made a better start
than usual this yeer it la thought a rpread
of tha disease can b prevented.
A liberaK share of your fire Insurance
ought to be given to the Indianapolis Fire
Insurance Comrany. a safe, sound and
successful company, organized with home
capital by Indiana men, who will give your
business prompt attention. OClce, No. 113
East Market street.
LITTLE OMR 6,000
PR On ABLE IIEPII1LICAX PLURALITY"
IX 31ARIO.N COUNTY.
Only ElRhty-Sevcn Precinct Returns
by Which Comparisons Could
De Made.
THE RATIO OF GAIN KEPT UP
ALTHOUGH IN SOME SOLTII SIDE
WARDS IT WAS 'OT SO HEAVY.
County CtfnTasiins Board Will Meet
at 10 o'Clock To-Day-Some Ex
pressions Gleaned
Returns from eighty-seven precincts In
Marion county, which are the only ones
that could bo used for the purpose of com
parison, when compared with the vote of
1SDS show a net Republican gain In the
county of 1,208, an average of about four
teen to the precinct This ratio of gain
will give the county to the Republicans by
about 5,700 plurality.
Returns from 150 precincts, which have
been received by the Joint newspaper bu
reau, give McKinley 20.2SO and Bryan 14,
736, or a plurality of D.524 for McKinley.
Durbin's plurality In the same precincts
was 4.761, the vote being 19,800 for Durbin
and 13,045 for Kern. Hunt's plurality in
these precincts was 4.SS3, ho having re
ceived 19.CC5 votes and Helmberger 14.782.
Levy received in these precincts 19,543 and
Herff 14.SS7, a plurality for the former of
4.C6.
In these precincts Durbin ran 474 behind
McKinley, but received more votes than
the rest of the State ticket The returns
from 131 precincts on the county ticket
give Koehne a plurality in those precincts
of 4.523, he having received 16,727 and Sind
llnger 12,202. Saulcy received in these pre
cincts 16.0Ü6 and Woessner 12,209, a plurality
for Saulcy In these precincts of 3,697. Over
street's plurality in these precincts was
4.946, he having received 16,953 and Burke
12,012. Chairman Akin predicts that Over
street will have nearly 6.000 majority when
the total vote is counted.
THE TOWNSHIP TICKET.
All of the Republican township ticket was
elected by good safe majorities. In Wayne
township David Darnell, Republican candi
date for supervisor, was elected by eleven
majority. The remainder of the Democratic
township ticket was elected by majorities
ranging from 63 to 138. Those elected were
George W. Shafer (Dem.), assessor, by 133;
Ash Miller (Dem.), member of the advisory
board, by 86; Harry Pence (Dem.), member
of the advisory board, by 106; T. Stout
(Dem.), member of the advisory board, by
101. The Democratic supervisors elected
were Newton Corkle, M. Blackwcll and
Homer Kindle.
The first of the county officers will enter
upon their terms Nov. 13, 1900. They will
be Dr. A. W. Drayton, the new coroner; the
surveyor, James B. Nelson; the prosecuting
attorney, John C. Ruckelshaus, and Marlon
Eaton, the assessor. Armin C. Koehne will
begin his second term as county treasurer
Jan. 1, 1902. and Eugene Saulcy will take
charge of the sheriff's office Dec. 10. Com
missioner Thomas .E. SpaiTord will take
charge of his office Dec. 31, and Commis
sioner McGaughey will not take his office
until Dec. 2. 1901.
Representative Overstreet will enter on
his new term March 4, 1001, Pearson C.
Mendenhall and Michael Jefferon will take
their ofaces as township trustee and town
ship assessor ten days after the election.
The following newly elected officers take
their office and enter on their duties as
soon as they are officially declared elected:
Senators James T. Laymen, Frederick E.
Matson and Charles N. Thompson; repre
sentatives, Joseph II. Clark, Joseph A.
Minturn, Joseph R. Morgan, Frederick
OstermeVer, Carl C. Pritchard, William P.
ReagraiQand Henry Wesling; Joint repre
sentative, Larz A. Whitcomb; councilmen-at-large,
Norman S. Byram, Dayton L.
Dawson and Addison H. Nordyke; council
men by districts. William Pollard, Thomas
A. Jeffrey, William C. Hoffman and Fred
C. Gardner; township advisory board,
George C. Hitz and J. C. Perry.
PLEASED WITH GAINS.
County Chairman Akin and Charles
A. DookTvalter Talk.
Chairman Akin, of the Republican coun
ty executive committee, said last night
that from the returns received the county
would undoubtedly thow a Republican plu
rality of 5,700 or 5.S00. "I am not surprised."
fcaid Chairman Akin, "for I have predicted
tor tho last three weeks that the vote
would ?how a large Republican gain.
Nevertheless I am very much gratified
and cannot say too much in praise of the
good work done in this campaign."
Charles A. Bookwalter, a member of the
Republican executive committee, expressed
himself as being highly gratified with the
result, and said he would not be surprised
if tho total vole showed a plurality of 6.000.
"We have made gains in nearly every pre
cinct in the county," said Mr. Bookwalter,
''and I am very much pleased with the re
sults of our organization and the individual
effort put forth during tho entire cam
paign. Eugene Saulcy'a Statement.
Eugene Saulcy, county sheriff-elect, said
last night that he knew nothing more
about his election or the majority he would
receive than had been related to him bv
his friends. He said he had been told that
he would probably have a majorfty of
4,000. He was of opinion that his majority
would te the smallest on the county ticket.
Connty Canvassing Doard.
The official count of ballots cast In
Marion county will begin in the Circuit
Court room at 9 o'clock this morning. On
account of the heavy vote cast It is ex
pected that the count will not be finished
until the last of the week.
JAMES BASTERN KILLED.
A Section Hand Run Over In the Van
dalla Yards.
James Bastern, a section hand employed
by the Vandalla Railway Company, was
run over yesterday afternoon in the Van
dalla yards and Instantly killed. He stop
ped work to get a drink of water from the
water keg which stood beside the track
used by Incoming trains. While stooping
over to get his drink he was struck by a
train and knocked over on to another
track, where he waa run over by a switch
engine. The body was removed to the city
morgue. His skull was fractured and his
body badly cut. He lived on West Merrill
street with his family, which consisted of
wife and one child. He had been employed
by the company only three or four days.
TOR GALVESTON SUFFERERS.
Contributions of Honey Still Needed
and Gratefully Received.
Mrs. Fanny B. Ward, the Journal's cor-
l respondent at Galveston, says, in a private
letter to the editor, that she has received
from a citizen of Indianapolis $3 a gift
evidently suggested by her statements In
the Journal to be used for flood sufferers.
Mrs. Ward, who la actively engaged in
Red Cross vork under Miss Barton s
supervision, wrote to the donor as follows;
"In the name of the Red Cross I thank
you very much for your timely contribu
tion. If everybody were as generous tho
needs of this poor people would soon be
relieved. If you do not object I am going
to use your In an orphanage. We have
thirty-one children, all flood sufferers,
who would otherwise 'be homeless. In my
next letter to the Journal I will tell you
all about them. What the little waifs
most need now la shoes and warm under
clothing for the coming; winter. Your con
tribution will make two or three of them
comfortable in that line for months to
come."
Thi3 response Is here reproduced In order
that other possible givers among the
Journal's readers may realize how zreatly
even small contributions are appreciated
Dy me rener corps in the stricken city.
MARTIN UUEPHY POISONED.
lie and Joseph Gates Ate Ice Cream
at Pittsbnrsr.
Martin Murphy, formerly president of the
Council and organizer of the Royal Arch,
was poisoned by eating Ice cream at
a hotel in Pittsburg, Pa., Sunday. He
Is still at tho hotel, and hi3 case is serious.
Joseph Gates waa also poisoned by eating
the cream, but returned home and Imme
diately went to bed. He Is quite ill.
PARKS M. MARTIN NAMED
GOV. MOOT MAKES HIM A ME3IBER
OF STATE TAX BOARD.
He Will Snceeed Thomas D. Dnsknrk,
Who Was Elected to a
Jndcreahlp.
Governor Mount yesteroay appointed
Parks M. Martin, of Spenco. Ind., to suc
ceed Thomas B. Busklrk as Democratic
member of the State tax board. Mr. Mar
tin Is chairman of the Democratic State
committee and a well-known Democrat
Mr. Busklrk, the retiilng member, has been
elected a Circuit ludge.
There were between thirty and forty ap
plicants for the vacancy, but Governor
Mount thought it would be a graceful thing
to appoint Mr. Martin. Mr. Martin had
been mentioned In connection with the ap
pointment There is no doubt that the appointment
will meet with tne approval of representa
tive Democrats of the State It was said
yesterday.
THE ANIMALS UNRULY.
Jaguars Attack Md'me Morrelll and a
Polar Bear Dies.
Mme. Morrelli had a very narrow escape
from death last evening after the people
who had been at the Zoo all afternoon ted
gone to their homes. Her Jaguars during
the afternoon were obstinate :n their pct
formances, and she had got them out
of their cage to take them to the steel
arena for a rehearsal, when an attache
turned out the gas that Illuminated the
rarrow passageway to the rear of th3 circie
of cages. In the dark a Jaguar or lion will
attack their keeper every time, and Mme.
MorrelH's Jaguars made for her. Sh
bravely beat them off, and when light re
turned had them beaten into submission
Her costume was literally reduced to rags
and there was a claw wound on her breast
While this was going on the Polar bear,
weighing 943 pounds, aged seven years, val
ued at $4,500, died. It had been ill soma
time. Its sickness being du to climatic
conditions. The presumption h that con
sumption killed It Director General Ros
tock purchased the bear four years ago,
and broke it to perform. It performed In
a group of different wild animals Mr.
Rostock, who Is at Savannah. Ga., where
he has five of his shows putting on a street
carnival for the Elks, was called ld by
long-distance telephone and iold of the
death. He at once ordered that the re
mains of the bear be exhibited as long
as possible; that a post mortem bo held on
it, and that it be mounted and presented
to the State geological department of In
diana. Captain Bonavlta has his left arm In bad
shape from an attack on him by tho lion
"Sampson." And still he goes right along
as if nothing happened, and seems to be a
veritable Daniel of old. The Zoo continues
to draw big crowds. It is pleasing thj
people In every way.
A PROSPEROUS ERA.
Five Ifciv Companies File Articles of
Incorporation.
Four years more of confidence and pros
perity made business lively for the secre
tary of state yesterday, there being five
new companies Incorporated during the
day. The following filed articles of Incor
poration: Flnsen Light Cure Institute: capital
stock J10.0ÜO; directors, Marvin B. Crist,
W. J. Nicholson and W. A. Rickens. The
object of the company Is to establish, main
tain and operate a sanitarium and health
resort In Marion county.
The Big Six Oil Company, of Union City;
capital stock $30,000; directors, Harry L.
Rockfield, Charles H. Blgler, Jacob Klee
man, L. II. Pursell, John M. Good, Lance
Vlnney and Charles C. Sharp.
The Henrlcks Novelty Company, of In
dianapolis; capital stock $10.000; directors,
Edward T. Kenny, Levi P. Ayres and A. C.
Ayres. The company will manufacture the
Henrlcks Gas Engine Igniter and the Hen
rlcks Jump Spark invention.
The Thorntown Electric Light Company,
of Thorntown; capital stock 513,000; direc
torate to be composed of three members.
The Capital Fruit Company, of Indian
apolis; object, the buying and selling of
merchandise and conducting mercantile
transactions. The directors are John G.
Neumann, John W. Neumann and Kurt
Neumann.
Election lints?
Get the best, a Dunlap," at Seaton s
hat store.
BIG FOUR EXCURSIONS.
Sunday, Nov. 11. to Union City. Wa
bash and Way Points.
$1.00 or less round trip. Special train leaves
Indianapolis 7:43 a. m. To
LAWRENCEBURG. AURORA,
and way points. $1.00 or less round trip.
Special train leaves Indianapolis 7:20 a.
m. These will be the
LAST EXCURSIONS
to these points this season.
California.
Four personally conducted tourist cars,
via Illinois Central Railroad, for San Fran
cisco and other California points every
week. For information write to R. H.
FOWLER, T. P. A., I. C. R. R., Louis
ville, Ky. t
Feed your horse JAN ES' S Dustless Oats
New Century Calisraph. Ball Bearing Dent
more and Yost typewriters represent in varlel
combinations the highest development of type
writer construction. UNITED TYPEWHITErt
AND SUPPMLS COMPANY, Monument pUcd
and East Market. Phone
Cook's Imperial Extra Dry Champagne is
splendid to entertain your friends with. Its
bouquet and delicious taste is unrivaled.
We Told Yon So
The Largest
In Indiana...
We have predicted for weeks that our
stock would still stand, the largest in In
diaba, and our forecast has proven true.
1,000 Rings, 500 Watches, 100 Clocks,
Diamonds, Fine Watches, Etc
Indiana's Lendlnc Jewelers.
Tie. 13 RAST WASUISGTO.1 CT.
The Prince Albert !0c Ci?ar
Ml
LOUIS G. DESCfiLER, Cigarist
Meats Quick and Saves Fuel.
RS
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PATTON BROS.
SOLE
Every means poMibleto
make our plumbing and
gras fitting work satis
factory look carefully
after the deti Us and look
out for your Interest as
well a our own. It's for
your interest that pucIi
Is done, else you'll come
pretty near pouring your
plumbing woik down a
rat hole. We'd like to
see you before you place
your order, we ll maKe it
Interesting for your puree.
C. ANESHAENSEL & CO.
29-33 Eost Ohio Street.
New Books at Special Prices
Eleanor" Mrs. Humphry Ward 81.1 8
"Alice of Old Vlncennes" Maurice
Thompson 1.18
"Unleavened Bread" Grant Allen 1.18
"The Woman That's Good" Harold
Ulchard Vynne 1.1
The Fourth Generation" Bf.ant 1.18
"Toramyand Grizel" J.II.narrie 1.18
"On the Wing of OccAlons" Joel
Chandler Harris 1.18
The renitentes" Louis How 1.18
Or any other book published.
Tlio Allison-Enos Co.
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43 N. ILLINOIS 15 W. 3IARKET
FALL STYLES
KIvADY
NEW ARCADE,
Largest Clothing Hcrvc io the State,
lO W3t: Vanhlnffton t
..Armstrong Laundry..
TELEPHONES 808.
CALL ANY PART CITY.
A Trial Means Your Future Trade
224-228 WEST MARYLAND STREET.
THE VERY NEWLST IN
Wedding Invitations,
Reception Invitations,
Announcements of Marriage,
Calling Cards and Monograms,
Correspondence Stationery.
Oentinel irlrrtiriß Co
123, 1X5,127 Wes Market Street.
CARPETS
THE TAYLOR CARPET CO.
25 crj 13 V. tVc:i ZL
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King
Solomon In
All His Glory
Never Lad the luxurious pleas
ure of smoking finely flavored
and well-made ci'ar like the
PRINCE ALUERT. Wcoake
a specialty of catering t0 tfce
fastidious palates of those who
enjoy a rich and rare smoke by
placing: within their reach this
cigar at ten cents. Don't miss
a treat like this. Just try one.
Jewel Steel
Ranges and
Base Burners
The very best Stoves
that can be made for
family use. We are sell-
injr a carload
every
week. Cash or payments.
We invite you to come
early. . . .
Lilly &
Stalnaker,
114 East Washington Street
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INDIANAPOLIS
DISTRIBUTER
Nothing Can ,
Be Said. .
Against our $20 Busines Suit
ings except that they are low
priced. Our prices are under
those of other first-class tailors,
and we show five styles where
other concerns show but one.
CSTOur specialty continues to be
Evening Dress and Prince Albert
Suits, at 125 and upwards.
CTVe have a number of Sails re
turned by agents. If we can fit
you the price will be low enough.
CSTTO THE LADIES We sell
cloth by the yard at wholesale
prices.
0 0 0 0
Tailoring Co.
N. W. Corner Meridian
and Washington Sts.
Are you
Thinking
of
Buying a
Diamond?
Ifo. doyou knowenouch about WamouJt
to make a safe purcb.-u? Every r-urch
with our guarunu-e U safe.
BERNLOEHR - - Jeweler
139 East Washington SU
CONSUMPTION
BY THE 'EV
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pepurator
TREATMENT. Medical Institute
I'll EE HOOK. And sanitarium.
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19 Nortli Peansylvc-ia St.
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