TOPEKA STATE JOURS AD, WEDNESDAY EVENING, OCTOBER 24. 1000.
ALL THIS WEEK.
An invitation is hereby cordially extended to the Musical Public to attend
our display of Pianos this week. First class Pianos in choice new styles in
most handsome Hungarian Walnut,
American Burl Walnut, San Do
mingo Mahogany, English Oak and
Golden Oak. Kich Piano Scarfs
and Stools also displayed.
ALL PRICES MARKED IN PLAIN
FIGURES ON ALL STYLES.
We have made many changes in
the arrangement of our stock in
different departments for the greater
convenience of our patrons; greater
facilities for testing Pianos and
Organs, or examining and trying
other Musical Instruments of any
kind, or Sheet Music.
Give U3 a call, whether you want a Piano or not, or whether you may
want one in a year or five years from the present time. It often takes time to
become thoroughly satisfied in the selection of a Piano.
"HUB OF THE UNIVERSE," a fine late two-step, given to all visitors
during this exhibit.
PIANOS FOR RENT BOTH NEW AND SECOND-HAND.
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IV AY OUT IN CHINA
13 to Reestablish Young Emperor
Upon the Throne.
Xew York. Oct. 24 The Rev. "V. A. P.
Martin of the Imperial ur.ivw-sity.Pekin,
who is staying at. the home of his son
here, said of the China problem: -
"The best remedy of the situation is
the re-establishment of the young em
peror, who jjoss. ssed liberal an J pro
gressive ideas. If he can not be put on
the throne one of two things will fol
low: Kither native princes will divide
the country or foreign powers will cut it
tip and rule through native princes. The
la.tter I believe would be the better of
Rev. Dr. Martin graphically described
fcow the foreign legations received the
first news of their rescue:
"On the evening of August 13, or the
evening- before the rescue, the melan
choly word went around that only
enough food was left to last for two
more days. We had 83 mules and ponies
when the sieee began. All these had been
eaten except six.
"The legations eleven in all were
Funk in sieep when the clocks of our
homes struck the hour of two. It was
the morning of Ausrust 14. I myself was
asleep in the house of Minister Conner.
A few minutes after two o'clock the
Fentry who was guarding our legations
nurst into our nim and rushing- to the
couch of Minister Conger cried: "They're
coming you can hear the machine guns.'
"The cry rang out in the starlit night
and echoed back from the big walls. In
another moment came answering cries
from each legation, windows were thrown
pen and nit-n and women springing
f:v.m their IWs hastiiy dressed and
rushed out into the Inclosurp.
"'When the full music of the machine
pruns burst fully upon our ears we be
came like children. We laughed and
wept alter nateiy. Women fell on each
others' necks and men clasped hands.
And to hear the roar of those machine
"Through the hours of the lireaking
day we listened to the shots as they
tirew nearer and nearer. At 10 o'clock
there was a rattle of hoofs in the street
tmtside the gates c-f the legation swur.sr
back and in rode a haggard band of
t-ikh riders. Further aid came later in
"How does pony flesh taste?" was
"Not bad." was the reply. "Mule flesh
Is better and donkey flesh best of all.
The flesh of a donkey is almost as good
FAILED TO SALUTE.
British Cruiser Psyche Disregards
New Tork. Oct. 24. The reported dis
courtesy of Captain F. R. Peliy. com
manding the British cruiser Psyche, in
failing to salute the American flag and
running past quarantine at New York,
Is the subject of animated discussion in
raval circis at Washington, says a. spe
cial to the Tribune.
Captain Peliy will undoubtedly have
n opportunity to explain his actions to
the British admiralty and the belief is
expressed that he will suffer unless he
had an excellent excuse for his apparent
disregard of International proprieties.
The regulations of ail navies ate piac
ticaily identical on the subject of nation
al salutes and they are especially de
signed to let no opportunity pass" for
manifestations of ordinary politeness In
Filtering- New Tork harbor five or six
Torts must be passed before the salutiV"
battery of the port at Fort Coiumbu i
reached. It is barely possible that Cap
tain Peliy was uncertain just nhe'e to
salute, but nothing, it is said at Wash.
Ir.gton, can excuse his failure tr find out
after reaching his anchorage and his
failure to give an exhibition of gracious
ness on leaving the port.
TUE TWO SHAMROCKS.
Important Trial Races to Be Held In
New- Tork. Oct. 24 It is already ar
rayed that Shamrock II wiil have'srae
important trial spina in the Solent v.it.i
Fhamrock I. It was in the Solent that
last year's challenger for the America's
CUP when racing against the Prince of
Wales' Britannia displayed her speedy
qualities for the first time. Matches be
tween the two Shamrocks will, it is ex
pected, take place next April.
Postmaster General Under Cleveland
Comes Out For McXinley.
Detroit, Oct. 24. Don M. Dickinson,
postmaster general under Cleveland, to
day issued a signed statement declaring
that he could not support Bryan, but
that he would cast his vote for Presi
dent McKinley and the national ticket.
He declares that he is "forced to the
conviction that he would be a recreant
American, false to his country as well
as to his political party, if he should
take to the woods," and declares that,
"as the house is on fire." he will go to
the polls and help save it, although he
does not agree with all the methods of
He contends that Bryan is preaching
the doctrine of hate, appeals to the an
archistic classes and "endeavors to set
friend against friend, neighbor against
neighbor, family against family, section
against section and nation against na
tion." Mr. Dickinson touches upon the finan
cial question, still holding that the Bry
an policy would result in depreciating
the currency; declaring that the Philip
pine question is one for congress to set
tie; that the flag must not be hauled
down while under fire, but says he is
essentially a Democrat still. He con
cludes by saying that he takes his place
by the side of Abram S. Hewitt, under
whom he fought in the Tilden battle of
1S76, waiting a call from men like him to
reorganize the Democratic party and to
rid the party and country of Bryanism.
Queen Victoria to Make Winter Visit
New York. Oct. 24. The queen did not
pay her customary visit to the south of
France last winter and the shopkeepers
of the French Riviera suffered financial
ly in consequence says the London cor
respondent of the Tribune. They wiil
not be pleased therefore, to know that
her majesty proposes to desert the
French for the Italian Mediterranean
shore in the forthcoming season.
Rush Efforts 'Will Be Made to Com
plete the lane.
Washington, Oct. 14. The recent suc
cessful negotiations for the completion
of the Northern railway of Guatemala
have had a stimulating effect on the
people of that republic, according to a
report from Consul General McNally to
the state department.
The completion of the railway, ha says.
As experience stands, the
most promising way to treat an
old settled rheumatism is: to
set up the general health.
Whatever makes health, in
other respects, is good for
We don't say it will cure it
Sometimes it does; sometimes
Your chance is better with
Scott's emulsion of cod-livei
oil than with anything else now
By and by there will be a sure
cure; it will make a big noise
in the world when it comes
We'll send J on a liitlt to try if yaa like.
SCOTT JiOWNE, 409 Pcul unset, . York.
will effect direct communication between
the Atlantic and Pacific and no doubt
will attract shippers in the direction of
New Orleans and the Gulf. Heretofore
while there has been considerable im
port trade on the Pacific side, that on
the Atlantic side has suffered, transpor
tation beins an impossibility owing to
the lack of railroad facilities from El
Rancho to the city of Guatemala, a dis
tance of sixty miles.
SCHOOL BOYS FOOTBALL.
With Kesuft of a Tie Game Score
5 to 6.
The Little Rush'ems played a tie game
with the Polk school football team on
the Twelfth street gridiron Tuesday, the
score being 5 to 5. The Little Rush'ems
made the nret touch down.
The following is the way they lined
Little Rush'ems Positions Polk School
Kinney Center Little
Breidenthai Quarter Beal
Keys Right half Sheldon
Bamum Left half Clausy
McKirahan Full back Bradshaw
Martin Right guard C'oburn
Bevelle Left guard Wolff
Sproat ...Rieht tackle Hobart
Dresbaclt Left tackle Cook
Keller Right end McFarland
Thompson Left end Vandorp
THANK OFFERING RAISED.
Sum of $200,000 Completed by
Woman's Missionary Society.
Chicago, Oct. 24. The Woman's Home
Missionary society of the Methodist
church haa finished raising its "twen
tieth century thanks offering" of $200,000.
New pledges amounting to over $100,000
were reported last night at the session
in the South Park church. The corre
sponding secretary, Mrs. Delia Lathrop
Williams, of Delaware. Ohio, announced
that previously SH'0.000 had been raised,
making an aggregate of $200,000, the full
apportionment of the society.
Preparatory to the pledges Mrs. J. W.
Campbell, of New York city, and Mrs.
J. R. Woodcock, of Wymore, Neb., ad
dressed the convention on the character
of the offering and its purpose.
Mrs. Bishop Hamilton was chosen
chairman of a committee composed of
Pacific coast and Honolulu women to
take charge of the newly organised work
Mrs. E. L. Albright announced that
Mrs. James Mather, of Bradford, Mass.,
had piven $10,000 to Browning home,
Camden, S. IX
The convention also made the yearly
appropriations for the maintenance of
missions in various parts of the country
as follows: The Bennett home. Clark
son. Miss.. $1,100; Harwood home, Albu
querque, N. M., J2,0M; Las Vegaa home,
Las Vegas, N. M . $1,770; El Paso home,
Ki Paso, N. M.. $"i0: Spanish home. Los
Anseles. Cal.. SI. 300; Porto Rico home,
Porto Rico, $2,500.
At the first evening session of the
thirty-second annual meeting of the
woman's board of missions of the in
terior, addresses were delieverd by Misa
Virginia Murdnck, who recently re
turned from China, and the Rev. John
Henry Barrows, president of Oberlin
Dr. Barrows dwelt upon the fact that
the United States is the most potent
factor in the civilization of the Orient,
and said that it is simply inevitable, that
America shoiild extend its commerce to
the ends of the earth, ne matter whether
the question of the safety of mission
aries enters into consideration. He said
the chief cause of the recent uprising in
China aerainst the fnreigmers waa the
selfishness, robbery and greed of the: so
called Christian powers.
"We may well rejoice." he continued,
"that in these later days America means
far more than ever to the world of the
Orient. When I was in Chinese waters
an old side-wheel steamer bearing the
American flag was the only memoritl
and measure of our national greatness.
After our victory over Spain the mighty
Oregon and victorious Olympia became
the symbols of American power, and
today we are told our flag for the first
time is respected along a coast line c-f
5.000 miles, upon which daell nearly half
the human race."
SOCIAL AND PERSONAL.
Mr, and Mrs. D. H. Forbes gave a
charming dinner party Tuesday evening
at 7 o'clock, complimentary to Miss Lil
lian McFarland and their son, Mr. Lee
Forbes. With the exception of Mrs. Jas.
H. Reader of Hayes City and Miss Mary
Quigley of Colorado Springs, who are
Mrs. Forbes' guests until after the wed
ding, there was no one present but rel
A very quiet but pretty marriage was
solemnized at the Church of the As
sumption this morning at S o'clock. The
contracting parties were Miss Catherine
Murphy and Mr. Thomas Layden. The
Very Rev. Father Hayden officiated.
The bride was attended by her sister,
Miss Anna Murphy, and Mr. Patrick
Malay acted as best man. The bride was
becomingly attired in a rich brown cov
ert cloth, with fancy stock and over
bodice of white taffeta silk, with hat to
match. Her attendant was gowned in a
bronze green camelshair. After the cer
emony a breakfast was served to ihe
relatives and few friends at the home of
the bride's mother. The bride who has
spent much of her life in Topeka is very
popular among her many friends. The
gifts received were many and beautiful.
Mr. and Mrs. Layden will go immediate
ly to housekeeping and will be at home
to their friends after November 1st, at
421 Western avenue.
Notes and Personal Mention.
Mrs. Herbert Dewey Crosby has issued
invitations for a thimble party, Wednes
dav afternoon, October 31.
Mrs. Robert Merrick will entertain her
whist club Saturday afternoon.
Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Murphy have
moved into their new home at 133-i Topeka.
Mrs. J. R, Hayes is spending two weeks
Mrs. O. W. Greenwood will return
Thursday from an extended stay at Ex
Miss Anna Crane is expected home
Thursday from a month's visit in Car
thage and Kansas City. Mo.
Mr. and Mrs. E. C, Nettles who are the
guests of Mr. and Mrs. George McCoy
wiil leave Thursday for their home in
Torrence Ewart is spending the day in
Topeka with his parent, Mr. and Mrs.
A. J. Ewart,
Miss Lucile Mulvane went to Kansas
City this morning to join Mistf Marie Mor
ris and will spend a day or two attending
the horse snow.
Mr. and Mrs. Frank Patterson will go
to St. Joe Saturday to meet Mrs. Pat
terson's mother. Mrs. R. E. Weaver, who
haa been spending the past six weeks in
Miss Webb, of Fort Atkinson, Wis., is
in the eity visiting her sister, Mrs. C.
Miss Arlie Ewart goes to Kansas City
Thursday to spend a day or two at the
Mrs. H. D. Blossom has returned from
a visit with friends in Emporia: she was
accompanied homo by Mka Thompson,
who is her eruest.
Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Rudlger, Mrs.
Rudiger and Miss Aimee Kudiger came
up from Lawrence to attend thu Forbes
McFarland wedding this evening.
A party of well known Emporia society
people came today and will form a partv
at the theater this evening. The party ia
chaperoned by Mrs. Wheidon and is com
posed of Miss Jane Perley, Miss Kather
ine Whitlev. MLss Hainer, Miss S-ibra
Whitley. Mr. Justin Soden, Mr. Alt Rob
ens, Mr. Guy Brewer. Mr. Clarence Whei
don and Mr. Theodore Poehler.
The marriage of Miss Nellie M. Stone
and Mr. Fred E. Knell, both of Carthage,
Mo., took place Tuesday afternoon, Octo
ber 16. at the home of the bride. The
wedding was a very pretty affair and
was attended by a number of out of town
guesTa. Miss Stone is a fi-rmer resident
of Topeka and has many frienda here.
Miss Willa Tomlinson entertained a few
of her friends at a very pleasant lunch
eon Tuesday complimentary to Mrs. E.
C. Nettles, of Chicago.
The I', and I. Flower Mission will meet
next Tuesday afternoon at the home of
the president, Mrs. II. L. P. Hillyer.
Mrs. W. L Newcomer will return Satur
day from a several weeks' visit at her
firmer home In Pittsburg. Kansas.
Mrs. Jonathan Th?ma issued invitation
today for a luncheon Saturday November
S, complimentary to Miss Marie Brooks.
Mrs. H. L. T. Skinner returned to her
home in Ottawa today after a several
days' visit in the city with Mrs. A. M.
The in Tempora club will meet next
Tuesday afternoon at the home of Mrs.
Charles King, on Monroe street
Mrs. A. W. Dana, and children and Miss
Grace Whiting have rerjirned from a ten
days' stay at Excelsior aprinsrs.
Mr. and Mrs. Jonathan Thomas will
give a 7 o'clock supper Saturday evening
in honor of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Ryan of
Washington, D. C
Mr. and Mrs. R. S. Johnson have re
turned from a visit in Girard, and will
go to St. Joe Saturday to live.
Mr. 8. Barnum has returned from a
three-months trip to New York city and
other eastern points.
Mr. F. G. Wrieht, of Chicago, is in the
city visiting his mother. Mrs. E. P.
Wricrht and his sister, Mrs. Charles
Mr. A. Demuth Is home from 9t. Louis,
where he has spent the past two weeks
attending to business.
Mrs. A. A. Majors has returned from a
vUlt in St. Louis with her daughter, Mrs.
I. -. Strauss.
Hiss Emma Beronius went to St. Joe
Tues.lav for a two weeks' visit with her
sister. Mrs. Bert Miller.
Mrs. A. H. Horton, of Chicago, arrived
in Topeka today fr a few days' visit
with her brother, Mr. R, 1. Horton and
Mr. and Mrs. H. C. Robertson and chil
dren, of 712 Monroe street, have gone to
Illinois to visit for a week or two.
Dr. and Mrs. C. M. Hoover left today
for their home ir Alliance. Ohio, after a
ten days' visit with Mrs. T. W. Millard.
Mrs. Frp.nk Blanch entertained about
ff'een of her friends at a "tacky" party
Tuesday evenirii?. The affair whs a very
informal one: the guests were all in cos
tume and the evening was spent in play
ing various games aid refreshments were
Miss Rosslngton. of Fort Wayne, Tnd..
is in Topeka visiting the family of her
uncle, Colonel W. H. RossiiiKton.
Mrs. Frank Wear is spending the day
in Kansas City.
Mrs. Ella E. Herrick returned to her
home in Hiawatha today after a two
weeks' visit in the city with Mr. and
Mrs. R. T. Herrick.
Miss ?usie Gay is up from Lawrence
spending some time with Mr. and Mrs.
E. W. Poindexter at 811 West Eighth ave
nue. Mrs. Norman Wear and daughter Mar
ian returned today from a week's visit In
Engraved wedding invitations and
cards. Adams Bros., 711 Kansas avenue.
Fight on Permit System
Boise, Idaho, Oct. 24. An action has
been begun in the Fnited States cotnt
to determine the constitutionality of the
permit system established by the state
government in connection with the
Coeur d'Alene riots of 199. The case
is brought by James C. Duffy of Butte,
against Governor Frank Steuenenberg
and State Auditor Bartlett Sinclair. He
asks for $2,500 damages. The court is
asked to restrain the authorities from
enforcing the system
British Steamer Chartered.
Seattle. W., Oct. 24. The government
has chartered the British steamship
Royalist which it is intended to operate
as a United States transport between
Seattle and the Philippines The Royal
ist is a 7.000 ton vessel. She is now en
route from Java with a cargo of sugar
for San Francisco.
Seal Skin Harvest Short.
Victoria, B. C, Oct. 24. During the
season just closed, S4 sealing schooners
took 18.uC skins in Bering sea. which is
8.O00 less than taken by 25 schooners last
year. The spring schooners took 16,517
skins on the coast bringing the total for
the seasin up to 42.517. Only C5 branded
seals ware killed iu Benug sea.
t ROGERS PEET& GO'S.
I Fine Saits and Overcoats,
S18 to $35
V f - ,1 it 1
Auerbacli Sc GnetteL 709 Kansas At.
The Best Cloth
.The Lowest Prices
that's what wo are desirous of your knowing if that
can interest you See what we offer :
MEN'S FINE SUITS and OVERCOATS at SlO
w ine Uvercoats we sell tor $iu
are all new this season every shade or color
every style that is up-to-date the long; style or
the short in rough and in smooth fabrics they are
plain lined, silk lined, also in tan coverts nobby
styles others ask S12 to S15 for no better.
The Suits We Sell For $10
are an unparalleled assortment all the newest
fashions all the stylish , colors in plain black
Cheviots roufrh and smooth, also fancv fabrics
perfect in fit and in every detail the best valued
ever shown for ten dollars see them and judge.
JTVERY Garment sold by us will be altered, if
necessary to fit perfect, free of charge in our
own tailor shop.
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MADE MONEY FLY.
Alrord Spent Stolen Funds In
New York, Oct. 24. Up to 11 o'clock
Cornelius L. Alvord, the defaulting teller
o the First National bank, had not been
arrested, and it was said no news had
been received of him. Mrs. Alvord left
her home in ML Vernon and came to
this city this morning. It is said she
does not intend to return to Mt Vernon.
It was learned today that when the
Alvorda went to Saratoga last summer
they took w ith them all their horses and
carriages It took two cars to transport
the outfit. The horses were blooded an
imals and the vehicles were all of the
handsomest description. One set of har
ness alone is said to have cost $1500, and
everything Rbout the stable equipment
was on the same scale.
Vice President Hine. of the First Na
tional bank, in answer to a number of
questions put to him in regard to Al
vord and the general situation, said that
the bank had cleared up the whole mat
ter of the defalcation to its own satis
faction. This was interpreted to mean
that Just how and when Alvord had
taken the money had been discovered
by the officials. Mr. Hine said ha did
not care to talk about the matter.
President Baker, who arrived at the
bank from Tuxedo early today, would
not say anything to inquirers, except
to refer them to the vice president.
W. G. Snow, an assistant cashier of
the bank, who lives in Montclair, N.
J., said that he had no authority to tell
any of the details of the matter, but
"The money which was stolen came
out of the profits accruing to the bank,
and not out of the capital. If I could
explain the methods of the defaulter to
you, you would see that they were very
simple. The stealing has been going
on for five or six years. The bank ex
aminers should have discovered it and
so should we, but it was one little thing
we all overlooked.
"We trusted Alvord implicitly and had
not the least suspicion of him until last
Thursday. On that day while the bank
examiner was inspecting the books one
of our clerks called attention to a cir
cumstance that imadt us suspicious of
Alvord. He had discovered this circum
stance by the merest chance. It had en
tirely escaped the notice of the bank ex
aminer, for he said the books" were all
Nobody knew of this, not even the
officers of the bank, at the time. When
the bank was closed Alvord went home
as usual. Then a few of us who knew
about the clerk's discovery, srarted an
investigation of the books. We found
that by making false entries Alvord had
been stealing out of our profits. No
body knew of our investigation and Al
vord could not have had the least sus
picion of it.
"He did not return to work next morn
ing and has not been seen since. The
only explanation for hia flight, to my
mind, is a guilty conscience, for I do
not believe he could have guessed that
we suspected him that afternoon. Even
the officers of the bank did not know of
the discovery until next day.
"Even since last Thursday we have
had detectives on his trail and I think
that he will landed soon. He is in New
York city, I believe, at the present time.
He could not conceal himself well any
where as he is a very large man of a
very striking appearance.
"I wish I couid explain his trick to
you. It is so simple. We are all great
ly chagrined to think he could have fool
ed us by it. Years ago we lost a few
thousand in the same way and we took
special precautions to prevent anything
like it in the future. I, among others,
stayed at the bank night after r.igiit
studying methods and we thought that
we could not be fooled again."
Considerable information as to the
fashion in which Alvord spent the
bank's f unds is imparled by race track
A well known bookmaker had this to
say of the missing man's actions at Sar
atoga: "Alvord was a regular frequenter of
the tracks. He was always accompan
ied by a woman with blonde hair who
wore a thin, filmy veil which, whiie not
thick, served to hide her features, so
that if I saw her today on Broadway I
would not recognize her.
"He generally bet on the Knglish sys
tem. That is to say, he knew all the
bookmakers by sight and at a race he
would go to a bookie saying, 'Bet me
$?j00 on this horse.' He would go the
rounds of the bookies putting a bet witn
each one. Then every Monday ail the
bookmakers would go to the United
States hotel and there he would settle
up ia spot cash. Never any checks anil
every Monday regularly. Because of
this peculiarity the bookmakers used to
call him 'the prince.' "
Al L'avis. another turfman, made the
statement that in Saratoga Alvord was
known as the Honorable Mr. Alvord. the
younger sou of an Kogliah earl. Xa,vis,
E. MONTGOMERY, Prop..
(Successor to J. S. Sproat.)
Telephone 252. 112 East Sixth Street.
WHOLESALE AND RETAIL.
MAIL ORDERS SHIPPED PROMPTLY.
WE ARE HERE TO SUPPLY THE BEST.
Wolffs Hams, per lb 10c
White Lard, per lb 7c
New Cal. Prunes, per lb 5c
Quart can Maple Syrup- 15c
2 cans Sugar Corn 15c
2 3-lb. cans Peaches 25c
2 3-lb. cans Apricots 25c
Uneeda Biscuits 4c
Soda and Oyster Crackers, per
lb. by the box 55c
Pitted Cherries, per lb 20c
I gal. Honey Drip Syrup 25s
Dark N. 0. Molasses, per gal... 25s
Star Tobacco, per lb 43c
Horseshoe Tobacco, lb. ..... .43s
16 cz. plug Red Cress Tcb 35c
2 cups Cranberries 15s
7 lbs. New Buckwheat 25c
5 gals. Gasoline 65c
12 boxes Parlor Matches 5s
White House Flour (high grade)
per sack si.oo
Olive Oil. per bottle 15c
20 lbs. Sal Soda 25c
8 lbs. Laundry Starch 25c
15 bars Laundry Soap 25s
Grape Nuts, per package 12s
Clothes Wringer SI.25
12 cakes Cocoanut Oil Soap ..IE
too, says that Alvord was Invariably ac
companied at the races by a woman.
The bank's officers positively deny
that any one in the bank or any of Mi
depositors was in collusion with Alvord.
He had the implicit coniidence of the of
ficers. Alvord, according" to a dispatch to the
Times from Syracuse, was born in thiit
city and belongs to a family of bank
era His father was Cornelius L. Al
vord, Sr., brother of the late Thomas V.
Alvord, formerly lieutenant governor of
Cornelius L. Alvord, Sr., was one of
the best known men in central New
York, when SO years ago the family
moved from Pj racuse to a town between
Albany and Hudson. He was treasurtr
of the Bank of Salina. Afterward he
became treasurer of the Salt springs
National bank, succeeding E. B. Judaon,
Sr., whose niece he married. C. Al
vord, Jr., is a cousin of Mrs. James Ij.
Cheney of Byracuee. His relatives in
Syracuse refused to talk about him or
HEAL ESTATE TKANSFERS.
H. G. Talcott to A. J Kyer, $750, lot 07
Jefferson street. Crane's addition.
Elizabeth Anderson to Horace Hosier,
$2, !$ acres in northeast quarter, sec
tion 35, rangs 15, township 16.
C. A. Patton to Ada J. Rcser, $100, part
southwest quarter section 2, range 12,
J. M. Friddy to James Robertson, II.
iZQ, tract on Monro street. North To
peka. Charles O. Knowles to Lewis H.Strick
ler, 13,000, lots 206-207 and 209 Monroe
Rebecca Keir to William Hahn, 12. 300.
part northeast quarter section 13. rar.s
12, township 15.
Agnes Hill to Charles R. Calkins, 100,
lots 11 and 13 Lindenwood strwt, Lln
Receiver Investment Trust Co., to the
Charlt-s Wolff Packing company, lots
6S-l-62-64-6-63 and 70 Monroe street,
north, and 65-7-K-71-3-5 and 7 Wadisun
James A. Stables trustee, to Geo. Ha
maker, $1, lots lui and 107 Jackson
A Skin of Beauty Is a Joy rprr.
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COMING DRAMATIC EVENTS.
"Old Arkansas" wiil be the attraction
at Crawford's on Thursday nipht, a
melodrama of the south. The play was
written by Fred Raymond, author of
The Missouri Girl."
A quantity of scenic devices, together
with an elec trical fountain, are used in
the piece. Duiins" the progress of the
play an exciting and realistic "hold-up"
of an express train occurs, and rturirg
the action of the exciting scene the ex
press car ia destroyed by explosives and
the safe looted of las contents.
"Where is Cobb?" will be the bill for
Friday night at Crawford's.
A social danee will be griven at K. P.
hall October 25. Admittance, 25 cents
per couple. Extra ladita, 10 cents.
All kinds of magnifying glH-s at
Chas. Hennett's optica) store, 7.10 Kan
1. t I,. t..M!-
vi I .f it) i It r
tration." F..r i .. ai) ir-:g&1 iuit I .
P-i'- r. In th I'll t.i m.ii., t .... j .i i l . : ' 7 j-.
FEUD. T. HOPKINS. Pros' r. 37Sral lours SI. M. T.
Its New Line, Denver-Northwest,
The Burlinsrton's Denvfr-NorthwoKt
Main Line was complete"! H.-ptemb.-r
10th. It taps the Kansas City-lliJlinn
line at Alliance, Neb. It is the shoi s
line, Denver to Helena, fcipokane, a.i l
the direct line to the eiiUra Upper
Only 36Lonrs Denver to Balte-IMcni
Only 48 hours Denver to Spokane.
Onlj C2 houn Denver to rn;rrt Sonnl
This will b the main travltKl ron 1
for p asset! (ft rs iroinir via Denver t
Northern iracirtc Points.
To Denver, 5cenlc Colorado, Utah,
Pacific Coast: Two gr at daily train
from Kansas City, St. JoKt ph. ""VVookiy
California excur-vioiis, personally con
ducted. To the East: Best equipped trains
to Chicago and St. Louis.
To the North : B-'Ht trains to Omah;i,
St. Paul, Minneapolis.
J-C BR AM HALL. L.W.WAKELEY,
I. 1. A.. S'J Vfalu L, .!l'I I -it A. -
KtMA.titi. Mo. Mr. l.oi i. lo.
.! rat AianK"i'. "T. JoH', SlO.
GOOD PRICKS Hill JIOKSLS.
Sale of Racer at Newmarket Kmgi
Courier Cringe Over $25,000.
London, O t. 24. Th m f J ,.
I rake's sv n h'.r- at Nvs j-rt f - '
brought Z.iuH (ruina . rnl 1 n 1 ' v
lKr' Kii'K-t C" in r fc . j J. j - n; .
Mr. Lrrwke' K" hi I f..t- i ; I
Tile rn:i '.: ( f U .i r t.,
rrrr1 t' cover f ; n.' i.i T "Hi w . i
Mr, .Drake rrali-fT s M rv f. ri ; .
1 hr DtKA H i(iMMT.'b:- r- . , f
A m-Tic-n ns tt Tif t r;i ,s, w b ? f - !
if York nni W'tn. ti-r (' -r ) -a w
w m n k thf tni r bi ' u r . K r
furi-r a b'lUtfUt by it b- .k m .i k r, !.
F tvi r. t'Vn'riiiy t( ap.LUmi(.i, l'w
ru-1 Iv-pprr hi not !;.!.
CubfeOfibo rcr the ftte Juuruai.
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