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Published every day (Sundays excepted,) by th'
AT 97 Exchange St., Portland, Me
TEttrsifi; ftigbt Dollars a Yea;. To mai* sabscrib
era S Avon .Voliars a Year, If paid in advance
is ouhlishftd every J'horsday MoRNi!-cat $2 00 a
year, if paid in advance $8.00 a year.
~SPKC1AL notices~
Cure Your Cornsi
Corn, Wart & Bunion Solvent.
Entirely harmless: is not a caustic.
It removes Corns. Warts, Bunions and Callous
* ithoui leaving a blemish.
Brush for applying in each bottle.
t*rice 85 cean. For sale by all Drnggiatm,
1 ry it and you will be oonvinced like thousand!
who nave used it and now testify to its value.
A «k for Mchlotterbeck’s Corn and Wart
Solvent and coke no other.
nov23 *ndtl
Pratt’s Astral Oil.
Has been in general nse for over ten years, and to
biri«ifir extcnt than a11 similar grades of Oil com
Ita lepntation is world-wide, and it will not be
questioned that tor Family use tiistbe .nt est Oil as
well as being in all other respects superior to anv oil
ever made for illuminating purposes. The essential
features of the Astral - which have made its repu
tation A b*olaie «afrty, Perfect Rurning
<f ual»ti«kN, nnd Freedom from ftinagrrea
blr Odor. Names of parlies having the genuine
for sale furnhhed by us.
sep3Bnood4m Wholesale and Retail Agents.
have a fine assortment of
Low prices a specialty.
Wnrerooma 7 Myrtle Street, op. City Hall
°c27 eodlysa
— OF THE —
Head, Throat and Lungs,
DR. HORSE, IMS Free Street,
PORfl.AliD, MB.
Immediate Belief is obtained as heretofore.
oct21 dsntf
— AJs'D —
Can be beautifull y
Dyed or Cleansed
and Pr«»»ed by Tailor’s
Prowuy u, at a trilling
expense, and ex
pressed C. 0. D.
13 Preble Street,
Kid Gloves cleaned every day at 10 cents per pair
jan23 eneodti
We have just re
ceived another in
voice of those line
ject to very slight im
perfections in Ihe
weaving that we shall
offer at prices that
will please Silkrbuy
ers. We warrant
every yard of ihe
above goods to wear
well and please the
wearer or we will re
turn them the money.
253 middle Street.
— OF —
Photograph Albums.
A new and large variety of
beautiful albums, just received,
w hich I shall sell ai vc*y low pri
ces, ou Thursday, Friday and
S turday of this week. It w ill pay
all expecting to buy an album
this full to call and examine.
Robinsun’s Engraved Covers,
Which arc unsurpassed in beau
ty amt vaiiety, f or order of Dances
Menus and Advertising mediums.
Examine our Cream and White
paper at 25 cents a pound.
Frank 8. Clark,
515 Congress St.
oct25 d4fc theneodtf
We shall offer to
day Special Bargains
in Embroidered Robes
both in Black and Col
———■ «
i Bn I Bancroft.
nov2 dtf
A good assortment of
at Lowest Prices. Sole Agent for
Parker’s New “Trap Onus.”
Agent for Dl'HOST1* Sporting and Blasting
Powder, Adas i’owd r, f use auu Cape.
221 middle Street,
Oppoolto the FALillOCrU BOIAL)
That Brown’s Iron Bitters
will cure the worst case
of dyspepsia.
Will insure a hearty appetite
and increased digestion.
Cures general debility, and
gives a new lehse of life.
Dispels nervous depression
and low spirits.
Restores an exhausted nurs
ing mother to full strength
and gives abundant sus
tenance for her child.
Strengthens the muscles and
nerves,enriches the blood.
Overcomes weakness, wake
fulness, and lack ofenergy
Keeps off all chills, fevers,
and other malarial poison.
Will infuse with new life
the weakest invalid.
37 Walker St., Baltimore, Dec. i88x.
For six years I have been a great
sufferer from Blood Disease, Dys
so debilitated that I could not retain
anything on my stomach, in fact,
life had almost become a burden.
• Finally, when hope had almost left
me, my husband seeing Brown's
Iron Bitters advertised in the
paper, induced me to give it a trial.
1 am now taking the third bottle
and have not felt so well in six
years as I do at the present time.
Mrs. L. F. Griffin.
Brown’s Iron Bitters
will have a better tonic
effect upon any one who
needs “bracing up,” than
any medicine made.
We have just closed out
three job lots of Underwear.
One lot of Ladies’, one of
Gent’s and one lot of
Misses’. As they are Extra
good Value, it will pay you
to examine these goods.
253 Middle Street.
oct28 dtf
Men’s Underwear!
We offer the
— AT THE —
Lowest Prices.
nol dtf
now ready at
oot31 dim
According to the modern system,
in an attractive manner at pupils'
residence. Terms reasonable. Ad
dress or eatl upoa
B. L. mtBKILL, 88 State *t.
UOTl dlw*
Murderer. Disposed of by Judge Lynch
Little Rock, Ark. Nov. 2.—Early Tues
dav morning a mob broke injo St. Francis
county jail at Forest City and rescued ex-Town
Marshal Apperson, recently seutesced te fo«r
years in the peniteutiery for the killing of Tate
Wallace, a brakemau on the Memphis & Little
Rock railroad. Apperson has Dot since been
found. He was to have been,brought to
the penitentiary yesterday.
The Merry War.
Chicago, 111 , Nou. 2.—In the case of Leo
Goldmark of New Turk, the owner of the
operetta, “The Merry War,” against several
German theatrical managers seeking to re
strain them from presenting the operetta
Judge Thurley has sustained the injunction
preventing its presentation in Chicago, St.
Louis and Milwarkee. The words and music
of the piece are still in manuscript.
The Case of the Slayer of Slay back.
St. Louis, Nov. 2.—The case oi Col. John
A. Cockerell, charged with the killing of Col.
Alonzo W. Slayback, was called in the court
of crimiual correction this morning but the
case was continued nntil the 21st.
Interesting to Methodlits.
Philadephla, Nov. 2.—The annual meeting
of the geueial committee on the cbnrch ex
tension of the Methodist Episcopal Church
commenced this afternoon.
A Heavy Failure.
CHiC-vao, Nov. 2.—It is kow stated that tie
liabilities of ihe lumber firm of Hair & 0’
aa assignment yesterday are
8300,000. Jesse Spalding from whom the flra
purchased its lumber Is the ohief oredttor.
Wak Dep’t Office Chief Signal )
Officer, Washington, D. 0., >
Nov. 3, 1 A. M. )
For New England,
Fair weather, northerly winds, stationary or ■
higher temperatnre, rising followed by falling i
The barometer is highest in the Lake region i
and lowest in the Gulf of Mexico where a [
storm disturbance is r-'Ported southeast of the
Island of Jamaica. Loeals rains have fallen in
all the Southern States. Southeasterly winds
prevail in the Northwest and upper Lake re
gion; northeasterly in the lower Lake region,
Ohio valley and Tennessee, and northerly in
New England and the Middle States. The
temperature has fallen 10 degrees in the lower
Lake region and 15 to 20 in the Middle States !
and New England. It has risen in the extreme '
Warmer fair weather is indicated for Satur- I
day in the Middle States and New England.
ShootingTCase at Brunswick.
Bqunswiok, Nov. 2.—James Causland, t
night watchman, found Charles G. McQuar- i
rie of Sebago wandering about the station af- [
ter the departure of the midnight trains and
ordered him to leave. Not being obeyed he
pushed him when McQuarrie drew a pistol
and fired, the ball passing along Causeland’s
forehead, inflicting a slight wonnd.
McQuarrie said that he considered that he
had s right to remain about the station ns he
had a ticket to Lewiston. He therefore had a
scuffle with the night watchman and remem
bered nothing more.
Today, Judge Jordan bound McQuarrie over
in $5000 to appear at Portland in Jaauary.
Women's Christian Temperance Union.
Bath, Nov. 2.—The Women's Christian
Temperance Union, in session here, elected
the following officers for the ensuing year:
President—Mrs. L. M. N. Stevens, Stroud
Vice Presidents—One frem each county, in
cluding Mrs. J. D >w of Portland for Cumber
land, Mrs. Ellen Brown of Old Orchard for
York, and Miss S. N. Philbrook of Bath for i
Corresponding Secretary—Miss Sarah C. i
Lord, Rennebuuk.
Recording Secretary—Miss Clara Farwell, j
Treasurer—Mrs. H. N. Jones, Winthrop.
A Maine Man Victimised,
Boston, Nov. 2 —Iu the Police Court to- j
day Kate Fennessy was arraigned for the lar
ceny of $175 from Elias Bunton, a Maine man,
who failed to pat in an appearance and the
woman was discharged. The money was said
to have been taken when they were "seeing
the sightB” together.
The Body of Leo Found.
New York, Nov. 2.—The body of stage car
penter Leo, which was fonud in the ruins of
the Park Theatre, yesterday, was burned to a
crisp. The inquest will be held to-morrow.
A. and H. A. Company.
A delegation from the Ancient and Honora
ble Artillery Company of Boston, consisting of
Capt. Mack, Lieut. G. H. Allen and Lient. H.
K. McMnrray, of Marshfield, Mass., called up
on President Arthur, yesterday, and informed
him that he had been elected an honorary
member of the company, and presented him
with a certificate of membership. The Presi
dent made a brief speech of thanks, and was
invited to attend the company’s anniversary
in June next.
Dust to Dust.
Henry Clark, who waa killed at the Park
Theatre fire, was buried to-day.
The bodieB of Mrs. Seguin and her three
children whom she killed, will be buried to- j
morrow. v
They Will Celebrate.
Tho Chamber of Commerce to-day voted te
participate in the cplebration of Evacuation
Day, the 25th inst.
Gohe to Hartford.
The Herman astronomers who arrived yester
day from Hamburg to witness the transit of
Venus in December, started to-day for Hart
ford, Conn., accompanied by Dr. Leonard Wal- j
do of Yale College.
Calling on the President.
Secretary Chandler and Senator Hale called
on President Arthur this morning.
On Fire the Second Time.
The Alhambra Theatre caught fire again
this morning from the debris of last night.The
fire increased the damage to the building to
about 83,000.
A Probable Murder.
The body of a man taken from the North '
river at the foot of Canal street yesterday, was
identified at the Morgue last night as that of
Michael Kennedy by Michael Daly, with
whom he lodged at No. 44 Marion street. JDa- ;
ly says the deceased man was employed in the '
Uniied Slates Weigher’s Department in West
street, near Christopher street, and was last
seen in company with two of his fellow work
men, Duke and Robinson, at West and Chris- i
topher streets, on Oct. 25th. He describes the 1
deceased as a sober, industrious man, and be
lieves him to be the victim of foul play. The
fact that there is a deep gash in the forehead
of the dead man, gives color to Daly’s suspi- I
cions, although whether the result of violence :
or not cannot be determined until after the in- !
A Suit Won by a Longshoreman.
In the suit of Patrick Carey, longshoreman,
against the Cunard Steamship Company to re
caver 830,000 damages for injuries sustained
Fov. 3d, 1880, on the steamer Batavia, by the
falling of a coal tub, which case has been on
trial before Judge Shipman in the Uniied
Stales Circuit Court, the jury rendered a ver
dict late this afternoon for $15,000 for the
Killed by the Cars.
Newburyport, Nov. 2.—Arthur Pike of
Newburyport, aged 22, a freight brakeman on
the Eastern Railroad fell off the train early
this morning and was killed, the body being
terribly mangled.
The Winslow Portraits.
Plymouth, Nov. 2.—The collection of the
original portraits of the Wiuslow family, that
have for a long time been held by the Massa
chusetts Historical Society, was deposited yes
terday in Pilgrim Hall by Isaac Wiuslow and
other heirs The collection consists of a por
trait of Gov. Edward Winslow, painted in
London in 1650; the portraits of Gov. Josiah
Winslow and wife, painted at the same time
as that of Gov. Edward; the portrait of Gen.
John Wirslow, commander of the British
troops at the expulsion of the Acadiaus; Mrs.
Alice Winslow aud her husbaud, Dr. Isaac
Wiuslow, the three latter scions of the Wins
low family. With the pictures came also the
swords or Gov. Edward WinBlow and his coat
of arms.
Lotta as a General Partner.
Fall River, Nov. 2.—The item which ap
peared in Associated Press dispatches yester
day in relation to the suit of Lotu Crabtree,
the actress, against B. F. Randall, cotton
broker of this city, representing that it was for
money loaned him in business, Mr. Randall
says is incorrect. The money, he states, was
lost in bhsiness in which Lotta was a general
partner, anl was in no sense.a loan.
Causes the Death of Three Men.
Williamsport, Not. 2.—Just before 6
o’clock this evening a loaded coal car broke
leose on the inclined plane at the Mclndire
coal mine, 25 miles from here on the Northern
Central Railroad, and rushed down at a fear
ful velocity. A number ol men were on the
car, three of whom were.killed and two are so
badly injured they are not expected to live.
Physicians have gone from here to the scene of
the accident.
Farm Buildings Burned.
Concord, Nov. 2.—The farm buildings in
Dunbarton, owned by Mrs. Lvdia Harvey,
were burned last night. Loss £1,000; insured
for £300.
Sailing of the Powhattan.
Portsmouth, N. H., Nov. 2.—U. S. steamer
Powhatau sailed at 7 o’clock to-night.
A Purely Fiat Body of Voters.
Philadelphia, Nov. 2.—Lewis Ryau, an as
sessor, is under arrest for making false returns
of voters in the fourth ward. John Harrity,
Democratic assessor, and John MorriBy, an
United States supervisor, are also under arrest
for making fraudulent registration. They had
returied several hundred names as voters for
tenements where uotone in ten could be found
They will be tried by U. S. Commissioner
Gibbons, under instructions from Attorney
General Brewster.
A Speech from Gen. Hayes.
Cincinnati, Nov. 2 -Ex-President Hayee
was introduced at the Chamber of Commerce
to-day and made a brief speech congratulating
the business men of Cincinnati on their condi
tion and pros pea's.
Gov. Hendrick* Mor* Comfortable.
Indianapolis, Nov. 2.—Gov. Hendricks’*
condition is much better to-d»y than at asy
time since he was taken sick.
He was Friendly to Dorsey and
What a Detective Communi
cated to Col. Ingersoll.
A “Systamatic Attempt to Smirch the
Washington, Nov. 2.—In the Payee bribe
ry case today juror Brown was recalled for
ferther cross-examination by the ^defence but
nothing material was bronglit out.
George Miller, a detective of the District
police ,feree was next called. Had known
Paine since the latter part of September. Had
heard of Paynes connection with the jury bri
bery affair and met Pavne by appointment. On
the following Sunday, he took Payne to Col
jnel Ingersoll’s house. He had talked with
Mayor Richards before taking Payne there.
The witness had not reported these facts to any
person connected withe department of justice
or the District Governaient. He reported
them to Colonel Ingersoll, because he was per
sonally friendly to General Dorsey and
Colonel Ingerscll had aever received
any reward for his services. The witness ac
knowledged be had given information from
day to day to the defeece duriag the progress
of the 8t»r ro ite trial, never gave any such in
formation to the prosocution.
The witness was then cross-examined by the
defense. He said |the object of his getting
Foote’s affidavit was to secure Fail’s arrest.
Upon being questioned relative to the letter
from Foote demanding S1000 for his affidavit,
the witness said that Payne gave him the let
ter and aBked him to tell him the contents.
The witness gave the letter to Dorsey. Ingui
soli advised Payne not to make the affidavit
because it woald prove him to be as bad as
otheis and would send him to the penitentiary.
The wituess was asked if he did not under
stand from the Star route defendant that it
was hoped by this investigation to cast discred
it upon the department of justice. He said re
lnctantly “No only on Falls and those coa
nected with this matter.’’
Mr. Davis—What matter?
Witness—The bribery of juror Brown.
Mr. Davis—Was it not believed that Brew
ster Cameron will be invovled?
Witness—Yes, Fall and Brewester Cameron.
In answer to a qaestiou from the coart as to
the releva> cy of tnese questions, Davis said he
was trying to established the connection be
tween the witnes and Colonel Ingersoll. One
of the chief counsel for the Star route defend
ants. He would show that these persons had
engaged in a systematic attempt to smirch the
department of justice, and that as the part and
parcel of the matter and to that end the affida
vit of Foote, a fugitive from justice been ob
tained for him.
A. B. Williams was recalled and confirmed
the statement that he had informed (Miller)
that he was in communication with the assist
ant district attorney Moore.
A Recommendation.
Washington, Nov. 2. — Third Auditor
Keigbtley in his annual report to Secretary
of the Treasury recommends such a change of
legislation as will provide for the authentica
tion of the transcripts from the records of the
department by officers having custody of the
files from which said transcripts are made.
The New Gold Certificates.
The Treasury Department is goading the
bureau of engraving and printing with orders,
with a view to the speedy completion of the
work on the new series of gold certificates not
beariog the autograph ef Assistant Treasurer
Action. It is believed that they will be ready
for issae next week, when the large orders for
small denominations from the West and Sooth
will be filled. Mr. Acton is still grindidg away
as though the welfare of the republic depend
ed upon his perseverance.
The Treasury Surplus.
The receipts at the Treasury continue so
large that the surplus is growing. It was sup
posed that the bond calls, iu addition to the
heavy drafts ou account of appropriations,
would reduce it, but the receipts have gained
so much more rapidly thau the disbursements
that the avnilable surplus is $10,000,000 larger
now than it was last month.
Still Another Fraud.
Postmaster General Howe has declared
Frank E. Vail, doing business ot 1227 Market
street, Philadelphia, and at 1293 Broadway,
New York, under the alias of A. S. Arnold,
and in half a dozen other cities under various
other aliases, v fraud in selling bogus jewelry,
aud has directed that no money orders or re
gistered letters be delivered to him or his
Must Take the Consequences.
Assistant Secretary Joslyn says that Inspec
tor Pollock, in publishing his report iu the
Western newspapers of his investigation of
Agent McGillicuddy of the Pine Ridge agency,
has shown the utmost disrespect for nis
superior, and must not complain of the con
Naval Intelligence.
Rear Admiral Crosby, commanding the
South Atlantio statioa, reports to the Navy
Department his arrival at Montevideo, Uru
guay, Sept. 15th, in the flagship Brooklyu.
The Marion waB in port with all ou board well,
well. The Galena arrived at Rio de Jaueio
Sept. 12th, and had been ordered by Admiral
Crosby to proceed to Montevideo without de
lay. Amiral Crosbv says as soon as the Naval
General Court Martial, which I have ordered
to convene ou board the Marion has finished its
business, I shall detach the Marion and send
her to Portsmouth. N. H. During tt# latter
part of the Brooklyn’s stay at Rio de Janeiro
there was a good deal of small-pox onshore
and there were four cases on board this ship.
The men were immediately sent to the hospital,
and there have been no further indications of
the disease on board since the 23d ult.
Arrival of President Arthur.
President Arthur, accompauied by bis sis
ter, arrived here on a late evening train from
New York.
The Checker Match.
Boston, Nov. 2.—The ninth day of the
checker match between Barker and Wylie was
commenced yesterday afternoon by Barker
with a Glasgow, followed by Wylie with a
Whilter, both of which were drawn. In the
evening, Barker opened with a Glasgow, and
was followed by Wylie with another Whilter,
and both were decided drawn. The soore no w
stands 25 drawn and a game for each.
Four games were played in the checker se
ries to-day; all drawn. Thirty-one games have
now been played, the record standing: Wylie
1, Barker 1, drawn 20.
To Row for the International Cup.
New York, Nov. 2.—The Tnrf Field and
Farm will offer the international cup to be
rowed for and ten men, inclnding Hanlan and
Lee will contest for the prize under the Lon
don sportsmen rules.
The Proposed Sullivan-EUlott Fight.
Chicago, Nov. 2.—An agreement was enter
ed into this evening between John L. Sullivan
and James Elliott, to fight with email soft
gloves, four rounds, Marquis of QueenBbury
rales, in a 24-foot ring, Deo. 9th, either in Chi
cago, Milwaukee or Pittsburg. Sullivan agrees
to give Elliott $500 and the gate receipts if he
does not knock him (Elliott) out of time.
A Slight Disaster.
London, Nov. 2.—The American ship Sea
Witch, Captain Drew, Hong Kong for New
York, has been slightly damaged by a collision
with a Spanish bark.
Lost at Sea.
Bark Tresde, Capt. Mayo, New York for
Bilbao, has been lost. The crew were saved.
Seven Cases, One Deat h.
Pensacola, Nov. 2.—Seven new cases of
fever to-day, and one death. •
No Hope for Him.
Montpelieb, Vt., Nov. 2—The majority of
the House committee on the bill to coot mate
the death sentence of Almon L. Meeker of
Waterbary, the child murderer, report against
a commutation. The committee stood 6 to 3
against tha bill. The minority is to present a
report favoring the bill.
Gone, But Not Forgotten.
Philadelphia, Nov. 2.—William G. Rus
sell, the paying teller of the Pennsylvania
Company for insurance on lives and granting
annuities iu this city, bag absconded, and his
accounts show a discrepancy to tha total
amount of $20,000.
A Strike In Montreal.
Monaural, Nov. L—The 2M operatives In
the Merchant aotten mill streak ta-dsy agalast
a redaction.
Further Particulars Concerning
the Alfair.
Lexington, Ky., Nov. 2.—The steamboat
Granite State, which carried the prisoners
Neal and Crafts and the soldiers from Catletts
burgh, Ky., made no landing until reaching
Maysville, where the prisoners were safely
transferred. Two soldiers and a roustabout
were slightly wounded. There are many bul
let marks in the boat.
Mr. Phister, clerk of the Granite State, says
Major Allen engaged their steamer Tuesday
night to convey the prisoners and troops to
Maysville, but this was kept secret, even from
the other boat officers. Wishing to avoid col
lision with a mob, they telegraphed to Major
Allen that they woald be at Catlettsburgh at
11.30, but he failed to reach there till after
noon. He thinks if they could have arrived
promptly the whole trouble would have been
Wb6n the boat came to Catlettsburgh there
were ominous signs of disturbance. Promi
nent men at that place assured Capt. Kirker
that the boat would be attacked! A large
shipment of cattle was kept off for fear of dis
aster. A committee from the Ashland mob
waited on Major Allen and demanded the pris
oners The demand was of course refused,
and the committee warned Major Allen that
theprisoners would be taken.
When the boat left Catlettsburgh the mob
took the train, wbiah consisted of an engine,
passenger car and four flat cars. The train
was filled with men, and as the road runs near
the river at the start, the men oould be heard
hallooing and could be seen firing at the boat,
but the distance was too great for injury.
When Ashland was reached the ferry boat
was seen, apparently filled with belligerent
people. The wharf boat was also full of men,
and the banks were lined with people. The
pilot blew two whistles as if to land, but with
no intention of landing. This was a ruse to
get away from the ferry boat. When the lat
ter saw that the Granite State was steaming
by, four whistles were sounded by the ferry
boat to get the Granite State to land. No at
t-ntion was paid to it, and then firing began.
Two soldiers were placed in. the pilot bouse to
keep the pilots at their post. Shots were fired
at the Granite State, both from the wharf boat
ane from me> on the bank. Many of ihese
were aimed at the pilot house, and six balls
struck the pilot house.
Another account of the affair says: Twenty
five men and boys, who were partly intoxicat
ed, seized an engine and car and went on to
Cattlesburg, against the advice of sober men,
who last night gave up all hope of getting the
prisoners from the military. When they
reached Cattlesburg they made no effort to
capture the prisoners, who were safely placed
on board the steamer Granite State at 3 o’clock
p. m. The crowd then hastened back to Ash
land, and about tweuty of them went to a fer
ryboat aud by the use of pistols compelled the
captain to put out to intercept the Granite
State. Their attitude was so ridiculous and
their course so hopeless that the affair would
have been a farce but for the reckless dis
charge of a revolver iu the bands of one of the
boys on the ferryboat. It was answered at
once by a volley from the soldiers. The balls
pierced the boiler of the ferry and escaping
steam disabled them. By this time a great
crowd had gathered on the banks of the river
and in the houses. The soldiers turned their
guns on them aud fired without provocation.
Here the mischief was done Only three were
wounded on the ferry boat, while all the others
on the casualty list were of the peaceable peo
ple en the shore. The following is a list of the
killed: George Keener, James McDonald,
Col. Reppert, and an infant in its mother’s
arms. Those serionslv wounded are John
Baugh, Charles Balinger, Willie Serey, Will
Springer, Mrs. Serey, Graham Randali and
Robert Pritchard.
The following are slightly wounded: Martin
Dunlap, Alexander Harris, John Gallagher,
Julius 8ommers, Thomas Beer, Mrs. B. But
ler, A. H. Dickson, Thomas Demerara, N. E.
Ball, Dr. Hills, Martin Geer, Robert Eowther
and J. W. House. Col. Reppert was a highly
respected citizen 70 yearB old.
Mrs. Butler was a quarter of a mile away at
tending a meeting held to organize a public
reading-room The citizens regard the firing
ou the ferry-boat as justifiable, but express in
dignation at the firing on peaceable citizens.
The McCreary and Nickols Guards on ar
rival from Catlettsburg to-day were welcomed
by formal address in whioh their conduct was
approved. Gov. Blackburn says he sent the
troops to Catletlsburg upon an application
from Judge Brown, and while deeply serry for
the dead and wounded he could not lay the
blame an troops and if application is made in
February he will send twelve regiments if
necessary to uphold the laws.
The Respondent on the Stand.
The Cross Examination.
Washington, Nov. 2.—The defence con
tinued today to put in testimony in the crimi
nal court in the case of Augu> tus C. Soteldo,
indicted for the murder of his brother A. M.
Sotel 'o. The prinipal witness examined was
the defendant who testified that he aud his
brother went to the Republican office together
His brother showed Mr Barton a paper and
Barton told him to take it to Mr. Gorham. A.
M. Soteldo said he must read it. They clinch
ed and the witness saw his bright pistol in
Barton’s hand aud started to pull off his over
coat. His brother threw up his bands and at
that moment Barton shot him. Then defend
ant drew his pistol and fired two or three shots
at Barton and thought he (the witness) did not
see Barton threw his pistol away. The pistol
of the witness was in his hip pocket. He fired
at Barton to save bis brother's life. Cross-ex
amined by Mr. Corkhill—the wituess said he
came here iu March, 1880 from New York.
The district attorney asked him where he
was August 19,1878. The witness declined to
The district attorney asked whether he had
not at that timu been arrested for highway rob
bery, Mr. Mitchell objected. Judge Wylie
ruled that the que tion could be asked. The
witness declined to answer but said he pleaded
guilty to an assault.
Mr. Corkhill—Were you not convicted of
highway robbery?
Witness—I was, but I pleaded guilty to an
“Wero you not,” asked the district attorney
"sentenced to the penitentiary?” Mr. Miteh
ell objected and the objection was sustained.
The examination of the accused was contin
ued until the hearing closed for the day.
Three Thousand Out of Work.
Newark, N. J. Nov. 2.—Leopold Graf, one
of the largest shoe manufacturers iu the State,
has called a meeting of his creditors, and is
unable to meet his obligations. His liabilities
and assets are unknown. He employed about
3000 men. He hopes to make'arrangements by
which to continue his business.
Strike of Colorado Coal Miners.
Denver, Nov. 2.—At the Brie and Louis
ville coal mines, 400 miners went out on a
strike yesterday. The mines are on the line
of the Union Pacific railroad near the city.The
miners at the Brie banks, who had been get
ting 90 cents per ton, now demand 81.25, while
those employed in the Louisville mines, who
hitherto received 85 cents, want $1. The men
who work in the mine, the yard, and all out
side hauds have joined the strike. The pro
prietors refuse to accede to the demands of the
strikers. Coal has increased from 83 50 to 85
per ton in consequence. From present indica
tions the strike will bo a long one.
Trouble in tbeCity of Strikes.
Fall River, Nov. 2.—The spinners of the
Pocasset mill struck this afternoon. The mill
has only ten mules, the most of the spinning
being done on ring frames. The mules were
old and shortbr than those in the other mills,
and the spinners claim they have to work
harder for less Day. They have been receiving
about 89 per 'week, but to-day one received
87.36 and another 87.31 for a week’s pay. The
others received only a trifle more, and the
strike followed._
Nomination by the Probibitionlsts.
Boston, Nov. 2.—The Prohibitionists of the
Sixth Congressional District in Charlestown,
last evening nominated B. S. Convers for
A Heavy Loss by Fire.
Ottawa, Nov. 2.—Eddy’a saw mill, match
and pail factories and offices at Hall, opposite
this city, were burned to-day. The loss is
ptobably 8500,000._
A Liberal Jury.
Huntsville, Ala., Nov. 2.—Dick Liddell,
on trial for several days for conspiracy connect
ed with the robbery ol Alexander Smith, at
Muscle Shoals, Ala., in August, 1881, was
found guilty yesterday. The jury signed the
petition for executive clemency. The sentence
will be pronounced to-day.
In Accord with the Pre»ldent.
Harrisburg, Nov. 2.—Got. Hoyt to-day is
sued his proclamation fixing the 10th last. Rl a
day of thanksgiving
The Message of the Pope to
Queen Victoria.
Arab! May Yet Save His Neck.
General News From Foreign Lands.
Stepped Down and Out.
London, Nov. 2.—Rev. Mr, Green, Vicar of
Miles Platting, who was imprisoned for ritual
istic practices, has resigned his benefice, and it
is expected that he will be released from cus
Talltlny It Over.
Constantinople Nov. The British Am
bassador had an interview with the Sultan to
A Show for Arab! Yet.
London, Nov. 2—The Times says it believes
that a compromise has been offered, or is about
to be, to the British government. The purport
of which is that Arabi shall be allowed to ex
patriate himself and liAe in exilo. The pros
pect, however, is unacceptable.
An Anti-Ohio Movement.
Berlin, Not. 2.—A draft of an ordinance
hus been submitted to the BuudesrUh prohib
iting the importation of American swine, pork
and sausage meat.
A Tory Gain.
London, Not. 3.—The general result of the
municipal elections in Eugland and Wales is a
Tory gain.
Parnell Supporting Gladstone,
London, Not. 2.—The Parnellite party have
decided, by a vote of 11 to 10, to support the
government in tbe Commons to-night on the
division of Gibson’s amendment.
Secret Societies Unpopular.
Poltava, Nov. 2.—The police have arrested
a number of persons here belonging to secret
Gladstone Says It Was a “War" With
London, Nov. 2.—In the Commons to-day,
Gladstone said tbe government thought the
contribution should be demanded from Egvpt
for the expense of the British occupation.
Sir Stafford Northcote asked whether the
government could continue the occupation of
Egvpt without the authority of Parliament.
Gladstone declared that the occupation was
a result of the war. The use ol the word
“war” by Glaastoue created a general excite
ment in the House, as ho has hitherto denied
that England was at war with Egypt.
After a desalter; discussion of the land act,
the debate on the elosure was resumed.
Turned Queen's Evidence.
London, Nov. 2.—It is understood that one
of the men charged with the mnrder of the
Joyce family has turned Queen's evidence.
A Denial by Mr. Pigott.
Richard Pigott writes to The Freeman’s
Journal denying Mr. Fagan’s charge that Lady
Florence Dixie’s allegations of a discrepancy
In the acoounts of the Land League were ineti
gated by him.
Tbe Gibson Amendment Lost.
London, Not. 2.—In the Commons tc-night
the Gibson amendment to the elosure in sub
stituting a two-thirds majority for a bare ma
jority, as proposed by tne government, was
rejected, 322 to 238. The Irish members voted
in a body with the governmjnt.
Tbe Latest from Corea.
Hono Kong, Oct. 7.—The United States
legation at Peking has received a formal re
quest from tbe Corean authorities to couvey to
the government at Washington their desire
that an American envoy be sent to Zoni. It is
understood in diplomatic circles that Lu Hang
Chan will ask the good offices of the American
minister with a view io the settlement of the
Loo Choo dispute.
Considerable bodies of Chinese troops have
gathered along the Russian boundary. The
building of arsenals has commenced near Ki
in. It is supposed that Rnssirn enchroacb
ment is apprehended.
The French sfficials in Tonquin are said to
be organizing a force to drive away the Chi
nese troops sent down-from Canton for the de
fence of the Annonite territory.
Four Euglismen belonging to the customs
service of China, with se-eral Chinese associ
ates, have been sent to Corea to establish cus
toms stations there in Chinese interests.
Affairs in tbe Celestial Empire.
San Francico, Nov. 2.—Steamship Oceanic
brings VokoUama dates of October 17. The
Mikado is seriously ill. The cattle plague is
alarmingly prevalent in the southwestern prov
inces. Heavy floods in the central provinces
have caused great loss of life and property.
Small villages have been swept entirely away.
Thousands of persons are reyurted drowned.
There is considerable dissatisfaction with
the manner in which the ttuauces of the conn
try are handled by tbe officials. Currency is
at a discount of 80 per cent., with no system
atic effort to restore it. Several natioual
banks have failed under disgraceful circum
stances. The whole banking system it under
popular suspicion.
It is reported that the navy department has
petitioned for $10,000,000 to purchase new
ships of war. The Corean ambassador to ten
der apologies to the Mikado, arrived at Tokio
October 13. Cholera is decreasing. The rice
crop is very abundant.
The Pape to the Queen.
London, Nov. 2.- The Pope has intrusted to
Mr. Errington an autograpn letter to Queen
Victoria, cordially thanking her for the interest
shown in the welfare of the Catholics through
out her dominions, and for ths religious free
dom enjoyed under the British government.
The Pope has also forwarded presents to the
Queen through Mr. Errington. Mr. Errington
will return to Borne before Christmas.
Spain Says No.
Madrid, Nov. 2.—At a council of ministers
to-day, King Alfonso presiding, it was decided
not to hand over the Caban refugees to the
British authorities.
Sailing of Lord Dufferln.
Constantinople, Nov. 2.—Lord DuSerin
sailed this evening for Alexandria.
I. O. O. F.
Session of the Grand Encampment of
Boston, Nov. 2.—The Grand Encampment,
I. O. O. F., conbluded its annual session in
this city this afteraeon. Charters were grant
ed for new Encampments to be located at Hol
yoke and Rockland, and the subject of grant
ing a charter for a new Encampment at Ar
lington was referred to the Grand Officers,
with fait powers. The proposed amendment
to the Constitution making the cerms of subor
dinates one year, was rejected. The following
officers were elected for the ensuing year:
Grand Patriarch, E. Bentley Young of Bos
ton ; Grand High Priest, Charles N. Alexan
der of East Boston; Grond Senior Warden, 0.
B. Newton of Atlantic; Grand Soribe, Charles
D. Cole of Boston; Grand Treasurer, Charles
E. Perkins of Chelsea; Grand Juni tr Warden,
Rnfus B. Gifford of Lalem; G. R. to Sovereign
Grand Lodge, Ambrose Lawrence of Boston;
Trustee of the Funds, Thomas C. Porter,
Framingham; Grand Instructor, N. S. Green
leaf, Lowell; Deputy Grand Sentinel, M. H.
Sibley, Salem- Grand Marshal, F. E. Meari
man, Boston.
Mr. E. E. Smith has bought out out the
stock of groceries of Thos. Wildes at Deeriug
Centre. He has added many new goods and
among other attractions has a five cent coun
Mr. Artemas Richardson, market gardiner at
Deeriug Centre, expects to have lettuce
ready for market by Thanksgiving.
The Portland & Rochester railroad will have
a flagman at the Forest avenue erossiug,
Woodford’s, after this week.
The Ladies Cireie of the Uni verbalist church
Stevens’ Plains, will hold a fair Nov. 23d aud
We understand the managers of the Horse
Railroad propose to put heating apparatus in
each of the cars on the Deeriag line. They
will reeelve the thanks et their’natrens 11 tke;
The Meeting at Woodford's Last Evening
The Civil Service Reform Association held
an adjourned meeting at Lewis Hall, Deering,
last evening,President E. H. Elwell presiding.
The committee on constitution and by-laws
reported a constitution to govern the associa
tion, which was accepted and adopted.
It is, with a few verbal changes, the same as
that adopted by the New York Association,
and published in the Pntnam pamphlet, enti
tled “Purposes of the Civil Service Reform
A committee of three was appointed to se
lect the board of officers prov d by the con
Mr. Blackstone stated that he bad corres'
ponded with the New York and Cambridge
associations, and a letter was read from the
president of the New York Association, and
another from a member of the same associa
tion by President Elwell.
An address was delivered by Mr. Ridlon,
which was listened to with marked attention,
of which the following is a digest:
This is not a new question. More than fifty
years ago Daniel Webster denounced the evils
of the spoils system. Often since have politi
cal parties passed high sounding resolutions on
the same subject, only to be forgotten as soon
as election was over. Our first Congress main
tain ed that the constitution gave no right or
power of removal to the President. Others
maintained that the power was implied and
that the President might remove employes for
cause. By a small majority Cougress decided
in favor of the existence of the power of re
moval. granting it in a case of clear necessity.
Under Jefferson, probabl} less than twenty re
movals were made, but eveu these excited so
much criticism that he publicly explained the
reasons of bis action in each case. The spoils
Bystem came in with Jackson. “To the victor
belong the spoils” was then first promulgated.
He removed fiom office more than 2,000. And
since that day, with perhaps two exceptions,
tbe government has been run on the spoils
sy-tem, President Arthur's included. The
offices have been distributed as so many prizes,
among those who belong to the successful par
ty. The result is to make our elections a sel
fish scramble for office. It has been largely
resnonsible for the corruption and rascality of
our modern politics. It has brought unscrn
ious men to the front and kept the best men .in
the rear. Bribery is not nucomn. in, and po
litical assessments are tbe direct re., nit of the
spoils system. Cengressmen—I do n ' mean
those from Maine—claim the right to distrib
ute the offices among their contlitueuts. When
denied, they resign and go home to be endors
ed. Uuder the present system, nearly 100,000
offices have to be distributed among the faitti
ful whenever a new administration comes in
pwci. jLuuusmuus swarm io vv asniLgiou,
claiming an appointment on the ground of
party fealty. The time of the President is
wasted for months in finding places for these
political beggars. Public sentiment demands
a reform. Stalwartism, Bourbonism, Bor any
other ism can long resist the tide of public
How shall the spoils syBtem be met and over
come? We answer, by law. We must look to
our lawyers for proper legislation to remove
this evil. Already steps have been taken. Two
bills are now pending in Congress—the Pen
dleton and the Dawes bill—either of which, if
passed, would afford relief. Neither of these
bills are likely to become law, for the senti
ment ol the present Congress is against them.
Not till public sentiment shall demand legisla
tion on this subject can we hope for reform.
Agitation, discussion and organization are the
only meaus we have of reaching Congress on
this subject. For these reasons you have as
sembled to night. We welcome recruits from
all parties. Let us do our part in common
with other associations, to place our civil ser
vice on a higher and better foundation.
The thanks of the association was tendered
to Mr. Ridlon for M!s admirable address.
Interesting remarks in reference to civil ser
vice reform were made by President Elwell.)
The subject for discussion next meeting will
be the Pendleton and Dawes bills. Mr. El
well was invited to open the discussion, and
the meeting then adjourned to Thursday,
Nov. lfltb,
Admiral Wyman’s Letter Referred to a
Committee or Report.
At the monthly meetlnj^f the managers Of
the Board of Trade, held yesterday morning,
the reply of Admiral Wyman, chairman of the
Light House Board,to the remonstrance recent
ly sent from this city against the proposed chan
ges in the light houses on this coast, was brief
ly considered.
The points made by the Department not be
ing, in the opinion of the members, sufficient
to justify the great risks involved, on motion
of Hon. Israel Washburn, the cotmunication
of Admiral Wyman was referred to a commit
tee, consisting of Capts. Washington Ryan, J.
S. Winslow and John W Deering, with in
structions to report to the Board upon various
points claimed by the Department in justifica
tion of the proposed changes.
Mr. Rich, the secretary, stated that he had
received a letter from Capt. William Flowers,
of Bangor, saying that the Bangor Board of
Trade had sent a remonstrance against the
change of lights to the Light House Board,
signed by 160 of the best and largest business
houses and firms of that city. There is a uni
versal and deep indignation throughout the
seaboard towns of the State that such a radical
and hazardous change should be attempted
without a conference with practical nautical
men, familiar with the needs of this coast, not
ouly for its coastwise trade, but for the foreign
•ommerce coming on to the New England
A Vessel Runs on a Rock In the River
and Springs Aleak.
The Biddeford Times says: Last Sunday
evening as the echooner Sarah Purves, from
New York, was being hauled up to the Fac
tory Island wharf, she struck a rock on the
bottom of the river through which the water
began rapidly to enter. The Sarah Purves is a
schooner of large dimensions, is owned by a
firm in New York,and is commanded by Capt.
Francis Raymond. She is a very staunch
built vessel and on her arrival here was in
sound and thorough condition. The part
where she struck is built of white and live
oak. The force of the cencussion caused these
timbers to bend inward to a considerable ex
tent. As they did not break off but fell back
into position again, the gap was partially
closed and the entrance of water lessened.
The vessel was laden with moulding sand
which she was chartered to bring from Alba
N. Y., to the Water Power Company here. A
portion of this cargo will be lost. Since the
time of the accident the pumps have had to be
kept going day and night in order to keep the
vessel free from water and . avert the danger of
sinking. It is expected that the cargo will all
be got out by .to-morrow aud the vessel will
then proceed to Portland for examination and
repairs. The rock on which the vessel struck
lies at the bottom of the river quite near the
wharf, It has been examined and is said to
be three feet in height and of a round form. It
is Bituated in a dangerous position for vessels
of heavy burthen, and ought to be removed in
order to prevent a recurreuce of suoh accidents
as the present one.
The Good Templars.
The Lewiston Journal says: The Grand
Secretary informs us that work for the order is
being successfully pushed in various parts of
the State, by the rebuilding of old lodges and
the institution of new ones, to make good the
customary annual losses by surrender of char
tor, etc. It is hoped to make a decided gain
in the State prior to the next annual session of
the Grand Lodge in Lewiston in April. J. H.
Hamilton will take the field at once, organiz
ing eastern Washington county, Rev. J. H.
Taylor in Hancock, and B. C. Torsey in vari
ous places as needed. Mrs. Estes is still at
work in Aroostook, where she has instituted
five lodges and half a dozen Juvenile Temples.
Her last lodge was Mednxnekeag, at Monti
cello, Oct. 26th. H. W. Dennett instituted
Standard Lodge, 133, at Phipsburg, last week.
T. J. Carle will do some work iu York. H.
C. Munson in Oxford, and other workers will
be in the field as fast as arrangements can be
made. *
Waldo District Lodge of Good Templars will
meet in quarterly session at Freedom, Wednes
day, Nov. 15th. Three new lodges have lately
been organized in that county, viz: Undine,
at Prospect, Hillsdale at Unity, and Haven at
Troy, making twenty-two live lodges in Waldo,
with about 1,200 members.
Steamer Newfoundland sailed tress Halifax
last night for Portlrnd.
Portland Daily Wheleaale market.
Ike following are to-day’* quotation* at Flour
Grain, Froyiaion*. *o.
Siperfine.4 2 5®4 75
Ettra Spring..6 76®« 26
XI 8prfng....0 00&6 60
Patent Spring
Wheat*.8 [email protected] 60
Michigan Win
ter beet.6 [email protected] 60
Michigan.... 6 75®6 00
S i. LomsWin
ter fair ... 6 75® 7 00
Winter good. .7 00a7 26
Winter best. ..7 60^7 76
Tar keys. I8®20
Chickens. 16|l7 j
Fowl. 14^15 !
Ergs. 28a29
Irish potatoes 2 16®2 251
Sweet potatoes2 75®3 001
Onions p bbl 2 60^2 76!
Maine. 7 00(29 00
Cape Cod,1000(g$ll
Granulated. 9Vs
Ettra 0. .. 9,
Masc’tl Kaisins2 0022 76
■»ndon Lavers2 80 a 2 95
OnduraVal. “ 11212
Turkish Prunes 7 a7*/jo
do P era tel 75® ~ 60
Palermo# pbx 7 00 a 8 00
Messina,pbot.7 00 p 8 00
Faieneia poase § 102121
Extra large “
Messina.5 00®G 601
P «lermos.5 00(®6 60!
Wilmington. 1 [email protected] 26
Virginia-2 26®2 60
Tennessee.. 1 80®2 00
Oaatana.p lb. 9® 10c
Walnut* “ 12^®15o
Filborts “ '12Vfe®14c
Pecan “ 13, <gl6c
# i
H. M. Corn, car
loti, 92J
Mixed Corn,
oar loti, 90
Oati, •• 60
Saoked Bran 00®21 60
Midi.. 30
Cotton Seed,oar lot 32 00
“ bag loti 33 00
Corn,bag loti.. 92
M al, *■ 88
Oati, •• 66
Bran. " 26 00
Midi, •• .. 82 00
Bye. " ISO
Mere Beef.. 13 00® 13 60
Ex Mes*.. 14 00314 60
Plate.16 60®1U 00
Kx Plate..10 ooSltt 60
Baoki.. ..80 00®30 60
Clear.29 00329 60
Brand Bogi.... ®
Cor'd UamsltS «,Ti| Vk
Tloroei.lb t>.13 list*
Pail- .. 138/k®14t*
Fea.3 26®3 60
Medlnnu.2 [email protected]
German med 2 26®2 60
Yellov Eyee. .3 10®8 26
Creamery... 34336
Gilt EdgeVermont34l36
Choice “ 26®27
Vermont.... 12tk®14
N Y Factory. 12txll4
Sklmi. 7Vk® 8
Eating p £w!.** 50®3 60
Cooking flbbl 3 0032 76
Dried Woe torn.... 6®Bt*
do Eaitern.... 6®6tk
Early Rose, V bush;
Maine Central. 6(270
Grand Trank. 60 26ft
Prolific*. Eastern .(26ft
Burbanks. MS
Grand Trunk.3
Jacksons and White Brooks. ®60
The above prices are for oar lots of Potatoes; small
ots about 5c hiqher.
a tec* -TJ Hr a&ei.
The following quotations of stoeks are receive,
and corrected daily by Woodbury A Moulton (men
oers of tne Boston Stock Exchange), corner of Mid*
tie and Exchange «r.re<* <?•
Missouri Pacific 106% Mo. K. A Texas.. 86%
Wabash preferred — Nor. A West’n prf 64%
Onion Pacific.107% Loui« A Nash. 61%
Buf. Pit.A W.com — Rich. A Dan. —
St.L. A Frisco 1st — Cen. Pacific. 90%
Omaha common.. 49% Texas Pacific .... 40%
• *»uver A it. O... 52% SU Haul pref-.... —
Frisco preferred.. — boston stocks.
■Western Union T. 86% Boston Land. 6%
New York Cent’1.132% WaterPower. 3
Omaha preferred 108 Flint A Pere Mar
Lake Shore.......115% quette common 31%
Erie. 40% Hartford A Erie 7 s 61%
Sor. Pac. prefer’d 93% A. T. A S. F. 86%
“ “ com ... 46% Boston A Maine.. 163%
Pacific Mail . .. 40 Flint A Pere Mar
Nortftwest’n com. 144% quette preferred 97%
North west’n pref.— L. R. A Ft. Smith. 48
C. B. A Quincy.. 131% Marquette, Hough
St Paul common. 109% ton A Ont . 68
St. Joaeuti pret — Summit Branch.. 9
llinols Central.. .148% Mexican Cent’l 7s 71
Michigan Central. 101%
New York Stock and Jioney market*
(By Telegraph.)
New York, Nov. 2—Evening. Money loaned
between [email protected] and closed at [email protected]; prime mercan
tile paper 6<o>8.| Exchange steady at 481% for long
and 484% for short. Governments unchanged.
State bonds neglected. Railroad bonds irregular
but generally higher.
The transactions at the Stock Exchange aggregat
eJ_287.0U0 shares. Ml
xiie folio wing are to-day’s closing quotations ef
Government securities:
United States 3s,..181%
United States 5’s ext.-.101%
United States new,4% s, reg*.11*
United States new, 4%’s coup.118%
United States new, 4’s, reg.119%
United States new, 4’s, conp.118%
Pacific 6’sof 95.128
The following are the closing quotations of steeks:
Chicago A Alton. ........141%
Chicago A Alton preferred...143
Chicago, Bur. A Quincy.182%
Erie. 40%
Erie preferred. 84%
Illinois Central. .*.149%
Lake Shore.118%
Michigan Oentral.*.101%
New Jersey Central. 72%
Northwestern. 144%
“ preferred.163
New York Central.182%
Rock Island . 181%
Milwaukee A St. Paul. 110%
stt. Paul preferred.. .127
Union Pacific stock. 107%
Western Union Tel. Co. 87
Beaton Produce market.
Boston, Not. 2.
Butter—Western and Northern creameries quoted
at [email protected] for choice, and 2f>a32c for fair and
good; New York ana Vermont dairies at [email protected]
for choice, and [email protected] for fair and gobd: Western
dairy packed at [email protected] for choice and 18021* for
fair and good; Western ladle packed [email protected] for
choice, and [email protected] for fair and good; Market is
firm and in demand for choice.
Cheese-firm; choice at 12%@13%e, fair and
good [email protected], common 6(&9o.
Eggs are firm at 28 <£29c for New York, Vermont
and Eastern at [email protected] for P. E. Island and Cana
da, and [email protected] for Western.
Potatoes at [email protected] fc> bush. Sweet potatoes at
82 [email protected] 50 fFbbl.
Pouemic Jlaracts.
(Bv Telegraph.)
New York, Not. 3-Evening.—Fleur receipt*
21,275 bbls; exports 9257 bbls; heavy and 10 low
er with a moderate export demand ana light jobbing
trade inquiry. ‘ J *
Sties 20.100 bbls; No 2at 2 40®3 70; Superfine
Western and State at 3 26^3 90; extra Western
and State 4 [email protected] 50; good to ehoice Wee
tern extra at 4 60fct7 10; ooramon to choloe
White Wheat Western extra 6 25<®7 00; fancy
do at 7 10 <7 60; common to good extra Ohie
at 4 [email protected] 00, common to choice extra St. Loam
at 4 00 a,7 60; Patent Minnesota extra at 8 718
8 00. choice to donble extra 8 [email protected] 60: City Mills
extra 6 [email protected] 60 for W L; 1800 bbls No 2 at 2 48
®£3 70; 700 bbls Superfine at 3 [email protected] 90; 19jO bbls
low extra 4 00 £4 40; 3600 bbls Winter Wheat ex
tra at 4 [email protected] 60; 4800 bbls Minn, extra at 4 08
@8 60; Southern flour about steadv;common to fair
4 66(§5 bOjgood to choice 6 6*^7 00. Wheat—re
ceipts 317 500 bush exports 90,325 bash; tuk
held firmly; options opened shade higher,afterwards
weaker and declined %(g}%. closing stronger again
at shade under best rates, export trade quite mod
erate; speculative business less active; fialee 1,663,
000 oosn.inoitd ug 236,0* *) bush on the spot; No 8
Red at 1 04%(£1 04%; No 2 at 1 08 ul 0b% cert.
1 08%@1 09% delivered; No 2 White at 1 06A
1 06%: No 1 White,l.Oou bush 1 [email protected] 10% cert.
Rye weak at 76. Barley lower. €«rn-cuh lots 2
®3 higher and strong; options %@*% better and
more active,closing very firm; receipts 18,760 bush:
exports 1610 bush, sales 2,166,000 bush, including
101,000on spot, No 2 at [email protected] in elev, [email protected]%
delivered; No 2 White [email protected]%: low Mixed 86c;
wu.uviu • uv, lev tt iw ^utuiuiwi at
8*%e, closing at 84%c;December at74%®76%e.
olostng 76%c, year dosed at 76%c: Jannary 86%;
February at e4%e. Oals %@l higher and fairly
active, receipts 24,40u bosh; exports bush,sales
464.000, hush; No 3 at 39%®4i)%o; White 41%
,«j42o; No 3 at 41% o 42%e, White at 46o; No 1 at
4.'c; White 63c; No 2 Chicago 42% in else; Mixed
Western at [email protected]; White at 43®48o; White State
at42%»4Pc. Mugar steady; mining 7%®7%«;
refined weak; Confectioners A 8% 88%e; granu
lated at 9%®9 3-18; standard A 8%®8%. Ha
lit ears easier; sales 4 O bbls Orleans 68®62. Pe
troleum higher; united at 96%; refined at 7%.
Tallow is easier; sales 60,000 lbs. at 8%®8%o.
Park Is held very Ann; sales 186 new mess on spot
at 22 60(822 76; options nominal. Lard 10® 6c
higher inti more active, closing strong; sales 1,360
tcs prime steam on spot at 12 ll>@12 26; 160 city
steam at 11 87%®12 00; reflned 12 30 spot. Bat
ter is weak; Western 16(836. cheese steady;St«te
factory 8®13c: Western flat 0®12%o.
Freights steady; Wheat steam 3%d.
Chicago. Not. 2.—Flour is unchanged; common
to choice Spring Wheat 3 6084 60; common to fan
cy Minns. 4 00®6 00; Patents 6 [email protected] 60; Winter
Wheats 4 [email protected]> 60; low grades 2 5083 76. Wheat
is higher; regular at 93%@94o for November;95%
®96%c for December; »3%c all rear; 96% 296%
January; No 2 Red Winter at 96®96%c cash and
Noyember; No 3 at 91%c; rejected at 83%o; No 2
Chicago Spring at 93%®94e for cash; others same
as regular; No 3 at [email protected]%c; rejected 83o. Corn
hlgnerat 70o cash; 68c for November; 62%®83a
December and year; 66%@66%c January; reject
ee 66Vic. Oats strong at 34%@34%c cash; 34%
November; 33%®34c for December and year,33%
Jannary; rejected 31q,31 V4c. Kve easier at 68%c.
Barley is dull at 82c. Pork is higher at 20 60s
21 00 for caab; 19 40 for November; 18 86® 18 70
December and all year; 18 [email protected] 72% January;
18 75gl8 77% February. Lard higher at 11 60®
11 66 cash; 11 47% November; 11 16 December
and year; 11 16®11 17% January; 11 20 Februa
ry. Bulk meatsln fair demand; shoulders at 7 76;
short rib 12 00; -hort clear at 12 26.
At the closing call of the Board this afternoon
Wheat was firmer but not higher. Corn tending up
ward; 68% c November; 63g«3%c December and
year; 66%o for January. Oats tinner 34%gS4%
cash; 34%®34%o Noyember; 33Vg®34 December
and all year; 337/sc for Jannary. Pork tending up
ward at 19 40 Noyember; 18 70gl8 72% Decem
ber; 18 76 all year; 18 72% January; 18 77% for
February. Laid lira.
Receipts—17,000 bbls flour, 176.000 bush wheat,
133.0, «j bush com, 94.000 bush oats, 28,000 bush
rye. 70.000 bush barley.
Sbipments-20,000 bbls flour 73,000 bush wheat,
117.000 bush corn, 10,000 bush oats, 14,000 hush
rv« 49,000 «n»n nanev.
St, Louis, Nov. 2.-Flour market is unchanged;
treble extra 3 66®3 70; family 4 10®4 26; ehoioe
4 [email protected] 5o;fancy at 4 76 a 4 96 Wheat Is higher;
No 2 Red Fall 93®93%o for cash; 93% November;
95%®95%c for December; 927/s®93%e a 1 year;
97%g98c January 98%ogl 00 February; No 3 at
88®88%c; No 4 at 86®86%c. Corn higher 63®
64c ,-a-h; 69%g60%c for November; 64%e for
December; 53%,g&4%o all year; 60%o January.
Provisions very scarco and slow; only a small job
bing trade doing.
Receipts-11,000 bbls flour. 90,000 bush wheat.
11.000 bush corn, OO.Oi.tlbush oats, 00,000 bush
rye, 00,00 busa oarle.
Shipments—15,000 bbls flour 146.000 bush wheat
40.000 bush corn, 00,000 bush oats, 0,000 bush
birlev 0 000 bush rve.
Deteoit. Nov 2.—Wheat dull: No 1 White cash
98*40. November at 98%o: December 99c; year at
98%e; January at 1 00: February 1 01; No 2 Red
at 99c; No 2 White at 88c
Receipts 58,927 bush; shipments 62,804 busb.
new Okleahs.Nov. 2.-Cotton weak; Middling
uplands 10%c.
Mobile, Not. 2.-Cotton weak; Middling uplands
Savannah, Nov. 2. Cotton quiet; Middling up
lands at 9 1-1M®9%0.
Memphis, Not. 2.—Cotton Is easy; Middling up
lands at lOi.
[For additional Market fkports see FowrO/rpagM]

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