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THE EVENING STAR
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WASHINGTON. I). C.. THURSDAY. DECEMBER IT. 1874
TWO CEM JS
LKOTURES
I.
I.M t'l> HALL.
T M. C A.
AP A I i l- SI IAXTIFICL *' TUR K CVVRHS,
AlWtnfiV. iStiALWAIlSt)!.
be v r?B. w. o iolles,
Pn ?c?l U ?in
PiA.ect!: ?' h> ??un r..f fie Micr>?r'>ii" Ml
?? P t?r /"I Llaht,"
U iik f I fttii :r? I? -.r?' i ? ton th > by b? ii
Umi kl' feu Lit,a:
PEOT IiIN tlV MOBTOH,
Ja-W ?k\ ' A??t>7,W3.
Ptl. r'?- ' r ' ' "ttil-Himio orlth br>'t
?'m t II 11 ? iv !i i i i-. tn'- S. rcet and by
a ?. i .? ? . f A.'Zill L!*l.t*.
PiT'sl< t "r. if.r# irre:! -?eaf, 76; . e*c<p t ?
P?.<: .* . r.*- i. dun - h. i rjceiat* :
(!??' UK- ? , ?1il t ? j|1; aluUx- Ml ,?? fv <1 ,
*w . !? M< it. "? 7ic 5: -its f. r 411/ *ir L
w?? ti* t?* M?iiv 0 at ii?IU. ryi. V. VJ"? 7: i
aUret. itwK-f
f'ttl!',! WAtUI>oTcP?,
a i-7?
Dr. O. ii TIFFAN
*?* i!I r?-B- ?it M.
ifEATIC'N IN AID or TH* W IT'? S
hAIHHAli itjki MtEBT,
At Linf'"' Hull.
dcrll Id VCBDAV IVININU.Dw 2!U.li74.
Buy c?nt f r nil- v Kill* Mu-ic J?i. r**,
'JS1 P> ii ?> ivar.ia Ho nl"? <htrg*f r
tMtni Or ?*? >n to Co 'tiotl <1.
LADIES' aOOPS.
^FECIAL BOTICB.
t'Mi B3A1D ti pnrch?f4 at HIDilS E3
TB1*H J"ifj i;rH-t On? to fl\e OCBLS or
rtrrs kitrii frw. "Iki? c fc?r c*- b oni) for $
d?J?. Ji.:t tb# place t" **>t H >!M?jr Present*
1.W0 fcm.n* H Alt: F.EMis. of all ?n?de?, fr?fc.
Urm'Mf f ?l t-kch. Tb? H*?m? bts h?d t?tj
Itig e?p? time* i"* Korcyf^nil 11?-* I'uited a?
?? tnT^T-rt r ?r<: 1-vS-r c.f Iwilca' lasbion l r tL
ha>r Knijikisff thai i* a<*d for laii-*' hai ?
rfroalls. '.!<? :r.'Jiii?r * llTiP rtnent of wa'jr and
? atorai f'r.rN, t n I ?: <V Hair t-?T|r,K f?1fJ fr >m
o? can be It.cvM to it? ntlr n! ?haJ>-?. A **r.
tre a ..1 larsc ?tc?.k of M'iilTJt au<l
b A IB d*c" 1 n
IfALii ITiilNCi* < ~
? ? i* ALL *HAD?S,
Hftl; 'm AT M. WILLlAN'd.
[VIAUAMK I. P. JR\NMKB&T HM JLtftJ
i?? rrtcri ??1 t-t n P*rJ? wi;h xbeici1 icl?o
tl- o .f t HI iiCt BUiiBSTS ar.il l?A2:.|
All < rd?r? pi.'irp. r att? ni?i to 1'iiSa.*
MAklBU In all i'? t''r.k.cb ? 1 1 0T Nm, l\ ati .
?mut.nwt Gait's J? ?. Irjr Et<>r(.-,aDd P:t Sot*}
C'liarl** ttrft, Balfgi- r?? t.fflHn
^HE tTBLCHliATllt. J. P. P. OtJHBfiT. TdV
n. < fopular lu Fari*. c?u be o!.t-? i %t
ectU SBi W iLLl * N*S.
$
M
|\CBf UA1B
a IIf FA LO HA IK KH CS KB S,
aUKA HAlh.
SH8LL fOMtiS, 1VOK T COMBS.
BCriAlO. BLUSiDB h.AW HOKS OOM??
tPt'Bi.Ie AVI tPOSil UAU-t
tAlHiyii T"WL8fi. tLt>H HKLSUKS
HAM 8 f M'H ! * f S no.l TOILET P?HFCM?9.
OP BVKUT U?P?-?IPriOH.
Th* GPOWH Tl?OTII BBU9U. tc^l'* tn
wsriattM p*Tff?>t W-~f f\-ry cue n->r- r?rf"e> ?
oiter will N> si>eu Tb' mme t nir>'.;w givtu
With H?lr Hrr-a?ii ar>?1 0 r,i?.
W. ?. T MOM PS?>!?, Phar macia?.
?OTlQ ly 7?M riflf-nii ?tr? t
Kfe MlSS ?. A. McCOKMLCK,
904 F?Bn*rUauia ave*nr, (tip ?tairs>
ILIUiNT BON5ST3 ABO BOCWD U \TB.
FBABCB FLOWBBS, PBATUBBd, bibii5.
> ILVET3 AND SILKS,
Which will be ?j>J at rery 1-"W ratoa. noT7-tr
Lad IBs would do to oaliTasd
ructM M W liitUS'S largos au^:k cf
CLOAKS aiid DIlK^Ed. ocftt-ta
rBB flSIST DA IB BBA1DB Miill ll
*Til^r In Tans, at
oct 11 Vn WI r.LIA5'3.
' 1' H B LABGE0T A S3 FISfEoT AB3o?I
1 KrPt of LAillo lSr?iGiii)!(Mj can
tt tt
?*?l2-9m WILLIA^'9.
"S.I 9'E "
fsr BUYING ISTO W
U? Pfp Ctnt. nficouitg.
f I.V ? t'LOTMttAra
AT IM> E?E REDUCTIONS.
FOECZD SALES COMPVLHOnY.
30 Per Cent. Reduction*.
TOO MUCH STOCK
STILL O y 11 A y D .
PILXMITORY CL blXG SALE
rrlCih Down 36 i'vrltul.
S| to !*** Savtil
C/.Y A SV11 OF. OVERCOAT.
COM? AND
i;IVORS YOU r 1"RCHASE.
Sai e 3 0 Pet- Cent.
Battl e BROTHERS,
MAHLHAM JAi&OMStPiMM CLOTH 1MM9
?e?l?-tr *OTW Ttb iii D ItrMli W.W.
M. H. Gait, Bro. & (0l
s?m wV'suf" MIt0a411
mPOBTXI) DI5E< T
tb* L .rs??t ?Ld ao< E!?<ant A^.itn-n; o!
FINK fancy OUUU3,
CLLCKS, BBOB/IS.
OPBBA CLASSX4.
?BOLI8H FOCKBTacd TABlVcCTLillV, Ac'
??*r cBfr?l to tkeir ?a?t< niera; whietr. to^cth'r
?ith aa acuanal>> large ?tock of
WATCEBt, JBWkLBV S1LVSB ASD FINE
Pi.ATSD WaBB.
They t Stt at yery low prices.
Atteatloa i* calJe-j to tljclr aa?ortr.i >2t cf rery
(Itgart
?S?LI?n TBTSTAL CtAHDILI BS
Eor*fls.ct, briiliaocy ai d
heal bcobtost
th*T *M*I aay htr?U.f^r* lutroJuceJ. d#c9
TCBA^CO 8ACCB
1 _ O tt COBBtt BLL A SONS.
Eltw (jroccr*, 141* Ppsdjj!-- ?ca aTrane,
?* **? Dppc?tt? Wiaar4'? Hotel.
AMUSEMENTS.
| ? RASOCOSttH"
I > AT
CvlflRCflAllUJIAL CHl'HCH,
TTXSPAY KVSBINO, Bec -i.?b?r Si i.
BUIL1 I \ST ABKAY OX TALXNT,
FULL PHILHARMONIC? SOCIETY.
V. V .OAl'LlHID,Org wist Unce C'bcrch.B.T.
MBit. MO&XLL,
aiiiS. caulfislo,
MiStaa. *WER V:l COHK
Vwtiilltra fayorttr, P;of GK'J WALTER,
P?- f. J P. rantfl ?M . Mu?Ic 5 Dir?dtr,
Tbisc ccert i'fel jM^ent ?f th?rwn'M c >or?*
Tl.? r**t i n- <>f whtafe will t? tiirt l') th-j Sftt
ii *'? P; rit-rd Trocpe, J?:.na<y 4"b.
MBMd ~...70 ?? Tlti
X r >?.? ?t Parker Bros,, Bra-I A i ?rr?,
Mill at the C.?>it. Wtll-V
^i<o niLowv hall.
TUCfci PAY. FBIDA.Y and KATl'BDAT,
DtrtMEtR and -?>.
51 A"11 Mi E WID! \? S D A V, AT 2 ?? p.m.
BLl^ D TOM,
1! *Celeb tat. <1 Pis*>f?t ard Voca';?t.
B< <?. rttd s *ntd lor st'e at Mctzeratt'i JSn*ie
P?r <rT>)*r? in papers Mor^sy, D?c. 21. decl7 3'
? ri/WKU IN THE LIGUT. '
l>~
T WABKXN.th- Celebrated Medinm, wi'l r'v?
iBi.'tor of h ? w? tuitrful exhibition* in LYCEUM
lj?lLT?'-NTGUrccmnwu-u* *t 9 o'clock
Tick* t* 3ft rents. B-?erved sea * 15 ceeti extra.
It i an ti:><Je; iable fjet that the nii?uif-?tatio .8
jitorm i<i In the pr-'ence of this M'?l an irino
mriniwd t> ihuse of tt) other M-diaoi in 'h1-*
CoBlitt J li*
%^A* ILLF.'S HATIUflAL thkatkr.
BE4TO3D AND LAfcT WHfi
Of the trlllidut ikt'oo of
lulling Or and fcogll'b Opera.
Kt.C. D. Director.
TUESDAY EVENING, Decerobor IS,
Only p?'rft rnianc? B?IIt?'s ?*er popular
BOHKMIAN OII'.L
M riKil!-iii, Mi, s Bm..nont, Mr. Hamilton. Mr.
Ctgujb. air. M rs*u, Mr*. White and ftlr
WEDNESPAY IVISIHO, Dumber 1M,
21 /.art's i?r? at Work,
DON GIOVANNI.
Powetfttily Cut.
THURSDAY EVENING. Docembsr 17
Ha? b>-.-o set a?id-? f >r a
OBASDT?STIV')NI\L BE-EF:I
T-'Oir Anii'iican Prim* I? n nn,
M1C8CLABA LUUlCE KELLOGS,
wh?n,bj general rcoiiNt,
MIGNON
will be presetted.
FBTPAY SVBNI&O, Dec?m?>er l?,
V ii! be >>*nHll*wi br tf>e ttr?t p tfxrrnaa'?'* In
t numa ta E' ?:>?'. ' f V rli'< Graad Opera,
B U N A N 1 !
G&ANP WATINIE ON BATPBDAT,
Of A'iter's eciice nv tucressfal Op*rt>,
XR4 DIAVALO
Tte New Oo.eut Garden Tersi:n.
OS FATUBDA Y EVENING
The sa'c?~sfnl NtMig will b < fcrt.ig' : t acl.s^b'
tin ai| j/SLCe cf ;ii<> rbtir**Gre&; C? bip&nv. Kail
tb ro? a <l (iran<1 O rn--*tr?, iaclaiiai; ths c-1
btaied Bl kSIAN SB \TETTX, who are att kchbl
t tbf ccmp?t y in
<.SA&iJ OI'Ai>ATJr! MIHS-.KAS U 3JLICT
00N< KfcT
^:?l* of irtU at M.-t/er..n'# M'mle df.-.re ind Box
Oil.ce c: TL^atrr?left ?;d? rt tiia k^uio at Mot
zt-ri-tt V aod rlkht ?Ue at the ih atrr.
fee Oir.n'ard at Ticket OBi es for fail cwta 'f tho
Operas,
5 MAB WBEK.
d'-J-tr A*u ttAfiHY WATKiyS
|/OKU"S? OPSKA Mtfl'lE.
Wtg?? xr;tcfthe Ku.'nent Actor,
MB Z. L. DAYBNPOBT.
MOB PA Y?'" New War ti Pay CM Debts T.i'J
?Isj ?Han Mt W'dyidif- 'St. Marc " Cu'irs
dty?"Oth* llo."' i"r;J*y?'Sijloct aul the Ir n
Chis?."
OBAND M 1TIKES OS SATOBOAY.
fATCBCAY S19HT-B?nrft of ths Sjri'n
?ifen'? I. 4k?. Ne. 10. K. P.,
UAMON ANI? P1TJJI43
X MaS a jckK.
MB J. a CLABK*
CLAuBF ?a!e of s?at* a ul ccmme^cd oai'i 1*1
nei*. dec!4 If
TY'ASHl.^OTOM THEATKI COMIUL K
StOKEAY- D'ceulxr 11, every nicht and tVo?!
need ar'd 8?tar<lay Mailaee<. ffir?t *p;x?ara-.c <
lii a*hiDrt<>n vt tba e-l< b'ateJ C'aar \ tor Artij ?>,
FbANA ?: J EVA btSft?Vr. Lwt week .i! t>i
?*t ati.t < t' for. i-t'iinlt H Misa NOLL V
1'IEBIS. ittioilsci this Wi-t-k ?t' *cti jn*
fr :u fatciit" opern*. La^t ? "k of tb'- Kinir "T
Pttcb at 1 Ethi pi?u CoB<edi.i2?, Mr tiAM O*
Viaf. wl"^ will appear tn lit* ep^ic!.altl,'J, alio will
at pear In the Dratnaof the
"U1DUBH II VNO,"
reetitnlT the character of " Wool,'' end in th" Bir
d? r li.-amn of-' Buffalo Bill," -^nuitas th" char n
ta*of?'St?re Koatpr. the N- gro Trapt-er.'' itwlt Gt*
i \r>r> mnywv B?LL-3 SHHTi
* t li ESPAY, WEUSESOAT an1 TUCBSDAY
I)s< >^rc?H 1-#. li> asti 11, <>?
CA L L hi* JJ?U'S FAMOUS
GXOBG1A ! 4 ISO !?? 'VIN8TB*L8
OB"kf>IA | MEN' AHTtars ! MlNSToEli^
Ull bl'If H - w Act*, tew ?#"?-. .MINHTHKlii
GKOB'rlA Vf wtkt.tchts.ap M i NSTH1?I.!h
OKOkti IA rt.a?ion* PlaBtatloa....M I NbTBSL '.
GEO KOI A I>t liaeitt^n MINaTttK^t?
I//B JiTHlOHM.y A'I Of *OV.
1 ti h MTHlVPlMlt XiXVa, OF FI X.
Adn.inirn, ft(? er <1 1J r!t ro extra charge for
renr. id ?eet??tf> be bkd et Bili?' M*-!r Store,
ftati raL be re?ery>-d it the bail freni 3 until 4.
decll 6t
tTllIbTPlBLlU ENTEdrAIMMiST
or Til ?
< ERC1.E DRAMATIQl* F KA^ICAIS,
lis WAaHINGTOS. r3
Pcu.'rthe direction of
PR F.S L Ct LLIkHE.A M , anti
n MR V. I'BI O'HOMMB,
AT W I L I. A R V HALL.
Oufl.:CAV t VIN . N i, U E'rM-i a lSTir, 1374.
COM?BlEb FRAN0AI2X3 AND UUP.
r<. ' rsoper.?<l a' 7:"J) o'clock , p -if^rtnaccJ to c ra
irtiiceai^ f>atcic? at ]('.
Il' ifHf r sal^'at E!i!e' a^ ,1 M^'-'erott't M ;*:c
S<rt-. P^i!p*?,b-'ioai^b'i* aad Baliaatyhe'ii H' i
m.irce; at.o Brad. Adtsi*'. decll At
OFEBA LIBKEITOf.
Or.iy correct and complete edition.
Price, only 10 Oeut?.
X r *alt, by J F. ELLIS A CO ,
?t ?7 MT PacnayiTaiia avenne.
J^-CP. BALLS AHD ^ABTIES.
KADAMK E BAHT1EN,
t Xr- in HnltttnLre,)
# t le">-nrc f i: f m iagthe L* '.leeof Waihicz
Icttlktibe !.a? fr< m tb'i da> tat. n ch-.r?? > f tuj
UA i 2. PtPABTMEBT at C'HkB. BAUM'd.anJ
' ;~n ?|HiHct4 in tl. s busiuei* t^r the Ia?t
t - f ?ir? ,'isara ee* r .'I ^v.ufactiou in UAIK
I U-HN' , Cfl&MPOOIHG. a'd CUTrlN
( HiLl UAIK a.J I; li I P t S BAllt
I'LE-ffjr> . antf iaii'y. Ladles will be atteiule.1
t > In th.tr cwn h> n?t# l y leas int th*ir orders ;it
OUAS BAl'M'd Ojr?'t X?ctor ,
d?r!5 4Q?7th ?tr?t-t.
'|x IIAliKY DUNKflUii,
COSTUMES,
4?? 1 1th btbeet, keah b.
W w and reatly fltted-op Pari m and BUow-roooa
and a duably-lacreaaed *U?k of
31 A!Hiner??le ?u<t Theatrical Cootanim.
ccmprl?!o? eereral hundred new atd Co?tiy Oreeeet,
together wltb avery variety cf Costume? LadiJ*',
Grtt't and Cbildreu's?for
UAbgCB BALLS AKO PARTIES,
PB1VATB THEATRIC ADJ.
TABLEAUX AND OLP XOLKB' OONOBBTtt.
P. ? ? W ith a thoroaxb knowledge of onr bo?l
cto, we dtvete onrwlvra to tbe wanu aid wlnbee of
our pair. Dr, asd by conrteoue and polite atteation,
re eat n at la cbarr1^, and dNp- wit loo to accommodate
ted please, we seldom fall to Kits satisfaction.
ocgta
[4 VOXLST,
COSTUM EB,
?0? lOtli Street Xtitkwiit,
A largeeolleeelon of Flae Artistic BALL. TAb
L t A L and 1 ti KA T&1CAL CUSTOM h?> kept on
"SIASKSV BALLS and FAHTltS supplied at
re*?< usbic rate*.
P. 8. getuember aMsskls furnished with each
Ctwtiuse, and all Ooato i.es dt livsred and called for
fc. HOILir,
?xtlS to 60S irh street.
||AKLVU S UALLEKY
Of
F1NB ARTS
1*H* /IIMUfiMi AVBXUa
Jn?t arrived, a spleodid collectloa of EBOBAY
INtib and P0BCBLA1NB PA1IT1NGS,and fancy
gilt and yslvet Frames.
Also, a ftn? selection of XBIHCB PB9T0
6 KA PB S. from modern palatlocs.
Xrtccb Gilt Chapels, with fu.aiug door*, for Por
oalainas and Pbotagraahs.
?ew Goods rtceivsd daily for tbe Holidays,
octl-kn
EVENING STAft.
^aghinsrron Newa*and ^OBalp,
? r
IsTKnsAL Kkvknvk ?The receipts Iro:n this
source to-day were f 3 2 *20 s?j.
At tub Whitb Koi'iiii Speaker Blai;i?.
Heprese?titivis Hurl butt and Wallace, hsi
audiences with tho President this morning.
Pelbam anl Rapier, with a
delegation irons Alabnma. alsa had a brief a i
diiiice with the President on the s,reject oi a
successor to 'Judge Bustled.
A Whisky Mints.kk. ?It has been erron^ou'
ly published that there is 44,0:)0,00> gallon? o
whisky now held for speculation? ?,000,000 in
1-ond arid rfi,<K'0 (KOin priv*fe hand?. The let.
t> r of the commissioner of internal revenue to
tbe Ceri'mittie oi Waxs arid Mtvinii on thi* sub
ject states that on November nth, ls;o. th.
above named amount of w hisky w ?*.?? reiwr'cl t >
be in the country and distributed ;ts abJV<
mentioned.
Post Offices and Post KoAi>? Tbe Sen
ate Committee on Po-t Offices and Post Ko vis
met this morning and took into consideration
the growirg deficiencies in the Post Ofti ;e aj.
pto> riatioi;s. At er >jrae discussion asnb-coin
mittee, (Ousting ot Messrs. Wert, Windim,
and Imtih, wm appointed to In.-juiro into th'1
whole subject, and tUs?$ art- to m- et at th - Po.?t
OfV.ce i!?-p?rtm> nt o* Saturday warning next to
pursue their inve.-tieations.
Editor cf Star?We are straining our eyes to
fir.d II o evidences of a purpose to get pay
for tte emancipated slaves?emancipated
as a war measure?by the preparation to
mase He claim, way down in the extreme
Sonth. The ltev. Mr. Averitt. of Grace church,
tiesr Sligo, Md., and so prominent in the re
bnrial <>t the rebel dead the other day, I am to!d
is endeavoring to purchase certiiicafes of own
ership of late staves to be reidy for pav
day. XL.
Jf.win Telling all Ma Knows Arout thk
Pacific Mail Sirsidy?Messrs. Beck, Da we
and Kasson, of the Ways and Mears C >mm'r
tee. this morning continued the examination ot
Hichard I? !r?vWj in connection with the Paciti
Mail Mihsidv, at his rooms ?t Wormley's. tin
wittie?s being too 111 to attend at tlie Capitol
The ccinreltteo examined h,:u two hours; but
secrecy with reference to his testimony wn
strictly ei joined. All that the committee wil
s'ate is that he was quite candid yj answering
all interrogatories i>rnt?oanried.
Personal.?The following are regi-dered ?
WiSlard'e: ? J. H. MilUrd, Omaha; J. W.
Avery, Gs.; J. A. Hopper, N. Y.; W. S. Jjhn
?ton at. 1 familv. Chicago; O. Beck with; H. I
C. Kwing, Scor'ar.1; F.J. Hallows, Scotland;
Gen O. S. Carrington. Va . S. Flanagan, Pa'I
delphia; Hon. W. G. Fargo, N. Y.; Hon. A. W
Markiejr, N .T ; Hon. S. W. Miller, N. J
? Paymaster General Benjamin A Ivor 1 us;
right, in leaving the rotunda of the Capitol bv
way of the east portico, slipped and fell dowii
the steps, breaking one of his legs.
The Trhapvry Secret Service?Tbe So
licitor of the Treasury has addressed a letter to
tbe Sfcrttary of the Treasury in refereuco to
the org .nidation of the secret service of his de
partment, in which he takes strong gronnd
Hgain.-t its abolition, which has been proposed
of iate. He shows bow it can be made more
effective, and att*e sametlme less expensive
than hitherto.^ Tte secretary has approved or
these suggestions, and is carrjtag o;it a new
plan of operations. Tbe servico wi;l remain
in tte j oin of numbers, at tlfcean?the same a
it is now.
Tan stasi>ard for rkcrcith for the army
will, until further orders, be as fellows:
For artillery and in'antrv, fire feet four inch?
an.i upwards in height, and weight not lev
tbaD cne fcnndied an t twentv ponnds nor w
than ere hundred ard eigh'v p^enji T.>.
cavalry, no? les* than tivs f. tt fiva inc.he* uti.1
rot if' re tV.an fi e feet ten inches ia height, am'
weight tot to exceed one hundre | and fi ty tiv?
poinds. Th s will not be applicable to musi
cians, or to recruits tor colored regiments, the
relations for enlisting whom will s*il;
r^main In force.
So ray? a War Department circular.
The sklbct committrb of seveu to wh")ca
W9s referred that portion of the Preiidetit ?
mt??age in regard to Southern outrages, wil!
hold a meeting to-morrow to determine thair
course of action. It is stated that the commit
tee will cr ly visit T.ouisiana, the sc;? jn not
admitting of an extended trip, and the select
committees upon Arkansas aitair* and the
Vicksburg troubles covering a j>ortioti of the
field. The committee will probably leave
durirg the holidavs. The select committee ap
pointed to investigate the recent troubles at
Vicksburg &nd Warren cantv, Mis-iteippi.
probably leave for there the day after Cbrist
ma-.
Gov. Kmona Wamts Louisiana Ihvesti
< athd Kiqht Away ?The following telegram
was received at the Lxecutive Mansion yester
day evenirg, and was this morning, by direction
of the President, referred to Speaker Blaine .
Xkw Orlbans, La., Dec. 16.
T? Presi'if,.' ?I resp^ctruliv a*k that jou
wil! use jour influence to secure the early da
part ire ior Louisiana of the Select Committee
appointed \estenlav. I am contident that an
investigation, thorough and complete, will vln
d i ate the policy ol vour administration; w.l.
strengthen tbe republican party, and will piict
tte Kate government of Louisiana in a m >re
just light before the country. The pre-enceo
a conim!tu>e here a- tt's juncture will also go
tsr to secure order, and I hope contribute In
pome degree to bring a'jjat a' solution of oar
difficulties. w. P. Killouo.
?
Political Notes.?An Indiana paper sav
Hon. V\ 1. Niblack is looming np prettv strong
in the Scnfttoriai contest. ????The n xt C n
gress will contain live members of the lOhAla
i mma confcdeiate regiment, ali S!m>a-pure
dumccr its. ????Tba democrat.' of Kentucky
are orgit g Hon. .i.tmfs 1; Book for success >r
to ex Governor Stevenson in the United State
Senate. Politics hi Mississippi w ill b? unns
u%lly lively during tbe coming month. A start;
Convention of tax payers ha* bosn called to
meet at Jackson at the siin-3 time as ihe st?t,.
legtrlature, and the latter boJv will ba ea'ne^tl\
entre a'ed to rcuiice the present oneroas rate ot
taxation.
Jay Ct < ke X Co. A<iAiM?At PhiUdelph'a
vff--relay, in tt.? Cnittd States circuit cou*t
In ti e case of Gitsvn an 1 others against th
trastte aid committee of cred.torg ot the estate
of,lay Cooke & Co.. the rearmament ord-'re<t
f*j the conrt last Wednesday was commeacid
l'te plaintitl 's bill was so amended astjpra*
tor a decree or account. An affidavit of th
trustee was j resented, denving that he pos
sessed or controlled a miJof:t\ of the stack o
tbe Northern Paciik- Itai!roi?d"company, or that
be had colluded with that corporation t> re
lieve the bankrupts from anv Habill'v itprtn
their subscriptions to its stock, or th?t tae cjr
poraticn *i< bankrupt.
A Philaielfhia E*be/zl*r. ? Robert
Matil, foreign exchange clerk at the Philadsl
j hia Louse e>t J>rexet Co., was put un ler
twenty thousand dollars ball last night to an
swer the charge' ofembezzlement. Tne allega
f or. is that by means ot lalse entries and thi>
registry of incorrect amount of biila of e xchange
be bad placed to bis credit at the foreign ex
chat ge house, the sum of about thirty thousand
dol ars. which had been draws out at varioa
timi-s by his ag?nts.
Fatal Bcrniko.? Mi?e Mary Lapaire,
(daughter or Mr. Yictor l.apaire.) IT yetrsor
age, et vN llmisgton, Del.,was so aeverelv burned
by the til setting of a lamp on Moinlaj'eveuiuH
last, as to cause htr death yesterday moruin".
Mr. Lai'airu was burned very severely about the
tme, at d his wile's hands were burned, as wa.
a so a votingsr Mster of the deceased, in their
e?oits to ?nbdne the flames.
An Accommodation for Working
Mothers.-The womtin s temperance aMocia
t oa of Jersey City 1 ave started a nursery or
tbe corner ot Henderson an d Havne streets, at
which women who wish to leave their home
durlrg tie da>. for work or travel, can d*poei'
tte r yonnk children, at a charge of only ten
cents a day. Suitable aurses have been en
gaged.
Twiid's cociiil are makirg ano'her effort
to liberate the in prisoned sta- sman by process
of law. 'l be points i a ed are tlie sa ne" as those
passed adversely upon by duoge Barrett, but
tbe application is now made to Judge Law
rence, wLo will hear argument to-morrow noon
them.
Th? rRRhBNT COLD wkatmkh extends alt
along the North Atlantic coast, but does not
penetrate westward. In Canada, Maine, Ver
mont and New Hampshire, uie mercury felt
dating Monday night fren flye to thirty degrees
below zero.
Soefrty. IV.C.
Tiik Giikat Tea Party ? I'here wa> bit one
fault to be found with the tea Party Ust night,
and that was?that it was too much of % ticfiM.
Tin cn>*d ww so great, from the beginning to
the end of the evening, that it was ainio-tiin
p;*sr.ble to see tlie t Abies or approach tlieai tor
refreshments. The ctfect of tie decoration an!
to'.kttes was not a-> marked a* they would have
b? t n in a more open space. The ladles *h t
undertook the stupendous work of organizjny;
mud carrying out such a nov<;l audwuod-iit .il
entertainment hs.ve certainly .*h>wn great ex
ecutive ability Th*y have proved tiia* toey
a:e well verstd in the history of their country,
at.<! b* glory which bbloiv* to the thir'-.'-a
original states. Toe tables wbi.'h repres nte 1
Florida ar.?t South Carolina were proiiti'' witti
tl'?? flowers, fruits, and products of those stats*.
They were bazar*of loveliness. Tbedark-cyel
1 ef.uttef who presided at those tables were tit
r< preventatives of the Sunny South. J h-? Mary
land fab.'e was conspicuous tor it* number of
It evolutionary reiics. The gilt candelabra*,
the pioperty'of Mis. steuair, niece ot' Mr
Central Hunter, have been in the fam.ly over
a iundted years.
I nch table was ro;sily of minute description,
a* d tvery la<l\'s dress was in perfect keeping
w tn the period represented- The pawdorrd
hiir and face, witn black patc&es, co
quettish cap*, prudish 'kercirets, and
dainty aprons, wet e becoming to all. It any
one doubts the existence of beauty of a? fair a
type as that ot a hundred years ago they had
only to be present iast n.giit, aod tii d tua" it i*
tho dress that makes the difference. Miss Pat
n>x wore a | ertecily pre?tr?cd brocaded dres*.
two hundred years old. The bark ot thedrass
waa cf the Watteau style, and so nearly re
sembled a toilette ot tte present d*y tbat its
novelty was inoailled. Miss Annie Jetfers wore
m entire costume which wr* osei a hundred
>ears old. Mrs General Kmory ?as the coun
ter j ait of the pictures of her ^reat grand
n o'fcer, Mrs. Franklin. She wore a tur.an oi
white tarlctan tbat was wcund about her head
in artistic style. Ail of thy d- s *eudatt >* ot
F i anHiii wore the turban instead ot the Martha
YVathii gt->n caps. Miss llrole locked sup?rb in
t.er t !d time drtss. Miss Jessie ai d Mane Wa'
'?-n w<-ie sniong the be^utie^. Ti e scene was
foil of inspiration, for ail tLe la ' ies an i gentle
men of the city participated. All seemed to ba
tired with a renewed patiiotism, and by ttvidly
reproducing tie tc-iivf aid e\e;iL? of our na
t on's birth, 11'ey tiv; ueceeded in warming
tLe hearts of ti??- j enple to h p.oper recoguiti >u
of celebrating tve Lni.t'.redth year of our inde
pendence. Th- reiit^ni.ial t'-a p irties whi;h
have been ht Id in ditK'ierit citify for t^e pit
year are only iute ?! 1 to attract fi? att-uition
of tee public, and are used a- a means of rul
ing funds for tlie gr*o l event ot 1
ihe dome id" ti.e rotunda was aiti.-tically deco
rated with flag?, ami the vast space leokel very
beautifnl. There was a bell on exhibition
w hese tongue hati proclaimed the g'.ad tidings
cl liberty to the people. There was a miniature
ship Willi men disguised as Indians tlirovrin^
supposed tea oxerboard. The attention or a
genuine Indian was attracted t<j these bogus
tellows, and tfce Indian for ten minute* gaxe l
wl'hout the movir.g of a muscle. The o'. l tl ail
of Kepresentatives wa? wrapped in a diai re
ligious li^ht, winch advert to the scetiic et: -ct of
the ro?rb:e columns and stituary. The marine
band, in uniform, with their music 8t?ml',eac.i.
of which hid a cardie, tbat mala t*ic
dur'nnjss m ;re visible, supplemei.tod this
efitof. There was a rostrum, trom whtc!
General Hawity, niul atterwards Secretarv
Kobesoii, addressed the vast throng. It was
impossible to hear the addresses, for thousands
of icoph' weremrgitig bark and forth in search
or tresti novelties and without any des.ra to us.
more than the one faculty of sight. Ni other
p'ace in the city loir the Capitol could h^iv i ac
cor.mcdated the multnu'Se. The Tea Party
will be repeated to-nig it.
? The bridal dres- of M;-n Blair, which at
tracUd much notice at the woddicsr vesierd^y.
was furbished, we under^UnJ, by Mitiui
Kama Sen!?.
AlSulr** lu t'onjjres*.
Fb'I JTlOftS IS THE H*?CSK.
T:i the Hcuse thi- mcu in^ (lenvrai Ohioiti ??.
prcfknttd tfce petition of Nicho'a^ Wli.M o.
Wasl.ink.ton, I). C , for campetisatioii ot los-3
aUeged to have been sustained Lv him in i-iim
qui lire or the occupation, use and partial dj
s-ruction oi c rt iin property owne<i i?tr httn ??
Ntv.itrt ws, \ a., doling t':e rebel! on. |>^
tbe r iiitary aotLuritiefl cf the Un'ted
He ais; preset.Ud an additional neri'ion
figred by O. il. Buxton atid one huudrel
tighty others, for a ires brt l^.i c-.-n".;z:<v,g
O'ecrgetown wiili ?,fce Vi'rgniaslicre.
ii;b HouflB t>i". iic r covM.rrsc
IB Ot this n.otni'ig. The I>i?tiict 'jjn''.. ?" > .
tts aitd the coR.cil?3ioot ru of tho t.nk:ng t'u .
were hea-d. The former advocate I an in
C'e;.?cof tLe sai iiits of c.rtoin c'er'.s uud-.r
their c ntrol,. The slnkit'jj fun 1 co;um - io ers
ad vacate;* t?.e pis'ap;eof the bill introdJced tn
the I!ou?e on Monday by Mr. OUipmai',
printed in Tub Stak of that date,) praying
Congress to remove the ambiguity of the gu*r~
atree of the interest on tha :i Co bonds. 1. > v s
J.Davis and Moses Ke'.ly mide argurap'its in
favor or the bill. Mr. Blow made a statement
with reference Ui the school accommodations In
r.eorgetow n, and a^ked for additional tacihtie.
The bill on this subject w?.s referred to \le? H
Cotton, <>'lark and Chipnun for examination
and report. Mr. Cowdrey, ot New Vork. ap
pean d in th?; interest oi those holding District
securities, and asked that provision he male
tor iho payment of the .January interest.
The District Commissioners rccointneu I 1?^
ls'ation tor the follow lug purposes: 1?\
Authority to inccase the coiupen-ation ol
George W. lit all, deputy controller, from .July
16, Wi. to De-ember 1,1>:4, so that 1.is siUr'v
dur.ng that tin e shall be at the rate of ?2,. ?
I er annum 'Jd. Authority to increase the l oai
pensatsio) oi H. Oerlly, as-;<tanf engineor. from
July 7,1S74. to i>e?;snil>ei I. KM. s > that his
-a'.?r\ during that t:ma sh ill be at t i.- rare ot
s3.0t0 per annum, tn explanation of this rec
on>ruei;ci iti'n the CrpMow-in rs sta'^ fur her
that th--se ctlicers are indispensable. Pii-j tur
tl'er recommend sa' tries ?s fo iows: Se-T?farv.
o |-cr annum; chiet clerk, >"ig\ne?rV j '
f- assi-tar r attorney. >- i > ; cashier c<>'
lectcr's office. ^J.'o : prin. ijni bf>okko?i>er,
controller'sollice, > ?; auditor, - a .
iNPt uoBWTs in Crr.4 If tlie news which
comes to us lroiu Havana i>e correct theOut?*n
Insurrection La- taken a ste,> for var l in<j~
threatening to Spanish power. For many
the Spani h author t.es I. iva fdlt tha't. e cnl
hnj e of rrUfhix.g the patriot# lay in con!i..
tritm within a nurrtwr toiritor/. " With this ov
Ject in vio-w f\'ens;vr> fortiti- at ? on- *^r>* huilr
across the wh<il^ islai;d. The pat:i>L- bavt
now snecceded in forcng this lino. As it i
their iitenti u to apply the torch to the plant a
tiocs ot the we'taru orp ittment arid invoke a
fervileinsurrection acom;det? z*':0a of
bus ne.-s n;.ty l.y looked lor?.V. T. Herald.
\xctimi/ j>o Taa D-a Tcna.?A voang man
of gotd addre-s tlnils a proiitable riode ot ruo
t-. ry in New Vork by calling at doctors' odices
ou'irg the hours when thev are :.ot at hoiu^,
at J, while being supposed ui wait for their re
t.irn, decamps with any articles of value he
may find. A i)r. Kdward Harwood was viet.iu
ized in this way recently. On being told by the
servan' that the doctor was not in, l.e said he
fca t ron e ali the way from Harlem, ai.d would
await bii return. On the doctor's return h*
foutd ro joung man, and soon discovered tint
be L.id lost a>inant:tj of clothing and some iew
elrj from hie adjoining bed-room.
Dbfkkcb i!t THI Goss Tbial.?The testi
mony for the defence m the Goss case in Balti
more was begun yestcrdav. Thr?e witnesses
swere 1-ositlvely that A. C. Goss was not absent
lrem Baltimore at the time when the Newark
witnesses testified that a man whom they iden
t fled as A. O. Goes had been at Mrs. Toombs',
in Newark, and one witness testified that at the
time when the Newark witnesses say I dderzook
WpS at Mrs. Toombs' to see A. C. Wilson he was
in liHit<more with b:m and with young ladies,
who are to be placed on the witness stand.
AccMriLsosY KDci ATioif lav, similar to
tbat which will go into operation next month in
New York, is enforced in England. There is now
a novel difliculty in London Tn the wavof exact
ing compliance with its provisions. The holiday
pantomimes and spectacles at the theatres em
ploy hundreds of children, and the pay is six
shillings a week. As the fine for parents who do
r ot send their children to school is usually bat a
shil lng, they pay it when brought Into court, w
they are about once a weekend keep on break
ing the law. Higher penalties are proposed.
Jay Cookb & Co/s Cbbditoks Judge Cad
wallader, at Philadelphia the other day, when
pressed to Interpose tome fresh obstacle to the
distribution of the assets of the Jay Cooke es
tate, said: ?? Jt will not do to let poor creditors
starve while lawyers are fighting over book
cases and abstractions." ? pretty sentence,
that u quite creditable to the judge.
i^The Troy Times says that about a hun
dred steamboats for canal navigation will le
built this winter.
9TK convention or the New England friends
of the movement to secure a religious amend
ment of the constitution of the United States
met ia Boetoa last night, v 1 w
FOETY THIRD C0NGE233.
?. ?
TaruoAT, Dccemtitr IT.
SI.NATE.?The Chaplain, in lit-* operong
prayer, said : '-We thank Thee, O l.ur 1, lor t!.e
women of Aaeri.'i. Wo thang The** tor our
wives, our mothers, our s>?ters. for ai the noble
women who. since the tlaie of the Kavo'.ot .??
down to the present hcur, Intro niadj the nam ?
of woman honorable la this land, wit ?re prav
Thee to help teem nil in every g'>ol worlt."'
the mmmrrroi kim kalakm'a.
Mr. l>mo'i, from Hie joiui sp<* : tl o-'-m
roiitee app< 1MM to tak;? m?'*? : I - for tae
re oepti .u ft Kin? 1\ tlftkaua. >*nb;?it>< . tho fol
lowing order or arraiitfeiut o:? i'he King will
te iu attendance in the Presidential in rn iu
the rear 01 t .e Senate chamber. tomorrow,
(Ft:il?yt) ?? 11 c) a. tn., where the Senators
wlil he presented to him. At 1213 i>. m ,
the Kir.p would he esorted to the Ha.I
of tl.c UoiiM o: lit pretentH?irv. ari l would
be received by tho Speaker. lie submlted an
order that the Senate meet a the tivitl lio n,
aii'l (ha; at I'Z 15 p. in. a te?? fee taken. Mi
Um SeLatt ?roewi in a M| to too h?U t HM
Hou.-e to join in the recept.ou ceremonies.
Adopted.
Mr. Hamilton, o' Maryiaid, presented me
morial ol C. C. Kjltuu, aid other* ot Hairt
nivjre, a.-kii^ abolition of tax on i notion
matches. Inferred to Commitreeua tiname.
Mr. Han.lm presented petition ot Lacy
lii.kir, and otbi-rj. k.ihin^ compensation for
et rtain services tendered by tbu'.r ancei>tort in
the revol' rlonary war. Keterred to CjniTuV-ic
on Kevolutiooary Claim-.
on moron ot Mr. Prait, the C >mni.t on
Pension* Wire dscLar^d trout the fuitier
comideiaiion ci the re-'lation directing it to
inquire into the expediency ol providing Vni
San e ii i. u lor loss ot arm ahov. the ? lho? a*
lor ioss oi leg ah. Vt the knes. Ha sa ? ; this
ject hail been acte 1 ? n at the I*-t
Mr. Ing&llsiiit odnoed a bll ' ? or.'tn . * the
judnial districts of Oklahoma a d es:a*>iish
ooiiit" of the liiittd Statos therein. it>.*'errbd
to Con.miUre on the .ludicaty.
3 he steamboat bill wa? then taken np. and
reading at leng'h c nc'.uLd, a .d the b.U wa?
tht n laid oTt r till l'u.?day 11.\*. at the t isiK
tioii ot Mr. ltoutwell.
Mr. Motrill (Vt.} wiMnitt- ?! a cooctt^rou, r,:<*
olutioi. authotiMi.jt the Cf.ntennitl Ai^vjoiatiou
tn uso tt.e roli<nda thi* event ?. J'a - if.
Mr. Frrhnghiiycen, iron the C >miuittde o;.
AgrituHnre, rfp?:rt?d a b I appropriating
trr the t-penil dis rihQt<on of MPd<?,
*hioh was arrend'd by reducing the a:>pf-?p:i*
t on to i u, Hn>l lb? b'll Uh ? pnnC
Mr. llun lui r? jott <i from tuc Comni.tlee o
M'ttf ;md Mu i ic, Ho^tss fci'.,?o amen 1 tecti.^n
?r> of act of May 1". 1872, to promote the dove!
npmer.tof ?l>o iiiiinu^ reeonreee ot t!?e I'uited
StattF, which whi?din o^-d a?>d lailotrer.
TllkS D1SI Itli'T HILL.
w?8 then tak^b op, 1 h>- ?intvion bs-in? on the
amendment Mr. 1 hurman'9, to Htriko out
the word 4 Keg frits" wl erever it occir* and in
hert ><OwaliMMir,n which w:v< *'>.r?-e'l t<>.
Mr. Morrill (MHi.ne^ moved to amend th? T' h
section, to provide that there sha'.l i>a but one
corocer imitoad of three; a^retd to.
Mr. Bayard ca'led atteniion t > t*ie I -!h i*e "ion
in relaii'jn to the ISjard of K\ which lie
ea^l was cumhorsrimo ai.'l tan -k.
Mr. Mortaa ??:d thtr.- i ? ? . . ?? of t. .
ldll of wh'.ch be totally - > ? ? lr to.?V
I rem the poople of this 1> ?ti. . a ";jUtiou
i.unibt;ir;g 150 ? 0 a . n : I i?n pipu
latienoti>on:e t the.-tail > : .? ? nthoiath
right to a)!uiinl?ter thoir ?> ?>?? ?? gjvernmeat
and | ut that (orenrax ni in the Nkeaalnl
ot tl;r<.e mm to he ?ppolate t ! ? M PtmM? t
TLic was anti-republican; it w-t* antulcni
cratie, ar.U ho could not roto ivrlt. He knew
what m ull be said about it, t'.at it wa?ana:
tenij tto get rid of coloredmtt'rtige id tins D j
11lei, where the experiment fir.-t tried. He
had heard that there were white men intbe
lJirtriot who woul.l be g'11 tosarrenoer the s.if
fra^e tbem-^lres in order to Lave the colored
men deprive J ot it. He did not go m far A^hi"
friend ircm Maine In believing tliat Oongres
??liould exercise tho 'ole mi 1 ahao'.atc iuri-d j
tion in tiiis iMstrict. (Jor.gress h-^d the satac
powers<?rer t?.e t-.rritories a?over t'ai I), trior;
ar.<l i^ haa no mjre ri^ht to depriva them
of their own government th tn it woul I have
to d.ptiTO tt.e people ot the territories.
TICS9 peep'' bi o T.er? a ru i h enti led
t > the privilege or local ae'.'-goTer.i
mrnt a? the p opie oi ariy ot'i r put. n
of tie It ion. '!: people if Mi ? oi:y hi 1
t'j<- piirilefe of t'? e'ins their o?i. i'rigors. I;
Coi jr. s* had Uje right to rt tU'j power ic
govern this Distr.ct to farec men. it '? <d the
righ' to delegate it to th.- pc ; V theru-elv .-" lit
won'd say no more than that *t the proper tia??
he should t r bi. amen lravDt to nuke Pie tor-e
'>u>ir.""r,r ot'ofve !<y'l'c people, it.e o*J d
ttMlkU byll.8 I
Mr. M rti'l. of Mair.*, r-j-.iei t# >Xr H^ioti
a? ;? repealed hi- ,-'v?r ttiat r oferle tw. !c.- t!.^
const it at on thcra eotjU be r.j ??'?jJu tii ng
loot', self governs :nt in this D.Ftricr. I >i Cor
urpts wan ?.< -te.l the ex^li' iv.> jurisdictia.i, ?? 1
it had no right to ilulegatd it. Vmwtng'.t as a
i|QcitiOti ol t \pedietjcv, he asktd. would auv
one want to go bauk" to tho inaleq i^t J a l
miii'tratlon oi the local eover^me/it prior to
1KQ? an ai'iniiiUtiatlon which was foll. ^eu I v
mediociity . "i d made ta-8great cap;'il ol t! "?
United Slat'." inferior to any of the p'.ate capi
tals. ard iufe? or to mot' oi the citios ot the
com try. And would any one want t j go l>a *
to tiic administrati. ti of the lt-t thiee ye
Me wished to say uothiug against the ent.:i',is
iiig gr ntkmen who t':id eontrol of thisgovei u
ment in tho last three \ears. Thev had done a
g'eat deal ot good work, and had beautitied and
improved the city very much, but this system of
novrrnmir.' was t o expense Mr. M. then
replied tj th.-> objections of Mr. Ba\anl to th?
excise section, aLd opposed the motion ma-ie by
that Senator.
Mr I?ayard remirked that he fuily agreed
wilh Mr Mor.ili as to the exc]as:re po#er and
jurisdiction cf Congress over the District, and
said that !t could relc^ite that i>o#tr to as
many or m few as .t pleased.
IlOl'SF "F UEPKKSENTAT1VKS ?Mr.
I.owe (Kan ) introduced a b;i: to create ths ju
dnial ustrict of Oklahama. Ueierred to Com
mittee on Judiciary.
Mr. * nth, from the joint committee to make
arrangement* lor the proper reception ot Kia^
Ka'.akaua, presented a report to taa ettect that
the king would be received on Fridav (ty-mar
row i. at 1- 15, in the Hou^e of liepre>elit*t(ve.-.
Senator Camerou, cha.rmanof tlio Foreign 1; ?
1 itior:fl Committee of the Senate, will intro iuce
the king, and Speaker li'.a ne w U deliver . n
adiirtss oi welcome. Vice President VVU-. n
wul occupy a seat beside the Speaker, and tb?
Senators will occupy .-eatK on the ugh; ol thi
Speaker ^ chair.
Ox. m? tioii ot Mr. Cirfie'd, the House went
into Committee oi the Y.'hole on
T ilK I.ElliSLAT i V K Al'PKOTSI ATI^N li:LL,
Mr. K. Koberts (N V-> in the chair.
on motion ot Mr. V. heeier (N. V s, the c! ri
eai toic^of the Adjutant General'/* (t oe was
reduced to as to disi^nsc with the clerks er.
gig'-d in settling ae-.oaiits to a?'-ortain t..
anoint due the militarv asylum. This mot to
w.t- u conformity with the umendmoi.t ad ?: te :
on Merii.j for the reduction of cier.c?l t.>r,
and making piorieion tor the asylum '>v direct
appropriation.
iSOTHKK NIGHT OK TUB TEA PARTY.
Pcndug further considerat.on oi the b.ll the
committee temporally rose, and the House con
cuind Si: the Senate resolution extending t^e
t.me :or the oecup tt;ou of the rotunda by the
Women's Centennial Association another ciar.
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Tuvirr. to "DaAT"' ras JJu^t.-Prxcs.?
WilMsm Sparks, a conductor or the Sec.nl
aTtnue iiue, was arrest^l yesteriJay. It is
charged that he u-ed a ta'se pun^h. Oat of
one sii.'e ol the machine projoctel a h'ioked
*i;e that was attached to aspriDg inside, and
when the wire was pnitedthe was run,j
The puuoh waj attached to a leather ber
around the waiit. A thread tied totheenl of
the wire hnng around hia nesk. and bvdrawing
back his shoulders siighth ho rut'g the bell iu
the false pouch?X. F. *un, 16/a.
Automatic Flagmkm.?The Illinois Central
raiiroad company are trying the experiment ot
automactic flagmen. A gong is substituted for
the sentinel warner, an! is rung by electrity
w:th snch noisy result as to give notice of an
approach of a train scmii minutes before its
, coming. The instrument is laid under the rail
and telegraphs to the gong as soon as the train
strikes it. When the train is fairlv over the
crossing a spring operates so as to check the ac
tion ot the electricity, and the sounding of the
gong ceases.
Hard Times asd Blildiho Associations.
It is stated that in view of the destitute clrcum>
stances if so many workmen now out of employ
ment In Camden, New Jersey, several of the
hmlding associations to whom such persons
belong will, at their next meetings, adopt reso
lutions relieving them from the payment of
monthly dues during the winter, or until thev
can procure work, so that the monevs they are
required now to pay may be used to surpoU
their families.
Thb Nation cays there is a labored style of
clumsy good sense about the President's writ
ing which biings him down to the level of the
masses and makes him popular. On the other
hand, we derive from this toe conviction that it
Is the Nation's fastidious style of graoefnl
idiocy that nuJMf It ?o m?p?fuUr,?0U? Stou
/ourn?J.
TELEGRAMS TO THE STAR.
?.??
Xen V??t-K ^i??tna
V jrc? T?fOW.
N?w \ rk. I I ??* nf-1 ?
of b:Tlards, on* tluMi>*nl pun'?. K<i>n. i<
torn , lltMH Frau - ChMi| >?4 Cji lie ?' u
?ISiw.. !? I lirr , IN 7 V1 ?. * ' I; e I i.i
? Tici. ry tor 1 bu?v I \ I ? to9Jb poista.
thi specie i=H w.vr
to I'Ufop* ? U of It ' t* I'
gold rvio a; <1 the ht ance si' ver.
CMR1STMA* O* Vfltvol.
TbtfffTfn lpg o n.aii'i p .>r th* s* ? l I *
cl-ang^ derldtd not t j clinw: tbe e*ctian ??? i
Saturdays foitoirirj C'ti-tm * - i.<i New Yeai >.
A HALF Mil l l<>X MM I ?W
In fold was awarded to div *' rum 11 4' , to
111 41.
WW. M. twiw
was taicnfnxu t'o pfn.'eu'ivj to tbe o
and t ) miner court on a wri' oi / ?
this a. m., sr..1 tbe weide:.'.- return ?i' tra
versed lit the relators c< nnv: .i t ?? > > |tl
similar to the f? tiUoa as to the sentence he:
tS(ir?it i:'? ;"?i.*y ot ti'e.'.'i"^ senU' s
l>otMl, ?mtif jur-sdirtiOB in the court which
tried Lim. and tuat the j if veit notfupu
e cd accordng re law. fh< counsel s 'ggeste l
taitibtT hi allowed to st it* what theirpveoN
were, and then to band them in and haretLe
C 'i,rt | a:> upon tfiem lave a cert orari o i tbe
IT id, and il'-t the va-e tothe court <.f appals on
the ?r.?t Monday in January. Ttey wtnfto
t rove thitihe reco rd of con,let on ? as al:?~-d
ir? m i!.<* verolct \s given t>j thejarr, in 1 ti tt
a Bi?t ti to correct it ?a.?- dentt ?!. '1 tie IHstrict
Attarmt ?. rt ?,i irtd time to cor*i ler w ti ?'ucr i
weu'd den ti or .win i.-me l ..? ca *? ?d
.<onivtd to Tuesday, and the pn- d r was rc*
untitled.
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IVrt'iitii Mnt(<?
IIBaVT CALL t Y H*;nr IN FHi*. >.
Pauis, I)*'Cembtr i7 There way a heart fall
of mnw iii tJ^e northern section ot Franca yee
tetday. ? ,t'. ? t-itv ot AifiK,tk< aiplnld
the d^j attn.mt cs >iatne Kt l.??; e, ihc roof of
t'.-Markt-t Hall, unable tm ^-jfi?i: the w?'i<ht
of t ?? MM'W that uecutnnla'e I n|>on it wave way,
CHuMii^ tte death and injury of toatiy i*er?>u>
'? -V. v k'h Hm K I P.
Hprli^, I>eeeniber 7 Jt in ruTiored that
liiMT.arck it-g-iron t^e artan ot the l.e'ch^-a^
yoterday in votirgthat in order to uphold i;h
dignity t! <= rot?t;ti>t?n ??boul 1 l>e amended ?>?
ai? to jTevonr ti,o arn*?t ct a (1e|-uty d irm^ a
region equivalent to a rote ut want of r<> iC
denoe.and wdetermine.I tito-ijjri. It l? fur
ther ^ald ttat in eotine<!urti^e of th>'<??i w? e!
the cfaareeiior the reeolatititi will l<.> n, ?litl.;i
at to da\ > timni; of thi Kelcttsrag.
EiMkNCKIi roil MCTIRT.
U'KPoa, iVmBiher 7?Tbe crew of the
Hrifklcfl'y at l.!ffr|OP'., from (??'*?-?? ot?, have
been aer.tereed to in>i?ri?ftimet?t 1 -r term^
raiigiiig fti'C, - x to tight ?eek? tor mn'.ny.
Allnlr* In AlntiHriiw
KKMI.KATloa OK A JCMI
WfSTi < mkkt, Ala.. Heceuit?er IT ?.Tu.l^e
K M. Kielp,ot the Kufaala eitv eonvictl, now
Washington,ba? r<-?l^tted Ar Scie^ of tmpeaeh
tood nere itridinj in thi general a*t>-in'?lv
agniRbt t>ia:. He i? alf*u undt-r Ind.c'm-t.t t<?r
felony. General A'| hens iSaker hae t>een a<>
po'.ntcd to succeed him.
TRLRK WAH a COL''R*t> R " V
bete to- da v. and one nepm wa? el; an ! another
?taM?fd. Neither necw-trllv fa'?l.
A ntMinic ^ii|t?*rlutetit: ji "Tnnlpred.
Pittpbl"un, f a., l>ee aj;i -. 17 \ r>u-r<ta>
n.orniti^. .It)liii A. i>l:u?* ? .p- r ntrnieut <>t
l)i:<jue?iie coal Wcrk*, wa? ttrej on atid fatally
vr<>u:id?d by totue one oiikuosn whiie uaViu^
ILe r.tual tour throng': the u-itiee.
A tSC ILTV mmSTKK'.4 C'?> ?A
fj t-. '.al to tbe Chicago Tilbvne trom tiran.l
Itapidf. Michigan, l>ecec.l>:r 11th, saya I?r
Fi?k. the adul'eron? pa-tor. b?* written aid
cauefitol-e publif-hed U.e to.lowing letter of
eonters)fti.
To <ht Public.?I frankly confef* to the titar
fill r'.n of ?hicti I am charged and wt 1 not be
cowardlv enough to lie or *evk a palliat on ot
my aeaineM and guilt. T rin o.ily crave the
p tj at.d com pa* on of the wotid I have oiletd
ei', ar.d ILe fergirensM whf !i my ? neer? atid
pTofcutd ri pentacce before God m I mai c*1 r
tor. I have returned my let', r ot lt-".o\v-Li;< to
the denomination 1 have :ogr: it u ly a?r.cksn,
ai.d abatidoned the prole-r 'jii ah'c-i I l.w . s
deplorabiy ahamed. Maj Oo.JantJ mxt i <rj a o
l tsive me. ariJ a J :ne to do fom? bumVc w.\ k
iu uft Jfet fortbe^oed oi an iety. I atn not a
coward or a rnoak ri n.ake AdaaiV p .-atliAt ? a
woman did It.*' If way my own wt'sk an 1 u -
go-irded f=ca! thrt, Iti moment oi tre:izv
wnngbt mv dovniall. In pt:?;??.!*,:? uci un
utttraL'.e ^otro*,
(i? 3Uru), 1*. Fi*k, jr.
Tut 1'iPrx.T < v a KictD KNvoacKVF.nr !?*<?
T K K Ptt??Htr:ToKT l> i*?> >>> L\ A HI A ?
For irote than a year tbe Ikil i. tion !i > h.v
t?t eu in force in the towii ot Wf^-t Oa?stt,r. Pa..
and tbe ret-uH* are far trotnbeini aiaati?factory
a?1 fht- temperanceadvotate?- auiicipated.tkougii
I rttfy rhr.-wil obet rrerji ho .l tha? they fairly
illu>.trafe the inevitaMe t queue-' to liie (??. -*
ciilorcenifnt of pr;>bib'iory laws. In Wif?t
Ol.et'fer many ttoail ciu'as havo f-prang into es
'?tenee. 1 heir membt tk aie. alo> *-t e^ c'.::Fivcir.
vor.ng men between ntriteeo au>t iwent.-lour
vearr of age. A ytara?oth? ~ yo.ing uci>ti?rmen
seldom . rank a !{!*-!* ot iu'.oicoa'.in^ 1 ijuor: bat
iicw Intoxicated yonng m?n are ire-iaenrty en
cour.terrd in the frtiet-t?, and a lw-r .?jiiatit^tv
of intox eating liquor arrives in Wert Cheater
than beiore the enforcement ol fie law. A
brn-k bti?ineK? ia done by men who ^ j about
with abottle of whUkv in one pocket ai?l a gla- -
In the ether, du>pen^ii.g the epirit? a*, ten oeut.
a dtiiik in lane^ ar.d ai'.eywayf.
Wf'Si; ?>w thjc Cehrafmal ?
rhilailt Iphia fiai ers reprcset.t the work o.n the
(Centennial buildings as pr< grtneitig t?ro<ab!y.
The conrra. tor i-? trying u< place tbo greater
I>ortii'n of Mt nuori?l ha ' under temporary corer
to allow work i^s.de duriu^ the winter. The in
terior waiia have rcached a height ot a;?out fifty
teft.or above the -pan oi the ar< he? which form
tbe entrance to the magnificent re-tibn!e. "a
tbe otericr wails a'l the roa&b gran.te up to the
watrr-tal'le is in place, ar. ! on the sooth we**
cornir the majors have ia>l a considerable
qnantiiy of the fire IJichriotH grai.ue which is
to lorm the >.nperfctriicti re. I"tn.ugh of it is now
raid at the Memorial hail to Indicate iti> beau: v
at .l dtir.cr.atrate the lmi-o-ing ohararter or the
edifice. The gram'e at the ?juthwe*T corner is
.about! I* feet aoovetlie wttei-table. It is hacked
w.;h br.ck laid in cement,the entire wall bsin^
live feet thick, and i? to be Continadd to thd IuS
height.
SaocstVt; M t B;'BR?Scniay ni^ht !a- a
man named doh. Roaadv,ta caafuj *
woman caidto be a prostitute, werts in a s* uoi.
in Cahoakia vii'age. six tn'le^ below St. I.'jins
on t'ae l!lincis tide, when Gus Fi.?her. |-r?>;>rie*"r
of the salcon madd improiier pro(KiM(? to the
woman, and Hounds, in return, threatened t<
outr.igo a little tlau^hter of F:-?her, wheriupor.
the latter seized a can arid si. >t thi to,> o:
Kbiirdr' head oft. Kii 1?r;_ bitn- Bj li m?n bid
been drinking heavily, anl were very bar '
cacec. fisher lain jail.
A ScPKfc in \ Hoboksm ? hi rcii _Th? Rev
Charles Faikt-r j reached In th^ 1 r-t Keformod
churrh. Hoboken. on Sunday nijtit. Ila las'aoJ
social customs, and was particularly ?erore or.
talis and parties. He u?et the defalcation ot
Frederick Kiennen, cashier of tba Hoboken
Savings back, as an iliurtrat-on,saying tUa; hr
had taken ^75 <X0 ritb wblch to buy f*?t hjrses
md fhtr.c In ciciely. At this j?? 'ut a ladv
fcrcamed and fainted, interrupting tbe gormori
She was the wife of lie dctau'.U; wetitn&ed by
tbe picacher ?.V. 1*. Sen.
A CAef of kidkaffiko has occnrred in In
diana. bat it is .(uesUonable whether or not It
was within the pale of tbe law. An Indiana
citizen w as being taken by court officials to Obi
c igo cn a rt'iuUition when bis friends rescued
h.m and arrested hU captor. Which party was
In the rigbt remains to be settled.
A Wi,'?Mipsi*q.?Mrs. Peter Scarry of Or
aige Mountain, N. J., drew $ijo from the Or
a- ge savings bank, and $l,9Wfrom the Newark
-aw.ngs hank on Wednesday last. an1 witb two
c ilrii en aba: do red Ler husbands home, .lohn
M. Gat ry, a boarder |in tbe boose, also disap
l oared."
F*v. William Lat, the Casey eounty, Ky..
preat her who was recently arrested for ad uiterv
and released on bail, has eloped with the female
concerred, and his ?hereabouts are at present
unknown. He leave* a wife and four children
b.bird, and also an indictment pending agaiuet
him lor incendiarism.
?7*Arkan?as lost S20,OK) in money, and
*'-?-,000 in state script by the failure ot Stod
dard's bank in Little bock.
?7"It is rather odd that the supply ot water
in tbe inebriate asylum at Bingbamton should
be inadequate.
WAmong the luxuries of a new hotel in San
Francisco will be a band of twenty performers,
who are to be regular y attached to the house.
Vlf Von Arnim had been an American he
would hare eitaer got a stay of proceedings or
had his case postponed indefinitely.
VOneofthoee Vermont ghosts speaks np
and callsl)r. Beard an as*. If the gboat would
only stay material! cod long enough bo CO old be
ftccQBjBQdattd with ? DWl nit.
T"" l>?M Rnrflun
" T*iK "K?>B.IS Hditi.l ?_> V AIV
* PAW ri4ti.il *?'?? ?i(i up M(w
rukR.
A special * ...patch to th PhiVlri, hie Tr
fr lvr*. !> em Net t3 .?? i,,^
? M .t* ILent lit) ( reval.rti al. da* a' lollC* kM<~
rs t* f hi- city k?4 ?('h? U??..k , a rnormV*
?ii* if lie U.t' Uil.c?<i( th* tw ? kufilm
J**T J': {*? ^ '{'r Win *i rrounded
K>tA *?n'iOitif? in ?l e e\j>ertati ??> of ocas new
? re ?>} ti rt a* ih? mi- Chart e
? ? n -t.*c?nc urton of lb* r\?m notion of
i' ? N? 1i ?. U.i* a trri>oon. by tt.e rorwaer's nh?.
*? 11 f fi ?j Id tlie room wrf ordered to
t? ti t the place i.a tbe itrsnit of three f-n
?Vmev. wh ? T'l-r'r lo.t.,.1 at tt.e N>die* ai d
? Ven viiii i r. jiu Mjuitii.g r 'n' 111? kirh tht
r. r\-*tp Wi re TLe?e iuen wf re < *f Heine .>t
? ? * Vr >'"t ?"'?rli<K?w
sr .< tne tuna ,lfen ol New \?rk. ?i;o ?aw?
?|? Ml Mir Mother m t> e ot
New k**k wiU. the mi??4og 0*.>i
Vk->. M..?hfck AMI HSk ' >V.
ft. in.fr?^,?u-!jr.ooi'. .it ofe*?ith her a?
t1 ? I : . <ll h.T.k K. ? HrtrwMMtbKMMB
? l***".ded to bo a ftrangtr. H? oftorcd a'
c ?? nu i *ti. u lor t?-r a. 1 h, r cti u m 4 bo'el
?i >? u' ,lM ?< ?ct kn-w ii s - -.1,1.., . %r,. rl
a? tb* to:, i l:< nott ed ln?; rr ,?r ?r*| ,n# fiat
ofr-ciai , ,hc wtI.,., ?.,^r eVamluV
i. n a! owea ?,rr to fo. Tkl* * *.iVmxVrm
Outtbecl.idw.Ui ti, r wa? u/.J^ KTto!
;^Lvr,v *1 -? ??? S
cranio ? ol tm *?or\ s , cr tt< n i.e .. ...
t i??d ?b,t r?e man ?a? tigh*. ?? j i M
p'e*! * P-'werteobta ii ? cl-i*r?-ho
a hi real-. i.t# vl f ? ?i>ui?n. ot t o iraa ts?
* *ci I !?? t Lu?. ITu1. iiiill Vr . n I d. iu
" ? ' I '!?" r?? t .ni tt-> i *i - ? _
lie La I. 1 t.t? ,*t - t?.
i ? k'*? at t m i>? it.
t r? ?r :n lu hfvr:Koii>on. ii> n na > to t' ?
n. rkB ?uit a i.;tiiUn.| : a: r |?i?if
< i rau I I. ? tii.> .. . r I! ..
?i(>. i h<?? ? m.i ^
? ,<1,f'i.1Le ?'*? ?' rt '? Vr? J| ? It>*
v .. * * . B e IhM NWK MN l,HmL
N >?? ' * ? I.-, .. . :.at?
/ . , ; <-0<* , 1 l*? (?? ???nar%B:6
iv i. '? n aalnl l.y I I ,
Walter wtr,iVu . , , ? ,,rw
Water*ic?f4 ft l.
?Mm* ci<t rc-.M'te . f ii on ci.t th.
tiiiit.ty ,, il.n me, j.Mltf . , , ,M?
tody, Mmi.i- ??) think b? to ouc m ih-iuT
OhHhm r? ? r thr K K ' \ Ki m(i ' i
TBKlfBLVtfi P. N?? .i , , ? , , JUt?
ner*my?: ? |.;ntv .... (U.a ,UI
day ab ut K K !u\ c?ar n.T.. i >
?:a?e ttiriTH-Ire- iv oJj1fc, I , k % ,, *
i unrerinif <?! ?ourt. .lad*. Mi- ?r?. klffn ?
?mleiXMd that a'i tb?- mon n tt,r V
tOj;ir.- ilKium.i.f up. ii u,r> 0,.ul , ,^ ^
ot W n? li?lt;y,lea!t mrk. I ? i, . .-i, ,r,,e ?,th"
ftm d .jnrTilDil(>' Fife l>io> orrt-i n, *o i*?;i ih(i
"itei Tion ol Itio jury to tlie tact r,.? ,|, wl,?
OM Waiiilv t rovied m maak uwrr b o ?? tr.-ai
i ?.nl mtio t.a.; t>? en iruilti ?r , , 4r, Ht?-rof
feu e, would only j?e?U6jf, t iotr.?: r ,r u.lf.1e
meiiior nmltr the flr? nocUon o' ?, h,? ...
??. w? 1. h .trpi^T ?
. . a? tb <t m.-retlou
if tliojur*. Tba mrn,,^ ot the *Kn ^"? a! ?r
rr" ",t"( ?r??';Mtr.a.d t..licJ
1 ? ywerer. mlted to take H', ttiMt
tbt-y *on!d nrrer aft^r gu in m-k. r ,r m a "v
niai ner tonmnei t tliem?^|v ? ?,t|, %TIT nrg .
zvMn ottho na.ur* of Ku hl??, aut tboy ,t;,|
f*.V1* - S',,nf lH,ud 10 ke^ l^e lor one
j t It ?
A* Kr.'HTnr t:? M KiXAl 1 IS ? A' M?.1S
5^ i m-ni ?a.. a 14^.
ij VUMiOT, ot tll^
liai^iuote. Pi!'-b?r?h ^n.l Cj <(f, ra '*ai <.
K Spr.?p, goaeral a^oi.t ot tlio Hi' - m .r, a? !
1. ' ,!* ,,r *'>??biirc
aaiieiinTcxioM. aud
?!? .i. ??*"*ral -dp rlnu*Lib*i<t
ot tb* Atlantic ami,; re a* We?t r!> ra !? ?v toi
tbc f uiiiitr? or a tiiue trt i^ht line bMtirn Ni ?
l,?1.,1 Mr"*0, ?-a tUe Et.e iil.uiann,
?>,rrn',? Mawttel.J. Uotioo t ? Olll
ra^oty tbo newly cot.iplrteJ hi.e of tU?? ll?!ti
and Ohio ra.Jtoad. M.-.-arra-v auntViw*
a i'iM to 'odof-rodentor ttio
1-ake Sbnr? road. aL?l alM ^rurr* to thn Balti
Riore ai.d Ohio a line to Sew Vork lor the (a. i/Jit
It ray receive at ? hK-?Ko. It m au*. r-r,"
th. thri,?,'h bTthi" av ii I .ij
the dtflereni-e in ? .age b ytrar^ferr-t.? the bolv
cl tie car> to thi- tra< k* or eicher road.
if* [*****?*"? SCIT.-The trt?l of M?se?
Chaaibcrltli for ?ending thrcu^ti t^e uia.i ?. ar
??"r??~r<.nlZnK to Mr Aar .n Va?
,Urf *,*" l,,*on lu V* Vork Tue*!av
(?etore .'uit^e iientmct. Mr. Cbaiu Sort mi ?rk)
?? an elderly man. and u weal?v a 7ew
? * judtfn'?"t e red IT or of Van
vaikeuburg to the extent of K'-ny The latter
iur' ant ur'n aK<? *" a bn-.k.
rut'I.AD.I Jlr.l vrltb H ri< ?r k*i rn.
"f'.ft ,n^ l!ie ?'?v?"-nt or til* . la, a
liif..li. it im iliar?td,pent c,r.l? to dr
WnTalkenburf ai;?! to hu Alon lt, In wbich'i?
? n ^W" ''??BLl,re'' *n,t other oifonaiTo
llr vitrall* *1. *"b l*'J !'?ti0n- to
Mr, \ att V_kcLbi:rg to p%y fcil
. ' KflHi.'-Tki believer'- lr "epiiitoa1
?*t*r?..mt?' have rtrelrod a ?er'-rK ?h?
cc.tt.ht in ncArd ?igoed by Kobert l>ale <?(irei!.
*?J ? ttrcBBMtantial eyiaer.ee, which I
hate obtained, induce? rue to withdraw the
a^urance? which I have Ltreto'or* civen at
niy contidcBO* it the gennlne cL*ra. tor of cor
ta:i Kanife*tatione fireeenttd :a-t rummer is
*y rteitaco, tLrough Mr. an 1 Mm Netoan
?.r.n.< v He allndtf# *o rfc? wraowlint cel?>bra
K ng. ' l?r. Uenry
I Child give* notice tfcat he "wTll no lonrer re
ce.ve a,,,,iicat.oM , onneeted with th' m-an-r,.
ol Mr. and Mr?. Mclnu-#. now in Phi'.adeli.hia,
the n.atate- a*'.on> l?eltig maatlifaciory."
I)j?TR?fsiKo Srtrtt.B?(?o Mot,-lav |??t a
rf^ecUl... >oang womari nam I Muk Ciara
l^i.ty. i i chi.-'er. I'a , a^jc t f *i-ar*. coaaiit
ted ?oif de by taking a.eenic. Ihe ml;
al igned tor the act i* that tier lite h*i been
threatt r.td I y a crary fellow who ronaerlv
?oarded with her mother. He rej^atrd hi*
threat on NUuilay afternoon, a: the >arue t.m?
itakirg J?n o^tentatlau- .llnpiav a r.-volver.
Atfcoii a* Miar Kilpy jfot lid of him s<tie weui
belore a magirtrate and awore out % warrant
oi arrest tor tue uian, and then time hom<>
a-Mimc11 oomtalUed ?utciJa i>y taking
A i.o*u Jornmr bt Tw.. Littlb Gtbt a t*
Sbarch cr Ti.Bir. Fathbk -1'?o little r\rb.
r*y(icctiTcly aeTCB aLd n vear*. roaobed
K cLraoi.J en l '!e.?i!ay. having trave.ed all the
way from San Franriero aV>'i? jr. f???rch of
their father, wtiom they had nvtM-en*. nee their
babylo^d. I!ej<>ine.l the Cr-ited b-at-n atmv
.-Loitly atTcrtl e b ith ol the younger c'uld ao.'l
The mother il:el very soon after l.m deiiartar*.
A. cioei tally bean?>? that he ?n li?in? near
h<cii?< n?l, tL? j ataited in wa-ch ot h';n at i
rt -ched t! a city after nndergoin/ to*-,-. i.r,va
rioc?. ?ik1 discovered th&r | ar;nt with tti? ai J
ot h.? i liotograj h.
Ti?B Siloot Ot EaTnj* iv Vaii
?blbabs ?Thei>unil.?or the Bn. Hl-htflboai
i" 'T OrltBBB >e?ter.1ay ref<i?e 1 t?> allow
colortd lioyg to ea;-r the reh'ol hnn'e. The
^n''l s ^Av.og been informed that the ? loersc
endent c< n.j aettle the .jue.t,? and pr^?,
the kiiOii.^ion of colored bov, th?y armu' nt -d a
ctni Stated ihat he *as m? v th?
? Kerr, tl at tbe wh le aa .'a *.JhiJ'If
of the ik.tool b^ard. and thai he beloved the
l>ot.rd wbv controlled bv the general fh?oi
law. wuich maie no race dictinattoiM.
i'rupAT VrsMTiow IS Cabala?In Han -
?r* ir-i ,te police niagi. trate on l ue* i?v
pswe h:a in tbe csso broajIi* kr .?,*
.vtbhaib OI?errnnce the
II unilt^j. str -IMirouOomiH ti Z r\n Jr?
Ciar,rC?1,Kl2E ?* 4s11* c*ra o^irn dir.-!*
el nrrh fco:'r8 "V*1 ,Jf tUe ?c?a?v?d?tion'Jt
cl a?,4 ; ^, t1, lOu.v icr, "t?a
? ?, worlr of nr^inttv ati cog??.
M... r Df,'t * violation e: the Mat ate* He
thcrcivra, difnuaeed thec^ee. 9
1 ",r ^^ATf.Ttca.
!r if 'ol4t Wefm.cl eKim%tet< the t*tUnffor;
V thai I.,?nt I.r ,he vi*
1.. fK^ccmpareiJ wij> 1-: . KiUmaniw theim
n edia*e average gain to the country o: cicfj
tfl6 coarrry m tbe
Lr i*t>m Ka, would aiDt/uot to ncir]?
OOi^OOO. Thta, to, of onarae, etitlnlri of
the ?ob.*<!oent annual Iomof labor and it* vala?
m opening therieonce* of and b a.din? uutha
co tin trj. ? r
A Life Sa\ bo by a Chimbob? Henry Lin
denntiuth, an interpreter in one of th/ New
\ oik criminal court*, in a heat of 'eaioaar on
V'edtetday, fhot h- wde m
head. .Dt lctlng a severe tcaib wound. The sur
ge ons louod t!iat the bullet hid struck toe Iaim
ct'gnon worn by Mrs. L;ndenstr?ch, nod that
this saved her life by causing tbe ball te ? ??.
Bed prevtnliBK it from entering her skulL*
IT-Making paper ornament* for Chrto'mas
treet has beccme a tusiness. ^*
m*. Wme. \ on Bulow hated Warner's mnalc
tlil (he married Mr. tfT. 4
'Allentown h\s a two-cent soap
tronlzed chiefly by trnmpe.
?^"England to eating American applea, and
finds them as cheap aa tba home grown fruit.
t7*Ab Governor L>ix will retain oflioe only ?
fortnight longer, he aays be will reoeive no
more application* toi paicon, but leave them
to hto succemor.
By A t the mna:cip?l election la Boettn, on
Tuesday, of the nine women candidates for the
school committee five were elected. All of the
ladies elected were or the New Eng.and women'*
club, and some of them used masculine elec
tioneertrg arte to secure sneer?*.
B^Tte South Georgia oonferecee of the
Methodist Episcopal church south has adooted
the new temperance amendment, by whioh
manufacturers of and dealer* in spirttuous
liquor* are to be excluded from it* membership.
?ySome young men In Vienna hare formed
a matrimonial league. Every mem?rTrTbe
league must be theson of a mnnar -
mwbwi mum ne tne a?n of a maaef property nl
must pledge himaelf to marry a poor girl, owe
who has neither dowry nor expectation*, and
must torlelt 10,000 florin* If ho violitca the
ptodfO.

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