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JOB PRIMING J la tfl tta atMMroua tai ttwnt branch acally don i 1TSXXI OXTX9IBM! HE t BOOK BINDING f I, all ft outntrout Mri iirrrm erque w tranche Bully ton a VOLUME 12. ALBUQUERQUE, NEW MEXICO, TUESDAY AFTERNOON, JANUARY 11, 1898. NUMBER 72. m Albuuu Daily Citizen, TIIEANNMIW! Of City Officers and Committees Made Last Night. City Affair Are la a Must Flourish Ine Condition. tretiara'S Report Sbowi Bslsace ts.2?l.0l January 1. A BUVlUa ADMDIUTIATIOir. 0j Ths city council held one of its moat Irapurtaut aimliiifta lt Light. Mayor AutirlRht, AMxruioa Mautiurt, Homer, Joliimlou, Tleriiriy, Murruu, Otro aud Lomtwrilo And Mis city olllrem went pres Dt. iu rcpurto vf city utllcoraAUd com mlltwx. showing what iiAd Uxn accutu plltthed during the present atUiiintalra tioo. were read, rt-vntllug wool n CouriKliiRiilataoI affair, wblcb proved couvlti tvely (hut Hie city hut wujoyed careful suit bunlnewt-llke tulimulmratlou of Its atlalrn. Tbe mln u tM of tha previous meeting ware read auil approved and then Mayor Aulr,ght rend bw anuual ail.lrene, which cnuMiued cuuiprebeuHiva survey of city hOalra alnce lie amumed Hie olUue o( mayor. 1'lie altreaa la aa follows i UeiilleiuMi of tbe Council: lo-uiglit, belug tbe urst regular meet ing uik Itl iip:trveiiliin on me clomt of tliepaet year, eudud litfueuiber 3 1, Jhtf7, which uiiutt be ouueidered aa the clone of the drat year of city goternuieui uuder tbe operati u of tbe ilaieutsu law, 1 will be pleaMHl to receive from all tbe city oUliwra the annual reporta of 11m ir tru aactloiia from March li, 18U7, 1 J Ueorin ber 81, 1U7; ami alHo report from tbe Uuaiice eouiumiee of ibeeuy eouurll. Anticipating these report, I will aay we may heartily congratulate ourrelves on our success, lue great care aud rcnuoiuy practlcsd lu the mairngsuieut of tbe city'a allalra has euabled you to make a favorable ehowlug. We have met every obligation which the city baaeutered Into; we have paid otlleera their salaries; kept up the atreeta; maintained a city jail; provided the alwolute ucces-ltlra of the tire depart ment, and award -d expensive badge to aeverai linriorav Crimen; pall the full amount of (he city's -.vr r jut for the time, and also tl.&u on thla account In advauor; kept our aewer .yatriii In order, aud likewise paid a few hundred dollars tor improvements on t lie same at the out let to tbe river; paid rente for the city hull, hose bouses, aud hiwk and-ladder home, and for light a ad fuel tor these buildings. I am happy to aay the city to day doe not owe a u lor auylhlng Incurred during this a lmiuistratlon, so far, uuder lb Ualeman law, which la not or cannot be paid oat of the fund now In the treasury. And after paying ail Interest due by the city, and having made provi sion for all the different eluklng funds which were established for the ultimate liquidation of our city bands, we shall still have a very respectable balance left In our treasury. We have met every neceesary contin gent, and made some improvements. U'lt lUere Is ine thing winch might and should have been dune in the past year, which was neglected the completion of our electric tire alarm system. It is to be hoped, however, that the council will ppeedily act In this matter; aud also try to make arrangements tor the lighting of our streets at night, as soon as It shall become apparent that the funds avail able for this current year will Iiermlt of Its being done, of all of which have no reasonable doubt. 1 sincerely hope that the new year upon which we are now entering may bring to the city of Albuquerque still greater prosperity. The address was ordered spread upon the minutes. Then followed tbe transaction of gen eral business. The lire committee was instructed to puichase exempt badges fur V. J. Mur uhv and W. C. Montfort. The city marshal was Instructed to have notices printed and pueted aud to enforce the spitting ordinance. The nuri'liaslng committee was re quired by resolution to take receipts for all supplies issued to the different city ili'paruueiits, from some person in the di'partnient. and to Die theiu with the cifv clerk. The treasurer's report fur December was as follows: R KCKII'T.. Balance Dnemtx-r 1 8.605 86 Kt-cfivtd truin A. Sandoval, col. krln r S8D 00 Krinved from J. S.Trimble. clerk bll oo Kecfivetl from W. r . Cobert, mm hiil 805 00 Total 110,070 B5 DIBHl HHKMSN TH. Warrant, paid :t,801 Bll Paul three funding bond., IXHH (tr.OOl 1,500 00 Kl'tiaiiKe and coioini. miiii nit luilida b 80 4.807 55 Halance January 1, 18UH 5,'Joa 10 Tbe report was received aud placed on Ule. The marshal's r 'port allowed i&iu col lected lu December. It was referred to the nuance com i Ittee tor approval The clerk's report showed: HKl'KIPTS. t'.ah on hand Decerning I LuenM. collected Tolal DINHt'HHSMHNTS. Treaturer'. receipt. Caati oa hand January 1 81 45 bou 7 b . .a-41 40 . r, 1 1 oo 80 'JO Total a4i ao The committee, having In charge tbe electric street railway ordinance, g iked for further time to make their report, which was granted. The plumbing ordinance was referred to Hie sewer committee for a report. Alderman Marron made a report on Mr. Mandril's bill for the rent or the room occupied by the Kerguseon Hook and Ladder company, but no action wat taken ou It. Tbe report of the finance committee was then read aud the showing made is tine of which every citizen may well feel proud. The repoit Is as follows: To the major and board of aldermen. (ientlemen: A report of the financial condition of this city should begin by 2SWIESIS3I,aP,:3, ....Leading Jeweler.... WATCH LNSPECTOIt SANTA FE RAILWAY ALBUQUERQUE, N. M. Watches, Diamonds, Jewelry, Silverware. stating that at the commencement of the year I8W7. the bustnew of this city was conducted on a paper order system. All accounts were paid In warrants npon the treasurer, whether there was money In the treasury or not These warrant were promises to pay in some Indefinite time consequently they were much be low par, and this Increased the expense of conducting the business nf the city. These warrants outstanding on March 12th last amounted to to,U' . with ac crurd Interest. Ou this date March 12th. the new Rateman law went Into effect, lu the management of the city' busi ness; it placed the city npon a cash basis. The hoard of alderrueu proceeded at onee to carry ont recommendation of this ciHiiimiM, hi cut aowu rii posniDie ex penses, which resulted In saving to the city annually of about J5.000, and so far we can learn, we have been better served, and all department have been better managed than previously. There have been no debts contracted. Every bill has been paid. The bnsiness of the city has been carefully managed. ihree bonds, amounting to ii,dX, have neen pail, reducing the debt that mncn and stopping Interest. 1 be street electric light being deemed poor In quality and excessive In price, were dispensed with, and no new ar rangement for lighting the street has yet been made. lour committee has carefully exam ined the accounts of the various officers monthly and checked them np, and are pleaaed to report that their duties bare been carefully performed. 1 he collections of city clerk and mar shal are larger than In any previous year. KXCKlfTS. From all source. 134,747 46 DISBl'RBEMXMTS. Salaries Street department Jal' Kirv department t.HlH 49 . 1.7SS 5S 74'1 07 . SHS 70 , 1,015 78 . 4.0S3 10 . l.KU 01 854 40 Contingent.... v ater Kent. IlKht, etc Sewer Benevolent ajmclatlon. 140 00 is.9o 04 Paid three 1SNS bond. 1.6oo oo nterraton bond, of 1MOO 8O0 00 nterenton bmilnif lHwi hrtO 00 Intereat on aewer bond. . l,5oo OO IntereM tin iMind.of 1HM8 400 OO hichange, etc 17 10 Alhuque-qtie library Park ajMoc-ialloo 4,7fl 1 175 00 4 SO MM Balance In treasury. B.aoa 10 Ke.pertfully .tibmltted. ll A- MomtsorT, f. LOMHANDO, N. llll.NI, finance Cotnmittee. The first sum of lB,2fm.(H represents tbe amounts that were paid out by the council, while the latter shows tbe amounts paid out by tbe treasurer and on Oxed accounts. The annual reports of the city officers were the next In order. The treasurer's report from April 20 to December 81, inclusive, showed: RBCKIPTS. From 8. M Haltmarah.rx. treasurer 6,008 9 Kroin A. Sandoval, collector 1140 88 From i. S. Trimble, clerk 4. Sow 08 From W. F Cubert. manhal 1,4 75 From Fred. Fornorf, CK-manhal... 478 85 From W. i. Unon, ex-clerk 088 tto Total ... $114,747 48 DlSBVRSIMBNTa. WanaaMM4 . ,.14,171 tt inteivM on coupon oonaa Ihuo IntereM on coupon botida lNOJ 1 ntertnt on coupon sewer bond. Intereatoncoupon bonds Honda lHss'ieaoo-sniH)) 00 00 (80 OO 1,500 00 400 00 1,500 00 17 10 175 OO F.ichanire'ant: commia'o Altiiiuentue library .... Park aaaoi.iatlo.i 480 88 19,544 18 B .lance January I, IHI'8 6,tiOS 10 Hondn now out.tandlnv, H9,600 . balance on January 1 is distributed amoiig the funds a follows: (ienenil fund l,8i8 MH Sin'cil a f ind, 1HN4 4W: Oil Sn ku. fund, lino 5U7 08 Sinking fund, 1NUH 478 111 ln,ereit, uoiiila tae-a no-i -4 i Inteira , aewer bonds 1,578 Hi Library SMtociatlon 148 7H Park aawicialloll Kill W8 Tola' 3,'JUH 08 UVBH1IMAWN. lntereat, bund. Ihwo 8.14 HS lotereat, bonds 18H8 . ao 85 04 08 . Balance Jiiuoary 1, 18W8 r,'Jo8 to The clerk's report, covering the same period, was as follows: Ucenae. due prior to April 9 187 50 LicetiNea found due by rapvrta re port LlceiiM:., retail dealer. . HH 48 J. 800 00 snii 60 ua 7b 8O0 00 uiceuMa, wnoieaaie aeaier. ana uot tier. License., butcher. Llcen.e., hack, and dray. Llrenae., billiard, pool and gaming table. License., circuara and hall .how. . . . Licenae., auctioneers, peddler., etc. License., dog 7'i0 00 876 00 100 00 177 00 Total collections .uau US The report was placed on file. The police committee mads a report oa the changes that have taken place on t ie department during tbe present admln:- tration ana the same was ordered spread upon the minutes. The city engineer made a report show Ing that seventy-three plumbing permits had been Issued and lil inspections made. The report recommended a revision of the plumbing ordinance. The amount of water used by the city during the Is it six months of 181i7 was estimated at Q,082,rlB gallons. The report was spread npon the nilu ntea and the city attorney and the city eugineer were Instructed to draw up a new plumbing ordiutnoe In accordance with the city engineer's recommeuda Hons. The street committee made a report showing the large amount of woi k on streets and bridge done during their term of ntllce. Tbe buil'ling, light and fuel commit tee next made a hasty aud Ill-considered report, which was not written until last night, aud lu which they recommended that the balance now In the treasury be spent In lighting the city. Aldermen Marron, Otero aud Tleruey constitute this committee. The reports having all been read, the council adjourned. TUB Malt SKI. 1.8 3 cups and a saucers for 2oc 3 dinner plates for 'Joe Houp plates each I1 Covered vegetable dishes for 4oc McKeana's t'onnruiettun. Wi'diiiiiitou. Jan. 11. The senate com mlttee ou judiciary had the nomination of Attorney lieneral McKeiiua to be jus tice of the supreme court uuder cousid eratlon for two hours to-dny, but adjourn ed without reaching a couclUHlon. UANNA, THE VICTOR! Received Clear Majority in the vote To-Day. Will be Elected Senator la Joint Session To-Morrow. OppMttlon Voted Almost Solidly for Ray or HcKltson. CttAT IITIUS1ASN ritTAOS. Columbus. Ohio. Jan. It After being In conference all night, the democratic caucus agreed on Mayor Uobert K. Mo- Mssen, ot Cleveland, as the only republi can proposed whom they could support tor senator. It was found absolutely im possible to agree upon either Governor rlushnell or Charles L Hurts. Holt) names were considered aud both were given np as Impracticable candidate ine name oi Mayor ucnisson was sug gested. The democrats demanded to know whether McKlssou was tree silver man. Not content with the assurance ot Myers and other leaders of the fusion. they sent for McKlseon. He made a si eech to the caucus In which be said In substance: "Gentlemen Publicly and before the people I am and must be a re publican. Hut I assure you and pledge you If elected to the United 8 la tee senate by this fusion I will aland upon the Chi cago platform." This pledge was satis factory and tha caucna declared for Mo Klsson for the long and short terms. This Is the day for balloting to begin on senator. The conference committee decided that balloting should not begin until af ternoMi, but tbe general public seemed to lojk on this announcement as a ruse to keep the crowds away. At any rate all avallablo space was taken up loug before the legislature convened. Hie morning papers were lull oi rnarge and counter-charges about offers of money t j members of the legislature. Uotn branches of tbe legislature met at 10 a, m and many regretted that admis sion by ticket bad not been adopted. The crowd pressed In on ths floir of both bodies, aud as tha visitors were prom lueut couetllueuta they were not put ont. In the senate, a bill to repeal the fifty- year street railway franchise law was postponed until to-morrow. This bill has been need agaiust Hanna In the or ganisation of the legislature and In the senatorial fight. Both house voted to ballot at 11 o'clock for seuator. riHOT TKHT VOTK. At 10:40 a. m. a call of the bouse was demauiled, so as to put all on record as being present, ine door were locked. Tbe call bouse showed that Representa tive Cramer, democrat, was the only ab sentee Ha 1 very sick and bis physician forbade his attendance. Tha reimbllcaus moved to proceed wtin me nanot in the abeenoe of Cramer. A close fight was marie on the motion. The test vote re sulted IA yeas. 62 nays. Or eat applause from the republican aid. Representative nenney rose to a ques tion of privilege and had read charge of oners to bribe Representative Otis of Hamilton county. H offered a resolu tion that a com mil tee ot five he appoint ed to investigate these specific charges and any other charges of bribery affect- lug any member ot me house. Aslitord moved to amend the resolu tion so that said committee ot five shall be empowered to Investigate any other charges or persons in counecltnu with the election of United Mates seuator. A motion was made on the democratic side to suspend the rules and consider the Kinney resolution at once, llils was defeated by a vote ot IVJ yeas to M navs. Tbe votes were on strict party lines, with the exception ot Hpeaker Mason, ot Cuy ahoga, Representative Brantley (Cuya hoga), Jones (Stark), Hcolt (Fuirtn), aud Oils (Hamilton), who voted with 47 dem ocratic members. Tbe name ot Marcus A. Hanna was then presented by Representative Leland, of Noble, and -was seconded by K. T. Smith, ot Delaware. The name of Mayor Robert K. McHisson, of Cleveland, was presented by Representative Hram- ley. Leland pralsel llanna lu a digni fied manner, but Hmlth referred to the treachery ti the party in strong terms. This brought out iiramley In vigorous trui4 in presenting I lie uame ot lie- Kisson. There were loud demonstrations of biases, with cries ot "Traitor!" The nomination of McKisson was seconded by Jones, of Mark county, also a repub lican. The democrats U ok no part ex cept in voting and applauding. Jones applauded President McKlnley In bis speoch and denounced llanna. TUB BALLOTINU. Cheering aa the votes of (IrlQlth, of Culon, Manuel, ot Montgomery, Joyce, of Guernsey, Urost, Kemper aud Lane, of Hamilton, were cast lor llanna, waa ire mendons. Representative Otis desired to explain his rote, but was shut off un der the rules aud the ballot went ou, with cheers In the gallery for llanna, The ballot resulted as follows: For McKisson Adams, Adkius, Alger, Bar low, Hotln, Booth, Bower, Bracket, Hram ley, CUne, Counel, Cox, Doran, (layman Guard, llavden. Hater. Heyde. Hull. Hun ter, Jones, Kempel, Kinney, I.anili, Lud- wick, MacHroom, Mclauley, uouincney, McGee. Melber. Mooter. Mies, u eiu Otis. Payne, Piper, Powell. Ross, Rothe, Russell, Rulan, rii'hnililir, neon, muaney, Spellmver, Stivers, Walu, illlams, si. son total. IK. Kor Hanna Allan, Arbenx, Armstrong, Ashford, Baldwin, Beatty, Bell. Bennett. Hossard. Bowmau. Boxwell. Relck. lire- count. Chapman, Clark, Clifford, Davis, Droete, Duton, Urltiltn of Lliu'-jn, uriuitu of Union, Hinsdale, Howard, Jonusou, Jovee. Kemuer. Lane, Leeper, Leland Love, McCormlck, McCurdy, MrKiuuo, Manuel, Mcacham, Means, Morrow, Norrls. Parker. Rankin of Clark. Ranktu of Fayette, Redkey, Reynolds, Roberts, Shaw. Hmlth of Delaware, Snyder Stewart of Clarke. Stewart of Mahouing, Serlmple, Bewiugle, Twalutor, vtaddell Total. Wi Kor wiley, 1; Warner, 1; Lents, t. Boaker Mason announced that Mar ens A. Hanna. having received a majority of the house. was the cholceof that body for the short term. The cheering outside the halls for Hanna was re-echoed lu the ears of the members, as the result was au noiineed. The bullot for the long term resulted the same, its announcement being greet Ml with another long and loud demon stration. Ou both ballots Representative Cramer was absent, and there were thus mil Iuk cast, as follows: Hanna. &; McKisson, 411; Wiley, 1 ; War ... I I Ulll V I uliaUllkt 1 At 1215 p. ui. the house adjourned and the hall was used for a jolliilcatiou meeting, with the crowd singing "Praise God from Whom an iiieasiugs now. IN THK SIN1TE. Co'Uiubruj. Ohio, Jan. II. Ths senate trailer was crow led to it limit when, at II o'clock, the first mo in the great enatiirlal contest was made. Senator DUlllvau nominated llauua. During his address psrfect quiet prevailed. Burke nominated McKisson. Burks was the only republican who did not vote for nanna. ine vote resnited: Mcrvtssou, lit; Hanna, 17. With 17 In tha senate and M In ths house Hanna has Just the requisite num ber of vote tor election with all present, but In the absence of Keoresentatlv Creaqter, democrat, llanna bas oue to spare. W hen tha vote from tha house waa an nounced In the senate tha republican senators stood on the chairs and shouted themselves hoarse for Hanna and victory. No change In rote ar txpected to morrow. M'KIHWN DINIE8 IT. Mayor McKlseon denies that he pledged himself last night to free silver or to stand on the Chicago platform when called In to the democratic caucus. Tha democrats state that McKisson said he waa a blmetalllst aud opposed to the pol icy of Secretary Gage, but would not stand for tha free and unlimited coinage of silver. The opposition to Hanna ha given up I hope of having any chance to-morrow on tha Joint ballot. llauua received an ovation this after noon. Kor an hour tha senator ehtsik hands and listened to exultant congratu lations. NemlaaUoM Cenrn.d. Washington, Jan. 11. Tha senate con firmed the following nominations: Judge of tha court of private land claims Thomas 1. fuller, North Caro lina; William W. Murray, Tennessee; Joseph K. Reed, Iowa, chief justice; Henry Sluss, Kansas; I. w". Stone, Colo rado. INDIAN ARB HOST ILK. Oa Arooant ef llaralag ml T. laidlaata at the stake. Shawnee, O. T, Jau. 1 1. Officers hare returned from Maude puetolllce, bringing tha charred remain ot tha Iudiaua burned at the stake by the white settlers for the murder ot Mrs. Leard. The whole county, it Is said, is np In arms, and the report I being circulated that the farmer who mad up tha mob will soon be arrested. It seems likely now that open warfare between tha white and Iudiaua will ensue. The remains of the two Indian are lylug In state at tha court house. CIVIL atCHVICK H.rOHM, Debet Will CioM To-lr Hp.wh. ret and Against It. Washington, Jan. 11. Moody (rep., Kan.), In charge of the executive aud judicial appropriation bill. In accordance with tha notice given by him yesterday, moved lu the bouse that all debate on the civil service bill be closed to-day at 5 o'clock. Considerable opposition waa manifested to tbe motion, but the steer lug committee of tha republican oppo ueuta to tba civil service law bad agreed on this program. Toe closing vote on tha motion to close the debate was: Ayes V2, nays 85, and on the demand of tbe democrats, tha roll was called. When tha roll eall was concluded, mo t'oa to elos the debate stood defeated by six votes. Three republican changed their votes, making It a tie. Speaker Keed voted ay and tha motion to close debate carried. Tha republican ap plauded vociferously when tha debate waa resumed. Broslus. ths chairman of tha commit tee on civil service, opened tha debate with an elaborate defense of tha merit system and an argument for sustaining the law. The Canal Properly Litigation. Phoenix. Aril.. Jsn. 11.-Tha Mer chants' Loan and Trust company, of 'hlcago, tiled new complaints against the Arisoua Improvement and Canal company, asking for foreclosure, in the usual manner, upon tne property of both Insecure mortgage debts amounting to 1,400,(00. As the receiver's policy Is believed to lie at variance with that of the landholders, the new stilts are under stood to be tiled for the especial purpose of dismissing the receivership and secur ing possession of the valuable canal property according to code procedure. Lara Orane Crop. Los Angeles, Cal , Jan. II. The orange crop of southern California, now being harvested. Is lu prime condition. Al though there was an unexpected fall ot snow yesterday the fruit was not dum aged. I hlraco Oram n.rk.t, Chicago, Jsn. 11. W heat Jannary. 915, c; May, Vie Corn January, aM-ej Ma. zvc. Oal January, Vie; uay, REPORT OF THE CONDITION or THE BANK OF COMMERCE OF ALBUQUERQUE, NEW MEXICO, At the close of business January RKSOURCBS. an. and Dla. 'num.. SlHS.MM.sa Due from oikc-r baiiaa. rj:i.7ir tr Cash on band uw.oua.a-t Keal r.atate. r iiriiiiiireanu r iiiuie. ,i, 30l.e77.U3 Txkhitosv OK Nnw Mkxico, j L Of NT V UV HKHNALIIXII. f 1 u.'. M. STyii Kt aa. L'a.liitr of tlie above .taiemrnt I. true to the Ui of my knowledge and belief. HuUcnbed and .worn to before me this forwt Attt-Ht: J. t.. IA1.IIKIIM A.M. HI Al kWt Director. M. h. lll t.KII, G oo. C. GHtiiisloy & Co. Big Cleaning Up Sale of Shoes.... Aj voo know, we all have a general housecleaning; once or twice a year. Well, we are going to have one of ours now, and tuch a grand cleaning op you never heard of before. It will, and must be, the greatest ofjhe greatest and the biggest of the biggest. Now we are going to extend a general invitation to every woman, man and child to come to our .tore and help u out in this Orand Ueanmg Up Sale ot oooa, nonest root wear, and you will come when you. We will make it of interest all. dollars in vour pockrts. On ein our General Cleaning Up Sale. shoes, all kinds and all sizes. They red figures. The price will be regardless of cost. We want them to go and they must go. We want the room for our new Spring lines, you want the shoes. This I the chance of a lifetime to get a good, honest nair of shoes for little money. Come to our store and see for yourself what we are doing. Everything Positively the grandest bargains m Albuquerque. This sale will last ten days, commencing January w. Attend it and make money. Respectfully, GEO. C GADMSLEY & CO, 122 South Second Street. CAPT. NORDSTROM! The Acting Indian Agent Dead at Santa Fe. McKlnley' New Mexico Appoint ments Confirmed by tne Senate. Writer. Caloa Tekgrspn Co. Wasts $00,000 Damages From Spat. ' 0KLA10MA IRDIAI TIOTBLIS. Special to Tb. Citlien. Pnta Ke, Jan. 11. Capt. Charles K. Nordstrom, acting Pueblo Indian agent, died last night at hi bom In this city. Capt. Nordstrom was one ot the oldest nien In the service of the Indian depart ment. Ha bas been 111 for a number of weeks, but his case was not considered dangerous. Ubi remains will be Interred In this city. DEMANDS SS00.000 DAMAGES. Western I'alou Claims H.naa Aether Itle. in ta rfar.it with Cable, New York, Jan. 11. Vic President Thomas K. Clark, of tha Western Union Telegraph company, has laid before tha administration at Washington facta thai m:ty Involve complication with Spain. Ti e company demand damages ot S5O0,. ooo or more tor tha manner In which the authorities In Havana Interfered with markings ot the cable between Havana aLd Kev West. The company claims tha official censor caused a great loss of business. It ts un derstrod the administration will forward an argent protest to the Spanish govern ment agaiust further Interference. rRK7.INU IM ALASKA. JcMinla Millar Talis Harrowing Tl. at tirant Stiff ring?. Seattle, W ash., Jan. 1 1. A letter from fi .wson City, dar-d December V, says: Jtqutn Miller arrived at Dawson from Circle City on December 4, very badly trn, having lost a part of the great to of bis left foot, bis left ear waa si tiff ing off and both cheeks f rosen. Mr. Miller brings a story of great suf fering all along the river by parties caught lu the Ice on their way to Yukon, but who bad not yet reached Circle City. ) BICNATK CONFIRMS THIN. 4 dM Crnuiparker nnd Parkar, RaaaWar ' Monart ana Ulnars. Washington, Jan. 11. Ths senate to day brtrlly discussed tha adverse report by the pensions committee on the bill to pensiou Oeueral Meade's two daughters at IU0 a mouth eacb, Chairman Oal lioser saying that tbe committee did not wua ft euier oa pensioning lue uaugn ters of veterans. Allen, ot Nebraska, thought Meade's service JuMltled such a liberality. No action was taken. Woloott, of Colorado, annonnted a speech on the money question next Mon day. Fairbanks addressed toe senate on Immigration. After this speech tha Hawaiian treaty was taken up lu executive session. Ihe seuate confirmed the following: Associate Justices of the supreme court of New Mexico, K. W. Parker, New Mex ico, and Jonathan W. Crumpacker, In diana. Receiver ot the laud office at Santa Ke, K. K. Hobart. Registers of land offices. 1L Leland, Koewell, N. M.; M. R. Otero, Santa Ke, K. W. Kox, Clayton. Postmasters New Mexico M. J. Cuu lff. Las Cruces; L. O. Kulton, Kddy. Lewi Krankeuberger, ot Raton, N. M., has been appointed a railway mall clerk. The posUitllce at Jarales, Valencia countv, N. M., has been ordered discon tinued January 1G. Tbe mall will go to beleu. Praaldant.nl Appolntaaanta. Washington, Jan. 11. The president has scut these nominations to the sen ate: John H. Laudts, Pennsylvania, coiner of the mint at Philadelphia. Consuls W. Maxwell, Oreeu, Rhode Island, at Bermuda; Joshua W liber. Rhode Island, at Dublin, Ireland; Henry D. Saylor, Pennsylvania, at Matausas, Cuba. Room moulding. Whitney Co. 5th, 1898. MAHII.ITIKS. t'ai it il uah In S 71.700.00 I iiilivldtil prollta. li-p.it. ft.B7 .AS SH4.40l.41 3t)l.t)77.a ...... ..... alxive named bank, tlu solemnly swear that the V . N. BTItlt KLKK, laalil.r. Mil day of January, A. I. Ihhs, II. J. r.MKKtON, Notary Pulilln, you learn what we are going to do for to you, and, better and greater than Wednesday, January 12, we shall be- We will place on sale 500 pairs of will be on display marked in plain will be before you in plain red figures. strictly first-class shoes ever ottered in Mall Orders Given Careful Attention and Promptly Filled LOOK! LOOKH While taking inventory, there were numerous odds and ends and broken lines throughout the various departments, which wo will place on tables and which wo wish to got rid of. Wo aro going to mako tho prices eo low on these goods that you will be glad to tako thom off our hands. Cost Price Will Cut No Figure! YOU mil COME NEARER There will bo some things which may be a little out of season which wo do not want to carry over, but you can afford to pack them away, when you can mako one dollar do tho work of three. Watch tho daily papers for special items, and don't fail to visit the Big Store this week and get your share of the bargains. miiiiF'iEsinjiD AGENTS FOR McCall Bazaar Patterns. THE E AO Patterns 10c and 15c NONE HIGHER. I SpS-Looking Backward-1 897. Just one year ago thia atore was opened to the public under the name of and our motto: "BEl'TKR U)W3 FOR LESS MONEY THAN ANY 0T1IEE HOUSE," has proven a success. THE SECRET Under no ircumstances is trash tolerated here. Hetter qualities, better service, better whatever possib'e has been and will continue to be the aim and ambition of this store. Old customers rem in fum. New ones are coming daily. We guarantee everything we sell to be a m-rest-nted. No prices but the lowest price. We want you to feel that this ii yiur store" in everyway. You can go through the various departments 11 ml gnze and price to your heart's content, intelligent salespeople will answer your questioning. That's the begining and end of the whole story. MOW FOK THE NEW YEAH! We have fi.ii.ihcd taking inventory and have found remnants and broken lots in various depart ments which we will close out regardless of cost. ltciiimuitH ol Drt'HH Good About as pieces all wool Dress Goods, ranging from I to 8 yards in a piece, reg ular price of which was up to $1.50 a yard tuke your pick of any for ll'.ic a yard. ItciniiHiitrt ot Silks uiitl Velvets About 50 pieces assorted Silk and Velvet Remnants from J. to yards in a piece, ranging in price up to $1.35 a yard take your pick of any for fiOu a yard. Keiiiiuiuts of Cotton Goods Assorted lot of Remnants, consisting of Cotton Goods accumulated all over the house, consisting of all kinds of goods, all piled on one table take your choice of any piece, only 5c a yard. Oilds and Ends ot Corsets The celebrated W C C make; a few numbers we arecloing out. If we have your size take 'em for 73c, worth up to $3.50 tub m t CETT13Q SOMETHING FOR KQTK1KQ THIN EVER BEFORE E. L. WASHBURN & CO, Clothing For Men and Boys. Our clothing is made by the best tailoring houses in America. Per fect lit and serviceable. Prices tho lowest for good clothing in our city. Railroad Avenue, - Albuquerque CONOMS 204 Railroad Avenue. Albuquerque. N. M. THE II EST LIMITED 8T0KE IN THE CITY. Men's Wool 69 Men's A heavy Atrentft for Ilutter Ick'fi Patterns anil Dr. Jaeger'a Underwear. LI. T MAIL ORDERS Filled Same Day u Received. Shirts Wool Shirts, all sizes, worth up to $3 each, i hese were a sample lot If we have your size take 'em for 93o each. Men's Underwear Cotton Ribbed Shirt and Yetfa, bought to sell at 05c you can nat now for only ti)c each. Union Stilt Misses Grey Ribbed Union Suit, sizes 3, 4 and S; only a few left take 'em for '45e suit. Ladles' Handkerchief We still have quite a quantity of those left which we had on display at 5c and 15c you can have your pick now of the 5c handkerchiefs 3 for 10c, and of the 15c handkerchiefs 3 for 'i&e. liuttons 300 Dozen Buttons of all kinds, sizes and shapes. All kinds only 5c a dozen.