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TIES DAT, I t JIL , 1886.
From almost every quarter come
encouraging tidings that show the im
provement business is feeling is no
mere "spurt," but isagenu'ne busi
ness revival come to stay. A tele
graphic report on our commercial page
Bhows that during last week the total
clearing bouse lignrs showed a gain
of 35.9 p?r cent, over the correstiorid
ing week lift year, or, omitting New
Tork w ith in specu'ative operations,
27 per cent, Chicago' gain over the
same time was 18.4 ; St. Louis, 18 6 ;
Cincinnati, 37.6; New Orleans, 31.6;
Louisville, 15.9 j Kansas City, 33.1;
Memphis, 3.7, but that figure is partly
.an estimate. The New York BulUtin
of Sa' unlay reports of money: "The
Hurry in money was renewed today,
call leans on stock collateral opening
.at 5 to 6 per cent, and fluctuating be
tween tbcsj figures aud 1 per cant.
. until noon. Subsequently Ihfe' rats
became oisier and ruled 2 to 3 par
cent, closing at 1. M nth of this ttrin
geucy was ariilbin'.and rendered pos
Bible ouly by Hie shifting of loans in
cidental with July intere.t tnd divi
dend Daymen's and the rcteut ship-
uientsof gold. Funds withdrawn for
the first named purpose will be re'
turned very shortly, and thus tend to
check auy further manipulation in
this quarter. The exchange market
was fairly active and lower. Nominal
inking quotations were unchanged at
4SSJ for sixty days nud 4U0 for de
mand." The New Orleans Commercial
llevifw reports that nionoy continues
easy aud r.lentiful, with but a limited
demand for accommodation, the needs
of the couutry districts for funds be
ing as yet quite sinill. Hecurit'cs
Lave moved very slowly and fluctua
tions in values ata confined to a
lew in the list. The New York
Indicator says the first six months of
1881 havo not witnesiod so great a re
vival in business ax the promises a',
the beginning of the year gave reason
to expect; but the result of that pe
riod are far from being unsatisfactory.
The crop reports continue tatisfaetory,
with complaints, however, where pe r
aistetit tain bus In low grounds made
it impossible to keep down grass.
Other cotton growers report great re
lief from the rain, with a good pror
puct. The grain crop condition is
. such as to lead to a very confident ex
pectation of a solid good trade in the
fall, but there is grumbling about tho
low rata of mollis. Hut that is an
evil that will soon dlfappsar as de
mand increases. The labor of the
country has gsne rally subsided into its
usual routine, but the rocout disputes
have left hareh feelings hero aud
there which it is hoped time will do
away. Congress is approaching disso
lutlon. Bpite of the dilllcultios and
losati caused to the country by the
r latfl-dapresiloo, on no account would
Congresi givo the business commu
nltv a finirer's help. There has been a
stubbornness and willfulness in Con
xretw about trade and subjects con
nected with It that have left anything
hut an airreeable Impression on the
tulnds of the business public.
Til 1'. toil NTT tXKl'TIOH.
The Republicans bold their touven
tion on Saturday and nominated a full
ticket for county officers. It contains
Home elements of strength and still
tnoie of weakness. It will be teen
that the ticket is composed of tho
Dame elements which confronted the
Democrnry in the county elections of
l.sSO, 1882 and 1884. In these three
ticcetslve elections, the Demoera's
swept tho county by overwhelming
majorities, and they will do so again if
they nie equal to the occasion. No
pyramid can stand unless it be built
on a firm basis, and if Uie Democracy
of Shelby county would succeed on the
ftihof August, it must p'ant itself on
an impregnable rock, by the nomina
tion of men whoss characters and
qualifications fill conunnnd the en
thusiasm and cordial support of
every good c.t en. Too only
way to recurs the nomination
of such a ticket is for the
psople to interest themselves iu the
primary elerfons to be bold on the
l.'tth cf July. The party dray horses
who want no otlice and support the
Pemocrat'c paity solely in the inter
est of gcod gjvarnment, are met in
every c in vass with the opposition of
the party drones, who complain cf the
nomination of bd men wheu they
never lifted a finger toeeiurethe naml
n it ion of gooJ men. From this hour
until i ho I'lth ol July, let every Pera
ocr.it in Shelby couuty interest him
h;H in the primary election and see to
it that the b?at men aie elected as
dolcgat's to the nominating loavea
tion. When the people tike p'rt in
t he ebct on of delegates, tliey yield a
riii ly support to the noruiues, even if
their his' ebo'es have; been defsatec'.
Tin', if fiey tike no interest in the
piimiry ehction tiny feel iioae in the
election and damn the conn
nets with fu'nt pruire, vote
for 11 in under protest, which
is deuorut'xingto the worker mtittlUd
Aith tin ticket. Let tin Democracy
.of Shelby county units in eU'Ciog
good men to the convention aud then
unite "in a long pul', a. itrorig pull
.and a pill altogether' for tin nominees.
tied rule of procedure by which the
party has been guided from time
immemorial. They recommend that
the order of nomination shall be,,
Jndge of tbeOhancery Court; 2,Jiule
of the Circuit Conrt; 3, Judge of the
Proba'e Court; 4, Jndge of the Crimi
nal Court; 5, County Trustee; 6, At
torney G.neral; 7, County It gister;
8, Circuit Court Clerk ; 9, Criminal
Court tleik ; 10, County Court Clerk ;
11, Sheriff. This is an almost com
plete reversal ol the order of other
yea's. In 1884 it wa, 1, Bherifl ; 2,
Trustes and 3, Criminal Court JucVo.
Io 1892 it was, 1, Sheriff; 2, Clerk
Criminal Court; 3, County Trustee;
4, County Register; 5, County Court
Clerk; 0, Circuit Court Clerk; 7, At
torney General Birtlett Conrt; 8,
Clerk Bartlctt Court. This is the
order tht should be observed by the
convention. No go-d reason can be
given lor so radical a change ts that
euggtteted by the Exscutive Commit
tee. There are no reasons why the
Sheriff should be tho las' nomination
made this year that did not exist in
1882 and 1881, and we trout the con
vention will be guided by the old
rules cf the parly, and not by the
MLlT!Vi:'N IlEMOt'llACY.
Mr. Gladstone is educa'ing the poo
pie if Great Biitain not only with
horuo rule, but a'so with the cardinal
principles of democracy. Ho Ib teach
irnr them to depend not ripen what
"tho nobility and genlry" may condfr
seend to Ilinc them, but upon their
own efforts as participators in public
aQatrs. lie defines bis Irish pulley to
bo "a question of cUbbm against tho
ma?sse." This is a direct call to tho
people to lay wide that unlortuna'e
feature in English eenti merit "which
dearly loves a lord," and to look for
deliverance, not to their sell-s'ylod
superiors, but to the rnijihc of their
own power. His long experience has
taught him, and he now teaches the
people that "it has always been shown
that wherever truth, justice and hu
manity were concorned, the masses
were in tho right and the classes were
in tho wrong." This truth, so often
realized among oureelvoj, once thor
ough absorbed by tho ICnglish wind,
will clear nway their dtmendeuue upon
"the upper classes" and wjll tench
them that, whether a peasant or a
obbler, "a man's a man for a' that."
Well may the nobles hate Gladstone,
for when the mas'ex havo reached the
hight of his teaching, the nobleman's
title will bo of lhtle worth.
Canada is protesting againet its Sen
ators being appointed for life ; France
questions the use of having a Senate
at all, and England is preparing to fol
low Dp the reforms that have been
accomplished in the House of Com
mons by a "clean sweep" in its Sen-at-,
the House of Lords. A few more
exhibitions of American Senatorial
arrcgance, grasping for more power,
and objectirg to the President point
ing out ils blunders and injustice, will
bring an irresistible cry for a sound
reform of a Senate that is fast becom
ing unsound.
Speeches by Sam Randall and Other
Prominent Men Before a
Large Audience.
MKKIK. There was a time, not so very long
ago, when American ships cost to the
breeze the star spangled banner on
every sea and displayed it in every
port. The commercial notions at tbat
time complained that in every enter
prise they attempted they found the
ubiquitous American before them, or
so closely following them as to share
in every advantage afforded by foreign
trade, and every privilege secured by
foreign treaties. What a chargs has
followed this prosperous state of
things so proluc'ive of progresi and
so honorable to tho couutry. Since
high tariff a h'. its desolating influence
upon the couutry, rep-oe,;ing enter
prise, restricting commerce mid check
ing the venturous impulse of Ameri
can genius for trnJe, and wonderful
ins'inctivo capacity for marins ad
venture, aided to tho no loss wonder
ful skill and inventive faculty that
produced the bast and fleetest ships
the world had ever seen all that bus
been changed and our glorious euc
cess upon the sea are thinga cf
the past. How low tho United States
has stinky wbero once it soared high
est, is shown by a lata report from the
American Consul at Cairo, Egypt, from
the1 record kopt at the mouth of the
Suez catal of tbo number aud na
tionally of the ves.-ols passing through
the canal during the year: "Ameri
can, 3; English, 2730; French, 203;
German, 155; Holland, 139; Lnlian,
101); Austrian, 71 ; Russian, 31 ; Span
ish, 2(1 ; Norwegian, 25." Is this state
of things to be perpetuated ? Is our
country never to rovivethe glories of
the pust, never to stand a tain among
the foremost possessors of the empire
of the tea ?
A few days no we urged the reten
tion by the County Peniocatic Con
vention of the time honored two
thirds rule, having reason to believe
that an etlort w uld be made to sub
s i'.u'e for it the majority rule, by
which the ltspublicaus hav always
beengoidsd. Today we urge that the
convention disregard tin recommen
dation of the executive committee in
Tegtrd to the order of nominaitons, It
13 a pl!n departure from the well set-
TtKl'ADKM'K OF 111 r. HV.tt ATK,
To every well wisher toward the
honor and prosperity of his country,
the protrnt aspect of tho United Slates
Senate is a cause ol lorrow. The Sen
ate has hitherto bean looked upon
being more permanent than the House
ts a dim and reflective body, more
deliberate and le?s impulsive in i s
decisions than the Houso, thus stand
ing a breakwater sgiinBt hasty nnd
superllc'nl legis'a'ion. The Senate of
later years npprars to have beoiiuo
afllicted with an unhealthy lymptom
popularly called "the big head." Tho
iiIk.1i dignity of the Senate soems to
have caught a sort of aristoc:a'ic
llavor; a tendency to arbitrary ac
tion; a propensity to think that
what the Seuo'e does and counte
nances, the citizens cf tho country
who are lower down in the scale than
dignified Senators, ara hound to no
c?pU Senatorial dignity has required
that each member of that illustrious
hand of legielatoiB must have bis
private chirk, for whose services the
public money must pay. Why each
Ssnator requires a toady in the shape
of a clerk, when the Representative in
the Heme can do without one, does
not appear clear. The dignified Sen
ate also claims another privibgo not
posreared by the House, that of hold
ing, when they so choose, secret ees'
sions; seisions irom which wiurn uie
public Is excluded; se:sions that de
prive tho people of knowing how those
who are lent to represent them do the
people's business. The Senate rj claim
not only privileges that add to
their power, but also privileges
that add to their pioll s. Those
who choose or have opportunity
scccpt Mi'aiics from corporate bodies,
railways and others, to act as attorneys
working in the interest of their cor
pirate employers. Imagine the fair
nosa, the conscientiousness, and the
nics sense of honor with which tho
dignified Senators who are hird cor
pcra'ion attorneyr, vote on a bill con
cerning the clients they are paid to
support and assist. With character
istic arrogance Senator havo pro
tested from their seats that a proposi
tion to abolish this system of com
bining public duty with private inter
ests was an attack upon the "honor"
of the Senate. This at least shows a
consciousness that that honor is liable
to attuk when it sloops so far as to
accept fees and salaries tocompramiee
public duty by becoming a hireling,
bound to support private interests.
High positions naturally seeks the fu'l
nmmr.it of power considered neces
sary to support and atill furiherclevnte
it, This led the Stmate, some sessions
ago, to strive to arroga'e to itself a
portion of tho power to initiate money
appropriations, a power that is
lodged in the Houss. That failing, an
equally ambitious and indefentible
attempt was made to interfere with the
authority of the President in regard to
appointments to and removals from
otlice. Ha p ly they found in Grover
Cleveland an inllexibllity of principle
that batllsd the ichemea of Senatorial
dignity. New, a new attempt is made,
an attempt to call into question the
right of the President to correct the
ft en ale's acts of blundering or of plain
injustice, by the interposition of tl
veto. The haughty dignity and lust
of power exhibited by the Senate is
disgarting the peoplo.who love neither
the "bli head" nor t,he aristocrat.
inieiknii:.ci; or axaih.
Poli'lcians in England mtko con
tinned loferenco to the fact tba', homo
rulo exists in Canada, but many of
the Canadians ara desirous rf a larger
mixtuio of "home" with "ru'e." The
movement springs from the younger
portion, ot tin population. These
have been born iu Canada, end regard
the English connoction d ll'erently
from the older people, whose minds
are not yet frcte from the imaginative
glamour about "tho old country"
which many of thriii yet call "home."
The younger heads wsnt to have a
country and a nationality of their own,
and to possess a feeling of independ
ence when, as travelorj, they regiBtor
themselves as Canadians. A moDticg
of some hundreds of delegates
from all parts of tho Dominion
Ib holding at Montreal this
week, where ac'.ion is liable to bs
taken in favor of Canada exercising
tho right of making her own treaties,
whether with the United States or
with other foreign nations. They want
tho system of Senators holding their po
sitions for life abolished, together with
the power of the Federal Government
to veto the legislative acts of the provin
cial assemblies. They favor a liberal
measure of reciprocity with the Unit
et' Stat s, and oppose tho federation of
Ca- a la with the British Empire. Be
yond these matters of detail looms up
the desire for independent's, for tho
position of free, self governed citizsns,
who enn protect Canadian interests
more eflectually than tho London f:r
eign office. This independent sentiment
is entertained by many of the most
prominent meninCannhi.suchas Lau
rier, leader of the French in tho Fed
eral Parliament, and Merrier, leader of
tho Quebec Parliament, both of whom
are for independance. Tno French
Canadians are generally active friends
of national independence. Nova
Scotia in its late elect;oa declared for
independence, and Prince Edward and
Now Bruossick sympathise with it.
The Montrsal correspondent of the
New York Hernld, which stltes the-e
fasts, aleo states that the feeling of
these parties Ib a desire, above all, "to
bs on the most friendly and best com
mercial terms with the United States
They are convinced that the interests
of Canada are linked to those
of the American continent, and
not to the interests of the
old world from which they are
separated by the wide Atlantic
These national ideas are rapidly
spreading in Canada, aud they
are such as Wire sure to arise as the
country grew in wealth and power,
There is a fasti oat 'on in tho thought
of es aping the leudiiiK striugs of
colonial dependence and becoming
one of the nations of tho world, and
taking part iu the world's interna
tional affairs. A scheme in favor of
federating all the Englishcolonies with
the mother country has been grow-
inj in British favor the post few
years, but should Canada make a
decided move for independence that
... ,t . .1 1 .
project win lau, ror ins coioujnw 01
Austra'ia would be sure to feel the
desire for independence arise in their
breasts. Australia and New Z salami
will probably some day constitute a
strong power at the antipodes that will
exercise a powerful influence in that
remote part of the world. In all the
schemes for independence there is no
tnlk of Betting no a King. Indepen
dence is a'sociated Trith democratic
ideas, and those ideas are making
rapid way in monarchical countries.
For good or for evil, it is evident the
various people, not useless Kings, ara
to rule the respective nationalities.
Nkw York, July 5. The national
holiday was celebrated here to day
with tbe usual noisy dtmoostraiions,
beginning at sn early hour of fie
mornng. Tbe weather was fine
though warm. A cool wind aided
those who went awav on excursions.
Adjutant J. Gould Warner, tbe adopt
ed son of the veterans of tbe war of
1812, hoisted the flag on tbe old fort in
Central Park at eunriss, and tbe son
of a veteran of the late war sent up
the tlag at the Ba tery. Tbe display
of flags and buntiog in tbe city wss
universal. Wall street, Lower Broad
way and the business streets, present
ed a Sunday like appearance. The
Federal buildings and courts, the ex
changes, custom house and wholesale
stores were all decorated. Great pre
parations were made in Harlem for
the celebration, and that part of the
city presented a ga'alike display at
sunrise when Csnt. Wendell's battery
of artillery di charged thir y-eight
guns as a Jeu de joie. Aflerwtr s
mere were pirades and rejoicimts, and
Liwyer Dayton, in Mount Monii
Park, preeeuted a new flag to the city.
tammany'b cbluriiation.
The Tammany Society clubs cele
brated Independence Day as a body
The multitude teiian to assemble be
fore 10 o'c'ock, aud wheu the rr.ern
tiers marched in fu l r.-caiio, at 12
o'c'ock. Tainminy 1111 wis ptckt-d
with people who got through a pr
gramme of Inni; and short talks, lest
i ib four hours. Among the promi
cent pweoaages preeent wvr S.-ntor
vanee.Samuel J. KumiR'i J. umooipti
Tucker, Gen. K. L. ViU and Con
gressmen Powdney. Grand Sachem
lleniy P. Dukio presided, and ti e
Declaration of Independence, was
read, aft jr which trie epeaking begun,
'lhe geneial sentiment was one of
congiatulnt'on over the retuin of the
Democratic party to power in the
Na ional Government end ever ths
restorat on, more or less complete, cf
ancient Democratic principles, as par
ticu'arly appropriate to an American
Independence celebration.
Each speaker dwelt upon one phase
or another of the home tu'e contest
The fl ret speaker was fenator Vance,
cf North Carolina. He was put down
rn the programme for one ol the long
talks. Congratulating the society upon
the return ol ths Democratic pxrty to
pow: r in the Nat'orml Government, ha
said that they bad e ected a Presi
dent with purp ises so high, lr.n
est and pure, that already the
exponees cf the government had been
cut down and rir gi had been driven
out. In the c urne ot a discussion
upon the fundamental principles of
tuo Democratic party he slid: "In the
liour ol vict&ry we have had Eomo lit
tle demoralization, and wo have per
mitt da tendency toward bureaucracy
administration to appear in what is
called civil reform. The action of
this system Is unc meti.utional and
uadi uioc atic, Tho atthn of the
i-ivil eeivice board is to secure privi
leges to the few, and consequently it is
un institutional to puy out public
mrnfv for its support sinro tne
c u Htitution p:ovidsa fiat the pcoole
shall bo tnxad only lor the general
welfare, aud it is undemocratic to
have a bond examine applications for
pueu;ouo aim uirii u-Jtiua which ui
the successful spplicantB shsll have
their names sent in. Ttslk abnut eet
ting upon a higher lavel ; if thuro is
any liigocr level lor a unristian gen
tinman to walk upon tban one in
which ho likes his fricn.'s, and pre
fers his friends to his enemies; 1 don't
want to go upon it. Loud applauso.J
If ths epoils don't belong to the
vict irs to whom do they beleiig'.' Do
they belong to those who fight
en t lie otner sets or tuoee
who fight oa no side, but ho on
all sides? Laughter nnd applause.
It is uutafe and absurd to undertake
to 1 un a gover nment upon principles
opp Bed to human nature, but
aflticugh the Dcmocrstic party has
been a backslider iu this regard, it
wi'l retrace its steps and recover from
i's demoralization. In speaking of the
Democratic section of t .e party 1 ara
nil the 111 re earnest because
I speak in New York, In tbe
South the party has not backslid
because it has been punlitd through
suffering. But hare iu the North tbe
party basfjllowad af.er the Moabiah
women ot expediency. 11 commerce
were attrac od here, if trade were free,
New York would soon bs the greatest
city in tho whol world. In conclu
sion, senntor anos paiu a giowing
tribute to the ctlorta in ueliait ot lib
erty now being nml by Gladstone
and Parnell, and in this his exsmp'e
was fol'owej by ell lhe ot'-erspeukera.
The next speaker was (Jongros-man
Butler, the Governors erf New York,
Iodiaca, Virginia, Pennsylvania.
Honda. Mississippi. New Jersey and
Ca'ifcrnia, Secretary of War Endicott,
and a large number of Utitrd States
eena'crs, .Representatives and other
prominent men.
Mad Termination ofn rsnrlta or July
Pbab;oy, Kas., Ju'y 5. The csie-
bration here termimt'-d in a s:d
manner. About 5 o'clcck this evening
an old awning upon which fifteen cr
tarenty persons had cocgrega'ed to
witnens the water wcrka display by
the Are company gave way, precipi
tating tbe crjwd on tbe spectator
below. Some twenty men, wom
en and chi dren were injured,
and it is feared some fatally. Ths f I
lowing is a list ol the roost seriously
injured: Mr. and Mra. Frank Datcher
and child, Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Jelhiffe
and two children, Frank Wi aver, Miss
Albert Heck, Mrs. Mlntcn. Mies Lucy
Bennetr, Mrs. (Jakes end daughter
Jessie, J. G. Lee. Mrs. Miller and
Cormick lowers!
Th.oma.Ei 3F5.ctls.es,
A Bloody t'onrin mi Indlanapolli.
Imdiah apjlih, Ind, July 6. Tnis
bas been a bloody Fourth, although
the casua'ties have not been even ie
mo'ely earned by ths celebration of
tbe day L jward L Palmer, a young
man 1 lllicted with epilepsy, fell from
I . 1 . . 1 ; 1
a rreiiii v irsui in a ui tun ruceiveu
fatal injuries; Fred Kelliah, a farmer
near town, drjvo into the river to
wish til wagon ard was swfpt otf by
the current nd drowned ; J. D. Con
ner stepped out of the way of a mov
ing traiu on the Union Ira' ks only to
he knocked under ilia wheels of . one
appro icbing in tbe opposite direction
and killed. Businsss is suspended
ard the day is being ohs rved by the
Can Na Gee , whi give a picnic for
the Irish Psriumen ay campaiga
Tim AudiihI i'flrornilon nt Wood
stock. Woodstock, Conn., July 5. II. C.
Biwen. in pur.-uauoe cf his custom,
cdebra'ed tne Fourth at Rosebud
Park today. The speakers of the day
were his guests at his cuntry resi
dence, whence th-v drove 10 tlo
shore of Lake Wabbaquisttt! where a
large concourse ol paonle n ad assem
bled. The Hon. Jcseph R. Hawley
preuded, and talked b iefly on "l'be
Libor cf Liberty." The Hon. John
T. Wett deliv nil the add-cs
of welcome. Ex-Serrate ry Wm. h.
Uhandlor read a poem by the Ksv.
ThomBS Hilla. Thii wai lollowed by
an addrefs by Honry Clews. Hon.
John F. Plummer was to have made
an addrers on ' Trade and Commerce"
but branched r IT into a very burno'
ous vein. Aftsr rocer s addresecs were
delivered by Mr. Grosvenor and Hon.
Lvi P. Morton, and a poem was reid
by Louise Chandler Moulton. Lieut.
Greely gave a vivid descriptor ot hi?
arctic explorations and paid a tribute
to the warmth and taitbt'jlness of his
party. The speaking was closed by
an address by Mr. H. K. Carroll.
The lonrlb at Loudon,
Linpon, July 5. The usual Inde
pendence Day reception at tbeUivtd
Mates legation was held today. Both
Minister Pbelrs and Sscretary White
were absent, the former having gone
to the eeaside to reciuit bis tea'th.
Mrs. Phelps received the call
ers, among whom were Mr
Lowell, Cyrus W. Field, Laty
Churchill, Mr. end Mr. Leon
ard Jerome, Mr. and Mrs. Morion
Irewer, Mrs. and Miss Baach Grant,
Prof. Fisher, Mrs. and Miss Chamber
lain Bretherl. Mrs. Frank Leslie, Leo
pold Morte, Vieouatc88 Manville, Mr.
Reynold?, Mr. aud Mrs. Roche, Gen.
Slocum and Lord and Lady Vernon.
One stand wss set apart for lady
sneakers. At this point l.illie Dev-
ereaux Blake had cbarite. She thought
it time women took part io national af
fa'n, and fjllowed out the sug
gestion with a brief address.
Mrj. Delia S. Parnell followed Mis.
B ake. Tbe Irish leader's mother wsb
crcctad with cheers. She said ber
want of health prevented her speak-
inu: at leriL' h. liar feelings, she said,
weie strong as she 1 tood before such a
mul itude. It recalled to her ber an
rest or j, who fought for Erin's
liberty and for humanity against
the pecuniary landlords who ruled over
Ireland. In giving sympathy to Ire
land. Mra. Parcel! urced that ber
hearers should not nealect to send
them what is mors needful and prafr
tical money. Mine. Delscieusn aad
Margaret Moore also spoke briefly,
'r'a Comumert thould not eon fust our S)ecijlc
. I V JlVf tWA the numerous Imitation, tubttUutei,
A I t j potath and mercury malum whick are got-1
I """vfV y J ten up to teU, not on their own merit, but on
i$ Ayjy tlu meril "f mr remedy. An imitation it
V?! ''(yMIL "lieaye a fraud and a cheat, and they thrive j
jf'U&lfcVRA I ' ae they can tleal from toe article imitated.
X'yVRVV Treatise on Blood and Skin Diseases mailed
jr " For ,ate " druyjitl:
Fotaah Victim. Cured bj 8. 8. 8. Drawer 3, Atlanta, Ca. .
S..S.S. vs. POTASH.
I hvo hud blood poi'on for ton jrrara. I know I have taken one hundred bottles of
Iodide or noinh in that time, but It did me no good. Lat summer my face, neck, body
nnd limha were covered with Bores, and I conld scarcely use my arms on account of rheo
maliMn In my shoulders. I took S. S. S., and it has done me more good than all other medi
cines 1 have taken. My face, body and neck are icrfectly clear and clean, and my rheu
matism Is entirely pone. I weiched 116 pounds when 1 began the medicine, and 1 now weiti
1 r.S iiounds. My ffrst bottle helped me irreatly, and pave me an appetite like a strong man.
I would not be without S. B. 8. lor several times its weight In pold. ,
C. H. lira'UKU., W. !Wd tsu Ferry, New York.
llandall of Penn-y'.vanin, who was ac
corded an ovation. Ho spoke hut
eight minute', congratulating his hear
ers upon tho a lministrative reforms
already aoi nipiished under a Demo
cratic ad in nistration. Without any
change iu legisla ion, he said, the rev
enues of the government have been
increased i')O0,0()O; by economic man
agement fl,500.tKHl have been cut off
from the expenditure, and the gov
ernment is now $28,000,000 better off
for Damocratic administra'ion. I as
sert that the administration of the
Treasury liepartment by Daniel Man
ning will compare favorably with that
of Hamilton or Galla in
Randolph Tucker, of Virgin'a, next
spoke. He dwelt on tne fundamental
principles of Damosia.y. He kept
the audience in good humor, notwith
standing: trie fact that he was at times
intensely thilotonhical. Keferring to
the davs of reconstruction, Mr. Tucker
said: I have myself seen a little fel
low, in shoulder straps.go into a court
room in Virginia anil dictate a decision
to a indue on the bench, but we are
back in our father's hou-:e now, and
we are hack to itiy (aj plauso), and
when I rend to that .Southern au
dience they understand that means
the popular power of the Demccratic
fain ly.
Tho Hon. Jeremiah H. Murphy, of
lows, f jllowed. He had voted thirty
one years, bat never for a successful
State ticket. He wis, however, just
as proud of those votes as though tney
ha t won.
Congressman McAdoo, of NewJtr
scry, concluded the epeaking by a
brief address.
A letter of regret from President
Cleveland was read, in which he said:
"I should be very itlad to join thosa
who on that occasion will renew their
pledges of devotion to the principles
for which the fathers of the Republic
fought. These principles had no rela
tion to personal advantage or ambi
tious tchemes, but were adopted and
cherished because their enforcement
promised prosperity and greatness to
a free and victorious people."
Letteis of legret were alsa read
from the tlcn, 8, J. Tilden.Gea. B. F.
temwdves in the shade of the fence.
Knoiiffand Itaker were opposed to
each other d.r tbe firet time. Iu tbe
ti'Bt inn'rg the Incols s;zed up the de
livery cf Meniphis'a gie it twnler and
in four innings knocked bim
out of the box. B ack then
went in with Fusielbach to
catch. The Nashville, though
playing easy, made eight runs off tbis
pitcher scurves. Tne neavy batting ot
the iocils was a ditt:nguiehiug featuie
of the gams. The score record is e.s
fo'lows: Bise hits. Memphis 4, Nash
ville 16. Etom, Nashvills 5, Mem
phis 10, every man nonkiegsn trior
but Sbea.
Nashville 2 0 0 6 1 1 4 0 2-16
Memph's 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 14
Exhibition liainei at Atlanta.
IsraouL to ths arriar..!
Atlanta. Ga . Ju'y 5. The Macon
and Atlanta clubs played two exhibi
tion games, tbis morning and after
noon. Tbe miming gama resulted in
a tie, 10 to iu, taking ten innings.
Miller and Ha'ter did the battery
wrrk for Macon in the mornirg game,
while Conway and Wil'iams held the
prdnti for Atlan'a. Macon won the
a't'-rnron game by the score of 9 to 5.
The batteries wore Chamberlain and
Daniels for Macon, and Wells nnd
Williams for Atlanta. Thesame clubs
play an exhibition game herd tomor
row. Savannah's Victory Over Cbatta.
IsriOIAL TO THS iPritlL.l
Savannah, Ga , July 5 The game
ot ball this afternoon was largely at
retded and resulted in a v.c'ory for
Savannah. Score, 2 to 0. O'Day and
Gil ea battery for Savannah; Shreve
and Arundel for Chnttonooia. Base
bits Savannah, 2; Chattanooga, 4.
Error3 Savannah, 2; Chattanooga, 6.
on trases
Out on
9. TJiu-
The Columbln-AinlPtle Unie.
The gime yesterday batween the
Columbia Reds and Memphis Athletics
drew a fair attendancaand was cloeely
contest d. The following is the score
by innings:
Columbia 0 2 3 0 0 1 0 0 17
Memphis I 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 03
Ths same clubs will play again to
day, and as there will be no game on
the Teirace a large attendance may be
Nuea Ibe Only Man Who 1'lays
Without Error McNorlvy
not Home Mugging.
Nabhvillk. Tknn.. July 4 At last,
alter many unsuccessful att jropti.and
the low f six days witn attendant ex
penses, the Ntshyille and Memphis
clubs have taxed their strength upon
local ground. The day was all that
could be as'red. By tbe onesided
scores 13 to 3, seven innings, and 16
to 4, the BlulTCity boys yielded to
their contestants tbe palm for being
superior ball plovers. Though Mem
phis was somewhat disabled by in
juries to teveral ot her players, she
was already outmatched. The Nash
villes of the six games played have
lost only one, and that was by a mere
scratch. In the first game through
two inninss Brynsn succeeded in pre
venting the eluggois from making a
a single hit, but in the thud
he was dropped on to in
such terrific shape that ho
must have wiBhed himself back once
more in the Keystone Std, frcm
which he wrs imported. When the
game was called alter the seventh
inning the locals had made seventeen
hit?, with a torsi of twenty ba'ca.
Billy Taylor made his first appearance
in tbe box and was greeted most vo-
(iieroiuiy Dy ins i-ouio
who had gathered. He yielded
two hits to the nn-t two
men at ha', but dnrirg tho
rema;nder of the gme held
bis epponents down to tbree singlts.
He was well supported by the rstof
the team. Hillery umpired in a fa!r
and impartial manner. During the
game C oigan, the catcher, was severely
hurt oa a slide to third, and wss
forced to retire. Broughton took his
place behind the bat, Sneed going to
right. The latter was unable to play
through the game on account of a core
hand, and O Lsary was substituted.
Hellman distinguished himself by
knocking a long three bagger in tbe
seventh inning.
n the afternoon there was the lar
gest attendancs that ever witnessed a
game of biseball in Nashville. The
crowd was variously estimated, but
there were in all about 4500 people
present. Of this number there were
several hundred ladies, who filled
the ladies' stand. The amphithe
ater was not large enough to meet
requirements and hundreds went
down stairs Into the directors' apart
men'soront into the park, seating
Columbia Ud. Athletic.
Pu'livan, p. Fell, p.
Wate, c. Lynch, c.
Howard, 8. s. Maloughney, 8. s.
Capehait, 1 b. Welsh, 1 b.
Taylor, 2 b. Ryan, 2 b.
Manion, 3 b. Long, 3 b.
Pender, 1. f. Lawless, 1. f.
Petty, cf. Uiiflin, c. f.
Hilliard, r. f. Duniingen, r. f.
Game called at 4 o'clock p m.
Another Walk Over for Corlntb.
Cokinth, Miss., July 5. A large
crowd witnessed the game of ball
flayed today between Coiinth nnd
uka. It proved to be another Bull
Run for the borne team, only the
Ccrinths were run harder aroutd the
bases than Pep a at Mana Baa. Iuka
imported a celebrated bat ery from
Florence. Ala., Harrison and Hooks,
also, a crack shortstop from Tueciim
bia, Ala., Giles, and men from Baid
wyn. MitS., and Memphis. However,
the boys got on to II. and H. with
both feet and paddled them all over
Froatown. making eixteen runs.
Giean and Bradley beldthe points for
Corinth, aud it took tne tuna corobi
nation until tne eighth inning to find
the ball. A wild throw to first and
five safe hits gave them 6, and one in
the ninth made it 7. wberethey rested
Score Corinth 16; Iuka, 7. Struck
out By Green. 10; Harrison, 7,
Umpire-J. w.iio;neoi uonntn.
llaxeball Notes.
The White Station baseball club de
feated the McKinley club ot Fisher
ville Saturday by a score of 20 to 17.
Shba made two rema'kable plays
vesterdav. He twice put out men on
Hies to left field and twice fielded the
ball home in time to cut off a run.
Besides tbis, while all tbe rjgu'er
Rlmrirers were unable to nnd the nail
Shea made two base hits. McS.rley
also made two hits and Broughton
one. The rest did Dothing witb the
bat. The Memphis nine needs a few
more Sheas.
PiTTsBVHei. Pa , July 5. Six thou
sand people attended the mornirg
game at Kec ret tion Park between the
titsburgs mid Ba timores. Galvin
Wis very effective while Hendereon
was batted hard. Tbe home team
won easily and nearly shut out ths
visitois Score:
Pittsburg 2 0 5 2 0 1 1 1 3-15
Baltimore 00000010 01
Batteries Pittsburg, Galvin and
Miller; Baltimores, Henderson and
Trallley. Umpire, Waleh.
PittBburg 03000043 3-13
Baltimore 00000110 C 2
St. Loris, Mo., July 5. Tbe Thila
delphias won the morning game from
tbe St. Louis Maroons by good base
running and a succeesful bunching of
hita, aided considerably by Kirby's
pitching, which was rather wild at
times. There were no paiticnlarly
brilliant p'ays. Tbe work of Glass
cock at short and Dunlap at second,
however, was excellent, each making
several remarkable stops of hot liners,
Forgawn's pitching was effective.
Ths attendancs wss about 2500. The.
St. Louis 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 01
Philadelphia 2 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0-6
Base hits St. Louis, 7; Philadel
phia", 10. Errors St. Lou's, 7; Pfcil
adelpliiwF, B.
Toe leliowing is the score in detail:
St Loni" (10 1 0 0 0 0 0 1-2
Philadelphia.... 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0-3
Chicag-, July 5. Tbe morning
game between the Bosions and Chi
cagos was attended by fully 5000 peo
ple. The Chicagoes out tielded and
out batted their opponents. Score:
Chicago 1 1 0 6 0 0 2 0 10
B.ston 0 0103000 0-4
Summary: Runs earned, Chicago?,
2. Home run SuMod. Three base
hits Anson, Su ton. Two bass hit
Will ams:n. Pane on balls Chicago,
4; BoBton 2. First rase on errors-
Chicago, 1 ; Be ston, 1. Left
Chicago, 1; B aton, 3.
strikes Cticago, 4, Bcston
pire Curry.
In the afternoon 7000 people were
Chicago 0 0 1 1 0 0 13
Boston 1 1 0 0 2 0 26
Detroit, Mich., Ju'y 5 Tbe g me
tbis morning was a most exciting one
and abounded in good plays. The
home cub poua' ed out a victory in
the last two innings. Both clubs were
on their mettle and worked well.
White won tbe game for Detroit by
bard and judicious ba'tinir, five runs
being due to h's work w.th the wiMow.
Atteroance 7lKi fccore: uetroit, s;
New York, 7. Earned runs Detroit,
6; New York, 2. Bess hits Detroit,
l(i: New York, 10. Home runs
O'Rouike and White. Two baee hits
Ganz-dl. O'Rourke, Ward and Get-
hardt. Lett on bases Detroit, ; ew
York, 5. Umpire York.
Dbtiioit. Mich , July 5. This after
noon's gime between the Giants and
the Siuggeis was something of a repe
titioa of the morning game. The vis
i ors gained a good lead early in the
game by heavy hitting but by tbe
came means tbe heme team pulled cut
safely in last two innings. Score:
Detroit 1 2 0 0 3 0 0 2 3-11
New York 2 4 0 2 0 1 0 0 1-10
Cincinnati. O.. July 5. The contest
bitween the A'hletic and Cincinnatia
this morning was dull and prolonged,
and was won by tbe home team
through heavy hatting.
was loose on bo n sides.
5000. Score:
Cincinnatis..5 0 0 6 0
Athletics 0 0 0 0 1
S x thousand persons saw theA'h-letic-Cincinnati
game this a'ternoon.
Cine.inna!ip..O 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0-1
Athletics 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0
Louisvilles, 2; Metropolitans, 3.
St. Locih, Mo., July 5. St. Leu's,
by hard hitting and euperb fielding,
defeated the Brooklyn this morning
before an sudience cf 3000 people.
Buehong and Fou'z played a faultless
game until tbe ninth inning, when
the visitors, by bunching tbeir hits
and aided by several errors by the
home team, succeeded in knocking
out tbree runs. The score:
S-. Lonis 0 1 0 0 2 0 3 1 0-7
Brooklyn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3-3
St. Louis 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0-4
Brooklyn 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 -S
Kansas City, Mo., July 5. The
home team bunched their hits this
morning and won a game from Wash
KaostsCity...4 0 0 2 0 0 0
Washington ...0 0 0 2 0 1 1
The fle'ding
3 0 0
4 2 0
0- 7
(Inlet Celebration ot the I'onrtb
PrlHonen' NentenceN Commuted,
IsrnciAL to tbb ipriii,.!
NAnviLLE, Texn., July 5. The
Fourtn was very quietly celebrated
here to-day. There were no parades
nor demonstration of any kind.
Gov. Eats yesterday cr mmuted the
sentence ot Robert Rojs, colored,
from Memphis, lent up fcr lite,
to twenty jears. He has yet
several yesra to ecrve. Ballentine
Albany, white, from Sullivan county,
tent up for life for murder, was com
muted to twenty years. He gees out
infivemonths. He in the oldest pris
oner in the pen, being 75 years old.
Tbe Alabama Organisation of Ibe
Hannaa City Koacl Perfected.
i I snout, to ths Arriar..!
Birmingham, Ala., July 5. Presi
dent Nettleton nnd General Attorney
Pratt of the Kansas City, Fort Scott
and Gulf railroad, and Capt. C. B. Mc
Afee, its attorney at Springfield, Mo.,
spent today here, and perfected their
Alabama organization, which bears
the name of Memphis and Birming
ham Railway Company. They came
through in Mr. Nettleton's private car.
A large addition was made today to
their outfits at worx on their road,
and everything points to rapid con

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