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GOODBYE OLD PARTY Work of the Cincinnati Con- Yention Completed. The Third Party Infant Born and Christened. People's Party of the United States Is Its Name. The Platform Adopted Embraces About AlltheHeform Issues Except Prohibition. Associated Press Dispatches. Cincinnati, May 50. —The committee on resolutions appointed by the nat ional union conference remained in ses sion'until 3:30 o'clock this morning, when an adjournment was taken until 10 o'clock this forenoon. After the opening exercises in the convention, reports from the committees on arrangements and credentials helped to kill time, pending the exciting devel opments that many looked for when the platform committee wou'd be ready to report. Jesse Harper, an Illinois Green backer, addressed the convention. He was shut off by the report of the com mittee on credentials. The committee announced that any delegate represent ing several organizations could only cast one vote. The number of delegates re ported was 1417. The report was unan imously adopted. A TERRIFIC UPROAR was suddenly caused at this point by Grover of Wisconsin starting a ha rangue in opposition to the organizing at once of a new party. Yells of ''Sit down!" "Put him out!" and similar shouts from the floor and gallery had no effect. Tl*e chairman pounded wildly •with his hammer, and the Wisconsin man was finally hauled down by the sergeant-at-arms. When order was restored the report of the committee on permanent organ isation was heard, and then Mrs. Helen Gougar of Indiana was given an oppor tunity to express her sympathy with the movement, and plead for a prohibi tion plank in the convention's platform. She was generously applauded. Mrs. Gougar denounced the banquet to be given the delegates to the conven tion tonight, declaring the brewers were backing it. There was much feeling displayed over the talk, and it was stated that Mrs. Gougar's delegation would repudiate her sentiments as to the banquet, and wouhl attempt to dis cipline her. PKFFER TAKES THE CHAIR. Senator Peffer was at this point intro duced as permanent chairman of the convention, and was given a flattering reception. The assemblage before him, he proclaimed, was one of the most im portant ever convened on American soil. They had before them a power which was crushing the people, not only in America but in all the world. They were divided upon some minor matters, but thanks be to God, they were united on this: The money power must be de posed. There is now no such thing as stopping the avalanche. Let them only keep it, however, in the midd'e of the road. Let them not go astray after this "ism" or that "ism," but begin today, to speed the main issues. Mrs. Marion Todd, of Chicago, in an eloquent address to the convention, pre sented Senator Peffer a basket of flowers.- A COLLECTION FOR COLORED DELEGATES. An appeal was made from the plat form for funds to pay the fare home of colored Alliance delegates from South Carolina. Contributions were then generously made. After some deliberation the report of the committee on order of business, lim iting speeches to five minutes, was adopted. The report outlined the pro gramme for the appointment of a na tional committee. An attempt to modify the report so as to practically make the unit rule go, threw the convention into a parliamen tary wrangle. It was overwhelmingly defeated. It was necessary to apply the previous question before a vote could be obtained upan the report of the committee on order of business. It went through with a rush, and when the result was announced, pandemonium broke loose. The convention then took a recess until INK BAGS. "The Cuttle Fish has a kind of gland, called the ink li<tg, from which, when pursued, it throws out a brownish black liquor that daikens the water, enabling it to escape observation."—Webster's Dictionary. Just so do the Alum and Ammonia Baking Powder manu facturers, who have for years been palming off on the un suspecting housewife their adulterated powder as "abso lutely pure." As soon as the fraud which they practice is shown up by the baking powder "testers," their ink bag opens and out comes the dirty liquor of falsehood and mis representation in the form of reading notices in the news papers under such headings as: "Trying to Defraud House keepers," "Sneak Thieves in Disguise," "Overshooting the Mark," etc., in the hope that their adulterations and fraud will thereby escape observation. Since the public have learned that these nasty ejections from the baking powder cuttle fish are not editorials, but advertisements, paid for by the wincing Baking Powder Co., they understand how a Company willing to resort to such methods has the hardihood to distort and falsify even Gov ernment Reports. The Cleveland Baking Powder Co. makes an article so pure and wholesome that it is willing to have the composi. tion known, and therefore prints it on every can, and fears no test that can be made. 2p. m. The committee on resolutions was still at work at the time of recess. MORE STORMY SCENES. When the convention reassembled a letter from L. L. Polk, which was read, advising the conference to issue an ad dress and defer action on third party until 1892, caused a breene, and when a motion to refer it to the committee on resolutions was declared carried' there was a loud demand that the negative be put more forcibly by the chair. The de mand was renewed and continued from time to time. Ignatius Donnelly, chairman of the committee on resolutions, climbed up on the rostrum at this juncture, and almost his first words caused a -wMrhwncUof excitement. The declaration from Don nelly which set the convention wild,was to the effect that lie was there to report that the committee on platform was a unit for the organization of a third party. Two alternatives were presented, he said, either to ignore the third party, or divide the friends of reform. He gave way to Robert Schilling, of Wisconsin, the secretary of the com mittee, who read the platform, which is as follow s: THE PLATFORM. First. That in view of the great so cial, industrial and economical revolu tion now dawning upon the civilized world, and the new and living issues confronting the American people, we believe the time lms arrived for the crystallization of the political reform forces of our country, and the formation of what should be known as the People's party of the United States of America. Second. That we most heartily en dorse the demands of the platforms adopted at St. Louis in 1889, at Ocala, Fla., in 1890, and Omaha in 1891, by the industrial organizations there represent ed, summarized as follows: The right to make and issue money is a sovereign power, to be maintained by the people for their common benefit; hence we demand the abolition of na tional banks, as banks of issue; and as a substitute for national bank notes we demand that legal tender treasury notes be issued in sufficient volume to transact the business of the country on a cash basis without damage or especial advantage to any class or calling, such notes to be legal tender in payment of all debts, public and private, and such notes, when demanded by the people, shall be loaned to them at not more than 2 per cent, per annum upon non perishable products, as indicated in sub treasury plan, and also upon real estate with a proper limitation upon the quan tity of land and amount of money. We demand the free and unlimited coinage of silver. We demand the passage of laws pro hibiting the alien ownership of land, and that congress take prompt action to • devise some plan to obtain all lands now owned by alien and foreign syndicates, and that all land held by railroads and other corporations in excess of such as is actually used and needed by them, be reclaimed by the government ana held for actual settlers only. Believing the doctrine cf the equality of rights to all and special privileges to none, we demand that taxation, na tional, state or municipal, shall not be used to build up one interest or class at the expense of another. We demand that all revenues, na tional, state or county shall be limited to the necessary expense of government economically and honestly administered. We demand a just and equitable sys tem of graduated tax on income. We demand most rigid, honest and just national control and supervision of the means of public communication and transportation, and if this control and supervision does not remove the abuses now existing, we demand government ownership of such means of communi cation and transportation. We demand the election of the presi dent, vice-president and United States senators by direct vote of the* people. We urge the united action of all pro gressive organizations in attending the conference called for February 22,1892, by the six leading reform organizations ; that a national central committee be ap pointed by this conference to be com posed of three members from each state represented, to be named by each state delegation ; that this central committee shall represent this body, attend the national conference February 22, 1892, and if possible unite with that and all other reform organizations there assem bled. If no satisfactory arrangement can be effected, this committee shall call a national convention not later than June 1, 1892, for the purpose of nomin ating candidates for president and vice president; that the members of the central committee for each state, where there is no independent political organ ization, conduct an active system of po litical agitation in their respective states. THE LOS "ANGELES HERALD; THURSDAY MORNING, MAY 21, 1891. ADDITIONAL HE: SOLUTIONS. Additional resolutions, not part of the platform, were presented. They rec ommended the favorable consideration of universal suffrage; demanded treas ury notes to pay soldiers, equivalent to coin ; favored the eight-hour day, and condemned the action of the world's fair commission with reference to wages; also a resolution calling on the attorney general to submit the act providing for the opening of Oklahoma to homestead settlement, to the supreme court at the earliest possible moment, that settlers may understand the lawful and consti tutional meaning of said act, and put a stop to ruinous litigation. .. . .„.. THE NEW NAME APPLAUDED. The name of the new party, the "Peo ple's Party of the United States," elicited a magnificent outbuist of ap plause, and as each plank was read, cheering was resumed so frequently that the great hall seemed to reverberate con tinuously. The plank recommending universal suffrage to favorable consider ation met with a rather chilly reception, but the one demanding the payment of pensions on a gold basis was roundly cheered. At this juncture a delegate objected that the platform was one-sided for the Farmers' Alliance, but he met with little encouragement. Schillings announced that the pension plank was left to the soldier member of the committee, with an inquiry as to whether it was sati factory, and on his acquiesence, it was adopted unani mously. A CYCLONE OF ENTHUSIASM. Amid a perfect cyclone of enthusiasm, the delegate moved the adoption of the platform, as read. The convention went wild. Delegates mounted tables and chairs, shouting and yelling like Co manches. A portion of the convention in a tremendous chorus sang, to the tune of Good Bye, My Lover, Good Bye. the words Good Bye, Old Parties, Good Bye, and then the Doxclegy. The tu mult surpassing in its remarkable sud denness and vigor anything that had previously taken place in that conven tion, lasted fully a quarter of an hour, till it ceased from sheer exhaustion. Several delegates urged the adoption of the report, but the enthusiasm had to have vent, and one after another, the orators relieved themselves. When order was finally restored, the platform, proper, was adopted by a rising vote. PROHIIUTION KNOCKED OUT. At this stage the convention was little better than a howling mob, and in the midst of the confusion G. M. Miller of California came to the front on the prohibition question, which had been ignored in the platform and resolutions. All efforts to shake him off with points of order were ineffectual. A resolution offered by him was brief, but to the point. It said: "Resolved, that we favor the abolition of the liquor traffic." Fifty orators clamored for recognition, but the first to succeed was Schilling of Wisconsin. He declared himself a strong temperance man, but he opposed the discussion of the auestion of piohi bition at this time. The resolution had been fully considered and voted down by the committee on platform. To spring it now was plainly throwing a firebrand into the convention, and in his opinion a deliberate attempt to cause a split. After another awful uproar the prohi bition amendment was overwhelmingly defeated. The resolutions were adopted, with only three dissenting votes. A resolu tion against trusts was choked off by the point of order, raised by Schilling cf Wisconsin, that all resolutions should be referred to the committee without being read. Then the convention got down to business again, and the matter of choos ing a national committee was taken up. Chairman AVeaver, who had relieved Peffer, dedlared a welcome recess. After recess the roll of states was called for members of the national com mittee, the convention adopting the in novation of appointing three members from each state, instead of one member, as the old parties have. THE LAST OF THE BIG THREE. Alliance Congressman J. G. Otis, of Kansas, nominated H. E. Taubeneck, of Illinois, as chairman of the national ex ecutive committee, and amid much cheering Taubeneck was chosen by ac clamation. In his speech he said : "You see before you all there is left of the celebrated independent party in the Illinois legislature, so often called the Big Three." He added that while he sincerely ap preciated the hdhor the convention had conferred upon him, he scarcely felt equal to the position, but would do the best he could, and rely upon the assistance of the other mem bers of the committee. In conclusion, he said, they were standing on the brink of a conflict between capital and labor, and the longer that conflict was post poned, the worse it would be. "Our politicians," he said, "might as well try to stop the cyclone, or the movements of the stars, as to evade this issue." A few moments of confused prepara tion for adjournment sine die ensued, then the chairman's gavel fell, and the first convention of the People's party of the United States passed into history. THE NATIONAL COMMITTEE. Following is the national committee: Arkansas —L. P. Featherstone, Isaac McCracken, J. Q. A. Bush. California—Marion Cannon, H. C. Dillon, A. G. Hinckley. Connecticut —Robert Pique. Florida—W. D. Condon, L. Baskins, J. D. Goss. Georgia—C. C. Post. lowa-J. B. Weaver, M. L. Wheat, A. J. Westfield. Indiana —C.A. Powers, Leroy Temple ton, J. D. Comstock. Illinois—S. N. Norton, A. J. Streator, H. E.Taubeneck. Kansas —P. P. Elder, Levi Dumbald, R. S. Osborn. Kentucky—D. L. Graves, S. F. Smith, T. G. Fallin. Louisiana—J. J. Mills, Dr. R. B. Paine, John Pickett. Massachusetts—G. W. Washburn, A. G. Brown, E. M. Boynton. Michigan—Ben Colvin, Mrs. S. E. V. Emery, John 0. Reabel. Minnesota —Ignatius Donnelly, C. N. Perkins, Andre Stevenson. Missouri—Paul J. Dickson, J. W. Rodgers, W. O. Atkeson. Maine—H. S. Hobbs, F. A. Howard, D. W. Smith. Nebraska—J. H. Edmeston, William Dysart, W. H. West. New York—Jacob H. Studer, Joel B. Hout. Ohio—Hugh Preyer, J. C. H. Cobb, H. T. Barnes. Oklahoma —Samuel Crocker, A. E. Light, John Hogan. Pennsylvania—R. A. Thompson, R. Agnew, Louis Edwards. South Dakota—J. W. Hardin, H. L. Louikg, Fred Zeybe. Texas—W. R. Lamb, Thomas Games, J. H. Davis. Tennessee—H. P. Osborne, G. W. J. Kay, John W. James. Wisconsin—Robert Schilling, Alfred Manheimer, A. J, Phillips. West Virgina—Luther C. Shinn, Geo. W. Hamment, Thos. Keeney. Wyoming—D. Bretenstein, James A. Smith, H. I). Hewett. District of Columbia—Lee Crandall, 8. A. Blank, H. J. Schulters. Young Hearst's Yacht. Nkw York, May 20.—There is just be ing completed at the yards of the Heers Hoff manufacturing company, of Bristol, R. 1., what will be one of the most pala tial yachts afloat. It is the property of W. R. Hearst, son of the late Senator Hearst, of California. It is expected to be ready to elide of the ways in about ten days. Its launching will be an im portant event. A big crowd of people will witness the ceremony. If the yacht comes up to the contract stipula tion, Hearst will take her to the Pacific coast. Bay City Brief*. San FitANCisco.May 20.--Victor Ander son, another victim of the fire at 519 Post street, Monday afternoon, died at the city and county hospital this morn ing. The state board of arbitration held their first meeting this morning, and organized with Oliver Eldridge, chair man, and Albert May, secretary. There was a sprinkling of rain here at 2 o'clock this afternoon, with prospects apparently for a shower. Will Blame Be a Candidate? St. Louis, May 20.—Lieut. Coppinger, son-in-law of Secretary Blame, who is in the city, when asked if he knew or had heard whether Blame had made any positive statement that he would or would not be a candidate before the Re miblican convention next year, or that he would accept the nomination if of fered him, replied : "I do not know. I never heard any statement of that kind, nor have I heard it spoken of." Blaine'* Condition. New York, May 20.—Secretary Blame's condition was much improved this morning. Mrs. Maine when asked whether the secretary was likely to leave for Washington, replied that no definite arrangement had yet been made for their departure. THE SAILING OF THE ITATA. She sailed away, That sweet spring day, With the U S. marshal on her; The man turned pale, To see her sail. For he thought he was a goner. The ship wore 'round, Far down the sound. In the usuul ship shape manner; And there she stopped, And the marshal hopped On shore with his starry banner. The captain stood (in his bridge of wood; "Farewell to your Uncle Sammy," He yelled in glee, Across the sea. And the marshal murmured: "Damme!" Which sentiment has been adopted by the state department as its trade mark in this business.—[Washington Post. For reliable male and female help apply to the A. O. U. W. Employment Bureau. No. 215 S. Main st. No expense to those wishing help or employment. Fbank X. Englkb, secretary. S ? JftCOBS OJI CURES PERMANENTLY SCIATICA. LUMBAGO. ft Osden, Mich.. 41 ° K-faVßt, May 17.1890. Gan Francisco. Cnl. -My brother-Rev. „ April L>M««. o 0 _~„, „._„ My wife and I < th Samuel Porter, -bos J« clw , Bured by St. Jacobs with lame bnclc i>nd Oil cf cxcrudat'iii: Fore throat, ami have sciatic Dams in his fund perman. lit sciauc pains in ms cllre hy of tt thigh." Jacobs Oil. J. M. L. Porter, E. J. Ijihaes. IT IS THE BEST. (JORDAN BROS. THE LEASING TAILORS. JB GRAND IQ A OPENING j| II SUMMER Big fJL STYLES ' 1^ We invite the public to inspect our large and fine stock of Suitings and Pantalooning which we make np at Moderate Prices. First-class workmanship and perfect fit guaranteed. Respectfully yours, GORDAN BROS. 118 Sonth Spring St., Los Angeles. BRANCH OF SAN FRANCISCO. 3-31 2m SYour | Hair «Jh Turning s ■p^~f~*~ r Gray? MRS. GRAHAM'S HAIR RESTORER WILL restore it to its Original Color. You can apply It yourself and no one need know yon are using it. It has no unpleasant odor; does not make the hair sticky; does not stain the handa or scalp. It is a clear liquid and contains no sediment. Guaranteed harmless. It requires about ten days' use to restore the color. Prices, fl. Get your druggist to order it for you. If you have any trouble with your hair or scalp, call on or write to MRS. GBRVAISK GRAHAM, "Beauty Doctor," 103 Post street, San Francisco, who also treats ladles for all blemishes or defectß of face or figure. Lady agents wanted. RAMONA GOMENT, Los Angeles county.'Cal., a branch of the Con vent of Our Lady of.the Sacred Heart, Oakland, Cal. 1 his institution, conducted by the Sisters of the Holy Names, occupies one of the most picturesque sites in San Gabriel valley. It has features of excellence that specially recom mend It to public patronage. The course of study embraces the various branches of a solid, useful and ornamental education. For particulars, apply to the 3-3 LADY SUPERIOR. Mullen, Bluett & Co., THE LEADING CLOTHIERS I ■ < make: public a few facts. « 7) -——-———————-————.— _ We have just completed the improvements to our store, which gives us the largest and finest room on the coast. We have Immense Windows and plenty of light, as good goods will bear close inspection. Our lady customers now have in Boys' Department a com fortable sitting room, where they can take plenty of time to examine our goods and prices. We have placed a new Nickel Cash Carrier system, which is the wonder of all, as it smoothly and regularly does its work. We have furnished our new room extra well, and invite you all to call, as we know you will feel at home. We will contiaue to maintain our well known reputa tion for reliable goods and honest dealing. You can be sure that you will be all treated alike, as we have ONLY ONE PRICE! and THAT, as LOW as can be had ANYWHERE. We make a special effort to provide nobby, good fitting suits for the best dressers, as well as always aiming to satisfy the wants of WORKINGMEN with suits LOW IN PRICE, and durable in quality. —-———————__—_———__—. ■ Don't Fail to See Our Elegant Store ! MULLEN, BLUETT & CO. 5-21 . % Do You Take Medicine? It is often a disagreeable, but very necessary duty to perform. Don't blame the Doctor because the medi cine does you no good, but take your prescriptions where you can get them properly filled at the lowest prices. This is the place, F. C. WOLF, DRUGGIST, 106 W. First Street, Under the Natick. A NEW LINE Or PERFUMES JUST RECEIVED. 5-13-.'im-eod and Moth Remedy. Tried Vermin and Moth Remedy. ANTI-VERMIN AND MOTH REMEDY. iW~ By putting this powder under the edges of carpets, I guarantee that there will be no Moths. It has the same effect if used for upholstered furniture, woolen eoods wpnrlni? an" parel.ctc. Address all communications to JOSEPH MEIII.KK, San 1 ernardlnt, Cat £L Agent for the Pacific Coast. For sale by C. F. HEINZEMAN. 239 N Main it c V ifiljri 1?7 and 179 N. Spring St.; F. J. OIESE, 103 N. Main St., and all leading druggists 6-1 tt RIAL TO Still Leads the Procession! THE SEMI-TROPIC. Land anil Water Co. Best Orange Land, $100 Per Acre! Location, 5 miles north of Riverside and 4 miles west of San Bernardino. Think of it! Fine Orange Land at $100 per acre. If you go to Riverside or Red lands you must pay $300 to $500 per acre for land inferior to ours. Long time. Liberal discount for cash. L. M. BROWN, Agent, 213 W. First at., Lob Angeles, Cal. TEETH Extracted NB FROM 8 TO 9 A. M. Gold or porcelain crowns, $5. Bert sets of teeth, upper and lower, $14. Best set of teeth, upper or lower, $7. Teeth filled with gold, II and up. Teeth filled with gold alloy, 75c and up. Teeth filled with silver, 50c and up. Teeth filled with amalgam, 50c and up. Teeth filled with cement, 50c. Teeth cleaned, 50c and up. . Teeth extracted without pain: gas, $1. All Work Warranted DR.C. H.PARKER, Corner Broadway and Third Street, (Entrance on Third Street.) 5-1 AUCTION -:- SALE! ON THE EASTERN PLAN. Cash and Credit Sale on Premises, • CAPISTRANO X- At the Breeding Farm of Marcus A. Forsteifon THURSDAY, MAY 28,1891, Sale commencing at 1 o'clock p.m. The catalogue embraces 100 head of very fashionably bred mares from 3 to 5 years old; 70 head of large fine geldings, all broke to sad dle, together with 30 head of Graded Perche rons. Total 200 head. Take 8:15 train, loot of First St., returning leave Capistrano at 7:15 p.m. Buyers at our last sale, viz., May sth, were moro than pleased. 'terms of Sale: Cash for all purchases up to *2ijo. Liberal credit extended on approved pa per on all Bums over that amount. Horses delivered free of charge. \ Free barbecue for all guests on arrival of train. M. A. FORSTER, Proprietor. E. W. NOYES, Auctioneer. Send Potatoes, FIRST CROP, The best in the market; early and late varieties.. CASH OR ON SHARES. H. J. HASTINGS, Room 10,108 N. Sp.ing St., Los Angeles. 418-ffowtf J. L. DbJARNETT 5 V. DOL. Successors to AMERICAN FI-HING COMPANY, Wholesale and Retail Dealers in V ISII, OYSTERS, GAMS and POULTRY, Lobsters, Crabs, Shrimps and Clams Always on hand. ffBT-VVe make a specialty of shipping fish and oysters to all p->ints in Southern Cala., Arizona, Texas, New and Old Mexico. Telephone 036 Third and Spring sts., LOS ANGELES. 5-21 lm FOR SUMMERI Fist|! Fisli! OF ALL KINDS! Fresh from the Water. RECEIVED MORNING and EVENING. SPRING CHICKENS! Young Domestic Ducks, Turkeys, Lobsters, Mussels, Crabs, Shrimps, Oysters. LOS ANGELES FISHING CO., Mott Market; Branch, Broadway Market. Wholesale and Retail Dealers and Shippers. CATARRH CURED, health and sweet breath secured, by Shiloh's Catarrh Remedy. Price 60 cents Nasal Injector free. For sale by Helms man, 222 N. Main, or Trout, Sixth and Broad way.