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4 TSTTKT) AUGUST 24, 1852. WHEELING, W. YA., MONDAY MORNING, MAY 14, 1888. YOLUME XXXYI?NUMBER 228
W,'i.La MISFIT 1
Likely to Pass House on Account '
of Party Lines Being Drawn. !
mills appears sanguine ;
AlMiut tin* Mai Cor and Says J lie Itc- *
publican* ami Protection Demo- g
* c*riii- Cannot Defeat tlic BUI.
I TIiIm Wcck'H Debate.
I W.HIH.VCTO.V, D. C., May 13.?This
| week will be memorable in the annum 01 j
I tariir debate. Not only will it see tlie v
I dose of the general debate on the tariir t
hill, but it will Ik; eonspicuous by reason
of tlx* number of .fine speakers who will t
Ik- heard. To hear Randall, the two r
Hrecken ridges, McKinley, Reed and t
Carlisle make set speeches in one week t
docs not often happen. The exact day }
on which the last speech will be deliv- v
ennl will not be positively determined ^
until Jlomlay, when the Committee on J
Wajrsind Means have concluded to set- t?
fie tbw jH?int. g
Under tin- rule adopted on the 25th of
Jut month, the general debate would n
conclude on Wednesday next, there <1
bavin;' been one day on which a special C
orl'-r intervened and the debate ?us- p
jiended, but as the diseussion has con- tl
tinned, inure members have expressed di
their desire for an opportunity to spenk is
on the subject. At (irst there was a si
.iiin,.iil?v in t/ettimr sneakers enough to tc
occupy tin* time, but "latterly the mom- <>
Ih'W have begun to appreciate that this
is tlit? great debate of the session, and h:
an* now only too anxious to be allowed fr
to participate. o1
Thcre?are about twenty men on eaeli ti
side of the house, or forty in all, who ei
an- not on the present list of speakers, tl
and who are desirous of being allotted F
time. For these reasons Mr. Mills is M
willing to extend the time until Satur- 01
dav. lie desires that every member fr
shall be given the opportunity to ex- tl
press himself on this subject, and that ai
none of them shall feel themselves in is
' any way affronted. This will modify, in bi
softie degree, the programme heretofore w
detailed in these dispatches. m
WKONKSDAY FOlt lUNOAfX.
Mr. Kandall has determined to take ^
part in the debate, and, jus at present ar- tl
ranged, he will speak to an overflowing tl
house on Wednesday. This date is how- ^
ever subject to change, from the fact M
that the Labor Committee is entitled to 1*
that dav, and unless Chairman O'Neill
can be Induced to accept a later date,
immediately after the close of the general
debate, Wednesday will be occupied ai
by business from that committee. It is
understood, however, that Mr. O'Neill
is willing to take either Monday or
Tuesday of the week following. di
Then "Sunset" Cox, of New York, is Q
expected to talk some tune next week, a(
on a day to be selected by himself. On
Friday will come, the speeches of Colonel P1
Itreck'onridge, of Kentucky, and Mr. itl
McKinley, of Ohio. Un Saturday Mr. ai
Jieeil, of Maine, will lead oil', and Speakor
Carlisle will conclude. On these last
two days crowded galleries may be looked c(
for, ami every member will be "in his seat, el
It is probable that two or three days Jo
will be allowed to elapse between the 0j
conclusion of the general debate and
the commencement of the consideration
of the bill under the live minute rule. In J"
that case they will be given to committecs.
An effort will be made to place a ,l
limit to the "five-minute" debate, but C.1
no date has vet been mentioned. Chair- !.V
inan Mills was to-day in conference with
Keed anil MeKinley on this subject.
Mr. Mills nuggestcd" that it would he
useless to occupy seven or eight weeks y
in the hcaringof amendments ollered by "l
the Republicans, and then voting upon l"
them. 1 iciMkei It hem to bring the matter j
to n test vote at once, by moving to u
strike out everything after the enacting r(
clause of the Mills bill and to substitute
the measure prepared by themselves. ^
lie urged that . 11
Tills WOULD HAVE TIMK
and permit the transaction of other busi- in
ness l?efore the session closed. Of w
course, no detinito answer was returned,
but the proposition is being seriously f0
considered by the Republican leaders. jj
The Ways*and Means Committee lias
been busy in hearing the arguments of jj
ineinhers who offered amendments to lt]
the taritT bill in the caucus Wedues- f
day night. Mr. Kavner, of Mary- n(
land, was heard in behalf of his amend- tj
liient to retain the existing rate of duty ,j,
on glass. Messrs. Johnston and .Simmons,
of North Carolina, spoke in favor 0,
of the repeal of the internal revenue ()]
HVHtein and for some minor changes in '
the bill atleeting local industries in their V.
State. Mr. Bacon, of New York, thought ^
the reduction made in the tnritF on Q|
cutlery was entirely too great, and j,
asked for the restoration of at least a ...
part of it.
In talking with the correspon- /j
dent to-day, Mr. Mills said: "We are w
considering these amendments in a u|
spirit i?f compromise, and we are ?lisp<?sed
to make the changes asked for in H|
those cases where we are convintAd that
the weight of evidence tends that way. rj
We appreciate the fact that we are not
infallible in that we may have mado H
mistakes. When these are pointed out
to us we are willing to amend them." s
N" Haul action has been taken on any N
ol the amendments that have thus far ?
lx't-n considered. This will be nostponed n
until all the hearings have been con- Jj
chuUM. Then the committee will make J'
it* r. |Hirt and present it to the caucus.
It is exported that this will be held on .
either Wednesday or Thursday night. |
WHY MILLS IS IIOPKFt'L.
Mr. Mills is confident that his plan of
making the bill a party matter will bo a
very successful one in the end. As he
expressed it this afternoon, "If any 1
Denim-rat chooses, when the time comes,
to vote against the passage of the bill
an<l stab the heart of the Democratic a
party, the blood will bo on his hands *
and not on ours."
ll<' is determined to leave no stone 1
unturned in order to secure success with 1
this bill, and at present it is admitted by g
candid Republicans that the chances
K'ein to be much in its favor. The three *
Independents in the House, Messrs. c
Anderson, of Iowa, Smith, of Wiscon- f
.mil imjiKiiiH, oi > lrpmiu, w>k?*h"'?
*?th a Republican, Mr. Fitch, of New I
lork, will all vote for the bill. To off- p
wt this, however, Mr. Kauto Nelson, of c
Minnesota, who has been counted as o
?n?' of thy Republicans who would sup- i
|*>rt the measure, has been whipped i
>nt.? line and has stated that ho woulil i
not vote for it. 1
The number <?f Democrats who will t
follow Mr. Randall's lead is very uncer- 1
tain, but Mr. Mills and other members
?>f the Ways and Means Committee, do- !
elare their confidence thattho protection i
Democrats, united with the Republican*,
will not In; able to defeat the pass- <
ape of the bill. Whether this will prove <
true remains to bo seen, but it is certain ]
that Mr. Milla' action in caucusing on i
the bill htiM not strengthened Mr. Kan- i
dall's hands. 1
l'??t Southern .Mull*.
V.vsjjiNUTON, P. C., May 13/?Tho
Postmaster General has arranged for an
additional last train between Louisville, |
Kw.and Montgomery. Ala., via Bowling
3reen. Nashville, Decatur and Birmingnun.
The train will leave Louisville at
i.-:w a. m. daily, arriving at .Montgomery
It will make dose connection at
Louisville with the evening mail from
Jhicago, and will overtake at Montgomiry
the mail which left Cincinnati at 8
'clock the evening previous, and which
>nsses through Louisville ut 12:40 a. in.,
onkiog tho time from Louisville to New
)rleans 25 hours and 25 minutes, u gain
if nearly six hours over tho present
WEATHER CHOP BULLETIN.
Coo Much Itnin In Houm Mixtion* and Not
Knotigli In Othcrit?T<*ni|>?rnturo.
Washington, .May 13.?The following
s the weather crop bulletin for tho
treek ended Saturday, May 12, issued by
he Signal Oilice:
Temperature?Tho average temperaure
for the week ended May 12, has
angod from two to four degrees above
ho normal for the week, generally
hroughout the districts #east of the
fississippi and on the Pacific coast,
rhile cold weather has prevailed in the
'orthwest and on the eastern Rocky
lountain slopes. In Minnesota, Calljrniu,
Wisconsin and Nebraska the
iinperaturo was from six to nine derees
lower than usual.
The temperature for the season from
anuarv J to May 12 continues about ,
ormal in the Southern States and the
eiiciencv in the Middle States and the
>hio valiey is less than previously re- 1
orted, anil now diflers but slightly from I
ic normal, while in the Northwest the <
I'llcieney has increased and the season |
i unusually late in the upper Missis- (
ppi valley, where the average daily j
imjKjrature for the season ranges from
to 1) degrees lower than usual. I
Rainfall?The rainfall during the week (
as been in excess in all districts except i
om the lower Ohio Valley southward \
?*er West Tennessee, tho northern porous
of Alabama. Mississippi and east- I
n Arkansas. Heavy rains occurred in i
:<? Atlantic coast States from Maine to i
lorida, and in the States of the upper |
liHHissippI ami.Missouri valleys, and the i
,ily section east of the Rocky Mountains
om which no rain was reported during j
te week was Northwestern Mississippi t
id Southwestern Tennessee, where ram j
not needed. The seasons rainfall has j
jen in excess generally in the States j
est of the Mississippi. There has been I
lore rain than usual in New York, New (
jrsey and the interior of New England, t
General remarks?The weather has '
uen favorable for growing crops during |
to week in the central valleys and in j
te districts on the Atlantic coast, j
ains wlVich were much needed in the t
inter wheat region and in the eastern (
jrtion of the cotton region occurred |
uring the week. I
lHHiotiury lllnhop Taylor'* Itcport of hi* j
Work Among tlio Jlunthcn In Africa. I
Nkw York, May 1!).?The eleventh t
iy's session of the Methodist Episcopal I
onference opened yesterday morning '
. the Metropolitan Opera House with
rayerby Kev. Alexauder Martin, I'res- ;
lent of the Depauw University, Indi- I
in. Bishop i'ostcr presided for the |
ico in I time. Tliu Committee on f
>pncy will probably report in favor of i
ecting four bishops. This will cause a i
ing debate, as there are a large number 1
' the delegates who believe that there j
lould be at least six or seven more t
ishops. They claim that the bishops j
Ave too much work to do, and that with
larger number the work of the church
in he extended. Ainoug the candiites
is Dr. A. B. Leonard, formerly of
Kev. fir. Hunter, of Illinois, as soon (
I the roll was called, moved to suspend ,
le rules and take uj? the order of the
ly, the reading of ilishop Taylor's re- J
?rt of his work in Africa. When the I
ishop stepped to the front of the stage \
le house was packed with people, who j
>se to their feet and applauded for sev*al
minutes. It was as much as the j
hairman could do to suppress the en- ]
msinsm. < # j
Bishop Taylor, in opening his report, j
iade a lew remarks, lie said that he '
id been suffering from a cold and j
ould not be able to read well. Pro- j
icding, he said liis success in Liberia .
as wonderful. The people live comirtably
and dress well on Sunday. The ,
ishop" read a statement comparing the j
ate of affairs in Liberia in 1884 and j
188. Schools, scholars, teachers and
inisters have increased in numbers,
he liquor traffic has grown less, and is
ow confined entirely to the Dutch seters.
The suppression of the vice is
lie to the worn of Miss Amanda Smith.
He next gave a history of his experiice
for the past thirty-five years. Bish- 1
[>Taylor took a long timejto explain his |
jsiti'on toward the General Conference. 1
; being claimed that he was not enti- 1
ed to a seat among the bishops, the gist 1
f his remarks was to the effect that he
ad not been guilty of any disloyalty,
nd, therefore, is entitled to a voice in
le body. "In the language of Dr.
urry," said Bishop Taylor,;"to anybody
ho accuses me of disloyalty, I deny the
llegation and defy the alligator." 1
Bishop Taylor furnished an exhibit of i
:atistics showing the growth in all mat rs
connected with his mission to Libeia
since 1884. The exhibit of statistics
f the conferences of 1884 and 1888 will
how the progress of the mission work.
umber of full members 2,Ml 'J.ivti
uml>er of i>roli?Uonl?t? - 1?? 101
umber of imul prem-heru ....... .V) ui
umber of Sunday school* ............. -*.? p.?
umber of M-hulnr? 2,213 2.M2
lumber of churclic* ?* 28
'robnble value gJ Kit,Oil)
(Itilftterlnl support 1,760 l,Ju>
The report gave rise to considerable
liseussion, and was referred, a part of it
o the Committee on Missions and apart
o the Committee on Episcopacy.
ror Ailmlmtloii to tin* ICpUcopnl Cluireh
Not Yet l'lisaed On?To be InveMtlpitcd,
Nkw York, May 13.?It was at first
nnounced that Mgr. Houland would be
ormally received by Bishop Totter into
ho Episcopal Church a few days after
he publication of his letter to the Pope.
Such reception, however, has not taken
>lacc. The reason is thai Bishop Potter
lesired to place the conclusive stamp of
alsity upon the charges brought against
Mgr. Bouland before his final acceptance,
n this course the latter himself has very
jladly acquiesced. lie has written asuc:inct
narrative of all that he lias done
md all that has happened him since he
ramo to this country down to the p result.
and this will be carefully compared
.vitn the results of an investigation
tvhich luus been set on foot to verify by
,he most irrefragable proof of all that he
tias ever claimed for himself.
Bishop Potter has appointed an investigating
committee, which has already
made considerable progress in its labors.
It has written to every Catholic Bishop
or Archbishop in America under whose
ecclesiastical jurisdiction Mgr. Bouland
lias been to inquire as to lus character
and standing L>r. Aleigh II. Mackay
said: "The Monsignor's record becomes
clearer every day. There uan be no
doubt of the result. It is only to l?e deplored
that Catholic clergymen should
be so overxealous in attacking him without
flret being certain of the Tacts which
IN THE THD DISTRICT.
District Delegates Elected to R(
publican National Convention.
JUDGE BROWN RECOMMENDE
To the Slate Convention for Delegw
nt Large?Berkeley County Selects
Delegate* to the Fairmont Convention?Others
Special Dirpatch to the InltUigenctr.
Ciiakleston, W. Vam May 13.?T1
Republicans of the Third district ni
in convention at 11 o'clock yeaterdi
moraine at the Opera House, for tl
purjKJse of selecting two delegates ar
two alternates from this district to tl
National Convention in Chicago. Tl
meeting was well attended by the repr
soiitntiv? mun of tlio nartv. Conside
able interest was manifested, but ever;
thing passed off harmoniously and sati;
factorily to nearly every one.
The Convention was called to ordt
by A. Burlcw, chairman of the Repul
lican Congressional Committee for th:
district, who introduced Col. J. W. J
Appleton as temporary chairman of th
Convention. On motion of A. II. Mi
lione, L. K. McWhorter and all Republ
ran editors of the Third Congressiont
District were appointed secretariei
)n motion of A. Jiurlew, the chair aj:
pointed the usual committees.
The committees were announced t
he Convention, which then took a re
!css till 1 o'clock, in order to give th
rommittees an opportunity to prepan
The Convention was called lo orde
jy Chairman Appleton at 1:210 o'clock
tnd reports of the varions> committee
Acre called. The first to respond wui
lie committee on pcrmauent organize
ion and order of business.
The temporary organization was mad
permanent. The Committee on Rcsolu
iious made a lengthy report. The reso
utions declare that the Republicai
:mrty is identified with the principle o
protection to American capital and la
jor and the farmer. They also condemn
Cleveland's free trade message and favo
lie abolition of Internal Revenue taxee
Hie Democratic party is arraigned as tin
'oc to honest elections and its insincci
ty in regard to civil service reform. I
s* also condemned for its failure to pas
lie Blair bill. The election of delegate
o the Chicago Convention resulted ii
he selection of Rev. C. II. I'ayiu
(colored) of Fayette county, and Join
Jooper, of Mercer. The alternates ari
I. S. McDonald and J. 1*. Miller.
Rev. C. II. Payne offered a resolutioi
:o the effect that it was the sense o
lie convention that Judge J. II. Rrowj
should I w sent to Chicago as delegate a
large from this district by the Stat
Convention, which will meet at Fair
inont. The resolution was adopted.
A motion was made by Air. Cooper, c
Mercer, that the convention adjourn
tint some of the delegates at this jum
:ure happened to notice that Col. R. 11
Freer was in the hall and refused to en
ertain the motion until after he ha<
undo 11 speech. Col. l'reer responuci
11 n short address graceful niid eloquen
is of okl. Prosecuting Attorney Bur
lett also addressed tbo assemblage in:
,'ew well chosen remarks, at the conclu
iion of which, the convention ad
Ilorkelt'y Comity Dvli'Kntoit.
tjurlal Din/Hitch to the Intflliucnccr.
MAKTINSUUUO, W. Vn., May 13.?Tin
Republicans of Berkeley county held ;
convention yesterday at which delegate
ivere selected to represent the county a
he State and Congressional convention
;o be held at Fairmont on Wednesdaj
lie 10th iust. The men chosen were a
Martinsburg?Kinsey Creque, Geo. M
[lowers, J. F. Riley, G. W. Feidt, &
Ealam, II. Caster, Grant Pitzer, Join
ftirrin, jr.. J. K. Ahem, C. A. Quensel
lledgesville?J. Catrow, T. Harper, J
W. Wood; Mill Creek?J. M. I>amoii
Samuel Gold, ?S. Cockrill; Opequon?A
I'atterson, C. C. Daily, D. Fulk; Ardei
-J. W. McDonald, J. N. Wisuer, C
Van meter; Falling Waters?Geo. Hoi!
iV. J. Lmnbler, J. Lamon; GeorgetownItobert
llorner, B. M. Kitchen, Z. 1
The Liberty district, Marshall countj
Kepublicnns met Saturday and appointed
11. S. White, A. J. Mathis and C. II
Logston as delegates to the Littleto
itid Fairmont conventions, and passed
resolution that any Republican that ma
Ins present at either convention shall h
i member. That district will give a goo
account of herself in November next.
THE WALKING MATCH.
Littlnwoori rail* to llral tlio Albert Kim
onl?DIvInIou of the Ciato ItucniptM.
Nkw Yokk, May 12.?The internatioi:
nl six days' go-as-you-please race, whic
lit t racted tens of thousands of people t
Madison .Square Garden, is over.
Its success was KJiiirtiaciory in ui
highest degree! to all those interested
either tinoncially or from a pure love <
the sport, for the winner, though he tli
not break the Albert record of last Fel
ruarv, at any rate downed the score <
Littlewood started to-day alxmt fou
teen miles behind the record, and i
fair condition. Iio limped badly, hi
his gait was much faster than it looke<
and by 7:22 he had reached the reeor
of Albert for that length of time. At 1
o'clock the Englishman caught up an
passed the best record for 1U0 hours, tin
made by Ilaxacl in 18S2, of 572 miles.
At 11 o'clock Littlewood was on
mile ahead of the best record, but aft<
that he dropped back again until at
o'clock he was a mile ami two laps lx
hind Albert's score. He was extremel
lame then and lost continually, liuisl
ing about 1) o'clock, as soon as ho ha
passed the wore of the Brooklyn Aide
man and had made 511 miles and tw
The total amount divided among tl
walkers was within $200 of $10,000. (
this amount $5,000 wont to Littlewoo<
$2,000 to Guerrero, $1,500 to Hert;
$1,000 to Xoremac and $500 to Goldei
The total receipts are cstimotod \
$18,085 60. _
DISST02T8 STEEL WORKS BURNED,
CnualfiRn l.ttnn of 9:100,000, nnal Tlirowit
iiflO Men Out of Employment.
I'll 11.aueli'hia, May 13.?The larj
brick building, which contained tl
steel works and rolling mill of Disston
extensive saw works at Tacony, was t
tally destroyed by tire, which broke oi
a few minutes after 2 o'clock tli
Within an hour the structure was i
ruins, causing a loss of $!H)0,000, c
which is an insurance of $190,000. E
erything in the uature of wood woi
about the structure was as dry as tind
owing to the largo number oi tires ke
250 persons were employed in it A
of these will be thrown out of emplo
The Northern mul Southern AnitomhUcN
To Meet Thin Mouth.
Philadelphia, May 13.?Two largo
and influential bodies, embracing about
7,000 ministers and nearly 1,000,000
members, are both to meet on the third
rv Thursday in May, the former in Philadelphia,
Pa., and the latter in Baltimore,
Md. On the 24th day of the same month
'? the Southern Assembly is officially invited
to visit in a body the City of Brotherly
love, to share the warm-hearted hospitalities
of their Northern brethren ami
also to take a prominent part in a public
centennial service, to be held simultaneously
at the Horticultural Hall and the
Academy of Music, consisting of able
1G I r\nr>,,ra nnil olrimiHnt mlllri'KHCH furnished
et Cy tirst-elass men from the several seciy
tions of our country.
_ Among the distinguished representa10
tives who are appointed to participatej
>d in these exercises the following names I
10 are familiar to the annals of Church und
le State, to-wit: The Rev. Drs. Cuyler,
Palmer. Crosby, Hall, Hodge and NicL>*
colls. To these may bo added, as layr
men of wide distinction, William C. 1'.
f. Breckenridge, M. C., of Kentucky; John
u. Randolph Tucker, of Virginia; James
S. Cothran, M. C.,of South Carolina;
Benjamin Harrison, of Indiana; Clifsr
ford Anderson, Attorney General of.
> Georgia, and last but not leastjlho nroj8
siding officers on the occasion are Jus.
tiee Strong of the United Suites Su'
nreme Court, Governors Beaver, of
e Pennsylvania, and Scales, of North Cart.
olina. A lawn party will be given to the
members of both assemblies by a wealthy
and liberal gentleman of Germantown,
, when the President and Mrs. Cleveland
^ will bo present among the honored
n One hundred years ago the General
Assembly 01 tne rresuyterian unurcii in
' the United States of America was or,
ganized in this city, and embraced in its
wide jurisdiction all the Presbyterian
churches of like faith and order in the
entire Union. In 1801, what is now
known as the Southern Presbyterian
s Church withdrew from the ecclesiastical
compact and organized itself into a distinct
and separate assembly on the basis
u of the old standards of the fathers. The
formal grounds of separation was the
~ adoption of a series of resolutions by the
* (Northern) Assembly which were proj
nounccd to be political deliverances,
and, therefore, incompetent to a church
r WANTED THE INSURANCE MONEY.
0 Mother and Daughter Fir? their Kouhu to
Hivimllu Insurance Coiiiiianlcii. '
t Marsiifikli), Mass., May 13.?Mrs.
s Anna A. Walling and 18-year old dauglij
ter, Lillian, are under arrest and have
>t been arraigned on the serious charge of
ii arson. Their house was burned April
e 19, and a few days later Mrs. Walling de,j
inanded of the insurance company the
if $10,000 which the policy called for. The
ii policy was the only thing saved from the
t house, except the clothes which the woL.
man wore. That fact aroused the com.
pany's suspicion, and an investigation
revealed some queer doings.
il -UUHI oi Lite illumine mm uuun it-muv
if oil from the house before the lire and at
>. the time of the lire parties residing in
. the vicinity 011 arriving at the premises
. found the two women standing outside
I calmly looking at the burning building
,1 without making any effort to save anyt
When the neighbors attempted to
II break in the house, the two women
- strenuously objected, giving as a reason
. that the lire had made such headway as
to make it injudicious for them to doit.
The trial of the case is assigned for the
22d of May.
0 110LSK Ill'oWX IT
11 With Pyimmlto llt*cnu?u the Owner wan an
Active Temperance Worker.
1 Caumslk, May 12.-?The front of the
8 large store of J. C. Hummel & Co., at
> Shippensburg, wjis blown out with dynaa
mitli at 2 o'clock this morning. The
explosion was a terrific one, and awoke
l] the entire population of the town. Air.
I Hummel is a leader in the temperance
? movement and was instrumental in
driving the saloons and licensed hotels
'? out of the town, and it is supposed that
the atrocious crime was committed by a
II personal enemy. The dynamite was
J; placed under tho porch, ami its cx^lo
? moil uroKe uiu giuas uutuiuvvry niuuuw
~ on the street for a distance of nearly two
The loss to Mr. Ruin 111 el is heavy, as
an expensive iron awning was torn to
pieces and an immense quantity of store
tj goods ruined. Among the destroyed
goods were a large number of costly
^ mirrors. _
A I'liUfiiitliro|>iHt'n Birthday.
l*n 1 ladeli'H i a, May 12.?The annie
vereary of the birth of Mr. George W.
d Childs, on the recurrence of which day
in each year all the union compositors
east of the Mississippi river contribute
to the Cliilds-Drexel fund the pay received
for setting 1,(H)0 euis of type, was
further celebrated here with a banquet
i- given by the International TvpographiI,
cal Union. Among the guests were
several Congressmen who were once
During the banquet a committee was
e dispatched to Mr. Childs' house, nud
\ after much persuasion lie consented to
| accompany them to the banquet room.
' lie was received with most extraordi?
nary demonstrations of esteem, which
)- lie received in his modest way. and after
)f being introduced to many of those present,
passed quietly out of the hall,
r- * *
jl Tlic C. and O. Ilcorgnnlxntloii Coniinltt<*?.
it New York, May 12.?The Reorganization
Committee of the Chesapeake &
q Ohio ltailway Company announce that
tl holders representing IK) per cent of the
it stock and bonds affected by the plan of
reorganization having accepted the prole
visions of the agreement, outstanding se;r
curity may still be deposited with
(? Messrs. Drexelj Morgan Co.. in payi
ment of penalties specified in circular of
ly April 4th. The third installment of 25
i- per cent of the assessment on all classes
id of stock deposited under agreement is
r- called payable June 4th next,
o ? *
DlnnNlrouH Oil Fire.
ic un< tm , x a,, juuy to.?;vu iron uiuk
jf containing 15,000 barrels of oil two miles
up Oil creek, was struck by lightning
a! Saturday. At eleven this morning the
at tank boiled over, setting lire to another
tank on the opposite side of the creek,
containing .14,000 barrels. The Keystone
refinery, a short distance from the fire,
is in some danger. Wing dams are being
built in the creek to protect property
along the creek. The od and tanks are
owned by J. B. Smitliman. 37,000 barie
rels of the oil is insured,
's ? *
o Hnbbnth Olmenriuice.
Nkiv York, May 13.?A meeting was
^ hold to-day in the Seventeenth Street
Methodist Church to discuiw the work
? o( the church in preserving the Sabbath.
>n El-Governor William Cuniback, of Inv
diann, presided, and mode u brief adrlc
drew. Ho said that Christianity had
ur lifted mankind up from barbarism. A
pt great evil the church hail to combat was
rum. Tbo men who make drunkards
11 wore enemies of civilisation. The
y- secret of the influence of Christianity
was the spirit of Chriat.
A Locomotive Boiler Bursts, Kill'
ingthe Engineer and Fireman,
AND WRECKING THE TRAIN
The Engineer Literally Illown t?
AfoniH?I'art or the ltemains
Found Three Hundred Yards
.Ii/Wnl Mtnnlrh hi It/ fn///flnra/vr
Rawlinos, Mi)., May 13.?A most distressing
accident happened at Rawlings
Station, Md., this morning. As freight
engine 4No. 497 was coming east froir
Keyser, the boiler exploded with a terrific
report, blowing the boiler to piecec
and killing the engineer, S. A. Woodruff,
and fireman, Harry Kitxmiller. Woodruff
was literally blown to pieces, partoi
his body being found 300 yards distant.
He lived in Martinsburg, and leaves a
family. Kitzmiller lived in Cumberland,
and was unmarried. The force of the
explosion tore the engine all to pieces
wrecking almost half of the train. The
brakeman made a narrow escape, being
buried in a car of bran. The road was
blocked for eight or nine hours. Passenger
trains used the track of the West
Virginia Central Kail road.
MUHDiiK BEAR FAIRMONT.
Tho Son or an Kx>HlierlflTShojt* the Proprietor
or n llrowcry?Munlcror at Large.
Ditputch to the InUUigenctr.
Faikmost, W. Va., May 13.?This
community was shocked last night by
the inurder of William Berns, jr., proprietor
of the Flemingsburg brewery,
near here, by Peter Mauley, son of ExSheriff
Harrison Mauley, of Marion
cuumv. inuuu'y udcujiiu oil iiunwDUCit
after the killing and as yet has not been
The murder was the result of a quarrel
between the parties at a store near the
brewery. Manloy, who comes of a highly
resectable and influential family,
has been leading a rather reckless life of
late, which has resulted in the deplorable
tragedy of Saturday evening, nnd in
bringing sorrow and pain upon his family,
with whom the people deeply sympathize.
Justice T. A. Fleming on hearing of
the shooting, immediately impannelcd
the following jury:
K. C. Dunnington, Frank E. Nichols,
James A. Upton, James J. Hums, Thos.
W. Fleming, Clarence L. Smith, Conrad
A. Sipe, C. W. Fleming, L. It. Fleming.
William J I. Vincent, (j. F. Kager and
W. H. linger.
An examination of the body showed
that two shots had been fired. Only one
took effect^ lodging in the brain.
Justice Heimng immediately issued a
warrant, and parties Ntarted in pursuit.
The inquest was adjourned until 1) a. m.
OnIi-In Temple, ?>r Wheeling, Hold* n Celebration
Special Corrf/fMiidencf of the Intelligencer.
Huntington, W. Va., May 12, 1888,?
On Thursday, May 10, 1888, Osiris Temple,
Ancient Arabic Order Nobles of the
Mystic Shrine, by speciul dispensation
from the Imperial Potentate, held a
meeting in the city of Huntington,where
the mystic rites were performed, with
full paraphernalia, ami the degree was
conferred upon seventeen "weary sons
of the desert" in the most impressive
The following olliccrs and members of
the Temple were present: Illustrious
Noble Alfred Paull, Grand Potentate,
Wheeling; Illustrious Noble W. M.
Bougher, Chief liabban, Wheeling;
Illustrious Noble E. L. Rose, Assistant
liabban, Wheeling; Illustrious NobleIt.
H. List, Priest and Prophet, Wheeling;
Illustrious Nobis J. A. l'arsoiiB, Oriental
Guide, Wheeling; Illustrious Noble S.
Ii. McCormick. Treasurer, Wheeling;
Illustrious Noble M. It. Wolff, Recorder,
Wheeling; Illustrious Noble F. H. Warden,
FirstCer. Master, Wheeling; Illustrious
Noble Geo. W. Bremer. Second
Cer. Master, Wheeling; Illustrious
Noble J. W. Swaim, as Captain of the
Guard, Lynchburg, Va., and Nobles
.Inn. J. Peterson. A. B. Palmar. S. A.
Sexton, 8. B. Crandall, 1). W. Emmons
and W. H. II. Ilolawitde, of Huntington
; George Davis, J. N. Cornea, 0.11.
Michaelson, J. A. McGullin, John
Fulks, J. D. Aldcrson and Neil Robinson,
of Charleston, and J. A. Bird, of
The ceremonies of the Mystic Shrine,
with all the pomp, splendor and spectacular
representation, were creditably
rendered by the ofticers and members,
and the impressive degree was conferred
upon the following "weary boiih of the
desert," who trod the "burning sands"
with fortitude: II. K. Dill, J. 1*. Bingloy
and J. L. Brady, of llinton; T. 0. M.
Davis, of Winifrcde; W. G. Bennett, of
Weston; C. S. Hoover, of Coal Valley;
E. L. Boggs and W. N. Page, of Charleston;
J..I. Bright, of Point Pleasant; L.
W. Nuttall and F. F. Hath well, of Nuttallshurg;
B. W. Simpson, \V. II. Banks,
Joseph Gallick, W. T. Smith, W. J.
Wash andT. J. Bullock, of Huntington.
The Shriners kent "open house" at
the St. Nicholas Hotel from Tuesday
evening until Friday morning, and a
most enjoyable occasion it was.
On Friday morning we sent them all
home, happy, wo hope?at least they
left us happy.
THE PAPAL POLICY
In Irclaml?Knglaml Muit do Something
for T?itmnt Farmer*.
New Yobk, May 13,?The Catholic
Newt has received the following cablegram
from Rev. Francis Steflens, its correspondent
in Rome: The recent rescript
of the Holy Father on the Irish
question is an indication of the Papal
policy to be pursued with respect to the
agitation now being cameo on m the
j Emerald Isle. Archbishop Walsh, of
Dublin, had many audiences with His
Holiness on the subject The Pope affirms
that, as far as is in his power he
will protect the interests of the Irish
people, but that he will condemn everything
in the land war of a revolutionary
The Holy Father has gone further, and
1 has informed the English Government
j that ho expects them to do something
for the Irish tenant farmers. This was
insisted on by the Papal Secretary of
State in his conference with the Duke of
Norfolk. A further explanation of this
decree is that it was inspired by the request
of a few Irish Bishops, whobrought
tho matter to the Vatican's attention for
It is known that Paraell was opposed
to the plan of campaign and h? never
taken part in it. It is believed in Rome
that the interests of Ireland can be preserved
by means that will not antagonize
public sentiment and bring the
Irish cause into disfavor.
Buy tho Aberdeen Linen Stationery
octavo or commercial, ruled or plain, at
35 cents per box (1 quire and Lpnckj, a
Stanton 6 Davkjtort's.
ENGLAND'S ARMY AND NAVY I
I Sold to be In a Bod Way?Public Frightened I
at the Condition of Tiling*.
London, May 13.?When the usually
stolid Englishman gets frightened he
goes all to pieces, and his symptoms are
highly entertaining. Just at this moment
the horrible conviction iB rampant ?
' in the minds of Britons that the song
was wrong after all, and that they are
' apt to find themselves slaves almost any "
fine day. The angry muttering about
the weakness of the navy and of the
country's fliihtinc apparatus generally,
has grown into a storm of hysterical indignation.
Instead of singing; "We've got the
. men, weVe irot the snips, we've got the
[ money too," this unhappy people are K(
crying out: "We've not got any men or dc
t any ships worth mentioning; they won't Rj
i spend our money to buy\?m, and we
could not lick Bulgaria or Switzerland."
The trouble was started by Lord ov
1 Charles Beresford, who worked his way th
, into a high position in the navy, found Co
. that things were in a very rotten condi- an
r tion, with jobbery, corruption and incompetency
plentiful, and said so.
Beresford seems a fairly good reproduc- rie
. tion of the old, devil-may-care type of i0e
British tar, and he is bow-legged. He j
played unlimited and dangerous pranks .
as a middy, fought a regular prize fight nv
later on and won it, in a Wnitechapel Ar
barn on a Sunday morning, and in many 0f
other ways has worked into the hearts
of his countrymen. While Beresford t
has been exposing the weakness of the t
navy, Lord Wolsely has been doing as
much for the army, and incidentally explaining
how, besides having a wgak p.*
army, England utterly lacked the forti- j
lication to keep back the strong armies
of other countries.
Hosts of lesser lights have been making
speeches and writing articles to add A 1
to the panic, and even the old Duke of 81
Cambridge himself, cousin to the Queen S
aud Commander-in-Chief of the army, ter
has proclaimed that things were wrong
by begging on every conceivable occasion
for money to put them right. The l)la
Government is very sensitive to these poi
attacks, which are regularly aggravated pie
by the malicious buzzing of Lord Kan- .
dolph Churchill. ji_(
Last night, in the Upper House, Lord j
Salisbury miule an attack upon Lord j. ]
Wolsely" for the latter's indiscreet disclosures,
an attack so bitter that it is
difficult to see how Wolsely will bo able
to avoid resigning. This will add fuel
to the ilainc, for Wolsely, having partly tj
through ability, but largely through rtlJ1
favoritism, had every opportunity of Jj"
showing ofF in critical times, has come .
to be known as "our only general." ^
Lord Beresford, nothing if not plucky, .
and who has already resigned because
the admiralty would not do as he said,
is now challenging them to try him by ,
x'ourt martial and dismiss him iu dis
grace from the service if they can
prove that he has exaggerated and
made statements not founded on fuct. ' .
He is liable to cause a scare and a panic. (
It is not in the least likely that the admirality
will take up the challenge, us L
Beresford evidently knows what he is t.
talking about. Unfortunately for the J?
country tho sole effect of all this scare, ,
so fur as one can see, will be to extract a .
good many millions sterling from the j
people's pocket, for little attention is
paid to the sensible ones who demand ^
that instead of more money being poured
into tho ofllclal rnthole, amateur officialism
be pulled up by the roots and good
men and a properly organized system tu?
DAV1TTS siiictt 1
On the Pnpnl Rescript?He Snyn It vrnM Oh. ^
tnine<l Through Knglinh Intrigue*.
London, May 13.?Michael Davitt, in V>1
a speech at Liverpool to-day, said that ^
Irishmen would bo a unit behind mo
O'Connell in resenting the pupal re- for
script. Ireland had done more for the ^
church among people throughout the ^
English speaking world than any coun- ^oe
try, and if this was Rome's gratitude can
Irishmen would be likely to ask them- ces
selves questions in the matter. "Without |10
wishing his remarks to be construed as J1."
an attack on or as showing disrespect to :u<
the church, he said that whether the l10
rescript was intended as a political pro- ln
nunciamento or not it would be regarded an<
and had already been hailed as such by ?n.
every coercionist paper from the Timet P01
to the meanest Unionist rag. He was H?
confident that the rescript had added
three months to Mr. Dillon's sentence. ?J
Irishmen were compelled to believe that
the rescript was due to English intrigues ^
and Ireland would not accept political ,
dictation from Korne.
, . sta
The Father Survived. Ot
London, May 13.?The wife of the ^
Syndic Mayor of Castagnola Ticino has pC|
given birth to six children. This fact is tin
testified to as absolutely correct by an *$
authoritative Berne corresjjondent. The
. . ,, . . mi
woman, whoso name is Itezzonico, is ja.
twenty-eight years of age, and has already
given, birth to three and four children
at one birth. Pier husband is married
for the second time, and has seven i
i... i?I.:I 1
(Uliilll'U uv mo mow nu?. jiiu m*tnir
dren, four boys aud two girls, were born
living, but (lied soon afterward. The Vl
news of this extraordinary event, per- Vc
hr.ps hitherto unheard of in the annals ly
of anthropology, has created a great ha
sensation, especially in Italy, and doctors dit
are hastening to the scene from Milun, wn
Como and other towns to Btttisfy them- wu
selves of its truth. inn
Hlnvo Dunllng tn tlio Souilun.
London, May 13.?-Lord Salisbury was an
called upon yesterday by a deputation CBt
of members of the House of Commons 801
and others, who asked the Government
to protect trading, and to suppress slave ]
dealing in the Soudan. The Premier ex- Ca
plained that there were only two alter- sti
natives?withdrawal from Suakim,which pn,
would mean the dominance of Osinan ?d
Digna and the slave trade, or the continuance
of the Egyptian (lag at Suakiin. tio
An English protectorate, he suid, could Qu
not be thought of. The Government
sympathized with the aims of the depu- Q,
tation, and would adviso the Kwptian 0p
Government to the best of its ability. en
* * tin
ltniilnngnr'ii Only Crime.
Hi..., M u i
xAiiin, ?" ?vuuwui uuumugur,
speaking lust night at the dinner given
in his honor at Lille, reminded bis hear- 01
ere that it was not he who had advised A
distant expeditions causing a deficit, roi
His crime was simply a desire to concen- Jo
trate the military forces instead of scat- th
tering[them in the service of sharp- nu
ere who never hesitato between per- So
sonal gain and the public ruin. "The no
originators of these criminal campaigns tin
arc the men who accuso me of dreaming
of war and a dictatorship."
Kmperor Frederick (Ironing Strong*!-. ^ll
Beiimn, May 13.?The Kmperor arose
at 10 o'clock this morning and was
dressed for the first time since the last cai
crisis. He walked to his study unassisted.
His strength is increasing. nc
! He passed a better night than ortlinarily.
Kicked Out of the Country. m or
< London, May 13.?A dispatch from P?
Tamative says tiiat Gen. Willoughby bail jjj
( been deprived of the concewiona grant- pi
ed to lilm by the Government ol Mada- ?
t gawar, and liaa been expelled from tbe CI
he Red River Valley One Vas
Expanse of Water.
EVERAL PERSONS DROWNED
[oat of tho Plantation** Covered to t
Depth of lVom Four to Six Feet.
Great Loss of Property.
Fcncct* mid Itarim Lout.
St. Louis, May 13.?Advices from tb?
?d River country report tlmt damagt
? n.. nt ?,? R<>;
IUU uj i>uu liiimuiuuiio ui miv
ivcr valley during the past ten days if
most beyond computation, and the
erflow the largest since 1843. Most ol
e plantations near tho river have been
vered with water four to six feet deep,
d many miles of fencing, cribs and
rns have been waslied down and card
away. Many of the people have
it their household furniture, provisis
and corn. In several places the
or water extended from the hills of
kansas to thehills of Texas, a distance
ten to fourteen miles. At West Nor od
a nejjro was drowned yesterday
ing to swim from the overflow. Two
lite men were drowned in Mill Creek,
i quite a number of other deaths are
>orted but names are not given,
mting in the bottoms will have to be
ie over again.
A TOWN IXUNDATKI).
Levee llreak* and Swamp* Alexandria,
to.?Great Damage to Farming: Land*.
It. Louis, May 13.?At 11 o'clock yesday
morning the levee situated south
Alexandria, Mo., broke in several
ces and a vast volume of water began
iring into the town, which was comtely
inundated. A spasmodic atipt
was made to check the irresistible
hi, but within a few minutes the la ers
quit and accepted the inevitable,
required less than an hour to inune
the entire town, which is covered
ill water from two to six feet, subrging
almost every foot of ground,
iter having reached half of the houses
iir residents have sought refuge in
! upper stories 01 imnuiugH, viieru
>y will be imprisoned until the subsiico
of the Hood. In the main streets
jiness is entirely suspended. There
j been no loss of life nor great dami
to property within the town. At
r point tin: Mississippi is fully seven
Ies wide, and within the range of
ion one vast expanse of water greets
! eye. The area of farming land in the
ssouri bottom that is submerged is
imated at 75,000 acres, and a continu:e
of the Hood will result in an apiximate
loss to the farming community
that region of at least $1(00,000. A
;h wind is prevailing to-day, which
jrds protection to some 00,000 acres
fertile Illinois lands. The report
icli readied the city that the levee
1 broken at a point four or fivo miles
ith of Warsaw could not be veritied
THE HOLLAND WOKiaXUMEN.
b Poor l'ny They Receive nml the Long
HourM They Ilnve to Work.
^ONDON) May 13.?For the benefit of
y who may contemplate bringing
iierican workinginen in competion
Lh foreign labor it may be well to
ote some extracts from a report of the
ral commision composed of seven
mbers one a working carpenter, who
18 months have been investigating
! condition of the working classes in
n Amsterdam bakers work from fourn
to sixteen hours a day and in some
ics for twenty-six at a stretch, this exisive
labor being duo to the com net in
of the large bread factories, which
ve recently been opened, and in which
1 labor is from twelve to fourteen
urs in the factories for making bread.
the breweries, Hugar rellneries
il steam mills work is carried
both by day and night, there
ing of course two sets of workmen,
t when a man belonging to one set is
or absent his place is taken by a man
the other set who is thus obliged to
rk for twenty-four hours at a stretch,
lults work from thirteen to fourteen
urs a day and children are made to
irk almost as long. The commission
.tea that the rate of wages may be taken
2 pence an hour for men, Ij pence
woineu and 1 penny for children in
3 linen tradp, while bakers earn 2
tice, pupermakcrs 2J pence, sugar re
cibu jiuiiti-, jxiiiin io mm tuuijiunuuin
pence. For ordinary workmen 3
uee un hour may be taken as a niaxiim,
which is 2 shillings and 0 pence u
y, or 15 shillings u week, supposing
i man to work ten full hours.
mini huirldei, ^
[xjkdon, May 13.?An exceedingly
national story of auicido com oh from
enna. The suicide wan Stcphan
>n Kegel, u man of fashion, enormouswealthy
and famous as one of the
ndsomestiuen in the empire. In ailion
to what he already possessed, he
b heir to over 20,000,000 florins. IIo
? quite young and an ardent sportsin,
and the cause of liis act in a promd
mystery. On Thursday he was at
ida Pesth in excellent good humor
d yesterday he shot himself on his
ate, near etahlwcisscnburg. Vienna
nety is in an uproar over the event.
the l*ape anil tlie i.*ague.
Rome, May 13.?The l'ope has charged
rdinal Monaco to have an inquiry intuted
by the congregation of the Pro*
ganda to ascertain whether the meths
employed by the Irish National
ague embrace principles or regulars
that are contrary to religious or
\ dispatch from Rome to the Political
rre*ixmtlence says that the Irish Bishs
have informed the Vatican of their
tire and unconditional tmbmission to
o Papal rescript regarding Ireland.
track wnlker killed.
PrrrsniTROii, Pa. May 13.?A Newark,
do, special to the Ditjxiteh says:
train on the Baltimore <fc Ohio
id struck John Skinner and Thomas
hnston to-night, instantly killing
e latter and seriously injuring Skinr.
The men were walking on the
uiu irucK ann sicppcu over on uie
rth track to avoid a train cotuiug in
o opiK>site direction.
Stubbed to Urn Ilrnrt.
Chicago, May 13.?Tho execution of
b colored murderer, Zeph Davis, led
another tragedy last night. In a turn
quarrel over tho merits of the Davit*
Be, George Boyd, n colored musician,
ibbed to the heart a white mechanic
imed John Stevenson.
Babiks that are fretful, peevish, crosa
troubled with windy colic, teething
inn or stomach disorders can 1m? rejved
at onco by usiug Acker's Baby
other. It contains no opium or niordue,
hence it is safe. Price 25 cents,
ild by Logan A Co., C. K. Goetze
linrles Menkemiller, It. B. Burt ant
jwie Bros. 5
SHOOTING AFFKAV AT UKLLAIKK.
Adaui Jenkins .Shoot* Jniue* NlchoUon and
la then Shot bj an Officer.
A deplorable shooting scrape took
* place at Ik'lloirc about one o'clock yesterday
morning at a birthday and beer
party on Gravel Hill, at the residence of
William Kose. Adam Jenkins in parsing
i. James Nicholson stepped on his foot.
Nicholson swore at him, and they got up
and went out with friends. In u few
1 minutes two pistol shots were heard,
and Nicholson was shot twice in the
groin. He was picked up ami carried
into the How residence, where he was
dying last night. Jenkins lived just in
the rear of Jlose. He went houie and
told his wife ho had shot a man.
5 and if the oilicera came, to tell
; them he was not there. He was wateh[
ed, though, and presently Cant. William
Little, oi the ponce lorce, asked atl mission.
It being refused, he broke open
! tho door. Jenkins was sitting on the
[ bed with n revolver in bis hand, lie
[ threatened the oflicer, but Little was too
quick, and shot him in tho thigh. He
was taken to the lock-up, nnd is there
yet, resting as easy as could be expected.
It seems as though Nicholson and Jenkins
were good friends, but that Jenkins
and the man Rose, at whose house the
shooting took place, were at outs, and
Jenkins now savs if he ever gets u
chance he will "do Hose," as he puts it.
Nicholson has n wife and six small
children in not very good circumstances.
Jenkins ulso has a family.
IN FAVOR OF TAYLOR.
Tho Republican Primaries over the Hirer
The Congresiional primaries over the
river Saturday have tho appcarance of a
Taylor victoi^, taken as a whole. At
Bellaire the city and township were carried
by Hollingsworth, though Tuvlor
gets four out of the twelve votes. 'The
list of delegates, chosen after a spirited
contest, is giveu below:
First ward?Frank Bertschey and
Richard Heslop; Tavlor.
Second?W. C. Cochran: Hollingsworth.
Third?James Tallmiui nnd John Hawkins;
Fourth?William Gill, Frank Archer
and William Bergundthal; Hollingsworth.
Fifth?Edward Jones and John Culp;
Township?Milton Thompson and
George Mertz; Hollingsworth.
Tho primaries held Saturday to select
delegates to the County andJCongrossionnl
Conventions, were attended by considerable
excitement, deep interest being
manifested all round. J. D. Taylor got
nil tlin f?oiiirri>KRinnnl dr>lr>frnti>u trim
were elected by large majorities. Following
is the result of the township and
Peiise township?Martin's Ferry precinct?Congressional
Brown; alternate, E. B. Steele. County
delegate, Morris Cope; alternate, William
First ward?Congressional delegates,
Thedore Keller and Edward Bender.
County convention, Wash Rose and J.
A. M. Seitz.
Second ward?Congressional delegates,
M. K. Smylie and Geo. Ralston;
alternate, .1. P. C'rowl. County convention,
Robert Stewart and Geo. C. Ware;
alternates, W. II. Humphreville ami
Third ward?Congressional delegates,
T. 1). Edmunds. A. w. Harris and John
E. Morgan; alternates, George Barr,
William Lineh and llarry Jones. County
convention, William Jenkins, James
Green, R. W. Veaxy.
Following is the result of the jiriinaries
held in Warren township, JelFerson
county: J. D. Taylor, (Hi; T. B. Coulter,
22; delegates, I). C. Peck and Joseph
The Congressional primaries over at
Bridgeport went solid for Taylor without
any opposition. Five delegates and live
alternates were elected as follows:
C.M.Fisher, Samson Scott, William J.
Mcllugh, II. G. Branum, Henry Koehnline.
Alternates, George Bartholomew,
James L. lliggius, John Young, James
Clark, Burget McConnaughy.
The following delegates were elected
to the county convention: R.T.Howell,
George Bartholomew, Henry
Koehnline, John C.MeClain, John Stull".
Alternates ? C. A. Junking. Henry
Crawford, John Deegins, S. A. Clemens,
James Van Pelt.
at st. i'l. aikn vi i.i.k.
Special Ditpatch to the InttUipmccr.
St. Claiksvim.k, 0., May 13.?At tho
Congressional primaries here on Saturday
the Taylor delegates were successful
after a hard and stubborn fight. Two hundred
and eleven votes were polled and
Taylor's majority was 45.
at iioli.ingswoiitii's iiomk.
Special I)i*)nttch h the Intelligencer.
Cadiz, 0., May 12.?At a Republican
primary meeting held here to-day, a resolution
was unanimously adopted endorsing
the candidacy for Congress of
lion. 1). A. Ilollingsworth. and authorizing
him to name the delegates to the
Congressional Convention. The delegation
as agreed upon consists of a number
of leading citizens, headed by the venerable
John A. Bingham, who, if able,
will make the presentation speech. The
"old man eloquent" recognizes the
ability and fitness of Mr. llollingsworth
for the position, and believed that it
would be a good innovation to send a
private soldier to Congress, as a contrast
to the great number or ornamental
"Colonels" and "Brigadiers" who lmvc
lately found their way to Washington.
taylor wish at iiarmb8nille.
Bauxrxvm.lk, O., May 12.?At the primary
election held here to-<lay nine delegates
favorable to tho re-nomination of
Col. J. I>. Taylor forTongress were chosen.
Taylor will have a large majority
of the delegates from this county.
is jkpkkkmo.v county.
Steudhnvillk, 0., May 12.?Kcpublican
primary elections to select delegates
to the Congressional Convention, which
ineeta at Bellaire next Tuesday, were
held to-day and resulted in this city and
vicinity as follows: Coulter carries tho
First ward, two delegates; precinctB,
Second ward, two; Third.three; Fourth,
three; Fifth, two. Taylor carries the
Sixth ward, one delegate; Mingo, one;
precinct A, Second ward, tie vote, which
will divide three delegates, giving Coulter
one aud a half and Taylor one and a
The vote at Brilliant resulted in a decided
triumph for Taylor. The vote resulted:
Taylor, 78; Coulter, 7; Croskey,
Local union No. 9, A. F. G. W. U.,
have appointed tho following delegates
to the annual convention, which convenes
at Canton, O., on the second Monday
in July: itobcrt Pccari, Peter Hoc,
James Minkemycr, John Corcoran.
Local union No. 15, A. F. F. <}. W. tT.,
elected the following delegates: .Smith*
Butler, Victor Foose, lliram Woods,
The (table* Cry for It,
And tho old folks laugh when they find
that thft tiliuuuint ('nlif..mill limiiil fruit
i remedy, Syrup of Figs, i* more easily
; taken, and more tonciicial in ita action
titan bitter, nauwoiiH inedicineM. It
' strengthens the Liver, Kidneys, Stom
ach, ami Bowels, while it arouses them
. to a healthy activity. Sold by Logan &
, Co., Anton P. Hess, K. B. Burt and C.
I Menkemiller. At Belloire by M. N,
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