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Factory Inspector Campbell Before Industrial Commission. THE LABOR ORGANIZATIONS Arc Spoken of Euloftisttcnlly?Arc of Equal Uencflt to Workmen ami Employers?Wa^es in Glass Industry Were Never Better ? The Evil* of the Store System Set Forth-The Sweat Shops, WASHINGTON, March 9,-Mr. James Campbell, factory inspector of Pennsylvania, was before the Industrial commission to-day. Mr. Campbell1*! testimony dealt with organlaod labor gen erany ana especially in the glass Industry. He spoke euloglstlcally of the labor organization of the glass workers of his state,saying that before organization was made practicable he' had never known an instance of manufacturers attempting to reduce wages which had not been successful. Since organization had been effected no reduction had been made without the assent of the workers. He declared that there was now mutual confidence between employer and operatives. Mr. Campbell was a strong advocate of a protective tariff, saying that It was generally understood by the workmen that a change In the tariff means a change In the scale of wages. He said that the wages of the glass workers never had been better In the history of the country than at presnt, taking Into consideration the purchasing power of money. This Improved condition he thought duo to the protective tariff and to the organization of labor. There had never been a period of greater depression, he added, than during the operation of the "Wilson law. mi, vuiiitjuuii Biiuhi: 01 wie in inert* as u class who wore Imposed upon, and he found especial fault with the store system, which he said was generally In vogue about the mine. The mine owners generally owned the store and the operatives dealing In them were required to pay from 25 to 40 per cent profit. He did not believe the evil could be reached by legislation, but thought It could be met by organization on the part of the laborers. Speaking of sweat shops, Mr. Campbell said there were about 20,000 persons engaged In them In Pennsylvania, mostly In Philadelphia. He thought the low prices were due to the sharp competition between sub-contractors. He spoke of the filth about the sweat shops and said he had himself seen clothing maue in tne snops mresiea with vermin and very dirty. He made especial mention of an Investigation Into the manufacture of soldiers clothing, where this condition was found to prevail. Mr. Campbell declared that generally the Bweat shop people could not be believed under oath and he saw no means of regulating the business short of confiscation and destruction where the conditions were found to be contrary to law. Mr. Campbell stated that most of the retail stores handled the sweat shop products. As a rule the manufacturers compiled cheerfully with the laws and only four or five prosecutions ever had been undertaken. Mr. Campbell spoke In general In commendatory terms of the labor laws of Pennsylvania, saying that he had not advised any change except In the laws applying to sweat shops. There had been efforts to introduce politics into the labor regulations, but these efTorts had not been successful. The present Pennsylvania law prohibits the employment of children below the age of thirteen, and the witness expressed the opinion that the limit was not too low. It was true, he said, that the employment of children had a tendency to supplant adult labor, but Jt was also true that there were many trades which could be properly mastered only by beginning at an early age. Mr. Campbell expressed the opinion that the Immigration laws should be more restrictive than at present. He ;was especially opposed to allowing foreigners to come in in droves as, he said, they do. He thought many people were thus, brought in who were not desirable. In tho matter of convict labor he thought prisoners should be kept on band work and not given machines. Dr. Bull's Couch Syrup Is flic people's remedy. It will cure the worst cough or cold when other medicines have failed. Sacrificed to Blood Poison. Those who have never had Blood Poison can not know what a desperato condition it can produce. This terrible * diiease which the doctors are totally unable to euro, is communicated from one generation to another, inflicting its taint upon countleps innocent ones. Soar* j*ara ago I was inoculated with poison oy a nur?e who Infected my babe with blood taint. Th?* little ou* was Unequal l<> the struggle, and Its life was yielded Tip to the fearful poison. VT For h!x lone year* 1 nuf- 7 wfea fered untold misery. I VCe-M watt covercd with aoreB and ulcers from head to P[ C$i foot, and no language Igf'V C-Y can express ray feelings ? >pf& of woe during those long ,trr-tr? year*. I had the bout ySgflJ medical treatment. Rev ral physicians yocceH-\ slvely treated me. but all to no purpose. The mercury and potash seemed to add fuel to the awful flame which was devouring mr. 1 was adrlsed by friend* who had seen wonderful euro# made by It, to try flwlft's Specific. We got two bottles, and I fell hope again revlre in my breast?hope for health and happiness again. 1 Improved from tho atari, and a comtiTflte and perfect cure wait the result. 8.8.3. Jh lhi> only blood remedy which reacheg desperate cases. Mrs. T. W. I,xx. Montgomery, Ala. Of the mnny blood remedies, 8. 8. 9. is i in; oniy one wnicn can reucn uccp(lontod, violent canes. It never fails to cure perfectly and permanently the most desperate cases which are beyond the reach of other remedial. S.S.S.rThe Blood )H rcRKf<r veoetablr, and in the only blood remedy guaranteed to contain no mercury, pot aim, or other mineral. Valuable books mailed free by tivritt Bpeciilc Oompaaj, Atlanta, Georgia. pAAAAAAAi 1^1 GAIL j of condi <g Our Illustrated Pamphlet 3 Be in every household. New York Condensed 'Armor plate pricks. When England niul Russia I*ay $500 a Ton, Can wo Make It for^JJOO? New York Tribune: Congress has authorized the twelve new vessels for the navy which the authorities In the department considered necessary, but It might also as well have left the- Item out of the appropriation bill as to make It Ineffective by other provisions. About all that Is gained for the navy Is an opportunity to plan these ships anil perhaps do some preliminary work on them. There Is no prospect of their being completed without the aid of further legislation, for the price of armor plate for them Is limited to $300 a ton. Nobody appears to expect that armor plate can be obtained for that figure. Senator Hale, in reporting for the conference, said that the ships authorized would not be rontrnrfpri hofnrn bcr, and intimated that It did not mnke much difference what this Congress did In the matter, so long as it allowed 5400 a ton for the vessels now under ; construction, and so did not stop work < on them. It "will be seen that the liml- i tatlon is largely a piece of buncombe. It is not entirely that, however, for 1 Bome men are trying to force the gov- i eminent to build an armor, plant of Its 1 own. That is a scheme which appeals I to the hearts of the corporation tall- ; twisters. The steel companies are making a profit on their work. There- I fore the government ought to undertake the business itself. Perhaps the manufacturers do charge too high a i price for armor plate. Maybe they ought to be willing to make it for $300 1 a ton, but there seems no prospect that they will do so. The real question for ; the government is not whether they are : making a fair or an unreasonably large profit, but whether it can make or buy its armor plate to the greatest advan- s tage. It Is of no benent to the people i to avoid paying the steel manufactur- i er exorbitant profits if Jt costs the navy i more to make Its own armor plate than i It would have had to pay to the manufacturer. The object of the people Is to 1 get the best armor plate at the lowest ! rate, and If the manufacturer can i make it cheaper than they can he may rejoice; and they need not be angry. ' Senator Hale believes that before long ' Congress will be forced to have its own < armor plant. It certainly will if It will not pay what contractors ask for ar- < mor. "When England pays her own ar 1 jjjjl ^ \ A MAGNIFICENT The most magnificent military exhibit den will begin March 20. It is to be a mil representatives of the army and navy an These men have all been to the front in nlficent sight to see them performing mil mor plate makers In the neighborhood < of $500 a ton, and Itussla pays the same rate to the contractors who do work for j us at $400, there is little prospect that anybody will give us armor plate at 5.100 a ton. The scheme for a government plant is not a new one. It was thoroughly Investigated by a commission when the agitation for lower rates began in Congress, and the result was not encouraging. It Is hardly to b?* expected that a plant would be any saving. Government plants are rarely money-making < concerns. But there may be other than economic reasons for the establishment of an armor plant. Our ofllcers have to learn the process and In- 1 spect the private work. They ought to be competent to conduct the manufacture. A public manufactory would give them valuable experience, and even If it did not begin to make all the armor required, It would, besides train- ' Ins: inspectors of other plants, offer to the navy a ready instrument for the small repairs needed to our vessels. We build ships In our navy yards rather to keep them efficient than to secure better or cheaper work than private contractors can give. It may W wise for. the government to have some limited facilities for turning out everything needed for the navy. Hut that Is a ! matter of policy rather than economy. If we wish to adopt It we should do so frankly, and not discredit our plan with childish higgling for Impossible prices. melodramatic instinct. ICough Westerner's way ol'CJettlng an ' Audience for a Suicide. New York Sun: "The longing for the center of the stage exists not only here in New York and other centers of civ- i lllzatlon." said a New Yorker, who had gone west, made his pile.in mining and came back to enjoy himself. "You'll find It up In the Hookies, among the I hardest, toughest citizens th.it over handled a plcl: or shot a hoar. The melodramatic Instinct Is mighty strong In most men, and the glare of the calcium Is eagerly sought after by many who won't admit It. I knew an old man out In Arizona some years ago who : was one of this kind. He was about the most 'don't give a damn' cuss I ( ever knew. Me lived up In the mountains, about ton miles back of Tucson, all by himself. How he managed to live, r never knew, hut he seemed to he | contented. Ills evil deeds never seemed to worry him, and the Lord knows , his record was black enough. He had , been u great gun fighter In his time, i ft .BORDEN I LE HHAS? k iHSED MILK. [ ENTITLED "BABIESWSHOULD r> Sent on Application.! t MILK CO. Hew YoKrK.y W and even in the days I speak of It wouldn't do to tread on his toes. He loved to tell of his wild life, and the frankness with which he related his somewhat questionable escapades made him an excellent entertainer. Bqueamishness Isn't a common faul*. out that way, and everybody knew and liked 'Old Cap'?that's what they called him ?except the few Who had been In trouble with him at some time or another. r*n nnn miaf tl<nt r\t,1 Cap wufl spectacular. He was the last man on earth who would be thought likely to want the center of the stage for any of his stunts. But he did, nnd the climax of his life was more pyrotechnical than any man's I ever got mixed up with. He certainly did go out with a blaze of glory. It all happened about seven years ago. I was In Tucson. A lot of us boys were sitting around In front of a glnmlll one afternoon, Just talking about things in general. Our horses were tied In the yard at the back. 3t was a mighty fine day, just.warm enough for solid comfort out of doors, and the sky as clear as absolute dryness could make it. It was one of those days, you know, when you throw your chest jut and congratulate yourself on being alive. "As I wan saying, we all sat on easy wicker chairs, talking and whittling, I reckon, when down the street came a ten-year-old boy'riding a broncho hellIty-larrup. We recognized him as a youngster who lived a couple of miles this side of Old Cap's, on the same trail. He rode right up to where we were sitting, nnd rolled off his horse, with his eyes popping and his breath l-pantlng. "What's, the matter, Bub?" asked a tall Mexican who was in the party. " 'Old Cap says t' come right up t' his place, right off, an' fetch all th' men yer kin git. Th' Injuns is coming'." "The Indians were always liable to bust loose and do something nobody suspected, so we got our horses In a jiffy and started up the trail to save Old Cap. There were about a dozen of us, and we had our Winchesters and sixahooters with us. When we got. near began to look pretty sharp for Indian signs, but not a sign of a redskin could we see. " 'We'll be in time, boys,' said the , rexan, who was leading the hand. 'Ef sve git to Old Cap's cabin we kin stand dIT a pretty sharp lot.' "Old Cap's cabin was situated In a daring off the trail around a bend, with high rocks hiding It until you came ffirji i f 7j ftp 'tournament. Ion ever held In Madison Square GarItary athletic tournament, In which d volunteer service will take part. , the Spanish war, and It will be a magitary exercises.. out In the open. W<* reached the turn In safety, and swept around It at full gallop. There we saw, first of all, the ' little cabin, looking as snug as usual, and then we noticed Old Cap astride a keg, about ten feet fn front of his door. 1 His big gray sombrero was cocked to one side, und the red scarf about his neck gave him the look of a stago hero of the plains. He had heard our horses' hoofs beating on the rocky trail beforo we wheeled Into view, and he was ready for us. Waiting until we had come within seventy-five yards of him, < lie lifted his hat and moved It above his head with a hoarse, wild yell. As I think of It now, it sounded like the cry uf a madman. Then he reached into his pocket, and drew forth a match. This ho drew carefully across a rock which was within reach of the keg upon which he sat. and saving It from the > breeze until it was safely lighted he i opened his legs and dropped it between them. ( "There was a yellow puff of smoke > tinned with a Hash of red, and then a terrific roar. Old Cap's body fiew skyward. nnd when it came down It didn't look like a human being's. lie had , been sitting on a keg of powder and ' had deliberately blown hlmnelf up. Funny thing for a man to do, wasn't It? ? Old Cap npparontly got tired of life, and decided to kill himself. He wonted an audience, so he sent the kid out to drum one up. He got what he wanted, but it wasn't a very sympathetic one. Men don't go much on gush out there, and the Texnn was a little uore about the trick he had played on ( us. lie helped to straighten out the ] corpse, and then he sat down on a bowlder and gazed at It. ' " 'Well.' )m said, finally, "he cer- ' talnly did give himself a good sendofT.' And the rest of the gang guffawed loud enough to start the echoes down the valley. "Hut It was all pretty human when you come to think of It. Old (Tap had the1 center of the stage when the curtain dropped, and his audience then proceeded to forget him," Cluimborlnln'K Cough Itcmcdy. This remedy 1m Intended especially for coughs, colds, croup, whooping cough tiutl IntlUfimi. It has become famous for Its cures of these diseases, over a large part of the civilized world. The most Mattering tofttlinonlals have been received, giving uccouutn of Its good works; of the aggravating and persistant cough? It has cured; of severe colds that have yielded promptly to Its soothing effects, and of the dangerous attacks of croup It has cured, often saving tin* life of the child. The extensive turn of It for \vhooplntf ooupgh has shown that it robs that (Unease of all dangerous consequences. Sold .by tlrugglstH# WILKESBARRFS SENSATION. Post master Bogert Arrested lbr Tampering-With the Mails. WILKKSBARRB, Pa., March 9.?Edward F. Bogert, postmaster of Wllkesbarre, was arrested to-day chargcd with tampering with tho United States malls. About two months ago several complaints wero lodged with the postal authorities at Washington that mall was disappearing, or that which they received bore evidence of having been opened by a steaming process. The postal authorities subsequently detailed two secret service men on the case, tinder orders of Inspector Gorman. Last night, after the mall from Baltimore and Washington arrived and had been distributed, Bogert entered the oillco and was Been to take several letters from the boxes and then go into his private ofllce and carefully draw down a curtain. A few minutes later a detective, who was acting aa a clerk, turned out an electric light in the rear end of the ofllce, this being a signal to two other secret service men, who werostationed outside. The man on the Inside carefully admitted his associates, one of whom was Hugh Gorman. The two men went at once to Bogert'o private olllce, and without the ceremony i of knocking, entered, and there found ; the postmaster seated at his desk, on which lay thre? letters addressed to ! prominent business men of this city, and J all of them opened. The postmaster was surprised and not a little excited for a few moments, but soon recovered hla composure. He was later escorted to his home by the secret service men, where a warrant for his arrest was subsequently served. He was taken before United States Commissioner Hahn, where he gave ball in $4,000 for his appearance later. Mr. Bogert. besides being editor of the Leader, of this city, is a member of a large number of lodges and for the past ten or twelve years has been an active member of the base ball association. He Is a brother of the late Joseph Bogert, a gentleman who was prominent In Domoeratlc county and state politics, and at the time of his death was Dostmaster. The news of the arrest created a big sensation, especially In political circles. SOURCE OF YELLOW RIVER Discovered by two German Travelers in Thibet and Turkestan. VANCOUVER, B. C., March 9.?Advices by the steamer Empress of India say: There arrived in Shanghai recently two distinguished gentlemen travelers, Prof. Futterer, of Karlsruhe, geologist, and Dr. Ilolterer, of Lorrach, Baden, who had just crossed northeastern Thibet from Turkestan, discovering the source of the Yellow river and entering China by the northwest, reach-, ing Hankow and civilization by the Hen river. The professor hap left for home via Japan and the United States. The two gentlemen left Germany on November 19, 1SD7, accompanied by a German servant. Reaching Suchou the*-explorers went to Sinlngfu. which they reached in the middle of last July. It was from there that the two scientists arranged to start on an expedition, having for Its object the exploration of the Yellow rlversouth of the Kokonor. At this point meir servants ueserieu mem anu me travelers were swindled by natives. They left Donkor on August 6 and went over country never before traversed by foreigners. With them were two Cossacks and eight Chinese. In Upper Taho valley the party were attacked by^-about thirty robbers, one-half of whom kept up a lively fusllade. The explorers returned the fire and wounded several of their assailants. Reaching Tachou, where some American missionaries were met, it became evident that the country to the west and southwest was full of robbers, so traveling there had to be abandoned. Accordingly the party went on to Manchou. Ping Llangu and Slnganfu, which latter place was reached at Christmas; then down Tan river in a couple of boats to Hen river, which took them to Hankow on January 4. Dr. Futterer made a valuable geological collection, besides taking careful observations for mcteorlloglcal and map-making purposes, whilst Dr. Holterer more particularly Interested himself in zoological matters, getting together an important collection. Returned Heroes. ITARRISBURG, Pa.. March S.~Company D. Eighth Regiment, Pennsylvania Volunteers, better known- as the "City Grays," returned to Harrlsburg I this evening, from Augusta, Ga., and j was given a hearty welcome by the people of this city and surrounding I country. The troops were met at the I railroad station by local military and I civic organizations and the city Are de- j pnrtment and escorted to their armory where a banquet was given in their I honor. Governor Stone, Lieutenant Governor Gobln, Adjutant General Stewart, and Mayor Patterson were present and made short addresses of I welcome. The Grays left Harrlsburg I April 2S last, for Mount Gretna, where ' they were mustered Into the United States service. Colonel Hoffman and other regimental officers accompanied the troops and were present at tho banquet. Mien Monopoly. NORWAY, Me., March 9.?A deal, which It is claimed will practically put the mica supply of the world into the control of a syndicate, has been dls- ! closed to those Interested In the Industry here, by an offer to purchase all the mineral lands In this section. The right I to mine about 15,000 acres of this | county has already been granted, tho | papers In the transaction covering all j the known places where It can bo profitably mined. It Is explained that the only other places where mica Is mined lo any extent are In Grafton county, N. II.. and in North Carolina. In both lo:alltles it is claimed the supply la almost exhausted. Men Went Rack to Work. PITTSBURGH, March P.?The strike it the Pittsburgh Forge and Iron company's plant has been settled and the works are in full operation. The men went back at the old rate. REV. E. EDWARDS, pastor of the English Baptist church at Mlncrsvllle, Pa., when suffering with rheumatism, ivas advised to try Chamberlain's Pain Balm. lie says: "A few applications )f this liniment proved of great service to me. it subdued the Inflammation and relieved the pain. Should any sufferer profit by giving Pain Balm a trial It I vvl))j)leaMi> me." For sale !>} drugglsts. ' BEFORE USING. . ?Can tip jrrow n* that in on< now have n f right aide. * wiic line hi your' scaltK here in tmi times its nat is just tin I microscope; jn mo*t seal hat found u hnir, nn?i wit (lniidruCr exl kept worm b; have them n l'rof. lllrk urn I hit Ir to I hnir can he n The reme< PROF. BIRKIIOLZ, Uea-mur 3?'or Sole ~ 11 -?1 -AMERICA'S FOREMOST JOCKEY. "Tod" Sloane Will Soon Sail tor England to Train for tho Famous Derby Races. In a very few days James, better known as "Tod" Sloane, the Jockcy, *;]] bid good bye to Ills American friends and sail for England, where he will tab* part In the Derby Day races In June. Sloane will rldo for Lord Beresfort thi greatest part of the racing season. The other claimant to his services Is sail to be H. R. H. the Prince of Wales. "Tod" Sloane has been very much In print recently on account of tho smt fortune which, he Ifl alleged to have made In Wall street. Rumors puts tho prlco at J400.000, but when Interviewed by a reporter of this, newspaper regarding u-.s matter, the. jockey would only open Ills eyes wide and say "Greatly exngft,.. uted." Sold.3>uH. I Sold 2)uil ?ager marks ?) *seeo to grow on the woodwork n >^} ' about the house. They come easily and 4||%v/ they stick, too?unless you get rid of-them with'SpjgS II nates all cleaning easy. TCiiCf, THE n. K-JAinnASK COMPAHY, yfev s ?yrwV?v Cblcarn. HL Lools. **?w York. V ? Castoria. I Cantoria. 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Ja the one you see ' rM> ? the genu or hair robber to iv}>.y,?,v ty-fivc thousand lirecf. l'rof. lllrkhols's cure fy/\[F7CTfc\ ural size, but this '\wwy)J for baldness cures dandruff and c/Sftai It looks under a kills the Rcrm; besides, it thev can be found causes the hair to prow, Parties fA^s^iggirpswhcreJhe hair ISHJSSyCi wishing this treatment can buy //fibhSv I ,1. l'rof. Illrkholt \^r?~AcRf it; the price IxriuKfi-W a bottle s tuany as .100 in , or fl for J6.00. l'cople ordering 5\m they destroy the ^tferrSi/V by mail will please enclose pVjii faSwf j*i 5VI I only breed where ' fi.W for 3 bottles or JVOO for (? Mj \S> o / / i sis or the bead is , fr*A bottles, as we do not send out vV MA vi / i J i y hat wear. Ladico less than !1 bottles at one time. * yrV f] Iso, but the head- ,'1 Always send stamp for nnswer, * Yfj .hot* will give a'free microscopical examination of the scalp sss^VD Ajl idles arid Kentlemen ami will tell you ns to whether or not your \ tV lade to grow. 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