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j.ir. W.
w. Arnett, Pit Kennedy,
C. W. Krelter. Em Weltr.
1,.; . Grafton' Be&ll. V>.m. Schaefer.
L. W. Blayncr, Pat Brentien.
C. F. Brandfaaa, James NJcbol*.
J. J. Byrne, Lewis Steenrod.
K. M. Jtnnln**, Peter F. Farrell,
James Paull, C. \V? Wood*.
V, OttoAuber, M. J. O'K&ne,
J. W. Ewln*. O. R. Manley.
John Roemer, Edward Scafcrlght,
i.: . John Martin. John Barrett,
i - Robert Pecari. R. S. Klncheloe,
J. R. HbRom. L. II. Stephens.
George Hou*e, John O. Pendleton.
Hugh Klarl,As
the minutes passed the Impatience
of the crowd increased, and men on
the stage tried to induce Colonel Arnett
to say a few words, but the coloned did
not take kindly to the suggestion. ExCongressman
John O. Pendleton was
Introduced and began talking Just as
the long-threatened rain began falling.
Mr. Pendleton waa probably not heard
by more than one-tenth of the audience.
Mr. Pendleton advised the crowd
to gird Itself In patience and calmly
await the arrival of Colonel' Bryan.
The questions of this campaign, said
the speaker, are stirring up the. people
from the Atlantic to the Pacific. The
campaign is hardly opened, and we behold
here one of the ereatput nolltlwit
gatherings ever assembled"' In West
Virginia. Mr. Pendleton was quite sanguine,
and said that the Democracy
this year not only had nine-tenths ftf
the Gold Democrats, but a large proportion
Of the Republicans.
At this point the crowd began to yell,,
the band played and Colonel Bryan and
the reception committee made their
way down the bank to the speaking.
. stand. "When Colonel Bryan appeared
on the stand a mighty -shout went up,
and Just at the identical moment the
rain "came down heavily. Umbrellas
were in requisition, and one was held
over Mr. Bryan by an enthusiastic admirer.
Soon there was a slight let-up,
and Colonel Bryan was Introduced by
Mr. Joseph Handlan. Again there was
a tremendous shout, and Colonel Bry'
an began speaking, with an umbrella
held over his head, and with his coat
collar turned up. Soon, however, the
rain stopped, and the speaker removed
his hat and turned down his coat collar.
COLONEL BRYAN'S SPEECH.
Trusts, Imperialism, Militarism and
the Other "Isms."
In his speech Colonel Bryan said:
p jar. vnuirjijttji, i^uun-s ana usikktmen:?The
presence of so .many people
at this meeting to-night indicates that
you are interested in the Issues presented
In this campaign, and the, fact
that you are willing to stand here In
the rain is additional testimony of your
Interest. It is not curiosity, because I
have been here before, and you are not
here simply to see a man who is a candidate.
Whatever curiosity you may
have had was gratified in 3S56, and I
am sure that the Republicans who do
me the honor to come here to-night,
come for some better reason than curiosity.
(A Voice?"Here's one.") I am
glad to know that there are Republicans
here. I want to talk to Republicans
because I want to convert them,
and when I assume that it is possible to
" concert a Republican, I am compll^j'^jaenting
a Republican, because I am
assuming that lie makes his party affiliations
suit his ideas, and'IT I can
change his ideas I change his party af
; flliatiana. If there is a Republican here
who is not at liberty to vote as he
pirates, there is no use lor him to stay,
because if 1. convert him he will only
feel the worse because he cannot come
toctiie mourner's benchi (Applause.)
Now, no man makes a greater mistake
than the man who assumes that any
large proportion of the members of any
party do not want good government. I
consider that the assumption that a
great majority of all parties earnestly
desire that government which Is best is
correct. (Takes top coat off.) We
ought to compare Ideas in order to see
whose plan is the best, and I want to
present to you to-night some reasons
why you ought to vote with us, I care
not what you may nave done In 1S96; I
care not what .you may do four years
from now; I want to show you that
now you ought to act with us, and if I
; can give you good reasons why you
i should not act with us, I take it for
granted that those reasons will comj
mend themselves to your Judgment.
Platforms and Issues.
! . ' Now, in every campaign ther.e are
various questions presented to the
people. Every platform covers a numj
tier of Issues; but there Is always a
I difference of opinion as to the relative
Importance of those Issues. In this
campaign the Republican platform
spends the larger part of its space in
congratulating the Republican party
upon existing conditions. And it has
not clearly defined the party's position
on any question, except the question of
primary money, and in taking Its position
in favor of the gold standard the
Republican party for the first time deserts
the double standard, and . when
you Republicans are boasting that your
party is In favor of the gold standard, I
want to remind you that your party In
1898, promised tc do what it. could to
! get the double standard by Internation
al agreement, and I want you to ask
your Republican friends why no Republican
speaker and no Republican editor
attempts to explain the failure of
the Republican party to get a double
standard that you promised to try to
get by the aid of the leading, commercial
nations of the world. (Great applause.)
Whenever a Republican tells
you that the gold standard is good, you
ask him why the President, after his
Inauguration, sent a commission to Europe
to get rid of It. When a Republican
tells you that the gold standard Is
good you ask him why a Republican
Congress appropriated JIOO.OOO to pay
the expenses of the commission while it
was In Europe trying to get rid of the
gold standard. If any Republican tells
you that the gold standard Is good, you
tell him that within a year the Republican
senate and house and President
acted favorably upon a bill, the fourteenth
section of which, declared thnt
the bill was not Intended to stand In
the way of the restoration of the double
standard, flo you see that the . only
question upon which the Republican
party does take a positive stand Is a
new position for the Republican party.
Attacks Sound Money.
On the question of paper money the
Republican party do.?s not clearly declare
for the retirement of the greenback,
although the currency bill, which
Is now a law, provides for the retlramont
of tho greenback and th'o substitution
of the National bank notcu^ and
r . ' ./*. -*
'i'SgfiBraki~ '
I want you to ask your Republican
friends what excuse they can give for &
bill which retired greenbacks which
draw no Interest and substitute, bonds
which draw Interest, in order that national
banks may issue the money and
control the volume of it. I want you to
ask your Republican friends this question,
how can you have a National
bank currency, resting on bonds, and
have that currency as a permanent system,
unless you have permanent bonds
for the currency to rest upon? f"want
you to tell your . Republican friends
that until recently all Republicans
boasted that the^Republlcan party was
retiring the debt, lessening the debt,
and yet to-day the Republican party
stands for a financial bill, for a currency
system thnt can only be permanent
on the theory that the debt is to
be perpetual, and I want to ask your
Republican friends why they do not
openly advocate a permanent National
debt as a blessing to this country. That
is what they want, and they are not
" IUHH5 w mguc uic ovaicuKuv yuuuu),
and you will read Republican papers In
vain to find a defense of the perpetual
debt and yet you could not have a National
bank currency, redeemable In
bonds, unless you have a permanent
debt to furnish the bonds. (Applause.)
The Trusts.
The Republican party does not discuss
the trust question. "When the Republican
party brags about existing
conditions, Just remember that the
trust condition is the main condition
that It brags about. (Applause.) The
Republican party has been in power for
nearly four years. You have a Republican
President: you have a Republican
attorney general; you have a Republican
house, and you have a Republican
senate, and yet more trusts have .been
organized In the last three and a half
years than were organized In all the
previous history of the United States.
(Applause.) If a Republican says that
a trust is a good thing, you tell that
riepuuiicuu umi ujs ivjjiuuihuh jumform
denounces the trusts. If a Republican
says that the trusts are a bad
thing, you ask him what his party has
done to destroy the trusts. The trust
question has grown in importance
since the last election, and to-day men
realize what the trust question means
who did not realize what it meant four
years ago. If you have any doubt
about this you go to some traveling
man, who, In 18Jj6. thought that all we
needed was a Republican administration,
and then lost his Job because his
house went Into a trust, and'he can tell
yoM something about the trusts. You
ask the laboring man who works for a
trust and sees the trust suspend production
In order to keep prices up, and
throws the burden of keeping prices
up upon the Idle employes, who must
wait until the surplus is worked off.
of the trusts, made a speech at Boston
a year ago last May, and the papers
said he bad an exceedingly sympathetic
audience, composed almost exclusively
of Boston bankers. He went on to defend
the trusts, and one of the gt;eat
advantages that he saw in the trusts
was, that whenever there was a strike
In any one factory the trust could close
down the factory and do the work
somewhere else. Of course, you^people
here know nothing about such a thing,
but you may some day. (A Voice?
"Down at Benwood, at the Riverside,
we do.") Know about it now? Whereever
you And that the trusts have closed
down a factory because of differences
with employes, or for any other
reason, you might ask the employes
what they think of the prosperity arguj^
ment and the full dinner pall doctrine.
Isn't it strange that any man who
works for wages can be so blind as not
to see that when a trust controls a
great branch of Industry, every man
who works In that line of. buslnsss Is at
the mercy of the man who stands at
the head of the trust? Isn't It strange
that any man who works for wages
does not see that? And yet, when you
talk to people about the trusts, the
only answer the Republicans make Is
that there is great prosperity, but it Is
always somewhere else?In some other
county.
"Full Dinner Pail."
Tou can read the papers and see that
all the talk that you see In Republican
speeches about the enormous prosperity
of the country la not true. If It were
tVue, you would enquire what brought
on the prosperity. Suppose It was all
true, and suppose you could trace It all
to a Republican administration. There
are questions that are greater than a
full dinner pall, and when a Republican
tells you that because your dinner pail
Is full you ought, to vote the Republican
ticket, tell him he Is making an
argument that ought to be addressed to
an animal that knows nothing but to
eat, and has no higher ambition. When
a Republican says that the only question
to be considered Is. whether you
have enough to eat, he Is dragging the
lnhnrlni* msn rinwn to thf? IpvoI of thn
animal. When the hog trough Is filled,
the hog Is satisfied; when it Is empty he
squeals. That in the Republican Idea
of the laboring man. I believe that Is
a slander upon the working man. I believe
that the laboring man Is Interested
In-our Ideas of government, and
the laboring man can see far enough
ahead to realize what militarism would
mean for him.
To Destroy the Trusts,
The gentleman asked me what 1
would do to destroy the trusts. I have
been arguing the trust questjon for
some time, and I have given remedies.
Eight years ago I Introduced a bill providing
that whenever It was determined
-In court that a trust controlled the price
of any article upon which a tnrlfC wis
laid, that artlclH should go on the free
list. 1 not only want to destroy thr? ad
vantage which a trust can secure under1
legislation, that Is given for the purport
of protection; i want to g6" further j
than that. J want to destroy every prl-'
vate monopoly In the United States. I
believe that It is possible for Congress
to so legislate that every corporation!
doing business outside of the state of I
its origin can be prevented from becoming
a monopoly, nnd the plan i sur- i
gested is this: Let Congress provide |
that whenever uny corporation organized
In any state wants, to do business
outside of the state It must go to the j
federal government and get a llcenso |
which will enable It to do buslnc*i outside
of the state of Its origin, but It
must do business In every state according
to the laws of the state In which It
ALEXAHDEB--SHOES.
: Wheeling 1
5 ...Pats |
I $4.
J Every pair of "Wheel- H
J ins" patent leather H
> shoes are made from 3
i . "Heyl" patent calf- 3
J skin?money will buy 3
* nothing better, because 3
> there is nothing better
? to buy. Fall shapes 3
J ready. "The Wheel- J
H ing" only at 9
Ej Alexander's. |
(InM hllfllnPlK T Hn nnr want In tnU.?
away from the state any powers it now
has, but I want Congress to add a remedy.
Before thLs license ia given I want
two conditions complied with. First, I
want the water to be squeezed out of
the stock pf the corporations. Tin
Laboring man cannot water his capital,
which is labor; the farmer cannot ivater
his capital, which is the farm, and I do
not believe that a corporation should be
permitted to water Its stock and then
to collect the dividends upon its fictitious
investment. I want to squeeze
the water out of the stock. There will
be a flood for a while, but there will be
honest corporations afterwards. Let
the corporation show that it has not attended
and Is not attempting to
monopolize any branch of business or
production of any article of merchandise.
If you had such a law and sucn
a license, given on such conditions, I do
not believe there could be a monopoly
In this country. :
He Illustrates.
Let me Illustrate. Suppose you had a
law, and the sugar trust applied for a
license. It could no't show that It did
not have a monopoly. The evidence
would show that the sugar trust controlled
93 per cent of the output of
sugar. It could not do business out of
the state of its origin. It would have
to dissolve, and then we would have
honest competition between factories.
So with all these trusts. I believe you
could destroy them. But if you found
that these conditions were not sufficient,
you could add conditions until
you had enough, because I believe that
the trust is hostile to the interests of
our people, and we must destroy the
trust or It will destroy the Independence
of the individual citizen. Now, I have
suggested two remedies If anybody
has a better remedy, I will be .glad to
substitute or add that remedy to the
one I have proposed.
But, my friends, I want you to stop
for a moment and see what the' tendency
of this concentration of wealth
means. It means that the small man
wm not nave nis cnance in tne race of
life. The Republican party to-day
stands for a system of concentrated
wealth that shuts the door of opportunity
in the face of the young man, and
condemns him to perpetual clerkship
under some great monopoly. I believe
the system is bad, and I do no: understand
how any young man can fail to
see it. I do not see how any parent can
fall to see the danger that menaces his
son.
The trust question is only one of the
great questions, and I believe there are
questions greater even than the trust
question.
"Imperialism."
Proceeding, Mr. Bryan took up :hn
subject of "imperialism," and drew a
vivid bugaboo picture that was suQlclent
to frighten women and children,
but had no terrors for men of sens?.
Imperialism, declared Mr. Bryan, with
dramatic gestures, strikes at the very
foundations of. our Institutions. He
called attention to the growth of the
army idea; four years ago an army of
25,OCO was sufficient in this republic of
ours, but In 1SS8 the President asked in
his message to Congress for an increase
to 100,000. He predicted that in the
event of Republican success, a permanent
army of 100,000 men would be legislated
through. In this portion of liU
speech, the demagogue in Mr. Bryan's
composition showed to great advantage,while
his vaunted patriotism went
to the rear at- a gallop. "Where is the
laboring man's interest In this army?
He furnlshts the private soldiers and
pays the taxes but has no interest in
what the army does." As though every
American has not the greatest interest
in protecting the flag from dishonor at
home and abroad. He added: "The
army is usedi abroad to secure trade,
and at home to suppress the discontent
that ought to'be done away with by
legislation." Very sensibly,' Mr. Bryan
did not mention the Chicago riots, and
the calling out of the Federal troops by
that great and good Democrat, Grover
Cleveland.
Prominent Republicans had said that
there is no such thing as Imperialism.
TKnf'a ncmr/llnff In Mm Hnflnltlnn an|.l
Mr. Bryan, and he did not propose to
accept the Republican definition of the
word.
That Other Treaty.
Mr. Bryan vwas very eloquent in
speaking of the treaty with the ruler of
the Sulus, but he was discreetly silent
anent hl? part In securing confirmation
by the senate of the treaty that foisted
the Philippines upon the United States.
He also showed a touch of temper when
a spectator asked him about the treatment
of the colored man in the south by
the Democrats, nnd said the Republicans
regarded the negro as a political
chattel.
In the midst of his tirade on the Philippine
policy of the administration,
some lusty fellow yelled. "Hurrah for
McKinley," and there was a movement
In the crowd to get at the young man,
but Mr. Bryan said sharply: "Never
mind, my friends. If you can bear that
fellow all the year around I can bear
with him for one night."
The speaker next alleged with a show
of sincerity that America was drifting
towards monarchy, and had the grace
to add that ht? supposed his audience
believed him prejudiced. He practically
called all Republicans monarchists,
n libel upon the pure motives.ot the
men who prefer the party of prosperity
to bie prophet of despair that the>f trill
very, properly resent He said he had
beard of three definitions of Imperialism.
"First, thsre Is money In.l:; s??fer
ond. God Is in it; third, we are in it an4
can't get out of it.*' ,
His theatrical declaration that if a
Republican President could haul down
the .American Hag 200 miles' away jn
Cuba, a Democratic President would
haul it down 7,000 miles away. in the
phlliplpnes, enthused the crowd.
Concluding, Colonel Bryan said he believed
West Virginia was a pivotal
state, and he hoped that Jts electoral
votes would be cast for the Democracy.
The congressional, legislative and state
tickets should be voted straight, be
said.
The meeting adjourned at 10:20
o'clock, and Mr. Bryan was escorted to
his train by the local dommltue on reception,
but not before several hundred
in the crowd had shaken his hand.
His train departed for Chicago shortly
before midnight
BRIEF HENTIONING&
Events in and Abont the City Given
in a Nutshell.
The Eighth Ward Rough Riders,
Company H., will assemble at their
headquarters to-night.
The council committees on real estate,
petitions and remonstrances and police
are called to meet this evening at 7:30.
The Union district Republicans have
leased the Caldwell warehouse, opposite
the city building, for a club headquarters.
At the home of Albert Shier, on,North
Market street, an entrance was tried to
be forced, but the Inmates of the house
scared the would-be robbers away.
Several young ladles of the South
Side will give a hop at Mozart park,
next Wednesday evening. Prof. John
Long has been engaged to furnish the
music.
The funeral of the Infant child of
Charles H. Stuntx will take place from
his home at 2335 Alley E, to-morrow
afte^poon at 2 o'clock- Interment will be
at Mt. Zion.
Work has been started by a force of
men in tearing up the cobbles on the
unpaved side of Markt stret, between
Twenty-second and Twenty-third
streets. The paving of this street will
be a great improvement.
A sewer Is being laid on McColIoch
street, between Thirty-seventh and
Thirty-eighth streets. The people of
this neighborhood have been clamoring
for this Improvement for some time
and its consummation fills a long felt
want
The National Telephone Company,
whose solicitors have been working in
the city for .some time, have secured
contracts for over 700 telephones, and
have assurances of many more. The
new company expects to have their line
in operation by the first of December.
A crowd of well known South Side
young men will give a dance to their
friends at Mozart Park this evening".
The affair will be strictly by card, and a
delightful programme of waltzes, redowas
and two-steps has been arranged.
Prof. John Long has been engaged to
furnish the melody for the devotees of
Terpsichore, and an evening of unalloyed
pleasure Is anticipated by those
who will attend.
PERSONAL NOTES.
Going and Coming of "Wheeling
People and Visitors.
Mrs. Henry O. Ott Is home from Winchester.
H. W. Arner, of St. Mary's, is at the
McLure.
D. F. Bailey, of Hundred, is at the
Stamm.
D. C. Harkins Is a Cameron caller In
the city.
E. J. Daily, of Mannington, Is at the
Grand Central.
E. O. Hiehle, of Parkersburg, Is at
the Park Hotel.
Mrs. Carroll and daughter, of Davis,
are visiting in town.
W. C. Meyer will leave to-night for
Pittsburgh on business.
John B. Nuzutn. of New Martinsville,
is an arrival In the city.
S. W. Templeton, of Slstersville, is
registered at the McLure.
J. W. Morgan, of Pine Grove, Is a
business caller in the city.
August M. Campbell and family are
visiting relatives in the city.
E. Mehan. of Moundsville, was calling
on friends in the city yesterday.
E. E. Githens and A. Ziillken are the
Wellsburg arrivals at the Stamm.
Mrs. Joe C. Trees, of New Martlns*.|11a
<e <'Ulllnr? Monito In ?v.~
Mrs. Muahrush. of North Market
street, is lying very ill at her home.
A. L. Prltchard and wife, of Mannington,
are calling on friends in the
city.
Mrs. Mary Connel. of Virginia street.
Island, is visiting relatives at Newark,
Ohio.
Charles Hydlnger, of the South Side,
has returned from a week's stay at Detroit.
W.R. Rine and A. J. Terrell, of New
Martinsville, are autographed at the
Park Hotel.
Mrs. A. C. Thomas and Miss M. Haver
of* Sistersville, are the guests of relatives
in the city.
Fred. Stathers has returned to his
home in Clarksburg, after a brief stay
with friends here.
James McCutcheon, of Sistersville, returned
home yesterday, after a month's
stay with friends here.
B. F. Davis, of Sistersville, and J. G.
Cochran, of Parkersburg. are West
Virginians at the Park Hotel.
Misses Lillian and Annie Cummins,
Mrs. James Cummins and two daughters,
arrived yesterday from a European
trip.
The Mannlngton arrivals at the
Stamm yesterday were C. L. Long and
wife, J. J. Gibson and W. L. Smitn anil
wife.
Joe Kline left for Columbus. O., yesterday,
where he has accepted a position
In one of the largest clothing establishments
of that place.
O. Russell Wood left for Terre Haute,
Ind., last evening to spend a few days
with his family, his wife being detained
there by the serious Illness of her
mother.
Among the state arrivals at the Hark
Hotel yesterday were George Williams,
of Grafton; H. G. Gelse, of Fairmont;
W. G. Snodgrass, of Burton, and F. M.
Keller, of Hundred.
J. B, McClure, principal of the Durgoss
schools, Is In the city attending the
meeting of the Knights of the Golden
Eagle. He visited Ritchie school yesterday
and gave the pupils an Instructive
talk.
Among the state arrivals at the
Windsor are J. E. Poling, of Hendricks;
W. G. Johnson, of St. Marys;
John H. Brldgeman, of New Martinsville;
Jacob Eson and Y.-Bllr, of West
Union, and James M. Cook, of Steubenvllle.
Among the stnte arrivals at the
Stamm are !?. J. Williams, of New Martinsville;
George D. Glffen. of Fairmont;
Henry N. Browse, of New Martinsville;
W. C. Colo, of Hundred;
Charles Blssett, of Slstersvllle; S.
Brandfass, of Parkersburg: J. W. Kaufman
and E. E. Burllngame, of New
Martinsville; M. D. Hanes, of Slstersvllle,
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West Virginia Exposi
WHEEL1NC
September 10, II, I:
TWENTIETH AI
<T?tDT=Njr T~lXT V* 7TND N
PBATT
Dog Show?Over 2.000 Thoroughbred
Magnificent Exhibition of Live .Stock.
Art. Industrial nnd Mc
Exciting ltalloon A*ccn?lon*.
Running Rue
Vaudeville Attraction*. The 31
GRAN1) ELECTRICAL ILLUMINATION
EzaniM Rxtesea All Riilroais. AAtrtui
CLOSING THE CENTURY IN A BU
A. REYMANX, President.
GENERAL HOWARD HERE |
The Battle-Scarred Hero of the Civil.
War Confident of JLepublican Success
at the Approaching Election.
General O. O. Howard, the battlescarred
hero of the Civil and Indian
wars, now on the army retired list, arrived
in "Wheeling late yesterday afternoon
from. Sherrard. where , he -was the
principal speaker at yesterday's Re
publican barbecue and mass meeting.
He came In company with Congressmen
Freer and Dovener, who were the other
sp?akers of the day, and to-night he
and Hon. Charles T. Caldwell and Hon.
Charles J. Schuck speak at Ben wood. t
General Howard has been dolnir effec- j
tive work in several states for thtf Re- |
publican party, and he is confident that:
his friend and old comrade, William
McKinley, wilt be triumphantly reelecteU-at
the approaching election. He
says Kansas will likely come back^jnto
the Republican'column, and he has
hopes that Nebraska will be carried for
the party of sound money and prosperity.
H has rcently spoken in both of
these western states.
At Sherrard yesterday, General Howard
met for the first time since the battie
of Missionary Ridge, fought in TS63,
a member of the Second Kentucky Cavalry,
Squire W. W. Roger3, of this city,
who was a member of Company L., of
that regiment, which acted as General
Howard's escort during the battle. General
Howard and Mr. Rogers found
great enjoyment in recalling incidents
of that historic struggle between the
Blue and the Gray.
BURROWS-FREER MEETING
To-morrow Night at the Opera House
mm n "Rio
The Burrows-Freer Republican mass
meeting at the Opera house to-morrow
evening,.the opening of the campaign
in Wheeling, is attracting general interest,
and it is assured that the theatre
will be taxed to and htyond its capacity.
Senator Burrows is one of the
greatest public speakers of the day, and
his exposition of the Republican position
on t^ie issues of the campaign will
be worth'going far to hear. The other
speaker of the evening will be Hon.
Romeo H. Freer,, the candidate for attprney.
general on .the state ticket.
AT WHEELING PARK.
Extra Attractions Are Offered for J
jaeait aunaay.
The Wheeling Park management has
arranged for some fine attractions for
Sunday afternoon and night. In addition
to the splendid concert by the
Opera House band high class vaudeville
artists will entertain. Miss Loraine
Armour, a sweet soprano singer, and
Mr. Charles Ba~uley, a fine baritone,
will give an operatic singing sketch,
and another performer wil present a
great novelty musical act. The Park
itself Is a fine place to spand the afternoon
or evening, but with these added ,
attractions it becomes irresistible. No
extra charge will be made Sunday.
Funeral of Mrs. Florence Stanton.
The last sad rites over the remains
of Mrs. Florence Stanton were held at
her late residence, on South Eoft street,
yesterday afternoon, and were attended
by a large concourse of sorrowing
relatives and friends, gathered to pay
a last tribute to one held high in their ,
esteem, and who was loved and ad- :
mired by all of her acquaintances. I
There were many beautiful floral testimonials.
The Rev. Mr. Maloney,
pastor of the Zane Street M. E. church, i
had charge of the services, and spoke
xceungiy of the many amiable traits j
and good qualities of the deceased.
Rev. Dr. D. A. Cunningham, of the
First Presbyterian church, assisted in
the servicer*. A choir, consisting of
Mrs. MllllRnn, Miss Ida Taylor and
Messrs; Dan nor and Taylor rendered in (
an Impressive manner*. "Abide With ,
Me" and "Some Sweet Day," two se- ;
lections the deceased had requested to <
be sung at her. obsequies. The pall- ?
bearers were Frank Stanton, Benjamin *
S. Allison, Walter S. Stanton. William <
D. McCoy, Will R. Rice and Charles W. '
JefTers^ The Interment, which was )
privatfe, was made In Greenwood cctne- <
tery. J
Golf Club BecepUon. J
There will be the usual b:-vreekly reception
on the Wheeling Golt Club links '
Saturday afternoon, and society will no <
doubt be out In force. The ladles In <
charge are the Misses Brown. Mrs. \
Paull, Miss Rebecca Faull, Mrs. Sam- *
ucl Uaxlett, Miss Delaplaln and Miss *
Moffatt. <
Officer Beymer Dead. '
Yesterday morning occurred the J
death of Zach A. Beymer. of the Is- <
land, the oldest police ofllcer of the <
Wheeling force, nfter an Illness of sov- <
cral weeks. Mr. Beymer was well *
known throughout the city, and the :
news of his death will be received with I <
genuine regreU | <
DSN'S. ;
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he ne* standing and turndo*a .1
)tir Rubber Collars look liie linen, T
f cleaned vith a sponge or .damp A
:y never turn yellow, vill not ten .?
and are warranted not to *ilt T
'* hot day. Ve have M>ys' sizes A
o 14, men's sizes 14 to ^
IBEN'S 3 BIG STORES, t
,318,1320 Market St., Wbecllai.
L STATE TATB.
but^HTTNAMET" ~~
REAT
tion and State Fair,
1, VV. VA.,
2, 13 and 14,1900.
iNIVERSARY.
IGHT THIS YEKR,
J213E3SS
1 Doct From All Pom of the World.
Twelvo Trotting and Paclnc iu?*.
rcantlle Exhibition.
Thrilling Chariot ]{acc*.
oh nt Night.
Idwn.v. The German Tlllajro
OF Tin? fiitnnvni
i,?xux -MGItT. 1
jecrtUr/ (or Prtolaa LUt or liionuixx.
tZE OF EXQUISITE SPLENDOR.
GEO. HOOK, Sccrcturj.
COMPTROLLER MORGAN DEAD.
One of the Prominent Politicians of
New York ? Re-Nominated Wed*
nesday by the Republicans at Saratoga.
ALBANY. N. Y., Sept. l-WIJIiara J.
Morgan, of Buffalo, comptroller o' the
state of New York, and vto was renominated
for the bttlce yesterday, died
early to-day.
General Morgan was bom la Canada
In 1S40 and removed to BuJTalo "with his
parents ten years later. At the oye.v
ins of the Civil war he enlisted" as a
private in the One Hundred and Six- E
teenth New York Volunteer Infictry.
At the battle of Port Hudson he vy
wounded four times. He was brevttltd
lieutenant colonel for gallantry. Alter
the war he became a member o!
the editorial staff of the Buffalo Coamerclal.
and remained with that piptr
for twenty years.
Colonel Morgan was appointed z a:
nal appraiser by Governor Cornell ail
served as chairman of that board. Ht
was appointed collector of the port u
Buffalo by President Harrison. Ia
January. 1S94. he became deputy comp.
troller of thti state, and lour years lv
ter was elected comptroller. .
"TEDDY'S BOUGH "WALKERS.*1
Name of a Campaign Club Organized |
W?-1 *
aw Miuuiiauiug.
Special Dispatch to the InteJl'cenc'r. ^
MARTINSBURG, W. Ya? S?pL i-i
Republican campaign club -was orp::
ized here last night by the leading Rf
publicans of the county under til
name of "Teddy's Hough Walters,*
with a membership of 150.
White duck uniforms have tea
purchased, and the club expects to ten
out in full uniform, 200 strong. Septecber
14, when Hon. A. B. W*hite7"Hep5^
llcan candidate for governor, will address
a meeting in this city. .
Mrs. Carle Dead.
Special Dispatch to the IptelllgcnctT.
PARKERSBURG, W. Va.. S*pL tMrs.
ilabel Carle, daughter of Jostfi
Carle. Democratic candidate for sberfl
in this county, died last night at ter
home at Eaton. W. Va.. of bnin fevtr.
FAMILY WASHING.
Rough Dry Washed. Starched ari
Dried 5 cents t>er pound.
Flat Work. washed and Ironed, 5
cents per pound.
All hand work finished 10 cectl
per pound. At LTJTZ BHOS'.
Home Steam Laundry.
DIED.
BEYMER?On Thursday, September *.
1KW. at 11:5) o'clock a. m., Z. A- BET*
MER. in his 63d year.
Funeral services at the residence of
son. Alfred Beymer. No. 45 South
street. Saturday afternoon at 2 o'c!xfc
Friends of the family respectfully bvltcd
to attend. Interment at Vt
Wood cemetery.
UNDERTAKING.
Louis Bertschy,
FUNERAL DIRECTOR
and ARTERIAL EMBALMED
1117 Main St.?TjVc*t SideCalls
by Telephone Answered Diy c*
Night. Stor* Telephone (33. RMld?w*
W6. Assistant's Telephone. .
BRUEMMER & HILDEBRAND,
Funeral Directors sad Embalmcrs
Corner Main and Twenty-second street
Telephone 207. Open Day and
COOEY, BENTZ & CO.,
FUNERAL DIRECTORS
AND EMBALMERS.
Open Day and Night*
Corner Thirty-sixth and Jacob
rolephones; Store. 1742: F??ld*nre.
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