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TUB OFFICIAL OSOAN OF THE PEOPLE'S PARTY AffD FARMERS' ALLIANCE OF RENO COUNTY.
HUTCHINSON, KANSAS, THURSDAY NOON, FEBRUARY 7, 1895
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VOL 5.
No. 23
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AT 29c YD.
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Silk Cripes for evening , wear
in rule ' lavender, raaise, bluet,
rose, etc. They are the latest
craze.
AT 35c YD.
; 38 in all wool and silk, and
wool, spring novelty suitings the
latest importations.
We are always first to show new goods. It
does not matter what the thermometer registers
today You want to see spring novelties. Come
headquarters for them.
IP. K3AKTDW
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EDWARDS
Groceries,
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Down town yards at 12 Sherman East,
' Smith & Miller's oln stand. .
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jy 0. FAIKCUILD,
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oom 11 and IS, McCurdy Block, comer of
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AT 35c YD.
lust arrived 37 pieces 38-inch
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AT 45c YD,
109 pieces 40 inch Silk and
Wool Mixtures direct from the
manufacturer in all the latest
'95 designs.
C
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ana six cents in stamps.
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DOOM
There Was Pop of Corka and
FloWofWit .
At the Leavenworth Senatorial
Banquet Last Night.
Three Hundred Dollars Worth
of Champagne ' '
MADE ALL THINGS GAY.
Our Lawmakers Have a Jolly
Good Time,
Tampering With the State's
Prohibitary Law.
NOT EXACTLY A SPREE
But Considerable Exhilaration
Among the "Redeemers."
OvermyerSays we Haven't Been
Drinking Hydrant Water.
Praai Toepka State Journal . -
It was a huusry looklnc aflsemblatre
that boarded tbe special Santa F
train bound for Leavenworth yesterday
aiiernnou.
it was tbe occasipn of the celebra
tion of the election of Luclen Baker of
Leavenworth to tbe United Slates
senate, and the legislature of Kansas
was going prepared to make the most
of It.
Whatever else may have bees said of
the people of Leavenwortb they are
food tiitrtaiara and vhey know what
will entice the Kansas legislature away
from home. , . .
AHKI VAL AT LXAVKXWOBTH.
A good many of the people were
alone as regarded friends, and they
succeeded iu getting up tnwn before
supper time. Others bad friends who
would take care of them and they suc
ceeded iu KeltiUK ud town before bed
lime, which was not so bad after all,
as they bad to staud in the cold mean-
wniie.
A good many of the carriages had to
make three trips.
There are lota of nice place in Leav
enworth where you don't have to sign
a blank of any kiud and tbe visitors,
with the aid of tbe natives, were not
slow iu ouuiug tnem.
' It was a revelation to their parched
souis aim tuey were not slow iu camp
tng on the oasis in their lives. .
A half dozen different hotels were
the guests assigned to and they were
all on hand at supper. It was the pro
urarn to meet at the National hotel at
730 o'clock aud go to tbe halt iu car
ri iffHS. but many of the visitors prefer
red to walk and see how wide tbe
street were. - ' -
It is Hie icenural verdict that a (rood
many of the Leavenworth streets are
too narrow.
It was after ei -ht when the roll was
called. Lew Sears called it for the
house of representatives and W. L.
Hiuwii ualjeu it lor lUe sell me. Theie
were nut many absent, you may be
sure.
Immediately after roll call Chief
.hstH-e Hnrton. governor M rrili,
Senator Baker and tbe state officials
advanced on the platform and there
were c -M
Sapper was then announced, and
bet. .. ere trvuieudoiis cheers Kau
sas leglBlatorj know good thing wbeu
tliey see H.
There were a iooJ many diversions
during tbe supper
The most popular contributor to the
feast, however, was a certain Mr.
Jiries Murrain, vho had bs name n
the labels
Tbe wbole legislature Is sure of that,
because ever) member of it looked
carefull at thr IhM to see that there
was no imposition by the substitution
of an Inferior article.
Jobn J. Ingalls was not present,
though the reason of bis aoaeuuu does
appear.
Tbe address of welcome was dis
pensed 1th
J H. Gdpatrick of Leavenworth
was the toast roaster.
In his Introduction he spoke of Mr.
Duller in very (Uttering term, and Mr
Baker should hve blushed, b it thxt
gentleman came to the gathering with
arleteimln linn to hrtve trmrarnrin Hi
whatever cost, and it is well he did.
LUCtEN IIAKElt'H Si'ESCH.
AsSenttnr Biker advanced to the
front of tbe pUtform tlieie wm a stir
ring scene. Loud Rlier.4 greeted him
handkerchief wer waved and hats
were thrown into tbe air. It was a
signal for a grand demonstration and
the crowd was not slow In giving it.
Senator Baker's speech was verv
much like others he has made. That's
it eond idea of the senator's that Kan
sas shall not be ashamed of bim. fie
spoke of the joint action of the lelala
ture lo levl .f hlna. Thl-a had noth
ing to do with Leavenwortb hospitality
ixl freedom t all, hut it brought a
good deal of applause nevertheless.
At the close or ms speeou tiere was
aery from the audience. "What'ii f-e
matter with Bakery Ue'a all right,"
and this was followed by cries for Bur
ton. It was hard luck for Mr. Burton, but
Gov. Morrill was introduced uext.
Air. Morrill said: "If there Is one
man that ought to feel proud tonight
it ia Mr. Baker. He was tbe cblc of
aa intelligent legislature. (Loud
and boisterous applause from the legis
lature.) ; '
n ', '-' :
Mtt. HUliTOS CALLED.
There were then cries for Burt- n.
and Mr. Gllpatrick called him to the
stand.. Mr. Burton advanced aud
there was a great deal of applause.
Mr. Burton's remarks were humor -eroiiB,
or as much so as those of a man
In his position could expect to oe.
He said: "We have met the enemy,
butI don't want to explain what bap
pened. I don't want to hazzard ' oiy
own chances In the future." '
He knew who was feeding him and
said a kit. of nice tblnes about Leaven
worth, whose glory was greater thau
than the noonday splendor, lie de
plored the tendency to permlnt public
men .to be assailed Tbe applause
seemed to weaken here. "It is damn
able to assail tbe character of a public
servant." he said. "Character can be
assailed, but it can never be assassinated"-
Me also referred to John
tfnermau and .bimetallism and tbeie
was muoa applause. "Mr Baker's in"
tegrlty is second to none," he added
further and we will stay with him."
- Albert H'. Horton was next on the
Khiram. He spoke particularly of Cy
lend, and said that like Grant, he
was always more of a worker than a
talker, '(applause.) B..rton was a
tnlllant orator, (applause,) Hood was
a successful business man, (morn ap
iilauae,) and Thacher was a good man,
continued applause.) but that Baker
combined all these qualities (tremedous
manifestations.)
Justhera.Mr Gilpatrick broke in to
announce that the excursion train leav
ing in the morning would go at any
tlmefrom nine o'clock to eleven and
there were loud cries of "eleven"
which showed conclusively that tbe
Topeka people knew a good thing when
tbey bad it.
Speaker Lobdell spoke next and
compared Senator Baker to a cojote in
such a way tliat it was most flattering
to the coyote, and deauMtatrated Mr.
LnbdfiU's Innocent . Ignorance of the
beast In attention.
David Overmyer was on the bill to
tell "How a Democrat Looked At It
It will be remembered that Mr.
Overmyer bad no small part In the
recent victory, and he had a right to
talk.
"It looks to me very much." he said,
"like it would look to a man up a tree.
At the present stage of the banquet It
looks verv mucn line a democratic ban
ouet. (Laughter.) 'One touch of na
ture, makes the world akin.' We
liaven'Jwen drinking hydrant water.
: ,'T.jn not the governor-elect, but I
am the ureat wa to bs.
t'lfq matter what our position in the
lata campaign iue niiuusi. bmiu cuam
paghe) was, we are now all democrats,
ait cepunncans, an popuiisis put an
Americans and all KacHans (loud ap
plause.) We were the means of defeai-
Ihgsuffrnge. howevi'r (applause just a
little.) We also helped along a little
toward defeating piwDinou. ton
don't eare much about this, but you
'Would like to. Prohibition must die,
antl'that's'tee way it looks to a demo
crat" :
Lieutenant Governor Troutman was
then called on and delivered one of his
ioy speeches.
Joe Ady made tbe happy hit of the
even in.
"lam one of the tllustrous dead,"
hesald. "butit is a pleasure to know
that though a man dies he shall live
agafti. Luclen B iker is the loved of
fortune. 1 had rather have Luclen
Baker's luck than a license to st-al."
There was loud applause and laugh
ter at this.
Governor Smith of the' Soldiers'
Home then spoke and referred to Sen
ator Baker as the friend of tbe soldier,
at which there was more applause.
After he got through A. J. Felt of
Atchlnson spoke on "The Kansan at
Washington." Mr. Felt said there
was nothing in his veins but hydrant
water and he hoped it would not be
necessary to Qle an affidavit that he
was dulv sober, lie snid be was proud
of Kansas at Washlnton. He spoke
of John James Ingalls, ' Old Glorv,"
a id denounced the gold standard and
there was great applause all through
his speech.
Senator Ed. O' Dry an of Wichita was
verv eloquent in bis address and told
how the Wichita democrat in the legis
latuie voted for the Leavenwortb re
punMcan for enat"r.
Mltm Dr .wnnf Garden City took
the floor He was weK of voice and
som gve way to Mr Kishback of Win
Held, who did not realize the enormity
of the oflnse, oc be womd not bave
meshud In speaking. Several times
'luring bis discourse hi assured tbe
audience that he would nnt take up
any more nf their time (applause) but
he kept on juH the same.
VTuereare no U'lies present thev
are ulluone " he stid. "and I will tell
yott a little s'jry.'' This seemed the
opportune moment, fortunately, aad
snmeiody pulled nun down.
I' is reported on good authority that
fciOil was soent fr champagne to en
tain tli" banquetters, besides "other
drink" .
Mrs. SopMe Rhodes and Eocene
Rhodes of Washington. I) C, were
amona th piss-n ers of the ill-fated
steamer Kit that went down In the
German ticean yesterday, and their
names do not appear among those who
were saved. Mrs. Khodes and son will
be well remembered In this city as tbey
made Hutch Insoa their home for Sev
ern' years ews.
THE BOND SALE.
i
It Is an Assured Fact and Will Be
Soon Proclaimed.
THE TREASURY PROTECTED.
Tha Sonata Flnaaoa Committee rails to
Beach a t'onelualon aa tha Bllla U
far I Appropriation BUla
Unpatented laaOa.
Washington, Feb. 6. It was learned
at a late hour last night that the bond
sale is an accomplished fact. The an
nouncement will be made aa soon as
the already assured defeat of the pend
ing bill based on the president's last
message is determined. In the Uouaa or
senate, if the house falls to pass the
bond measure the sals will be declared
on Friday. Should a bond or currency
bill pais the house there will be but
little farther delay, as the senate
finance committee has decided adveraa
j on bond legislation. Thus tha sale
will ha proclaimed as advertised this
week certain.
The cabinet is a unit om tha financial
qqeation, the president and $crUry
Carlisle being ia perfeot harmony aa to
Ike policy batng- pursued. The cabinet
masting yesterday, the. visit of PUr
poat Morgan and others from New
Yoj-k and- subsequent conferences at
the white house were all important.
Tha subject of a possible sadden raid
on tha gold reserve by certain parties
in New York not pleased with tbe ad
ministration's eourao was discussed.
When the day elosed every arrange
ment had been made to proteet the
treasury. Bond sales will be retorted
to whenever necessary, and never again
will the reserve be allowed to run so
tow as it is at present.
The senate finance committee again
failed to reach a c-onelualon yesterday
npon bill before it A vote was taken
on a substitute for Mr. McPherson's
bill, resulting 5 to 0 against, affirma
tive votes being McPherson, Morrill,
Sherman, Allison and Aldrlch, aad the
negative being Voorhees, Harris, Jonas
(Ark.), Vest, White and Jones (Nev.).
The substitute for the McPherson
bill, whloh was voted down, was a
proposition suggested by Mr. McPher
son providing for an issue of short
time 3 per cent bonds to meet the de
ficit In the treasury, very much on the
lines of the Sherman bilL
The silver men developed a difference
in their ranks on the question of
seigniorage. Senator Jones, of Ar
kanus, while expressing thecopviction
that silver coinage ahould prevail at
the old ratio of 16 to 1, argued that it
would be a waste of time to report a
bill containing a provision of this char
acter when there was no probability pf
its becoming a law, and suggested that
it would be wiser to report a bill which
would give the government the
seigniorage, as provided for in his bill
Others of the sliver senators held out
for free and unlimited coinage, and,
while they conceded that no free coin
age proposition was likely to become a
law at this session, they said the same
objection could be urged against any
bill that would be reported, and that
It would be wiser for the free coinage
men to vote for their real convictions
than to report a makeshift.
APPROPRIATION BILLS IN TUB HKNATK.
Wabiiixoton. Feb. 8. There must be
some earlier and later sitting on the
part of the senate it the appropriation
bills are all to be passed by the 4th of
March. Five days have been consumed
in the consideration of the District of
Columbia bill, the flratof the important
budgets to come before tbe senate. As
this measure contains 57 printed pages,
this means a rate of about 11 pages a
day. There are yet to follow the naval
bill now pending in the house with 48
pages; the agricultural bill, with 30
pages, also in the house; the sundry
civil bill, now in the senate committee
with 107 pages; the Indian bill, not yet
passed by the senate with 77 pages;
the diplomatic bill, 28 pages, now on
the senate calendar, and the legislative
bill, juat reported to thehouae with 117
pages. This makes a total of 404 pages
yet to be considered In the senate, not
including the general deficiency bill,
which has not yet been reported to the
house and tbe length of which is, there
fore, only to be conjectured. It Is a
low estimate that it will make the to
tal of pages at least 43a It the rate of
11 pa?es a day these measures will take
the time of the senate for 41 working
days after to-day. There are remain
ing between now and adjournment on
March 4 only S3 working days, so that
on the basin of the calculation just had,
there will be 209 pages of appropria
tion bills unacted on when this con
gress expires, or almost half of what
now confronts the senate.
to fokxfjt itnpatkntkd land.
Washington, Feb. . In the house
yesterday Representative Camenitti, of
California, introduced a bill forfeiting
government unpatented lands hereto
fore granted to any company or cor
porations under the provisions of the
Pacific railway acts, where such com
pany or corporation nas reinsert or
failed to redeem- tno bonds issued to
snch company. As to the lands already
patented which at tbe time of defanlt
remain (n the ownership of tbe com
pany, the secretary of the treasury is
directed to take the necessary action
requited by law to protect tbe govern
ment's right, as reserved by tbe aets,
snd the secretary ef the isUHor Is U
with noli action on all application for
latent where the default contetri
plated by motion 5 of the act' of July
1, lsiiS, has already occurred.
Uife Peweo to tmro t.'u.erad.
Washington. Fob. . After March
4 Cougnsviua-tu Lata Pence will take
! np his resilience at Kinderhook, N. Y.,
: and engage In the railroad business
. wita tlaines Bros., prluclpal owner of
twenty or more rojJs, mainly trolley
systems.
family of Sir lofeon?
Crawvordsvim.c Ind., Feb, 0. Sm
met Woo.ttvorth, wife and" three sons
are lying at tht point of death on ac
count of ituvin eaten sausage which
poisoned tneui.
THK MOLD PKUOOCT. '
The Last Tear'a Output Kfcowe a Large In-
Washington, Feb. 6. The gold prod-
net of tbe United KUtee for the calen
dar year IStii will be about 148.000,000,
and the silver product about )9,5O0,O0O,
in coining value, and about 135,000.000
In bullion valae, at current quotations.
These flgnres are baaed on the report
which have reaohad the mint bureau of
tha treasury department which are
still subject to revision, but which are
likely to prove accurate.
The gold product will show aa In
crease of 97,000,000 over that of
and tha allrar product a loss of fi,WXV
000 on the coinage value. The number
of ounces of silver mined In the United
States during 1894 has been about 64,
000.000, which is 8,000,000 less than la
ltttlU. The principal loss in silver will
be in Colorado, whose product at the
coining value was 133,407,481 in 1393.
Nevada will also show a material gala
la their production of gold.
Colorado will show an increased gold
product of 3,000,000 and her total for
1894 will stand about 110,500,000. The
other big gains In the gold production
have been in California, which showa
an Increase of 12,000,0(10 and a total of
14,000,000, and in Montana, which,
shows an increase of 100,000 to $70,
000. and the total in excess of 4,00O,
00U Gains are alo expected for Idaho,
Washington and Orefron. bat their
total product is not so large. .
SUNDAY LIQUOK SELLINO.
A Bill Introduced U the New York Leg!
latere for Pooolar Vote.
Nrw Yokk, Feb. 0. Assemblyman)
Wilkes, of New York city, has intro
duced a bill in the assembly which
provides that tbe Sunday liquor selling
question may be submitted to a popu
lar vote in cities of SO. 000 or more In
habitants. It was drafted by .lohn P.
Smith, of the Wine and Spirits Uazette.
The bill contains three brief sections.
One provides that at the next general
election voters shall have an opportu
nity of casting their ballots for and
against the sale of strong drink Sunday
afternoons and evenlnga. Another pro
vides that if tbo question UalUrmed by
a majority of the voters the succeeding
legislatures shall make laws to govern
the new condition of affairs. The
third section provides that if the sale
of liquor an Sunday during the hours
named la at the expense of law, order
And public decency, the next legisla
ture shall -take immediate steps look
ing to the holding of an election to re
peal ihe law.
EVANS TAKKi THK OATH.
The Tenneaeee Republican Sworn In as Uov
ernor In the HUM Library.
Nashvii.lr, Tenn., Feb. . The leg
islative joint assembly met again to
day and the reading of the returns for
governor was resumed. Objections to
the vote of different counties were filed
by Mr. Turney, democrat and Mr.
Evans, republican.
After the returns of all tbe counties
had been read Mr. Evana took the oath -of
office as governor, which waa ad
ministered by a magistrate In the atato
library. The secretary of state waa
formally requested to file the oath, but .
smiled and declined to do so.
Belief for Droncht Safferera.
LAWRKNCK,Kan., Feb. 8. Tha faculty
and students of .Kansas university yes
terday made np a sum of money suf
ficient to purchase a car load of flour
and meat which was sent this morning
from Lawrence to the people in west
ern Kansas who are In need of assist
ance. The money left from this will
be expended later in buying clothing
to send. Tbe sum was raised in a very
short time, the 000 students nearly all
contributing something, so that no
very large amount fell on any indi
vidual. South MlMoarl VmIi n Normal.
Caktuaok, Ma, Feb. ft. J. M. White,
supvrlntcndentof the Carthage schools,
and W. X. White, county superintend
ent of public instruction, are in Jeffer
son City to present to the legislature
the claims of southwest Missouri for a
state normal school. Notwithstand
ing the large population of this por
tion of tho state, the normal schools
are all in north Missouri.
roarth-Claea Waetera Postmaetera.
Washington, Feb. 6. These fourth-
class post office appointments were
made to-day:
In MIaourl-At Ballard. Bates fcounty, W.
Mndan; at Forest fprlnci, Kaox aoeatjr, X
Bartran; at Heady, Ore a eonaty. N. Trea
tham: at LoaeodeU. franklin eooaty, F. Heay
ktr: at OroarvlUe. Sallae roonty. U. Orser: l
Helen. Taay county, M. af. Merrick; at Syco
mor. OMrte eonaty. F. FUeita.
la Indian territory At Viaa. Cherokee na
tion, C. rallllpe vice W. Bandara, restored.

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