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VOL,. V. NO. 86.
WHOLE NO. 703.
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' XA
New Goods just opened and others
Constantly arriving.
In dress goods for early fall wear
which are the latest productions of foreign
looms and the correct styles.
Immense Lines Of
Knickerbocker Suitings,
Homespun Serges,
Blondine Suitings.
Effinornam Tritot
and an Endless variety of other New Dress Goods at Popular Prices.
We will close our White Suits this week at just half price:
$10.50 White Suits at $5.25.
$10.00 White Suits at $5.00.
$ 7.50 White Suits at $3.75.
$ 6.00 White Suits at $3.00.
$ 5.00 White Suits at $2.50.
$ 4.00 White Suits at $2.00.
Our great sale at cost still con
tinues. We will name you lower prices than
any other house.
Has, for their Opening Week Scored a Victory over
High :-: Pricks
And any article of Wearing Apparel can "be secured
from 12 to 25 per cent less than can be offered
in this city as can he vouched for by rapid increasing trade.
$10 Will Secure
You a Genuine all wool Worsted sack or frock suit.
$3.00 to $7.00 Will Secure
You a good Business Suit,
$3.00 Will Secure
You our Splendid Boy's School Suit.
$1.50 tO $2.00 WILL BUY
You a Child's Suit you would be compelled to pay $2.25 and $3.50
for before now.
-45 Cents will buy
You a Fine Unlaundried Shirt, Retailed in this City from 75c to$l
You a Fine Hemstitched Silk Handkerchief retailed regular at; $1.
So on through our Stock, and almost any article you may desire
you will find it at the same discount beiow
- regular prices. We are daily receiving our fall goods and
mvite your early call to see the mammoth stock and compare prices
before buying and be convinced that you can save money
228 Corner Douglas and Lawrence Avenues.
In Session at St. Paul, Minne
sota, Make Strong De
mands Upon the
National and State Legislatures
for the Enactment of
Belief Measures
In. the Interest of Agriculture in its
Varied Departments, and the
People in General.
The President Responds to an Inter
view and Throws out Some
Party Pulse Feelers.
More Mexican Meanness evr Pas
senger Pool Plans Kansas
Fairs Sporting.
Kingman Dits.
Special Dispatch to the Dallr Eagle.
Kingman, Kan., Aug. 20. A return
game between the Pratt Center and Iving
mnn nines was played at the fair grounds
this afternoon, resulting in a score of 10 to
13 in favor of the visiting club. Consider
able money changed hands and much inter
est was taken in the game.
A very serious accident occurred this
morning to James Troutnian, a contractor,
working on the new Presbyterian church,
who fell from the top of the building to
the ground. He is badly hurt, but hopes
are entertained for his recovery.
The houses of several leading citi.ens
were entered by thieves last night who got
safely away with a small amount of
plunder. E. II.
IS'othing Small About Pratt.
Special DNpatch to the Daily EaIe.
Saratoga, Kan., Aug. 2o. At a public
meeting held here yesteiday it was decided
to give a celebration on the arrival of the
"Wichita and Western railroad sit Saratoga.
Xccessarr committees to arrange for the
meeting were appointed, and a subscription
started to wise a thousand dollars for ex
pense money. It is expected that the road
will be completed to this point on or before
October 1st, at which time the largest cele
bration will be given ever had in Pratt
county. E.
"Weather Report.
"Washington, August 27, 1 p. m. Indi
cations for "Wisconsin, Iowa and Missouri:
Fair weather, southerly winds; slightly
For Kansas: Fair weather; southerly
winds, no decided change in temperature.
Grangers' Congress.
St. Paul, Minn., Aug. 26. At the
Farmers' congress this morning T. S. Cof
fin, of Fort Dodge, la., read an interesting
paper on the great government power in
aiding in freight rates on railroads in
America. He closed by urging the appoint
ment of a national railroad commissioner.
At the close of the address the commit
tee on resolutions presented a report which
was read by the secretary. These resolu
tions were adopted, asking congress to
create the office of secretary of agriculture
and to make this officer a member ot the
cabinet. They also ask the extension of
the signal service to all places reached by
telegraph. They request congress to regu
late interttate commerce in such manner as
to protect the productive industries of the
country. They also recommend aa
appropriation of $30,000,000 to .stamp
out contagious diseases among domestic
animals and requests the secretary of state
to instruct the ministers to Germany and
France to use all proper means to prevent
restrictions upon American farm products
properly inspected and shipped, and urge
upon congress the necessity of a speed'
development of the sj'stcm of water ways,
including the Mississippi river.
The resolutions also recommend the
restoration of the wool tariff of 18G7, and
the maintenace of the tariff on rice and
sugar; that state legislatures be earnestly
requested to pass laws to prevent what is
known as dealing in futures; approves of
the oleomargarine law ami recommends its
strict enforcement.
The final resolution provides for the in
corporation, under the laws of the Uuited
States, the fanners' congress in the United
States, requesting the farmers of each state
to organize, all assemblies of which shall
be entitled to send representatives to the
farmers' national congress in proportion to
one delegate for eaclTUnited btates senator
and representative in comrress from that
state. Three propositions, one to
adopt the Collum interstate bill, and the
other to adopt the Regin bill, were post
poned. During the discussion of the tariff reso
lutions the siceches took a wide range and
it was treated as a question of protection
against free trade. The protection senti
ment was decidedly in the ascendency and
when the vote was announced in favor of
the resolution as amended, there was much
At the afternoon session a lively discus
sion took place on a resolution recommend
ing the restoration of the wool tariff of
1SS7, amended to include sugar and rice.
The vote was yeas 1.18 34, nays 110 1-4,
southern delegates voting solidly no.
The congress endorsed the oleomargarine
bill and urged that gluco-c be placed
on the same footing. It also favored the
creation of a new" cabinet position with
the department of agriculture.
It wa decided to "hold the next meeting
at Chicago on the first Tuesday before the
opening of the fat stock show in 1SS7.
Capital Budget.
"Washington, D. C, Avg. 26. General
ZSewton, chief of engineer-:, who arrived
in "Washington last evening, ay3 he has
not definitely decided to sco.pt the position
of commissioner of public works of New
York, but there is a probability tliat he
will do so. I: is liktly that Colonel .Tame
C. Dunn, president of the board of en
gineer officers on fortifications, stationed at
Tew York, will be -elected to succeed
General Xewton a chief of engineers.
About a Woman.
McPhekson. Kas., Ang. 26. A shoot
ing scrape occurred at Marquette, in this
county, on Tuesday evening, between $.
Baeher. of Glenwood, Iowa, and 3Ir. Baird,
of M&ruuv'ltc. Mrs. B.ird, a sister, had
been seduced by Bacher La Iowa, a year or
two sines, and a judgment of $7,00 had
been rendered in favor of Mr. Bafrd.
Baeher came to Harquetie, where Mrs. Baird
lived, to get testimony against her character
and on seeing her brother opened fire
which was returned by Baird, bis shots
taking effect.produceing three flash wounds
Both parties were arrested.
The President's Tiew.
Xew York. Aug. 20. The Herald
publishes an interview with President
Cleveland in regard to the appointment of
Recorder Mathews, to succeed Frederick
Douglass. The president said: I had only
one object in appointing Mr. Mathews,
namely, to put tha best man I could find,
that is, the best colored man, in the posi
tion. The last thirty years has wrought
great changes in this country. Old rela
tions are broken up and old times can never
return. The north and south are equally
gratified for this fact. You cannot apply
the rules which obtained to yesterday to
things of today. "We are a new nation. "Oc
currences of twenty-five years ago belong
to ancient history. Xow we haTe two great
parties that is our salvation. Every few
years these parties hare a wrestling match.
It is a hot fight throughout the campaign,
but when the fight is over we forget the
fight and settle down .good naturediy to
support the administration in every honest
effort toward good government. ,
The colored people of the south are just
like all the rest of us. The moment they
begin to recognize the duty of citizenship",
that moment they will begin to form con
victions and to be governed by them. Does
any reasonable man suppose when the
white people of the country divide them
selves between the Republican and Demo
cratic psrties, colored people will all think
alike, and join the Republican party? This
is an insult to the colored man's brains. It
is nonsense, and more, it would be a great
political calamity. Difference of opinion
is not only the charm of the republic, but
also its safety, and I have no doubt, neither
has any thoughtful man,- that when educa
tion does its effective work, the colored
race of the south will partly wheel into line
w ith the Republican party and partly in
line with the Democratic party. It cannot
be otherwise so long as human nature is
what it now is.
I have great respect for the colored peo
ple. Again and again I have told delega
tions which visited me fhey must havecon
victions of their own and act on them; they
must choose their politics with thoughtful
care and personal independence. In that
way alone can the- become worthy citizens
of the best government in the world.
I appointed Mr. Matthews solely because
I belieed him to be the right man for the
place, and I feel ceitain the people will
come to see I am right.
State M ethodist Assembly.
Toi'EK, Kan., Aug. 26. The execu
tive committee of the Methodist Sunday
school assembly met in this city last night
and located their assembly in Topeka for
the next ten years. A tabernacle, two two
story normal halls, two boarding halls,
secretary's office, baggage room, etc., are
to be built in Garfield Park. The park is
to be improved and the nef assemblv is to
be held July 2G. Rev. J B. Young, of
Pennsylvania, was re elected superintend
ent of instruction; II. C. Dcmotte, L. L.
D., and Mrs. Demotte were also re-elected
to their positions. A school of theology
was credited, and the following faculty
James Marvin, D. D.,L. L. D., dean and
professor of mental and moral science.
Rev. J. E. Eary, D. D., Ph. D.. profes
sor of Biblical history ned literature.
Rev. "W. L. Swahlon, A. M., Ph. D.,
professor of biblical andsyh;.:matical the
ology. Rev. II. A. Geboa, D. D., professor of
church doctrines and polity.
J. C. Ridpath, Ph. D., professor of his
torv. Rev. J. C. Hall. D. D., professor of
O. W. Ilass, L. L. D., professor of rhet
oric. A. Schuyler, Ph. D., professor of logic.
The following class lecturers were elect
ed: On baptism Rev. Thos. Scott.
Lord's supper Rev. Morco Spencer.
Marriage Rev. A. A. Caruthers, D. D.
Orders in the ministerv Rev. II. "W.
Polity of the M. E. church Rev. A. P.
The committee resolved to publish the
Chautauquan quarterly, and Revs. L. A.
Rudisill, S. E. Pendleton and D. D. Camp
bell, were appointed the committee.
Bctkalo, X. Y., Aug. 26. The second
day's session of the German Evangelical
synod was well attended. Rev. C. L.
Scliild read the report of the seminary
committee. An additional theological pro
fessor is urged for the St. Louis seminary.
A change in the seminary course is alo
suggested, requiring a five year's course in
the seminary at Chicago before the gradu
ate can teach, and three years more at the
St. Louis seminary before he can preach.
The treasurer's report gives a flattering ac
count of the condition of the finances.
. Y. Street Car Troubles.
Xevt Youk, Aug. 28. Two cars started
out early on the Broadway line. They had
strong police protection. " No crowd is tol
erated anywhere which might by any pos
sibility obtruct speedy transit.
Police Iaspector Steers has just tele
graphed Police Superintendent ifurray that
a riotous mob of strikers collected in upper
Broadway and started down town. The
reserves hae been ordered to the scene.
"When car Xo. 290, Broadway line, got to
Forty fourth street about 10 o'clock it was
attacked by a mob of roughs and strikers
and thrown from the track.
The cracks of policemen's ciuba upon the
heads of the roughs could lw heard above
the veils and cur-os of the mob. It took
but "a few moments of vigorous work by
the police to clear Broadway and send the
striker flying down side streets. A num
ber of cars are being run, each carrying
sir policemen. The streets arc filled "with
blue coats.
It is feared unless a settlement it effected
tonight, all cars will be tied up tomorrow.
There was a plot on foot to blow up the
Third avenue stable-, but all precautions
are being taken. Several mobs have been
dispersed bv policemen.
In a conference this afternoon between j
the Broadway railroad authorities and the
strikers, the latter received a renewal of the I
proposition to try the nw schedule of six
trips per day. with a promise that after a
faithful trial of four days if it as not sat
isfactory the old one would v be restored.
This proposition was considered until after
midnight by the men and w&i accepted.
Theywili return to work tomorrow.
This afternoon it was given out that the
Broadway car troubles were over; that the
company and the strikers had agreed, and
that the cars would be running in two
hours At midnight there were no signs
of cap, and it is understood th, secret
meeting which is trying to solve the muddle
is still fn session.
"Was Xot Ividnappod.
XawTo.v, Kan., Aug. 26. G. W. McClin-
tock. editor of thp TTnmtnn IJVrmM WMtn
town today. He publishes a card in the
Evening Itepublican. in which he says the
CoL S. X. "Wood was not kidnapped, but
was arrested for criminal libeL Mr. Mc
Clintock has not been at Hurotnn for ser-
era! days, but says that he knew Woods'
nw was k hu puce.
By the Grace of tbe Czar, to be
Granted His Personal
Upon Condition That He Volun
tarily Abdicate the Bulgarian
The Prince Enronte Home, Bat Has
Hot Announced His Decision Upon
The Czar's Terms.
The English, Parliament Still "Worry
ing Over the Address in Reply to
the Queen's Speech.
More Serious Disorders and Increased
Bloodshed in Belfast Predicted by
a Prophetical Prelate.
London, August 26. The queen tele
graphed to Bucharest for news of Alexan
der. Conflicts have taken place in the
streets of Sophia between the followers of
Alexander and those of Zankoff. Alexan
der's adherents are still in prison. Carna-
j roff, the Russian commander of Alexan
der's yacht, telegraphed that the prince was
handed over to The Russian authorities. It
is the general opinion that Russia will not
permit Alexander to re-ascend the throne.
Russia's statement that Alexander has been
released is not credited in Vienna. The
Daily Xcws says England can worthily ap
ply herself diplomatically to promote the
progress of the people who have so admira
blo come" out of the Zankoff affair.
The foreign office is informed that Alex
ander is safe, free and en route home. He
was set free at Reni. It is believed his re
turn will restore quiet in Bulgaria,
Sir J. Furgeson, under secretary, stated
in the house of commons that loyal troops
entered Sofia Tuesday with the consent of
the powers.
The exact whereabouts of Prince Alex
ander, the secretary said, is unknown to
the British government, but telegrams have
been forwarded him inviting him to return
and resume bis rule in Bulgaria.
At the York August meeting today the
race for the great Yorkshire stakes for
three-year oldsione and three-quarter miles,
was won by Gay Hermit by half a length,
Springfield second, Lord Lumley third;livc
The Bank of England advanced the rate
of discount from 2 1-2 to 3 1-2 per cent.
A whip has been issued urging the Tory
members to attend the meeting of the house
of commons tonight and defeat Mr. Par
nell's amendment to the address in reply to
the queen's speech in relation to the Irish
land question.
Thomas Sexton, a Parnellite, gave notice
to the house of commons this evening of
his intention to move the following amend
ment to the Queen's speech: "We humbly
represent to your majesty that the circum
stances unaccountable for the recent riots
in Belfast indicate the necessity for special
measures to maintain order there, the most
urgent of these measures being the re es
tablishmcnt of your majesty's authority in
the district where-from the police have
been expelled by the increase of local con
stabulary to such strength as will enable it
to deal With any probable contiuguency.
Sir Michael Hicks-Beach, chief secretary
of Irerand, declared that General Bullcr
was not sent to Ireland to establish martial
law, nor to strain the ordinary law, but
merely to assist the civil authorities in the
work of preserving social order. This
reply was not deemed satisfactory by the
opposition, and Mr. Russel moved the ad
journment of the houe. The opposition,
consisting of the w hole Giadstonian and
Parnellite members, are here in supjiort of
the motion and Mr. Russel contended that
the nolicv of the government was to de
grade Ireland to the level of a savage and
barbarous country.
The Right Hon. Edward Stanhope, col
onial secretary, announced that the govern
ment hoped to open an emigration bureau
during neit October. They did not, he
said, intend to promote emigration, but
simply to ireulate information of the kind
most desirable, for poor people thinking of
going abroad, to know
Lord Churchill said that 3Ir. Russel had
made an earnest and exhaustive speech. I le
(Rusel) held strong opinion-, and uxtl
strong language. He had warned them
that the appointment of Sir General Butler
would imperil civil and religious liberty,
the freedom of the press and administra
tion of justice, and would cause a con
flagration over the whole of Ireland
(Laughter ) Supposing that Mr. Ilus-cl's
motion was carried, what would be the ef
feet? "Why absolutely nothing. The
house would adjourn and a day be lost, and
when the members met again General
Buller would be on his way to Kerry
(Laughter). Mr. Russel wished to raise a
question: he should have moved an amend
ment to the address. ' If then the amend
ment liad Iv.-en carried it would have put
an end to General Iiuller's mission, and
would also have ended the present govern
ment, which was more to Mr Rua-eM pur
pose Con-ervative cheers I am told that
this motion was introduced in order
to interrupt the regular proceedings of the
house (cheers; and intervene between the
house and the speech of Mr. Ciiamberlain
(cheers, crie? of no. and a general uproar).
It seem? ctranire that the strong feeling
just shown did not explode on preious
nights, bu; lias Iven enraully pent up un
tiC he occasion hen Mr Chamberlain in
tended to resume the debate (cheers and
laughter in which Mr. Chamberlain joined).
It is a great compliment to Mr. Chamber
lain, ixleame it shows the opposition fear
the effects of his argument.-. In conclu
sion Mr Churchill said. The motion "aill
not have a pralical issue. The government
refuses to discus the merits' of Gen.
Bullcr s appointment and will have nothing
more to do with ihz discussion. Cheers;
Sir "William Vernon Harcourt strongly
objected to the tone and spirit in which the !
aopomtmeut had been announce!, it wa.-
apparently meant that General Buikrr was
cumg to 'Jeal with armed rebels and Xo
shoot them without a trial even- If the
moonlighter? were rnurdexws such action
vr& unjustifiable. Continuing he suit! tht
house oujrht to know whether or not Gen
eral Bailer was independent of the chief
inspertf r of constabulary. If the goTera
msni assured the house that the appaint
nieni .a note purely military one the
opiniorw of the 6ppQiiknx would !? ma
ieriaily modified. He deprecated the pro- j
vocative attitude of the Government on ihi
question, but he hoped Mr. Ruel would
withdraw hm motion.
Sir Michael Hicks-Bach, chief cretary
for Ireland, said he would cot have takm
part in the discussion, but for the outrageous
attacks upon the chancier of an officer as
humane as he was brave General Buller
was selected because the government belier
that he would act uprightly, co&stitutfonal
ly, jostlj and hamaaaly. (Cbeeza). The
appointment was a civil one and not a mili
tary one. General Buller would possess
the" powers of a divisional magistrate, en-
ablimrhimto do all necessary to repress
crime and outraccs. The inspector genenu
of the constabulary had telegraphed that he
would give General Bnller his heartiest
supportT General Buller would report
onlv to the chief secretary for Ireland.
Mr. Russell's motion was finally rejected
by a vote of 243 to 146.
lfr. Sexton moved to adjourn debate,
Lord Churchill asked for a promise that
the debate should terminate tomorrow,
otherwise, he said, he would oppose ad
journment. Sir "William Vernon llarcourt
and Mr. Sejcton agreed to this and debate
The Russian charge d' affairs had an in
terview with the foreism secretary. He pro
tested against the insulting language of the
English press, and said that the Czar had
no knowledge of the Bulgarian conspiracy.
"Wh en Alexander received the news of the
success of his friends in Bulgaria, he was
deeply moved. He telegraphed his father
that he would visit Darmstadt before return
ing to Bulgaria. The Russians at Rent
treated him and his brother with indignity.
They ref uset o allow even a servant to go
with" him.
Belfast, Aug. 26. Everything is quiet
here today. Huge paving stones and
broken glass mark the scene of last night's
riot. Rev. Dr. Kane, Protestant clergy
man, who declared that unless the police
were immediately disarmed 200,000 armed
Orangemen would relieve them of their
weapons, is again out with a declaration
charging the magistrates of Belfast with
criminal parleying with lawlessness.
The Orangemen of Belfast have called a
meeting of their fraternity tonight to con
sider and adopt the best means of helping
to restor order in their city. The Rev
Hugh Hanna, D. D.,of St Enoch's church,
this'city has published a letter in reference
to the noting of yesterday evening on the
Shank Hill road Dr. 11 anna advises all
respectable residents of Belfast to remain
at their homes :is closely as possible for
some (lavs to come. lie savs lie fears the
Belfast disorders are to lie revived
in a worse form than ever, and that in the
future lossof life in riots throughout the city
will be much more dreadful than it has
been hitherto. The soldiers, the doctor
says, will be obliged to fire upon the citi
Thirty men who had been convicted of
an active part in the recent riots were sen
tenced today to various terms of imprison
ment; one of them to thirteen months.
Ren j, Aug. 26. The cir ha ordered
Prince Alexander to be forwarded to Kis
senoff if he refuses to accept his alRlication
as an accomplished fact. The towns of
Bulgaria are decked with flags and there is
general rejoicing at the overthrow of the
rebels. Upon hearing of the arrival at
Reni of the yacht bearing Prince Alexander
the czar personally ordered that Alexander
be landed and allowed to go where he
VirNNA, Aug. 26. The Czar has per
mitted Alexander to depart for Germany
via Odessa.
Peuto, Aug. 2(J. It is ositively stated
that Prince Alexander, on learning of the
result of the loyalist movement, resolved to
return to Bulgaria. He is expected to ar
rive tomorrow at Rustchuk, whence an
army will conduct him in triumph to Sofia.
BuciiAiinsT, Aug. 26. Prince Alex
ander crossed the Austro-liussian frontier
at Wolotchista today. The yacht which
conveyed Alexander to Reni Ills returned
to Rahova in charge of the mate, the cap
tain having decamped. The crew is made
up mostly of boys from the Sofia military
Const vntinoi'lb, 'Aug. 26. Welidoff,
Russian cm'Kissador, informed hi colicgues
that in the event of serious disorders in
Bulgaria, Russia would invite the other
powers to consider neces-arr mcasurr for
Beumn, Aug. 26. The Prussian gov
ernment repudiates complicity in the i5ol
garian coup de etal,
New Pool Arrangement.
Chicago, August 26. It ia understood
this evening that the Mib-comniittee at
work ujkhi an agreement to govern west
ern passenger traffic, have deciled upon
the adoption of a new plan, tt'milnr to the
one created for the Texas pool. The aver
age of tiic past three yar buainrss will be
need as the basis of tin proportion of the
traffic to be guaranteed each association
line, for the next year, and at the rwl of
that time the average of four years' ljst-
ness 13 to Ixj taken lor a new division,
and so on as long in the
pool lasts. AH revenues from
passenger traffic are put into a coin
mon pool and after each road receives from
this the amount guaranteed any exec-?? will
be divided among thm in the aam? propor
tion. This is stated to be the pkwi sub
stantially agreed upon, although not re
wrted, as the sub-cmnniKtee is still at work
perfecting the numerous dt"h. if
adopted by the main coimniUe1 thfa yn
tem will control all peaeengvr Ixixinem to
St. Paul. Council Btafi. bt. Ioai and
Kansas City i
jre a Dodjre.
Dodoe City, Ivan., Au 26 At tie
hour ot 4 o'clock this morauig a Un brokf
out in one of tht wooden nieturf- actuated
in the Dodge hote block, whk-h soon
spread to adjoining buildings aad wipr-d
out a half dozen oW kind mark situated be
tween the bank of Dodr ami Hoover
brick, ooropied 1" Geo. &. Esmtkio, the
grocer. Both tin- bask building ami Hoov
er s brick were on fire, bat through the
heroic efforts of our citien lUi were fcav
ed. The buildings, burnwl -sers SiumV
vant'ji drug Urte,"lI. J. Danish's jemdtr
store, Hart & Haynes' saloon. TBghinaa &
Co'. auction house, loth oil butcher hoj,
Mose "Water building, making a ctertn
sweep of thy old rookerie between the two
brick building nanv-d. Tnichrai &, Co
Ion the mot of their -lock- The bahwo?
of the occupants jwjved a goodh- portion of j
their rood. Lm e-Jonatod at S36.0C9, j
partially covered uy insurance.
Mexican Outrage?.
GAL--BmrJ. Tex.. Aa&. 98. A pdal
U) ilie 2eTvs front Pgfc Pai it Rotxrrt I
B. Alien. wiprKintrtidst of tlw? Coaiin
mines syndicate, mafc eozsptahfi to 0n- j
sul Lynn of eon.-tant and pcrsiceat aasor J
aneo ieSietad on th lahusg etjmpcny by ,
Mexifiin ofhYer st Cuatrr, Cteevo and ;
san Pablo, impeding aoju-t fin toe nVting reinstated on coadhsoo that Uy t, 1 &
tin American Sag on American property cinfta aad aaardnV. The unSi r
wiihotit nrt obtaminff peRsiasfin from the I rr-rard the rcta,-taUTaK as s rktery Tha
authorities at San PabJo, for winch offecoe sisllts dxicounca Powdsrir nsl dl .
the compan v was fintd, and stopping siia- pse hi re-elertJca at the Ricaisecl vn
ine operaifoni on nr-'end rsoas forlrention. Failing Ui defeat his Uarj .r
trivial causes. 3fr, Allen atea tliat 5dsce j the vrfli impeach him fordi4doiS ttrxtu
the Cauinir and ILasurfe affaira the annor-1
been more coastaat aai the ifi- j OKxtlngr lat aihl looking to ihrf nfts&
of Anjerieana in this loolitr tka of a workintsaan' con&n ikktl th
xnorepenastenu ilbjaterncnu are corrob-
orated by Ave otter American.
GB.cn Rapids. 31ich., Aur 2a.--Tl
f Republican convention this morninsr nom
inated Lyras U. Luce lor governor aaa - J
James A. Donald of Lscainoia lor iicutca- -n
ant governor, by acclammation.
The ticket was completed as followsr
J il R, Oslaa, secretary of stale; George L.
Jiaiiz. treasurer: iienrv iu Appun, auui-
ton Moses Taggert, attorney general; Ilo- 1
coe L. Dix, commissioner ot tne tana
office: John S. Estabrook, supcruUendcat
of public instruction: S. S. Babcock. mem
ber board of education.
The committee on resolutions will report
the usual platform this afternoon. It will
Qall for the submission of a prohibition
The minority report favoring prohibition
was overwhelmingly defeated.
Si'kingfield, August 26. The Demo
cratic state convention met at uoen Jas.
V. Duncan was made temporary chairman.
Adjourned to 2 o'clock.
The convention met at 3 p. m. The com
mittee on permanent organization present
ed a report recommending that the tempor
ary organization be made permanent.wHIch
was agrtetl to unanimously. Nomination
being next in order Hon. G. C Anderson,
of Ojuiney, was placed in nomination for
state treasurer by Hon. J, F. Kicker, of
Quiucy, There "being no furtlur names
propo-ed the nomination was made hv ac
clamation Gen. Jesse Phelps, of Mont
gomery countv, presented the name of lrof.
F. J. 6ldt, of Lanark, for superintendent
of public instruction, and ho wiw nomi
nated unanimously.
The platform 'which was unanimously
adopted, warmly approves President Cleve
land's administrrtion, commend it action
in demanding Cutting's release favors the
reduction ofthe tarilf to a nncnue basis;
opposes alien ownership of land, favors
the application of the treasury Mirplus to
the public debt, demands the prohibition
of importation of foreigu pauper labor, de
mands equal legislation for capital mid la
bor and laws for the safety of employes,
al-o requiring employers to make prompt
payment of wages; approves
exclusion of children from mimy and facto
ries in the stole, and general incisures for
the benefit of labor, ami the promotion of
harmony between capital and labor by ar
bitration ami otherwise, faor the sup
pression of convict labor competition, de
clares that all conspiracies against the con
stitutional authority should Imj promptly
Mippre&scd by the government, affirms that
liquor prohibition would violate iH.r-oual
liberty, expresses svmp.uny with Irish
home" rule; favors iilwral pensions to dis
abled soldiers and iilors, and deplored the
death of McClellau, Hancock, Seymour,
Hendricks and Tilden. Adjourned.
IIap.uisucug, Aug. 26. In the conven
tion, after the reading of the platform.
General Wolfe was nominated for gover
nor by acclamation A A. Barker wm
nominated lieutenant-governor by acclama
tion. Charles L Hnmley, of Lackawanna,
was nominated for auditor, Gen. John N.
Emery, of Lawrence, for secretary of in
ternal" affairi, and Kev. .1. M. Palmer (co!
ored) for congress at large.
Topeka, Kan , Aug. 26. The executive
committee of the Republican fitate central
committee today prepared for the ojH'uing
of the campaign by providing for one
grand m.uss meeting iit Topeka September
IS, one at Columbus Septcinlicr 'Si, ami
one at "Washington Octolwr 6. Other
meetings will be announced mxhi
penna Pitomiw.
IlARKisniruo, Pa., Aug 26. The Pro
hibition convention reassembled at 10
o'clock. The platform adopted demands
state and national prohibition, iirrnigns the
Republican and Democratic parties f r hos
tility towards prohibition, demands that
congress forbid the Issue of liquor tax re
ceipts in states. dMrir M or rountn-s where
the liquor tralhV is prohibited b law, ie
notincen the so--n!!wI submission n solution
of the late Republican state convtutif a
n !nare to catch vot. .-
The platform also contains on expf vdo 4
of views upon matters.nf general p lilk ijt
ami government
iJluo Valley Fair.
.Mashattav Kan., Aujr. 26 The &r- J
euteenth annual fair of the Il'ue and Kan 4f
ais Valley Agricultural nycfcly 1 lining
Iieki here this Week Owing to the ex
ceeding dry weather and the fuct that Mm
fair coniea'in onrly In the uxuan, the dis
play of agricultural product it r:iall, Tte
stock Jmw i good, alo the exhibit In the
art hall Promiiwnt breeders and stoST-
awn are here to -examine the fine h"rds of
thoroiiihlrsd r.'iltK of which th" Hlurf
rilloa county makes a jetkdty
Great intero ia taken In the pced ring
a thii i the titfA meeting in a writ's of x
of the Gulden Belt trotting circuit of lmi
tral ICaiKw, w ith $I0.0O01n purws A num
1er of nii horv and lioremn are h?ri
and some fast goers will appxir in th (zv
fit all rare tomorrow.
Hon. John A.Anderson will arrr.e n the
ritv tomorrow. The 31anhaltan band and
a deputation of cieijens will meet him at
the depot ami escort hlin to b nid
In the evening il-j will teiwirr him a re
ceptfon. Anti-Convict-Lalwr Loacn.
CtHCAxr, Aug. 20 At a nvting of
about twenty-five maTiufat-Pinra trout dif
ferent parts of the oonntry, held here to
day, the National A nti Convict (ontrart
a-ccaiio!i wa forwd and neeeary com
iniUees appoint! The object of the asso
ciation wa denned to be the thorrngh in
rfnigatka of the :bjert of convict Isbor
for the pnrpow; of divovrriog and c"uring
Uk- adoption of tlwt ntethtd of ttnoloyinx
prvoncn in the varfou states whw J ai
be ka-t lmrde;sotce and oppressive to t r
labor, end thy manufortariag Interest of
he country
WIerr IxcerpU.
St. Locis. Aug 2S. The morning v&
?sn of the nntioBi! Baptist convetiUcra vri
occuufed fn th reading and diiousfca of a
pajyjr oa B&ptist ?ta&A, fry llrr U,
DeBapt&e of Eto0n, H.
A roMfepjuch "p-ckl fra I Ark,
Arkofsw. aay ( "of ton I J Br kwridge
wa noatkanied for rooreasby arrinatitn
by the Democrats of Um eond dstrf-
A. Bcseh Xrnsn Cnattaeacz a new4
ha. bflen xweirixi td a ssitinoi tauvU:
in Osxwx countr. John I!am5ja aad Janus
G CffiineshtsTa fasts nmrme oat- of Uw
most, feanttifnl ladles of lit? county A tr?r
dtxta saw they act sX tkts teAr' hrw and
jrrece Gmius. hot sAs. rival dl
It. of J. Tn Anarchists.
Cnw; wjo. Awr 2C The resorted -u
raUati s-s3ii' nsizbte of Lnlftr T
ef liiC orutr. JiStfrict a.3aWy 14 tzi
fall. Xo deddtdi acti w taUs ad tins
laMrcalfit jnnUcxra not referred to,
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