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The Eagle has tho largest circulation of any
daily paper in Kansas and covers more territory
than any two Kansas dallies combined, reaching 103
tow us on the day of publication in K.m-.is Indl.in
territory. Panhandle of Texasand eastern Colorado
The columns of tho Eagle have been tested and
provtdto be tho bet advertising medium in tho
f outhw est. The only daily that reaches all tho ter
ritory alovo named on day of publication. vs an
advertising medium it Is unexcelled,
The Missouri Pacific is giving away
Thanksgiving cards to all of the children.
Miss Nettie "Mock was tendered a very
pleasant little dancing party at BeaFs
academy last night by her friends.
The Hon. George L. Douglas's returned
yesterday from Sedalia, Missouri, where
lie had been for home days attending to
business matters.
The insurance company wrecking in To
aeka caught a few in Sedgwich county as
claimed and some were figuring on the
situation yesterday.
Mr. James Garvey, of the Wabash, has
left a lot of Xmas dogs at tho Kock Island
ticket ollice, to be given away to any chil
dren calling for them.
Mr. W. K. Carlisle received a message
from his father yesterday stating that, his
brother, Logan Lu Carlisle, is improving in
health quite rapidly.
Mr. Tom Trichey, of Mulvane, was cir
culating among friends yesterday. He
seems to think it is line "growing weather"
and has beeu for some weeks.
Dr. H. C. Tucker, proprietor of the Bank
of Dei by, 4esires to say'that he is not the
H. C. Tucker again-st whom the judgment
was taken as given in Friday's paper.
.A lad named William Butler was ar
rested yesterday for setting prairie fires
near tho stock yards and leaving them.
As there appeared to be no evil intent
Judge Museller dismissed him with a
reptimaud.
.Air. J. C. Short of Bloomington, 111.,
representative of the Phoenix nursery, is
in the city visiting his son-in-law Mr. T.
I. Vanswearingen. lie was taking in the
city yesterday and seems to think Wichita
truly a wonderful place.
In looking up tho origin of the fire last
night several persons have been found who
can testify that a man was seen running
away from the stable just before the fire
was discovered. Iu tho darkness it would
be impossible to identify him.
A dry goods store at Minneha was en
tered and robbed on Thursday night by
thieves. They effected au entrance by
means of a v, iudow and took away up
wards of 40 in stamps together with a
general assortment of whatever else tho
store contained
Undertaker Kcndle reports the death of
.Mr. John McGInuK of Haysville, of par
uhsis. also the child of Mr. and Mrs. Win.
O' Lea ry, of 1M(' North street, of this city.
Fho iemaius were shipped to Cherryvale,
Kan., via the Frisco railroad at 10 a. m.
i esterday.
Col. Forney, of Belle Blaine, was in tho
city yesterday and called on a number of
frit mis. While attending to business
matters in tho main, being engaged in
politics to some extent in his county drop
ped a few words occasionally on questions
relating to Kansas.
Cash Henderson, the big, fat, jolly pro
prietor of the popular New York store,
ichit , with his usual geneiosity has
nnnoutiLeil that, on next Thursday inorn
lim. Thanksgiving, he will distribute one
hundred sacks of Hour among the poor
mid needy of that city. Cash, as the boys
ay, has h htvtrt in him as large as a Tvaih
tub. Sedgwick Pautaiirauh..
W. E. Stanley, E.q., returned yester
day morning Torn Chase county where he
had bsen some days attending to some
ieg.il business. He reports that in Chase
.he people have not got on to the chewing
gum practice to any alarming extent,
Hardly enough in fact to make begging it
i brilliant and satisfactory success.
Late last evening Officer Harmau was
rilled out to the Children's home on ac
count of a number ot half grown men who
persisted iu annoying the inmates by
throniug brickbats ou the galleries. Be
fore his arrival, however, the passers-by
had scared the assailants away.
Mrs. Fisher, of 746 Douglas avenue,
while driving north on Emporia avenue
Yesterday, locked wheels with- a buggy
driven by Mr. Goldstein at the expense of
her buggy. Her horse became unmanage
able, butfortnnately she got control of it
again without assistance, as none was of
fered. The president of the school board, Mr,
M. V. Levy, is in receipt of a letter from
a gentleman living in Fort Scott who
threatens to sue the school board if he is
not sent a report of his son's standing in
the city schools here. He also states that
his son changes names occasionally and
the last change he fails to give.
The board of county commissioners and
county attorney went to Topeka yesterday
to attend a meetinc of like representatives
of all the counties through which the C.
K. & N. R. R. passes, to consider the
proposition of protecting the interests of
the county in the foreclosure proceedings
uow pending aeainst that road. They will
urobably return tomorrow inorniuc.
as viiY
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COME TO A DEAD-liOCK.
The second effort at a school board meet
ing was made yesterday at 4 p. m., and re
sulted in a degree of success just exactly
equal to the former effort. Howard failed
to put in an appearance. Some of the
members are a littte suspicious of Mr.
Howard. According to the present count
the board is composed of twelve members,
but there are two vacancies, leaving ten in
active service. Three of these are reported
to bo out looking after some heat
for the coming year for the
new school buildings. This leaves
"seven are we" an exact quorum, includ
ing Mr. Howard. All the efforts to get a
meeting since the trip started by the build
ing committee have failed, owing to the
absence of Mr. Howard.
Some of those who have given the mat
ter enough attention to be on hand for
business, assert that the building commit
tee must have had an understanding with
Mr. Howard to keep shy while they were
absence, so no business of any kind
could be transacted. Each time
a meeting has been called a special mes
senger has been sent to notify Mr. Howard
always failed to succeed in getting him to
attend. It is considered the committee
before leaving concluded the board might
jump at a conclusion and decide what sort
of heating system should be adopted be
fore they had the matter fixed so no
quorum could be found at any time and
hence they would not bo out-generaled.
The plan or the scheme as estimated ha3
caused some of the members to become
quite impatient. They claim there are
many things that should be attended to. A
change of grade for third ward building is
tiecessary; a change in foundation raisin
it about one foot. The First ward build
ing as claimed needs to be put down a few
inches according to report and much work
needs attention. Work is being done on
five of the new buildings and the Burton
four-room building is being plastered and
some of the members say not one of the
building committee has been up to see
how the work has been done. The build
ing is thought will be ready for use in
a few days which by the way is legarded
as quite fortunate for considerable incon
venience has been reported from that sec
tion owing to the faulty building being
used.
The board, it is said, may attempt an
other meeting this afternoon and insist on
Member Howard being present. Some
suggest an officer ho sent after him and
see if it is possible to have a meeting. It
is not known when the absent members
will return. The last heard from them
they were going down toward Point
Comfort, Virginia, where they expected
to remain some days looking
over the relics of the campaign . It is
suggested that in the event no meeting is
held until their return the fellows who
have been compelled to dance will have a
change and some one else will be invited to
engage in the exercises. '
STKLU7T KAIMVAY INJUNCTION.
The hearing of the Wichita Straet Rail
way injunction was continued yesterday
afternoon before Judge Reed. Mr. Harris
concluded the argument for the plaintiffs
at four o'clock, when the court took the
case uuder advisement for several days.
Mr. Harris in his argument went over the
history of the street railway trouble
nun iedly and briefly reviewed tho argu
ments that had already been presented.
After this he held the case up in several
new aspects allowing the light to shine
uninterruptedly tin ouch its many compli
cations. He contended, that the same
principles which would allow the
injunction to be dissolved would allow an
other road not only to parallel but actu
ally coincide with every line at present
laid in the city. In fighting for the rights
of his company against infringment of
this nature ho was also fighting for tho
Riverside company against infringment by
some new company. It seemed to him
that if the Riverside company had any
legal rights down that street it might have
waited until its franchise had been pub
lished and then gone to work in the day
time. Although the defense claimed that
it was an unimportant matter,
presumably to themselves it was a matter
of vital importance to his company. At
the close of the argument Judge Reed
stated that according to the practice of the
court the case would naturally bo rested,
but that considering its importance he
would be pleased to listen to anything
the attorneys might wish to say. The
plaintiffs said they were satisfied to rest
the case as it stood. Upon being asked by
tho court Judge Sluss said that Mr. Harris
has cited cases and authorities which it
would be impossible for him to answer
without giving them some study.
Judge Keed then waited a few minutes
longer, and as no one availed themselves
of tho opportunity, said that his mind was
about made up, but considering the im
portance of the case would with-hold his
decision for several days in order to verity
his opinion by istl ctiou.
IN 31KMOHIAM.
At a meeting of the directors of the
Wichita hospi.al, November 21, the com
mittee appointed to prepare a minute and
draft suitable resolutions relative to the
death of Mrs. Canie Wallenstein, the fol
lowing was adopted, and ordered spread
upon the records of the hospital and pub
lished in tho Wichita EAGLE:
Whereas, In the good providence of God
He has called Mrs. I arrie Wallenstein
from her earthly labors to serve in that
house not made with hands, eternal in
heaven, therefore
Resolved, That in her death the officers
and members of the Wichita hospital have
ported company, for a short season, with
one of their most zealous helpers one
who was ever ready and willing to minis
ter to the wants of the sick and needy, and
whose untiring zal in the good work was
such an incentive to stimulate others to
follow her example that her influence is
an imperishable monument of her worth
and devotion. to the cause of humanity.
Resolved, That we extend our sympathy
to her bereaved husbaud ami child, antl
commend them to the tender care of the
Great Shepherd of Israel whose ej'o never
slumbers or sleeps, remembering that in a
few fleeting years we shall all, one by one,
be called to pass through tho dark valley
aud shadow of death to meet the loved
ones who hae only gone before to that
clime where sickness and sorrows of earth
are unknown, and the reunion will be
pure, perfect, satisfying and eternal.
Mis. D. A. Mitchell,
Mns. F. B. Smith.
Committee.
I. O. G. T.
To the i.dltor of the Eagle.
Please publish the following circular
from the Grand Chief Templar of the
Grand Lodge of Kansas:
Pleasantox. Kan., Nov. 1, ISS9.
Deap. BnoTHEr and Sisteis: At the
Grand Lodge heldjiu Topeka, October 1st
and 2nd, I was requested to designate a
Sabbath and ak all ministers to preach on
the subject of temperance.
I have set apart Sunday, the 24th, and
you will accordingly arrange with the
pastors of your place to hold such meet
ings. The object is to arouse public senti
ment, create more enthusiasm, and stir up
the peoDle to more activity in temperance
organizations and work. Let nothing be
left undone that will help in these things
and let there be an earnest, united chris
tian effort to "hasten the day when the
means of intoxication shall be driven
from our land."
If not cou.enient on the day designated,
choose some other time as near that as
possible. Amanda. M. Way,
Grand Chief Templar.
Mr. Geo. E. Bell, the artist, leaves this
morning for a few days outing in King
man county.
FortheEaele.
A SECOXD VVKITIN' TOL.B.B.
Been out of town, you have hey?
I 'spose the reason is.
You're been away for many a day,
To see 6ome other Hiss.
My daughter, she ain't Jealous,
Nor nothln' of that sort,
But no seen fickle fellows
Like you shaU break her heart. t
No sir. not if dad knows it, '-
So trlflin' shall there be.
And any one who shows It,
'Ll git my opinion free.
If you'd be honest, mind you,
( Which don't see how j ou can).
Still were you not a foolin
But talked like a honest man;
And mcan't your words, as you say,
(Which I don't bellew, nary one.)
You'd posibly git eves of gray,
I might liave you for a son.
For "Grey Eyes" is a darling', I own.
And she is bound to git married some day,
But by flirtlr' with girW turn 'round.
You den't razzia aazzlo mj "Grey."
So the where of the row. It shall be
But there, I've no more to vy.
For over my shoulder vvatchin'me
Beam those liqulu eyes of grey.
"For her sake. Dad must make no fuss,"
She's like her mother, every waj;
But on'll git in a row and somethln' wuss.
Should you shadow with sorrow tlioe ej es
of grey. "Faumek Smitukixs.
AT THE FIKST 31. E. CHURCH,
A musical and literary entertainment
was given at the First M. E. church which
was largely attended for the benefit of the
foreign mission fund, The program was
very interesting and greatly appreciated,
while the fund will be considerab.y aug
mented by this benefit.
WHIST.
Mr. J. W. Hornby, chairman of the ex
ecutive committee reports that the Albion
society is doing well in America. Amongst
other things contemplated in the near
future is the great Whist Scratch Handi
cap commencing Wednesday evening. En
tries can be made up to Tuesday and the
rubbers will be the best three in five.
Considerable interest is manifested in this
event and there will be a great many en
tries and an exciting contestj Suitable
prizes will be given the winners.
FOOT ItAIiL.
This afternoon at 2:30 the High school's
famous foot ball team will try to defeat
the Business College 11 at the Fifteenth
street gronnds. Following are the players
aud their positions:
BUSINESS COLLEGE. HIGH SCHOOL.
Andrews, Full Balk. Taylor.
Horn Rushers Ross,
Llnck ' Jones,
Kelly, " McAdams,
Mountain, " Parkinson,
Oigan, " Bird
Wolfley, " Woodcock,
Postou, " Wallace.
Clark, Half Back. Katz,
Flemming, " Milly.
Jonuson, Goal, T. Rice,
SUKPKISE PARTY.
Last evening the friends of Arthur John
son cave him a pleasant surprise at his
home, 907 South Lawrence avenue. He
was taken completely bv sumrise, but
managed to recover himself sufficiently to
play the host in good style. The evening
was passed in cards, music and dancing,
and all departed at a late hour well pleas
ed with their evening's enjoyment. Those
present were Misses Clara Almond, May
Richardson, Florence Vincent, Lillie Has
sig, Jennie Jennings Gathan, Lulu An
drews, Inez and Iolo Groush, Messers.
John Andrews, Forest McNees, Fred Hel
lar, Roy Taylor, Fred Ross and Fred
Conkiin.
THE CHARITY BALU
The annual grand charity ball to be given
by the Entre Nous society promises to bo
the finest charity ball ever given in Wichi
ta. The reception and floor committees
include the following well known society
gentlemen:
Reception committee W. S. Corbett, M.
W, Levy, A Katz, Franic Smith, L?e
Hays, A. S. Munson, C. Colin, Dr. C. C.
Furley, Robt. Jacks, Fred G, Smythe, I.
Gross. L. A. Walton, A. Hess, F. W. Oliver
Russell Harding, James H. Black.
Floor committee L H. Hettinger, R. S.
Rosenheim, Dr. W. D. McClees, O. B.
Stockner, E. E. Bleckley, M. Colin, Geo.
Hammaun, W. J. Osborne, C. Ware.
VVATEU COMPANY SITUATION.
Mr. Frank Amsbury now regeristing
from St. Joe, Mo., being superintendent of
the water works there, and who for some
timo held a similar position here,
will be in tho city a few days looking after
the interest of tho water company. The
main necessary for removing pipe on Main
street is expected in a few days when
work as claimed will commence. It is re
ported that it is quite difficult to get water
pipes at present owing to the great de
mand especially in tho southern cities.
Tho order was placed some time ago and
tho delay forced by the orders ahead.
Should it be some weeks before the iron
necessary arrives it is feared that the pav
ing may be delayed.
AN UNKNOWN ADDRESS.
The following letter was received last
evening by Captain Burrows who, after
making diligent search for the parties
named, failed to find any trace of them.
He holds the disnaches and will be glad to
learn of the party for whom they are in
tended: WlXFIELD, Kan., Nov, 22, '75.
Chief of Police. Wichita,
Dear Sir: These are very important dis
patches and the address of the party to
whom they are sent is not known but tho
husbaud of Mrs. Nettie Large is a clerk in
a wholesale grocery store in 3-our city.
Will you please deliver these dispatches to
him and thereby confer a great favor on
parties concerned.
Yours Respectfully,
F. M. Pickens.
THANKSGIVING DONATION.
Mr. Cash Henderson of f lie Newr York
store has made all his arrangements for
the distribution by him to the poor of the
city at Thanksgiving, 100 sacks of flour.
In order that the donation so generously
made be evenly and fairly divided, Mr.
Henderson asks the different benevolent
inssitutions of the city to assist him in
the distribution. In order that the ladies
representing these institutions may be
able to get all the tickets they re
quire, as some need mote than others,
Mr. Henderson asks the following
ladies and any others connected with
auy benevolent institutions, to call at
the New York store and receive whatever
tickets they require. Each ticket calls
for one sack of flour and the ladies can use
their own discretion making the distribu
tion. The following ladies are requested to call
at the New York store at their earliest con
venience: Mrs. Fonts, Benevolent society
of the Presbyterian church; Mrs. Dunbar,
Faith Home: Mrs. a. Basley, Benevolent
Home; Mrs. Judge Buckner, Woman's
Relief Corps; Mrs. Shields, Mission Social
Central Christian church: Mra. Eldridge,
W. C T. U.: Sister Mary Margaret. Or
phan Asylum; Mrs. Edward Clark,
Woman's Council; Mrs. Hatfield, Ladies'
Benevolent Society of the West Side Pres
byterian church, and Mrs. Foster, Child
ren's Home.
Mr. J. E. Bering, of Decatur, HI., father
of W. M. Bering, sends Major H. G. Lee a
very interesting group photograph, it
was taken by himself at his home when
W. E. Bering and wife were visiting him
a few weeks ago accompanied by Major
Lee and Colonel S. E. Jocelyn. The Wich
ita representatives are to be seen and the
photo in and of itself is a fine piece of
work. Mr. Bering expects to visit Wichi
ta within a few weeks accompanied by
some of his Decatur friends.
THE COURTS.
DISTRICT COCRT.
T. P. Anderson vs Ellen Taulman; ver
dict for plaintiff for $!23.24with 12 per
cent and foreclosure.
T. P. Anderson ts Burleigh et al; judg
ment for plaintiff and foreclosure as to all
defendants except J. G. Babb.
Butler & Fisher vs J. W. Greene; judg
ment for plaiutiff for $209.10 with S per
cent interest from date of foreclosure.
J. E. Barber vs J. R. Taylor; iudgment
for plaintiff for $1,310.50 and 12 per cent
from date of foreclosure.
Caroline Curry vs. J. W. May, judgment
for defendants for costs.
Killeen & Stockinger vs. W. P. Camp
bell, verdict for plaintiff for $19.60, with
G per cent, interest from Nov. 1.
W. P. O'Meara vs. J. W. Kerr, on trial
by court.
J. S. Hilton vs. Harry Stewart, judg
ment for plaintiff for $4S.30 with 6 per
cent, interest from date.
C. L. Sim vs. W. H. Garrett, judgment
for plaintiff for $772, with 12 per cent, in
terest, vs Garret, dismissed as to S. R.
Powell and continued as to other defend
ants. National Bank of Sedalia vs.
J. A. Doran judgment for
plaintiff for $1,213 30 with S per cent from
date of foreclosure.
M. Neel et al. vs T. W. Burnett; judg
ment for plaintiff for $403.10 with 12 per
cent interest from date of foreclosure.
J. B. Ross vs Mary E. Bell; judgment
for plaintiff for $S90 and 6 per cent interest
and foreclosure.
O. Lumpkih vs S. D. Everett: judgment
for plaintiff for $11.33 with 6 per cent from
date.
Smedley Darlington vs A. C. Kellar;
judgment for plaintiff for $1,033.33 with 12
per cent interest.
S. W. Cooper vs M. B. Ransom, judg
ment for plaintiff for S11S C6 with 12 per
cent from date; foreclosure vs Ransom,
judgement on cross-petition forBeattie for
$1,150.90 vs same defendant: also for Little
& Kimble for $231.S0 vs same defendant.
Meyers & Millis were on trial by jury.
L. D. Lewellen vs Peter Coggshall, judg
ment for plaintiff for $643.15. with 12 per
cent interest from date.
L. D. Lewellen vs S. M. Brown, judg
ment for plaintiff for S34S.40 vs Brown and
continued as to other defendants.
Smedly Darlington vs W. II. Stafford
judgment for plaintiff for $1,171.30 and 12
per cent.
E. H. Hawey vs O. L. Drake; judgment
for plaintiff.
L. D. Lewellen vs G. J. Rakin; judg
ment for plaintiff for $340.90 and foreclos
ure. S. W. Cooper vs J. H. Baldwin; judg
ment for plaintiff for $93.00 and for Rat
cliffe et al on cross petition for $079 and 12
per cent as to Baldwin.
H. K. Tuller vs J. M. Brown: judgment
for plaintiff for $2,344.73 and 12 per cent.
D M. Tipton vs. L. K. McCalla, judg
ment for plaintiff for $180.50 and 12 per
cent.
S. W. Electric Supply Co. vs. Archer
Electric Co; judgment for plaintiff for
$142.60.
G. V. Tuttle vs. F. C. Winuants; judg
ment for plaintiff for $33S5.00 with 12 per
cent interest.
George C. Strong vs. J. L. Hays; judg
ment for plaintiff for $402 00 aud 12 per
cent interest.
Smedley Darlington vs. Holeson etalt
judgment for plaintiff for $1179.00 as to
Hobson for Cooper for $101.40 as to same
defendant and foreclosure.
W. G, Antis vs J. W. Meade; judgment
for plaintiff for $1,339.21 and for W. C.
Little on cross petition for $103.50 at 12
per cent and foreclosere.
J. L. Kell, guardian, V3 E. A. Reiman;
judgment for $420.09 vs Reiman and con
tinued as to other defendants.
A. G. Winder vs Mutual Investment
company: judgment for plaintiffs for $3,
159.76 and 10 per cent interest from date.
1T.OBATE COURT.
Charles L. Corter and Ellen McCune,
both of Andover, Kan., were licensed to
marry by the probate court yesterdaj.
In the estate of R. S. Taylor, hearing of
petition to sell real estate set for January
2, 1S90.
COMMON PLEAS.
Ada R. Olliver vs the Fort Scott &
Wichita railroad, was given to the jury at
1:30 yesterday and were still out when
court adjourned.
Miller, Cannon & Co. vs J. W. Hawn et
al, judgment by consent for plaintiff for
$35.
N. R. Walker vs B. D. Alien, judgment
for plaintiff for ?S70 by default.
J. W. Ewing vs J. W. Campbell; judg
ment for plaintiff for $037.33.
Fred Hartlo vs F. F. Lewis et al; a suit
for damage was opened before a jury yes
terday eveuing.
JUSTICE COURT.
Before Justice Barrett, George Jackson,
colored, on a charge of rape was committed
in default of a t-1.000 bond. Alice Fox,
white, the girl in question was also com
mitted as a witness in default of $100 bond.
POLICE COURT.
Michell Davis was arrested by Officer
Longmire charged with stealing coal and
was lined $10.00. Not being in funds he
was committed to the rock pile.
LITERARY SOCIETY.
The Young People's Literary society
rendered a very interesting program at the
First Baptist church last evening, with Mr.
H. E. McElroy as president m the chair.
PART I.
Recitation .Thg paper.
j- " Miss Nannie Clegg.
Recitation ... . .' "Temple and Tomfc.
Miss Viola Dunn.
Recitation Cardinal Wolsey's falL
Mrs. Jennie Sparks.
Select reading Burdocks music box.
Miss Ida Lttham.
Oration Uphill of life.
Lenard Colvin
An intermission of fifteen minutes for
sociability was given after which came
part second, beginning with the singing of
"America" by the society, Miss Angle
Herring organist. Then followed the dis
cussion of the question.
Resolved. That our public schools are
accomplishing results commeasurate with
their expenses.
Chief Disputants F. A. North, R. F.
Knight, H. S. Mc.Michael, affirmative; J.
M. Gurley,H. R McElroy, S. D. Lienrance,
Theo. Fooby, negative.
The judges, Miss Belle Stever, Mrs.
Latham and Mr. J. M. Moore, decided in
favor of the affirmative, both as to weight
of argument and merits of the question.
J. M. Gurley as vice president and Miss
Jessie Reynolds as secretary were then
elected" to serve the ensuing two weeks.
II. S. Michael was appointed critic and
proved a very just one.
The question for next debate i:
Resolved, That Canada should be an
nexed to the United States.
The attendance last evening numbered
one hundred.
Messrs. J. J. Bnttingham and Cliff
Lawyer entertained qnite a number of
friends last nicnt at their ner pallery, 112
east Douglas avenue. They have nicely
fitted tip a gallery, haviag four rooms for
their ue, and extended an invitation to a
number of friends on the event of their
openinp. One of the many pleasant fea
tures Tra-s music by Prof- Chas. Eeal, Oscar
Kaily and M. E. Boffgs. Ths evening ivas
a most ple.Vvant one for the many present
and the last "vnshes for succc" .came at
a lat hour.
A3JUSEMEyTS.
Robt. Downing opened last night at the
Crawford Grand in "Virgiiiius" to good
business, "lgnomar" will be given at
matinee today and the "White Pilgrim"
tonight.
It may be comforting for some of the
readers to know that Mr. Downing was
once an amateur, occasionally taking part
in amateur performances in Washington.
His friends did not tell him he was
'rocky" however, or threaten to throw
vegetables at nim, but they recognized in
hiiri the genius that has since developed
itself and ranks him already, although
but little past thirty, among the foremost
tragedians on the stage.
Mr. Downing in au interview made him
self responsible for the bare fact only that
he began as amateur. Ou the advice of
friends he took to the stage as a business
fourteen years ago, and made his first en
gagement with John Ford of Baltimore.
After working very hard for four years he
began playing leads and afterwards sup
ported Mary Anderson for four years.
Starting out for himself his first venture
was "Tally Ho," but soon realized that the
legitimate tragedy offered a better field
and began with Sparticus. He said: "I
think a great deal of 'Virginius' and do
not think there is a nobler or grander
character on the stage.'"
Considering the hard contest for pre
eminence in Mr. Downing'? profession his
success has been phenominal and he is a
young man to command such a large
share of fame.
"STARL1GUT."
At Crawford Grand Monday Nov. 23.
It is useless to inveigh against ''Star
light" which has already won nopular
favor in two seasons. Moreover, "Star
light" pretends to be little more than a
comedy show with the brilliant Jarbenu
coruscating as the central star. And,
verily, Jarbeau does coruscate. There is a
flash, a glitter, a sparkle 111 her rapid,
dashing, spirited action that is like the
successive gleams of an agitated jewel.
She is all vivacity, irrepressibly lively,
working hard at all times as though
animated by an electric charge, and her
heels are as nimble as they aro impudent
when she surrenders them to the license
of dances peculiarly characteristic of Jar
beauj Exchange.
GILMORE BAND.
This great combination ot musical forces
which is considered the finest of its kind
in existence, will be heard at Gilmore's
festival at Crawford's opera house, Tues
pay, Nov. 20, afternoon and evening.
"Mr. Whitney, of course, was 'splendid,'
and sang as no other basso in the world
can sing. The rule against recalls scarcely
restrained the audience from demanding
repetitions of his arias." Ex.
BURLEIGH COMBINATION,
The Burleigh combination, A. R. Wit
hers new attraction, will play their return
engagement at the Crawford Grand on
Thursday November 2S, for three nights
and a graud Thanksgiving matinee, pre
senting Thursday night the great comedy
drama "The Planters Wife," Friday night
"The Black Spider," Saturday night T. II.
Glenny's dramatization of Hugh Con
ways famous novel, "Called Back."
Matinee (Saturday) at 2:30 the comedy
"Falsely Accused," and for the special
Thanksgiving matinee Thursday at 2:30,
the great fairy spectacle, "The Crystal
Slipper," will be presented.
A power of attorney from India reached
the register of deeds' offico yesterday, and
Mr. L. W. Ciapp seeing it at first glance
asked what it was, aud received in answer
that it was the last letter from members
of the school board out after heat.
Catarrh
Is .1 complaint which affects nearly everjbody more
or less. It originates in Impure hlood, and id aggra
vated by taking cold. Dieajjrecablo How from the
iioe, tickling in the throat, offensive breath, pain
over and between the eves, rinsing and bursting
noises In the ears are the more common symptoms.
Catarrh is cured by Hood's Pnrsaparilla, which
strikes dlrectlj nt the cause by remov lug all impurl
xcs from tho blood.
Can be
"I had catarrh nine je.irs and suderrd terribly
with it. Soon after I ocean to take Hood's fc.1rs.1
parllla the catarrh troubled mo less, and aftr
taking three bottle-) Iwa entirely cured." Jane
HIM.V, Lutnberton, Clinton county, Ohio.
"For several vears 1 have been troubled with that
terribly disagreeable disease, catarrh. I took Hood'
fcarsapanll.i with tho verj best results. K cured me
of that coutinu.il dropping in the throat and tuffed
upfcelinc ithasnl-'O helped my mother, who his
taken it for rundown tate of health and kidney
rouble. I recommend Hood'e sarsspirilla to all as
a cood medicine." Mas. fc. L). IlETlI, I'utnam,
Conn.
Cured by
"I suffered severely from cnronle catarrh, arialnc,
1 believe, from impure blood. It fot came very lwid,
causing much soreness of the bronchial tiiUs., and a
troublcome co-ich. I was at least induced to try
Hood's S.araparilla and I am not the same man In
health or feeling My catarrh is cured, my thnrii
is entirely wnll nnd a fjspeptic trouble accompi
nitd b. Mtk hendache h.ivo all disappeared." L. M.
LiMOU, 25 Chamber street, Boston.
Hood's Sarsaparilla
Sold by all d-uccits I. Ms for IS. Prepared by
C. 1. HOOD A. CU , Apothctarl-s, Lowell, Mats. I
100 Doses One Dollar
CUTTING
"E & W" Collars to Eighteen
.- ents; '"' T '
oJ iia
Earl : Wilson, makers of "E & W1 col
lars, UDder letter of September 2C, fay to
"Joe," the Hatter- "You have cut the
price of our collars and vre will not Fell you
our c;ood?." Other equally as good makes of
American collam are sold at i.0 cent. Im
ported collars, on which there is a duty of
tixty pr cent, can be retailed in this coua
trv at 23 cents, and a fair margin mad,
therefore, net having any trut strings tied
to u. we shall sell this morning, beginning
at 0 30 o'clock any of the follomng styles of
& W"1 collar? at Is cents, trust price 2
cents; cuffs at 33 1-3 cents, trust price 40
csnt?:
"Germanic.' 'SakokU,"
"Double-weight, "Iuska,"
"Sagamont, "Cbetopa,"
"PaUtfca," "Gogebic.'
"lanthe, '-Wichita,
"Union Club," '-Algonac
CufiJ. "Park," "Loretta. "Pythiii.
Ve will sell in this cat sale, beginning at
9.30 o'clock, today only:
6 celebrated "alnnarch sidrH for f 6.
6 better Monarch"' hirti for 57
fi platd Monarch shirt for 1 7 50
6 lull dresa "Monarch' shirt for 17 50.
We will also include twelTe dozen latefl
street shade, kid gloves 11, fitted to the
hand, worth SL75, and will sell you fon doz
en to a customer j best imported Britiih
socks at IL73 per dozen, which noit dealer
pay f2.25 per dozen for, and retail at 25
cent?; and to make it more interesting, will
include thre dozen of the very latest snap
Derby hats, in black and brown, every hat
bearing oar private trade mark, at ll.W,
worth 3 ."; or au extra quality Stetson hat
at 3.25, worth from 4.50 to t, for this day
only. Trade early and aToid the rush.
ii
JOE
55
TheHatter and Haberdasher
149 N. 1IAIN ST.
Agnes " He praised your tresses In his rhyme,
Your shining- hair, your golden hair;
He sang that sunshine lingered there,
The sunshine of the summer-time;
He told you love had hid a lair,
In tangles of your shining hair."
Louise "Yes, Agnes, I have caught a beau
With these blond tresses fair;
Because I cleanse them oft, you know,""
With Ivory Soap, as pure as snow,
The soap without compare."
A WORD OF WARNING.
There are many white soaps, each represented to be';just as good as the Mvory1 ;'
they ARE NOT, but like all counterfeits, lack the peculiar and remarkable qualities
of the genuine. Ask for "Ivory" Soap and insist upon getting it.
Copyright 1SSG, by Procter & Gamble.
. -MWMWIt , ,
Bargain Week Keeps On.
The success of our bargain week lias gone beyond anything
we ever anticipated. The glorious weather has crowded tho
streets, and, as a natural consequence, our store lias been also
well tilled. People saw the announcement that this was bargain
week, they came on what they saw; they expected bargains
and bargains they got. Everything in our mammoth stock still
goes at bargain prices, and we intend to make this such a week
for us and our customers as was never experienced before in the
history of the dry goods trade in Wichita. Bargains in Cloaks
bargains in Dress tjoods, bargains in Carpets, bargains in novel
ties, are a few of the attractive signs which we display this week.
Come in, and when you come, expect to see some bargains, and
you'll not be disappointed, and you will be sure to find something
that will suit you.
The year is just drawing to a close. Only one more month
is left after this one, and on the last day of December our grand,
drawing of prizes comes off. The list is still the same, and with
every dollar spent you get a chance.
21 Pictures, Steel Engravings and Etchings at$
ChamberSets
Chamber Set
Beautiful Laulscaj9 Tea Set
Beautiful Scenery Tea Sot
Child's China Ten Sets
Sets Ruby and Faacy Tumblers
Lemonade Set
Water Sets, Nickel Tram, et
Water Sett, Ruby and Engraved, Brow Trays
Dozen Ruby Salts and Perpera
Choice Lamps
Decorated Castor
Manhattan Piano Lamp, Ornamental Bmzs
Beautiful Silver Ta Bet. 5 pieces
Silver Handle Carving Knife and Fork, Demactu Blade.
Child Sets Silver Knives and Fork
Silver Peppers and Salt.
MuMc Bex, Bells and Drum
Muic Box. Piccolo Zither
Celebrated Small Kentucky Hon and Side-Saddle
Genuine Japanese Muh and Milk 8ot
Sets Japanese Cupi and Haucer?
Case of Elegantly Mounted Bird containing 12 varieties
120 Prizes
. ...... .. Grand Total of J!"MW
CASH HENDERSON. 132 Nortn Main Street.
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giTTiNG Bros.
DOES If EVER strike" YoDThat year by year the
habits of people vary as to tho fashions. Time was
when about the only chance a man had to get a suit of
clothing -without paying four prices would be to
haggle for an hour, and finaby a spirit of compromise or
ratigue would induce the contending parties to agree. Differ
ent nere, and it is our proud honor to state, we were the
pioneers in this system of one price. We have gone ahead or
any of our compbttltors, and mark all our goods In PLAIN
FIGURES. True, there are some of the "How-much-wlll-you-give"
class of clotniers,those relics of "barbaric clothing
days," but their days are numbered, and ere many moons
have come and gone, they will be laid away and have joined
the silent majority. But talking of changes, dontchericnow
it is time to change your overcoat. Has not the change In
the weather suggested to you the propriety of looking at
those overcoats, the merits of which we have been proclaim
ing all the season. Take a look at some of our far-trimmed
overcoats. They will make your mouth water. That one at
S30. it is a bird- We have sold stacks of them already tola
season, and have stacks left. Then we have a fur-collar coat,
at S15 that is a "gem-'' bat ail our specialties are "gina," and
of the first water is a coat beaver currf and collar English
chinchilla, which we are selling cheaper than we did last
year, notwithstanding the fact that fur ana cloth have both
advanced in price.
We have MTcr&l thing In underwear that would attract tt atfsnUss of a
connolweur good that formerly went for & and 110 now can b tad tor about
half that money. We hare many of tbee novel eflVct in Ilk face and strip
that you cannot find in any -other plac in Wichita Another thing taat will
intrert yon i our stock of obby Cardigans. WUfcout a doubt w oas aow Ua
style w&er you can fled or elwwhtTw. whu we how ware tjli that j eas
f,ft mttttjtT-hriwm (Tfyrf?ftrT '
tb ladle will tU you "Toe only olas to bur bay" ' otfasoj: i at BltticrV aai
they know yea can depend upon It. Many thine wwiM lik to talc aVx;:
were our rptce not to limited, b-it w mast y a word about nr ackwar In
thU specialty we ar the bos. Jot &k i : Its ad y ou will acrt th tjU
are th Liit. " naT jour-to ausu.m, ui!-rT, ksji, csu vow, pswi us .
eoscivab thadat in velvet, aatin, Hlu, c
BITTING BROTHERS
THE ONE PRICE CLOTHIERS, HATTERS,& FURNISHERS
129 and 128 Itoujcias Av&. N. W. Comer ilark&t.
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