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This Is What the South Dakota Em­
bezzlement Is Now Said
to lie.
Taylor's Friends Claim the State Will
Not Lose Anything—IJondsmen
PIERRB, S. D., Jan. 12.—Later de­
velopments indicate that there was a
large sized conspiracy in the flight of
Treasurer Taylor and tlio loss to the
etato of $350,000. Facts have come into
tho possession of the stato officials
which make them reasonably certain
that Taylor and certain confederates
deliberately went to work, after it be­
came evident that ho could not square
his accounts, to hold tho stato up and
compel a compromise, by which he
should bo deprived from penalty and
his bondsmen should bo protected
from loss. Tho stato was in a hard
place financially. 11' not a cent had
been lost there would have been a de­
ficit on tho first day of next July of
fully §100,000, due to over appropria­
tions by the last legislature, and to
tho slow payment of taxes on account
Of the short crop of the year.
Tlie limit of Taxation
.has been readied aiid the limit of in­
debtedness has been passed for some
time. There wcro due on Jan. 5 $220,
000 worth of funding warrants held by
Eastern parties. There was due a con­
siderable sum on tho coupon bonds,
wliilo the sinking fund was preparing
to take up the semi-annual interest to
the amount of §20,000. The legislature
was in session and immediato calls
would be made on tho treasury for at
least $300,000. Of course the treasurer
knew ail this.
It is believed by the authorities, on
substantial evidence, that, realizing
that he would be short $100,000 when
the transfer was to be made on the
8th, he consulted with some of his
friends and backers and they decided
that the best thing to do was
Seize A11 tho Money in the Treasury
and put it in a place of hiding, where
it could be gotten at when desired.
Then when the default was discovered
the state would be found bankrupt. It
could not pay its obligations, and, hav­
ing exceeded its limit of debt, could
not borrow. Were it to sue on the
bonds of the treasurer two years or
more would elapse before any money
could be recovered, and during that
time the credit of South Dakota would
sink very low. The parties to the plan
concluded that rather than let this
come to pass the state officers would do
almost anything within reason. Then
the plan was to come forward, through
an agent, and propose to pay back to
the state the $250,000 which the trea­
surer had carried off on condition that
the bondsmen should be released and
that Taylor should be relieved from
further prosecution.
His Friends Clnim the State Will Not
Lose Anything.
CHICAGO, Jan. 12.—W. McMaster,
secretary of the Western Homestead
and Irrigation company, with offices
in this city, said that he had seen Will­
iam Walter Taylor, the missing -trea­
surer of South Dakota, when Mr. Tay­
lor was in Chicago Jan. 1. "At that
time," said Mr. McAllisters, "he turned
all of hi* assets over to his bondsmen.
1 am sure he will be moro than able to
meet the deficiency left in the state
treasury. He has assets for double the
amount required, but on account of the
shrinkage in values will not be able to
realize on them at once. The stato will
not lose a dollar. I am sure that Mr.
Taylor lias none of the money with
him, and, for that matter, that he got
very little of it originally. Certain
persons, whoso names I do not care to
Keceivod Meat of the Money*
I have been aware of the state of Mr.
Taylor's affair.- for lour weeks. When
I left Redfield, S. D., in 181)0, I re­
signed tho position of cashier of the
First National bank of Red field of
which Mr. Taylor was president. We
were closely associated in business af­
fairs, and, from the fact that we were
warm friends, he wrote to me concern­
ing the state of affairs before he left
Pierre. Mr. Taylor called at my office
in Qtiincy street during the last two
weeks, and I think he called again
when I was not here. In the last
three months Mr. Taylor has made
strenuous efforts to realize on assets
consisting of real estate and first mort­
gages to the amount of $600,000.
These assets have been
Turned Over to His Bondsmen
and the state will not lose a cent. Mr.
Taylor has never speculated except in
a legitimate manner. The shortage
amounts to upwards of $800,000, $100,
000 of which can be traced to failures
of the Chemical National bank of this
and other banks in which he had
deposited state funds.
"I do not know where Mr. Taylor is
now, and do not know how long he re­
mained in Chicago. He is not far
away and the only reason he left Pierre
was to give his bondsmen an oppor­
tunity to realize on his assets and ar­
range matters."
Carter in the Lend.
HELENA, Jan. 12.—The Republican
senatorial caucus took live ballots dur­
ing the day and adjourned. The last
ballot stood: Carter, 20 Power, 19
Saunders, 10 Weed, 2 Story, 2.
five Chicago SI«uth- Searching Kor Tay­
lor Near That City.
CuiCAao, Jan. 12.— Five of tho
shrewdest (letuct.voi in the servico of
the city havo started on a trail giving
fair promise of leading to tho hiding
placo, probably in Chicago, of W. W.
Taylor, ex-treasurer of South Dakota,
who lias absconded, leaving a shortage
in his account-! of $1350.000.
Nows of tho development that
prompted this action was flashed to
Redfield, S. D., where Taylor lived,
and while detectives wore endeavoring
to find Taylor in Chicago, detectives in
Redfield were trying to unoarth tho
Btory of the circumstances that caused
ono C. II. Vinton of that city to writo
to the fugitive at Chicago under data
®f Dec. 28:
"I presume when we default in New
York on Jan. 1 in coupons wo will got
wires and tho devil will bo to pay
about Jau. 3."
Dispatches recoived in Chicago from
Redfield about "a conspiracy" make
this at least interesting, say tho detec­
tives who have the matter in charge.
Another Disnntrons llliize Causes a Lois of
TORONTO, Jan. 12.—A few minutes
betore 7 p. m. a blazo was noticed in
Osgoodby's publishing houso, next to
tho establishment which was destroyed
last Sutiday. The flames ate through
the block south to Wellington street,
burning tho largo far establishment of
Dunnett & Co. Next tho Cortieelli
silk warehouse was consumed. Brore
ton & Co., manufacturing agents
Boisseau & Co., wholesale clothing,
and 11. Darling, wholesale woolens,
were the next. The flame then leaped
across the slre.'t to tho south side of
Wellington aud destroyed Hart. & Rid­
dle's printing establishment and badly
scorched VVyldc, Grassett & Co. 's, dry
good--. At this time it was feared that
the wholo southern port-ion of the city
would lo destroyed, but a deluging
rainstorm set in ami prevented the
flames from spreading. Tho loss is
estimated at $375,000. Three persons
were seriously injured by jumping.
Decided to Go Ii»fore the Country on tlio
Money Issno Alone*
WASHINGTON, Jan. 12.—General A.
J. Warner, president of the American
Bi-nietallic league, admitted that a
conference of leading bi-motalists from
different parts of the country had been
held in this city recently. In this con­
nection he said:
"It was the decision of the confer­
ence that a strong and growing senti­
ment is manifesting itself in favor of
unity for the friends of bi-metalism, in
a bi-metallic party, and to appeal di­
rectly to the people on the money issue
alone. The consideration which seems
to be leading to this result is the wide­
spread conviction that thero is no hope
of restoring the bi-metallic staudard
through the Republican party, nor
through the Democratic party, as that
party is row coutrolled, and, on the
Other hand, that it is equally impossi
ble to accomplish this result within the
lines of the Populist party or to unite
on the Omaha platform, those in favor
of restoring tho bi-metallic standard as
it was before 1873, on tho government
control of the money question."
Korthvrest Board of Trade.
MINNEAPOLIS, Jan. 12.—From present
indications the proposed Northwest
board of trade will be a success. The
convention is called for next Wednes­
day, at tho board of trade rooms in the
Lumber Exchange. Representatives
will be present from Duluth, Yankton,
Fort Benton, Mon. Miles City, Fari­
bault, Pipestone, Cliatfield, Madison,
Minn. New Ulin, Webster, S. D.
Spring Valley, Fairmont, Devils Lake
and Brainerd.
Cannot Re Verified*
WASHINGTON, Jan. 12.—Thero is no
information in possession of the Chi­
nese, Japanese or Korean legations
here respecting either tho reported
sickness or assassination of the king of
Korea, as announced in dispatches from
Japan. The Korean legation has been
without any telegraphic communication
from their country about six months
and receive only occasional advices.
sympathy With a Iiusorvation.
LONDON, Jan. 12.—Tho Chronicle
expresses deep .sympathy with tho
starving Newfoundland fishermen, but
adds: "It is folly to expect such are
turn of confidence as will bring relict'
to tho colony until she submits her
accounts to a full and impartial in­
Snow on the Ranges.
CHAMBERLAIN, S. D., Jan. 12.—Stock­
men in town from tho bad lands sec­
tion of the ceded Sioux lands report
stock in the best possible condition.
Thus far cattle have obtained their liv­
ing upon the prairie. But little snow
has fallen on the ranges.
Suffocated by Gas.
NEW YORK, Jan. 12.—Two men and
a boy were suffocated by gas ia a room
on the third floor of the house 843
Grand strefet. Tho gas stove in the
room had been overturned and the pipe
by which it was connected had been
Itaeing For Superior.
WEST SUPERIOR. Wis., Jan. 18.— An
Eastern man has leased the Superior
Driving park and will convert it into a
kite shaped track, aud place it on the
Milwaukee, Minneapolis and St. Paul
RsM Huloon Licenses.
MAPLETON. Minn., Jau. 12.—The vil­
lage council of this place has raised the
saloon lice use from #500 to $750 aud
also passed iiu ordineuce which will
make several changes in the man
oou.inci.ug vi'juooua.
her of
Republican Congressmen Do Not Be­
lieve Great Britain Should Build
One to Hawaii,
This Government Should, However,
Get to Work and Build
One for Itself.
WASHINGTON, Jau. 12.—The recom­
mendation made -by President Cleve­
land that tho United States give its
consent to tho construction of a cable
to Hawaii by Great Britain does not
find favor among tho Republicans of
the houso. Representative Hitt of
Illinois, who is recognized as tho Re­
publican leader in the house on foreign
affairs, said that ho fully agreed with
the president that the Hawaiian islands
should havo the benefits of telegraphic
communication with tho world at
largo, but was strongly opposed to
putting their cable facilities under con­
trol of any government but the United
States. In the Fifty-first congress Mr.
Hitt offered an amendment to tho dip­
lomatic and consular appropriation bill
Providing l'"or a Survey
of a feasible route for a eablo between
Hawaii and San Francisco, and for the
preliminary steps toward the organiza­
tion of a company. On the ground of
economy, the proposition was defeated
by a small majority, the attoudanco
being limited. Mr*. Hitt is still in favor
of a subsidy for a Hawaiian cable.
"The United States," he says, "con­
trols most of the commerce with the
islands, and should control any cablo
company that is to bo under govern­
ment domination. With a British
cable this government would be under
great disadvantage in case of war or
grave international difficulties. Doubt­
less, Americans would bo free to use
tho cable for commercial purposes, but
it is doubtful whether wo would be
permitted to send messages in cipher
and treaty arrangements would be im­
practicable by which this government
would have tin privileges of communi­
cation for naval purposes in tho time
of war or other troubles.
As an Illustration.
"Great Britain maintains a cable be­
tween Bermuda and Nova Scotia,
which does not begin to pay for its
maintenance," he said, by way of illus­
tration. "Bermuda is a great strate­
gical point, with a powerful fortress.
Americans can order onions by that
cable, but Secretary Herbert could not
request one of our ships to put dyna­
mite on a British vessel and blow her
up, in the event such a proceeding was
deemed advisable."
This was, of course, said to illustrate
his point. Had there been cable com­
munication with the United States the
complications in Hawaii of the past
two years would have been greatly
simplified and partly averted, Mr. Hitt
says. He declares it to be a doubtful
form of economy to expend $35,000,000
annually for the maintenance of a navy
and neglect comparatively small ex­
penditures for the control of vessels, by
which they could be effectually handled
and kept under working orders by the
home government.
Thirteenth For the Thirteen Club.
NEW YORK, Jan. 12. —The 13th an­
nual meeting and dinner of the Thir­
teen Club will ta'ie place at the old
Knickerbocker Cottage, now Jaequin's
in Sixth avenue, in the room in which
the club was born 13 years ago. All
the surviving original members will be
present. The festivities will be pro­
longed until 13 minutes past 12 a. m.,
when all present will toast the 13th
birthday of the Thirteen club.
Brutal Husbands.
HARVEY, N. D., Jan. 12.—Two busi­
ness men here are reported to liavo re­
cently administered sever corporal cor­
rection to their better halves, which
has caused quite a scandal. One of the
ladies, whose husband used a liorso
whip on her, according to common re­
port, was so mortified that she took a
dose of aconite, and her life was only
saved by vigorous remedies.
A Brilliant Assemblage.
LONDON, Jan. 12. —A dispatch to The
DSily News from Paris says at the
grand diplomatic dinner given at tho
Palaco of the Elysee by President
Casimir-Perier, 95 guests were present.
The assemblage was a brilliant one.
Lady Dufferin, wife of the British am­
bassador, sat at the right of the presi­
dent, and s. Eustis, wife of the
American ambassador sat at his left.
New Chief Engineer.
ST. PAUL, Jan. 12.—The Great North
ern held its formal annual meetings
and re-elected all directors whose terms
expired in 1894. The board of directors
of the Great Northern has made a very
important and unexpected official
change in the appointment of John F.
Stevens as chief eugineer, vice N. D.
Miller, resigned.
Robbers Raid a Town.
HARTSHORN, I. T., Jan. 12.—The
town of Wilburton, several miles east
of here, was raided by a gang of five
robbers. They made one man give up
$2,000, then took three of his best
horses and rode away.
Superior and Eastern.
MADISON, Wis., Jan. 12.—Ex-State
Treasurer Hunner has gone to Mil­
waukee to attend a meeeting of the
capitalist! interested in the Superior
and Eastern road. At this meeting
plans will be completed for building
the new road from Superior to Sh eboy
gan or Menononee. Work will proba­
bly star: in the spring.
"TM 1' Wi 11 V- .J
Tlie North Ialot:i ICntlroad Commlislan
Wnnt More Tower.
BI 5SI\ROK, N. D., Jan. 12.—In their
report to the governor tho late railroad
commission recommends some radical
changes. They claim that several acts
passed by tho last legislature wore im­
practicable because power was not con
fered upon ho commission to enforco
them, and say that when tho enforce­
ment of a railroad law is left
to tho county authorities, it is use'ess to
expect them to bo effectual) because a
sheriff or county attornoy is not going
to involve his county in expensive liti­
gation with a wealthy railroad com­
pany. They say the coal rate law was
declared unconstitutional by tho attor­
ney general the law to compel a daily
train service was a farce, leaving it to
the roads themsolves to determino
whether a daily servico was necessary,
and the "Y" law was a dead letter be
causo nobody was empowered to en­
force it.
Tho commission strongly urges the
necessity of a chaugo in tho stato con­
stitution to make the board more of a
permanent body.
Northwestern Antimouopoly Protective
Association HuUJs its Annuil Meeting.
GRAND FORKS, N. D., Jan. 12.—At
tho animal meeting of tho Northwest­
ern Farmers Mutual Aid and Anti
inonopoly Protective association, the
secretary reported a membership of
2.3U0. Members of the association ship
their grain direct to a salaried agent of
the association at Duluth either for
salo thero or shipment to Europe ac
.col'ding to the market. A half cent
per bushel is deducted from the
returns to tho shipper for all ex­
penses, including agent's salary, stor­
age, insurance, etc. An auxiliary con­
vention has been organized to build a
lai\\j :rago elevator at Duluth, in
order to avoid 'the possibility of the
"mixing" process which farmers claim
they do with part of their wheat.
Ofiicsrs were elected for the year as
foliows: President, Colonel A. Knud
son, Grand Forks vice president, L. C.
Loisven, Grafton secretary, Thomas
Ulven, Grand Forks treasurer, C. W.
Peterson, Duluth.
The Cause Was the Sudden Disappeiranci
of the Groom.
GLENWOOD, Minn., Jan. 12.—Miss
Eugenia Giddings, daughter of Super­
intendent Giddingsof the Sawyer stock
farm at this place, a most estimable
young lady, and John Marcom, a gen­
tleman from California, were to be
married Thursday evening. Marcom
had been in town several days, but in
the morning he could not be found,
hence the wedding was indefinitely
postponed. A large number of friends
had been invited. No caus3 is known
for his mysterious disappearance.
Fair Association Quits.
Sioux CITY, Ia, Jan. 12.—The Inter­
state Fair association has thrown up
the sponge and announced it will not
try further to pay its debts, but will let
creditors take the property and sell it
under their liens. The association has
been badly embarrassed. A receiver
may be named, but the secured credit­
ors will get all the assets.
Trains liuried by Landslides.
WILLIAMSPORT, Pa., Jan. 12.—Three
freight trains on the Fall Brook and
the Philadelphia and Erie leading into
this city have been partially burie.l by
landslides resulting from the very
heavy snows and rainfalls of the past
48 hours. Fifteen miles of track on ihe
first named line between Blackwell
and Cammels are literally covered.
Montana*® New Senator Has .Seen Mttcb
Hard Wor
HELENA, Jau. U\— L?e Mantle,
chosen by the Republican caucus to fill
the vacancy in the United States sen­
ate from Montana, was born in Eng­
land in 1854. He came to this country
10 years ago aud worked on a faini
near Salt La'. City. He afterwards
drove toams on the construction of tho
Union Pacific railroad and •came a
telegraph operator in Idaho. He went
to Butte in ISTo aud opened an insur­
ance ofiice. Afterwards he founded a
daily paper, Tho luter-Monutain, of
which he is still proprietor.
Ho made money in real estate and
mines. He was several times elected a
member of the legislature and once a
ilelegato to tho national Republican
convention. Two years ago lie was ap­
pointed senator by the governor, but
was denied a seat. He is unmarried.
With Merclinnt.s and Manufacturers.
BALTIMORE, Jan. 12.—Coinp -Her
Eckels, Senators Gibson and Dubois,
and Representatives Tuckci, Allen,
Bynum, Graw, Springer, Boutclle,
Bankhead, Dolliver, Quigg, Mil liken
and Coffin, have accepted invitations
to attend the annual bauquet of the
Merchants and Manufacturers associa­
tion, Jau. 24. Senator Hill said to Sec­
retary John Blank: "I am not much
on dinners, but I have made one or two
exceptions recently.
Former South Dakota Politician Killed.
SIOUX FALLS, S. D., Jan. 12.—Yene
Fuller,' who used to be one of the fore­
most politicians among the farmers of
this county, was killed in a railroad
accident in Pennsylvania last Saturday.
He was taking a carload of poultry
from his farm in Missouri to New York
and was sleeping in the caboose when
the train was struck by another train.
He was iustantly killen.
Appropriation for Indians.
WASHINGTON, Jan. 12.—Work on the
Indian appropriation bill was finished
during the day by the house committee
on Indian affairs and the bill will be
reported to the house this week. Its
total, as previously stated, is about
|200,000 below the estimates.
Extent to Which Adulteration
of Food Is Carried on in
Adulteration So Well Done
That Merchants Cannot
Detect It.
WASHINGTON, Jan. 11.—It is to be
hoped that American food products are
purer than those sold in Germany, for
according to a special report submitted
to the department of state by Consul
Stevens at Annaberg, the Society for
the Prevention of Adulteration, of Sax­
ony, in tho past year has shown by
analysis that no less than 17.9 of the
substance examined in 715 analyses
contained objectionib'o adulteration.
The only Amorican product was dried
fruits, which were prohibited on the
ground of traces of zinc absorbed from
tho drying tables. Oil of citron con­
tained of that oil only a few per cent,
tho balance being other ingredients and
Iforoiftii Substances in flutter*
Butter, particularly from Austria,
contain::.I coacoannt oil, tallow and
other oils. Textile fabrics were dyed
with poisonous colors and wool staffs
showed cotton mixtures up to 85 per
cent. The spices in which meats had
been prepared contained tannin, sau­
sages living parasites. Fruit juices
were colored with chemicals. A sam­
ple of coffee was impregnated with a
filthy ingredient. Rye flour was adul­
terated with rice flour, buckwheat flour
with starch.
Bran was a composition of wheat
bran, rye bran, sand, dust, mites and
mite eggs, Olive oil was found to be
nothing but rape seed oil perfumed
with rosemary oil. So well was the
adulteration made that even experi­
enced merchants could not detect it.
What was sold as Rhenish Leibfran
milch proved to be as sour as vinegar.
The sweet Tokay wine was adulterated
with large addititious of sugar.
Consul Delay Gives Some Pointer* on
Protection of This Game.
WASHINGTON, Jan. 11.—UnitedStates
Consul General Dekay at Berlin, has
come forward in a report to the state
department, with a novel proposition
that should command immediate at­
tention on the part of social economists
as well as of sportsmen. He says the
abundance and excellence of venison
connot fail to impress persons who live
in German cities. Tt is a common dish
all the year around, and its price is so
moderate that only the poorest classes
fail to taste it now and then. The rea­
son for this is the high cultivation of
forestry and the care with which deer
are bred, fed and protected from poach­
ers. Considering the excellence of ven­
ison as food aud the small cost of rear­
ing deer under protection, it is, in
America especially, that steps to form
practical deer parks might be easy and
of profit.
Ilow It Could Be Dane.
In the neighborhood of great cities
the supply of water has to be regulated
by the preservation of large districts of
more or less mountainous and woody
country. In New Yorlc, for example,
the Croton watershed and the Adiron­
dack reservations might be easily used
as deer preserves, and the annual kill­
ing and side of animals of the proper
sort would furnish an income far be­
yond the aggregate salaries of over­
seers, foresters and guards. In Ger­
many great success has attended
the crossing of the American
wapiti, with tho native deer.
The consul culls attention to thu
recklessness with which, in our coun­
try, the wild animals have been de­
stroyed, bringing its own punishment,
and he urges that onr river reserva­
tions be stocked with wapiti aud vir­
gin deer, and the herds then regularly
decimated to supply the markets with
cheap and wholesome food. By a mod­
erate gun license, also, sportsmen
would derive much pleasure aud the
parks would be a source of revenue.
A Humor to That J'UVct Current iu St.
ST. PAUL, Jan 11.—Ir, is rumored
here that Washburn has decided
to withdraw from tho senatorial
contest in favor of anew man and that
himself and his managers will devote
all their energies and influences to his
election. Washburn men are bitter
against Nelson and will, it is said, vote
for any other candidate in order to de­
feat him. It has not as yet been an­
nounced who the Washburn eaudidate
will be, but rumor is busy with the
name of Charles A. Pillsbnry, and
there is but little doubt that before the
week is out Mr. Pillsbury's name will
take the place of that of Washburn in
opposition to Nelson.
New York Legislature Meets.
ALBANY, Jau. 11.—The winter ses­
sion of the New York state legislature
of 1893 was opened Wednesday night
with considerable enthusiasm and ex­
citement. The only measure of gen­
eral interest introduced during the
session was the greater New York bill
of Senator Reynolds.
Oelrichs Will Live in 'Frisco.
SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 11.—The fine
dwelling at the coiner of Pine and
Jones streets, closed most of the time
since the death of Mrs. Theresa Fair,
is to hava permanent occupants. Mr.
aud Mrs. Herman Oelrichs have de­
cided to make S Francisco their
temper, fear of impending calamity and a
thousand and one derangements of body and
mind, result from such pernicious practices.
All these are
NOW-A-DAYS the traveler is not only
enabled to travel from oue point to
another iu the very shortebt possible
time but also finds every imaginable
comfort on his train jnst the same as he
enjoys in his oun club or home. At least
that is the way he finds things on the
North-Western Limited between Minne­
apolis, St. Paul and Chicago and we all
call that train The Leader around here.
Der Wanderer, St. Paul.
FOR YEARS and years the North
Western Line has b»en the shortest line
between Alinneapo'ie, St. Paul acid Chi­
cago. Its roadbed is incomparable and
every improvement in the way of equip­
ment has been adopted by'itkintii today
its trains are the most completely equip­
ped trains ont of the Twin Cities. Every­
where good management shows itself in
first-class equipment, the best service
and everything else which goes to mnke
travel comfortable nowadays. Yes, the
Nort h-Western Line line is strictly in it
pvery where and at every point on its
7.90(5 miles of road.—The Lumberman,
At my place, t*o and one-half miles
west of Windsor, Nov. 15. one bay pony,
branded on left hip, wbite spot on
head. Owner call, pay charges and re­
move same.
Dr. Price's Cream Baking Powder
Most Perfect Made.
When Babj- was cijk, .vs gavo her Castoria.
When she was a Child, she cried for Castoria.
When she became 3Iiss, she clung to Castoria.
When she had Children, she gave them Castoria.
TaKen Up.
On the Se?4 Sec. 2. Twp. 144, R. 63,
one brown horse, six yeare old, weight
about 1,' 00 lbs., has three white feet and
branded Lo. on left shoulder, and same
brand on left thigh.
Taken Up.
It Should Be in Every House.
J. B. Wilson, 371 Clay St., Sharpsburg,
Pa., says he will not be without. Dr.
King's Mew Discovery for Consumption,
Coughs and Colds that it cured his wife
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