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By M. 11. JEWELL.
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The following from Governor Roose
volt's Ohio speech is good political dcc
triiio: "I come to speak to you because
we recognize through the nation that
the contest tins year in Ooliio is not,
and cannot be anything but a national
contest. It is idle to say it is local
yes, and worse than idle—it is dishon
est to make such an assertion where
the democratic platform lays its espec
ial stress upon national questions. jf
a party raises an issue which it knows
is a false issue, merely for the hope of
carrying an election, then that party
snows in the most striking way that it
is tlie enemy of the country and unlit
to be entrusted with its government.
If the spokesmen of a party do not
and cannot believe what they say,
whether in the way of denunciation
or promise and especially it' they prom
ise what they know they cannot per
forin, and what is palpably intended to
not result in performance but in vote
getting at the moment, then they in
snlt the conscience and the intelligence
of every freeman fit to exercise a free
"This is just what the democratic
party in Ohio lias done at this* time
and just what its leaders, national anil
local, from the top down, are doing
when they speak of expansion,on trusts
and on free silver. It is the sincere be
lief of all right minded men who have
the welfare of the nation close at heart
that the position taken by the Ohio de
mocracy. speaking in reality for the
national democracy in this campaign,
is one destructive or national prosper
ity at home and of national honor
•abroad. Moreover, it is impossible to
:avoid the conviction that their lead
ers know that this is true, but are will
ing to plunge the country into any dis
aster, provided only they can persuade
a sufficient number of dupes to put
them where they can gratify their
greed for office, their thirst for power.
I should not use such language in an
ordinary political contest. I use it now
as I should have used it had I been
alive during the years of the civil war,
The men whom we are now fighting
champion a cause which in its essen
tials is the same as that championed
by the Dough Kaces and the Copper
heads thirty-seven years ago. They
.vote the war a failure now, as tliey
voted it a failure then. They mouth
with hypocritical anxiety about a fre
press as they did then. They attack
the nation's credit and financial hon
esty now as they did then, and exactly
as in those days, when they struck at
an evil they struck at it insincerely, so
tliey strike insincerely at any real
abuse of the present time, offering uo
remedy and standing ready to hamper
those who would really offer one and
when they propose a remedy it is a
measure which would aggravate ten
times whatever of evil actually exists
"They wish to discuss the question
of trusts, an economic question, and of
expansion, which is really the question
of upholding abroad the honor of the
flag and the interest of the nation, and
of making us rise level to our duties
as a world power. They hope to avoid
much discussion of the silver question
—much discussion of their advocacy of
a dishonest dollar—trusting that there
by they shall be enabled to say to the
believers in free silver that they are
heartily In favor of It, and yet to fool
the men who stand for sound finances
l\v explaining to them that the ques
tion is really relegated to the rear and
is not a live Issue. They cannot lie both
for and against free silver, and as loug
as they are for it it mqkes no differ
once whether they shout of whisper
thuir allegiance. In either case they
would have to turn their words into
nets should they come into power, and
in both cases, therefore, the menace to
the prosperity of the country and the
welfare of its citizens are equally
great. The salvation of this country lies
to no small extent in the fact that
while the bulk of one people fully ap
piociat'e the importance of party, and
tlio usefulness of party government,
yet that, they put country above party.
So it was in the civil war wlten the
war democrats honored themselves by
standing by the country and so it will
ie now. for we have a right to call
upon all sincere lovers of the flag.upon
all believers in national honesty and
•ivic uprightness, upon all men who
wish to bring about the betterment
ind uplifting of the mass of the people,
to stand with us until the heresies for
which our opponents now light have
boon relegated to the unclean dust
where they belong."
The Nebraska republicans, under
such loaders as Senator Thurston, are
not straddling. The republican state
We heartily endorse the wise, con
servative and patriotic administration
of President McKinley, and congratu
late the president upon his success in
dealing with the delicate and difficult
problems arising from our war with
Spain, and we repose implicit confi
dence in his ability to cope with every
issue that may present itself for solu
tion in the future.
While we deplore the insurrection
in the Philippine islands, yet we re
cognize the duties and obligations im
posed upon our nation by the victory
of our navy and the matchless valor
of our army, resulting in the treaty of
Paris, which imposed upon the .presi
dent the duty of maintaining the au
thority of the United States over the
territory acquired thereby, and so long
as there is one gun pointed at an Am
erican soldier, so long as there is an
armed enemy assaulting our flag, so
long must patriotic and loyal Ameri
cans uphold our president in effecting
protection, tranquility and peace to all
who recognize our lawful occupation.
We adhere unequivocally to the
gold standard, and are unalterably op
posed to the free coinage of silver.
Gold lias been our standard since 1830
and is now the standard of every civ
ilized and important country in the
world. After more than twenty
years of harmful agitation, and a cam
paign of extraordinary earnestness
and full discussion, the people of the
United States by a majority of more
than 500.000 decided in favor of that
standard. Our experience and pres
ent prosperity, in the amplest and
fullest measure, demonstrate the wis
dom of that decision.
In Ohio, Kentucky and Maryland the
elections this fall will be of more than
passing interest. The Ohio campaign
will take on national importance from
the issues involved. In Kentucky
and Maryland it will be a fight be
tween the democrats and republicans
for control of state offices, but as na
tional policies will bo discussed before
the voters, their verdict at the polls
may be taken as forecasting in a meas
ure the presidential campaign. The
republicans will concentrate their best
efforts on Ohio, where, it is realized,
the party's Philippine policy will be
on trial before the people. The dem
ocrats, in attacking expansion, have
thrown down a gauntlet which the re
publicans gladly pick up. The repub
licans are going into the fight in the
belief that the best thought of the
state will endorse the administration's
attitude and administer an emphatic
rebuke to those who would advocate
the surrender of the Philippines to
A combination of circumstances
unfortunately prevented Grand Forks,
the metropolis of the lower Red River
valley, from sending a company of
volunteers to the Philippines, but the
unfaltering patriotism of her citizens
has been demonstrated just the same
by the iilterai contributions of her
people to the fund to bring the regi
ment home. With all prejudice and
all strife thrown one side, and recog
nizing the fact that the North Dakota
regiment represents the whole state
and not merely the communities from
which the companies hail, the city of
Grand Forks raised a magnificent
benefit fund and cheerfully appor
tioned it to communities financially
weaker but no less patriotic. Let
us hear no more from rival commun
ities about the lnck of patriotism of
The people of North Dakota can
take a great deal of pride in such
generous words as these from the
The North Dakota regiment broke
camp at San Francisco Tuesday, and
is now on Its way to receive the well
earned plaudits of an appreciative
state. The regiment noc only made
a splendid record in the Philippines,
but it added luster to that rccorD by
doing all Its fighting with tiie enemy,
and ending its part of th- war when
it boarded the 'ranspo.t for home.
Fargo expects President McKinley
October 13, and will endeavor to make
the occasion of jiis visit one of the
most notable Fargo has ever seen.
At a meeting held to make plans for
the reception Congressman Spalding
was delegated to go to St. P'aul and
endeavor to secure the necessary con
cessions to make the occasion one of
BISMARCK WEEKLY TRIBUNE: FRIDAY,
the most notable ever held in the
northwest. Mr. Spalding will en
deavor to secure free transportation
for all the companies of the North
Dakota regiment Including battery A
and the First Regiment band, as well
as all other bands In uniform, besides
the G. A. R. veterans throughout the
state, and a one fare rate for the gen
eral public. It is doubtful if this will
be secured, but it is thought probable
the railroads will transport the North
Dakota regiment free anyway.
Capt. Cogswell, of Company of
the First North Dakota, has accepted
his commission as captain in the vol
unteers and will resume his service in
the Philippines. The war department
lias granted him a leave of absence for
forty days, however, in order that he
may visit for a time at his home*.
Editor Streeter takes this mean shot
:it the county seat of Logan county:
The Homestead says there was a big
concourse of people present in Napo
leon at the recent session of court.
The haystacks must have been
crowded to overflowing.
Amos Allen lias been non-inated *o
succeed Czar Reed in congress. Un
like his distinguished predecessor, in:
believes in supporting the Philippine
policy of the administration.
.Terry Simpson was hooted off the
stage in Kansas, in the course of an
address. Enlightenment. is slowly
but surely overspreading the sun
The Fargo Argus publishes a very
creditable edition Monday, with a
grist of good material regarding the
First North Dakota.
It is estimated there will be two
millions of visitors in New York to
morrow—to see Dewey.
DeWitt's Little Early Risers perma
nently cures chronic constipation, bil
iousness, nervousness and worn-out
feeling cleanse and regulate the en
tire system. Small, pleasant, never
gripe or sicken—"famous little pdlls."
E. S. Beardsley.
The weather data, covering a period
of twenty-four years, have lieen com
piled from the weather bureau at Bis
marck for the month of October by
Mean or normal temperature. 44
degrees the warmest month was that
of 18!)2, with an average of 40 degrees
tilt coldest month was that of 1898,
with an average of 35) degrees the
highest temperature was 89 degrees
on 1-1S07 'the lowest temperature
wits —2 degrees on 29-1895.
Average for the month, 1.10 inches
average number of days with .01 of
an inch or more, 7 the greatest
monthly precipitation was 3.38 inches
in 1883 the least monthly precipita
tion was inches in 1889 the great
est monthly precipitation recorded in
any 24 consecutive hours was 1.50
inches on 20 and 21, 18S3 the great'
est .amount of snowfall recorded in
any 24 consecutive hours (record ex
tending to winter of 1884-85 only) was
5.8 inches on 4-1898.
CLOUDS AMD WEATHER.
Average number of clear days, 12
partly cloudy days, 11 cloudy days,
The prevailing winds have been from
the northwest the highest velocity of
the wind was 09 miles from the north
west on the 5th, 1870.
Croup is the terror of thousands of
young mothers because its outbreak
is so agonizing and frequently fatal.
Shiloli's Cough and Consumption Cure
acts like magic in cases of croup. It
has never been known to fail. The
worst cases relieved immediately
Price 25 cents and 50 cents. E. S.
Judge Winchester: In behalf of
the executive committee I want to ex
tend thanks to all who helped made
the celebration last night so decided
a success. To thank the several
committees who took hold of the work
so earnestly to thank the people who
contributed so cheerfully and those
who furnished edibles for the ban
quet the residents of .the county and
of the adjoining counties of McLean,
Morton, Emmons and Kidder who
gave cheerful assistance and deserve
our earnest thanks. The residents
of Fargo, Grand Forks and Grafton
also earn our thanks for their liberal
contributions to m'ake up the defi
ciency in our transportation so tiliat
all the boys could ride home free
The celebration has been a success
and we feel deeply grateful to every
Are grand, but skin eruptions rob life
of joy. Bucklen's Arnica Salve.cures
them, also old running and fever sores,
ulcers, bolls, felons, corns, warts, cuts,
bruises burns, scalds, chapped hands
and chilblains. Best pile cure on
earth. Drives out pains and acheB.
Only 25 cents a box. Cure guaranteed,
Sold by P. O. Remington druggist
AUTOMOBILES ON THE PRAIRIE.
Jamestown Alert: Yesterday pas
sengers on the north bound J. & -N.
train were greeted with a novel sight,
A "few miles north of New Rockford
a man in a prairie box buggy, with
the shafts raised and held in the air
by rope lines, was being propelled
along the road by the wind at a
good steady gait. He had a bouse
door fastened behind which caught
the stiff wind and sent the rig bowling
along the «m!ooth prairie road as
merrily as if pulled by a horse. As
the prairie sailor turned into the main
road he guided his rig without diffi
culty and in passing the train nodded
a hearty good day to the passengers.
He was about 3 miles from town and
had come some five or six and seemed
in a hurry to reach his destination.
Btuith* Tin Kind Yoatlmf
BY ORDER OF COMMITTEE.
A Vermilion, S. D., man has the fol
lowing letter: A syndicate of Chica
go capttalislta who are interested In
the oonatructttfon of a line or railway
from Bismarck, N. D„ south through
the Missouri river counties to Pierre,
Yankton and Vermilion, having as its
terminus the city of Omahn, Neb.,
have asked me to secure statistics
bearing on the wealth and resources
of Ciny county. If you will please
answer tliie questions below given and
return to me n.t the earliest possible
convenience, you will greatly oblige
me aud help me to secure a north and
south railway that would be of Im
mense benefit to us all.
Kodol Dyspepsia Cure is a scien
tific compound having the endorse
ment of eminent physicians and the
medical press. It "digest what you
eat" and positively cures dyspepsia.
M. A. Ketron, Bloomingdale, Tenn.,
says it cured him of indigestion of
ten years' standing. E. S. Beardsley.
List of letters remaining unclaimed
at the Bismarck postofflce for the
week ending September 30, 1899:
Miss Annie Anderson.
Mrs. Laura Drake.
Mrs. R. Falkeustein.
Miss Una Jensen.
Mrs. Clias. Rowe.
Andrew H. Burke.
A. H. Dodge.
Sergt. John W. Chapin.
F. E. Edwards.
Rev. N. J. Tliornquist.
F. H. Warden.
J. M. Wright.
In calling tor above please say ad
vertised and give date of this list.
Letters willrbe held two weeks before
being sent to dead letter office.
AGATHA G. PATTERSON. P. M.
The curse of overworked womankind,
are quickly and surely cured by Karl's
Cloyer Root Tea, the great blood puri
fier and tissue builder. Money re
funded if not satisfactory. Price 25
cents and 50 cents. E. S, Beardsley.
FORT RICE AND MANNING ITEMS
We had touch of winter Wednes
day. If there had been snow we
would have had a regular old bliz
Bentle.v's threshing machine broke
down and they had to quit* work, but
got started up again yesterday.
Duncan McDonald has finished
threshing he got about 1,800 bushels
of grain, an average of 20 bushels per
acre. How is that for a yield?
Jack Frost has been around lately
and the farmers are getting anxious
about their potatoes.
John McGowan and Chas. Ferris
were out to Chas. Cram's ranch Sun
day they report all cattle looking
There seems to be quite a harvest
of babies around here. Mr. and Mrs.
Wm. McDonald have a bouncing baby
girl, born Monday, Sept. 25. Mother
and child are doing well and Papa
McDonald loks proud indeed.
Mrs. Crawford is still at the hospi
tal in Bismarck. It will be some
weeks yet before she will be able to
Old fashions In dress may be re
vived, but no old-fashioned medicine
can replace Chamberlain's Colie, Choi
era and Diarrhoea Remedy. For sale
by E. S. Beardsley.
WASHINGTON IRVIN6 CIGARS
ALWAYS A PLEASING ^MOKE.
Came into my enclosure Sept. 8,
1899, one dark brown mare, few
wthite hairs in forehead, a scar ori
right front foot on inside, weigMt
about 800 or 900 pounds, no brands
W. S. TRIPLETT,
Glencoe, N. D.
FOR SALE FOR $250.
Finest building lot in the city. Easit
front, corner lot, 50 foot' on Fifth
A cap social will be held in tlie' Mc
Kenzie school house Friday evening,
Oct. 13. Each lady Is requested to
bring two caps and a luncili basket.
Mraic and recitations on the program
All* are cordially Invited to attend.
RABBIT AND HARE SKINS
A Mr. J. Author Wood, No. 418 Ellis
street, San Francisco, Gal., wan/fas to
buy 50,000 rabbit and bare skins. He
wants samples from North Dakota.'
Those interested should write to Mr.
Wood for particulars.
(First publioation Oct. 6, 1899.]
Notice of Timber Culture Final Proof.
Land Office at Bismarck, N. D., Sept 28, 1899,
Notiee ia hereby given that the following,
named settler has filed notice of his intention
to make flnal proof in support of his claim, and
that-said proof will be made before the Begister
and Receiver at Bismarck, N. D„ on Nov. 11
jor the ett, swX and lots S and 4 of Sec. 18, Twp
nS. north of ranee 79 weat, 5th P. M.
He names the following witnesses to prove
his continuous iwaldenoe upon and cultivation
of said land, via.:
Dick Tabor. sill of BUmmrck.N D.
A.3. M'QILLIVBAY, Register.
Men's Railroad Suit,
Suit, 5 OO
Men's Grey All Wool
Scotch Business Suit, 6 so
Men's Grey Herring
bone, no better Suit
Leads Others Follow
USUAL we placed our or
I for Fall and Winter
Goods early, beforeany
advance in prices and are now
sellirig Men's, Boys' and Child
at prices that cannot be beaten
by Eastern houses.
DO NOT send to St. Paul or
Chicago until you have been to
Bismarck and seen our
Men's Black Cheviot
Suit, 4 75
Men's Black Worsted
LINE OF OVERCOATS
These are made by the Best Overcoat House in
America, and you cannot fail to appreciate
the workmanship and material.
Before going to the Fair
9 Commercial Union, London, cash assets
$1.30 to -$3
Elegant Vestee Suits,
and 3 OO
Children's Reefers, as Fine As
sortment as will be found west
of St. Paul.
Men's. Tricot Lawn
Suit, -8 50
A good Fleeced Under
wear, per suit, 75®
Wool Fleeced Under
a I O O
Heavy Ribbed, others
sell at $1.50 we sell
for, per suit,
And get your Goods at Eastern Prices.
R. L. BEST & Co.,
First National Bank Block, Bismarck, N. D.
1 BYRNE'S INSURANCE AGENCY,
The Strongest in the North'west
IN AVERAGE CASH ASSETS.
2 The Home of New York, cash assets
N. Y. Underwriters, cash assets 11,183,659
9 German Alliance Association, cash assets
9 Fire Association, cash assets
4 Pennsylvania, cash assets
Average per company,
Benton Transportation Co.
Fort Yates, Winona, Cannon
Ball and intermediate points.
WaaHburn, Coal hfarbor and
...Apply to ~jf~ TT"
A good Hair Lined
All Wool Pants,
Do not miss These
All Wool Sweater for
Better Grade Sweater,' I 2$
Beautiful Colorings in
Sweaters, I gO
We have just returned from an Eastern
trip and bought the very newest features in
Shirts and Furnishing Goods at popular
prices. You cannot afford to miss seeing our
4} The Fidelity & Casualty Plate Glass and N. W. Mutual Life of
Milwaukee also represented.
OT 1^1 Blsmarok Bank I
General Superintendent, Bismarck.
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