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PUBLISHED EVEBY THURSDAY
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DCHKO. D. FISHER
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iwief.
ST, FRANCOIS COUNT!.
OVE DOLULM A YMAM
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alvkla laa W.
VOLUME XXVII.
FARMINGTON, ST. FRANCOIS CO.. MO., THURSDAY, JUNE 21, 19(H).
NUMBER 25.
raw u
scnMr. llvtae
urn ism'? BaT tTeeyraa
mnm
Wtrk Briefly ToW.
DT ALL TARTS OF" THE I NION
All Ihn l.iict Scan of Interest fpiim
WuHlilugtnn. Front the Kant. Hie
WH Mi the Hotltli.
THE LATEST KOUEIOS DISPATCHES)
i MM MMMM.
IMH the 1'nlled Main for
May amounted lo WTMo.llo. mi In
crease ( (TJ '"" MM the mho
iii'Miiii laat i.-.,r.
II has Mm drddoa by thr I nltrd
Mates court. if claim t lint llror Ad
miral Sampson formally In mm
MMl during thr fight with Ut
vrru I'rr.lilrnt MrKiu'' ha teourd a
proclamation fnrir illy announcing the
(MltMMII of . reelpeaBJ MM
Ml with Porttiiral.
MfwM of f Id, -liver and minor
coin amounting In f l.nnn.iion. wa. made
In I Ik treasury '. partment to pnrtn
Men.
Thr foreign trail, fur this fiscal year
Kill hreuk nil record"
It I. .houu l tin- nnnn.il rrniljnrt
tin nt sf postmaster." salaries that thr
pr. .uimtial office now numfnar lflB,
an InrrraM- of over last year
There an- in; fimt i !. (Ml rcnnd
elo. ami 1,121 thlriWrl..
TMf. KT.
QeaflM T' ll'i'i'i Wrtmorr ha. hern
reelected I nilcil Mai. ..nntairbt thr
republican. In thr Rhode Island legis
lat iirr.
On a logging t H 1 1" mill at Cnmmal.
Pa , ix men M ii killed ntiil anolhrr In
Jlirnl
Ml II Beater, "f MontpeMer. h
born nntiiinni.il fur govcrtMf by Vrr
tmint ' : I
In thr frdernl court in Nrw York
3nM Tnwmarlld ! aj idee) that Turin
Iticn remain a fur. irn country tintil
roiicrc. iln-lurrs oil,orwie.
In liiH-hr.trr. N V thr anlversilj
ronfrrrcal thr degree nf doctor of ln
on On Klwrll Htrilirn tltla, nf thr
rln.s "I '1
In Philndelphia thr one hunrlrr.l
am) twenty third MrtMaqT of thr
AtBOlhojB fl(T MM observed by pn-
trlntii' MK'Ifllr.
Hv a flrr In n tci -mcnt hnnr In
Nrii Vnrk Iwnlrl Mnrrlnn ami hi.
Mifr nml tft MMn It nnil lanlrl Mill
it nrrr luirnril In ih'iith.
WriT Hll nl TH.
Thr lllinail MtajBln '" KM rrpuli
HiMti natlnnnl MMllM MMMM In
hnn Kranri.m.
Y.y t.... Urakr ha y:rrrt MMJH to
Itrakr nnlirrr.lty In lr. Moin. la.
Mii'Tir.ntn. p.ivrrnnr .rnt mrmnnl
tli.ii tn trMii. nrar Wnlkrr. Minn.. In
antlrliiilliin of a flrht tli thr lrrh
Iji.i Inilian..
Thr Ohio tlrniiirrnir In.trnrtr.l
thrlr ilrlrpntr. to III. Kntl.at-1 K) "in
tIBlluW la voir fnr ihr rmomlnntloti nf
W .1 llriim for itr-i(lrnl anil noni
lnat.il II II MrKiu1'!' I fur .rrrrlari nf
Flair.
Thr nhl-.t nf thr mlaalon linllan.
nf t'nllfiirnln. Mr.. OaWMMto, 4W nt
hnu I i tr . ni?nl IH fMH.
From Manila thr trnn.jwr! (iran'
arrlml In Snn Kr.mrirn with n mini-1-r
nf .nhllrr..
tirn M. II Ihn i.. nf Si.nix I'ity. ha.
Irn rlrrtnl i!. nrtmrttt NMMMMl
hi ihr limn Qnwd Arini if thr llrpuli
M.
Imit llrilhmn'. IWMMM ion to r
trnilltr W. 8. Taylor frnm Indiana ta
Krtitnrky na. not hnnorri! liy dot
Mmint .
In Ki""ii Kan.. miIihhi mirror, and
HtlatN nrrr ama.hrd liy a MMl
wImi rlaimnl ihr Ixrd dlrrrtrd hrr ac
tion. In h daaMtta thr throat of Shrrmnn
T. MlltaMi prrililml nf thr St.
Ftrrit Cm Kmploic' union. MM cut.
Onr .-fir MM lihinti up hi dynamite and
a mall MM fired upon Thr thlrtrrnth
victim rf thr alrlkr haadlrd
Thr ajM prohlbltiooi.t. havr nom
inated a KM tlrkrt hradrd hy P. P.
rill.btiri nf Vrl(fht county, for.ee
rrlary of .lafr.
In IHalM In Milnnukrr ihr National
A.aorintinn of (rrdlt Mm favor
federal lerl.la1lon to eatahliah a uni
form .y.lcin of lankrupti-i !.r..iifh
out thr I'nltrd Htatra.
At Sprinfr Valley. III., the coal atrlke
ended, after laattna; SO day., at a coat of
f.vt.noo.
In llraxoa county, Tex.. Ilenann
William, and hi. aon Willlnm Irol
oml). wrre .hot drad from nmhttah
An rxplnaion of dynamite at thr
Hale mine, thrrr mllr from Illwahlk,
Minn . kllleil five men
K. C. IHrtT. thrrr ihiuifhter. vrrrr
marrlrr) nt thr nnir time at thrlr
honw nr.ir KaHna. Kan , tn thrrr
nterchanta.
In thr Cnloaabua Inflrmarr at Ma
hon, O.. Jamr-c Rnldlrk iMed ngrA 1H
reara He waa Iwirn a .lave In Vir
ginia In 1777.
The anion of the democratic ntate
convrntlnna In California, Mlaaottrl,
Kentucky. (Iroriria nml Vermont an
num W J. Hrvan of tbr nomination
for prraidrrrt on thr drmocratic
tlrkrt
J. I) Hockrfrllrr parr Urtilann tint
vrtallr at (.ranvllle. O , 00,OOC
Tnornan Ilach. SO year, old, moved
by atninac Jralouav nf an adupier
daufrhtrr. ahot and killed MolHr Bach,
If year old. near I.oulaville. Ky .
and' thro killed himrrlf
John Rafr. after wrrln(f 17 yeara
of a lifr aentence fur murder, ha been
releaaed from tbr Mlc-hljran Clly (Ind.)
priatrn. hla lonocencr of the oritur bar
Inf hern eatabliahrtV
The Oaotyfa drmoeraat have ntnw
InateA All D Candler for povernor.
la the Kbh'h Iowa dlatrlet thr re
I'ubliean. unanimou.Iy renominated
W. P Hepburn for conirraaa and T.
L. Hamilton In the Fourth dlatrlet of
Mlohigaa.
A court la California dtrHdad that
marriaffe of peraonit within a vaar
after Bf orw In that mate i. InvaHd.
nmmun imi.i.ir.Kt.
Atwrvican troop, captured On.
Slmu, who baa rerrntly taen operat
lt,g Kith 1,000 guerrilla In l'amfmn
iro and BiJuei) j.rovlnw iu tbr Phll-
11
HISTORY
1
A M.tnila di.piiti h rrK.rt thr cap
t.or of lien, ( an .tnny, a leader of
eiirrrilla. in THiir:i iti:m prorincr.
Japan nnil attawla aTl makinir rnnr
moil vinr aTtrWIatfoM and a rla.h ur
I ween ihr powi r i i tiic'tcd.
(hinr.r err till rear hla at Peklnf
to rr.i.t the Dilimtc. of InteriiMtionnl
column., linn, wrrr trains over tbr
American mi..iin anil tbr Rrlti.h I"
(ration lr. Kdnn li. Trrrt. of Ilnaton.
Mrtho.li.1 mi it.-it, wan .....rdrrr:!
at TkunaT-lliia. Thr rmprean dowarrr
ha. nilhdrnwn hrr nlijertloa lo thr
Inntllnirof forelfrn triMM.
Fntrll.il line, of communication
Here rr.tored lhroii.'li the defeat of
l.rn. IlrWrt hi fort i ninlrr M. lhnrn
and Kitchener, l.or.1 llohrrt. "ttaeked
ihr liner force, undrr lien IVnthaa fen
mil. from Prrtnrin hut waeunnblrto
atbMMj thrm.
Flame, deatrnyrd Ihr rK hall nt fkv
(,-ota. Cnloml.ln, mid M prr.on. loat
their Ihr.
A war Ixlween llumla nnd Japan
.rem now null . ruatlon of a abort
time and tb car. forbear tier.
Adiiee. from ahanatiai tell of tha
murib r of n forrlpn mini lr' and tha
hurnioir "f ihr Japannae leaation In
IVklntr Chlneae troop, virre iletrr.
minrd to reaMt the ail nice of tht
relief force and Jnpm thrratcned
wnr.
Ovrr ri.noo,0ii famlur nffrrrr In
India nrr r.-neiiina lellef
Raal of Pretoria ln! Iloherta drore
linrk I lie llorr. IhiI r) look a
atiuar io;tton artlbo toaa liotc
ert i now rnalilnl to ci irratc with
the nrmy in Natal
Mm i atbrrinr Oirnm lilnd.tonr,
olaVia of William K filadatoaa, thr
noie.1 Knffii.b .tatr.inai -In-.! at Ha
vriirden cB.tlr baajOon. at-.il kt Trara.
i.tt:k M.wa.
The cntnnilttee nf I hi bureau of
Atiirrii-uii MMMkfM derkli 'I. on the
l.'.tb. Hint tb. mil IntaraMaMal
conirrr.s of American rrpulilira aball
OMM inlilr in. the City of Mental nrt
yrar wiinc time Mltwrn Vpril and
July. The Mivi.nn (II I n. inrnt will
Ba r.in-t.d to tl I In pud datr wlth
)u ihr liiiiitut 1010 bj ii doaro.
Iu the I iiitnl Mate ult court at
Nr l.rk the jull in Ihr caw in
Hhi. h Mra. I'ln 111 K. llodM auril to
rcrun r r.4.oii oorih ol rati eied
one ear bMb on rliart'i intent to
taaM aatlaav ratarat I a icrtllet. on tier
IMh. for the claimmit Mn lolrr. al
ter hull nu hoar! dellberatklBV
Ihr BMMat of li" JapajaaM cbau
rtiior of kcajaUaa at i'ekla by tb'
t bitana lajaaibil irtHrp. baa nrouci
Mm laataag la .1.1pm 1 1" praaa uriecr
Ihr iroiermiH'Ut In 1 UM 1 irafkf n-piira-tion.
I'.ijrlii wnr abip. .in to l- mmiI
tn Taha.
The llritili war oflin raaani In the
Jmnmcilll tajl at lilnrnt . on I lie .tli, an
nouuriiifr that 11 u pr.-pnml to ac
rrpi 11 i otiiNu.itc valaateer militia con
linK.nl ftom .liininirn, Trinidad and
Dem i m 11 fur BjMM AaMWal
Tin tutrmoiit of the trca.uri Uil
ajaaa in tbr irencrnl fund, caclualir of
the ; ....li.ii gold iraervc in the di
ll. loll of redemption, lanued on the
l.'ith. ahowevl: VaUaMt BaM Imliinii'.
,n:.;-.n , ;.'.ni 1,1.17.
A MM niiibdi ha- iipeanil at tVady
HiiIIm, ill tin S0111l.n1, prrarliiiiK tin.
prai laination. thill I hri.t uould BaM
I., aaaa ajaaa aartk. Mr na. aOTaani
lo lh.- pncrliliH-ut, tOrrlher with tj
mill. -i.-nta.
The rciort ol thr BMMl Mlaal of ihr
Colombian n .oliilioni.t 111 the Slut
ol Saiiiiiiiilrr 1. confirmed. The rcln-l
aaatal rita MaaaaM haaaa. aud ia
uovt u ISaWltltra.
II. to Hun A to. reportr.l. on ih
IJIIi "Fiiilnir. lor the in.-k haic
Maa IM in lh." t inted Stale. iifainhl
IU laa) vaar, ami n in Oaaada, uKuuiat
'h hint yeut "
Tataailj aMIIioajaJ aaaaTtaaattaM
acn- iidiiiilied lo mm mbi'r.hip in the
fciier.il coiifen nr at Minucnmli'.
Minn . of the I'niti d .Norwrci.iu i-hincb
on the l.'.lh.
1 t,r bjbMi IwalHj u"'11 I"1" f
proiruitcil 1111 addltlouiil IjaMyMf
mark lor dcei-iiinR the W .-.er.
The intriMlin Inui of the cciiiijrrHdr
ihrruiomrt. r inin 1'iuaaia bus Mn oi
lman decreed.
Fvporta of cold nnd nllier from tha
iHirl nf New York, lor Ihr week mini
on the 16th. apjrrrfc-aied IMMIi in .11
icr lmr nnil coin, ind iJ,57li..'i.'i pild.
a totnl of tt.UO.Aou. BpaMM MaJ nf
t.'.ttl.lll amid and tiller in the .nine
ni-ck laat year. Nine. Jiinuury 1 tb
cxi. Tt of oh ha-r Ik en MaVffTi
07 and ailvrr aK.tllo.M., narnliiat
I.i..Vji,.i:ii. irohl mid U.I2:.,1J. ilcr in
the nuiiir period laar year.
The war drmrtment MjMMi that thr
cualotna receipt in tbr Inland of MM
for the firat four month of IMI wrra
...! 1 1. an iiicrraae nf tVoV.nll uicr
thr eoatoma rccrlpla for tlie corrr
Kndina; inoulh of tbr prrrrdinir year,
Tbr rrcelpt al the km- of llniana for
ihr four month, of 1WK) wi re l.lb,
7t, aa agaluat (3JM:.U for tbc corrr
apondinir period of lnW9.
Thr big; I'nlou yrnin cleinlor. lo-
ratcd on the Weal lilvcr laitimu lull
a few block from thr 1 11 ion dct, at
Kaniaaa City. Mo., una ikoatmycl by
nte, 011 the 17lh, emiaina a damairr of
our one hundred ihoiuuind dollar.
I9M buildlnff a- inlued at f7U,ntiu.
aud It coutalne.l 111.000 worth of
wheat, all of whim waa daatroinl.
The Or Muinr (la.) audlloi Him,
uaed for a com 1 11 1 inn !inll and con
triH'trd a yrar airo 11'. a eoat of 40,-
000, waa deatmyrd li Are on (he Irtth.
It waa Inaured lot JUJ.OOU. The oria;in
of the fire la a iin-ini, and Ihr Mlti
sccno to lie that it a incendiary . Tha
aiHlilorium will br rebuilt iinincdiaU-
iy.
Tbr circular of the navy drartmrnt
iwtllnx 'or peopowil for niipplyiuir
armor, require bida to br aiibmiltrd
Aaruat 10 mat. So time limit for dr
liverlea la Hani by thr circular, but
bidder are imitrtl 10 aubmit pt(iioai
tlooa upon the umleratandinir that
early dellrerv w ill liirareia the awarda
Tba total BBmbvi of emleranta who
IMMi thioueb Hin l.ur; and Itremea
laat month a H, M, aa again to,
13 during Mav lf' The total num
Iwr tor the trt montba of the otir
renl year waa 9IJU ganat i,71 for
the eorreaimniliuK latTM 01 aat year,
Three men wnr killed and It per
unit ware injured In Philadelphia,
ou tha 17th. by an rxpioaloii of run
nowder and dynamite uaed in tba
maimfactare ol ftrrHorha.
The royal library oi lierttn ha pur-
chaed the rerrnt1, iliacoirtnl curra
apouilrnc ot Aleiui ler voo Hau bold t,
MTvif Uk yanr fra VMS V im.
MISSOURI STATE NEWS.
. I ' : lil.rU.,
The follt-winif rhaiia'ca In .tiiieV
rr' milarir. are reporlcil fur .Mt-Mmrf;
Neviiila advnrei1 f-.nn ml i" nrai
clva. Uuiler. Fultnn n1 wrbb nt.
i.ncvd lrom Iblru in m-rniii Maaa; .l.lfer
.m llarraeaa rrleaate.1 fr-im talff la
fourth rlaa
Inerraw ol dnUrtra- A.h Ueoi.- 1.10
to II. m. Aur..rn. Il,a 10 ll.luj, 11, 1 ler, II.-
71. .. t 11 nilii l.l. II I 1 ".
BIHr. II au lo n.ant. lirei jjinn II-
Il.im. liiun.wKk. Ii 1 ti '.
r. tl m i tl.v 'arieniii- 11 n.
Hi- ' ,1- lilrarilmu. !. 10 UJNl
t'nrth(r. C.aa lo AW; CentralM ll.ar)
10 fl ifti I'arutbmrllla, M.' ,M ti e;
l'harlrt'. tl. la W.taa elarkMllle. H -
n- 11. aa i i.iii.n. tl.aou t.. i.i" i..ni
ihan n.lM to II. SB). RMoranu Hiirin. II.-
ew lo II. kW Fulton. II a to B.w" H.lla
tin. il.ato to ll.aw, Hrrman. H.' la II,-
an. i nkii.. li.io In li.tai. i- nri
enre, B lat to UM; J'-pltu. C.ani to b a,
Kaaaatl UltoU Kerteavllli i: wn
lo l. an La Oranar. II. Iu 11. ia. 1-ha-nou.
li.ua 10 It aa 1.. . Hummn ll.Ml 10
II. an. l.lnneu.. II. WO lo tl.WO. U H,-
aa to bum, M.Men. n an la li.i Mat
line. 11. t ii ,Tm Mirtiroe 1 in .m
tn Ut., Mnui.it t'llv. II. Ml) 10 II. n N")
.ho fi. ;m 10 II, aa, Mountain liror. 11. at
!o ll.kBI Nevada. B.V' 10 P IH'h
mi.o.1. II i., ll.;., u ,1. m. II l i t" II. WO;
Urruxlr l. in, to 11 Hpriiicilrhl. M
auBr: aoutn at j,wpii. sx.iw, m 1.: w
a lalia, n am m II. an. Verwllle. tl lot
10 11. weoti 1 -iiy. li.Jta 10 n.ia: v-i
nain.. i.tw' ia n.
OeT-a... M.nlrlon IHi SI. WO t MM:
Canloa. Il.au, lo tl M. H- lden. fl.Btt to II.-
i' Mii .hnelil II. IW I" II "HI. Sl.iy.Ymr.
12 M t- t: Oft. Mexl.,, Sl.too M CM.
Mimiaiiaterv 1 "liy. SI . an lo II. ami ,,ant
Varaaa II to Sl.aai (Mna. tLM 1,1 II,-
W rilkr.1,,11 Sli tl- SI. MO. Wrlmler
Hi, v.. I1.BW to tl.V. Wllevlll. ll.Ml to
Km
Meeeat Dralh.
Chnrlea Wrllina, onr of the inoal
pmmini-nt MM of Miuthra.i 1 -ouri,
nt Jarknon. after a Inn-, mi"
1 ! 1 1 - - - . al the g.- of 101.
lleury (irirnlieck. ajri-d 6;". -II
kuiiivu aritfHip brcwi-ra, iti St. Imi..
.lame. Anilrrann. :'irnl T"), cl has
home near likc HprinR. ltent roUBlfi
.Mr. Aiuicnvii hu iirri a rmliirtit of
IV nt county for MSM tear, and nl
the MM of hi. , i nn. the w, alibi
i-t man in She room v.
lohn M. MHrnutduke. for many year
a .tnrkholdcr in mid i-ii.bier of tin- .at-
I111H Iwnk at aaMMJ He MM eoutlneil
to hi. home al.illl n inonfh. Ik-ei-an-d
i a. M year, of iifre. ami waa Mfa in
Iticbinnnil county, n. He Ml Hi a
wiilnn aud tun rhlldn-n. He anW a
member of the uell-k tn : .1 ii Mariu niiikr
family, nnd im. n protoiiirnt i-hiin h
mini nml Frcemanon
t alker I karaed W lib MMMM
Itr. A. II. On h. of Hbaldon. Ver
non county, (rule ImmiiI In a .iln-n
court at Nevada lo answer at the next
term ol the Vernon i, unity riraaJt
court to the ebnrrrc of kiiliiiinir.
rhc aarraal lat hi. nrrrat . laamd
timu infnrtiialioii tiled by hi O0 in
law of one awafci John Wrat. 'il f
Nbeldon. Vouiifr Wet and Mi
Crouch, neither of whom 1 of aire.
c -c mnrrieil at Loumr. The lather uf
li e bride irot , - , ,i. of hi. ilia iifrl
ler in an liuur nfler the marria;e cera
UKiny and .piritnl hi r away.
Klaaed With l.ler-l-la...
Iltiitrht lirern, 11 ynuii! MM -3
n ,, rant of Milan. MwffMI hi. wife
mill I hre. eh'Mren. iiihI went In Milan
villi Mi. Ada M.irley. hi. tirtrr-ln-low.
They tayed until bairniiiir,
when they left for Oyiincy, hut wera
.lopM-d by a tehfl nil ill Kirk.iillr,
ami tnkrn buck by n drpi,i MMML
.Mi. Mnili i father of llw irl. una
aaraHWajl their n-turn. and wa by
lost, kepi from takioi: Ike law into
hi. own bnniK II ul, Mi-- Muriel MMl
(.m n hnie heretofore MrtlC tin lieat
id repolution.
But Hall.ned With Wloil lie Hal.
Huit ha. baaa tll.-il at lii'li-jicudcnco
by NiiKih-on A. laii-bnM-lli a rcideni
af Taaaav 10 jMaat the a ill of ms MM
Jo.epb llenoi.t. II lleiiltbl and eeccn
trie BBOBranr, who BaM Anuu.l U l"W,
MsaMji mi ratatt ralaad ai to
WMM educational and charitable in
.titulion. MMMJ Iher iH-nelh-iarie.
of thr will i. the t bri.i inn llnither'
ollet'e. of SI liili.. lo Which wa. left
Slo.lHm. I.neha-i'lli i- a ball brother of
the ileccaiM'd. nnd In. .ban of the ra
talc MM M led of two I rank tilled M lib
ild clothe..
il. hi MM Itaaa-
liov Stephen. ha ci iuniuled tha
aenteiu'iul IHnid aWlar l.i M at BUI IB
tier M'nlleiiliiiry. Mill,-r w,i m-ii-trncrd
nt the Aprit term of tin -u-prcme
MMi (on npie:il from lh. Halt
rouiitv circuit court I lo la I. nm l
June IS for kllliiiK Haniucl run. Tha
K.niirtbu wa n clr nunijuiinl nl
deiicc. .ludirr lialbmn i nn. U-fort
whom tin caar wa. In d ihr IMMf
rutin -itlnmey and t!" hMM joined
in ii.kinc rvn-uliie i l-iiicney on (be
roouit uf MaaMM ronucllon.
liar ta Drake I BMMMM.
Wn. Clinton lai-khart. MM prra
Ident of ( nnton uiiivcmlly, ha ra
1i BJ an p.i.toi of the church al Mon
ti, .-I,., He ha Mta llaatl pn-.ident
ol Urake unii.i -.iti ill DM Molm-a, la.
Tke Wlllio... Tell Haekrt.
liobcrt llorale. a 13-ycar-old tit,
Uniln lioy. eaaayrd thr role of William
Tell, ami in ttrinptiiir to .hoot a
brick from thr heaii of nlnr-yeiir-old
MM Collier ahot him in Ihr faca.
Mad n narrow tVarapr.
Ughlnlnir .truck the bou-i- ol (. fl.
Jenkln.. nt Uuiler, nnd alni.Mt MaV
ihed It. Mra. Jenbina mid rhililrru
a narrow -..-.-(- from la-iojr killed.
A Hauar Shay.
Ihjvid IHoek, St. Ixmit, celebrated
hi aeicnty-aeonml Wrthday anniier
mry by prcentlnfr to ea-h ul hi chil
utcn SS.OOO Iu ifoiei iimi nt haaM.
Will rleki ole tha fawrtli.
Uov. Stephen, luxe "fimntrd a reaplta
to Uoberl Ciwheoberry, who waa con
vietrd of murder In the final degree ba
Clinton county. OBtU July Jo.
flee at Ava.
At Ara thr two-atory atorr brlonfrlni;
to W. J. Turner . tojrether with eutlre
contrnt. wa i.eatroyad by flrr.
116,000; inram-e. M.OOO-
Wa roawtl leaded
Tm ciiianiih rannon etn t
City for pahlla cxarainatloii a. a
trophy waa (on nri tn br loaded almort
to the musale.
rata tha feaalty-
Krneat K. tSevwmfer, ap.il ti, waa
handed at Uberty, for the murder of
Mux Delia Cleveajrrr. hi coualn. aad
Ueorfe Allen.
M. -" I.' ratoaa Market.
The Mil providing tar the ml at tb
Jaios iiairk-u. St. iaoato. for r.U.(xn,
rf tba council
ii! ii ii mi.
Newt From China Interrupted and
Government Officers Gal
ling Uneasy.
AOMIML KEMP. NOT EVEN HEARD FROM.
rb U.r.al Will Sfak. Balranrdlaarr
eanrt. I Up lw.aaatt.llM d
Will. Maaawklla, IMpak a load rare,
a row Ma. 11. la Aid Uk larvlkal
Mb
Warhiiifrton, June The third day
PbmhiI MMM a alnfle line f nrw.
from any nfllelol aource reapertlna' the
critical .ituuiion In China. All day the
telrpraph ofllcr at thr While Houn
and in the .tatr, war and nary depart
moot wcrr manned, but no word cam'
Inojulrie of the rnblr compaoim
kbowi d thai tiot.mly were the communi
cation, by wire with I'rkin, laku, Tlea
fain and all northern China aiiapendrd,
but th" MMl coavrird lltlbj en-otir-aaeinrnt
for the hope that they would
lie aoun reopened.
IMi.aalaalla. rat OB-
The war deirtment early in the day
received the following ineajr from
thr Wmtrrn Union MMMMM at
iNrw York;
"Thr only newa from the eaat to
day I a notice of thr intrrruption aj
the Iireal Northern line hetwn-n
Illaciiwe.trhrn.k aid: Tachlta, which
nte. nlT all MMMMM with China
inil Juiuiu ila that routr."
The line referred M I a land wlra
i untnn. out of Pekln to Tachlta to the
north and innnectlna with the Kiiian
Siberian y.tem. 1 hence land wirea
run thnuiKli Corea nnd by a abort ca
blc aero to Na pi .a i.i. Japan.
The Mf d.-portinent. durinfr the
clay, made nu effort to reach Hrar-Ad-miral
Kcmpff on hi. flarhip Newark,
nt tbr Tuku ofHce al the mouth of the
l'ri-Ho rlvrr. A colilrrrani waa ad
Irra.eil Iu thr raimmandrr of thr I'nlt
ed State Menmahlp Yorktown al Cbe
Foo. the neareat treaty port to Taku.
nn the iiortbrru ldr of thr Shnntune
penin.nln, reieatinn (be mcMaar In
dHM la Admiral Krmpff laat Thunt
day, iu'uirln( aa to hi altuatioa, thr
, ,, million, at Prkin tl laat report, and
lata hi nerd for more mrn and hlp.
. nl ilnrrtinp Ihc commander lo lake
ihr incnre at once lo Taku and re
turn with the nwei
Dot Ike Beat II MM
The department doe not know
whether IM mriuuia-r In I hrfoo can !
delivered, but made the effort. From
GMM to laku ia only a ainlr day'
run for the Yorktown, o that an
ananer from Admiral Krmpff hould
lie received by Monday night. If Chefoo
can I reached to-day.
Wll. Itraert laa mher Mraaa.
Failina In thl. effort, reaort trill M
apeedlly bail tn other meaaurea, if,
meantime word I. not received from
ome one iu authority in China. Juat
what i or will l folio we, I ia not
ycl ileterminnl. Admiral lirmry. at
Manila. i proliably too far away from
tbr crnr; the run to Taku would oc
cupy a work' tlmr. It la proliablr
thai thr nrareat Cnllrd State cmiaul
to Taku, who i atlll within rrach of
thr eahir. will br wirrd In.lructioua
to rhurirr n .jierdy uirrcbant atramrr
at oner to run to Taku with thr dc
p.iitiu. . mraaaifr. Naifaaakl, Japan,
i thr nearr.t port, but lccaur I lie
wire, from I hat point to thr L ulled
Male. em. Siberia and Knrope nvrr
liind. prrhaat, thr l-.t roulr would be
via Shnnphal and Ihe sylem of brief
Mktal tin India ami the Hrd and the
Mcdilrrrnur.m eaa.
oi. h Karee fr.,, Maalla.
tMawbSMI if the i nnmiinlcation. re
main intrrrnnled with Taku. il I cer
tain thai a BMMSJf 'f ordrn I at
once at Mnniln to dl.patch more naval
force, or lroaii on Iranaporta, to ra
inforrr Admiral Krinpff and rxlrnd
aid to thr Intrrnatiiinal rem column,
wktsaV It i" la'itiimiiik' to be fearni, La
llnadf In orr nrnl ct help.
laealtalilr llelay.
(icn. MM Vrtli ur prolmbly would re
quirr a frw day lo prepare a military
MMaVfJaaV, owing to the Inadvlnability
of rrdiirinir hi. preaent maU rnrrlcn
in Manila. F.ven Admiral MMJ may
br MMM Ml delay nrndinK rhlm, ow
ing lo Ihr nliaencr 1 1 the atnallrr craft
auitablr for auch service aa ia re
qulrnl on ncontiiif tluty among Ihe inl
and of the nrchlpclngo.
Aatlaa Alaaat Krleaaa.
The .1 ile department to-day received
numernuK trlcgrnm., fn-m relative and
trlenda of Americana In northern
( him. and in I'rkin. praying for IMBJ
tnmliinc the welfare of their fiirnil.
Mr. lardynrd, ot Ikrlrolt, fathrr of the
wife of Ihe Herman ambaMaador at
I'rkin. reported to l ave been killed by
the Hover., wo. one of Ihe mnat
anxioua of thrar bupilrer. and cx
hecretary Alger wa. another, each In
tun ii nng a wMllngni lo mrrt any rx-a-nw
that might be involved In an or
der from the department tn ...me ra
amililc ofliciol mtir the arenc of
(rniiule to aeeurr information by any
niriuiN in their power.
WAkHIXtOTOB IB THSC ISA Bat..
fSa Hew I salrMl.rr at lb Alarm,
Ina Treaa ttaparta.
Wrshlngton. June IT. Nothing hat
been heard here from any olncial
amircc to confirm the nltrmiug r
porti ol the dctructlon .if the em
haalea and legation In Prklu, aad la
view of the fad that the government
its If kt not able ie cjaju eonimiiniea
turn with Hie aoene of the tioiielea. the
privmc cntcrpriae could get new more
iHoatptly.
Ml t' A AMMItlCaVB.
Maroaeta Vaa Kelt ler a naught af
Hrory tV Laadyard, ot Oetrlod.
Detroit, Mich., June ITe Baron Voa
Kettler, the German minister to
China, who lo repc rlod to haw been
killed in the linner rkaaa la PeklB, waa
a MB-tn-law of Henry 3. Ledyord,
1 .t-.klrnt of the Mtchogaa Ccatrai
Riiilroad Co. Tha laxron waa married
1. klia Ledyanl la tfal. When tha
new waa eonveved to the liedyaM
home Ik waa their MM Uitlnaxtkra of
wMt p lay mm .ajrjurreo.
AH UNOFFICIAL SUMMARY.
a raararaa.t ol tke Mr. all. e tke l ea-
aa Jul Taken MMMM
the taxes title
Chicago, Juno 17. The Tribunal
print a auinmar.t a the ccn.it work,
compiled from thr lie.t obtainable in-
lorniatinn. The figure were furniahed
by ifltu dlffernl person, in all parte
ot thr l!olted Ktate The general ra
ult nf tbr work la guru a follow:
Population ot lh I'nitaad niKtt. nl
lve of Alaaka and Mland n.iao
I'r cent of gain, : Tribune, lion. Tl
t4M; ren.u- ot IM. 4t.MI.Me.
v.;iu of man u ran urea prodaei- rar
cent, of gain. M, TrPjuwr, Mt, MMM -lase
i en.ua of IM. WJ71,m KS
Value of farm land fr cent of ln
ItTrttHvnlMS, SI'.MXvMtSl . mna of
The approximate population of tba
larger ellir In Ihe country, aa given
by the Trlbtiur, la aa follow:
t'llv
Pet CUIn
York
Ureairr Nw
New Tnrk
Chlraio
Ilrookiyn
I'titl..!. I,ln
t laaul
luiiinnri
lioaton
Cincinnati
UalTal.a
Claveland
Skin Krauelaco .....
llltxtairgb
I lei roll .,
Now Orteana ......
W'a.hlnanax ,
Milwaukee
Newark. N J
Uailavtll SCr
Mlnn.lMill
J'nir Clly. N J ...
tienrer. Cat ........
Hochtr. N T...
Inill. ii. poll
In minierlcal order the; flrr leading
it. ,le. ure: New York. Pennaylvnnia,
llliiini. Ohio and Miaaouri. thr laat
.bowing thr inoal marked gain in pop
ulation
DIFFICULT GAME TO CAPTURE.
farmer Cla.eraar r Keataeky Tar
tor "i l-ikely ta he Ulxoa
t aa llrajalaltlaa.
Frankfort. Ky., June IK. Tlie atate
aftirial. a well aa repiccntati w. of
the prnxn-ution will neither alarm nnr
leny the rcHiri that rrqttUitloa on
Ihe goicrnor of Ohio. Wrat Virginia
1 ml Prnnylianla fnr tbr arrrat of W.
S. Tay lor havr beer made out In an
ticipation ol hi trip through thorn
MMM to thr national conic nt ion It
- I be pi ii.-nil belief that thr attempt
0 nrrrat him will be aiadr aftrr hi.
irriiul at Philadelphia. A large num
BJt of lettrr from person- In thi
late hair been written to (lov. Stone
of Pcnnvlvanla urging him tn follow
the iltlon taken by lain. Mount In
thr cienl Taylor la arret. d. Ooi. Tay
lor', frirnih. aay tbey havr aaauranrex
rom lradinc rrpubllran. of Pittsburgh
hat a requisition will not lie honored
in that atate.
NAVY DEPARTMENT CIRCULAR.
tail l..r rrwpaaal far napptylaa
Armor la he kabmliird Aa-
al la Neil.
Ua.hiugtmi, June I. the circular
uf the naiy dcportmrnl calling for
propoaaU M .upplying armor, re-
olre bid. to hr .uhmjttnl Augtiat 10
ui xt. The circular rail for S3 ton
of rlaa A armor, face hnnlrnrd. nf tha
beat quality, and rnbjei i to ballistic
leal. It n I i call for 3,000 ton nf
rlaa. II urmor. of almut thr prevent
quality, and for I.IOn ton. nf lownl
grade of cln.n C armor, not facr hard
nrd. No time limit for delivrriea it
:ixrd by thr circular, but bidder- arr
muted to Mihmit pnipoaltion umn
the under. landing that early drlivery
will figure in thr award.
AUDITORIUM DESTROYED.
Or Molae' Bla I aaa.eatlea Hall
laaaa I la Oaaaakr Will he
laaaardlalely Rehnllt.
lie. Moinr. la.. Junr MV Thr Ilea
lloincH iiuditoriiim. lined for a conven
tion bull and ronktiuctrd a yrar ago
at a mat of tlMi.oon, waa deatroycil by
lire yesterday. It wa. inaurrd for f2V
UUi. 1 1 wit. occupied by thr (oromrr
rial exi-hangr and the T. W. P. Chaaa
Amii.einrut Co. the latter holding a
Iraar unit conducting a vaudrvlll.
ahow. All Ihr arats, effi l and
a-cner wera burned, nmnutiting la
li.iKKi. making total Itai a now rati
mated, of lio.nnn, with S7.ooo inanr-
anre. Thr origin of the fire ia a mya
tery, and the liellef acrma to be thai
It wa incendiary Thr auditorium will
be rebuilt immediately.
A GRAIN ELEVATOR BURNED.
Thirty Thaaaaad Stollara' Warlk al
Wheal DanatrayraV aaeeral
fretah. ran Burned.
Kaniuw City, Mo., Junr in. - Thr big
I'nion grain delator, located on the
Weal Itlver bottom, but a few blocka
from thr I'nion depot, wa dmtroyed
by lire yesterday afternoon, caunioj
a damngr of ovrr one hundred thou
sand dollar.. The building ara valued
at 170.000, and it contatnrd l.tO.UOO
north of wheat, all of which wa da
atroyrd. J. K. Davidaon, principal
owner of thr property, atate that the
loo 1. covered by insurance.
The C. A. Hrnckett Cement 0a..
wboae warrhoiie adjoined the eleva
tor, aitataincd a damage nf Ita.OOO.
Several freight car were also burned.
Fate at arallaa SrkMsrr Plaaaeor.
Met. I tie. Hill,.. June II Accaording
to k dispatch rrceivid from Alaaka, a
orquet to the ot range disappearance
fit the sealing or bonne r Pioneer, laat
seen October 4, lHMi, whan spoken by
fie Ainnkc, cm her way down from
Hehrlug urn with acalxkin. hoo at laat
been fniiiul. The Siwaah llanrho. of
Quatoiuo. claim tn havr found the hall
of the vTel toaalng on the rock 10
mile from that rra.lt. The Indian
rlcnm to havr dlocovrred eight kelc
tons, tuppoaed to he of Capt. Lack aad
hi crew .
A WIS otealre aKtlSCOt.
New York, June !7. I'atmlmas Ir
win B. Coraellnx, ot the PumUM
force, ahot and killed Patrick Parley,
a pugttlat. iv ho had been arrratvd by
Ihe iifhWr for heathag bla wife and
threalening to kill her and waa trying
to ancape.
Del., Jbbc IT. Ct
John Heary Hoffreher.lkfiawarr' ooly
rcprreeotallve ia tha lower BOtSBa of
txxogreoa, dropped dead t Mmyraa,
Kent eajuaty.
Pop IM.
l.aM.H
t.M.SM
I U.7S
i.firw
!.won,
sn
1 II
.it nl
u 9 M
M M M
.M M 3
.11 H M
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U I
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tl m
I s
v. mom
m isftOTn
Willlll
item e' Inter eat from tbc Capital
City an Current Event of
Political Import.
REPUBLICAN ADMINISTRATION BLUNDERS
Tb Bale al San. Mil la M MHt
plaaa a Bak fa Mare (arraatlao
la.artkrd k lew Ml MaMMa
laa t aniria. la St Wfcllrwaafcrd
MNBBMMb I ailed.
lapedal t'orreaiionit.nc 1
tieu. Otl l baeh from tbr Philip
pine aad I having hlnwlf Inlervlewtd
tn the effect that be ha croaked the
lnurrertin la the lland nal lfl
everything on a peace footing.
HI Igaoranre of the altuailon may
be pardon etl from thr fact that he ron
durlrd hi camwlgv from thr depth
of tin rehalr in the palace at Maalla.
Hla katad appear to tar nut altoarrth
rr eaay aa to the quality of the peace
that hr left behind, laeeauiie nr an
milted, reluctantly, that we could not
parr any of our 70,000 from thr la
land In raw of trouble with China,
brcaaar "an army of upprrwlnn"
would be needed in the Philippine for
aeveral year to come.
Cera. Otl wa received at the white
houae with great cordiality, and he
ought to be. for ha he not been the
faithful aervant of Ihr admlnl.tratlon
all theae month.? Ila. hr nut door
what Preldrnl MrKinley ha. onlerrdt
Ha. br not .uppreaaed any new. that
the admlni.tratlnn thought i1i.iiiirt
IngT II. hr not renamed the rrport
mi that il wa lmpo.lblc to dlaeovrt
how many llvr were la-lng rrlllwl
and how much money wai being pcnt
In i hi. attempt to eriih people who
only deaire an opportunity to govern
themelva In thrlr own way?
Indeed, lien. Oti ha hern loyal
errant of a blundering admini.tra
Hon. and thr abur whirh ha ome
tlmr. Iiern hrinl upain Oli. hnuld In
jnatirr havr hern melnl out to hi
matter In the w hlle hnu.r who direct
ed the Philipfatnr war. Now that lien.
Otl U back. hi. nptlmUtlr tateroent.
will lie nard by thr rrpubllran a rani
lialgn material That they arr not
true will not matter to thr rrpubllran
leader.. On their aldr the campaign I
to br proaecntnl with promine. fnr the
futnrr and eiatlon and ml.rrprr.enta
tlnn ia Ml to ronreal anything
whirh might datnagr McKlnley'.
chance nf rrrlrction.
'.iu a Rask fallare.
In harp mnirn.t to lien. utlself
suftlelenl cluni' of having put down
the rrlielllnn In the Philippines comes
the wail frnm thr nrw civil enmrai.
xinn which recently landed in thr l
land. Judge Taft and hi. rullragur
on th commluion are nrured bi high
army oflierr that the pi-exeiil force In
thr lalanri I utterly inaalnpiafe to
supprrw thr lnurreelion; that evrn
In the aniithrrn portion of l.nron thr
In.iirgrnf. are In entire control.
Orn. OH' municipal government
hr liren n rank failure. Thr) hie
imply been ued by the Filipino a re
cruiting Motion for thr in.iirgeut
The nilhltiiailiili hn lieeli in l,tloll 11
wrrk ,111! up to this time not n .ingle
Filipino h approached them with an
offer of .urrendrr or submission on
any trrm.
Thr commission i simply omnreil at
the condition of hribrri . rorriipllon
and general rascality which prevail
wherever the American, have left their
trail. Thr Cuban fraud, nrr oaythlag
to the corruption which ha. la-en going
on in the Philippine.
The Filipino, hove had o hitter an
rxprrirnrr with lmprrillui that they
prnpo.r to hold out at Iraal until after
the fall elections. If McKinley 1. rr
elrcteal. tbey know they may expect a
condition of servitudr worse than
Spam eer dared to Imp. a..-, and they
will krrp up thrir gurrrllla warfare
Indefinitely. If Rryan is elected they
hare snmc hope nf lacing allow ed lo
govern thrntaelveo and receiving Ihe
protection which should lie giien them
by country which profrsse. respect
for Ibr principles of liberty and inalr-
pendence on which its own institutions
arr founded
The nrw civil comnii.lnn is giiing
thr people 11 glitnpc nf Ihe farts. Otis
mlareprearnts every thing, from the
condition of the PilMixos to thr coat
of our war of rxtrrmmatiou.
Oeaaral Carragllaa.
Thr more the Cuban affair 7 v Ml
the more clear It become 1 hat thrpo
tal frauds are only a small part of thr
general corruption which ha become
rampant undrr military control of thr
laland.
The administration it looking sur
prised and grlrvrd and ordering
prompt investigation and rrtrrneh
nient in Ihr postal department, hoping
by thai roar to keep Ihe country In Ig
norance ol the fraud la othrr direc
tion. if thrrr could be a searching iinc.ti
gallon into the amount of money di
buried by the military aulhnrllira. un
der tbr pretext of administering Ha
ran and Improving ihr sanitary con
dition, Ihe result would shock the aver
age voter. While Ihe administration
and Hal henchmen pretend to know
nothing of the irregularities in various
directions In Cuba yrt information
rome from tboao on Ihe ground indi
cating that the postal fraud are a
mere bagatelle compared to what has
been looted in other directions
President MeKlelry's oft-repeated
aphorism about bring the instrument
of Providence is paraphrased by certain
official in Cuba to read: "Providence
hi la it, we're la II and there' monry
la It." Cub for tbr past year ha
hern regarded aa a promising place for
admin 1st ration favorites who desired
lo reap an abundant haraal.
la the faae of all this th repablican
platform will aooyratnlata Preiidrnt
McKlnley a pan hla vbir and wise aoV
mlnlatratloa aad point oat to the
Cubaaa haw tacky they arr to be re
leased tram Hpoaiah opprelon.
Will WMtewaoh Caaaeeoaa.
With conger out of Ihr way the re.
pebUeaB are busily preparing for
their national invention aad for the
platform which shall carefully gloss
over the shortcoming of the recent
It will deal largely iu promieca. A
antobor of measure like the anti-truot
Wll, th Nicaragua ftoMi MB aad the
aJght-hour Mil wrre purpoarli put
through tbr boa and bold up In th
.mate o that they would ervr a
hooka oa which lo hang promlea.
For In.tance the people will M prom
Urd that troat aril! be rrlralad If
thr repabllean party In rrturard to
power
At tbr amr tlmr the MMl will be
aeei1 l-eue Maik flanna ha. cfa-
tideratety Inokrd alter thrm and pre
vented any Irgi.latlon whirh might em
hrraa thrm. Tweaty ueh example
of "atrlher" lrgiLalloo might he rlted.
It I expected, bowever, by Ihe repub
lican leader that Ihe votrr will be
completrly fooled by tbi clever raae.
Democrat, tour
Thr democratic ronvention at Kaa
aa City, on thr othrr band, will voter
the proteat of Ihr people against th
republican lawleaane, ektravaganc
anil rerklrunr. Demorrat all over
tke country aland united for a cam
paign of principle. Thry are attract
ing to thr party every voier who want
a conMllntlonal gorernmetit a op
poxed to lmierlalim and milltarl.m.
They are attraetlaf thoar who waat
an haaurat and Impartial adminlatra
tiain nf the bin, a rnntrateil with
thr flagrant ahnr and liolatli n. of
law whlrb have characterized thai ad
salalitratioB. Alml.t l! PaTTKnixoM
CUBAN POSTAL SCANDAL.
Haa aor.llr ike Prlaelaal alam
tadrr Ik rawer Waeb
laalaa. Tbr MMa. n connect nu. with the
etbl)hment of a postal .y.tem in
t uba are not .urpi laing. whrn i on-
aldereal in Ihr light of tbr character
of thr men who canned tbeiu, thrlr
anlrcealent nd Ihe temptation to
which they -err rxpoard. Il I plain
Ihry wrre enl to Cuba a a reward
for thrlr political service to the ad
minialratioti. and that thry undrr
sloml thr wrrr to makr what thry
could out of their position Thry
look their unwrittrn lntrurlion too
literally : and lntrad of filling their j
pocket MsMj and quietly, they
Inaugnratral opecleo of orgle.
grabbed ei cry thing in sight, and con
seoiirntli. when the exposure rame
Ihe adiRinialratlon waa ahorkrd. and
perhaps thr rhanrc of the McKlnley
reelection Jeoaard!rd.
Mr. Ilanna i no doubt rnorally the
principal culprit. Year ago In fact,
from Ihr tlmr of the e.tabll.hmrnt of
Ihe political firm or yndirle nf Hen
na A McKinley Mr. Prrry llrath, n
si. tool pualmaater general, ha. I area
in Mr. Hanno' employ, lie ho. Iieea
on editor and mrreandrnt of new
paper In hla Intrreat. and when Mr
McKlnley was nnmloatrd for president
four years ago had charge of his ram
polgit In Indian, and. o.-ting under
Hriiii' lntrnr'lon. corrled the atate
for him. When the prrslilenl formed
his roblnet Mr liary wo. modr pol
ma.trr grnrral and Hrath hi. first
aattut It did not Ukr vrry Wang
far ihr assistant, backed by Ilanna
and the prevalent, to fotee hi chief
in realgn Mr. Chrle Kinory Hmllh
succeeded Mr (lary. with Ihe under
standing that llrath waa not to be
intrrfrrrd with
Arling under Heath, aa Hrath acted
under Ilanna. in thr whrmr of plun
der politic, were Neely and Hath
laauir. nnd through Heath's influence
they wcrr given important pa-sitloni
in th.- piMil office drK rtmenl The ea
tabli.hmenl of a iKmlal ytcm in Cu
lm. temporary drprndrncy of the
gnvernnienl. and among a a-oplr who
did mil understand thr Kngllah Ian
gunge or Amrriran buslnrss method,
wn. the opportunity for which the
friend nf thr adminiitratlnn nnd
rrvitnr of Ilanna and Ihr prealalrnt
had waited and hoped Neely wa ap
pointed treasurer and general mon-
ngn ! tnr pool 01 .i.irm 011 ine pan
nf the govrrnmrnt, and br and hlo
confederate waated no time In get
ting to work
If thry had nol been detected by the
military authoritie and checked In
their nprrationa before Ihey got fair
ly started thrrr is no trlllng how
mncb they would hnie stolen As It
ia, Ihey got away with hundreda of
thousand of ikailar
The Pniled Htate omuples a pecul
iar position In relation to Cuba In
thr face of the world, it Isrcame the
guardian of thr untaught anil inrxpe
rirneed people of the laland. It exer-
rioed uprrmc authority ovrr them.
It undertook to Instruct thrm in thr
method of government by the people
and for the ieople to lart thrm In
thr way of managing their public af
faire peacefully, honeotly ami In oo
cordanrr with law. The administra
tion and thr men by whom it io our
roundrd and eontrnltrd havr 00 quit
ted themselves of these national obli
gation, by unloading a gang of thieve,
upon thrm. and not only robbing thrm
and making thrm .u.piclcma of 1 re
MYflaM form of governmrnt. but at
thr same time fixing a stigma and
burning diagram upon thrlr own gov
ernmrnt. Kan.. City Independent.
The 1rnt. have put up the prirc,
nf thrlr product until thr demnni'l
ha. gradually fallen off tn auch an ex
tent that there I no longer any mar
krt for them- Thi. of couroe. bao ne
ceoaltated a cnrtailmrnt of production
nd thr mill have begun to abut down
and the employe are laid off without
warning for an indefinite time. Pros
pective ptirrhearr havr found the
price asked too high aad have de
ferred buying. Ho it will be aeea that
the conditions now complained of
have bien brought about by the trust
thcroelir They are reaponaild" for
the undahlr tenure of empb-ymrnt ,vf
the manv thousand), w-hn are to-da
without aay mean to earn a living
because the treats. In their laaatlabt
greed for eiMxrasoaa profit, hare over
shot the aark. -Denver Poet
Truata bare been forming with
great rapidity r-rr atace McKlnley be
came prealnVat. Hi chief advieer,
Mark ilanna, la an avowed advocate
and defen4ir of truata. The republic
an, of hi .tote "turned down" Attor
ney (ienaral Manned, who made tha
moat ra.nxpictious attempt ao far no
dertakeli to attack trust. Tne attor
aey general of the United State ha
list lifted hat hand, Only at the eery
end of the oeaoloa, jturt before the
preoiderttial campaign opeaa, had It oc
curred to the republican to take ap
the qvuaUon Tit will he dltHcult for
them to make thinking people believe
that tbey are la earnest la late pat -ter
- IndlanopolM Newa.
m 1900 AND IN 1896.
Star. Ik X-aeaa-r Ma t ared Hare Ikr
.laale the SSaKlaley
Aaalaltralta.
A republican organ drrlarr that the
price of farm machinery, etc., kt the
same aa In IMt. Let aa tee about this.
The fact i. that the manufacturer
have ral-d the price to tke jobber,
the jobber ha rul.rd the price to the
retallrr, and ihr retailer ha raised
Ihe price to the MMMM, Tola ia
crease In price la din to tbr Incrraaed
price of raw material, which I net
ly iron and prolrcted by the Infamou
tarilf wmch permit thr iron pro
ducer to rob thr Auirrican people at
their own awret will Kelall prior
vary arcordlng to the willlngneaa of
retailer to makr lit t MB proflta or
thrlr dralre to make large profit.
For that reason it i imfioaalble lo
quotr retail prler. on farm machin
ery, hot It la ray to fel the whole
ale price. In 190 a three-Inch box
brake Weber wagon, standard good
tbr world over, wa aold to ihr retail
er al 4H. To-day that same wagon
coal, the retailer tSO. an Incrraae of
I t-3 per eaat. lo thr rotalkrr. In
vectlgatloa will dlacloa ihr fart that
hrcaioxe of lower dim mini, and .hurt
er time thi percentage 1 tnerraacd
to thr runanmer Tbr aamr faet will
hold good in furthrr quntalkoBa ol
farm machinery In ia!r. Kingman
Hllrrr boggy, standard good thr
world over, coot the jobber AM To
day br pay til. which inrrraae I pat
upon the rrtallrr and by the rrtatU-r
put upon th? ronaumrr In lHUd a
Slambou! cultivator, a aUndard piece
of machinery, eoat the jobber 111 To
day Il coat him 114.10, an increaae ol
over 10 per rent. Will thror republic
an organ aak tut to bebevr that thr
retailer obaorb thi inrrraae and con
Unite to aell the Htamlmnl cultitatot
at he tame prim he oobi it for In
1 HV6? In 100 dine harrow cost thr
johlier 111. Thr ame harrow coat
Ihr johlier to-day an inrrraae of MM
Ii per cent IU rourae tnr yoniirr
mu.t arlt thi to thr price hr charge.
thr retallrr, and the retailer must n.1d
it to thr price rhargrd thr farmer
The rot of the iron tn a common
buggy the raw truer- is H more
than It waa In 1H0. Thr former pays
from 14 to IM prr rent, morr for rvrry -thing
hr buys now thon hr paid in Iri0t,
for clothing groceiir. farm machin
ery, farm upplle, for all the 111 tie lux
uries of life and for all tlie grral nece
aariea nf life. Nr. rrpubllran organ
dorr print In parallel columns the prim
of oil commodities in Ktf- and in lenn.
To do ao wouid la- lo prove that thr
former Is gelling thr wnr.t of It on all
side, -that while he is lostler off to
day thon In lotfti he ho. not profited In
proportion with the protected lrut
barona.
Intrret rharge are lowrr now lhan
in lead, but I the farmrr brttrr abl
to pay thr lowrr t . n t when the
price of what hr rll has increased II
per .ent. and the prim nf what hr bujs
inrrraacd from II lo IM per rent., tbr
avrrage Increaae heiug per rent 7
With the Increaae woefully on Ihe idr
of thr trn.t and agint Ihe frmrr
I he I Iter able tn pay the derrraaed
interest now than hr wa Ihr larger In
trreat In IHM?
The whole question resolrr Itarll
Ihusly . I. It justice lo the farmrr when
thr pria-e of hi product Incrrasee II
per cent, and the prims of all hr must
bny Inrrraae. H srr rent" Would (lie
farmrr Isr heller nff If the prior of
what hr ha tn buy wrrr only Increased
thr same pn rent, as Ihe proalurl be
ha to aril? If the farmer I. better off
by reason of nu incrra.r of II per cent,
in the prim of his product, would he
not lor about six timrs bettrr off if hr
reef 1 real thr same increaae aa thr tariff
MM receivr through favored legisla
tion nnd political chl-onery? And it
nol Ihr farmer a much rnlltlrd to HI
per eeut. inorrosr a. thr tariff heron?
The Wnrld-Hrrald challenges the re
publican organs to quote romparatlvt
prim in HUM and ivon of nil prodarfi
the farmrr ralar and all priuluct. the
farmrr mini bny. Omaha W otld-lln
aid.
PRESS COMMENTS.
lip to date MrKiuley'a Imperial-
i-m in thr Philippine has cool tha peo
ple of thr Pnlted States tlMI,Ki.00O
and 0.000 llrra of brave Amrrican sol
nirrs Cblrago Drninrrat.
Wrslrrn labor has conda luned
McKinley for thr part hr hrd in th
Coeur d'Alene affair. Now It remalne
to be sern if thr MMl laborers will
vote at thr poll, as thry vote In thrlr
oonvrnllons. If Ihry do it will br a
sad day for McKlnley. Batte (Mout.)
Miner.'
The republican party will not
repeal the special stamp taxes which
arr so odious and the sourer of eo
much inconvenience simply because it
desire to collect aa much monry a
pnib'-- between now and the end of
Ihe presidential campaign in order
the! it may brawl of thr enormous sor
plos that baa been acquired during
McKlnley' odmlnlstrnilOB. Atlanta
Journal.
The rapidly accumulating array
of ncandal. in many different depart
ment, of thr govirnmoat ia onin
eonsidcrahlr uneasiness to thooe en
gaged in preparing the vray for Prrai
drnt McKlnley'a reeleetlon. Not lnc
the worst day of flrant'a admini.tra
lion baa there been each a general car
nival of corruption aa lo being ahowa
! have flourished since the begin
ulnar of thr Spanish war.- Boebeatei
(at, Y.) Berald.
Ax republican prosperity ore
tion continue In be punctuated by (he
dull, sickening thnd of the stock mar
ket falling into the ha.ement it It po
slide that Mr. McKinley may deem It
advisable to order his earnest follow
era to stop talking prosperity and de
vote taeaiaelve to the dlaeuoalon of
the weather or aomr other similarly In
uocunua topic. A pronper! y which
doeaa't ptoaper the Wall street gam
bier ia a failure from a 1 -publico 1; point
of view, Chicago Chronicle.
Prosperity ia a good thing, bat
the Hannax and the Orosarnor Akaf
that etyle of anperilelal politician
wilt B0t be permit ten to run the pre
tdentie! campaign of tht year on the
cry of prosperity alone. Every risi
ble peraon know that he i not in
debted to William McKlnley for any
meseurt of food ttnom which the ewar.
try i bow enjoy lag. and he knew,
further, that trust. Imperialism east
frond are dominant qationx beforw
the i0fle,--Cincinnati Eoqulrar.

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