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VOL XVII.
EAST LAS VEGAS, NEW MEXICO, MONDAY EVENING, SEPTBMBEK 7, 1890.
NO. 205
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THE SONS OF TOIL
Labors'. Holiday Being Fittingly
Observed Throughout the
Whole Land.
BRITISH TRADES CONGRESS
Bryan Addressed Thousands In
Sharpshooter's Park, Chica
go, To-Day.
MIDDLE.OF.THE.ROADSTERS
Nw York, September 7 To-day
If the wage-workers' fourth of July
and throughout the United States labor
organizations are celeoratiog their na-
tlonal holiday with parades, musio and
patriotio addresses. Dispatches from
many sections say that the day is being
more generally observed than in pre
vious years.
Chicago, III., September 7. The
labor parade to-day was in nine divia
Ions, and over 40,000 men were in line
The feature of the day, apart from the
parade was the address ol William
Jennings Bryan at Sharpshooters1 park.
The crowd wbioh went to the pars
where Bryan was to speak was enor
mous.
St. Louis, Mo., September 7.
Labor day was observed in the nsual
manner here. All trades associations
held a joint pnrade and marched to
Concordia park to listen to speeches
and witness athletio games.
Washinoton, D. C, September 7.
Not since tbe special act of congress
was passed making to-day a legal holi
day in the District of Columbia and the
Territories, has labor day been so uni
versally obseived by all workmen's or
ganlzitiocs. All great departments of
the government were closed, all trades
were suspended and the whole city
given over to amusement. Over 3,000
men participated in the parade.
Mr. Maybrlck Very III.
London. England, Septemer 7
Mrs. Florence Marbrick, confined in
Woking prison for life imprisonment,
lor poisoning fcer husband, is crmcaii;
ill, and the chances are decidedly
against her recovery.
The Arkanau Election.
Little Rock, Atk., September 7
Reports received from various points
throughout Arkansas state that tbe
weather is cool and pleasant. Verj
meagre returns from the state election
bad been received op to noon. Re
ports indicating a slight increase in
the vote of two years ago are being
made.
The Hmploylnr Printers.
Rochester, N. Ym September 7.
Representative printers from all o?er
the count'y are arriving for tbe annual
convention of the United Typothetae of
America which opens here to-morrow.
The national executive committee held
a session to-day in which the program
for the three days' meeting was ap
proved. In Extraordinary ScMlon.
Nashville, Tenn., September 7.
In accordance with a proclamation is
ued by Governor Peter Turney, tbe
general assembly convened . to-day at
aoon in extraordinary session for tbe
purpose of making provision against a
deficit in the revenue, and to enact
.auob legislation as would provide a
sufficient assessment of property to
take care ol the credit of the state and
to meet its indebtedness and expenses.
t A Oolf Tournament.
Wbeaton, Ills., September 7. Golf
enthusiasts from the east and west as
sembled here, to-day, in large numbers
to take part in a national match open
' to members of clubs in tbe United
States Golf association. There were
fourteen events on tbe program, three
days' play to be on tbe local links, and
the remaining three davs at Lake
Forest. Among tbe prizes is a magni
ficent governor's cup for women
players. ,.
Son. of Veteran.
: Louisville, Ky., September 7.
The annuti encampment of the Sons
of Veterans of tbe United States opens
here to-morrow, and delegates and
visitors are arriving in large numbers
to-day. Between 10,000 and 15,000
members of tbe order are expected
faero by Wednesday. The opening
sessions of tbe grand body will be
called to order id the Musio ball to
morrow afternoon.- There will be
delegates from every state in the union.
Letter Carrier In Session.
Grand Rapjds, Miob., September 7.
Tbe annual convention of the na.
tional association of Letter Carriers
opened here to-day. At the opening
session Postmaitsr Carroll made tbe
address of welcome. This afternoon
the delegates, reinforced by contin
gents from Chicago and several other
points, took part in the annual Libor
Day parade. Among tbe important
questions to be considered by tbe con-
vention Is a proposed bill io congress
looreaslnjr tbe pay of carriers in oities
of the first class from 91,000 to $1,200
year.
The Cleveland Centennial.
Cleveland, Ohio, September 7.
Tbi) centennial celebration, which has
jbeeu in a quiescent condition since the
- encampment of the Knights of Pythias,
-was resumed, to-day, with a historical
conference, which will be in session for
three days. It was called to order In
the armory. Prof. Charles L. Thwing,
P. D., of Western Reserve university,
was selected as president, and the day
was devoted to a consideration of the
question cf primary nd secondary
education. Prof Hinsdale, of tbe Uni
versity of Mioblgan, was one of tbe
peakers. Tbe centennial closes on
Thursday with a great celebration ol
lorry's vloiory day,
BRYAN AT CHICAGO.
Th. Hort-3hor Union Pronto Him
Silver tlorte-Sho..
Milwaukee, Wis , September 7
William Jennings Bryan left Milwau
kee this morning for " Cbloago. A
large crowd saw him off.
Chicago, III., September 7. Wm
J. Bryan, with ex Governor Peck,
reached Chicago at 9 :30 this morning
His route was tbe same as that on
which be made his Journey to Milwau
kee, Saturday. There were no demon
strations on tbe way. About a hundred
people recognized and obeered Bryan
at tbe Northwestern station here. He
was driven to tbe Auditorium annex.
The botse-shoers' union was gathered
In front of tbe annex and a large crowd
of spectators tilled Michigan avenue.
Bryan was cbeered as be entered tbe
hotel, but the crowd bad not seen
enough of him, "Bryan", "Bryan",
was tbe shout and after a few minutes
the candidate appeared on tbe balcony,
bowed, and then retired to tbe demo
cratic headquarters. The borse-Bboers
bad gathered in front of the Andito-
num annex with a purpose. As soon
as Mr. Bryan arrived they sect a dele
gation to him with a silver horseshoe
as an evidence of support and an omen
of good luck.
Chicago, III., September 7. U 10
o'clock the crowd began to gather at
Sharpshooter's park where Bryan was
to speak and at noon tbe crowd was
nnmerous. A few minutes after 2, half
a dozen carriages, bearing Bryan and
bis party, arrived at the park, followed
by a cheering, running crowd of men
and boys. Without sufficient police
protection he was foroed to push his
way through the crowd, and after
shaking half a bnndred outstretched
bands, be dropped to a seat. Ibe
crowd was fully 15,003 and was a mot
ley and disorderly assemblage. It
was fifteen minutes before Chairman
Carroll oould make himse'f heard. He
quickly introduced tbe man for whom
thousands had kept up Intermittent fire
of "Hurrah for Bryan". The crusu
around the platform was so great that
several women fainted. Bryan ap
pealed for quiet and finally it was ac
corded him. Tbe speaker began with
a eulogy on American labor.
M1DDLE-0F-THE-R0AD5TER3.
The Populist of Colorado In Convention to En-
dor. Watson.
Denver, Colo., September 7 Colo
rado la having its fill this year of politi
cal conventions. This morning tbe
state convention of the middle-of-the-
road populists was called to order at
Plummers' ball by Hon. H. C. Cbilds,
for the purpose of naming electors to
vote for Bryan and Watson and place
fn nomination a full state ticket- An
address read by Secretary E. . Cald
well sets forth that the populist party
should ba fully in accord with tbe ac
tion of tbe national convention in nom
inating Watson for vice-president. It
went on to say that tbe farmers and
planters of tbe United States were the
founders of tbe people's party ; that
they are entitled to consideration and
representation in its political councils,
commensurate with the inlispensable
Importance of the industry which tbey
represent, and that tbe populists ol
Colorado should stand op and give the
right-hand of eood-fellowsbip to their
brethren of tbu great south, 'and recog
nize tbe people's party as the political
agency of several industrial organiza
tions, to abolish special privileges and
usury, check and limit avarice and
greed, and restore prosperity to the
masses by giving employment instead
of alms to tbe idle.
BRITISH TRADES-CONGRESS.
Delegate Representing- Over One Million La
borers In Session. -
New York, N. Y., September 7.
A dispatch from London says: F..ur
hundred delegates, representing 1,050,-
000 organized trade uoionms, were
present, to-day, at the opening of the
tbirty.nintb annual trades congress of
Great Britain, in the town ball of Edin
burgh, Scotland. After the retiring
president, John Jenkins, had called the
congress to order, and the delegates
had been welcomed by tbe Lord Pro
vost, Samuel Woods, tbe parliamentary
secretary read tbe program prepared
by the executive oommittee for consid
eration. After tbe reading ol the pro
gram, which comprised eleven resolu
tions, tbe dek gates of tbe various
unions submitted topics for considera
tion, among which is a resolution
recommending tbe prohibiting of tbe
use and importation of foreign-made
paper; tbe national musicians also
urge protective legislation in the matter
of German bands and tbe renting out
of army and police bands. The con
gress will be io session for several
days. ' '
Tb Viceroy In Canada. -
Niagara Falls, September 7. LI
Hang Chang, aooompaniod by Sir
Henry Joly, Sir A. U. Parmalee, and
his interpreters, this morning drove to
the Canadian side, where a trip
through the Canadiaa park and the
Dufferm islands was made. Li was
evidently much more impressed with
tbe view of tbe falls from tbe Canadian
side and so expressed himself. He left
for Toronto from the Canadian side at
about 10:30.
Durlog tha year, so far, tbe Methodist de
nomination bas rfoelrcd eleven proba
tioner, tbirty-flve full members, and bap
Used thirteen. Dismissed by letter, fif
teen. It bas subscribed 1200 missionary,
$30 church extension, $12 Sunday school
union and traots, (30 education Woman's
Home missionary and other benevolence
about $80 mors. - -
The milkman whose customers almost
Invariably leep till a late hour la tbe
morning, should provide himself with a
bell, tbe tintinnabulation of which will
arouat everybody in the neighborhood, la
finding tardy patrons,
A PLOT UNCOVERED
Scheme to Liberate Jackson and
Walling Nipped Just in
the Nick of Time.
SOME AQUATIC EYENTS
Belay Rncei from San Francisco
to New York Completed in
Less than 14 Days.
WATSON TALKS POPULISM
Cincinnati, Ohio, September 7. A
negro prisoner named Walker wa
searched by the turnkey in tbe Coving
ton Jail, and a revolver found in bis
pocket. Walker occupied a cell ad
joining the ones in wbioh Jackson and
Walling, tbe Pearl Bryan murderers
are oonnned. The J tiler suspected a
plot to break jail, and ordered the cells
searched. In Waiting's cell, bait a
dozen saws were found. Both Walling
and Jackson protest their innocence,
but the tail officials think tbe plot was
to nave been carried out at 6 o'clock,
this morning, when only two men
would be on guard.
- Stvanth Annual Rfatta.
Haelkm Eiveb, N. Y., September 7.
The seventh annual regatta of tbe
middle states association on tbe Har
lem River,, to-day, brought together
tbe largest entry list in tbe history of
the association. All races are one mile
straight-away. The trial heats in the
junior and intermediate singles were
rowed in tbe forenoon, all other races
in tbe afternoon.
Watsoa Again Declare.
Dallas, Texas, September 7. Tom
Watson, of Georgia, addressed 6,000
persons at the Labor day celebration
at the state fair grounds this afternoon.
Tbe speech was purely a populist poli
tical effort. He devoted most of bis
time to personal attarkt on Sewall, tbe
democratic candidate for vice-presi.
dent. He declared he would not re
tire from tbe race in Sewall's favor.
Tha Canadian Woo.
London, England, September 7
Jake Gaudaur, of Toronto, and James
Stanbury.of Australia, measured blades,
this morning, for tbe single-scull cham
pionship of tbe world. The match was
rowed over tbe four-mile course from
Putney to Mortlake, tbe same used by
Oxford and Cambridge in their annual
aquatic battle. Besides the magnificent
Sportsman's cup, a purse of $500 was
contingent on tbe event. Stanbury bas
held the world's championship since
1891, when be defeated John McLean
on the Farametta river. Tbe race was
won by Gaudaur, with tbe greatest ease,
by ten lengths.
Gaudaur's time wa S3 minutes and
1 second, Stan bury 'a J3 minutes and
13 seconds. Upon crossing tbe fioisb
line, Stanbury protested against Gau
daur being awarded tbe race, alleging
that the latter had fouled him. His
claim, however, was not allowed.
To-Day'. Bae-ball.
Brooklyn, N. Y-, September 7.
Morning garnet Brooklyn, 6, bits 11,
errors 19; Cincinnati, 11, hits 11, er
rors 1. Batteries: Kennedy, Grimsie
bert; Peitz, Gray; umpire, Sheridan.
At New York New York, 12, hits
18, errors 2; Pittsburg, 2, bits 8, errors
8. Batteries: Meekin, Wilson; Killen,
Sugden; umpire, Emslie.
. At Boston Boston, 10, hits 11, errors
2 ; Cleveland, 4, hits 7, errors-5. Bat
teries : Nlobo's, Bergen ; Cuppy, Wal
lace ; r Seimmer, : MoAlister ; nmpire,
Hurst.
At Baltimore Baltimore, 4, hits 5,
errors 2; Louisville, 3, bits 7, errors 8.
Batteries : Pond, Robinson ; Hill, Mil
ler ; umpire, Lally. '
- Yesterday's Wheel Rare.
Quite a large crowd gathered at the bicy
cle track, yesterday afternoon, to witneas
a few friendly contests between local
riders. In the one-mile handicap raoe, W.
T. Cloud, an. eighty-yard man,. won tbe
event in 2; 58, from about seven entries,
though it Is perhaps fair to say that the
acratoh men, Brash and McGaflio, did not
race until the flniah, confining their atten
tion strictly to each other.
In tbe five-mile raca, Jack Mennet, who
had a one-eighth mile handicap, gained
about 200 yarda on the scratch men, and
won out In 16:05. As In the mile race, tbe
cratch men confined tbelr racing strictly
against each other and made a pretty
finish, with Brash in tbe lead.
The small boys' race of balf-a-mlle, with
four entries, wa hotly conteated and won
in the time of 3 minutes.
A race for keeps between Brash and Mc
Gaffin la not an improbability, la the near
future, and will be worth going miles to
aee, should it occur.
Billy Burton, who is not forgotten by
old-time clliiens of Las Vegas and Santa
Fe, writes Thb Optic a letter from Los
Angeles, denying certain charges of mis
management of tbe soldiers' home at San
ta Monica, made by Harry Brown in a
peraonal letter to Judge Wooster.
Now located on Sixth street, two doors
, north of the Postoffice,
TinipBuPlili
1 A Specialty.
, T-Tbe Finest Una of ,
Stoves and Steel Ranges
In the City.
Heating apparatus, heavy sheet Iron
work, sto., oontraoted for at tba bottom
pries, Ll v figure on your work,
f,J. CEII,
Highest of all in Leavening Power. Latest U. S. Gov't Report
cy
COia)VEE.V PURE
ACR05S THB CONTINENT.
San Francisco Relay Rldars Deliver a Packajr
In New yrk To-day.
Yokkers, N. Y., September 7 The
Journal-Examiner relay bicycle riders
pass-id here at 2 .33 p. m. to-dsy.
New York, N. Y r September 7
The Journal, Sao Franclsoo, blcyole
racers who left San Francisco on Au
gust 25tb, at 12 o'clock, noon, arrived
at the Journal office in this city at
3 :29 4 1-5. Time in crossing 13 days,
3 hours, 29 minutes, 4 16 seconds,
actual time 13 days 29 minutes, i 1-5
seconds. Fred J. Titus delivered a
package to Postmaster Dayton.
Card ol Thank.
We hereby ezproa our moat sincere and
heartfelt thanks to KabblL. Bcbreiber; tba
officer and member of the Hebrew con
gregation Monteflore; officers and mem
bers of Diamond Lodge, No. 1, A. O. U.W.
Upcburch Lodge, Mo. 28, A O. TJ. W., of
Trloidad, Colo. ; Mr. A. E. Pierce, grand
master workman of A. O. U. W. of the
jurisdiction of New Mexico, Colorado and
Arizona; Rabbi Dr. Preudenthal, of Trini
dad, Colo.; our kind and faithful em
ployes and tba many true and attentive
friend who, one and all, by tbelr tokens
of respect and acts of sympathy, tried to
soothe our sorrow and grief, so deeply felt,
over i'ut sadden loss of our dear, departed
husband and father. May Qod in his good
ness bias, you, one and all, will ever be the
prayers of tbe sorrowing wife and children.
Mbs. N. L. Kosisthai, and Family.
Las Vegas, N. M.. September 7th, 1896.
Tbe exhibition given by the hypnotist at
the opera bouse Saturday evening wa
quite well attended. Many were skeptical
of Ourel's power, but if the people were
deceived it wa tbeir own fault, as tbe pro
fessor asked for volunteers from the audi
ence to step forward for the purpose of be
ing hypnotised. It In bard for tba people
to believe tbat J. W. MoColgan oould be
brought up to deceive tbe people of his
own city and he was perfectly under tbe
control of the hypnotist.
Tbat was a slip of tbe tongue which
stated that B. Frank Forsyth, wa going
to stump California for Bryan. Enough
to do at borne, be. baa. -
TO CURE A COLO IN ONB DAY
Take Laxative Bromo Quinine Tablets.
All druggists refund the money If it falls
to cure. 25j. ' tf
WILLIAM BAASCH.
who la wlilin to stand or fall on his
.merits a. a baker, baa oonatantly.
onaale at tha .
LAS VEGAS BAKERY
Opposite Postofflcs, West Side.
VBKBH BK1AD, CAUSES AND FIBS
. Special order, ftllsd on abort notice. .
OF LAS
Capital Paid in
Surplus,
SAN 1GDEL NATIONAL BANK
OFFIOKBSi
DR. J. M. CUNNINGHAM, President,
FRANK SPRINGER, Vice-President.
V. T. EOSKLNS, Cashier.
F. B. .JANUARY, Assistant Cashier.
O" IJTTKRKST PAID OH T1MK DEPOSITS
THE
LAS VEGAS
SAVINGS BANK.
HP5T8ave vonr earnlnsrn by depositing them
they will bring; you an Income. ' Every dollar saved, is two dollars made."
Ho deposits received of less than $1.
Interest paid on all deposits of $8 and over.
O. L. HOUGHTON,
J -DEALER IN a
Hardware
OEV.'ALL KINDS.
A large stock ol Stuves and Plows now on hand, which will be sold a little
above cost. These goods are all warranted to be of tbe very best make In tea
United States, and to give perfect satisfaction.
At the Old Stand on Center Street.
To th. Public.
Wa wish to state to the good people of
Lt Vega and vicinity, tbat tba means to
build tbe EapiUriuru hava been provided
for, but we are witbout mean to furnish
tba building. We have concluded, there
fore, to hold a fair during ThtnkBgiving
week, to raise fund with which to furnish
tbe building. We are dependent on the
generosity of tbe public to accomplish tbl
purpose; and desire to state that we do not
expect to get tbe necessary amount by
large donations, but by tbe mite from tbe
many. Hence, we hope that none will re
fuse to assist us. Tbi is a public institu
tion by wbich all will be benefited, and in
wbich all should feel an interest.
Sisters or Chabitt,
tf. in charge of Sanitarium.
BUSINESS POINTERS.
Walter Dearden, assayer and chemist
Trinidad, Colo. 187-tt
Native bran at tbe Las Vegas Roller
mills, at 80c. per 100. 160-tf
For parties, concerts and soolals, rent
Rosenthal Bros', ball. 60-s-tf
Go to 6. V. Keed & Co., for your plumb
ing and tin work. All work done at very
reasonable price. Try us and be con
vinced. SOO-tf.
SPECIAL NOTICES.
A LADTTRACIIER, of long experience,
XV would like a position I a family, to
tflach chlldre . for the winter. Address
Tim Optic, Las Vegas, H. M.
266. 6t
FOK KENT Nlrely furnisned rooms for
II Klit housekpe; In. Apply to Mrs.
Herzog, Douglas avenue. . 2S3tl
WANTED Canva'sers for city and conn
try, on salary or commls Ion. The
Singer Manufacturing Co. W. '. Whits,
soakves, Manager, omue on plaza. 164-tf
S -Tl f casb end Sis a montb for nine
I V7' " t;-six months, will pay for an
elegant, four-room bouse, having two clos
ets, outhouses, with grounds; bet of loca
tion. Eesldence lots on Ave year' time. -
IMtt J. H. TEITLBBADK.
MONET TO LOAN. On diamond,
watches and Jewelry repairing of all
kinds done. B. Lujah Co ,
tf - Bridge Street.
$4.00
PER WEEK. :
Also a Few Desirable
Rooms to Rent.
309 Grand Ave., Opp. Clements' Mill.
VEGAS.
$100,000.
i50,000.
Henbt Gokb, Pres
H. w; Kklli, Vice Pre.,
.D. T. HosKUis, Treat.
Paid up capital, $30,000.
In the Las Visas 8a visas Baste, wher.
EAST LAS VEGAS. N. M.
If you want
Goon Mi
L J. mfif 6FS,
MOTes&AeiGultiiralliiiiilemeiits
. Get the
Thompson's Glove-Fitting Corset,
WE HAVE JUST RECEIVED
A COMPLETE LINE,r-t'-;. '
Rosenwald'Sv sipa.
' AGRNTOs
First National Bank,
LAS VEGAS, NEW MEXICO.
JOSHUA S. RATNOLDS, President
JOHN W. ZOLLARS, Vice-President. A. B. SMITH, Cashier
Accounts Received Subject to Check.
Interest Paid on Time Deposits.
East Las Vegas
Wholesale Grocers,
Wool, Hides and Pelts.
Raqch and Mining Supplies,
Fence Wire, Nails,
Picks and Shovels.
BLASTING g QIANT POWDER.
Cement, Sheep Dips,
- y Steel Hay Rakes.
BAIN WAGONS.
ft tfi nrn it -" " ' ' tl I
W vil i Wi
J O-IIIJ I ' In
A large and complete line of
Plows and Points
,- 1 1 V - ft, lit m . iimr a '.ilTft iimrruww
iini
Kept constantly on hand, together with
Garden Hose, Wire Netting,
Poultry and hence Wire,
STOVES AND RANGES
of every description.
Your patronage is solicited at the
Old Town Hardware Store,
t NEW BUILDING, .
D. WINTERNITZ.
A. A. WISE, Notary Public. Established 1881.
WISE sc uuuBJ&rr,
LOANS AND RBAB ESTATE,
Siith and Douzlas Aves., East Las Vegas, N. M.
Improved and Unimproved Land and City Property for sale. Investments mads and
AWpruvQu w " J mft-lao ATamlnaH Pant a rnllftntftd And T ft TAB n&ld.
attended to lor aoB-resiucam.
. 1
and Socorro, N. M.
Sulphur. Wool Sacks.
PLAZA HOTEL
I.B Veg-aa, Hew Mexloa.
The only first-class house in the
city. Headquarters for stockmen.
A TM T r AT
J-Il uuargBUi vuidius iiuniuiiiouii Mini
86o per meal; $6 per week. Tables supplied
wiU eTerTthiD tbe mwket affords.
r rioo e d nAUic
Lessee:
Jrnm hv fha Aaw In, ftfln ti SI OO h I
Jmonth, $5 to $12. E8
The
Dandy
Wind
Mill.
None
Better.
P. C. HOGSETT.
- - '
If CARRIAGE REPOSITORY.
1 Tbe flnest line of Carriages, Baggie,
tf Landaus, 8ui rey. Pheaton and Boad
Cart. Id the Southwest, ot the best
manufacture
B Livery and Feed Stable.
I BRIDPI STREET, LAS VF0M
HAEFNER & ROSSIER,
Agents for
AND
MI
Proprietors
Soda Bottling Works.
B. C. PITTENGER & CO.
GTEAF.l LAUriDRY,
Goods called for
and delivered.,
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