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SCENES FROM "BEN HUR" foaia lo BoU l0Ter "a Pet Pofr . .1 .niVni) rrr r A 1 rv - Lr OOtOOCtOtOCOOtOOOteOtmOOOOM000M'VOM001HH - is enpijcu " uvr" " moruing last week ghe the store an hour late and ffceejcuitdfortheday. .jiiog tue niautrr usuxu me - me, yes. I was UP un w0 morning with my pug e worthing had spasms and V terribly" l:'5 too bad." remarked the fr coldly, as the hurried away rn to tin' patient. ,lfn in the store were a cruel, i' .-ftV ilia XflllVrtii il'llcUC raja iiic iiAiinuu- lit Itinel. if t"e uo2 naa been , but a pg they might have ry lur l"- Juuu6 " i :'ltv were simply amused over ,tion all except a certain and he was intensely annoyed, v re a decent young man 1; employed in the office and i be-en showing marked atten- hevoung woman. 'av 'after she had obtained If absence she came in, silent eved. They knew something i"cned, and they suspected the Nevertheless, they grieved her bar k and exchanged winks , nry was in a fighting mood, because a young woman has ,'iarit ies is no reason why men id li' brutes. Finally one lt-n captiously opened a con- , is the dog this morning?' lie's dead," and her lower to tremble, n did lie die?" It evening. utiid her eves with a rollcd- reliit f and swallowed a sob. iildn't grieve so much if I "said the hard-hearted man. m Henry left." Has too much. She unfolded 'kerchief and covered her n't cure if vou want to " she gaeped. "I'd rather u!d have been Henry or than my poor dear." ty had endured it up to that rhi-n lie said, sullenly, that it :m thing," and from that they became as strangers toi 1,:. ffEED AND SEWAGE. u Study Peculiar Condition of Ust sol Dublin Harbors. peresting paper read before .1 Society of Edinburgh, and f I in the last number of the lings of that learned body, the attention of sanitarians. ir is entitled "The Seaweed f tissima, and Its Relation to ution of Sea Water by The authors are Prof. r-d Mr. J. Hawthorne, of college, Belfast. It appears some years the upper reaches t Lough have been troubled 'ions rjUiifinpp. arisinir from "P of the air at low tide with f known as sulphuretted n gas. This is the gas famil- vry schoolboy who has dab cnemistry as "the prince of lun I add that it is thi inch one species of the eirsrs I'eno describes, I believe, as fther recent," owes its pe I need not further dilate "Si"ii nature of the Belfast 'usance. In the north of "arbor the same ncctiliaritv Naturally, the people set ' "ior as due to the sewage, Simple, but Prof. Letts and U'lie a.-sure us that it is in- 'inetul with the growth "'Va. a ('reen seaweed with F,1nn, familiar to most people v name of the "sea lettuce." "'arches have been of a high :Hv character. In the first :;'.v W that when the sea it is attacked bv certain " 'croues, whose action is '' Hl"i the production of .Iu'i hydrogen gas. Hut the 111 "liieh concerns the public '!''' the question of sewage .'""'sea is the fact that the ' apiiears to be a seawee d '",v lw unci vulgar tastes. I,f '''lighting in the fresh, r'b MWilen ti.lc lm,t n..o..!S (HIT HUM HH Vt isj w,l"'vcr the ulva occurs, lr iiiithnr ..itatf e may he "wati-r is polluted. The dramatic v,rsin of (;,. Lew JVall.ce'. widely-read nov,l, Hur." will be r.-vealed al the Olymp,; Theatre, St. Lou,,, Monday evening, November ISib. Klu & ErlaoKer, ecoMir to all accounts, bi,ve made the production the most beautiful and elaborate spectacle ever exhibit nn the siae in unv u-m r.f ih 4 t --- mv nvim, 4 ue trar.bf, has b fence ol .-R-n Hur to iheatace ii made with all dim fny mint 1 1 the religious interest ,t the book. Its iiomsn galley where ban Hur tell. Arrius of the carpenter's son in Beth eheiu, wbo gave hiru a cup of water and blessed hiai a bn was being dragged away as a slave, and again, in th ii cident in the house of Siujouids, in Antiocb, where Sheik Ilderiai tells of the coming of the Wise Men to biro in the desert for protection from Herod thirty years before, and that Baltbasar, tbe survivor of iberu, is now hlj guest in the Orchard of Palms. It is still view of the audience. Thousands people appear to look down upon tbe contesting charioteers. We see them at the turn and witness the skill of Ben Hur as he cleverly smashes the wheel of Messala's cburiot, and wins the rttce just as the Roman plunges headlong beneath trio hoofs of his exciied horses. The last act gives a picture of the dreadfixl Vale of Hinuon, tbe refuge of the lepers and tbe scene on the Mount of Olives with the multitude drawn ""1 -T 1 1 4 A J. k t jt v., - . - 1 , 1 5 .r ' r if ? r-V.v, J t S Ben Hur: Act V. Exterior of Circus Antioch. MesHala "A smile but one! It is a Roman that befcs!" integrity has been maintained in every detail with the exception of the intro duction of the NV.nrene. As a per sonality He is eliminated in the drama. In the dramatic version the presenta tion of tbe incidents of the story ends wi'h the great scene of the healing of tbe lepers on Mount Olivet by the Naz arene on His way to Jerusalem. His presence is merely symbolized by a shall of wondrously brilliant light whicb falls on the heads of the lepers i - , -.I. .....,,im ij ii a n mi ng J ' : i ' " 1 . ' " - ii I . ! i, ; ... f .10 i We sell the Mound City Co's fine Mixed Paints, these paints are also entirely pure, you cannot buy a better paint anywhere. , We also carry a full stock of Leads, Oils, Enamels, Varnishes, &c. and can SUDdIv vou with anvthiner vmi mav neeA in this . I l J 4 i ty J - ! line at the lowest prices. CRENSHAW & "S-OTJITC. ooooooooooooooooowooootooooootmtooo DIFFICULT: QUESTIONS Getting .a pair of uew shoes is Ja cause of worry to most people, and the following difficult questions naturally arise: Where can I find a shoe that fits comfortably Where can I find the best quality in a shoe Where can I find the best Shoe for the money 9 We can answer these questions readily for you. Give lis a trial and we can satisfy you with a comfortable Qt,'unsurpassed in quality and at a price that you must at once acknowledge to be reasonable. We solicit a liberal share of your patronage. M. D. WILSON. (Copyrighted)' ooootooo further maintained in the story of the Star of Bethlehem ami the Child of the Manger related by Balihasar lo Ren Hur in the bower of Sheik Ilderim, when tbe former is training the Arab's horses tor the chariot raeu, and by the tale of enchanted lund. Here are the dancers and singers given up lo pleasure for pleasuie'ssake. Crowds young girls throng the stage, whili! children with farlandsof flower weave in and out among the dancers An there by the presence of .the Nazarene. The nacred and solemn associations of this his:orio spot are drawn with exceeding delicacy but wilh a sureness uf touch that gives one the impression of hnving been an actual beholder of an incident in the world's history such as was never seen btiore and which will never no witnessed again. t his is I accomplished without a representation of. the personality of tbe Master, but by a pure white light of almost super- mtiiiral brightness indicating His near ness, .so strong h the impression pro- GEORGE W. BATES, WITH- . .; -t' r:' $ :-;::-;&:;yZ ' . 1 The Equitable Life Insurance Co., - Of New York - THE STRONGEST IN THE WORLD When wanting Life Insurance call on or address 8 GEORGE W. BATES, - Lexington, Mo. rui)uooooooooooooooooom t oootoiooio WILLIAM D. RANKIN D. W. B. TBV18 WALTKK B. WAbuELL X Presldont. Vice Pres. Cashier. LEXINGTON SAVINGS BANK, LEXINGTON, PAID UP CAPITAL, MISSOURI. $50,000 Does a general banking' business. Solicits aocouuls. Liberal accommodations to customers. DIRECTORS E F NICHOLSON W D RANKIN JOHN K KY'LaNL) WALTER B WADDKLL B HOFFMAN A G YOUNG D W B TEVI8 Walter B wadded D WBTevls W D Rankin Fannie W Barton ' H B Duke, Curator Jackson Bradley STOCKHOLDERS I M Chapman B Hoffman Jno E Rylund Rufus Young MrsSRonick Alice W Wlnjrate Bettie W Smith A G Young C E Chapman Henry C Wallace B A Wallace W Q McCausland J Q Chambers G A Kriehn Henry Halnkel E F Nicholson L 0 Chapman lien llur. Act VI Amrah ''Some there are who call Iliui the Messiah. This only do I know: He cureth the sick, He even raiseth the dead."' (Copyrighted) as liny kneel in supplication lo Him as II passes unseen. This incident is most reverently and louehingly pre sented and it Ih by far ihe most effective in the drama, not even excepting tbe sen light or I ho charitii race. The religious interest of the play is established in the ptelude tbe meeting of the Wise Men, Ualthasar, Melchair and Jasper, in Hie desert and the appearance to ilieni of the Star of Hethleheru. U is continued in the Arab SbeiK on a camel and a Roman warrior behind two horses dash across the stage al iull speed, itddii.g life and color and variety to a scene of ever changing beauty. We are transported to the land of the lotus eater the wa:eis of KyPU with a Cleopatra exercising the allurements and witch cries which templed lull did not encom pass the mind of Den Hur. Then there is the chariot new. Eight horses run ut -top speed iu full dueed that it seems a though He was inout to appear. "Hen Hur" has been 8'en lii five eiiies New Yolk, Boston, Philadelphia, Itrooklyn mid Chicago. Up to this lime it has been seen by more p'-ople than ever assembled for a theatrical representation in ihe same per oil of lime, lis St. L 'ins engage ment will be limited owing to the many bookings of Hie OUmpii! ilm i nir tbe winter. Mail orders lor seals will bo tilled in the order ot iheir reueipi whon accompanied by cheek or nnJnev order. Address James J. Bnidy, care Olympic theatre, St. Louis, Tho e :,jlinh Gypsies. 'ngliiiiil n iv. n i-.-tnied, "' M'M'iiil riiie.-iiilntion at l,'llu"'' Tlifv claim tlmttlie '"Ittcllt-p. lv pi""1 l'c '"' ''"nest), lm livid ilown "I'uiutiun of rurnu-r tlaj. Lexliigiotiiiins I'oiiipllmeiited. In a letvtliy report of the fool bull came between Central college, or Fayette, and Went worth, of Lex ington, the following dosing para graph appeals in the Fayette Democrat-Leader: The game was one that, both teams should be proud of. TheJU cut worth hoys were perfect geutleiueii and treated us admirably in every respect. We would be sale in saying that it was by far the hardest team we have played against this year. To form a proper closing fur this paragraph we must mention thai Dr. William, piesldenl of Central Female college, gave us a "very pleasant surprise by giving a reeeptiou at the college in honor of the 'foot ball boys." Only the two teams and a few others were pre-ent. After uiectlnif with the faculty our boys showed that Ihev liked the girls quite as well as foot ball anil did their part again royally. Dr. Williams is an excellent man and he has indeed a lovely family or girls After spending an hour with much enjoyment we were informed that our train was at hand, so bidding all goodbye, and with the shouts uf "Whoop! 'Hili! Hah!'' we left for home. Do you get the Intelligencer? Tom I'rilcliett. Tom Prltchett, one of the best known men in .Missouri, cameiin Saturday night to visit LexiugtoD relatives and went to Waverly Mon day to spcmlt lie day. For years past Mr. Pritclictt has been a clerk at the Laclede hotel, headquarters, at St. Louis for Missourians, and plain "Tom ' Is the familiar tille'by which lie goes. His connection with ttiat hotel has been a source of revenue to il in the class of custom drawn through the high esteem in which he is held by the hosts of men who know lit in. RICHARD FIELD, Phksi 8, J. ANDREW, CashikP HBO. 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