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COMMENT OF LEADING NEW8PAPER5
ON A VARIETY OF TOP^^^Efnot
a recent manifestation to
rV! oyer'the years about som^
criminal cases, though guilt be clear.
?. with ti?: pejf-mell system In England
' ot striking -at the heart of the ?aje
V. ': Twb radical errors exist In this reason
In*; and this disrespect for what ar'
called technicalities ought to be edu
g" 'hated out ot the American people
Vl There Is no sinister meaning to a tech
nlcal law point In America. If It Is at
k nil a law point, if Is part and parcel
of the law. and if it be wo. then |t must
'Observed. Great Britain has a
. flexible constitution'; that i( it Is
not written. Its courts proceed upon
' precsjffents, charters trnd parliament/
ar/ acts, and nothing is itxed. though
tthe centuries of disclslons seem tc
have given stability. We have, or uu
J;-' v til receotly were thought to have, a I
tprecise organic chart, and statutes In
f-V- the various States are construed by
their printed words. The prescrlption
of a procedure means obedience.
V*:,; If a court or court officer transgresses
33," that manner of proceeding, If the crime
. proved lacks one element of the crime
: defined then the court action Is compolsory,
and Ib not asesrtlng a techhi
' nlcal point, but upholding the law.
. American courts Jo deal with more
Sg^apphUg than British courts, for hapSB?
PW-' ^peltote tribunals are pore fre
' quent in this American land, with larger
er jurisdiction. The latter are tm&
- measurably superior to French courts,
f-'V, where the Judge acts like Rhadaman7
thus of old, convicts, and then hears
. only the evidence to support his Judgment
American courts always decide,
after finding the error whether it diJ
aSant t ho tnror unfairly
(lament lor u iimuci tiuw r??uvc
England under the English Channel.
This project was proposed by a French
engineer 100 years ago. Bills to authorize
It have been before Parliament
eight times?the last one 13 years ago
?and have always been rejected on
the plea that it would afford an avenue
for French Invasion. Yet this Is
so baseless a fear that it casts doubt
upon Its own sincerity. England has
hundreds of miles of coast on which
an inimical expedition could land by
a few hours' sail from the continental
porta. Since the time of Napoleon
there has been little reasonable doubt
j , that a small Invading force might sud;
" denly reach the English coasts. But
' England's safety lies In the practical
certainly that before this could be
V ;; made large enough to threaten conL
quest her naval strength woul<J cut
; off its communicsations by sea. But
to suppose n tunnel, the mouth of
which can lie commanded by a battery
/ of machine guns able to destroy any
.army that tries to pass the defile," or
which could be destroyed and flooded
in a moment by a charge of dynamite
to contain npy threat to English security
is the delirium of Insular panic.
Tbeae effective precautions can be so
easily supplied that It is safe'to presume
that no invading army Would
ever court destruction by trying to
march through such a tunnel.
The Special Acre.
Philadelphia Inquirer.
A movement is in progress in the
States beyond the Missouri which
ought to be of wide interest and produce
Important results. The State agi.
ricultura! colleges, the railways, the
federal Agricultural Department and
some private individuals have proposed
a practical plan for educating the
farmers. Each fanner ia to select one
acre and treat it according to scientific
methods, following the explicit
directions,of the agricultural authoripropooetl
to demonstrate
or uijsiit against
a prisoner.' Granted a capable
; ' and hcnest judge, there Is no real
; technicality that affects a case. If re:;.'2.
versal occurs, the technicality of the
V howler on the outside, and the shallow
thinker In the magazines. Is actually
Imbedded In the law itself, and Is law
" as much as those larger principles
which everybody believes he compre'
, hends. This technicality reform can
well await others or more pressing moment
i
t - Silver. Bullion.
Boston Transcript.
Silver bullion has reached the high...
est price which It has touched since
" -the repeal of the Sherman act, In
1893, when the United States government
went out of the market as a purchaser.
It Is now selling at slightly
. above 70 cents an ounce. At the ratio
. of "16 to 1." which was so prominent
an tssue.forso many years in Americas,,
politics, silver would he rated at
8ii9 an ounce, and obviously at just
half that llgure under the 32-to-l
scheme which was recommended by
the International Exchange Commission.
and had been put into use In the
Philippines, ami in' its essentials in
Mexico. This latter legal barrier slitter
has broken over, tne new price
compelling a revision of the standard
and a lessening of the bullion value
of the coins. The.reasons for the re
cent advance In silver are clear. The
Increasing supplies of gold. In which
all the other eommodies are measur
.- ed, have changed the ratio between It
'2' and them, so that everything has become
a little higher, including silver.
?! ' which rises and falls like any other
Ir. f article in the commercial world. SitV
ver is now largely a byproduct of other
mining operations, anj hence Its
volume does not respond clastic-ally
in response to the demand as do most
i ?' other commodities. Accordingly, when
hfexlco or India want an exceptional
quantity of silver for any coinage enterprise,
the price Is considerably llfted.
There Is nothfng in the silver situation
tCHlaj, however, that will make
Its restoration to the old party by the
operation of law likely to become a
live Issue in the near future, to say
the least. If, Indeed, the bimetallic
theory Is not forever discredited.
The Channel Tunnel Project.
A persistent project heretofore held
in abeyance by an equally persistent
' prejudice Is to reappear In the new
application to the Sext session of Par
SR&P,' ' ?4
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that from this acre more than twice
the usuad crops can be harvested. If
this is done ten acres will next be
tried, and after that the farmer is expected
to need no urging.
It is cf particular inte'rest that the
, women of the farms are enthusiastic
over the programme.. While It la true
that gardening will be tried to some
\ extent, that is not the whole purpose
I of the movement. Rather, it Is to
{show bow tbe larger crop mar be increased,
and here h is more a question
of scientific treatment than of extra
'abor. The very fact that labor is so
difficult to secure Is the reason for
I making each acre produce as much
is possible. Farms are growing small r
because the laborer prefers to be
lis own boss and till bis own soil. If
-b? Agricultural Department is correct,
tlje cultivated soil of this country
an easily produce twice as much as
cvday without a great deal of added
ixpense for fertilizing. If enough of
fertilizer Is discriminatingly used 'it
"s believed that the result will be much
greater.
China's Rebuke to England* - "
New york World.
That there is a new order ofitbings
In China the outer world is well
aware. It has heard bf ehopfced-up
Idols floating down the rivers, of, mandarins(scfidlng
theft* sona to American
schools,and ofthe adoption of western
ideas of government. The lesson of
Japanese success has been applied In
the reorganization of the army. The
nation has ousted the American. syndicate
and will build Its own railways.
The Empress Dowager, has come out
of her seclusion, and cast off her conservatism.
But it la China's revolt from the opium
Blavery fc which It was subjected
by Great Britain that gives most;
striking proof of its awakening. By
governmental decree il e degrading
traffic which British guns enforced'
and which British opinion still sustains
Is prohibited within the next 10 I
years. That the first act of an otden-:
tal power emerging "from barbarism 1
should be to throw off the moral shaeu-!
les impored on it by a Christian na-!
tion Is a rebuke almost unique in bis-;
tory. j
The loss of the opium trade will j
cost India nearly ,112,000,000 annually,
and. the government a revenne second
only to that derived from land taxation
and railway earnings. The cultinopoly,
restricted almost entirely to
vation of opium Is a government moBengal
and the united provinces. Government
funds subsidize, the . poppygrowers,
and government factories at
Patna and Ghazlpur prepare the drug
for the market. The monthly auction
sales In Calcutta. In which it Is' said
for export to China, are conducted by
the government.
MEN AND WOMEN.
Edwin I,. Frizzed, formerly of Ley-'
den, Mpss., in charge of the bridgebuilding
for the Boston and Maine
railroad, has lived on a railroad car
lor 20 years.
Bishop MacDonnld, of the Roman
Catholic Diocese of Harbor Grace. N. j
F. has been appointed archbishop of
a titular see. He will shortly retire
from active duties and will reside In
Picton. N. S.
Major Herbert J. Slocntn. of the
Second Cavalry, a nephew of the wid-1
ow of the late Russell Sage, will soon j
tender his resignation from the.army
to take tip the active management- of
the Sage estate, of which ihe father ;
at Major Slocum is executor. ;
Senor Enrique Cortex, the new! Colombian
minister to the United States,
who has Just arrived In Washington,
has spent most of his life in the finan- i
cial world of London. For a quarter
of a century he has been at thi hear. !
of on? of the biggest South Ameri- j
can banking houses in that city. ,
Secretaries Root and Shaw will address
the Trans-Mississippi Congress,
which will meet in Kansas City, taio.,
the latter part of November. Stcre j
tary Root will speak oh the recent Pan-;
American Congress in Rio Janeiro,'
and Secretary Shaw's subject win be
Financial Problems of the Uhited I
States."
Andrew Carnegie opened te new en-!
gineering and natural philosophy departmhnt
of the Edinburgh Univer- j
sity. Former Premier Balfour, chan-1
1 cellor of the university. In thtjnklng'
Mr. Carnegie, Lord Elgin and .other j
contributors to the funds, conferred
the degree of doctors of laws oh. Mr: J
Carnegie and Lord Elgin. ;. J
William A. Bradford, Jr., who will |
shortly be made president of the Wis- j
consin Central Railroad, is a direct i
descendant of William Bradford, who
came over In the Mayflower and was
the first governor of Massachusetts.
While.still a boy Mr. Bradford began
his career In the railroad business
Boston, starting at the very bottom '
step and gradually working upward, t
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Beware of Olntmenta for uatarrn mat
Contain Mercury;
as mercury will surely destroy the,
sence of smell and completely derange
the whole system when entering It
through the mucous surfaces. Such
articles should never be used except
on prescriptions from reputable physicians.
as the damage they will So
Is ten fold to the good you possibly derive
from them. Hall's Catarrh Cure,
manufactured by F. J. Chenney & Co.,
Toledo, 0., contains no mercury, and
Is taken internally, acting directly
upon the blood and mucous surfaces
of the system. In buying Hall's-Catarrh
Cure be sure you get the genuine.
It is taken Internally and made
In Toledo. Ohio, by F. J. Cheney & Co.
Testimonials free.
Sold by druggists. Price, 75c per
bottle.
Take Hall's Family Pills for constipation.
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A big want ad m the West Virgin!
Ian telling your whole story win coat
! leaa than tha Whne leather yon win
, wear out looking tor what yon want.
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NOTE?SPE3IA.L.
received and filled ii
| THE STAGE |
!t is said 'hat Lillian Russell may
make.her appearance In grand opera.
Dripa de .Wolfe Jb to Join Robert Loralne's
company In "Man and Superman."
lamra Bart and Henry Stanford are
to play in "Doroty Vernon of HadJon
Hall.*'Lottie
Collins, of "Ta-rar-ra Boomoe-ay"
.fame, Is making a vaudeville
tour of! the English provinces.
Madame .Modjeska began her season
this week In Plainfleld, N. X, under
the management, of Jules Murray.
Irene Bentley has been engaged by
Thorn*!? W. Riley to play the part of
the princess in "The Belle of Mayfair."
Frank Mouian and Maud Ullian
Berri are to appear In "The-Grand
Mogul," by Frank Pixley and Gtistav
Lnders:
"The Measure of a Man," by Cara
Maynard, Is pronounced by Augustus
Thomas the best of Its Rind now nefcre
the public.
Frank Gilmore is leading man this
season with Henrietta Crosman. Mr.
Gilmore is a fatorite with Baltimore
Bad Stomach Makes
Bad Blood.
Too 0*0 not ntaise sweet batter In a
foul, urn-lean churn, The rtonfich nerves
as a churn in wbleft to agitate. work up
and disintegrate our food as I) is being
digested. If It be wwak, sluggish tad
foul the' pwult will be torpid?sluggish
liver and had, impure blood.
The Ingredients of Dr. Pierce's Golden
Medigal Discover?' are fast such at best
serve-to correct and core ali bach derangements.
It is made up without a
drop of alcohol in-lte composition; chemically
pure, triple-refined glyeerine being
used instead of the commonly employed
alcohol. Mow this glycerine is of Itaelf a
valuable medicine, instead of a deleterious
agent like "alcohol, especially In the
cure of weak stomach, dyspepsia and the
varlousformsof Indigestion. Prof-Flnley
ElilngWtod. M. D., of Bennett hledics.1
College. Chicago, says of it:
"in dyspepsia-ic serves ?n 4xraJMl 0UPpose.
* * It Is one of the best maaufactured;
products of the present time In Its
actioh upoh enfeebled, disordered stomachs;
especially If there Is ulceration or catarrhal
f astritls (catarrhal inflammation of stomach).
It la a most efficient preparation. Glycerine
will relieve many cases of pyrosis (heartburn)
and excewlre gastric acidity. It isaseful in
chronic Intestinal dyspepsia, especially the
flatulent variety, and In certain ^forms of
chronic .constipation, stimulating the secretory
and excretory functions of tha intestinal
f When combined. In lost the right proportions.
with Golden Seal root. Stone root,
Black Cherry bark, Queen's root, Bloodroot
and Mandrake root, or the extracts of
these, as in Dr. Pierce's Golden Medical
Discovery, there can be no doubt ot Its
great efficacy In the care of tU stomach,
liver and intestinal disorders and derangements.*These
several ingredients have
the strongest endorsement In all such
cases of such eminent medical leaden as
Prof. R. Bartbolow, AL D.. of Jefferson Medical
College. Chicago; Prof. HobartA. Hare.
11 P.. of Medical Department, flniveraltr ot
Pa.; Prot Laurence Johnson. M. D.. Medical
Collcfe-Chlruo: Prof. John M. OmMtr. M. D.
and Pint John Kmc. JL v.. Author, at the
Amerlr.n DUpuantoir. nnd aeon, of other,
udooc the mE medlcel men of our lind.
Who can douW the curative virtue of
i medicine the InmdienU of which hare
"concur,Hon ennd^D^r Plerc**!
Pleasant TelWr. One or two a dose.
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a the order of arrival fo
REGULAR Sfl
theater-goers, having been leading
r-ian hertt with the George Fawcett
stock company.
The new productions In New York
this week are William Gtlette's play
"Clarice" and Clay Clement's presentation
of "Sam Houston."
While Blanche Ring's personal success
In "Miss Dolly Dollars" Is undoubted,
the play Itself is to be withdrawn
shortly. Miss Ring has nol
yet made definite plans for the rest
of the season.
| Frank Daniels' successful musical
farce "Sergeant Brue," will be withdrawn
from the boards in the spring
and replaced by a Persian opera cn
titled "Omar," which Charles Dillingham,
Mr. Daniels' manager, has
secured. The new piece Is based on
the lays of the tentraaker of Kbay
yam. The music Is by Victor Herbert
and the book by Harry B. Smith and
A. N. C. Fowler.
Of. Mile. Dazie. world famous l^her
triginal character of "Le Domino
Rouge," the London Graphic says:
"She Is the only dancer London has
over soon whose execution equals that
of ogr great Genee." Mile. Dazie created
a veritable sensation when she
appeared In England's capital this sea.son,
her stay being twice extended,
and now word has been received from
abroad that the H. B. Marlnellf's office
has been requested to secure la
Belle Dazle for a London appearance
next season.
Mr. William Archer, the foremost
dramatic critic In London, In summoning
up the dramatic season in the
london Tribune, and in mentioning
''A3l-o6a-Sudden Peggy," which Is j
Henrietta Crosman's play for this year |
and which ran for the greater part
of the season In London, reiers 10
Ernest Denny, who wrote the play.
a#one or the "new forces" In the Eiirlish
drama, evidently meaning that It
Is from such men as Mr. Denny that
we are to receive our best plays In
the future. He speaks of the author's
keen sense of dramatic effect and refers
to the play as an Ingenious comedy.
with great brightness and humor.
KEN ARE POWERLEM
Tt Flint Antait Disease Daises Tlrr
Strike at the Uaderljlai Canst,
To treat Dandruff, and ratling Hair,
with Irritants or oils on which a parasitic
germ will prosper. Is like scooping
water from the ocean to prevent the tide
from rising.
Tou cannot accomplish a satlsftdnr
cure without having a right underelem'
tng of the fundamental causes of th
trouble.
Ton most kin the Demdnift Genu.
Newbro's Herpldde does this became I
la specially made to do that very thing.
When the germ la removed, tho (nihil
no Choice bat to resume healthy
growth and beauty.
"Deatroy the cause, you remove the
effect."
Sold by leading druggists. Send Me. la
tamps for sample to The Herpldde Co..
Detroit. Mich
E. A. Bllltngslea A Co., spedi&l
agents.
A Strange Circumstance.
Pennsylvania Is making as much
fuss about Its extravagant state optlol
as though It were not used to being
robbed.-a-Rocheater Herald.
Everything at cost at Burdettei.
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RICES: .25, i
.nnounces that Mail Ori
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DECLARES THE NAVY
HAS BEEN INSULTED.
Commander Harlow Indignant at Hotel
for Refusing Admission to
a Bluejacket
PITTSBURG. Pa., Oct 20.?On recelpt
of orders from Washington Commander
S. H. Harlow, of the naval recruiting
station at Pittsburg took up
the case of Seaman John Crouse, who
some days ago was denleJ admission
to the dining room of the Hotel Marietta.
at Connellsvllle, Pa, the clerk .
taking the ground that he was not
clothed properly and that "too much
of his" neck showed."
Commander Crouse spent a day In
Connellsvllle and came back to submit
a lengthy and Indignant report to .
his superiors at Washington. The offi- .
cer takes the ground that the actions .
of the hotel people were nothing but
an Insult to the Navy Department.
Commander Harlow said:
"This has got to be a serious matter '
and the whole Navy Department has '
been aroused. Seaman Crouse was
working in advance of me In Connells- ]
ville and had to wear his uniform. If
our sailors are refused bed and board '
I because they wear the uniform of Un
cie Sam l may as wen pain. up ami
go home, The department wll! not '
stand for such things, for they are n
direct insult"
A NOTRE DAME LADY.
I will send free, with full Ins true
tlons, some of this simple preparation
for the cure of Leucorrhoca, Ulcere- ;
tlon Displacements, Falling of tA
Womb, Scanty of Painful Periods, Tumors
or Growths; Hot Flashes, Desire
to Cry, Creeping feeling up the Spine,
pain In the Back, and all Female Trou- J
bles, to all Sending address. To moth- j
ers suffering daughters I will explain
a Successful Home Treatment If :
you decide to continue It will only cost
about 12 cents a week to guarantee a
cure. Tell other sufferers of It that
is all I ask. If you are Interested
write now and tell your suffering
friends of It Address Mrs. M. Summers,
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