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A. R. ZIMMERMAN, Publisher.
FLYWO JTH. - - INI 3 ANa.
DEATH COMES TO SIX.
BALTIMORE AND OHIO TRAIN
WRECKED.
Schooner and Crpw Lost in Sight of Hall
fax Crowds -1 in I its Welken at the
Last Moment Predicament of Morocco
Governors llioler. lliots.
Crash 1 Intt : Freight.
Train No. Ö. Baltimore and Ohio
limited, ran into tho iirt section of
Xo. t'4, a fast cattle train, at Kcson
stcel siding, two mile east, of Iloek
vood, Fa., atö:4o Wo Ine.-day evening.
Six men wo.c killed in tho collision
ard several otheis badly hurt Tho
railroad otticia's say no passengers
were hurt, Both trains were going
at the rate of forty miles an hour, and
came t; getlier while rounding a curve.
Neither -rew had time to jump or
round a warning. The mail car was
reduce I to kindling wood. Only tho
heavy vestibules of the passenger ears
saved thorn from a similar f;ite. Fully
a dozen cattle ia:'s were piled up in
the wie -k, killing and maiming many
cf the dumb brutes.
All in Itoard At Drowned.
Thk schooner Annie- M. Prilc, Capt.
James (I. Pride, bound to Halifax from
Mabou, C. B., was driven ashore near
Herring Cove at the entrance to Hali
fax harl or Wo dncsd ly, and all on
shore perislud. Fisho.men watched
the c-sel from tho dill's as it drifted
to its doom, but were powerless to.-a.e
tho crew, resides a crew of four hands
the Captain's liites-on, 10 years oil,
cnl two female passengers were on
board.
Train IJol'ers I.oe Their Nerve.
Burei.vgton passenger train No. 41
was held up ahmt one mile east of Hy
annis, Xeb., at 5 o'clock Wednesday
morning bv two men wh boarded tho
tr ain at hitman, covered tho engi- !
neer with V inchciters, and told him
to stop tho train when ordered. Whjn
the train was st pi ed tho men got oil
and ra l, taking nothing with them. It
is sup osed tho bandits lost thoir ne:vo j
at tue last moment.
BREVITIES.
Tin: Minister of the Interior and tho
Minister of War in Argentino havo
resigned.
Bookkeeim: Boris II. Ryers, of
tho Brooklyn Club, is missing; and
$';,500 of the organization's money can
not bo found. Tho club is one of
Brooklyn's swell organizations.
Mayor VILI.EXKUVE, of Montreal,
ha3 received a letter postmarked Buf
falo. X'. Y., anm uncing that a plan is
on f ot to break into the Mercie: vault
and steal tho late ex-Premier s body.
Captain William O Toolk, of the
Leonard Street Station, who was ac
cused before tho I exow Committee in
Xew York of taking bribes, has asked
to bo retired from tho joiice depart
ment. M. E. Moorehkad indorsed a noto
of 150,000 for tho iron tirm of Moore
head & Mexican, Pittsburg, Pa., three
years ago, thus enabling tho business
"to continue. The noto has just gone
to protest.
Thk body of David Goodsell, of But
ternut Lake, Wis., a victim of tho
Hinckley forest tire, wus found and
fu'lv identified after a searc'i of sev
eral weeks, during which a largo num
ler of unknown bodies were disin
ter red.
Thk Missouri, Kansas and Texas
jia senge r train, St. Louis to San An
tonio, was wieckod near Luling, Tex.
The engine struck a hor.-c. and the en
gine and mail car, with tho passen
ger coaches, wero derailtd. Sovcra'
passengers were injured.
a ( hoeera riot has o. curreü in t
Iluszth, a village of Hungary, at tho
junction of tho Theirs with tho Xagy
A'r, arising from the popular anger at
an edict declaring that all r arsons who
die of cholera must bo buried in a
Ecparato cemetery. I'ondarraos fired
upon tho mob, killing four jxjrsons and
wounding many others. Sixty arrests
wero made.
TllK London Telegraph says that
Japan will demand as the terms of
peaco the cession to her of tho Island
of Kormosa and the payment of an in
demnity of 410,0 H,(MM)' or .C40,OU),MM).
F reigr.crs who have arrived at Che
Foo from Port Arthur say tho Japan
ese arc attacking the latter place Ire
land and by sea. A Chinese feet lies
inside tho harbor.
Thk survey of the Ohio canal to as
certain its practicability as a ship
cinal will begin in Akron, Ohio, by
the corps of (.'ovcrnnv nt engineers ap
point d for tho purpose. This will bo
the fir-tof the routes ti bo surveyed,
tho other 1 ing tho Eric Canal, a
route from Brio, Pa., to Pittsburg.
Tho engineers will work north to
Cleveland. Tho car al is to bo "0 feet
wide and 7 feet deep.
TllK governors of tho southern prov
inces of Morocco, pressed by the roUds
in their respective district, havo
sought refuge in Morocco City, fleeing
fr ra the outraged Kabylos, their long
suffering, oppressed and despoiled sub-
"ects. The Miltan ha ordered them
aek to their districts. To oltoy means
death at tho hands of thoso people,
who have laid siege to tho southern
capital and pi undo red the surrounding
country.
The Choctaw, Oklahoma and Gulf
Railway Company will build 122 miles
of railway from South McAlister to
Oklahoma City at a est of $1,200.000.
Sami-kl Mckk-ay, Jr., special mes
senger to President Cleveland, mar
ried Miss Mau l F. Arnott in tho Afri
can M. 11 Church at Wilkesbarrc, Pa.
AN express train on tho Heading
Koad struck ast.oet car at Nicjto.vn,
Pa. Tho car was thrown fifty feet
from tho tr. ck. Two passengers ar j
reported killed outright an I soveral
Others in.urcd.
EASTERN.
TilEbo-t speech-making record dur
ing tho campaign ha Won made by
Chauncey De pew thirty-fivo speeches
in two days.
A New York paper prints a story
to the effect that Ceorgc M. Pullman's
daughter is ab ut to man y King Alex
ander of So r via.
John H. En'geeheet. an engineer,
manager of a Tennessee in n company,
was killed at Hi'e. Pa., by a boy whom
he attempted to frighten.
William Cin ps, who murdered his
aged mother and terribly wounded his
father at Buffalo, X. Y., has been cajv
tured. Ho is a raving man'a
T. M. LviiMKR, of Al cgheny, Fa,
dry go ds merchant, has a-signod.
Judgments aggregating ,0 were
con f esse .1. The asset i amount to about
$ ICO, Ol.
Burglars entered the bank at West
Wir.lic d, Herkimer Cou t . X. V.. and
blew t e door of tho vault off with
dynamite. Toey seen i cd about 1,000
in mo. icy.
Preparations for the formation of
a cell ro'lcd st d t us', aiv under way
aga'n among t' o larger manufactur
er , whoa'c meeti'ig at tl.o Holland
House in X- w York.
Joseph HosixzKi was arrested at
Pittsburg ai d h 11 in 8 :,0 o 1 ail o:i
the charge of co ispiracy to do fraud a
m ml er of pcrs rs who su' s nibed to a
co-oj eratie land scheme.
A suu kssitl tes: of tho German
anti-t'xine remedy for diphtheria,
used as a p eventive, has been mado
in tho hospital at Philadeli hia on a
little girl who had been sul'Ctcd to
di htheria infcctio.i.
Luigi Hevelli. son of a rii h widow
in Purin, Italy. c mmitted sui ido in
the ollice of a Xew Vork Italian news
paper immediately aftr an editorial
declination ti u c somo manuscript ho
had submitted g ving reasons why he
proporcd to kill himself.
WESTERN.
Miss Ellen Stuhulefield, who
claimed to be 110 years old, died at
Atchison. Kan.
Citizens o" Cushing, Ok., have
jailed Joseph and Patsy Beck, identi
fied as lied Hock trarn robbers.
Hotel Bhlyiderf, a family hotel
at 11th street and Wa-hington avenue,
St. Louis.was almost entirely destroyed
by lire. L ss between $" ,(.hj ) and $7;",
t(H). All guests escaped.
The body of Horace Clark, a T-y ear
old Peoria loy for whom searching
parties havo been looking in the be
lief that ho had been ablucted, was
found in the Illinois river.
Jealousy cause! Ccorgo Kirt of
Chicago to shoot Mrs. Florence
Schultz and then put a bullet into his
own brain. He was instantly killed,
but Mrs. Schultz may recover.
Dr. George W. Phinney, Husband
of Mrs. Phinney, who is President of
the National Non-Partisan Woman's
Christian Temperaneo Union, died at
his residence in Cleveland of heart dis
ease. West J. Robinson, prominent in
Atchison, Kas.. has just been found at
Benton Harbor. Mich. Ho was board
ing there c'ictly, and kept his where
abouts dorn his relatives just to satisfy
a whim.
A mail pouch supposed to havo
contained a large amount of money in
registered letters was stolen from tho
mail carrier's wagon while en route
from tho depot to tho posto'lico in
Grand Forks, X. P.
Dr. C. F. Simmons, President of the
Simmons Medicine Company and Su
perintendent of the Centennarv Meth
odist Sunday-school, St. Louis, Mo.,
was convicted of assault to kill John
McPane, a clerk in his employ. Tho
punishment was fixed at three years in
the penitentiary.
Thomas H. Wickes Second Yieo
President of Pullman's Palace Car
Company, is defendant in a bill for
divorce, Jilel in the Circuit. Court at
Chicago by Laura M. Wieke Tho
ground on which the decree is asked
is cruelty, tho formal charge only
lieing made, and no specific acts set
forth in the bill.
Pr i sidi:nt Angell, of the Michi
gan State University, has been promi
nently mentioned as Professor Swing's
successor in the irre at People's Church
at Chicago. He v.s asked to picach a
sermon. The Pi evident, however, will
remain in Ann Arbor. He has declined
to pre ch even once. Tliis is not my
vocation," said he. "anl, as for tho
rumor thai I am t take his place for
good, it is utterly unfounded, and I
would not do so under any circum
stances." A telegram from Paulding, Ohio,
reports tho murder of a b y, aged 7,
and his sistor, aged .", tho children of
Samuel Good, a prosperous farmer
living about two niilas lioni town. The
children started to school, but not re
turning at dark searching parties wont
out. At daylight the little bodies wo: o
found in a brush heap. The boy's
throat was cut, the girl wasdocapitated
and disemboweled, the weapon lcing
an ax. An attempt had leen mado to
burn tho brush heap, but it was too
wet.
The tears of pretty Maude Cullen
wero tho causo of a strike of 2.VJ girls
employed a pickers in tho Detroit
pearl button factory Friday aftcrnorn.
Tho factory has been having trouble
with its employes, about 10 ) of its men
now biing out on strike. An elTort to
get tho girls to striko failed until the
foreman ordered Maude to pack some
buttons that had been linishcl by non
union hands. Sho routed, who'eupon
ho ordered her to unit w rk altogeth
er. She donned her wraps and then
sat down at her place and had a good
cry. Over 20 girl workers imme
diately surrounded her, and alter a
brief indignation meeting walkod out
of tho factory. Another 00 girls
joined them in tho morning Tho
primary cause of tho trouble is tho
dbchargoof a foreman whom all tho
employes likod.
Early Kriday morning fi -o broko
out in Hammond's big packing plant
at South Omaha, and by 1 o'clock had
gained such headway that it soemed
nothing short of a mirarlo could keep
tho flames from sweeping all tho build
Ines away, and it was also fearr.J the
tiro wouid reach tho iramenso Cudahy
plant. Tho entire department of tho J
city wero called to the scene of tho 1
lire and made such a determined fight
that the Hames wero confined to what
is known as ho '"Kef house," a four
story brick building .00 by :0 ) leet.
This building cast .:'ih,000 and with
tho contents will prcbiidy bring the
total loss to .oo, 00. There is l.."o ,
o o insurance on the whole i !ant.
'force firemen wero caught under fall
ing walls and instantly k He 1.
SlLAN Lewis, the condem ed Choc
taw murderer, was shot at Wil burton,
I. T., Monday morning, by Sheriff
Pur.-ley. The b.dlet from the sheriff's
"Winchester missed tho condemned
mans heart. It went c can through
the mu deror's body, and Lewis,
throwing b;ck his head, t-ank gra 1
ing to the ground. To end the
hor. ible work the sheriff was
fi tally compelled to take hold of
the mans noso and smother him
to death. He lived thirty min
utes after being shot. Tventy-six
other Indians are under indictment
lor the same murder fo which Lewis
was oxected. When they come to trial
trouble is anticipated as their sympa
thy crs aro aroused. Lewis was
years old. He had been given fre
ouent chances to scape because of the
She: i!T's dread of car yingout tho law.
but rofvred to take advantage of them.
SOUTHERN.
TilE tweuty-.-econd ant.ual congress
( the A.-sociatitn for tho Advance
ment of W men, Mrs. Julia Ward
lb Ave pre-iding. was in session at
Knoxville Tenn.
Paul Grant and Morris Eerriter
lecame involved in a political discus
sion at Kichmond. Va., when Fer
riter struck Grant two blows with his
list, causing death.
Goethe L- i :r Knights of Pythias,
the largest German hdgein Maryland,
which has been in existence sixteen
years, has surrendered its charter and
rituals and withdrawn from the order.
Five cf tho leaders of the Sa u tilied
Band on Chi ocote.'g o Island, Mary
land, have boe.i indicted for conspiracy
in separating wives f n m thoir hus
bai.ds, and for bei ig a publi nuisance.
Major Clint MuClarty, founder
of tho Louisvillo, Ky., clearing houe,
died, ag.d ':?. He served in tho Con
federate army under Colonel Breckin
ridge, and later with the famous Or
phan Brigade.
A HURRK ANE, accompanied by hail
and lightning, passed over Brcnham,
Tex., from the northeast. Dwellings,
barns, fencing, and trees wero blown
away. A number of peopL wero badly
injured. Shrevcport, La, was visited
by u disastrous storm. Much loss has
been sustained, but as far as known
nobody wai killed.
Passenger train Xo. 1!, of tho Kan
sas City, Memphis and Birmingham
Railroad, was held up Thursday
morning a few miles east of Xew Al
bany, Miss., by three masked men and
the express car looted of its contents.
Otliccrs of the Southern Express Com
pany give it out that only a lot of cheap
jewelry and vouchors constituted tho
robbers booty. It is suspected, how
ever, that tho exj ress officials aro ly
ing low on this subject for their own
reasons. The general belief is that
the robbers wort? amateurs, although
the3 did thinirs up in shape. Thero
is not tho slightest clew f.o their
identity.
Developments in the Xew Orleans,
La., labor troubles show the desj ela
tion of the white men who work along
tho levee. Sunday alternom the torch
was applied to the wharf of the
West India and Pacific Steamship
Company on tho leveo at the
foot of Nun street, and boforo tho
famo wero subdued thero was a loss
of 2 0.000 in merchandise, cotton, ai:d
damage to nie cf thoir steamships.
About half was insured. The tr ub!e
is a race war between tho white and
colored screwmen and longshoremen.
It resulted Saturday in a riot, in which
one i.egro was killed and several
wounded. The police are almost powo -less,
and it is likely the Governor will
order out troops.
WASHINGTON.
Therm: are good reasons tolclievo
the removal of tho President's family
from the White House to their eoun
trv place was uudoubto Uy duo to tho
smallpox scare prevalent throughout
Washington. Mrs. Cleveland and the !
children have been vaccinated.
AN abstract of tho resources and
liabilities of the national banks in tho
United States on Oct. L', ls!4. as shown
by their reports to tho Comptroller of
tho Currency, .shows that the aggre
gate am, int. of individual deposits on
that dat was I,72",rlf,v'l,., against
$L4."d.l2i.:'::o on Oct. ::, IWl. The
h ans and discounts hao increased
during that time over SH'.l.O io.OOO.
Tho amount of st ecie in national I auks
on Oct. 2, 1114, was 2 ITJ.'O.C,.,!, and
legal tenders l20.r4 Lo.'iS. Reports to
tho Director of iho Mint show coinage
for the month of October as follows:
Gold, 'oll,S(.0; silver, $1, 217,000. of
which :oo.noo was standard dollars:
minor coin. $2.'',0iio. The amount of
national bank notes received for re
demption during tho last month was
i."',7i 0, and the amount of deposits
received to retire national bank notes
was sl,,S2S,.lo, lea. ing tho balanco of
such deposits on the lKoks of the
Treasury 10 ', 47.".
The Indian office is finding it a very
di:f cult matter to prevent tho sale of
liquor to the Indians. The most difli
cult problem has leen presented in
recent court decisions in which it is
declared that Indians who ha.o taken
their lands in severalty are citizens of
tho United States and that it is no
longer contrary to law to sell liquor to
them. Two or three decisions havo
already l'en made to that effect, and
tho notice of .ludgo I'gorton of South
Dakota to tho Fnited States (hand
Jury, topiosent no more indictments
agaii st 1KM3 ns selling liquor to
Indians oi al'otted lands, looks as
if tho courts wero going to take
the view of tho case that no ro
strict'ons sho old be placed on Indian
citiens. In reports submitted by va
rious Indian agents to tho Commis
sioner of Indian Affairs, tho fa-'t is
pointed out that it is very difficult to
prevent the sale of li nor to Indians.
Not only on account of the fact that
tho courts havo recognized Indians,
having takoo allotments, as citbons,
but for other tauses. Tho agent of
tho Southern Ftes in Colorado ex
presses his o duion of tho whisky
tiallio in tho following: "When tho dd-
t
ÄÄ1 irj
subjo.'tcd t) tho lawless deeds of a
very te ugh class of whites and Mexi
cans, th task of regulating the tra'lic
in villainous co rpo.mds called 'whis
k .-'i'iian easily lo estimated. How
ever, by o:lering rewards, which I
a.rreo to pa out of my own f inds, p
ha e at least since :ded in c.irbing tho j
evil to a commendab e extent. Tho j
standing reward is 2Ö. money to be !
1 aid upon c miction."
Eia.ENE Hsi'KRANiv. OuniN, an opc
ratic singer opular in this country,
died in London.
T.IK arre-t of Capt. Alfred Dreyfus,
of the gene'-a' staff, on tho cha re of
treason and e pionage on behalf of the
triple allianco is the sensation of the
hour at I 'aris.
The Car tf Kussia died at .". o'clock
Thursday afternoon at Livadia A con
spiracy against the life f the Caro
wit. has l)..-en discovered at St. Peters
burg. It is said that for several days
past tho p lice have ben active'y en
gaged in arresting nihilists. Though
momentarily expected in all Europe,
news of the death created consterna
tion in all continental nuancial and
governmental centers.
IN GENERAL
Dean Samuel Heynolus Hole, D.
I)., of Hoehotor 'England Cathedral,
an intimate of Dicken- and Tennvson,
lias arrived in this count! y. where he
will speaK in tho iniore-ts of his cathe
drrd. Ex-Senator Thomas W. Palmer,
President of the World's Fair, is il! of
nervous prostration, at the Btttle
Creek Sanitarium. Mr. Palm r attrib
utes his pro cut condition to campaign
worry and his hard work in connection
with the Columbian Expo-ition.
Tirei of waiting for dividends that
never came, while their offcers were
reveling in sumptuous ralaries, stock
holders of the Xational 1 insoed .il
Company have at lat relclle 1 against
the management and asked to have t! c
giant corporation dissolved under the
anti-trut law and its 2.0)OJ 00 of as
sets distributed among the owners.
HoitEMT Fulfori', of Xew York, the
theatrical manager, arriw-d at London.
(' nt., with tho ashes of his wife Annio
Pixley, tho actress, who died in Eng
land last w inter. They will bo placed
in the lot with the remains of her only
son, Thomas, and a handsome m mu
mont will cover both. Mrs. Fulford
visited London every summer to renew
the flowers on the grave of her child,
whom she adored.
The barkentino White Wings sailed
from Ealtimo o for Bio do Janeiro
Wo Inesday with a cargo valued at
42.oO i, inc uding 0,20 'barrels of Hour.
Light barks have departed for Brazil
ian ports from Baltimore in OctolxT,
besides three steamers. These vessels
took out cargoes mado up of Hour, lard,
cottonseod oil, canned goods and tur
pentine. Tho shipments in Hour alono
will aggregate moro than .11,0. 0 bar
rels and the value of all the cargoes
will exceed $L"(,0S7.
11 G. Dun k Co. 's Weekly Heview of
Trade says:
n.- la-t week, with the excitement of an
election, coul l not iiulicat much of the
true coiiditi n of business. In sumo trade-
tho season is too fur advanced for Kreat
activity and in oti.ets the supposed effects
of the voting hinder operations. But it is
satisfactory that the volume of production
is well maintained and In one or two
I. ranches increased; that no monetary
dithculUes disturh; that breadstuff's are u
little higher; and that no material decline
appeals during tho week in manufactured
products. At present tho volume of busi
ness transacted i3 on tho whole smaller
than last year, and muea smaller than in
lv.2. 1 hough a Presidential electl.n was
then cloe :it. hand.
Tili: lumber fch oner Fanny Dutard,
Capt. Peterson, just arrived at Port
Blakcly, Wash., reports the missing
Ivanhee. with Frederick .1. Grant, ex
Minister to Bolivia, on board, prob
ably sank tho afternoon of Sept. ,J0.
"Wo left Port Blakcly." said apt.
Peterson, "Sept. 20, hound for Santa
Barbara with lumb-r. We sailed out
under light wind and arrived at tho
Capo the 2' th. Wo saw a tug towing
out a ship the same evening and drop
it off the Cape. That night a storm
came up and the mo tiing of the ,'ioth
moderated. Ti e ship was i i company
with us, but too far away for us tb
n.ako out its name or cargo. It aj
peared to havo a terrib'o list to star
l)oard. We could ca that something
was w-cng, for tho list was in the
wrc ng direction. That night the ves
sel disapA eared from sight.''
MARKET REPORTS.
CHIUAOO.
Cattle-Common to Prime $' 75 ft. . 5)
Iloi.s- Shippinj; (iradt-H 4 i0 (it 5 i
SMEEl'-l'air to Choice 2 3 M
Whka t-No. 2 Red C3 s
Cokn No. J M i-l ßi
Oils-No. 2 vs ( 2.
llYE-No.J 47 (' 4S
Ruti ek Choice Creamery 2i'j
Eotis Kresii is e
roxATOEs-Car-lotrt. per lu 53 ai 6ö
IMHANAI'OLIS.
Cattle Shippimr 3 03 ft. 5 7"
Hogs Choice Liclit 4 M $ 4 73
Sheet Common to I'rime 2 tu et a 00
Wheat No. 2 lied 4S ( 4s'.i
Coux No. 2 White .. 52 d$ f.i
Oats -No. 2 White ai?a ? a2'a
ST. LOUIS.
Cattle 3 no c 5 75
Hogs 3 00 c 4 73
Wheat-No. - Ked i) fC fu
Corn No. 2 47 c9 4S
Oath No. 2 2S ??. 2'.)-
ltYE-No. 2 4'J (3 IM
CINCINNATI.
Cattle 3 r.o & a co
Hogs 4M ta 4 75
Sheet- 2 o ft 3 no
Wheat-No. 2 Ked blet r.i'j
Cokn-No. 2 Mixed 62 fl Pa
oats No. 2 Mixed :il (& 32
IlYE No. 2 60 fj bi
HETKU1T.
Cattle 2W 8 r.i
Hoos 4 t ft 4 75
Sheep 2 00 (H 2 75
Wheat No. 1 White tivA M
Corn-No. 2 Yellow f4 f 64l3
Oats No. 2 White 33 (tf 33S
TOLEDO.
Wheat-No. 2 Ited P3 C9 C4
Conx No. 2 Yellow 63 (?ö 6:4
Oats-No. 2 White 32 c 24
lltE No. 2 4S aß ti
IICIFALO.
WliEAT-No. 1 White 67
No. 2 Hed P4t59 f,5 j
Cons No. 2 Yellow r.cvfl 67'ü
Oats-No. 2 W hite 34 3S
M Hi WALK EE.
Wheat No. 2 Spring 65 ( M
Corn No. 3 61 ? tl'i
Oats-No. 2 W hite J2 c- 'M
ItAllLEY No. 2 63 f 65
It Y E No. I M fi M
l'OBK Mcfs 11 25 (j'll 75
NEW YOKK.
CATILE 3(0 vJ, 6 60
Ho;s II M 4 7
SHE EI 2 00 ft, 3 75
Wheat No. 2 Ked. tvsty t'J'i
Corn -No. 2 ry'a
Oath White Western 35 ft 40
IUJttek-Creamery 23' 24'j
tuos Weeteru 21. 22
ARTISTIC BANK NOTES
BEST DEFENSE AGAINST THE
WILY COUNTERFEITER.
New Dcsijjr.s for Silver Certificate :
to l?e the I'in.st Ker I'ro;l ueetl In j
This Country Chinese Ani'-r Is I'anir- j
i
Stricken.
Things of Reiuty.
Clauhe M. Johnson-. hief of the
Bureau of Kngraving an 1 Printing,
has s bmitted his annual rep rt ioti.o
Secretary oi the Trea-ury. l)icu s
ing the printing of bank notes, lie
aays: "Arti-tie skill, applicable to
the production of bank notes, bonds,
etc.." has not advanced with tim
Bank notes prepared twenty-live years
aijo are as finely engraved as tho e of
to-day. The i auk notes produced by
this burea i a:;d by the bank note com
panies oi the country app ar to have
rcacho Ith highe.-t standardof crirrav
in ii and pri:.t hl:, bat the designs, as a
rule, are weai-c and meaninle -. The
c nventii rial design for lank notes,
which has been used for many years,
appears tobe wholly lucking in artistie
merit, consisting, as it de es, o a patch
work of engraving, including a por
trait, tho title and the lathewerk
counters, having no connection with
each other, and a vast improvement
can be irade in designing the future
issues of the Government. I consider
tho artistic beauty of a de-ign ft r a
bank note to boas essential to irotce
tion against tounterfeiting as
t!.o manner in which either the
engraving or printing is execute.!.
Jn fact. they must all lo
of the hi hc-t standard of cxcell nee
to afford perfect protection. To attain
this standar 1 of exeedence I have se
cured the services of some of the lt
engravers and printers, an 1 hae re
ceived aid from some of the mo-t tal
ented artists in the country in prepar
ing designs for a new issue o' silver
certiiieates, and tho result, in my
opinion, will not only be a creditable
work from an artistic standpoint, but a
tcries of notes which will be bo.or.d
tho skill of counterfeiter. t imitate
in a way to be at all dangerous to com
merce." Drive V sse's from Milwaukee.
The high rate oT ta .ation on vessel
property in Milwaukee. Wis., will re
sult in an exodus of all tho large ves
sels which hail from that city to C hi
cao, Det.oit and other ) orts wl ore
they will bo treated more favor
ably. Among the lleets which
aro" to go a-o the Inter Ocean
Transportation Company, to Chicago;
the Milwaukee Steamship C mpany.
to Detroit, and the K. P. Fitgeia;d
V Co. licet. These remova's wid take
from Milwaukee S -o i.o.mj of vessel
property. The Milwaukee Steamship
Com any has issued a cii u!ar to its
stockholders proposing to dissolve tho
pio ent conn any and organ' zo a new
corporation in some other State whe o
it will bo ermitted to exist without
being taxed to death.
tVI nrler-l for Knowlni; Too Mnrli.
The lifeless body of Matthew A.
Bartlett was found on a Tacoma,
Wiish., sidowalk ly a newsboy. His
right ear was bruised and his noso i
bleeding. Ho bore no other marks of j
violence, though papers from his j
pockets wero scattered about. His ;
watch was untouched. Tne theory j
generally advanced is that Bartlett ;
was murdered for knowing too much j
ab nit tho mysterious death of Ac- I
countant Joseph Shadle at tho Stall
acoom Asylum last March.
NEWS NUGGETS.
8. .1. Dunlap, Postmaster at Bed
Forks, fifty miles east of Stillwater,
Okla., was shot to pieces by the Cook
gamr. Dunlap owned the store and
the gang o dercd him to unlock the
postoHieo safe. He refused. They
robbed the store and posto . ce.
Fmeuy C;rLsON, a watchman era
i'oyed at the plant of the G. II. Ham
mond Packing Company, at Omaha,
confessed to having set lire to the
baiidiug. He said he did it that ho
might win promoti n by discovering
t ho fa 1 es before they did material
damage.
T.iE Chineso army has been thrown
into a panic by tho Japanese victories
and is still Hoeing before tho . Japaneso.
The ( hine-o troops in Manchuria are
robbing the natives and committing
horrible atrocities wherever thoy pass.
The Japane e. on tho ether hand, aro
treating the Chine.-c well, and are
consequently received with open arms
by tho natives, who are furnishing
them with supplies of various kinds.
i croy Li Hung Chang has been or
dered to Pekin.
Joseph Lynch, W. .1. Chandler and
Mrs. Sarah 11 Collins have been con
victed at Ac.-oinac Court Bouse. Va ,
of lasciviousness in carrying out their
so-called ieligiou beliefs. Lynch, a
Delaware ma, and tho heal of
tho band, was sentenced to eight
months in jail and to pay a
line o; $J."0. Chandler was scut to
jail for six months and lined $150. Tho
woman Collirs was sentenced to four
months' imprisonment a id to pay a
line of $100. The trial of those peop e
has :.ttracted widespread attention.
Their doctrines wero that all mar
riages weio unholy in divinj sight
Tho san tilled ones lived and carri I
i n their meetings on tho b autiful
little isl-.nd oi Chiucotcag.e, in tho
Chesapeake Bay.
Seven British cotton ships were set
on lire at Savannah, Ga., and 4,0 0
bales of cotton damaged, causing a loss
of $.V.u0.
M J ik Genekal Olivek (). How
AUl has lM3en tetired from tho Fnited
States army, having rea ehod tho stat
utory age limit.
A 15-ykak-oli son of Milton Bar
man, colored, living in Ouachita Town
ship, Ark., enterol his father's lod
room while his parent was asleep and
shot him dead. His excuse was that
his father hail whipped him.
James McCosit. ox-President of
Princeton University, is critically ill.
The finish iig department of tho
l'dgar Thompson steel works at Brad
ford, l'a , is id', owing to a refu al of
the rail straigh tenors to work without
helpers, tho latter having all lccn discharged.
CHINA MUST SETTLE.
REPARATION DEMANDED FOR
THE CHUNG KING AFFAIR.
Gret Hritltn Ina'st that Taotil Sheng
lie Iej;ralel himI that a Money In
demnity lie IiM for the Seizure of Jap
aueso l'asm-nir. r.
Chinese SoPUer Were Itruta?.
The Erlti-h o'Veia's ii Shanghai
have S-. nt an ultimatum to thoChine.-o
icoioy demar.di g a se'.t enient of
the Chung ! ir.g a air T:.e l.i iti h
demands a o that Ta tai Sheng be dis
missed an 1 degraded, th j Ciiung King
is to )e tn: ted witd twvnty-o:.o guns
from tlio T.iku forts. :nd a money in
demni'y is to be aid to tho wners of
the Chung Ling. If these demands
are n t com: Ii d w'.tli within the s, eci
lied time, i ejirisa s up n th part of tho
British licet are threat MV.-d.
The Ch. i.g iiug a: air is one of tho
remar able im-i :ents of h ; war lo
two mi China ar.d Japan, and may havo
serius results. On Aur. 4 las a Tico
Tsin dispatrh announced that thirteen
.lajianese s 1 1 i ts. who had been forci
bly leinoyed by the Chinese fnm tl.o
British s eyni-hip (. h; ng King, wero
ret oa ed immediately upon tho ic -roy.
Li lb nC; ang, b jii.g n -tilied, and
it was a Uld tl a: ti e icoroy apolo
gi ed to the British Cnsul. On Aug.
"i. however, a dispveh from Shanghai
tmnoiinccd Lo anival thereof tho
steam-hip Ciiunir King, and tie Cap
tain of that v s-el gave his versio.i of
tho affair, v hicli gave it a more seri
ors aspe- t. Tho Captain said that
while hi-ship vvas at Tr.ngku on tho
Gulf of J o Chi Li t bines.' soldiers
went on hoard of her for the p irpo-o
of jciz:ng tho ,1a panose pas org -rs.
They found on b a-d that sC-; mship
sixty Japanese, mostly women and
children, and at once beran t hunt
them down. Tho Ch ne-o pursued tho
Japanese all over tho vessel, b und
them hand and foot a - soon as caught
and ilung them ovo on tho wha f. Li
Hung Chang evontu il y, up on tho pro
tects of the Uritish C nul, c mmanded
tho .Japanese t bo returned en U ard
the Chung King and rdcred tho
Chir.e-o so'diors who had n.alo tho
raid to be severely punished.
DAY TO GIVE THANKS.
lrellent leve!nn?t Set Apart Tlinrl.ay,
Nor. 29, for I'r.i'ise and iratitiHi.
The Froddjnt ha issued tho follow
ing. i he American people should gratefully
render thanksgiving und praiso to the Su
preme Kulcr of tho universe, who hut
watched over them with kindness and fos
tering cure during tho your that has passed.
They should also with humility and faith
supplicate tho Father of All Mercies for
continued blessings according to their
needs and they should by deeds of charity
seek the favor of the giver cf every gojii
and perfect gift
'Jherefore 1, Crover Cleveland. President
of the United Mates, do hereby ajtjioint
and set apart Thursday, the t'Oth day of
November, instant, as it day of thanksgiv
ing and prayer, to be kept and uLsered by
all tho icople of tho laud.
On that day let our ordinary work and
business to suspended, and let us meet in
our accustomed places of worship and glvo
thanks to Almighty UoJ for our preserva
tion us a nation, for our immunity from
disease and pest ilence, f.r the harvests
that have rewarded our husbandry, for u
renewal of national prosperity, and lor
every advance in virtue and lntelligenco
that has marked our growth as a people.
And with our thanksgiving let us pray
that thoso blessings mar be multiplied
unto us, that our national conscience may
bo quickened to a better recognition of tho
pow-.-r and goodness f God. and that In
our national lifo we may clearer see and
closer follow tho path of riuhtoousm-ss.
And in our laces of worship and praise,
as well (is In the happy reunions of kin
dred and friends, on that day let us In
voke d'vlno approval by generously re
membering tho poor and needy. Purely
he who has given us comfort ar.d plenty
will look upon our relief of the destttut
and our ministrations of charity as tho
work of hearts truly grateful and as
proofs of tho sincerity of our thanksgiv
ing. Witness my hand and the seal of th
United Ftates, which I have caused tot
hereto afllxed.
Dono at tho city of Washington on the
first day of November in tho year of oi;r
Lord eighteen hundred and ninety-four,
and of tho Independence of the I'n'.teJ
Mates tho one hundred and nineteenth.
(IitovKtt Cleveland.
I?y th President:
W. Q. Ckesham. Secretary of Hate,
Teletjraphie f'llex.
T ie Southwestern Association of
Bailway Surgeons met at Memphis.
Tenn.
Samcet, Whisteer was killed at
Koblosvillo, Ind., by a falling limb of
a tree,
S'AKE-CHARMER MATLOCK was bit
ten by a cob a at Dallas, Tex. Ho can
not recover.
The Whito Wings sailed from Haiti
moro for Bio do Janeiro with a tariro
valued at $4J.(KJ0.
The force t o v at work on tho Cubebra
branch of tho Panama canal will soon
bo increaso 1 to $1,000 men.
1.. J, B. Charetov was shot at
Clear Lako, Iowa, by robbers. Pockot
instrument stopped tho bul'ot.
Julius Cesar and William Shakes
poaro aro tno na i os of two political
speakers at Kalamazoo, Mich.
For refusing to betray Outlaw Rill
Goode, Fdd o Marlin was hangod by a
mob in Crittenden County, Ky.
Thirty-five case, of malarial fover
aro reported among Wosloyan Univer
sity students at Middloiowm, Conn.
Mrs. HonF.RT Shepard, an aged
and fcoblo w idow, was attacked at Jas
per, Ala., by throo hogs and killed.
Geoecr Coleier, a well-to-do citi
zen of Anderson, Ind., is nvssing, and
U Is feared ho has met with fcul play
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