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OK OSKAI.OOSA, IOWA.
L CAPITAL SSO.OOO.
OOKREBFONDKNTB:
Kirst National Bank, Chicago.
Importers’ and Traders* Nal’i Bank, N.T.
ValUy National Bank, Des Moines.
LPinrem.
Wm. Burnside. lUlph ii. Burnside.
BURNSIDE & SON.
LUMBER.
t 11. 500. Isst Bill in
TELEPHONE NO. «.
\ C- M. Post kb. W. 8. Hast.
C. I PorUhloilir Co.
: LUMBER.
CORNER A VENUS A AND D STREET,
T WLJtrUiVMM m 4
$300,000 Money $300,000
To loan at 6 per cent annual Interest,
with privilege of payment of part or
whole loan on any interest pay
Have a Urge list of farm and city
operty to sell or trade. Aiso some
home western land to sell or trade fox
good farm or city property.
Money Loaned od 2d Mortgage
Gall and see me at office overFrar
ker'i slue store, od north aide of
•quare.
John P« Hiatt,
Real Estate, Loan and Insurance Agt,
37yl and Notary Public.
PROFESSIONAL CARDS.
Five lines or less, per year 00
Each additional line 1 w
MARBLE works.
F. W. M< CALI., .
Oskaloosa Marble ami Granite |4V orks,
2u High Avenue west, Oskaloosa, lowa.
DENTIST RY
MK. M. L. JACKSON,
Surgeon Dentist.
Office iu Exchange Block, on High Ave
nue west, over Newbraad <fc Pikes drug
store, Oskaloosa, lowa.
INSURANCE.
RALPH O’HARA
Represents the following well known and
reliable
Fire Insurance Cos.
Underwriters' Agency, N. Y.
Hanover Eire, V. Y.
Continental. N. Y.
Sun Fire Office, London.
Loudon Assurance. London.
Royal. Liverpool.
Detroit Fire and Marine.
St. Paul Fire, St. Paul.
Office at “THE FAMOUS” E.
High Avenue.
attorney*.
/JKO. W. IjAKFEKTY.
Attorney at Law,
And Notary Tublic
Special attention given to damage
and land claims. Office: Rooms 3 and-4
I* vans building, south east corner square,
Oskaloosa, lowa.
M. PERDUE,
A ttorney - at-Law,
ml Notary Public, Rose ilill, l<»wa.
G. JONES,
Attorney-at-Law,
Ami Notary Public. Office in Suite No. 1,
Frankel Blin k.
A MeCOV
Attorney s-at-Law,
Oskalooaa. lowa <over Huber A
Kal bach’s hartlwa.e store.
\l7 W. HASKELL,
v ‘ Attorney-at-Law,
Office in Phoenix block,Oskalooaa, lowa,
Business ormuptly attended to.
JOHN F. A W. K. LACEY
Attorneys at-Law,
Offi*c ovr I*K> South Market Street
Oskaloosa, lowa. Prompt attention given
to collections. Probate business will re
eejv • eiretul a’t-ntion. Hasp e>s attend
ed to in the r. S anil State eourts.
Jj' I*. RKIU,
Councellor-at Law
: s ml Pension Attorney. I have ha t
years of experience in pension matters; all
SOI.II ls asked to consult me. no matter
whether you have an attorney or not.
Office in front rooms over Geo. r. Fraker
dc Co s.. north sole of s.juare.
MEDICAL.
EO. G. TURNER, M. D.,
Physician aiul Surgeon
Ottice in lowa Life and Endowment
building, over Pickett’s drug store. 2 6.
Residence 2 blocks soutli and 2 blocks
west ot the Herald office. *
TAR. J. W. MORGAN.
F.ye and Ear Physician.
Evas carefully tested and measured for
•peetacle*. Oskaloosa lowa.
n L. WEBSTER, M. I».
PHYSICIAN ANI* SI BOKON.
Can b j found at the office and residence
formerly occupied by l)r. Powers. Office
bo irs from Kto It a. m an 1 from 2 to 4 p.
m and evening. Telephone 104.
BANKING.
BANKING HOUSE
-or-
I. FRANKEL,
SUCCESSOR TO
Frankel, Bach & 00.,
The Oldest Bank in Mahaska
County.
Will receive deposites and transact a
general banking, exchange and collection
business, the same as an incorporated bank.
Exchange on all the principal cities of
the United States and alt cities of Europe
bought and sold at s inis to suit the pur
chasers.
Passage tickets to and from al* points in
Europe for sa'e at the lo west rates.
Collections will receive prompt atten
tion.
I do a strictly legitimate banking busi
ness, and give the wants of customers
special attention.
W. H. Servers, C. E. Lofland,
President. Cashier.
—THE—
Oslaloosa National Ml,
OK OSKALOOSA, IOWA.
DIRECTORS:
Wm. H. Sekvkhs, J. W. M<Muli.lN,
J. H. Green, D. W. Luring,
Jno.J. Price Jr. 11. L.. Spencer,
James McCui.LOCH.
CORRESPONDENTS:
First National Rank, New York.
Gilman, Son & Co., New York.
First National Rank. Chtcag >,
Citizen’s Nat’l Rank. Dei Moines.
Davenport Nut’l Rank, Davenport.
J. A. L Crook it am H. S. Howard,
President. V.-Pres.
John U. Barnes, Cashier.
Mahaska County Bank,
OF OSKALOOSA, IOWA.
Organized Under tbe State Lavs.
PAID UP CAPITAL SIOO,OOO.
Stockholders liable for doable the amount
of Capital Stock.
DIRECTORS:
K. H. Gibb*. W. A. .Seevers. J. A. L.
Crook bam, John Nash, it. Redman,
C. H. Vernon. A. B. Prins, J. H.
Run von, John K. Barnes, 11.
S. Howard, John Voorbees.
Interest paid on lonie time deposits.
J. G. Jones, Jmo. H. Warren,
President. Cashier.
R. P. Bacon, Vice-Preaident.
The Farmers and Trader’s
STATE BANK
Herald Job Rooms!
For all kinds of Jab Work.
VOL. 43, NO. 45.
KNOWLEDGE
Brings comfort and improvement and
tends to personal enjoyment when
rightly used. The many, who live bet
ter than others and enjoy life more, with
less expenditure, by more promptly
adapting the world’s best products to
the needs of physical being, will attest
the value to health of the pure liquid
laxative principles embraced in the
remedy, Byrup of Figs.
Its excellence is due to its presenting
in the form most acceptable and pleas
ant to the taste, the refreshing and truly
beneficial properties a perfect lax
ative; effectually cleansing the system,
dispelling colds, headaches and fevers
and permanently curing constipation.
It has given satisfaction to millions and
met with the approval of the medical
profession, liecause it acts on the Kid
neys, Liver and Bowels without weak
ening them and it is perfectly free from
every objectionable substance.
Syrup of Figs is for sale by all drug
gists in 50c and $1 bottles, but it is man
ufactured by the California Fig Syrup
Co. only, whose name is printed on every
package, also the name, Syrup of Figs,
and being well informed, you will not
accept any substitute if oflered.
HUMPHREYS’
|lr. Humphreys* tspe.-illm are scientifically and
ears-fully prepares! Kerne.lies, used for years In
private practice anil for over thirty years by the
people with entire success. Every single Specltlo
a special cure for the disease named.
They cure without dragging. purging or reducing
the sysU '.i and are In fact and deed the huverelsu
HeineSles of the W orld.
1-Fevers, Congestions, Inflammatlous.. .13
Warms, Worm Fever. Worm Cotic 25
3 Teethiuai Colic, Crying. Wakefulness .25
4 Ularrbea, of children or Adults 25
?— (toughs. Colds, Bronchitis 25
8— Neuralgia, Toothache, Faceache 25
9 Headaches, Sick Headache, Vertigo.. .25
19—Dyspepsia, Biliousness. Constipation. .25
11- or Painful Periods .. .25
12- Too Profuse Periods .25
13— Croup, l,aryngili*. Hoarseness 25
14— Salt itlirum, Erysipelas. Eruptions. . .25
15— ltheumatism, Kheumatlc Pains 25
16— Malaria, Chills. Fever and Ague 25
19— Catarrh, Influenza, Cold in the Head .25
20- Cough - **l3
2T—Kidney Diseases ''l3
28—Nervous Debility 1.00
30 I’rinnry Wenkness. Wetting Bed. .25
HUMPH REVS’ WITCH HAZEL OIL,
“The Pile Ointment.’’-Trial Wze. ’25 Cts.
Hold by Drac?t»ti, or irnt postpaid on recvlpl of price
D> HcmphbkV6' Manual (144 p*g«*9, maiikd rzzz.
HKYS* HI l). (0., Ill* lISWIItIaaHi., MfWYOM.
Specifics.
MONEY LAND Ac.
J. F. i *. 8. LICET,
Land & Pension Agency.
We have on o ir books a large number
of farms and houses >n t>wn: also many
thousand acres of wild land. If you have
real estate to sell or wish to buy. give us a
eall. IVe pay taxes ia any part of the
state. Conveyancing done. Ottice over
107 vV H ! gli Avemis.OskHloosa’ lowa. One
hundred nice building lots in Lacey’s ad
dition 1 1 Oskaloosa.
PENSIONS PBOCCRED.
Many are entitled to an Increase of pen
sion and a great many bounties are unpaid
and commutation and back pay due.
Tiles-* matters we give pionint auu care
ful attention. No charges only when suc
cessful.
Oowan & Hambleton’s
Loan and Abstract Office.
$20,000 to loan at rt percent Interest on
five tears time; borrower bavin/the option
to pay part or all of principal after first
year.
We also have a complete sst of Abstract
books of all
Lands and Town Lota
In Mahaska County, low a.
abstracts of title made
ON SHORT notice.
Office iu front room of new Masonic build-
ing, northeast corner of Public Square.
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CREAM BALlß^iWjl
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Nasal Passage , ° tf tT J J
Yllays Pain
Inflammation, Jg 7
finals the Sores, J fM
Restores the
Senses of Taste
and Smell. 50 c)
TRY THE ODRE.HAY^FEVER
A particle la applied Into each nostril and Is
agreeable. Price BO cents at Druinclatt: by
mall, registered. 60 efi. ELY BROTHERS, 06
Warren etreet. Now Yort.
Complexion Presarved
DR. HEBRA’S MBB&SfiSSh
VIOU CREJM^Sf
Semorea Freckles, Pimples, We-IMaA : 'fg
Liver • Moles Blsokhesds,
Sunburn and Tsn, an<l rc- mKfA
store* the skin to its orlgi
ual frchitness, joducuig a MBS fc,
clear and healthy com
plexioo. Superior to all l*<»
p r«uaration* and p rf<**-tly hsrmlsa *t
iriiggista, or mailed lor 50* ts. Bend lor Circular.
VIOLA SKIN SOAP U •‘•Hr •
ail, wririlu Sab, umuM Sr Uit WW, eS iSIaSI
aval (us «ka *»r~TJ trifir-rt/ mm4 S
aui it imiiau. Price 25 Ccets.
a C hITTNEB A CO.. Tot«ae. O
Rheumatism,
v Lumbago, Sciatica,
Kidney Complaints,
With Electro Magnetic «U«PCN»ORV.
ieleat Pateets I lint laptnok t
yVStrIJ famwimfc* over §l'\skSn. £****** to
* * £A9i£?£?< K? O0 }
—CALL AT THE—
WEEKLY HERALD.
Circulation Nearly Three Thousand.
At Two Dollars Per Annum.
ALBERT W. SWALM,
minor and Proprietor.
OSKALOOSA
Lay out there ami try to see
Jes’ how lazy you kin be!—
Tumble round and souse yer head
In the clover bloom, er pull
Yer straw hat aerost yer eyes,
Au’ peek through it at the skies,
Thinkin’ of old chums 'ats dead,
Maybe smilin’ back at you
In betwixt the beautiful
Clouds o’ gold and white and blue—
Month a man can railly love —
June, you know, I’m talkin’ of.
—James Whitcomb Riley.
—Texas raises this year six million
bushels of wheat —and the usual crop
of the other Texan commodity.
—That Rockdale Valley, near Du
buque, had better be abandoned to the
tloods, since houses cannot longer stand
with safety.
—The end has come to the Cernean
trouble in lowa Masonic circles. l*eace
reigns in the temple, and there is lem
onade in the at rium.
—The Republican State Central Com
mittee has been called together at lies
Moines, June 20, to make arrangements
for the State Convention.
—Judge (leorge G. Wright has re-i
signed from the lowa Soldiers’ Monu
ment Commission, and it is probable
that a lady will be appointed to the
place.
—Here are four “I’s” which are peni
tentiary fillers: Ignorance, Idleness, In
temperance and Immorality. They
make the chain that holds 80 per cent
of the gang.
—You boys and girls who have grad
uated—get your hands down to good,
honest labor. Do not hunt around seek
ing labor that is a soft snap. Get to
work,—and then stick at it!
Mr. Thoebe, who gave Mr. Carlisle
such a chase as a i andidate for Con
gress some four years ago, was dis
charged by the Secretary Monday from
a place in the immigration ottice.
From present appearances lowa
will want to rent a part of the surround
ing states to store its coming abundant,
bouncing, booming, busting, big crops,
—and no calamity seed in them either.
—A t the (ierman legislative elections,
to elect 3P7 members, there were 1,500
regular candidates, which has caused
many second elections to follow’. They
have it over there as bad as anywhere.
—Carroll Herald: “Fred White, it is
said, has written a letter to \\ alt But
ler, saying he will not be the demo
cratic candidate for governor. Fred
know's a dangerous thing at long
range.”
—Men gather great fortunes, and
just when they are ready to enjoy life,
they lay down and die, and they take
nothing with them. Better go to the
World’s Fair, and get that much in
structive pleasure out of your cash.
—The lowa City Republican issued a
beautiful University Commencement
edition on the 14th, illustrated with the
chief public buildings of the city, por
traits of the Faculty, and over a hun
dred University graduates. It is an
evidence of enterprise highly creditable
to the management, and deserving of
general appreciation.
—The moral responsibility of the
Ford theatre calamity rests upon con
gress, and Mr. Holman is the chief sin
ner, for it was his cheese paring econ
omy that made this slaughter possible
—and all in the face of report con
demning the barracks. He it was who
strangled the item for the repair of the
building.
—The dispatches bring the welcome
intelligence that our expoits are largely
increasing—7oo,ooU bushels of wheat
being shipped to Europe from Chicago
alone in the past few days. The export
demand from the packing houses is
strong and urgent, and money is begin
ning to come our way again. it
come and abide, and loosen things up
comfortably.
—The democrats will name Senator
Cleveland, of Shelby, as their candidate
for governor, Gov. Roies will not stand
for renomination, and Senator Cleve
land w'ants it. Lieut.-Gov. Bestow is
not considered by the leaders as being
heavy enough to tote the llag of red
dog and tariff razzledazzle. Senator
Dodge, of Des Moines, is considered as
persona grata to the leaders, and strong
with the hoi polloi in the river sections.
—The State University graduated this
week <l4 lawyers, 45 collegiates, 5 mas
ters, 1 in didactics, and 2 in honor. This
degree was conferred on Judge Dillon
and T. S. Parvin, once a professor in the
university, and for fifty years secretary
of the Masonic grand lodge of lowa.
J udge Dillon is nationally distinguished
and a man of the most commanding
legal attainments. It has been a great
commencement of the university, and
its future shines forth with undimmed
glory.
—The vacancy on the lowa Soldiers’
Monument Commission, occasioned by
the resignation of J udge W right,should
be lilled by one of the good women who
aided so much in the success of the
movement, and none is more worthy or
competent to ably fill the place than
Mrs. Cora C. Weed, of Muscatine. She
has all the requirements needed for the
place, but above all her whole nature is
enlisted in the work. Let the commis
Bion see to it that lowa womanhood is
recognized by the selection of this most
competent woman for the place. Her
labor for the movement in the past may
Bafeiy be taken for splendid service in
the future.
—ln the Franco-Prussian war the
generalship of the Germans lay in mas
sing larger bodies of troops in each
light than the French had at that spot
to oppose them. At Weissenberg 44,000
Germans and 72 guns were against 4,500
French and 18 guns; at Woerth, 92,000
Germans and 342 guns were against
36,800 French and 131 guns; at Spich
eren 38,400 Germans and 121 guns were
against 24,000 French and 70 guns; at
.Sedan 155,000 Germans and 700 guns
were against 90,000 French and 408 guns.
The punishment inflicted by the French
on the Germans was something more
than terrific—exceeding that received
by a very considerable per cent. It was
the last great war where modern killing
implements were used. Since tber. the
improvement has simply been marvel
ous so that flesh and blood cannot stand
the destructive war agents at command
of nations, The science of man has
rendered war one of the remotest pos
sibilities, save where some royal war
lord feels it bis duty to drench his and
contiguous lands in the blood of men
more useful than be.
Children Ory'—
i Pltoltor’sOssreria.
The
IOWA:
THAT'S IT, JIM!
OSKALOOSA, MAHASKA COUNTY, IOWA, THURSDAY, JUNE 22, 1893.
—The crop prospect all over the
country, yet growing, is reported by
the government as tirst-class. That’s
enough!
—“We’ve reached the land of corn
and wheat, and own all its riches divine
ly sweet,” are those of lowa farmers.
Sing in a loud voice!
—lt will take a walloping lot of hard
cash to move the grain crops of the
Northwest. .In the present lock-up,
where is it coming from V
—Think of it! The Spanish lawyers
have gone on a strike because certain
expensive courts were discontinued.
They should have appealed the case.
They had the walking delegate!
- The Anamosa Journal is Charley
Monger’s democratic garden. It’s a
bright paper, but when Charley gets
out on the tariff question its a sight
that makes the gods on High Olympus
get the “creeps.”
—The Germans took possession of
the World’s Fair on Thursday, and the
crowd was one of the greatest yet seen
on the grounds. It was German day,
and the libations to Gambrinus were
soberly quaffed as well as to Fatherland.
—General Greene has asked for Ihe
retention in lowa, for service with the
national guard for the coming camps,
of Lieut. George W. Reed, Fifth Cav
airy, who has been at the State I’Diver
sity for the four years past. He is a
very competent officer in every way,
an lowa man, and would be a help in
the most practical sense.
—The death of Hon. Moses Bloom, of
lowa City, occurring Wednesday even
ing, removes one of the most distin
guished Hebrews in the state. He was
a leading citizen, and a man of much
enterprise in his day of good health.
lowa City loses a man whose hope and
labor have been of the best for his town,
and whose admiration for his adopted
state was of the most enthusiastic na -
ture.
—Had a man been the center of at
traction in the Borden trial, under all
its strange conditions, the fellow* would
have received much sweet and dowered
sympathy from tiie women of that
section. It has always been so before.
But there is a woman on trial —Lizzie
Borden. But she don’t get the dowers.
The New England women do not seem
to have any sympathy for the charged
woman, and treat her as being already
forever lost.
—The report of Commissioner Feck,
of New York, showing an increase of
labor's earnings in May last in that
State, which was published last Septem
ber, caused much comment. He was
indicted for not delivering over the
confidential reports that he had received,
and the New York court holds the in
dictment good. Of course it would.
A New York court knows what its
business is when a political question
comes up—of a democratic sort. It
will be consoling to know that under
the coming free trade no such report as
that of Feck’s will be made, or even in
a faintest way expected.
—At the Anamosa penitentiary one
can see the everlasting lashings of con
science in the case of a father who is
there for having whipped a disobedient
daughter to death with a rope. He was
sane until a son was sent to join him
for larceny, when that broke him down.
In German he keeps up a constant re
frain, “sie ich nitch geetonhen!” and
“Fritz het nitch gestorben !” He has a
great head of brains, and he knows
what hell was to him without dying.
It is the saddest picture in all prison
life in lowa—the scorpion tails of whip
ping conscience giving punishment for
most unatural crime. Death would be
the sweetest boon that could come to
the demented old Fritz.
—Fred Paulkes, of the Cedar ltapids
Gazette, was the “inllooence” that had
Mr. Ashby named as Consul to Dublin,
lie had the “pull”,and feels very proud
of it. He says that Ashby was worth
more to the Democracy, in his mis
representations of Hutchinson,than all
the Bourbon Democratic candidates in
lowa. It was a dandy lot of misrepre
sentation, and the reward, in the way
of cash consideration by way of the
consulate, is not out of the way. It is
a pleasure to see that those contracts
are now being kept. “Business is busi
ness you know,” if it does knock Dem
ocratic boys over the fence.
That Sugar Trice.
Referring to the statement going the
rounds of the press, and printed in The
Herald, with regard to the recent ac
tion of the wholesale grocers of lowa
on sugar, our representatiye interview
ed Mr. A. P. Spencer, secretary of the
11. L. Spencer Co., of this city, who said
substantially:
“It is not true that any effort is be
ing made to set aside and control any
certain territory for each or for any
jobber within the state of lowa. It is
not true either that any effort has been
or is being made to make a lixed price
for sugar, regardless of market changes
or competition. It may be proper,how
ever, to state in this connection, that
the association of the wholesale grocers
of lowa at a recent meeting in Des
Moines, did take steps to put in opera
tion what is known throughout the
country, as the “Equality Plan”, for the
sale of sugar, which is l rased on the re
liners jobbing price of sugar in New
York, adding a through rate of freight
to any retail town in the state, thus
making a delivered price to each retail
dealer, the price changing according to
the fluctuations of the market, or
changes in freight rates. There are no
restrictions whatever, as to territory,
but on the contrary, the doors were
never thrown more widely open; the
jobbers in the United States being at
liberty to compete fos the trade where
ever they may choose to go. This
“Equality Plan” is in successful opera
tion at the present time in about 16
different states of the union, with half
a dozen others preparing plans for its
adoption in the near future. It is
popular with the jobber, the retailer
and consumer, for the reason that the
plan is based on the fundamental prin
ciples of equity, honor and justice as
between the wholesale dealer and retail
dealer, and without injustice to the con
sumer. What more could be asked or
expected? No effort, whatever, has
been made towards consolidation or
combination of capital or to secure an
unreasonable profit on the great com
modity of sugar, which comprises about
25 per cent of the volume of business
transacted by the wholesale grocers of
the United States. Instead of shutting
out competition, it may be proper to
state that the competition is so strong
that on the present market value of
sugar, granulated is being handled to
day at a loss of M 6 of a cent per pound,
or 25 cents per barrel. If some arrange
ments could be in effect by which the
jobber could make 1-16 profit, they
would be content, and we are sura that
the retailer, the consumer and the pub
lic generally,? would not regard this as
extravagant or unreasonable,”
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Oskaloosa
GERMAN DAY.
Grand Demonstration at Chicago in
Honor of Emperor William.
The Anniversary of His Accession to
the Throne Fittingly Observed
—A Magnificent Parade.
EXERCISES AT JACKSON PARK.
Chicago, June 16. —Chicago has wit
nessed the grandest German demonstra
tion ever seen in this country. When
it was decided, tw’o weeks ago, to ob
serve Thursday, June 15, the anniver
sary of the accession of Kaiser Wil
helm 11., as German day at the world’s
fair, the associated German societies of
EMPEROR WII.I.IAM
Chicago took the matter up and soon
proclaimed their intention of making a
preliminary parade down town that
would eclipse anything of the kind ever
before attempted in America.
The Ui|( Parade.
Soon after daylight the down-town
streets began to be thronged with Ger
man-Amerieans in holiday attire. Soon
the blare of trumpets and the thud of
drums were heard in the streets and
German societies, each headed by its
own brass band, began to move to
wards the rendezvous on Michigan
avenue. They came thicker and fast
er as the morning grew apace and an
hour before the great parade started,
at 10 o’clock, over a hundred socie
ties were already in line await
ing the word to move. Twenty more
arrived before the start was made and
when Chief Marshal Frank Wenter
gave the word to move, it is estimated
that there were fully 30,000 men under
his command.
There were many magnificent floats
in the parade, contributed by various
societies, and each of them was greeted
with resounding cheers by the multi
tudes that crowded the sidewalks along
every inch of the line of march.
Soeletiea in the Parade.
Among the organizations which
turned out in practically full strength
for the parade were the following
Turner societies: Chicago Turnge
meinde, Aurora, National, Garfield, Ger
mania, Grand Crossing, Vorwaerts Cen
tral, Lincoln, Northwest, Union and
Fortscliritt. The singing societies of
Chicago were also fully represented,
the following being among those
in line: Germanic, Frohsinn, Or
pheus, Harmonie Mannerchor, North
Chicago, World’s Fair Chorus, Friend
ship, Lake View, South Side,
A l ion, Fidelia, oHarugari Sangerbund
Gesangverein Harmonie, Sennefelder
Liederkranz, Kreutzer Quartette club,
Teutonic Junger. In the parade
there were also many gayly-uniformed
societies, among them being the Ger
man Order of Harugari, Order of Har
mann’s Sons, Order of Druids, I’ythians,
Knights and Ladies of Honor, Order of
Chosen Friends, Catholic Foresters, In
dependent Order of Red Men and a
number of miscellaneous German socie
ties.
Taken altogether, it was a grand
demonstration of the strength of the
German element in Chicago, and the
pageant was one well worth traveling
many miles to see. The allegorica
floats had all been prepared with great
care. Several of them had cost hun
dreds of dollars and they formed a
striking feature of the parade.
OIT for Jackson Park
As fast as the marching societies
reached the Lake Front after travers
ing- the line of march they were dis
banded, and the members proceed
ed independently to Jackson park.
The arrangements made by the
transportation companies were perfect,
and, although they were called upon to
handle 100,000 t people inside of two
hours, nobody experienced any delay,
and the big undertaking was fulfilled
without a hitch.
At the German Building.
The celebration of the day at Jack
son park was begun in front of the
German building at 2:80 o’clock
THE GERMAN BUILDING.
in the presence of an immense
concourse of people. The building
loomed up grandly in the background,
and special platforms had been built
for the accommodation of the speak
ers and singers. They were handsonw
ly decorated with German and Amer
ican colors. Von Bulow's orchestra
from the Trocadero opened the jro
grainme with C. M. Von Weber’s “Juhal |
Overture,” and Prof. Kntzenliergw’a
children’s,ladies and-male choruses then
joined in singing “Deutschland Überi
Alles.” Then came the formal greeting
of the German-Americans to repre
sentatives of Germany, delivered by
Harry Ilubens, who was introduced:by
President E. G. lialleof the celebration
committee. “Ole \WM «m wiw
Poor
\ Weak and
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! Raise
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j Children.
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! Will make them
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rendered by the orchestra and massed
choruses under Director H. von Oppen,
and an eloquent response to Herr Ru
bens’ greeting was made by Baron
von Hollenben, the German min
ister to Washington. Hon. Carl
Schurz followed with a “festive
address” on the Germans in America
and the participation of Germany in
the world’s fair, and the Maennerchor,
under Director Gustav Ehrhorn. sang
“Das Treue Deutsche Herz.” Mayor
Harrison was the last speaker and con
gratulated all present on the great suc
cess of German day.
Other Exercises.
At the conclusion of the exercises in
front of the German building the par
ticipants and many of the societies
paraded through thb grounds and dow n
Columbia avenue to the Manufactures
building, past the gorgeous German
section to Festival Hall, where a con
cert was given and addresses were made
in English by President Higinbotham
and William Vocke.
At 5 o’clock the visiting turner
societies gave an exhibition on
physical culture in the arena
of the stock pavilion, west of
the Agricultural building. At 6 o’clock
the chimes in Machinery hall tower
played ten popular German airs. After
dark a gorgeous display of fireworks
took place in the court of honor. The
German village in Midway Plaisance
was handsomely decorated and at night
the Infantry and Garde du Corps bands
rendered many selections.
SUIT INVOLVING 85,000,000.
Harvester Manufacturers Charged with
Infringing an Kastern Man’s Patent.
New Haven, Conn., June 16.—Pro
ceedings in a suit for which more than
$5,000,000 profits and damages will be
asked have just been started by J.
G. Richardson, the well-known reap
er and harvester expert of this
city. The suit will involve nearly all
the leading reaper and havestvr manu
facturers in the United States, includ
ing the combine and such well-known
firms as McCormick A Co., of Chicago,
Champion company of Springfield, 111.,
and the Wood reaper works. In order
to make a test case suit has first been
brought against B. M. Osborne & Co.,
of Auburn, in the United States district
court for the northern district of
New York. The complaint sets up
that this company and others have for
a number of years been engaged in
manufacturing harvesters on which a
device is used the essentials of which
the complainant holds letters of patent
for. The complainant has been pre
paring his case for more than nine
years, and eight years ago the several
manufacturers were notified that they
were infringing. They acknowledged
the notice but continued.
ILLINOIS.
Report of the Joliet Ur Won Investigating
Committee—Legislative Proceetttngs.
Springfield, 111., June 16. —The com
mittee which has been examining the
workings of the Joliet penitentiary has
prepared its report. It fully exonerates
Maj. McClaughry from all the charges
against him but holds that there was
extravagance on the part of the com
missioners in the digging of the “$7,000
ditch” and accuses them of partiality
in the awarding of contracts to Brain
ard and Selz, Schwab A Co.
The house adopted the senate joint
resolution authorizing the Illinois
world’s fair commissioners at the close
of the exposition to return to the sev
eral schools and universities in the
state the exhibits made by them, and
to make such disposition of the remain
ing exhibits as would be to the best in
terests of the state. The Torrens land
transfer bill was ordered to a third
reading.
The senate passed the house bill pro
viding that the south park commission
ers of Chicago may purchase the art
gallery at the world’s fair at the
expiration of the exposition and
maintain it as a public gallery.
The Berry anti-trust bill was passed.
Among bills ordered to a third
reading was that to prevent and
punish wife abandonment. Senator
Bacon, on behalf of the. senate pages,
presented Lieut.-Gov. Gill with an ele
gant gold-headed cane. The recipient
responded, thanking the boys for the
testimonial of their regard.
FOUND IN THE LAKE.
The Body of Her man Schaffner, the Miss
ing Chicago Banker, Recovered.
Chicago, June 16. —The belief that
Herman Schaffner, the missing banker,
had been drotvned in Lake Michigan
was found to be correct Wednesday.
About S o’clock in the afternoon
Charles- L. Riehtler, who was fish
ing on a pier at the foot of
Greenwood avenue, near the Marine
hospital, saw the body of apnan floating
near the shore. Richter fastened the
hook of his line in the man's clothing
and drew the remains ash«>re. As soon
as he saw the features of the
dead man he at once recognized them
as those of Schaffner. The police were
immediately notified and were soon on
the spot. Dnerythinfcr about the find
ing of the body, the police say, points
to the suicide theory, and they be
lieve that was the man
who engaged the rorwboat Jane 3
and never returned. The body
was badly bloated and decompo
sition had set in. The remains were
removed to Sigmund's morgue, being
taken to an undertaker’s, establishment
later on, where they were identified by
friends. It is believed that Schaffner’s
mind became unbalanced through
worry ower the financial situation.
TRAGEDY IN MICHIGAN.
Mr*. Ed Curry Kills Herself at Mason,
Mich., and Her Husband Attempts Sui
cide.
Maso.v, Mich., June Ift. —This city is
greatly excited over the suicide of Mrs.
Ed Curry and the subsequent at
tempt of her husband to follow
suit. Mrs. Curry has been tak
ing morphine for two or three
weeks to quiet her nerves, and on
Wednesday she took a dose with sui
cidal intent and died soon afterward.
Shortly after ft o'clock Wednesday night
Ed Curry, the woman’s husband, was
found unconscious- and apparently dead.
He had taken two grains of mor
phine. Doctors worked over him all
night and he may recover. Mrs.
Curry’s suicide Is attributed to domes
tic troubles, bar husband having for a
long time pain mai'ked attentions to
another woman. It is supposed re
morse led to Curry’s attempt on his
own Id*
ilndfc Snead'Accepts.
Mkm phi a, Term., June 19. — Judge
John L. T. Sneed, who on Wednesday
was offered the appointment of consul
general to Honolulu, Sandwich islands,
has telegraphed Secretary Gresham
that he would accept. The appoint
ment will be officially announced by
the president in a day or two
Arrested for Kmbewlrment.
Ottumwa, la., Jtine 19. —Ilarry Gard
ner, a traveling salesman for E. J. Mc-
Laughlin, a wholesale grocer, left for
the west about two weeks ago, and it
was learned shortly after that he ms
an embezzler to the amount of SI,OOO.
He was arrested Friday in Washington
state.
Killed by Lightning. •
Martinsville, Ind., June It.—Light
ning struck a tree in Johnson county,
under which Henry Byers and Albert
Lagrange were standing. Byers was
instantly killed and Lagrange was par
alyzed in both legs.
1 burglar* Raid a Village.
Battlm Creek, Mich., June 19. Bur
glars raided the village of Galesburg, 9
miles west of here, early Friday morn
ing and broke into and robbed John
Best's saloon, Schroder Jk Carson’s dry
goods store, Eldred’s harness shop, and
O. L. Evan’s A large amount
of plunder mas secured by them.
Big" Distillery Barbed.
Harrihbuko, Pa., June 19.—The High
Spire distillery, one of the largest In
the state, was burned Friday night
and with it at least five thousand bar*
j rein of whisky,, entailing a loss of 9M0,«
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Herald.
CASH COMES WEST.
Largp Currenoy Shipments Drain-
ing New York Banks.
Wall Street Financiers Are Worried
Over the Fact—Secretary Morton
on the Situation.
THEY ARE ANXIOUS.
New Yore, June 16.—The shipment
of currency to the west and south by
New York city banks was continued
Wednesday and excited much comment
in financial circles. The amount sent
out yesterday was estimated at more
than 11,000,000, and another 11,000,000
was ordered to-day. When asked as to
the cause for this large shipment of
currency, which is mainly to
the west (the amount sent out within
the last ten days is believed to exceed
$14,000,000), bankers agreed in saying
that the demand was largely due to tho
distrust prevailing everywhere in this
country, and especially in the west,
where there have been a great many
failures both of banks and commercial
houses.
Draining New York Hunk*.
The stringency of the money market
is being experienced at both ends of the
line now. The savings banks, as well
as other banks out west, are all fortify
ing themselves as much as possible, and
that, especially in the case of the coun
try savings banks, is causing a hoard
ing of money in those places and
a consequent drain upon the
banks of New York city. As a result
of this many New York banks
are being compelled to call in loans in
order to maintain their lawful re
serve. Their lines of discount and
time loans are practically fixed so that
they cannot be disturbed, and so they
have no alternative but to ask for pay
ment of their call loans in case their
maturities do not meet their daily
needs. The sending forward of wheat,
it is believed, will only account for a
very small part of the demand for cur
rency from the west.
Effect on Trade.
As an indication of how this mon
etary stringency is affecting trade in
all its ramifications it was reported on
Wall street that three large mercantile
houses in Chicago were endeavoring to
get extensions in this city from
wholesale houses of which they
had bought goods. Another indi
cation of the stringency is the fact
that a large mercantile house in this
city of, first-class credit and abundant
assets had to pay 12 per cent, for exten
sion to tide it over a tight place. The
lack of buying is also reported to be
one of the unfavorable conditions
noticed by large wholesale houses in
this ci/ty, and it is generally attributed
to the curtailments of credits, the bad
state of affairs in the west, and gener
ally to the money stringency and lack
of confidence.
Treasury Gold Increasing.
Washington, June 16.—The treasury
gold is being built up by the deposit in
New Y’ork of gold certificates in ex
change for currency orders in the west.
The demand for money in the west
still continues and through this ex
change the treasury is receiving gold at
the same time it is accommodating the
New York banks in placing cur
rency at western points. The net gold
in the treasury at the close of business
was $92,138,815, an ineftase of nearly
$1,000,000 over the day before and an
increase of more than $2,000,000 during
the w eek.
Shipping Wheat Instead of Gold.
Secretary Morton has an explanation
for the improvememt in the financial
situation. He said:
“It would seem that we have reached the
price at which foreign markets will purchase
our wheat, and it is now going abroad. Instead
therefore, of gold shipments there will be ex
changes for cereals and the financial problem
will be easier.”
Adverse Trade IBalance In May.
Washington, June 16. —The adverse
balance of trakle during May almost
bears out the recent prediction that the
amount would drop from $24, 04*0,000 in
April to $10,0(10,000 in May. The ex
ports for May have advanced to $69,-
473,752 and the imports have fsillen to
$79,438,795. The indications are that
the figures for June will be no worse
than those of June, 1892, when
the adverse balance was a little
more than $7,000,000. The figures
for May, show an adverse balance
of $1,007,308. The total exports for
five months ending May 31 last were
$320,217,801 and the imports were $420,-
414,292, showing an adverse balance of
$96,196,491, or an average of about $19,-
000,000 per month. The excess of gold
exports over imports during May was
$15,202,092, makifig the excess for the
five months ending May 31 $60,252*693
and for eleven months $85,801,251.
This change in the balance of
trade, so that it is less hostile
to this country, is expected to
have an important effect} in reducing
gold shipments and relieving the treas
ury from embarrassment. The grow
ing demand for American breadstuffs
in Europe and the fact that Great
Britain appears to have unloaded a
large part at her surplus stock of cheap
goods even encourages the belief that
the balance of trade in June will be in
favor of this country instead of against
it, and that gold balances may return
here from Europe.
uimoanirnwr a Losing Business.
Columbus, 0., June 14.—The Frank-
lin Buggy company has been put in the
hands of a receiver, W. S. S. Rodgers.
It is the smallest and youngest com-
pany in this business in Columbus.
Liabilities are stated to be about $75,-
000, and assets will hardly cover that
sum. The concern was not making any
money, and the receivership is said to
be intended to wind up a losing busi
ness.
Heavy Movement of Cattle.
Denver, Col., June 19. —Over 100,000
head o£ cattle will pass over the Texas
and Montana tracts this season. South
of the Platte the grazing is poor, owing
to prairie fires of the spring. The rail
roads are doing a heavy business.
TERRIBLE ITCHING
Used Everything Five Months. In
Three Weeks not a Scar or Plmpld. .
Cured by Cuticura.
When my baby was three month* old Ms cbosfes
and forehead began to break out with white P»m
nles on red surface. Iu a few day« itching e*aa
menced, which wa# terrible. After he would »«►
* it. matter would eeae
from the points. S» a
)' ' tSpftv short time it spread aver
/ , .£/ the top of hlshead.lben
/ .Ar *J r ' \ scabs soon formed on
V#' 1 " 7 1 head and face. We need
ftp I everything we could
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old uow,aud has no signs of the disease. Hw *™P
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akin eruptions on bis hips. Mad Wte camo mg
other psrts. AU remedies failed until 1 procnrrd
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•/Effects of the Prevailing: Financial Strin
gency—Condition of Trade.
New York, June 19. —The weekly re
view of trade says.
••Concerted action by the banks of New York
has changed the situation materially. More fail
ures and a tremendous drain of money to the
west had such effect here that the banks were
unanimous in deciding upon the issue of clearing
house certificates. Much increased accommoda
tions for the business community are expected
to result and doubtless will, unless speculation
Is stimulated to absorb all the increase in avail
able resources through undue preference for
marketable securitities over other assets. The
weakness of banks at many western points con
tinues. The widespread stringency is having a
serious effect upon merchants and manufactur
ers who are in no way concerned with specula
tive operations.
••A very sharp fall in foreign exchange re
moves the chance of gold export at present, but
it is due to foreign purchases of securities
rather than to a change in trade balances. Ex
ports in two weeks of June, it is true, are but
12,700,000, or 16 per cent of last year’s, and im
ports show a small decrease in place of the
enormous increase reported for months, but
balances are still adverse and likely to be for
some time.
“The decline in prices has led to some in
crease in the foreign demand for products, but
has been followed during the last week by an
advance of more than a cent in wheat, with
sales of only 27,000,000 bushels; 2% cents in corn
and 3 16 of a cent in cotton, with sales of 900,000
bales. Pork has fallen 50 cents, oats (4 cent,
coffee % cent and oil a cent, but any material
increase in exports at this season must come
from marketing the surplus of cotton and
wheat carried over, and this the advance in
prices tends to prevent.
“Reports from other cities nearly all show
tight money and slow collections. Trade at
Cleveland is fairly good and at Cincinnati quiet
At Detroit trade is quiet and credits closely
scanned, and at Indianapolis there is a better
feeling. Chicago reports an easier financial
situation, but western demands are urgent,
collections very slow, speculation lim
ited in volume, building 50 per cent
smaller* than last year, wholesale trade
fairly satisfactory and retail trade improved.
Milwaukee reports confidence slowly return
ing. At St. Paul excellent crop prospects
make a more hopeful feeling and at Omaha
trade is good, at Kansas City fair, at St Jo
seph fair. At St Louis trade is beyond antici
pations. At all southern points trade is slow
and quiet
Failures during the last week have num
bered 313 in the United States, against 153 last
year.”
During the week ended yesterday leading
clearing houses in the United States reported
exchanges amounting to 11,031,364,527, against
11,156,384,853 the previous week. As compared
with the corresponding week of 1892 the de
crease was 9.6.
Inhabitant* of Midway Vlal»ance March
Through Jackson Park.
Chicago, June 19. —At 2 p. m. a most
novel procession left Midway Plaisance
and proceeded on a parade through
Jackson park proper. It was headed by
two companies of United States troops
and the cadets of the Orchard Lake
(Mich.) military academy. Three brass
bands helped to swell the medly of
Bound that arose from the wonderful
collection of musical instrumental!) the
rest of the parade. More than 1,000
men, women and children and hundreds
of goats, camels, donkeys, elephant*,
lions, monkeys and other animals
were in line. Following the soldiers
came the Turkish village people—the
members of the Bedouin encampment,
ladies of the harem, the theatrical
troupe, fire-engine company, all the
sedan-chair carriers with their chairs,
employes of the Cafe Chantant,
merchants, sword-fighters and finally
all the camels and horses in the vil
lage. The Algerian village turned out
seventy-five people, eunuchs, sooth
sayers, dancing girls and slaves, and
the Vienna bakery sent its band. Cairo
street was depopulated for the time
being, its camels, donkeys, bab
oon, dancing girls, wedding pro
cession and fair being in line. The
cathedral of St. Peter sent its four Swiss
guards in full uniform. The Ferris
wheel employes are now uniformed
and turned out in a body. The Java
folks brought everything they had
in the village. The fine orchestra
from the theater played along the
route, and the blowpipe and long
bow bearers showed what they can do
with their weapons. Next came the
South Sea islanders. With the excep
tion of the Dahomeyans, they are the
strongest specimens of humanity on the
grounds. The International Dress
and Costume company, with its forty
young ladies was accommodated in
ten carriages, preceded by two high
landers and bag pipes. The German
village sent two bands; did Vienna, ita
band, and Manager Grieesor of the Vi
enna cafe brought his gypfey orchestra.
Last came the Amazons from Dahomey,
equipped in full war costume, every
one of them hideously scarred from the
many conflict* in which they have en
gaged. A native band marched with
them. It is expected that thi* parade
will be repeated at invetvala of a week
or so.
Conaecrated mo shhopa
New York, June 18. Rev. John
McKim, D. D., and R«*v. Frederick
Rogers Graves, D. D., weoe on Wednes
day consecrated aa Protastant Episco
pal bishops of China and Japan.
Two Hundred and fifth Victims.
London, June 18.—The latest advices
from Mecca, where cholera fat raging,
show that there have been 38© deaths
from the diteaae during the laat ftv*
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The Weekly Herald.
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OSKALOOSA, IOWA.
ESTABLISHED 1850.
BUSINESS REVIEW.
A NOVEL PARADE.
A SCORE KILLED.
Awful Result of the Explosion of
a Powder Magazine.
The Disaster Occurs Near Athens,
Greece Twenty Lives Lost —
Fatal Railway Wrecks.
GREAT I.OSS OF LIFE
Athens, June 19. —A government
powder magazine a few miles from this
city exploded Friday. Twenty persons,
including officers and soldiers, were
killed and great damage was done to
surrounding property. The crown
prince has gone to the scene to aid the
sufferers. The loss is estimated at
3,000,000 franes. The magazine wae
located at Scaramanga.
Four Killed In a Collision.
Cameron, W. Va., June 19. —One of
the most disastrous accidents that ever
happened on the Baltimore & Ohio rail
road in West Virginia occurred on the
Big Board Tree Tunuel grade, east of
here, at 4a. m. Freight train No. 89,
east-bound, collided with freight No. 92,
■vest bound, while both were moving at
. speed of 30 miles an hour. Both en
gines and twenty cars were wrecked,
being piled over into the creek. En
gineers Dean and Kinney, both of
Wheeling; Fireman Clem Fisher, and
two other trainmen whose names are
not known, were killed. The property
loss will be heavy.
Another Fatal Smash-Up.
Atlanta, Ga., June 19.—The light
ning express on the Western & Atlantic
road ran into a freight train near Bar
low, 8G miles from Atlanta, late Friday
night, and killed C. O. Jackson, a train
hand. Several other parties were hurt.
Both trains were badly broken up.
Killed on the Alton.
Lkmont, 111., June 19.—Two men
were killed near here by a Chicago &
Alton train. One was struck about 2
o’clock a. m. between the Sag and the
town of Lemont, and mangled almost
beyond recognition. The other,
whose name is not known, was a work
man for the Western Stone company,
and was going to work at 7 o’clock
near the town, when he was also
struck and fearfully mangled.
RUN TO EARTH.
An Unkuown Cowboy Rob* a North Da
kota Bank Single-llautlotl anti 1» After
ward Killed by Citizens.
Holla, N. I)., June 19.—Dunsheith,
in the western part of Roletta county,
was the scene Friday of one of the most
startling crimes ever committed in
North Dakota. An unknown cowboy en
tered the Turtle Mountain bank, held
up Cashier Tucker and robbed the bank
of SI,OOO. Keeping Tucker under cover
of a revolver he got out of the bank
and rode up into the mountains. He
returned soon after, went to the
store of Jacob Kotehevar and
asked a clerk, James Mcßae, for
a watch. Mcßae turned to get
the watch and was shot in the
back and is not expected to live. By
this time a number of men gathered to
capture the villain. Mayor McKee shot
the fellow’s horse and he was then run
down and killed by the determined
citizens. Coroner Cowan and Sheriff
McLean were summoned to hold au in
quest Great excitement prevails.
Banner rtm t»»jr at the Fair.
Chicago, June 19.— June 17, Bunker
Hill day, was appropriately observed
at “John Hanooek house,” as the Mas
sachusetts state building at Jack
son park is known, by a reception ten
dered by the board of managers to Gov.
Russell, of Massachusetts, and his
party. There w*ere no set speeches. At
the Woman’s building the Sons and
Daughters of the American Revolution
honored the day by a meeting, largely
attended, at which addresses and music
formed the leading features.
Held for Kluga’s Murder.
Joliet, 111., June l».—As a sequel to
the battle at Lernont between the
quarry strikers and the forces of the
canal contractors, a coroner’s jury held
Foreman C. H. Locker and J. A.
Bibb, of Mason, Hogue & Co.’s works,
to the grand jury to answer to the
charge of murder in shooting Frank
Kluga.
D R PRICE’S
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LAWYERS.
ABSTRACTS & LOANS.
SIOO,OOO
To loan at 6 per cent We have a large
list of town lots in the city of Oskaloosa,
also a large list of farm lands in lowa,
Nebraska, Minnesota, Kansas, and nesrly
ail of the western states. We can make
special rates for timber lands m the state
of Oregon. All lands and town lots are
sold on the most reasonable terms Special
rates on railroad lines to home-seekers.
Bourns No. 1 and 2, Evans Block.
Oskaloosa, lowa.
THE CLEARING HOUSES,
Percentages of Increase and Decrease Com
pared with Those of Last Vear.
New York, June 19.—'She follow
ing table gives the clearing house re
turns for the week ended June 15,
1593, and the percentage of increase or
decrease as compared with the corre
sponding week last year:
Inc. Dec.
New York $586,285,510 8.7
Chicago 82.302.832 .... 26.1
Boston 86,740.a64 .... 9.4
Philadelphia 66.397,010 .... -2
St. Louis 21,730.384 .... 4.8
San Francisco 14.888,000 .... 4 9
Baltimore 14,197.980 4.8 ....
Pittsburgh >2.846,668 .... 18.1
Cincinnati 12,321.000 .... 1b.7
Kansas City. ...
New Orleans 8,207,080 .... 2.1
Minneapolis 5,964,561 ... 35.6
Buffalo I’SEtISS • i
Louisville 6,275,138 .... 23 6
Detroit 6.419. <B3 .... 6 3
Milwaukee 5,530,846 .... 14 9
Cleveland 5 623.200 .... 12.9
Omaha 6.297,428 13.0 ....
Providence 5,892,300 17.2 ....
Denver 5,292,000 2.5 ....
St. Paul 4,588.750 ... 14 8
Indianapolis 4,287,669 47.2 ....
Columbus, O 3,368.800 .... 17.6
Houston 4.449,550 70.0 ....
Memphis 1,420,485 .... 44 3
Richmond 2,548,168 .... -.7
Hartford 2,142,421 .... ....
Portland, Ore 1,719.712 ... 33 6
Washington 2,039,428 3.1 ....
Dallas... 1.658,501 10.1 ....
Peoria. 1,428,500 .... 19.9
Savannah 1,252.528 .... 3.0
Nashville 708.360 .... 59.5
Salt Lake City 1,249.100 .... 32 0
St. Joseph 1.842.115 .... 3.2
Duluth 2.088.076 36.1 ...
Rochester ... 1,639,285 5.6 ....
Atlanta t ; 1,052,215 ... 44.5
New Haven 1,581.524 12.8 ....
Springfield, Mass 1.575.940 34 6 ...
Worcester 1,523,021 19 3 ....
Portland. Me 1,292.828 1.4 ....
Fort Worth 1,261.088 3.2 ...
Seattle 751.780 .... 38.5
Sioux City 681.758 3b.5
Waco 1,032.883 20.4 ....
Des Moines 836,712 .... 5.8
Grand Rapids 1,013,634 *l.6
Norfolk 881.218 .... 0.9
Los Angeies 1.116.351 53.0 ....
Syracuse 1,048,995 12.0 ....
Wilmington, Del 904,042 6.4 ....
Tacoma..... 700,365 .... 26.4
Helena 703,389 l.B
Lowell 728.999 .... 15 8
Lincoln ""
Birmingham 401,996 **•*
Lexington, Ky 353,035 .... 30.4
New Bedford 490,9",4 9.6
Topeka 355.233 .... 16.0
Binghamton 292.7<X) 13.5 ...
Spokane 436,573
Saginaw, Mich, 375.860
Jacksonville 432.556
Great Fall? 191,983
Emporia, Kan 32,000
Fall River 931,134
Albuquerque. J*>,7:H
Charleston 839.126
Sioux Falls 135.M6
Akron 285,108 .... ....
Springfield, O
Bay City 329, <6l
Hastings, Neb
Chattanooga.. 367.161
Canton. 0 150,000
Hutchinson, Kan 84,897
Fremont. Neb 55.889 .... ....
Galveston 4,165,245 42.7 ....
Totals $1,031,364,527 ... 9.{
CHARGED ~WITH MURDER.
Arrest of a Man Whose Advice to Kill
Herself Was Followed by a Girl Whom
He Had Betrayed.
Joliet, 111., June li). —Orin Crandall,
of Braidwood, was arrested in Brighton
Park by Sheriff Henneberry, of this
city, charged with murder, and brought
to jail here. Saturday night, March 35
last, the little waiting room of
the Chicago Jk Alton depot at
Braidwood was the scene of a
tragedy. Alone in the darkness
au orphan girl, betrayed by the man
who promised her marriage, ended her
unhappy career by sending a bullet
through her head. The girl was Miss
Lou Lester, from Bloomington, and
the man who advised her to do the
deed and whose perfidy doubtless
led her to it was Orin Cran
dall, whose home was not in Braid
wood, but who had been living there.
At the May term of the grand jury an
indictment was found against Crandall
on the charge of murder. At the cor
oner's inquest letters were produced in
which he had given her the horrible
and murderous advice which she finally
took in despair.
Several Lives Lost.
Chatham, England, June 16.—A
dreadful accident occurred here
Wednesday by which several persona
lost their lives. A barge smashed into
a boat load of soldiers, three of whom
were crushed and drowned and several
shockingly maimed.
Ikrw Men Drowned.
Oskaloosa, la., June 19.—Edward
Davis, George G. Ringeamp and George
Mortzan, all of Carbonado, were
drowned while bathing in Skunk river,
near Warren’s mill, 4 miles east of this
city, Friday afternoon.

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