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DAILI BULLETIN. !.J
VOL. 257, MAYSVILLE, KY., TIIUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 1883. PRICE ONE CENT, '3
FOR SALE.
rpHB uploiulld blup'Brnss nrm of Lewis F,
JL Brooks, near Minorvn, nnd on tlio Dover
nnd Minerva Turnpike, containing 223iioies
An elegant brick dwolllug, two good tenant
houses, two of the finest tobneco burns In
Mason county, good stables, orchards, and nn
abundance of water, and plenty of flno tobacco
land. Apply to OAltRETT B. WALL,
sepSd&wIin Miiysytylc, Ky,
Commisgionor'8 Notioo.
Dr. M. Smith's Administratrix,
vs. r 15 per cent, dividend.
Dr. M. Smith's Heirs tc.
Tho creditors of Dr. M. Smith, deceased, will
take notice that a dividend of 15 per cent, will
bo paid them on their claims as allowed by
cour:, by calling upon
(MUrETTB.WaLL,
tSd&w2w Master Commissioner M. 0, U.
vrns. n, j. aioitroiii7
Third St., opposlto Christian Church,
Millinery and Notions.
A NEW STOCK Just received nnd prices
VERY LOW. Bonnets and Hats made over
lu tho latest styles. nS.'tfd
PAINTING!1
am prepared to palut Buggies and Furniture
I of all kinds on moie reasonable terms
thnu nnyOtlier painter In tho clt will otlor.
I guarantee my work to bo first class. Leavo
orders nt Ball, Mitchell & Co.'h.
espjiuoairs faixtii ron
Jyld3m 0. II. DHAL.
THE MiAVUTO )kT CIIKAl
SUITS
IS AT
GEORGE ORl,Jr.st
mch31dly SUTTON BTRfcET.
Piles! Piles!! Pileslll
Old BROWN'S PILE CI RE will cure any
case of protruding or ulcerated bleeding Piles
by a few applications. A trial will convince
any one who Is sintering with this loathsoiro
dlseuso that what wo hay is true. For sale by
GEORGE T. WOOD,
Wholesalo Druggist,
Maysvlllo, Ky.
CITY MILLS.
ROBINSON & CO.
Are still grinding corn nnd me prepared to
giind your own com or exchange ntnuy time.
Wheat CUSTOM Grinding
Will bo done nsheretolore, when good wheat
Js brought to them. "Cd uvftu
j.C.PEGOR&GO.
Keep constantly on hand a full supply of
School and Clank
BOOKS,
Pencils, Pens, Copy Books, Slates, Satchels,
Inks, Writing Paper, Envelopes, Ac. Carpet
and building paper always in stock.
Wall Paper, Window Shades,
Pure Drugs, Teas, Srlces, Patent Medicines,
Dye Stulls, Oils and Vnmfnlies, I Jgarsnud Tobacco
Perfumery, Toilet Articles &c, Ac.
Ml T
F- L. TRAYSER,
:Dealer in first-class:
PIANOS ORGANS.
ALL INSTRUMENTS 'WARRANTED I
PIANOS TUNED AND REPAIRED!
Front Street, Maysville,
A CHEAP SALE !
A S A. R. BURGESS HAS BOUGHT THE
J Mock of Dry Goods oi Burgess & Nollu,
una will continue the business at thommtt
stand, will closoout tho tallowing goods regardless
of cost:
boo 1'iixir.s or
At half their ordinal cost. ALL WOOL
. EMPRESS CLOTHS in good shades for 5
cents or yard, ALL WOOL FILLING
JEANS, extra heavy nnd good colors, worth
50 cents, for 85 cents per yaid. A largo lot of
GOOD STYLES 1JJ
DRESS GINGHAMS
For SK cents por yard. Also, a largo lot of
Splendid prints for 5 cents por yard. A lot
ot RIDiJONS. nlco colors, at halt cn.st.
larmiulo Fleece' and Llslo LADIES' WHITE
HOSE, worth r0 cents por pair, for 10 cents.
MISSES REGULAR MADE WHITE COTTON
HOSE for ,10 cents per pair. Also,
Misses Hoso for 6 cents per pair. MEN'S
SEAMLESS HALF HOSE, oxtia weight nnd
cood colors, lor 5 cents per pair. RATH
TOWELS, largo and heavy, for 80 cents per
pair. Just rccolved, n lull supply of
KAMI'S ANI GENTLKJIEN'S
UNDERWEAR
And Domestics nt corresponding low pries.
Misses' Gosslmer Circulars, all .-sizes, 81 ;
, Ladlos' Gosslmor Circular?, nil sizes, 31 25.
KID, GLOVES nt 25 cent por pair. Fans
nt half price, and raauy other nrtlclos too
uumorousto mention. Call and oxnmlno tho
stock beforo purchasing,
A. Jl. BURGESS.
J. SIcCAttTIIEV, Licensed Auctioneer
J for Masoa nnd adjoining counties. Or.
dors left nt tho HnxwmN ofllco will receive
prompt attention. P, O, address Mt. Carrael,
HISTORICAL FLAG.
Tho Banner That Docoratod Lincoln's
Thoatro Box.
Put at Last In n Permanent Place of
Nocurity Interesting IClHtory of n
Precloui Wntitiliigton Italic Tho
lilt of Cloth That TrJppeU IVllkea
ltooth autl Ilroko 111m Leg. .,,.,
Washington, D. 0., Sept, 19. Tho
Treasury (lag. which lia3 connected with it
bo much of historical interest, has at last
been given a permanent place of security
in a caso constructed for it in tho room of
tho Captain of tlio "Watch. This flag is a
largo banner made of silk, presented by
tho ladles of tho department to tlio Treasury
Regiment when it left for tho field.
Upon tho day of tho assassination of
President Lincoln it was borrowed by Mr.
Ford to decorate the box which it was expected
tho President nnd General Grant
would occupy that evening. It so
however, that Gen. Graut decided
to go to New Jersey to visit his wife and
children, nnd was not in the box. As is
well known tho President went and was
shot by Booth. When tlio assassin turned
to escape his spur caught in tho flag, and
he was thrown so heavily as to break a
log. This Treasury flag is tho ono in
which the Bpur caught. There is in its
folds now a jagged blit several inches in
length cut by tho rowells of the spur, not
far from tho upper side of tho flag, about
midway down tho stripe. For some years
after tho event at Fork's the flag was kept
rolled up on tho staff in the basement of
tho building, but finally being in the way
of tho firemen it was brought to tho room
of the Captain of tlio Watch, it
was unfurled and hung across the wall below
a large portrait of Lincoln, exposed
to the dust and entirely without protection.
It hung thero for some ninoyears,
till now, when, as stated nbovo, it has
bcon placed in a case prepared for it,
COUNTEBFEITERd UAUGET.
Ilrur.ll Flooded witlt SjmrJoiis
Hunk Xotes.
Philadelphia, Sept. 19. American
detectives recently received notification
from the Brazilian Government that that
country was being Hooded with spurious
bank notes, which, it was supposed, were
being stiuck oil" in this country, and they
were warned to arrest a man who had
been under police surveillance in several
Brazilian towns, and who would arrive
in New York in .March. The suspected
man proved to bo John W. Edmondson,
of this city, and though ho was not
arrested ho was shadowed constat. tl; !..
detectives. A few days ago Edniond .on
was seen in company with tho notorious
"Tony" Halo, and on the following night
a heavy box was carried into Halo's residence
nt -116 Christian street. Early in
the morning a squad of detective nis'de
a raid on the place and Hale was foirni
asleep. In his rooms wcio found a i owi
hand-press, used for Hlliogr.ipiiMi.',
nnd an immense quantity of material lor
tlio manufacture of bank-notes. Then'ilv
thing wanting to complete n counterfeited
outfit were the plates. Hale was tiken to
Polico Headquarters, where he baid Unit
he had been approached by Eduiouon, .who
divulged a scheme whereby tlioy
should amass a fortune by Hooding
Brazil with ' spurious Government
notes. Edmondson avsuml
tlio placing of the notes, and only
asked Hale's cooperation in their manufacture.
Halo professes to have acceded
to the proposition for tho solo purpose oi
trapping his confederate and turning him
over to tho authorities. He,
to having ordered the plates, and
they were waiting for their delivery to begin
operations. Edmondson was also
arrestcdand refused to make any statement.
Hale and Edmondson went to
Brazil on tho Collins expedition) which
loft this city during tho winter of 1878.
Hale fled the country in order to avoid
arrest and Edmondson went as an engineer.
Tho latter is the son of a well known
merchant tailor of this city and Ilale is a
familiar figure in the criminal record of
Philadelphia. In all of, his crooked
operations ho has posed as a detective. It
is supposed that the Brazilian authorities
have conclusivo evidence against Edmondson.
Both men have been committed for
trial.
NOT WARRANTED.
Statement That Arc s Trlflo Unfounded.
' Washington, D. C, Sept. 10. A paragraph
has found its way into print purporting
to givo tho new arrangement of
Commanders of tho Departments incident
upon Sheridan's removal from Chicago to
Washington. According to this authority,
Miles was to, go from Van Couvor to
Fort Leavenworth, Hancock romnin at
Governor's Tslnnd. i Slinflolil tm tn
Chicago, Popo to San Francisco and Mao- j
kenzio to Van Couver Barracks. Tho
trouble with this programme is that tho
matter has been-given no consideration at
tho Department whatever, and no plans
have been made. It is understood that
Miles wants to comoeabtof the mountains,
owing to dissatisfaction with tho Pacific
slope, and Hancock prefers to stay in Now
York. That seems to bo about all thero is
to tho proposed arrangement.
llnnlnn nui! Ijnycoclt.
Chicago, Sept. 18. Edward Haitian, tho
oarsman, arrived hero from St Louis for
tho purpose of meeting E. T. Piatt; representative
of Laycock,tho Australian sculler,
Avith a view of arranging for a match iu
Australia, but Piatt has been called to
Now York on business, whither Ilanhm
goes. The accident by which Layeock
broke his leg will of course postpono any
negotiations for tho race.
9XuryIftii(l DfiiKKsrnts,
Baltijiore, Sept. 10. Tho Democratic
State Convention met at noon. Ex-Governor
Phillip Francis Thomas, was
chosen temporay Chairman. Thomas ad-dressed
counselling forbearance
and wisdom.
Itonulou.
CHicuao, Sent. 10. Tho annual conven
tion and rounion of tlio Old Timo
and Military " Telegraphers
has opened hero, A majority oi tho old
guards aro bore. , . . . , , ...
SINGULAR EXPLOSION.
A Barrel of Slicllno IHowh Up Willi
Groat Force,
Lynn, Sept. 10. A singular explosion
took place at tho shoo factory of V. K. &
A. ll Jones, N03. 108 aud 110 Broad
street. Two boys, named James Ncwhall,
residing at No. 3 Woodman street, and
Lawrence Murphy, living nt No. 4 Murray
street, was moving a Tbarrcl of shellac
in the basement of tho factory, when tho
barrel exploded, hurling tho boys into the
air, blowing out tho front side nnd rear
windows Of tho basement and shaking tho
entire building. Captain Aloxandcr of
the polico forco happened to bo standing
in front of tho factory, when the flame
burst through tho windows, completely enveloping
him in fire, nnd burning his hair,
eyebrows and clothing. The explosion
made a loud report, which was heard for
quite a distance, aud hundreds of people
hurried to tlio scono in great excitement.
Tho boys were 'fopnd to bo considerably
bruised nnd burned, and thoy wcro immediately
removed to tho hospital, where
thoy now aro. Tho cause of tho explosion
isunknown. The fire caused by (he
explosion tvas very slight, and was quickly
subdued by tho extinguisher. Tho damage
to tho building will not exceed $200 or
S300.
A SAD CASE.
Ulclnnctioly Pnm to "Wlilcli Drink
llroiiglit n AVoinan.
Philadelphia, Sept. 10. Early in the
morning tho body of Mrs. Anna D. Reynolds
was found at tho foot of the third-story
stairway at her residence, No. 1 139
Carmae street. Although sho had fallen
down stairs thero was nothing to show that
tho fall had killed her, and it is believed
that sho committed suicido by taking
poison. She was seen at night very much
intoxicated. Mrs. Reynolds was very
handsome nnd Well educated, nnd when
sober her conversation was bright and
pleasing. It is supposed that poverty and
tho neglect of her friends drove her to
suicide. Her npartments wero in great
confusion. On the bureau was a piece of
brown paper addressed to her daughter,
and with the following words written on
it: "Ella: Good-bye, I can wait no
longer." Some dregs with a peculiai
smell wero found in tho, bottom of a
whisky glass on the mantel-piece.
CURIOUS COMPLICATIONS.
Surprlslnt; ItetitltH Thnt Tollowcd it
.Mild Joke.
PuiLADKLritiA, Sept. 13. By way of a
joke a littlo boy struck Richard Carmine
on tho back of tho neck with a piece of
custnrd pie, in front of No. 110 Prince
street. Carmine caught tho lad, but Mrs.
Carmine, his mother, interfered to prevent
iolence. As Richard pushed tlie woman
from him he was ntiapked from behind
and violently kicked. Turning,Car-mine
grappled with his assailant and a
fight ensued. Tlio man who attacked him
gave tho name of William II. Megonaglu.
It was found that Carmine was injured in
the abdomen, and he fell in a fit before he
could be placed in nn ambulance. At tlio
Pennsylvania Hospital he was very violent,
broke away from tho surgeons, escaped
and complained to tho polico that
he had been refused treatment. He is believed
to bo insane, and has been sent to
tho Municipal Hospital.
Hutitorrnncnn Tclrurupli I,tnc.
Philadelphia, Sept. 10.--Tho More
Underground Conduit .Company say that
their system will ovorcomo tho obstacle
in tlio way of subterranean tolegrapii
lines. They exhibited their plan at Au.
2,012 Market street. Tho wiies wero hud
through glass tubes, which wero encased
in cement and placed iu iron pipes.
Wires wero laid for two 2,000 nnd one
4,000 candle power Maxim oiectric lights,
a telephone nnd an ordinary telegraph
circuit. TJio lights and telegraph worked
well, but no induction could be obtained
through the telephone.
Tlio Jcrticyvlllo Trujrrdy.
DanvillEj Pa., Sept. 10. A tramp,
whoso clothing was stained with blood,
for which ho could not satisfactorily account,
has been arrested suspected of having
been conuected in tho Jersoyville
tragedy. Milton Runynn, of Shenandoah,
a brother of William Runynn, does not
believe that William killed himself nnd
wife. Ho has gono to Jprsoyvillo with tho
expressed determination of clearing up
the mystery.
Cn ii ltd I mi Postal Rate. ,
OiTAWA,pnt.,Sept. 10. The Dominion
Government has determined not to reduce
postage rates and make them uniform
with those going into effect in the United
States on the 1st of October. Many new
postal routes through tho Northwestern
Territories have been opened and this has
largely increased tho expenuituro on
of the postal service, which now exceeds
the revenue over twenty-one per
cent.
Tout Inn4 JnpiincMo Coins.
Washington, Sept. 10. Several specimens
of Jnnpancso gold and silver coins
have been submitted for assay to tlu
United States Government bv the Mikado's
Minister of Finance. This has been
dono annually for several years, ns th
Japanese aro curious to kno'w how much
their nssay differs from tiiat of foreign
nations. Last year tho difference was les
than one-fifth, tho Japanese nssay being
tho lower. Capaneso coins have also been
bent to Franco and England.
Tho Philadelphia Wn tor Supply.
Philadelphia, Sept. 19. Under the
supervision of tho Water lpartment surveys
are, being made with a view to getting
tin adequato supply of j'ood water for
this city. Parties of engineers aro nt
work through tho Lohigh an I Porkiotnen
VnlVws'and at tho head waters of tho
Delaware. Chemists aro analyzing tho
water from tho several streams. Tho city
has appropriated S20,000 for tho work of
surveying.
BlnsquefnilliiK at n Theater. '
rniLADELniiA, Sept, 10. A supernumerary
made up us a negro and two of his
companions dressed as Chinamen occupied
seats in tho parquet of tho Walnut Street
Theater last night. Tho gallery gods
hooted, and ydlledn.t them and tho tumult
was so groat that tho masquoraders wero
lequestedto withdraw. Their money was
WILL BUTLER RUN?
Tho Great Political Question in
Massachusetts.
Belief Thnt lie Will Ito Forced Into
tlio Field TJso $lnpstiou or Honvy
in tlio Campaign Tho Presidential
Ileo in Urn's Ilonnct Commend
on tlio Charles FrnncU Adams
Letter.
Boston, Sept, v10; The sensation of tho
day in political circles has been the revival
of tho story that Governor Butler
will bo a candidate for re-election. Tho
Republican papers aro full of gossip
based on tho assumption that Butler will
not run, nnd tho talk of tho .street is that
tlio Governor is alarmed by tho statements
of tho largo sums .of money the "saints"
propose to put into the campaign to bent
him. General Butler is rich, but does
not like to spend his money, and it is hard
to induce him to put his thousands against
tho tens of thousnnd tho Republicans
threaten to expend. Tho Democrats have
a strong organization and if Butler runs it
will be tested to its utmost ; but it will take
money to maintain it. Tlo Republicans
will have on the stump nn army of distinguished
men, ninny of whom take little
part in an ordinary campaign and it will
be hard to find Democratic orators to
meet them. But the persiotent clamor of
his followers and his own fear that withdrawal
will bo construed into an acknowledgment
of defeat is likely to force the
Gen. into the field. With the Presidential
bee buzzing in his bonnet ho will not want
to acknowledge deteat till he is forced to
to do so. Tlio ostentatious letter from
Charles Francis Adams, jr., announcing
that he can not allow ids namo to go
tho Republican Stato Convention is
ridiculed mercilessly, as it is known that
there was not the blighest prospect of his
receiving any considerable number of
votes.
.
m i i
BLISS AND HIS YACHT.
How Ho VtH Made to IaV tho Ton
ii ago Tax and font.
Alexandria Bay, Sept, 10. A good
story is told hero of George Bliss and how
Secretary Folder mado him pay the
tax on his, hired yacht. It appears
that Colonel Bliss after ho got through
with tho trial came to the St.
Lawrence. Ho hired a yacht for the reason
nnd set about enjoying himself with
his family. The Uuited States Inspector,
uponexaminingjio register numbcr,f otind
that tho tax had not been paid mid
notified Colonel Bliss that it must
bo settled nt once. Tho Colonel
paid no attention to tho notice and finally
tho officer seized tlio yacht and
tied it to tho wharf, placing nn officer in
charge. Colonel Bliss's pleasure was interfered
with and he was vexed at the
officer of tlio Government of which ho
considers himself a part in interfering
with him. Unable to induce the officer to
evado his duty Colonel Bliss telegraphed
to Secretary Folger to direct the ollicial to
release the yacht. Tho inspector hod in
the meantime telegraphed to Wellington
what ho had dono and why he so acted, so
that Secretary Folger was fully appraised
of tho situation. Mr. Folger at once
telegraphed to Colonel Bliss tliat upon his
paying the tax and tho costs tho yacht
would be released, and notified the ollicial
inspector of that fact. The gallant Colonel
was thus compelled to p.iy up before
he could use his yacht, and his income
from tho Star-route caso was depleted that
much. It is reported that bo has ever
since been delivering lectures on the outrage
committed by tho Federal officials in
interfering with tho rights and pleasures
of citizens.
A NARROW ESCAPE.
Torrlblo Sutlcrim; of Wrecked Lake
' "J Erie Bailors.
Cleveland, Sept. u. nor twenty-four
hours tho tug Red Cloud has been searching
for tho lost propeller Oakland, near
Conneaut, Finally tho men on tho tng
discovered something white floating on tho
water; them camo a cry for help, and a
flag was seen to bo waved from tho white
object as a signal of distress. As tho tug
approached a raft containing four human
beings could bo plainly discerned,
tossing about on tho waves. On tho raft
were Captain Stephens, Robert Hanna,
Charles Dixon and another sailor, whoso
namo could not be learned. Thoy wcro in
a most pitiable plight, and almost completely
exhausted. For thirty-six hours
they had been tossed about at tho mercy
of the waves, drenched to the skin, and
freezing in tho bitter wind. Not a
thing had they had to eat or drink, and
it required their every exertion
to keep from being washed from
their frail craft by the waves. Captain
Stephens was almost entirely naked, a
blurt being tho only pieco of apparel to
protect him from tho cold and water. Almost
dead from cold nnd exposure, tho
captain nnd his 'comrades wero lifted on
board tho tug and convened to Ashtabula.
Thoy arrived in Cloveland. Tho Oakland
sank, and tho men, wero washed overtyoanh
A portion of tlio deck floated near them,
and to this thoy clung for thirty-six hours,
until rescued by the lied Cloud.
INSURANCE FRAUDS.
aioro Altout tlio Peculiar
Case,
Boston, Sept. 10. Insurance . Commissioner
Tarbox has sent a letter to tho
Attorney General, urging immediato
attention to tho charges preferred by tho
Insuranco Departments against John C.
Page, as agent for tho Metropolo Insurance
Company. A well-informed
man said thnt tho developments in
this caso aro striking enough to make it
clear that tho public has beon for years
deceived by a phenomenally carcle&s if
not & corrupt official, and has been defrauded
nnd swindled by insuranco companies
that wcro indorsed, as sound by an
examiner who never examjncdj
Wi
Tho Grccly Expedition.
London, Sept. 10. Sir Georgo Narcs,
thd distinguished Arctic, explorer, writes
to tlio Times a fow hopeful words to tho
friends and relatives oi those composing
tho Grooly expedition, no says there is
still a hope that Lieutenant Greely may
have reached Port Foulko, late in tho season,
i
O'DONNELL'S RECORD.
Further Light on tho Assassin's Vast
X,ifo.
London, Sept 10. Tho Times, in tracing
tho antecedents of O'Donnell, finds ho
is years of age, a nativo of
County Donegal, Ireland. Has
been to America several times, served in
the American war, lived for somo time in
Philadelphia and kept a public houso on
tho Canadian border. Ho invested his funds
in silver mines and in Fenian bonds and
lost his money. Ho returned to Ireland
last May, and frequented tho company of
Irish Americans in Londonderry. Ho
carried a revolver, and was considered
a strong Nationalist, but, was opposed
to tho Invincibles. Ho denounced Carey,
when tho latter turned informer, and declared
ho would not shoot, but would
burn him by inches, llo went to tho
Capo to seek work because ho considered
America played out. He had never seen
Caroy boloro taking passage and had no
idea tho informer was on board the steamer
Kinfaun's Castlo when ho embarked.
Tho defense will probably be that Carey
tried to shoot the prisoner who wrenched
tho revolver away and used it to protect
lib own life.
V .
DISSIPATED BRIMMER,
Death of nn Old Timo Negro Minstrel-
New York, Sept. 10. Lewis Brimmer,
tho minstrel, who died on Saturday in tho
Canajonario jail, was at ono timo tho
champion banjoist of this city. He
played an engagement about seventeen
years ago with tho San Francisco
Minstrels when thoy had their theater
at No. 585 Broadway. He was a very
good singer and his execution on tho
banm was inimitable, but his dissipated
hab ts got tho better of him and he was in
tho habit of traveling around tho various
low concert saloons playing. and singing.
Just beforo his dentil he had played at a
oncert hall on the Bowery kept by Sandy
Spencer, who first introduced him to tho
public years ago, and has always been his
warm friend nnd patron.
TILDEN'S YACHTING.
IXo Proposes to Go South on the
New York, Sept. 10. It is reported
that Samuel J. Tildcn will leavo Nov
York this week on his steam yachtj tin
Yosemite, for the South, going, possibly,
as far as Rio do Janicro, Brazil. Mr. Til-den's
movements are watched with the
keenest by New York politicians, notwithstanding
Mr. Dana's persistent assurance
that the Sage of Gramercy and Greystone
will not accept the Democratic nomination
for President Democrats in New
York, particularly of tho County Democracy
faith, have tho nerve to assert that
tho old man is playing persistently and as-
at liisiit?i t fan Hin rtcnur nixvo Von iinnnto.
i man it is Mr. Tiluen's purpose to agaiu
become young enough to take the nomination,
and, it ho can endure September
weather off Ilatteras, there is every reason
to believe that ho could safely weather the
storms of at least half a term in the White
House.
AN INCENDIARY.
Who Was Caught Just nt tho Klc;ht
Timo.
WiLicsiiARRE, Sent. 10. Hiram Davids-burg,
son of D. Davidsburg, tho well-known
jeweler of this city, was arrested
at 1 o'clock in the morning on Butler
Avenue, by Officers Kline and Henry,
while in the act of hiding behind a lumber
pile. Upon being searched, combustible
material intended for setting fire to a
building was found upon hts person, and
upon being asked how it came into his
possession, he replied that he intended to
lire tho store of ids employer, a Mr. Horn,
who had accused him of stealing money
from the drawer. Ho was at once placed
in tlm lock-up. His father is very much
downcast over tho affair, and the circles
in which the parties moved aro excited
in consequence.
A DANCE TRAGEDY.
Moody Occurrence nt n Xcirro Festivity.
Glasgow, Mo., Sept. 10. At a late hour
at night a printer living in this city,
named Charles M. Digges, was shot by a
negro named William Woods. The
negroes wero having a danco m. tho lower
part of town and young Digges nnd somo
other white boys wero present. During
tho dance a row occurred between the
white boys Sand tho negroes, during which
Woods drew a small pistol and shot Digges
in tho forehead, inflicting a serious
but not necessarily dangerous wound. The
negro claims that Digges mado at him
with a knife, and that ho acted in self-defense.
He escaped aud was captured
by Deputy Sheriff Garnett. His trial
will tako place boforo 'Squire Barton.
A BAD SCANDAL.
'fcousntioual Allalr nt Willtcsbarre.
Pennsylvania.
Wilkesdarre, Pa., Sopt, 10. This city
is greatly excited over a scandal which
has just come to light. O. . Lewellin, a
civil engineer well known in the city, was
arrested while attempting, pistol in hand,
to force his way into a notorious immoral
house. Ho said thnt n few days ago J. C.
Williamson, a prominent resident of tho
city, who for a long timo occupied tho
position of paymaster under Charles
had abducted his
daughter. Ho had procured a warrant for
Williamson's arrest, but hearing that ho
was in this house had gone there vowing
to bo avenged on his daughter's betrayer.
Ho was locked up to await a hearing.
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WIRE CUTTERS.
tattle .Men in Texan MnUliix it Hot
lor Tliein.
Dallas, Tex., Sopt. 10. News from
Post Oak, via Henrietta, ,is to the offect
thut threo wire cutters were wounded, and
ono named Ren Butler killed, near that''
place. Butler was ono of tho leaders.
About twenty mounted cattlemen left
Sherwood's ranch in' search of wire
Thoy are reported to havo coma
across and had a skirmish with tho wire
cutters, but without killing or wounding
ono, so .far ns . is kpowp, Wirp cutting is
getting to bo pretty gcnoral throughout
tho State.
CRIME AND MISHAP,
A Day's Doings In Sin and Mis
fortune.
A Lynching Boo Imminent A Ger
man's Had Wife Paciflc Coaftti
M.ainraudors nnd Other Curriuit
Items. '
Gi.e.vn3 Falls, N. Y., Sept 10. Thos.
Gallagher, tho murderer of Walter Hart-Ian
Monday night, gave himself up this
morning. Great excitement prevails at
Sandy Hill near where the murder was
committed. There is strong talk of lynch-J
HE FOUND JIARIA.
Chicago. Sent. 10. John Sumner
lor, from Bering Germany, arrived hero;
in search of his wifo, Maria, who had ,
escapcu irom i'auierlnuil several months f
ago with August Glacser wluloJohn was
in prison on a charge concocted by his ?
wife. He found tho pair living together1, ,
and both were arrested.
D01NQS OF DESPEnADOE3.
San Francisco. Sent. 10. Three out-1-
rages by desperadoes aro reported from i
citizens fear to tako measures against the J
perpetrators, anu ttio uovernor will navo
to suppress them. Tho civil authorities.
are powerle3s.
the apaches.
Elpaso, Sept. 10. There aro various
reports' concerning tho conflict between j
Mexicans and tho Anaches. Nothinrr do.
finito is received. A special from Sjmil
uu3u ouiiiuu, uu 1110 luuiicim ifouiroi, says ;
that numerous runners camo into Ojo-Caliento
savniir tho Anaches wero round- '
ing up stock. General consternation pro-J
vails all over tho country.
FEAMFUL KXPEMKNCE OF BAILORS.
St. Johns, N. F., Sept. 10. The French.', .
ftl.t.. ..!,.. " r 1.. 1
iimiuig Buuuuuur .mercury, which nrriveoui
at St. Pierre, from Graud Banks, picked,
up, on the 12th, two Newfoundland fisher-1
men, Walsh and Matthews, in a dory. I
having been six days adrift without fpod.1
or water. Ihey became delirious, and
Walsh opened his veins and sucked tho'jj
olood to quench his terrible tlurtt. Thoy
wero so helpless they had to bo hoisted
aboard the vessel with a rope. Tho Mer-i
cury also brought Captain Hiscock and!
three of the crew of the wrecked
land Banker, Mcdianna. They knewa
nothing ol the balance ot the crew.
NEARING COMPLETION.
A Now Southern Itailrond About Finished.
Vicksuuh J, Miss,, Sunt. 10. M ij. J. M
Edwards, the General Manager of tho I
Memphis & New Orleans Railroad. savHv
the whole road is now under contract, and.
that the line will bo nil traded liv thn 1st.!
if Janury. Work on the division frdmj
Port Gibson to BatonjRouge is v r heavy, 3
and there aro 5,000 men engigeiiupon it.j
No grado will'excecd fifteen feet to the";
mile, and most of tho road-bed is a dead'
level. Eighteen carpenters have cone from
St. Louis to work on the Yazoo River J
bridge. Tho now coaches are expected
dailv.
Tho liic Itrldiro 'Tull2t.
Krw Yonic. Sent. 10. Tho two
tablets to be put on the bridge towers, .and'j
on which will bo recorded the dates 01 tiled
beginning and of tho opening of thoj
structure, anu tno names 01 tno projec(ora,v
and builders, will be about o leet long anu!
inwpr alwiiit six feet above the nromenado!
platform, facing tho cities. Workmen be-i
gan to nreparo places for them iii thoy
stoncworK on oaturuny.
A Tram) Thrown from a Train.
Houston, Tex., bept. 11). A man
named Enricht was stealing a ride on a
box car of the Sunset road, and was ordered
oft by a negro brakeman. The
train was moving and Enricht refused,'
when the negro knocked him ofl' tho train
wiiu u ciuo, senousiy injuring 111m.
UWlk 13 IU lilU uuspuui Jiuie.
An Invalid Scalded Fatally.
Philadelphia, .Sept. 10. Tkoiniri
iiicKcr, aged twenty-lour years, an invalid
in tho Alms-house, went to tho wash-'
houso 01 me institution to get some hoi
water and stumbled and fell into tho lmtj
water well. He was taken to tho hospital
uuu. uiuu in u iow nours in great agony.
A Read j ustcr in a department at Wash,?!
mgton predicts that .unbone will bo beatcni
in Virginia by 15,000 majority. No
litical assessments aro allowed by then
civu service ruies, out tno dues in theJ
Virginia association, iro 2.o0 per month.
Pugilists of St. Louis, nnnied John!
union and lutward BcriKan. crossed
Cobb's Island, early Sunday morning, nndl
fought eighteen rounds according to rinal
iiiiua. uvriguu was mo winner, aauougni
botli men received severe injuries.
Tlio Postmastor General says tho allowance
of additional carriers to tlio Chicago'
olhco is still under consideration. Ho has'
heard tin ohargo that tho office is being
used as a political machino rather than for
tho goodot tho service, and evidently
uwuius 10 imorm uimscii.
In a conversation about spiritualism, at
Ilyantus, Massachusetts, last Tuesday I
,,6',i "" iiij'iiunou .ijiulhuiu, oi
umisuc propensities, got her nerves!
wrought up to a iih tension and wonfi
into a trance, from which sho has iot yet!
recovereu. ono lies cold and colorless,;
out oreathitiir ia porccntiblo. 1
It is said that Henry Villard has
chased tho Northern Pacific Coast Rail-I
road, rurining from San Francisco to Dun-J
cuii's wins, and intends to continue it to a
junction with his Oregon system. Withl
other linc3 which he is said to havo'
secured, ho will havo tracks from Pugot'
uuutu w uuii i,uuu utiles.
Tho dnughterof Colonol James Trura
Dun, ot Indianapolis, a prominent helleyl
walked off to a clergyman's nnd jiarrieaj
ueorgo ualo, a bauad singer in a nilnstreil
company, when thoy wont to tho depot
her father attempted to prevent her frorii
leaving the city. Bho liad
ing, attentions irom -a prominent iiusi&hu
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