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Waco Evening News. THE 'JSTE-W3 COJSS'A.Isr'S-. J. II. llUltUOOD, limine. Ilnnngfr. aunsutii'iios ujt ctvis a month "WACO, TlAAS, - - AUGUST 7, 1888. The county elections in Kentucky show great Democratic gains every where Gen Phil Sheridan will be buried in Arhigton cemetery Arrangmen's for an imposing funeral are being made The track of the Sinta Te railroad nvas completed to Sin Angelo v ester da) The last thirty-eight miles of that road was built in thirtv dijs. Kansas state troops have been sent to Stevens count) , and yesterday a number of the ring-leaders in the late tioubles were arrested. The law vers meet in a grand nation al convention at Cleveland, Ohio, to day and to-morrow It is the first national bar convention ever held Lan Jones declines to be made candidate for governor, but the Su amp Fo still hides himself m the swamp and declines to accept or de cline "Howd)" Martin is going back to congress from the second district, even if he did blow out the gas at the hotel The convention in stssion at Palestine will nominate him without opposition At Lampazos, Mexico, a town 75 miles from I aredo, on the Mexican National railroad, a train was thrown off the track last night about mid night bj obstructons placed there b) train wreckers As will be seen in our telegraph column small-po is ofhciall) an nounced in I ort Worth There are six casts in all and the authonties are tak ing the greatest precautions to pre vent its spread The bod) of Gen Sherdian will be taken to Washington where the funer al obsequies will be performed, in one of the Catholic churches, Hign Mass will be said and congress the presi dent and thousands of others will at tend A muchly married fellow , by the name of Weathers, is supposed to be in Galveston looking up another wife He has seven wives already, but has got so in the habit of marr) ing that it has become chronic and he is an un safe fellow to hav e about. The Indians have not yet learned toleration. The hostility of the bioux to signing a treaty to deed away their Teservation is very great The non signers have a vast majority but they intend to make it unanimous and have agreed to kill any Indian who is in i i vor of signing it That lspartv lash with a v engeance Wounds in the viscera have always been considered htal. It is only within the past two years tint such wounds have been successfully treated and onlj about ttn cases in that time in the United States The cure, there fore, of a young man at Houston, who was shot through the bowels, is a great credit to the local ph)siciaus of that place as the successful treatment of such wounds is to the medical iprofession generallv Tho liahamas nro said to luvvo boon sottloil as oarl as 10.'!), and tholr pop ulation Is estimated to bo about 40,000 bouIs But tlie aro a listless, indo lont lot, to v horn simple oxistonco is ino nijjiitst aspiration I or tho most part tlio language is 11 curious niKturo of tho English, Spanish and ne'ro tongues Snontro rithnrln flsilil.i oonoh jfatliorinir fruit picking nud vvrockiiiKLonstituto about all tho la bor dono. 'Hie islands swarm-with Ubeto wrockors, nearly allirood natur al souls who rtjjard ovoj thing tast ai pon tho shores, evorj vessel that grounds upon tho dangerous vv rooks and cij a and ovtrj craft that can ovon bo lurod upon tho rocks, as tholr rightful gain, and rocolvo all suoh oooausalvuge as if tho blessing of Jloavon accompanied it, though for that inattor our own govornmout penults quite as bad a taste of things at Koy Wost and at tho l'lno Islands oil tho coast of Florida Kdgar L "Wakomau In fot Louis Ilopubllc GASTflONOMICAL TiDDITS. Tlio mil Indent gastronomic cut of nil l lobster t ilal from tho euuned article Look not upon tlio orange wlun It is frojen for tlirr. in His sovernl hours of suffering Oysters, tmiornrily scircoduring thorolJ sn it), uro tun in m ry good supplj onto moi o. Ico Ikik f-atno ti plentiful enough for thot who lilvc it in that very iudiPVrcnt ec-ndl thu Dealers and housekeeper snj it lias been a a splendid w inter for sausages ami buckw heat cakes. In tlio matter of price, diamond back terra pin me. novv to bo compared with inure!1 itee to c impositions of French beans in gits. ire oteil among tha palitible things ir ivlntir vegetables Even tho 1'ngllsli visitor, prono to prejti ilec, admits that 01 r roast be.f equals the oett thej h iv 0 nt home Snow pud ling is certainly scionablo now, njnlru pioperlj malo on I srved, nde. vert bj no me uis to bo slighted bai dvvlehesof giated turl e or thick'-n, ion highlv easoncd, hivo hnl nil unusuil 1111 this wasoa at tho f ishio mblo lunchioil arties The) hav 0 a now chceso in Tans described j of "bright, golden yellow nud very trong" It would not be surpnsing if it v 13 found to lm 0 como from this country 1 hero seem to bo an increase, of medical kdv tiers vv ho now preach onlj two meals a laj n 1 1 ' no nibbling ' botween meals Thoso ho luh ocato economy in this lifo applaud ns recomm'-ndition Thej lino s"cured for thophconK Ilotd t)cl Mo ite nt Monterey, Cal , in chef, tin1 elebrnted Jule Haider, to long of tho Pal ace hotel, San Ti auclsco, and onliillj m tho sen ic s of kings and uobleme 1 of tho old world This means n 1 eputation foi tho Del Morto foi suH3rior cuisine, at all events Periodical nonsense nppears about tho nl 'cgetl luxuries 1111 1 dainties 6cr ed to peoplo cho f 1 equeut I lorlda ho'els nt tiiU sioson rci 6trnu berries, fresh peas, nsj.ai a0u i, tie. , i 0 e nimcmted As n innttei of fact, nonu of the so things aro served at tho JbloriiU fcotel ns a rcgulai custom, and tho table rthoto 13 ordtnirj in ovctj sense, and often m Inferior to tho best hotels a' tho north Condensed milk and cam cd ogetablcs ' havo 1 in tall,' and most of tho 'Iuxjucs' and 'dainties ' come fiom Jow Yoil SCIENTIFIC SQUIBS Tho luninoslt) of phosphont3 is impaired by 11 de so and increased by a ratified nttnos phr. A. j prcssmoof Bixt) pounds to tho squaro ii ch, or four atmospheru, phosphorus is uon lun.uoiB Glass blowing is an art nearly 1 000 3 ears old, erhapj o'dr, jet tkere has never been nn,, dowco discovered to tae thoplacoof the human lungs in the blowing Bo tbs how ever, mo b'owu l'lUi 11 mold and mechanical llor s Ihu clue of condiments iu tho preparation of food ij boln ' dUcusscd. Authorities that maj be cousldtred reliablo assert that red pnppcr an 1 'alt ai 0 ipc.iall) valuablo as aids to nppetito ail 1 digestio 1. Var ous htrbs and sjuc s mo aliHi good, while all tho condiments l in salads 1 romotu digestion ulJ tho ns- slmmilatiouof food Ktnded obti rations nt Pans nnl at Munich indicatu that tha sanitar) condition of 1 lo"autj depends on tho amount of water coa'alncd iuthjgiound Theveirs Innbich theia Las been a laigo quantity of ground water piesent havo invariabl) beon the healthiest, whilo thoso in which thero Iim been a smaller quantity Uavo mvariabl) heso tho unhealthiest Tho apparent parados that the most tnn- pai entw uteris nt he sumo timo perfectly opaquo from a cri aia point of v low i3 show ? by a sample tsptiimont Partly fill a glass gob.'t vv ith cleai water and hold it a llttla aoovo tho level of the eye and distant a foci ormoro. Jo object can be seen when held just ov or tho sui fn"0 of the water, but tb water sui faco appears Iiko a burnuhed mirror Russian observations hav 0 shown that tt'i decay in a quite regular older, tho lowrr MUru molai Doing the llrst nttatked, then th upper, then tho loner fourth molar nud so oc, tho lower incisors and canlno teeth bting tho last afTcctak Upper teeth, as a rulo, aie moro durublo than lower, right than left, thoooofdaik persons than thoo of blondes, thoso of short ptrsons than thoso of talL Tho bacillus of whooping cough is the latest nn iv nl It differs from other bacteria, but is some v hit HI aTriedlandei spntumonia bacillus Dr Afausitir, the discoverer, de tected tho bacillus in tho sputum of his OWTl and other childrtn That was saintd with mahj 1 v io'et, and tho bacilli wtio dotected in tho pus toipuscles vnth a matnlfjlug povvei of 700 1,000 on a 1 U oil iinmtrsionob jectlv 0 BY THE BY It was Mis. Parvenu who wantol hex drcssmnkor to f ui nlsh her vv ith ' 0110 of them flegant trench lobes, in tho directoiy stylo I ' Madelia is to bo 0110 of tho now spring c"lois, but if based on tho liuo of Jladtiia wines wo have nowadajs will bo dlClcult to recognise As men nre said to bo know n bj tho com pany they leep, bo tho imitation walskin fatquo is detetted by tho mistrablo odor of dv 0 it emits Tho tiuo lovtrs' ' not in silver Is a now de sign in umbitlla handles which issilbj enojj,h to indicate that the designers have got to the cud of their rope Spring trousers nro to hav on welted ttain or cord of the same mateiinl ilnnn timu 1 nud, if tailors mo prophets, will bo just as' mdoas tho) urenow Dainty littlo sowing baskets, filled with nil tho fashionable sower is likely to ltquire, hnvd como out in udvanco of the metti ifi of the Lcuttn sowing classes A man who goes about with a shawl over his shoulders ma) be a philosopher or phi lanthropist, or both, but ho looks likt rarimr WajbatU, all the same Foshionablo hrateology becomes Kss and lets elegant, if moie expressive, nnd ka lately iiviveds.jms slang that ttntbiioopi ik-imxI ha 1 rw.n forciWn. THEY STOOP TO FATE. Thu (dories of our blood and state Aro shadow not sulwtaiitlal things Thiro Is no armor against Fate, Death lays I1I1 Icy hand ou kings 8k o ti rand crown Must tumble down And In the dust bo equal miulo VV Jth tho poor crooked icytho and spade 8orae men with swords may reap the Held And 1 lant fresh laurels where they kill l)i tbdr strong ncrv c at last must teld Thoy Uinn but one another still Larly or lata They stoop to Fate, And must giro up their murmuring breatb VV'htn they, palo captives, creep to tkath The garlands wither on your brow Then boast no mora our mighty deeds! Upon Death purple altar nan boo v hero the victor victim bleodsl our hi ads must come To the eol I tomb Only the actl ns of the Just Bmell sweet and blossom In their dust -Shirley. An y ml of Mummery Tho ancient Prussian custom of holding a "Mack Dinw Ing room ' after tho monarch a death has been honored in tho breach on this occasion Formerly iu Piussla so soon as tho king wns dead, all tho ministers of the crown, foreign ministers, and tho court gen erally, repaired in full dress to the palate, Ihe first rooms they entered wero brilllnntlj lit up, but gradually , as the) went through tho different apartments leading to the throno room, tho lighting becuniB dimnitr and dimmer, till this last being reached it t was found in soniwlarkneis Around the throno wero grouped a series of waxwork figures, deeply veiled with bhek, liprc ant ing the chief membtrs of tho new court, and boforo these nil tho high dignitaries soltmnly jvissed, bowing themselves out backward 'I ho wisdom of dropping suth grotesquo mummery is scared) optn to question. London Life TIib World's Itest Mutton The sweetest, teuderest, and most pnlntnblo mutton in the vvoild is that raised in Inland Tho Irish sheep grow larger than ouis, thej fed on I efer pisti -c, and their meat is whollj freo fiom ihit strong, "sheep) tasto whlth makes ours so disasietable to manv palates o American who has eaten tho mutton sen ed in tho Irish hotols will tako nn) other kind of mtat vihilo ho stii)s there Tho English mutton, though better than ours, is far infeuorto tho Irish Ameritan mjtton is sold in the Lnglish, Irish nnd btotch markets, but it brings from three to four j)cnto kss u pound tlian tho natlvo pro ducts, and no 0119 who can afford the latter will t ike the former Boston Globe. 1 rngrcM of iimtnn. An out of tho wav quarter of the world is 1 tho Mexican state of ucataa, to most trav - I elers, but it appenra to hnv 0 caught the spirit ! of progres A ncent traveler wntts that taible property of tho stato is now v alut I nt fJ Uj7,(ia5 The public schools supported bv the stato numbtr Kti, and nro attended by upward of 11,000 pupils. Colleges nre located I nt Meruln for the study of law and medicine, nnd Valladolid his an insti'uto, a conserva j tory of music, end academies Tho postal Bervico of tho oouutr) is gootl, and telegraph and ttlephone olllces aro being rapidly inulti plied on Orleans Times Democrat. I He Knevr the Sex I Vife What do j ou mean by coming homo at this time of nigLt George? I Husband S aU your fault, my dear hio sail -v our fault W (with a dark fro-vn) All mj fault, sir J All in) faul f II Yes Tiers w anted me to stay longer Wouldntdoit Said a man with nvvifo 'i pretty 'n nmiablo 's mino had no s'tuso for staying out anv longer Tht s reason why cr I como homo bo soon. V (smiling) Will, jou'ro a great trial to me, George, but I supposo I'll have to forgive jou Boston Courier Sovel School Cnttom. A school custom which American children certainly woul I find attractive is practiced in rhuringln Tho schoolmaster presents to every child on its first entrance into tho school an enormous bag of sweats Lately tho cus torn had degenerated to su"h a degree b) tho parents anil friends of tho well to-do children all supplj ing additional bags to, tho favored pupil that the gov ernment has been obliged to inteifero, and one bag only is now the rulo in ono district, while In another it has been causod to cease altogether, Chicago Herald. Auothor View of It. There bi, indeed, a positive harm that re sults from t iboolng of the theatre by rclig lous peoplo AV by is so 'argo a proportion of our plaj s fri v olous and v ulgnr) Because tho frivolous and 'vulgar piedominato among theatre goers. If tho large numbr of refined people who avoid tho theatre were t attend this pioportion might lie reversed, and more of tho managers would find it prolltuble to bring out clean nud wholesouio dramas. Henij T Finck in tho Cosmopolitan Demand for Tripe Tho much abused but easily digested tripe has at Inst received propor recognition from quite an unexpected quarter Dr Beaumont proved that raw ojsters digested in two hours nnd fifi) five minutes and boiled trlpo digested in one hour Acting on this in formation, epicures with weak digestivo oigans havo taken kindly to tripe, and the duuand for it at tho leading restaurants is on the increase Ioiv York Sun. In Important Innovation. Seveinl newly organized manufacturing companies are now working upon sulphito fiber, mado from rof uso of Bawmills and used for iper stock Thero is one company in VA attrtown, N Y , ono in Chicago and one In Detroit, Iho Detroit factory produces from ten to twelvo tons of fiber a day It is the most impoitant innovation in tho manu facture of paper stock siuco wood pulp was introduced Chicago Times. AVai Getting Desperate An overheard dialogue between w omen ' 1 t car that Harry is getting desperate He left mainatcniblyatitated state last ovening nd threatened to do something that he might regret all his life "Did he? Then it secmi be has ically mado up his mind to Ook jou to marry him "New York Commercial Adver- LW. MITCHELL Will RBMOVB from RAGLAND'S . OLD . STAND TO THE STORE At 402 Austin Avenue. WHERE HE WILL CAM AND DIAMONDS, Moore' IlnrtrnliiN In Ittnl 1 Ntntc. O110 lot vvitli lour-room liouso, on tho corner of SKttonth and Wobster street l'rico S'boO Moutlilj instnll lusnt, S10 50 Ono lot with three-room house, hi Eist Waco, ne ir l'aul Quiiiii collego rrite$400 Monthly lnstillmont,$U. Ono lot with threo-rooin house, on Xorth blth streot in rt ir of .1 T "Wilson's pi u.e lrico?a00 Monthly inst illiuent. 59 One lot vv ith three-room hoiioO, on Riv 1 r streot, 11 1st Waco l'rito J2o0 M011H1I3 inst illiuent, S7 50 Ono lot with Hve-rooin liouso, on North 'lontli strtet, no ir r6st Ave l'rico $1,000 Montlilv installment, ;yo Ono lot with four-room liouso, ou South Is inth streot, near Clovoland Pnto$000 fonthlv installment, ?J7 Ono lot with throo-room houso, on South SKth streot in rear of tho old university Prito S750 Monthly in stallment, S2J 50 Vncant lots on Wobstor and Clav streets, on Boll Hill Price lrom $150 to 5U00 each, on monthly installment plan if desired CHEAP COLUMN. rpO KLTA nice three room cottnt.0 on thu X corner of Ttnth nnd Webster, tood well of water Applj to J A Janes tf FOItS VI h One book ca 1. 1 sttp ladder. 4 tables 1 four horse tnglno, lour heatini. stoves an I jlpo 1 desks bowl and i Itclur, wash stands, half dozen chairs Ullrai U tvi t vvrlter, office railing and connttr, i attnt letter lilts 1 Halt sife 1 store countor .0,000 olj I ai ers an 1 a largo amount of other second hand furniture Jso i. hLas TO lit NT Tho entire inner story or niv new building 40-. Austin Av enue 1 W Mitchell, Jeweler OSr A postoffico kev Under will i lease J return to the Nine office ClOWS JOUUFNT-Ihavefcood milch cows I will rent to i arties who will take good tare of them nt the low price of ono dollar per mnth Geo Lambdln tf FOKItKNT House of soven room on Irnnk lin and Ninth 6trcets Apply to C , WAMJO-v aw Kegulnr Boarders nt 0J7 ?tin street tool pleneant mid ton venlentloention Mim O h Wilkv B10,L Democrat ' ' I V) In Cnl.l tn 4I. .AnaDt liumlmrnf irnnlo mmln ft-nmin tma riJii t... - i V""" "". iiii;a .wHwuBk-- oenu uu irtsB on stnmpca tntl- -t - fcivuciut4r jut ju, icn Or leans, J a ' W NTiD Three room houso, convenient to husiness A) plj at Nkvv s oftlco EVIMNGM-VVSOIHco SO), Austin Ave , corner 5th street, over Goldstein & Mitel's "TTIOUND-TWO Patent Lock Kcj a, on 6th st X1 between Vustln nnd Iranklln Onnercsn get enme by cnlling at this office, describe 1 roi trtv, nnd pn for this notion Wicely mrnishcd and well ventilated rooms at the Brunsvvik Hotel, on Franklin street. PAINTING. Mayfield&Diehl, HOUSE SIGN AND ORNAMEMTL Painters .'. aui . Paper .'. Hangers. I Irlcts Itonaonal le and work Guaranteed Office Cornor bth and i rnnklln uu""""eoa 1 sffiasaKafiEsi' raaiiraw BEIN6 REMODELED THE FIHEST LINE OF IN THE CITY. St Louis, Texas Arkansas & Railway. "Cotton Belt Route." The N.ew Standard Gauge Through .-. Line ! Arkansas and Texas, Via CAIRO to St leap Connecting In Union Depots with; through trains for all points in Illinois, Iowa, Wisconsin, Michigan, Indiana, Pennsylvania, New York, Ohio, and all Points!; North and Bast. Don't buy a ticket for any point until you ha o consult ed tho Agont of tho St. Louis, Arkansas aud Texas Railway. D. MILLER, General Passenger Agent, St. LoulsJ E. W. LeBAUME, Ass't Geu'l Pass. Agent, St. Louis. D. E. HIRSHFIELD, Local Tloket Agent. Waco.'.Texa KipajgM