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The Cities of Olympia and Tumwater, and
Thurston gounty.
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about 75 students to Olympia from abroad. All
the priveleges and opportunities of the Institute
are Open to the patrons of Oiympia for the price
of tuition alone .
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completely furnished boarding am}l lodging
halls, literary and debating societies and ther
ough work in all departments are the advan
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TRIBUNE.
Notice for Sealed Bids.
NOl ICE is hereby given that sealed bids‘ will
be received by the town of Tumwatcr at
the office of the town clerk. until 7:30 p m. Oct
27th, 1891, for the clearing and grubbing of
Cleveland avenue in East Tumwater, from the
south side of First street to the north side of
Seventh street, containing 3 acres more or less,
according to specifications on file in the oliiee 0f
the town engineer.
Work to he completed in sixtv days from date
of contract.
A good and sufficient bond will be required or
the successful bidder, equal to the total amount
of the bid.
All bids must be accompanied by a certified
check for 21/2 per cent. of the amount of the bid.
In awarding the contract, the resolution of the
town council relative to the employment of home
labor in the execution of the work will be strict
ly enforced.
The council reserves the right to accept or
reject any or all bids.
GEORGE GELBACII,
OetZ'Ht, Town Clerk.
Notice for Sealed Proposals.
NOTICE is hereby given that sealed bids will
‘ be received hv the town of Tumwater ut- the
office of the town clerk, until 7:30 p. m. Oct
27th, 1891, for the §mding, clearing and crib
bing of Third street 11 East Tumwater, from the
west side of B street to theeast side of Cleveland
Avenue, according to plans and specifications
on file in the ofliee of the town clerk.
Excavation 6734 cubic yards more or less.
Embankment 599-2. ” “ “ "
1 Cribbingaawed cedar) 4:67 linear feet more or
035.
Clearing, 11; acres.
Work to be completed in sixty days from
date of contract.
A good and sulficient bond will be required of
the successful bidder. equal to the total amount
of the bid.
All bids must be accompanied by :1 certified
check for 21/2 per cent. of the amount of the bid.
In awarding the contract, the resolution of the
town council relative to the employment of home
labor in the execution of the work Will be strict
ly enforced.
The council reserves the right to accept or
reject any or all bids.
GEORGE GELBACH,
1 Oct23—4t. Town Clerk.
OLYMPIA. WASHINGTON. MONDAY. OCTOBER 26. 1891.
WHISKERS AGAIN.
HAS SOMETHING TO SAY BELA
TIVE TO THE POLITICAL SLATE.
Some Would-Bo Candidates That
Will Probably Sink out of
Slght In the Convention.
Special Correspondence of the Tribune.
SEATTLE, Oct. 25.—The Press—Times of
last night contains a screed which is signed
“Rounder” which is much the same song,
warbled by the Olympia correspondent of
the P.-’E. before the Piper boys took hold
of the paper. It is Laughton, Deuton, et
9.1, over again and it looks as if the writer’s
ideas were pretty well stereotyped in his
utterances. Among other things he says
Sheriff Price of Pierce county wants to be
secretary of state and will make a strong
pull for that ofl‘ice. If “Rounder” knew
the inside workings of politics he, would be
acquainted with the probability that Pierce
county Will get just one office on the gen
eral state ticket and that will be either the
governor or attorney general. Col. Nicho
las H. Owings is going to be acandidate,
for secretary of state, it is said, if he can i
secure the delegation from Thurston
county. If anybody could make the office
pay, it is "Nick," but as the convention is
to be held here the ex-territorial secretary
will meet with a cold reception. His
name will probably not be mentioned
—nor will that of Price. The lat
ter. by the way, has informed his friends
that he will not be a candidate for any po
lltical office and is going into business. It
is now said that Auditor Reed will get the
support of the King county delegation for
governor, and that Fred Grant Will be their
candidate for lieutenant governor, while
the young Napoleon of Tacoma, Capt. \V.
H. Fife, will e urged by his friend, Col.
J. C. Haines. as a candidate for state treas
urer. The state auditor, it is not believed,
would accept any Office as it is well known
he is tired and sick of the responsibilities
of the office he now holds, which is the
hardest one in the state to fill and pays
less. Another candidate for lieutenant
governor looming up here is Major Rine
hart, ex-state senator and president of the
Board of public works. He isa strong man
and would fill the oliice of governor credit—
ably in case of the absence of that oflicial.
Senator Squire will leave for Washington
some time next month so as to be on hand
early for congress, lfe and Doss McG raw
are still figuring. Winsxicas.
l-‘IIIK‘II S’l‘A'l‘li mews.
Attorney General Jones of Spokane is
out for congress.
The great De Lion drydock is to go to
Tacoma for sure.
It cost, $13,301.19 to suppress the coal
miners’ riots in King county.
Henry Villard say; the Nvorthern Pacific
road will be operated by electricity.
Judge J. R. Lewis of-Sealtlc mid North
Yakima. is to adthess the fanners alliance
of Walla Walla.
The Diebold safe of the Seattle agency of
the Standard Oil company was blown oren
early this morning and SIOO in coin sto en.
The Tacoma Ledger saysithm. ex-Repre
sentative Plummer of Port' Townsend ran
a bakery in Tacoma ten years ago and was
not intelligent enough to hold on.
The Pnlouse Gazette says John L. Wil
son hasdone more than the combined work
of all his predecessors. Those are the rea
sons why the people of Colfax gave him
such a. hearty reception Saturday night.
Dr. John E. Plouf of Seattle received a
visit from a closely-veiled woman last Sat
urday evening whose ambition it was to
cowhide him. but the wily doctor sniffed
danger ,in the air, barred the doors of his
oifice, and thereby sadly disappointed
about twenty eager souls who stood about
the Olympic block for an hour and a half
Waiting to see the fun.
J. C. Nixon has received notice from
Sampson & 00. of LondomEngland, of the
arrival on October 12 of 10,00 ounds of
sealskins shipped from Seattle geptember
mover the Northern Pacific. This is the
fastest time on record forfreight shipped
across the continent by freight train and
thence across the Atlantic.
Attornev James M. Ashton is confined
to his resudence with a very severe attack
of acute laryngitis. So serious is his ill
ness that he has lost the use of his vocal
organs and is unable to speak save in a
whisper.
The Colville Republican says State Sen
ator James O’Neill last week showed us a
magnificent. specimen of onyx from a large
body lying near Wultt’s lake, southwest of
Chewelah. J. M. Bewley has a piece of
this stone beautifully polished. The min—
ing of this valuable deposit will some day
make one of the industries of Stevens
county. - .
Charles Gray, who attempted to swindle
three Olympia lads a. week or so ago in Ta
coma was arrested yesterday by Officer
Charles Smith while he was trying to work
the bogus check racket on an unsuspecting
stranger on the passenger train in Tacoma.
The Spokane Chronicle say: Ina 1110-
ment of patriotic, but misguided gush, our
esteemed governorcommended to the kind,
spoils-dispensing attention of Collector
\Vasson, our fairyoung friend, Col. Thomas
Henderson Boyd. The Tacoma Ledger ob
jects to this flippant indulgence in titles
and charges Bovd with being the same
kind of a colonel as Governor Kerry was a
general. ' -
OUT OF BABY’S CHEST.
Coin Was Swallowed by a Child and
Logded Above the Lungs.
WILLIAMSI’OR‘I‘, Pa., Oct. 26. With a
five-cent nickle away down in her chest,
causing a dreadtul cough, Baby Burns, a
ZO-nlonths-old daughter of A. J. Burns,
of Ross street, has been suflering since
Tuesday evening. ‘
On Thursday Dr. Nutt was called, and he
thrust instruments down the child’s throat.
This only made her cough worse. Finally
the symptoms grew so serious that the doc
tor used his deepest “fishing?Y instrument
for that class of surgery. A ter thrusting
it three times through the little throat he
drew out of the avenue to the lungs the
nighel._ 7A ' A , ~
The first time the family suspected the
swallowing of such an object, was when
the baby, in response to her mother’s ques
tions, made motions indicating what, it
was she had let slip down her little throat.
That Was Enough.
Chicago Times: According to a. morn
ing coteinporary “a lineal decendant of
George Washington” is a prominent figure
at the Washington congress of the Daugh
ters of the Revolution. There is aslight
error in this. The distinguished George
wlas the father of his country, but that was
a. l.
The Sewer I’lnns.
The plans for the new sewerage system
are on exhibition in the oflice of J. S.
Camp, the engineer, in rooms 9 and 11
Temple Flat. They may be seen either
day or night, up to 11 o’clock.
That’s So. ,
The Cleveland bably did not appear until
after the McKinley aw had been in opera—
tion over nine months.—-Globe-Democrat.
HARRISON---BLAINE:
CLEVER -WORK AS PRESIDENT OF
THE UNITED STATES.
Not Afraid of BlalneuW'lll Re Re-
Nominated and lie-Elected.
Reciprocity I deas.
PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 26.~The correspond
ent of the Recurd write: from the. city of
Washington as follows:
Long before he came to Washington to
be inaugurated Harrison had shown as
plainly as he could’that he, too, had a pro
gramme which diflered radically from
Elaine’s. He proposed to be president, he
proposed to succeed himself. Helms stuck
to his programme. He has certainly been
president. 4
Blaine found it necessary to break forth
in his reciprocity movement in order to
remind the country that he fias in the ad
ministration. This unexpected move dis
concerted Harrison for a time. He “got
rattled,” as the saymg goes. and made the
mistake of trying'to bottle up both Blaine
and reciprocity. But Blaine, with charac
teristic and successful audacity, broke the
bottle by appealing directly to the republi
can party outside of Washington, availing
himself with customary cleverness of the
discontent with high Protection and the
desire for foreign mar mm, which Cleve
land’s campaign of education had pro:
duced within this very citidal of republi
cainsm.
However, this coup d’etat cost Blaine
his health, and now that Harrison has
adopted Bluine’s idea as though it were his
own, and indeed has convinced the re
publican organs and orators that he is the
“original Jacobs” of reciprocity, he is
lealiy no worse 011‘ than it it had never
happened. All the Harrisonians are
claiming for Harrison all the credit for
everything good that the administration
has done, and they are graduallv produc
ing the impression on the puoiic mind
which they desire—just as any impression
can be imprinted by incessant iteration.
HARRISON NOT WORRIED ABOUT BLAINE.
Even the good things which he opposed
are now credited to him. Blaine is no
more to be considered than Noble or Miller.
It is all Harrison. This may not. be very
agreeable to Blaine, but that doesn’t inat
tm‘. Probably the whole process of self-as
sertion by which Harrison has established
his claim to he the administration has not
been agreeable to Blaine, but does not
trouble Harrison.
When you sum to think there is some
thing almost splendid in the cool, calm,
confident way in which Harrison has
shoved aside the great leader of the refiub
lican partyand quietly gotten in front ini
soll‘. And now the light of prescient hope
shines in his blue eyes. He sees it written
in the book of fate that he is to be renom
inated at last, and probably re-elected.
BLAINIE’S SILENCE HELPS HARRISON.
This sure feeling is of recent date. It is
due to Blaine’s absence and silence, and
the prospect that he is likely to be absent
and silent for some time to come, if not
altogether. For “B. H.,” as the Blaine’s
are said to call him, is neither absent nor
silent. He is right here. working seven
davs iii the week, and talkin§ personally
or by proxy with all the men 1e needs.
Blaine, posing as the sage of his party,
who will accept but cannot solicit a nomi
nation, is at a disadvantage with the
hustling Harrison, who will not only ac
cept but solicit. Blaine’s friends, meeting
with no response from Blaine, are very evi
dently getting weary of shouting for him
and are getting more and more Willing to
listen to Harrison. The latter does not
scruple to begiiile them. He has directly
or through his shrewd and active lieuten
ants—such men as Foster and Proctor and
Wanamaker—approaclied many of Blaine’s
most prominent iriends. and more than
one has been brought to believe atloast
this much, that if Blaine is not to be nom
inated, Harrison ought to be. '
HARRISON’S CLI‘EVER WORK.
This is enough for Harrison. This is all
he asks of Olarkson, or even of Quay.
(llarkson was not asked for extravagant
promises of support when he was smoking
a presidential cigar after dinner at the
White House Tuesday night. It was
enough that he was there, and willing to
consider practical posibilities. Second
choices are just as good as first choices
sometimes, and this is one of the times.
Harrison had his feelers out in all direc
tions for second choices—when he cannot
get first choices. All the power, all the
patronage of his great plans being used to
get second choices—when he cannot get
first choices. The president is a politician,
we have found out long since, and a very
good one, too. He knows all about “lay
ing pipe” and “pulling wire.” And he is
carrying on right now the neatest, most
quiet and most adroit political work of re
cent years. He is getting information
about men and how to get at them. Then
he is getting at them—now with an ar u
inent. now with an office. Think of fiis
keeping Blaine’s bosom friend. Stephen
B. Elknis, of Arizona, West Virginia and
New York, on tintoe of expectation for the
secretaryship of War].
Nelv York Stock Market.
NEW YORK, Oct. 26. Noon— Money
easy at 3. Stocks dull, stagnant at small
fractions below first prices. Fours coupons,
16%; Pacific 69. 11; Atchison, 44%; Cen
tral Pacific, 33; Burlington, 99; Denver
8; Rio Grande, 18; Northern Pacific,
28%; Northern Pacific preferred, 75;
Northwestern, 17%; New York Central,
13%; Oregon Navigation, 74%; North Am
erican,l9%; Pacific Mail, 36%; Rock Island,
83%; St. Paul & Omaha, 34%; Texas Pa
cific, 14%; Union Pacific, 41; Wells
Fargo Express, 38; Western Union. 82%.
Blames the McKlnley Bill.
LONDON, Oct. 26,—At the querterly meet
ing today of the Manchester Chamber of
Commerce, the president said the trade
was still depressed and that the latest re
turns received were unsatisfactory. The
president blamed the McKinley bill, Bur
-Ing Bros. and the South American troubles
for the state of affairs complained of.
Col. (”Day’s Denial. ‘
ST. LOUIS, Oct. 26.—C01. John ()’Day late
general attorney of the St. Louis and San
Francisco railroad, who is being sued by
that road to get possession of land pur
chased by O’Day for the company, and
which it 18 alleged he refuses to surrender,
denies in toto the allegations of petitioner,
Michael Dnvuvn Canal-lacy.
DUBLIN, Oct. 26.——’.l‘he Nationalil’ress ‘
to-day says it is authorized to state that 1
if Michael Davitt does not see any way in t
which he can accept the oflers made him
to stand for agent in the commons for
North Kilkennfiy. left vacant by the death
of John Page ennessey, he wi 1 become a
candidate or some constituency at the
approaching general election.
Spanish Anarchlsls.
MAnmn, Oct. 26.—Dcspatches from Bar
‘celona state that the anarchists of that
icity are making preparations for a grand
‘celebration of the anniversary of the exe
cution of the anarchists condemned in the
Haymrrket riots. 5
California. Grain Market.
SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 26.—Wheat, buyer
’9l, 561.73%; season 31%.
AWFUL COLLISION:
THE FLOODS AND STORMS AN!)
BAD RESULTS.
Sixteen Persons Killed-u} Vessel
Follndcrs--Scencs h: the over
flooded Districts. '
LONDON, Oct. 26.——Floods in England,
the result of the recent two weeks’ succes
sive gales, continue to give a great amount
of damage. The river Thames in some
glories extends a mile or so beyond its
anks. The town of Eton and many
streets of Windsor are impassible and boats
are being used to conve peo )le from house
to house A telegram illom lVlilford Haven
says a small row boat containing three sol
diers cagsized there today. All three were
drowne .
COLLISION—SIXTEEN KILLED.
The British steamer “Boston” irom Card
ifl' for London arrived at Falmouth after
having been in collision early this morning
with the British bark“Charlwood”from
Antwerp for Valpariso. The Charlwood
foundered almost immediately after the
collision, with a loss of fourteen lives.
Three men were killed on board the Boston
at the time of the collision and the steam
ers bows are badly stove in. The captain
of the Charlwood, his wife. son, governess
and steward, together with all of the
bark’s officers and six of the seamen,
a total of sixteen persons, drowned
in spite of the desperate efforts
made by life boats, vessels which
happened to be near the scene of the col
liswn, to rescue them. The eliorts of
would-be life savers was greatly hampered
; by darkness which pervaded at the time of
the accident. The spot Where the two ves
sels met is not far from Eddystone Rocks,
114 miles from Plymouth. Only an ap
prentice and the captain’s daughter were
saved.
ANOTHER WRECK.
The Ketch Viceroy has been wrecked
near St. Ives, on the coars of Corwall. Her
crew is missing. A boat with the corpse
of a seamen on board was found.
THE moons IN SPAIN.
MADRID, Oct. 26.-A telegram from Meri
da. province of Badajos, says the floods in
that locality continue. he river Ebro
overllowed its banks and is submerging
railroads and highways, In many parts
01 the province floods have carried a num—
ber of telegraph poles and consequently
communication by means of wire has been
interrupted. Olive, corn, grape and sail'ron
crops in many parts of the provinces 01'
Cindad Real have been destroyed.
There were serious riots yesierday in the
town of San Michael, Province Modena,
between the socialists and workingmen.
Two men were killed and eight seriously
injured. The riots were subsequently
quelled by police who arrested a number
of the rioters.
FOR PUGET SOUND.
FIVE MILLION DOLLARS CAPITAL
COMING HERE.
The Reason Why English and
Eastern Capitalists Want. to
Invest Along the .
Sound.
ST. PAUL, Oct. 20.—George M. Sims,
managing director of the Lombard Trust
00., limited, of London and New York,
was in the city yesterday for a short time. ,
“I have been made representative of $5),- 1
000,000 of English capttal and am directed
to place it where the greatest benefit will
be derived,” said Sims. “I am not to use
it for speculation, but to invest it in safe‘
real estaie, factories and industries. It is
my intention to go to Tacoma, Seattle,‘
Portland, Everett and other cities alongi
Puget Sound. I shall probably put a great
deal of money in Everett and seaport
towns, as we believe the Panama canalwill
be in operation in five years perhaps less;
then there are two great enterprises under
consideration that will aii‘ect the north
western interests greatly; one is the estab
lishment of a line of steamers between
Puget Sou nd, China and Japan, the other
is layinga submarine cable between the
same places. These enterprises are not
fully matured, but I can assure you they
are almost certainties. I am not inter
ested in either, but should like to be as
they willbe very profitable.” Sims was
urged to tell who were the men back of the
two great enterprsses but he refused, ex
cept in so tar as saying that part wete En
glishmen and the other were eastern cap
italists. __
The Wheat in Kansas.
ATcmson, Kan., Oct. 26.——E. G. Armsby,
cashier of the Kansas Trust and Banking
Company, who returned trom the western
part of the state last evening, said: “The
unthreshed wheat in that section is dam
aged from 25 to 50 per cent on account of
wet weather and poor shocking, Grain has
already commenced to grow and many
stacks have gone. A good deal of wheat
still remains in shock. This is ruined.
Farmers are busily engaged in threshing
crops, but Will not get through? before the
first of the year. The acreageo wheat put
in this fall will not he as large as last fall.”
The Decline 0! Seal Fisheries.
LONDoN, Oct. 26.—Lord Knutsford, sec
retary of state for the colonial department
asked the governments of the Australian
colonies to supply the Canadian govern
ment with statistical reports in regard to
the decline of the fur seal fisheries of the
southern hemisphere. These statistics are
wanted for use by the British commis
sioner in connection with the Bering sea
investigations.
The Unity Club.
The regular meetmg of the Unity Club
will take place this evening at the «Nice of
Messrs. Savage & Wisner, 303 Fourth St.
Allinterested are invited. The program
is as t‘gllows: ..._. > _
1. Essay: “The current theory con
cerninithe relation of labor and whim! as
stated y Henry George."——Byron illett.
2. Discussion. (10 minutes.)
3. Paper: "Is it a fact that as rents go
up wages go down ?”—E. J. Estep.
4. pislpu's‘xgion. ~ (10 minute‘s.) .. ..
5. Definition of terms used in the dis
cus‘sion: Capital. money rent, interest,
wages, as fiver] by standard authorities,
am as uset by Henry George.—Mrs. Geo.
F,Stor_u_a. _ _ > ,
6. Most important; political events,
books, or practical experiments bearing on
social science during the month-Any one.
7. Reading: Selections from Cllapt V.
with comments.——Geo. H. Funk.
8. Discussion. (10 minutes.) ‘
Olympia Harbor.
The harbor lin‘e commissioners will meet
to-morrow, and have fixed the hour of 10
o’clock Wednesday for the hearing of the
committee appointed by the citizens’ meet
ing and the board of trade, in relation to
the establishment of Olimpia’s harbor.
The connnittee consists o Messrs. Gowey.
Chambers and Stevens.
When 2
Is a lamp at anytime in a bad temper?
Yes; when it is put out.
LARGEST CIRCULATION
Of Any Daily Newspaper West of Seattle
and Tacoma. 7 ‘
< EVENING EDITION.
VANCOUVER LAND
IS WANTED BY THE msnov 0F
NESQUALLY.
'Anlnteresung' Case In the Supreme
Court of the United
States.
WASHINGTON, Oct. 26.—A. H. Garland,
err-attorney general of the United States
in the Supreme court today moved an ad
vancement of an important and interest
ing case of the Roman Catholic Bishop of
Nesqually, against John Gibbs, T. M. An.
derson, R. T. Yeatnlan_ and the United
States. By this suit the bishop seeks
to secure title to some 430 acres of land,
comprising the United States military res
ervation at Vancouver, Washington. The
land is worth now over half a. million
dollars. At the time Oreglon territory
was organized the Catholic c urch had a
missonary at this place by permission of
the Hudson Bay company which had its
principal trading station at Vancouver.
The Oregon act of Oregon confirmed the
title to not exceeding 640 acres to religious
societies occupying land as missionaries.
Under this act the bishop claims this sec
tion, while the United States contends the
Catholic church merely had permission
from the Hudson Bay company to occupy
a small tract for religious purposes and
had no title to the land except a half acre
which had been allowed It.
In New York arrived the steamer LaGas
cogine at Havre.
, Doellenger, the school board treasurer of
Pittsburg, is short $50,000 and is missing! >_
Blaine was on deck this morning at the
state department. He also had a long con
sultation with the president. '
Eight thousand miners have struck in
Stafi‘ordshire and Worcestershire against
a reduction of ten per cent in their wages.
Thos. Bailey and a young man named
Little were instantly killed at Listowel,
Ontario, today, by t 1e giving away of a
scaffold.
Col. Weaver has disappeared from Van-
Buren, Ark, with large sums of money
from settlers. farmers and others who
bought land from the Little Rock and Fort
Smith rallroad company.
Lieutenant ]thurial Mulligatawny How
ell of’l‘acoma handed to the governor on
Saturday a petition signed by twenty-four
oliioers of the lst regiment, asking him to
request the resignation: of Adjutant Gener
alO‘Brien. The governor said he could
not ask Adjt. Gen. O’Brien to resign any
morethan he could ask Auditor Reed or
Secaetary Weir to resign. Then Lieut.
Howell asked him howrit would be about
appointing a court of inquiry. or a court
martial, but in relation to this the governor
was uncertain. When Lieut.lthurialMul
ligatuwnfiy Howell told Napoleon Bona
parte Fi e what the governor had said the
Corsican soldier, according to the Tacoma
Globe, arose in his wrath and thundered
out; “I tell you the governor has a. right
to demand hl‘s resignation,or to order a
court martial. and it should be done
promtly.”
That settled it. O'Brien will probably
now shake in his military boots until the
commands of “The Little Corporal" are
obeyed, or until the twenty-four officers
resign or are court martinled. In the mean
time, shake or no shake, the ndjutnnt Fen
eral’s term does not expire until time
years hence.
Palouse Gazette: “The democratic party
is the party of the common people,” is an
extract from a speech by Grover Cleveland
in New York a few days ago, and on the
stage by his side were Millionaire Brice,
the chairman of the national democratic
committee and the man who rurchased a
senatorsliip from the Ohio legis cture; Mil
lionaire William 0. Whitney, the Standard
Oil magnate; Millionaire Grant, the Tani
niany boss; Millionaire Fairchihl, a Wall
street banker; Millionaire Grace, a railroad
king, and fifteen or twenty others. And
while those words were falling from the
lips of the pussy gentleman, our Own Pa
louse home was listening to a similar
herangue from a West Virginia senator,
delivered in the same court house where
the party of the “common people" is bleed
ing the treasury by employing a horde of
deputies at exoritant salaries. The only
wonder is that anybody could be duped by
such denxagogism, esrecially when it is
known that the whole iistory of the demo
cretic party is a continual series of boodle,
blunder and bourbonism.
A Fine Play Wednesday Night.
The play of “Incog” presented by the
Geo. W. Lederer Model company, headed
by Charles Dickson, will be thenext at
traction at the Olympia. theater on Wednes
day evening. It will be the great attrac
tion in the comedy line «luring the present
season.
Mrs. Pacheco has evolved a. play on the
plan of “The Private Secreter , All the
Comforts of Home, Mr. \Jilkinson's
Widows,” and the other great comedy suc—
cesses of the day, and this is the style of
[)ler that creates fun without horse-play
an is likely to become quite popular.
Managers have been quick to recognize the
desire for the comical rather than the ser
ious, and legitimate farces like “Ineog”
which present fun with reason and without
vulgarity are now the reigning attractions.
It is a. splendid farce and very laughable.
Hamilton Herald: Hundreds of work
men who have in good faith performed la
bor for the state are denied their pay
through the refusal to issue warrants and
and the Credit of the state is thereby im
paired. while the interest of the workmen
suffer. Public institutions that can only
he maintained through the fostering in
fluence of the state are denied neede im
provements. From every point of view,
the matter is really serious. It now looks
as if the oan way out of the difllculty
would be through an extra session of the
legislature.
()costa Pioneer: J. W. Lysons, former
editor of the Port Townsend Leader, is en
gaged in the herculean task of attempting
to explain away the trade by which Was
son voted for Squire against his ante-elem
Lion pledges and was rewarded for so doing
by being placed in Bradshaw’s shoes, wit
his legislative colleague as his deputy. His
repeated explanations only serve be throw
into clear relief the bargain and sale.
The hearing in the case ofiDr. Campbell
was continued to-day before J ustibe Rath
buu, Drs. Adams and Jento being the two
witnesses examined. TheK reviewed the
incidents connected with t e post; mortem
examination, giving the condition of the
Various organs of the body. They also ex
plained the efl'ects of calsecem and labelin
upon a patient in the various qlmnties
ngen. Campbell was held in S2OOO bail.
And others: We are agents for the famous
Duck brand rubber and oil clothing best
in the world. Call and examine our stock.
nov4 BROWN & anmss.
Tnummu’nfci'lm LES.
The Roar of the Military.
Democratic Hypocrlsy.
Extra Session.
The Bargain and Sale.
Still in Hearing.
Notice to Worklngmen

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