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The Minneapolis office of the Daily Globe has
teen removed to 213 Hennepin avenue.
The Daily Globe
ran be found on sale every morning at the fol
lowiug news stands :
Xicollet House news stand, St. James Hotel
newsstand, J. W. Ayers, South Third street
between Xicollet and Hennepins avenue, W. V-
Gerrish, COl South Washington avenue, W. 11.
Slickney, 517 Cedar avenue. U. J. Worth, oppo
site Manitoba depot. Geo. A. Morse, 200 Central
avenue, E. A. Taylor, 2'ja Hennepin ayjnue, C.
1". Murphy, 200 Hennepin avenue, 11. Hocffner,
12:*1 Washington avenue north, and Hedderly &
Co,, 55 Central avenue.
'; The New York society met last evening at
Archibald's hall.
: A Franco-Canadian Democratic club lias
been organized.
Prod W. Lyman has been substituted for
George H. Dodge as the assignee of Bliss &
The roof of the paint shop of the Monitor
plow works was blown onVby the wind Tues
day afternoon.
A ball is to be given at Lyndale hotel Fri
day night aad the guests will return by a
Special motor train.
'Jhe arch at the corner of Washington and
URcollet avenues, is being elegantly decorated
for the Odd Fellows meeting.
Thirteen warranty deeds were filed yes
terday with the register of deeds, the con
siderations of which amounted to $28, 403.50.
A boy sixteen years old was last night ar
rested for stealing a toy telescope from a
store at the corner of Washington and Fifth
The Flour City minstrels, at a meeting
last night, decided to revive the organization
and to give a performance sometime during
A. M. Carlson an employe of the North
western Furniture company, yesterday, had
his left band terribly lacerated by a saw,
loosing two lingers.
C. F. Wilkins, the belligerent coon, who
hit Norman Webster a cracking blow on his
nasal organ with a base ball bat, yesterday
paid a tine of over $20 for the offense.
During the storm Tuesday, lightnii g struck
the Diamond saw mill on Plymouth avenue,
and seven workmen were prostrated by the
shock. None of them were seriously injured,
The county commissioners met yesterday
ii «l inspected the list of delinquent personal
property tax payers for the purpose of select
tbose against whom suits for collections
will be brought. They did not finish the
work and meet again to-day.
A morning paper of great pretensions is
seldom correct, especially in sporting mat
ters. Yesterday it announced that the score
in the benefit game stood 9 for the Minne
apolis and 3 for the Brown Stocking club,
whereas the score actually was 7 for the Min
neapolis and 1 for the Browns.
Edward Young and Mary Fisher, Herbert
Ames and Emma E. Gilbert, Alfred Melin
and Kersti llokamau, Clifford L. Anderson
and Cora Van Dyke, N. F. Warner and
Anna Huskins, Frank W. Cook and O. Jean
nctte Drew, John B. Hoffman and Maggie
Dcwelle yesterday obtained marriage
Oflieer Daily was called yesterday to a
house on Sixth avenue north, between
Washington and Sixth avenues north, where
a man was beating his wife. Both were
drunk and were arrested. As the officer did
not witness the assault and did not summon
the neighborhood as witnesses the court
ordered the case dismissed.
Superintendent Van Duzee says that the
late rains have proved to the satisfaction of
everybody, and to the sorrow of many, the in
adequacy of the sewer on Washington ave
nue. Every manhole was choked up, and
hundreds of cellars were flooded. Some ac
tion is to be taken at once to divert a portion
of the Washington avenue drainage to other
Tin: annual meeting of the Minneapolis
Woman Suffrage association will occur at 3
p. m. Friday, September 12, at the new
church, corner of Fifth avenue south and
Ninth street/ Officers for the ensuing year
will be elected and important business mat
ters attended to. An interesting paper will be
presented ou ."Woman in Tradition and Lit
erature," and another entitled, '"An Index
of the Future." Frieuds and strangers are
The sensational "scoop" in a morning
paper yesterday about a colored employe of
the West hotel laundry having stolen con
siderable property from guests of the house
was the natural result of a cold day for news
superinduced by the meeting of a credulous
reporter and a "never sleep" detective.
When the case was investigated there was
not enough in it to warrant the negro's ar
raignment on any cause and he was released
from custody.
D. P. Bloomer, the injured traveling man,
•will be taken to New York to-day. His mind
is evidently shattered, and he can't be in
duced to talk concerning the manner in
which he received his wounds on his head,
evidently having very little rememberance
of the oecurence. Before he goes he will
be taken to room 91, at the Nicollet, and an
effort will be made to have him explain
whether he was assaulted or inflicted the
wounds himself.
L. P. Bloomer, the traveling man who was
co mysteriously injured at the Nicollet house
recently, left yesterday for New York accom
panied by his wife and Henry Vogel. Bloomer
it will be remembered was found in his bed
.room one morning unconscious, with a num
ber of severe scalp wound, evidently inflicted
by a coupling pin. As no noise was heard,
and as it would have been nearly impossi
ble for parties to have assaulted him without
attracting attention, there being also an en
tire absence of any cause for such an assault
the theory is generally entertained that he
inflicted the wounds himself while in a de
lcriuin resulting from heavy drinking. In
quiries have never developed aiiy informa
tion from Bloomer, and the affair may con
tinue to remain a mystery.
At the semi-annual meeting of the Min
neapolis district Methodist' conference yes
terday at the Heunepin avenue church, the
following officers were elected: Rev. R.
Forbes, First church, Minneapolis; J. F.
Wagner, Centenary church, Minneapolis;
Dr. A. C. Williams, Hennepin avenue
church: Rev. Follensbee, Delano, Minn.;
Rev- M. B. Smith, Brooklyn Centre, Minn.;
Rev. C. A. VanAuda, Franklin avenue
church, Minneapolis; Rev. J. B. Starker,
Thirteenth avenue church, Minneapolis; Rev.
J. Door, An oka, Minn.; Rev. J. M. Bull,
Foss church, Minneapolis; Rev. H. G. Bil
bie, Sauk Centre, Minn.; Rev. J. G. Teter,
Simpson church, Minneapolis; Rev. D. Mor
gan, Taylor street and Twenty-fourth street
churches, Minneapolis; Rev. Terwilliger,
Brain Minnesota.
E. A. McFarland, in advance for Denman
Thompson, is in the city.
Prof. Dexter has returned to Minneapolis
and opened offices at 411 Nicollet avenue.
, E. S. Keen, H. P. Hubbell, Winona; G.
W. Batchelder, H. P. Sims. Faribault; F.
A. Hodge, are the Minnesota people at the
. Henry Woolcock, J. H. Woolcock, White
hive, England; John C. Barrett, John C.
Barrett, Jr., Southport, England, were ar
rivals from abroad registered at the West.
John Treanor, Molinc; Geo. Parkhurst,
Red Wins:; H. L. Marker, Milbank; G. M.
Harlow, Red Wing; O. J. Elton, Owatonna,
were state arrivals at the St.- James yester
W. H. Hursh. Mankato; W. J. Burke;
Duluth;M. L. Whitney, Hastings; F. C.
PeteleryLu Verne; J. D. Curtins, Still
wtster, are the • Minnesotians at the Clark
house. . . •
C. 11. Douelass. W. J. Davenport. Fan
bflult; T. E. Ttrxn, Fargo; Geo. Baldwin,
Winona;J. L. Gable, Sioux Falls, were
among the northwestern arrivals at the
Nicollet yesterday.
Carl Lachmund, a pianist, and Ernest
Lachmund, a violoncellist, are two musi
cians of ability just from Germany, who have
decided to locate in Miuueapolis, and will
prove decided acquisitions in musical cir
Detective L. S. Caswell has gono to Chi
cago, where he is to be nianicd to Miss
Theresa 11. Parsons. Mr. Caswell is one of
the most popular and efficient ollicers of the
force, and will receive numerous congratu
lations upon his return wilh his bride.
The following marriages were announced
to take place last evening: .Clifford Ander
son, of Macon, Georgia, and* Miss Kittic Van
Dyke, at the residence of the bride's parents;
N. F. Warner, the well known undertaker,
and Miss Annie Huskins, at All Saints Epis
copal church; Herbert Ames and Miss Em
ma Gilbert, at the residence of the bride's
parents, No. 110 Third street norte; Frank
\V. Cook and Miss Nettie Drew, at the resi
dence of the bride's parents. 1,207 Tenth
street south. . > '»^
The German Citizens Galled by the Re
straints of a Jiigiitrd Administration,
Jtesolve to jlalir a Fight.
By some unaccountable accident, the
Globe's account of the meeting of the Ger
mans on Tuesday night, miscarried, and is
consequently reproduced.
The meeting was held in Turner hall, and
was largely attended, fourteen societies being
represented by delegations. A committee on
resolutions being appointed, reported the
following:, which was unanimously adopted:
Wkbbsab, The present course of a major
ity of the city council has resulted in evil 6
affecting not only the saloon keepers, but
also Interfering with the constitutional rights
and personal liberty of each citizen; there
fore be it
Jicsjlvcd, That we protest against the un
just action of the city government which has
deprived by means of ordinances many citi
zens of the right to carry on their busiucss,
and which also affects individual citizens and
societies in the enjoyment of their privileges.
We protest against the appropriation of
money out of the city treasury for the pur
pose of paying spies who o:ily can corrupt
the morals and never accomplish the execu
tion of the ordinances.
■Bwofarf,, That we call od every German-
American citizen to join the organization of
a central society to defend their personal
rights, to work together in the coming elec
tion, and in the next municipal election for
such candidates only as openly and manfully
shall declare themselves In favor of personal
liberty and promise to defend it, no matter
to which party they belong;
ReaofaeA, That the committee as now ap
pointed be continued in the various societies,
and that subcommittees bo appointed in each
ward and precinct, knowing as we do that
the success of the liberal movement can be
gained only at the polls: that every attempt
to gain it by force would be unworthy of
good citizens.
Rmkxd, That a masa meeting of German
Amejiean citizens of Minneapolis be held,
and these resolutions be submitted for ratifi
Rmatved, That we invite all liberal minded
American citizens of other nationalities to
participate in this movement.
The Pillsbury policy in discriminating in
favor of the rich was commented upon and
condemned in terms most emphatic. Du
ring fair week liquor was sold openly and
llagrautly on the fair grounds, by a party
with absolute impunity, while just outside
of the fence, a poor man was not allowed to
sell a few glasses of beer on the quiet. Both
were outside of the patrol districts. The
only difference was the poor man
interfered with the whisky monopoly
conceived by a hypocritical mayor
who has declared in a bornbastical message
that the laws and ordinances must be en
forced and any ollicer who failed to inforee
them should be dismissed. The officers
promptly reported the sale of liquor on the
grounds but the mayor had apparently put
up the job, and must consequently protect
those to whom he had given the rights.
It was decided to bold a mass meeting of
Germans in Turner ball on Tuesday even
ing, when a set of resolutions shall be en
dorsed and then laid before the city council.
The question of the narrow policy of the
present mayor In singling out the saloon
business for prosecution and persecution
was discussed at length. Attention was
called to the fact that houses of ill fame sell
liquor at all hours and on all days, when
the committee meeting adjourned.
The Lant 11'eclc Has Jit-en Vert/ Thill, and
the Out Put Ha* Jlren Very Light.
The North- Western Miller, In its weekly
review prepared for its issue of Sept. 12, will
In consequence of the majority of the
mills being shut down last week, the flonr
production tell oil to about one-tnird of what
it averaged duricg the summer, and was the
lightest since Minneapolis became anything
of a milling center. There were only two
mills, the Pillsbury A and Phoenix, located
on the east side of the river, that got in a full
week's work. Tne Anchor was started up
with steam power on Thursday, and made
good headway the remaining three days. The
total output of the week was 32,575 barrels,
averaging 5,429 barrels" daily, against
104,700 barrels the preceding week.
While the production will be
much larger the current week, it will not
reach very high figures. The work on the
West Side canal was not finished until Tues
day noon, keeping nineteen of the mills
idle until that time, and the week's work will
be shortened that much. At the same time
seven other mills, with a combined capacity
of over 6,000 barrels daily, will not be ready
to start before Thursday or Friday, and per
haps not before Monday. Next week all the
mills will be in first class condition for
work, and from that on operations promise
to be heavy.
The stoppage of the mills caused an accu
mulation of flour orders, but prices show no
sign of advancing, and the close was weak.
The export inquiry is light, with offers
lower, and the general market heavy, with
only moderate demand. Choice, dry new
wheat is being mixed with the old, and
works well, as a rule. Quotations at the
mills for car or round lots are as follows:
Patents, [email protected]; straights, 54.70Ca5.1;i;
first bakers', [email protected]; second bakers',
[email protected]; best low grades, [email protected], in
bags; red dog, [email protected], in bags.
The following were the receipts at and ship
ments from MinntapcUs for the weeks ending
on the dates given :
Sept. 9. Sept. 2. Aug. 20.
Wheat, bus 445,700 361,700 323,000
Flour, bbls 625 50 125
Millstuff, tons 36 48 ....
Sept. 9. Sept. 2. Aug. 26.
Wheat, bus 52,520 43,680 41,000
Flonr, bbla 36,609 129,443 110,926
Millstuff, tons 93S 2,074 2,335
The wheat in store in Minneapolis elevators,
as well as the stock at St. Paul and Duluth, is
shown in the appended table :
Sept. 8. Sept. 1.
No. 1 hard 93,597 143,151
No. 2 hard 52,773 19.C51
No. 1 regular 255,021 215,936
No. 2 regular 72,039 63,905
No. 3 regular . 17,917 .8.317
Rejected 11,738 42,518 j
Condemned. 51,133 2,916
Special bins 17,913 22,930 j
T0ta1.... 560,493 519,318
"With the amount in store at the transfer
elovator, which is not included in the above
table, the local stock is brought up to 568,
--193, bus.
\ Vr'; Sept. 8. Sept. 1. Aug. 25,
In elevators, bus. 36,000 36,000 ' 30,000
Sent. 8. Sept. 1. Aug. 25.
In elevators, bus. : 61,017 134,930 175,743
A Great .Discovery.
Mr. Wm. Thomas, of Newton, la., says: "My
wife has been serionsly affected with a cough for
twenty-five years, and this spring more severely
than ever before. She had used many remedies
without relief, and being urged to try Dr. King
New Discovery, did so. with most gratifyjng re
; suits. The first bottle relieved her very much,,
: and the second bottle has absolutely cured ■• her.
j She has not had to good health for thirty years."
Trial Bottles Free at Lambie & BeUiune'a drag
i . tore. Large size SI. OO. ■
The City Council Order a Largo Number
of Sidewalks Laid on Various '
More Water Mains, and Swrs, And More
Streets Ordered Paved With O ran if
and Cedar Mock*.
TRj» city council had an adjourned session
last night, and it was notable for the large
number of resolutions adopted. Aid. Walsh
occupied the ' chair in the absence of the
The meeting opened by passing upon 127
sidewalk resolutions, which ure not of sutfl
cent importance to wurranta publication.
"Sewer resolutions" were adopted as fol
lows :
In Stevens avcnu3 from Fifteenth to
Seventeenth stteeU; in Third street from
Third to First avenue south; in Fourth street
from First to Third avenue south; in Third
avenue south from Seventh to Eighth
Water mains were ordered laid as follows:
In Broadway from Monroe to Jefferson
street; in Broadway from Third to Main
streets; in Harmon place from Eleventh to
Sixteenth streets.
1 Streets were ordered paved as follows.
Second avenue south from Washington
avenue to Thirteenth streets, with cedar
blocks; Seventh street from Second avenue
south to Seventh avenue south, with cedar
blocks; First street from First to Third ave
nues north, with granite blocks.
were ordered put in as follows: Both sides
of Third avenue north, from First to Third
streets: on both sides of Fifth street, from
Hennepin avenue to First avenue north; on
liotii eiues of Second avenue south, from
Washington avenue to Thirteenth street; on
both sides of NieoUet avenue, from Eighth to
Twelfth streets; on both sides of Seventh
fatrcL-t, lroin Seventh to Second avenues south.
At this junction Aid. Hasuow called up
the amendment to the hack ordinance for
its final passage. The purpose of the change
made in the amendment is to give backs
privilege of standing at the Fifth street side
of the West hotel. The ordinance was given
its final reading and passed without opposi
The city engineer was authorized to adver
tise for proposals for building a sewer on
Third avenue south from Seventh to Eighth
The city engineer submitted a large list of
estimates upon the costs upon which to base
assessments for the 6treet improvements to
be made by the city, which were read and
placed on file. The engineer also reported a
large number of property owners who had
failed to respond to the order to lay side
walks, and the city will consequently pro
ceed to lay the walks in question and assess
the cost against the property in front of
which thi- walks are so laid.
The police appointees, whose names have
been laying on the table lor some time, were
The plat of J. W. Anderson's addition to
the city was adopted.
The sum of §257 was appropriated to the
sisterhood of Bethany, being one third of the
receipts from tines from houses of ill-fame.
An ordinance was introduced at the in
stance of J. B. Bassett, and Jas. McMillan,
authorizing the Minneapolis Elevated Rail
ron.l company to connect and operate a rail
road on Cedar street and alleys in the city of
Minneapolis, to a point on Nieollet island,
below the suspension bridge. He reserved
the right to place the fare at sc.
Diittrict Court.
10355 — Mary Hanson vs. Chas. Allen; suit
on « promissery note for $100.
19356— J. S. Gillett vs. Chas. Prischell, et
al., proprietors of the Minneapolis Sash and
Door factory; 6uit on a contract for material
iy:}ol--Erstgaar.i & Dahl vs. F. F. Han
lan and Anthony Kell; suit on contract for
material ar d labor.
J'robate Court.
[Before Judtre Ueland."!
Mary E. Castor, petition for settlement and
distribution liled; hearing October 0.
Municipal Court.
■';'*, [Before Judge Bailey. |
Mike O'Brien, drunkenness; sentence sus
Harry Brown, drunkenness; dismissed.
C. F. Wilkins, assault and battery upon
N. Webster; paid a fine in $21.66.
' J. R. Johnson and Nellie Johnson, disor
derly conduct; defendants discharged.
liuildlmj l'ertnlt*.
Building Inspector Pardee yesterJay issued
building permits as follows:
Rev. M. Martin, two-story nine room
wooden dwelling, west side Lyndale avenue,
between Thirty-seventh and Thirty-eighth
streets, cost, $1,500.
James E. Merrilt, one and one-half story
barn and wooden dwelling, west side, Sixth
avenue, between Twenty-second and Twen
ty third streets, cost. $000.
Charles L. Mayhem, two-story, nine room
.wooden dwelling,and one and one-half story
wooden barn, Benlon avenue, betwetn
Twenty sixth and Twenty-seventh streets,
cost, $2,200.
John S. J. Bean, two-story ten room
wooden dwelling, east side Stevens avenue,
between Thirty firstandThirty-second streets,
cost, *2,000.
H. Burse, alteration wooden dwelling, 713
Bradford avenue, cost, $150.
W. P. Hemenway, two-story carpenter
shop, east side Quincy, between Nineteenth
and Twentieth avenues northeast, cost, $600.
Tired of Life.
Yesterday a painter named B. Jessen,
boarding at the house of Mrs. H. Lane, 419
Sixth aveuue south, did not get up as usual,
but remained in bed all day. Nothing was
thought of the occurrence until 7 o'clock in
the evening, when an acquaintance named
Ford called and said Jessen had threatened
to take poison the day before. A ladder was
procured and the room entered, when the
man was found in unconscious condition
nnder the influence of morphine. A physi
cian was summoned and administered an
antidote. The amount of the drug taken
was not sufficient to produce death, and at
11 o'clock the would-be suicide was resting
easy. Jessen is a painter, about thirty-five
years old, and has been employed lately at
the real estate office of S. C. Gale & Co., but
! during the last week has been out of work.
| Despondency was the cause, and Jessen ex
presses regret that he failed in his attempt.
A Watch Thief in Custody.
A short time ago it will be remembered
that a valuable gold watch was pinched at the
i residence No. 1,707, Linden avenue. The
j case was placed in Detective Qulnlin's
I bands to trace out. Yesterday he not only
recovered the . property, but corralled the
thief, who proves to be Alexander McDon
! ald. The watch was found in a St. Paul
j pawn shop, upon which McDonald had se
cured a loan of $11. In McDonald's pock
ets were discovered three bogus bank checks
I drawn upon the Security bank in favor of
■ himself and purporting to be signed by A.
Bethune. The checks were for $48, $38 and
$23 respectively McDonald will be ar
ranged in the municipal court till morn
ing. -
Chns. W. West Very 111.
'Col. John S. West last night received a
telegram from Cincinnati, to the effect that
his uncle, Chas. W. West, is expected to live
but a few hours. Mr. West has endeared
himself to our citizens by building and fur
nishing the magnificent West hotel and
other acts of generosity towards ' Minneapo
lis, and his death will be learned with genu
■ me sorrow. Although seventy-five years old
he is robust and hearty, so that his sickness
must be in the nature of a: sudden attack,
j although no particulars could be learned last
! evening. Col. West leaves for Cincinnati
i this morainz.
In The Stock Market, Strength
ened by Northwestern Gains
in Earnings.
The Corn Deal at Chicago Growing
Weak Over the Coming 1 of the
New Crop.
The Wheat Market Dull and Bears Predicting
Still Lower Prices For the Winter
Provisions Steady With Moderate Seals
Ami the Itlarkct all Kound. Very
[Special Telegram to the Globe. 1
Chicago, Sept. 10.— The markets devol
oped considerable activity to-day in tho way
1 of speculative trading and the course of wheat
was somewhat of a surprise even to the bulls
on the mornlug]ses*iou and to the bears in the
afternoon. In the morning prices went up
j£e in spite of liberal receipts and cables
which reported foreign markets "very heavy,
slow, dull and neglected.," In the after
noon with no further reason than still worse
cables there was a drop of lc from the clos
ing figures at 1 o'clock and the market was
abandoned to the trade of scalpers. Corn
continuas week and feverish with quite a
sharp decline while provisions were active
and ranged generally higher with tho excep
tion of pork, which was, however, merely
nominal. Closing quotations of October
options wore as follows: Wheat 76Xc a
drop off of 2^c, from last sales yesterday ;
corn 53c, a decline of %c;
oats 25^c, unchanged; pork $15.50,
a decline of 50c; lard $7.27>£, and . ad
vance of 17^c and ribs, $9.65, an advance
of sc.
Wheat ruled weak early, opening }£@X C
below last sales yesterday, and selling off for
the first hour or so J-£c. The increased ship
ments to the wheat districts indicated a freer
movement of the crop to market at an early
day. Special crop reports from India justi
fied the expectations of even bigger crops
than early estimates, and foreign markets
were flat. But it soon became apparent that
the market was largely oversold, and the ap
pearance of a few heavy buyers, who gener
ally work on the long side, was the signal for
the bears to cover, and the temporary open
ing weakness wasrecovered, the offerings not
being equal to the demand, which rapidly
increased as the day advanced — the shorts
showing unusual anxiety to cover their con
tracts, thus forcing prices up to a close
on the morning board of [email protected]^c over the
bottom prices of the day, But on the after
noon board all this was changed, and wheat
began breaking from the first sales and
didn't stop until it was a full cent below the
morning's close. In the morning session
the leading buyers were Baker, Geo. C
Walker, and Poole & Sherman. What few
outside orders there were were mainly to sell
at a point a fraction above that reached by
the market, and in consequence were not
executed. October opened at 773-+ C, sold
down to 76% c, and then immediately started
upon the free buying noted, and after rapid
fluctuations sold up to 76,% c, at about which
poiut it closed on the morning board. But
from this point it rapidly declined when op
erations were resumed after lunch, and
closed finally at 76J^c. November opened
at 79c, sold at 75}4(w79% on the morning
board, closing at 79% c, and then dropped to
78% cm the afternoon.
Private cables say we need not look for
any improvement in the foreign demand for
the next 60 days, as English and French
farmers are marketing their crops freely at
the low prices and wheat is now in fine mill
ing condition, being earlier in this respect
than was ever known before. The idea that
our farmers will not sell freely at present
low prices is being rapidly exploded, as the
stuff continues to come in, and one broker
remarked to-day that the lower it goes the
faster they will sell.
A.M.Wright said to-day: "Despite the
liberal buying, I see nothing on which to
base the opinion that a healthy reaction can
occur until an outlet is found for the spring
wheat which is now accumulating here, and
I feel conservative about advising short sales
unless made on the upward bulges."
J. W. Rurasey observed this afternoon:
"J believe the bottom has been reached and
look for better foreign markets and liberal
business so soon as the world at large real
izes that our amateur statisticians have over
estimated our crop. These latter are the fel
lows who cause the depressed cables by mak
ing Europe believe that our grain is to be
given away, but some day they may have a
rush of brains to the head, which would make
them realize that it is much easier to raise a
crop with pencil and paper than to cover
'shorts' when no wheat is for sale."
To-day was a continuation of yesterday in
the corn pit, so far as fevcrishuess
and a feeling of weakness are con
cerned, and, notwithstanding the heavy
shrinkage in receipts as compared with that
of the two pre\ious days, coupled with free
withdrawals from store and further addi
tional contracts to ship immediately, the
pressure to realize was more urgent and tho
feeling throughout, the day was nervous and
weak, the anxiety of the timid holders being
increased by the continued hot weather,
which is maturing the crop with almost un
precedented rapidity. Trading was largely
in v scalping way, and though fluctuations
were rapid they were within narrow limits.
There are, however, reasons for thinking
that there is still a large short interest, and
that those who so successfully started th*
squeeze last week have not yet gone out of
the. deal. Withdrawals from store aggrega
ted 232,000 bushels and contracts were made
for the shipment of 24.5000 bushels. There
was a fair shipping demand for all grades
and offerings for prompt delivery, though
the reduced stock here and its wide distribu
tion among the elevators renders the work
of making up large cargoes tedious and at
times vexatious — vessels frequently being
obliged to go to several houses to get a load
of No. 2. At the opening the market was
easier and prices declined %Qi%c for the
near futures, but rallied l«ter, and under a
good demand with free buying by Kent,
Eldredge, Milmine <fe Bodman and others,
prices improved >^c, but fell off later with
numerous fluctuations of J^c. October
opened at 53}^. sold at 5 4c and closed at 53c.
November sold at 45}£@16c and closed at
the inside figure.
Said Frank Kennett: "The best local
operators are selling May and year options
freely. Even the near options are very
weak and bold operators may get large profits
selling them, but there is still danger of
G. 8. Everingham says: "Many who have
had faith in the near futures are now of the
opinion that most of the large holders have
sold out, and that the September and October
options have sold higher than they will sell
again. Whether this view be correct or not,
it is dangerous to hold the near futures of
corn any longer. The weather has been so
favorable that the new crop is maturing very
rapidly, and is now practically beyond dan
ger. Some receiving houses have made
sales to-day of new No, 2 corn to be deliv
ered this month, and while these sales may
be premature, I believe that there will be
considerable new corn received here in
October that will grade No. 2. I would rather
buy the new crop options at the large dis
counts prevailing than to attempt to bull
high priced property with an immense crop
so near at hand, simply on an expectation
that manipulation will advance prices."
Oats were dull and depressed with no buy
ers for quite liberal offerings. September
ranged at 24%@25c and closed at 24% c.
October ranged at ■ 25>£@25%c, closing at
the inside figure.
Provisions again exhibited considerable
life, with lard a* the center of attraction,
though in short ribs there was a noticeable
increase in the volume of trading. The
day's transaction in all the leading lines
made quite a fair aggregate, while prices in
the whole were stronger. Pork was . merely
nominal, what trading there was, being
contned to the long futures. October closed
at $15.50, a decline of 50c, and year at
$11.50, an advance of 30c. In the lard
market a stronger feeling prevailed than for
the two preceding days and prices recovered
somewhat from the recent depression, clos
ing 17>£c higher for October 17.1734 and 15c
higher for November at 17.28^. Ribs were
stronger and closed unchanged foi Septem
ber at $9.70 and 5e higher for October at
Among the fresh arrival of cattle were
140 cars of territorial and 100 Texas rangers.
Receipts moderate ; demand fair and price?
unchanged, as compared with yesterday.
Stockers and feeders, scarce, in fair demand
and selling at high liirurcs. The quality of
range cattle was considerably below that of
yesterday, and not up to the average of the
week. The best 6o!id corn -fed natives sold
at $6.6oy;7;;stocker3, [email protected]; feeder?,
[email protected]; stock calves, sSS.SO to $18 per
head. Ran^e cattle may be quoted at $:i.'35
@4.50 for Texans; [email protected] for Wyom
ings, Colorados and Montanae. Rung-.
tailings, Including cows and bulls, $3.25(a
There was another sharp down turn in
prices in the hog market, and a dull market
from first to last. In the past eight days the
best heavy have declined 80c to 81 per hun
dred pounds, and the best light 75e to SOo
per hundred pounds; to-day all sorts were
10c to 15c lower. Sales to-day at a range
of $4.50(u)6.10 for packers and shippers; the
bulk at $5.50(«)5.80, while light sold at
[email protected] mainly at $5.70(ia5.50, and the
outlook is for lower prices yet.
[Special Telegram to the Globe. 1
Chicago, Sept 10. — To-day's assessed
bank clearings were $0,4-47,000. There was
little or no call for New York exi-bange, with
the market about par. Sixty day document
ary sterling was easy at $4.51((4;4.51}-4', with
the business in foreign bills exceedingly
quiet. Money is in good supply at 5(^.7 per
cent, on call and time, the buik oi loans
going out at outside figures.
[Special Telegram to the Globo. I
Milwaukee, Sept. 10. — Wheat closes
heavy, a half cent lower than yesterday.
Some lanre covering of short wheat put the
market up a little this morning, but the later
feeling was very weak all around and the in
dications indicating still lower prices. Corn
acts as if the bulge was O7er for the present,
but we do not advise trading in it for
September or October. On the one hand it
is liable to manipulation, and the other the
price is very high. We quote wheat closing,
October 76^, November 78J^c.
Wall & Bigelow.
| Special Telegram to the Globe.]
New Youk, Sept. 10. — Stocks were a trifle
irregular at the opening. Some good buy
ing of the Grangers, Pacific Mail and Tele
graph set in later, which resulted in more
activity and better prices. Northwestern ad
vanced above par and showed much
strength. The unfavorable rumors circu
lated of late regarding it seem to have ac
complished little. Investors appear willing
to take hold of it on all declines. It is the
case also with St. Paul, as its friends feel
quite secure as regards the coming dividend.
Oregon Railway was the weakest feature,
selling at 75 as against 81 yesterday. The
market remained quite firm during the
morning, though the volume of business was
light. When the earnings of the Northwest
ern for the first week in September made
their appeararce, showing a falling off of
$35,000, the stock weakened a little. St.
Paul decreased $20,000. Omaha showed an
increase of $6,000 and was firm. Northern
Pacific, for the same period, increased
$59,000. The movement of wheat along the
line is now quite an item. The dealings at
the last were without feature and the market
closed dull. Missouri Pacific acted in an er
ratic manner, selling down from 93 to 91%.
With this exception stocks generally show
slight improvements for the day.
A Forj/cr Xabbed.
J. W. Nowlin was placed in limbo last
night by Detective Quinlan, for forgery.
The detective found his victim eating his
supper with his wife in a fashionable board
ing house at the corner of Fourth avenue
south and Sixth streets. Nowlin freely con
fessed his euilt, and seemed snrprised he
was found out so soon. His crime was
drawing a check on the Security bank for
$24 in favor of himself, and to this he forged
the name of E. M. Whiteomb. He had no
trouble in getting the paper cashed at
Moore's boot and shoe store ou North Wash
ington avenue.
Investigating the Morey Letter.
New York, Sept. 10.— Henry H. Badly,
of Morey letter fame, was examined in the
superior court special term in the supple
mentary proceedings in the suit brought by
Frank H. Marsh, in which a judgment was
recovered some time ago on a note for $930.
The object of the examination was to lind
out whether the Democratic national com
mittee OW9 Hadly anything and secure the
amount of judgment. Hadly said he would
no doubt spend anything necessary in con
nection with the investigation of the authen
ticity of the Morey letter. He could not re
member distinctly, but from a receipt which
had been published from Win. H. Price for
$300, he thought was authorized and he be
lieved he was authorized by Dickenson sten
ographer of the committee. The details were
not clearly impressed on his memory.
"Ask me at once," he said, "whether I
wrote the letter' so I can go to dinner. You
dare not do it."
Continuing be said he might have received
a letter of introduction, but he never received
one from Barnum. On being shown tin
letter of October 30, 1878, purporting to be
from Barnum, he said the letter was in Dick
inson's handwring. He did not believe the
letter was authorized by Barnum. He
thought he had no conversation with nor In
structions from Barnum before he went to
Cumberland, .Maryland. He had an Inter
view with Barnum, however, before going to
Massachusetts. He was uncertain whether
he had a lecal claim acainst the committee,
but beliaved he had an equitable claim. He
put no price on his services, but would ac
cept a thousand dollars. Legally he sup
posed he had been paid in full for the serv
ices in connection with the investigation of
the Morey letters, as he made no contract
with the committee.
Ex-United States W.H. Barnum, chairman
Democratic national committee, was ex
amined. He said, about two weeks before
opening the Democratic headquarters, in
1880, Hadley, who bad been previously Intro
duced to him, came to him for money to
start a Republican Hancock club. Hadley
w»3 told he might be spared $500. After the
publication of the Morey letter word came
from New Hampshire that Morey could be
found out about Lynn. Mass. Hadley said
he would go for his expenses only. He was
given $200 or $250 for expenses before
going. The committee were after
ward informed that Hadley had
gotten into 6ome trouble and the committee
gave him $1,000 as a simple donation. This
must have been before Hadley wrote his let
ter asking for pay for his services. The wit
ness had no recollection of promising Hadley
anything for his services and said it had not
been a subject of conversation among mem
bere of the committee that Hadley had a
claim for compensation. Barnum, in reply
to a question, said taut tiie circumstance
connected with the Morey letter made a firm
impression on his mind, but Hadley's name
was not strongly Identified with them.
Nominations Made.
The following congressional nominations
were made yesterday :
Twentieth Ohio— David R. Paige.
Fifteenth Illinois— Gen. John C. Black.
Seventh Missouri — Win. Norville.
Eighth Massachusetts— Chas. H. Allen.
Tenth Massachusetts— W. Rice.
Seventh Massachusetts — Col. E. F. Stone.
First Connecticut — John R- Buck.
Twenty-seventh Now York — S E Payne.
Sixth New York— ll. Feblbach.
Tenth Illinois— Thos. B. Needles.
The Democrats of New Hampshire nomi
nated John M. Hill for governor.
Eighth Tennessee, J. W. Taylor.
Second New Hampshire, John S. George.
Fifth Kansas, A. A. Carnshan.
Third lowa, John J. LineLan.
Fifth Tennessee, Jus. A. Warier. \
Second New Jersey, Judge James Buch
anan. ' *
Sixth New Jersey, Herman Lelback.
First New Hampshire, Martin A. Hyces.
Sixth Massachusetts; Henry Lodge.
Second lowa, W. T. Shaw."
The City hotel at Elmsworth, Me., owned
by Mrs. Penlope, was burned Yesterday. Loss,
312,000; insured for §3,000."
Minneapolis Mvcniseineiils.
THURSDAY. Sept. 11, Last Sight but Two, of
Grend School Children's Matinee
And last Matinee of Uncle Tom's Cabin.
Children under IS jean, 10 cents. Adults all
parts of the house, 25 cents.
219.231,2-4 First Are. South.
W.W. BROWN Manager
JAMES WllKi^LL;:.. .Business & SUgO Manager
Miss Georgia Eaine, Frank Laraonduc, Miss
Deline Pence, .Mis? Lottie Dyeneonrt, Hiss Josie
Mortelle, Miss Nellie Dole, jliss Celia If red, Sam
Yager, Eva Ross, Lottie Laviere, the four
Emeralds, Magee, Russell, Sellon and Burns,
Frank Bartine, and the Regular Stock Company.
Matinees Thursday and Saturday afternoon at
2:3oo'dock. " ';.,
■ - FISH, ETC.
Wholesale Dealers in
Northwestern Agents for the Mammoth Celery.
214 & 216 First Avenue SOUTH, Minneapolis
100 WasMngton AYB. Sou li,
(Under Northwestern National Bank.)
Real Estate,
. {^"Tickets gold to and from all Foreign ports,
also drafts on all the principal cities of Europe.
Lands for sale or exchange in Wisconsin, Min
neeeta and Dakota. 155-3 m
37 Third SL S,, Minneapolis, Mini
Treat all Chronic, Nervous Diseases of
Men and W«iuen.
Ib well known as the founder of the Montrea
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his entire attention for the past twenty years to
the treatment of chronic and special diseases in
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ment, the suffering are fully restored to original
health. lie would call the attention of the
afflicted to the fact of his longstanding and
well-earned reputation, as a sufficient assurance
of his skill and success. Thousands who have
been under his treatment have felt and expressed
emotions of gratitude welling up from hearts
touched for the first time by the silken chord
that whispers of returning health.
Those suffering from Catarrh or Bronchitis,
can be assured of a perfect cure by his new
method of treatment.
DR. SPINNEY can detect the slightest dis
ease of the Chest, Lungs <Jr any internal organ,
and guarantees a cure in every case be under
It matters not what your troubles may bo,
come and let the Doctor examine your case. If
will tell you that; for he wiil not undertake
a case unless he is confident of affecting a cure.
It will cost you nothing for consultation ; so please
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Who may be suffering from nervous debility
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Dr. SPINNEY will Guarantee to Forfeit
Five Hundred Dollars for every case of weak
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may read this notice, that you are treading on
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You may be in the first stage remember that
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ing on the last, and arc suffering some or all of
its ill effects, remember that if you obstinately
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when the most skillful physician can render you
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closed against you ; when no angel of mercy can
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beneficial results of his treatment before your
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There are many at. the€ge from thirty to sixty
who are troubled with frequent evacuations of
the bladder, often accompanied by a slight
smarting or burning sensation and Weakening
the system in a manner the patient caunot ac
count for. On examining the urinary deposits
& ropy sediment will of tea be found, and - some
times small particles of albumen will appear, pr
the color will be of a thin, or milkish hue, again
changing to a dark and torpid appearance.
There are many men who die of this difficulty,
ignorant of the cause, which is the second stage
of weakness of vital organs. Dr. S. will guarantee
' a perfect cure in all such cases, and a healthy
restoration of these organs.
Only one interview required in the majority of
cases. Balance of treat. can .be taken at
home without any interruption to business.
All letters or comin animations strictly confi
dential. Medicines packed so as not to - excite
curiosity, and sent by express, if full description
of case is given, but a personal interview in ail
cases preferred.
Office Hocks 9 to 12 a. m., I to 5 and 7 to?
p. m. Sunday, 9tolo a. m. only. Consultation
free. .■Vr'' ■./":'
V;\J DRUGS. - -
Mm ""Zr-—
Will Cum
An kinds hard or soft cores, callouses and trantoi
causing no pain or soreness; dries instantly; will ai
soli anything, and never laiu to effect a cure. Price
25c; by mail, - SOc The genuine put up in yellow
■ wrappers and manufactured only by Jew. R. UoiOln, .
druggist and dealers in all kinds of Patent Medlc'ae*,
Boots, Herbs, Liquors, Paints, Oils. ' Vavuisue*
Bruahes. etc Minneapolis iliun. .
County Auditor's Office, )
Ramsey County, Mixn-., V
-.;; ■ St. Paul, August 22d, 1884. )
Notice is hereby given and advertisement
hereby made, for proposals, or bids for all thai;
part of the work and of the material for the
"Bailing and Cosstraetion
Located on Court House Square, (the lame being
block twenty (20) of Saint Paul Proper,) in the
city of Saint Paul, Ramsey county, .Minnesota,
cereintfter stated, that la to pay : all the work
and all the materials for the excavation; masonry
and iron work, in the building, erection and con
struction of said City Hall dud Court House,
Up To and Including the Wa
ter fable,
According to the plans and specifications on file
in the office of E. i , .Eassford, Architect, at
Room 28, in Gflfillan Hock, at the corner of
Fourth and Jackson streets, in said city of Saint
Paul, and all of said Work to be
On, or before the
Ist day of September O. 1885.
Such proposals or bids will be received at the
Ot'-i •'• of the County Auditor, for said Rainsej
county, in aid city of Saint Paul, until
4 O'Ciock, P.M.,
ilOiuul % 1 1 1884.
Ail bids to be addressed to the Chairman of the
Court House and City Doll (Special Commission
The right is hereby reserved to reject all bids
of incompetent or irresponsible persona, and all
such bids as may be unreasonable.
No bid will be received or considered unless
accompanied by the bond of the bidder, or bid
ders with satisfactory sureties in the penal sum
of ten thousand ($10,000) dollars, conditioned,
that if tilt- bid shall be accepted and the contract
awarded to the bidder or bidders, he, or they,
will enter into and execute such contract; or by
a deposit with the commissioners of a check for
th,.- cum of live thousand ($5,000) dollars on some
bank in the city of Saiut Paul, duly certiiied as
security in lieu of such bond.
No bid will be accepted unless the bidder or
bidders will enter into such bond and give such
security for the performance of his or their con
tract, as may be required by the Commissioners,
and approved by a three-fourths vote of tho
County Commissioners and Common Council of
the city of Saint Paul, of the members elect (a
joint session.
By order of the Court Ilouse and City Hall
Special Commissioners,
235td County Auditor.
Grading Temperance Street
Office op the Board or Public Works. }
City of St. Paul. Minn., Sept. 1, 1881. f
Sealed bids will he received by the Board ot
Public Works in and for the corporation of the
city of St. Paul, Minnesota, at their office in said
city until 12 in. on the 15th day of September, A.
1). ISS4, for the grading of Temperance street,
from Tenth (loth) street to Thirteenth (Kith)
street, in said city, according to plans and specifi
cations on nic in the office of said Board.
A bond with at least two (2) sureties, in a sum
of at least twenty (SO) per cent.' of the gross
amount bid, must accompany each bid.
The said Board reserves the right to reject any
or all bids.
JOHN F. lIOYT, President pro tern.
B. L. Gorman, Clerk Board of Public Works.
Matt MMmn Co.,
Steam Ermines,
buw Mill* and
Mill Machinery,
Iron <P Brass Castings
EnmlreLßflge Mantato Stone,
The Best Bails! Stone,
Ik Best Bricp Stone.
Tee Best mitts Stone in tie West !
Will stand 7,000 lbs. pressure to the sq.. inch.
in Paints, Oils, etc.
We ship Carbon oil and Gasoline from the
following stations: Winnebago City, Tracy,
Minn. ; Watertown, Volga, 1). T.
We solicit the trade of dealers only. 245tt
Mantato Llnseefl Oil
Lin^d Oil and Cake by the Old Process.
Constantly on Hand.
IJialifst Pi ices Paid for Flax Sefd.
TapVonn ctrppf hot Trnnt anil Qpcnr.ii
Jali&UU oil cclj LJdl. liulil dim ocbUiill,
Real Estate, Loan & insurance Broker
Oflict: under Citizens' National Bault
Manufacturer of Red and Cream Brick, and dealei
n all kinds of Mankato atone. quarry uua Work J
| Sort Front street.

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