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HAD A QUEER LOOK.
JUDGE OTIS HEARS A CASE THAT
"": HAS A SUSPICIOUS
SIDE.
TOO MANY NOTES SECURED
TOO MANY NOTES SECURED
BY THE SAME MORTGAGE, ACCORD
BY THE SAME MORTGAGE, ACCORD-
ING TO THE TESTIMONY THAT
WAS GIVEN. y '.*>;
THE COURT STRONGLY INTIMATES
That Somebody Might Be Made the
Subject of au Investiga
tion.
Judge Otis heard a case yesterday
that had a suspicious look, so much so
that in directing findings the court
strongly intimated that somebody
might very justly be made the subject
of an investigation. The case was the
suit of the First National Bank of
Hastings against Ezra F. Lambert,
Lambert Brothers, Frank and May
Brackett, the Second National Bank of
St. Paul et al. From the evidence
brought out in court, it appears that
something like a year ago the Brack
etts gave Ezra Lambert notes for
$5,300, secured by two mortgages.
Lambert assigned them to the First
National Bank of Hastings, as col
lateral for a loan of a like amount, ne
gotiated for him by a man named
Foulke, who acted as his agent. Later
on, according to the testimony given
yesterday, he went to Brackett and
told him the $3,000 note was irregular
in some respect and had him sign two
new notes for $1,500 each. On the back
of these notes Lambert wrote an en
dorsement to the effect that they were
secured by the same mortgage that
was back of the note of like denomina
tion already in the hands of the Has
tings bank. He then took them to the
Second National Bank of St. Paul and
put them up as collateral for another
loan.
The notes held by the Hastings bank
were not paid and foreclosure proceed
ings were begun. The Second National
bank stepped in, claiming that it was
the holder of the note secured by one
of these mortgages, and the result was
that the Second National bank was
made one of the defendants to the suit
for the purpose of having settled in
court at the same time all the ques
tions involved.
In the hearing yesterday, the Brack
etts claimed that they had no knowl
edge of the purpose of Lambert in
having the two second notes signed.
Lambert's testimony was rather frag
mentary,
Judge Otis ordered findings in favor
of the Hastings bank, with a provision
that whatever surplus might remain
from the sale of the property after
paying the two first notes should be
applied toward the payment of those
held by the Second National bank. He
also intimated that a criminal proceed
ing against somebody might be in
order.
POLICE COURT MELANGE..
Judge Orr»s Dally Batch of Minor
Offender*.
Max English, a colored waiter employ-
Max English.a colored waiter-employ
ed at the Ryan hotel, was arraigned in
the municipal court yesterday on the
charge of assault and battery. The
complainant was Annie English, the
defendant's wife. Mrs. English testi
fied that her husband had struck her
in the face with his fist with sufficient
force as to render her insensible. The
assault took place Wednesday evening
at 610 Robert street, where the couple
reside. English admitted striking his
wife, but claimed she had called him
hard names. Judge Orr fined English
$50.
Sam Burnet and William Ridout, .the
two colored men arrested by Officer
Murnane last Saturday, on the charge
of keeping a disorderly house on Rob
ert street, were discharged, on the mo
tion of the city attorney, with the un
derstanding that the objectionable
place should be closed. It was alleged
that gambling took place in the men's
rooms.
Archie Peterson, the negro arrested
Wednesday on complaint of his white
wife, who charged him with assault
and battery, was granted a continuance
until today.'
Christopher Rieger, R. Katz, F. O.
Andrews, E. Erickson, H. Quinn, Otto
Carlson, J. Rasiner and A. Lesarsby,
butchers, doing business in different
parts of the city, were charged by Li
cense Inspector Jessrang with having
failed to procure licenses. Each of the
defendants complied with the law yes
terday, and were discharged upon mo
tion of the city attorney. With the
exception of Carlson, Lesarsby and
Rasiner, each also paid $3 costs. The
latter claimed they had not been noti
fied according to law that theeir
licenses had expired.
Emil Constans, the proprietor of the
Globe hotel, was arraigned on the
charge of larceny, preferred by a Chip-'
pewa Indian named White Bear. The
Indian claimed Constans had charged
him an exorbitant price for a night's
lodging, and upon his refusal to pay,
had kept his baggage. Judge Orr de
cided the hotelkeeper's rates were rea
sonable and the detention justifiable.
. The charge of assault and battery
agaist Patrick Quinn was dismissed,.
the complaining witness, Mrs. Kleiner,
refusing to prosecute.
DISTRICT COURT.
Summary of Complalnta Piled and
- - - Cases on Trial.
New Cases—
64,790 — McDonald & Barnard vs. August
Berfeldt; action to recover $58 alleged to be
due for services rendered.
64,791 — Leonard W. French, as receiver of
Kaufman & Yezner, vs. John Doe; action
to recover $100 for two boxes of goods, the
possession of which is claimed to be unlaw
fully retained.
Orders and Decisions
49,714— 1n matter of assignment of Thomas
B. Arnold; order discharging Henry B.
Wenzell as assignee. Kelly, J.
i William F. Graves vs. G. W. Mer
rill, et al. ; judgment in favor of plaintiff for
$2,397.02. Brill, J.
50,176— 1n matter of receivership of James
Awarded
Highest Honors— World's Fair,
•DR;
T CREAM
■^ CHIS AM
BAKING
POWDER
MOST PERFECT MADE.
. ' MOST PERFECT. MADE.
A pure Grape Cream of Tartar Powder. Free
» A pure Grape Cream of .Tartar. Powder. * Free
from Ammonia, Alum or any other adulterant,
' 40 YEARS THE STANDARD. y.yy
M. Davis; -orffer HWirharging JTenfy B. Wen
zell as receiver. Kelly, J,
August A, , Ekman vs. Fred J. Roe-
mer et al. ; order granting a new trial.
Kerr, J. - V*-*
- the Judges. y . '7.'&t
• 46,634 -i»tMfthafer,F~**Swee,fiey vs. David
Swank ; -passed.- •-*- y- '-■
63,760— Fred** Sc]s¥oed?r Vs. St.' Paul & Du
luth road; action to recover $300 for. two
horses killed; on trial. Willis, J.
64,744— De1l McCormick et al. vs. Mrs. Vir
ginia Ellis; verdict for plaintiff. Brill, J. .
64,252— Mary Clcary vs. Owen King and
George W. Smith; action to recover $1,000
damages for alleged unlawful ejectment; on
trial. Brill, J. .-
64,589— Frank Zwlj-n vs. the Omaha and
Milwaukee roads; action to recover $15,000
damages for personal injuries; on trial.
Egan. J. ; v"
64,375— Ad01ph M. Drefahl vs. City Railway;
Jury out. Kelly, J. * '
61,120— Amelia Moratzey vs. Dr. Carl Wirth;
, dismissed. Egan, J.
63,931— Cunningham. & Haas, vs. Chicago &
Northwestern road; verdict for defendant.
Brill, J. ,x ..,/. ......
64,131— Kraus vs. Mary Kraus; action
for divorce; submitted. Kerr, J.
62,015— Alice L. Stevens vs. James H. Mah
ler et al. ; submitted. Kerr, J.
60,564— First National Bank of Hastings vs.
Ezra Lambert et al. ; judgment ordered for
plaintiff. Otis, J.
64.420— Lucy.. E.„80ju.*:1-.„\Sis,j:r*€derick C.
Bourk; decree of divorce ordered for plain
til".'. Kerr. J.
63.S70— George L. Bock vs. Charlotte Bock;
action for divorce; submitted. Kerr, J.
Cases Set for Today—
Jury Calendar— Nos. 86, 87, S3, 79, 11, 80,
152.
Court Calendar— Nos. 98, 100, 107, 9.
SEIZED THE BOX.
Deputy Sheriff .Captures Part of a
Dry Goods Cargo.
A box of goods marked "P. Mash,
Minneapolis," was seized at the Milwau
kee freight house by Deputy Sheriff
Goss yesterday, on writ of v replevin,
sworn out by L. W. French, receiver
for Kaufman & Yezner, the Ely mer-
chants who were under indictment up
to a short time ago on a charge of
grand larceny, on the ground that they
had been securing goods from St. Paul
merchants on false pretenses. It is
claimed the box seized yesterday con-
tains some of the goods that had been
purchased, but just where it came from
Deputy Sheriff Goss did not seem to
know, or at least, if he did, he did not
feel like telling. He said that St. Au
bin & Dion had carted the box to the
freight house yesterday morning, but
no one appeared with a shipping bill.
presumably because it was discovered
that the officers were onto the move-
ments that were being made. Had the
box been shipped, it would have been
followed up in hopes of- getting track
of some more of the goods that, it is
claimed, have gone the same way.
The day before two boxes of 'the
goods were found at 450 Charles street.
T. G. Helle, the owner of the.-building,
was ignorant of the contents of the
boxes or anything in connection with
them, further than that they had been
left there by his permission by another
person. This other person, it is claim-
ed is a relative of the Ely merchants.
The two boxes have 'been -taken on a
writ of replevin sworn out by Mr.
French. -- -*-••"**
Track Was Not Fenced.
Judge Willis and a jury are hearing the suit
of Fred Schroeder to recover from the St.
Paul & Duluth road $300 damages for the loss
of two horses that were killed by a train near
Little Canada last summer. The plaintiff
claims the track was not fenced, and the
defendant answers that it could not be fenced
at that point furnish, the necessary ac-
commodations for the handling of the traffic.
It further alleges. that the horses were killed
because they had been tied to a log that was
so light they, pulled it on to the track, and,
therefore, the negligence was on the side of
the owner.
Didn't Like the Treatment.
Mary Cleajlyj£ ;'sujt to Hoover. $1,000 dam-
Mary Clearly^ .'suit to recover $1,000 dam-
ages from Owen King and George W. Smith
is on trial in Judge Brill's .court. The plain
tiff claims the defendant unlawfully ejected
her and her household goods from a building
of which King was the owner. The defense
is that she took possession of the building
without permission of the owner. The suit
has been . dismissed as to defendant Smith,
who is a policeman.
Loss of a Leg:.
Frank Zwlrn's suit to recover from»the Chi
cago, Milwaukee- & St. Paul and the Chicago,
St. Paul, Minneapolis & Omaha road $15,000
damages for the loss of a leg is on trial in
Judge Egan's court. The plaintiff's leg was
cut off by being run over, by an engine on
the levee near the foot of Jackson street.
While walking along" the street his foot caught
in a switch-bar, throwing him down on the
track. The . accident occurred in 1890, the
plaintiff being then a minor.
Heard Three Divorces.
Judge Kerr yesterday heard three divorce
Judge Kerr yesterday heard three divorce
cases. The cases of . John Kraus against Mary
Kraus and George L. Bock against Charlotte
Bock he took under consideration,, and in the
case of Lucy E. Bourk against Fred C. Bourk
he granted the plaintiff a divorce. There was
nothing of snecial interest in any of the cases,
desertion being the principal allegation in all
of them.
.. Couldn't Move the Cars.
In the suit of Cunningham & Haas to re-
cover $332 damages from the Northwestern
road for the delay of two car loads of stock
shinped to Chicago a day or so before the big
strike in 1594, the jury in Judge Brill's court
yesterday returned a verdict in favor of the
defendant by direction of the court, the de-
fendant proving that it was unable to get the
cars through by reason of the strike.
Receive Reformatory Sentences.
Carl Johnson and Axel Anderson, the two
men convicted the day before of grand lar
ceny in the first degree for holding up Chris-
tian Hagen, were yesterday sentenced by
Judge Willis to the state prison on the re-
formatory plan, y / , .. : *
-Jury Has It. "•-„'.
The suit of Ad.olph M. Drefahl against the
The suit of Adolph M. Drefahl against the
city railway company was given to the jury
In Judge Kelly's court late yesterday after-
noon, and no agreement having been reached
up to the hour of .adjournment of court, a
sealed verdict was 'ordered.
Pay $5.00 for a Hat if you want to.
But before you do, ask to see the Gor-
don, and perhaps you'll save $1.50.
NO ONE SNUBBED*"!
Gatiing: Grin Went to the Senior Bat-
"-• tery Captain. , *>y
A morning paper yesterday-devoted a
column or more to explaining how Adjt.
Gen. Muehlberg "- has M Ignored Maj.
Libbey, of the battalion of. artillery,
and snubbed the members of Battery
A, by presenting a gatiing gun received
from Washington to Battery B, of Mm
neapolis. \- - -----;—
- attention was paid to the story
by the members of either company,
and it is considered merely as an effort
to stir up strife' in the national guard.
Adjt. Lambert, of the battalion, char-
acterized the tale as a rank fake from
end to end, -without- the semblance of
foundation in fact.
"It is- made out of whole cloth," he
said, "and not one statement contained
is true, or anything but ridiculous. In
a nutshell, it is expected that two gat-
iing guns are forthcoming, and the next
one that comes will go to Battery A
in St. Paul."
It is learned that the arrival of the
gun in question was something of a
surprise, and the adjutant general
gathered, from a general-conversation
with Maj. Libbey, that the latter con-
sidered it was only deference due Capt.
Bennett, who senior captain in the
- battalion, to" send the gun to him, hence
it was done. ..Mai LiJJbex*jAdjt. Lam-
bert, Capt. Appleby and other mem-
bers of the St. battery, visited
Minneapolis last night, and after the
new piece!- had been duly Inspected,
and . the battery drilled, the visitors
were thoroughly, yet Informally enter-
tamed by the Minneapolis-guardsmen,
who agree that the story was the work
of some disgruntled outsider.
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CUT TO- THE QI'ICK FOR TUB
QUICK.
I yyrylyWick.7
Maple Leaf Ronte the Fastest.
•The Chicago' Great Western Railway (Mapli
Leaf Route) now gets the preferred passengei
• business to and. from Dcs Moines because ol
Its quick time and superior ' service. Evening
train leaves at 1:30 daily."
THE SAINT PAUI, DAILY GLOBE: '• FRIDAY MORNING, MARCH 13, 1890.
OWNERS OF REALTY
FORM AX ASSOCIATION TO PRO-
MOTE THE CITI7S REAL ES- '
TATE INTERESTS, , •
AND PROTECT IT GENERALLY
- s
AGAINS THE EVILS OF OVERTAXA^
AGAINS THE EVILS OP OVERTAXA-
TION, IMPROPER VALUATIONI
AND OTHER EVILS. ; ?iv
PROMINENT CITIZENS INTERESTED
'- * . — — '- ':.
J. C. RielinrdNon President of Uie
J. C. RlohnrdKon President of the
New "William DawKoa's ! -
Practical Address.
. ■ r. .
Half a hundred prominent real. estate
Half a hundred prominent real estate
owners met yesterday afternoon at the.
Commercial club to perfect an organi
zation for mutual protection and ben-"
efit. "William- Dawson was . chosen
chairman. The duties of secretary
were entrusted to Oscar Taylor.
Ferdinand Willius read the report of;.
his committee on organization. The
committee recommended articles of as-
sociation and by-laws for "The St.
Paul Association of Real Estate own-
ers." The general purpose of the as-
sociation was defined to be "to promote : •
the real estate interests in the city of
St. Paul, to protect those interests
against the evils of overtaxation, im-
proper valuation, and the -various other
abuses to which they are subject;
furthermore to co-operate with other" '
associations engaged in the effort to
secure honest, efficient and economical
j city and county governments, and
I further to secure as far as practicable
I a consolidation of county and city of-
fices." Any person is eligible to mem-
bership who holds in his own name
the title to any real estate in this city.
The administration of the associaton
will be vested in the usual officers and y
an executive committee of nine mem-
bers. The annual meeting will take
place on the second Monday of Jan-
vary. ' '-i-yhi
When, on motion of Josiah Fairchild,
the articles of association had been 1
unanimously adopted, Mr. Willius read
the by-laws, which were also accepted
without dissent. The by-laws pre-
scribe regular meetings on the second
Monday of January, April, July and
October; special meetings on the usual
conditions; annual membership dues of
$1; and the presence of fifteen members
to constitute a quorum. Assessments
are prohibited.
Rush P. Wheeler then proceeded to .
nominate the officers and an executive
committee, but Gen. Bishop suggested
the impropriety of conducting an elec
tion until members were duly quali
fied. Col. Newport suggested taking
names before the votes were cast, and
the chair thought that gentlemen not
intending to become members had bet-
ter rise and give their names.
At this Assemblyman Reardon arose '
and asked "if that wasn't rather arbi- ;
trary." The assemblyman didn't know
whether he would become a member.
And he had heard some one say that
the intention of the association was to
protect the property; of . members by
reducing, their assessments regardless
of the .assessments •of other" citizens.
Again, at the preliminary meeting,
some one else had said that, if the new
association was to attack the jobbers
who had been accused of making their
own assessments, then the association
should- be discouraged. Mr. Reardon's ,
mind, altogether, was filled full of
doubts. He had expected to hear-
speeches, which he hadn't heard, ex-
plaining, the object of the association
which he didn't know.
Mr. Fairchild asked, that the section
of the articles defining the object of
the association be read again. Hearing
the section a second time Mr. Reardon
thought that it "about covered the
ground," but he didn't want to be party
to any such schemes as the jobbers-
were accused of.
After a few words from the chair it
was agreed that each person intending
to become a member sign the roll then
and there and deposit his membership
fee. Despite the real estate depression
every one present, including Mr. Rear-
don, seemed blessed with a large silver
coin. The roll signed, Mr. Wheeler re-
newed his nominations, which were i
unanimously accepted, constituting J.
C. Richardson president of the new
body; Maurice Auerbach, vice presi-
dent; William C. Reed, secretary Os- '
car L. Taylor, treasurer; J. W. Bishop, -
Gardner S. Moore, J. H. Weed,- H S
Fairchild, Luther S. Cushing. 'Ed j'
Schurrneier, H. T. Drake, R. m New-
port and T. B. Scott, executive com-
mittee.
Mr Dawson, who had been requested"'
to address the meeting, then gave sev
eral practical suggestions in further-
ance of the association's objects. Mt - *
Dawson said: . -
At the present time the most important
thing is to have a fair assessment for the city.
I. believe Mr Seng is very anxious to have '
the work well done, but he has a difficult task
to perform. When I was on the state equaliza
tion board I suggested that a large map of
Minnesota, showing the average assessment "
per acre for each county, would enable one
to make more valuable comparisons than col-
umns of prepared lists. The suggestion, car-
ried out, proved so satisfactory that I called
Mr. Seng attention to the matter. He has
agreed to have prepared a similar large map
of this city which will indicate the assess-
ment for each lot in St. Paul. Property owners
can then at a single glance, satisfy them-
selves whether they are being assessed higher
than their neighbors or higher than the own-
ers of other property similar to their own.''
Not only will Mr. Seng arrange this map, but
tie will, I am convinced, aid our associationl
in all reasonable ways.
The next thing of importance, in my opin-
ion, Is the question of sidewalks. Cement
sidewalks are much the best where they can -
be afforded, but they are too expensive for
the outlying streets and the small property
holder. The day of the wooden pavement in
fat. Paul has passed away, I hope, never to- -
return. I think the wooden sidewalk should
follow the wooden pavement.
Where cement cannot be afforded I believe
we should use brick. Eighteen brick laid on
their broadsides will lay a sidewalk 1 foot
4 feet wide, 27 brick will lay a 6-foot sidewalk
1 foot, and 36 brick, an 8-foot sidewalk 1 foot.
I inquired of the board of public works to
learn the cost of a 6-foot wooden sidewalk.
They told me the average cost was 32 cents,
and, for an 8-foot sidewalk, 40 cents per run-
ning foot. From the best Information I have
been able to obtain, brick can be laid at 1
cent each, or $10 per thousand. If this is
correct, a 4-foot sidewalk can »be laid for
18 cents per running foot; a 6-foot walk for
27 cents, and an 8-foot walk for 36 cents per
' running foot. The bricks are laid in sand.
The brick sidewalk has a great many ad-
vantages over the wooden sidewalk. In the
first place* it will last probably five times as
long, and, in the second place, If you wish
to widen it, all you have to do is to add
one or two bricks to the width already
laid. :• - y: ;. *-"*.*.-.■" yy y~-- '—'" *
There is another thing we must bear in
mind, and that is the great amount of dam-.'
ages paid for broken and sprained limbs.
From the legal : department of the city I
learned that it has cost St. Paul an average
of $15,000 per annum for damages from acci- '
dents, or supposed accidents, on broken wood-
en sidewalks. Now, $15,000 a year would lay
each year over ten miles of 6-foot side-
walks. * *• j.r.i •
Then, too, I would like to direct the at
• tention of this meeting to the matter of streetl
grading. It has been a great mistake on the
part, of our j city engineering department": to
make the driveways of our streets so wide.
In New York, for instance, at Sixtieth street
and beyond,: one sees very few streets with
- wide driveways. In Italy, France, Germany,
almost everywhere on the continent, the drive-
way, is made only wide enough for .two vehi
cles to pass each other. This rule of a nar-
row roadway should, I think, apply not only;
to country roads, : but to outlying streets ' in
> cities and to-all streets. Indeed, where street
' i cars do not J run and that . are • not business
f thoroughfares. " If ; Summit avenue, for in
[ stance, had a driveway . twenty feet narrower, i
. the avenue would be fully as convenient and
even more; handsome. In general it -seems
to me that the * driveway .: ought .. not to ex-
ceed twenty -.feet, in width, which would afford
ample t space for ■ sidewalks and boulevarding.
lij Here iiv St. Paul we still experience a, degree
of business-depression, but we are no worse
off- than most other Western. cities. 7-Ai gentle-
man- Informed me recently that there are
30,000 vacant houses .Chicago. & A similar
report has come torn Omaha. The only pros-
perous city in th* .West just now Is Kansas
City. It started' on the road :to prosperity
a year or two earfller than we. did, before the
boom, and it broke down a. year or two soon-
er. "*• We have had- eight, -years -of hard tlme*^.
and we are surely eight years nearer to pros-
perity. .-,-.*.. - „ * -
It is estimated that the tax levy of 1895- *"96
will- be reduced ~in round numbers from $1,
- to $1,300,000. This sls $600,000 -or 30
per cent— very nearly one-third. . Add to this
the reductions made in the cost of municipal
lighting,. salaries of officers, etc., and we have
a reduction jof . fully one-third. This reduc
tion will relieve us I all .materially. But
eternal vigllance-tthe price of liberty— eternal
vigilance- alone will -save us from overtaxa
tion. With the - many advantages we have
here, ■ surrounded by a rich agricultural re-
gion, capable of' producing such enormous
crops as those, of* last .year, ..viewing the bril
liant 1 prospects for , renewed immigration, we
have every reason to hope. i The .future de-
pends on ourselves alone. There are waves
of depression and so ' also are , there waves
of prosperity. After one we must expect the
other.
"• . Mr. Dawson's remarks were followed
by applause. .:.r.u.u..i^,, ,„
Gen. Bishop pointed .out that the*
trouble* with -many citizens is that the
do not adhere to their own convictions.
They must know that depressions occur-
periodically and are .scarcely, willing to
admit the fact to each other.
3 "It has been well said," added Gen.
Bishop, "that we \of St. Paul should
reduce the amount which we contribute >
for other citizens towards the . state
taxes. ; "I believe we pay $75,000 more
than our share owing ..to, our property
being over-assessed. j But it Is much
better, I think, to increase our real es
tate values. This can be done, first, by
convincing ourselves -of the truth that
values are too low, . and . second, by
bringing to the city more business men
and more manufactories. It .is .a; mis-
take to complain, as many a carpenter
does, -for instance, that there are too
many carpenters here now. The arri
val" of ' strangers would stimulate busi-
ness and give work to: all. With the
150,000 or 200.000 people who will be here
next fall will come multitudes of young
men looking for a location. The G. A.
R. encampment ought to leave behind
it within a year 25,000 new citizens of
St. Paul." , — •---->• <- ■
When the applause subsided James
K. Humphrey told of the stagnation of
real estate -in Washington, D. C., and
Col. Newport said that while, three
years ago, Kansas City was much dead-
er than St. Paul has ever been, the
real" estate transfers in the Missouri
town -last year were greater than that
of the preceding three years combined.
Real estate has never been so active as
it is now in Philadelphia. Even in Chi
cago; Clark street property had recent
ly sold at prices never brought hereto-"
fore while many now vacant houses in
the Windy- City had ..been built by far-
seeing capitalists, who had . erected'
them* in --advance of the- demand, when
material and labor were to be had at
remarkably cheap rates." ' - * - ■ *--
The meeting closed with a pleasant
prophecy from the chairman of the fu-
greatness of .the combined Twin
Cities.
The association will hold its next
meeting at the call of the president.
It is requested that all property holders
interested join the association without
delay.
Stop, Thief l
Stop a small malady, which is stealing your
strength, before it. outruns. your power to ar
rest it, and recover what it took from you.
The safest and promptest recuperator, of wan
ing vitality is Hostetter's Stomach Bitters,
which renews vigor, flesh and nerve quietude
because it lestores activity to those functions
who-e interruption interferes with general
larial. rheumatic ' and kidney complaints and
health. Use the Bitters for. dyspepsia, ma
biliousness. • - -
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'" IMMIGRATION . WAVES.
IMMIGRATION WAVES.
■ ■
They Will Strike Aitkin County;
They Will Strike Aitkin County
••• - Next .Week.
Among yesterday's callers on Secre
tary P. B. Groat, of the state immigra
tion association, were Messrs. C. L.
Goodsell, of Barnum, Carleton county;
J. B. • Power, of Power, Rich-
land county, N. D., and J. C.
Pope, of Mora, Kanabec > coun
ty. Mr. Goodsell is secretary of the
immigration association for the Sixth
congressional district. He says, that
the first immigration convention for his
district, held at Duluth in January, ex-
cited general interest, and that the sec-
ond' convention, to-'4 meet at Aitkin,
March 17 and IS, will be largely at-
tended, and will doubtless be produc
tive of much benefit. ..;..,. j „..
Mr. Power is secretary of the North
Dakota 'Immigration > association. , He
reports continuous .progress in the way
of organizing counties, but admits that
Minnesota has- accomplished more so
far than has North Dakota. "
Mr. Pope says that. the sales of lands
in Kanabec county have never been
so large as at present. ><• -v»-r,y •»•> • v/
- California on «me* "Maple Leaf."
Every . Tuesday the Chicago. Great Western
Railway (Maple Leaf Route) runs a Tourist
Sleeper via the Santa Fe Route to Los Angeles
—24 hours shorter than by any other line!
Tickets at Maple Leaf Ticket Office, Robert
and Fifth streets. :yy ■■■■~-- * y-
Fast Freight
Maple Leaf
. Maple Leaf
- ~ Route I !
Care
Chicago > v
Great :
Ijjjjl v-WESTERji ]
Shippers
Knowing Shippers
route their^reijplit to and from Dubuque,
Chicago and the East, and ..Waterloo,:
Marshalltown^ Moines, St.' Joseph,
Leavenworth, i Kansas City -> and the
South west via the ... ■■..,..->.■:."
"Sl* Hit L vt"^ \FLIJ3Li 1 L*9 w***i iSs A i vit 1 3 v«k EM
Railway- (Maple Leaf. Route). and order
Railway (Maple Leaf Route) and order
their freight from the East and South
marked "Care.Chicago GREAT Western
-Railway." . Tbisinsimresits safe and quick
delivery. ,: St. Paul Freight Office, corner
-Robert and Fifth Streets, Telephone 150.
Minneapolis Freight Office, .Washington
"nd Tenth Avenues S.» Teleohone 797-2."
DIED.
DICKERMAN— In St. Paul, Minn., March 11,
DICKERMAN— In St. .-Paul;:. Minn.," March 11,
.;. 1896, at the residence of * C. E. Dlckerman,
No. 183 ! Nelson avenue,*! Mary C. O'Keefe,
j wife of, Gilbert Greene Dickerman. Funeral
services '■ at the cathedral - today at 2 o'clock
p. m. • '.-'*.*--!. ".-; *...-.,
FOR FUNERAL 3— Carriages; •• $2 and i hearse*
... $3. "Seven: Corners Livery.- Telephone call, •
Mo. 839. V ;y*.v,.>j-rv ■■*-<>>*•.'-•- ">,» i -
MUNYON'S
REMEDIES
DOCTOR YOURSELF
DOCTOR YOURSELF
A Separate Cure for Each Disease
At All Druggists, Mostly
25 Cents a Bottle.
Munyon's Improved Homoeopathic
Remedies act almost instantly, speedily
curing the most obstinate cases. Rheu
matism cured in from Ito 3 days. Dys
pepsia and all stomach troubles quickly
relieved. Catarrh positively cured.
Headache cured in 5 minutes. Nervous
diseases promptly cured. Kidney trou
bles, Piles, Neuralgia, Asthma and all
Female Complaints quickly cured. Mun-
yon's Vitalizer imparts new life and
vigor to weak and debilitated men.
Personal letters to Prof. Munyon,lsos
Arch street, Philadelphia, Pa., answer-
ed with free medical advice for any dis-
ease.
MARRIAGES, BIRTHS, DEATHS.
BIRTHS.
Mr. and Mrs. August Erickson Girl
Mr. and Mrs. N. L. Gimber Girl
Mr. and Mrs. Edward Mullaney ...Boy
Mr. and Mrs. Gottlieb Kunz Girl
Mr. and Mrs. M. Johnson Girl
Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Malmstrom ..Boy
Mr. and Mrs. Charles Fransen Girl
Mr. and Mrs. Peter Peterson Boy
Mr. and Mrs. E. Cardelle Boy
Mr. and Mrs. Charles Lundberg Boy
Mr. and Mrs. John Kaufmann Boy
Mr. and Mrs. Arnold Janson Boy
Mr. and Mrs. P. H. Hanrahan Girl
Mr. and Mrs. G. W. Abbott .......Girl
DEATHS.
David Day, Dayton ay...... 71 yrs
James McCarthy, city hospital 63 yrs
J. Sartorlo, 468 Bradley st 39 yrs
Augusta Flaherty. 467 E. 7th st ....27 yrs
Mat Hlarac, 497 Ohio st 22 yrs
AMUSEMENTS.
METROPOLITAN
L. N. SCOTT, Manager.
TONIGHT"
Francis Wilson * Company
Presenting Sir Arthur Sullivan's Latest
Comic Opera Success,
THE CHIEFTAIN
Precisely as Produced at Abbey's Theater,
New York.
Sunday Night— FOY in -'The Strange
! Adventures of Miss Brown."
METROPOLITAN
v ; -'y~. •-'•■-.■■'•' - - ■;.-.'•';.?■
Sale of Seats Begins : : :
Sale of Seats Begins : : :
:: : : : This Morning.
PADEREWSKI!
The World's Most Famous Pianist,
The World's Most Famous Plaulst,
Wednesday, March 18.
ONE NIGHT ONLY.
IMM nrn Lower Floor . . . .' .53.00 and $1.00
II 1 1 1 1 1 V" . Three Rows Balcony $4.00
U4 II r\ Eight Rows...". $".00
I 111 ll 11 Entire Gallery, Reserved..
1 lIULU. Box Seats $5.00
XilJg A.3STP/
MiTTWF I 1-OCK.HART'S
MATINEE I WONDERFUL *
TODAY. WONDERFUL
25c Elephants
Anywhere. An(, g other Strong Actg
Last Matinee Tomorrow.
Next Sunday— The 20th Century Girl.
The Oldest and Best Appointed Studio ii
the Northwest.
SEE Ctf,£&zg2ZS™2> SEE
"THE INEIA/ PHOTO"
At 99 and 101 East sixth Streal.
EXQUISITE PHOTOGRAPHY
...Crayons, Oils and Pastels...
Outdoor and commercial work a specialty.
f*3T"Mr. Zimmerman's Personal Attention.
Appointments. Telephone lu7l.
Dr. W. J. HURD'S /«&
Patent System of /3^
Extracting Teeth %jL
Extracting Teeth J|j[l
Without Pain.
Strictly FlrsfrClass Fill. /fifflflffliL rajf jsigSlJll*,
inc. Crowns. Brld^eß/^^^^Mwfe^Jf^»^^|^
Minnesota Kp^fm lIJV^I^ST
Minnesota || " wf m pjy£'lss'l
Streets. "
Notice, of Assignment.
Notice of Assignment.
STATE OF MINNESOTA, COUNTY OF RAM-
sey— District Court, Second Judicial Dis
trict, y "
In the matter of the assignment of Willard S.
Dennis, Insolvent.
Notice Is hereby given that Willard S. Den-
nis, of St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota,
has, by a deed in writing, dated February
26th, 1896, and duly filed in the offlce of the
clerk of the above named court on the same
day,, made a general assignment, under and
pursuant to Chapter 148 of the General Laws
of the State of Minnesota for the year 1881 and
the several acts' of the Legislature of the State
of Minnesota, supplementary and amendatory
thereto, of all his property not ' exempt by
law frcm levy and sale on execution, for the
benefit of all his creditors, who shall file re-
leases of their claims against said insolvent,
as by law provided, to the undersigned. Hiler
H. Horton, who has duly accepted said trust,
and entered upon the performance of his duties
as such assignee.
Notice is further given that all creditors of
said insolvent must present and file their
claims, duly verified, with the undersigned, at
his offlce, No. 315 New York Life Building, St.
Paul, Minnesota.
Dated St. Paul, Minnesota, February 27th,
1896.
HILER H. HORTON. Assignee.
. - — . . ,
STATE OF MINNESOTA. COUNTY OF KAN-
STATE OF MINNESOTA. COUNTY OF KAN-
abec— District Court, First Judicial
District.
In the matter of the assignment of Ambrose
W. Crusoe, insolvent.
Nctice Is hereby . given, That Ambrose W.
Crusoe, doing business at the village. of Mora,
in said county and state, has by deed In writ-
ing, dated January 24th, 1896, made a general
assignment to the undersigned of all his prop-
erty for the benefit of all his bona fide credit-
ors, without preference, who shall file releases
of their claims and demands, as provided by
law. All claims must be verified and present-
ed to the undersigned for allowance.
Dated Jan. 24th. 1896.
GEORGE H. NEWBERT,
Assignee, Mora, Minn.
J. C. POPE, Attorney for Assignee,
Mora, Minn. —
PROPOSALS FOR WAGON TRANSPORTA-
TlON.— Offlce of Chief Q. M., Dept of Da-
kota, ; St. Paul, Minn., February 15th, 1896.—
SEALED PROPOSALS, for Wagon Transporta
tion required • in this Department during the
fiscal year ending 'June ; 30, 1896, will be re-
ceived at this office until 11 o'clock A. M., on
Monday the 16th . day -, of March, 1596, and
opened then. 1 Blank -. forms of . proposals, with
full Instructions to I bidders, . will be furnished
on application to this office..: The Government
; reserves the right to accept or reject any or all
.***" "proposals, or any part thereof.— JOHN : V.
FUREY. Q. M.. U. 8. A.. Chief Q. M. y
— — __„.. ,-~ / .. . : _ *
O A -MaAAAAAAAAAAAA m -*S AA A tttt AAA a. Afl
-„t ro GLOBE— 3-13-'!XS. , • ►
T Sixth and Robert Streets, St. Paul. "
1 Sixth and Robert Streets, St. Paul. ►
; Housekeepers' Day. [
; Housekeepers' Day. ►
4 Friday is the day. that shrewd, economical housekeepers >
i reap a golden harvest at Mannheitners'.
4 jj
< linens. Art Department. **%„ *
j Linens. Art Department. »w "
1 . " -• * Floor.
< Housekeepers' Day Specials. Cut Glass Sugars and Creams, >
4 Housekeepers' Day Specials. Cut Glass Sugars and Creams, >
4 100 Honeycomb feed Spreads, deeply cut in the Raymond pattern, f
new patterns, all hemmed, /A regular price $3.50. (Ml A ►
4 ready for use," good value at flUf Special' tD6.17 ►
Isl each, f0r...? „ V/V perset.... , WW** k
100 Crochet Bed Spreads, knotted Cut Glass Cheese or Butter Bells,
fringe, full size, worth -rt»-g AA cut all over in the Pine- (f»^ .-i A r
4 $2.50 each... ,■ i..-iv, .- Al Ull apple pattern; regular AZ'.IV ►
< For V«/V prices 3. Special, each... V**»*' ►
A One case Satin Marseilles Bed Etruria China Oatmeal Sets >A ' l[
Spreads," new patterns, fl*/*) *A 3 pieces, regular price, $1.00. iVC
4 full . size, worth $3.00 A f.\\l Special, per set. <//V ►
j each, for yfmwvs
' mo A~«~ -m -■■-.' . v .y-'y . Nickel Plated Chafing Dishes, ►
4 >,}** ■ un Bleached Napkins, size wrought iron stand, hot water pan, >
1 24x24 inches, worth $3.50 £/» FA spirit lamp and book of a^IA T
i^rOZ?n'- .* $Z.3U recipes. Special, com- J2.19 X
VSSS*. V^.3W recipes. Special, com- $2.19 >
4 U1 : ■';■<?■-'■-; plete '
? 1 bale Brown Crash Towel- SC g« *"* °^ Banket fl.,»ps, ►
ing, 18 inches wide. Sf Gllt Onyx Banquet Lamps, ►
4 Per yard eJv genuine Mexican onyx shaft, open .
1 •/•••................. cast head and base, separable r
4 2,000 Delaware. Muslin i/J fount with 18% improved burner, ►
\ Sheets, size 2^x2^ yards, I.SC, shade, ring and chimney, (> 11 A *
J each... wv value $6.00. Jd IU ►
4 600 New York Mills Mus- r* Special, complete V * / >
lin Sheets, size 2#x2X J)^C Haviland China Dinner Sets, ►
a yards, each .'.. V. ..'... w-w dainty floral decoration, gold d»^Q
. " 600 New York Mills Mus- TO handles, 113 pieces; value $50. JfcAQ
1 lin Sheets, size 2#x2# Special, per set ; ▼ v >
< yards, each.......... "yuv y L
< 1,200 Delaware Muslin Pil- -g-g „ -, ¥T / - *i\ , ►
J Muslin Underwear Dept. ;
< lach0^?.8:"1^22^^;1101168' He Muslin Underwear Dept. >
: 600 Hemstitched Muslin -j A Children's Reefer Jackets, all ►
A Pillow Cases, size 22>^x36 IMf, colors, ages 1, 2 and 3 years, at L,
inches, each /V $1.75, $2 and $2.50. -T
\ >«•». ...-..-.., „: ....,, ...,-.. - . Splendid quality Ladies' Black
. — Splendid quality Ladies' Black
] 1 Those who call at our Sateen Skirts 4-inch ruffle »yr ►
4 -" - trimmed with three rows of llili *»
4 HOSIERY- COUNTER *>«*!,*»: ........... .......g^ ►
Friday and Saturday will be given Three styles in splendid Muslin
< Friday- and Saturday, will be given Three styles in splendid Muslin
an extraordinary quality Women's Gowns, tucked and em- Qr *
4 Heavy Cotton Stockings, made with broidery trimmed, Empire CS^SCj *
< high spliced heels, double soles and and V-neck, for ye/ V
double toes, r
4 ' k-^.-. *n. r. x _ r»_- Muslin Drawers, 12 inches fIP L
1 . . For 19 Gents a Pair. wide, 7-inch cambric em- 7SC
4 Try to match them at double. broidery trimmed ruffle, for. . *vv [r
4-7 —■■',:yy-' ■■■-■ .....,- L
4 >
4 MEN'S DEPT. NegiSgee Shirts, $1.00. ►
i MEM^S DEPT. Negligee Shirts^ $1.00.. ►
New goods— ;fast colors — perfect fitting. $1.50 and *
$1.25 value, only $1.00. : , - *
RINCIPAL BUSINESS HOUSES
OF ST, PAUL, .
'"'"":::: . DIRECTORY Sill
Of THE
OF"" THE,
The following is 'published daily for th 3 b3n2fit of traveling salesmsa,
strangers and the public generally. It iaciiii*»-* all the trad** and professions',
and cannot fail to prove of interest to all who intend transacting* businesj
in St. Paul. », ..{-■h. ' y
Amusements.
Metropolitan, Sixth, near Robert st
Metropolitan, Sixth, near Robert st
Grand. Sixth and St Peter streets.
Straka's Tlvoll. Bridge Square, Concert even-
ings and Sunday matinee. Admission
Bodega 148 East Sixth street
Bodega. 148 East Sixth street
Olympic. 174-178 East Seventh street
Auctioneers.
Auctioneers.
Kavanegh A Johnson. 22-24 E. 7th st
Kavanggh A Johnson. 22-24 E. 7th st
Bakeries.
Bakeries.
Thsuwald Bios., 353-355 W. Seventh st
Thsuwald Bios., 353-355 W. Seventh st
Books, 1 w. Rare and Standard.
Books, 1 w, Rare and Standard.
E. W. Porter Company, 100 East Fourth
E. W. Porter Company, 100 East Fourth
street - ■■ ■
Batter and Eski.
Batter and Eggs.
Wisconsin Dairy, 613 St Poter street, Tel.
Wisconsin Dairy, 613 St Poter street TeL
821.
Milton Dairy Company, 772 Wabasha st Tel.
281.
Cat Rate Tickets.
Cat Rate Tickets.
Corbett's. 169 East Third street.
Corbett's, 169 East Third street.
Edwards. 173 Third st. 339 Robert st
Cloaks.
Cloaks.
Ransom A Horton. 99-101 East Sixth.
Ransom A Horton. 99-101 East Sixth.
Commission Merchants.
Commission Merchants.
McGuire & Mulrooney, 280 E. Sixth st
McGuire & Mulrooney, 280 E. Sixth st
R. E. Cobb, :294-298 East Sixth st
C. C. Emerson, 251-255 B. Sixth st
Geo. Thuet, 24 West Third st
E. McNamee & Co., 249 East Sixth st
Schierman & Co., 318 Robc-rt st.
De Camp & Beyer, 129 East Third st
H. C. Hemenway & Co., corner Third and
Minnesota streets.
Pore & Redpath, 70 and 72 East Third st.
Coal and Wood.
Coal ond Wood.
S. Brand, corner Wabasha and Park avenue.
S. Brand.'l corner Wabasha^and Park avenue- -
Tel. 1033.
O. G'- Wilson. corner Bth 'and "Broadway.
Independent Coal Co.. 156 East 3d at
Confectioner*. Wholesale.
y Confectioners, Wholesale.
Mr-Fndden-Mulien Co.. 101 East Fifth street.
McFadden-Mullen Co.. 101 East Fifth street.
Chinese and Jupuncso Bnsaar.
Chinese and "Jupuncso Bazaar.
Quone Gin Lung & Co.. S9O Wabasha st
Quong Gin Lung & Co.. S9O Wabasha st
Compounders of Dr. I'aiteor'i Ca-
Compounders 'of Dr. Tasteur's Ca
tarrh Remedy.
tarrh Remedy.
The Stella Dru« C>.. 440 Wabasha.
The Stella :Dru«:C.>.i. 440 Wabasha. _^
Drag Stares.
' ■ „<* ..r Drag Stares.
George J. Mitsch & Co.. corner Seventh and
George J. Mitsch & Co.. corner Seventh and
. St. Peter streets.
Dye Works"
' t P>"e Works.
New York Steam Dye Works. 16 West Sixth
New York Steam Dye Works. 16 West Sixth
* '-street .- -. ■;• y ■ *•
Electricians.
Electricians.
John Gorman. 316 Minnesota street
John Gorman. 31b Minnesota street
Ex -press, Piano Moving, Pncklnr and"
Express, Ptuuo Moving, Packing and
Storage.
' Storage. '
J. B. Desforges. 154 B. 6th. Tel. 650.
J. B. Desforges. 154>8. 6th. Tel. 650. ,
Express and Storage.
.„•:-,; :> Express nnd ..Storage. '..
Kent's Express and Storage Company, 211 W.
Kent's; Express and Storage Company, 211 w.
. Seventh st . Cheapest and west
'.•--.'. ■ '..-■•-.';.
THE Tup ftT ftflF TPostpaMtoH
!; REFERENCE * u^XJDr' /~\ i;
work mss»m,wm /hr.
For Fonerr.l-.
Carriages. ?2: hearses. J3. Seven Corner*
Carriages. ?2: hearses. J3. Seven Corners
Livery, tel. 339.
Farm.
Furs.
Ransom & Horton. 90-101 East Sixth.
Ransom & Horton. 99-101 East "Sixth.
Merrell Ryder. 333 Jackson street
E. Albrecht & Son. 20 East Seyenth st
Flour aud Feed.
Flour and Feed.
Tierney & Co.. 91 East Thtrd gt
Tierney & Co.. 91 East Third st
Green Vegetables
Green Vegetables.
Tubbeslng Bros.. 100 East Third street.
Tubbeslng Bros.. 100 East Third street.
Grocers.
Grocers.
John Wagener, corner Twelfth and Hobert
John Wagener, corner Twelfth and Robert
sts., and 486-4 SB E. 7th st.
Guns, Skates niid Sportlnr* Goods.
Guns, Skates nnd Sportlnr* Goods.
M. F. Kennedy & Bros.. Third and Robert.
M. F. Kennedy & Bros., Third and Robert
Wm. Burkhard & Sous. 67-59 E. Seventh st
Hotel..
Hotels.
Crrand Centrpt. cor. 7th and Wabasha.
Grand Centre!, cor. 7th and Wabasha.
lusuruuee aud Steunishlp Agents.
Insurance- and Steamship Agents.
J. S. Grode- & Co.. corner Seventh and Su
J. S. Grode- & Co.. corner Seventh and Su
Peter streets. . ....-..;
uu Wutcliej., UluuiuuU*, Furs.
uouii* yu Watches, Uiuiuouda, Furs.
Etc.
Etc.
Lytle's Loan Office. 411 Robert. Room 1.
Lytle's Loan Office. 411 Robert Room ■1.
Laundries.
Luundries. , , ,
The Elk. 61 West Third, tel. 268.
The Elk. 61 West Third; tel. 268. I "
Milk aud Creuin.
Milk and Cream. ' *
H. Stebbing (Como), 367 Dayton ay. All cows
H. Stebblng (Como). 367 Dayton" ay. All cows
guaranteed free from tuberculosis.
Musical Instruments.
Musical Instruments.
A. Peterson. 41* Kast Seventh street.
A. Peterson. 4iy East Seventh street
Jiuuuluciun-i* uuu Ueuii-r* ta ; ytttt<
.Uunuluctuicis uuu Dealers la 1 yaum
inos, Motors and Electrical Ap,
mos, Motors' and Electrical A p.*
linrtm.
junu Gorman, 315 Minnesota atreeL
jonti Uorman. 315 Minnesota street
News and Stationery.
News and Stationery.
Charles L. Neumann. 224 West Seventh st.
Charley L. Neumann. 224 West Seventh su
I'lumblng. Steuui and Gat Fitting.
Plumbing. Steam and Gas Fitting.
A. W. Johnstcn. 139 West Seventh st
A. W. Johnstcn. 139 West Seventh at ■
I'lua *tug, bteuu aud not \vut«
I'luj >iug, btcuu aud mot \vut«
Heating.
Heating.
McQuillan Bros.. I*3 Western avenue. *
McQuillan Bros..*lS3 Western avenue. "
Renting: Agencies.
Renting Agencies.
CARDIGAN RENTAL AGENCY. 22 EAST
CARDIGAN,- RENTAL -AGENCY, ; 22 * EAST
Fourth, rents houses, flats, stores; prop-
erty managed.
"aitccl Mtiiul Workers, atuvca u. -J
.. Hardware. .'.£"; .'
Karst A Breher. 183 West Third street
Karst A Breher. IS3 West Third' street
Undertaken!.
. j .-.'. , llndertakersV '- 1"
Theo Bunker, cor. 7th and 6th street*.
Theo Bunker, cor. West 7th and 6th streets.
Wholesale Wines and Llqnorn.
Wholesale -Wines and Llqnorn.
11. Simon. ua7-i»u uasi seventh street
U. Simon. 'Xtl-'&rj t*a»t seventh streeu

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