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DREW A BIG AUDIENCE.
Senator Yoorhees Makes the Effort of His Life in Favor of Repeal. The Noted Indianian Listened to With Close and Eager Attention. Washington, Aug. 28.— There was gathered within the walls of the senate chamber during the day a larger at tendance of senators on the floor and spectators in the. galleries than there has been seen for many a day. The oc casion was the announcement that the senate was to be addressed by Mr. Yoorhees (Dem. f Ind.), chairman of the finance committee, in favor of the bill, reported by him, discontinuing the pur chase of silver bullion. The speech be gan at 12:26 and closed at 2 p. m. and was listened to from beginning to end with close and eager attention, both on the floor and in the galleries. There was but one attempt to divert Mr. Yoorhees from the current of his speech but he declined absolutely to yield to the interruption. There was also but one manifestation of Approval From the Galleries, and that was promptly suppressed and its repetition forbidden by the vice president. The speech was followed by an argument from Mr. Dubois (Rep., Ida.) in opposition to the bill as a meas ure to establish gold monometallism, and one from Mr. Palmer (Dem., Ills.) in support of the bill and suggesting the difficulty, if not impossibility, of bimetallism according to the Chicago platform. The last hour or two of the day’s session passed in a discussion of Mr. Cockrell’s amendment to the bill for the increase of the national bank circulation, but no action was taken on it. IN THE HOUSE. Speeches on the Silver Question Oc cupy the Day. Washington, Aug. 28.— The interest in the silver debate was transferred from the house to the senate, but the audience in the former parliamentary body was not entirely disappointed, al though Mr. Breckinridge of Kentucky, who was expected to open the debate did not appear. Mr. Mallory (Dem., Fla.) was the first speaker against the unconditional repeal of the Sherman law. Mr. Hopkins (Rep., Ills.)took the other side, incidentally charging the Democrats with partisanship. The new Populist"fr6m Nevada (Newlands) made g gcod impression in his speech, which was a vigorous one in support of the free coinage of silver. Mr. By num (Dem., Ind.) made a short but in cisive argument in favor of the Wilson bill. The surprise of the day was the speech of Mr. Hepburn (Rep., la.), who was controller of the treasury under the Harrison administration. He disa greed with his party colleagues and em phatically declared against the repeal of the Sherman law. Mr. Jones (Dem., Va.) closed the day’s debate with an ar gument in favor of bimetalism. At the evening session other speeches were de livered pro and con. CASH FOR BONDS. Johnson of Ohio Introduces His In terconvertible Bond Bill. Washington. Aug. 28.—The house passed the senate bill in aid of the Cali fornia midwinter exposition. Mr. Johnson of Ohio introduced his inter convertible bond bill and had it re ferred to the banking and currency committee with leave to report at any time after the silver debate. The bill provides: ‘•That any holder of bonds of the United States may, after the passage of this act, deposit such bonds at the treasury of the United States, or at the offices of any assistant treasurer of the United States, and receive therefor their face value in treasury notes of the United States, as described in the act of July 14, 1890. Such bonds may be held as a special deposit to the credit of the party depositing them, and dur ing the time they are so held shall draw no interest and shall be returned on the order of the party depositing them, on the payment of their face value in United States currency.” The other sections authorize the sec retary of the treasury to make such regulations as are necessary to carry the foregoing into effect and repeal all laws inconsistent with the provisions of the first section. THE STRIP OPENED. President’s Proclamation Fixing the Date at Noon Sept. 16, Issued. Washington, Aug. 23. —The presi dent has issued his proclamation open ing Cherokee strip to settlement at the hour of 12 o’clock noon, central stand ard time, Saturday, Sept. 16. Blount Reaches Washington. Washington, Aug. 23.— Hon. James H. Blount of Georgia, minister and special commissioner to Hawaii, ar rived in Washington at noon and took up his quarters at the Shoreham. After a brief rest to recover from the fatigue of the journey, Mr. Blount went to the state department and 2 p. m., by previous appointment, entered upon a protracted personal explanation with Secretary Gresham. Silver Takes a Jump. Washington, Aug. 28.—Silver took a jump upward Tuesday, the London quotation as sent to the treasury de partment being f 0.7634 per ounce. This as 2 cents higher than Monday’s pur chases by the department, which amounted to 166,000 ounces at $0.7426 per ounce. Twenty-first Annual Convention In Milwaukee, Aug. 23.—The 21st an nual convention of the National Asso ciation of Fire Engineers was called to order in the arcade of the Plankinton House at 12:15 o’clock. Nearly 600 fire chiefs and their wives are in attendance. The meeting was called to order by Fourth Vice President John W. Lane of Manchester, N. H. He announced that on account of important business President Edward Hughes would not be able to attend. Chief Foley then introduced Mayor John C. Koch, who welcomed the visitors to Milwaukee. Governor Peck was next introduced and delivered an appropriate as well as humorous address. W. W. Wright of board of fire and police commissioners followed the governor. Ex-Chief Tay lor of Richmond, Va., and Chief O’Con nor of New Orleans then responded on behalf of the visitors. A committee on credentials was then appointed as fol lows: Chiefs Joyner, Atlanta; Swenie, Chicago, and O’Connor, New Orleans. An adjournment was then taken until 2:80, when the committee on creden tials reported. At 8:80 the delegates left to visit the E. P. Allis works. The ride was made in electric cars. On their return a stop was made at the ex hibit hall at the Stadt theatre, and the exhibits were inspected. NEARLY 150,000 DAILY NOW. Rapid Growth in Attendance Causes World’s Fair Grounds, Aug. 28. Ever body interested pecuniarily in the fair is feeling better. It seems now as if all anticipations of success will be realized before the exposition closes. The railroads from all directions are bringing trainload after trainload of people to the city. The hotels in the vicinity of Jackson Park are filling up rapidly, and the restaurants are reap ing the long waited for harvest. From 120,000 to 160,000 visitors can be counted on now on ordinary days, just as 20,000 or Bu,ooo could be counted on a month ago. Consequently things are loosen ing up all around. The concessionaires are offering extraordinary attractions. The management is spending money liberally on special amusements. Day by day the peculiar features of the fair are getting more and more interesting, and the greatest show on earth is deemed by old visitors to be getting greater and greater. lowa’s Governor May Be Forced to Again Become a Candidate. Des Moines, Aug. 23. —1 tis gener erally believed that Governor Boies will be renominated at the Democratic state convention. The party managers and the rank and file of the delegates already assembled can see no other way out of the chaos existing. The nomin ation of Governor Boies under the cir cumstances which surround it will be an event of an unusual nature in poli tics. He has twice held the office of governor and has written a letter de claring himself conscientiously opposed to third terms and declaring himself not a candidate and wishing to retire to private life. The party looks to him as its leader and has been unable to agree on any other man. Terre Haute, Ind., Aug. 28.— A tele gram has been sent to Senator Voor hees, signed by wholesale and retail merchants, manufacturers and bank ers, irrespective of party, and the edit ors of all the newspapers here, saying: “We heartily indorse your efforts to re lieve the financial stringency now ex isting throughout the entire country and trust you will be successful in se curing the speedy enactment into laws of both the bills reported by you from the finance committee without amend ment.” ' Des Moines, la., Aug. 23.— The lowa crop bulletin says: Corn is making good progress, but rapid maturity is retarded by cool nights. The rainfall is amply sufficient to insure a good crop of this staple, except in a few counties in the north, central and northeast por tion of the state. Pastures are much improved and the ground is in splendid condition for fall plowing. Threshing reports show barley is yielding from 25 to 30 bushels per acre. Oats from 60 to 60 per cent of an average crop. Forxan, N. D., Aug, 23.—The shoot ing season commenced here Sunday and the birds are slaughtered in large num bers. Ducks are very plentiful, the numerous lakes and sloughs in this vi cinity being a favorite breeding place for aquatic birds of all kinds. The grain fields are literally covered with chickens, and sportsmen report the shooting the best ever experienced in the country. World’s Fair Grounds, Aug. 28. D. M. Monniger of Garnigan, la., has been appointed superintendent of lowa’s horse and cattle exhibit at the fair. W. Wyant of Waterloo, la., will have charge of the exhibit of coach horses. Milwaukee, Aug. 2a— The Butler- Mueller company, dealers in lumber, has assigned to Charles H. Ellis. The assignee’s bond is for $168,000. E. D. Butler is president and R. G. Mueller secretary and treasurer of the company. Cedar Falls, Aug. 28.—Because of inability to realize on assets the private bank of J. F. Knapp & Co. has sus pended. The bank is said to be solvent. Marquette, Mich., Aug. 2a— The Marquette Daily Times, an afternoon paper, has suspended publication, after a checkered two years’ career. ■■■■ FIRE CHIEFS MEET. Session at Milwaukee. an Increase in Attractions. LOOKS LIKE BOIES. Hoosiers Indorse Yoorhees. The lowa Crop Report. Sportsmen’s Paradise. An lowa Superintendent. Lumber Failure at Milwaukee. An lowa Suspension. A Newspaper Suspends. THE REPRESENTATIVE. WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 23, 1893. SMALL GRAIN SHIPMENT Real Cause of the Great Falling CAT in Railroad Earnings Apparent. Wheat Traffic So Far This Sea son but a Fraction of For mer Years. New York, Ang. 23. —T0 those who are cnrions to discover the cause of the great falling off in Western railroad earnings, the returns of the present crop movement will be enlightening. The enormous stock of wheat in city •torage warehouses—even now nearly double what it was a year ago—has thus far met a continuously heavy ex port d emand. But it » noticeable that the shipments from the farms to the great interior receiving points have meantime fallen to a small fraction of their average. At points such as To ledo and Duluth, which thus far in the season have been the chief source of New York’s supply, the stock on hand shows rapid shrinkage; daily carload receipts meantime falling to less than one-third of last year’s record. Chicago received by the granger roads last week barely one-sixth the quantity of wheat it took in the same week of 1892, and though this special decrease is largely due to the city’s determined hoarding of its own existing wheat stock, The Effect Upon Railroad Traffic is, of course, none the less serious. The shrinking in supplies at the large cen ters of distribution suggests that the supply on farms will soon be impera tively needed. The full awkwardness of the monetary break down is pretty certain to be felt. Much of the recently imported gold has doubtless already gone West to supply the needs which the New York banks have usually met, and to that extent the problem may find solution, At present, however, freight traffic in the wheat region continues in a state of almost contfilete paralysis. It is meantime noticeable and encour aging that the traffic in both corn and smaller grains holds up in ample vol ume. But for this fact the Burlington directors might very possibly last week have acted otherwise on their dividend. But since it has proved possible to move the corn in quantity to market, it may he counted on that some means will be found to move the wheat BANKS NOT AFFECTED. lowa Institutions With Which Don aldson Had No Connection. Sioux City, la., Ang. 28.— The dis patch sent out from Kansas City relat ing to the disappearance of F. M. Don aldson, formerly of Sioux City, where he was manager of the Union Trust company, contains errors as to banks in Northwest lowa, which formerly had dealings with the defunct com pany. It is stated that the company’s failure carried down banks in Ida Grove, Holstein, Danbury, Ute, Wood bine, Cushing, Castana, Shnttler, Aurelia and Modale. The Danbury has no relations with the trust company, having closed out the old deals months ago. Nor has it any rela tions with Donaldson. It is strong and solvent The banks at Sloan, Castana and Cushing are running, and, it is be lieved, in good condition. The Wood bine bank was investigated by the Btate hank examiner only a few days ago, who reported it to be absolutely safe. The First National Bank of Ida Grove went into liquidation some time ago. The Aurelia bank, which closed sev eral weeks ago, reopened and is run ning. The Ute bank is still closed. Fort Wayne, Ind., Aug. 28.—Freight business on the Pennsylvania Railroad company’s line has been so slack for the past week that many men have been idle. One trainman on every regular freight crew between Pittsburg and Chicago, on the Pittsburg, Fort Wayne and Chicago system, has been laid off indefinitely. Sixty men were dismissed between Fort Wayne and Chicago alone. It is understood thot the order affects the whole Pennsylvania system. Keokuk, la., Aug. 23.—An amend ment to the articles of incorporation of of the St. Louis, Keokuk and North western road, a portion of the Burling ton system, has been filed, increasing the capital stock from $8,000,000 to $20,- 000,000. The increase is to be used in the extension of terminal facilities in St. Louis and the erection of the bridges across the Missouri at Bellefon taine Bluff, Mo., and across the Missis sippi at Alton, Ills. Lemars Banks Will Resume. Sioux City, la., Aug. 23.—State Bank Examiner Miller has reported the two suspended state banks at Lemars solvent. Demand certificates are being renewed on time certificates and the banks will resume in a day or so. The same course will be pursued by the two national banks, which are also solvent. Insurance Policies Canceled. Biwabik, Minn., Aug. 28. So far as known not a dollar’s worth of insur ance is now in force on the Mesaba range. Immediately after the fire of June 18, when the village of Virginia and Merritt were burned, the insur ance companies canceled all policies. Eckels Makes a Proposition. Omaha, Aug. 28. —Comptroller Eck els has advised the officers of the Amer ican National bank that if the stock holders would pay into the bank 26 per cent of the capital and obtain an ex tension of time from depositors the bank could resume Sept. 1. Pennsylvania Kednctiona Railroad Improvements. TO END RIOTING. Strong Measures Adopted by the Italian Government. Rome, Ang. 28. —The Italian govern ment is taking steps to punish the offi cials who are held responsible for not preventing rioting in this city. The attempt by the mob to burn the French embassy in this city, in revenge for the massacre by Frenchmen of a number of Italians who are employed at the salt works at Aigues-Mortes, France, opened the eyes of the government, more fully, to the fact that grave international complications were more than likely to grow out of the disturbances. The prime minister and minister of the in terior have issued a decree ordering the suspension from office of Senator Ga len da, prefect of Rome; Signor Sandri, chief of police, and Signor Majnetti, in spector of police in the district in which the French embassay is situated. The decree states that tha suspension of the three officials is due to their fail nrer-to maintain order. WILD WITH EXCITEMENT. Battle Between Street Railway Forces and Citizens at Gilberton, Pa. Mahoney City, Pa., Ang. 23.— A ter rible battle occurred at Gilberton, near this place. The citizens of Gilerton tore np the tracks of the Schuylkill Traction company because that company failed to comply with the borough ordinance. In the morning the company with a large force of men,all armed, attempted to relay the tracks under the supervi sion of Assistant Superintendent Rich ard Amore. A battle followed, in which James Parfitt, aged 25, and William Hughes, citizens, were killed, and Evan Davis and Richard Amore, assistant superintendent of the company, seriously wounded. Will Connor was also shot in the hand and foot. Others are reported injured, and the wildest excitement prevails. Mangled by a Train. Dysart. la., Aug. 28. —While Ear hart Bittner was returning from town his team was struek by the eastbound passenger train on the Burlington, Ce dar Rapids and Northern and he was killed. The entire skull was torn off and his brains were scattered along the track. One horse was killed and the wagon and hay rack was scattered along the track in pieces. China Will Retaliate. Cleveland. Aug. 23.—Mr. F. H. Bostwick of this city has received what he claims to be authoritative informa tion from persons of influence in China that the ultimatum of China with ref erence to the Geary law has been sent to the United States. The ultimatum, as stated by him, is that China will at once retaliate by expelling all Amer icans from the empire. Awful Runaway Accident. Viroqua, Wis., Aug. 28.—A dis tressing accident occurred here. Mrs. Levi Cole, a i2-yeai>old son and infant boy were out riding in an ordinary road cart, when their horses became fright ened and dashed them to the ground. The infant was killed and the mother and boy were so badly injured that It is feared that neither of them will live. France Will Indemnify. London, Aug. 23.— The Paris corres pondent of the Central News says that the French government has promised to give Italy complete satisfaction for the Aigues-Mortes massacre. The fam ilies of the victims, as well as the work ingmen compelled by the anti-Italian agitation to leave the district, will be fully indemnified. Paper Mill Burned. St. Cloud, Minn., Aug. 23.—The St. Cloud paper and pulp mills were burned at 2a. m. The fire was undoubtedly incendiary, as the mill Bhut down two weeks ago. It was to reopen Thursday on an order just received. The loss is about $35,000. Bicyclist Sanger Expelled. Milwaukee, Aug. 23.—Walter San ger, holder of the 1-mile world’s bicy cle championship (2:09 4-5) has been ex pelled from membership in the Tele gram Cycling club for conduct unbe coming a member of the club’s racing team. Many Buildings Burned, Evansville, Ind., Aug. 23.—West Franklin, 12 miles from here, was al most wiped out by fire during the morning. The postoffice, Methodist church and many stores and residences were destroyed, entailing a loss of $85,- 000. Three Were Killed. Stanton, Mich, Aug. 28. —The boiler in J. W. Willett’s sawmill in Bushnell township, this county, blew up during the forenoon. W. N. Eckhert was in stantly killed and two other men fatally injured. The mill was waecked. Chilian Banks Consolidate. New York, Aug. 23.—The Herald’s special dispatch from Valparaiso says: It is announced that the Valparaiso bank, National bank and Agricola bank have been consolidated, with a capital of $20,000,000, Plimmer Wins the Bout. New York, Aug. 28. —In the four round boxing contest at Madison Square Garden between Dixon and Plimmer, the decision was given to the latter, who did the best work through out the entire bout. Grasshoppers in Wisconsin. Milwaukee, Aug. 28. —Grasshoppers are doing great damage to the wheat and hay fields in the town of Wauwa tosa. In many parts they have de stroyed the entire crop. Business Part Gone. Win lock. Wash., Aug. 28.—The busi ness portion of this town was destroyed by fire during the morning. The losses aggregate $40,000. THREATEN TO ME. Employes of the St. Paul Road Will Resist a Proposed Cut in Wages. If the Company Insists on the Reduction a Walkout Will Follow. Milwaukee, Aug. 23.— According to the statement of some of the trainmen of the St, Panl road trouble is certain to follow the reduction of 10 per cent in the wages of the men, which has been announced would take place. It is stated that at the conference last week the men stated emphatically that they would accept no reduction. It is said that General Manager Earling will come to Milwaukee again this week and that another conference will be held. A fireman on the St. Panl road states that the men are preparing to make a vigorous resistance against the proposed reduction. He says they have appointed an inner circle commit tee, which has charge of the whole matter, and that if a reduction is made there will be a general strike all along the St. Paul lines. He asserts that the men ou other roads will stand by the St. Paul men and in case of a strike they will refuse to handle freight. MILWAUKEE MOB. Unemployed Call on the Mayor. Green Groceries Looted. Milwaukee, Aug. 23.—Fifteen hun dred unemployed workingmen in the morning made a demonstration, and serious trouble was stopped only by prompt action of the police, and then only after the mob had pilfered from the street green groceries, etc. At 1 p. m. a motley assemblage, comprising mainly day laborers who have thus far found employment working upon the streets and digging cellars and similar work, gathered in courthouse park and called for Mayor Koch, and a commit tee of four was selected to talk with him. August Reicert acted as spokes man. Addressing the mayor he said: “We want you to look after the street contractors.” Then he branched into a tirade against the manner in which the contractors treated the men. “We are not oxen.” he said, “and if we work we want to be paid.” The mayor advised the men to dis perse, saying the city contract work would be all right m two weeks, as soon as the city could get money, the city’s money now being tied up in failed banks. The men then started a parade down the street, attempting to break into stores and taking fruits and vegetables from stands on the street and eating them. The police finally dispersed them with severe clubbing. CELESTIALS MUST GO. Chinese in the San Joaquin Valley Being Driven Out, San Francisco, Aug. 28.—Excite ment in the San Joaquin valley over Chines* still continues, but there have been no explosions of violence such as were feared Saturday night. Most of the places have no telegraph service after 6 o’clock in the evening, so it is impossible to say wheather the threats made at Barkersville and other places have been carried out. Barkersville is patrolled by armed guards and any at tempt at violence would end in blood shed. At Fresno a force of deputy sheriffs prevents trouble, but the mob of 800 unemployed will surely make trouble, as it includes many vicious tramps. All the Chinese have been driven from Selma and only a handful remain at Tulare. A Complete Fizzle. London, Aug. 23. — The march of the striking miners from the Rhona valley to Ebbsvale, Wales, which began at 10 p. in., proved a complete fizzle. The object of the strikers was to force the miners in the Ebbsvale district, who are still at work to leave the mines and join the strikers. About 4,000 men were in line when the march began, but they soon lost courage and re turned to their homes. Want Pay in Cash. Terre Haute, Ind., Aug. 28. —The Evansville and Terre Haute road liqui dated their monthly payroll with checks, announcing in a circular to their employes that this was made nec essary from inability to get funds in New York. The men found the checks non-negotiable at the banks and the switchmen have struck. Freight trains are at a standstill and a general strike is expected. Fighting Forest Fires. Baldwin, Wis., Aug. 28.—Forest fires have been raging on all sides of Woodville during the day. They caught from burning brush and a passing train. Four hundred men fought it all day. The damage at present cannot be ascer tained, but it is large. Gets Thirty-seven Years. Missoula, Mon., Aug. 23. —Patrick Gallagher, the convicted murderer of Michael Carney of Martina, received his sentence at the hands of Judge Wood. Gallagher was sentenced to 87 years at hard labor. To Relieve Unemployed. New York, Aug. 23. —Colonel Augus tus G. Paine, a prominent manufac turer of this city, has sent his check for SI,OOO to a newspaper here, to be used in relieving the destitute unemployed. Still Climbing Up. Chicago, Aug. 23.— Paid admissions at the world’s fair Tuesday were 162,- 880. YELLOW FEVER AGAIN. People Leaving Brunswick, Ga., ou Account of New Cases. Savannah, Ga., Aug. 23.— The Morn ing News’ special from Brunswick, Ga., says: S. P. Harris has been pro nounced ill with yellow fever at the Presbyterian parsonage. Surgeon Hut ton assumed control of the case for the government and moved Harris inside the quarantine limits to City Physician Branham’s house, where Surgeon Bran ham died. Yellow flags were raised around the parsonage and the house was thoroughly disinfected. Harris? brother, who had been nursing him, was sent to the national quarantine station, Sapilio. Mayor Lamb has issued a proclamation urging everyone who could go to leave the city. Free passes will be given to deserving poor people desiring to leave. Many suoh passes were issued. Surgeon Guiteras, the eminent yellow fever expert, announced that there are no new or suspicious cases, and while one or two more may develop in the next ten days, atmospheric conditions preclude the possibility of an epidemic. People are leaving Brunswick rapidly. It is estimated that 3,000 people will get away. All coaches on all railways are jammed. The general offices of the Brunswick and Western railroad moved to Waycross Monday night. The feel ing of anxiety in the city is very great. Quarantine Against Brunswick. Macon, Ga., Aug. 23.—The Macon board of health met and decided to en force a strict quarantine against Bruns wick. The incoming trains will be met by police officers and all passengers from Brunswick will be stopped. Quincy Resigns. Boston, Aug. 23. —The Hon. Josiah Quincy has resigned the chairmanship of the Democratic state central com mittee of Massachusetts. The letter of resignation was tendered when Mr. Quincy became assistant secretary of state, and the only reason why it has not been acted upon is the fact that the state committee has net had a meeting since that time. Forty-nine Sent Back. San Francisco, Aug. 28.—0 n Sun day last the steamer Walla Walla ar rived here bringing 59 Japanese passen gers from Victoria, B. C. The immi gration commissioner, who has been examining them, has decided that 10 are actors and will be allowed to land, while the remaining 49 are contract laborers and will be sent back. Lumber Dealer Assigns. Zanesville, 0., Aug. 23 —Samuel W. Clark, the leading lumber dealer of Zanesville, has made an assignment. Clark's resources are about $1,500,000, which will cover his liabilities. Ina bility to make collections was the cause of his embarrassment Minneapolis Resolutions. Washington, Aug. 28.—The resolu tions passed by the Minneapolis cham ber of commerce demanding the repeal of the Sherman act were presented in the senate by Senator Washburn. NEWS IN BRIEF. George W. Uhl of Logansport, Ind,, was drowned at Lake Minnetonka Tuesday by the capsizing of a boat. Anton Hendrickson, 80 years of age, was accidentally killed at Minneapolis by a heavy piece of timber falling on him. Lena Bemeke, a young girl employed as a domestic at Janesville, Wis., left a note saying she was tired of life and housework, blew out the gas and re tired. She was found dead in bed in the morning. BASE BALL SCORE© At Philadelphia, 12; Cleveland, 5. At Washington, 2; Louisville, 8. At Baltimore, 2; St. Louis, 1. At Brooklyn, 2; Pittsburg, I—Twelve innings. At New York, 17; Chicago, 7. Boston, 7; Cincinnati, 4 LATEST MARKET PRICES. St. Paul Union Stock Yards. South St. Paul, Aug. 23. 1893. HOGS—Strong. But one packer on the market clearing the pens early at $4.85®4.93 CATTLE—Good demand for butcher cattle. Prime steers, $3.U0@3.51); good steers, $3,500 8.00; prime cows, $firstname.lastname@example.org; good cows, $2,000 2.50; common to fair cows, $i.00&52.00; light veal calves, $300®4.00; heavy calves, $1.50 $2.50; stooksrs, feeders, $2.00&3.40; bulls, $L25@2.00. SHEEP—Steady. Muttons, $3.00@&75; lambs, Stockers and feeders, $1.50^2.00. Receipts: Hogs, 800; cattle, 150; calves, 10; ■beep, 500. Minneapolis Grain. Minneapolis, Aug. 2s, 1893 WHEAT—September opening, 58c; highest, 68c: lowest, 554 c: closing, 5594 c. December opening. 63)4c; highest, 63)4c; lowest, 82440; closing, C34c. On track—No. 1 hard. Mo; No. l Northern, 58c; No. 2 Northern, Mo. Chicago Live Stock. Chicago Union Stock Yards, i Aug. 28,1893 t CATTLE—Market steady. HOGS—Firm; 10c higher. Heavy, $4.93 ©5.40: mixed and medium, $5.2505.71; light |email@example.com. SHEEP—Steady. Receipts: Cattle, 7,500; hogs, 13,000; sheep 10.000. , Chicago Grain and Provision*. Chicago Aug. 88, 1893 OPENING PH ICES. ] WHEAT—September, tfl%c. ‘ CORN— August, 38c; September, 3094 c; Oo tober, 3y&c. OATS-August, 244 c; September, 24c; Oo toter, 2494 c. PORK—August, $1350: September, $18.90; October. $12.95. LARD—September, $8,224; October, $7.97)4. SHORT RIBS —September, $7.93; October, $7.57. CLOSING PRICES. WHEAT—August, 814 c; September. 814 c. CORN—August. 88c; September, 3fc94« October, 8994 c. OATS-Auguat, 234 c; September, 284 c; Oc tober 2494 c. PORK—August, $12.75; Seotember. $12.80; October. SI3OO. LARD—August, $8,274; September, $388; October, SB.OO. SHORT RlßS—August, S7JO; September, 7.824; October, $7.93