. 1 1
That Qattvahurr Iffnla.
It is stated on the authority of offi
cers In the confederate army that a
balky mtilo decided the battle (if Get
tysburg. Tho southern and northern
troops were both attempting to reach
an eminence, tho position of which
practically decided tho battle, and the
southern column wns blocked by a
balky mule just long enough to ennble
the northern troops to gain the eminence.
Unique Postage Stamp.
A unique postage stamp has, it Is
stated, been discovered In Iloitmanla
It dates from Juno 1, 1813. and is Wal
laclilan, for Koumanla had then no exist
ence. The stamp, which Is blue, Is round
llko a sealing wafer, with Indcntcf
edges. It benrs the nrmsof Wallachla
an eagle, resting on a sphere, with out
stretched wings and a cross in its beak
No value is marked on the stamp.
The Radziwlll Books.
When tho troops of Catherine U
took Warsaw they carrle I tho 300,
000 volumes of tho local library to St
Petersburg, also tho contents of Rail
ziwlll and other public libraries. Till?
year tho Russian government decided
to roturn tho Radziwlll books. Thoy
were brought back in tho unopened
boxes in which they had been taken
away more than a century ago.
Bishop Goodman Only think, chil
dren! In Africa there are 10,000,000
square miles of territory without a sin
glo Sunday school whore little boys
and girls can spend their Sundays.
Now, what should we all try and save
our money and do?
Class (In ecstatic union) Go to Af
rica! Stray Stories.
An old beggar, who used to frequent
the doors of one of the principal
churches of Rome, died lately. He
was found to he possessed of 37,000,
which he had left by a properly drawn
up will to his three children, who were
completely ignorant of their fatlicr'
Rush for Gold.
A rich gold strike in tho Kantlshna
diggings, 300 miles away, left Fair
banks, Wash., practically without of
ficers. Tho mayor and all tho council
men jolnod the rush. All the princi
pal saloon keepers closed up and ac
In the village of Verjux, near Chalon-sur-Saone,
France, a couple, aged 100 and
90, respectively, have just celebrated
tho seventy-fifth anniversary of their
wedding, which they called their "plati
Most people think white grapes make
white wino and dark grapes made red
wine; it Is a popular error. Jted wine is
made by fermenting grape julco and
grapo skins together, and white wine iu
made by fermenting grape julco alone.
"I may run chances of a broach of.
promise suit," said tho foxy old bach
elor, "but there is some satisfaction
.In knowing that the divorco court
can't touch mo."
A Frenchman who died in Constanti
nople recently left $45,000 to his nephew,
M. D'Albi, who lived in Paris, on condi
tion that the young man cycled to Con
sUintinopla to fetch tho legacy.
THE JM ARRETS.
N'UW YORK, Oct. 10.
CaTTLI; .Nuilvu riluura .. 4 00 m; 3 bj
Kl.Ul It Wlntur I'.iU-nt .. 4 22 i I tj
11UAT Wlnu-r l'menu Wi'tl tJ',2
CORN-No. -i oj.J 0 ,l
i'01.'.1.-1.ww 8 IS &u
1.AKD cwturn SU iim w 7 liJ
COTTON-Millln 'a l'J
CATTi,K-NutlV3 Steers .. 3 3J (tf ti .
Cows and IlcllVri. 2 i( 5
HOGS Kiilr to Cliolci' 5 1!3 tfj D Gl
blll.i-.l' MutUMM Ac .Mixed 1 00 d I 7j
l-'l.Ol K I'wttr.t.s 4 ZD w 4 33
Other Crudes .... 3 U3 U 4 13
Willi AT No. 3 Red S'ji&U w
CUHN No. 3 W.iM 01
C I A 1 ri No, 3 is ((i 25 .
RVIJ No. 3 U- u 7 J "
II A V No. 1 Timothy JU uu w 11 M
HI I Kll-Cre.uiiery 17 it 3.'
i.A Jtl CIkiIcu Sli-am y CM
rOltlvfjUlulurd .Mens 4j 13 m
CATTI.12 -Native Steers .... 2 70 QG 0J
110US l-'ulr to CIiiiIch .... 3 l'J 't j SJ
i-'Lul it v Inter l utentx... 3 m u i ,tt
Splint? l'aiunts ,. 3 73 a 4 to
V1II:AT No. 3 Red 83'iif hi
COltN No. 2 j'
OATS No. 3 , & 3U
IH I'.- Nil 2 Ui 1.1 !.-,..
UARLUY-MaltliiK 43 W 4S "
l'OKK .Mess 3 'M 13 3j
L.AUD u 7 3J
CATTI.i: Nutlvu Sleets ,. 4 00 (J 0 10
llOCJS-F.ilr to t'liutco .... 1 00 n D 2D
W II HAT No. 2 .Mixed U M
COKN-No. 2 .Mixed 40 'u 4U',4
OATS-No. 2 Mixed '.XVjlri 27
MAY Choice 'iiimithy CO U 10 0J
KI.Ol'R-UlKh Cirailo 4 10 If 4 M
CORN No. 3 .MUed ')( Hi
OATS Cliolco H 2G
HAY No. 1 13 w 4i 13 b)
I'ORK Mess 13 2U S 13 40
JJ.U'ON- Short Rlh Sides U Mi
COTTON-JIIildlliiK ' rt;
HOGS Kulr to Choice 5 45 fi 5 73
WIIKAT-Nii. 2 Red W
CORN No. 2 Mixed ! 6IU
OATS-No. S MUed U 37
MAY-No. 1 Tlraotliy
VERY EFFECTIVE SAMPLE.
Hinltter'a Pieklea War Strongly
Buggeatlva of tha Ever
A clergyman was very fond of a par
ticular hot brand of pickles, and liml
ing great difficulty in procuring the tame
tort at hotels when traveling, ahvayi car
ried a bottle with him, relates the Totlcr.
One day when dining at a restaurant with
his pickles in front of him a Granger sat
down at the same table, and, with an Amer
ican accent, presently asked the minister to
pass the pickles. TIip minister, who en
joyed the joke, politely passed the bottle,
and in a fen- minutes had the satisfaction of
seeing the Yankee watering at the eyes and
gasping for breath.
"1 guess," said the latter, "that you ire
"Yes, my friend, I am," replied the minis
ter. "I suppose you preach?" asked the Yan
kee. "Yes, sir; 1 preach twicca week, usually,"
said the minister.
''Do you ever preach about hell fire?" in
quired the Yankee.
"Yes; I sometimes consider it my duty
to remind my cnngrcff.ition of eternal pun
ishment," returned the minister.
"1 thought fo," rejoined the Yankee, "liut
you are the first of vour class 1 ever met
who carried samples."
Best in the World.
Cream, Ark.. Oct. Oth (Special). After
eighteen mouths sun"cring trora iCpilepsy,
Backache and Kidney Complaint, Mr. v.
II. Smith, of this place, is a well man
again, and those who have watched his
return to health unhesitatingly give all
the credit to Uodd's Kidney fills. Jn an
interview regarding his cure, Mr. binith
'I had been low for eighteen months
witli my back and kidneys, and also
Kpilepsy. 1 had taken everything I knew
of, and. nothing seemed to do me any
?ood till a friend of mine got me to fend
or Dodd's Kidney Pills. 1 find that they
are the greatest medicine in the world,
for now 1 am able to work and am in fact
as stout and strong as before I took sick."
Dodd's Kidney Pills cure the Kidneys.
Cured Kidneys cleanse the blood of nil
impurities. Pure blood means good health.
At the Wedding.
"Yes, the girl was from Boston, and the
man was from Rattle Creek."
"What of it."
"Why, as a delicate tribute, instead of
throwing rice, we threw beans and break
fast food." Chicago Sun.
SCREAMED AT NIGHT.
PUTNAM FADELESS DYES
we kept her hands tied tiir would scrateli-ColormoreonodsbriohterindlaitcrcolDrsthananiotherdye. One 10c package colors ill fibers. The dye In cold water belter than nn other drc Youcandya
Baby Scratched Until Face Was Raw
and Bleeding Eczema Cured
"For over two years my little baby girl
suffered with a raw. itching and painful
eczema on her head and face, tho piin
causing her to scream day and night, and
my wife could get no rcst. We tried xev
cral doctors, but without micccsh. Unless
until her face was like raw hecf. One cake
of Cuticura Soap and two boxes of Cuti
cura Ointment completely cured her,
healing her face without murk or blem
ish. (Signed) W. J. Morgan, Orchard
Town, Isew Lambton, New South Wales,
A leader should not stride forwnul too
fait, otherwise he may be hidden from his
followers by the curvature of the earth.
Announcement is made by the Rock
Island-l'risco Systems of the inaugura
tion of a daily through tourist car St,
Louis to Los Angeles, via l-'rixco Line to
Medoia, Kansas, thence Rock Island-Id
i'aso J.ine to California.
Thii provides an entirely new tourist
car route to the Golden btatc, and with
the installation of tiiis car the Rock
Island has no less than ten through tour
ist lines between the Kast and California,
These cars ttart from Chicago, St. Louis,
St. l'nul and Minneapolis ami run through
via either the Rock Island's Southern
Route by way of Kl l'aso, or Scenic Route
by way of Colorado. This frequent and
compiehensivo service is provided with n
view to adequately meeting the demand
for tourist accommodations under the
very low rates effective iu September and
Syruo Co. V-'kaakkW
There is only One
The Genuine is Manufactured
California Fig Syrup
The full name of the company, California Fltz
la printed on the front of every package of th
The Genuine- Syrup of Figs- is for Sale, in Original
Packages Only, by Reliable Druggists Everywhere
Knowing the above will enable one to avoid the fraudulent imita
tions made by piratical concerns and sometimes offered by unreliable
dealers. The imitations are known to act injuriously and should
therefore be declined.
Buy the genuine always if you wish to get its beneficial effects.
It cleanses the system gently yet effectually, dispels colds and headaches
when bilious or constipated, prevents fevers and acts best on the
kidneys, liver, stomach and bowels, when a laxative remedy is needed
by men, women or children. Many millions know of its beneficial
effects from actual use and of their own personal knowledge. It is the
laxative remedy of the well-informed.
Always buy the Genuine- Syrup of Figs
MANUFACTURED BY THE
met POTY CENTS PFR BOTTLE
ain ran. --us
any garment without ripping apart. Write for tree booklet How to Dje, Oleach and Mil Colon.
MONKOU DHUa CO., Ualonvllle, Mhiourl.
The half that doesn't know how the other
naif lives ccncrally suspects it is on borrowed
The western farmer who cannot move
his crops does not despair. He keeps
his crops at home anil feeds thcin to
the hogs. Then lie moves t he h ogs.
To Wash Black Stockings.
To prevent black stockings from as
miming a greenish hue, wash as follows:
Dissolve a liberal amount of Ivory Soap
in a gallon of water us hot as tho hands
can bear. Wash through teveral suds
of this preparation; iine through two
warm waters, adding to the last n table
spoonful of vinegar. . Dry and pros on
the wrong side with n cool iron.
Kl.KAXOIt 11. I'AKKDK.
Political principleisnotoflen allowed to in
terfeic much with political interests of the
Smokers find Lewis' "Single Binder"
straight 5c cigar better quality than most
10c brands. Lewis' Factory, rcoria, 111.
Most of the teachers in the school of expe
rience are very attiactive.
I nm sure Piso's Cure for Consumption
saved my life thiee cais ago. Airs. Thos.
Hobbins, Norwich, fr. Y..Feb. 1", 1900.
Wealth is n poor yardstick with which to
HAVE YOU COWS?
If you liavo cream to Hepnruto a good
Cream Separator is tho most profitable in
vestment you can possibly make. Delay
means daily wasto of
timo, labor nnd product.
D13 LAVAL CHUAM
SEP A It A TO It H savo
10,- per cow per year
every J ear of usu over all
gravity Betting systems
and f5.- per cow over
all imitating (separators.
They received thoOrand
Prizo or Highest Award
at St. Louis.
Buying trashy cash-iu-ndvnnco sepa
rators is penny wise, dollar foolish.
Such machines quickly lose their cost
instead of saving it.
If you haven't tho ready cash
DE LAVAL machines may bo bought
on such liberal terms that they actually
pay for themselves.
Send today for new catalogue- and
name of nearest local agent.
The De Laval Separator Co.
Rlndolph & Cantl Sit.
Don't Get Wet!
will keep you dry as
nothing else will, because
they arc the product of
the best materials and
seventy years' experi
ence in mamifacturing.
A. J. TOWER CO.
TOWER CANADIAN CO., LUt
Compositors and Linofypo
Permanent positions la
Compositors $19. BO"
9d.nO ner weoli. r
u number of tha leading vstatillslimmits of
i:iiliviL-o unci vlclultv. Strlku on. Cull on of
74 Cortlmdt Strut address
NFUf VORK DCbKcl AKr CniCAUU I I'Ui'nu I Hi
1211 Mouailnock llluck, CUlcut'o.
M. lf writ wax A
Thos Who Smoke Um
TTWTfllMri MirIMMiW Mi i" ' i ' 111
A FIRST-CLASS CIGAR MADE OF A
FINE QUALITY HAVANA TOBACCO. Try Them.
ud "Agents" 5c Cigars Are Uaderi of the World. W.SiliS
Positirclf cared by
these Little Pilli.
They also rellcro Dis
tress from Dyspepsia. In
digestion and Too Hearty
Eating. A perfect rem
edy :er Dizziness, Ktosea,
Drowsiness, Sad Taste
In tho Month, Coated
Tongue, Pain In the Bide,
TOniTO irVER. Ibia
regulate the Bowels. Purely Vegetable.
SMALL FILL SHALL DOSE. SMALL MICE.
Genuine Must Bear
InmMtA with ills eecnliar to
their mz, used as doucbo it marvelous!? iuc
ftor-l diKbareei, faeals inUammatloa aad iocal
oreaets. curetloacoriuoca ana iueaicaiarm.
1'iiUne U in powder form In It dissolved In para
ntcr, and if far mora clcanilng, healing, germ Ir kill
and economical Uua liquid antir' if all
TOILET AND WOMEN'S SPECIAL USE!
for ails at druggists, W cente a boa.
Trial Bos aad Dook ol InatnictloM Fro.
TMt H. ?aaTow CoaifANV BeeroN, Maaa.
are a necessity to every
Farmer & Stockralser.
Sloan'3 Treatise on the Horse,
and Sloan's Advice on the
Care of Horses, Cattle, Hogs and
Poultry. Send your address to
a ABAkka jaa aaaaaaia RAAMU U1AM
OH. tflHL 5. SLOAN, bib ALDAN T SMttl, DUillffl, Rlnoo. - ad
IsjrrMt rltr for Ml at th low.. I prlrti hy
TO CURE THE GRIP
IS GUARANTCCD TO CUKE
BRIP, BAD COLD, HEADACHE AND NEURALIIA.
I won't II AnlUOrlplaa to a dalr who won't Saaraata
It. Call for our MOM BT HACK ir IT DO.VT CIM,
f. W. Dtemttt M. Mi. , Manufacturer, HprlngJMt, M 9
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