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ASHBVILLE DAILY ti'fife 1 THURSDAY EVENING, MARCH .0, 1890.
IBS Four Years on Crutches. For fifteen years I tu afflicted with rhen. mstism, four yesraof whicb I was compelled to go oa erutchea. Woitls are Inadequate to eipress the eufferlng I endured during; tint time. During these flltoen year, of exli tenee (It wae not llvlofl, 1 tried every known remedy without receiving any benefit. I Anally began on Swift'a Specific 18. 8. 8,1. which from the flm gave me relief, and to dav 1 am enjoying the bent of health, and am well man. I eandnlly believe that 8. 8. 8. Ii the butt totood purifier on the market to. day. J. D. TA VLOH, Cuba, Mo, Treatise on Blond and Skin Pieeastia mail ilfn'B. SWIFT SPKOIl'IC CO., MlnnlaOe. oct 2ftriKWly I'KOFESSIONAL CAKUS. DENTIST. A. S. Graham, D. D.S. Office Over J. H. Law Store. South Mnln street. Nitrous oilile or luuKliltiK gas administered for the piilnlc.e extraction of terth. Gold end porcelain crown. Attached to the natural root! of teeth, thu. uviilriing tl'e umc of platea. All operatluua iicrlalning to dentistry kill fully performed. Prices rensnnuhleenri entlii faction guaranteed, fehs DR. B. i" ARRINUTON.' office roome on Patton avenue, over ti e clothing 'tore of C. n. Wanton .V Co. Residence curncr of Wooilliu nod I.ncust street.. Thko. P. DAViliaoN, Thus. A.Jiixks Raleigh. Jah. it. Maktin, Aalrvlllc. Asheville. kAVIllttON, MAKTIN tk (IN1!S. Attorney, and Counsellors at Law, Ashevllle, N. C. Will prullue in the lltli and 12th Juillclr.1 fJIstrlcta. mil In the Hupivme Court ol North Carolina, and In the Pulcriil Courts ul' the Western lihtlrit-t of North Carolina Refer to Hank of Ashevllle. dtsel r. n. conn. -TVIHH At MKRKIMON. . ft. MKK.IUON. Attorney, and Counsellor, at Law Practice In all the courts, office: No.. 7 and H, Johnston bulldiiiK. dte r. w. ionhs. rOKUS c SHLKOKU. oat, a. tftirpomi Attorneys at Law, Ashcville, N. C. Practice In the Superior Omrls il Western Nurth Carolina, the Supreme Court ol tin State, and the federal Courts at Aaheville. Office In Johnston hull. ling, when-one mem bcr of the firm can always be round, tltnovlt A. TKNNBNT. Architect and Contractor. Plana, .eciflcatliins and estimates I'm ulshed. All work in in) line contracted lot. and no charge, lor drawings on contract awarded me. Krlcrcnce. when desired. Office: No. Ill Hendry Illock. North Courl Square. Ashevllle. N. C IcbltHtlv era H. DOUGLASS, I). II. 8, DENTAL ROOMS, . NO. 24 SOUTH MAIN ST., Over Grant tt Wlngert'a I'rug Store. Residence. No. U8 Huiley St. fcbliidly R. H. RRRVBS, U.D.S. II. K. ttMITII.U.D... Dr.. Reeve & SiuitU. DKNTAL OFFICE In Connelly Building, over Redwood's Store, I'atton Avenue. Teeth extracted without puln. with thenrw auarsthetic, and a ease, of irregularity cor rected. ubi;!dl.- JT RAMSAY, U. 1) 8. Dental miiiiX Oflice i In Barnard Hnllding Rntrane-e., I'atton Avenue and Main street. fcbUHillv A (TrHl'R M. FIBLU, Graduate Optician. Main Street. All mechanical ocular defect, of the eye cor rected. Hoar, for einmlnation 9 t 13 a. m., il t 8 ti. m. I"l" dtf MISCELLANKO'JS. VM. R. PENNIMAN PROPRIETOR Ol' THE ASHEVILLE BRICK WORKS, Aanevllle, 'N. C. t. O, BOI . JfJADFIELDS RpTIIIATnP If TlkKlN OURIMO, CHAHGl. Ql utt MUM OnHGtR'8i5vVlRmaWLl6t.VniDUl JS00K TO WOMAN "MUUDfHU moriELO rebui 4 ran co. Arum ol mf Amm laafHfi rp2Bdw1y IRATT'S ASTRAL ABSOLUTELY SAFE I PERFECTLY ODERLESSI Burnt In any Limit without dinger of Exploding or taking Are. See that you got the genuine, t or sals 0f BALTIMORE UNITED OIL CO,, AM1IKV1I.LI., N. C Mi4 (1Vw1v F.W.VESEY& SON, FLORISTS AND LANDSCAPE GARDENERS, Orrenhrtu.ee. No. 61 Chestnut. trcct.h-'twcen North Main ana Meirlmon Cut Fiuwers, Heildl" I'larte, Harny Ho ee, He, etc. Lav out around., drive, and walks, maki and plant heds, hordere etc, Prunl.v. fmlt tree, and shrubbery a .perlalty, Ple.e call on a. or addreet . through the mall. All order, promptly eiiM. . nmi0d9m 41 FEMALE- BRITISH MINERS To the NrtmlMT of a Quarter of ft Million Now on a Strike. England's Industries, on the Verga of Paralysis By Great Labor Dlsturhanae Liver. pool Docker. Baeoiiilng Bol.taraae. Vortj-Tliree Tletliue of the Glamorgan ehlre Mine Disaster Beeovered Other Foreign News, London, Maroh 18. Just as Kaiser WUIieliu'a uniuue lalm roal'vrenoe opena at tterlin to atU'inpt a settlement otques tiotu all'ectin,,' tlie work and wagea of mlnera, one or the ttrwilest mining aU ikea on record opran in England. The coincidence indataiee at least that the Enizliah mine laborers have no faith in the outcomu of the international confab, and do not cure enough about it to even wait fur the conclusion of the delibera lioua. And in this attitude, it must be aaid, the humble minor is for oure in line with tliu must exei'ieiiced bublniaa man and most eminent thinner. For no one has yet been found anywhere out aide of tiie Ueriuan eut,ieror a entourage who beliovus that any practical result Ul be reached by Hie confurenra. While the drWate of the invat pow era are tt'.lkintc almut the needa of tit minera utid the rihta of the mine own era, a quarter of a million miners iu lin lund will tie nio in a physical instead of a uieulul attempt to arrive at a solu tion ol the imeHtion. At present the odds iu favor oi' a tangible result being attained are largely on the aide of the doera as UKUinsl the lalKent. i tie striken say they have f tuiJa to support them in idleneat four wee vn if lieovaary. There is no dount (hut titer oan stay out at least two weeks, and this will probably sullioe to bring about a concession of their demanila. The lar'e manufac tories cannot afford to shut down for lack of o ml. If the English mines can not furnblt the regular supply the Mel- Sian and . .ertnan uiiues can, and when te British mino owner nudx ltis oustotn era supplying themselves from abroad be will oe oompeiieu to mavo terms wiw bis men or susiuin irretrievable loss. This is what the miners rely on, and : -L : i.. f i. eaperien.'tf juatliiea iiirir t:iit-i, iwt i. has always been thu case that wiih. a rising market for coal the English miner could force the mine owuer toadmithiin to an increased share of the prolita of the business. The strike will, it it thought, be of short duration. Even a abort stoppage of operations will cause a serious uetaugemout of industries. If the strike liuts even one week- scores oi factories will have to b shut down. throwing muny thousands of persona out of work. It roes of coal are aavano ing rapidly. The strike of the miners has created a scarcity of cod. Several Lancashire raiUs nave oecii eoinpcneu to snut aown beoauae of lack of coal. Others are run ninir on short time. The attitude of the strl ,ing miners varies according to the manner in which tueir aciuauua are met by the masters. Liverpool Docker. Tlie dockers on strike at Liverpool are becoming Iniaterous. Though saloons within the municipal limit were clued Sunday, thie in Hie suburbs were open Sunday, and were the headquarters for many a n ty assemoiage. i tie sinner, remain tirm. aud it was unanimously decioVd Sunday to continue the ttght. Fortsr-Thrwa llndlas Becovar.il. Ijindiin. Man-h 1 8. The Morsa mine. In Olamorirniishire. Walm. where a dis astrous explosion recently occurred, is airain ou lire, ine mine win oe nooneu. Tim bndiaa of fortv-three victims of the late disaster havo been taken out, but 11 is impossible to get the others. Eiupsrnr William to tha Pope, Br.RM.N. March 18. The Emperor William, in u letter to the poi. informs him that he lias aiipotnteil Mialtop h.onp, of Bie lau, oue of the delegates to repro aent Germany at the lalior conference, and assert ihut he depends upon the support of the atholic clergy in settling the social question. In replying to the letter, the po(e thanked the enieror for apMin:ing litshop Kopp, and declared Unit Himself olio tne cnurcn iitui always been interested in the uuestion, which be said would lie liest solved by the ap plication or the principles advocated uy Cbri-tian neople. which were Sunday rest sua iyukiuu. euurssu.. LadT Colin Cainpbnll HtatTa-atrnek. TiOSTHty. March 18. Lady Colin rainnlatll is atae-struck. Khe has writ ten a drama in which she will take leading part. She is negotiating for Liontion uieaier. muv umu wiihwu, .n,r her divorce, became unite a literary ocleliritv in Lontlon. rtbn wrote a novel nfiil.Hl "liareil Blnke." and earned con ilarahln miinev from ioiirnslistic work. Some people have descrioed her as the Diost Iw.iu.il ul woman ui Europe. She has heavr dark eyes, beautiful black hair, and a fare molded in soft oval linea. Hlie is neftrlr sii feet tail, and the lines of hur form are aaid to 1st per fect, Irish L-eal Onv.rnien Mnreih IR. Tha TTnlrmist ras pers in Ireliiiui are unanimous in their oonaemnutiiiu 01 anv ewnn,,,,, w. .m.. nl kn Iralaml. '1 heT BAV it unttlrl i e worso than Home Hide. The grave mid a.,riotui I lublin Express aaya so openly aud fearlessly. roralan Motes, Twenty throaaud Tyneslde aoginean have o-oneon a strike. Tun thousand miners In the north.ni dis tricts of Wales bin J JnlnM the strike. It is aunouiH-ed tbnt all Riwslnn Import duties will be raised throe months nenra, A iri. Is train fell Into th" rlv, - at Kllaw"- fold Sui.iay. and eovural of the tiulo hands wore killi d. tt. I. rwnnrtiil that Erjineror William will create en iniierud lalwr ilepartuisiit, headed by Dr. IIIu.Ktr, Tha British deloxatns to the intornatlonal labor oonferenoe were given dinner by Prinos Bieuiarek Sunday. Tha Duke of Orleans wrltas that he Is op posed to the pr.nuntutton to Preaiduut Car Dot of a petitiou for bis release. Baron Von H.irlei -li, l'ruislitit minister of the interior, Buudny reoelveil the Inlsw ooo- ferenoe dulugntnt at the Hotel de Koine, The edict nf the Emperor William, eom maniling that ill-tn-ntiiient ot vtmuion sol diere, by olHcers, be puiiUbeil, has borne good fruit III V'ral recent leHtnnces. The most notuble ease Is tuat oi uuiit, noon math, who has been Imnrlarmed at Mrrelsti on a four months' euutonou, fur ei uulty to a private. The eniiwror end amnrees and es-Kinpreas FTederlrk attended the ooiuworutiou of the Protectant church of the Berlin garriMin Hundny. The nldeat child of the Prince of Vlonte- neirro, frincaa Horka, Is dead. Hhe marrleil Aug. 11, 1K68, to Prune INiter Ear- ageorglevitob. The Cologne f)ant.te threatens war to the knife atrnlnat 1'nnin Bismarck if the ohao eellor ftirnw an alliance with Dr. Wind- hoint, the leader of the Clerical party, The Berlin ivirruspoudnnt of Tbe London Dally Telezranh says that Bishop Kopp, of BraaUtu wna nominated as a delogate te tbe labor oonferenoe out of courtesy to the rope. Tbe village of Q.uiumI, 8 wl norland, has bean alianet totally d.etroyed by Hie. Fully three-fourths of the ImlMinjs of the place were buraed. The lost Is very heavy. Many of tbe villagers wars injured, Tbe new HuuRarlan cabinet is nfloially annoonsed. Count Biapary beeonus) prime mluister and minister ot the ulterior, and Herr Betldenbeoommminlstorof hnsbandry. The other eabinot ofUours will be retaiued by the present tucuinheuta The Berlin labor oonferenoe was duly or ganised Saturday. Baron Von Berlepsoh was chosen president. The sittings will be held dally, aud proceedings are to be kept secret uutU protocolal by thj governments represented In the eonrermine, the Doay will likely reach a flnal arljouruuieut not utter than March .10. Tbe new Kronen Cabinet is composed as followsi Preslileut nf the council and min ister of war, M, He Kreycinoti minister of foreign affairs, M. Rlhnt; interior, M. Con stansi finance, M. Kiuvier jtistloe, M. Fal lieres; coinini'tHw, M, Rocbut public instruc tion, M. BonrgHoIsi agrioultum, M. Develle; public works, M. Utiyot; iiiarine, IL Barbey; oologies, M. Erveima THE TONTO APACHE3. Tbe Bantor I. t'ttrrent That They Are Ripe for a tla-volt, Nkw York, March 18. A speoial to The World from luce in, Aria,, aayst A special diupatch to The Star Olobe aaya tbat lor some weeks wis lonto Apaches at Charley Pan'a camp on the Oils river, two milea from the agency, bave been autlug sullenly, un reo. is Issue Clerk Hurrowa and Industrial Teacher .lerry visited the camp for the fiurimee of issuing ration tioketa to tne mliaiia. The otlioers noticed that the nmnber of Indians nreaent did not tally with the number given as entitled to rations, and they demanded that the missing ones be produced. This did not suit the Tontoe and some of the bucks got their guns and requested the inter preter to tell narrows ami aerrj uuu Ihev hail letter return to the agency. Inch they did. On Saturday about eighty ol the TnntiM were coral led at the ran t anus agencv ana tney wui oe taken tn fort I'ui'on for safe keeping. It is now thought that the Tontos were ripe for a re . olu RAN AGROUND. The Steamer Ue.paiob With lleerelarjr T,.n i,d Pitrlv on Board, WAAlltvilTOW Mnrrh 1M. .' tcnptATV Tracy, acximpunieo oy .urs. uiuur din7 anil Mailt, and alra. llsaon. left Washington hatnriUv morning on tne Despatch, en route tor .Norfolk, and a trip of route days' duration. A high wind forced tlie water of the pj... inm 1.1, a Ituv flMrttvnain, tita flenth to such an extent that the vessel ran ground on Cedar Point ahoal, about sixty mil fiom the city. A passing vcnscl worked for several hours attempting to release the Des patch, nut was uusuocesitniL iney were comnelled to wait until the wind chantred before the vovaire could be continued. Latter) Charter Hapsaleil. Inmvn.i.F.. Kv.. March I", The Ken tuck v legislature has passed the measure placing a severe penalty upon any persons refusing to answer questions of alegislative investigation oommittee. This bill was mane necessary oy ine ais oovery on the part of witneaaes in tha lottery investigation who refused to an swer, of the fuel that they could not be committed for contempt. J he lottery ran now be coerced into revealing what it das been doing. At the same time tlie senate passed acta reealing the charters of the Covinxton. Newport. Krankfort and all other lotteries in tne state. Nine Crooked Postal Marks Arre.ted. Chattaniwhia, Tenn., March 18. Cant. M dds. I'nited States government . ' .....J . l.....l"J t Saturday! that "luring the st twenty- two uavs lie iihb arri-ir(i moo iuii clerks for rilling the mails: that twenty- . A 1 II kA l...r.u...niv ftl hilla. all inarkiwl. and every one nf these had been stolen whde going thivu 'h the mails, lie also stated that a colnrca posiat eiera ou in uew M.inM.i. lion srt.fi m mi iii.rim illla on his nerwin wlien arrested few days ago. 11,. it suS Cuntanta flamed Tl. -j... v 111 IN Tha depot or the t nicngn anil Alton at noou I.. ....... l....nlU'iili ullil- .'nnlj.nfA ftatlir. UUWVi ' ' ,,-, .... .... .... . " - .. dav night, including all the furniture mw,A liw.nM,. nf llta .liviuittn train Hia- patcher's ollice, aud the olHeea of the division silerinu'n(i''iit sun . laiuu train master. ISeteral small buildings aujaceiir. were isu wunuiuw, NEWS IN BRIE". Oeadeneatton nf lataraatlaa lleras as) Various aulslaeSa. Ohio legieXitora an trying to secure filial adjournment April li. Urs, Hani-sia and party arrived at at. Auguetlue. rla., Saturday. A llcKr. -snort. Pa., pre-i'bar, named Man sell, was couvlrted nf lying. It Is now thought tbat the worst of the loaer ll4dppl flood le over. lira Ellen MuKee died at Columbus, Ol, on tbe 14th Inst., aged 101 yeara Three persons were killed by ears at a rauV mad croaiuiig uaar Jackson, alien, Rev. D. W. Helmirk, who killed Id. Palmer at Neoui, Iowa, was aoqullUu. John tfary, . fall in a gutter at Urbane, O.i whu.! on a spree sod Cross to uaau v A fanner tiamrd Eiurtburn sad bis wife wsre lUltesl by ears at Bridgeport, Psna, Towuaend Ware, of airflold, O., who tried to uiiiitler hll wile, Orowned huuaelf. Prank Blpe and his wife wsre fatally tn. Jural by a runaw ay aocideat at -aii-v-i, Utuo. A threa-wMiW Jaunt throngb the south la being arraugtd for tbe Pau-Aiitenoaa dale. gataa. Tbe Dour mill of J. C Comer., at Oeorga. town, III., was dwtruyed by Ore baturda DlRhk Two man were blown to pleuss by bolter exploslou uaar Carbondale, Pa, But urday. Tbe question of wltnltting Idaho and Wyoming will be eouaidcred iu tne houss Uarch l Cltisens Anti gambling league baa clnaid up tbe ganililing hells of Courted Bluffs, lows. The millet ment sga lost John L. Sullivan was quashed by the Missis 4pui supreaie ouurt, Delnntiva The Kentucky house has ruisaed the Senate bill oumtstllliig wltuiasaa to testify In Uie lottery iuvastigaUua, Tbe ir sips at Kort lavanworth, Kan. are preparing tu mute Ul tee Uherokes strip Uiuxuul the lsaiMtrs, New Yoi k lP"in, bard up for news, print au boaglnnilie awvu t of the eapiursuf Jay Uould by pirates In Wt. Oeorgn Thoituu, of Newark, O., bna skipped out on aeouunt of gauibling debts, leaving a hr ik .te hearted wua, Jobu Bmwu, bl, txrving his sevauth term fur oouuiei U'iling, dust at the Uble peultuu. Uarj Bumiay with euusuniptlun. Agaut Auaius, of tbe Hi ebiuouil and Dan ville railroad at est I'olut, Va., baa oor red an allegi d I'JO.oUD alea-Uga A bill, nuiiibiuliik tlie Australian tent with uniitml oi eieutioue by the gennnd governuieut Una buun Introduivd iu eou. graaa llayor IVmd, of Han Francisco, baa sn. urovad the law r, niovuig "Uttluatoan" bit. tne suburua. Jubu aud bis Joans arsaa eltad. Firs la tbe ueisw ul Use Oood Bliepoant Cbicugu LauM a uuuiu aiuoug UUU liirls ouu uthur iumatee, but uo una was seriously in jured. TU. senate In secret session Monday oon. armed tun uoiuin.itiun of Andrew Davidson, ot New Vork, tlrst deputy ooauuissiousr of peusiona Louis tioldsslL who stole (4,000 worth of Jewely from Ids brother-in-law's store a. Cleveland, O., has been arretted at St, Jo seph, Mo. Uouss committee on military affoira will iutroUuou a bill tu revive the ollice of lieu- teuaut kenural of the army fur the benefit of lien. bVbuuuid. Kulogies ou "Fntber" Kelley were pro. nuuuued in the bou-e Saturday by Itepre senUltvea O'Ntull, McKiuley, Uoluian, Mills, C's-uon, Alia.euua, lleyburu and others. Burcbull, tbe supposed murderer, is said to have swindied etsjiety at Puiladelpbia aud Lous" brunch, some yean sgo, by represent ing hiuisell us Lord Hugh Lu.lie Courtney, bithuu rustur astounded the Washington Methodist Uuiacopul ooulureuoe by asking that uieuibera u iio were tipplers should rise up in their eeuts and ask to be itusiulssed, !iu niuuiber urotsx Rev. H. B. Maub'U, of the First Metho dist Episcopal ohuicb at Mc Keesport, Pa, was suspeuUed, having been found guilty of une of the lour cburgus of lying by a jury. Defamation oi character wua not proved. Alfred lliggs stubbed Mary UurdiuK, his seputed tils, at Washington, D, C, with a kullu, an also tt si ruu Jamison, who Inter, lured, and made his sscapa, The woman will die with twenty-two horrible wounds. Tbe presiilenuy ot tbe united Statu, is the highest gift In tbe power ol the people, but the piuuduut has the power to nuke a still higher one. lie can appoiut tbe poatmaatar at Mineral 1'oint, Cob, l.uot) feat above the a. An Insurance charter, granted by Richard and Thouuis Penn, prnpi uitoni and govern ors of Pennsylvania during the reign of George 11 of Knglaud, has been found in of tbe Ohio uuurauce oouuuis- ntuuor. A peculiar religious sect in Elliott county. Ky., knonn as "Uobby Oroeuurs," do not observe tbe Sabbath. In summer they curry bushes over tbuir heads to keep off tbs sun and near samlals in preference tu other foot gear. Bishop Mi'Kencta, of Zululand, who died on Feb. 0 of enterin lever, gave instructions previous wills ilumlse that bis oorpie should be burial iu Zulu fashion. Accordingly no com- was Used, but tbe body was tied up in a blanket in a kneuiuig position and was thu. placed in a bole. Early Mouduy morning Joyous' livery table at Norwood, a suburb of Cincinnati, was bunioiL presumably- by incendiaries. Five horses were burned alive. The fire spread to tbe adjoining buildings, and a blacksmith shop, one or two dwellings and tbe toll house weni destroyed. Tha Ladies' Holly wraai Memorial aasocia. tion, at Itichiuond, va., will petition tbe city council to uuve tbe house occupied by Jefferson Davis during the war preserved Irou diatruutiun and turned over to the assouiuiton, to be used as a mosoiun of Con- lederate relics and tnemurial ball. Harry W. King, preluot of the Pennsyl. vaiua bun Itutd a for the instruction of tbe bbwl, at I'm la lelphla, was arrested 8unday for abusing boys ut the uistltutton, on a warrant strum out by Ibouuts W. Barlow, a member nf the state board of cnaritlas. ibeaimsi is the o itorue of an investiga tion begun on Tuswlav last by the board ot inaiutgcr at tbe iustuuos of oue of the in structors. CONGRESS. Seventieth liar. The v-iuite was uot in session. Iu the boui-e K isdutloiu were adopted ulilnir fur information about the Pacino railroad funlies, iuquirinit hi regard to tha faellii it and mouey at the coomutud of of war d-partna-nt to guard tbe levees of the Mlssis-inni river and what steamers can be Used to ncue those In peril. Bonis un- importaut territnrial bills were passed ana tbe k'elley ulepil'oniuumed tbe baUnoe ot the time until adjournment, Dishorning Cattle. The auenliiiu of whether or not it la cruel to dishorn cows is ueiore tne Scotch court, the defense being tbat it ia ucrossary to cut utf the hums of Irish and Canadian cattle to keep them from griug each other in the feeding courts used in Scotland our ine t lie winU r. One witness testilied that experience hud converted him to favor duhoriiiiiff, and that lie now nracUora it witu all nia utiernsey eowa who seem to sillier little pain from the operation and the quulity oi whoso milk in nut Directed by iu The Knfflisb cuurta have held that tue practice waa cruel one. New York Bun. A Past Eagle. The rrew of ft steamship at Sun Francisco number among their pet young eagle which they caught on Alaskan bores. It ia perfectly con tented with its new home, and when reporter went up the guiijfrn.y to the aecs me oini. which is now omj uuu grown and about aa large as a wild irooaa. anied tlio arrival ami went bop ping toward mm, expecting to receive a aamiy morsei, lue eagiu is tuvont ble with all the Bailor, and being al lowed ita freedom grows more inde pendent, it la aaid, aa th uays go oj. r -, i, i . j runuueipuia ueager. A ni Snow Beak la Nevada. There la a snowbank in tha Sierra can von. lbout two milea northwest of Genoa, thut ia superbly beautiful. It covers about fifty acres of land, from 60 to Kin feet, ana no tnrun or tree sticks through tha surface to mar iu beauty. unnoa Uourter. asssssisiiessssssisieefg The Foremost Cocoa of Europe, Tha Coming One of America. vsuitt rc- corrxt- oood ro THM KMMTta. The clalmi of cocoa as a uief ul article of diet are stead Uy winning; recognition. Un- j like tea and coffee, It is not; only a stimulant butanour Itherj and It has the great ad vantage of leaving no narcotic effects. Hence it Is adapted VanHouten's Cocoa "BEST&GOES FARTHEST" to general use. The strong may take it with pleasure, and the weak with Impunity. srVsa Hntrm'a Oooru " eaee titoe. Hosts assd") lss.es o Interna, .ffwu e. Iks aeeeeas trstsm. It is a. eeo.r. Ihsra fne, thai la all parts ot the awle. this Ismsvir's Oosea It reeaaMaeaded by ased. lealasea lastead r tea and eosTVe ar iatkev eaeaas or akeealnte. tar dwllr 1 s be skildrMi se ad.lts, hsl. and aiek, nsk sad pew. "tsnrset sal. Is th. aetld." ask ItoVis Boerss'ssse MiaeV. xjjjirirJis'tfse's's'rrf p"1 1 ODDS AND ENDS. Flftv thousand Bank of Encland notes are, on the average, made daily. About 300 ormiu grrindera arrive in Loudon every June from Italy, and leave again about October. A New HamDslilre woman has sot out to count tlie kernel of corn on 60,000 full sized cobs, and at last re ports she hud got through with 8,000 cobs and was uot discouraged. The British military authorities an nounce us the subject for the prize es say of tlie United service institution for 1HU0, "lue tactical operations of the future aa affected by the introduction of magazine rifles and machine and tuck til ing guua and smokeless pow der. ' . Last year there were 8.131 calls to Urea in London. Of these fi94 were false alarms, 11)9 were chimney tires and 8,338 for other tires, 153 of whicb resulted in serious damage. D orty-lour persona were burned tu death. To ex liiiiruiim tlie Urea . O.OUO. 000 galloua, or 93,000 tons, of water were used. r". Theliisrliest meteorological station in Europe la ou top of Uie fcSouiibliok, in Austria, 10, 168 feet above tlie level of the aea. The operator ia Poler Lech ner, who lives there with no human companion, and with no communica tion with the outer world except by telegraph and telephone. The Pike'a Peak cogway will be il luminated the entire seven miles by electricity. Carbons will sparkle on top of the old giant of tuetluckies, and a night train will be run for the oeneUl ot those wno enjoy novelty, it will require an enormous outlay of money to put in the plant, but the contractors say it will be done. Tbe English array and navy is being outraged by the sight of men in the uniform of the hirliest olllccrs parading about the street of 1mdoii at the bead of processions of sandwich men advertising soup, and it is found thut there is no law to prevent uny one from wcuriug uuy uiiiiorin except mat of a policeman. The Russian government has taken a step toward alleviating the condition of prisoners. It has purchased a steamer to convey prisoners on their way to Siberia down the Volga instead of sending them on the old barges, which made the voyage a terrible eruelty. The rap; ball at Vienna at the close of the curnival aeaaon was a great auo cess and netted $9,000 for the poor of the city, lhe Highest members of the local aristocracy in coaiiy caricatures of ratfircd costumes danced ut the ball, grand luUius assislvd us beggars, mere were ragged quadrilles of honor, three imDeriaf urvhdukes figured us acaven v . ... .. gora, and military ollicera, disguised as beggars, dunoeu a cuiicitu. Ou a half acre of land in Middles borough. Kv.. the town which ia now haviinr a boom, there are twenty-four distinct vurietitw of trees, aa follows: lute uiik, walnut, ri'd ouk, poplar, cherry, ausaufras, persimmon, plum, niuple, mulberry, pawpaw, hickory, water beech, dug wood, sycamore, willow, ash. clui. red haw. box elder. sweet gum, spicewood, black gum. black huw. During a storm which recently ired in the canton of Neufchatel, in Switzerland, a shower of living cater uillars fell on tlie lull of tjretcts. luey were in my nulls, uud of three species some yellow, tne others oiack auo varvinir in lenirth. Among tlie cater pillars were many other insects. The source from wtiicn tue gale convcyeu them is unknown. Stanley savs that during his recent African exssuiiiou lie came across a new and interesting race of blacks, the V aluminas, who were ausoiuteiy cu roueun iu tvne and very inUilligent Thevai)iv-ared to bo descendants of the ancient Ktliiopians, who aeltled iu a way not known to niiu in rpiatonai Africa. These people uever mingled with tbe aboriginal races, but kept their blood intact, considering the or dinary negroes beneath them. Two vears ago the condition of thut beautiful monument of Moorish art, the cathedral of Seville, once a inosaue. excited great anxiety. A pillar and nart of au arch in the uave icu. ana fears were entertained that the whole building might suddenly collapse. It is now believed that by massive sub struction the danger of further mis chief has been averted. The fallen pil lar and arch are being replaced, and other extensive repaint aim restora tions ra being oarrned out. Worked s.lkc at Cbunu. Rradncld's Femnle Rcuttlator worked like a cbnrm; improvement been wonder luhcnnnot rxurcss nv icrntitudr. viisn every hidy nfflicted would try it. I know it would cure them. .Mas. iri.a ix.imku Spring Grovr. Flu. Write The Bradtutd Rrif. Co.. Atlanta Ga., for particulars. Sold by all drug' nuts. O.VI5 EXJOY8 Roth the mt'tliod ami resiilUt when Svrni) of Fik-s is tnkvii: it is plcimant mil n trceliing to the taste, aud acU fully yet promptly on tlie Kidneys, uiver anil Howels, Cleanses tne ays lem ellei'tiiallT. dietttls colds, head itflita and levers nnd cures habitual coiielipntion. Kyrup of Figs is the inly remedy ot its kinn ever pro ilnrml. tilfnainir tn the taste and so ,,tall tn tlm almnarh. tironipt in Its srtlnn itnii truly beiiefirisl in its etli'fls, proiiaiftl ami v from the most healthy anil Birrr-falile tulietaiici'S, its iiiniiv eict'llfiit qualities commend it to nil ntiil hnvs rustle it the Diost popular remerlr knnwii. Syrup of Fits is for sale In BOc ami -1 ImttloH liv all K uiliiitf drug- gista. Any rt'lmMf (lriitf).'iit who nniv nut have tt mi hand will pro cure It promptly for tiny one who Wishes to try U. vn liot accpi any sulMlitule. CALIFORNIA FIO SYRUP CO. J4V HWiMCO. Ctl, wuiamu, nr. row, .r. MISCELLANEOUS. MACK, STABLER & CO. -MANUFACTURERS OP- 'ERFECT FITTING FINE CLOTHING 109 & in West Tbird St., Cincinnati. For Sale by all Leading Clothiers. Jan22 d3m Aataevllle, N. C. P. A. DEMENS WOOD WORKING CO., Munafacturcr. and Dealers In all kind, of Dressed LUMBER. Door, Haftta, Blinds, MouldlnKS, and Bar Fixtures, and all Hard Wood Lumber hot 14 dly Telephone FITZPATRICK BROS. & ROBERTSON. Dealers In Wall Paper, Window Shades and Patent Hangers, Paints. Oil. and Varnishes, Maaary's Mixed Paints and Colore. Window Olaes, bott French and tn erica. We keep in stock St. Louis and Kentucky Lead. fcbfldly p5 f MANN, JOHNSON & COMPANY, 8UCCBSSOKS TO SHEPARD, MANN A JOHNSON, ANO THE BLAIR FURNITURE CO NO. 37 PATTON AVENUE. Wholesale and Retail Furniture Dealers, And Undertakers. per Prompt attention irlven to all orders, day or nixht. Chicago & Alton R.R. FASTB8T KOl'TB TO KANSAS CITY AND THE WEST Asbrvllle to Kansas City In 37 hilars. Ashcville tu Iienver In !1 hours. . iu . e. t.'r.. L'Mlirurula. and Pwrtlanil. Ireuoa, in B dnvs. Snllrf Vestihuled Trains St. Mala to kan sas City. Keclinlna- chnir ear free. For full Inlormatloa can on or wnie 111 B. A. Newland. nisttirt Passenucr AKent. Nn. 10 I'atton Ave., Asheville. N.C. J. CHAKI.TO.N, O. P. A., Chtraito. HI. ACKINAC Summer Tours. euc STiAMias. Low Ratss. Four Trips per Weak Betweea DETROIT, MACKINAC ISUND rk.v, ssnlt at, atstls. aad Lak. Muma w.r rorta. tstt Week Osr BMwm. DETROIT AND CLEVELAND aswi.1 ...sr th. swih J.s., J1?, Aii. ..s fwe. Doubl" Duly Llui, B.is.o ChlCAQO AND ST, JOSEPH. MICK. OUU I LLUSTR ATE O PMSHttT5 Raujssnd Ksnursl n Tloks's will hnfn n.bid bv TOurliakn Asent. cra- di... I, B. WHITCOMB, 0. P. .. DrtsAi. Mi:h. . O.trolt and Cl.neland Steam Hi... Oo. mayia 1 3 cA.rj M8 matt 7M jmiz not A Day. A r.At or a I'": a iitv it ma CASK l A MAN WIIH tl u KKi.ntlK "Al l. Rl.'N IIOWN," AMI IUs 1'KHI'N 10 TAKE ) THAT ttr.MAKhA.I i. t.t.:l I KillUTKR, SCOTT'S 1 r r KIULSIUW OF PURE COD LIVER OIL WITH Hypophosphites of Lime & Soda 11 NomiNO VNUst'AL. This r MtHKlkN fCRFtiSMKUOVla AND OVKR Alain. I'ai.atahi a as mii k. En. rsissKO ay I'jivoii'iAN., S"l n KV Al L )KI'tllllT. AVUIIUl HSTIIUTIONSANO IMITATtiiNS. BovUdAiwIv tatha.at TOM nAnxuvumfv-aruvuvT. JJ J 5HJ en) I L- 1 J Near Passenger Depot. Stairwork, Mantels, Bank kinds of Building: Material. Work a Specialty. No s6 All eye. fitted and Ut guaranteed. A com plete stock of the above food, at GRANT'S DRUG STORE, 34 SOUTH MAIN STRBBT. Oculists' Prescriptions a specialty. arp3 dotn ' A CARD. Bditor Asheville Cltlien: That oar man j friends may know how wc are setting on wc will state that we took la in Hotel anb Store 9,000 iu Vive Wccka. Took in Inst Saturday over $700. 478 of that was hotel, balance store. Hotel regis tered 215 that day. Had 0.000 arrivals la a month'. Our at ck la mammoth SOO feet IntiK and IS fret wide. Tell the balance of the world tn come and aee "Old Ched" amlle, and buy goods of us and save 10 to 25 per cent. novlSdtf S. H. CHBDB8TBR BOM. TO WEAK HE,) Baffcrlni from the effects of roathral errors, saltr daeay.wastliiaweaknMs, lost manhood, to.,: BOOO, STO., ft will sand a valuable treatise I sasiMi eoaauaiag sail eoaktlala BTof ebr parrlenlsre for bom. enra, FRESf ehsnje. A Balanitis madlaa! vrark t ahouM I 11 ob iwsa i7 - soan who la aerreu. aad esbllltaud. AiHrsaSj rrex. v. c. ro w-k, aootiBB, i nnvA ilaiw 1v Street Car Schedule. Beginning at .3S a, m. Bndlng 10.00 p. m. Car leavte Square for Depot every hoar aad half hour. Car leave. Square for Melke's, Oonbleday and Camp Pattua 7 minute, after each hear and half hour. Car leaves Melke's. Iloableday and Camp Patton 7 minutes before each hoar aad half hour. Schedule rare connect at Square. Train car me ta every train, one vallae al. lowed each passenger. THU AHHBVILLB STRBBT BY. CO. JAND PUR BALB. In nnrauance of the provlslona of a eertaln written contract eaecuted by and between the undersigned anil John Brown oa the 7th dav of October. lMS'i, and on account of the failure of aaid John Hrnwa aad of hie assignee, J. B. Sams, co comply with the coo. illtlons nr .aid coatraet, aan finding that alter doing great damage and committing waste ua saul land said Urown ha. assigned hi. interest therein to J. B, 8.1ns. I .hall ca po. to sale at punnc auction lor eiisn m ine court house ilottr In the city 01 Ashevllle at 12 o'clock meridian, on Moaday, tne aiet ilav of March, I811O, the tract of land oa which the .aid John Brown haaneretotnre' re sided, King on the weat side of the Preach Hroad river and between said river aad the tiorman briilac road and the Turkey creek road, aiUolnlBg the lands of W. W. Smith, nrwiira iiwcnoy ami win. is. r.r mwi. ,.r tletiliie descrltttiiin n ferencc la made to the deeil re. nrilrti In Monk 40, Jiagra 12A, 137 and 1 2S In the Register s office of Buncombe countv. iar3dtde RICHMOND PBAROON. THB LAKOKST AND BBHT BC1PPBD IN THU SOUTH. CHEMICAL ANO ANALYTICAL LABORATOWU OP II. C. Woltcrcck & Co. CONsrLTINO CMHSIIST AMD MIHINO BNOUtBaBS. Analyst, of Metals, Ores. Coal or Coke, Mia cral Waters, I'crtlllicrs, etc. PKICB LIST ON APPLICATION, Mining proierty Investigate-, developed, bought anil anlil, Corresfiondence eolldtetl. Sample, can be sent by mall or c niece. If cent by ispress, chargee meet be prepaid, Ageots wanted la every place. . CbttanocfM Tena. DR. H. C. WOLTCRBCK, botS dwljr Ma-agsr.