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j KnniTAISEEB, Volume XXX CONSOLIDATED 1882. THE DALLES, OKEGON, SATURDAY, OCTOBER 26, 1889. NUMBER 11 IIJlEli-MOtJJiTAISEEK. VIII PRINTED EVERY SATURDAY BY Johh Micheil, Editor akd Proprietor TERMS OF SUBSCRIPTION. .S.0 . 1.00 Single copy, one year. Biugle oopy tii months ja-Terms strictly In advance. r . o,... Th hallet. Or., as Stoma 'FafZTZZouu thenar Clan Matter for transitu um LIST OF STATE AND COUNTY OFFICIALS. ,.S. Pennover O.W.McBride Governor Secretary of State Geo. W. Webb Senator. J.H. Mitcueu n Uortnftnn Congressmui ".V.V.Frank Baiter DWlO 4UIWI COIAT1. Geo. Herbert 5,, " V Q. H. Thompson Clerk " ..Geo. Kuch Treasurer j George A. Young Commissioners U. A. Leaveua . . H. Gourlay K.rZT.V E.F. Sharp Superintendent of Public school A-.C-SSfSf Coroner " Professional Cards. rB. J. G. BOYD. PHVSTPIA1M ANTi SURGEON. 'ihe Dalles, Oregon. Office Rooms 6 and 6, over Moody & McLeod store, corner 2d and Washington Sis. Residence North side Fourth St, near Lincoln. Calls In city or country answered at all hours. J. B. COHOOW. QONDQN & CONDON, Attorneys at Law. Office On Court street, opposite the Old Court House, The Dalles, Or. B. THOMPSON, 'Attorney and Counselor at Law, nmm Ko-rt Annr fcn TT S t And Office Will practice in all Courts, and in the U. 8. Land Office. Collections promptly attendeo to. D 81DDALL D. D. 8. TCItmna Oxide or Laughing Gas Given . For Painless extraction of Teeth. Rooms, sign of the Golden Toots, Second oueei. D R. H. LOGAN. Omra: Rooms 2 and 8 in Land Office Building. a C. HOLL1STER, phvaii-ian anil Snrcreon. Rooms over Dalles National Bank. Office hours 10 A.M. to It M.,and from ito P.M. Residence West end of Third street. Q D. DOANE, M. D., Physician and Surgeon, The Dalles, Oregon O-mcs Over French & Co.'s Bank. RssiDHca Over McFarland French s. -QR. S. B. WALTER. Physician and Surgeon. Diseases of Children a speciality. Erskinsville Sherman Co., Oregon. DR. J. F. DICKSON, GRADUATE or run onto University. Canada. Office room, oyer Moody's store. Office hours 8 to 10:30 A. M.; 2 to 4 P. M. Co unto calls prcmptly attended. rriuTS m a noHTiaeTos AY3 HUNTINGTON, Attorneys at Law, Office In French's Building, Second 8t, between Washington and Federal. T. HOKE, ATTORNEY AT LAW. Room 5, over Postoffice, The Dalles, apSdaw E. ATWATKR, ATTORNEY AT LAW, THE , Dalles, Oregen. apr 10-wU b. s. ncrea. 8XO. WATKLNS. D UFUR WATniMa, Attorneys-at-Law. NOTARY PUBLIC. Rooms over Moody MeLeod's store, next door to Fishft Bardon's, Washington St, B ENNETT ft WILSON. Attorneys at Law, Office in Schanno's'building, upstairs. The Dalles Oregon. J. L. BTOttT. w. L. BSADSIIAW. gTORY ft BRADSHAW, Attorneys at Law. The Dalles, Oregon. J G. KOONTZ, Real Estate. Insurance and Loan Agent Agents for the Scottish Union and National In surance company of Edinburgh, Scotland, Capital 80,000,000. Valuable Farms near the City to sell on easy terms. Office over Post Office, The Dalles, Or. McCOY ft MoCOY, BARBERS, Second Street, net door to MacEarchern ft MacLeod's. The cleanest shave, the nobbies hair-cut and most health ful baths. P80 A. A. BONNY, Central Market, Comer Court and Third streets, The Dal es Oregon. We always keep the best. Cash paia or fat stock. 1 u GEO. ANDERSON, ALL KINDS OF GUNS, Revolvers. Ammunition. Fishing Tackle, Pocket Cutlery, Razors, etc, etc. Repairing and New Work done to Order. Second Street TUK DALLES OREGOK ladies, Attention! A Sew Invention for Dress Catttlnff. A. Self-Instructor That can be used by a man or woman, and which gives a perfect fit. Price of scale, including a key of full instructions, 3 50. Can be had by calling on or addressing auS-89 MRS. C. L. I HILL1PS The Dalles, Or, OREGON-:-BAKERY, A. KELLER, Prop'r, Washington street, next door l-elow Geo. Ruch's. Dalles, Oregon. Having the Bakery formerly owned by Geo. Ruch, I am prepared to furnish families, hotels and res taurants with the choicest Bread, Cakes and Pies. Denny, Rice & Co. Wool & Commission Merchants 610 Atlantic Ave., Boston. rfrrC a fed ranees made on conaljrnmenti. "P PAGAN MERCHANT TAILOR Saltings of all kinds, imported and Jomestte on band. FIT WARRANTED. None but the best of labor employed and satis ction guaranteed Jerome Lauer. . Proprietor of tne ThirdSi.roulirj&nil Fish Markst Will always keep on sals Puget Sound Fish, Chickens, Turkeys, Also, Provisions, Candies, Tobacco and Cigars. Leave tout orders, ss they will receive prompt ttCBtion. JEROME LAUER, Miscellaneous. WANTED! lly old friend 8 and the public, one and all to come and ace me in the jluWGoliiMalel ON UNION AND RAILROAD STS, Where one can get all the comforts of Home. My rooms are furnished With Spring Beds, and the Tables second to none in the city. Price same us before. Meals z5 cents; Lodging 25 cents. T- T. NICHOLAS, frop'r. NJEI?TUIVE W.g hki d Sail Eonis, 110 Front Street, THE DALLES, - - - OREGON. CHAS. FRAZER, PROP R IS" None bat the moat skillful artists era ployed. Hot and Cold and Shower Baths for the comfort of patrons. At the old stand of R. Lusher. L. RORDEN & CO., DEALERS IN Crockery & Glassware LAMPS CHANDELIERS AND FIXTURES Rogers Bros'. Platedware, IXL Pocfcet Cutlery. J. Russell k Co's Table Cutlery, Keen Kntter Shears and Scissors, ggEvery One "YVarranted.JfgJ CIGARS AND TOBACCO, SMOKERS' ARTICLES, Fancy Goods and Notions, Iron Wheel Wagons; Bicycles; Bird Cages; Agents for tne Hew Home, White and lioyai st.Jonn dew ing Machines, Needles and Attachments for every Machine. Picture Frames in stock or made to order. Law & Saltmarshe, AT THB T ID STOCK IK WILL PAY THE ffighestCash Price for Hay and Grain. WTHEY HAVE AMPLE FACILITIES FOR STORAGE. The Dalles Lumbering COMPANY, Successors to TBOS. JOHNS & CO. MINT BUILDING GROUND. Tux Dalles, ... Okegon. BIALsM IB ALL KIKDS OF ROUGH AND DRESSED Lumber and Builder's Material. ALB Shingles, Fence Posts Lime and Hair. 4ST7VACTUBSRS OF DOORS. WINDOWS, BLINDS. Orders from abroad receive prompt attention. Trees! Trees! Trees! FRUIT TREES I Ornamental Trees, Shade Trees and Timber Culture Trees Ornamental Shrubbery, XEoses! . ltoscs! Greenhouse Plants, We have on hand at thin date a few hundred Italian and Petite Prunes, which we offer at reasonable prices by the hundred. THE CELEBRATED NEW PLUM, we oner 25 cents each. Don't be humbugged by paring 1 for them, for we warrant ours to be genuine MAKLAMA. Also, CABBAGE and TOMATO PLANTS in large supply. Send for Catalogue and prices. Aoaress, THE JEWETT NURSERIES lOse White Salmon, W.T. O. !Es. Bayard, KealEstateJnsnrance & Collection Agency. Mo. 1 13 Third St in Masonic Ballding. Agent for the Northwest Fire and Marine InsuranceCo., Best Home Company on the Coast. Also Afreet for Life and Pacific Surety, Accident Insurance Companies. Having been appointed correspondent for he Lombard Investment Co. I am prepared to make Loans on pood Rea Estate Security in Wasco and Gilliam Counties, also in Washinuton Territory. If you WANT MONEY Call on or address C. E. BAYARD, The Dalles, Ogn. Notary Public and Commissioner of Deeds for Wash ington Territory. J. P. JOHNSON, Successor to Senfert Bros., Proprietor of ins flmerican iTlarkei SECOND STREET, And dealer in Fish, Fruits, Vegetables, Provisions, Etc High est Price paid for Country Produce. FOB ICE CEEAM AND ICE COLD SODA WATER, -GO TO- Wi; 104 Second Street. Cram & Corson, Props. The Columbia Candy Factory Banks. The Dalles National Bank, OF DALLES CITY, OR. President, :. Z. F. Moody, Cashier, X M. A. Mood General Backing Business Transacted. Sight Exchanges sold o NEW YORK, SAN FRANCISCO, PORTLAND, OR IS" Collections made on favorable terms at all a ssihle points. Frenchfe Co., Bankers. THE DALLES, OREGON. Transact a General Banking Business. Collections Made at all Points on Favorable Terms. Letters or Credit issued, available in all parts of the United States. tySirht Exchange and Telemaphic Transfers sold on New York, Cnicturo, St. Louis, San Francisco, roruana, Seattle and walla walla, w. T., ana va rious points in Oregon and Washington Territory. D. P. THOMPSON, J. S.SCHENCK, Vice-President president. H. H. BEALL, Cashier. FIRST NATIONAL BANK. OJF1 THE XJ-.LEfe4 (Successor to) SCHENK & BEALL, BANKERS, TRANSACTS A REGULAR BANKING BUSINESS, BUY AND SELL EXCHANGE. COLLECTIONS C A RK FULL Y MADE AND PROMPTLY ACCOUNTED FOR. DRAW ON NEW YORK, SAN FRANCISCO AND l-UUXLAJilJ. Directors s D P Thompson, T W Sparks, J 8 SCHINCK, GKOROS A LlEBI, H II Bkall. feh SSiieellaneons E. BECK, '' Tile 'XicadiziK WATCHMAKER AND JEWELER , Next to 1st Nat. Bank, Alwava on hand the latent styles of jewelry. clocks, watches, etc., at the lowest prices. If you want something lasting and handsome, (five Beck tne lewder a caij. menzf J. FREIMAN, THE LEAIER IN THE Boot - and - Shoe Trade, SOLE AGENT FOl LAIRD. SCHOBER & MITCHELL, HANAN & SON, EDWARD C. BURT, and the W. L. DOUGLASS Celebrated $3.00 Shoe. W.L.DOUGLAS; t3T Goods sold Cheaper than ever. Call and xamine the fine stuck on hand. J. Freiman, Sr.hanno's Briek. Hecoud Mtreet We Are Here And to Stay AT OUR HEADQUARTERS With a Large Stock of Flour, Bam, Hams, etc., etc. -ALSO- Tiinothj, Wheat and WM Hay OATS, BARLEY, Bran, Rolled Barley, etc. OUR STOCK IS A 1 IN OUALITY AND quantity, which we are pleased to offer you at very lor prices for cash or country produce. Call and see for yourselves, We mean what we say and you will not be serry. & spr 8-wtf- J o Staple BROOKS BEERS TELEGRAPHIC. THE INDUSTRIAL CONGRESS. Washington, Oct. 18. The inbustrial party that nominated A. E. Redstone, of California, for president last year, has re organized under title of the Industrial kcougress with Kedstonc as president lor one year. The jiarty propose to bold sessions here during the sitting of the national cengress and examine into and report on all bills introduced into that body. Each state will be entitled to as many delegates in the Industrial congress as they have senators aud representatives m the national congress. A BIG FREXCn STRIKE. Paris, Oct. 18. The strikers in the Lens district now number 12,000, and it is likely that double this number ot men will stop work unless the demands of the strikers are conceded. The direct ors of the mining companies have agreed to advance 5 per cent, increase ot wages. The miners demand aB increase of 10 per cent. THE CRONIN BRIBERY CASE. Chicago, Oct 16. It is stated that two men have voluntarlv come to the state s attorney and told him that they were offered $1000 each to go on the Cronin jury and hold out for acquittal. The search tor a jury in tue case con tmues. The grand jury is doing routine work. The men who told the state's attorney that they had been offered money by F. W. Smith to go ou the Uronin jury and bold for acquittal are Messrs. Francis and Wolf, members of a dry goods firm in Englewood. SMUGGLERS CAPTURED. Port Toweend, Oct 18. Richard Miller and Allred Bodley were captured by customs officers to-day. Bowers and Peterson were near Irving park with $300 worth of smuggled opium. Bodley is an old steam-boat employe, and the other also is an old offender. The men when arrested offered resistance. A PROBABLE HArrY ENDING. Tacoma, Oct, 17. The attorneys for P. Ferrv and Mrs. Ferry bad a consultation to-day, and owing to the absence of one of Ferry s attorneys, no definite arrangements were made, but it is understood from an authentic source that the divorce suit will be quashed to morrow. A DESTRUCTIVE FIRE. Sas Francisco, Oct. 18. A dispatch to the Examiner from Bismarck, Dak., says: A prairie hre several miles in width is raging within a few miles of Bismarck. large number of farms are already destroyed and all effort to check the flames have proved unavailing. Ihe village ot Alenoken, fourteen miles below .Bismarck has been entirely wiped out and the inhabitants are destitute. A strong wind is carrying the flames towards this city, which is enveloped in smoke and flying cinders A MONARCH'S ESCAPE. Madrid, Oct. 18. While returning from an excursion into the mterion yes terday the sultan of Morocco bad to cross a swollen river to gel to Fez. The sultan crossed safely, but twenty of his body-guard, who attempted to swim the river on their horse?, were swept down be stream by the raging flood and drowned. THE FLOODS IN THE ORIENT. San Francisco, Oct. 18. Later advices concerning the floods of September 11 say that the coasts of Owari and Mika wo, in the Gulf of Owari, Japan, and of the Mijagi Prelecture, were visited on that day by huge waves, which swept away many houses, drowning over 1000 persons. In the evening of the same day heavy rains caused the rivers in the Mie pie.'ecturc to overflow and inundate the neighboring country, whereby some COO persons are stated to have lost their lives. SPOKANE FALLS. Spokane Falls, Oct. 18. One of the largest real estate deals ever recorded in this city was consummated to-day. Thir- ty-six blocks in River Front addition on the north side of the river, between the new Union depot and the river, was sold by L. C. Dillman and others to a syndi cate of Eastern men, who will utilize it for manufacturing purposes. A large woolen mill will probably be erected on this ground. River Front addition was placed on the market only four and a half months ago; since then one firm alone has sold $268,000 worth of property there. Lots around Union depot here have nearly trebled in value since this property was offered for sale. ARREST OP HORSE THIEVES. Walla Walla, Oct. 18. Last night the sheriff here received a dispatch from Palouse City announcing the capture of two men, strangers, who had hired two riding horses from-Bryan Bros., Saturday. The information concerning them bad been obtained from Lewiston, Monday, where tbey bad sold the saddle, having ridden the horses from here to Palonse City io one day. At Lewiston they hired a buggy and drove to Palouse City where they endeavored to dispose ot the outnt and were arrested. SENATORIAL RAILROAD COMMITTEE.' San Francisco, Oct. 18. The senato rial committee on Pacific railways visited the Union Iron Works and inspected the hull of the new cruiser San Francisco this morning. During the afternoon a tour of the bay was made and the alleged defences were viewed from Senator Hearst's yacht. The programme as mapped out by Secretary Biggs, of the committee, is as follows: To-morrow at Palo Alto the famous stables and Leland Stanford, jr., university will be visited. Then the party will proceed to Monterey, spending Sunday and Monday there, and returning to this city on evening of latter day. Lot'" Angeles will then be visited. After returning to this city the trip north ward will be broken at Yina, Tehama county, where President Stanfords vine yards will be visited. The committee will then go to Port land and from there travel east over the Oregon Short Line as far as Denver where they will disband. THE KING OF PORTUGAL DEAD. Lisbon, Oct. 19. The king of Port ugal died to-day at 11 o'clock. The duke of Braganza, eldest son of the king, who succeds to the throne, will assume the title of Carlos 1. The premier waited upon Don Carlos and presented the resignations ot the cab inet ministers, which the king declined to accept. . CORPORAL. TANNER'S SUCCESSOR. Washington, Oct. 19. The president to-day appointed General Green B. Raum, of Illinois, commissioner of pensions. He was sworn in at noon. The appoint ment, though a surprise, is generally fav orably commented on. He is a promi nent member ot the Grand Army of the Republic. General Raum appeared at the pension office this morning, and, after taking the oath of office was presented to the chief of divisions, and other officers. He wil enter upon bis official duties Monday. General Green Berry Raum, ex commis sioner of internal revenue, was born in Golconda, Polk county, 111., on Decem ber 3, 1829. He was educated in the public schools, studied law and was ad mitted to legal practice in 1853. In 1856 be removed with his lamity to Kansas, and at once affiliated with the free state party. Becoming obnoxious to the pro slavery party, he returned tho following vear to his native state and located at Harrisburg. At the opening of the civil war be made bis maiden speech as a "war" Democrat, while he was attending court in Metropolis. Subsequently he entered the army as major of the Fifty sixth Illinois regiment, and was promo ted to lieutenant colonel, colonel ana brevert brigadier-general. He was made brigadier-general of volunteers on the 15th of Febuary, 18C5, which commis sion he resigned on the 6th of May fol lowing. tanner's statement. Washington, Oct. 20- Ex-Commis sioner Tanner is out to night in a long statement, replying to Secretary Noble's letter of July 24, the gist of which was given in these dispatches Friday night. Tanner denies at the outset that he defied the secretary on the subject of rerating, or his authority in the administration of the bureau. He gives out for publication the letter o which Secretary Noble's re ply was made. In it Tanner says, in part: I do not- propose in any event to have an honorable lite-time smirched in the slightest degree at this period of my ex istence, and where I may find well found ed reasons for believing that I have been imposed upon and mislead, I shall be quick to recommend the condemnation merited by the parties concerned. 1 de sire to add, furthermore that I have made a comparison of the action in these cases (meaning the case? of the pension omce employes) with that taken by my prede cessor in similar caes and find the com parison is entirely favorable to the pre sent administration. tacoma's turbulent times. Tacoma, Oct. 19. At the city council meeting to night a license was granted for a saloon on Tacoma avenue, against the protest ot 7000 citizens. The room was crowded. The vote stood a tie, and the mayor voted for the license. A stormy scene ensued, is which the action of the mayor was characterized as shame ful. Lillis offered a resolution requiring the consent of all the freeholders in the block before a license could be granted, which was carried amid applause. The mayor called order, and said that if the noises were repeated be would have the police drag out the offenders. Ubiman said he would go with them. It was generally believed that the mayor would nrt favor the saloons in the residence district, and bis course was a disappointment to many of his friends. ARBITRATION BY PISTOL. Seattle, Wn., Oct. 20. A deputy sheiifi returned from Snohomish to day with J. F. Stewart, who tried to kill Mike Day at Woodinville yesterday morning. Stewart says that the row arose over a debt of $17.50 which Day owed bim. Tbey got into a row about it and Day badly beat Stewart. Then the latter went and washed the blood from his face and got a pistol, and coming back again, demanded the money. Another row ensued and Stewart gulled the pistol and shot at Day. ' The latter turned and ran, and Stewart followed him with spveral unvalling shots. Afterwards Day got a Winchester and came back and paid btewart $13.50 ot his bill, blewart then went to Snohomish, where he was arrest ed. He came here to-day with ample sureties from Snohonish friends and was released. A LONG TRIP. Victoria, B. C , Oct. 20. The steamer Elder arrived this morning , five days overdue from Alaska, with 500 passen gers, returning canners and miners, and 28,000 cases of salmon. - The delay was carsed by the enforced calling at all can -neries to clean out the season's work. TANNER IS SATISFIED. Washington, Oct. 20. General Raum, the newly appointed pension commis sioner, is considered better equipped in every way for the position than any of his predecessors. General Raum is a popular, though not a boasting Grand Army man, and he is a splendid lawyer, familiar not only with the laws, but the rules and practices of the pension office. He has no hobbies and no prejudices. Jx Commissioner Tanner said, as soon as he heard ot the appointment, "It is the best selection that could have been made. General Raum was a gallant soldier and a good man and a fine lawyer, with liberal views on the subject of pensions, and I am satisfied he will do all he can for pensioners. FOOTPADS AT PORT TOWN8END. Port rowNSKND, Oct. 20. James W. Stockand, a merchant, was waylaid late last night by footpads while returning home, and, in the attempt to rob him, Stockand was severely beaten and bruised. His cries brought assistance and fright ened the robbers away. Later two men giving the names of Jim Smith and Lud wig Lunwen, claiming residence in Taco ma, were arrested and identified as Stock and's assailants. Tramps aud thugs are coming down the Sound from Seattle and Tacoma in large numbers. Many have been run out of town already. BOY DROWNED. Joseph Lovely, 6 year, old son of Hen ry Lovely, carpenter, accidentally fell off the wbart and was drowned. The boy was missed iast night, and diligent search was made throughout the night. The body was found floating in the bay this morning. TANNER A BACK NUMBER. Washington, Oct, 21. General Gren B. Raum this morning sat in the chair lately occupied by Corporal Tanner at the pension office. He received a num ber of fric-ods who called to pay their re spects, and made a tour of the different divisions to see the methods of procedure employed in each. Secretary Noble says he is not worried by the publication of ex-Commissioner Tanner's last letter. He will make no reply to it. "I have done with Tanner," he said to-day. "He is a back number with me. All that be publishes I have seen before and I think it doesn't need any. reply. It he wants to make me a target, be can do so. Let him fire away all he wants to." A TALE OF SHIPWRECK. Philadelphia, Oct. 21 Seven survi vors of the steamer which founded at sea when 300 miles off Turk's island arrived to day. They tell a story of terrible suf fering. The Earnmoor struck a fearful gale on September 4th and oa the follow ing day the vessel foundered. As the steamer tank the port lifeboat floated off. The second officer, second and third en gineer, four sailors, three firemen and the cook clung to the boat end scrambled in. An effort was made to save the rest of the crew, but the boat was blown away so that no more could be saved. The cries of the drowning men as they were dashed about by mountainous waves could be beard by the men in tbe boat. The hunger of the men io tbe stranded boat caused awful suffering. FOREST FIRES IN WISCONSIN. Black River Falls. Wis., Oct. 21. Forest fires are doing a large amount of damage just west of here many acres ot young timber are being destroyed. As everything is as dry as tinder buildings and hay and grain stacks are in danger. The air ia full of smoke. Word comes frc-m Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin, that forest fires aloug the railroads are spread ing rapidly in all directions around the settlements. As yet no bouildings have been destroyed. DOLPH'S COAST DEFENSE BILL. Washington, Oct 21 Senator Dolpb, of Oregon, intends to reintroduce his coast defense bill, ar d thinks it will at this session bring about some sort of leg islation for the defense of tbe Pacific coast. "We mast adopt a general plan for defending onr coasts," said Senator Dolpb, "and I think congress is now ready for it. Both the interstate com merce and tbe civil service laws will be amended, but neither will be repealed, benator lilair will bring forward bis edu cationai bill again, but one cannot fore ten the action in the house. We must carry out our pledges and revise tl tariff." LOST WITH ALL ON BOARD. New York, Oct. 21.-r The steamship jirooKiyn, formerly tue lonatcnndn), which sailed from Danen, Ga., October 12, for New lork, with a caago of lumber, is supposed to have been lost with all on board, eighteen persons in all, in the gale on me tain, as sne is now six days over- cue. oeverai incoming steamers report oi shilling a vessel answering to her description sixteen miles off Bodv Island, with her bow twenty feet out of tne water, and her stern apparently on the bottom. Her bow ports were out showing the lumber inside. AN ASSURED FACT. Ottawa, Ont Oct. 21. R. R. Pobell. ot (Quebec, has been here interviewing uiemuera 01 ine government id connection with the Canada Atlantic Cable Com Dan v. oi wuicn ne is ine promoter and projector. nc reuuns mat every arrangement so far necessary has been perfected and that tne cable is a solid fact. WorK will be commeneed next year, and will be pushed iorwara vigorusly. The capital expend iiure oi ihe company is estimated at $1,600,000. One of tbe principal maDU lactunng companies of London has tendered to provide, lay and guarantee a cable of the most approved tvDe for $1,500,000. It will thus cost one-ffith less than that of tbe Commercial co pany's connection. 1 he cable wnl extend from near Clew Bay in Ireland to Greenly island, in the straits ot lieu isle, and will be 1900 miles long. THE cronin trial. Chicago, Oct. 21. At different times to-day the Cronin jury was complete, un less tne talesmen on tbe stand at tbe mo ment was subject to peremptory chal Ienge. The challenge came each time. however, lo-aigbt the jury is still in complete, four jurors having jet to be nnuru ju, out wiiu inree oi tne iour practically accepted by both sides. The defense has three and tho prosecution twenty-three peremptories left. William h. James, son of tbe promi nent British -American lawyer, said to day that suspect Kunze was one of the men who occupied the flat on Clark street, where tbe furniture found in tbe Carlson cottage is supposed to have been first taken, loung James says that at the time of Cronln's dissapearance his lather bad an omce across the street from the flat, and tbat it was from there that he saw Kunze, Lawyer Foster, according to a local paper, to-day outlined the defense which will be made by Suspect Beggs. He will endeavor to prove that the committees were appointed, but not for tbe purpose alleged. Tbe evidence will show that after the resolution was discussed it was decided to refer the whole matter for final settlement to the district officer, Edward Spellman, of Peoria. This, Foster says, was the occasion of all the correspon dence between Spellman and Beggs, which will appear in the trial. If this correspondence contains tbe name of Cronin, Foster says, he is veiy much mis informed. THE DESTITUTE IN THE DAKOTA S. St. Paul, Oct. 21. Tbe relief com mittee appointed by tbe chamber of com merce presented to day a report of tbe destitute in tbe Dakota?, which shows a serious state of affairs in several countie-, caused by the failure ot tbe crops inci dent to drought and frosts. An organ ized relief movement to get to work it once is recommended to get clothes, sup plies and provisions to the people who are in want, before tbe extreme cold weather sets iu. Delays will result in great suffering. Subscriptions have been opened by tbe city councils and tbe com mercial bodies of St. Paul and Minneapo lis. ASSAULT WITH DEADLY WEApON. Independence, Or., Oct. 21 Saturday afternoon A. D. Robertson was arrested in this city, charged with an assault with a deadly weapon with an attempt to kill. Tbe person making tbe charge was a Mrs. Miller. Tbe particulars are about as follows: Robertson was abusing bis wife, when she sent for Mrs. Miller to help her. When Mrs. Miller came, Rob ertson ordered ber home, and went after her with a broomstick. He soon dropped the stick, grapped her by the bair, picked up an ax, and threatened to kill ber. She picked up a club and bit him a blow up on the head, ceusing bim to drop bis ax. She bad him arres.ed, and he was given a preliminary examination this morning, and Justice Butler bound him over in $500 bonds to appear before tbe grand jury, up to 6 o clock this evening he bad not got bonds, and was taken to the county jail at Dallas. AN ABSOLUTE DECREE GRANTED. Tacoma, Wn., Oct. 22. An absolute decree of divorce was granted in the Ferry case to-night. Mrs. Ferry takes $16,000 in cash, $34,000 in Tacoma real estate, and the coustody of her child until 8 years of age, when Ferry has the custody one month in the year. HEAVY RAINS ABOUT LOS ANGELES. Los Angeles, Oct. 21. Tbe heaviest October rain ever known here continued with light showers to day. Much damage is reported, owing to lack of sewers. Many of the streets were torn up and basements were flooded and the large street cable system was blocked. The fair has been postponed to next week, on acconnt of tbe ram. BRUTAL MURDER. St. Louis, Oct. 21. Frank J. Bowman, tbe well-known lawyer, who has figured in so many matrimonial troubles here and in Cbicae-o, was shot and killed this after noon at Ferguson, Mo-, by D. M. Cham bers. The killing grew out ot a trouble over the Time. Chambers was a 'large stock holder and principal owner of the paper up to the time of its demise. Bowman was also financially interested in it. and has been in litigation with Chambers. This afternoon in company with Depu ty Sheriff Garrott, of St. Louis county, he called at Chambers' home in Fergu-. son. He met Chamber in tbe yard and told hi in that he bad come to levy on his properly. Chambers entered tbe bouse, but came out almost in stantly with a shot gun. He ordered the deputy sheriff out of liis yard and Garrott went. "Now . Bowman, I'll give you three minutes to get out of these grounds," said Chambers. Bowman did not move, and an instant later Chambers raised the gun and fired the load into Bowmm's breast. Bowman fell dead, and Chambers walked into the house, and at 4:30 P. M. was still there awaiting ar rest, while Bowman's body lay in a pool of blood in the yard, nobody venturing to touch it, as the coroner bad not yet arrived. Baeklen Arnica salve. The best salve in the world for cuts bruises, sores, n leers, salt rheum, feve. sores, tetter, chapped hands, chilblains corns, and all skin eruptions, and positively cures piles, or no pay required. It ia guar anteed to give perfect satisfaction, or money refunded. Price 25 cents per box. For sale by Snipes & Kinorsley. Occasional Faintneas. Dr. Flint's remedy, taken when vertigo, occasional faintnesa, nausea, loss of appe tite, and inability to sleep appear, will pre vent the development of inflammation of the brain, of which these are the first symptoms. Descriptive treatise with each bottle; or, address Mack Drag Co., N. Y. ITEMS ITS BItlEF. From Saturday Daily. A paper carnival is on the tapis in Walla Walla. The weather is most delightful not too cold for comfort or too warm for pleasure. Col. E. W. Nevius returned last night from a visit to the exposition at Portland. Dumb-bells are much harder than elec tric globes. This can be demonstrated to a fact. Mr. Chas. E. Haight left yesterday after noon for Astoria, where he will attend the funeral of C. W. Jones, lately deceased, Mrs. McLelland, sister of Mrs. Roscoe, and Dr. fugsby of Victoria, B. C, are vis iting at the residence of Mrs. Roscoe in this city. ire nave not seen many duels or geese Drought to town during tne last tew days, Our good shots evidenly have stayed at home. The Baker Citv Reveille calls attention to tne tact that twenty old buildings on one street in that city wonld make excellent stove-wood. Mr. David Hilher, an employee in the company's shops in this city, leaves to-day lor iiaiiuia, where he will work for the Uunt system. It is currently reported that Denutv U. S. Marshal S:hutz was refused meals at the Locks last week because he attempted to pay for them in spurious coin. The deputy empnaticany denies tne allegation Conductor Trowley, who was lately run over by the cars at Walluia, has suffered the amputation of one foot; the other foot will probably be taken off to-morrow if his condition permits. He seems growing weaaer ana ms condition is serious. Mr. Wm. Grant, of Grants in Sherman connty, gave ns a call to-day. He has lately returned from a visit to Eastern Washington. He speaks in the highest terms oi tne eiowtn ot JNortn lakima and Ellensburgh, and says the latter place is re building very rapidly. Baker Democrat: A carpenter in the em ploy ot tne 1! u. Midids Company, at Corn ucopia, attempted suicide last week by cut ting his throat with a razor. The name of the man we are unable to learn. He has relatives at North Powder, to which place he was taken a few days since. Young McDevitt died yesterday after noon from wounds received by Uibbs. The negro ia still at large, and his victim has gone to his long home. Of course the con dition of the father is rendered more pre carious by the death of his son, and the final result is difficult to determine. We have heard a pretty eood ioke on one of our prominent citizens, who. while in Portland visiting the exposition, centlv stroked the cow which yields fifty gallons of milk a day and need plaintive terms to keep her uiild and peaceful. Hereafter he says be will be certain and only pet live cows. A number of onr citizens have received a request from the American Publishing As sociation that they furnish' selections pi their poetry for pu plication in a wora en titled "Local and National Poets of Amer ica." - Among the list are J. H. Phirman, Hon. Geo. Watkins, C. E. Bayard and Jos. MacEachern. Reveille: Track laying on the Oregon Pa cific is progressing at the rate of abont a mile a day. It is understood that contracts have already been let tor constructing the road fifty miles east of tbe crest of the Cas cades, and that arrangement will soon be closed for a long section between that point and Boise City. James Leonard, a compositor on the New Orleans Times-Democrat, lately in seven days of seven and one half hours each, set and distributed 102.800 ems eqnal to about 205,000 letters. He worked regular copy and his proof contained comparatively few errors. In accomplishing this feat bis arms. it is estimated, traveled no less than 125 miles. Salem Journal: An insane lady at the asylum escaped last evening. She had been employed in the dining room for some time. She is described as a middle-aged woman, five feet four inches in height and ways about 200 pounds. Dr. Line is making all possible efforts to find ber, and will proba bly nave ner located soon, as it is not possi ble that she has succeeded in escaping any great distance. At a meeting of the board of Willamette University trustees -at Salem Wednesday evening, Key. 11. H. times, of .Boise City, was elected to the chair of historical theol ogy, and Rev. John Dennison, of Tacoma, to the cbair of practical theology. This completes the faculty of the theological debarment, which opens November Sth, Rev. A. C. Fairchild having resigned tbe chair of historical theology. Baker Democrat: Sheriff Gray, of Grant county, arrived in the city yesterday morn ing from Logan county, Idaho, haying in charge Spencer Greenwell, indicted by the grand jury of Grant county about two years since for horse stealing, but who afterwards 'skipped and be was not apprehended un til his description fell into the bands of Sheriff Campbell, of Logan county, who ar rested bim. bneriU Uray and prisoner lett or Canyon City yesterday. I The Dalles can boast ot at least two cen tenarians. Col. N. B. Sinnott was born in Ireland where he lived 21 years. He then came to St. Louis where he lived 7 years; from there he went to Pike a Peak, where he lived 1 year. He spent 2 years in Idaho, 16 years in reona, a , years in Uincinnatti, 14 years in Portland, Oregon, "and for the last 40 years has resided in The Dalles. This makes him 110 years old, and yet Knaggs is older than the colonel. A dispatch in to-day's Oregonian, dated Baker City, Oct. 18th, says: The Baker City and Canyon stage was held op at 6 clock this morning near union creea, ana the mail sacks robbed of all registered matter. The robber was disguised by hay ing a dark woolen scarf tied oyer his head and face. The driver described the man as weighing about 135 pounds and that he dressed in dark clothes. Alter tne roooer had relieved the mail sacks of all registered matter, the other mail was replaced in the sacks and thrown in tbe stage and tbe driver ordered to proceed on his journey l..-t. l.o A.A ar.tlin,, ,l.t7 The estimated wheat crop of Washington nd Oregon for this year is: Oregon, 1 l.bOO,- 000 bushels, 1,150,000 acres; worth $8,500, 000. Washington, 10.000,000 bushels, 600, 000 acres; worth $6,500,000. Last year the figures were: Oregon, 14,543,000 bushels, 892,825 acres; worth 51 1,347, 44U. wasn ington, 9,006.000 bushels, 487,790 acres; worth $7,024,680. Comparing these figures with tbe visible snpply in the United States, August 20, 1888, and to-day show that we are more than up with the rest of the coun try, as the figures last year were zj,ziyi,Mo bushels, while this year tbe figures are abont 21,500,000. From Monday's Daily. P. Coyillaud, of Grant's, is in the Mr, W. city. Hon. E. L. Smith, of Hood River, is in the city. t Circuit court begins in PrineviUe to-day. with a very full docket. Mrs. King and two daughters, of Georgia, are the guests of Mrs. J. Leahy. Mrs. Locbhead, who has been in Portland visiting the exposition, returned this noon. Judee Dunbar passed through the city to-day en route to his home in Goldendale. Sheriff Herbert, mother, wife and family returned from a visit to Portland on the west-bound train to-day. Mr. J. TrullU and son of Centralis, Wash., are visiting Mrs. Hardy, sister of Mr. Trullis, in this city. Hon. W. R. Ellis was in the city Satur day, en route to attend tbe circuit court in session at Prinoville to-day. Mr. J. D. Flenner arrived in the city to day from Hood River. He is at present representing tbe West Shore. Goldendale has organized a joint stock company lor tbe erection ot a notei, tne capital stock being $15,000. Rev. L. J. Whitcomb, well-known in this city, has been transferred irom tbe Goldendale circuit to Lewision, Idaho. Yakima now has several miles ef tele phone wires, and wants to know what is the matter with "keeping the other eye on Yakima." Two freighters recently made tbe round trip from PrineviUe to The Dalles and back Children Cry for Pitcher's Castorla; in eight days, and each took home 2000 pounds ot freight. Each drove only one span of horses. The distance ot tbe round trip is 240 miles. A good many lottery tickets are sold in this city every month, and small prize sums are regularly drawn; bnt there bas been no big strikes made. Mrs. J. a. Crossen returned from an ex tended visit to San Francisco last night, She was accompanied by Miss Grace Cros- sen and little lMnily (Jrossen. The first carload of wool for the woolen mill in Salem was received last Thuisday, Work is progressing very rapidly, and in a snort time the mill will be in operation, E. C. Griffin and Henson Butler, of Nan sine, were arrested last Saturday and fined $25 and cost for not informing the stock in spector of scabby sheep in their possession, W. E. Theodore and family and W. C. Rupert returned from Portland on Satur day's midnight train. Mr. Theodore and family made a flying trip to Seattle during tneir absence. A La Grande gambler claims to have beat a Baker City faro game for $3000, and that during the fair week at Baker City iiu.uw was transferred to La (jrande by cards and racing. Grant County News: Rev. Ira Wakefield. M. E. presiding elder of this district, hung his pants on a cbair before retiring the other night at La Grande, and during .the night a sneak thief entered the room and took all the good man's money, amounting to ju. A mad dog created quite a stampede in lacoina on last Saturday, running into stores, and into a dining room full ot guests ana nnauy into a longshoreman s cabin where it was killed. The Ledger says that several persons were supposed to have beeu bitten by it. Canyou City Newt: And now the mining excitement bas moved up the vicinity of old Marysville, where roueli gold is found un derneath tbe couieu t which was taken for bedrock by tbe early placer- miners. The gold lays in cement gravel, and if the lead does not run out there is a ton of money beneath the old abandoned placer claims of years gone by. Sentinel: A 13-vear-old son of Geo. S. Lusby, who lives a few miles east of Gold endale, left borne on the 5th mat., and up to last Sunday his whereabouts were not known by the family. Mr. Lusbv left for North Yakima last Saturday with the hopes of getting some trace of him. We also understand that a little 10-year-old boy of xur. ruewton i orris was also missing from bis home last Friday. James Lawrence, an intoxicated teamster, was killed on South Front street bridge, in Portland, yesterday, by falling un der tbe wheels of his loaded wag on, and it passing over him. In very brutal manner he obiccted to moving his team to allow a funeral proces sion pass, but was finally induced to move his horses. Being ro drunk that be was nnable to retain bis seat, he fell with the fatal result mentioned. PrineviUe News: Contractor Belknap had just finished making all the several parts of tne seats ior tne new cnurcn, and bad them ready to put together, when some unknown thief stole the backs of three of them. It was probably the same individual who helped himself to a quantity of lumber left in the basement of the building some time ago. Petty thieving is becoming entirely too common in rnneville, and a movement will be inaugurated soon to put a sudden veto on it. On Saturday evening last Gerald Robert son, one of the best known young men in Portland, while driving on the White House road near that city, in a buggy with Mrs. T. B. Merry, was thrown from the vehicle and instantly killed by striking his head against a rock. The horse became frightened by being bitten by a dog. Mrs, Alerry fas thrown out ot the buggy and bruised considerably, but not seriously in jured. At last accounts she was suflering from nervous prostration. The grand lodge of Idaho. I. O. O. F met at Caldwell the past week. Thirty one subordinate lodges were represented by forty-eight delegates. The reports of the Grand Master and the Grand Secre tary show the order to be in a very flour ishing condition, and show a membership of 1,050. During the past year 94 Odd Fellows have been relieved and $3,617.17 bas been spent for tbe relief of distressed. There are now 32 subordinate lodges and la Rebekah lodges in the jurisdiction. PrineviUe News: Mr. J. P. Bowman, of Wallowa valley, met with a painful misfor tune on the dssert near Hampton butte on Tuesday night about midnight. One of his horses which was tied to tbe wagon got a hind foot over the baiter stall ani threw himself. While attempting to free the ani mal he turned completely over, striking Mr Bowman on the right ankle, disjointing it and breaking one of the bones. He had to come all the way to PrineviUe (50 miles) to obtain medical assistance. He is now laid up for repairs at tbe Cary bouse. Union Republican: It is learned on good authority that Henry Rinehart, register, and J. T. Outhouse, receiver, of the La Grande land office, will next month be re heved of their official positions, and Lon Cleaver, of Baker City, and A. C. McClel land, of Island City, will occupy their places. Mr. Outhouse has tendered his resignation to the secretary of the interior, to take effect next month, but Mr. Rine hart is not of tbe resigning kind, and will hold to bis government seat nntil officially choked off by the appearance of Mr. Cleaver with his commission. Mr. I. II. Taffe requested one of our citizens to send him a long-range gun for the purpose of killing geese in the neigh borhood or Celiio. botue man given to facetiae sent bim the old blunderbuss which formely rested On the walls of Mr. Schiader's saloon. Tbe muzzle of this gun is about two inches in diameter, and it requires the combined strength ot two men to raise it to the level of the shoulder. It is not considered a dangerous weapon only to the persons who fires it, and if Mr. Taffe ex pec's to exercise tbe elective franchise next June and vote against S. Pennoyer for governor, he should leave that gun alone. Salem Journal: This morning a freight train passed through this city for Fort Lebanon, Kansas, with fifty soldiers on board from the Vancouver barracks. Thev go to Kansas, where they will re main tor some time. They have their horses with them, and under Captain H. M. Swigert, with Lieut. Bryan and Dr. Buroingham. The company is in good condition and presents a brilliant appear ance. They left East Portland laat night and arrived in this city about 11 o'clock to-day. When they proceeded on South this fore-noon. A reporter interviewed tho captain and he said he did not have anything of importance io say only of the long journey before them. The colored murderer, Gibbs, passed through Tygh valley and crossed Sherar's bridge last Mondsy. He crossed the bridre about 9 o'clock Monday morning, and bought a lunch and continued ou his way. Between Sherar's bridge and Salt Spriugs he purchased another lunch and engaged sapper at Salt Springs that night, continu ing on his journey without stopping. He was dressed in light clothes and wore a blue shirt, and is a light-complexioned mulatto. He was continuing on tbe road to Canyon City, and told all persons who made any inquiries that he bad been working in a saw mill. There can be no reasonable doubt that this is Gibbs, as from bis appearance and actions he gave unmistakable evidence tbat be was attempting to bide bis identity. From Tuesday's Daily. La Grande ia making an attempt to bore an artesian well. Cant. AnlautT returned yesterday from a trip to Shasta Valley, Cab The welcome rain has come. Let it poor. and the farmers will be happy. Biker City has increased about $200,000 in taxable property daring tbe past year. Miss Sophie Wolf, of Silverton. Orecon. is visiting her cousin Miss Minnie Freiman. Mr. C. S. Jackson, of the East Oreaonian, passed through the city to-day en route to Portland. At the recent term of the circuit court Union connty furnished six residents of the penitentiary. Abont $S00 have been raised in this citv for boring an artesian well. The stock is divided into shares of $50, ard stockholders are restricted to one share each, Tbe Daily Olympian, a very welccme and ably edited exchange, we are sorry to state, has ceased to exist. Pasco has another paper, the Pilot. It is very readable, and well illustrates the en terprise of the town. La Grande is givine evidence of substan tial prosperity. The city has the right kind of men at tbe head. ' Rains have been quite general In the In land Empire, and fall plowing and sowing are indulged in quite extensively. Tramps have become so popular in Walla Walla that the boys have donned their cos tume and parade the streets daily, Mr. C. E. Bayard leaves on the midnight train on a business trip to Sacramento, CaL He will be absent about two weeks. Mrs. Geo. Blakeley returned from Port land yesterday, where she had been visiting relatives and friends for seyeral weeks past. Mr. R. W. Crandall, who has been pros pecting in the mountains for some time, re turned Saturday. He brought with him several fine specimens of ores. The town of Orondo, in Douglas county, IFash., bas received its first woman inhabi tant. It was a grand event in tbe history of the town, and there was considerable re joicing aud jollification. An up-country paper telegraphed the Walla Walla Statesman on election day to send it 200 woids of election news. The Statesman replied: "No need of 200 words -everything gone to bell. Astoria Transcript: An Astoria surgeon says that a kiss on the lips should be felt for at lrast twenty minutes afterwards. Of course it had, but they feel ever so much nicer when lapped over each other three or four deep. Astorian: Friday afternoon a man work ing on the jetty at Fort Stevens named Martin Carlson feU from the jetty to the rocks below, quite seriously injuring his head, shoulders and left thigh. He was brought up to Astoria for medical treat ment. Baker City has a cigar factory and calls upon local dealers to patronize home indus try. This is all well enough; but we pre sume there is a great deal of money going out of Baker City for things which could be made at home, the same as every town in the northwest. Hon. Robt. Mays, who has been through the county during the past few days exam ining the condition of bis stock on his vari ous ranches, reports cattle in good condi tion, aud that grass is growing nicely. He does not apprehend any more than an aver age loss during the winter, as everything appears as favorable as former seasons. Hennner Gazette: Last Ssturdav after noon Heppner was enlivened by a foot race between Liee Matlock, of Heppner, and Billy Colwell, of the Long Creek section. The boys came to a scratch in a manner which proved it to be a race for "blood." and after some scoring, started. Colwell leading out and finishing several feet ahead of Matlock. According to the Corvallis Times, a wild ' deer ran through the agricultural college . farm Wednesday afternoon, and passed within twenty feet of the dormitory, where fifty or more students stood watching it. The Eugene Register says that deer are com ing out of the mountains a month earlier than nsual this year, which is a good sign of an early winter. JVanscriBf: According to the report of P. VV. Weeks, ex-chief engineer of the As toria hre department, tbe cost of maintain ing the department (or the past year his been $3,216.91. The loss by fire during the past six months has been $150. No other city of its size can produce such a good record. It is now in order for the in surance companies to raise the rate of fire . insurance in Astoria. Pasco Pilot: Sunday night, Mike Sulli- -van, a yard brakeman, threw the switch open by mistake and as he attempted to step upon tbe engine it ran off of the rail -and caught his leg, breaking it above the ankle and injuring one foot severely. Dr. Haynie was summoned and set the injured limb. Through the kindness of. Mr, Bierck, the agent, the unfortunate man, with an attendant, was furnished transportation to the hospital at Missoula. Astoria Pioneer: Harry Smith distin guished himself as a life saver Saturday night. While at work in his office on the Telephone wharf, he heard something heavy drop, and lantern in hand, rushed out oa the dock in time to discover Gus Olsen, a longshoreman, in the act of sliding over tbe string piece into the river. Olsen was drunk and said be wanted to die, bnt Mr. Smith insisted that he live a little longer, and started the man off np town. Union Republican: Union county has re covered a judgment of $718 and costs against A. T. Wyatt for damage done to the county bridge spanning Grande Ronde at Morelock s crossing. Soon after the completion of the bridge, Wyatt't sons drove a band of horses onto the bridge, starting them down grado on a furious run. Tbe result was inevitable and a ruined bridge followed. Whether tbe judgment is collectable or not remains to be seen, but tbe verdict was a righteous one. Astorian: The most novel feature of the late fan: in Southern Oregon was a race be tween a red and man boll, each saddled and backed with a rider. Tbe red animal proved sulky and fractious, and tbe steady -dog trot of the roan was surely winning him the race, when some sharp witted in dividual who had his money np on the red, hired about two dozen small boys to go out armed with switches and clubs and chase him in. The wisdom of this maneuver was speedily apparent, for the thoroughly frigh tened and panio stricken animal, with head down and tail erect and wildly shying from one side of tbe track to the other in the vain endeavor to escape from his howling tormentors as they would dart out at him, swept down past the grand stand . like a hurricane, winning the race hands down amid the deafening plaudits of the multi tude. Eugene Journal: It is announced that another contract on the eastern extension of the Oregon Pacitio railroad has been let to Ormau & Crook, weU known contractors of Denver, Col. The contract inoludee the -grading of fifteen mile beyond tbe contract of Antonelle ft Poe, also three miles ef un finished work, between Briton Bush and the abandoned tunnel, making eighteen miles in all. Tbe contractors have ordered an extensive plant to be shipped from Col orado. It has been an open secret since tbe arrival of Col. Hogg and party from New York, that the Oregon Pacific Co. has decided to push the road through to Boise City without further delay and they have ample capital for this purpose. Men in a position to know say that some heavy con tracts on the road through Eastern Oregon will be let soon. The exercises at the thirtieth anniversary of the establishment of the Congregational Sunday school in this city last Sunday were very interesting. Several of the older mem bers of the school, who have grown to man , and womanhood in Tbe Dalles, were present and took part in tbe proceedings. The altar was ornamented by wreaths of flow en, which were arranged in very artistio style. The exercises consisted of singing, reading essays, speeches and a presentation of a large dictionary to Mr. S. L. Brooks, who has been elected superintendent for many years. Our reporter was absent from the city on the occasion, but the exercises are spoken of as very highly entertaining and very pleasing to those who partici pated. The re-union of very many of the old members of the school was a most agree able feature of the proceedings, for as the years roll on these will become less. Care for rile. Itching Pdes are known by moisture like perspiration, producing a very disagreeable itching after getting warm. This form as weU as blind, bleeding and protruding piles, yield at once to the application of Dr. Boeanko's PUe Remedy, which acts directly upon the parts affected, absorbing the tumors, allaying the intense itching and effecting a permanent cure. 60 cents. Ad dress The Dr. Bosanko Medicine Co., Piqua, O. Sold by Blakeley ft Clark. He skipped on a banana peel, Tbe bump it made bim wince; . He fell on his head, and took to his bed And he hasn't banana where since.