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THE EDDY CURRENT. Homo First, tho World,iVftrwfird, VOL. VII. EDDY, NEW MEXICO SATURDAY, DECEMBER 17, 1808. NO, 0. BRYAN UiVEHHE SERVICE. Bids Farewell to His Men and Departs for Wnsliitiyton Opposes Bxpansion-The Outline of the Treaty. Ittjruii't I'nroH.lt, Ravannah. Uii., Dee. H-Ci.l. W. J. Dryan bade good-byo to Ills tsglment, the third Nebraakn, and lift (or Wash- Ington, where ho will remain fur two or three days. Ijiat iilL-lil nil Iila man worn gathered around lilm mill ho made them a brief address of good-bye, speaking of the pleasant associations and hll regret upon leaving them. As wa Indicated from what hn Bald, ho enmo to tlif conclusion that ho would leavo the nrmy w ' en ho wub nt homo a few weeks ago und tnlked over tho matter with friends. Ho shook hands with every man In the regiment, nnd there were no few team shed on the part of some of tho boys, who worn much attached to him. Cot. Dryan In dlcated that In a abort time ho would give a fuller statement of hla views, but at this tlmo he would furnish only tho following Interview: "My reason for leaving tho army was set forth In my letter to the adjutant general tendering my resignation. Now that tho treaty of ponco has been con- Trnnl)' Outlined. Paris, Dec. 14. Kxtrnonllnnry pre cautions are maintained Iry both the pearft commissions to presorvo seoreoy hi to I ho oontents of tho treaty, Haoh commission has two copies, but evcu (he commission attaches nro not per inlttDd to peniBO the doouments. Tho following Is said to bo an out line of the treaty: Artlelo 1 provides for tho relinquish mont of Cuba. Article 2 provides for tho cession of I'orto Hlco. Article 3 provides for the cession of tho Philippines for 120,000,000 an com pensation. Artlelo 4 embraces the pinna of the cession of the Philippines, Including tho return of Spanish prisoners In tho hands of the Tnfalors. Article C deals with tho cession of barracks, war materials, nrms, stores, buildings nnd all property appertaining tn tho Bpnntsh ndmlnlstrntlon In the Philippines. Artlole 0 Is a renunciation by both nations of their respecttvo claims ngnlnst eneh other and tho citizens of limit I ritontil. Waco, Tex., Dec. 14. James M. Drake having been pardoned by Qov. Culberson, his son, James M. Drake, Jr., who Is Alderman of tho first ward or Wnco, Itft with tho pardon of his father In his pocket. Carrying out the form of law the pardon must bo pre sented to the superintendent nt Hunts- vllle, although the subject of tho Cle mency Is at Husk. Mr. Drake, Jr., will go tn HuntHvllle nnd next to Hunk, whoro ho will have the pleasure of securing tho father's release ae soon as he presents the document to the at: thorltlefl, together with nu order of rolue (torn tho superintendent at Huntsvllle, Drake, sir, was convicted of murder CROPS AND CATTLE, Jay Knowles ot Midland sold Mo Kenxlo Uros. ot Dig Lake fifty Here ford bull calves at $10 per head. Col. Overton of Coleman county sold io Win, Dryan ot Dallas county 280 yearling steers at 123.60. They were high grade Hcrefords. Mr. John Rcharbaucr boa shipped ISO head of his Hereford bulls to Unrslow, to be wintered on alfalfa farms In Pe cos valley. DIok Onrrow has delivered at Henri ctta the last ot n thuusand steers re cently uold to P. 8. Wllhoripoon nt $$3.60 per head. T Td T Ml..., I !. -... t i .1. i t f,iiiniii iuuiy iiuiii inmiui m In 1801 nnd the court of appeals ninrrn- jMk8l,oro Uo1""8 wllhM of thorough- cd tho vordlct, which premrlbwl n life sentence, nt hard labor. In August, 188T, fltiilnjl 1 luillni',. Hint 1 .n,t lm i.ifin llinflll (11 tnv nrilllilff na n nlvlllnn tlmn I Oilier. . , ... I Artlelo 7 grants to Spain her trado I and shipping In tho Philippine Island", tho mime trcntmcnl as Amorloan trado I nnd shipping, for a parlod ot ton years. Artlelo 8 provides for tho release ot nil prisoners of war held by Spain, nnd all ot the prisoners held by her for polltlcnl offenses committed In tho ns a soldier. Col- nrynn then proceeded to tho discussion ot public questions, saying: Tho people ot tho United Htntes, hav ing reamed Cubu from foreign control, may now resume tho discussion ot domestic problems which confront this nation and to tho consideration ot tho ho stow 8. I auun. The oso was sev eral times tried and reversed, making a long gap betweon the killing and tho final disposition ot the case, during which Drake was In Jail most of the time. Qov. Culberson mentions tho ago and Infirmities of Drnko, his excellent con duct, tho fact that he declined to eacapo whon opportunity otfered Itself and cites the opinion ot Capt. Joo V. Toy lor, tho count attorney, and Hon. I. W. Goodrich, the trial judge, that tho casn In law was man slaughter, at most, and not murder In the first de grce. llollitay Uatai. Galveston, Tex.. Dec. Tho Qulf, Colorado and Santa Fe has announced a special holiday rato ot ono and one third tares for round trip to nil points in Texas and Indian Teirltory, nood from Dec. 23 to Jan. 3. new questions arising out of tho war. "I may bo In error, but In my Judg- I colonies ncqulred by tho United Slates. I Artlelo !) gunrautees the legal rights , of Spaniards remaining In Cuba. went our nation Is In greater danger ArtlrIo 10 e8tabll(,,1M religious free Just now thnn Cuba. Our people de- , ,,, , , Philippines and guarantees fended Cuba against foreign nrms; now . l0 nH cllMrohM equal rights, they must defend themselves nnd their MtMti jirovidcs for tho composl country ngnlnst a foreign Idca-tho llon of c0llrU nm, ot)lor tribunals in colonial Idea of European nntlons. j jor(o ,f0 nntl Cm. lleretoforo greed has perverted the J Artlelo 12 provides for tho ndmlnls X ovornment nnd used Its Instrument- j trntloh of Justice In Porto Itlco and amies for prlvnto gains, but now tho 1 Cuba. very foundation principles of our gov- Article 13 provides for the contlnu eminent nro assaulted. I nneo for five years of Spanish copy- Tho Imperialistic iden is directly 1 rights In tho ceded territories, giving antagonistic, to the Idea and Ideals Spanish hooks admittance free ot duty, which have been cherished by the ! Ai Hole 11 provides for tho establish American people since the signing ot inent ot consulates by Spain In the tho declaration ot Independence. Our coded territory, nation must give up any Intention ! Article IK Brants to Spanish com- ot entering upon n colonial policy mereo In Culm and Porto Hlco nnd the (such as Is now pursued by Huropoan Philippine the sarin' treatment as to countries) or It must abandon tho doe- Americans for ten years, Spanish ship trine that governments derive tholr ping to be treated us coasting vessels. Just powers from the consent ot the Article 1(1 stipulates that tho obll governed. gallons ot tho United States to Span- "We may bellevo that governments l"h cltltonu and property In Cuba shall come down to tho people from thoso terminate with tho withdrawal ot tho who possess tho heaviest oannon and t'nltod states authorities from tho Is tho largest ships, but wo cannot advo- 'nnil- cato both doctrines. Article 17 provides that tho treaty Somo think that tho fight should n,ul,t bu rotlllod within six months be made ngnlns.t tho ratification of tho I from ,UQ date of signing by tho ro treaty. but I would prefer another plan, i PWtlve governments In order to bo If tho treaty Is objected to negotiations 1 bluiiing. must bo renewed nnd Instead of set-' tllng tho question according to our T"nk J"1',"' own Ideas we must settle It by dlplo-! Wrw York ,)c0' H--Tho B"at lc8'1 raacy. with tho possibility of Interna-! tnnU of thc Cnllated QiU con tlonnl complleatlons. It will be easier. I imiy' A,ouuo A and Twntlolh "trMt' I thlnfc. to end the war nt once by rati-, ,ho ,arKMt of ,u kl,,d ,n th8 world' tying the treaty and then deal WIU 1 oollapsed yesterday evening. It went tho subject in our own way ogwn w,,n nra9n ruar ,,no MHsonary of granite btoeka and bricks to tho height ot fifty feet fell llko n child's toy house ot blocks, and looked from tho bondage the 8,000,000 gallons ot water which deluged the atreeu and in a tea-feet Udal wave earrltnl death and destrueAlen to the surrounding nelghlwrhood. Several were killed' and many wounded. !' IVt'lii Lockjaw. Nacogdoches, Tex., Dec. 14. Tho fu neral ot little Jul Uarhnin. which oa currcd hero yesterday, was unusually Impressive and sad on account ot tho peculiar circumstanced ot his sickness and death. The llttlo fellow shot htm solt In thc palm ot tho hand with toy pistol a weok ago, making a woum that seemed trifling. Five days after ward he showed symptoms ot tetanus (lockjaw) and In less than twenty four hours ho was dead, In aplto ot surgical and medical attention. Dr. llarham In hlmsolf a leading physl clan and, assisted by othor physicians ho spnrcd nothing In his efforts to savn his darling boy. Mrs. Durham, tho boy's mother, was nwny nt Houston vlaltlng her brother, Henry darrlson she reached homo Just two hours utter her boy's death. PIaiil lijr Turpi. Washington. Dee. 14, Yesterdays ' session of tho senate was largely non- j aumcd In dtwuwlon of the Nicaragua 1 canal bill. Mr. Turple made the prin cipal speech in ofteMlttew to. the, UII, nilncklng It on the ground of the mixed Interest of the Maritime company, which he thararterltwl as a fraud and t Mnkrupt. He moved a postpone- . (.Irat nf Hm tnattar until nflur I tin 1ml- Mesrs Perry nnd Uawllus both altered . amendments affecting the bill. Tho house pased the Dlstrlst of Col I'arli I'Ire. Paris. Tex.. Dec. 14. Tho U. 11. V. hall with $700 worth of paraphernalia, it. h. Hurrnll's grocery store with 1 100 stock ot eonfectlonory, the storo of Juck Flynn und the resldeueefl ot Charley Williams nnd llud amy wore nil destroyed by flro last night. Tho fire orlilnutcd from n stove In tho room oceuuled by I.ulit Plummet over Flynn's store on North Jefferson street. In Dosrdtown. Tho residences wore small cabins, and tho loss Is lit tlu over 12000; insurance very small It nny. ftlnnr ,t illrniitt. Austin, Tex., Deo. 11. The vaeunole ot sonlor nnd junior majors which are soon tn occur In the first Texas regi ment ot volunteer Infantry bave oa'jfod n flood ot applications for the desirable positions to reach tho ad jutant general's department from cap tains of the different companies ot the regiment. The resignations ot Mejs. Hoberdeau and Scurry have not yet been reeelved hero, but they are ex pentad dally. It Is expeeted that both reelgimtloM will be made te take effect Jan. 1. SOLDIERS AND MAftlNBS. from WILL BE COLD "WINTER No.fimti.r Import!. WBShlnnton. Dee. 14. The monthly statement of Imports Into the United Itntea for the mouth of November made by the bureau of slatUtles, shews that during the month tho Imports ot wool amounted to I6IT.J6I. as against umbia appropriation bill without a sin- IMIMBI for November. 1897. During glj amendment. The bill carries t6V 819.950. the same month the Imports ot tea npgri?Mcd 8810,060, ns nguluit 11.085, 040 for November Isst year, both show ing material decrease. The Imports Bt PatMck's chnrel" Washington, was filled during the services over the ; of sugar, however, Inereased from f. remains ot (leu. Uarola. The body was placed In a vault at Arlington cemetery. Cold storage plants are to be ereoted la Cuba and Porto Kleo. 278,(07 In November, 1897, to 15,687, 40. or about 80 per cent. I.ouls Penis, one at the Cuban Junta; stationed at Oalveaton ,TtxH for two years, has started tor Cuba. lloKturi In Hv.itun. lrto. Tex.. Dee. 14.-The Korth revae Medical aewtatioft wet Iter yneterdar In the district eeurtroom. Dr. It. It. Walker called the Mooting to order yesterday morning. Dr. J. II. !helmlre ot Dallas le cUalrwaii of the meeting, which hi as largely at tended as was oxpeeted. The first pa per was read yeetertlay afternoon and a lively discussion followoil. Ilnck llruUm. Ileevllle, Tex., Doe. 14. Henry Haiti csehwller. an old-time ntsldenl ot Mn Patrlelo county, fell (rem the top at a house on whloh he was working, breaking his Imek. He Is 3 yeUM old and ItU rewrory Is dagotfwl. Hobwn reeelv4l ovations ul Jtelina Hid Montgomery. All. bred stock, ono ot tho finest marcs over bronchi to Jnolt county, Dull Ilros. ot Pecos hnvo reeelved five registered Heroford bulls reeenlly bought from W. K. Armour ot Kunias Dlty, flue Individuals of that breed, While ensilage Is probably the best winter feed for dairy cows, there art too few silos tn Texas to make the ad vice to feed cnillngo practicable hero. Charllo Droome arrived at San An gela with 200 head ot bulls and steers, sold to It. S. Campbell for shipment to and feeding at Wolfo City. Tho steers were twos and up, and sold for $29. The Holland brothers and P. U. Itape ot Midlothian received from Il linois ono day last week Iwonty-slx head ot registered Durham cattlo for breeding pui poses. Houston, with tho fruits, flowers and vegotablcsj Fort Worth, with the far mers and dairy men nnd Midland, with tho cowboys, wero ho three Mucous ot many delighted pilgrims last wook. Capt. A. P. McCord has received 4000 sheep, which ho will fatten on hln farm north ot Cameron. Ho Is now feeding In nil 8000 bond, using hulls and cot ton seed mcnl from the mills nt Cam' eron. Frank Crowley, a Midland cnttle nan, has bought the routs rcoiuenco on Hill street and will bring his fam ily from Midland and locato porrann ently In Fort Worth. Dcevllle cattlemen who are short on grass and forcod to prepare them selves for feeding during the win ter are hopeful that tho Into rains will Immeasurably lessen their feed bills, It there Is no sovero weathor for tho next few weeks. Mr. Dodge Mason of Kemp, who has large cattle Interests In the Indian Territory, says his :attle aro In Una condition, and that he has n large amount ot feed on baud for hla catlh' whonever they require the oamo. John H. llekher ot Henrietta, wh has a ranch In USallo couuty say that his tounty is devoid ot grass, but that tho cattlo nro making out very woll nu prickly pear nud brush and will wluter all right. J. D. Murrah ot San Angela, sold 000 twos, 1000 threes und 200 fours, ulcers, which ha hns been pasturing near Col orado City for several mouths. Tho purchaser Is Frank Kelt ot Wichita Falls, and the prlco 23 around. J. F. Orccn ot liranal, who nttcuded tho annual meeting ot tho Amorloan Pollod Durham Dreaders' association, held at Chicago, says the mettlng was a grand success in every way nnd that a great deal of Important business was transacted. W. H.. McCoy of Oshkosh, Wis., was tn Fort Worth recently, returning from his ranch In Irion county. Tho Sawyer Cattle company, ot which Mr. MeCoy Is manager and one of tho principal owners, owns one ot the beat ranches and best bred herds ot eattte In Texas, T. P. Illshop Is feeding about 400 cfllvts at Smlthvllle and tor the last few drf they have been showing signs ot being affected wlh blseklog. Mr. UUjh Is how vnci latltiK I bo entire herd i-wd says the operatUm la pntxlbg etKrtiiful. President II. C. Dosti, Jr., of the Cattle Breeders' association ot Texns, and S. H. Cowan, attorney for the as sociation, had a conference at Chicago with Oemtnlselener Preuty at the Inter-state commerce oommlsslou and the railway osmmlttee of the Chicago I.tvo Stoek exchange relatlro to the terminal charge. It was decided to bring suit to enforce the order. Donham will soon have a large flour atlll, Bwenson Hros. reeelved at Abilene, Tex., ten registered Hereford bulls for tervlse on their ranch In Jones county. These animals were bought at the re- tent Armour sale ot Hereford in Kan us City and cost tbtir prerent own era IJW a Ua4. Qen. Kitchener has started London on his return to Egypt, The steamship Ban Frnleo tss nrrlvcd at Valencia, Spain, wlfh 1600 Spnnlsh troops from Cuba. Episcopal Ulshop Potter ot New York is ono ot tho vice presidents ot tho Anll-lmperlallsm loague. Hobson Is to go to Manila about tbn 20th Instant, to superintend tho rais ing of the aunkoi Spanish war ships In that harbor. A flro occurred in the government dockyards at Fcrrol, Spain, nnd bo fore tho llnmos were extinguished a number ot bomb-shells exploded. The loss Is estimated nt 4,000,000 pesetas. Tho ordors discharging llrlg. Qoni. Andrew S. Hurt nnd Hoyston, United States volunteers, to dato Nov, 30, aro amended so as to honorably discharge them, to tnko effect Dec. 31. Tho anniversary ot (leu. Maceo's death, tho Cuban Insurgent, was com memorated In Santiago cathedral. Tho entire edifice was draped In blaclt, Interspersed with Cuban colors, Hx-President Clovelnnd says he Is ardently opposed to every feature ot "this annexation nnd oxpnnslon pol icy." He says he Is opposed to all annexation, from Hawaii to the Phil ippines. At Sun Francisco word has been re ceived to tho effect that shortly sev eral regiments of regular troop.twlll bo sent to Manila for the purposo ot relieving the volunteer forces now there. Tho qunrtormaster's department Is making most satisfactory progress In tho preparation ot docks, railways and onmp sltoa In the neighborhood ot Havana for tho reception ot tho troops. Itev, A F. McKIm, agent for the Amoi.o- lllblo society, has taken to Porto Hlco 1000 lllblos, to bo distrib uted among tho inhabitants ot that Island. These bks are In tho Span ish language. Henri Itochcfort. tho well known Frenchman, applauds our war as one ot mercy. Ho would like Oomcz to be president ot Cuba, and Agulnaldu governor general ot tho Philippines. lleproscntntlvo Hull of Iown, chair man ot tho house committee on mili tary affairs, has Introduced a bill pro viding for nu Increase ot the rogular army to approximately 100,000 men. The party who followed Senor ItloJ, president of the Spanish pence com mission nt Purls, with tho supposed object ot endeavoring to nseaselnnto him, It Is now claimed Is a promlneut Spnnlnrd who Is Itloe' mortal ononi). It Is cabled that the Insurgents have been ngnlu firing on tho Spanish citi zens ot Hollo, nnd that it hns beon done nt night. The eablegrnm ulko eays tho lire was returned nnd several Insurgents hilled. Tho cat which was rescued from the wreck of tho Chrlstobnl Colon nnd pre sented to Cupt. Clnrk ot tho Oregon, Is now on uxhlbltlon at the Chicago cat show. Honor Colon, ns tho fellno Is called, is silver gruy. with tiger markings, aOOBE DONBQ, AND WOOD CHOCKS AMONQ "BURR 8ldNB' Omen of Hirer M ntlur Oil Tsar Skald, llnuh Ilia Moth Haiti Oat of Voiir Kurt and l-T In FUnty ol riami.l.. It's going to bo n cold winter for man nnd boast, soys tho Now York Herald, Tho grlpman placo htm la cither entogory you wish, for tho pres ent weather prophet scorns to Influ ence your opinion ono way or tho otu or will flap his nrms llko tho wind mill nnd swenrfully speed away, pour ing maledictions on tho climate and on his all Insufficient clothing nnd de pending for warmth upon the tompora ture of his own language. Tho hot chostnut man will transfer his wnroe to n less enviable position nnd placo his hands over tho grateful and com forting little stove, tho while ho "car amons" at over thing In sight and sighs for tho lnnd ot tho smiling sua) nnd tho vigorous vendetta. It's go ing to bo a cold winter, my country men, nnd thc only man who will wol come tho wnvo ot wind and chill wilt bo tho plumber geutloman, whose car dir.; organ will bo as warm as tho heart of Vesuvius. To such men as are not weighted ddwn with the wisdom that comes ot holding communion with tho visible forms ot nature and hearkening to her wondrous language, it may not bo out ot place to remark that tho gooso bono Is very wldo and nearly all white, Volla! Is not that enough T Aro you not, ae you iflnlsh Hint sentence, snatching your hat nnd top coat and niching oft to tho coal denier, the ulstor manufac turer and tho liver psd makor to got In your orders b-fo'o tho rush cora moncos? Ni" Yu tarry? Bh-hl Not before In eight yenre In olght years, mind you havo the gooso bones boon so white, nor yet so wldo. Sure sign. Ixok nt tho ragweed closor. How tall It 1st Divinely tall, tho birds rauN mur In their own language. When; tho ragweed getu ns tall as It Is grow ing now It as pretty n sight to a non mlgatory bird ns a full hand Is to a loier In n consolation pot. That tall ncss means a something. It meaue that there's going to bo the deepest hind of a snowfall around tho nook ot woods whero tho ragweed has roared Its Inviting head. It means that old Mndamo Nature Is taking card ot her own by providing a class ot food which will refute to bo snowed under. Now, will you go buy that sanitary all-wool You won't? Alt right. Corao closer. Hero's moro ovldenco. Boo tho com husk. Did you over see n huskier, hcavlor husk? Ot course you didn't or you'd bo in tho exhibiting business. That hoflvlness tolls tho chosen Inter preters that there's a cold tlmo com ing. It would seem from thoso conclusive evidence that tho proper thing to do Is to get out and corner tho wool en goods market. Tho wool ox chnngo Is cloicd now, so you ought to have little, It nny, competition. Oil your skntos, brush tho moth balls out of your sweater and dig up your fur lined overcoat. den. lluy V. Henry, tho now gov ernor ot tho military department ot Porto Itlco, Is beginning energetically. Ho intends to hold elections for mayor nnd counrllm-.ii In overy town, nud, ft necessary to Insure falriHMW, tho elec tions will bo under military super vision. Archbishop Chapello, appolntod npostllo delgate to Porto Itlco by tbe pope, was banqueted on his roturta to New Orleans from Home. Every Catholic priest In New Orleans, and many from all over the state, as well aa laymen, attended. The Pittsburg Ileducllon company has Just received an order for all tho aluminum for a new teiegrapn ana ioi lively aoosEDEnnv JUICE. Sparkling Champagne Manufactarid from rrulls Olhtr Than Orait. Adulteration ot articles ot consump tion Is, ot course, n fraud upon tho pub Ho unless duo notice of It Is given, Hut, according to tho Lancet.a redeem ing foaturo of tho doccption In theso days Is that ndultoratlon genorally oo curs In somo wholesome form. Mar garine is an excellent food substance, though It i i not butter; tho potato Is very nourishing, but It should not be found In bread. In tho same way champagne Is an excellent and Invigor ating beverage, which In Its cheaper forms, however, has often nothing to do with grapes. Qooieberrles, ot course, have placed champagne within tho reaolt ot everybody. There was a time when It all eame from vineyards. ephone line to bo erected In Manila, iu I When the poor had to treat the wine the Philippine Islands. The order Is as a case ot sour grapes. Hut even In for a Spanish company that Is anxious j champagne countries there are slgntfl- to take advantage of the progressive- cam ibim ui ,.ri n0in. uu,ibj y 7m nf Amariann rule Normandy orebards ot apples, and It nees of Amerieon ruie. ....... ,,,, i, pear orchards In France are under con tract. More than 800 representatives or brewery Interests In the United Stated, representing ItW.OoflitW -csiritich-wrt-at New York and decided to havo a committee appointed to protest to con gress against the $1 per barrel war tax on beer. Uy direction ot the assistant secre tary ot war. the telegraphic Instruc tions of November 96, directing tho honorable discharge from the fourth Texas of a number ot oltleers and pri vates, aro confirmed. These soldiers are entitled to travel pay. As part ot the plan tor making Kings ton, Jamaica, a great naval depot and extensive dockyard, In view ot the probable construction ot the Nicar agua canal In the near future, nego- i lions are progressing for ins pur abase ot dockyard silo. firm ot -wine merchants In tho cham pagne district. Uml Palmerston Is re ported to have told a deputation ot the trade who waited on him that thsro woe nover a good champagne year In France unices there was a good appto crop In Normandy. However, though perry, cider and gooseberry wlno nro, excellent drinks In their way, they fire, not "champagne" and perhaps the psibllo prefers to pay a little more for tbe higher-prjeed name. Mean Thing. Oholly Miss Amy pwesented see with this aw lovely stick. Marie Jo I understand. She told me she got, It for almost nothing. llluaaUeV Bits.