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vrJW4wf ,. tCWWOTawlt'knS, -- .. . . ! THE BEAVER HERALD. 'V tf. VOLUME I. BEAVER, OKLAHOMA TERRITORY, THURSDAY, MAY 1G, 1895. NUMBER 17. t , CURRENT COMMENT. The school children of Delaware, by an overwhelming vote, havo ashed the legislature to adopt the peach blossom ns the state flower. Boston maintains an olllclal called the city forester, ami during the busy planting season in the spring and fall ho has over 100 men at work lu beauti fying the streets and parks. Tub promotion of Gen. Schofleld to ho Iteulcnnnt-gcncrni has caused one more general officer than Is ncedod for tho military department. On his re tirement, however, in Septembor tho old status will bo restored. Thk drama has found Its way to tho borders of tho Arctic zone nnd "Tho Streots of New York" was recently thrilling thchuarts of tho sturdy dig gers of gold on the banks of tho Ico fringed Yukon. A stock company gavo tho play. Sr.XATon Snr.uiiAN is to preside over tho Ohio republican stato convention this year, making tho soventh tlmo that ho has performed that service. Ills first appearance as a presiding of llcer was in the convention of 1855, which nominated Chaso for governor. A BurciDK club has been formed by the'young ladles of Ilecchcr hall at the University of Chicago. They refuse to glvo tho names of tho members nnd de clare that as they drop out of tho world their names will bo learned. Tho of ficers of the society embrace a master of ceremonies, director of cortege, doviscr of new methods, connoisseur of poisons, soother of consciences, guardian of tho knife, toasttnistrcss to the dead, composer of epitaphs and halo modiste. Skxatoii Jones, of Arkansas, ono of tho members of tho United States del egation to tho proposed international monetary conference, in a recent inter view said that ho knew of no progress being made toward the hearing of such a conference and expressed tho opinion that the next democratic national plat form would declare unequivocally for tho free coinage of silver independent of action by other nations, and that tho republican platform would declaro In favor of bimetallism and an inter national agreement. At tho conferenco of tho supremo ofllcers of tho Knights of Pythias at Indianapolis, Ind., recently It was de cided to wage war on tho scceders from tho order who havo started "Tho Improved Order Knights of Pythias." Chancellor Commander Ritchie was in doubt about tho wisdom of bringing on a fight, but tho other supremo ofll cers insisted that no quarter should bo given. Tho opposition order had Its origin in tho action of tho last supremo lodge in deciding that hereafter tho English languago only should bo used In tho secret work, and the Germans objected. The Hon Parnoll, belonging to Col. E. Daniel lloono, met his death recent ly in the Monterey, Mex., bull ring while fighting a Mexican bull. About J,000 persons occupied seats in the amphitheater and seemed to bo highly gratified with tho entertainment, though tho lion refused to mako any attack whatever excopt as a last ex treme, when ho was being unmerci fully gored. Morn than a dozen times in all tho lion was tossed to tho'top of tho cage and tho injuries that ho re ceived caused him to dlo within an hour from tho time tho fight com menced. The wnsto of wealth in America through conflagrations was considered In an articlo in the. North, American Review recently. Tho American pays proportionately for his flro insurance twelve times as much as tho French man, seven times as much ns the Ger man, four times as much as the Eng lishman and much moro than tho business man In any other European country. Tho flro Insuranco premiums In this country average. 6300,000,000 a pear, lly making their buildings fire proof tho French cover their annual losses by an outlay of (inly 825,000,000 In premiums. At Portlnnd, Ore,, S. Kinsman, stock man, and It. Selling and M. Slchel, sapltallsts, havo incorporated as tho Oregon Pocking & Fertilizing Co., with a capital stock of $20,000. Tho object Is to slaughtor and can horse meat. These mon think thoy enn find a mar ket for tho meat In Franco and Ger many. Thoy havo 0,000 horses bought, ind options on ns many more. They will begin slaughtering so soon as machinery for canning can bo put in. Tho new company will recolvo no ac commodation from cattle meat com panies, as they refuse to havo anything to do with it The action of tho pension bureau In sonstruing the legal meaning of de pendence under the act of Juno 27, 1800, has been reversed by Assistant Secre tary Reynolds In a decision on a de pendent mother's caso. The ruling provided where tho property possessed by a mother having na other means ol support was so small that it would not yield an income sufficient to support her during her life, It should not de prive her of tho right to a pension, lly "adoquato means of support" tho law was interpreted to moan acomfortablo maintenance of tho pensioner during tho remainder of her life. Foit tho first time, it was said, since tho organization of the Grand Army, a department commander has recom mended that tho national government pension tho soldiers of tho confederacy. In an address recently at Denver, Col., to tho delegates to tho stato encamp went. Gen. N. Rollins declared infavoi of financial assistance to needy sur vivors of tho lost cause. Tho conven tlon received the recommendation! -with apparent approval, but tho reso lution for a special committee to pre sent the matter to tho national en campmont at Pittsburgh next Septcm tier was tabled after a hot debate. NEWS OF THE WEEK.' Gloanod By Tolegraph nnd Mrtil. rKIWONAIi AN rOLITICAI- The London Times said on tho 7th that In consideration of Japan's aban donment of tho Liao Tung peninsula, she will receive an additional indem nity of 550,000,000. A ijei-oiit from Washington said that tho deposits of gold in tho mints had fallen off and thai private parties wero buying tho products of the refineries and that tho motal was drifting to New York. Many persons thought that the foundation was being laid for another bond deal by tho Morgan llothschtlds syndicate, as tho syndi cate had an option on any now bonds that might bo issued beforo October 1, and that they wero cornering gold to that end. The stato department has received tho reply of Spain to Secretary Grcsh am's demand In tho case of tho AW nnco. Tho Madrid government ad mits that tho assault upon the Amer ican steamer by tho Spanish cruiser was unwarranted, and expresses regret at the occurrence. At Columbia, & C, United States Judges Slmonton and Gofl? decided that tho provision of tho South Car olina dispensary law preventing Im portations of liquor for private uso was contrary to tho interstate com merce act and was null and void. An injunction was issued restraining tho seizure of such liquor. The executive committee of tho Democratic Honest Money league nt Chicago has upciueu to at onco begin the work of organizing tho wards of that city against frco silver. This, means the first step in n fierce battle for the national dolcgatlon. which will bo elected next year. Tho work will be begun In Cook county and tho agents of tho leaguo will press It until It ramifies throughout all Illi nois. Ci Si-XI The general nssembly of Delaware adjourned sine die on tho Oth without selecting a successor to Senator Hig glns, although the republicans claim their leading candldnte, Col. Henry A. Dupont, was legally elected. The 211th ballot since tho deadlock began four months ago, resulted: Henry A. Du pont, republican, 15; J. Edward Ad dicks, republican, 4; Edward Hidgcley, democrat, 0; Tunnel, democrat, 1. The third observance of Wcsloyan day, in memory of the founding of tho Methodist church, was celebrated at tho Auditorium by the Methodists of Chicago on the Oth. Between tho ad dresses, musical numbers woro ren dered on tho great Auditorium organ, a chorus of 1,000 voices taking part. President Tn.VYJ.-on, of tho supremo council of tho American Protective as sociation, delivered his annual address at Milwaukee. It was a very long document, making suggestions and recommendations covering practically every leading question of the day. The bill rcaklnjr tho birthday of Abraham Lincoln a legal holiday has passed both houses of tho New York legislature. MISCKf.II-NEOCS. Twelve Hundred blast mon, em ployed by tho Illinois Steel Co., of Chicago, struck on tho 7th, and tho strlko was expscted io extend to other departments. Two of the three fur naces wero shut down. Tho men de manded better wages and asked for moro help, claiming that they wero compelled to work unnecessarily hard. Thkhe was a severe earthquake at Mcndonca, Brazil, on the 7th. Tho in habitants wero terror-stricken and fled from tho town. Mcndonca Is situ ated about 55 miles southeast from tho volcano of Aconcagua. The place was dostroyed by an carthquako In 1809. The region around Camden, Ark., was visited by a bad hailstorm recent ly, damaging many residences nnd beating vegetables into the ground. Tho corn crop was said to bo stamped nut and would entail now' planting. Tho fruit, crop was knocked off fully 00 per cent. An old negro woman wat frightened to death and two other ne groes wero seriously injured by their houso blowing down. The international convention of tho Y. M. C. A. opened its annual session at Springfield, Mass., on tho 8th with about 500 dolegates present, represent ing forty states and territories, besides several provinces In Canada. Tho nomination committee brought in a list of officers nnd thoy woro unani mously approved. The report showed an aggregate membership of 244,077. Tho financial reports showod an in crease In the property hold by tho Y. M. C. A. of moro than 82,000,000 with a total Of 810,252,873. At Coney Island, N. 'Y., on tho Cth Jako Kllraln, of Baltimore, an-1 Stevo O'Donnell, of Australia, mot lu tho ring to havo a twenty-flvo round go, but In the twenty-flrst round O'Donnell knocked Kllraln down and although tho Ilaltlmorean staggered to his feet tho roferco stopped the bout and awarded It to O'Donnell as a matter of mercy. Kllraln looiceu very beefy when ho stripped and O'Donnell's blows lncked forco. At a meeting of the trustees of tho Columbia college In New York Presi dent Soth Low made a formal offer to assume personally tho cost of erecting tho now collogo library building ns n memorial to his father. Tho now li brary. It was estimated, would cost 81.000,000. Two armed bandits mado a whole hale raid through the country 30 miles east of Guthrie, Ok, Near Tryon, they robbed McClelland of a largo sum of money, then wont to a neighbor's stable nnd stolo two fresh horses. A number of other houses wero visited and tho occupants held up. They reached George Ross' place, near Dale, whom thoy robbed of 5650, a watch and a gun. Fikk early on tho Oth, at Buffalo, N. Y., destroyed M. Strauss & Son's tan nery, postnl station A, Grobon's coal yard, barns, several freight cars, two dwellings, a number of horses and a largo amount of stock in East, Buffalo. The loss was estimated at 5250,000, witb 125.000 insurance. John Camehon, clerk to tho Cincin nati board of health, died on tho 0th from tho excessive uso of cigarettes. Tho deceased starved to death, nnd from ISO pounds ho fell to ninety pounds. Ho smoked fifty and seventy tlvo cigarettes a day. Mosr.s Neai., of Oklahoma City, has been appointed to look after tho allot ments of tho Cheycnno and Arapahoo Indians. They havo in all about 3,500 claims and It Is tho Intention to leao them so that Improvements can bo made. The action of tho National tubo works, of McKnesport, Pa., in grant ing their 4,000 employes an increase of 10 per cent. In wages is regarded as very significant In manufacturing cir cles In Pittsburgh. Tho National tubo works Is tho largest plpo mill In tho world, and as a result of tho Increase in wages a material advance in tho prico of pipe Is expected soon. Prteii FfcLt,EiirAM,aged 7-J.was found dead In his bed in on attic room of a business block In Muskegon, Mich. Ho begged his living from door to door and was never suspoctcd of having a cent. In tho mattress under him was found hidden over $4,000 in bonds, cer tificates and cash. Ho had literally starved to death. The boiler In tho sawmill of John Bennett, north of Kokomo, Ind., ex ploded On tho 7th, blowing tho mill to fragments. James Gatt, tho foreman, was instantly killed, and Frank Doan Ing.Fred Phillips and John llusch wore badly injured. At Eau Claire, Wis., Judge Balloy, in sentencing Embezzler. Harry 1). Mc Master, declared that tho only way to suppress such cases of embezzlement was to strike at the root of public gam bling. Tho Chicago board of trade, ho believed, had caused moro distress, ruined inoro men nnd wrecked moro families than civil war. Al.l. tho union moldcrs In Indianap olis, Ind., struck on the Oth for n rigid scale of wages from 52.25 to S2.50 per day. They woro receiving from 52.00 to 52.40. A recognition of tho union wns also domanded. Tho owners of tho ten plants involved will, they said, grant neither demand. Lioiit.m.no struck a small boat In tho harbor at Duluth, Minn., during a storm on tho Oth nnd two of tho occupants were instantly killed. While a party of workmen wero drilling in tho rock at tho foot of a 30 foot precipice at Unlontown, Pa,, a ledgo became loosened and fell, bury ing three of them. Michael Jones was crushed to death, Patrick Ryan was fatally injured and an Italian was se riously hurt. The ten days1 lockout of tho union painters at Indianapolis has ended. The union painters accepted tho terms of tho bosses and all went back to work. Tho bosses on their part agreed to take back the men without preju dice and not to discriminate against union men. It was reported on the 20th that tho British had occupied Corinto and that the Nlcaraguans would not pay tho in demnity demanded until compelled to do so, in order to avoid being forced to resign office. Tun biennial congress of tho Ameri can Trqtting association was held at Chicago on tho 7th. llesidcs tho elec tion of ofllcers several changes in tho rules of tho association wero made. A disastrous cloudburst, hail and windstorm visited Dayton, Tenn., on tho Oth. The streets wero Inundated and two of tho bridges on tho prlucipal streets washed away. A number of mnall houses wero blown over nnd there was great destruction of grow ing crops. Gardens and fruit trees wero destroyed. No fatalities wero .reported. Tin; r,ATi:sT. Wichita, Kan., May 12. Miss Lucy Gatewood, tho j-oung lady who was thrown from it buggy Thursday night, died yesterday. George Ellerton was with the young lady at tho tlmo of tho accident. Ho Is n young man conuect ed'wlth tho railway mail service. ToriurA, Kan., May. 12. A complaint chnrglug Governor Morrill with hav ing obtained money under false pre tenses was filed in tho ofllco of Justice of the Pcaco Govo yesteiday. It is sworn to by u. W. Peters, a store keeper of the stato penitentiary, and cojta'ns two counts. Toi'ElCA, Kan., Mny 12. Lincoln post, G. A. R., the largest lu Kausas, has adopted resolutions in which It protests ugalnsl the erection of a mon ument in tho city of Chicago lu mem ory of the Confederate dead. Iu even stronger terms the resolutions con demn the G. A. II. post of Chicago, which has (signified its intention of participating in the ceremonies nt tho Confederate monument on Decoration Day. Sachamento, Col., May 12. W. C. Donaldson, alias XV. K. Crow, has been arrested horo for a 84,500 post office robbery at Caldwell, Kan. Kinoman, Knn May 12 While en gaged In making repairs in a mill In this city J. A. Russell, a enrponter, al lowed his clothing to come in contact with tho main shaft, by which he was thrown on his back across the rapidly revolvlug shaft and instantly crushed to death as well as horribly mangled. Caddo, I. T., May 12. ThU was tho day sot for tho execution by shooting of Johnson Jacob, a full-blooded Choc taw, at Pushmataha diMtrict court grounds, thirty miles east of here, for the murder of his wife last full. In nccordauco with tho Indian custom ho was permitted to go where he pleased slnco conviction, but news re ceived here shows that tie has adopted tho white man's tricks and left for parts unknown. GuTintiE, O. T May 12. Byron Henderson, a colored man, was arrest ed yestcrduy ou the charge of assault ing Mrs. Mnry J, Davis, n whlto worn n. Mrs. Davis Is a respectable woman nd had hired Henderson to work for aer. He kicked in her door, cursed nd bent, and choked tho woman, In flicting painful wounds. A BOYCOTT. Five Republics to Form a Commer cial Atllanco Against England. ADM. MEADE'S RETIREMENT. Detached front the Xorth Atlnntlc Squad- run the llrnr Admiral Ak to lie v Ketlreil Under the 1'orty Venn Service Claufc. Washi.voton, Miyr 11. Flvo Central American republics will join In a com mercial boycott of Great ltrltaln, ac cording to information received hero through diplomatic channols. This is one result of tho recent bulldozing of Nicaragua. Representatives of tho Central American republics In this city, while possessing no official Information ns to tho proposed boycott, are, never theless, of tho opinion that a commer cial alliance will result from the recent International complications. Tho ro suit cannot fall to bu of great benefit to citizens of the United Statos engaged in competing for cpntrol of tho Central American markets. Tho business transaction between tho flvo republics of Central America and tho outside world is of considerable volume, and covers every branch of Industry. Tho United States and Great ltrltaln have heretofore been close rlvnls for a divi slou of this trade, with Germany not a bad third. A boycott by Central America against Great ltrltaln means an Increase of something like $15,000, 000 per year In tho business transacted between citizens of tho United States and tho Central American .republics at tho present tlmo, with tho prospects of Its being steadily and materially aug mented. A dm. Meade's Retirement. Washington, May 11. Probably tho most Interesting nows of tho day is tho coming retirement of Rear Admiral Meade of tho navy. Ho has just been detached from tho command of tho North Atlantic squadron at his own request nnd has now applied for retirement next month. Adm. Meade's retirement is, wholly voluntary nnd comes to him under that clause of tho naval law which permits retirement after forty years of service. It is true that his health has for sev eral years been unsatisfactory, tho wounds which ho received dur ing tho civil war giving Itlm a great deal of trouble, but his relations to tho navy dopartment during his command of tho squadron of less than a year's duration, havo been very un pleasant, and are no doubt tho pre eminent causes pf his voluntary retire ment. To these, wounds his friends attributo his great excitability and nervousness, which have kept him con tinually in hot water with tho navy department since he was placed In com mand of the homo fleet last August, a mouth beforo ha was promoted to tho highest naval rink. 11IO' rilAUDS IN CHICAGO, A Jtilllnn Dollar Probably Stolen from the l'ublic Work. Department. Chicago, May 11. Frauds of the grossest naturo in the pay of tho de partment of public works have, been uncovered by Commissioner Kent. Dead men, the commissioner declares, have been enrolled and their names forged to time checks. Names have also been duplicated and residence? located whero there were vacant lots. All of theso facts aro now in tho pos session of tho commissioner and in course of preparation for submission to tho legal department of the city for prosecution. It is estimated that SI, 000,000 has been stolen from the city in this manner. IN'THUNATIONAI. V. 31. C. A. A Number of Award. Slade, hut None Have, Yet Come Went. Sl'IHNOFIEl.D, Mass., May 11. Tho second day's session of tho Interna tional Y. M, C A, convention was de voted almost wholly to routine busi ness. Tho judges on tho educational exhibit nearly comploted tholr work, making most of tho awards. Moro than sixty cities mado entries. The highest uwards of merits havo nearly all been captured by eastern cities. Dayton, O., makes a very remarkable showing, having captured seven first awards. Among tho principal awards none went west of Minneapolis. 31UST SUND l'OK.MULA, American Medical Association anil Medical Advertisement. BAiriMonE, Md,, May 11. The Amor lean Medical association, during their session yesterday, adopted a recom mendation of their board'of trustees to the effect that hereafter the journal of tho association, which is published In Chicago, will Insert no advertisement for any medicine which is not accom panied for publication with tho chem ists' formula of Its preparation. Fourth.Cla Weitern l'otmater. Washington, May 11. These post ofllco appointments wero mado to-day In Missouri: At Dodd, Macon county, R. Summers; at Gordonvlllo, Cape Girardeau countyv J. Ramsey nt Hutchinson Ralls coun ty, J. J. Coll; at Mnrtlnsburg, Audrain county, Miss M. Douglass; nt Stannic, Pulaski county. B. Crismon. In Oklahoma At Warren, Greor county, XV. S. Wlnney. ii . " i An Imentor's Vai Fate St. Louis, May 11, Andrew II. Lu cas, inventor of the Lucas ship and of a successful graiu binder, diod to day at the city hospital from domontla, resulting from business disappoint ments. Tho deceased was deprived of tho benefits accruing from his inven tions. . A Nebra.ka Town fire Swept. Ceiiesco, NoU, May 11, Tho entire business portion of this town was do strpyed by flro early this morning. Tho post ofllce, banks, hotel and every storo were consumed. A KsniH l'o.t Office Kcbber Caueht. Sacuamento, Cal., May 11. W. C Donnelson, alias W. K. Crow, has been arrested hero for a 82,000 post ofllce burglary at Colvllle, Kan. i- afti:i; ilOV. MOHHU.I- A Kama rmttentlarr Clerk Sh io Criminal Charge. Tor-KKA, Kan., May 11. A complaint charging Gov. E. N. Morrill with hav ing obtained money under falso pro tonscs was filed in tho ofllco of Justice of tho Pcaco Grover this afternoon. It Is sworn to by O. XV. Peters, a store keeper of tho stato penitentiary, nud contains two counts. Ono charge is that tho governor signed a voucher authorizing tho audi tor of stato to Issuo a warrant for SICiI to J. Ijltrlstow nnd tho other that ho signed n vouuhor authorizing a war rant In favor of Charles Hull for 575, and that tho vouchers both set forth that thoy wero for services rendered to tho state. Justlco Grovor said soon after tho complaint had been filed that he would' not Issuo n warrant" for Gov. Morrill's arrest until ho had been directed to do so by County Attorney Saf fortl Mr. SnlTord had not been Informed of tho proceedings when a reporter saw him at 2 o'clock, but ho said that if tho facts were as stated to him by tho reporter ho would not order a warrant. Ho said tho vouchers signed by tho governor plainly showed that thoy wero for services rondorod by Brlstow and Hull before ho (Morrill) was governor and that such being tho case there was no falso pretense In tho transaction nnd un examination boforo n justlco of tho pcaco would bo a silly pleco of busi ness. thk iihkidkntiiai. affaiiu Tho Kansas Hank Commissioner I'aya the Amount or Ilia Alleged Shortage. Toieka, Kan., May 11. Stato Hank Commissioner Broldenthal Thursday paid into tho stuto treasury 5915 tho amount of fees collected on hand and later his deputy. Frank Osborn, sottlcd for April and turned In 5310 moro, making 51,255 the entlro amount duo to tho state. Deputy M, A. Waterman is expected to nrrivo Saturday and on Monday his collections will bo turned In. Assistant Attornoy-Gcneral Godard says that tho stato has not yet decided whether It will take any notion on Stato Accountant Challenor'n report of tho affairs of tho bank commission er's ofllco. Tho onlynctlon authorized by law Is a criminal prosecution for malfcasanco in ofllce, which, In tho event of a verdict of guilty, would bo followed by removal from office. But it Is not believed by lawyers that Itrcldcnthal has laid himself open to a criminal charge, and, If that bo true, Mr. Jobcs' only chance of getting tho ofllco Breldenthal holds Is by tho pro ceedings now pending in tho supremo court. A MVUIILF,U CASH. The Attorney for Dr. Iliichanan, tho Wife 1'olvmer, Claim That lie Is Legally Dead. New Yohk, Mny 11. Tho attorneys of Dr. Buchanan, tho convicted wlfo murderer, who was to. havo been elee triclsed during tho week of April 22, but to whom two reprieves wero grant ed by tho governor, clan that he Is legally dead and cannot now bo pun ished by clcctrlclslon. Tho sentonco was not carried out, as tho attor neys for tho defense claimed that their appeal to tho United States su premo court acted as a stay, and Attorney-General Hancock advised Warden Sago to wait until this appeal had been acted upon. Tuesday District Attor ney Fellows reported that thcro was in fact no appeal pending which was operative in this case. He claimed that tho courts had already decided that an appeal in such a caso could not bo entertained. Therefore ho held that there was no legal obsta cle In tho way of Buchanan's electric! slou on tho date fixed by tho second respite granted by Gov. Morton. HNIOUTS Ol' THK KOAD. .Commercial Traveler of Kansas unil Okla homa 31nke Merry nt Topeka. Toi'KKA, Kan., May 11. Tho fourth annual meeting of tho grand council of United Commercial Travelers of Kansas and Oklahoma began this morning with a reception, nfter which Mayor Fellows and U. C. Burton deliv ered addresses of welcome nnd Grand Counselor W- F Tuttlo, of Concordia, responded. Afterward short speeches wero mado by II. J. Dowd, of Chicago, W. L." Day. of Concordia, senior grand chancellor, and J. A. Kimball, of Salina. Then tho regular buslnoss meeting began behind closed door's.Jastlng with a noon recess, until 4 p. th., .when an adjournment was taken 'to Representative hall, whoro addresses wero delivered by Lieut. Gov. Troutraan nud others. Tho pro gramme at night included a reception and balL FAltMKKS VS. CATTLKJIEN. Oklahoma Agriculturist Threaten to Drive Out Free lUncs Advocates. GuTillllK, Ok., May 1L In G county in the extrcmo western part of tho territory, tho frco range cattlemen won a free range election a few day ago. Now the farmers declare that tho election was carried ty fraud, scores of Texas cowboys being voted illegally, and havo armed themselves. The houso and barns of J. B. Nicholas, a cattleman, waro destroyed by flro and a county official, who sided with tho cattlemen, has been given twenty four hours to leave tho county. lire Cause Attempt at Suicide. Buui.inoton, Kan., May 11. Tho bus iness block occupied by J, A. Moshor, jeweler, was destroyed by flro last night, but tho stock was mostly saved. Incendiarism was undoubtedly tho cause of tho fire. Soon afterward Moshor attempted sulclda, but physi cians succeeded In saving his life. An Alderiuau Makes a Haul. Sioux Falls, a D., May 11. Acting Alderman Sampson has disappeared with S7u5of saloon finos. Tho lines have been Illegally colloctcd by tho city, which has no right to allow the pluces to run, and Sampson cannot be arrested for embezzlement as tho money did not belong to tho city. Tho Hannibal (Mo.) Dally Times bis suspended publication. OKLAHOMA NEWS. Judge Pllxor Is a great favorite with the ludinns. Judge Scott nnd Judge Blcrsr havo agreed to chango districts. It Isdonlod that thcro Is moro than 81,500 In tho ofllco of oil Inspector. All tho whlto pcoplo in tho Chcrokeo nntiou aro to meet at Wagoner on, tho 34. Indlahoma hns boon suggested ns a nnmo for tho new stuto by tho alnglo statehood people. Tho county clerks nnd treasurers of Oklahoma must now pay their 1'opu- tlvs out of their salaries. Tho wheelmen of tho territory mot In Oklahomu City Inst Saturday nnd perfected their organization. Slaughter Kid wns a vain follow. When his body was searched n hand mirror wus found lu his coat pocket. Tho Catholic cliuroh dedicated at Vlnltn Sunday boforo last, Is tho flrst Catholic church In tho Chcrokeo nation. Last week 730 Pawnoo Indians drew money from tho government thirty less thnu participated In tho distribu tion last year. Th Medford Patriot says that for puro bliss tho Israelites nt tho fall of manna weren't In It with tho Okla liomaus when It rained. Threo men confined In tho Wood ward county jail ono day last week so cured n gun and compelled tho guard to liberate them. They then nrmed themselves and struck out for tho hills north of town. At Yukon tho resldonco of n. W. Knftsgcr was struck by lightning and considerable damage done. Mr. Naf tsger nnd tho children wero lying ou tho bed and woro not injured. Tho bod wns torn to pieces. Mrs. Naf tsgor was seriously injured. Some ono appeared at tho door of tho church in Yukon during meeting and yelled "cyclono coming!" Thoro was a panic at once and there would havo been sovernl peoplo hurt had not a man loss excited than tho others sta tioned himself at the door with a cano and beat the crowd back. Mr. nnd Mrs. Byro who lived near Yukon died very suddenly one day ro contly. Physicians pronounced tho cause of death to bo arsenical poison ing, it, is mougni tno poison was in tho milk they drank. Tho deccasod wero young pcoplo aud recently mar ried. An Investigation will be mado. Tliero Is a movement on foot among tho newspaper men of Kansas and Oklahoma to ralss money enough by subscription to erect a monument over tho gruvo of Milt Reynolds. The city of Edmoud has purchased twenty acres of land for u cemetery Tho choice lot In this cemetery is set apart for tho body of Milt Reynolds. The giavo now lies unmarked. A Blaine county fanner had somo experience with a desperado ono day last week. A man rode up and asked for his dinner; after eat'.ng ho handed the farmer a $20 bill which tho farmer changed. II'! returned tho sumo even ing nud got his mi u per, and whou done ho dnew a bead on tho farmer and told him to donate. After complying tho robber handed him fifty cents saying ho always paid for his meals. A man is going nround tho country, says an exchange, claiming to bo John tho Baptist, lie has light hair and chin whiskers nud looks llbo a farmer. Tho editor gons on In a friendly udjur- ution; "nodoslroto wnru our read ers if he should make them a call not to trust him, ns hu is not what ho pur ports to be. Wo havo taken pains to look tho matter up aud And us n result of our inveitlgution that John tho Baptist is dead." Wichita Eaglo: Tho news comes from Falrlniid of a sensational shoot lug affray in which John J. Smith lost his life, I, N. McConncIl wns shot through the shoulder nnd Andy Muth las received u blow over tho oyo which may cause death. Tho deputy marshal took McCounoll nnd Muthtus to Fort Smith whero MeConnell was refused bail. Mathlus was bound over iu the sum of 8750. MeConnell ha tho sym pathy of tho community us Smith was a very rough iiiun, Wichita Efgle: President Cleveland will bo accosted lu a few days with a young and pretty Arapahoe squaw from tho Indian territory who is golug to Washington and the Whlto Houso on purpose to mako a personal appeal to him to savo her from u late which sho looks on with terror. Rosa White face has been sold to a greasy Indian 01 years old, the husband of her sister, to be his second wife, and the price ugreed upon with her futher for tho Biicriflco is fifteen ponl s. Rosa is at present a pupil lu tho Caddo Indian bchool near Fort Bono, O. T. Sho is 17 years old and is pronounced bright ttnd haudsoino by those who havo scou her. A Gutkrla dispatch says: Tho ill-fated saloon building hi Ingulls which was so badly perforated with bullets near ly two yeai-s ugo by tho officers lu their efforts to capture the Dalton gang, aud ut which lime several depu ties woro killed, was the scene of an other shoollug scrupe lu which Will iam llnlstcad was tho victim of an us Basslu's bullut. RENEWING THEIB Y0UTH.I A Strati go Story from a Nebraska Vllla.ro. The Villager Exeltmt Over the In- ereased Health and Vl;r of th Older Inhabitants The experi ence or Two "V.W." (From tht World-IftraU, Omaha, A'6.) K World- lit raid reporter was attracted by the ovidence of renewed activity of some of tho older Inhabitant of the village of Flor ence, a suburb of Omaha, Neb., snd en quired tho cauo. Mr. A nil row Flnkenkelcr, who was a member of Company 11 of the First Iowa Volunteers during tho war, made tho following explanation so far m he him self Is concerned I "In July, IbflO, while my comrnny was on tho march through to Austin, Toxns, I was attacked with rheumatism of tho wont kind lh ono leg at Alexander, La. Being weak I was suaitruck and remained un conscious for several hours. Kvory sum mer slnco 1 have boon uuable to stand the heat of the sun, nnd hnve been compelled' to glvo up my work. Thoro was In my heud a bearing down fooling which In creased until it seemed mvliend would' burst, and It caused a ringing In my ears., and palpitation of tho heart set In, so that tho slightest nolso would set my heart' thumptug. Several times It has rendered me unconscious for from seven to ton hour at a time, in addition to this tho rheuma tism extended up my entire side until it drew my head down on my shoulder. I lost my strength and Hush and was totally unfit for work. "For twcnty-clght yonrs I havo consulted physicians and taken their proscriptions without deriving any material benefit. My, ailments Increased in intensity until I waa assured that there wns no hope form; Dur-' lng last year I went into tho butcher busi ness, but tho dampness from the ice used increased my rheumatic pains to such an ex tent that 1 wns not only compelled to qui! the business, but was conllnea to my house and bod for nearly six months. "I hod given up all faith of being a well man again, when in November last I read la the World-Herald a caso of a man who bad been entirely curort from tho ailmoats from which 1 was sutTcrlnir. br tho uso of Dr. Williams' Pick Pills for Palo People. On November 28 1 purchased a box. In a week; I was astonished to know that I felt hotter thau I hul for six months past, aud before I had used half a box I was suro that 1 had found a euro for my ailments. Tho ringing In my oars began to lessen lu volumo ana finally left me. That was tho first effect I experienced asldo from an Increased appo tlta. Tho pain from tho rhoumallsm frrad unlly loftmc, so that within ono woek from tho tlmo I took my flrst pill I was ablo to sit up In bod. On January 1st, I was ablo to bo out and walk around a little. Tho palpitations of my heart entirely ceased. On February 9, 1 was so thoroughly cured that 1 acceptMl n position oa night watchman lu tho Forest Lawn Cemetery, rcmslulagout of doors from 0 P. M. until it A. M. I nave galnod In welcht from 144 pounds which I weighed In Novotnber lost, to 173 pound which I welch now. Mr. It. XV. Cowan, keeper of a general storo at Florence, was also seen by tho re porter. Mr. Cowan Is also an old soldier, having boon a member of the 144th infan try, Company U. nnd later of Company M of tho First Mlunesota Cavalry, Hr. Cowan stated that ho contracted chronlo diarrhoea while ho was In tho army and baa novcr until wituin tno post row monias, re-, eelved any relict, llo stated that ho .pad uixon mo wonaoriui nuK rius.aaa was now almost thoroughly cured, so much sola raci mat no nas uisuoniinuea mcir use. llo was also paralyzed In tho loft sldo of his face, tho mouth oelng drawn up at the loft corner, nnd ho was entirely unable to movo tho muscles of his forehead or to closo hlsleft eye. Ho states that ho believe It Is owing to tho uso of the Pink Pills that ho has recovered tho uso of his loft eye-lid, which, prior to his taking tho pills, had been fastened down by a physician so that tho sight would not bo destroyed from the eyo filling with dust, and, ascribes tho re covery to tho Pink Pills. Ho has gained llftcou pounds In weight since last October, and feels healthier and stronger than at any tlmo slnco tho war,''' Ho Intends to recommence using tho pills with tho expec tation of a complete recovery from the paralysis. Dr. Williams' Pink Pills are a specific for troubles peculiar to females, such as sup- )iiu3iuua. nil iu,j u. nvHftu., uiiumu constipation, bearing down pains, etc., and in tho raso of men will glvo speedy relief and effect a permanent cure In all cases arising from mental worry, overwork, or excesses of whatever nature. Pink Pills are sold by all dealers, or will bo sent post paid on receipt of prico, (SO cents a box, or six boxes for $2.50 thoy aro never sold la bulk or by tho 100) by oddreshlug Dr. Williams' Medicine Company, Schenectady, N. Y. NATURAL HISTORY SORAPS. It is asserted that tho dormouse" Is a link between tho rat and tho squirrel. Wiiex flying at its highest speed the houso fly makes 000 strokes of Its wings per socond, and tho dragon fly 1,S00. It Is said that dew will not form on somo colors. Whllo a yellow board will bo covered with dew, a red or black ono bcsldo It will bo perfectly dry. Co ual larvm arc born allvo nnd swim off to seek a locality on which to settle. After they onco become fixed they no ve again chango placo. Ir somo peoplo weut as far to meet their bills ns thoy do to meet troublo thoro would not bo so much debt io tho world. Atchison Olobc. That ujmp In a man's stomach which makes hltn Irritable and misera ble cud unfit for bus iness or pleasure is caused by indiges tion. Indigestion, like charity, covers a multitude of sins. The trouble may be in stomach, liver, bowels. Wherever it is, it is caused by the presence of poison ous, refuse matter which Nature has been unable to rid hervelf of, unaided. In such cases, wise people send down a little health officer, personified by one of Dr. Pierce's Pleas ant Pellets, to search out the trouble and remove its cause. I EMS' 98 LYE I rOWSXUDAHDFEBXVlIXJ). la (PATENTED) V Tbo tlrongtit acA pvrttt Lja mado. Unlike other Lyo.U being a Uno powder naupaclccdtna con with removable ltd, tbe contents aro always ready for use. Will make tbe but perfumed Hani Soap la SO minutes viUAout toU. ing. It la the best for cleansing wusto pipes. dUlufeotlng- sinks, clOAut, washing bottles, paints trces.eic. PE.-m.Msl.TMT'd Ctt Uen. AseuU. IHII&m lta AL urn r' "''u US I A, t. tV ft I 'II il 1 : J 35 J O J n fr.