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The Hood River Glacier.
i VOL. 2. HOOD KI VKR, OREGON, SATURDAY. MAY SO, 1891. NO. 52. 3food Tiver (Slacicr. run. noun iviiit iAruuiiT mohniho t Tbe Glacier Fublisblog Company. l ll HIITION MUCK. On. JfMf ,,,, , ...ft M Hit uionlli. ....... ., I lhr. iixiiilha ,, M KiikI. myf I Cmt GEO. V. MOTfOAN, Ut. Chl.r (':. k U, N Uml (ifflot Lmnl :: Law :: Hpcriulitit. Ruoin N.i. . Untl Offln lliilllli, Tim dai.i.ks, on. O. D, TAYLOR, Real Hstate Broker, Fir, Lift and Aooldent Iniunnci. Money Loaned on Heal Estate Security (ifllc, ( ranch ft Co.'i FUuk fluildlin, TIIK llAM.M, OIIKOON. THE GLACIER Barber Shop Grant Evans, Propr. B.coii'l St., nr Ouk. Hood Rlr.r, Or. Sliavhig and Huir cutting eatly dun. Satufactiijii (ttiaranteed. PACIFIC COAST. Tho" Now Pavilion at Carson, Nov., Begun. THE DEEP COUNTRY IN UTAH. '.Vasadenan Patents an Invention for Propelling Street Cars by Force k of Explosion of Naphtha. Han Diego in to have a Milk exhibit. Tucomit w ill issue $1(K,(XX in lioiuls for tlie City park, Tim Tintie mining country in to lie opened up by railroads. An inexhaustible supply of cement rock Iiiih U'cii found near Stiisun, Cal. Work has coiniucncctl on the break water at the entrance to Humboldt Hay. .The United Stales gunlioat l'inta has entereil the dry dock at Esquinuilt (or repair. The oil exci lenient in the southwestern part of lliimlioldt county, Oil., still keeps up. The canneries in Northern British Co I u in bin are nearly all ready for the Hpring catch. The Ieep country in Utah is attract ing many prospectors. The ore iH said to to very rich. The building of the new pavilion of the Ormsby county ari-u It u ml district No. 1 at OirHoii has begun. The defendants in the Kaweah colony case have leen refused a new trial and ordered to appear for Hentenee June 8 at Los Angeles. The Board of Engineers have Belected five acres of land on Clark's Point for a lighthouse to replace the one at the en trance to IIiinilHildt Hay. A Pasadena man Iiiih patented an in vention for propelling street ears by the force of the explosion of naphtha carried in the caboose of the car. The crop outlook in Oregon and Wash ington was never better. The grain yield promises to be unprecedented. The late rains have made everything lovely. Sheepmen throughout Eastern Oregon are busily engaged in shearing their Hocks, and the wool clip will bo very abundant and of excellent quality. barge quantities of hediondilla or grease wood are sent from Yuma Kast for medical purposes. The shrub, which grows abundantly there, is said to pos sess valuable medicinal purposes. The demand for Janiul cement lias been so great that the Directors of the company feel warranted in erecting five additional kilns, which will be put up on the company's works near San Diego. The appropriation for the Nevada In dian school at Carson is exhausted, and the teaehers were given the alternative of working till July 1 without salaries and with their board bills to pay or re sign. The principal teacher, seamstress, assistant matron and industrial teacher passed in their resignations. The Yuma Indians have collected a much larger amount of mesquite gum this season than for many years past. It is thought that the overflow caused the iffnrease in the amount of gum produced which is valuable to the Yiimasfor many purposes, not the least of which ia for dyeing the hair a dark black. A controversy has arisen between Cal ifornia lJoard of Examiners, consisting of tko Governor, Secretary of State and Attorney-General and the Supreme Court Justices and oflicera, owing to the fact the sworn-to bills of the court oili cials have been cut down a few cents in every case. MISCELLANEOUS. I Ini luiutl I'a Muriir lliuln h I'mmihIu AkhImkI Hiiniliiir IIiikI'IiiiII, Kin. Peace hits been icntoied ill Honduras, The rebellion was short-lived. President Puliucrof the WorM V lair, it In thought, will he sent ax Minister to China. A largo amount of railroad building in Went Virginia is promiHcd during the next Nix inont lis. A movement to establish a fund for dimthled or retired government employes is mi foot in New York city, It is estimated by the health authori ties I hut KXI.OiKl persons in New Yol k suffered from the grip in April. The Mayor of Cincinnati has lcgun a campaign against Sunday ball-playing and the opening of saloons and theaters on Sunday. ! The new styles of postal cards have liecn printed at the factory at Hirming ham, Conn, They are considered im provements on the old style. A federation of railroad employes has Is-en formed ill St. Imis, representing tJ5,IKXI men. The Irmly is opposed to the re-election of Chief Engineer Arthur. Though she doesn't say much about it, riiiladelphia has a Grant monument fund, anil will some day erect an appro priate statue. Tin' sum is now $22,000. At a temperance revival which bus just closed at Linnciis, Mo., over 5 K) personc signed the total abstinence pledge, and two clubhouses were closed. There is not a word of truth in the re Hirt that coke operators in Pennsylvania are kei'iing some of their new men in the mines and not letting them come to the surface. There is to be a little congress of Southern writers the lest week in July, which, it is booed, will do not a little to stimulate and help characterize the liter ature of the Smth. Last OcUiIkt nine women were ap pointed station agents on the elevated railway of Brooklyn. They have been so successful that the management will apHiint many more. A Toronto tea company sends girls to establishments w here niimliersof persons are employed to isive them tea ut noon; it also distributes cups of tea to the au dicncM' ut one of the theaters. General . O. Howard is busily en gaged in mission work on the ca-t side of New York. 1 le has secured a chapel on Eli.alicth street, and has raised $10, OCX) to $21, (XX) needed to pay for it. The twelve-inch gun with a range of ten miles, which is now Ircing made at Watcrville, N. Y., will Ik finished this summer. The weight of the powder charge for the monster is -100 (rounds, Charles Mank ins and his father, ( ieorge Mankins, have been held at I lollisler, Oil., on the charge of arson. Young Mankins was recently arrested for set ting lire to the house of William Kelly. Mankins at the time confessed, and said he was ordered to do the deed by his father. The Italian Consul, Corte, at New Or leans charged that the cammittee of fifty unpointed by the Mayor immediately after the killing of llennessy was " up iMiinted for a political purMse, the kill ing of the prisoners." The committee will make a report in detail, which w ill Is! the grounds for the demand that the Italian Consul at New Orleans be recalled. The treaty convention with Spain pro vides for the free entry into the United States of sugar, honey, cocoa, codec and skins from the Spanish West Indies, to bacco and iron ore paying the duty ex acted by the United' States tariff. In exchange Spain's colonies in the West Indies are to receive American coal, ice. wood, Units, shoes, fresh ami salted meats and lisb, either free or under a small duty, while butter and drippings are entirely exempt, and the duty on Hour is reduced from $3.50 to 50 cents per barrel, with the same reduction on corn. SPORTING NOTES. The French CliHiiilier of Deputy I'Hsses It Hill Allow 111 it tlie I'urls Mtitiiiilii. The fight between Mike Lucie of Troy and George Hrennan near Troy, N. Y., was not fought to a finish because of the small attendance. A sculling match has been fixed be tween McLean and Stansbury for the championship and 200 a side on the Paramatta river July 7. John Teemer has challenged Jacob Gaudaur to row him three races for $2, 500 a side, test two out of three, the winner to take the entire money and a fair portion of the gate receipts. The French Chamber of Deputies by a vote of 312 to 100 adopted a bill allow ing the Paris mutual system of betting under tax, the proceeds of the tar. going to different charitable institutions, and placing the whole regulation of the race course under government control. The sale of racing stock of the late Senator Hearst of California took place recently. Fair prices were realized. The largest sum paid was for Tourna ment, who was bought by Foxhall Keene for $33,500., , .Among the other prices were $3,351) tor Rhono, $4,100 for Ballarat, $1,200 for Sir Launcelot and $2,800 for Miss Belle. Newark (N. J.) 1xlge of Elks met the other night in that city and heard the report of the committee intrusted with the investigation of the charges against John L. Sullivan, who was elected a member of the lodge last year. The committee sustains Sullivan, and says that Hadden's charges against him con sisted only of newspaper clippings,. It is understood t hat llauden proposed to prefer or has already preferred charges against the Newark Lodge for electing Sullivan, and that he stigmatizes Sulli van as being unfit to be an Elk. Nine members of Newark Lodge, it is said, have been appointed a committee to de fend the lodge at Cincinnati. EASTERN ITEMS. Tho Illinois House Passes an Anti-Trust Bill. GRAIN CROP IN NORTHWEST. The Molting Snows Put Many of tlie Streams That Flow Into the Rio Grande Bank Full. The Illinois IIoumc has passed an anti trust bill. In Elgin, III., saloon licenses have just liecn tixed at $ 1 , ski, an advance of f'j(K) over the previous year. A decision of the Treasury Department is to the effect that liccs are animals for the purpose of levying duty. I'eports from all sections in the North western States show the grain crop to 1 in a very flattering condition. Divers are searching for springs in the bed of the Delaware river in order to supply Camden with fresh water. It is reported that there is a greater acreage of wheat in the Northwest Ter litory this season than ever liefore. A monument is to Is- erected to the memory of the victims of the flood at Johnstown, Pa. It will cost $1,5(XI. The May disbursement in New Yolk for State, count valid municipal and gov ernment are estimated at $:l.'),0iM),(MX). A safe used in the Castle Garden otlice of the New York immigration authori ties was sold at public auction the other day, and brought $1. The Secretary of the Interior within a few days will appoint an agent to super intend' experimental irrigation in Ari zona, Montana and Nevada. According to charges made against certain active workers in the Scranton City Council $:IX) is the current quota tion for a vote in that bod v. The melting snows have put many of the streams that flow into the Rio Grande bank full, and the Imrdering owlamlsure covered w ith water. The Jtmnml Finance savs that the dividends which the sugar trust is prom ising for Julv will lie 7 per cent, on the common and 10 per cent, on the pre ferred. A lighted cigarette carelessly thrown into a ni e of hav caused a lire that de stroyed the stables of the Austin (Tex.) Street Car Company, together with twenty-two cars and thirty-four mules. The United States Marshal has sent deputies to Coomescow ie district, Cher okee Nation, to make wholesale arrests of the negroes who oblructed the In dian olhcers. Serious difficulty is antic ipated. A movement in its incipiency in Vir ginia has for its object the removal from Baltimore to Richmond of the liody of the late General Joseph E. Johnston. The illustrious Confederate was a Vir ginian lKirn. The Secretary of the Treasury has had a careful examination made of the custom-houses in the chief seawuts, and thinks that an appreciable saving can be made by cutting off' a numlier of offices that are not indispensable. The Prescott National Bank of Lowell, Mass., has placed an attachment on the property of General Butler for $12,000. The money consideration was given alxmt four years ago on a personal note, which the bank discounted. Ex-Surgeon-General Hammond has begun suit against the New York World's Washington correspondent, the said cor respondent having stated that Dr. Ham mond had charged Mrs. Stanford $5,000 for removing a wen from her head. Articles of incorporation have been filed in Columbus for a long-distance tel ephone company for the purpose of con structing and operating lines from Cin cinnati to Cleveland, Detroit, Buffalo, New York and other Eastern cities. Hon. Thomas L.Waller, Vice-President of the National World's Fair Com mission, has been declared Chief of the Department of Foreign Affairs, head quarters to be in London, with branch bureaus in other European capitals. The New York Lumber Trade Associa tion, representing all the big lumber dealers in the city, decided not to de liver lumber to any building in the city until the boycott which the lumber han dlers have "put on Charles L. Bucki & Co. is raised. The Financier notes that out of a total of 3,507 national banks which reported to tlie Controller of the Currency their condition last October 209 have each a surplus and undivided profits equal to or exceeding its capital. That is alxmt 7)6 per cent, of the entire number. The appointment of Walter S. Max well of California Chief of the Horti cultural Department of the World's Fair lias been referred to a special committee of the directory to investigate the charges of incompetency preferred against him and to report at tlie next meeting. At New Orleans the grand jury replied to the recent letter of the Italian Consul Corte, saying : "We find the tenor of your communication not consistent with the official dignity of this body, and we are therefore constrained to return the document without further comment." The suit in the United States Court at Philadelphia against Patton & Co. to re cover additional duties on imported wool has ended in a verdict in favor of the government. The jury held that the wool in question was broken up m hug- land for the purpose of evading the higher duty in this country. THE NATIONAL CAPITAL. lil lot Aiiil Our Invitation In I'artli I put In tlii. World' Fair. It is said at the Stale Department that there has been no suggest ion of arbitra tion of the difficulties between Italy and the United States, growing out of the New Orleans tragedy, as reported In a dispatch from Rome. Arbitration is the lust resort after diplomacy has failed, ami as Secretary Blaine promised to con sider the claims for indemnity, it cannot be held the diplomatic stage lias passed. The llcimrtmi'tit of State has heen of ficially informed of the acceptance by the government of China of the invitation lit participate in the World's Columbian Exposition. Denby. the United States Minister, writes uieks date of April I to the Secretary of (State, saying the Prince and Ministers mi'iested that the Secre tary of State shall we that space is re served at Chicago for the exhibit of the Chinese government. A communication from the Chinese foreign office to Minis ter iH'iiby says: "The Emperor has not deputed official representatives to the expositions held in foreign countries of recent years; hut, having now received kindly sentiments from the United States government, the Prince and Ministers have the hoir " to state action will be taken in the p.-emises, as formerly men tioned, and no time will m lost in noti fying merchants." The Judge Advocate General of the navy completed the review of the pro ceedings of the court-martial in the case of Lieutenant-Commander (ieorge A. Bickuell, the officer tried at New York on a charge connected with the disaster to the Galena and Nina, and the papers are now ready for the action of the Sec retary. It is now positively known that Lieutenant-Commander Bicknell was found guilty of the charge of negligence and received a sentence to susjiension from lus rank and duty for the period of one year. The friends of Bicknell, who think his previous good record ought to count for something, are endeavoring to secure a mitigation, but it is doubtful if their efforts will be successful. Since Bicknell has been convicted for the dis aster of the Galena and the Nina, it is expected that Lieutenant-Commander Lyon w ill now lie tried tor the loss ol the tug Triana. The proi-eedings of the court of inquiry in his case were re ceived some time ago, but action upon them was deferred until the result ot the Bicknell trial reached the depart ment. CABLEGRAMS. Kmpernr William In a Speech at II nun Juntlnetl NtiKlenU' Duel.. Natalie says she will not voluntarily leave Servia. Valparaiso is terrorized by secret as sassination societies. The Manipuris, it is stated, have yielded to the British in India. The Prince of Wales is said to owe $1,- 500,000 to trades people. The frontier towns of Germany and France are swarming with spies. Rotterdam is to have a great exhibi tion of toys under royal patronage. The Prussian Diet voted 105,000 marks for the Koch Institute notwithstanding Virchow's antagonism. The census of FVance shows an increase in population of 108,000 yearly, as com pared with an increase of 435,000 yearly in Germany. The Jews at Corfu are in constant danger of their lives. All the synagogues are closed, and the Jewish quarters are constantly threatened by incendiaries. The Russian Minister of Finance has decided to permit to remain the 300,000, 000 rubles in gold deposited in the for eign banks. Paris houses hold half of this amount. The decree suspending the expulsion of the Jews at Moscow allows a year's grace to Jews who do not own real prop erty and two years' grace to those who do own real property. Rochefort in the Litraiwigeant has blamed M. Isaacs, . Sub-Prefect of Avesnes, for ordering the troops to fire on the rioters at F'ourmies. The result will be a duel between Isaacs and Roche fort. Talking of the recent scandal develop ments with a friend, Gladstone said there was nothing exceptional in the cases of the public men exposed; that the importance of the cases lay in their beihg symptomatic of social and moral disease,requiring vigorous.united Christ ian action to amend it. The British government has raised the wages of 1,000 laborers at Woolrich ar senal a shilling a week. Some Liberals claim that the object is to win the votes of these men in a general election near at hand. The Kaiser has given great offense to the orthodox community by ordering court chaplains to curtail the length of their sermons, which in the future must not exceed fifteen minutes, whatever may be the occasion. The census returns for Northampton shire show that in the purely agricultural districts there has been an average re duction of 20 per cent., but in the man ufacturing districts, where the shoe trade is the staple industry, there has been an increase of from 30 to 50 per cent., and several of the larger villages have more than doubled. Sir Henry James has introduced a bill in the British House of Commons ena bling members to resign without resort ing to the fiction of applying for the stewardship of the Chiltern Hundreds. It has been judged as designed to enable other culprits to sneak out silently, nnd has got to be dubbed the "Parliament blackguards relief bill." In a speech at Bonn Emperor William justified students' duels, saying they were largely misunderstood by the pub lic. The official report of the speech closses over the references to this Dart of 1 the Emperor's remarks. FOREIGN NEWS. Prince Bismarck Issues a Card of Thanks. FESTIVAL TO SIGNOR CRISPI. Austria'Proposes to Reduce Her Gar riso .h in Provinces of Bosnia J.,und Herzegovina. V - American emigration agents swarm in Italy. In Iondon they talk of providing ma lic for laborers during dinn-.-r hour. The cultivation of tobuirco has be. n prohibited in Egypt by the Khedive. An exhibition of fruit from Australia is made in London, w hich is remarkable for size and quality. News received at the City of Mexico from Honduras says the rebels of that country have been disjersed. English workingmen's clubs are in creasing. The rooms contain billiards, books and gymnasium apparatus. A conspiracy to overthrow President Rodriguez of Nicaragua has been discov ered, and the leaders are in arrest. Great P.ritain is likely to have another war with the Boers in South Africa, and troops are being sent to Bechuanaland. Hon. John T. Brunne of the English Parliament for Norwich has endowed a chair of economic science in the Liver Iool University with 10,000. Work has lieen liegun in Columbia on the railroad that is to connect the port of Cartegena with the Magdalena river about eighty miles aliove its mouth. Englishmen, jealous of French ascend ency, consequent on the Beyrout harbor, the Damascus road and the Jaffa and Je rusalem railway, are promoting a rail way from Saida to I 'amascus. In order to have them ready for a sud den attack the German and French gar risons near the frontier are aroused in the middle of the night and made to turn out with arms ready for battle. The members of tlie various labor and other associations in Palermo, Italv, have decided to give a great festival in honor of ex-Premier Crispi on May 28, the anniversary of Garibaldi's entrance into Palermo. A committee has been formed at Ham burg to organize a festival in celebration of the fourth centenary of the discovery of America. All prominent persons in the empire will be invited in addition to representative Germans in America. There is a great demand for Russian sugar in Central Asia, especially in Per sia, whither it is transported by way of Batoum and Poti. This demand has caused many large sugar factories in the South to double their working capacity. Austria proposes to reduce her garri sons in Bosnia and Herzegovina, the troops in those provinces having suc ceeded in destroying the bands of rob bers that had their haunts in the mount ains and forests of the Montenegrin frontier. Duke Gunther, the Kaiser's brother-in-law, is under a cloud for absence with out leave from his regiment in Berlin. The Kaiser, to whose knowledge the matter came, has intimated to his rela tive that lie must give strict attention to his military duties. An outbreak has occurred at Amapola, Honduras, which proved successful to the insurgents for only a few hours. The government troops recaptured the garri son, killed one oi the rebel leaders, Gen eral Bardales, and inflicted great loss on the body of the rebels. Much excitement has len caused at Valparaiso by an attempt to assassinate the leading members of the Cabinet. The persons engaged in the plot at tempted to take the lives of the Minis ters bv means of a bomb thrown at the intended victims in the street. The Queen Regent of Spain was ap pointed umpire in the dispute betw een Colombia and Venezuela over the bound ary lines between those two Republics. She establishes the boundary lines along the rivers Orinoco, Atabapo and Negro, which gives Colombia the whole of Coa jiro.San Faustino and Aranco Territories. Germany's Officers' Association has raised a fund to help the 20,000 starving weavers in Silesia. Cotton and wool will be bought and placed in their hands for manufacture into cloth. To discour age the overcrowding of the industry only professional weavers of more than 21 years will be assisted. The Kaiser has given orders through the Minister of Public Works that no person shall be permitted to ride free on the government railways unless actually engaged in the service of the govern ment, and that officials allowing any vio lation of this rule shall be dismissed. The appeal of the Italian government to other European governments to unite in demanding from the United States protection for resident aliens is laughed at in Berlin in view of the great increase of Italian emigration to America. It is believed that Germany will refuse to take any part in such demand. The workingmen of Geestemunde pro pose to present a testimonial to Schmal field, the Socialist shoemaker, in mem ory of his championship of the Socialist cause against Prince Bismarck in the re cent election. Schmalfield has received letters from all parts of Germany and Europe congratulating him on the run which he made against the ex-Chancellor. PERSONAL MENTION. The Papa fCrprt-l to llmvr l.oat a l.nrgm Hum uf Mniirjr lnllillnif In Slock.. Joseph Pulitzer has subscribed $1,000 to the New York Greeley statue fund. Memliers of his old mess at Fort Nio brara, Neb., have presented the new Brigadier-General, August V. Kautz. with a magnificent uniform, sword and belt. A movement in its incipiency in Vir ginia has for its object the removal from Baltimore to Richmond of the Uxiy of the late Joseph E. Johnston. The illus trious Confederate was a Virginian born. Ignatius Donnelly announces that within a year he w ill publish a book which will cause his bitterest opponents to deny that they ever doubteu Bacon's authorship to the Shakespearean plays. It is said that Rev. J. W. Prootsman of the Methodist Church, South, wh. tlie author of the first thanksgiving procla mation ever issued in the St. Jjuih dai lies in Nove.iiher, 18o',i, during the ad ministration of Governor Stewart. A darghter of Congressman Breckin ridge of Kentucky, having graduated w ith honors at Wellesley several years ago, has now taken up the study of law in her father's otlice, having in tlie mean time taught geometry and algebra in a Washington school. According to the Capitan Frarnm the Pope lost recently 1,500,000 lire by spec ulation in stocks! The report, however, is to lie taken with several grains of salt. It is known that, when Leo discovered last year that his treasurer had risked money in speculation, he ordered him not to appear in his presence again. Exhorter William F. Davis, who has been forbidden to preach on Iioston Com mon, remarks that, while he will oliey the law, he must pronounce it an inva sion of the God-given right. He holds to the idea once advanced by the boy& of Boston to the British soldiers w ho w ould not let them skate upon the same piece of property. The late General Albert Pike of Wash ington was perhaps better verstd in the mysteries of ancient Freemasonry than any other person in the world. His translations from the Yedas filled seven teen volumes of 1,000 pages each, all carefullv written in a beautiful hand. Generaf Pike used none but quill pens in this writing, and carefully preserved each one, the number probably reaching 10,000. Apropos of Phillips Brooks and his el evation to the episcopate, it may lie worth while to recall the witticism per petrated at the great Bostonian's ex pense by Henry Flanders upon the occa sion some years ago when Dr. Brooks was under consideration for a bishopric. " Who is Phillips Brooks?" asked an in nocent Philadelphian. " Oh," said Flan ders, "he's an Episcopalian with lean ings toward Christianity." Harper' Weekly says : " Hon. Charles Francis Adams, Jr.," who was for six years President of the Union Pacific rail road, is naturally a graduate of Harvard and a thorough Boatonian. He has a delightful home on Commonwealth ave nue, but lives at Quincy, his birthplace, during the summer. Having served his country with distinction during the war, he began the study of railroad law, anil met with much success in its practice in later years." Senator George has the true look of a Mississippi roustabout in his Fourth of July clothes. There is nothing of the dude about the big, hearty and careless man, whose garments tit him as if he had been measured with a two-foot rule and the tailor had shaped them out with a cross-cut saw. He is just the sort of farmer-like old fellow whom you would expect to meet at a cross-road grocery dickering about the price of molasses or the weight of a prize hog. Countess Widenbruck, a wealthy Aus trian lady, has sold one of her estates in Karnthen, the old castle of Tanzenberg, which was built in the fifteenth century by the Archbishop of Salzburg. This prelate was a man of quaint and curious fancies, and after pondering long and gravely as to what should be unique feat ure of his castle he determined to make it a kind of perpetual almanac by giving it as many gates as the year has months, as many rooms as the year has weeks and as many windows as the year has days. CRIME AND CRIMINALS. A Nephew of General Rogeranc Held lu 91,000 Bonils for Alleged Larceny. Judge Marshall of Chippewa Falls, Wis., has sentenced Sever Serley, Chip pewa county's defaulting Treasurer, to tour years in the penitentiary. Robert McGregor, the young railroad employe who stabbed and killed Estill Samuels, a waiter in a restaurant at Oak land mole, Cal., a few months ago, has been acquitted of the charge of murder. George F. Chism, bookkeeper of the Albany Casket Company, was arrested in Albany, N. , the other day with $1, 600 of the firm's money in his possession as he was about to take a train for Mon treal. A. J. Krnse of Bellefonte, Pa., who was expelled from the Naval Academy for refusing to divulge the names of a party whom he found hazing a compan ion, has been readmitted through ap pointment by Congressman Kribbs. Some indignant citizens of Marion county, Ark., a few days ago seized two Mormon Elders, who were canvassing for converts, and after giving them se vere floggings rode them two miles to the county line on rails and drove them away. A horse thief who had been captured by a Texas Constable overpowered the latter while on the way to jail, hand-, cuffed him to a wire fence, robbed him of $140, traded hats with him, took his horse, wished him good-day and rode I away W8nely.