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the nations , with his the ap was States Court home his the war He Supreme the on for the Argus, but it will avail them little, as the pap organ has no circulation circulation or standing in either party TOO DEAR AND TOO CriEAl'. News came Monday of the cap ture of Santa Cruz, a city in the rhuippiues, by our forces under Gen. Lawton. Our loss was six wounded. Of the natives (bought at z a head; were billed aud a large number wounded." Is it strange that these victories over poor, benighted heathen fighting for their homes excite no enthusi asm in this country? Men hasten by the bulletin boards with averted looks. A baseball match attract a hundred times the attention, Such "giory" is at once too d tar and too cheap. World. Military experts place the minimum minimum cost to the United States of holding the Philippines at a hundred hundred millions per year. Before (he end of a decade it will become necessary to add a hundred millions more per year to the above Bum to pay the Philippine pensioners.- pensioners.- and For viewed "what payers' was where have the them forthcoming. being gone in a render been little reached sorry Ou Wm. working Hummer-field, ducks boat. opposite fired.