James Quigley srgt 17 march 1888 indy news

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James Quigley srgt 17 march 1888 indy news  - ST. PATKICK'S DAT, Beantlral Veather . Astd Ai...
ST. PATKICK'S DAT, Beantlral Veather . Astd Ai Street Faraale. : This la St Patrick's Day and, contrary to wett - established tiadiUoo. tha weather av' perfect. About the streets this morning were) displayed ' green flags, aad almost every other man bad hia lapel decorated with a bow of green ribbon or sprig of shamrock. Preparatory Stbe day's Celebration Celebration the iLednlne Union held a meeting at 'heir quarters jlaat night. 'At which there were extremes I commemorative, of et. Patrick. Patrick. Fathet O'tooaghue gave an Interesting account ot the work of' St. Patrick among the Irish people, cslltng sttentloa to tbe fact that tba conversioa of Ireland from paganism to Christianity was attended by a perfection tn the life - time of the Saint that could bave only been accomplished among . a people already greatly enligbtcned. ' l 1 be furmal celebration ot the day began this afternoon with a large street parade, which formed at trie corner, of Maryland and Tennessee Tennessee streSta, snd marched tnthe fallowing order ' 4 - j Detachments Metropolitan Police Sergeant Quigley Commanding. - Grand Marshal eweeuev.. . Aide John Rail, Sullivan. Frank O'Brien, . rge P. Butier. Patrirk - Mannlev. Thomas Wsison. Dsnlel Foley, Hartb hanahan. jeremianiosieiio, .u. j. ir neuiy. K.mirct Guards' Band. Emmet Guards, p. J. Kelleher, commanding,' . r Catholic Clergv. ; Oratnrs of tbe lay. Prealdiug Ortlcers, 8tate Officers, t (.ouiinou council snd Board ot Alderman in carriages, - - ! 1 Band, - I Pivislon Nix A A. O. H, - j V vision Xo I. A. O. H. Kaighu of 1 ether Mathew.' Citisrns in carriagea. The carrisres and horses tn the parade were . gorgeous wuh emerald decorations and petrtotle de - signs. 1 ' Tbe line of march was down Tennessee street to Georgia, eaat lo Illinois, north to .Wasbiugton, east to Alabama, north to Ma - ket, west to Ten - neesee. south u Washington, west to West and countermarch to Masonic Uall, where tbe exer - cl - es were held. kx - Goverpor rotter presided, . - I Gee V

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  1. The Indianapolis News,
  2. 17 Mar 1888, Sat,
  3. Page 1

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