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May 12, 1894

Logansport Pharos-Tribune from Logansport, Indiana · Page 5

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Isjarsely made up of Httte~t"hing3r~This~is why a $ Gentleman's Furnishings, Ties, Collars, Cuffs, Shirts and the et ceteras generally, g are "worthy of some thought and attention. Spring and Summer necessitates an entire renewal in these lines. CUWe invite an inspection of our large stock. IMBU or * Personal Character Con- Locaniportern and Their Friend*. G. 8. Kiatler was at^Kokomo yesterday. A. G. Jenklnes went to Morrooco yesterday. L. C. Brough of Peru was in the city yesterday. A. E, Stottlemeyer, of Brazil, wae DEWENTER, THE HATTER AND FURNISHER. COME AND SEE ITS NOW. You must have a Spring Suit. Come to us; make them from $20 to $60. Tucker & Young, THE PEARL ST. TAILORS. PUREST AND BEST • AT LESS THAiN- ^-— HALF== TflE PRICE OF OTHER BRANDS. FMHDgfl+HALVESjfkqUARTERSJjg SOLD IN CANS ONLY. DAILY JOURNAL SATURDAY MORNING. MAY 12. To Jas. Carter and wife, a, SOD. Boys' tan shoos—Walker & Kauch. Get your unlaundrlod shlrtd, the be»t In the city—Trade Palace. Ladles, gents, boys and girls underwear by the thousands, at the Trade Palace. The office of the new gas company la open day and evening to receive payment*. Silks—Silks la oaunlng quite an excitement now at the Trade Palace. See tbe parasols. Those nobby, children's suits, so many worn, came Irora Harry Frank's factory in New York. House tor Sale Very Cheap—No. 808 Sycamore street. Inquire of A. DeLong, No. 402 Market street. Acute and chronic catarrh; diseases ot the throat and ear treated by Dr. J. H. Shultz, 412 Fourth street. Tel•phone 157. Paid up gas stock subscriptions mean the speedy advent of cheap gas and plenty of It, beyond the reach of combines and monopolies. The complete tuooeas of tbe new CM company is now solely dependent ipon the prompt and hearty co-opera. ton of the stock sbbicrlbers. Julius Leffman. a butcher In the tmploy of Chaf. Stoll, Is laid up with k broken leg received by a fall from a tone while driving some cattle in Uami township Thursday. A DUIreiilng C«»e Last evening- in chambers Judge McConnell sentenced Laura Jackson, toe 16-yoar-old daughter of T. W. Jackson, a West Side oirpenter, to tbe reform school for women and girls until she arrives at the age of 21 years. This Is a distressing case. la a police examination of a house of 111 fame situated on the Point Thursday night this girl was found as an Inmate and was taken n police charge. Hor father whose influence with the child seems o have been lost' urged tbe court to send the child to the reform school and the result of a hearing in eh am- bars last evening was the sentence above stated. The girl admitted frankly her unfortunate lapse and told the court that she entered the house with a full knowledge' of the meaning of such a step. There should be some way of reaching and bringing to justice those by whose acts so young a girl could be brought to such a state. The child will probably be taken today to the reform school. Pollock BUJH a Hair Cat. Flora Enterprise: Col. VV D. Pollock, of Deer Creek, he of Illustrious fame as a newspaper correspondent, was In the Fountain City on Wednesday, and while here treated himself to a;(tfteon.oent hair cut a la pompa* doro. After the barber had called •next." the Colonel walked out of the shop looking as fresh aa a spring daisy. He wore his new straw hat jauntily upon one side of his head, somewhat In the rear and his footsteps were as light and springy as a sixtees year old boy going to call upon his lady love We do not for one minute wish to intimate that the Col. has designs upon any of our fair sex, but it looks suspicious. He has assuied us repeatedly that he is not in the matrimonial market, but then "you know you can't most always sometimes tell" whether these sprue young fellows are telling the truth when talking about affairs of the heart. in the city yesterday." Mrs. F. P. Green, of Chicago, is visiting friends in the city. F. M. Klstler is among the devotees of Isak Walton atMaxlnkuckee. Master Jay Myors, of Galveston, is visiting his aunts the Misses Miller. Mrs. J. E. Sutton and children have returned from a visit at Indianapolis. Dr. and Mrs. Thomas are entertain ing Mr. and Mrs. Adam Sims of Delphi. Mrs. Jacob Herz is entertaining her eister, Mies & Delia Kosenthal of Toledo. Mrs. J. JT. Elliott la entertaining her sister, Mra. Julia Loeb, of New Castle. Egenhardt Schmidt Is entertaining hla brother Herrman Sohmitt of Danville, 111. Mies Madge Coate, of Kokomo, Is visiting in the oity tbe guest of Miss Lynn Shirk. Montlcello Democrat: Miss Ethel Masaena, of Loganaport visited friends here this week. Wabash Times: Miss Kate Kraut, of Logansport, ia visiting her sister, Mrs. August Hlpskin£. Will G. MoVay returned yesterday to his home in Kuahvllle after a few days visit with friends in the city. Mr. A. W. Wlnklebleok has returned to Chicago. Mrs. Winkle- bleck will remain In the oity awhile visiting friends. Wlnamac Republican: Mra. S. Gross went to Loganspert Wednesday to visit, her daughter, Mra. Joseph Steld who resides there. Winamao Journal: Mrs. W. S. Huddleston and daughter, Miss Or visited the first of this week wit relatives in Logansport. Michigan City News: John MInno man a guard at tbe northern prison, i soon to bo married to Mrs. Deli Gallagher at Logansport. George Gouaer, of Dailington, i shaking hands with old home friends and receiving their congratulations upon his recent election. Walter Illlngsworth has declared lie intention of sailing for Europe on June 2. He will visit his father in Yorkshire and will return In the fall. Remington Item: Miss Josie O'Con ner returned tc her home In Logansport, Wednesday, taking her little n.'ece Mary Clowery with her for a short visit. Kokomo Dispatch: Miss Nellie Moredook of Logansport who has been the guest of Mils May Pentecost for the past few days went 1o Tlpton this morning where ehe will visit friends. Peru Journal: Mrs. Ed Twoomey and daughter and Mies Maggie Cunningham who have been visiting rel. atlvos here for some time, returned to Logansport last evening. Miss Han. nah Long accompanied them and will make a several weeks' visit. Cards have been received in the city announcing the approaching marriage of Misa Daisy Graham and Dr. John Landls, both formerly of this city, at the residence of the brida in Cincinnati on the evening of Juno 5. The Journal extends well wishes in advance. MAN KILLED AT HAUTFOBD. A Hebrew fruit peddlar named Dushman, was struck and instantly killed at 1:15 yesterday morning by Pan Handle passenger train No. 3 ou the Western Avenue crossing at Marlon. Engineer Manes and Conductor Courtney had charge of the train. The train hande say that the peddler's wagon was standing on the track and that no effort was made to get out of the way. Dushman who was in the employ of a Marion fruitier bad gone to Hartford City with a load of bananas to tempt the. delegates to the Congressional convention to fcuy of his wares. He was returning late at night and had evidently fallen asleep in his wagon, as a pillow was found near his body after he was struck. The horse bad stopped at the crossing with the rear end of the wagon over the track. The collision severed tbe front of the wagon from the rear end, the latter being mashed into splinters', and tbe horse went on uninjured trailing the front wheels behind it and was found yesterday morning standing at the door of its stable in Marion with the front gearing still hitched to It. Duahman was probably killed install, ly. His body was not mangled, a severe wound on the back of his head being the only sign of violence. The man was a resident of Indianapolis and his body was taken there yesterday. Western Avenue crossing where the accident occurred is noted for the many catastrophes that have occurred there la past years. Last year two accidents happened on the same spot and each cost two human lives. The crossing is situated BO that the engineer of an approaching train cannot see it until he Is almost upon It. The train crew of No. S went to Marlon yesterday on No. 20 to attend the Inquest, returning last night. World'* Columbian Exposition Will be of value o the world by 11* lustratlng the Improvementa In the mechanical arts and eminent physi olacs will tell you that the progress in medicinal agents, has been of equal Importance, and as a strengening lair ttve that Syrup of Figs is far in ad vance of all others. ^—^^^^^~ Kelnrn of Snb«crlptlitii Book*. All parties having stock subscription books of the Citizens Natural Gas Co. are requested to leave them at the company's office for auditing without delay. It li desired that all suoh books be in by Saturday night If possible. C. W. GBAVES, Seo'y. Kdltor* at Variance. Wednesday Charles Beard, editor of the KnightBtown Sun, filed a $10,000 libel suit against W. K. Deem, of the Knlghtstown Banner. This action Is basod an article published by Deem in the Banner September last. About a month or two ago W. K. Deem and wife brought suit for libel against the Beard brothers, each laying claim to $5,000 damages. From this time on it will be war to the knife between Knightetown editors. A Wayward l>anghtcr, A Lafayette man was In the oity last evening seeking police assistance in the search for a wayward daughter whom he bad reasons for fearing had been procured and induced to come to Logansport. A search of the city's darker haunts was made but no trace of the girl was found and the father was disappointed In his bitter quest. The girl Is 19 years of age and he fears that evil associates have blight ed her life. THE ENGINEERS' CONVENTION. The Metropolitan Opera House at St. Paul was handsomely dressed with flowers when the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers met Thursday afternoon, and every one of the two thousand seats were filled. The exercises were very Interesting throughout, but the address of Archbishop Ireland was the feature of tbe meeting. It contained some strong talk on the labor question. Welcome addresses were delivered by Mayor Wright for that city, Attorner general Childs for the State- of Minnesota, Archbishop Ireland and others. Grand Chie: Arthur closed the session with his biennial addrees. After some genera! remarks on the prosperity of the brotkerhood Mr. Arthur referred o the depression in general business, and regretted that many of the people would fail to learn the les- on of individual economy that hould be taught by their experiences f the past. With that lesson learned le people would be less in a position o suffer from the fluctuations of trade. Dutlng the past two years the broth, rhood has paid 105 Insurance benefits to the amount of $943,200, making a total of 14,721,369 paid to widows and orphans since the brotherhood was organized in 1867. Thirty-eight subdivisions have been added since the last convention, making a total of 525 subdivisions, representing 35,000 membero. All differences of opinion with railroad companies were adjusted satisfactorily, save in the cases of tba Ann Arbor and the Lehigh roads, a full report of which was made at tbo time. He believes the men fully justified in their action at that time. He heartily indorsed arbitration, which should be compulsory, rather than to allow labor troubles logo too far. ?bu«Beii; bn'tho' 80th the W»bk»h -will put on this line again with new Bleeping car*. Pan Handle fireman Ben Tucker who was injured In the Hartford City wreck about a month ago is steadily improving and In a short time expects to bo out again. His engiueer Al Phillips Is faring much better but it not yet able to work. The American Railway Union is making a special effort to get Pullmen men Into that organization. There has never been an organization among thorn. Vice President Wlckes, of the Pullman company is quoted as saying that "our men are at perfect liberty to join." He said he believed the em. ployes appreciate their treatment by the company and understand the present financial condition. The wages of these men before the reduction were $2.26 per day and are now $1.85. President Debs of the American Railway Union denies the statement that the Great Northern wax not Ifvlng up to the agreement with the men He said he had received a long message from Mr. Hill today regarding the cases now In doubt Any men who are found guilty of criminality during the strike wll) not be reinstated. There are but few of such cases. Mr. Debs expressed the belief that Mr. Hill would act fairly and does not anticipate any further diffl. oulty. Holt to Tent tbe Tax Law. Attorney-General Smith, acting for the State, filed suits in the circuit court of Marlon county against the largest corporation in the State doing business as express, telephone, telegraph and Bleeping car companies, to enforce the payment of taxes under the law of 1893. The suits, which are similar, allege that tbe defendants have refused to pay their taxes, as provided for by the act,, and that no taxes have been paid in any county of the State. The complaint alleges that, as the defendants are all common carriers, if their property and business were levied on by the treasurers the Interests of the public would be greatly jeopardized. The court was asked to appoint receivers for all the companies until the questions are adjusted. The complaint against the Wet tern Union Telegraph company, which will probably be made the test case, asks judgment for $75, COC; of the United States Express company $8,000 ie asked; Adams Express company, $20,000; Postal Telegraph company, $5,000; Pullman Palace Car company, $15,000; Wagner Palace Car" company, $8,COO; America^ Express company, $15,000; Central Telephone company ADDITIONAL JX>CAUI. Gloves, hosiery and ribbons, At the Trade Palace special sale today. Wanted—A good fjirl for general houee work 923 Spear street. See our 35 and 49-cent fhirt waists They are beau^ —Trade Palace. We positively sell the best 50.cent flannel sHrU for men and boys for 25 cents —Harry Frank. The case of tbe State against Geo. Huffman, the bunco fiend, will be called in the circuit court Monday. An invitation has been extended to tbe Logansport Gun Club to .participate In a shooting tournament at Muncie on Decoration day. Joe Bowers wua returned to the Marlon Snldierb' Home yesterday by Trustee Jackson. Joe cultivates too closely tbe acquaintance of his oarn wpret enemy. The billiard tables have been re. moved from the Murdock and the room is being retnodoled, the space occupied by the tables to be utilized as a baggage room. A horse belonging to Wm. Henry was missed from tbe pasture on tbe Israel Walls farm one n'gbt last week and has not yet been found. It U believed to have beoa no]en. Yesterday in tbe circuit court by her attorneys. Magee & Funk, Mrs. Jennie French brought a suit fot divorce against Albert French, a traveling eewinp mach'ne agent, alleging cruel treatment. They were married n Chlcaeo last August. Mrs French WM a Kokomo p'rl. An Adnoi- Hi"" ' ' •• ' -T">r to'd the >olice ytnterday • >.•. • «,i that he bad leen hrld \m »a<) lu&beri during the night. He uaiij thhi he was d epged nto an alley by two men and that while one choked him ;ho ether ex* rasted $1.60 from bis pockets. He id not give his name but declared that be would file affidavits against his assailants. No affidavits were filed. GIRLS' APRONS. $20.000. The total amount asked of all Is $166,000 The suits are to test the validity of the law of 1893, which requires telephone, telegraph, express and sleep, ing car companies to be assessed by the mile instead of submitting a statement of their business to the state tax commission, as they did under the old state law. Taxable property to the amount of about $2.500,000 Is involved, which is assessed at from 2* to 5 per cent. The attorneys representing the State and railroads In tbe tax cases now pendipg in the United States supreme court are considering a proposition to compromise which has been offered by the Big Four ral road. It Is a revival of the compro mise attempted about a year ago, an members of the State tax commlssio say that so far the railroads have no accomplished anything In that direc lion. Popular Denlgn for the Age* of from Te» to Fifteen. For a girl of fifteen a black surah apron has a row of black lace beading or entre-deux threaded with a row ol No. S blue satin ribbon and tied in rosettes at the lower corners; belt ol the lace over the ribbon, which i* matched in wider ribbon for the string!. A girl of this age also wears an apron of dotted Swiss, made with a fancy bib that reaches the shoulders in the form of two bretelles. The entire apron ia edjred with a frill of Valenciennes lace and has ribbon ties. Such aprons reach the knees. Tiny girls wear full, gathered skirts sewed to a waist shaped like a skeleton' yoke and edged with a frill of the pretty colored embroidery now in A VANDALIA ANNIVERSARY. Thursday was the ferty-second anniversary of the completion of the Terre Haute & Indlaiapolis railway, now know as the Vandalla. May 10, 1852, the first passenger train, bearing the officers of tbe train aid a few invited guests, came into Terre Haute. The engineer who run the engine, Billy Baugh, is still in the employ of tbe Vandalla. To IiidianapollK. Special excursion tickets to Indi anapolia will be sold from ticket sta tions on the Pennsylvania lines in Indiana at reduced round trip rates, as follows: May 13, 14,15 and 16, acount Ke bokah Lodge, I. 0. 0. F., and Grand Lodge. I. O. O. F., of Inoiana; valid to return up to and Including May 18. May 14 and 15, good returning until May 18, Inclusive, account May Musical Festival. May 21 and 22. account Grand Lodge F. & A. M., of Indiana; good to return until May 24, inclusive. vogue. Another style has alow, round baby waist, with a full, gathered skirt*! belt of insertion and frill of embroidery; around the yoke. Girls of ten years have a flt.ted bodice belt buttoning- in the back, to which the full skirt ia gathered. Sometimes the front of thoj waist is most elaborately trimmed in the shape of a vest of lace or the good* edged with jabots of lace. However, as aprons on children are intended aole- for use it seems to bo poor tante to trim them in such a fanciful manner. A very popular design ha» a bib waist bnttoned in the back, with a fall skirt! fathered to a feather-stitohad band, ruffle of embroidery around the lovrl neck and similar edging on the ildea of; the bib, with a V of the embroidery le* in the front of the bib; the skirt portion is trimmed with a cluster of tucks divided by feather-stitching: Another »pron for a g-irl of cig-ht years U of dotted Swiss, with an entire waiat,, having a low, square neck and a cluster of plaits at the center, back and front There are sleeve frills of Valenciennes lace and bretelles of the same lace from the belt over the shoulders. The neck and belt have a row of inserting threaded with "baby" ribbon in pink, blue or yellow. Dimity and checked nainsook offer two well-wearing- materials for girls' aprons, though not as well known as other fabrics. The ready-made, plain and edged frilling.will trim them prettily.—Ladies' Home Journal. —An illustration of the severity of ;he times is found in the fact that two London physicians lately advertised in a daily paper, offering- jtf.OOO to a man vho would submit to nn experimental ur<r>cal operation iuvolvinj? some risk. One hundred and fortv-two answers were received. Xbl* !• a New One, Montioello Democrat: A Logansport policeman was held up the other night and robbed of his star. Logansport toughs are very ungentlemanly. The K. of P. Lodge at Eentland is not in possession of even a scratch of a pen to show that it was ever In ex- stenoe. Every record belonging to he Lodge was destroyed by lait Sunday morning's fire. Vandalla conductors have ordered to provide themselves uniforms with epaulettes. Fan Handle engine "E" has been repaired and will again be put on service on the east end local. Sho was formerly No. 868. Two box cars on the race siding burned to the trucks yesterday about noon. It is supposed that the tramps who havo been hovering about south of the Wabaeh, set fire to too cars. The lots is about $600. In 1880 the Wabash put on a line of through sleeping coaches between St. Louis and Boston over the Wabash, the Michigan Central, the West Shore and the Fltchburg, but the line wat abandoned last November, to dull was OflLL ON CARL I KELLER - FOR • Fine Tailoring. 511 MflRKBT STRBBT.

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