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31 AY 15, 1894. WORLD'S FAIR ART PORTFOLIO COUPON. C coujions of dlflurent dates Mid 10 oentt secures the current number ol Art Portfolios. See aiivertl.vpnmnt, VOL. XIX. LOGANSPOKT, INDIANA. TUESDAY MOKNING, MAY IS. 1894. NO. 114 An Investment Which you won't regret. Buying small wares from the BEE HIVE .-sale. A little ready cash properly expended did all this, and as ever, true to our customers, you have the beneft. SURELY, THERE'S MONEY SAVING, and when we assure you of anything you know you can rely upon it. EXPERIENCE HAS TAUGHT YOU THIS. It is the same now as ever, a little buying now saves dollars. We would be pleased to see you among the crowd tempi-row. If you have your own interest at heart you will surely be with us. Every ' other department is complete and LOVERS OF THE BEATIFUL can feast their eyes and satisfy their wants at the BEE HIVE'S popular prices. Join the shrewd buyers and get the latest and the best. We append a price lift of the Small Ware. Have you seen the prettiest store in the State? Fur.-ifS 3c Nice ftindk^rchl^fs 3c Colliir Buttons 5c doz. Sboe D;iubors 5c Limits' Vests 71-2c Key Rings 3 for 5c Suspenders 4c I'iitent tape Menstin\s 5c IVn Holders 2 for 5c Crochet Cases 5c Hair Ornaments nsstd. 5c Looking Glasses 5c Sll. Plat. forks-Spoons 25c Silk Mitts 15c Lamp Wicks :tny wliltl 4 yds lOc Liices Ic yd Crochet Silks 15c ball Irish Crochet Lnces 8c doz. yds Block Silk Luce 4c yd Tape Measures 2c 2 bolts Dress Brtild 5c P.itits Duckels Ic doz Combs 2c Punts Buttons Sc gross Darning Ni'iMk'.s 5c for 25 Dress Buttons 5c for 2 doz Rubber Tape Ic Belt Buckels 5c Pins 2c nulr Curlers 5c Hooks and Eyas 2c Standard Needles Silk Dress Buttons 8c a card Corset Laces 5c doz Thimbles Ic Tooth Bruslic'8 3c •illk Ribbons all similes 5c a yd Knitting Cotton 3c Silk Telling lOc yd Porcelain Buttons 2grofor5c Richardson's Silk 00 jd 2c each Rlchunlsons' Twist Ic a spool You know the value of these goods. Be sure and read the prices. A beautiful souvenir with every dollar purchase. 409-411 Brodaway, HOME NEWS. Telegraphic Dispatches from Vari oua Towns In Indiana. Executive Clemency. ISDIAJJAPOLIS, Ind., May 14.—Th jjovernor on Saturday pardoned Bar tholomew Murphy from tho Michiga •City prison. Tho nijfht o f January 15 1808, ex-Priest Rudolph lectured at La layette and (rave what he called an ox of the Catholic priesthooc Dnrinff the lecture a riot wus precipi tated, missiles were thrown an' Rudolph was shot Ten men, including 'Murphy, were indicted for leading th riot The trials attracted the attentioi of the state and passed along the lin of courts, each one of which approvei Murphy's sentence. Since his imprls ouruent the efforts to obtain Murphy' Jiberty have been numerous. Dropi Diad on Hl» Uoorltep. HAMMOND, Ind., May 14.—John B«cht, a carpenter, employed in Chica go for some time, returned to his home .In this city late Saturday night, an< when his wife, who had been g his coming, went tc •ffreet him at the door he ex "tended his hand and a second later fel morots the threshold. Medical aid wai *urnmonod and, although three doctort worked on him for half an hour, their combined efforts to resuscitate him were fruitless. Coroner Anton ••Idler, of Dyer, held an inquest, and 'In hi* verdict said heart failure wait the «»«*• of death. Beoht leaves a wif« Ud three small children in straitened circumstances. CompaulM on th* Blacklist. ISDIANAPOLIS, Ind,, May 1*.—Thi •aditor of state has issued a warning tc the public against a number of In- •nrance companies who are attempting to transact business in the state without license: The companies blacklisted are: The Lloyd's Guarantee and Aceident, the Lloyd's North and Sooth America, the Loyd'a tier- ehant, the Loyd's Manufacturers, th < York Central and the Philadel- phi* Loyd's. The auditor of state says that all policies issued by these corn- are at the hazard of the In- .!•«»• alary lire •* L« Ferte. .. InA, M»r 14,-An in- McCarth & Co. The structure was filled with agricultural implements. The firm's loss U 110,000, with 85,200 insurance, James Carney and James fiiley, two yountf men of this city, and an unknown were arrested on suspicion of having started the flre. Change of Vriuie U ranted MUSCIE, Intl., May 14.—Judge Koons announced Saturday that name Judge Monks an the man to heai the evidence and the Randolph county courthhouso as the place of trial in the case of Frank Bonadum, charged with murder in the first degree, ifenadum naked for a change of venue from Delaware county on the trial of murdering Lemuel Bailey. Jtutlco Woodman Strike! Wntor, VALPARAISO, Ind., May 14.—For several months Justice Woodman, of Chicago, has bf»eu drilling a well on his farm 4 miles south of , Valparaiso. It reached a depth of 1,400 feet, Saturday afternoon it was shot with 340 ponnd.s of nltro-glycerine. A largo flow of water resulted. It la said there are strong Indications of natural gas. Chnrchet Take L'p Politic*. VALPARAISO. Ind., May 14. — The churches in thin city Sunday opened the campaign by handing to each voter in attendance a circular letter calling upon all citizens to join them in securing the election of such county commis- •ioners in Porter county as will be opposed to the granting of a liquor license in this county. Lett the Switch Open. HAMMOND, Ind., May 14.—The Monou fast express was ditched near Bernice Saturday afternoon by the bridge carpenters leaving a switch open. Tho injured are: Buster, messenger, seriously injured; David Poole, engineer, both legs broken; liobinson, passenger, perhaps fatally injured. lloj Run Over and Killed. JEFMBSONVILLE, Ind., May 14.—Calvin Thomas, Charles Wood' and Mosei Day, while driving a horse attached to heavy spring wagon clown Spring street Saturday night, ran over Andrew ivin, & years old, and killed him. The three men were arrested on the chargi of murder. , Thlevlnh Tramp In Cutoitj. CBOWX POWT, Ind., May 14,—Thi tramp who broke Into, the PevmjlTty &Ut^etoffloeatthl«p)MeMtfn>bbed money was arrested at Hammond, charged with stealing-. He was brought here Saturday by Sheriff Frederick. £- In it Cataleptic State. LEBANON, Ind., May 14,—Squire Garner, living west of thisjcity, was found on his farm Thursday evening in a cataleptic state and has since remained so. All efforts by physicians to awaken he would ' k' m ' lave proved unsuccessful. Glllett Seourea n Judge. VALPAKAISO, Ind,, May 1.4,—Attorney II. S. liiggs, of Warsaw, Saturday accepted Judge Gillett's invitation to hear the lioby prize flght cases, which are Bet for trial at Crown Point Slay '21. PoUonfd by Ch«irlii|r Oniii. GOSIIEN, Ind., May 14.-Katie Chamberlain, the 4-year-old daughter of George Chamberlain, living near Bristol, died from the effects of poison contained in chcwinff ffum. Found Dend In Ded. MARION, Ind., May 14.—J. Q. Brownlee, a lawyer who lived here, was found dead In bed in tho Princess hotel in Chicago. It Is thought he died from alcoholic poisoning. Eioaped from PrUon. JEFFERSON VILLE, Ind., May 14.— Henry Koch escaped from tho prison here Saturday, using a saw to get out of his cell, then tunneling under the wall. • McKane Unit Stay In frlton. WASHINGTON, May 14.—The supreme court has affirmed the decision of the United States circuit court of the New York district denying to John Y. Mo- Kane, the Oravosend supervisor, a writ of habeas corpus. Justice Harlan delivered the opinion. POUOHKEICPSIK, N. Y., May 14.—In the general term of the supreme court John Y. McKane's appeal from the sentence of Justice Barnard of »-«0 fine and thirty days imprisonment for contempt of court, WM dismissed. Sargent Induned. TKRBB HAUTK, Ind., May 14.—The executive board and the trustees of the Brotherhood of Locomotive Firemen have indorsed Grand Master Sargent'* official acte after lull investigation. '. LEFT IN RUINS. The Fire Fiend Seems to Be Dr, •'s Nemesis. It Has Destroyed Three of Hii Churches, the Latest Being Broak- Jyn's Magnificent Tabernacle. BUHNKI) ON SUNDAY, BROOKLYN, May 15.—Just after services at noon Sunday and while Dr. Tulmafife was shaking bauds with members of his congregation fire burst out between tlio pipes of the organ and within ten minutes the big- tabernacle was doomed to total destruction. Adjoining the church was the Hotel Hoy-out, eight stories in height, with n frotage of 90 feet on Clinton avenue and extending back 200 feet to Wavorly avenue. The fire spread from the tabernacle to this hotel and then to the dwelling 1 houses on Greene and Waverly avenues, opposite the tabernacle. The wind carried the blazing cinders in such quantities in a southeasterly direction that dwelling houses in Washington avenue, two squares away, and also the Summerfield Methodist church were set on fire by them; but the greatest loss on any one of these structures did not exceed H5,000. BrooKlyn, was nurnca on tnc mfeni 01 ucuiuer 13, IBS* Whim It was decided to put up u m.!\v UuiMiuff it was tuought Lest to Chung'.' tlw bite, so the new building \vus erected on the nortlieiist corner of Qrevue avenue and Clinton Direct and extending back to Wavorly avenue. U was completed In April, 1601, and was dedicated Sunday, April 20, 1801. It wan by fur the larKCHt church in Brooklyn, and \vouhi scat twice as muny persons us Plymouth church, the Lnyfuyetto Avenue Presbyterian chureh, the Toaikiiis Avenue Congrcgallouul church, or tha Murcy Avonuo BipUst eliurel-,, the largest edillucs In the city now occupied. The former taburuaclo would hold uhotit 3,OuQ and tin; new one between 5,000 ivml <5,OyO. It WAS iitK.i-ly of the suuiii size us IS i>u roue's tn'scr- nuclo In London, but it was greatly exceeded by the Mormon temple in Suit Ly.ke City, wliiu-h. It is olnlmed, will holil lO.OOU iwrtona. 'J'ho entire cust of the building and Mite was y-bout t'3iO,uOJ. Of this aum about one-hull was u'.x-J from the luuuniucu on Die burned structure, Die onlc of IOIB on which it Moo* and the Bubsorlptlons received. The remainder H covered by & mortj?!i|7e, a partol the security for which, while the bnildinf; was not yet completed, WIIH an Inuurance policy on Dr. Tul- raiiKo's life for »'J5,OOQ. The mortgage is held by Ku-ssoll SUJJL'.] A RECORD OF BLOOD A Wealthy Californian Accused of a Long List of Crimes, Under Arrest for the Murder of Mte Wife—He 1$ Said to Have Killed Nine Other Personi. THE MINERS MEET. THE BROOKLYN TABBKNACLE, LOOM IU 8vrpltti CMh. LOHDOJC, M»y 14-T-The Bank of Bcjf J bind him Wun to invert iUMi-phi» **. s^s^^^f-^ The total loss, however, reaches over 51,400,000: ' "tRT'TiJlmlSfitr said that he thought electric lights caused the flre, as It did that which destroyed the last tabernacle on Schermorhorn street. Memorial Stone* Ueitroynil. Everything 1 in the tabernacle was destroyed with the building. Perhaps the loss which will grieve Dr. Talmage moat is that of the memorial stones which ho brought from the east, and which were set in the wall at the right of tlio organ encased in storoo-relief work. They were four In number. The top bloclc was from Mount Calvary and bore the word "Sacrifice." The stone below is from Mount Sinai, bearing 1 on it "The Law." The bottom stone fs from Mars Hill and boars the inscription "Gospel" The front stone was unmarked. "A more unique col' lection never was gathered from one place," Dr. Talmage says of them. To Appeal to the World. The members of the board of trustees of the tabernacle met at the residence of Dr. Tultnage Sunday night. A letter was prepared, signetl by the members of the bourd ami presented to Dr, Talraage asking him it he would continue to serve as pastor if a new building, free from debt, should bo dedicated. I)r, Talmajro sent this reply: "Having hui'to'i the dead, biiptlxed the lu- famn and murrlccl tho yuuiiK people or this con- grugnilon; my hrarl t* wltli them. I would ttUliiir serve UH.-III '.linn any caber pt'opjc on the facu of tnocitrll). I will then nccedo to j'C'ui- request." Acting upon this proniiso Trustees Matthews and Dimon were appointed a committee to look for temporary accommodations ior the congregation. A secret conference was then held, after which it wa» announced a large sura of money was pledged toward the erection of a new tabernacle. Trustee Leonard II Moody made the announcement that the people of the whole world would bo appealed to for financial aid in carrying uut the proposed plan of rebuilding vie tabernacle. Will Make mi Tour. It was decided that Dr. fTalmage's tour around the world should begin to- , b inscribed- day, as arranged. Ho will start in the a ba . nne . r inscribed, evening for Philadelphia and proceed from there to Atlanta, Ga. After visit- Ing some southern cities he will go to San Francisco and sail from there to Honolulu and afterward to New Zealand, Australia, India, Spain, England and other foreign countries. Ilurned Out Three Time*. [The Brooklyn tabernacle, which was burned Sunday, Is the fourth church which ban been occupied by the congregation over whloh Dr. Tulmtigo has been pi»tor for twentjr- tlvo years. The original church gtlll stands In Schermorhorn street, and baa been used (or many years an a public school This, unlike the three whloh have succeeded It, aid vrhlch have been burned one after another, wtt» Dot called the "Tabernacle," A itrange coincidence IB that the original tabernacle was burnovl Sunday morning, December S2, 1372; the veooad tabernacle was burned Sunday morn- Ing, October IK, 1689, and the newest and greatest tabernacle wu burnod Sunday. The official name of the society was "The Central Presbyterian Church of Brooklyn," but upon the organization of the Central Re- tonaca Presbyterian church of Brooklyn, and IU adTorn to the orthodox presbytery, this official title wai lost light of, and by common ooni*at~"The Tabernacle". became the only tj. whloh Talma«e'i ohurob U kno ^ ' . !! BrookljB. > Opening HcMBlon of the Convention at Cleveland. CLEVELAND, 0., May 14.—Tho convention of miners was called to order by President John MeBride, at 11 o'clock a. m., in Bank Street hall, with about 200 delegates present. A committee was appointed, composed of one or two deleg-ates from each district, to hear reports from the various mining sections represented, in regard to any grievances and as *o what action they desire taken in regard to the scale, and then adjournment was taken to await the report of the scale committee. The afternoon session was held behind closed doors. So far as could be ascertained the meeting was harmonious. President McBride, of the United Mine Workers of America, is here, and he stated to the United Press correspondent that, so far as he could see, the prospects of ft settlement of the strike by the Cleveland meeting were very slight indeed. Of one thing he was certain, and that was that no local settlements would be allowed. The miner* were out for living wages in a national strike, and nothing short of a national victory woald do. It has been lonrned that a number of the leading operators of the Pittsburgh district have en- nouuoiid that they will not at;oad.tb meeting nor be bound by its conclusions. These men hold the key to the situation, as without their concurrence the meeting will be a failure. HIS ALLEGED fHIMKS. YKEKA, Cal., May 14.—It is expected that the grand jury will bring in la- liicu^eiith accusing ticorge Decker, fc wealthy rancher, of the murder o< his wife, Marfjarui E. Decker, and Nevada Docker, their babfl, twenty-seven years ajjo, and of Ko:>io Stone, o> granddaughter, about B years old. These murders arc laid. to Decker's door, as well as other fonl and unnatural crimes committed at Tfc- rious times through the last thirty years. Several of thehc murders art susceptible of proof. Others are based on suspicion more or less well founded, though in some cases it amount* to moral certainty. Besides th» threo named the list comprises Edward Stone, a son-in-law of Decker'! second wife; Benjamin Decker, a son; Caroline Goodrich Decker, his second wife; a *• year-old son of Edward Stone, a hired man, an unknown man in Sacramento valley and a man in Illinois, nam* unknown. Docker killed his first wife and child in 1807, butchering- them with his own, hands and buryihg their bones on top of a high ridge. The discovery of their remains a short time ago crystallized the belief prevalent for some tim* that be was guilty of many atrocitloa, and led to his arrest After the flrrt wife's death ha married Widow Goodrich and lived with her over twenty years, and is believed to haro got rid of her finally in 1890 by poison. He disposed of one child who bothered him in 188«. Th* murder in Illinois IK taid to have been committed before he came west, and the one in Sacramento valley after hi* arrival. His various relative* were killed because they stood in the way of gratifying his desires or know of hi* crimes. 'IN THE HOUSE. Speaker ELECTROCUTED. Shook In Murderer WHnon Given » Fata Auburn (N, V.) 1'rlHon. At'JiL'ii.v, K. 1'., May 14.—Lucius P. Wilson died in the electrocution chair at the penitentiary in this city at 12:43 p. m. At his own request he was photographed in his cell All through the morning he preserved an unrufllud de- mennor. He refused to see a clergyman. [Wilson was executed for tho murder of Do- tectlvo Harvey July 31, 1893, ill Syracuse. Harvey was shot through Ibo bead as ne wai attempting tho arrest of Wilson and hit brother Ior burglary. Ofllcers and citizen* pursued the men and captured Luclua. Charles Wilson was not taken until two weeks later. The two men were Identified as members of the Hudspeth-SJyo King, who committed the Glendale train robbery In Missouri three yoars ago. They had also made records tor themselves us burglars and all-around Uepcradoes lu Omaha and at, other places In tho west. Clmrles Wilson, who in still awaiting trial, may also suffer the death penalty for the murder of the detective. His record Is, It possible, worse than that of his lato brother. Lucius Wilson wafl 30 years old, and was born at lloilldays- burg, I'u,] PROTEST OF LEXINGTON. Held In Big Autl-Ureeklnrld(re Me0tl tho Kentucky City, LEXiXQTOJf, Ky., May 1», —The meeting at the opera house to protest against Breckiuridg-e's candidacy avoided the appearance of favoring any opposing- candidate and neither Owens. nor Settle was presented. Judge Jere E. Morton presided, and among the speakers were: Judge Durham, comptroller of the treasury in Cleveland's first administration, Gen. Sam Hill, adjutant general of Kentucky under liov. Uuek- ner, and Prof. McGarvey, of Kentucky university. Scores of leading women occupied boxes and seats in the house. Over tho stage was The Honor of the Ashland Division Must and Will Be Preserved." The ope^ra house was packed with a representative audience. BraeIctarflife J£xpfflled. CHICAGO, May 14.—Directors of the Union League club voted at 2 p. m. to expell Congressman \V. C. P. Breckinridge from honorary membership. ThU action was unanimous among those directors who were present at the meeting. President Wilson wai not present Breckinridgo Is given one month In which to prepare hie defense if he cares to hand one in. It is not believed that he will do ao. The action of the directors is believed to be generally satisfactory among the club's members. fixpioaioti in a Aline* ASHLAND, Pa.. May 14.—A mina ex- plomion occurred in West Bear Ridge colliery by which one man named Harkeniteln was instantly killed and three other miners seriously injured. Attempt* to Ad<int» tho from tho Gall cry. WASHINGTON, May 14.— Business had just begun in the house, when suddenly a voice came from the gallery. Every one looked in the direction whence the sound cauio and saw a very tall, very black and very ministerial looking negro waving his arms and shouting at the speaker, "Mr. Speaker," he began, and then., without waiting for official recognition, continued: "1 am advised by the Lord that unless this congress paste* the Coxey bills by May £4 he will destroy the white bouse, the treasury department and the capitol building by thunder and lightning. I—" But he didn't finish; the rude hand of the law, in the shape of a doorkeeper, came down on his collar and dragged him out of the gallery. There was much confusion on the floor and in the gallery, but Speaker Crisp by * vigorous use of his gavel soon restored order, while the hand of the law lugged the disturber down to the capitol dungeon. There he said his name wae Matthew A. Cheney, from Georgia, where he was once arrested for reading the Scriptures oil the streets. Ho explained his action by saying that the Lord had come to him in a dream and delegated him to give ihe warning he had just delivered. Gone Hunting:. NORFOLK, Va., May 14. — President Cleveland, Secretary 0»esham, Secretary Cftrlisie and Capt. 1{ D. Evans »r rived here on the light- house steamer Maple at 11 o'clock Sunday morning'. The party were transferred to tbe Violet and at once proceeded on their way to Curritiick sound, where they will spend three days shooting snipe. They will return to Washington next Saturday. _ Tunnel Tliroufh the FAIRVIKW, N. J., May 1*.— Tbe new tunnel through the Palisades, built by the Susquehauna & Western railroad, costing S3, 000,000, is completed and will be formally opened for coal traffic At once. The tunnel IK nearly 3 mile* long. Work wa& begun on it about eiglateeu months ago. Twelve Italian! were killed aboiH six months ago by the falling of a part of the trestle. Give* E7p the Bench. JACKSONVILLE, Fla., May 1*, — Advices from Tallahassee state that Hon. George P. Raney, chief justice of tin supreme court of Florida, has tendered his resignation to the governor to tak» effect June 1. He has been on the tn> preme bench nearly twelve years. HU second tcrjm would have been expired in a few month*. Bctnned to the leaat* BATOM Bouaa, L*., May 14.—The gen- ei^o«MiBhiy he* elected Don Uaffery Seventh Week of Tariff T.tlk. WA»HJSOTOIT, May 14.— The neventh. week of the tariff debate in the scnat* began at 11 o'clock a. m., with a fair attendance on the door. Under tbe agreement made la»t week, an hoar was devoted to the consideration of billi on the calendar. ... JCwO '. U«itli~oc» M»T 1.*.— Herr

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