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May 13, 1894

Logansport Pharos-Tribune from Logansport, Indiana · Page 13

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A MAN'S APPEARANCE Is largely'made up of little things. This is why a -Gentleman's Furnishings, Ties, Collars, Cuffs, Shirts and the et ceteras generally, are * worthy of some thought and attention. Spring and Summer necessitates an entire renewal in these lines. We invite an inspection of our large stock. GAS TALK. SOMETHING ABOUT THE NEW NATURAL GAS COMPANY. The Director,! .fleeting Tonight-Tlic 1'nynieiit of Nubnerlptlonii-Oplniou of Cltlxena on u 10 siliiatloi Law Regarding; the Vote* or stock uoldera-A General Vecllnit In Favor of GolUK Abend. DEWEN THE HATTER AND FURNISHER. THE DIRKCTOU8 MEKT. The directors of the . Citizens Natural Gas Company will meet in regular session this evening. '"Every j member is urged to be present. SDB8CKIBEES PAYING. The second installmeat on subscrip. tlons Is due May 20th, next Monday. Subscribers are urged to pay the first and second Installments. Tha books j show that the first installment is being j paid promptly. The payments for the ally have ho Idea of the enormoLS profits these companies are making. The Indianapolis company paid for all of its plant and all its work by the sale of $2.000,000 of bonds. It then Issued $2.000 000 of stock, which is pure and unadulterated water. Of this stock the company has been paying from 8 to 12 per cent, dividends annually, and the slock itself is now quoted on the New York market at 35 per cent, premium. The Trust has been making more than the Indianapolis company so far as the stockholders were or ought to have been con- oerned. It has used the profits to re- tlra its entire bonded debt. NAME IN PRINT. THE CONGRESSIONAL ROW. Serlon* ITIake COME AND SEE US NOW. Xh« Lalie Comity Mpllt a Afthir-Tue LftDdti .Hen SerloDii It is difficult to get at the exact facts in the Lake County congres slonal controversy but it ie apparent r — r v ..j. ^^o pojujoui:, mr wa i " lat 00n 8iderable bad feeling has been last day or two wore made by Alexan- arouse d. As near as the Journal can der Hanley, Jos. Taylor & Sons, Trus- £ et tlle ' aota a m ass convention was tees 1. O. O.F., J. H. Kenney, James called to meet at Crown Point and W. Vlney, Kate Davenport, George eacil s '^° drummed up Its Friend, Fred G. Drompp, William Hammond, being a city o'f Douglass, Thomas F. Staploton, Wil-1 ble 9lzfl ' was expected to lis G. Graham, W. R. You must have a Spring Suit. Come to us; we make them from $20 to $60. Tucker & Young, THE PEARL ST. TAILORS. — t^-V*"*" PUREST 'AND BEST LESS THAM HALF THE- PRICE-OF OTHER BRANDS •4-POUNDS.20* -f HALVtS,IO* QUARTERS^* SOLD IN CANS ONLY DAILY JOURNAL TUESDAY MORNING. MAY 15. Wanted—A pood girl for general owe work. 923 Spear street. Wanted—Good girl at onco. Must i neat and good cook—910 Spear reet. See the many bargains In dress tod« at the Trade Palace. Go with e crowds. For Sale—A frame store building, be moved from lot. Apply at 801 nden avenue. Bouse for Sale Very Cheap—No. 8 Sycamore street. Inquire of A. •Long, No. 402 Market street. Otto Kr«u» says If joii would just soon pay $5 a* $1.48 lor Bne ladles »• he will accommodate you, but ay they go for $1.48. .Ifred, son of Wilbur Gordon, died he family residence, corner High Nineteenth streets, last evening, id 3 years. No arrangements for eral made. 'be choicest and most exclusive es of fine printings and fresh or diet, jaconets, China allka, French Kbams and beautiful laoes and lace rtipns In great Jvarlety, at the Bee a, 409 and 411 Broadway, it abiolutely remarkable that a M advertised, $1.48 for $5 •hoes, not attract greater crowds. Otto say while they *»ve all the Mhej can handle comfortably the (should be crowded to the doors. NINE THOUSAND ODD FELLOWS Expected to be In the Diamond Auul- ver»air Parade. The Indianapolis News says that reports from the I. O. O. F. lodges of the State indicate that nine thousand men will participate in the parade in that city Wednesday afternoon. On account of the reduced railroad rates mmense numbers of visitors from all points of the Sknto are expected. Tho jrand officers are asking the business houses to be liberal in their displays f bunting and flags and hope to have msiness suspended from 1 to 4 p. m. hat members of the order who are mployed may take part in the celebration. At 8 p. m. two public meet- ingB will bo hold. At the Grand Lodge hall, J. B. Cockrum will speak on "Odd Fellowship;" U. Z. Wiley will make an address on • -Its Tenets and Toachnigs;" J. B. Kenner will speak on "Its Benefits and Charities;" and M. A. Chipman will talk on "Its Branches." Grand Patriarch George Shirts will preside at this meeting. At English's opera house C. T. Campbell, grand sire, will speak on "Odd Fellowship," C. F. Northern will discuss "Its Foundation" "Its Fruits and its Future" will be the subject of C. C. Binkley. E. G. Hogate will speak on "Its Influence In Home, Church and State," Refreshments will bo served at both meetings. Tho grievance committee is now meeting at the grand lodge and will submit its reports at the semi-annual session which begins on Wednesday. About the only thing remaining to make the parade successful Is good weather. Reports to the grand offi. cers say the attendance from out of the otty will be largo, not being restricted to Odd Fellows. The floats to be used In the parade are about completed. As they are to be shown in the day unusual care is taken In their decoration. Tho business men are taking an Interest In decorating the buildings along the line of march, some of the houses having started on the work this morn, ing. Shuman, Bar bar* Christf David P. Ratroff. THE LAW OF IT. ' -The gas stock is held by email stockholders," said an attorney yes, terday. "Of the $180,000 subscribed, $160,000 is subscribed by coniumers, and $30,000 by those who are seeking an investment. The poor people have nearly all the stock, and of course can turn out and control the company if they distrust their directors. Each share of stock has one vote. This is the state law and the by-laws or the company cannot change it. With the present company the power people own four-fifths of the stock, and of courle, can turn out and vote It whenever they think things are not running right. That id one of the great advantages in this power. The consumers control and run it." COMPLIMENTS HIM. ' 'Dr. Battery as chairman of the special committee was one of the best hustlers I ever saw" said a citizen yesterday. "He is entitled to the credit of raising a greater part of that $180,000. It is too bad that he is not as enthusiastic as ever because the business men preferred another man for president. They had nothing against the doctor but his haste to go ahead at any cost. He can do ai much good as ever if be wants to and everybody will give him credit for all he does." WANT TO OO AHEAD, The Journal interviewed a tumber of citizens yesterday on the pas situa tlon. All favored collecting the sub soriptions and, if the way was clear financially, going ahead about the work. The interviews are given as follows: Joe Kenney—Don't delay a minute. Go right ahead. M. C. Wade—[ am in favor of put ting in the new plant. John Gray—I think we ought to put in a new plant Dy ail means. J. C. Hadley—Put In the new plant at once. Go right ahead. Henry Tucker—The new plant should go In. I am In favor of It. S. B. Boyer—I am In favor of the new plant and at once. Go ahead. W. H. Snider—I thiok everyone favors going ahead I certainly do. Mayor Read—We must go right . < in a adherents, consiflera- furnish a large number and both the Landis men and the Johnston men arranged for a special train. The Johnston train was to leave at 10:30 and the Landis train at 11:30. Cars wore sidetracked for each train and the Landis men paid for their train. When the Johnston train was made up one of the slaughter houses shut down and gave its men a half holiday to go to tho convention. This swelled the Johnston crowd beyond expectations and 'by some one's orders the Landis care were coupled on for the use of the crowd. When the Lantls men arrived their cars wore gone and they could not -even get flat ears. The Johnston train returned for them at 12:45, over an hour after schedule time and after the Landis crowd had separated, and but fifteen minutes before the hour of the con, ventlou to meet. The distances was thirteen miles, so that the Johnson train could have got there and got back in time to take tbe Landis crowd if it was so ordered. It was too late to again assemble the Landis forces, too late to get to tho convention In good shape and the offer of tbe train at that time was,refused. The Landis men, when they found that tho Johnston men had taken their cars, assembled in tho Hammond *opora house and pasted resolutions denouncing the proceeding and the methods of the Johnston men. They selected twelve delegates to represent tho Hammond township and ordered a contest in tho congressional convention. Thus the matter stands and it looks like a con. troversy fatal to both candidates. THE STATE OKQAN ON THE SITUATION. Indianapolis Jonrnal: The Journal hopes that the reports which appear In all tho papers to the effect that the supporters of one of the aspirants for the Republican congressional |nomlna- tlon In the Tenth district stole tbe cars of the supporters of his leading oppo- or « Personal Ch«ract««r Con. E Loa-auiporters and Tbelr Frlondn Egonhardt Schmitt was at Lafay- etto yesterday. Chas. E. McKeen spent Sunday with his friends in Terre Haute. Rev. T. ,-j. Guthrie went to Muncie yesterday to preach a funeral sermon. Little Helen, daughter of Mrs. Car. rle Rodebaugh, la very ill with typhoid fever. Mrs. Al. Myers, of South Bend, is visiting her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Fred Seybold. Miss Anna Hazel, who was working at the Coulter House at Frankfort, ha returned homo. Rov. Dr. Marsh has been granted a throe weeks vacation and will leave Wednesday for New York. President Smart, of Purdue, accompanied by his wife, son and daughter, was In the city a few hours yesterday on the way home from Max- Inkuckee. Miss Mary J. McGreevy departed yesterday for Now York whence sho will sail for Ireland whore sho will make an extended visit at her former home in Rosscommon, I Kov. and Mrs. T. S. Freeman and [ Rev. and Mrs. W. R. Lowe are at Wabash attending the meeting of the Northern Indiana Ministerial association ot the Christian church. The announcement Is made of the approaching marriage of Miss Laura Delhi of this city to Mr. Francis J. Bergman of Indianapolis, the cere mony to occur here on tho 22d inst. Mr. Albert Tucker, of Milwaukee, made a flying trip to Logansport Sat urday attending tho Ice cream festival at Seven Mile at night and spending Sunday with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. W. H. H. Tt'.cker at Anoka. He returned to Milwaukee last evening. Among the strangers within the classic precincts of our city yesterday woro the following Hoosiers, to-wit: C. Bates, F. A, Grove, T. A. Noonan. Geo. Taylor, N. G. Worth. E. B. Hul- dorson, Geo. Landrey, Wm. Millen, C. N. Stevenson. W. A. Walker, all of Indianapolis: J. P. Campbell, S. Keyser, John L. Forkner, of Anderson: W. H. Magee, S. A. Townsley, O. D. Gleaeon, J. W. Warner, Chas. S Downing, of Lafayette; Wm. Theud, B. Borders, of Winamac; Wm. Johnl ston, of Valparaiso; Todd Erwin, of Terro Haute; J. C. Nugent, of Ro Chester; J. R. McKlnnle, of Richmond; J. H. McCully. of Idaville. COR>||> Founded Humor, A Journal reporter yesterday investigated the rumor baaed' upon the communicMion of a correfpondeat from Burrows and pubii-hcd in Sunday's Journal, relating 10 the alleged violent treatment received by Mrs. Wasson of Burrows who died at the hospital for the insane at lodianapolls last Tuesday. The undertaker, Mr. Chas. Baker., of Cumden, who had charge of the remains and who accompanied them from IcLiananolis and prepared them for burial at Burrows on lest Thursday declares that the discolored and swollen condition of the ripbt cheek and neck, was due entirely acd only to the natural process of nature in si,ch cases and that these visable and unpleasant marks ot death could not be in any way attributed to contusions received by violence during life. The death of Mrs. Wasson, who was one of the most highly esteemed residents of tho Burrows region occurred on Monday night the* 7th inst. She had been removed to '-he hospital for the insane the Friday before in a. jreally exhausted condition. OB Monday niffht as the attendant passed he door of the patient about nine o'clock the latter was observed to be> itting on the side of tho couch. At bout 11 o'clock she was seen to- be lying dow& and at the nevt turn of the- attendant was also lying down apparently asleep. At the pasting of the attendant about one o'clock it waft observed that, tho patient's respiration was not r;err,.,,> h ,. Kr ^ :ln J nffeg . tigatioo rovenn-Q :t:..;. ,-tie was deed and had prodaMy. 'ruic tho os the body, nr-c-n tr, 'nr : In the morning- C. runer Beck of Marion county held an inquest and autopsy and declared the patient's death due to heart disease. Due to the overcrowded condition of the State reformatory for women and girls and the further fact that the girl was over 15 years of age, admis &ion was refused to Laura Jackson, the who was taken from a house of ill fame in the city a few nights ago, and tbe girl was yesterday returned to her parents. Finest genuine patent leather cloth top hand made ladles shoes, $1.48. Yes, $1.48 lesi than a dollar »nd a half $5 shoes to day at Otto Kraui'. Boiled ham from now on during hot weather, at A. Hubler's. ahead, raise the money and put now plant. /Sack Taylor—I am in favor of go ing right ahead. Wo must put in a now plant. E. S. Rice—I favor tho new plant if it is necessary to got outside money to help us out. John E. Barnes—We ought to go ahead and raise the money and put in tho new plant. Lera Patterson—I am In favor of a new plant. I want cheaper gas and a new plant will give It. George Seybold—If we oan> ralee the money wo ought to go ahead. I am In favor of a new plant. John C. Dewenter—I think a new plant ought to go In. That Is the best thing for the people. S. T. McConnell—The new plant should go in by all means. Our subscription IB ready at any time.' William Graffla—-You can put me down In favor of a new plant. I want the people to own their own plant. W. H. Brlnghurst—There has been too much delay. Let es go ahead at once. Let everybody pay up and lot us put ia the new plant. W. T. Wilson—We know enough to know that we cannot trust ourselves In tho bands of the old company. The new plant should go in no matter what the supreme court decides. You might add that I will sell the part of my stock I don't need on credit to any one who cannot pay up now. B. F. Keesling—I am in favor of a new plant. This article from the Sentinel shows the profit In the gas business: 'The people of Indianapolis gerior- nent at Hammond and thus prevented them from going to the county convention are false or h'ghly colored. If they are true the men who are guilty of the offense forgot that they call themselves Republicans and that the party is pledged to a fair vote and an honest count in primaries and conventions. as woll as in the formal elections. No Republican can afford to take a nomination in a convention whose majority is j obtained by any such trickery as the I stealing of trains, the preventing- of a fair vote and the voting of Democrats. No Republican can afford it because, if no higher consideration appeals to him than failure at the polls, that should. Aoplrancs and their friends who are beaten after fair primaries and in a fair convention will, if Re. publicans, honestly support the ticket, but the man who obtains a nomination by schemes which have suppressed a fair vote In the primaries has no right to expect or to demand the support of those who have been tricked. If what Is reported as having been done at Hammond is true, a new convention should be bold In Lake county, even if the holding of the district convention should bo obliged to be postponed to give time for it. The republicans can oftwy the Tenth district with a candidate fairly nominated, but they will not elect one whose nomination Is obtained with trickery, Tbe two aspirants,'as honorable men and loyal republicans, should adjust this matter In some way before the convention. If they cannot, cool-headed Republicans should.select seme other man, as it i vastly more important that a ropubli oan should represent the district than that one of two aspirants should get the nomination by foul means, to be defeated at the polls. Sunday Balloon Aneonilon It js summer. The signs of tho times are on. Sunday balloon ascen. slons have begun, tho summer cars take an eastward, o'erburdened flight and the swelling maples put on their verdant umbrage. Tho first balloon ascension of the year was proudly made by a valued attache of the Journal, and safely made, too. "Prof." Wm. ,Gall, who, by the way, learned his A. B. C.'sout of Journal cases, was tbe prime In. stigator of this great feature of Sunday entertainment, and his chief as slstant and prime accomplice; he who made the daring, cloud ward 'scape— the same which held so many thousand eyes as In a vice, he who re celved the loud acclaim and plaudits of the masses was none other than tho Journal's own Jon Kelly—that dar ing wight, who for tho first time oa Sunday, from the bravest tip of classic Hamilton Heights ascended aloft in a balloon. Fortunately tho ascent was safely accomplished, like| wise the descent. The hero of tho hour "made even" on tho top of Mr. F. M. Mahoney's palatial residence in Maple Grove, to the no great detriment of the roof thereof, as was after, ward definitely ascertained. The ascent was one of the highest ever made In this town of balloon ascensions and young Mr. Kelly cov ered himself with glory, and was quite considerably congratulated upon his escape from instant deal h. ' Who will be tho next?" asks ••Prof." Wm. Gall. A Bicycle Accident. Last night Reno Kuhn was riding bis wheel with a friend up In the East End. He encountered a rock which turned his wheel and in righting him* self tbe handle • bar was strangely enough twisted off and the rider fell with fearful force, headlong to the. ground. His face was badly lacerated the right cheek being so torn that a- number of stitches were required to- put it In place again. Besides this he received a severe cut on the forehead and other marks on the face all of which will make a most painful and disagreeable memento of the bicycle, season of 1894. Mr. Kuhn is one of the city's most enthusiastic riders. Hn has been in both of the Journal's famous road races and hae a pleasant record as a wheelman. His painful accident is regretted. A Plen»lnK Performance, Tbe Brothers Bryce, James, Matth. > Andrew and John, assisted by an excellent company of actors and actress*, es, led by Mr. John W, Parr, gave one of the most enjoyable entertainments of tbe season at Dolan's last night. Although this IB the first performance, of the Brothers Bryne In their great spectacular and pantomimic successes here, it is trusted that it will not be the last and if they will play a return at a more seasonable date, they will surely bo greeted by a big house. While tbe« audience was not larjre last night It did not lack in appreciation and the pantomimic comady "Eight Bells"' was excellently well received. The. company was larjre and well selected and tbe comedy was replete with enjoyable musical and other specialties- Up at Adamsboro a few days ago a suit of clothes wi:.h no apparent owner was found along tbe river bank. The question which now agitates the people up there is whether a tramp beg. ged or stole a better suit than his own and recklessly took a bath and changed Buits, leaving his own to-create dark suspicions, or whether some one doffed his clothes to bath In Eel river and tbeu carelessly drowned himself. As no one is reported missing from that region no great amount of worry Is being occasioned by the. peculiar find. Wanted—Furnished or unfurnished house. Address Harry W. Bring hurst, • 728 Market street Wanted—Puppy, not ow ten (10) days qW;: ;Brlng t* 919 Spwr street CARL I KELLER FOR Fine Tailoring. MflRKBT 8TRBBT

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