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Deadwood, South Dakota
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Thursday, November 29, 1900
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piactkaU.y as tliey w. Mr. Jojm Colim., o; tell u very interesting pt rien es of the J ., which he was seen WEEKLY HfiNKiiR-TlS&i- """' of the -i.-sdon SOITI1 DAKOTA H LiEADWOOH had a closer call for n ,,'V,, "N 'lition to other tind better w ,,: cury. 'ui,aha n 1 I should hud when I came to w,,i. in, mv'.rif that I had printed mac h ol it. before.- From this we in : i- mar the gentleman either was or w,:.,K, h" was a new.. paper man on e. .,:d Oii. nd to t one again. Hi ku -uage is a bit .onl'u.s.-d. however, and' II i - hard to tell what he does i,;, an Evidently lie has a keen eye n, t!;,. 11,1:11 hance and much more j, .11 Iv tiiati the onl.iriry jui naM.-t.-. i:eeps 111 mind the relation between Wi l li ail 1 pav .' , o-.iie. tie- or litiaiv 1,' w i r . 1 man :-' t s a a:sr I i.t . 011,. how w-.di. it cannot be r ,.,,;.., ,,, . 'u;:: i-an weald utidei- I a ii-: Sl'IJPCUll'Tlo.N - - - K" VEAK Bnim.,l :is siM-.,uJ-rla.4s matter at th A WEEK ON CHAf CAMv.. . "UM, .... , I:..- : ansf"ni" ' . l.l.l'l.. . .V to ..,::-.' -el ..ic re. iliargr lie re Wit. her is a ,:i o;" .s. I. Win der the pioneer ,.. 1,1. . nno iiie lha k Hills country i .i j.-an who v,,i respected by ,-rrv pi'pnii who ever knew liim. ,, , . ; ! i iii i ' i of boys, all "' ..,,, ii i i 1 lie wild diinna lb.' . ;v . .-, of the ;a k Hills, but all ,. . , v. ! e lily re. pel ted i it izclis. u ., .(. , x rpi:on of Nat the man 1,-r ;iiie-t. At or.e time he bad a i;, . jail m tl . i att'e Ineinrs but his pen. haul I' T -ambling be. aim" .ii tro'if I liiit be sold out and wi lit ', .-'ioii t'ily v bete lie lost f-veiy dollar. Sim e that time lie has been a,, I,,' from bad to worse until now. ,., ,.,!, .r tu i-rt money with whi b to .amble he has become ;i burglar. 'iP a Fj, Iters. 'Pliiar - ' ava.;r- An Abundance of G,,.vi . ite Resort for H Lieutenant I.. , the First Unite, i .-d ,. rived in Doaihaiea hi.-, way ba, l, pi j ti n day s' iiuni ,na b en to the (bi i, a , , boundary line in ' w . . la and Wyniuiin i team, an es on '. ,, lilete camping ouiia ;, The liiuiti iiii lit wa ,,i the recent old and a, and had a fairly su. . , , ii-i..r "I" I in! i fa vlu h gave us the territory now iuuu the states of Kansas ami N.-Iia.-ka: Col Boone was a grandson of Daniel Boone, and had passed half a e.ntiirv among tho Indians as trader ;ind agent: Mr. ICdmunds. a brother of Senator Edmunds, had been governor of Dakota Territory and had herved on the famous peace i ommission of 18C.1 with On. Sibley, den. S. It. Curtis and Col I) lb Tavlor; I'.Miop Whipple had 1 ,,1 manv vears experience wiih the ,i:, ; in M . ola. Mr. l'mllis had I, .,. ;. i Id. -in of tie- West and ::t in th politic- "f hi- : tafe. v i,i, h lie had -i-n ' 1 ii ii member of V -, tiate a, id : lie'it. natil .nvernor. IIS lnllirW 1 ad beell il' liV'I.V ( Oil ,i, te,", with lii'-an affairs for about t went -five years including service as iii.', 'tit of Red (bond's band. Ce'U'ral S'hley's Indian eXperielH e be.'iltl in is:; I when he became ( omie led with the American Fur oompanv lie met the ' ommission at Omaha and expressed his views regarding the matter in hand, but his poor health did not permit of his going out to the agencies with the party. Accompanying the i oinniision. of which Senator W. B. Allison was chairman, was sent for that purpose in !S7.". but failed to ac-cemplish anything: Indeed, the entire party would havi been massacred on the first day of the council had it not been for the bravery of one chief. Voung-Man-Afraid-of his Horses. I'lider these circumstances, the suc-. ess of Col Many-penny and his as sociates was remarkable in view of the fad that in addition to the surrender of the gold mines of the Hiack Hills it was proposed that the Indian., should all remove to the Indian Territory or "Miia; in. I ' Hi- -i ' during should use nothing but original liter attire on such an m asion. 'I hen- i. suspicion that piagiaiism had be dm. a habit that was -iron.; even in death, and this bads to the thou'-ht 'hs possibly the Dungoart Orator has in that extern-ive i-orap book of his a choice collection of the last epistles of suicides. Still, that style of plagiarism is not re oin mended. It i tie one , hance a man ha:-, to make sure of publication. It is tree lie is not paid for hi- onlrihiitions by void no! :pa. r, hut be has the sat i -1 ad ;on ot knowing that bis la-t words, whether they he of tin; quality ol Urine's Toein for a Sub id.-." or the no-di oiie maiiiiilei invs of a Moor.-, will i all for full space in the i.ow.spnpei s. The neglceted author who Iras i'iiived because no publisher would iic. ept hi.s matter, can be assured of Immunity from the blue on his e. 1,-Uer. eel tlm i' 1 Mil il ' oluillll Besides the words of another lack sincerity when used as a contribution by a man just about to take a plunge Into the dark waters. If at any time he is to be himself, it is then. It can hardly be considered "an honorable legacy won on the bench to hand down to his children." His relatives will look coldly upon any literary production that has been used before. At A such a time it is not proper nor seemly to use second hand or shopworn effusions, and every man should be to take the double to compose his own farewell to the world. Kven tho his whole life may have been a sham, at such a lime all his guises and disguises dionhl fall. r - COUNTING T H ft ELECTORAt VOTE. The pie n!. ' ' '' ' i"l I' 1 ' !:, 1-1. . III. et ,1. Il,e t.ll 'i .ay w-mi, 'Hi hunt withstanding that tlm MJW (n rcKinu ne visireu is ,i,.ariv i flu sion is coveien wiin a tlin-k growth Ob STANDING ARMY T11, 1 .,.!,! ai i: how 10 1 .1 a lar " slaieiin.; :n l".v w i-ho'lt , Wi'l'i.; aiarill l.OW .).'c,ipilg altetlt'ell l.iellt i;,.,i Mi.., has advi.-ed that we have a soldier for every t. .011, and inhabit ants, uiving us in the neighborhood of Siifl'iil men; another has suggested that we get l.iiue soldiers for every ilav in the year, thus securing .,t',r..0(ii) men and a fraction. Still another pro tioses 1 .000 men for every week in the year, giving us Ti2.000 men. and then doubling it. Other suggestions that wo get a thousand men for every' red-haired girl, or each white horse for every cross-eyed man, yellow dog or barroom, do not deserve consideration. When it shall he determined to secure our army by methods such as this it may be well to go a little deep er than any have yet suggested, and make it a problem not only instrm live 1 1 1 vii inc. but diverting to the elders W'll, lie' - el' dell. - ill Ihe 111- 'ii" ! - ,- i '.I'll , I' " ,. t! .' O CI . 'O I.-: l.llie. lUIIKIIl asn l,ir,J .,i,,l li..imnn.l ..111,... . , "" ' 'uni as the di aio exceeuuiKiy wild, it, i3 difficult 1 . ,i,iii-...-,. Illr rX op pillit ieiall. :: mio'i n ' e, hieeelf as a candidate for ( Ililed Slides M'tiator to SU' reed I'eltiL-rew. There is nottiing ieinar-: able about this for the slippery, oily .in 'Mi d Caiiadiaii ha been a audi date for the senate or some other good thing almost since our earliest recollection, but the republican leg Islator who will vote for him is a bigger fool than anybody. Ixiucks dioiihl be retired along with I'etti grew, Bryan, LaFollette and the rest of the gang who have trtc-d to disrupt tho republican party in order to build up their own political fortune's. Wo haven't any use for demagogues either in or out of the party -Woon .ticket Times. Will (11 oi l- . t Tl!llr I i'lV. ' l.ll ;,. I Tail- ' 'hired of I". ' . !,i , i !: s I i i . i . . . , 1 i :i i ii.- matter .; .. . ; , d b- ae and 'l.i' ' : M. 11113 (1 liV'I(lll' .!()( anil as tve; iiie lew llionili ranchman in the ( mi ii'iiitry l as a "imii'si.,y nn ' v, r s--n t,.Jt " " ' i nnit t: the deer are kept jump. A deer is an instant, and Hi a hurried sboi h. siht in the I m, a i i f ii !. hot h whit. !-i ' :--ts oil! ' ' -r arc , So,, tl,' Tad and Ked t hi o .'led on il." 1: Ha b , as it a 11 thru b . i I ,,T a ..'.Per to- 1 a" 1 '" ml si; 1 i l i it i il 1 . ne ! 1 b : i ' : ! ; 1 1 1 ' Is. 'ii' : .'.. 1.1 a ' b pi'. lad T!i lbs 1 ; i 1 da r wilii , mi ll II ill , -,id r.-i !v oi . a i imp!.- o mi niiou. ,1 il !' of I V ( II ..overillll' II! ' ',11111 I . , 1 1 tie- I! '' 1 be i V 1.1 le I , I I''!! at Kb . a ; to pav l or I', I I v the p, rim! i . . : .,; I', - . v . . : r.: s' I , , 1,. - .- . v ii .:..a ,,.,. , 1. - id ! 11 'in ' , . I . : i d : el 1 b t . Id l' i i 1,.: :,y ,1 ,11, I the 'ale ! ' ;.. I v. ,. pieiil.l ! a it !! Will III.' ll'l-( .;' 1, . i - . i lit i Ve I C II e' ' S"mH I ) ikoi ii hi- eVi-r had TO MAKE CHASS GROW. nei a . el. iliin "i" .i fill . .- i,i li ! '.al : b .' .oi r In, ' ."'i : , ,1 r a:,, ;- an ! ball Clan 1 I ' '" " I . , i u b . :. s I !,. ,' t o-.,-:- i-.'.n.i'.. in i 'ate ;.:,! I.-i , '-all' -..nib n j.f -le i i ,n ill ell a 1 1 ' j eil i 1 . i '. : il II ill. tiati To -I the Ill'li y si-, h down to !i iii'a :." i. ib. .'MING IT LO'V. DOWN ON THC &j:.T.; j , , t ,,!.. i i 1 . 1 1 j ' to 1 I Si i .111 l I l.e In ! ' 111 1 1 b il i I ' I 1 bit; Iii,,- I,' 1, 11,1 I b" '. 1 I 1 il 'I ... , ,n ,,, w ha h he and I he ri:,e i ,-, i , , ji,,. pa .d iia 1 1 1 1 ' j ' y hoi. .. : , .. ,a i I .. o i - i : -. ! i . . S : :.: ' .ma,, be i . !,::. , ed. o. . : ' ( b .ai..- at ' be i: .ii I y i ilea and : : .-': : Oa :,,,. ,.'i-i i..a . : i ;', - eh a il '.re '. a i, 1 . ill I. in, 111 the ill I epic : n, Chin l.lleW . bad ;-t Wiitsa is d oi THE SPEAKERSHIP. Reports from the IUack Mill- an-to the effect-that most of the members from that re-ion favor the i--election of lion. A. Suae i Crant eounty for speker 11 " house of representatives. With iV-north ami the II. -s for th" Hi.l . n-seems to be the ease mi far h'-ard from, his re eled ion would I"- as-Hired. Aberdeen New... Tho News has another gue:,s ooin-ing. U is not likely that the Wad; Hills members will pledge themselves to a cow county man for speaker bo long as they have sin h good timber to draw from at home. Lawrence county has Its Warren and Hawgood, second termers, capable and worthy of the honor. Custer county has its Benedict, an able lawyer, a good parliamentarian, quick to think and act, a strong, dear voice, careful and onsi ientious and would not willingly make a wrong decision if hi" political futuro depended upon it. It would give the Pioneer-Times great pleasure to see liim honon d with the speakership- if he wanls It. lint the 1'ioncerTiiue.; has only one request to make of I lie li'Ki.-lat-ire amend the liquor in-en-i; law by i .vm to the ounlie.; Up- wind.- ;m.o;iit ..! the Iicen. l-ai-l williin lb" ' If it will ib) that i ' ' an elc I il. " '. n speaker and : ,!.-." a :..-iiai.r v.iil.c.M f,,a. C1f ,-, ii; j fioni thi I journal. It is. hoped that tbi. " sion will be duly appreciated. COUNTED OUT. It is becoming too evident In be longer disputed that in the iecent presidential contest the populist party re. rived its deathblow. The result was inevitable from the moment when the populists risked their existence in the Ilryanite tii.lmly alliance. Nothing could justify such an ill-sorted copartnership but mi. ess. Defeat meant dost ruction from the first, and now that defeat has oiue overwheUiiin and irreparable, destruction follows fast; and the places that Knew the populi.-t party will presently know it. no more forever. To be convinced that such is the fact it is only necessary to look at tho state of affairs in Kansas and In Nebraska, the home and stronghold of populism, where the party has been in control of local politics, and where its magnates held sway for years with defiant confidence. Theso leaders ran the national campaign on their own platform and while their ticket was a 'fusion" compromise, their issues and electioneering thereupon were rabidly populistic. As a -rSUltin Kansas they have lost everything, even the legislature, which they have believed to be their own private propel ty for more than a decade In Nebiaska. !'.: an' own state, the "fusion" folly has r rebuked that even tin- imlii ieians whose fortunes depended on it Have abandoned the idea that il can ever, bo made use of again. It may be presumed, as a matter of course, that tra os of populistic organization , will be found slowly 'X-piring 4 uoM - 4iW to come a sparks continue to he seen anion?; the dying embers long after the Are has gone out, but that does not alter the fact that the party as a factor in national politics Is dead and should be buried. The old greenback party of a generation ago maintained some faint show of vitality for years after its demise, and the populistic radicals jnay possibly hold meetings and go thru the forms of doing business in out-of-the-way corners of the country for four years to come. Against this possibility, however, Is the quietus that will be given the party by the forthcoming repudiation of Bryan and of all his works, of "fusion" and free silver and anti-Imperialism by the national democracy. The Bry-anite alliance was one never fit to be made, and when it is formally broken, as it is destined to Te In the Immediate future, the populist party will come to an end, and its cuttfng off will be so short that Its friends will hardly find enough left to mourn over. ' A WARNING TO THE DUNGCART ORATOR. Albert Edey, the New York broker who committed suicide etaoweJ a . most lamentable lack of appreciation of his opportunities la committing plagiarism as the last recorded act of bis life. Instead of composing a piece of bis own, be cop-led a letter left by another man who committed suicide several months before. It was a good letter, but there are certain reasons why a man ii- ri'i 'er .. i-.l . vy I Ms l!a- ha . !o : b. I- u.;i. - bill t b . hip K' III Hi ; V Jin 1(. I "i eoae-- - ii viv I o i ! 1 , that 1 1 ' 1 1 , ' i r . t i ' i wniild have beet . 1 1 te. -ii.-:,! had v,-done . ... 'Hi- -'i.ellt i .1 pi'. II i nee and l.eio i I 11 t ,101 w Is h made i his a i re ti liiii" 'i. t !ia ' il "i'i the lips of lin n who v i-iid w l.o had le," .1 as lb- da - nb b! coin. ..::: . d to by v ! ',, :,. e e t;.H ' Vl'il. i bill. .111 . W'l. on. S' i i- 1.11 ' of Ai-'i I. ibtr-.e , Cn- : Ni-boa '::-,. lb e- id. in .-a:.,. . ! II, :i. of i'i (In ::l Nort hem It iilv av. and ot her. oj- nai lon.ii 1 ume ii':,. 1 1 ri.. i t likely to eonmiaud 1,1 tire is the proliosal for the leelainii-lion of arid land in the West and the Sou III west by means of irrigation works constructed !iy ( lovernnient aid It hil : heel 'b lilOll-l Viiteil beVOIld .. ;,.. !''" A ", ill! ill T . i i 11 W.ll-i- a.,,! r i ,.-.!:: 'nil b- ot t!i.' in t ion '. . -c ! in, ! tin- ''. ' I t :;i.ob' e .. . ' i II e I !! '. ' - S i'li.. part y i si r. : all Me ' ft ii.-t bit' . an ! I of pit' h pirn- in I A GCO.) i H e I p i n f Men . j Happy .-"ill I- ( ,,e is tie ' j :: e. , .i our In. n ib I hope lh-t wl'.-ll tins' ed " Siayrea wlh nidi ; 'o :!u.oi nu l 'e' 1! Ill ' I .te'lt o.' .-'.I I '.'"I if ! be I'll moii.y be no! fort In omin g TIC -year's rub-; ale not at hand at pi-cut. and it cannot be -.tatdl ilelin't" ly wheilier the ti.-e of a iii'i'S" battleship is a bilat ion of lb.' rnli'f. I ' " we h i ve ' in I'.' 1 h .' the ' just tit.. an,-- lb- -o eoibi will cairn a I oa 1 . 1 a,t. It i '' iv. ! ' i w-ii' ! i" i one to a ". i'i- ' 1 ' i- C. Hint in ., i e, v : :l I .- t rot: id '- ! to a St I II II oc-llilv I, "ill 1' la " (lb d i t i: i to,-. i.inig an iindiie advantage o, ' I v , . ' , - - I t frrt '-o the bar---ii i-.j-is and .a.. T. d 'p. t as I ihe jirojC' t . la i .. ... 1 ' .0 ib. I , ' ' ' ' ai, a. el iii.- Iliad . -1 1 a -' a n a i-e , ya-l who -llilil I... on " the ' I e V.leitviil llrliMT il to the pi ! !l' "f the senate. On the sci olid Wednesday m I-niary. these returns ate npi'iii'd by the preside. It ef the : , n:,le ,1 id I ll'l a. sed. If ii is found that any return is missile-:, the pled, b ut o! the venule has the power 10 n-nd for ilie i.tirii in puss, -sion i; iii, ! ii't-.l State., liisl 1 ii I bid -' Wle a - lie re I 11 11 : ,are . a 11 vii .. 1 found to hi. , : ' iv 1 ...- o." lb,, vole a:- d. , la-. .1 ' !. l' e v i -ion is made for !! b ' 1 I n.:,j,lo!d ill iii. ii" 1'.-t'e !..i - :i majority. DECLARE IT Ot:r Now that all tie I 1 ' :, il l,e - lo do :ai, h : '. ' 1 : '' ' ., ':!,. 1 of eeo V I .. ! ' n ' " a cood liihe at the pe,t lion . ' at ,.' l'.pesr of the . ' -"ei ICII.: is time to deilare the smallpox off. II in not affeiting travel from tin- oat-side for the hotels are. and have been sine,, election, tilled with capilalis's and men looking for minim; investments, but the smallpox joke has kept away the farmers and people from adjoining towns. It is lime to stop the nonsense. If ali the inses that In e been called .smallpox wen- tile rsil thing Ihere would imw be a Ihoieaud 1 ases of it in low 11. for null e ; I; "i li! i' number have !! v - , vlare the 1 tutf of " The Play cf Senator Kyle. Madi.son head, r: Sen Hor '.-. .:; all int.-l ieW ill . lOi.x l-'.ilN l b : ' da y I akei issue with 1 'hii i 11: an 1 .1 of the republi an sia'e rn;;i li.d t.-. when he says that tV 1 epiild i. a n majority in this flute was due to tie-immigrants or newcomers within de-puts two or three years. Senator Kyle says he knows from his own large personal correspondence with ilemoctats andjiopulists thai ihous,, anils of them ' voted for McKinley because they did not want to vote for hauling down the flag and work of the soldier in the field. On the patriotism of the people you can always bank. Men who had been democrats all their lives could not swallow the bitter assaults made on the president, and when election day came they quetly voted the 'republican ticket straight." Thus speaks Senator Kyle, and then pleasantly adds: "I have already been urged by the republicans of the northern part of the state to announce my candidacy, and I see that my friend Mr. Petti-grew is anxious for a rehearing two years from now. I will say this much that, without at this time making any formal announcement of my candidacy for many things may happen in two years, it Is reasonably certain that I will be a canMafe for re-election." ' The senator Is evidently making quite a play with the republicans of the state for re-election. Between feeding them Philippine exploitation and democratic and populist support to the extent of eight or ten thousand Totea, like Father Loucks, Mr. Kyle wants to make It appear that he I a necessity to the republican party. We hope he is. ! hat I a : I :.! ' i. i'i -lioston. We i an hav ll ilS a Itltui'e, and inav ioob ill a few ii.or -,i ' i'" I' it is be , II I, "id to the i;!' : -not 'iiirensonably the power, and t he lonal Oovernnient b in I'.n lea ciiiitml (ha At. inon Hat the aul hoii' ' .a.-'. t o'" i'i" N mac prop'-rly be r a ery tough, not to . 'an ! : . in bill. I I. a!b The t, Hwtvl,., invoked to a' rotv ask. it. is true thai I , I I Sill tile "lint . ai! privaf - . orpoi at bin, vii.' ilmtu' d'sil :ii brine in..; baiien binils iii. ! - eul-'ivatinir In- means of irriqation. and , :;:: nJ ! 'I'lidiiiiible; proposition. Th'v worst is fthat Ls nafflrally due tli1 town, and its people, tuini long .ti.Ter-iie: liav ;earned to like as. a rule what oth is shy from, so we may con dude ;!.- if Boston passes up "ri . time" nu e . there is no future for th's-harmonious form of infamy. We would suggest, as an aid to the development of real musical tastes in the Massachusetts metropolis, that they set some of Edward Atkinson's outgush-ings of spirit in behalf of the mistreated Filipinos to music and transpose some of George Fred Williams' lfi to 1 addresses into waltz time. These would make a hit anywhere. r . t lie net! f " really :i. ..: -vellous results are reported from resions heretofore regarded as hopelessly sterile; but to construct the great leading waterways on a scale corresponding with the extent of territory that should be covered, the General Government must be appealed to. This is a projected expansion of the national domain to which the most radical anti-imperialist cannot find objection. ,,,,, .lysppp , 'i.cs acidity ,isiiiiu:ismi , :T,-i t ''PPB 1 tell of cure b ! . a -, w i i , a i. . . (! "' the blood or mil in Mi" cures se; a ' ,i!a erupt ions, it -. ' tones the stomach and indigestion, m-u tho blood and mi' it has a buiblin "i general system, r. ' tion, strength 1 The work of ! ' edy is certainly i " one and the : tended this '' The people lur.v . Sarsaparilln. r,,:' ago that, it i J ! sented to be. , , ,, rV. il I! an t' ., s:ilUr , ainrnc-u-M a U run I hem :.l ' ait v, le i i von w i b . At lied Cloud :: ncy w la n Vt;i:". Mar-Afr:iid fou. li"d tie- pen a ii'-i',. his mark in simiin'-; ih" ti' -ity . h-snid: "My cood friends, help ice an! allow me to stay Icre. " At Stainlin:; 4'oi'li Asviny Vj 1 1' N'jiekbii o mid- ';l never want to leave this conn-iy : ai! -v relatives are Iv inn fieri- in th ad nl when I fall to pieces , :l t( ii'il In pieces here." At aii n- -IP--11 bs : milar oxprossions wer-used. The Indians insisted, and .justly, that In piving up the Black Hills country they were making a valuable concession and were entitled to a valuable consideration. Said one chief at the Cheyenne River agency: "Wo have not molested any people that went into this country to dig gold. We have sat and watc hed them pass hero to get gold out, and have said notliin-;, but now 1 wish you to provide for us. When I went to Washington 1 went into your money house and I had some young men with me, but none of them took any money out of that house, but when your people come into my country they go into my money house and take money out." As to consideration, the government agree to "provide all necessary aid to assist the said Indians in the work of civilization," to provide schools and instructors in mechanical and agricultural arts, and to supply them with rations, until they were able to support themselves. It was arranged tbat a party of 100 Indians-should be taken to the Indian Territory to spy "out the land," and that upon this report the Indians should make up their minds aa to whether or not they would go to that country. The report was not favorable, and the result was the Indiana wer allowed to remain ' , ia i .nn-I if . a is rr: clei'i President M-K i ' b o si fin V,lo cneccll el II' ,'stion that: "It records nm ' iti dorsement of the g.w ..Hdiii'i'. broader m WRITIN' FOR PAY PAY FOR WRITIN' Somebody down in Nebraska, one Mr. William Jennings Hryan we faint ly recall having heard that name before, but cannot quite place it was approached the other day, for reasons not stated, and asked to express his opinion on certain matters of local interest. This he did in what is described as "a jolly and talkative manner," but when he was questioned on political topics he refused to reply. "My case," he said, "is like the case of any newspaper editor. He writes what he thinks, but he will not write it without the money. I am not writing for the money, but I will not write without it If I were to discuss fub-Jects of importance I should wish to so only after consideration and study and I should wish to prepare a careful statement at my leisure. If I should be willing to giro interviews on all these questions the newspapers would keep me busy practically all the time. BUYING THE BLACK HILLS. How Uncle Sam Secured a Valuable Concession from the Sioux Indians. Wonderful have been the changes which have taken place In the Black Hills country Rince the treaty was signed in October, 1876, by which the Sioux Indians ceded that portion of their reservation to the government. The commission appointed by President Grant to secure 'this concession was a notable one, consisting of Col. Geo. W. Manypenny, of Ohio; H. C. Bullla, of Iowa; A. S. Gaylord, solicitor reneral of the Interior department; bishop H. B. Whipple, of Minnesota; Gen. H. H. Sibley, U. S. A.; Col A. G. Boone of Colorado, J. Wi Daniels of Minnesota, and Newton Edmunds. Col Manypenny was a commissioner ot Indian affairs under both Presidents Pierce and Buchanan, and bore an active part la concluding tho treaty II 1H.1 lirac refiP' commercial expansion. r trade, the open door in r violability of public fau . ence and authority of 't t peace and beneficent R0 pt ilsr American sovereignty i , i ipplnea: American ct J Impaired, tne AUJC"."rmeric peached, the honor of , Evils of Gambling. Sioux Falls' Journal: The evils of gambling" are well Illustrated by the arrest la Pierre a few days ago of vnsuuieu mu nfow1 righteous war and treat? of V repudiate. N. K. Wltcher, pa a charge of Mr- - r

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