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1HE DAILY PIOXfifciMIMES, DEADWOOD S. D. SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER , extent not easily purpose here has call attention to t'-rs which wouii described. But my not been .simply to the financial disas-foll Bryan., elee- I BE Gii aroused public s-i-ntiment behind n.-. a cause the justify of whiih ran'iitj be successfully questioned, an. I tlx- . mine workers, united ami deten i ned-i to stand until their many wrong.; h:ie beeh rightf," wi' have Miprem..' faith i in tile ultimate Miccess of OH'' . U'l-.-. ! IN THE FIELD OF POLITICS. fion. disasters which would not only TOE DEADWOOD PIONEER ESTABLISHED JUNE 8, 1871 THE BLACK HILLS TIMES ESTABLISHED APRIL 7, 1877. CONSOLIDATED MAY 13, 1897. I wreck our national honor, but which j would plunge us into such adversity that the dark vears from lSfC to 1V'7 ''.'! ' - :.i :.: ! -i , r in . o'i'ra-t. uld The Ladies ia-ai.t effect and perfect -afe- Th. "y wi'Ii which Ir.d'es may use Syi-ip of . rig--, under all conditions, ffakes it their favorite remedy. To get the I true and genuine article, look for the I r.ame of the California Fig Syrup Co , ! Tinted near the bottom of the pack- a;?. For sale by all drugcit-ts. Closing Out Sale of 'ai'i iages. Now is your chance to bay ( 'UFA V a Top Buggy, Spring Was-on. or any vehicle we have. This vv . k onlv. L. C. VKHPLAST. ' THIRTY ii:i'i:s. l.-, i'M.y i i:i:si;i' vi:s 1 ; I ; ii ' i ' y o IKl.XKS OF I ; HUMAN Ft iFN! is TO Till: POX. T! I FY MAKi: FINFST st ami j;n 'HFKMA.V S'l t'ASir We'-have at pn ,,,,Jt , complete, thoroiv e drug store :n s .,, I We carry line of ii, medicines, !::nS in ''PH, AND we are in a position toll prescription of- r.. absolutely iim . . ,luu lregli 1 me. lcines. 'Ve do not buy the niav l-uluuun u,,r 'ompeuta, iicuocsL in town YOU WILL Only get the pi.-t lie ire-host and .. ar. be nought :;. able ju T i's a- v .. a . Omaha. If v on are h k and : cine, we know vim ''"ii best, ""-' t that a--, reasc; -M buy medi. will BE HAPPI to get well, and in the long run Jon will save many dollars by getting your tnedn mi-s fronu competent, thoioly (xperienc- d druggist Kemeniber n . 1'Usines.s atid -a ton age. Yo -,, value received : vo-i !niv. at 1 1, nt-re for 'ar pa;. '- yon D PI: a r w. L. FAUST. Ph. G. Prop. aiace John Jennack, ; 'I'!.', w. II l.iic-.v n p,i. kin '.n v. ! lain is Tti.it i'lipo-ing -inn t ire on i ' . oni.-r of Carney and Pine Mro.t-:, is prepared to farni.-b. the! Iiriest rigs in the city for funerals, ' ailing paities, jii, nic crowds, etc ' Kesidt in o 'phone, S.'i Harrison. I h.Sii,ar;K vct'Vt.sije.i', litu. 3. vtETeiis!et DRS. vonWEDELSTAEDT C ffices- -Olympic Biock, Opposite B. & M. Depot. H. 202... Res., 21, City Creek. Tel. B H. 201. i el., B. 24 YEARS IN THb BLACK HILLS! I FA VII MARLY KNOWN AS THE I I ..Old Kiner Brewer., at 'h- a.--1! i::y lb- has CE.NTRA. Oak . So. Geo. V Aycrs & Co. Successors to Ayres & Wardman Hardware Company. THE RESULTS OF A BRYAN VICTORY. ' Henry 'at In all pie.-istiiii;.;! '. i i it l.o'l-e in Urn s I en ti .il i .unpaid : - it new .-p ipers an I .- a-a that th" el.etio:. i : . 1 1 i i 1IH is the mo- t ; ;iiik 1 s II i. . laie l j 1 1 1 1 Ii It' lilt mint er ktiiitt n. !.- not stri. tlv II It tl.e - ' It' curate. i... i i tutu i a t:ood on.' fur every is uf i;reat inipoi mie .-. and t almost always a tend. -in y, e JimonK the busiest of the vote! - indifferent to their pnli'hal lint while elections, and parti I'le.-idelltinl elections. a,e or moiiu'iit in a representative . Hull .ii is . ial!y to I,.- I'ili' s. ul.ii 1 .rent ' 'ii- m hk. iur own. Illipi.l tai are than lii.h Line. Mil I . 'Milt:, I f th more n anipaimi I !.. f lv;; - . Olid eei I lull I 1 111 port a lit . I 1 .1111 ' ry .iii-l 1: I 1. 1 I In- s 1 1 il I'' ;.t 1. I01 i. -, iclcildi- thai , 1 1 nt i. ii ill I ' tile ' any Hit i v ' lei I loll t lie e 1 -1. I., .- ' 1 I "ill ana i n ! -in k.-d, ar- ' " - u In n l.iiidn was a candidate i- i ' second time, I, nt it is safe to s,i i!...i the election now corning is rno;.- ini portant than any which has occurred in this country .since lsi;). The net danger is that this fact should not I,.-realized by die voters of the Tinted States, and the unusual quiet u hh !i has thus far i hai acterized the campaign seems lo be an indication that 't is not understood. The peril to the Republican party, and to the v . I t'.i . ol" the n, Mini:, lies in uvcrenn:. .!!' and in th-- ,o..s: l.i 1 il thai the :i..'' can p.-uple ina v fail to im-asii ; the I'Ml'llt . telul lil tl , I c ;' which wo Mr. i : i y . i 1 1 at lb,-. tin :m w : : b ... I. - 'a- I a - . - il,.l lei. a . . . w ' i . -. Now ' 'c loo. I. and no uin -. least a li i.-i y mi ac. ( a 1 out look. t t li" pre a.r. to have t of the politi. ti tit of the j; pubiican party n.-M N vomber would he far more disastrous than it w ould have been four years ago. This is precisely what many people apparently fail to realize, hut a little consideration will show the truth of the statement. Nojw. as In lfltl. the honor of the country is at stake on the financial question. The Bryan proposition in regard to free silver means repudiation and dishonor. This every one comprehends, but it is to be feared that thousands of voters fail to appreciate the fact that free silver is Just as real and dangerous now as it was four years ago, and soothe themselves with the comfortable belief that the silver issue is dead. Dead ifkwill be If the Republican party is continued in power, but it would spring into a robust and active life if Mr Bryan should be elected. The chatter of the Democratic platform and the Democrtic orator about "Imperi alism Ming the paramount issue would have no meaning the day after election if Mr. Bryan should win. The Philippines would still be ours and the living realjty of free silver would then be painfully apparent. The only affirmative propposition in the Demo rratic platform is the clause declaring for free silver at the ratio of lti to 1. If Mr. Bryan carries the country he will say. with truth, that the voters approved this proposition, and tliat he has a mandate from the people to put into execution the financial policy for which the Democratic platform do dared so plainly. He will have a Secretary of the Treasury who will be able to do much merely by virtue of his office toward putting us on a silver basis and wrecking our credit find ot'tr financial honor. He will have a House which will agree with him, and which will promptly pass a bill to repeal the gold act and establish the free coinage silver. His election would imply the loss of many Republican seats in the Senate, and the margin there would be so narrow that under the pressure of . the administration, backed by the result at the polls, if might readily give way, and would be at best but an uncertain defence against putting this country promptly and finally upon a sliver basis. Free silver as an issue is dead so long as its (Champions are beaten and kept out of power, but the event of their attaining power would become. It ia feared, victorious In legislation ' wV'f-er the slender barrier of a small ita-niiMican majority in the Senate prevented a free silver law or not of ,7iT'rntlvely little moment so far as the effect upon business of Bryan's election Is concerned. The agi-tation'of the' question in ' Congress would be almost as bad for business actual legislation. TUa worst conditions for business, and those ! is in i by a be the in to Io not wait for strike, hut icasc any fnrth work in v. s. it. i; I Ml;. t'.HH' " it e' ' ami after Morula , The injjailiy t iL'lit-mitidi-d fii-i . iniii' i i . The f:i U a.;. - "ill I"' on ! ; ei i a ' 1 1! is i ii -ii -,' ; . ' .liel . I . i ( 1 1 : on will ! e t that til '-:ie half ! - U ,.- rf.f i :i ; ' -U-v mi;-. ill Udl'l 111)11 'I not make -u. ), Tile l..-.-t ii mt i y cu:i! 111!-' Of Pf'lfit in the a -how DUTY TO DEAD WIFE. Mr. .1. 1 .Johnson, formerly of lian-i dall. la., v. Iio lias just removed to Chi-1 i a'n has a timst remarkable of his iluty to a d.-ud wife. When he re moved to Chiiuco he dim Mrs. .Johnson out of the local i-tm-t ry. where .-he had li pieed t'ir rift, .-n ol ii years. a 1 1 i ii boxed lo r i p and sli i;ip.-d hi r a inn i with Vr .lobo be , be Ion. had !,. . t n. fill tilt life. .aid h, .HlM'lt tin- ha '. i y - -1 1 1 : : lie ; I' it bine. S:i of lav. ; :i s tini'iuh .1- yea I -'. uoinu out I lid .- p. lld- Hi. : 1 . 11 his I I i!d . I' tl thai 1: on 1 1 n in I'll p: .lie. ..mil it .on ' I i. aito In pup til' ! . This pe. iliar bent uives rise to the impression that Mr. .Johnson must be' the man who writes librettos, hut ther,. is no verification of this. ! Mr. Johnson's wife's skeleton was 1 not cordially received by Chic'iKO, hut this was undoubtedly due to the fact that, the census taker had already made his rounds, and nothing-could be added to the city's pride or greatness. Nevertheless. Mr. Johnson's Wife's bones were allowed to remain, and were suitably Interred. If is to he hoped that Mr. .Johnson is not the apostle of a new era to be marked by like exhibitions of Iiu-dinnd-( affection. Many a mim ol tlys day has to wait too loir il is fur the .j nr. 1 on 1 1 s in- ,. , indb ha u I of deal li to roi j, - v. - Iii 111 f rum in a 1 1 i nam ia I em harra -tie nt- too ha-li'v i-nl'-ri upon, and w 1 mid no! re. ehe jm on I In :nt iiiia t ii .11 t hat he would he , pe. ted to pa v I'n ;:.!, t 1 al.-i up' m n hat maineil of ids . . .-a i d part n.-r ,. . -chilly if he be a tnii'i of nomadi.-.habits, lad 11s hone that Mr. .Johnson sui ueneiis. one ot lii kind only, and not likely to be widely imitated. is well for the cemetery to hoTd fast what it receives. BUSINESS, NOT APATHY. From time to time small lots of "apathy" appear to be offered to the managers of the leaning parties in the campaign, and purveyors of this political commodity are meeting with occasional encouragement from the really anxious. It is much more usual to hear of the business at this stage of political work than later, and for reasons that seem to be particularly strong in this campaign. In many states the political campaign has opened with the manifestation of what one side calls "apathy," meaning indifference to the success the other party, but which the other side is disposed to account for 1n an entirely different manner. At the republican headquarters the talk of republican "apathy" Is met and answered by some figures and facts that should give the opposition pause, if they do. not absolutely convince. The republican theory about reported ' apathy'' is that the people of trie United States are too busy, just now, with affairs that must be attended to devote themselvese to premature campaign worries or diversions. The farmers, particularly in good wheat states, are hustling to get crops to market. Men engaged in manufacturing are making the most of an extra ordinary demand for American goods home and abroad, and do not care quit the shops to snout. In all the ! fields of .activity there is opu tunitv j work and moneymaking. at rates . better than they were four years ago. ' If what is called "apathy'' is merely ! gainful employment of voters in many states there need be no worry about those workingmen in November. They may not be-an getting rich as fast as they desire, but none of them" will vote to make the conditions and gains of his employment less secure great than they are today and have been since Mr. Bryan was not elected. o A long-drawn controversy with the Tribune is neither desirable or profitable at this time. All that has been necessary to say of the organization of republican central committee haa been said and so far as the Pioneer-Times is concerned there won't be any "you're another" discussion The na tional, state and county tickets will without the aid or consent of the Tribune. The waoie trouble with the Tribune is that its vision is circumscribed; it is controlled by its intense hatred of Judge Moore, "smarting under the indignities heaped upon it, it assumes that every one who is friendly to San Souci. Is unfriendly to It attempt to reason with any one In state of mlna would be as proline results as it would be to reason with a speckled Jackass. There will other elections and the memory of men is sometimes' inconveniently retentive. This Is no time to do the baby act. . ; - ' . . -. : - ' - Pettlgrew says he will retire from public life if Bryan is defeated. Well, Bryan's defeat is practically assured, PettlgTew's' retirement is an absolute certainty, and no part of the procedure win rest on the option of the former . ' - - ; to oil j i of In it Is as i'n '1! He l'-...e r, was !ie -i , ey would also ntly overlook I'll' pi i tf'.I 111 v hat I II u tl t h-ai ' i 1 1. n; a Iges tl, to abuli-h t,e -nationa! substitute for their i-su not'.-'. In other won!-. hanks and e uuv .-! nnu tit I" hind t'r-0 silver is b-aiiiabb itv o" M the policy of issuing in-paper. The in. re ,o--i'.,l h I' gisla'ion. (lie vj. 'ei v of a .' I V - ouiinitti till the II. it ion . pi Id. p: ot. . ll to .'i piincip w 1 ' ! .-to A I 1 1 n .: , i '. '. a . I e 111 :' hi i ; 1 -t'.-a lizi Itrv an Wills'- v. a i s . i : i '.- I" that now d at ill the eti i of S eb-l t loll vv oll bl lie have been i oimtry four year far four had of I hull it ago. In u ullbl lv; th been passing thiuuth business depros-iun. Hid that d'-pres- sum was at its w i-ralile summer. rst during t hat meni- W'e Were lllllllillg at 11 Very b.W speed very low pn -sun running at a verv biuh )! --Ill e. doe business with a Nov.- business i-lull speed with a pr.a-p.-i i'y i hid su. .1 out;, in I' ii. If l: :bl h ili-). 1 1 d I el ; . ' a I .rv a n - . ' et a .: M, iii- ' -1 -at i hum ha- i mm rv i 1 1 1 i in i ae po- ii ion nt' iii s in la.-t four v ea r- i- qui I dill illg I ll rallv ovei n looked, and tills . b.atige has a very important healing upon our financial situation. From b.-in: a debtor we have become a creditor nation. The Knglish loan whicn has been taken here within the last few days is hut one indication of what has been going on for th.- last two or three years In the course of trade with the rest of the world during the last four years there has come a balance in our favor of some two thousand million dollars. These vast balances have not been paid. There has been a great return of American stocks to this country, but after making allowances for all of this, it is still certain that Europe owes us a great deal of money, and that a large proportion of our accumulated trade balances is still across the wtaer in the form of loans. The panic which would follow Bryang election would tuaueevery business man to take steps to prote-ct himeTTand every lender of money wrmtd proceed to call his loans as fast as he could. The financial condition of Europe at the present moment is far from good. England is hampered by the heavy-expenses of the South African war, the exposition has been a fhTancial failure in France, the industrial situation in Germany is had. and Russia on the edge of bankruptcy. All i these conditions ate made worse by I the Clilnese situation. The "old sup- j ply in England is very low. -eiey are ! no condition to stand a sudden drain, or. indeed, any drain at all. If. ! then we should begin to a"i Aineri- I an loans, and if tne prosperous move. ! ment of American business should i,P arrested, as it would be l,v Bryan's ; election, there would be a panic upon j every bourse in Europe. To f.io sun- I porters of Mr. Bryan, this, no doubt, seems a very desirable thing, but unfortunately it would at once react upon this country, and the domestic panic which Mr. Bryan's, election would cause in the United States would be intensified and accelerated the panic which would ensue in foreign coutnries. If the United States which is today holding firm and steady the economic and financial conditions of the entire world, and therefore, an arrest of our prosperity disaster in our business, would bring about a world-wide business panic, the like of which we have never seen. Prices woula fall, new enterprises would cease, old enterprises would be contracted, wages would be reduced and thousands of men wouia thrown out of emolovment. with all multiplying tniortiine whl"h would surely follow when -onfTdmice the administration and In our financial legislation wa- da-troved by a democratic victory The contemplation of the results which would flow from Bryan's election ought to stimulate every man who has good" employment or business interests of any kind to the ut- most exertion of which he is capable prevent such a catastrophe. 1 naTe touched only on the business. PIONEER-TIMES PUBLISHING CO. TERMS OK SL'lii'KII'TiCiX: DAILY Every Morning. Kx rj-l Mutilay One Year Jl " , 6ix Monili ; Month . WBBKLY Issued Kt-r One Tear Blx Months ry Ttiur.-al.iy : Entered as Second-Cla.-.-! Matter Jteadwooil i'ootolfiii'. at ILL- REPUBLICAN TICKET. For President V1I,UAM Mi KI.NI.KY. 7or Vice I'resi'leiit - THKOliOKIC KOOSKVKI.T. Members of 'oiiKresa - KU1CN V. M AH TIN, of I.nwr.-ri' CHAKhKS II IIL'KKK. Governor O. N. HKHI!Ii:ii. o! Lieutenant i in enmi- M. I'll. ;ko. w. snow, .f 1! Secret a rv "f Km.. o. nrciit;. ef S iek Trrasn r.-r joii.v sill '. Miii:i: of Auditor - j. 1 1 i:i;i-:vk-- of Attinni v ta ne il joiin' i. rvu: "f it- fillpt. I.f T'lMl ll:-'l'li ' I K. i:. C'dl.t.l NS. .,' "!., Com. or s. iiool ii. .1 I'nli ii. II. ho. DA Vll K STt N. of bill'. Railroad f'oinui M.-iopiT - FRANK Ili'OQ, of Dminl'H Legislative Ticket. State Prnntnrj- - I I "RWFM.YV P. JKXKINS. II. T. rooPKR. Members of House of Representatives R. H WARREN. JOHN N. H wvr.non. JOHN PETERSON AMOS PATRIQI'IN. County Ticket. StierllT Kit EH IiOTI'N. Treasurer- H P T.nREV Replster of Heeds - JOHN WRIxrHt'ir: Auditor - - V. N riirk- of f !' - ''id. ST i: Ptn'f 's M'o-n. - 3 r piii. I. v Countv Jo.U'i' - PI! NIs .! "' w'l ' I' ''' !T Assreso- 1OOr.Ii: Pupi rlno ii '. ' i .' c 'en 1 "F'.T"N V r"v'l Torrri r rn hhi;i r. t:. zrnnvo. Purvi-vor - V f C TV? County r.-"" i--. i. -tm-.i ristrli-t irntv rtn r-ArtiFf .IN "I would rather have the love of those Boers than to have the smiles from Englishman that is trying to crush them." W. J. Bryan, at Louisville, Ky. o THE GREAT STRIKE. The executive board ol the United Mine Workers of America has ordered a strike of the hard coal miners of Pennsylvania io go Into effect Monday, September 17th. After a fruitless effort to get some concessions from the operators the strike was ordered as a last resort. The following are a few of the facts and figures of the coming , trik: Number of men in anthracite mines 149,000 .Number belonging to unions. . 134,100 Number that will go out 149,000 Number of persons deprived of Income 500,000 Union funds on hand 4 50,000 Average dally wages received by miners $1.33 Average wages of day men at mines .90 Daily loss in wages $166,880 Area of coal fields, sq. miles 470 Average annual production. tons .75,000,000 In the mines in the Lackawanna' and Wyoming Valley. di8trlct3 80,000 men ' and boys are employed. Of these 50.-000 are distributed through the work-i ings lying between Pittaton. in Lucerne County, and Forest City, in Susquehanna County. Inere are 25,000 f employes In the mines in the vicinity of WHkesbarre. Ashley, Nantlcoke. Plymouth and Wanamlt; 13.000 about Hazletan. 20,000 at Mahoney City and Shenandoah, and 23,000 around Sham-okln, Pottsville and Mount Carmel. The closing of te mines is expect-". ed to reduce the regular coal produc tion 75 per cent, leaving free only the Reading Coal and Iron company's production of 20.5 per cent of the total ' output of the region, and 5.65 jier cent of the Lehigh Valley's production. ' Should the strike continue .over a period of two months the loss in wages will amount to nearly $10,000,000, loss ', to railroads $20,000,000 and loss to mine operators $20,000,000. . In their demands the miners ask the correction of many evils, the more Important of, which are the following: -Abolition of the company stoics; re- , ductlon In the price o powder to $1.50 - a keg; abolition of company doctors; semi-monthly payment ot wages; abolition of the sliding scale; wages paid la cash; JJ40 pounds to the ton; hat all classes of day labor now receiving $1.50 and not exceeding $1.75 shall receive 15 per cent oyer present wages; that all day labor now receiving $L 5 . shall be advanced, 10 per cent: that no mine shall have at any time more than one breast, gang or other class of work, -and , shall get only his legal share of cars. ' ' 7 The executive board says to the min. era: "Be law-abiding, self-respecting and quiet; do not allow any person, whose interest it may be, to provoke you Into quarrels and violations of the peae. That is one of the most com mon methods used by large employers to destroy public sympathy and defeat our cause. With a ' thoroustly ' j , j I I j I I j : i I ; j t ; ! ft pi is It of to nt tot for the or the win To this of be r " but kiHiiHi'tMiiiniiiinitiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii Hardware and Mining Supplies.. IIIIIIIIIMIillllllllllllllllllllllllllllilll Main St. Deadwood, S. D. iriffflmnfiiritritrmmnmnmirmnrmnrnnmiiwnrwB s top Think THAT THIS MEANS TO YOU. If -ALL OUR- SUMMER GOODS ! Ginghams. Dimities and Percaes THOSE THAT FORMERLY SOLD FOR 35c NOW GO AT I 2oc. I ,-3 25c NOW GO AT 12c. WL ue f, llice Dew "ne ofMu.lip Underwear which we are Uo Uin(r gnmt Brgin. A beautiful lln of bed ipreadi. Uoa curtain. They Mi go l aciie. sc com a cii nd fret in n the (JROUND FLOOK 4 I THE I A nilTQ DA7AARJ Did it ever strike you that, Good Liauor is a Goo: Stm -:Unt Wnile Poor Liquor Is a Curse, For Pure Old California Sherry, Angeliea, Port, or M j" COME TO US. I.5Q PER GALLON SOc PER f Or for fine Old Whiskey and Brandy at $3.W, FAV1I LY LIQU R STORE which are more destructive to the eon- fldencs upon which all business proa- ... -J. . .... . parity restare uncertainty and fear. No one would now what Bryan and v ' ' . ' - - WMcn ,Jryan ele-Uon portends; 'n he' f wonW not Mng to each Individual the" .same ,mount of 8ufferln? u lnJljre the c0ntry and Its future to an t , . . . - Case beer deliv ered free to residence 635 Mamb

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