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CVK, ZOA-PHORA, '"DISEASES 07 WOMEN AND CHILDREN," •f <K2l< uionh dollan, lent tenlltl far IOC. Seeorei to QI It L* » pftinlou, perttel development and thui preventt life-long wcaknew. Stutalns and loothcs Overworked Women, Exhausted Motliew, mil prevents prolapiuj. Cares Palpitation, Sleeplessness, nervous breaking down (often preventing insanity), providing a tafe Change of Life, ami a bale and imppy old uge. Reader. suToring from any complaint -peculiar to the female sex, ZOA-PHOHA is worth everything to you. letters for advice, marked "Consulting DeiiartmeDt," are i by onr physicians only. ZOA-PHOEA CO., H. G. COL1IAN, Sec'y, Kalamazoo, Mich. GIVES RELIEF IMMEDIATELY—jf j s g Q ure f 0 p all Diseases of the Heart, Kidneys, Liver and Blood. It has no rival and is found in every home, For sale bv W. 11. 1'OltTKi IF IN NEED your Letter Heads, Bill Heads, Statements, Envelopes and -everything vyou need in the printing iine at the JOURNAL OFFICE MISSED IT AGAIN. II* 9t«jr Wouldn't Toooll the 0e»rt and Hence He Fulled. Ira the waiting rooms of tho dfipot a K&t looking 1 over a railway folder ••which he had taken from tho rack. 3(c had just discovered that the Kansas • <City limited left Chicago at six o'clock , tfr. ea, daily, when a young 1 man, who . Asui been looking him over for several : ^minutes, sat down beside him and said: "What I have to say can be con' ^derated into a quarter of a column of v Tjttatter set in brevier leaded. At an ' "iariyuge I was left an orphan. I have '<Ui8 fZQVt dato with mo somewhere, but yam won't'-be as particular as that Be: 'Ing sabjected to indignities which no fKtnd and ambitious orphan could put mp with, I set out alone in this cold ' ''world—with a groat deal of emphasis , uw the cold." The man with the folder looked up : U» » dreamy way and then ran his -JlB|fer«.down till ho found tho limited . weaohed lUoomington at 9:45 the same •wening. By strict integrity, undaunted ambl- , *tlott »nd a perseverance .which nothing . wjould discourage, I made a place for myself. There was a time when I was <-','«M> top of the heap. I bossed the job— 71 ran .the machine—I cut the cloth. ' jSJocsn'i seem to you that I was a high *»JJ«r Beven years ago, does it?" Tbi) man with tho folder didn't say. • Hie was busy finding out tho hour of ar:; »»wil *t Bine Springs. • '"l?nt human IHe is a kaleidoscope," itiuuod the "reduced." "Human •flSwidom cannot always provide for tho which occur. I was the proud happy owner of a large and ele- reservoir holding six million gal- water. She busted. A mighty rushed through the village and fifty houses. Loss counted *f^ <A8iie -of thousands—no insurance. "Wai; 1 is 'blame? Have I enlisted your state tho exact sum necessary to relieve my temporary financial embarrassment." Tho man with the folder folded it up and placed it in his pocket for future reference, picked up his^rip, a&d after looking all around to see if he hadn't loft something, ho started for his train. The "reduced" stood up and watched him out of sight, hoping against hopo. When he saw that all waa lost ho turned to tho door in a weary way and said: "Missed it again and lost just so much more breath! It won't do—it doesn't touch their hearts! I must throw honor and truth aside and fabri- somo story which will arouse sympathy and produce the sugar!"—Detroit Free Presa. WHAT IS EGYPT? The Lund of the Pyramid* •» She Appears to the Obnarver. What is Egypt? Is it a great farm? an unrivaled archajological museum? a delightful health resort? a valuable naval stronghold and place of arms? an important center of Mediterranean trade? In truth it is each of these things and all together, even to the most casual and cursory glance of tho most irresponsible and indolent holiday maker. But what it is not to him—and heroin he takes courage from the thought that neither is it to those ninety-nine out of every hundred Europeans who have longest and most carefully studied it, Mr. Wilfrid Blunt being the hundredth—the homo of a nation. If there is one fact that seems to •tare him out of countenance whichever way he turns—one fact with which the present and tho past alike confront him; which meet* him in the tomb and the templo, in tho river meadow and bazar; which looks at him out of the eyes of pictured Pharaohs, and of almost as mute and monumental fellaheen; which takes voice and motion in the many-colored, chattering « crowd of Cairo, and which is almost W4U 4V1UQ1 l/\J|t«.l* V\J »\sun. AW» »••»*!«** w- i Louis limited and marked it I audible in tho very silence of the desert ' Itself—It is that Egypt is a land with- Jt didn't look as if ho had, -"or the ' «na» with the folder began to look for : T i0ie St. Louis limited and marke i -with a pencil as leaving at 11 a. m. I Itself—It is tl ^iaijy. I out a people, --' - •• - - It has an aboriginal race of cultivators, as much a part of the soil as it* palm trees, it has an infinitely mixed community of settlers, the deposit of successive conquests, permanent in the sense in which tho desert sands are permanent, hut no more to be built upon than they. From time immemorial, the beautiful country has been tho •poll of every ravisher who was strong enough to seize and hold her—Ethiopian, Assyrian, Persian, Macedonian, Roman, Arab, Every rising or risen power upon her borders, European, African or Asiatic, has in turn possessed her, and, as its strength declined, has in turn been forced to yield her up to a stronger hand. To the chief states of "I was, further, tho proud possessor ( « one hundred thousand dollar ;,,-^!aot«.tion on the Mississippi river. ak two steamboats to carry my corn •d -cotton. Did I dream that my I head would be humbled? Did I re tho slightest warning that the f river would cut a new channel in t niirht and scoop In my seventeen 1 acre*? Are you feeling for a he wasn't. He was looking to lie if he couldn't make Kansas City torn St. Louis as well at Chicago. . ".And added to these calamities I may on » conflagration—defective flue •fe~-*a in«nraneo—failure of crops—bank ares—perfidy of friends and other Bit"—which have made ma tempera- r hard up. It hurts me, of course to • bare my heart to a stranger, bat I I that I must do it A small loan at I time will enable mo to meet some re my almost ruined credit 1 inqlM me to now hopes and ambl- I am quite willing to leave the Ho your own generosity. In- M *Mld %• turtwoosBlng In m* to the world she has been all that her famous queen was to successive matter* or competitors for the mastery of Borne, —"When the assistant fell up the chancel stain thia morning he reminded me of the father of the prodigal .on." THE GOSSIP OF GOTHAM. Why Mrs. Grover Cleveland's Life Is Now a Wretobed One. Youn* Antor *• ma Architect — Coming Gathering of H Fnwoan Family »nd > B*vlT»l of rroiperlty—ltlch»rd Croker'* AnoentoM. [COPYRIGHT, 181M.1 Unless current report, indorsed by the strongest corroborative evidence, is misleading- a few nationally famous New York er s, M r s. Grover C1 e v eland is to-day the most unhappy woman to bo found in all this republic. This state of things is clue to the fact that she is the num. mother of a little girl whose rcuson IK a blank. Baby Ruth, the pride of so many households, suffers from one of babyhood's weirdest maladies. Her brain will not develop. At this moment the ifamous infant is beinp; reared in what may be termed practical seclusion, as all visitors to Washington who have tried to seo the child know but too well. It is the reason for this reluctance oti the part of the parents to have the child seen und spoken to whioh has been obscure to many. , Very naturally the very existence of younp Ruth's affliction lias given riso to endless speculation and exaggeration on the part of the few who have been permitted to learn the truth. And, of course, it is through the servants that the most important particulars have leaked out, notwithstanding the really frantic efforts at concealment made by one famed phjfsician iu New York. Some of the rumors, for instance that the child cannot prattle at all and is in constant pain, are doubtless rather reckless. The substantiated fact is that since it finally dawned upon the family that an extraordinary backward mind was the trouble, undue pains have been taken to stimulate little Ruth's intellect, and all to no apparent purpose. Mrs. Cleveland has interested herself in numberless devices for the training of her babe, and spent hours in endeavoring to teach it to articulate. All these curatives havo been effectively concealed by the representation that Mrs. Cleveland is a kindergarten enthusiast, when in reality she is acting under her physician's instructions in trying to develop reason in her child. But her efforts steem to bo 80 discouraging that heroic measures may have (b be resorted to. could not.fail to bo important developments in the entire railroad world. Still, business may have no connection with the affair, and it may be simply a sentimental reunion. Those who follow such matters ore interested in the silent Vanderbilt contest for supremacy in the family. Some of the Van- derbilts are not pleased because Cornelius affects to be the head of the clan. The trouble is not unlike that which the Astors had, but it has not been so aired, because the Vanderbllts have been too. recently a social power. Yet there is real disagreement among them as to which must be deemed the family head. Cornelius would appear to lead in the contest. ArUtocracy »nd n Bosi. Richard Croker said recently in the presence of a number of Tammany men that what the reform era have failed to do may be accomplished by the present contest as to whether he has or has not an aristocratic Irish origin. Mr. Croker has, in fact, been much marked. Wages on the farms are quite high, and the storekeepers have lots of money. There is less asking of time on running accounts and the merchants who frequent the wholesale houses report spring trade unusually active So that, whatever the cause may be, New York seems likely to have one of the mof>t prosperous summers it has seen in some years. DAVID WECHSLEB. H 5ME~MlLL WERY. What a ^ seems to think that it will injure him. At all events, he has said that ho hopes no friend of his will argue that he is an aristocrat by birth, for ho does not care about it. and fears that it will make him ridiculous. An amusing outcome of the talk was the action of tho journeymen blacksmiths of Now York (an action which has not yet been noticed) in resolving that if Mr. Croker's father was a blacksmith he need not be ashamed of it, since some of the greatest men have worked at the forge. Croker's father, declared one member, may have been a blacksmith instead of a veterinary surgeon, and, if so. all the better. Finally, it was decided to appoint a committee to find out what the elder Croker really was, and should it transpire that ho really toiled at a forge, his picture will adorn a forthcoming trade souvenir. It looks now as if it will injure Croker politically to deny that his father was a smith. However, Mr. Croker has not denied it. Patience on » IHantttlplpoe. Tho literary fame recently acquired by John Jacob Astor is not his only claim to consideration, apart from his wealth. He is an author- 1 ty on house decoration, and his ideas with reference to mantels are especially noteworthy. During his absence in Europe, which is to be of sevoral weeks'duration, A FAVORITE MANTEL. there will bo constructed after his own designs quite tho most elaborate mantelpiece ever put into a New York house. It is not a costly affair, but is certainly beautiful, and will include, of course, an old-fashioned fireplace wherein logs will burn. This fad of mantelpieces is a ntw one with Mr, Astor, but those who have seen the interiors of the houses wherein he dwells deem him an artist in that line. He has designed no less than a dozen in his lifetime, all quite different and all eon«ededly tasteful and original. One is exquisitely tiled after Ills own designs and another has. a unique arrangement of mirrors, while still another bears carved heads on oaken posts. • In the house which is intended for his mother, and which has caused some little disturbance, owing to the location of a stable, Mr. Astor has taken pains to havo the various mantels superbly designed. Indeed, the young millionaire has had the whole burden of this new dwelling upon his shoulders, and it will be new to many to learn that he was himself anxious to avoid the putting of the stable in an obnoxious position. Its precise location has beon changed three times in response to aa many requests. A Family Qatherlng of Plutocrat*. One of the most important family gatherings that New Yorkers have had a chance to witness in a long time will occur this summer at Newport, when all the Vander- bllts are to assemble in reunion. Every member of this Croesus stock is to meet, and VANDEBBILT ON TOP. Cornelius Vanderbilt will cross the water from England for the occasion^ What it is all about no qno seems to know beyond the assertion that it is a family gathering. Of course, the wealth represented will be enormous, and it has been whispered that, this very wealth has rendered the gathering essential because it is, after all, in one lump, so far as railroad properties are concerned. Should ther» b« r»ally some- A Difficulty About Third C»ndl<1at«. It begins to look as though there would be a split over the third candidate for New- York's mayoralty, about which so much has been said recently. There can be no doubt that despite all that Dr. Park'- hurst has said about united opposition to Tammany, an immense vote,relatively, will be given to the labor man. The third candidacy THE WOMAN SUFFRAGE movement h as QUESTION. gone so far that the Knights of Labor, the Federation of Labor, the Central Labor union and two other bodies have united with tho intention of running a well known man for mayor this fall. But the followers of Henry George and the prohibitionists have refused to enter tho movement on tho basis proposed, and tho hopes of many thirders, as they are dubbed, seem to bo dying out. Dr. Parkhurgt docs not conceal his regret at tho apparently unavoidable appearance of a formidable third candidate. It is charged that the Tammany men are secretly encouraging this movement in order to divide the opposition, but that is a strong assertion. The only persons to be benefited by a serious third movement would be the republicans. It ha's escaped notice, in this connection, that the most energetic workers for woman suffrage have been the laborites. Saiifeel Gompert, head of the Federation of Labor, has had one of the petitions circulated among the local unions in New York, and very few workingmon have not signed. For this he has received the graceful thanks of Jeannetto L. Gilder and Mrs. Russell Sage. Good Tlin«« Returning. Most New Yorkers are nappy In the fact of a distinct revival of business in the metropolis. This is positive" ly uniquo at this time of year, and is attributed to the forced activity necessary alter the continued depression. Money has never been so plentiful on the eve of summer. The re: tail stores are crowded with persons who make purchases and the theaters Warning Guide Pouts for tlia Woman Who Trliui Her Own HaM, Lives there a woman with soul so dead that she has never tried, at least once, to be her own milliner? I don't believe it. The fascination of pretty "left-overs" in lace and ribbon and straw braid is too great, tho creative instinct too strong. There has been a peck of nonsense written about "tho home-made hat," one writer in a fashion department, professedly conducted for women o£ moderate means, solemnly assuring her readers that "no lady should think of wearing an evening 1 bonnet that was not milliner-made, and if possible, it should be imported!" The "if possible" is delicious, especially in these times, and the fact remains that an undreamed-of proportion of tho headwear that makes gay the spring promenade, this year or any other year, is of home manufacture. The woman who can spare the money makes a paying investment if she takes a brief course in the elements of millinery—tho tying of bows, covering of fram.es, etc.—such as various establishments in the city offer for a few dollars. If she cannot, let her use her wits—and tissue paper, for many a handsome piece of silk or ribbon is wrecked in the tyro's hand because tho first experiment was made on it instuad of the paper or cambric with which tho professional milliner always starts tho learner. While the ability to make a beautiful bow comes only by inspiration, any of Eve's daughters who is not hopelessly "handless," as tho old-fashioned folks say, can learn to make a fairly good one, which is all that most milliners achieve. Either ignorance or short-sighted economy is responsible for tho custom among home milliners of using anything and everything 1 save the right thing for stiffening those bows. Result—a collapsed trimming, bite of whalebone or cardboard strips sticking out, skeleton-like, in every direction, and deserved mortification for the luckless bonnet's maker. Regular bonnet wire comes at two or three cents a yard, and sewed on decently and in order, under .the loops, insures the wearer that peace of mind which some one (a man, I'll be bound) has told us even religion is powerless to afford. Wide bows made of piece velvet (not velvet ribbon) are best lined with crinoline. If this is done neatly tho lining will not show and holds up tho heavy material far more effectively than wire. The delusive idea that a small hat is the easiest thing to begin on has wrecked the career of many a home milliner. On tho contrary, nothing is more difficult to make neat and stylish than the tiny toque which looks so simple in its construction—a few flowers, a bow, a buckle, or a wisp of straw braid, and genius, for without it, or its equivalent experience, the toque is tho forlornest of failures. The largo I/at, whoso beauty lies in effect rather than detail, and where originality (i e., accident) in trimming is better bestowed, is by far the safest for tho woman who is not quits sure of her.su If. A wnr.v,tti whose hats are the envy of her frit-mis and the product of her own fair !iiv;'i;rs. lausfhinyly declares herself to 1:avo mastered tivo sciences— that of evolving something out of nothing and that of making things last forever. "Tho way people uutriin hats, discard the 'iisia^s' and then buy nsw ones, appals my thrifty soul" sho says. I have never thrown away anything, but k<??;i all my oJds and ends in a bi;v baud-box and inside of seven years find use for thorn, A ribbon which is too limp or faded for othe purposes does very well under lace o net; feathers whioh seem hopeless can bo curled over and over with a bhm pen-knife, and with a ton-cent aigrette made into a very good pompon; a toucl of gilt paint can entirely transform tarnished cords and buckles aud fadei quills. As for the straw itself, sponge it over first with water alone to take off the dust, then with water and gum arable, whicli restores its stiffness; when the crown begins to break and get hopelessly out of shape, I cut it out, fish out a piece of velvei or silk from my band-box and make i1 into a Tarn O'Shanter crown, sew it to the straw brim, and presto! a second- best hat for one of the children."— Boston Globe. MO^EY ONCE AOAJNf. also have larger audiences, while all enterprises experience a resumption of activity which old New Yorkers declare unique for this time of year. The state of things is attributed, to the surplus of money seeking investment, which must have an outlet somewhere. For a long time the banks scrutinized securities so severely that loans ware practically not taken up at .all, but now any man with average credit finds his bank ready to accommodate him. Some of the'mow conservative fear a false prosperity which may ptovs misleading, but the community generally is deoidedly hop»fuL In th« «m»U towns around If e w York ANIMAL EXTRACTS. PRtPARXD ACCORDING TO TUX FORMULAS OF DR. WILLIAM A. HAMMOND, JLUD DKDKR HIS 8UPBBY1SION. TE3TINE. laexUaiutlveatatesot the nervous system, resulting from exeegslve mental work; emotional excitement or other causes capable of louienlig the force anj endurance of the several organs of the bodr;deprenlon of spirits, melancholia, and certain types of uuanlty, in cases «f imucnlar weakness, or ot general debility; neurasthenia, And all irrUsble states ot the brain, ipln cord or ner- TOUJ si»t»m generally; In nerrooj and congostlre headache; ID neuralgia and ID nervous djipepsls; In weak Mate* o( the geaenHreirttem—In all or tbe shore named conditions. Xestlne will be found of the (MSlest senrtoe. Dow, Pin Dropi. Prlc* (I OnckM*), St.tO. Wnm load drogdits ace not susplled with the Hammond AnlmaTExtrsoU. (hep will be milled, together wttft »I1 existing UtSMtuN on the sab. jeot, oa Meriptot price, br • . in o»Msm ,onn$u. 0001x1, Struck by the surpassing fairness of some quickly vanishing Beauty, how many hundreds of times you, my eister, have made the above re* mark to your friend as you passed along the street ; but did you once stop and ponder how that complexion which you so greatly admired was acquired, and how a similar one might be secured for yourself ? A lovely complexion can only be obtained by the use of that incomparable preparation for beautifying and preserving the skin — Empress Josephine Face Bleach. It removes wrinkles and sallow- ness and imparts to old and faded complexions the tint of the Blush Rose. It cures Freckles, Pimples, Tan, Sunburn, Eczema, Acne, and all other diseases of the skin. At oU druggists ... Vor s lie by J >lm K Coulcon. SOI ltirk«t St:B K Knasllni, 305 Kuunh Si; W U Pjrter, 323 M.IT- ketSt; Kwilono Dra( Store 52B Broalway. •JAPANESE* ~ A SOT nL'i f.irapV.o K-jUProsiTOKlKS, CiipfUlwi «f Ointment end IJnsftg of OlniitJi'ui:. A uovor-l'aillag Cur*j for Pile* uf ('Vf-ry nature 1:3.! Vr-'-c, ItcuuK** nn operation -.vJ:h tlif' J:ulf*! or Juice-Jon* of carJx>lir tcid, which uro i-jiinful niif' FGlduin « pcniiaueiit euro, and often r«;:'ui;rjff i?i (-c-r.ih, uu!i<-cot;sflr.v. Why «i.du*« thia i&'riblo dj»dn»«? W* iruarante* O boxea to euro any cam*. You only pay for b"nef(isroc<,'iv<M:. H abox. Gfttr$5. Sent by us&U. issued bv our agents. . Iho treat LIVER ond STOM AClf KEGULATOR nod liLOOD PUUIFIEH. Small, wii.i nnd pleauot to take, expeoiullr adapted tor childrea'i nw. CODowt 2& cents. GUARANTEES toned only by V. H. POBTE3, Druggist, 3118 Market St., Lo -tuuport, lad. LADIES KHOW ON. FELIX LC BRUN'S STEEL m PEOTBYE PIUS stotlio original and only FBENCH,safe«ndr». liable care on the market. Price (LOO; sent bj wniL Oonuino sold only by W.I?. PORTSa, Drusartt, SM Market St., Lo gnnsport, Ind. ELY'S ;REAM BALMI Is Quickly Absorbed. Cleanses the Vasal Passages Ulays Pain and inflammation teals the Sort Protects the Membrane from Additional cold, Restores the tenses ofTas andjsrnell. FT WILL CURE. 4 DurfHe !• applied Into ->< 1TCHIN6 P21H IWAYNFI-V OINTMENT JOSEPH eSLLOTTS STEEL PENS No*. 303-404-170-«04, Ann athtt stylti ta nit til tamto. THE HOST 2EBTECT OF PENS, WHITE, FLESII «r BBCHETTB A. POZZONI CO. St. LOUIS. FOR MEN ONLY]

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