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, Publisher* anJ rropr!f'f>rs T B * 3* » J S««*T, WKDSK3DAY. SEPTEMBER 25. ISSVFK. The Ci°; Ptof Ombtrtfr Doesn't Have to Talk. r T> 1t I fl 1 ) in h 1 \ — Tho officers liave learned that a {ad named Paul Wemtz picked up the pocket book of Mrs. Ptiredl at the Academy of Music Saturday afternoon. He gave part of the contents to Willie Nellon and part to Harry Wemtz. Over fll was in the pocket book, but, only 80.25 waa recovered. One boy had his part of the money under the sidewalk near the residence of Wm. A. McCnne, one boy had his in au old building belonging to John M. Gait on 4th street and another boy had bla at homo. The boya are pretty young to be up to work of that kind. —The Tillage of Winuebago IB excited over a report that several prominent prohibitionists there are likely to be Indicted for arson. In 1870 David Brown waa engaged in the saloon business in that town. His place burned down mysteriously, and he then asserted that the cold water people, who were quite numerous and aggressive, had set the building on fire. For ten years he h&a been working on the case. Every clue haa'.been followed up, and Hia rumored that he has been materially aided In his task through hints dropped from time to time by persons implicated in the crime. Brown intends to bring the matter before the • grand jury; and the indications are that several prominent and highly respectable ciiizena of Winnebago will bs forced to face unpleasant music. 1ITKRAKY SENATOB VEST MAY-KNiV 4 TILE, Bnt He Can Nnt Force tho Pig Factor to Tell TTImt Ho Knows About How to Btm tlie Mrnt Mnrhet—The Prcrn.lenU In Uio Oaoe limited Vp '>T "'" Chicago IHIUInnnlris and Tliplr PnlMtniieo. • WAsniNntos CITY, S-?pK 'i 1 ;.—During the Isst two wcelts a qviit-t iuvoitipcfition lin.i been nindo for P. D. Armour, of Chicago, concerning tho powers ot thn s:>nnto in punishing recalcitrant witns-sia for contempt, •ince > Boimtor Vest was in Chicngo bsnt on making tho groat packor talk ot tho beat combine. Mr. Armour has no desire to pass a few weeks in the dun^on underneath tho damp and gloomy walla of the enpitol, and with his usual cautiousness has caused investigation to bemado of the senate's legal powers in such cisosas that pending between himself au 1 Vest Ifthero is a dun- goon nnd a diet on bread and water before him be wants to know it Mr. Armour's attorney it satined, and no doubt will be able to reassure his chief that tho danger is a email one, Justice Field's Decision. Tho precedents are. pretty strong! y in Mr. Armour's favor, and if the little senator from Missouri should desira to press hi* flght in the senate there aro two decisions of the supreme court which would bo hard for him to gat over. O.ie of these was that of Justice Field, given on tho Culifornia^circnit, in the case ot Leland Stanford, was called as ft witness before railway commission nnd M • 'l IP«T, n \ 1 \ niro of \i r HI tri! I T i Mi-Ki-nna. Tim in compnnr in th mm r.f American pri;:m, HITJ WV.Y '1 ~>in;; ; ' ••t-t*t*i rip-in in thnt city. A Piirhisfl'-lrt. Ohio, Girl Ditnpppnr*. Pl-iUNtiriKi.i), O., S<-pt. 2.-. —Lm-inuft Al- ilrich, a :u-yi>:ir-old «-hix»I girl, loft school hero Monday nftennvn:, beinp; dismissal Ivforo tho n<p;ulnr tim-i, nnd has not boon F.een sim'\ Phe W.-IH a g»m of propriety,nnd her absence rnnnot lx> accounted for. The search was begun Monday nij;ht, nnd hns continued since. Mot a trace o£ her can be found. _____ The Wfiithi>r We !>t:iy Fxpeet. WARHINHTON OITT, Sept. M.—The following 1 are the wrntlier Indentions fur tho thirty B!JC hours from H p. m, yi-slerday: For Indiana —Inrrraslnd cloudiness and rain: roldiT, northwesterly winds. For Iiower MlrhlKftn-l'I-bt ruin; prcc.iled In eastern portion by fair wo:xth<>r: winds shifting to westerly: lower tcmprriUure. For IllinoU- Licht rivins; northwe-torly winds; lower temperature. For Upper Michigan and Wlscon- Bin—Light ruin: colder; northwesterly winds. For lown—Ll«ht rain, followed by colder, clearing weather: .n Tthcrly winds. THE MARKETS. B. PR1ESTLBY« Cos ^ILK TOP HENRIETTAS "Varnished Board," Every 5 yards marked 13. Priestley & Co. • MILWAUKtt BtfcK, "Select-'' "£.vj)0rt" "BoJir.tn-ian, and "Lags-r Bc.cr." (Also th-j "Ue-t" Tonic extract of malt I and hops; WAUKEGAN ALE AND PORTER, in kegs i\nu cases. Opposite C. K. S; Q. Depot, Ijoo.nnt Street, SCRIBNKE'S MAGAZINE for October contains an exciting exploration article, in which Joseph Thomson describes his remarkable and famous journey through equatorial Africa; a very practical paper on the best way to improve the common roads of the United. States; an end paper by "Ik Marvel," the author of "Koveries.ofj* Bachelor;" one of the moat attractive electric articles, showing modern applications of electricity to war, on land and tea; the end of Stevenson's great romance, "The Master of Ballantrae;" an unconventional travel article on Iceland; the second instalment of Harold Frederic's romance of Colonial New York; with other interesting fiction and poems. Most of these arti cles are richly illustrated. HUNGER for good American short stories can be satisfied by the feast of this epoclea of literature to be found In the October number of Harper's Magazine. Edward Bellamy contributes a sketch entitled "With the Eyes Shut," which, even if the writer's name were not given, would betray, in the originality of its conception, the author of "Looking Backward;" Annie Trumbull Slosson develops a fanciful idea in "Butterneggs," which she further describes in a sub-title as "A Story of Heredity;" Margaret J. Preston telli In "Aunt Dorothy's Funeral," of obse- • qulea -which ''man proposed," but which were subsequently celebrated with joy and merriment; and Mrs. Lucy C. Lfflie, In "Captain Brook's Prejudice,", relates the story of a caprice Bad its consequences of two lovers. TUB NEW YORK Fashion Bazar for October is now before as with the first full descriptions and plates of the new fall modes. The iSazar colored plates of ladies' and children's fashions are exceedingly beautiful and stylish. The large number of engravings make the Bazar one of the most complete fash ion periodicals for dress-makers published in this country. For. all ladies who supervise and prepare their own wardrobes It is full of valuable Information, and in the department of children's garments it is unrivaled. The literary contents of the October number are unusually varied and attractive. In addition to the serials, there are very interesting sketches by Mildred Wentworth Lee, Mary E. Bryan, Shirley Browne, and a useful article on "The Metropolitan Fashions for Antu»n," by Mrs. N. 8. Stowell. There are the usual departments devoted to embroideries, etiquette, and answers to correspondents. A sample copy will be sent to any address on receipt of 25 cents by the publisher, George Munr.e, 17 to 27 Vandewater Street, New York. By subscription, $3 par year. THE "ATLANTIC MONTALT" for October opens with Mr. Eynner's serial, "The Begum's Daughter." "A Nou- Combstant's War Beminisceneos." by J. R. Kendriek, contains fresh statements with regard to the social and political condition of South Carolina before and during the war. Another ""* of Mr. Flake's papers on the period of the American Devolution is devoted to "The Moumouth and Newport Campaigns." William Cranston Lawton contributes an article on "The Closing Scenes of the Iliad." An arti- • ele which should be read by. every individual connected with the government of this country, [esp«clallyjby senators and representatives in Con- greas, i» an account of ''The Uovarn- ment and its Creditors," by Mr. Henry JLoomis Nelson. Agnes Keppliei 1 , in ".Fiction IB tbe Pulpit," takes strong Aseepttoa to Mse theory that a aovel 8jj»oJ<l be in any raspeet didactic or jfca'fsJ asy moral purjnsa^. Tha short • o( tiut G«mk«r in a zwsgro talc en* I <*i)avirt Nock!!***" a harrowing 1 Uaiaii, &y Stanford the Pacific iislted what had bwn done with Jlttl.ODO which appeared on Iho books ot the compnnv as having been paid to him, nnd for vvhic'i no vouchers hod been turned in. "Did you uso this money or any part of it," oakod the chairman, "in influencing legislation in California and Washington?'' Mr. Htnnford refu->ed to reply, except to say that he hiid never bribed anybody in California or anywhere. Ho was placed undor nrrc-st and his cnsa in contempt brought before the snpremb court. Justice Field decided he could not be held, and gave a very strong opinion concerning tho constitutional limitations of the power of congress in punishing witnesses who refuse to testify. This decision is one that contributed indirectly to tht. Terry tragedy, Terry denouncing the decision ns having boon corruptly procured by Stmiford. The Case of Hallet Kllboorn. Tho other decision bearing oh the Armour case was that of Justice Miller in the cas* of Kilbourn vs. Thompson. Hallet Kilbourn, now proprietor of The Washington Capital, was some years ago a r^al estate dealer in Washington City. A syndi- cnto was formed to handle a certain deal in 'wiilch~Hi«"""Bovi i rntnonl WHS IntdresiuJ, ,._o"'l_ when the Inevitable invcsllK-itiou by n committee of the house came on Kilbourn ro- fasod to answer certain question, nnd vas thrown into the capital dungeon for contempt Here ho remained several days, and on bis suing John O. Thompson, sergoant- at-arms of the house, for damages, won his case in the supremo court The decision of Justice Hitler was strong and broad enough to cover tho caso or Mr. Armour, and to give the millionaire packer good reason to hope that he will not be compelled to read market quotations in the bnstilo. • Vent Still Loaded for lloef. Vest's friends .declare he is still Out for the bloo;! of tho beef man, swearing ho will have Mr. Armour before tho bar of the senate if ho has to bring him in irons. But Mr. Armour need not be alarmed. Vest can do nothing without the assistance of a majority of the Bonato. The sonata might sen HU sergennt-at-arms after the packer, and if he rdfused to come the officer would-roturu for instructions. If an order for arrest wero then issued tho sergeant-atrarms could bring the unwilling witness before the sonata, provided he could find him, but, having got its witness, the senate could not make him talk. All it could do would bo to turn tiii case over to the United States district attorney, to bo v by him laid before the grand jury. CHICAGO, Sept 2*. Quotation-! on the Ixmrd of trade to-day were as fo'.lows: Wheat—No. 2 September, opened H)^™, closed W>4c; October, opened Sta, closed a>?fic; December, opened 81c, closed MT'fio. Corn—No. 2 September, opened and close 1 BlJ^c: October, opened and closed 3 %cc; Mny, ojwncd 3-i?4c, closed y3^-?8C^"' Outs—No. « September, opened Ifkc^ closed IHfi-Mc; Octolwr. opened closed 1!>>4c; May, opened and closod 22} Pork—October, opened SlO.KiMj, closed November, opened S9. ; 2M. closed $9.52)4; January, opened S». 1 .'». cli.ned S».M. Lard- Octohur, opened S"'.8TX', closed J.V5. Live stock—The Union Stock Yard* reports the following ranee of prices: HOK'S—Market opono:! active and firm, price,! S®10c higher! Unlit crndo*. i4.(O 54.75: rough packing. J3.752..1.a"); mixed loin, ?;i.!)Ya4.4<>: heavy packing and flhiiipinw lutn. S. J I.W1r.t.ai. Cattle- Market Btcftdy; beeves. £1.3V2>4.80; cows, f.1 5 Vr&:t.O y, Btockcrs and feeders, $2.0iKit,'-'.90; Texan Rtc.TS, SiWKW"'. Sheep-Market steady, rather weak; native muttons, 53.0021 4.60; western ranice sheep, £3.70<3>4.13; l»rnb», We place on sale THIS This lino of goods, all warranted to be Bilk Warp Heurielta: 42 inches wide at $1.25 per yard ; 40 inches wide at $1.15; 38 inches wide Bt 95c. Colored Henrietta, silk warp, 40 inches wide, 75c. Black and Colored, all wool Henrietta, 40 inches wide, at 48c. 40 inch, Silk Finish, Mohair at 40c per yard. f . • 38 inch Brilliaritines Alapaca, 42c. 54 inch, all wool, Dress Flannels, latest shades. 49c per yard. 40 inch Tricots at 37o per yard. "40 inch, all wool, Ladies' Cloth at 25c. SUCCESSORS TO 0- A. Oliver. BOOKS, STATIONERY and Wall Paper. BL.TJE JL.J.JSK. DUNNING THKKE WAGONS. JAi All goods promptly delivered to any part ot the city. Specialty oi removing househol goods &ud plauoa, Specialty oi removing household [inhllyl] E. H. WILDA8IN , S-i.ftf ihf :!!;•>•<!. nai!!.--..l v'urt,'••;) th« o.lmtu'.-.-y "•&? ti ! >"-'" : '>! v:,l Unit n pmmii'-.n* th-r^v;-" >"=^"-j "."' '•'• riiil court n.i-fti:i"t the [ihoxo_t)-.'.rn^!i J 1 '''.'- 1 '; T!!. r^nrnnMo o'l tb^ Br-^ v'-'.y <->*• *'^' '^.' r -'> f't'ho Circuit ConH ol 1 s'iui Otviiily. to t>" if.Id nt tlio (\rnrt Hmi-<! in M.orr!_<=nn, i_n «'.!« Vhit'-'^ido Ciimiff, cm the third vifm'..'«_y <y leiober, ne.xi. (I'.-^'^noi* by Iiv,v roqvnrwl, ind which fmiH" "','•'!,|: r " n , ! ''-;, : , ! ':. rTr -. 75 '' *'*' Circuit Clerk. TSJNCE" Throrgli onr stock of cloths will be a revelation to yon. Enough of the extremely fashionable in fancy plaids to meet the taste oi those who care to wear them. Plenty of tho plain solid colored for dress and old age, with a great variety of the neat, quiet things that most then choose. The attractiveness of onr goods is mirrored in the radient smiles oi our patrons, and shown in their tasteful apparel. JACOB EISELEP Merchant Tailor Produce: Butter-Fancy Elgin creamery, 22 ©23o per Ib: fine dairy, ItkftlSo; parkins stock. 7>#3i8c. Egus-Strictly fresh, 16aiOVSo per doz. Poultry-Live honi, 743^ per Ih; roosters. Be; turkeys, »3>10c; ducks Be. Potatooa- BOccaSl.W per hul. Apples—$1.QU@1.50 per hbL N«w York. NEW YORK. Sept. 24. Wheat—No. 2 red ctmh, fftlfr'SWc; do September, ffi?fc; do Octohor, M!4c; do Novem- ke rj sosfr!. Corn—No. 3 mixed cash. 41c; do September, 4l>>jc; do October, «c; do November, H%c. Oats-Dull; No. 2 mined cosh, aic: do September, "to; do October, 2>Jc; do November, a;,4r.. Hye—Dull. Barley—Noml- siiocilid.—l,i\i'rt=Qulcf.- : (Ji-.tubof,-S<'.:i>; -li'u- veiiihor, SO.'.'"- Live .stock- Cuttle—No tradintc In beeves; dressed beef, steady nnd firm; native sides, 6 (37J4c per Ib; Texas im 1 Colorado do, 4Hffl",^o, Sheep and lainbB—Trading dull and limited; eheep. S^f-v. pe'r Ib; lambs, ruftT^c. Hogs— Dull and weak: live hogs ti.1SXu/S>.Ql. Silks! Silks! Silks! Colored, all silk, Grou Grains at 75c per yard. ^ The best wearing Black Gros Grain Silk, 20 inches wide, 90c per yard. Colored Rhadames at 83c per yard. All Silk Surahs at 69c per yard. —A special American Press Association telegram from New York says: The jury in the case against Ives, after being locked up over night, took several ballots this morning, and finally reported that they were unable to agree, and were discharged. KOCH. U > WALL PAPER BARGAINS. Remnants as Low as 3 cts. a roll. White Blanks as low as 5 cts. Nice Gilt Papers at 10 cts. Ingrains iO to 20 cts. Very handsome Cilt Papers 16 to 25 cts. Borders equally cheap. These prices only to make room for new goods. El very tiling- 3ES TEL •» 3E NEW YORK STORE, 2nd. T>oor South oi Post Office. Forced Into Marriaga. WEST POIKT, Vo., Sept 25.—The grand jury of King William county has indicted Walter Ball and bis son for threatening B. T. Bartmm nnd compiling him to marry Mr. Ball's daughter. It ii charged that on Wednesday last the two B.ilU wont to Bar- barn's room and threatened to shoot him unless he came with them quietly and married Miss Ball; that thoy took him to Washington, Miss Ball joining them at Richmond,, and that at Washington the marriage took place. Barbara reported the matter to his father, who lives in New Kent county, and then returned to West Point alone. Mr. Ball was arrested Saturday and bound over to keep tho poacj for six months. Separate CoitclinA for Colored People. LiTTlJ! ROCK, Ark., Sept. 25.—A strong move is on foot in Arkansas just now look- fng .toward tho passage of a statu law requiring railroads to provide separate coaches for colored passengers. Tho matter is being earnestly discussed, both by the people and the prera of the state, and is said to be meet^ Ing with universal Cuvor. It ia even claimed that the better c'.ass of blacks indorse this plan. The movement is constantly gaining force, nnd tho indications aro strong that a^ bill will be introduced in tho logiilaturfi drawing the color line in Arkansas with an iron hand. The French Klcctlons. PARIS, Sept 25.—All tho ministers have returned to thU city. The chamber will be flummonod to meet in November. It is now eatimatod that tho body will contain 800 moderate Republicans nud sixty -five members of the Left Tho chambar la certain to annul tho el'M-'tions of Boulanger and Dillon. In order to assure success in the re- ballota, Republicans having a minority in last Sunday's elections wUl retire from the candidacy in favor of R-publlcaus polling more votia. In Honor of Harriet lleroUer Stowo. HABTFOKD, Conn., S^pt. 25.—The Opera House was crowded to _pyorfl>win2_ yesterday afternoon to witness the historical tableaua given m rart ns a testimonial to Mra Uarriot Beochur Stowo. The tableaux illustrates nations! events fra:n Columbus to dato, and are designed especially to show the progress of woman, The author and manager la Mias Cora Bcott Pond, of Boston. Mrs. Livermero in lecturer. Mra Isabelle Beeeher Hooker persouatos Mrs. Stowe. Hoi (or the Wedding. Ricui'iKLD SpiUNCis, N. Y., Sept 2-t—8ec- ratary and Mra. Jamas G. Elaine, thehr gon Walker and d.'iiijhtor* Margnret and Harriet, arrived here lust evening to attvnd tha wedding of Einmoiis Bluina and Miaa Mo- Cormick. Three thousand invitationa have be.m issuetl, and ttw affnir will bo the most briliiunt society evont in m my yonrn. Nettie Packer has returned from LaGrauge, 111. -*-The Q la building a new sidewalk across its property on Elm street. •<-Mrs. Newton, mother of J. L Newton, has gone to Cincinnati on a visit. -t-Mr. W. D. Nichols, of Nichols Wind Engine Co., of Elgie, is here today. -s-Mra. W. W. Brown entertained a party of lady friends at tea Tuesday afternoon. It was a 5 o'clock tea. -KMrs. Qeo. Green, of Chicago, who has been spending the summer at Geneva Lake, is visiting Mr. and Mrs. W.' H. Fowler. Interstate Exposition, Chicago, Ilia. On September 12th, 14th, 21st and 20th, and October 3d, 5th, 12th, 17th and 10th the C. B. & Q. B. B. will sell excursion tickets to Chicago at one and one-third fare for round trip, plus twenty-five cents for admission ticket, limited, going, to date of sale; returning, to and including the following Monday, More Pension and Bounty. A gentleman representing the War Claim Attorneys, Milo B. Stevens & Co., will be at the Gait House, this city, on Friday Sept. 2 1 ?, day and evening and at the Dixon House, Dixon, on the following day and evening, to receive claims for pension,'increase of pension, bounty, etc., which interested parties may desire to have prosecuted by said attorneys. 3712 DE. A. W. BAER. .OFFICE OVER Oeilingtr's Clothing Store. Female and Children's Diseases a Mpeclalty. 8l-m3 A MONTI! can be made , working for us. Agents preferred who can furnished a horea and give their whole time to the business Spare moments may be profitably employed also. .A-tew vacancies In towns and cities. B. V. JOHNSON & CO., 1009 Main St., Blchmond, Va. If B —flfcue ttote age and butineit experience. Never mind o&oirt tending stamp for reply. S. f. J. & On. ITS FREE -f. KLINE'S I ______ NBRVB RESTORER . k HHT« niti far Jfcna JficHaiu, rsu, Inruinu u ulTn u Uneu?< «n« dey't me. TiutlM «nd »2 OKI bonk tn» M lit puKoU, lb«7 p«7l»» «p«M dutio o r~«tr*<l. Sndnwn. P.O. ««d e«p«M Well done with good materials for Harper's, Century and all other magazines and periodicals. Fine binding for works issued in parts. All kinds of blank books made to order and satisfaction guaranteed. Fine leather work a specialty. WM. BOEHNER, GAZETTE Office »t . . .. to DE. KL1««. Wl Ar«h 8t« PblUdelphU. Pft. junribx ajKJMirlTUio etuOon. I&NTELS TILE FLOODS AND FIRE PL&CE GOODS A'i' MOWKJIATK PIUCE8. i' <•:>;-.-}• tlio lars<i»* Bin atock siu artlnilc SCS a ' Wenhall he I'lensod 'o correspond wltji intend ln» pnrcluiser/' or invite iin>;>cotion of OUT com piete Block. NVear^nmnuliicturcrs. 307-309 WS3ASH AVC.. CHICAGO. ILL. t)u»l r^ec'd af ^azefl* Offlo*. WALLACE OPERA HOUSE! OCT. 2nd, Jtormaji T. Urmaby, n L'liiirago Wove a grsut bo!t< in hi-* si'lo Tuv-s lay with a ibot-gun, ilyios iuxl.intly. TU» camirt waa that UUi wtf«, w'ua hs I bwu a Tontiruwd in- valki, tail »hut lii»r*iif, Hteo, tw-k-3 t» tha ikl WHI* ivot oipv^'^^3 t^ rrx-.iror. Tbs» hv.ul happily u>g.:>tb«r, no i ha»u nu AND MUSICAL NOVELTY COMPANY! if v Silver -:- ! Oct. 3,4, 5, ie Jones" Carl, the Outcast; For a short time we are going to boom and advertise our business by giving to every purchaser of Fifteen Dollars worth of goods a Fine Large Crayon Portrait, framed in a heavy Gilt and Bronze Frame. There is not a family but possesses some picture of Father, Mother,"Brother or Sister, which they would like to have reproduced in a life-like and durable manner. Call at ones and see SPECIMEN at our store Our stock is always fresh and Complete. Oar prices »3 low as the lowest. .And we are determined to make Our Store Headquarters for everybody. Disowned and The Sea Waif, Special Scenery and begin your purchases, and when yon have bought Fifteen Dollars worth we shall bo pleased to make you the portrait from any small picture you may desire. To secure one of these portraits it is necessary tor you to buy a frame which we will furnish same as sample to be seen at our store tor $2.50. Ttiese portraits are made by the celebrated ACME COPYING CO, 302 $304 West Van Buren, St., Chicago, III., which is a guarantee of quality of work we intend to give you. of our-prices aei see it we areeot as pod as OIK wort when we say- OUR PRICES ARE LOWER TH&fi THE LOWEST. Ladies' 50c Long Sleeves Swisa Ribbed Vesta at 85c. Ladies' Fleece Morino Vest a;id pants, 50« goods at 40c. Ladies' Natural Wool Yeats and i'auta, 75c. worth $1.00. Children's Siwlet Vesta and Pauls, S5c. M«u'a Shirts 44c. Suspenders 15c. Dross Flannels, all wool, 20c. Hemstitched liandkerchiois 5a; and everything in the store HI sttroe ratio. BUTnSRICK'S-PA'ITKRNS ._,

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