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John Gray's COENEE. On fall and winter underwear, lie tons now cornered the largest lot of under-wear ever brought to Lojjanspovt at bard times prices for cash. These goods iiro direct from the factories anil of the best values in all lines for ladies, gents and children; go and Investigate and it •will not take you long to decide where to buy your underwear. DAILY JOURNAL (•blished every day In Che w**k (exc«pt ^•^od»y) br the Locaniport Journal Company. ' m. 8. WEIGHT Prenldeni - : E HARDY Vice President V. W. GRAVES Secretary •. B. BOYER Treasurer Trio* j>er Ajinum :Vrlo« per Hionth nnd'wo deiuirud that all paper curre'. .shall be kept at par with' and rede '-' able hi such coiu. WE MUST INSIST LTON THIS POLICY AS ESPECIALLY NECESSARY FOR THE PROTECTION . OF THE FARMERS AND LABORING CLASSES, THE FIRST AND MOST DEFENSELESS VICTIMS OF UNSTABLE MONEY AND A FLUCTUATING CUR- RKNCV.—Democratic platform. 3892. :OW SHE FOOLED .HIM.; M.M 40 Official Paper of City and County. "(Entered ai second-dais malV-mntttr at - UM Leg-ansport Post Office, February s. REPUBLICAN TICKET. For President. WILLIAM McKLVLEY, JR., of Ohio. For Vtco-Prcsldont. •JLRRETT A. HOBART of New Jersey. For Governor, •AJIES A MOUNT of Montgomery Co. For Lieutenant Governor. •m. 8. HAGGARD, of Tlppecanoe County For Secretary of State. WILLIAM D. OWEN, of Ca»B County. For Auditor of State. . - AMEHICUS C. DAILEY of Boone County For Treasurer of State. fUED J. SCHOLZ, of Vanderburg County For Attorney General, WILLIAM A. KETCHAM of Marlon Co. For Reporter of Supreme Court, CHARLES F. REMY of Bartholomew Co. for .Superintendent of Public Instruction. D M GEETING. of Harrison Count. For State Statistical •. J THOMPSON, of Shelby County. For Judge of tho Appellate Court. First District. tWOODFORD ROBINSON, of Glb»on C*. Second District. ' W E HENLEY, of Rusii County. Third DUtrlct ' D W COMSTOCK of TVayne County. Fourth District. JAMES B. BLACK, of Marlon County. Fifth District. U, Z. WILEY, of Benton County. .H. G. THAYER? CHAS^ JONEB. For Congress, GEORGE "W. STEELE. For Joint Representative. WILLIAM T. WILSON, of Cass County. -Vtt Fepresentatlve-CHARLES B LONG- •to^FrOsecutor-CHARLES E. HALE. Kcierk-JOSEPH G. GRACE. Wot Treasurer— BENJAMIN F. KEE8- VWT Sheriff-I. A. ADAMS. Rr' BRYAN AND COERCION, Mr. Kry;in does not realize that -his course with -the railway men- drives tho lic-sitnting'ones from likn into the clubs tli-a't urjre their liest Interusts. He ridicules tho sp'outaneous movc- nioiit of the men whose wages nre thrwiteuod. He \irpes them to take a eliwiiH'iHHl dollar, with the bare chance of :i raise In wages. The men he charges with cowardice and lack of ordinary American independence know 'that they onu only secure a raise in wages iu these lianl times-with diniculty. They know that thcilr omployoi-s would be placed in serious strnlits by a free silver coinage system .and a drop to the silver basis, for tho debts of the roads are payable iu honest dollars. They would rather have, as Bonrkc Cockrau s.lid at the rauliaiHlle station, ;\. better dollar, aud the present certainty of wages, than the chrap dollar, with only the bare chance of nu iDcreflsc in salary. By his talk of coercion, Mr. Bryan Insults the wage eawicrs who ear.ri every dollar of their wages honestly with their hands,'and not by the trained workings of n phenomenal chin. The small fry spoilters howl Intimidation everywhere but iu the presence of the men whose good sense they cannot appreciate, -,'issault the manhood of the men whose votes they would win ^If they could. The Popocratic editors follow tho lead of Bryan, -and talk about the sacred rights of the American citizen, insisting that because they have; r.tkeu tho privilege of making loug-ejired donkeys of themselves, the working man should, ngnlnst his inter- cats, and ruling judgment, against his BY HEtEN. GRAVES. The momentous interview."between Airs. Jefferson Wayland and-'Mr.-Hop-' Kins was over nt last— and the lady was heartily glad that it was so. All her sinik-s and suavity were needed—all her Slender stock of patience was exhausted. "Of nil intolerable creatures, I do think nn old bachelor' is^thp most .intolerable," thought Mrs." \yayland, to herself, looking at Mr. Hopk-ln* v&th tho sweetest .and most interested-, of expression. . "I wonder if he -really '0 Hopkins had risen$;o his fe>t| ub last, with an "ahem," and'a manifest intention of going, and Mrs. 'Waylnnd, rose, too, .wibh a soft rustle of silken robes and expensive lacSs?"'"-"' 1 ^-"' a '™'- OPRRA-RD '•"or Comml*Bloner, Third District—ABRAHAM SHIDELER. COMPARE THEM "The Republican party is unreservedly for sound money. It caused the •enactment of tbe law providing for the • resumption of specie payments in 1870; glnce then every dollar has been as good as gold. "We are unalterably opposed to every measure calculated to debase onr currency or impair the credit of our country. We are therefore opposed to the free coinage of silver except by International agreement with the lead- log commercial nations or the world, which wo pledge ourselves to promote, and until then such gold standard must be preserved. "All our silver and paper currency must be maintained at parity with gold, and we favor all measures de- •Igned .to maintain inviolably the obligations of the United States and all our money, whether coin or pa per,, at the present standard, the standard of the most enlightened nations of the earth." —Republican platform. "We demand the free and unlimited coinage of both gold and silver at the present legal ratio of 16 to 1, without waiting for the aid or consent of any • other nation. We demand that the standard silver dollar shall be a full legal tender, equally with gold, for all debts, public aud private, and we favor such legislation as will prevent tbe demonetization of any kind of legal tender money by private contract.".— 'Democratic platform. ' , • ;;. "We' demand 'free' anil 'unlimited coinage of sllv.er and.gbld at the present legal -ratio of 1C to 1-."—Populist platform-1§02. .V'.' ' ;''.' ..'/jV . ,"'"/; "We bold to the.use.of-both gold .and silver us- the .standard-money of the country, .and to the coinage, of, both gold 'and silver; wi thout .discriminating against either' metal 'or cnarge- for mintage, but the dollar unit'of coinage of both metals'must .be-of- eqoat Intrinsic' and exchangeable -value:or-be ad-^ Justed"' through' -International- agreement or'by such safeguards of legislation as shall insure the.maintenance of the parity of tbe-two-metals, and tie equal'powcr of every;dollar.at all times In tbe markets and In payment lot-debt;- duty to his family, follow them la a, mad chase after a "phantom that attracts by false glow, Into the slough that draws down tho Mexican, the East Indian, the Peruvian and the pigtailed Popocrats of the Orient. Who is to watch the railway man's interest if he does not see to it himself? Surely not the Bryanites. They have not considered the laboring man. In the formuaating of their platform they looked At ter the bomb thrower and the torch-bearer, and those who encourage these destroyers, but they put forward a proposition to double the prices' on the consumers of all products while (it tho same time they cheapen the dollar of -the wage earners, with not even a PopocraUc promise of a raise In wages. They tell the farmer he will get twice as much for his crops, the wage worker that the .silver dollar will buy as much •as the gold dollar. The railway men, knowing their best interests, and believing earnestly and steadfastly in a good dollar, gather at the call of the sound money champions. Where there Is no call njade, the men themselves, as in Logansport, send out the rallying note, -and" the clubs are forming in all the.States. It is a. ques- tion'of the farmer's welfare and tho working man's own wages. 'It Is a question of future happiness and well. living. Let the work go on. A CHANGE FOR GAIN. The speeches of free silver fanatics, which did not attract the attention of Democrats four years ago, nor two years back, nor one year since, are being paid for this year by the party, that held n convention In the name of tho party of Jefferson. As a Populist said recently, the Democrats who work for free silver do not know how to make the Populist arguments, and must purchase culpa.ble sipouters from the People's party, nnd got pointers from these old veterans ait discontent snouting. There are few Popocrat speakers for silver. They have none •in Cnss county. Their taJent is hired tPopuli'St wind power. It Is just so all over the country. Their leader is an avowed Populist crank v^ho failed in all but the art of spoil-binding; a maudlin, irresponsible audience under control of Altgeld. , The men who hflve left the ranks of the Populist party for gain, and who harangue appla.uding silveri-to crowds over the country, have lost the respect nnd 'sympathy of the Middle of the Road Populists, who believe unalterably In their parry -and its perman- oojcy. They are outcasts, and tlieir first step has been to get rtnto bad com- ,pauy. They will lose. In the end by ' Then you think, madam,, that circumstances are tolerably auBpicious"as .regards the consummation of my matrimonial happiness within a very; brief jieriod of time?f was Mr. Hopkins' flcnl' query. • '' •'- ;.•;: "My dear sir, I am quite'Sure_of : .it.|' answered Mrs. Way land t emphatically, us dhe followed Noah Hopkins,'Esqiiire, to her front door. Noah was a tall, portly gentleman; something-'on Hie shady side of-50, with massive {raid eye-glasses, and''Scanty, hair, brushed carefully to hide the bald; spot, on the crown of his respectablei, head—a gentleman Who pronounced his. words slowly and sententious.!}- .and somehow seemed to carry in'his very- presence the auriferous idea of bank stock, railroad, bonds and-productive coupons' • ..... • •••• . .;/ "Yes, but, madam. Miss Wayland.id RO very—ahem!—so reroarkably .undemonstrative—I might even say so decidedly cold in her manner—" ; "Oh, my dear sir," smoothly' interrupted Mrs. Wayland, "that is theway with nil girls at this int-ereBting-;period of their lives. Nothing 1 on. earth buti maidenly shyness—-natural , ..girlish, timidity, I Assure you!" Mr. Hopk'ins looked gratified, but still doubtful. '• •'•'"•'' "<"A "You are quite-certain, then, that she really loves me?" ...... ,,. ; .,,.... ,• "There cannot possibly'"tie a'dfaiib't pf it, Mr. Hopkins!" .>'.;.'i''J And Xoah Hopkins departed, tread- Ing gleefully over tho ringing pavements as his thoughts reverted ever and nnon. to the pretty 18-year-old^ jJaansel •who was, cupid willing-, so soon to be- : come Mrs. Hopkins, •-, '•-'•"• '•>"'••" But what did Bessy Wayland herself think of it? And. how did.she contemplate 'the near-approach of orange .blossoms and wedding ring? . ......... She sat there by the window, aa hex mother returned from bidding a cerie- jmonious adieu to Mr. Hopkins, a modern edition of Niobe, "all In tears:" She was small and fragile, withshady blue eyes, rather large and languishing; ; light'brown hair that, had an irresistible, 'inclination to curl all over ^ejvl^d. in tiny .gold-burnished rings, and'clieeka where changing 'dimples hid away among; the loveliestroses. "Crying again, my dear?'" said-Mrs; Wayland, in accents of mild reproach. "Really, Bessie, your conduct is most in- ocrutable." ' .....,..;...• : "Manama!" sobbed Bessie, flashing 1 rebellion from the brimming blue orbs, "I hate Mr: Hopkins!" "My dearest child!'" exclaimed^the horrified mother, "don't' let '--me-tver hear ypu say such a shockingly iSiztedy*" like thing 1 again I When hft is;So &»-'. descending; as to notice'.-a .ehUd like you!" -'• • ... .; ..:,•(; ;•;,••, "Yes, but, mamma—** '.,'. ,',.- ( .,.,j "I quite understand the'meaningof tills new freak of obstinacy;" ^enf on Mrs. Wayland, sternly. " You have'lseeri -Charley Evans.again. 1 ? .' : ;!;-v ''•<: •"••'••'•• i. "i couldn't help it, mamma;** fajtered 1 Bessie; "he was at :the door j.ujrt,,aa I; came out of chiirch last night, ami when a lucky fellow I api," thought Noah, exultantly, as he drew the little gloved liand within his arm, with a sensation of proprietorship very agreeable to experience,' ' \ "Do Ktop.a miiiute, Mr: Hopkins," eald Bessie, as they reached the glittering Splendors of a 1 jeweler's window, "I just want to look at those pretty things! Aren't those rubies perfectly RpleiKlid. You're, going to'buy me a Bet of omera.lds aiiwi dinmonds, n'ren't you, when we are married? And a real Geneva watch wl-th a bouquet of brilliants on tho case ? And a pair of those lovely link bracelets? I never had much jewelry, but when I'm married, I mean to buy everything that is pretty. And you'll get me a parure of big white pearls,. won't you ?" . ; ."I—I'll think of it," stammered Mr. Hopkins, rather taken aback by the extent of his bride-elect's expectations. ! "It will be, so ni<Je to have a rich husband," went on Bessie, artlessly. *Mamma says you'll let me have a carriage and a pair of darling little cream- colored ponies, that I can drive myself, with silver-mounted harness, and—" \ "Y-yes, but you don't consider, my dear'—horses areshockinglyexpensive," Interrupted Noah, wiping his brow with a huge yellow silk pocket handkerchief. "What of tiat? You're rich-, aren't you? I shall have a housekeeper, and tv;p ina-ids, and a colored waiter, and white kid gloves—" ; "Kid gloves are two dollar a pair, iny dear," apologetically -put in Mr: Hopkins. tThat's nothing, as long as one has a rich husband! We shall go .to Saratoga., or the White mountains; for at least two months every year, of course. I always did sigh for a gay life nnd plenty of excitement." ''•' ' .' '"Sixty dollars a.week for eig-ht weeks <—four hundred and eighty .dollars!" mentally computed Noah, with'a slight shiver. "I shall come to the poorhoase, as sure as I'm a living- sinner!^' .. ^ k "And as many dresses os'l want," pursued Bessie, clapping- her .little hands. "Mrs. Glena has 32.silks, and I don't know how many of nuns',veiling and taffetas. Oh, Noah, how glad I am that you are ( rich,I" ; Noah Hopkins stared .confusedly down at the blue eyes that were, upturned to his so unconsciously, , 1 "You'll have a billiard table, of course? I dote on • billiards—and a yacht, for I'm so fond of the salt air, arid sea bathing-, and—" \ "I'll have a private insane asylum and put myself in it first!" ejaculated Noah, driven to the very borders .of distraction. "Miss Wayland; I must have entirely misunderstood your character, from beginning to end!" "I shouldn't at all wonder if you had," said Bessie, demurely. ! "I certainly never for. an instant contemplated such frightful extravagance as you seem to coolly take for granted." j "If I marry a rich husband I certainly mean to : use his money and enjoy it," said Bessie, defiantly. • "Then, ma'am, allow roe to remark that you will not use mine! I—I pre- ferremaining 1 single!" "And what's to become.of me, with all my wedding clothes ordered?" whimpered Bessie, trying very hard to. summon the' semblance'of'mortified team Into her mischievous blue eyes. "Perhaps you might prefer some younger man?" suggested Noah, with !the lively horror of a breach of promise fuit rising up before his mind's eye. "J. ^understand that my clerk, Mr', Evans, Highesft of all in Leavening Power,—Latest U. S. Gov't Report Baking Powder ABSOLUTELY PURE WHITNEY COURTSHIP. A Genuine Love Affair In Aristocratic Circles. heeding.. 'bunco Bryanites. • -, . promises made by Some Hindoos wettr mustaohes and. ..beards turned up, but .all wear whiskers, wlilch are shaved'off once when an :adult of their connection dies. The :shaving off of whiskers is thus a sign o£ mourning.—Pharos;..." .--. ' • A good many whisk«r» -would come oC in November df that'was the style in this country. , i;;jpuring, the moafch of'August, there^ were coined -by the Unii'ted States, 8,.000,000 sUver dollars. .". - : "Theidea!"-, , , holding, up both her.h'anda aijia"lo6kirig' nppealingly at the c*fling,-fts"lf'fbr inspiration. "And you can octuaUy'B-'fctxip .to fancy a clerk lit-Mr. Hopkins* bonking establishment!" ' :•'...'. ;ir.iP. Iii "But I don't 'fancy* him, mamma,.'' turned Bessie,.stoutly;."7 " my whole heart.** , "Hush-rsh—h! H exclaimed Mrs.,.W5y- Isnd, authoritatively. "You';wn'f.' ! be' : married a month from to-morrow : to'Mr; Hopk i ns,' Charley 'Evan s to the contrary. 1 notwithstanding.' And -now Ifit.itia.riV ,down and make out a complete. ltet;,of; the dresses and things you-will, want.? "I don't care for dresses;" pouted Bea; sie; but Mrs. Wayland paid no'tfttentJon whatever to her remonstrance'' olid opened 'her jsablets;, putting the'pencil; thoughtfully to her lips.'' -.'•>•!•>!•• '•'' "You see, we must be very caraful a*: first, for Mr. Hopkins i» so-exceeding:' ly economical—it won!t do to shock his ideas of,what is.pr.pper and.fitting." ; . Bessie winked away the .'tears.'"ana listened—nay, she. almost sawed' 'as her mother wrote'dbws item afte'r'item:- Mrs. Wayland could have'huggedl'her- self for her diplomacy. -.. . . >.:'-'• • iV- •"The girl never yet lived who .could,. resist the attraction of new elothes.and an outfit of dresses," she, thought. ( "I knew how to bring the willfur.little ; minx .to reason I" "-. r '""..', '';_'•' .^ • "Bessie,",Blie said,- as ehe •Qnally'clos.eci, the little, set.of tablets and'restores .the' pencil to.- its place "wkltii them, 1 '"-Mr,; Hopkins is coming to ; taKe- yori,._oni' walking to-morrow." . : •.•-./' "•••:•. ' • "Very well,:mamma."'., :; .-..r-.7.';,;:,- ; ,-',"And I • think you '-had '; bet,ter: yveev ', yoor blue. «Uk with, tljeDouble, satin'. folds. Never mind abyxut: putting' '.'tin > • Bessie's cheeks glowed like carmine. j : "Mr. Evans' eltuatlon does not justilj-j !him in marrying—he is; too poor. I'm Afraid you'll have to take me yourself." ! ' Noah involuntarily recoiled from tho j}de» of pony ;caxriages, cream-colored horses and yachts. ! ."Yes, but—but our head clerkshipia jvacani, a* a salary of $2,000 n year. I did Jntend it for. old Bogsley, but Charley (Evans is a very deserving young fellow, Wd—". .; • . j '".Here Miss Bessie, interrupted him by (Standing on. her tiptoe to'give-him s .kiss that almost shook his resolutions iof celibacy.- But he : remembered:the jc'olored-waiter, with the white. -kid Igloves, and stood flrmJ , ! "But what will mammaa'ay?" Buciden- jly .'questioned Bessie, J | "I will make it aU right with her, my jdenr," said Mr. Noah Hopkine, thinking !o"f the gorgeous India ehewl full ot 'palm leaves and pagodas, wherewith h« jwduld propitiate the Impending abger iof his mother-ln-Iaw that.was not to be. "ini' cos.t ade.uce of a sum," thought rNoah, eorrowfully, "but it won't com- 'pare with the daily and hourly drain of Jan extravagant wife. I'm well out o* ! tills scrape, shawl or no ehawl!" I Spour littleBessiewen.ttriumphantly jhome, to work at her wedding garments jwith renewed zeal, sewing .a .happy •thought 1 in with every j stitch; and 'CJha-rley Evans was that vcfTy^ay,agree- iably surprised with a $2,000 position, (formally presented to him-with a little MlM O«rtrade V»nd*rbllt and Ber Hni- band Were W»rm Friend* from Emrly Childhood Day»—Vflll G* t« Earope TbU Vull. There is a romance connected with the Whitnay-Vanderbilt wedding which has been but little noticed in the numerous accounts of the affair. The wedding was the fitting finale of an old- fasnioned courtship. Soon after the young heiress made her debut in society it come to the ears of young Whitney that Miss Vanderbilt and Moses Taylor, an intimate friend of Willie Vanderbilt,.were engaged to be married. Young- Whitney is, like his father, a man of purpose and of action. He-at once went to -Newport and sought Miss Vanderbilt at The Breakers. The gossips who whispered that these young people, spent a great deal of their time together began to talk of another engagement and this time their guesses were correct. Harry Whitney and Miss Gertrude Vandftrbilt have known each other from childhood. Their love grew up as they did. The Vanderbilt mansion on Fifty- seventh street, New York, is across the way from the residence of the Whit- Keys, and thaossociation of the children of the fojnilies has always been intimate. At Yale college Harry Whitney was the faithful friend and chum of \Villie Vanderbilt, the brother of the bride to be, who died a few years ago. The close friendship of these schoolmates made young Whitney a constant visitor at the Vanderbilt house, where he and Gertrude saw much of each other. Young Whitney and his bride are spending their honeymoon at the modern Eden, prepared by his father. Later in the autumn they will go abroad and spend the winter in southern Europe. They probably will not go alone, for if thg statements of near friends of Miss Vanderbilt's family are, correct, her cousin, Miss Edith Shepard, will also be married by that time and both brides and bridegrooms will travel together. They will not return to'this country until next spring. A third, bridal party in'the company is not considered improbable. In, fact, many of Miss. Amy Bend's friends say that,, notwithstanding the • numerous 'denials ol an engagement between her and William K. Vanderbilt, it does exist, and "that their marriage will bo on* of tbe notable events of the early fall •boson in New York. Miss Bend is on intimate friend of Miss Vanderbilt, and It is likely that in the event of her marriage to W. K. Vanderbilt she will also join Mr. Whitney and his bride. PATIENT TO BOAST OF. !stiff speech'by Noahi Hopkins; £3 ' your new earrings ancTphC ( Wna has. some rather peculiar" ldea»v and might oomrider 'ttiem travagant for peopl*. in.', •tances." : ... . ,.:• ,.:.•;..( . "Yes, mamtna,'*.«aid ' She was all ready, looking ese ]y lovely in t^ blue «ilkdre*,w Noah HoirfciDg t called fdr»bisr, ; ' tug to the profTBrnmet aext.BVOrnUlB.' : 'Poor Evans," thought. .Noqh,,^ • as .-Charley left him after a : tbrrent' ;: of Ithonks, "that extravagant little'puss 'will be the ruin of him, before,he.is » ;year older; but it'a no busine^Tof mine." . Nevertheless, Mr. Evana would per- siat In niahing blindly uipon^-hls fate, and married Bessie Wayland'o'n £he very day originally : set for the consumma- ;tlon of Noah's own nuptials. Mr. Bop- j'kins went to,the wedding,'and muttered i thoughtfully to himself.^os the bridal i garty passed beneath the!'ainc ( h.e^;door- ; way b£the church:" '•"., • 7-'.';, t ; !,.''."• ''Good Apollo! what anewj&pe I have quite •Buf'Mrv and contented wtikh- .the existing- state of things.— N. Y. Weekly. ' 1,.,,--' ''."—Mr.- .Fabr* claimed tnat afle? 16 years of 'cultivation he BecSireil ti variety of'wheat from a .common.,, gross, fhe VAegllops .Ovata," which'grows abundantly all over the south of Europft. Others, however, claim that he was mia- tak«n,-and that the flower* bit the plants tn hi* experiment* -were hybriclJjfed with 1 wheat; Phr>lcl*n at N«-au-8ay, IIL, Horn a Xowl Invalid. The town of Ne-ou-say, in Kendall county, HI., has a sensation, and all because Mrs. Platt, an invalid and member of one of the prominent families of Kendall county, is obeying her physician's instructions to tho letter. The family recently built a new hou* about three-quarters of a mile from the old one, and, loading Mrs. Plntt, who ha* been ill for a year, into a surrey on an improvised cot, they started for their new home. • It happened that Mrs. Platt's physician hod warned her about a certain jpain with which she was sometimes afflicted. When she felt this pain coming on, the physician said, no matter 'where she was she' was to stop nnd remain there until it had passed. Before the surrey bad proceeded far on its way toward the new house, Mrs. Platt felt the pain coming on. She took the doctor's advice laterally and stopped the carriage. The vehicle was wheeled to one side of the. road and the patient proceeded .to make herself us comfortable us possible and wait for the pain to pass. That was four weeks ago and she has not moved far from there since. Her brother, J. Updyke, sleeps under the .carriage, at night, and a canvas has been rigged over the cot.for protection during the day. Whenever Mrs. Platt feels a little better the carriage is started toward the new house a.nd is stopped again when the pain comes on. Progress lias not been very.rapid; only ten rods have been covered in the past week, but it ishopcd that the family will, be able to celebrate Christmas in tho new home. The roadside hospital is on the road leading from Oswego to Plainfield, and has been visited by hundreds of people. White Women In Aliuka. Six women with more than the usual amount of pluck have gone to the All ask'an gold region. Not that they ex pect'to ff6t,precious metal by.'mining, . but by perfonning taks appropriate to women, aad without thc,-performanc2 of which men cannot.be comfortable. Three of them took sewing machines with them, and all expect to make hig<h wages in a country where white women are scarce. Millionth MM Ticket. On ticket Sunday tbe People's All- mentation society In Berlin distributed its millionth meal ticket. In order to celebrate the success of the popular undertaking, the committee presented the fortunate recipient of the millionth ticket with a souvenir, consisting of • solid siiyiir knife', fork and STxxon, TWO CHINESE GIRLS. The only Chinese girls who ever took a college course are at present en roure j'roiu America to their Oriental homes. "New women," they will, without douljr, 'be termed, and their cojnpa- i rriots will gravely shake tlieir queu?, j nnd roll their almond eyes when tbe I following sign appears placed conspicuously in public: Meiylii'Sbie, M. D. and Ida Kaim, M. D." The shock will be gre.it and the new practitioners expect to have more time than p.-iitients, just at first. However, tliey .ire brave, calm and deter- m'ined, and "their future career will be • watched with every expectation of their eminent success," to quote President .Taaues Augell of Ann Arbor University. . . Tlie two young women. Ida Kalm and MeiyJi. or Mary Stone, as her name lias -boeu Anglicized, were graduated June last from the Department ol Medicine and Surgery of Ana Arbor University. They then spent t\vo months in further pursuing -their studies at hospitals, and the last ot August sailed for rlic far East. Their home is Kinklang. on the Yangise river. Miss Charlotte Howe, :i missionary M th.it port, became much interested in these two young women, who came under uer instruction and influence while in China, and when she returned "to this country a.bout four years ago they accompanied her. They hnd become imbued with the missionary spirit and youus as they were then, the one seventyeu, the other a little older, the noblest career seemed 'that of being able to minister to those of tlieir own sex who were physically afflicted. lu time their services will be required without doubt by high caste ladies nnd those in the zannna.izid harem. But their particular desire is to- 1 become medical missionaries. The Chinese maidens, as said above, wore great favorites, at the university, which, by iJUc-wny, is in'ore widely and favorably known in China,, than .any other familiar American institution, for the -reason that the President, Jameson. Augell, was Minister there in 1873 and 1870. In,,18S5 the Chinese government presented to the university the exhibit .-which it sent to the Xcw Orleans exhibition. The collection numbers several thousand specimens and illustrates the Chinese processes of manufacturing silk and cotton. There are also many articles showing the skill of the^Chinese- In •working in wood, ivory and porcelain and in painting on glass and on silfe. Dr. Kahn and Dr. Stone are so modest and unassuming that it was extremely difficult to induce them to •speak personally of their work. After a four years' residence in this country they ore naturally anxious to hasten home, and to a question regarding tlieir future movements Dr. Stone said: "TTe shall probably go Into general, practice as soon as we get home." In Yankee parlance—they will "hang out tbeir shingles." At present, they say they see no prospect of other girls coming to study in this country—nt least to take a college course. Aptiulk. Some curious forms of aphasia have beea noticed by Dr. Pities among: persons who speak more than one language fluently. Patients do not lose control of the words equally in every language that they can speak. Usually there IB general aphasia; then, as the patient improves, he becomes able to understand nnd then to speak the language w'ith which he is most familiar, and. Inter with the others. Making It Emy for Th«m. The sultan of Turkey not only has o rigid censorship of the press, but he has also ordered that no newspaper* be published until the afternoon, that the censors will not have to forego their morr.ing nap in order to supervise them. Awarded" Highest Honors—World's F*ir. DR; MOST » p*e Grape Cteatt of Tartar P»* d f • J™? - , I ,. Ammonia, Alum or »ny otter .dulUrwt . ., •' '

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