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oturnal VOI. XVII. , INDIANA, SATURDAY MORNING. OCT. THIS MORNING Commencing at 9:30 o'clock sharp. We have picked up some Special Good Things in this line and to give all Housewives an equal chance,, we start this sale at 9:30 500 Pair Pillow Cases, 500 Pair Sheets 9x4 500 Pair Sheets 10x4 At a price lower than the muslin. 50 Lace Bed Sets, including a complete assortment of the Antique Sets ; at just half former prices. 500. Bed Comforts, some your own make, at the lowest prices you em- heard quoted. Come as early as convenient. Corne when yon can. Always pkased to see you. WILER & WISE. Mascot.Paces a, .Mile in 2:04 at V. - Terre Haute, 1 BARN OR MAKE REPAIRS? See Thompson Lumber Co. They will take your Contract to compjete your work at lowest prices. Sixth and High Street THE PROGRESS Manhattan Siiirts, MILLER 6c GHROTY, HflTS. Th^Progress. The Progress. PRESENTS FOR T«E BOYS. TAILOR MADE CLOTHING. THE PROGRESS. THE PROGRESS. Flyfn'g ;Jib"Goe'X Another in 2:05 3-4, Yet Both Horses- Lose the Race • •to-Guy,yn Much Slower Time. MOTt'E r.ECOBDS SMASHED. _ TERBE HAUTE, Ind., Sept.. SO.—Three times Thursday afternoon the pacing race : record of 2:07 was, beaten, and the best-time .now for a mile in. ,a contest is 2:04._ .Mascqt, a bay gelding with an unbeaten record up. till now, earned the bonor of reaching the some mark as Nancy. Hanks.--.- But he did not win the race. Neither did Flying Jib, though he : orced Mascot out with- first heat and ;hen defeated hini'-fer^thVnext one in 2:05%. The waitrog''or-'laying tactics enabled. Guy, the famous 'gray stallion ,rom Mississippi/to come.iii and get the lext three-heats'in very creditable time, but nothing like-'what the geldings howed. - Guy paced the third heat n 2:062<', and couia.have'gone.faster, if Tlying Jib had noi>gifen"it up' at 'the istance. Twa miles slower than 2:03 hen disposed of-the two flyers, though he victory of Guy could not.have taken )lace had he been compelled to go on and fight .as the other vt wo .did. '/••• .• • • : A Fast Heat. Mascot was in the outside place and outfooted Flying Jib. at,the pole for .the first heat, Guy dropping back at once. The geldings kept up the .fight, Mascot going, to'-the-'-quarter'in 32>£ seconds .anil; -the half '•• "m : 1:03%. Then .th;e.' ; iplip. -increased and -the next. .qpar.ter.,.lwas.r-. ; in Z§y, seconds, just a:;fraction -'-below 1 '; what'"Nancy Hanks "dicl.- Wednesday over .the same ground/ Coining : h'6me "George Stan- urged' Flying, Jib -under rein and whip, but.. he-.seD'nld. only get to Mascot's saddle :.asJ-%he •;l'at|ter finished in 2:04. There" ^a^j^-lafger audience than that"-" wflfijfi'^saw'' il ~the queen of trotters •do."^er.;' : 'n¥ile j Wednesday, but the-latest mar-vei'ih the way of speed did not c'a-u'se-mueh'enthsiasm. Something faster was\,looked- for, but the pace told so'much' that neither gelding could repeat the-time of the first mile, though they had another lively battle for the second heat, Flying Jib carrying Mascot to the half in 1:00% and then'out- finishing him when he tired : in 2:05%. Guy Won the WonderdU Race. Guy was evidently out for the third heat, and taking the pole at the first turn was not headed. Mascot clung to him most of the -way, Guy doing the third quarter in 30 seconds, but there the champion fell back and left Flying Jib to do the fighting. The latter was also weary, while Guy danced by and passed the wire in 2:06%. Ths other two heats were won '-by Guy in 2:OS)4 and 2:08^. The Paclnj; Record and Its Reduction. Mascot is a bay gelding 8 years old by Deceiver, -a" yn of old Hamble- tonian, dam Miss : I)elmore, a mare of no traced pedigree. He is therefore short bred and' trotting bred. W. P. Taylor, of'Buffalo, owns him. Here is the list of champion pacers since 1845: James K. Polk 1 ,' clu'-fj., Union course, L. I,, Aueust 12.1843, 2:2T. • Pet, rn. g., JJnion course, L. L, Septembers, 1852, 2:18!~.' . . • Yankee Snm.'dn. g., inrichsvllle. O., October SI, 1869, 2:18&. Rowdy Boy, blk. g., by-Bull Pup, Rochester, N. Y., August. 14,1674, 2:13K. Sleepy Tom, eh... g., by dom Bolfe, Chicago, July 25, 1S70, 2:12!$. . Little Erown Jug/br. K-, by Tom Hal, Hartford, Couii., August 23, 1881, 2:I1J£. Johnston, b. g., 07 Joe' Bassett, Chicago, October 9,-lSSS, 2:10. Johnston, b. g. by Joe Bassett, Chicago, October 3,1884,2:06^ Direct; blk. s., by Director,-Independence, la., September*, 18:91, 2:08. • Hal Pointer, b. g., by Tom Hal, Chicago, August 18,1892, 2:05!i. Mascot, b. g., by Deceiver, Terro Haute, Ind. September 29,1892,2:04.- < . Another Trotting Record Broken. EVAXSVILLE, Irid., Sept. 30.—The third day of the tri-state fair was bright and warm. .Martha- Wilkes and Gillatte were the only contestants in the free-for-all:- trotting class, purse Si,500, and S500 for beating the record of Roy. Wilkes, 2:10, 'on the same track. The little mare, with Budd Doble as driver, succeeded not-:only in -winning both prizes but alsoT>eatin'g the world's trotting race record/ making it 2:OSJ£- Time by quarters was as follows: Sl%, CONSUT.TING GROVER. The Democratic Candidate Arrives In New York to Advise with the Leaders Tiiere. ^JS'Ew YORK, Sept 3C.—Ex-President Cleveland arrived in the city from Buzzard s Bav on the steamer Pilgrim. About 200 people were on the pier to receive him. Mr. Cleveland was accompanied by Richard Watson Gilder, editor of the Century, and Daniel J. Griffin, of W T atertown. The ex-president was hurried to a carriage in which, with Messrs. Gilder and Griffin he was driven to the Victoria hotel, where he will put up during his stay in the city. Mr. Cleveland, when seen by a reporter, could tell nothing about what he would do while here or how long he would remain in the city. He could not tell, either, whether he would address the convention of democratic clubs on Tuesday next until he had first seen the. g-entlemen in charge of the affair. Senator Hill is in town and it is probable that the democratic leaders will make an effort to bring Mr. Cleveland and Mr. Hill together during their stay in the city. ONE LIFE SAVED. Rescuers Take Out One of the En-- tombed Michigan Miners, OVER THE STATE. Working Hand to Save His Ten Unfortunate Companions, with Little Hope of Success. A STRICKEN FAMILY. Stc Children Carried oir by the Diphtheria Epidemic in JXacItic, \Vls., Within Ten Days. EACIXE^ Wis., Sept. 30.—This city has experienced a most severe epidemic of diphtheria during 1 the last two weeks, which has carried off many children and has caused the closing of several of the public schools. Tn-o weeks ago the family of Peter Heldt, of .1000 Pearl street," consisted of father, mother and six bright, happy children. The oldest daughter con- ' tracted the disease at a funeral. She died on September 19. The remaining children, one by one, came down with the' disease, and another died on the 23d'. and still another on the 27th. Now the three remaining- children lie stretched out in the house awaiting burial, having- died Thursday night The mother is almost crazed with grief, and is in a precarious condition. With this exception the epidemic has been stayed and there have been no other fatalities from diphtheria for the past few days. SUICIDE OF A DRAMATIST. Hector Jonathan Cremieux Puts a Bullet In His Brain at Paris. PAIUS, Sept. 30.—Hector Jonathan Cremieux, the noted dramatic author, committed suicide by shooting himself in the head -with a revolver. Cremieux was born in Paris on. November : 10, -1825, and has~ been'"'k"nown as a successful dramatist for many years,". He was decorated with the legion of honor in 1SG4. Among his noted productions have been "Orphee aux Enfers," with music by Offenbach, which was produced in- 1S56; "Voie i Sacree," 1859; "Font des Soupirs," in 1802; .'"LaBelle Poule," and numerous other pieces. • ..'-.• - -•• Tammany Denounced. NEW YOKE. Sept. 30. — The county democracy committee of thirty met Thursday night and permanently organized, to nominate an independent city and county ticket. Speeches were made denouncing Tammany Hall, intimating that Tammany was prepared to sell out the electoral ticket, and that in order to insure Cleveland's election the. campaign must be placed in the hands of his friends. THE SORBIE SffifE HORROR. IROXTVOOD, Mich., Sept. SO.—All Thursday evening and all night long the 2,000 miners employed in the Norrie iron mine took turns at working in the relief party seeking to rescue the eleven jnen buried in No. S shaft by a fall .of ground Thursday morning. Shifts were made every ten minutes and the men worked like tigers. Their efforts were directed toward making a new drift to the fifth level, where the victims or their bodies will be found. Late in the evening signals were given by the relief party and answered by the entombed men by pounding on the iron pillar which, extends from the surface to the chambers where the men are imprisoned, so it is certain some of them were alive at that time. The scenes about the mouth of No. S shaft have been most harrowing. Wives, children and friends of the entombed men, waiting in heart-breaking suspense for news of their beloved" ones, have moved strong men to tears by their supplications. One Is Rescued. ISHPEMIXG, Mich., Sept. 30.—A dispatch from Ironwood says that one man, a miner named Abraham Thompson, r,-as rescued ulive from the fated Norrie mine at 10 o'clock a. in. He is uninjured, but was so fearfully scared by his thirty hours' imprisonment that he can scarcely speak. He was in a "room" by himself, and does not know where the other ten men were. The Missing. Following is a correct list of the missing men: Frank Dausham, Samuel Dausham,.- John Johnson, miners; Simon Veclein, John JSloomquist, Herman Erickson, Jacob Sundquist, timber crew; Matt Mother, John Hcrmannson, trammers, and Michael Downs, skip tender. A drift 40 feet long, through,rock and ore, has already been driven by the rescuing party.' The men working in this party are themselves in great danger, as the ground in which they are ' working is likely to start to run at any time, overwhelming them as well as ;thc unfortunate ten whose life or death, is now a matter of conjecture. Telegraphic News from Variooai Towns in Indiana. Stolen from Her Mother. IXDIAXAPOLIS, Ind:, Sept. SO.—Annie Wallace, 10 years old, was seized by three men on her way to school, put in a carriage, gagged and spirited away. There is apathetic story in connection with the kidnaping. Frank Wallace and his wife were married several years ago, but the union, it is said, was not a happy one, and they separated. .When Annie Wallace was * years old her father, who travels for a Chicago .cigar storg, appeared near his wife's home in tha southern part of the city and carried the baby frirl away. For six years the mother sought for her. Annie was finally found in a Catholic school in Chicago by a detective and returned to her mother. Since then Mrs- Wallace has been at work while Mrs. Corydon, Annie's grandmother, kept a watchful eye on the child- Where the little girl will be taken her mother has no idea, and she fears another long- search will follow. Frank Wallace, the only one of the three men that is known, lives in Canada. Transfer of a Jiailrond. TERKE HAUTE, Ind., Sept. 30.—Circulars will be issued to-day announcing the transfer of the Terre Dante A Peoria railroad to the Terre Haute & Indianapolis Railroad Company. The transfer of this . property to the Terra Haute & Indianapolis Railroad Company is made pursuant to an operating contract entered into between tho two,companies in interest, by the terms of which the Terre Haute & Indianapolis Railroad Company is to operate the Terre Haute & Peoria for a period of ninety^nine years from October 1 and is to pay 30 per con't. of the gross earnings annually to the Terre Haute. & Pe oria Company. Two Trains Collide. VINCKXXES, Ind., Sept 80.—An Ohio & Mississippi passenger train carrying a delegation of grand army men return?' ing from Washington ran iuto- a Big Four freight train at the Lawrenceville (111.) junction,. 12 miles west of here, late Thursday evening. Several freight cars and the passenger engine were badly wrecked. No one was injured, though several passengers were badly shaken up. The engineer and fireman of the passenger train jumped for safety. A Sheriff Killed. GTJTEBIE, L T.. Sept. 30.—Reports reached here Friday night that Sheriff J. P. Nipp, of Cowley county, Kan.,was killed'on the Osage reservation while attempting to arrest the men who robbed the bank at Dexter, Kan., last week; The particulars of .the killing were not received, but it is understood that the men were run down among the Indians and that the latter defended them. ' . • Hobbed and Deserted by His VTlfo. SAsrsAvr, Mich.,, Sept .30.—Mathias Wesolek placed 83,000 in the bank in his wife's name recently, but later ha discovered that she was unfaithful Before taking any steps he waited for more direct evidence, but discovered that she had drawn the money.and abandoned his home. He then swore out a warrant charging her. with un- wifely conduct STRICTLY ONE PRICE. Named on tbe 372d Ballot. , -..Sept SO.—One of the most.unusual contests for. congressional nomination has just terminated at Warsaw, Ky., by the • nomination of Hon. Albert .S. Berry, of Newport, Ky., by the democratic convention of the Sixth district. It was a three days' struggle, aad'372 ballots were taken. The Progress Clothing Co. Stevenson on Cleveland's Letter. BLOOMTXGTOS-, HI, Sept. SO. — Mr. Adlai E. Stevenson said of Cleveland's letter of acceptance: "I consider it a very able and clear expression of democratic^doctrine. I think it will give eminent satisfaction to the democracv of the whole country, it fully agrees with the spirit of_the platform of the Chicago cphTentaon.'' Cholera Stamped Out. NEW " YOKE,' 'Sept. SO.— AH reports from the .detained steamships at the upper and lower "quarantine -stations are favorjEtble, ."ana;" SvItE Fire island and Camp Low depopulated, the chol- era'may. 'be said to be stamped out. End of a Fast Life. -. KOCKFOED, EL, SeptSO.— Charles JSel- son, while in an intoxicated condition, attempted to board a train at Stillman Valley, bat fell under the wheels. His head was severed from his body..- Two months ago he robbed his sister, ilrs. Nellie Sampson, of 53,200, skipped to Chicago, and has been leading a roving life ever since. Homestead Men Still Firm. HOMESTEAD, Pa., Sept. 30. .— The fourth- month of the great Homestead strike .-began Thursday and a-.-settlement seems as far off as it did Jnlv 29. The mill is operating somewhat more actively than it was on that date, owing to the securing of a few skilled work-" men. Thelocked-out men .are apparently as firm as ever. 31ac!c a 3Iiliion by Forgery- LOXDOX, Sept, SO.—Dr. Francis Charles Scott-Sanders, the former .proprietor of the .Lyric clab, who- is charged with forging the name of. the Earl of Iiondesboroagh to bills for £3,733, lias been committed for trial.- It is said ie has at various times procured £1,000,000 by forging- other persons' names. BODIES BLOWN TO PIECES. The Boiler of a Locomotive Explodes, Killing an Engineer and Fireman. Du BOIES, Pa., Sept. 30.—At 13:10 o'clock a. m., the boiler of an engine on the Buffalo, Eochester & Pittsburgh railroad exploded near Grove Summit, and Levi Wise and Charles Flynn, engineer and fireman, were blown to pieces. The engine was used for pushing coal trains from the yards here over the summit A run had just been completed and the engine men were awaiting- orders to return. Tems Ranchmen Blurdered. SAN ANTONIO, Tex., Sept. SO.—Joseph Koon and Charles Moseley, two prominent ranchmen living near St. Heidery, were murdered Wednesday by two Mexican cowboys named Sixto Flores and Patricio Lopez. Koon and Moseley were on their way to St. Heidery when they were waylaid by the two Mexicans and both shot down and robbed of a small amount of money. The murderers started for the Kio Grande border. They were overtaken at Stockade and lodged in jail. Killed Himself hi Church. PHILADELPHIA. Sept. SO.—The coroner was Thursday notified of the suicide of John W. Danielly, of this city, under peculiar circumstances. He was a deacon in the East Baptist church and chaplain of NewhallPost No. 7, G. A. R. .Wednesday afternoon Daaielly,. after entering the churchj went to the front of the communion rail and shot hinself twiee in the head with a revolver. He died an hour later. Hill's Campaign Plans. .. AtBAJTT, Sept 30.—Senator David B. Hill is preparing to make a number of speeches in places where they are likely to prove the most effective. He win speak in this city some time next month, and will go to Virginia not later than the middle of the month. The last two weeks of the campaign he will devote to tbe four old-time pivotal states — New York, Indiana, Connecticut and New Jersey. Too Z.a Porto Knees. LA POBTE, Ind., Sept. SO.— The races Thursday resulted as follows: Trotting, foals ol 1880, value of stoke 8300— Count Lookout won, Era Louis second. Louis T. third; best time, 3:08&. 2:45 class, trotting, purse SI50— Grovor C.won, Del Brown second, Hose Brodhcod third: best .time, 2:35. ^ Gents' - driving class, for L» Porio county • liorses— Susia B. won, Bessie second, Dutchy A. third; best time, 3:03. Running, 1 toila and repeat, purse '-KOO^- PJungerwon, Pot second, KocMord thlrdf best time, 1:50. _ _^ Rich Coal Find. FOET WATKB, Ind., Sept. 80.— A good deal of excitement reigns at Monroe-. ville, 10 miles east of Fort Wayne, ia this county, over the discovery of n, fine veir> of coal 4 feet in thickness. Tha find was made upon the farm' oi Stephen -Sterling,- 3 miles- from the ' village. The mineral lies only 50 feel below the surface and was discovered while sinking a well for water. Tha Monroeyille Natural Gas and Oil Company will develop tbe coal field. Bicycle Factory for Elchmond. . RICHMOND, Ind, Sept. 30.— The contract was drawn up Thursday by which the Swift Bicycle Company- of Coventry, England, locates a factory in this city, to be the largest in Ameriem. The company has thirty factories and employs 10,40.0 men. They will build here on the modern plan and emploj 400 men. The capital stock is S200,'000^' of which Eichmond capitalists hold one-third. / Forty Cars Burned. • CHICAGO. Sept 30.—Forty carloads of merchandise in the Nickel Plate freight yards at the extreme limits of the city were destroyed by fire at 4 o'clock a. m. The loss will exceed 5100,000. The origin of the fire is unknown, but is attributed to' sparks from a passing engine. " Tivo Children Killed. &AJLI4POLIS, O., Sept. 30.—Mrs. James Pike, who lives across the river, became incensed at a remark made by her neighbor, Charles Bippers, and taking a shotgun went to his house and Tolled his two children, who were playing-in the front yard. She has 'b^n arrested. at Portland. PoETLASD/Ind., Sept 30.— Twenty thousand people were at the fair Thursday. Free-for-aU. race, purse 8300— Prince EcJw -iron. Flora Boy second, Blue Bell third; best time. 2:20. The 2:40 trot, purse S200-CWcrtain Laddie 1700, Sorocco Belle second, Belle Bailor third-' best time, 2:33. • . One-mile run, purse SlOO-Carlton woa, Cr- clone second, Kilduff third: '.best time, l-.SL An Engine Kills a Yonnjf Woman. NORTH MASCEESTEE, Ind., Sept 30.— Miss Mamie Sm.urr, aged 18: years, a resident of this place,, -was killed Thurs. day night by a WabasE westbound passenger train. Miss Smurr, with. a. party of you-ng women, was returning from the races. The party attempted, to cross the track when an engine struck and killed her instantly. The Moiion looses a. Snlt, MITCHELL, Ind., Sept 80.— The jury in the case of Cart Bass against the Monon ^railroad for putting him and. his faction off the train at Greencaetle over a year ngoj when the.Tow-Basa shooting and train fight occurred, hay* .• rendered a decision in favor of Bass for 5449.99 damages. Death -c£ iivaogeUne. • COLUMBUS, Ind., Sept ;!0.— In -a, stall at the driving park Thursday Evan- ' geline, by Director, with a record of 2:11%, died from a broken hip, the re- suit of an accident She was valued at 818,000 and owned by A. H. Moore, of Pbiladelpnia, I

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