Logansport Pharos-Tribune from Logansport, Indiana on May 31, 1896 · Page 11
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25C TECK and 4-IN-HAtfD 15C A Ulioico Line. -THIS W.YTCH l\ Tliis Suir, This Dress Suit, This Happy Koine Clay "Worsted, Suit, Tins Wedding" Suit Business Suit Fun Satin Uned, Black, Brown or Oxt'.ircl, $3.98 $6.98 $f.OO $13.50 $4.98 FT"* I The object of giving this Watch free with Men's and Boys Suits, starting as low down P H the sca'e as $3.00 suits (the retail price of Watch alone,) is to sell you or your children LrfjLJ J a suit and placing the limit at $3.00 we give everybody a chance. Understand the object of this free distribution is to get cash and make new customers. We want your trade, that's why we give you a Watch more than your old trading place. The Grand Climax of s 98c liens Drees or Slion Shoes 9Sc worth ?i.50 to 82.00 ,*1 43 M n'e C«l' Nfi'dlo TOB l)resg Shoes worth $2.00 to I2.50 $1.43 Men's Tun Common Sense Shoes §1,48 Trort.lv $2.50 f-l.'JS Hen's Cftlf Shoo?, all staple siylef, worth $3 $2.98 Men's, the Real Elegants, the Swellest, the Newest, the' Best, worth $4.00 to $4.50. „,,..- , *,. $3.48, the "CremadelaCreme." Our lowest sale price has been $5; Chicago prices $6, $7 and $8. Very finest Patent Leathers, Cordavans. Calf and Ename. Shoes. The watch free with suits and the chain with shoes. double our business. OTTO KRAUS, Of Boy's Knee Pants 15c FOURTH LOGANSEQRT, IND. Unlaundered White Shirts 34c 3 for $1.00. 15c Socks Fine Seamless Black and Tan 3 for 25c Suspenders 8c A WHEEL OF SELLS, Very Pretty Spanish Device for a Dinner or £>oor'Gou{7. . A wheel of bcli.s IK tho ver novelty for u. country house. It is designed for a door bell or for a.dinner pong 1 . At a very, charming 1 country place, St. George's hall, Chappnqua, Mrs. A SPANISH GONG. Clendenin (Gabriel Greelcy) has late-ly -.-hud a wheel o£ bulls put up n-t the front door. This pretty thing is Spanish ill itsorig-in. It is placed over the entrance door, with the ball nmd chain nt the 'right, whore a slight pull at this chain makes the "sweet bells j'mgle.''' The 'wheel is of wrought iron witl at the end of each spoke is a. small silver bell. Sometimes the wheel stands within the ha.ll—that is, .it can be so .arranged, while the chain and ball arc suspended outside the door. • ' When intended simply as a pretty piece of house furniture—as a dinner gong, for instance—the wheel bell is made of polished white wood, sycamore perhaps; in the arch which supports the wheel, blocks o£ walnut wood alternate with the sycamore^ The shafts and capitals are of white wood. The wheel is of sycamore and carved. The chain of wrought iron, svisnended from the wheel over, a hinged bracket of carved sycamore, -springs from ft lapis lazuli knob, jind the ball at the end of the chain is of Japjs lazuli. The arch shown in tho il. lustration, is designed from one in the mosque nt Cordova.—Detroit Free Press. SUMMER DESSERTS! Dainty CoW Dl«lm» That Ate Suitable for the Torrid Seanon.. When certain, tropical vagaries on the part o< the..wea.ther have made ordinary dishes seem unpalatable, the housewife will find that the simplest \vny to reconcile Her family to tnc din ner table is by providing duitity des sorts. There are hundreds of simpl combinations that may be effectively revive*! nt this .season of the year. One of the most delicious is a. sirapl' rice pudding-, frozen. Only a half cup ful o£ rice is required, but this-shoulc be boiled until trader. Then whip to a froth 1 % oupfuls of sweet cream, add n quarter of a cupful of powdered sugai and flavor with sherry, maraschino or vunilla. Mix the rice and cream, pti' in a mold, and pack in n freezer several hours before serving'. Cooks who know the possibilities of the often despised rhubarb make use of it for an excellent summer dessert Wash and Cut in small pieces a pound of rhubarb. Cook imti'l tender, sweetening meanwhile with eight ounces oi Kiiga.r. Then add one-fourth of a box o£ gelatine that hn-s been soaked in a fourth of a cupful of cold water. Whip the mixture well, turn into a mold anc when cold serve with a yellow custard sauce. Fruit desserts fire not only popular, but healfihful, and should be served frequently in warm wea'tbw. Oranges arc available in a variety of ways, orange sponge being particularly delicious. To prepare the sponge, squeeze the juice and pulp of three oranges into a bowl, add the -juice of ha.lf a lemon, three onceos of sugar, 1% pints of cold woter. After this hus boiled, strain it, add two tabJespoonfiils of com starch dissolved in cold water, and boil fifteen minutes move, .Then, set the mixture aside for a time, and afterwards place it. in the ine-bo.v until quite cold. Boat to fi foam thc.whit.es of three eggs, whip this into the eorn starch and. then serve \n fancy eases.—N. Y. World. X ROTH ID Agriculture. X rays are to be applied to practical agriculture. -Dr. Graete, of Munich, has given a picture of a' orie-day-okl pig, showing 1 its bony structure. By continuing to make pictures of Lhe pig the action, of food on its growth will- be shown. An Ancient Idea of the Sun. The first Greek to explain the true .character of th<J sun nnd to hoot the Idea of it bejng a god was Anaxagoras, bom in Ionia in the year 500 B. C, For this great heresy he was punished ns~axi atheist. • • Armenian Beliefs. Xoah's wife is sold by. Armenians to bo buried on Mount Ararat, and the Armenians trace their ancestry back to Jn.phet in one Jong- genealogical tree. They have a tradition thit the'Garden oC Eden was located in Armenia. Cent of London i'urlt*. Tbe yearly cost of maintaining the parks under thp control of thr* London county council is nearly $500,00.0. ' • Highest Fall*. . . : The' highest falls-arc those of the Yoseznlte, some of which cxcc-cd 3,000 feet. ' . . . ' ' • WATCHES MEN'S CREDITS. Financial Institution" TVli'croby Uttnlc* Wntch CuHtomcrn" Commercial Taper. There is n /iiw.utinl institution- in 1 Chicago of which the .general public is not informed, but (he eternal fitness of- things is preserved because the public, as n body, tuns no bu.sinesi with it. The. institution has no name, is not organized in any .way, nor r.>re its workings governed by-by-laws or i-iiles of any kind; and yet nearly every bank in-the city is interested in its work nnd- contributes to its support. There is oneway by which a-'busincss- jnan may know the -institution- is in working citler. Should lie previously have been a regular borrower in ths local iDii-rket, and, on ranking a.jml'u:a- tion to some bank for an extension of li.is line of credit, be refused the faror sought,.it wiil be good evidence olhis. having come under the notice of the 'It was Trot a. very diJTIcMili t:>.s:-: iciirive ANOTHER LEE AT WEST POINT, ,the-m from his place, but the task of gon of Confcdcra ^ 0 -^ va i ry Lca J« Ad- beeping them away was what brought i , mittod to the Academy. Jhis ingenuity into play, His first step One of the strongest illustrations •was to sun-ound his market by waiter, ( tha<: ^ wur is over j s furnished by the highly-polished surface, on 'which the pears of Virginia, For the last two and Cashier Moulton, of the Globe Xa : tional, said: ''"There is such an association main- lamed, by -the batiks, but there is nothing particularly new about it. Its value to a bank is where-excessive lines are being carried by borrowers. The plan of inquiry adopted -by'the banks makes it. difficult for a man to keep more paper afloat in this community than his credit warrants. Hud the present custom been adopted prior to JS03 a good many rne.ii who failed might still be in business." BABY FALLS FORTY FEET. She ID Plcketf Cj> at Once nnd Ten -Minutes Later Readme! Her Pluy. One-year-old Gladys- Preston fel! from a third-story window of her home at' 714 West Van. Burou. street, Chicago, the other evening, and ten minutes later was playing on' the kitchen floor as if nothing had happened. The Praston family Jive on the third floor of a four-story frame house tba-t stands' in the .rear of th-a- lot. Little Gladys was left a-Iono for a few moments, ami she crept into a bedroom •\vhere the window sills are level,with, the floor. She leaned against the blinds and they opened, the child pitching forward and falling 40 fe&t, striking in the next yard east, 20 feet from tho house she had fallea out of. Dr. J. L. Veit, of 744 Von Buren street, neard the baby's cries,aricl runnjnginto the yard, found Gladys^lying as shphad 'alien—on her back. She was carried ionic, awl careful examination did not develop nny internal injuries or broken Jones. • Within half ah,- hour she- had re-gained her breath and recovered from ier fright,, and once rjioruresumed her. >lay as though nothing had happened. INVENTIVE RODENTS. IOTT Sonic Wile Rats Secured Tlldr '. i ! FresU Meat Supply. A butcher in. Brussels, Belgium, who ad been greatly troubled with' rats ia is shop, determined to go', rid -of tiie fiesta, no master what the cost might be. rats might not be al)!c to climb up and j ialj . ^"^ George L cc, who is a son of get the meat. The rodents did not p ite] ; us . h Lee, has been a student at. the Virginia Military institute, where he nor. only stood well in his classes, but j attained the .rank of color sergeant of i his company. I Three, of his kinsmen have preceded ! him at, Uncle Sam's training school' of | was-ribrs, Robert 1 13. Lee having" been his j RTiijid-uncle, 0. W. G .Lee his uncle, and j F'lUhugb Lee-his father, recently, ap- poi'uted consul-general to Cuba, Hobert E. Lee graduated second in his class in 1623, (>. -W. C. Lee graduated at the hend of his class in 1S5-1 and was sent to Kuropc in the-engineer corps, and after Kiti-.hug-h Lee had graduated he rose to the rank of a captain in the United States army.' This commission he resigned, however, to follow the fortunes of his Uncle Lob, under whom he sub- ,sei]nt>nt>ly gained renown as a com- raander of cavalry. At the recent examination of candi- <l:m:s for the cadetship at West Point the fourth scion, o£ the house of Lee passed a roost creditable examination. His friends are confident that Mason, .is' he is called, will give a, good account o[ himself at the military academy. GEMS AND FLOWERS. ' REGISTERS HIS BOY'S NAME. r WONDERFUL 'LADDUi OH" I.1VIKG RATS. climb the posts,.but they got the meat, .And -the way they did it.was.this: To get a piece of meat that was in sight an army of rais, in .response to what was undoubtedly a *u-mmons by a few, invaded fhe niavket. One rat, an old gray fellow, was in command. They swarmed about the metal-cov- 'erecl posts and then the smaller ones, climbed on. the larger until a pyramid ! with a. flat top had been formed. Then a rat stood on bis hind legs on top of the pyramid, his fore paws resting against (,he metal. -'Another rat stood on the neck ,of' tb-ut- one, in tlie same position. last, one'pot up where the meat was hanging 1 . - • • •' . Lnwyorj Got' most of It. A funn3' ci'rcxnnsiauce was brought'! out in n recent, newspaper item about i seine inr.tl in Missouri. A law .firm ' did auuie-It-pal business for u man) which brought'him into .the'possession of'IGO acres'-\>f-!nnd, nnd the firm took .120 acres of the l.int'l for its services. . Every ."Month ITm Itn Own Stone ami Blossom with Their On*n Mcunln£. , January—The g-arnct and snowdrop, symbolic of constancy, true friendship, •fidelity and' purity. Tebruary—The amethyst and primrose; sincerity, freedom from care and strife. ^ . ». • March—The bloodstone and violets; strength, wisdom, bravery and love. April—The diamond and daisy; innocence, purity and peace. May—The emerald and hawthorne; immortality^d a happy domestic life. June—An agate und honeysuckle; health, wealth, a long and happy life, July—The'ruby and water lily; charity, dignity and faith in love.. ' August—The sardonyx and poppy; conjugal love und good fortune. September—Sapphire and morning glory; equanimity and peace of mind, .protection, against eiivy.ajjd treachery, October—Tlie opal and bops; hope, purity a\id courage. . •• November—The topaz and chrysanthemum; fidelity in friendship and love. , , December—Turquoise and holly; prosperity, success, fortune and fame. A ,Whnlc'» .Eur. The tympanum of n. whnle's ear lies nt the eud of a.long, bony tube. The hearing of this aninja) is pretenmtural- ly acute. . • • . 9lan Dlnplnj-8 BU Grl«r ID a Queer of W»y. "Did you notice that maji register."! asked the clerk of an uptown hotel of ftj (Vashiugton Times writer, as a sad-laced 1 man turned away from tha desk. He,. had written bis own name and another;, on the record. "D« has been coming; here for four or five years thatlrcmem-' ber," continued die clerk. "The name. tha-t follows his own is that of his sonv though the latter h;s been dead for three J'ears. "It is a case ful! of sadness. That man makes regular trips to the city, and he used to always bring his boyv' a brighfrlooking youth of about 16.! The. faUicr was very devoted to him,] • and' the boy did seem to be a rattling; good fellow. They always shared thft same room, always went out together.j end seemed chums more than father. and son. But the boy died. The next time the father came to the hotel there was a marked change in his ap-| iwaranoe. He walked silently upitotbe desk nnd registered. After writing his own name, he placed that of his son b^ ^ neatl) it, just as he formerly did; X- called his attention, to it, but a tear . came to his eye, and he said nothing, so 1 immediately changed the subject! Ever since that day he has registered inj that manner w.hen he came to the city. Once in cwhile he will order an extra. dinner and have it set on the table beside him, just where his boy used to sit; He never spea-ks-of the boy." ARMY BULLETS FOR, GAME. Objected to on Accoant of Tlicir Gremt { > «iietratlon. Something for sportsmen to consider-. seriously, if. they intend to get one of. the new 30-calibcr army rifles, is the great pej ctration of the bullets. Ono of the bullets would kill a man through, a four-foot spruce tree, or a cow a mite and more away. No ordinary tree con. be depended on to stop one of these bullets, and it might easily travel half * mile through dense woods and hita man., far out of sight with deadly effect. Field and Stream says that the next legislatures of our great game states should pass a law prohibiting the use of *i jacketed bullet, because of the dan- . ger to human beings. .Another argument it offers in favor of such a law wiU have great influence on lh<i men who do not wish to wound without killing tho g-ame. "This class of bullets is.usclcsa for large game unless soft .pointed,* . it says, "as it rarely kills instantly, but '. allows the game to die from internal hemorrhage nnd in terrible agony but, ' of reach." \Vhen such a rifle is used for big gam* • a bullet that mushrooms should be cm-'."' ployed. The mushrooming- bullet will ; kill anything, as it goes clear through; •••', ' on elk, moose, or deer, and the force-ot (he impact would,Unocko running-grilKJ '- : y.ly down. • , . •>;• '•

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