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October 28, 1897

Logansport Pharos-Tribune from Logansport, Indiana · Page 24

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OAILYPHABOS , THURSDAY, OCT. 28, 1897. LAST ACTS OITY NB.W3. Plenty eggs and batter— Rotherml Mrs. Edith Bucher Is visiting at Lafayette. There were no offenders in the police court this morning. Fresh fish and oysters at Vincent Kardes', on Third street. Dr. Milligan, of Lougcllfl, Is at Minnesota on his vacation. Harry Webster, of Fulton, visited friends in the city yesterday. Don't misa New York display of furs at the Trade Palace tomorrow. An enterprising Individual has a carload of donkeys on sale In the city. Mrs. Patrick Dolan of the Eastend is visiting friends in New Albany, Ind. , Grant Gottshall and father left this morning for a fishing trip on the Kankakee. Miss Minnie Burrows, of Deer Oreek.hu returned from a few weeks' visit at Dayuon, O. There Is talk of organizing a company here for the purchase of the Logansport street railway. Ex-Sheriff Adams, ol Linden avemie, is again able to be out after a several weeks' illness. Have your old fur garments made new and leave your order for a new fur garment tomorrow »t the Trade Palace. Emll Krneger, a former Westslde boy, whose term of service in the regular army has expired, is now located at Needles, Oal. If you want a new suit or your clothes cleaned and repaired, call at Wm. Gross', 215 Market street, opposite po«tomee. A car load of Chinamen passed through tne city today on Panhandle passenger train No. 20 en route from the Pacific coast to New York. Mrs. K. L. Semans, wife of Bey. Semans has returned from Nobles- vllle, where she attended a meeting of the missionary society of the Methodist church. W. W. Wilson, of this city, state secretary to the Independent Order of Foresters, has returned from an important business meeting of the order held at Terre Haute. Kewanna branch of the W. C. T. U. has invested its surplus money in a flock of fine sheep. A farmer takes care of them and gives the organization half of the lambs and wool. Charity Division No." 4, L. A. to B. of L. E., held their first meeting at 2:30 this afternoon in their new quarters on the third floor of Dr. Bell's building, corner of Pearl and 'Wall streets. The Logansport commercial high school will open next Monday in the Magee block on Fourth street. Profs, Murphy and Hooke, late of Hall's business college, are the projectors of the new school. The Indiana G. A. R. department has Issued general order No. 6. Comrades are asked to contribute towards funds to secure Christmas presents lor the children in the Soldiers' orphans' home at Knlghtstown. Wilson, Humphreys & Co. is one of the six bidders for the state print- Ing for the next two years. The state printing board will award the contract within the next few weeks. The figures were not made public. The remains of the late Mrs. Will lam J. Dodd, of 1405 High street, were taken to Lafayette this morning for burial. A husband and four children survive, namely: Mrs, L. R. Sale, of Lafayette; Arthur W. Dodd, a lieutenant In the United States navy, and now serving with his vessel at the Sandwich islands; Wilbur and Bert Dodd of this city. A letter received from John H. Weyand states that the Cass county hunting party is encamped In the Iron region about sixty miles north of Duluth, Minn., near a little station called Gardner. Deer signs are plentiful and moose signs reasonably ao. The open season began Monday and the hunters are no doubt having a fine time in the chase. Mr. Weyand writes that the party expects Dr. Ballard, Dr. Milligan and Warren Gates to join them soon. ID the Cass Circuit Conrt for the September Term. Adam Gerholt Given Posmsloa of His Horse—Other Business. In the case of Adam Gerholt against Mark B. Morris, defendant was awarded possession of the horse and judgment lor 1750 as damages for unlawful detention of animal, tb gether with judgment for costs. OTHBR BUSINESS. The circuit court adjourned yesterday for the term. Maude Powell vs. Sidney Powell, divorce; defendant defaulted. Anna Seyboid vs. William Seybold, divorce; defendant defaulted. Seymour M. Closeon vs. William M. Foucher et al., suit on note; defendant defaulted. Delia Farqueran vs. Charles W. Farqueran, divorce; dismissed ai plaintiff's cost. Arthur J. Herrmann, guardian, vs Nancy Hackee et al.: defendants de faulted. A. L. Jones vs. John Redwood et al., foreclosure of mechanic's lien judgment for plaintiff for $50. Isaac N. Sarvervs. Sarah L. ant Enoch Jones; judgment for plaintiff for»157.90. State National bank vs. Jordan Hecht; defendant filed answer to plaintiff's complaint. In the matter of the estate of Edward Pottmeyer, James Guy and Elizabeth Fohrer; final repor filed. Sarah Zimmerman vs. Frank M Zimmerman; divorce. Ordered tha decree be issued upon pamyent o costs. James Beshire by next friend vs Sophronla Vlckers; defendant with drew motion and affidavit for chang of venue. ELECTRIC LIGHT PROFITS. .THE GOLDEN RULE. A CBCRCH RALLY And Social Tomorrow Evening at the Ninth Street Christian Church. Following is the programme of the Ninth itreet Christian church rally: A general social tomorrow (Friday) evening. All members of the church and Sunday school, and friends of the church are urged to be present. SUNDAY OCT. 31. Sunday school rally at 9:30 a. m. A special programme has been arranged. 11.00 a. m,— Sermon by the pastor, "Never Give Up." 6:00 p. m.— Y. P. S. C. E. rally. Short talks on the pledge as follows: Our strength—"Trusting in the Lord Jesus Christ for Strength."— Etta Srauel. Pleasing Christ—"I Will Do Whatever He Would Like to Have Me Do."—I. W. Kistler. Daily prayer and Bible reading— "I will make it the rule of my life to pray and read the Bible everv day."—G. W. Jones. Supporting the church—"I will support my own church, etc."— Charles Harrell. The Christian life—-"Throughout my whole life I will endeavor to lead a Christian life."—E. J. Vance. What does C. E. stand for?—Albert Burkhart. 7:00 p. m.—History of the Chris tian church in Logansport. Our Past—G. N. Berry, Our Present—Mrs. A. B. Stanton Our Future—The pastor. All will be welcome at these services. No Objections to Increasing the Capacity of the Plant. It is hard to tell just what the sity's electric light plant has cost. !n a general way we know that it cost much more than first estimates. Much cash, including the money real- zed from the sale of the Forest mill 5roperty, has gone into the plant. It s paid for, however, and it promises to be more than self-sustaining after allowing liberally for interest on the .nvestment. In conversation wlih Councilman Ha&tery this morning he said that he had read Mr. Dolan's communication Carefully and was surprised that he should intimate that the Democratic members uf the present council were In any way opposed to this public enterprise. "We are not opposed to it," be said, out are willing to aid in every way possible in making it a success. What we want Is that the affairs of that public institution shall be conducted openly and above-board. We are willing to vote to purchase additional machinery for the plant, but we want to know what the needs are that we may vote Intelligently. We believe that machinery of such capacity should be put in that further changes will not be necessary Ipr some time to come." "What do you think of the earning capacity of the plant?" "If the figures given out by Mr. Dolan and the electric light committee .are correct, the plant ought to now be paying Into the city treasury $20,000 per year In excess of operating expenses, If there are nine thousand lights supplied private consumers and these lights are burned one hour per day at one cent per hour, the receipts per day should be 190.00 or 82,700 per month. This should bring into the treasury from this source 132,400 per year. Putting the operating expenses at 112,000 per year—the figures named by Mr. Dolan—and there should remain $20,000 to go into the general funds of the city and this sum should be used to lessen city taxes to that .extent. This is the reason the Democrotic members of the council voted against the tax levy recently adopted by the council. la view of the large sums derived from the earnings of the electric light plant and from liquor licenses, It would seem that a deeper cut than 2 cents on the $100 should have been made in the general fund levy." "You may say that the Democratic members of the council are just-as anxious to make the electric light plant a success as Mr. Dolan is." Annual Autumn and General SALE NOW GOING ON. For the past years we have had our Annual October Sale, and our many friends and patrons look forward with sincere satisfaction for this grand bargain occasioned well they may,at this year s offering, for many wellknown reasons/The great stock of merchandise that is offered to yon comprises more tnan double tie valued ofters here beio?e. We don't quote you like others, a tew domestics as a catch but, but ncludeour entire .tock, valued at over $100000.00, which is at your disposal, each and every article at a special sale price. No matter what the article is nor what detriment it comes _ J . . , r , ,. •t..i.-j *„ fv,;= ™- 0 .:,f Q uH innmmnt-.h October sale, huch a preat barea from. every article at a special sale price, ^u m»i^ »^<™ — ,„..— . _ _ Every item in eacrJhas contributed to this great and mammoth October sale, buck a great bargain carnival has never been celebrated within our city. We enumerate a few items out of every department, m our large poster which will be handed to you at your home. We extend to you a hearty welcome to attend this saving sale. SCHMITT & HEINLY. • -^—^ —THE — Very Newest £' Shoes... And every pair Leather . Lined, making them comfortable and water proof, so you can keep Jrom wearing Rubber Overshoes. In BOX CALF ENAMEL TAN and Vici Kid, made the latest style lasts. on Ball Dog Coin, Dollar and Half Dollar Toes. Ladies and Children's BO YAL PURPLE the newest colors in very fancy Silk Vesting Tops, making them very attractive. See them.; i THE BIQQEST MAN and the smallest m town, will get equal satisfaction In the fit of kli clothes if our tape line has been around him. We have a sort of pride In fitting men that other tailor* can't please. It's the know-how that tells the taste, and our expert* ence and observation has gliren n that. Come in and look over our stock of Fall Goods, and try not to be amaied at the prioM we quote. tailor,, 409 Market Street. ++»»»»»»»•+••»•«»»»+»»»»+»»*< FALL AND WINTER Goods Now On Exhibition. ;: I have a complete line ol HEATING STOVES at prices that will astonish you. Such High Grade Oaks as Radiant Home, Estate, Peninsular, Jewells and Jewetts. Natural Gas, Odorless Heaters, Radiators, etc. Cooks and Ranges In endless varieties. CALL AND EXAMINE AND LEARN PRICES. 403 Broadway. TWO CENTS A MILE. Local Official facsimile of Medal Awarded DR. PRICE'S CREAM BAKING POWDER WORLD'S FAffi, CHICAGO, 1893 ARBOR DAY ENTERTAINMENT To- At tbe Central School Building morrow Afternoon. The pupils of the A Grammar will give an entertainment tomorrow afternoon, that day being by the governor's proclamation, Arbor day. There will be recitations and music. The sreneral spirit of the entertainment will be in favor of Arbor day and the protection ol our rapidly disappearing forests. The children of the central building are determined to beautify their grounds, not so much for themselves as for the future generations. They are determined that the places where the sun has formerly beaten down upon their beads shall henceforth be shaded by beautiful trees. The trees will be pi anted tomorrow afternoon and decorated with the colors of the rooms, gold and purple. MARRIED LAST EYESl>G. Miss Nona Hagenback Becomes the Wife of Mr. George Rowe. At 8 o'clock last evening Miss Nopa Hagenbuck, youngest daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Hagenbuck, became the bride of Mr. George W. Rowe, son of William Rowe, who conducts the meat market at the southwest corner of Broadway, and Fifth streets. Rev. Semans, pastor of the Broadway M. E, church, officiated. The ceremony occurred at the residence of the bride's parents, No. 208 North Sixth street, and was witnessed by the relatives and friends of the couple. The'usual elaborate wedding supper was served. Many beautiful presents ', were bestowed upon the couple. Mr. and Mrs. Rowe have gone to housekeeping in a cnzlly furnished house ou Race street. The bride is a beautiful and accomplished young lady, possessed of those noble traits of character which combine to make a loving and love • able companion, and the groom is to bs congratulated on his. choice. . Mr. Rowe is in the employ of bis father. He Is a young man well equipped to battle with the stern realities of life, and Is deservedly popular. ELECTIOSS SEXT TUESDAY. Passenger Eaten Nearly Down to that Figure. Sotice. All articles donated to Lincoln Circle fair must be marked in plain figures and delivered at the room as early as Friday morning as possble. All provisions for the supper must be delivered Saturday immediately after dinner. Special Far Opening Tomorrow by one of New York's leading fur houses. Estimates given for making new garments out of old ones and orders taken for new seal., mink, otter, braver and all kindi of lor garments,—Trade Palace. Other Railroad Sews of an Interesting Character. The local railroad passenger rate in this state is down to almost . two cents a mile. Taking ten representative roads as a basis lor the calculation, tbe state bureau of statistics shows that tbe local rate a mile is 2.07 cents. In 1887 the local rate a mile was 2.43 cents. The decrease in the rate within tbe ten years Is 14| per cent. The railroad companies have said that if the legislature would let them alone tbev would, of their own accord, gradually reduce the local rate to 2 cents mile. The regular rate is still fixed at 3 cents a mile, but the excursion rates, frequently made, bring the average down. — Indianapolis News, RAILROAD NEWS. The Chicago & Northwestern is preparing to run chair cars on all ol Its day trains. The Wabash earnings lor tbe third week in October amounted to $296,108.33, an increase of $53, 860.06 over the corresponding week of last year The building at St. Louis occupied by the Wabash general offices, was destroyed by fire yesterday afternoon The loss is very heavy to the com FALL AND Winter Woolens. The most complete assortment of Up-to-date Fabrics in Plaids, Checks, Stripes, Serges and m act anything you want for a first class Business DRESS SUIT. Prices the Lowest in the City. John FN GarrolL 1222 BROADWAY, Twelve States Interested—Hottest Fight In Ohio and New Tork Citj. Twelve states will hold elections next Tuesday—Ohio, New York, Iowa, Virginia, Pennsylvania, Kentucky, Nebraska and Massachusetts. In Maryland and Ohio- the legislature Is to be chosen and a United States senator to be elected. In New York the contest for the control of Greater New York overshadows everything else. In Massachusetts. Ohio, Virginia and Iowa governors will be elected, while Kentucky elects a clerk of the court of appeals, Pennsylvania a state treasurer and auditor, Nebraska a judge of the supreme court and regent of the university, and Colorado elects a chief justice. There are various municipal elections la these states which also attract much attention. The Weather. Fair and cooler tonight and Friday. HATE MONET LIFT And Will DriU More Wells in the Yicin ity of Sew Waverly. While the well drilled in at New Waverly is a disappointment to many of the stockholders of the com pany", the work of prospecting for oi is not to be Discontinued. The New Waverly company has, we understand a paid-up capital of »5,000. Only |600 of the capital stock went intc the New Waverly well. This leave the capital stock but little Impaired Enough money is on band to drill ( half dozen additional wells. The di rectors will shortly decide where th next well will be drilled. It i probable that they may decide to drill south of Sew Waverly, near thi Wabash river. Business Change. Edward Pomeroy has purchased th interest of hli partner, James Me- Gaughey, in their retail liquor bus! ness on Sy camore street. H.J. ORISMOMD 312 Market Street. 11 all Winter Woolens. A Complete Assortment of the Latest Novelties from Domestic, and Foreign Markets. Pierce, the Tailor, 318 Market Street J. D. Ferguson & Jenks. Logaosptrt, Indian*. f 322 Market Street, Men's Suits Boys' " Chld'ns " Men's Overcoats and Ulsters Boys' " "•' " Children's " " " -MACKINTOSHES. Fall and Winter Underwear, « " " Hats and Caps, " " " Shirts, Sweaters, etc. «« " i." Gloves and Mittens, " " " Neckwear. : Children's Department Complete i Clothing Thief. A thief stole all tha table linen left at the line list night atPmtj Cunningham's restaurant. j TVe have used our BEST JUDGMENT, and the utmost caution in the selection ot our present FALL STOCK, and undoubtedly have the finest line of goods, in all departments ever offered the citizens of tail county, at verv Lowest Prices. Call and see us. We will he "glad to show MT goods; and are satisfitd we can save you money. Money Back if Goods are Not Satisfactory, >

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