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Logansport, Indiana
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Tuesday, June 30, 1896
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- •'..'.-'':''-• ":'. i.':.'./'..'',"^-'': 1 .'•'•-. ''"W PLUG Always at the front and wherever "BATTLE AX" goes it is the biggest thing in sight It is as remarkable for its fine flavor and quality as for its low price* A 5 centpiece of ^BATTLE AX " is almost as large as a X JO cent piece of any other equally good tobacco. ¥ i 3 1 « ¥ ¥ ¥ I VffllCAMPS |BOSrON| s.. . - - T- j; >!• K poRJ At al! g?C3«!rs,'.1pc '• • -S'i!iu:i!i:!.-i. ft; i-i,:i.r. VAfi C.AA10" P K' L vs INSTAHTW TS*NTS*ETC ROACHES + BEDBUGS f as CTS i BEWARE:OF iM PLOSIVE I ALL DEALERS $ TAKE NO SUBSTITUTE THE CHINESE AND OPIUM. On* Writer ThJnk* They Smoke to Kill the Monotony of Existence. May it not be from sheer weariness and want of'something 1 , to do that many Chinese take to the opium-'pipe? an. most places in China organized gambling is forbidden. With the exception, ot.'an occasional game.at shuttlecocks or kite-flying—only at fixed seasons- there are no outdoor.sports. The Chine«e rarely walk for pleasure. Interiors are" comfortless;"' Thcrcls no social- intercourse between respectable men and women.-!,There is rot sufficient house room, privacy or light lor read- : ih'g-'after dark. How is time to be Sllle:!? I think, says a writer in Black- ivood's Magazine, that tho monotony of existence may te one of Ih'e chief causes of opium smoking-. ' On the whole, though • nt Canton I ••wtw ir\ contact -with opium smokers almost daily, and made a point of'seeing- .as-much as possible of.the native life, the oearny side of opium smoking did not obtrude itself much' upon me. Just . us in an English const town one may daily .sec the flaring 1 .liput of the gin •palace, the besotted faces of occasion- 'ol .loafers, the .-bedraggled-,' garments, and infer therefrom great misery be- himl it all, fib'one -might fairly infer (Treat misery from the spectacle of numerous opium 'Jens, cadaverous faces and tatterdemalion garments-in Canton, if one should see them, but I did not see them obtrusively, though fi tvas daily poking- my nose into all • sorts of -nooks and- corners.' Naturally, . a. medical missionary ."will.see a great deal more of the seamy side. It Is •Us business.. . Offered dim a Steady Job. . I A good story its. told .'of bow Daniel >'ConneII received-the grateful bless- ijf of an Irishman'.., During the course [-•his circuit In Ireland he Was able to :curc the liberation of a. young son of In who had been charged wi'th some :nse-or other.. - Qn a second . turn id the country' O'Connc'l) again the.'Irishriian.'from-.the nrm-of ... Tiu prisoner, oyerwhelmicg-ly itcful. -ivent-uptbthe'ndvocate, : shoolv "I by the hand and, in the-fullness of '•heart, exclaimed:- "And' may the save ye to defend'.roe always, Mr. KnRland'H CoalOntpnt. . , A', iirtuvn supplied, by the homo .«c |etory shows that the mitput-of ooul in| lie rjjiitcd'Kingdoni foi the year 1S1J lS9-.6iiO.56S :'tons,- an increase, of imn? 1.250.000 tons on tue pi c • PAST- AND; PRESENT ATHLETICS. Home of tho Stories of Grecian Heroo* '-Probably »• Little Exairrorated,.. . We do not know with any scientific .ic- , curacy'what the Greek athletes .actual? ly did, what weights they -hurled, at whait i>aco Uiey ran, how high they ieapt, .or- what .were '•,thi- ! lieijfhus, weights .or ages .of .those!.who'sought the wreaths. Them are some lies, we believe, recorded, but they arc too clearly lies. Nobody, for instance, says the 'Spectator; ever jumpe'cTforward'35 feet any more than he-jumped 500 (cct Wo know of some feats of endurance which the athletes peifor&ed as soldiers, %v« Joic-vv that they were -llth'e and slight nnd well-formed, and we Icnow that they thought each other.'.physically matchless among mankind, and that 14 nearly all that we do know. It .is extremely 1 probable that if the old victors in the games could-be mode to/live ug-aiu for a- day we.should fiud . that the English and American athletes beat them with a certain cose.'for northerners are stronger than southerners, "rind equally -litlio an'd well-trained. .Tho Greeks may .have had more endurance, as some savages have still .and Japanese coolies, but even that,is doubtful, for iho Greeks thought swimming, across the Hellespont a wonderful feat, and an Englishman, 'Capt. Webb,: .performed one at least 13 times as noteworthy without dangerous -exhaustion., He.'swam from Dover to Calais. ... ; . • - Cleaning V Black Straw Hat. . To'clean a: black straw hat, brush it thoroughly, then take a small quantity of •gum arable anddisSiolvoitinasmuch water as will make'it of th'c'consistency. of cream. It is best to put the gum into cold water the night, before you require, it. Pour as much of the solution as you think will cover tie hat into a saucer, add about half the quantity of good black ink; .mix well .together with a. -gum brush. Begin in the center of .the crown, work your brush .around imtil/yoii have got the gum brushed in the straw, then draw a;piece of thread through'the brim aild,,hangup..todry; when quite, dry, if ai little' dull; give it another, brush, with 'gum .without ink. After, :'t is quite dry turn, the hat crown '.on the table, put inside a.sligli'tly damp, cloth, 'get an iron small 1 enough to:fit •inskle,' just-sufficiently • hot. ; not -.'to 'scorch; work 'it arouiid 'until you see the .crowu,;s in-proper shape.,' If it is a sailor hat press the brim m the same v> n \ t'be the same proces-j for colored hate, only hme jour gum clear, without Lhe ink -St loui» Republic. 'attlaon'- 1 ......'-.....•'., Leaders, of; Opposing' Foijcesin Democratic' Party Eeaci Chicago. , Bland Boom Set. In,, of Bimetallic.Democratic. National Committee. .; Chicago, Jilue 29. — Contrary' to the established rule "of such occasions; the generate of : the great political buttle to .be fought 'next' week are arriving in advance of •the.rank'anil file. .Senator Jones, of Arkansas, came ill late, Sun-' clay night, nnd Monday iriofnlug Col, T.' 0.. Towles, -.-'• of v 'Missouri, secretary. of the "bimetallic ' ^democratic " national coiuniitt'teo, opened up headquarters in the Shuriiinn .. 'house 'in .the parlor .adjoining: tlirit' occupied .by the.Ar-, 'kansas senntorr- '"Comptroller ot ; the > Currency Eckols 1 led -the-li'st of morning ' arrivals at the Pnhner house, and was, closely followed ;by Hoji.'.ToliirF.'.Shiif- roth, the repnlJHcan silver congressman'; fi-oni the First district of. Colorado,. y.\ho brok'e his. journey .-westfto kef-p an' ap-' poJhtmer.t with Senator.Fml T; OurJois, of Icki-ho, oiie o£ the bolters from'the St.. 1 1.011 is convention.' FlrstrSliriis of Ulancl Koum, .- .. At -the 1 'Amlit(>rium''"An'n(;x' th.i first ^-ns of the Blhnd-booni booajiieoviclent ith .the arrival o_f .George V.'. Allen.. One of tho tlL-l'jfj-n.t.esJit'luVf!-. 1 from' Mis-' sonri, who wus joined later ;n tin' rja.V by \icliolns V. iiell,..T.ohh A. Knoll and T. T. JJriitlshiiw, •con'strtuth ir -j,hu'.i."tecu- ive committee'-of the -Kernel . forces.' Gov. 'Stone, vt-it.h Mosos 'C'.' Wetinbre, tin: rnil]io;.;iirc 'tobacco inrrcluint, nnd others! reached here i.>;i'r!y Tuesday 'morn'. . A car Icxicl of literature eoneern- f the- public 'cuTei'i- and the speeches .llio, Missouri advocate ot.tlio white racial" is 'being "unloaded mid will nt .nice' be put .''into circululion. There .vill" be'.' tvvo.BIiiiitl.heafiqtinrters, one it the Auditorium Aunex.iiml the other i;iiu»tniuc NnUoiinl Committee, Uira.llv' 'enoiiirh tlie'lieiulquarlers of flic binictiillk- fk'inocratic national committee nt tin: Slicriii'iin house were.' he chief ceut-r ni hitert>st llonrlay nbrjiir.;,'. arid before Senator ,'lont'S and Secretary Towles had finished break- ';ist, ii stuck of curds from members of Hie'. local ami -stiiu- silver .contingents aya-lorgsiclo-theii-plates. Onco the meal ,vus ovei'i I heir parlors were tin- scene of an ever-chang-infr crowd of silver iaitors. Win IP. he unpacked his trunk, Si'iji : L'tai-y'.,Towlesi took occasion to ex- ilsiin rhiit- the bimetallic. • democratic :ationul .'obnunitti-e, so far from being sidr.-show, WHS thoroughly reproscn-- ative of every Kl;ite" arid' (crritory. J'he' convention at Wiisliington,- last •(Nil-,- which brought it .into e.xisteiieo, vius',' he sa-id, composed' ..of.'.'. OelegMtes rnm SO.stutes, sonieiappointcd by 'their. late .conventions and others.,",desig- '!ited..by. demborutjc -governors. It iiid but oiie object, -that- of keeping the .cinqcratic party-, in 'line \vit.li-its-nn- ient traditions, chief among 1 ••-.Tj'hiuh vas the .free rind uuliini^ca'eoinivge -of ilver. .Oh this issue in states where he democratic party was not strongly jrg-uni/ed it' had 'during the post two m'ade the tight, carrying it own to towTiships. and ..preciiictV, and vhile it did not claim credit for the silver sent.imerit in the democratic.cajnpi.yet it.hivd -largely con- ributecl to the present conditions Vlewn of Senator Jooen. Senator Jones, when asked, concern- ng the possible outcome : olth« pitched juttle between the gol.d'.stnndnrd and ilver people -next week, suid emphatcally: ''..•' ' ••'••.'.' " "Some of the gold men may bolt, but not 11-ot them.'and those that leave will not In ny.'judgment be. either, numerous'or In- uentlal enouf?h to affect tho result. I am; bsolutcly and flrmly of tho-opinion that n a straight silver plattorm and with a troni?'candiaate, we can;- deleat-'the re- 1 ubllcan flcket.' As to that candidate my- elf and my collcafcuen are Instructed for Jr. Bland, and we will vote and work ac- ordinply. If. however, the delegates from he'cent.ra.Land..western.sta.tea.b.elleveJhat 1 ornobody "else would be stronger than Mr, Bland, we will., accept- H.helr.. Judgment. Vhat we.want Is harmbny'a'mons the slier forces. The purp 03 ^ of'our meetlnRg his wet-'lt.ls to confer with thfl.'varlous ele- ments.arid mc;p outa.line of policy to w.hlcli o adhere'until the closing hour of thecon- entlon. We must present a united front, nd we propose to do It."' ; "How do you regard Senator Teller?" the enntor was asked by a bystander. "I have the highest admiration for him," van the reply, ."and If he gtioul'd happen to e the nominee of the convention he will ecclve my loyalsupport." THE .COXVE^TION. ; osHlp Concerning the Democratic ilostfl. Which Will Moot July. 7. i .Chicdg'O, June 20.—The democratic atiocul convention will convents in the oliseum, in this city, on Tuesday, July. All of the 900 deleBates,en titled to eats have • been selected^ Of the.51 fates nnd territories, 33 have declared or the free coinage of silver at the atio ot sixteen to one .without waiting 1 or concurrence by other nations; 16 eclared for the gold standard,' -and.tw.o Florida and District of. Columbia) dopted'no currcncy.planks. i ..The ConteiU. ;••; The contests are; '•-..•• . "..-, The. entire. Nebraska. delegation, where' ho gold men were'recognized by Secre- iry Sheerln,,of.tho'natlonal committee. A contesting delegation troni Nevada— oth being for silver, '. : ,... ''".' '.•/'. The entire delegation -from South Da-. ,ota Is contested.by sliver men," who bolted' tic regular convention. • , , The gold and silver factions'In Texas; iet- on .the same day.and each elected-a ^legation. ". . ••••••' . The Eighteenth OSlo : dlstrlct elected two 1 elegatlons. .. ••-. '•'. •. ,•:••/...•> . £flahd Lead*,.: ' ( • For the ^residency, Bland, of MiBr : ouri, -leads -with 100 ••-delegates t in- tructed for him. California instructed. or Senator• S. M. White; of.that state; Indiana *ir Matthews, Iowa for Boies,; entucky,, is for Blackburn,-Massachu- etts is for Russell, New'.York for Whit- ; ey, Ohio for John'E. .McLean; Penn-.. jjvania for Pattisciri, a_nd South Carona will probably present the name of ienjniuin K. Tallmu--, The figures are 8 follows: \ J .,, ,, ......IDS Boles.:....:..'..'..-.......... ..,.;.., ....20 Bin ok burn....... , 2U White ...,.r.,.\..:'...... ...;.,;,,,.... IS TlHraan :.... IS .. ' F.lfflit on th» Two-TlilrilR Bulo,.. .... . Jf'ore'-thVn.-three g-enerutions ago tho two-thirds, rule was established in a . deinocratic national convention. It haa prevailed and been in force ever since. It means that the support of two-third* of the delegates is required .to nominate .candidates:fof president arid vice president. Under its-provisions, therefore, .the. nominees, : rri.ust secure 604 votes: These Hg-ures-are' made on the official 'representation as. fixed by thc'nntional '.committee; which allows n total of 900 'iielt-'Sfatpa' in the convention. tollKeum Will Jlo Roinly July 1. A 'hundred men worked Sunday on -,the-'speaker's platform and arranging the seats in the Coliseum for the national democratic convention. At first .g-livnce it .seemed us thong-h the hall would not ..be ready for the democrats, but a'a'-'n matter of fact it will be ready July 1. The greater .part of the work lias been done: .The platform will be "finished Tuesday. To-day a small .lirniy of men will .arrange the 15,000 chuirn. Dr.'•',.Furber, Jr.; Secures -Ooaooa- Bions-for American Etude^ts. RIVER IMPROVEMENTS. SovF.n Mlllioi;» to He Kxpeniled on the Dlfflcnltlo Which.Have Heretofore Pr»o- Mc»Uj Shut Out Onr Studeote from •' l;«ftdlng . French InHtltntionK of Learning at Lint Removed. \V:ishing-ton, June 2'.>, — • ti\'c Ciilchings, of Mississippi, :i niembcr of llie house committee on rivers and 1 harbors,' was in Washington- Monday <-n route home from a meeting of the Mississippi river commission held in "New York lust week.- It was decided :it- that meeting- to expend one-1nilf of the ' appropriation of $0,000,000 maile for.! !i:it part of the river south of Cairo for the construction of levees inconncc- -tic'ii with the loc;il nuthorities. About .Si.tho.OOO morfi were appropriated- -to vnrious 'works nlong 1 the river. The cuivi'mission .adjourned to meet the third week in November, when in com- jKuiy .with the members of the river iii'-.d harbor committee si trip down the river, wiil be inndo.from Cairo to the jetnes.. ' Mr. Catuhinps left, in the afternoon for i'iiuhnioncl, whore he will participate in the. confi-denite. reunion, THE FINAL PAYMENT. Secretary of the- Nary Settle* for Armor l-uriilohcrt Sl-i Months Ago. \Vashiiifi-ton, .Tune 2U.— -Two trensnry !lr;il't.'~.' each for #10,000, were drawn by flie st.'cr'etiiry 01 the navy Monday. in fa- .vor of 'the Ciirm-g-ie Steel company nnd •t!.hi:-'j>'thlcln.-ni Iron <& Steel company, .'1'lu'sf nino.iints are in fiiiiil payment. for :;irjTior furnished the government '«n• •Jsr contracts mode in JS87 by the P.eth- l.:I:cm cnmpni'iy. iiiid'in ISOO by the Car- iier;'ic compuny. The contracts 'called for armor for ,-i!l ships authorized or unler cai.ijitrnction at the times mimed, and out of each tlie sum of $100,000 was reserved by. the 'linvy <lcpnrt.ment, to be -held until the armor furnished hnd .lit-™, used six. months. All the armor under these contract* hus been installed the requisite lenpi.h of time, and the '..money- reprcse.nt«l-in tho warriuits .cpn- ..uists pf-th'e arnonnt retained. : . .Drowned. In Minnesota. ..... 'Minnenpblis, VMinn!;- June ;29.— Kev. Jnmes \yilliams, ]Xistor of Brjidlcy, S. I)., and. 'Abi-ilmm :7(»nes, 'a hardware merchant of Btitler,.S. D,, were drowned near the Simpson park camp grounds in Big Stone lake, this state, by th6 upsetting of a boot. _ . ' ; THE MARKETS. Grain, Proylnlonpi, Etc. ! Chicago. June 29.' FLOUE— Quiet and easy. Quotable as. follows: Winter — Patents. $3.«Xg!3.60;.. atralEhts, »2.GO®3.20; clears, W.M^.CO; seconds. Sl!sO®2.00; -low -(frades, n.75©2 •Sprlng-Pafents, $3.SS@3.75; straights. 320- bakers'. 'J2.30@2.25; low grades; '.1.75; Red Dog,. n.20@l.W: Bye. K>.00@2.20. - . WHEAT— Moderately active and easier. June, 53V,®54«c; July, 53%®H%c; Septem-. her, 55@5!?!ic,: •'.'•• '..••••''• CORN— Weak, No. • 2, 2GV2@2i"*c; No. 3 Yellow 26^<5!27crJuly, 2lj%(5)26%c ; September, 27%@27%c:. May, 30®30M,c. , • OATS— Weak and lower. No. 2 cash, 15^4 @16c; July. 15@15^c: September, 15%©1 6c;- May, 18©18-%. •' Samples easy. No. 3.1C8 17Uc; No 3 White. 17V4®19c; No. 2, 16%@17cJ No". 2 White, lSK®13Kc. RYE— Dull- demand llsht. No. 2 to BO to 'store; SOc. Sample lots, 30@31c. September -delivery. 3lH-c. . • . . BARLEY— Supply and demand both Vmall: little Ao\ng. Thin, 22@24c; fair welBht' but oft color, 25@27c. Good color. fair to good weight, 2C@29c; choice to fancy. 30@33c'. ' .-' ' •"' • MESS PORK— OrferlnRS moderate, and demand active. Prices easy. Quotations ranTef at 56.Sr,@0.90 for cash; fC.S2Vi«?C.OO for Jul v- • $7.02yj®7:07V4 . for . September; . J7.000 •7.02% i'or October, and.$7.73@7,S:i4 for Jan- " TjARD— Dorhand fairly active, and ofter- InKS free Prices easier. Quotations ranged at $3SG@3.S7% for cash; $3.S5(8>3.S7V4 for July; H.OC(3)4.02'/a for September, and.M.30@4.32Vi tor January. ..--.. BUTTER — Quiet and steady, rather tame. Creameries, 10<§>14Wc; Dairies, G®12c. '• LIVE POULTRTT— Only moderate .de« mand > Turkeys, 7@9c; Chickens, V&@8c; Spring. Ducks," Oi@il2V.iC. per pound; Geeso, per .dozen, t3.00@'I.OO, .. . . . : ....... .' ^New York, June 29; . FLOUK— Western, qiilet and weak. :WHEAT— No, 2 Red active, steady. July, 60 13-16'@i;iVsc: September, 61 7-16 61%c; December, C3%@C3^c. • ., C ORN— No. 2 -dull, easier. No. 2, 33%@ S4a4c.-''July,-.33 5-lC@33%c; September ,34® 84i/i,c- October, 34 7-10®34'/ic. OATS— No, '2 dull, weak: State, 21M@ 26H,c; Western; '21Vi@26Hc; July, 20%c; Sep-. '.tember, 20Mic. •••••• . BEEP— Quiet, easy. Extra Meaa. J6.009 700; Family, JS.BO@9.00. PORK—Easy. New Mess, $S,W@S.75; Old: Mess, J7.7R98.25, . . .' , .'" . > , .LARD— Dull, nominal. .. BUTTER — Moderate demand, fancy iteo'dy; Western. Dairy,- 8%®U^c; Elglns.. 16V4c- Western 1 Creamery, ll^@15%c; Imitation; Creamery, 10@.i2c ;' Western Factory. B@ Part .Sklras, 2@4VJc;. ' Full: Skims, • lW®2c.. ' . . EGGS— Quiet and steady. Western; ' ''' ' ' , " W ve Stock. •'."'• ! ' •' .-' - • • .Chicago, June. 29. ' - ' CATTLE— Market, steady to. lOc higher. :poJr to Best '-Beeves,- $3.50@4.60; Stockera "and feeders; $2.7S@3.80i. .Mixed Cows and . , HOGS— Market active;' heavy Be lower; .others ' firm/, 1 'Llglit',' J3.25®3.60'; • . Rough .Pa-cklng, ' J2.7502.90; 1 : Mixed and Butchers,' J3.05@3.40; . Heaivy, .Packing, and Shipping, $Z.9o@©3.25; .'Pigs,"- J2.73@3.50. Dr. Harry J. Furber, Jr., o-r Chicago, a man-to whom all students owe a, deep iebt of gratitude for tihe efforts he has recently brought to^a successful issue by opening to tbeni the doors of the colleges, universities, '.institutes and schools of France on 'even more advantageous terms than are those of Germany, has juat returned home. : Dr. Furber has practically ,levoted i whole j'ear to the gaining of bin object; in which he has been assisted by some of the greatest students of this country. Among those forming an \mericon committee, are ; President Seth Low, of Columbia; President Dwi.^ht, of Yale; President G. W. Elliott, of Harvard; President Schurmon, ot Cornell; President Oilman, of Johns Hopkins; President Ang-ell, of Michigan; President Stanley ITall, of Clark; Prof. Simon Xewcomb, U. S.-N., superintendent of I" the Nautical Almonac, and W. T. Harris. United Sta.tes commissioner of ucation. .' . "About a year ag-o," said Dr. Furber, "the movement began.' With the ad- vnnce of education in the United Stat<?s. the number of Americans attending Eu« ropean institutions .of learning: has', largely increased, but the' vast ina-j jc-rity study in Germany in preference- to Franco. The main rotison for ihif hoa be»!i the facilities offered by the^ German institutions for the admissions of foreig"n students. In Germany aii; America:-! student is allowed to matricu; late and qualify for a degree, on th^; basis of graduation from .some reputable college in the United Stntes. '; "In France, however, until this movement was brought practically to a snc;'- wssful issue on 'January 2?. last, thft student was throughout his university -rareer subjected to. regulations which excluded many Americans. ^ : "There is no established equivalent for the diploma of the French .Lycct with wliich to seek admission into cer;- tain faculties'. The course of study is prescribed, compulsory examinations are held at frequent intervals, nnd thus. i species of surveillance is exercised over the student which deprives In'ro of tfc<; character of a free investigate.!;." ^ The result ofthe labors of Dr. Furber and his nssociate.s was that on Ja.nna|y 2i a ministerial decree from the-con*jil superior de I'instructiou publique As issned which introduced changes iljto the fiirnlties of, science throug-hijut France, which" enable & student frjpm the United States bearing-proper creeftn- t.ials to take any course orjtny partpf a course ttt any one of the French institutions. He en n, moreover, pnss an CXBJH- in any one eubject and obt in JIn-j AV'jo- V/ouli: Granil TriitliM, t'-.y.-.Pinia n». App'Jlcil fa C2arr!c>1.'- Woul'tl Atone far I'wftt" AvolJ TutTirc rii:*iiil«,'' t."h the Wonderful Linlc; .1: " Cqiiiplcro Manhood, a.ii^! here .«t'l.ici:ij i^forrontion frcm n-M-^ n t'dk-iLl sobrci-' lliitt nju^t wort wonders \\-ich t] istt-nerutlon of meD." ' .. Hie book fully describes ntnctbod by which K attain full vigrr and manly povcr. 11 meibort .by*which Id end all unaaturai as on 1-c e;ttcni. . ' "' bo.--,t-j5 pcrclv ra<y!ic •,o«rfositi-scciii:rs, ir.v; -., ^"PSYCHE [ar-T ^r*-'* ' ,.i«.i . I-,- To r::rc sir.-ousness, lack tf ""' •"'''••Wa j-jlcd! cfrtificatc, nnd when he .has pass al7 the subjects necessary, he ot sending- in a thesis and undergo: flnnl examination, obtain h'a fa plomn. ' .- ' Ion by dl- AUSTRIAN EAGLE BARRE Kmhlom Cat from the H»; of "Mantinl Srl»TJ-> Hori When, .the royal regalia was dispjayed ct Buda-Pesth ,durin(r the celebration of th« Hungarian millennial the '.box containing- Stephen's crown could not be 'opened: nnd\ the Jock hod to be : picked. ,.-.-. .... ';; ..... , . :lf-arshal Szlavy was prevente4 from riding 1 - in the procession became the Austrian arms were on his hnrnais and: carriage. '" He procured another ,yiehicl;j and the Austrian eog-les were crit-from his harness. • '• ' • -.••'' "•' ; . The weather was splendid:. aitBuda- Pesth on the day when Eraperor-^ranci ; Joseph; laid; the foundation stone ( of the new wing- of the Buda. Hofburg. Tho cabinet, all trfc.hig-h officers of state. the members of the diplomatic' corps, the members of the' diet oud "nil the prominent court officials,, etc.,; were present", ' T . : ::•'•"'. ' :• MEXICAN! ORANGES.:; l'»rt That ConnCry En<l««vorln(r to of the American Tr>de. The Mexicans are tal:ing' advantage of the soarcity of Florida oranges and are shipping their supply, of ' fruit'.to this eountrj-. Last ; reason • 400 car • loads were'shipped- to the United .States, but this season fully 600 car-loads will be exported. Thomas L. CrittendenV Uiiit-- ed States consul-general at the City of Mexico, who furnished this information to the state deportment, says thai-, Did trees are being- pruned, new orchards planted and every preparation made to compete" for the American orniig-e trade. The Mexican orange season— from September to December- fits in between the Florida arid California seasons,- he says, thus leaving Mexico with practically no competition in our market. . .An X Ray Photograph by Lightning. The recent y rays discoveries have brought back to the people- of WrJce- lee,. Cans county, a circumstance -which at the tioie: was coiifidered, supernatural. Nearly a. score of years ago a farmhouse was .struck by .lightning-. says the Battle Creek (Mich.); Moon. In an upper front room was a'blank white wall opposite 'two windows'.that faced the rood-. The 'flrst 'visitors .to the scene were ostpnishcd.',to : find on the blank wall an active, .picture of the outside front .of the , house,- just as it appeared from, the road. The picture was perfect^ and • distinct as a neg-a- tive. Aiter-nine.days it. gradually . dis- uppeared from "the -.vail, , without even being- copied^' .,'; •....- ..'•'.'. Flr»t American Railroad. The. first-American., railroad was laid in 1S26. .It-wtia three miins long-, from the jrrnnite quarries'- of .Qi<incy, Mass., te Neponset'rlveri .^ No ; The patent office of Oreat Britain does nofc require modr-ls, ^ Cu^.iC'l .1 cart losl cf (-••; :--^ v 1-ov.Mjv t hrinor s::cij r.:i;.:^.io ;_-<.> '-^i-.. .- ycvi-ncl!)oil has rtonr." • „ •.•'•i lisa ERIE MUUfCAT/CCX-PA^V; • .v.V.-Y., an-l-a"!; for lie liule book •• " -('.'.-..-lud \ 'ie cotspniV If • -w ;i ;n -f-calc-'-l i-uvoib*--: • ' • Vlosiirrly free.. Tl'jl'A , wii.hont flTiy! . The COAST LINE to AMJ| TAKE MACKINAC DETROIT PETOSKEY CHICAGO/ 2 New Steel PassengcrlSteaf The'bnatMf Perfection yet attained (j Caniti-uctin--Uixuriocu Equipment. Furnlihlne, Decoration and EMctcnt injuring the higbeit degree of - • COJ1FOKT, SPEED AND: SAFETY, • foun.Tiim pot WIU.BCTWCEH Toledo, Detroit/Macki LOW RATE5 to Plctnraiqu MaeWoac. Ctturn. iadadlac Html* MM! Berthj^Fi Clcv«Ua4,|ia;fn)«Tgted«.>i»r Su.8o» -.<•',:..--.... . -.-...;.- I EVERY EVEN1MQ _ -,- ..^,-. Between Detroit and Ctevefad at Cleveland with Earliest Train* 'EVERY DAY BETWEEN ,„•,. Cleveland, Put-in-Bty^^TWedCj ' Send for luiutrit A. A. •OHANTZ. «. >.' me Detnit aafl tientttf «ttai Hi. W ;?$• POZZONF51 'COMPLEXION POWDl | baa iHHm tho •tanaaW- for forty yean J POZZO.VI'S 1 1« ib« W»»> complexion powdcr-b ___ v • rcfrMli'.ng, cloanlr, bailtlilul and n* A d«llcntB, lnvl»lolo prot«ctlnn t niaeent NcovllFa «OLI> PCFfl BOX la K>ven fn« of clurip. ' FANCY STOKES. ' doing For A take .', • You'll fully enjoy all of Its. dcll(tbti : I 1 ' If you takeone of tne. ,\KE^ NICHIGAN AMD LAKE: SUPERIOR - f TRAHSPORTATION CO'S iGANT Sailings between Chicago and Micklnac Island lour tlina*.* very Week. ' I The new steel steamship ^iaufltoi" l! * lo.-nini? palace. .- .Travels -v'twlxt ^ •narlevoli, :-H«rb»if Sprlngp, Pe Isckinac l»l«nd, etc. . . ' - ,,, — " . 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