New Spring •.Styles of Hats Arriving Daily at DEWENTER, THE HATTER and FURNISHER. 1 f\M GOING fWVfVY. Said one of our Customers, but I want you to save my measure. When I get a GOOD! TAILOR I ^ stick to him. You Suit me to a T, . £ E, FLURIBUSUNUM! TUCKER & YOUNG, THE, PEftRL STRBET TfllLORS. DAILY JOURNAL. TUESDAY MORNING, FEB. 19. Additional Local on Fourth Page. IS A POOL EXPERT. J.nie* t. Hnlonr, Champion, »cf«a« Frank Pottnu-rcr at I'ool «ii<l V.a- tcrtaln* n I,«r«e Crowd With jFmicy'Nlio!**. James L. Malono, the champion pool player of tho world, defeated Frank Potttneyor, tho well known Lo- .gansport pool expert last night »t Will rrosch'a billiard hall, in tho presence ol about one hundred interested ipeo- tatore. The gamo closed, Malone, 150, Pottmoyer, 95. The cue manipulators did eome very clover work at different points In the game, and at times tho local man showed up Tory Strongly. He h&d tho gamo in his grwp at the stretch, but like many a good thing, the prize slipped through his fingers when he "foil down" on an oasy shot. Mr. Malono, tho victor, then gave a very pretty exhibition of fancy shots andoleyor original tricks with the balls. This part of tbe exhibition was 'much enjoyed. Following are some of tho shots siren by tho expert iMt night, with full explanation!. Probably tho prettiest shot of the IveniuR wai that shown in diagram A brilliant shot was that when the balls were arranged as in diagram No, 2. Mr. Malono pocketed the four -JC DIAGRAM NO 1. No. 1, whereby six b»lli were pocketed with one atroke. It is itrictly an exhibition shot, na the balls would neror be placed that w»,y in a game. They wero set about a foot behind the aldo pocketi and exactly between the two. The balls wore carefully "fror.an" with the middle pair about four or flve inches apart. The outside balls pointed exactly to tho corner pockets. The cue ball was driven in between the object balls and as a result they all rolled into the pockets as shown by the dotted lines. Awarded Highest Honors—World's Fair. •DR; DIAGUAM NO. 2. balls in different pockets in one shot. With force and "English" the object ball li crossed into pocket No. 2, and tho cue ball curves outward, touching and pocketing; the ball in front of No. 5 as it passes, and going on to the ball in pocket No. 4, which also falls into the hole. The fourth ball goes down the cushion from the shock it got while ••frozen" to tho first object ball and drops into tho No, 6 pocket. Diagram No. 3 shows a shot made by Mr. Milone which combines both stroke and "English." In the four clustered balls there Is no shot which \ I a o \ N C LAID TO THE LONG REST- THE B)Dr OF BERNARD HAMEL, THE UNFORTfJNATK GERMAN, 13 INTERRED DIAGKA.M NO. 8. would be of value, so the ball farthest from the four is selected. With "English" it takes tho angle thus on three cushions and goes Into No. 5 pocket. In the shot shown 5n diagram No. 4 between the object ball whioh faced the No. 1 pocket an* the ball that Malono aimed at, three other hall* intervened. A close look at the shot showed that the ball to be pocketed MOST PERFECT MADE. ' * pure Grape Cream i* Tartar Powder. Free . iom Ammonia, Alum o.-my other adulterant ') 40 YEARS THE STANDARD. DIAGRAM KO. 4. was quite in line with the pocket, and if played straight would strike at about the point of the pocket. By putting on the ••English" tho ball started for tho cushion, but before it reached it the English had its eltect, and the red ball fell into tho pocket as smoothly as though it had been driven straight from the cue. Lord Be»consflclil Cherished EnglUb primroses as the sweetest of flower?. But neither roses lilies, nor buttercups are sweeter than tbemouih ol that fair one'who uses SOZODOSr daily to keep her teeth white aa the driven snow, and her gums red as June roses. large I»cle«atton From Kelt*™*. The Kokomo Rebekabs will fee entertained by their sisters In this city A delegation of one By ths 41. A. B. Po«V»o. 14, the Dead nan WM a Member-It e Coroner Will Bender a Verdict of Accidental Beat* I*. Aeeordanee With the Evidence at Hand— «r». Hamel Almost Pro»trated-So Sew Developments In tfce Besai k«Me CMe-Home S*«H Change Foncd on the Body. After viewing the remains ol Bernard Hamel, whose disappearance and death hare been chronicled In this paper, the coroner will today return a verdict of accidental death. It la the officer's theory, gathered from the tea. timony given at the inquest, that >be old German went to the vicinity of the did weHwith-a purpose, and lh»t he fell headlong Into the hole. The same accident might have happened to anyone venturing near the well, as the grounl la very irregu'ar about the opening, and there is more or lead of the obstructions and trash usually found neai 1 a wagon repair shop. The body was finally thawed out about noon Sunday, and the corona? examined the remains thoroughly. One silver dollar, a dims, and a nickel were found between the vest and coat near the collar, where they had probably rolled from the vest pocket, when Hamol fell head downward into the pit. The wallet usually carried by the dead man was not to be found. Yesterday morning the police visited the scene of tbe finding of the bofly, and made a careful examination o' the neighborhood, but without result. The pocket book might have dropped from tho old man's pocket accidentally but there are many people who are holding to the murder theory, who will call attention to the fact that the purse is missing as a circumstance pointing to their solution of the deep mystery as the correct one. The coroner's examination showed that Earners nock had not been broken In thu fall. Thfire was sand In his hair, besides the mud on his face, but no signs of any deadly wounds or even serious hurts could be found. An abraaion on his cheek that could easily have resulted from the fall was the only injury noted except scratches on his legs. Crowds of curious people filled Kroegor & Strain's ehop until late Saturday night and at different times Sunday, seeking a sight of the body,and discussing the different points of the terrible mystery that cloaks the death of Hamel so effectually as to defy penetration. The old well and the scene of tho recovery of Hamel's body also had numerous visitors Sunday. The funeral was held at 2 p. m. yesterday from the Hamel residence in Shulutown. Tho G. A, R. had charge of tbe services, and Chaplain W. R Wones Officiated. The bereaved widow, who has been almost prostrated by the blow, has tho sympathy of the entire community. The deceased was a member of Co. D, 12ch ind. Vol. lot. He was a hrolher-in law of .ex-county commissioner, Henry Schwalm, George Helronemous and John Wooeter. A daughter, Mrs. John Fohrer, is the only child. Drink McLinn's Kolatona. J)e«lli of Mr*. Hasan Mrs. Susan MoMillen died at the residence, No. 123 Sycamore street last night at 9 o'clock, of paralysis, aged 75 years. The deceased was the widow of James McMillan, who settled in Noble township In 1830. She was one of tho old residents of the county, having moved to h«r late residence from Noble township at the death of her husband about fifteen years ago. Mrs MoMlllen had been for several years unable to sea, and a sister, Mrs. Lizzie Knowlton had lived with her. The death came without warning. Ine deceased was a most estimable woman, and had been for many years a member of the First Presbyterian church. Tba time for the funeral will bo announced tomorrow. Hejnnrd Was Too Sly. About fire hundred people joined in a fox drive at. Grass Creek Saturday. No foxes were seen during the day. .W- H. Wharfield, the furniture man, ist a valuable horse, which died on the way homo. The Modern InralM Has" tastes medicinally, in keeping with other luxuries. A remedy must ba pleasantly acceptable in form, purely wholesome in composition, truly beneficial in effect and entirely free from every objectionable quality. If really 111 he consults a physician; If cocstipated he uses the gentle amily laxative Syrup of Figs See our grand Jine of Imported nov. elty dress goods sale; prloe 48 cente, worth 90 cents— The Bee Hive. ED OYER THE Received the Following Telegram Yesterday. OTTO KRAUS, Logansport, Ind. We have about 8000 pair of sample shoes whioh we ! will close 35o on the dollar. Can you use them. Ans. JOHN N. THOMAS, M'f g. Co. Wired Answer -We will take them all-Our Mr. Swigart left on the first train to close the deal. We have also made an offer upon 500 pairs of the celebrated Peerless Gaiters worth $5 which will sell, if offer is accepted, at $1.25 All Suits will be removed to the second floor; Overcoats to the third floor, Our entire first floor will be devoted to this Mammoth Sale of Drummers or Agents Sample Shoes the combined line of forty drummers, some are slightly soiled from handling These shoes will arrive in a few days upon receipt we will give a full discription-there will be some remarkable values. To our out- of-town and country customers we will say—stop when in town and get the benefit as this great sale will be in full blast before the next issue of this paper. Remember that during the sale we will show Big Bargains in Clothing. Withhold Your Purchase. You Will be Well Repaid. OTTO KRAUS. Grant o-day Commencing Tuesday. Feb 19 and continuing for one week at the store of Flanegin & Crismond, There will be a grand display of Majestic Steel Ranges A sweeping invitation is extended to all to call and examine this wonderful steel range Majestic. In order to practically demonstrate the wonderful working of the Majestic range, one of these ranges will be kept in constant operation baking biscuits, etc., which together with delicious drip, coffee and cream will be served free to all. The Majestic MTg Co. will be represented by their salesmen who will be pleased to meet all who call at the store of Flanegin & Crismond, Sole Agents for Logansport.
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