The Carroll Sentinel from Carroll, Iowa on April 13, 1894 · Page 11
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. 40 wen swore on he* decks and rAv- 1 net hold. They quarreled tncessaht- •hftuting, pushing, kicking, brandish- knlvesnnd ciitlnsses and pouring out dung maledictions and threats that to a I tervld race could mean nothing short, 5an instant Intention to revel In blood, 4 never staying the main operations to lie personal disputes. Chiton has a Koran \vhich straitly forbid!. 'InU, yet tlmArab is by instinct and aple a thief. A pattern of piety when 9 happens to be no chance of profitable . .uery ( saintly in his observances of pre' IcMbed ceremonials inside a mosque or when he has leisure for prayers outside, a lotld talker about the duty of obedience to God and the prophet, he is the very flowi-r of brigands and bandits when he can BU- Cutely lay, hands on'another man's goods. Nor does he heed discipline more than iv- Hglon, for whatever deference he may pro- lew for authority pillage transforms him Into a rebel. No sooner had the band about me got to Work than It was a howling, disorganized toob, regardless alike of leader, order and tinlty of Interest. Civilization teaches the value ot concerted action. The barbarian lacks the art to understand the use of combination in crime. Tho art and policy of a judicious division of spoils arc beyond him. Consequently in that scene of clamorous contention each rogue simply seized nnd made oft With what he could gather, defending his booty with tooth and claw after the manner of his fellow savages, the wolf and tiger. Standing idly by I took a grim delight in noting how they thwarted and hindered themselves and what time and energy ,they devoted to bootless scuffling. As the cargo diminished the struggle .grew hotter and the hubbub louder. Curses and recriminations rose shrill and fierce, foces were black and swollen with avarice, eyes ablaze with anger, and I really .thought the thing would end in a flood of i _ i TWbuldst thou hove all, O son of a doR, Ihd leave none to rue?" "I will let thy life out ere parting with nn ounce weight to thee." "May Azrael [the an«el of death] .wlze thee nnd drag thee to perdition, thou ioul thief." "Calamity make thy leg bare." "May scorpions eat thy heart out, thou unjust man." "Alalec [the keeper of hades] have tbee eternally iu his keeping." "May thy bands rot for thoir greediness, O most , Wicked of robbers." "Mayest thou seethe In the fiery flood," such were some of the .cries with 'which the pillagers carried on •> their scramble, In the midst of the strife, when the tumult was at its height and the company so Intent ou clutching and tearing from each other that they had no eyes for anything else, suddenly there rung out a startled cry that sent burdens rolling on the deck and bands gripping in girdles for pistol or blade. "Enemy, enuray!" yelled a man who chanced to look out to sea, andsureenough there, less than u tcuth of a league off, were two large,boats full of men coming swiftly - toward us under the combined impulsion of sail and our. Perhaps n sixth of o league •beyond these rode at anchor a vessel of •trange rig and build, from which it was plain they had come. The crew on board the Bird of Paradise acted with the valor of surprised thieves. Evidently of the mind that half a loaf is better than no bread, many of them leaped Into the boats alongside and tried to make «ff with what booty they had managed to secure. But before they could get away the strangers wore among them, and in a twinkling half the boats were floating keel op. It was surprising to see the rapidity with which bout after boat canted o\vr and emptied its contents, human and ii ,+nimate, into tho son. A push, tliu touo fan oar, a jerk ou bows or stcru'seemed i It. But skill always gives an idea o , and it was plain the present performer were plaving familiar parts. ' Th,e follows in the water spluttered, be , lowed and threatened, but oa thu tongu •was the only weapon they wore able to us with any freedom, their opposition scare «ounte<l as a hindrance. The strangers lai •bout them with their oars with such vino and dexterity, such Ilghtnlnglike quick neu and precision, that ere one could sa the thing had well begun hardly a boat remained right side up. ' Having worked confusion in the wate the conquerors cauie clambering over th •idea of the brig, t heir ugly crooked sword , in their teeth and a light in their eyes tha WM uglier than the gleam of their stee There waa u pretense of resistance by th . remainder of tho first comers, but before there was any chance of slaughter tho; were dodging about tho deck and playiuj bide and seek about tho masts. At this signal ot surrender weapons were put up with a promptness that would have • .astonished one entirely iguoraut of Aral W»y«, and with one uouord all hands—flrs comers and last aliku—fell to the old game, only that now Instead of being lowered luU •boat* the goods were thrown into the sea, • which was soon quickly mottled with bales ?, and boxes. It did not take long to relieve 1 the brig of her curvo, and as soon M the Ipftt bale was overboard the robbers follow- all it to continue the scrimmage outside. ; ( ,For me who remained 011 the brig there 'WM no lack of entertainment. There was 1 Wbilaration amounting at times to a pl«w- W*bl«excit«iii«ut I" watohiug the ulmbl*- i Bfp and strnlts of the coinbatunU and th* • imquenoy with which booty changed hauds. ;-Tbf incidents were «ft«ii such as would MT* made a crowd of spectators on Uiore N*r with delight. Now there would bit a ot men inextricably entangled as it ffpt teem, and just as you thought the lot t go down together a lucky boat would .... dear. U'hun there would be exciting puriuit and capture, or the runaway, gtv- ? |ngaUiUattention to iu pursuers, would y.WW into the oiutobus of u skirmisher lying 1 in wait ou the outskirts. • Again a cluster ot buuts would bo looked : tab)«tort of pontoon bridge, which would •way and rock for awhile till iu the energy ' at ths action it would suddenly tilt or ca, piccuiug meu and goodt into the wa- Or agttlu two wen wrestling would their balance and turu over like r#- Ing buoys, to come up blinking, splut- _• and streaming ut the mouth as if r wire automatic pumps. Then, stittk- iwlves roughly like • couple of dogs, they would probably U!OM repeat the same dlvurtlug per- Tuus the snort went on wiUi 4«ty of incident, and no blood- loould soo to mar the enjoy the combatants drew away t We, for betldei the tenduitcy of uuoh , 'tie Ul*prcud thtiebbfiigUdu wunourry- I th* ware* out to «ea, making U ueoun- ' to follow them. It wu« clear the laut I were getting moat of thu upoil. A t the others, dodging and watching .. oUttUce, managed to uiuku off, curry- freight for bailout, hut thu fruquout I to ttud fro beUvoun the center of war „ too •uuhoi'cd uhlp told whuru moxt of I Blunder wtw going. urwuo roupurn with a Uthu of the and speed of plratu*. Iu epltu of the twl iu Ubolcua coutentlou, In spite eapturua, MomwaaulU uml the and one egreglouii hludruucoa, indulged in as might nlmo?t Appear from a spirit of sheet frivolity, the harvest was quickly irnthered, and very Soon thn only floating objects to'be seen Were the ship with her bo»ts near at hand and in the distance other boats running for life with the tide. As the diversion declined my mind naturally reverted to my own miserable condition. \Vhnt was to become of mef Was 1 to be left to my own devices with a stranded ship and no commons? And If so, what should I do? Should 1 make my way ashore and risk the savageness of man and beast or remain on the brig to await developments? While 1 was thus thinking and debating, a bont put olf from the pirate ship and came toward me. Coming alongside' its crew climbed on board the brig, and judging it I.est to be civil I received them with a profound salaam and a cordial marhaba, or welcome. 1 might have saved my pains. Instead of returning my salutation the lender came forward with drawn sword, demanding to know whether there was any treasure on board and intimating that if he caught me in a lie my throat would be out on the spot. I assured him that 1 knew of no treasure, but invited them to search for themselves since there might be secret recesses in the ship that I bad not discovered. "Thou sbtilt be guide," said the follow, "and, as Ujou valucst thy life, a true one. Perhaps thou knowest the taste of steel." I meekly complied, conducting them faithfully into every corner above and below, for the fear of death gives wondrous fidelity. They examined very deliberately ns they went along, probing with their sword points into dark recesses and sounding with tho hilts the boards for concealed chambers, sometimeseven kicking furiously in their fits of chagrin us-time passed and no discovery war? made. Their bad humor showed itself also In an ugly inclination to hold me responsible for their ill luck. They would spurt out angry questions about the former occupants of the brig, and before I could" reply turn upon mo with menaces thatmore than once fairly brought my heart to my mouth. One fellow, muttering that I was playing the innocent just a little too much, thrust at me ferociously with his sword, saying that f I did not wish to be cut in two I had bet- xr make a clean breast of it. Fortunately was not close enough to do damage, and on my answering him, with a fervency that must have carried conviction to the heart of a stone, that I knew no more than he did, ho passed on with a curse on my stupidity and blindness. j Fueling their way foot by foot and tak- ng nothing for grunted, they went over the whole interior of the ship—hold, forecastle, sabin, officers' quarters and all—question- ng, contradicting, threatening, and every minute getting more and more frightful with looks of disappointment and rage. My poor belongings they scattered like chaff, appropriating what they considered worth carrying away and effectually dis- | posing of the remainder by cutting and tearing it into shreds and then throwing the rags into the sea. Beside my clothes they took all my weapons (save a pistol I had hidden) and all the ammunition they could find, but by good chance I was able to save my mother's Bible and Duncan's pipes and Isabel's two bunches of white lieathcr, treasures which, as you may suppose, were almost as my life to me. To this were added some powders and pills left by Mr. Watson. Tho rifling done, I was peremptorily ordered ou deck, and I ascended alone. This arrangement puzzled mo, but I was soon enlightened. In a few minutes a thin column, of smoke curled up through the afterhatch; then another roso farther forward, then another and another till the several volumes spread and blended into a thick cloud. I was sorry to see the brig's fate sealed in this way. Wo had been friends long, and she had saved mo when there was no hope. But what could I do to save her? When tho fire hud got a sufficient hold to Insure its speedy victory, tlfc Incendiaries reappeared, and one of them pointing with Ilia sword to tho boat alongside growled that I might get in. In an instant I was down and crouching meekly in the bows, where I was likeliest to bo out of the* way. The others followed cjuickly, and wo rowed away, leaving the Bird of Paradise in a Klieet of flume. Almost in the same moment my company of rats sprang into the water and struck out gallantly (or tho uhore, Iu spite of four I cquld not help giving them a hearty "well done" for fare- welL PUN OF THE LEADERS. It t§ Their Intention to Crowd the Tariff Debate. HOUSE PROGRAM TOR THIS WEEK, Appropriation Mill* Will Have night ot Way— Postal tllll Flrnt on the list—Con- nutnr nnd Diplomatic till! Wilt Open Up n Wide Ranijre of Ucbate Touching tile Numerous Diplomatic Controversies. WASHINGTON, April 9.—If the plans of the Democratic leaders of the senate rto not miscarry, the eenate will devote itself almost exclusively this week to the consideration of the tariff bill. Their plan is to have the bill taken up each day immediately after the conclusion of the routine morning business, which means that thoy desire as much of the morning hour, which usually lasts until 2 o'clock, as possible, and cut out the discussion of miscellaneous subjects, many of which ore introduced when a question like the tariff bill is under discussion for the purpose of obtaining delay. They may not succeed in getting such an order as this, but the effort in that direction is a declaration of their intention of crowding the debate along as rapidly as possible. The Democratic members of the finance committee will also undertake to extend the. daily sessions until 0 o'clock, which will most likely be resisted by the Republicans. Other questions which may receive attention during the week are Chinese .treaty, tho Russian thistle bill and the resolution providing for the coinage of Mexican dollars in this country. Program In the House. 'Appropriation bills will have right of way in the house during the week. It is the intention of the house managers to push ahead with these bills and get them out of way as soon as possible. Some in the house are alarmed at the slow progress made in the senate with the tariff bill and the seernipg indifference of those in charge of it. They think .by clearing np the work of tho house the country i will see that any responsibility which may exist will lay at the door of the senate. The principal items of difference involved in the postal bill is that of the subsidy to the fast southern mail. It may require two days to dispose of this single item. After the postal bill is disposed of tho consular and diplomatic bill will be disposed of. This bill will probably be made a basis for a general review of tho foreign relations of the government. The matters -connected with the attempt to restore Queen Lilioukalani will again bo thrashed over. The Brazilian resolution and the action of Admiral Stautou will come in for their share of attention, as will also Bluefields, Nicaragua, incident and perhaps the wreck of the Kearaargo In fact, the debate will probably take wide range and may touch upon any of the numerous diplomatic controversies pending The Bluefields incident, involving the enforcement of the Monroe doctrine, coupled perhaps with an intimation of bad faith on tho part of Great Britain in carrying out tho award of the Bering sea tribunal, will probably attract the bulk of. attention. Tho chances are the discussion of these sub- jecta will consume the remainder of the week after tho postoftice bill is completed, but if not, the house will go ahead with tho army bill. The river and harbor bill will follow. RELIGIOUS EDUCATION SOCIETY. :%% [CONTINUED.] BIG GATHERING AT SALT LAKE. •ourlh Aiiiuml Coiilurimco ot tln> Luttor May Suliitu In Sus»li,n. SALT LAKH, April 7.—Tho tilth annual conference of the church of Jesus Christ of the Latter Day Saints convened in the tabernacle Friday. Many prominent leaders of the church occupied tho stand. Wilt'ord Woodruff spoke of tho testimonies which had been left on record, by all the holy prophets from Adam down concerning the raising up of n prophet in the latter days to establish ;he church. Elder J. H. Cannon was hankful that a vijst majority of tlio Lut> tor Day Saints wore striving to live their religion, but realised that thuru was still •oom for improvement. Tho conference was addressed by Elders HobenT. Geant, John Henry Smith and George Teusdulo. The luttor sixiko >rlofty ot his labors with dm Apostles Young and Smith in tliu Mexican mis- ilon. Elder John Henry Smith said tho Gutter Duy Saints hud beuti taught to ilace their affairs iu such u condition as would enable them to weuthur disasters ud become un objuot lesson to ull people. He urged the people to patronize industries. Celebrated IU Fifth Annlvar»»ry In the Cnpitul City. WASIIINQTON, April «.—The fifth anniversary of the organizution of tho American Society 1 of Religious Education was celebrated Sunday night by u public meeting ut tho First Congregational churcn. General John Eaton, ex-United States' commissioner of education, pro- tided, and addresses were made by Bishop John F. Hurst, at the head of the project for establishing u notional Methodist university at Washington, on "Tho Bible and Recent Discoveries," and by Rev. Gilbert of Indianapolis, general secretary, npon tho work of tho society. In tho afteu-HOon the Sunday School Teachors"ciub, one of tho departments of tho society work, hold a mooting, presided over by Associate Justice Brewer of tho supremo court of the United States. Tho report of the registrar showed thut local qlubs hud boon established in 34 states und four Canadian provinces, with u totui mumburshiu of nearly 10,000. I'uulbtllly of Silver Convention, WABIIINOTON, April 0.—Concerning tho possibility of a silver convention to bo hold iu the near'futuro, Professor A. J. Wuruor of tho Bimotullio louguo suid: "That tho nest oonvolition is to be held iu Washington at or near the timu of thu Arrival of Coxuy's army is an absurdity. , At least tho Bimutullio league bus nothing to do with such u plan. Wu do not know of any such convention to bo huld •/HAT LAWMAKERS_ ACCOMPLISHED llj,umo.« Tn Ion-*'* L:i«w Marie by ttie tale Legislature. t»ES MOINF.S. April 9 —When the leg- istnture quit bu-jfness last Friday it left a prt-tty fair record for work. Import t measures passed besides the mulct law were: Abolishing the fee system of paying sheriffs, county recorders, justic< 3 of the peace and constables; preventing the coloring yellow of imitation butter; provid ing for milk inspection; providing a new plan for selecting jurors; prohil> iting directors or trustees of state banks from drawing salaries as such; providing an additional judge for the supreme court and allowing that body to divide itself in two sections to hear causes, decisions to be concurred in ly at least four judges; requiring insurance companies to submit their policies to the state auditor for inspection and prohibiting the usu of the 80 per cent clause; providing for a revision of the code; pi hibiting the sale of cigarettes or tobacco iu any form to minors under 10; confining Imut6r.s to the highways; locating nn asylum for the insane at Cherokee; giving women the right of elective franchise in certain mnncipal and school matters, and allowing cities of over 25,000 to pro-, vide police matrons. After July 4 operators must pay their employes every two weeks in lawful money, and must not at any time withhold more than three weeks wages. In future county seat fight signers of petitions are liable to be called into court to establish their identity and prove their residence. Indigent children can in the future se- cure^chool books at the expense of the district if the local boards are willing. Poultry to the value of $50 for each family, and all poultry owned by women are exempted from execution. All registered pharmacists will hereafter be exempt from jury duty. This was the first bill thut passed both houses and received the governor's signature. The state has declared war against the Russian thistle, and it is made the duty of every f tinner and railroad corporation to cut all theso pests by Sept. 10. Unless this is done, tho road overseer will perform this service and tax up the expense to tho laud. iK'Boards of education may appoint an agent to handle school books on giving proper bond. The manner of assessing state taxes will be changed, and instead of providing for a "a-mill levy" the state will raise $l,d50,000 for the comjng year, and ;he rate will be determined by " the total assossnient. Railroad trains no longer need stop at grade 'crossings, or other lines, if the company operating the line will put in an interlocking switch or adopt some other "safty device" for the protection of wsseugers. County supervisors will from now on )e required to levy a special road fund of not exceeding 1 mill, the legislature hav- ng made this duty obligatory. All fraternal beneficiary associations will now bo required to file articles of incorporation and make annual reports to the anditor of state. MPAN TO BUILD_NEW WARSHIPS. trnfavofabto reefing Canned by Sending Troop* Into Korea, SAN FRANCISCO, April 9.—The steatn- Bnlgic brings Japanese news up to Macrh 24, as follows: The emperor of Germany has Intimated his intention of presenting the emperor and empress of Japan with a pair of porcelain vases as a momenta of the imperial silver Wedding. Two new • political parties are being brought into existence in Japan. One is a fiscal association for developing the resources of the country on an economic basis; the other an agrarian league, .pledged to further the interests of the fanning classes. The king of Korea has refused to grant Russia permission to lay a submarine cable between Vladivstock aiid Gensan. The Korean minister of state is said to favor Russian interests. Tho Korean government is levying special taxes for the purpose of creating a navy. A native paper reports that Japan is about to build two new warships of 15,000 tons each. The Japan Gazette says Hiat the action of China in sending troops into Korea to punish brigands is 'causing much unfavorable feeling in Japan and is said to be a violation of the treaty of Tientsin. Surrendered to the Insurgents. BUENOS AYRES, April 9.—Notwithstanding the order of the Brazilian government forbidding the transmission of dispatches from Rio Grande do Sul, advices have reached here that tho government gunboat Cane has surrendered to the insurgent.fleet at Rio Grande do Sul. The land forces of the insurgents number 6,000 men, all of whom are well armed and plentifully supplied with provisions. The Portuguese warships Mindelo and Albuquerque, having on board Admiral da Gama, have sailed hence. Their destination is not known. Willing to Go With Any Ministry. SANTIAGO. April 9.—The s ministerial crisis here continues. President Jorge Month has, it is said, declined to join any party, but has declared he is willing to go with any ministry that is supported by congress nnd the country. It is likely a coalition ministry, made up of Liberals and Conservatives, will be formed. England Will Retain Uganda. LONDON, April 9.—It is announced that Lord Rosebery Ims decided that Great Britain shall retain Uganda, and that after that this kingdom shall have a local administration. Good Blood Is ESSENTIAL TO HEALTH,! You cannot hope to be* if your If you are troubled withS 1 BOILS, ULCERS- I PIMPLES, SORES #your blood is bud. A few bottles of 8. S. S. willS p thoroughly cleanse the system, remove all iro-3 5 purities and build you up. All manner of t 1 — t ishas ate CLEARED AWAY |ibv its use. It is the best blood remedy on earth y Thousands who nnxe used it say so. .K •' My blood was badly polsoncit last year, which got mjn £5 whole system out of nrdcr—diseased and a constantsourctf &of suffering no appetite, na enjoyment of life. Two bottlel' WH*M JKM b rovl ght me right out. There it no bettei * ffOKv^l remedy for blood diseases. , •SSfKlKM JOHN GAVIN. Dayton. Ohio. j Treatise on blood and skin diseases mailed free.) SWIFT SPECIFIC CO., Atlanta,Ga. IIo\v They Spent Sunday at LumouU LAMONI, la., April 9..—Sunday was principally occupied by the Latter Day Saints in Sunday school exorcises. Tho teachings in tho auditorium were conducted by F. McDowell of northern Iowa, assisted by Roush of Maquotoka, who guve his audience a well rendered digest of doctrinal views. The audienoo room will seat 800 and was crowded. The basement was also taxed to its utmost capacity with 800 listeners to the boy preacher, Elder Evans of Canada, who gave them a brilliant discourse. WuntH Henvy l>itm»ge». CBDA.R RAPIDS, April 0.—In the superior court John Rericha, Hlod suit against C. Magnus and the Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul railroad for 115,000 damages for personal injury. Ho was working on an ice chute which was wrecked by a locomotive running into a guy rope. Indicted for Jury llrlblng at Ottumwa Om-MWA, la., April !».—The grand jury hits indicted E. E. Harued, a promi- ont undertaker, on three counts for jury bribing. Ho has boon arrested. Ex-County Auditor James Hicks was also indicted and gave bond for embezzlement ol county funds. TILLMAN "DEFINES HIS POLITICS. Died From Effects of Burns-. LONDON, April ».—Miss Owons Blackbum, a well known Irish authoress died from the effects of burns through the upsetting of a lamp. Miner* Uold i> Stormy Mooting. CBIPPLE CUEKK, Cglo,. April U.—Tho j iners held a stormv meaHnfr Snmlnv nt ULPHUR ITfERS Poor Weak and | Weary Mothers / Raise Puny, Pindling Children. Sulphur Bitters Will make them Strong, hearty And healthy. Send 3 2-ccnt rtamps to A. P. Ordway & Co., Boston, MOM., for best medical work publbbed Douvcr I'ollcu Mudtllu ArvuuteuU. DBNVKU, April 7.—Arguments were hottrd Friday before tho supremo court u tho quo wurrauto proceedings in the ttre and police board case, and tho attor- eye(w«re given until Monday an which to Hie additional briofc, and a decision iotfling the whole unwholesome affair is xpeoted Wednesday morning. In his rgumout Attorney General Engloy re- erred to hu ttxcejleuoy us his venerable hgUuuoy. ttuvuruur Tlllmau nuturuiluuil. COI.UMIJU, H. C,, April 7.—Mayor iokau of Charleston conferred with uvonwr Tilliniu) oomiorjiing thu guv- .•nor's proclamation assuming control of ;he nolieu to curry out tho disponum'y uw. (Jovonuir Tillmuusuid! "1 do not itoiid to huvu any more dodging or host* tiling in enforcing tho luw. 1 lmvo hud uderstttudiiig whioh is likoly to pro- out; further tiioliuu iu Charleston. in Washington,, nor do I believe there j llot lmvo ""», '"V, 1 ' 1 ,' 1 , will bo one. The Bimetallic league, ' ' however, has considered thu advisability of holding u vast silver convention somewhere in tho south, possibly ut Memphis. No arrimKoinunts have boon made, and tho time ban not buou set. It Is even not decided Unit thu convention will bo held," All IUuU* Wuru Saved. WABIIINUTON, April t».—Suiwriutoud- eut Klmbull of thu life saving bureau re- oolvoil u telegram from tho M. 13, Cox llfo saving station on Long Island, saying: Schooner Beujmuln U. Church, Captain Allon, struck ou outer bar. All bauds wuru suvod by thu lifu bouts. • Muutvrtiy u ¥lrot Olw«« Vumul, VALUSJO, Cal., April O.—Tho Unitixl Status coast dufunsu ship Monterey 1ms gouu to San Diago for drill ami target practice. Thu board of nuvul iuspoutors which roooutly conducted tho trihl trip ut' thu Aiuuturoy huvu Muishud tliuir labors, and will report to thu suorutury of thu navy that thu Mouturuy is Hint class in uvury resptiot, and that her urew in wull drilled, and, uor officers com- to llu » True l(«ikreitutitittlve of Juf- furiiuiiluii Democracy, COUUMIIU, S. C., April 0.—While the oyos of all tho people of the United StuUw, in consequence of tho recent ul- logod insurrection in Darlington, are npon him, Governor Tlllman comes to the front with the suggestion of 40 up- heuvul in national Clitics. Whilo a Press corroapoiulont was at thu executive mansion thu governor r<jud a lotUr ho had reculved from a western Populist in which thu writer said that thu only thing ho did not udmlro about the governor's political course so fur was thut he did to come out Buuurely nnd cull himself a Populist. Thu governor then culled attention to the fact that many of tho northern ami western papers wuru speaking of him as tho Populist governor. Then, after a miners held a stormy meeting Sunday a Anaconda. President Caldorwc.J o the union miners declared acceptance o the mine owners schedule suicidal to or ganizod labor, but John Wilson urges the wisdom of accepting, as minera havi to work in other Colorado camps for $3.35 to fa.50 per day. William Eabi doau, regarded as a traitor in camp, then attempted to speak, but was hustled off the stand amid much excitement, dis armed and run out of the country, being threatened with death, it is said, if h< returned. Tho miners rejected with cheers the mine owners proposition oi |3.03 >4 p«r day of eight hours. Cuyler Soliultz Convicted of Murder. ST. PAUL, Neb., April 9.—The jury in tho Schultz murder case brought in a verdick of guilty of murder in the second degree. Judge Kendall sentenced Schultz to the penitentiary for twenty years. Well Known Author Dead. DENVEII, April «.—Rev. W. M, Thompson, aged 87, well known author of "The Land and the Bopk," and for <5 years a missionary in A«ta Minor died at his daughter's home iu this city. Church itnd School Utmtroyed. NEW YORK, April 0.—St. Augustine Catholic church was destroyed by fire. The fire extended to the parochial school building adjoining, which was also destroyed. Loss, |45,000. Montgomery Caiueorutvd » Coadjutor, SAN FRANCISCO, April 9.—Tho consecration of Rev. George Montgomery a coadjutor to the bishop of Monterey and Las Angeles, took place iu St. Mary's cathedral. little deliberation, said: "Yes, they call mo u Populist, I will toll them that I am true and tho only rourosentutivo of Jull'ursonlan Dumooruuy in the lead in Amoni'UH politics today, Let mo tell you, 1 dou't sue anything uhoud now but for thu southurn Dumouruts to combine their forcos with thu western Populists mid go into thu imxt national campaign on now parly linus. Tho northeastern Dumouruts uml Uupublloiins ato now to- gothur. It is u combination of the mon eyed lliumirUt mid Writer. .uio, April U.— lion King's newspaper friends stood by the bier of tho Michigan luiuiDrwt ami writur ut thu l'n<*n ulub Sunday afternoon and uppro- prlulo sorviws \voru hold by themumburs Iu honor of tluur departed associate, A committeo was uppointud to accompany the body to Ht. Josoph, whore the burial Will tttko jluuu Tuasduy, TELEGRAPHIC NEWS IN BRIEF. By a powder explosion at Brlnton, Pa., three men wero killed and four injured. Mitchell Alexander, ex-member ot the legislature, committed sulcidb by haug- ilig at MUlillesboro, Ky, Hubert Jones, it farmer o( Marlonsvllle, Ky., killed his wife, luothvr-iu-luw and itiuisttlf. Albert Winter and llud Sears have been ludlotud at Ottumwu, Iu., for the murder of Douglas Walsh Juno Ut, 1803. George Grookur, sou of thu late Charl es Crocker of San Francisco, is reported engaged to Mm. Kmma U. Kuthorford. The Democrats eleetuil Uioir entire city tlckut in Duveiiport, la., and four out of six aldermen. A heavy vutu was pulled. Latter Day Saints, lusossUmut haiuonl, !»., agruwl to discourage the usu of tho term Mormon. ' Governors of southern states favor gov- erumtmt ownership «m| control of the Klcaraguun uauul. Marietta, O., pioneers culubrutud the town's KMtli aunivenuiry, Douglas Putman, a son of tlm foumlur, presided, William Wood 111 1 p;i,sseU fufgud notes for several hundrvd dollars oib thu I'Hrst National bank at Matllsou, Iu., uu4 escaped, dvsurtlug Uls family, Grand Miibler Workiuiiu Sovereign of tho Knights of Ijilmr will answer the hi rial u res of (he American Hankers 1 tuso- ulutlnu iu an uddrehsut LlltleUoek, Ark., soon. Kvery ilejmrlnu<ut of Ihu I)laiii»inl Plate liluiM company ut Kokomo, liul., has ivsuiucd opentlioiiH, with StK) men at work nl a reduction tif lit) ja-r cent In wages. Two hundred ami Iweuty-llve girls employed In Ulover's Dverull factory, Du- bui|Ue, In,, struck hecaunu the ewuimiiy refused to rvstoru their wages, which were toduuuil lust full. ROSBLLE POULTRY YARDS J. C.8CHWALI,ER, Prop. A 6ILVEB WYANDOTTE PRIZE W1KNEB. Single 0. Brown Leghorns, Golden and Silver Wyandottea, M. B. Turkeys, Sooloh Terries, best rat dog', and Poland Chinas. A ohoioe lot ot Cockerels and Pallets, M. B. Toms nod Pups for sale at rednoed prioee, must be aold to make room. J. O. 8CHWALLEU, llalbur, la IF YOU WANT TUAT RAG C4&RPET iea uglit soon lo»ve your enter with Ute an- ilsntHf wlio u now proimrvtl to do work la Uut flue oa short uot'eo. All onion received by umllln c»« of Uoxm Ourroll, Iowa, wiu r£ M!V« luiuitMlIitouttoiulon. lUimeuilwr the ulsoa. H Wonka north of Kleotrto l«tituou*o. Sign: "*'ork*<l IllUOiUm l>o«U" H. PARKER, Carroll, low*. KANNE & ZERWAS, MEAT MARKET Klib.Uuwe, oitDKua iius PROMPTI. Corner KU tuia Atfeuw ittwU, Qurou, I*. V

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