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OUR EXPORTS TO CUBft. Have Reduced One Half Since Repeal of Reciprocity. DISSOLVE THE BOND SYNDICATE, tttM Currency l?l«n Aliened to BfiVe Canned fluid Holders to.Sell— Carl lute Wilt Be- deem Central Poclflo Bonds — falter ta Meet Plenipotentiaries— New KAtloua) Bank ot Wichita— Waililbgton News. WASHINGTON, Deo. 28.— The govern' tnent of Spain, in an earnest desire to evBc(o the threatened tariff war between Cuba and the United States, has under serious and favorable consideration the cessation to Cuba of the privilege of ar- tanging her own revenue' budget, including tariffs with the United States. This Cuban budget is to be subject to the approval of Spain. The negotiations now progressing at Madrid aro partly on , these lines, but the state department authorities are proceeding nevertheless with their retaliatory ; plans, as they do not believe Spain's concessions to Cuba . can be carried out aud made bonefici al to Us for some months to come. The eignificimoo of tho mutter in its commercial and political aspects is fully realized. It is said that Spain will be careful not to relinquish her sovereignty over the island nor to permit this to become the first step toward Cuban independence. For that reason the contemplated privilege will not include "home rule." The general purpose is to give Cuba advisory powers. Her local officials will take tip the economic necessities of the island, estimate the needed revenue > from tariff duties and advise the Spanish government oiHJuties that should be levied and of other measures which ought to be taken in order to secure th'e best results for the islands. While Spain would thus retain complete sovereignty over Cuba, it is suggested that the home government would as a rule approve Cuba's revenue budget with the United States. In the present contention between Spain and the United States, the Cubans are eolicitipus of retaining their American markets for sugar, and it is , urged for this reason the local officials would undoubtedly advise a lowering of tariff duties with the United States. Spain's approval would follow; almost certainly. Her approval jn reality being largely formality performed in a desire to show her purpose of retaining sovereignty over the island. Kxportlne Home* Want Belief. While it is recognized in official circles here that this change doubtless would be beneficial to the United States, it is feared such extensive changes in the relations between Spain and Cuba cannot be made within a reasonable time and that before the United States can secure a reduction of tariffs, our trade with Cuba and Porto Rico will bo irreparably injured. The great exporting nouses of the Atlantic cities are clamoring at the doors of the state department and threaten to ask congress for some speedy action to protect their business. ' They represent that at present the United States is losing a trade of 700,1)00 barrels of flour per annum, all of our commerce in machinery formerly purchased by the Cuban* exclusively in the United States, all of the hardware and a large proportion of the potato trade, a. very important part of our exports to the West Indies. The total reduction in our exports to Cuba for the year since the lapse of the reciprocity agreement will amount to not less than 60 per cent. kxtent of the niiorlinlimtlon. |l 'The tables prepared by tho exporters •bow tho ox to nt of the discrimination •gainst tho United States product* undor tbe maximum tariff recently imposed by Bpnin, have siitiKtied tho stato department tluit thoro is no opportunity for Americans unless the tariffs are abated. All the arguments of Spain iu <?xt. imu- tion of her action in,iiiQreuHl»£ tlio duties have been bused on thu contention it was mn inevitable consequence of tho repeal of the reciprocity agreement by our tariff act and that this was to exclude the United States front the benefits of the minimum tariff, no mutter what the disposition of the Spanish government may bitve been, in fact that it was tho result of oar own act. But at tho stato department it is held that thu ruoiprooU ty agreement has nothing to do with tho cage and that tho president has no discretion under thu law, but must ruiiu- POM the discriminating flag duties as •oon as he is satisfied the Spanish government is discriminating agoiuat our com- awrue, _ Ourlliltt Will Iti'deem Dnniiii. WASHINGTON, Doo, 88.— Booretuiy Carlisle bus issued a call for the United States 0 pur cunt bonds issued to thu Con- trul Pacific Hallway company due Jan. 9, IbOft, commonly known as "currency (ta," Thu bouclB will be rtxloumoil only at tho treasury department. Tho amount of tho bonds to be rwlueuiod is f3,aB8,iKKi, It baa uot yot been decided wlwthw thu money will bo puid from the Central JPa- dUu winking fund, . win T»ue our c*uu»d «••'. WfBHUJUTON, Deo. fi8,— lufonuuticm h4» reached the department of agriculture In u dispatch (Jttted Deo. 8 from , Ambassador Kuuyou at Berlin that tho local au'thorltlea of Hoilberrou, Wnrtuu. burg. Gtoruwny, uftve removoa thepro- JUWtion pluoofl on the MlB.Qf Aworloau flauued bo«f, Jt appuftw tU»t tho uutbor- tttet of pflch provjupo iuinuied tbe ounuQil prohiWtiou aud buyo full liberty tp It. ................... « HeftrcUluv Var MUilug Hte»m«n, * WAWUNttWN, Duo. ay.— At tUo instance of SMtfotury Herbert, Attaint! Bwura»- lw at Mure lultuid luw uout the crulnur out; to look fat' two stonmtmi wild KUWSUUW, which are Ututih o v«l'auu at Hita go to ttapmi trad meet the plentpoteflti- •riea of the former government, to Bid them in their negotiations for peace* Se has accepted I he invitation, and expects to leave Washington within a day or two, sailing frotn Vancouver for Yokohama on Jan. 7, unless informed of a delay iu the departure of the plenipotonti* arias. Mv, Foster goes to Japan purely in a private capacity nnd has no authority to represent or act for tho government of the United States, Viiiuju <rt«»H»rtt«, W.WM«»OTO«, pw>, ?«.— Jobu w. e, ej-BUwetuvy of ata.t8, has bov« re- DISSOLVE THE BOND SYNDICATE. Mew Currency Finn Alleged to BiAre Cnnsed Timid Holders to Sell. NEW YORK, Dec. US.—The United States government bond syndicate has dissolved-after disposing of 1)5 per cent of the issue. The remaining 05 per cent has been divided among the members. The new currency plan, it is alleged, has influenced liquidation by holders of government bond*, which has been the cause of timid holders disposing of their bonds and which caused the decline below the syndicate price. ( The new issue is now quoted at l.)7>£ to 118. WASHINGTON, Dec. S8.—Secretary Carlisle had nothing to say in regard to the published statement to the effect that the new currency plan, it was thought, was responsible for the decline of the price of the new issue of bonds to a point below the syndicate price. Assistant Secretary Curtis was of the opinion that the psnding currency bill had little, if anything, to do with the matter. The fact that some of the small holders bad liquidated their bonds, be regarded as not significant. In many cases these liquidations, he thought, were for the purpose .of raising money with which to meet obligations falling due on Jan. 1. In*Mr. ^Curtis'opinion there was no significance in the* reported fact that the syndicate had said only aft per cent of their holdings. It was his understanding that many of the large holders, particularly trust and insurance companies, had purchased the bends with a view ol holding them permanently as a security or reserve. The bonds, with accrued interest, should now be worth approximately 117.51ft on tjho basis of the purchase price. KHccHon linn Another Accident. WASHINGTON, Dec. 28.—The nrepara tion of the torpedo boat Ericcson for another trial trip has been delayed by ah accident. The castings for the new cylin ders to replace those destroyed in the last trial trip have turned 4 out to be de fective, and another set will have to be made, involving several weeks' delay. New National Dank at Wichita. WASHINGTON, Dec. 28.—The comptroller of the currency has approved th< application to organize the Exchange Na tional bunk of Wichita, Kan. Meeting of Kaniu Teacher*. TOPEKA, Kan., Deo. 2S.—The Stato Teachers' Association of Kansas conveuec in the U2 d annual meeting of the organ! cation. Owing largely ; to the reduced rates from all parts of the state the at tendance it, larger than ever before Among the prominent educators who tool part in the opening session were: Pro fessor A. 8. Draper, of the University o Illinois; Rev. Dr. Mclntyre, of Denver Colo.; Mrs. Esther A. Richardson, o Hutchinson, and C. S. Glecd, of Topoka Will Ao««pt the Denver Scule. CHBVKNNii, Deo. 2U.—The Union Paci flc shop employes have forwarded memorial to the officials in Omah promising to accept the Denver scale o wages providing tbe receivers continu to operate the shops with the presen force. Tho average reduction is 2] cents per hour for all skilled mechanics Tho committee appointed at Sunda; night's mooting will not go to Otnah until tho officials give their decision upon the petition. TELEGRAPH NEWS IN PARAQRAPHa Mrs. Pitcher, wife of General Pitcher of General Grant's staff, died in Wash ingtou. Frank Randolph stabbed himself an then took poiaoii at Emporia, Kan. H will probably die. He was a ball pluye aud of good family. Tho Argentine wheat crop is ettimutet at 1,600,000 tons. Arrangements.have been made by tb riuulturul departmmt of Victoria fo thu Khipmunt of culliwry vegetables U England during tlie winter siwson. John Buchtul, 09 yearn of uge, an Ohio plpueur, dlud at Akron. He was tho ftichoi- of tliu • Into .Tului R. Buuhtel, founder of Huuhtol oolli-ijo. Qenorul Q. U. Buoth, thu inventor of many usoful npulliuictui, oolubruted his 60th birthday at Dubuquu, la. ' A ouiiuhiK cumpnuy to employ (00 muu will be lovututl at Nuwniuu, llln. It, will havu u capital stock of (80,000. *' KnllroiidB wliluh can handle the gouth- «rn Cullfurnla trulllii are just buglnnlnu a ou wliloh bidu fair to uiuko a record iu fruit Hhlpinenu. A mull pouoh diwtlned for Hartford aud ooiittilnlnf (100 It'tttTa wa* Htolun from the depot platform lit Nuw Haveu, Couii. Cuptiiln Jsimo V. IK'iiutu, onu of the oldt'Mi «uttlurs in JohiiHon uounty, droi>- pud d«ud iu bin doorway at Iowa City, Thomus Dolton, it youug man of LutU- villi), iu., \vhllu driving iturqas tho Uur- llugtou, Cedar ItapUU uud Northern traoki wan struck by u trulu uMdiuvtuutly killed. Victor Johusou and Frank Phillip*, minura, wure fatally buraud Iu tho Kottor oottl uilue, Ottumwii, In., by the uxploiilou of u keg of powder. Siuull plooto of aliitu foil und knocked lipucks tnnu Johnwju'a Jwuip iii^o thu (io\vder. A ui«u 70 ywura old, Iu jftil In Uubuijuo, Iu., (or BtwulUiK diuiuoud Hnu*4foiu u Juwulry utoVe Ohi-iwti'uuu u'vuulnit, ju'ovua to Uu u orouk mtiuud llurrlniitoii, whosu piuturw ndornw tUu ro^uuii 1 giulury iu Chicago. Harriutfton hu» Uuvu a thluf uiaco buyhouil. ' if Uiu vftitlonw for nopurnto rvucivom for the O rug an Short Unu and UuihNortUurii ave gruuUid u uew tt'ttuwout-iuuntal uy«- loin will be foi'iuud, * MU» Coltwtu Btauffer? who wu« euuHtfed u> buuiuul J. Tlldun at the time ol uln death, wan wui'dud iu Now Ovluunx lo Uuoi'tfu a ifinif^viek. > Tbe ttutlioritlos of tUuCoUou Stated uud Jntorutttlotttti'uyuQijtlou at Atluuttt have reuelved advloiw tliut tUe Arg«wUn* Be- THE NEW JAPANESE TREATY, Unolo Sam and Mr. Jap sing "Comrades" in chorus and remark to noor Mr. China, "You're not clvfliKed, John. Get off the uarth." —Now.York World. IOWA'TEACHERS BUSY. Lively Discussion on Dividing. ' High School Studies. CLASSIFICATION 01 COLLEGES. BLIZZARD IN NEW YORK. Worst Storm Experienced In Several Years. TBAIN3 ARE STALLED, Modern Woodmen nt Den MolneB—Soil For 850,OOO For Commission Commenced lit Ouialin—Nieolnl Accepts Rand'« Olml- lengn—Town Bar Association Orgnnlzod. Two Serious Fires—Nobrnskn NeWi. DES. JI01NE8, la;, Dec. 28.—The State Teachers' association met in general lession Thursday morning. The large auditorium and galleries of Plymouth church were completely filled with delegates. President Beardshear announced committees on teachers, ' situations, finances, president's address, resolutions nnd enrollment. Professor T. B. Hutton of Alton presented the first paper, on "Should There Be More Than One Course of Study In English In the High School?" He favored one course for all. Miss Helen Clnto of Atlantic took tho opposite view, favoring different courses for children, according to positions in life. Miss Christine Benson of Des Moines gave a paper on "English in the Primary Schools." It was discussed by Principal Robins of B Davenport, J. S. Sharp of Plymouth county schools, E. E. Shelton of Burlington and others.. Miss Efflo Frazer of Ottumwa read a paper on "What Would Be a Good Course of Study in English for the High School?" Miss Anna E. McGoveru of Cedar Foils treated the subject of "Science of Primary Teaching." Clnulfylng the Colleges. Quite a controversy was had over tbe classification of colleges in Iowa. The scheme originated in 18UO and bos caused trouble each year since. The teachers from the little colleges wanted to be allowed to participate in these meetings, but the larger colleges barred them out. Tho report of the committee, allowing the smaller colleges representation, wtis laid over for one year. The school directors perfected an-or- ganizution and elected W. E. Odell of Dos Moiues president and J. H. Kooua of Des Moines secretary. The inusio teachers also organized and elected Mrs. H. R. Reynolds of Des Moines president and Miss Margaret McLouoy secretary. Blttvr If»t«r of Uiu Whites. Sioux CITY. Deo. an.—Two Sticks, the nged Indian chief, murderer of fouroow- boys nuav Pine Ridge agunoy two yean ago, will ba haugud today at tho agency, the president having refused to interfere in hiu bohalf. Two Sticks was a prominent participant ,iu the Custer massacre and iu tho Pino Ridge war and has al ways been a bitter hiitor of the whiten. Tho reports that tho Sioux aro likely to cause trouble on account of tho chief's bunging aro unfounded. Butt For 860,000 Iu (loininluloai, OMAHA, Duo. a8,—Bait hiw boon instituted iu tho district court hero by the Southern Laud company of Texas against tho Texas I.and and Cattle company iu whiub |50,0i>0 aud a large tract of Texan real eatuto ore involved. The suit is for comuiiiwionfl claimed to be due for the sale of land. In the meantime a rwtruiu ing order bus been issued enjoining tho Texas company from trausferriug tho property in controversy. CASHIER'S CROOKED METHODS. tovolopmpM* Show a Deplorable Condi, tion In Dofnnot Slntor Dunks. KANSAS CITY, Dec. 5!8.—A special .to The Journal from Marshal, Mo., says: Dr. Joseph Field, cashier of the defunct Citizens' Stock bank of Slater, haa disappeared nnd is supposed to be in Mexico. He left Friday morning for Kansas City and has uot been seen since. Official statements of the defunct Citizens' Stock bank trad the. Slntor Savings bank, which failed nt the sumo time last week, have not yet been mack 1 , but recent developments provo them to bo in a most deplorable condition. A rough estimate places the liabilities of the Citizens' bank at fr>Mt,t<0(l, with nswta of §70:i,6 ! J3. Thu worthless paper that fi^uvml in tha assets will muko tho outcome) for depositors deplorable. Tho cashier's mathoda of keeping books Jins bojn shown to bo crooked iu the extreme. Gftle on liong Island Sonnd-Several Wrecks •ml Gttmndlngs Baported—Snow Dueler Phenomenal Conditions In Nevada—Intense Gold at Sioux City and Thronfrlinut Bottth Dakota—Storm, nt Other Polu ,. LONG ISLAND CITY, L. I., Dec. 2S.— The northern shore of Long Island felt the full fury of the storm. The gale blew across the sound and several wrecks and groundings are reported. A number of isolated places on the island are cut off from communication on account of tho wires being down. The south side did not suffer so badly. A Norwegian bark which was sighted Thursday morning in distress off Far Rockaway was later in tbe day taken in tow by a tug. At Eaton's Neck the schooner Izetta, Captain Boiling, bound from Bangor, Me., to New York, went ashore during the driving snow storm. The crew of six were taken off by the life saving crew. Tho vessel will be hauled oft' as soon as possible. The freighter Tuchahoe of Providence, R, L, went ashoro at Port Washington, east oi Sands Point lighthouse, but the captain and crew were taken off in safety. The vessel was badly strained, but can be pulled off. At many points there is considerable damage reported, but nothing so far of a serious nature. • Fulled to deed the Warning. GADSDEN, Ala., Dec. ae.—BobHig- gins, when drunk, went to the home of A. J. Dempsey and tried to get in. Mrs. Dempsey was alouo, She warned him to leave, but he refused, , whereupon she put a pistol against the door aud fired, He is mortally wounded, Generosity of Governor Uredithnlge. LowELt, Mass., Dec. 20.—In pursuance of their general custom Governor and Mra. Greenhnlge entertained a bevy ofSsJ poor children Christmas, feeding them and afterwards clothing them com* pletely, besides. giving them other prea» ents. ; Chinese Minister Bobbed of Chickens. WASHINGTON, Dec. 20.—Yang Yn, the Chinese minister, is the victim of a chicken thief. Fifteen fine pullets, which were being fattened to satisfy his appetite, wore stolen from the legation henhouse a few days ago. Kansas Teachers' Association. \ TOPKKA, Kns., Dec. 20.—The thirty, second annual meeting of the Kansas State Teachers'association will beheld here this week. 'Oil I'rodunnrs Organlsi>. Los ANQKLES, Dec. 28.—The oil producers of this city held an important meeting to further tbe plan of a systematic, marketing of the petroleum product. Incorporation papers are soon to be filed of an organization to be known as the Oil Producers company. The object being to minimize tho cost. of distribution of tho oil produced and regulation of tho price. The oil will be marketed through a common center, the contracts for delivety'to consumers to be made by a board of directors. Ask For it Mtity of Huiitimoo. Duo. :'d,— Au implication \v<w mtido to Jiutice Uuyuor iu tho su- pruuio court tor u B(U/ of seutuuce for Captain of Police Btonhouuon of New Yurk, who.wiw uonttmcod by Jiutice Ingraham, ___ _ Two tttnuori Killed. COLUMUUS, O., Dou. as.— Josjpli Old- wol I aud Willium Kiudley, two promt iK'ut furuiern, w«re killed ulxmt #6 uiik west of thin oity by a Puu HauJlo truiu wlnlo driving iu u 404>«|iu BUTTON, Neb,, Deo. 88.— Mr. George Nkolui of Button htw aocopted, tho dial leugo of J. 0. Read, Quiuhu'H «ruok shot, to shoot biiu for tho ohaumlousUip of Neurtwka at U'u llvo pigeoni, for 9100 u aide, and hw uuuwU Feb. 7, IbM, at Otuaha us the date aud place for tue ehoot to take place. Blou« vtty taliiriw H*4u«*«, Sioux Cm', 1«., Duo. *8.— Tho city council, for the •-purposua of retrench. luout, hm uuuouucedauewordluauoeby whloU tho mduvioii of oity ofliceri, from top to Uottow, will be cut wtter Muroh 1, if*U&. Over »18,OUO will be «»vcd to Inlportuiit Populist ^footing. BT. Louis, Doo. 2H.— The meeting ol the national executive committee of tbe Populist piirly, which was called bj Chairman H. E. Tanbeneck to meet in this city for a two day's conference, promises to be one of the most important, if not, in face, tho most important meotins evor held by that party. Before adjournment on Saturday evening the entire ground work of tho platform tc bo submitted to the people will be laid. PlMtt Cli»iiB«n Ills 1'lnoe of Worship. NEW YORK, Deo. 2«.— Ex-Senator Thomas Platt lui& forsaken tbe Madison Avenue Preabyterian cbnrch and now prays at the Marble College Reform church on Fifth aveuuo. Mr. Platt could not sit in a pew and hear his pastor, Dr. Parkhurst call him a boss and arraign him as a dovil in politics. And besides Mr. Platt says ho does not go ta the Madison Avenue church to hear poli- tica preached from the pulpit. Morris and Sebw»rta an Trial. PERRY, O. T., Deo. a«,— Joe Morril aud Fred Schwartz, the former 70 yean old, are on trial iu the district court foi the murder of Wm. Klnuso, formerly a prominent citizen of Kansas, in a iiotel here last October. They choked him to duuth with a hAudkerchlof and threw his body out on tho prairie, Morris and BohwarU wonted KUuwo's land. Freight Trains Stulled. NEW YORK, Dec. !?8.-:Omcials of the Now York and? Hudson Biver Central railroad report that flie present storm is the worst experienced since the great blizzard. Trains in the central part of tbe state between Buffalo and Albany are from seven to 14 hours late. Many of the freight trains aro reported stalled. In many places the snow has reached a depth of 15 or 18 inches nnd the crews sent out have a severe struggle with the elements. Qnt-boc Felt Its Effects. QUEBEC, Dec. 28.—This city felt the great snowstorm more than any in tho Dominion. Many members of tbe provincial legislature now in session wore mude prisoners in the parliament building, while others could not reach it. Hon. Mr. ROBS was severely injured by being thrown from his sleigh. Travel by railroad is almost suspended. . lutonsely Cold Weather. Sioux CITY, Dec. S!8.—The weather has been intensely colg here, the mercury dropping from 50 above to 13 below. Reports from South Dakota show a range of 10 to 20 below, but no snow. Ught Suowf»ll In Alabama. BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Deo. 2t>.—The thermometer registered 1ft degrees above zero Thursday night. A light snowfall extends all over north Alabama. Preacher Muoil For D SAQINAW, Mich., Due. 28. — A capiaa wns issued on complaint of Mayor Mor- ghon for tbe arrest of Rev. William Knight, pnjstor of the Flwt Congre«a- tioual church, who has been tbe most vigorous in bringing accusations of dis- lumoBty and iuoompetonoy against tha city oflloiuU. Dtuuiigou of i}5,000 ar« asked fo ust Pruvu till ClurK Deo. D8.-AV. B. Hop- kinu, loreiuan of tho jury buforo whom lianker Htotile of Paiutuvllla was triud for alleged forgery, sworo out a warrant for the arrest of O, L. Iluutor. Th« warrant lit tho outcome of ohnrgoa thai the tjteelo jury had LMMIII tnmpored with. Mrs. UrmUonl Dlvs Smlilouly. BALTIUOHK, Dec. B8,— Mrs. Elizabeth K. Bradford, aged 7u years, widow oi Aub'iutusW. Bradford, a former gov uruor of Maryland, aud a daughter of Judge Thomas Kelt, died suddenly horo Iluuily «t DIUDWOOD, B. D., Dec. VS. Dnudy of the United Btuitt) circuit court ui-rivud in DendwotHl for the iiurpado of holding an udjutuuwl torta of I ho Uuited Btutea court, }h>*tU or FrmioU II. NAVIJ», Doc. So.-- Fruuda II, the late king of Naiilt<8, died today at Aroo, iu tho Austrian Tyrol. \Voro Uuugt-y uiul luoU tUo lM>UNOUA, Nub., Duo. -Jv—Ouy of tho llnvu cars oi tmpiiliua whit'h U»ve buuu lu'U hure for fcuitflu cluvtfiM uiuco ihe uth wtw tirukuu lino uud two barrel* of IKmi' uml bumu buoou vvoro t.ikou. 1> n;. l*'tr««. nt oullo the giup, Mouti Innixxitor \Villian» u • Witness. NEW VOKK, Deo. 28.—Tho feature of tbe Lei.ow committee investigation Thursday was the introduction of evidence to show that Anthony Coms+ock, agent for thu Society for the Prevention of Vice, had taken a bribe of $1,OUO from a green goods man to procure the dis- issul of an indictment against him. Inspector Williams' ordeal ou the witness stand was nleo continued and the existence of penal houses aud a large number of houses of illfauw in bis district while he was captaiu was shown. He said ho found the houses of illfame there when be came to tho district and left them unmolested, "bqoause they were fashionable." Mr. Goff also induced the inspector to acknowledge that the Japanese law would not have allowed him to own real estate iu Hiikodut 'at tho time ho claimed in his testimony that ho owned property them. SPARKS FROM THE WIRES. Jim Miller, a Cherokee, was shot and killed by another Cherokee named Anderson at Brnggs, 1. T. Edwin P. Green, aged 65,ex-president of the .Ohio Bar association nnd former judge, is dead at Akron. Samuel C. Seely, who stole $351,000 from the Shoe nnd * Leather Batik of New York, was sentenced to ^v term ' of eight years. Sneak thenves entered a barber shop in St. Louis and stole a pocketbook belong* ing to Michael Doran containing $38,000. R. C. Seer killed Bryant Cagle with an ax near Perry, Ok., in a quarrel over some land. Officers of the American cruiser Detroit are to be acorded an audience by the pope and given an official dinner. At Vineland, N. J., n fast express train collided with a carriage and killed three of the occupants. Richard Croker charges Bourke Coch- rnu with bei raying secrets of Tammany and demands an early investigation. Mrs. Kehlor of English, Ind., in burning gome old letters, destroyed £3,000, the total proceeds of the sale of her home. English shipbuilding returns for this year show a large increase iu the production of toiuinge, especially at the larger buihUug ports. Queen Victoria has been petitioned to confer upon the University of Durham the power to grant degrees to women in all faculties except divinity. ' Ben Roberson was pardoned from the Kansas penitentiary at Atchison. He was sentenced in 1890 for twenty years for killing Thomas Brown in Cheyenne county. He pleaded self-defense: The Honduras Banana company organized at St. Joseph, Mo., with a capital stock of $5,000. Steamers will ply between, New Orleans, Mobile and a Honduras port. C. L. Kidd cf Kansas Citf was chosen president. Hugh JlcCurdy, grand master of the- Knights Templar ot America, has issued frbin Corruna, Mich., an address to all members o£ theorder adjuring them to b* faithful to its precepts. Tha sheriff executed a seizure on th« Farmers and Miners printing ofHoa at Oakaloosn, a Chicago type foundry having a claim against the Institution for pur- chiuw'uiODoy. LATEST MARKETS BY TELEGRAPH. Chicago Grain nod Provision*. CHIOAOO, Deo. 87.—Hit hnrrt by freo selling near tho flnleh, wheat broke lo today after i 1 Want Storm Since 1888. AMSTERDAM, Deo. £6. — The worst gnoV storm siuoe the fatuous blizzard of 1888 struck the Mohawk vulluy. Snow has fallen and has blown by tho wind lower. Tho other mark«ts followed, corn losing HO. May oats HS" «ud provlslons;de- olininii moderately. CLOSING PRICES. WHEAT—December. 53}{c; May, 51>4o; July, B8)4»SS«o. COKN—December and January, 47%a: «SMo; July. iswaWo. OATS—Deoonibor, iStfoj January, May. 31«o, 1'OKK—December, $11.10; January, 111.85; Mny. 111. en. LARD—December, $8.60; January, 34.05; May. 10.90. BIBS—December antl January, $2.05; May, K5.IM. Cauh-Wheat. 68Mo; corn, «J$o; oala. pork, $11.10; liird, {0.00; ribs. S3.US. Chloago 14*« Stuck. CHICAGO, Due. ST.—CATTLE—The demand was by no nioanv uotlve today, but it wag strons enough to uxhaiiHt tho supply ui nit H<1- vanou equal to Wednesday 1 * decline. Quoia- ln»« rlrifh, frmn «ir tn 111 f.wr I,. <1m»«i i Uous raugod from $3.00®5.W) for vury com- into unite from six to lutoet. m aeptu. ! montoollra aloan , w i tl> tnu b «ik of the The Now \ ork Central and West Shore ] business at «3.75fflS.M. Cows »mi h«U«r» weru roads havo been blocked. No efforts have boon mado to ruu freight trains and they are etullod nil along tho trucks. Pussougor trains havo been from three to eight hours late and two of them wore abiuulouod on tho Mobuwk division of tho Now York Central. Tho wind ig blowing a gtilo and tho enow is being badly drifted. !)!»« UxuolvtK Gmlllo la Leon, CITY or Micxico, Deo. 28.—At high noon Thursdiiy Prtmidi'ut Diox roooivtd tho UuuU'iH;ilu luiiiiHtur, Kmiliode Loon. Thu lultor imido tho cuHtoiuary upeuub, adding that ho liopud thu alarming rumortt which uro exulting tho peoplu of buth countriiti BO much would OMitw, Thu pruhidunt miswurod iu tho same utralii. ProaiJunt Dinit's dotoruunwl lunguugo was locoived with uppluuiw. It u roportud that thu ilwcuwiou between MtuWors Murisul aud Da Loon will coin- mouoo noxi wuok, aalonlila nt »l.S55iJ.5U. IKH1S— With one or two snltl ubovo $1.IV« null tliu bulli of I lit' business wu< ;u'i'uin|)IIalio<l ikt prices bolutv 81. tu, tho QtiHllly uot uvoruKlng very g<ioil. Fr»m 51.10 (Ltl^ll lnmt;ht tuuBt of the llktht niul }(.»JIH.iJ thu liulk uf llm iitudlum anil houvy weights. SHKE1'— Thununuly wiw liuht iiuil Iho (1*- nuuul guild nlth ihn n'.nult thul an ftilvivnotioj liki t« 9i>u was uuulp. Tlio ln-sl s!u:ei> »»ld utuuiul Ikl.iXI and IIH hluh nit tt.SS wns lutlil for luuil'H. Uuotalloim nuvv rtinfu fruuitl.7yiiH.il5 fur i>"or Iu uxtra uliuoii itntl fruiu iS.itViiljUfor lambs, iiuuolpu— (.'atUi\ 7,000 head; calvos, UQtf*. Itl.OOJ; HUuiM , 8. (XXI. DUO) hnulli ()ui BotiTli OMAHA, CHICAUO, Dou. l!«.~\V. F. Thrull, for tho past HI yuan* gouurul iniasom;«r»guiit uf thu Cliiungu aud Northwoatoru, will rutirti from (hut |>c*ltiou Jau, lil. It it uudvi'otooti tliut W. U. Nlekeru, tho tt»- imtiuit gonuful ntwiuugor aud Uokot ngvnt of tuo NurtUweaittru will ttucueoU Mr. Thrtill. ______________ tfulil MU Ulilia IuK> tfUvorr. VIWUHIA, tt. U., Doo. «8.— TUe •toumer Mibi'hiuf.uhai'lurod by tho proviu- dul ivolicy, urriVkKl froiu tho went ooiwt \viih Arthur tlclllnjjor, tho muu who hud tiuUl hid child luto ijtwary to the In. iluuu, Thu vhiUl wtu al<w swurud, a> wu» lUu lluiiitu who bought thu child. GRAND iUi-iiw, Miult., Poo, »»'.- Fru.uk 0. Ivu8 hiw i**ut.'U u olmUougo iu Jutob &k'Uuutt«r to pluy thw Uttor «t ou&hlou cuvyuw for from |0,OW to f 10,DUO a M*> thu wutoh to oowo off tUtt tttt- prt of FuUrwy ut n»y "luw SutMMrf; lm Uv« Slock. Deo. «.— CATTLE U to 15UO I Him lo 1JUO ll«., JMl>itl HU: 91X1 ID iliii oholuo nowa, JS.iViJll. 15; uoud fetnlun, fvwlora, |1.?54PI.*U. Market Blotidy. H«> «.tti; mixed, |U6»»I.16; Utavy, Market utitadjr. bllliKl'-UooelpU, 100 bwkdi multon*. O3.IW; liwiu*. tt.AO.tVMM. Xlarkot itrouger. CURES OTHERS ttuo. IIAJUIV uf Kruiiodtl, Ntttn ..Un: ' r r'ur about Iwo ycnrs 1 w«» t con. llaitt »ulh-rt'r fniuv dlt- I'luk'ni'ci-iillui- loiny «vjt I liud i>> U.' iiirrljHl my Usi, [mil tloud, «tt» very mul fiKvi little or HO i IHlltlu. Ill »liu(t. I wmilo uuuy wiuj ruck with imin. J Ta4 E nt itituukii of uy mid WMI ixiiimleitL, oumuwl for I fouo no iuodlel»i> <JU1 mo« good. At Uui t '\« your' tW.Vl'flST' two tmtth* t MU>r I I .ti»>lt »m well, | uavw uovvr your*. Wubtv tl*e*<lu1§(m NwUcal Puovv- »ry ' wuuuovw wo i ' • • • • • ^ " — , u M IMt lufllUU. . J\)tllj* ,_ f«U llto tc<u» .._ .,j4lcal , . I ajjod-purltter. to Unwi vtjuUii »ua - anqfon. ——- NOT VOU

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