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Another Letter from Rev. Keith to the Commissioner of K. Pensions. CEAEGE AGAINST A CHUECH ELDEB I>ra-KS $3O u Month for Deafness and Runs » JLonc-Distance Telephone — All the Ba'i-lehs County Court Houso Firebugs Now at I.iberty-Old-Fasliioned Klope- ment, with u Ladder at the Beginning. >Iad« I-Ivcly by Bombardment. "Vincennes, Ind., Dec. 11.—As a further explanation of why he refused his pension money, the Rev. Thomas J. Keith, of this city, has written to :he commissioner of pensions as follows: "In answer to your inquiry as to why I absolutely refused a pension from the government and the making of full restitution of all money received by me. amounting in the aggregate to 54Sa.SC. I •would say: I have just made rny final remittance in restitution of money drawn on the pension certificate, one under the old law and one under the new, •which had been surrendered. I assigned as the reason therefor in one case the non-appreciable existence of the disease alleged in the certificate to exist, and in the other unwillingness to be classed as a 'dependent' under pension bill so named while drawing a pension on a certificate alleging 'inability to earn support by manual labor. 1 Put» in a Word for a Service Pension. "I hold an honorable discharge, dated Jan. 15, 1S66, for four years and six months' service. My income is less than J400 per annum, but I must be right •with God and conscience. A moderate service pension to all veterans would be less expensive and more Just than the multitude of very large ones issued on evidence often false and fraudulent, •ne Presbyterian elder draws $30 a month for alleged deafness while in charge of a long-distance telephone. God Judges nations that wink at perjury and reward fraud. ••REV. THOMAS J. KEITH." FLREBUG AT HOME OX PAROLE. All the Men Who Burned a Court House Xow at Liberty. Washington, Ind., Dec. 11.—Aaron Burr Hawes, a well-to-do farmer of this county, who was sent to the Indiana prison south for a term of eight years for complicity in the burning of the Da- vless county court house in October, 1891, is at home on parole. Hawes, with Auditor J. C. Lavelle, Samuel Harbin and Bazil Ledgerwood, were the conspirators. All were sentenced. Hawes and Lavelle receiving eight years and Harbin and Ledgerwood seventeen years each, the time of the last two being cut to eight years. Ledgerwood was pardoned two years ago, Harbin was released on parole six months ago and Lavelle was released ten months ago, and is now engaged in business hero. They all came back to their home, this county, to live. Hawes was sentenced in 1S93, and should he have served his sentence out and made "good time," he •would have been released Oct. 22, 1S9S. By his parole ho lessens his sentence eleven months. Last spring he was removed to the prison north, at Michigan City. "While at the JefCersonville prison his" conduct was excellent. He is now about 60 years old. He will live with his family upon hlsjarm in this county. IX THE KEAL AXCIEST STYLE. WflOTGTDHJP KILLED! Some Unpublished Facts about His Last Illness and the Lesson they Convey to Men and Women of the Present Day. CHILDEEFS ATTIRE. NEW STYLES DESIGNED FOR GIRLS AND BOYS- Graceful, Childlike Effects H»T« Be«n A<10pted-Coats and DresM« Tor Ctrl* Big and Small— Onaint and Flctureaque Fashions For lattle Boys, Fashions for children have a complete revolution, and instead of dressing them as miniature caricatures of their elders a graceful, childlike effect is studied. Those long empire dresses, fulled in to a yoke, are still affected by very little girls, and a real- lv smart effect is obtained by making the yoke and sleeves of a different color or material. This idea can be copied in quite ordinary material, such as red or crimson serge, for the yoke, eta, with dark blue for the frock. Just in the same manner a plain frock can be smartened by revers, neckband and belt of velvet in some deep color contrasting well with the woolen ma- BABY HUMORS Instant relief for skin-tortured babies w rest for tired mothers jr. a warm bath wi:. CCTICURA SOAP, Md a single application n Ccricciu. (ointment), the great skm cor. The only speedy and economical treatme- lor iichincr, biirnLns:. bleeding, scaly, *••• pimply humors of the skin, scalp, and bio. • (uticura %tt%^%s%^^^™ ii-•• liuv to Cure Every Baby Humor." mi!l«d fiw. BABY BLEMISHES It is not generally known that General Washington was 'killed In a most cruel and barbarous manner, but It Is, nevertheless, a fact. At the time of his death, Washington was in hi9 sixty-eighth year, a strong, robust man. On December 12, 1799, he contracted a severe cold and pneumonia threatened. Two doctors were summoned, and, in accordance with the absurd custom of those days, they proceeded to bleed have made great discoveries in recent years, and do not go back to the antiquated remedies and concoctions that were used a hundred years ago. It will not to. What you, reader, need to cure the headaches, dizziness, tired, worn-out and irritable feelings, constipation, and bearlng-dowa sensations, is some modern discovery based on scientific truths that will strike at the root of the trouble. You are sick because their patient. Nearly a quart of; your kidneys are out of order and blood was taken from his veins, until you should at once see that they are at last he begged them to let him die put in order. "Yes," you say, "this [n peace. He died that same day- is easy to assert, but what shall I F . • -"- (j 0 ;>» Take the best and most scientific discovery for these troubles you can find, Ask any advanced not from disease, but actually from loss ot blood. He was killed by ignorance! In these days, any doctor who treated a patient as Washington was treated, would be Indicted for manslaughter. The world has moved since then, and there has been a complete revolution in the practice ot medldne. Instead of lowering the vital forces by thinning the blood, advanced physicians now endeavor to build up the strength of their patients. They employ only the latest and most scientific remedies. And yet, in spite of this fact, we find thousands of people endeavoring to improve their health by taking old-fashioned medicines. They forget that chemists and scientists scientist what this is and he will tell you, Warner's Safe Cure. This discovery stands alone, by itself, and far above all so-called medicines of the past or nostrums of the present. In speaking about it Dr. William Edward Bobson, of London, says. "I conscientiously and emphatically state that I have been able to give more relief and effect more cures by the use ot Warner's Safe Cure than by any other medicine attainable to the profession." This is high praise, but nc higher than the subject: deserves as you will readily ascertain upon using this great, modem discovery. JEloprnent Takes Pl»<-« at Bourbon-Dad Proves a Bad Shut. Bourbon, Ind., Dec. 11.—Hall Jenkins. A young civil engineer who claimed Chicago as his home, has thrown the good people of this place into a state of frantic excitement. Mr. Jenkins wooed and won the affection ot Miss Delia Miller, one of the belles of the town. The young woman's father objected to the marriage, but the youns Chicagoan, however, was not to be thwarted by such a trifle as a father's ire Wednesday night the ardent lover placed a ladder"to the window of Delia's room and the girl was soon held securely .in her lover's arms. Miller, pere, awakened from his slumber in time to see his daughter step into a buggy which stood In waiting below the window. Without stopping to dress the father secured a revolver and sent several shots after the fleeing lovers, without effect other than to accelerate the flight. Miss Miller is 17 years old and by this time is probably Mrs. Jenkins. The eloping pair took a train to Chicago and the police of that city were notified to be on the lookout lor them. Curious Freak ot" a Negro. Fort Wayne, Ind.. Dec. 11. — Fred Klusenkamp, cashier of the Indiana machine works, upon entering his office, none of the other attaches being present, was confronted by a negro, who opened the outer doors of the safe, but found the compartments locked. He then compelled Klusenkamp to write a letter of recommendation, to which he insisted that the name of R. J. Fisher, secretary of the Bass foundry and machine shops, should be signed. \Vhile they were still wrangling over this proposition. Klusenkamp refusing to sign, two clerks entered and the negro fled. Girl Kuns Away From Homo. Frankiin. Ind.. Dec. 11.—For three days the officers of Johnson and Brown counties and numerous parties of men have been scouring the country in search of the pretty young daughter of George Jacob?, of Spearsville. She disappeared mysteriously last Saturday afternoon, and although she has been seen several times her father has been unable to find her. It is feared she has become deranged. Her mother is prostrated with grief, while her father has fc«en driving for three days and n:ghis •without sleep in search of her. Saloon "War on Ht Princeton. Princeton, Ind.. Dec. 11.—A saloon war IB on in Princeton. The saloonkeepers of thi» city are quarreling- among themselves, »»* It Is probable the next grand Jury will have somettotnj? to investigate. Shorirmn Summers made application to the board of commissioners tor ft liquor Uetuit. No sooner had his ap*Ucati«n b*tn flltd than George FJacfc, another saloonkeeper, appeared before the commissioners and made substantial charges against Summers, and said he wasn't of'good character. This aroused Summers, and he made counter-charges against Flack. A bitter factional fight cannot now be avoided. Indiana Horticultural Society. Indianapolis, Dec. 11.—The Indiana Horticultural society at its meeting here decided to establish a permanent horticultural exhibition at the state fair grounds. The state board of agriculture has agreed to let the society have ten acres on which to plant fruit- bearing trees and decorative shrubbery. C. M. Hobbs. J. C. Kingsbury and W. W, Stevens were appointed a committee to carry forward the project. C. M. Hobbs was re-elected president of the society and Professor J. Troop secretary. _^_______ Fliitteners Walked Out Again. Elwood. Ind.. Dec. 11.—The flatteners employed in the window glass factory have refused to work any longer under the Burns scale and demanded the flatteners' scale. This being refused them, they walked uot. There Is a difference of from 4 to 6 per cent, between the two scales. Since the withdrawal of the flatteners from the national association all the llatteners have joined their own organization, and want the manufacturers to sign their scale. Milfortl Bank Kobber Caught. TTarsaw. Ind., Dee. 11.—A man giving the name of George Barnhardt was arrested at Alliance. 0., Thursday night by Pinkerton dectectives and charged with being one of the robbers who looted the Milford bank a week ago. He was brought here last night and given a preliminary hearing. He was positively Identified by witnesses of the crime and bound over in $2.000 bonds, lacking which he was placed in jail to awaii trial. His Reason for Disappearing. Goshen. Ind., Dec. U.—Expert Ernst has finished his examination of ex- County Treasurer "W. H. Holderaan's books, and the shortage is said to be about $20.000. Holfierman's sureties are using every means to locate and apprehend him. He disappeared last Saturday night. JDevers Will Soon Have >"o KivtU. Richmond. Ind., Dec. U.—At a party Edward Devers cut the throat of Benjamin Reddinghaus from ear to ear. The young men were rivals for the hand of Rosa. Kroma, at whose home the party was given. Reddinghaus will not recover. Devers fled and has not been apprehended. Embezzlement Case Continued. Auburn. Ind., Dec. 13,—The trial of farmer Deputy Treasurer Perry Fair, charged with forgery and the embezzlement of DeKalb county funds, was commenced at Angola- Owing to the inness of one of the witnesses the case •was continued to tie February term of qourt, „ One Leg Crushed to ft Pulp. Terre Haute, Ind., Dec. 11.—Frank Frakes. an employe of a saw mil! 'at Farmersburg, was caught in a belting and dragged into the wheels. One leg •was crushed to a pulp. The victim is in an alarming condition. _ Jfo ClianBC in Mrs. McKrnley. Canton. O., Dec. 11.—There was practically no change in Mrs. McKinley's condition at 1:30 this morning, according to the doctor's opinion. The Vfe.iiher We May Expert. •Washington, Dec. 11. - Following are the weather indications for twenty-four hours fromSp m. yesterday: For Indiana and Illinois-Rain m southern, local snows in northern portions in the early morning, followed by fair weather: celder: northerly winds. For Lower Michigan — Rain; possibly snow m northern portion; clearing by evening; colder and fresh northerly winds. For Upper Micn- i-an-Local snows; colder; brisk northerly da For Wisconsin—Fair weather, pre- led by local snows in southeastern portion c*5ter; fresh to brisk northerly winds. For Iowa—Fair weather; northerly winds. THE MARKETS. Chicago Grain and Prodnce. Chicago, Dec. 10. Following were the quotations on the Board of Trade today: Wheat—Dec-ember opened $1.07, closed $104; January, opened 9«-c. closed 95%c; May. opened 92Hc. closed 91%c. Corn-December, opened 25%c, closed 25%c; January opened 25 r sc. closed 25-<c: May, opened •'S^'-c closed iS%c. Oats—December, opened 22c. closed 22c; May. opened 22Vc closed 22%c. Pork—December, opened and closed nominal; January, opened and closed $S.27%: May, opened $S 5'V- closed $8.50. Lard—Decemocr. opened ?4 17". closed nominal; January, opened and closed $-»32Vi; May, opened and closed $4i.50. Produce: Butter —Extra creamery. •>3c per Ib; extra dairy. I9c; fresh packing stock. Il<gl2c. Eggs - J resh stock "Oc per dozen. Dressed Poultry- Turkeys. S(£10c per lt>; chickens, o^.ff 6V-c- d'ucks.7@'?c. Potatoes—Northwestern S0(i?60c per bu. Sweet Potatoes- Illinois, $1.30@2.:5 per bbl. Chicago Live Stock. Chicago. Dec. 10. Hogs—Estimated receipts for the day, 33.000: sales ranged at S2 SOjg-S^35 for r>i«5. s'-"3'5340 for light, S3.1Qg3.20 for rouglTpack'ing. S3.25.?f3.40 for mixed, arc S3 '>5<S3.£7 1 i for heavy packing ana shipping lots!" Cattle-Estimated receipts for "the day, 2,000: quotations ranged at S4.S06-5.30 for choice to extra shipping s-uer* *j 40-B-S.75 crod to choice do.. S>4.oO SSi.'5'fair to good. $3.8554.40 common to medium do.. S3.70S4.20 tochers- steers S315(ff4.00 stockers. So. ,0<:a4. u <: felde% SI TflVsO cows. S2.60Jg4.50 heifers $->°5@4.00 bulls, oxen and stags. S-> 90@4 00 Tesas steers. $3.30(g4.3o west- era raDErers and $S.50(g 6.60 veal calves. Sheep and Lambs—Estimated receipts for the dav, 8,000; quotations ranged at $3.60®4.60 westerns, $3.10(g-4.SO natives, and J4-15@5.65 lambs. Zttiiw^nJce* Gr»tc. Mll-waukee, Dec. 10. -Vfneat—Unsettled; No. 1 northern. Me- No 2 spring. S6c; May. 91%c, Corn —Quiet: No. 3. 26%c. C N«. 2 white, 23%®2t%c. By Ko. 1, <7c. KDSSIAK COAT. PALETOT. terial, or if on blacker very dark shades a Telvet of bright color may be employ, ed These adornments are especially pretty for girls of 10 to 15 where gored skirts are worn with full or blouse tops, these, of course, made on a shaped lining. A pretty mode! is made on a shaped lining, opening down the front, and the right side of the material fastening slightly to the left side, under the how finishing the belt. The sleeves are of the small bishop shape, fulled into a cuff of velvet, and the skirt is gored and set into two bos plaits at the back. Naturally, Russian styles must Be adapted for girls, and a second model gives a most useful toilet of this class, which would be pleasing in gendarme blue cloth, a little braiding and very naiTOW borders of black astrakhan, or it would be smart in red serge, with black caracul or fox, and in dark brown or black, with narrow brown or gray fur, could also be used as a separate coat with other skirts. Here the Russian coat is warmly lined, the material and lining cut alike and inade np together and forming H cozy outdoor coat, which can be worn over any dress or blouse. It can, however, be equally copied as a blouse bodice and a cape or wrap worn over it, but in this case it is better to omit the basque and finish the waist with the belt. In outdoor wraps the cape is a favorite for tall girls, but jackets, almost tight fitting and with double breasted fronts and tailor lapels, are more girlish and useful. The long sack paletots are charming for outdoor wear, and it is the fashion now to set them into two box plaits, back and front, and supplement with deep cape collars, edged with fur. A model of this type which is suitable for girls of 4 to 12 is most effective in plum or green cloth, with gray fur. Boys' attire is now very quaint and picturesque, and faced cloth is largely •worn by small boys. The long coaching paletot, with big pearl buttons, topped by a little cap of the same cloth, is very uncommon, or the long and rather tight coat, with small sleeves and felt tyro- lean hat, suggests the attire of a century ago. The moujik blouse, made exactly as worn in Bussia, is also new and has dark brown fur and is generally green and blue, with a leather belt and knickers of the same cloth, which are only visible below the knees. Tan shoes, stockings and gloves are mostly worn with colored costumes, but it is a dark tan, verging on brown. Alexander Bassler, ot Burrows, has purchased a barber shop at Flora and baken possession of same. Beware of Oiutnients That Contain Mercurj. as mercury will surely destroy the sense ol smell and cempletely derange tie -whole system when entering it through the mucous surfaces. Such articles should lever te used except on prescriptions from reputable physicians, as the damage they will, do is ten fold to the good you can p'.-eoiDly derive from them. Hall's Catarrh Cure, manufactured hy F. J. Cheney & Co.. Toledo. O., comaics no mercury, and is taken internally, acting- directly upcn the blood and mucous surfaces oJ the system. In buying Hall's Catarrh Cur* be sure you get the genuine. It is taken internally and made in Toledo, Obic. i by F. J Cheney & Co. Tes-uinon'als free. Sold by druggists, 76c. Hall's Family Pills are the best. Mrs. Hoover, widow of the late Abe Hoover, ot Adamsboro, has received a back pension of over $500, Rheumatism Cured in a Day. Special Rates Via Pennsylvania Lines This Month. On December 7th and 21gt Hom<Meek*n* Excursion Tielietg-vrtU be sold vi* P«nM»». vania Lines to point* in Alabama, ArlWM, Ar»ansas, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idate, Indian Territory, Iowa, Kansas, Kcntuot^, Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota. MUgigtippU- Missouri, NebragKa, New Meiico. North Carolina, North Dakota. Oklahoma, Oregon, Sou* Carolina, Soutti Dakota, Tennessee, Texm«. Utah. Virgina, Wisconsinand Wyoming. Anybody may take advantage of the low rates, Full information free upon application *> nearest Ticket .Agent ot the Pennsylvania Lines or by addressing w. W. Richardson, District Patsenger Agent, Indianapolis, Ind. "Mystic Cure" for rheumatism and neuralgia radically cures in 1 to 8 days. Its acton upon the system is «markake and mysterious it removes at once tne cause and the disease immediately disappears. The first dose greatly benefits. 75 cents. ' Sold by W. H. Bringhurst, druggist. Logansport. Two^fine new billiard tables, recently "ordered for the club apartments ol the local lodge of Elks, arrived today and are being set up. Weak nerves indicate deficient blood. Nervous people find relief by purifying and enriching their blood with Hood's Sarsaparilla, the great nerve tonic. Hood's pills are trie only pills to take with Hood's Sarsaparilla. Cure all liver ills. HUMPHREYS' WITCH HAZEL OIL C Piles or Hemorrhoids Fissures & Fistulas. Burns & Scalds. | I Wounds & Bruises. ^ Cuts & Sores. Boils & Tumors. Eczema & Eruptions. Salt Rheum & Tetters. E Chapped Hands. Fever Blisters. Sore Lips & Nostrils. S Corns & Bunions. Stings & Bites of Insect* Three Sizes, ajc, soc. and $1.00. Bold by dmjgtets. or tent poet-paid on receipt at p*» w KID. co., 111 * n» A IMEW MAIM The county commissioners made their regular inspection today of the poor farm. Hives are not dangerous to life, but they are a prolific breeder of misery and profanity. Doan's Ointment gives instant relief, even in the worst cases of this and other exasperating diseases of the skin. HUNpREDSofMen trcekingouta miserable existence for want of Vnowingwhat to do forthemscrvei-HOM- DREPS of men are «uffen»ic from the roen t*l torturei of Falling Memory. lo*t Manhood* Sl«*pl*MI»M», ImpotonojTt Lost Vitality, Varlooo«l«, brought on by ubiue, excesses and Indiscretion*, or ty severe raenUl strain, close application to busmet* or »v«r work- DR. PERRIN'S Revivine U th* only rem«dy that liai ever been discovered that will po«itlv»ry eur» "»«•* nervous disorders. If taken as directed. R«vlvln» brings »oont immediateimprovementandeffecucureswhere an other remedies fail. It has cured thous»n<J» AND WILL CURE YOU. We positively guarantee it in every c»ie. Price $1.00 a box, or six boxes for fc.oo. tqf mail in plain wrapper upon receipt of P««i Order from our advertised agents AddreM.* other communications to TUB »*. P«M» MEDICINE Co., New York. For evening wear there are velvet suits California Limited. Arrangements have been perfected for a line of Semi-weekly Pullman Vesti.buled, Double Drawing Room, and Sleeping !ars between St. Louis and Lo sAngeles, Cal., running through without" change. These cars will leave St. Louis every Wednesday and Saturday night at 9 :00 p. m., arriving at Los Angles, Saturdays and Tuesdays at 5:50 p. m. A Buffet Smoking Car and Dinning Car are attached to this train at Kansas City, running through to Pacific Coast without hange. Only three days from Logansport 'to Los Angeles, via this line. For >erth reservations etc., call on or address FOE EVEXISG WEAE- with loose jackets and fuU knickerbockers or tight knee breeches. For an older toy a useful suit is of glossy black Oig-4.35 west- Ecrge cloth, made as a ontaway coat and veal calves, i knickerbockers, and a high, fawn col- "^ —•""« ored arm vest and-white collar. Very tiny boys for evening wear might have velvet frocks made m Scotch fashion •with a tabbed bodice, and full vest o: soft white silk, OT haliy boys of 2 to 3 years look well in velvet empire frocks, made nearly high, and with three-quar ter sleeves. If worn with a wide tartaa MEh folded round the hips, this is quite K boyish dreas. Weak; For sale at B. F. Porter's and Johnston'*. Wl» Logansport, led REGULATOR |WILL CURE.** ALL COHPLAINTS AND DI3- EA5B5 OP THB Liver, Kidney AND Urinary Organs THE NEW JOMAN Pennyroyal Pills SAFE, SURE AND RELIABLE Especially recommcndedto ? i y li *_£'f$£ .tC^nuj. drucglfit lor Panfu't PtMf/m-lfmL. tnAtzkeno otfier. They jure the only «*, t?£ *nt BeHabl* Female PllL Price, fl.OOpei bJS. Sent bv mail upoa receipt of prica AdULress sill'orders to advertised asents. PERH1N MEDICIMC CO., NE«r TOR* Sold bjr B. J 1 . K««lln«. ^ Biliousness, J&undice, H«ad»cbe, Constipation, Pains in th» 6Me or Back, Sour Stomach, Dy>pepd», Liver Complaint, Catarrh of the Bladder, Irritation or Inflammation of the Bladder, Feraalo Weakneat, [I Gravel, Diabetes, Dropsy, Brie* IDust Deposits, in &ct all diaeMM i arising from Liver or Kidney dl»- orderj. Price, $1.00

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