Logansport Pharos-Tribune from Logansport, Indiana on December 14, 1897 · Page 24
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Logansport Pharos-Tribune from Logansport, Indiana · Page 24

Logansport, Indiana
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Tuesday, December 14, 1897
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" ^ DAILY_PHABOS TUESDAY, DEC. 14.1397. OITY NB.WS. Sweet cider. — Ruthermel. See Hauk before Christmas. Meet me nnler the sky light. 2 qt. coffee pot, I2*c. — Traut. Read the ad of the Golden Rule. Perfumes for the holidays — Porter. Best salt side meat, 6}c lb.— Traut. Best smoked side meat, 8Jc lb.— Traut . Full line of toys at Logansport Wall Paper Co. Sterling silver mounted hair combs lor »1 at Taylor's. D. D. Dykeman has returned from a business trip to Chicago. Smoking jackets at the New Otto and china and cut glass free. Get your holiday aprons and muslin underwear at the Trade Palace. Children's fleeced lined hose at almost half price— Trade Palace. The common council will meet tomorrow night in regular session. Lewis Hall, auditor of Carroll county, H in the city on business. Corn crisps, the letest confection, made in the window at Quigley's. Buy where you can buy the cheapest and best. — Waldens shoe store. Large line of men's double test chains, gold and plate— Ben Martin. Silk and linen handkerchiefs, plain JOHN F. JOHNSON Journeys Not From the Ohio Penitentiary. Correction of a Sensational Story lisued by the Reporter. or fancy borders, at Will Murdock's. Carpet sweepers, skates and children's knife and fork sets. Crismond. $15 blouse jackets only »9 50; $7.50 and «8.50 jackets only $5— Trade Palace. Miss Lillie Bowman, of the Southside, has returned from a short visit at Frankfort. Pictures make a nice Christmas present. See the new line at the Golden Rule. A nice umbrella makes a very acceptable present. Will Murdock has a beautiful line. Michael Courtney, the Panhandle operator, is tbe proud father Of a brand new daughter. The New Otto put in two extra arc lights to properly show their great holiday exhibit. The entrance to the First National bank is protected by a handsome storm shield, or porch. The rush is on in our cloak department. Special low prices for the holidays— Trade Palace. 15c will buy a drink of Golden Wedding rye, eleven years old, 116 per cent proof, at McHale's. Boy's and children's overcoats, ulsters and reefers, one-fourth ofi for cash. — Ferguson & Jenks. The Eastend Pleasure club will dance at Dolac & McHale's hall, Friday evening; Dec. 17th. The state of Indiana was eighty- one years old last Saturday, having been admitted to the Union on December 11, 1816. Mrs. W. G. Sweet.of Royal Center, la in the city visiting her brother, W. C. Thomas.cashlerof the Logansport State bank. Genuine pique stitched kid gloves, soft and elastic, well made, tan color, for men, at $1 per pair — Deweater, the hatter and furnisher The Retail Clerks union met last night and elected officers. For certain reasons the list is withheld from publication. The union will meet again tomorrow night, The wheels ot fashion run one way today, and another way tomorrow. To be sure that you are rlght.depend upon your furnisher. Just now fashionable neckwear Is In great demand, and when you buy neckwear of Dewenter, the hatter you are sure to have the latest and best. The collections In the Catholic churches on Christmas day will, as usual, be appropriated to the support of the orphan homes of this diocese. The congregations of this city contribute each Christmas day about $400 to this worthy cause, and this sum is augmented to considerable proportions by the collections in the other cities and .towns. An entertaining programme will be carried out at the Broadway M. E. church, Friday evening, Dec. 17th at 7:30. Kev. H. J. Norris, former pastor of the church, will deliver a lecture entitled "From New York to Naples and Return, with Incidents." A variety of music will be rendered, The Treble Clef quartette, consisting of Misses Margie Meek and Minnie Tucker and Mesdames E. B. McConnell and J. B. Shultz will sing. Admission 2.5 cents. It Is not generally known by the public of Logansport that Dr. J. B. Lynas & Son are Importers of perfumes from France. One look at their perfumes at C. W. Graves', will convince anyone that thay are right up to date in style of package and price. The public Is invited to call »t 0. W. Graves' book store on Brwdway and secure a fine sample. You will be able to select a present that will satisfy anyone from their fltook of atomizers and fancy perfume bottlei. Snch Statements Cnjust to tbe Man acement of the Prison and tbe Prisoner. Columbus, 0., Dec. 13, 1897. To the Editors of the Pharos: Dear Sirs:— I see that the Logans port Reporter has made the state mentthat John Johnson, tbe Logans port banker, now in the Ohio peni tentiary, was permitted to accompany some unknown individual to the depot in this city. Who that indl vidual Is I do not know, nor do I care; but as a matter of curiosity, : would like to know the incentive fo: telling such an untruth. There li not the shadow of truth in the state ment, as every person in this city who is conversant with the system o handling inmates of the Ohio penitentiary, will gladly certify In the first place, not i day passes that the prison is not visited in the way of business by a' least half a dozen newspaper re porters, and it is part of their duties to keep run of just such incidents as the one mentioned, and had there been any such thingoccurred it would have been hearlded from one end of the country to the other for political reasons, if for no other. Another thing that stamps the story as false, is the fact that it is generally known that any police officer can collect $50 for the return of an escaped prisoner and there is not a few thut would gladly make that sum by a little effort of the kind Indicated. Such stories are not otly unjust to the management of the prison, but tbey place Johnson in a wrong light before his friends in Logansport. There is no good reason why he should not be permitted to serve out his time in peace, so far as that is possible under the circumstances. He is paying the penalty for an offense committed, and he knows that it is severe enough without any additional burdens being placed on his shoulders by falsifiers, who are in no way benefitted by telling such stories. It is a well-known fact, not only to the prison officials, but to others who have business at the prison, that he has not been off state property since he reached that institution. It is understood that these sensational statements have been published in a newspaper owned by a man who claims to be a friend of Mr, Johnson, but • this is a case where any person would be justified in "praying for dellverence from his friends," for they are like the hyena in disposition. I know whereof I write, and for tlmt reason feel keenly the injustice that is done, not only the prisoner, but the administration of the prison. COLUMBUS. Jiotice. All members of the Ladles' Aid Society of St. Vincent de Paul church will please meet at their hall tomorrow (Wednesday) at 2:30 p. m. Election of officers will take place at this meeting. MRS. CHARLES SELEGUE, Sec'y.. M. E. CAitpioN, Director. The Weather. Unsettled weather tonight and Wednesday with showers In northern portion. Imported Perfumes. Of the very best quality at C. W. Graves' book store. EEMOV1NG THE INDIANS. A Casts Conntr Pioneer Recalls Important Brent tbe Isaac S. Clary, Sr., of Harrison Township, Went *fst With the Pottowattemies in 1838. Recently Dan McDonald, of tbe Plymouth Democrat, mads inquiries through the tharos as to the whereabouts of any person who assisted in the removal ot the tribe of Pottowat- tomle Indians from this section of the country in 1S3S. It was believed that all the participants in chat important event were dead. Now comes Isaac N. Clary, sr., an old and highly respected citizen of Harrison township, who states that he is one of the party who helped remove the Indians in 1838—fifty-nine years ago last September. Mr. Clary has kindly furnished the Pharos with the following brief recollections of the event: "7 was one of the number who assisted in removing the Pottowattomie loeians from Indiana in 183S,"said he. "I was then a boy 20 years old and went as a teamster, The Indians removed at that time numbered between 500 and 700. Gen. Morgan, of Rush county, was one of the ofBceni in charge and as I remember, Gen. Polfc had charge of the expedition. The Indian camp was on Horney's Bun, near Logansport, and the caravan left that point on the first da/ of September, 1838, moving westward. The caravan moved in wagons and on foot. The .- Indian men walked and hunted as they traveled. Dr. Fitch was not one of the party. Dr. George M. Jeroloman accompanied the party as physician In charge of the sick. There were about sixty wagons in the train and thb distance travenea each day was from seven to twenty miles. The caravan stopped where water was plenty. At night we slept Intents and In wagons The Indians were well treated by the removing: party. Some Indians escaped and came back and a good many died on the way. The Indians did not suffer for food or for other necessaries. The most prominent men I remember were John Burnett and Abraham Burnett. I do not know whether tbey were chiefs or not. We crossed the Illinois river north ot Danville and aassed through Springfield and Jacksonville,Ills. We crossed the Mississippi river at Alton, Ills., in an old shattered steamboat that was not are to be on the water. It took the iaravan two days to cross the river. We crossed the Missouri river at Independence, Mo. We left the Indians at a point near the Osage river, n Kansas, in the Osage reservation. The government furnished the Indians with a two years' supply of pro- visious at their new home. We were about sixty days making tbe overland ourney. A small party of Indians came up with the main party just as we reached the reservation." ADDITIONAL ITEMS. CHICAGO 3URKKTS at Received Dally by W. W. Milner, 6. A. R. Building. Chicago, Dec. 13, 1897. Wheat—For Dec. opened. 81.00; high, 11.03; low, 97}c; closed, 97ic. Wheat—May, opened 9l@90&c; closed, 90jc. Oorn—For May, opened, 28f@|c; high, 28Jc;low, 2S|c; closed, 28fc, Oats—May opened, 22|c: high, 22Jc; low, 22Jc; closed, —c. Sogs—Opened strong; closed quiet; receipts 23,000; mixed, $3.30@$3.42J; heavy, S3.30@I3.42J; rough, '13,20® 13.30; light, t3.35@$3.42. Receipts of cattle, 9,000: sheep 11,000. Curb, 90fc; puts,90J; calls, 91}@f c. Ellc pins and charms—Ben Martin. Miss Carrie Ludwlg is visiting at Frankfort. The Vaodalia pay car reached Logansport today. Harvey 3auk, ot Peru, was in the city yesterday. Tbeie were no offenders in the police court this morning. Mrs. C. J. S. K'umler, of Peru, is a guest of Mrs. Dr. Landls. Tnere are S76 convicts in the southern Indiana reformatory. Corn crisps, the latest confection, made in the window at Qulgley's. See the fancy collarettes with muffs, just opened at the Trade Palace. In handkerchiefs you can be suited surely at the Golden Rule; from lc and up. Charles Kline, of Washington township, has returned from a short visit at Peru. Silver and cut glass cigar jarj, smoking sets, shaving mugs and razor strops—Ben Martin. Heory Helden, the retail liquor dealer, is celeorating his 51st birthday anniversary tod&y. Even if the goods are no cheaper, and tliey claim tbey are, the presents are a clear gain at The New Otto. Some of Plymouth's capitalists are agitating the question of building an electric railway from Plymouth to South Bend. Rep'esentatives of several hose companies are here in the hope of obtaining an Qrder from the city for the fire department. Mrs. Stella Sebastian-McClure, the charming and promising young vocalist, will leave at 4:30 this afternoon for Chicago, to begin an engagement with an opera company. Frankfort Crescent: "Joseph Palmer, of Logansport, employed at the Cleveland handle factory, had his hand caught in the machinery Saturday and lost two fingers. The injury was dressed and he has< gone to his home." HOLIDAY OFFERINGS. Our Store will te ; ; * open until 9 o'clo ck < ; 1 1 to accomodate ;; Christ mas Shoppers HOLIDAY Shoes and Slippers The handsomest, and best assortment of CHRISTMAS Shoes and Slippers ever shown in the city. Patent Leather Kid, Ooz Kik, pink, green,red, lavender. In fact anything in nice evening slippers. See our Men's Bootee combination, Boot and Shoes just the thing for winter. Stevenson & 5 Klinsick. 403 Broadway. He Official facsimile cf Medal Awarded DR. PRECE'S CREAM BftKIKG POWDER WORLD'S FAiR.CHICAGO, 1893 Death of Edward griffin. Ex-Constable Edward Grlffiln died at 5 o'clock this morning at his home n Shultztown of a complication of diseases, aged 69 years. The funeral will be held Thursday morning at 9 o'clock fro St. Vincent de Paul's jhurch, Very Bev. M. E. Campion officiating. Interment will be made n Mt. St. Vincent cemetery. Deceased was a member of Company E, of the Ninth Indiana cavalry. He also served for a number of years as constable of Eel township. He leaves a wife and three grown children. He was well-known and highly respected. Walton Oil Wells. The oil well ot tbe Bunker Hill company at Walton is down about 600 feet. No trouble or delays have been experienced . The second well, known as the the Chicago company's, is nearly 300 feet down and work is progressing satisfactorily. Ben Bar Notice. Regular meeting of Tirzah Court No. 11, T. B. H., tomorrow night. Initiations and other business of importance.— Will S. Bosier, Chief, Stationery. Fancy boxes sal table for gifta.Long well & Cummlngs, Masonic Temple. AS Snow Is your linen -when it comes home from Marshall's Laundry. No. 608 Broadway. Both 'Phones 110. Wagon will call for your work.. Give us a trial. If Jou Want lo lie in the^Swim * You had better le HOOLEY —Make Your-^ j Fall I Suit j Or Overcoat He Trill Fit You When all others f»iL "We are prepared for the Greatest Week's business in the History of the Golden Rule. The entire store is ia readiness f»r this Great Business. Special Bargains For The Holiday Trade la Dress Goods, Cloaks, Umbrellas, Blankets, Comforts, Table Linen,. Leather Goods, Handkerchiefs, Gloves, Corsets, Underwear, Hosiery —AND- HOLIDAY NOVELTIES. —A Full Line of— Dolls, Pictures Etc You can buy here, for about half what other stores ask you. We cannot b^gin to tell you of all the articles suitable for Christmas presents, which are to be found on our counters. Come and see and judge for jourselt, as to whether you can or cannot be benefitted by trading here. Cloak Department. Why would rot a Jacket. Cape or Collarette make a nice Christmas present, while we have •made a great work-down in price. We have made a o.ut on every garment in our store. is your opportunity to buy at under value. The Golden Rule. THE TAILOR Can Suit You in Style and Prices. FALL AND Winter Woolens. The most complete assortment of Up-to-date Fabrics in Plaids, Checks, Stripes, Serges and ia fact anything you want for a first class Business DRESS SUIT. Prices the Lowest in the City. ri F". Carroll, 1222 BROADWAY, The "Domestic" Office. Now is the time to provide your* self with a good Sewing; Machine at a very low price. My stock include* all tbe leading makes. My term are easy, and there is no excuse for being out of a good sewing machine o tbe house. Tbe old stand • 529 Broadway, near 6th R B WHITSETT

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