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VOL XVI. LOGMSPOBT. INDIANA. THURSDAY MORNING. APKIL 16, 18:>I - ( -, , , J . t .; i../. / SO. 91. DUNLAFS Celebrated Hats S T I F F and S I L K, BEST MADE, SPRING STYLES Now on Sale DEWENTER, The Hatter. Spring Suiting, • Spring Pants, Spring Overcoating, The nicest, prettiest patterns ever shown, just received at JOS.- 3. CRAIG'S. l-CATARRHy Some men-talk in whispers; others have voices loud enough to be heard by the fishes at the bottom of the sea. Some men are always telling you something in the strictest confidence and as a rule you have heard it before. That is 1 nt my way. I have no confidential communications to make to-you, andjif I bad I would not resort to printers ink for such a purpose. I simply want you to know that my line of . .^.Spring Suitings, Spring Trousers and Spring Overeoatinscs Is large aud complete, and that we are ready to serve you ELAINE'S EEPLY. An Answer to .His Last Note Sent to Sudini, It Is Not Made Public Yet, But Contains a Clear Statement of the Government's Position. HUD3NI HEAKS FROM ELAINE. WASHINGTON, April 15.—Secretary Elaine completed his reply to the last letter from the Italian government Tuesday, and sent a copy of it to Marquis Imperial! for transmission to Marquis di Rudini. It is understood to be a long and complete answer to all of the questions raised in the last cote from Italy, being 1 much more voluminous than any of the preceding- letters. The belief is that Marquis Imperiali, who is merely a medium of communication, has already cabled the letter to his government. As soon as the secretary is in receipt of an iiiiiina- tion that the note has reached Koine, he will probably make public both his own remarks and the last letter from Rudini, which has not yet appeared in print. Tt is intimated from semi-official quarters that the analysis and synopsis of contents of the last note from Rome that have been published thus far are not correct, and that the letter itself will show a less temperate tone on the part of Italy than has hitherto been supposed. This, if true, may explain the flurry of popular excitement in Rome during the past week. Secretary Blaine in his note has not withdrawn in the least from his original attitude in declaring that the law will take its ourse, and cannot be hurried; that indemnity will probably be granted the families of the men killed at New Orleans in cases where it proven that they were Italian subjects and entitled thereto, but that ihis proof must be undoubted and that the federal government cannot trespass upon the prerogatives of the state, which now controls action in the case. LONDON, April 15.—The Standard's Rome correspondent said th at he had an interview Monday with Mr. Porter, the United States minister to Italy. "Mr. Porter," says the correspondent, "was silent within the limits' of official etiquette, but was exlremely courteous. He said that he had not received any orders of recall and that there was no reason to believe that he would receive any. Both governments look forward to a peaceful settlement of the New Orleans difficulty. The only action open to the Washington government has been, initiated, though Mr. Elaine has pot yet sent an official note of the fact" ROME, April 15.—In the chamber of deputies Tuesday Sig. Malmuzi gave notice of his intention to ask the government what satisfaction had been asked for or obtained in the case of the Italians lynched in New Orleans. Sig. Luchini also gave notice that he would call attention to the action taken "by the government in this matter. SETTLERS ASK FOR HELP. White People In North Dakota Afraid of the Indians. GRAND FOKKS, N. D., April 15.—White settlers in the vicinity of Rolla and St. John, Rollette county, met Monday night and sent in a petition to the Indian bureau for a fort and a detail of soldiers at St. John. The settlers set forth that they have been bullied, their stock has been run off and a general sense of insecurity has been spread throughout that region by a band of 2,000 Indians and half-breeds camped in the Turtle mountains. Nine out of ten of these Indians are said to be British subjects, but every one of them is drawing rations from Uncle Sam. The settlers have begun arming themselves and declare that if the Indian bureau doesn't help them they will go on the tvar-path themselves. HARRISON'S LETTER. A NEW, PRESIDENT. It Settles the Question of the President's Position on Coinage. WASHINGTON, April 15. — President Harrison's letter to the Kansas City farmers' congress, in which he expresses decided views on the question of currency, has created almost as much discussion in Washington, as the opinion expressed "by ex-President Cleveland while congress was in session. There has "been a difference of opinion regarding the president's position, in the past and he has been, claimed as being both for and against free coinage. The Washington. Post says in editorial that the president now stands on precisely the same platform as ex-President Cleveland. _• A Capital of 800,000,000. SAVANNAH, Ga,, April 15.—A charter has been granted to the largest lumber firms of Georgia for what is in reality a mammoth lumber trust. Such firms as J. K. Clark & Co., Southard Bros., Hilton, Dodge & Co., of New York, and Still-well, Mill & Co. and McDonough & Co.; of this city, are in it. The organizers have capitalized their mills, railroads and timber lands at a minimum Of $50.000,000. , . . ~ I'reparlnft- for \Var. LONDON-, April 15.— Bnssia is reported to be making extensive preparations, and 'is expending enormous sums for the construction of strategic railroads. W. T. Baker Placed at the Heiul of th« Chlcapo Directory of ilm World's Columbian Exposition. CHICAGO, April 15.—At the meeting- of the local world's fair directory Tuesday night W. T. Baker, president of the Chicago hoard of trade, was unani m o u s 1 y elected p r e s i dent for the ensuing year, to succeed Lyman J. Gage. The other o ffi c e r s were reelected, as follows; T. •< B. Bryan, first vice president; Potter Palmer, w. T. BAKER, second vice president; A. F. Seebergcr. treasurer; W. K. Ackerman, auditor; J. P. King-will, assistant secretary; Benjamin Buttcnvorth, solicitor general. It was voted to pay the president §12,000 a year, the solicitor general $10,000, die first vice president git.OOO, the treasurer 85,000, the auditor $5,000 and the 'assistant secretary 84,000. FIGHTING IN 'CHID". The Insurgents Defeated with Heavy Loss a Force of 3.OOO Government Troops. PARIS, April 15.—Dispatches received here from Chili state that a desperate battle, resulting in a victor}' for the Chilian insurgent 'forces, has been fought at Copiapo (or San Francisco de Silva, as it is also known) the capital of the province of Atacama, on the river Copiapo, 30 miles from the sea. Only meager details of the battle are given in the dispatches mentioned, which say that the insurgents, after a long and determined struggle, defeated with heavy loss a force of 3.000 of President 3al- maceda's troops. The dispatches, which are supposed to originate from an insurgent source, add that the insurgent army is increasing steadily in strength, and that it intends shortly to march upon the capital, Santiago de Chili, as well as upon Valparaiso, the principal port of Chili. Copiapo, where the battle has just been fought, is an important mining and mercantile center, from which much silver and copper ores are shipped to Europe and elsewhere. WERE TOO PARTICULAR. n Hanlters "JYant Fay.monts of Gold i Instead of. Silver Certificates. ' : WASHING-KIN, April 15.—The 8357,702 which was the quota to which the state of Maine was entitled under the direct tax act was paid through the sub-treasnry at Boston mainly in silver certificates. 'The qiiota of Massachusetts, 8700,000, must be paid at the same place. A telegram was received at the treasurer's office from three Boston banks, stating that the payment of this large sum in silver certificates might cause great monetary disturbance in NewEngland and requesting the treasurer to make the payment in gold. I-n reply the department informed the bankers that it would pay the warrant in lawful money of the United States and of such character as was on hand in the Boston sub-treasury. MRS. HALFORD DEAD. The Wife of the President's Private Ssc- retary Dies In Washington. WASHINGTON, April 15.—Mrs. Mary F. Halford, wife of E. W. Halford, private secretary to the president, died at 7;40 a. m; Mrs. Halford had been in poor health for several years, having had a bronchial affection. She spent a greater part of the last t.vo winters in Florida. Arrangements for the funeral have not been^ completed, but the remains will probably be taken to Indianapolis for burial. Mrs. Halford was about 42 years of age and was the youngest daughter of George W. Armstrong, of Wilton, Me. She was married to Mr. Halford in Indianapolis May 1, I860. She leaves one child, a daughter, Miss Jeannette, who is about IS years of age. HONORED IN D.EATH. Func*al at Ottuimvu, Ia, ( of the Late Col. P. G. Balllngall. OTTUMWA, la., April 15.—The funeral of the late Col. P. G. Ballingall was attended by fully 5,000 people Tuesday. The services were held in the coal palace, the deceased having been president of the Coal Palace Company. Rev. I. P. Teeter, of Oskaloosa, delivered the funeral sermon and Senator Dodge, a colleague of Col. Ballingall in the Iowa senate,pronounced the eulogy. Business was entirely suspended during the afternoon and all the county, and municipal buildings were closed. Emblems of mourning were lavishly displayed on the business blocks and flags floated at half mast. Death of a Celebrated Choss-Player. NEW YOBK, April 15.—Capt. Or. H. Mackenzie, the celebrated chess master, was found dead' in his bed at his .room in the Cooper Union hotel, Third avenue and Eight street, Tuesday afternoon.- A doctor was summoned and said that he had been dead fully two hours. Sixty tlves tost. SAN FBANCISOO, April 15.—Late advices from Japan say that tec fishing smacks wore lost in a recent gale off the coast c-f that country and sixty lives lost. Large Silk Sale To-Day AT THE TWO FULL LINES Of printed China Silks at 40 and 50c. par yard. NOVEL DESIGNS :-: NEW COLORINGS. Rich Pongee Silks, Splendid Black Silks, At Reduced Prices For this Day Only!! WILER & WISE, No. 315 Fourth Street. I "WHISTLE FOR D. A. HA UK He has the goods and prices. Best Clock for the money. -Best Watch for the money. Best Spectacle for the money. Best work done for the money. . No. 41O Broadway. Tne Jeweler and Optician. D. A. HA UK. Broad Toe, Flat Bottom Comfortable Shoes.. WALKER& RAUCH, 420 Broadway. See our low goods. C'liiCHESTca's ENGLISH, RED Dxoss '<& THE~OR~cTNAL AND GCNUmC. Tho onlySnfo, Sure, »ij rjiiulK Pill ror'»»1«. LntUcft. nek DruKRlnt for CTiicftcffcf 1 * J?«0Kaft JHamond Brand ia Kcd and Cold metallic boio scilKl wllb blue Hbtion. Tnto no other kind. Jitfltts Sitbtciiutimi and JmUaliaa. All plllil in pnBWboanl boxes, pint irrappcra. arc danrcrouA counterfeits. At ^ruggiau, or MM M 4c In ^tamns for particulars, IcxUmoiiialf, and **Kcffcf for Ijkflloft," in latter, by return MAll*. Id'OOOTcilttmonliUi. A'a™ rapcr. CHICHESTCR CHEMICAL CO., Mudlnon S«««ro, SoW t>y nil Local l>niiel»tii. 1'ltLLADKii'lUA. l*i- I JOHNSTON BROS. "The Corner Drug Store." Johnston Bros, have removed to the Cor. of 4th and Broadway, ( Strecker Building.) A Full and Complete Line oi DRUGS ON HAND « PRESCRIPTIONS CAREFULLY COMPOUNDED:

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