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gs^Kj^sv^-.*^ a rilla ^^ J« «ke Best Blood Purifier, Appetizer and Nerve Tonic. It cure* That Tired Feeling THE MARKETS. <;rallt, I'rovlnloin, Etc. CII1CAOO, -A-pHl 11. «> d unmanned. Quotations -were a* follows: Winter-Patent*. Si5(xa±05; •tralghts JiJ*az.bO: cIciu>,.S;.15<a-*0: seconds, Hl.90ai.0e; low, Kiwles, 41.IMXai.85. Sprint,— 'iPatOBM, W.OO&3.M); nwali;ht,«, &,lW&-.tt: bale'•«', »1.8Vi»2.a; low (TTiKlos. »L76ai.80; Ked •Dog, »l.«5ffll.7S; Kye, *iat3*W- WMKAT — Moderately -active »nU unsettled. •Cash, WOtt'/tV, May^ MKSilMKc; July, 6tna ' ' CoKN— Moderately -active and llrm. No. 2 • '.and No. S Yellow, 4JJii«J8c; May. 45MHBJJC: o: Soutcmlxir. — Steady, with fair trading. No. -, ,c- May, SSitaajf a: July. 27-jj(jti»c. Sam- 'ple.t Htiwdy. No. 3, »i#aic; No. a White, 133<aS3o; No. 2. . 3 White *: ; -No. 3 White, /o KYK— Firm and higher. No. 2 In store. SUc; aaroplo lots, 67@5tfc, outddu choice! May delivery. 5414c. BAULKY— A boat steady, but quiet No. 4, -IS OM<;; No. 3. «'afi-;e for fair to choice, und 'No. 2. BajsMtfc. ScruunJnifH nt .HO UOiJ>J,r.uO pur . MESH I'OUK— Trading fairly active unil prices Jituiidjf. Quotations niimud in $ I -. '•£&!-'. 3" !•> forCiisU rugulur; iliiU i.liiW for April: HU.VY, <jlS.47',i for May, ami -3li. r iU(»liiJS for July. LAiiU-I.Ut.iier iicUvu und steady. Quotations ntnitcd at tii.'j;M-(fi;(i.'> for ciish: SdOUisauii'/i lor April. 47.WSfr7.<MK 'of May.Jiua 47.150 I.VIVi for July. LIVE I'utri.THY — r*or pound: Turltoys, 7<3 12c; C'lilckons. yw,*,v, DucHs. fi&llc; Goe.se, pcrUo/im. SII.O'JyAW). BorfBlt-Creamcr/. M&»J: dairy. 7@lSo: Packing Stuck. &u,7c. NI^ Lmuoiw— W'uUlty quoted steady at $1.20 por gallon for Itlnhv;iues. Nuw VORK, April 1L FLOL'll— Quiet. llrm. WHKAT— So. a roil, llrm; fulrly acllvo. May, 00 1-llk-rOiilO n-lflo; July. «> iMl)-.®i)l!-;o: Aufc-ust, WJiStUIWo: Si-plumber, ClHj!uHJl?iB: December, taWitWXa. CouN-N'o. -. quioi. linn. May, MX July, BiwiMJiii;: NO. -. ri«®5"we. OATH— N T o, : quiet. llruiur. May, Ki July, :i:!;Si(.-; state, 'S7 <£-',Q'/;,c ; western, 3 BKEir— l-'irin. Extra mess, S8. U0@& 50; family, *lu.uJ(itU.(W. POKK— l-'U'm. moderate demand. Moss, S13.M ©I5.0tn LAUD — Quli3t, Htiiiidy. Stom-rondered. S7.S5. BOTTBit — Quiet; fancy, steady. Western dairy, D'&niic: do crcamory new, KltXOo; da old, O'TjSlJi-ic; do. factory, 7((JI-o: ElKlns, 20i>i ImltaMon creamery, 9 6l5c; rolls, 7H©10o. CHBKSB— Quiet, rather cusy: stnto lar^o, 8(3 c; do. funcy colored, lUiill^c; do. wlilto, do. small. Sicliye. cs— Laru-e receipts, eusy. Wostorn, 12)^0. J.lvn Stor.k. CHICAGO. April n. HOGS— Miwliot rather slow and weak. Pricoa about 5e lower. Puckorsi and shippers buck- ward about taking holiL. Salon ranKOd at $3.00 ' C-I.H'' forplK-s: 4-1.7iXi(B. 10 for Unlit; iRCSO-I.SS lot rouifli packliiB; $-1801^5.15 for mixed, anil fi(XX&ft.3U tor noavy packln« utid alilpplni,' lots CArri.K— Market moderatoly active; feel- Ins steadv and prlco.s unchunk'Od. Quotations T»nROil ut $li.OU((t0.ai for choice to uxtrasUtpplne Steers: J6.4Uit5.Si for good to choico do.; $4.1)0 OS. 35 for tali- to (,'ooU: 3-l.-Utt4.9J for eommori to medium do.; (it.aoSt-l.SO for Butchers' Steers; |17<X3i:i.S(> 'or Stockors: f3.83®-l.75 tor Feeders; (1,75 1 3. 80 forCows; j3.MSSTi.UO for Heifers; fe60 O*.0° for Bulls; $:i!aor..76 for Texas Stoor», • '*ud S'-'.SOa) S.OO for Veal Calves. ; NEWS IN BRIEF. Smallpox is raging among the woolen mill employes iu Cleveland. Tho Thirteenth general assembly of the Arkansas legislature adjourned' '•'.'. sine die. .: . The negro democratic state convcn- .. - tlon is booked for April 2-1 in St. Louis, Mo. Mrs. John A. Logan has returned to -. iWashiugton from a two-months' tour in Europe. A stomi of wind, hail, thunder and lightning ot unprecedented -severity 1 did great damage :it Seattle, Wash, '''• James II. Caufield, chancellor of the ', (University of Nebraska, was elected president of the Ohio state university. ;' Joseph Buck shot and killed Mrs. .Tossiu Williams in Newark, N. J., aud -then took his own life. No cause was ' : lltnown for the deed. Three convicts who tried to escape ••-' .Jtrora the Russian prison at Koongor were ordered to bo beaten to death by -.''•.' (the guards with tho butts of their : rifles. Tho Woman's Literary club of Baltimore has withdrawn from tho National ',;• •Federation of Woman's clubs because ,.-• «f the latter's adir.ission of colored •women to membership. ;': Henry S. Tyler, mayor of Louisville, •'...'• -will pitch tho ikst ball of the season - (there in the opening game with Pitts- •burgh. JSIr, Tyler was a member of ; vv.''jthe famous old Louisville red stock- Official cable advices from tlie Colom!:'-;' liian government announce the com- vf lilete subjection of the rebellion and •;• >tho restoration of a, normal condition '. «f peaco in all the departments of tho i '.-• confederation. >.. Gov. Sheldon, of South Dakota, is};':',• aned an order to each company of na;.".• tional guards in that state that, nfte.r V .. July 1, all assistance from the state 1;. will be cut off. The companies are ex;..• yecccd to tlifband. f ; " ' DOESN'T WANT HIM HURT. liinil Content to l*navo Dr. Xjtn;>lns tu HU Conscience. Bo«TOK. April 11.—A Boston gentlo- . man, -upon reading Dr. Lansing's "apol- ' <^y" for his attack upon Fresiduat . .Cleveland, -wrote to Washington offer- tog to go to Dr, Lauding to demand .{proper reparation. ; In reply he received Thursday tho lollowinsr dispatch from th'e president: ON, April n. L .is an accra- |i'f HE PAST guarantees the future. ^".''« It is not what we »ay. but what l-vfiK*ft Sarsaparilla does, that tells the r. RemcmV" FOOD'S CURES aT ms original ononso. i am wnuog tnst Jils further punishment -should be left to his conscience und tne contempt of his neighbor* ud tto American people. 5«nmtur Hlll'l Intention!. WABUDTOTON, April 11.—"As soon as the Fifty-fourth congress convenes J .intend to offer a bill in the senate to repeal the income tax," said Senator David li. Hill in an interview, "I be lieve that the action of the supreme •court has practically emasculated the measure and has left so little in it to commend itself to the American, people that congress will in short order repeal the obnoxious measure from tho statute books." White Scrvwuitin <iive Up the Fight. NEW OULEAXS, April 11.— The first break in the white screwmen, or common loaders' striIce, which has caused such trouble on the levte in New Orleans for months, occurred when a large number of thu men agreed to work for any employer, whether n member of the union or not, aud with negroes. WILDE "BROKEN "DOWN. HaKC»rU lind Worn, lie Ae»ln Appear* In thti London Court. LONDON, April 11.—Oscar Wilde and Alfred Taylor were arraigned for examination in the 'Bow street police court Thursday morning. Wilde was defended by Comrao'ner Clarke, who announced that he would not cross-examine any of the witnesses until they testified at tlic trial of the charges against Wilde. Wilde looked haggard and worn and it was noticed that he has greatly changed since he appeared on thu witness stand o£ the Old liailcy to prosecute his suit tor libel against the marquis of Queensberry. Thu British museum' has withdrawn from the library the books in its collection of which Oscar Wilde 'is the author, and thu publishing house of Ward it Lock has withdrawn Wilde's book "Dorian Grey" from circulation. Survoy for Plttuburjtli Cuniil. WARKISX, 0., April 31.—The preliminary survey of the ship canal to connect Pittsburgh with Lake Erie has progressed so far that the engineers in charge of the work are free to state that they have found the proposed canal perfectly feasible and that an abundant supply of water can be secured. The survey will not be completed before June J, however. According to the engineers, the most available route is through the Mahoning valley to Leavittsburg and thence to the lake.. China-Japan Ajralliiit Europe. LONDON, April 11.—A dispatch to the Times from Shanghai says that it is possible Japan will conclude an offensive and defensive alliance with China on condition that Peking is not attacked. The object of this alliance, it is stated, would be to oppose European interests in the far east. .Forty Men Killed. LONDON, April 11.—The Central News correspondent in Shanghai says that during the practice firing in the Woo- Sung forts a magazine accidentally ex- plodod. Forty men were killed and manv more injured. Vonni; KoHHUtu Successful. BERLIN, April 11.—Francis Kossuth, sou of the late Louis Kossuth, the great Hungarian patriot, has been elected to the Hungai-iau reichstag for Tarpolc/.a, defeating Voerces, under secretary of state. Victim of tlie LonRfelloH- Dmaiter. CINCINNATI, April 11.— The body of W. 0. Aull, of Dayton, 0., who, with his wife, was drowned at the time of tbe wreck of the New Orleans steamer Lougfellow, March 8, was found Thursday morning below Ludlow, Ky., and was taken to the Covington morgue, where it was fully identified. Itlotn-H Sentenced- NEW YORK, April 11,— Judge Moore, in the court of sessions, sentenced twelve of the prisoners who had been found guilty of rioting during the re- cont strike on the Brooklyn trolley lines. The sentences ranged from sixty days to one year and three months, >'elth«r Wrestler Wlm a Full. MARIOS. Ind., April 11. — The Parker- Woodbridge wrestling match was wou by Parker on a forfeit agreed to by Woodbridge ouconditiou that the purse of $100 be divided. The men were on the mat two hours and sixteen min- •utes. __ ^____ Will Join Cminda- OTTAWA, Out., April 11. — It is now- safe to say that the issue of the conference between Newfoundland and Canada will be an agreement upon the basis of union, to be submitted to the legislatxires of both countries. TORONTO. Ont_, April 11. —The Weston Woolen Manufacturing company, of Weston, Out., has assigned. Liabilities about §2-10,000; assets nominally 557,000 in excess of that amount. ri»t ue Appenr* In Cbla*. HONG KONG, April 11. — The outbreak of the plag-ue in Macao in th» Portuguese settlement in China ir announced. Geor£l» VUntort AitonUned. SAVASSAH, Ga,, April 11.—' Heavy importations of rice through this port from Japan are causing a sensation and a feeling of uneasiness among tho rice planters of this section. BREAK JAIL. Desperate Insane Convicts in New • York Gain Their Freedom. Oliver Perry, the Nervy Exprem Robber, One of the Number- Story of His Crime. POUGHKEEPSEE, N. Y., April 11.— Perry, tho noted train robber whose exploits a few years ago, while trying to rob the car of the American Express company on the New York Central railroad, caused great excitement at the time, with four other inmates of the Matte-wan state asylum, escaped from that institution at a late hour Wednesday night. They assaulted a keeper and escaped through the scuttle. The names of the men are McGuire, O'Donnell, Quigley and Davis. All were dressed alike. The escape was made about 11 o'clock. The men were all confined in separate ceils with double locks, and how they succeeded in getting out is so far unknown to the authorities, an investigation not yet having been fully made. Kscapfid Throuith tho Chnpel. ^ They first passed into the chapel, and thence into the attic where the windows are unguarded, but fastened. The men were heard to break in the Bash and two of them were seen to drop to the ground, while two others were seen on the roof. A general alarm has been sent out and men are searching the country in all directions. Hum >"<>t IJ««n Cftiiclic. Dr. Allison,superintendent of tbe asylum, at 10 o'clock Thursday morning reported that none of the escaped prisoners had been captured, and no news as to their whereabouts had been received. Story or HIH Diiro-Uuvll Exploit. Oliver Curtis Perry., who escaped from tho Mattewan state asylum Wednesday night, tried to rob thu American Express company's Kpeclal train on Sunday, February 21,189:!. Oao car ot thn train wu.s Itaown as tlio monoy oar. In It is soot the spucio Trom tho United Status treasury for western banks. Piirry'M >'ovitl Method. Tho train left Syracuse at 5 o'clock In tho morning. Tho money car WIH no-xl to the rear couch. When they wore nearlm? Weedsport, Po-.-ry, who had rlddon on top or the mor.ey car from Syracuse, let liimsulf over '.he side of tho car uy u ropo. He ordered the messenger to throw up his hands. The messenger shot at Perry. Then Perry shot him twice. Perry climbed Into the car, and there wu» a desperate llpfht. Tho conductor heard tho row and stopped tho train. Then lio lookeil out. Perry looked out ot the express car when the train stopped, saw the conductor and shot at him, The conductor sent a brakeman baol; to Jordan to telegraph alons tho lino time they had a ti-iiln robber on hoard, Then they wont on to Port Byron. They stopped at Port Byron and toolt care or tho nosHCiiKOr, who was badly wounded. Perry hud disappeared. Kxcltinl." Clmso on JLoc-oiuotlven. At Lyons, where the next stop was made, there was a bis crowd. Porrv was In the crowd; Ho hud evidently sot off the further side of the train when it'sLood lii the station. Tho conductor recognized him and made a rush for him. Perry kept tho crowd back wflh his revolver and run across tho trucks to where a coal train was standing. He uncoupled tho engine nncl jumped Into tho cub and ordered the engineer and tlreman to pet out o£ ulHht. Then ho pulled the throttle open and sailed away, The express train undine was uncoupled and a party started after him. When they were about to overtake him. ho stopped nls engine, reversed It and started back. Shot ut l.lln Pnriiiier..*. As he passed his pursuers, who were on another track, ho llred tv,-o shots through the cab window. Tho pursuing online was reversed and bucked after him. Perry went ahead again. As lie passed hU pjrsuurs this time he shot through the cab afain. The men on the pursuluR engine found thoy could not catch him and went back to Lyons. Perry found the sti-arn (riving out and aoandor.ed the or.Bina. He then started across country. Finally he •was oupturcd at Newark. Ho was afterward convicted and sentenced to Auburn prison for u long term of years. He had served about a year and a half when he was transferred to Mattewan as Incurably insane. A Startling Admission. In New York City, for five consecutive years, the proportion of Deaths from Consumption has been three in <every Twenty Persona. Epidemics of Cholera, Yellow Fever and other diseases of similar character, so terrible in their results, occasion wide spread alarm and receive the most careful consideration for their prevention and cure, while consumption receives scarcely a thought, yet the number of their victims sinks into insignificance when compared with those of consumption. Comparatively few people know what to do for their loved ones when they see them gradually lose strength, lose color, manifest feeble vitality and emaciation, or develop a cough, with difficult breathing, or hemorrhage. Cod liver oil was for a long time given in all such cases, but the poor success attending its use coupled with its nauseating taste has led many practitioners, as well as the public at large, to place their main reliance in Dr. Pierce's Golden Medical Discover}-. It deserves early attention and will prove effectual not in every casebut in a large percentage of cases, and we believe that fully_t)S per cent, of all cases of consumption can, if taken in the early stages of the disease, be cured with the "Discovery." Dr. Pierce docs not ask people to believe until they have investigated for themselves. A pamphlet has been published having the names, addresses and photographs ofnlarfrenurnberofUio.se cured of consumption, bronchitis, lingering coughs, asUinin, chronic nasal catarrh and kindred maladies which \v|J! be mailed free to those sending for it with their name and address upon a postal card, or you can have a medicnl treatise, in book "form of 160 pages, mailed to you, on receipt of address and six cents in" stamps. You can then write tbosL- cured and learn their experiences. Address for Book, WORLD'S DISPENSARY MEDICAL ASSOCIATION, Buffalo, N. Y. llljrh' Anrlal Ts~ayl«atlon. Beyond 20,000 feet above sea level, the height reached by Glaishcr in 1SC2, man has never been able to navigate the ah-. Various problems concerning the regions farther away (higher up)— such as temperature, pressure, moisture and composition of the air—have been leading; subjects of discussion among the physicists for years. In 1SOS, M. Hormite adopted the plan of sending •up balloons fitted out with sclf-rcgis'- terinfr instruments. These b»lloons have been brought up to what is considered perfection. They are very light, the average capacity being only 150 cubic feet of gas. With these a systematic exploration of tho' upper ^regions of the air is being madu, and it is said that some of them have attained a height of 30,000 feet. Bullet Penetrate* Nine feet. Of greater effect at longer range than even the shots from a Lebel or Mansur rifle is the new bullet invented by an officer named Hebler of the Swiss army. It is shaped somewhat after the fashion of a goose quill, and with a charge only slightly over ^A grammes (S3 grains) ot powder will travel 1,400 yards and penetrate a block of wood to the depth of 9 feet. At a longer range the peuetrating power is still great, as the shot will enter a block of wood at a distance of 0,000 yards, or nearly 3K miles. SllTer In th* Ocean. The water of the whole ocean, it is estimated, contains hi solution over 2,000,000 tons of pure silver. ^_ ROTHSCHILD REWARDED HIM. Wlnilo the IJnron W;»« Sluing as n BngrKiK Modol i* Student rieuniMl IHm, Dining on one occasion witli" Baron James de Rothschild, Eugene Delacroix, the famous French painter, kept his eyes turned upon his host in so marked a manner that, when the company rose to leave the dining-room, Baron James could not help asking his guest what it \v:is that so attracted his attention, says tho Philadelphia Press. The painter confessed that for some time past he had vainly sought a head to servo as a model for that of a beggar he intended to bold a prominent posi- ition in a painting on which he was then engaged, and that, as he gazed at his host's features, the idea suddenly struck him that tho very head he desired was bcfore-iiim. With this explanation he ventured to ask the baron whether ho would do him the favor to sit for him as the beggar. Rothschild, being a great admirer of art in all its forms, and pleased to be considered one of its chief patrons, ^readily consented to assume a character never before undertaken by a millionaire. The next day found him at the painter's studio, Delacroix placed a tunic round his shoulders, put a stout staff in his hand, and made him pose as if he •were resting on the steps of an ancient Roman family. In this attitude he was discovered by one of tho artist's favorite pupils, who alone had free access to the studio at all times. Naturally concluding that the model had only just been brought in from some church porch, and never dreaming the character assumed by him was far from the true one, he seized an opportunity when his master's eyes were turned to slip a piece of money into the beggar's hand. Baron Rothschild thanked him with , a look, and kept the money. The. pupil I soon quitted the studio. In answer to ' inquiries made Delacroix told the baron that this young man possessed talent, but no means; that ho had, in fact, to earn, his livelihood by giving lessons in painting and drawing. Shortly after the young fellow received a letter stating- th'at charity bears interest, and that the accumulated interest on tho amount that he had so generously given to one whom he supposed to be a beg-gar was represented by tbe sum of ten thousand francs, which was lying at his disposal at the Rothschild offices. Suffer untold miseries trom » sen»e cl delic»c7 tbe; cannot orercome. Female Regulator, ACT5 AS A SPECIFIC It cwuu health to bloom. Mid Joy to ftip« throughout the frame. . . • IT NEVER FAILS TO CURE. « Ky wife bin bwn under troitmtnt ot lulling pby- cUni thr« T<-.-vr», irrlthont btneUt Att«r o«IB* - u do h«r own cooking. mt ^^K.S- BBiDFTELD BEGUtlTOR CO., ItliBtm, <•. Kleptomania. To believe a French vrriter, there are no fewer than four thousand women caught every year in stealing- during their shopping expeditions, a habit euphoniously styled kleptomania. The number of titled ladies seized with this '. strange malady while examining the : fashions of Paris, he tells us, is incred- j ible. Among the most recent culprits were a .Russian duchess, a French countess, an English duchess and the daughter of a reigning sovereign. As a rule, these distinguished offenders are let off on the payment of a round sum for the relief of the poor; when ' the shoplifter is known to be rich, tie 1 sum extracted rises to as much as ten thousand francs. The police authorities consent to this sort of condonation. The Floral Jardiniere. Jardinieres of china in large flo_ral designs are ne'=v and effective. Nat- urallv colored pansics. pink and white acale'as, daisies and full-blown roses are used to hold palms, flwarf pmes and ferns. They are a charming addition to a drawing-room. In sending a growing plant as a gift it is a pretty fancy to place it in one of tho new floral jardinieres. She Hadn't. Darley—Did yon go through my trousers-pocket last night? Mrs. Darley (indignantly)—No, sir! Dariey—Well, there's a hole in it — Judge, ODD FINAL REQUESTS. Curious Wishes Made by Persons When Dying. BeqnMt* nave Been Mi»<l« to Drink*, Shave*. Rld«* and Muilc for Mourner*—Eccentric to the L*»t- The -world is full of cranks, as everybody knows, but the great .majority of them confine their eccentricities to their life upon this sphere. Pew of them make arrangements to keep themselves before the public eye after death, but the few who do so exhibit a fertility of ideas that would have been of great value to them in the advertising line during their lives. The latest exponent of post-mortem crankism was a queer old farmer of Kent, Saratoga county, this state, who recently departed this life, says the New York Advertiser. He left explicit directions in his will as to his burial, the most noteworthy being that he should have his favorite pair of rawhide boots as a part of. his grave clothes and that he should be taken to the cemetery in the family sleigh. His •wishes were carried out to the letter and he was whirled up to his last resting place to the accompaniment of jingling bells and buried with his boots on. A Brooklyn saloonkeeper, who was as jolly in life as he was fat, loft directions with his widow as he gasped "Good-by" to set aside one hundred dollars of his estate with which to provide beer for his friends on the dreary drive to the cemetery. The widow not only provided every carriage with fifty bottles of the cheering beverage, but drew on the saloon stock for two kegs- ful, which were emptied at the side of the coffin before it was taken from the house. Another saloonkeeper, a Staten Islander, whose place was a famous resort for fishermen and was himself an ardent angler, often said that he would never lie content in the cold ground. So he mafic arrangements to have his body cremated and imposed the dying injunction on his friends to see that his ashes were scattered about on the salt water he loved so well, from the head of the statue of Liberty. His wishes were religiously curried out and the funeral party returned to his old saloon and drank "his health," as provided in his will, Still another saloonkeeper, whose place was well over on the cast side of town and who was an inveterate fisherman also, had his ashes committed to the deep. lie was a member of a little fishing club that went dovrc in a tug to Komer Shoals every Sunday during the season. Ho found when on his deathbed that he had but fifty dollars beyond his cremation fees and he' decided to give the "boys" a good time with it. He ordered that the money be applied to the hiring and blocking of the tug for the first trip after his deatli and asked that his ashes be taken along and dumped overboard at the shoals while a schooner of beer was drunk to his memory. It was done a.s he ordered. A female keeper of a tramps' lodging house in Montreal is about the only woman on record who devised for herself a funeral on other than conventional lines. She left orders that all her lodgers be provided with a shave, a breakfast and a high hat with mourning ribbons, and that they all follow her body to the grave behind two brass bands. The bands were to play the "Dead March in Saul" on the outgoing trip, but to play "The Girl I Left Behind Me" all the way home. The churches attempted to stop the carrying out of her remarkable injunctions, but were unsuccessful, and the old woman was serenaded as per desire. The roost horrible of all these grew- Bome provisions was that made '"by a Virginia colonel, who died about twenty-five years ago, in Amelia county. He demanded, under penalty of cutting off from all his possessions, that his widow have him put in an open coffin in a clump of woods near the house, and leave him there for six weeks. Every morning and evening of that time she was to come to him and brush his hair and whiskers Luckily the colonel shuffled off his mortal coil in the middle of a very cold winter, so he "kept." Dis widow was able to carry out his wishes, therefore, and came into all his property. There are quite a number of cases of religious enthusiasts who have demanded to be buried in a standing position, so as to be all ready for the judgment day, and a negro in South Carolina was buried feet up because he believed the fiat earth would be turned upside down at the first blast of Gabriel's trumpet and he wanted to be ready right side up. People innumerable have had valuables or mementoes buried with them at their request, and a short time ago in France a dying woman had her pet cat killed so that it might be -buried in her arms. ^ —All the higher arts of desig-n are essentially chaste. They purify the thoughts, as tragedy, according to Aristotle, purifies the passions.—Schlegel. —An old hen is the most exclusive of all fowls. She doesn'tallow any chicks about her that don't belong to her &e» —Atlanta Journal. Vfry <lu«M-r li.derd DaUj, nay, bourtt experience, are the g«n?a- ikmsot the dj>p«pUc, nervous Invalid. Askilro and h« will tell jou Hut it Is well nUfc Imposslbie to describe tiem. Palpitations of tbe heat sax- jest—erroDeooslj-—that tbe organ IB affected, buzzing in the ears, a queer, metallic taste In the mouth and nDgUwi along tbe edgfii of tbe tongne. re»Uf-s». broken ilumber at n'gbt. an Inclination to sleep during the dar, which disappears when the recumbent postnre -la Eistmied. frequent uneasiness of thf stomach between'and after mea s when dlgwrtlon •ngbt to have performed Its office. These are a few amiong tbe Indicia, of ihocomulalntupeedllj removable bribe ns« o' Hoitetter'B Stomarh Bitten, wnlch also cnres'anrt DieTeats chill* and ferer. bllloosntw, #oni!.Ipa Soa, rh-nmaUsm. neuralgia and kWMj trouble KNOWLEDGE Brings comfort «nd improvement arafc vends to personal enjoyment •when-> -ightly used. The many, wno live bet- wr than others and enjoy life more, with- tesa expenditure, b? more promptly ndapting the world's best products to* she needs of physical being, will attest the value to fcsalth of the pure liquid >axative principles embraced in tba *emedy, Syrup of Figs, Its excellence is due to its presenting., ji the form most acceptable and pleas- int to the taste, the refreshing and truly Beneficial properties of a perfect laxative ; effectually cleansing the system,, lispelling colds, headaches and fevers ind permanently curing constipation. ft has given satisfaction to millions antf •net n-ith itlie approval of the medical profession, because it acts on the Kid- aeys, Liver und Bowels without weak •iaing them and it is perfectly free from -iverv objectionable substance. Syrup of Figs is for sale by all drug- 'ists iu 50c aud $1 bottles, but it is niaD- 'factored by tbe California Fig Syrup Oo. only, whose name is printed on every 0'ickosre, also the name, Sy.-up of Figs, bd being wsll informed, yon will not iccept any substitute if onei***- A LADY'S TOILET Is not complete without an ideal POMPLEXIOU U POWDER- |1 PCZZONI'S Combines every element of beauty and purity. It is beautifying, soothing, healing, healthful, and narmless, and when ' rightly used is invisible. A most delicate and desirable protection t« the face in this climate. Insist upon having tho IT is FOR SALEEVERYV,'M:?E. The Children of two and aix years of age- are often sick and fretful is owing to- etomach worms. The best cure its- Rinehart's Worm Lozenges. They remove all forme of worms and the worm nest; are pleasant to take and-need no cathartic. Children' always show marked improvement in health and growth by their use. Sold by B. F. Keeellng and Keystone drug: store. • rneo Btf>r «>• lick, w* B*m her OMorfk. IMa •&• w»» a Child, lite crted for Qutorifc ftnUiB became JOm. *** clung to CMrnrtk twl ChOdran. uto |[»»e Un« CttMorik. For Orer fmj Y«tr» Mrs. Wlnslow'B Soothing Syrup hae< been used for over fifty years by mil" lions of mothers for their children while teethlnc, with perfect success. It soothes the child, softens the gum*,. allajB all pain, cures wild colic, anil IB the beat remedy for diarrhoea. It will relieve the poor little sufferer immediately. Sold by druggists In every part of the world. Twenty-five cent* a bottle. Be sure and ask for ' Mrs. WinBlow's Soothlofr Syrup," and take no other kind. Sprinx The almost universal h»blt of using- gome kind ol spring medicine to Improve the blood and clean's tbe system has its advantages, If the proper remedy it uecd. What Is Deeded is to- arouse the liver and stimulate ^tbe- kidneys. The boet remedy to use U Elnebart'a Pills. Sold by B. F. Kaesllng and Keyntone drugstore. Children Cry for Pitcher's When nervous and weak take Bine- hart's Liver Pllle; no griping or naueea. One a dose. Sold by B. F. Keealing and Keystone drug store. Children Cry for Pitcher's Castorla. Always buy Binehwt's Worm Lo- zengei, they remcve both the worms and worm nest. Sold by B. F. K««»- llcg and Keystone, drug store. Children Cry for Pitcher's CattoP 1 -*

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