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A Bright Star. A SKETCH OF THE MAN MARY ANDERSON TO WHO LED FAME. . Alto Flayed l>n<IlnK ]lo)r» with Uuotb, ,.' Uurrctt anil Tljorjlt* (from tlu HI, Ijniis Chronicle.) ', One of the most cnn.iipicunu.i figures in tho 8ta> 0 'eland of Amurieu to-day in John W. - Norton. Horn in tlie seventh ward of Xew \York City forty-six yeam nj,">, the friends ^'of his youth were Thomas U'. Keene and i Frank Chiiufriui. We liritl Keene a star at •'the age of 25 awl >'</rton in tliu /Joiver of •arly manhood, the li.wlinfr rmin for Edyrio. j Booth at the famous Winter Garden Theatre. He wus starred with Lawrence Uarrett . 'early in the "On, and nltcrrmtucl the leading roles.with Charles Thome at the Variety Theatre in New Orlcan.i. Early in the 'Centennial year, in Louisville, Norton met .•our Mary Anderson, then n fair young girl i- -who aspired for stage lame, took her under hi» ffuidanee and us everybody knows led her Bjy'ito fame. Mr. Norton is now the proprietor of the Grand Opera House in St. Louis, the . J)a Quesne Theatre, PittaburK nnd one of the : •tockholclers ia thi; American Extravaganza !> Company. " You have known me for five year» ; and ;,. know how I have suffered with rheumatism " •aid the Denial manager to a Chronicle re; porter. " Why during'the summer of 1893 : I was on my back at the Mullanpliy Hospital, in this city, four week*, i was put •n the old system of dieting, with a view to clearing those acidulous properties in my •'blood. I left the hospital feeling stronger, .but the first (lamp weather brought with it ' those excruciating pains in the legs and i back, it was the same old trouble. After _ tting down for a stretch of live minutes, • the pains screwed my legs into n knot when ,J arose, and I hobbled as painfully as CEUSHING DEFEAT Capture-of Gen. Macao, Eebe Leader, Fatal to Cuban Cause. Last Hope of Revolutionists Swep Away in a Desperate Battle at Palmarito. ''• One afternoon early in June lie hobbled ;;fcto,his New York Office on. Rroadway and \«ncoiintered his business manager, George • 'ItcMiiritf.i, who had also been a rheumatic Sfc'iroffercr forjiwo yours. Norton wus surpris- "'•d that McAJanus had discarded his cnne. :," Who cured you ?" lie askeil. " I cured my- '.-telf," replied ifc.Uauus, "with Dr. Williams' nkl'iils." : 'I was ftncouragml by Mr. McM.inns'wire Spi : ,««ul as a last resort tried Pink Pills mvsclf. |f ..After I had taken my first box of Pink Pills, p.it struck me that the pains were less trouble- fc- •ome. I tried another box, and I began al- Ijwost unconsciously to have faith'in the Pink Is. I improved so rapidly that I could after sitting at my desk for an hour and yltte twinges of rheumatism that accompa- |l"iied my rising were so mild that I scarcely g;»oticed" them. During the past two weeks, | ; ;-w« have had ranch rainy weather in !?t. But the dampness has not had the it effect in bringing baek the rhcuma- which I coniiider n sufficient nnd r«- plUble teat of the efficacy of Pink 'Pills. I :!;\»»T ftlio say that the Pink Pills have acted I* tonic on my stomach, which I thought i well nigh deitroyed by the thousand and -"—•1 remedies I consumed in the put THE Orttlfi, JVovJnlonH, Etu. CHICAGO, April 15. FLOCB — Quiet bus flrro. Quotations wura » follows: Winter — Patents, JiSixte-MB; lro)ghts,3S.35JW.bO: clears. IfcM&iii 30: seconds, jjfl.(0®2.00; low (friiclos, *».<H*ai.B5, Sprliiir— SJFWwits. IW.OOJC3.50; str:ilxhts. *i KXaS.75; tmk- low gnwlos, $1.75(jiil.80; Koil and u July, «'"' CORN— Moderately active nncl tlrmor. No. 2 BBdNo. S Yellow, «Miii'l3Jii!i May. 45%®4Wo; "'•July. 45X(34UJjo; Soptombor, tOJ^QUOXo y,., OATS— Stoutly, with aftfhor prices No. 2, COSio; iitai.'SKo; July, S7J,(<(S27«c. Samples Mo ltflier. No. 3, »)jiSlc; No. » ^V^llte. ;e©33o; Sfta », awaaoo; No. 2 White, KH@'JS!*u. §.;'-.'BTB— Scitroo and linn. Xo. " In storo. 500; plo lots, 57ffi58o. outsldo choloo; May Uo- t— Moderately uctlvo f)C»§h, 'Bf>H<a57o; May, 55ft -J,Ka SH .BABLBV—Offerings nntl demand both smalL 4,48®51o; No. 3, 4!>iJ5';o (or Mir to obolco. 1 .No. 2, 5:!4iM!4c. ScrooninKS at .Jl(i. Oft£J 17.50 ,»r ton, • Miss POUK—Trudtnc <iulto light and prices •adv. Quotations ruuKuil nt, *!-• S-JftliS'i'i ^dMonsb reiuilur, $rj.VJ®ia.30 for April: .JllSi'tf BlJ.S'yi for Muy. nnil ili-lTKiftliSl (or July. ...'.'tAHD—Very ilull mid linn. Qu.otutlona j-jiunjed at }7.K>(i6".0">i for onsti: $7.05®7.10; for f-At>rll, $?.lS®~.'JOtoe May, ana *7.30i»7.3i:Mi tor &JUly- TrtV—Per pound: Turkey, ?@12o; dokons, 10'MOKc; buuks, l>$lloi Goose, pet _ __ ^)00. fjjX-BilTTKK--Ci-ouraory, lK&£Oo; dairy, TQtSof 1 Siook, 5<Jo7u. -Whisky uuotecl steady at ifl.Sd per or hlRbwliius, NEW YoUK, tate nnd western, quiet, steady. No. 3 red opened o.xoltod, notlvo. Ti p. on roporls of crop dainiu'o la Kansas: stoclts and local oovorUifr: foreign iit thojuclviinco. May, (WX301S40J Uly.'Al 3-ltJiSt!l 13-lflo: August, 6IJs@"17io| nbor, mxOii'JT-lSo; December, CifilMJio. N— No. - dull, tlrmor. M»y anil July, o: September. 51 «: No. 3, M<a57Mo. 'OAia— No. 2, dull, steady. May, Jfc'J»'o bid; ' «o, 3B<a-IOSc: western. WW^O^io. ir— Firm. Extra inoss. *8.«*S8.60: Jam- uiet nod steady. Moss, *]&5<MJ>I4,00. :'.'liA»D— Quloj; steady. Stoam-rondorod, J7.S5. — Quiet; mthor easy. Western 13Vio: do. oroamory, now. I'i'SSOc: da 8®lSo; do. factory, 7ii®l-o; Eltrlus, iOo; ilUtlon oronraery, 0@15c. *. CHBKMK— Quiet, onsy. Stnto lurgo. icy colored, U®ll«c: do. whlto. (mail, saujjo; purl slilms, SjJ7Vic; ^_ JfVUooi— Fulf demand. Urns. Western, 15^0, Live Stork. CHICAGO. April IS jjffjr, Hoes— Quality fair. Market slow, with, the \lcg stoutly and ;prlces without special gc. Sales rancod at J3.N>JM. SO lor pl(^*; |«t©5.00 for lisht: J.l.65a4.SO for routth J-lTSaio. 10 for mixed, and *J.Si<3a 13 rte»vy pucltlnK and shippluc lots. — Markot rathor active; fcollnfr »dy and prices wero unchanged. Quotattoas .. lat*."'W«i0.35for choice to oxtro ship- t Stpors: $S.40,^tr,.S.> for pood to choico do: ,5.35 for fair to trood; Jl-'O 44.S5 for com- i to medium do: i-),W©-l50for liutchora' i.T(Xii:.:i,SO for Siookurs; fasOffl^.75 Tor ers; S1.75al3.!*0 tor Cows; $3,50ii5,0i) for '•rs: JiiUJJAW for Bulls: J3.iS.itii.75 for I Stoors. nnd Si50;>5.:W foe Veal Calva*. iuooni*r !»*K*tef.y. , O.. April 15. —Twenty- young- Indies of this city have nizeil- themselves into a club to rear bloomers ;iud do other things in i way of promoting 1 icleivs of reform. O.. ^Vpri 1 . 15. — Twenty-six -luborers wore arrested on u of violating 1 the ordinance pro- manual labor on the Sabbath. J« STRONG POINT about ^flw cares by Hood's Sarwparilla » lihty »re pe» JL—i<:nt. TVy start from liolld foundation—p ro **IOOd. HAVANA, April 15.— Msieeo is cap tured and Cuba's last hope is gone Oombet has been killed. "Without these two leaders all is chaos in the in surgent ranks and liberty's mos! ardent friends admit that the Cuban cause is lost. LoyullHU Wild wltli Joy. The Spanish authorities are posting bulletins and the loyalists in viiiiii are celebrating the ending of the revolution. Without Crombet and Maceo there ean be no real war Saturday the Cuban army and the Spanish soldiers met at Palmarito .The rebel forces numbered 2,000 men, while that of the Spaniards was 3,000. A desperate battle followed, and, according- to official reports, lasted two hours, at the end of which time the rebels retreated. They were pursued by the Spanish troops and Maceo was captured. Llis secretary ws>.s also taken and all the personal and private papers of Gen. Maceo were confiscated. The battle was hard, foug-ht and tho insurgents fought desperately against odds. The .Spanish soldiers resisted with remarkable courage the onslaught of th« rebels. In the buttle, n hu75d-to-hiind conlliet, a number of Cuban officers, one of whom was a colonel, were killed. Maeeo was a leader of the rebel, forces with Gomez durinj,' the former revolution. Thoug-h but a.youth lie achieved considerable distinction. Alncoo'H Full'. Macuo's fate is known in advance. It would have been far better for him if he had been killed,- as was Crombet, than to be brought hereto Havana and put in old Morrociistlu's gloomy prison. He will be kept there for some time, and then possibly ho will be ffiven a mock trial, it is certain he will be garroted. Cunnul Wllllnnw to Boturn Soon, Consul-General Williams is preparing for un early departure and Vice- Consul Springer assumes the duties of the office at once. Calleja, captain-general of Cuba, who is in supreme authority until the arrival ot Campos, who, by royal proclamation, is commander whenever he lands, was seen at the'captain g-eneral's palace, and was asked if the news of the capture of Macco was true. He confirmed tho news and added that the filibustering was nearly at an end. Calleja seems to bo highly gratified that tho revolution has been put down •without tho aid of Campos' troops. Buttle for SllT«r In tlie Went CHICAGO, April 15.—The new national silver party, of which Joseph C. Sib.ley, of Pennsylvania, is the presidential candidate, planted its banner on the soil of "Illinois baturday nnd 'took formal possession in the ;namo of equal coinage of g-old and silver. Mr. Sibley arrived in Chi- capo Saturday morning, accompanied by Gen. A, J. Warner, president of the (National Bimetallic league, and spent 'the clay in conference with state and Jlocal silver leaders. It was resolved to '•begin the work of organizing tha bimetallic party in this and surrounding • states at once. Candidate Sibley expects to carry every western and southern state. Europe Warned to Act. JfAKis, April 15.— The Echo de Paris advises Europe to form an economic land industrial defense ng-ainst the ;United States, With reference to ithe expression of sympathy upon the part of the senate of Florida •with tho Cuban rebels the Echo do 'Paris protests against the manner in •which tho United States interprets international laws and declares that .American intervention in Asia and ] rope In regard to Armenia should attract tho vigilance of Europe. Knonped Convict* Captured. MATTKWAN, N. Y., April 15.—Patrick McGuiro and Michael O'Donnell, two of the five convicts who escaped from the Mattewan asylum last Wednesday night, were-captured at Pine Plains by Attendant James Coyle, of the asyium. This leaves only Perry, for whose arrest a reward of S3,£50 is offered, and Davis, ivho is said to be even more desperate and daring. Inralxir M»nufxcturer» Combine. EOCK ISLAJTD, 111., April 15.—The lumber manufacturers operating on the .Mississippi river from Winona, Jtinn., to Hannibal, JIo., formed an organization here to consist of all manufacturers and dealers in lumber on the river. The object is to work in harmony nnd secure equitable freight rates in the commodities they manufacture. JMetiil Wheel*™ Strike. PiTTSBCKGir, Pa., April 15.—One hundred metal wheelers in the converting- mill at Carnegie's Homestead works struck Monday morning for an advance in wnffes. They have been receiving- Sl.CO per day, and ask for SI.SO. The company is trying to replace the strikersVith negroes, and already have fifty men at work. most famous health and pleasure resorts in the United States, was burned, the loss being 51.000,000. Some 150 guests lost all their person*! effects. SHORT SPECIALS. A vein of copper 3 feet thick was discovered at Highland township. Wis. The work of taking the census of South Dakota by the assessors will begin July 13. J. E. Stedman, a wealthy farmer living near Hixton, Wis., accidentally shot and killed one of his daughters. Annie Applegate, G years old, waa killed, and her sister Lottie, 10 years old, fatally injured by a locomotive at South Hethlehem, Pa. Judge Wilson, ac Cincinnati, sentenced Martin Adams to be hanged Juiy 21. Adams was found guilty of poisoning his employer, John Ohmer. The Northwestern car and machine shops at Oshkosh, Wis., were sold to Howard Jenkins for 522,000 to satisfy creditors. The plant cost 8150,000. The 400-ton steamer Otego, owned by the Smith Ice company, sunk in Duluth, Minn., harbor. She had probably been crushed under the water line by the ice. A brother of Banker Sanford, who was killed at Covington, Ky., by State Senator Cioebel, has sworn out a warrant charging the latter with manslaughter. John Randolph and Mrs. Mary Me- Guirc eloped from Spring Valley, 111. They were overtaken at Streator and each sentenced to the county jail for six mouths. Leslie Glaspey, 15-year-old son of Jolin Glaspey, was riding on a corn cultivator from the field to his home, near Hill's Siding, Ia., when the team ran awuy and the boy was killed. THt Wrcckntro LOST CHICORA. Jlt-Fatcd Vcdsel Iron) tho ComoH .AHhoro. BUFFALO, Mich., April 15.— Since the wind has shifted Chieora wreckage is coming ashore in vast quantities here. Sunday afternoon a .urge piece of the roof of the pilot 'louse wus found. It had been chopped iway from the sides of the pilot house, showing plainly that the crew had made an effort to save the noole craft. The front flagstaff was found Saturday afternoon and the lid to a sailor's chest was found Sunday morning, also several broken clothes baskets and portions of chairs and stools. Wreckage s found in such large quantities that people with wagons are gathering it up for firewood. BEJ,'TOX HAKBOB, Mich., April 15.— Che bottle containing the Chieora mes- iage which was picked up off Sauga- .uck Sunday was received by J. H. Graham Monday morning. After :areful comparison with tho writ- ng of tho various men who wero an the boat at the time of the disaster, Mr. Graham and others declared that he message was a 'fraudulent one. There is much indignation over this at- empt to create a sensation. NEW YORK'S POPULATION. Scrofula, From Childhood "My-mother has be«n afflicted with •crof ol« In her head sine* her childhood. 6he is now In her Slat year. She haa also suffered from weakness in her back lor Which ihe never expected any relief, yhe has faithfully •/^M- ^J. /./=» tried Hood'» and It has treed her system from eciofnla, cured burning pains In her feet and limbi and also a pain In her left breast which prevented her from lying on that side for fourteen years It hag made her feel many years younger. Hood's 8 l$* Cures Shehas taken fonrbottl«« of themedicine. \Ve cannot recommend Hood's Sarsaparilla too highly." IKA K. Etna Qreen, Indiana. Hrtrul'c Pillc the after-dinner pill and 11UUU » 1^113 •ainUv cathartic. L£o. family cathartic, BERLIN'S FIRE DEPARTMENT. •olloe Consuii Tartly Kstlmated Show* 1,808,009 Resident*. NEW YORK, April 15, —New York city asa population of 1,862,509. These are ho figures according to the officially omplcted returns of the police census for 3,097 election districts supplemented by unofficial compilations for the remaining' forty-four districts. It is expected by Tuesday night the full official returns will be in, and thuy will show there has been a large increase in the population of the city over the last federal census. The census haa been taken in a careful manner. ' urff, Mo., Fire-Swept. ST. Louis, April 15.—A- special from Hattsburg, Mo., says: The fire which, started Sunday afternoon in the livery stable of James Stormm, at the south end of Main street, resulted in the destruction of the courthouse, with. aJI its records; two entire business blocks and the partial destruction of a third block. Fminoui Hot«l Humert, PASADE.VA, Cal., April 15.—The Hotel Raymond in thi&. cuts', one of tha Reported Location of N'orth Pole. JMB18, April 15.—The Figaro gives currency to a rumor that Dr. Nansen, the arctic explorer, has found the north pole and that it is situated on a chain of mountains. It isalso said that Dr. Nansen planted there the Norwegian flag. The story is regarded aa without foundation in truth. Reward for 1'erry's Recapture. NEW YORK, April IS.—The American Express company, through its president, James C. Fargo, offers a reward of 81,000 for the .capture of (Mirer C. Perry, the train-robber, who escaped from the Matteawan asylum. Blamarck Seriously 111. FKIEDMCIISBUHE, April 15.—Prince Bismarck is seriously ill. His reception of the conservative electoral union delegation which 1 was fixed for Tuesday has been indefinitely postponed, and his physician, Dr. Sehweninger, who is temporarily absent, has been summoned by wire to the ex-chancellor's bedside. • Miuiiftot- Goes to Jull. \YASHISGTOX. Pa., April 15.—Kev. Mr. Williams, the Greene county Methodist Protestant minister, who was convicted at Waynesburg of 'a serious crime, has boou sentenced to six months in the workhouse by Judge Mestrezat. Three Yearn In PrUon. COLU.MBIA CITY,Ind.,April 15.—George Cady was sentenced here to three years in prison for killing John Worden at Larwill in November. 'TO «-V/»-*-^X/-WN/-VWIVES: We Offer • Remedy Which, t«d •» Directed, Insures Safety to Uie of Mother and Child. '"MOTHERS' FRIEND"! | Bob* confinement of it* fain. Horror and i -Rtit, nt Jn«ny tecttiy. "My -wife nsed only two bottle*. She \ . was easily and Quickly relieved; i« now f doing splendidly.— J. S. MORTOK, Harloir, N. C. Pent by express or tnail, on receipt of pric«, 1: 'XT bottle, gold by all Drncgtet*. Book >\O BOTHERS " m«01«d frM. EZGCLATOB Co n .Atlanta, 0«» < Altnoit * Military Organization, the Member* Uarlnur Dallj Drill*. The Berlin fire department is the oldest professional organization of the kind on the continent, and, without a doubt, also the most efficient. It is organized on military lines, and the firemen., as well as their ollicers. have their regular daily drills. The progress with in the last few years has been enormous, says the Philadelphia Record, and many novel appliances and machines, electric apparatus and other improvements have been introduced. The "scaphander" is a suit of asbestos and rubber, with a helmet of rubber fitting hermetically upon the snit. A plate of glass, specially prepared to stand great heat/ without cracking, is imbedded in the front of the helmet and. allows the wearer to sec plainly. "With this suit a fireman can dash into a fierce fire in spite of smoke, heat and flame. Air is supplied to the fireman as in a diver's helmet. Several men of each station are supplied with smoke helmets, which pro, tect against being overcome by smoke, nnd enable firemen to search all rooms in a burning house for people that are blinded or overcome. They also receive their supply of air from without. In the way of life-saving apparatus no fire department is so complete as that of Berlin. In spteial carts they carry not only tools, ropes, appliances for climbing, chemical extinguishers, rubber cloths for jumping into, etc., but all thing's necessary for the first surgical help. Among other contents of the tool cart there is n "life-saving sack" which, for simplicity, efficiency, and lightning speed of operation, outranks all other temporary or stable fire escapes. A fireman ascending an upper story from the outside by means of short ladders reaching to the window sill of the next floor above finds a fainted form on the floor. The next minute he has unhooked the strong hempen sack lie had slung across bis body and over his shoulder. A rope is thrown down by him after being- run through one of the rungs of the ladder, and within one minute after he entered the room through the window the human form is gliding through space and into the arms of a brawny fireman receiving the frightened sufferer. Four persons- have been saved with two .sacks on one line inside of three minutes. All signals are given with cornets, each company using a different pitch. The firemen get so used to the signals of their company that they can instantly recognize a signal not given by their own bugler. BARBARIAN DANCING. One of th» Kalinc P«»lom of the Primitive Race*. Among the arts that have most powerfully served to advance the social evolution of primitive peoples is that of the dance. Dr. Grosse, a German authority in ethnography, has recently pointed out how important dancing is in attracting rude folk, accustomed to gain their living principally by hunting, to social gatherings which result in cooperation for other p-urposes. Dancing among- such people, says the Youth's Companion, is a far more significant thing than it is among- civilized races. The fondness for dancing may be looked upon as a most important agent in the early development of mankind. But what is the natural charm of the dance which has given it such a conspicuous place in social evolution? According to Dr. Grosse, the charm consists simply in "the pleasure of strong and rhythmical movements, the pleasure of imitation, and the pleasure of giving vent to the feelings." These are identical with the attractions of art, and so the dance is ranked among the important arts of primitive" man. The passion for dancing- is one of the strongest that_he feels. In civilized life the dance retains its charm, but it is, as different in its influence and in its effect -upon the dancers as it is in form. As civilized people practice it, of course, dancing no longer serves the original needs, j which, in fact, have then practically disappeared. j TO yzof> a KDiJ:*way Xlat. "I was much impressed," says Air. Goslington to a Sew York Sun man, "by something that I saw in the street this morning, the manner in which a man stopped bis hat, which was blowing away. It is well known that ucider such circumstances a hat often develops great eccentricity of movement; when yon stoop down to put your band on it as you run it is not there. • But this 'man rpja past and just to leeward of his bat and stopped it a» It rolled toward him." IN HAT LININGS. Love Notes Thus Sent Forth by Reading Factory'Girls- BT This Mc»n* Husband! H»re Been Secured—Funny Flutu* of the Correspondence Which Sometime! Follow*. As in all other manufacturing' towns, tlie factory girls of Reading ha - ve * ots of fun inserting little notes in packages or articles thev manufacture nnd send out to all parts of the world.. The best f u n of this kind, writes a Beading (Pa.) correspondent of the New York Sun, is enjoyed by the girls who work in factories turning out articles used exclusively by men. Hence hat factory girls receive possibly the largest mail. "I have known at least a dozen girls •who have become the wives of men who found their little notes in the hats they bought," said the forewoman of a hat factory. "Several girls have their sisters at work at home making copies of the following note: " 'I hope you will be well pleased with tliis hat. I have tried to line and trim it satisfactorily. If you have a few minutes' time to spare and care to do it please write and tell me how you like your hat. Of course, you must be a single man, as I am a single girl. Lovers are scarce in this town. 1 "The girls slip the notes under the lining- of the hats, allowing just an end to stick out uuder the sweat band. A note so placed would not be seen unless the sweat band were turned down. Of course hundreds of hats are sent out, and possibly the notes are never seen, but very many are found and answered. The g-ii'ls receive answers from all over the United States, principally the west. The letters they receive would make quite a collection. Generally they aro read out aloud in the shop. Very many replies from the west say^that girls" are very scarce out there. Some men want to correspond with Ji view to matrimony; others just for pastime. One man recently wrote that he wanted a hat trimmed by the same girl. "A few days ago a letter was received from southwestern Colorado for a girl who died here eight months ago. She had put in her trimmed hats a lot of notes. The writer had nearly worn out his hat before he discovered tho note. Ho offered to send the girl money to come out to him if she'd marry him. Poor Mary, she had died of pneumonia. Tho picture of the man in the letter looked as if he would make any girl a good husband. Mary's sister" had opened the letter. She answered it. They are now corresponding. "If a girl exchanges a few letters with an unknown correspondent, and the man's answers suit, she generally sends a letter to the town's chief of police or mayor and asks confidentially all about the character of her correspondent. In nearly every instance, the officials sen'd courteous replies and tell the girl all she wants to know. Photographs are exchanged and little gifts are received, generally curiosities from far-away states. One of our girls receives letters from a man up at Puget Sound, and from another in southern California, and from another in Havana, and from another now in Yucatan. The girls have gone into the stamp collection business, and our factory album is quite a curiosity in its way. Of course the girls can't answer all tho letters they receive. The cowboys write very odd letters. One ranchman said he owns one thousand acres and five thousand head of cattle, and wants a wife. The letters generally have full descriptions of the men. They all ask for photographs of the girls. Some of the girls send pictures of actresses, as handsome as they ean get them, but very often tha girls depend upon their own faces, because many of them are reaDy pretty and winning. "One factory (firl made a practice of sending photographs of a deceased maiden aunt, with side curls and fancy headdress, telling her correspondent she has a kind heart and is very respectable. One correspondent returned the picture, saying he was not making a collection of freaks. "Some girls who have been married a few years receive .answers to their notes. "I know two young Indiana men who came east for brides and secured them. In all other instances the girls went west or south and became happy wives, so far as' I know. Last year two girls who made vests for a wholesale house, and slipped notes into the bottoms of tho watch pockets, secured husbands. Another girl of my acquaintance, who works in a. stocking factory, slipped a. note into the toe of a No. 11 sock, and about sixteen months later heard from the buyer, who was an iron ore miner up in Michigan. They are still corresponding, I think. Girls who pack note paper occasionally write "their name and address with lead pencil on one of the sheets. Sometimes they get replies if the note paper falls into the hands of romantic young men. But frequently married men answer these notes." KNOWLEDGE Brings comfort and improvement and) *nda to personal enjoyment whcn^ -ightly useo. The many, wiio live bet- •ier than others and enjoy life more, with- less expenditure, t> more promptly- tdapting the world's beat products to the needs of physical being, will attest the value to caalth of the pure liquid- laxative principles embraced in the remedy, Svrup of Figs. Its excellence is due to its presenting; : in the form most acceptable and pleasant to the taste, the refreshing and truly beneficial properties of a perfect laxative ; effectually cleansing the system^ dispelling colds, headaches and fever* ana permanently curing constipation. It has given satisfaction to millions ands met Titfiftho approval of the medicai profession, because it acts on the Kid- neya, Liver and Bowels without weak ening- them and it is perfectly free from <5very objectionable substance. Syrup of Figs is for sale by nli druggists in 50c ni^d SI Ixjttlos, but it is_mau- iifcictared by the Califom:* Fig Syrup Oo. only, whose name is printed on every ck:ige, also the name, Syvup of Figs, d being w<sll infoi-iued, vou will n^ •>ji «»d substitute if A LADY'S TOILET Is not complete without an ideal COMPLEXION U POWDER* II | pozzois Combines every element ofj I beauty and purity. It is beauti-1 tying, sootliing, healinc, healthful, an'! narmless, and when rightly used is invisible. A. most";.(. delicate and desirable protection [ t* the face in this climate. Insist upon having tha gonulte IT IS FOR SALE EVERYWH'SE, THE? TO 4 DAY CURE p Gcmorrh* MALYDOR MFC. CO WA.sn-rx-r.TON, t>. C., April 15.—First Lieut. -Samuel Miller, has been detailed ,. to attend the encampment of the Indiana national g-uard at lodianapolis, about July JO nest. Th>- JLiw< Pe"p'eon Earth. To reasonablr eipect reU«I are shej who are continually dOf Ing themselves wltn calomel, bine pill, podjpbjlln and other drastic cathartics. Coa«i- palioo can not be lennanentlr oyercome by sucli violent disturbers of tbe Dowels: stomach and liver. They inflict more harm than tier tempor- arllj relieve. Bostetter'a Stomach Bitters ton jale and effectual substitute for inch, hurtfol drags. The effect ol this nedidne U ewj an* natural, an* Is not accompsnled-as In the case ot strong pargattvef—Kith griping and abrupt operation. M Juris. <Jy»r.ep«l», biliousness sldf headache, heartburn, kidney trouble, rheumatism and nervousness are entirely and promptly re- moredbytbls eiMlleat lemadj, commended by physicians eveiywher e. Do TOD F«cl noil ud Tiridt Nature signals jou for help to throw off the accumulation of bile »cd If yon heed not the warning, sickness will follow. The beat and most prompt relief la & few doees of Rlnebarl'i Pilla, they will make you feel like anew man; act pleasanlly and leave the bowels with natural (tool. Sole by B. F. Keesling and Keystone drug store. wt* rtefc *•(•»• b*rONiori». f]wo a* «u • Chfld. ihe cried f or CutaUk rhflo ttat becnm yarn, oft* clime to a*o«iV Then IM tad. Children, «n« f»r» Uwa ( Childhood** Greitent Foe. Owinp to rapid growth ot children their stomach Is impaired by enfeebled digestion, this leads to stomach worms, and they induce fevers and nervoue troubles which in time will cause illness and general lmp%lred vitality. The best cure is Ktnehart's Worm Lozenges. Sold by B. F. KeesHog and Keystone drug store. Children Cry for i».*cher f « If you wleh n pill mat will Iea7e the bowels with free natural stool, nee Rlnehart's. Sold by B. Kseellog and Keystone drug store. Children Cry for Pitcher's Castorla. If your child bai swelled fcbdomen give Blnehwt's Worm Lozengsi. Sold by B. F. Keeellog and Key none drug store. Children Cry for

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