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Logansport, Indiana
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Tuesday, January 4, 1898
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WAILYPHABOS JJOHKW. BARMS. A Ilane*. *"> P»01«r»TOM. J>« r OF SSr^wh^oenf.; per and^'coerclng 'freemen^ made h'fcri haughty and scornful tod now ho finds a handful of men whom be can neither bay nor drive into objection, who will probably wot short his brief political career. Party loyalty is all that can 'induce any Bepobllcan In the Ohio legislature to *ote for Banna. He 1ban no dementi of atatee- mausuip. Hie has no regard for the Interests of the common people. There is no man in Ohio who could be more objectionable to the people as senator than Mark Banna. MMOCKiTIC M8TBICT COS TEKTTOK TO the Democrat. o:f the Eleventh Congm* oral JDIdrtot: Pursuant to l;he order or the .Democratic mate central committee, the delegatos to tbu district convention •re railed to meet in the city of Peru on Tuesday, January :lltb, 1898, at 10 o'clock a. m., for the purpose of selecting one member of the Democratic Htate cjntral committee 1'or Mid district i.'or the ensuing two years. The hauls of representation to said convention, as fixed by said committee, will! be'one delegate for each 200 votes oir fraction of 100 or over cast for the head of the Bryan electoral ticket. A general Invitation is extended to the Democrats of the district to attend this convention. The delegstni to said convention will be selected in each county on or before January flth, 1898, by county •r township meetings, according to local custom and: upon the call of the •bairmen of thts several counties. S. E. COOK, Chairman Congressional. Com. Hunttngton, Ind., Dec.18,1897, CONGBBSS convenes row. again tomor- WHBKS stand ii Foraker? Hanna? Is he I'or ia repulsed, but he is not yet beaten. ^_ MABK H ASSY'S term as senator kas eipired and Bushnell will not appoint him again to fill a vacancy. MAYOR VAN WYCK has delivered bia first message and it reads HRe the •Iterance of a inan who has a high •onception of a public trust. Q DEMOCRATS iihould bear in mind the mais meeting to be held at fine •ourt house nuxt Saturday. Every township and ward should be fully represented at ijhe meeting. __ THE monetary commission is working without pay. May it not be possible tbat some of Us members may be In the employ of those who are Interested in gold monometallism and In surrendering the privilege ot issuing paper mouey to the banks? cotgresamen are not disposed to maize known their views en the currency scheme proposed by the monetary commlssicn. They will wait to seui what the newspapers •ay before committing themselves Secretary Gag», who, perhaps, knew . what the plan would be, speaks approvingly'. LET the'American people adopt tbe plan of currency reform recom- •aended by thm monetary commission And another link in the chain that will bind tl:iem in slavery to a moneyed aristocracy will have been securely welilled. The producing millions of America ought to defy further encroachments by the money power. ________ SECRETARY GAOH takes a very Hopeful view of tbe business situation and declares tbat prosperity is here. He attributes the change to the enormous balance of trade io our favor. He predicts that the United States will shortly become the great- cct creditor nitiou on earth. Every condition is itavorable to prosperity In this country, but it is not coming Tory rapidly, notwithstanding the enormous exports of American farm products whitib Europe is thin year compelled to buy. There are nearly 100,000 idle-men in New Yorlt cltj alone, and tbe wages of 50,000 labor ing people in the New England cot ton mills will be reduced more than 10 per cent lihis week. What oondi turn would American farmers now be in had there been no foreign demand for our food products? Natural con dltioni favor prosperity; artlficia conditions do not. THI, currency reform plan submitted by the monetary commission i« being analyzed by the press of the lountry and its purposes interpreted, Judging from the character of the report submitted It may be surmised! tbat the men who drafted the plan are the paid agents of the gold conspirators and the national banks. Tbe Indianapolis Sentinel maintain;) that in the first section of the "plan" is proposed a direct steal ol! over $200,000,000 from the people. It ts in these words: "All obligations of the UJited States for tbe payment of money now existing, ,or hereafter entered into, shall, unless otherwise expressly provided, be deemed, and held, to be payable in gold coin of the United States, as defined in the standard aforesaid " This would by declaration ot law make ail our outstanding bonds geld bonds, Ti.e value of this change to the bond-holder is definitely known. At the Jast sale of bonds by Mr. Cleveland, In 1895, be reported to congress that the blda for $62,400,000 of bonds were made 116,174,770 gireater on condition the bonds werei made payable In 'gold" than If payable In "coin," Congress refused to make the change. The contraclilwas closed with special! attention drawn to the fact that, making the bonds payable in gold added about 25 per cent to their market valuo. And now it is pro-- josed to change the contract in thai) ivay, without a ceo'tof compensations as to over »840,000,000 of bonds. It is just as pla,in a case of robbery as.it; would be for tbe bondholders to enter the treasury vaults with drill and dynamite and jimmies and take that amount of tbe people^ money. Boned Goow. Select a good sized goose and hare it boned; then stuff with the following forcemeat: Pass through the mincing machine a pound of cooked tongue and half a pound of fat ham, then mix thia •with a teaspoonful of mixed herbs, the same quantity of chopped parsley, a shallot, 2 hard boiled eggs finely minced and a breakfast, cup full of brown bread crumbs, Season thia mixture with pepper, ^alt and a pinch of mace. Bind together with 2 eggs well beaten, adding a small glass of port wine. Sew the bird up securely and skewer well together and roast. When done, allow to get cold and then mask with a good glaze. When this is set, remove the skewers and tie round twice with white ribbon. Garnish with parsley, rings of lemon and thin slices of apple. This will be found a really delicious way of serving a goose. The dish is also decidedly decorative in effect. THE BATTLES OF THE EIGHTEENTH REGIMENT, 1861 TO 1864. With Hoocl't Texan* »t G«ine« MU1 mnd Second Mnnmt«»—With Cobb'« Georgian* at jrrederlclubarv, Gettysburg find tbe WUdeme». [Copyright. 189S, by American Press Association. Book lights reserved.] ARLY in April, 1861, the Eighteenth Georgia took the field, led by Colonel W. T. Wofford. Favored of fortune for a year, it saw no fighting until June, 1862, when ~ it covered itself with glory and •cars by charging and capturing nine pieces of .Federal artillery at Gaines Mill. The glory consisted in the trophies of the battlefield.. The regiment was then in brigade with Hood's Texans, a famous band of fighters that carried off the. honors that day by piercing the Federal center and deciding th&-.-'battle. Hood's charge at Gaines Millwas the first brilliant and successful feat of the kind on the battlefields of tne Potomac. The day was going against Lee when the Texans were ordered in to start something. Everywhere in Lee's front were lines of breastworks and . batteries planted upon ridges, only to be approached across wide and swampy iravin.es. In front of Hood at the bottom bed of a ravine ran a deeu creek with sciirped banks answering admirably for a ditch. Beyond it was a breastwork heavily. manned, and above that near the crest another breastwork manned wilih infantry and several; well served guns. The slope was covered with thin timber, screening the Federals from view, but enabling them to eee the charging enemy. Led by Hood in. peison, the Fourth Texas and Eighteenth Georgia together rushed on through the - ravine over ditch and breastwork up the hill into the batteries and swarming infantryi but leaving a bloody trail behind them. Colonel Marshall of the-Fourth was killed instantly, bnt General Hood and Colonel Ruff of the Eighteenth Georgia escaped. Fourteen cannon were captured ia~ the charge, and-nine of them credited to the Georgians.; Gaines Mill might have had a different history if the attack of Hood at the center bad been delayed or had failed. Re-enforcements for the Federal line were within hail, but - the rush of the Texans over the works in full view of the army almost caused a panic, for the Federals were largely outnumbered all over the field. The Eighteenth was: spared further slaughter throughout i;he seven days' battles, although it was engaged several times. Its nest bloody affair was with the Texans ac second Manassaa. In that battle Hood comaiaadod one of Longstreet's divisions ami vias in the thick of the fighting which saved Jackson from, destruction . on AUK.. 29 and 30, CXvercp.at Artfin tiftrornani * °$ on soine Overcoat6 and Boy» l&efera, --,- -= AIlIHIUDvWinCUr, ,^ e propose to use the papers to Arinbhnce 8PECIA1* OFFERiXGS Our raeular line will keep right up to the highest standard,, also oortinne the. FKEE DISTRIBUTION OF CHINA WARE. Special Announcement No. 1. $1 50 for Men's Black Twilled Cheviott Overcoat, worth |3. SI 00 tor Boy's Overcoat. S1.25 for Keelers, Storm Collars. The 1st worth' J8 for 4 2d best S3 and 1.75. DONT DELAY. turning Qver a N*w Leaf, 1898—1 am going to swear off going anywhere and everywhere for my SHOES- and RUBBERS and from no\v on I'll trade with the New Otto Shoe & Clothing Co. A PLAGUE OF THE NIGHT Earraing* ot BOCK isianft. Chicago, Jan. 4.—The estimates gross arnings ol the Rock island railway or December are 51,518,000, an increase f $281,000 over the . estimated gross arning* for December, 1896. ABBREVIATED TELEGRAMS. Zlna E- Carter was elected president of the Chicago Board of. Trade yesterday by 150 votes. The wedding of Miss Minnie Bishop o Colonel VeHpsisian Warne-r took liice at Clinton. Ills. John C. McNulta. has been appointed receiver of the National Bank of Illinois in place of John C. McKeon, resigned. The terms of five regents of the state university and- three regents of normal schools, of Wisconsin, will expire in Februavy. James H:. Eckels, ex-comptroller of the currency, has assumed his duties In, the Commercial National bank, of Chicago, as president. j T. Brush, of Cincinnati, still says that his e-xpulsion-for-life measure is ttip best treatment: for obscene languag on Uie bas« ball nelC. A Remarkable Norn her of Cares by the Pjrtmid Pile Cure. tching Piles and Other Rectal Troubles Easily Cured tor a New aud Safe Method. Hade ) THK Ohio Republicans are in th midst of a buttle royal- Those wh are in opeti revolt against Mark Hanna are n»t so 'strong in numbers bnt they art full of determination. They have rsaohed that rxttut where deflaoo* of a haughty, imperious boss lead* them '»o deeds of daring. No man In this free land can play the part of a nnnrpar wry long. Mark Haona, after leading the combined fowea of ooirporate greed to victory by methods that w«r« alike corrupt aod Inhuman, sought to make hlm- ^Mlf » pen ian«ol bow in directing Uteaffaln tit ttoe nation. But he fir. Hla inooftM IB «or- IB The net fundeO debt of Grea.ler ??eT York would be $227.453,529. and the ap praised valuation of real estate of th entire city is $2,464,763,192. \ Mrs. D. E. Bates, the first wife of the bigamist now on trial at Chicago, has been, granted a divorce for .adultery, bigamy and extreme cruelty. During the year 1S97 Michigan corporations having an aggregate capital stock of !tE!.S45,110 filed articles of incorporation with the secretary of state. Schmidt Bros,, of Superior. \Vis.. have received a contract from the Eastern Minnesota railway for erecting & 150x175 foot machine shop at that place. It Is semi-OSciaUy annoxinced at New York that W. K. Vanderbilt, Jr., has -with the consent of the elder members of his family, engaged himself to Miss "Wicks, of Baltimore. All the postoffices within th« territory of Greater New York will remain as liey were before the consolidation. There win be no change until an act of congress alters the names. The New York World telegraphed to Mayor Harrison, of Chicago, asking him tf he would'Issue * permit f or a content or fight between Robert 'Fitzsimnions mud. James J. Corbett. The answer wan About -one person in every four uflers from some lorm of rectal disease. The most common and annoy- ng Is Itching piles, indicated by warmth, slight moisture and intense, uncontrollable itching in the parts affected. . The usual-treatment has been some simple ointment or salye, which sometimes give temporary relief, but nothing like a permanent cure c*h be expected from such superficial treatment. . The only n°rra&nent cure tor itching piles yet dhicciTered .is the Pyramid Pile Cure, not only for itching piles, but for. every other form of piles, blind, bleeding or protruding. The first application gives instant relief and the continued' uae for a short time .causei! a permanent removal of the tumors or che small parasites which- cause the intense Itching and discomfort of itching piles. Many physiciaas for a long time lupposed that the remarkable relief afforded by the Pyramid Pile Cure was because it wts supposed to con- iain cocaine, opium or other similar drugs, but such. IB not the case. A recent analysis of the remedy showed it to be absolutely llree from any cocaine, opium, or in. fact any poisonous, injurious -dnigti whatever. ss" iraa placed "Jackson IiS a trap, and Longstreet saved him on both days; After dark set in on the 29th the regiment, led by Colonel Wofford, charged a ravine held by Hatch's brigade, drove the enemy arid captured a trophy in the shape of a battleflag be-, longing to the Twenty-fourth New York. Next day came the tag of war to decide who should hold .Manassas. Jack? son was being overwhelmed by Pope and Fitz-Jolm Porter's corps came np on the flank of Jackson to give tbe fin- .ishing stroke -when Hood's division, led by the Tesan brigade, dashed into the flank of Porter. The Georgians ran against tie Tenth New York zouaves, skirmishing in front of the Fifth New York zouaves,.the two regiments constituting. General Warren's demibri- gade.' Warren was in support of Hazlitt's battery, the bulwark then of Por- ter'is flank and of the flank of the army. The Tenth New York held its ground until overrun, then in pursuit, cheered by the capture of the flag of the Tenth by Private William Kay, tbe Georgians rushed upon Duryea's sturdy zouaves, the Fifth New York. The Duryeas had had -warning and were in solid line, but the Georgians struck them diagonally, compelling fciiejn to bend back the line and fight from t-wo facings. In thia manner they covered the battery and stood there until over 400 of their number fell in their tracks, over 100 of them killed. Orders to retreat were given before the. line was annihilated, but tbe officers who attempted to repeat them along the ranks were killed before they could make the orders heard. The Georgians swept on over the prostrate zouaves, and the color bearer mounted one of tbe guns and waved his battleflag to cheer on the hand'Eul remaining.. Closing up its gaping ranks, the regiment clashed on to a socond battery. The indomitable color bearer, Sergeant Weems, led the column and was shot dovi-n within 40 paces of tbe second row of guns. Two others fell in attempting to keep the flag afloat. Blindly rushing on, the Georgians found themselves alone in the midst of two Federal regiments. Colonel Wofford withdrew h»s remnant to the old line. Lieutenant Colonel Buff and the major bad been wounded. 'The loss in the ranks that day-was 37 killed and 87wounded. Tbe most of this occurred in the struggle with the zouaves. Two weeks after Manassas Hood's division, together with Stonewall Jackson's old command, bore the brunt of ihK terrible- fighting between the .east and west woods at Antietam. The space between these two pieces of woods in front of Dunker church was partly pasture and meadow, partly stubble' and partly covered with tall standing corn— that is, tbe corn was standing when the battle opened. • After successive charges by the Federal divisions of Meade and Williams and those of Jackson and Law- MEN AND WOMEN SEE OUR FELT SLIPPERS. WalKer & Raucli 42O BROADWAY. Now is the 'Time to Buy • Great Reductions in Prices of all Our Holiday and Millinery Goods. Spry's, Broadway and Pearl Streets 9 'HARPER'S MAGAZINE' rf^ "SfiSd by "ttots. A brief glance over its prospects annonnec. .uch r«d,»g » j OUR PACIFIC PROSPECT cxs «* * RODEN'S CORNER-THE NOVEL OF THE YEAR ^^^ i f'« "> <& Ml"'*'" ''" "" U '"' tflf Sla <"> CanaJa < Sub. $4 .year. Addretf HARPER & BROTHERS. Pub't.N.Y. City. Send for 1m prwptcf. C D. Wincf _. "W<urd hm* been received a.t from Darwin McHrath and hit irtte, who m« goijjfc .iawnnd, the worM on Ucy«lw, -*-h» fc«a bt^oDixtMr. Tb* tojtttr-WH written ir«sn ' Ing east was' broken' into • Green's resistless masses. Although it was a hopeless fight tb:: Texans, Georgians and others Uwt bat; followed turned upon the enemy, first one way and then another, wherever a Federal flag -waving m the corn or a shower of grape, mowing a swath ot cornstalks gave sign of;'the enemy s presence. The',Uniou artillerists, having a clear sweep of the cornfield, held their fire until the awful harvest was ready for the sickle. Slaughter so sud.- den'and tei-rlble as that visited upon Hood's men, and Wofford> Xexans in rarticular, was' never known: In the ii'irst Texas, which formed Wcfford's center 011 the flank of the Eighteenth, 186 men were shot down out of 226 in the ranks. The Eighteenth lost 90 killed and wounded. The cornfield had proved a trap to both sides alike, but in ;;fae end the Confederates got the woriit of it. Hood's men left a row of dead along the east wood andnponthe north irn border of the field. Before the next battle the Eighteenth was taken from the old Texan forbade and assigned to Cobb's Georgia brigace, a, change that gave it the post of honoi s.gain at Fredericksbnrg. Cobb's Georgians held the memorable grouewall. from behind which came that leaden hail which mowed down the columns -of For this reABOii the Pyramid .Pile Care is piobably the only pile cure extensively recommended by physicians, because :lt ts 'io sale, so prompt. in the relief afforded and so Jar as known the only positive cure for piles except a tragical operation. In one year l;he I'yramld Pile Care has become tihci t»st known, the safest and the most extensively sold of any pile cure before the public, Ne»rly all druggists now sell it at SOcts and 11 per ipmukage. Addrew the Pyrimid Co.,Marshall, Mien., for book on cause and cart of piles and also hundreds of twtl- moeials from till p«m of the United Sttftes. ; * . jtt •oflerlBf from any form of piles a»kTour drafgtit tor » ptokiff of Pyramid PUtyiDnre.MiLtry It toajfhi. ._ T. WOJTORD, c. s. A-.._ ton Hood'ft men were ordered into the corn to hold it against the enemy. Wof ford's bri]?ade of Texans led the charge, dashing £rom,thewesc wood toward the east reckless or ignorant of the fact thai the open field north of them was filled with Fed'Stal cannon and men. As Wofford marched into the corn from the west two Federal divisions tinder Williams and Crawford started in from the north side of the field. The leading Federals bent around the left or rear flank of Wofford, completely potting him off from retreat, while hisrigh flank .was rushing ahead tb the east wood. Gordon's Federal division lay in the open field adjoining the east wood on the north, and Green's divi don at the moment of colliSbn chargec from the east wood -westward, meetinj Hood's dsnntleM soldier* »t aims length. Hood'* line facing north buffeted back by Williams, Crawford nd. the latteriec and. that portion nor gads the Eighteenth bad served Law's division and after Ge went to Tennessee with tbat co: A turn of tbe-tables lor Frederi was given when with McLaw'a columns it charged the deadly at Fort Sanders, in-front ot Kn on Nov. 28, 1863. 'As a _ meet that attack .the Feel stretched telegraph wire aroun stumps in front of the work,.an the Georgians and Hississippian strong, came Abounding along iL ped and fell wider the flreol! within the fort. Benjamin'g bat detachments from th© One H Pennsylvania; Seventy-ninth higblanders and Twentieth constituted the guardians of the In spite of the mishap at tl tbe Georgians rushed to the dii by Colonel Buff, who fell ap icaling tt»e wafl. A Georgia planted on the rampart and twi gia officers climbed txwidu it. fet it was valor -wasted, and tbie compelled to retreat or b« ;u The Eighteenth escaped wiith a |n of 28 killed and wounded in *h bnt the death of Colonel Erafl, led in many fierce battles, w. blow to his followers. Wofford'a brigade is credit -Kith- having saved Lee's army at tb|«ttl» a wicn mow French and Hancock when they at- of the WiJderBess by scale jcbe slope.of Marye'8 ]2eishts, in December, 1862. General Cobb was killed while inciting fcw Georgians TO their terrible work. A chronicler of tbe Eighteenth who was present that day declared that every member of the regiment killed his mini ichere and wounded many more. In the tattle of Chancellorsville the Eighteenth, took its fortunes and :its •punishment in the regular line of tetftla when it charged the Federal works ou Sunday, May 3. In lew than an hour ; » n a a half the regiment lost 100 men killed and wonnded. The fallen leader Cobb was succeeded by Colonel Woffoid, who led the brigade.to Gettysbirrg and took part in the assault made on July 2 under Longstreet's direction at the peach orchard, \foff ord r s line advanced «t <;be first signal: for the charge «tr*ight open •the Federal batteries in the famous Xr Kent anglti. The Federal line was «oon broken and driven from... the field, and the Eighteenth escaped with this -maJl- eet loss o»?" any hard fought r|!ekL D» tb* and- movement bravely done. .^ charged the v j ctorloug enem "Bloody Angle" at Spottsylvi retook the line. In these tw the Eighteenth lost; 84 kil wounded. A record of the regii t afterward cannot be found, but ii first- three years of fighting its bat reached the high figure of ? 17 n illaft ~ GEOEOK i» and and Walnuts, blanched nnts and sliiced Brasril nntsi •when glazei Dried cherries i fruits may also be used. To pound of gmunbtted sugar ad« t-bstlf CBpfol'of water. BoU AitU i **&, then add, 3 tnblespoonfola o wgur. Boil briskly: then remove froi • fire Ibe moment it change* color, w dip the bonbons aud allow them to dip again and oaol °po° ' "Hava you read 'Ihai

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