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Logansport Pharos-Tribune from Logansport, Indiana · Page 7

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pas DELICATE WOMEN U b L I V II I Li Should Use FEMALE REGULATOR. IT IS fl SUPERB TONIC and exerts a wonderful influence in strengthening her system by driving through the proper channel all impurities. Health and strength are guaranteed to result Irom its use. MT wife wag-bedridden tor clchteon. months, after uslnc BRADFIELD'S FEMALE KEGU- LATOB lor two months, la KOUlnir well.— J. AI. JOHNSON, Mulvern, Ark. BBiDFlELD nCGUUTOK CO., ATLANTA, Gi. Bold bj ill Dniff il" >t Sl-00 P« r *»«!•• TIMETABLES. P,»nn«7l-7ania Stfttlos •Daily. Bradford and Col.. Philadelphia A N. Y Richmond & Clntl.. Ind'pls ft Louisville Effner & Peorla.... Crown Point * Chi. Richmond & Clntl. Crown Point ft Chi ilontlcello & EUner Bradford * Col,.,. Effner local freight. Ina'pla ft Loulovllle. Richmond and Clntl. Bradford and Crl... Phlla & New York.,. Montlcello & E~no.. Chicago Chi ft Intel-mediate. Kokomo & Rich Bradford ft Col J. A. MCCULLOUCH except Buntlny. Leave Arrive. ,.•12:50am • 2:45am •13:BOa m • 2:46am .« 1:00 am .*12M5am « 2:20 a m • 2:30am .« 3:05am «l2:30am • 2'55am *J2:40am '.> 5:15 a m tll:20 p m ..tC:00'ani t?:»pm ..t 8HW n in 11* 6 p m .t 7:58 am t*:15pm .t 8:30 am t 2:15 p m • 3:00 pm « 1:30 p m • 2-10 pm * 1:20 pm ',« 2:05 pm • 1:10 pru • 2:111) P m • 1:10 p in ..t 2:20 pm t 7:45 am .« 1:35 p ra • 1:55 p m ,» 4:30 pm >12:30pm .t 2:28pm tll:00am .t 4:30pm tli:20pm , Agent. Loganaport. WEST BOUND. In i'l 1 ' mil' I »l ! > " •' ' ' •• •. . llniltiduiilly. -old 10 •'»'• • InH likll H'lO 'O'C.'1'i' •> .......... ... . t hums City i jj'i(M<iiillj •«.«'> "-"I ••tCHinfMU'J '"!UII I HI I I JS . NO. . EAST BOUND. 2 N V. * Boston llm it dully 'ol<l no « 6 Knsi mall dully. 'odnnJtl.... ...... ... 4 Alla-iilc Lli» "ftl'J ex Sl ' n old no 4 '' 74 Loo»Hrt. Ai-cora. dully ex Son EEL RIVER DrVISION WEST BOUND. ];;[( p ra II)::-i p in ^:i7 p in .. 8:]Si. m ,.lli 11' ii in !.. 2:41 ft m .. \>M u m i.. -1:52 p m ,.12 50 p m No 37 HI rive ................................... EAST BOUND. No 36 leave.. .... .............. . .......... • ..... No U leave ..................................... ...10:30 a m . 2 3G p ro . 10:45 a in ... SflU P m t,_j ?* VJ^- THAI NT- l.BAVl!. l-oUA-XSl-uKT, IND. ' FOR THE NORTH. No 0 for SVv.Toscph, dull) i>< Snndny.... wai » ni No H rorSt'Josoiih.dnliy ex biinilur ..... <.:'5 n m Ho'Xi JorSt Joseph, n tino ............ i&. e JJJ Ko 16 to St ,lo»epb Sunday only ............ j :00 » m No 8 e» Sunday lot Houtu Bend ............. b AJ p irr No 8 has through parlor c»r, Inillnnnpolls to South Bend via Coliax. No SO lins thiough flleepers, St lonU to Mnckl DaW ' roB THE. 8CUTH Ko 13 (orTertellanteilnllrexSun ........ 7 ia u m Noll forTeitollauteUiilliraSun.... 2iJ6 p in No SI dallj « Sundnj ............................. Hi" a "' No 13 hn-t ihrotiKh parlor cur, South Bend to Indianapolis Tlaloltnx No 21 has thrtugh Sleeper, Mackinaw to St Louis. Arrives No 15 Callj except Sundnj ..................... »s» P |« No 17 suodur oalj ................................. ">••*> v "i For complete time card, giving all trains and station., and for full Information ai to rate.. Ind. Or. E. A. Ford, General Passenger , Bt Loute. Mo. _ 'OrmKQflQtly _ Jred in it tb36~d »y»7 You cnn'bo treated M |bomefor§»i>>«prico under wmejmanMi- • IT. If you DrofT to coma bora we vlllooo* P tract toporrillroiiU*aresndbol«ll>mMiKl noobun, tf w» l»ll to care. If you have taken m«r- nij. Iodide potnuh, «id itlll bare ach«§ and gain. IIueoiwrKtclMi In mouth, SoreThront, mat part — SotfltJ* w*jni*m nate cure* ui< . raacif o< niinobC—. •— • j —,- DBfflwi tho ikllt of the most eminent phyil- cl»n*. •SOO.OOO cnpltul tchlnd our .nucondl. • AbiuluteproofilBantieulodoq ••cu COOK REMEDY C<?H •wnple, CUICAOU, 1U» ljitt d chnlloniro the world for • otoarr, Ttiti dl*eftfle baa alwa^a romoily' toe <lleel-l!porm«vorr' i*' b'<«, unnniu' .' uu uriuH, or »ny '.iHiiiiiiiia '.'on, Irrltatiua or ulcer* win wrn,ii»T. bT olpniM, prc-plilll. J<» 1,00, ur 3 twill-". |v.'-\ IliouUi 1 '«Jtt on -Muui«r . *lii'tli*<J«t«r*h inicrolJe ind 7011 enf») Thtw p«raaite§ aett^deep in ' th« tliiaeii »nd-fold» ot th» olfactory membrane, and are difficult to t«ch .tad kill; but Bru!ll*n Balm will ntterly dettioy then if n«cd penitently «* directed. It •l«o deiUoya the H«y Ferer germ In • for d«T§. UM fn>i itrenfth, or nearly •0, lor B*7 Fires. Cult permanent A WONDERFCL STAB MAP. To Comprise Twenty-Two Thousand Sections. ll Enoueh to Cover Two Acron —Tho Work of Oclvtocn ub»orvutorlo»—Tun Voam lu ProR'rcMH nnd Now [COPYIUGHT, 1S9C.1 The greiit map of the sky upon which iistronomers have been working for the Inst nine years is approaching completion. It is nu intoriiatioiuil at- fiur; for no one- country could carry through such a gig-antic tusk. The h-.-n.vens have beeu in:i|ipc*d out iu sections, u section beinff (uwigncu to each of the principal obsvrvntories iij the world; nnd caeh of these IS observatories must furnish a map of iu ixu- tieukir section in ',500 purta. To do this 3,000 photographs "nave been taken at each observatory, making 1 u grand total of 54,000 photographs. The United States Is not represented in t-Uo international congress for the <iou- etruction o£ this map. Prof. Pickering, of Harvard, wished to undertake a share of the work, but it was llnally decided that the great amount of time required Cor the allotted section would interfere with the genera.! work of the Cambridge observatories. The Yai'kes observatory was not, of coarse, ready at the time, aud the others did not care to lay out the money for the necessary instruments. The'obscrvatorics rfiav- ing the work ore those of Greenwich, Home, Catanc, Hnlsinpford, I'otsdnn), Oxford, Paris, Bordeaux, Totilo\ise, Algeria, SOD Fernando, Tacubaya, Siu:- 1.tag-o (Chili), 3'-a Plata, Jlio Oe .Tnnciro, Cape ot Good Hope, Sidney ;uid Jlel- bour/ie. The map will be in totiil area nearly twoncrcs.butmustncccssnrilybe divided up into a manageable size. 1'or ench hemisphere there will be 11,000 little maps, or S2.000 for the whole sidereal universe. Upon it will be shown nbout 30,000,OCO of stars. O.f Uiese ^,000,000 will be catalogued nnd miinheTeil, so that any star up to the HtJi magnitude can be located as easily as an isJnnd iu the map of tht- world. The (stars actually shown upon the map will be all those up to the 14th mng-ni- meniTonsi Hut. the mnp, when' 'com-; plcK'd, will bo of Inestimable value to astronomer:;. The idea is to show Just what .-ispi.'ut- the !n.':i»'cr.s pi-esi.-nted ct the period represonted. Any uliurigi-'s' euliscqui'iit to tJiis pericid will be nt once detectml, nnd vnlunblc iiil'oi'nuition gained. We .know that Ilic stars lire coiistiintly cliungirijr llieir ijositions,, but, except, in the case of 1 he larger oiU'S we do iiot.kiio'wwhtttMiOML'chniigussire,' Tin; obsL'i-vnfon'es pur!iei|.i;i:iiiff "i this work will eimh-beiir the cosl of. nnd be responsible for, its own particular piece of sliy. When completed the plio- tog-ni|)hs will 11II' be forwarded 1o the Puria observatory for the production of, the map. Stellar pholog-rnphs an: nl«-:iy.s used just as they comu from the camera, without',' uny retouching whatever. The number of sturs shown is proportionate to the length of exposure of the sensitive plate. At first it was intended to include 'stnrsof the 15lh magnitude in (lie mensiireraenrs, but. the tremendous ndditional labor involved caused the / congress to fix the limit at the- Hth magnitude.' Almost nntliing 1 is known of .stars which tire such on enormous distance away, nnd no mnp of record has ever been ninde of th-em. As mnttnrs stand nt present n few million.of them niifrlit disappear without astronomers being, nny tin 1 wiser. This gigantic mnp wns planned by the Paris observatory in 1SCG, nnd a proposition nmde to nil the big observatories to assist iu the work. Since thnt date the principal observatories nave "been busy on the bip scheme, which will certainly -be' the most wonderful thing 1 modern astronomy lias nccouijilishcd. FISHWORMS AND MUSIC. Hwnot Strftlnn from the lliii-monlciv Urluff Thorn Out o' Tliolr Holiu. Josinli Crcwdyc, u faruicv-liviiig nearly three miles from K.inK'sbury,'enjoys tiic reputation of being t-lie only angleworm raiser in .Maine, lie occupies nn old farm' nnd .uses a sort of primitive hothouse for his worm colony. The box in which hi; kept them covered the floor .of t.he old forcing house, nnd was built four feet, deep a.nd filled with soil to within IS inches of t-he top. During last spring nnd summer Crew- dye and his boys gnl.hered the festive THE "MAP OF THE SKY," AS IT MADISON tttde. 'A igreat number of tlie otars shown upon, the map cannot be seen by the human,eye, even with Uie aid of tbc most powerful telescope. The photographic plate, however, can detect m.iJiy millions of stars which no man has ever, seen. The long exposure necessary in order to get photographs of stars beyond the 14th magnitude renders the operation too difficult for the construction of a map. The most sensitive plute kno\vn would require some days exposure to take » picture of a star of the 13th or 19th magnitude, -and after all the photographs have been taken the hardest part of the work begins. The .measurements and exact position of each star have to It recorded, and to do this hundreds of astronomers have been working for years. , * Special apparatus was purchased by each observatory for the work. All the instruments must be similar in size nnd construction, or the photographs would not be alike. .The international con- gress.which was held at the Paris observatory eight years ago decided that a telescope mJst be constructed for each observatory engaged in the work. These telescopes ore till of 11 feet and a inches focal length, with nn object glass •13 inches iu diameter. To take a stellar photograph is not a very difficult task. The sitters do not 'have to look plensnnt, and the auto- mntic movement .of 'the telescope keeps the object always opposite the stars to be photographed. The delicate part of the task consisU in the accurate measuring and placing of .the stars shown upon the photographic plute. ,'Each .negative will ,be transferred.in duplicate ou"copper, and the'two plates will be kept in different observatories. This is. to obviate any, chance of accident, to the-plates, for if both were lost-, the damage would be alrooet irreparable. Some idea of the magnitude of the task undertaken may be gained from ..the fact that to reproduce the mnp from the plates will cost over $2,000,000. When to.this is addedithe cost of the Instrti- . mentB. the time/of the calculators and * measure rs.nnd the numberless etceteras.: which'pertain to a work of so giffactle a nature^the ultimate coil will be Ire- WOULD APPEAR. IF SUSPENDED IN SQ1JAHE. ... I "night walkers" in large quantities, and .; whenever nny plowing was done the j lads walked behind witb p:iilsnud'gath- | ered up the worms, which were forth| with, transfered to' . the incubator. Crcwdyc estimates that, he put three barrels of "walkers" into .this . incubator during thq summer. From December 1 to January J, 1SOC, Mr. Creiv- dye sold M quarts of worms at one dollar per quart. Fishermen left orders nt, Charles Blank's-grocery in the village for Crewdye, and hi: brought in the_\vorms to fill all demands. When the"eold snnp came on- in February, find the thermometer ran down to 28 degrees below zero, the worms were all '.right, nnd kept on thriving nnd raulti- The day after Christ rans Crewdye's son Curl wns in the incubator watching his father remove the manure from the box, inu-nding- to replace it with rfesh. This work \v»s called "feeding- the crawlers." Kurt playi'd on his ,har- inoniwi, making quite n noise, nnd,wa» surprised, as. wn-s his father, to observe the worms working up out of the ground, their heads sticking out about two iziches, while they swayed their braids to. and fro as if tickled to death to hear the music. When the boy ceased' playing 1 the ' worms slipped back into their warm beds. This story was told and wns doubted until your representative saw the story verified. The l:id "'itli liis'roouth organ seemed to have the same effect upon thi. night walkers ns do the wind instruments handled by Hindoo snake' chormeri upon the serpents -tlir.t roam undisturbed In the orient.—!>wiston (Me.) Jonrnnl. "What poor shoppers the men are," exclrcniPd Mrs. Trotter on her wuy home from a shopping expedition. "My husband hardly ever p:\ys less than 15 'cents for a. cigur; and here I 'have bought a whole box for 75 cents,"—Boston Transcript. ., ' I'-rnni n«ndqaart«rll. Ricardo^-,1 hear you arc going to move,.Mr.TJingway?. .... ,'. : IUiu3pway--Move! ; I should^like to kn6w where you heard thq«? ,;!'., • -fYour landlord told nie."—Tit-Bi_ta. BRAVE JULIAN SCOTT. Flrit Consrrr*»lonal Modal at Honor Won •jj R Pliilnllclil Artlat x Col. Julian Scott, for innny yer.rs ^ rcsi.-lent of Plainficld, X. J., has been a-.vurd(id one of the priceless congressional medals of 1 honor for ma.rked bravery in the wnr ot 'the rebellion. Col. Scott has the ndditionnJ honor of bting the first union soldier to receive such a rcmindcr.of bravery. Tin's mttul is a five-pointed star, tipped with trefoil, each point-containing n crown of In.urcl and o:ik. In th« middle, within a- circle ' of 34 stnra, America, personified as .Minerva, stands with her left hand resting en the fasces. COL. SCOTT'S MEDAL,, while with her right, in which she holdi> a shieW emblaxonod with the American arm?, she rcpul-scs Diseoi'd,represented by two snakes. The -whole is suspended by a,'trophy of two crossed "ciuinons, bulls and u sword surmounted by the American eng-le, by a ribbon of- 13 stripes, pnlcwise, gu!cs and argent and a chief nzure, to a clasp compose*! of two cornucopias nnd the American arm 1 *. Col. Scott is a most unassumingmLii. ar,d although his fnmc ns a. piiintcrcf war pictures is world-wide, he is B< rr.odcst in his demeanor toward his fellow-townsmen a.s if be never lind offered his life against nwfnl odds to save, his soldier comrades, nnd had the heroic net memorized by congress.' Neither have the plaudits of the art critics made him n whit more conscious now of his own personality than he'wos in ]Sf>2, when, ns a drummer-hoy, he tolrl the wnr correspondent of ihe New York Tribune Hint, in the battle of Lee's Mills, Vn.. "the bullets fell so thick in the river thnt it.wos like sapboiling." Tour companies oac'.i of the Third Vermont, Fourth Vermont nnd Sixth Vermont- regimcuts took part in the engagement, which was fought, on tin- sides ami even in the w.itrr of a stream of considerable si'/.e. Forced to retreat 'after having crossed Uie.stream nnd ii:aptured n redoubt, the Vermonters went not hastily, but in good order, arid giving a.s good us was sent every time, ll.wusi remarked nt, the time 1h.it nearly every man shot in this bat- 'tle was bored through the head by the R«en-si|fhtud 'Grccii mountain boys. •Many of the latter were shot down us they were swinnningorwmlir.yback t-lirough the strcimi, and it is thus that, the Tribune's wnr correspondent told the story of Col. Scott's devotion to his comTmles: "Julian Scott, of the Third Vermont, company -E, under 16 years old, was one of the heroes. He pulled out no lets (-him nine of liis wounded comrades. He <wice went-down under ftre.a.wny neross the stream, 'aid brought buck from the slope of the rifle pit-John C. Bnckum, of his own company', who wns shot through the lungs. Kphrnim Brown, who wns helping him, was himself shot- through Hie thigh inside and disabled. Scott waded back, like the hero thnt he is, and brought him safely over." . . i-.--- V' A general order was issued by fien. "Buldy"- Smith, commending young Scott's bravery, and Secretary Stuv.ton was so delighted when he rend the above story thnt he sent tie brave drummer- boy the first medal issued by congress, JONES OF ARKANSAS. The SI»n Who Will Conduct Mr. Bryan'i Freildentlnl C»ropnlBn. • Senator James' K. .Jones,, who will' conduct the democratic president!;:! campaign, is n resident of Washington, Bempstead county, Ark'. He was born SENATOR J. K. JONES. ARK. in Marshall county. Miss., September '.'D, 1830,; received a classical education; vvos a private soldier during the civil wnr on the losing side: lived on n plantation after the close of the war until 1873; wns a member of the Arkansas state senate when the constitutional convention of 1874 wns called; was,reelected under the new government, ana in 1877 was elected president of the senate' was elected to the Forty-seventh congress, and reelected to the Forty- eighth and Forty-ninth: was elected to the Unitt-d States senate as a democrat. and .took'his seat in 1SS3; in 1S90 he was reelecied for the term, ending March•!, Brazilian Balm THE GREAT SOUTH IMERICUt BALSAM I . . . CUKtG . . . ,fiiipiGriflj8 IMLA-GHO. RADICALLY CURES CATARRH! It clears the 3;ead of foul mucous; heals the sores and ulcers of the head and throat; sweetens the breath, Mid perfectly restore* the senses of the taste, smell and hearing. Stops headache and dropping into the tLroat Also destroys the germ which causec HAY FEVER, making a perfect cure in a few days. Never fails ! No fatal case of T,A GJUPP2 ever know* where Brazilian Balr_ '.S faithfully used. 1C destroys the grippe genn and quickly remove* all the after bad effect. *> E N FALLI B LE'in ASTHMA, CROUP. BRONCHITIS, R.EUHISV, PNEUMONIA, DYSPEPSIA, RHKUIIATIEM, TYPHOID and SCAHI.E* FEV.ER, MEASLES, nnd any disease when there is Inflammation, Fever or Cocgcsf ion. Greatest relief in. Consun)';tion eve? di* covered. •uni --------- r ----------- j»M».» a Fresh Cold m tie day. stop* i«*co» ln~2~minute*. Stops rlnglhK In tH8 head nnd relieves deafness. AS mi Injection Inviiluable In Jemalo troubles, 'fop outwnrd use heal* Out*. Sore* *nd Burns HKII ma&le. Pr» TontsTocIs-' "wirom wouons. QUICK CURB FOR CONSTIPATION AND PILES. Its Healing Power Is Almost Miraculous. The Best Family Medicine ?n Exlstenob CO Cent Bottle contains 100 DIMS, or Two Weeks Treatout for CatarrL Si.oo menus EQUALS THKEB eoc. BOTTLES, HOME TESTIMONIALS : •Tjrazilipfl Bald cured. me of inveterate catarrh which I had for over SO yean. It is the mo it -wonderful triumph of medical science." — Ccn.J. Parke Posllcs. "T* crouc cold and the worst form of grippwe have fouffi' t.nzilian ft Jin invaluable. 1 -lino. W. S. J3oothe t D. D., Pastor Del Ave. Bap. CA, "Mrs Lore has used thl Brazilian Balm aud thinks it did her much good."— Hot. Chris. B. Lore, Cfiicffus, of Del "0*: bottle of Brazilian Bairn cured a friend of miueoi hay fever. — IMS. M. Culbi^t. "I was very deaf for 10 years from catarrh. Brazilian Balm applies warm in lay Cars every day soon restored my hearing."— Mrs. John Scottcn > Chcziet, Pa J It is the best thing for dyspepsia I ever saw tried."- -Judge Edward Woottcn. "I was worn almost to the grave with a racking cough that ajl the rnniM::cs =::d the doctors failed to relieve. It was cured with one bottle of 3rayji:=J3 B.v.ir.. It s.ia,? be' my doctor through life."— ,W«. /. Caltoway, Pottsto-ez . "a "• wr* Jcarfu,? crippled r.p with rheumatism, could not £ e'. my hand to :av lif :•• >. !_ IOOK tec 50- cent bottles of Brazilian Balm in SIT months. Ain now e:«.t.ir?!;. UIIJIM j.i:^ ".r> i:ua- bleasl was at forty,"— Aasoa £,irrcll, aged Sj. A lady in C:ac:::aati vws W ad'cied with asthma that during the winter for seventeen years sue was nnabie t> sleep lying down, was entirely and pemaciutly orcd with Brazilian Balm. ' '. F. JACKSON & CO., Cleveland,,0t For sale by the following druggists: K. F- Keesling, general ngent; Bet' Fisher, Johnson Bros., W. II. Brliisliurst, 0. W. Hoffman, D. E. Pryor, Q. A. Menus, H. D. Battery anfl A. K. Klsller. IN THE WORL.P Fr Keeping the System In a Healthy Condition. CURES Haad«A , BUTRES Constipation. Act, on ^o Liver .n d K.dn, S y,Purm..th» Blood. Dispels Colds and Fevers, Be.utifle. the Complexion «n« «• P Mialng »nd Rofreshlnff "t« the Taste. SOLO *r ALL DnuaeiSTm. ^J?r!i«S- m..i»»d drVp«. U=co!. Stor, Book ,«k»(rr <rf Wseol. Tea. Price IBc. A.k »<«» dnw.iw.oc LDIOSLH T»» Ct. Ton For Sale by B. F. BEESLINO. POLITICS. IN THE OLDEN TIME: GettlDE a Thouiantl Dollars' Dunnage' *»' liclnff Culled » Fedcr&liftt. It is sometimes thought that political rancor is-carried to an extreme point in our times, but it is nothing compared with what it was in the early flays of. the. republic. The intensity to which rancor of this kind was formerly carried is well illustrated by a libel suit which was once tried in Indiana. The alleged libd was that the defendant had called the plaintiff "an old federalist," by.the publication of which "false, scandalous nnd defnmatory libel," so the declaration ulleged, "the plaint! IT has been brought into public disgrace, nnd his neighbors have since refused to have any intercourse with him." The counsel for the defendant filed a, general demurrer to the declaration, insisting that it wa.s not actionable to call a mnn a federalist-, and that therefore the declaration did not .set forth a libel if proved. The court, how-, ever, submitted the whole matter to the jury! the members of which were to be the judges of the law as well as of the fact. The jury i™ 3 impnjieled wrth great difficulty, some scores of talesmen luyinir been set aside upon their affirmative answer to the question: "Have yon formed or expressed an opinion whether it is liiander to call a roan a federalist?" The first witness for the plaintiff was an old man named Herndon, reared in the woods of Kentucky, who had moved from the latter state to Indiana. Mr. Herndon testified as follows* ... ,. "Mr. Herndon, do you consioer it li- lieloiis u.nd slanderous .to call a:man a federalist?" "1 do." . "Which would you rather aman would (,,,.11 you—a federalist or n. horse-thief?" "I wcnild shoot him if he called me o::e or t-he other." "You have not answered the question." "I would rather be called anything under the heavens than a. federalist." . "What damage would you sn.y that the d-fendnnt should pay for this libel ir, enllino-Uie plaintiff a-federalist.?" "I would say 51.000 at least." The counsel for' the defendant then 1( .]. oss -examined Mr. ITeriidon n<* . fol- "Mr. TTerndofi, whnt. do you under- Bfriil !iy "• federalist?" "My iinOcrstandina 1 is that It meons .n tory— an enemy to his country." "Is that the common acceptation of Uifctirm?" - -'• ~'" ' ' "Yrs: I have never heard nny other from the.first.settl-ricnt* In Kentucky 'up toth<??)re8onttimc." On the redirect examination Mr. TIerr.dnn wns nskerl only a single question: "Mr. Herndon. would y°<tefr*' «nfe with n federalist by your fn<l«rto r-icrt the Tmlinns ir; n bush-fight?" "I would not;-.I,would, just• as. soon hnv'e, one of the hostile Indians, with his riflr'aml tonuha.wk, by my side." Th« counsel, for the plaintiff said thnt he lind S9 other witnesses whom he w^s ready to examine; but, to save time, it was agreed by the counsel on. both sides thnt eacli of the 29 would swear to the same effect as Mr. Hern-:, don. and that the publication of the libel was admitted. After lengthy and 1 sible arguments, the case was given to 1he jury, which, soon brought in" tfi« following verdict: "We find that to charge a man with being a fedei-aliBt is libelbus.'and we assess (he damaje« of the plaintiff at $1.000;" whereupon (Tie Judge observed: "The cotirt arc well satisfied with your verdict, gentlemen." —Boston Transcript. ABOTJT THE SPOON. The Fork H»§ T»k»o. la Pine* Wherwrw . PotRtbte. The sjxxin is a time-honored utensil, but of late seems to be growing In dia- fnvor except in its very proper kingdom.!' of liquids^ Perhaps its aristocratic. standing has been ft little injured,by; .the mushroom crop of inartiatic.sooi- \enir sixxins, which are supposed, by; dealers to be the great incentive *» ; travel. To eat with, a spoon nmythinff; thai can be eaten with a fork is din-; tasteful to those who are scnsltive'to the niceties of life. Besides, it give« an a-ir of eleg&nce to one's table manners, and it is at the table that one ex-, hibifcs most unconsciously one's breed- .. icg or the lack of it, says a writer Itt Illustrated American. It is a poel- : five embarrassment to be given a spoon. for eating some dish which one isaccus-- tomcd to eating with a fork. If spoon* . nnd forks be laid for dcssext--the spooa. 10 be invariably of dessert size—therft ran be no opportunity for e.mbarr»«-; moot. While on the subject of spoons Ictus plead for small ones for eggs served'; a. la cofpic. Waiters at hotels ha.ve a reprehensible way of bringing oneV eggs broken into the bottom of a. tall; glass or egg cup, tumbled together in un uniippetizinff fashion, all daintiness riud beauty gone. Into this unattractive substance one is expected to throw salt, pepper, paprika, butter and any ol.her condiments, and to cat voracious- , ly. "Contrast this with the perfect oval form of nn unbroken egg. stood upright, in a holder which conceals but little at: its symmetry, the shell n p-nle biscuit color, and dull with ungloised fresh- ne,ss. The eat«r cracks off delicately: the apex of tlieovnl with a small spoon, gold bowled lest the sulphur mar it« color on the moment. Milk white .and ?ri.o)c yellow arc the contents thm dis-. ••overed. which arc delicately sprinkled with salt and pepper and eo-t-en little by • little from the natural cup which holdt them. This is the only way to *at a poft-boiled - eggs.—Philadelphia Pr*«s. .salted M«»t: for UnuiL Notwithstanding the fact thnt the pampas of Brazil are covered with; herds of cattle, thnt country lmport«d : from the United States last year «3,700 pounds of: FOlt«J meat, nnd p»ii ts.-7nn for it:

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