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SATURDAY. JAN. 2 ir »J. 1. JOHN W. 8ABSE9. Lonthain * Barnes. BHTORS AND PROPRIETORS. TFBMB OF SUBSCRIPTION - Dally per weelilOciinw; per month 40 cents; per year XEtered at the Ix)gaD B port, * nd -; class maU mattor, as law. is boih force and truth In this- paragraph, culled from the Peru Sentinel: "An anarchist is one who may be defined aa a law unto nim- ~ «.elT. II' this definition IB correct, »nd few will dispute it, the most dangerous anarchists that threaten the well-being of society today are those vast combinations! of wealth that take no note of established law, but are the Instruments of oppression and the destroyers of healthful competition." _ „_____ COMMENTING upon Governor Pingree's recent attack on the ruling forces la his party, the New York World inquires: 1 Is not the entire machinery of the Kepublican party owned, controlled and! directed by and for King Boodle? Aro not Hanna and Quay logical and natural Eepubllcan senators, just as ibe Dlngley law and Hawaiian annexation are perfect specimens of logical and natural Republican legislation? And McKinley, with bis one eyery-three- weeks rate of pardons for respectable bank wreckers, with his •more liberal pensions' when there are now more pensioners than eur- Tlvors, with his debauchery of the high Federal offices by such appointments as McKenna's, with his degradation of the lower and broader ranks oi public life by such infamous characters as the New Orleans dive keepers—is not he a typical Eepub lican president?" _ A GOOD many Republican voters are wondering what their party's petition on the silver question is. Just now Secretary Gage Is trying to commit the party to the single gold standard. The Republican platform •f 1888 declared that "the Repub Hcan party Is in favor of the use oi toth gold and silver as money, and condemns the policy of the Demo- •ralic administration In Its efforts to demonetize silver." The platform of 1892 reads: "The American people from traditioa and interest, favor bl metallism, and the Republican party demands the use of both gold and •liver as standard money, with such ""Xjreitrlctlons and under suob. provisions as will secure the maintenance of the parity of values of the two metals so that the purchasing and debtpaylng power of the dollar, whether silver fold or paper, shall be at all time •qual." The platform of 1896 pledged th maintenance of the gold standard intil England would help this coun try get rid of It. Power of Newspapers. Men who desire to bring about return of prosperity to this country •hould act upon the advice of Wm. J. Bryan and lend their practical as •well as moral support to the Democratic papers. No agency Is more potent for good •r ill than Is the newspaper. Recognizing this fact, Bryan earnestly advises the Democracy of • v the nation to subscribe for and ad?'.'• fertile in the Democratic journals, ; thus giving legitimate support to the . advocates of the people's cause. During the presidential campaign ' of 1S96 the subsidized press of the I money power -wielded an Immense : - . influence, deluding the people with i,' *»lse promises and deceiving them by S misrepresentation of the position *U taken by the friends of constitutional ? money. *:f Democratic newspapers have saved S' the people $20,000,000 recently by ex?:- posing the Union Pacific steal and £ forcing the Republican admlnlstra- fe tlon to demand a just settlement of I- the account. The questions which f' we to be discussed for the next tw pf, years are vital. In their correct set i,r-. tlement lies the fate of the nation | '- therefore, the newspapers which be I friended the people should receive '£ the support of the people. to Rods Dr. toe's Nerara a Annie I. Duggan, Skilled Hospital Nurse, Cured by Dr. Greene's Nervura, the Best Cure for Rheumatism and Neuralgia the World Has Ever Known. One of the most skillful trained nurses of this country is Mrs. Annie I. Duggan, of 6 St. Charles Street, Boston, Mass. Her sidvlce and experience as a nurae are worthy of the •reatest consideration on account of her high reputation as a nurse, and her words are especially valuable because of their great encouragement to all classes of sufferers. Mrs. Duggan says: "I was troubled wllih Sciatica for over four months and was treated by three different physicians, but received no relief, and us a last resort my friends advised my trying Dr. Greene's Nervura blood, and nerve remedy, which I did, and in six weeks" I was a well woman. Although it Is four years ago, I have had no return of the trouble. "My sister also was troubled with rheumatism and I advised her to try Dr. Greene's Nervura,which she did, arad received great relief from it. I consider Dr. Greene's Nervura a godsend to me and gladly recommend It." We would say that Mrs. Duggan 'a advice as a nurse is endorsed and approved by physician;!. Dr. Greene's Hervura blood and nerve remedv Is Indeed a wonderful discovery and of Incalculable and inestimable value to the sick everywhere,. It is the surest known cure for rheumatism, neuralgia, headaches, nervous weakness, debility, weak, tired feelings, and all affections of the bhrod and nerves. It has been proved over and over again, in thousands upon thousands of cases, that it does cure, that it makes the sick well. Physicians know of Its great value, for they have seen It perform wonders in restoring health, and they, as well as nurses, recommend it freely to the sick because it is the prescription of the successful physician, Dr. Greene, 148 Scate St., Chicago, III., who can be consulted free in all cases, personally or by letiier. BRIGHT BEDROOMS. Cheerful Efl'ecta »nd Variety of Style In Furnishing. The bedrooms of a small boose should if possible be treated quite differently each one, both as regards the decoration of the walls and the style of the furniture, while everything should contrib ute towurd a bright, cheerfnl effect. For this reason heavy colors should not be used, bat delicate tones, sncb as pink, pale bine, green, ci-eam, golden yellow and white, which always look fresh and cool. Then the window and other draperies should be light and very simple in arrangement, with no thick folds in which the dust may collect, and there should only be sufficient furniture for comfort, nothing superfluous to take up valuable space. Suppose the walls of the first room to be hung with a da:inty green and cream colored cretonne m a small, effective design and the woodwork stained green The "Domestic" Office. Now is the time to provide yourself with a good Sewing Machine ^« a very low price. My stock includes all the leading makes. My term* are easy, and there is no excuse for being out of a good sewing machine n the bouse. The old stand An.nu.al Gas Rates His Iiife >"o(5 Dull. The Buffalo Evening News publishes what purports to be the diary for six days of a baseball umpire. Those who complain that their lives are tame and who want excitement day by day to wake them up should try umpiring baseball a season or two. Lion taming and bullfighting are a dead calm of existence beside the umpire's pleasing tasks. On Monday, according to the veracious tale in the Buffalo News, the umpire "got along pretty well." The captain of one team called him a liar and another fellow shook his fist under his nose, while a hoodlum struck at him with a scantling as b'3 ran for his life out of the gate, but little pleasantries of this sort he rather liked. Tuesday he had both nines around him four deep half the game, and the other half he was dodging "souvenirs from the audience. '' A blow aimed, at him struck a member of one of the teams, and the member accused the umpire of dodging the blow on purpose. Wednesday he threatened the police of the town that f they did not stop 1;he audience from throwing bottles and shoebrusb.es at lim he would give th«i game to the other team, and they promised to stop it ill the game was over. Thursday was a red letter day, there being only one "rumpus." "Friday it rained, thank heaven." Saturday was the downright crowning, jolly day of all. "Men swore, women fainted, dogs barked, and it took 17 policemen ana ;he patrol wagon to save me from the crowd.'' The utmost that the Cuban patriots will concede is that they are willing to buy their independence of Spain. Gen eral Gomez thinks 1lbat $250,000,000 would be about right to pay. He has no doubt an American syndicate would take up a loan for Cuba, raise the mon ey immediately and pay Spain the lump sum cash. Gomez is correct. No nation today will lend anything to Spain. She has gone beyond where her credit is good. But if she would agree to let Cu ba go England or the United States, ei ther one, would at once lend any reasonable sum to the republican government already established on the island, know ing it would be entirely safe. The credit of the struggling Cuban republic is even now better than that of the whole kingdom of Spain. A FLIPPANT HYPNOTIST. We observe that recently at a banquet the health of President McKinley wa drunk standing and in silence. Why •was this thus? It is dead heroes, not living ones, to whose memory a toast is usually drank standing and in silence. Chicago handles a third more wheat In the course of a year than New 5Tork, Boston, Philadelphia and Montreal all together. Milwaukee, Dnluti, Minneapolis and St. Louis are likewise centers of a heavy wheat trade. Among her three collectors of customs duties, English, Russian and Japanese, poor little Korea will not have much left that is not nailed. The desperate state of Spain is shown by the result of her attempt to introduce autonomy into Cuba. It is likely tha the queen regent and Sagasta honestl] endeavored to give Cnba a partial autonomy. At once the tory residents of Havana Sared up and declared that never should autonomy bo enforced on the island. They would have the old regime just as it was or nothing. Rather than see autonomy they would let the island be lost to Spain altogether. It was these torses who incited the hostility to Americans in Havana which resulted in mobs and rioting. He Claims to Teacli the Art In One Lesson.. [Special Corresoondence.] MILWAUKEE, Jan. 18.—The name of. Professor G. "W. Ferguson is not yet inscribed very far up on the rolls of fame, but he has succeeded in attracting the attention of the medical fraternity here most remarkably. He was formerly a drawing teacher in Sheboygan, but now makes a sufficiently good living by"teaching hypnotism in one lesson.": He says it takes an hour to learn it aud that his pupils become as expert as he is. So simple a proposition as this seems hardly worth public attention, especially as the professor himself declares or idmits that "the hypnotism which I practice has no baneful effects, and, what is more, no one can be hypnotized, unless he wants to be." Yet several iracticing physicians of Milwaukee lave been moved to vigorous protest, and the district attorney has been ap- jealed to to prosecute the hypnotic pre;ender. That official declined to move n the matter for the excellent reason that there is no provision of law under which be could act. So the indignant doctors made various affidavits, some of which read curiously enough, and applied to the health commissioner, Dr. Kempster, to interfere on the ground that "Professor" Ferguson was endangering the health of the community. Just how this could be accomplished by so very transparent a pretender as Ferguson is not clear, but the commissioner has interfered, and Ferguson is going away. Dr. J. J. McGovern, one of the protesting physicians, swears that the practice of hypnotism'is Harmful, that the experiments tend to weaken the subjects, and tbi:t a suggestion oi 1 crime made to a subject may be carried out monthii afterward. Dr. Samuel H. Friend also swears that the public exhibition of hypnotism is harmful to the community because the impressions produced tend to spread the idea that some men are possessed of a special force, when, in fact, the hypnotic state may be produced in any one by simply fixing the eyes on an inanimate object. This, then, he argues in bis affidavit, determines that no man has suish a special power, and as a consequence any man who claims to have it or even suggests it through advertising is practicing fraud and doing harm by impressing fear, therefore making law abiding citizenship an impossibility. To aJl this and more of the same sort "Professor" Ferguson remarked easily, if not flippantly: "The health commissioner is evidently a hypnotist. He can make people say what be wants them to. I might stay and fight him, but really it's easier to go elsewhere. Basi ness "is good. I get $25 a lesson and give two or three a day, and Milwaukee is not the only city. There are others." H. P. E- FOE THE GUESTROOM. and polished. On the floor a square of carpet in two shades of green, with a surround of Japanese matting in cream color, will provide quite a luxurious covering, while very uncommon curtains may be made of printed sateen. If • the furniture can be fitted to the room, it will give an air of space, as the odd corners are thus turned to ac count and the center of the room is free Such fitments are somewhat more costly than the ordinary separate pieces, but il made in pine, painted white and kept quite simple in character, the expense •will not be very alarming, and the result will be decidedly pleasing. For a second room a pink wall paper will insure a pretty contrast with whitf paint, draperies of muslin and a carpel in a deep shade of rose color. The fur niture to look the best against such a background will be in the Sheraton style and mahogany or rosewood finish not fitted to the room, but each pied separate. In a third room a very good effec may be gained by using plain pale blue paper for the walls and having a pretty stenciled frieze in a soft shade of cedar color, with woodwork painted and flat ted to resemble cedar wood. -. Here the window curtains day b cream spotted muslin and the floor cov ering a daintily flowered carpet o cream ground, with brass bedstead ani any uncommon shapes in the lighter co! ored woods for the rest of the furniture How to Make a Delicious Mnab. Cover a soup bone with cold vrate and cook until the meat is thoroughl done. Remove the meat and skim o the fat. To a pint of the liquor ad 3 cupfuls of water, a cupful of th chopped meat and a teaspoonful o salt. Bring to a boil and thicken wit cornmeal, as for mush. Let it boil 3 hours, then turn into a mold. In the morning slice and fry in the fat that was removed from the soup. A greater quantity can be made at this time of year, as it will keep several days and may be fried, at pleasure. 529 Broadway, near 6th R. B WHITSRTT O RTIFICIAL and Natural Gas Bills are *A now due and payable at the company's •* •• office. Natural Gas Consumers desiring to avail themselves of the Annual Rate, commencing January 1st,, .can do so by calling at the office and arranging tor same. All bills must be paid on or before the 10th of each month. The late bnt not lamented Weyler is making »s much trouble tor the Spanish government at home as ha did in Cub*. ' The Canadian government has conr- teoualy consented to pass free of dnty through its territory (She wearing apparel, personal outfits and toilet articles of persons on their way To the Klondike. Cat«eorl»l. "But what do you mean by saying that the man was more or less intoxicated?" asked the lawyer. "Leimme see," said the witness as he scratched his chin. "I guess I mean that ili he had been more intoxicated he would have been drunk and if he had been less he would have been sobar. How'Jl that do?"—Indianapolis Journal "Maiinaison p^t". a new English perfume, is now in high favor among Kniirt COMMON SENSE CUKE. Pjramid Pile Cure Cures Files Permanently by Curing the Cause. Bemarkable Remedy Which is Bringing Comfort to Thousands of Sufferers. Probably half the people who see this article suffer from piles. It is one of the commonest disease and onejof the most obstinate. People have it for years and just because it is not immedlttely fatal they neglect It. Carelessness causes no end of suffering. Carelessness about so simple a thing as piles has often caused death. Hemorrhages occurs during surgical treatment, often causing death. Piles are simple In the beginning and easily cured. They can be cured even In the worst stages, without pair or loss of blood, quickly, surely and completely. There is only one remedy that will clo it—Pyramid Pile Cure. It allays the inflammation Immedi ately, heals the irritated surface and with continued treatment reduces the swelling and puts the memoranea into good, sound healthy condition The cure Is thorough and permanent Here is a voluntary and unsolicited testimonial we have lately received Mrs. M. C. Hlnkly, 601 Missis sippi street, Indianapolis, Ind., says "Have been a sufferer from the pain and annoyance of Piles for fifteen years, the Pyramid Pile Cure and Pyramid PillB gave me immediate re lief and in a short time a complete cure." Druggists sell Pyramid Pile Cure o will get it for you if TOU ask them to It is but 50 cents per package and i put up only by the Pyrimld Drug Co. Marshall, Mich. xtegrlnnin'g the Now Tear. Mr. McKinley goes into the new year with nothing accomplished for the country or for mankind. There is no Cuban recognition, there is a reduction in cot- ion factory wages, there is no reciprocity, and the nation has only the farmer and a European shortage to thank for what measure of prosperity has been restored. As to civil service reform, that JB being knocked out by offioa brokerage. Mighty I/ncky for These Heirs, Columbus, Ind., Jan. 22.—Heirs to au estate said to aggregate $25,000,000 are living in this county. The estate consists of mines in Colorado and was left bylmleyClarK. Probably the only heirs are George Clark and Maria 'Hook. Both are in poor circumstances. Death of&en. 5,'athan KimhalU Ofden, Utah, Jan. 22.—General Nathan Ki'mball, ex-postmaster here and a former well-known citizen of Indiana, died herejast evening. ABBREVIATED TELEGRAMS. At Ferdinand, Ind., George Hackman committed suicide by shooting. President Hart, of the Chicago Base Ball club, says there is nothing new in the Anson matter. A big gray timber wolf was killed .ear Clinton, Hock county, Wis., after , three days' cbase. "Ex-Postmaster John "Woods, of Dunkirk, O., v,-as struck by a fast train and lirtl in less than an hour. Governor Bushnell, of Ohio, is suffer- ng from diabetes and his physician ays his recovery is doubtful. Mrs. Ernst, of Neenah, Wis., dropped, a "lighted lamp and fainted. She was escued just in time to save her life. Ernest Lissack was struck by a train while driving across the track near Eosedale, Wis., and instantly killed. The Medford, Wis., brewery has made an assignment to H. Maurer. The liabilities are $10,000 and the assets $5,000. It is reported that a vein of shot copper has been struck in Beaver township, Say county, Mich., at a depth o£ 130 feet. John M. Scott, ex-justice of the supreme court of Illinois, died yesterday •norning at his home in Bloomington, aged 75. The northern Colorado coal operators have decided not to accede to the demand of the striking miners for an advance in wages. A farmer in a northern Michigan township from six and three-quarters acres of land sold neariy $700 worth of potatoes this fall. Whitecap notices were found tacked on the office of C. A. Keys, of Flora, JncL, requesting him to leave town within twenty-four hours. Elizabeth Asti'n was granted a divorce from "William Astin at Janesville, Wis. He admitted that he put carbolic acid in her medicine. William L. Shular, who six years ago •was paroled from the Michigan City prison, has been ordered by Governor Mount to be returned to complete a seven-year sentence. A movement has been started at Hartford, Conn., by the G. A. R. men to erect a monument over the remains of Henry Clay Work, authorof "Marching; Through Georgia." Three hundred alumni of Princeton university, at their annual banquet at New York, cast defiance in the teeth of those who criticise the ust of liquors in the famous Princeton inn. President Patton's declaration that prohibition at Princeton would net stop drinking, but would increase the trade in corkscrews, enthusiastically cheered. THt Chicago Grain and Produce. Chicago, Jan. 21. Following were the quotations on tk» Board of Trade today: Wheat-January opened nominal, closed 94c: Max. opened 92%c, closed 91%c; July. opens* 8l4cclosed 84%c: December opened and closed 77%c. Corn-January., opened and closed 27c; May, > and closed 29c; July, opened closed 30c. Oats—January, opened inal, closed 22c: May, opened closed 23%c; July, opened and clc 22V.C. Pork—January, opened, closed $9.65; May, opened $9. .5, clc 19 77 1 * Lard—January, opened tt.72%, closed $4.70; May, opened and clorfM Pro'duce: Butter—Extra t .„. 18%c per !t>: extra dairy. 17c; fre packing stock, lie. Eggs-Fresh 18c per doz. Dressed Poultry-Turkey*. 3%c per rb; chickens, 6@7c; **<**t BTttc Potatoes—Northwestern, 6W 60c per bu. Sweet Potatoes—Illinois, $1.50@2.50 per *>bl. ,. Chicago Lire Stock. Chicago, Jan. 2L_ Hogs—Estimated receipts for the 4a 24 000; market active and feeling fl^l prices 5c higher; sales ranged at tt-^ X 65 for pigs. $3.50@3.76 for light $3.5*0 355 for rough packing, $3.55@3.7S f6r mixed, and $2.60@3.75 for heavy ^paeli- . in- and shipping lots. Cattle—Estimated receipts for the day, 2,500; quolAtlOM- ranged at $5.00@5.45 for choice to extt* steers J4.50@4.95 good to choice **.. S4 35@4.90 fair to good. $3.80@4.« eov- rnonto medium do.. $3.7004.20 bufcbog Bteers $3 20@3.SO stockers. t3.Seig>4.B6 feeders, J2.35@3.90 cows, J2.60@4 50 he*- . er« $2 40@4.2S bulls, oxen and stAgj, 1340@4.40 Texans. and $3.50@«.7S Teftl ca'lves Sheep and Lambs—Estimated receipts for the day, 6,000; quality telrty good- market rather active; tfeelUMC steady; prices unchanged quotation* ranged at $3.60@4.50 westerns, |3.tt>«4.«0- natives, and $4.00@5.80 lambs. Milwaukee Grain. Milwaukee, Jam. 21. Wheat—Strong; No. 1 northern, »Z9- 92%c; No. 2 spring, S8@90c; May 91%« July S9V.@90c, Rye—Firmer; No. V 4fii4®46%c. Barley—Steady; No. % ; sample, 27@40%C. Searching for Clues Th* "Wextier Ordered at Washington* •Waahinffton, Jaz- ——Following are tic •weather indications for twenty-four hours from 8 p. m- yesterday: For Indiana and Eli- nois-BaSa; EgSt variable wind*. ForMicWgan —light rain, or snow; BgSrt variable winda. Far Wteoamsii»—Generally fcar -weather; light westerly winds. For Iowa—Fair weather, foi- toiredby increasing; dondniees and Bjht anow •r rain Jn. Bcnttern.portffnjjiort'hady -mrdn There ar« any cumber at found by the detectJr** *• A CONFLICT OF EVIDENCE This is another renuttkabl* •tory from the i»n of Red* rigues Ottolengni, who "An Artist in Crima," ceded to. be the atiuugM tective talc that ha» in years. " A Conll«t«« •violence " will add to the r«y«t»-; ' tion of Mr. OttoWngjJ «rf «»>" faicisate all wh* hav» 1h» «p~j portunitf to readlt. ,_. -j* •*?£•' -

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