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Just the Thing for a Family That Feels the Need.'of a Ghostly Show Occasionally. WIEIT THAT WALKS IN THE NIGHT. .aeon, a* Allf^d, by at Least Two 3>c«on» —State Republican Folitiw .Significant ol Bopjamin llurrlsc.n for Senator—Mount 1 * Ylaw of th* Issues of lli» CiLinpuiRn— Town Torn Up About Tanslefoot-Nluo- ty-Two and Just Given U Divorce. Shelbyvllie. Ind.. Feb. l.-The residents of Union township, this county, are exercised ovei: the mysterious doings reported at the Hiram Cotton homestead, one of the oldest and best- known in the county. Cotton has been dead for a number of years. The farm is now owned by George Barlow, but Barlow does not live on the place. His tenant is Charles Wortman, but Wortman is now seeking another location. Not Ions at?o Mrs. Elmlra Wortmati, mother of the tenant, died in the house. Wortman is rearing a 14-year-old boy named Albert Runyon. When Wortman went to live on the farm he was told by neighbors, that the house was haunted. Wortman did not believe m spooks nor ghosts. A few nights ago the Runyon boy was awakened from ils sleep by a strange noise in hi: room. There Wag Old Mrs. Wortman. He sat up in hlsi bed and there before him, he says, wa;i the form of old .Mrs Wortman, clad In her burial robes. She «poke to the lad, walked to the side o: t will be able fo convict the men wli.. ynched the five thieves at Versailles ist September. Attorney General Cetcham says he has evidence against Ifty citizens of Uipley county. The •rand jury of Riplcy county at its next 'ession will be asked to indict the men, nd the attorney general personally vill take charge_oi: the__prosecation. HnrtBVille Collie Is In Aslies. reonsburK, Ind., Feb. l.-The Harts- p rollege building, located at Harts- this county, near Uie Hancock line, controlled by the radical WOTJTT) V V UJtlJUJLJ. I u« evolution of the pew woman has | been more i nhange. fullj . accomplished.— Ex- -ille ountv branch of the United Brethren church. burned ance $',000. ' Kew Sunday. Loss, $40,000: insur- . Owinj; to financial olfficul- le<= the 'institution has been closed since midsummer, and recently it was placed n the hami* of A. G. Galbraith as assignee. __ Has a Wei; Small Baby. Wabash, Ind., Feb. l.-A ffirl baby, orn to the wife of Frank Mossman, five miles south of Wabash, is the most diminutive infant who ever came into the world in this country. It. weighs seventeen ounces and In spite of its diminutive proportions is healthy and strong and it is believed will survive. It has been visited by scores of curious people. __ _ Long Time Finding It Ont. Butler, Ind., Feb. l.-Andrew Casebeer S' years old. was granted a divorce from his wife, Mary Jane Casebeer but a few years younger than himself, who now lives with a daughter 'n Chicago. Casebeer yesterday walked a long distance in a blinding blizzard to be present at the trial. He is hale and hearty. _ ___ Miss Krout In Cominc Home. Crawfordsvllle. Ind., Feb. l.-Miss Mary Hannah Krout, the well-known literary woman, of Crawfordsvllle, is on her way home from England, where she has resided for several years, acting as correspondent for newspapers. 1HE TOOK UP HER FATHER'S BOOK WHERE HE LAID IT DOWN. Women's Brain power—Women Writers In Conventions—The Itenntante'* Bon- I anet—Utility of the Sash-Practical ! H I Architects. I i Miss Annie Panlding Meade is the | daughter of Admiral Richard Worsam j _ ^__ Meade, U- S. N, and granddaughter of j O f tne Woman Commodore Bichard Worsam Meade, U. S. N., and Admiral Hiram Panlding, U. S. N. (Midshipmtc- Paulding of Miss Sewell's story). A year or two ago Admiral Meade wrote, several lectures to be read before the National Geographical society and the Army and Navy club an; Wash- W<«nen Writers. The great army of professional lit- know better than most men what house needs, says the Chicago Kecord, and also how to arrange everything m the most convenient manner. When a woman draws up the plans for a house, the gas fixture is not placed in some • i.-v-;-^ •> door, where no- =rary women is getting ready to two back corner be hmd f February conventions. The first » the , bod wonld ev er think of looking for or annual meeting of the International | wantinB a light; the wall lines are not League of Press Clubs, which meets in go brokeQ ^p^ith doors, windows. - Orleans, and the other, which tbat there j s no room ^_ ; meets the following week, on Feb. IS and 19, at Washington, is the congress of press women, held under the auspices nf the Woman's National Press associa- furniture; the etc., for the necessary doors are not hung in ington, of both of which organizations he was a member. He had been asked to deliver these lectures in various other places and was preparing to do E:O at the time of bis final illness and subsequent death. His daughter, who was deeply interested in her father's work, has taken up American M\ss Krout will make her «i£jwn.^_ vs« -- --• > - fit W3 UttJJ^i ^ j,lAio,3 j.fc.» w *the bed and placed herself where sue . hea(J arters in Chicago upon her could easily talk to him. The boy » yelled with fright, but it was not until TVortman came running with a light that the figure disappeared. The boy •was asked for particulars and was able to elve a minute description of the old woman, whom in life he had never seen. This story quickly spread through the neighborhood. A man who was curious on the subject asked to stay m the room over r.lght. It was not long after taking up his watch that he was startled D y seeing the form of Mrs. Wortman tefore him. He fled and does not care to make another visit. A number of Spiritualists of this city go almost every night to the neighborhood to hold seances. SENATOR HARRISON. OF INDIANA. The Way the General'* Friends Would See Him Resistor at Hotels. Indianapolis. Feb. l.-The Republicans of Indiana will elect a new state committee today. The district conventions will be held at the following places: First district. Evarisville; Second, Bloomfleld; Third, New Albany; Fourth, Greeiwbure; Fifth, Terre Kaute; Sixth, Cambridge City; Seventh, Indianapolis; Eighth, Muncie; Ninth, Noblesville; Tenth, Lafayette; Eleventh, Wabash; Twelfth, Fort Wayne; Thirteenth, Plymouth. The new committee will meet here one week from Tuesday to organize for the state campaign. The political friends of ex-President Harrison are especially anxious that the new organization be one with -which he will affiliate. Recently the talk of electing Harrison to the senate in the event the legislature is Republican has been revived, and the politicians all agree that he 1£ will say he -will accept he will be the senator. Governor Mount was asked to outline the Republican line of battle for the coming state campaign. He said: "My Judgment is that the national Issue In the coming state campaign will be the financial question—whether or not we shall have free coinage, at 16 to 1, or maintain the^old standard. There may be some action by congress which will shape the Issues as they affect national politics, but in my opinion the situation will not be influenced much by any action that congress is going to take. I think that the Democratic party will declare in favor of the Chicago platform and the Republican party in favor of the golcU. standard." It looks now as if the chairman of the state committee would be picked from the following: E. H. Nebecker. of eovington; Harry S. New. of this city; Warren Bigler, of Wabash; Nat U. Hill, of Bloomlngton; George W. Self. •( Corydon, and George W. Holman, cf Rochester. IS A PRETTY KKTTLi; OF JFISH. J>ruEC'st n,,^ Kdltor Make Shocking Charjres Against Each Otlner. Butler, Ind.. Feb. 1.—The town of Hicksville, some ten miles from here, is in a state bordering on riot, over the liquor question. The town has local option and yet drunkenness has become very common. An editor charges .a certain druggist with selling liquor for the express purpose of making people drunk. The druggist comes back in a letter, alleging that the editor seeks revenge because he was refused a irlnk of whisky. The temperance men (ifi? holding meetings almost nightly and. pfjojyns 1 resolutions. The people -ire creatly iil'V^^^d on the subject, and •pen physical Conflicts & rft n °t un- Uke'.y. Suit jicainst the Vandal!* Road. Haute, Ind., Feb. 1.—T. J, Gol• counsel <v>r the Pennsylvania " has brought a suit against Tern' Haute and Indianapolis (Vandalia" system) for $75.000. There are fifteen notes, each for $5,000, which Vere executed in 1896. in favor of ,>,e Pittsburg Locomotive and Car company. I- is supposed that the Pennsylvania company takes this step to hasten the gale of the Terre Haute and Indianap- gllg and s-et It out of the hands of Receiver JJtilott. — • totterf -Work* Resume Operation*. " Kokomo. Ind., Feb. l.-The Great Western Pottery works, the largest ulant for the manufacture cif sanitary * . _* -vra,,. ia-^«ot.- has re- turn. Gold Bntton In » Beech Tree. Columbia City. Ind., Feb. l--Vinton Shaw, while at work in Peabody s woods, near this city, found an emblem button imbedded in a large beech tree about thirty-five feet from the ground. The button is of sold and is well preserved. It represents ajsheat of wheat. Forced a Minister's Name. Evansville, Ind., Feb. l.-Dr. Amos C- Woodruff, of Oakland City, accused of forging the name of the Rev. W. B. Richardson, an M. E. minister, to an affidavit for a pension, has been placed under 55,000 bond^. Was an Ill-Fated Family. ! Nilcs. Mich., Feb. 1.—The family Mrs. Maria Schilling, of Decatur, died Saturday, was peculiarly The husband. Peter Schilling, joined the Union army and died in an Ohio hospital. A daughter, Maria, died m a county house. Mrs. Eames, another daughter, wife of B. W. Eames, inventor of the air brake, was murdered. A son, William, a naval cadet, was killed by lightning on board a United States war vessel, and Mrs. Jennie Gibson the only remaining daughter, went insane and died in ^struggle. of who Silver Democrats to Meet. Rockford, Ills.. Feb. l.-Local silver Democrats will meet tomorrow evening to complete the organization of the Wlnnebago County Reform club. Only those who accept the Chicago platform may join. Mayor Harrison, of Chicago, has promised to speak before the ciub in the near future. The Weather We May Kxpect. Washington, Feb. 1.-Following are the weather indications for twenty-four hours from 8 p. m. vosterdny: For Indiana and Illi nois Pair weather: colder in southern portions; northerly winds. For Lower Michiean- Generally tair, colder weather; northwesterly gales, diminishim;. ForUPperMicluRan-Gen. erally fair weather: northwesterly gales, di- minishine. For -Wisconsin-Fair weather; fresh northerly to northwesterly winds, dunm- ishine. F° r Iowa-Fair weather; not so cold: easterly winds. "THIE MARKETS. Chicago Braiu and Produce. Chicago, Jan. SI. Following were the quotations on the -Rnard of Trade today: Wheat—Janu- S-v opened $1.08%. closed $1.04%; May. opened 96c, closed 95%c; July, opened sKc closed S5%c. Corn—January opened 27*.c, closed 27V 4 c; May. opened •>q%c dosed 28%c; July, opened 30%c. closed 30c. Oats-May opened 24c closed 23%c; July, opened and closed 22%c. Pork-January, opened »J-'-%closed nominal: May. opened $1000, closed .59.921,4: July, ^ened $10.00. closed nominal, "Lard - January. opened $4.77%, closed !>4.75; May, opened $4.81%, closed $4.8S. Produce: Butter —Extra creamery, 1S%C per tti; extra dairy. 17c: fresn packing stock, lie. Eggs—Fresh stock. 15V-C per doz. 'Dressed Poultry—Turkeys, 9012c per tb; chickens, 6%@7%c; ducks, 6@7M'C. Potatoes—Common to choice, 50@>60c per bu. Sweet Potatoes—Illinois, $2.00«r>2.7ii per bbl. Chicago Live Stock. Chicago, Jan. 31. Hogst—Estimated receipts for the day, 38 000; sales ranged at $3.35@3.SO for pigs, $3.70(3:3.90 for light. $3.t>5(g'3.70 for rough packing, $3.75@3.95 for mixed, and $3 75@;:.95 for heavy packing and shipping lots. Cattle—Estimated receipts for the day, 14.000; quotations ranged $5.00<gTi.50 for choice to extra steers. $4.45(^4.75 cod to choice do., $4.20(g'4.65 fair tog ood, S3.70©4,25 common to medium do., $3.65(54.10 butchers' steers, $320@:i.S5 stockers, $3,SO@4.35 feeders, $" "5@;! 90 cows, $2.60@4.50 heifers. $2.40 <g!4 25 bulls, oxen and stags, $3.40®4.4G Texas steers, and S3.50@7.00 veal calves. Sheep and Lambs—Estimated receipts for the day, 17,000: quotations ranged at $3.50@4.50 westerns, $3.50@4.60 natives, and $4.00i»5.70 Ismbs. Ml;hvahk«*» Grain. Milwaukee-, J^ n . si. rn 'and MISS ANNIE PATJLDINO MEADE. the lectures -where be laid them down and is arranging for a series to be given in this city. The names of the admiral's complete lectures are as follows: "TheCaribbean See, the Mediterranean of Onr Western World,""A Winter Voyage Through the Straits of Magellan" and "Commo dore John Paul Jones, the Sponsor^ of the Stars and Stripes on the Ocean." All of these lectures are illustrated by fine stereopticon views, many of which were made from the admiral's own collection of photographs.—New York Tribune. Women'i Brain Power, Sir William Turner, at the meeting of the British Medical association al Montreal, once again brought forward the old assertion that, because the brain of a man weighs absolutely more than that of a -woman, therefore a man is possessed of a greater amount of (team power than is woman. This theory until recent times was on all sides conceded to be true and was regarded as a convincing proof of woman's intellectual inferiority, says a writer in the New York Medical Record. The Russian Professor Darkchevitch took up the cudgels in defense of the weaker sex and demonstrated to the satisfaction of the majority that the fact of a man's brain weighing shghcly more than a woman's was worthless as a testimony of his superior intellectual capacity. Professor Darkchevitch eon- tends, from the result of his researches, that the sexes as regards brain power are on an equality and backs up the argument in support of his theory with many convincing illustrations. For instance, Skobeleft's brain weighed less than that There are many women's press clubs in the country, and a majority probably are enrolled in the league. Among the more influential of these are the New York Woman's Press club, the Scribblers of Buffalo, the New England Woman's Press club and tbe Illinois Woman's Press association, which represent together more than 000 active members. The Woman's National Press association is the oldest of its kind in this country, having been started in 1882 by Mrs JRose Breandle, Miss Briggs, Mrs. M D Lincoln, Mrs. Nettie Saaford, Mrs. Lydia Tilton, Mrs. Juliette Babbitt and others. It grew steadily and has today a membership of 150. It had a fine exhibit at the World's fair m Chicago and is a prominent member of the National Council of Women. The congress which it holds is intended to women writers together, to organ- ze the literary profession so far as the ame is possible and to create an esprit de corps. Tbe congress will be impor- ant. as the management has received messages of concurrence and co-opera, tion from nearly every state and tern- lory. Among those which will be represented is the Western Association ol Writers, a society of maiiy hundred members, which has become a power in Indiana, Illinois, Ohio, Michigan ""' other central states. From the returns of the two organizations it is estimated that the women writers of the country now exceed 20,000, including in this total editors, reporters, publishers and translators, •while the number of men is about four awkward manner that they must swing against the windows or gas fixtures; the space for the dresser is not left on the side of the room farthest from the light; the closets are not like of 40 individual common soldiers, yet no one wonld dream for this reason of making the assertion that these men •were the superior of Skobeleff in ability. Liebig's brain also was under the average weight. The opinions on this matter are diverse and various. A large number of persons still hold to the views of Sir "William Turner and with him conscientiously believe that the lesser weight of woman's brain implies in itself the possL.-siou of less mental power. On the other hand, many side with Darkcbevitch and say tbat her cumulative and retentive poweta at'e fully cqnal to those of a man. The question may herd be asked, Has woman's intellectual inferiority ever been clearly proved? That it has been is probably the opinion of most persons. From an anatomical and physiological point of view, also, she is by many authorities relegated to a position lower than that occupied by man. The supporters of. tae theory of woman's intellectual, inferiority point ont, too, with triumph that in scarcely any branch of science, art or ever reached quite times as great.—Margherita Arlina Hamm in N«w York Mail and Express. The Debutante's Bouquet. What used to be a pretty and significant compliment, a debutante's bouquet, has gradually degenerated into a positive incubus. Time was when a girl who made her bow to society was able to hold in her two hands all her floral tributes in honor of the occasion. If by any chance she could not wear or carry all that had been sent her, the somebody whose flowers had been slighted had every reason to feel aggrieved. As years went on, though, many somebodies had to feel slighted, as it became a physical impossibility for the debutante to bear tbe burden of all her bouquets. They waxed not only in number but in size. It became the rogue to have them stacked upon a stand designed especially for tbe purpose, which, placed behind the girl, formed an effective background. Still the bouquets grew larger and more numerous, and instead of one stand several were necessary. Nowadays no debutante dreams of making use of the flowers sent her, even as a background. Tbe bouquets are heaped upon piano tops, mantelpieces, bookshelves and every other available space, being confined not to one room or even to one floor, but overwhelming the whole house. An unwritten law that the several bunches should be kept intact makes it impossible to arrange the flowers with true decorative intent. As one goest put it after leaving a recent presentation : "Such masses of heaped up flowers remind me of nothing so nrach as a funeral," Tbe incubus of tbe thing is shared by the sender as well as the debutante. It is the duty of every one wbo knows a girl about to make her debut to send her flowers, but there are times, especially -when one considers the fate that will befall them, when he would willingly forego tbe privilege. About tbe only persons who derive any real benefit or even satisfaction from the debutante bouquet habit as practiced today are the inmates of hospitals—the ultimate destination of most of tbe flowers that appear at social functions. —Philadelphia Times. dark pockets in a basement, but arranged to be well ventilated as of ten as need•d; the dining room is made large enough so that it will contain a sideboard as well as a table and chairs, and it will not be necessary for all to rise from one side of the table in order that the waitress may pass to the other side, cr else hand things across the table, as occurred lately in an apartment building designed by a man; the mirrors will not face the light; the pantry will have window and will not be placed in the center of the house; the registers or radiators will not occupy the o.nly wall space large enough for the bedstead or the sofa or the sideboard; the doors will be wide enougn to admit of any article of furniture made, and the halls will be large enough so articles can be wheeled through them from one room into another. Theory and Practice. Among other applicants in answer to a recent advertisement for a waitress was a young girl whose dress, demeanor and speech were such that the prospective mistress could not but wonder. The girl, however, seemed willing and anxious to do'all that was expected of her, and the bargain was on the point of being closed when she said, "There's one thing, Mrs. Blank; I should like to have from 8 until 11 every evening to study art." "What?" gasped the astonished Mrs. Blank. "From 8 until 11 every evening to study art," repeated the girl. "You see, I'm an art student. I've only just come to New York, and I have no money to pay my way through any of the schools or even to live upon, so'l thought the best thing would be to enter domestic service (the latter day philanthropists are always advising it, you know) and study art between 8 and 11. That's not very much time, and RHEUM Most torturing; a;ul disftgnriiijr of itching, burning:, scaly skm ami scalp humors is instantly relieved by » warm bath with Ctm- CDKA SOAP, a single application of CCTICUSA. (ointment), the jrreat skin cure, and a full doso of CCTici>i'..v UESOLVBST, preatcs.'; of blood, purifiers auU Imiuor cures, when all else fails. (uticura Mid i Cocr,, Prop*., irld. PoiTrt T>«r« • How vt Core Salt Kh« FALLING HAIR Ploiply ' . tu CiiianK 8 Carroll County Citizen, Delphi: Mr. and Mrs. Win. Bonlin gave * luncheon Thursday In honor of their guests, Mr. and Mrs. E. J. Twomey,. of Logansport. $100 Reward, *100. The readers Of this paper will be pleued to- learn that there is at least one dreade<dl8e«se' that science has beeu able to cure In «11 lt» Btages s and that is catarrh. Hull's (Xtwrk, Curelisthe only positive cure now k«own to the medical fraternity. Catarrh belngr K COB- etitutlonal disease, requires a con«titutional< treatment Hall's Catarrh Cure is taVen Internally, acting directly upon the blood an* mucous surfaces of the system, thereby de stroying The foundation of the diaeaae. and; giving the patient strength by bnildinK up tke- oonstitution and assisting nature IM dolag Jt» •work. The proprietors have so muck faith in- it« curative powers, that they o*er One- Hundred Dollars for any case that it fails to-cure. Send for list of testimonials. Address, F. J. CHENEY & CO.,.Tole«o, PT~Sold by diureiBtt, 75C. Hsll'8 Family Pills are the best. Miss Geo7gle McFarland, of Pittsburg, Pa., returned home yesterdaj,. accompanied by her sister, Mrs. George Nighman. Rheumatic "Mystic (Cure" • Cored in » D«j. for rheumatism «•* nem- cures in 1 to 8 *ay§. I» 1 to 8 is remark** you'd you?'' be perfectly willing, wouldn't I'd be willing enough," said Mrs. Blank. "But you couldn't do it. We never dine until 7, and my former-waitress was never through her work until 10; of ten later." Whereupon the girl said she guessed she'd look for another place; surely there was some household in New York where they'd let her study art between 8 and 11. It is a question whether this incident (a true one, by the way) reflects more npon the impractical theories of latter day philanthropists or the provincial notions of art.— New York Sun. Yonnc Indian PoeteM. Among the few Indian women who have achieved distinction is the poetess of the Iroquois, Tekahionwake, the daughter of Chief Onwansyshon, formerly the head chief of the Mohawk division of the IroqnoiB Nation. This young Indian woman is better known as Pauline Johnson, and she has literary talent of a high order. She says of herself that she had from a child a desire to show the world that one Indian woman had some ambition. It is, however, in the role of Indian interpreter^ the laws and customs of her people that she has made money and success. She wears a native costume with a history, her barbaric decorations being hundreds of years old. Scalps taken by her people dangle from her waist, and her necklace of bears' claws is something unique v and fearful, with a tragic story attached. Pauline is » Canadian and a protegee of Lady Aberdeen, who sent her to England, -where she was the sensation of London drawing rooms. Pauline Johnson has published a book of verses, and she contributes outing and folklore stories to the magazines. Her work is always invested with the charm of woods and fields and is never commonplace,—Washington Star. radically action upon tke syfteMi mysterious. ItrejuoTea »t and the disease i«j»ediatelr first dose (neatly benefits. 75 c< : ntt. Sold hy W. H. Bri»gbum,.'dru«lBt, L»«ami- port, Mr. and Mrs. Edward jNorton, of Louisville, Ky., are visiting the former's mother, Mrs.. John [Norton, of Brloghurst street. Good times have coma |to those whom Hood's|Sarsaparill8,[ha8 cured- of scrofula, catarrh,.| dyspepsia- rheumatism, weak nerves, or som» other form of Impure blood. Hood's pills are the only pills to- take with Hood's Sarsaparilla. Easy and yet efficient. _ Mr. and Mrs. Frank M. Klstler entertained the M. 0. club Rat euclw Friday evening at their'home In Maple> Grove. Is it a burn? Eclectrlc Oil. Use Dr. cut? Use Dr. Thomas' EclecttlcOil. At your drug- enough, bnt it must t jj a t the cause for a iwttery west of New Jersey, has re mmed operations after a close-down of six weeks. The stockhouse is empty and orders on the books will keep the wncern t>usy for several months. Three JauJidred men are employed. M:«nnt Confirms the Stary, Indianapolis, Feb. i.-Govemor Mount l9M1 flrms the report that th« state has «*th*re<l evidence on wttch It bell.ve* No 2 sprint not quoted; ^>fay, 54Vic. Rye— Dull; No. -, 49%c; *!>;n>ple, S2@40c. 1898 PEBRMBY. - 1898 Su. 6 13 20 27 nh). 7 14 21 28 fu. 1 8 15 22 We. 2 T 16 m 3 10 17 24 Fr> ! Sa. 4 11 18 25 5 12 19 26 literature has the front rank, This is al) at least par , 1: p l her failure should be put down to 'ner comparative lack of opportunity, I and the fact should he taken into con! sideration that up to the present time, brom the conditions of her life, she has been heavily handicapped in the race lor fame. May not also the difference the brains of men and -women be looked for not so much in the ponderos- ity as in the quality? A woman's brain from tbe nature of things is to a certain extent of another type. The natural role of a woman differs widely from tbat of a man, and she is provided with or has evolved brains suited to her situation. Nevertheless, in these times it often happens tbat a -woman from the stress of circumstances is prevented tram-fulfilling her natural mission and is compelled to compete with men. She has -shown her capability successfully to do so, but in the action must necessarily lose many of her feminine characteristics. The -wisest course to take will perhaps be to leave tbe final settle- nent of th* question in abejano* S Sa*h. What a boon the sash is, by the way.! If she who has but one plain black evening dress to her name -will make half a dozen sashes for it, she can almost boast half a dozen brand new expressions of her costume. Let her make one Bash of black t&iin ribbon about five or six inches wide, cut the bottom ends in swallowtail forks and then powder the two lengths of ribbon with moonlight spangles. At her waist the ribbon is meet suitably sewed, in two bigi popjay shaped rosettes, with centers of close massed spangles. In shell pink chiffon another sash can be selected, made very wide, and tbe ends for a space of 12 inches up ornamented with little spaced chiffon ruffles. Make third sash of green liberty silk, the ends knotted and holding small clusters of flowers. Pale gray crepe de chine, fringed with violets, is a model sash lets. TO THE KLONDIKE Valuable Information for Persons Going to the Gold Fields. Persons who expect to try tbelr luck tn thr gold fielda of Alaska will find ll profitable *»• call on Ticket Agent* of the PeDn»ylT»nift> Lines and get posted on rates, routes and other preliminaries. This Information wllllw. tmr- nlsbed -wit-bout charge, and any required aid i»i ' shaping del alls will be cheerfully extend**.If not convenient to apply to local agent of th»< Penneylvinia Lines, send your name and a*dress, with date Upon which you. intend, to) gtart, the probable nuwtw !n tbe party,and[ w, request for advice about the fare tfitt* »f trains and other, partioul»rg. to the followtof rep-reBentaclve of t'ae Passenger Department and a prompt reply will be ma-ie. VV. W.Btoh- ardaoni D. P. Agt, Indianapolis. Ind. Toronto l?nvor» Women. - ^ The first -woman ever to hold tbe of- [ fice of president in the Toronto Chris- I tian Endeavor union is Miss Lottie E, 1' Wiggins, who was unanimously and enthusiastically m^dg Resident at the election, b! bMfcers held a few weeks fcgo. KGsS Wiggins was formerly secre- tar^ ot the union, an office she held for three years, doing the work no faithfully that not a dissenting voice was heard from the 8,000 members. The general impression that women have only recently been employed! in business houses is not correct. Miss Emeline E. Woodbury, who has jnst died, was for nearly 50 years the book- weeper in a Boston business house, and she succeeded another woman who bad leld the same place. and can. like a good tossed up at home. green salad, be Besides getting all the effects possible by the use of many sasbes on one dress, an excellent air of novelty is achieved by clipping out tbe sleeves of an evening gown and filling in tbe throat. It is rarely that one sees nowadays a body at once sleeveless and decollete, for tbe rule seems to be, if the neck is high, iben no sleeves, while if long sleeves are -worn, then the neck most be open. It is a pretty notion at the moment to wear sleeres of some transparent goods, lightly spangled, to do away with all puffs or ruffles on the shoulders and finish tbe sleeve tops by broad black velvet bands. Practical Architect*. That -women make practical architects DM often • befen demonstrated. They It Is announced tbat all three of tfc« otels at this resort -will be open thl* The Arlington has never cloned, tlx Part pened January Strand the Bartman Jan-alt/; 25th. In addition, there are fifty kateli Mi taee hundred boftrdiMt nouie« giving uootu- odations at reasonable rates to ail c\att** * people. This Is the onlr health and pleM»* •esort under direct 6 overament cOBtr»l. 3*» urative properties of the hot walwr* •»• vouched for by tbe Surgeon-Genera^ W »*•• nlted States, send for illustrated ti\e matter and particular* regardi»* greatly reduced ninety-day round lion rates, to the nearest coupon ticket &c*ot: of the Vandalia Line. Tbe secret of beauty on a cold day i« warm clothing. A substantial flannel petticoat and a long sleeved woolen vest will do more to cure a red nose than all the lotions known to complexionist*. and chemists. ^_ An effort is being made by theFisder- ated Woraan's Clubs of Michigan to raise $10,000, the sum needed to complete the woman's bnilcling of tbe University of Michigan- Would you be very ismartly dressed? Wear a velvet stock witb a bow matching tbe velvet of your bat and bavo tbe short ends trimmed -with knotted fringe. Tbere are 18 yotmK -woman in homeopathic trainiBg ola« "* Homeopathic hospital in Buffalo. There are 100,000 women work«M i» tfew yozk city who support twnilii** Splints Of ^F"»6 THE. City National Bank. CAPITAL $200.009 JOH>; GKILT, President; L N. CIUWJOHD, Vie« P»e«. T. R. Fowut*, •sshier. MMBOTOB8— John Gray. C. Q. Newell, 3. T. XUMtt VK » W H Bell, A. V. Jenta, W. C. ren»OM, imff hid«ier7-&io.^- Loan money «• r«wonal Buy and «c!l GorerMUBt lx»d«. ., WiQ p«y 3per cant p«r umnm «n MttiMMM of depoctu, WB«I deposited dx ntoutiM: • l*t cent per«ninup.whem-lett CD* jvtr. _ BoxeSln 8«retT JXpo.lt T«nlw^•»' MM keeptnr at rmluftK* pajim, rvaud atfcu*

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