Logansport Pharos-Tribune from Logansport, Indiana on February 1, 1898 · Page 20
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Logansport Pharos-Tribune from Logansport, Indiana · Page 20

Logansport, Indiana
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Tuesday, February 1, 1898
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ttAILYPHABQS TUESDAY. FEB. 1. MHJ. T. IXJUTH.UH . Loutljaln A Barnes. BDITOE8 AND PROPRIETORS. BARNE3. and Entered at the Loganuport. teoono clan* mall matter, as pr law. Had Poor Blood, Distress from Food, and Liver Troubles. i To make gold the only money.of fin11 redemption is to desuwy one-half toe metallic money of the country and doable the value of the other baK. Is it' pu'slbie that the American peoole will submit tojmch a wrong? Afte Eating, Food Seemed as if It Had Tamed to Rocks. THERE was a break in the price ot wheat, yestnrday, but Letter still •Continues to buy. _ SPEAKER REED gave the Demo- eratsno opportunity to debate the Teller resolution. We wonder if he M n rush through the currency re form measure, shortly to be introduced, In the same way. THIS government is the only one on earth that can thwart the purposes •t the gold comspirators . Thla land, kowaver, is nut the only one that is •uttering from the effects of gold Monometallism. The producing classes of Europe are in hard line-.. Thev look hopefully to America to take" the lead in the restoration of •llTer. "Dr. Greene's Servnra Saved My Life- Felt the Good Effects Immediately,," "Two years ago in January I began to get poorly In health and my husband called in the doctor, and I was put uoder medical treatment. I had sharp, prickling pains between my snoulder blades, grew thin and pale and had great difficulty in lyiog down. My blood was poor; my food distressed me, aud after eating H, would seem as though it had turned Into rocks; It would roll about my stomach and cause me great distress. Nothing the doctor did for me seemed to do me any good, I grew steadiy worse, and finally in February I was forced to take my bed. I grew weaker and weaker.and after awhile, changed pbystlcians. This did no good, and I changed WONDKKS will never cease. Water is to be used to christen the battleship Kentucky. Many, many months uo, a bottle of rare old bourbon was sent to Secretary Herbert to be used in christening the Kentucky. It can mot be found in the archives of the »avy department. Both bottle and •ontents have disappeared. It was, •erbaps, put to better use than christening a warship. Waste of a more -reptous fluid will be avoided by using water to christen battleships. But Kentucky has so much of each that •either would be missed. MoKinley Prosperity. The mill operatives of New England votod well nigh unanimously for McKInley. Like the wa K e-earners •C the west, employed by corporations, they were threatened with loss •t employment and reduction In wages in case they voted for Bryan. The recent reduction In wages throughout New England has created intense bitterness. A correspondent •t the New York World, writing from Till River, says: "McKInley prosperity Is a phrase lull of bitterness to the thousands of »111 operatives in this city. When It was inaugurated they paraded the •treats, carrying brooms and banners lauding it to the skies. The opera- Mvea of uaott mill were marshalled In •ompanies and they marched behind Banners that bore all kinds of words •f hope and good sheer. Today those words are a mockery. "The city went overwhelmingly lor MoKlnley at the late presidential re but still kept falling. doctors again, "The last doctor called in another physician and they decided that the uijyoiwn.il-* ****** «""*„• — ••- " — cause oC my sickness was enlaregment of the liver, A coarse of treatment was decided upon and tried faithfully, but I got lower and lower, until at last the doctor said I could not live more than two or three days at the most. The day this statement was made, a neighbor told my husband how much his wife had been benefited by Dr. Greene's Nervura blood and nerve remedy and urged him to 'try it In my case. It was the last hope, but he bought a bottle and I commenced its use. I telt the good effects of the Nervura almost immediately, and kept on taking it and gaining all the time. I commenced to use the Nervura the second day ot April, and before the Cotton Strike, The deplorable consequences of labor ind capital looking on each other as jnortal enemies are once more witnessed in the strike in the New England cot- con mills. The old warfare -will undoubtedly go on in all the ranks of labor till the contestants mutually discover that their interests are one and the same. Then some system will be devised whici) shall protect both. The 15,000 cotton operatives who went out at the various New England mills struck because of a threatened 10 per cent reduction in their wages, which they declared were already too small to enable them to live comfortably. Workers in the New Bedford mills strnck against a 10 per cent reduction iu the Bummer of 1895. The matter was compromised 'by their finally returning to work at a reduction of 5 per cent. But they declare they found their concession circumvented by a system of fines •whereby the owners quite made up tbe 6 per cent which they had yielded from their original cut The operatives rent their houses from tbe companies, aud tbey declare these houses and flats are mint for human habitation. This, too, is one of the grievances of the cotton Workers. Mill owners on their part affirm that the price of cotton goods is so low in the market that they cannot get enough for their product to pay former prices. This state of things they attribute to overproduction of cotton weaves, particularly owing to the establishment of mills in tbe south, where labor and all the raw material needed are so cheap that New England manufacturers can no longer compete at the old price to their operatives. Some who have studied the situation carefully assert tha£ markets could be found throughout tbe world for all the cotton goods made in New England if the mill owners would bestir themselves and find these markets abroad. American cotton goods are coming to be of beautiful quality. If this is true, then tbe mill owners ought to use all diligence to find this wider market.^ It would be a satisfactory settlement all round. They could then pay their faithful operatives living wages and make a profit themselves. Colored Artist In Stained Glass. At the Nashville exposition one artist received both a prize medal and a diploma of merit for designs in color and for crayon cartoons. The noteworthy fea- tnre in this artist's case was that he is a negro, the son of slave parents. He v ? as born in Wilmington, N. C., in 1854, and the state has no living son of whoia she has more reason to be proud tban of tbis artist, William A. Hazel. That fate took him away from the south and located him iu Boston in his early boyhood may be the reason why today he is a famous artist instead of a barber or waiter. He was educated in the Cambridge grammar school and went to work as janitor of a building in which an architect had his office. Hazel was instinctively drawn toward the architect's work, and at length be- rame his office boy. He was with the architect seven years, the last three as •i re"ular draftsman. Hazel picked up his °art education himself, learning everywhere and stopping at no task which •would perfect him. But his place v?as not that of an architectural draftsman. He found his real work after a year or two in the stained glass department of a large decorative establishment. He found that through stained glass pictures he could express the artistic visions and ambitions ' that filled him. He has now a studio of his own in Minneapolis, where he executes orders for church windows and other designs in his line. He is at present engaged on a design for a memorial rose window in a Minneapolis church. Tbe subject he has chosen is tbe vision of St. John in Revelation. ,*!,*. Mr. Hazel is only another proof that a man can make his own place in life if he has tbe grit to do it, no matter what obstacles are iu his path. Forty-nine colored men out of 50 in Hazel's circumstances would be now engaged m some menial employment. But Hazel was the fiftieth maa, and he is one of the leading artists of America. He says he has found bis color no bar to success in his profession. The "Domestic" Office. Now is the time to provide your. self with a good Sewing Machine at a very tow price. My stock includes all the leading makes. My terms are easy, and there is no excuse for being out of a good sewing machine n the house. The old stand 529 Broadway, near 6th R. B WHFTSRTT Annual Rates A RTIFICIAL and Natural Gas Bills are now due and payable at the company's office. Natural Gas Consumers desiring to avail themselves of the Anoual Rate, commencing February 1st ,can do so by calling at the office and arranging for same. All bills must be paid on or before the 10th pfc each month. •lection. Within a week his picture thrown from a clnematogiapb. In a local theatre, was roundly hissed and 4erlded. The management saw fit to remove it immediately." The men with one accord declare that Bryan's election could not have aide things worse In Sew England than they are now. The cut, in wages effects, directly and indirectly, .half million people- A cut or 10 va cent in the wages of cotton mill • .peratlves means so much additional profits to the protected manufactur- The people ot the west, are enjoying mora prosperity than the people •rth'e east—we me in the producing •Usses. But'McKInley is In no way responsible for it- Good crops in the west and famine abroad did it. The transportation of our crops has made lots ot work tor the railroads whose managers got votes tor McKInley just as the New England manufacturers go'S them, by false .romines, by threats and by coercion. While the railroad* have nut reduced wages the? are BOW requiring men in the transportation service to do what it formerly required double the number of men to do. While the net earnings of the railroads have Increased enormously there has been no increase in the wages of employes. There have been more wage reductions since the McKInley wave of prosporlty struck the country than w&ge Increases. The farmers are in a little better •hape on account of the great demand abroad for bread stuffs, otherwise they would have been nearly ruined. s , month of April was gone I was out of bed and for" good. I have not been confined-to the bed since taking this remedy. I think Dr. Greene's Ner- vura blood and nerve remedy saved my life, and I do not hesitate to recommend It as a valuable preparation. MBS. JAMES DEVLIN, rena- cook, W. H.» Dr. Greene, 148 State Street, Chicago, 111., the most successful physician In curing diseases, can be con- ayvi,ted free personally or by letter. The financial bills introduced this session of congress are in the main as follows: Tbe Teller resolution providing that United States bonds, rn^be paid in Eilv 8 r dollars; a, bill lor tlw retirement of the greenbacks and United States treasury notes and the substitution therefor of back currency, with the additional permission to national banks to issue circulation up to the full amount of their bond deposits. The Elkins bill is a little different. It would restrict the issuance of government notes to those of $5 and upward and •would permit banks to be established with a capital of $25,000 in towns of not less than 3,000 population. There is also a bill for the free coinage of silver at the ratio of 20 to 1, The bill favoring the retirement of government notes and-giving larger privileges to the national banks was drawn in accordance with the "recommendations of the monetary commission. Having been unable to conquer the Cubans in open fight, Spain is now try- Tbe plnck and persistence with whicn Japan maintains her policy as an independent nation call for the admiration of tbe world. With the powers of Europe hungry for her territory, eager to take advantage of her io trade, shy yei holds up her head and gallantly light;to make for herself a place as a great nation and a modern civilized ouc Americans at least unanimously bupi she will succeed. It is exceedingly unfortunate th:U tin Cuban question in congress has U:-c>:ui a party matter. TUB question ot ;h fecognitioii of either On ana mdeyjm: ence or belligerency is not a \wv~ one to become an issue as b^v.vi- publican and DP""- ' Tilley Gas & McCoy's New European Hotel COR. CLARK AND VAN BUREh «.1"S. CHICAGO. Hints In SO SLEEP FOB THREE MOSTHS. Can One Caase of Sleeplessness That be Readily Orercome. Mr. Wm. Handschu, of 45th St. Cotton Alley, Plttsburg, Pa., expresses nitnaelf as follows regarding the new remedy for that common and obsti- 1 nate disease, piles: "I take pleasure FIRE PROOF. One block from C. R. I. & L. S. A: M- S. Railroad depor. Irnp-ovements costing $75,000.00 have just been completed, and the house now offers every convenience to be found IB any hotel, including hot and cold water, electric noti'l, including uui <""" *.">" „...,.,—light and steam heat in every room. i-»_i._ *»r (.*. «£»«- ri<5\» on/i iinwarfls. —— V>UU£*i-li3 A" V>£"J" "jg.—"1 -"X BUmed in 1879 under the provisions Ot j ng to ^ ny an d bribe the leaders of the Bland-Allison sllvtr coinage act. . .-i-^--*- -<—*• ^^ t^rma 1 Silver was not restored by that act to the rights It enjoyed prior to its demonetization in 1873, but tbe Matthews' resolution of 1879 affirmed the government's right and prWilege to pay its coin bonds in silver. The Republican party now demands that gold be made the sole money ot final payment in liquidating the government deot, and the secretary of the treasury has, without authority ot law, surrendered the government's option to pay government debts In either gold or silver. The bond-holder h8iS bsen given the right to choose the kind ot money the bonds shall be paid with. He chooses gold and the privilege thus accorded the bondholder!,ban led to the rapid depreciation of silver and a corresponding appreciation of gold. It has already forced the government to '"»-«««= its bonded indebtedness to revolution tio accept her terms. It is probably true that whan Blanco started out for a conference with the Cuban general in chief, Maximo Gomez, he carried with him a large «um of money to buy up anybody whom he could. A dispatch to the New York Sun, usually well inform^ as to the Cuban side of aSairs, announced that General Gomez prepared for Blanco's visit by breaking through tbe Spanish trocha and going to the"Cuban President Maso at Cama- gney to lay the whole story before him. Thus the Cuban government was laade ruady 1'or Blanco. Reed's Congiresa for CMd. Th* lower housei of congress has declared by a majority of 50 that government bonds are not payable in •oin. Senator Turpie, in his speech on the Teller resolution, showed how legislation had been directed in the interest of the bondholers. In the Irst place the bonds were payable In the 'lawful money ot the United 8tat*« In 1869 lihls provision of the law vras changed tmd the bonds were made payable in coin, thus enhancing their value about 50 percent. Then followed tto demonetization oi 1 •Uvtt-ln 1873, lea ring gold the onlj redeomer of government bonds. ThUi • ' palpable Injustice to the Increase the extent of $263,000,000 to maintain a gold reserve, and the end is not yet. The gold! conspirators have the MKV v.. of "tlw country that iteration of allw «olnag« was the American tas payers at their mercy as long as they are permitted to exercise the option that clearly belongs to the government. Had Bryan been elected the gold conspirators would havu been balked. The government's option to pay Its obligations in either g;old or silver would! have been respected in the Interest of the people who muss pay the bonds. The greaij and uxtraordlnary demand for gold woulcl have ceased and its purchasing power would have lessened. The demand for silver would have in- creaiiied and the bond-holders would have been the leaders in the movement to force silver up to par with gold. Legislation and an unfriendly governmental policy are the thinjrs that have injured silver and mad« it a »f >secondary consideration. The killing by Spanish soldiers of tbe Cuban general, Nestor Aranguren, comes strangely soon and sudden after the event that first brought him prominently before the public eye—the execution of Captain Ruiz, That execution seemed harsh and terrible, yet when is is looked at from the irtandpoint of military usages it appears justifiable and will so be regarded in history. The patriot cause in Cuba has lost her two most dashing and capable cavalry lead- Maceo is dead ; Arangnren is dead ers. ilaceo is aeaa ; ..irangureu is uoou in the flower of his youth, a general at 23 years old. inarches on. Yet l;he cause of Cuha It was just a matter of friendship, nothing more, which gathered in the harbor at Havana this American battleship Maine and lik;awise British and German war vessels; about the same time. It was friendship, pure friend- ihip, too, we are assured, which has UauC UIDCO'S^, y^w — ••— tr in stating that I waa so afflicted with piles that for three months 1 got no regular sleep; I became completely prostrated, the doctors did me UD good; my brother told me of the new remedy for piles, the Pyramid Pile Cure; I purchased from my druggist three 50 cent boxes, and they completely cured me. I am once more at my work and but for this excellent medicine I should be on my back. I take great pleasure in writing this letter because so many people are sufferers from this trouble, who like myself did not know where to look for a permanent, reliable safe cure, Experience with the Pyramid Pile Cure in the past three years has demonstrated to the medical profession, as well as to thousands of sufferers from piles, that it is the safest and most effectual pile cure ever offered to the public, containing no opiates or poisons of any kind, pain- leas and convenient to handle, and being sold by druggists at 50 cents and $1 per box, is within the reach of every sufferer. Very frequently two or three boxes have made a complete cure of chronic cases that had not yielded to other remedy for years. There la scarcely a disease more aggravating and obstinate to cure than the various forms of piles, and It is a common practice to'use ointments, salves and similar preparations containing dsmgerous poisons to remove the trouble. The Pyramid has superceded all of these ineffectual remedies and no one suffering with any rectal trouble will make any mistake In giving tbe Pyramid a trial. If in doubt aa to the nature ot Rates 75 cents per day and upwards. First class restaurant in connection. WILLIAM McCOY, *wner and Pr«|»riet«r ABBREVIATED TELE'GRAMS, The New York Central Labor Union has resolved against Sunday theatres. The agricultural department crop report putes the total wheat acreage at 59,465,066 in 1897. The R. G. Kingsley Lumber and Box company has been organized at Merrill, Wis., with a capital of $20.000. There are sixty-nine persons from Wisconsin who are employed by the department of agriculture at Washington. The engineering- works throughout Great Britain reopened yesterday, ow- ( inir to the settlement of the great strike. Sixty men with $500 each acd provisions enough to last them for nine months, will leave New York Thursday Have the goods to advertise. Tell your story plainly im tkr newspaper that the people read, and in language they will easily understand, and among •tkei* prserve the following Advertiiimg Points: Profitable idv.ert;£ing results fr»» good goods being offered welL Give your rival's advertising attention, but give your, rival n* advertising. Advertising prestige i* hard to win, but not hard to !•««. It is easiest sustained. The aid should be so plain that it i»ill Ik*understood by a reader of litflt understanding. Tour advertiui»f. should be complete in itself. To secure ttie best reemlte, «*> the DAILY and WEEKLY, PHAEOS. with its large-circulation in both city and county! «aused Spain to send to the United {States'her big and swift crniser Maria '.Cheresa. How we all do lovexine another, diplomatically, that its! " a. sure sign of a doomed and despot- lite cause is the muzzling of newspapers by military authoritgr, such «s has been reported to by Blanco in Cuba and tlit Bpahish government in Madrid. ^ - - your trouble send to the Pyramid Drug Co., Marshall,'Mich., for a yal- nable little book compiles,.Describing all forms of the. disease and describing the method of cure. Any druggist can furnish the Pyramid Pfie Cure, aa it is the best known and most popular remedy for piles, and If yon aak him he can doubtless refer you to many jjeople in your vicinity wno have been" cured completely by it. hariTogne, in the canton of Valais, Switzerland, has been burned to the ground. A woman and two children perished in the flames. Carrie Railton is the latest victunol the Chicago hair-clipping brute. The girl is 13 years old. She lost a long braid Sunday evening. Nebraska farmers refuse to ra.ise sugar beets this year because the manufacturers want to deduct $1 per toe in the event that Hawaii is annexed. Thomas Burke, arrested at the North- w»stera station, Chicago, will have to answer to fourteen charges of burglary committed in Evans-ton during the last three months. John Myers and William V«rthein, of Reedsburg, Wis., were struck by a train while driving across a. railroaa track. Both were seriously injured and tfce team was killed. Frank Swansea has returned to Chicago from the Klondike with $37,000 in "•old. He has been in the gold fields eight years, but secured his fortune to the last twelve months. _ Demand for an unpaid board bil! caused a fr<>e fight at Chicago. In the rnelee five Slavs—three men and two women—and three policemen were hurt The riotous Slavs were arrested, Mrs. Lucille Blackburn, daughter ot ear-Senator Blackburn, of Kentucky who accidentally shot herself at Washington two weeks ago, Is again,in a serious condition, an abcess having fromed near the wound, Nicholas Backus, keeper of the water works crib at- Cleveland, startedto walk ashore on tlic ice, when the wind shift ed anct th« Ice began movtour °nt Into the lafce. Backus was on «. calca -*«" twelve feec square him and .Two Jl«hcrm«n Searching for Clues There ar« any number rf found by the detoctw** » A CONFLICT \ OF EVIDENCE, Tki» is another r«nmrk»tt» i •tory from the pen of «**• ;. rigue* Ottolengnl, -who ww**- j "An Artist in Crinw," *»- j ceded to be the •troogwt d#- i tective tal« that h*» ijjpMM^ { in years. "AConftetof K*i- * tion of Mr. Ottotaogui ••£•*•' j {ucinate *11 wh» bftv* th* «p- '?• portunity to r*»djt . I Ooughi and ooldi, down to the borderlarfl of oonroroptlOB, yi« the soothing healinf faftMnewef Dr Wood'i 5orwa;r Pine Syrup

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