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-O. -4 W 4W " ' W TIIE BANG Oil DAILY NEWS, TUESDAY MORNING, JULY 1, 1902. o $ NEWS OF SHIPS MID THE SAILORS Arrangements for the United States Marine Hospital Service In Maine.- ' THE FIRST SEVEN-MASTER. Something More About the Monster Steel Schooner, Thomas VY. Lawson. Dead as Chelsea Is liveliness itself Compared with business in the port of Bangor in the part two or three days. "The only movement reported Monday was the sailing of sch Ada Herbert for Islesboro. to load the cargo of lumber from sch Mentora, before reported as having been ashore and afterward floated and beached at Crow cove. The lumber is for Boston, and was shipped by Janies Walker & Co., of Bangor. MARINE HOSPITAL. SERVICE. The Marine Upital service has announced its list of contracts for the care of sick sailors at various ports along the Atlantic coast for the coming fiscal year, beginning Tuesday, Juiy 1. There are-several of these contracts along the coast of Maine. One Las been given to Haley Brothers to provide for the burial of deceased sailors it $11.50 each. At many of the Maine ports provision Is made for the removal Df Jatient3 to Portland. Patients at Rockland, Me., if able to bear tracs-portatfon, will be sent to the Marine Hospital at Portland. Medical attendance at Rockland will te furnished by an acting assistant surgeon. At Rockland, Bath, Ellsworth, rates for quarters. subsistence and nursing, in each I'pecial case, will be fixed by the bureau here in Washington upon the recommendation of the proper officer. Relief will be furnished sailors at Cas-ihie, Belfast, Eastport, Waldoboro and Wisoasset, only under special regulations of the bureau. A contract has been made at Machias with Mrs. Addle Ai'Hill to furnish quarters, subsistence and nursing at $1 a day. Medical attendance will be- furnished by an acting assistant surgeon. H. Hanscom -wlH provide bur&l for dead patient; at each. Medical attendance will-be furnished . Tick sailors at Ellsworth by an acting . distant surgeon. Patients will be re- - oved to Portland when feasible. At ,i oothbay Harbor Mrs. Wallin P. uloyd yi!1 furnish quarters, subsistence 'ind nursing at $1 a day; contagious 'diseases, $2 a day. -Medical attendance will be furnished by an acting assist-"ant surgeon. At Bengor, Helen M. Strattin will . furnish quarters, subsistence and nursing for $1 a day and Abel Hunt will provide burial for deceased patients at 410 each. Medical attendance there and at Bath will be furnished by an acting assistant surgeon. Patients at Bath will be removed to Portland hospital wnen feasible. .While-the government is generous In extending relief to seamen, when ill, the expense of this work has become larger and- the bureau here gives notice that hereafter no allowance will be yiade for expenditures outside the points warned in Maine. The issuance of the notice in the treasury bulletins !s the etification to contractors that Iheir terms have been accepted. .THE SEVEN-MASTER. , The first seren-masted schooner, the Thomas W. Lawson, will be launched At the Fore River shipyard at Quincy Point, Mass., on July 10. She takes her-tem from the Boston copper man, vboie family own a considerable share - in her; but she i the creation In reality of Capt. John G. Crowley, pioneer buld-er of large Bchooners, and she was Resigned by Bowdoin B. Crowlnshield, who plaflficd Mr. Lawsons yacht Independence a year ngt. - Capt. Crowley is a great beTTeVCt In the schooner as a carrier of ocean freight. He built, at Camden, Me., the John B. Prescott, one of the first of the large five-masters. The George W. Wells, the first six-master, was launched fof him at Camden In 1900. The Wells came up to expectations. It was found necessary, however, to Wore her Inside with a great keelson 5f timbers and much of the hold which .Yi,;ht have been given up to freight was by It. Besides, all this timber was n itself no inconsiderable burden for . he vessel to carry. The Lawson has benefited from all Vhe lessons taught by experience with her big predecessors. The keelson has been made unnecessary by constructing her bull of steel. Thns her carrying capacity has been Increased very considerably. She gains the additional stanchnoss and lightness which a steel hull of her size something more than 403 feet long over all and 50 feet wide has over a wooden one; she Is provided with a double bottom which is divided into watertight compartments as a protection apeinet accidents and which can be -Gllrfi with water ballast if she sails LCht; she is lighted by electricity and eteerrd by eteam. ''' The deck of the Lawson Is an interesting place. Away forward, almost at the bows. isa deckhouse of steel, as is practically everything else about her which covers a steam boiler and & forty horse power engine which will turn the windlass and handle the two stockless anthers, weighing 10,000 pounds apiece. On the after deck are two more houses, ode the galley, the other a second boiler room in which is a twenty-five horse power engine which tarnishes power to 3 8 electric dynamo and ta the steam steering gear, The other four members of this steam crew, each with twenty-five horse power, stand in the open air near he masts, so .that they eaa be used In hoisting sail and working cargo. . .The heads of the seven masts are 105 fett above the wood-covered steel deck, the topmast being Oregon pine spars, 5 feet long, and the lower masts steel cylinders, 32 Inches In diameter at the fctd, which te 30 feet below tb wooden ikking. Each mast weighs seventeen tons bare and will weigh nearly twenty when ful!' rigged. At either side are lighthouses like those on the biggest skips for showing the schooner's regular signals, which are a great improvement oVer the cld- -- j t fashioned light boxes with their oil lantern. A new name must he invented for the oevewth mast, of course, and CppL. Crowley lias .suggested pusher am must descriptive and , generally satisfactory. Fore, mala and mizzeu were the designation given the three sticks of the old-timers; then came the spanker and the jigger; the Wells Introduced the driver as the sixth mast, and now 'the Lawson has added still another word to a list which has perhaps not even' yet reached its limit. - The seven-master has two deck of steel covered with wood. Altogether her carrying capacity is 8100 tons, double that, of the ordinary steam freighters. Tier displacement Is 104HH) tons and she spread 43,000 square feet of sail; yet by the use of the engines, she seed have but sixteen men in her crew, including her master and her engineers.- , She will cost an even quarter of a million dollars, which is cot much more than a wooden vessel -of the same proportions would cost, and Capt. Crowley expects that the difference in cost will soon be eared on her repair account. Every device for convenience and safety will be on board, including, oe-sides electric lights, telephone connection between the deckhouses and a steam siren whistle. One of her boats will be a 30 -foot gasolene launch. Altogether, few steamships are better equipped than the schooner Thomas W. Lawson will be. . MARRIED. HATCH BOYLE In Bangor, June 30, by John F. Robinson, E'sq., Miss Etta M. Boyle and Frank J. Hatch, both of Appleton. ROBERTS MOORE In Bangor, ' Saturday evening, June 28, at the residence cf the brides father. Mr. Henry Moore, on Valley avenue. Bangor, Me., Mr. Deroy S. Roberts and Miss Grace C. Moore, both of Bangor. STEAMER M. AND M. EXCURSIONS. The staunch steamer M. and M., Capt. W.- D. Bennett, will make an excursion rate of one fare for the round trip from Bucksport to Camden on July Fourth, from all landings, returning to Bucksport at the usual hour, but making a special trip in the evening to accommodate these desiring to see the celebration and fireworks. Parties desiring to visit Camden should take the steamer in the morning on her regular trip, returning in the evening on the special trip. MORE G00DTHINGS AT RIVERSIDE Theatrical Banquet Spread Before Large Audience on Monday Night- "I consider this weeks bill to be one of the finest ever presented at a summer theatre, said a local play-goer to a Bangor Bally News reporter at Riverside park on Monday night "Every feature is much above the average, while the finish Is one of the most sensational and daring acts which can reasonably be Imagined. And this seemed but the Opinion -of the big audience which crowded the rustic theatre and applauded) every one of the five numbers upon the varied and interesting program. The performance opened with Rado and Bertman, the former in clever impersonations and the latter a contortionist, who seemed intimately related to the India-rubber man. Next came Ward Caulfield In a monologue which was distinctly new and altogether funny, and this was followed by Ray and Wood In songs and stories; May Bohee, billed aa the Cuban nightingale who proved to be a vocalist of ability; and Del more and Oneda, the latter in a fine acrobatic act upon the trapeze which served to put a finish to the evenings -entertainment and send the big audience home In. the very best of humor. The program will be repeated every afternoon End evening during the remainder of the week, and, with favorable weather, the attendance bids fair to be of interesting size. In response to the demand to reach Nonhport on Saturday night and return early Monday morning, the steamer M. and M. will begin on next Saturday evening, making trips to Northport, connecting with the lart traintr Bucksport - direct for " the campground. The boat leaves North-port on Monday morning, reaching Bucksport in time to connect with the train arriving at Bangor about nine oclock. This will give all who desire an opportunity to spend Sunday at Northport and lose very little time from business. AMATEURS BOX IN LONDON LONDON, June 20 A large company assembled at the National Sporting Club tonight to witness the boxing contests held in connection with the coronation sporting tournament between Harvard and Yale students and English amateurs. All the amateur bouts resulted In victories for the Englishmen. but tbe Americans gave remarkable displays of gameness. -The first contest was between heavyweights. Dodge of Harvard was considerably smaller than his opponent, F. Parkes of the -Polytechnic, boxing club, who is the amateur heavyweight champion. Parkes got, the verdict on points and Dodge was vociferously applauded for his gallant stand. In the middleweight contest Wench of Tale, met R. C. Wames of the Lynn boxing club, who Is the amateur middleweight champion. The American had all the advantage of the rapid exchanges at the opening but eventually Warnes acted on, the defensive and by the aid of & number of facial hits, be got a lead which enabled him to win comfortably. ' In the lightweight bout,' Cates of Columbia was fully twenty -pounds, lighter than his opponent, A. Warner of the Higbgate Barriers who is the amateur lightweight champion. In spite of the disproportion, however, Cates put up a plucky fight. . Tbe referee stopped the -fight before the second round was concluded; : ' The courage of the American students was greatly admired. All the amateur contests were limited to three rounds each. E. W. CROVE. This umt tntrst pjr on every box of tbS gsaolne Laxative Tab lets, tt remedy that qurss a cold to one da. & m&iM. - . Thoasattda Hare Kidney Trouble juad Jont Know it. norm To Wind Oat. Fill a bottle nr common glass with your water and let it stand twenty-four hours; a sediment' or et-tiing indicates an unhealthy condition of the kidneys; if it otsms your linen it is evidence of kid nay trouble; too frequent desire to pass it or pain in the back is also convincing proof that the kidneys and bladder are out of oris r. What to Do. There is comfort hi the knowledge to often expressed, that Dr. Kilmers Swamp-Root. the great kidney remedy fulfills every wish ia curing rheumatism, pain In the back, kidneys, liver, bladder and every part of the urinary passage. It corrects Inability to hold water and scalding pain In passing It, or bad effects following use of liquor, wine or beer, and overcomes that unpleasant necessity of being compelled to go often during the day, and to get up many times during the night. The mild and the extraordinary effect of Swamp-Root is soon realized. It stands the highest for its wonderful cures of the most distressing cases, if you need a medicine you should have the best. Sold by druggists in 50c. and $1. sizes. You may have a sample bottle of. this wonderful discovery and a book that tells i more about it, both sent absolutely free by mail. Address Dr. Kilmer St room of Bvamp-Root. Co., Binghamton, N. Y. When writing mention reading this generous offer in this paper. Dont make any mistake, but remember the name, Swamp-Root, Dr. Kilmer's Swamp-Root, and the address, Binghamton, N. Y., on every bottle. A BOLR STOWAWAY. NEW YORK, June 30. On t- e , steamship Trinidad of the Quebec r S. Co., which arrived today, were two stowaways, one of whom was August Albrech, on escaped Boer piiboner from the detention camps at Bfirmnda. Albrecht at the outbreak of the Boer war. enlisted In Germany. In South Africa he served under General Joubert at the battles of Splon Kop, Culenso and Meg-er.rtqntein. He was captured foy the British after being wounded and "was sent to Bermuda ten, months ago. He Bays he made up is mind to escape when the British officers asked him to take the oath of allegiance to England before getting his releaf o. He refused to take the oath and last Friday night got safely through the barbed wire fence by wrapping blankets about his body. Then he swan- to Long Island, a mile away, his clothes being In a canvas bag which he tied on top of his head. After a rest he swam to the main Island of Bermuda. The steamship Trinidad lay close by and British sildiers wfco were about, probably thought Albrecht was one of the 6trok-ers, for they did- not arrest him and he went aboard and crawled on top of the toilers. f he sailors fed him on his trip to this port. VIRGINIA COAL STRIKE LIKELY TO BE SETTLED CHARLESTON, W. Va., June 20 It Is the impression here that the coal strike In thi State will he settled within the next few days on a reasonable basis, tbe operators making concessions. Pres. Stevens of the Chesapeake & Ohio R. R. Co., tonight hqjd a conference with the operators. While nothing ha ben giTen out on the subject showing that conclusive gree ment was reached, yet enough has come from the executive session to Indicate that Mr. Stevens has urged upon, the operators that somthlng must be done. The operators are Influenced to act now ak they are loclng contracts and the majority cannot afford to remain idle. Demands ore expected within the next 48 hours. - 1 KEYSTONE, W. Va.,Jime 29 The strike of tbe United Mine Workers In the Norfolk & Western coal elds is practically at an end. The strikers excepting .about fifteen per cent have returned to work. All train crews on the Norfolk & Western that were laid off on on account of the strike, resumed work today, - BUSHELS DF MOTHS. BOSTON,. June 30 The market for gypsy and brown-tail motha was active in Milden today, school children and many of their elders turning In 600 quarts at 10 cents a quart. The city s appropriation for this purpose has bean exhausted, 1,000 quarts having been gathered in two days. Some of the youngsters who turned In caterpillars evidently were born with their eye teeth cut. They poured naptha over the caterpillars gathered. Increasing the amount In bulk. The city official who had been receiving tile caterpillars soon found pat the trick and offset it by estimating the quantity turned in instead of measuring in sealed vessels. THE COAL STRIKE WILKESBARRE. Pa., June 3 National Board Member John Fallen who is tn charge of Mr. Mitchells headquarters during bis absence, seated that he had Information from the Lehigh region to the effect that several small coal companies in the vicinity of Hazelton had posted notices today requesting their former employes to apply for their old positions at oace lest they should be given to hew hands. In every strike, continued Mr. Fallon, this-balt is thrown-out to the strikers, but It will not work in the present strike. No attention is paid to such notices. The strikers know that they. are not to return to work as Individuals but in a body. As boon as the operators grant tbe concessions asked for. they will return in a boay. COLUMBIA FA IJ-.B, June 30 Amy, wife of Levi Dorr, passed -away Sunday morning at 5 o'clock after a long ltlnees. Funeral at 1 p. ta. Tuesday at the church. "Word was received Saturday by Mrs. Lcrane Pineo that bar aister. Samantha Keith, had died at her home in Soiuer-ville. Mass., Thursday night. Richard Alien and Frank Leighton have arrived home from school. The former from Shaw Business College, Portland, the latter from Caiity College. Gastly Discovery of Four Boys Wholftfere Fishing Back ' i of County JaiL 0- ;At 3 oclock on Monday afternoon, four boys, Charles Nickerson, Roland GarrUy. Walter Emerson and Fred Larsen, wiio ;ivere fishing In Kenduskeag stream, at the rear of the jail, found the dead body of & male infant In the mud. They at once notified Deputy Chief of Police Bowen, who sent for Coroner Thomas Flanigan and in company with that officer visited the place where the body was. The body was in such a state of decomposition that but little could be told about it. There is absolutely no clue as to when or by whom the body was thrown into the stream. MAN SHOT, HIS FRIENDS RETICENT A men who had been shot In the leg was brought to Bangor from somewhere in northern Maine In the train arriving here at 12.10 this morning, accompanied by friend3, and taken in the ambulance to the Eastern Maine General Hospital, where until the News went to press several surgeons were operating upon him. It Is understood that the shooting was' accidental, but all efforts' to get any information from the - hospital concerning the circumstances of -the case were fruitless. It being stated there that the mans friends wanted it kept out of the paper." The injuries are not very geiious, it was said. TEARING DOWN. On Monday workmen began tearing down the old schoolhouse at Union and First streets, on whose site a new school building is to be erected. The sash and doors have been taken oat, and the roof will be off today. BREWER NEWS. Work i3 progressing quite rapidly on the new Sedgeunkedurk. building at South Brewer. The sills are on and the frame'. will be. well lip by Saturday night. It is expected that the game of Tuesday ndght between the Algonquin Club and. the Mofse & Co.s will be one of the warmest events seen on Rollins park this season. The Algonquin s have reorganized and are now .stronger than ever. The jnost of the club will accompany the team to Beach Grove casino on the Fourth to act as trainers, .coach-era and Toters. , , J It, is Intimated that the' victuallers wiirapply for licenses separately at the next meeting of the city council, and then If they, are turned, down they will know exactly th reason for the action. A amash-hp occurred about .1 o'clock Monday near. the railroad crossing at the end of the toll-bridge. A horse driven by Augustus B. Cook of Holden took fright at the Bar Harbor train and shied Into a post in front of MerrlUs drug store, throwing out Mr. and Mrs. Cook And demolishing the carriage. Tbe people were somewhat shaken up and bruised Lut nothing more serious. Mies Beryl Spencer haa returned to her home from Westbrook, where she was graduated from Westbrook seminary the last week with high honors, E. S. Rogers of Fatten is In the -city for a few days. THE SOUTH BREWER SCHOOL-HOUSE. The matter of tbe schoolhouse at South Brewer will come up before the next meeting of the council. The vigorous protest from Ward 5 seem to speak the mindg of the people on their preference in the matter and now people from other wards are beginning to. take an Interest upon the score of expense asd some cant see why It is policy to pay from 33000 to $4000 for a temporary arrangement when that amount would almost half build a new building such os the people down there say Is .needed. The matter seems to settle down to a difference of opinion. The up-town members of the committee, men of good judgment, say that they have looked the matter over carefully and think that the proposed alterations Will supply the room needed for from four to eight or ten years, and that it will be for the best interests of the city. The third and ward five member does not concur and claims that the arrangement will not be adequate, and will not be for tbe best Interests of tbe city. Then there are the people or the ward who think that they should be able to have what they are willing to pay for; that tbe larger proportion of the taxes will fall upon them and that they should have some voice in the matter and not be dictated from tbe upper end of the city Then the people of four wards think that one ward should not necessarily -have its way, and there it ts. Mayor Higgins seems anxious to avoid leaving any more monuments in bis administration than possible. Thus far Brewer has built too small. Every schoolhouse in the city is too email; tbe City. Hall is too small, and even the Dyer's cove bridge Is too narrow. Past experience would seem to advise the use of a little foresight along about this time. , Nothing definite has been done about the school house, more than lo accept the report of the committee and advertise for bide, yrfclch Action does not necessarily contemplate anything fa Ether. INVESTMENTS. A long list of July Investments, offered by Tyler, Fogg & Co., the Bangor bankers, may be found upon another page of this paper. The quotations -ore interesting, and will furnish much food for reflection among careful and speculative men. The offices of the firm ore located la the Uorse-Oliver building. ' HAVERHILL Mass, June 20 The body of !fia Jeanette M. Thurston, formerly of Exeter, N. IL. was found m the Merrimack river this afternoon. The police believe the woman committed suicide. SHIPPING HEWS, PORT OF BANGOR: ' . - June S3. SAILED. Sch Ada Herbert, Fogg Islesboro; to load cargo ex-seh Mentora (before reported ashore) for Boston James Walker & Co. (From Our Correspondents.) MILBR1DGE, June 20 Aar sch Joe, NY f , Sid schs Eugenia, Boston; Clara J, Machias ' CALAIS, June 29 Arr schs Gen Scott, Boston; Portland Packet, 'Portland . Sid sc ha Sarah Eaton, NY; Spartan, Windsor, NS; B L Eaton, New Bedford; G M Porter, Fall River; Willie Eaton, Pror; Ofizimbo, Wassen, RI SULLIVAN, June 29 Sid schs Fred B Balano, NY ; Westerloo, Boston BELFAST, June 28 Arr sebs Robert Pettis, Portland; .Myra Webstar. Bar Harbor -j , Sid 29, sch Robert Pettis, Brocksville CAMDEN, June 28 Arr, schs C. Taylor, Bangor; Napoleon and Pearl, North Haven. ' Sid, schs Flora Grlndle, Bangor; Sardinian, Rockland; Pearl, North Haven. June 29. Arr, sch3 Waldron Holmes, William Keene and Maud Snare, Portland. . AMERICAN PORTS. ' BOSTON, Jane 29. Sid, sch Lillian, Savannah. NEW YORK, June , 29. Ar. bark NInevah, Tunis fle Zaga; HALL QUARRY, June 28. Sid, sch Henry R Tilton, New York. ROCK PORT, June 28 Sid, schs Ethel F Marrlam, Boston; Onward, do; Diadem, do. (By Telegraph.) . CALAIS, Me, June 30 Arr, sch Maggie Todd. N Y . PROVINCETOWN, Mass, June 30 Bid, schs W H Archer, BaDgor; George hi Warner, St Marys Bay, N S. BOOTHBAY, Me, June 20 Arr. schs A H Whitmore, Deer Isle; Lula, Ma-chias; Pavilion, do; Ealph K Grant, Mt Desert. Sid. schs Fortuna, Norfolk; Susan Stetson, New York; Belle Bartlett, Boston; Harry C Chester, do; Allandale, Gloucester; Lizzie Lee, Portsmouth; steam yacht Pan too set, Commodore Bigelow, Bar Harbor; Itora, do; Juniata, do; tug James Woollgy, da ' BOSTON, June 20 Arr."chs Alice J Crabtree, Pram Pram, WtSA, via Barba does; J R Teel, TrinidacE 'Cuba; Kenwood,- Fernandina; Elia llTatorer, Jacksonville; Henry Clausen, t Jr, Phila; Henry Withicgton, Kennec for Baltimore; Carrie Belle, Souths Amboy; A W Ellis and Andrew 'Peters, Raritan River, N Jj WO Nettletonand Fannie F Hall, Bangor; AUaa. CcltuLia FaJls; Mopang, Saco; Ethel F Me&iiam, Rock-port. jq Sid, sch Ctiide Harold, Windsor, NS. NEW LONDON, j June Arr, U S training ship Annapolis. fiBfl, schs Lizzie Cochra'n, N Y for Waltssn, N S. PHILADELPHIA, June Arr. schs Elvira J French, Bath. 4 VINEYARD HAVEN, MkSe. June 30 Arr and eld, ach W R (jh eater, Mach ias for New Rochelle. H Arr, schs T A Stuart, New Bedford for Calais; George B. Fergosbn, Orient, L I for Bangor. Passed, Henry R Tilton, Hall's Q carry, Me, for N Y; J Frank Seavey, Ston-ington, M, for do; Charlotte W Miller, do for do; Fred A Emerson. Bangor for Sound port; Henrietta A "Whitney, Ellsworth for Rondout; St Croix. Red Beach for Norfolk. i ' ' NEW YORK, June 20 Arr, schs Annie P Chase, Virginia; Massachusetts,, Charleston; Wm R Huston, Phila for. New Haven. BALTIMORE, June SO Arr, schs James W El well, Bangor; Frank T Stinson, Portland; Bradford C French, Sargentvllle. WASHINGTON June 30 Arr, sch Henry L Peckham, Kennebec. FRNANDINA. June 30 Arr, schs Arthur McArdle, Bangor. CITY ISLAND, June 30 Bound south, schs Etta A Stteipaon, Apple River, N S; Theresa Wolf, Bangor, R L Tay, do; John Douglas, do; Jonathan Sawyer, Stonington, Me; James A Brown, Rockland, Me; Ad die Schalefer. do; Three Bisters. St John; Carrie C Miles, Rockland, Me; Wm. Duren, Calais; Island City, Hillsboro, N B for Newark. PORTLAND, Me, June 30 Arr, sch a Chase, NY; Hattie Lewis, Portsmouth. FORE1QN PORTS MONTREAL, une J27 Old, sch Helen M Atwood, Quebec.- ST. ANNIS, C B, June 27 Bid, ech Future. Bath. SYDNEY, C B, June 25 'Ar, sch John F Kranz, Norfolk. ST JOHN, NB, June 30 Ar, schs Fraulien, New York; Viola, New York; Cld, sch W H Waters, City Island. Thistle, New York. ARM! PROHOTIOaS. WASHINGTON, June 30 The secretary of war has prepared a statement in response to the resolution adopted by the House "directing" him to furnish the House tbe names and rank of officers of the army promoted since April 1, 1898, .who have been retired within one year of their dlast promotion with a higher g-rade than that he'd at the time of their promotion. The list contains the names of 40 officers promoted and retired as brigadier generals, 3S of whom were pio-moied from the grade of colonel, of the other two retired Jn that grade. Gen. Wheeler was a brigadier general of volunteers, and Gen. Chas. Eird was a lieutenant colonel In the quartermasters department. In an accompanying statement prepared by the paymaster general it is shown that the total increased expense of these advanced retirements is $257,572, that sum representing the difference between the pay the officers named will receive by reason of their promotion before retirement andthe pay they would have received had they retired regularly on reaching the age of 64 yean. WASHINGTON, June 30 Rep. Ilep-jurn of Iowa today introduced a oil I amending the Inter state commerce act so as to make all fermented, distilled or other intoxicating liquors brought into a state subject to the state laws the same aa though . the article was produced within the state and giving exemption because the liquors are in original packages. LATE TELEGRAPH LONDON, July 1 Tbe Brussels correspondent of the Dally Telegraph says m despatch, that he has learned that Count Von Buelow, Count Goluchowskl, Sonor Prtnetti, respectively the German Imperial chancellor and tbe Auatro-H he gar I an and Italian ministers of foreign affairs will shortly meet at Carlsbad. Austria, to discuss the difficulties connected with' commercial treaties. They will also disc use according to the correspondent, the military convention recently concluded between Russian and Bulgaria which ia said to have greatly alarmed Austria. ASHTABULA, Ohio, June 80 An unknown vessel is reported to have foundered off this port during the fierce storm of Saturday night. So far as can be learned, no wreckage has come ashore. COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., June 30 Francis hL English, killed in the Colorado Midland wreck at Cascade yesterday, was private secretary to Queen Llliuokalani of Hawaii and was the author of the famous proclamation to the American people issued Just before she .was dethroned. Mr. English was a graduate of Oxford and had rrac-tteed law both tn England and la Colorado. -WASHINGTON, June 30 During ih evening session of the House, Rep.i Payen of New York, the floor leader of tbe majority, introduced a resolution lor sine die adjournment on July 1. The hour was left blank and Mr. Payne explained that the hour would not be fixed by the ways and means committee, to whom the resolution was referred until the Senate had. acted on the conference report on the Philippine bill. r PHILADELPHIA, June 20 George Dixon and Tim Callahan of this city fought six fast rounds at the Golden Gate A. C. tonight. Some of the experts thought the local man had a shade the better of the go. BIRMINGHAM, Ala., June $cLOver 12,000 miners quit work today and a strike which means serious discomfort to the Birmingham district has begun. At a recent meeting 0 the operators and miners, the latter demanded an eight hour day. a two weeks pay day and 60 cents per ton, ; WASHINGTON,- June SO Minister Conger has notified the department of state that the diplomatic corps at Pekin is considering the turning over of the city of Tien Tsin to the Chinese government. The terms under which it is proposed lo accomplish the transfer are regarded as very exacting and onerous. 1 SEATTLE. Wash , June 30 The steamer Bertha reached port today from Valdez andwes tward points. Mount Redoubt, which has been in an incipient etage of eruption since early spring, was not visible on account of the fog and it is not known what stage the outburst has reached. ' Mount Wrangel Is Tfieru'ptirAi.' A", despatch received at Valdez from Kotzifla under. date f June 21, gays; "Mount Wrangel is In plain sight of here and great clouds of black smoke can be seen rolling up from her crest. KINEO, Me., June 30 Members. -of the Maine Press Association to the number of 69 with their ladies arrived tonight for the annual summer outing of a week ia length. WASHINGTON, June 30 In addition to the nominations sent In today the Senate also confirmed the following: Postmasters Maine: E. W. Norton, Kenneunkport. . PORTLAND, .He., June 30 At a business meeting of All Souls parish this evening It was voted to extend a call to Rev. C. E. Lund of Lewiston. - ' TRENTON, N. J-, June 20 Among the companies incorporated here today was the Burnham Mfg. Co., capital $300,000, to manufacture letter boxes under a patent of Arthur M. Burnham. The incorporators are Arthur M. Burnham. A. C. Harlow, xt Gardiner, Me, and Byron Boyd, of Augusta, Me. , WASHINGTON, June 30 Asst. Sec. Darling of the navy left this evening to make an inspection 'of the navy yards end stations along the north At. lantic coast. ' He went first to Norfolk to make a thorough inspection of the navy yard at Portsmouth. PORTLAND, Me., June 30 Word has been received from Chebeague Island where children of the ProtestaEt orphan asylum of Portland have been in camp, that 36 of the 47 have been sick from diphtheria. Fourteen of the littl? ones were HI In bed at one time and several were dangerously sick. All are now convalescent except one. LONDON, Jniy 1. The Vienna correspondent of the Dally Express says: Earthquakes have occurred simultaneously In twenty towns of Aeia Minor and that many houses have collapsed. HAVANA, June 30.- A project from President Palma to increase tbe rural guard of Cuba, to 2438 men. at an annual cost of $1,450,000, was read in tbe Senate today. SenOr CabcIIo argued that the project came fn the form of a proposal of law, which, he said, was unconstitutional as coming from the chief executive. He moved that the project be returned. It was decided, however, to take the matter under consideration merely as a recommendation and not tn tbe sense of a project of law. HALIFAX, N. S., June 30 A private despatch received Jicre today announces that the Norwegian bark Isabelle, 1178 tons, Capt. Mue, from London to Bale Verte, was driven ashore at Beach Point, two miles from Murray, P. E. I., during Thursdpy nights storm. Tbe captain and crew of 16 men are safe. The Isabelle was bound to Bale Verte to load lumber for Ilangeetand, Norway, Tugs from PIctou and. Charlottetown have gone to her assistance. EARLY BUT IIAY FOR MILK. The amount' of milk produced by a herd of milch cows does not always depend upon tbe grain, ration. Early cut bay, not 'too coarse, taken In without rain or too much drying, if it has kept nicely, will produce a good flow of milk" SOME OF THE J Principal Fireworks Displays. Manhattan Beach 1879 to date. World's Fair, Chicago, i 89 j. Dewey Celebration, New York, 1899 Inauguration of Three Presidents at Washington. GA. R. Encampments in 15 Cities, Contractors at 10 Expositions, . including Paris, 1900. WE ARE JMENTS FOR Pains Firevorks t AGAIN HUS' YEAR. y Our Increased rales last season ever previous years prove that the public -iat First-Class Fire-Works. We keep a large stock and variety of everythin; in 4th of Juiy goods at moderate prices, from lc each up. Try Fains Fire-Works Assortment, Zc, ZOc, tl.OO, $2 50, $.. You get about twice as much for your money. Japan.-se Lanterns, ri&tols. Flag Blank Cartridges, etc. N. WHITMAN & SON, Bangor, Me. com cpy 1 3t Bangor Piano School, ItUErjC iimVEft lirechr, CtO Kiaont with the Virgil Flauo Sehul. X New YoriJ - j Morse-Olivef Bldg., Bangor. 3 Classes in "Sight fading. Ear Training, Time Keeping. C i Private Lesson la Practical Taibaical Wv ; latreprelatloa. Repertoire U ork. - ; SUMMER SCHOOL, June .30 August 2. Teachers: Frederic Mariner, Abbie N. Garland APPLY FOB CIRC ULA2UL GRAND . . 4th of Jniy Excnrsion . To Mt. Desert Ferry. Steamboats, Sal! and Row Boats and Buckboards. available at low prices Fare to ML Desert Ferry and Return. 75 Cants. Dinner mrrreS at Hotel Bluff. SO F rom Ferry any who desire can go to cither Bar Harbor, Hullivan, Sorrento er Hancock Pcwnt and return for. an ad il-tional 35 cents. Trains from Bangor leave at S.U1, 9. (lirewer, 9 40), and 11.30 a. m. Returning leave Alt. Desert Kerry at 1.15, reaching Bangor at 4.50. Make up yorr party and eon along. Purchase tickets and order dinners. If desired, at timer of the following places: Bangor. J. N. V. I .a ne, Morse-Oltver Bldg.: S. T. Rogers.' Kcr.d. Bridge.; Klee A MiVer, W. Market Fquare; Kenney A McMahon, end of oll bridge and at the Drpot. Brewer: v. H. & R. Southerland, Nickerson. A Bure-Poet Office, Baikors Drug Store arfl at Depot. Under tha auspices of the Af. E, church. Brewer. K. LL Boynton, ebahmun ct committee. with much less grain than that which has ripened more. This we had a -chance to test recently, when changing from a mow to , early-cut hay. There were a few loads of late-cut oft (he second mow and this kind of bay, although sweet and Klee In every respect except that It was cut iate, caused a falling off of from 15 to 20 per cent In the milk. The cows regained the loss after we .drew the late-cut hay to the horse barn, and commenced feed, lng the cows on th early-cut down a little In the mow. It has been stated in reputable papers that the early-cut hay contains more protein than that cut later in the season. I asked the speaker at the Institute. , about that, and he said It was not true; that th early cut hay is more palatable and the cows eat more and do better, that is all. I presume he Is right. We were feeding a fair, amount of protein In the grain feed anyway. Palatability made a big difference, (and the cows told, us about it right along. t BUTTERMILK FOR PIGS. Buttctmllk should not be given In large quantities to a sow that Is nurs- -lng pigs. It may so affect her milk, by causing it to curdle prematurely In tbe stomachs of the young pigs, as to cause tbe death of -the latter. If fed at all, tbe quantity should not exceed forty pounds to a barrel of swill. If the buttermilk haa been obtained froipA a creamery and haa become an -ac before It can be fed, better, avoid feed-lng It, Buttermilk as obtained from creameries, even though fed to shoats or pigs, when fed single and alone, will, as a rule, cause tbe evil results above alluded to. And yet there Is no food that may be fed to such great ad van. tag In connection with other food aa the by-product of tbe dairy. Tbieetgastare Is ea ormy hex ct tie geMtae Laxative Dromo-Qulnine Tsuet Moody (hot cars m said la e 1 :) Ac s'. - T ( i ,r

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