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MAfeQH .•ajKMB«'fi&» -11 him, Bat «i6 fw«i«att«ft foe withdttf, btte weak spot, ftftd tin inmm i to*t toftw. vf tta •;" t -.4* <3N tHB L/ Bdtl \ T * »r' ' J ^ < . $*ii ' 1 • <H>B» CBttlfl »» *iun(r» Only M for «» C'/d*»B Can Cnd»m*tta»—seftrtf All *» BlMOKf.tir, MfilfCh 2(5, 1804.--.ThO -Ifestor services In the taboniftole to* *to.v were fttlendetl by Immense ftttdl- .*meft8. IteJiuUful iloral decorations Almost hid the pulpit from view, and th«;grcftt orfffth ffitvo forth its most , tftpUirous Bh'nins lu honor of tho day. Hi the fofeiioon Itov, Ur.Tultmitfodellv ' <stcd an eloquent sermon, tho text bo< Uiff taken from GouesiB 83 : xvtj, stvllt: «'A«d the floUl of ttttb.fon, which wns irt Afiiehpolith, whloh was before Stature, tho field, tiiitl tho cave which was therein, uml nil tho trees tlmt •were In tho (lold, that were In all the bowlers round about, wcro made sure «mfx> Abraham." At thlft Eiistor .service I nsk and an-; *wcr what tuny Room tt novel question, tmtat will,b,o..found, before I got through, a iirnotleal tmd useful and iccmemlous question: What will res- iirwsctlon dny do for the cemeteries? First, I remark, It will bo their super- ,nal bcttUtUiontloH. A t certain seasons .ilia customary In all lands to strew ilowors over the mounds of the departed. It may have been suggested by the foot th'tvt Christ's tomb, was In a garden. And when 1 wiy gnrden Iclo tiot mean a purdeu of these latitudes. 'Tho. late frosts of *\*"\n« u»"l the early trosts of uutumii lire so near each other Uml there are only a few months of flowers in tho field. All tho flowers wo sec to-duy hud to be petted am! •coaxed and put under shelter, or they vvouHl not have blootuod at all. Ihoy are the children of tho conservatories. Hut at this season and through tlio most of the year, the Holy Lnnd te » u .ablush with floral opulence. Von Ilnd nil the royal fumilv ot (lowers there, sonic Unit you supposed indigenous to tho far north, and others .itidltfcuous to the far south-tho daisy .and hyacinth, crocus and anemone, tulin and water lily, geranium and ranunculus, mignonette and sweet •marjoram. In the college at Heyrout you may sec Dr. Post's collection of .about eighteen hundred kinds of Holy Land flowers; while among trees arc -tho oaks of fro/en climes, aud the tumarisk of the tropics, walnut and willow, ivy and hawthornc, ash aim •older, pliio and sycamore. H such llotnl and botanical beauties arc tlio wild growths of the Held, think of what a garden must be in Palestine! And in such a garden .Icsus Christ slept after, on the soldier's spear, his lost drop of blood had coagulated. And then see how appropriate that all •our cemeteries should be iloralir.cd and two shaded. In Juno Greenwood is Brooklyn's garden. "Well, then," ,VO" say, "how can make out that the resurrection will beautify the cemeteries? you •day ki" fit) 1 - •Will it not leave them a plowed up jrround? On that, day there will be an earthquake, nnd will not this split the polished Aberdeen granite, as well as the plain slab that can afford but two words, -Our Mary,'or 'Our Charley; Well I will tell vou how resurrection day will beautify all the cemeteries. It' will be by bringing up tho faces that were to us once, and in our memories arc to us now, more beautiful than any calla lily, and the forms that arc to us more graceful than any willow by tho waters. Can von think of anything more beautiful than the txuiiipoaraucc of those from whom we Lave been parted? I do not care which way the tree falls in the blast of the judgment hurricane, or if the plowshare that day shall turn under the last rose leaf and the last china aster, if out of the broken soft shall come the bodies of our loved ones not damaged, but irradiated, The idea of the resurrection gets •easier, to .understand as I hear the phonograph*'unroll' some voice that talked into it a year ago, just before <iur friend's decease. You touch the lever, and then come forth the very tones, the very song of the person that breathed into it once, but is now departed. If » man can do that, can not Almighty Uod, without half trying, return the voice of your departed. And if he can return the voice, why not the lips and the tongue and the •throat that fashioned the voice? And it the lips and the tongue and the throat, why-wot the fcrain that suggested the words? And if the brain, why not the nerves, of which the brain is the headquarters? And if he can return the nerves, why not the muscles, which are less ingenious? And if the muscles, why not the bones, that are less wonderful? Aud if the voice and the brain and the muscles and the bones, why not the entire liody? H M 181 * ^^ do the phonograph, tied, eau do the resurrection. Will it be the same body that in the last day shall be reanimated? Yes, but infinitely improved. Our bodies •change every seven years, and yet in 0ne tense it is the same body. On my wrist and the second finger of my t-igHtH&ld-'thero is a soar. I made -.*.i ,.± ^ w clve y$a-F$ of age» when, dis- at the presence of two I took a red hot iron and burned them off and burned them *»*. *>»»<* t^ en m y t*^* ha * chau *r« Mi «* te4St a, UaW dozen times, but those J&&FS prove it is tbe same body. We never liose our identity. If «od can -and 4oies sometimes rebuild a man ave, six. l*o t'mes, in this world, is it mys- e can, rebuild him once §nd tHt in the resurrection? lteleven times. Then lookjxt teen year locusts. For years gone, at the end of years «*«^ appear, and by WMS bind te awost tfce teen yearn, n wonuenm faOtl ^nujte ctmaidertiiltm anv^es the Idea of roBUfro6tteft easfor, «od made Adam, He was flot fashioned ftffo ntiy model, I'hore isrulnew been human- organism, attd so there wi noluttitf to copy. At tlta first ftttetafct tlod mad6 ft perfect man, Ito inade him out of the dust bfthfc earth. If out of Ordinary dust of the earth and without n model Odd could make ft perfect matt, surely out, of tho extra; ordinary dust of mortal body, and with millions of models, (.tod can tnalto each one of us a perfect beitiff In the resurrection, Suroly the last undertaking would not bo greater than the llrst. See tho gospel algebra; ordinary dust minus n, model oouiils a perfect man; extraordinary dust ami plua a, model equals a resurrection body. Mysteries about It? Oh, yes; that Is one reason why t believe It. It would not bo much of a Got! who could do things only a's far as I cnn understand Mysteries? Oli, yes; but no more about tho resurrection of yo\tr body thaii about its present existence. I will explain to you tho last mystery of the resurrection, and make It as plain to you as that two and two make four, It you will toll mo how your mind, whloh is entirely Independent of your body, can act upon your body so that at your will your oyos open, or your foot walks, or your hand Is extended. So I find nothing In the Bible statement concerning tho resurrection that staggers mo for a moment. All doubts clear from my mind. I say that the cemeteries, however beautiful now, will bo more beautiful when the bodies of our loved ottuseomc up, in tho morning of the resurrection. They will-come In improved condition. 'They will come up rested. The most of them lay down at the last very tired. Mow often yoti have hoard them say, "I am so tired!" The fact Is, it is n tired world. If I should go through this audience, and go round tho world, I could not find a person in any stylo of life ignorant of tho sensation of fatigue. I do not believe there are fifty persons in this audience who arc not tired. Your head is tired, or your back is tired, or your foot is tired, or your brain is tired, or your nerves arc tired. Long journeying', or business application, or bereavement, <*r sickness has put on you heavy weurhts. So tho vast majority of those who went out of this world went out fatigued. About the poorest place to rest 'in is this world. It* atmosphere, its surroundings, and even its hilarities, arc exhausting So God stops our earthly life, and mercifully closes the eyes, and more especially gives quiescence to the lungand heart, that have not had ten minutes' rest from tho first respiration and the first beat. If n drummer boy were compelled in the army to beat his drum for twenty- four -hours without'stopping, his officer would be court-martialed for cruelty. If the drummer boy should bo commanded to beat his drum for a week without ceasing, day and night, he would die in attempting it Hut under your vestment is a poor heart that began its drum beat for the march of life thirty, or forty, or sixty or eighty years'ag°' and it has had no furlough by day or night; and whether in conscious or comatose state, it went right on, for if it had stopped seven seconds your life would have closed. And your heart, will keep going until some time after your spirit has flown, for tho auscnltatcr says that after the last expiration of lung aud the last Uirob of pulse, and after the spirit, is released, vhe heart keeps on beating for a time. What a mercy, then, it is that the grave is the place where that wondrous machinery of ventricle and artery can halt. Under the healthful chemistry of the soil all the wear and tear of nerve and muscle and bone will be subtracted and that bath of good fresh clean soil will wash off the last ache, and then some of tho same style of dust ont of which the body of Adam was constructed may be infused into the resurrection body. How can the bodies of the human race, which have had no replenishment from the dust since, the time of Adam in Paradise, pet any recuperation from the storehouse from which he was constructed without our going back into the dust? Factories are apt to be rough places, and those who toil in them have their garments grimy and their hands smutched. Hut who cares for that when they turn out for us beantif ul musical instruments or exquisite upholstery? What though the grave is a rough place, it is a resurrection body manufactory, and from it shall come the radiant'and resplendent forms of our friends on the brightest morning the world ever saw. You put into a factory cotton, and it comes out apparel You put into a factory lumber and lead, apd it comes out pianos and organs. And so into the factory of the grave, you put in pneumonias and consumptions and they come out health. You put in groans and they come out hallelujahs. For us, on the final day, the most attractive places will not be the parks or the gardens or the palaces, but the cemeteries. We are not told in what season that day will come. . If it should be winter, those who come up will ba more lustrous than the snow th^t covered them. If in antumn, those who come wp will be more gorgeous than the woods after the frosts bad penciled (,hem- if ia tfe* 1 «?»«& * be bloom on which they Uaad will tea dull com pared with the rubicund of their cheeks. Oh, the perfect resurrection hody! Almost everybody has some defective si»t ia his physical constitution; a dull ear, or a dim eye, or a rneuu»tic foot, or a pcuralgic brow, twisted wwscls. or a afies 6ftartfi'iMll 1 tni&teifoS* 1fa?o t* dd, Will be tb«8tMtho«tlnt6rr1ip-l!6tt lot the broken- filghta &f tHolf fifthly existence. Not only will that day be the beantlncatlott of well kept cemeteries, but some of the gravcyaf ds that have beefl neglected and been the pasture ground fof dattle, and tooting places for swine, will for the first time have attractiveness given them. "This Easter tolls US that In Christ s resurrection our resurrection, If we are his, and the resurrection of all the plouB dend, Is assured, for he was "the first fruits of them that slept'* Renatt Bays ho did not Hso, but flvo hundred and eighty witnesses, sixty of them Christ's enemies, say he did rise, for they saw him flftor ho had risen. If ho did not rise, how did sixty armed soldiers lot him get aWayV Surely sixty living soldiers ought to be able 'to Ubep one dead matt! Blessed bo God I He did got away. After his resurrection Mary Magdalene saw him. Cleopas saw him. Ten disciples in. an upper room at Jerusalem, saw him., Oil a mountain the eleven saw him. Five hundred at once saw him. Prof.' Ernest llenaniwho did not sco-hlm, will excuse UH for taking tho testimony of tho five hundred aud eighty who did see him. Yes, yes; he got away. And that makes mo sure that our departed loved ones and wo ourselves shall got away. Freed himself from the shackles of clod, ho is not going to leave us and ours in tho lurch. There will bo no door knob on tno inside of our family sopulcher, for wo can not come out', of ourselves; but there is a door knob on the outside, and that Jesus shall lay hold of, and, opening, will say; "Good morning! You have slept long enough! Arise! Arise!" And then what flutter of wings, and what flashing of rekindled eyes, and what gladsome rushing across the family lot, with cries of "Father, is that you?" "Mother, is that you?" "My darltnsr, is that you?" '"How you have all changed! The cough gone, the -croup gone, the consumption gone, tho paralysis gone, tho weariness gone.' Come, let us ascend tc- irethcr! The older ones first, the vouutrcr ones next! Quick now, get into line! The skyward procession has already started! Mtcer now by that embankment of cloud for the. nearest gate!" And, as we ascend, on one side the earth gets smaller until it is no larger than a mountain, and smaller 'until it is no larger than a palace, and smaller until it is no larger than a ship, and smaller until it is no larger than a wheel, and smaller until it is no larger than a speck. Farewell, dissolving earth! But on tho other side, as we rise, heaven at first appears no larger than your hand. And nearer it looks like a chariot, and nearer it looks like a throne, and nearer it looks like a star, and nearer it looks like » sun, and nearer it looks like a universe. Hail, scepters that shall always wave! Hail, anthems that shall always roll! Hail, companionships never again to part! That is what resurrection day will do for all the cemeteries and graveyards from the Machpclah that was opened by Father Abraham in Hebron to the Machpelah yesterday consecrated. And that makes Lady Huntingt.on's immortal rnvthmmost apposite: When thou, my righteous judge, shall come To take thy ransomed people home, Shall 1 among them stand? Shall such a worthless worm as 1, Who sometimes am afraid to die, Bo found at thy right hand? Old— taft »!« tot ttl* tt*c»ttotU Uftckvlit*. IB Mr. O'Malley— Kitty, 01 'm goin' to fret some foire insurance an me loifc. Mrs. O'Malley— Foire insurance! For th' love ttv hivin, phwat fof? Mr. O'Mallcy— Phwy, so many av th min are bein' discharged down to th mill, tliat Oi want to be prepared whin moi turn comes! • jrLCLulI'leV* A ^.jxeawi"** , , ^ tittle DoV'-r was thinkift' bttfgldr should break in at scwalch on the bedpost, BO hod there was a awful cross mouse in tno room.—Good News. Itecoticllirttlon. & A 1V»k««ot Child. A«ntie-l)6es your new doll close its ^Little I2thel--Yes'm, but she is the most wakeful child 1 over saw. She doesn't shut her eyes when I lay her down, as she ought to. the only way to make her go to sleep is to stand lioi on her head and shake her. Alt 0 unit " othert M ofdw to find ttOriildBinonti*. With 0 uftld snlary « no Deacon Hardsider (who thinks he is greeting a neighbor with whom ho has lately quarreled)—Zhat 's all right! Don't shay a. word; don't shay a word. We '11 be friends again from stilish oil! Vrovctl by Experiment. Moldy Mike—These ere newspapers is just a pack o' lies, that's wot they are. Ragged Robert—Wot yeh been read- in'? "I read an account of a feller from New York wot went inter a big hotel in a small town, an' said he wanted to buy the hotel, an' made 'em an offer, an' give 'em a cheek wot wasn't no good, an' lived there a week on the fat 'o the land 'fore he had to light out w'en the check came back, an' it never cost him a cent—that's wot the paper said." "Mebby that's true." "No, it ain't." • "How do yeh know?" "How do'l know? Why. quick as 1 read it I tried it meself—an' they kirkcd me out," Little Johnny—Oh, mnmma, folks say Tommy Dodd's back is broke. Mamma—Horrors! How did it hap- P °Llttle Johnny-I didn't hear, but Tommy told riie only las' week that his mamm'a was just as fond of sptuihm as you are. , _, HJ(t..l'«v«trlte Anlttmt*. Sunday-School Teacher—Do you love animals? Hoy—Yes'm. "That's right; I'm glad you do. AVhnt animals do you like best?" "Hnakes." , ,, "Goodness! Whydoyou llkesnakca? " 'Cause it ain't wicked to kill ( ein." An Busier Finn. Little Daughter—This book says that in Norway a girl has to make a whole lot of linen before she can get married. Mother—Yes, it is the custom there. Little Daughter—I'm glad I'm an American. Here we only have to learn to 'typewrite. Useless Learning. Li'ttle Dick—1 don't sec much use in going to school. Papa—Why not? Little Dick—It took mo mos' two weeks to learn to pronounce Hawaii, and now it isn't going to be annexed after all. Tnlcnr Economy. Miss Shoddie—The Highminds arc going to send Edith to college. Mrs. Shoddie—Huh! It doesn't cost half as much to send a girl to college ns it does to have her at home and keep her dressed up the way we do you.— • Good News. Injured Innocence. af>«*. A. E. iMniev Bush's Mills, Ohio. Strained Nerves Palpitation of the Heart and A General Break Down The Good Effect of Hood's waa Marked and Permanent. " C. I. Hood & Co., Lowell, Mass.; "Gentleincm—I was .taken down sick last December, and became very \vealc with nervous trouble, palpitation of the heart, and a general breakdown. Iliad a good physician,l)ut lingered along, getting no better. I could sit up only about li.ilf a day, until the 18th of March, when I concluded I would give Hood's Sarsapa- HoodV°P*Cures rlllft a trial. "When I had used it a short time, I could get up and go all about tlio house all day. I have never enjoyed perfect health, but am now taking my fifth bottle of Hood's Sarsaparilla, and l:now It has helped me wonderfully. I have used Hood's Tills, and think them **• eeUeut." MHB. A. K. LAMER, Bush's Mills. Ohio. Hood's Pills act easily,, yet promptly and efficiently, on the liver and bowels. 25c. <\ Among thy saints let rue be found, Whene'er th' archangel's trump sliall sound, To see Ay smiling face; Then loudest of the throng I'll sing, While heaven's resounding arches ring With shouts of sovereign grace. MASCULINITIES. Charles Grisword, over 62, of .N Britain, Conn., is one of the best bicycle riders in his state. The man who dresses to please his wife should never bo asked to perform any further penance. Friend—What became of that young man you were engaged to last summer?' Miss Catchern, innocently— The young men residents of Roberta, Ga,, are talking of forming a club, and as each member of the organization marries tho others aro to give him $5. Life is full of disappointments. Many a girl who expects to marry and settle down finds sho has to settle way up on the top floor of a ten-story tenement house. This Buffalo burglar is a born diplomat. He recently sent a man two theater tickets, and while the latter was attending the performance with his wife, the former robbed the house at leisure. ' A young man living at Arnot, Pa., was married a few days ago to a girl in Towanda, On his wedding day he missed the train by a few minutes, but, by chartering a locomotive, reached'th* ehnr^ *-"*'" _""ne. RS the City. McCommnte—Say,Suburb, you outrht to try to control yourself. As I passed your house on the way to the train. I heard you and your wife fighting like cats and dogs. Mr. Suburb—Oh, that's all right We dont mean anything. .Just a little trick of ours. -Trick?" "Yes. You sec it is impossible to keep servants here, because they get homesick for the city. So my wife and I pretend to have a regular war every morning, and the girl feels as comfortable after that as if she lived in a New York tenement house. We've had the same girl six weeks now." From » "Local" Point of View. City Kditor—Yes, there is a vacancy on my staff. Do you think you could condense a cohitnn of ideas into two inches of space? Applicnnt (facetiously)—I think 1 would succeed better in spreading two inches of ideas over :v column of space. City Editor—You won't do for this department Apply at the editorial room.—New York Weekly. AtJciSir^OaWLl^'Sll^ JSfe&ftssteuS* •'• Bll warranted. THE PECH HFQ. CO. Sioux City, Iowa 19 S. Canal St., Chictgo. Too Commonplace. First Physician—This wou't do at all. The grip must have a longer name—an eight or ten syllable name from the Latin. Oreek and Hebrew would be about right. Second Physician—What's wrong with the present name? First Physician—Too commonplace. Half the people won't even send for a doctor. Too Ule for His Clothes, or weak "side, or aa inflamed ton some point »t wbi*a tbe Only one person in 15,000 reaches the age of 100 years. A device to prevent discoloration of piano keys has been invented. A white mallard duck is on ^xhibi- tion in a sporting goods house in Stji Francisco. The Chinese have a-superstitious dread of black and blue, but regard red »s a lucky color. The Regent diamond, ihe property of the French government, weighs 13S carats and is valued at 13,000,000 francs. When a fine ruby is fownd ia Bur- xnah a procession of elephants, grandees and soldiers escort? it to the king's palace. Cent Jined cigarette smoking is said to have caused Frank ^Fitzgerald "* -i,K. y., tp lose W" " Hank Wayback—By gum! 1 don't see what thet big calf s ma is thinking on not ter put 'im in long pants. \ iv i'W?V$ Hancst .Tohnson—Go 'way dah, now! Doan' yo' bin a-foll'n me off; den people '11 say I stoled yo'. Necessary Orniimonts. Mrs. Highnpp—Arc you going to Quick, Sale & Co.'s for your jewelry? Daughter—Yes, ma. Mrs. llighupp—Well, while there, jwst step into the engraving department and see if they have any bargains in family crests. A Good Talker. Little Dick—If I had a stereopticon, I could give exhibitions and make some money. Johnny Shaver says he'll go with me and do the talkin'. Papa—Who is Johnny Shaver? Little Hick—Ho used to work in a barber shop. A HeaYenly Match. Husband (irritably)—It isn't a year since you said you believed our marriage was made in heaven, and vet you order me around as if I wasn't anybody. Wife (calmly)—Order is heaven's first law. . Another Tender Heart. Clara—Going in for charity again, are you? "What is it this time? Dora—We are going to distribute cheap copies of Beethoven's Symphonies among the poor. Music is such an aid to digestion, you know. Jinks' Soft Snap. Winks—1 notice that your barber always talks to you in French. 1 did not know that you understood that language. .links—Well, I don't, butyonneedn t tell him so. A Great Pity. Old Graybeard—It's a pity to keep such a pretty bird in a cage. Mrs. De Style—Isn't a shame? How perfectly exquisitely lovely it would look in a hat. Unlike .flu Dutch Process, o Alkalies — OK — Other Chemicals are used in tbs preparation of W. KAKER & C0.'9 ffireaMastCocoa „...„.. if absolutely pure and soluble. It has morethan three time* thoftrenijlh, of Cocoa uiixeU •with StarclJ, Arrowroot or —n,— [fv - 1 —' Sugar, and is far more economical, co ting less than one cent a, cup. It ia delicious, nourishing, and BA8II.T JJJGESTED. Sold by 6rocerscTcrr"lior». W. BAKEE & CO.JDorchester. Man. ""COLCHESTER" Spading Boot • ^Sh. ** 'I 4 $ For Fivrmere,Miners,R.R.Han(ls».n<! QJ4O ^^^^^^ * «BA*JI* VMM^ ftitta*. $15 4 Shade Too Binks—Why so gloomy" Jinks—My wife let me have ^las* word in an argwmeaV tbis jnornin. "What of that?" •'That shows that she is going tq do as she pleases, anyhow." Good *t Con»ld*rlog. Benevolent Party—Why don't yon consider the ways of the ant aud be wise? . T , La?y L^rry-That's jus' wot Im do|a', Bisfc* AWl &»« »<?$W» to uy ronlir tubtcribcr ot tbii lupcr. 1, «"M »<*** ?»«• Knoush- Friend—Why did you refuse that handsome young widower? Mainchftnee—Me hasn't any tnat I ca^sond his children to- •'.. „, , foo ton?Polite Gentleman (in street car)— Take my seat, madame. kady—Kcver mind, thank you, I get out here, too, American Winters- Teacher—When does the winter sea- befin? Boy— 1\ generally Circular Saw lad Swing Steel Frame, $15 For conditions o( com xmrvWr* ' o£ 1PKZ ttio Aormolw Co., ~ . City, Uproln, Sious City, la,, dpolli, Bnflulo, lrCB. Xf w wort bo Cornt-

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