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' , , . ' v .i"f-> " • (•{%,$ •» <$* u- THE SIOUX If • it r fttitea Weefc- The Best Expbfieht CM .Western ideas and Progress* . Months. 3 JThe hewspfip- Sioux City journal SIOUX CltV fOUrnal Prlntsnll the news. It Is n. liberal money! ^H.y juuiUdl spends Jfor news. The best Is none too good for Its rentiers. i SioUX QtV iollJ'tial }s »it# edited,. Live editorials, short stor^- t-uvuA vyuj juuuicll os , illustrated fashions, sclentlflo hiisccU luuy tive some of the features, i SIOUX GltV Tnilffial !? V', 6 P^ 6 ,* 1 1°* tlie farmer tthd shipper. Re-1 WJIVUA unv juuuidl liable market reports, farm notes, etc. IT ISA And in circulation and influence leads all competitors. It costs little. I Subscribe for iL A trial order solicited. SctwpZe copies furnished on\ , application. Address^ PERKINS BROS. CO., Publishers, I Tho Dally Journal. $0.00 per year. i The Sunday Journal, »2.0o per year, 'The Weekly Journal. $1.00 por year. The Dally Evening Times, $5.00 per year. SIOUX CITY, IOWA., P-: 5 :: V* Scribner's for Christmas Frank E.Stockton has a Christmas love story, which bear a characteristic title,—"The Staying Power of Sir Rohan." Its Illustrations are quaint and exactly suitable. A thrilling Detective story by C. E. Carryll, entitled "The River byndlcate," perhaps equalling Sherlock Holmes' best work. Illustra- Joel Chandler Harris' characteristic tale of a faithful slave—"The Colonel's Nigger-Dog." Other Christmas stories are "A White Bolt," by Henry Van Dyke, a poetic and imaginative tale of a picture (illustrated); "Heroism of Landers," by A. S. Pier (Illustrated); and "Hopper's Old Man," by R. C. V. Meyers. Sentimental Tommy! By J. M. Barrie. • u v^V?? 6 ^ 110 , h £y, e rcad (and wll ° has not? ) " Thn Little Minister" and >A Window in Thrums" can anticipate what Mr. Barrio's "Sentimental Tommy" will be. It is to bo the chief serial In SOBIBNKR'S for 1896, beginning in the January number.' Two Years for $4.5O. t MAGAZINE costs ¥3.00 a year, but now subscribers can have all the-nuinbers for 1895 and a year's subscription fqr'1896 for 84 50. -n f ,'••*"•" 4 '" ',' r '••''» ' " * i SOKIBNE'B'S MAGAZINE' is going to be better next year than ever. It Is going to have new features. Its publishers are not satisfied with past success. It purposes to more thoroughly deserve the confidence of the reading public. The History Serial— "Last Quarter Century in the United States"— will be continued. Just now it is approaching a period of absorblii" interest to the present generation— the first administration of 'President Cleveland. SORIBNEK'S MAGAZINE ought to get careful consideration as a Christmas gift. The $4.50 offer ought to get double consideration. CHARLES SCRIBNER'S SONS, 1 53 Fifth Avenue, New York, HKCOOKIBB GLtvfeLANb WILL Alg- G6R6TMfeM §iLLIG6fi§Nf l o weak*parts, no breakages, no of time. If your agent does keep them, write us. ' , CO., ALBION, MICH. % UN THIS AP, f AND IF YOt DOJS'TQRTHQLP THE FIRST TIME, REAP IT AQAIN, ft eomplcf.0 revision of'oup Jlne of wp |l»ct m our stock quite fltiafo the And IJ6 Will ba it illfcht Away, it is Sftid— ftnmttttd Negotiation* foi- Sale of the Island to Gfftftt BMUIn Said to Mat* Hafttened ttls Action. 8f. Lome, Jafl. 20. —The Republic, ifl ItixiiiiiafMng dispatches ffottt Florida, tfew Ifofk Mid Washington saya: A crisis has been reached in the Cuban War. JBecoghitiofl of belligerency of the patriot army of the United States Is imminent. Resident Cleveland is eaidtohafe prepared a pfoclatnation ^hich inajr be is3ued any time in the immediate .future. The president, it is declared, intended to recognize the insurgents last week when he learned of the recall of Marshal Campos, but under the circftfastances the executive thdnght that such recognition would be regarded as inopportune and unfriendly to Spain, and he, therefore, withheld the important document pending the appointment of a successor to Campos. Within the past 48 hours, however, President Cleveland is said to have learned that Spain, despairing of a sue* cessf ul termination of the war, had Offered to Sell Cuba to Great Britain. Rumors to this effect were circulated in the East and spread like wildfire over the country. The rumors seem to have been confirmed by dispatches from Florida. The governors of the South- era states, according to these advices, have been requested by the war department to prepare the state militiamen for immediate service. Troops are already beginning to move in Florida. The belief in some quarters is that the flying squadron of Great Britain is destined for service in American watiers. If this is so war will result. The cession of Cuba to Great Britain would be resisted by the United States to the last ditch. Official information from the White House is lacking, but it is evident that serious complications are at .hand. The Cuban Case Is Complete. . Senor Palma, head of the Cuban party in the United States, wires from Washington: "Our case is complete. The president and congress will recognize the insurgent cause." Senor Palma adds that it is not necessary that the insurgent's should hold a port, but that, as a matter of fact, General Gomez has taken half a dozen ports in the past week, leaving the Spanish army penned up at Havana. The president, it is said, will issue a proclamation immediately. Authorities agree that the executive, and not congress, should take the initiative. Congress will support the president heartily. Olney Would Have Acted Sooner. President Cleveland has hesitated to take so important steps while the official r head of the revolution in this country is enjoying'the protection of American citizenship. Secretary Olney has not felt so much embarrassment from this cause. He has been for some time in favor of immediate recognition and has been urging the president on, but Mr. Cleveland, being naturally cautious, has moved with great deliberation, The report that Spain had lost all hope of subduing the insurgents and that she was negotiating the sajle of the island to Great Britain has caused the president to take action. Might Reo'.ignlze. Cuban Independence. A report has it that the president may go beyond the original pronositapu, and recognize tb,e iadepsn^Siice of Cuba. This, however, may be taken with a large grain of ijalt, There is 9 distinction between independence and belligerency'. Belligerency can bo recognized when insurgents have established a form of government. Independence, on the other hand, according to the principle and invariable practice of the United States, is recognized "only when the legal government of another nation, by its establishment or the exercise of p"oWer, is supposed to iave received the express or implied ObfTfilgS I§ assent Of tjiejjeople.'' DeqWea {o'lifyp t according- to this yer. siou, pf the stpr'y 1 , Warned of the po", posed dgal and, after 3 Mfrife're'ric'e with Senor Pajma, determined tO tii$ it jri the bu,d by recognising a state, tyw? ipi Cuba and enforcing belligerent rights' aa laid down ift the international law, The hasty orders for troops, if they really h^ye been given, caji mean but one thing', to- wit; That the United States will resist any attempt on the parfi'pf Spain to emerge, frqm tbe war by pedijjg C^fca to Great Britain Q? if the. prjgjstf! as^oute as. it Would 'a.p,. pea]? tg 1$ from the reports oiro.u}at§d, Bnn.gfi wi'W dpub. tless be in, ' iaye Ig^ the moraing Was* demoted to District of Columbia business, after ft-hiea the pen- Siqfi appropriation bill was taken Up and debated. Senator Hill and two Xofth .Carolina Senators occupial considerable time in an exchange of compliments which were not complimentary. Senator Morgan then took the floor and made a speech in which Senator Sherman's financial views were attacked. __^ *uesd»y, .tan. 14. l*he senate continued to debate the bond bill, but without perceptible approach to conclusion. Mills presented resolutions declaring against bond issues. In the house the pension appropriation bill occupied the time. _ Wednesday, Jan. IS. During the debate on the pension bill ill the house, Mr. Grow of ^Pennsylvania denounced the president and his clerks for encroachment upon, the legislative prerogatives of congress, lie denounced Carlisle for sending a financial bill to congress and the president for having read the famous letter to Mr. Catchings on the Wilson bill just before a vote on the bill, which, he said, Was an attempt to influence the vote. Senator Mills' speech on finance, with frequent direct criticism of the president and secretary of the treasury, was the main feature of the day's session of the senate. Mr. Peffer followed with a speech against bonds and in favor of silver coinage. Thursday, Jan. 16, The discussion of tile pension bill occupied the attention of the house. General debate was closed. In the senate Peffer continued his speech on the bond bill. The Monroe doctrine received attention in a resolution by Senator Sewell of New- Jersey, declaring the limitatioas of the doctrine and plating that President Cleveland's attitude was an extension of the doctrine beyond its original scope. Friday, Jan. IT. The house has passed the pension appropriation bill, to the conslderation-df which it has devoted the entire week, practically as it came from the committee. AN AUTHORIZED ANNOUNCEMENT. General Harrison Marrle* Mrs. Dimmick After Ixmt. NEW YOBK, Jan. IB.—The fact that General Harrison had an important statement to make drew a large crowd of politicians and others to the corridors of the Fifth Avenue, hotel last night. Many of the politicians expected that General Harrison would make a declaration as to his candidacy for presidentand were disappointed when they heard that the general talked of matrimonial affairs instead of politics. At the appointed time Mr. Tibbits, the general's private - MBS. DrMMTOff. secretary, made the following statement in his room, where he received the members of the press: "General Harrison authorizes the announcement that he and Mrs. Dimmick are engaged to be married, and that the marriage will not take place until, after Lent." When the secretary finished reading the announcement he refused to say anything further. During the life of Mrs. Harrison, her aunt, Mrs. Dimmick practically governed Mr. rfarrison's household in Indianapolis and directed the household affairs of the White House during the period that Mra. Harrison was ill. At all state functions she received \vjth Mrs. Harrison. Mrs. Dimmick i$ 4.0 years Qf age, ta^. and. ft strikingly ha,u& some brunette. Noted Newspaper Woman Dead. CHIOAQO, ifan. 18.—Mrs. Martha U. Holdeu, known to newspaper readers as "Amber," died at St. Luke's hospital. Death was the result of an operation performed Tuesday for cancer. LATEST MAEKET BEPORTS, cap oils a». 80, 1896. WHEAT—January olpse, 65^0; May, 60%o, On track— No. I ha? d, fiC^o: No. 1 Northern, Northern, Wo; No, Np. 1 hard, 66^0; NO. 1 May No. 1 bard, 59c, No. % Northern, drain. DtJLUTH, Jan. SO, 1896. o. 1 hwd, 56^c; No. No. 3 Northern, 53@ January, Northern, 55><g ; No. 1 Northern, . r*«V Union stock &oyf$ ST, PATO, Jan» 3Q, 1896. — AQt|y| and hieber, Qopd d§» frpm p§Qk§rs and Eastern shippers everything firtd before n,oon. Quality tp good. 'B^nge pf prices, |8,73&@8,70. TT^DHtfamt <juiet, yery little he- pffered, ? gpp4 demand fpr fat cat* stookers p^j,- feeders. More cattle f tab? PARADISE. Uetn Scuiij All Oesti-oj-ed i« Supply thft Mllllnfet^ trade. The bird of pmv.dise tnost used in millinery is obtnini-d from the Papuan islands and New Guinea, says a writer in Nature. Mr. Wallace, ih Oescribing Ihe Paradisea apoda. Says: "Prom each side of the body, beneath the wings, fprings a dense tiilt bi long and delicate plumes* sometimes two feet in length, of the mostgolden-orange color, arid very glossy, but changing toward the tips into a pat« bfowii. This tuft of plumes can be i levatect and spread 'out at pleasure, so as almost to conceal the body of the bird." J tiles Forest bitterly deplores the (lestruction which has been going oft during the last decade. He emphasizes the fact that it )s ho longer possible tb procure BUch perfect specimens ns Were common ten years ago, since the unfortunate birds are so hunted that uone of them are allowed to live long enough lo reach full maturity, the full plumage of the male bird requiring several years for its development. Ete further states "that birds which now iiood the Paris market are for the most part young ones, still clothed in their first plum* nge, which lacks the brilliancy displayed in the older bird, and are consequently of small commercial value." Since January 1, 1892, strict regulations for the preservation of the bird of paradise have been in force in German New Guinea, and M. Forest appeals to the English and Dutch governments to follow their good example. The common sense of every thoughtful woman must at once tell her that no comparatively rare tropical species, such as the bird of paradise, can long withstand this drain upon it, and that this ruthless destruction, merely to pander to the capnce of a passing fashion, will soon place one of the most beautiful denizens of our earth in the same category as the great auk and the dodo. GIRL MINERS Introduction IN GEORGIA, of a Foreign Custom on American Soil. FOUF athletic young girls find doily employment at a small coal mine in the Mahoning valley, several miles from Sliamokin, says the Atlanta Constitution. The collierj' is owned and operated by Joseph Mans, a hardworking German, who says he has simply introduced the customs of the fatherland In having his four daughters assist him in preparing the fuel for market. The girls are six-footers, good looking and well formed, each tipping the scales at about 200 pounds. Katie, aged 20 years, has charge of the breakers; Annie, aged 10, runs the mine pumps und breaker engine like a veteran engineer; Lizzie, aged 18, drives a mule attached to a gin for the purpose of hoisting the coal from the elope, ami Mary, aged 19. sees that the slate is picked from the coaJ by her little brothers, whom she helps in the work. The girls wear short skirts, not bloomers, as might be supposed. Mans formerly worked in the mine nt Shamo- lun, but during the past 12 years, with the assistance of his wife, who runs the farm, and their daughters at the mine, he has managed to buy'this, coal luine, and a large amount of timber land besides.' WOMAN'S CAN'T. Few of the Impossibilities That Are Classed as Purely Feminine. She can't, for the life of her, make head -rior tail of a time table. She can't be jolly and appreciate the best urne going 1 , if she knows her hair is out of curl. She can't, when it's a question between Cupid and herself, help saying "No" when she means "Ye*:," and vice versa. Slig cannot, not even the most daring of her sex, scratch a match on the sole and attempt picture hanging- without battering the walls and her thumbs into pitiful condition. She can*{ help gauging a woman by 1 her clothes, even though experience has taught her that beggars sometimes ride in fine coaches, £hcs fails utterly Id wrap a parcel up' without spearing jt through and through with pins besides the cord that serves a. roan to hold jt in place, She cnn't pay a bet, not even the simple little wager of violets or bonbons, without the fiercest sort of struggle with herself to relinquish the forfeit. SUFFERING IN SILENCE, Women are tile real herbes of th <wofld. Thousands ott thousands bf tfaeitt endure the dragging tortuJ-e of the ills peculiar tb wbinattkiiid iti the silence of home. They suffer btt and btt— weeks, months, years. The story of weakness attd torture is written ia the dfaWtt features, ill the sallow SkiM, in the listless eyes, itt the lines of care and Worry ott the face. Inborn modesty seals their lips. They prefer paiil tb humiliation. Custom has made them believe tile blily hope of relief lies in the exposure of examina* tion and "local treatment." Take ten cases of "female weakness' * and in nine of tlicin "local treatment" is unnecessary, There is lio reason why modest, sensitive women should submit to it. WlftSEpFCARDUi is a vegetable wine. It exerts a wonderfully healing, strengthening and soothing influence over the organs of womankind. It invigorates ana stimulates the whole system. It is almost infallible in curing the peculiar weaknesses, irregularities and painful derangements of woman. Year after year, in the privacy of home — away from the eyes of everybody — it effects cures. \VEVE OF CAimtri la Hold for 81.00 a bottle. Dealers In medicine sell It. five bottles usually care tbe worst, cases. GREAT SALE —OF— RAILROAD LANDS I -IN— Southern Minnesota, In the Fertile Minnesota Valley. rheso rich prairie lands are dark lo'am il and arc very productive. This partof Minnesota is well settled and has school houses and churches. These lands are located near THE IOWA COLONY, nearTaun- ton, Minn., a bright new town and first- class locations for all kinds of business. Blue Joint hay grows In abundance on »B upland prairie, making it a line stock, country. We are selling the«o choice prai- riu lands on vory easy terms at prices ranging from $7.50 to $12.50 per acre. One- fifth cash and 0 per cent interest, titles perfect and no payment the second year. Two years to make second payment and tho crops will.pay fe>r the land. We rebate round trip faro to purchasers of 100 acres over the Northwestern Line. 00,000 Acres of Fine Selected Lands At $ 1 O to $13 Per Acre. 100 CHOICE IMPROVED FARMS for sale on easy terms at $14 to 617 per acre within 3>£ to 5 miles of R. R. towns, also several section farms and 12 sections of wild land. We also have some finely improved farms near R. R. stations at from 810 to ?1S per acre on easy terms. G. F. HOLLOWAY, Agt. BANCROFT, IOWA. ' WANTED, EXPERIENCE NOT NECESS A BY. Perm an out positions guaranteed. Salary and ExponseK or liberal commission, (Pay weekly.) Special advantages, to beginners. Stock complete with fa.st-sellui!; specialties. We guarantee wliat we advertise. Address, GLEN DKOiS., Nuserynien, Rochester. N. Y, (This liou.»e Isrelinble.) • 0-18 AGENT$ , . •- v. ^-x_ _ . >a IP Salary 6i- flominissioii io xZC Fast belling imported Specialties. Stocfc Failing to Liyc Replaced Free, Wo sell only HlffU Gnule StocJc aiul true to Name, Also Pure Seed Potato Stock our Specialty leader. & OIL JIOCIIKSTEJJ, promptly answered, art DEPARTURE Of TRAINS Dr, Hati a Sarcastic Tongne, Parr Im4 the largest notion pf Uls own , skjll at whist the smallest tolerance for a poor opponent, A Jatly once asked hi?n at a carcl party bQ^v he fared, "Pretty well, maclaroe," was the pleasing- reply, >vhlch he wade Joucl enough $pr his partner tq hew, "corjsj^ering tha,t Th'ave thr^e adversaries." On aoa- other occasion he "was playing with Dr, Wwer, the rector of Bath, who haa»r4" ed R finesse • whiph did not oopje off. I» ' p Rrt x fta^bea wpon hiroi he, '«yq^' ha,y-e all tb^j wn- , Rath 1 fftjpev without bis wbieh CHICAGO. No, No. No. 4 passenger., ,.,.,,,..,,,,,,, ,Q;04 No. 76 freight e&iTles p^sswigers , Ssgo No, oj ireiglit onrries passengers.,, } ;$5 ' m m n> 71 rtjiot carres passengers), 93 f resort parries

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