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Logansport, Indiana
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Saturday, August 29, 1896
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John Gray's CORNER. On new fall goods, While many mcr- .itonts are stuck on uriseaso Liable good*; •od are using every means possible to pnt them onto their customers, John Gray comes to the close of rhe season to grand shape and is able to take ad- Tanttge of the very low Eastern mark•te for cash and gives his customers Mean new fresh poods away below old carried over stock. p. s.—Come and see the difference. DAILY JOURNAL r»bll»hed every day In the w««k (except Monday) by the Lotransport Journal Company. President ......Vice President Secretary t Treasurer ,W. 8. WRIGHT JU HARDY C. W. GRAVES •. B. BOYER per Annum .54,80 row vvi ^i»iini** -.[. Price per Month * u Official Paper of City and County. (Entered ns P econd-cla»s mall-matter at Uv» Locansrorr Post OClco, February s. SATURDAY, AUGUST 20. JSQii. REPUBLICAN TICKET. For President. •ARRETT A. I-iOBART ol New Jersey. For Governor. IAMBS <V MOUNT of Montgomery Co. For Lieutenant Governor. W s HAGGARD, of Tlppccanoo County ' For Secretary o£ State. WILLIAM D. OWEN, of Caas Countj. AMERICUS r c. DAtLEY of Boone County For Treasurer of State. ••BED J SCHOLZ, of Vanderburg County For Attorney General. WILLIAM A. KETCHAM of Marlon Co. For Reporter of Supreme Court, CHARLES F REMY of Bartholomew Co. SS^.pfrlntendcnt of Public Instruction. D M GEETING, of Harrison Count. ' For State Statlstlcan, R J THOMPSON, of Shelby County. VoV Judge of thi Appellate Court. First District. WOODFORD ROBINSON, of Gibson Co. • Second District. \V E HENLEY. o£ Rush County. Third District D w COMSTOCK of Wayne County. ' Fourth District. JAMES B. BLACK, ofMarlon County. TJ Z WILEY, of Benton County. Electors at Large. ' H. G. THAYER, CHAS F. JONES. ' For Congress, GEORGE W. STEELE. For Joint Representative. WILLIAM T. WILSON^of Casa County. Wor Rcpresentatlve-CHARLES B LONO- E. HALI. KEES- For oroncr-. . WOT A«sessor-JOSi.PH BARR. Tnw>J for Commissioner, First Dlstrlct-JOHN r mi.,, u »»—.'.Third Dlstrlct-ABRA- HAM SHIDELER. . COMPARE THEM. "The Republican party Is unreservedly for sound money. It caused the enactment of the law providing for the . WBomptlon of specie payments In ISTS; iJnce then every dollar haa been as good w gold. "We are unalterably opposed to every «*a»ure calculated to debase our cur.«»cy or impair the credit of our coun- tey. We are therefore opposed to the tee coinage of silver except by Inter- .••tlonal agreement with the leading .-•wnmerciai nations of the world, which we pledge ourselves to promote, and unit] then such gold standard must be pre. Mrved. "All our silver and paper currency • must be maintained at parity, with g(Jd, and we favor all measures deafened to maintain inviolably the obli- .-gatlona of the United States and all our • rnxxney, whether coin or paper, at the present standard,'the standard of tl'e most enlightened nations of tbe earth." —Republican platform. "We demand the free and unlimited «oinage of both gold and sliver at the present legal ratio of 1C to 1, without .waiting for tbe aid or consent of ony »ther nation. We demand that the .-•tandard silver dollar'shall be i full •'legal tender, equally 'With gold, for all .-ilebts,'public ap.a private, and we fav- •r such legislation, as will prevent the . -iemonetlzatlon of any kind of legal ten- ••ier money by'private contract.—Demo- Iratlc platform. .' We demand free an<5 unlimited coln- •ge of ellrer and gold at the present le'- ff«l ratio of 10 to 1.—Populist platform, •• ; 1802. , We bold to the use of both gold and . tUver as the standard money of the country, nnd to the coinage of both gold •nd silver, without discriminating •gainst either metal or-charge for mlnt- «fe, but tbe dollar- milt of colnae-3 of .kotb metals must be 'Of equal Intrinsic *nd exchangeable value or be adjusted • through international agreement or by •och safeguards, of legislation as Boall Insure, the maintenance of tbe parity of the two metals : a,nd the equal power «f every dollar .at all times, in the.iuark- •t*,ond Jn. payment of debt, and we demand that all paper currency shall be kept at,par with and. redeemable In ••nch coin. WE MtJ^T INSIST UPON THIS POLICI .-AS ESPECIALLT NECESSARY. .FOR-THE PROTECTION OF THE FARMERS AND LABORING CLASSES,... THE FIRST AND , MOST DEFENSELESS VICTIMS OF UNSTABLE,MONET. AND A FLUCTUATING CURRENOY.- Deiiiocraric platform, 1802. A CONTRAST, Tlii- ciimlidiilw before the people in i In. 1 iii-eskli'iithil nice hiivo ;:o<)i-l soci:il ivi.'iu'ds. Both ;m> nuassnlliiblo :is liousolioldei-s. Their works nlTonV a conli-asl lnwever. Major McKinU'j- in ID his priuio us n 'stiuosiiuin. He imx n bold upon n'.'. 1 " ol' jiHluiiient thai the bud from the West l:iL'Us. K:u:l< of this record :m n statesman is thsit oC a succi-sstuTbiw- yot\ Mr. Bi'.vun is :\ l.-nvyer. In Ills pi'iic'i'k* In; m:ule a notii.ble failure.. Sivini; his Mltention to locul iiolitics iit ,.io i-xyonse of substantial lioiiors nt t-i « bar. Major McKinley has a brilliant record as a di'fonilci 1 of his conn- try at the (Million's month. The American pi.'ople demand a loader wlio lias shown himself a safe, reliable c'iti/.en who can court success with other dualities limn the modulations of a voice. When Major McKinley's success as a lawyer -was fixed lie entered politics, mid in that tidd lie also made a triumph, because of his sterling qualities. Though he possessed eloquence, this ;;ii:t lie did nor misuse nor overwork. Mr. Hryin spent, some years in Congress as dill Mr. MeKinley. Both wore eiionietic, in their time, in work for tariff reform. The accomplishments of Major McKInloy arc well known throiish the successful workings of the law that: boars bis name. None dare detract from the beuciits that, grew from the law of -McKinley. nor belittle the credit due him for dra\viii}f and passing the measure. The contrast, between the work of Mr. r.ryan ns champion of the Wilson low tariff measure, and the efforts of Mr. McKinley in placing his law on the books, is interesting. Toilay all are Protectionists. It there is an enemy of the cause, all want to know him. The spectacle of Mr. Bryan carrying on his shoulders the form ot Forgotten Wilson In nu undignified collegc-boy-rush In the aisles of the national hall of Congress Is not well received as today remembered. Mr. McKInloy snld a law that was not all-reaching in its effect would not receive his support, and should be denounced. Mr. Bryan favored the free trade that the Democratic party ns- sumcd to promise. In his ignorance or sheer disregard of evil effects sure to follow, he protested against, duties that made the Gorman-Wilson law "perful- oiis aud dishonorable." Mr. Bryan said "1 am for free wool." All know tlie results, and yet Mr. Bryan is for free wool. Major McKinley in 1S78 was as honestly a friend of silver as he Is today the champion of good, full value money. If ho expressed himself on the question, he spoke honestly. Ho did not want silver and gold coined at a dishonest ratio, Ini'his friendship for silver ho was a Republican. The party has always favored the largest use of silver consistent, with the sustained parity of the dollars. Mr. Bryan made Populist speeches in Congress for free and unlimited coinage. He has, since leaving Congress, been on the stump, lecturing on the question, and using Nature's gift to excite discontent, until even he is awakening to the seriousness of the situation. Mr. Bryan has denied' the assertion of those wuo know, that, he received from silver mine owners,, through the Bimetallic (free silver) League, ?C,000 a year for his ranting silver , speeches. -He . should prove this statement false. The candidate of the Popocrats is not houest. He Is an orator, when Mrs. Bryan is there to prompt him. He has not hesitated to borrow. His speeches while on his way to his debut at New York, are not to be compared with the dignified utterances of the Advance Agent of Prosperity, made quietly at his. home. Mr, Bryan says he Is not distributing post-offices yet, but he hopes to be after wli'Ile. That assertion should stamp him as an example of iu- flatlon with one thought only, and that for spoils. The manner of his notl-. flcatloii, In a theatre far from his home is expressive of his'character and disposition. He is dramatic, not statesmanlike. He Is small, even considering, his youthfulness. He Is honored above his years; above his ability; be- youil his depth; ahead of his deserts, anil the people realize it more truly every day. It is evident that if bis managers.,'are indiscreet enough to allow it,, ho will speedily talk his cause to death. ' Free coinage at 16 to 1 when the actual proportions are 32 to 1 means the destruction of every business interest, whether it be'farmirig/or merchandiz- ing. The farmer Is threatened with tuuf situation whore starvation will make men desperate and he will get nothing for'his-wheat; Chauncey Depew does 'not believe the country will be swept by free silver. He- says after November Bryan will be the Casablanca -of American politics." ' -''.-'' ' . The .Journal this morning publishes e.vPresldent-HaiTispn's speech'in full. It Is able, patriotic and Instructive, and should 'be read and heeded by every citizen. ' ' ..,..' JACK AND THE BARMAID. r '..>. ,- :? A seamy-faced old salt tviih ; tiny gold rings in Jiis ears and bushy"hajr hanging- well down ov.eri'Uie.'bnck of his neck was sitting- astride the string- picce of the Old.'Slip pier watehing- ii g-aai? of men discharging a era-go of pineapples from a neat-little three- masted schooner. .-It was o. busy and. tm. the whole, a cheerful scene, for the men were not only'hard iit work hoisting and sorting- the fruit, but Uiey ware "at, frequent intervals actively cnffag-cd in :< 'hc«ding off a holf-dOMU Jaug-hing boys who were bent on getting a (food pineapple, in place of the. rejected onea •toVhich they were wfclcome. But the_ cjjd saJt frowned and puffed vigorously 'at;* is pipe while lie watched th« »cene, • iad so attracted tlic, attention of a sifter of rumors, who happened alpng. "I say, Jack, you seem totiave*oms thing unpleasant on yo-ur mind," said the sifter, "and that isn't rights How would a change of tobnccO'do as'a jjied- icine. under the circumstan£»?''*and the sifter offered the old sale a c%:i,r. "ThanVee, sonny," said Jack", as the crinkles deepened about his eyes and the droop in .the corners of his mouth became somewhat ; -Oesa ;.™mnrked;' "Tbnnk'ec. I was a trifle under the weather, an' it's all along-'o'-se'cin'them 'ere pineapples. Never heered of a ship o' that name, did ye, sonny?" "What, Pineapple? No." "That's what I thought. It wtis afore your time by nigh hard to 20 year that the tra.Huscst packets atwixt Liverpool' an 1 New York was in the tropical line, which they all had names lilse Pineapple an' Lemon . an' Orange an' Banana. Huh! In them days I was jest growin' the first hair on my face an' thinkin' I was some pumpkins fer looks, but the way I got the starch-took- outcn me when 1 shipped into the Pine-' apple out o' Liverpool eo as I could be in the same ship along with a riffiht pretty barmaid as I'd made Hie.ac- quaintance of some time afore an' what, had determined to emigrate in topes of bcttcrin' of herself—huh! Say, son.- n.y, when I think o' that ere v'yage it's' more'n I can. say rightly whether or not I died an' have been.a .animated, corpse ever since or not. Leastwise, if I didn't die all hands an' the crazy .skip-per thought. I did, an' they buried me in a some'at oncommon fashion, 'or else . this 'ere wonderment o' mine had ended then an' thar." ' ' '- : '- ' ; ' "It was all along of Dink 'Sturges-v a bloomin' old crimp, gettin'.the job. to furnish a crew for the. Snowball. clipper, what was' in the opposition, line, I didn't suspect anything.wheii be happens along an' he says: 'I say,' Jack, do ye want a ship?' So I says to him in fashionable language: ' '' "'An.if I did, do yo fancy I'd'let. a- bloody old thief like yersclf draw the advance, for me?' "With thathe laughed somethin'bois- torous aji' give me a wink im' said there '.was no pullin' the wool over the eyes' of a Yankee, an' then he says: '; '" 'Jack, 1 -he says, 'you'll be after coWi- in' to my house yit,' he says, .'so come • away an' have a drink.' -' "An' there was me that young ; an'.. green I must needs go an' have a drink- with him. So we had a drop of Scotch., an'then lie says: . .... ...,,.. ; .'i:) "'Jack, what ship' have you'sigried into?' An'I says: 'Into thePiriaapple.' 1 An' he says: 'What evtr did-ye 'sign' into her for when the Snowball- 1 !! mate' the passage in 20 days -tin' give. 1 y.v tt month's pay for it?' • AnM says: 'lit's; none of yer business.' .• .. .,-;.-. .-. "With that he laughs most uproarious an' gives me another wink,.an' says, to-the barmaid: 'Another Scotch,, in j; dear,' an' 1 then he says to me, he says: ''.' 1 "''Jack, yer a sorry, dogv Don't 1 know that N.ell Blyeston i« sweetoiri'ye; Ja'ck? An' don't I .know that she's ^to': saii;in the Pineapple, Jack ? An' I.fancy Jock is sweet on Nell ar.'-jis lay in' hiaj, /course for to bring to alongsideo'.Nell. when it's'i his watch below an',.' she,^, a-'slttin" on the' com,bin' ofihe-maih hatch.' • ', •-."•- •" _•' ---^ : "With that I had to acknowledge that I was sweet on Nell, for I was tickled to hear-that she. was • sweet. oii-.-'tae,: which I'd hod my doubts. i bout, beca.usU: .of the prime attentions tho second mate. of the Pineapple was a..pnyinVof. her. I was a calculatin 1 tbnt'I was'as likely . a lad as there was in the trade, but .1 knowed that -women was powerful toot with -rank, and there the "secori'd'mate had the start of me. t- reckon"', that' thief of a crimp knowed about the Beyond mate, too, for. he gives me'another wink and he says: 'Let's have.another • to the demoralization of all rivals,'.hp.. soys, 'an 1 when we'd tad it we.had.bne to the health of the lass an''another to her-brown eyes itri' another 'tb some-' thin 1 I can't remeniberi an' another an'- that's all I-know till'I found myself afloat on that ere Snowballvinstead of the Pineapple, on' my mates was,.a Fayin' we'd got away a tide ahead ,of . the opposition,'but somethin'had to-ba wrong on board because the skipper had ordered grog served twice a, day with-dried a,ppJe duff an' soft bread for every dinner. • '••.'' •--.^ .'.'-•• •"i,eay, sonny, that was gaJlus grub- an 1 .the ruination.of all hands—least-•• wise ; of me, for I sized him up..as a softy when I should ha 1 known he. was crazy, an' so I lay for to make trouble . sudden. Why, he was that crazy hoi. hung himself in his cabin before the en/J of the v'yage; but that's neither here ' ner'there—wait till I tell ye'whathe'djfl .|8.; inc. ... - • -.: "' '•'. •••'''• .'^i.'jrbu.see, sonny, I 'lowed I'd'been* shanghaied out o 1 my liberty an 1 tie pursuit o 1 happiness, which was allus Worth/fljfhtin' for,: an 1 I dbne'- : itr'" t> -i' g ne«a you might say ther8-.was" : a-mi» > ' understand In' on board' the- Snowball-' —and-it was me that •was-adrift. Thfl..' mate, he begin to order me aroundi i v?'ay that hurt my_f eeliii's, andiaeeip,*, r [was a misunderstandln' pf^e-situiv; tlon I entered into a conversation witliL; Kim in.' 1te captain/what "'-oe' olong-aide. They waM't' stondin* ol me—well, s ft-tellta : who their ' the course of my remarks was all pliin' saiJin'. So .they knocked saven bells oot^n me an 1 stowed me-in the lazereet, with "jewelry on my wrists, that was never made, o' the precious metals. 'I can remember about the jewelry an' Hie I'Ozweet, but whait happened, niter that for some time is n. matter of ; heai'- »ay. ' ' ' ' . "You see the ncxA I knowed of my own free- will .1 founel mysalf in such clus guartera as I'd never knowed afore-r- . arm« tight to mj- side with parorflin' ', to hold 'cm an' parccllin' over my face, 3n'.me bobbin' around in somethin'— :[ couldn't make it out, nohow. So I Horned to an' stretched myself, an' [things began to rip, an' then I pulled [mjiulf clear of what you might call ', niy entwinin' conditions. What d'ye •think? WhenJ get*my bcarin's right- •ly I-finds I'd been sewed up in old can- jya's for a dead man, an' then instead of I'weig-htin' my heels an' sKdin' me over- Iboa'rd they turned me adrift in an old jddry 'what I'd »een a-top of^the galley." lj "Well'.that was tough,' 1 said the siter, :"You were all alone and adrift in the dory without any food or water or anything, eJi?" ! ."Sonny, you've got it straight as a String..when it's stretched." .] "I never heard of such a case as that," continued the sifter, "but what does a man think of when he comes to in his burial robe, so to speak, and finds himself drifting like a chip in mid-ocean?" i "Do ye mean to ask whatl was think- in' of?" !. "Yes." '! : "I was a-thinJdn' how I'd knock that s'lianghaiin' son of a sea cook captain galley west the ne:<t time I clapped , ayes on him, an' I'd ha 1 done it, loo, only 'lie saved himself by suieidin', as I was tellin' you. ' i ; "Hows'ever, to go on with the yarn, .1 was all adrift in a dory nn' when I come tip take a severe look around I found they'd forgot to tak-: the oars out afore droppin' the dory over, an' one o' them ojars with that 'ere windin" sheet I'd ,]fad round me sarved elegant for a signal of distress—true for it, sonny, a, win-Jin' sheet's the most distressfu!- leat signal I knows on. An' when thru 'tire was set I turns in on the bottom of the dory for a good sleep. i; "I fancy it \vas nigh hard to two bells o'jl the first watch that night when_ 1 wiilies i:p an' finds the wind had fell an' the dory was right under the bows of a Yankee clipper what was soakin' ii.fon'gwith steerage way on an'"no more, no' the lookouts of her had their backs ag'in. the rails an' there was voices * aboard us was indicating the presence o' ladies what was cnjoyin' of themselves; .likc\vise.so was others. :"With that I turns to with an oar an' sculls the dory to meet her an' takes a turn with the dory's painter around her dolphin strikes on' climbs up to the knightheads, an' what do ye think—I se|en : it was the'bloomin 1 old Pineapple what I'd shipped into an' was shanghaied out. of. "Lord, sonny, why don't ye ask me what a man thinks of when he's been adrift in-a dory an' finds himself climb- in' on to the one ship what's on the high seas that he's lookin' for? I'll tell ye, anyhow. I was thinkin' what a lot of fun I'd have with that 'ere second mate ;,if ii .found him a-shinin' of himself around Nell, . ' ''.'.. , <?But sonny, this 'ere is a world o' disappointments, as I've often heered tbe dominie remark. I climb over the forecastle'deck without ever anybody n^payin' any attention to me, so I walks,aft, like I was oneo' the crew, an' keJps : iny eyes peeled for the water' butt, seem' I'd been without a drink foif an oncommon time. But jist as'T clapped tny eyes on it -what should 1 .hear but a g-urglin' sort of a chuckle 'what I'd heered many a time afore, an 1 kniwed it was Nell's. I didn't want no drlpk right then, not much; but afore i'-cbuld locate that 'ere gurgle rightly, •because, orf tbe shadder o' the foresail, :.I heexed her a sayin': ;':r,"|i'I say, matie, you forgot to tell •whatever become o' that Yankee boy Jack'what I -was tellin' of ye was so sweet- on me he was for givin' me all .of Bis advance from the Pineapple?'an 1 thep-I:heered that ere measly second : mate'a.rcplyiu': "['Him? Oh, poor devil, I was lookin 1 forthim-afore we hauled onten the 'flock, an* I see that 'ere Crimp IKnk Sturgees, an' he eaid the kid had got roariri 1 drunk an' tacltled the bobbies .most ferocious, so that .one o' them in .defendin' o' the majesty o 1 the law !taumped him overboard, an' they -was a-dijaggin' o' the dock at that 'ere min- : 'ute jfor to find, the corpse.' "Sonny, that 'ere lie was more'n I . ; eouid ; stand. I'd located 'em by that .time, an', steppin' out o' the shadder where I could see- them an, 1 they could -see ime, I says, very quiet like on' a- holdiii' in, o' my temper till I was ready tobp'st, I says: ' "We're a liar, 1 I says. 'I may ha' been dead, but I'm resurrected an' able to knock seven bells outen any second maite as ever chawed plug,' I soya. :•.. "Hooray!" said the sifter.- "Thn.t was : a. lark, sure enough. I don't see ,why : you stoould be growling about hard luck on the Pineapple after such luck'as that" "Yie don't, hey.? I guess ye don't know- much about natur' as it be to develop ol itself in the bosoms of female women, an.' especially barmaids. Why, I was .just'a-nniahin' of the pdishin' o 1 that ere face o 1 his'n when Nell somehow took! it all in-that I .wasn't no ghost artcr. all, and with that sie gathers a belayin' phi'from the pinroil an' lays •it on my head like she was usin' a bttuestarter,. ao' tells me she'll 1'arn me-'Dot to interrupt vhe polite conver- .eatioh o 1 my betters 'less they invited Ime" tb first. Urn—I never see such a 'loye-slck couple as they.WOB artcr that, qii-'when we'd reached port .they .was 'Surfed, an* opened a boardin'-honse "wiih,money what she'd saved. :r.»As I -wos'sayin' to yo, sonny, I was ?K..trifle under tbe weather, on' its all along, o'. seein' them 'ere pineapple*."— Highest of all in Leavening Powers Latest U. S. Gov't Report Baking Powder ABSOLUTELY PURE MAY SUCCEED SATOLL1. Father Martinelll the Last Dignitary to Be Mentioned. The General, of the AngnMlnlan Order Ha* Much to Recommend Illin for th» Position — HU Vlnlc to Thin Country in 1804. Jfgr. Lorenzelli, papal nuncio at The Hag-ue,and Mgr. Falcouio have each been announced as the successor to Cardinal Sa,tolli. Recently a cable message fron: Eome, which, although direct and apparently authoritative, has not been unreservedly accepted as well founded, announced that Most Rev. Sebastian Martinelli was the coming: apostolic delegate to America, Should his appointment come to pass, there is every reason to believe that Father Martinelli will be warmly welcomed as one particularly well fitted by training, education, accomplishment and ability to fill the position. Most Bev. Sebastian Martinelli, ninety-ninth of the long line of illustrious superiors general of the Augustinian ortler (reaching: back to the date of the union of the 0. S. A. in 1354), was born August 20, 1S4S, in the parish of Santa Anna, Lucca, Tuscany, nnd looks even younger than he is. He is the youngest of five children of Cosimo and Maddelena (Pardini) Martinelli. His eldest brother, the late Cardinal Tommaso Maria Martinelli, nnd the third son of the family, Father Aiirclius Martinelli (now director general of the Pioi;s union), also became Augustinian friars. Sebastian went to Rome when he was 23 years of age, nnd has dwelt, for 31 years in the Eternal city. Most of his time has been spent in teaching. He was-resident regent of studies at the Irish Augustinian Hospice of Santa Maria in Posterula; and (when the government seized that house for public improvements) at San Carlo on the Corso. For many years he was promoter of the causes of the A-ugustinia.n saints and blessed ones—an office of trust and great honor, inasmuch as the promoter is champion advocate and sponsor of the candidates for canonization before the sacred congregation of rites. At the general chapter of the Augus- tlnian order on September 23, 1889, at the Convent church of St. Monica, Rome, MOST REV. SEBASTIAN MARTINELLI. Sebastian Martinclli was elected prior •general of the Hermits of the Order of St. Augustine, vice Most Rev. Pacifico Neno, deceased February, 1889. On that autumn day Father Sebastian was in hi» cell at San Carlo, knowing nothing about the election. The committee from the chapter-house, coming thither in tbe name of the cardinal president, found -the humble friar at his desk (be was a hard'student), and despite his tears and protests insisted on bearing him off to where the brethren were awaiting: their newly chosen chief. Their choice-has been well approved by the distinction with which the young father general has filled his high and responsible position. He is a member of the holy office, that select and supreme tribunal at Rome which claims tbe sovereign himseld ns its perfect, and which is called to render recision on the weightiest causes and questions of Christendom. He resides at St. Monica's, Rome. He sailed -from Italy June 21,1894, for this country; and was the only Augustinian general, save one (Most Eev. Paul Micallef, who visited South America in 1659), that ever crossed .to this side of the Atlantic. He came to visit the houses of his order and presided at the chapter convened at Villa. Xova college on July 25 of that year. Dr. Martinelli is in the very prime of his manhood and possesses a charming personality.- He speaks Englislrwirh ease and fluency. To the quick, vivacious ardor of his countrymen he unites the keen insight and delicate sympathy of the high-bred churchman. Although tbe term of the father general of the order had previously becni only five years, Dr. Martinclli was in July, 1893, reelectedforatermof 12 years. As the father general must reside in Rome, his appointment as papal delegate to the United States will necessitate his resigning his present position. Mortality In tbe Far North. A great many people actually believe that signing the roll of a vessel which k bound north-on ai voyage of discovery- Is equivalent to almost anything but death, pure and simple. That this is a great mistake is proven by some recent exhaustive figures on Arctic exploration in general. From these it appears that 97 out of each 100 who have gone north' exploring have returned in safety to civilization. ADDITIONAL LOCAL. Save 20 per cent. OD fall capes by go- ins to the Trade Palace cloak parlors. Ella Grlmjs of Goodland, arrived in the city yesterday and will tnta eharjre-of the art'department nt Mi- diacl's university. Prof. EdKJir Packard 1ms resigned 'his position as editor of the Advance- ami has been succeeded by A. M. Roor> llu> 1'onnei- editor. John Graff, the aged f:ithor of councilman Adam Grnft, suffered a paralytic stroke on Thursday evening and is now in a critical condition. Lust Saturday but QUO. The people in soncral aiv nskcd to call and help themselves 10 anything -it half-price .•it Harry Frank's farewell sale. Kreis Bros. Iia.vo'sold their stock of busies, hnvness nnd farm in? implements at Royal Center at public auction for a consideration of about .^TOO in c-nsh. Henry L. Swing and Miss Anna Randall of Walton were united in a:ar- raiKe the 20ih inst. at the residence of the Rev. S. H. Stokes who performed the ceremony. The L. T. L. will meet to reorganize at the Home for the Friendless Saturday afternoon. Aug. 29, at 2:30 o'clock. Would like all members to be present. By order of the Superintendent. Morris H. Brown, son of Will Brown, who has been In the X.ival academy at Annapolis dnrins the past four years will reach home tomorrow on a thirty-days" furlough. He has been on a cruise 1o the Maderla, Islands wjtb other cadets of his class during the snruruer. Last night while workmen were engaged in sweeping the' brick streets the nut on the left hind wheel of the sweeper lost off and delayed work for a few hours. The threads on the axle are different from any wagon axle, and the nut from an ordinary axle could not be substituted. Leave the money as it is—It is only a Medium of exchange. The changing of it will not make more business or times better. Why should it? How can you make more actual business by calling six inches a foot, or, if silver would rise to par, by calling a foot a foot? Supply and demand make business. What difference can it make in the demand and supply if vou change the medium of exchange? You can ruin business by making the Medium of exchange doubtful, as free silver would do, but vou cannot help it that way, • ' ' : "' NATIONAL DEMOCRATIC CONVENTION. Indianapolis and return, ?1.50. Wednesday, Sept. 2d, the L-. E. & W. railway will run a special train leaving Peru at 7:10 a, ro. Returning leave Indianapolis at 11 p. m. Tickets good going only at 7:10 a, rn. and for tbat date. The Citizens' band of Peru, the best band in Northern Indiana, will accompany this train and discourse beautiful music during the day. Sparrowi' Choice lo Color*. -^ It has recently been discovered that sparrows have a particular dislike to rcrtain colors, such as purple and blue. A correspondent in, Nature states that some caged sparrows that he had would not touch their food if he put strips of blue paper upon it; tbat they manifest ed a discourteous dislike to ladies who caine into- the .room" wearing blue dresses; and that several of them were cured of the vice of pecking at a certain part of the wall they had access to by plastering a piece of blue paper over it. As sparrows are grain-consuming birds, here is a suggestion for farmers. Bicycle Tire of Steel. A new tire made of steel is talked about in cycling circles. Awarded Highest Honors—World's Fair. DR. 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