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ALL OVER THE Aisd of- temporary «f the ««jft the etaM and beefi by tills ettfiveMl&h «rhl<yli should f%- celve tB& heaPty attd the enthusiastic and i&tifte-fttlon of every loyal e* 'tte tfritted States The ftrSt IS Mi£ tt&fatftatloh «J the s&ldlfef ijatrio.t atod.gfeai fttitesmah of ohl#, oov. McKirtifey, as «ur choice for the , r , isidefiey. *H6 Seoptid is the adoption if a. frl&tfortii Which ih uhequivot&l •terms pledges the frepubllwin party of this great nalldn td Maintain an hohest currency and the present gold &taftd* iard. We have alsb made a declaration In favor of Ahierican Industry, always so awy cmmtHoned by the candidate we 'have choSeft. Kow the peonig of the State I represent were foremost In 4helf cottVefttiofl in expressing thdr be* lieu 4 ih an holiest dollar and a single tatida.rd and ttoit standard gold. Con* itectlcut is Vitally interested In this question and though classed as a 'loU'btrtU state, We believe we shall carry «er In NoVem-ber for the candidates of the republican party. "1 have the tonor arid pleasure of naming: for the second place on our national ticket* a Connecticut man. a man Who represents the Sentiments of .the republicans and protectionists and sound money men—a staunch and tried republican, a man equally distinguished for ,his rare courage, 'liis energy, Ms integrity and ihis ability. I nominate Hon. Mo'i'ft-an <3. ttulkely of Connecticut for vice-president of the United States." Mr. Fessenden sketched Mr. Bulkeley'S successful career and said he was now at the head of one of the largest •business enterprises of the .state and tad been thrice elected mayor of the democratic city of Hartford and had given them a magnificent administration. THE WINNER PUT FORWARD, John Franklin Port Nominates Garrett A. Hobart of New Jersey: St. Louis, June 18.—Judge John Franklin Fort of New Jersey placed in nomination Hon. Garrett A. Hobart. He said: I rise to present to this convention the claims, of New Jersey to the vice-presidency. • We come because we feel that we can, for the first time In our history, bring- to you a promise that our electoral vote will be cast for your nominees. If you comply with our request, this promise will surely be redeemed. For forty.-years, through' the blackness of darkness of a universal triumphant democracy,- the republicans of New Jersey have maintained their organization and fought as valiantly as if the outcome were to tye assured victory. Only twice, through all this long period, has the sun shone In upon us. Yet, through all these weary years, we have, like "Goldsmith's Captive," felt that "Hop?, like the gleaming taper' slight, Adorns and cheers our way; And still, as darker grows the night, Emits a brighter ray." The fulfillment of this hope came in 1894. In that ..year, for the first time since the republican party came into existence, we sent to congress a solid delegation of eight republicans, and elected a republican to the United States senate. We followed this "in 1895 by electing a republican governor, by a majority of 28,000, and in this year of grace we expect to give the republican elotors a majority of not less than 20,000. I come to you then today in behalt of New Jersey, a politically redeemed and regenerated s-ate. Old 'things have passed away, and, behold, all things are new. It is many long years since New Jersey has received recognition by a national convention. When Henry Clay stood for protection . In 1844, New Jersey furnished Theodore Frelinghuysen as his associate. The issue then was the restoration of the tariff, and was more nearly like that of today than at any other period which I can recall in the nation's political history. In 1S5G, when the freedom of man brought the republican party into existence and the great "pathfinder" was called to lead, New Jersey furnished for 'that unequal contest William L. Dayton, as the vice-presidential candidate. Since then, counting for nothing, we ''"tiav'e asked for nothing. During this period Maine has had a candidate for president and a vice-president; Massachusetts a vice-president; New York four vice-presidents, one of whom became a president for almost a full term; Indiana a president, a candidate for president and a vice-president; Illinois a'pre'sident~'twlce and a vice-presidential candidate; Ohio two presidents, and now a candidate for the third time; Tennessee a vica-president, whom, became president for almost a full term, : We believe htat the vice-presidency in 1896 should be given to New Jersey, We have reasons for our opinion, We have •ten electoral votes; we have carried the state 'in the elections of '93, '94 and '95. We hope and believe we can keep the state in the republican column for all time. By your action today you can greatly a'ld us. Do you believe you could. place the vice-presidency in a state more justly entitled to recognition, or in one which it would be of more public advantage to hold in the republi-r can ranks? If the party in any state is deserving of approval, for the sacrifice of its members to maintain its organization, then 'the republicans of New Jersey, In this, the hour of their ascendancy, after long years of bitter defeat, feel that they cannot come to this convention in vain. We appeal to our brethren in the south, •who know, with us, what *t is to be oyeivridden by fraud on tl>e ballot box, to be counted out by corrupt ejection officers; to be dominated by arrogant, unrelenting democracy. We would have carried our state at every election for the past ten years If *.he count had been an honest one. We succeeded in throttling the ballot box stuffers and imprisoning 'the coirrupt election officers, only to have the whole •raft of them pardoned In a day, to work again their nefarious practices upon an honest people. But today, under ballot reform la-ws, with an honest count, we kn/nv we can win. It has been a long, terrible strife to the goal; but we have reached it, unaided and unassisted from •without; and we come today, promising to 'tWa 'ticKet here selected the vote of New Jersey, -whether you give u,s the Ylce»presidentia,l .ca.ndida.te qr not. We make it no test of our republicanism that we have a candidate.. We have been too long used to fighting for principle) for that; but we do say that you can, by granting ouy reqyeat, lighten ' our burden and make us a confident party, with victory in sight, even before the contest begins, - Wo may flO't carry Colorado, Montana an<3 Nevada this year, K the democracy declares fop free etlyep a,t J§ tQ 1- Let us hop,e we may, New Jersey has as m,any electoral yptes a$ these thve states together, WU yoy pot make New Jersey sure to tafee thejp place in the paje Qf need,? We have, in all these long years of re- pujjUpanism, been th» "lone star" dem- <jipra,tie st$te Jn ibe north. Oyr forty yen-re ol wandering in the wilderness o| d,emo.<?ra.cy ar? eMecl.. Qwr Egyptian 4fti'fene98 disappears, .,w,& are aa the fcW top,-toaWtos into, the »wqd»<i *«$• encourage uj, aji we' mavirtl Jnto tfte has te<ift weMea m tfte fttfftMS«« adveMity. , TWfct *h&« 18 ft te cifi who adlrereS to.llie p*ftfty irt ft wh'efe there W no hbj?6 ,fofe the gf&Ufl- c'atloti ot IserSbnftl AmbltlonS. Tftefg are fto baftifr fdltewgfs 1ft itt^.Wmdf Ity $&ttfr In ahy statft. ¥hey afe S.ll true 961dlefS la th« ei{llt4M arffttt d61h^ Vallafat SetVieft- without ,ft«ward', tfiih, bf hepe thfiredt ffom pfthdlpl^ ohly. ' A true repf eSehtatlve of this class f e- publicans Ih New jefsejr w« offer i?oti today. Me Is in th& ptihie 6f lire* & nevef faltering fttend, with dualities bf leadership uhsUrtJased, of Sterling lloflf or, of bfoad JniHd, of Hb6!-al Views, ot Wide public IntoHiiatidti, of g*ea4 busl- »ie*s capacity; and withal, a f»arUamen-. tarlah who would grace the presidency of the senate of the tfttlted States. A native of our state, the son of an hum* 1 , ble farirtef, he was reared to love of country, .in sight of the hl&tohlc field of. MOhftKJUth, on Which tli« blOOd Of oUf ahcestbrs was shed, that the republic* might exist. From a poof boy, unaided' and alone, he has risen to high renown among Us, In our state, we have done for him all that the political conditions would p«t*- mit. He haa been speaker of our assembly and president of our senate, He has been the choice for United States senator of the republican minority In *,he legislature, and had It been in our power -to have placed him itt the senate of the United States, he would, long ere this, have been there. His capabilities are such as would grace any position of honor in the nation; but to give to the nation the highest type of our state, and in the name of the republican party of New Jersey— unconquered and unconquerable, undivided and undtvisible—with one united voice, speaking for all that counts for good citizenship in our state, and nominate to you for the office of vice-president of this republic, Garret A. Hobart of New Jersey. Mr. Humphrey of Illinois briefly seconded the nomination of Mr Hobart In the name of Illinois. Governor Llppltt Offered. The roll call of states was resumed and New York made no nomination. When the state of Rhode Island was called, Mr. Allen of R'hode Island came to the stand and nominated for the vice presidency Charles Warren" liippl-tt. He said 'that that little staite had given a hero to the revolution In 1776, a Burn- eide to the union -in ; 1861, and that it now had in congress the father of the McKlnley protection act (meaning Senator Aldrich). . , , 4 . The fdliowlftf is the detilied vote Vice fjfgsldents States— Hdfeart. Sulklsy. Alftbafna ........... i.. 10 X . .< ..., 10 1 ............. 14 1 DS.la.Wate Fl6fWa 12 Georgia Ma.' ,da.ho ..... Illohote 44 Indiana 12 Itffira ,(..!.....,. .8 tCansaa , 20 Kentucky 8 Louisiana .1 8 Maine ., 8 Maryland i... 14 Massachusetts ........... 14 Michigan - 2t Mtnheso'ta ...<» ,» Mississippi < 1.1 Missouri 10 Moritaxia 1 Nebraska 1C Nevada i S New Hampshire...... 8 Netw Jersey 20 New York. 72 North Carolina......;. 1» North Dakota,.. 3 Ohio ., ; 25 Oregon 8 Pennsylvania ',........ 04 Rhode Island ...» Soirth Carolina........ .1 South Dakota 8 Tennessee Texas It Utah R Vermont 8 Virginia Washington 8 West Virginia 12 Wisconsin 3 Wyoming « Arizona • •• 4 Nf>w Mexico .... Oklahoma 4 Indian Territory 0 Dial. Columbia 2 Alaska 4 10 13 7 12 5 23 It 15 24 12 20 HENRY CLAY EVANS NAflED. 277V4 The Choice of Tennessej Prcssnted by fir. Randolph. St. Louis, June 18.—When the state of Tennessee was called Mr. Randolph, a delegate from that state, nominated for the vice presidency Henry Clay Evans, of Tenneggeg. industry, energy and ability to developing the resources of the state. He has won the. friendship, respect -and confidence of the people among: whom he llv,ea.. -They have put him-In various political positions. He has been the mayor of his o.lty, a member of congress from his district and first assistant postmaster general in the last republican administration. In every position he has discharged his duties honestly and faithfully and to the satisfaction of the people. After he had 'thus established himself, the republicans of Tennessee nominated Mm for governor and the people at the November election of 1893, gave him a majority of 748 votes over his oipponen-t. as Shown by the face of the re-tuns made by the officers holding the election. After the election a democratic leglsalture enacted a law for the purpose of contesting 1 It. It Is not too much 'to say 'that the law was de- 'signed 'to deprive him of the office to which .the people bad elected him; and the same men, who, as a legislature, had passed the law, assumed, under the law as judges to pass upon his rig-ht to the office. A pretended judicial Inquiry was Instituted; as a maltter of fact It was neither judicial nor fair. The Issues made were false, and the 'testimony garbled. The decision changed the face of the returns. Enough votes were taken from what he had received to give his opponent a majority and to change his election into defeat. The grounds of the rejection of the votes was not that they had been cast, nor that the voters were not legal voters, nor 'that the judges of elections had not been fully satisfied of their right to vote, before receiving their votes. All of these facts were admitted, but the decision was put on the ground that though -the voters 'had paid their poll tax and had receipts showing the fact, for the time required by the law, -such receipts had not been produced before the offlecrs holding the elec- 'tlon, and 'those officers, for that reason, had no right to receive their vote. In this way- thousands- of -citizens' were robbed of their votes, and a man never elected governor is now holding the office in the state of Tennessee. The people of Tennessee feel that a great wrong has been done them and they want an opportunity of expressing their public condemnation of the act. They want an opportunity of showing the confidence •they have 'In the cltizfin who 'has thua been defrauded &f the office to which they elected htm. They believe be Is worthy of any office within the gift of the American people., Bepresenting them here, I name for vice- presindent of the United States, Henry Clay Evans. The nomlrvaition of Mr. Evans was seconded by Mr. Smith, of Kentucky (a colored delegate), who declared that the repubWcain party was "-the grandest or-? gan'Izatlon this side of eternity," (I&U'g'hter a-nd cheers,) No republican.convention- *°r 'the last thirty years 'had failed to declare for it-he sanctity of the ballot, but it was necessary to do something more t'hani words. The convention) 'had -an••opportunity t'o do for southern republicans thait w'hl'eh H.tiad done for northern Industry, by giving to them a candidate for the v^pe presidency, who should be- to them renewed cowa-go 'and hope. Bleat EJv'ainis it'o the vice presidency, he »jald, and there would toe a new fence of rep'Utoltoa'n states' In the south. Jsn'M A. Wnllcer of Virginia, Mr, I, C, Walker, of Vlrglni* (colored), put In nomination tola .fellow delegate, James A, Walker. He 'told the conven* itton. 'thai t'he financial plank In the platform: was "strong medicine for the southern states, 'tout they proposed, to take It like liftle men." TUB BAM.QT FORVICP.PRES|PENT, a«rr§tt A. Hobsrt Proves en Easy Winner «t the First Twt, St, Lovjis, June 1?.—A delegate from West Virginia, reported tha-t that state waa solid for sound money, solid for McKlnley and solid for Hobart of New Jersey for vJce president. The balloting for vice president then began. The call had only -proceeded; as far as £outh Dakota when it be- cfttne evident that J-Iobart had been nominated on the first ballot and the delegates and the crowd Jn the galleries began to leave the bulling, The cnair Unarmed the convention that it wo«!4 pe' necessary tQ appoint two conjTOiU teeg to wait jipon the nominees fop president and Vice president and, notify them of their nomination, »n4 h 6 re* quested 'the delegation? from 'the oys ^t&tes" 'tQ eftao.se j,wo of Jt% bers to a«t on these committees, he ga|4, W9HW - Nay. 7 1 15 8 Totals 533% 39 .Tam*s A. Walker 24, from Virginia. Reed 3, from Illinois and West Virginia, lilppHt 8, from Rhode Island. Tlutrston.2, from Indiana and Missouri, ibepew 3, from MjUne 2, Kansas 1. Morton 1, .from Maine. ",.,,-, O'-aht 1, from Kansas. , ,,.'V,V-, Absent, 23. " • ,ji! J !JLZ< LL1 The End. Chairman Thurston, after announcing the result as above, formally declaimed Garrett A. Hobart of New Jersey the nominee of the convention for vice president of the United States and the convention adjourned sine die at 7:51 p. m. . Vote by States. The fo.Us^rJJir'. 1? t>\" detailed yote_on the motion to lay Teller's financial substitute on the table: States. Aye. Alabama .... 15 Arkansas 15 California 3 Colorado .Connecticut 12 Delaware C Florida 6 Georgia 23 Idaho .. Illinois 47 Indiana.... 30 Iowa 26 Kansas 16 Kentucky 26 Louisiana 16 Maine 12 Maryland 16 Massachusetts..... ..... .... 30 Michigan ' 27 Minnesota 18 Mississippi 18 Missouri 33 Montana Nebraska 16 Nevada •• : New Hampshire 8 New Jersey .'. 20 New York 72 Xorth Carolina 7Ms North Dakota 6 Ohio 40 Oregon 8' Pennsylvania 64 Rhode Island 8 South Ca-.vjlina 18 South Dakota 6 Tennessee 23 Texas 30 Utah Vermont 8 Virginia 19 Washington 8 West Virginia 13 Wisconsin. 24 Wyoming 1 , • Arizona New Mexico 3 Oklahoma 5 Indian Territory 6 Diatvic't of Columbia 2 Alaska 4 i a dttel Mattink de Caffiisos ftttd Oefidfal fid*- i-cfd, the ^dfeffiwetit has decided' td employ the fdi-met In active seftice, f he marshal, fidwevef t declares ttiat he vHli aot accept a cdnsmftftd eseejst iti Cuba. HAVANA, .tane 31.—Tha crettt ol the week has beetf Oomez's.splelidid fictoty at frajasa, Puefld Prlticipe. 1'he details thus faf afe" flicagfe. General Jimifle^ Castellahos loft I'uefto Principe with 2,114 wen, 342 hofses and five ttlounted pieces of attillery, They eacamped at a cattle ranch called Saratoga, where the attack commenced by a charge of 1,000 rebel cavalrymen with machetes. For two days'the insurgents continued harrass- ing the troops, killing and wounding many. The actual losses on both sides have not been ascertained yet. It is only known that the Spaniards brought with them 330 wounded from the field of action, and if any were left behind it is not known. Report has it that the total Spanish loss in killed, wounded and missing was over 1,000. WANT RHODES PROSECUTED. Another Move by Krugor That May Km- lmrrns.1 Mr, Chamberlain. CAPE TOWN, June 21.—The secretary of state for the Transvaal has telegraphed to the British high commissioner hero saying that, having in view the welfare and peace of South Africa, the Transvaal government is convinced that the proofs in its possession, and which are at the disposal of Groat Britain, now completely justify and compel the bringing to trial of Cecil Rhodes, Alfred Beit and Dr. Harris, all of the British South Africa company, and connected with tho raid into tho Transvaal. The secretary adds that the Transvaal republic is obliged to press this step on Great Britain and also to urge that all control of the British chartered South Africa company be transferred to Great Britain. THOUSANDS STARVE. idtWiofiiit stsftfg e&jfr&city- ie* ' feet fcheal ife «ow tjielfif b«lll fe* 1 ftttd -Will be flfiishid W&lls of th6 cBest We iitehes thick, afid it Is tWefre squate, with a height df teB feet floof td celHttg 1 . Its toflstWictidtt was atlthdrl«ed by the sed^tafy df th6 tfeasUfy WVd 0* thtce ffldttths ftg'd td meet the demafids let stdfa^e fof flilVef* which has beeb itsgat this stibtteasiify Itt spite Of shlpmetits to dthet depdsltof ies. There a^e ndw Iti the" subtreasiify vaults hefe 50,0do,000 silvef ddllars and $5,000,000 of subsidiary coitt. EXPLOSION KILLS Yncht IHowh to SltllUterH Kills Mitny t'crsonn. LiTti-K FAt.t.s, N/ Y M June 20.'-At Taylor Cycle Park, this city, vyhcre the state meet of the L. A. W. Was taking place, a steam yacht, Tirus Shcard, exploded her boiler. Ten were killed outright, one died on the way to the hospital and three are fatally injured and six seriously injured. The boat was blown to splinters. Three of the bodies have not been recovered and arc believed to be in Erie canal. The explosion resulted from a defective working pump connected with the boiler. y dfth* fat* bf tite Sfest state the ffiakifig 1 the passage Iftfffl the east uf Ushattte Islftind accident dccwfr ed, As_ the water atid the Castl tightjifclf] crashed upon a fdck aud fouadt three minutes. The British Sybyll,. tthtdh was .faeaf-s lowered her boats and did all to. rescue those da board the stea btlt the effdfts df the cfutsel t 'iS 1 , t were la vaita. Hot e thatt Sort drdwaed, Atripng the the Drtimmond Castle weVe the persons whd wete cdttce?tie i recent troubles in the TrafasvaaL f , BECAUSE HE WAS Hll SPAIN IS WRATHY. St Hut Bccuugo of That Cuban'Flag at I.otils. " " . ' MAT>niD, .Tune 22.—A very bad impression has'been made hereby the cablegrams received from, the United States announcing that the Cuban Hag was displayed at the republican national convention in vSt. Louis. The press, in tlio comments upon the occurrence, arc agreed that tho real Cuban question is not in Cuba, but in the United States, and the povcrnment is urged by the newspapers to prepare at once for all contingencies. • TEN THOUSAND DROWNED. tndinna White Caps take Arthur at CiMcy vllle, In Itatul. ( ,^s BHAZIJ,, Iiid., June It).—A uutnbjy*$ white caps, armed with I'awhidesVtpJj Arthur Hillars from his home^lj Caseyville and unmercifully <whi|| him. It is alleged .that IMllars ,is k trcmely laay and would not ,e his wife and family, who 'are respectable and conspicuous r ._,_ s workers in the community 'where tlie$ live. Hillars called on a physlclari'al J had his wounds dressed. ' ;; • -'^ NOTED MARQUIS Terrible Condition Existing In Tonkin, China. SA.N PKANCISOO, Cal., June 20.—The most terrible fainme which -thrciitons to plunge the most prosperous portion of Tonkin, China, into the direst misery is desolating that country. The harvest has been a failure, and the natives throughout the whole country are in a most miserable condition. In Hanoi, the other day, a- mother offered her three infants for 8 cents, preferring to hand them over to an European rather than see them perish from luinger in her arms. The inhabitants emigrate from the.country en masse to cities to beg for sustenance, while many others go about pillaging and perpetrating I acts of the grossest violence. , Several cases • of cholera are reported from the provinces where the famine has been felt most severely. VENEZUELA ANGERS ENGLAND. Awful Worlc of Tldul Uoucntly Vlttltccl YOKAIIAMA, .Tune 20.- timutecl that 10,000 Wave Which Japan, -It is now es- people were With Many Others He IB Said to Have,! Death Near Tripoli, Africa. PARIS, Juno 10.—A dispatch fr,oii Tunis announces that a report is 'in rent there that the Marquis do Mqr well known in New York and 'ii western part of the United'States, ,haa been killed south of - Tripoli. ' Itff i* 1 added that all of Mores' party, tot tfi^ number of thirty-five, were massacred) The marquis was on his way, according to report, to the Soudan, in order l> ''1io3 enlist Arab chieftains against British Nile expedition. POPULISTS FOR TELLER. r * .Totals. The following is the detailed vote on the adoption of'the financial plank: States. -Aye. Nay. Alabama ,. • 19 » Arkansas ,.,..15 l California- ...... 4 14 Connecticut 12 Delaware., , 6 Florida •....,, 7 Georgia , ,.,..,, 25 Idaho '••" " Illinois 46 Indiana ,,, 30 Iowa ,..,,,.... 26 Kansas ,..,.,,,, 15 Kentucky •• 20 Louisiana. , >.' 16 •Maine ,., , • '12 Maryland , ,.,.,,,.. 16 Massachusetts ,.., 30 Michigan , - 25 Minnesota , ,,,,,.., 18 Mississippi ••••• 18 Missouri «.,.,,....,«•.••» Montana ,,,,,,,.,,<• . • « Nebraska -•. •'•• 14 Nevada. , ,,....,.. >• New Hampshire ,.,.,.,,,,... 8 New Jersey 30 New York ••• 72 North Carolina ,,,..,,..,,... "V. North Dakota •••*•• 6 Ohio - 46 Oregon •..,.,...,.... 8 Pennsylvania <••<•< »* Rhode Island .,,.,.,......,.• « South Carolina « South Dakota •"" ,1 Tennessee '" " on Texas ...30 Vermont * Virginia. *" Washington ° West Virginia .• 12 Wisconsin ..,« • •*• ** Wyoming i. • •. • Borne of Her Troops Kilter the Disputed Territory In Gulaim. LONDON, June 30.—In the house of commons the secretary of state for the colonies, Joseph Chamberlain, confirmed the report that Venezuelan troops had entered the territory in dispute between Venezuela and British Guiana, and had interfered with a party of British surveyors, who had asked for the support of colonial authorities. CARACAS, June 20,—A.British official with 100 laborers was opening a road from the Barama to the Cuyuni river, within the Schoraburg line, when they were stopped by armed' Venezuelans. Orders have been sent from Georgetown to the British officials not to offer violent resistance to the Venezuelans, but to withdraw under protest. No excitement has been caused in the country by the incident. SILVER COMMITTEE. Democrats Will Move Prom' Washington to Chicago, WASHINGTON, June 20,—.The removal of the headquarters of the democratic silver committee to Chicago has been contemplated for some time. The rooms of the committee in Washington will be closed at. once and quarters will be opened in the Sherman house at Chicago. After the national convention the committee will no longer exist, but the work will be taken up by the national democratic committee, of which Senator Jones, of Arkansas, expects to bo chairman. ISoycott All Off, MU'WAVKEft, June 30,—The boycott which was declared against the street railway, as a result of the late strike, has been declared off by tho unJQn. The end. of the boycott practically ends the street railway troubles. Mijrk Ha mm Clmlrwim- ST. Lfevis, June 30.—At a meeting of the republican national committee, Mark Banna, of Chip, was elected chairman and empowered to select the other officers of the committee. New Oklahoma pistript ol & at Oj'a.J§ia Mother (to newly married daughter) T—YOH don't mean to say. Mario, thai you have kept yowr grocery booH fov three months and haven't balanced it yet? Daughter—Oh, no, mamma, t let the grocer balgnpe it, He's so mwh Uetter at f4f ures tbft» I ^»BI and. J know he's honest, for &$ ftUvfty^ tells me that he has foygfltten to charge something which should li^ve ip. Electricity has heew put tps ; drowned by the tidal wave on Yesso island during the series'of earthquakes there. Many coast towns,wer,e washed away entirely or in part. Silver Uopublluang. ST. Louis, June 19.—The twenty- three silver delegates who left the convention adopted an address which declares their principles and proposes Senator Teller as the fusion candidate for all who are opposed to MoKinley and a gold, standard. It invites all parties or organizations that have their nominees yet to name and their platforms to adopt, to unite on Senator Teller as their standard bearer, and to ignore all other issues in the effort to reform the currency system. CHICAGO, June 30.—Next week Senator Dubois will open Teller headquarters in this city. It was intended to take all of the bolting delegates' to Chicago from St. Louis,,but tho plans were changed. Early next week thousands of Teller buttons will be distrlbuted_.__ ^_ The Alatabellan Uprising Again. LONDON, June 31.—Telegrams received from Buluwayo.' indicate that the Mashonas have joined the M.atabele uprising and the situation is m uc h more grave. There arc numerous cases of isolated settlers being massacred. The people .around Salisbury and Fort Charter have been ordered into laager. The whole Mazoe district is full of revolt, A dispatch from Uuluwayo says the situation is so serious that the Cape mounted infantry has been ordered to Mashonaland and the imperial troops have been ordered up from Mafeking, . TERSE NEWS. The ; Goodrich reservoir, located fifteen miles from Baker City, Ore., collapsed a few nights since and the great volume of water wrecked, everything in its path. Many bridges were destroyed and the family of R, French, consisting of seven persons, were drowned. Yokohama dispatch: Shocks of earthquake, accompanied by a tidal wave, have ravaged the northern part of Japan, The entire town of Kara- aishi has been destroyed and 1,000 persons were-killed. Puring twenty hours there were 159 distinct shocks of earthquake. JStnperor William, of Uermany, granted an imposing audience to 14 Hung Chang in the Knights' Hall of the old. castle, In Hung Chang was conveyed thither in the royal carriages, escorted by uhlans, Emperor William.and. Impress ; August^ were seated upon thrones, 'surrounded hy the royal princes, Chancellor von Hohenlohe a^d Freiherr Marsohal you Pierberatein, the minister .of foreign affairs, were also speeches were m» de ap,d Bmpevpj' William,! Jtisrepqrtedth?t300 of ish troops were filled," ter with the Cretan }»B»vge»tn a His CandK Issue an Arfdrotm Endorsing dacy for President. ST. Louis, June S3.—As a result of series of conferences between comr tees appointed by the seceding men of the recent republican national! convention and a committee composed of prominent popul'sts, an addressrwalij issued from the headquarters of the people's party national committee, ,4ij St. Louis, advising populists throur' 1 out the country to rhake Henry/ Teller, of Colorado, their natior standard beai-er. SENSATION IN ROME. , . i« -An Sensational and Scandalous liank Fall In Italy's Capital. i ROMK, June 22.—The Societa _ mobilliere is declared to have failed? meet its engagements. Of the caprt stock, 38,000,000 francs were' he,ldj']j; Germany and Switzerland; and 30,dpQi 000 in Italy. The failure was to grave irregularities and disorders of the books. This, withTi absence of important documents, wi it is believed, bejikely to. be by a scandal which may rivals^ Banca Romania. LITERARY NOTES. ^M "Your Money or Your Edith Cai'penter, has been the press of Charles Seribner's New York. This is the story, obtained the 81,000 prize in the^ejdji petition instituted by the .New^ Herald, in 1895, This fact »lo sufficient recommendation to the*! ing public, and the sale of " Money or Your Life" will reach immense proportions, is tastefully bound and would splendid gift, "Lincoln's Campaign, or the Revolution of 1800," by Oldroyd, author of "A Soldier's;| of the Siege of Vicksbxirg,!- etp, ? ' recently been published j,by Lajii t Lee, Chicago. This is a valuabjgi^ tory of that memorable pan is having a wonderful sale, is profusely illustrated an,^ fourteen portraits and biogra.pt presidential possibilities fpy, After the forthcoming convf library edition will be ispefL ing the biographies of liean and democratic "Wandering Ueath," and sketches by' Q, pomes press of Charles '" York, The work is of a/ ...,„.... . prove very eaterta.iBiBg 1 during the hot summer « Boston Hepald, saya the", "wholly ehanninp." Tte<, w ,q publish^ has also, been \vel| it will please the «?ye'pf'/' prjtjp&l. <, •• Story," has Veeeatly by t^e Arewa The story is ad YQQfttes the ppliey ,o|< , Jife. tUe R, White, 1?. -street pttUoe. • j&flWWj Colonel & flrpy,

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