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': ^ -'-I.-:- •: -'* 11 IOWA B6n, »t Self KtcoKtJft, Oct. 19.— John Harris shot And ittstafctly killed OePfge Kebo, the trtillet JToing through the latter'S head. Kebo was a son-in-law of Harris. He had but recently served a term in the penitentiary at Ft. Madi- His wife refused to live with since his release from prison, her home at her father's house. Kebo. armed with a, shotgun itid revolver, broke open the door of the Harris house. Harris met him and demanded his business. *or an answer Kebo shot nt him. Harris then fired point blank at him, killing him instantly. He gnve himself up to the authorities, pleading self defense, KicoKt'K, Oct. 20. —The coroner s jury returned a verdict to the effect that the shooting of George Kebo by John Harris, was justifiable homicide. Harris was immediately released from jail The sentiment of the community was so strongly in favor of Harris that three hours after the killing voluntary bail to the amount of 5100,000 had been offered in his behalf. JENSEN HANSON KILLED. His Mutilated Body Found tying Alone the Northwestern Track. fir.DonA, Oct. SI. -Dispatches from New Providence state that the body of a man was found lying besides the tracks of the Toledo branch of the Chicago & Northwestern, one aud oue- half miles east of Lawn Hill. Further particulars say that from a piece of ' he paper found on .the man's clothing has been identified as one Jensen Hanson, a farmer living half way between Union and ttifford. Hanson was a middle-aged man and leaves n wife and twelve children. The body was horribly mutilated, and one leg could not be found. • EI.DOKA, Oct. 22.— It is now believed that Jens Hanson, whose mutilated remains were found on tho Northwestern track near Gifford, was murdered. Circumstances surrounding the case make it look suspicious. He was known to have had $100 on his person the evening of his death v and when the body was discovered the money was missing. BIG THING FOR SIOUX CITY. KILLED BY HIS BROTHER. Chad dock bife* fro* Kn*««tit of * felow ttlth ft foktr. DES MOINES, Oct. 25.— Calvin Chaddock, a young man 20 years of age, living with his mother, died at Mercy hospital as the result of a blow With a poker, said to have been inflicted by his brother W-lllam. The fatal blow was struck in the course of a quarrel between the brothers. As the outcome of the affair, William has been placed under arrest on a warrant issued by Coroner Ankeny and will be held pending the investigation of the facts by tho coroner's jury. The assault was committed, it is claimed, While Calvin was under the influence of liquor. Calvin forced William into a corner and the latter claims he did not intend to injure Calvin, and that he endeavored to strike his arm. instead of this, the poker fell across Calvin's temple with crushing force. The assault was witnessed by the mother of the boys and by their sister, Miss Ada Chaddock. The young man was removed to the hospital, where he died in great ngouy. SIOUX CITY AT A STANDSTILL Cannot Issue Any More Warrnntn, Boncln or Mill". Sioux CITY, Oct. 23.— On application of the State Bank Building Company, Judge Gaynor has enjoined the city officers from issuing any more bonds warrants or other evidences of indebtedness until the final adjudication of the action. The application practically asks the repudiation of all the city's indebtedness) in excess of 5 per cent constitutional limit. It is alleged the city is in debt 81, 500.000 on bonds and §300,000 more on a floating indebtedness and that the legal limit is but 8300,000. The county officers were also enjoined from levying certain taxes. It has caused quite a sensation in tho city. ______ IMH MOlircft ALGONA ILL OVER THE WORLD HULLMAN IS Cnr lltftfcnuto StHoken With Henri DUeaftc. CHICAGO, Oct. 20.— George M. Pullman died suddenly «f heart disease at 5 o'clock yesterday morning. His death occurred at his magnificent residence on Prairie avenue and Eighteenth street. He was found dead in bed. Mr. Pullman retired at his usual early hour, apparently in ordinary health, with no indication of his sudden demise, or indeed, any premonition of illness. George M. Pullman was born in Charttauqna county, New York, March 3, 1831. At the age of 14 he became a clerk in country store; then with his brother ho went into the cabinet making business. He came to Chjcago in 1850and engaged in raising buildings, meantime working out the idea of a sleeping car. His first car, "Pioneer," was completed in 1805. From this begin ning has grown the great Pullman system. PRIVATE HAMMOND ABUSED nURAL MAIL DELIVERY* Awutant fol- rent five; racking House Which Will Employ 1,000 Men Is About Assured. Sioux CITY, Oct. 23.—The Cudahys are to locate a big packing plant at Sioux City. They are to spend $300,000 in improvements of the old plant this fall, and the contract is for ten years. They will employ 1,000 men before the end of the year, and it is a big thing for Sioux City. It is said, also, that it will not be long before the Silberhorn packing house will be reopened, as Cudahy wants competition. This practically puts a corner on all 'jhe hogs west of the Missouri river. Tho Ballot Controversy. T)KS MOINF.B, Oct. 10.—A. W. C. Weeks has filed with the supreme court, a petition for a writ of certiorari to correct the alleged illegal action of the Polk county 3 ud fT es - Though state chairman ot the middle-of-the- road populists, Mr. Weeks signs the petition merely as "attorney for the plaintiffs." The strongest point in ,his paper is his assertion that the court granted relief to the fusion populists not asked for in their petition, when it ruled the state election aboard acted illegally in putting the middle-of-the-road candidates on the ballot that was certified. Dos Monies' Union Depot. JES-MOINKB, Oct. 22.—F. M. Hub- Oell, who is in consultation with General Manager Ramsey, of the Wabash, relative to proposed plans for a union depot, says that, though it is too late for the depot to bo started this fall, it will surely be built in the near future. Mr. Hubbe.ll says that the Iowa Central and the Chicago, Fort Madison & Des Moines will enter Des Moines soon, the latter road probably extending its line to Des Moines Ottumwa next year. Tanner Aska Uruke'g H«lp. SFiUNC*iEr.n, 111., Oct. 24.—Governor Tanner has asked Governor Drake to investigate the charges of citizens of Rock Island that Iowa militiamen participated in the riots at Fulton on the occasion of the removal of- the Modern Woodmen oE America headquarters. The Illinois executive has forwarded to the Iowa governor a mass of correspondence on the subject and statements of Rock Island people. S. U. I. Enrollment is 1,300. IOAVA CITY, Oct. 24.—The enrollment at the State University of Iowa continues to increase, and the total is now over l,2oO, divided as follows: Collegiate . r >77; law, 184; medical, 196; dental, 149; pharmacy, !36; homeopathic medical, 03; total, 1200. The library building has been completed, and in a day or two the library will be removed back to the old quarters. Suoii Kls Uncle for »1O,000. TRATCB, Oct. 23.—The unpleasantness that has arisen among 1 the heirs of the Janet Gait estate does not abate. William Gait has commenced action against Peter McCornack for $10,000 damages of character alleged to have been sustained on account of charges and statements made by his uncle at various times since the troitble began. IOWA CONDENSED. MruUlly Treated, Ho Claims, by an Amur lean Wcylcr. CHICAGO, Oct. 24.—At Fort Sheridan to-day Private Hammond told the story of his treatment by Capt. Lovering to a military 'court of'inquiry. Hammond said he was in the guardhouse. When ho refused to walk to the summary court, Lovering ordered the guards to drug him out. They did so. They tied a rope around his feet and dragged him from one part of the grounds to the other, up stairs and down. Capt. Lovering accompanying them, kicking, cursing-, heaping Vile epithets on the prisoner, and twice wounding him with his sword. He had to go to the hospital and have the wounds dressed, and has since been in confinement on bread and water. Tho story of Private Hammond was confirmed by the court of inquiry in session at Fort Sheripan. HAWAII, AMERICA, GERMANY Latter AYBnts Samoa—Hawaii Committee Opposes Annexation. HONOLULU, Oct. 25.—It has been definitely decided among the Hawaiians opposing annexation that a commission of five men shall be sent to Washington to make a determined fight against the ratification of the annexation treaty. A prominent citizen, who has recently returned from Germany, states that tho Hawaiian annexation question is receiving some consideration among- the German peo pie. A number of prominent Germans have expressed themselves in favor of the amalgamation of the two republics. In that event they think that Germany should be allowed" to take Samoa without interference on the part of the United States. This they deem a simple matter of fairness and justice. WANTS THE ARMY INCREASED. tUeotntttfliicU, SomS t»l Chant" 1 Oc (;_ s*.—First Assistant Postmaster General Heath h*s completed his report for the year ending June 30, last. He recommends provision for ten special examiners, experts in real estate values, to inquire into postmasters' requisitions " nfl demands. He asks authority to offices for ten years instead of desires more latitude in congressional postoffices and adjoining large cities. In the light of the results achieved by the tests in the selected locations in 1892, he states he recommends that rural free delivery be gradually enlarged with a view to the final inclusion of all except sparsely settled parts of the country. The report also contains the usjial_sj£tisjtk2satMll estimates. Currency Reform Plan Made. WASHINGTON, Oct. 23.-The. monetary commission adjourned to November 2 next It is understood that a practical agreement has been reached as to the general outlines of apian for a reform in the currency, and that soon after they reassemble they will prepare for the public a state- of their conclusions. What will bo the nature of this statement lias not been made public. No that he Cuba about It B«it t» Malta it Freierit. Oct. 22.—Ge Lee, consul general in announced to his, friends expects to return to December 5 and remain -lusion of the Cuban war. He w.1 be accompanied by Walter B^ Barker, Sited States consul at Sagua la Grande, who arrived in «... country ,ly after General Lee and on ^the mission-to furnish the president information as to the Mr. McKinley has shortly'*^ General,Lee «* on same with definite situation in Cuba, decided to make no changes o con- thc island until the or another sular officers on rebellion is in one way brought to an end. The interests of M,is country and its citizens m Cuba wm, .he president believes, be better subserved by officers who have experience en the island. ^ POTATO CROP A FAILURE had BItuei-R. \V. Vu., Oct. n.-).—A mob of 200 striking miners attacked men at work in the mines at Mount Carbon and forced them to quit work. James and Robert Edilcs were beaten unmercifully by the strikers. Sheriff McVey was telegraphed for and left for Mt. Carbon. H he cannot succeed in stopping the trouble he will call on the governo^_fp_r j£°jj£^; llerord for jno Patclien. JOT.IET, 111., Oct. 22.-Joe Patchen broke the world's record for pacing- a mile to a. wagon on the Ing-alls Park track. Marks's great horse was at his best and pulled the wagon around the circle iu 2:04%. cutting the best previous mark, :i:03>i, by three aud three-quarters sccniuls. State Will Tush thn CaBo. CHICAGO, Oct. 25.—The state's attorney has decided to put. Luetsrcrt on trial a secoml_tmieJtMsjivppk: BREVITIES. ,;nce 1B03 Hrt« There Ileon So Great n Shoring'. NEW YOHK, Oct. S3.-Nob since 1893 has the potato crop of the United States proved so nearly a failure, says the American Agriculturist in its final report of the yield of 1807. Compared with tho liberal crop of last year, there is an apparent falling off of nearly 30 per cent in tonnage, and the quality of the whole is greatly deficient. County and township returns from all the leading potato growing states how the yield of potatoes to be 174,*00,000 bushels, against 345,000,000 bushels in 1396. The average rate of Held per acre is placed at s/.nty-four bushels, taking the country at large, against eighty-si bushels in 1890. The principal reasons for disaster tc die crop are blight and rot, as a result of extremes of weather conditions. :! : JNDP.ED DEAD FROM FEVER. $he Lnet&ert Jntf tolled Verdict and Ar« : Chicaeo dispatch: The a cool autumn morning through the tvitfdows oi Judg^* hill's court as «Adolph Lufetgert, ^M has been on trial on the charw °' murdering his wife and boilhj* fc body in a vat, heard from the foi man of the eleven men who had be considering his case for the hours, the words, "We are agree upon a verdict." able as ever, cvinoinjy no joy at words, the wonderful herve of big sausage maker waa with hi m t() • the last. He stood up, and with a good natured smile on his 6wi.. face, shook hands with his son Arnold! his counsel, and business partner, tYi Charles, and was led back to jail; v jury dismissed and the great trial »r an end. Later Luetgcrt made an affidavit for the Associated Press in which he declares that he did not kill his wife and that he does not know where she is, but that it is only a question of time until she conieshome irom Child Clieweil by a Dog. VAN WCBT.'Oct. 33.—Mr. and 0. 13. Water's G-year-old child was badly bitten about the head and face bv their dojr. The face was badly -chewed and the flesh was torn on the forehead, requiring the doctor to take nine stitches to draw the flesh back to , place, T __ _ Mrs. by * Fall, MABSHA1.V1'OWN, Oct SI.— Tom Vaughn, for ipany years a resident of Marsballtown, met almost instant death by falling from the roof of the old court house, now the property of j£U'by & flowe. Vaughn w&s a car- pentev by _ __ Fred tfHUert the Churnpion. KANSAS CITV, Oct. 23. -Fred Gilbert, of Spirit kake, Ipwa, defeated Elliott of Missouri, and, won the Dupont tro- acd the lire bird championship of would. _ __ , — w Hie Street. Oct. 80-—Coel J?qe], a brick from Des Moines, died suddenly iftnTcame IP Adel to'ffiber , e4 drinking a»d, died, frpm , .„„.-,. His sufferings were V'-"W P*}"* 1 tg his death. A An excellent opening for general mercantile business. A partner with some capital wanted. Enquire RX, Lock Box 54, Des Moines, la. Fred K. Hosier, an upholsterer by trade, was found dead under the red bridge north of Burlington. He was" lying on his side on the sand below, liis coat torn at the right elbow, which probably was caused by the fall. Few bruises were on him and a mystery which will probably never be cleared surrounds his death. He was well known and leaves two daughters and a son. Foster Bain, of the Iowa geological survey, says the bluffs north ofliawar- den contain a chalk and clay which, if mixed in with a percentage of purer chalk, will make a cement equal to the celebrated Portland cement. He says his opinion is confirmed by an eastern geologist who has made an analysis. Mr. Bain is also of the opinion that coal in paying quantities will never be found in northwestern Iowa. The supposed coal found at Hawarden is a low grade of ignite. Des Moines dispatch: Iowa road peddlers, who were made to pay a license fee of S25 by the last legislature, have appealed to the federal court. They made a test case. One of their number were arrested and brought before Justice Blyier. Now they have appealed to Judge Woolson of the federal court for a writ of habeas corpus in release the man, If the writ is granted, the law will be invalidated. Meanwhile the 200 peddlers that travel out of-Des Moincs are idle. 'It is announced that I'. E. Navey, sheriff of Dickinson coupty, has offered a reward of 8200 for the arrest pf John Overrailler, aged 35 to 40, height 5 feet 10 or U inches, weight 100 to 170 pounds, light hair and light complexion, eyes light gray or blue and very piercing, light mustache and goatee, sharp pointed nose, German .descent, smiaks brpken English, walUs erect and fast;'wanted for the murder of Jphn Legall in Dickinson county, Governor Prake < has also offered a, siraiUar reward, E, J. Nevile was arrested at Oelwein recently pn a charge o| baying stolen ten head pf cattle from a farmer wear Ra»d«Jia. He brpuglit them te Oel- Bttinphrey, but before he away a jnes$age was received f,rp,i» sheriff to »rre«t h.i»p. Marshal V lrfi had just got W* PWOpey 4 ~ ! ' Ml ' ^earclj ypu," when General Miles Snys It Should Bo 85,000 to 70.OOO Men. AVASHiNGTON, Oct. 24.—Gen. Nolson Miles, commanding general of the army, in his annual report to the secretary of war, commends the efficiency of the army, and speaks of tha progress on both tho Atlantic and Pacific coasts in the matter of fortifications. He asks congress to authorize two more regiments of artillery to garrison tho new fortifications; also five regiments of infantry, lie recommends at least three military posts established in Alaska to support the civil authorities. He makes recommendations for the protection of coast points, and says the maximum peace footing of the army should be one enlisted man for every 1,000 people, and the minimum one to every 13,000. SALISBURY WOULD RETIRE. lutureatlne Contest Likely for Succession to lliu Premiership. LOSDON, Oct. 25.— In spite of tho official denial of the Marquis of Salisbury's approaching resignation of the premiership, belief in its truth is very strong in political circles, where it is considered that his retirement is inevitable within a few mouths. This view of the undercurrent was expressed by a cabinet minister on Wednesday, who private remarked that the Duke of Devonshire had declared that he means to have the premiership when the Marquis ot Salisbury resigns. a candidate and the contest will probably prove an interesting one. , the Cyclone In MADRID, Oct. 23.— A dispatch from Leyte, the Philippine Islands, «{3ays. that place has been almost devastated, by a cyclone. Many persons were killed and the damage js incalculable. The cyclone also destroyed t.he towns of Taglpban and Hernaniona, same island, and several villages. It is es timated that about 400 lives were Ipst. The damage is estimated at 7,500,000 pesetas, A lamp'wiek which does npt require, trimming lias been invented. It is 'a thick cpil pf clay perfprated with innate boles, thrpugfi wtych th.e o\l ascends by capillary attraction. A» aljen is pot allowed to acquire a title to land in, Bermuda, e }ther by purejixase or inheritance,. If a wpina,n who owns lajjd. i>ere Kwrrjes a for- eiper, gUe forfeits hep real estate. A, rich, Persia lost Ms. wealth, SfRt fSPtWftw 8*4 died of ejccei ^ *TT * ^'•t j_ — .. ItMMtltaM v\i«j*i*rarl rQ m It is stated that an outbreak of disease, supposed to be the bubonic plague, has occurred in the village of Jullundur, in the- Punjeis district Twenty-three deaths from this cause have already been reported. The town of Windsor, N. S., was fire-swept, a few days ago, and 3,000 people are homeless. Seven-eights of tho town was entirely wiped out. Two lives were lost, Michael Whalen and his wife, an aged couple, and two children of Walter Mosher, a boy of 13 and a girl of 0, were badly burned. The property loss is estimated at 3300000. In India recently two squadrons of the Ninth Bengal lancers fell into amr buscade in the hills between Bara and Mamanni. A native officer and fourteen Sowars were killed. The Salar- zais have surrendered 157 guns and tho Malimuds have completed their submission to tho British authorities and have promised to be loyal in the future. ,1 A dispatch from Havana srys that during a number of recent engagements between the Spanish troops and the insurgents the. latter lost 1G'3 men killed and 07 were captured and 247 submitted to tho Spanish authorities. The Spanish loss (luring the same engagements, the official report adds, was six men killed and thirty-eight wounded. Deeds were signed a few clays ago completing the purchase of the last 780 acres of a 17.000 acre tract of land in Irou county, Missouri, that is designed to form one of the greatest fame preserves in the United States. The purchaser is the Mountain and Lake Fishing club, including in membership many well known men in St. Louis. The intention o/ tho club is to present the preserve to the state at tho expiration of fifty years. The Neueste Nachrichten, of Leip- sie, Germany, publishes a report of a conversation which Prince Bismarck is said to have had with ti recent visitor, during which the ex- chancellor is quoted as saying that tho Monroe doctrine is "uncommon insolence toward the vest of the world, and does violence to the other American states aud European states with American interests." It would bo analogous, the prince is said to have added, if Russia and France combined to disallow frontier changes in Europe, or the preponderant powers in Asia, Russia and Groat Britain, arrogated the right to forbid changes of the political status. Continuing, Prince Bismarck is reported to hove re* marked: "Their groat wealth, due to the soil of America, has led the American legislators to overestimate their own rights and underestimate the rights pf the Pther American and the European states," Berlin dispatch; The first shipment pf American butter has arrived at Hamburg in excellent condition and found a. ready iwrUet at prices slightly lower than the German, averaging to the American butter 34 tp 30 cents per pound, Cairp advices say a patrol of dervish horsemen raided a village seven miles frpro, Berber, killing eleven men and capturing 1 many women and children -E One In Xlno Din nt N«w Orleans—Disease Spreading. NEW ORI.KANS, Oct. I'.).—Before 7 o'clock last evening tho 100 mark of deaths during the present period of yellow fever prevalence had been reached. They had occurred among less than 900 cases that have been reported to the board since early in September. As usual, however, the day's record was swelled by the terrible criminal neglect of the poorer classes. The cases have bobbed up in all directions. The quarantine system is still in effect, but it does not seem to restrain the spread of the infection, and the opinion seems to he that yellow fever is not at all contagious but atmospherically infectious. OUT. DANA is DEAD. Eflltor of the NBV» York Suu Away. 27EW YOKK. Oct. 18.—Charles A. Dana, editor of the Now York S un , jj dead. The sole survivor of that great editorial coterie, Oreeley, Jamas Go'r- donBennettthe first, Raymond, Riplcy, Weed, Prentice and McCullngh, passed away at his home in Olencovc, I,, i yesterday at the age of 78. Death was due to cirrhosis of the liver. j( r Dana had been ill since last June, but the serious nature of the disease was not apparent until about a week ago Already it is expected there will b e a tremendous struggle between Paul Dana, the editor's son: William M. Laffan, the second in command, and the Wall street interests for the con-1 trol of the paper. Charles A. Dana borrowed on his stock, and J. Pieroont Morgan may have much to say regarding the future management of the paper. Which will win is a question agitating newspaper men. SCORES OF LIVES ARE LOST. LUETGERT TRIES TO GET Ho Tries Ball and May Try Habeas Corpus. CHICAGO, Oct. 23.—A conference was held by Judge Tuthill and the attor neys for the state and defense in tl.« Luetgert case on the question of admitting the big sausage maker to bail. But the state's attorney vigorously opposed the acceptance of bail, and no decision was reached. The matter will rest a few clays. It is reported his attorneys may then apply for a writ of habeas corpus. The state's attorney says if this course is taken he will at once put Luetgort on trial again. A T detachment ... . .-,. cavalry was sent in pursuit and over ' -*— J —*"" 1 them with loss. Tli< " t);elr, £o9ty an<J Alleged Sontli Dakota Corruption, PiEiuiK, S. D., Oct. 23.—Warrants have been sworn out for the arrest of State Auditor Mayhew, ex-Auditor Hippie and Insurance Clerk Anderson, charging embezzlement of public funds. Civil suits have also been commenced in the name of the state for 310,000 against Hippie and for 82,000 against Mayhew. The theory upon which these suits are brought is that all fees collected by the insurance department of the stnto auditor's office for work performed by :in employe of the office, •paid by the state, belongs to the state. In London recently tit the Chapel Royal, St. James Palace, the subdean, Rev. Edgar Sheppard, baptised the. infant son and heir of tho Duke aud Duchess of Marlborough. The Prince of AVales, who was sponsor at the Duke of Marlborough's christening, acted again in that capacity in the use of the latter's son. The other ponsors were the Marchioness of Blanford, mother of the Duke of larlborough, and William K. Vauder- bilt, father of the Duchess of larlborough. Chinese advices say that the city of Kuang Yang, in Hunan province, ias been captured and its inhabitants massacred by a band of rebels forming part of a rebel aviuy which is devastating .Hanan and Kuang provinces, in southern China. The entire night of August 27 was spent in slaying and plundering. All the mandarins and every civil and military officer in the city were slain. The number of killed and injured exceeded 1,000. The insurgents numbered 15,000 men, half of them armed. Their avowed object is to destroy existing government in southern China. Barmaids will be tolerated no longer in Australia. Those now in service will be permitted to serve, as heretofore, but IIP uew ones wiU be licensed. A malicious scoundrel buriecl a spiko- btudded plank on a cycle path near Milwaukee. About 200 bicyclists passed over it, and had to walk home. Here is one pf tho questions which candidates lor appointment as schoolteachers in Abilene, Kansas, were required to answer: "Why does a horse walk backward while eating grass, Steamer Wrecked on Cnlmn Coast and Two Hundred Persons Perished, Havana dispatch: The coasting steamer Triton, from Havana to Uahia Honda, province of Pinar del Rio, has been wrecked between Dominica and Muriel on the north coast of that province. The steamer went ashore during heavy weather, grounding about eight miles from the coast. The pu'-scr and one of the passengers have arrived at Mariel, and say they have no knowledge regarding the fate ot the captain, passengers and crew of the Triton. The missing passeng-ers include several well known merchants. It is said the Triton had on board over 200 passengers, soldiers and civilians, and it is feared that they have all perished, in addition to the thirtymen , composing the steamer's crew. No f details of the wreck, however, have ' yet been received. English Strike Arbitration, LOXDOX, Oct. 22.— A new and portant element has been introduced^ into the great engineering dispute the official intervention of the l)oavd| of trade. Right Won. C. T. Ritchie,! president of the board, proposes in! identical letter addressed to ~th masters and the men a, confereno between the representatives of federated employers and theengineefj ing unions shall be held forthwith' ' discuss aud settle the hours of labpr."3 IOWA PATENT OFFICE RgPOP DES MOINES, Out, 22. r and patents have been secured tlirougj our agency during the past week follows: . J. J. Prossor, oC Des Moines, been gran ted a copyright for a w entitled "Common Sense grapliv." , . I'VW. Webster, of Des Moines, been granted a copyright for a of L. M. Shaw. Patents were allowed, b".t not issued, as follows: To L. Gist, of Lake City, foi automatic check row corn planter » marker. Rotary motion or tne *•< ria"-e axle is utilized for biraultaneoy operating tho seed dropping, marking 1 mechanisms at regular of space and by menus " f Phorioi phOtPJ m inter of _. Lathrop and F. C. burgh, of Atlantic, for a plumb in winch the pointer is provided tv wings to restrict vibration To W. U. 'Gray, of EddyvilJe, improvements in his corn hafve?W To J. WeiniKH't, of U°V»\ ™ boiler furnace adapted t° v _.°°™*W steam and hot water to' ™«lp,tcw » building and also at the same t utilizing ah 1 heated in a ol>»°|*l rounding the boiler for. hoaUPf partments in the same bm ding- Our office was established I the convenience of western »vW No need of goiug east or patent office work to a«orno)» Solicitors Vtft trivance for parlor use. It advantages of tho hammock its perils. Engaged lovers who never "faU oiu." Ether was administered MavyWUitten, of by a dentist who was about somo of her teeth. Betore wore pulled the woman was At the marriage of 0. I* • Brl« and Mrs- S. J. Hedges, bo«i »« of Platte county, Missouri, » , the jrropm acted as best

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