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Logansport, Indiana
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Tuesday, September 29, 1896
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JOURNAL XXL LOGANSPORT INDIANA, TUESDAY MORNING. SEPTEMBER 29, 1896. NO-233. , CLOAK MERCHANTS FOR Satisfaction or Yoer Mraey Back. : We've Raised Our • . Buyer's Salary .,. '• , lie did such splendid work In the Now York iluxket this year . that \ve just couldn't help it. 'He bought CloSLks so cheap that \ve believe we will do nil tiie business done to town. Last year Cloaks were (jhe;ip,"but tills year our prices are 25 per cent, loss than then. JC you bad a man. In your employ vlio could go out and buy •Wilwirt <it 20 cents a bushel you'd' raise his salary. That's just why we -raised OUT Cloak Buyer's .salary. , lie is sLill In New York waltchiug for Cloaks on an average of 20 coot wheat, anil he is selli'ivg us a sin-idl lot every day. •v We have «. lot o'C Ei.viver and Rough Goods Ganneuits with large and small buttons for trimming; Franklin frouts. Last soason we had ro ask $8.00 for a like gat-incut. This year the priee is Yes! We can sell you as fine a Jacket -as you want Cor $8=48 Like Cut or Fifty Other Styles. • . We Can 5 ' Toll '.the whole story here, but die Cape stock and Children's Wrap .stock n.nd Fur stock is a wonder. Come in .some day nud look around wnd seo that we know wh'nrt we n-ro tnilkimg n.Uont. Cnpes from ?2.-lS up. Wictsr Unslerwear Sals. We were successful Iti pureh rising -at n:bont SO coats on the dollar n large line of Ladies', CUi'ldrens' awl Men's Underwear. 'Monday we ivUil-opnnit'lie sale and Monday's buyers will reap a liarveist. Great 'bargains in, cMUdvoa's Uiidei-wc-nr w^ill bo 'here for you, at loss than 40 cents on thft dollar. Save your money by being -.at oiu- Bnrgalu table early Monday. The prices run like. rt.his: Boys' Hea\-y Cotton Vests, woi-Ui SOeeutts for Children's.IMf Wool Vests or Drawers, worth 00 ccaits, for Children's Mc-.riiio Vests or Drawers worth 40 cents 1'or Men ami Ladies' Xatuwil Gray Vests or Drajwors, fleciO'ed Wool Fleoced Vests or drawers, $1.35, for ..,,'. ...ISc 23c- 2r.c 23c 85c Agents for Butterrick's Patterns -431 Broadway. - • Street, r ou Are Saving Money- When you trado wibh us. Ncvor before ha^•e .prices liaoQ so low or quality so good as at the the present time.' It is a. chance for you to get solid reliable'foot wear at rock bottom pr'ices. Mean's Dress Slioes .>..,.. • Men's Working Shoes ,. .Woman's Dongola Button Shoes Womian's Fines Kid Button Shoes- Woman's House Slippers Children's School Shoes DSc OSc osc ............. ' ..... 4Sc ........ ...... Toe to OSc E. Get a pad and ruler with each pair. M. Walden & Company. * , 316 Fourth Street. SOLD ON MERIT. It is profitable to purchase First Class Goods of my kind but especially is this true when buying your FALL AND WINTER SUIT, as there is nothing that ihows cheapness quicker than a poorly cut and made tarment. Quality to suit the most exacting. Prices to suit Ihe times, . Carl W. Keller, Pallor and Draper. 311 Market Street. Natural Gas Rates. Partial payments annual rates begin Octo- jr 1st 1896, • Consumers desiring to avail themselves of khe annual rate, on the basis of six payments, phould arrange to have their stoves connected that date in order to be on time. Logansport ft Wabash Valley Gas Co> 317 & 319 Pearl Street. ly New Gpods. Are here. C?»1.I and examine them before buying, - The Practical Pearl Street Tailor. WESTWARD HO. . Mr. Bryan at Last-Turns His Face Toward Homei Makes Speeches at Lynn, Mass., and Providence, R. I.—Is Accompanied by Sewall. Lynn', Mass., Sept. 28. — William J. Bryan reached Lynn from Bath at 5:30 o'clock Monday, morning. ' Five hours of sleep had been his prepnr-ition for the day's hard work. lie reached Ne.wburyport at 4:45, where a reception committee Trom Lynn boarded his train, and at tlr; station here other local delegations met him end led the cheering for a knot of sleepy looking people, who awaited his coming. With Mr. Bryan wen-Arthur 6ewa.ll, who will accompany his running nmti: to Xew York; Joscpbu.s Daniels^ North Carolina; Fred W.Plaistefl, of Aug\ista,-ar.d S. S. nnd M. W. Sevall, nephews o'f the vice presidential candidate. The party wn<= taker, to. the Hr.iol Seymour, and while bmikfnst was being nrcparud Mr. Bryan tried to get a :itt.Ie more sleep. At 7:30 o'clock Mr. Bryan nnd Mr. Sewnll left the Hotel Seymour for Highland square, whore ihe presidential candidate spoke. Do- spite the early hour n groat crowd l.ail gathered there. Dryun'a Speech nt I.ynn, MIIKN. Mr. Bryan was introduced by John Drisuoll, and made a half hour's speech. Among other things he said: "Falllnff prices mean hard times and hard times have never been advocated in a platform By any party, although the ve T publican platform this year, without directly saylnpr so, promises to continue times hard and make them harder. Do you deny that proposition? I want you to iook at that plallorm. It declares a gold standard Is not desirable because the party pledges Itself to get rid oi it. If the double standard Is not more desirable than the cold standard, why does the republican party want to make any change? 11' the KOld standard Is good we ought to keep It but when the republican party attempts to jret rid of It, If admits it Is not as good as bimetallism.. But they promise you,, notwithstanding their desire to pet rid of the gold standard, that they will keep it until other nations help us to pet rid of it. Until then th'eyVsay we must malnta.ln the pold standard.-.No, I don't, think we will myself. If we'maintain the gold standard we must maintain those thlnss which are necessarily-'.,attached to It. ..We must maintain thJ(i\system ot issuing bonds to buy cold .whenever we want sold: When •we issue bonds.'and buy sold we create a demand for s'ol'd'--and raise Its purchasing power throughout, the world, but we arc contracting' ou'i'.'currcncy by piling It up in the vault's at'.'VV.ashing4on, when It ought to be out dolng'business amonff the people. Confidence VB. Money. There are- financiers who actually rejoiced at the Issufe. of bonds and said It would restore confidence. They oro trying to run business In this country with a larger and larger-percentage of confidence to the amount of, money on hand. And If they go on', the^people will-have.'all the coniidenco and no'money.. My.obaervatlon- has beennhat if'a. continence man comes Into a community, .the. man'who has', the least confidence h.ag the most money when the' fellow goes out. You say:' 'I am hungry!" They say; '-I'have'got a "remedy: Just .have ..confldenqc, .You have had a full meal and you will be just as well oft aa<S.' you had-.". You say you cannot get work. They say: 'Jugt have confidence; you have work and It will lie'all' rlsht.' You say: 'We cannot flnB a market for our shoes.'• 'Just have confidence that the people will buy 'and they wlll'buy.' ' • • '"There is only one place .where they think .the Confidence, game won't work. You go to one of these men who are all the time talking about confidence and ' ask to borrow money. Ho says: 'What security Iiave'you?'.y6'u aay: 'I will "give you nil the confidence-yqu-want.' ;Hc will 1 tell you he la not loaning on confidence this year.. Why Is It these financiers- are 30 anxious for you to have confidence In them when they do not have any confidence In you? They want security and tell you to got a good-name on your note or put up something that Is salable. The trouble is thlnss that used to be salable are not any more. Security that used to be good is not good security any more.. They are driving down the value of your security by- driving up the value of money. There is only one way to restore confidence and that is to give 1 confidence a basis to rest upon. [A voice: "Talk about Injunction."] "Government uy Injunction." "I have been talking about that -which is paramount In this campaign, and yet I realize there are other questions upon which people feel an Interest. 1 know they are In'teri-ited In the plank In our platform which declares against what is known as 'government by Injunction.' I know the people are Interested in that plank which demands arbitration because while. our plank is a national plank and Is.confined to arbitration : between tho employes enraged In interstate commerce .and their employers, yet tho indoraement ot the people of arbitration Is an important thing. It substitutes just and peaceful methods' of settlement In tho place of force. I believe that the principle o'f arbitration will become as well settled in this country While we younger 'men are still allvo as 1 the court of. justice is' .well settled to-day. If I have a difficulty with my neighbor I- do not. fight It 'out even if he wants to. I settle it in court.' I'want a place where wo can go and present our 'differences and let an impartial 1 arbitrator decide. The arbitration princi-i pie is nothing but an extensioivof the prln-. ciple ot courts of Justice. I recognize these things in our platform are material and "yet this contest is going'to turn on;, tho 'money' question because' we' have: reached a point when we.have got to declds,. whether wo' are going to le8'Islate l ;'Sorour' 1 own people'on the; financial .question, 'or' turn over the affairs of this country, tp' foreign nations and let them legislate,' for us," • ' ,-"• i i-. •'••:',. • '.' " :'.' On the conclusion.of his-speech'Jlr. Bryan returned with Mr. Bewail;,nod' the other members of his p.axty,,to.the,' Boston '•&, Muirifi station, followed'by a big crowd, which cheered hiiu repeat-';' cdly. The party took- the 8:23'express, for Boston. ••'.-.. . : . ' f' . Arriving at the .Union statioi. in Boston iit'S:3S a.'.< m., the candidates .and those aceonipa'nyiiig' thehrjuinped'into carriages and'.Vwere." driven"''raprdly across -to. .t'h'e/^'ark.- square,: .station; where they; .boarded the Colonial^.-ex-;.' press, of the'^rowdLnce division of the New York.XewiTJnyen & Hartford ruil- road, wh'ich left at nine O'CJ-.>CK tor Providence.'" . ••'•George Fred Williams met J'r, Bryan nnd Mr, Sewall ot the Park square station and left with them on-the train. .jMr. Bryan's trip from Boston to Providence.' was without special incident. George Fred Williams made the journey -\vitli him'. The members of the Providence reception committee, with John E. .Cojiley, secretary of the state central ;com'mittec, as chairman, were also on the. train. No stops were made 'en rsute; and Providence was. reached Ut 10:01;''.'' • _ • A crowd of 15,000 people greeted William Jennings Bryan and listened to a short-speech from him. A platform -had been erected near the Soldiers' and Sailors' monument, on Exchange.place, and here ex-Gov. Davis Introduced {he .democratic candidate. He ivas'gj-.ected'with cheers and delivered -a. short speech, being followed by Mr. Scwall.'and George Fred Williams. TheiV'Sttiy was confined 1o an hour, and at 1.1 o'clock the party took the train for Xew London. • As' soon- as Mr. Davis had finished his words 'of'introduction, Mr. Bryan took off -his-'cb.it" aJid 'for a few seconds he ga/.ed earnestly at the surging mass of people b'e'fo'rt! him. After warning the immense crowd against pickpockets, Mr. Bry;;n'said,.in part: • An Houd.it IJollnr. "I do not come to preach to you a new rrospel. 'The; position w!«ch we take on the money Question Is an old position, not a new one.i We arc not flying In the face of natural law's as our opponents sometimes assert,--nor. firo we trylnp to overturn the principles.of political economy. Those who advocate bimetallism are the only ones In this campaign who are telling economid truths rind defending the natural laws of trade. . When I define an honest dollar as an honest .dollar, which does not change In Its purchasing power It may give to you a definition -which has been a sound definition among -all writers on political economy, When I give you that definition, I ani" simply'giving you a definition which 1ms. been 1 given to the world by that distinguished educator who lives in this_city and who Is an honor not only to the city and to this stale, but to the nation. ••President Andrews In a recent work, entitled 'Au'Honest Dollar' commences the first chapter with the words which I shall ouote: '.It' Is'always assumed or admitted that the 'Ideal sort of money would be money with . a unit, having a ?teadfast general purchasing power,' TVhen Prof. Andrews describes' the Ideal money as a money whose .unit. Is the steadfast . or general average of' purchasing power, he planted himself upon .the solid rock and all the financiers of this and other countries cannot prevail against the character of this •leflnltion. [Applause.] The poet has told ua that 'an honest man Is the noblest work , of God,' We may 'supplement this statement by 'adding that an honest dollar, wherever it Is found or made, will be the noblest work of'mar.. But, my friends, the gold dollaf*. which' Is praised to-day as the honest dollar.-. IB.nof-the.honost dollaivand those who love if most love,H,,because of its own dishonesty as a dollar. [Applause.] An honest dollar is one which preserves its general purchasing power trom day to day and from year to year. Then the dollar Milch rises in purchasing power is ju»t ; as dishonest as trie-dollar which falls*'in-purchasing-power." ' . Mr. Brybh-reachcd Xew London from Providence}'at.J 2:1" p.Jii.- Asl.and-had been erected'ut Uic soldiers' and sailors 1 [mbri'uinqnt,'' adj-acen,t to the railv ay station,-and frqm"this Mr. Bryan mtide an .address an hour long to an audience .' of about'.3,'000 people. Me was cheered ' frequency and ".isked several questions by 1 people,in the.crowd. George li'rud Williams'"said a few words at the con> elusion; of the presidential candidate's ' dddres's,'' : and the party, then returned ' .to the'''station and took the .1:25 train for-.New'York.; A large crow! assembled-'a*, the. station to see Mr. Bryan 'offi.' jffr'.i'Se-w.ill dj.d not leave the train . at Newot'ondon, but continued on '.o X'ewYork... •'.'•"':'" • ' •'" "liryoii at Sewall'i Home. ' .Bath,'Me!,. Sept; 23.—After an arduous 'Week of speechmaking, Nominee Bryan"rested Saturday night and Sun', day 'at the home in' this city of Arthur SewalJ-,..his' running mate on the dem ocratic national ticket. He arrived with Mrl Sewall on the evening train, " and'nfter dinner went to Custom-House square,'-which was crowded with cheering people. Cannon and fireworks took part-in "the salute given the nominees. When-quiet was restored, Mr. Sewall 'introduced Mr. .Bryan, who, after" a few fcbrnpliments to Mr. Sewall, went di'r'cct'ihto his argument. He said: ' 'Vu't Working to Oolp Mine-Owners. - '-"We are not tor-free coinage to help ihe mine- owner, or because sliver is produced In the" United 'States. We would bo as 'Veart'JIy'ln'..favor of free coinage if not an bunco had been-produced in the United States; Wo are for gold as well as silver,' but ^'hold that gold should not demanJ a monopoly oi coinage. If sliver were given 'frco' 'coinage and gold were excluded we would"09 for the free coinage of «Jld. Any . monoy.- that Is legal tender ana will pay • debts- and 'taxes, whether It bo gold or silver' orgreenbaclcs; is good enough for us." '•'••'•'•'.i gome Questions Answered. '-Mr Bryan then proceeded with an argu- -rn'ont on the science of money, In the course ot ! whlph a man'ih the audience askod: ' '"It you buy silver at the present price '•hb'W' > hYuch can'you get It made into money .'fpr '"under- free'coinage 7" .To .which he re•. '' ; .''Uhdcr the present'law_ you could not. ''- coined.'at all, but" under the free of.sllver^ou can't find a man fool , to,'sell you the silver at.lesst::an lliejcoinage valued" >' •••• • . '. '• J> But: the gbvarnment stands back of It," u'rgeH-iriother. hearer. . .''... . . ^ jr"TUe;tredsury would not back sliver any -xnlarb.- -than - it •. backs, -gold," replied Mr.. BrjyrV "That'Is the gold-standard idea 'tHaf'you have 'got. to back something, Bimetallism-, giyes ;you' two moneys which '' -•••j,,- • National Bunk Dlvldohd.' , i J -Wji'shington., Sept. 23 — The .comp- •tvolleii of tlie.currency.ha-: declared a "ieconcl'dividend of ten per cent, in favor Of the creditors of the Wichita national btmk*>f Wichita', Kan. k I$trisvi')le,;.'Ky., Skpt.'as.-'The W. T. *$& iMiU-'-'aud- Supply company made bilitics*a'bou't- S20.000 each. A BIG EXCURSION. Central New Yorkers Plan-to Visit McKinley at Cantom A Delegation of Ohioans Call Monday —Fusion Spoiled in Pennsylvania- Other-Political Notes. Canton, 0., Sept. 28.—H. D. Burrill.of Syracuse, N 1 . Y., is here arranging for a large excursion from central New York on October C. The excursion will be under the auspices of the Syracuse Evening Journal. It is expected that C.OO person* will join the party. Mr. Bun-ill had a talk with Mnj. McKinley Monday noon and told him the republican escort of Syracuse, the Fulton Continentals, .1 hundred, wheelmen and the Syracuse Woman's league would be among his Syracuse visitors. Most of the prominent republicans of central New York will come on the Journal's excursion. Among those expected are ex-Senator Frank Hiscock, ex-Collector Francis Hcndrieks, Congressman T. L. Tool, lion. Ciuroll E. Smith, State Senator Horace White and Daniel Crichton. A delegation o'f voters from Lisbon and other towns in Coltiinbiana county, O., arrived at 12:30 Monday and were escorted Lo "Maj. MeKinley's residence. Congressman It. W. Taylor wns the spokesman. He made a ringing speech and was henruly applauded. MXi. Me- Kinley's response wns most, enthusiast-' k'iilly received. He was addressing 1 an audience of his old constituents, and they were generous with their applause and expression of interest. The ministers of the African American Methodist Episcopal church of the northern Ohio conference, with 100 othor colored citizens of Cleveland, called on M:ij. McKinley at Iwo o'clock Monday afternoon. Bishop Arnott siiade an eloquent address'to Maj. McKinley, who responded briefly and then shook hands with nil of his visitors. Populists Spoil Fusion In Pennsylvania. Harrisburg. Pa'., Sept. 23.—The resignation of Harry Alva:: Hall as an elector on the democratic, ticket has been received at the state department. As the last convention nomiirjTed nine dnmlidntcs' to fill vacancies of district electors, and is there are o'nly six'va- rnncics, it i.s proposed to put one of I he three surplus nominees in Ua!!'s pl'iCC. The time .for filing certificates of nomination is up at midnight Tuesday. The populists Saturday night, filed certificates of nomination for Jerome T, Aif- "mim nnd'John P. Gorrell for congress- man'at large, thus breaking tie fusion by which the democrats were to support Ailman and the populists Dewitt C. Dewitt. It is snid that Correll will not get off. . Chulrmiin Jonen (jjowfl to Now York. Chirago', Sept. 23.—Chairman Jones, of'the democratic' national commitiee, quintiy left fen- Xfiw York Sunday afternoon. It is understood that, he goes to confer with Senator . Gorman . and other easlern. lenders as to the course (o be pursued in New York stale following the withdrawn] of John .Boyd Thacher ns candidate'for governor. Algcr ,1'urty In Iowa. Dubuquc, la., Sept. 23, — The Al-jer party was reenfirced here .by Gov, Drake, Senator Allison. Congressman Henderson and W.'F. Cody, who nlso addressed the 'multitude nt Washington' park Monday mo?-n:ng.' The.pr>rtyleftat noon for Waterloo and M'arsha!itown. Dobn 111 Texas. Dallas, Tex., Sept. 23. — Eugene V, Debs arrived Sunday night. He addressed Dallas labororganizationsMon- day night. Political leaders are show, ing him mr.rked attention, ns both silver factions—Bryan nnd Sewnll and Bryan and 'Watson men—desire him to express himself in such n manenr as to bo of advantage to their partisan interests. It is likely Debs will avoid politics as "far as possible. Secures ft Luke Superior Terminus. Ishpe.mi.ng-, Mich.. Sept. 2S. — The Munising i-. Western railway will have its western terminus here instead of Swnntzy, as originally planned. This will give the Chicago & Northwestern system a'Lake Superior terminus at Munising, offsetting the arrangement of the St. Tan! system for securing a Islka terminus at Marquctte through connection with the Luke Superior & Ishpern- ing railway. Vote to Continue the Strike. Lcadville, Co)., Sept. 28.—There was some firing Sunday night and early Monday morning, but it was merely the firing of guards, demanding the halting of strangers. The conference of the miners' committe/; of five resulted in a desisibn to continue the strike. It is understood. The,vote.is said to hate been 3 for a continuance and 2 for nn effort looking to n compromise. Han»K« r of ft Wringer Company Hissing. : Boston, Sept. 2S. — Harold Gray, sou of Lawyer A. T. Gray, of Boston, and one of the most prominent young men of Hyde Park, has disappeared. For some years he has been Ihe Boston manager of the American Wringer- company, of New.York. He is charged- by the company with having misappropriated' its funds, the shortage being 1 placed at from $20.000 to ?3g',000. Gurmnn Count Coming tp ; Wf»»hlnKton. ': Washington, Sept. 2S.—Count Von Goetzcn,' flrst .lieutenant of Uhlans of the'imperial guards, and well known as tin African explorer? will, on December 13, succeed the German military attache at the embassy here. INDIANA NEWS. Told in Brief .by Dl3rJit3h3i from Various Localities. MlMlng Girl at Cripple creeli. Anderson. Ind., Sept. 2S.~Ten month* agxD Lillie Gilmore eloped from thLseitJ 'with Charles Bingham, her employer. As both were well known and Uinghum was married the case attracted considerable attention. No traces were found of. them nnd no word was received until Saturday, when 1 he young woman's mother received a letter ^rom CrippleCrcek saying- that she wns thc-re, living- well, in good health and hnd ?75,000 stock in the Gladstone mini.', which has just developed untold w.ealih. She did not mention Bing-ham. Judgment Confirmed. Anderson, Ind., Sept. 28.—>TtuJg-ment for $10,000 given John Irish, (idminis-* trator of the estate of Jesse D. Harroll, ngainst the Alexandria Gas company, was confirmed by a ruling of the appellate court. .This was n test case, nnd upon its success depended eight more suits, aggregating ?100.000. All grow out of the natural^ gas explosion nt Alexandria two years ago, which completely destroyed a huildii.'g-. TT.'ir- roil ancl five other occupants \vcro cau.g-ht.in the fnT.ling- timbers and burned to death. Heart Enough for Two Men. •\V3bash, Ind.. Sept. 2S. — Edward Lewis, o£ this ^ity. has a heart twice the size of normal. Physicians wbo have examined him say tb.i-' Lewis* heart is eight inches in lcn£;h and fully as much in diameter. When Mr, Lewis induig-es in slight exertion his heart beats violently and the t'irobssre audible several feet distant from hjm. The abnormal development of 1he heart has forced out his breast, producing a deformity. Miners Strike End)). Terro Haute, Ind., Sept. 28.—The officials of the Jackson Hill Coal company, whose mines in Sullivnn county hare been tlic scene of much excitement for B week through the repeated repulse of constables by the women when the officers attempted to evict the strikers' families from the company's houses, sav that a settlement has been madfl with (.he men by which they are to return to work at the 55 cents price. Bitten by n Home. • Ligonier. Ind., Sept. 2S.—Mi?. John Machalwaska. of Sherman, a little town near the Michigan line, had a terrible encounter with a frenzied horse. She attempted to drive .the horse 1 from the yard, when the,crazed brute attacked her. burying its toeth in her face.; It is feared the. horse was suffering from the rnbies and the out-come of Mrs. M.achnlwaska's 'injuries causes great anxietv. Her condition is critical. lilccotlghs May Bo Fatal. Kokomo, Tnd.. Sept. 28.—Eev. E. C. Siler, pastor of the Friends' church at West Middleton, this county, is lying nt the point of death from a peculiar cause. In addition to other ailments, Mr. Sijer was ten days ago seized with a fit i ~ hiccoughing and has hiccoughed constantly "since. Medical attendants sny'he can live but a short time'.' 'Mr. 1 Siier is 68'years old and one of themost wide!}' known ministers in the state. Dentists Elect OfflciTK. Ligonier, Ind., Sept. 2S.—The North-' cr.n Indiana association, which has beeii in session ?.t Kendallville, elected Die following officers: Dr. S. B. Browr., Fort Wayne, president: Dr. S. B. .To'nrscn, Auburn, vice president: » Dr. J. F. Warner, Elkhart, secretary and treasurer; executive committee. Dr. J. F. Warner, Elkhart; Dr. H. A. Moycr, Xcn- daJlv.il!e; Dr. J. McCurdy, Fort Wayne; DK-'-'S. M. Cunimlngs, Elkhart; Dr. H. J. Church, La Porte. Xow OH Strike. Union City, Ind., Sept, 2S. — The Standard Oil company is developing a new oil field about six miles ftorth of this place and started a well On the Wellbonrn farm about two weeks ago and struck- such a powerful flow of gas at the depth of 433 feet that the me',) were compelled to abandon borinp for the time being. Veteran* Close a Reunion. •Ilcbart, Tnd., Sept. 2S.—The exercises of the Lake and Porter County brigade, which was in sos-sion in Hogpi.rt for three days, ended with a taxless session at which MnrtL. Deurtfte, of Valparaiso, was unanimousl^iiected camp , Coo^, of Hobart, lhn Elem. of Vr]parsisa, commander,, colonel, and adjutant. Under n Cloud. Richmond. Ind.. Sept. 2S.-^Tames W. Henderson, a- loc-al attorney, was arrested here for embezzling- about S1 : !00 of i.he funds of Woodward lodge of odd fellows, of which he -.vas the' secretary. He was released n r . a bond ofS2.00(5. SuccoHxor to Slurriiy BrliEjrs. Terrc Haute, Ind., Sept. 2S.-^The trustees of the state normal school here elected"Capt. W. H.'Armstrong to succeed the late Murray Briggs as president. - •nf the. board, a position Mr. Briggs had hold for 10 years. Killed by t!;n Car*. Yincenncs, Ind., Sept. 23.—John'Bird- B!OW, of this county, wns run over by , an Kvansvillc & Terrc Haute passenger train at Hnzlotoh and instantly killed while watching a ball game. , Took Aelrt for Urandy. ' Marion, Ind., Sept. SS.-Johs Troub.. drank carbolic acid, and died in n few. moments. He mistook the bottle for. one containing brnndy. His home wn» ID West Virginia.

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