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ff^^wpsg^ , r ^^^^ PART 10 NOW READY. In elegant Cloth or Leather Bindings. The Journal has made arrangements with Longwell & Cummings, the book binders, to bind all the Dream City Portfolios distributed to Journal subscribers or any others which may have been procured elsewhere. The covers are of tasty and elegant design in Embossed Cloth or Russia Leather and will be bound complete at prices varying from $1.20 to $2.35. Take your portfolios, as soon as complete, to Longwell & Cummings, 5th and Market Sts., who will fill the order at once. MEETS PRAISE FROM ALL Every person who has taken advantage of our^ofler of MflRIB BURROUGH'S ftRT PORTFOLIO OP STflOB CELEBRITIES •dmitBthat not only have all our representations in regard to He intrinsic merit* beon fully justifled; not only has every promise been kept, but the work EXCEEDS ALL EXPECTATION. Th« demand for it has amounted to a rush which it has kept us busy to supply, and although we knew that It would be popular, has surpassed our most sanguine hoped in. regard to n. it merit, the popularity It h*« gained. It is unique among artistic publications - treats a popular subject, in a popular way, presents portraits of ALL THE 'GREAT LIGHTS OF THE STAGE in the most attractive manner known to «t and each park comprises twenty handsome half-tone photographs, FINISHED IN TWO COLORS, these being the latest and best pictures of eaoh wblebt, with a well, written biographical sketch of each. Don't fail to secure the back numbers and secure the forthcoming parts M they arrive. Two parts issued each week. Part 7 now ready. CUT THI» OUT. "IF CHRIST CAME TO CHICAGO" COUPON. -If CbhttOaiMtoCblK«K" pro ran oviv CUT THIS OUT. , 1804. STAGE CELEBRITIES, This Coupon wltb two others of dlfleieM dat«(i,»naT«n Oenw, te good lor one Sirti •ontainlng twenty portrait., ol UM Marie Bnmngh's Art Port* ItUo of Stage C«lebriti«*. THE AT A MOFS1LERCY. A Colored Brute Lynched in Logan County, 0. Militia Called Out to Protect Him— Soldiers Hoodwinked by. Citizens- Lynched After They Retire. TRA01C AFFAIR IN A BUCKEYK TOWS. CLICVKLAND. 0., AprTl 18.— Seymour Newlin, a negro with nbad reputation committed a criminal assault Saturday night upon an iig-ed woman named Mrs. Knowles, living at Rushsylvania, Lo gau county, 0. He was captured Sun day morning, but when the sheriff ar rived from Ucllefontalnetotiilce charge of the prisoner a mob which had col leeted refused to give him up. Th( sheriff summoned a posse, but the mob would not yield. A call was then inadi upon the militia, and a company lof Bello/outaine late in the afternoon for the scene of trouble. The crowd of infuriated citizens a Rushsylvania were apprised of the de parture of the military, and long b foro their arrival were armed at massed around the calabooue to receive them, and when the company arrived at the building 100 voices warned them the cltlrens were determined that blooc would flow before the prisoner would bo surrendered. The sheriff, who re mained on tho ground, was informed that only the life of the negro woul satisfy their vengeance. The mob swore that the entire state militia, could not take him away. The sheriff parleyed with tlie leaders, who declared that if the soldiers were ordered back to Kellefontaine they would try to protect the prisoner until morning and give him a hearing in Rushsylvania. They also told the sheriff that he muai promise that no attempt should be made to get the man away until after the preliminary examination. Tbreutencd to Uie Dynamite. Sheriff Sullivan, who was in com mand of the soldiers, was informed that there were six dynamite cartridges under the calaboose q^ad if any attempt was made to fire a mm or fix a bayonet the building and tbe prls* oner would be blown into eternity. After parleying for a time the sheriff decided that he could do nothing and the troops were ordered M return to Bellefoutaine on a promise from the citizens that they would care tor the prisoner and see that no harm came to him. The troops left at 8 o'clock. The dyoamita talk was supposed to be a blurt, but after the sol- liers left six bombs wore hauled from ieneath the calaboose. The Blob Get* to Work. As soon as the soldiers were out of sight preparation* were made to string up the prisoner. It was asserted that was an old-time malefactor and had seen in the Ohio penitentiary three ,imes. The advice of their loaders was disregarded by the (Treat mass of the cit- zens, who shouted: "Hang himl" Then rush WB« made for the place of confinement, which was a small wooden structure that was not able to resist ihe onslaught. The frightened yells of ,he negro could be heard above the oise of the lynchers. It was just 8:50 o'clock when a determined onslaught was made. HaoiEed to a Cottonwoud Tree. The building was overturned and the itruggling 1 negro quickly taken from t. A rope had been procured. A noose was put about the neck of the trembling wretch and ho was dragged to a cotvonwood tree about 100 yards distant Very little was said and no opportunity was given to the prisoner to make a confession or statement A dozen willing hands grasped the rope and the negro was swung into the air. As his body rose above the mob the air vas rent with tbe shouts of the men and women who had assembled to witness the lynching. As soon as the work was finished the mob dispersed md quiet was restored. ADMIRAL' IRVYIN RETIRES. ilnffalnr Similarity Betwmn HU Experience ami Th»t of Bcnhnm. WASHISSTOX, April 16.— Boar Admiral John Irwin wa» placed on the re- Ired list Sujiday by the operation of aw on reaching the age of 02 years. le hauled down his flag on the Phila- elphla at Honolulu as Admiral Ben» iam did on the flan Francinco at Oura- oa five days ago. It is an odd coincidence that both htse admirals, after forty-seven years' ervlco in the nary, both having been ippointed In 1847, should retire aboard hip in foreign waters without turning heir commands over to ranking sue- essors, and should both be brought tome as passengers on merchant TCS- ela. Admiral Kirkland, who succeeds Admiral Benham, Is now in England on ils way to join the South Atlantic quadron at Montevideo, and Admiral Valker, who will command the Pacific tation, cannot reach Honolulu for sev- ral days yet, having left San Fran- igco for Honolulu April 7. Commodore Skerrott, commanding the Asiatic squadron, becomes a rear admiral, succeeding Admiral Irwin in ;bat rank. Commodore Joseph Fyfle, now commandant of the Boston navy •aid, entered the navy on the same day fith Admiral Irwin, and is now at the iead of the list of commodores. Killed HU Vlctlot'i Brother. CHATTANOOGA, Tonn,, April it).— At Lebanon church, near Cleveland, Sun- ay Walter Scott shot and Killed ohn Johnson and was himself,, shot hrough the .thigh and had his hor»e hot from under him, Scott had b*- tray ed Johnson's sister, and th« latter i»d •worn out a w«r»nt for hli wrest. 'h« m«n met Sunday »t the Sunday ehool and a dispute *roM, with tn« A worldly woman womer mner oe prmlMd tot her beauty than btr wit COMPLETED^THE COURSE, Brief But Thorough Infraction Given at the Union School, I Ho made his appearance at the Union j school the other morning, and, arriving ] ahead of time, ho prevented any feeling of loneliness from seizin^- him by licking three boys and riding the gate off its hinges. Ho went in with the crowd when the bell rang, and, finding no empty seat, he perched himself on. the wood-box. When school finally opened, the teacher secured hia name and began asking- him questions, in order to find out how ho should bo graded. "Can you spell?" she asked. "What kind of spelling?" he cautiously replied. "Spoil 'house,' If you please." "Frame or brick house?" he asked. "Any kind of a house." "With a mortgage on it?" "You may spell 'man,' if you will," she said, giving a severe look, "Man?" "Yes." "I don't care much about spelling 'man' this morning, but I will this afternoon. I've spelled it with my eyes shut." "Do you know your alphabet?" sho asked, changing the subject. "Never had any!" was the prompt reply. "Do you know anything about reading?" "I read like lightning!" ho answered. She handed him a reader, and said: "Let me hear you read." "Read right out loud?" "Yes." "I'm afraid it would disturb the children!" he whispered. "Go on, and let mo h»ar you read." Ho looked carefully at the page, scowled his brow, and read: "If I was a lame boy and didn't get any peanuts in my stocking Christmas, but I'd mako things jump around the house next morning!" Ho handed back the book and the teacher asked: "Richard, how many are three and three?" "Three and three what?" he inquired. "Anything." "It's a (rood deal according to what It is," he replied, as he settled back. "1 know that three and throe cats don't make a dog!" "Did you ever study geography, Richard?" "Yes, mam." "What is geography?" "It's a book," "Is this world round or flat?" . "Hills and hollars," he replied. "Richard, can you write?" "Write what?" "Can you write your name?" "I could, I suppose; but I've got my name without writing it" 'Can you write a letter?" •Who to?" "To any one." "Yes, I could, if I had money to pay the postage." "Well, Richard," she s»id, in despair, 'you will have to go into the lower room, if you want to come to school here." "I drutheu stay here," "But you can't." "I'll bet you this knife ag'in ten cents I can." She took him by the arm to remove him, but he laid his hand on her shoulder and said in a warning voice: "Don't got me mad now, or I.'11 let jnyself loose." She called the principal down, and »s he approached the boy ho demanded: "Boy, what are you doing here?" "Gittingeducation," replied Richard. "You go right down stairs now!" continued the principal, 'Well, don'tsass me, for I never was Here before!" replied Richard, slowly moving his legs as if he meant to get down. The principal took him by the collar oijd jerked him around, got kicked on the shin, and bitten on the wrist, and finally landed the young student on the walk. '.'Now yon go. homo!" he shouted, as •be triad to recover his breath. "Am I educated?" inquired Biehard. "You »eom to bo," "Glnjmo a diplomy. then." "You clear out, or I'll have you arrested." "Hain't 1 a scholar in this school no more?" "No, sir." Who owns this schoolhousc?" <lo- KNOWLEDGE Brings comfort and improvement and tenda to personal enjoyment when rightly used. The many, who Jive better than others and enjoy life more, with less expenditure, by more promptly adapting the world's best products to the needs of physical being, will attest the value to health of the pure, liquid laxative principles embraced in the remedy, Syrup of Figs, _ Its excellence is due to its presenting in the form moat acceptable and pleasant to the taste, the refreshing and truly beneficial properties of a perfect lax- Btive; effectually cleansing the system, dispelling colds, headaches and fevers and permanently curing constipation. It has given satisfaction to millions and met wlthlthe approval of the medical profession; because it acts on the Kid- Eeyi, Liver and Bowels without weak- «htng them and it Is perfectly free from every objectionable substance. of Figs in for asle by all drug«1 bottles, but it ii man- ufactnred by the California Fig Syrup Co. only, whose name i* printed pn every TOokmae, »l»o the name, pyop of * Jg»j udTan* well informed, you wiU not ««*ptM7»ubitituU jf "No matter— you clear out." "Will you come out in the yard here where you can't hang to an y thing"?" asked the boy. "Begone, I say"' "Don't draw no derringer on me!" warned the boy, as ho backed off; "nor don't you think you can scare me with any of your bowie-knives!" The principal walked in and shut the door, and, after the new boy had stood there long- enough to show that lie wasn't afraid, he turned and walked off, prowling to himself: "I'll git foreman ol No. 0 to pound that feller afore he's a week older." — Street and Smith's Good News. A Sum Mffu. Thu business man suspected that one of his clerks was doinn; more gambling than was good for him, and he sent an old emploj'O to investigate, lie made his report very soon. "Well," asked the employer, "what did you learn?" "That he bets some." "A groat deal?" "O, no, only a liule." "How do yon know?" "Well, I asked him about a game of poker ho s»,t in the night before, and he said, 'Yes, I was there and 1 won twenty-five dollars.' " "I should say that indicated he was very deep in it," exclaimed the horrified employer, "Quite the contrary," dissented the investigator. "If he had been at it very Jonjr he never would have said, 'I won twenty-five dollars,' but 'I win twenty-five dollars.' That's the only g-enuinc sign of a veteran at the business." — Detroit Free Press, So Ne»r and Yet So f»r. To havo your sweetheart f»r away, It makes cilslcncn dark and droar; But 1 1 Is worse— alackaday— To have her distant when shc'a near. — N. Y. Press. THE MARKETS.. ClralD, ProTlilonn, Etc. CHICAGO, April ID. FLOun-Jn moderate demaed BDd rathei easy. Quotation* r»DKO as follows: Winter- Putent*, I2.800ai5; straights, KOOfl 2.70: clears, FilO*2.40; uccouas, 11.803 1,00; law gnuJcs, tl. 50*1.79. Sprint— P»t*nls, 18.2008.00; stmighu. te.3oas.00; Bakers', H.7J 02.20: low grades, »LtO«l.M>; Red Dog, IL3i« 1.6U; Ryn, B.40O2.60. VVH1AI— Bather quiet and unsettled. Cash, 68Ha6»kc: May, 6ett&#>fcc; July, 6iua8&x COIIN— Modoravely active and firm. No. H, SSMo; No. 2. Yellow, 88140; No. t, S7J(o, and No. 3 Yellow, sgo; April, Sio under May; May, j u iy, avttessxe; September, Ivy Poisoning Eight Years of Suffering Perfect Cure by Hood's Sar*ap«rlllft "C. I. Hood & Co., Lowell, Mass.: " Dt»r Sir*: —We have tried Hood's Sarsapv rllla and find It to bo Ml you claim for it My wife was poisoned toy Ivy when a young womiD, and for eight years was troubled every teuoa Hood's^Cures \rttn the breaking out and terrible Itohlng ind burning. I thought hers was as bad a cast M anyone ever had. Sho vas In this distressing condition every year until sho began to take Hood's Sarsaparllla, which has effected a perfect cure, without leaving any scars, and sb« hftsbiui N o Sign of the Polaon Since. ' She Is well and licarty. I have taken Hood'* Sarsaparilla after t!>e grip with good results, «o4 liave also given it to our four children. 'Wear* all pictures of perfect health and owe It to Hood's Sarsaparllla." J. C. FBIEMAIC, Van- N. fe. If you decide to takt Hood's Sarsspa- rlUa do not be Induced to buy any oilier Instead, HOOd'» Pills aro hand made, and perfect- In proportion and appearance. 25c, p«r box. Sep OATS—Qulot and steadier. No. 2 cash, 82c; May, 31XC38Ji<Ji July, 28xa»K°: tember, »?<O3i>Kc, Samples in fair and steady. No. 8, 32ftSS)4c; No. 3 W bile. 3<a S5c; Nc. 2, 325i«*8Sic; No.. 8 White, SJHtt^iHc KYI—Casn rye moderate eules, but ruiurei dtfll. No. £ cash, «c, and sample Ion, (03510; May delivery. Me. BAKU*—Steady: offerings light Choice tjj sample, C*358c; fair to good, ClOMc: com. mon, 46960C, and low grado 4S®40c, wilt screenings I16.UOS17.M per ton. MKBS POHK—Trading moderate and price« hiKher. Quotatlocs ranged at liaoOaiS,--» foi cash rcsnl»r; ll.1(»ai&« for May, and H8.H Qia.3i for July. LAHD—Market ratber quiet and blether, Quoi*tlbns ranged at IZTOtJ'.W for cash; IT.O! tt7.U5 for May, and »7.SEi4ft7.«7V4 for July. LITI PODI-THT—Per pound: Chickens. 80; Turkeys, 7«jlOc; Ducks, 6910c; Ueese, I&003 6.00 por do7*n, BCTTEII—Creamery, llfflKJc: Dairy, 15S310; Fucltlng Stock, SO'OC. OILS—Wisconsin prime White, T«e: Watei White, 7«o; Michigan Prime White, 8Kc; Wiv MrWhlW,^c: Indiana Prime White, 8)40; Water White, SJio; Headlight, 175 test, SHc; Oas- oline, W dot's, llHo; M dag's, »e; Kaplitha, OS , , LIQUORS— Distilled spirits ateady on the basil of ll.I* per g&L {or Untuned goods. N*w YORK, April 16. WDBAT— No. 8 red opened weak and lower. From largo gales the market became dull. May, 62Ha<2 H-14o; July, OIHQMXc: December. 70!»«l70Kc. Cons— No. z opened firmer on light receipts and covering of aborts. May, 4SJiO48Xc; July, fj OATS— No. 2 dull ,and weak at flrst, afterward steadier. May, S«HC"*»e; track vrbtto State, S»4O43V»o; track wnlte Wtttorn, 3flHO4f!ic. PROVISIONS — Beef Srnx Family, Ml.soffl 1S.UO; extra meis, M.OO. Pork flrm. New mega, I14.OOai4.Si: family, $11M@1&.00; short clear, tl4.!fiij|16.0a Lard stronger. Prime western ateam, n<Q. TOIIDO, O., April 18. WHEAT— Quiet, flrm. No. 2 cash and April, °»o; May, &»*c; July, Aliio. COHM— Higher, dull No. 2 cash, 3S!4c; May, 89o. OATS— Firm. No. Z, »4o; Na * mlxed.SS^c. KTT- Steady. Cash, Wo. CtovBRSBHD— Firm. Prime oa«h and April, It 60; October, UK Ltv* Stock, CBJCAOO, April 14 Hoog—M»rket rawer active. Feeling nrm ana prices 109I6C higher Salog ranged at H8JQ J.DO for JflgB; rt.30a5.45 for light; I5.10@5.2J for rough pucliinir: » JJ6O&.50 for mixed, and «1SO«6.W for henry packing »nd shipping lots. CATTLI—Murkst rattier octlvo and Ilrm, Prices 10*]r* higher. Quotation* ranged ul U «O4 80 for choice to extra shipping Steers: I8,90(|4.» for good to choice do.; f3.60»*-"5lor fair to good, IS.lidlM ror common to medium do.; f3.10OR.46 for buichurs' Steori; IS.TOa3.20 tor Stackers; JS.SO*8,66 for Feeder*; Il.BOS»s.ao for down; K.75»8dO tor Hoifers; JS.OOB1S.50 for Bulls; IS.7033.80 for Texas StocrB, and Veal Calves. Bearer. In the crusade Inaignriitdd n«irlj h»U a cen- turf ago against the professional Ignorance of toe oW scbxwl ol medicine. Hosteller's Stomach Bitters WM a standard bearer. Its victories over dlMue, when tbe old time specifics prow» ab J ec ' ; fallora, proved tkat the pseudo-philosophy which sanctioned the administration ol violent remedies where tha case required none, which laid down ai unalterable rules Wood tetawt, violent purgation, the use «t emetics and tUe employment « corroslvK and cumulative poisons In simple cases of liver and malarial complaint, was m fact tt* woist of. un»hlloioph7. oontrtw alike v> the iBWi of tro» medicinal science. otnreleDeanii of oownoaiiMe. BUlouineM, coattlpaUon ana chilli Md fever, u now twstod to the Bitttir pwmptlvyleW where before they obsttnMeU re«l|rtedMdfMMpned medication. 8odo<»*peP- •la, rheomatUfin and Mdney •only wniiMnbte by toll aftle tod re^U Great Triumph. Instant relief experienced and permanent cure by the moat speedy and greatest remedy in the world—Otto's Cure for lung and throat disease*. Why will you continue to irritate your throat and lungs with that terrible hacking cough when Ben Fisher, 311 Fourth street, sole agent, will furnish, you a free sample bottle of this guarantee remedy? Its success in simply wonderful, as your drugfiist will toll you. Otto'a Cure is now sold in every town and village on this continent. Samples free. Large bottles 50 cents. Wbo Smym niiennwttiin Cmnoot be Cured » My wife was confined to her bed for over two months with a severe attack of rheumatism. We could get noth* ing that would afford her any relief, and a? a last resort gave Chamberlain's Pain, Balm a trial. To our great surprise she began to improve after the first application, and by using it regular she was scon able to get up and attend to her housework,—E. H. Johnson, of C. J. Knutson & Go. Kensington, Minn. 50 cent bottles for sale by B. F. Kee&Hng, druggist For Over Fifty Yearn Mrs. Winslow's Soothing Syrup hM been used for over fifty years by millions of mothers for their children while teething, with perfect eucceM. It soothes the child, softens the gum«, allays -all pain, cures wind colic, and IB the best remedy for diarrhoea. I> will relieve the poor little sufferer immediately. Sold by druggiota in every part of the world. Twenty-five cenls a bottle. Be miro and sale for •Mrs. Window's Soothing Syrup" and take no other kind. Olad TldUu*. The grand specific for the prevailing malady of the age, dyspepsia, liver complaint, rheumatism, costive, ness, general debility, etc., is Bacon's Celery King for the nerves. This great herbal tonic stimulates the digestive organs, ragulates tbe Hver and restores the system to vigorous health and energies. Samples free. Large packages 50 cents. Sold only by Bee Fisher, 311 Fourthstreet. "Royal Bnbr'' Pert Wine. If you are reduced In vitality or strength by illness or any other cau»e, we recommend the use of* this OW Port Wine, the very bloed of tb* grape. A grand tonlo for nursing mother*, and those reduced by wwrt* ing disease. It creates strength; las- proves the appetite; nature's own remedy, muct preferable to Arugti guaranteed absolutely pure and over five years of age. Young wine ordinarily sold is not fit to uae. Insist O* having this standard brand, it oosU • no more, fl in <L"irt bottles. Bottled by Boyal Wine Co., Chicago. For sale by Johnston Bros. California Fruit Laxative is nature'* own true remedy. It combine! th« medicinal virtues of California fruit* and plants which are known to have • beneficial effect on the human system. Although harmless to the aort delicate constitution It ta thorough and effective, and will afford » peimanent cure for habitual constipation and the many disorders wising from* wert or inaotlTe condition o* the kidney*, liver, stomach and bowel*. For Ml* by all druggists at 60 cent* a bottle. Karl 1 * Clover Root, the new bloo* purifier, fire* fre*hne*i and alearne** totheoompl«U»M« our** eonrt«|*> tfon; S6o., «0o. and!* BoM by B. F.Keesllng

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