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CAVALRY LASSIES, Six SALVATION ARMY GIRLS BEGIN A CRUSADE. Will Curry the (Jotpcl fnto tho Kemote Region* of Fmins^lYinilu, Murylsml •n<l Oaliiwitro—Jir-Clrcns Quooii Among Them. IX Salvation Army lassies of Baltimore have formed a cavalry brigade and arc soon to begin to spread the gospel through Maryland, Pennsylvania and Delaware ou horseback. In the charges upon the hoses of sin these gallant women warriors wiu bo led by Capt. Blanche Cox, an equestrienne who won the plaudits of multitudes by her daring horseback riding in pink tights In a one-ring circus some years •ago, says the New York World, For Several weeks tic lassies have boon learning to ride. That was not so very difficult, as the ivar horses are graduates from street car linos with not enough, spirit even to attempt to buck or act unruly. It .was at, the first dress parade that tho lassies had trouble. Accustomed all their lives to the jingle and clack of bells the horses did not -.know quite how to act when they heard .the lively ting-a-llng- of tambourines and tho strumming of banjos. Some •of the horses thought it was a signal to go ahead and others regarded the sounds as a command to stop. A horse trainer, however, gave the animals a course of instruction so that We shall hear of fetes, where the principal feature will be the milking of cows by society women this summer, and many a flirtation, carried on over they now are quite tho equal of Sev- i the milk pail, will later on terminate enth cavalry mounts—as far as disclp- i in an engagement in the conservatory. MILADY 19 MILKING COWS. la the Lntoit pud In Souloly — Novel i Society's Litest fad. If wo may fcellove report, says milady is 'milking cows for iimusement and charily, says the Now York Herald. At a certain fashionable country scat the hostess, who is much interested in parish work, invented, or rather inaugurated, this lad for charitable purposes, with tho result that society has taken it up and for the moment the Holsteins and other breeds of cattle arc wondering what on earth is the matter. Bazaars may net. consi-J- •orabhi for the church, but 'to nee dainty daughters of society in picturesque costume or evening dress sitting on the lawn milking a gentle-eyed cow Is so great a i;ovolty every man .'or miles around will come and buy a glass of milk for sn-eot charity's sake, thereby swelling the receipts for milady's pet v/orlc. What the cows think of it cannot bo recorded. Their expression would lead one to suppose they feel highly honored. Milady's tapering fingers and deft manipulation of their udders does not lead them to suppose she is not an expert, nor can It be said she is not. As soon as milady is interested, languid and indolent as she roay seem, whatever Is a fad with her will quickly be learned. It was with some trepidation, however, . that the; milking of cows began. Every time' the cow looked around or switched her tail milady grew frightened and expected the pall to be kicked over. On one or two occasions tills did happen, to tho great amusement of the persons who stood around. Innumerable lawn V,HY PERSIA IS PEACEFUL. TEE SUNDAY SCHOOL. line Is concerned. When the captain plays on her banjo tho opening bars of "Break Away, Break Away from Sin!" the horses know it moans "Column four, guide right!" The weird •opening melody of "Hallelujah" means charge, and the soothing strains of "Kick out tho Devil" is understood by There is nothing more bewitching than two rounded arms, bared lo the elbow, two roguish eyes glancing up at you, a sensitive mouth smiling at you, and then you are lost—it may bo milk you are drinking at $5 a glass,but you don't c;ire. Milady sometimes wears a milking costume of Dresden shepherdess de- >roli.innin<-dnni Arc Nol nil Accro«ilT« Thcro an Tlioy Arc Eluawlierfl. Communications from Persia explain the remarkable quietude of the people j ami the absence of the usual attempts ; at rioting and assassination, notwith- : standing the violent removal of the j late shah, saya tho Edinburgh Scots- j man. For more titan a generation there has been in Persia little or none of the Mohammedan fanaticism which is at present foredooming-the more orthodox rule of the sultan of Turkey. The Shiah form of Islam, which prevails in Persia and ir. North India also; is considered a dangerous heresy by all other Mohammedans. The Persian MuJtahMs and Moollus are few In number, and even they are not unaffected by the growing Soofl belief, which saturates Persian literature and is really a form of Hidoo pantheism. Bishop Stuart, the Edinburgh citizen who has given his later years to continuing the works of Henry Martyn and Dr. Bruce at Isplian and Julia, as well as at Yezd and Kerman, finds the people open to the influence of medical missions and schools. What the Soofl mysticism began, in sapping tbe tenets of Islam, has of, late been continued to an even wider scale by the Babi faith, which is held intensely, though secretly, by .about 1,000,000-of-the-people. • -All Ba- bls are friendly to Christians. ' Islam is rapidly losing its hold on Persia. Occasionally when the church missionaries seem too openly active the paid Moollas try to excite the mob to terrify the converts, but they treat the bishop and his colleagues with profound respect, as their fathers treated Henry Martyn at Shiraz. Six converts from Islam have recently been baptized in Julfa alone In spite of the legal death penalty, and they are most effective agents among thei- IclnCrcd and countrymen. The large co.-a:' of Armenians in Julfa prospers auu <>*- vances in culture, sending out representatives to Calcutta, Bombay and the LESSON X, SEPTEMBER 6, DAVID'S LOVE OF GOD'S HOUSE. THE chief trading centers of southern Asia. Bishop Stuart finds them willing coadjutors, so that altogether Persia, to: the time, presents a striking contrast i SALVATION ARMY LASSIES ON HORSEBACK. the horses to mean "Halt lor Singing." One laddie will accompany the lassies, to look after the- animals. A email wagon, carrying supplies, advertising posters, ammunition and arms, will constitute the wagon train, i A pretty uniform has been chosen. The poke bonnet Is encircled by a yellow ribbon, tbe distinctive color or United States cavalry. The bluo shirt Waist is the • -me pattern as that worn •jby Swlvatlr-:;,-.Array infantry,, but the skirt—a regtlar riding habit—is of light material. ' A bicycle corps, to flght the devil, is organizing In Chelsea—the Hoboken ol Boston—under the direction o£ the Rev. J. P. Hazel, Tbe idea, Mr. Hazel said, came to him as an Inspiration from God, ; Groups of three or more riders will no from town to town preaching the iospel. Each group will have an advance man who will ride ahead and make, arrangements with tbe local authorities Tor the holding of meetings in squares and public places. 1 Those who join Mr. Hazel's organization will receive no compensation for their -work. The cyclers will be supported by the free-will offerings of their hearers. Hammocks and light cooking utensils wlll.be taken along, und the llle -will be mostly an outdoor one. Neither bloomers nor short slcirts •will be tolerated. Whether eastern people will refuse to listen to evangelists who preach In Dicycle garb is a question, but the experience of Dr. Hayes C. French, of San Francisco, in that line, is Interesting, Dr. French, while riding by Bethlehem church, decided to attend eervlce. He wore knickerbockers and ». sweater. As he entered .the church «he pastor invited him to make an address* Dr. French accepted and his appearance in bicycling costume In the iralpit mildly shocked the congrega- ttoa. sign, and then she is like a picture. Two or throe girls whose houses are adjoining -had the cows brought up noar the veranda and while milking them kept up a flre of conversation about the current events in society. Another time six society women devoted a morning to the "art" or milking. Six cows were led o-n the lawn and six men, who were experts, taught their mistresses bow to milk. Wha.t a sight for the bystander! In dainty muslin gowns, large picture hats, the milkmaid of society cuts a dash, as ehe does in everything. E.\hlMtn Ills WlTe» for Won«-r. A harem Is now on exhibition ID Berlin. A Parisian pasha, who was bankrupt, was induced to sacrifice his ideas ol the proper seclusion for a Ma- hometan family for a consideration, and he has moved his goods and chattels to Berlin, where they may be in- to Turkey. The English mission in Persia gained a hold on the gratiUul of the people in the famine of 1S71-72 when Bruce and Gordon were the onl men who saved the people, but th earlier Sir John Malcolm and Martyr are not forgotten. Stopped the ICxcltemfmt. When Charles Hutchinson, the eldes son of "Old Hutch," but a very differ' ent sort of man, was president of the Chicago stock exchange, be calmed a tumult In .tbe pits one day by coming out. upon a little balcony above the crowd and standing with his band upraised In an attitude half commanding half entreating. Everybody stoppoti talking after a little while to see what the beloved "Charley" had to say. Bui all that be said was "Gentlemen, gentlemen!" It turned the tide of affairs that day almost as effectually as closing the stock exchange might have spccted by tho curious. The house has ! done.—Boston Transcript, been arranged so that without disturbing the Inmates their home life can be seen. The pasha exercised good judgment in the selection of his wives and many of them are of rare beauty. Thcro are a score of children, ranging from -t to 1C years, and a dozen female servants. Many of the wives are excellent musicians 'and play the piano and sing remarkably well. They also do fine needlework. They have become accustomed to tbe stares of strangers and pursue their usual household vocations as unconcernedly as if In Persia. Tho show will visit all tho large cities in Europe and may come to America.—New York World. Ill* Anxl«t.?. Bank President—I understand that you are not only a good bookrkeeper but a prominent member of the church? Applicant—Yes, sir; but I hope" that won't count against me.—New York World. The flowers In a New Jersey churchyard are cared for entirely by the Junior Christian -Endeavor tcrcJety. GEMS OF THOUGHT. Do not be afraid -of making enemies. Woe to him who has none!—Balzac. Tho happy are those who possess their own souls, whoso attitude toward life and their fellow-men is . firm'ly chosen and faithfully preserved. What furniture can give such a finish to a room as a tender woman's face? And is there any harmony of tints that has such stirrings of delight as tbe sweet modulations of her voice?—George Eliot. Since happiness is necessarily the supreme object of our desires, and duty the supreme rule of our actions, there can be no harmony in our being except our happiness coincides with our duty.—Whewell. It'is eaid .woman loves courage in man, that he may protect her. No; she. loves courage which'-tnakes sacrl ; flees.. , She lovee heroism.,. She loves protection, but from a hero's arm. It Is the virtue, not her own safety, sbe loves.—William Ellery Channlng. tjlilcu Text: "rtlosm-d Arc Thi'y That Dwell In Thy Jluum-; Tliry Will I'o ! ; tl]J l-r:.NlB;.- Thee" — Hook of l'»[lllll», 84:4. _____ 1'J'tl Hit- story we have some very practical applications to the work of biilldinfT God's spiritual u-miile both ii. ou'r hearts :inJ I" tho world. The younffesl lieai'i can ricelc to bi; pri'- pareil for delr.K soTnuthing toward this temple. The smallest Kii'ts .".re iicctfpinblo 1C the heart KO with Uiem. ' On tlio spiritual temple have Hie scholars learn by heart airl ivpotit In ooiK-Ri-t Eyh.ealans 2:!M--'2 anil - Oorin- ihians GUli, Uojjliuilnc with the seCOiiC clause. The section Includes i. Klnits 1:1-53: 1 Clu-on. 21'. and tho account of the carry- Intr out ft thu commar.il In 22:17-]P, and David's preparation of materials for iho temple, described in 1 Chron. 2S and 29. Historical sell Ins. Time. B. C. 10J5 and 1015, shortly before the death of David. Place. Jerusalem, the capital of. '.lie Irmjnlom. Da'vlfl. Seventy ' years old, near the elo.s'o of his relprn. Salomon. Eichlonn or twenty years old. Just recognized as the successor of David. The Kingdom. At the height of Its-: prosperity, and its widest extent of territory; well ortMiilxcc! In all Us jjaris,— civil, rullKlous'. and military; at peace with the surrounding nations, who were held In hwe of Its power. To-day's lesson Ir.cliules verses C-]C. chapter 22, First'Book ol Chronicles, aa follow!!: C. "Then he called for Solomon . . . antV cliarsed him." The earnestness nnr' solemnity of tills address create an impression that It was slven a little before the old kind's decease. 7. Vlt was In my mind." It was my desire and purpose, "to build an house." olc. S. "But," God forbade- him to build tho temple, because. "Thou hast shed much blood," etc. (See Lesson V.. on '2 Samuel 7.) David is not blamed for his gTe.v. wn.rs. Thoy w<?rt' nec.essary wars, not wars of nffprfs.-i.'on. !). "His name shall be Solomon." which means Peaceful, corresponding to the German Frledrieh. Rich In pence. "I will K'ive peace and quietness unto Israel in his days." For the .'uinimoiit of tills prophecy, see- .1 Kinprs 4:20-2S; CM.—Cook. 10. "I will establish . . . his kinK- ilom . . . forever. This promise, so far as Solomon Is concerned. Is rr.adu conditional on hla obeilionce (v. 13: 1 Chron. 2S:7). J1. "The Lord (Jehovah) be with the">." God will be with us when we g'O to him, live In communion with him, and seek to know and do Ills will. Kvtry KOOI! conies io those who-walk with God and enjoy ills favor and protection. How wonderfully this was fuKiiU'd will bo seen in tho lessons on Solomon in the next quarter. Ills Kreat work was to "build the house of the Jjorcl." H was for this purpose that God nhosi: him to ,fo« king. God pives us property, o:- talen'ts, or attractiveness, or whatever of good he has. bestowed upon us. In order that we may aid ..God's cause anil build nil his Islntt- i dom.. This Is the privlk'RO that goes with | all ' 4 God'!j special blessings. •i- -H,v:.-"On;y thu j^ord give tliee wlsdoT au'd iimlcrstniuIliiK." Compare Psalm 72:1.'; And for the Cullilment of this ! prayer see 1 Kind's 3:12: 2 Chronicles 1:11 No work requires more wisciom than the JLord's work. Ami only he can give the true wisdom. Hut lie slvetli that wisdom liberally to all who ;isk him (James 1:5). "That thou mayest keep the law." Wisdom und understanding would lead him to keep the law of the Lord. There is no way to usefulness and success in do!n£ G-ad's work except by a careful obedience to his law. Fov thuc law will show him what to do, nlve him the Qualities of mind and heart which bring success, and wil!;,enu.ble him to work by example as well as precept. 13. "Then shall thou prosper, if thon •takust heed.!' 1 ••So.'loiiB'us'man's win Is I'riiO lhero must be this condition before God's blessing. God wants to prosper us. 14. "Now behold. In my trouble," either "at great pains," or "amid my troubles and cares." "An hundred thousand talents of gold. A talent Is a, weight equal to 3,000 shekels, which was the principal unit, aa a t>o'.md (lb.) is with us. A shekel weighed 22-1 grains troy, and a. talent welgt'.s 117 pounds, 3LJ pennyweight, lli grains (see thu Oxford Helps). There are two ways-in which talents of trold rn;iy be reckoned. One Is to n:-.;ard a talent as so much weight of gold. .In which casn a shekel's weight of ;ro'd la worth sa.iil), .and a talent's weig-ht Sl'.S.SOO. The ;uu,00u tub-nts of cold would thus amount to S2,SiO.OOO.OUO. This added to the "thousand thousand talents of silver," each worth JJ.sa), or SJ.t)20,(JOi),0.30 In nil, wouk! make a total of H.SOO.OUO.OOU. willeh seems almost beyond probability. It Is possible that, the numbors, being designated by letters, often with lines or dots over them,, werc.mlscoplcd by Sfir.u- eopyiut (see last lesson). But there Is anuthisr way of recltohlnff. It is possible that the talent mennt a certain value in siiVer, whether tile amount -was accumulated In gold or silver. Take the English pound for an Illustration. Originally a pound sterling (i:) was equal to a pound of. silver. Now, while the name Is ki'pt, the value is hut one-third of a pound of silver, and then the value of the £ Is tho same whether paid In silver or gold. £1,000 paid in silver is the same as £1,0(10 paid In gold. $I,MO; but 1,000 pounds of gold are- worth $200,000. Now thfjo tali-ills of fi-old may be talc.-)ts' worlJi or goid valued by the silver standard. One iinndved thousand talents' weight of golc would bo equal to }2,SSO,000,'JOO. But I'.IO.OCO talents' worth of gold would be worth only $102,000.000. I.'. "Workmen," ordinary laborers, "cunning men." .ski/led workmen. In addition to what David had accumulated, large C'ICts were offered by the pririces, officers, and elder,'! of the kingdoms, at great meeting which David called lor the purpose, '• ^ Fnhinnrfne Citbl« Near f.h« Surface. News has been received in Madrid that the submarine cable between Tangier and Spain has been broken near ilelilla by contact with the keel of a passiug vc-asel. Mimsoo Typewriter Is a Good Machine. Keep Cool by Using- THE KELLEY Sfcowfr Baiii RING Hot Water . , . . Proof Moss J. 1 ! Exprfss iij, Xf. Prevcnus Wettlns Eeail Floor or Wail.s. Honilew Winer Clowt-V Seed f 4 bich Stanford of eiedleiico. Manj 'isers of tluviliiiidon" consider It THE BEST. Ton «lll llml It a v:iln;il:le:iss!siaiitln your of- lice, Ailiiriw !\ir i ;iri!:u!iU-s THE MUN50N TYPEWRITER CO MANUKAOTLKEKS. 240-:M-f \Vi-st I.:il;c Si.. CJi(.:af;o, 111. Greatest Discovery or tne 19th , Century. Frost Proof Wat?r (Resets. frlt-.Vctlnc Water Close.ts. Kelly Slop find Vnste Cook, THOS. KELLY & BROS., No. 201 Madison Street, Chicago. Graham & Morton TRANSPORTATION CO. TWICE DAILY STEAMERS TO CHICAGO. CONNECTING WITH TITB VAXDALIA HAILWAY AT ST. JOSEPH. Dr. Tenjtiie'i N«W KEXKUT Medicated Air Kor the Cur* of Cutnrrli, AnUinxa and all Pnlmomirr Diseases, It lias no equal *ir Sick mid Nervous U<,«t HChr, l,03ii.OOO Deople fliK annually from iho iit>ovt» iiiimt'ii <l]K(*imfp. Wny miller nn<l dip, wlicn Mrdlcated Alt U o cart* jou. ItlcQiciiteil Air Hinl Drue Co., Richmond, Jnd., C. S. A. Beginning May 25th and' continuing jntll about Sept. SOtb tbe steamers of ihli line will make two trips each way lally between St. Joseph and Chicm-"- »n tbe following schedule: Leave St. Joseph at 4:30 p. m. ac* 10:30 p. m., dally. Including Sunday. Leave Chicago at 0:30 a. ID. and 1130 p. m., dally, Including Sunday. Extra trips on Saturday leave St. Joseph at ^ a. tn., uud leave Chicago at 2 p. m. Knnning time across lake 4 hours. Tri-weekly steamers to Milwaukee^ _, . . ,, _ | ;M.V!I:K St. Joseph Monday, Wednesday Tlie Logansport Humane Society | vnd F p lday ..venirgs. (INCORPORATED.) j Tbe equipment of. this line Include* For the Prevention of Cruelty to | she side wheel steamers Cityx>f Chicago Women Children and Animals in<1 Clf y ° c Milwaukee (the largest and i Xoest \v«st of Detroit), and the newly r»bullt propeller City of LouUvllle. Service first-class. Connections wiih all Vandalla rains. Tickets on Kale at all Vaodalla ijlne stations. Chicago doc* loot of Wabash avenue. J. H. GRAHAM. Pres., Benron H.irhor. Mich. K. S. Rlri— rri'K. Oc-o. \V. Willti-j-s-S«-c. J. J. HIM<-l)ruiiill.-Tn>iin. W. Al. ItiHliop—Ilnmiiue OBlcer. E. S. K\*f, .1 C. to'ler, >•• ' i;eo w WaJlrrx, J. J. HJMcljraJ'dt. IPeokert .lustier, lnnvh Ad;nr.s Mrs. w. D, Pratt Mrs. .7. N. Kefr. Telculione Xo. 3'). Report cases or crueller lo Sccretarr. FRANK BEAMER, Prop. Tlic Vcadomc will be refurnished and made the finest Cnfe in tbe This restaurant is equipped with all tbe modern improvements. Plenty of electric funs to keep all cool while oaiii!;.;. Meals on sliort notice. Every thing the market affords in season. Maple Grove. Maple Grove Lota on Brondivay, Market. Norl.li. High, George and Spear streets for sal* on very easy terms. Parties desiring t o build can buy lots on time and use- money for Imildin^. I f.-iti sell you Improved city property or farms. Two houses to trade for vacant lots. Money to loan. Joe T. McNary. The Daily Journal __ THE BEST PAPER IN THE CITY, IS FORTY CENTS A MONTH, NOW, Send in your Name and Street Number on a Postal Card. Stevens & Bed wards, , Gas Fitting, Hot Water and Steam Heating HYDRANTS. HOSE, HOSE GOODS, And All Kinds Of LAWN SPRINKLERS. LITERARY NOTES. Beginning with its August number :he Bostonlan changes its name to the National Magazir.o. j The Macmillang are about to publish I a psychological study by Gustsv L,e i 3.jn, called "The Crowd." Prof. Sloane's history .of Napoleon itlll stretches Its .interminable -length hrough the Century's pages. . William S. Lord, Evanston's :ucr- :hant-poet, has had the pleasure of see- ng : hls gem, "In Dreamland," set to must" GAS AND ELECTRIC FIXTURES. STEAM AND BRASS GOODS OF EVERY DESCRIPTION. ACCNTS AT LOGANSPOiTT Electric Buzzers and Fana ,s\ >• i' I

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