Capital city courier. (Lincoln, Neb.) 1885-1893, May 13, 1893, Page 5, Image 6
GALITALv OITY GOURIBR. W 7 Wt - t A A . aBfflMtois wis " 7 l vtyfQ!& rrmr iiMciiii CtMitirr i iirtiiiiiMiii i Xl h Voiik, Muy I' lli".l(lt"thiNilcn did icvlvnN of "Sim Stoops to Com (liter" id the I'lfth Avenue Theatre by Mr. Stuart Holixon mid "ltiilly, mid the 100" bv Mr Kdvviird Ilarrinan id llnrrlpiu s 'I hcntrc, m. new plays wcic ptndticctl on Monday. 'I'lncc of tlicnt weie seen at Palmer's, whcic the icnu htr Palmer stock company arc to up pear for the llmil two weeks of the sen son. The inteiext of the triple bill was nioxtly eellteieil on my. I liomns llnil(y Aldrich's "Mercedes" which he had rescued fioni till' 'I'heiit re of Alls mid Letters, lint while Mr. Aldrich's woik is no ilnttht vcty clever leading, it is not strikingly original, nor is it in . any way icniniMilile. It tells a tragic loinance nl Spain, dnrlni; the l'enin siilar war, an olllcer of Xapoleon'saimy having been ordered to innssiieie the inhabitants of n little village in which the enntnln of the company had picvi onsly lieen uuixeil hack to lile liy Mir rutin. When the French tioops anie (lie inhabitants have lied but Mnvrilis remains with her aped pnndinnthcr and babe. The I'tciieh soldiers find skins of poisoned wine only, and the lieutenant commands that Mn rutin, her Kiandmother and the baby drink Mimeof it before the men aie pencilled to touch it. and In order to avert sus picion she does so. and in conseoueuce one of her victims Is the captain, she has nursed, who is also the father of her child. "Panjimdium," by ,1. Chee-1 ver (ioodwin and WooNon Morse, in which DcWolll Hopper owns the ecu- ' ter of the stiifrc duriiij,' theentire even- i 1 1 with his clumsy (droits and un Kiaceful lou anus and le's was done ' at thebroadway. It Is called an" Ori- inal Ollapodridii,'' which Is a Spanish dish, but it is also metaphorically I means an Incnnin units inuliinne and ' nothiiiK describes it better. The llftli novelty is by a youn mail named Kit-1 herald Murphy. It is calle(l"The Irish Statesman" and Mr. Murnhy liasdis- carded t he usual corduroy breeches the sliillaluli and even the red-checked col- leen In slioit skiits. The chief charac-1 ter is a schoolmaster who emigrates to i New Ymk. inid Is seen I'loin his en. I trance to Castle (iardcii, as a coiifriess iiiiiii mid dually as United States Min ister to the Hepublie of heland. "Ciedit Lorraine." by Lawrence Mars- lull lit fwllll'llf I III lleinninn s, Is tin sixth novelty ( ftheweek,alth(iunh it has been seen in'Xew Orleans and the south It tells a stcrvof the Fiiincol'iuxsian symphony orchestra, nuinlieriiik' sixty war and is a hodne-podno of situations live artists, is in many respects unri made tamiliar bv Diimiis and Sardou. vnled. Mine. Scalchi, the tamoiis can XothinL' but the skill of the nlavers I tat rice, will head the vocal list. Miss saved it from a tlaxco, and even now the tiaedy is an amusiiiK burle.x(U(. DlJNLOl'. ICtlle Kllxler lost money by not open inn with "Doi Is" last Friday evening instead of "Hazel Kiike." The latte lilay used tono in Lincoln, and it noes , !. . i .. . .. a . i ... ' i " J in some places yet; out somehow or other the amusement pat ions of this city have of late years icfuscd to be come enthusiastic over the celebrated drama that has made thousands weep, not even when presented by a company of such people as Miss Kllsler. C. . Couldock, Flank Weston and Uobert Diouet. The two presentations of "Hazel Kirke" Friday eveninn and Sat urday matinee, did not draw. Satur day cvcnlnn Drouet'snew jdny "Doris" was placed before a Lincoln audience for the llrst time, and it was very fav orably received by a fair sized audi ence. Tlieplayde ils with the question of divorce, and contains many stronn iassanes and st riklnnsit uat ions. Don't, impersonated by Miss Kllsler, is loved by llrimi O'AY7, a whole soulcd, meiry heai ted Irishman; she loves Sti'ilirii ininiid marries him. hlrjiln'ii turns out to be a professional ciook, and he soon llnds himself behind prison bars with a divoico in the jiossession of Darin. The latter, stricken withnnef, hides her identity and seeks refune in the triendly rectory of Mr. Mrrrinnnil. Hero llrimi O'Xul unexpectedly ap pears and finds that his lieart Is still J), rin but ho is onco moro too late. Kvnuvth Afhlvhjh, a younn siuiiro, a manly younn fellow, has lallen in love with her without know inn her stoiy. and his affection is reciprocated. Ac cidentally .Jon' overheats Keutivth say that he is unalterably opposed to iiiarryadivo.cedwoman.particulailvif thohiisband wetestill alive Deepdved sorrow l.eronets in its woik. Later he tells the old old storv ol love, and it noes. Doris tells hini her histo.y ami , do cliannes Ids opinion of divoico. Tlieu the divorced husband oMapes Ifnttt iit'tufitt tiliil ii i'l 1-iic 111 wt Id Minn ii dlMirce mid that ho could never, never uoiii prison iiiiu in lives jum mi nine iw make thinns netn rally iiiiiloasant. Holms vowed to have the lileoftlie lawyer who seemed Hisconviction and i he finds that his intended victim is I J)nrix' lover. lint he is scared off and the next day theie is a railroad ' accident, and his name is printed I iiinonn the list of the dead. Din Mind Ki'iiitrth marry and live happily until the dead comes to lile and reappears to threaten his tonner wile. J)tirin strives in every way possible to prevent her husband Irom liitdinn out that StijilnH is still alive, and there are a number of stiriun scenes In this part oft lie play. Finally the jealous husband discovcts that his wife is visit inn some unknown nan, and there ate seven different kinds of excitement , Then all the-people net tonother; the convict and ex husband dies with the words " She is an annel " on his lips, Dorm and h'ciiinlli ate roc ouciled, and happiness fairly ooos out of every nook ami crev ice. Sued is t do bare out line of I do play. Theie are a number of weak places in it, notably the introduction of two exanneratod cliaractois,.lrs Ihi Hi and Miii Dmihri , but it liiiselomoutsofneuiiine stielinth, and will probably become a dtawiiin card. It has only boon performed a few times, and alieady it has been do cided to make a number of cliannes. Mr Drotiot.thcnuthnr, interpreted the part of Ki mirth in a most anreeable HianiioiMiiid West on ns n and ( 'mil (lock the lector, wore ellectiv.i as usual. i-ra4 P-s 3 Tho ri'ttuliir tfimoti t tlt' Ijinmliii; Ihciitrmvill eln-t 1ny .'11. The ctiKiivro incut of lli( Litulon's will terminate this evening, mid t lie thcntic will nut lie opened at'iilti mdil May '-".'. vv lien the Lincoln Ornlorio Society will open with I lie .May lestivai. un .Muy .i, Maile Wainwrinht will appear for one lllllt only, PlillllOM' A West's mill xtiels are bunked for the following ninld. On the 'Jit. .'!. and III, the Cal honn Opeia Company will prexent popullir opein. I hen theie ate no dates until AiilmixI. nioie theutiical The hlch school coiniiieiiceineiit c ercixes will lie held in the Lansing .Mine 1, and 'J. and the .state university spring ceremonies, lasting three days, will hcimi .Mine I. On account of the world's fair the summer theatrical sea son will be unuxually dull Veij few companies will hae the temeiityto nipple with thi unciMtaiuty of the .jiii.l 1 ii .in ifin I 1i.iiii1i ilimwti! iivimiil ii.Iimw I.. lU.m m. imill iiIimiiI (In. mill die of Auuust. In the meantime he is busy booking at 1 1 act ions for the season , of !:i !M. A laine number of dates i have alieady been lllled, and the plans thus far made assiue a splendid array of theatrical talent. ItiiiKliuk' Hros.' circus, which visited Lincoln Tuesday. iravc two very satis factory performances. The street par ade was generally pronounced to bo I the best seen In this city for a lontr time, and the circus itself sustained the ptoniixe held out liy the procession, i'.vci.v tiling was new and briIit The horses, anil Itheiewere ninny handsome animals, weie in splendid condition, The costumes were as bright usthoindi they had never been used be lot e. To the'tinic worn featiues of therin were added a number of new and at tractive specialties, mid on the whole It wasone of the cleanest and most enteitainiim tented shows lecently exhibited in Liu coin, Until peiforiuances weie very well attended, Hy special arraiiKcmeuJ Mnnaer Church of theLansiiiL' has secured I )amrosch's orchestra for oneconcert Tuesday May Hi, at which time the peo. ile of this city will be uiven a genuine musical treat. After Theodore Thom as, Walter Damrosch stands at tin head of the musical oiKani.ers of the country, and his superb Xew York Ionian iiiauveu, soprano, win a iso shil'. i 1, 1 .. ... , dolph llroc lsk.y will ni ; violin soh.s. ami Anton HcKKiim win lmvo seiec tions on the ccello. The Damrosch or chestra seldom leaves Xew York, ami to be able to hear a Damrosch conceit in Lincoln is an extraordinary opportun it v. Much interest has been manifest - 111 . ', "'"' oil in the forthcoininn concert ii .:ii .1....1.H i... .. r..ii I Here will (intuit less bo a full Iioiisi Tuesday eveninn. Wednesday eveninn Frank Lindnii and company appealed at the Lausiun in "The Count ol Monte Cristo" ton very larne audience. The company was niton it heaity reception. Frank Limlon and Miss Kduu Farlie L'tudon ate Lincoln favorites, and theironnane inent ill this city this veek has been a repetition of their former successes. A n'l'i'd matinee will be nivon this af ternoooii. ami the eunanetneiit will close with to ninht's porforiiuinc(. Tiii:Tiiict, Tories. Veiotia .larbeau has a new three act play entitled "Fo Fo, from 1'aris." John It. Itoners will submit to a di vorce from Minnie l'almer without a mtirmer. Chicano theatres repoit tinatisfai tory business thus far. It has always 1 been the experience that the theatres , in cities in which world s iiurs are ueiu i invariably sutler. Carl Dullt, of Xew York, baritone; Mrs. Fisk, contralto; Mrs. .lohnstoti liishop, soprano, and Charles Kuorr, ei.or. l.ave neon e.inanoi as soloists , vi ..''.', o.','y 'To,1 ''" Ul,MI"r' ' .May , -I, ami l. Will Lvkons is liookinn heavily for tlit' bin three circuit, which includes , the Lai.sinn Thoatro in Lincoln, thelti;n than any other ii.oinber of tin now lootlo s'l heatre in St. Joseph, and ealiinet. Micro Is a strainht forward Mr. lhiyd's haiulsonM. theatie in Oinaha , nexs ab,,ut Mortiin that people like. I DrainaticTiines, Xew nik. think ho will bo a success in the ann The Hi.insavMorriscoin,,anv,it. which ,M",un" 'it-piu t int-nt Miss Mav Xortli, of Columbus, Xeb.. is jilayiiin her (list oiinaneiaent.is mak It was Mr. Lambertson's u-ood for !.. a. l.!i !.. .1. . .1. f " t ! . . .i .... . n(f jrj-f.it Hit 111 ".loxepli. ' .tllxs North. by the wav, is leceivinn orv (avotable not ice from the critics. Here are two of Oscar Wilde's jokes on America In his new ph.v. A Woman ..... . .... o Ao iniioitaiico . i(.i "What aiei American Dtynoods?" (Ai "American Novels.'" Anain. "Women in oof two kinds, plain and coloiod," and "When nood Ainei icans die, they n to l'aris.', lints! Last week blind Mr Max Arnold was nivon a beiiellt at the Philadelphia t host nut St t cot Theatre, and Marion club kept pretty (pilot throtinh it all. Manilla and John Mason piomised to I but when the xoctotary flnixhed Hat appear in t lit balcony scene front j ton announced that the quintet would "Kniucn ami .Millet. At the last min ute they lefllsod to no on "becauxe they had been itisufllcioiitly billed," and poor Max was in nient disttess. Miss Xellio Mcllenry was in the house, and heariun of his tumble, went back and volunteered to fill thenap without any billion id all. Mr. Arnold was c linhted. and when the bin audience was told the reason of Manilla's ah sence, they nave Miss Mcllciuy a wol come siicli as lew actors receive in a lifetime. Lillian Lewis, the dysteiical actress wdo opened t do Lausinn theatre with so miicli vehemence a , car and a hall nno. contrives to secure a nod deal of more or less valuable advert isinn I lei i is what the Dramatic Times says lleriuann's Thcatie, Xow ork fox tooiiod handsomely with a spriuklinn ot franraut flowers and wild a nood crowd in front of the doors, had an other opening with Lillian Lewis. Miss Lewis appeared heie early In the j season with Lady Lit. This time she had a much better play, far better pie scutcd and OM'cediunl.V well acted. Miss Leu Is is a clever woman, and makes miitt.v of the scenes as clfectlvo as could be made by any actress. Credit Lorraine has a story of dram atic Interest. It lost none of itselfce tivencsshy the company cnnKed to support Miss I jew is. A TXI.K HIIII I..VMIIl;lllsl. siilne lniil ioIoii Un I'Unl III iiIiIiikIiiu It) tile I -.VUlilllt Sririlnl). Mr (!. M. Lanibeitson, of this city, appointed assistant secretary uf the tieasiiry by President Harrison a few mouths prior to the chimo of admin 1st rat ion, spent a very pleasant win ter at the national capital, and he will doubtless look back upon his brief (nicer in the t'nited Slates treasury ilctuiitmctit as one of the most enjoy able and iuteiestiiiK experiences of a life that has been full of action. The duties of his position weie cMictiiiK but, on (lie whole his sen lee under the unvet iimcut was a pleasant relaxation I f inm the demands ol thch'Kiil profession to which he has nivcn such uurcmil tinn attention lor years, and while lie worked hard In Washington lie regards the time spent therein the liuht of a Micatioii. .lust now Mr. Lamhcitson is busily eiik'Hk'ed in the impeachment trial; imt he loiiud lime the ol her day it" talk about his expciicnce at the I'm: capital with a ieprc.xenlatie of t ol itii.lt T . "Tlieappoinlnieiit was very agreeable to me," he said, "because coming late in the administration, an acceptance did not necessitate an extended ab sence from my business in this city, and I have fieipient ly thought I would Hue an opportunity to liamlle work of the character which fell to me in the jriasury department. i ived in valuable assislance fiom my priate secretary who has been In the depart I incut for yean, and adopting u regular system, my task procl a pleasant one." "Secretary Foster was a most clll clent olllcer and my relations wit h him were particularly cordial. It was also my privilege to serve for a time under th( new secretary. Mr. Carlisle, at whose request I lemalued in Washing ton until a few weeks ao, and ftoni what I know of him I believe he will he entirely competent to deal with tin1 important questions that will come before him. Carlisle has the charac teristic southern sociability and I imagine he will not find it easy todony himself to his friends from the south who call, not to discuss nlfairsof state, but meiely to make a social visit. Call ers of this kind consume a vast amount of the time of all public olllcials, and It is hard to deny yourself to them." "Apropos of applications for olllce and lequests for this and that, I dis covered some time ao that the ease ,,,. .,,,,. , il, , , , "Mil ..111. II II lllllll .1111 ll.t III. III'IU'IIII-, ,n m sm IU,.IISUI.( ,;,, , tt , . ,,,; happens to feel. I 'or iiistaiice, in the morniiin when you are fresh and vin orous you can deny an importunate applicant much more readily and eas ily i nuii in tne iiitcrnoou wiieu you are apt lobe tiled ami not ilia ilium to meet combative arnumeiits." I I I .Mr. Lanibeitson was in more or less i close contact with the president and in his opinion Mr. Harrison is the "best equipped man whoever held the olllce i ol president." His information ex tends to an infinite variety ol subjects, and "nearly every man who talked with him, no matter how well versed he minlit be on some special subject," said the ex assistant secretary, "went away toeliun that the piosident knew much more about the subject than he did himself. I consider Mr. Harri son a rcmaikahly able man. It is his I misfortune not to possess the niit of I affability. He hasn't the power to I make a person feel at ease ill his pros I once; hois restrained; ho doesn't un bend even to his best friends. Mr. Harrison does not intend toslinht any body; he simply lacks that peculiar l personal quality that attracts men, ami I could soo Unit many men who ounht 1() mVo been his triein'ls could not help foolinn annrieved at the president's manner. ".I. Sterlinn Morton canto to Wash inntou under very favorable auspices. lit lias loan noon on intimate tonus h .,., K taVard. of Delawaio. iiml men like llrice and Voorheos, and , VNli ,jjt,, su, nown at the capital prior to disappointment, it is a fact Hint he is rocoiviim more public ut ton tune to bo present at a brilliant session of the colebiated (iridium club. All ol the cabinet olllcers wore there; also Vice Piosident Steyoilxon, the entire "l' "'"""' ,'i'l". (dllcors of the at my. Illlll IMIllll' M IiiiUl. liHiillllllnui in .!. II.. "".'"V" '.'.'" """ "' i"iu ami private lite i-ranK nation pre sided, and the toasts wore of a hinh order. "Secretary Hoke Smith," was called on" continued Mr. I.nmbeit-on, "illlil llftci'll lew witticisms hopioceeded to apothoosi.o the administiatioii and toll alioitt the wonderful thinns tin novel ninent would nccomtilish Th stun 1 Want To He An Annel! Later t lie toast master said that .Mr. .Mm ton had passed iilonn the word that Mr. Lainbeitson was present; that the as sistant secretary wasn't exactly a handxonio man; but that ho wax a ter or when it come to talkiun. and that Mr. Lambertxoii had specially to quested that ho bo allowed lo talk I his was somothiiin of a shock tome; but I responded ami not tin mind wit li mit boinn clinked off." In Mrs. (iosnor'h hair nod-. dcait-ini-nt yon will llnd all tlm lali-4 head I iidin nini'iitN. Ilnir dnim,' by roinm I tent aitUti. I'Vainos, frainus, franus, of ivcry ih'MMiition at Lincoln I'Vainc an I rt iroiiiiany'JJ South Ulcvrntli stmt (lieenA Wilcox's new stole has en joyed a prospeious run during I he past week, ami Its existence In Lincoln ptoinises to be one of continued pros j'ciity and usefulness. Lincoln people know how to appieclate haipitus One of the most Interesting novels of western life evei written " Nymph of the West," bv llowaid See le. It will be published in Till-Cm n H it, beninniiik' next Saturday. i:y mill i:ur Nnruniii. Or. W. L. Duyton, oculist and aurlst Xo. IIMII t) street. Lincoln. Xeb. Viirlil' lii I r. llryn Mnyr collate, live blocks from world's fair out ranee, acconuiiodatloiiH llrst class. Our building is new and permanent. Will bo the most home like place to stop during (lie fair. Will contract now at td.tM per day. I'rleo will surely double after May 1. Wrllo for particulars. .1. W. Winner, 11(11 0 street, Lincoln. Wiii-lil' I'm t r lliilrK. The following cheap rales are now In olfecl via the " lliirllnnton Koiite," iz: CIiIi'iikii. inn' niiv !.' I f'hli nuii mill totiirn 'i lit HI I.iiiiik, mil' nm . . in lit Nl I unlit mill ri'lnrn ... mi ID Itoiiiid trip tickets are Kd until Xoxeinber 15. l'or tickets, sleepiun car accommodation, and full informa tion call at II. A M. depot or city olllce, corner of Omul Tenth streets. i A. C. Zir.it i:u, C. I'. A T. A. Soda Water. PURE, DELICIOUS, AND REFRESHING. We Iiiivp the finest and best equipped Soda 1'oimtnin in t Ik city. TRY OUR ICE CREAM SODA. RECTOR'S PHARMACY, N. W. Cor. latliaiiilNSts. (Llc Sun, Dtirinn lK!-'t "I'll 15 SUN will he of Httr passing I'xulk'iii'o, and will print more tii'vvs and mote piuc literature than ever Ik-Ioic in Its hisloiy. (Eljc Siiu&au Sun is the nieatcst newspaper in the world. Pi ice, Tic. 11 copy, hy mail, ?U a year. Daily, hy mail, - - JO a year. Daily and Sunday, by mail, ?H a year. Addtess Till! Sn.N, New York. A-tusical Event Extraordinary ! THE Lansing' Theatre One Grand Concert, Tuesday Evening, May 16th, Walter Damrosgh's New York Symphony Orchestra .7 'L 1 1) IX(! THE WOULD 1! ESO 1 1 WED ( X T. Til I C'E : MME. SCALCHI, v and :i lnaiiiliccnt army of Vocal Talent in a Miscellaneous Concert, the equal of which have never heretofore been heard in the West. Full Company and Orchestra will be heard clui-iii"' this en-i-aement. The sale of at the Lanin.'; box ollice. IYicos, si.()0, si. no, si.oo, and HATS 'Phis elegant Iniporlcd Pattern Hat at $5.9S this week. Two entire Jloors tleuoled exclusively lo Millinery, WE INVITls EVERYBODY Who Reads this Adver tisement to Visit Our Cloak Dept. DURING THIS NEXT WEEK, And .sex our cwrplioniilly attractive line of Ladiics' Siiiiit Waists. W'c know that all who appreciate stylish p;aniients, perfectly made .ind linished, will be pleased with what we show. We have 110 line, stylish fjariiicnts to offer for less than the cost of the materials, hut we think we have just what you want for less than you can buy the materials and have it made. At any rate we invite you lo come ami see. Very respectfully, JiMUvdk -N SEASON'S GREATEST GO SAILING Fins Week iai 40 clozon Black Milan and Satin Straw Sailors for 29c each; thoy aro worth from 76c to $1.25. 11 Ifi O Hr., Oi'i'KA llot'Hi: Coitsnii, LINCOLN, NEB. HIT! wow of 65 People seats opened this morning r() (Vnts.