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THE FIRST LEAGUE GAME
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The Came at the Ball Park Yester
day Played In Mud--Hastings
Won From Grand Island
No Game at
Lincoln 8. Plattsmouth 2.
When the mud Iihh readied the
(leith of about nix inches on the
level and the cloud threaten every
moment to add just a little tnoie to
it, then it is hardly to be expected
that the populace will clamor at the
gates to get a chance to spend
their good, hard-earned cash for :
This Htate of weather existed yes
terday and on that account a small
crowd was present to see the great
and only team on the face of the
earth bury itself in ssickclolh and
ashes and nwal low great, toothsome
bowls of soup.
Plattsmouth has the pennant win
nersin our imagination. Yester
day the despised Lincoln team
went out to the park and disported
themselves like mud horses with
the carcasses of the alleged win
tiers. Ihev had with them a man
named Castone. His name re
minds- us of the bitter past when he
came into this village with a sable
club known as the Lincoln Giants
ami cruelly and without provoca
tion swiped the earth with our
beloved base ballists.
Hut let the dead past bury its
dead. Castone yesterday repeated
his former success. IMattsmouIh
couldn't touch him at any time
when they wanted 1o. When the3'
didn't need hits they had them in
strings, but when thej- did need
them air was the only available
circumstance in sight.
IMaiismouih started out wilb
Long at the stick. lie got to first
on an error and then let Mr. Fear
throw him out when he sprawled in
the mud. Long was indiscreet.
Then Johnson struck out. John
Patterson then Hew out to right
When Lincoln came in Fowler
went out to Johnson. Pender got a
base on balls, and, aided by a
couple of timely hits shoved in by
Fear and Van Ariiam, tallied. Fear
was kindly permitted to tally on
Van Arnam's hit and a brace of
Then in the third inning Fear got
a base on balls and added another
unearned run to Lincoln's string
later on. Van Arnam also in this
inning got first on an error, and,
aided by an error and a sacrifice by
Here. the score stood 4 to 0, in
favor of Lincoln. And then House
worth wanted the game called.
The local management became
afflicted with the idea that the peo
ple were chumps, or something
similar. They called the game and
tried to dismiss the crowd. They
gave back no rain checks or return
tickets, but asked the multitude to
disperse. The multitude did not
disperse worth s cent. It hungered
for more massacre, and it got it.
In Lincoln'.-; half of the fourth
there wer- inati3- and nun.erors
errors and base hits concealed
about the teams and thev combined
together and gave Lincoln 4 runs
in their part.
Sow the score stood 8 to 0, in
favor of Lincoln. It looked like a
shutout, but it wasn't. Kennedy
harvested a run in the sixth for
l'lausmoiuh and Myers got
anoihe.- ?n tue sevenl'.i. and the
gmie ent'ed 8 to '1.
The change from Kee es to Yapp
was effected Ii the fifth 'lining and
was a good one. No scoes were
made off Yapp. Maupin led in
batting. Fear and Castone hit the
ball for Lincoln.
There was one feature of yester
day's game that ought to be cut off
short. The habit ol "roasting" the
umpire by the crowd is one that
the management cannot tolerate,
fli eusel's work yesterday was excel
lent and no fault should be found
If the Pla smotlh crowd v 11
lea ':i to disperse .".s applause
where it will do the most good, in
stead of f-ricg it iuio the d'amond
at random, then the home team
may be encouraged to live. Yes
terday the plays that deserved rp
plause dida't get i..
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Plattsmouth Drops the
Game to Lincoln.
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Mfiick out-IJyiru-tiiiic'J; liv KVevi--.
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IJ.ilferif- Miifi-r, K'ou.ke rml ' K .'e;
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The Fremont-Heatrice game was
postponed on account of wet
Standing of the Clubs.
I'luycil. Won. lyiist.
Lincoln 1 1 0
IListintrs I 1 O
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Yesterday's Association Games.
at IMA 11 A
Ornalia ...1 0 0 0 2 0 1 l I II
I.ii!ia.i:.M,lis 0 (I 0 0 Oil 1 0 1 1 4
AT KANSAS C ITY.
Kansas C'itv 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 4 11
Milwaukee 1 2 1 1 0 3 ' 0 10 13
AT CO f, I'M HITS Fl KST (iAMK.
SI. Paul 0000000000
Columbus ' 0 0 o 1 0 0 0 3 7
St. Paul 0 o 0 1 2 0 0 1 2 5 0
Columbus 1 3 0 0 0 9 4 1 12 13
AT MIX.VK I'OMS.
lhe .Minneapolis - J oledo game
was postponed on account of cold
Beatrice will be here to-morrow
for two games wTth the home team
AI1A.O. U. AV. members are re
quested to meet at their IipII at 9:30
sha 1 .
The ball game today wa." pos
poned uuli1 Sunday, May 'J'JJi. Two
allies w 'i be plaj'ed that dfy.
The Hotel n'ie.' ba- room i
closed toov 011 accoi"it of ome
t otble existing as io the r'cc o
the fi.;; t -es.
John Boone, lhe Fifth street bar
ber, hps i'it the busiurss on ac
count of ill hei-Kh. He is etorin
away h's lurii.ure to-day.
Ouslev's Come Tians wiiVi band
and o chesra, wll be the a.:vc.Io-i
at the Wa.ertnaa all tie. v eet, j a
rep'lolve of new plays at pop. k. r
Chas. Y. Jn-a'ls of Des Io;nes,
arrived in the city last evening and
departed for Weeping Water this
morning over the M. P. to vis"' a
Manager Pe"!ne hrs secured
r.ioi'ier ma l to plav short stop.
H:snameis Green and he ;ar rived
from Hot So -'t:gs, South Dakota
The funeral of the late II. P.
Shrlner wiil occur to-morrow fore
noon. The body will arrive on Xo.
4 at 10:C4 and the fur.eral will occur
from the depot under the auspices
of .i?e A. O. U. W. of this c'xy.
M s. J- I'. Young received a tele
g a r v'f? s moving Eaaouuclug
,ha. her aiher. I virg at Queea
Cily, No., was not expected to live.
?Irs. Yoi:.:g wi'l leave io" thatp.'ace
Hi "3 evej ng. i s. Eusbne'l will
jo' liie' a'. L'ucolu.
Lew s Strayer strayed, into town
from the cou 2 vy where he had been
working, got glourloua'y full and
was run in Saturday n:ght. . This
mora; ng Judge Archer fined him fS
and costs in default of which he
now languishes in jail.
Judge Chapman rendered a deci
sion! a the celebrated Winch di
vorce case Saturday. A decree of
divoxe was fc. an rtd, aad the court
ordered SeJh F. W:nch to pay Mrs.
Winch the sum of f'3,00D, besides
i,?C for attorneys and ?!CK) for per
Tie readers of The HeualI will
no doubt remember an account o
Geo. Mat. hews, a iad living at I!m
wood, being brought before Judge
Ramsey to be sent to the reform
schooo!. A fier the judge had heard
' he evidence he concluded that he
would give he boy anoiher trial as
he appeared to be a smart lad. The
boy weat home wll'i hismolher and
noJh:ng had been heard from him
1: II a few days ago J udge Ramsey
received a letter f om Mrs. Matthews
8 ai'.ig th2t the boy was a!l right;
that s:nce spring opened he had
been erruing 52 50 and $3 per day
with bis tea m. Ti is is a good show
ing for a boy only 24 yea s old and
Judge Ramsey sty s .hat he was
glad io hear Ironi them as he was
an:iou3 'o know how the boy ws
going 10 get 2iong.
II. C. McMaken & Son rre now
prepared to delivef ice to any part
of tne city. Telephone No. TJ.
aine W tnu t Wa
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v.-.-. kl, k.ll-iiu-
kiii i . :i in 1 li is
hfiv fr some
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iuy II. i'. .-.
hliri hit u ;i .-. 1 l
cily. 1 1 i in-, live
tiiili. a. il is a iiepii'-w nf Jdhil Knh
liins ol 1 1 i place. iiriner had
asked lor a leave 01 a licence to g
east and bring his mother out here
to keep house for him, but the
management could not let him olf
then. He was a member of the A. O.
U. W of this city, and, had he lived,
would have taken the third degree
in the masonic lodge this evening.
A policy of 'J,(MKJiii the Burlington
Relief and one for a like amount in
the A. (). U. W. will at least keep
the distracted mother from immedi
ate want. The following account is
taken from the Lincoln Journal:
A disastrous wreck in which three
lives were hurled into eternity with
out a moment's warningoccurred on
the Burlington at Squaw creek three
and a half miles west of Crete at 0:10
yesterday morning. Train No. 4,
due here at 7:15, was thundering to
ward Lincoln, carrj'ing its load of
drowsy passengers, all unconscious
of the impending danger, when the
engine plunged into a washed out
culvert. The scene that followed
was indescribable. The mail car
next the engine was hurled clear
over the locomotive and landed
crossways on the track. Three oth
er ca i s were derailed and piled one
upon another, while the front of
the engine was resting in the ditch
The greatest confusion reigned
among the passengers and train
men. The mail clerk in the car that
was hurled over the engine, was res
cued and escaped with comparative
slight injuries, incredible as it may
appear. Kngineer G. R. Ford es
ca'.u .v",.i silgi;. injuries, while
Fireman II. P. Shriner was instantly
ki'led. The bod'es of two unknown
tramps who were presumably steal
ing a ride were found cold in death.
lhe pi-ssengers wuli a lew excep
lions escaped unhurt, as did Con-
ducto -James Chase and Brakeman
THE KILLED AND INJURED.
The killed were:
II. P. SIIRINER.fi reman, Lincoln.
TWO UNKNOWN TRAMPS.
The following is a list of the in
G. R. Ford, engineer.
W. A. Howard, travelling man,
Joun Bkuxd, dairyman, Chicago
D. Anderson, bridge carpenter.
J . A. SHERMAN, express messenger.
T. L. Keller, postal clerk.
T. A. HOLT, mail clerk.
F. H. COLE, mail clerk.
E. B. HOLT, mail clerk.
The above persons were only
slightly hurt, their injuries consist-
tig of bruises and cuts.
II. P. Shriner, the unfortunate fire
man, was teiribiy mangled ana
crushed. He was about twenty
three years of age and unmarried.
He made h's home at the European,
formerly the St. Elmo hotel, on
North Tenth street. His home is in
Ohio and he has a brother living at
Nebraska Cily, who has been noti
fied of the said affair. Sbrinei's re
mains were brought to Lincoln yes
te.dav afternoon and taken to Rob-
ts & PaTme; 'a unde-taking estab-
i'shment to prepare them for burial.
The body wi'.l aivive in this city to
morrow morning at 10:30 for inter-
men:, the deceased was a memoer
or lodge 15, A. O. U. W., and a meet-
dg wi'.i be held to-night to make
arrangements lor attending' the
funeral in a body. All members of
the order are recusted to attend.
The two unkuown tramps who
we e killed were stealing a ride on
the front end of the mail car nest to
he engine. There bodies were also
badly crushed and mangled. Their
emalns were taken to Crete and if
not identified they wiH be buried at
the expense of Saline county.
The accident occurred at a culvert
that crossed a small stream known
as Squaw ceck. The heavy rain
storm carsed the creek to raise and
the culve 1 was washed ou'. A
bridge forma'ly c osed ie s ezm
liv it was : ecea'. .y removed and a
cu" er. 'on- ive'.ed. I. is though,
'hec re?m we S8to'i so high that
. ,iepi8 ?"ie w; 3 ics." 36c lent t ca 4y
off . .ie wa.er fid he culvert gave
E :J ?:oa flyer No. 1, was fif .een
mi j : e a e, ? cd ou. for this fact a
mo-e wer.-ble 'dent would have
occu-red ?s No. 4 a nd : ae flyer pass
at Do.c'ies er, but liad orujevs yes
terday 1.0 pass at Crete.
Who can writ? the most4 wor
ONE - PRICH: - CLOTHIER
Will Give the Following Prizes on July. 4th:
1 A Nice Spring Suit.
2. A Nice Leather Satchel
3 Two Nice Shirts.
Send all Postal Cards
JOE, The One
No more Postal Cards accepted after July 3, 1892.
Only one Postal Card received from one and the same person.
JOE, the Popular Clothier,
Opera Souse Comer, E'la.ttm.oin.tla.
O. B. Polk of Lincoln, is in the city
W. S. Dray departed for Savanah,
Mo., last evening.
Mrs. Sam Shumaker went up to
Omaha this morning.
Mr. and Mrs. A. X. Sullivan were
Omaha passengers this morning.
A. IT. Dray and family left for
their home in Graf, Neb., this morn
ing. Postmaster Streight sold $2C0
worth of stamps to one firm last
FranklHolly of Racine, Wisconsin,
Is in the city visiting his brother,
Attorney J. S. Matthews went up
to Omaha to transact legal busi
Mrs. Frank Vermiryea and daugh
ter, Miss Belle, were Omaha passen
gers this morning.
Andrew Shoniken, of Atchison,
was the guest ot the family of J. W.
Johnson over Sunday, returning
home this morning via the Mis
The Dangler Surprise will burn
u swit-a crmrtf rtf era HO I inp as
til - - n
well as the best. No thar etove will
do it. Kendee sells them.
Why will you cough when Shi
loh's cure will give immediate re
lief. Price 10 ctsM-0 cts. and $1
For sale by F. G. Fricke & Cc
Buy the best and nothing but the
best and you will hare a Dangler
Surprise stove. Hendee sells them.
McMaken & Son are delivei ing ice
dailv. Call on them for your sum
mex s ice.
ATI members of Plattsmouth
lodge No. 8, A. O. U. W., are re-
oufBted to meet at Ihcir hall tnis
evening at 7 o'clock' sharp for the
purpose ci making arfauSutmc
for the funeral oi Brother H. P.
Shriner. By order of
Ask your dealer to show you
where the - gasoline goes to from
the tank to the burner and then go
and see the Dangler Surprise. For
sale by Hendee.
f, The promptness and certainty of
its cures Jiave made Chamberlains
cough remedy famous. U is mtend
ed especially lor covins; colds,
croup and wnooping coivlud is
the most effectual rea'y iiown
for these diseases. 50 cents bostles
formal- by F. G. Fricke.
U. ;S. Postal
Every word must be written with pen and ink.
Every word must be readable with the naked eye,
And must be written in sensible sentences.
Price Clothier, Plattsmouth, Neb
SECRET SOCIET1 ,
lNKiHTS OF PYTHIAS Gauntlet Lolre
No-47. Meets everv Wednesday eve
ning at their hall over Uerinet Sc Tutt's, all
visiting knights are cordially invited to
attend. M A Griffith, c C: Otis Dovey K of
l and S.
A OU WXo St Meet second and fourth
Friday evenings in the month at I O
O F Hall. M Vondran, M V, li V Hrowti,
O U W Xo-Meet first and third Fri-
day evening of each moiitli at I O F
hall. Frank Vermylea M V; J E Harwick,
nEGKEE OF HOXOR Meets the first
and thirl Thrnrsday evenings of each
month in I. O. O. F. hall. Fitzgerald l.lock.
Mrs. Addie Smith, Worthy Sister of Honor
Mrs. .Nannie Hurkel, sister secretary.
CASS LODGE. No. 146. 1. O. O. F. meets ev
ry Tuesday niijht at their halt in Fitzgerald
block. All Odd Fellows are cordiallv invited
attend when visiting in the city. ChriH Fet
eren, N. G. ; S. F, Osborn, Secretary.
ROYAL A liCANAM 0!ai Council No 1021.
xv Meet at the K, of P. hall in the Parmele t
Craie block over Hennett & Tutts, visiring
brethren invited. Henry Gering, liegeiit ;
Thos Walling, Secretary,
fTJ. A. K.McConihie 1'ost Iso. 45 meets every
saiuraay evomng at 7 : 30 in ineir nan m
Kockwood block. All visiting comrades are
cordiallv Invited to meet with us. Fred Bates,
roez Adjniant ; a. t . xsiies, roet uommauaer,
-)BDKK OF THE WORLO. Meet at 7 : 3
every Monnay evening at the Grand Army
hall. A. F. Groom, president, Thos Walling,
fASs CAMP No. 332 M. W. A. meets every
second and Fourth Monday evenings iu
Fitzgerald hall. Visiting neighbors welcome.
r.c. Hansen, v. u. : tr. nertenoerger, w. A.,
8. C. Wilde, Clerk.
CAPTAIN H K PALMER CAMP NO 50
V Sons of Veterans, division ot Nebraska, U
S. A. meet every Tuesday night at 7 -.30 o'clock
in their hall in Fitlgerald block. All sons and
visiting comrades are cordially Invited to meet
with us J. J. Kurtz, Commander ; li. A. Mc
Elwaln, lit Seargent.
"DAUGHTERS CF REBECCA-Bud of Prom
te Lodge No. 40 meets the second and
fourth Thursday evenings of each month in
the n O. O. F. hall. Mrs. T. E. Williams, N
G. ; Mrs. John Cory, Secretary.
Hot Springs. Ark- Carlsbad of
On April 6th, 7th and 8th the M.
P. will sell round trip tickets to Hot
Springs, Ark., at one lowest first
class fare, good returning until
June 10th, on account of govern
ment sale of lots and meeting
of the Southern Central Turnverin
Association. Call at office for par
Is what you want next and in
this line as in all others we are
HeadquartersWhen you want
either of these call in and see
us before buying.
BROWN & BARRETT
The Place to Buy '
' : a
WHERE YOU WILL FIND
I wish to specially recommend.
It is absolutely safe.
HOODS SOLD OX THE INSTALX-
U ment plan as cheap as for cash.
on easy monthly payments.' Come
in and examine my anti-rust tin
ware which is warranted not to rust
for one year. If at any time von
want anything new that we do not
happen to have in stock we can rrt
it for you on two days' notice.
421 Maln-St , Plattsmoutih