The Nebraska independent. (Lincoln, Nebraska) 1896-1902, September 03, 1896, Page 2, Image 2

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    THE NEBRASKA INDEPENDENT,
The t;rel.lHM-h.
Th following appears in the New
Britain Connecticut Morning Dispatch
in ita isue of August 24. Coining from
ancb a renowned financier, profound
logician, statesman, authority on all
economic questions, gold mine owner
and a man with a record behind him
which ia bo invulnernable from every
point of view,.it will doubtless settle the
presidential contest without any further
debate and w presume Mr. Bryan has
already been informed that his distm
gnisbed neighbor the Right Honorable
Joseph Burns has traveled 100 miles in
a lumber wacron to seal bis doom as can
rtidate for oresident and that he will
quietly allow the Honorable Joseph to
dangle bis scalp at his belt. Had for
tune decreed that Joe Burns should sup
port the democratic nominee, no man
can even approximate the result in the
number of votes Mr. Bryan wouia nave
received on election day.
Behold the Honorable Joseph's proph
ecy: "The following letter was written by a
citiien of Lincoln, Neb., and a neighbor
of William Jennings Bryan, and shows
what the feelings are on the gold ques
tion in that section. The letter was not
intended for publication, but was a
private family letter, and on that ac
count is of double value in showing that
the sentiment is strong against Bryan
even in his own home:
"Lincoln, Neb.; Aug., 14, 1896.
"Dear Brothers. On my return from
Wyoming, where I have spent the year
o far, I find your letter awaiting me.
Yon ask me what I think of the silver
question. In answer I will briefly state
that lam not for free and unlimited
coinage of the silver of the world. I
might, and perhaps would be, for the
coinage of. the silver produced by the
American mines, and put a tariff of 50
cents per ounce on all foreign silver. In
this way we would givea certainamount
of labor to our own people, and by their
employment, open up a market for our
own produce. But the free coinage as it
is set forth in the Chicago platform, in
my judgment, will cause more trouble in
the next five years than we would get in
ten years, as it would make two stand
ards of value, and the poor people and
the working people would suffer most
from it, and as the cheap money has al
ways driven out the dear money in every
country, when two standards existed,
the f $00,000,000 in gold that is now in
circulation would disappear, and it
would take our mints, running a full ca
pacity, about twelve years to replace
that amount. In the mean
time all industries would either
close or run on such a basis as would
make paupers of ns all. As I see it, the
election of Mr. Bryan and a congress of
his way of thinking would entail more
hardship on ns than I am capable of pic
turing. I believe it would be as great a
calamity as was the civil war, and would
cost the country more in money. I do
not know how much your section suffered
during the last three years, but as for us
of the west, I cannot picture to you the
misery and want that was caused, as I
believe, largely by the tariff tinkering.
The distrust and loss of confidence by in
Teetore should be lesson enough to last
us for the next twenty years. I look
on free silver as I did on free trade, only
with more suspicion, and I am going to
do all I possibly can to prevent such a
calamity. I rode over 100 miles' in a
lumber wagon to the railroad, and 700
miles by cars to come home to assist in
preventing the possibility of such a thing,
and I did this at my own expense, so
you will see how earnest I am in the
matter. At your age and. mine our care
should be for the future welfare of our
adopted country, that our children may
enjoy all the blessings that with proper
legislation this country affords. I have
seen so much misery all around me
among friends and neighbors in the past
three years that nothing on earth would
induce me by any ote of mine to add to
their misery. I am fighting as I never
did before to get thedeluded people back
-to where they belong, to the return of
prosperity, the opening of the fac
tory, the employment of our idle
men, thus filling once more the
dinner pail of the American workman
with American raised bread and beef,
and putting American clothes on the
back of his wife and children in fact
placing them where they were four years
ago, in 'good homes, with prosperity
and plenty, so that they can enjoy life
as God intended they should. I find on
my return to this beautiful, but dis
tressed city I have made my home for
fourteen years, that the men who have
suffered are thinking for themselves, and
all of Mr. Bryan's sophistry and elo
quence cannot fool them again. Mr.
Bryan helped in congress four years ago
to bring about our present condintion,
and, as a result; this city and county
will give McKinley 8,000 plurality over
Bryan. He will not carry his precinct,
his ward, his city, his county or his
state. Our people had enough of the
deraagoguge and don't want any more.
Now, I think I have fully explained or
set forth my views on the free silver
craze, and from now until election all I
can do I will do to defeat it.
Hoping this wrH find you all well, as it
leaves us, I am, your loving brother,
Joe Burns.
. Mo Free Speech Goes.
Not being satisfied with the mall
cious and disrespectful burning of Mr.
Bryan's portrait last night the re
publicans wanted to show a true dispo
sition of intolerance by a most out
rageous proceeding.
While General Cowan was making his
speech before a languid audience at the
Capital hotel, he invited comment by
putting a question to the silver men in
the audience.- Jule Schoenbeit of Gov.
Holcomb's clerical staff, gave him an
answer in a very courteous manner. A
republican heeler immediately went for a
policeman and returned with a burly
negro, who was a special. Schoenhei t was
engaged in a very quiet conversation
with a friend when the heeler told the
negro policeman to arrest him. He was
marched off to the city jail, searched and
locked np in a cell. He was not even
given time to tell a friend to see that th
J' l 5 A)
"W A
OOMBADE&
police judge was brought down to the
station. In a few minutes Mayor Gra
ham arrived and had Schoenbeit re
leased. He was told to return in the
morning at 9 o'clock.
Promptly at 9 o clock the prisoner,
with his counsel, Morning & Berge, and
witnesses were on hand and ready for
trial. After waiting in the dingy court
room for a little over one hour, City At
torney Abbott put in an appearance.
It then took another half hour for the
city's legal luminary to consu't with the
police judge and the complaining wit
ness, Schlagel, by name, who is said to
be employed as an attache of the
clerk of the district court, to draw ud
the complaint, which charged
Schoenbeit with using loud and
boisterous language and dis
turbing a republican political
meeting. The complaint was read by
Judge Waters and tbe prisoner at the
bar was asked if he was ready for trial.
He assured his honor that he was good
and ready to proceed. Colonel Abbott
thought it was time for him to say
something so heremarked that owing to
the inability of the prosecution to get
their witnesses present at that time, he
wanted the trial be postponed until
this afternoon, but his honor stated that
he would be very much inconvenienced
should the trial be postponed until that
time so he suggested that it be put off
until tomorrow morning.
It was the unanimous verdict that Mr.
Schlegel's mouth was the most potent
factor in causing tbe disturbance, and
that steps should be taken to bring
that obstreperous youth to justice.
Final Orders Issued.
Early yesterday morning the tents of
Camp Fairchild began to diminish and
today it is almost entirely abandoned.
Present political strife was the only
thing to mar the pleasure of the reunion
of 1890. As one veteran remarked, it
was utterly impossible to keep politics
out of the camp. Some drills had to be
entirely abandoned because groups and
parties of soldiers all over the camp
would not stop political discussion long
enough to witness them.
Next year, under Bryan's administra
tion, they can meet and have a genuine
love feast. Those who predicted law
lessness and national dishonor will ac
knowledge their mistake, and those who
contended for an American policy will
be too happy not to forgive those who
at the reunion have bo unjustly misrep
resented them, and the principles they
advocate.
Orders issued last evening by Com
mander Culver contained a general order
for the breaking of camp, and the turn
ing over of the grounds to the reunion
committee at 8 o'clock this morning.
Headquarters will move by way of the
Soo route, Northwestern line, and take
post at Hotel Ryan, St. Paul, Minn., on
the first day of September in compliance
with general orders No. 6.
The commander's orders conclude as
follows: "In closing Camp Fairchild the
department commander desires to ex
press his appreciation of the valuable
services of his staff, James D. Gage, ad
jutant; D. H. Figard, quartermaster
general; S. D. Davis, inspector; Job
Hathaway, officer of the guard; C. M.
Parker, camp quartermaster, and his
assistant, Mart Howe; department offi
cers, John A. Ehrhardt, S. T. C, T. J.
Majors, J. V. C; A. S. Tierce, medical
director, and his assistants, Drs. Ran
dall and Haggard.
"Major J. B. Fergnson, band director,
performed valuable services, for which
he should be commended. Cornet bands
from Fullerton, Falls City, Cortland,
Hastings and Ord performed excel
lent service cheerfully complying with all
orders, for which the department is
under special obligations; also the Wav
erly and Farragut drum corps, which re
sponded to calls for duty.
"The Hamilton cadets,' under com
mand of an able captain from whom the
organization takes its name, has proved
to be one of the most attractive features
of the reunion, and with pleasure the de
partment commander offers this meed of
New York Nairn
praise at the close of one of the most
successful reunions in the history of this
department.
"Aides-de-camp Cowie and Goodell per
formed faithful and valuable services.
Courtesies extended by the local reunion
committee, ithe constant presence of
Messrs J. H. McClay, C. H. Rndge, J. W.
Bowen,' John L. McConnell and Jerry
Woods, deserves special mention as aid
ing materially to the success of the re
union. Break No. 3.
The republicans are making a syste
matic effort to keep up their plan of cam
paign as inaugurated Thursday night.
It is now dangerous for one to wear a
Bryan button in the company of repub
lican rowdies. Last evening, as S. P.
Benadom, a well known democrat of the
Seventh ward, was driving along Twenty-seventh
street, he was stopped in
front of Johnson's grocery store by a
ruffian who demanded to know "What
the devil he was wearing that kind of a
badge for?"
"Why not?" said Mr. Benadon, in his
most respectful terms. His assailant re
plied: "Nothing but thieves and bums and
other dissolute characters choose the
Bryan emblem."
Mr. Benadon did not like the classifica
tion in which the stranger placed him so
he took issue with tbe man, whereupon
the ruffian cowardly seized Mr. Benadon,
who is an old man over seventy years
and very feeble, jerked him from his car
riage and roughly threw him on the
pavement, when he proceeded to pummel
him to his heart's content and to the
evident satisfaction of a number of
'good" republicans who were present.
Mr. Benadon was very badly bruised
about the head and shoulders. He
was unable to obtain the name of his as
sailant. Not one of the republicans who
watched the entire proceeding would
disclose his identity.
Let this kind of work continue. Tbe
republicans may burn the portrait of
W. J. Bryan, arrest men for asking ques
tions, cowardly assault and ruthlessly
pound feeble and defenseless old men for
wearing Bryan buttons but they cannot
stem the tide or in any .way impede the
electors of the people's leader by the
employment of such methods. There are
too many voters in Lincoln who believe
in fair dealing, who respect honesty and
honor, even in politics, to tacitly assent ,
to the employment of such means to Be- J
cure party success.
Getting Down to Business.
Chicago, Aug. 29. Senator Joues has
selected the advisory committee to act as
advisers to the democratic nationa
campaign committee from outside
affiliating parties in regard to the
general management of tbe campaign.
The following have been asked to serve
as members of this committee: Sena
tors Henry M. Teller of Colorado
and Fred T. Dubois of Idaho, repre
senting the silver republicans; Sen
ator Marion Butler of North Caro
lina, chairman of the national populist
committee and C. T. Washburn of Mas
sachusetts, representing the people's
party; I. N. Stevens of Colorado, chair
man of the national silver party com
mittee and George P. Kenny of Califor
nia, chief organizer of the silver party,
as representatives of that organization.
Senator Jones said these appointments
were "for the purpose of prompt unity
and entire harmony among these various
political organizations in the manage
ment of the campaign." The members
will be frequently at democratic head
Quarters in this city and will aid the
democratic campaign committee with
their counsels on all questions.
Mr. Stevens, one of these official cam'
rjaiirn advisors, has been in Chicago a
a. " 1 m
few days and left last night for Lis home
in Dt-nver. He will return September 1
and formally open headquarters of the
silver party at tbe Clifton house or the
Auditorium hotel.
Senator Jones received tbe following
telegram yesterday from Lincoln, Neb.,
the an thor being known to Secretary
Walsh as a prominent citizen: I
"Large hanging picture of Mr. Bryan !
burned on Eleventh street last night by
WILLIAM J. BBTAIT.
persons marching in republfcan rally.
We have positive proof."
Commenting on the alleged act, Chair
man Jones said:
"They have charged ns with being in
cendiaries, but they have not charged
ns with burning anything; yet that I
know of."
STATE CENTRAL COMMITTEE.
Officers, Menben and Executive Committee
of the Peoples Party of Nebraska.
officers.
J. H. Edmisten Chairman.
B. R. B. Webr Secretary ,
.Frank D. Eager ass't Secretary.
George W. Blake Treasurer.
STATE EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE.
Chairman General P. H. Barry.
First Dlstrict-C. W. Hoxle. Lincoln.
Second DIstrlct-a. J. William, lrvlnirton.
Third District Warwick Sanndera, Colombo.
F ourth District F. M. Howard. Aurora.
Fifth District I. A. Sheridan. Indlanola.
Blxtb District P. H Barry, Lincoln.
COUNTY COMMITTEEMEN.
Connty Nam PostotBce
Adam J. T. Steele .....Hastings
Antelope....... J. D, Hatfield Nellgh
Banner .....
Blaine ..W.F.Brewster Brewster
Boone W. A. Poynter...... Albion
BoxBntte G, M, Snllivan Alliance
Boyd
Brown
Buffalo E. Wyman Shelton
Bnrt E. AV. Peterson Tekamah
Butler Thos. Welch ...David Citar
Cass Jas P. Rouse Alvo
Cedar John H. Felber Hartlr.eton
Chase Otto Fliesbach. Imperial
Cherry...., .....G. P. Crabb Valentine
Cheyenne... .,
Clay.. Henry Renting garonville
Colfax John C. Sprecher.... Schuyler
Cninlng
Custer , Jas. Holland Broken Bow
Dakota
Dawes J.J.Adams Crawford
Dawson J. H. Donahue Lexington
Deuel
Dixon Warner Starr Allen
Dodge K. D. Kelley Fremont
Douglas A. i. Williams Irvington
Dundy L. E. Walker Benkleman
Fillmore O, D. Wilson ...Geneva
Franklin ......James Thompson.. .Bloomlngton
Frontier D. L. McBride Curtis
Furnas W. J. McKenna Arapahoe
Gage W, A. Wagner Beatrice
Garfield T, G. Hemmet Bnrwell
Gosper S. B. Yeoman Elmwood
Grant
Greeley P. H. Barry Greeley
Hall E. E. Shnman Grand Island
Hamilton F. M. Howard Anrora
Harlan Theo Mahn Alma
Hayes J. E. Hammond. .. .Hayes Cent'r
Hitchcock G. W.Carter ..Dike
Holt G. A. McCutcheon..O'Neil
Hooker
Howard C. Bradley St. Paul
Jefferson Tbad Williams Fairbury
Johnson W. G. Swan Tecum sen
Kearney E. O. Smead Kearney
Keith J. W. Sheridan.... ..Ogallala
Keya Paha.... H, Maloy SpnngValley
Kimball
Knox C. C. Crocket Niobrara
Lancaster C. W. Hoxle Lincoln
Lincoln T. T.Keliher North Platte
Logan ...,W. A. Mansfield Gandy
Loup F. A. Wirsig Taylor
Madison Joe Martin Madison
McPherson
Merrick W.F.Porter Harks
Nance W. P. Hatten Fullerton
Nemaha S. P. Robertson Brock
Nuckolls D. Gress Nelson
Otoe ...W.F. Moran Nebr. City
Pawnee
Perkins C P. Logan Grant
Phelps A. J. Shafer Holdredge
Pierce K. A. Tawney Pierce
Platte Warwick Saunders . . Columbus
Polk. Keen Ludden Osceola
Red Willow....!. A, Sheridan Indianola
Richardson ....J, M. Whittaker.. ..Falls City
Rock
Saline W. H. Stout ;..DeVitt
Sarpy J. A, Winright Gretna
Saunders .... ..P. B, Olson Wahoo
Scott's Bluff
deward M. A. Conrtrlght... .Seward
Sheridan ......Stephen l.arabee....Ruskins
Sherman H. M. Matthew Loup City
Sioux
Stanton... .....W. II. Woodruff. ...Stanton
I' haver F. S. Mickey Hebron
Thomas
Thnrston
Valley C. A. Munn Ord
Washington. ...C. A. Whitford Arlington
Wnvne..... -
Webster ...J. H. WalBU Red Cloud
Wheeler R. H. Shnpland. . . . . Kartlott
York .......Wm. Kremser York ,
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J. 8. KIBKPATRI0K
Attorney at Law. Lincoln, Neb.
LEGAL NOTICE.
To William A. Bangh, Non-resident Defendant:
You are hereby notified that on the 20th day
August, 1896, Llllie L. Bangh filed a petition
against you in tbe District court of Lancaster
Connty, Nebraska, the object and prayer of
which are to obtain a divorce from you on the
gronnd that you have wilfully and maliciously
failed to support her, althonith yon are financi
ally well able to do so, and that you have been
gnllty of extreme crnelty toward her without any
cane, ana that you have committed adultry
wlih one Nellie Mason in Appleton City, Mis
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aiu.uown to this plaintiff, in the same city.
The plaintiff prays judgment for the custody
of the two children and for a divorce.
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Prof. A. B. Huckins the great cam
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return and time up to and Including Sept. 1st.
Second The regular, Tourist Car to California
via Kansas City rune once a week, and leave
Chicago every Thursday at ( p.m., Kansas City
at 10.60 a,m. every Friday. Ticketa based on
second claee rate, and car runs on fastest trains,
and known as the Phllllps-Rock Island Tourist
Excursions. Car arrives at Colorado Springe
Saturday, 7:85 a.m.
Third Home-Seeker's Excursions to Texas
and New Mexico. Next one June 11th. Rate, oea
fare for round trip. Tickets good twenty days.
Fourth For Mexico City the Rock Islaat
runs a through sleeper from Kansas City dally
at 8:40 p.m. via Topeka, McFarland, Wichita and
Fort Worth and Austin to San Antonto. Two
routes from there are International R. R. to
Laredo, and Mexican National to the City ot
Mexico; Southern Pacific and Mexican Interna
tional via Spofford and Eagle Faee to City of
Mexico.
Connections are also mads at Fort Worth via
the Texas Pacific to El Paso, and over the Mexi
can Central to City of Mexico.
Fifth Send to address below for a Souvenir
called tbe "Tourist Teacher,'.' that gives much
Information to tourist. Sent free.
' JOHN 8EBASTAIN, G. F. A.,
Chicago.
Notice the Cheap Hates and the
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Number of Excursions to
be Run This Year by
The Burlington.
To Denver, Colorado Springs and Pu
eblo, only $24.15 round trip.
To Hot Springs, S. D., $24.80 round
trip.
To Yellowstone National Park, speciul
rates.
To California and to Europe; besides
these, many personally conducted excur
sions to points of interest.
On August 31st and September 1st
will sell tickets to St. Paul and return
for $9.90. account annuAl encampment
Grand Army of the Republic.
If you contemplate a trip anywhere,
before purchasing your ticket please al
low us to quote you rates. Full infor
mation at B. & M. depot, 7th street, be
tween P and Q streets, or city office, cor
ner Tenth and 0 streets.
G. W. Bonnell, C. P. & T. A.,
59-8 Lincoln, Nebraska.
National Encampment 6. A. . St- Paul,
jainn.
The N. E. G. A. R. to be held this year
at St. Paul September I to 4, will at- if
tract an uuusually large attendance of
old soldiers, as well as all classes of pec-f
pie, irom this territory, as the opporl I
tunity to attend such a reunion at sell
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trip from Lincoln, will not soon be pre-!
sented again. People who have not"
taken their summer vacation can do s
at this time at a very low cost and go
T,n r no mmr Atlrapttva uuihnn itnnn
try Jor that purpose; a section that
abounds in lakes and streams stocked
with fine game, fish, and a country that
affords splendid hunting for those who
like that sport. As most of these re
sorts are ou the Northwestern line, the
direct line from Lincoln, no doubt that
great railroad will do the business. 9-4t
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