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SUMMER'S LAST ROSARY.
Written for Tbi Farmers' Alliance.
O, golden threads of silver sons;
That fall across my path to-day.
If I a garnered sheaf may bind
Of tender trifles, light and strong.
Lend me sweet words to ring along.
And o'er the ways to sometimes find
Where Summer tells her dreams to me.
Her prosy toil It laid away.
And with l.er book she comes to stay,
To wake the page with golden key,
And thrill us with a roundelay
Of woven song where roses fine
And tendrils round the windows twine.
While shining bars drip mist and spray
And lily-cups onoe held their wine,
Sad rains rehearse their melody.
Yet no tear dims this heart of mine.
The leaning grasses look within
The open volume In ber hand.
And warning echoes from the glen
Are calling all thu minstrels in,
While higher notes Dot known of men
Arc trilled along the prairie land.
Tho' twilight falls on borrowed leaves
In summer's binding, red and gold,
And wheaten ears from harvest sheaves,
'Neath sunset light and amber stars
A harp-like lute the blue-stem weaves.
And lovers' call from pasture bars
Repeats a song of rarest gold.
The same sweet song the ancients told
Beneath the moon's pale scimitars.
That "1 jve so new Is strangely old."
Tho moon's red light is growing wan,
My scroll unlearned floats swift away;
The stats grow dim, each voice is gone,
The voices from the valleys borne
To upland seas of ripening corn.
I clamor vain for longer stay,
"Dear guest, 'bide yet a brief delay,"
But Summer olosed her book to day.
She takes the volume from my band
Tho' few the notes that are my own.
She leaves me dreams of mignlonette
And b -eath of hay on prairies wet.
, I see from this my morning laud
Her golden boat, the morning star;
Her zone has touched the autumn-strand,
Her vail a lost cloud's gray cymar.
Mart Baird Finch.
Clearwater, Neb., Aug. 31, 1881.
Where thy Footsteps led, we Follow.
O.V THE DEATH Or WM. L. CROSSDALE.
Not for thee the requiem strain,
Friend beloved and comrade truest!
Gazing upward, we would fain
Watch the path that tbon pursuest;
But from yearning mortal sight,
Clouds of heaven, do ye receive him.
Ah, the gateway opening bright,
Closes dark for us who grieve hiin.
Fought the fight, and kept the faith!
Not for him be wild lamenting,
He unrecking life or death . s -
Gave his gifts without repenting.
Shall we falter, shall we fail
We who named him friend and brother?
Still his memory shall prevail,
Kindling Hunt Time cannot smother.
When did Freedom's roll-call sound,
That she found her son not ready,
Foremost still to take the ground,
' Eye alert, and footstep steady?
"Forward March !" the bugles rang;
Old the fight, yet just beginning.
Why the stern, relentless clang
Of the "Halt!" that stayed his winning?
Why! oh, why! We may not ask.
Ours to tread where duty beckonB;
Ours the faith, the hope, the task;
God alone the future reckons.
Press we where our hero fell!
Fell? Nay! Hose to heights supernal!
Yet, with us his thought must dwell,
Even 'mid the peace eternal.
Beating heart t'uat, full and warm,
Pulsed with human Joy and sorrow
Soul for sunshine and for storm!
Not fer thee earth's brief to-morrow.
Loosed the clasp of mortal hand;
But the Spirit, what can sever?
liife, nor death, can break the strand
Love and truth have knit forever.
Not for thee the requiem strain,
Tho' our lips with sorrow quiver,
And the tears, that fall like rain,
Mingle in grief's ceaseless river.
Friend beloved, and comrade tried!
Hearts are faint and eyes are hollow;
But, whatever fate betide.
Where thy footsteps led, we follow.
Frances M. Milne.
San Luis ObiBpo, Cal.
OUR FEARLESS AKD FORCIBLE
We find the following gem in the
New York Standard. It refers to the
death of Wm. T. Croasdale, late editor
of that paper. It will be s. surprise to
most people that a poet at once so
tender and so strong is so near us. He
should be cherished.
Heis dead, our defender and leader.
Our fearless and forcible pleader;
No more shall wo see him or hear him ;
No more shall his enemies fear him:
His eloquence, brilliant and clever, "
Is silenced forever, forever.
His mind was a mind of great splendor;
His soul was exalted and tender.
He loved Right and worked to sustain it;
He loathed Wrong and strove to restrain it.
Truth and Justice he honestly sought for,
Earnestly thought for, and wrought for.
He cared not for creeds, cliques, nor classes;
He trusted and toiled for the masses;
He sacrificed self for all others;
He looked upon all men as brothers:
He labored to have all wrongs righted,
And have all the nations united.
The selfish and ignorant sneered him;
The proud and the opulent jeered him;
Old friends and companions denied him;
Herce loes and opponents defied him;
Still he preached from humanity's altar
As unmoved as tho rocks of Gibraltar.
Ho died fljfhting wrongs, grim and hoary;
Passed from lite to a death of true glory.
But the cause that he nobly defended
Will survive until all thltigs are ended.
Wrong withers, but Right remains vernal;
Truth, Justice, and Right arc eternal.
Omaha, Neb. J. W. Evans.
Hon. R. M. Pritchard, residing in Cum
ing county, near Pender, died. He was a
member of the Illinois legislature during
the great Logan fight, and held other
offices of prominence in the same state.
His health has been failing for the last
MOVEMENT OF GRAIN
Western Baihvays Embarrassed to
Care for the Enormous Shipments.
THE WEST BOUND BATE WAB
Another Redaction in Lake and Rail
Bat.. The lows Central Election,
1 The Clover Leaf All Right Jay
Could In New York.
Kansas Cttt, Sept. 7. The unprece
dented movement of grain from the
west has choked the market. There are
mil of sidetracks fall of loaded ears
here, and the grain men and railroad
men are working night and day to clear
the jam. The necessity for mills, for
transit work, and more elevators was
never more severely felt All of the
thirteen ejevator at the mouth of the
Kaw are crowded to their utmost ca
pacity. One hundred cars of wheat
were turned over to a Chicago road to
be shipped direct from Kansas through
Kansas Ciiy to Chicago. Owing to a
new practice the railroads have adopt
ed, the danger of a car shortage is
greatly reduced. Each road now
uses its own cars exclusively. No cars
from the west., a roads can go farther
east than St. Louis or Chicago, unless
an equal number of empty cars from
the receiving road replace those taken
loaded. This plan is proving successful.
It keeps the cars well scattered over the
western territory. The Union Pacific
not being a through road is ehoving the
grain into the city. The Chicago, Santa
Fe and California road cannot furnish
enough engines to haul the cars alrea dy
here to Chicago. The Santa Fe yards
as a consequence of this are stuffed to
overflowing. There are now over one
thousand cars loaded with grain in their
yards. There are 7U0 cars in the Mis
souri Pacific yards.
The West-Bound Rate War.
Chicago, Sept. 7. The war in west
bound lake and rail rates from Boston
to Chicago continues. The Union
Steamboat company ,in connection with
the New York and New England and
Fitchburg railroads, has announced the
regular weekly reduction of 3 cents.
The new rate is based on 30 cents first
class. The dry goods rate is made 19
ceuts, by far the lowest rail and lake
rate ever made from Boston. When in
formed of the latest reduction of his ad
versary, D. B. Linstead, agent of the
Ogdensburg Transit company, said:
"We have dropped out of the light."
Tho Iowa Central Election.
Chicago, Sept. 7. At the meeting of
the Iowa Central in this city, Jthe fol
lowing wereelectod airectofs: Eussell
Sage, H. J. Morse, G. F. Taintor, E. E.
Chase, C. Ackert, George Morse, Dun
lap Smith, Russell Sage Jr., Rufus H.
Sage. Kussell Sage was re-elected
president, Edward E. Chase vice-president
and Geonre B. Morse secretary
and treasurer. The report of the year
ending June 30, showed gross earnings
$l,699,74tf, increase, $110,779: operating
expenses $l,23l-, 383, increase $03, 163; net
earnings $ 47(i,iie2, increase $17,5bo.
Reading, Pa., Sept, 7. The first train
to reach Reading over the Reading and
Columbia branch of the Beading road
since the cloudburst Aug. 21 arrived
here. The road between Denver and
Sinking Springs has been placed in good
condition. A large force of men has
been working day and night einc;e tho
Mr. Jay Gould's Return.
New York, Sept. 7. Mr. Jay Gould,
president of the Missouri Pacific, ar
rfved home with his family from a so
journ of seven weeks in Idaho and Col
orado. He appears to be in very good
health again. He went to his suburban
residence at Irvington-on-the-Hudsou.
The Clover Leaf All Right.
New York, Sept. 7. A director of
the Toledo, St. Louis and Kansas City
stated that the company had just paid
up loans, aggregating $200,000. This
takps the road out of the courts and ob
viates the appointment of a receiver,
leaving the property in the control of
the present management.
Huutingtou Gets Another Road.
Astoria, Ore, Sept. 7. C, P. ilunt
ington has purchased the Astoria and
South Coast railway. The sale was
made to B. Koehler and J. C. Stubbs,
who acted as agents for Huntington.
The road is a valuable piece of prop
erty. Thirty-four Stories High.
Chicago, Sept. 7. Plans for the Odd
Fellows' Temple, to be erected in this
city, have been prepared. They provide
for a building as high as the Washington
monument. The entire ground space
is built up to a height of fourteen
stories. Above this the building ex
tends six stories in the form of a square
cross, the four spaces at the angles of
the main building being left vacant.
Above this is a tower shaped structure
fourteen Btories high, making thirty
four stories altogether, with an aggre
gate height of '.56 feet. The estimated
cost is :3,:.PO,000. 'The ground space
covered is to be 177x233 feet.
Iowa Methodist Fpiscopal Conference.
Muscatine, Sept. 7. The ministerial
delegates elected by the Iowa Methodist
Episcopal conference are: Dr. C. L.
Stafford, president of the Iowa Wesley
an university, Mount Pleasant; the
Rev.Ura O. Kemble, presiding elder of
the Muscatine district, and Rev. T. J.
Myers of Centerville. Reserve dele
gates: The Rev. J. P. Teter of Oska
loosa and Dr. J. C. W. Cox of Wash
ington. On the eligibility of women as
lay delegates to the general conference
the completed vote was as follows: For,
70, against, 33.
Sioux Indians Join the T. M. C. A.
v Mitchell, S. D., Sept. 7. The first
state convention of the Young Men's
Association of South Dakota was large
ly attended. The reports show that
there are ten active associations among
the cities of the state, and that the
Sioux Indians on the reservation have
formed fourteen associations.
TO WATER THE WEST.
Plant for the National Irrigation Con
gress at Salt I.k. Citj.
Salt Lake City, Sept. 7. The nat
ional irrigation congress to be held in
Salt Lake City, Sept 13, 16 and 17
promises to be the largest and most
successful convention ever held in the
western country. Thousands of del
egates have been appointed and have
promised to attend. Half rates have
been granted by the railroads to the
public as well as to delegates. Hotel
rates have been reduced and ample ac
comodations arranged for all citizens.
Mormons as well as Gentiles have
united to promote the success of the
A unique program of entertainment
has been provided which includes a
grand musical festival in the Mormon
tabernacle, besides visits to the beet
sugar works, to Garfield Beach and
mining camps contiguous to Salt Lake
City. The rain-makeri will also be
(Irnham of Texas.
. Galveston, Sept. 7. Hon. Walter
Gresham of this city was enthusiastic
ally endorsed at a meeting of citizens
for appointment to the position made
vacant by the death of W. L. Bragg of
the interstate commerce commission.
Working-men All Over the Country Cele
brate for their Honored Cause How
the I)v was Observed.
Chicago, Sept. 7. Between thirty
and forty thousand workmen marched
in the Labor Day parade to the music
of forty brass bands. There were open
air meetings at several parks, Jerry
Simpson addressing the largest.
At New York there were two parades
and at St. Louis, St. Paul, 'Minneapolis,
Boston, Pittsburg Detroit, Cincinnati
and ot:r points the day w& observed
by the workingmen.
Cincinnati, Sept. 7, Quite a number
of people from the surrounding country,
far and near attended the great celebra
tion of Labor Day. The celebration
was a great mass picnic at Woodsdale,
on the Cincinnati, Hamilton and Day
ton railroad, thirty miles north of Cin
cinnati. The principle speaker was
Hon. William McKiuley, the Republi
can candidate for governor. Governor
Campbell, who was expected, was not
present. Several labor orators made
speeches. Over 10,000 people were
At Sioux City.
Siocx City, la., Sept. 7. Labor Day,
legal holiday in Iowa, was appropri
ately observed by the laboring men of
"Sioux City. "Nearly all the factories,
mills, builders and other labor employ
ing industries gave their employes a
holiday. The programme consisted of
a parade, speech making and a picnic at
Omaha, Sept. 7. Labor Day was cel
ebrated by a big parade in the morning.
At the fair grounds at 1 o'clock p. m.
General Van Wyck and Congressmen
McKeighan spoke. A barbecue, Japan
ese fire works, races and games and a
concert by the musician's union band
Wichita, Ean., Sept. 7. Labor Day
was appropriately celebrated here.
Grand Master Workman Powderly, of
the Knights of Labor, was the orator of
Prohibition in Maine.
Lewiston, Me., Sept. 7. A large
temperance meeting was held at the
Pine street Congregational church, at
which measures were taken to organize
a county temperance league for the en
forcement of the prohibitory law. Con
gressman Dingley presided and intro
duced Senator Fry, who spoke at length.
He vigorously denounced the rum seller
and said that if every rum seller were in
jail today the country would be ten
thousand times better off than it is.
The senator claimed that the law was
the only remedy for the evil of intemper.
ance and closed with an exhortation to
the people to stand by the prohibitory
laws of the state.
A Bitch in the Arrangements.
Springfield, O., Sept. 7. As soon as
the order of court was issued some
months ago directing tho sale of the
East Street Reaper works they were
widely advertised. A number of cap
italists purchased the works for $300,
000, about two-thirds of the appraise
ment, for the establishment of immense
car works. The first payment was to
have been made Saturday, but either
the deal is off or there is some hitch in
the arrangements, for the option under
the receiver's contract of sale expired
without any payment being made. The
works were again offered for sale Sept.
Singular Suit Against a Clergyman.
! Philadelphia, Sept. 7. A civil suit
for $300 damages was instituted by
Joseph G. Ray of Camden against the
Rev. Charles D. Sinkinson, pastor of
the Memorial Methodist Protestant
church. The suit is based upon a state
law which provides a penalty of $300
for any minister marrying a girl under
18 years of age without the consent of
her parents or guardians.
General Grulib Returns.
New York, Sept. 7. General E. Burd
Grubb, United States ministerto Spain,
arrived from Havre on the steamer La
Touraine. He was met at quarantine
by a large delegation of Grand Army
members from New Jersey.
Denver, Sept. 7. At a meeting of the
Republican stato central committee it
was agreed to hold a stato convention
for tho nomination of a candidate for
snpreme judge at Glenwood Springs on
Tuesday, Sept. W,
Cape May, N. J., Sept. 7. The heavy
xain storm prevailing all day kept the
president in-doors. In the evening
George W. Boyd and wife took tea with
the president and family.
HOST GOJO WASTE.
Settlers Unable to Secure remission
to Cut Damaged Timber.
MEETING WITH SUCCESS.
America Driving Competition front the
Field of Spanish-American Trad.
Tho Remodelled White House.
Ilawley to Succeed Proctor.
Washington, Sept 7. An unfortun
ate condition of affairs has just come
before the interior department. The
forest fires which have swept oyer many
sections of the northwest have partially
destroyed large tracts of government
timber, which must go to waste unless
it i saved this fall and winter. Much
of the land is in contest, and the people
who hope to secure title are anxious to
save the timber before it is lost, but
they are debarred from doing bo by the
timber laws, which prevent the cutting
of timber while contests are in prog
ress. Many applications have been made to
Land Commissioner Carter for permits
to cut the partially burned timber, and
thus avoid the waste. The commis
sioner says, however, that he can give
no relief to these applications.
It would be unwise, he thinks, to let
aside the law protecting government
timber whenever there was a forest
fire, for such a precedent would induce
fraud and there would be forest fires
started all over the country in order to
base an application for a permit to cut
timber. Ji! a case of impending waste
is made very clear to him by affidavits
showing the exact amount of timber to
be cut the commissioner says he might
grant a hearing, although the proof
would have to be so elaborate that the
waste would occur before the permit
could be grunted. In view of this feel
ing at the land office much of this tim
ber in the northwest, which has been
partially burned, will be a total loss.
The Remoiloled While House.
Washington', Sept. 7. The president
and family will be back in the White
House by the middle of September. At
least such is the notice that comes from
Cape May to those in charge of improve
ments. It has been many years since
the living part of the mansion has been
given such an overhauling. When Mrs.
Harrison retuns she will scarcely recog
nize the beautiful room at the south
west angle of the White House, which
is devoted to ber use. Silver and gold
abound in the decoration of the apart
ment, and her boudoir adjacent is fitted
up in a style and with n taste which
could not fail to satisfy the most exact
ing of her sex. Just across the hall,
in - what used to fe Mrs. Cleve
land's charming morning room, the
children of the family will hold high
carnival with their dolls and toys, a
new dado and draperies at the north
west window being conspicuous among
the new features. President Harrison's
bed room is the one known as the
Prince of Wales apartment from the
fact that his royal highness slept in the
room during his short stay at the White
House early in the '60s. A cardinal silk
canopy, with drawn folds, surmounts
the splendidly carved walnut bedstead,
and above all is a new gold shield bear
ing the coat-of-artns of the United
States, the eagle seeming to spread his
outstretched wings protectingly over
the president while he slumbers at night.
During President Cleveland's adminis
tration a wooden partition was con
structed in the large corridor, but this
has been removed and the family will
have a clear range of the big room thus
created, and which was such a source of
pride and decoration for the la to Presi
Meeting with Success.
Washington, Sept. 7. The consul
general of Germany at San Jose, Costa
Rica, has made an official report to his
government, under date of June 30, 1891,
in which he says:
"There is no doubt that the extra
ordinary endeavors which the American
industrial world, backed up by the
government, is making to increase its
trade with Spanish American countries
are meeting with success. The differ
ence in price, if any, is more than com
pensated for by the attractive and
handy get-up of American goods. Ger
many, however, plays a large part in
the import trade of this country having
shipped $179,367 worth of merchandise
in 1890 us against $175,621 in 1M81.
Still our trade is closely pressed by
Great Britain and the United States.
"The German, American and British
industrial worlds are now doing their
level bust to crush each other's trade in
ironware of ail kinds, cotton shirts,
underclothing, preserves and the like;
this is more especially the case as re
gards cotton piece goods, cheap calicos
at about 7 pence per yard and common
handkerchiefs cannot be got from Ger
many, owing to the great distance; but
in tho dearer qualities we compete suc
cessfully. Proctor' Successor.
Washington, Sept. 7, Private ad
vices received here state that Senator
Hawley of Connecticut has been offered
the war office, to succeed Secretary
Proctor. General Hawley is at Cape
May conferring with President Harri
son alwut the matter. Friends of the
senator's who are familiar with Con
necticut politics, and informed as to
his chances for renomination as
again'i, Governor Bolkeley, and re
election to the United States senate for
the term beginning in 18915. think it
very probable that ho will accept the
offer and be the next secretary of war.
Ganging; by Weight.
V ashingtox, Sept. 7. Commissioner
Mason of the internal revenue bureau has
been considering for some time the ad
visability and practibility of adopting
wh.t is lenown a the weighing .system
for the official determination of the
quantity of spirits placed in casks and
packazes. This system, if adopted, will
take the place of the present one, by
which the contents of a cask is determ
ined by the use of gauging instruments
as now practiced.
Released the American.
Berlin, Sept. 7. Carleton Graves,
the American arrested at Mayence as a
spy, has been released, the authorities
having no proof against him.
DEATH OF AN OLD JURIST,
Iteajamla Ilall, Ei-Chlef J as tic of Cat
orado. Diet la New York.
Ai'bcrn, N. Y., Sept. 7. Hon. Ben
jamin Hall died here after a lingering
illness. He was born in 1814.' In 1850,
by appointment of President Fillmore,
ha made a compilation and revision of
the accumulated official decisions of the
attorney general of the United States.
In 1861 President Lincoln appointed
him chief justice of Colorado, a position
of great peril in the days of the break
ing out of the rebellion, A conspiracy
was formed to kill him and other federal
officers and secure the territory for the
secessionists. The scheme failed, and
nothing went further to defeat the plans
of the rebels than the ruling of Judge
Hall, originating with him, to the effect
that in the cases of armed rebellion
against the government the conrts could
suspend the issue of the writs of habeas
Canght by the Undertow.
Ateastic City, N. J., Sept, 7. Bar
ney McLaughlin, aged 45, and living in
Philadelphia, while bathing, waa caught
by the nndertown and before help could
reach him, was drowned. The body
POISONED BY WATER.
IIto Die and Treentr flte Sicken at Dun
dee, Mich., from Well's
Dundee, Mich., Sept 7. Five people
have died in this vicinity from the
poisonous effects of water from a well
on the Gilsen farm, near Deerfield,
Something over two weeks ago a thrash
ing crew was at work on Gilsen's place.
The well is not an abundant one, and as
a result of the unusual demand upon it
the water becamo very low. It was ob
served to be rather muddy and repulsive
to the taste, but it was the only water
on the plactrand everybody drank of it
as usual. Those who have died are
three children of Gilsen and two farm
hands. Twenty-five others areuttecled,
alwut half of them seriously.
Field sports at St. Louis.
St. Louis, Sept. 7. A large crowd as
sembled at Sportsman s park to witness
the field sports of the Western Associa
tion of Amateur Athletes. The Gaelic
Athletic club of Chicago captured six
prizes, the Missouri Bicycle and Ath
letic club five, and the Olympic of St.
Louis three. H. A. Wienecke, of the
Missouri Bicycle and Athletic club, dis
tinguished himself by winning three of
the events credited to his club, while J.
F. Ryan won three and Michael Ken
nedy two of the six events of the Gael
ics of Chicago. Ryan also broke the
record for throwing the CU-pound
weight. He threw the weight 27ft.
7iin., while the record is 27ft. 4in.
Ripe lor Revolt,
Galveston, Sept. .7. A gentleman
just returned from Mexico says the
country is on the verge of revolution.
The people only need a leader. The op
ponents of the Diaz administration are
circulating reports that the president
is working in the interest of Americans
in granting railroad franchises, and this
has stirred up a bitter feeling against
citizens of the United States, and es
pecially those of Texas, The success of
the Chilian insurgents over Balmaceda
has given the dissatisfied Mexicans
great hope, and many believe an out
break is not far distant,
Horewhlpiel by a Woman.
Dubuque, la., Sept. 7. Dr. Lambert,
a leading physician of Farley, was pub
licly horsewhipped by Mrs. Tucker, a
woman with whom he had some trouble
the day before, in which the doctor spit
in her face. After a few blows had
been struck the doctor seized the whip.
Her husband then appeared and gave
the doctor a terrible thrashing. Tucker
complained against himself and was
fined $1 and costs. The feeling is strong
ly against the doctor.
Short's Mother to Get the Reward.
Guthrie, Okla., Sept. 7i Some time
ago, when the Santa Fe train was
robbed by the Dalton gang, the express
and railway companies offered a reward
of $ 000 for the capture of each one. Ed
Short, who was killed two weeks ago,
after capturing one of the gang, left a
mother in destitute circumstances at
Osgood, Ind. Word was received that
the reward would be paid to her.
Play-Going People Escape
Shamokin, Pa Sept. 7. Mrs. Robert
Ray Hamilton's career has been sud
denly brought to a close. Her company
objected to continuing the tour unles3
salaries were paid, and as the money
was not forthcoming they disbanded
and returned to New York. It is said
Mrs. Hamilton was compelled to bor
row the money with which to purchase
the railroad tickets for the company's
Nevada, Mo., Sept. 7. About seventy-five
of the 300 local depositors of the
defunct Citizens' bank met here. Reso
lutions strongly condemning the offi
cers, and especially those who put their
property out of their own hands, were
adopted. Steps were also taken to em
ploy attorneys to criminally prosecute
them. A committee was appointed to
solicit funds among depositors to pay
Anxious Crowds of Heirs.
Butte, Mont., Sept. 7. R. G. Inger
soll and daughter left for New YorK af
ter a stay here of six weeks. The jury
in the Davis case is closeted with a large
microscope. Rumors of all kinds fill
the air as to how they aro agreeing and
anxious crowd of heirs are sitting up
nights wondering how much of the
slice of ten millions involved will fall
into their clutches.
Scnrvy and Fever on Board
San Francisco, Sept. 7. The bark
Royal Tar, which has arrived from
Australia, is detained at quarantine.
Fever and scurvy are reported on board.
Her captain and mate died of fever at
sea and the remainder of the crew are
in a frightful condition from scurvy.
They were for six weeks without other
supplies than tea and flour.
After Wisconsin's Kz-Treasurers.
Madison, Sept. 7. The time in which
the ex-state treasurers could make a set
tlement with the state expired and no
settlement was made. The attorney
general says the cases will be pushed
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Special Cloak Sale.
All the very latest novelties from
the best makers of the world includ
ed. Excellent values at
$2-75, $4.50, $5.00, $6.00, $7.00,
All the latest effects in new Fall
Dress Goods just opened. We will
endeavor to show you the largest
and most complete line of Dress
Goods ever shown in the city. The
prices we guarantee to toe lower
than any house in the city, quality
In this small space it is impossible
to enumerate a quarter of the bar
gains we are now showing on our
When in the city do not fail to
visit our store whether you wish
to buy or not. Next week we will
give you some prices that will as
1141 AND 1143 O STEEET.
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