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About The Red Cloud chief. (Red Cloud, Webster Co., Neb.) 1873-1923 | View Entire Issue (Aug. 4, 1905)
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During all these years A.
have boon acknowledged to
grade. The most critical and
mem unsurpassed in
Tone, Action and Durability
Wo nro district distributors
Pianos, and will gladly put you
our representatives, or mail
and opecial prices.
T. J. WASHBURN.
Established In 1868.
From Here to There
On First and Third Tuesdays
May, June, July, August, September,
October and November
Territory and Texas
One Fare Plus $2
Ass't Gen'l Passenger Agent,
Kansas City, Mo.
Consign Your Live Stock To
CLAY, ROBINSON & GO.
STOCK YARDS, KANSAS CITY, MO.
We also have our own houses at
CHICAGO SOUTH OMAHA SIOUX CITY
SOUTH ST. JOSEPH DENVER
Read our marktt Utter In this papsr. Write ui for my special Information desired.
Isaac B. Colvin
Farm Loans and Insurance.
and Guide Rock Hues.
GUIDE ROCK, NEB.
WE WILL DO YOUR
Call Phone 75 or 52.
H01XISTER ft ROSS,
Heavy Drayli a Specialty
against Fire, Lightning, Cy
clones and Windstorms, seo
JNO. B. STANSER,
agent for the Farmers Union Insur
ance Co., Lincoln, Neb., tho best in
surance compuny intbo s4te.
Statement of the Cowden-Kaley
July 25, 1005.
Merchandise, accounts, fix
tures and cash 118,104 41
Capitol stock, surplus and
bills payable 814,840 31
INFLAMMATORY IUIEUMATIBM CUKBD IN
Morton L. urn. or Lebanon, ma., says
wife bad Inflammatory JCbeumatlsm In
mutcle and Joint; tier tufferliiK wai terrib
mid ber bod; and face were swollen almost ba
yond recognition; bad been In bed nix weeks
and bad eight puyMclanB. but received no
benent until eno tried tno Mystic Cure for
Kheumatlsm. It nave immediate relief and
be was able to walk about In three davs. I am
mire it savea tier lite." sold by is. fi.
vruggiBi, jicu uiouu,
Send for our
B. CHASE Pianos
bo of tho very highest
expert muBicianB And
of the A. B. CHASE
in touch with ono of
for Round Trip
Gen'l Pnssonger Agent,
St. Louis, Mo.
In a watch chain that adds nothing
to the chain's looks or the quality of
Its workmanship ? The outer sur
face of pure gold and all the details
of workmanship and finish arc
Identically the same in
and in the costly gold ones.
For Sale by
Jewelers ft Opticians,
ttmd Clmud, - Nebraska
Rocky Mountain Tea Nuggets
A Bniy Mediolns fo? Busy Feoplt.
Bring Goldin Health tad Benewed Vigor.
A. specific for Constipation, Indigestion, Live
Dd Kidney Troubles. Pimnlea. Eczema. Imnura
Blood, Dad Breath, Sluggish Bowels, Headache
and Backache. It's Rocky Mountain Tea in tao-
iei lorin, ost cents a dot. uenuino maae oy
OLU8TBR Dnuo Coupany, Madison, Wis.
ML0EN NUGGETS FOR SALLOW PEOPLE
Clftniti and lxullfli tht hslr.
lromotti luxuriant growth.
Never Fails to lteitore Oray
Jlnir to Ita Youthful OolorT
Cure afalp dlteatta hair (allium.
NEWS 0E NEBRASKA.
Alliance Sailor Is Dead.
Alliance, Neb.. July 127. Ward V,
Kennedy of this city, who was ninrr
the seriously Injured victims of tV
Bennington disaster, died at San Di
ego. He will bo burled hero Saturday.
Couple Drown While Doatrldlng.
Norfolk, Neb., July 20. Karl Power
and Miss Anna Mellrldo were
drowned here In the North Fork of
tho Elkhorn river. They were boat
riding and got too closu to tho dam
and went over. Tho bodies of tho
couple have been recovered. Mlsa
McDrlde Is a slBler-ln-law of Superin
tendent Reynolds of tho Northwest
ern. Governor Will Go to Portland.
Lincoln, July 31. Governor Mickey
tnld that ho will visit the Lewis and
Clark exposition at Portland, Aug. 21.
Contrary to tho usual practlco, the
governor will not be accompanied by
his military staff. Beside tfte gov
ernor, a few other prominent Nebras
kans have been Invited by tho expo
sition commission. Tho governor will
make a short address.
William Miles It Caught.
Omaha, July 29. William Miles,
the negro who Indicted a fatal razor
wound on the neck of Harry R. Mc
Gechln nt the Cambridge hotel, was
npprohended by Captain of Police
Mostyn and Detectives Ferris and
Dunn. Miles was In hiding In a
house at Thirty-fifth and Pinkney
Bt roots and offered no resistance when
the officers appeared. Miles Is
charged tit tho city jail with murder.
Acreage of Cereals for 1905.
Lincoln, Aug. 2. The state bureau
of statistics has Issued its figures on
tho acreage of tho various crops of tho
state this year. The report shows that
this year's corn ncrcago Is 259.C01
acres larger than that of 1904. There
are 67,204 more acres of wheat than
last year, which Indicates a much
greater crop, becauHO of tho great
yield over tho state. Oats are In
creased 274,300 acres and rye 18,584
acres, while barley Is decreased 8,484
acres. A recapitulation shows thero
to be an Increased acreage of Gil, 205
In these crops this year.
Railway Mall Clerks Meet.
Lincoln, July 28. Declining to
listen to their national president, A.
A. Kldwell of Columbus, O.. tho postal
clerks of tho Sixth tilvision passed
resolutions of censuro upon Secretary
Wood of the national body for tho
submission at the last meeting at Bos
ton of unexplained expenso Items ag
gregating several thousand dollars.
Following the adoption of tho resolu
tions, President Kldwell was heard.
He said tho money had been used In
furthering the Interests of the associa
tion, but that he could not furnish de
tails of tho expenditure nnd retain
his position as head of tho order.
Big Grain Men Draw Out.
Omaha, July 29. Information re
garding the affairs of the Nebraska
Grain Dealers' association came to
light which lends credence to the cur
rent report that the alleged "grain
trust" of the state Is on the verge of
dissolution. Three of the wealthiest
firms In the association have with
drawn their membership and It Is said
that numerous single elevator con
cerns in various parts of the state al
ready have withdrawn or are prepar
ing to follow the lead of the big deal
ers. Tho three big firms which have
withdrawn nre the Nye-Schnelder-Fowler
company of Fremont, the Up
dike Grain company of Omaha and
W. H. Ferguson of Lincoln.
Young Woman Burns to Death.
York, Neb., July 31. Burned to a
crisp and death following was tho sad
fate of Miss Alverda Kinnison, daugh
ter of David Kinnison, who llveB at
their home, 1713 Iowa avenue. While
lighting tho gasoline stove for tho
noon meal, In some way gasoline es
caped from the stove and thoughtless
ly she wiped up the gasoline from tho
floor with her apron. In an Instant
the gasoline caught flro and she was
enveloped In flame. Running through
her father's room, whero ho lay In
bed, helpless to assist her, she ran
upstairs nnd lay down on the bed at
tempting to extinguish tho fire with
bedding. The daughter lay on tho
bed burning up when tho chief of tho
fire department arrived.
TRIES GASOLINE FOR FLEAS.
Lincoln Man Fatally Injured by Ex
plosion and House Wrecked.
Lincoln, July 29. F. N. Jenkins 1b
probably fatally burned, Mrs. Jenkins
is painfully Injured, their baby is
badly shaken up and the house In
which they Ilvo Is wrecked, the result
of an attempt on the part of Mr. Jen
kins to rid hlB dogs of (leas. The ac
tldent occurred at University Place.
Jenkins has a number of dogs and
for some time they have been Infest
ed with fleas. He took them Into the
cellar, closed the door and poured
gasoline over them. Later ho lighted
a lantern and wont down to seo how
the dogs were getting along. Instant
ly there was an explosion. Mrs. Jen
kins, who was standing In tho room
nhovo the cellar, holding her Imby in
her nrniB, was thrown across tho
room and her baby was dropped to
the door. Almost nil the windows
were broken and the sides of the
house were- knocked out of plumb.
The explosion was heard all over
T'lverslty Place and neighbors nt
one went to tho assistance of tho
dlttneppd family. Jenkins was car
ried out of tho burning cellar and as
his clothes wero stripped from him
flesh camo with them.
LIGHTNING KILLS SIX PERSONS.
Fatalities Occur During Electric 8torm
at Coney Island.
New York, July 31. During a thun
derstorm of terrific intensity which
passed over New York ilvo persons
wero struck by lightning and Instantly
killed, and nine were seriously Injured
nt tho Parkway baths, Coney Island.
At the same time ono man wna killed
and tlirou others prostrated nt Graves-
The killed: Georgo Denwltta, Ja
cob Frankel, Robert F. Wasch,
Charles Bennerle, Frank Bennerlc,
Tho Injurod: David Wills, James
Dunne, Tina Christiansen, Harry
Krohn, Clara Thlel, Mary L. Curley,
Isaac Raafo and wife, Amelia Schone,
William Itanswleler, John Apple.
Tho Intense heat attracted n great
multitude to the shore resorts, and
when tho storm blew up from tho
westward the Parkway beach wbb
thronged with bathers and spectators.
Tho rain descended In torrents and
hundreds of men, women nnd children
sought shelter under tho big bath
house, which Is elevated above tho
sand on piles. Tho lightning was In
cessant and terrific thunder claps
shook tho hath house, to the terror of
tho crowd huddled together beneath
It. A holt struck tho Hag staff and
grounded In tho very thickest of the
crowd. Nearly fifty persons wero
prostrated, and tho rest, screaming
with terror, rushed out into tho storm.
Those who had remained in tho water
were panic stricken and fled In all
directions, not daring to enter tho bath
house, which appeared to bo on fire.
Ambulances were summoned from all
tho nearest hospltnls and on their ar
rival five personB were found dead
and nine unconscious under tho hath
house. The bodies of nil were scorched
by tho electric fluid. Tho nlno In
jured wero removed to a hospital,
whore It was said that some probably
About tho same time Henry Hans
weller was struck and killed whllo
sheltering under a tree at Gravesend
beach and his son, William, with
John Apple and Daniel McCaulcy wero
Tornado in Louisiana.
Beaumont, Tex., Aug. 2. Word
reached hero that ono white boy and
two negro boys were killed outright
and twenty other persons wero seri
ously injured In a heavy windstorm
which struck Bessmay, La. Tho
town 1b situated In a forest of pine
timber, tho wind uprooting several
trees, which fell on houses, killing
and Injuring tho occupants. Telo
graphlc and telephone communication
Foul Play Suspected.
Harlan, la., Aug. i. The partly
burned body of Mrs. Peter Heln, wife
of a prominent farmer, was found In
a grove near her homo, eight miles
north of hero. The nuthorltieB be
lieve It to be a case of murder, al
though tho post mortem examination
did not reveal any signs of vlolenco
on tho body.
Standing of the Teams.
NATI'AL LICAOUK. AMK'CAN L-KAOUE
W. h. V.
Chlengo . . .M) 32 010
Cleveland ..53 35 002
I'hll'phlu ..48 35 578
Detroit ....43 42 500
New York.. 31) 41 488
Boston ....30 42 470
Ht. Louts... 32 52 381
Wush'ton ...TO 54 357
New York.. (Ml 25 720
lMttHlmrB ...r8 33 037
l'liirpiiiH ..53 37 goo
Chicago ...52 ho .:
Clnrlnnntl .40 40 500
St. Louis... 35 r :i72
Boston ....20 04 312
Brooklyn . .27 02 303
Columbus ..03 34 K0
Milwaukee .58 3! 51)8
Mlnn'tipollo 54 40 374
Des MolncH.50 21) 05'.)
Denver 51 38 573
Oinnlin ....47 37 500
Sioux City.. 44 37 543
I'ucltlo . . . .30 55 353
Ht. Joseph. 20 58 310
LoulHVllle .50 48 Till
8t. l'uul...47 47 500
Imllu'ollB ..45 51 4Ut)
Toledi 32 58 355
Kan. City.. 31 01 337
Stabbed by Convict.
Lincoln, July 27. In a light with a
convict named Morrla, Foreman Ed
ward Stelner of the tying shop of tho
Leo Broom and Duster company at
the state penitentiary, was stabbed In
the neck and left side. The foreman
was Inspecting some brooms 1ft tho
tying department when he was set
upon by the convict with a broom
knife and stabbed a couple of tlm6s
before he could make his escape. The
prisoner was Bent to the dungeon and
Stelner was taken to tho prison hos
pital. Morris was sent up some time
ago on a charge of robbing a bank
Kansas City Live Stock.
Kansas City, Aug. 1. Cattle Receipts,
14,000; steady; native steora, $4.00fl5.U5;
western fed steers, 3.756K5.25; Ntockero
and feeders, I2.75&4.50; cowh und heifers,
$2.00S5.25; hulls, S2.10ft3.7ft; calves, S3.50
5.00. HoKH-KeoelptB, 5,000; 10ft20c high
er; top. S0.OO; bulk of suIch, $ft.8.Vjft.l)0;
heuvy, 9ft.80ftfi.Rft; puckers, sft.85ftft.05; pltfrf
nnd light, 5.Kftft0.00. Hhecp-Itecclpts, ,.
500; strong to 10c higher; Inmlis, S5.25ft
0.50; fed ewca and yeurllngs, Si.5ft5.25.
one year for
Rod Cloud, Neb.
81. LOUIS and
all points cast ayd
SAL'I LAKE Cir
and all poittfi
TTUINR LBAVB II FOLLOWS!
No, 18. Passenger dally for Oherlln
and Ht. Francis branches. Ox
ford, McCnok, Uouveraud all
points west .... 7 '03 t.sc
No, 14. Passenger dally for St. Joe,
Kansas City, Atchison. St.
Louis. Lincoln Via Wymote
and all points cast and south 210 f-M
No IS, I'assonger. dally. Denver, all
points In Colorado, Utah and
California . 8:01 p..
No. IS. I'asseiiKer. dally for 8t. Joe,
Kansas City. Atchison, 3t.
Louts and all points east and
south ...... . l0:35JLas.
No. 174. Accommodation. Monday,
Wednesday and Friday. Hast
ings, Grand Islaud, Black
Hills and all points in tho
northwest...- 1 '.Wcit-
SleeplnR. dining, and reclining chair cu.
iscats free) on through trains. Tickots sold tst
baggage checked to any point In the Unto
Itates or Canada.
For information, tlmo tables, maps or UefcoK
oall on or address A. Conorer, Agont, Re
Cloud, Nobr. or L. V. Wnkeley. Gnnural P
sengai Agont Omaha, Nebraska
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