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1 'N P 11IL : . 4YEAR. OMAHA , NEB. TUESDAY MORNING , NOVEMBER 2O 1883 NO. 133.
p FROM FOREIGN LANDS.
I Pnrthcr Sa Rcors ot the Urcat
Th Alarming Condition of Things
- . in Egypt.
. . French Cnbnct Changes nuil the
. Tonqulit War.
TILH 11U1UtILkN1' $ WOltC.
Sr. Joits , N. F. , November 1.-TIio
bilip I'OIUftlld , lumber Jathm , a schooiinr
and two brgatitities , bound for France ,
have boon drivoti upon the roefa and
wrecked. Sorora vc88018 Were driven
from their anchorage and partially
reckod. Trepassoy advices report that
evera1 bodies ) ave come ahorc there
and at St. ShottB , but none have boon
Moutiflod a yet. All are mutilated , the
heads , arms and legs being 8evered from
the trunk. At St. 3liott a large vessel
I'Lr . - * . drove by and looked abandoned. The
- steamer Caspian was dotaizid four
days by tim hurricane , and was unable
Saturday to face the Northerly gab.
Three schooners wont dowis in Trinity
bay , and mm in Cagst.sin bay. The.
steamer Missouri , of Boston , for Liver.
pool , passed Cape 1.aco Sunday and re
ports frightfully stormy weather.
Reports of the disastrous etroots of the
gale last week come iii daily. The fol.
lowing fatal accLdonts are reported : Two
sailors named SL Jean , residing inSorel ,
were drowned. Mr. Fousignant , with
his wife and Live children were drowned
while crossing the river in aboat. Victor
Veniltotte , a sailor on board the schooner
Chrle3 Browa , was thrown overboard
and drowned. It is reported that the
barge Abrahainhasboen found abandoned
, on Lake St. Louis. Thu gale played
havoc wiLls some light ships on Lake St.
HALIFAX , November 19.-A telegram
from Ariclmat states that two brothers ,
named MeDoimald and 1) . J. Doyle ,
fishermen , wore drowned at Gros Nez
. Friday by the upsetting of their boat.
. The same night tim Norwegian bark
Plovinander vcnt ashore at Green isaiid.
The steward and one sailor wore saved ,
. and ton others lost.
. . Turi FftNCll MINISTRY.
; PARIS , November iii.-Ohallemel La.
ceurhas resigned the office of Minister
of Foreign Atiairs , on account of ill
t health. Prime Minister Ferry has bean
appointed Minister of Foreign Affairs
: ; and M. Falliers , Minister of Public Instruction -
' struction as a successor to M. Ferry.
' ; A COWARDLY SOLDIERY.
I k CAnto , November 19.-The Governor
s , of Snakim has telegraphed the Khedive
k that , although the Bedouins are numerically -
cally inferior to the Egyptian troops , the
. latter attempted no stand , but dtvested
? : . themselves of their arms an9 clothing and
I , rushed naked into the sea , forsakizg the
Turkish officers comnmauding tham who
. - b. wore killed. The Governor urgondy do-
mnandn reinforcements , bht says it is use-
l lesa to send Egyptian soldiers , because
they will not fight. A council of Minis-
k . ters , the Khedive presiding , discussed
mcazure for protecting Snakim and sub.
I jucrating the hostile triheo. it was do-
! cicled to enistBasha ) Bazouks , and 150 of
W them have started for Snakiin. Six
companies of black troops will be dispatched -
' " ; - patched from Massowah. These will
I raise the garrison of Snatdm to nearby
iooo amen. A council of war will also go
ir to Suakim to inquire into the disaster
I and punish the gnilty. The wildest
rumors are again rife respecting Hicks
p , Paslia , .owing to the defeat of time Egyp.
I tans at Tk. Ills forocs , biowoverund
. time force slaughtered at Toka , were on-
I tireby discommmaectd.
I 'l'he latest ollictal accoutits of the tight-
' ing at Toka state that the Jgyptians lost
; ' - 11 oflicers and i42 muon besides six
Turks , several Greeks and .idso lost one
. I gun and 800 rifles. At 3:40 : they regained -
gained their ship. The Egyptians during
/k the tight formed a hollow square whoa a
& amuall number of the enemy locked their
shields together and rushed through the
, Egyptinis line. A panic aumomig time
t Egyptians resulted. It is doubtful if time
! black troops can be spared from Mae.
. aowalm , which is in time same critical peal-
1 tion as as Snakimn. The British gunboat
. iangor'ias been ordered from Aden to
1IL'VOKD TIlE OIt1t.
; LoNocx , Nuvornber ifl.-An
r- firmed report is current here that orders
i. for the purpose of rcfltting three
transports for convoying Drit.
; ish troops Imomu Irons Egypt. have been
; countcrmuudcd , owing to itho r-eoent
. E.zyptian defeat , and time ablegod oritical
, - pbsititlm of Jilioka Paaha.
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' TIlE 1IINOE DE1AR.
, : GENOA , Neembor 19.-The Gorman
u Crown Prince embarked and departed
I 1- ; for Spain amnid much ceremony. The
f Italian. Gerwan and ituasian v.esaobe in
I mUmo harbor wem.dreascd with flags. On
, bidding adieu to the Mayor of Genoa ,
the Prince g&u.utterance to his friend.
I smhip for Italy &nd the house of Savy. .
A WOIIAE IN TilE ( LU3E.
. WIENNA , November 19.-A wonm.an wee
recentb' arrested (151 the Warsaw railroad :
tkae police bavimg , boon informed that abe
e&sio froml'aris tonmke an attempton the
iife.of the Czar.
A MJ.TrEit or nEeEDENcE.
: , Pite , Nveinber 19-1)uring the
t . ting od the coiouittei , , .on time Ton'1uiii '
. - credit Monday , whkit was a secrtmt
\ aitting , stdmiru1 Ptyen aaid time mmmiii.
. \ tary , iiut take precedewe if the diplo- .
i. mimetic , ni the ( jUIBtilfl. } . Ferry will
- on Tucaday prdseJmt time diuIomatio side
of the queaDa. It is ozlMcthd timat a
: . public debai4 of the TtniquLn question
. will begin rouday or Tueaday next.
: ln case of war with Olminait lia. 1oou do.
- , tided to employ the atoamner of the
- hner.ml Trmums.ttia.t'o , company , and
) IBEIgeues M.mritfmnca ae trumsporta.
$ AN IMPRER.'llOi ( .
. A general limipr.msaiomm prevails hero
.t that Limo govermnent ha. recently recoiv.
d bad news from Tunquin.
. TJIE ARMY NEEDED.
I : LoNDo , November 20.Tbo Times
i , - . . i13 a luading article concludes that time
- - ccntipuod prp 01 aubitentlI 1uj
lisli garrison in Egypt is essential to the
intoresta of civiltiation.
ROME , November 19.-It is stated that
fresh comiImdential instructions have Imeems
sent time Catimolle lilaimoima of Ireland enjoining -
joining them to elmdo.ivaLr to create a semi-
timent imifluciiciimg Catholics to act with
time government. The recent orders for'
bidding the holding of Oraimgo and other
meetings arc considered duo to the good
offices of Mr. Errington , English agent.
T111 INIIAN ) umiTliot , .
CAI.4UTFA , November 19.-The Amneor
of Argiirnmistan has executed a nuniborof
porsomle sus1iectetl of favoring Ayoob
Rhan and bammishod others.
THE WAR IN TONQIJIN.
i'AluS , November iti.-Report that
time French government has presented an
ultimatum to China is aomi.otlicialiy do.
miled. A committee of the chmmumiber of
deutica to report upon a bill for Tomi-
qumim credits , examimined. i'cimno tinistor
Ferry and time minister of marine , who explained -
plained the military situation in q'omim1uims
amid allrnmed ( that oiflmsivo operations by
tue French forces arc imminent , if not
) mOrrLuD .ui.
JCmIA1tToum , November 19.-it is to-
Ported that time forces of time false
prophet have surrounded time Eyptiami
troops under Hicks Pasima , wilt ) 18 short
TilEr IIAN AWAY.
Losio , , Novonmber -Later ) ac
coumita froni Jeddali state that the Egyp.
tian soldiers lied before time emmenmy due-
pito time efforts of their otlicera to rally
timommi. Time soldiers saw Comimmuder
Moncrieff , surrounded by. insurgents , do-
feuding hiimmmaolf with a revolver. Time
Egyptians lost eighty-six inca and two
A SALVATION AEIV 110W.
KINC1STON , Ontario , November 19.-
A terrible row occurred last night at time
Victoria music bali. Au exmonmber of
the Salvation army who was intoxicated
entered the hail and struck several mdi.
viduals. Capt. Thompson , aide do camp
to Major Moore amid comnmander for all
America , undertook to quell tile disturb-
amico and was knocked over and choked
on time bench. Themi four policemen
entered the place and arrested
the man. A small riot followed and tile
crowd stmrged amid pushed about time ball.
Officers of time peace asid army were eur-
rounded and kicked. One was knocked
down wimilo scutuliimg * ith a prisoner and
eventually retired without the prisoner ,
finding iiiuclt difficulty in forcing a passage -
CIIEAT JAMAOI ] IY STORM.
Sv. JohN , N. B. , November , 19.-
Saint Pierre announces a furious snow
storm Friday and Saturday last attended
with loss of life and property. Mamiy ships
were driv n ashore and their crows per-
THE F11t ECOflD.
NEWAIIIr , N. 3. , November 19.-TIme
countryrceidence of Geo. V. Hooker , on
Orange Mountain , was burned yesterday
with time furniture. Loss , 6OOOO.
Sioux Crr , in. , November 19.-A
fire broke out ntho musical instrument
and undertaking establishment of 0. it.
lrcDouga1l , about 9:41 : tlmiscvonng which
fpr a time threatened serious damage.
The Times oilico adjoining was badly
damaged by time removal of its contents.
The Daily Journal was also threatened
but the fire was speedily got under con-
trol. McDougall's stock is totally ru-
med by fire and water. Time Clifford
Commipany was givimmg an entertainment
at the Academy of Music , and came near
causinga panicbut it was avortedand or-
dot restored , by a gentleman near one of
time entrances , who stated that the
fire was a block amid a half away
LOUISVILLE. November 19.-The Cour.
jet Journal's Elizabcthtown , Ky. , special
says : May'o hotel was burned this morn
iimg. All the guests escaped iii their
night clothes. Charles Rich was injured
by a failing wall and will probably die.
A grocery Btoro in the lower story was
also burned. Time total loss is $60,000 ;
well insured. The fire was incendiary.
FAitco , Dakota , November 10.-Five
warehouses and two d wolliiigs wore
burned this afternoon. Loss , $20,000 ;
insurance , $14,200.
ChICAGo. November 19.-henry Sinm-
one , wholesale imotions , ima .irsignod , Ii.
abilities $40,000 , macta $25,000. It is
alleged that the failure was pmecipitatod
by steahings of dishonest employee of the
E. & C. Eldred , a heavy lumber firm
with mills at Bluffton1 Michm. , was taken
possession of by time sheriff to-day on mi
attachment in favor of Curren Wolf ,
of this city for $2,000 , and were subsu-
quoimtly released on reilevii.
Time , slieritr took possession of the
property of Charles L. Ejipa . .S..Co. , mal-
store and grain commiMon to.day , on
confoasion of judgmoiit for $8,600. The
liabilities are estlimmatod at from $100,000
to $1211i000 , and the ieroth estimated ,
are $40000 to $60,000. Epp says lie
was taken by aurlmriao , and expects to resume -
sume iii a few du3s.
Nnw Yong , Novemborj9.-Axi assign.
mont was flied to-day foarn the bwiefit of
the creditors of Moses Horloin & Co. ,
won's furnishing store. The preferences
A sclmedtibo iii the aasigunzent.ofSimnon
Lauterbach has beemi flied. Liabilities ,
8171,600 ; atual assets , $ (2,115. (
T1i Giwli ItIgImIH IPecDAon.
Si. Lou18 , november largely
attended mneethg of colored des wee
hold at Morc&emtilo hell to.niglit to hoar
J. . MiltonTuruzoxminister to Liberia ,
discourse on the into decision of the Sn-
promo Court on 4io civil rights hill. 11
made a long and aLhior desultory peech ,
in which lie to.sk m oug ground. agaimist
the .dccisjoi , and go time negroes a good
deal .of valuable adcico on general sub.
frets. A series of asolutions hind boomi
prepared , but owing to the Jatencea of
the hour they wore not ffurcd and their
purport dI'eIi not kmmowu.
Au L'iifisvoral.ti , ExImllflt ,
1IOSTON , November 19'-hieporh ? , froiii
27 leading clearing houses in time United
States for time wuk cz1lingNmnmbor 17 ,
give time total clearances as $1,079,142 , .
347 , being a decrease of 20.1 per cent
us compared with the corrcapondimmg week
of 1882. 'rho exhibit of this week ,
though showing a larger volumnim of trna-
actions than hut week , 1. til1 decidedly
unfayeratlo , whazi compared with that
oftita corrtmapending week of LNt 7CAt.
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THE RAILROADS ,
Th&t & Possthlc Nc Bric at
The Eastoru Pool Inoroasos the
at iteetIiig 'hiIcli m In , ClmIcngo , 1tIt.
% nnkce & 3t. Paul Broke Up.
RAUsItOAI ) MATTEIIS.
A lOiTi'ONi.I ) smnr.TINO.
CnIeAooNovolmilor 19.-Oiimg to the
withdrawal of time Chicago , ? mlilwaukeo &
St l'stiil railroad froimi the Iowa freiMlit
joob , on account of ilissatiafaclion with
its perceiitago of stock trathic from the
northwest , the umeetitig of that pool ,
which VilS to have beomi hold for time pur.
pose of further commeidering time matter
to.day , thu not occur. Notice of tim
withdrawal was received Friday , and time
comnmiasionor at omico sent out , notices
to other imiombers indefinitely postponing
THAT SF. LOIJm $ IIuIlI , : .
Sr. LOUIS , Noveimiber 19.-ilegarding
the proposed now bridge across thu Mis.
BiSSijmmZ river at Chain of Rocks , above
this city , license for time coimstrmiction of
which has been issued by the Secretary
of State of Illinois , it iiay be said that
the project is an old one and if time
bridge is built it will be used for freight
only and will be controlled by the Clii-
cage & Alton , Chicago , Burlington &
Qumncy , Indianapolis & . SL Louis , Cairo
short. line mmid posihly some otimors.
Should tim Gould , , rcst build time
bridge it probably would be at Arsenal
Islamid , three malIce below the centre of
time city , where the grounel will be ac-
mluireI n9 a comitingemit site for the ccii-
EAST 1OJNII ( mIATIS. :
CnmoAoo , November 11)-Ropresonta- )
lives of time cast bound pooi roads met
to.day amid made tip a schedule , advanc-
11mg rates to time seaboard. amid interior
poiPte , to take cifect. November 26 in ac-
cordamice with time decision of tIme Joint
Executive Commimnittee at a meeting at
commissiommer Friimk'a ollico iii New York ,
November 16th. The local committee
also issued a circular tosimippors containing -
ing the following points of interest to
those outside of Chicago :
I'roperty consigned from the vest di.
rect to points in time east prior to No.
vomber 2tlllm , in which shipping direc
tions have not been changed , go forward
at time old rato.
All comisigninont from time vest to Clii.
cage previous to November 20t1m , and re-
consigned to time cast upon which direc.
tione have changed at Chicago , must no-
tuaily be in possession of thocastern road
previous to November 26th to take time
. . A iil2SNCIOUS TRAMP.
JAMAICA , L. I. , November 19.-The
police arrested a young tramp th is morning -
ing who is supposed to be time nian who
murdered 3Ire. Maybea antl.daughter'at
l3rookvillo. They took him to see the
bodies. The authorities think time f ] l w
drunk or crazy.
A SU1'I'OSED DEFAULTER.
OswEno , N. Y. , Novenmbor 19.-Fred.
North , sub.troasurer of the Oswego Fails
Manufacturing company , left that village
Thursday , ostensibly for Syracuse. and
has not beemi heard from since. He is
said to be a defaulter. It is believed lie
lies gozito England. Ho leaves a wife
and two children.
STOLEN TICKETS RECOVEREm ) .
Cu UJMIO , November 19.-Five years
ago a considorabbo number of Chicago &
Aiton unlinmited tickets from Chicago to
Galveston via New Orleans , worth $60
each , were stolen front thmo down-town
office. Soon afterward William Bryce ,
time ticket agent , disappeared and lies
not been lmeam'd of simicu. Several of
these tickets hmavo been passed tipoim tim
company , amid to.day time ronmainder
turnel up iii a scalper's chico in tim haimds
of A. D. Menchanm. When arrested he
told a story of their wandering through
a numimber of hands after imevimig becim
left as collateral by Bi-yco. It is not
1robablc that any one can be comivictod ,
but the road. has recovered time missing
A I1EQIJX.SITION IIEFUSE ! ) .
ST. PAUL , November 19.-Tim.m Govor-
rgr to-day refused toissuuarequiimitiomm on
time Governor of Illinois for General \Vil-
itamn Moyerim , charged by Daniel B. Ver-
inilyo with adultery with the hatter's wife.
The ground on wimkim the Gocernor tie-
dined was that time crime i outlawed by
time statute of limitations.
3t'URIEIIED ItT A TIE ourr&u.
DENVER , November 19.-The Ropub.
lican's LesdviUo special says : Last evening -
ning S. H White , civil engineer on the
Denver S ; South Park railway , was murdered -
dored by a tie cutter at Robinson.
flow NELLINO DIED.
Ciiiosio , November 19.-The imiter.
Ocean's , Oxford lad. , special says : At
the hanging ci Ncliing this aiiornhimg
just before lie was swung elfono of time
mob said I m : "Nelling you isrust die.
have you any further confeesion to
make or anything to say1" He replied :
"No nothing more than I have.already
said , but I want yu to make ii half
way decent job of this and omit off ray
wind as quick as you can. " Five minutes
was given lmi whemi he was strung up
anti a paper pinned on imiebreast with time
words , "A Varsaing to murderers ! ' At
10 ( l'chock to-day time body was taken
down , Time Corpzs.er's jury returned a
verdict of "DcetAm by violence at the
hands of a band of masked men , un.
known to us" . The body was interred
ill 4imo county groumids west of Oxford.
A 31UflhEROUS COOK.
CVIOMJO , Novcimmbr 19.-Time Tutor.
Ocean's Springfield ( ( IL ) ejuecial says :
Jaines Cook amid wife. hiring three miles
sou'im.of lucre , quarreled. Sue loft hmimui ,
wont ta Arkansas to vhit her former Izuma-
bitud , returned and atoppea at time house
of a uiohmboriuig ( cramer. ( look visitEd
her to.day , caught her and lucid hot head
between his knees , while ha cut her
throat with a imon knife. She gill die.
MUiII EJI AND SUICIDE.
TOLEDo , November 10.-This str-
noon t3amuol floury. an old farmer By.
rag near Swanton , Um1 county , killed
lila wife REd then kiunelt. lie mart
her a year ago , site being a witlow , anti
line lived unhappily with her accusing
her o iiumfaithifumlnosmu and abusing bier
simaummefuhly. To.day ho lied a serious
quarrel with hot runt sue thmrczmtoncd to
immivo imini atrcsted , clmeui ho ao'ized cmi
ax cmiii attacked her. 11cr daughter , by
her lirat , lmusbammil , Mrs. John Liba , at-
teimipteti to atol ) him and received a Icr.
rible gash across the imoinl and armim. Re
thou struck his wife a tubow which nearly
severed her imenil froumi the body , hilling
her aliiiost. instantly. Ho then entered
time house , cut his throat. with a rarer ,
dyiumg in a few minutes. Ibo daughter ,
although seriously injurctI amy recover.
CHICAGO OstL'TLE 8110W ,
t'rlzcH AvartIod - Time flutelicring
ChicAno , November l9.-.aThmcro wits a
much larger attendance at the fat etock
show this morning than Is usual In the
fore hart of time day. Time center of attraction -
traction was the ring in which awards
for ummiscellamieous special priacs were to
be muade. Morn interest was takeui by
owners in this competition titan any
other , for time reason that it called for
time beet iii time difreromit classes. tier-
fords have til ) tiuis tiummo boon
awarded more blue ribboimB
timaim their opponoutta , t.hm shorthorns -
horns , cmiii hoped to secure additional hi
this conteaL Thu first lot led Into time
ring were for the McCormick lmrvcatcr
prize , valued at $290 , winch called for
time best five head of fat cattle , steers or
s1'yoti hmeifors , three and uuider four
years. it was awarded to John 11. Slier-
mmmcii's hierti of short-horns. Fiw time best
live head of fat cattle , steers or peyet1
imoifers , two and under four years , time
lrizO , Li c'mnpoy top wagon valuad nt $100 ,
wee offered by the Moline Wagon conm-
IMmny , and was won by John 1tos &
Soui's shout-horn herd. The Studebaker
Wagomi company's irizo , a top park
wagon , valued at $200 for the bcst herd , .
one and umider two yeats , was taken by
Morrow & Ronnick's simorhorn herd.
The Marshall , Field & Co.'s prize , $250 ,
for time best herd of live of any ago or
breed , wits awarded to John D. Gillette ,
of Elkhmart , Ills.
Time slnugimtorimmg of beeves will begin
at 10 o'clock to-morrow nmorning. Time
entries in this competition umumbor
twenty-five of time bcst cattle over offered
jim a similar contest. The number of
pellett Ammgus amid Herefords in time list
wore fattened in Scotland amid 'England
especially for this conipotittoim. They
are said by good judges to be extra flume.
MI1wAuKmw. , November 19.-An Iron
Moummtaiim dispatch says time 1,500 macmm of
time Cimapium amid Ludiimgton mniimes who
struck Saturday are still holding out ,
but thmrcatening to destroy the works if
the conipany does umot come to terms to-
morrow. Captain Rtmndie held thomn in
check to.day by promising a compromise
if time agent did not come from Milwau.
kee omm time noon train. Some of time
wisest advise continuing the strike
peaceably , but time majority want. to fill
time mines with water. Time mon threaten
to kill Superintendent Cody if ho to.
turns. They paraded to.day with ban-
nets and band.
isactmtof$4 rn time monthly wngiis The
Saturday shift has not been down for
seine tinme , but timeir pay has continued
till recently , when time superintendents
of time mine decided to withhold timoir
J. II. Van Dyke , president of time Me.
nominee Mining company , left to-night
for the sceume of time minors' insurrectioum ,
twelve miles fronm Florence , \Vie. lie
says lie is inclined to use passive incas-
urea , as the company fools timat 1,500
hungry unoutlms are dependent upon thmom
iii every way , and wimilo lie will not say
a compromise is likely , tim inference is
that all trouble will be averted by his
Pled 0m .1O % ,
Nnwromlr , it. 1. , November 19.-Oco.
C. ? iltmmmroo , a proimminont citizen , died
suddenly this mnorumiumg. .Eoy on recovering -
ing a verdict against time Aquidnuck
bank about lOdays ago , it is thought , had
umucli to do with his ( lentil. it had beau
iii time courts silica 1865.
Mrs. GriIfthIi'mmVIII. .
Duiurqui : , Iowa , November 18.-TIme
will of Mrs. Grillitii , wife of .J. M. Grif-
6th , who died a ycmmr ago , wee prolatcd
to-day. Site lividcs imor estate , valued
at $250,000 , butwooum various relatives
amid friwmds , time Episcopal cimurcim and
tue ( Tirmliithi iloumme for time Friendless to-
coiviumg $20,000 to 825,000 each.
Kilititi iy Umi,4. ,
CIIUJAOO , Novomulmer 19.-Time Tutor.
Ocean's Strentor ( Ill. ) special sass : As
time minors wore enterimig Peanut coal
miumo timis mnorimiumg time gas aocuuimulatcd
over Summday. expiodcd killing 'limomam
Jones amid elighmtly wounding five otimerj.
A CuiiiIiiimuiUii ' .Vak.
SAN FEANCISCO , November 19.-A
coummbination walking ummatch , betweoum
O'Leary amid hart versus harriman and
McIntyre , 142 consecutIve hours for
$4,000 and time gate unoimoy began at
midnight. The score at ten timie evening -
ing was : O'Leary 88 miles , hart 107 ,
Mclumtyro 108 , llarrimaum 92.
Dc&tli Oim time Rail.
BosToN , November 19.'llio Now
Englaumd railroads killed time past year 221
persons. Five lmimumdred and thirty-five
wore injured. Sixteen of time killed and
fifty-two of time injured wore passengers.
Auaptlst Mlnlster'd Experlousco.
" I am a ilaptirt imalnIter , and before I over
timoughmt Pt being a dergyzimaim I grmmdtms.t.ed lii
unedklmo , limit left a lucrative practice fur my
preciit IrofohioIm ( . .rty years ago. I was ( r
runny years a .iml1erer Irvin tiimliy. 27ianmas'
Iclectric Cit cured moo. I was niso triniIiod
with hoaraeumes , as1 'I4omas' Jclcctio ( i ( iii.
witys rolluve.l moo. ly wit. , itiscl clillil bad
ilptmthmeria ami , T/4Olaal' I icmtric ( ill cuieu
tlmiii , stud II taken In titimo It mviii cure semeim
tiuuea out ( if tom , . I ama coisfiileimt It I. a cure
fur time mriost .ibstliiato cold or cougim armd If
asmy , , mme will take is small teioqmooim and half
till it wltim time bit , am.i timeim ilace time oumd of
time .qooim lii OhM iigistili , iim.t draw the Uit out
of the leD , tin , imo'ui , by simlilimig us hard
as tbey cam , , ummtll time ( ill falls amer lute thu
throat , armd ractIco It twice mm week , I diii't.
care 11Mw ollensivo tlmeir IseasI may be it viii
clean It out antI cure tist Sr o4arrhi , 1or iluif
Imes. and .irachme It lois dommo won.lemim to umy
ctmm-t.aIum kuiwiudgo. it i time emily mnotlkliu ,
dubbed Iat'et iimcdlclno timmmt I have ever felt.
hlkorecomimousltmg amid I ion very auxlomms to
sea It 1mm emery place , for I teii you that [
would not be without It In my house for any
consitleratlon. I auj now suffering with a lialmi
like rhieumatiimn lii may right Jim ) , , and aotlm
fag elIevos me like 27aniua. ' Ectccfrk Oil. "
Pr , J F. Orsu , , Ven-y , Ia ;
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TIlE NATIONAL CAPITAL.
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Soll1c Fosliliastors Who cc flisci-
Au Importaut. Text Land Case
110w Snuimo Or tJnIn Hnrn's BerTauls
(3.1'IrM , N01S.
Tint i'RNiN SvINm'I.ES ,
\VtHmIummroN , Novounbor 19.-The foi
lowimmg olilcimil euler line boon immdo by
Postummaster b tmeral Grosimamum : 1t appear-
imig thst cortatum persoula Imavo bveim.prae.
ticiiig nystoimmatlo frauds omm Uiihimm sole
tiers amid timeir vhlocs aimil orl1milmlmm' , or
other lmoa by ummakim\g \ false ruromcmmta-
tiomme concerping 1)OflaiUnfi e1ainmaumd ox-
tortiimg lilogmil fees for services protcumdotl
to hmvo becmm or proumtistto be rontlred ,
and this 1)opartmnemmt httiiig reason to
believe timntsoimio hOtumiaslors have beui
nidimmg these fraudulent. cmliii agents by
fimrumisimiimg thieumm lists of ummumea of ox-
Ummioum soltilera nuiti otimors supposed to
be eimt.itlod IA ) POiisiOums amid ( lLSt.ribtmtillg
their imnatitircaseti circulmirs anmong hue
class , therefore , lisstmastora are for.
bidden to furnish such lists or diatributo
ally circtulars of time kind indicated imumiess
they are addressed to same individual amid
are prepaid 118 required by law. .
A LANI ) 0/tSR IW.CI3IOI.
A decision wee roumdered by tIme Sn-
preimmo Court of time lJiiitoul States today -
day iii time imnportaimt Mercer colommy laud
case of 'sVullmamim 0.Valsii , commmmnissuimor
general of time humd olhlce , Slate of Texas
Ye , Villimuim Preston. This was a suit
originally brougimt by Prestoum on aim nl
legod contract between time republic of
Texas cud oume Charles Mercer , by which
time latter agreed to brimug into 'i'oxns a
large umumimbur of emigrammt families , and
auttle thom 111)011 unoccupied. public
himmds , and time republic of Texas agrouud
to give Mercer nmmd his associates , by
way of comiipeiisatioum for his work , 640
acres of laud for every famimily thus
brought within us iiummita. Time court
holds that iumasmnuchm as there is imo proof
hmat Mercer ever brougimt emmoughm sot-
tIers into time republic of Texas to consti.
tuto evomm a shadow of compliance oum imis
part witim time terms of Limo coimtraot , time
State of Texas is relomised from all obilga.
tions which time republic of Texas may
have assumed by virtue of mcii contract ,
and that time complainant lies no valid
elniumi to equal relief. Time jtmdgimmeimt of
time lower court is reversed , anti time case
ramnandod with directions to dismiss time
bill. . The opimmion is by Justice Miller ,
, iustico Harlan dissenting.
Ferry's Wouki-bo Assiassin.
PAThS , November 17. - Yesterday
afternoon a great commotioiwns produced -
cod in time Chamber of Deputies by time
announcement timat aim attempt hind beoum
nimdo upon time life of Premier Jules
Furry. M. Camescasso , Prefect of I'o.
lice , hastily loft time building to ascertain
time meammiumg of time rumor. As lie was
crossing time Salle des Pee Pordus mm die-
patch was handed to him , mmtatiumg timat his
proscumco at time office of time Coimiminsairo
do Police , Itue do Gemmerlo , attached to
time Mairio , would ho desirable. The
followimmg details of time case are related
by aim usher of time Ministry of Public Instruction -
struction , who helped to disarnim the
would-be nmurdorer of M. Ferry.
Several times yesterday a young maim
proeommtod itiummself mit this Miumistry , ask.
imug to lmavo a persoumal interview witim time
l1rosidemmt of time Couumcil , and at a
lumrtor-lmast 3 P. ifl lie again iiresoimtod
hmimmueolf , amid oum being asked whotimur lie
lied received a letter of audieumco , hue rePlied -
Plied that lie lied umot , but that time mm-
ttmrt ) of his buisiumes iumiUiO ft private
conference mmecoseary. lit. Leroy , un-
vatu iuerutary to M. .lmilee Furry , tlmen
chub forwamd1 amid time ynumig mmmcmi again
said ' ' 1 timat I imavo
: uugmilIm repeat , uio
miced of a denmamich for aim audience. 1 mmiii
lucre as time rcpreaeiituttivo of a group
1)1 Socialists of Lihlo , timid when lmempbo
have at their couiitmnind as mmmcii dyne.
uimite and nitro.glyecniumu as vo have--
M. Leroy thou told time usher , m1.
Phmiiiburt , IA ) conduct time ymmng nina out
of time buildiul' . 'lime young mmmii mimetic
believe to go away , Imut. reummimined a few
umiimutos , in hue colic d'lmoiutmcur , amid lmro.
fiting by time arrival of sovorul visitors
flhijJJtiQ bchuzrmd thmemim , iumtcuuding to remiclm
tim. Cabinet Mimmistor. Ummobeurved by time
usher , lie tummterud time library , wlmicli lie
lied mnist&komm for I'm ! . Furry's Cabinet.
Finding lit ) otimer issue lie passed back
again timrouigh time door by which lie imad
mitered , whoa lie wins lugain mmmet by Id.
Pimiliibort. , and again smaketi to Icayc time :
" 0mm this time ynutim changed imie tone ,
and said , excitedly : 'I caimmo to coo Id.
Jules Ferry , and to kill imiumi. As I caum
not. kill imiumi , I will kill you. ' Suiting
time action to time word , hue pulled out a
revolver , and placed time mimuzzlo agaimist.
time breast of Id. Phihibort. Very iuio fly ,
before he could fire , Id. I'hmilibort inauma-
god to close with huium , amid both rolled ,
struggling , on time hoer. in a ummomnent.
several qiticials mmmiii visitois throw timomim.
suilves Upon the youtim , amid after comm.
sidorablo rceistmumco umumumaged to disarimi
liiiii. ¶ l'iue yoummg juan thou drew two
of paper frommm imis pocket , wimicim
Imo quickly jmut into imis mmmoutim. Oume
lie swallowed huforo anybody could
imrevuumt. hmimn. A lrL111mm ( ,1 time aewmmmui
piece was saved. It was ide registerol
birth , amid cmi Lime saved scrap was road.
"No a lliigucnau" . lIe was taken to tlitm
police atimtitui of time Suwcmmtim ! irrommthisae.
jmmoimt , A loaded iuix-cimumummborcd revolvui
was found imimeum Imimum , aumtl twemmty.five
1 , iuumilucci , time local coinummissaire ,
lriutl4r immturru4atcd his 1mm'is1iur wimilo
utmvuuitmig ) time I'nfeCt of I'oiice. Aftui
soummim Jmeeitatioum lie answered timmit. Jmim
minnie was Curium , , iuimil hint imti was a mitt.
tivo of ilmugueimaum , iii stisacu , his trath
imo dociared to be that of a jounumoymumaim
baker. lie lied beemi counuiiaelommotl , , lit
added , to kill Id. Jules Furry by a group
of Anarchists. Time ummaumnor of time irm
sonom' iii 119 W& betokened insanity , at.
thougii lie aspuared to lie ummdor the iu.
fiimcmmce of liquor. This tummy have been
protlumccd ly excitement. After beoing
uuitorrogateil by the l'rofcct of i'olico ,
Cumrieim was takeum off to time ( lepot of time
Time l'tmimia mitsuI i 'lint , shm Lion. "
Stuchm a vast country lUimitel States ]
aliotiki. Mutely , vithm its unhiummited to-
sources cmiii all timat "omiterpniso" that is
so imitichm talked of , be able to fumrmmieh
nommmethiiuug better Iii tIme way of a lion
timmum time vmlumm. it is true that iii South
Aiucrmcsm time jmtmumma or ' 'cougar , " line been
kmimnvum to kill a hiumnaim bciuuv. hut timeim
54) hare wneps-frcmjucntly. While as to
general lmabmts of life tlmis animmial is far
from fornmidable. it is very easily kill.
ad , Iii time PaufllaS time ( luacimos chuilso
it with time boles ( thomiga welgimeti witim
Iroz aI ) ouit.auglo , it. , and then , ridimmg
'IL ) , hise it nudrag lt..aoumg tii ground
till it. is souiselees. Otimotu , again drive it
tip frito trees , amid shoot it with arrows
auumouug time braumelmos. Others agalum huumt
it with ( logs , ft kiumd of loimg
leggd terrier , nluU bait it
to ( ltiAthl. Moreovcr' the Guacimos
oat it , nimmi travolori-.Mr. Darwimt , for
immstxmmmco , who tasted it-declare that time
Ammionican lieu mmmakos excoliommt veal , One
of time creature's cimatommus hi very curious.
After it has killed a victim i1 oats
unmohm a $ it wnmmts , auiti timoum covers ov.
time Cttrce.s with rubbish and lies doWt fi
time umofghmborhmood to wachm , so Umat. time
jackals amid condors will mmot ummake away
with it. lim couisempmeumce of this habit time
lmIna ill very easily betrayed , for time
Utmaoboii , wimonovcr they see time comidors
svhieehimmg over a spot. iii time mmltummmor of
birds that see or scent foot , but arc evi.
doimtly afraid to fly ulowum to it , susimect
time ureaemmce of a puma omm gimartl aver its
harder amid mimbo for time amot. Anotlmer
peculiarity of time PUIiIC us its coumipara-
tivu silence , for , as visitors to Regent's
park cmi easily satisfy thomitsolvee , it eel.
tlouum titters a soumill. "They never
roar , " says one who lies observed
thoumm veli , ' 'like otimer large cats :
hover , Lii fact , get boyommd a sort. of hoarse
grunt ; btmt when angry they s1mit cud
amid 'swear' iii irecisoly ) thmoanmno , mmmcmi-
nor nh furious toumicata. "
Jim this respect , timim , as jim macny
others , time Aimioricami lioum ditrors very
commndcuously frommi its Asiatic or African
relatives , ivhm are very easily provoked
to roars cmiii growls. It squats iii time
smumime umimumner as time leoparui whmoum eating ,
instead of lying dowmm to its mncals like
time lion , mmd is said navor to use its
1 "vs to assist it iii hmoldummg its food.
' 'however dililcumit of nmaumiputatiomm time
bomme mimay be , imowever it mummy slip about
amid object to be crummclmeul , it mievor
socimia to occur to tIme plmmna that
it mmmiglmt use its pays to steady it. "
\Ymttclm time punmas whoa timoy are going to
bo fed , for a peculiarity of tIme species is
timoum very commspicumolma. They remmuaiim iii-
lent. 1mm tIme diii cf time hioui house , tIme
roaring of eommmo amminmals who have ncmt
yet got timeir ratioums , time growlimmg of
otimormu who have , the puimmas are voiceless.
They are just as active as any ,
but food amid roaring have
have no association iii their mimmils.
Vhmeui they were wild they caught their
prey by their astonishing cummnin and
stealth. 'rhmoir victims kmmew nothing of
their vicinity till they felt thu sudden ,
fatal welgimt upon their backs. Whmen
, ecekIngtbeirnnates , punmta , like all ani
limimli'utter a "call ryZ.wiIkmuiittIie1r
case , is an exaggaratca atorwaul-but
otlmory'so they i-earn the pampas and
underwood silent and unsuspected. Nor
is it easy for their victims to guess from
whmicim direction the suddemi danger of
attack may overtake thmemn , for , lot time
somitiumeis of time grazimig imord of deer be
imever so vigilant , the puma immay befits
all their cammtiomm by ieiflg in the tree
overhead. East , west , north mmd south ,
it many be impoasiblo , witim euchi outposts
aimd sentries as time antlered stage keep ,
for anything to approach , but , by mind
ly , time herd will go browsingaltmng ummider
a tree , amid then , lot like a bolt from time
sky , time puma doscomids. Its patieumce in
imunhiusim is very renmmmrkahiu , mind vhen
011CC dotormiumed to stalk a selcctodquarry ,
time crafty ummamimmor of its progress is 0mm
of time marvels of wilil beast life. Nor ,
when iii lliretiit of unommkoya , is time pu.
Jima's procedumro wuntiumg imi merit. Time
nmommkoy. It. is miotonious , its a very evasive
beast , mid has a shrewd way of getiimmg
about aummommg time bramicimos of trees. It is
not easy for a four.hegged ammiummal to
cimb afeer amid catch a fommr.linumdcd one ,
oepeciiihly wimemi it line a long lrehieimailo
tail iim midtlition. Y t time puimma lends time
umuouikoys a and life at tummies. For time
fnumr.luammded creatures , tlmougim very aim-
hio , are deficient occasioumuully imu judg.
mmmuimt. Amid there would atmimear to be
sommmotliiumg imm time puummti's appearance
which timrow time mmmouukeys off their bnml.
milieu , so to t3jOuk , amid imuakos theta act
foolisimly. For wlmemm they see a purmma
clmmnmbumiimg arid lcapimmg along toward
t.hmcimm through time tangle of bough amid
creeper ill wimicim tlmoy live , time monkeys ,
immetwul of getting out of time way of time
persecutor as prouumptly as poeiible , stohi
to mmmako faces at it. Time puma , of
course , pays umo attentioum to such coum-
duct , but conies steadily on , and , though
time majority discover tlmoir danger in
time , there is always one immonkoy who
always stays too long , to make just. oume
immOrO fmuco , and gets caught. It is time
same in a crowd of street urchhms. Cue
oranotimer is sure to stop behmindumiscoun.
retire justto throw one more stomic , otto
give ommo unoro deriivo iiout , and fluids
IA ) his cost that it was just one too many.
It is a curious Imiternatioumal fact that
so many countries should immaist upomm 1mev.
lag a lion of their owmm. In time far cast ,
for Iumstaumcethmey , call time anther a lion ,
amid time leopard of our African colommies
often arrives at time eanmo dignity of title ,
whim just as little chmmhn to itas time puma
m f time far west. For , as a receumt. tray.
elor jIm lImo States writce" time Aummericamm
lion is about as much like time original
article a aim Aumienican 'mutflmm' is like
time timing ( rota wimicim it takes its name. "
It is time least. imposing of all
time iargo calms , amid canumot
imm gemmermil appearance compare whim its
imuighmb3r miumil fcllow.couumtrynmmamm , time
j9gmmar , mmd would mmmd be recognized luy
time larger cmmrmmivora as a kiumsniami ,
l'imoy would eat it just as Darwin ( lid ,
So timimt it is just. true of lions as is it is
' ) f a curtaimi stumrcim-"Wimomm you ask for
it , see that you get it , " It must be ad.
omitted that it. is vcrg creditable to .Anmor-
men that iii tIme great competion of umations
d.o , iimuuld refuse to be heft beiminid oven
iii time mnattor of 1101)5 ; but sdroly it
would be mumore bocounimig to imer vast
chmmiumme upon the world's regard if she im
ported eommmetiming immoro suitable in size
sumd inrocity to her other natural feat-
uros. Time Rocky ? dountains are wom'tim '
somnetiming better than a puma.London
IN TIlE EVERQLADES.
Tb Peril of Tlic Timos-lleiuocaVs
Some of Their Exporionoes in the
Swamp Recounted ,
Thin Saw-Grass Fired-Have time rarty
i'erlstmod Valni ?
LOST OR SAFE ?
TIlE TIIIPM DEMOOmIAT'S EXPEDITION.
Naw OmtLnkNn , November 10.Tho
Timnes.Demnoi'rat line received time follow.
IN TIlE EVEROLLDL4 , vn JACKSON-
yfl4n , November 12.-Time Times-Demo-
crata expedition through time Everglades
reached lake Okeccimobee November let.
TIme expedition encountered two severe
gales on tIme lake , by which two boats
wore swamped , but nobody was lost.
' 1aa found eight large rivers running
rommi tiie1ako south imito time Evergiades ,
yhicim we partially explored. We made
six tmmisumccesefui attomupte to emit through
the swamp borderingthe Everglades , and
aim time lOtim of November went up T. D.
river a distance of two miles. This river ,
which wo named for Time Times-flenmo-
crat , is on time extreme sommtimerui aioro of
time lake. Frouim time bammka of time river
we cut thmrotighi time surrounding mnaraim.
Time expoditiomm is now within half a mile
of time great saw-grass , anti going at time
rate of a quarter of a miio a day. There
ismicitlier watarto float the cammoes , mmc.r
mmmd to etammd oum , nothing but mud and.
nmaraim. The grassia ten feet high , anti
we are going through if it is in time rower
of mnortuml immaum. All well.
A subsequent dispatch fronm Fort
Myers indicates that time expedition is in
great dammger if not lost because of great
fires in time saw-grass. Timis informnatiomm
commies froumm a ammtlemamm ivhmo accomu-
paimied time expedition to time edge of time
saw-grass rcgiomm bordorimug on time lake.
Time teiegraumm is as follows :
"Pony Mnvmui , Fin. , November 19.-
1 nccomnpar.ied Time Timncs-Dcinoorat's
oxpeditloim until it cut a two days' jour-
mmoy through time border of time everuilados.
Time socoimd day after leaving time party ,
amid while sailing time Okeecimobee , 1 discovered -
covered that time saw-grass nmmarsim hind
heeui set cmi tire , amid time country for
immiles was zmow one raging fire. If the
eximedition fired time grass purposely before -
fore gottiuig iii it. they acted wisely. If
none by accident after eumtering it , or wn
sot on lire by Indiamme , not one of the e > -
Peditiomm will over live to tell the tale.
FSgimed , ] S. H. MAmmmz. "
The Timnes-Demnocruut telegraphed the
Dietomm commipany mmow dredging along the
upper border of Lake Okocchmobee to
send a relief party in search of time cx-
Vcditiomm , and discover if it had boemm in-
3urod by time lire.
Muicai Aesocimomkave a banquetThis
evening to the noldior , Muon , survivor
of time old uard of time First Napoleon ,
in honor of time 06th anniversary of his
birth. Milomm remained witim Napoleon .
on the Isle of St. helena until his death ;
went to South America , where lie alma5
several years. From there he camu
this city. The oldBoldier line hin.dr-
ummission on parchment , umow , yellow with
age , as second lieutenant Sixth company ,
Old Guards. The document bears the
legible seal of Napoleon.
Suveim Lives Lost.
BuvFALo , November 16.-TIme opinion
prevails that the schooner Janios Wade ,
frommm Detroit October 25 , 'with time
schooner H. F. Merrmo , which wcmmt
ashore near silver Crecic , line foundttrcd
with nil on board Time crow commeisted
of sevomi men-D. W. Brown , master , .
B , Baslmaw , steward , Janmos Sharkey7 all
married and of Detroit ; two sailors.
mmnummcd Martimm amid Groco. The vessel
was insured for $6,000.
PirrsnumtoNovomber , 19.-Bcscmncnr
steal works mit. Homestead closed down
time rail mleparnmont Saturday milghmt for sun
inddfimuite period. Time renmaimudur of time
cstabhisimnmexmt will commtimmuo operatiomma
mmiii time present orders mire worked off ,
when there will be a general suspension
ummhee there is an improvement in the
Iii addition to time iron nulls iii this
city 1)revioumly reported to have shut
down wsrk , , was to.day. a mepended at
Olmeascook & Co.'s cstablisimnent ; , and.
two.tlmirde of the men enipioycd at
Grail , Senmmet & Co.'s three mills wore'
suspeuided. This adds 2,500 more to time'
mmumbcr of idle men. Sonic mnanufac-
turers say time depreasion is duo to iuil- '
perfect tariff laws. None ammticipato an-
A Coiuftrsmmotl Itumuu. S
BoSTO } , November 19.-The executive -
tivo council has confirmed the nornimum-
1101 ? of George L. RulUn , the coloredlaw-
yer , as Justice of the Charleston District
UTimo Silver Shmtnera.
WANUINUFON ! , kovomber 19.-Time issue
of silver dollars last week amounted to
$339,000 against $940,000 for the sanmo
time last year.
Irpbably no Cotta of d.saie is io umeraiIy dis.
trtbutoit among our whole yopuisUon as Scrotcia.
Almost every luilividual ha. this isteut poison coum.
ln liti vein. . 'fbi tcriIbi , uff&amgs oniured by
thoto ummicted wiUm , crofulotmz sorts xtnnot be
understood b others , and the Intensity ot tReir
mtituito sviieu they flrnl S. remedy that cuoi
( bern , Utontthes mm weE person. We r fer b per'
a mnluiotm to hiss
0 0 S iiarah C. iVbltUer ,
of Yoncr , N. 11. ,
5Wls. who was cured by
thossvenliyo wuiltheon5uod bar to ( Cs housa ion
two eaii. Six months previous to t&Ung hood's S
ltMuparImla ilie could not get aboum lien room with.
outcrutda. . lien trtend .ay.i 'Id14 mmcm UIIUkI ;
gu1b1o ton bir to lure msoy months ; imie was me.
dacsdtoa mire kieton. 11cr cuze Is bardlyks
than a mnir&1e. " Moss wondeiful cans than this
t.ay. isin effectad bl t1i. medicine. Thr Is no
iloubi thM to hood's flrupdUa we bays ths most
rtm&rkabi. medkiae that baa ever been produced ,
and a peslUve cars for in Its numerous
teens. Pilci $ mD3 , toe 6.Q3. 5rtpazsd oOg as
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