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II Tin : hardest shower wo shall have tl
- tltl IItl Bummer will bo thu shower of cnmlidntc
tlOl Koali's Hood will -sink into iiKsituiliciuic
fun lil North Polar expedition li
wrecked bcforo leaving Now York. J
adventurous leader was arrested for be
rowing ? 1,000 and not ralnming it.
THE Auditor llrowu trial lias cndc
and tlio Hawkeyes fuel rolioved. No
let congress adjourn and the people w
think another great trial lias ended.
AT tlio present rate of increase in tl
live stock business , it will not be vei
long before Omaha takes second plae
next to Chicago , in the great hog race.
AND now the loual railroad altorne ,
are beginning to intorrest themselves
tlio approaching campaign and to wliisp
that General ViinWyck is a very dang <
AK honest assessment throughout t
uraska. Every call for local lu
in assessments is now met with t
cry ! "They all do it. " When they all
right no individual or county will suf
SIXTV-FIVE of tlio seventy-six membc
of the United States senate are lawye
It is easier for a camel to go through t
eye of a needle than for a. lawyer to : i
mil that ho could possibly be projudic
in conducting a case for the corporatlo
through tlio upper house of congress.
Tiir.ni ? Is blood on the face of the W
ncsota moon. The dcmocr-its of th
state are nrotosting against the politic
partnership of Kelloyand Doran who a
parcelling out thoofllecs with true Jcll'e
bonian simplicity to their personal frion
and leaving the mass of the great unit
rilled without a crumb.
111 WHIM : tlio railroad newspaper houni
"tit are yelping that Van Wyek hasgouo ov
IL to tlio railroads , their masters are prop : ;
nu ing to knife the .senator vigorously fro
tlio moment that the campaign opoi :
It is hoped Unit tlio double game
throwing dust in the eyes of the farmc
by the press and working the railroi
frm gang through the general ollicos may il
tr font tlio senator witli the people. T
voters of Nebraska are not gudgeons
bo caught with this kind of bait.
Mit. MoititisoN is evidently becomii
Irritable and ili-lempored uniler tl
tb tliumplngs ho receives on every hand. .
tbEi the cotinu ) of a debate lu the house Tuv
EiM day , Mr. Hiscook of Now York asked tl
111 question , "What had induced the dem
111nu. . cratio party hero to antagonize the adnu
1" htratlori which it had placed in power' ,
to which Mr. Morrison replied that it wi
none of Ids business. Granting tlm Ii :
mediate Irrelevancy of llio quoation , tl
reply was nevertheless not oourteou.s , an
still worse , it was not satisfactory. \ \
venture to predict that when the demo
racy is put on trial bcforo the people I
the fall elections for the next oongrc :
this question will confront it so gonorall
and vigorously that it cannot bo dispose
of in tlio curt .way adopted by llio llllno
statesman , and those gentlemen who HI
Mr , Morrison will not or cannot satl.sfa
torily answer it will be rulugntoil to pri
ate life. As to Mr. Morrison , he has i
deed hud a hard and unhappy oxpuriotu
[ as a would-be party leader.
THE ( xdvoutiirous spirit of Mr. Jami
[ Jordoii l.oiinott , which has ni > nirontl :
Miunburuel for n lonj ; tlinu , his : again n
[ < rtoel itself , the restless editor e > f tli
f'ow York IferaM niiving started anotlu
'lieilltlon to the Ai'"tlo regions la eue |
llio nortli iolo. The disastrous re-sul
v nil previous oxpodltlons disconrnj
'y ' faith thai the present venture wi
H ntiiimto otherwise than hi fuiluro , nu
tlm really little that hns been nccou
pllsheel In the cnuso of science , inensiirc
by the great cost , very ntiturnlly induce
among laymen .a doubt as to the wlsdoi
of any further ollbrts to extend discovoi
.u the inhospitable regions of the Arcti
ions. Still tlio insatiable eluvoteios of sc
< iico tire not content with what has bee
douo , and so long as there nro fenrlo :
Wi and solf-sacrilicing suirlts who will dnr
elejuih for glory in this purllons enterprise
Arctio exploration will not .cuaso. Tliti
lie brave ) men who have gone forth o
tliUs ncxr expedition ipof \ \ houombl
isociatjou with those who have pro
I'll led thum will bo u iiuive'rnl uapiratioi
Tlio Unllroad AUornejfl UIH.
Mr HerkNliill to prevent senators
congressmen of the United Slates fro
acting as paid attorney * for railroads w
referred to tlio i < nalo judiciary conim
ten on Juno SH. Kefcrnnco was vet
after a protracted debate IIDOII the soleii
pledge of Senator Kdmunds that t
measure slioiild lie reported to the sciia
within eight day * . This pledge w
called out by the sarcastic remark
Senator Meek thai the bill "might as wi
go to tlio tomb of the Capulels" as to I
judiciary committee , suplemonlcd by t
lequc.stof Mr. Vance to "have the bill re
once more , " in order that lie tniglil "la
mi eternal farewell of it. " Hoth roinarl
which were greeted by undlgniliud lau
tor , showed Hie senate knew Very w
the object of those who fought for t
reference of the measure to Air. Kdiiuim
After nearly three weeks' delay t
liill lias been reported back lo the boiui
so distorted anil loaded down with ad <
tional matter a * to insure its defeat , T
original measure dimply forbade t
peonle.'s ' representatives trom acting
attorney's for any land grant road. T
bill as reported from the iudiciary co
mittee prohibits a member of eitli
hou o of congress from being c
ployed by any corporation engag
In inter-stale commerce by laud
water , or in the tiansporlatl
of the mails , "or who are engaged in t
production , .sale or importation of a
article upon which a duty is levied by '
of congro-s. " In other words , it propos
to prohibit any lawyer from sitting
congress , for its clauses cover near
every branch of legal business. The 1) )
of course stands no possinlo chance
passage in MICH term , and this is precise
what the members of the committee ai
the railroad attorneys who fought f > o ha
for its reference intended.
This result forms one of tlio gratult
of the proofs presented to slit
inal the senate is controlled
corporate influences. The scandal lo
ago became a public one. It is now
notorious that it is treated by caricati
IsU , blaxoned in cartoons and grave
dihcusscd by Hie most conservative joi
nals of the day. For years past the upp
house has obstructed all legislate
drafted to remedy the wrongs praotic
on the people by corporate monopolii
It lias 1)001) ) a lower of strength to wcalt
jobbers and millionaire syndicates. ]
members have been drawn from the p
rolls of great corporations and have u
lilusliingly defended their intercuts whi
sworn to protect those of I
public with which they have coi
in conllict. Senator Heck's bill w
drawn to remedy an evil for which ho
eit men have been long demanding i
dress. Its defeat by the aid of the dislio
e t tricksters which it was intonde'd
thwart will omy add to the popular el
maud for fearless , honest aiul untrai
moiled servants of the people to take tl
place of the corporation , attorneys wl
now pack the scats in the senate ehai
Prophets of ISvll.
A correspoiulent has been writing
one of our Omaha contemporaries war
ing intending settlers against loeatil >
' * - " * * W * lln * * o * * hlVi\i'l Mnl t * H
of no rain and a soil'onlyliffor 'liflHI
The "no rain" argument lias been wo
threadbare in the state for more th
thirty years , In 1831 it was employed
prevent settlement in western Doug ]
county , and within the past ten years
lias been successfully used every i > caste <
to warn settlers against every foot
ground west of Columbus. Explain it
one may , the arable belt lias bci
pushing steadily westwarel as sett ]
mont has increased. Last year cro
were grown in the extreme westc
limits of tlio state in every county on t
map , organi/eel ami unorgani/.cd. .
present writing , western Nebraska is si
foring less for ram than some counti
within lifty miles of the Missouri river.
Tliero are of course some bad farmii
lands in the vast area which makes.i
Nebraska , and thousands of acres of tl
class lie in the western part of the stat
Crops planted in the sand hills or e
alkali bottoms are not likely to lloiiris
no matter what the rain fall. 15ut up
elate , there lias been nothing to clestn
the splendid conlidenco of our front !
settlers in expecting gooel i
turns for their honest labor. Tl
corn belt has long a-jo passed tl
hundredth merieliaii. For several hu
dreil miles beyond , farmers have gi :
nercd crops. ' The linest sland of corn
have seen along the line of the Union 1'
cllic , " said a prominent Omaha htoc
man , "J saw last week twelve miles b
youd Sidney , at a point not far. from tl
Wyoming lino. "
Soil is not brought to a state of highn
cultivation in a day , and crops are inn
tors of time and experience. The me
whoso croaking about the prospects
"the poor grangers" rises on the auiunn
air whenever the mercury makes a spu
upward , should bo content to posse
their souls in patience and to await r
suits. Tlio exodus from western N
braska , predicted every hummer , has in
3-ct taken place. When it comes , if eve
it will be time enough to discuss i
causes and to read the victims a lectui
upon their auelaoity in defying tlio wii
( loin of the meteorologists and tl
chronic prophets of evil.
It is Very warm weather fe > r politic
economy and especially for a eli eu.i-i < :
of the tanIV , which Me srs. Randall an
Morrison seein inclined to force upon II
country etiiring the ? heated torm. A fo
plain facts stand out beyond run ounb
'llio country Is suH'eiing from ovi
taxation , which has caused ovcrprodu
tion by unduly stimulating certain classi
of favored manufacturers ami oe | > 3lnir tl
toreign markets to the manufactiireel su
plus. The natural re-action has caused
depression of industry- Mills and facto
ics are closed. In many of these that ai
running , wage > s are low. A millia
workmgmon are out of employment , bi
there is a treasury surplus of uourJ
Three plans of relief are sugcestee
Mr. llandali proposes to lift the buvele
from tlio shoulders of the workiugme
by abolishing the tax on tcbaoco an
apple-jack and Increasing the tarill' o
the tin in Ids dinner palls , tin plates an
kitchen utensils , and the clothes ho wean
Ho also Increases the free list Dy what h
estimates will amount to $5,00 , ,000 an
Another plan proposes a general n
ductiou in tariff rates , a correapondhij
eulitrgvuicnt of the frctiat , especially i
the line of raw materials , and a parin
elown of eluties to a point whe-rc 111" ii
lernal revenue taxes and customs dm
will no more than meet the annual el
maiiels of government upon the I re a
Still a thml plan Is to let what is calle
"well enough alone. " Tills Idea is su
porleel by the gre al industrial inonop
lists uml their representatives In co
A tariff for revenue purpose * , on tl
basis of thes last lineal year , would betl
present tarllV cut down scarcely mo
than ten per cent. If the ways ar
means committee have been correctly 1
formed by the treasury eleparlmcnl , tl
government will require for years
come more than a litindreil and lifty m
lions annually In tax contribiitons fro
our custom houses. The total custom r
ceipts for 1S-U-83 were some 181,400,011
The internal revenue taves are tl
least burdensome of all our taxes. Tin
are levied on luMiries. Tito tariff bca
heavily on all the necessities of eointnt
life. Any reduetion in tavatipn shou
therefore be made in lines which will el
crease the cost of living and which wi
correspondingly increase the purehasii
power of the dollar , This will etirect
bonelit every citi/.en. the- men who do n
smoke and drink as well as those who el
Tlio foreign markets are ele > .sod
American manufacturers largely bocau
Americans close their doors to the ra
materials of foreign production.Vlie
the free list is enlargeel to include.1 ra
materials , we shall have cheaper proelu
lion and a Held in which toclisposo of 01
surplus. Tnis will give a healthy slim
Ins le > manufacturing , beeau o it will fu
nish a moans of disposing of the rcsiil
of overproduction. At present there
nothing to do but le > stael ; up the good
ele > sc lifteloors anil wait for a change i
llio homo market.
A reasonable and sensible lav redu
tiem will inrludo the maintenance of n
ternal revenue taxess forwho-o reeluetie
the're is ne > demanel , a lowering of tarl
taxes to tlio present revenue.1 requir
mcnts of the geivcrninenl , which woni
be an average reduction of about ten pi
cent , and an enlargement of the free li
to incluelo all raw materials u ed I ;
American manufacturers \\hich canin
be more profitably ami surely rai.-ed ;
home. Jm 'hltrV.y : ; American working
men neeel to bo thoroughly disabused <
Hie idea that a high tariff is more of
protection to industry than it is to indu
Doing Slicriiitin Injustice.
There appears to be a dUpo- > ilion i
certain quarters to ascribe the apparei
anxiety of Senator Sherman to have tl
Payne henalorial election investigate- ! ! i
other motives than an honest elcsiro i
get at the truth and either vindicate M
1'ayno or purge the senate of lii pro
once , and it is intimated that Mr. She
man's friends in Ohio are rejoicing in t )
probable improvement of his presidei
tial chances which may result trom tl
adverse criticism of Logan's action in th
Payne matter. It is not unlikely th :
some of the over-xealous anel not alt
getlier judicious friends of the Ohio sen
tor in his own state may feel in the w : '
inclicateel , but wo have ' " " 'mlamu
no ereMor Injustice could beTfoiiotS ? ? ?
ator Sherman than to assume that he
actuated in thK matter by any other Hi:1 :
a profound sense of eluty , both as a eil
/.en having equally with every other eit
y.on an interest in exposing and dcnouii
'ing the use of corrupt means m elcctioi
of whatever nature , anel as a senator ei
siring to maintain the character of tl
boely ot which lie is a member , Senate
Sherman knows the members of tl
Ohio legislature who invcsligatcel tl
charges of a corrupt use ejf mom :
in the Payne senatorial campaign , an
ho therefore has confidence In the resit
of that investigation as Jaiel before II
senate. He is familiar with llio cvielcne
supporting the report of the legislativ
committeo. and better than any othe
senator ho knows the methoels ot the mete
to whoso manipulations and nuinagemoi
Mr. Payne owed his cleclion. Havin
lliis knowledge , fortilieel by the deman
of tlio legislature of his state , lie obvious !
could not bo indifferent lo this matte
without stultifying lii.s conscience an
implieelly rellecting a doubt upon Hi
conclusions of a legislative committee e
hia own state and parly. Uiuiuchtionabl
Mr. Sherman entertains president ! :
aspirations , but these arc not a mr
elcvelopinoiit , and it is not in evident
that ho has ever resorted to any unfair t
eli.slionorable means to promote then
There is very little eloubt that in an
event lie will have the Ohio delegation i
the next national convention , for w
believe ho is stronger in that state at thi
time than perhaps over before.
The military committee of the Unltei
States senate recently brought in a bil
providing that the treasury shall withholi
from the salaries of army and nayyoilicer
Bums snfllciont for the support of thel
families , in eases where it is shown tha
such oflicurs do not make proper provi =
ion for their families. It win stated tha
reports had booonio very numerous o
neglect on the part of ollicers of tlio arm
anil navy to adequately provide for the !
wives and chililron , some of these squaii
dering their incomes in oxtravaganl o
riotous living. It is undoubtedly tru
that thnro is very much more of tills ser
ot thing than there ought to bo. Ollicor
of the army and navy are subjected ti
many temptations of a social and con
vivial nature , which some of then
have not sullicicnl strength of charade
to resist and as their pay is not large
these demands upon such a
have families use up a considerable par
of their salaries. Men in those service
are no more to be justilicel in the praetie
of excesses than are other men. Indecel
their Intelligence ) and the eiicii |
line of their profession alien
Joss warrant for ostravagan
and vieiouij inelulgcnco than can bo urgee
in palliation ot the folliesof other men ii
this direction. Hut It may bo sorioinlj
doubted whether it is Iheeluty of thogov
crnmeul to extend lo the families of tin
men who are thusdereiicl in their domes
tlo denies the sort of guardianship author
ied by this bill of the senate militan
oommittco. Wo agree witli a coulcm"
porary that such a measure would no
only devolve an unpleasant duty upoi
olliemlii in the troiuurv , but would be :
standing reproach upon the military anel
navnl eerviccj , every ofllccr m whici
would fool in some elu rte the humilia
tiou. It hi not unlikely xhat the e fleet o
the measure would bo at once remedial
In iutluc'iig ' sonic of the dcrolicl oUU'ep
to reform their romhiet.and . others to g' '
out of the service , mt ( 51 would nevortli
less bei a stigma upon the whole body i
ollicers in these services' which woithl 1
most unjust to mo-,1 eri them. The bette
plan for the gooel of llio services , anel i
avoid injustice ) to honorable men , woul
be to drive out the eU'linquents who cai
not resist te-mptation by e'emrt-martial.
few examples nuiele in this way might I
fomiel to have a most , gratifying reform :
lory influence * .
Ie IjosMops' Knllure.
Nobody will be greatly surprised i
the .statement that e'eJnies from Paris Hi !
French conlldcneo In the Panama Cam
company Is about exhausted , and tin
the supporter * which Do Lesseps h :
hitherto had are dropping away fro :
him. It has been apparent for a ye :
past that this must be the fate of tl
project on Hie lines being pursued by Ii
l.esscps , the cud beingeertain , though tl
time of reaching it was indelinite. Tl
application to llio goveriimeiil for in
thorlty to issue a lottery loan was tl
step which leel to the disclosure of tl
weak points in the canal company's 001
elltlon. There was an umleiubtcd willinj
ness on the * part of the government i
alel tlw company , but It would do so on !
in the event of the conditions justifyin
it. Tlm government sought to obtai
thorough information reganlnur tl
status of affairs , anil to avoiel giving th
Ho lessens , after persistently igtiorin
repeateel inquiries , withdrew the applic :
tion for authority to make ; a lottery loai
This very suspicious proceeding coul
not fail to shake public fail
in ( lie representations of U
canal company , anel sufficient d
velopments have been maele to show tin
the recent course of the company h ;
been one of concealment anel dcccptio :
Under these circumstance's it is liarell
conceivable that the1 French people e-i
1)0 ) played upon any furtluir , anil it seen
that the inevitable oiilcome must be tl
abandonment of the project by the pre
out company. Whether or not anotht
organi/ation can be effected to conttiu
Hie work is problomat'eal , and in an
event it is pretty we'll assureel that tl
millions alreaely oxpendeel will be an a
most or quite complete loss to the sul
scribiirs , cijiee [ i mw coinpany woul
nareuy assume uny considerable part <
the existing shares The American cap
tal involved in this enterprise is not < .
great that its loss would be alarming , an
nearly the whole linancial consequence
of the disaster would fall upon the Irene
shareholder.- would untloubtedly I
very seriously fe-H. The failure of tl
imelerUiking will also bo a elostructh
blow to the fame of M. ele Lessops.
Auditor Jli'cMVji'M \Ciiittnl. ( |
The impeachment trial of Atielite
Itrown of Iowa , after drilgging its wear
length for eight weeks , Was finally imde
with a verdict of acquittal. None of tli
thirty-six counts of tliei articles of in
pcjichmcnt were sustained , The yereln
will be generally reccivcel as in accore
anco with the facts. Auditor lrownw :
unfortunate in incurring the dj.sploasui
of Governor Sherman' iirsl in refusing I
confirm Judge McDill's appointment :
railroad commissioner : yiel later in ii
, * . * nttttflt lvlurid oxuminalion of insu
anco business in tlu > .8t/t0i .no wig 0
stinato auU perhaps nol.i Vifny'a who i
maintaining his stand , lUit there has bee
no evielence to show that he was union :
bto to impeachment. His forcible n
moval from ollicc by the bayonets of tl
militia anel the unceasing warfare wage
upon him by interests with which 1
came in conllict in the elischargo of h
olllcial duties , have naturally increase )
his following. There was a prcvailin
feeling that the anelitor was persecute
bccaii.io ho ran foul of the schemes <
men who wore disregareling the law fc
their own personal profit.
Mr. Ui'own's ' acquittal carries with
his restoration to ollieo. Ho lias still si
months to serve. Whether he will a |
pear before tlio public as a candidate fc
ronomiimtion , is the question which i
now agitating Iowa republicans. Man
of his friends urge such a course "to con
ploto his vindication" but a largo nun
bor fear , ami with reason , that the pec
pie have become so tired e > t the controv
cry that they will gladly see Mr. Hrow
retire ) quietly from public gaze for om
ycar to come.
There is a soiinel and substantial basi
for the continual lirmness in the real of
tate market in Omaha. That basis i
the rapid growth of the city in popuhi
tion and wealth , and the steaely incrcas
of the wage uarners. Tliero are few idl
workingmeii in Omaha. Tlio shops
milh , factories anel foundries , the rail
roads anel public Improvements are em
ploying more men this summer than eve
before , Steaely wagns for workingmoi
means a steaely growth for the city when
the workingmeii live.
It only needs a short elrivo aroune
Omaha outside of its contro to convince tin
mostsoeptical that the numerous transfer ,
of real estate are by no means principally
speculative. There are Iiunelredsof sinal
collages going up in every direction
most of wliieh are buili by owners of tin
lots on which thoyatand. There will hi
more homes built by men of moelorate
moans this year in Omnha than eivcr before
fore In its history. ' Many others are
arceteei for intending purchasers on tin
monthly payment plan and still otlion
for renting. Tlio surest evidence of the
prosperous growth of tho1 city is Hie fac
that five hundred cottages could bo rontoi
lo-elay if tlie-y wore ready for tenants.
Of course there is ft .speculative elo
incut in thu real cstato market , as them
Is in every other markot. 'Men ' will speculate
ulato in dirt jiibt as tney < vill in wheat
Hut gooel values in both are good values
in spite of speculatbrs nd bogus boonv
iind intendeei improvements which nevoi
inaturialixo. As a mutter of fact sinal
fortunes have been mailoili city property
in Omaha within the p ast two years bj
iiion who pleelgoel their faith on Omaha'1
iirogrcss , and who invested wisely withir
i reasonable eliatanco from the center 01
ho city. Tliero is no reason why the
irosont aelvanco in prices of good roa
> state should cease until property in
Jmalia Is proportionately as valuable as
ironcrly In St. Paul , Minneapolis ami
tansa ? City.
A MILLION votes tor homo rule. That
s the pregnant fact in the Irish situation ,
six years ago not a single homo-ruler
o-day more than jwo hundred member :
) f parliament pVeulucel to thq principle
if local autonomy for Irolanel , Six
ears ago not a vote cast in Knglanel ,
icotland or ' .Vales on the issue of Ireland
for the Irish , today a million bnlln
elroppeel in Hie boxes lo register approv
of a momentous political change.
AN Iowa man in Washington tohl tl
OiYtc that Iowa's population had d
e-ivascel somewhat during the la l tv
J-ear-i , owing to the Dakota vrnvc. 1
has e'vldetitly overlooked the prolnbilic
ora/.o , which has e-aineel a great mar
people lo move out of the state.
IT has taken several weeks lo seen' '
nine jurors in Hie Chicago anarchist inn
der cases. At this rate the anarchists a :
liable to die of old age before the concl
sion e > f the trials. There isn t much ela
Lrcr of their necks stretching hemp ,
Tin ; czar ot Kussia has prespnte
100,000 francs to M. Pasloiir , His roy
highness probably expects to bo lute *
viewed by a mael elog , ami has paid tl
great Paris doctor his fee * in advance.
HMMIOAU earnings for Juno show
hanelsome gain. Workingmen's oar :
ings for the same month are not as e
couraginu. As usual , the rallroaels g <
the cool one ! of the poker.
Dii. Mn.i.r.li's ) ) resent aeldress it. No.
Wall street. Ncbraskans will now I
able to account for any sudden court
slons in Hie stock market.
LAST Sunday's prayers for rain hai
not yet succeeded in opening the lloo
gates. Try it again.
Tin : cool wave is refreshing , but
twenty-four hour rainstorm would 1
AMONC5 THU 1'OICTS.
Lucy Lincoln , the poetess , was once a ml
Kiln Wheeler Wile-ox Is about to publish
new volume of poems.
Swlnbuine lecelved 2M cuine.is from 11
Lonelon Times 1'or his iiietilcal attack o
l.aely Tennyson secretly prefers olive
Wendell Holmes' poutiy to Tenuy's ; but si
don't elaic say so.
Pool Tennyson never introdtire > i.Uhvi
Into his verso. He hate's them , but accepts
pass when he ean eel one.
Olhe-r Wenekll UyljiK-s lines not take ai
lOC-k Ijj iho ll//.io's ! blooil ifpon the flo
story told by the guides to Holyiooel 1'alac
Dr. Oliver Wendell Holmes has been ta
lilt ; notes In "IMIna , KcotlaS daillii ! ; scat
lie will enjoy his notes ambioauanro at h
MKs Katheiiiie Conway , an eelitoi'In.1 n
sl-tuiit on the Iio- > ton Pilot , Is , like her chic
John HoyloO'ltellly , a poet and a suholai
and aeeomiilislied itio- u liter.
llaiel Ijlncs for the Ifnwlccycs.
The iiupenclnnent til.il of Auditor llrow
eif Iowa , is on the home stiutch. This trl
and the diouuht luue made luenl lines lortl
Conuosltinn of Political I'arJies ,
Uiide jiJt tn tli Ciiilnni-
All political I'aities aio maele iipof fox *
ami geese about 5 , < ! K)0 ) ccesc to one fox.
' Who is that poor , old , lapsed Inokii
. " "That's inventor child 1
mail , p.ipa ? an , ,
iiive'iits entiiely now ways of . favinj ; tlm
money and labor in the pioeliiptlon of usefi
ntticlos. " "Who are UHIM * Riiiitk'incii v ?
lil iolil cluilns and diamond studs t !
aien't invcnlois. are they ? " "No , denr ; the
improve' the machines the other man I ;
\Varnlnfr lo Kaslorn Oh-is.
Some qucur individual typos are developt
on the upland piairlcs of Minnosota. The ;
was Henry Young , who the either day , alti
a linnl letusal from a girl he hud icpoatocll
asked to mm ry him , dellherately shot her I
elcath anel then killed himself. What Is tl
use of inviting eastern yomiK women top
west and get man led when sue-li fatal onto
talnment as this may bo loicoel ui > on them'.1
The nijjccst Ploco of News Yet.
A Sluruliu tlic latccf-Sc'iator Dili' ! * .
They have some < > ilgliialchniarters in the ;
West ViiBlnla mountains. Once I heaid
ically eloquent sermon at a church ten mile
noith ot'thejiaik. Hut you can Imagine m
siupilio when , in the mUlst of a bui t e
rheiorle1 , the loveiond oiator clnKpeel h
lumdb in ecstacy above Ids head , anil , liftln
ids eyes lieavenwaid like a saint , excl.umeil
"ilv liit'iidrt , all the \\oild shouted for jo
wlu'ii thRKOod news of Christ's bnth llashe
over the whes. "
An official of the St. Louis ens coinpnn
was le'cently on the witness stand In eoui
In a ea'-o of shnulnr. The slander consistev
In eiellliiK a man an Idiot for selllnu'a ! ! hlsin
stock tor fear that electiit'Uy would bleak u
ill the ( iii.s companies.
"Has oleclilclty Interfered with the vain
if your gas stock ? " was asked.
"To a slight extent. "
"If yon weiiei to lose half your patrons
ivould your stock still pay a dividend' . " '
"Ueitnlnly , sir. Wo should Himply Incrcasi
ho hills of the other hall' to make up tin
ilellclt. " _
Sullivan A. Thronoely.
iVcep , JJostonlans , lot the teai-s
lain aioiuid your liuget sleek cars I
luhum ye liavn loved to honor
ow ele-clarus IIP is a gonorle
lo will leave you to your sins ,
-cave * your e'ommon , le.ivo > emr beans ,
5ay liuewoll to t'teioketel stieets ,
\Ks Id- , hand to Imnko heata ,
Mil adieu to Intclle.'ctual
A'eimi'ii who h.ivn much henpecked you all ,
CM his hand to llaiv.ud fair ,
\nd the nietiilij | ic nil'
iVIilrh has made you all such frlnkeis
iVhen it whistles tlnoiisli yom \vliiskcrsl
T\vo of OlileiaKo.H Hrunuli OIlleH.
It is'now many years since Kansas Clt.
iiilulged in a fever of joy over the cstab
idhment of packing-housos there bj
'hicago firms , and prediuted that at ne.
lisliint elay the whole business of hoj
lacking woulel liavo boon traiisfurruil
hither from this city , It was not fai
rom that time that similar expectation : :
vas ineliilgeel in witli regarel to Kast St
.ouis , ami now the people of Oniahi :
lave caught the Infection , They have
t tli'.it tlio establishments of Armour ,
? uUem Morris. Libby , ami others in tin
Ircnsed-beof biismesa are to be given uj :
u Chicago and ree > iiencd at what forms
hu initial point of thu Union Paeifio rail-
oad. It matters not that the parties
lamed emphatically demy having taken
, ny steps toward sue-h a transfer , or hav ,
ng any intentions to move. Omaha h
ubilant , and they say the price of cornet
ots is going up at a ratei which would
lave maele the heart ot ( Jeorgo Francis
'ram jump for Joy luul It occurred when
10 was dabbling in real estate there Jl
s nut impossible * that some1 of thu persons
eforreel to , or otheirs , will iiltimatuly ele-
Ido on cutting beef at Omaha for traus-
lortation eastward It will bo a wonder
t' they elo not. Hut it is unlll.t ly this city
fill bo deserted by them on that uccguut
The two places on ttio bnnka of the
lissouri will ha\e to content tliemselyvb
i > r many years to come with containing
branch houses owneel in Chteago ar
operated borders from headquarters I
Omaha itself is but a Missouri rive
branch of the great meliopolis of II
wost-ChicaCo-atiel Kansas City
another bouah freun the parent sten
lleitli e-illes an * in the main operated I
telephone trom Chicago.
Preibably the- moil active phase in tl :
formative condltlnu wliieh wo call Aniei
lean art is the movement in progrei
throughout our western eille * . In S
Louis a new art imi > eum sunple-mcnl
the work ef ) a most e\cellent art scluio
Tliieago , witli eili/eiis still li\iugwii
wiitohtnl ( he Indians depart , Is bulletin
ten- her art institute a new museum. Th
money is renely for art iinneuiii > in Ml
waukeeand St. Paul. In Minneapoll
there is an art school of ambitious plan
I he "llrst white male child born in Km
sas" is trustee of n statei art associalioi
Over a million dollars have been given t
the art seiwol am ! museum of Clneinna
within the last six years. An article b
Mr. Kipley Hitehcoek , in the * Augii' '
( Vntury , eicierihcs the prese-nt aspe > el
anel the future possibilities eif "Tli
Western Art Movement. " It will be em
of the illustrated features of the "Mie
summer Holiday" number.
The evee-lleneies of "The Missing Mriih
or , Miriam the Avenger , " by Mrs. Kmm
I ) , K. N. Soitthworth , just 'piil'lNied b
I. B. Peterson it Urothe'i-s , are manv an
jjrcat , and it is erne of , if not the best , ei
the whole , of Mrs. Soiithworth's popuhi
proeluelions. For the brilliancy an
point of her conversations , the ea n an
su'rlt | of her narrative , the -.plondid an
graphic character ot her descriptions r
natural ce'iie'ry , anil the general powe
ami originality of her conception * , sh
occupies the front rank among all Amei
ican writers of tielion. The nmral is a
excellent om * ealeulateel to elo geiod ti
all its readers. The story intens-ely in
terersi.ig and aboiinels in alltheexee
loneies of its author's vivid ami plctiii
csque genius. J _
Selby A Moran , principal of the stem
graphic institute , I'niversity ot Micldgat ;
Ann Arbor , has iueil a valuablelitll
volume entitled "One Ilumlreil Valuabl
Suggestions to .Shnr'lianel ' Students
The aim of this work is te > reniler as.ii.-
tanee to 5tudents of all systems ot shorl
hanel by a series of sugsestienib eonciiri
ing important facts , only a few of whiu
have * ever loiind a place in any te\t imol
yi-L facts which every stiu'leiit shonl
keep constantly in mind. As such , it i
believeel that it will prove espe.ciall\ > I
, . , , ; t ; ; thht jarfie class ot hUuiunt
who are undergoing .1 ooui > e of self-it
striiclion. Since that which lias bee
written heretofore , in the same line e
the present work , has been eonline
almost wholly to court ami newspapu
reporting , moro attention is given t
amanuensis reporting , a now branch e
the profession which has. of late year ;
lar outstripped all the others , both in il
numbers anel its requirements , implicit
of expro iem lias been kept constantly i
view that the book may bo used by'th
student for general elietation work si
soon as all the principles are learnee
Mr. Moran is his own publisher.
Dr. Crafts , at , New York State Dairy
men's as.-ociation : Wo are eiften ted
that June anil July butter ispriinu whe
August butter fails ; then it grows bettei
in September , and soon. Why is .Inn
abd , lnly butter boiler than Au'giTU bul
te rV ISeeause the cows have gone out i
[ lie fresh fields anel have liael pure tjras
in abundance. The How of milk is ii
creased , and we readily churn bulle
from it in about half the time in .Inly tha
is required in the winter time or in othe
seasons. .This is because of the Jim
llso , not as gooel , 11111 ?
take its place. The dairyman shonl
have a crop of winter rye , and feeel tha
with his corn meal , ami carry it lhrou < ' '
the month of August Cows fail in mil
more in tlio month of August than in an
other part of the season. In the inonl !
ol September tlio catt'o are alloweul t
sweep over the meadow anel arouiul th
corners of the fences where the mowni' '
machine elid not reach. Tlio rcmeely i
to feeel corn meal eluring the month o
August. Il would cost a trille over 1 ecu
per pound for feed and extra trouble , bu
the butter yield would bo kept up. I
the rye gets too ripe before August hav
a crop of clover for the cattle. Whei
the rye gets nicely started , cut it with ;
mowing machine anel a seconel crop wll
soon bo ready.
Corrcspoiiilonce New York SunKvor
inn here ) has its large square tank of ho'
water , feel from hot mountain sprinirs
plear as crystal anel peculiarly invlgoral
in" to thu tired traveler. AM.0011 as
had finished my dinner of rice anel O\
ford sausages I asked fe > r the bath , am
rt-as modestly cpniluctcel by the same
Jumpy , swoet-voiceel little maid to a large
rotnn at the front corner of the house
faciiii ; en ) two streets , which upon inspec'
tion I fomiel to bo the bath , anel , much te ;
: ny dhconccrtmcnt , it was inclosed on
: ho street sides by slat- , only , open tt
ivory paper's gaze. . On my 'objecting
.o bathing in public the innkeeper hnn
i curtain of thin white e'olton cloth
irounel the outside anel placed u Japanese
icre'on so as to cut oft' the view iroin the
nsido. Thus protejetcel I plungeel boldlv
n , and hael the most perfect hot bath eJl
ny life , notwithstanillng a boy or two
' to raise the curtain anel pnepm.
3ne real war-whoop was , howoveir ,
iiiough to riel mo of any further elis-
iirbance , and 1 recommend the baths of
iltinioiios'uwa unreservedly to the tired
Thi ; KiiHt Thrown In.
Washington Critic : "Darling , " saiel a
oung elepartmunl clerk to a pretty
Seorgotown girl , whoso waist his arm on-
ilrcled , "what elo you think your papa
voulel say il I we > rn to usk him fe > r your
mud ? " "I den't think ho'd like it , liar-
y , " site lispi-el. "No * " he said in dls-
uay , for he thought liu wai very ele > nru
vitli the old guntloman. "No'Vliy \
" 'Hee-aiiso eluiir " she smileei
uity" , my , ) ,
'ho wouldn't want his only elatightur inn-
ilatcd in that niaiinur. ASK for all of
no , Harry , and 1 liavo it vaguu suspicion
ou'll get mo mlirhty quiuk. " Hurry
; ave her a .sijiuni/.o as big as a dimi ) mu-
itiini anaconda , anel saw the father nu\t
lay in a most Micuus.'iftil mannur.
1. Oberfiilder has anpealrel from the
'oreliet ' aganisi hiin anil in favor of < ; . S
ioodrioh , aniounting to . * U70vit ! ; eo ts
< ' > Aiiirjouii lime , .r Alum
PHICZ 8AW10 POWDER CO.
: IIICACU. ST. LOUIS
CSJ-1'EKKY DAVI31 , jgl
is ni.i'OMMr.NDiu : nv
t'lij.Mcluii * . Muiui 'r < i. Mi iniinrlns , Miinngc
Of fllrttn II MVoik < luiis | , I'lilllliellOllil ,
Neir iin llopunU in nurl , oroi ) >
liiuljioij ln-i-o vlioluia
i H nttiiil ,
TAKES INTKIlNAl.t.V IT WII.I. UK rOUKI ) A NT.VB
VAILI.SU CU1IK foil
SUDOHN COLDS , CHILLS , PAINS IN
Tl IK STOMACH , CHAMPS , SUM-
MKK AND HOWF.L COMPLAINTS -
PLAINTS , SOUK
Til 150 AT , &e .
IT is Tin : MOST rurcTivi : AMI HKST MNIMENT
e ) > 1.M111I ioll I'fltlMl
SPRAINS. HRl'lSIW , RHKMATtSM
NKt'UALUlA , TOOTI1-AC11IO ,
1HM5NS , FUOST.IUTKS , iVc.
Prices , 25c , , 60c. and $1.00 per Bottle.
FOR SALE BY ALL MEDICINE DEALERS
Cjy Bownro _ of ImitatioiiB. , ( J
Kebraslja national BanK
OMAHA , NEBRASKA.
Paid xip Capital . $260,000
SuplusMay 1 , 1885 . 85,000
H , \V. YATI-.S. Pre-ecnt. ! !
A. E. TOIT/VUS , Vice President.
W. H. S. HUOHK3 , Oaslilor.
W . V. MOU3K , JOHN S. COI.MN9 ,
U. \ > . I'Any , LuwiaS. UUUD.
A. K. TOIV.AI.I.V ,
BANKING OFFICE :
THE JRON BANK.
Cor , 12tli mid Faranm Stroots.
Oononil JIuuKmjf liusiiuuj
gyffiijmj * *
IJlioto VITAI.ITV Is fiillwr. Ilialn IMtMM'U ivnj
r.\IIAIISTKI > ol-l'owpi 1MII..M \.l' r.l.Y WAST
( Ell may nml a iwrfecl nnil reliable oinu In th
unnnH luoitipii ) uiifcxA.i. itrM / s.- * ; Tm 7.
pnp 'raml inrdlr&li > ndunipm iiUiV < i , rlH.i. . C'Dnfiiltv
lion ( iiiili-pni'livinall ) null rlx pirliant ilocton I'ltliU
CIVIAI.E AliC/JCr. / No. 170 Fuilnn Stroel. Now
WOODBRIDGE BRO'S '
Omaha , Neb.
Tansill's Punch Cigars
n-pro Blilppoil durinn tbo imst
two yonm , v.itllotit n drnin. .
IIOIIRO in tliu 1701 Mean trutu-
eno ) nKout Idonlrr onlrl
wniitcu In onch towu.
SOLD BY UADIM5 DHUCCISTS.
H.W.TflMSILL&CO.,55 Slate St.Clilcaflg.
017 St. < : ! inrlcH.Sr.S ( . f.oiils.Mo.
Arrgaliircra'lu&tQor two Medical Collcgoi , 1m been lonfir
eLHnRa In tbeBpccUllrcktmentor OHKOMO , Ntnvovi , . Atnt
and HLUID Dimmi tbannnr olh r I'bjilclan luBl. Loull.
ai city I'tpon ihoT AoJ nil old rc | dffitti know
Nervous Prostration , Debility , Menial and
Physical Weakness ; Mercurial and olhcc Affec
tions ol Throat. SUIn or Bpnes , Blood Poisoning ,
Old SorCS and Ulcers , trt treated whli unparalleled
BIKCC.I , on laKit irlrtHIOc prlnclle | > KnMr. ITU.loly.
Diseases Arising from Indiscretion , Excess.
Eiposuro or Indulgence , viiicii product IODIO oru. .
rollowlDg cflceti t Dervuu.ocii , diLHilj. dluiDrn or ll tl
anddcreetlrglatmorj , pliuplti on Iho fucf , i > b > il ldic > r ,
arcr.loulollie luelclror femalci , coofuilon et Idiai , eW. ,
renaorlnz MarrUgo Irapropor or unliippy , ati
p rm.ncnlly euc.J. I'.uipaioKSO | .ap ion ) the abele , 6nt
lorealed corelopo , rruotofiiiy addrma. ConiultaLlaaator *
Occur bj rail ! frtr , Invliod and itlcUjc unj DIUl.
A Poslllvo Written Quarantoo ( iron laertn
nlilo aie. lltJIclne icot evcrj nlerj ty man ore
260 PAGES. FIKE PLATED , c1t&t elotb n-1 rill
ItloJlttfr , itt lcd ti r * > Oo. IQ | to ' c ° or eurrtncj. OTIF Jifly
vor.el.-rfil pea pictures , trur lu jifo , artlri nouthefoltowltiii
* ubj--cif - who iim > - tatrry. wtiouat. wtiy , t nubooel , woraaa.
liejod pli. ii leal flccuy.ctrpjis ofc ila'r nnr.1 xaus.thc ( lift.
, niolTDtnf iiK'Tn. ' 'jTbuia married
cooUmpUiftiK mtipilact tboutl rt. .4 It. l * ( .rlir 4lUoa
tame , ( , j.fr c veryfla , Adtlrt-B < tto ( jr. irtjttler '
'rnctico limiU > d to DiHonsos of the
YE , EAR , NOSE AND THROAT
IHtcil fe > r nil forms of defectlyo
Vision. Arlillciiil Eyud Inserted.
o. P. DAVIS &ca
lebraska Land Agency
"CHICHESTER'S ' ENGLISH. "
Tlio Orlfhuil and Only < Jriuiliiot <
Btfc nnlulwt i Ufiiftl'i * ) M * > wtraof uorllilvM IinlUtlcsf ,
lDJIt jriaM' ] Lu LADIES. At * " * ' l > r vffl t far
MCI. | < hrt > tf > rJii rntEH Ir'ftD'l Ukc nu otti r ur Kvion i
rL.cutar in trtltf It ) nturn Di ll *
* < ; ltUit ) iUr < ' ! H mlonl < ! n.
Mold tiy ltrnctl t ri rr > t . Aik tm
ti-r i.riil * un C uti > ro ut J'lU * .
Do you -want a puro. bloomIng -
Ing CoiujiloxioH t U' so , a
.HU' tmnliraliniiK of Jinunn's
JfAONOLf A HALWL will gnit-
ii'y you lo your howl's eon-
toni. fl dop.s away witli Kal-
linvn ss , Jtwlnoss , Pimples ,
JUniclios , and all iliscjisosand
IinpiTi'mjtions oi'llio sliin. It
ajujo ol' heat , liilltjiio niul exIt -
It makes a lady oi1
'J'Y ; and so nulural , yradual ,
and ixtrlocl are ils oiltmls.
iliai ii is iniposhihlu tn tlolocc
Ha upiliitiau. ] ( : ;
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