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TUB A IT A DAILY BEE ; SUNDAY. OCTOBER 17. 1807. o
RECORD OF GRAND OLD PARTY
Conntor- Allison Shows Why Prosperity
Oomts with Republicanism !
EXPOSES THE FALLACIES OF BRYANISM
limn Mini MrHiire * tinI'rcr Cnltinuc
or .Silver nnil ( inlil lit III In 1
\Viinlil Hi-Mill In Silver
CLiViiAND , 0. . Oct. 16. ( Special. )
f'enator Allau ! > of Iowa delivered a speech
in this city tonight Invhlch ho discussed
ct preat length tha development of the free
s Ivor movement In the country and at-
templed to dhow how the republican party
liuil roimlatcntly dealt with the great finan
cial questions In Mich a way as to main
tain the natlrnal faith and credit by open-
Irt ; up to all an opportunity to work and to
< MJ y the fruits of their toll. The speech
uns delivered on behalf of the republican
Elate ticket. Following Is a synopsis of
vhat ho said :
It has been said that experience la n
Ji-wnl Itr-rnUHe It Is often purchased at : i
price. Our country IIUH passed
. uroufjh mnny vicissitudes and perils HIIC-
ee. : < ifuly. ! In IS'51 It was foreed Into a
c vll wnr of grent magnitude to iirescrve
itur im.lonnllty ; the cost was great In
tn .mure .mil sacrifice , but necessary. We
wire compelled to resorl to every cxpedl-
PIH lo rnwo money to carry on the war.
At Im clone we hud a greiit debt , n ! '
urilereil currency nnd a Iluctuallng and
I'oriHtniitiy changing standard of value ,
in iking all huxlncxs and exchanges tin-
ciTtnln nnil expensive. The di-wlie was
n'mur universal for n return to a stable
i > > niem or money In 110 belief that t.ils uas
m-rpi.snry to our permanent prosperity.
This w.is effected after much ttaerillce In
January. IST'J , by the resumption of specie
payment M. When resumption wim assured
und m.'iblllty thus -'veil to our money , wo
ot onre entered upjii a career of prOMperlty
\vlilioiit | > , iralicl lu the history ot any na
tion. Tbls prorperl ! > was continuous until
l W. During this period we nad a tariff HO
dluitpil aH to provide iiinpl" revenue and
iIVt firoteetlon to our Industries and our
Mr Allison then recounted the discovery
of the crime of 1X7:1 : and the election of
t'lcvelnnd by a combination of western
Fllverlt' < and southern democrats , which
WHI followed by the forced curtailment of
prudin lion and Idle laborers , due to the
an liipiled abandonment of the policy of
jir.itri Hon. He proceeded :
T ic situation apparent early In UiKl was
Int.'M.sllli-d by u money panic which lin-
ini.llately followed. It wnt believed that
the imp ilrnient of o > ir Industries and our
oirnlng power would so diminish our
fi vi-nui'H as to ina'.ie It Impo.sxlhlc for us
to m.ittit iln our money standard with the
( ' . purchases of pllvcr under the
Hli'im.m law of 1SX ! ) . and that this part of
tin I iw could not be repealed because of the
'tuition ' In the Hpnalo , which bad , by re-
jie.ited votes , lately ehown a majority for
five --liver ; so It was said and believed that
iv e wi re going straightway to the dcnreela-
ted st ipilard of sllvi r by the operation of
the act of IbUO. Although this was not
probable lAlth the full execution of the re
sumption act of ISm , the president gave no
Hiyn or assurance that th ! would be done
until late In the year 1MX ) In times of
panic and distress reason falls to bear sway ,
and the money panic came , and Intensified
IllSK OF SIXTEEN TO ON'E.
Congresn was called In extra session.
After a long debate the purchasing clause
was repealed , and the monetary distress !
was alleviated for the time , but teceived a
ft cull blow very soon when It 1mauie ap
parent that the leaders , or most of tbeni.
of fie democratic party In the senate anil
house , seeing the failureof their Industrial
pulley , determined to bieak away from
. 'levelatid and the eastern democracy on
the. money question and to afllllatc with the
modern populism upon the common cry of
free anil unlimited coinage of silver without
tin' aid or consent of any other nation at
the ratio cf Ifi to 1.
He told the story of the election of 1 < W ,
The republican pirty had faith In the In
tegrity and IntelllHcnee of the American
people , and that when these Questions were
fully debatul they would be rightly settled ,
that the people would f > e that the platm
proposed at Chicago would only intensify
the distress , and not alleviate or remove It ,
but capital ami credit In the meantime stood
silent iwaiting the event.
The whole campaign on the part of lirynn
and his followers was fouirht on false argument
mentpret > 'ii-e and promlH ° H. They stiifj'it
to talc" advant'fgj of the dlitre.- which tlify
th"im'olvrs had creatid by tl-olr con Hict fo-
lowing the election of IS'JX and sought to
llx the responsibility for the hard times
upon the republican party by what they
hi metlmes callul the blunder nnd some-
tlmen the crime of HS73. These charges
were made , though the record plainly shows
that the subject of dropping the silver dollar
lar In connection with the revision of our
mint law had been debated for nearly three
years l > fore IST.t , that opinions of experts
bad been Invoked upon the subject and
various [ dans anil' project ! ) respecting1 silver
MitfKosted , nil of which Involved the drop-
plug of the silver dollar from coinage , b ; > -
. -arise by tbf act of IS'll the sliver dollar luul
become un obsolete coin because It was un
dervalued , and had IOUK cea"ed to circulate
und was exported n bullion , or went Into
tin- melting pot of the artisan. It was well
known that In lS7t ; we were wholly on c
paper ba.'lf > , and so continued until 1S7fl , that
no Oliver dollars were then In circulation ,
and therefore our action could have had no
practical effect upon the silver in exlsience.
or currently produced from the mines ; we
luul no silver to sell , and none had been
taken to the mint for coinage , or practically
none , nlii e 1S50 , except for subsidiary silver
Senator Alll'on quoted Mr. llryanVi state
ment that the fall In prlcc.s was due to the
"Inventive Kcnlus which IUIH multiplied a
thousand tlnii'H , In many Instances , tbo
Htri'titrth of a single arm. " lie quoted from
Oeorge 1C. KohertP. the eminent utatlstlciati ,
to show that the price of staple products
\v-is lower durltiK the live yearn prior to
3S73. mca'iired In metallic money , than dur
ing lld ! > periods after 1S73. lie quoted from
history to show that the failure to observe
the law which declares that the necessity
for the true bullion value of the two metals
to Im rellecled In tin' colnaffp had nlwtiya
resulted In the Imnlahmoiit from any coun-
WHAT IS YOUR TRADE ?
IllK'll riulf' or Ot HIIN UNIt
It U well tanown among medical men that
certain diseases are moie reaillly developed
In certain occupations than In others. That
each occupation has Its attendant physical
weakness. KiiKlneera , railroad men nnd sim
ilar occupation sulfer mostly from kidney
troubles and men who are often exposed
to the wpathnr suffer from rheuiiuliam ,
while clerks and professlccml men , In facl
the army of people whoso bUHlness keeps
them Indnpnf , are ofttlmes Kreat sufferers
from plies and noiiHtlpatlon. In thin connec
tion the following letter la of Interest to
people who.iu occupation will not allow sulll-
cli'nt outdoor exercise.
.Mr. A. I'1. Calhoun , notary public mml
Jeweler nnil watchmaker of Clrclevlllc , W.
Vs. , writes ns fallows :
1 had been a sufferer from piles for yeans
and had trlivl many remedies with but little
oonellt , when about three years ago I saw
the I'yramM 1'lle Cure ndvcrtUed and iu > ut
I ns badly adllcted when I got U , but
after only two applications the pllea disap
peared and from thai day to ' .his I have
never felt symptom cf the disease.
I fed that I cannot recommeil them too
Mghly to sufferers from piles.
The Pyramid I'llo Cure Is free from co-
ralne , opium or any mineral polscci , abso
lutely Bnfo , pleasant anil painless ; nold by
druggists at DO cents per package. If there
Id ar ) coubtlpUlon the 1'yramld 1'llls should
ha used with the pile cure. The pills are
5 cents per package.
Any drugRlsi hill tell you lhal the Pyra
mid U the bcsl known aim most successful
and popular pile cure ever placed on the
marlu'l and Its reputation at a safe and
radical euro hag rcily resulted from the per
foiul recommendation of the people who
have been cured of this distressing ailment.
Soml to the Pyramid Co. . Albion , Mich. ,
for valuable little book ou cause ami euro
of plica ,
try of the metnl whlf-h had b n underval
ued lr > the coins of that country , n-il-n.-r
Surely we hnve Pllver In cur country full
IcKnl Under nnd nvnllnblo fr > every ! m"S-
tlc purpose. Including the payment of > lo i's ,
In su'H lent quantity to satisfy the t-on > tl-
tullon.i ) tcruple of the mo t Intense patriot
of the Urynn i rsunslon.
Why Is It thnt Mr. Hrynn nnd his o'.low-
ers nvoldcd lost year , nnd avoid thU yi.ir ,
the discussion of thf real question pre'ento.i
by them , which wun and Li whether we shall
rnntlnuc the present standard uf grM until
the nations unite In the double standard ,
or ohnntrn thnt stin-lard f.ir . the sir-Kin
tttnmlnnl of silver , nnd nt n ilctumml ratio ?
They hnvo not been and ure not blmctul-
Under existing conditions no law cnn jnss
Impiilrlns the value of the money wo have ,
nnd probably none cnn pas1- * during I'rpa- !
dint McKlnley' ! * administration , but ns long
iw ho | q In the white hou'e every dollnr wo
hnvo now In circulation will bo kept equal
tii every other dollar In circulation , and nil
tqunl to gold coin , t'nlcr republican poll-
clr-s thin wCI not b ? n dlfllcull task In the
future , ns It was not undrr former repub
lican administrations , our pnpfr clrculatlcn
l not wholly ftntlsfuctory. It lacks the tle-
inpnt of flexibility , Ip.ivlng extraordinary
demands to be Illlpd by the Influx of cold ,
or by mpnn.'i of expanded credit , which at
limes may be dllllciilt nnd expensive , rcln-
llvely , bul no rensonnble wierltlee cnn be
compared to the lo-a by fttllure to do It.
The government Is now directly re
sponsible for the redemption or exchange
of the KrcptibHCks nnd treasury notes. II is
nlso responsible for the maintenance of
nil our silver nnd sllvpr certificate ! * , nt a
pirlty In vnlue with Kohl. TilH res : > ona | .
blltty cannot be shifted , nnd ought not to
be under existing conditions ; therefore nn
itmple re.sprvp Is necessary and should bo
retained , nnd nlways provided for to secure
all thpso purposes. Our fnllb Is pledged to
this , not only ns to the greenbacks , but ns
to silver HH Lvclli wo hnve put Into the
treasury the prollts on silver colmige , and
the hnldors of .silver or silver certlllcil"s :
cannot honestly be called upon to bear the
loss of any depredation of these coins ;
that los . If lors there be , musl fall upon the
It H Impossible for nny nlllrmntlvo legisla
tion to be adopted durltiff this congress Improving
proving- enlarging our banking system , as
it N Impossible to rs-establlsh the old state
bank system , on n safe bnsls , so as to
Hccure n safe national circulation of paper
money so ewntlnl : to easy and chenii ex
changes from one portion of our widely ex
tended country to another.
COUNT11Y HAS CONFIDRNCR.
Silver nnd silver certlllcntPH form n great
part of our paper circulation ; the neces
sities uf traile and huslnes * , and public and
private credit alike require thai they shall
be maintained at par with gold. The gov
ernment must do-this to maintain it * own
honor and Integrity. It has guaranteed this
Indirectly by putting Into the treasury more
than $100,00 > ) .0j' ( ) , clear prollt on the coinage ,
and It has at least throe times made this
Kiiarntity by positive statute law. It' there
fore Is bound to provide not only the
uacMtipry , but the means to accomplish
his purpose. It would be had faith by
llrect statute or by Indirect jugglery to
violate that promise so sacredly made .and
so oftpu repented. The greenback , In fact
low , forms a connecting link whereby this
promise can be redeemed , and should not bo
disturbed as long as this promise exists.
So a reserve Is necessary for the jnirpow ,
and tbpre Is ample statutory power to
irovlde It , nnd President McKlnley will sco
that It Is done In the future an It has been
lone In the p.ist. Therefore , though
losltlve legislation Is Impracticable now , erin
in the near future , there Is ample power to
maintain this positive promisee , that all our
currency shall remain at a parity. The
country kna.vs 'bis and believes It.
With credit restored through the election
of William McKlnley and faith In him nnd
ils pnrty money Is coming from Its retreats
iml hiding places. Credit given Is assured
> f IL return equal tin value to the credit , or
nonpy , loaned ; business Is re-ewtabllshed on
a stable basis ; profltn are realized with no
danger of clipped money ; the rate of In-
tore.n Is diminishing1 with money lu active
employment. Farm products have felt the
revival ns hnve other occupations and em
ployments ; farm prices have steadily ad
vanced , and all the surplus of the farm
: lnd.'i n ready market ; transportation com
panies tlnd Increased employment , and la-
: > orers and wage earners ) In every occupa
tion iind Industry are hi Ing restored to
their old places , nnd earning wages , which
enable them to become active consumers
of products they do not create. The money
* npily in ample , as shown by the rate of
merest and by large Increase In bank de
posits nnd In the dally clearings of the
banks In our cities.
Hy nil tlippc lgns nnd mnny others fren-
pral prosperity appear ? , and I am sure hns
come to stay , nt least during the period of
[ 'resident McKlnley In the White house.
IlISmSTIlATIOX IX .VKW YOlllt.
Total for tlioiv Corporal Ion Foot *
Up lo -,70,7.10.
XRW YORK , Ocl. 1C. Today was the
fourth and last day of rcglstrallon. The totnl
registration of Greater New York Is 570,740.
The total registration In Now York City IB
321,80(5 ( , as compared with 330,619 last year.
The registration In Brooklyn la 201,503. The
total In 1S9G was 207,272. The registration
of Long Island City Is 8,572. The total last
year was 8,131. The registration on Staten
Islind Is 12,670 , 1,500 more than last year.
The registration Is onlj * a few thousand less
than last year.
Senator John M. Thurston of Nebraska to
night addressed a largo republican mass
meeting In Sulzer's Harlem river jvark. He
took occasion to answer Mayor Strong's re
marks of a few nights ngo when the mayor
scored Senator Foraker and Senator Thurs
ton. The senator declared that Mayor Strong
was wrong In his criticism and that he Is
fully Justlllel In coming hero to help In the
election of General Tracy , since his election
will bo a victory for grod government and
sound money , both of Importance beyond
the confines of Now York. Ho said General
Tracy's defeat would probably mean that
the republicans would never elect a mayor
of New York again. " "
Colonel Charlcfi II. Pope of Missouri and
ox-Governor PInchback of Louisiana ad
dressed a republican mass meeting 'In New
Henry George opened bis campaign In Har
lem tonight , speaking twice In the open air.
Seth Low finished his first week of actual
campaigning by speaking In two lulls to
big crowds tonight. Ho received much up-
plauso. Ho said : "The people of this city
do not need the ndvlco ot the senators from
Ohio and Nebraska as to whom they < ih.ill
elect as their mayor. Wo want homo rule
and no foreign Interference. "
The World has completed Its poll of the
mayoralty preferences ot Greater New York
voters , having obtained 170,158 ballots. Of
these Van Wyck , Tammany , has 59.5SO ; Seth
Low , citizens' union , 40,017 ; Henry George ,
Jefferson demoerat , 34,037 ; General Tracy ,
republican , 27,780 ; Patrick Gleason , inde
pendent , 0.041.
Abram S. Hewitt , ex-mayor of Now York
iind ex-congressman , who returned today
from a stay abroad , was not permitted to net
fool nshcro until he had expressed hlmseli
regarding the political situation In the city.
U'licn told that C. N. nilsa , secretary of the
Interior. Is to be prominent at a Tracy meet
ing MoirJay evening , Mr. Hewitt said :
"Mr. Bliss Is a most admirable man and a
most admirable citizen , but 'When It comes
to politics ho Is always a partisan. In 18SO
he specially urged me to run for the mayor
alty , nnd then two days latcT helped to noml
nato Joel II. Krhardt. When the dual test
comes he always stands by his party as
"Tho situation is sltn ( > ly that the machine
politicians are standing hy each other. They
oluuys look with displeasure upon any move
ment for the good of the people unless It
cornea from the throat of the boss. Whal
good citizens want Is simply to get gooi !
government from the new municipality. Na
tional politics have asbolutely nothing to do
with thai Issue. National politicians seem
to think otherwise , simply because when
It Is shown that an Independent movement
like that of the Citizens' union can win , the
oower of the mai-hlne to pain wraith am !
honor for the men who control It will bo In
"I observe : ! while I was In London thai
Mr. George my * that In 1SS6 I dcfratulc <
him out of the mayoralty. All that I eat
say about that Is that If I was able to count
out 20.000 votes I must have been a prett )
good oolitk-luii. It EccniB to have taken
Mr. George eleven years to discover It. Ol
course , the thing Is absurd. "
Mr. Hewitt smiled when ho learned that
Mr. Dayton had accepted the Georgelto noml
satlon for comptroller with the avowed In
tention of uesalllng Crokt-r rule over Tam-
"Porhans It would hardly become me to
say anything against Tammany , " Mr. Hewitt
Mhl. "They elected me to every oftlco they
nominated mo for. Hut everybody knows
wJiat Tammany wants. They simply want
to get theolllcee hack. There Is bul oni
Issue In this campaign. II Is , Shall the gov-
crnmcnl of our city bo run for the people
or for the politicians ? Democratic Institu
tions are now on trial In the territory of
Grtwter Now York. "
Arnold's Iiromo Celery curet headaches
JOc , 2 c aud GOc , All
COILS BACK AT GORMAN
Editir Aboil Eaplias to the Senator's Paid
SCORES THE STATESMAN UNMERCIfULLY
Decline- Unlfplnlii Any I'miiiitll
iiii.l . Onllx Hie JU'iilitorV 1'iml-
thin n ( Srrnt Hume
iIJALTIMOHIJ. Oct. 1C. Tlio Sun toilny pub-
lUhes a lengthy editorial In reply to Senator
Gorman's letter , which In part Is as follows :
"No person of ordinary Intelligence can
read the letter from Senator Gorman to the
Sun , which Is published In our advertising
columns today , without at once perceiving
that It Is a mere campaign trick eminently
characteristic In Its palpable Insincerity and
the source from which It proceeds. If Mr.
Gorman really wishes to retire from the con
ical , the way for him to do so Is to retire ,
not to simply pinto aboul his willingness to
sacrifice his personal ambition for the good
of the party under certain Impossible and
preposterous conditions. It IB not necessary
for him to coma to the Sun to ask permission
to do so. If ho wanted to step down and outer
or had any real Intention of doing so ho could
have effected that purpose with far smaller
oxpcndlturo of cash and words. But that Is
the very last thing which ho has any Inten
tion of doing. Hln solo object Is to assume
a heroic attitude In the hope of deluding the
public that he la a great patriot who Is will
ing to 'sacrifice' himself for his party , If the
cruel and pcrlldlous Sun will let him net.
What a splendid nnd noble figure our senior
senator presents as ho strikes thin dramatic
attitude and calls frantically on the Sun to
permit him to retire. Unfortunately , the
role of disinterested patriotism is an un
familiar one. Thcro is something familiar
In the tones of the actor In spite of this
tragic strut and mclodramlc Htyle. The cos
tume may bo the costume of honest Esau ,
but the voice has the dulcet and oily notes
of Jacob. For , at the conclusion of lite long
defense of bin public record and moves , he
reveals the well known features of the great
compromiser. He proposes a bargain. There
was no necessity after this of any signature
or other Identification of the writer. "
NO HALF WAY MEHT1NG.
After referring to Sir. Gorman's offer to
meet the Sun half way In the effort to se
cure democratic success In Maryland , the
editorial continues : "Meet him half way ?
The Sun does not do things In such halves.
There Is no half way house between an
honest currency and a spurious one , between
an honest ballot and a fraudulent one , be
tween an honest tariff nnd one manipulated
In the Interest of trusts and monopolies. It
lo not necessary to discuss at length Mr.
Gorman's defense of his public career. He
says he Is opposed to civil service reform ,
that ho Is opposed to the Australian ballot
law , and thai ho mutilated the Wilson tariff
"His quotation from President Cleveland
in justification of his attitude on the Wilson
bill will not deceive even the most Ignorant
or forgetful. The quotation refuses to be
twisted Into a defense of Mr. Gorman ani
shows on Its face that Mr. Cleveland was far
from satisfied with the Wilson bill as it
passed the senate. What Mr. Cleveland really
thought of the defect In the measure and of
the men In the senate who were responsible
for those defects ho Indicated more than once
in emphatic language , which the country has
never forgotten. 'Mr. ' Gorman , quoting Mr.
Cleveland In his own vindication , suggests
the thought of a certain adroit politician of
the lower regions who Is said to
quote scriptureon occasions when
It suits Ms purpose. For his part
In the Sherman aiit repeal , that is n
matter of history. Will Mr. Gorman deny
that ho played the odious part uttnbuted to
him ? Hut it will n t avail hlmi at this late
day. It would be better for Mm not to
awaken the public record on that subject.
MACHINE ! REMAINS.
"In conclusion the Sun will plainly say
to Mr. Gorman that even It he retired from
the contest the dlfilculty of restoring har
mony would still exist , because not only
would his machine remain , but because his
machine Is pledged to a financial policy an' !
consequently 'to a senatorial nominee of his
own color and character. Objcctlnii.iblo as
are Mr. Gorman's political methods and Influ
ence , they are not the only things to which
the reflecting voters of Maryland object. His
principles , or want of principles , on the
financial question arc vital Issues and the
people of Maryland know that no matter
how much ho might retire , ho would paiult
no man to go to the United States eonato
who was not his ifalthful disciple und fol
"Mr. Gorman's offer to retire Iras a stringer
or rather a cable applied to It. It Is a piece
of cheap bluff , which will affect no votes
und which only shows Mr. Gorman's realiza
tion of the desperation of his fortune. No ,
no , Mr. Gorman , the lly will not walk into
your parlor. You must run your own cam
Dlilliir ( o Hlti-licoclf.
_ ST. LOUIS , Oct , 1C. As a parting compli
ment , just previous to his leaving for St.
Petersburg to assume the post of ambassador
of the United States , the Commercial club
tonight gave a banquet to Hon. Allan Hitch
cock , whom President McKlnley recently ap
pointed to that position. About forty-live
covers were laid In the banquet hall of the
St. Louis club , where some of the wealthiest
and most prominent men of the city assem
bled. Hcsoliitlons were introduced compli
mentary to Mr. Hitchcock's selection as am
bassador ' to Russia and a number of speeches
were 'made seconding It. .Mr. Hitchcock
responded In felicitous terms and the resolu
tion was adopted.
Tiirpli" Di'Mlri'x n Ite-I'leetlnii ,
I3VANSVILLK , Iiul. . Oct. 10. Senator
David W. Turplo was In Hvaimvllle a few
hours today. Ho announced his candidacy
for re-election to the United States senate
to succeed himself. Ho declared In favor of
recognizing Cuban belligerency and also for
annexation of the Island to the United States.
He believes that war ships should be sent to
Cuba to malto tbcso demands more potent.
Illlllllll IN \o ( \\l-ll.
CLEVELAND O. , Oct. in. Senator Ilamu
has returned from this week's campaigning
almost a sick man. Ho looks haggard and
worn. Though ho has not placed himself
In the hands of a physician hu may yet bo
compelled to do so. Next week ho will try
to make two speeches per day.
UIIVA.VS DO.VATIO.Y TO A COM.KCi : .
HiuliMVM a Prise l > 'iinil fur KXMI.VM on
( lU1 Scll'IICIllf CoVei'llllieilt.
HENTON , 111. , Oct. 16. W. J. Ilryan has
offered a largo sum of money to Ewlng col
lege to bo known an the .Mary Ellzabath
Ilryan prize fund. The Income Is to bo used
annually during commencement week In cash
prizes for the best essays on the sclencu of
government. Mr. llrynn'n mother was a stu
dent at Ewlng college. She was principal of
the Young Women's college and resigned on
account of HI health. Mr. Ilryan's sister
was also a student there. Judge Silas Ilryan
was a strong superior of the school. Ewlng
college Is situated at Kwlng , Franklin county ,
ten miles north of Ilcnton. It Is a Baptist
college with largo real estate holdings ami
handsome , commodious buildings. Mr. Bryan
gave this fund to the college on account of
his mother's former connection with the
school and the fund will boar her name.
KIIVICTIM OF IIA/.nfi.
Student SerloiiHlj Injured liy llcli
TiiNNcd In a lUanl.-t-l ,
'UOt'U ' > EK. Colo. , Oct. 1C. DcCalb Well-
mam , a now student In the preparatory school
of the Iloulder university , has been seriously
Injured by being tossed In a blanket by older
students. Wellman struck on the back of
tls head and shoulders with great force on
the ground , parabzlng the upper rart of his
body. Physicians think he will live , but nay
he will have a soilous curvature of the spine.
The Injured boy In a son of a merchant In
this city. Cltlzera are very Indignant over
the manner In which he was treated and de
mand that hazing ct the university bo sum
Earth Will Rise Again.
"Hundreds of men and scores of teams IDLISV hauling ; , working ; and arranging ; this
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immense purchase : and the entire stock will go on sale Saturday morning at less than
wholesale prices. "
WE QUOTE from an advertisement which appeared recently in our city , The
* * * * * * * * * stock referred to consisted of odds and ends of peddler supplies
invoiced a little over $4,000 and was bought for $3,505.
What do the people of Omaha think of such will/id and glaring mistatemenfs ?
On Monday , Oct. J 8th we will
At time will sell lot of
sell our entire stock of 4-button and out shopworn
8-button Trefousse gloves worth 4-button kid gloves which sold for pocket books and Chatelinc bags ,
$2.00 per pair at $ J.OO and $1.25 at which sold as high as $2.00 at
The goods are nearly all perfect ;
and our only reason for making this We commend this Sale to your Every one a genuine bargain
absured price is to close out the scecial notice.
line. lot limited one only to a customer.
In east window we show Super Weight Wool At Notion Counter a limited quantity of. , all
Underwear for men at linen hemstitched ladies' handkerchiefs also a lot
of Irish embroidered initial handkerchiefs fine and
You have paid a dollar for poorer goods. sheer NOT LINEN all one price
A line of Ladies' Egyptian Fleeced Vests and
Pants- 6 for 20 Gents.
SB tais Esdi So that all may partake of these good things ,
Which we could easily sell for 50 cents. will * only sell six to a customer.
If truthful statements , backed by first class goods , count for anything , Monday will
be a busy clay.
.rum : 13 VIXCISVP is SAUCASTIC.
I.iii'lKJTt's l.iiwyrr IiiiliilRfN In Sliarii
( llllIH ] Of < llfc TOIIKIIO.
CHICAGO , Oct. 'IG.-T-The closing day of
the elRhth week of the Luetgert trial opened
this morning with the atmosphere less op- !
presslvo than It was yesterday. The court
room was crowded to the doors as usual and
Imndreils were turned away. Judge Tuthill
took a party of twenty , principally women ,
Into court with him this morning. These
visitors had been waiting in one of the corridors
riders of the criminal court building forever
over an hour for the appearance of his honor
and they formed In line ami trooped In after
the judge In military style and secured the
best seats , much to the disgust of the ICCR
favored who stood In line before the court
room door , while another crowd lined up on
the pavement In front of the Michigan street
entrance to the building. Luetgert was un
usually Jolly this morning. The argument
of his counsel pleases him.
Kx-Judgo Vincent resumed his argument
this morning and at once began to ridicule
the bonn experts.
Ex-Judge Vincent continued to "roast" the
experts for the prosecution while he lauded
the experts for the defense. Ho talked about
the soap making In the factory , and posi
tively declared that there was nothing
strange about It and that the reason for
making the soap had been fully explained.
State's Attorney Dcneen will make his clos
ing speech on Monday. Kx-Judgo Vincent
made an unexpectedly lengthy address and
the famous case will probably not reach the
Jury before Tuesday afternoon. Hotting Is
liiK on In Chicago pool rooms on the ver
dict. Sports who declare the corpus delicti
has not been shown sufficiently to warrant
conviction are said to bo offering bets of fie
to 40 on the proposition that Luetgert will
Judge Vincent closed hLs address with
these words : "Gentlemen , this prisoner has
lost his fortune , his liberty and his wife.
Will you now take away his life ? "
There" are others but none "Just as good"
as Dr. Davis' Antl-Heailacho. .
\VO.MI : \ JII : < : < ; AHS TIHnmnii'.its. ; .
Ank fur Komi and Sti-nl n Will oil and
Clinlll and Soinr .Money.
MARVVILLR. Mo. , Oct. 16. ( Special. )
Two women , who give their names as 'Mabel
Kale ami Slda Durnett , went to the homo
of W. II. Bradley In this place yesterday and
nsked for something to eat , Haying that they
were penniless. They produced a letter
signed by the president of the Hockport , Mo. ,
Women's Christian Temperance union com
manding them to the good offices of any
whom It might concern. Mm. Hradloy left
the room lo prepare food for thorn and dur
ing her abseiico the women wen' through her
dresser , secured a gold watch , chain and
charm and U poekctbook containing J5 and
sonio small vhimgis , and left. Olllcera were
nt once tclpphone.11 for , and , after following
thorn a number of blocks and chasing 'them
through fi cemetery , they were captured and
brought back to town' ' In the afternoon they
wors arraigned befori Justice of the Peace
Johnston and bouild over to the grand jury
on a charge of larceny from a dwelling.
Under the laws of Missouri they cannot bo
given less than a penitentiary sentence If
convicted of this crime. They were unahlo
to give $500 bonds and were sent to jail.
Drupglfta know Dr. Davis' Antl-IIwd-
ache Is bajl of all1 headache remedies.
'J'UJ'J IIKAl/l'V .11 A It K IJT.
INSTUUMn.NTS piucwl on word Saturday ,
October 10 ;
H. R Wileox to J. A. I'erkins , ct nl.
trustees , ct nl ; government lota : t
and 1. In C-15-U ; lot 1 In 7-15-14 , and
nil accretions1 , and other property. . ? 2
Same to same , government lota 1 and
2 , In C-in-H ; lot 1 , In . ' 11-1G-H , and nil
accretions , no no 1-15-13 . 2
II. .V. JfiiH-n and wife to I'Veil ' Krug1
IlrewiiiK company , lot 1 lo1 , 1'en-
noll'a Hiibdlv. . . . . . 3.500
QUIT CLAIM UISKUS.
I ) . W. Merrow nnd wife to Scottish-
American Mortgugo company , couth
'Jj feel lot 13 , lillc G , first add to Kouth
Omaha . 1
Sheriff to F. II. Hart , lot 8 , blk 10 ,
Jetter'u add to Kouth Omaha . 23
Same to Scottish-American Mortvtugo
company , outh 25 feet lot la , ) > lk C ,
first add M South Omaha . 1.SCO
Same to W. S. Adamson , lot 6 , blk 11 ,
Shull'a Becond add . 4.M)1 )
Total amount of trumiftra . J 9 , il
li we should advertise Great Sale of a "Wholesale Wall Paper
Stock amounting to $100,000 , hundreds of men and scores of
teams busy hauling , working and arranging this immense pur
chase , and the entire stock will go on sale Monday morning at it
less than the wholesale prices , " and make this statement with
reference to an old stock of job lots which had been appraised
at , say $4.000 , and for which , owing to the fact that our largest-
competitor had , in slang parlance "put up a job"on us and
we had been led to pay double what the stock was worth , why
then our "ad" would be a big $100,000 falsehood and we would
justly forfeit every dollar's worth of a business , which has re
quired thirty years to build up.
So we will keep to the truth and simply state that we buy nothing- but stylish ,
seasonable goods , that our prices are very low , and "as the proof of the pudding-
in the eating , " here they are. with a discount of 30 to 50 per cent
5c White Blanks 3c 7c White Blanks 5c
lOc Ingrains 5c 15c Ingrains lOc
lOc Gilts 7c
and so on all through the line. We let no gilty paper escape the cut not even the
Bee. Our workmen are skillful unexcelled by any and we will , at your convenience
be pleased to show you our line of wall paper , and furnish estimate of exact cost of
the work satisfaction guaranteed. Again we .warn you "Don't get in the wron"
To4V Painters and Decorators ,
> 1410 Douglas St.
KOKIJCAST OF T ( ] ) \ \\K\TilKll. .
Tli relit en I iuv. FiiMutK'tl ' " > ' Klilr , vllli
WASHINGTON , Oct. 10. Forecast for
For Nebraska Threatening , followed by
fair weather ; north l.vlnds , not 80 cc.id In
For South Dakota Generally f.ilr Sun
day ; slowly rising temperature ; west to
For Iowa Generally , fair Sunday ; cool
For Missouri Light ruins , followed by
clearing weather ; cooler ; northerly wlnda.
For Kansas Local ruliiH In the morning ,
followed by clearing weather ; north winds. ;
cooler In eastern portion.
For Wyoming Light HIIOW In the early
morning , follcucd by clc.nrlng weather ; not
HO cold ; casl to south win-In.
Iin-ill lleciird ,
OFFICU OF THfi WKATHKll III'IIHAT.
fMAIIA , Oct. 10. Omnlm record of rainfall
nnd tnmpei-iture compared with the eorro-
( ipLiidlns day ot the past three years :
U97. 160. ! ' U9S. 1S34.
Maximum temperature . . M C5 C9 1-0
M'.nlmum temperature . . . 29 : M r2
Average temperature . . . . 40 EJ bl OS
Ilulnfnll " . .0)00 ) . (
Heooril uf temperature and precipitation
at Omaha for this day ami glnco Muiun
1 , 1S97 :
Normal for the day &l
Ufllcleney for the day S
Accumulated oxcew tineo March 1 ' 03
Normal rainfall for the day M Inch
KXCIHS for the day 49 Inch
Total iMlnfall lnc Mnreli 1 17.01 Inchon
IKflclenry since March 1 U.O-I Inela-B
HxeebH fur cor. j srkil. 1836 3.7J Incliui
Deficiency for cor. period. 1SUJ. . b.S9 lnchi-8
L. A. WI3LSH. fxi-al Korecnat Olllelul.
There IB no need of little children being
tortured by tcald head , aczema and skin
miptlins. De Witt's Witch Hazel Silvo
gives iuiiUul relict anJ curia i > craaucinly.
L x G ) IN PiervR.es'
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Bring 10 cents to The Bee office , either irij
Omaha or Council Bluffs ,
Mailed to any address on receipt of 10 centg
n con ,