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Concord and Korner re
two great thingc. " -KotfreJis
Tery much pleased to note
the improvements in the way
of bouseouilding and street
making in and around the
city. I took a stroll all alone
not tong since and saw that
the homes of our banker, D
!jj 'Ooltrane, and our hard
ware nftra. J C "Wadsworth, had
been completed. They show up to
a good advantage and are of the
model kind. The next new build-
ins that came to my view was the
house of Mr. D II Hoover, which is
in the hands of the carpenters. J t
will be quite a handsome structure.
As my legs were stiff from the want
lot exercise, and as things grew more
interesting, I meandered through
the new street that runs from nortn
Main to Cannons factory. It will
not be amiss to Btate that the au
thoritiea did a good job when they
opened up this street that is not
only a necessary convenience, bv( a
very jggtty drive. At the factory
1 found several new buildings
eoing up. From this clattering,
hustling and buzzing enterprise I
went over to the CabarruJ mills,
where Mr. Whit Burkbead was
LoverseeiDp large force of bands,
A TnolriTicr vaao f Via 1ia.1a in li i
ground io put the fou idation of the
new addition to 46 old mill in
We Tejt.fruck the Fenix Flour
fSTTSfTand it was a sight to see how
busy everybody was and how fat
Mr Crowell's hogs are and what a
clever, courteous and imposing
bookkeeper he has. Mr. Crowell
will make not less than 5,000 pounds
of pork if he has "luck" with his
we came up the dead dummy
fr&we noticed the beautiful site
I and the substantial nd convenient
I home of the Standard's pa. It is a
Ihanfteme building and will soon be
ready for occupation. Here I had
to take a sneak on account .of rain,
but the.game will be continued when
rain drops fall gentlier and the
clouda are not so threatening. I
congratulate Concord and her en
terprising citizens in their move in
this direction. It has been said
thet we have more pretty residences
and that our little city had the
steadiest growth and more vim and
push and the most cordial citizen'
of any town in the State, considers
irg our population and railroad ins
Ir. W H Lilly is also erectixg a
substantial office building in his
yard. The man that mixed the mud
had his morter box arranged very
conveniently on the sidewalk. A
pair young lady and gentleman, of
the star-gazing kind were walking
down that street, and being so ab-
sorded in conversation they stum
bled agaisnt the box, fell in the
mortar, and had it not been for the
timely aid of one of my friends who
was near by, something serious
might have resulted. As it was, a
air of white ducks were spoiled
nd a thia slipper and two fury
white bands and a fan were messed
op with line and sand.
Korner regrets to see the basket
picnic season nearing and end, but
with the campaign j and the county
fair in sight, he may feast again. So
my mind is easy over the morsel
gatherings. The old VetB, I sup
pose, will have their annual reunion
which affords us all so much pleas
are to entertain 'and mingle with,
and have our minds refreshed with
filling and patriotic war stories
aud relieved of the monotonous tale
of the poor, helpless snake. A
snake atbry is more abominable
than a PopuUte office-seeker.
rner would like to know if the
women who crimp their hair and
t it flop down over their ears think
n improvement on the old style?
the old sty'e hoop-shirts were
rage now, wouldn't our girls all
beauts? ; ,
The City Fathers are thinking of
modifying the ordinance recently
rawed prohibiting bicycling on the
idY walks. If they do, it Bhould
be Biedxso as to keep them fron
ridinat atioh Vpidity that they
CfUi'tsto wbehwn close quarters.
We think it ahoalaSetand as it is,
and dont care what anybody else
thinks about it. I iia the only
one in my family, Q I aiat much
cared o getting Wt by any of
the machines think it would be
good soheub o grade the delunct
dummy 'or benefit of the
The candidates all came to see
le and - were 'very glad to know I
landed attending . the pri nary
rdav, and -were pleased lo see
iog to well "and hoped that
stand by them, for they
been my friends. But
VlS candid A got
VOL.VI--NOpfe CONCORD. N. C THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 4894.
poetical as did Mr.
brief speech complimj
the People's party ft
their convention, in
that the said candid ,ra8 a true
ana loyai man to the, party and
"had stcck to them 'through thick
ana tnin, like a
"poseum's tail to a
The strains of sweei music woke
the echos. in the stillness of the
night, and was so geat and sweet
anr inviting that tlie songsters in
our neighborhood sll joined in th
chorus and visited us, giving the
usual song and dance peculiar to
themlonly. W0 speak of the mos
quitos. v Koexek.
Mr. II G Ritz returned from Lex
ifgton, where he has been attending
Court, and tells a thrilling story of
a man who was tried and convicted
for ptealing meat, and who was sen
tenced to two years in the peniten
tiary. When the iudge delivered
thd Bentence the negro leaped from
one . of the windows of the court
room to the ground, a distance of
fortyfive feet, without the slightest
injary and made good his escape.
This man should ioin the balloonists
and make leaps without the para
A posse went after the man and
were still after him at last accounts,
The JnpM' Energy Mtlra lp IheChmr
London, Sept. 5. The Central
News correspondent in Shangha
says that the Chinese fleet is abont
to concentrate in WeUHaUWei.
The enterprise of the Japanese in
reconnoitering, end the reports of a
plan to attack the fortifications by
sea and land, have caused the Chinese
to strength their position with
panicky haste. Each work are rising
rapidly at the weak points along the
coast. Heavy cues have been sent
forward from the Tien-Tsin and
Nankin arsenals, and the necessary
ammunition for them will be trans
ported to the coast shortly.
Bpfnsel to Surrender I he Warranln
Jackson, Miss., Sept. 5,
Governor Stone to-day refused
to surrender to a Secret Service
agent the plates upon which
tne special warrants, over
which the controversy between
the Treasury Department and
the State of Mississippi occur
red, were t printed. It is be
lieved the plates are wanted in
evidence in a suit against a St.
Louis bank note cempany
which printed the warrants.
Citn'l be Denl.
The young people of our little
city are ever on the go, and it is a
well known fact that Concord's citi
zens can't be beat at entertaining
Miss Famiie Rogers gave a pleasant
card party lust night, to the delight
of her many friends. Miss Lallah
Hill will entertain tonight.
Itrnis From Manly Kewg.
Mr. James T Barris, who lives
near Locust, has a hog trough which
has been in constant use ever since
1855. It it made of rich pine wood.
The burning of the Norwood
Academy wil not stop the school.
Prof, smith says the, school will not
be distorted in the least, but will
continue as usual.'
We were shown a letter the other
day written by the Populist candi
date for clerk of the superior court
to a good Democrat, soliciting the
vote of the Democrat in the coming
election. The letter conta.n
ed just 119 words and 46 mis
takes. This candidate Btated before
the Popniist convention that nomi
nated him that he was incompetent
to discharge the duties of a clerk of
the superior cort, and his letter
The platform in the Methotlitt
church built for the choir that will
do the singing for Evan geliBt School
field, extends clear across thf
church; Thia is a great convenience
and will give more room for the
singers to swell their voices.
-. Who are for the flrt time to
undergo woman's severest trial
X Tmedy which, If used as ii
ed a few
,'wetlcs Detore connnemenc,
it of it-
PAIN, HORROR AND RISK TO LIFE
of both mother and child, as thousands whr
have used it testify.
Mused two bottles ef rwit:
who Has ro w wum
know if they win uel
weeks it mil rob confin
and msurt safety fli
Sent or express, cl
whici he said
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Jlz one of I 1 1 rf V .HA I HUn H.
HM r- i iiiiiaiiiiiii i ii' ail ii iiii- i
sanAdates in ULiillUUllUlU .'JUIIIJ
IN CONVENTION ASSEMBLED.
The Convention larjre and Enlhna.
lastic Harmony One of tlie
tiracos 1. P. Dayvanlt KIccted
Cnairman of the Comity Exeea
At 12 o'clock Dr. K S Yodng
called the convention to order. He
requested J B Sherrill and James P
Cook lo act as temporary secretaries
This organizationVas made permas
The roll call of townships showed
that every one was represented.
Upon motion the convention pro
ceeded to the nomination of candi
dates, beginning with the Kepresen-
ratiye ; and after one ballot, Mr. Ed,
Henderson, of No. 2, stated that No.
2 delegation could not cast its vote
for a candidate unless he was for
Jar vis as Ransom's successor. This
brought forth considerable discus
sion, entered into by Messrs. Means,
U G Montgomery, and Z A Morris.
A reconsideration of the vote just
taken was carried unanimously' tgJ
introduce resolutions of instructions
for United States Senators,
Col. Paul Means introduced
the following resolutions
The Democrats of Cabarrus coun
ty, in convention assembled, do re
1. That we favor the election of
United States Senators by the people,
as Representatives in Congress are
2. That we hereby request eur
Senators and Representatives in
Congress, for North Carolina, when
Congress shall next ass mble, to
take Immediate action, on what has
already been done by the House of
Representatives in this direction,
to; have the Constitution of the
United States amended so that
United States Senators shall be
elected by the people.
3, That a copy of this resolution
and of the two foregoing resolutions
be, at once, sent to our two Senators
and Democratic representatives in
Congress by the secretary of this
4. That we hereby instruct Mr. T
J Jerome and Mr. H S Paryear, who
willjbe, respectively, our Senator and
Representative in the next General
Assembly of North Carolina, to take
such action in that Legislature, for
an "application of the Legislatures
of two thirds of the several States"
to Congress, or by instruction and
request, respectively, to our Senators
and Democratic Representatives in
Congress, as will most speedily tend
to affect the election of United States
Senators by the people.
5. That we instruct oar said Sen
ator and Representative in the next
General Assembly of this State to
attend every Democratic caucus of
that body, held to nominate a can-
dicate for United States Senator,
and, in such caucas, to vote, on each
and every ballot, for Hon. Thos. J
Jarvis as the choice of the Demo
crats of Cabarrns county for United
States Senator to succeed Senator
Ransom in the United S ates senate:
and thus to vote so long as the name
of Senator Jaryis is before the cau
cus for nomination ft 8 United States
6. And that we hereby request
our said Senator and Representative
in the next General Assembly of
North Carolina to be active in using
every honorable means to secure the
nomination and election of Senator
Jarvis to succeed Senator Ransom as
United States Senator.
Mr. Z A Morris introduced a sub
stitute as follows :
Resolved, That this convention
recommend the holding of Demo
cratic primaries on election day in
November next for the selection of
both eastern and western Senators,
said primaries to be held under the
auspices of the Democratic Execu
tive Committee, and according to
the rules of the party or holding
After considerable discussion, the
vote was first taken on the substi
tute, which received only one vote
then the original resolution was
carried by a unanimous vote on
motion of Mr. Morris. ,The dis.
enssion, while very animated, was
inthebe8tof feeling, and the out
come is satisfactory to all Demo
crats. Ballot for;Representative was then
taken with this result : H. S Pur
jear, 412-5; ODBarringer l$8-5
and John S Tnrnnr t. fin
of Ejquire G E Eitchie Mr.Pur-
nomination was made nnani-
nvention tkejo, nnanimontly I
ecdorsed Mr, T J Jerome, the Dem
ocratic candidate to represent the
24th district in the State Senate. .
Mr. James C Gibson was nomi
nated, by acclamation, for Clerk
Snperior Court. !
Mr. L M Morrison was nominated
by acclamation, for Sheriff.
Mr. Jno. K Patterson wes norni
nated, by acclamation, for Register
When the chairman called for the
ballot for County Treasurer, Mr. A
E Lentz, one of the candidates before?
the primaries, recognizing his de-'
feat, arose and moved that the nomi
nation of Mr. Jno. A Chne be made
by acelamation. This brought down
the house in applause. Mr. Lentz
aaid he did all he could to beat Mr.
Cline for the nomination aud now
he would do all he could to help Mr.
Clme win in November. That he
(Lentz) was a Democrat and is also
trom now on. A rising vote of
thanks to Mr. Lentz for hi3 loyalty
was taken with a vim.
Just as thevote began on cotton
weigher and the secretaries were
making hair-splitting calculations
among. fractions, Mr. Caldwell, not
being a delegate, asked to make a
tioW'he was allowed the privilege.
He said he knew that Mr. Archibald
had beat him about one vote and to
save time he (Caldwell) nominated
Mr. F A Archibald for Cotton
Weigher. Mr. Caldwell said everyr
body knows where he stands, and all
do. He ib a dyed-in-the-wool Demo
crat. The convention, by vote,
thanked Mr. Caldwell for his loyalty
to the Democratic cause.
Mr. Jno. II Long was unanimous
ly nominated for Surveyor. .
The vote on cornnor resulted Jas.
Brown, 47: McNamara, 3; and
Hutch Kizziab, 6. Mr. Brown's
nomination was made unanimous.
Mr. Jas. N Brown, in an old time,
clear cut Democratic spirit, made a
speech. He said he thanked the
convention for the honor, but on acs
count of age, he must decline. He
wanted the convention to know that
he was a Democrat ever since he was
a boy, had voted the Democratic
ticket for 50 years and hoped to vote
it l or 50 more years. Mr. Chas, A
Sherwood was unanimously nomi
nated for Coroner.
On motiOD, committees escorted
Messrs. II S Pnryear, T J Jerome
and Jno. S Henderson into the con
The executive committees of the
townships met and elected a County
Execotive Committe. It was as foK
D P Dayvault, chairman; G K
Ritchie, W G Newell, M M Morri
son, C D Barringer.
After motion to adjourn, the peo
pie remained seated and listened at'
tentively to speeches by Hons. H S
Pnryear, T J Jerome and John S
Press time prevents a report of
The Democratic platform has not
budged. Get on it and be saved.
Some people are liable to discover
before long that a majoritv of Ca
barrus Democrats are not fools.
A Mr. Walker, of Thomasyille, is
at the depot for a few days as relief
to Mr. Moaeley, the night operator.
Mr, Chas. Sherwood brought in
two bales of new cotton today, Sats
A baseball team from Cannonyille
is crossing bars with the boys at
The King's Mountain High School
begins its session Monday. Prof.
Langston will be assisted by Dr. L
A Bickle, of Concord.
There is a distinct difference be
tween Democracy and Populism on
the silvei question, as well as on all
other questions. And don't von
There is only one Democrat in the
Pennsylvania Senafe. This is one
case in which a little ".eayen cannot
leaven the whole lump. The lump
is too tough.
Democratic clubs have been or
ganized pretty generally all over the
State. Que at Monroe and one at
McAddensville were organized
The codnty chain gang is at work
on the big red hill near Mr. M M
Gillon's, on the Beatty's Ford road.
They. -work twentyitwo. now and
when Davidson's convicts
added bad roads
had better ",
Jpyacgelist Schoblheld will arrive
tonight at 10 o'clock and will begin
a seriesbf services at Central Metr
fpdistchirch at H o'clock 'torn
mdrninji "He will make ann
The Concord telephone line will
be in operation again in a few days.
Deputy Sheriff W R Johnston and
family have gone to Barium eprings,
where they will ppend several weeks.
The reception at the St. Cloud
was one of the pleasantest of the
The exercises customary to tfce
opening of Wake Jborest College
opened Wednesday with 175 present.
The forest fires in Minnesota con
tinue to destroy life . and property.
The loss .of life -is beyond any defi
Mr. Frank McGraw is threatened
with fever. We hope to see him at
his poBt in the Racket soon again.
A J & J F Yorke's jewelry store
is being painted. It will be relieved
of its mourning garb and painted a
An 18smonth8old child of Mr.
Chance, of Forest Hill, was buried
Thursday evening at Mt. Gilead
A moonlight picnic at Mr. Mack
Kimmone', near Mill Hill, will be
attended by several couples from the
A young man in our city who is
very popular as a salesman as well as
a ladiesmao, has regained his appe
tite, after several days struggle with
Mr. George D Bost, of No. 8 town
ship, came in to see us and reports
cotton opening rapidly, but says they
are in need of ram in that section.
On Wednesday the Standard ad
vertiaed a watch charm that had
been found. Thursday morning the
owner came and laid his claims to it.
Nothing like advertising.
The Democratic club that was or'
ganized Saturday, must not .fail to
show up at the court house tomor
row night at 8 o'clock. Every mem'
ber is wanted.
Mr. George M Lore has the sym
pathy of the Standard in the loss of
another fine cow. This is the fifth
or sixth cow that has died for Mr.
Lore within the last few months.
Remember the business meeting
of the W. C. T. U. Friday at 4 p. m,
A full attendance, of superintendents
of departments are especially re
quested to be present.
Saloon Keeper J W Brooks, con
verted at a Methodist revival at Mar'
ket, Tex., burned his entire stock of
liquors in the public square. Divine
services were held over the crema
A big cay is anticipated by ine
colored wheelmen of the State at
Greensboro on the 20th of thia
month. Some good racing; will be
done, so says Jones Montgomery,
who will enffir or a prize.
On Thnrtdajjr morning while the
infant of Mr. Henry L Propst was
playing in the window, the sash fell
and biuisijfl the child's arm consider
ably. It ii a fortunate that no bones
The fight' between Jack Dempsey
an Billy McCarthy, of Australia,
was a draw. From the thirteenth
round Dempsey did all the execu
tion, but he could not knock his
game opponent out. The purse,
$2,000, was divided.
Misses Addie and Maggie Cannon
will not go to Converse, Spartanburg,
as stated in the Standard, but have
gone to Agnes Scott College, at D-
cater, Ga. Miss Lucy Lore is also
at this institution.
Mr. E. P. Davis, who for several
years has been living in Lexington,
is back in Concord for good. He is
associated with Mr. A. B. Correll in
the jewelry business and the firms
name will assume the one familiar
to our people, that of Davis & Cor
rel. We welcome bim.
On Wednesday the Standard met
with an accident. Our newspaper
press was broken and could not be
remedied so as to complete onr issue
of that day. We thank our friend,
Mr. J B Sherrill, for his courtesy
in our time of trouMe. We are all
A discussion arose over the height
of the big clock sign of A J and J
F Yerk, Wednesday afternoon.
Several claimed it wonW measure
eight feet from where it is fastened
to the pos-tA " -vf the ring
A pen full of fine looking
was on the market.
if V worn hut
No)ne JInrtJfaehlnery Flying- In
All Directions 4(M or 50 Dam
Thursday evening abont 5 o'clock,
the people in and aronnd Cannon's
factory were excited no little, and
the occasion was of a nature that it
was natural they should be. The
crank shaft that works the piston
rod in the cylinder broke and by
doing bo, caused a general rupture
in the machinery in the engine room,
Both cylinder heads blew out, break
ing bolts, cogs wheels, pins and tears
ing things to pieces in general.
It waa almost a miracle that no
one was hurt. .Engineer Jiiackwel
der waa working with the machinery
when the blow-out occurred, but
escaped unhurt. He sars there was
a scatteration of things, and pieces
of machinery whistling all aroand
The breaking np of the machinery
in the engine room did not effect any
of the working machinery in the
mills, only that it will be impossible
to repair damages within a week.
The mills will stand idle and the
operatives will enjoy a recess, even
though an accident brought about
the sudden and unexpected stop.
Superintendent Duval says the
damage to the machinery will not
exceed $400 or $500 ""
Five From Davidson.
Mr. C J Wheeler, chairman of the
County Board of Commissioners' for
Davidson county telegraphed to our
commissioners, asking if the could
use five strong and able-bodied men
on our chain gang. In reply t9 this,
Mr. Jacob Dove, the esteemed
chairman of our county commis
sioners, told Mr, Wheeler that we
could use them. Cabarrus will
have, if not already, the best roads
of any Burrounding county.
The North Carolina State JlortienI
tnral Society. .
The 14th annual meeting of the
State Horticnltural Society will be
held in Raleigh, October 25 th, at '
P. M. in the office of the N. C,
Agricultural Experiment Station.
Papers will be read and addresses
ir.ade by prominent fruit and trnck
men; election of officers for the en
suing year and other important bus
iness will be transacted. A full
attendance of members and of all
interested in building np the horti
cultural interest of the State is earn
estly desired. The ' meetings of the
Society are open . to all and every
one interested in professional or
amateur horticulture is cordially inn
vited to attend.
Owing to the failure of the early
fruit crop this year the annnal fruit
fair of the Society had to be omitted.
The State .Agricultural Society has
therefore undertaken to offer
specially generous premiums in its
horticultural department, includ
ing the premius of $25.00 and $15.00
for the two best exhibits made under
the auspices of the district vice-presi
dents of the Horticultural Society.
It is hoped that these premiums will
bring out a good exhibit of late fruits
from each Congressional district
The district vice-presidents of this
Society are as follows : lst-Cong.
District, Allen, Warren, Greenville;
2nd. District, O. W. Blacinall, Kit
trell; 3rd. District, T. B. Parker,
Goldsboro: 4th. District, B. P. Wil
liamson; Raleigh; 5th. District, J. S.
Carr, Durham; 6th-District, R. B.
Caldwell, Charlotte; 7th, District,
N. W. Craft, Shore-,8th. District, C.
J. Cowles, Wilkesboro; 9th. District,
Geo. E. Boggs, Waynesville.
The date of the Bute Agricultural
Fair is October 2326. Every one
interested in fruit, flowers andveg'
etable growing should send to H.
W. Ayer, Raleigh, for a copy of the
premium list. - The railroads win
give specially low rates and will
transport exhibits at half rates. - '
Gerald McCarthy. Secretary,
N. C. State Horticultural Society.
The 'Phone Line.
The telephone line to Patterson's
mill and Sunderland Hall and the
whole system in the city is again m
operation,-after ha ring beengntjqjp
wokin-nler for sefeeal&reeks- on
account of the electiiighine. ,!
luiCion to the present phones there
ill be connections made atCrowejfs
ill, Swinka' store,, J O Wadgvprth'a
sidence nd Yorke & Wadsrorth's
and . Patterson Vl i ' :&
iwill then be a
good. jCw jnj
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Highest of all in Leavening Power. Latest U. S. Gov ; Report tv
. EDITORIAL OPINION.
They have a good way of detect
ing Japanese spies in China. They
behead all Japanese found in the
country. Buffalo Express.
When the people are thoroughly
enlightened they will despise the
demagogue who urges them to de
mand and expect impossible things.
If Borne of the dead laws in every
city were brought to life there would
be yery little necessity for creating
new statutes. Houston Post.
Not a United States Senator skip
ped to Canada. A Senator is not an
Alderman. New York Mercury.
Parachute men continue to shoot
downward to the ground and get
killed, but the voiee of the flying
machine fiend is still loud in the
land. New York Journal.
Now that the income tax is in
good working order get out your lit
tie old income and prepare to have
it inspected, Chicago Record.
No one bnt the boy's mother ever
thinks he may be tired. Atchison
The summer girl comes back to us
with the sad . testimony that hard
times have interfered with the plu
rality of scalps in her engagement
belt Washington Times.
Every fellow who bumped his
head in an endeayor to extricate him
self from the upper berth will sym
pathize with the Pullman strikers.
Under the new tariff money will
have a greater purchasing power, and
everybody knows that penny Baved
is a penny earned. New York Mers
The merchant tempted the Pan-
tata, and hodid eat. But the mer
chant says, 'that the Pun tata Bent for
the apples. New York Journal.
About this eeasonbf the year the
summer engagement has to be pnt
in splints. Baltimore American.
Friends of Colonel Breckinridge
in Richmond, &.y., nangea tneir
candidate's opponent in effigy the
other nieht Evidently this other ,
candidate is suspected of being a
gentleman. Chicago Record.
Hie jacet McKinleyism, negotiis
hostis. In a?ternis requiescat in
pace. Boston Globe.
If Chairman Wilson meets Sena
tor McPherson in Europe, the Jeisey
Bugar statesman may tell him just
how Havemeyer did it. Cincinnati
The war against cigarettes con
tinues, and bo does the construction
of machinery to turn them out
rapid. St Louis Post-Dispatch.
The Senate has adjourned oppor
tunelv to escape war prices for the
cold tea in the consumption of which
it has made itself - famous. St.
The close friends of John J In
gaily think he would go bo far as to
accept the Presidency if it were ten
dered him without opposition. De
troit Free Press.
The Czar of Russia has met a fot
that he cannot send to Siberia or
sunt ud ia a dnnsreon or behead. Its
name ia influenza. Boston Journal
Mr. Pullman used the cheapS!
brand of philanthropy in the market.
A.lady cannot afford to go ioto
American politics, and r if grows
much worse no gentleman can afford
to touch it with a forty-foot pe.
There is certainly plenty of trou
ble in th house that Yanderbilt
New York World.
The more we think
more we admire his
The time has s
when ' this rov
FOR 1 YEAR
SEND us i dollar:
Owine to a heavv rain. Alii
rectly did not run at Indiar-
Wm. Aldrich was nominated by
the Republicans in the fourth Al
bama congressional district yesterv
at St. Paul, Minn., yesterday nomi
nated George L Becker, of St Paul,
The sixth district Mississippi
Democratic convention is a deads
lock. Stockdale 15 ; Martin 9 ;
Denny 8 ; Goran 6.
workers in New York and Brooklyn
were striking yesterday, the third
day of the strike.
Police Sergeant Nicholas waa shot
and killed by two burglars he Ves
pursuing yesferdsy in Cleveland, O.
The burglars escaped.
The British bark Canibusewe'.lace,
Capt Leggatt, from Glasgow, May
5, for Brisbane, has ben wrecked
off Stradbroke Island. Six of her
crew were Jrowned.
J W Witt, superintendent of pub
lic schools at Decatur, Tex., was as
sassinated' by S Siinmonsj of Sher
man, in Decatur yesterday, because
Witt had wronged Simmon's sister
R V Markham, nominee of the
Democratic convention for supreme"
judge of Colorado, has give notice
that he will decline to accept, and
he intends to vote the Republican
The Prince of Wales-has approved
the decision of the sailing-tommittee
of the Royal Yatcht Clnb to accjn;''
Mr. Gould's withdrawal of the VigK
lant's challenge for the Cape 'May
Congressman Capehrt, of the
fourth West Virginia (Strict, who
was renominated last week after a
bitter fight, has withdrawn because
of opposition to him iu his own
Mr. Voerheea is ready for the
stump in Indiana, and has declared
in response to rumors . about his
health that he never felt better in
his life. It is Vis opponents who
will presently be feeling out of sorts
. ; The Republican congressional con
vention for the eighth district which
met ' at Mahasses, Va., yesterday
unanimously nominated P H Mcs t'
Caull, of Culpeper county, on the
The organized carpenters ar. J cou
tractors of New York and Brookli
are waging a war thecarpontd
fihtifigjJS" system ot" lumpj
'. sub-letting of contract jobs. One
thousand have quit work.
There are a good many Democrat
who think a taste of defeat would be
very salutary for the party juBt now.
Plutterlnz. No Appetite: Could
knot Sleep, Wind on Stomach.
Tor a long time I had a trrihi,
pain at my heart, which fluttered al-l
most incessantly. I had no appetflfel
coaia not weep, i would bet ,
gas from m? stomach until I thought '
every minute would be my lastj
There was a feelintf of oppresslont
acou my neart, and I waa afraioV
draw a full breath. I conl?not
a room without resting.. JfyJ
induced me to try ,
and am happy
I now txt'