The Austin Statesman. (Austin, Tex.), Vol. 18, No. 55, Ed. 1 Thursday, January 16, 1890 Page: 6 of 8
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The New York board of health says
that the grip "is a had cold aggra-
vated by a versatile imagination." In
mont canes the minimum of cold and
the maximum of imagination go to
make up the disease.
A boast is made that a Boston man
has discovered a process ef making al-
cohol out of beans. It would be a
funny farinaceous material that al-
cohol cannot be made out of.
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DUDLEY THE NOTORIOUS ELECTION
CORRCPTIONIST. IS THE SUBJECT
OF A WARM DEBATE
BETWEEN V00EHEE3 AND EDMUNDS
Why Wm the Prosecution of Dudley
Suddenly Abandoned I the Ques-
tion Asked by Voorheea.
Washisgtok January 8. The pream-
ble of Senator Voorheea was laid on the ta
ble and a substitute was offered by Senator
Edmunds and adopted by a vote of 34 to 21
Senator Quay 1 state to tue senator from
Indiana that it is not true that Indianapolis
conferred with those who had the Repub-
lican party in the hollow of their hand or
conferred with any one in regard to the
case of Mr. Dudley.
Senator Voorhees The hands of those
with whom the senator consulted were
rather small it is true but to the extent
of their palms they did hold the Republican
party in their hands. Does the senator
deny that he called on the president-elect
Senator Quay I called on President-elect
Senator Voorhees Certainly you did.
The senator will not blame me if I draw
the big inference that he wanted the pros-
ecution of Dudley stopped and that he
went to Indianapolis to see him and that
he did say certain things in quarters where
it would do the most good and with an
emphasis which was not forgotten.
Senator Voorhees went on to speak of
Dudley's threats to use the dynamite which
he had in his pocket in case an attempt was
made to inllict punishment upon him and
also to criticise very severely the part which
Judge Woods was represented as taking in
preventing the finding of a bill of indict-
ment against Dudley. He spoke of Judge
Woods course as being conspicu-
ously shameful. In view of this in-
justice indicted upon the people of
Indiana in the nume and by the au-
thority of the Republican national commit-
tee (aiding and abetting by the action of
the Federal court) it would not seem
strange that a representative of the insulted
people should like to know by whose in-
structions and by what authority of law a
responsible law olllcer of the govarnment
in Indianapolis selected and appointed by
the administration felt himself warranted
a few weeks ago in ordering a United States
commissioner not to issue a warrant for
Dudley's arrest when he ventured to return
to Indianapolis for the llrst time in more
than a year characterizing at the same
time the Dudley letter as an honorable and
patriotic letter. In behalf of the people of
Indiana lie desired the attorney gen
eral of the United ' States to ill'
lorm the senate whether the action
of hisotlicial subordinate which interfered
with the United States commissioner was
inspired by bis instructions or met now
with his approval. Ho asserted that a dis
trict attorney of the United States had no
more legal right over the action of the
United Stutes commissioners in the issu-
ance of or the refusal to issue a warrant
tiiun ne Had over the appointment ot a
. unit n iiutiairu lu. aviiuu ui uu.u-
bers called for his dismissal. No better op
lortunity could be ottered to the president
man was now presented to dctine his posi-
tion regarding Dudley's crime. Benjamin
Harrison was president of the United States
and as such was called unon to spurn the
disgraceful action. In conclusion Senator
Voorhees declared that bribe takers and
endorsers of bribery should be regarded as
pirates anil enemies of the human nice.
beimtor julmunds o lereu an amendment
for the preamble and resolution so us to
strike out the preamble and make it read
"tiiat the attorney general be and is nerebv
instructed to inform the state what in
structions jt any the department of justice
uas given to n. is. uiiainuers uisinct attor-
ney for the district of Indiana on the sub
ject of the arrest of W. W. Dudley or his
exemption from arrest and by what author-
ity or low such instructions have been
given and that copies of all such corres-
pondence he transmitted to the senate.
lie expressed sarcastically lus admira
tion of und concurrence in the beautiful
tribute of the senator from Indiana to the
vulue of political morality. He also gave
liis adhesion to Senator Voorhees' de-
nunciation of political immorality.
If Mr. Dudley has done the thing imputed
to him he had certainly committed if not
a crime against the United Stutes. a crime
against that class of public morality which
uie senator nan so Deautiluuy aescrineil
and which as he said was so essential to
the safety and perpetuity of republican in-
stitutions. Still if that the so-called Dud
ley letter had been forged or been altered
so as to make an innocent political
letter appear to be a morullv
guilty one there were instances
of such political forgeries of about the time
of presidential elections such as the
Moray letter." But he was triad that the
leaders of the Democratic party had ap-
pui emiy runarmeu laugnter in ne galleries
ana mat now at least on the anniversary
oi uie oimie oi isow Urleans there was
some evidence in their allegiance to the
principles of real Democracy that they had
even heard of Uen. Jackson laughter..
Senator Voorhees If the Dudley letter is
not a forgery why is it that he has not
brought his libel suit against the New York
papers to a trial and why is it that he has
skulked and hid himselflinjexite for the past
iwBie inontus or merer
Mr. Edmunds I do not know that Mr.
Dudley is skulking or hiding himself anv
where and I do not believe it. I do not
know that he has anv libel suit pending in
New York. If he has I suppose" he knows
now to take care oi it.
Senator Voorhees I say herein the hear-
ing of the Now York nre and its agents
that every possible ell'ort has been made to
get Dudley in his own person in the state
ui orw iun 10 prosecute ins own libel
suits; that all such efforts have failed and
that Judge Lawrence the other dav denied
he motion of Dudley's lawyers because
Dudley he said had kept himself outside
ui mo minis oi tne state.
Senator Kdmunds Judire Lawrence niev
be right or mav be wromr: I don't know
but it Dudley has anv libel suits and does
not prosecute them tlie defendants are en
titled to have them dismissed. The letter
assuming it to be genuine was no offense
against the law of Indiana which provides
against attempts at bribing voters and this
letter of Mr. Dudley was no attempt
to corrupt voters. As far as the
majesty or the law in that
noble state is concerned where are the
Democratic district attorneys; why all this
long delay in bringing citizens of that state
to task for this crime against hisown native
landT In this connection Mr. Edmunds
dwelt on the failure of the Democratic
United States district attorney (before the
change of administration) to briag the mat-
ter to the attention of the grand jury.
Wasiiisutoh January 9. The vice pres
ident laid before the senate a communica-
tion from Attorney General Muller in re-
lonse to the resolution adopted by the
senate yesterday. The attorney general
states that no instructions verbal or oral
have been given to Attorney Chambers on
the subject of the arrest of W. W. Dudley.
"No communication" says the attorney
general "has been sent to the department
ol justice to the district attorney of Indi-
ana nor has anv been received from him
directly or indirectly with reterence to the
subject." The communication was ordered
r""r- wiu committee on
Mr. Vest of Missouri from the commit
ww ua commerce reported back the bill
authorizing the construction of a bridee
across htaten Island sound. Placed on the
- r v .i i ".. J "" uv'ummee re-
ported back the bill for the construction of
ii i-ii ""'"-eon ineracinc
coast also the bill to prevent the obstruc-
tion of the navigable waters of thd United
States and to protect public works from
tresspass riaceo. on tne calendar.
cm motion ol Air. est a joint resolution
was passed appropriating 250000 for the
removal of obstruction to navigation in the
uvr lu UJI3 HlOUtn.
Mr. Fry from the commlltM nn vm.
merce reported the following bills which
were placed upon the calendar: Making
Minneapolis Minn. a sub-port of entry
and delivery granting American registers
ioiuc vessels uemnara. oi rmladelphia;
and Mexico of Pensacola for the erection
of a tirst order light house at Cape Disap-
llllatalllia ft aCallUKlUIla
Mr. Davis of Minnesota called
tor consideration the bill appropriating
T1A?) for the improvement ot'St. Mary's
river aiicn. una ioe4uuo lor the improvj
ment ot Hay Lake channel Mich. Mr.
Davis made an exhaustive speech upon the
measure and pressed upon the senate the
benelits which would accrue to the business
interests oi me country irom the improve
At the conclusion of his speech the Till
raa mewcu i mo tuiuaunee on CO Hi
Senator Call called un a resnlnt inn Hi.
rectims the secretary of the i
port all evidence in the general land office
relative to the swamp lands in Florida
upon which the commissioner nf tl.nfnMioo
based his charge of fraud in the selection of
He read a letter from the governor of
nunua ueuiuruiK iue statements or the
commissioner to be at variance with the
facts and requesting him (Mr. Call) to
defend the state from the charge made
against it. This Mr. Call proceeded to do
dealing liberally in statistics to show that
there has been no erroneous or fraudulent
selections ot swamp land..
renumg action on the resolution the
senate went into secret session and then
aujourneu until Monday.
Washington January 8. The speaker
iu i'ciuic we uuusu a letter from
the secretary of the
mending that the estimates appropriating
150000 for the public building at San
i ruuuiauu ue mauu in a uenwencv appro
priation bill. "
The house then went Into committee of
me wuoie mr. isurrows of Michigan ir
the chair for the consideration of the Dis-
trict of Columbia appropriation hill.
On a point of order by Mr. Atkinson of
Pennsylvania the clause was struck from
me mil winch requires pri
vote electric lighting wires to be placed
under the ground. On a point of order bv
Mr. Mason of Illinois that clause was
struck out authorizing the commissioners
oi tne uisinct ot Columbia to impose i
license fee ofi'io a vpar mminat an
son or corporation for each telegraph or
ivicpiiuutj jjuiu -iiiuiiiLuiuea. ine com-
mittee rose and the bill was nnsswl.
The following bills were introduced and
By Mr. Hermann For a public building
Ut A ui uuuu JI V.
By Mr. Crain of Texas Providing that
uie terms oi meniDers oi congress Shall be
gin on luouuay January i.
Adjourned until Friday.
Blanco Tex. January 0. An attempt
was made yesterday to rob the San Mar
cos mail hack thirteen miles below here
between Fischer's store and Twin Sister
post office. There were two robbers both
on foot. One of the robbers covered the
h-iver with a pistol and forced him to hand
over a small amount of money which he
had on his person. The ' driver was then
ordered to hand out the mail bag while the
other robber was to unhitch the team from
the hack. The robber who
iu mc uitvi-i lurneu ins ueau to one side
when the driver began shooting at him and
whipping the team at the same time. The
robbers returned the fire two bullets pass-
ing through the driver's clothing one crrn.
i . I. . j i i i . . . o
ing his breast the other barely missing his
leg. As far as known the robbers escaped
unhurt. The mail bag was untouched as
the driver had not given it to the robbers
wnen ne commenced tiring. There is no
clew to the robbers.
Mr. Thad. E. Cage of the firm of Phil v.
Cage & Bros. was kicked by a horse on the
mm .one riiuoj uiiu uuuiy iiurt mougn
not dangerous. A great manv of hi ronr h
were broken all to pieces and his mouth so
oauiy oruiseu that he was unable to talk for
Capt. 8. T. Walters one of our best citi
zens died Monday- of consumption. He
had lived here several vears.aml wnalnntari
upon by everyone as a man of excellent
character ne was buried yesterday by the
Masonic lodge at this placn
A concert was given by the temperance
council during the Christmas holidays.
ine proceeds amounting to something
near 100 will be applied to cleaning and
Deautuying the lilanco cemetery.
The county seat election has been or-
uereu ueiu January zl. rue campaign is
the most bitter ever had in the county-
Judge W. W. Martin is now delivering
spcrci.iico vvci nio uuuuijr in lavor oi John-
son City. Blanco has no hired speaker
but is depending upon the better judge.
ment ot tue voters letting it remain here
wnere we have a ifL'7.000 court house which
wns erected only tour years ago. Both
siues are comment ot victory.
UTILIZING IMMENSE POWER.
A Scheme Which Will Be of Great Advan
tage to Ogden.
Ogden Utah January 10. A scheme of
no small proportions and of great benefit to
this city and territory was inaugurated here
yesterday by E. C. Mayne of San Francis-
a uis geuuemuu was tne most promi
nent figure in Omaha real estate circles
during the prosperous times there a year or
two at;o. In passing through this citv on
his way to San Francisco six weeks ago he
was attracted by the great water power in
the canyon that takes its name from this
city part of which lies within the eity lim-
its. Civil engineers were set to work mak
ing surveys of the volume and fall of the
river. It was found that by damming the
canyon to a height of seventy-flve feet al
most unlimited power could be obtained.
These fuels obtained nearly 1200 acres of
iaiiu was secured anu a power company
Trim a i-a'ttui ui e.ju.ipuu iurmeu ior carry-
ing out the plans. A large part of the stock
was readily sold in San Francisco and Xi .
Out) was taken here.
The fact that there ts no manufacturing
center as yet in the Rocky Mountains and
that this great power can be utilized at so
small an expense has given a uret inmetn.
to the city's prosperity. Arrangements are
under way for distributing power by means
of electricity to any locality also for fur-
nishing motive power te street railwavs
and electric lighting companies. The old
electric light works it is claimed will be
supplanted by the new company. One or
two extensive manufacturing 'enterprises
are under way that will utilize thi im-ai-
thus ensuring a demand for the facilities
affamled by the enterprise from the day it
is put in operation.
SIXTEEN LABORERS DROWNED AND
BURIED ALIVE IN A CAISSON
A SINGLE ONE ESCAPES.
Bla Story of the Accident and the Few
Minutes .Preceding- the Catastropne
LoDi8viiLE Ky. January 10. At 10:12
o'clock this morning the bodies of three of
the unfortunate victims of the caisson acci-
dent were recovered by the workmen. The
positions in wbich they were found showed
that a desperate struggle had taken place
at the narrow door of the escape. One
negro bad succeeded in pulling his body
through the aperture but death had over
taken him when life was promised.
Another negro had crawled partly
through. His hands were fastened in death
by clutching hold of the negro in front of
him showing that he had died in a des
perate endeavor to escape first. Between
the two negroes was the body of a white
man. It appeared from his position that
ne was trying to pusn uack some one who
was clinging to his legs. The sand accumu-
lating at the door bv the sudden sinning of
the caisson had wedged in the body of a
wii ne man in sucn a manner mat it could
not be removed.
At 10:30 a. m. work was discontinued in
order to allow the workmen to rest and re
fresh themselves. Later fresh force was
put on duty and the work resumed.
Abe Taylor one of the negro laborers
who survived the catastrophe was found
on Preston street by a reporter. He had
not entirely recovered from the fright inci
dent to nis late experience anu ho trem-
bled as he told what happened at the bot-
tom of the river.
"As near as I can remember" he said
"there were eighteen of us who went down.
Some of us had candles in our hands and
others carried the tools. We worked while
the engine was pumping air into the cais-
son. We were not thinking of danger and
did not have any idea that there was a
weak point in the caisson. We were talk
ing and running on with each other just as
we always do. Somebody said we should
be relieved in about two hours. I replied
that I wished it was now. I looked t see
how near the caisson was to the sand bot-
tom. I was standing close to the little door
wnen 1 heard somebody say 'Ureat Uod
she is breaking!'"
Just then the water commenced to rush
through the shell doors and it seemed as if
everything gave way at once. I broke for
the door. I hardly know how I did it but
I managed to get through. The men
behind me were rushing and tumbling over
eacn other and 1 could near them crying:
"We are lost! Help! My God I Save usT'
Badly frightened as I was I could not help
but pity them. I could do nothing for
them so I helped myself. I heard water
rushing in on the poor fellows as I climbed
up through the manhole but their cries
sounded louder upon the roar of water.
I got out safely and thanked
God for my delivery. I will never forget
that awtul sight as long as 1 live."
Taylor was asked if he thought that if by
any possible means the men could live un
til lielp reached them.
"No sir they could not. The water is
running in faster than all the engines can
force it out. There is not any way for them
Further investigation shows two more
men to have lost their lives Hamilton Mor
ns and Lewis Cox making the total 10.
Mr. ingie tne president 01 tne company.
was seen. He expressed the opinion that
some one was evidently to blame lor not
having the trap door in proper condition ;
also for the weakness of the caisson wbich
resulted in the leak. He declined to ex
press an opinion without reserve as he was
not in possession of all the facts but said
that accidents were rare notwithstanding
tne great apparent danger: that mere was
evidently gross negligence somewhere.
The time keener on dutv vesterdav after
noon said there was notling to be seen
from the outside that would indicate what
had taken place. There was no noise or
commotion and the first intimation we
had that an accident had occurred was
when the four men appeared at the steps
01 tne iocs anu snouted to tue engineer to
turn in more air to keep back the water.
The engine was set going at great speed
and a great quantity of air was forced into
the caisson and we could see the millions
of bubbles on the surface f the water.
which indicated that the air was not being
confined to the box. I don't know who is
to blame or what caused the accident. An
employe who had been sick for several
days but who is one ot the lock keepers
and who declined to give his name said
that he knew Knox was to blame that
Knox was reckless and under the influence
of liquor. The most plausible theory as to
the cause of the accident is thus given by
one of the survivors. Louis Crouch and his
story receives not a little credence
trom the superintendent ot the works
Knox the foreman had been seen near the
key wbich controls the air supply and it is
believed that he cut off the air more than
he really intended to causing the caisson
to sink -into the sand. Should the -re
mains of the first white man found prove to
be Knox the theory is strengthened as the
key which controls the air is only a short
distance from the lower or last trap and
Knox was the onlv. white man near t.
Robert Baldwin reported last night as
being among the dead and Louis Cox re-
ported this morning as being dead have
made their appearance. Only one body
has been recovered un to this hour. noon.
The other bodies in sight are wedged in the
manhole so that they cannot be removed
WEEKLY TRADE REVIEW.
General Statement of the Condition of the
Business of the Country.
New York January 10. R. G. Dun Co.'s
weekly reviewof trade says an easier money
market and colder weather have helped
ne. Large payments by the treasury
have much relieved the money market
the excess of disbursements over rtroinf
during the past feeek having been no less
than 15200000; but the remarkable move-
ment in foreign exchange which has risen
from $4.84 to 4.86 during a single week
leuus Biruugiy to increase tne impression
that the advance in the rate by the Bank 01
Knilan il tn A ru. rant .ml tk. K. r 1 A.
O I'-- vv lie uo icilUBl Jl
gold bullion for export by that bank have
oM.;. buiiomciaura uil AllieilCan
securities by foreign holders.
St. Louis enjoys good business; at Kansas
CitV trade iaffflll Atllntnh. mlnAnllviM.
and St. Paul the spring trade is opening
Respecting money and collections the
situation is about as last reported. i
ThA hllinpaa ftltliinia rlitnlui.9-Q ttka
corresponding week of last year the figures
Cou-siBcs. O. January 10. The Colum
bus Dispatch says this afternoon: "Not-
withstanding the fact that Mr. Brice re
ceived the unanimous vote of the caucus
he may be defeated for senator owing to
the fact that the Democrats havg only five
majority on Joint ballot one of which was
Knapp of Defiance who is now dead and
Lawler of Franklin who is not expected to
live through the day. and three of which
majority. Munson of Licking county and
Shelby and Smith of Franklin did not at-
tend the caucus. It will be readily seen if
these three members fail to support the
nominee of the caucus the state of Ohio
may be represented by a Republican tn
Topxka. Kan. January 10. A circulat
from the Rock Island freight department
today announces the reduction of rates on
freights of all classes to points west of
Topeka. Rates on first-class freight are
reduced 6 cents per second-class i
cents fourth-class 6 cents.
Baltimore Md. January 10. A special
dispatch from Birmingham- Ala. to the
Manufacturers' Record says that it is re-
ported that English capitalists will invest
$5000000 in Gadsuen Ala. and a later dis-
patch from Gadsden to the same paper says
negotiations were pending and that the deal
was closed today.
Base Ball Matters
Dallas Tex. January 10. C. P. Fegan
and Leon Vendig are preparing to attend
the league meeting at Waco on Monday.
Mr. Fegan in speaking of the meeting to-
day said the business to come before it was
of t he utmost im portance to the league.
There is a suspicion on account of recent
developments that Austin will not be in a
position to come to the scratch this year
in which case it will be necessary to ring
in some other city. The prominent condi-
date for the place is New Orleans which
city has already made application for ad-
mission and it" is not improbable that she
will be successful.
Washington January 10. The world's
fair committee today was addressed by the
president of the District of Columbia conv
mission who elaborately presented the
reasons why Washington should be chosen
as a site for the quadro-centennial. To-
morrow the committee will listen to argu-
ments from New York and Chicago as to
their advantages etc. The committee ad-
journed till 10 o'clock: tomorrow.
AN IMPORTANT RECOMMENDATION.
Washington December 10. An impor-
tant recommendation was agreed upon by
the senate committee on public buildings
and grounds today. It was decided to re-
port to the senate a bill for the condemna-
tion and purchase of the two squares of
ground directly north of the site ot the con-
THE CAMPAIGN COMMITTEE.
Washington January 10. At a slimly
attended Demooratic caucus this evening
the usual resolutions were adopted for the
naming of the campaign committee
namely that each state and territory hav-
ing Democratic representatives shalf select
one to represent it in the committee. No
formal method was provided for the selec-
tion of members or the committee from
states whose delegations were solidly Re-
publican but the usual rule will be fol-
lowed allowing the committee to fill va-
cancies by election.
PROTECTING THE TOMB8TCNE MEN.
Washington January 10. David Cul-
berson of New York today before the
ways and means committee spoke brietiy
of the importation of sawed marbla slabs
from Italy and wanted the tariff so ad-
justed that the tombstone interest would
Samuel J. Kirr of Philadelphia wished
the duty on suit maintained at the 'present
San Kntonio January 10. A slight acci-
dent to a west bound Southern Pacific train
last night. at Dunlap forty miles west of
here inflicted serious injuries on Conductor
j. oweeney and arakeman j. r: urawiord.
Crawford has since dltd in the hospital
At Moore's station last nieht John Green
a San Antonio painter had his life crushed
out by falling under a passenger train on
uie international and Great Northern rail
New York January 10. The World pub
lishes prominently this morning the fol
lowing calling for an investigation of the
management of the New York Life Insur
To the Editor of the World :
Some days ago the insurance commis
sioner of the state of Massachusetts public
ly arraigned the New York Life Insurance
company for putting out a form of policy
calculated to work to the injury of other
classes of policy holders a scheme savoring
of injustice if not something more flagrant.
To meet this the officers of that company
are advertising that policy very extensively
in the ' press they refrain from advertis
ing the form of application which appli-
cants are required to sign and do not in
vite expert opinion as to the effect on other
policy holders jior some years it has been
manifest to old policy holders that in the
competition between companies there has
peen a departure irom strictly safe
meiuous aim unless a nan is called soon
freat wrong will be done to those who insure
'he Massachusetts commissioner has begun
right and if he perseveres resists tempta-
tion and does his duty great good may be
accomplished. But subtle influence
often too much for public servants. For
tunately there is one reliable agency of the
people the unpurchasable press. To the
World we appeal and invoke its aid in n
investigation of the methods of the New
York Life Insurance company which will
investigate. Let us ascertain at the proper
Lime u-ji ui w iiui luiiu tue vast sum now be-
ing spent in advertising shall Im niH
whether out of the surplus standim? to tho
credit of older policy holders or out of the
private means as should be done of the
officers of the company who have been
called to account and who are simply try.
ing to bolster up a condemned scheme
waicu tney improperly devised.
Consumption Surely Cored.
To the Editor: Please inform
readers that I have a positive remedy
iyi mo awi e uamea disease. Uy jta
timely use thousands of hnncinoa -.
have been permanently cnrpH t 0iii
be glad to send two bottles of my rem-
eay i-kek w any 01 your readers who
have consumption if thev will tarA
their express and postoflice address
T. A. Slocum m. C
181 Pearl Street N. Y.
When fiaby was tirx. w .; Caatina
Wlwo aha was a Chili b cried for L'artoria
Whea aha bacam Mia aha chine to CaatorU.
Whaa aha twJ Clullwu. ana g-a tba Caatcrat
THE "FATHER OF THE BOrSE" AFTER
THIRTY TEARS slkiu-
EES0LUTI0N3 OP EEGEET PASSED
Remark by Mr.O Niel of Pennsylvania.
Adjournment of the House Out of
Bespect to the Deceased
Washington January 1--Th
a ..n nTh Father of the liOUS".
which the'late Judge Kelly has born for so
many years has by his death descended to
another Philadelphia member-Mr. Kan-
daU Still another PP Ume
O'Neil entered congress at the f
Mr. Randall did but failed of
one term. It was a matter of comment in
?h f Ktoday that the .three -oldest -members
in the house came from ntecU
Draped in somber bla 'k ai a a"01"
with a simple bouquet of flowers the desk so
long occupied bv Mr. Kelly of Pennsylva-
nia this morning reminded the members
that the father of the house had departed
U In bis opening prayer the chaplain said
the servant so long ill and sutlenng is at
rest. The event that has been approaching
has come. The loss we feared has been
realized. He for so long aud an honored
and useful member of this body going in
and out among his associates here has
gone awav forever. The places the scenes
the duties that here knew hira so long and
wed will know him no more forever.
And what can we say but that the Lord
gave and we thank Thee for the gift and
the memory the Lord has taken away. e
should recognize His hand and be enabled
even to add: "Blessed be the name of the
This morning after the reading of the
journal Mr. O'Niel of Pennsylvania said:
I rise to announce to the members of the
house the death of my dear colleague the
Hon. Wm. D. Kellv. I need not say Mr.
Speaker that it is the saddest duty that
has ever devolved upon me since my con-
nection with the house. The death of
Judge Kelly takes from me the longest
acquaintance never marred for
one moment of time. I cannot
todav express niv feelings and my thoughts
on the decease of this distinguished man
known not only throughout this country
but in my opinion perhaps better known
throughout the world than almost any man
in public life today for his great services to
hia country for his strong mind for his
working rapacity and to all that apper-
tains to a faithful representative for nearly
thirty vears in the house of representatives
of the "United States. I will take occasion
Mr. Speaker to ask the house in the near
future to designate a day when members
ma express their feelings in commemora-
tion of the deceased member. I offer the
Resolved That the house has heard with
deep regret and profound sorrow of the
death ot Hon. W. 1). Kelly late representa-
tive from the state of-Pennsylvania.
Resolved That in recognition of the
long and distinguished term of service ren-
dered in this body by the Hon. W. D. Kelly
a term the longest in its history and which
has made him formally years "the father
of the house" that appropriate services he
held in the hall of the house tomorrow at 12
Resolved That a committeeof nine mem-
bers be appointed who with such members
of the senate as may he appointed shall at-
tend the funeral at Philadelphia.
Resolved That the clerk communicate
these resolutions to the senate and trans-
mit a copy to the family of the deceased.
The resolutions were unanimously adopt-
ed and the speaker appointed the following
committee: Messrs. O'Neil of Pennsylva-
nia; McKinley Cannon Banks McKenna
vuiusie onus noiman ana Mutcher.
The house then as a mark of respect to
the memory of the deceased adjourned.
Washington January 10. Vice President
Morton has appointed Senators Sherman
Cameron Manderson Butler and Colquitt
to represent the senate at the funeral of the
late representative the Hon. Wm. D
Look Her Friend Are You Sick
Do you suffer from dyspepsia indi
gestion sour stomach liver complaint-
nervousness lost appetite billious-
ness exhaustion or tired feeling pains
in chest and lungs dry coughs night-
sweats or any form of consumption'
If so send to Prof. Hart 88 Warren
street Now York who will send yo
free by mail a bottle of Floraplexion
which is a sure cure. Send today.
Over 5000 are rejoicing over the
happy effects of Dr.Thurmoud's Lone
Star Catarrh Cure. Highly endorsed
by everybody. For sale by Alexander
& Cornwell 219 East Pecan street
A Legal Banco Game.
New York Star: The Southern rail-
roads are domg a great deal of harm
O T-1 --i rm 4 V. -. . 111
South Caro hna encouraging them
in fophsh plans for emigration.
bor f8 very 8Carce iQ
Mississippi Arkansas and Texas'
duce Ibe Sent8 S
ciuce the negroes to emi-
grate here by glowing pictures 0
tTJ J &!oi pLyTftel
i "T8 0 reacu those nlaces thov
find themselves in debt for tlSr rai
road fares and . ue" rai"
thpv n Ju 'grate because
the idle and shiftless ' u.0nIJr
race who makeTa
emkrrAtm Ay uctims for th
ready to accept promts of a.0100
plenty howeve t . land 0
maybe 6Ve' sub"tantial they
than the . 1 Ln0thm8 rare nor less
co" game pVatked n n3ive'bun-
legal way. There t Tnn A
nor even tU ttth oP
s'mply intended to rnnii 7 11
and money for th bMraeM
ignorant class nf " "T' ani1 an
norant clasa of rT'and
i ved t.r. .People are H.
n ..... .. 1 .
aninat iC w'uPiit. No offpr:.
aeents " cmrriitted.tr
from being a swindle 6 movement
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