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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Cape Girardeau Democrat. — 5 June 1897

THE DEMOCRAT. B. II. ADAMS, I'ublLlier. CAPE GIRARDEAU. - MISSOURI CUPID'S CORNER. Away up In the attic where the wind says "woo-oo!" And the boards are warped and shrunken and the breeze steals through, .w e were seeking after treasure in a rainy day in June, That her sunny smiles were changing to a golden afternoon. I loved her. yes. I worshiped her, but really did not dare To summon up my courage and declare it then and there. And of my beating heart I asked: "Oh, what am I to do Away up in the attic?" and the wind said "'woo-oo:" She heard the wind's low whisper and witntn her smiling eyes I seemed to read the hidlen words: "He only wins who tries." My heart sprang up to tell its love, and kneeling at her feet I won the cherished vow that made my hap piness complete. And now I say to lovers who are eager to possess A promise from the dear ones who their lot in life may bless. If you would gain the happy prize you ar- aently pursue Go linger in the attic where the wind says woo-o...

Publication Title: Cape Girardeau Democrat, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Cape Girardeau Democrat. — 5 June 1897

, ;,,T "S f. i 1 V I., V. ii SAD DRIVES OUT GOOD. Senator Jiinrn Ailmlta Tbt There Ci iie tssf One Slandari of alne. No government can maintain at one time more than one standard of value, aay more tiiar.i it can,-(maintain more than one standard of weight, or more than one standard of measure, or more than one st:ir.d;:rd of leuglh. If there be two or more standards of different lalue, the standard of lower value will in practice become the only standard. If or.e rws into the market, the law being that a vard shall be either two feet or three feet in length, and buys carpets by the yard at a tixeil price. there will le delivered to him carpets measured in vards of two feet in lnngtli Ii he lury co:il by the ton, the law being that ii ton shall be either S.COO or 2,240 Rounds, he will receive- to::s of 2,000 pounds each. I f he bm s iiot.-itocs by the bushel, the law bo::i,- thst a bushel shall contain either two ptvhs or four pecks, there will be delivered to h:m bushels of two pec...

Publication Title: Cape Girardeau Democrat, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Cape Girardeau Democrat. — 5 June 1897

MIXED UP. Everything ol Local Form To be Found That Is of Interest TUESDAY. If we Lave warm weather for two weeks wheat will be ready to harvest. Common Pleas Court covened aain this morning and it may be in session all this week. L - X ... . "i. nawjer: uear sir: i can say with pleasure that I have been usinb your medicine, and will recommend it to all suuerinfi- ladies. Mkr. V. W. Weathers hi-x. Augusta. Ua, Sold at .1. Maple Willson's drugstore The City Council will meet next Monday. Col. II. Sturdivant left to-day for his summer vacation in Virginia, Georgia and Tennessee. Theories of cure mar be di.-cussed at length by physicians, but the suf lerers want quick relief: and One Minute Cough Cure will give it to them. A safe cure for children. It is "the only harmless remedv that duces immediate results. For by J. Maple Wilson, Druggist. Miss llertha Geklinacher and pro sale Mrs. Wm. Kroeher, of St. Louis, came down on the steamer (dlewild this morning. The old city cemetery is a ...

Publication Title: Cape Girardeau Democrat, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Cape Girardeau Democrat. — 5 June 1897

r. V: r It 3 V TURKEY'S DEMANDS AT Airing Friends for Greece Among the Powers. -Che Retention of Thessaly Impossible and UnlU Fixed to the Cub. Indemnity Buaaia Irritated at Germany's Pol icy The Sultan Turns to England. 1mm t Negotiations Take Torn Moro FaTorable to Greece. London, May 28. The correspond ent of the "Times"' at Athens says: . The dispatches which the government ban received from representatives of Greece abroad, all indicate that the peace negotiations have taken a turn more favorable to Greece. Turkey's proposal to occupy Thessaly no longer receives any consideration, owing to England's attitude, while the proposal -to abolish the capitulations in the case of Greek subjects in Turkey is rejected and the suggested extradition treaty ia apparently set aside The powers have fixed 0,000,000 as the highest limit of indcmnity.and will allow such a strategic alteration of the frontier as will not involve the subjection of any inhabited district to Turkish rule. Germany's ...

Publication Title: Cape Girardeau Democrat, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Cape Girardeau Democrat. — 5 June 1897

PRACTICALLY A FARCE. That U What the Rnis InTestlffatlon la tuba Amounts To Spain Has Things All Cat and Dried Commlnloorr Calhoun'. Footstep Doceed Wherever He Goes, and Sio One May Speak to Him Without Be ing Spotted. Xew York, May 28. A dispatch to the Journal from Havana, via Key West, says: The Congosto-Lee commission of in quiry into the Ruiz case has so far ac complished nothing-. When Consul General Lee, accompanied by Commis sioner Calhoun and Secretary Fish back, went over to Guanabacoa they found everything had been cut and dried by Commissioner Congosto and his Span ish coadjutors there. The prisoners, political and criminal, in the jail where Kuiz met his death, who are usually kept in close confinement, were walk ing about the yard, promptly lined up, anxious, apparently, to earn the pardons reported to have been prom ised them to perjure themselves in Spain's favor if called to the witness stand by any member of the commis sion. SPECIMEN TESTIMONY. One, alleged to hav...

Publication Title: Cape Girardeau Democrat, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The Cape Girardeau Democrat. — 5 June 1897

? I" n n v. if v i 1 s i ! The Weekly Democrat.; Published Every Saturday by j The Democrat Printing Go.! 114 THEMIS STREET. Entered at the Post Offle at tape Girardeau, ! Mo., as second-class matter. j SATURDAY, JUNE 5, ls'JT. There is just as much money in the country now as there has been for twenty years, but where is it. The man who has a fat job now had better hold fast to what he's got. Fat jobs are not being passed around these davs. The late editor of the Jackson .. ... ., , , Comet is in the middle of a road some where and many of his friends at Jackson are anxious to know where I that road runs to. The St. Louis Republic's cor pondents are ac Murphysboro, Ills., j this week. These correspondents have a good time at the expense of the citizens of the cities thev visit. When the American Kagle Haps his wings on the Fourth of July. I'.i7. he will cause the jieople of this country to long for the return of the good old times of a long time ago. A silver dollar is good because...

Publication Title: Cape Girardeau Democrat, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Cape Girardeau Democrat. — 12 June 1897

I!U Mi " 111' DEMOCRAT PRINTING GO., Publlsbers. CAPE GIRARDEAU, MISSOURI, SATURDAY, JUNE 12, 1897. Vol. XXII No 8 JUDGING BY MISSOURI Colonel Kerens Uelteves That Gen eral Prosperity la at Hand. New Yokk, June 3. ''The advance agent of prosperity may have been just a little too far ahead" said Col onel R. C. Kerens to-day to a local reporter, in explanation of the pre valent hard times. n "The prospect for abiindantcrops,""' however, he added, '"in the Southwest was never so good. There is no Southern state, except Texas, tha can show more material improvement than Missouri. We keep turning out zinc, lead and iron in increasing quantities, our general trade is stead ily bettering and the railroads show better earnings day by day. Missouri is getting to be quite a state for small fruits. President Robinson of the St Louis and San Francisco Road told me yesterday that his road had hauled 000 cars of strawberries in the last two weeks from one region in Jonr state." Looking at the sit...

Publication Title: Cape Girardeau Democrat, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Cape Girardeau Democrat. — 12 June 1897

THE CRISIS IN SPAIN. The Most Difficult Situation Since the Death of Alfonso. H of Two Thing Most bo Done, Eitbat Ad hero to the Cwnu Cabinet, with All I to Fault, or Call Senor Sairasta, Ub beral, to the Bead of Affairs. New Yobk, Jane 3. A dispatch to the World from Madrid says: The crisis is extremely frrave. The excite ment in political and financial circles is intense. Never since the death of King Alfonso XII, in 18S5, has Queen Christina found herself in so serious and difficult a posi tion. One of two things she must do. She may keep Senor Canovas s premier with his conservative cabi net intact or modified, and keep Gen. Weyler in Cuba to persevere in his present policy, with the ample means recently voted by the cortes; or she may call on Senor Sagas ta to form a liberal cabinet, in which Senor Moret probably wonld be minister of foreign affairs, with opportunity to follow his well-known inclination to come to an understanding with the United States; Sonator Maura, the grea...

Publication Title: Cape Girardeau Democrat, The
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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Cape Girardeau Democrat. — 12 June 1897

THE BIRDS AND L A thousand voices whimr it t nrtn- Bhy flowers start up to erect me on the way. And homing; birds preen their swift wings and sing The praises of the friendly, lengthening oay. rhe buds whose breath the glad wind hither bears. Whose tender secret the young May shall find. Seem ail for me for me the softer airs. The gentle warmth, wherewith the day is Ainu. Let me rejoice, now skies are blue and bright. And the round world pays tribute to the spring; The birds and I will carol our delight. And every breeze loves' message shall bring. What matter though sometimes the cup of lean We drink, mirth? Instead of the rich wine of There are as many springs as there are years; And, glad or sad, we love this dear old earth. Bhall we come back, like birds, from some far sphere TVe and the spring together and be glad With the old Joy to hail the sweet young year. And to remember what good days we had ? -Louise Chandler Moulton, in N. Y. In dependent. Jackfishlnr Was Sport Then Acc...

Publication Title: Cape Girardeau Democrat, The
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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Cape Girardeau Democrat. — 12 June 1897

V The Weekly Democrat. Published Every Saturday by The Democrat Printing Go. 114. THEMIS STREET. Entered at the Tost onie at Cajw Girardeau, Mo., as aeco:nl-cla& matter. SATLUDAV. JUXK 12. 1)7. There i- ;u religion no polities in the Sclu.u' Hoard muddle in till city. Oh: no. Tin.- c.i!;;!:ii;i- im-.vlers are .-t'.li bowl ing, but -i i-.t-r- jiii-s bravely on JUfi !.' MU.ie. If .lolia Wauar.iaker dori (.uit talk ing so min-h ! is jiohiL" 'o make :t fool of hiiuM-K. Tin- !-i li .-.-- who are iivlili:iir the ullavs are the follows who art-happy. They know no hard times. Wo will live in liojic if w lie in despair. i'rt-.sierity will surely over take ns mi!! of those da vs. Down in Scott county thev are adopting the whipping post as a means of dealing with law breakers. No Cape (Jirardeau county states man ever died with his boots pn. Can Dunklin county sav as much of her statesmen? The Xowsboy says it is criminal to shoot craps in Scott county but those who shoot at each other with...

Publication Title: Cape Girardeau Democrat, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Cape Girardeau Democrat. — 12 June 1897

MIXED UP. KTerythlnu or Local Form To Found That la of Interest. MONDAY. be Iiead Glenn's advertisement in this paper. Mr. Glenn is a big adver tiser and a big bargain giver. He is a, business man who believes in keep ing up with the times. Hands are now at work on the base ball park. When the work is done we will have one of the most coia plete base ball parks in the" state. Dr. A. P. Sawyer: I ha v.- lx-en troubled with rheumatism and lung trouble for a number of year.-, ran say I never had- any thing beio me like your Family Cure. Mi:s. H. WixtJART. U-na. Ills. Sold at J. Maple Wilson's drug store. Postmaster Ijeech returned home from St. Louis Saturday. Saturday night a little scrap took place on Main street between Dollar- mark and Thousandmark. The parties were both full of common disturbance and no damage was done. John W. C'lemson has bet n appoint ed depot agent in this city for the St i.ouis. i ape (iirartieau and Tort Smith Kail road. Mr. C'lemson was for nineteen years a...

Publication Title: Cape Girardeau Democrat, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Cape Girardeau Democrat. — 12 June 1897

i l ' ii'iv J JV- i r. 1 Si lt- I; t THE DEMOCRAT. B. H. ADAMS Pohllsher. CAPE nTRT5TEMT MMSHTRL Johk W. Foster, formerly secretary of state, and now ambassador on a special mission to England and Rus sia, has received and declined an offer of appointment as ambassador to Spain. Sesatob Smith, of New Jersey, on the 1st, made emphatic denial, on the floor of the senate, of the newspaper report that he had speculated a Sugar stocks, which was repeated by Senator Tillman- The supreme court of Ohio, on the 3d, declared unconstitutional the law passed last winter which embodied tha Torrens system of recording1 land titles. The law is similar to that of Illinois. Hiss Hcster, a young society woman of Atlanta, Ga., while out bicycling, on the 30th, with her escort, was run down by a negro bicyclist, Charles Tate. The negro was killed and the young woman probably fatally injured. At the morning session of the Amer ican Medical association in Philadel phia, on the 4th., Denver, CoL, was se l...

Publication Title: Cape Girardeau Democrat, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Cape Girardeau Democrat. — 12 June 1897

n 1 f t Tf'S",aa-. . ra. Ill i U tt M U U K A 1 . t. II. ADAMS. I'.;li!rr. CArE GIRARDE U. MIS"URL Filling the space between two large building blocks was a little, one-storied office. It was flush with the sidewalk, ana upon me large window was painted, in rea leuers, MR. DICK ROGERS, CITY BILL POSTER. "Mr. Dick Rogers" was himself seat ed behind the window, a big cigar in Lis mouth, his feet resting upon the contused mass of papers which littered his desk, and his eyes fixed intently wpou his morning newspaper. From amid the stream of passing ve hicles a handsome carriage drew up before the door. Mr. Rogers looked over the top of his paper and watched a gentleman step out upon the sidewalk, followed by a servant bearing in his Arms a huge package. This the serv ant placed upon the table, and re turned to the carriage. "I have come once more to employ your services, you see, Mr. Rogers," aid the caller, in a quiet, dignified voice. "Just so," responded the bill poster, with a nod. ...

Publication Title: Cape Girardeau Democrat, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The Cape Girardeau Democrat. — 12 June 1897

SPECIALKIARKET LETTER The following market letter .s me nished us by McLaik linos. & Co.. Commission Merchants. Rialto Build ing, Chicago: General business throughout tin1 country has. during the past week been uneventful in character him! moderate in volume. The weather which for some time has been un seasonably cold, is cha ratable with the inactivity of which ilealers in sen sonablemerchaiulise complain and -a ill: stagnation in other Iine which ieMnl upon the free marketing of spring ami summer goods for support. Fumls con tinue to accumulate in banking renter although in some localities tlieie is a gratifying increase in I lie demand foi money for business pin poses, which it readily supplied, when the security v satisfacton . a; a very low interest rate. The encouraging crop reports from th major portions of the West and X"i t;' west inspire confiilence in the future o; railway securities, and a genera! ir. crease in tonnage en iMes nnmy r to increase their prese.it earn t...

Publication Title: Cape Girardeau Democrat, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Cape Girardeau Democrat. — 19 June 1897

DEMOCRAT PRINTING GO., PiiDIIsHers. CAPE GIRARDEAU, MISSOURI, SATURDAY, JUNE 19, 1897. Vol. XXII No 9 SUTTEN CAPTURED. Now Safe in the Jackson Jail. REFUSED $60,000 A YEAR. I GIGANTIC WHISKY TRUST. ! Syndicate XegotSalin OWKXsHoKO, OUT IN THE WORLD. lor a IJ-A Kmniett sutten. tin- Murderer 1 Charley Wise, Will Tare a.lury. Deputy Sheriff, John W. Taylor, captured Eminett Sutt-n at Clillier house Arkansas. m the Iv. ('. Ft. S. & M. railroad, lifty-six miles west of Memphis last Tuesday night and ar rived with liis prisoner in this city Wednesday afternoon. Mr. Taylor took a rig and drove to Jackson, j Sutten is wanted for murdering 'barley A ise in this citv last January. A re- I ward of two hundred dollars was olTer- ( lecland saves Ills M.il.'i-lal Hook lie Is Writiuiii-:. YV A S il 1 X' .T' ." . D. ". . ,i ! ! i... New ork syniiic.ite i,; i'"ered ex T I . . - . . i resiueni i .rover leVeianu -.jiiio :i month for a t -m of y.-ai's for two a'tich a month giving in detail the his...

Publication Title: Cape Girardeau Democrat, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Cape Girardeau Democrat. — 19 June 1897

GEN. LEE'S REPORT. 1r. Ruiz' Death Due to Unjust and Improper Confinement. TTaether II Killed Himself or ml Mur dered CnU Ko Figure, as His Treaty Rights were Shamefully Vio lated by the Spanish. St. Louis, June 8. The Republic pub 41shea the following special, which pur ports to be the full text of Consul-General Fitzhuph Lee's report on the Ruiz ease to the secretary of state : United States Consulate General Havana. May 31, 1W. J Tl lion. John Shrrman. Secretary of State: fSR The right having been reserved to make a separate report to my government in the Ruiz case. I have the honor to submit the following statement, which I request will be filed with the report to the commissioner: "CONSUL-GENERAL FITZHUGH LEE. He (Dr. Rutz) was about 46 years of age. a Dentist by profession, married, and resided with ala wife and children at the town of Guana 'bacoa. four miles from Habana; arrested on the 4th of February, 1897, about a. m., at his house n Guanabacoa, charged with being connect...

Publication Title: Cape Girardeau Democrat, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Cape Girardeau Democrat. — 19 June 1897

FALL FESTIVITIES IN ST. LOUIS. A Splendid Programme Being Arranged Entertain the City' Oufats The Ki poeltion and Cnlla.am. Fair, Veiled Prophet, and FjirU or Electra Will Pro vide AmairmrnL St. Lons. Jnne 0 Th fa" fKMri. ties of this year will be marked by the twentieth annual visit of the Veiled Prophet his "China Wedding-," as he is pleased to call it and this Queen City of his espousal is already making preparations for his reception and en tertainment durinjr the all too evanes cent period of his stay. The Si. Louis exposition, the only successful annual exposition in the world, will open for the fourteenth time, on September 8, at 8 p. in. It was intended that the now col iseum, the most unique and perfect place of entertainment in the United States, should be used for the grand ball, which always f.dlows the annual pageant of the Veiled Prophet, but that mysterious and august immortal has finally decided thathe will appear, as in former years, at the hall of the merchants' ex...

Publication Title: Cape Girardeau Democrat, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Cape Girardeau Democrat. — 19 June 1897

The Weekly Democrat. Published Every Saturday by The Democrat Printing Go.ibe,,onsiblefo!,aDv,ebt!'the n,ii-v v t contract after this date. John Staev.' 114 THEMIS STREET. Entered at the Post Oflte at Cajic Girardeau Mo., as secuii'l-nlass matter. .SATl'UDAY, JL'NK 1!, IS'.iT. A public office is a public trust and the man in oiiice should represent constitiit-i.'s nr hurst. his i An incident of the President's visit The prouils d food times are com- ! to Nashville that constituted one of ing slowly but surely not yet in J the most touching features of the oc sight.il i-uii.'. but w have conti-i casion. ami ga ve a pieturesquenees to dent-e. ; the procession that moved out Broad -" - - - j street I'riday morning, was the mount- When the wheat crop of Southeast ell ,.,iort of Confederate veterans who Missouri begins To roll into market the ; accompanied the President as a guard hardline howlers will get ".! i:i the j of honor. The maimed and grizzled neck. C. 1). Collin-, a wealthy Tc...

Publication Title: Cape Girardeau Democrat, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Cape Girardeau Democrat. — 19 June 1897

MIXED UP. Everything oi Local Form To be Found That la of Interest. MONDAY. When you see it in the Democrat It IS so. The farmers of Southeast Missouri will have no kick coming this year wnen iney get their wheat crp harv ested. Tho baseball park is looming up. The workmen are hard at work and they will soon have the grounds ready for the players. A party of our most enterprising sportsmen went to the woods and had a chicken stew yesterday. They could get no spring chickens but they got a line lot of old roosters. The person who are mean enough to steal flowers from the graves of jeople in the cemetery is too mean to live. The graves of several people in the Lorimier cemetery have lately been robbed of schrubliery and Mow ers. R. K. Gannon is putting down a granitoid pavement around the St. Charles Hotel. Don't trifle away time wheq you have cholera morbus or diarrhoea. Fight them in the beginning with De Witt's Colic and Cholera Cure. You don't have to wait for results, thev are in...

Publication Title: Cape Girardeau Democrat, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Missouri, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Cape Girardeau Democrat. — 19 June 1897

THE DEMOCRAT. B. H. ADAMS, Publisher. CAPE GIRARTEL MfcS"IRL The San Francisco lodges of the Knights of Pythias gave a reception at Metropolitan hall, on the 7th, to the supreme chancellor, Philip T. Col- Trove, prior to his departure east. The Millers' National association. which has members in 22 states and represents a daily output of 90,000 bar rels, held its annual meeting id Chi cago, on the 8th. with a fair attend ance. Thirtt-two states were represented at the first meeting of the provisional committee of the national silver repub lican partv, which met in executive session at the Leland hotel in Chicago on the 8th. A dispatch from Madrid, on the 8th, said: Great excitement prevails. The peril of the situation, so far from being ended by the conservatives? contmu ance in office, is considered to be only just beginning. A dispatch from Buenos Ayres says 'The American expedition which has been exploring in Terra del Fuego has been successful in finding gold in quan tities whic...

Publication Title: Cape Girardeau Democrat, The
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