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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Los Angeles herald. — 9 May 1890

. THE HERALD ™ Stands for the Interests of ' p, Southern California. FOR IT. LOS ANGELES HERALD. VOL. XXXIV.--NO. 20. ROASTED LIKE PIGS. Still Another Insane Asylum Holocaust. Helpless Idiots Cremated in Their Cells. The Lonsjue Pointe Horror Re-En acted on a Small Scale. The Chenango County, N. V., Poor House and Insane Asylum Burned—At Least Ten Victims. Associated Press Dispatches.! Uric a, N. V., May B.—The larger por tion of the Chenango county buildings,lo cated at Preston, near Norwich, was destroyed by fire at midnight last night, and ten inmates, possibly more, were burned. The buildings destroyed were the asylum, in which were about thirty inmates, and the pauper house and idiot w art l s > in whichofcere forty in mates. Both were three-story wooden buildings, in good repair, having wings two-stories in height. They were valued at $25,000, insured for $19,000, and are a total loss. Probably the worst part of the disaster was the burning of ten idiots who, penned in thei...

Publication Title: Los Angeles Herald
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: California, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Los Angeles herald. — 9 May 1890

2 THE CHAMBER. An Important Meeting of the Board of Directors. Dr. Bryant's Suggestions for California on Wheels. The Report of Committee on the Salt Lake Road. The Dunkards' Convention—Donations to the Permanent Exhibit—Other Matters. The board of directors of the chamber of commerce met yesterday afternoon. Hervey Lindley occupied the chair and Captain A. W. Barrett acted as secre tary. Some resolutions passed by the Kansas City Commercial Club with re gard to the interstate commerce bill ■were read and filed. A letter from Dr. J. H. Bryant with regard to the Califor nia on wheels was read and filed. The committee appointed at the last meeting to confer with James J. Evans about the Salt Lake railway scheme made the following report, which was accepted and filed: Los Angeles, Cal., May (i, 1890. To the President and Board of Directors of the Chamber of Commerce: Gentlemen —The committee appointed by you to confer with Mr. Evans with a view of obtaining from him certain in formatio...

Publication Title: Los Angeles Herald
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: California, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Los Angeles herald. — 9 May 1890

THE TARIFF DEBATE. Mr. Dockery, of Missouri, Has His Hay. Burrows, of Michigan, Takes Up the Cudgel. Millikin, of Tennessee, Dissects the Pending Bill. Bayne, of Pennsylvania, Opposed to a General Discussion—Other Mem bers Speak. Associated Press Dispatches. | Washington, May 8. —After the read ing of the journal the house went into .committee of the whole on the tariff bill. Dockery, of Missouri, said in the last campaign the republican party claimed that the farmers would be benefited by protection. Yet after a republican victory, the depression in agriculture is greater than ever. This depression fol lowed a great protective victory. It was not a temporary conditio the country had to deal with. Farm prices had not recovered since the panic of 1873. The constant tendency in the west had been downward since that time. He then proceeded to argue that it was not the power of any tariff to raise the price of any agricultural product, unless it could he seen that it was brought into co...

Publication Title: Los Angeles Herald
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: California, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Los Angeles herald. — 9 May 1890

4 DAILY HERALD. PUBLISHED BEVLN DAYS A WEEK. Joseph D. Lyuch. James J. Ayers. AVERS & LYNCH, - PUBLISHERS. rßntered at the postofflce at Los Angeles as second-class matter.] DELIVERED BY CARRIERS At *Op. Per V*. ,- K. or 80c. Per Month. TERMS BY MAIL, HfPippilfg post\rf: fuu>T B»«*i ope yew.. $B.do Daily Herald, six months i'or Daily Herald, three months 2.25 Weekly Herald, one year 2.00 Weekly Herald, six months XX Weekly Herald, three months 00 Illustrated Herald, per copy 15 Notice to Mall Subscribers. The papers of all delinquent mail subscribers to the Los Angeles Daily Herald will be. promptly discontinued hereafter. So papers will be sent to subscribers by mail unless the same have been paid for in advance. This rule Is inflexible. AVERS & LYNCH. The "Daily Herald" May be found in San Francisco at the Palace hotel news-stand; in Chicago at the Postoffice news-stand, 103 East Adams street; in Denver at Smith & Sons' news-stand, Fifteenth and Lawrence streets. Of...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Los Angeles herald. — 9 May 1890

A CHINESE WAR. Two Chinamen and a White Man Wounded. A Battle Royal on Marches sault Street. All About the Burglary of an Actor's Room. Two Factions Meet and Make Things Lively for Each Other for a Few Moments. War broke out in Chinatown last evening, and for a short time it seemed as if a regular battle was imminent. As it was, two Chinamen were badly wounded and a white man was shot, though not seriously. The first intima tion that the affair was on was received by Henry Wood, an employee of the Los Angeles Construction Company, who, as he passed by the corner of Marehessaulf, and Alameda streets, noticed fifteen or twenty Chinamen standing together and talking rather excitedly. He crossed Marchessault street on his way home to ward Lazard street, and just as lie reached the sidewalk he heard a shot behind him and felt the Itiftg of a bullet as it entered his body just below the right hip. Then he "heard excited cries from Chinese voices, followed by a regular volley of revolver s...

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Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Los Angeles herald. — 9 May 1890

6 RAILROAD LANDS. A DECISION OF IMPORTANCE TO SETTLERS ON SUCK LANDS. It Decides the Title to be in the Settlers to a Class of Land Which Covers Much Territory. The secretary of the interior has trans mitted a decision on a piece of land claimed by the railroad company in fa vor of the settler. It is a case which is a type of many others. There are dozens such in this region. It is so important that it is given entire, preceded by the secretary's letter transmitted with the decision, as follows: The Letter. Washington, D. C, April 30,1890. Register and Receiver Land Office, Los Angeles, Cal. Gentlemen—l have to advise you that on the 16th inst.the honorable secretary of the interior affirmed office decision of October 27, 1888, in the case of Asa Lane vs the Southern Pacific Railroad Com pany, involving the SF. "' 4 Sec. 1, Tp. 8 N., R. 5 W., S. B. M. I have accordingly this day canceled the company's selection per list No. 29 of the tract in question and closed the case. You will p...

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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Los Angeles herald. — 9 May 1890

FINANCE AND TRADE. Financial. EXCHANGE REVIEW. New York. May B.—The stock market was active for a few stocks, but rather quiet, and a feverish and irregular tone marked the dealings almcst from beginning to end. The market closed strong and active on a rally, with most of the list hut slightly changed from lust night's prices, though generally higher. Governments steady. Petroleum—Spot opened at 84%; was neg lected and closed at 84%. June opened at 84%, advanced to 85, then declined and closed steady at 8414. MONEY QUOTATIONS. New York, May B.—Money, on call, easy, 0 per cent. Prime mercantile paper, 5@7 per cent. Sterling exchange—Dull aud steady; 60-day bills, ft.B4> 4 "; demand, 14.88k. Bar silver, per oz., 101)- 2 '@2. San Francisco, May B.—Bar silver, per oz., lOOJ.fgilOl. STOCKS AND BONDS. New York. May B.—Closing quotations: U. 8. 4s. Reg 122 iNorthwestern 115% U. S. 4s. coup... 122 N. W. Preferred.. 140% U. 8. 4%5. reg.. 122% N. Y. Central... .108% V. 8. 4>Jg. coup. 12...

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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Los Angeles herald. — 9 May 1890

8 THE CHICAGO CLOTHING CO. IS HERE, aud intends TO REMAIN HERE, iv spite of the jealousy already shown by our would-be COMPETITORS. Our FIRST DAY'S business was a SUCCESS, receiving a good PROPORTION of the trade of LOS ANGELES. We INTEND to HOLD the CONFIDENCE already PLACED IN US, and will CONTINUE the ONE PixTCE CASH SYSTEM Doing a Straight-forward Honorable Business, where MR. SHODDY is unknown to us. This week we shall place gROWN BROKEN CHECK CASSIMERE SUIT AT $7 5Q That will make some of Our Old Fogy Merchants feel sick. We have already mentioned the Public Will Bless the Day We Opened Here. Respectfully, Chicago -:- Oloth|ir|g; -:- Corqpetr|y, 1 HOME OF LOW PRICES | C ° mer 1 Birthplace of GREAT BARGAINS | DAILY HERALD. United States Signal Service. Report of observations taken at Los Angeles, May 8, 1890: Ther. IB H'm a. m. p. m.| 80 63 NE Max. tern., OS; min. tern., 55. Indications. San Francisco, May B.—Forecast till 8 p. m. Friday, for California: Generally fair weather....

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Los Angeles herald. — 10 May 1890

v "THE HERALD ■ " Stands for the Interests of * p Southern California. - IT. LOS ANGELES HERALD. VOL. XXXIV.—NO. 27. DELUDED SPORTS. Billy Murphy Disappoints an Audience. He Says the Crowd Was En tirely Too Slim. The Sports Say He Was Afraid to Face George Griffin. Other Events at the East—The Red River Flood—A Tornado at Blythedale, Missouri. Associated Press Dispatches., Bkoo kton, Mass., May 9. —Two hun dred and lift}' sports met in Murray hall tonight expecting to pee a six-round glove contest between John Griffin and Billy Murphy, of Australia. Murphy made his appearance in the hall, but after three preliminary bouts Murphy was not to he found, much to the disap pointment of the audience. It is stated that Murphy said lie would not spar be fore such a small crowd, but the old sports say Murphy was afraid of Griffin, as the latter was in excellent condition, and was intending to make Murphy bustle. It is said this afternoon that Murphy tried to arrange with Griffin for six round...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Los Angeles herald. — 10 May 1890

2 THE EXHIBIT CARS. Dr. J. H. Bryant's Visit to California on Wheels. His Letter to the Secretary of the Chamber. He Suggests Various Lines of Improvements. Other News of the Chamber of Commerce. The Additions to the Perma nent Display. Secretary Patton of tne chamber of commerce, has received the following letter from Dr. J. H. Bryant of this city, who is now in St. Paul, and who recently paid a visit to the "California on Wheels": Mr. Paiton: My Dear Sir—On my way to this city I laid over one day at Dcs Moines, la., and was fortunate to find "California on Wheels" exhibiting at that city. Of course I availed myself of the pleasure to meet our accredited representatives, Dr. R. B Blowers, S. J. Mathes and their confreres ; found the entire party in good health and hopeful spirits. I spent an hour with these gentlemen, both in the morning and afternoon, and learned from them their modut operandi in their travels through the country, and I am more fully persuaded tiiat Calitornia is ...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Los Angeles herald. — 10 May 1890

AT THE CAPITAL. Senatorial Spoilsmen Show Their Hand. Two New Pension Offices to Be Created. The Tariff Debate Continued in the Lower House. A Pension Voted to Mrs. Delia Parnell. The Senate Silver Caucus—Chi nese Exclusion, Etc. Associated Press Dispatches. 1 Washington, May 9.—ln the senate today a communication was received from the treasury department, with re ports from the special agents as to the evasion of the laws against the entrance of Chinamen coming from Canada. Re ferred to the committee on immigration. The annual pension appropriation bill was taken up, the question being on the amendment increasing the number of pension agents (salary, $4,000) from eighteen to twenty. Agreed to —yeas, 25; nays, 10—a party vote, except that Payne voted aye, and Allison, Ingalls, Piatt and Teller, no. The bill having been reported back from the comittee of the whole to the» senate, the question on the amendment came up again for action. Cockrell said he was humiliated at the fact that ...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Los Angeles herald. — 10 May 1890

4 DAILY HERALD. PUBLISHED SEVEN DAYS A WEEK. Joseph D. Lynch. James J. Ayers. AVERS & LYNCH, - PUBLISHERS. [Entered at the postoffiee at Los Angeles as second-class matter. ] DELIVERED BY CARRIERS At 20c. Per Week, or 80c. Per ]*f>nth. TERMS BY MAIL, INCLUDING POSTACE: Daily Herald, one year *?S9 Daily Herald, six months 4.20 Daily Herald, three months „ Weekly Herald, one year 2.00 Weekly Herald, six months 1.00 Weekly Herald, three months 60 Illustrated Herald, per copy 15 Notice to Mail Subscribers. The papers of all delinquent mail subscribers to the Los Angeles Daily Herald will be promptly discontinued hereafter. No papers will be sent to subscribers by mail unless the same have been paid for in advance. This rule is inflexible. AVERS Ji LYNCH. The "Dally Herald" May be found in San Francisco at the Palace hotel news-stand; in Chicago at the Fostoflice news-stand, 103 East Adams street; in Denver at Smith & Sons' news-stand, Fifteenth and Lawrence streets. Office of...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Los Angeles herald. — 10 May 1890

THE CHINESE WAR. Death of Fong Ah Lung, Shot in the Fray. Testimony Given Before the Coroner. The Causes Which Led to the Bitter Warfare. The Story of the Actor's Stolen Wardrobe Still Adhered To—Mong Xi Leng Charged With Murder. At 9:45 o'clock yesterday morning Fong All Lung, the Ventura Chinaman who was shot in the abdomen during a tight between the rival factions of the Bing Hong Tong and Hop Sing Hong companies into which the inhabitants of Chinatown are divided, died in the temporary receiving hospital at the city prison, in spite of the efforts of the phy sicians who operated upon him on Thursday night. The body was removed to the morgue by order of the coroner, and at 7 o'clock last night an inquest was held upon it at the parlors of Orr & Sutch. The first witness was Police Officer J. M. Stewart, who testified that at 7:30 o'clock on Thursday night he was stand ing on the right-hand side of Alameda street, near new Chinatown, when he saw a crowd of Chinamen standing acr...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Los Angeles herald. — 10 May 1890

6 CLOSED. THE END OF THE DISPLAY OF VAL UABLE CANINES. List of Special Prizes Obtained by Those Who Carried Off the Honors—A Suc cessful Undertaking. The dog show came to an end last evening at 10 o'clock, at which time the owners of the dogs came and took them away, and quiet was once more restored to that section of Main street. The at tendance during the day was fairly good. The show on the whole has been a de cided success, and it will undoubtedly become an annual undertaking by the Kennel Club. The list of special prizes given by merchants of this city and others for various dogs is as follows: E. E. Evans, one silk umbrella, for best pointer bitch, A. B. Truman; A. B. Thomas one pair cut-glass bottles, for hest Scotch terrier, Captain Janes; Cass Bros., one set plated knives, for best pointer puppy, John Machell; Braum A Co., one dozen cakes of dog soap, for best cocker spaniel, John Machell; T. E. Walker, $5 cash, for best Irish setter, J. W. Gordon; J. D. Mercer, one copy of...

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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Los Angeles herald. — 10 May 1890

FINANCE AND TRADE. Financial. EXCHANGE REVIEW. BNew York, May 9.—The stock market was very active today, although the business trans acted was not so evenly distributed as some time ago. But the tone was buoyant during most of the day, and material advances were scored all over. The general outlook of the western situation is considered improved, and the report of the agreement of the senate upon the silver bill sent silver up again, and helped to impart additional strength to the active stocks. Among the inactive stocks Mexican Central, Omaha shares and San Francisco pre ferred made sharp gains, but the improvement reached almost everything traded in. Close was active and strong, generally at best prices of the day. Governments steady. Petroleum—Spot opened at 84% and closed dull at 84%. June opened at 84%, declined, then advanced to 85%, and closed steady at 85. MONEY QUOTATIONS. New York, May 9.—Money, on call, easy, 4(VtO per cent. Prime mercantile paper, 5@7 per cent. Sterling ...

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Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: California, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Los Angeles herald. — 10 May 1890

8 THE CHICAGO CLOTHING CO. IS HERE, and intends TO REMAIN HERE, in spite of the jealousy already shown by our would-be COMPETITORS. Our FIRST DAY'S business was a SUCCESS, receiving a good PROPORTION of the trade of LOS ANGELES. We INTEND to HOLD the CONFIDENCE already PLACED IN US, and will CONTINUE the ONE CASH SYSTEM Doing a Straight-forward Honorable Business, where MR. SHODDY is unknown to us. This week we shall place gROWN BROKEN CHECK CASSIMERE SUIT AT ft] 5Q That will make some of Our Old Fogy Merchants feel sick. We have already mentioned the Public Will Bless the Day We Opened Here. Respectfully, Chicago -:- Clotb|ir|g; -:- ConqpgLqy, TTTTTZ T TI , " Corner Spring and Franklin Streets. 1Z M ; : nnnim I HOME OF LOW PRICES 1 BEN [ mm Mm \ Birtliplace of GREAT BARGAINS DAILY HERALD. United States Signal Service. Report of observations taken at Los Angeles, May 9, 1890: • :07 a. m. • :07 p. m. 57 01 I E Max. tern., 07; mm. tern., 55. Rainfall past 24 hours, trace. Indications....

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Los Angeles herald. — 11 May 1890

k "THE HERALD 1 r Stands for the Interests of % p Southern California. SUBSCRIBE FOR IT. ~ LOS ANGELES HERALD. VOL. XXXIV.—NO. 28. DEATH IN THE AIR. Akron, Ohio, Struck by a Tornado. Many Buildings Razed to the Ground. A Number of People Killed and Injured. Terrific Cloud Burst and Storm at Green ville, Fa—A Cyclone Gets in its Work in Kansas. Associated Press Dispatches.! Cleveland, May 10.—The Leader's Akron, Ohio, special says :At 5:30 this evening, in the midst of a most terrible cloudburst, this city was struck by the worst tornado ever known hereabouts. ■ The storm struck the south part of the fity and tore through the fifth, fourth and second wards, doing damage which cannot be estimated at this writing, but fully one hundred buildings are com pletely demolished ; hundreds more are badly damaged. The house of Domi nick Greader was unroofed and Mrs. Greader was slightly injured. Passing along Brown, Kline and Wheeler streets, a dozen or more houses w ere more or less damaged, ...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Los Angeles herald. — 11 May 1890

2 THE SOCIAL WHIRL. A Busy Week in All the Local Circles. The Ellis Club Closes Its Second Season. A Number of Society Entertainments and Gatherings. Marriages, Receptions. Musicales, Dances, Parties, Hops, Lunch Parties and Other Events. Miss E. A. Kirkpatrick entertained a few friends to a card party on Wednesday evening. Mrs. C. P. Lewis entertained about a hundred young people Friday .evening at 125 East Fourth street. The new literary society recently or ganized in the southeastern part of the city gave its first entertainment on Thursday evening. The concert given last Tuesday even ing by Miss L. Marchetti, Prof. A. G. Gardner and L. Yon Hofe at Illinois hall was well attended, and the pro gramme was excellently rendered. Los Angeles lodge, No. 55 A. O. U. W., •will give a social in their hall at 213 South Main street on Wednesday even ing, May 14th. All members and friends of the order cordially invited. Next Wednesday morning at St. Joseph's church, Indianapolis, Miss Isa be...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Los Angeles herald. — 11 May 1890

NATIONAL CAPITAL. The Tariff Debate Goes Un ceasingly On. Protection for Grandmother Hayes's Eggs. The Senate Passes the Army Appro priation Bill. John W. Green's Nomination as Postmaster of Los Angeles Confirmed—"Wash ington Notes. Associated Press Dispatches.l Washington, May 10. —The house to day went into committee of the whole on the tariff bill. Lanham, of Texas, in a speech generally critical of the meas ure, urged the importance of reciprocity with Mexico. He especially antagonized the feature of the bill which places a duty on silver-lead ore, declaring that it would destroy the smelting industry of Texas and the neighboring states, and would invite retaliatory legislation on the part of Mexico. McAdoo, of New Jersey, opposed the hill, and in the course of his remarks sarcastically taunted the republican party with the failure of its ante-election promises. l.a Follette's Alleged Logic. La Follette, of Wisconsin, drew a com parison between the Mills bill and the pending mea...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Los Angeles herald. — 11 May 1890

4 DAILY HERALD. PUBLISHED SEVEN DAYS A WEEK. Joseph D. Lynch. James J. Ayers. AVERS & LYNCH, - PUBLISHERS. HSntered at the postoffice at, Los Angeles as second-class matter. ] DELIVERED BY CARRIERS At 20c. Per Week, or 80c. Per Month. TERMS BY MAIL, INCLUDING POSTAGE: Daily Herald, one year *?'S9 Daily Herald, six months S'ok Daily Herald, three months 7, tLX Weekly Herald, one year *00 Weekly Herald, six months 29 Weekly Herald, three months 60 Illustrated Herald, per copy 15 Notice to Mail Subscribers. The papers of all delinquent mail subscribers to the Los Angeles Daily Herald will be promptly discontinued hereafter. No papers will be sent to subscribers by mail unless the same have been paid for in advauce. This rule is inflexible. AVERS & LYNCH. The -'Daily Herald" May be found in San Francisco at the Palace hotel news-stand; in Chicago at the Postofflce news-stand, 103 East Adams street; in Denver at Smith & Sons' news-stand, Fifteenth and Lawrence streets. Office...

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