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Ill IS JIUUNIM) AHTOHUN, 'JHUIUDAY OCfoBKlt 19. IKWL
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0UT (( tlife great number of Hilts, ordered,
many arc uncalled (or. Our contract with
well-known tailoring firms throughout the
country is that we take up uncalled lor par
mnntsteft in the express office wrst ofthe
NjisiWpotRiveri ? In ihls wiy keep on
fiantl a number of uncalled' for suits, overcoats
and trousers, which we arc able to sell at great
ly reduced prices. These garments are not
misfits but suits on whicn deposits have been
made and which were forwarded by express
C. O. D. ancj .for unknown reasons remained
in the ex press office uncalled for. We have all
such suits that arc accumulated by these firms
forwarded to us evt ry .'! days, to li sold at
ha'f the original cost.
$20 Suits and Overcoats
IN ASIATIC TRADE
Warehouse to He ' KialdishcJ
Shanghai to I)I.siIhy Ameri
WILL OPEN JANUARY FIRST
Frails of the Manufacturers Asso-clatlon--t)theri
Be Also Bnllr.
VTrrLArKi.FHIA, Oat. 1.-Wlth rf
ivnro t the w&rehous which the Na-
tlonsl Association of Mtnuficturfn Ik
to establish In Shanghai, Chin, Pnnl
dent Th'olor'C. Search makes Ihs fol
"For more than tlx monthi past the
National Association of Manufacturers
has bfen making proparaUons for the
establishment In Shanghai of a Ittrxc
wfttvhntise for the display and aala of
American Hood maA4 by the member
of the association, and we have ad
vnnoed so far arith our plana that we
shall probably be able to open the ware
house for bualneea about the first of the
"The warohousfl will oontaln two de
partments, one for the display of goods
and the other for making salnj The
financial arratigiienu whloh have
been inude In the United Stajea and In
China will permit the transaction of all
business upon a cash basis, and any
goivls that may be sold through the
warehouse will be paid for at the time
of shipment from the United States.
The association Itself will not under
take any business transactions, but the
business department will be conducted
under the supervision and control of the
association, and provision will be af
forded for the accommodation of Its
members and the protection of Its mem
ber, "I regard this as the most Important
atop that has ever been taken In China
wltk a view of the extension of Ameri
can trade in that country. It will bo
emlrnly an American Institution from
beginning to end. This warehouse will
be the sroond In a rlt of such estab
lishment which the association has un
dertaken. The ,1rt wsa opened In Ca
racas, Venetuela, a year and a half
ago, and plans for others to follow the
one In Shanghai art now under consid
eration." TO SAIL ON MANUENSR.
Iterrulls of Thirteenth and Thlrty-flrst
1 ( Are Ready for Manila. ,
SAN FRANCISCO, Oot. 18,-Three
hundred recruits under command of
Captain W. N. Hughea, Thirteenth In
fantry, and Lieutenants Wilson, Taacoe
and Klntle have been assigned to the
transport Manuense, with two compa
nies of the Thlrty-flrst, under command
of Lieutenant Colonel Hayea.
The men of the Washington regiment
have presented Colonel Wholley with a
beautiful and expensive sword.
I, 'Thw Monlana'reglment.whlch has JUst
bn mustered ottt, will start for home
on a special train this evening.
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TO BK BRKJADIKK-tiENERAL
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Vacancy of Anderson'o1 Retirement
Will Make Room ftirMacArlluir
Next in Line.
NEW YORK.' Oct. 1$. A speclnl
the Herald from Washington says:
The belief at the war department Is
that the series of promotions and re
tirements following Shafter's removnl
from active service will result In Gen
eral Lawton getting the brigadier-generalship,
and that the next vacancy In
that rank, 'in January, 180. following
the retirement of General Anderson,
will be filled by General MacArthur.
All the present general ofTlcers of the
regular army will retire before Gen
eral Lawton, with the exception of
Hi Igadler-General Wade, who tvtlnes
April 14, 1907. Oenera'. Lawton will re
tire one month earlier. Should any
thing happen to General Wade, General
Save Si to 2
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Lawton, by his appointment now, would
be the Immediate suotv.wsor of General
Mile upon Ma retirement In 1909, and
would have command of the army for
nearly four years. Whether appointed
now or In January, General MacArthur,
If he lives, will be sure to be the com
mandTng general for at least two years.
There Is a str.mg movement on fo(4
to have General Wood, the commanding
ofllcer at 8antlagc, appointed to th
present vacancy, but at the war de
partment there Is no expectation that'
he will come In ahead of Generals Law
ton and MacArthur.
INTERNAL REVENUE! RKCEIPTS. I
Largi Net Increase Over Thoae of Last
WASHINGTON. Oct. 18,-The lmr-)
nal revenue statement for September,
1899, shows total receipts of :4,522.8!5.
an Increase as compared with Septem
ber. 1898, of $2,809,508. The receipts from
the several source of revenue, and the
Increase or decreane as compared with
September, 1896, are:
Spirits, $9,020,545: Increase, $1.S5S.21S.
Tobacco, $4,998,727; Increase, $758,230.
Fermented liquors, $6,821,458; Increase.
Oleomargerlne. $208,482; Incwaao, $65,
6C9. Special taxes not elsewhere enumer
ated. $616,0011; decrease, $151,504.
This decrease is accounted for by the
fact that last year tho time within
which the yearly special taxes could be
paid was extended to Include Septem
ber. This year ithe tlmo expired Au
Miscellaneous, $3,514,678; Increase,
During the last three months the re
ceipts have exceeded those for the sam
period In 1898 by $4,966,793.
MEXICO'S TRIBUTE TO THE UNI
In his short and graceful speech at
the Chicago day banquet Senor Marls-
cal, the Mexican minister of foreign af
fairs, Indicated that an act of friend-
I ship performed In an hour of supreme
trial had effaced from the minds of hlB
' countrymen all that bitter hostility to
the United States which they felt after
the unfortunate affair over Texas.
The French emperor had taken ad-
I vantage of the great rebellion In our
own land to promote an ambitious
schema of foreign conquest. Maxlmll-
lan, his tot, dep?ndod upon the French
'troops to support his title, and while
the rebellloj lasted we were not in a
position to do more than protest
against the usurpation as an Infraction
o( the Monroe doctrine. In this way
8-cretary Seward oonnerved the prin
ciple, which he strengthened subse
quently with more forcfole representa
tions. At the conclusion of the civil
war a great and splendidly disciplined
army was released for foreign service
and nave a new significance to the ut
terances of diplomacy. ' Napoleon then
r"Ci'xnled that discretion was the bet
ter part of valor and wi'.hdrew his sol
diers. The triumph of Juarex over Max
imilian followed, and the Mexican re
public was re-established on a much
firmer basis than ever.
In referring to this Incident in the his
tory of his country. Senor Marlscal
'Less than 40 years ago we had to
battle against Napolonlc Intervention,
and In spite of our heroic resistance,
prolonged for five long years, we might
have succumbed, yielding to force, had
It net been for the powerful Influence
of the United States, which promptly
settled the matter In our favor. That
hlstcrlcal fact has not been forgotten
by any true Mexican, and we will keep
It engraved In our hearts."
The era of good feeling thus Inaugu
rated has continued ever since. The
two governments hive exchanged cour
teslesfrspeatedly, and, its th minister
testifies,' American capital has been an
important factor In Mexican progress.
So close haa been the bond between the
nations that while the foreign policy
of M ilo consists In cultivating a
friendly 1 intercourse with all countries,
It Sin at "a real Intimacy with' the
United States." The cause, says Senor
M'Uis-al. ;ls not vicinity only or the
memory 'of that past favor.
"We have adopted your Institutions,
we have shaped our political being af
ter your model, and the symbol of our
nationality Is almost Identical with
yours -both are the famous bird of
Jove, an eagle. May these two eagles
soar forever, flying along parallel lines
tho American guiding the Mexican
following always encouraged by the
example of her elder slsrter."
This, too, Is the sentiment of the Il
lustrious soldier and statesman who
has watched over the destinies of Mex
ico for so many years, and who has
eroded a stately and endurtng struc
ture above the ruins of anarchy and
LOGIC IS LOGIC.
It Is told that a grandfather, well
known In the English house of com
mon", was chatting amicably with his
Httli! granddaughter, who was snugly
ensconced on his knee. "What makes
your hair so white, grand pa?" the lit
tle miss queried. "I am very old. my
dear: I was In the ark." replied his
lordship, with a painful disregard of
the truth. "Oh! Are you Noah?"
"No.". "Are you Shem. then?" "No; I
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oii I oiif Suit M vercoat
If you wish to be well dressed in
Workmanship, in fact everything
at no more expense than if vou
am not 8hem." "Are you Ham?
"No. ' ' Then," said the little one, who
was fast nearlng the limit of her Bib
leal knowledge, "you must be JapheC"
A regatlve reply was given to this que
ry, also; for the old gentleman Inward
ly, wondered what the outcome would
be. "But. grandpa, if you are not
Noxh, or Shem. or Ham, or Japhet, you
must be a beast!"
ANOTHER TOWN HEARD FROM.
Baker City Republican.
It would be a sorry day for Oregon
if the actual operation of the O. R.
A N.wore thrown Into the Omaha office.
It would mean ruin to the local Indus
tries of the state, a was the case be
fore when the Union Pacific operated
the through line. Everything was pros
tituted to "through" traffic and big
"transcontinental" tonnage. It was na
tural that a manager 3,000 miles away
from this territory should know little
of local conditions and pay little atten
tion to his local officers.
Kudyard Kipling Will address a poli
tical meeting in London next Friday in
support of the government's policy in
the Transvaal dispute. In view of the
novelist's disinclination or inability to
live on this side because of his brother-in-law
no one would be surprised to
see him moke the best of the situation
by going In for politics in England.
Among other things it might result in
a new lot of moat surprising "copy."
7 is an wotnea
X cfciklrMi. cared by
wiui to be cured. '
10 cmU (newts.
I sraf stern.
Jllll I III I II IHI III Mil II
TO CURE A COLD IN ONE DAY.
Take Laxative Bromo Quinine Tab
lets. All druggists refund the money
If It falls to cure. E."W. Grove's sig
nature Is on each box. t5c
The Rev. Dr. De Costa, of New York,
has withdrawn from the Episcopal
church, although he apears to advance
the Idea that the church has withdrawn
from hlra. Referring principally to the
Brtggs controversy he says "the Epis
copal church has made a new departure
and I cannot go along with It."
THAT JOYFUL FEELING.
With the exhilarating senoe of re
newed health and strength and In
ternal cleanliness, which follows the
use of Syrup of Figs, Is unknown to
the few who have not progressed be
yond the old-time medicines and the
ehea p substitutes sometimes offered
')Ut never accepted by the well-tnform-od.
Buy the genuine. Manufactured
by the California Fig Syrup Co.
111 I II 1 1
every particular, Style, Cloth,'' Lining.
that pertains to a perfect suit or overcoat
wore ready made clothin?. Then let ns
And what is in it.
No. 1. CONTENTS.
A Complete Foundation for Measuring Mind.
Thirty Distinct Factors Have to be Considered.
. The Faculties of Tower. The Successful Man.
Why some have Stronger Constitutions.
The Principles of Self-Development. Different kinds of will.
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