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THE DALLES, OREGON. THURSDAY MORNING, AUGUST 11, 1898.
Terms Exactly Those Laid Down By the President-Cuba and Porto
Rico to Be Evacuated.
WASHINGTON, Aug. 10. Today the French ambassador, accompanied by Thie
baut, arrived at the state department at 11 o'clock, and after a conference lasting fifteen
minutes with Secretary Day, during which time they considered some of the details of the
reply, which had been left over, the latter drove to the White House to confer with the
There is reason to believe that the Spanish government will recede from certain con
ditions and that the result will be an agreement upon the basis of the terms of peace.
Secretary Day, at 1 o'clock, made the following statement to the press:
"We have agreed upon a protocol, embodying the proposed terms for the negotia
. tion of a treaty of peace, including the evacuation of Cuba and Porto Rico, and it is expect
ed the protocol will be executed. It can be stated that the terms are precisely those laid
down by the president in-his original note about a week ago. It is believed that nothing
but a few formalities remain to be disposed of to secure the signature of the protocol."
Later an agreement was reached on the protocol, embodying the terms of peace be
tween Spain and the United States.
Royal make the food pare,
wholesome and delicious.
ROYAL BAKING POWDER CO., NEW YORK.
Insurgents Renew Their Efforts Panic
Inside the Walls Spanish Loss
Estimated at ioo.
unteera, informed the acting command
er. Sergeant Shaw, that they would not
drill on the scant fare furnished them.
Sergeant Shaw repotted to Lieutenant
Colonel Barnett, who promptly arrested
all the malcontents. Up and down the
camp they were marched for three
hours. They bad been stripped of their
rams and were guarded on all sides by
sentinels from the other companies. A
court martial Eeema imminent.
Manila, Aug. 3, via Hong Kong, Ang.
10. The insurgents, think'ng that reace
will ba concluded between the United
States and Spain, and that the Ameri
tn9 will withdraw from the Philip
pines, are the more strenuous in their
desires and effort a to capture Miller.
Sunday night there was a heavy bom
bardment with heavy modern sheila.
It is generally believed in the city that
the Americans assisted and the papers
publish lists of Americans alleged to
have been killed.
There is also a report that half the
Americana have succumbed to fever, and
this misstatement, with others like it,
encourages the Spaniards to maintain
On Sunday many shots entered the
town. Several reached the citadel
itself and it is reported that some ladies
were killed. There was a frightful
panic inside the walls, women and chil
dren shrieking in their terror the whole
The insurgents showered large and
email shots with such good aim that the
garrison believed the whole American
army and fleet were concentrating their
fire. Many Spanish had previously re
solved to cease fighting the moment the
Americans began, but' the insurgents
have subsided and the forts have been
reinforced from the barracks. There
has been little fighting in other direc
tions. The total Spanish losses are
probably 100, but. many houses have
been seriously damaged.
Sampson and Schley Will Be Rear
Admirals Other Promotions to
WILL NOT DRILL
ON SCANT FARE
Washington, Ang. 10. The president
will recommend to congress that Ad
miral Sampson be advanced eight num
bers, and Admiral Schley six numbers,
this making each a rear admiral, but
Schley ranking immediately below
Sampson. Captain Clark, of the Ore
gon, will be recommended for an ad
vance of six numbers in the captain's
grade, and Lieutenant-Commander
Wainwright will go up eight numbers.
Other promotions throughout the fleet
will be recommended.
certain that Adolph Sutro left a will,
which is in the hands of Attorney Reu
ben Lloyd. It will be offered for
probate within a few days.
The funeral service, which will be pri
vate, will be held at Sotro Heights.
Rev. Jacob Nieto, rabbi of the congre
gational Sherith Israel, will officiate.
The remains will be taken to Odd Fel
lows' cemetery, where the cremation
will be performed. Later the ashes will
be interred in the family plot at Cypress
IS ABOUT RUN
Americans are Disgusted With Him
and the Philippines Realizes That
His Promises Amount to Nothing.
Adolph Sutro's .Will Discovered.
San Francisco, Aug. 10. It ia now
Cavite, Aug. 3, via Hong Kong, Aug.
10. The Americans are diegustei at the
conduct of Aguinaldo, whose power-is
weakening, owing to the fact that the
Philippines are realizing the unsubstan
tial ity of his promises.
Two insurgent steamers are now in
Manila bay provisioning to insure Agui
naldo's escape if necessary. The Amer
icans worked splendid under the galling
Are at the battle of Malate. The Span
ish used Mauser and Remington rifles
with brass-coated ballets.
GnB Wins Big
r Las las
Clarendon, Arkansas, in an Uproar
Wife Accused of Instigating the
Murder of Her Husband Commits
Company M, at San Francisco, are in
Open Mutiny Object to the Fare
San Francisco, Ang. 10. After the
noon meal forty-five men of the 62 in
Company M, Tenth Pennsylvania yol-
NEW YORK, Aug. 10. News of Cuban-victories in
the western provinces has reached here, one of the battles
was the result of the success of the attempt of General
Gomez, with 3000 men, to force the trocha between Las Vi
las and Camaguey, to make his headquarters with the offi
cers of the government of the Cuban republic at Camaguey,
The trocha at this point was guarded by 4000 Spaniards
under General Castellanos. The Spanish soldiers made a
stubborn resistance, but in the afternoon their main body
gave way before a machete charge ..of the Cubans. There
were many wounded on both sides. Spanish prisoners were
liberated after being deprived of their arms.
Litti-k Rock, Ark., Aug. 10. Word
was received here at an early hour this
morning of the hanging at Clarendon of
five negroes three men and two women
by a mob. The victims were accused
of complicity in the murder of John T.
Orr, a wealthy hardware merchant of
Clarendon, who was shot by an 'assassin
several nights ago. The prisoners - were
taken from the jail during the absence
of Sheriff Jackson, who was ill, Deputy
Sheriff Milwee, in charge of the jail,
being unable to resist the mob.
Clarendon has been the scene of great
excitement since the killing of Orr, and
the lynching of the five negroes charged
with complicity in the crim e is no great
surprise to the citizens. Orr was shot
in the back through a window while in
his home last Friday night, and died the
following day. There was no clew to
the murder and even bloodhounds that
were immediately put on the trail were
unable to run down the assassin.
After an inquest extending over two
days a verdict was returned charging
Mrs. Orr, the murdered man's wife,
with belngr the instigator of the crime.
Miss Rachel Morris, a prominent 'young
Jewess, Manse Castle, Will Sanders,
Dennis Ricard, Rilla Weaver and Susie
Jacobs, were charged with complicity in
the crime. All were placed under ar
rest except Miss Morris, who fled.
After the arrest of Mrs. Orr and the
five negroes Mrs. Orr made a confession.
She admitted that she had said to her
cook that she wished her husband dead
and that she would be willing to give
$300 to anybody to kill him. But ebe
said that this was uttered while in a fit
of anger and that she was innocent of
any criminal intention. Her husband
abused her, she said, and once struck
her, and she being of high temper her
self sometimes said things in anger that
she did not mean.
Mrs. Orr committed suicide by taking
poison in the city jail last night, so that
the only survivor of those charged with
the murder of Orr is Miss Morris.
Sequel to a Wyoming Tragedy.
Baker City; Or., Aug. 10. Peter
Due, a section man working for the O.
R. & N. Co. at Weatherby, was yester
day brought to this city and lodged in
jail. He is charged with murder, com
mitted in Fremont county, Wyoming.
The Rev. W. B. Costley, of - Stock
bridge, Ga., while attending to his pas
toral duties at Ellen wood, that state,
was attacked by cholera morbus. He
says: "By chance I happened to get
hold of a bottle of Chamberlain's Colic,
Cholera and Diarrhoea Remedy, and I
think it was the means of saving my
life. It relieved me at once." For sale
by Blakeley & Houghton.
Everybody reads The Chroniclr.
people come back for their
money. ' (
Schillings Best suits them.
Clearance Sale Still On.
New" and interesting features developing daily.
Our latest additions are: -
at 1-2 price.
The Shirt Waist opportunity of the day. Our en
tire balance without reserve, offered at iust one-half
the regular priee. This makes our
50c Shirt Waists now 25c
75c Shirt Waists .now S8c
$1.00 Shirt Waiets . now 50c
1.25 Shirt Waists : now 63c
-1.50 Shirt Waists ". now 75c
2.00 Shirt Waists . now $l.CO
2.25 Shirt Waists now 1.13
Special reductions in all Light Summer Wrap
pers. Details will appear later.
at 1-2 price.
We have a limited number of high-grade Tailor
made Blouse Suits, which we will offer until sold at
just half the regular price. This makes our
Regular $11 75 Suits . now $5 88
Regular 16 00 Suits.. now 8.00
Regular 18.00 Suits now 9.00
Big discounts on Men's and Boys' Summer Suits.
Special clearance prices on Summer Wash. Goods.
A. Q. WILLI
Bnoklcn'i Arises salve.
The best salve in the world for cats,
braises, sores, nicer s, salt rheum, fevei
Bores, tetter, chapped hands, chilblains,
corns, and all skin eruptions, and posi
tively cuina piles, or no pay required
It is guaranteed to give perfect satisfac
tion, or money refunded. . Price 25 cents
per box. For sale Dy Blakeley and
Houghton, druggists. . K
E. C. Blanks, of Lewisville, Texas,
writes that one box of DeWitl'a Witch
Hazel Salve is worth $50 to him. It cured
his piles of ten years standing. He ad
vises others to try it. It also cures ec
zema, 8 tin diseases and obstinate sores.
For sale hy the Snipea-Kinersly, Drug
Brown gelding 9 years old, branded
JP (connected)on right shoulder, weighs
about 1000 lbs. One cream gelding
about 10 years, branded 1 on left
thigh, came to my place on 3-Mile
about January 1, 1898. Owner can have
same by proving property, and paying
charges on same. '
jul9-lm. F. P. Taylor.
Deafneaa Cannot be:Cared
by local applications, as they cannot
reach the diseased portion of the ear.
There is only one way to cure deafness,
and that ia by constitutional remedies.
Deafness is caused by an inflamed con
dition of the mucous lining of the Eus
tachian Tube. When this tube is in
flamed you have a rumbling Bound or
imperfect hearing, and. when it is en
tirely closed. Deafness is the result, and
unless the inflammation can be taken
out and this tube restored to its normal
condition, hearing will be destroyed for
ever; nine cases out of ten are caused
by catarrh, which is nothing but an in
flamed condition of the mucous sur-.
Wewill give One Hundred Dollars for
any case of Deaf ness (caused by catarrh)
that cannot be cured by Hall's Catarrh
Cure. Send for circulars ; free.
F. J. CnENKY & Co., Toledo, O.
Sold by Druggists, 75c. 6-10
Farm for ?ale.
Kent Estate Sale.
The Laughlin estate offers for sale all
their land property in and near The
Dalles, consisting of city lots, blocks
and acreage. Terms reasonable.
'Apply to the undersigned at the office
of the Wasco Warehouse Co.
tf B. F. Lauohlin.
Cub In Soar Cneeka.
All count v ' warrants registered
to July 12, 1894,
will be paid at
Interest ceases after July
C. L. Phillips,
'Cow lor Sale.
- Fresh Jersey cows for sale. These are
thoroughbreds and are gentle. Inquire
at this office. auglO-lmo
A good farm for sale four and a half
miles from town, consisting of 420 acres
good land, 120 being in grain, four
horses, 10 head of cattle and 6 of hogs.
Also a good dwelling house and barn.
The land will produce anything grown
in Waeco countv. A eood school witbin
a quarter of a mile of the farm. No
mortgage or land agent in the way. Call
on or address Sbth Morgan,
iulv2-lm-w The Dalles, Or.
Commencing Sunday, July Slat, the
new Dalles-Po'tlend passenger train will
arrive at The Dalles from Portland at
11 :30 a. m. on week days and 1 :30 p.
m. on Sundays. Will leave The Dalles
at 3 p. m. on week days and 3 :20 p. rn.
on Sundays. Commencing Sunday,
July Slst, Ithe west-bound local freight.
No, 23, will leave The Dalles at 7 :45 a.
m. The east-bound freight, No. 24,
will leave The Dalles at 4 p. in.