Winnipeg Free Press

July 08, 1874

Issue date: Wednesday, July 8, 1874
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Pages 1 - 4 of the Winnipeg Free Press July 8, 1874.

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Winnipeg Free Press (Newspaper) - July 8, 1874, Winnipeg, Manitoba HPHE DAJLY FREE PRESS, Published every lawful day, at 5 o'clock p.m., at WINNIPEG, MANITOBA, BY KENNY LUX.TON. Twenty-five.cents per Free delivery in all parts of the city. Sin- gle copies, Five cents each. ADVERTISING KATES. One column, one month............... 30.00 One column, one fortnight.............. 18.00 One column, one week................. 10.00 Half column, one month................ 18.00 Half column, one 10.00 Half column, one. week................. 6.00 Quarter column, one month............. 10.00 Quarter column, one fortnight _.......... 6.00 Quarter column, one -week.............. 4.00 Eighth column, one 6.00 Eighth column, one 4.00 Eighth column, one week................ 3.00 Business cards of six lines and under, per month.. Traasient line, first insertion, 8 cents, subsequent insertions, 2 cents. ITo advertisement inserted for less than S51. Puffs not published under any circumstances. Special notices 15 cents per line each insertion. Advertisements unaccompanied by'specific in- structions, inserted until ordered out. JOHN A. KENNY, Wm. S1, ITTXTOJT, Proprietor, Editor. J. R. CAMERON, City Editor. J. M. McGregor, Business Manager. containing matter for publication must be addressed to the Editor; those relating to advertisements or subscriptions, to the Business Manager. 0V. ALLOWAY'S Veterinary Establish- ment, Fort street, in rear of the new Cus- tom House. Sick norses and cattle promptly and carefully attended to. Colts taken in and trained to saddle and harness, and guaranteed to give satisfaction. jiS-ni JH. TALBOT, SURGEON DENTIST, Main street, Winipeg. One door south of the Davis Hotel, up stairs. Office nine a.m. to 6.p.m., Sundays jl6-m T> OT3ERT F. JACKSON, Painter, Glazier, Pa- JCV1 >er hanger, etc., is prepared to do painting and house decorating on the shortest notice. A large invoice of white lead, oils, etc., just received from England. Office nearly opposite the court house, Main street. jl6-m MAP OF THE NORTH-WEST TERRITOR- ies, 26 x 50 inches. Price, plain, in pockeii case, in pocket case, colored Sent post free on receipt: of. price. Mounted on cloth, 50 cents extra. Apply to P. G. LAURIE, or H. S. DONALDSON BRO. jl6-lm BAIN BLANCHARD, BARRISTERS and Attorneys at Law, Conveyancers, etc. Office over McMicken Taylor's hardware store, Main street. JOHN F. BAIN. jl6-m SEDLKY- BLANCHABD. WM. CHAMBERS, GUNSMITH, Garry st., opposite Grace Dealer in every description Of am- munition for the same.. Repairs neatly done. jl6-m DAVIS HOUSE, HAVERTY GRADY Proprietors. Centrally street, 'Winnipeg. Every accommodation. First class Billiard Hall. The Bar is 0 K. J16-m HOUSE, II. H. CRONN, Proprietor, jl6-m Main street, Winnipeg. FOR- VIEWS OF MANITOBA and NOVEL- TIES IN PHOTOGRAPHY, Call at DUFFIN'S Photograph Studio, Garry St. Winnipeg, opposite Club House. j36-m DM. WALKER, BARRISTEB, Etc., Etc., Winnipeg. Office Main street, opposite the Merchants Bank. __ jl6-lm TT'XCHANGE HOTEL, conveniently situated JjJ on First street, Winnipeg. J. W. STEWART, PROPRIETOR. Everything new and first class. Aa elegant bar filled with choice liquors. J16-lm A GKICTJLTTJBAL! MACHON HOLLAND, GUNSMITHS corner Main and Notre Dame'streets. Dans, AmnroBition, and Sportamen's general out- fits, Bepahing a specialty. Charges moderate. EWS DEPOT, W. H. K1BK BRO. Dealers in foreign and home magJUsineB, Subscriptions taken for.jaay. or other publication. jlS-ux A large stock of REAPERS, MOWERS, SULKY RAKES, PLOWS, HARROWS, CULTIVATORS, SCYTHES SNATHS, CRADLES, FARMERS' BOILERS, and Farming Implements of, all kinds STOVES, WAGONS, BUILDING MATERIAL, and everything'requisite for the Immigrant, At J. H. ASHDOWN CO. jl6-m JN STOCK, and offering at THE VERY LOWEST PRICES: gala Coal Oil (first quality) Ibs shot, 25O Kegs Nails, 200 Boxes Glass. A complete assortment of all kinds HARDWARE, STOVES, TINWARE, etc. AGRICULTURAL of every description. Special attention given to ALL KINDS OF TIN AND SHEET IRON WORK At L. R BENTLBY'S. jl6-m TTARDWAEE. SMITH, MUNRO CO., Wholesale and Retail Hardware Merchants, Main street, opposite Queen's Hotel, Winnipeg. Their stock is now very complete in the follow- ing lineti: SHELF HEAVY HARDWARE STOVES .AND TINWARE, BAR IRON AND STEEL, Varnishes, Oils, Turpentine, Etc. Tin, Copper, Sheet Iron Ware Manufactured to order. REAPERS AND MOWERS, Gang Plows, Breaking Plows, Sulky Rakes, and Wheelbarrows in great variety. A Choice rtntent of Electro-plated .Ware. Agents for the Patent Aluminous and Ornamental Building Paper and Paper Carpeting. JUST RECGBrVED, TRUNKS TRAVELING-BAGS A Large Stock. J16-J18 W. PALMER CLARKE. OOD! WOOD W in any quantity from one cprd, to two -thousand, Le i LeveeJ foot "of Postofflce i stfeet. jl7-m riniors of coming Ironble in Central Asia are prevalent in St jfeters- burg. TELEGRAPHIC From Irish Immigrants for Manitoba, WHOLESALE SUPERANNUATION. The Rev, Mr. O'ltoa and his Mission, OTTAWA, July. 7.. representative of the Irish Agricultural Laborers, left for Manito- ba this morning to make enquiries into the desirability Rev. Mr. O'Meara of Winnipeg is here collecting for a new .Episcopal Church. One hundred and eighteen of the civil service are to be superamia- ted next fall. r Bleedinfr York, June American brig Sowers, Captain Martin, lias arriv- ed from Cienfeugos, with seventeen refu- gees from the draft. In the night pre- vious to'the sailing, ste was boarded by an officer, who overhauled the manifest of the vessel and searched for. stowaways, wviihoufc finding any. An hour or two later two boats from different quarters with passengers drew up alongside. A Spanish gentleman who came aboard told fi distressing tale of suffering, which so worked upon the feelings of Captain Martin that he consented to the.-_.Spani- ard and his fellow sufferers as passen- gers. The captain did likewise with the other boat load, and left Cienfuegos. (Captain Martin reports that the inhabi- tants are in great terror, .owing. to: tfae relentless manner in which the conscrip- tion is carried out. Persons of all ages and conditions are forced into.ihe army, and those too feeble to shoulder a mus- ket are placed in the-chain-gang. 'He frequently saw old men and boys not over thirteen years of age chained to ne- groes and working in the ..street. ..-A. Spanish officer was standing over them, in hand, ready to apply the lash unmercifully upon the least direliction of duty. Even the Spanish residents, of the city, became disgusted, with, the in- humanity of their .own 'race, arid were disposing of their goods and fast as to escape from the'.island. He knew of a vessel that left Cienfuegos the week previous to his car- rying twenty refugees. .'..All :persons suBpected of sympathizing with the-pa- triots were drafted into the arnay with- out law, and of'course' without redressl The whole country for several leagues was one vast waste, many of the sugar plantations having been burnt by the insurgents. There were two thousand volunteers and regulars in the city. The commander was afraid to venture out-- side the stockade to fight the handful of Cuban's and put an end to the work of destruction, The Spanish officers ap- pear disheartened, and dread proach' of the sickly near at: hand, which brings with-it the dreaded black vomit. :v Threatened Kuptitrei June relations: be- tweea Turkey and Persia are not friend- ly. It appears that the Persian Govern- ment has refused to compel return to Turkish territory of'a tribe number- icg families which has been sub- ject to the Pprte, but esCiiiped-jaerpss the Persian frontier, and that a number :of; Turks have been seized and; maltreated by a band 'of Persian sia pbrsoirs its sabjecrts, ancLto ing- speedily relations of the two countries will become critical. BIB BLOW OUT ON THE FQUBIll ANOTHER FATAL RAILROAD ACCiENL Firecrackers and Conflagrations, THE CARLiSTS SKIRMISH ONCE MORE, Workmens' Strike in; Ireland.: Affairs in la Belle France, July Y. A terrible wind storm on ihe evening of July fourth swept over" the .Atlantic States. Houses .vrer'e blown down and" unroofed, and general damage done in, Washington, Philadelphia, JSTew York, and all principal cities. A railroad accident occurred at Stony Creek (Ontario) last evening. .A pas-j senger train was thrown off a bridge by'" a switchuian turning switch before the; whole train had -passed. One person killed and one hundred and seven. ii! A large tmmber of Srea occurred, in. various partis of the United States, re- sulting from and on the Fourth of July.. One at Alle- ghany City, Pa., involved a loss of LONBOK, July 7. --v The Earl of Dslhousie died yesterday aged Y6. Dispatches from. Spain report that; .Carlists attacked yester-- day. :After an engagement Jastiug 12 J hours they were obliged to retire with the loss of 46. killed; 60 seriously wound- ed. and 200! taken The He- publicans lost nine killed and five S, 'July 7. The GarJists, making every pbssi-'' Me'' use of their present ;opp'ortuuityr. Their forces now threaten "Castro. Arde-ri: lias and Lavedq. DUBLIN, July 7.. All operations iii the.- .-linen of; Belfast have struck .Paris excitement :runfl; high at, sailles. :i The 3jegitini8tjdeputi'e.s> to the- number of one hundred, hav.e desjided vote, against the Ministry, vto-moirow. They have drawn up' an. .order of. the censuring the far ;its amfe use of power by. of i siege, avoiding any jnentioR of manifesto of Qoiint Be iC ham burl or the suppression of .as., to secure the support of the Left. -Tlie position of ;Ministry is critical. -Ifcis thotigH: some change will be; uaavoidabie. rJDhe sitting of the ;Ap8embly may possibly result. ,a dissblation, .onleaa the fear of such a step should itestrairi the opponents of tlie -Gov.ernrnoat. THE ,St. Petersbiirg Gazctiz the railway officials: kave orders; to -make- arranjSfetr.ejitt. for .-tbe--1 visit of pected to anive in the 14th. of September i- 'jSilarmirigjruTQdrs prevsaLtothatcity re- f spectingsi theisituation iafifiiw Cen- l> tral Asia. It is reported fth'atither Ameer; pf Kashgar act, has l frontier. ;