The Methodist ehurch of Leavenv.xnh, Kan., hai brought suit againet ihe Chicago, Greac Western railroad tx r 317,000 damages. It is alleged that the oompany'y engines. by whistling jnd ringing ba! Is, intermpt the service, and thar +he smoke passes into the winüows of the ehurch, ruining the clothes -cf the members of the congregation, and causing other annoyances of sucb. a nature as to practically desiroy the va..2c of the ehurch property, along one side of which the railroad tracks run.