The old veteran journalist, Geo. F. Lewis, of the Saginawiau (who by the way, would make a tip top democratie candidate for governor, eh t) lias this sensible utterance on quite auotlier, but much greater questlon : "Every county in Michigan, oíd and young, great and small, lias statesmei), veterans in the service, and those just out of the shell, who are au fait upon questions of flnanoc, tariff, civil service, labor and capital, bimetalism and butterinc; but not one in all the category Jwbo darts to grapple with tliis question nearest to the IsterMtl of all the people, the question of permanent and enduring wagon roads." It was a very sensible tliing for the President to decide to remaln in Wash" ington, inslead of running any chances by goiug to Indianupolis. Wliile we do not like to think that there woukl be danger of assasiuation we know thtic la many a crank in the world who woukl like to get hia name in print even at the expense of taking anotlier man's life is well as forfeiting his own. With the present uncertainty of presidential succession Cleveland does wcll not to take any risks. A firm of New York shai pers are seiidng out circulars stating 4that "a sainiile organ will be sent you on receipt of $4 to pay expreps charges." They send the or;an, but U hs a mouth orgnn.