Lincoln, Neb., Oct. 8. - Friday night a family uamed Richter, farmers, living between Geneva and Oliio va, consistiiig of the busband, wife and five children were all burued to death except the busbaid, and ha will probably die. A tramp staid at the house Friday night and he was also burned to death. The origin of the tire is unknown. The tramp had been been around the neigbborhood tor some time and that day was drunk. Mr. Richter had also been drinking, and it is snppnsed that the farmer muy bave gone to sleep while smoking, and the fire thus originated.