The Journal Special Train will leave Chicago Sunday, May 30, over the Pennsylvania Line, direct to Philadelphia without change.
—The Committee of Arrangements had several meetings for arranging the work, of which I was not advised. When accidentally learning of it I asked Dr. Hare to keep me posted that I might be able to reply to questions, and since then I have been invited to all the meetings of the Committee. But already Dr. E. E. Montgomery had been assigned to the railroad work, and had arranged with them as to the rate. This was as early as last December. Of course I did not propose to put my request before the roads till the opening of the year as they always insist that it is too early to consider such work till the year comes in. From what I can learn Dr. M., has done all