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VOL XXVII. NO. 51.
PLATTSM0UT1I,( AS ;r r' N ' ' ! 1 , . S K A . T H U H 8 1 A Y MARCH 17. 1892
7if gUttsnwath tnld.
COKNEK OF VINE AND FIFTH STS
K NOTTS BROS, Publishers
Published every Thursday, and daily
every evening except Sunday.
Registered at the Plattsmouth, Nebraska
pout pffice as second class mail matter for
transmission through the U. S. mails.
A cream of tartar baking powder
aSgheet of all in leavenimr strength
Latest U. s. uovernmeni ioou rc
One year In advance $1 50
One year not in advance - J 00
Six months in advance 73
Three months in advance 40
TKKftS OK DAILY.
One year in advance 8 00
One copy one month 50
Per week by carrier 15
r(a Beef. Pork, Veal, Mutton, BntUr ao4
eggikept constantly on naaa.
fame of all kinds kept in Season
Cor. 6th St and Lincoln Ave
S. E. HALL & SON
tea all kinds of builders hardware pn baas
sett win tuppiy counvui uh wvoi -
TIKT ROOFING :
and all kinds of tin work promrtly
Jaaa. Ordars from the country Bonniea
CI Pearl BL PLATT8MOUTH, NEB.
fOONf T .8UBVETOK
AM srders left with the eountr clerk will te
, promptly attended to.
OFFICE IN tUUKi nuoi
MANUFACTURE OF AND
WHOLES ALEZIND RETRll
DEALER IN TUB
CHOICEST BRANDS OF CIGARS
FULL LINK OF
TOBACCO AND SMOKEA's ARTICLES
always in stock
TEKM8 FCR WEEKLY.
For Councilman First ward,
For Councilman Second ward,
P. D. BATES.
For Councilman Third ward,
F. II. STEIMKEK.
For Councilman Fourth ward,
J. F. LAKE.
For Councilman Fifth ward,
A. J. GRAVES.
of the j;i
tr:i it ol Minn'
having il in cli .i,-ge. -V i :
Trees hikI Arbor Day" . '
and deeply I'licn-ciing i . j ---fusely
illustrated with pic-iu
the favorite trees planted in
ent sections ot the I'mled Si. r
accurately delineated that each may
be easily recognized when met wi'th;
"German without a Master" in rule li
es invaluable nungeslions fur lilt'
study of that useful liiniiaf;
"The International Order of tue
Kind's Daughters and Sons," a jia
per by the General Secretary the
Central I ouncil, Mrs. Mary I,oe
Dickson, gives facts and incidents
most charmingly interwoven; "A
Snap Shot at Washington Eti-
' 1 V
HARMONY with a vengeance.
AN INDIARUBBER NAVt.
The K-Aoillt .r of InilUtia TMnk Iron
clad Must t.ive Way to l;ubter.
As the ni:in was g"ing out of the biq
hotel lie w hispered to nut in sepulchral
tones, "Col. l;iee in not right in hii
upper storv - he in clean daft.'
In a few minutes I saw the full-
moon, jocund face of Col. James
luce, ex-auditor hi Zudiana, com mi;
from vlio elevator. Ho looked
fcctly sane, and 1 asked him who his
friend was that had just departed.
"That man," paid thu colonel, "is a
promoter and has not given me a mo
ment's rest since 1 arrived in the city.
I've just let him in on the ground Hour
of an idea of mine and Cave shown
him illustrations of it. 1 offered to
have him elected vice president ot a
company that is not formed. If my
idea is put into execution it will revo
lutionize naval warfare, and an iron
clad will bo as harmless as a barge
carrying a load of fcuuday school ex
cursionists." The colonel invited me to hia room,
where 1 saw a number of illustrations
1 in the rouuh of queer looking ships. I
asked him to explain them. Ilia eyes
FRED GORDER M SON,
HAVE A TERY LARGE STOCK OF
H Harness - and - Buggies.
AND A ULL LINE OF FARM MACHINERY, SUCH AS
KOOSltR SEEOERS. PLOWS. HARROWS. ETC.
WE CARRY THE TWO LEADING CULTIVATORS
NEW DEPARTURE T0NGUELE8S,
auette" furnishes an im-ielit of the! beamed with pleasure as he proceuded
rules that novern society at our na-1 to elucidate his ideas. "The cuts," he
tional capital; Easter Legends and I ;ret,r9Bten,tI wft,r, TMMJ on
,, . ,i . . I with tough indiarubber. hacu vessel
Customs .8 upecially interesting, ! , pod with rubber seven feet in
and "Easters Novehties" furnishes ; thickness and with enough give or
suggestions for all the caster i i I ta i elasticity to it to .tend the largest ball
one mar want to niiike. itcaid.es. ! ever tired against it bounding back in-
vo uie wiut. i aumit mat too com
mon rubber la not of sufficient tough
ness to resist the impact of the ordi
nary cannon ball, but mind you the
harmony with a
Thbre is harmony in the demo
TBERB is nothing that pleases
the republicans more than the har
mony that reigns supreme in the
there are splendid stories, every de
partment is full of good things, and
there are over 2(X) handsome illus
trations; and every month's niaga
line is just as good, and the sub
scription price is only f'J. a year.
Published by W. Jennings Denior
est, 15 E. Hth St., New York City.
Handkerchiefs The Nic
est in town at "The Pair."
I Have it direct from Grover
Cleveland only three days old that
the blunders of this democratic
congress have never been exceeded.
Dr. Geo.L. Miller.
Take Ralrena for your blood, liv
er and kidneys. It cures Nervous
and general debility, Rheumatism
suppressed orpainlul periods, dys
pepsia, indigestion, billions attacKS
skin eruptions,, urinary complaints,
and the worst blood disorders
known. It is the best tonic on earth
for the debilitated.-Trice $1 at O.
II. Snyder and Brown & Barrett
AND UADGEU RiDlNG CULTIVATORS
also carry a full Line of Implements at
their house in Weeping Water.
Fred Gorder & Son.
Plattnmoiitli, .... Nebraska.
W. H. Cu
J. W. Johnson,
-ooOT H EOOo-
Capital Paid in
F K r.utlimnn. .1 W Johnson, E 8 Greusel,
Henry Kikenbury, M W Morgan, J
A toutior. V Wettenkamp, W
A general banNing business trans
acted. Interest allowed on dc
IRST : NATIONAL : BANK
OP PLATTSMOUTH. NEBRASKA
Paid up capital
n the very best facilities for the promp
traiifacttou of HnlUiuate
Stocks, bonds, gold, government and local se
uriiiu hmiirht Knd sold. UeDosits received
and Interest allowed on the certificate
nr&itx drawn, available lu any part of the
united states and all tbe principal lawns ol
oouacnoNa madb and fhomptlt bxmit
tid. mhwit market price paid for County War
rants, State ana County bonds.
John Pltwarald p. Hawkewortli
Bam Waugh, Wnlte
George R. Dovey
TIN PLATE PRICES.
It is a peculiar fact, to which the
American Economist calls atten
tion, that foieign-made tin plate
found its lowest price during
fifteen years after the increase of
American duties upon it. Ryland's
(English) Jron Trade Circular
quotes the highest prices obtained
for charcoal I C tin plates, thus:
I English price
Year. per box.
1S77 $' 36
1N7S 4 57
187'J 6 69
1SS0 ... . & 2S
1KN1 5 23
1V2 5 2)
1W 5 U
1K.M 5 11
1NW 4 SO
1SS15 3 N)
1M 4 00
1SSH 4 3H
1KD1 (McKinlvy bill 3 01
More than this, tbe Liverpool
price for foreign tin plate fell after
the very first month of the opera
tion of the McKinley bill. The
prices stood thus at Liverpool
Jaruiary, $4.14; February, $4 32;
iMarch,$4.32; April, $4.32; May, $3.77;
June, $3.71; July, $3.71; August, $3.22.
And at the last named rate it
stood during the remainder of the
The increased duty went into ef
fect July 1, 1891 ; so that in January,
February and March at Liverpool
the average price was $4.22. Three
fourths of this was for United
States consumption, and the duty
on each box was $1.0S, But from
July onward the duty was $2.37,
which is an increase of $1.2.) per
box. Did the Liverpool exporter
add this $1.20, which will have to be
paid before landing in New York, to
the prices. Not at all. He
dropped his price by $1.10 per box
as 4 compensation to the United
States consignor, who would have
to pay the increased duty.
Nevertheless, the free trade
papers still are insisting upon it
that the American importer "pays
the tax, the whole tax imposed by
The population of Platiamouth
Is about 10,000, add we would eay
at least neo-half are troubled with
some effection on the throat and
lungs, as those complaints are, ac
cording to etaaistics, more numer
ous than others. We would advise
all our readers not to neglect the
opportunity to call on their drug
gist and get a bottle of Kemp's Bal
sam for the throat and lungs. Trial
size free. Large Bottle 50c- and $1.
Sold by all druirgist.
La -rlppe SuccessluHy Treated.
"I have just recovered from a sec
ond attack of the irrin this year,"
says Mr. Jas. O. Jones, -publisher of
the leader, Mexica Texas. "In the
latter case I used Chamberlain's
Cough remedy, and I think with
considerable success, only being in
bed a little over two days, against
ten days for the first attnek. The
second attack, I am ratslied, would
have been equally as bad as the
first but for the use of this remedy,
is I had to go to bed in about six
hours after being struck with it,
while in the first case 1 was able to
atiend to business about two days
before getting down. !V.) cent bot
tles for sale b 1". G. Fricke & Co.
ARE YOU GOING?
Twenty million visitors, at least,
are expected at the Columbian ex
position; and whether you expect
to be one of them or not, as an
American, naturally are you inter
ested in the preparations for the
grand event. A splendid paper in
Demorcst's Family Magaiine for
April. "The Evolution of the Great
Exposition, " is the best thing of the
kind that has yet been published
We offer lot) dollars reward for
any case of catarrh that can not be
cured by Hall's Catarrh Cure.
h. J. Cheney & Co. I'rops, loledo,
We the undersigned, have known
F. J. Cheney for the last 15 years,
and belive him pefeetly honorable
in all buisnesH transactionsand fin
ancially able to carry out an oblig
ations made ly tlieir iirm.
West .Si 1 max, Wholesale Drug
gist, 1 oledo Onto., aiding Kinnan
c Tarvin, holesale druggist lole
Ball's Catarrh Cure is taken inter
nally, action directly upon the blood
and mucous surfaces of the system.
Price, 7.V. per bottle. Sold by all
Druggist; Testimonials free.
The Handsomest Lndy In Plattsmouth
KcinnrKcu to a irietiu me outer
day that she knew Kemp's Balsau
tor the throat and lungs was a su
perior remedy, as it stopped her
cough instantly when other cough
remedies had no effect whatever. So
to prove this and convince you of
its merit, any druggist will give you
a sample bottle free. Large size aOc
Gentlemen would not use "Blush
of Roses" if it was a paint or pow
der, ot course not. it is clear as
water, no sediment to fill the pores.
of the skin. Its mission in to heal,
cleanse and purify the complexion
of every tniperiection, and insures
every lady and gentleman a clean,
sold Dy u. II
Snyder. Price 75 cei
Rheumatism cured in a day,
"Mystic Cure" for rheumatism and
neuralgia radically in 1 to 3 days
Its action upon the system is rem
arkable and mysterions. It removes
at once the cause and the disease
immediately disappears. The first
dose greatly benefits, 75 cents. Sold
i i.- t-ru i.r.
uy x. V7. nunc wvis.
rubber I intend to use la not common.
Every man who makes an innovation
and relegates established methods to
the past li in the beginning considered
a crank. But I do not mind any little
epithet of that kind."
"What ii the tall spire in the ves
sels?" "That, said the scientific oolonnL
"is the lookout It is a tower that can
be telescoped in a second to the surface
of the vessel's deck and erected in the
same space of time. It is 800 feet
high. There is only one smokestack
and it can be taken down in a minute.
CannonsF Ah! that is a secret, but I
shad tell you bocausn you are not a
promoter, in tbe rear oi me vessel
there is a turrot tower with four de
structive guns. You don t sue it, ehr
Well, neither do I, but if the enemy
appeared by manipulating machinery
here would rise from the hull of the
Vessel a turret, protected by indiarub
ber and ready to sink a fleet of iron
clads. Everything on the deck of my
indiarubber vessel can bo dropped be
low in a few moments."
"Have jou ever studied that branch
of mathematics which treats of trajec
The colonel had, and added: "My
boy, a bull dropped on the dock of one
of my vessels would bound a mile
high. There is absolutely no powder
or force strong euough to drive a ball
into the rubber."
"One more question, colonel. How
long have you had this peculiar elastic
idea?" "It came to mo as an inspiration five
year9 ago. 1 was in Chicago and a
weazened faced man with a voice that
Miundcd like the noise made by tear
ing calico made life miserable to me.
lie had a scheme and for a week ho
became my shadow, trying to get mo
to go into it. 1 worked out the india
rubber vessel ami for three hours I
earnestly explained to him the fortune
in it if he would accept the vice presi
dency. From that time ho has never
eaid 'scheme' to me again. I have
shown it to dozens of promoters and
have talked so much about it that 1
really think some kind of rubber can
be made to resist and throw back can
Have vou mentioned your idea to
Gen. Tracv, secretary of the navy?"
I am a democrat," s:od the colonel,
proudly. "You wait until a democratic
president is elected."
Col. luce is a liumort.st ami a practi
cal joker. A'. Y.Ik raid.
One of the best known English cy
clists is Montague Holbein, who was
born at 'I wickenliatn in 1861, ami not
long ago rode from Paris to Bordeaux,
I miles, in 21 hours, V' minutes and
J.r sei nllils.
Cardinal (iibbons ! a very regal and
imposing man in his robes of state, but
beneath them he wears a Very kindly
and gentle manner, lie is especially
fond of children amj likes to have them
The late Miss Anna iggleswrrth,
of ooston, it is said, gave away more
money in charity every year than any
other woman of that city, although
there are nianv ladies there who are
bwtli i ieli and goieroii
Count de la Miranda, husband of the
famous prima donna Christine Nilssmi
has been appointed Spanish Ambassa
dor to .Sweden and Norwav, and w ill
of course, reside at. Stockholm, the
great singer's birthplace.
The newest remedy f'r easicklH'SS
is the homeopathic one of drinking
sea-water, and in Jacksonville, Kla
a number of fat men are getting rid of
siiperiluous avoirdupois by inibibm
copious draughts of rainwater.
Mile P.ilcesco, the young Roumanian
recently admitted to practice law in
France, is a tall, graceful and dark-
haired girl of 'J3. .she is the only child
of a banker of Bucharest, and in that
city she has hung out her shingle.
The French Academy's first prize for
virtue, 2,000 francs, was awaniea tnis
year to Marie Sedier, of Bayonne, who
has devoted herself to placing deserted
children with peavants aud artisans,
Jn Reveri yean ihe has rescued twenty.
Spot Cash Hardware.
MANY YEARS AGO THE POET WROTE:
"Man wants but little here below,
Nor wants that little long."
It was true then and just as true to day, and fits our case exactly
ALL THAT WE WANT IS
Your Trade on
That is all; ''Nor do we want it long" just for a few years, say twenty
or more and if you will grant us this "little" our cup of happiness will
be full to overflowing.
In return you will have little to want, tor in these goods we offer the
best and most complete line made in this country to-day and
.t LFxiceo so Lcrw
That every time we fill out a quotation eheet we feel that we ought to be
accorded a place in history among the philanthropists for we are giving
the trade all the cream and keeping the skimmed milk for ourselves.
WILL TOU NOT GIVK U8 TUB "LITTLB" THAT WE WANT.
J. W. Hendee, & Co.
MOW IS YOU1H GUflpTGE.
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F. II. ELLEN BAUM, Prop.
Healthful, Agreeable, Cleansing.
Chapped Bunds, Wounds, Burns, Etc.
Bemoves and Prevents Dandruff.
WHITE RUSSIAN SOAP.
Specialty Adapted (or Use in Hard Water.
Ex-Governor Furnas writes: Send
me one dozen Kail Road I'ain Cure
with bill, it cures more aching ills
than any other preparation I have
used or known. 25c and 50c at O. II.
Snyder and Brown A Barrett.
The best of fresh meat always fonnd
in this market. Also fresh
Eggs and Butter.
Wild game of all kinds kept in their
ff SIXTH STREET
S HOLD AND PORCELAIN CROWNS
Bridge work and fine gold work a
B)B. 8TK1NAUB LOCAL as well aa other so
eetbetlcsKlTen tot tbe painless extraction ol
C. A. MARSHALL, Fitzgerald Bcl
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