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rWISMSIIKU DAILY AND WKKKLY
The Flattsmottth Herald FnliliSliiug: Co.
DAILY, deliver"!! hy carrier to any part of tli
WKKKLY. by iiinil.
One copy tlx months
One py om year
.. 1 10
Ke-;l.terd at the Tost CCce. .'UHiiiout1i. a
st co ml cla matter.
PEATTSMOUTH. MAHC1I Ul, 1S3.
g ! i - .. . ' .) J.
Tiik republican primaries were well
attended upon 13 1 evening, and good
men were nominated for the council.
Messrs. Mathews, Eikenbary, Fairfield
and Morrison are representative men,
and should have the support of all
Old John Brown is dead;
old John Iirown, but the man that
became lamous an the servant of Vic
toria, lie is said to hare been very
rich. lie has been with the (Jupcn
nearly, forty-five years say the dis
pattficp, and was a man of jrrent per
sonal courage, which he displayed on
tevcral occasions in the defence of
her Majesty' person. He nan a
Scotchman by birth, a tine clan-deal
scholar, and a tine Hnguiut, speaking
several lau(iiajres fluently.
Jt is not probable that the assistant
postmaster general, Mr. Frank Ilatton,
will receive the appointment of post-
master general, for the reason that a
verykinlluential portion of he press of
the country are bitterly opposed to
hitn. Especially is this the case in
" president Arthur's own state. It is
claimed by many that Mr. Ilatton is
not a large enough man mentally for
such a position, and that th Iowa
delegation in Congress aro opposed to
A total eclipse of the sun is lo oc
cur May Gth, but it will be visible as a
total eclipse only to those r. ho may be
in ships in the southern l'acific, or on
either Caroline or Flint Island. loth
.small and in that ocean. Thither the
zealous astronomers who wisli to see
the exhibition at its full will have to
go, though the way is long and diin
cult. Two Freieh expeditions are be
ing fitted out. Fugland will doubtless
send one, and one is being talked up
in this country. The eclipse "is to be
an unusually long oa nearly six
minutes and the astronomers hope to
gain from it additional knowledge con
cerning the sun's corona, the zodiacal
light and its relations to the sun's sur
roundings, and the small intra-mer-curial
planets that are supposed to'cir
culate iu the sun's immediate i-eih-borhood.
Wk have upon our table a copy of
the American Tribune, a twelve page
beamtifully printed newspaper from
.St. Louis, Mo. We hav8 glanced
through it in order to discover if pos
sible its mission, and conclude it is t:
be devoted to the "valley of the Mis
sissippi," the removal of the national
capital to St. Louis, and the choosing
of a simou puie tirst-class statesman
from Missouri as president of the
United States; all of which enter
prises doubtless the American Tribune
considers perfectly feasible, and as St.
Louis is doubtless one of the most
healthy moral cities iD the United
States containing ambitious statesmen
who woaild if pressed hard enough ac
cept the Presidency of this great re
public provided the Tribune suc
ceeds in removing the national cipitol
to St. Louis. We conc-Iudn the Tribune
hasabiillia.it and useful future be
The Inter Ocean makes note of a
painful rumor tiiat is in
among members of the bsr at Vask
ington that some of the bonorab't
justices of the supreme court are in
the habit of dropping off to sleep dur
ing the argument of cases, and on one
occasion when the legal luminary who
had the floor was not as brilliant aa
usual, it is said that one of the m.ist
distinguished occupants of the bench
actually snored. Perhaps thi- fact
ha3 come to the knowledge of Chief
Justice Waite, for he has ordered the
temperature of the supreme court
room, which has usually Lten about 7..
kept hereafter at 68. But if he de
sires to keep some of the justices
awake he will have to keep it so cool
that it will be necessary for them to
stamp around and slap their chests
continually to avoid being frozen to
death. C. 1J. Nonpareil.
The talk, talk, talk about what the
republican party of the great city ot
Omaha U going to do iu the April elec
tion must end and the fight must be
made or unconditional "phluui!x"bc hid.
The democracy of Omaha have roui
menced actual hostilities by uSaaage at
tack on the right, left and center all at
once what position have becu assigned
the Baihi IUzuoks under the emmand
of Gen. Hose water and the Creightiii.
the IIkuaiji is not yet able to say, but
we apprehend these valiant warriors will
be at the front with their war paint on ;
recent indications, if we can judge any
thing by the parliamentary skirmishes
which have been g'oicg on, would lead
one lo believe that they sre no holiday
soldiers. It in to be hoped that the med
ical director of the Herald staff will be
en hand with etrecbers and splints and
that the hUff will be decently cared for.
It has been urjred with a great deal
of loree that the (J rami Annv of the
itcpublic et apart the 9th day -of
April a a holiday, to be devoted to
rocruitinjj for the f Jrand Army, and
for ci'b-brat iou within the Pwits by
eaiFiplires nud appropriate exercises,
as each post may deem the most titling
ami appropriate. The 9th of April is
Ihf Anniversary of the surrender of
(eneral Lee' arinyat Appomattox
court house, the true dato of the final
overthrow of the rebellion. The Na
tional Tribune, in ("peaking of this
'For obvious reason the anniver
sary has never become a holiday. I'.y
common consent, the people of the
North and South have agreed that
the triumph of brothers over broth
ers should not bo thus perpetuated
in the memory of the fill 11 re genera
tions." This 14 riht, but still says the
Tribune, this is no reason why the
CI rand Army should not within its
organization notice and observe this
day. and so say we. It records the
surrender of the capital of the con-
leueracy, the surrender ot the cap
tain of the confederate armies. It is
the anniversary of the day that end
ed the loii-, weary, waiting and
watching of mot herd and wives for
their boy and husbands both north
and south, to return from the dread
field of battle.
It is t lie anniversary of the day
that heralded the news to the wait
ing, anxious world, that thi? was a
nation to be perpetuated under one
J common tla, in whose air no slave
could breathe; and that iU govern-
ment was to remain in the bauds of
the people, to be administered for
the people and by the people. There
are now about lf-0,000 members ot the
Urand Army of the Republic, whose
names are duly enrolled iu the differ
ent parts of the country, and we hope
the organization in Nebraska will
take steps to recognizeaud observe
this yth day of April as it should bo
Ituilro.uU and Shipper.
The Illinois railroad commission is,
under the law creating that curt,
having some very important questions
to arbitrate between the shipper and
the railroads, regarding the quantity
of goods shipped and the shortage in
weights. The shippers claim that the
contracts me roads loree them to en
ter into leaves the roads masters of
thr? situation, and control of both sides
o! me coniraci, mat vrne.i tnej' lail to
retvive the amount or quantity of
goods they ship, or the .-amo falls short
in tfeight, the road3 deny then the
right to produce evidence of such
shortage. The railroads produce their
bills of lading', reading "more or less,':
and say the law makes them the kole
arbiter as to whether they shall, undttr
the contract, adjust such losses to the
nipper. A ery recently in that state
tlia shippers and the roads wre befor
the commissioners upon complaint
made by the Receivers and Shippers'
association of Illinois; when great
abuses were uhowu to exist, shortage,
for instance, in weight often ran as
high as t.000 pound to a single car.
Tne roads stood upon their assumed
rights, and denied ths jurisdiction of
j the commissioners to either investigate
er arbitrate. This policy upon the
part of railroads is shortsighted and
the end luings retribution and disas
They have no right to take property
w ithout just ccmpedsation; thy can
not in tha end avoid the law govern
ing common carriers, nor can they
long construe it to compel the con
signee to deliver goods upon their own
terms. Might does net, nor necer trill
make right in this country.
YV e notice bv the Council lUufl
Xonparei! that the Council IJiufis &
Northern railroad is an assured fact.
ur readers will recollect that but a
X. -i . t ir
c cays ago, ine iikkai.u gave an
account ot a public meeting ot ciM-
zen.s of Council Bluffs with the agent
of the Uiagt.ual; since that date the
. T : . i f ' y Y k
laiitus 01 council iiiuiK', wno are
enterprising people, have organized
and incorporated the C. B. & North
ern 11. II., and have their engineers
already in the Held, ami they find the
people alonjr the proposed route,
reauy ana nuxiout 10 ncip uuuu me
road. We have, during tho past two
years, had several conversations with
prominent railroad contractors, who
called attention to the feasibility and
great, utsiraouiiy ot a road running
southwest from I'lattsmouth, into
middle Kaiuas, either as a feeder to
t he B. & M. and C. B. & Q. or as an
independent line to connect with
some main line, tc be built northeast
through luwa; theso gentlemen pre.
dieting that ultimately, nuch a rail
road would be I uilt. The Diagonal
coming to I'iatUinouth has the right
to cross the U. It. bridge here, and
thus it will find prepared for it a
crossing into Nebraska. The IIki:ai.i
desire to call the attcutiou of Messrs.
b itzgcrabi; Ciibhing and other ot Ne-brat-ka'4
enterprising and reliable
railroad builders, to this enterprise.
DAYII) DAVIS' ANXIETY.
The Star s ijs ex -Senator David Davif
realizes that his ponderous weight ia au
element of danger, reQuiring "eternal
vigilauce" to guard against s possible
crash. lie i-5 u careful about putting
his foot forward where tha ground is un
known as au elephant, and is always ex
ceedingly -nervous when riiing in eleva
tors. He never wanted anybody else in
with him when going op or down in the
senate, but if there was a crowd ready
to enter, the -nnlor would stand bck :
and wait for the next tiij rather than to ,
liok his three hundred ami odd pounds j
with a number of pa.'-serwei i. He nould i
jaisli Into the car hurridiy and say to j
the conductor: "'Now, do lilit on;i
don't wait for anybody elm." If on of
the bells ranrr lie v.oid.1 c t h the cmi- 1
dttctor by the arm and say. imploringly:
"Don't take anybody cine on; it is posi
tively dangerous you know. Tin thing
might break downv' The neiiatoi.s knew
of Judge Davis1 nervousness, and some
of them used to follow him in a group
and crowd in with him to enjoy his anx
iety and the expression of relief with
which he used to step out of the cur at
Mk. Uouscy is now on the witness
stand in the hands of Mr. It. T. Mer
rick, of counsel for the government,
on cross-examination. If the cross
examination is equal to the price the
United .States is paying for it, Mr.
Dorsey is liable to have a hard time
BOYD & LARSEN,
Contractors and Builders.
Will jrlve estimates on all kinds of work. Any
order leu at the Lumber Yard or 1'ost
Otllce will receive proinot attei'tioti
Heavy Truss Framing,
for bams :mJ laiye lmihiins a specialty.
eier.ee i-i ily (0 .1. V. Vw;i.!
baeh or J;. A. Y iiiei iiian &
W. Me La 1 oiu.in",
IB nsr iec:
Oars the very best faciiiliej for the prompt
traueactlon of legitimate
stocks, r.on.is. noid, ciuverument and Local
oeouillies iiiiiiyni ami soiii, ueposiisn-eeiv
ol and inteiest allowed on lime t'ertiii-
calee. Draft-' druwu. available in any
uart oi l:nireil States itnd ail
the prhieipal towns of
Collections made & promptly remitted.
Highest market price paid for County War
rants, State aLd County 15o:ids.
John II. ClarK.
A. K. Touzaliu,
K. C Ciis-liiug,
l,eo. ii. livt y,
f . 1:. v. iiue.
A. W, ilcLanskllJi.
Bank c Cass County
CotLcr Mairraiidrxtirstreets.'" '
1 JOHX IILACK. I'residcnt, )
1 J. M. rATTKlisON. Cashier, j"
Transacts a General Mlm Business.
HIGHEST CASH PBICE
Paid J or County and City Warrants.
and iioni.t'y remitted for.
DIKF.CCTOltS : j
John Black, J. M. 1'aiter.son, C. II. I"ai i;iel
F. K. Gutlnaann, J. .Vo'sissey, A. llT i
Sinitli. Fred Gorder. 51 ly i
WEEPING WATER. - NEB.
E. L. ItEED, President. I
11. A. (JIBSON, Vice-President.
Ii. S. "WILKINSON. Cashier. !
A Gsneral BaEiing Business Traveled.
ltecelved. and Interest allowed oa Time Cerii-
Drawn available in any part of the United
Stales and ail tlio princlp il cities of Enropr.
Ay ftits for the celebrated
Mug Line of IMwi
This beautiful three story brick idructure. 011
lower Maid street, has just been finished and
fitted up for the aceonu-aodation of
EVERY THINS- NEW AND CLEAN
A Good Bar ln tw,Xlk tha
27tf. FRED GOOS. Propr.
Blake's B"ilfling up Stairs,
Where they are d 1 c ivinga complete line of all kinds of
PIEC13 GOODS V SUITINGS,
We also wish to inform tho citizens of I'lattsmoulh that we have made
ytng? Cleaning vs" Repairing
On short notice, and warrant satisfaction.
The Finest Pressed .Brick
A 'IVU A
Orders received for any quantity
and tilled in a satisfactory maimer.
Those contemplating to build
should examine our work, the
quality of our bricks and prices.
ITard, in rear of ISoniier Stable,
rt i R 1
Everything haml-made and
NEXT DOOR WEST
PIS A M
fj f rfi ie ii . B P rs- "fi- r. s U rvi. r-
h&hb liUU IIV 1101! 1
WAYMAN & KIRBY,
3?latt smontli .
IRON FRONTS, HOUSE COLUMNS, '
Our facilities for heavy work in Columns mid Cu' iius f.r
not surpassed m the State.
MACHINE REPAIKIKG of all kinds.
fur all classes of work in iron.
1'atiomze AeiiiaKa ninmuaetiti-.Ui?.
freight and time.
Parties building iu any part of the State
n a -4
March 11th, 188-2.
- A N
-'"' nil w mvN
At Wholesale and Kctail. Cash
paid for all kinds of country
produce. Call and see ine
Opposite First National Bank.
T HJ JZ 3K 2i 15 Y
MMrraiitocl. Cal in and pcu n.
TO THE LATE FIRE.
Business Houses a
Cur Machine Shop is
fully cqutjped I
c duplicate alt
sheuM write 1
or our lei ms of ca:-
tt 2X-TJ. .--mrwsmrm 9 .
PLATTS MOUTH. NEf;.
id Tinners' Stock
OF ALL KINDS
FOR SALE BV
ST. LOUIS, MO
cr ale by J. g
Will IlIJV and HKl.L all kinds of
Will advj'iue money mi all
on lower Main street,
Cj'jiosite The Old Puhi: Building.
l'lattsnioi.th. Vi b. 1st. 1 S:.-- 1 C tf .
(Successor to Htreisht JL .Tliller,)
M A N V I'AC'l 1; Ut K )l
A I;ir;;' line nl
Saaillss Bridles, Collars, Whips, k
always in stock.
Repair hi j of all kinds neatly done tit
-.liiin Street, bet veen Kourt'n and t'lflli,
O. '1. KTK!-.;;IIT. I!u-l!i( M ir.;i;:-r.
m 1 art
aily I:e;t in a
an! all k?i:d of uiuy
Also, a vei'j complete tteek of hunetai Goods,
j EMBLEMS, &c.
oar New and clefrant ln-ars-: i alv. :iv In
j Iiemember tiie placo, in UNION
ir ftr-w ;--ii, .(,,.-. tmv
Doors sonth of Cass Coun
"Vhear we i:i;iy he found n''it or day.
HARRIS & UNRUH,
hoi:se s:roKif; & wagon
All in3s cf Fara'imsleWnts Ken-2e.l
Neatnes-" and Disp:i!c!i.
Iiorse, 3Iule.: Ox Shoeing.
In short, we'll shoe anything that haf
four feet, from a Zebra to a Giraffe.
Come n l see us.
i n Fitth St. between Main asi Vine St re
e corutr from the xicw UKKAi.i
Wagon, Buggy, Machine and Plow re
pairing, and general jobbing
I am now prepared to do n kinds of reiriuir
01 farm and other niaehlnerv, as theie
Is a good lathe iu my shop.
The old Reliable Wagon Maker
has taken charge of the wason shop.
He Is well known as a
NO. 1 WORKMAN.
Xew Wacoai and ISngrte ntde to
$ w I? H
I Ji VI J J
J ust Eecoivcd.
A fINK I.I N V. ttV
MEERSCHAUM AND BRIAR PIPES
l)K inti:"r lirHtTATKN.
A Challenge Gc Cigar,
K -elnlly niaili- for the retail Ir.ule only, at
Pepperbcrg's Ciar Factory.
CALL AT Till:
II. A. WATERMAN & HON,
Wlioir.iiU and Kelall Healer In
l'oiiitli 't reet. In re;irt,f 0era House,
1'LATTSMOIITII, - N VA'll ASM A.
A CoMOii-SeHse licmcdv.
o inore Illn ciitiat isit:, Coul or
IiDiiietlidls Relief Warranted.
Pmosiiriit Core GnantDteerj
I 'lrr ir,itn c tulilixhrtl ntnl ii rcr l(iioi i t nil
in ii Hint.lh riK, m iilr. iir i liniuir. Ilrjrr I'l il
In nmhiiiil jihiiKiciitiu anil (ImijiWk fur the
Htitiittiuu nf SnIicuUcii.
I liK ONLY IIISS(H,Vi;it III' IHK POISON'.
(M S Pi:i: A ll Willi II KXISIS I.N 1IIIC
lll.OOll OF KliKl AiA'l'HJ AMI tiOlMY 1'A
ill'.MS. HAI.II VMCA in knriwn ,w a (oininon
'!,( rriKdy, li;;iiif-3 it Htrlki-H dircolly at tlio
cauwi; ot I:h uni;iHr in, Ontit and Ni-ui alfOa.
w liiin so many so-culled Kpt-i-ilir anl mippii.ti-d
j:i n M"i-;is only treat locally the effeeN.
II has lieen eoneeded ly eitiinrnt sclent IstM
thai tmtward abdications, kiic!i un I" 1 1 1 ' 1 1 1 ;
u it li iiihi, oint int ills, liiiii;e:ils. pijJ Ho'itjiln
lotions wiii not eradicate llie-(- lir.ieaueH 'which
an the result of Ihc j)i:ioi.iut; of th hlon
with ( nc Acid.
MA l.M' Y!H'.1 vorki with iiiaivc!i;in ef
feet on t his Hcirl and so ri'itiiiv" the ilironler.
It is liov i;iei:.ive!y Un(i If V itH i-'fllhl jit Cll
physicians of Amei i"a and lituojie. Highest,
iMe'dn-al Academy of I'm m reports Uj per eent
euref in three days.
271 E IVC 3ZJ TsL 13 33 Ti.
that. SAMi:Tlil(M is a eertain eur for
liilKl MA l IS.M, I, oil and N Kl'KA I.I 1 1 A.
The most iLtensi paiim are suhducd almost iu
frlaiiily. Oic. Ita trial. Ilelief unarai.led or money
'i lioiivaaiji tl tc-ti'T.ioa's .'t on iipolica
liou. ' . .
&i a r.ojc. i; liojien .ir .
Sent free hy muil on receipt of rnonf).
ASK VOL'l: Dnl'OOI.ST roi: JT.
IJiit'lonot In; deluded into l.tkinp; lmitationw
or Huhi-tit utf-M, nr soniethinj ii i oiiuneniled an
"jnsi ;h izooil '." I:i-is: ou the teuuine with th
i.ame ol WAsIIiii'KM; .t CO., on each box.
w hich is (iaranlecd ;heiiiieany tin;- I'lidciOH.
Hinatuie, an inilisiienhitile. ici'piMite to losiiii
suteiH in tn; trcutn.ejit, 'lake n other, or
send to itii,
Wasliburvio & Co., Proprietor.
2i7 Ilroadwav. cor. P.cadv St.. NEW V'licK.
I'ei inatitly I'.ner o II iimhiij;- hy nun Month's
UMai?" of Or. Oi.nlardV Oli.l.ialcd t;ft;lih)
l"it powder-. To eouvinee ! nflcrers that liiet
Powi'.ers will do a'l we claim for them, we v.Kj
-end t P.i-iii hy mail, post paid, a Kree J rial Ihij,
As Dr. Oarland is the only Physician l h;tt 1:3
ever mail tliix ti-.ea-.e :i special si;:i1y. und as
loom knowledL-i tlmtisai d- have l-ocn ner
I nianeUy cured hy the u-e of there Powtlis,w e
w ill !iar-i:it'e a pi innt;eiit core In every case,
or leliiiid "U .di i"i.fi.-v ( p'-l.rh-d. A'l si'.St
ers should give these Powder1 un rail,- irlJf
I ai.d he cosiv meet of t!i"i: ettrativs; iiirr'. '
J riee. lor i.liz l-ove, v.; ij-i, ir i:'e. r !0.
Seiil hy maii lo any p-trt of the I'ni'.od S:-iteii, '
or r.-inaiia, on reci ipt of juice. .or hy evinrsi.
C. ). 1. Addiess, '
a six & i:op.i;JNS.
ralioii St., iiiooklyn. N.
l: c. 28,'h. l -.-i 41, ly.
Notice to Piiysieians.
Notice i- lierebv j.!ven tha! h'ds will ho r--
noon of the 21! day of April, 1 Mi, .for ttie no d :
ical attendance and luiuirhni-f of meli, ir,o
for county charge anil iomalen of county
Poor House a lid Jail for one year. 'J he Com-iiiis-ionTs
re-erve the ri'lit to reject any oral!
hid-. I;y order nf County 1 ommissioners.
Witness my Jiai,. and otVieiai heal, thii Ttli
d.i of March, .1. V. .Ik..m.M'h,
wilrj l ouaty C'l.-ik.
1 Xi .
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I- 5! 7i o
""l sv r S- ,3
VJj Z o t
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LAFE CNEIL, Prop'r.
Ml HnttOR Port Veil CMciens.&c,
ConetantlT on band.
Also, alt kinds of CIAMK in seanon, aod ev
erything kept Ins.
FJRST-CL.4SS A2I-MT IIOI f
At lowvut postiMe rates.
North Side Main St bit. 4th -. '
eaiy pulttsmoutu. nkb
"tar biuu5 ,v -
.. a i" -v- ' J ,