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I'LATTSMOUTII, Nti.UtASKA. MO DAY EVBXIXG, JUjY li, lSS'i.
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.1. V . Maim ins
Beef, Pork, Muti
on and Vea
ri ni.isn ui daily ami wkkkly
The Plattsmouili HeraltJ PaWisIiini Co.
smtfAMAJV. maw & &:!!.,
KurrrNitors to A. . II ATT.
XlJj AIJQ,IT7VXd,T?i:-R.3 FOE CHOICE
' DAILY, il-lii'i-il ly carrier to ;m part of the
; Per Week 1"
I'm- .Mom li
IVr Year 7 im
j WKKKLY. t.y mail.
I One copy months -I n
oiuT'Jjy !. year ' "
KckMciciI at ti.e I'ost 2ice. riattxiuoiitli,
Mecond clas" mailer.
AT WHOLESALE AND RETAIL.
"n rt-il Hunts, !:u-oii. Suit iMi-ats of all kinds,
:tnl all otlu-r artit'K's kfjt in a lirt-rla
Th Highest Market Price
s meat market.
Hides, Wool, Pelts,
Fn;sli Lake Trout and White Fish Every Thursday
Full Line fjieucral Merchandise.
Largest Stock and Lowest Prices.
( 'all and Satisfy Yourself
JOSEPH V. WECKBAGHS.
Oh, Yes !
(tar ito ml
have arrived, anl I will eontinue to sell
Seeds & Notions
I )iv.-s Joo.-, Trimininrs Ete., at i.owkk puicrs than
anv other imnst in the eoiintry.
Also a full line of
' Tin iiii'IiiIm! of I lie 1Ci.iiii!i1ic:lii St:lle t '111
tr:il Committee are requested to inert at I lie 1
i I'axton Motel, In the en y of Omaha, on Thtirs
I lav. .June 28. Ikk;!. at seven o'clock, p. m.. for
j the purpoHe. of lixihg the (tale ami iaee for
lioliluii' a convention to nominate eainlKiaies
for .luile of Supreme Court anil kenent of the
I nlversity, ami Mich oilier uiisine as may
properly tome before it.
;. W. E. DOUSKY, Chairman.
Fremont. June 9. 18M3.
To the front, is tli motto of the Ne
braska coi n crop.
We heard a man grtimhling yester
day because our cora crop needed rain,
and we were not getting it.
District reunion commences tomor
row at Weeping Water, and we hope
to see our O. A. It. members generally
The democracy of Ohio ttnderstuiid
very well (hat if thoy hope to keep
Juilc lloadly and that stripe of poli
ticians in their ranks any longer, they
have got to reward them..
Ouu democratic friem's may possibly
find amusements in the fact that one
f the viot esidents of the rece nt re
publican state convention was a color
ed man, a slave in the days of demo
cratic ascendency who was sold
mm the block. The man's name
is Madison Ithotl"?, of Mahuska coim
tv. Sioux City Journal.
Evans, the Kentnckian, who rattles
around in the chair rilled by (Jen liaum.
whenever h cuts oil an official head
remarks: "That's the manner of man
I am." Should it happen that his own
fficial head shall be thrown into the
official basket he will hardly be able to
I ell what manner of man he is, though
he iniyht appreciate the character of
the otlicial executioner.
In the contest which would take
place for the Senatorship from Ohio in
the event of the Democrats having the
majority in the legislature of that
ttate Senator Pendleton's civil service
record will hardly liripliim. Gen.
Durbin Ward has anro-invei his adhe
sion to the old .Jaeksolan doctrine " To
the victors neiong the spoils." That is
the doctrine which the average Bour
bon believes in.
at jr:ees to defy com .etioii.
Groceries &' Crockery
GLASS A2SI fcU K KXM WAltE,
Also Choice Rrands of Flour.
Agent ir the (Jermaii Fire Insurm-e Co., Freeport, 111.; German
"Fire Insurance Co., Peoria, 111.; Manhattan Life Insurance Co.,
Western Horse and Cattle Insurance Company,
Fire Insurance Policies Issued in the English and German Languages
Steamship Tickets sold fn in and to Europe over the Hamburg
American Packet Co., and the North-German Lloyff. Agents for
100,000 acre of land on the Northern Pacific railroad in Dakota.
(Ghrace & TMerolff
Uemockats in Ohio seem to admit e
Judge lloadley, their nominee for Gov
ernor, first, because he was an anti
slavery democrat, and left the party
bcrause he despised its leanings to
wards that institution; second, be
cause he was an abolitionist of the
Greeley stripe and followed the great
Tribune editor back into the Democrat
ic party; third, because he couldn't
swallow Sammy Tildeu and reform,
and voted for Hares in 1876, ani
fourth, because being a professional
tender-foot and reformer in politics, he
naturally ctune to the front in a volu
minous and exhaustive argument in
defense of Oregon Oonin, and the na
tional Democratic larceny act of at
temping to steal the electoral vote of
Oregon for Tilden and Hendricks.
No old stock to work off. The latest patterns cf
GLASS -A-nSTTD OTBBISrSWAR IE
FLOUR AND PROVISIONS. THE HIGHEST MARKET PRICE
PAID FOR COUNTRY PRODUCE.
DREW BUILDING, PLATTSMOUTH.
Women as Officeholders-
Washington National Republican:
There is a small class of people dis
posed to carp and object to the em
ployment of women in the public ser
vice. Now that years of trial have
shown the efficiency of these women,
the objectors change their tactics and
object to the promotion of women un
der the civil service rules.
Up to 1S00 there were very few wo
men employed in any of the depart
ments at Washington, or elsewhere in
the public service. At the present
writiug5 out oi about 2,400 employes in
the treasury, 700 are women. About
200 are employed in the pension office,
the postoffice, the war department, the
bureau of engraving and printing, and
the government printing office.
The treasury officials report that wo
men are especially proficient as count
ers of mouej", stamps, etc.
The dead-letter office has a number of
women employed who are remarkably
proficieut. In the census bureau there
were a large number of women, and
(Jen. Walker, the supcriatendeut. bore
testimony to their general lidelity and
efficiency. Th?re is no department in
which the women are employed that
their work will not cjmpare favorably
both in quantity and quality with that
doae by the men.
Many ot these women have onerous
home duties to per too in. Somejof them
before reaching the office, in addition
to the ordiuary work of the breakfast
table, have to give attention to the
children and arrange for all the details
oi domestic duty during the day. Mauy
of the womeu in the departments are
connected with the best families of the
country, northaud south, are highly
educated and cultured, and are favorite
guests at the most elegant and exclus
ive entertainments given in Waelung
ton. In tine, the women clerks have
achieved a success which they well de
serve. Sioux City Journal.
Since the Secrcfaty of the Treasury
ko cleverly disposed of the "assisted
emigrant'' question in his official note
to Officers liohiiisou, we ate probably
at an end f that brunch of the pauper
qu-stioii. There may be authority
under the I'. S. statute, cited by the
Sccrcbiry, b prevent thi ela-s f emi
gration from lauding at Ca-tl; tiarden.
We M-rio'iIy dutibt it, and the New
York antlmrii ie apparently either
liu!l their power to pr vent the html -in
of i hese penple, cr lack the proof,
t which Secretary I'olger very point
edly calls .Mr. Ihibinsou's attention, t
authoi j.i- them in ui-inir roice to pie-
vent the disembarkation f these so
We believe it is a fact th;l in this
respect this country has been more or
less im pobed upon by the English gov
erunieut, in regard to Irish emigration
for years, ami now, since the matter
has attructed such widespread atten
tion, it will fall to the lot of the next
American Congress to take ttrong
"rounds auain.-t the imposition; not
only in our own behalf
but in behalf ot the Irish people who
i;re thus compulsorily driven to leave
their houses and seek protection beneath
the American Hag. .Misrule and ruis
govornrcent, that drive a people from
their native land, are not palliated in
the least bv the tvrants assisting the
oppressed in seeking an asylum from
his despotic rule. Refined oppresion
in the irovernment of a' people is the
very worst of evils, because it is the
hardest to correct. 1 he Euglish rule
over Ireland is utterly selfish and cruel,
whilst it i;: justified by that great na
tion u nder the guise of an enlightened
and constitutional rule.
Widle America has always professed,
and alwavs held, the kindliest feelings
for the oppressed of the old world, our
self interests, since our population has
become so numerous, prompt this gov
ernment to take ample and complete
precautions ngainst an emigration
which would be a burden upon the self-
supporting people ot tins country.
The policy of this government has al
ways been to encourage emigration, but
it is not to our interest to permit our
country to be made an almshouse ior
European paupers who are unable to
take care of themselves. It is self-sup
porting emigrants we need; conse
quent! y.for the government to prohibi,
emphatically, that class of emigrants
being shipped in upon us by England,
or any other European power, should
not and ought not be taken and con
strued by any nation or class as a dis
position on the part of the American
government to check or discourage the
flow of emigration to our shore?.
John ! itzok.ua i.o, a. w. M Lai win. in
XiTjr JVC 33 IE Ivj.
ok ri.A rrsMot' i ii. nkhkaska.
OlI'Mslln- very tst faollitii-s for lli
t r:iui-a-t ion of li-jii imalf
Stocks, IIoikIs, OiiIiI, On -l nllK-ll t aiiU l.o-:t
Sen i nt it Itnil ".lit ami Sold, lc Ml receiv
ed ui:'l interest allotted on lime ( erl ill -cute-,
I H alt draw ii. avail. il.le In any
p u t of tin- t inted State ami all
tin- nuicial touiix oi
Collations vuhIk f- jHomptly remitted,
Highest market prieec pan! for County War
rants, State ai.U County ilond.
Tiik writer in our Saturday's Yox
I'opuli uses some rather sharp tacks in
his pointers on the evils aud shortcom
ings of our present revenue system, in
regard to the listing and assessment of
personal "property. Before the Board
of Equalization, the other day, one of
our wealthiest men was heard to make
the startling admission that it was a
fact, that the poor men ot this country
paid the taxes. The HfcitALD wants
right here to say, that there is a heaD
of truth in that frank admission, and
begs leave to suggest that a very great
deal of the shame aud wrong of this
lameutable state of affairs lies, first
with the assessor, and second with the
seared consciences of the wealthy indi
vidual who subscribes to the oath at
tached to his personal list, with the
mental ieservation that he is listing
his properly at as high a valuation as
his neighbor; however, if this perjury
would stop here, there might be some
efficacy in the mental reservation dodge,
but it does not stop; the naked fact Is
that lots of men of means in Nebraska
stand squarely up before the assessor
and refuse to give him the true amount
of their property. This is a statement
that is susceptible of proof in eyeiy
city, town or village in Nebraska. It is
a lamentable state of affairs, and we
fully believe the same state of affairs
existed during our Saviour's existence
on earth, and that it was about this
state of morals he had discovered in
the rich ruler, when He said him,
"For it is easier for a camel to go
"through a needle's eye than for a rich
"uiau to enter into the kingdom of
In other words, we want to be under
stood as laying tin re m'gLt b3 a
small chance for this class of citizens
if they would disclose all their proper
ty when under oath, and tluu swear
down the valuation, but we can't un
derstand hoio they can take that oath
and keep back the property.
The poor man's "little all'' is. in
tight he cannot hide it, the other fellow
has the opportunity to and does hide
it, and therein, lies the difficulty, and it
is a grevlous wrong which ought to be
righted. One other observation the
Herald wants to throw In right here,
is this. The man who lies the ino&t
aud pays the least, will always be
found to be the man who -howls the
loudest "about high taxes.
.lolin FitGerald A. K. Toiialln
.John It. Clark. It. C. Cii-lilng
(ieo. K. llovey. K. K. White.
A. W Mcl.auirlilln.
WEEPING WATER. - NIUl.
E. L. REED, President.
li. A. GIBSON, Vice-President.
R. S. WILKINSON. Cashier.
A (Isneral Banking Business Transacted.
Received, anil Interest allowed on Time Certi
Drawn available iu any part of the United
Stales and all the riuciial cities of Knroe.
Agents for the celebrated
Mm Line of steamers.
Bank Cass County
CotneiMaia and Sixth Streets.
1 JOHN BLACK. President. I
1 J. M. iATXEKSON, Cashier, f
Transacts a General lnm Busiusss.
HIGHEST CASH TRICE
Paid lor County and City Warants.
and promptly remitted for.
Join- IMack, J. M. 1'att; lson, C. II. Tarn el
V. II. Ciithmann, .1. Morrifsey, A. 15.
mitli. Kind i rder.
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HOiiSE SHOEIXd &
All Kinds of Farm implements Mended witt
Neatnxs? and Dispatch.
llorsc, Mule& Ox Shoeing,
n short, we'll shoe anything that hap
four feet, from a Zebra to a Giraffe.
Come and see us.
n Filth St. between Main aai Vine Street
jst across le corner from the hkw HEUAL
CITY of PLATTSU0UTJ1
Valuable outlots for residence pur
poses. -rSage's addition lien south-weat of
the city, and' all lots are very easy of
access, and high and sightly.
For particulars call on
E. SAGE, Pronrr,
SAGE'S HARDWARE STORE,
Plattsmout h. Neb.
DEALERS IN ALL KINDS OF
IEIETJ I -A.I1TTS, LIMB,
A KINK LOT OK
M A C K 1 : 1 : 10 L, L A 1 5 1 i A I )( ) U I: 1 IE III 1 1 N ( i , TK(H J 'J W I L I) W A V li
(X)I) FISn, Abo h clioico lot of
X.S202TS ANS ORANGES.
We bavo a Uno ctock of
CHOICE FAMILY CfM 0 CERIES,
fancy rands of
MINNESOTA, KANSAS AND MISSOURI FLOUR.
I have in fdoc a Uno linn of
Queensware, Glassware, Lamps.
- &c. All our good are new and frcnli.
Will Exchange lor Country Proflnce. Linseed Oil Meal Always on Han
Next door to Court IJonse, I'lattenioutli, Neb,
Mda2w3.n - Mm B MURPHY & CO.
FILOTO, FISEB, !
At Wholcsalcand Hictail. Cash
paid for all kinds of country
produce. Ca 11 and sees me.
Opposite First National Ifia-nk.
JT. IF. IB ATDMlEirSTJE JK.
Daily Express Trains for Onivha. ('hicao,
Kansas City, St. I -on is. aud all points Hast,
l hroiiKli Cars via Peoria to liidiaiiapolin. Kle
Kant PiiUrnau Palace Cars and duv coa-lies on
all tliiongh trains, and Dining car." east of Mis
Dally Kxpree train for Denver ynnrtini
in Union Depot ,or all ikm fits In Colorado. Utah.
California and the eut ire Wert. The advent of
this Y.ue fcives the traveler a w lioute to the
We.st. with scenery and advantages -uiu-fj'jaled
Tlirongli Tickets at the Lowest Rateo are on sale at all Hie Important tdatlon. and taeiraie
will he checked to destination. Any information as to rates, routes or time tables will be
cheerfully furuiahed upon application to any apenf or to
P. S- EUSTIS, General Ticket A Kent. Omaha. Neb.
BURLINGTON- hOU FL
(CiiicagOt Burlington & Qulncf road.)
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GOING EAST AND WEST.
Elegant Day Coaches, Parlor Cars with Reeiiii
ing Choirs (seats free), 8moiri:i7 Cars, with Hr
vjlrituj Chairs, Pullman Palace Hleepin-i Cars and
the famous C. B. & Q Dining CJtrs run datiy to and
from Chicago & Kansas (Jity, Chicago Si Council
iBluiis, Chicago A Dcs Moines. Chicago. St. Jo
iaepb, Atchison & Topeka. Only through line be
tween umcAo, uneout s. uenver. i nrouira cars
between Indianapolis Council Bluffs via Peoria.
All connections made in Union Depots. It is
known as the great THBOUGH CAR LINK.
GOING NORTH AMD SOUTH
Solid Trains of Eleeant Par Coaches and Pull
man Palace Steeping Cars are run daily to aud
rom St. Lsniis. llannihal. Ouincy. Keokuk.
Burlinirton. Cedar Iauids and Albert Lea to bt
Paul and Minneapolis: Parlor Cars with lUtciinintrl
Chairs to and from St. Iout sod Peoria endtbl
and from 8t. uouis and Ottumwa. Only one
cnanpo or cars net ween ri . louis ana uvm
Moines. Iowa, Lincoln, rebraska, and Denver.
It is universally admitted to be the
Finest Equipped Railroad In the World for all Clates4f Travel-
I. J. POTTER, 3d Yiee-Pres'tand Oenl Manager. PERCEVAL LOWELL. Gen. Pas. Act, Chicago.
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