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PLATTSMOUTII, XEBKASKA, Fill DAY EVENING, JULY" C, 1883.
-NATIIA-X 1 1 ATT.
Beef. Pork. Mutton and Vea
HnrrrNitorH to A. . IIATT.
I IS VVlDQTUItlTIEIRS IFOIR. CHOICE
AT WHOLESALE AND RETAIL.
Surar-CiireI limns, 1:.i.-.,m, Suit
ami all other artirlcs k-jt
The Highest Market Price Paid for
Fresh Lake Trout
and White Fish
THE DAYLIGHT STORE!
Full ILine Gc.ueral v Merchandise.
Larrest Stock and Lowest Prices.
Call and Satisfy Yourself
JOSEPH V. WECKBAC
have arrived, ami I
Dress Goods, Trimmings Etc., at lower prices than
any other house in tlie country.
Also a full line of
at prices to defy convection.
Also Choice Brands of Flour.
Agent for the German Fire Insurnce Co., Freeport, 111.; German
'Viro Insurance Co., Peoria, 111.: Manhattan Life Insurance Co.,
Western Horse ami Cattle Insurance Company,
Fire Insurance Policies Issued in the English and German Languages
Steamship Tickets sold frc m and to E-irope over the Hamburg
American Packet Co., and the North-German Lloyd. Agents for
100,000 acres of land on the Northern Pacific railroad in Dakota.
No old stock to work off. The latest patterns cf
GLASS j&JSTJD CTTIESIsrS W"A.IR, IE
PROVISIONS. THE HIGHEST MARKET
PAID FOR COUNTRY PRODUCE-
"J. AV. Mautuis
Meats of all kinds,
in a iirst-elass meat market.
Hides, Wool, Pelts,
v. ill continue to sell
m, mi mm
riULLSHED DAILY ASI) WEKKLY
The Plattsmouth Herald PablisMne Co.
DAILY, delivered by carrier to auy part of tlie
I'erWeek 5 is
Per Year 7 ot
WEKKLY. by mall.
One ropy six months SI o(l
m; pjy one year 2 00
i:-fNlr'il at in) Post Office, Plattfmouth. a
Hrcoud cIxsh iu.it I -r.
An exchange culls the toy pistoj
" tlie devil's own implement.'' We
would like, to know what that paper
would chmtt-n one of these modern
lire cracker, tlie size of a Nebraska
ear of corn, which the bad boy touches
oil" under your window about 1 o'clock
tlie morning f the lib.
Alt y-Ocneral liiewslir now wears
a full Miit of ecru pontic', with his
cambric ruflles. I'rot IJaird wears an
entire tuit of ecru linen. The inter
prefer of the Chinese I,e;ation, with
loose pantaloons, wear a loose sack,
closed up in front, made of checked
jin;ha!i), and over it a sleeveless waist,
with high neck, of thin b!ack gauze
His small skull-cap is apparently of
black horsehair plaited. His cue reach
es nearly to bin feet.
General' Crook's campaign after
the Aparhes was very ably conducted
in Omaha, the other evening, and many
scalps were taken. The General is
continuing his campaign under the di
rections of the Interior aud war de
partments!, and is just now performing
a desperate forced march in a Pullman
sleeper toward "Washington City.
Should any of these desperate red
fckins be so unfortunate as to be caught
laying around the lobby of the Inter
ior department when the Gei.eral ar
rives, wc would cot give much for their
This last "raid" (on Washington) is
is supposed to wind up the usual and
accustomed spring campaign against
the Indians, conducted under the aus
pices of the Iuterior department.
An anti-monopolist convention will
meet in Cmcago on' Wednesday, the
4th day of July. Au anti monepolist
is a man who wants the monopolists
to divide, a. monopolist is an incor
porated fellow who keeps a president
anil a secretaiy, and has the iiack of
riding around on special trains and
picking up things that will pay. A
monopolist never holds a convention,
lie has to nail up his front door ana
live across the way in some other mau's
house to get away from the mass con
vention of fellows that are always in
pension on his front steps ready to show
him how he cms become a rich mau
Hence he never goes into a convention.
His race is to keep out of one.
The geutiemen who have no
interest in anything, who
own no farms, no mines, no railways,
no stores, whom no duty would protect,
even if it were levied upon postage
stamps or quarter do lais. to whom un
hody brings plans for getting rich, and
whose main resource tor the promotion
of the general property is to pass
resolutions denouncing tlie generally
prosperous are'anti-inonopolists. They
will compete with the small boys and
thfire crackers in the effort to monop
olize the attention of the people ol
Chicago next Wednesday Inter Oce.au
THE DAY TOWARDS OUR
Roscoe Conkling said, the other day
in reply to the queslion of an acquaint
ance and frttndly journalist in regard
to the ex Senator's views uuon political
affairs in the country, that he was tired
of the jealousies and worry of political
life, and that it was impossible for any
one deeply in it to have any friends.
This is true of the life of public men
in America today. We fully believe
there is not a prominent man in Amer
ican politics today who will not, if he
testifies honestly, and candidly from
his i xperience, within his own political
family, admit that Mr. Conkling speaks
the truth when he mildly puts it Hip
: jealousies and worry of poiilical life."
Since the dark days of the rebellion,
Roscoe Conkling has, until within the
past two years, been continually in the
public service, representing the first
State in the Union, in our American
Congress; and during this, his twenty'
years of public life, amid the demoral
izing practices and influences per
vading the public service grow
ing out of the disorganized
state of society and public afiairs
incident to a protracted civil
war. Mr. Conkling has been one
of tha few men of natiosal reputation
and acknowledgod talents, who has
nut at some period been charged with
dishonesty and jobbery ia public af
fairs; yet there is today, scarcely a man
in public life who has been the recipi
ent of moreabuse than Roscoe Conk
ling, and yet the press of the country
cannot let the man alone. They admit
he has been a great uaau, he has declined
to court the rabbie at the hustings, he
has shown asuprim? contempt for the
veleian rtpoi ter aud liar, whose busi
ness in Amciuun puiiuc has been to
manufacture interviews and misrepre
sent public men, he has declined to
fawn and cringe upon those in brief au-
thonty; m other word-, his sell esteem
has been so great that it bus borne him
ubove the hurra rabble of the day; con
sequently he has been branded "an ar
istocrat." It is not necessary to defend
his methods in politics, ho u ay have
been tyranuical among his immediate
followers; but he has nover, to our
knowledge, been accused of being false
or deceitful to either his friends or
enemies; he has stepped down and oui
of politics, and the whole country
Know it, and yet the newspaper press of
the country cannot let him pursue the
profession of his choice in private life
without their mulignaut abuse and
misrepreseutuliyijs. .No sooner does
Mr. llaine cause it to be announced
that lie is engaged in writing a book
than some champion liar immediately
proceeds to manufacture au interview
vvitii Mr. Conkliug, aud announces that
the ex-Senator has concluded to make a
fool of himself, aud write a book in
opposition to Mr. Blaine. This is the
experience to a greater or less extent of
public men of great prominence in this
country today. Mr. Conkling is no cx-
a m 11 a A ,1 gT,
ceplion, air. uiaine, uenerai urauiyiB
Mr. Tildcn, Mr. Kaudall, lienjamiuS
liutler, Pendleton, Sherman, and hosts
f public men in our nation today are
livimr witnesses of the tear down or
destructive tendencies of the age in re
gard to public men ; it is not the views
nor particularly the measures public
men advocate, but their lives and char
acters, and connections are ruthlessly
assailed with the delibeatc purpose of
driving them from the public service
nu no matter how pure
lives may be.
Mr. Wattekson will have to pay an
other visit to Gramercy Park and issue
another certificate of health and
strength to the old man. A Southern
member of congress who modestly
refuses to give his name saw TiWen at
Yonkers, 1., recently ana gives ins
aipressiou of that gentleman, lie
"Mr. liluen looks to me line a man
iti the last stages of decay. He had to
be helped into the car, and carefully
outintoaseat by his tervauts. who
never left him. He seemed to be ut
terly unable to help himself. He spoke
with a sort or sputter wnicn maue n
almost impossible for anyone to under
stand what he was trying to say. He
was constantly falling in to catnaps
and slipping down in his chajr, and
bad to be hefpetrp ana put straigni
igaio. He wanted water about every
five minutes, and altogether seemed
ike a very old man who 13 unable to
Derform the most ordinary offices for
himself One eye seemed entirely
closed, and the other was drooping with
out brilliancy or strength.
The southern Congressman denounces
Watterson's description of the demo
cratic age as "cruel and wicked." Mr.
Wattersou will, of course, denounce
the southern Congressman's statement
as a mulicious brimstone-region inspired
fabrication, a Ileudricfc's campaign he.
H the Congressman discloses his ident
ity, Mr. Wattei son may desire to bor
row Editor Beirne's pistol. Chicago
FOURTH AT WEEl'INU WATER.
The celebration of the glorious
Fourth at Wet ping Water was a great
affair, and called together an immense
crowd of Cass county's yeomanry.
Senator Manderson delivered an elo
quent and graceful oration, aud every
body appears to have been celighteu
with the affair.
I The Grand Ar
my boys had a splendid
m . a -- - - - ,
(L'the camp-fire on the night of the ad is
mn at inpir uisiricL uh-ulhuu.
.-poken of as a splendid affair "a now
of soul and feast of reason," at this
camp fire. General Manderson also
made the boys one of his characteristic
talks, which will be remembered by all
the old soldiers present as one of the
features of the occasion.
John Bright is as cool as he is clever.
A few nights ago, while addressing an
English audience, he had occasion to
remark: ".Job has said, 'Man is born
uuto trouble as the sparks fly upward,
-but that upnu the whole he did not
au'ree with Job." Whereupon one of
the audience of 4.000 arose, and object
ing to hear Job spoken of so, 6houted:
Three cheers tor Job."' The three
cheers were given with an enthusiasm
which might have discomfited a lies
readv man than John Bright.
DEAL US IN
FUE2TITURE 8 COFFINS,
and aU kinds of goods usually kept in a
Filter CLABS FlIKSlTl'BK WTO KB
Also, a very complete etock of Funeral Goods.
Our New and elegant hearse to always in
Remember th" place, in UNION
BLOCK, oh ,-'xh Street. TWO
Doors sonth of Cass Coun
ty B ink
Whear we may be fuuud nieht or day.
HARRIS & UNRUH,
2lU3 ui-Trsajara. neb
John h t.ofkali. a. w. McLaluiilin
OK PLATTS-MOUTH. KEUUASKA,
Offers the very best facilities for the prompt
transaction of legitimate
Stock. Iloml.s. old, (Soveriiiiient and l.oei
Securities Hoii",lit ami Sulil, Deposit receiv
ed and iiiteient allowed on time 'eitill
cateH, Dratl drawn, available in any
part of the United Hlalea and all
tlie principal towiia ol
Collection.imatle & promptly remitted
Highest market prices paid for County War
rants. State ai.d County lioudti.
John Fitcraid A. E.
John It. Clark. K.
Geo. E. Dovey. K. E.
A. W McLaughlin.
WEEPING WATER. - NEB.
E. L. REED, President.
13. A. GIBSON, Vice-President.
R. S. WILKINSON. Cashier.
A General Banking Business Transacted.
Received, and Interest allowed on Time Certi
Drawn available In any part of
States and all the principal cit
Agents for the celebrated
Mmi Line of Steamers.
Bank Cass County
CotneifMaia and Sixth Streets.
JOHN BLACK. President. 1
J. M. PATTERSON, Cashier. (
Transacts a General Banking Business.
flllGIIEST CASH PRICE
Paid or County and City War.-ants.
and promptly remitted for.
John Black, J. M. Patterson, C. If. Parn el
F. It. (iuthniann, J. Alorrinsey, A. B.
mita. Fred i jrdar.
b Si C
L S 3 ir
u c3 a
S Oi J
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1 1 !
j B a 3
2, & as
01 .g in
HOUSE SHOEING & WAGON REPAIRING
All KMs of Farm implements Mciiied. will
Neatness and Dispatch.
llorse, Mule& Ox Shoeing,
n short, we'll shoe anything that h
four feet, from a Zebra to a Giraffe.
Come and see us.
n Fitth St between Main ani Vine Street
ust across e comer from the SW HEUAL
a. i. nixpso,
FIRE INSURANCE GO'S:
CIT Y Qf London,
QUEEN, of Liverpool
FIREMAN FUND, of 0 lif..n:ia
AMEKK AX KXPltKsS CO.,
Offlco in Kock wood Block, with Job. u bon Bros
WELL'S FAROo & CO.. EX P K E S
GOB1TER OF IPJUJTZJLj
Lumber, SashiDoois, Blinds
Ifiowcst Bates. Terms CasSa
MACKEREL, LAISRADOItE HERRING, TROUT, WILD WA Vll
eaOICE FAMILY GEO GERMS,
I Lave in otoc
Queensware, Glassware, Lamps,
&c. All our goods are new and freiih.
Will ExclTuiige lor Country Produce. Linseed Oil Meal Always on Han!
Next door to Court House, Plattsmouth, Neb,
At Wholcsalcand Slctail. Cash
paid for all kinds of country
produce. Call and sec inc.
3. W. S5
Daily Express Trains for Omvha. Chlcsgo,
Kansas City, St. Louis. HDd all points East.
Thrrrutth Care via Peoria to Ind auapolin. Ele
sr;tnt Pullman Palace Cur and dy-ciachi on
all rhiriiu trains, aud Dining cars east of Mis
inrougn iicners at rne we Kare are on fate at an me important ttlou. nd baegage
will r checked ttt lest inf-tion. Any information as to rate, routes r time tables wjli Bo
cneeiiuuy iurnianeu upon application to any
GOING EAST AMD WEST. .:.
Kecant Day Coaches, Parlor Cars, with TUnHa-
hog Ctiairs ttxacs Tree), mdousz v;ar. wim
tvolvuig Ctuurs, ruliman i'&iac ojeepuijr vinjm
(the famous C. B. & Q. Luiirg Cars run daiiy to and
rrorn Chicaso St Kansas Cty, LXIcako k ouaou
Bluffs. Chicasro & Dws Moines. Chieojro, . Jo-
wrh. Atchwon & Tonrka. Only throua line be
tween Chicago, Lincoln & Denver. Throuiro cars
between Indianapolis uouncn kitis via lain.
Ail eonnectione ma'le in Union Ltepots.: It Is
Pinstt Enuiooed Railroad In tho
h. J. POTTER, M Vloo-Pres-t ar.d CenT Mgor.
. - i mm . ' " ' " ill
yv.2STX) OEVIDlSTTir B1J
ALL KINDS OF '"'
Aso a choice lot of
a flue rtook of
AND MISSOURI FLOUR.
a tine lino of
B. MURPHY & CO.
Dally Express trains for Denver connecting
in Union Depot for all fn nil In Colorado. L't.iii,
California and tben;lre Weot. The advent of
thi lin izives the traveler m New Koot t th
w e?i with scenery aud advantages unequalcd
i to any airnT or 10
P. S- EUST1S, General Ticket Agent, Omaha. Neb.
ntrnr or to
& Qulncy RC'road.)
GOING NORTH AND SOUTH
Solid Trains of Elegant . Day Coachea aud PuH
man Palace Hleepine On rs are nrri daily to ami
ti r t.f.j T : v - T
nurlineton.OeLar laiidna.AxU:rt Ij- Ut M.
f Chairs to and from St.' Lour aud Ptoria ar..i to
and from tit. Ioris oui -Ottumwa, 0:i r.re'
ciianiro of cars tt-twe'n Ct Loui aa-J t-vs:
Moinc. Iowa, ; Unco! i,'Xeli t6', tad ituvtr.!
UO!9TJWI0'.- ; . f -
It U univcrecajadxnfTrad to b vh
World for all Classes of Travel.
FERCKVAL LOXLU Pea. Pass. CbicagoJ
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inuvvJ Put j
l'i t. U aui ,
! uly oa
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