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Some of the Provisions of the Bill
Passed by the House
Washington, D. C, April 4. A
t i 1 1 held ly friends and foes alike
to be one of the most important
now pending in congress was
passed by the house to-day after
only thirty minutes' debate. The
bill in question is commonly known
as "the Chinese exclusion bill," and
was reported by the committee on
foreign affairs and to-day taken up
on motion of Mr. Geary of Califor
nia. Mr. Gearv said that the Chi
nese government, both through its
officers at home and in this country
had done everything in its power to
violate the spirit of the treaty.
Messrs. Herman and Cutting also
favored the bill, and, after further
debate, it was passed yeas, 179;
nays, 43. The bill absolutely pro
hibits anv Chinese whether or not
subjects of China, excepting diplo
matic and consular officers and ser
vants, from entering the United
States, and the Chinese who may
hereafter leave this country are pro
hibited from returning to this coun
try. It makes liable to arrest on a
warrant issued by any justice, judge
or United States Commissioner,
Chinese entering this country by
crossing its boundaries or found
unlapfull) in the United States and
provides tor the punishment of the
Chinese by imprisonment not to ex
ceed five years, and subsequent
removal from this country to
that from whence they came
and provided that they when
they come here from China by way
of continguoua foreign territory,
tdiall be returned to China. The
act applies to subjects of China and
all Chinese, even if subjects of any
other foreign power. A proviso al
lows the secretaryof the treasury to
admit Chinese other thaia laborers
or artisans to temporarily visit the
United States under such rules as
he may prescribe. The last clause
repeals all acts inconsistent with
this and sets aside the provision of
all treaties now in force between the
United States and China which may
conflict with the provisions of this
act. Violations of the law will be
followed by fine and imprisonment.
The negative vote was cast by
Messrs. Alexander, Andrew, Bee
inan, Iielknap, Beltshoover, Bergen,
Brosius, Buhnell, Cheatham, Co
burn, Coolidge, Craig, Culberson,
Curtis, Knglish. Kpes, Flick, Grady,
Greenleaf, Barter, Heard, Hemphill,
Henderson, Illinois; Herbert, Hitt,
Hooker, Mississippi; Hopkins, Illi
nois: Johnson, Indiana; Johnson,
North Dakota; Lawson, Georgia;
Little, Lodge, Miller, Perkins, Post,
Powers, Randall, Kobinson, Penn
sylvania; Stevens, Stockdale, Storer,
Stout, J. D. Taylor 43.
IT IS A FACT that Snyder has
more Wallpaper than any other
house in town. Handsomest and
latest styles and lowest prices. An
examination will convince you of
this. He has the goods to back
Uncle Tom's Cabin.
One of the largest audiences ever
gathered in the opera house greeted
Middaugh, Pfaff & Goodman's orig
iginal New Orleans "Uncle Tom's
Cabin" company 011 Tuesda3' eve
ning, and everyone appeared per
fectly satisfied. The specialties
introduced were very clever. The
company includes a line orchestra,
which adds much to the entertain
ment. Sineihpott (Pa.) Miner.
Will be at the Waterman Saturda3"
night, April 9.
Go to Josep Fetzer's for men's and
boys' shoes; he keeps the best stock
that can be had.
"Hae bane wan best faeller's een
kintry Ole Olson bane. Hae come
to opra huse next veek en Ay sa tak
best girl to see heem. Hae not bane
old bad actor hae bane 1100 actor
line. Ole hae got hees seesters with
heem en al sal seeng some songs,
All Swede mens and womens will
go to the opra huse to see Ole en
hees noo play. Eet is good don't
you tenk?" Ole would like to see
heesSvenska brutersund seesters et
the opra huse next Monday night.
Kx-Governor Furnas writes: Send
me one dozen Rail Road Pain Cure
with bill, it cures more aching ills
than any other preparation I have
used or known. 25c and 50c at O. H.
Snyder and Brown & Barrett.
I feel it my duty to say a few
words in regard to Kly's Cream
Balm, and I do so entirely without
solicitation. I have used it more or
less half a 3-ear, and have found it to
be most admirable. I have suffered
from catarrh of the worst kind ever
since I was a little boy and I never
hoped for cure, but Cream Balm
.eems to do even that. Many of 1113
jicquaiutances have used it with
xcellent results. Oscar Ostrum, 45
Warren Ave., Chicago, III.
If the ladies do not vote ati' bet
ter than the' did to-daj-, we do not
tee what good the right of franchise
Irena for the Complexion" re
moves Pimples. Blackhiads, and all
Facial Blemishes. Warranted Jby
JJrown & Barrett and O. II. Snyder.
The day opened up this morning
with a - strong, cold wind, which
was very disagreeable to be out in;
and the sky was overcast with dark
clouds, which were driven over the
city by the strong wind, and it
looked very much ac if we would
have a snow storm before the day
was half gone.
Although it did not snow, the
strong wind kept up all day, and it
remained cloudy except now and
then when the bright sun broke
throuch the clouds for a moment
and then was hid.
The voting passed olf very quiet
ly. There was no jarring or the
least trouole anywhere. In
fact it was the quietest
election ever held in this city. Kvery
one was in a good humor and the
contest for voles was all friendly.
There was a great deal of scratch
ing done, so that no one was able to
say anywhere near how the election
was going, but all seemed to thintc
the republicans were carrying the
The First ward is the only ward
that is likely to cast a full vote; in
all of the other wards about a two
thirds vote will be cast.
It is generally conceded that the
republicans have elected all the
councilmen. unless it be in the
Second and Fourth wards, .and in
these wards the chances are in favor
of the republican candidates.
As to the school board, it is gen
erally conceded that J. I. Unruh,
of the repjblican nominees, is
elected by a big majority; also W,
N. McLennan, the other republican
candidate, will be elected by a good
But few ladies turned out and
voted not near as many as had
been expected. In fact, the ladies
do not seem to take the interest in
their school board that they ought
Tudefe Clark, of Omaha, is in the
IIon.F. E. White left for Lincoln
Timothy Clark was in Omaha to-
da3r on business.
Bob Wilkinson, of Weeping Water,
left for Omaha this morning.
K. L. Reed, of Weeping Water and
Denver, look the morning train for
J. J. Cassidy, the B. & M. yard-
master, went up to Omaha this
Editor Basom of the Murray Ban
ner came up last evening.returning
home this morning over the M. I1.
Miss Pike returned to her home in
Omaha this morning. She expects
to take part in the High School en
tertainment that will be given soon.
Mrs. Wm. TTlrich, of Louisville,
Kentucky, who is on her va3'to Cal
ifornia, slopped off this morning to
visit Miss Maggie O'Rourke of this
Mrs. Montague, of Dublin, Ireland
was found guilty of manslaughter
and was 3-esterday scentenced to one
3-ear imprisonement for the murder
of her three 3-ear old daughter.
Only about fifty voters were
worn in to-day.
THE BEST Mixed Paints made
for sale b3' Snyder.
The heavy snow storm through
out the western part of the state, de
laved all east bound trains this
Another rumor has it that a coup
le of the leading young people of
this city are soon to be joined in
the holy bonds of matrimony.
The M. P. railroad is the only line
running through trains to Hot
Spring, Arkansas. An extra train
will leave Plattsmouth on the 7th,
round trip only $36.50.
Itch on human and horses animals
cured in 30 minutes by Woolford's
sanitary lotion. this never fails,
Sold F. G. Fricke . & Co. druggist,
The fence enclosing the baseball
grounds is causing the manage
ment a great deal of trouble.
During the recent wiud storm the
fence along the west side was blown
down, repaired, and blown down
again. It is again undergoing re
Rail-Road Paiu Cure has no equal
as a Pain Killer. Use for all bodily
pains and soreness. Guaranteed
by Brown Ac Barrett and O. II. Sny
Peter Petersen, living on South
Tenth street, accidentally fell from
the roof while shingling his house
3esterda3'. He sustained only
slight injuries to his right side.
It was something of a miracle that
no bones were broken, as he fell a
distance of some twenty feet.
You? You? Yes, you. We want
3 011 to come up and have j'our eyes
tested b- Mr. II. P. Spencer of
Detroit, Michigan, who will be with
us next Wednesday and Thursda3r,
April 6 and 7. He is one of Amer
ica's best opticians. It .will cost
von nothing. Come, one and all.
Yours, Gerixg & Co.
ATTENTION IS CALLED
TO OUR ELEGANT STOCK
OFWALL PAPM). WE HAVE
THE EXCi.USI V K SA L
F N EST 1.1 N l: OF
-v , 1,1.
IN THE COUNTY,
DOES T-' i: SKI. I..
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li h SI '!. V"
r-'Ci FOR US
World"::. .' , 1- r
1 l;i i 1.1 II ;
its war i
. 1 ir
conviy In . lli - I
to .lli -i
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free of charge, i lu
oi coinitierct- ha.- 1.1-
Cl anilicr- io luriii ciiii
promote the Henirinn i(
Norwegians living, w
with the help H their
ill 1 1 1
in oilier pans lu
1 . r-.
engaged in raLsiti siiliio
to erect a htidd'iig fur
the exposition. Norway's
aiioil of Jf.'wi.'Ji;') js Hi ho (Irvm
tirely to securing an exhibit.
Mrs. Palmer, president 1
board of lady managers, ir- ii. ie
ceipt of enisunii.iie.alious hrou .
the slaie ijepa r. men t showing that
the woiiic.i of Russia are areiU
interested in the woman's exhiiiit ai
the world's fair. Secretary IJ1 a. m .
at Mrs. Palmer's request, had a. '.1 J
the appointment of an imp
commission (A K'li.-sian vmri-':
collect an t :. hihit of woman'.
in the empire. M in ster Sn: i 1 n. . in
presented the request, iiiiorm e.
retary Blaine (hat the rt-qne- s.a,-
received most graciously an.. 1
commission was appointed v, ul
Mine. Vish iiegradsk I, wile of tl
minister f finance, as president,
Mme. VishnegradsKi is greatly
interested in the peasant lace in
dustry of Russia, and has already
had considerable correspon :ence
witn the board of lady managers on
the subject of an exhibit.
Minnesota will supplement it
world's fair appropriation of $50,100
by $1C3,0C3 raised by subscription
Nearly three-fourdis of thatamoun
has already been secured. Iletine
pin couniy, in which Minneapolis
is situated, has contributed $25,000.
Minnesota will expend $'J5,000 for a
Idaho will show some splendid
specimens of mica in the mines
buildintr. It has ledges of mica
eight leet lilies ana apparently in
exhaustible. Sheets of it as large
as 10 by 12 inches, without a flaw
and as thin as tissue paper, are not
uncommon. It is proposed to have
some 01 the windows 111 the laaho
building glazed with mica.
The trains from the west this
morning were all late caused b
heavy snow storm in the western
part of the state.
IF YOU WANT to see the
stock of Wallpaper in Plattsmouth
at bnyuer s store. iMost and
The report was received at this
office to-day that the heaviest 6now
of the season had fallen at Alliance
last night and this morning.
For two days only, Mr. H. P.Spen
cer, of Detroit, will be with ering
x Co. to test your eyes tree Y ednes
day and Thursday. Do not forget
it, April o and 7
Mrs. Sarah Winch and her daught"
er, Mrs. Aldrich, and granddaught
er, Miss Aldrich, left this morning
for their home in Providence, Rhode
Kailroad Cough Cure is the true
Antidote for Throat and Lung
irouoies. .bully warranted at
Brown & Barrett's and O. H. Sny-
The Evening News moved this
morning across the ha'l from its
old quarters to where they could
get more light, as the rooms they
formerly occupied were too dark.
n i& iKUK tnat. Snyder Has as
many rolls of Border as some peo
ple nave bolts 01 Wallpaper. The
xiaaasomest stvies in borders ever
shown in Plattsmouth
Miss Frankie Stiles, who has been
book-keeper for the Singer Sewing
Machine Co. for some time, left for
Lincoln this morning where she
takes the same position in the com
pany's office in that city.
IT IS A FACT that Snyder has
more Wallpaper than any house in
town. Latest and handsomest pat
terns and sold at lowest prices. Call
on him and be convinced of the truth
Judge Chapman left this morning
for Lincoln, Neb., where he will hold
court a few da3rs for Judge Charles
Hall. Judge Hall is expected here
this afternoon on the fl3er to hold
court for Judge Chapman and try
the case of the Weeping Water bank
vs. Keea Bros.
A stitch in time saves nine."
WI13' not have your e3'es tested and
save your eyesight? Mr. H. P. Spen
cer, of Detroit, will fit them free at
Gering & Co's. Wednesda3' and
Thursda3", April 6 and 7. I
TO A1ST Y GENTLEMAN
Too. Cass C01a.an.t3r
Who can write the most words on a
new U. S. Postal Card
ONE - PR I C hi - CLOTHIER
Will Give the Following Prizes on July 4th:
-a N ice Spring Suit.
Nice Leather Satchel,
wo Nice Shirts.
Send all Postal Cards
JOE, The One
No more Postal Cards accepted after July 3, 1892.
Only one Postal Card received from one and the same person.
JOE, the Popular Clothier,
Opera EIo-Q.se Corner,
Joseph Fetzer keeps a full line
ladies and childrens shoes.
A general storm seemea to pre
vail throughout the entire country
3-esterday. Illinois and Wisconsin
both visited by disastrous C3Tcloues,
while many other states suffer from
severe wind and rain storms.
Why will you cough when Shi
loh's cure will give immediate re
lief. Price 10 cts., 50 cts. and $1
For sale b3r F. G. Fricke & Cc
With a frown on her brow
And a pout on her lips,
fiho seems sweeter far
Than most women aro
Whose foreheads, 1 vow.
Are smooth all the whilo.
And who fairly eclipse
A saint with their smile;
With a frown on her brow
And a pout on her lips!
With cold tears in her voice
And deep woe on her face.
She fascinates more
Than a whole motley score
Of maids who rejoice
In the pleasures of earth.
Whose features show trace
But of laughter and mirth;
With cold tears in her voice.
And deep woe on her face!
Looks on tbe Bright Side of Things.
Devices for bringing this boy to a
sense of the material disadvantages of
wrongdoing have been tried, but his
uniformly happy disposition ia proof
against the punitive influence of any of
them. If he is sent to bed early be
cause he has bo torn and soiled his
clothes as to be unpresentable in the
drawing room, he turns up the next
morning with a beaming smile and some
remark about the delicious rest he has
had. If his diet is reduced to plain
bread and water for the violation of a
rule of the table, he discovers without
the slightest hypocrisy, mind you what
uncommonly fine bread the cook bakes,
and how much better water quenches
the thirst than milk or cambric tea.
If he is kept indoors because he has
abused a privilege of the yard or street,
he sets cheerfully about amusing him
self in the house, just as content appar
ently to lie on his back for hour after
hour and indulge in day dreams as to do
anything else, and the chances are that
when it is aU over his little voice will be
raised in praise of the comforts of homes
in general and of his own in particular.
The only punishment he seems to dread
is a whipping- That has been resorted to
sparingly and always for some overt
and aggressive act which was wholly
without excuse; never for a mere mat
ter of habit, however reprehensible.
Laws Against Low Necked Dresses. -
A correspondent who has been unfa
vorably impressed by the recent police
raids suggests a new field for official ac
tivity in the protection of public moral
itv. as follows
TP fn TrT)
qJJ lyj jug
Every word must be written with pen and ink.
Every word must be readable with the naked eye,
And must be written in sensible sentences.
Price Clothier, Plattsmouth, Neb
i nna in my scrapDooK a new&paper
clipping where, under the heading of
"Old Penns3'lvania Laws," appears the
"If any white female of ten years or
upward shall appear in any public street
lane, highway, church, court house
tavern, ballroom, theater or any other
place of public resort, with naked shoul
ders (i. e., low necked dresses), being
able to purchase necessary clothing, she
shall forfeit and pay a fine of not less
than $100 nor more than $200."
If this be really Pennsylvania law.
still in force, it seems to me that the po
lice officials at a recent ball were derelict
in their duty as conservators of the pub
lic morals in not immediately sending
for officers and patrol wagons when so
many flagrant violations of the law must
have been visible to them. Philadel
Ine Dates of Easter.
It has been over 1 ,500 years since the
rule was adopted which makes Easter
the first Sunday after the first full moon
after the sun crosses the line. By this
arrangement of things Easter may come
as early as March 23 or as late as April
23. I have compiled the following facts
concerning the days of the month upon
which it has fallen from 1803 to 1891, in
elusive. In looking over the dates I
have been struck by the variety of days
represented, which include every one in
the month of April except the last five,
Since 1803 it has occurred three times
on the 19th, five times on the 16th, five
times on the 1st, four times each on the
2d, 11th and 12th, four times on March
31, four times on April 6, three times on
the 4th, 5th, 7th, 8th, 10th, 13th, 14th
and 22d of April, and 27th and 28th of
March. March 22, 1818, was the earli
est date upon which it has occurred.
Nine days in March are represented,
viz., 22d, 23d, 25th, 26th, 27th. 28th,
29th, 30th and 31st. St. Louis Republic.
The natural inquiry arises what will
telephones cost when their manufacture
is free, and what will be the expense of
equipping a private line? It is scarcely
necessary to go into detailed estimates
at this juncture, especially as the cost
must necessarily vary with the condi
tions, such as the class of work required,
the finish of the instrument and so on.
A telephone that will speak can be made
for very little, and small instruments
for household work need cost no more
than electric bells of the same quality
Some years ago I put in a large hotel
in Spain an installation of electric bells
and telephones; the telephones were in
the form of ordinary push buttons; you
pressed the button and then pulled the
wooden case from the clamp which held
it to the base fixed to the wall and spoke
into the back of the push, which con
tained a telephone of the ordinary pat
tern with a very short magnet. The
cost of these instruments was very small.
Plattmo - u.t3.1
li U RL.INQ Toy & MISSOURI MYER R. R.
V TIME TABLE, y
OF DAILY PASSENGEK TKAINS
GOING WES'; . f
No. 2 .
. .5 : 05 P. M,
. lo :.'t0 a. a .
.7 ;44 p. in
.. 8 : 45 a. hi.
. ...9 :05 a..
o. 7 f :1ft a. III.
..to :H a. m
No. 6 :25 D. m.
..8 :30a. in
No. 11, . ...S:05p, u,
No, 19 11 :05 a. in.
fruslineirs extra leaves for Omaha abouUwo
o'clock for cmalia and will accommodate
MISSOURI PACIFIC RAILWAY
No. 3K4 Accomodation Leaves..
Trains daily except uuday
. 4 ;00 p.
Enior Liquor Cure.
To those seeking1 a rescue from
liquors curse or other evil habits
brought about by morphine, tobac
co etc. The Knsor Institute at South
Omaha offers one of the most relia
ble and best places to go with the
absolute certainty of a permanent
cure. Write or visit the institute.
Notice to Contractors.
Notice is hereby given that sealed
bids will be received by the county
commissioners of Cass county at
their office in the city of Platts
mouth, Nebraska, until noon of
April 9, 1892, for the grading and
sodding of the court house ground
in said city, according to plans and
specifications in the office of the
.r RANK JJICKSOX,
Springs, Ark. Carlsbad of
On April 6th, 7th and 8th the M.
. will sell round trip tickets to Hot
Springs, Ark., at one lowest first
class fare, good returning until
June 10th, on account of govern
ment sale of lots and meeting
of the Southern Central Turnverin
Association. Call at office for par
The Homeliest Woman in Piatt
mouth can be made Beautiful b;
using "Irene for the Complexion
50 cents at Brown & Barrett's and C .
Wanted: An energetic man to
manage branch office. Only a few
dollars needed. Salary to start $75
per month and interest in business I
lne Western to, rvansas tity, Mo.
Get a move on your eecretions by V
taking "Kalrena for your Blood." 1
Cures the worst Skin and BlooJ
Disorders. Guaranteed by O.
fcnyaer ana nrown et narrett. V
WANTED A girl to do general
Mrs. W. J. Hesser.