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A Cure for the Ailments of Man and Beast
A long-tested pain reliever.
Its use is almost universal by the Housewife, the Fanner, the
Stock Raiser, and by erery one requiring an effective
No other application compares with it in efficacy.
This well-known remedy has stood the test of years, almost
No medicine chest is complete without a bottle of Mustang
Occasions arise for its use almost every day.
All druggists and dealers have it.
F Q FW Sa G2
WILL KEEP CONSTANTLY ON HAND
A Full and Complete line of
Drugs, Medicines, Faints, and Oils.
DRUGGISTS SUNDRIES AND PURE LIQUORS
Prescriptions Carefully Compounded at all Hours.
Constantly keeps on band everythin
you need to furnish your house.
COKKEK SIXTH AND MAIN 8TRE6.T
Own a Dictionary.
' Care should be taken to
GET THE BIST. .
NEW FROM COVEB TO COVEB,
IS THE ONE TO BUT.
SUCCESSOS OF THE UN ABRIDGED. '
tors employed, over $300,000 expended. ,
Sold by all Booksellers. J
. St C. MERRIAM CO.. Publishers. ,
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n-Do not bay reprints of obsolete ,
v-Send for free pamphlet containing
' specimen pages and full particulars.
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Specialty Adapted for Use in Hard Water.
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REPUBLICAN STATE CONVEN
TION. The republican electorw of the
slate of Nebraska are reque stetl to
send delegates from their several
counties to meet in convention in
the city of Kearney Wednesda'
April 21,X'.ri, at 11 o'clock a.m., for
the purpose of electing four dele
gates at large to the republican na
tioual convention to be held in
Minneapolis June 7, 1N'.2.
The several counties are entitled
to representation as follows, being
based upon the vote cast for Hon.
George II. Hastings for attorney
general in 18'JO, giving one delegate
at large to each county and one for
each 130 rotes and the major frac
Lincoln ... 6
llox Butte 6
Cedar ... ... 4
Pawnee ... . ... 9
ScoUBlMaff " 2
Seward ... 10
lYArlftn . ...... 4
1 Invert 3
. I JeifersonD 9
It is recomended that no proxies
be admitted to the conrention, and
that the delegates present be auth
orized to cast full votes of the dele
It recommended that the republi
cans of every county in this state
be requested to select their county
central committee at the first coun
ty convention held in their respec
tive counties. Said committee to
serfe until the county convention i
of 1893 be held.
Dr. S. D. Mercer,
Walt. M. Seelet.
FIRST DIS TRICT CONVENTION.
The republican electors of the
First concessional district of the
state of Nebraska are requested to
send delegates from the several
counties comprising; said district to
meet in convention in the city of
Falls City, Wednesday, April 20,
1891, at 7:30 o'clock p. m., for the
purpose of electing two delegates
and two alternate delegates to the
republican national convention to
be held at Minneapolis Tune 7, 1892.
The several counties are entitled
to representation as follows, be
ing based upon the vote cast for
Hon. W. T. Connell for conjrrees in
1890. One delegate for each 100
votes and major fraction thereof
and one delegate at large from each
Cass 19 Otoe
Johnson 10 Pawnee
It is recommended that no proxies
be admitted to the convention, and
that the delegates present from
each county cast the full vote of the
W. H. WOOWARD,
Pronounced Hopeless, Yet Saved.
rrom a letter written by Mrs. Ada
ii. riura ot oroton, i. JJ.,weauote
"Was taken with a bad cold, whick
settled on my lungs, cough set in
ana nnaiiy terminatea in coneump
tion. Four doctors gave me up say
ing I could live but a short time. I
gave myself up to my Saviour, de
termined it l could not stay with
my friends on earth, I would meet
my absent ones above. My hus
band was advised to get Dr. King's
.ew uiscoverv tor rnnsnmntinn
coughs and colds. I gave it a trial
took in all eight bottles; it has cured
me and thank God I am now a well
and hearty woman." Trial bottles
free at F. G. Fricke & Co.'s
store, regular size. 50c. and $1.00.
A Great Surpriee
Is in store for all who use Kerap'f
tJaisan tor tne throat and lungs the
great guaranteed remed3 Would
you believe that it is sold on its
merits and that any druggits is au
thorized by the progrietor of this
wonderful remedy icy give you a
sample bottle free? ' It never fails
to cure acute and chronic coughs.
All drugpists sell Kemp's Balsam.
.Large .Bottles ouc ana $1.
Cough Following the Crip
Many person, who have recovered
from la grippe are now troubled
with a persistent cough. . Cham-,
berlain's cough - remedy will
promptly loosen this cough and
relieve tne lungs, enecting a per-i
raanrnt cure in avery short time.
25 and 50 cent bottle for sale by F.
G.Fricke & Co. . .:
A (lulUr'a Tl.
. Miss I'sfiie V. Harris, daughter f a
musk dealer in Troy. N. Y., Lroko a
guitar which her father had given her
fcoine tinie ago. It was a fieculiar lcxjk
ing hut fi.no toned instrument, which
liatl helongfnl to her dead grandfather,
and no one kuows how it came into his
lHsses!-kn. Jlr. Harris, in examining
the pieces today, found the following
fitrango inscription written on the wood:
"March ti, 1SW). This guitar is put
together today by a man who has been
in prison eleven years under a sentence
of life, a prisoner who is a victim of cir
cumstances and today is held as a crimi
nal. To carry out revenge the plan was
so laid that Chamberlain is into it yet
unbeknown to himself. In time this
guitar mav be broken and these words
read by some one, and whoever it may
oe x slsk mem u Know ana pumisn mm
"A man may be a state prisoner for
years and yet get square with his ene
mies. I have enjoyed many pleasant
moments even in this prison, for it is a
pleasure to believe that there are those
who fear me as a man. Chamberlain
stood with his hand on his revolver,
Christmas, 1879. Oh, how contemptible
he looked, the poor car. Yes, he is a cur
of the mongrel breed. Rets of Neb. , crip
ple nine years, caused by neglect of
Bead backward the signature forms
the name "Ben Foster." Cincinnati
An Uneven Trade.
A Brooklyn boy nine or ten years old
began several months ago to save money
to buy a pony. His parents and rela
tives humored his whim, and having
I amPe means they helped along his ac
cumulations very rapidly. The young
ster had no idea of the purchasing power
of money, but he had started out with
the notion that when he filled his little
iron bank he would have enough to buy
the pony. When the bank would hold
no more he broke it open, and his mother
counted $60.15. "That is not enough to
buy a pony, said she. "Then I guess
I'll take a tricycle," said the boy. The
tricycle was bought, and the boy started
to explore the neighborhood. He was
gone about two hours, and when he
reached home he liad no tricycle, but he
held his hat carefully under his arm.
"Oh, mamma, look at these pretty kit
ties! he exclaimed, displaying
small kittens just able to walk. "1
traded my tricycle for these." The boy's
parents have not yet been able to nnd
the other party to that bargain. New
Speaking of Gray's telautograph an
electrician well acquainted with the pro
moters of the Writing Telegraph com
pany said: "It is current gossip with
the electrical fraternity that the telauto
graph is to Toe handled in connection
with the Bell telephones. That is, a
general company controls the device, it
will form local companies in the usual
manner, and in wormng with the iiell
telephone people place telautographs ' tions of New Jersey have read the in
with telephones. Thus a man will be ; dications correctly, the peach harvest
able to talk or write as he may see fit. If j of the coming season will be of a phe
his "hello" is out he can leave a note, i nomenal nature. They say the glut of
Signatures and legal documents can be
transmitted, and you gentlemen of the
press can call up your city editor, teil
him what you have, receive his orders as
to space and write out your copy, which
will be instantly reproduced in your ed-
itorial rooms. It's a great scheme and
will work nicely harnessed to the tele
phone. Chicago News.
Consul Denby, of Peking, China, re
ports that in 1889 from one port, Ichang,
there were exported 13,000 pounds of
tigers' bones. For use as fertilizers
the only use intelligent people seem to
have for dead tigers these bones might
be worth $150, yet they were entered at
a value of $3,000. They are to be used
as a medicine. From them will be made
a "tonic," which the Chinese invalid be
lieves will impart to him some of the
tiger's strength and fierceness. For the
same "medicinal" reasons 9,000 pounds
of "old deers' horn" were valued at
Many of us who are filled with disgust
at the folly of such absurd beliefs are
now keeping up old customs and habits
that are almost as absurd and expensive,
in the light of modern progress, as thia
tiger bone tonic. Rural New Yorker.
The Army and the Church.
The Austrian war minister has issued
an order to encourage religious feeling
in tne army, lie nnas tnac Austrian
soldiers do not attend divine service ac
cording to the regulations. Inasmuch
as the encouragement of religious feel
ing is regarded as of great service to the
military, the army must henceforth go
to church at least once a month. Like
wise, young officers in command at
church must conduct themselves, in a
more reverential spirit than has been
observed lately. Berlin Letter.
Some genius in Syria, named Mousa
Rhouri, has discovered the secret by
which the silkworm makes silk. He
can make the silk by machinery without
the aid of the silkworm. In this way
the cost of making silk can be reduced
one-half. A manufactory is to be started
in Georgia soon by a Syrian colony. To
manufacture silk in this way a large
tract of land has been secured on which
to plant mulberries, and the emigrants
expect soon to make their fortunes.
Meehan s Monthly.
A Floating Fire Engine.
The floating fire engine, propelled by
steam, which has been lately built for
the service of the prefecture of the port,
made a short trial trip in the Marmora
recently. It steams twelve to thirteen
miles an hour. Livant Herald.
Two Singular Mayors.
A former mayor of Concord. Fla., late
ly died in Cabarrus i urnoue. T-he
town of Concord has only contnDutea
two white males to the poorhouse, and
the other one was also an ex-mayor.
Marion Free Lance.
TrlfRruphliiif WtilifMit Wlrra.
The problem of a "telegraph without
wires" has often been broached, but, RO
far as I know, even the theoretical reali
cation of this project has never been
seriously attempted until recently, when
Mr. hdison gave forth his views regard
ing the matter. It would seem that Mr.
iMlison has actually patented "means
for transmitting signals electrically
without the interposition of connecting
wires. What he has to say regarding
this subject is well worth our attention.
He logins with the announcement of
his discovery that, if a sufficient eleva
tion bo obtained to overcome the curva
ture of the earth, and to reduce as far
as may be the earth's absorption, elec
tric signaling may be carried on by in
duction without the use of wires cou-
I necting tho distant points of signaling
! For signaling across oceans, says Mr.
Edison, this method will lie very service
able, inasmuch as it does away with
the use of submarine cables; while for
communication between vessels at sea.
or between vessels at sea and points on
land, the invention would be equally
important. There is also no obstacle to
its employment between distant points
on land, but in the latter case it is nec
essary to increase the degree of eleva
tion or height from which the signaling
operations are conducted, because of the
induction absorbing effect of houses.
trees and hills.
Mr. Edison states that at sea he can
communicate electrically to a great dis
tance from a height of 100 feet. This
height could be secured from the mast
of a ship, so that signals could be sent
from ship to ship, and communication
be established, in this way, even over
oceans themselves. Dr. Andrew Wil
son in Illustrated London News.
Visitors to Portland pier who hap
pened to drop into the lobster house of
Mr. Lewis McDonald were favored with
a view of a bright blue lobster. This
lobster was caught off Cape Elizabeth
by a Peak's island fisherman, and Yes
terday was still alive. The color was
decidedly different from the green of
the ordinary lobster. On the back the
bine was of that deep variety that be
longs to indigo, and toward the extremi
ties ana under parts snaaeu oil to a
faint, but still unmistakable tint, and
! thence into a pure white. The under
part of one of the claws is almost a pure
white. The lobster is about eleven
inches long. One claw is full eize,
while the other is very small. It is said
that one other blue lobster has been
caught off the cape this season. Mr.
McDonald thinks of preserving the spe
He has also a pure white lobster.
caught ahout hve years ago and pre
served in alcohol. Mr. McDonald thinks
it is the only pure white lobster ever
caught. Portland (Me.) Press.
a nig Peach crop Predicted.
If the experts who have recently been
t examining the orchards in the fruit sec-
; 1891 will seem insignificant compared
j with the colossal crop impending.
The farmers for the most part are a
little skeptical about this prediction.
r They say a good fruit year is almost in-
variably followed by a bad one; but
i prudent housewives, remembering that
last season the hogs were ted upon
peaches and vast quantities of the lus
cious fruit were allow to rot, because
there were not sufficient cans to hold it,
are taking time by the forelock and
providing themselves with preserving
vessels far in advance of the promised
harvest. The canning establishments,
too, will be prepared to do an enormous
business. Isew Y ork Times.
The Snake Was Too Slow.
With the approach of spring flowers
and mild weather the crop of Georgia
snake stories betrins to increase. The
latest comes from Albany, in that state,
and is to the effect that two or three
days ago a Mr. Watson, a reputable citi
zen, stepped on a big rattler. All that
saved the man from being bitten was
that the snake had just begun to swal
low a rabbit and hadn't had time to get
the morsel down. The snake struggled
first to complete its meal, in order to
get in its fine work on Mr. Watson, and
then, failing in that, tried to disgorge
the rabbit, but before it could accom
plish its purpose was killed. Exchange.
Argentine a Good Market.
A settler in Diamante, Entre Rios, Ar
gentine Republic, writes that over eighty
reaping machines and forty-five thrash
ing machines were received in that lo
cality last year, while the cost of the
twine used for binding wheat amounted
to $60,000, and estimates that this year
$150,000 worth of twine will be used.
He says that the settlers this year will
need 600,000 bags. Within the last two
months Diamante has purchased $582,
000 worth of agricultural machinery.
The yield of wheat during the past sea
son has averaged almost a ton an acre.
and is of a superior quality. Philadel
A Bottom lesa Cavern.
There ia an extensive cave in Gilford
township. Six rooms have been visited.
In one of these there is a rift several feet
wide, extending downward to an un
known depth. A stone dropped therein
cannot be heard to strike a bottom.
Some interesting mmeralogical sjeci-
mens can be found in the cave. It will
be explored as thoroughly as possible
some time this soring. Cor. St. Paul
E. R. Watson, of Arcadia, Ga., has
been made happy by, the return of Lis
milch cow that disappeared over two
vears aeo. during which time he never
heard of her.
The figures of the last census are not
yet completed, but it is estimated that
about 17,000,000 persons derive -their liv-
ing from agriculture that is. about 22
P LACKS OF WORSHIP.
CATHOLIC. St. I'nulS Church, ttk. tMw
Fifth aiwl Hlxtli. KrtlhiT l'Hliy, I'UNtor
s.-rvlcm : Vw t nu in :: a. m. huiily
r-.rlmol at 'i h I'Ii bent-dirt lot..
II H I l l A J . - i hit .M-uni nini riKiiiu Ok.
i Irt'N n.eriiitiK "'mI ni'i I tit i A,
tiul ttwiiy nulii SiiikIh) Nchixil in . m.
t'.i-iK' tii'AL. St. Luke's IiiiicIi. ftdner Tlilr
.nut Vine. Kev II It. l'.nrKea tun-tor. Ser
vici : It a. M. a 1 7 .'Mil' M. Kumlay HchiNil
tt 2 ::m e. m.
... . i I LI..1.II. U . -
M hTiioniHT. jrner sixth
Kev. Illrt. I'iiHfor. Serv rt'M
-inU 7 e. M. Smxiiiy Scloxil 1(1 :30 A M.
iiKMivi hi a -ervlft-s In new clinifli.ritf
in r Sixth aixl ;riiiiile stf. lf v. J . 1 . KttlrdJ
i-nslor. suudHv-HC eol lU I ;3C ; I reuchlag
at II a. in. kjI K n in.
lie V h. s. '. K f thl" rlinrrh m eta vitj
Sittihalh evt-lili' at7:1IV in the liaNt lnei't e(
Hie i hucrh. All i-ie Invited to attend these
''i KMT Mkthoiuht, Sixth ft., betwen Mala
and Pearl. Kev L. K. Ilrltt. I. II. nanUir.
services -.11 a. m. 8 :00 p. m Hiifida Hchoel
J::mia m I'myrtnretii g Wednesday evea
in. f km an Tio-hmvtkuian. Corner Main and
Ninth. Urv V itte, p;iM(r. Service u filial
hours. Suudiiy -choul 9 :30 A. M.
wkkdihh oNoHsiiATioNAU ilranlte, be
tween Fifth and sixth.
ei-oKicp Haitiht. Mt. Olive, uk. betwera
lemh and Eleventh Kev. A. )oiwell, pas
ter. Servian a. m. nnd T :30 p. iu I'rayer
tneetlnif Wednesday evening.
Yodmo Mkn'h C'Hltn-TlAf AHnoeiATioi
UoiuiiH in v- alerinan block. Main street. )oe
pel ineetiiiK. f'r men only, everv Huaday af
ternoon at 4 o't lnek. Uoviiin open week days
Ooin 8-to a. in . ii 9:30 p. ia.
VUJTH I'AKK TAMKKNAtLK ltev J. M.
W jod, I antor. Services: Sunday School,
a.m.: I reach in p, 1 1 a in. and 8 p. . ;
grayer iiieetliix Tuesday niKht ; choir prac
ice Kridnj ninhi All are welcome.
Subscribe for The IlKKALI), only
15 cents a week or 50 cents a month.
Bucklen's Arnica Salve.
Thk Ukst Halvk in the world for CuU
Hruises, Hores, Ulcers, Saltltheura. Fever
Sores, Tetter. Chapped Hands, Chilblains,
Corns, and all Skin Eruption0, and posi
tively cures Piles, or no pay required.
It is guaranteed to give satisfaction, ar
money refunded. - Price 25 cents per box.
For sale by F. O. Fricko
Lincoln, Blair, Beatrice and Kear
ney now nave each two kinds !
The First step.
Perhaps you are run down, can't
eat, can't sleep, can't think, can't dm
anything to your satisfaction, nnm
you wonder what ails you. Yom
should heed the warning, you are
taking the first etep into nervoua
prostration. You need a nerve tonic
and in Klectric Bitters you will find
. i. i :
nic dti icmcur iui icBiunui; juur
nervous system to it normal, healthy
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Tonic and Alterative, Your appe
tite returns, good digestion is re
stored, and the liver and kidneys re
sume healthy action. lry a bottle.
Price 50c, at F. G. Fricke & Co's
Do not confuse the famous Blush
of Koses with the many worthless
bleaches which are
market. Get the gei
druggist, O. II. Snydt
bottle, and I guarar
move your pimples, freckles, black
heads, moth, tan and sunburn, and
give you a lovely complexion. 1
Fort Sidney is to have a new de
tachment of troops, the twenty-first
infatry being ordered to New York
ALittlo ttlrls Eperlencein a LlgMt
Mr. and Mrs, Loren Trescott are
keepers of the Gov. Lighthouse at
Sand Beach Mich, and are blessed
with a daughter, four years. Last
April she taken down with Measles,
followed with dreadful Couim and
turned into a fever. Doctors at
home and at Detroit treated, but in
vain, she grew worse rapiaiy, until
she was a mere" handful of bones .
Then she tried Dr, King's New
Discovery and after the use of two
and a half bottles, was completely
cured. They say Dr. King,s New
Discovery is worth its weight in
gold, yet you may get a trial; bottle
free at F. G. Frickey Drugstore.
The Homliest Man in Plattsmouth
As well as the handsomest, and
others are invited to call on any
druggist and get free a trial bottle
of Kemp's Balsam for the Throat
and Lungs, a remedy that ia selling
entirely upon its merits and is
guaranteed to relieve and cure all
chronic and acute coughs, asthma,
bronchitis ana consumption. Larcre
bottles 50c and $1.;
We offer 100 dollars reward for
any case ot cat ami trial can not re
cured by Hall's Catarrh Cure.
e'. J. Cheney & Co. Props, loledo,
We the undersigned, have known
F. J. Cheney for the last 15 years,
and belive him pefectly honorable
in all butsne8s transactions and fin
ancially able to carry out an oblig
ations made by their farm.
West & Truax, wholesale Drucr-
gist, Toledo Ohio., Waldm&r Kinnan
& Tarvin, Wholesale druggist Tole
Hall's Catarrh Cnre is taken inter
nally, action directly upon the blood
and snucous surfaces of the system.
Price, 75c per bottle. Sold by all
Druggist; Testimonials free.
One Fare for the Round Trip.
The B. & M. will sell round trip
tickets for one fare to Hot Springs,
Arkansas, on the following occa
sions: Meeting of the Government
Reservation Improvement aeseoci
ation, April 12. Tickets will be sold
April 7'and 8, inclusive; final return
limit, May 10. - ' '" .
Dietrict meeting southern and
Central Turnverem, May O to. 10.
Tickets will be sold May ti ati( 7, in
clusive; final return, June'10.
Annual meetinggeneral assembl v
of the , Southern Presbyterian
church, May 19. Tickets will be
sold May 16 and 17, inclusive; limit
to return, June 15. -:"'
For further information inquire
at ticket office.