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About The Plattsmouth daily herald. (Plattsmouth, Nebraska) 1883-19?? | View Entire Issue (April 18, 1892)
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PLATTSMOUTII, NKBRASKA. MONDAY. APRIL 18, 1892.
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A cream of tartar bakiug,powdec
! Jaighestol all in leavening strengtn
Latest U. S. Government food re-
Freak Beef. Pork. Veal. Mutton. Pttr u
egfsxrpi CODBianuj vm usau.
Came of all kinds kept in Seaeoa
SATISFACTION - OARAHTEED
Cor. 6th St and Lincoln Ave
rLATTSMOUTH, - NEBRASKA.
- F. H. BLLKNBAUM, Trmf.
The beat of fresh meat always fovad
ia this market. Also fresh
'Ess and Butter.
Wild same of all kinds kept ia their
! 8IXTH 8TREET
I IX. f)TJ7N
Always has on band a full stock of
FLOUR AND FEED,
Corn. Bran. Shorts Oats and Baled
Hay for sale as low as the lowest
and delivered to any pan i n
CORNER SJXTH AND VINE
platt8mouth, - - Nebra?-
ghe gUttsmouth grralJ.
COKXEK OF VINE AND FIFTH STS
NOTTS BROS, Publishers
Published every Thursduy, and daily
every evening except Sunday.
Kegistercd at the Plattsmouth, Nebraska
post pfTice an ttecond claft mail matter fur
transmission through the U. S. mails.
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One year not in advance - - - - 2 00
Six months in advance - 75
Three months in advance - - - 40
TKKPIS OF UAILT.
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One copy one month 50
Per week by carrier 15
and we commented on the case in
that Hpirit and in no other. Per
haps the XewH can explain why its
trusted "attache" was not in court
to deny the testimony of his father,
and to clear hid akirts from the
charges made against him? Here
was a very excellent opportunity to
make a denial, and a much more
appropriate place than the columns
of the News, when we consider that
Milton D. Polk was the first defend
ant in the case and within a few
yards of the court room when the
case was in progress of trial. We
have more evidence than was given
on that trial, Mr. Burton, and we
hereby notify you that our com
ments were tame when compared
with the facts in the case.
MANUFACTURE OF AND
DSALEB IN" THE
CHOICEST BRANDS OF CIGARS
FULL LINK OF
TOBACCO AND SMOKER'S ARTICLES
always in stock
IV. H. CUSHING.
J. W. Johnson,
-ooOT H EOOo-
Citizens - Bciql,
Capital Paid in
k R Rnthaaa. J W Johns. E 8 Grewel.
Henry Kikenbsry. M W Morgan J
Connor. W Wettenkanp, W
A general banxing business trans
acted, imeresi aiiowcu u uc-posites.
NATIONAL : BANK
Paid up capital ...
re the very best facilities for tho oromp
traasaetion of llgltimate
stocks, bonds, gold. Koverament and local se
auntlefl bought and sold. Deposits received
1a mtoraat allowed on tbe certificates
rw.fMdrtwB. available In any part of tbe
United State sod all the principal towns ot
mixCcnOVI MIDI AD FB6MPTLT BBMIT-
HlKkest market price PU for County War
rants. State ana County bonds.
. John nawald : D. Hawkswortt
- Bass Waogb. "hlto
OTf E. 0STST
jahB FIsuoraM. . a. Wafts..
In Thursday evening's iaeue THE HER
ALD contatned an item of district court
news which apparently was written for
no other purpot'-e than to asperse and
blacken the character of an attache of the
News office, and to reflect disadvantage
ously upon this paper. The falsity and
alanderousness of the item wilt not be
dwelt upon in this article, but we wish to
call attention to the dispicable methods
employed by certain money-iufluenced
politicians whose anxiety to pose as party
leaders arises solely from the fact of
there beina; "money in it." The Item re
ferred to described the gentleman men
tioned as the editor of the Evening News,
which, in a very covert way, was an attack
upon that paper. The name of the editor of
the News is printed at the top of the edi
torial page, and that fact is well known to
the writer of the item, who merely gave
that title to the person maligned in order
to cover his real intention. Mr. M. D. Polk
was attacked in that contemptible man
ner, and the reflection cast upon the News
for the sole reason of this paper's wonder
ful popularity, and the fact of nearly all of
THE HEKALD'S subscribers having quit
that paper, which fact appears to have
aroused the enmity of a few unprincipled
politicians who try to bolster up the rap
idly sinking HERALD to retain a tool for
their own personal ends. The News has
the support of the citizens, which it is con
fident of its ability to retain, and will not
sink so low as to employ such under
handed methods to help its business.
Mr. Burton of the News, either did
not write the foregoing or else he
listened to the representations of
his "attache" and blindly swallowed
a very weak story. The comment
of The Herald on the case of
O'Dotiohoe vs. Milton D Polk and
his father, was in our opinion fully
w..iuted by the facts in the case
;. .uoy were retailed by the elder
The News is supposed, to
I?.....- a tine scent for items, as a
u.-iial iJing, but its editor was not
n court when the case was called,
ndeed the News, was conspicuous
for its absence, both in the person
of its editor and its trusted "at
tache," who was the first and princi
pal defendant in the case which at
tracted so much attention from the
public. The Herald wants its
neighbor to understand that it is
responsible for that item of news.
It was published as a legitimate
item of news without conspiracy
or consultation with politicians or
outsiders and without thought of
doing our neighbor harm or break
ing down the News, as that paper
terms it. We are not in that busi
ness, although we have heard that
the mission of the News, since its
attache" took charged its colums,
was to "swamp ihe xijskah ana,
however that may be, we want Mr.
Burton to understand that we do
not run a newspaper for that pur
pose we are publishing a paper
because that is our business and
trade; it is our profession; we have
been brought up to it and do
not know how to do anything else;
we are not publishing a newspaper
for fame or health, like our neigh
bor; neither are we bothering our
selves over politicians and their in
trigues; nor have we hired a poli
tician to edit our paper. Now as to
the item which seems to annoy our
neighbor, does the News doubt Mr.
John F. Polk's evidence given to the
court and public under the solem
nity of an oath? Or does it prefer
the word of its "attache," which has
proved so disastrous to the father?
If it does, of course that settles it
with that paper, but we want to 833-,
right here, that we stand ready to
satisfy anybody else of sound mind
that the old father's word is bettei
than the son's, and we are prepared
to prove it. It won't do to charge it
to politicians, nor say the old
gentleman is mistaken 011 the wit
ness stand. This was a civil action
right here in court, in the city of
Plattsmouth, and in the presence of
our citizens, and if a newspaper
hasn't the right to comment on the
fact of that trial THE HERALD
wants to know it. Listening to
that testimony we, like the balance
of the spectators, felt justly indig
nant that such wrongs should go
unpunished in this community,
Hete are two amusing views of the
Rhode Island election. The New
York Sun says:
To the mugwump fanatics, Mr
Cleveland's imaginary popularity
about the time of his accidental
election in 1884, grew like Jack's
bean-stalk steadily throughout his
four years of mugwump adminis
tration. Then in 1888 he was de
feated with a reversed or dimin
ished democratic majority in every
The same frantic argument for
the stuffed prophet's fictitious status
has been put to the test of the fact
again in the city o Providence,
where this ponderous and unac
countable demagogue went to plead
his own case for the democratic
nomination, under the pretense that
it was the "people's cause." The re
sult is that the democratic majority
of 2,000 in Providence sank almost
to 200. This, too, was after a be
wideringly vociferous reception a
few days before to the visiting
The popularity alleged of the clai
mant is as baseless as his democra
cy. -Mugwump politics and moral
hypocrisy are offensive to every one
trained in the school of American
republicanism. Monsieur de Buff a-
lo is a back number. Take him
The Philadelphia Press says:
Yes, another state has spoken and a party's
There is just another nail in free trade's
coffin, that is all:
Rhody udvocates protection, and that's
why, this last election,
Rhody turned G. Cleveland's picture to
OtTRLlSGTOX & MISSOURI HIT EH R. Jt.
V TIME TABLE. J
OF DAILY PASSENGER TRAINS
No. 2 5: 05 P.M.
o. . lO:30a.iL.
No. 8 7 ;44 p. m
No. 10 9 :45 a. m.
No. 13 10 :14 a. Hi
No. 20 8 :30 a. 01
Not,.... 3 :45 a. m.
No. a 5 :vj5 p. m
No. 5 9 H5 a. m.
No. t ' ?18 a. m.
No. 4 6 s p.m.
No. 11, ...5 :05 p. m.
No, 19 11 K)5 a. IB.
Pushnell's extra leaves for Omaha about two
o'clock for Omaha aud will accommodate pas-seiiKers.
MISSOURI PACIFIC RAILWAY
No. 384 Accomodation Leaves..
Trains dally except 1
. 4:00 p.
KMiUUTtt 09 pythias Gauntlet Lodgs
No-47. Meets every Wednesday eve
ning: at their hall over Bonnet A Tutt'a. all
vixitinir kniirlits are cordiallv invited to
attend. MM Griffith, C C: Otis Dovoy K ot
K and S.
AO U W No 84 Meet second and fourth
Friday evening In the month at I O
O F Hall. M Vondran, M W, E P Brown,
AO U W No 8 Meet Brst and third Fri
day evening of each month at I O O F
hall. Frank Vermylea MW;J Barwick,
OF HONOR Meets tho first
and third Thrursdav eveninars of each
month in I. O. O. F. hall, Fitzgerald block.
Mrs. Addie Smith, Worthy Sister of Honor
Mrs. Nannie Burkel. sister secretary.
OASS LODGE. No. 146. 1. 0. O. F. meets ev
irj Tuesday night at their ball in Fitzgerald
alock. All Odd Fellows are cordially invited
'o attend when visiting in the city. Cbrls Pet
ersen, N. G. ; S. F, Osborn, Secretary.
V uM . tht K. of P.
ARC AN AM Cass Council No 1021,
ball in the ranneie a
Craig block over Bennett & Tutu, vlsulng
bretbren invited. Henry Gerlng, Regent:
Thos Walling, Secretary.
GA. R-McConihie Post No. 45 meets every
Saturday evoning at 1 : 30 In tbeir Hall in
Kockwood block. All visiting comrades are
cordiallv invited to n eet with us. Fred Bates,
Post Adjniant ; G. F. Kites, Post Commadder.
fjRDRK OF THE WORLD. Meets it 7:31
v every Monnay evening at the Grand Army
ball. A. F. Groom, president, Thos Walling,
-'ASS CAMP No. 332 M. W. A. meets every
second and Fourth Monday evenings in
Fitzgerald hall. Visiting neighbors welcome.
if erieuoerEcr, tt
CAPTAIN YOCUM of Hastings was
sentenced Friday to the peniten
tiary for one year, the lightest sen-
nce that the court could impose
d last Saturday, the next day
after the sentence had been pro
nounced, Adjutant General Vifquain
carried to Hastings a pardon for
Mr. Yocum from Governor Boyd.
There will be but one verdict on
this action of the governor and that
will be a verdict of approval.
Nothing but the letter of the law
convicted Captain Yocum. The
jury, the judge, the spectators at
the trial and the people over the
state all felt that equity demanded
that Captain Yocum, who defended
his home and family from the lies
of a traducer, ought to be justified
in his act and told to go hence a
free man. But the law in its strict
letter has been complied with and
the governor has exercised his
right under the law and given
justice to a man who stands,
though convicted under the law,
justified in all that he has done to
protect his home and his fireside.
The United States has paid Italy
$25,000 for the killing of the Mafia
men at New Orleans and friendly
relations are once more established
with that country. We won't say
but they are worth that dead, but
alive the whole lot isn't worth
Senator Allison, of Iowa, says
he is a Harrison man. So is every
other good republican.
Oxe of the signs by which the re
publicans are sure to conquer is the
THE republican , ticket will read
Harrison and Morton.
According to the census of 1890,
Chicago takes rank, by virtue of her
population of 1,098,576 people, as the
eighth largest city on the globe.
Most of us desire, at one time or
another, to visit a city in which so
many persons find homes, and,
when we do, we can find no better
line than the "Burlington Route."
Three fast and comfortable trains
daily. For further information ad
dress the agent of the company at
this place, or write to J. Francis,
General Passenger and Ticket
Agent, Omaha, Nebraska. .
Itch on human and horses animals
cured in 30 minutes by Woolford's
sanitary lotion. This never fails,
Sold F. G. Fricke Co. druggist
Hansen. V. C.
r'APTAIN H E PALMER CAMP NO 50-
Sons of Veterans, division of Nebraska. U
8. A. meet every Tuesday night at 7 -.30 o'clock
in their ball in Fitlgerald block. All sons ana
visiting comrades are cordially invited to meet
witbus J. J. Kurtz. Commander ; B. A. Mc
El wain, let Seargent.
DAUGHTERS OF REBECCA Bud ot rrom
I e Lodee No. 40 meets the second and
fourth Thursday evenings of eacli mouth in
the I O. O. K. hall. Mrs. T. E. Williams, N
G. ; Mrs. John Cory, Secretary.
YOUNG MEN'S CHRISTION SSOCIATION
Waterman block. Main Street. Rooms
open from :30 a m to 9:30pm. For men only
Gospel meeting every Sunday afternoon at 4
A. N. SULLITAN.
Attorney at-Law. Will give prompt attention
50 all buainees entrusted to nisi. Office in
Onion block. East Side. Plattsmouth, Neb.
217, 219, 221, ANB 223 yVlAIN ST
F. R. GUTHMAKH. PROP-
RATES $4.50 PER WEEK AND UP
GOLD AND PORCELAIN CROWNS
Bridge work and ine gold work a
sB. STEIN ACS LOCAL as well as other an
sthet-icsgivea tor tbe paialess extraction of
C. A MARSHALL, - Fitzgerald Bloch
- BAZAAR MILLINERY.
To the Ladies of PlattBtnouth and vicinity I will
a 11 notice my
EASTER OPENINGAPRIL 15-16.
I will have on hand a full line of Spring and
Summer novelties in lace neopolitan and
A full line of new shades and styles in
gessisR I B B O N Sxziowy
Also a handsome line of Chiffon point degen
and eolored laces, velvet flowers in the lates
styles of montures and Prince cf Wales pom
I will have a good assortment of stra
goods, for Misses and Children wear
We'll have Leading Styles in Lace Crej
du Chine and fine braids trimmed. I
Thanking you for past favors "will be pleased to have yosi
call and examine my stock
Why will you cough when Shi
loh's cure will give immediate re
lief. Price 10 cts., 50 cts. and $1
For sale by F. G. Fricke ic Cc
The wisdom of him who journey
eth is known by the line he selects;
the judgment of the man who takes
the "Burlington Route" to the
cities of the east, the south, and the
west, is never impeached. The in
ference is plain. Magnificent Pull
man sleepers, elegant reclining
chair cars and world-famous dining
cars on all through trains. For
information address the agent of
the company at this place, or write
to T. Francis, General Passenger
and Ticket Agent. Omaha.
The promptness and certainty of
its cures have made Chamberlain's
cough remedy famous. It is intend
ed especially for coughs; colds,
croup and whooping cough, and is
the most effectual remedy known
for these diseases. 50 cents bostles
for sal- by F. O. Fricke.
Are away do
CALL AND SEE
Spot Cash Hardwai
MANY TKARS AGO TIIK POKT WROTE:
"Man wants but little here below.
Nor wants that little long."
It was true then and just as true to day, and fits our case e:
ALL THAT VK WANT IS
Your Trade on
That is all; '-Nor do we want it long" just for a few years,
or more and if you will grant us this "little" our cup of liapj
be full to overflowing.
In return you will have little to want, for in these goods
best and most complete line made in this country to-day and
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the trade all the cream and keeping the skimmed milk for 01
WILL YOV NOT GIVE IS THE "LITTLE" THAT WE WAX
T. W. Hendee, &
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R. A. SALISBURY
GOLD AND POKCELAIX CKOWXS.
r. Stelaways anesthetic for the painles cx
tractioc ef teeth.
Fine Gold Work a Specialty.
fcckwo4 Block rtattsnouth. Neb.
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