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THE PRINCE OF WALES
is not like other kinds. It has peculiar fragrance and peculiar flavor.
Its peculiar uniformity always gives peculiar comfort, and has made
it peculiarly popular. Sold everywhere. Made only by
. BLACKWELLS DURHAM TOBACCO CO., Durham, N. C.
n a nnvo nn vnur secretions bv
(sVinn- "Kalrena for vour Blood.'
Cures the worst Skin and Wood
ninnrrlirH. (Guaranteed tV O. II
Snyder and Hrown & Barrett.
No healthv person need fear an)
dangerous consequences from ai
attack of la grippe if properl
treated. It is much the same as a
severe cold and requires precisel)
the same treatment. Remain muici
ly at home and take ChamberlainV
Cough Remedy as directed for a se
vere cola ana a prompt anu com
plete recovtry is sure to follow
This remedy also counteracts anj
tendency of la grippe to result in
pneumonia. Anions the many
thousands who have used it during
the epidemics of the past two year?
we have yet to learn of a Bingle
case that has not recovered or that
has resulted in pneumonia. 25 and
50 cent bottles for sale by F. G.
Fricke & Co.
A DESPERATE FIGHT.
A MODERN VERSION OF AN OLD
STORY ABOUT COLUMBUS.
A Account of the Pays When Christo
pher Columbm IlayeI the Hole of a
Pirate How He Came to Settle to Ll
bon A Savage Itattle at Sea.
La rippe Successfully Treated.
"I have just recovered from a sec
ond attack of the grip this year,"
says Mr. Ja O. Jones, publisher of
the leader, Mexica Texas. "In the
latter case I used Chamberlain s
Cough remedy, and I think with
considerable success, only being in
bed a little over two aays, agamm
ten days for the first attnek. The
second attack, I am ratsfied. would
have been equally as bad as the
- - . f A I
first but lor tne use 01 mm reiucupr,
as I had to go to bed in about six
hours after being struck with it,
while in the first case I was able to
atiend to business about two days
before getting down. 59 cent bot
tles for sale b3 F. G. Fricke & Co.
ThaDODulation of PlattsmoutW
Is about 10,000, add we would say
at least neo-half are troubled with
anm effection on the throat and
lungs, as those complaints are, ac
fr.wAinrr n afgaiafirR. more numer
sie than nihpra. We would advise
all our readers not to neglect the
opportunity to call on tneirurug
mat anct crf1 n nnilie ill ACIUU B uai
Lam fnr.hnthrnatandluncrs. Trial
size free. LargeBottle 50c- and $1
hkfs nmip birth easy.
rvtivin. Tjv Das. 2. 1886. Mr wife used
MOTHEB'8 PBIEND before her third
confinement, and saya she would not be
without it for hundreds of dollars.
W Vit wTTiress on receint of price. Sl.50 per bot
tle. Book "To Motners " mauea i ree.
BRADFIELD REGULATOR CO-
warn BALI TAU.DMMWtTt. ATLANTA, OA
i f Is q Weekly PuMicqt101! t
4 . " -I e -4
qua special vqiqe qs qq qa-
5 sccli to i'eqcl fqiqilies tlU'OUgn
4- 4 1t r rr-M-n
Jtat7 bi M si sj v w ai v
t a i i u.klt DabHiuaIu Oupaf'
DV ADUiniSfERKX) DR. HAIHIS' BulDEH SPtClMC.
It can be given in a cuo of coffee or tea. or in ar
on taking it; it is absolutely harmless an! wiii
eiiect a permaueDt anu nrfCC,Jj tuic, iirc
v.A a loo mfJorntP ririn kprnr An alcoholic
wreck, it NEVER FAILS. We GUARANTEE
r-nmnictn r ure in evsi v Instance. page liooK
Vl&eM SPECIFIC CO.. 1 86 Bmct St. C'mclMUU.O
Chamberlain's Eye and Skin
A certain cure for Chronic Sore Eyes
Tetter, Salt Rheum, Scald Head, 01
Chronic Sores, Fever Sores, .Eczema,
, A m Itch, Prairie Scratches, bore Hippies
p-i-l 1 I TnOI32KCLQ"tl031- -A-X1-CL and Piles. It ia cooling and soothing.
tt. after all other treatment had tauoa.
It is put up in 25 and 50 cent boxes.
A. B. KKOTT
BO LiNC WATER OR MILK.
GRATE UL COMFORTING
801 Cor Fifth and Vine St.
PLATTSMOUTH - NEBRASKA
Everything to Furnish Tour House.
HOUSE FURNISHING EMPORIUM.
Labeled 1-2 lb Tins Only.
NESSABIAD SOIBBS CURED
Iir Cvb'ilnriuh!.T.kN.fi Kai fuk
sfulwhereal Irrmrdifiiful. Sold by P. HIMl,oolT,rpPr
83 brum&nj, Sew mrk. Wriu tJt book of proof. I
PUMfl!C?l"".rj:ans$48. Want acts, catl'cue
IlflllU0-free Address Dan'l FUeatty.wash
injrton X. J.
CIcsnsM and beautiH t".t hair.
Prumute a luxuriant frrowth.
NeTer Fails to Beatoxe Grey
Hair to its Youthful. Cotor.
Cure wrnip diwaset ft hair fauing.
JV.and $UOat Xrfgitg
I rnrr inara Tnni.r 11 ruivl ttre 1
iia jui iWiiu. Uc at lrugiU, or UlCUJL ft CO., Y.
Havin" purchased the J. V. Weckbach store room on south
Main street where I am now located can sell goods cheap
fVm Phnnnost. havin"" iust put in the largest stock
of new ffoodsever broughf to the city. Gasoline stoves
and furniture of all kinds sow on tno lnsiaiimem pian.
How Lost! How Regained
It is one of those tales that illustrate
v.o motinum this rruel ace. The
pirate had long been the scourge of the
honest Venetian traders. Sometimes
they would disguise themselves as mer
chantmen trading peacefully to Candia
for wine, and then throwing off their
disguises, would prey upon all around
them. Mo mercy wan enown in iun
fearful contests. Between the sea rob
liers and the merchants there was a
lasting and deadly hostility. It was to
the pirate class that the Columbi be-
longed, and of all tne corsairs oi me
day they were the most renowned. The
elder Columbus had apparently lain in
wait in vain for tne ncn neei mai aueu
pparlv to the north. ' But he had a son,
known as Columbus Junior, who fol
lowed the same profession ana wnose
true name was Nicolo Griego, or Nich
olas the Greek. He at last succeeded in
the project which his father had so long
essayed in vain. The prize was a temp v
ing one to the bold buccaneers. The
Flanders galleys with their freight were
waiiKul at 2f)0 000 rlncjits Derhane 2.000,-
000 and would have proved an immense
fortune to the captors coma mey nave
rfirAinAd the snoil.
In 1485 the galleys were equippea wim
w A 1 3 -
minimal care, we nave me aecree oi
ia sAiia.ta under which they set sail.
The Doge Giovanni Honcenigo appoint
the noble Bartolomeo Alinio capwin.
witri u. a.larv of 600 dncats. Four irreat
galleys are provided, and to each cap
tain a bounty or a,ow goiaen aucam us
nrnmiMd unon their safe return to Ven-
r : t . . .
ice. This money was to oe paia out oi
the tax on the Jews, ana calls up anew
RViaVftRneare's unreal picture: it is plain
that the merchants of Venice were the
tmo Shvlocks of the time. A medical
man was assigned to the fleet; his salary
was onlv nine ducats a month.
Minute rules are given ior me con
Anotnt the expedition. The freight is
to be paid to the state. No deckloads
of tin or pewter ware are aiiowea, no
currants nor molasses are to be stored
in the hold. Two galleys were to go to
London or the English ports, the rest to
Sluys or Bruges. On their passage they
might touch at Malaga and other port
in Spain; on their return a ship was de
tached to trade with the Mohammedans
along the Barbary shore. The Vene
tians were too keen traders not to find
profitable markets even in the lands of
The Columbi or the Griegos were at
last to seize their prize. They watched
with seven -ships powerful, no doubt,
and well equipped off the Spanish coast
to intercept the fleet of Bartolomeo
Minio. The commander of the pirates
was Nicolo Griego, the son, we are told,
of the elder Columbus. His father had
j disappeared from sight. But with him
I in the pirate shins was another Colum-
! bus, the future discoverer and admiral
of the Indies, in nis "liie r ernanuu
Columbus boasts of his father's share in
this famous engagement famous be
cause it led to the settlement of Colum
bus at Lisbon, his marriage and his fu
He was now a man of at least fifty,
hardened by thirty-six years of ceaseless
adventure. What position he held in
the pirate fleet, whether as commander
or seaman, his son does not tell. We
only know that he served under his
l.ivo f tin -ml in -a rvr fi-riecr and that
1 L 11 1 1 V., I Plliu.u-" v. " O
he fought with desperate energy in the
famous sea hght ol cape fet. v incent.
The corsairs, or columbi, approacnea
their prey in the evening. They waited
all night on the still Atlantic, and in
the morning rushed upon the Venetians.
It was seven, perhaps eight, ships against
' four. The galleys were heavy laden
! and Tiiiinanageabie compared to their
swift assailants. The Columbi had evi
dently resolved to make sure of their
Thev sailed under the French
flag, and may have been fitted out in
Genoa. It was the custom ot the pirates.
to assume false colors. But
dreadful was the contest and fierce the
fio-ht that rased all day, as Columbus
had told his son. on the tranquil sea
the scene, nearly four centuries later, of
the battle of St. Vincent ana ins narra
tive is confirmed by the V enetian ar
chives. The four great galleys under
Bartolomeo Minio defended themselves
with nnfailinir courasre.
From the first to the twentieth hour
they beat off their savage assailants.
The shins crannied with each other and
fought hand to hand. They used, we
are told, artificial fire, and the pirates
fastened their ships to the calleys by
hooks and iron chains. Then, no doubt,
thev boarded and were at last success
fnl. And then Fernando Colon relates
the romantic incident that led, he thinks,
to the discovery of a new world. The
ship in which his father fought was
lashed by chains and hooks to a great
Venetian galley. The Venetians seem
to have set Columbus' ship on fire. The
flames consumed both vessels. The only
resource left to the survivors was to leap
into the sea.
.Columbus, an excellent swimmer,
seized an oar that floated near bim, and
partly resting on it and partly swimming,
sustained himself m tne water, lie j:new
At the Berlin exhibition of mean nd
rontrivanct for the prevention of acci
dents in indotrie and otherwise, priz-
were awarded for the following proc
ehses for tireproofing, respectively dimin
ishing the combustibility of tissues, cur
tain materials and theatrical scenery.
For light tirtbues, bixteen iounda amino
nium BulphaU-u, five ionnds ammonium
carbonate, four pounds borax, nix pounds
Iwirio acid, four pounds starch, or one
I pound dextrine, or one pound gehitino.
and twenty-five gallons water, mixed to
gether, heated to BO degs. Fahrenheit.
and the material impregnates wun me
mixture, centrifugated and dried, and
then ironed as usual. One quart or tne
mixture, costing about three or four
cents, is enough to impregnate fifteen
yards of material.
For curtain materials, theatrical deco
rations, wood and furniture thirty
pounds ammonium chloride are mixed
with so much floated chalk as to give
the mass consistency. It is then heated
to 125 to 150 degs. Fahrenheit, and the
material given one or two coats of it by
means of a brush. A pouna or it, cost
ini? about eicht-tenths of a cent, is suffi
cient to cover five aquaro rods. Berlin
Ilutter, KkK. C !, i!d Gatnr,
Poultry, Meat, Applets I'otutoea
Green nnl Dried Fruile, Vegetable
Cider, UeaiiH, Wool, Hide, Tullow
Sheep PeltH, Fun, SkinH, Tobacco,
Grain, Flour; Hay, UeeHwax, Feath
ers, Ginning, Hrootmorn, and Hops.
M. K. HALLAKI)
(Jen. Com, MeroliH.it a .1 Mi.t.
217 Market Street - nt. UmfH. Mo.
WANTFD Aio-iit. yi ncxujilntefl with Fam'
era auu nDiltrr.
TIMOTHY r LA KK.
r4t aid Office 4( Huutli 1 h M Pttntl.
A Terrible Thing la a BattU.
Th hnnae committee on naval affairs
tnr annul davs has had under considera
tion a bill providing for the addition to
the navy of a novel crart.
The feature of the design is found in
n enormous submarine gun carried at
the bow below the water line. i. ne pro
jectors feel that they hav now a prac
i.aViiA meATva at hand to drive an enor
mous shell loaded with an explosive
charge of gunpowder or gun cotton into
the hull of any lronciaa anoat anu e
wiimfo it in tlwi TarT vitals of the shin. "
AAnrrHnar in the defdmi submitted to
the committee and explained by Gen
eral Berdan, a hydraulic buffer project
fr-ran tKn how oi the vessel This is so
adjusted that it will stop the boat a dis
tance of eight feet from the enemy's ship
tvithnnt ininrv to the boat. At this
abort range the buffer automatically dis
charges the submarine gun directly at
the hull of the ship, and lodges within
( n .Loll oiminff a. Virirstinrr rharire if
l a ou2u t. j r
450 pounds of powder, sufficient to blow
down every bulkhead in the ship and
wreck the bottom. Cincinnati com
Glad to Get Kid of Dim.
A few days ago Governor Buchanan
was called upon to exercise executive
clemency in a very peculiar case. The
person concerned was a man held in jail
at Jackson till he should produce a $2K
fine. He had been there over a year
without showing any signs of liquidating
with the commonwealth, and it is prob
nilo Via would have remained a prisoner
for the next fifty years if payment had
Wn oraited for. The county court.
j recognizing him as an incubus to the
amount of forty cents a aay, passeu a
resolution asking the governor "for the
Lord's sake" to forgive that little $200
and let the man get out and earn his own
living. The trial judge and the attorney
general and the members of the jury all
appeared on the petition Bent up in ac
cordance with the resolution, but not a
6ingle friend of the prisoner was among
the signers. Nashville American.
Registered Fhyl Ian and I'liarwacUt
Special attention piven to Office
Rock Bluffs - Nkb.
STAPLE AND FANCY
Patronage of the Public Solicited.
Or S E LF-PKES EK VATI ON . A new and only
uctid Medal rituis bsmiou aunutsuo
YOUTH. EXHAUSTED VITAL! TT, PRE
MATURE DECLINE, and all DISEASES
and WEAKKESBSS oihah. w pages, Ciouu
Ut; 185 inrahiable prescriptions. " Only $1.00
y mail, doable sealed. Descriptive Frospect-
na with cadaMemtSIl ) rfUH
t the Press and voluntary tUI- h I Snui
testimonials or tne cure. nun(
Consultation in person or by mail. Expert treat
ment. INVIOLABLE 8ECKECT and CER
TAIN CURE. Address Dr. w. 11. Purker. or
Theeabody Medical iDsUttrte, No. 4 Bulfinch St..
The Peabody Vedical Institute bas many imi
tators, but no equal. fleruld.
The Seisoc) of Life, or Self-Preserrarion, is a
. .ln.il. tKa. mM. t nn w
every WEAK and NERVOUS man, and leara ts
that he was about six miles from the land,
the coast of Portusal. and ma.ie lus v.-a
toward it. Wearied, half inanimate, he
was dashed noon the shore. He liad
much difficulty in ' reviving himself.
But he was near Lisbon and made hi3
wav. a shipwrecked, penniless seaman,
to the Portuguese capital. Eugene Law
rence m Harper s.
Mrs. McCarlem Thot piano lamp ye
sold me is no good, an Oi want yez to
take it back.
Dealer Eh? Why?
Mrs. McCarlem Divil a chune con v.-a
git out av it. New York "Weekly.
Made Her Left Handed by a Blor.
Thrp vears airo a vouns lady of Fall
River. Mass.. was hit upon the loft side
of her head by a falling sign as she was
walking along a 6treet in lioston. j. ms
was followed by brain fever. Alter
weeks she was as well in mind and
body as ever, but from a right handed
person she had become so left nanaea
that she could neither cut, sew nor write
with her right hand, but found it easy
to do all these things with her left.
Her right hand was just about as useful
as her left had been before she was hurt.
What is strange is that, with 60 recent
a change in the use of her hands, she
never makes an awkward motion and is
as graceful in the use of her left hand as
if she had been born left handed. Bos
A Greedy Mountain Lion's Fate.
Dr. French, a seventy-year-old resi
dent of Alamo, killed a mountain lion
one day last week at the Tule ranch in
the pineries. The lion had crawled into
a pig pen through a small hole, and after
feasting on two shoats was too big to
get out through the hole. Thus he was
an easy prey to the doctor, who gave
him a hypodermic injection of birdshot
in order to see bim perform. He per
formed to the entire satisfaction of his
tormentor. The doctor administered a
44-caliber pill, which put him to sleep.
The animal had immense claws, and
measured six feet from tip to tip. San
A Great Famine Predicted.
A prophet in Athens, Ga., predicts
that the crop yield this year throughout
this country will be the largest ever
known, but that beginning with 1893,
and for two years thereafter, there will
be the greatest famine the world has
ever known. During that time rain
shall cease to fall, and the streams of
the country will all dry up, vegetation
will no longer exist, and all animals
will surely die. At the beginning of the
famine the land will be infested with all
sorts of ve-min, and the living will suf
fer untold tortures.
NortAi Sixth Street, PlattsmoMtb
THE OLD RELIABLE.
II. A. WATERMAN & 80S
PINF LUMBER !
Shingles, Lath, Hash,
Can supply everw demand of the city.
Call and pet terms. Fourth street
in rear of opera hoHse.
An Australian agricultural paper
makes note of an immense increase in
the number of sheep in Australia in the
last two or three years, and of the enor
mous development of the grazing capa
bilities of the country. The estimated
number of sheep in Australia in 1892 is
60,000,000, against 31,000,000 in 1884.
The number of monarchies in Europe
has increased by one during the past
year, the duchy of Luxembourg having
become a sovereign state by thedeatn
of the queen of Holland.
A gold brick was recently shipped to
San Francisco . from Yuma, Cal., the
value of which was estimated at between
$80,000 and $90,000. It weighed a little
over 0-49 pounds.
X 3 y ,fwn
ft af 1 1 arm n s
For Atchinson, St. Joseph, Leaven
worth, Kansas City, St. Louis,
and all points n-th, east
eouth or west. Tick
ets sold and bag
to a n y
INFORMATION AS TO KATES
Call at Depot or address
G. P. A. St. Loui. Mo.
T. C. Phillippi,
A. G. P. A. Omaha.
H. D. Apgak. At., Plattsmouth.
English Spavin Liniment removes
all hard soft or calloused lumps
and blemishes from horses, blood
spavins , curbs splints, sweeney,
ringbone, stiflee, sprains all Jswoi
len throats, coughs etc.. Save 50
cent by use of one bottle. Warrant
ed the most wonderful blemish
cure ever known. Sold by F. G.
Fricke & Co druggists Plattsmouth
Shiloh's catarrh remedy a posi
itive cure Catarrh, Diphtheria and
Canker mouth. For sale by F. G.