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J'LATTSMOUTII, NKHUASKA. Til UllSDA V. JUNK , ISJ2.
A cream of tartar baking powder
Highest of all in leavening strength
Latest U. S. Government food report.
BURUXGTOS & MISSOUIll MVElt II. R.
TIME TABLE. J
OF DAILY PASSEXGEK TKAINS
Not, 3 :I5 a. m.
No. J, 3 :4S p. id
No. T 5 ;J7 I
No. 9 4 :40 p.m.
No, 91 7 :15 a. m.
Rushnell's extra leaves for Omaha about two
o'clock lor Oinaliaautl will accommodate passengers.
No. 2 5 : 17 P. M,
No. 4. 10 :3i a. n .
No. 8 7 ; 44 p. m
No. Id 9 : V a. iu.
fio, 6 12 .U5 a. nj
MISSOURI PACIFIC RAILWAY
, No. 3M Aooomodation Leave 1?:a ??
, No.3M arnves 4;00p. m.
Trains dally except Sunday.
rASS CAMP No. 332 M. W. A. meets every
pecond and Fourth Monday ev-nings in
Fitzgerald hall. Visiting neighbors welcome.
P.OT llant-en, V. C. : P. Werteubenrer, W. A..
8. C. Wilde, Clerk.
rAPTAl!V II E PALMER CAMP NO 50
SonB 0f Veteran, division of Nebraska. U
S A meet every Tuee day night at 7 :3u o clock
lii their hall in Fitlxerald b.ock. All sons and
visit ffiic comrades are cordially invited to meet
with f J. J. Kurtz, Commander; 11. A. C
Elwain. lit Seargeut.
ORDER OK THE WOULD. Meets at 7 : 30
every Monnav evening at the Grand Army
hall. A. F. Groom, preident. 'I hos Walling,
a o V w XoH-Meet lir-t and tliirtl FriT
ilav evening of each numth at l()U f
hall. Frank Vermylea Mtt;Jt liarwick,
r A. R.McConihie Poxt No. 45 meets eve ry
J 1 -Saturday evoumn at 7 : 3o in their Hall in
fckwM.d Mock. All vlsitluK coinradw are
'cordially invited to neet with i us. r red. Hates.
PoM Adjniaut ; G. F. Niles. Po-t Commadder.
TrMi;ilTS OF PYTHIAS f.auntlet Lodirc
IV v,47 Meets everv Wednesday eve
, ii,.t Ac Tint's, all
mi r ni nc. ...... ..: i
.ititi kmclits are coroiaiiy m
s'J iitin knishts are cor
"i tenl. M N UriHitU.CC
Jl A W No Ht-Meet second and
U A Friday evening in the month at 1 t
O K Hall. M Vuiulraii, M W, E V Brown.
TAAUGHTEKS OF REBECCA-Lud of Prom
DAi eli'dge No. 40 meets the second and
fourth Thursday evenings of each
the I O. O. F. hall. Mrs. T. E. imams,
G - ; Mrs. John Cory. Secretary.
s.- Tinvnu Mms the first
D ad Tthird Thrursday evenings of each
mith. Worthy Sister of Honor
Jiurkel, sister secretary.
' ' I niontli in I. O
t't Mrs. AddieSn
f ; rV Mrs. Nannie 1
' ! Tv-
rTdit ai "their hall' In Fitzgerald
fck. All Odd Fellows are coraiaiiy
ittend when visiting in i:ib aij.
fn. N. G. ; S. F. Oborn, Secretary.
VaL AROANAM Cat's Council No 1021,
Tleet at the K, of P. hall in the Parmele &
block over Bennett & Tutts, visiring
Vn Invited. Henry tiering. Kegent ;
, .. inuIiTIilK SHOCIATION
ferman bhnjk. Main Street. Rooms
n 8 :30 a m to 9 :30 p ro. h or men only
i .r.-i. snii(iv Afternoon at 4
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Tork. Veal. Mutton, Putter slid
V "i Kepi COiisiauiij uii
: all kinds kept in Season
FACTION - GARANTEED
iuu St and Lincoln Ave
blOUTH, - NEBRASKA.
7ir lUattsnwuth gcntld.
HKXi:w OF VINK AND FIFTH sts
NOTTS BROS, Publishers
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t ftoBACCO AND SMOKERS ARTICLES
J alway9 in stock
I'ubliliel every Thursday, and daily
every evening except Sunday.
K'ei.-tered at the I'lattsinoiit h, Nebraska
ix.st pftice as second clas mail matter for
transiiiissioiithrouiili the U. S. mails.
TEKMri H'H WKKKI.V.
One year iii advance - - - $1 Ti)
One year not in advance - - - - ' Ut
Six months in advance - 75
Three months in advance 40
TKK.MS OK 1AII.Y.
One year in advance - - - $0 00
One copy one month ----- 50
IVr week ly carrier - - - - - 13
WHY WE NEED PROTECTION.
Mr. Champion is an active mem
ber of that league of English social
ists that demands an eight-hour
day, without reduction of the pres
ent rate of wages, for all laborers in
the United Kingdom, and he also
advocates a return to the protective
system for the benefit of such
British manufacturers as may find
it diflicult to compete with French
or German makers who work their
hands more than eight hours and
pajr as low, or lower, wages than
are paid in Great Britain. The pro
position of Nr. Champion amounts
to a confession that protection has
a tendency to increase the pay of
This is gratifying to American
protectionists as coming from Eng
land, where the plea for protection
as a benefit to labor long has been
derided as unsound, though it never
has been refuted by figures or by
logic. But Mr. Champion's proposi
tion has had the effect of forcing a
celebrated American advocate into
a like confession. The New York
Evening Post, noticing Mr. Cham
pion's project, and, of course, op
posing it, says:
"In short, the cry for an eight
hours' day on the part of the work
men is not due to a desire for more
leisure, but to force up the price of
labor b3 restricting its t-upply. j
What the movement really means
is, therefore, a higher cost of pro
duction for the same amount of pro
duct, due to a larger expenditure
for wages. As this might cause
some establishments now pressed
hard by foreign competition to
close, thus throwing workmen out
of employment, Mr. Champion very
consistently suggests a return to
the protective system of tariffs."
Two things are worthy of note in
this excerpt. First, our contempo
rary's dread of any measure that
may tend toward "a higher cost of
production," which means better
wages, and second, its confession
that protection does tend that way-
But, bej'ond this, note the utter
subjection to British interests that
our contemporary displays. If "a
higher cost of production" should
become the rule in Great Britain
there would be less need of a pro
tective tariff in America, for our
tariff is designed to protect our
workmen against the ill-paid labor
of Europe. But not even to gain a
point against the American protec
tive system can our New York con
temporary complacently view a
prospect of increased wages for the
ill-paid British workman. It is one
of the cardinal doctrines of free
trade that whatever tends to "a
higher cost of production" is ev.',
whether it be tariff, or reduced
hours of labor, or better wages. To
produce something at the lowest
cost, to regard all labor as mere
mechanical force, is the object and
sequence of all free trade philoso
phy, and that is why Thomas Car
lyle well named it '"the dismal
But we are indebted to the New
York Evening Post for its candid
admission that protection is a ne
cessity to countries in which, by
reason of shorter hours of labor pnd
better wages, "a higher cost ot pro
duction obtains." Inter Ocean.
katc Two desirable resi
dence lots in Orchard Hill addition
. ruanioiitn. wmi in "
tiie Missouri Pacific depot. For
Uie iii nn or address THE
GERMANS TAKING KINDLY TO
Mr. Charles J. Murphy, formerly
of Omaha, who has been commis
sioned by the government to en
Pghten F;uropeans with regard to
the advantages of Amerrcan corn,
writes from Berlin giving some
interest;tig details as to the pro
gress made. . In Germany, he states,
thirteen mills have been put in
operation for g?nding corn, and
some of them have been working
night and day and have been un
able to fill their orders. Several
other mills in various parts of
Germany will soon be erected, the de
mand for corn is so great. In Dres-1
. . ... . !
ueii, wnere iwo corn mills are in
operation, more than half the
bakers are selling maize-rye bread,
composed of one part maize and
two parts rye, in which the taste of
the maize is not perceptible. Even
the two mills in the latter city, one
of them the Biueerts, the largest
rye mill in Germany, are baking
and selling large quantities of this
bread, and the old government gar
rison bakery is turning out thou
sands of loaves daily. The govern
ment is now putting in a corn
milling plant in its large mill at
Magdeburg, and the government
report on the value of corn as food
will soon be published, which is the
result of a thorough investigation
and practical testing of bread
making at the garrison bakery,
which he is informed by the com
mission will be highly favorable.
At about 5 o'clock last Tuesday
evening, Charley C. Krouth was in
stantl' killed by iightning at Irving,
111. The boy was about G years old
and had just gone out with a num
ber of other boys to play ball. He
was standing in the center of a
crowd of boys when the lightning
stroke came and he was the only one
hurt. The lightning burnt a hole
through the top of his hat. It was
the only lightning that came from
the cloud while it passed over the
So far the democrats in congress
have not redeemed a single one of
the pledges upon which they were
The 13. & M. will sell tickets for
the second annual encampment
competitive drill. Omaha, and for
the meeting of the Manufacturers
and Business Men's association,
Omaha, at one fare for the round
trip. Tickets will be sold June 13,
15, 1G and 18. Final limit for return,
June 22. J. FKAXCis,
Gen. Pass. & Ticket Agent.
The social and dance to be given
by St. John's Altar Society, Friday
June luth will be postponed to Mon
day June 13th. Don't forget the
change of date.
"Ilackmetack" a lasting and fra
grant perfume, price 25 and of) cts.
tor sale by O 11. snyiler atiu Jh Lr
For millinery and pattern hats or
anything in the line of ribbons,
llowers of the latest styles and de
signs, call on the 1 ticker bisters in
the Sherwood block. tf.
F"ok Sale ok Trade A desirable
lot in Plattsmouth. Will sell for
cash or will take a good buggy"
horse and horses in exchange.
For particulars call on or address
this omce. tt
Snow Ball Carnival.
A snow ball carnival will be given
under the auspices of the Y. P. S. C.
E. of the Christian church. Ice
cream and cake will be served in
the orchard. Wait'for it. At Robt.
Walker's Friday evening, June 10.
Everyone invited. 3t.
The population of Plattsmouth
Is about 10,000, add we would say
at least ;'neo-half are troubled with
some effection on the throat and
lungs, as those complaints are, ac
cording to staaistics, more numer
ous than others. We would advise
all our readers not to neglect the
opportunity to call on their drug
gist and get a bottle of Kemp's Bal
sam for the throat and lungs. Trial
size free. LargeBottle 50c- and $1.
Sold by all druggist.
According to the census of lS'.K),
Chicago takes rank, by virtue of her
population of l,0iW,oit 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
dailjr. 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.
AN ADIRONDACK FISH STORY.
Just as sure as hot weather comes
there will be more or less bowel
complaint in this vicinity. Every
person, and especially families,
ought tc have some reliable medi
cine at hand for instant use in case
it is needed. A 25 or 50-cent bottle
of Chamberlain's Colic, Cholera and
Diarrhuea Remedy is just what you
ought to have and all that you
would need, even for the most
severe and dangerous cases. It is
the best, the most reliable and
most successful treatment known
and is pleasant to take. For sale
F. G. Fricke Ac Co., druggists.
Itch on human and horses animals
cured in 30 minutes by Woolford's
sanitary lotion. This never fails.
Sold F. G. Fricke & Co. druggist,
A Gold lVlrh Found Inside Pickerel
That Had lli-tn Swallowed.
The scene of the following incident
was about forty miles from Glovers
ville, on a beautiful little lake just
across the taltlo land at Piseco lake in
Hamilton county. The lake is iiot larpe,
in no place being more than a inilo wide,
whilo it measures from two to three
miles long. The day was all that a
fisherman couM desire, and every condi
tion was right for good fishing. A party
of three were in the boat, namely, L. E.
Everest: his friend, Professor Spencer,
from Brooklyn, and the writer. They
had driven up from Garoga and were
more than delighted with their luck.
They had taken nearly fifty pickerel in '
less than half a day, and the size was
good, weighing from 2V to 6 pounds.
The last turn around the "lucky point"
was being made before we started for
home. Everest, who was trolling one
of the lines, said:
"I've got another; he's a good big one
from the way he pulls."
Everest let him play at one time near
ly 200 feet of line before the fish could
be turned. When he had been brought
into 6ight he was not so large as some
we had already in the boat, but there
was an unusual motion all about him.
Soon the line was drawn so tightly it
was necessary to let him play again.
When brought back It was discovered
that a larger pickerel had attempted to
swallow the one on the hook, which was
now quite exhausted.
The big fellow still followed, shark
like, for the dead body of his victim,
which, however, we were not disposed
to give up. Just as Everest was about
to swing the fish, on his hook into the
boat the professor took up the oar, hop
ing to strike and thus capture the large
one. The movement of the oar attracted
the attention of the fish, and in a twin
kle he made a pass at it. The blade was
about eeven inches wide, but his jaws
grated across the upper and lower edge,
sawing a groove in either side with his
The professor, by carrying the oar for
ward with the movement of the fish, at
the same time raising it from the water,
landed the huge fellow into the boat.
He weighed 13 pounds. The fish on
the hook only weighed three pounds, but
showed signs of battle, being bitten in
several places. Upon opening him we
found, as is often the case, a fish of
smaller size in his stomach. This one
showed signs of life, and was opened.
We then discovered a pretty little gold
chatelaine watch, and were surprised
that the time agreed with our watches
and that it was running.
More than pleased with our fishing ex
pedition, we returned to the Adirondack
hotel, and informed Landlord George
A. McCoy of our luck, at the same time
showing the watch. In less than two min
utes all the guests about the house were
in the office, and among the number a
pretty young lady from Albany, who
said the watch was a token of friendship
which she had prized very highly. When
on the Like in the early part of the day
it had fallen into the water, and she sup
posed was lost. It is needless to say phe
was overjoyed at its recovery. Albany
Only Blan Ever Killed by a Meteor.
To the writer's certain knowledge
there is but one case on record where a
human being has been killed by an aero
lite or fall of meteoric stone. The fa
tality mentioned occurred in Whetstone
township, Crawford county, O., in 1875.
and is recorded in the Bucyrus Journal
As David Misenthaler, the famous
stockman, of Whetstone township, was
driving his cows to the barn about day
light this morning he was struck by an
aerolite and instantly killed. It appears
as if the stone had come down from a
direction a little west of south, striking
the man just under or on the right
shoulder, passing obliquely through
him from the right shoulder to just
above the left hip, burying the greatei
portion of his body under itself in the
soft earth. The 6tone is about the size
of a wooden water bucket, and appears
to be composed of pyrites of iron. Phil
Millions of Fungi Spores.
All the energies of the fungus plant
seem to be directed to tne proaucnon ot
germs for propagating its kind. Their
number is often almost v incalculable.
You have doubtless observed that the
common puff ball when mature is filled
with a fine dust, and this consists en
tirely of spores corresponding to seeds,
which are eventually diffused in the air
by the bursting of the puff ball. In a sin
gle puff ball more than 10,000,000 of them
have been counted, and when these
minute bodies are once set afloat in the
atmosphere they are distributed abroad
over an indefinite space, being 6o small
that it is difficult to conceive of a place
from which they could be excluded.
Their astonishing f ertility and rapidity
of growth are among the most remark
able characteristics of this vegetable
tribe. Interview in Washington Star.
An Air Tight Prison.
While some men were squaring the
trunk of an oak they had just felled they
suddenly started back in astonishment
on seeing a hideous toad about the size
of a large pullet'6 egg incrusted in the
tree 4 inches in from the bark and 15
feet from the root. Though mangled
by the ax the creature still moved, but
it appeared old, thin and decrepit. A
careful examination revealed no en
trance to its prison Louse, London Tit-
Spot Cash Hardware.
MANY YEARS AG
"Man wants but little here below,
Nor wants that little long."
It was true then and just as true to day, and fits owr case exactly
ALL THAT WE WANT IS
Ynnr Trade on
HAZZTj vyvKK, STOVES, TINV.'AHE
CUTLERY, TOOLS, WOODENTTAKh
Th.'it is all;'-Nor do we want it long" just for a few years, say twenty
or more and if you will grant us this "little" our cup of happiness will
be full to overflowing.
In return 3-011 will have littloMo want, for in these goods we ofTr the
best and most complete line made in this country to-da- and
--t Prices so XjO"x7-
That every time we fill out a quotation sheet we feel that we ought to be
accorded a place in history among the philanthropists for we are giving
the trade all the cream and keeping the skimmed milk for ourselves.
WILL YOU NOT GIVE US THE "LITTLE" THAT WE WANT.
J. W. Hendee, & Co.
E J. 1. UNRU1I K
FOR FIRST CLASS FURNITURE.
E HANDLES the Whitney baby Carriages and
can offer good bargains in them
Parties desiring to furnish a house complete
could not do better than to call and inspect his line of
furniture, in the way of Parlor sets, Dining room sets,
Bed Room set. and evenything kept in a first-class
J. I. Unruh,
W A Boeck & Co
WE INVITE YOU TO CALL AND SEE OUR
LOW PRICES IX MENS. BOYS. LADIES MISSE
AND CHILDREN'S SHOES THAT ARE GOING
AT BAR G
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THE POSITIVE CURE.
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