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tHK.EK OF VINE AND FIFTH STS
KNOTTS BROS, Publishers
I'nllil.cl every Tliurmlay, and dully
every evening' except Suti.ljiy.
KefiHtere.l at the I'lat ti.,ut li, Xebruskn
powt pflice us mcoii.l clan mail matter for
winixuiissiou ti.roiiKli the V. S. mails.
JOHN A. DA VIES made m rattling
speech yesterday at the convention
on the silver question.
TKKMS HK WEEKLY,
One year in udvance -One
year not in advance -Six
months in advance
Three months in udvaticc
TERMS OF DAILY.
One year in advance -One
copy one month -I'er
week by carrier -
The Lent thing to do
is thia : when you're suffering from
Sick or Bilious Headaches, Consti-
pation, Indigestion, Bilious Attacks,
or any derangement of the Liver,
Stomach, or Bowel, get somethinir
that relieves promptly and cures Republican national ticket.
permanently. Don't fchock the sys
tem -with the ordinary pills get
Dr. Pierce's Pleasant Pellets.
They're the smallest, for one thing
(but that's a great thing), and the
easiest to take.
They're the best, for they work
in Nature's own way mildly and
gently, but thoroughly and effec
tively. They're the cheapest, for they're
guaranteed to give satisfaction, or
your money is returned. You pay
only for the good you get.
mat more can you ask ?
But don't get something that the
dealer says is "just aB good." It
may be better for him, but it's
pretty certain to be worse for you.
POLK was at Weeping Water yes
terday making hay, as lie saj-s,
while the sun was shining-.
IT was really too bad, after Polk
had promised Field the Cass county
delegation, to have it go to Chap
Juikjlng from President Harri
son's speech to the teacher's associ
ation at Saratoga the other day, the
coming campaign will "be another
WKDXKDAY, JULY 27. IKK
I i E J A ! I N II A K K I SOX
WHITE LAW KIEU
of Xew York.
THE congressional delegates from
this county go to the convention
instructed to use all honorable
means to secure the nomination of
Hon. S. M. Chapman for congress.
TllE Ojnaha Public, the oflicial
organ of the farmers' alliance, is
making a big bid for the Bohemian
vote, as evidenced by the article
they published Monday concerning
E K. REYNOLDS,
.Registered Physician ami I'liariiutcit
Special attention given to Office
Kock Bluffs - Neu.
REPUBLICAN STATE CONVEN
TION. The republican electors of the
state of Nebraska are requested to
semi delegates from their several
counties to meet in convention at
the city of Lincoln, August 4, 1802,
at 10 o'clock a. m., for the purpose
of putting in nomination candi
dates for ttie following state offices:
Secretary of state.
Auditor of public accounts.
Superintendent of public instruction.
Commissioner of public lauds
Light presidential electors.
And to transact such other busi-
s may come before the con-
KniTOK Polk of the News was at
Weeping Water yesterday using
his influence (?) to send the Cass
county delegation to Nebraska City
instructed tor Field. He suffered
an ignominious defeat.
The delegates to the state conven
tion are instructed to do all in their
power to secure the nomination of
Lawrson Sheldon for governor.
Mr. Sheldon has been a resident of
Cass county for a number of years,
Mas served his county iu the house
of representatives, is well qualified
for the office and if nominated
would be elected. He is also one of
the foremost farmers in the county
and would beat Van Wyck so bad
he. won. d not he had been running
upon him yesterday and tendered
him their congratulations upon his
nomination to the vice-presidency.
Mr, Stevenson made a speech
thanking them for their call. Mr.
Stevenson has not for years per
mitted a union miner to work on
The insincerity of the democratic
papers in making their howl
against Whitelaw Reid, in their at
tempts to prove that he is not
favorable to union labor, has been
proven on many previous occa
sions. The whole controversy has
only developed the fact that he has
yielded to every just demand made
upon him in the name of labor, and
has indeed assisted the laborers of
the country on many occasions.
Hut now it comes to light, as in
the article quoted above, that Adlai
Stevenson, the associate of the
"stuffed prophet," has neveryielded
a point to labor, that he has never
countenanced a union laborer in
his employ, and that he is opposed
to unions on principle. It's an old
saying that "people who live in
glass houses should not throw
stones," but it is none the less ap
plicable 111 this instance. Democ
racy opened up its old mud can
nons of abuse the moment the nom
ination was made. Without in
vestigating its own weakness, it
began to incense the union laborers
of the country against Mr. Reid.
As usual there was no truth in the
accusation, yet it has brought out
that Stevenson is a rank enemy of
union labor, and that Reid is its
friend. The result has been good
indeed. Democracy has been cen
sured out of its own mouth.
How We Feed Other Nations.
The advance statement issued from
the treasury department of the exports
of domestic bread-stuffs from the United
States for May, 1S'J2, furnishes much in
teresting information. As compared
with May of last j-oar, such exerts have
increased to nu astonishing degree, be
ing valued at $10:,9.-G,91 in May, 1S1H,
and $272,4TG,2:J in 1802.
Taking these two months, we find
that with the exception of barley the
exports of all the bread-stuffs have grown
enormously. For instance, corn, $:J,072,
093, as against $1,431,030; oats, $473,052,
as against $12,232; rye, $443,446, au
against nothing; wheat, $9,042,414, as
against $6,6"7,808, and so on. Not less
interesting is it to notice which are our
leading ports of exjiort for breadstuffs,
Of course New 1 ork takes the lead 111
this, there having been shipped from
here breadstuffs to the value of $S,50S,
810. During the same time there were
exjorted from the following places
breadstuffs valued as follows: Balti
more, $3,103,500; Philadelphia, $2,808,
917; New Orleans, $1,184,610; Boston.
$1,014,631; San Francisco, $823,984; Du
luth, $458,278; Newport News, Va.
$325,271, and Chicago, $244,974.
Those shipments from Newport News
were undoubtedly to the countries south
of us, which, under reciprocity treaties,
are taking more of our breadstuffs than
formerly. But see how Duluth, "the
zenith city of the unsalted seas," looms
up as a place of export for breadstuffs,
beating Chicago in this respect two to
one. New York Mail and Express.
STAPLE AND FANCY
The several counties are entitled
to representation as follows, being
based upon the vote cast for George
II. Hastings for attorney-general in
I8'J0, giving one delegate-at-large to
A DEMOCRATIC organ piously re
marks: "God reigns and all will be
well." That is the reason whydem
ocracy hasdoneso little reigning for j
the past thirty-two years. The mis
sion of the United States has not
yet ended, as democrats have fond-
ly Hoped, and tried to enforce, by
Lf y-v -v y y- y y 1 itj, giving one ueiegate-at-large to ""i--t "- uku 10 eniorce, uy
1 I ' IV I I I Li LILiV each cty one for each KM) a11 lhe engines of war within reach
lfllJlll 111 111 voUb :,ml t,K" "'"jor fraction thirty and more years ago. The
r. X 1 V J J JL-r 1 V 1 Lw V I thereof: "lea that such a party tiie nation's
Dr. Miles' Nervine not onlv cures
all nervous diseases, headache,
blues, nervous prostration, sleep
lessness, neuralgia, St. Vitus dance,
u ia anu nystena, Dut also builds up
the body. "I am pleased to say that
after years of intense suffering with
nervous disease, headache and pros
tration, I tried Dr. Miles' Restora
tive Nervine, and in two weeks
gained eight pounds in weight. I
could not lie down to sleep, but now
sleep perfectly easy, and am im
proving wonderfully. Cannot say
enough for the Nervine. Mrs. L. B.
Millaku, Dunkirk, N. Y." One cus
tomer used Nervine and gained fif-
ieeii puunus in IieSJl. HKOWX &
Maybury, Cortland, N. Y. Trial
bottles and elegant book free at F.
G. Fricke & Co. 3.
Patronage of the Public Solicited.
C mil tie;. iK-lo.natfs.CiMint ies. Delegates.
Adam liijolnisoii 11
Antelope S Kearney
I :. 11 nt-r 3 Keyii I'aha 4
Hlaiiio "J Keitli :
ItiMitie n Kimlall
Myl , 1 Kmox s
ISx Hullc h Lancaster Tiii
Ifrowik ........ 5 Lincoln .
HtiMalo !.- Loyan
leslro3-ers are now its exclusive
patriots and most hopeful defend
ers is a pervision of all history and
an insult to the nation's living and
North Sixth Street, Plattsmoutl.
QR. A. SALISBURY
: D-K-N-T-I-S-T :
U GOLD AM) 1-flkCELAIX CKOWXS
lr. StHnway an.f.tthetic for the iN-iluk-ei ex
tract Iod ol teeth.
Dd Fine Gobi Work a Specialty.
I Kockwooil Ulix-k riattsmouth. Neb
10 II 17 i;its 1 1 OTjS vl.
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Ol- Qin 951. AND 929 At AIM ST
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11 4 Hoe.
17 ' Pierce...
I Kctl Willow
l.'( Saunders.. ......
' Scotts Ulutl
3 Thomas 2
12 Thurston - 5
11. Valley 5
5' Washington 9
1 Wavne 6
5 Welister lo
l! Wheeler 2
IT turns out ttiat Private lams of
the Pennsylvania guards, who was
half shaved, hung up by the thumbs
until he fainted, and then drummed
out of the regiineut, was not court
martialed at all for his offense of
hurrahing for the would-be assas
sin of Manager Frick, but the pun
ishment was inflicted by the colonel
ohis regiment, Streator.on his own
responsibility. The public senti
ment is very strong against the
thumb hanging- business, and the
colonel will doubtless be court mar
tialed himself for his savagery. Put
ting people to the torture is a relic
of barbarism that will not stand for
proper military discipline these
days. There was enough of this
brutality during the civil war to last
for the entire century. Lincoln
Colorado'a Cool Retreats.
During the "tourist season" from
June until September the Burling
ton route has on sale round trip
tickets, at very reduced rates, to the
principal resorts of Colorado.
To Denver, Colorado Springs,
Manitou, Pueblo and Estes' park
(the most attractive spot in the
whole state) particularly low rates
are in force.
July and August are the best
months in which to visit Colorado's
unrivalled resorts, to all of which
the Burlington, with its connec
tions, offers unequalled service.
The local agent will be glad to
give you any desired information.
Nothing New Under the Sun
No! not even through cars to Tr
ver, Ogde". Salt . Lake City, San
Francisco and Portland. This is
simply written to remind you that
the Union Pacific is the pioneer in
running through cars to the above
mentioned points and that the pres
ent through car arrangement is un
excelled. We also make the time.
For details address an' agent of
the company, call on your nearest
agent or write to K. L. LOMAX,
G. P. & T. A. U. P., Omaha Neb.
The Largest Flower Known.
In Mindinac, the farthest southeastern
island in the Philippine group, upon one
of its mountains, the volcanic Ap9 a
party of botanical and etlitfographical
explorers found recent-; at a height of
2,500 feet above thea level, a colossal
flower. The discOprPr. Ttr. AlxnoVr
tocnaaenoerg, could scarcely believe his
eyes wnen ne saw-gmid the low growing
bushes the irnmeilse buds of this flower
growing ,ike gigantic cabbage heads
But he was still more astonished whei.
he found a specirien jn fQj bloom, a five
petaled flower neariy ayard in diameter,
as large as a carriage wheel, in fact.
This enormous blossom was borne on a
sort of vine creeping Dn the ground.
The native who accompanied Dr.
Schadenberg cahS(i it "bolo." The partv
had no scale by which the weight of the
flower couLl ;oe ascertained, but they
improvised a singing scale, using their
boxes and specimens as weights. Weigh
ing these wheJi opportunity served, it was
found that a single flower weighed over
twenty-two pounds. It was impossible
to transport the fresh flower, so the
travelers pot-aphed it and dried a
number of Hi leaves o.
Why People tose Weight In Sun.
To mos persons the summer season is
a time of excitement instead of quiet
rest, as it should be. With the approach
of warm weather most people begin to
lay plans for vacations and enjoyments,
and in a little while have worked them
selves into a state of excited anticipa
tion. JN ot only this, but they undertake
excursions requiring considerable travel,
either by land or water, so that during
the heated term they have completely
departed from the quiet paths of life
trodden so steadily all the rest of the
Now it is a well known fact that the
majority of people lose weight during
the summer. This loss is generally ac
counted for by the smaller
food consumed diHra warm weather,
hnt -- oii.id &ay that the excitement
incidental to vacations and. traveling
was as much responsible for it as the
other. It is a question if our Indian
summer, the most charming season of
the year, would not make a better vaca
tion period for the majority of people.
Boston Commercial Bulletin.
If Barytes and other
adulterants of White
Lead are just as good as
Pure White Lead
why is it that all the bogis and
adulterated white leads are
always branded "Pure," or
"Strictly Pure White Lead ? '
No one ever puts a mislead
ing brand on an article of mer
chandise, unless he wants to
"work off" an inferior for a
This Barytes or Baryta, is a
heavy white powder, worthless
as paint ; costing- only about
one cent per pound and is used
to adulterate and cheapen the
mixture. No one ever adulter
ates white lead with an article
costing more than Lead.
If you purchase any of the
following brands you are sure
Pure White Lead,
manufactured by the "Old
"SOUTHERN" . -"RED
- rt COLLIER"
'For sale' by the best dealers In paints
If you are going to paint, it will pay you to
send to us for a book containing information
that may save you many a dollar ; it will
only cost you a postal cara io ao so.
NATIONAL LEAD CO.,
St. Louis Branch,
Clark Avenue and Tenth Streets,
St. Louis, Mo.
All kinds of fresh, salt and
s moked meats.
I mike the best of all kinds of sau-
--'-ea and keep a gfood supply
con"y on hand. -
MARKET - ON - SIXTH - STREET
Between Main and Pearl
Plattsmouth, ' - Nebraska.
B. A. McELWAIN
Carries an Elegant Stock
OF " :)
Joweiry, T f
F. R. GUTHHAUN. PROP-
L Rates f L"50 per week and up
It is recommended that no prox
ies be admitted to the convention
and that the delegates present be
authorized to cast the full vote of
S. D. Mekcek,
Walt m. Seeley,
U. B. Halcomue,
J. R. Soutiierlaxi,
THE OLD RELIABLE.
!l. i. MBHAH S 80S
ftHF LUMBER !
Shingles, Lath, Sash."
-nn supply everw demand of the city.
Call and get terms. Fourth street
in rear of opera house.
o TERMS CASIIo
5 rds and OHlce 404 South Third Street.
The republican electors of the
First congressional district of the
state of Nebraska are requested to
send delegates from the several
counties coniprisiner said district
to meet in convention in the city of
Nebraska City, Thursday, July 28,
1S92, at 9 o'clock p. m., for the pur
pose of placing in nomination a
candidate for member of congress
for said district and for the trans
action of such other business as
may come before the convention.
The several counties are entitled
to representation as follows, being
based upon the vote cast for Hon.
V. J. Connell for congress in 1890:
One delegate for each 100 votes and
maior traction tnereoi ana one
delegate-at-large from each county.
Counties. Delegates. ICounties. Delegates.
Cas VJ Otoe 13
Johnson lo Pawnee i:i
Lancaster l.'i Richardson lti
I Total l:
It is recommended that no prox
ies be admitted to the convention,
and that the delegates present from
each county cast the full vote of
V. II. Woodward,
Fraxk M'Cartxey, Chairmar.
FACTS AND P4ATFORlViS.
"Since the McKinley bill went in
to operation." eavs the national
platform of the democratic party,
"there have been ten reductions of
the wages of laboring men to one
We quote frcm that eminently
democratic journal, the New York
"Fall River, Mass., July 13. The
Cotton Manufacturers' association
voted to pay all day help employed
in the mills for fifty-eight hours'
work the same wages heretofore
paid for sixty hours. All the
Cholera infantum has lost its
terrors since- the introduction of
Chamberlains colic, cholera and di
arrhoea remedy. Whenthatremedy
is used and the treatment as direc
ted with, each bottle is followed, a
cure is certain. Mr. A. W. Walters,
a prominent merchant at Valters
burg, 111., says: It cured my baby
boy of cholera infantum after sev
eral other remedies had failed, the
child was so low that he seemed al
most beyond the aid of human
hands or reach of any medicine."
25 and 50 cent bottles for sale by F.
G. Fricke & Co.
All in Uis Eye.
A man calling himself Dr. Henry vis
ited the house of Mrs. F. K. Brewster
in Suffolk, Conn., on Thursday-, and rer
resenting himself as the assistant of Dr.
Morgan, of Boston, who had been treat
ing her for an eye disease, announced
that he was sent to perform an ope.a- I gy refunded.
firm ATtq RroxvctDr r ia cavanfr. I
five years of age, gave Jier consent. The
bogus doctor said she had an abscess cm
the eye and he would remove it.
He produced an instrument, made two
or three motions with it over the old
lady's eyes and then exhibited in the
palm of his hand as the removed abscess
a substance which afterward proved to
be beefsteak. Then he collected twenty-
eight dollars from the old lady and left
Everything kept that goes
to constitute a first-class
jewely store is kept in his
stock. Repairing done by
first-class workmen and sat
isfaction guaranteed or mon-
B. A. McELWAIN,-
First door south of
Oregon, Washington and the Nor -west
The constant demand of the trav
eling public to the far west for a
tu mi I A 7 i comioriaoie anu ax me same lime
The new list Will go into effect from Pf.0nnm.Val n.nrlP of tra vol.'no-
Lhas. led to the establishment - as
From the same issue of the World I what is known as Pullman Colonist
we also quote: sleepers.
nt;a Ti-4i i " , These cars are built on the same
hrh l. ? ? elevator manu- general plan as the regular first-
ftrVav "e, a "nt yes- class Pullman Sleeper, the only dif-
l?rY7 t le Elevafor Con- ference being that they are not up-
structors union granting the holstered
shorter work-day from August 1. They are furnished complete with
YL 27 . eauiC Vy good comfortable hair matresses
tor flotit hmira It I103 z I" .....
t f , , .". i,cxa uroi $4icu 1 warm blankets,snow wmte linen cur
y auu uuuuic pay xor over
Here are two very recent cases of
increased wages "since the passage
of the McKinley bill." Will some
member of the democratic commit
tee on resolutions, or some news
paper that approves the resolu
tions, mention twenty reductions of
wages to offset these two increases?
Can even two parallel reductions be
The platform already is tumbling
to pieces by reason of rottenness of
tains plenty of towelsombs, brush
es etc., which secure to the occu
pant of a birth as much privacy as
is to be had in firfrt class sleepers.
there are also separate toilet rooms
for ladies and gentlemen, and smok
ing is absolutely prohibited. For
full information send for Pullman
Colonist Sleeper leaflet. K. L. Lo
max, General Passenger and Ticket
Agent, Omaha Nebraska.
OPPOSED TO UNION LAPOR.
The Alton (111.) Telegraph says:
"The non-union miners now em
ployed in Adlai Stevenson's coal
mines, to the number of 300, called
Don't Tobacco Spit Your Life
Is the startling, truthful title of a
little book just received, telling all
about Notobac, the wonderful,
harmless, economical, guaranteed
cure for the tobacco habit in every
form. Tobacco users who want to
quit and can't, by mentioning The
HERALD can get the book mailed
free. Address the Sterling Remedy
Co., box 862, Indiana Mineral
A Glacier in California.
A glacier has been found in southern
California, and now American pride
ought to be satisfied. For many years
tradition has told of suchra phenomenon
of nature, and recently an expedition
was sent out to investigate the matter.
The tradition was verified, for upon the
levels of Greyback mountain, the great
est of the San Bernardino range, a gla
cier one mile long and on the average of
200 feet in depth was found. The icy
mass, according to computations made,
moves downward at the rate of forty
seven feet a year. Los Angeles Herald.
Phosphate and Kpgn.
A farmer of North Mahoning town
ship, Pa., purchased some phosphate a
few months ago. It was not all used
and several pounds remained in a barrel,
where a nest was made for a hen. The
hen hatched thirteen chicks in sixteen
days. Another hen was set at the same
time, but it took her the usual time
three weeks to bring out her brood.
A Clock on the Eiffel Tower.
The Eiffel tower is now the highest
clock tower in the world. A gigantic
clock has been placed on its second plat
form, and scientists- daily and hourly
take observations on the motion of the
pendulum, it being their idea that the
revolution of the earth on its axis may
be visibly demonstrated by the experi
ment. Paris Letter.
Admitted the Fact".
Newspaper editors have to be very
careful iu opening their columns
for statements. But aware that the
Dr. Miles Medical Co. are responsi
ble, we make room for the following
testimonial from R. McDougall, Au
burn, Ind., who for two years noticed
a stoppage or skipping of the pulse,
his left side got so tender he could
not lie on it, his heart fluttered, he
was alarmed, went to different doc
tors, found no relief, but one bottle
of Dr. Miles' New Heart Cure cured
him. The elegant book, "New and
Startling Facts," free at F. G. Fricke
& Co. It tells all about heart and
nervous diseases and many wonder
ful cures. -
We offer 100 dollars
any case of catarrh thatran not i.o
cured by Hall's Catarrh Cure.
K J. Cheney & Co. Props, Toledo,
Ohio, - '
e the undereirrnt-d. lmrp l-...-
F. J. Cheney for the last 13
and belive hira pefectly honorable
in all buisness lraiis:irtinnU.,rwi
anciallyable to carry out an oblitr".
jiiiia maae oy their lirm.
ruaf Wliolesale Drti
gist, Toledo Ohio.. Walding Kinnan
Trai"' WholeBale druggist Tole-
Jilt'-8 ata"h Cnre is tan int
lally, action directly upon the bio
!ltin riiin n r
IW SCT BU"aces ot the system.
Price, oc per bottle. Sold by all
LVug,8t; Testimonials free.
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