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THE AVKliKliY HKIvAI.U: lMiATTSMOlTIl. MIDI! VSK .V rci'l
rHE WATCH RECOVERED.
"he Thief Too bmootn
MUNN VS. CASS, COUNTY.
Judge Ramsey Decides the Na
hawka Bridge Case In Favor
of the County-Sawtelle
is Now in Jail.
A Bellevue "Crook."
A joM watch valued at ifVi was
tolen from Hit" office of Keef &
IcGarvey at Fort Crook bi t ween 1'J
fund I o'clock rmlay by Harry
Wales, a laborer. Tlie. watch be-
Jonired to fames Ilonnafm, time-
Jiecper of the firm. A somewhat
eiirioiirt circumstance in connection
with the theft is that another
laborer, whose name could not be
1-nvned, saw Wales take the watch
vfit failed to notify Mr. Ilonnafm
until Wales had time to make good
his escape. A warrant was imme
diately procured and otVicers started
in (pursuit. Wales is about live feet
seven inches tall, weighs about Kii'l,
wore a blue shirt and white straw
hat, has a red face, dark hair and
jniMT - nose. He headed toward
( maha and had three hours start of
Saturday about 4 o'clock a. in. Of
ficer Hlack of tin I'lattMiiotith po
lice force noticed a man evidently
trying to conceal himself from his
view between the freight cars, just
north of the H. A: !. depot. The olli
er called to the man and received
no answer, lie then walked up to
the carsand ordered the man out.
The stranger still refused to speak
or to obey the order, and I'd ack
rushed upon lour and pull 'd him
from between !h-' cars. 1 he . -trail
Ver nlavti! "the innocent tramp
act, a.-ked vh.il was wa ited and
'brew Dhuk o;f l.is guard b 'P
lai'eutiy fiibiiiillini" !o aires!
Hlack seatciu'd linn for eapnn
'nl valuables. ( )l 'lie lirt lie bad
A -i Id w t 1 w,i - ed.tai.
bove er. When it was
tt i in he made a jump,
the officer I'ollhl p'.lll
down the liver bank
a, nl 'k foi e
1 out of
sight. Just then the fast train
pulled in from the east, but Hlack is
sure his man didn't get on it. The
officer continued to search for the
escaped prisoner, but did not find
him. lie is supposed to be the
Hellevue thief. The victim of that
'robbery was telegraphed to come
here and get the watch if lie can
identify the property.
lJ Munn Loses His Cue
Judge Kanisey has decided the
suit of Eugene Munn vs. Cass
county in favor of the county.
Munn recently lost four steers by
the falling down of the bridge over
the Weeping Water at Xehawka
and this suit was to recover if-i"
The court held that the county
win not liable for the reason that
the commissioners had no noticeof
he bridge being in an unsafe con
ition and they had not been negli
The court held that this was
really the only point necessary for
the county to prove in the present
instance to win the case. It also
held that notice, actual or con
ilj structive, must have reached the
jr commissioner) or proof be ftir
L" nislied that they had been negli
l Rent in the performance of duty.
And that even this would not
necessarily give the defendant cause
sufficient to recover. The supreme
court had held in a case sent up
from Colfax county that negligence
did not give sufficient ground for
fw recovery of damages.
' The testimony of Mr. Dutton,
negatived the negligence theory.
He ' testified that the bridge had
been examined in the spring and
no apparent defect discovered
The facts in the case showed that
the cross pieces were unsound, but
b:it it would not have been llU-
jTy parent, even to an expert inspector
( without a very particular inspec-
J tion. The rottenness was on the
inside and hidden from view. The
.outside ends appeared and were
Sawtelle In Jail.
Constable Kroeliler returned Fri
day from Denver having in charge
Geo. W. Sawtelle, who shot Geor
Casford some tune since. As was
predicted by Tiik Hkkalp Mrs
Sawtelle was settling up matters in ,
order that her husband might come
Hy consent of the attorney, the
hearing has been postponed until
next Friday at Id o'clock. Heeson
A Koot will defend Sawtelle and
County Attorney Travis will prose
cute. Mr. Heeson told a representative
of this paper that it was s 1 1 foolish
ness to go to Heaver after tip' man,
i as he intended to come lodi. lie
also stati'd, when asked for infor-
ination, that he had advised Saw
.J telle not to talk, and that therefore
he would be unable to give any in
formation himself. Mr. lfeeson also
stated that the officers had a chance
to catch him at Ashland but waited
until he had got further away so tl e
fees would roll up, and the state
would be put to a big expense.
Sawtelle, he aid, only went away
because he thought he had done
more damage than was done.
Friday night the ladies of the
West End Presbyterian church,
near Oak Hill cemetery, gave an
ice cream social. Many attended
and there was added quite a sum to
the building fund of the church
treasury. This church now has
quite a congregation and its Sunday-school
has an interesting ses
sion every Sunday. The church
has not at present a regular pastor,
but services are held very regular
ly, different ministers volunteering
to till the pulpit, and the interest is
constantly growing. The building
is not et I'm i shed inside. The ladies
are now engaged in an effort to
swell the building fund of the treas
ury to such an extent that the work
can be (lone before cold weather.
The sidewalk reaches from the
center of til.-city to the very doors
of this church and the people of
down town can ea-ily visit this
young member of the Christian
circle, and a cordial ins it.itioii is ex
tended them to do so.
Moro Men at tho Shops.
I n addition to the increase m the
force at the H. M. shops men
tioned in yesterday's HkK'AU'. in
formation is given out this morn
ing that some other new machinery
is to be immediately put in in other
departments, and the working force
increased. I bis is done to increase
the output of freight cars :md pas-
sene.er and b
IlKKAI.P :- s.
IVa:.:'' en. tidies. I UK
s i:tv t.. obserx ill tlli.
i'i a dispo- itioii upoi, the
f w e; ir.rns el oth'Tb.wits
illustration- of their jenl-
ousy if PlaMsiuouth and of it-1 evi
dent :;Ti '."in;; ; ii pi i"lv I'bis i-
town h . '
ity, but it
i i ; '.
t I Ills
in a ' ; tic
ot i- -y
g i '1 t!t"Se
In so itoing riatlsmomh
increases it-- own import-
amv it! the world, but
everv material intcre:
lathe Echo a Traitor, Too?
M. 1. i' ils i the Klniw.iiil la In. 1
Till- !'. ATT :')! i H IlKKAl.n made
an attempt at being smart, and pre
tends to get rid in the face and
ridicules the write up this paper
gave Judge Field when he spoke
here. We gave his explanation of
the bridge case just as he gave it,
and if it did Mr. Field an injustice
he should have kept his mouth
shut. Hut there was no cause for
THE II KM ALU's tirade against this
paper unless that sliinpy sheet
wants to bring the judge into ques
tion and if possible injure his
chances for election. Probably the
fact that Judge Field recognized
The Kvening News' iulliience above
TllK I'K WAt.H'S still s'i.'ks in Kllotts'
eraw and he is is gi ing vent to his
spleen by heeling about The Echo's
Greenwood's Camp Meeting.
Camp meeting is still going on.
Kpworth League day was consid
ered the best of all days so far.
Ashland, Valley View, University
Place, Grace church of Lincoln,
Callahan, Papillion, South Omaha,
Ceresco and Greenwood were rep
resented. There was fine singing
by the leagues, led by I. M. Harris
of Vermont, 111. An able address
was made by Kev. C. I). Dawson of
South Omaha. The meetingB are
conducted by Kev. II. A. Powers.
Many are being converted. The
meeting is growing in interest and
The End of the Division.
Thk HERALD has information to
the effect that if an earnest effort is
made there is a good chance f,or
Plattsmouth to be made the end of
tho regular division. This is some
thing worth striving for. Let
Messrs. Windham and Murphy get
their committees together and pay
a visit to the H.AM, officials and
learn what can and must be done to
Against thu City.
Another important suit for dam-
a.-vs airainsi the city of Platts
mouth was filed Saturday afternoon
Calvin II P irmele -res for tj'li' 0
for the damages be ; d leges to have
sustained by reason of the grading
done by the citv on North Fourth
street and tin- alley inn tit of Vine
street, near the Homier Stables
S. P. Vauatta is Mr. I'.irinele's at
N.E C MoOtinK, Saratoga, N Y.
Tin' provision requiring1 (
gers to deposit tt
agent at teMiiin.i!
ket- with the joint
lines at Saratoga
has been cancelled Tickets will be
honored for return lnnn Saratoga
or from any intermediate point, any
time up to Sep. Ia It : not neces.
sary to go to .Saratoga to have the
tickets executed for letlli n.
Gen. Pas Agt.
PEOPLE AND AFFAIHS.
Tin supreme court has been
called upon to decide whether or
not it is a criminal intense under i
the laws of Nebraska tor a man to
"feloniously" kill a dog. A case
which has already attained some
celebrity in Gage county reached
the clerk of the supreme court at
Lincoln yesterday morning. K.irly
in the month of January of the pres
sent year D.ivi.l Nehr shot ami
killed a dog belonging to Johu
Dobbs in Heatriee. For this he
was indicted, tried, found guilty
and sentenced to pay a fine of
and costs and to serve a sentence of
live days in the county jail at hard
labor. Nehr's attorneys moved for
a new trial of the case before the
district court, but their motion was
denied. They now bring the ease
to the supreme court. In their
petition filed they allege
among other things ihat the ver
dict, judgment and sentence are
contrary to and unsupported by
law or sufficient facts to constitute
Harry She, Id will teach the Fair
view school in t'ass ceuntv, near
Klinwood. lie will be in a good
community and one of the very
best schools in C'.iss county.
Wallace Carter, an enterprising
young teacher of Cass county, will
make his headquarters in Ashland
the ensuing year in order to derive
sonic of the benefits of the high
school literary society, lie will
teach south-east of Ashland.
At the meeting of the Young
Men's Republican Club last night
the chair appointed the following
d, legates to the stale convention to
be held at Grand 1-latid net Y, d-na.-
l.iy: .A.l ) r, ies, M. I !. Murphy,
S.!. Il.lvell, (). M. Peter-on. M. I.
Polk. P. WlVleuhergiT, J. I. Punil)
and Harvey Hollow, iy.
The appointment of M. 1. Pn'k as
a delegate to the republican league
a t Gra ud I - I ind was a in ist nke u poll
the part ol the president of the
I'laltsiiioulh club Mr. Polk is imt
a republican and that is nut alb
lie is an olfeiisive mugwump dem
ocrat, Hying at tunes only and pri
vately a republican Hag. He is do
ing his level best to injure the "re
publican candidates in The News
and in the smaller country papers
lor which lieoecasionally seribbh-s.
The republicans of Cass do not
want to be represented at Grand
Island or anywhere else by such a
person. The club of tlii-t town
ought expel both Polk aud'Hurton.
True, neither can do the party any
harm, but let them join the Itryan
club anil do their fighting openly
even 'though it is impossible for
them to do it manfully.
Commissioner Loderhas returned
to Plattsmouth from a visit to
Greenwood, where he has been en
gaged with the surveyors in laying
out a new road or straightening
an old one, to be more exact peti
tioned for in Salt Creek precinct
section 17-1--!. In reference to the
criticisms of the Maylields of Kim
wood and Louisville, he said: "You
can tell the people that A. C. Loder
has given no one authority as yet
to say that he is a candidate for
anything. Also, that Mr. Loder is
not governed in his official deci
sions by the private or political
sentiment of individuals or locality
He is tor the right, no matter who
is made mad or however it may af
fect hia pecuniary or political
fortunes. He don't beliere that a
man ia qualified to hold any office
whose official decisions are deter
mined by his own likes and die
likes or influenced bytlocal eenti
tnent. Tell them that Loder is for
the right, regardless of conse
JUST ESCAPED WITH HIS LIKE,
Johnce Hosteter, an employe of
Kd. Snakelow's steam threshing
outfit, barely escaped beingcrtished
to death at De Wight Young's place
four miles west of Hellevue yester
day, Hosteter was hauling wate
for the engine and had just re
turned from the spring with a tan
full when he noticed that a bolt
which couples the front trucks to
the tank was working out. He
crawled under the tank to fix it when
the horses stepped forward, letting
the tank, which when filled weighs
about L0:m pounds, fall on Hosteter.
Fortunately he was so far forward
it did not fall squrely on l.is body
and only his left foot was caught
under the corner of the tank and
his back was some.vhat bruised. If
In; had been back under the truck
four inches further he would have
been instantly killed.
The In iiik.t of tlie Liviu-doii Loan
and liiiiMin' asHociatmn are now
open fur HiiliHrciptioii of stock, fur
the t i'.-tith scries 'leefi n ii i ng1 A u s,
V"f. K .iieiutier Hits is one cl tin
be-, paying iutitutiniis in tli,
ia. ,ltily. I'or full information ami
stock apply to
dw7t Hi;nky K. Gi;h.;, Sec.
OLD TIMi: ITNKllAb
WHEN LEACVILLE DID T H ; " ,riO,
THING" FOR DT. AD Ml.
Wlirn "Tc!ih Ju l." ,.i Cnrli ,l o
i lnl Tom ii Turin , I Out II, i, .
m limn llanil, l'lioni I rntii ,m up
ttllKIIM Mil, I U I. till); I'l.H 1 'M.I.III.
To one li pa -es nhm., t if : ,-t
Leadville now there is jn: t '!" fe.it
in particular wlheh serve a-i a n..ak
comparison of the Le.nlvil'.e i f P!
wit li the mining camp of tl.irh mi y .
ago. Leadville now is ie; !..' : .
staid nml us solemn as i tnii nig 1 1
can be, but it isn't the snli iinhty in i ;i
abstract which strikes one now. !l i.
a specific soleiniiit)' which couei i t -itself
with f iinerals.
To one who has lived in the past , win i
very nun ral was tm occasion for .,
nun h eeleliiatinii as a circus, thu quii t
anil M'date eorte.ue nioving ulon Cle-t
nut stfei t toilav is something; nut to be
otl' iilel'i'il. It is toil i; loom v to suit tla
Id tinier; but, alas! tin: old timer is in
Jn W. the town was wild. I'ven-
bodv etinied a ";.;'iu"-iiot in his pocke',
mind volt, onlv the natural born foul
and hi) rarely lived to repent of it.
l'he weapon was stuck in his Ml right
handy for immediate action. As a coii-
i queiiec rarely a day passed without u
nt death. Ad,!ed t ) this the w-vk
of pneumonia kept the gravedurxcr v(-r
in tho valley i:t work night and dav.
' his may sound like exaggeration, b:;j
it isn't. The twinkling lighl.i in ta
f alley presented a grewsoineiippeanine,,
lit night mid more Fowhen their purpo-,'
was known. They lit the gravediggeis
ut work. rneinnonia was a fearful
netny. Jfcn were strong, fearless,
healthy iu tho morning, and when even-
Dig canit) with it was the physician and
the next day the undertaker. No ;.e
comiiioihitioiis fit to be called such woe
obtainable, and men lifter days of hard
Work ill the lliilies were obliged to sleep
a thai frosted atmosphere where,r
Kev. 'I'. ,T. Mackey wis the most pop
tiiar clergyman in town at that time.
HeWlls loved by tho good people lite!
-pei t -,!, aim t cte i at I, 1 y t':
iiiiHcr- and tii" miner-, which di '!
if. ply Ciat miners were not in them
selves ! p'.ttr.bln i"oi le. Wlnaievi t u
oner or a -p e.'t uer m an "f woman tie -d
t was r.-ir.-oii ?.l.iei,i-y v. ho was called
in. Jliere was i tie tiny m parncn! T
v. hen tile piil, ill held four Pr.erals, ana
hat wa.: the record. I 'ur was fit-
piei.t ly ,piali'.l. Mil. 11 stood us the lop
notch for one clergyman.
Mr. J.'.,ckey, who was an rpiscnpul
Icrgym.in, held services in the Tab u
opera lit.use. titty dollars a day w: -
tho rent, and the colli ction never fi !i
short. It was necessary to close the
doors then long b"foro the time forth"
beginning of then rvico to keep hack
tho crowds. This four funeral day
spoken of was the day on which J. '.
Oiiiehuiidro, knowu nil over the woild
tt "Texas Jack," was lnu ied.
Li ad ille never did funerals by halve-.
A hrai-s band was a regular tiling. N
luiier.il was held without one. Tin
band attending upon Jack was made up
of lifty pieces, being a coinbiiiiilion t t
several. 1'av Teiniiletoli's opera com
pany was playing an I'ligiigeinent iu
Li advillo then, nml Fay agreed to sup
ply her company to act as choir. The
Co! in was K t upon the (stage loaded
wii'a flowers, and flowers were rarer
thiui mines in Leadville, and Kev.
Ma key appeared in his regimentals us
c.lia;iluiii of the Tabor Light Guards to
preiich tho funeral hormou. As he pro
ceed nl, whenever ho mailo an illusion
to n.y gootl quality iu Jack thu emigre
gati'D applauded as vociferously as
thoi's'h they were upprovinir a line
featt.ru of u play. There was no dis-
(u de; these people meant it all. They
wept at the prencher's words and stump
etl tl , ir feet in approval of his hope for
Jack -l chances over there.
Before tho services Mr. Mackey had
been waited upon by Wio Tubor Light
Guar Is. They recited to him the fact
tiiat nil the senior officers but the chap
lain vere absent from the city, and told
him that as he was ranking officer of
tho day ho niUBt don his regimentals
aril lend the company. At first he de
mcrrnl vigorously, but finally, equipped
with blue and gold and a nword that
knew not itu place and the propriety of
keeping it, he marched upon the stage
to lelp Jack along. When the services
wen over he found they had provided a
hori for him to lead the column.
Ti preacher wasn't the most remark -ablthorsemau
in the world, hut he was
Kn a, and he mounted and started
uwb4 Directly the band strnck np the
"Dt4 March in Saul" the preacher and
his t&ed became almost as prominent as
the Jorpse or they would have been
else 'hero than iu LeaJville. Hero
everthing went. The dominie waltzed
to tli graveyard on his fiery charger
actully waltzed, but nobody noticed
that That was a regular thing, or at
leas' Dot a striking iniiovatioii.
A' lOmohundro' funerul, as at all
funtlls in Leadville, work of all
kind Kvas suspeiided. Men and women
thro fed upon the sidewalks packed
then One could really have walked on
the Jads of the people and nobody
won! have noticed it. In those days
tlie ildertaktr took peat pride in tL.
turnU'out. IlidiiiK in the carriage with
the Vncher ho would lnok hack lov
iiil .iud hay:
"A. now, thin is a funeral that is a
fuia jl. This it tioinethin like. Look
at t j crowds, nalson, and we've ot
revt I more jiieces iu the hand than at
tend J the Swede that McClokey hulled
yesMlay." Cor. Oiuha World Herald.
J liiif to ( unit KMu'hi.
L lieing a little careful and thought
ful lu ran preserve the beauty of form
iu ylr hli,'s; ruuniiiL; them over at the
side lind heels i -i il mill ter of pill " cure
h:s l-K oul' and a habit that is a rather
expi Hive iiie, as it makes the shoes look
wor mid old long Ix'fore they would if
projrly cured for. Detroit Free Tress.
.M ViLY CCUNTY
i:',l.' in the niuKrr nitli an
I nc i nl i l,il .l,a y iioiti.
Win II 'oio;ul I i i .mail), of PoseV
runny, bid., left town for Trenton yes
t id. iy he pal ia Ii:-pocket two of tin)
lv-t iin died ei.,.u- mat he could buy.
The ,,f,iiel is ii co.iliimod cigireth)
Ha,, litf. but lie al v) ays carries cig. us for
H'lt pi otei t loll In n he travels. Since
lie 1, Ii IV t y county In; has developed ;
d'-,1'. a: i ialing tto-e for tobacco. A
rank cgar makes him More peevih
than "kin-e-" in hi- trousers. There are
few Miiok, i - of had cigars who will not
throw away a half burned stump to ae
(' pf otic of the colonel's good cigars,
wiiii tho graceful npologyth.it always
goes W ilil II.
I "Why, do yon know," said Colonel
' Graham the oilier d iy, "there are no
cigars iu In liana so rank as tho-e that
I lire smoked iii New .lerscy. They are
I tiie fraud I hat will kill vegetation, and
' I nl ways carry a cigar or two to give
I a way on ine smoking cur. Why, it's
j enough to make a man fretful."
Colonel ( Iraham's seat in the Muoker
j was shined yesterday by a man with no
ta-te iu tobacco. II" mi bled cent, inp'u
', ou-ly a! the eel,ai,T.-, cigart tie, and
I pitil' d i oiiti ulclly at a very bud cigar
j wi.li a dark, vhiry wrapper. Colonel
i ( i l ahatii w.i- grow ing i-iek. I le threw
i aw ay Iii- i a . ., i i t te, and draw ing' a cigar
ii I In the man hesido
:- if, but ma y I t rouble
yon hr.i II ; !"
"Mire, M il, ," i-.. ; li.. 1 1 he in in, Mild ll"
ban led Col. a cl Ci.ib.iu a cigir that
bad ju-t be, n lighted. Colonel J ra
il , 1 1 II carefully huhted his own ci'ar,
and with apparent absent mitnledne-s
tox-c the other out. of the window,
"Well, I'll be"
"No. don't," interrupted Colonel (ira
Iimiu, "1 n ally wa-u'l thiiikin what I
was lining. PIcmmo accept nti( of my
ci.us and ieriuit me to oiler nil apol
ogy. I inn very ah-eutininded at times,"
The man looked at the ci);ar the colo
nel Kiive him and said :
"boiilis pn tly food. lJelter'n mine,
1 r. lie.-". 1 j ay three dolhusa hundred
I', ,r mine."
"That cigar co.-t twenty five dollars a
hundred, and is piettv' fair, 1 think."
n ph iMho c, louel.
' I i 'a," -'lid t he mini he hit t he
t lid oil', 'i'l, ell b" ham ,1 over and -ail;
" ill you :;ive inn a li:.'lit inov.' '
( 'olell' l ( ! I'al'.'l Ul i li' l'i'd his el:' ar.
The in. I'l i';!ite. In-, own from it. with
eliu, l,le- of i- i t i- fac'i in. Then he le e
I, a. k i ,,iur,.il.,l,ly and lo--e I Cloud
( iiaham- eiirar out oft!:,- window.
'Will'. Vol," -
"Don't," a'd the man. "When I think
of the t.ii'iii' mi ci'.rars I ;) into a I rat ice,
and I'm in,!, rospoii-able f ir wh it I do.
I,e me oiler you one of my civtars," ami
he pulle I o'li. one of the three th, liar a
hundred brand and handed it to Colonel
"Now, don't, I say," interrupted the
man. "This is my Million, but you can
i;d a lijiht from the man in front. Much
obliged for your Hinoke. Ooodby," imtl
he was off the car.
Colom 1 (iiaham relumed to New
York hint night and aiiiiouneeil that his
system was shattered. Hereafter he
will ride in tho drawing room car and
hinolit' cigarettes. New York Sun.
llun to l.i'iii-n lo Sing;.
Lihilj niwer andcaiinejty may he won
derfully ite renst d and 't lengthened ly
a eiiii.-tiul repetition of the syllalile
"ah" on the three or four notes in the
middle r";'.Mer ot the voice; that, is, the
three ot four notes which one Htit;i most
naturally and with the least effort. Let
the pupil ;;i t one note clear cut, round,
full and musical; then from that note as
a sturtinn point let him K" "I and down,
gradually working out the huskines.s
from the adjacent notes and sounilin
them until tin y become pure ami reso
nant and can bedelivercd without strain
Let him work systematieally and.
above nil, avoid tho pernicious trick of
learning "pieces" by rote or by ear. His
first effort nhouhl lie to increase thu
purity and rane of his voice, and to
that end lie should, as Biif?K(-'t'tel above,
uhh the broad syllable "ah" only for a
time, and on no account should ho try
to sint? an air until he can do so unrter
standingly, with s full knowledge of
musical notation and a perfect command
of his vocal resources. Domorest'a Mag
azine. That'kerHy'a Idem of Cornet.
Thackeray, who dotested "wasp waist
ed women," once told a young relative,
who was much in love, to take his be
trothed to a physician before purchas
ing the engagement ring.
"What for?" his companion inqnired,
in considerable astonishment.
"To see whether that waup waist is an
inheritance or consequence," bo re
"Consequence!" exclaimed the young
man; "what do you inefinf
"Corsets," said Thackeray laconically,
"Miss has tho most beautiful tig
nre in England," said tho infatuated
"She in deformed," Thackeray re
sponded. "If it is a natural deformity
she may be a moderately healthy worn
an. Even humpbacks are not always
delicate, you know. Mind, I .say mode!
ately healthy. Hut if that girl's t'uun
is the result of corsets yon might h-M
go aud hang yourself rather thiinn-k
the evils that will inevitably follow."
Si'Hllilill Well Di'llli..
Some pupils wer asked by mi t ::
amiiier at a school exnmiuatioii whet he
tht-y knt;w the meaning of the wo
"eciiudal." One little girl held up la
hand, and being told to answer the ipn
tion she replied, "Nobisly does noil.;;,
and everybody goes telling of it ew-;,
where." Host, in (.aiinmen ial.
The I Irst Ne iieri.
Tlu tirst newspaper in the modern
H'list) was issued monthly at Yeiii'1,' in
l.V.Jrt; the first Emrlish iiewspii'r w.i.-,
publibhed in 1C2'L tiie first Ann rieiin in
1704. St. Louis Olobe-DeuioiuHt
If Barytes and other
adulterants of White
Lead are just as good as
xure White Lead
why is it that all the bogus and
adulterated white leads arc
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 arc sure
Pure White Lead,
manufactured by the "Old
44 RED SEAL"
For rale hy tlie test doulct?, in p.tints
If you are ftohiK to paint, it wilt pny you to
mnj to u lor a lunik conlrniiin,: inlurmation ,
Hint miiy b.ivc you many n ililtiir ; it will
only cobt you iostul curd to do id.
NATIONAL LEAD CO.,
St. Louis Branch,
Clark Avenue and Tenth Streets,
St. Louis, Mo.
f irut" tiidl'ite il!oH.rff I1ii in lneyi,
mi l i r. ,m. ) .1 nim-iire. iii,ml,l l, U.keii Lu
.ri'viit i ti mi tn,iil,,'
IVLIliLiiDblV Iii Uii'lr I .flt-l-M -y.
v. i, ..'li 11 ni l, i'l,',!, may Ijm .iihi' thanvrimi.
DW. J. H. MCUEAM'S
LIVER i22 KIDNEY BALM
I- wli-tt ymi infil. It vill cms. I.Ivi r Pior-
1,1. Khlllrv W ,:it li.,-.'. llvhrl.l'u 111..
Hint Hiiiln tiM. I'rii'i- S I iii i- Ihiltiti. Soli. I
,'Mt sl.'iinli I'nr lut,,L nt' l,,i,t I,,.,, li II. ..
nml riir.' Ilii'sc iUiri'.liu fniniilaiiiiM.
THE DR. J. H. MCLEAN MED. CO
ST. lOUlCi, tvio.
I. P. SWANBACK.
xm i in n t 1 1 A m ( it mi ci n
pIim k uimI Iihum IimM iiuotls.
TK'Y I UN t)Nt'K.-
-CorreHponilence Sol ic it etl.
JjlVI-'KY AM) KHKI) STAC I.E.
o ii ii ii o (irrrtiwood, NYd.
E. I'. JON ES A CO., l'K'oi'.
ot t i o
Mi St ris nt the lowest r ate, o (i ()
tl i) ii Mire to I'li'iiM' evervliiiily.
The ntitest nml tmi-t ri liulilc pluce in town
KeKlsttTi'd l'liynlcliin hiuI riiiinnat'lst
Special attention gaven to Oflice
KuCK ISMJFFS - Ne.
Ily virtue nf nn onler tf nilc Issuetl by
W.ll. I) 'iirintt, clerk of the district court
within unit for Cush count v. Nelriishn,imtl
to me tliri't ted. t will on the ?.!iil ilny of
AuKUHt, A. 11. IS')., nt o clock u. til. of HUltl
tiny, ut the sunt I) tloor of the court himse
In siiltl county, sell nt politic miction to
the highest 1,1'l'ler for t ush the following
reiil esliile, to wn; Ht'Kitming nt the ln
tcrsectiim of the Houtli Kiilo of Mtrcet In
K'i'i'il's mhlition to the town of Weeping
Wiiter, I'ums t'oiintvv Nelirnnkii, with the
eiixt Imtik of the cepinn Water creek,
thence running in u nouthwesterly direc
tion uIiiiik the eiist Imtik of stiiil creek
to the point wliere the linuntliiry tine of
unit! Keed's ndditioii intersects caid east
hunk of Huid WeepitiK Water creek, thence
ruiinitiK eiist hIomk the liiuitnliiry line of
Haiti Kcetl's iitltlitioii to the point wliere
uid lioiindiiry line intersects the Missouri
I'ncitlc riiilniml riKhtof wiiv, thence rim
n iiii ' n northwesterly direction uloiitf
the west side of Hiiid riht of w ay to the
point where snid rinht of wiiv inUTccts
tlie soulli side of Hiiid ( I hi reel to I lie place
of I't'tiiiiiiiiik'. containing iilmiit H i" m res,
except ii certain lot loruled to II. I'. Han
sen, in tlie aliove tic-critied parcel of liiud,
its follow: Hi t; i 1 1 1 1 ' 1 1 n nt n point wliere
tlie Missouri I'm die rinlit of way inter-eels
I he sout h linoudarv line ul Keed's add i I ion
lo Weeping Water, .clirit-ka, thence imi
liin wet :ilti feet, tlii nte north i mils,
thence norlh rod-,, tin nee wc-t I rml,
tlience soul h s rods, 1 tuaice ea-t I rods to
pint e of lii'Kinnitii.'.
1 lie same ,i oil; lev i, d upon and lukt n
as the property ol Sarah I. 1 1. '. t i -Unit ,
Sam S. Ilidverstitdt and llenrv A lla'ver
"Indt, deli'titlants i ti i -at i-l v u i tidumeiit
of said coin I retoveird lv Willi, on (ay
Kill, plaiilill, iiLSiin-t Mini ilt lend. int.
l'liif.siiiontli, .eli, uli- ;l. A. II. IVi2.
Wool i:v iV (;tllsti, Sln ritl t ii--l'n
Attys. tor pliiintil',.
Children Cry for Pitcher's Castoria.
Wtitm l!l,j iixlc w k-.iw .'i r Civter
Wtitm tlw t1nH. sl,e tnr r n
Vlinil hw.'uuf' !sj i-'tirib- to ; v'eui.,
tlubll(Jillrf a,.,- i,:m lli. ni i wa.