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ESTABLISHED 1856. I
Oldest VnpftV in tho Stale J
II. II It 0 A I Y.
AftnrilAV nii1 flnmiiMlnr hI ftov..
UrflcefiverrflAti lUnk.lIrownvllli ,Neb.
OS HO It X,
Oillcc.No.si Jfntii (ilrort, llrimnvlte, NrliJ
T S. ST V L L.
U ATTOttNKtfg-AT LAW.
Olllceof Comity Judge, rirownvlllr, Nplirnnka.
Iff) L L A I) A V
urniiuniei III nil.
OiUce, It .MAIn utreet
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w nunu i x-
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Al tire Went Knd. cantluf llmtton's utoro.
V-IforHoHlioelnK i Hneclnlty.
j w. i iisn x,
IILACKHMITII AM) ItOKBK SIlOUIl
Work Hone to order mid mtlftfncttun Kimranteixl
F)rr,V',Lct between Main and Atlantic, Urown
J lv. HOY, " " "
Collin hiimIp on hnrt notlco. 'I'hren mllei went of
AT CI, INK,
HOOT AM) SHOE XAKEK
CUSTOM WORK madeto order, and lltialway
Cti'irnirteed. UcinlrliiK' neatly and promptly dotir
Minis .v.ST Kfl(i street. llrownvllle.Nfti.
mid dealer In
t'lncKnu'lUli, r'ifiirli, Scotch unci r'mirr Cloth
VcstlnKN, tic, Ktc.
Rruwnvlrte. (Vohrsroka .
I Ituve just purchased a now Sand
wich Corn Kheller, and am now better
jironarod IIkiu ever to sliell your corn,
(.live me it trial.
J M. BAILEY,
NrlirrHBt AND DKAr.KUIN
r jutoirxvibnc, mihkaska,
Fanners, ipleiiHccull and gJt pricey t want
o handle yrturtKwek,
OUIce FlrntSnUounl Bunk.
Keeps only first class Meat
eB-t'imh pnlil for Poultry nud HldcK and-ffa
I'.vi'iy wuirnt or Injury, even ty nccMcnt,
&r niiy MnAMeMitUli' i coUltcr of Uio Into
wur tnpeunloii. All 1'oiiNlotiK liy Uio ti
of .luiiuiu-y, la. leciu hack tit ilnte of Uk.
olmror ilcutli if ttiowikller. AH entitled
Mmiild apply fctiHtw, ThoUMindR who are
now drawing it pgukIoii iro etitltIM to un
liicroitM'. Kfildlrrft aad widow of tliu wnr
of Jhi, und .Mcvluitn wftrartu'iitUle! to pen
lollH. Tlw)ndHiirfl yet entitled to bounty
liutilii not luuivc It. C(vk in n euse 10
I'uy for ovory (U'rlptloji at wnr i'IuIkih
iollccUMl. Km ploy an attorney r"Mlni In
Wiisliltiion, who can kvo pornnnnl n.tton
Uon loyourtiiiMlnrKH. Amork-rwi nnd For
fliin piitcntM olitiiliKHt on nliort notlw. K?nd
fvi xiiMiipti for ponKlon and liomity titwu.
AWti. W. T. KITZniCKAliU. I'. K.
Clulm Agont. Iock llox VZ1, WaNlilnnton.
1). C fct)t7
1st, Jiiii seven bars Dob
bins' JElrctrtc Soap of your
21, Ask hint to give you a
hilt of ft,
ihl. Mail us his bill and
4th, We will mail you,
JWttE, seven, beautiful
rurds,in six colors and, (old,
re)rescntiit Sh akspeare's
"Sown Afes of Man."
0 South Fourth Sffnnf.
MA H I. ATT &. KING,
Dry QnodH, CI rnciTli, Ready Mudo riollilnn,
IlllfltM Mtnirx. Hutu I'.i.w .....I i. i .:'
nortint-iit of 1)mik anil 1'nlctit Mnllcltin.
3UlllBlict prtci-H paid for hultcr nml
Vornll UlHcnsrH of Ilia Tliront
niio i.uiik H
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forut'M'uiMc iNW.nrTTr rriiNKVKit.
BOc.uimgl.SAMPliK JIOTTMiS lOCfthtV.
v A 1 1 i I llllll it j-t ." ... -
iocaiV. rHUH",,uw' nmo,,B ALSAM
Holo ProprlptorH. ICiiiiHas Cltv. Mo.
":.& ,,MKUM Dttl.,;
Halont 1'ettlt'H Mill ou tl.o Mlmourl
l.n,.ioWo ftnl uc-iRlf mllcH nlMWO
Fencing, Shooting, Wide Boards,
S Apply to undernlpned, two tntlen
wiht ol Ilrownvlllo.
ESTABLISHED IN 1856,
O L I E S X
Real Estate Agency
Does a general Real Entute HuhIums. .Solid
Lands on CoiiiihInhIoii, oxnmtneH Titles,
makes DecdH, .MortRagPfl, nnd nil Instru
ments pertaining to tlio trnuiifer of Uenl Ks
tnte. Has n
Complete Abstraot of Titles
to nil Real Estate In Neinnlm County.
illTIIOIHZKI) BV THK U. S.flOVKIINMKXT.
First National Bank
PaiiUup Capital, $80,000
Authorized, " 600,000
IS PRKPAlrKUTO TOANHACT A
General Banking Business
IIUV AND HKM,
00IN & 0URREN0Y DRAFTS
u all the tirlnclpal cities of the
United Stato a and Europe
On approved security only. Time Drafts discount
STATE, COUNTY & CITY SECURITIES
Rftjelced payfJi!(Mmcl'n)nii(l,aijrt INTKItKHTal.
lUpX'TOIlK ,.-Wni tTdTo, it. M. Ilafley. H.A
iliindley, Krftulc E. Jnltniran, X.utlier ftcmdley
JOHN L. CARSON,
A.n. IIAX'rsov.Oimhler. PresldPht
Opposit Lumber Yard, Main St.
Special Accommodations for
I when desired.
I Tors 8 boarded by the day or week.
and Ilurmers' teams fed and cared for
at fair rates.
W. E. O'PELT,
BROWNVILLE, NEBRASKA, AuRSDAY,
William Mnttox nhot uiid killed
brotluT Hi'Xiali near Liberty, Mo.
m i .
Tim Hon. D.vvid Davis is beiiur, aur
voyetl for a Hiirluy .suitof cloUiH.-icr
Steps aro IjoIiijj taken to establish un
American line of steamers to ply be
tween Chicago ami M out real.
Thero ure only 100 soldiers in tho
Ule country, where 700 warriors aro
preparing to go on tlu war path.
Narges loft St. Louis for Xow
Orleans, on tho 15th, with 400,000
bushels of grain for foreign shipment,
Hothschild houso refuses Italy a
loan, while matters aro not entirely
harmonious between that country and
The report that Clu. (Jrant met
with a rather cool reeeltion on his re-
cent advent in tho City of Mexico, is
contradicted. IEo was greeted with
A numerous cock main eanio off tit
St. Louis last week, tit which 5500 con
tests took place, and Sir.,000 changed
hands. Leading society men patroniz
ed the. barbarism.
Chief Justice Shannon, of Dakota,
furnishes interesting details of tho con
dition of affairs in tin) submerged dis
trict, and re-echoes Oe eral Sheridan's
appeal for rclior. Alnmt 375,000 or
tflOU.OOt) will bo required to aid tho
Apropos of tho Hen pill episode, ux
Senator Stockton, of Jcw Jersey, says
that ho wont to school with Don Cam
eron, nnd that he was one of the most
courageous men he over knew rather
moro desirous of getting into danger
than staying out.
Hiddlebarger has urged Senator
Mahone to withdraw htu tinnm -mil
present a Virginia Kr,)ublican for tho
position u borgcuiif-ut-urina
Bcmuc, no neiiove such u course
would better satlsfy"thb Ilcnulilicans
of the State, and would also work an
advantage for tho Readjustee,
The Gonyrtvfutiomili.it expresses its
decided opinion that the distribution
of chaplains in tho army is quito un
fair. There aro twenty-four chaplains
employed in tho army now, ten of
which aro Episcopalians, seven
.Methodists, llvo Uaptists, one Presby
terian, ono Congregatiouallst
Secretary Kirkwood being chargel
with being slow, tho Washington Mr,
in his vindication says: "The sensa
tional reports that the business of the
j Interior Department is far behind, be
cause tho presont Secretary gives it too
much of his personal attention, are ius
unjust as they are untrue. Secretary
Kirkwood is not inclined to sign papers
with tho contents of which ho Is not
acquainted; but oven with this circum
spection on his part the department is
well managed, and, though it may be a
little behind in tho current routine,
tho fault is with the greedy olllce
seekers, and not from the lack of exe
cutive abilities in tho chief,"
Congressman Page, of California,
recently mule the following stalwart
declaration: "It would bo cowardly in
the Itepiihlicuu party npt to support
Mahone, a.s he has announced publicly
on tho lloor of tho Senate that ho is in
favor of a free ballot ami a fair count,
On tills liberal national principlcnlouc,
independent of any local differences,
the Republicans of tho country and of
Virginia should unite with Mahone
in opposition to Bourbon rule. Mahono
represents tho opposition to those
principles against which the Republi
can party has hi en contending." And
Congressman Ilazelton, of "Wisconsin,
said: "I have not examined into tho
local political diffeiences in Virginia,
and know nothing of tho merits of the
questions which divide tliem ; but I do
say that the Republican and Readjust
ees of Virginia uio naturally allies, for
tho reason that one of the principles of
tho Republican party is a free ballot
and a fair count. Muhono has asserted
that ho favors this principle, and there
by takes isHiio with the Hourbons. In
this tho Republican party stands with
him, and can give him theirsupport."
APRIL 28, 1881.
A LOOK AHEAD.
Coining Evonts Casting Thuir ShadowB Bo
foro and Growing to be tho Most Inter
esting of all Quostions.
The interest in tho summer and fall
elections Is commencing to crop out,
and within a month tho chances of tho
different aspirants for tho suffrage of
the sovereign people will bo discussed
pro and wn with constantly Increasing
animation. Tho all potent argument
as to tho party probabilities will be the
ligurcsof the last contest and none
will be more earnestly canvassed than
those of tho cortgreHwlotml BlnuMlo.
and this being the1 filet,- the new U. &
U. Hcd Hook congressfoiml edition Ik-
eomep almost Indispensable, No publi
cation of politlcUr Htttisth.it ever made
oijuals it in exCe.ntr of information
given, or in cohiprehonslvo arrange-
menu It shows not only the result of
tho election of 1HS0, but tho result as
well of tho election of 1878. Tho Re
publican, Democratic and (Jreenbaek
vote for the two elections is presented
separately and comparisons made of
gains or losses of tho different imrties.
Total voles are also the subject of com
parison, and this oxhaustlvo showing
is made of every congressional district
in the Union by counties. Tho book is
one of one hundred and twelve pages.
Is a marvel of typographical beauty,
being printed upon an elegantly finish
ed paper, and the cover Is one of tho
most exquisite things in tho way of
artistic design issued for many a year.
The lied Hook is a H. & O. publication
intended for something above tho
ordinary circulation, and to this end is
sent only where requests are mado to
K. Lord, (3. J A., Haltimore, M,
for It by mail and enclosing a three
cent stamp. Tho lied Hook will thus
be mailed to all who may write to Mr.
Lord for it, and cortainly .those who
receive It will not
part with it for
nb'iost any money, so exceedingly val-
uiilo n text Jronk Is it for all who arc In
terested in or euro aught for political
stales has by a
eou.it of tho United
recent, flniiiulmi fiiin.
pletely wiped out tho present anti
polvgamy law of congress, and there
will be no more convictions under it.
The decision is to tho effect that in try
ing u Mormon for polygamy, none of
his wives, if ho has a scoie, can bo
willed jls witnesses against him, bo
cause if they claim to have been
married to him they am jutnut funic,
by common and statue law, within the
prohibition that excludes tho testimony
of tho wife against her husband in
criminal cases. The absurditv of tho
conclusion is not a new thing in juris
prudence. It suggests, of course, that
tho common law principle is wrong, or
that the process of reasoning by which
our higest court applies it to all the
illegal wives a man may claim to have,
or who may claim to own him as a
husband, is faulty. Probably tho
latter is tho case. Common law Is
usually sound, but Its interpretation
occasionally makes it assumon grotes
quo aspect, as in this case. Mute
"Eomeoand Juliet11 in tho Senate
M h no to V rh s Do you bite
your thumb at me, sir?
D s aside to V rh s If vou
say you bite your thumb at him, it will
bo unlawful; ho will have tho rules on
Vrh sNo, sir; I do not bite my
thumb at you; but 1 bitomy thumb.
M h no Then, sir, you do not
bite a clean thumb,
V rh s Then I do bite my thumb
at you ; look you! sir, I bite my noso off
at ) on; whoop! sir, I open my mouth
and put my foot in it at you.
(They glare at each other.)
H n II 11 to V rh s What! art
V lb s 1 am spread. Is he gone,
and hath nothing? My mouth is as deep
as a well and as wide as a bai'u door.
Ask for me to-morrow, an' you shall
find I havo swallowed myself.
tm tm .
Hill is afraid of Mahone. It would
bo like shooting at n lath. Mahone
has no doubt that ho could hit Hill,
for it would b like shooting at a barn
Ocij. Jngstroet, Minis-tor to turkey
will soon rotiirn home, and be made
Marshal of Georgia. Wo presume it is
absolutely necessary to keop Long
streot lu somo fat otllco?
VOL. 25, NO. 45. -
Some of State papeis aiu suggest
ing that counties having railroad nron-
erty to assess, send delegates to tho
session of the stato boaid of eiiuulixa
tlon, to see that railroads are assessed
according to the! rvalue ; or, if not so as
sossed, the reason why how tho trick
is done who does It etc., etc.
"No sound Democrat can bo a hro-
hlbltlouist," says tho Omaha lliraht;
but luckily the tw.it of Democrats do
not depend upon the urovalimr iw
for thole moral or political code.
One tree agent in Furnas eountv
has already this season engaged to
deliver half million of sprouts,
Some of our State exchanges sifeak
of excellent sugar mulsh-up being made
i rem tno sap of soft maple trees.
A Methodlstehurch is to bo built
at Indiauola this season.
The Arnjmuw Pioneer estimate?
that twelve thousand acres of wheal
will ho sown this year in Furnas and
(Jeo.'VV. Hart, policeman of (Jrnnd
Island, walked into a saloon, took a
drink, and then drawing a pistol fired
two balls into tho person of Michael
Cress between r0 and 00 years old.
Lho men had not then nor previously
any quarrel, and why the policeman
acted thus Is unaccountable, unless per
haps ho was a drunken nianlae. Hurt
shotand killed a man about a year ago;
for which ho got clear. When arrested he
had three rovolvers and an ugly knife
on his person.
Sullivan, manager of the "JIj
bcrnian Mondcs," a fow evenings ago,
was arrested in J Jncoln and fined $l
for distributlngobsccno advertisements;
- During a thunderstorm a fuw'day'
ago, tho house of Eugene Painoll, a
farmer near Hastings, was struck by
lightning and burned, and 'his' 'wile
perished In tho flames. , ,u
Tho ladies of tho M. 15. church i J
Beatrice, recently gave a hot'biscuit-maplc-molases
festival; and it took
so immensely that they hail to wind up
on hard tack and sorghum.
The H. & M. land dopartmont
olllcers will relax none of their usual
energy in Inducing immigration this
season. No other agency has been so
active and efficient in building up Ne
braska, and it Is an agreeable assurance
of tho future to know that its good,
work will be continued.
The Journal says that agents
from Frontier county have been in,'
Lincoln and other eastorn portions of.
the State, seeking aid for tho settlers of
that county; that the people aro with-"
out seed corn or wheat to plant. Re
garding this mattor the Journal says:
"Ono of tho gentlemen who is circula
ting a petition in this city asking aid
lor the homesteaders of Frontier
county, draws a very sad picture of tho
destitution in that county. Ho says'
many of tho farmers uio destitute of
almost everything necessary to keep
body and soul together, and unless'
they got seed Wheat and corn, they will'
bo unable to put in crops."
Toaohora' Association, ''
The County Teachers Association,
will be hold at London May 0th and
0th. Tho audience will bo onlortained
Friday evening by Prof. VV. K. Wilson,
of Hrownvillo.aiid Miss Jessio IC. Rain,
On Saturday papers will bo read by
Miss Mary Emmerson, of Peru, E. F.
Marcellus, of Howard, W. M. Clary, of
Sheridan, and R. D. "Winters, of Lon
don. Prof. J. M. Mc Kernel e and other ablo
educators will be pieseut to assist in
tho association. An interesting timo.
is anticipated. All teachers and other
friends of education uie invited to be
present. Ample provision Avill bo1
made to accommodate all.
J. V. WlNTIClt-, )
"W. M. Ci.auv, J. Com.
Emma Mojuiax. )
If you want any kind of job
work done, plum or fancy, blanks, bill
heads or letter heads, horse bjl),;, visit-'
iug cards, wedding cards, etc. Vj
huvo one of the host job offices in the
west, and will do vour work- ,mrn.
I ami cliutp. ' ' it
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