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PL ATTSMOUTH , NEBRASKA, THURSDAY, JUNE 3, 1880.
FTC, ETC., KTC.
Of All Descriptions.
METALLIC BURIAL CASES
IK r". nzes, ready made and sold cheap for cash.
Ir FINE HEARSE
is NOW READY FOR SERVICE.
With in;i!i thanks for past patronage. I
invl: all to c;ill and examine my
LAIUiE STOCK OK
U:t. FCKXTI'tl-: AXU :OK'IXS
J. G- CHAMBERS,
Manufacturer of and Dealer in
EE ii H. EI E S S(
ETC., ETC ETC.
Done with Neatness! Dispatch.
e oiiiv place in town wnere "lurieys pat
ent sen adjustable iiorse coiiarsare solo."
(T' TTf remedy ron baldness
. ' r!i nwr Krowto ul Iitr.WhUksjra or UuiUcW
t-.vuraa fe Co., 2 Clinton iPizce, Kew York
TA LUA BLLH TRUTHS.
Ifj . -cunrbirfrom
ins; c J Uxi of rn tnmi,
'poor health, or lnngnlnh
, take cheer, tor
will Cure Yoa.
and have overtaxed jroor.
Self i ?'Jr pastoral du-fctieSi or a mother, wora
If i-vi r:c a minister,
oat wiift ciro oiid work, or
if you fo l weak and tus
Hop Hitter will
If too aro a nian of bus
Strcun of your everyday
piritod, without ciearh
f vou are simnlv ailinri
incss, weakened by tho
duties; or a man of lot
ten, tot hue over your
Hop Bitters will
.mfTerinir from any India
but, as u otwn Uw case.
If you nre yountr, and
eretion, or ore growing loo
Mn; Hitters will
If vot ar In the work
shoo, on tho farm, at the
d '-. ktwhrrc ami frel
that your Fvatein needs
.ulating Kit boat latoxi.
orft-nuuiij, touuiT or fctim-
Hop Bitters l
If vou aro old. and your
I What Yon Need.
Incise la feeble, your
lien till tor will rive yoa Sew Life aaa Yfcrsib
Bop Oorje:i CXm: la the nweetcst, safest and best I
One n--r T.:r for Stomach, liver and Kidneys Is 1
to idl oilers, cures by absorption. It is perfect. I
a. I. C loan t!i3l2 and lrreslntible cure for drank-1
marii ut-o ot oiuum, looacco ana nucoaa.
jLbv u:j by Jrti'j'-i. I lop B:uer Mfi. Co. RochwLrr. N. T.
A vegetable nrenaratlen and the only rare
rrmeay tn the world for Uria' llsoaso.
U .Mnbeln. .ad Alfi Auaer. later sue.
IHTTestimonlalsof tbehighest order in pro.f
of Lbeae stutetneaiK.
loFor the care of nintwteo, call for War
er'a Safe liabetra Cure,
ae-For the cure of Krlclt' and the other
diseases, call for Warner's Nale Ktditoy
anel IJlver Care.
S ii fe It e in c
tJits are sold
EH. WARNER & CO.,
Hoc fleeter, N. T.
OreSend for Pamphlet
Coml'ine the choicest cathartic principle!
n nieiUcim;. in iiroimrtions accurately ad.
ustel to seeiiro activity, certtiinty, ami
uniformity of effect. They are the result
of years of careful study and practical ex
periment, ami are the most effectual rem
edy yet discovered for diseases, cansed Vy
deran-reiiient of the stomach, liver, ami
Lom'cIs, -".vhich reruire prompt and effectual
treatment. Avr.u's 1'ii.i.s are specially ap-
SHcaMc to tliis c'uiss rf diseases. They act
irectlv on th? tlipestive and assimilative
processes, and restore regular healthy ac
tion. Their extensive use ly physicians in
their practice, and hy all civilized nations,
Is one of the many proofs of their value as
a sale, sin-?, ni:d perfectly reliahle purgativo
meilii inc. r.einjj comiHiuntled of the ccn
ceiitrated virtues of purely vegetable sub
stances, they are positively free from calo
mel, or any injurious properties, and can be
administered to children with perfect safety.
Aykr's Pills are an effectual cure for
Constipation or Costiveuess, Indiges
tion, l)ysKpsia, Loss of Appetite,
Font Stomach and Itreath, Dizziness,
lle wlache, lxss of Memory, Numbness,
liiiiousuess. Jaundice, Kheumatism,
Kruptions and Skin Diseases, Dropsy,
Tuit.ors, Worms, Neuralgia, Colic,
firipes. Diarrhoea, Dysentery, Gout,
l'lies. Disorders of the liver, and all
other diseases resuiting from a disordered
state of the digestive apparatus.
As a Dinner Till they have no equal.
While gentle iu their action, these Pili-S
are the most thorough and searching cathar
tic that can he employed, and never give
pain iinlcjis the bowels are inflamed, and
then their influence is healing. They stimu
late the apjetite and digestive organs; they
operate to purify and enrich the blood, and
impart renewed health and vigor to the
Prepared by Dr. J. C. Ayer & Co.,
Practical and Analytical ChemUte,
OLD IT ALL DKCOOtSTS ETKKTWHCBX.
js" y-f S. 1
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KAVS HPECIFIC MEDICIXK.
TRADE MARK The Great Kn-TRAOC MASK
Rllsn Kemedy ;
An uuf a 1 1 1 iik
cure for Semi
I in potency,
and all diseas
es that folio
as h senuwnce
ol Self Ahuse :
IEF08E TAXIK3. a Iaim of AfTEB TAKIII.
Memory. Universal Lassitude. Pain In the back
lJumes of Vision, Premature Old Age. and
many other diseases that lead to Intauity or
Consumption, and a Premature Grave.
f r-Full particulars in our pamphlet, which
we desire to send free by mail to every one.
CST-The specific Medicine is nold by all dniK
gt al SI tier package, or six packages for $5,
or will be sent free by mail on receipt of the
money, by addressing
THE GRAY MEDICINE CO..
Mechanics' Block, Detroit. Mich.
tSSnld in Plattsmouth and everywhere, by
Or any othr kind, you tu file ytirrlf with oat '
A'ese Statihim tbst it will cut Mrttfrv thaa
JJrei". Tbs teeth will all remain of equal sica and
snaps. Sent Vee ea reeeipi st.to lau;
part of ths t'nited State.. Illustratec! Circular. S...
3XMiS0eM(aeiMret in wrs ewatnTst sims!
eify Address Mi. MOTH 4a JtJtO., icic Ojc.
Itsy We have hundreds of letters from mem nsing
ear Msrhino who say the would aot take b tor U.
I 1 1 If rf X u baa bun
01 U I UlJ&'ZrZ1"
mora pateat Improve
ments than any other stoves. Ask your deal,
er for them, or send for free illustrated cir
cular. Chic-Tjo &. Erie Stove Co. (Limited),
'"--171 A 173 Vaii SL. Chiotaoo.
WIRTS & SCHOLLE,
Ko. xei Wabash Atiivi. Chicaoo, ii.t,
Fine, Medium, and Commoa
ILLUSTRATED CATALOGUE and price
Ust of over 600 new designs MAILED PKEJC
apon application. (Send fur iU)
GEORGE A. CLARK,
The BEST and MOST POPtXAIl
Newiar Thread of Modern Tinea. .
BEWARE OF I3IITATIOXS.
riM niir" try i'utcv t.v ooiuiuuu
NhIIiuu, WmHfiold, V. H. liuker & Co., L.
A MONTH! A3INT3
7 5 BmI Selllat Artlele. Is the WertS sum.
VJk UTCn ,ao0 r8Ht" Brcrrrrs. .f wWsk I
1 1 H ii I LLIiaakcBuckey.I'ileOinUueiit.WsTTsatrdta
cur rue. Aaar.M with Mssip. Dr. J. M. Tibl.r. St. Leata. Me.
Will be mailed, with INSUFFLATOR
nil complete, for .1. so. Address Dr. C
ft. BIKts. lev c juaaison at.. vniea
111., who was cured by It nine year, af u.
I hoo.snd. eurea since. If afraid of n
ine humbuitired. name this paper, and
Ifor Book of full information. t,w,Hiio.
send ten cent, to nav nrtntinff and Doatsire
Luiala, ete. Yoa will never regret It.
Til Vi jtoa a ..... r..l
i neyer discovered, ae it l certain in its
eueeis ana aoes not Duster.
READ PROOF BELOW.
From Rev. P. N. Grander,
Preeiding Elder of the St. Alban's District.
St. Albans, Vt.. Jan. 20th, 1880.
Dr. K J. Kendall & Co.. Gents : In reply to
vour letter I will say that my experience with
Kendall's Spavin Cure has been very satisfac
tory indeed. Three or four years ago I procur
ed a buttle of your agent, and with it cured a
horse of lameness cuused by a spavin, ltst
seaxou my Iiorse became very lame, and I turn
ed him out for a ft w weeks when he became
belter ; hut w lieu I put In in on the road he got
woise. when I discovered that a ring-bone wae
lorming. I procured a bottle of Kendall's
spavin Cure, and with lens than a bottle cured
hint so that he is not lame, neither can the
bunch be found.
Kespectfully Yours. . P. N. Granger.
Price $1 per bottle, or six bottles for $5, All
druggist have it or can get it for you, or it will
be sent to anv address on receipt of price by
I he proprietors. B. J. KKNDALI, A C O.,
EnoHburgh Falls. Vermont.
C. F. GoonMAr, Ag't Omaha. Neb.
basd nrsTB,xmKT catalog tn.
bitfucau, M tLslCeSaittv
Cap, BlstouchmmtPom- ,
potw. Drum Majors' Bta I
tutd Ht, Kpftlet. Csp-f
Umpt, Btaada, and Out
0ta eoatains 8ft pm
Mailed fWro AddrM
LxQm SZalsT, lO Stat ftU n Ob
K F Mathews,
Hardware, Cutlery, ITails,
Iron, Wagon Stork,
STOVES and TIN-WAKE,
Iron, Wood Stock, Pumps,
FIELD & GARDEN SEEDS, ROPE,
AND ALL KINDS OF SHEET
IRON WORK, Kept in Stock.
Making and Repairing,
NEATNESS & DISPATCH.
All Work Warranted.
Schlegel & Nieman,
Successors to A. Scuucgkl & Bro.,
And dealers In
8MOKEltS" FANCY ARTICLES, SMOKING
Special BRANDS and sizes of CIGARS made te
order, and satisfaction guaranteed. Cigar
clippings sold for smoking tobacco.
Main Street, one door west of J. S. Duke's store
Plattsitotth. Neb. lmJ
11 J VIS
IU. J. 1a. VtCBBA,
HOMO2PATHI0 PHYSICIAN, at Factory
vllle, Cass county, Nebraska. 2ly .
ATTOItNEY AT LAW. Practices In Saun
ders and Cass Counties. Ashland, Nebraska.
. it. u. nnoiiAH,
ATTORNEY AT LAW, Plattsmouth. Neb. Of
ficeFront Kooiu ever Chapman Jc Smith's
SI. A. IIARTIUAX.
ATTORNEY AND SOLICITOR. Will Prac
tice In the State and Federal Courts. Resi
dence. Plattsmouth. Nebraska. illy
H. It, LI VINs.STOX.' M. .. .
fniSICIAK A BPROEOTV. "
OFFICE nOUR8, from ia.-ia., te t p. m.
Examining Surgeon for U. 3. Pension.
' OIL W. n. HCIIILIU.KCIIT.
PRACTISING PHYSICIAN, residence on
Chlcairo Avenue. Plattsmouth, . Nebrsaaka.
Ottlce in C. E. Wescott's Clothing Store. 4Jiy;
J. II. MALL.. M, O.
PHTtTClAK AUD SVRQKOM.
OFFICE with Dr. Livingston South Side of
Main Street, between 6t and 7th streets. Will
attend calls promptly. , . 49yl
'- WILL K. wisi:.
COLLECTION'S M SPXCIALTT.
ATTORNEY AT LAW. Real Estate. Fire In
surance and Collection Agency. Office in Fitz
gerald's block. Plattsmouth, Nebraska. z2m3
UEO. . SMITH.
ATTORNEY AT LAW and Real Estate Bro
ker. Special attention Eiven to Collections
and all matters affecting the title to real estate.
Office en 2d floor over Post Office. Plattsmouth,
Nebraska. - o 1-
l. H. WHEKLKB e CO.
LAW OFFICE, Real Entate, Fire and LifelB
surance Agents. Plattsmouth. Nebraska. Col
lectors, tax -payers. Have a complete abstract
of titles. : Buy and sell real estate, negotiate
loans. &c. 15vl
irtvft-B-v ortol Tr Wilt attsnrl t A buvinaT
and selling lands, examining titles, making
deeds, paying taxes and collecting debts, will
also atteud to law suits before a Justice ef the
47tf Factor y viLLK, CA83 co. m KB.
JAMES K. MORKIROJf. W. L. BROWJf K.
ATTORNEYS AT LAW. Will pmrl Ice in Cass
nii ad lolninir Counties : cives suecia: attention
tn oiiii.itiinw unit u)itriui. nf title.. Office in
Fitzgerald Block, Plattsmouth. Nebrask.
8AM. 91. CHAPJIA.V
ATTORNEY AT LAW,
And Solicitor in Chancery. Office in Fitzger
. W. CLtTTEK.
omce on Main Street over Solomon Na-
thau's Store. 3Uy
C. IlEISEr, - Proprietor.
Flour, Corn Meal & Feed
Always on hand and for sale at lowest cash
prices. The highest prices paid for Wneat and
Corn. Particular attention given custom work.
: Tonsorial Artist.
Place of business on Main St.. between 4th
and 6th streets. Shampooing, Shaving, chil
dren's hair cutting, etc. etc. I91y
FRED. D. LEHNHOFF,
Morning Dew Saloon !
South-east comer Main aad &xth Streets.
. Keep the best ef
Beer, Wines, Liquors & Cigars.
Constantly on Hand.
W. c. Brown.
Edwin R. Prick.
Edwin K. Brown
$rofon, tyxltt (So.,
Commiskioa Merchants In
Room 81, New Exchange Building,
Union Mtoek Yarda, - - Chicago.
KKFKR BT PERMISSION TO
E. S. Stick uu y. President Union Stock Yards
.national wauK. unicago. 001114
Repairer of Steam Engines, Boiler,
Sato and Grist 31 ill
UAH AKI HTKAM F1TTIt..
rought Iron Ple. Force and Lift Pioes.Steam
Gauges. Safety-Valve tioveruors. and all
kinds of Brass Engine Fittings. '
repaired ou short uotice. ";
D. C. Wagn kk, G, E. Benslky, J. it. BKNSLity.
BENSLEY, WAGNER & BENSLEY,
Office, 6C Exchange Building.
UNION STOCK YARDS. - - CHICAGO.
We refer by permlssieu te the First Nation
al Bank, Plattsmouth, Nebraska.
H. K. SMITH.
General Western Agent, headquarters at
OF PLATTSMOUTH. NEBRASKA.
TOOTLE. 1IAXXA A CLARK
John Fitzgerald. ...
E. G. Dovey
A. W. McLaughlin. .
IXB O ROUREK
This Bank is now open for business at their
tew roem. corner Main and Sixth si reets, and
is prepared ta transact a general
Steaks, Beads, Geld, Geveramaat aad Leeal
BOUGHT AND HOLD.
Deposits Received and Interest Allow
ed on Time Certificates.
Ivailable in any part ef the United States and
la all the Principal Towns and Cities
AGEXTS FOR THE
Inman Line and Allan Line
Person wishing to bring out their friends from
PURCHASE TICKETS FROM US
Tkrstgk t Flatsth.
A. S. PADDOCK. V. 8. Senator, Beatrice.
ALVIN SAUNDERS, U. 8. Senator. Omaha.
E. K. VALENTINE, Representafe. West Point.
ALBIN US NANCE. Governor. Lincoln.
8. J. ALEXANDER. Secretary of State.
F. W. L.E1 DTKE, Auditor, Lincoln.
G. M. BARTLETT, Treasurer. Lincoln.
S. R. THOMPSON, Supt. Publle Instruction.
K. M. DAVIS, Ind CommlsMoner.
C. J. DILWORTH. Attorney General.
REV. C. C. HARRIS. Chaplain of Penitentiary.
DR. H. P. MATTHEWSON, Supt. Hospital for
S MAXWELL. Chief Justice. Fremont.
GEO. B. LAKE, Omaha.
AMASA COBB, Lincoln.
Seeomit Judicial "Ditiriel.
J. C. WATSON, Prosecutlng-Att'y, Neb. City.
, o -County
A. N. SULLIVAN, Counly Judge.
J. D. TUTT. County Clerk.
J. M. PATTERSON, Comity ireaurer.
K. W. HYEUS. JSiierm. ....
E. H. WOOI-EY.Co. Sup't Pub. instruciioa.
G. W. FAIKFIEL1. Surveyor.
P. P. GASS. Coroner.
JAMES CRAWFORD. South Bend Precinct.
cAM'r mi'iiiHiisos' Alt. Pleanant Precinct.
ISAAC WILES, Plattsmouth Preciiiet.
J, W. JOHNSON. Maj or.
J. M. PAl IKKS, irea-suror.
J. D. SIMPSON. City 1 iera.
RICn ARD VIVIAN. Police Judge.
P. B. MUKftll, tjniei 01 reiit-e.
F. E. WHITE, Chief of Fire Dept.
...... j, o nnuitvn o if PIRMF.I.E.
id Ward-G W. FAIRFIELD, J. V. WECK-
3d Ward-D. MI LLER. THOS. POLLOCK.
4th Ward P. McCALLAN. E. S. HARP.
a.erJNO. W. MARSHALL
B. & M. R. Jt.JTime Table.
Taking Effect April 11, 1880.
FOR OMAHA FROM PLATTSMOUTH.
Leaves S too a. ni. Arrives 10 05 a. m.
3:4" p.m. 5Kp. m.
FROM OMAHA FOR rLATTSMODTH.
Leaves 9 :00 a. m. Arrives 10 :10 a. m.
" :30 p 111. " :l3 P- "
FOR THE WEST.
. ni..i..A.,tii a .'in ,1 tti Arrives Lln-
coin. 12 -15 p. 111. ; Arrives heainev, 1. 40 p. ni.
Fre'.illit leaves at 10 UJ0 a. 111. and :t 7 :IS P- m
Arrive at Lincoln at 4 :35 p. m. and 1 1 :M a. m.
FROM THE WK.SI.
w I." ...... . wi n l.34VeS LtllCOlll.
1 .0 p. m. Arrises Plattsmouth. 4 :J5 p. m
... , I l,..ll. ut tl -Hil 111. Hlid 4 M0
a. ni. Arrives at t'lattsmoutli at 4 ;) p. m. and
:&o a. ni.
Express, 6 :00 a. m. .
r :. . i.. ..i, .l.rt x n at., eveent
rasseiiKcr, vi'i" en.,, - r -- - .
Saturday. Every third Saturday a tram con
nects at the usual time.
R. V. R. R. Time Table
Taking Effect Sunday. Arra 11. 1880.
ItED CL' UD.
7 :40 .
7 : J
ARRIVAL AKU DEPARTl'HE OF
EASTERN, NORTHERN AND SOUTHERN.
. I Depart. East. .4 :00 pm
Arrive 9:30 am CB&R-U ortn :ou pm
7 - 30 Dm I ouuui.;waiM
I C B & Q East 6:00 am
OMAHA. VIA B. & M. IN NEB.
Arrive 10 : 30 am Depart 3 : 10 pm
WESTERN. VIA M. & M. IN NF.B.
Arrive 4 :15 pm Depart 0:30 am
Arrive U :00 am Depart 1 :00 pm
ROCK BLUFFS AND UNION MILLS.
Arrive ll :00 am Depart 1 :o pra
J. W. MARSHALL. P. M.
The Promoter and Pre
fector of Aestlasllatlea.
MV The Reformer and Vital
. ler orth Blood.
The Prodneer and Invljf-
Tho Bnilder and Map.
porter or llrsiu
COMPOUND SYRUP S
Is composed of iiiKredienw identical with those
which constitute Healthy Blood. Muscle and
Nerve and Brain Substance, whilst Life itself is
directly dependent upon some of them.
By its union with the Blood, and it effect up
on the Muscles, re-establishing the one and
toning the other, it U capable .f effecting the
following result :
It will displace or wash out tuberculous mat
ter, and hus cure Consumption.
By lacreasing Nervous or Muscular Vigor, it
will cure Dvspepsia. feeble er Interrupted ac
tion of the Heart und Palpitation. Weakness or
Intellect caused by grief, weary, overtax or ir
regular habits, liroachitis (Acute or Chronic),
Congestion of the Lungs, eveu in the most
It cures Asthma. Loss of Voice. Neuralgia. St
Vitus Dance. Epileptic Fits, Whoopinc rough.
Nervousness, and te a most wonderful adjunct
to other remedies iu sustainiog life during the
process of Diphtheria.
Oo not be deceived bv remedies bearing a
simihtr name, no other preparation is a substi
tute lor this une'er any circumstances.
1.00k out for the name and address, J. 1. FEL
LOWS, St. John, N. B.. on the yellotv wrapper
in water-mark, which is seen by hvldtag the
paper before the light.
Price, $1.50 per Bottle. Six for $7.60.
Sold by all druggists. 1U4
i't W CELESaATEO
Appetite, refreshing sleep, the acquisition of
flesh and color, are blessings attendant upon
the reparative procesaes which this priceless
invicorant speedily initiates and carries te a
successful conclusion. Digestion is restored aad
sustenance afforded to each life-sustaining or
gan by the Bitters, which ia inoffensive even te
the feminine palate, vegetable in composition,
and thoroughly safe.
For sale by all druggists and dealers gener
M4l MOKPniHK fc-Mt m
.BUI m4 wp4rtU CM. 11
km Urn MblattEtv. Immd ata
a, a ft'OTtasi ar-rr.kt.iuik lif '
U 1 fesaB
Hjmm for Decoration Daj, 1SS0.
Dedicated to the Grand Army of the Republic,
by J. F. Lovenag, Chaplaln-ia-Chlef.
God of the living and the dead,
We bow before Thy face, '
Pleading Thy goodness and our need ;
We supplicate Thy grace.
As when the storm ef battle lowered.
Our courage was in Thee.
Aad for one country and one Cac
We fought on land and sea.
. As we have mourned with aching hearts
The love ol comrades brave.
And gather here to .cutter Cowers
Upou each cherished grave ;
So raucter back our dend that they
With us our ranks may fill.
An i stand in glad fraternity.
Shoulder to shoulder still ;
So make each patriot soldier's grave
A sacred shrine to be.
That a high altar it mar prove
Of stalwart loyalty.
Then when the great inspection day
Shall sound its bugle call.
May we. in Heaven's grand parade.
Give answer one aad all.
A U00D CIIA-SCE.
BT ALICE DREW.
"And this, I am sure, Is Louise,'
saicl Hurry Marfrrejor, turning from
tho rrom of fle!ilitetl little nieces, to
it quiet girl with a face like nn artist's
Meal, who had tt all the while busily
l.i:ii tin on a bit of fancy work.
' N", mi," she said, lifting her brown
f-yes t ini.lly to his. "I am only the
MVVH, of course you are one of the
a:n.!y. you will shake hands with
n:f. Kitty, can't you tell me her
'it's Miss Dnle, and her other name
isdii V sai l Kitty.
That is a very fair introduction," and
his fm-fers very1 warmly clasped the
tiny hand which the governess shyly
"Iain Uncle Hirry, and with your
permission, I'll sit here beside you un
til Mi -i. M:ic and her sister return from
t' eir drive."
S ) the slyl'sh-'ooking gentleman sat
down on the rustic settee beside tho
governess, and waited.
ilic hid splendid eyes, for he had
cuirhta glimpse of them when she
looked up; but now, she persistently
viiik'd them beneath long lashes, and
he could only look at the profusion of
brown hair, which she wore in au odd
fashion, looped back in great waves,
aud fastened with a comb, and at her
nice complexion and faultless profile.
ishe was neat and prudent; he could
see a nice little darn in the well.woru
white dress, and her cuffs and collar
were snow white.
He knew very little about women,
for he had been making money in Col
orado for eight years, but, somehow,
this one struck him as being something
beyond the ordinary.
lie was thinking this very busily,
and wondering not a little if Louise
Nesbitt, who had been his ideal of a
tYffVe girl, had blossomed into any such
a perfect rose as this womanly little
creature, when there wa3 a sound or
wheels close at hand, and an open
barouche drove up and paused.
They had been expecting him for
many days, aud therefore,-Tils sister-in-law
was ready with her loving
greeting, and sprang f; o:n the carriage
in a manner at once graceful and ef
fective. Miss Louie, however, who
aspired to the title of a well-bred, in
different personage, s.it in the carriage
until he turned towards her.
"I'm sure this is Louise," he said,
looking at the long, loose, yellow hair,
falling in u neon lined crimps to her
waist; at the blue eyes, and languid
scornful mouth. "I declare, I had for
gotten how you did look, and mistook
Miss Dale for you."
"Indeed, I am fluttered," she said,
looking North l'oli s at the shrinking
"She it a nice little body," said Har
ry, who did not know that a woman
can say one thing and m: 111 another
just as easy as she ean draw on a glove.
"1 have taken quite a fancy to her."
"Here I Miss Dalai Hold my fan and
gloves while 1 arrange my overskirt."
The overskirt was in perfect order,
and if it had not been, the house was
not fifty yards away, and she could
have waited until she reached her own
chanilx-r. Her obj-ict was not thesim-
Ele arranging of an overskirt, but the
umiliatiou of the pretty girl whom
the had almost forcibly made her
This Harry MacGregor saw; but
with nothing more than a darkening
of his fine eyes, he gathered up the
bundles from the carriage and went
up to tho houre.
"Isn't Uncle Harry awful nice and
handsome?" said Kittie, putting her
hand through the arm of her gover
ness. "Very," said Clara Dale, with a
Now the whole affair lay in a nut
shell. Louise Nesbitt had made up
her mind, years before, to marry Har
ry MacGregor, whenever he should
take it Into his head to leave Colorado
and come home. He made a strike
about that time, and remembering him
as a good looking, soft-hearted fellow,
she laid her plans with the skill of a
diplomatist, and now that he had come
he was ready to put them into execu
tion. She was charming. Harry himself
could not deny that, and he- took a sort
of delight in watching her. Women
were novelties to him, aud particular
ly this kind, with fussiness, furbelows,
her pretty society tricks of lifting her
brows, curling her lips, shaking her
crimps, dropping her eyes, and talking
But men are by nature more per
verse and s tab born titan that much
abused and quoted animal the mule
and Harry was no exception to the
"Where are the little ones?" he cried
in his bluff, hearty way, when the two
ladies came down in marvelous dresses
of white cambric, starched, and ruf
fled, and tucked, to the verv extreme
of fashion, and fluttered into their
S laces at the table, like two white
"They dine with their governess,"
said Mrs. Mac.
"And a charming little thing she is,
too," he said, "and it's a great pity that
you do not have her dine with you."
"I think I merit an explanation,
"I have none to give, beyond the fact
that I do not longer need your ser
vices." This was said one morning in Mrs.
MacGregor's beautiful chamber, where
the summer sun was lying in freckled
patches on the velvet carpet, and the
wind just stirring the bells of the
honeysuckle outside, so that they fill
ed the room with their rare fragrance.
."Iteally, Helen,' I don't see why you
are bound to account for your movement-'.
Miss Dale is exceedingly pre
sumptuous to think of such a thing as
demanding an explanation."
Misj Dale, I1U10 aud timid as she
was, turned her queenly little head In
the direction of the haughty Louise,
and said, iu a voice singularly firm
and decisive :
"I am talking with Mrs. MacGregor,
and my business lies solely with her."
"My sister is jight, and for that
same impudence, alone, I will dismiss
you. Here is the amount due you.
The carriage will be ready to convey
you to the depot in an hour," said Mrs.
While this was going on up-stairs,
Harry had been quietly smoking his
cigar on the back piazza below, and he
was all at once very much startled by
the sudden appearance of little Kittie,
who flew out, all tears and anger, her
flaxen curls lying in disorder, ami htr
pretty dress all crampled and soiled.
"Uncle Harry! Don't you think
that I hid in the closet between Aunt
Louise's and mamma's rooms, and I've
heard something dreadful."
"And what may that be?"
"Mamma has sent Miss Dale away,
and Aunt Louise scolded her like ev
erything, and said, after she went out,
that she would give her a lesson that
would keep her from making love to
rich gentlemen; and I'm so sorry, I
don't know what to do; and I'll never
have anybody else."
"Where is she? Where Is Miss
"Packing her trunk, and crying just
as hard as ever she can."
Harry MacGregor hated injustice to
any one, but to use it to this little,
meek-eyed, unproducted girl seemed
criminal, and there was a very danger
ous fire in his eyes as he arose and
went out to the stables.
In an hour the carriage was ready,
the trunk was borne down and fasten
ed up behind, and Miss Dale stepped
"Why, Mr. MacGregor!" she cried,
as she saw him sitting back there, as
unconcerned as though he had been
going for ah ordinary drive.
"Hush, little girl I Never mind
me ;" and James, who was in the se
cret, mounted the box, and drove hur
When they had passed the gate,
Harry caught both the little cold
hands in his own.
"Did you think I would let you go
alone, little girl?"
"I don't know. I am sure you are
verv kind, and "
"Clara, don't talk that way. I could
not help being kind to you, because I
loved you. Ever since I first saw you,
I have loved you in my odd. unculti
vated way, and when I heard that my
sister-in-law had turned you from her
home, I came right here to offer you
mine. I've just bought a house a
cozy, homelike house as you ever saw,
and I want you for its mistress."
"Oh, Mr. MacGregor!"
"If you don't come, I shall have to
shut it up, or rent it."
"I think I will come."
When James opened the door at the
depot, he had a good chance to wonder
at the changeable nature of things;
for, instead of the disconsolate pair he
had shut in, he let out a couple that
might have been heirs to all the hap
piness in the world, and not look more
"I wonder where Harry is?" said
Mrs. Mac, a few hours later, when she
had recovered from her excitement.
"Why, he went away in the carriage
with Miss Dale," said that terrible
Kittie; "and do you believe, I saw
him kiss her just as plain as day."
Had a thunderbolt fallen in their
midst, it could not have caused great
er dismay than this announcement ex
traordinary, but it was well that it
came as it did, or Harry's letter, a few
days later, would have annihilated
As it was, they were prepared for
anything, and therefore read the fol
lowing with martyr-like resignation :
"Dear Sister : I was quite hurt at
the little disturbance between Clara
and yourself, and, therefore, did not
ask you to our wedding.
"Ilowever, now that we are married,
I hope you will not be slow in making
up a friendship. I have purchased
the house on Fifth Avenue, which you
so much admired, and in two months
shall bo at home. We leave this after
noon for Saratoga.
And indifferent Louise heroically
"Well, it was a good chance, and
hard to lose, but I suppose there are
plenty more of them."
The great question among monarch
ical governments now is how to keep
their subjects at home. Even Canada
is discussing: measures to prevent emi
gration to this country.
Raisin grapes are being planted in
California on a gigantic scale. This
furore is stimulated by the great prof
its, the superior quality, the export
demand, and the very light work re
quired In that climate for preparing
raisins. A large company of capitalists
is incorporated to introduce raisin cul
ture in Fresno County, and in five
years' time California raisins will
drive all such imports from the
m 1 mi
Among the advertisements in a well
known Scotch newspaper this was
recently found : "Oh I degenerate
Church ! is there within you no Nehe
xnlah no Zerubbabel, son of Sheal
teel? Are we given over bound to
Tatnai and the Apharsachites?" The
point of this fervent appeal is said to
be that the Established Church should
rouse itself up for a more earnest and
determined struggle against disestab
lishment, the tide of which at present
it resists fesbly ana LuciTsctually.
Oar City Schools.
One week last Friday closed a very
successful year's work in our City
THE ANNUAL EXAMINATION
consumed all of the last week ia the
higher departments and from one to
three days of it in the lower.
Every department had a written ex
amination of the work compiled dur
ing the jear and it is interesting to see
with what care and -interest many of
the little ones prepared and executed
As you notice the work on up
through the grades you can see the
advance step bv step, both in the work
done and manner of doing it, which
speaks much for the rapidity with
which eur City Schools are approach
ing that thorough grading they have
so long needed. We realize, now that
a good graded school is nut an institu
tion to be created and brought into
complete and perfect working in a
twelve month, but solely a city'e pride
and perfection which can only be ac
complished by steady and careful
working by experience 1 hands, after
years of developing.
We hope the work may continue,
and that eur City Schools may justly
be the pride and chief attraction of
our fast thriving and promising
A few facts gathered from Prof.
Love, will be of interest to our citi
zens. From Prof. Love's report we notice
that during the year eight hundred
scholars were enrolled, an increase of
some one hundred and thirty-five over
last year. The attendance up to April
1st, averaged 522, the largest by over
one hundred and fifty ever our city
The expense of our schools for the
year has been less than $5,500, making
the average expense per capita on
average attendance only 810. We ven
ture there are not a dozen towns in
the United States, the size of Platts
mouth that have run their sshoois on
e small an average expense per capi
ta. Although all the rooms and de
partments were crowded, the year has
passed, entirely free of the usual com
plaints. This speaks well for our
school board, the general management.
and each individual teacher.
During the year our High School De
partment has turned out more well
qualified and successful teachers than
during any two years previous. Many
of our young women and men have
taken advantage of its privileges and
fitted themselves "or activo work and
in every instance so far. Prof. Love
says he has favorable reports from the
districts in which his pupils are teach
ing. This is just what we want, and do
hope our schools will continue te pros
per and do the good work as effectual
ly and thoroughly in the future as iu
the past, and all will be pleased and
many benefitted thereby.
The Catalogue and Report, that is
likely soon te be published will give
all the data and show the exact figures
Aunual Meeting of the Cass County
Sunday School Association, to be held
at Mt. Pleasant, Tuesday and Wednes
day, June 15th and 16th, 1880.
10 a. ra. Prayer by Rev. P S. Mather.
Address of Welcome, Rev. W. Worley.
Response by the President.
-Should Church Doctrine be taught in
Sabbath School?' Kev. Stone, Gee.
2 o'clock p. m.
Reports from' Treasurer and Corre
Reports of delegates from Schools.
"One Hundred Years of S. S. Work.
Rev. P. S. Mather, D. D. Martindale.
"The most efficient way lo promote
regular attendance." T. N. Bobbin.
U. E. Woods.
7:30 o'clock p. m.
"S. S. Music as it is. and how it nay
be improved." Otto Mutz. T. L.
"Temperance Work in S.S." Mrs. Pol
lock, PIatt6mouth; Mrs. Trew, Mt.
9 o'clock a. m. Praise service, conduct
ed by Rev. J. T. Baird.
Work ior our next Convention." E.
"Advantages and Disadvantages of the
Present Method of con uctiug S. S."
Mr. Scott, H. M. Bushnell.
Essay, by Mrs. J. Wis well.
"Pastor's Relation to S.S." J. Galla
gher, Dr. Kenaston.
2 o'clock p. m.
Model Class, by Miss B. Wolfe.
"How to Save our Young People te
the S. S. and Church." Rev. Ewell,
Union; Daniel Trumbull.
"How shall we secure the co-operation
cf parents in S.S. work ?" Mis. Kel
ly, Platt8raouth; W. K. Loofborrow.
Opening Question Drawer.
Election of officers for ensuing year.
Conductor of music daring Conven
tion Otto Mutz.
Ail schools ef the Canity are re
quested to send delegates.
The whole shipping interest of Can
ada has been of iao up iu amis agatust
the by-law of ne Queooc llaroor
Commission to increase the uues of.
pilots for the lower SL Lawrence.
Montreal merchants have been much
excited iu the matter, and the Quebec
board of trade has forwarded a peti
tion to Oitaiva, praying the Gover.
ment not to sanction tiie by-law. N
withstanding the prayers of tiie in
cauiile community tue Goverum
has given a decision favorable to lb.
pretentious of the pilots.
The Corner Stone of Trlaitj Cathedral.
The corner ".tone of Trinity Cathe
dral, Omaha, was laid Tuesday, May
26th, with imposing ceremonies. A
procession, composed of the Infantry
band, two companies of soldiers, city
council, church vestries, deputies to
the church council, with the bishops
of Minnesota, Texas, Kansas, Colora
do and Nebraska, marching to the
spit, and with hymns and prayer laid
the foundation for the beautiful house
The Corner Stone Hymn, composed
by Rev. II. B. Burgess, was among
those sung. The Annual Council of the
Episcopal church meeting at Omaha
at this time, was chosen as the proper
occasion for this event.
The following is the text of the
hymn above spoken of:
Lord God of Hosts. Thou Mighty Lord,
Who ait in Wff'iest heaven adored.
Fain would we btie thine altar raise,
E iiuleiu ol e vet lifting days.
In loving faith we lay this Stone,
To honor Thee, Lord, alone.
Be Thou our Coruer Stone, and we
Thy Holy temple owned by Thee.
And here when prayers aud praise are heard.
Bless. Lord, each supplicant ith Thy ward ;
Iucrease our hope aud faith in Thee,
Thy loving kindness may we see.
Bless, Lord, each stranger at Thy door ;
Enrich Thy poor with heavenly store :
Let mea ef high and low degree
Dwell here in love and uuity.
So through the age all along
Praise, pral.e to God, shall be ear song :
Let saints on earth with choirs above
Here laud aud praise the Loved of Love.
Mr. Editor: Please call attention
to the arrangements for University
Commencement, as follows:
Saturday Evening, June 5, Anniver
sary of the University Union.
sabbath Evening, June 6, Baccalau
reate Discourse by the Chancellor.
Monday Evening. June 7, Anniver
sary of Palladian Society.
Tuesday Evening, June 8, Universi
ty Address bv Chancellor Hammond.
of Iowa State University.
Wednesday June a, v o ciock, a. 111.,
All the exercises will be held iu tho
Arrangements are made with the
different Rail Roads that all who at
teud the Exercises, and have paid full
fare in coinimr to Lincln. mar rsturn
at one-fourth fare, upon a certificate
isued by the Chancellor. ihese re
turn tickets are good until June 17.
E. B. Fairfield.
Lincoln, May 24, 18b0.
The Domestic Monthly.
With the arrival of warm weather,
and the probable approach of still
warmer weather, the Domestic
Monthly presents its attractive list of
fashionable, useful, and indispensable
novelties appropriate te the season.
The color plate represents a simple,
tasteful princesse dress, two fabrics
being combined in such a way as to
represent a skirt and a polonaise. Iu
general effect this drapery is peculiar- ''
In the literary department a new
serial entitled "Bertine: an Episode,"
by Ellis Conway, is begun. Among
the other authors represented by con
tributions in prose or verse, are lira.
Merighi, Mis. Howell, Howard Glyn
don, Florence B. Grelchell, and others.
The very popular feature of a pr'ze
competition regarding a choice of pat
terns is continued, the successful com
petitors for the May list being an
nounced, and the new feature of mon
ey prizes for the June competition be
i g introduced.
It may be novelty, but it is not al
ways symmetry of dress that is ob
tained by copying from periods. Spe
cialties are hardly ever successful for
any length of time; hence a compre
hensive idea of what is becoming and
appropriate is far m-re useful than a
facility 111 copying styb-s which soon
lieoiiuie riioncMMious if not conspicu
ous. "Dies me so that my vulgari
ties may pass for medieval fancies,"
may possibly be the excuse for many a
loi;;te for which there seems no rea
son of beini;. but good taste will never
approve of fancies used for such a pur
pose. From the Domestic Monthly
Among the miscellai.eous points of
fashion which may be given here,
mention is made of lace sleeves, which
may be had in leading houses, already
made, to accompany dresses that are
trimmed with lace. The sleeves of
dresses are made extremely tight, and
are flaring at the lop and raised up
like the sleeves in gentlemen's coats.
From the Domestic Monthly for June.
TnE Domestic Monthly is pub
lished by Blake & Company, corner
Broadway and Utn Street, New York,
at 81.50 per year, inclusive of pattern
premium. Specimen copies 15 cents.
There was quite a breeze in Atlanta,
Ga., the other "day, over news of the
finding, in the Ocoochie Valley, White
County, of nuggets of pure gold,
weighing all the way from five penny
weights to four hundred ami forty
pennyweights. The gold, it seems, is
found iu the vegetable garden of a far
mer who, with two hands, at an ex
pense of f 150, took out of the garden
four pounds of pure ore, or nine hun
dred and sixty pennyweights.
Elegant Haik is woman's crown
ing beauty. When it fades she fades
as well. While it is kept bright, her
personal attractions are still main
tained. By preserving the hair fresh
and vigorous a youthful appearance
is continued through many years.
Those who grieve over their fading
hair turning gray too early, should
know that Ayer's Hair Vigor pre
vents it. and restores gray or faded
hair to its natural color. It is a c lear
and healthful preparation. ront--in-ing
neither oil, dye, nor an tiling de
leterious, and imparts to the M-alp
what is .most needed a st-use of"
pleasant aud delightful freedom from
scurf or dandruff. New Berne (N.