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PTLATSMOUTIL AUGUST 11. 1881.
rail for a Meeting of the Kepublican
Central Committee of
The Republican Central Committee
of Cuss County is called to meet at
E'ght Mile Grove, on Saturday, Sept
31381, at 1 :30 p. in., for the purpose
of calling ;i County Convention, and
the transaction of such other business
as may legitimately come before them.
J. A. MacMikimiy, Chairman.
THE COMMITTEE AHE:
II. M. Bushnell. 1st Ward ; G. W. Fair
field, 2d Waid;M.B. Murphy. 3d Ward;
L.C. Stiles, 4th Ward, Plattsmouth ;
J. Q. Adams, Plattsmouth Precinct;
Ben Drcst, Kock Bluffs; Jesse Irwin,
Libei ly; G. W. Adams, Avoca; S.im'l
Iliehardson. Mt. Pleasant; J.F.lVik,
EUht Mile Grove; J. T. A. Hoover.
Louisville; I. N. Woodford. Centre; J.
W. Thomas, Weeping Water: Al Dix
on. Stove Creek ;S. W. Orton, EI in wood
11. CI. McFarland, South Uend; M. B.
Abbott, Salt Creek; A. Beeson, Green
wood ; A. A. Laverty, Tipton. SOU
Vyi.i i-TIVI- Maxsiox. Auaust 9
7::50 am. Notwithstanding the vtjrcvi
,.r rwtp.rr.!n's oiteration the reiideut
slept the gieater part of the night
without the uie of any anodyne. The
tebril rise of yesterday afternoon
slowly subsided during the night. This
morning at b:o0 his pulse is 0! tem
perature 09 -H, respiration 19. Yester
day afternoon the small (jiirjntities of
liquid nourishment given at short in
tervals have been retained and this
morning Iarg quantities are being
"iven without gastric disturbance.
(Siened) 1). Hayes Ao.new,
I). W. Br.ji-:-:,
J. K. Baknes.
Rout. Hey burn.
Washingtov, August 9. The pres
ident remained easy dicing the day
and has continued to take nuurish
ishment without gastric disturbance.
The discharge f n m the wound is
iuite abundant and it is evident that
thorough drainage has been secured
by esterday's preparations. The de
cree of fever this afternoon differs a
little from that of yesterday. Pulse.
IOC, temperature 101.9; respiration 19.
issued) I. W. Bliss,
J. W. BAHNKil.
J. J. Woodward.
Tin: railroad war still continues in
Two cases of yellow fever in New
York last week.
Okville S. Grant, the brother of
the ex-President, died in a New Jersey
insane asylum. Aug. Gth.
The Sheridan Post says that labor
ers en the M. P. B. B. are paid off reg
ulaily every Saturday night. Good
Hon. Church Howe and Hon. T.L.
Schick, members of the Legislature
from Nemaha county, are both very
sick and fears are entertained for
Mr. IIolden, editor of the Kearney
Press, who had bis office seized and
closed up, under mortgage held by V.
Nye, of the Omaha Republican, has
re-issued his paper.
The case of J. Ossenkopt vs Com
missioners of Cass County, for a writ
of mandamus to compel them to grant
a saloon license will probably be reach
ed some time to-day.
The citizens of Burt County have
organized an Agricultural Society, Mr.
A. E. Wells, of Oakland is president;
the fair will be held at Oakland the
week previous to the State Fair.
The new B. & M. depot At Lincoln
is tiniIied; the Journal came out with
three column article about it and a
picture of it, Sunday,; it is a fine build
ing and cost the B.& M. S123.0DO.
MacMurphy alias "Tiptop" alias
"weary brained editor" of Plattsmouth
has gone to Colorado to rest his weary
brain, and we commend him to the
ladies of the Centenuial state. Watch-
By dispatc!:c3 we learn that tho
business portion of Pawnee City was
almost entirely destroyed by lire Tues
day morning. Twenty-five business
houses were burned. Cause of lire un
known. The Second Annual Field Trial for
Pointers and Setters, under the aus
pices of the Nebraska State Sports
men's Association, will be held at Nor
folk, Nebraska, commencing August
39, 1SS1, and lasting four days.
Black Hawk and Central City, Col
orado, were almost totally destroyed
by the bursting of a water spout last
Monday. The flood lasted but twenty
minutes, 1ut over SDO.000 worth of
property wa destroyed and several
Longpuey'i Carriage Factory, in
Omaha, burned down Monday night:
total loss, to Mr. Longprey, 3,000;
there were several other parties' wag
ons and buggies in the building which
were also a total loss. The fire origin
ated in a building used by the water
The total value of exports of mer
chandise from the United States dur
ing the year ending June 80. 1SS1, foots
up to the enormous sum of $902,319,
473. Imports 8642,593,219. Balance in
our favor S2r9,72t).234. For the year
ending June 30. 1880. the balance in
our favor was 8167,583,712. The bal
ance in our favor in the import of gold
and silver, minting gold, during the
year just passed, was 891.058,030. For
the year previous it was S75,9!,39l.
Lincoln Journal. .
Secretary Blaine 111.
Washington, August 9. Secretary
Blaine's leaving the city has been
hastened by his being affected by mal
arial. He will start for Maine to-morrow
unless the president should be
worse, secretary-Kirk wood returns
to-morrow and Secretary Lincoln on
New York, August 9. Much sur-
piise was ft It here l.-day over the an
nouncement that Dr. Aunw had left
tha White Ilouae, while Dr. Hamilton
came home last niglit without
any intention of immediately reiuru-
ing. Dr. Hamilton was surprised
when the statement was made and
said tha . the understanding-had been
that Dr. Agnew should remain until
Wednesday niglit or Thursday, and
that he, Dr. Hamilton, would return
on Thursday, r possibly nat until
Friday. He had received no dispatch
from Washington, and had had no
reason to change any of his plans. The
general public has never thoroughly
understood the location of the ball
from the technical accounts given by
the physicians, and this Dr. Hamil
ton was asked to explain, so that it
might be understood by every one. He
Medical terms are definite and ex
:;ct and have nothing exactly corre
sponding to them in ordidary language.
1 will btate it as fairly as I can and if
you are going to quote me you may
say this simply. The ball uitered the
bod through tha eleventh nb, break
ing it, and about four inches in front
of his spine. It was then turned
downward toward the hips, inside the
flesh which coinpcsfes the loins but
back of the liver, kidney and intes
tines, and probably now lies just with
in the bares constituting the pelvis
about five inches above the groin. The
doctor in his willingness to explain
the course of the ball an! it.s present
location placed hij finger at the point
a little above the right seam
of his vest buckle belt as an
entrance point. From that spot
the course of the ball was downward
and forward amongst the muscles of
the back and side. It now lies in the
right si)iface af the bodv abou' paral
lel wjth thi; loj; f,f the trousers pock
et and a'iout an inch to tht left ,f fhe
upper hip bone and about two inches
below the surface. "There" said the
surgeon, as he thni3t his fwiper in at
the point indicated as nearly as possi
ble and which is immediately r.ext the
rounded part of the bone on a direct
liim f;oin the navel, "is where we be
lieve tliif baU t;; be and there is where
some of the physicians almost
positive ti.ey could feel it."
The Coming Reunion.
We learn .'to.ii Vi.a old soldiers who
are looking forward anxiouU' Jo the
coming reunion of the old veteans of
Nebraska, who fought for tho flag in
days gone by, that the reunion in this
eity will be the largest outpouring of
people evfer icef! in Lincoln. The com-
mittea on n; it;U u.t. ii-
dresses from almost eveiy stale. o il.j
Union, and they are satisfied that not
less than twenty thousand stranpvrs
will be in the city during each day of
The veterans of the First Nebraska,
though a little more sedatf than when
"the twi.,; of war resounded through
the land," are stiii pv??ed of that en
thusiasm which led them to foiiowi!;?
Hag through the weary march and tur
moil of battle. Years have rolled away
since then. The object for which they
fought has been attained, and -ie.ace
oiailes upon our teeming land. Our
veteran Sobi;ci '.yijl assemble on that
day from everywhere to imm o;i?e
more old acquaintances, and recall the
story of the struggle and triumphs of
the past. Let every old soldier be pres
ent, and let the occasion be one of the
li;ost, complete and harmonious enjoyment.-
. The Shooting of Spotted Tail.
The Indian bureau, Aug. 8th, receiv
ed official information of the shooting
cf spotted Tail by Crow Dog, at Rose
bud Agency, i;;t;irday. The de
partment here believe that S'oltpii
Tail was killed through some difficul
ty growing out of his expected trip to
Washington. He had been ordered by
tiie Indjan bureau to come to Wash
ington wilii ,it Indian delegation to
be theie on the loin. ;., Wed t;ii! was
coming as a representative of tl.e
Sioux Indians, and Crow Dog was
jealous of his prominence and influ
ence. Crow Dog wanted to come to
Washington. Shotted Tail was to
have started for YuukUm i J:?aye for
Washington the very day he was kill
ed. Crow Dog was captain of the
Indian pliije at Rosebud.
Menu i:i Minnesota.
A severe storm swept over the nor
thern part of Minnesota, August 4th,
which extended as far as Menominee,
Wis. The greatest damage was done
in Minnesota. For ; time it really ap
peared the city of St. Paul wa Jp be
swept away by a genuine cyclone. A
house in process of construction, own
tfd by Frank Lee, was wrecked. Light
ning struck tho bam of Andrew Paul
son, which Y.us totally destroyed. The
county surveyor, v. ho was in Brook
lyn township when the stotr,j struck
that point, states that the sound of
storm could be distinctly heard for
some time before its arrival. After its
passage it was found that the damage
was confined to hay an 1 grain stacks,
which were leveled .nd scattered all
over the country. Small grain in fields
and stacks was blown down and badly
damaged. It js impossible to learn the
damage done in ll;s !i;;e of the storm,
for the wires were wrecked in zyery
direction. Lincoln Journal.
Anna Dickinson was invited to
give an address at the meeting of the
Woman's Christian Temperance Un
ion iit Ocean Grove last week, and she
spoke right out in n;eetng. She said:
"You fail where vou Jo the
most. The woman who has nothing
to do, the giddy, fashionable creature
who learns to tipple with refinement;
the woman who has too much to do,
jour laundress who does a day's
woik cutting her husbundV breakfast
and attending Lg her shildren before
she comes in the morning tl;j.o as
well as the woman who drinks to
drown despair, are the ones who need
but do not receive your ministrations.
You raise the man but you spurn your
fellow-woman beneath your feet."
These i ti.ji'JiS subjected Anna to a
pastoral call fioru His? Frances Will
ard, president of the Union, u4 n the
afternoon a Quaker lady publicly
prayed for Anna's "conversion."
The ppjins.) Ivania Outlaws.
The search foi the HcICeesport out
laws continues. Two parties answer
ing the description of Nig and Ileenaa
Lightnj'r were arrested at Hyndman,
Pa., and takon to Pittsburg. The re
port that the desperadoes had fired on
citizens of Elrod. Aug. 4f.h, tor refus
ing them food was a hoax, circulated
by the wive and relatives of the mur
derers in order to throw their pursu
ers off the trail and give the fugitives
a chance for escape. This gang has
been organized for over a vear. and
was known as "The Son of One Hun
dred and One." Their motto, which
was full of significance, was. "Dead
Men Tell no Tales." Ominous talk of
lynching is heard, and the opinion is
expressed at McKeesport that the men
will not get to Pittsburg alive. Lin
L'KOWE NOT THE MAN.
Doubtful if He Made The 'Machines
I a fern a I."
Special t the Evening Telegram.
Chicago, Aug. 32 p. m. British
Vice Consul Warrack. in this city,
sajs that no instructions or papers in
regard to Crowe, the alleged manufac
turer of infernal machines at Peoiia,
have been forwarded to him lrom
Washington or elsewhere. The special
this morning from Peoria says that the
whole affair was a hoax. Crowe is
still in that citv. and it is considered
doubtful if he had any hand whatever
iu the manufacture of torpedoes. The
erroneous reports have Ueu traced
to a man named J. F. Hogab, an inti
mate friend o? Crowe's, who was sup
Peoria, Aug. 32 p. m. There hs
been considerable misrepresentation
in regard to the standing character
and acts of Pat W. Crowe, the fenian
of this city. Crowe has been employed
as a lamplighter by the gas company
here for the past three or four years
He is a skallow-pated Irishman, who
inherits all the lingual characteristic
of LJs race without common sense.
Troubled with un itch fqr notoriety,
he will go to unwarrantable lengths
to bring bis name into prominence.
The secret of the infernal machine
was disclosed by Crowe himself, who
took advantage of the alleged discov
ery of some of the machiues in Eng
lish ports to air his own importance.
Since the publication of tha discov
ery of 'lie infernal machines in this
city Clowe has seized ou every oppor
tunity to advirtise himself and has
succeeded admirably. It Is true that
there are infernal machines now here
that weie made here. One of them
was taken to the Journal office, of
Uns city, in order to compare them
with the dtiiiii ipl i'ii 'if those dis
covered in Liverpool. A few hours
after it was removed there it was
sent for by the maker and was al
lowed to be taken away.
It is now said that Crowe, acting in
collusion .:th O'Donovan Rossa ai d
four others, obtained control of the
skirmishing fund, amounting to abou"
620,000. and that these castings were
made to lead the conlribuiois to be
lieve their 'money wits' going' to some
In person he is insignificant looking
and the last man in the world to be
the prim moi-;';" of any revolutionary
enterpiise. The man's itch for fame,
or his desire to absorb a portion of
the skirmishing fund has induced him
to start these untrue reports. This is
all there is to it.
It h aiiiUaiiig 1$ y' tha disserta
tion on civil service reform, a if, un
der our form of Government, such a
thing were possible. It will be time
to talk of that reform when a Pres
ident does not "pipe lay" for rtnom
ination the first six years of his term;
when United States Senators are not
i dependent upon State legislators for
their otuces; when represent rtives ip
Congress do not require the aid of
postmasters, internal revenue collec
tors, United States marshals, and ap
praisers to secure their election; when
Governors do not whip in every State
ofi'eer from penitentiary commissioner
to justice of the peas to sijt) them in
their aspiration: So long as the cau
cus and nomi-ating conventions ' are
all-powerful, and so long as offices are
given as a rewaid for party fealty, as
they always will be while parties ex
ist, civil service reform will be the
theme qi Lhcse who cannot get office to
whine about. A party that does not
reward those to whom it is indebted
for its supremacy will soon cease to
exist, and a party controlling all the
official patronage of this country is a
hard thing to displace. News.
Three convicts escaped from the
penitentiary at Lincoln last Monday
morning. Theii mimes are George
Davis, who was sentenced for grand
larceny, from Douglas county; Samuel
M. iiodua.d, nljas S. A. Duke, who
was sentenced for iuue ;e.il;;.ig( from
Lancaster county ; and James Kennedy
horse thief from Richardson county.
A reward of fifty dollars each is offer
ed for heir arrest and return.
An Epbeopiil Cihuu o t:)k?and.
We are pleased to learn, this week,
tlm'il.H Kmsi-nn ilians ot this nlace
J had secured 1,000 for the erection of
an hp.titi.'::! church in Oakland, and
that the building wilt uqi.v, b? greeted
This proves that the visit of Dean
Millspaugii and Rev. Jacobs, lo this
place, last Friday, was not in vain, and
we are greatly pleased with the result.
Oakland, (Neb), Independent.
A Votiflerlui Fort.
New York. August e-Wiiltaiu
Gale, the English pedestrian, at G:40
this evening completed the wonderful
task of covering 0,000 quarter miles
! in 0000 consecutive periods of ten
rninr.tej lie did not stop until after
9 o'clocic by ivhjp); time he accom
plished 6,011 quarter ini'ies it. ui u;;ny
consecutive ten minutes. He looktd
as well at the finish, as when they bt
gan the walk. Bee
Mniay, Aug. 1, 1881.
lio:;;;l ;yjet ppHju'H to ad journment ;
present, Sam'i Richardson, ioaac V.'ile
and James Crawford, Commissioners;
J. I). Tutt, Clerk; after which the fol
lowing w as done, to-wit:
The following claims were then al
lowed on general fund:
R v Ilyei-. jailor's fees, July . .843 50
J R Polin. boarding prisoneio.. i &0
J D Tutt, salary and expense ac
count for July, 1881 43 42
II M Bushnell, sundry printing. 15 00
J A MacMurphy, printing load
r.otices, etc 6 j 75
J A MacMurphy, fe:iL" print
ing as per bill G! 73
C G Herold. goods for paupers.. 1 50
W II Schildkuecht, med. treat
ment for paupers 25 00
J C Eikenbary, board V paupers, 52 17
Jos. Leutihtveiss, rent of jail lot
to July, 1881. .'. . 12 qu
State Journal, blanks 4 78
Inquest case, L. Scott Bates o0 00
Ordered that the Clerk be and here
by is instructed to place the following
leyy, as made by the State Board of
Equalization, on the tax list for the
year 1S61 :
Tot;;? v;na!b.:., 3,483.30(1.00.
General Fund, 4 mills-.... SI 3 932 SO
Sinking " ?i ?' 1 30(5 2Q
School " 1 " 3 4S3 20
University " " .... I 300 20
5 mills 20 02? 40
Board then adjourned to meet Au
gust 3d, 18J3L at 9 a. iu.
Tl'ESDAY, Aug. 2, 1SS1.
Bard met pursuant to adjournment ;
full board present; after which the fol
lowing was done, to-wit:
Oidered that the i rder heretofore
made allowing Mrs. C. Kennedy S1.00
per week in merchandise of J V Week
bach, be and the same is hereby revok
ed from and alter this date.
Ordered that at. order be drawn in
favor of J. M. Patterson, Co. Treasur
er, for the sum of $16.47, to be applied
in full payment on the tax of the fol
lowing real estate: Lots 12, 13, 14, 15,
16 and 17, in block 13, Duke's addition
to the City of Plattsmouth, for the
years 1878, '79 and '80, the same being
owned and occupied by a County pau
per. Order allowed on E. G. Dovey Son
for the su.i. of $5, for the benefit of R.
A. Kirk and family.
On petit.cn of A. M. Rose et al, an
order is allowed on General Fund iu
favor of Henry Taylor, to be used for
the benefit of John Ash, a destitute
On motion of Mr. Richardson, II. L.
Clapp is appointed road supervisor of
road district No. 47.
Petition of p. D. Martjpdale el al.
for the granting of a permit to J. A.
Ilasemeier to sell spirituous and malt
liquors as a druggist, at Louisville,
Neb , was again taken up and upon
consideration of the matter license
was granted and bond approved.
Order allowed Robert Welburn, su
pervisor of road district No. 1, for 432
feet of lumber on II. A. Waterman &
Son, and 100 lbs of spike on U. V. Ma
thews, for use of district.
Order allowed G. M. Flower, sup'r
road Uistriol No, 33, for J $00 feet of
lumber en II. A. Waterman & Son, for
use of district.
Order allowed Owen Marshall, sup'r
road d:tiict No. 27, for 1.000 feet of
iuiuber on Quackenbush Bros., Green
wood, for use of district.
Order allowed Rob't Reddy, supr
road district No. 53, for 1,000 feet oi
lumber, and 4 pieces, 4xG, and 10 feet
long, on Dennis Dean & Son, South
Bend, for use of district.
Tha Mlo'inj cjaijits "were then al
lowed on general fund;
W L Webs, surveying Co. road 21 00
J C Wisw!', locating Co. ruad. .. 3 00
Application of Albeit McCoy for li
cense to inn a ferry boat across Platte
riyer, at ui pear the B-if' M. bridge,
presented and granted, at the rate of
$250 per year, and the following rates
for ferriage established: Two horses
and wagon, 81; one horse and w agon,
75cts; man and horse, oOcts; horses
and cattle, 25 cts per head; footineu,
Ordered that Fred Gorder be and is
hereby awarded the contract for fur
nishing coal the ensuing year for the
uso of the Court House, Jail, Poor
Farm. etc.. at the following rates:
Bast hard coat, per ton Sl3 00
Best soft coal, per ton G 50
Ordered that the Clerk be and is
hereby instructed to advertise for the
rent of the Poor Farm, and the board
of r'Tvl ca;i:;g for the Cut'.uty p;;r,:
peis of Cass County. The same will be
let to the lowest and best bidder. The
Commissioners lesei ve the right to re
ject any or all bids.
Claim of J. V. Wcckbach was then
allowed--indie for paupers $4S 00
Roard. t!;e;i adjourned to meet at 9
a. rn.. August ud, 185i.
Wednesday, Aug. 3d, 1881.
Board met pursuant to adjournment,
full board present; after which the
following was done, to-wit:
TJo f.o!!t;;'i"fr claims were then al
lowed on general fund:
R W flyers, prisoners' register 22 11
On Bridge fund ;
II A Waterman & Son, lumber
for road districts 20(5 07
Dennis Dean Jt son, d:tto ... tlQ 15
Dennis Dean & Son, ditto. .... 103 25
Geo. A Hay, nails, etc., for road
districts 12 20
J S. L:;k?, ditto - 4 05
Bond then adjourned io meet af v
a. ni., August 1th, 1881.
Thuusday. August 4, 1881.
Board met pursuant to adjournment,
fflU b?:l'l' present: after which the
following was done, io-wit;
Order allowed M L Tennaut, sup'r
road district No. 12, on II. A. Water
man & Son, Louisville, for 500 feet of
lumber for use of district.
yere then opened for the build
ing of wooden bridges for Cass fjoun.y
for the ensuing year, and awarded
to W. J. White for the sum
of G per lineal foot, and bond and con
tract were executed.
Board then adjourned to meet the
fir-jt Mondav in September, 1881.
Attest: S. tticiiAKPM'.v, f.
J. D. Tutt, Isaac Wiles,
Co. Clerk. J as. Ckawkoi
The IIeuald acknowledges the re
ceipt of a complimentary ticket to the
St. Joseph Inter State Exposition.
iils pivpuutiona nve being watto
large bills are being posted up all over
the country; their premium list has
been enlarged, premiums in the speed
ring are increased and they are san
guine of an increased attendance.
E. 11. RoiiEiia, of ..'reuiont, p a at
Vera Cruz, Mexico, on Aug. 1st Mr.
Rogers was one of the earliest settlers
in Nebraska, a man of prominence in
political circles, and a banker of ex
cellent reputation. lie had lately
been appointed U. i. Consul at Vera
Cruz, in the hopes his health would
One of the pumps of the Omaha
water works was set in motion Moris
day morning, and commenced tilling
the reservoir, preparatory to supplying
the city with water ou that plan. The
working of the Is uge engine proved a
perfect success, and water will flow
through the pipes in a few days.
The Greenb.ickers of Cass county
juet at Wee;, jngf Water, j,last Tuetday,
for the ptwpaso uf fc'etjn udJilign&i
members of tl;e Comity Central C'om
mitUe. Qiiilb a ninijber from Plutts
utoulh were in attendance. They
mean business this fall.
"0nr Etwpcrauct Colnmn."
KDlThl) HT TIIK WOMAN'S CHl:lSTl.f TF.M
"For lio 1. :inij Koine. :tnl Native lam J.
A Good Sign.
One good sign of the times is that
our colleges and high schools are
planting themselves squarely and pub
licly upon the side of temperance.
Temperance is no longer a tabooed
subject at collt-ge commencements.
This was demonstiated at the late
commencement of Knox College.
John V. Ewai ts, the valedictorian of
his class, iu his eiosing address to the
citizens of Galesburg, made a stirring
appeal to them for the sake of the
college to banish saloons from the
city. All thinking people voted this
a great improvement upon t lie mean
ingless platitudes frequently indulged
in upon such occasions. A similar
appeal, even more impassioned and
earnest, was made by Miss Emma
Everest in her address to the Alumni
upon the relations of Knox College to
the Community. The best essay of
tl e Ga'er.burg High School also gave
no uncertain sound for temperance.
iYliy We arc Prokilii Roasts.
The Pilgrim Press of Washington,
D. C. publishes the following as its
1. It is tha only tenable position.
The tragic is a sjn against God and a
crime against man To legalize it is a
sin and a crirn.
2 It is the only consistent position.
If no true christian can sell liquor, no
true christian can license it.
3. It is the only practicable position.
The attempt to regulate the sale of
liquor is a farce.
4. Any other position makes the
Government partaker of the crime of
5. Any other position m:skes pvery
citizen both a partaker of theciime
and a protector of the criminal
The only w.iy io regulate lire iu a
conflagration is to put it mi! ; lh. only
way to regulate water in a flood is to
turn it off; the only way to regulate
yrlhs;v fever is to MUitiantine it. The
only way to regulaie liquor manufac
ture and liquor 'dealing' is to stop it.
That if? our temperance creed
Church Temperance Society.
Tha Teinpeianco society recently
organized in connection with the Epis
copal church appears to be getting on,
some twenty of the more important
Bishops having given it their sanc
tion. In some of the Diocesis socie
ties have been organized, and there is
every pro.eut that wiih the opening
of fall the work of the organization
will be prosecuted with vigor. Ac
cording to the resolution passed at a
a recent meet ing, Mr. It. Graham, of
the Church of England Temperance
Society, is to be invited to become a
special agent of the Society in this
country f-r cap car at a Salary
of 4,000 provided the money can be
previously guaranteed by gift or
pledges. Of this amount nearly half
is already promised. Provided, also,
a special fund is contributed and
placed in the hands of the society's
tret'j'.irer fcr the pu-paiid oi ueriaying
expenses. 11 was. by resolution,
thought expedient to publish a month
ly paper, at least for one year, for the
purpose of advocating the Society's
work and giving information respect
ing its progress. The committee cr.
PMb'ipatio;; js einpawerod io laue the
publication us soon as ther may
think advisable. All parties in the
church are joining in the movement
though the High Church men appear
to come into it with less eagerness.
The Fascination of Drink.
There is a deadly fascination about
(lrinkincr. "What is fascination y" ask
etl a littio girl of her science master,
lie replied, "Dr. Malachi Foot would
say 'fascination is the power to awaken
feelings of pleasure so great as to ab
sorb or swallow up all othei feelings,
and even fears, and that too at what
seems lo be i he most trilling cost.' This
feeling goes on little by little, enfold
ing the p-.-fsr-.M i;i a delightful but
numbing trance, till one is lost in for
getfulness, and often it ends in death.
Thus a snake captures it.s prey by 'fas
cination.' It fixes its flittering eyes
with hungry hope on a Ink singing in
mid-air. It then throws its body ij;
graceful curves and raises its tail, and
makes a constant waving motion, soft
and inviting. The bird se;-s ami is in
terested. Its ees OTice caught b comes
ensnared in the endless wavs of mo
tion. Litlle by little it loses control
of itself and oraws uiuv ihw ground
overcome bv simple delight. Then it
Mutters hel lessly into the serpent's
folds, where it is slung and devoured.
Precisely so it is with the fascination
of drink.. Do you know any words
that ran prove itV "Oh, yes," replied
theeiii. "Wine is a lyjocker, strong
iiriiik is raging; and whosoever is de
ceived thereby is not wise. Look not
thou upon the wine when it is red,
when it giveth its color in the cup,
when it moveth itself aright, at the
last it l iteth like a serpent and sting
ttl; like an ;jd:er,"' "Very u.id" said
the master. "How can we best avoid
the fascination of drink and its crav
ingV "I shall, anyhow, said Mary,
"absinin from drink all mv days, and
try and lead others to do the same."
Nobi' resolved, and God help .vou to
keep your resolution. Rev. William
Rumshops make murderers, and
apathetic Christians make lumshops.
The buildings formerly used in Kan
sas for breweries are being turned
into factories, pork-packing establish
ments, an I the like.
e Ueneja) Lite I UrUri&e otnee
of Canada has instructed its agents
as follows: "In consequence of the ex
cessive mortality experienced in the
case of innkeepers whose lives have
been insured with the Company, it is
hereby notified that from this date the
directors will not undertake these
ricks ou :;n;- terror."
Here is a fast as frequent as it is
sad; a few days ago, in New York a
man complained of his wife as a com
mon druukard. When they were mar
ried, and for years afterward, she was
provident, tender an 1 loving; but she
had lately given herself up to think,
ing. and had destroyed his business,
his home and his peace. She had sold
everything of her own and his, that
she could lay hold of, for whisky; and
while in drink 9l.e was a perfect fury,
abusing him and their chjltl us only
drunken inanac could. After hear
ing Lis ttstimony, the. magistrate
asked the woman if she would prom
ise to drink no more and go home and
be a peaceful wife and mother. ITer
answer was mad with Streaming eyes
t:No! f shall drink till I die! I cannot
help it." It was a sorrowful siaht
the husband holding the wife in his
arms, both of them weeping and sob
bing as if their heails would break
tirid yet with q hopes for ike future."
fir-OTTfclJ Tail, the oidast and most i
influential ui the Sioux ohifip. v.s
killed last Friday by Crow Dog, a rival I
Why He Couldn't.
"I have stood this just as long as I
can!" exclaimed acitiz.-n as ho entered
a Woodward avenues grocery.
'Why. I seut your goods over au
"Wed, thou, discharge that driver.
Either that or I'll never trade another
dollar with j on."
"I shall be sorry to loso j'our cus
tom." "Then you won't discharge him?"
"Alas! no! on the contrary I must
even raise his wages. Fact is, he is
engaged lo n less than twenty-six
cooks on tho Cass farm, and if the firm
abovo hir-j him away 1 lose twenty-six
customers. Ah! sir, hi moderate
bear with mo overlook s nu delin
quencies on account of the situation in
wiiicii I am plajcd." Detroit Free
Tho Sont'jera Pig.
One ought to seo what the ground
work of all this pork busbies is. A
wild hog down S uta ij a woaderful
creation to a nat'themcr, who is accus
tom d to soo ho rs so fat that they can
hardly walk. Wei!. I don't know as
they can walk h to, but they caa run.
See one broadside to, and you would
think it weiha I two hundred and fifty
pounds, b-il Jet it turn about head on,
and it looks liko a stri; of sheet iron
SjtqQd. upon the edge, Neavly a'l the
live ones I saw were black, a"id about
as thin as a board, but when it eamu to
annihilating space, I could see ho.y
they were made so thin, Tho air of
fers no m-u'G resistance to th;-m tha:i a
tub of lard doss to a cheese knife.
I saw one run along by the side of
the railroad track, keeping up with the
train for about a quarter of a mile,
when he suddenly thought that ho
would show ns how ho could run when
he was so inclined, and, gathering him
self up, he darted along by he vsV
overtook tho tender, gained a lan on
the engine, and orossod the track
ahead of it, aud ran int tho woods.
If he had kept that gait until we got
into Washington, he would have been
half-way through Alaska. Probably
next to the carrier pigeons, the .south
ern wild hog is the swiftest bid in the
world. IteT'ast J o u ma I.
Truth StrsaT Tbar, Roiioa.
It Wfia 1 ' iLi-eu e:us :ig. t'i t f
Maine m-.n got up from di mer, took
his hat nn 1 walked out. of t e hous
leaving hU wife and bttl ir at tl"
table. Do did not care onl:
Two or Ji.ivo e:
"f.C ' i u w.i eating
l-V lnCi.u ion! h-utis n! io in a hut by
Tubl- Ioiiu!i'.:i California. wh-n, on
looking up. he saw a woman :mm1 a
young ladv standing in the docraav.
"Ye've got here :it Inst, hive y. ?"
said l.c, :n: 1 '.' .t o ejid-ig. Tv i
years later the wo ma tt:-' ', i.i dis
ttr;of,rcd, "wviog bun' i:r.u.: The
other 'day tiie mother was f mrta in a
San Friincio v:i!I;i"'r n:atf!i. anl tit -daughter,
forsaken by a lover, tried
to drown l.oiself. Let B.ct llnrte eat
A logger employo I n l'n mount ::!
ncy; Tru-kvo 'vj alt a- kod by a la o
lyn'i, which tore his clothing from is
person ami lacerated his Il.'s'i consider
ably before it could be driven :ivv:;y.
It is recorded as a s ran ; c circini-taneo
that a single animal of t! is kind, with
out bcinsr lirst assailed, slioidd niiack a
man. The Urcr ivm armed with a
haMiet,' but this vn of u ) ava:'. Al
ter escaping hu ild to the camp, fro in
which l wo men soon started out with
rifles and killed the iv.ix.
The Methodist camp metiss eoia
mencea lat TciJay. It is being held
at "Uennett, Lancaster county.
He Wise ami Happy.
If you will stop all your extrava
gances and wrong notions in doctoring
yourself and families with expensive
doctors or humbug cure alls, that do
harm always, and use only nature's
simple remedies for all your ailments,
you wil! be wise, well and h:;:py, and
save great expense. The greatest rem
edy Tor tlr.si the great, wise and good
will tell you. is IIo Bitters rely on
it. See another column.
A Traveler's Story.
After spending months at Europe
and Atnc-riean watering places and
thousands of dollars locking for health
I rotariiivi huuia disheartened and
wretched. I had consulted the best
physicians and traveled far and near
without benefit, and expected to die.
A friend urpjed a trial of Parker's Gin
ger Tonic. Three bottles and. c;re;al
diet have v. oi j.d onders and brought
Uie excellent health anil spirits, and
you may publish my expeiience for
the benefit of similar sufferers. A
Cincinnati Ladv. 2(H4
UltAIS AND I'KOIIUCK.
AllL". 10, 1SS1
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4 tifT'l 1 f.5
1 (""j 1 25
lieat. Xo.'J.. ..
llarlev, No. . ...
NEW YOEK MAKKKTS.
AKVV 4;-1:k, A'l 10, 11.
i !Tfi tin
i-'- 1 I
C ill C AGO M AUK KTS.
due no. a .. io i.-d
........ . . . i fKi uj oo
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: ,...: .: 61-i
WheaY. Eye ....
oni . . .
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LIVK STO. K.
Ho. (hiii!!!. . .
....'fi 9oT;7 50
.... :? 4.5. 4 50
... 3 V&I 13
rPllK l'OU E!J OF AltKESlTNG DISEASES
i dispiaved hv tliis pi cparat ion is honorahly
acknowledged t y the MeUieni Fsu'iilty in every
.-eetioii where it'liits heen iiiiroduceil ; and the
hi me Biile D lh lies! ttuaiantee of the estima
tion in uliieli it is h.ild by the public, "cv the
effect pro'lii'e-.l bv -ffetLOWV
COMPOUND SYRU? OF HVPOP-
Extract frnni a letter.!
I.vxx, Mash, March 1. 187G.
Mtsrs. Fki.loh s & Co.. St. .John. N. 15.
tiriit: I have reseribed yoio- S'.i'; vf'el
lows' Hyioplios,',iite n iuy "practice, for
"oi"" h-:iU lei!.-, ot jiHileiit. wliere it ie was
indicated, with onite satisfactory lefiilt.
j. a. Mi Aunii ii. m. r.,
." Soe.i li Con.inoii St.
El.nUIDGE SIMPSON. M. L)..of Hudson, M.
Y.. i i.es
"I liave n-e! Uyi.ip ! b iodiosdi!te
iiii.de ey lf. Fellows, ill cases o I Consinntitioti,
mut other I.UIV4 and throat diseases. With the
itnr-t gi aiifyiii); restil'.s."
EOMN CEAY, M. 1)., of Tuwa-h, X. S.,
"I Know of no better medicine for fravs
siitl'ering from fxut'-tiv.ii ,i( !h t-owtre of the
J5raiM :i;:J Nfj-.u aysm.'lrujii lonn coutiu.
r,ed st iia v. or the coul'H fuliu'.vir.u Ty photd l'e
ver. c, . ,
OH AN 1EEU ( UA N E. of Halifax, N. S., write :
"I liiivo ucd itfreelv in my practiee, both iu
.'.iscaes of the chett. as Consnuiidiou and
lironehillo, &-c. and in infantile diseases of the
uriina vt or Stomach and lioweln, with emi
For -ait! iy all DnigUts.
B0NS' BRICK YARD.
In the rear of the IJ;nnor Stables
OX FOURTH STREET.
READY AND FOE SALE.
Will do Contract Work and Guarantee
J. HONS c(c SON.
i'mV-i PSattsmoiith. NVo
A N 1)
than anywhere west of t hi- M.s.-is'jii line
NEW IMPLEMENT 1HSB
Jaln. bctw. Tliird ami Fncrtli St roots.
I'ai.t of i.!i! t l!.iise.
PXi VTTSMOUT.EJ 2ST
ALL KINDS OF
tie i.eait -.nj l,no-.t iiu;iro0'l patterns.
Sat isfact ion ; ua ranteed .
know what I koop, and iny Spring aad Su tucr
stock is now ready.
Give Gorder 3 pnji.
Anytli "-j Oivoa v.u ti Kami can hr U.niul liero.
In addition, have i'.dded ail kinds or'
Buggies S W agons
O O L
-DON'T FOUfiKT TIIK I'LACE.
a v.pik iu your n.vn town. Terms and
V-?"oiH lit free Address, II. IIai.i.ktt & Co
J orue.nil, .Maine. Vjly
E. G. Dovej &Son,
AT TIIE OLD STAND,
Still f.ii'l t lie in eivex at li'Mtie to Ca-'s ''niimy
1 aimers and all their o'd eu stonier.-?.
Ie are this Wintrr onrvi
ual full and larycr laics
goods than, ptrhaj), trtt hi
fore. As the growth of the
country has demamhd largo
stocks-; and of a better class, ?re
hace endeavored to meet tha!
Hats, Caps, Gloves I Mittens
for Winter wear, we hace a
large and varied assoi tiaenl at
of all kinds. Dress Trimmings
of the latest styles. Buttons iu
endless rarietu. cur line uf
exceedingly large, and we
think, well selected.
LAUICs' MTOKS MEN'S AND r.MVs' ROOTS
A XI) siiors, c-iiildkmn'.s and
to suit all persons an I ailjjuiscv
A very full 1 :n- of
;i,AJisH.i:i: axi MTir;i:v.i:!:.
v.liieil VOil iiiii-l Pel' to select fioin.
Sugars of standard rrades.
iPaftn f the finest iin!itics, :$'!cctl !.-v our
lUaisilves. PnfFppn of many iu- i-., --iieelaIly our own
UUliCu l'ts.nil Ol ll; KMI It" IA I.TKI Cll IKK-
clieit tiie "ilEIilijL E." Iry il and see, t efore
Dried Frnits of all kiads, fie-U iiinl v,vtet.
Fresh CraQkcrs a Specialty.
CA?.".'Cl4 ;f50DS from ;11 uarter!. Very line
IIREEN WJNTEK ATEEES
ly Wic lianel or bu-liel.
In all flirse branches we f-hall en
deavor to cell ik law ia tinn tin, and
;ih is pocsiiiie to do a soi;n: i;ii
M.ss. W e invite iittention ana ill
pIiow al! that call oar iroials. Don't
he afraid T. asii for what Jo'i --.:i.i.
and call often and envly.
37IU3 E. i. DOVE' i, Ua.- i::it4ii.outli Net.
inn n k un
.-,'.()'.;! OjKi) ut
?itaiTi:e:. .-?! a:.'!! .ji:e is,
Ih now fully javjiiiivii to funiMi music for s.ny
and i.ll oeea-ioi.s.
A Titoruiigli Or;iii7.;ii3'j:i
with a e( inilete and vc!l n-h-ctcd itoire of
BRASS BaKD MUSIC.
tutvi., reswtctfuily solicited. Teiio- re.-t-oiialde
Atlly to.J. i'. VOEXfi, I". O. I'.ook Siore, or
I'M " J. FINEEV JOHNSON', See'y.
Successor to S :ii.i:i;ki, & Nikma.v,
And dealers in
SMOKEiJS FANCY AETtt I I.-. .,AiiKi.N;
r o i a c c o .
Special r.IEVNOS ai.J si.tvs of CIOAES m:,i:e to
order, and s.t; isfaction 'larantred. Ci;;ai
cIi i j:S iirsj sold for .sinokir"' 'ihr.cco.
Mai"". Street, one door west of J. S. Duke's, slyre
Jjm file J'i)"l (i'cr,
Pr.'.TTvi!tJ'Tii. Xke. 1 u 3
"WILLI A MROLDr
GROCERIES OF ALL KINDS
Earje stock of
BOOTS and SHOES
CIOSKI) OUT AT COST.
and In fact everything you call for iii
the line of
General' Merchandise. -
CASH PAID FOli HIDES ,TI FFliS.
All kinds of country rcduce tid..-;- n ex
. .!rTT & U
t't.hl .1 ''t'rt x.
Danii l ! . IV:. !!;.'. V. ;.lm j. nm. N.'.l.
PI A rjrfTfc IV-TA r.VTM
1 Will JO Of mill liiii''l d Mil ikiiIn of
HP ft A Uvil I ' ' .i S' h i i:w
UllU fl U U . . . W nuil ti'i iu r ii.-o.
'I!,'.1' L"1; "' ri- t:ii,!fin-. iioic.
.A'K. U AT:K A Mai-ul:.-t .-iilsai.il
l-'-Ui-r. sji; li.i;i,l,iy. .New nil;.
GOtD MEDAL AWARDED THE AUTHOR."
""o. ArcwrTrii.M!i nHx.rl,
JF i - WmTi. .1 l:iM. 1 I:r .p.
t'A. Jv ""l'l-Ms t pvury
Vr:(, v Iii-n.inliilol-thnKci.-ti.-oi.t
K3 . J.i.o." bound in lin,., 1 n-tv-li
1 1 I'V'- 'J isiu-lin.emlMwwd.tuilpUt.ao
fi.S" .l!:.-i ntairsbt-ntiiiUiiH.,.,!
'SC I cn;r iv:npR, 12i .r..(TMtuni,
. 'riciin!y t I -Sin-nl I ) jiihi!,
;J.y --'TJ- i'jTN ii!nMrtfd n.-.mvlf. ti r. .,(
rfTsJl """.". DOW. All llVF IV::1....' v..,1.
"".ft -f - .'" ".' In-ilii..,r 1m-. W II I'm.
KRGW IKYSEtF. Sv - liuiliiichal.lx.atoa.
Cl Mi-dir.'ln' 1 1 f :i !' ihi.
i uN i A I N s
Hop, ISacnu, .Ma;;ilnikr, ti.u .Ici.oti
iiiiil t!i- uii--t al. ii livt la 'cii' a! . .. jt'i
Kiln i 1 4.
v.U ilis.-.iv , ,, i;,,. M.Muai'ii. j'.nui-V l:!im,
l.ivi-i-, i hini'V ;ui(t l"i!i.;:ij ;..,.i,i,u.
lijvi, hli-i l.K'-Kiii-o. s.isti c-ius-iallv lYiiiiil.-
toiiit!a:i.i. As ,:,r iini:;! n.i- ii, r,,ii. i
g,. V-i: 1- P ' ." 'C-j: n T. ".-.;- : - L kq
Any ;.!(!',;:.- -.-rti i;-'- i:l w.-j.k
M.n:;M-ii iMt iiicr i i' 1,1,11 , v"
Mlicll t!,, .,. ( i .1;. i:s -ii.-.i , ,', ,1'.i;
'Ji 111' :.). , - u 1,,-aHli?
3 jtl'l;kl' t.i.jj,!'! 'j.'.;iii- (.. ;l;'t.S
111.-.- ;i-IP-..lt;.::l ... .. i:-. a :-! f.-jj- l...i;,!.e
Ihe !!iMi rn-ii jii.iI fill re, ai'.i .. -in-- . -
eiy par: of I!,.- . w It !ia i.:e,r !. I! :..l i .-! .i
ol iii-spiarif i!'.a!iiU. A-k nii---u h'-..; i.l.,,ii
Tenderloin Heat Market
W. F. M0BBIS0N, Drop.
Constantly oi Hand.
ai Lowest Rates.
Main Sl. liet'n n ;t nt .Mil Si.. .Ni iili Si.)i.
PLAT-T.-SMOUTU. XL' II. li)y
mil 55!! f:? U cts.
Snli.ln.ln l.r--., . , .. IniVI HIM ll.i. Il.inr,.
t..r. i ; I Mk.c i .-.ru.ij I . J I I cm ; 'l :ifr (.!..!-
l!I.U-r : I I Ij.ti II..!.-; ,- ; I ,. r t n I rne,l : I.' I i,r ucl.
rr; '..;, t -,, ,.; M..MI :,.i , (.3t .i,,i,v f.in.
MU'l I limrsir VrCft fo. r'"- . ' t r:f ij. 0 ? tl.or.y Ifllriif ,r-
iret.i Ail sent for Fi:y ('. ' j. m ... 1 1 i , -. A i nv.
Ite-i:). J I MM lam l.., Ilurtt. utunn, rw Jrnr;.
m:w IIKK Ii VAJ.
I l:a e now a nc.v !'.' ieI;-M ii i fioi.i the ea i
F i ! s t - C i a s s W o r !i n 1 ii n .
130,000 No. ! Brick
Now Head v and for sale. ( iii!'e ai.d I"aii:i:ie
ll.eiu for Voiii -t In s. If H.i y
fall on ;i man i.!l y.i;a
Will Net u muim for a Qumii crenct.
I am :; i.ov reaiJy to dd. tract fcr
all kintl.s of hui!i!i:;jj ;;tid t: pui
up any kind of 1 1- in
At n-.y l.u ( on W a-i:i,i-!.n An nr at 1'.
S. Wh.ic'f S;(::r .M;:iw S!ret. l'i . ' t-mo;:! h ,
Livery, Feed & Sale,
Or an (Id Stable in ia ?; hnnits ntirel.v.
'i'h New Firm of
f'fU i'r.f ll
on the Ci.ii.vi- of i-U i.i.-l X-.t : I :-:.,-(?.- - ..
Ngw Livery Guiiil.
VAUiU TIt)i;--;i:s AN!) C.M;i;r.M;i:.-, :t ::!!
lionsr..-; ra) sai,
jo.'.s.'.s li'irati a ;:, . 'ii.!,.
J ni;s K. Ki.i'T vY Tin: i. i :-. WIlh.K.
Call and see. I'ATTK!: -( ,v iUXOX
a e .Js ? t i ni.
HOUS!. iI0! IN(.f
ya.o:. ;: : fAr.-.iN'i.
All i.ii.'ii .f
r. 1 i,l il
Nta'Jg (! Froinylp
Itoi-ho, Milled Ox Shooing
In slir.rl, w-j'Il .sli'je an j' thin;,' th.it ha."
f.ur l'et-t, froui ;i Zchui to ;i (iirii!To.
( !:iie iiiiil H.-f; n.s.
IiEi.'IIiS1 v. .11 it - ( i,,,.
11 1 ;i.-i-o-. -c e.inwi- l:,.) I!... i:i.;::
'" ' 1 i..v
Ua; uess Man.-t'xeftirrrs,
an.! : '! I. in ! v ,f l::u :i.- . Mock. c-iii!..;:i! :!i
Rtiiring- of ail K:ncts !
2TEW HAH1TE::S I
TURNED OUT IN hlKHiT ORHER
An I :!:;.-.fa.-ti'ti I u;w;n: v-:-.i.
J.-I.Vw-'f l-.-r t!-f- Ot :.v
I:...--kV. I ii i ij ii .- t 1 ! . :ii I.. .-..ii ::i :r-rV,
t'hit tsii'.i iilli. i ii. '
hTREIUilT : !! LL : U
" Jon v 'silAS:i(i-x;s"
LIVERY SALE AND FEED
JU it, m'Au'J. li,'JS
Carriages always on Ilaid
A N 1
FIE A BSE l FDNLRAL
J v.a.it :. i 1 I 11, y ntr.uriN -( .
n 1 1 1 i ,'... il (' 1 1 .hi - ; e: .;
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J- fv bavmeTste:.
s stftA iltllAli I) Li r,v.
-roiii sa:.i i-r,u fa; ,! .;.:;. if. -V
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4i . w M t ri.ui,. oi is.., .'. j. t. to or X iz-