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* vA VOLUME III. McCOOK , RED WILLOW COUNTY , NEBRASKA , THURSDAY , OCTOBER 9 , 1884. NUMBER 19.
UNITED STATES LAND OFFICE
MeCook , Nebraska.
0. L. JiAWS , EcgUtor. C. P. BABCOC2 , Boeoiver.
OFFICE HOOHS : From 9 A. M. to 12 31. , and
1 to4 P. M. , mountain time.
J. E. COCIIRAN ,
ATTORNEY AT LAW ,
McCOOE , BED WILLOW COTOST , NEB.
Practice In any Courts of the state and Kun-
f sas , and the government Lund Ofllco of this
11 District , and before the Lnnd Department at
j > Washington. Satisfaction guaranteed , and
terms reasonable. Office 1st door south.of the
U. S. Land Office. 3-28.
JENNINGS & STABBUOK ,
ATTORNEYS AT LAW ,
MCCOOK , - - NBRASKA.
Will Rive special attention to the practice
and making collections.
E2T"Oaice Second blectnorth of depot , 2 doors north
Green's drug store. 2-22.
PAGE T. FRANCIS ,
COUNTY SURVEYOR ,
Red Willow County.
Keeps certified plats of all lands in the
Hitchcock land district. Special attention
given to all such business. Correspondence
E. . C. TOWNS ,
LAND AGENT ,
McCOOK , - - NEBRASKA ,
Does a General Land Business in the Mc
COOK LANDDISTHICT , NEBRASKA , and also
in the OBERLIN LAND DISTRICT , KANSAS.
S. H. COLVIN ,
Notary Public & Justice MB Peace.
Pension papers carcf ully filled out and col
lections promptly attended to. Office , 2d door
east of THE TRIBUNE office.
L. LEE JOHNSON , M. J ) . ,
PHYSICIAN & SURGEON ,
Gniuato Helical Dspirtaoat UiiversitWcostsr. .
Office nt Jletropelitan Drugr Store , where bo
can be found when not protessionally encas
ed. Residence , corner of Jefferson and Mad
Da. Z. L. KAY ,
PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON ,
McCOOK. - - NEBRASKA.
JS Office at Churchill House.
DR. A. J. WILLEY ,
SURGEON B. & M. Railroad.
[ OFFICE AT B. & M. PHARMACY , ]
McCOOK , - - NEBRASKA.
A. T. GATEWOOD ,
[ OFFICE AT McCOOK HOTEL. ]
"Preservation ef the teeth a specialty.
JOHN F. COLLINS ,
CONTRACTOR AND BUILDER ,
McCOOK , . - NEBRASKA.
Jobbing will receive prompt attention at my shop
on Dcnnlson'St. , opposite JlcCook House. Flans and
specifications furnished If desired.
C. L. JSETTLETON ,
Superintendent Public Instruction
Teachers' Examinations at Indianola on the
third Saturday of every month , commencing
at 9 o'clock , A. M. 25-tf.
W. M. SANDERSON ,
HOUSE AND SIGN PAINTER ,
McCooic , - NEBRASKA.
5""A11 work guaranteed. Give me a call.
WILLIAM McINTYKE ,
CONTRACTOR AND BUILDER
OF LONG EXPERIENCE.
All work warranted. All material furnished
if desired. "Work done on short notice.
HINMAN & CO. ,
Painters , Grainers , Paper Hangers
McCOOK , 2-36. NEBRASKA.
j55 DesIgns furnished for Celling Decorations ,
either In paper er Fresco Painting.
JSTEW BARBER SHOP.
Una opened up a Barber Shop on AVest Dcnnlson
Street , MeCook , Xeb.-nherc he is able to do Shaving ,
Hair Dressing , etc. , at all times. Ladles and child-
TII'S hair dressing n specialty. Call and become
.cqualntcd. JACKSON" TUI1BS.
A. C. TOWSE ,
REAL ESTATE AGENT.
McCOOK , - NEBRASKA.
Has for sale Deeded Lands , Timber Claims and
Homesteads. Also , will locate parties on Govern
- -anted for The Lives or nil the
i AGENT 1- Presidents of the U. S. The
- largest , handsomest best book
ever sold for less than twice our
price. The fastcU selling book In America. Immense
profits to agents. All Intelligent people , want It. Any
one can become n successful agent. Terms free.
HALLETT BOOK. CO. , Portland , Maine. 2-35.
11 TT ORE' ' "
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We have just received our Fall Stock of
We have the Largest and Most Complete assortment
< ever opened out in MeCook.
Iii this department we are offering tlie following
bargains. ONE DOLLAK will buy
13 pounds of Granulated Sugar $1.00
13 pounpsof extra "C" Sugar : $1.00
20 bars of White Russian Soap. . . , $1.00
6 pounds of Arbuckle Coffee § 1.00
16 yards of Good Muslin $1.00
20 yards of Prints § 1.00
Highest Market Price paid for Produce.
CHAS. NOBLE , Manager.
THE CITIZEN'S BANK OF McCOOK
-DOES A GENERAL-
. Collections made on all accessible points. Drafts drawn directly
on the principal cities of Europe. Taxes paid for Non-Residents.
Mouej' to loan on Farming Lands , Village and personal
property. Fire Insurance a specialty.
Tickets for Sale , to and from Europe ,
COE2ESPOOTEHTS : J. W. DOLAN , President.
First National Bank , Lincoln , Neb. V. FHANKLIN , Vice President.
Chase National Bank. New York. W. F. WALLACE , Cashier.
Power , Simplicity , Durability.
Estimates made of Mill and Pump complete upon application.
Every Mill Warranted. Send for Catalogue.
THE WOODMANSE ,
Tills mill la a "solid wheel" and the best self-regulator made. The
AVoodmanse Xo. 6. Pump Is the best single acting force pump In the a
market. Will -work In wells from 10 to 200 feet lu depth , and lias back 4 ,
attachments to force1 water Into cle\atcd tanks. Can be uted by hand J
or windmill. Parties contemplating the erection of n Windmill will
consult their' best Interests by calling at my Homestead , 1 } miles
noithwest of MeCook , or at B. Johnston's , 5 miles southeast , and ex- ,
nminc the working of the AVoodmanse.
W. M. IRWIN , Agent ,
"Woodmanse "Windmill Co. . Freeport , 111.
THIS is a fast age. In mechanics ,
arts and sciences , in nearly everything
useful and practical as Avell as orna
mental and theoretical , we are adA'anc-
ing on Avhat might be termed a high
pressure plan. In the worry , bustle
and perplexities of the life of to-day
there are too many who are forgetful
of the amenities of social existence ,
and-soine are even careless of the du
ties devoh'ing upon them in the fam
ily circle , in the home ; the place
Avhich should be every man's haven
and more to him than all else beside.
It is the carelessness of home sur
roundings on the part of fathers , espec
ially in the Avealthier circles Avhich of
ten leads to unpleasant results. Not
unfrequently runaAvay matches are the
result of parents' inattention to their
daughters , and to a lack of knowledge
as to their dispositions , qualifications
and rational desires and ambitions.
Illustrations of this are practically
given every Aveek and oftener , in our
large cities and even in small towns.
The recent case of the marriage of a
young Avoman to her rich father's
coachman is only one of many exam
ples of the kind. The father , Avith but
tittle reflection , fixed the social stand
ard and wanted the daughter to mar
ry in the circle he named , or not at all.
Then followed the sequence , and sa
cred family ties Avere broken. Valua
ble lessons might be learned from oc-
Curences of the kind , but it is doubt
ful if they will be. The AA'orld will
: lash along at the same rapid pace in
tent only upon the large concerns of
iife , leaArmg the smaller , yet more im
portant , to end as fickle fortune may
decree. Omaha Republican.
THE word "dude" has at last found
its way into court. A young man in
Montreal has made complaint against
another for insulting him by calling
lim "a dude. " The plaintiff's appear
ance in court satisfied the spectators
; hat so far as he was concerned tlie de-
'endant had not seriously maligned
lim even if he applied the epithet in
question. The legal point at issue ,
lowever , AA'as whether an insult , pun-
shable by fine or imprisonment , had
) een offered in public. For a long
time , in the amusing turn which the
: ase took , the real issue Avas lost sight
of. Both sides were represented by
ible counsel , and a larfje number of
witnesses had been summoned chiefly.
t seems , Avith a view to discovering
; hc exact meaning of the Avord "dude. "
To this end a multitude of questions
Avere asked and a beAvildering variety
of definitions were elicited , as may be
mao-ined Avhen it is mentioned that
; he Avitnesses included lawyers , civil
service employes , policemen , Avell
cnowii young s\vells , tailors , mer
chants , theatrical agents , and journal-
sts. The court room was packed dur-
ng the trial , and the assemblage in
cluded some of the leading people ,
"n the end the court stated that it Avas
horouofhlv bewildered as to what a
'dude" actually AVUS , but as it Avas not
jroved that the alleged insult had tak
en place in the public street he would
dismiss the case. The plaintiff de
clares that he Avill carry the case to a
lio-her court.Ve AA-ould suggest that
f he isn't a dude he should challenge
lis insulter to mortal combat. Bee.
THERE is no question but what pol
ios enters largely into the conditions
of trade , and it is generally an admit-
ed fact that during the presidential
-ear , particularly if there is any prob
ability of a change in the administra-
icHi , business is dull and unsettled.
lowever , the fall trade is picking up
n a very encouraging manner through
out the ( aast , and should the election
n Ohio on Tuesday next result in fa-
or of the republicans and the indi
cations now point that way there I
will be an additional reviA-al in busi
ness "as an evidence of the faith cf
the public in continued republican
administration , " as a leading eastern
journal is led to observe.
> Hamlet said : "But I have
that within Avhich passeth show , " it is
thought he had a complimentary cir
cus ticket in his pocket.
FOR THE NEXT 30 DAYS .
C3 I WILL
Bargains EXTRAORDINARY Bargains
BARBED WIRE ,
STOVES AND HARDWARE.
Call and See Me Before
Three -Doors North of the Chicago Store.
W. 0. LaTOURETTE.
YTLE BROS. ,
-GENERAL DEALERS IN-
Agricultural Implements and Barb Wire ,
The Celebrated Bain Wagon
Tlie Best Wagon in tlie Market
MANUFACTURING AND REPAIRING OF
Tin Sheet-Iron &
, - Copperware
By Practical and Experienced Workmen , Promptly
and Neatly Executed.
Corner Store , Opposite Citizen's Bank , McCOOK. NEBRASKA.
. . , . . . .
L. L. JOIIXSOX II. D. XA. SI'ALDIXC.
DRUG STORE !
Everything ( Except Liquor ) Usually Kept in a
First-Class Drug Store.
ALSO HANDLE3 -
NSON & SPALDING ,
McCOOK , - NEBRASKA.
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