The Columbus journal. (Columbus, Neb.) 1874-1911, July 21, 1880, Image 1
- 11 1 I 4 I I- THE JOURNAL. IS ISSUEI EVERY WEDNESDAY, M. K. TU11NER & CO., Proprietors and Publishers. j-Office, on llth street., up stairs in Journal building. TBiiM3-Pcr year, 52. Sir months, Jl. Three raeuths, 50c. Single copies, 5c. CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION. A S Paddock, U."sTsonator, Beatrice. ALviv sIS-dkhs,D. S. Senator, Omaha. T. J. Majors, Hep., F,ru- . K. K. Valentine, Rep., West roint. STATE DIRECTORY: a t,tvhs Nance, Governor, Mncoln. L?IN.?? JrSecretarv of State. s J "Alexander, Secretary or state. F V iSitfce. Auditor, Lincoln. ft. S.Bartlett, Treasurer Line oln. AW W. Abbey, I v t r .1fl t Prison Inspectors. V v"1"! . ' t. TKclrt4n. ?X?N:onsupt.In8aneAVylunJ P. Matkewcon, aupi, JUDICIARY: S.Maxvroll, Chief Justice, Gr;e B. LakeJ A8S0Ciate Judges. Awasa Cobb, i l-OURTn JUDICIAL DISTRICT. O- V. Post, .Tudce. York. w.t,. M. B. Reese. District Attorney, Wahoo LAND OFFICERS: M. B. nxic. Register, Grand Island. Win. Auyan, Receiver, Grand Island. COUNTY DIRECTORY: .1. G. niprins, County Judge. Jh Ptanffor, County Clerk. J. W. Early. Treasurer. Boni. Splelman, Sherlfl. R. L. Rocsiter, Surveyor. JbH WalfcT, ) , ,- .1h Wisr. V CountyCommissioners. M. Maker, ) Dr. A. Helntz, Coroner. S. L. Barrett. Supt.of schools. G.B.Bailey, I juBticesofthePeace. Bvron Mlllett, S , Uiiai-iet Wake, Constable. CITY DIRECTORY: J. P. Becker, Mayor. II. J. IlHiliHn, Clerk. C. A. Newman, Trosuror. ft. G.Bowman, Police Ju uqe J. G. Koutsan, Knirinccr. councilmen: 1st M'trrf lbn Uickly. G. A.Schroeder. 4 H'urrf-Wm. Lamb. S. S, McAllister. t lJrrf-0. W. Onthor. Phil. Cain. ;olu m It no Iost OIHce. (W h SMHlav. trin 11 a.m. to 1 TLi frj 4:JW t r- M. Bumi n mesh hour i ecet sunuay a. m. " o -KairH wailw c1m; at 11 A. M. WtrH iHNilb clot-c at 4:15 P.M. Mall k-avcK Columbus for Madison and Nrfilk. Tuesday-, Thursdays and SatHrduy. T a. si. ."ives at o p. m. 1 Mree. Ccnoa. Watorville and Al- Wh, dailv except Sunday 0 a. M. Ar- FSiUerral, Oakdale and Newman C.rve, Mondayn, canes lavt and Prld?f, a.m. Arrnes Tues4aj, Thursday and baturuajs, Fw Shril1 Creek, Creaon and Stanton. u Mondays and Frldsvi. at G A.M. Arrives Tuebdajh and Saturdays, at Fr Al'is, Patron and David City, tWm!h-. Thuridavs and Saturdays, lp. m Arrives ai i-m. pir ?t . Aathom, Prairie Hill and St. i.uril KVitlnvs. ;' a. M. Arrives Stttmdays Sr.M. U. l. Time Table. JfcslKHHi Dnd. Kmlrant, Na.C, loaves at Pafet,H'r, " 4, " ProiEht, " S " 44 rreicht, "10, " Wslrd Bn4. G:25a. m. 11:00 a.m. 2:15 p. m. 4:30 a.m. Frairht. Na. , leayoh 2:00 p.m. 4:27 p.m. 6:00 p.m. Pussong'r, Freight, 8. 9. 1:30 a.m. Bvorv day except Saturday tbe three linoH lelinP to Chicago connect j tth U P. trains at Omaha. On fcaW"-1?8 trc will be but one train a day, as -wr bv the following schedule: A. &. TIME TABLE. Leaves CeJumbus, Platte, David City, " Garrison, . . . rivses - Staplpnurst' Seward, ... ' Ruby. Miiford. " Pleasant Dale, . Emerald. .. Arrives at Lincoln, Leaves Lincoln at 1 r. in ColumbUb 4:45 r. m. 8:30 A. M. i' ?K"on, Sup 1'ubTlc instruc. U. C. TnSSn, Warden of Penitentiary 9:00 " ... 9:25 " . 9:40 " . 10:02 " . .10:19 " 10:37 " ....10:.3 " 11:05 11:22 " 11:40 " .. .. 12:00 M. M. and arrives O., N. B. II. ROAD. 7?out,f north. I Bound south. .Taokson 4:55 p.m. Norfolk 6:30 A. M. LebtCreek5:30 Pi. Centre 5:57 Humpurey6:51 Madtson 7:40 Munsou S:23 Norfolk 8:55 'Munson 6:Si " Madison .7:45 " Hmnnhrev8:34 " u II PL Centre 9:28 LotCreek 9:55 Jackson 10:30 i. ii k The departure from Jackson will be il U. P. express train, ivfrnea ov me a SOCIETY NOTICES. j-Cards under this heading will Inserted for $3 a year. G. A. R. Baker Post No. ,?wepartment of Nebraska, meets eerv gecond and fourth Tuesday evenings In each month in Kng or Honor Hall, Co- Jons Hammoxd, P. C. D. D. Wadsworth, AdJ't. H. P. BOwr.R, Searg. Maj. T ' BUSINESS CARDS PICTURES! PICTURES! NSk 15 THE TIME to secure a life like picture of yourself, and chil dren at the New Art Rooms, east llth street, south side railroad track, Colum bus. Nebraska. 47S.tr Mrs. S. A. JOSSKLYN. NOTICE! IF YOU have any real estate for sale, if you wish to'buy either In or out of tne city, ii you wisa io iraue cuj property for lands, or lands for city property, pive us a call. Wadsworth & Josseltk. NRLSON MILLETT. BYRON MTLLnT, Justice or the Peace and Notary Public. IV. .tllLLETT c sor, ATTORNEYS AT LAW, Columbus, Nebraska. X. B. They will give close attention to all business entrusted to them. 248. T OUIS SCHREIBER, BLACKSMITH AND WAGON MAKER. All kinds of repairing done on short ' notice. Bugeie6, Wagons, etc., made to order, and all work guaranteed. taff"Shop oppoiltg the " Tattersall," Olive Street. ty ffce VOL. XL-NO. 12. SCHOOL, BLANK Paper, Pens, fyB"ooKsi WIM Musical Instruments and Music, TOYS, NOTIONS, BASE BALLS AND BATS, ARCHERY AND CROQUET, &c, at LUBKER & CRAMER'S, Corner 13th and Olive Sta, - - COLUMBUS, NEB. TKTM. M. COIWEUDS, ATTORNEY-AT-LAW, Up-stairs in Gluck Building, llth street. Ir. E. L. 8-IGGISfS. Physician and Surgeon. Broffl50Jjebonr7. Bank BuUding. TOON J.MLAUGJOAN, JUSTICE OF THE PEACE AND JU NOTAB Y P UBLIC, Platte Center, Neb, H. j. nuiso:, NOTARY PUBLIC. 12th Stmt, 2 doora west or Hammond Honsf, Columbus, Neb. 491-y D K. 91. THURSTON, RESIDENT DENTIST. Office over corner of llth d.th-p,' Alfbperations first-class and warranted. n IIICAUO IJARBEIt SHOP! HENRY WOODS, Prop'R. jSTEvervthinR in first-class Also keep the best of cigars. stvlc, 516-y M cALLISTEK BROS., A TT0R2TEYS A T LA W, Office up-stairs in McAllister's inp. llth St. build- Tj JT. SCHUG, M. . rHTSICJANAND SUIiGEON, CoUnnbus. Pfel. MKee Corner of North and Eleventh St?-SEalrsnin Gluek'i brick bunding. Consultation in German and English. TTT5I. BURGESS, Dealer in REAL ESTATE, CONVEYANCER, COLLECTOR, ACT IHCT2ASCS A5IS?, GENOA. NANCE CO., NEB. FLATTERY & PEARSALL ARE PREPARED, WITH FIRST-CLASS APPARATUS, To remove houses at reasonable rates. Give them a call. GEORGE N. DEERY, CARRIAGE, Honsft & Sign Painting, aamuHo. qlasxks, Pnncr HaBClBK, KALBOMINING, Etc. l-All work warranted. Shop .on Olive street, one door south of Elliott s new rump-house. aprioj J. S. MUItDOOK & SON, Carpenters and Contractors. Have had an extendedexperience, and will euarantee sausiacuuu u nw. IkSd of repairing done on short notice. Our motto is, Good work and fair prices. Call and give u8.noppw; t,,n!tv to estimate for you. jSTShop at tho Big Windmill, Columbus, eDr. 6 483-y DOCTOR B0NESTEEL. COLUMBUS, JJasKA. O1 tfice hoit; 10 t0 12 .. m o t0 - r '.jo , io v U.JXl. mv " VpbriBKa.i' , nnftVl nf 4 p.m.," j .- q n.. OfBce on be E. J.,, gra,'in offlce. Residence, 1: her Wyoming ana ainut urccio, north Columbus Nebr. 433-tf IAW, REAL ESTATE AM) GENERAL COLLECTION OFFICE BY "W. S. GEEE. Tlf ONEY TO LOAN in small lots on JffX. farm property, time one to three years. Farms with some improvements bought and sold. Oflfc ror the present at tbe Clother House, Columbus, Neb. 473-x . F. SOHECK, Manufacturer and Dealer In CIGARS AND TOBACCO. ALLKDJDSOF SMOKING ARTICLES. Store on Olive St., near the old Pott-office Columbua Nsbraalea. 447-ly COLUMBUS Restaurant and. Saloon! E. D.'SHEEHAN, Proprietor. jTfholesale xnd Retail Dealer in For eign "Wines, Liquors and Cigars, Dub lin Stout, Scotch and English Ales, janffentucfy Whiskiet a Specialty. OTSTHRS in their season, by the case can or dish. lltk IkMt, laatk ef Depet Mm AND OTHER Pencils, Inks, ADVERTISEMENTS. THE RAIN DID COME ! .Our Crop is Safe ! BRACE UP! AND HAVE COURAGE AND BUY OF Robert Uhlig, One of the Leading Grain and GraBB cutting machines of the world The Elward Harvester, THE EUREKA MOWER. The Climax Reaper, THE CLIMAX MOWER, ANI THE CELEBRATED MIIIESOTA CHIEF TIB The chief of all the threshers In exist ence, and the well-known, easy-running Moline Wagon, In order to secure a machine, place your order now. Come and see the sample machines. Extras for the above iIacfc!ae always oh hand. Do not forget that the Agent is ROBT. UHLIG, 1 2th Street, next to Bank. (i ft AJMERIOAJST ' UED1C&L & SMUL M T. S. U1TCSXLL, U. . . t. UltXTV, U. V Physicians aid Snrgeons. S. P. WUCI. K. B J. C. SXKI3X, U. 1., ttteiU, Iwdki Physicians d Surgeons, For the treatment of all classes of Br chronic diseases, diseases of rnd and ear, etc., etc., j eye ColumV- m- A6D) JEWELS STORE OF G-jdiaTKEMPKB. ON ELEVENTH STREET, 4nosito Sneice & North's land-offlce. Has on hand a fine selected stock of MWOfiMMlrT. XFAXRINQ A SPECIALTY. &3TXL GOODS SOLD, ENGRAVED FREE OF CHARGE., Ca and sea. No trouble goodt to show 619-Sm Wm. SCHILZ, Ifaufaoturer and Dealer la BOOTS AND SHOES! A OQBpltiaetortnnt ef Laaiee'aai CU1 n'e Saoee kept ea aud. All Wirk Warranted!! Oar 91 ctto Good stock, excellent work and farrices. Eiptci&l Attntic paid to Bepairiif Ctor. Cllre and lntn Its. A. GOOD FARM FOR SALE .ip . . . . IN acres of gooa una, w acres under cultivation, a ernnd house one and a half story gn, a gooa siock r"6i P'V"1 md rood hay land. Two miles "O" , !.....- f water, and east of Columbus. Inquire at the Piemtet Bakery. MMCMBfMSi .PSBBBJHBJHBJHP2JJaeH ft3Et IKS COLUMBUS, NEBRASKA, WEDNESDAY, JULY 1EAJ AIW FOMGOTTEW. When I was alive that is to say, . before my body had coaaed to exist ana my eouiaaa gone upon imjuui- ney Into tht great unknowable I had curious theory, tho truth of which I an now about to put to the test by practical experienpe, and it was this: I believed that if one's soul could but re-visit this earth and find that ita one-time companions were happy and regretted its flight heavenward, how much more peace fully could the spirit return to the beyond, and cheerfully take up its place among the Immortals. It afforded me much pleasure to spec ulate upon this; theory, and it will giv me comfort to know that all the fellow-creatures with whom I once associated when my soul was en cased in an earthly tenement still think of me as I shonld have been, not as I was, i. e., faultless and gen- oroua, numuie ana Hou-Huuiiui-iuB, kind and good. You may say there is a sort of grim or deathly humor about my introductory'reflections. That shows that you are still in the world and not out of it as I have been for what you of the living call five years. We do not, in my present sphere, reckon time as you do; years with us aro bnt sands in the illimit able space of eternity. To mo this grim humor if you can call it humor is as natural as breathing would bo to you. I am only indulg ing in reflections and speculative fancies that we, of tho spirit land, occasionally fall into, just tho reverse of what you of tho earth think in regard to the Great Beyond. You may imagine I am about to reveal the secrets of eternity, but you will be mistaken if you continue in that though, although I am a spirit, and possess, In common with my follows the powers, the onenesB, and the ethereality of an indefinite object, yet there is a point beyond which even I cannot go, and upon my lips has been sot the seal of the f Spirit, whose power all les.spiril8 bow down before and l, i r i t i : acknowledge, and I think sir . , ' iyiy Bjiuntviug nf mirnolf orirl r T, aot committing to my opiuiu;- fellow spirits in any "way whatsoever that the wisdom of tho Great Spirit in thus locking up tho secrets of oternity from the covetous eye of man is beyond all doubt unquestionable. What good would this knowledge do mankidd? "Would it make them any tho more happy in life, or more willing to face death? Unquestionably not! Besides, did man possess this knowl- v. the finite mind would equal M Clio nrV.Ir.Vi wnnm hn in e0onflict with the laws of 5e3ee how unhappy mankind has bee fo tQ fipeak Jn woridiy ""'f'h.o paBt century-striving . "cretB that aro only re- I!? 5 the soul beyond the grave, .doubts of an infinite spirit's 2nce has this futile struggle Sed. What bitter thoughts has it not engendered, what foolish and wicked doctrine has it not been the meanB of promulgating, what mil lions of souls has it not precipitated into eternity ? The All-Wise has, In justice and mercy drawn an Impen etrable veil between earth and heayen, which for the earthly con tentment of mankind, must not be rent asunder save by the soul. Every one has been put upon the earth for some purpose known only to tho infinite ; and when immortal knowl edge granted to mankind the chains of life might become insnpportable and lead mankind to self-destruction an act that forfeits eternal happi ness, for it assumes the power which is the Dreroeative of the Almighty only, namely ; the sever ing of the mortal from the Immortal I Heigho I Here I've een moralizing into space, for I don't know how long, when I should have been on my earthly journey. Well, I most be off at once this dillydallying will not do at all. Good gracious I Canitbepossi ble that this is.my grave? I, who " ,. . .tHhT man dnrlnff life, and spared nothing when it came to pay TfCkQ me n vw; - -- a w ing respect to the dead! A fine looking place of sepulture, upon my word I Weeds growing all over it, a rusty chain surrounding it, and a general air of neglect and decay to cap the climax ! No, here is some thing else, as I am a spirit! A monument! And the inscription readB : ! : Sacred to the Memory Sacred Yes, it looks very much like It, indeed. To the memory very good, indeed. My memory is slandered by the inscription, taken in connection with the condition of my grave. What's this? : " vfb shall "ievif forget thee : Well, if this isn't the hight of im pudence, I wouldn't say so ! That's a downright lie. It looks as though I was forgotten as soon as I was hnrifld. ifnotnreviouslv. Verily, if T wftrn not a flnirit.mv blood would - -- ,. . . BuORk;nff wflnt 0f decencv my 8UrviVing relatives have display- . . ,. matter j wouia rather my body had been thrown into an unmarked trench than that such a barefaced libel should rest above it. Never forget me ha, ha, ha I I I Really the sublimity of earthly im pudence forces me to laugh. Here am I forgotten! And this is my widow this lady who sits before the fire in that low rocker. She haB not changed much since last I held her in my earthly Rrmnl Let mo see. what was that she told me ere I died? Ah, yes that I had been the best husband, and she would livo a widow till she died, for my sake ; and there hangs the motto : "Gone, bnt not forgot ten!" Very curious! I must say, exceedingly curious! She doesn't wear weeds, and she hasn't oven a widow's cap oncher head in point of fact she is dressed as.though she expected some very dear friend, my son George, perhaps, who went to China some years beforo I died. As I am an ethereal. being, she draws a miniature from her bosom and looks lovingly upon it. Ah, I have mis judged her! Certainly live years is tnn Inner frtr wearinsr mouruintr. but sho still cherishes my earthly feat- - . " Ckn ures. .Let me araw uuar. ouo stoops lower and kisses it. I will see no more ! It is not my one-time face 'tis that of her early lover, Charlie Bancroft. Here also am I forgotten ! And this, if I mistake not, is a court room. There sits my daughter Nellie; over further is my widow, my sou George to the right, and Willie next to him. Isn't that my aunt Penelqpo over in the corner? Yes and near her sit uncle Tom and his children, my one-time cousins Kate and Harry, now gray these last tv" have grown since once I "" on AVhat-f.or earth can all cottr Hmm! VIiat-f.or !. my relatives wantxin a court-roonrs. Has trouble come upon them that they aro forced to appear in" a crim inal" dock? No; I mistake-there's Lawyor Hawk.whdm I used to know when I was alive, and who drew up my last will. He doesn't practice in criminal courts 1 It must be some civil Buit. Ah! he unrolls some documents. I will see what they are. Well, this is an astonisher why, it's the very will Hawk drew up forme. Alas! alas! I see it all now my relatives, like vultures over a dead body, are quarreling for the spoils. And hero's Nellie taking the stand good heaven I Do I hear aright? My only daughter, whom I have fondled and kissed and taken upon my knee, whose happiness was my only thought, whoso golden hair has rested upon my breast as I have 6at by the fireside, surrounded by a happy household swearing that I was, during the latter years of my lifetime, a confirmed drunkard, and incapable of taking care of myself 1 And here they come, one after an other I was crazy, weak-minded, a cruel tyrant, a soulless wretch even that Hawk swears that I made and revoked more wills in a twelve month than any other client with whom he bad had dealings. Tho bare-faced liar and scoundrel ! But I must away tho very air is foul with the stench ot post-moriem blackguardism! Here also am 1 forgotten, save to slander; and my money-bags, not my virtues or character, are the subject of the conversation. And, here I am at the club-room 1 How often, during life, have I been hail-follow-well-met with the many men I see about this house! How has my money been loaned to tbera, my liquors drank by them, my ban quets eaten by them I Here, at least, some little spark of memory will lighten up the dead past and cause a momentary pang of regret in the bosoms of my old-time chums. AhJ the subject of ray will is oroacnea. -. V 1 u...am km nnrl 4 rv nTntl f i near o v, "----- mY namB ,rom ,UJ """ sionB? Not even one I All unite in condemning me, and uttering thoughts that, were I in the flesh, they wonld not dare give expression to. Here, also, am I forgotten by fair-weather friends, who flattered fawned upon me aB a boon compan ion, and, now that I am dead, do not hesitate to kick, as jackals will snap over the dead body of a lion ! Not one friend who cherishes my memory not one heart that throbs the faster at thoughts of me not one eye that moistens as the camera of the mind photographs my features on the imagination ! Yes, one ! A dark-haired, blue-eyed man, heavily bearded now, whose curling locks of jet grow o'er a broad and noble forehead. He was the chum of my youthful days, and in his face I saw reflected then tho image of her whom I had loved hopelessly until IiittpaL 21, 1880. she died, ltuggea in disposition, making few inenas, dui lasmug .. . -,i , -!. them to his generous heart with links of steel, open in character and manly by nature, ne won my inuuu ship and I his from the first day we met, never to bo broken by an angry word or look until death divided ua. He stands by the mantle now, look ing up at my picture, and leaning on hia shoulder is the being of my earthly love. She has grown more womanly ; but age has not robbed her of her sylphlike form, her eyes of blue, her genial, kindly nature. Both are mute, for tears shake their utterance. Here, at last thank the Omnipotent, am I not forgotten, for I have found two golden grains of sand among a. worthless heap of earth.iew York Mercury. A. Good and Wholeaoaae Har vest Drimlc. As alcoholicdrinka have happily long been driven from the harvest field8,tbere have been various drinks besides water substltuted.but scarce ly any of them meeting fully the conditions sought for iu the way of a wholesome, satisfying beverage. Water, even iu all its purity, does not seem to quench the thirst and stimulate tho body, as it produces additional perspiration and passes through the pores almost like pass ing through a colander, leaving the system exhausted and weak ; besides a drink of cold water,when suffering under a great Jegrec of heat, is dan gerous, even at times producing sudAen death. Latterly in England and elsewhere a drink is prepared by mivincr nut-meal with wafer, in the proportion of three or, Jour ounces to a gallon of water. This is found" not onlyTo satisfy"the thirst better than water, or molasses and water, even when tempered with vinegar or other acid.but to produce additional strength of body. Oat meal produces a peculiar aroma and acts as a stimulant to the surface of the skin as to cause the complete 'wmoMnn of the linuid. Men cm- tilo1"0' ;n an atmosphcre of the ployed iv . TUUcb comforted intensest hea aic-u i OvOi with it, and become very fonu'ui it.' Hcuce it is in a measure "victuals and drink," possessing only virtues and without any drawbacks what- ever. Just now the time is here to give it a trial, and wo shall be glad if at tbe end of the season those substi tuting the oat-raoal and water will make report as to the results. Ger mantown Telegraph. What an Old Woman Heard. A droll mistake was made by an imaginative ofd dame, who, having permitted a telegraph pole to pe placed on the top of her house.wait ed upon the chief of tho telegraph company concerned to complain that she could get no sleep of a night, being kept awake by tho noise made by tbe messages passing over her head. "I 'don't think, sir," said sho, "you can be aware of all that's said along them wires. There's a deal that hadn't ought to be. I can assure you, sir, that very much that's said there, that I have to lie and listen to, is such as no decent woman ouKht to hear; and I hope you will ThVamused gentleman was hardly . i- !1 l able to meet the accusation with due gravity ; but he did contrive to neap his countenance while he Informed the old lady that tho young men who had hithcrty worked tho wires were under notice of dismissal, and that in future only young women of irreat respectability would be em ployed, so there would be no danger of her propriety being shocked any longer. Chambers' Journal. The Louisville Courier-Journal, speaking of the results of therepub lican national convention, says : "Whatever may be said to the discredit of the republican party, it must be allowed that, during twenty vearB' sailing upon dangerous seas, it has encountered extraordinary good fortune and displayed unusual skill in emergencies. The nomina tion of Garfield iB an, inspiration. In no other direction, through no other channel, could the Chicago ontrnntSoTi driven about by the cross-winds of interest ana neaten by an ever-increasing flood of pas sionhave found, if not safety, at least escape from the immediate perils of the storm." .su J An ostrich which had been on ex hibition in Rome died the other day, when an examination of tho contents of its stomach revealed four large stones, eleven smaller ones, 6even nails, a necktie pin, an envelope, thirteen copper coins, fourteen beads, a French franc, two small keys, a piece of a handkerchief, a silver medal of the Pope, and tho cross of an Italian order, & WHOLE NO. 532. Conrtnlilp la Greenland. There Is something exceedingly melancholy in the accounts which are given of the custom of courtship in Greenland. Generally women en tor noon tho blessed estate with more willingness and less solicitude than men. The women of Green land are an exception to this rulo. A Greenlander, having fixed his affections upon some female, ac quaints his parents with the stato of his heart. They apply to tho pa rents of tho gljfl, and If the parents are thus far agreed the next pro ceeding is to appoint two female negotiators whose duty is to broach the subject to tho young lady, ims iB a matter of great tact and delica cy. The lady ambassadors do not shock the young lady to whom they are sent by any sudden or abrupt avowal of the awful subject of fheir mission. Instead of doing this they launch out in praises of tho gentle man wno seeKB ucr uuu. au, speak of the splendor of his house, tho sumptuousness of his furniture, of his courage and skill in catching seals, and other accomplishments. The lady, pretending to be affronted pvnn At these remote hints, runs away, tearing the ringlets of hair as she retires, while the ambassadress es, having got tho consent of her parents, pursue her, take uer uy force to the house of her destined husband and thero leave her. Com pelled to remain there sho sits for days with dishevelled hair, silent and dejected, refusing every kind of sustenance, till at last, if kind en treaties do not prevail, she is com pelled by force, and even by blows, to submit to the detested union. In some cases the Greenland women faint at the proposals of marriage; in others they fly to the mountains and only return when compelled to do so by tho hunger and cold. If one cuts off her hair it is a sign that she is determined to resist to death. The Greenland wife is tho slave of her husband, doomed to a life of toil, drudgery and privation. Health la Summer. wi i amkmi?e golly here. Now that s ..nairionta of crowded cities an towns cannot be too careful as to their diet and personal habita. The danger from sunstroke or exhaus tion is not very great for people in ordinary health, but any physician will endorse the statement that too crmat care cannot be exercised to ward off those diseases which in evitably follow imprudence during tbe heated term. Too many people observe the same roles of living in the dog daysyhat they do Mn the bracing atmosphere of fall and win ter, and, as a rule, they pay dearly for their imprudence. Even in the matter of clothing but little care is taken to provide againBt sudden changes of temperature, or during periods, of intense heat to reduce the temperature of the body. Many persons also expose themselves to the sun in the moBt reckless manner, while others are equally imprudent as to the kind and equality of their food. The latter is a most impor tant consideration. Tho simpler and more nourishing the food the better; yet how few restrict them selves or show the least discrimina ion in selecting the supplies for their tables during the summer months. Frequent bathing, moder ate exercise, abstention as far as possible from all excitement, rigid supervision of drainage, cleanliness not only in the living rooms of tbe house, but in all the obscure places about the premises these are safe guards which no person, however robust in health, can afford to disregard. The list of ills that fol low the neglect of these ordinary precautions is very long, and all are bbHohb in their effect upon the human frame. Ex. The Council Bluffs Nonpareil, the strongest Grant paper in Iowa, has the following to say of the Chicago result: The ticket nominated at Chicago on Tuesday is one upon which all opposing forces can unite without the sacrifice of a single prejudice or the breach of a single principle. Gathering around their new leader we shall seo the power of Grant, the chivalary of Blaino and tho worth of Sherman and Edmunds. Their forces will battle for him as they battled for themselves, and with a united party, under a banner on whose surface there Ib neither rent nor stain, the grand old republican party will march onward to a glor ious victory. In general, pride is at the bottom of all great mistakes. All the other passions do occasional good, but wherever pride puts in ita word, everything goes wrong, and what might be desirable to do quietly and innocently, it is morally dangerous to do proudly, Ruskin, CTMM,.,.- - ( t Rates of Advertising. Space. ltf -w mo 3m M 1Jr lcol'nm i $12.00 $20 $23 $35 $60 $100 " J 8.0O 12 i 15! JO is r .!5 60 8.001 0 12 201 35 4 inches ! 5.25 7.60 f 11 U 15 t 27 4..V)H.75 10 j 12 j 15 1 20 "" 1.50 1 2.25 1 4 1 5 J 8 10 Rtmins& unit nrofeional cards ten lines or less space, per annum, ten dol lars. Legal advertisements at statuta rates. "Editorial local notices" fifteen cents a line each insertion. "Local notices" five cents a line each inser tion. Advertismcnts classified as "Spe cial notices" five cents a line first inser tion, three cents a line each subsequent insertion. Talk at Heme. Eudeavor always to talk your best before your children. They hunger perpetually for new ideas. They will Uaru with pleasure from tbe lips of parents what they deem it drudgery to learn from book3, and, even if they have to bo depriv ed of many educational advantages, they will grow up intelligent if they enjoy In childhood the privilege of listening daily to the conversation of intelligent people. We some times see parents, who are the life of every company which they enter, dull, silent and uninteresting at home among their children. If they have not mental stores sufficient for both, let them first use what they have for their own households. A silent homo is a dull place for young people, a place from which they will escape if they can. How much useful information, on tbe other hand, is often given in pleasant fam ily conversation; and what uncon scious, but excellent, mental train ing in lively social argument t Cul tivate to the utmost tbe graces of conversation. Senator Conkling gave a ready answer to a Greenback man who interrupted him whilo making a recent speech. His questioner ask ed why, if tho government bonds were originally payable in coin, the act in 18G5 was passed making them again payable in coin ? Mr. Conk ling replied: "l will answer ye f 1 A II J . . d, urai, uy icuing a story oi case in court, in which tho cross-examining lawyer thought himselr very sharp, as sharp as our friend would haye been had ho been there. The case was about two men who had come to blows. 'About hov far apart were those men wher they com menced the altercation?' asked the lawyer. 'Eleven feet ind ten inch es,' answered the q'tness. Then asked the lawyer: low do you know it was just ejetly that dis tance; did you meure it?' 'Yes, sir.' 'And why d SQU measure it V 'Becauso I thrght thero might bo some controvef about the mat ter, and I didn'A"nnr but what some d d fool 'fcbt ask me.the question There was a Kansas City Journal reporter on the train that carried Grant from Galena, and one of hia first exploits was to sail through the carB getting up a list of the people aboard. One of the persons he struck was a short, thick-set man with a beard, who eat gazing pen sively out of the window with a cigar in his mouth. "Are you one of the invited guests?" asked the reporter, tap ping the man on the shoulder. The man said he was and kept on smoking. "From St. Joe or Leavenworth ?" asked the reporter, note" book and pencil in hand. "Illinois," replied tho man, still smoking. "Initials, please," asked the re porter. "Ulysses S. Grant," replied the man quietly. "Oh!" faintly ejaculated the re porter, and a strange light came into his eyes. And he moved on. How to make a "solid South" and elect Hancock, is set forth by the Mississippi Star. 'Inaugurate social ostracism a galnst every white man north or south, that givos his support to the Republican party; discountenance any man who will go on or assist in making the bond of any man elected on the Republican ticket; refnse to have dealings of any sort with the Republican party, and show to the world that you are in truth and deed a Democrat." This is the kind of Democracy that Mr. J. P. Irish exhorts the "young Republicans' to "conciliate" bv voting for Hancock and English. Lincoln Journal. From carefully-studied records of the occurrence of certain diseases In the past, an English physician in fers that epidemics seep over the country in quite regular -periods, the cycles being of about the fol lowing length : Whooping cough, four years ; small-pox, four to five years ; measles, seven years ; scarlet fever, fifteen to twenty years. At a camp-meeting last summer a venerable Bister began tbe hymn : "My soul be on thy guard; Ten thousand foes arise." She began too high. "Ten thou sand," she screached, and stopped. "Start her at five thousand!" cried a converted stock-broker present. A married man bought a spring chicken in tbe market the other morning, and now he thinks the reason it was called spring is be cause it will take till next spring to carve it, unless he uses nitroglyc erine.