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WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 10. 1890.
L. D. RICHARDS.
T. J. MAJORS.
For Secretary of State,
J. C. ALLEN.
For State Auditor,
THOMAS H. BENTON.
For State Treasurer,
JAMES E. HILL.
GEORGE H. HASTINGS.
For Commissioner of Public Lands,
A. R. HUMPHREY.
For State Sup't Public Instruction,
A. K. GOUDY.
For Representative 25th District,
Republican County Ticket.
For Conntv Attorney,
I. L. ALBERT.
For Representative 24th District.
Nance county fair, Fullerton, Sep
Sutler county Tuir, Dnvid City, Sep
Prohibition congressional convention,
Columbus, September 10th.
Sioux City Corn Palace, Sept. 2-"-Oct.ll.
Madison county fair, Madison, Sep
Boone county fair, Albion, September
Republican congressional convention,
Columbus, September 17, 3 p. m.
Third annual fair of the North Nebras
ka Fair and Driving Park Association,
Norfolk, September 23-26.
Merrick county fair at Central City,
G. W. E. JJobsey. has arrived at
A Modern' Woodman Accident asso
ciation has been started at York.
It is supposed that Speaker Reed trill
be elected to congress by 1000 to 1,500
The first car load of dried prunes sent
from California left Santa Rosa last week
J. C. Watson has been nominated for
representative, by tho republicans of
Cass and Otoe counties.
Ex-Gov. Edward F. Notes dropped
dead of apoplexy, at tho court house
Cincinnati, Sept. 4, 11 a. m.
The live-stock commission firm of
Dykes & Co., Kansas City has failed,
liabilities, $10,000, amount of assets not
San Francisco celebrated the fortieth
anniversary of the admission into the
Union of the state of California last
Miss A. and Miss L. Thornton, sisters,
of Butte City, Mont, have each a million
dollars and are attending college in
Dr. P. ScnwENK of Norfolk has been
nominated by the republicans as senator
for the 11th district composed of Wayne,
Pierce, Stanton and Madison counties.
MacColIi does wisely in keeping out
of the race for congress. Ho took his
chance for the governorship, and it is
judicious in him to let that suffice for
Four doctors of Omaha were tried on
a charge of illegally practicing medicine
at that place Monday and were fined $50
and costs. Several other cases will
John Johnson, while cleaning a well
twelve miles west of Madison, was over
come by foul air and fell to the liottom
of the welL one hundred feet, and was
The Chinook, Mont., artesian well is
down 805 feet in a shale formation. There
is a continuous flow of gas from the well
and considerable crude petroleum is
brought up, which burns freely when a
match is applied..
The applicants for state teacher's cer
tificate at the recent session of the board
at Fremont, were examined in twenty
fire branches as required by law. There
were thirteen applicants and they varied
.in age from 20 to 45 years.
The Carson (Nev.) Appeal says that
from the fact that the sage hens are six
v. weeks behind in their hatching and nu
merous other signs, the Indians predict
a short, mild winter, and will not begin
stealing wood until November.
The Santee Agency, Knox county,
now has an artesian well, at a depth of
645 feet, which has a magnificent flow
of water. The Journal believes that
Nebraska can have many more such, and
they would be a great thing for the
Martin Brower, of Fullerton, was
tendered the nomination for governor at
the late state prohibition convention
bat declined the honor for the reason
that he had already been nominated for
county attorney of Nance. Fullerton
Tax colored men of Omaha propose
to ask of the republican party the nomi
nation of E. R. Overall for state senator.
This is one year in which the republican
party niust recognize the colored vote.
Speaker Reed in Boston.
Speaker Reed addressed a large au
dience Wednesday night at Faneuil hall.
In the course of his speech he said, in
"It is amazing to notice the history of
the house of representatives and con
gress to see how in detail is carried out
this principle that when things are to
be done the republican party does them.
The great struggle which has been made
by the democratic house of representa
tives has been not to be economical in
the expenditures of the government, but
to cut down the sum total of the appro
priations. They have been striving in
every way to pile up a surplus, not mere
ly by taxation, but by parsimony in the
expenditure of money. So long as they
could point to the clogging of business
which results from the storing of money
in the treasury they seemed happy, but
now they are busily engaged in showing
that the surplus has disappeared. They
are unable to be contented, either with
a surplus or without one. There is no
doubt but what the expenditures of the
government are about to approach the
receipts, but any man would make a
mistake if he believed it was in any way
the result of extravagance or careless
ness with public money. There has been
an advertisement broadcast of this sur
plus and every human need and want
has been put" together to try to get
money out of tho treasury for other than
public purposes, but not one of these
schemes has been successful. All ex
penditures have been legitimate, just
and proper. We shall expend nearly
our income. We shall also reduce taxa
tion to the extent of $50,000,000 in addi
tion thereto. One great element of
expenditure is pension legislation, which
is not understood in New England, and
tho character of it is not fully apprecia
ted. With us the soldier is compara
tively content with what he has received
and "with what is promised him in the
near future. But in the west there ex
ists a different feeling. The stories
about a vast surplus have set men wild
with the idea of a service pension, which
would bring emolument to every man in
the service. We have had to meet not
merely the contention of those who are
parsimonious and not willing to do what
was fair to the soldier, but those who
wished to do such things as with the
present rovenues of tho government are
impossible without bankruptcy and ruin.
The republican party grapples with the
question and solves it with that measure
of justice which is satisfactory to the
whole people of the country. So have
we met nil such questions."
Toltarro Unixing in Nebraska.
Since coining to Nebraska we have
always had a notion that the culture of
tobacco would prove a very profitable
venture for those who owned Nebraska
soil, and understood the culture of "the
weed." Nebraska "homestead" tobacco
has been a product of the soil for years,
and the nostrile of a good many people
can testify as to its strength and pun
gency. We don't know of any test, on a
large scale, but Nebraska land owners
will keep track of tho subject, as hun
dreds of thousands of dollars may thus
be added to the farmers' bank accounts.
Tho following is from tho Schuyler Sun
of tho 4th:
Mr. John Garnas, tho gentleman who
has charge of tho tobacco being raised
on Messrs. Wells & Nicman's farm, call
ed on the Sun office Tuesday and gave
the reporter some very interesting facts
in regard to the tobacco that he has
raised here this year and the industry in
general. He has the crop raised for
Wells & Nieman all cut and shedded and
says that tho qualityand quantityis fully
equal to that raised in the tobacco dis
trict of Wisconsin. It is the variety
known as the Havana .Leal and is a
healthy, rich looking plant. Mr. Garnas
has been at tho business of tobacco cul
ture for ten years and knows just what
can be done at the business, rightly con
ducted, and he tells us that the soil here
is well adapted to the plant and he an
ticipates big results for those who raise
it here. In the tobacco districts of
other states he says tho land is worth
from $30 to $50 more an acre than where
other crops are grown and there is no
reason why tho samo change should not
take place hero. Thoy will also experi
ment with other kinds next year and
very likely put a large acreage in of the
Havana Loaf. Tho leaf can bo shipped
to tobacco factories at other places or
made up hero. We shall certainly all
watch the outcome of tho venture it
can hardly be called a venture now and
anticipate splendid results and increas
ed valuation in the price of lands here if
many go to raising the leaf.
Not in the Race.
A special dispatch from Fremont to
the Enterprise has the following:
It is stated that the friends of Rich
ards, in order to boat Dorsey, will sup
port MacColl as a dark horse candidate.
Mr. MacColl is not a candidate. The
friends of Mr. Richards feel very kindly
toward him, no doubt His hearty loy
alty to the ticket, from the moment of
its nomination, could not fail to com
mand admiration. Had ho desired to run
for congress ho could have beaten all
other candidates out of sight, but that
has never been his ambition.
Jack MacColl has but one desire to
graitfy in politics this year. That is to
see L. D. Richards elected governor by
an elegant majority. He is more anxious
for that result than he ever was about
his own nomination.
But he isn't a horse in the present
race, dark or otherwise. Kearney En
terprise. John L. Butler of Harrisburg, Pa.,
has introduced into politics a new word;
although a democrat himself, he doesn't
like Pattison, the democratic candidate
for governor of the Keystone state, and
calls him a ji-boose, which he defines as
"a professed democrat who is better and
purer than his party, in his own estima
tion, and is loaded with a set of prize
package principles which can never be
put into practice."
The following from the Schuyler
Quill is supposed to refer to the demo
cratic candidate for senator of this
district: uIt is not proper for one alli
ance man to run against another. The
alliance ticket was nominated, now let
the members stand by it. If the order
has a lot of chronic office seekers in it,
whose ambition for cheap notoriety
overcomes their brains, let them get out
and pull in with their old parlies."
P. Mullen, one of the solid farmers
of Warnerville township, threshed out
his wheat the other day, and it yielded
33 lj bushels to the acre, good plump
grain at that. Who can beat it? While
Mr. Mullen has been lucky with his
crops this year, he has been unfortunate
in another respect, having lost a valua
ble mare last week, which impaled itself
on a stick which was stuck slanting into
the ground. Norfolk Herald.
The Wheeler Bros, killed 152 prairie
chickens yesterday, and our poultry
buyer, J. D. White, paid them $30.70 for
the lot. A good day's work for two
men James McMahon, of Emerick,
has recently received $14295 back pen
don, and will receive $8.00 per month in
the future. This is a deserving tribute
to an old soldier, but it ought to have
been granted years ago. Madison
A War Fietare.
The Junction City (Kas.) Republican
of a recent date speaks of the change of
the county name from Davis to Geary,
and of the fact that some citizens had
been dissatisfied therewith. Seeing
something of the matter, a Nebraska
veteran comes to the front with the fol
lowing letter which explains itself, and
at the same time furnishes a picture
which will be of interest to some of the
"boys." By the way, A. Smith of this
county was at this 6ame battle and
knows of the facts:
Grand Island, Neb., April 8.
Commander G. A. R Post Dear Sir
and Comrade: I see by the American
Tribune that your county is about to
adopt the picture of Gen. Geary kissing
the lips of his dead boy on the battle
field of Wauhatchie as your county seal.
The emotions I experienced when I read
it I cannot explain. I was a witness to
that incident, and can testify to the
truth of it. Three of our cannoneers
were wounded, and Ed. Geary was filling
the post of a common cannoneer when
he was shot. He fell at my feet, and
after a moment he rallied, and raising
himself on his elbow, cried: "For God's
sake, boys, keep up the fire." They were
the last words he ever spoke. His father
was informed of his death, and in a few
minutes I saw him riding up to our gun
with but one staff officer. As he ap
proached I pointed to where Ed. laid.
He dismounted, dropped on his knees,
kissed him, mounted again and rode on.
The battle of Wauhatchie was fought at
midnight, and only lasted about one and
a halt hours, but during that time onr
losses in men were greater than any one
battle we were ever engaged in. 1 will
close by saying that if there are any
members of your post that belonged to
the White Star division of tho 20th
corps, just give them a shake for me.
John E. Ridge,
Knap's Battery Pa. Vet. Vol.
I. L. Albert.
The republican and people's independ
ent candidate for county attorney was
born in Clearfield county, Pennsylvania,
Dec. 28, 1856.
His father being engaged in the lum
ber business, this was also the occupa
tion of young Albert until he was nine
teen years old, at which time he came
west, attending the Western college at
Toledo, la., of which his uncle, E. B.
Kephart, was president, and of which he
is a graduate.
Under the direction of Hon. F. C.
Hormel, a prominent attorney of Cedar
Rapids, Iowa, he studied law, and was
admitted to practice in Plymouth coun
ty. He practiced in Iowa courts till
1886, when he came to Albion, Neb.,
where he had an extensive practice until
last fall, when health failed him, and he
spent the winter months on the Pacific
coast Early last spring he returned to
Nebraska, and with J. D. Stires, esq.,
opened a law office in this city.
By his acquaintances here Mr. Albert
is regarded as a young man of excep
tionally good ability, a bright lawyer,
and one who will be a credit to himself
and an honor to the political parties
which have selected him as their candi
date for the important office of county
The Pierce Tragedy.
From a citizen of Pierce who was in
the city today, The News learned fur
ther particulars of the shooting of the
Auten boy near that place Sunday night.
It seems that young Auten and another
lad about the same age (17 years) had
been routed by Pointer from his melon
patch, and while the latter was captured
the Auten boy jumped on his horse and
started to escape. He went but a short
distance, however, and then turned back
to see what had become of his compan
ion, who says that as Auten rode up
Pointer said he would "fix him," and
loaded his shotgun and went out to
meet him. Leveling the gun at the lad,
Pointer fired both barrels into his body,
beiug so close to him that every shot in
both loads, some 200 in all, the doctors
say, took effect. The boy was taken
home, and though every effort was made
to save his life, he died this morning.
Pointer was arrested at the time for
shooting with intent to kill, and was
placed under $500 bonds to appear.
After the death of young Auten this
morning he was rearrested and will now
have to answer a more serious charge.
Norfolk News Sept 3.
The Irishman for ready wit, always,
and a way out of trouble. Tap" Thom
as was a stern disciplinarian, and once
upon a time, after many complaints had
been lodged with him against his boys
for foraging, he issued very strict or
ders, menacing with death any who
should transgress. The brigade in ques
tion wore for its badge an acorn, in silver
or gold, and the men were very fond of
it as a sign. The old general didn't
succeed in finding any proofs until one
day he came full upon an Irishman, who
had killed a hog and was skinning the
animal with his sword-bayonet "Ah,"
cried the general, "you rascal! at last I
have caught one of you in the act
There is no mistake about it this time,
and I will make an example of you, sir."
"Bedad, gineral, honey!" said the man,
straightening himself up and coming to
the salute, it's not shootin' me that you
ought to be at, but rewardin' me."
"What do you mean, sir?" exclaimed
Gen. Thomas. "Why, your honor," the
soldier replied, "this bad baste here had
just been disicratin' the regimental
badge, and so I was forced to dispatch
him. It's atin' the acorns I found him
at." The general laughed and the sol
dier was not shot.
A Revolver's Victin.
What proved to be very near a tragedy
from the careless handling of a revolver
occurred at the farm of C. F. Haase
north of this city this morning. Wm.,
the young son of Mr. Haase, and a farm
hand were at work in a field together
when the latter pulled out a revolver
and was showing it to him. While the
"showing" process was going on the
weapon was accidentally discharged, the
bullet striking young Haase in the right
side, passing either through or around
the body and lodging just beneath the
skin near the backbone. Though the
wound is a painful one, the doctor does
not think it dangerous and the young
man will doubtless speedily recover.
The Newport, Ky., branch of the Ad
dyston Pipe and Steel Works will this
week begin turning out the largest pipe
ever attempted in this country, being
five feet in diameter almost double the
largest size heretofore made. Each pipe
will be twelve feet four inches long.
The thickness will be one and one
eighth inches. The weight of each sec
tion will be six tons. The ladle used in
making the cast will hold nine tons of
molten metal. The pipe goes to Mil
waukee to be used in obtaining a water
supply from the lake. Eight hundred
lengths are to be made, or 4,800 tons.
A number of the Jefferson county
farmers have maufactured horse power
machines with which to cut their corn.
It is a wonderful piece of labor saving
machinery and does good work. Two
men and a boy can cut and shock from
eight to ten acres of corn a day, its
swath being two rows. G. Ducket has a
machine which cats four rows and he
alleges that he can cut and shock in
good shape from fifteen to twenty acres
of corn in a day. This machine is a
simple one, being made in the shape of
sled, narrow enough to pass between two
rows of corn. Knives are attached on
either side, back of which are substan
tial platforms for the men to stand on
who take care of the corn. Thus says
an exchange. This is the same machine
in use in this section of the state, and
manufactured by a Kansas City house.
Last Friday morning while all the
farmers were busily engaged putting up
hay a fire was discovered by Charles
Jenkins in the barn of Wm. Maurer, liv
ing near Kalamazoo and soon the neigh
bors were coming from all directions to
help extinguish the flames, but all
efforts proved of no avail, for the flames
by this time were leaping high into the
air and nothing could be saved but a
harvester. Tho balance of the contents,
consisting of two horses, two sets of new
harness and all small farming utensils
and other property in the barn, together
with the barn soon went to ashes, which
was a total loss there being no insurance
on the property. Mr. Maurer having
the true western grit was soon on the
road to Madison to get lumber to build
a new barn. Madison Reporter.
About forty people left Albion, St.
Edward and Cedar Rapids by a special
car on the Union Pacific Tuesday night
of last week for the John Brown colony
at Madria, Cal. The representative of
the colony, B. K. Smith, a former resi
dent of Boone county, has been working
in the county for about a month and the
crowd who left is the result of his labors.
The colony is a co-operative scheme and
the business to be engaged in is the
raisin grape culture.
A farmer living near Honeyre Falls,
N. Y., committed suicide last Sunday in
a horrible manner. Bennett cut his
bowels open and pnlled them out and
stamped them on the ground, and after
ward cut his throat Being in the best
of financial circumstances and having
happy relations with his family, his act
is thought to have been the result of
The other day the large barn on W. A.
Frybarger's farm, in Moscow township,
Muscatine county, la., was destroyed by
fire. A small boy chased a rat into a
hole under the building, and, being un
able to get the rodent out, stuffed the
hole full of straw and applied a match
with the above result The rat proba
Three months ago G. C. Stevens was
a poor drummer. He had accumulated
$409, which he was pursuaded to invest
in Florida phosphate lands. The other
day he sold a fraction of his purchase for
$50,000, at which rate the balance of his
holdings is worth $700,000. He gave out
a contract for a marble palace in the
fashionable part of the city.
C. H. Chase returned yesterday from
his trip to Maine well pleased with his
visit He reports gold being discovered
and now mined up on Swift river and
that he mined some and found it the
best of quality. Well, the Nebraska soil
when properly cared for will produce
more gold than the Maine dirt, even up
on Swift river. Schuyler Quill.
From the Fullerton Journal it would
seem that some alliance people are com
plaining that the republicans have nom
inated their candidate, Henry Stevens,
for representative. It is a great mistake
for alliance men to think that the re
publican party don't know a good thing
when they see it They are not, howev
er, without discrimination.
Oxford, a town of 1,500 sixteen miles
west of Iowa City, was almost entirely
destroyed by fire Tuesday night of last
week. It was undoubtedly the work of
an incendiary, as the fire bell rope was
cut and the fire apparatus crippled.
Little is left of the place except the res
idences on the outskirts, and the loss is
estimated at $100,000.
When John Shervin viewed the thirty
odd democratic editors at the meeting
of the state central committee and
heard Hildebrand intimating that they
must have boodle, John girded up his
loins and rejoiced that he was not nom
inated for governor. Bee.
Commander-in-Chief Veaset of the
G. A. R. arrived in Fremont Saturday,
on his way home from the reunion at
Grand Island, and was accorded a grand
reception by the citizens of Fremont
He complimented Nebraska for its won
derful growth and prosperity.
The alliance people think that the
democracy are not playing them fair in
nominating John C. Van Housen for
state senator; they say it was done be
cause Van Housen is president of the
Smith Center alliance, and lives in the
same precinct with O. Nelson, the al
The state convention of the Womans'
Christian Temperance Union of Nebras
ka will be held at Seward, September 23,
24, 25 and 26. Arrangements will be
made for the entertainment of the three
hundred and fifty delegates. Miss Fran
ces E. Willard will be present Mrs.
A. Beam is chairman of the entertain'
Rev. L. G. Powers of Minneapolis,
Minn., has filed with the state insurance
commissioner an application asking him
to wind up the affairs of the Knights of
Aurora, a benevolent secret organization.
The general charges against the affairs
of the order include obtaining money
under false pretenses, embezzlement,
perjury and forgery.
Occasionally there are proofs that
corporate bodies are animated by a hu
man soul: The York manufacturing
company of Saco has made provisions
for Fannie Hutching, now 65 years old,
and who has been in their employ a little
more than forty years, by securing her
admission to the Wardell Old Ladies'
Home, the entrance fee to which is $100.
Children Cry for
From onr regular correspondent
The president has been giving a great
deal of attention to the condition of the
congressional calendar, and he has be
come convinced that it will be impossi
ble to dispose of the measures of nation
al importance, not to mention those im
portant to particular sections of the
country in the time between the first
Monday in December and the 4th of
March, 1891. At the same time, it is be
lieved that he would prefer that congress
should adopt the resolution offered by
Senator Edmunds providing for a recess
from September 19 to November 10, in
stead of his having to call an extra ses
sion. Senator Edmunds says he offered the
resolution without conferring with his
party colleagues, and because he thinks
the additional time will thereby be gain
ed is absolutely necessary to dispose of
the immense mass of business all more
or lees important with which the calen
dar of the senate is loaded down. Mr.
Edmunds thinks, as does every one else
at all familiar with the subject, that un
less those three weeks before the regu
lar meeting in December are utilized in
this manner many important measures
cannot be acted upon.
Another thing which will probably
have a restraining effect upon the fili
bustering proclivities of the democrats
is that among the measures which the
Edmunds resolution or a similar one
will give an opportunity of becoming
laws, which otherwise they cannot pos
sibly have, are a number that the labor
organizations and the farmers' alliance
are numerously clamoring for; and for
the democrats to antagonize those or
ganizations so openly they are always
ready to do so secretly would mean
that the republicans would certainly
elect two-thirds, if no more, of the next
house of representatives.
It begins to look now as though the
reciprocity amendment of the tariff bill
would provide for including other coun
tries than those of South and Central
America. Senator Aldrich, who, in the
absence of Senator Morrill, is in charge
of the tariff bill, has introduced an
amendment to include coffee, tea and
hides in the amendment giving the pres
ident anthority to place a duty on such
articles coming from countries which
refuse to reciprocate by allowing our
goods free entry. Of course the ques
tion remains as yet an open one, and
will bo continue until the voting upon
the amendments shall begin.
The house has passed the bill amend
ing the eight hour law, which was asked
for by the labor organizations.
Secretary Windom has issued a call
for an additional $20,000,000 of 4 per
cent bonds upon the same terms offer
ed in the coll of August 21 par and ac
crued interest to September 1881, when
Assistant Postmaster General Clark
son retired from official life Saturday
afternoon. He will now give his whole
time until after election to the congres
sional campaign committee.
Mrs. J. M. Anderson returned from
Polk county on Tuesday evening, where
she has been to attend the funeral of her
mother. Her father accompanied her
Mr. Diefenbach of Silver Creek has
been in the neighborhood delivering
pictures and visiting friends, last Thurs
day and Friday.
L L. Albert, candidate for connty at
torney, is expected to address the open
alliance meeting at Palestine school
house next Friday evening, Sept. 12.
Miss Helen Rolf started Friday morn
ing to Oneida, 111., to attend school.
The rain last Tuesday evening pre
vented the meeting for the cemetery.
It is now appointed for next Tuesday
evening. Sept 9.
Mr. Rolfe has bought the Gilbert
place, consideration $2,100.
The Loup and Elkhorn association of
the Baptist church will meet at the
Baptist church commencing, Sept. 18,
Thursday evening, at 7:30. All invited.
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A Safe Investment.
Is one which is guaranteed to bring
yon satisfactory results, or in case of
failure a return of purchase price. On
this safe plan yon can buy from our ad
vertised druggist a bottle of Dr. King's
New Discovery for consumption. It is
guaranteed to bring relief in every case,
when used for any affection of the
throat, lungs or chest, such as consump
tion, inflammation of the lungs, bron
chitis, asthma, whooping cough, croup,
etc., etc. It is pleasant and agreeable
to taste, perfectly safe, and can always
be depended upon.
Trial bottle free at David Dowty's
in youfntielf go via Hie Union
and ydVU not regrsLit
Doctor prescribed : Castoria 1
Harrison C. Maooon of Hay Springs
was granted a pension Sept 4th.
Baeklea's Arnica Salve.
The best salve in the world for cuts,
bruises, sores, ulcers, salt rheum, fever
sores, tetter, chapped hands, chilblains,
coins, and all skin eruptions, and posi
tively cures piles, or no pay required.
It is guranteed to give perfect satisfac
tion, or money refunded. Price 25 cento
per box. For sale by David Dowty. 3
Real Estate Peals.
For the week ending Sept. 6, 1890.
All deeds warranty unless otherwise
Wm. Schilz and wife to city of Colurabns
n 80 ft out lot 29 150
J. C.Caldwell, sheriff, to W. A. McAllister
nwU.nwH. sec 20 and sw of sw1 sec
17 all in l&2w ............................ Mi
E. A. Stockslager anil wife to Antone
Zirlies i c. lots 7 and H huock 8 Lockner's
ad to Humphrey S00
V. H. Weaver to Bridget Clark, spec war
ranty, eli nw'i sec 12 and se' se' sec 1
Matildn Tibbeta and has to M. W. Corwiu
lot 2 block 1S9 city 500
U. P. Cy. Co to F. B.Wolf w' i seV, 29-19-2w S3)
E. A. Sage and wife to M. O. Saw sw!
nw4 sa-30-Ie 300
U. P. Ky. Co. to Henry Tonjon a1- sw 15
U. P. Hy. Co. to Philip Ilender .te'i ne, 25.
jvIW . QJv
H. W. Perry to A. R. Birtrh bond for deed
nwU sw' mU lS-17-lw W0
T. C. I'antwell and wife to 1. Gemini tj.c.
sJ nw 10-M-2w 1
Anna M. Salmon to 51. M. Wtcottlot2
blk SI Stevens ad 300
U. P. K. Co. to W. O. William sw'i 9-19-
4bS a a . KAJ
L. fierrard and wife to Annie Byrne j.c. s j
DW'i lU-lti-JW .
A. J. Campbell et al to J. II. Kersenbrock
et al part sw. 2202w 700
Annie Byrne and has to Bartomew Torek
84 nwli 10-W-2w 1000
Stevenson Burke and wife to Clara H.Uow-
lot ft blk 163 and lot blk 17 Columbus. 40
Clara B. Bowman and has to Lina Schon-
lau lot 6 blk 1(3 80
C, B. & Q. Ky. Co. to Jefferson Htny
n4 nwt 21-20-lw 280
U. P. By. Co. toO. C. Bnrnmn sef 35-17-
Charles Swain anil wife to Henry Kieder
lots 7 and 8 blk 12 Columbus 700
F. M. Lorxiuan and has to Thos. Preston
eeV4 25-17-le 1600
O. P. Moore and wife to O. C. Barnum lot
1 blk 16 Highland Park 20
State of Nebraska to John Riley e1-; nwli
andneUsw; lt-14-2v 810
H. K. Trnman to Wm. Webster 37 acres in
. il. Kinsley and wire to u. v . rouitps
lots 5andblk7Utrrard ml 1
State of Nebraska to John Schilz swKi swl
State of Nebraska to Geo. Scheidel nwV
The leaves are falling.
The swallows are flying homeward.
The sparrow is said to be seen in this
neighborhood this summer the first
Haying is about all dono now and the
crop is short; the peoplo are cutting
cornfodder to supply the want
Threshing is now in order; at the place
of Mr. Wuothenck tho out put was
twenty-nine bushels of oats, and thirty
bushels of wheat to the acre. Oats is
about half a crop while wheat is a good
averaere in this neighborhood
Our townsman, M.Iorowiak is enlarg
ing his dwelling house and making gen
eral improvements on his property,
Nick Bhiser is doing the work. s.
W'UKiiKAi, A joint resolution was adopted by
the leirislntuiv of tho utate of NVbni-tka. at tho
twenty-tirst session thereof, and approved Feb
ruary lat ii, A. V. ltvft. proposiUK an aiuemunenc
to the constitution of said htate, a:id that said
amendment nlnill read ns tollows. towit:
Sectionl: That at the general election to be
held ou the Tucftlny succeedinj: the first Mon
day of Novemler, A. 1). 1&90, there shall be sub-
mittetl to the electors or this state lor approval
or rejection an amendment to the constitution
of this state in won Is as follows: "The manu
facture, sale and keeping for wile of intoxicat
ing liijuors as a beverage are forever prohibited
in this otate, ami the legislature snail provide uy
law for thw enforcement of this provision."
And there shall nli-o at said election be separ
ately submitted to the electors of this state for
their approval or rejection an amendment to the
constitution of the Mate in words as follows:
"The manufacture, sale ana keeping for sale or
intoxicating liquors as a beverage shall be n
censed and remilated hv law."
Sec. 2: At such election, on the ballot of each
elector voting for the proMieed amendments to
the constitution, shall be written or printed the
words: ror proi)sed amendment lo the con
stitution, prohibiting the mnuiifucture. sale and
keeping for sale of intoxicating iiimors as a bev
erage," or "Against the prost4cd amendment to
the constitution prohibiting the manufacture,
sale ami keeping for wt'e of intoxicating liquors
as a leerage."
There shall also lie written or printed on the
ballot or each elector voting tor the proitosed
amendment to the constitution, the words:
"For uroiiosed amendment to the constitution
that the manufacture, sale and keeping for sale
or intoxicating liquors as a beverage in this
state shall be licensed and regulated by law."
or "Against said proposed amendment to the
constitution that the manufacture, naie ana
keeping for sale of intoxicating liquors as a
bexerage shall be licensed and regulated by
law." Sec. 3: If either of the said proposed amend
ments shall be approved by a majority of the
electors voting at the said election, then it shall
constitute section twenty-seven 27J of article
one 1 of the constitution of this state.
Therefore, I, John M. Thayer, Governor of the
state of Nebraska, do hereby give notice in ac
cordance with section one 1J article fifteen 15
of tho constitution and the provisions of the act
entitled "an act to provide the manner of pro
posing all amendments to the constitution and
submitting the same to the electors of the
state." Approved February 13th, A. D. 187".
that said proposed amendment will be submitted
to the qualified voters of this state for approval
or rejection at the general election to be held on
the 4th day of November, A. 0. 1890.
In witness whereof I hereunto set my hand,
and cause to be affixed the great seal of the
state of Nebraska. Dono at Lincoln this 2Ath
day of July, A. D. 1890, and the 24th year of the
Btate, and of the independence of the United
States the one hundred fifteenth.
By the Governor. JOHN M. THAYER.
Benjamin R. Cowdeby,
Seal. Secretary of State. SOjulSm
Dr. A. J. Sanders,
LONB 1SLAHD COLLEGE BOSHTAL, X.7.
Thru Years Hospitalism.
Becentlj fron U&mrsitj of Vim, Austria
P. O. BOX 33.
GRAND ISLAND, NEBRASKA.
J. D. Moobe, Pres. of Bank fir Commerce.
B. C. Howabd, Manager of U. P. Shops.
W. H. Platt, Mayor of Grand Island.
Chas. Kief, Representative.
8. N. Wolbach. State Senator.
Geo. H. Caldwell County Judge.
ipw'i i mils da.. Haoti HtiftrerH for vears
and have been the rounds of the profession at
home, wunoui receiving rcnei .""j "'."""
nothralx of treatment, are especially invited
to call. . ...
IS?" All of onr patients may expect 10 receive
good care, careful treatment and square dealing
M l.n?MAia nnftrlrinr nu a alwafB UTtUtrf
to give value received so far as possible. WUl
be at tne
Fining, Columbus, Sept. 29, '90.
fy Consultation free. Address,
Db. A. J. SANDERS.
Box 23, Grand Island, Neb.
1. J. HMD'S.
Chwper thaa may body, opposite Clotlwr how.
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Castoria is Dr. Samuel Pitcher's prescription for Iafants
amd Children. It contains neither Opium, Morphine nor
other Narcotic substance. It Is a harmless substitnte
for Paregoric, Drops, Soothing Syrups, and Castor Oil.
It is Pleasant. Its guarantee is thirty years' use by
Millions of Mothers. Castoria destroys Worms and allays
feverishness. Castoria prevents vomiting Sour Card,
cores Diarrhcea and Wind Colic Castoria relieves
teething troubles, cures constipation and flatulency.
Castoria assimilates the food, regulates the stomach
and bowels, giving healthy and natural sleep. Cas
toria is the Children's Panacea the Mother's Friend.
"Caatorla Is an excellent medicine for chll
ofcve. Mothers have repeatedly told me of Its
good effect upon their children."
Da. G. C. Osoood.
Castoria to the best remedy for children of
which I am acquainted. I hope the day is not
far distant whenmotherswillconaUer the real
Interest of their children, and use Castoria in
stead of theTarionsqnack nostrums which are
destroying their loved ones, by forcing opium,
morphine, soothing syrup and other hurtful
agents down their throats, thereby Beading
Ihcim to premature graves."
Da. J. F. KracHELOB,
Iks Cemtanr Ceapsuty, 17
amime tnef Kanges
tlemanly amd Responsible agents call onArou, as
they twill in Vew days. OurAlanes ae made
from! the BE9LT materials andf th most skilled
wortmen mxae woria.
Thele Ranees V Si
To whom it
the W. I
ice for.Uire past Jew weeks;
Co ofSt. AjoruaTitlo. We V
ranee is a
rfectbaker, cafismnos less
used, plerjtv of hot watenfell the time.
excelled fy any stove oifrano we hav
On the 19th day gt August, 1811
salesniifli for Wroiijjit Iron Itani
find it lo be all it iclaimed to
I MolKlit olMWrought
and I find it aw it is recoinm
saves one-halfftho fuel. Wil
To whomhii may cone
Thisis Jto certify Jhat I lisrtght of
Wrought lion Range OS. of St. Kouis,
can chefirfSily say thnfit givesjbntire satii
lo whojn it may coacern:
is to certify that
past tnreef years
ass range m every
ught it arin it yetand
irs and he used
est we evr tried.
purchasecLf ne of yo
Bet on hr by one
range onftof the dolrie
ith an ,
range Jm oav two logs in
e yard mnd
sunshine antrall Kinds of weather anVthere Is not a emit about iw Wo me using
the ffnge yet.Any one oubting thistatement can get my swrn statement by
mailing the request in tneir own Handwriting.
WnEBEAfl, A joint resolution was adopted by
the legislature of tho statu of Nebraska, nt the
twenty-first session thvreof.and approved March
30th, A. D. lSst. proposing an amendment to
Section Thirteen 03) of Article Six (6) of the
constitution of said stato; that said section as
amended shall read as follows, to wit:
Section 1. That section thirteen (13) of arti
cle six 16) of tht- constitution of the state of Ne
braska be amondl so as to read as follows:
Brc. 13. The judges of the supremM court
shall each receive a sslnry of thirty-five hundred
dollars (3,500) pnr annum and the judges of the
district court shall receive a salary of three
thousand dollars (3,0U0) ik.t annum, and the
salary of each shall be payable quarterly.
Sec. 2. Kach person voting in favor of this
amendment shall have written or printed upon
his ballot the following:
"For the proposed amendment to the connti
tution. relating to the salary of judg or the
supreme and district court."
Therefore. 1, John M. Tlinjer, governor of the
state of Nebraska, do hereby give notice, in ac
cordance with section one (1) article fifteen (13)
of the constitution, and the provisions of an act
entitled, "An act to provide the manner of pro
posing all amendments to thn constitution and
submitting the same to the electors of th state,"
Approved February 13th, A. l. 1877. that said
proponed amendment will be submitted to the
qualified voters of thin tat for approval or re
jection, at the general election to be held on the
4th tlay of November, A. 1). MK
In witness whereof 1 have hereunto wt my
hand and caused to be affixed the great M-al of
the state of Nebraska. Done at Lincoln, this 2rith
ilay of July, A. i. 1W, and the twenty-fourth
year of the state, and of the independence of the
United State the one hundred and fifteenth.
Uy the Governor, JOHN M. TIIAYEK.
IlKXJUflX it. ('OWDKBY,
skal.1 Secretary of State.
T. S. JAWORSKI,
IS NOT AFFECTED BY
is Sirens, Doraafa
Wind llils, f mps d hap Repairs.
One door north of Baker's barn,
Informs his friends and the public he is still
in the business and all orders will hare prompt
attention. Copies of field notes and plats fnr-
niaoea. Charges to sett the tunes, uoinmtms.
" Castoria is so well adapted to children I
I recommend It as superior to any preaeripUom
known to me."
H. A. Aacma, M. D.,
Ill So. Oxford St.. Brooklyn, N. T.
" Our physicians in the children's depart
ment have spoken highly of their experi
ence in their outside practice with Castoria.
and although we only have among our
medical supplies what is known as regular
products, yet we are free to confess that the
merits of Castoria has won us to look with
favor upon it."
United Hospital and DisrsitaABT.
Alls C Smith, Pre:,
Mimj Stnot, Haw Trk City.
careiuny woen our gen
OKAY,iieb., Anist 20. 1
rtifw wo have Seen nsitra HonieiComfort
naf hased from the talvelinir salesman for
sav to nw fnen Js and neighbors, th
el than an- stoveJor range to have ever
tauor convenience jro uuniyii cannot. o
vemseun. I jibs. u. ji. jlhuiwto.v.
iGexoX N.. September 1, 1811
purchased of MrJFrank Cnnelly, trading
one If the IJbme Comfort ItanJes, and
gives perfect saiisfactionin every rApeot.
Co. of SV.
nis, a Homo CorBfc Range
as a cooker cJHmet and
it to nf nl
ighbors as a gosd baker and
A. If Romsox,
GENOAfeb.? Anist 18, 1800.
lellvf salesman torn the
ne of the Hoil
itnfort ItangeJ; and
Jtms II. Lawrewe.
of th Hoi
mmentl it to
as being a
tlia were mloui
We Mave beeff in the hi
ty, t la., reiiffiaf
ear larvl we
beingJhmlt of nchine it n
Whenthe fire had sfied down
e got our
warpe praces andaid rhem
tuenf in tapir refpectivoxnjnc
cooled on ltmor ihreo monjbs i
TlIK X-IUUKK ."
fhc figure 0 in our dates will make a long stay.
So man or woman now living will ever date a
iocument without using the figure 0. It stands
In the third place in 1890, where it will remain tea
years and then move up to tecoud place In 1900,
where It will rest for one hundred years.
There is another "9" which has also come to stay.
It is unlike the figure & in our dates in the respect
that It has already moved up to first place, where
It will permanently remain. Uli called the "No.
i" High Arm Wheeler & Wilson Sewing Machine.
The "No. V" was endorsed for first place by the
experts of Europe at the Paris Exposition of 18881,
where, after a severecontest with the leading ma
chines of the world. It was awarded the only
Grand Irize given to family sewing machines, all
others on exhibit having received lower awards
of gold medals, etc The French Government
also recognized itssuperiority by thedecorationot
Mr. Nathaniel Wheeler, Vresldentof the company,
with the Cro-s of the Legion or Honor.
The "No. 0" is not an old machine Improved
upon, but is an entirely new muchlno, and the
Grand Prize at Paris was awarded it as the grand
est advance in sewing machine mechanism of the
age. Those who buy it can rest assured, there,
fore, of having the very latest and best.
WHEELER & WILSON MTG CO,
185 and 187 Wabash At., Coksffc
6. W. KIBLER, Leigi, Nefcr.
Contractors and Builders.
Call on ns and get prices before entering iato
contract for your wof
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