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; Are: now moving their old building to
.temporary quarters in the street west
-t)f Boettcher's and will begin at onoe
"the erection of their new building,
.- 21x100 f L, two stories high and of brick,
." o'n the site of the old one. Until the
' "'-Js: finished, they will be delighted to
' "welcome all comers, who wish to pro--'-vide
They have always acted upon the prin
..ciple that the best business is that when
"the. .customer gladly comes again to
.-bliy. -The kind of
-That this firm sell are MADE FOR
.COMFORT AND FOR WEAR, and
ARE NOT EXCELLED ANYWHERE.
Fair dealing every time is the remark
of oven the boys who deal with
Plymouth : Rock
SINGli-COMB, WHITE LEGHORN,
. (Both thoroughbred,) egg6, for hatching, for
bate, at $UU) for one setting of IS eggs.
JZ,'Onlers from a distance romptJy filled.
II. r. COOL1DGE,
I CANDY : AND : N
s Received at Rasmussen's yester- j
5 day. 2.000 lbs. of THE FINEST :
CANDY ever brought to Colum- E
E bus. Also 1,000 lbs. of nuts. 5
j Special prices on large lots. s
E Call and see it. as it comprises s
E something new in tho candy line.
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f UBNITUBE !
Having purchased the large stock of furni
ture of Joha Gisin on Eleventh Street, I offer
everything uu hands, fine Parlor Sets, Bed-room
Iwems, Icdstuis. Stfas,
and everytliing belonging to the furniture busi
ness, AT GREATLY REDUCED PRICES before
New Year's. Call soon for bargains.
NEW YOE STATE APPLES
Herman Oehlrich i Bra's.
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WKDME8DAX. DECEMBER 21, 1892.
A. AN. TIME TABLE.
Leave t Columboa
" David City
Arrives at Lincoln
The passenger leaves Lincoln at 6:40 p. m., and
rrives at Colnmfeas 925 p. m; the freight leaves
Lincoln at 4;40 a. m., and ottm at Colnmboa at
320 p. m.
Atlantic E... 7:15 a. m
Chicago Ks... 12:55 p. m
Limited 4-05 p. m
Col. Local.... 6:00 a. m
Pacific Ex.... 105 p. m
Denver Ex.... 120 p. m
Limited 55 p. m
Local Fr't.... 70 a. m
No. S. Fast Mail, carries passengers
through points. Going west at 830 p. m., ar-
at uenver i :u a. m.
LINCOLN, COLUMBUS AND SIOUX CITT.
Passenger arrives from 8ioux City. ....12 30 p. m
leaves Cohuabes for Lxnc'n. 1:15 p. m
' arrives froSrincoln 50 p. m
" leaves forBioax City 5:10 p. m
Mixed leaves for Sioux City .aSS11 m
Mixed arrives liMWp. m
FOB ALBION AND CIDAB BAPID8.
Mixed leaves .
220 p. m
gone ip Mtices-
EP-All noUces under this heading will be
charged at the rate of S2 a year.
m j.vn 1HHN TYDRE No. 58. A. F. & A. M.
-V. Regular meetings 2d Wednesday in i each
All brethren invited to attend.
Gns. B. Srncx. W. M.
G us. G. Bbcbxb, Sec'y. 2iul'
meets Tuesday evenings m eat"
week at their hall on Thirteenth
trmt. Visiting brethren cordially
invited. H. B. Fauble, N.G.
W. K. NoTESTMN. Sec'y. 27jan91-tf
REORGANIZED CHURCH OF LATTER-DAY
Saints hold regular services every Sunday
at 1 n. m- nrxver meeunj
on Wednesday evening
at Uieir chai
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orth street ana racinc
All are cordially invitea.
Elder li. J. Hudson, r-resiueui.
Sale bills printed at this office.
Come to The Journal for job work.
Mixed candy 10c per lb. at Young's.
Go to Herrick's for music cabinets.
J.H. Galley, sole agent for Standard
Candy from 10c to 75c per pound at
Read Rasmussen's candy local in
another place. 2
"Have yon seen E. D. Fitzpatrick's
show windows?" 5t
Tuesday noon, and still it snows, and
it snows still like.
Rabbits were trackable hereabouts,
Blankets, comforts and quilts at
Galley's. Keep warm.
Born, Thursday last to Mrs. August
Dietrich, a daughter.
Go to Young's for your Christmas
candy, nuts, fruit, etc. 4-1
Still some cases of diphtheria near
Clarkson, Colfax county.
A Merry, Merry Christmas to all
readers of The Joubnai . ... 5
Dr. E. H. Nauman's dental parlors
in North block, 13th street h tf
M. C. Hanchett and family of Pales
tine have moved to Stanton, r
The finest line of confectionery ever
Born, Dec. 12, to Mrs. M. C. Bloe
dorn of Humphrey, a daughter.
John Curran of Nance county was
in the city Thursday on bnsiness.
Mr. Herrick says he never had so
many goods on his floors as today.
Dr. T. R. Clark, successor to Dr.
Schug, Olive st In office at nights.
A fine line of silk handkerchiefs and
mufflers for the holidays, at Galley's.
Eye and Ear surgeon, Dr. E. T.
Allen, 309 Ramge block, Omaha, Neb.
Mrs. M. E. Tavlor is installed
Friedhors store as one of their clerks.
A full line of Standard patterns,
just received and opened at J. H.Galley's,
Gns. Kohler, a former resident of
Columbus, arrived in the city Saturday.
W. A. McAllister, Esq., was in at
tendance on District Court at Schuyler.
Senator Paddock has introduced a
bill pensioning J. D. Keller of Richland.
The finest diamonds and watches in
the city, at A. J. Arnold's jewelry store.
Mrs. Lorey has been recommended
for appointment as postmistress at Mad
ison. The largest and best stock of canned
goods at Rasmussen's. Special prices by
the case. -
The ladies are making preparations
to hold their open musical soon after the
David Anderson of South Omaha,
formerly of this city, is reported as
Just received a full line of jackets
and coats for the Christmas trade at J.
William Meays received last week a
thoroughbred Shropshire ram, weight
Trade at Arnold's and get chances on
the valuable presents to be given away,
January 1st, '93.
Rev. J. W. Scott, the new pastor of
the Baptist church, preaches occasion
ally at Schuyler.
Horses for sale at John Wiggins's
corner next Saturday afternoon. John
Bring your job work to The Journal-
rooms for correctness, promptness
and fair, living prices.
C. P. R. Williams, the talented and
genial editor of the Grand Island Times,
was in the city Monday.
The Farmers' club will hold their
next meeting the 30th, 10 o'clock, a. m.,
at B. W. Young's residence.
Mr. Herrick says he never sold so
many Christmas presents as this year,
yet his stock is hardly broken. 3-1
Furniture, furniture, furniture of
all kinds. Call at Wagner's on Eleventh
street, John Gism's old stand.
The celebrated Quick-Meal, and
Monarch gasoline stoves, the best in the
market. For sale by A. Boettcher. 4tf
Some of our citizens were out sleigh
riding Monday Tnorning. The snow and
the weather were just about right
When in need of an auctioneer, call
on Dave Smith. He will act for you
with promptness, safety and dispatch, tf
Died, at her home near St Bernard,
Dec 14th, Tina Borne, daughter of Gott
lieb Borne, deceased. Humphrey Dem
ocrat Don't forget the fair and social this
S Wednesday) evening, at the rooms over
arber's store Admission 10 cents, re
Children Cry for
A. C. Pickett expects to go west
John E. Hoffaian has purchased fo
J'. A. Van Schoik his oil business, and
has taken to the road.
Chief of Police Coleman shot a dog
yesterday, supposed to be mad and be
longing to John Gisin.
I. Gluck, who was very seriously ill
Sunday, with kidney trouble, was re
ported better yesterday.
-Wm., Becker and J. C. Swartsley
have dissolved partnership, Oscar Burns
of Osceola having bought Mr. Becker's
Each dollars worth of goods bought
at J. H. Galley's for cash, entitles you to
a ticket for silverware, etc Everybody
Our Holiday stock of toys and fine
Christmas presents is immense. Our
prices save you 25 per cent or more.
F. H. Lamb & Co.
A fine lot of horses will be offered
for sale at Wiggins's corner next Satur
day afternoon, at 2 o'clock. John
For every cash purchase of $1.50 at
Arnold's you get a chance on the valua
ble tea set and other presents to be given
away, January lsV93. 5t
Washington Fulton has sold his in
terests in property in Colfax county, and
will, we learn, shortly go west "to grow
up with the country."
Brother Bradford of the Platte Cen
ter Reporter was in town Monday, and
gave The Journal the cheer of his
countenance for a few minutes.
The Reporter says: that James Bur
rows is now a resident of Platte Center,
and has gone into business with John
Moffitt in real estate and insurance.
Died, in Schuyler, Dec 13, of old
age, James Edmonson, aged 80 years.
He was one of the early settlers of Col
fax county, and a respected citizen.
If you want a bargain in a single
lmrsA or team, attend the auction sale,
Saturday afternoon, Dec 24th, 2 o'clock,
t Trr:iD'o nmnr .Tnlin HtitiAr. ant-
at Wiggins's corner. John Huber, auc
Gus G. Becher was elected one of
the vice presidents of the Nebraska
State league of local loan and building
associations at the meeting at Lincoln
Arnold Oehlrich has purchased of
Mrs. Gottschalk, for $500, the lot on the
corner of North and Fifteenth streets,
and will erect thereon a residence in the
Miss Kittie Cowdery, of Lincoln, is
in the city, a guest of Mr. and Mrs. Frank
North Landlord J. G. Pollock, of the
Meridian Hotel, Colnmbus, is in the city.
Wanted, a situation, in the city by
an able-bodied young man, to do chores
morning and evening, for his board and
lodging while attending school. Address
F., care of Journal.
The churches are all making great
preparation for Christmas celebrations.
Most of them will have their exercises
Saturday evening. Tho Presbyterians
are preparing a cantata.
E. M. Newman and family, of Colum
bus, and C. C. Roberts, wife and daugh
ter, of Neligh, were in attendance at the
funeral of D. Wenrick, last Sunday.
Newman Grove Era.
C. E. Harrington & Co. are the only
coal dealers that handle tho pure Ken
tucky lump coal in Columbus, also Rock
Springs, Canon City and hard coals. We
only sell ono kind of coal out of each
Alongside the announcement that
Columbus is to have a new paper run in
the interest of the A. P. A., the Lincoln
Journal says: "there will be need of a
poor house in that sprightly city before
William Meayes shipped a car load
of sweet corn to D. M. Ferry & Co. last
week. "Nebraska has been' doing this
kind of business for years, and producers
and dealers have found it mutually
.Tnsenh Drinnin had 17 acres to corn
this year that averaged 59 2-5 bushels to
tho acre. The ground was oats stubble
plowed in August, and the after growth
pastured down. This kind of prepara
tion seems best for all kinds of grain.
John T. Wiesman of Lincoln, Ne
braska, was in the city Wednesday. He
was formerly a U. P. employe; he now
runs an insurance train accident line
and doubtless is one of the benefactors
of mankind, as they pay claims by wire.
Carl T. Seeley of the Madison Chron
icle was in the city Monday, and gave
The Journal- a pleasant call. He had
been to Omaha and had purchased a job
press to give him added facilities to
handle the increasing business of his
O. L. Baker and his troop have' fine
sport chasing jack rabbits and wolves
with their hounds. It would be a hard
master to find dogs that can "turn" a
real old " hit-the-earth-in-high-spots "
jack rabbit quicker than the Colnmbus
The semi-weekly Lincoln Journal
and the Columbus Journal, both, when
paid one year in advance, 82.75. Sub
scribe now, and get the benefit. The
Lincoln paper is issued on Tuesdays apd
Fridays, and is almost as good as a daily
to the busy man.
A two year old 6on of Julius Ernst,
of Shell Creek precinct, died Sunday of
fever and was buned 'ixiesday in me
Lutheran cemetery north of town, Rev."
Hantel officiating at the ceremonies. Uur
sympathy is extended to the bereaved
family. Schuyler Sun.
The Monroe Looking Glass says:
that George Taylor was a Monroe visitor
this week; that Charles Kelley is about
to buy out the Monroe Lumber Com
pany's business; that Mrs. Shannon re
turned to Columbus, Wednesday, after a
two weeks' visit with W. T. Strother and
District court convened in this city
Monday, with Judge Allen on the bench.
Judge Sullivan of Columbus wore the
judicial ermine the balance of the week,
as there were a number of cases in which
Judge Allen had been retained in before
succeeding to the judgeship. Madison
Thursday last D. C. Kavanaugh was
in attendance at the session of the State
Association of Sheriffs at Fremont. The
objects of the meeting were to discuss
matters of interest pertaining to the
temporary occupation they find them
selves engaged in, and also to get better
acquainted with each other.
The county teachers monthly meet
ing was held in the high school building
Saturday afternoon. The program was
not fully carried out owing to a number
being absent Hereafter there will be
but one association in the county, to
meet once a month, the first to be held
at Platte Center the second Saturday in
The Leigh World says that Mrs.
Amanda Nichols, who owns the section
of pasture land north of that town, is
having a residence erected on the place
and will move there in the spring. Her
son C. E. is looking after the work.
Mrs. Nichols is a daughter of Walter
Craig of Cadiz, Ohio, and well known to
many Journal readers.
In the Loup City Independent, we
notice that on Nov. 30th, at the home of
the bride's mother, at Sturges, South
Dakota, S. B. Cowles, formerly of this
county, was married to Miss Mary Hop
per. Mr. Cowles has been the Union
Pacific station agent at Loup City for
the past year. Mr. Cowles has many
friends here who will wish him well in
bis new relations.
Children Cry for
At first your advertisement may be seen and
A few times seen, it is more kindly rated;
Forever seen, it every purse unlocks.
Persistent advertising is "what knocks."
Kansas City Star.
The Humphrey Democrat warns its
readers against two noted incendiaries
now in the midst of that city. The lives
of the desperate characters are set forth
in detail, and their special methods of
work, and also the places where they
may usually be found, lneir names are
Mr. Ash Pail and Mr. Stove Pipe.
We notice the following in the Cedar
Bapids Republican, concerning a former
citizen of Colnmbus: "An interesting
meeting is now going on at the Baptist
church. Rev. L. J. Baker, of Albion, is
preaching very able and effective ser
mons every evening. The attendance at
the meetings is good and the prospect
for a general awakening is encouraging.''
Since election, there have been born
in this immediate neighborhood, sixteen
boys, all of republican parents, and but
one girl, and she of democratic paren
tage D. F. Davis's daughter. If the
"powers that be," (as the inference is),
are taking this method of aiding the
republican to victory in the presidential
campaign of 1916, the democracy may as
well leave that contest out of their
Willio Meikleson had the misfortune
to get his left hand caught in a corn
sheller Wednesday afternoon while shell
ing at Whittaker's place. He was
brought to town. Dr. J. C. McKinley
dressed the hand and found it necessary
to amputate the first and second fingers
of the hand at the second joint Will is
staying at H. Peiper's place until he re
covers sufficiently to go home. He lives
in Shell Creek precinct Leighlorld.
An nld fflrrasf thna tnlkn of the oats
crop: "it is bounteous in yield; it is the
most popular horse feed; for sheep there
is no equal to it; its importance as a
grain ration for sill young animals has
been so thoroughly established that all
stock raisers raise oats for the wean
lings, colts, calves, lambs and pigs; it is
introduced into nearly all chop feeds; it
is a clean crop for the land; the surplus
will ordinarily bring a fair price on the
Every day is adding to our list of
subscribers, but there is yet plenty of
room for more. We give you now, The
Journal and the Lincoln Semi-weekly
Journal, both, one year, when paid in
advance, for 82.75. Subscription can
begin at any time. Now is the time to
subscribe. The Lincoln Journal is issued
Tuesdays and Fridays, and will give you
a mass of news that you cannot hope to
equal anywhere for the money. Both
M. H. Barber, editor of the Nance
County Journal, is an applicant for the
position of Commandant of the Soldiers'
Home at Grand Island. Having been a
soldier of the republic, he would have a
sympathetic, brotherly feeling for the
"old boys" under his charge, and having
been a Nebraska editor for the past
eight years, he would appreciate the
public importance of honesty, capability
and fidelity. If he should be so fortu
nate as to get the appointment, we feel
sure that he would honor himself and
the state in the discharge of the im
portant duties of the position.
From the Newman Grove Era we
glean tho following: Daniel Wenrick's
team "becoming frightened at some poles
he was handling he attempted to hold
them by catching hold of some part of
the harness, and the team running close
to a straw stack crushed him between
the wagon and the stack, and was then
thrown under the wheels, in which posi
tion he was found, still conscious. At
the stack the team broke loose from the
wagon. An examination revealed the
fact that his collar bone, both shoulders
and several ribs were broken. He died
about one o'clock the following day."
The accident occurred on the 8th. Mr.
Wenrick lived two miles south of New
man Grove, and was in his 67th year.
John Gerrard, a young man who has
been working for Norman Himes on his
farm near Richland, now languishes in
jail for attempting to pass a forged
check for five dollars. He was in town
Friday and proceeded to get drunk in
the most approved fashion and while in
this condition, he says, wrote out a
check for five dollars, and signed Mr.
Himes's name to it He tried to pass it
in one or two places at Dworak & Dol
zal's saloon and at SchuBter & Kolm's
restaurant, but it was easily detected to
be a forgery and the gentleman was
arrested by Sheriff Kroeger and locked
up. He acts very penitent now and says
he would never have thought of doing
such a thing had he not been drunk.
F. W. Dworack of Schuyler was not
just right in more particulars than one,
it seems. The Sun says that during his
absence his wife took it upon herself to
open a very suspicious missive that
arrived through the post-office with his
other mail, and behold it was a message
of love from a young girl at Columbus!
Mrs. D. answered it, explaining matters
and her own distressed situation. She
received a polite reply, an apology of
course, that is the way Columbus
young ladies always do when they find
themselves in tho wrongl, stating that
Mr. Dworak represented himself as a
single man and the writer was thankful
to be posted as to the status of him.
This, too, is the unvarying way of the
Columbus voung girl her affections are
so strong, and her gratitude so respon
sive, that even such small favors as the
one referred to, are very thankfully re
ceived. The Schuyler and Columbus papers,
(other than The Journal) have had con
siderable to say about Will. Foster and
one of the Fox sisters. It seems that
the young couple wanted to get married,
and two of Miss Fox's sisters opposed
the match, and succeeded in getting
their sister to go home with them. This
did not please the young man. He
could not 'so easily give up the girl of
his affections. The Schuyler Sun winds
up the latest information with these
words: "We since hear from a reliable
source that the outcome is the couple
will be married after all. The sticking
point was the girl is a Catholic, he be
longs to the broad, wide, wicked world.
He has consented to 'jine the church,'
which makes all things better than they
ever were before! The prospective
groom has a reputation of always having
been a hard-working, industrious, sober
The laws of this state require in
struction in the public schools on the
subject of stimulants and narcotics, but
to what extent this instruction has been
given has not generally been known, but
it has been supposed that the instruction,
here and there at least, was not very
thorough, and so the state superintend
ent is determined to find ont something
about the matter, so as to give the facts
in his forthcoming report. Consequent
ly, he has sent to each county superin
tendent a list of questions to be answer
ed. It will be interesting to read the
answers in several counties that we know
of, among them Douglas, Dodge, Colfax,
Cuming, Butler and Platte: "Is physio
logical temperance taught regularly and
systematically in your schools? During
what portion of the year? For how
many weeks? How many lessons a week?
How many minutes to a lesson? Is this
instruction oral or through text books?
What text books, if any, are used? How
many of your schools are supplied with
illustrative charts? Are the same tests
of proficiency required in this study as
in geography and other subjects? Is in
struction in this subject given to all
grades of pupils in the schools or is it
given to those only who study the gen
eral subject of physiology?"
Children Cry for
' JofHaney was at Humphrey Wed
nesday. G. W. Kibler of Leigh was in the city
George Lehman is home again from
Fred. Jewell of Oconee was in the city
C. D. Murphy of Hunphrey was in the
, , Mazetta Wheeler was at home
Sanday from her school at Oconee.
Miss Gertie Wells is expected home
from St Paul today, to pass the holidays.
Wash. Fulton, was in the city Thurs
day hia first visit to the burg in a long
Miss Sate Carrig and Nellie Deneen
of Platte Center were visitors to the city
Miss Louie Stewart went to Silver
Creek Monday to remain until after
W. F. Beckett of Genoa, passed
through the city Monday homeward
bound from Lincoln.
Col. J. R. Meagher was at Grand Island
Tuesday night, at the camp fire in honor
of Commander Weiasart
Gas. Speice returned Wednesday from
Oklahoma. He reports things very lively
down in that "neck o' woods."
Miss Alice Quinn returned home Sat
urday from a visit to Iowa and Illinois.
She has been away since July.
Mrs. G. W. Phillips and Mrs. C. E.
Pollock visited their sister, Mrs. Win
terbotham, at Genoa last week.
-W, alter Heary of Ck-teaa, Montana,
arrived in the city Wednesday on a visit
to his parents for the holidays. He looks
in godd health, and says he likes the
Mr. and Mrs. Oscar Bnrnes have moved
here from Osceola and expect to make
this their future home. They are now
living with Mrs. Burns's parents, Mr. and
Joseph St Louis and James Sandis
land of Boone county were in the city
Monday, on their way to Grand Island
to attend a session of the State Alliance,
District 44 and Vicinity.
This is the kind of winter weather
Miss Alice Quinn arrived homo Satur
day from Bureau county, HI., where she
has been spending the past five months
In our list of new bee-keepers, which
we gave you recently, we uninteptionally
omitted A. W. Clark, who also purchased
a hive of Italian bees, and we fancy now,
we can hear A. W. halloa "outch," the
first time he gets punctured with the
Sam. Drinnin, George Drinnin and
Frank Stevenson are now settled down
to work in the Fremont Normal school.
George Drinnin writes to his father a
letter dated December 9, in which he
says: "Send the pad-lock with Willie
Browner when he comes; we need it on
the coal bin."
Willie Higgins, who works for M.
Sheedy, is proving himself a rustler in
the corn fields this fall; after husking
fifty acres of heavy corn for Mr. S. two
weeks ago, he went on upper Shell
Creek with a team, husked out M.
Hogan's field of corn and is now work
ing back home, cleaning the corn fields
up as he comes.
Protect your apple trees from the
ravages of the brush rabbit. The past
summer was favorable for rearing their
young, and there are large numbers of
them in the fields, and as soon as we get
snow, they will surely girdle the trees in
the orchard, unless they are protected.
Look to your best interest nt once. Of
course strawberry beds and grape vines
are all nicely covered and no barm will
f 0nne -to them.
Died in Fire.
Saturday night last about fifteen miles
southwest of this city occurred a sad
accident, the like of which is seldom
Mr. and Mrs. Martin Zuraski lived in
a sod house He was about sixty years
Old, and had the reputation of being a
hard drinker. They have lived there the
past ten or twelve years latterly alone,
a son living east of Columbus, and a
daughter in Omaha.
At 11 o'clock of the night mentioned,
so says Mrs. Zuraski, ho told her to
build up the fire, when she, looking up,
noticed that the ceiling was on fire, and
told him so. He immediately knocked
the pipe down, thinking, doubtless, that
was the best thing to do, while she made
her escape, and was under tho impres
sion that he had followed closely after
her, bnt in this she was mistaken, as was
afterwards proved, his remains being
found in tho debris of the burned build
ing. One strange thing, however, about
this, as we are told, is that not a single
trace can be found of the head of the
.Mr. Z. was in tins city on Friday last,
doing some trading, and started for
We give below a list of presents re
ceived by the happy couple:
China dinner set, Mr. and Mrs. Jonas Welch;
Misses Nellie and Martha Welch, parlor lamp;
Charles Welch, punch set; Mr. and Mrs. Wm.
Welch, rocking chair; Master Bob Welch, silver
nut crackers; Mr. and Mrs. J. Hoffman, set fruit
knives; Mr. and Mrs. 11. H. Henry, chamber set;
Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Galley, tablo linen and bed
spread; Miss Ethel Galley, silver sugar shell and
butter knife; Mr. and Mrs. Sam Galley, table
linen; Mrs. 8. A. Rickly, tablo linen; Mr. and
Mrs. Morey, lamp; Mamie Morey, tooth pick
holder: Charlie Morey, pepper holder; Mr. and
Mrs. H. Newman, silver cake stand; Mr. and
Mrs. ('. A. Newman, carving set; Ernest Meays,
water pitcher; Wm. Meays, set dinner plates:
Mr. and Mrs. H. J. Hudson, berry set; Mr. and
Mrs. J. C. Echols, fruit dish; Mr. and Mrs. C. A.
Brindley, crumb tray; Anna E. Becher, vinegar
bottle: Mrs. C. A. Brindley, linen towels; Mr.
and Mrs. G. W. Fulton, pair of vases; Mr. and
Mrs. J. N. Taylor, silver card receiver; Mr. and
Mrs. C. H. Sheldon, glass water set; Mr. and
Mrs. J. C. Copeland, silver tea spoons; Jacob
and Emma Outer, pair pictures, frames and
throw; Mrs. J. P. Becker and children, hand
painted cup and saucer: Mr. and Mrs. Nichols,
parlor lamp; Jessie and Delia Newman, fancy
tmktf plate; Miss Mazie Elliott, jewel case; the
Kisses Tiffany, fancy rug; Mr. and Mrs. Beaver,
set of knives and forks; Mrs. George Galley, sr.,
family bible; Mr. and Mrs. Reinke and daughter,
table linen; Amy and Martha Galley, linen
towels; Gas8ie and Maud Meays, pair of towels.
ResolatioBs of Condolence.
Headquarters Union Camp, S. of V. )
Columbus, Nebr., Dec. 13, 1892.
Whereas, Brother J. C. Tschudy and
family having by Divine decree been
bereaved of their son in its infancy,
therefore be it
Resolved, that this camp extend its
sympathy to them in their hour of trial,
and be it further
' Resolved, that a copy of these resolu
tions be furnished the city papers, and a
copy spread upon the minutes of this
camp. Also a copy be sent to Brother
Tschudy and family.
Chas. D. Whjbon, )
A. E. Searl, Com.
Bert. J. Galley, )
List of letters remaining in the post
office at Columbus, Nebraska, for the
week ending Dec. 20, 1892:
J. W. Tiles,
G. A. Moulton.
Miss SoDhie Johnson.
Miss Marie Jenni,
Mrs. 8. A. McKinney, Mrs. Tracy McDonald.
Parties calling for the above letters
will please say "advertised."
Cabi. Kbameb. F. M.
Usefnl Holiday Goods.
We have by far the largest stock of
fancy chairs, parlor suits, misses' parlor
cabinets or almost anything you may
wish in the furniture line. We invite
yon to look our stock over; you will be
welcome whether you wish to buy or not.
If yon fail to call, you will miss a treat
F.W. Herrick. 2
Dae. 26V3, a check for fl&OO.payable
to bearer, oa the Commercial bank, and
given by R. Eoenig, was lost by the un
dersigned. owner. The publio is hereby
warned against negotiating for the same.
3t J. Bf. Galley.
GALLKY-WKLCH-At the residence of tho
bride's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Jonas Welch, on
Thursday, the 15th. at 4 p. ro., by Elder 11. J.
Hudson, George Galley, Jr., and Miss Carrie E.
Mr. Mel. Watts acted as best man, and Miss
Martha Welch,, sister of the bride, as bride's
maid. Among the sixty-eight friends and rela
tives present, were some of the oldest settlers of
the county. Indeed, the happy couple them
selves are about as old settlers hero as they could
well be, one having been born in Nance, the
other in Platte county.
Tbx Journal- with the hundreds of friends of
the happy couple, congratulate them upon
their life partnership and wishes them in abund
ance, tho good things of earth.
Advertisements under this head five cents a
line each insertion.
WM.8CHILTZ makes boots and shoes in the
best styles, and uses only the very best
stock that can be procured in the market. 52-tf
Tuesday afternoon, and aro correct and reliable
at the time.
SI 502 00
In the matter of tho estate of Harry M. Morey,
NOTICE is hereby given that in pursuance of
an order of J. J. Sullivan, judge of the
district court of Platte county, made on the 15th
day of October, 1S92, for the sale of the real
estate hereinafter described, there will bo sold
and the undivided one-half interest in t he west
one-half of the southeast quarter (8. E. Ji) sec
tion twenty-one (21), township seventeen (17),
range 1 east in Platte county, Nebraska, subject
to a mortgage of $3,525.00 on the entire interest.
Sale will be held at the Morey residence on the
premises above described at tho hour of 1 o'clock
p. m. on the 7th day of January, 1893. Said wale
wUlremain open one hour.j()HN p
Administrator of the estate of Harry M. Morey,
The State of Nebbaska, )
County of Platte, )
In the County Court, in and for said County.
In the matter of the estate of Thomas Thom
azin, deceased, late of said County.
At a session of the County Court for ouid
County, holden at the County Judge's office in
Columbus, in Bald County, on the 2nd day of
December, A. D., 1892. present, W. N. Hensley,
County Judge. On reading and filing the duly
verified petition of (Jeorge Thoniazin. praying
that letters of administration be issued to Mary
Ann Thotnazin, on the ettate of said decedent.
Thereupon, it is ordered that the 21th day of
December, A. D., 1892, at 10 o'clock, a. m., I)
assigned for the hearing of raid petition nt the
County Judge's office in said county.
And it is further ordered, that due legal notice
bo given of the pendency and hearing of xaid
petition by publication in Tun Columbus
Joubnal, for three successive publications.
Dated, Columbus, Neb., Dec. 2nd. 1892.
W. N. HENSLEY.
7dec-3t County Judge.
NOTICE OF SALE UNDEK CHATTEL
Notice is hereby given that by virtue of threo
chattel mortgages, which aro hereinafter de
One dated May 19th. 1892, and duly filed and
recorded, in-the. office -of. the. Cimntx.CLirk.-af.
Platto County, Nebraska, on the said 19th day
of May, 18S2, and executed by David Carrig to
The Columbus State Bank, of Columbus, Ne
braska, to secure the payment of the sum of
$2,730.00. and upon which there is due at the
first publication hereof, the sum or $z,bZ'J.is.
Ono dated June 9th, 1892, and duly filed and
recorded in the office of tho County Clerk of
Platte County, Nebraska, on the said 9th day of
June, 1892. and executed by David Carrig to
John F. Dineen, to secure the payment of the
sum of $300.00, and upon which there is due at
the first nnblication hereof, the sum of 2315.G0.
One dated August 29th. 1892, and duly filed
and recorded in the office of the County Clerk
of Platte County, Nebraska, on the 80th day of
August, 1892, and executed by David Carrig to
James G. Boeder, as trustee for George Wagner,
Albers & Company. S. S. Veil, and It. II. Henry,
executor of the estate of Androw Henry, de
ceased, to secure the payment of the sum of
$3,000.00. and upon which there is due at the first
publication hereof, the sum of $3,500.00.
Default having been made in the payment of
each of the said sums of money, and no suit or
other proceedings at law having been instituted
to recover said debt, or any part thereof, there
fore we will sell the property in each and all of
said mortgages described, viz:
Two black geldings 4 and 5 years old, ono bav
mare 5 years old, one black mare 5 years old,
one black mare colt 3 years old, one bay horse
colt 1 year old, ono bay mare colt 1 year old,
two black mnres 11 years old each, also the in
crease of said mares since May 19th. 1S92, forty
nine stock hogs abont 20 months old, together
with the increase of said hogs sinco May 19th,
1892, two lumber wagons, two mowing machiaes,
one twine binder, four sets or double harness,
three plows, one corn planter, two Polled-Angus
bulls each two years old, fifty-one head of steers
2 and 3 years old, 41 cows from 3 to 5 years old,
together with the increase of said cows from
May 19th, 1892, six yearling steers and fivo year
ling heifers, twenty-five head of Polled-Angus
calves, also a great quantity of corn, oats and
wheat, being ail of the corn, oats and wheat or
other grain raised by the said David Carrig dur
ing the year 1892, also all other personal property
on said mortgagor's farm, at public auction at
the dwelling-house pnd farm of the said David
Carrig, in Lost Creek Township, in Platte
County, Nebraska, on the 22nd day of December.
1892, at the hour of 10 o'clock, a. at., of said
COLUMBUS STATE BANK,
JOHN F. DINEEN,
JAMES G. REEDER. Tmjstee,
Looting for a shade the
Best of It?
We can give it to you on the price
of an umbrella with gold or silver
fiO HA :Fcr a- Sil3c -Caa- fiQ en
Hi.JJ "bxolla. -rcroxtSa. tpO.OU
We are closing out several other
fSWatch our wiudow for our 2oc
ED. J. NIEWOHNER,
Sin ( Utt Big Walch.
S. E. MARTY,
FRESH AND SET MM
1 aivTvntfc atarMt, Cohuabma, fb.
at public vendue, for casb, the louowme ue
scribed real estate, to wit: The undivided one
half intorpot in tlie snnthwest nuarter (S. W. ')
Spill Mty Ofiriii! Smtoal Mbj Swp!
Offer some Special
Do not fail to
A Pew Good Things in CLOAKS!
ChUdren's Cloaks, ages 4 to 12 years. In above, we offer
a heavy Melton Beaver in tan color with cape trimmed in light
tan Angora, for the low price of $5.00, worth $7.50. Do not
fail to see this garment.
32-inch long Navy Blue Beaver trimmed, in grey fur, a
showv garment, at $8.50, worth $12.00.
32-inch long black wool diagonal, full reverse tmd loops
of Astrakhan fur, silk-faced, at the low price of $12.00 each,
worth $15.00. ....
32-inch long Lady's Keefer, splendid quality of tan wool
Beaver, full shawl collar of wild-cat fur, half silk-lined, at
$15.00. worth $20.00. We also have an elegant line of plain
cloth Reefers, from $5.00 and up.
Silk brocaded Handkerchiefs at 10, 15, 25 and 50 cents.
Japanese embroidered silk Handkerchiefs at 25, 35,50 and
75 cents. ,
Gents' initial Japanese silk Handkerchiefs, any letter
An elegant line of chiffon Handkerchiefs.
Hem-stitched Handkerchiefs, colored border or plain
white, at 5, 10, 15 to 25 cents.
SILKS ! SILKS ! !
Surah Silks, all colors, at 25 cents a yard.
Elegant quality Surah Silk, at 65 and 75 cents a yard.
Black Pou De Soi, 20-inch wide, the best wearing Silk
made, at $1.00 a yard.
24-inch wide heavy gros grain Silk, at $1.25 a yard.
Elegant gros grain Silk, warranted to-'give perfect wear
and satisfaction, at $1.50 to $2.00 a yard.
Wo wish to call your attention to our elegant Stock of
Dress Goods, tho largest west of Omaha.
CARPETS and RUGS !
A new invoice of Carpets and Rugs just received. Wo
have a splendid line of patterns and guarantee satisfaction.
FRIEDHOF & CO.,
m w w w
BECHER, JEGGI & CO.,
REAL - ESTATE - LOANS, - INSURANCE
MONEY TO LOAN ON FARMS at lowest rates of interest, on short or long time, in amonn t
to suit applicants.
RONDED ARSTRACTER8 OF TITLE to nil real estate in Plntte county.
. Represent THE LEADING INSURANCE COMPANIES of the World. Onr farm policies are
fhe moit liberal in nse. Losses adjusted, and promptly paid at this office.
Notary Public always in office.
Farm and city property for sale.
Make collections of foreign inheritances and sell steamship tickets to and from all part
of Europe. laug'91-tf
Union PMile aad Midland Pacifc R- R. Lands for nle at from S.09 to $10.00 per acre for cart
or on five or tea years time, in annual payments to anit purchasers. Wa have also a large and choioi
lot of other lands, improved and unimproved, for aalo at low price and on reasonable terms. Alat
BuineMaadvidaDcs lota in the city. We keep a complete abstract of title to all real estate ii
COLUMBUS. NEBRASKA. m
W. T. RICKLY
resla. I Sa.lt IsEeeuts,
eue, Piltry, aid Fresh Fish. All Kiids f Sauage a Specialty.
IVCaah paid for Hidea, Pelts. Tallow. Highest market pries paid for fat attls.'Va
Olive Street, tire Deers Nertfc of tie First Natial
HERRI RAGATZ & DO.,
KEEP CONSTANTLY ON
Staple and Fancy Groceries,
ALSO AS FINE AN
As Can be Found in This Section of Nebraska.
jyTho very highest market price paid in trade for country produce. For
the present, in the Gluck block, corner of Eleventh and North Streets,
I. E. BMJJRD 1 CO.,
Geieral Predice Commission Mer
chants aad Shippers.
3119 Cottage Grove Avenne, Chicago, 111.
To all Shippers of Produce. Wanted: Butter,
Cheese, Egi. Potatoes, Apples, Onions, Beans,
Cabbage. Dried Fruits. Poultry. Game, Veal,
Lamb. Beef, Mutton, Pork. Furs and Hides,
Pelts. Tallow, Honey. Beeswax. Broom (Torn,1
Ginseng Boot, Cider, Feathers, Vinegar, Flonr,
Buckwheat, etc. Bend for our daily bulletin.
Pay cash or sell on commission. A l reference
a r - --
look over our line.
H. F. J. IIOCKENBERGEK
for the tale of
HAND A FULL LINE OP
There is no danger from whooping
cough when Chamberlain's Cough Rem
edy is freely given. It liquefies the
tough, tenacious mucus and aids in its
expectoration. It also lessens the se
verity and frequency of the paroxysms
of coughing, and insures a speedy re
cover'. There is not the least danger
in giving it fo children or babies, as it
contains no injurious substance. 50 cent
bottles for sale by C. E. Pollock & Co.
and Dr. Heinz, Druggists. tt
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