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On and after October twenty-first, 1872, the
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Tirv. Omaha Postoflle is re-enforc
ed by a $20,000 appropriation and
it is to be hoped work will be re
sumed without further delay.
And now the New York hod car
riers are on a fctrike for higher
wages. They evidently don't pro
propose to mount a scaffold without
a proper recompense in this world ?
Senator Tiiton's reasons for
voting egainfet the civil rights bill
only confirm what people of Ne
braska have known long ago, that
our H?nior Senator is nothing, if not
an arrant demagogue.
Pkofkssok Tvndaia may as well
retire with his prayer guage. Accor
ding to Geo. Washington Van Cott:
"The prayer of the Republican was
answered and a refreshing shower
came on Saturday evening."
Nothing very definite has reach
ed us, eo far, from the Oregon elec
tion. The report that Grover, the
Democratic candidate for Governor,
is elected, needs confirmation. The
Independents have carried several
counties, but it will probably require
offlcial returns before the result of
State ticket can bo positively an
nounced. The effort of the Council Bluffs
claimants to pass the bill compel
ling the U. P. railroad to operate
their road to Spoon, Lake through
the lower house'of Congress, under
a suspension of the rules, proved a
most ignominious failure. The bill
is shelved for the present session,
and that virtually puts it beyond a
Accokdino to the public debt
fctatement just published, the de
cereaso of the National debt during
the month of 3Iay was nearly four
millions and a half. That speaks
well for the economy of the Admin
istration. It seems to us, however,
that a decrease of public taxation
would be preferable just now to a
decrease of the public debt
Cor- Noteware will have to
look to his laurels. Colorado has
heard about his forty thousand Rus
sians, and the officers of the Denver
&Kio Grande Railroad have con
cocted a scheme to induce them to
pettle on their lands in the Arkan
Valley. Thej have recently issued
p, manifesto to the Mcnnonite por
tion of the Russians, assuring them
that Indian scares are over and
dance houses and faro banks have
taken a back scat
The premium list of the Nebras
ka State Board of Agriculture and
State Horticultural Society for the
eighth annual exhibition, to be held
in Omaha between September 29th
and October 2d, is now on our table.
It Is a neatly printed pamphlet,
covering sixty-five pages, devoted
chiefly to a classification of the in
dustries that are to compete for pre
eminence at the coming fair. Want
of time and space prevent an ex
tended notice, and we therefore re
serve our comments upon the pro
gramme to some future day.
As will be seen by our Washing
ton dispatches, General Thayer has
made an able argument in behaJiLa?
Omaha, as the initial jxAit of the
Union Pacific, beforethe Senate
-Taciflc ItaAVsMdf Committee. No
body is better qualified for such a
task than General Thayer. His
familiarity with the Union Pacific
Charter, and the fact that the
amendments to that document, and
the U. P. bridge bill, was enacted
while he was a member of the Sen
ate Pacific Railroad Committee,
give him peculiar advantages in
this respect; and we apprehend
that Omaha appreciates these ser
vices in her behalf.
Tally one more for Moses. We
mean, of course, Moses of South
Carolina, who has won another
bloodless victory by his Mosaic stra
tegy. It appears his trial for grand
larceny was set for last Friday at
Orangeburg. The trial did not,
however, come off for the reason
that Moses found it more convenient
to be absent The Solicitor for the
State asked for a warrant of arrest,
but the Court refused It The coun
sel for Moses then moved to strike
the case from the docketf on the
ground that the Governor cannot
be indicted and tried for any crime
before impeachment The Court
reserved its declsion,and postponed
he case till the next court, whlcK
meete in October. This is regarded
pt a substantial triumph for Moses.
Witev William P. Snowden en
tered upon the discharge of his ofli- I
cial duties as City Marsnai oi umu
ha, he assured the public that he
proposed to inaugurate radical re
form through our entire police sys
tem. So far the Bee fails to observe
nnv-tbinc verv radical or very re
formatory in this important branch
of the public service.
It is true the Marshal has issued
a bombastic and long-winded set of
rules for the government of the po
lice rce. but these rules can hardly
be ot practical service as long as the
old plunder and blackmail system
is countenanced and kept up by the
Nobodv knows better than
Marshal Snowden that the
employment of a constable to serve
writs from the Police Courtis simply
an ingenious evasion of the letter
and spirit of the charter, me
framers of the charter expressly
prohibited the Marshal and Police
from collecting any fees for tne ar
rests of violators of the ordinances,
nr for testifvinir in the Police Court.
This was done to protect innocent
parties from imposition oy greeuy
policemen who would frequently
make indiscriminate arrests for the
sole purpose of pocketing the fees.
This wholesome provision has be
come a dead letter, because the
Marshal places his favorite constable
into tho Polioe Court, instead of de
tailing a police officer for this duty.
The constable Is under no restraints
from the charter, and hence he finds
some rich pickingin the Police Court.
We have already denounced this
practice, and must again repeat that
it is an imposition which should no
longer be tolerated. And now lot ub
say a few words about the Omaha
social evil system, which wo have
good reason to believe has done
more to corrupt and demoralize our
police force than any other known
agency. It has all tho worst features
of the license system without any
of its redeeming qualities.
While prostitution is treated as a
crime its habitual votaries are made
to do penance by regular monthly
fines. These fines were originally
intended as contributions to the
publlo school fund, but practic
ally the greater portion has been
systematically appropriated by
a confederate spy, who receives his
authority through the Marshal, and
plays the part of informer and of
ficer. Thss is by no means the
worst feature. The system Is tho
source of unblushing frauds both
upon the city and the social evil
viotims. These frauds are perpe
trated under cover of the law, and
money is extorted which never sees
the City Treasury. Other transac
tions of a most scandalous char
acter have been reported to us, which
cannot but have a very demoraliz
ing tendency on our police force.
Of these these the Marshal who has
been in the service several years
can hardly be ignorant.
P. S. Since writing this article,
we have received a communication,
touching this subject, from Judge
Wilbur. This communication will
be found in our local coulmns. While
it corrects some errors in our esti
mate of the amounts collected by the
Police Court from the social evilists,
it does not materially alter the fact
that the employment of a go-between
to attend to this class of offenders
by the Marshal affords a great scope
for swindling and blaokmalllng.
Parties who claim to be posted de
clare that there are not less than
two hundred women in Omaha to
day that would properly come un
der the social evil ordinance. While
they do not all live in public houses
they could be readily fereted out by
an efficient officer. Out of this
number, according to the Judge's
showing, only forty-nine were re
turned by the Marshal. Did the
others escape because they were not
known ? and how niany have been
induced to make private settle
ment without the knowledge of the
An able article against the pro
posed reduction of the army appears
in the New York World. The fol
lowing extract is deemed worthy of
reproducti m :
The cheap virtue of Congress is
no more cheering to contemplate
than its c stly vice. It could not
have show n cheaper virtue than it
showed yesterday by passiug the
bill for the reduction of the army,
against the remonstrance of Gen.
Sherman, against the remonstrance
of the Secretary' of War, and with
out the Mipport, so far as we arc ad
vised, of a single respectable mili
tary name. The officers of the
army arc on the whole and with
wonderfully few exceptions- fSe
ablest and falthfullest public ser
,AATnofevery man who holds a
commission in the arm' has won it
by some definite achievement, after
a real probation of his fitness for it
As to the qualification and the pro
bation by which members of Con
gress have won their seats, we can
not do better than cite the saying
of that candid Congressman from
Oregon who told the House the oth
er day that on his first introduction
into that august assembly he won
dered In humility and admiration
how he got there, and after a ses
bion his wonder grew to be a won
der how any of them cot there
Doctor Lathasi, we all know
was a very scientific sheep raiser,
but Ihe Doctor is completely eclip
sed by Gen. Brisbin. The General
has just written a column and a
half in the Chicago Tribune on that
interesting topic, and quite apart
from the statistical array of facts
and figures, his article contains an
exhaustive history of wool-growing.
The General has evidently been
studying agricultural science in the
Rochefort's latest epigram. If
there be anything in the world more
rediculous than a Republic without
Republicans, it is a monarchy with
out a monarch.
OscAHA can hardly be pronounced
dead as long as fractional corner
lots 22x60 bring $3000 at a forced
HOffEY FOR THE LADIES.
The girl that g'ts a right good kiss,
And blows to a crusader.
May she lire and die an old, old maiJ,
Just what herfolly made her.
Lawrence (Kan.) Standard.
Blue cheviot linen suits for travel
ing will encase the female form.
A young lady at Portland has
bought a yacht, and intends sailing
her, accompanied by lady friends
A scarf of silk, tied with a tiny
bow around the wrist, is shown on
both plain ana eiaDoraie costumes.
Salem, Oregon, has a female bar
ber. " Lather and Shave" is a pop
ular air with the young men of that
a WociiiTurfnn rnrresnondent re
ports that Imogene, the daughter of
r. Jr. Willis, marneu a. spcuu-un."
and now lives a life of poverty.
A French fancy for summer par
lors is to use furniture slips of Swis
muslin, trimmed with fluted ruffles
to match the curtains.
TMnitwl Wouse waists will be worn
again as parts of most dresses, and
also white waists will be worn with
Gray woolen suits, trimmed with
dark violets, are greatlY in favor
with young ladies, especially with
To accompany seaside suits, there
nrp crass-linen collars and cravats
combined, banded with white linen.
The same style appears in blue and
Belts will still be worn, as they
possess the merit of sustaining the
waist and. rendering walking less
fatiguing. Cashmere belts profusely
beaded are most In vogue.
Flora McMimsey has discarded
her bonnet and donned theRabagas
for the balance of the season. She
has also her pagoda sunshade, her
linen suit and lyje thread gloves all
ready for Instant use.
It js the fancy to wear flowers
wherever they can be introduced,
and tho sashes of lace polonaises
are caught at the back by a knot of
roses and drooping clematis or
lillies of the valley.
They are beading those lace scarfs
worn around tho neok, for some
reason or another, and the great aim
and ambition of each and every lady
appears to be to get the beads as
large as ossiblc.
O verskiris have leen finall y merg
ed Into a simple apron front, all the
puffing, looping, &c, being concen
trated at the back in a very peculiar
style, which gives to little women
the appearance of deformity. Lit
tle women, however, are the last to
believe that this is the case.
Sashes made of ribbon and lace
alternately are quite the correct
thing. The new qups are of real
laeo and handsomo gros grain, of
course, but the imitation affairs are
coming right along, and In a little
while theso now and pretty things
will be "common." yew York
There is an unusually thin gauze
veil now in fashion among the
ladies. 'Ifls white in color, and has
an edging of lace as a "set off'," we
suppose. These are called "com
plexion veils," and for that reason
we infer negro women wear them
on "Clem's Sunday out."
London has revived the manufac
ture of dumb pianos foryoung ladies
who wish to practise Thalbergian
fingering, and the great West, in its
agony of discord from every farm
house, upllftsit voice for the removal
of all protective duties on musical
Shoes still match the dress in color
for house wear ; but for promenade
black kid boots, buttoned at the
sides, are popular. For home wear,
high black satin, with bars across
the instep and almost to the top,
with colored silk stockings that
match the dress, are the handsomest
articles to wear.
White ecru and the different
shades of gray are the favorite
colors far summer costumes. There
are also immense quantities of
pretty half-striped lawns imported,
with chintz fern leaf-wheat-ear, or
lace-like borderings, which make
cool house dresses, and are very in
expensive. Some one says if we would show
ourselves really good to our daugh
ters we "must be generous to them
in a truer sense than that of hang
ing trinkets on their necks." No
words could" be more sensible. Nine
girls out of ten would rather have a
"handsome feller" hanging round
them than a necklace. Parents
should remember this.
At the last grand ball in Wyo
ming, one young lady was attired
in a buffgrosgrained buckskin dress,
with army-blanket over-skirt, bot
tom looped up with buckskin strings
cut bias; hair dressed a la Red
Cloud, in which were twined a few
sprigs of sage brush, the whole se
cured behind in a bunch with a
handsome pin made with a pine
splinter and a buffalo's ear.
A very pleasant perfume, and also
a preventive against motlis, may be
made of the following ingredients:
Take of cloves, caraway seeds, nut
meg, mace, cinnamon, and tonquin
beans, each one ounce; then aim as
much Florentlno orris root as-vriTl
equal the other ingredlgis put to
gether. Grind the Ct'hole to a fine
powder, put iVVn silk, cotton-filled
bags., -anU place among clothes,
Multitudes of women lose health,
and even life, every year by busy
ing themselves until warm and
weary, and then throwing them
selves on a bed or sofa without cov
ering, or in a room without a fire, or
by removing their outer garments
after a long walk, and changing
their dress while in a state of perspi
ration. If you have to walk and
ride both, do the riding first, and on
returning go to a warm room, and
keep on all your "wraps until your
forehead Is dry.
Spirit of the Press.
The prospects for a district fair at
Lincoln, which has been set for Sep
tember 22-25 at present are not very
eucouraging. Outsideof Lancaster
county there seems to be but little
interest manifested concerning it.
We think the originators of th3
scheme made a mistake in starting
the movement That it was inten
ded as a diversion in favor of Lin
coln and with the full knowledge if
not the desire that its success would
be at the expense of the State fair is
patent to every one. In case Lin
coln should again secure the location
of the State fair this action will be
remembered to her disadvantage by
the people of the North Platte.
Why did not Gov. Furnas sign
the bill for a Constitutional Conven
tion at the last session of the legis
lature, and save the expense of an
extra session, or does he expect to
redeem his pledges to the western
counties, by adding a few thousand
to the expenses of the State, only to
give us a few years earlier change
of constitution, far better appoint a
few more staff officers, Brigadier
Gen'ls, Colonels, Captains, We
know of a few more who who would
like to have their names written
high in the temple of fame. Look
well to the North and West. Da
We need cheaper fuel and faster
time. All summer long empty,
half-ladened cars are returning
home from the great coal mines of
Wyoming, and when winter comes
and fuel is necessary, there is little
or none to be had, and what is for
sale is at an enormous price. The
Union Pacific Railroad Company
Directors certainly do not compre
hend the wants of the people along
its line or they would make provi
sion to remedy this great evil. It
is to their interest as much as to
any one's, and more. They have
millions of acres of land for sale ana
the sooner it is sold the better.
Then they would be free from taxa
tion, comparatively, and instead of
the lands being an expense to them,
the accruing payments would be an
income to them. Again : The bet
ter settled the State is, the more
work there will be for the Railroad,
and local freight will increase in
proportion to the number of Inhabi
tants eaoh county along its line em
braces. It would thus make busi
ness for the Company and increase
the value of their lands, and what
they would lose by freighting coal
at half the present figures, would be
returned tenfold in other ways.
Vermont stone-cutters are reward
ed by finding petrified rattlesnakes.
Shrimps nine inches long are ex
hibited at Wilmington, Los Angeles
The Owyhee Avalanche says a
child was born in Silver City last
week all broke out with scarlet fever.
A wolf measuiing two feet and
nine inches in bight, and five feet
and nine inches in length, exclusive
of tail, was lately captured near La
Chlco, California, has it now. An
animal with a calFs body, a sheep's
head, no under jaw, and ears grow
ing out of its neck. They don't
know whethor to consider it veal or
Two hen's eggs, of ordinary size
and shape, and joined together at
the round end by a white ligament
of about half an inch in length, are
in the possession of a Stockton, Cal
ifornia, doctor. Veritable twins in
It Is now ascertained that the fa
mous century plant, so beautiful in
bloom, and yet so rare, buds and
flowers every sixteen years, as has
long been supposed. The question
is, why is it called the century
The hottest place on the Corn
stock, Nevada, lode, at the present
time, is in the south drift, running
west, on the 1,900-foot level of the
Savage mine. This drift, which is
near the Hale & Norcros line, is
now in a distance of SO or 90 feet,
and the water spurting from the
rock in its face shows a temperature
of 130 degrees Farenheit.
Golden, Colorado, has a spirit
ualized or haunted piece of wood
under one of the largest safes in
town. There has been placed a
piece of 3x4 timber to equalize the
pressure on the floor. Each morn
ing upon opening the office where
this safe is placed, the timber is
found at right angles to its position
the evening before, leaving one cor
ner of the safe without support. No
explanation of this peculiar freak
has yet been given.
The way they reproduce in Paris
their birth, death and marriage
registers, burned in the Palace of
Justice during the Commune, is
curious enough. They remain in
their original shape, but charred
completely. The back is cut off,
the mass wetted and exposed to the
mouth of a stove. The water
evaporating raises the sheets, and
the writing stands out shining upon
dull black like the silken flowers on
velvet brocade. It is easily deciph
ered and copied, with a note stating
that it is reproduced from the car
AN IMPORTANT SUIT.
The State of Nebraska after John
I. Blair & Co. Valuable
(Wet Tolnt republican.)
On last Saturday Attorney Gen
eral J. E. Webster filed a petition
in the district court of Uuining
county, asking for the reoovery of
all lands in tho county, or their
value if transferred, ceded by the
State of Nebraska to the S. C. & P.
Railroad Company for building the
"plug" road from Desota to Blair,
in Washington county. Suits vpUri
:il-j ho pommpiinwl in Hin cavrfitino
of Burt, Washington, triid Dodge,
for the recoveryoJKLe same lands
amountiiiKffall to 48,000 acres,
whicu-st52.o0 an acre, would foot
20.000. The petition prays for
the recoverj' of all their lands
still in possession of the railroad
company or "stockholders, and for
the recover of the value of all said
lands which have passed into the
hands of innocent and disinterested
These lands it will be remembered
were donated and deeded to the
I ail road Company in question, un
der the provisions of an act of the
legislature passed in ISO", entitled,
"An act to donate seventy-five sec
tions of the public lands of the State
to the Northern Nebraska R. R., to
aid in the construction of a railroad
from Desoto, in Washington county,
to Fremont, in Dodge county!"
This act specified the time at which
the road should be completed and
operated, in order to entitle the
company to the laud'. The North
ern Nebraska R. 11. Company, as is
well known, upon completion of the
"plug" from Desoto to Blair, con
solidated with the S. C. & P. Com
pany, or claimed so to do. The S.
C. & P. R. R. Compaii3', after build
ing its road to Fremont, claimed the
lands under the provisions of the
act cited, and succeeded in getting
a ueea oi mem.
The petition of the Attorney Gen
eral in behalf of the State, avers
that the road was not completed by
the time specified by the act under
which the lands were ceded, that the
Northern Nebraska Railroad Com
pany was not organized in conform
ity with the laws of the State, and
that it was not lawfully consolida
ted with the S. C. & P. R. R. Co., in
consequence ot which the lands
were not legally transferWd to such
The case Is a very important one,
and contains sevcrul fine points
which will, without doubt, be ably
argued by the best legal talent of
of tho West, and will be contested
inch by inch to the very end.
The case of the State of Nebras
ka against J. I. Blair and others, for
the recovery of the lands, or their
value, deeded to the stockholders
of the Sioux City and Pacific Rail
road, promises to be one of great In
terest, and if the result is favorable
to the State it will be beneficial to
the counties of Dodge, Washington,
Burt and Cuming, in which the
lands are located. It would throw
several thousand acres of excellent
land in the market at low rates,
and thus bring many settlers with
in the counties named.
A summons was served on John
I. Blair as he passed down the road,
by Sheriff Frey. The summons
was issued in the case of the State
of Nebraska against John I. Blair,
et al., to recover the lands or their
value, deeded defendants by the
The Oldest EstaD usheo
Caldwell, Hamilton & Co.,
Bnsiuess transacted same as that
of an Incorporated Rank.
Accounts Kept In Currency or Gold
subject to sight check without no
Certificates of Deposit issued pay
able on demand, or at fixed date
bearing interest at six percent per
annum, and aTailable in in all parts
of the country.
Advances made to customers on
approved securities at market rates
Buy and sell Gold, Bills of Ex
change, Government, State, County,
and City Bonds.
Yc give special attention to nego
tiating Railroad and other Corpo
rate Loans issued within the State.
Draw Sight Drafts on England,
Ireland, Scotland, and all parts of
Sell European Pasiaee Tickets.
COLLLECTIOXS PKOMPTLY MADE,
J. ir. miUjAKD,
Cor. Douglas and Thirteenth Streets.
OMAHA, - NEBRASKA.
Capital -.-. ,
Surplus and Profits-
. 30,000 00
IXAXCIAL AGEXTSFOK TIIEUXITED
AND DESIGNATED DEPOSITOP.V
THIS BANK DEALS
in Exchange, Government Bonds, Vouchers,
And sells droits and makes collections on all
S-Drafts drawn payable in gold or curren
cy en the Bank of California, San Francisco.
TICKETS FOR SALE TO ALL PARTS
oi Europe via the Cunard and Rational
Steamship Lines, and the Hamburg-American
Packet Company. jy27tf
The First National Bank
Corner of Farham and 13tU Htrtrtf.
THE 0LDE3T BAHKIHG E8TABLISHMEHT
(Successors to Kountze Brothers.)
ESTABLISHED IN 1858.
Organized as a Rational Bank, Angnst 26,1863
Capital and Prodis orer - $250,000
OFFICEES AND DIRECTORS:
ir. v. YATES,
A. J. poppleton, Attorney.
N. V. Cor. Farnliam aud 11th Sts.,
Authorize! Capitll ..
EPOSITS AS SMALL AS ONE DOL-
lar sere' Ted and compound interest al
lowed on tl e same. '
Certificates of Deposit :
TIIE WHOLE OP. any part of a de
posit after remaining in this Benk three
months, will draw interest from d.te of depos
it to payment. The whole or any part of a de
posit can bo drawn aany time. aug2Stf
xr i to S3 oa: aaxxtc.
a. a u J.l3, vuuivuMuuyi ,
-VEeorner Farnham and Elexenth streets,
OMAHA, ... H,BltASJh..A.
538 & 540 Fourteenth Street,
(Office up talrt .) Omaha, Nebraska. Carriage!
and Burgles on hind or made to order.
N.B. Particular attention paid to Repair
E. F. COOK.
537 14th Bt, between DongUi aad Dod
Manufacturer of Tin, Copper and;Shcet Iron
W.re, and dealer in
Cooking and Heating stoves
Stamped, Japanned and French Ware on
hand. Tin Roofing, Gutters and Spontinpind
JobWork done and warranted. feb2tf
U. P. R.R. MEAT MARKET,
ICth street bet California and Webster.
WE KEEP OX HAND TIIE BEST
suddIv of FRESH AND SALTED
MEATS Vl.-v . i,ot .tivk of Fine Suzar
Cured Hams anl Breakfast Bacon, at the low
st rates. WM AUST KMJTII,
Alsa lm slO'. ui nuu
a. C. WALKEB,
MANOFAClUOtB AXU DEALER IN
BOOTS & SHOES
510 13th St. Between Farnham and DonglasJ
BTROS HEED. LEWIS S. BXZD
BYRON REED & GO.
The OUot Established
Heal Estate Agency
Keep a complete Abstract of Title to all Eeal
EsUte in Omaha aad Doughu countT.
Lp.V yl W ms9mm. SW .
Nos. 187, 189 and 191 Farnham Street.
-SOLE WESTERN AGENCYFOR-
STEWART'S COOKING ami HEATISG STOYES,
THE "FEiBLESS," COOKfflG STOYES,
CHARTER OAK COOKING- STOYES,
AllofWTiIca Will be Sol J at 1'anufacturcrs' Prices, With Freight a tided.
J A THORTJP
NEBRASKA SHIFT MANUFACTORY
159 -lii?ili " 159
FARNHAM ST., J HSB FARNHAM ST.,
OMAHA, fiT NEBRASKA.
SHRTS AND GENTS' ItoISHING GOODS, &C. &G.
B-Shirts ofall kiiul. made to order. Satisfation guarranteed."a
HAWLEY & BURKS,
WHOLES ALE AND RETAIL DELEUS IN
Machinery and Wagons,
No. 13 Sontb. 10th Street,
Fort Calhoun Mills.
FLOTJ FH3H3HD & TMIIE-AJL.
Manufic lured with Great Care from the Best Grain.
Gexioral Depot. Ccr. 14tb. & Dodge Sts,
W. E. HZCHAHDS02T.
PITCH, FELT AND GRAVEL ROOFER.
And Manufacturer of Dry an 1 Saturated Hoofing aiti;Sbeailliijr Felt.
ALSO DEALERS IN
Hoofing, Pitcn, Coal, Tar, Etc., Etc.
EOOPlNG iii any nait of Nebraska or adjoining Stales.
12th street. Address P O. Box -132.
B. & J. WILBSJS,
Books and Stationery,
WHOLESALE AND RETAIL,
GENERAL AGENTS FOR
WHO ESALE CANDIES
I am now manulacturing
and will sell at
Dealers in this State need not want to cri C ist f i CAXDIKS.
&t- Cor. X2tla..
The Klngof theSCWIKO MACHINE
Realms of Finance.
SALES EOR 18T3:
In Sound Numbers 232,444 Machines!
Being over One Hundred and Thirteen Thousand more Machine than were sold by any other
Sewing Machine Company during the oaine t'me. ,.,.. , , ,
It will hardly I denied upon such evidence that fie upcriority of the Singer is lullrde
montratcd. THE SINGER MANF'G GO.
CLARK & FRENCH,
WHOLESALE GROCERS I
AXD DEALERS IX
Canned Goods, Dried Fruits,
ORDEKS SOLICITED AND PROMPTLY FILLED.
WOOD, HORN and IVORY
DODGEStbctnUth d 11th.
Ah kinds of turning executed promptly and
at reasonable prices. mchlOmS
OMAHA, - HEBRASKA
The largest and best hotel between Chicago
ind San Francisco.
Opened new September 30th, 1S73.
30 tl GEO. THKAI.L. PioprietCT.
EL AM CfilRK.
Office opposite the Works, on
ALL SI IIOOL BOOKS
all varieties of candies
WORLD as pre-eminently as Gold Reigns In the
W. N. NASON, Agent,
XO. 212 DOUGLAS STREET, OMAHA.
Green Fruits in Season.
SICE PABH1N0 LASD IH HEBSASKA2
HOUSES AND LOTS in the city of Omaha,
lor salecheao and on cood terms.
BOUOS Si HIH.
Beal estate brokers,office orer Mackey s store,
on Dodje L opposite cew pastoffice- ais50:o2
HfcRMAXTOXB ISCK, -
No. 204J Farnham Street,
Between Tweltth ind Thirteenth Streets,
OMAHA, - - NEB.
A IX OBDEKS ATTENDED TO PEOMPT
A ,. -., i in ih,. miMt fashionable
style WEepiirinj; and cleaning a specialty
ana aose la tM nil manner. j -
MAX MEYER k BROTHER, OMAHA, NEBRASKA
CHEAP FARMS! FBSB SOMES
On tBe line ot th
Union Pacific Railroad
A Land Grant of 12,000,000 Acres of tio bestPABMNa and MIHEBAL Liads of America
1,000,000 ACItES IS NEBRASKA IX THE UREVT rLATTE YAILEY
TEE QABDEH OF THE WEST HOW I0B SALE t
These lands are In the central portion of the United States, on tbe 41st de-jree of No.th Lat
ltude, the ctntral line of the great Temperate Zone o! the American Ccntlnent, and for train
growing and 'tock raising unsurpassed by any in the United States.
0HEAPEB i5 PBI0E,Kir faToraoloUnni eln. and more coaieaieat to market thaa c
be fraud Elievhere.
FIVE and TEN YEARS' credit glren with Interest at SIX FEU CENT
COLONISTS aad ACTUAL SETDLEBScaa nay oa Tea Tears' Credit. Laada at the tarn
urice to all CBEPIT PTJBCHA3EB3.
A Deduction TEN PEU CENT. FOK CASH.
FREE HOMESTEADS FOR ACTUAL SETTLERS.
Anil tlio Best locations for Colonics !
Soldiers Entitled to a Homestead cf
Send for new Dewriptire Pamphlet, with new maps, pnbllshed in English. Gran, Swecd
and Danls'l. mailed Ire ereiywhcre. Address O. P-JJ-a.ylS..
ulriMawil Land Commissioner U. P. K. K. Co. Omaha, N eb.
A. B. HUBEHMATTN & CO.,
S. E. Cor. 13th
AT WHOLESALE OR RETAIL.
Save TIME and
Ordering of Us.
BRADY & McAUSLAND.
WHOLESALE AHD RETAIL DEALER3 IN
WZEaHTIE ZDIE-AJD, COLONS
OILS, VARNISHES, GLASS,
Artists' and Decorators' Materials.
533 and 535 Fourteenth St., - Omaha.
S C. ABBOTT
S. C. ABBOTT 6c CO.,
No. 1SS Farnham Street. Omaha, Neb
Publishers' Apcuts Tor School Books hm! Ih Nebraska.
WM, M. FOSTER.
WINDOWS, DOORS, BLINDS, MOULDINGS, &C.
Plaster Paris, Hair, Dry and Tarred Felt.
Sole Agents Tor Boar Creek
OFFICE AND YAKl.: . 1
On U. P. Track, bet Fdrnham and
nd Douslan st
N. I. D. SOLOMON,
OILS AXTD WI1TDOW GIvA.SS,
FAIRLIE & MONELL,
BLANK BOOK MANUFACTURERS,
Stationers, Engravers and Printers.
NOTARIAL AUD .LODGE SEALS.
Masonic, Odd Fellows ana Jinighls of Pytliia
LODGE PROPERTIES, JEWELS', BOOKS, BLANKS, ETC., AT
UU V-KASTERXPRICE3AND EXPRESS.-
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"or InS Lir-. Ccmelarle, Chuefc Grert al ruWcTar1.
..i&lo'V;ut - OMAHA
Ilia Ot IKh. -
fit lW W
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m i in. n. m
& Douglas Sts.
FREE OF CILUIGE
TO BE AS REPRESENTED.-
Lime and Louisville Cement
fX A XT A
Jjii n nn;
HEAD - LIGHT OIL
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