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THE OMAFA DAILY BEE : TUESDAY-tfOVEJVfBER 1 , 1881
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Ctrcu itlon of TJIE DAILY 151 A. .
A. H. Fitch. correspondent and solicitor.
Nr.t > KASKA demands of her railroads
low tariffs nndfnir and prompt aoivicc.
David D vis * fence U not as funny
a subject to tlio democrAcy an it used
A THOUSAND chonp homes for jvork-
ingmen in Omaha would find ready
occupants. _ _ _ _ _
DAVE MILIEU will bo "on timo"
next Tuesday in his "run" for the
The czar expects to bo crowned at
Moscow in April unless worked off be
fore tint time by the Nilulisto.
Tun next congraia is ikoly to hoar
the west speak in no mtbduod voice
upon the question of river improve
ment. _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
NEW YOIIK is suffering from a water -
ter famine and the prioo of liquor *
and milk has increased as a cense
quence. _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
TICK Now York Herald opposes the
Mississippi river improvement. The
JHeraltl oflico always was constitution
ally opposed to water in any form.
MEXICO has already promised $87-
* 000,000 in railroad subsidies. When
the bonds fall duo an army of collec
tors can find profitable employment in
Mexico. _ _
THAT the rich in the west arc becoming -
coming richer and the poor poorer
must bo largely laid at the doors of
the great monopolies , which are fattening -
toning thomsclvoj and their favoritcn
at the expense of the producing
In Philadelphia lust wool : a thief
was detected , urrcatod , tried , con-
victud and eontencod within oijht ;
houis from the date of the commission
of his offense.- This is the kind of
juitice U'o people of this country
would-like to BOO dealt out toGuitoiut.
Tin : report that Secretary Folgor is
only a temporary makeshift who is
shortly to jjivo way to Mr. Conkliug
ai chief of the treasury department ,
is cm insult to the into'ligonco and
ntorlin , common sonsa which has thus
fur marked the administration of
TUB stalwart poloi are reaching
eagerly after the persimmons , and , to
judge by the jubilations which folio v
avery successful venture , Iho public
might think that the entire patronage
of the government had been placed at
their disposal. That this is not the
truth no one knows bettor than the
THK Indiana greenback papers are
crowing loudly over the apparent in
crease in the greenback vote ua shown
by the late elections in Ohio and Iowa ,
which causes the Kansas City Times to
remark that this levity in iho "pros-
nco of deith , and with the knowledge
of the two recent funerals in the
greenback family , is in questionable
FLOHIDA is gaining a reputation fo
being a law-abiding etato , which some
of her western eistors may well envy
Judge Walker has hold the fall term
of court in throe of the counties o
his circuit and in them not a single bil
of indictment was found ; and this no
for want of evidence whore crime had
been notoriously perpetrated , but be
cause no crimes cognizable by gran <
juries had boon committed.
No iMi'AUTUL voter in Douglas
county will have any difficulty in BO
looting the ticket which ho will sup
port at the coming election. Individ
ually and collectively the republican
nominations are superior to thoseo
the democratic party. While THE BK
boliov&dat the time the ropublica
nominations wore made that som
of the names might hav
boon improved , the action of th
democratic convention left no choice ti
votorB. The objections to certain o
the republican nominees are not sue
ns to warrant , under the circuit
etanccs , a vote for their opponents
and it is the duty of every ropublica
to give to the ticket his cordiul BUI
THE SUPREME COURT.
The subject of relief for Iho supreme
court of the United States is of such
Dressing importance that the next con-
; rcss cannot in justice to Iho country
and that body postpone its immediate
consideration. Aside from its numcr-
cal weakness , with one seat on tlio
jench vacant by death and another
tluougli the disability of Justice Hunt ,
the fact is becoming moro and more
apparent that as now constituted
the federal judiciary is utter-
y incapable of disposing of
ho cases which annually pour
before it. Within the last thirty ycnrs
lie volume of business in the supreme
court has increased fourfold , while its
capacity has remained unchanged. In
850 the number of now cases dock-
ted was less than one hundred. Now
lore than four hundred a year are
landed up from the lower courts for
djudicatioti. At the present season
lie number of cases set down for ar
gument will not fall short
f twelve hundred , while the
onrt is already three years bo-
lind with its docket , and is
onstantly losing ground. This otnto
f affairs is duo to a number of con-
pirlng causes. The growth of the
ountry , the extension of trade and
ommorco , the development of the
nining industry , Iho increase in the
ntont system and a great war with
10 numerous questions which have
esultcd from its conduct and conolu-
oii8 , all have ended in increasing
Mention and taxing the resources of
ur highest judicial body. To thcso
nuxt bo added the enlargement of
10 jurisdiction of the lower federal
ourts with appeal to the supreme
No sane person will deny the urgent
ocessity of some remedy for the
buses which now impede a speedy
djuJicttion of casoj in the supreme
ourt. The only question lias been
nd is as to the best moans of nccom-
lishing the desired end. Three
lans have boon proposed for roorgan-
zing our Biiprcino court. The first
ontemplatos an increase in the num-
> ur of supreme justices to twenty-one ,
id the separation of the court into
; wo or three divisions. The necoml
Ian proposes to add a number
i justices to Iho bench an
ready constituted without dividing
10 court , while the third would Cre
te an appellate court between that
ribunal and the lower federal courts.
> f the throe , the best authorities , la
uding fx-Justico Strong , consider
10 third the best. Judge Strong , in
recent interview on tlio subject , ox-
> roBsod the conviction that the best
Ian to afford the needed relief to the
ipromo court is to create an appellate
ribunal inferior to the supreme court ,
to proposes throe circuit judges in
ach of the nine circuits , and
econunonds in each circuit tin ap-
appellate court composed of the cir-
uit judges and the supreme court
ustico on circuit duty. This appel-
ate court would have final jurisdic-
ion of a lanu number of cnsos which
re now transferred to the docket of
lie Bupromo court , and would , in
udcjo Strong's opinion , "relievo the
upicmo court of at least half the
business that now presses upon it ,
without detracting at all from the
unctions for which it was created. "
? h'm plan of Judge Strong is worthy
> f careful consideration by congress ,
30U10 action should at once be taken
n the matter. Aside from the seri
ous overwork of both the circuit and
supreme court judges , the inconvon-
once , loss and injustice caused by the
iroaont state of affairs to litigating
lartics is an abuse wh'ich should note
> o tolerated and otnnot much longer
)0suffered to continue without scan
dal and disgrace to our judicial sys
LONG AND SHORT HAULS
Tito i rail way organ * never tire o
ringing the changes upon the subjcci
of "long and short hauls. " One o !
: ho greatest defects of the Doano law ,
according to these subsidised judges ,
H tint it mukoa no discrimination be
tween the cost of service in the trans
portation of produce for different dis
tances. The credulity of the public ia
imposed upon by the barefaced asser
tion that the terminal charges urn !
expenses , the handling of the freight ,
switching of cars and other like work
which must bo done before the hau
commences and after it ends cost moro
to the railways than the actual hau
itself and are the same whether tin
haul bo ono of ton miles or 500 miles.
It is by such assertions , ' which ore
familiar to every reader of Nebraska
monopoly organs , that the Illinois
railroad commissioners have boun induced
ducod to make a now schedule o :
freight tariffs which greatly in
creases the maximum rates o
freights on produce transported
over the railroads on hauls of less
than 150 miles. This action of the
commissioners is generally denounce *
throughout the Btato. The Chicago
Tribune , which is always sound upoi
the railroad question , takes occasion
to expose the long and short hau
fallacy very completely in the follow
ing terms ;
Now , what is the fact as to this
cost of loading and unloading ? It
every case , where freight is shippot
by the car-load , the whole cost o
loading and unloading is pah
by the shipper and consignee
nnd the railroad company als
collects a charge for "switching" the
car , both at the place of shipment and
at the point ol dolivoryl Tlio cars
nro loaded nnd unloaded generally by ,
and always at the dost of , the owners
of the fre'Rht. ' When the car is
oaded at a lumber yard , or , coil yard ,
or cattle yard , or warehouse , or at any
ilaco other than the railroad frciuht
Icpot , the railroads compel the pay-
nrnt of the coat of switching , and at
the terminus the unloading is done at
ho expense of the consignee. It is
) iily when goods are shipped other
than by the car load that the loading
and unloading is done by the com-
) any. and in all such cases tlio cost of
ransporlation is largely in excess of
the rates prescribed by thecoinmiBsion-
ers for car lortds ! Those facts nro notorious
rious , and thneomtnisaionornbtit insult
mblic intolliir.cnco by holding out
ho prolonso that the cost of loading
and unloading freight to be shipped
yy the car-load forms any part of the
cost to bo paid for transportation. If
ho commissioners are not nw.iro that
these charges are paid by the shippers
and consignees , then their ignorance ,
vhich is possible , is disgraceful ; two
of thorn have boon drawing salaries
or several years , and ougjit in that
imo to have picked up some in forma-
ion. If they did know of those
lungs , them their increase of tlio rates
of transportation because of the cost
) f loading and unloading and twitch-
UK the cars , which is all paid by the
hippcrs and consignees , is nn nddi-
ional circumstance showing their con-
empt for the public interests and
heir slavish subserviency to the rail
ONK good result of the railroad
'war" ia the aggressive move of the
. 'onnsylvaniacompany in inaugurating
afasttriinbctwdon Now York and Chi
cago. This train will bo composed of hotel
earn and parlor and sleeping cars and
ono baggage cor. As on the Washing-
on line , an extra faro will bo charged.
The Traveler from Boston to Chicago
will pay $10 in addition to his trip
uro. Tin's includes sleeping accom
modations without transfer to Phila
delphia From New York , Phila-
adolphia , Baltimore and Washington
ho extra faro will bo $8 tj Chicago
and $4 to Pittsburg. No stops will
> o made for meals , but passengers
will bo served in the hotel cars. The
rain will leave Now York at 8 a. m. ,
Philadelphia at 10:15 : , and Baltimore
at 9:25. : It will reach Pittsburg at
7:41 : in the evening and Chicago at
9:40 : the next morning. From Now
fork to Pittsburg the whole time ,
ncluding stops , is 1'J hours and 5
minutes , and to Chicago 2G hours and
35 minutes. From Philadelphia to
Pittsburg the time is 9 hours and 55
nmutcs , and to Chicago 24 hours and
This move on the part of the Penn-
ylvania company will necessitate a
[ uickening of time by the other trunk
incs. At present the fastest train on
, ho Now Yirk Central and Lake Shore
rom Now York to Chicago takes just
hirty-four hours to complete the dis-
ance , or seven and a half hours longer
than by the now "Limited. " The
'astost ' time fromBaltimoro to Chicago
ay the Baltimore & Ohio is about
thirty-four hours and a half , as against
; wonty-fivo hours by the Ponnsylvn ,
nin. Such a difference in time cannot
je maintained without great damage
, o the passenger traffic of the compet-
ng roads , and a general quickening of
schedule time may therefore bo ex
pected on thu Erie , Now York Central
and Baltimore & Ohio roads.
The people of the west would wel
come any cause which would result in
.ho quickening of the time on roads
west of the Mississippi. The snail's
lace at which the trains on our rail
roads crawl is an outrage on the pub
ic. Why should travellers between
Chicago and Omaha bo forced to spend
twenty-two hours in traversing a distance -
tanco made in half the time on the
trunk lines cast ?
THK plaintiro wail of The Laramie
ttoomtrang over the scarcity of women
in the west receives strong backing
from the census reports , showing the
unequal distribution of population
throughout the country. In the loca
tion of the sexes nature soonis to have
laid aside her great law of compensa
tion and distributed her favors wjth a
very partial hand. Statistics show
that the marrying outlook for single
women in the east is decidedly dis
couraging , owing to the lack of a Bufli-
cionti number of husbands to gooround ,
All the New England States have a
large excess of females , Massachusetts
standing at the head with 00,000
overplus. No\v York has 71,000 moro
females than males , Now Jersey 12- ,
000 , Pennsylvania 10,000 , Maryland
about the same number , while the
most of the Southern States have en
tirely too many representatives of the
gentler sex. In the western states and
territories the excess of males is pro
portionately largo. Illinois has an
excess of 00,000 , Indiana 43,000 , Mich
igan 88,000 , Iowa 42,000 , Wisconsin
45,000 , Minnesota 58,000 , Colorado
44,000 , Nevada 22,000 , and Nebraska
40,000. Wyoming tarritory has 14-
000 men , and only 0,000 women ;
Idaho has 38,000 men , and only 10.00C
women ; Montana has 38,000 of the
former and only 10,000 of the latter ,
while the surplus of men in Arizona
amounts to 10,000. Missouri has
surplus of 80,000 males , while on the
Pacific coast California has 102,000 ,
Oregon 32,000 and Washington terri
tory 17,000. Taken altogether , there
are about ono million more men in the
United States than women.
SEORETAUY SHEKMAK can well afford
to snap his fingers at his accusers.
Tlio whole charge , as aptly comment
ed upon by the Cincinnati Commer
cial , is "that while ho was occupied
with great affairs Shcrmanizing our
finances that is to say , bringing
about resumption and the mignificont
prosperity which it implied , some of
SiU third-rate subordinates wore mis
appropriating small sums ortho con
tingent fund , nnd playing a potty
game of swindling under falsified ac
counts. There is nothing that touches
Sherman. The actual charge that
; ho stalwarts nuke against him is that
10 used his power to defeat the bit ;
loss job that came up in the shape of
.he third term. Ho could afford to
dead guilty to that. "
WESTERN RAILROAD PRO
All account ! agree that the pro-
-ojod eastern extension of tljo Central
Pacific to the Missouri river haa tibcn
abandoned by the Iluntington party.
Tlio recent trip to the cast of the prea
deut of the Central Pacific was the
moans of harmonizing all disputes bo-
; weon that company and the Union
Pacific , and for the present , at least ,
all prospects of railroad competition
n this direction , have vanished. The
j , P. engineers have looked over the
route , however , and their reports will
) o filed for future reference.
A corps of Missouri Pacific bridge
Miildurs have arrived at Falls City ,
: his state , to bridge the Nomaha river.
Track-laying progresses at the rate
of three-fourths of a milo per day at
present. The construction force will
t > o doubled as soon as men and teams
can bo had , and the contractors ex
pect to reach the Nomaha by the time
; ho bridge is completed. Work on
; ho northern end is progressing rap
idly. Two new towns luvo already
aeon laid out on the line Springfield
in Sarpy county and Sheridan in No-
The Lincoln Democrat assorts that
i branch of the Missouri Pacific from
Nebraska City by v > ay of Weeping
Water valley to Lincoln has boon de
cided upon , the road to bo completed
by October , 1882. It is also assorted
that Gould hns purchased for the
Wabash line the charter for the only
imdge possible over the Missouri at
Three' great corporations are now
[ leading for the Black Hills country
two through " Nebraska and one through
Dakota. "The Omaha and Black Hills
branch of the Union Pacific , now com
pleted to St. Paul , will begin opera
tions early in the spring and
push up the Loup val
ley in the direction of the
liills. Graders are no.v working beyond -
yond St. Paul. The Sioux City &
Pacific will stare from Fort Niobrara
in the spring , and , with the advan
tage of route , stands a good show for
first place in the race. The Chicago
& Northwestern will push from Fort
Pierre , Dakota , westward , strike the
northern hills , and thence northwest
to a connection with the Northern
Pacific at or near Helena. The coun
try to bo traversed by these roads is
now settling rapidly , and with facili
ties for travel and marketing will in
crease ton-fold in wealth and popula
tion in flYo years.
A branch road from Topeka , Kas. .
to a junction with the B. & M. at
Wymoro ia under survey and will soon
Survejing on tha Nebraska City &
Northwestern , in the direction of Wa-
hoe , will commence to-day. This is
supposed to be a link of tlio Wabiish
system , and will bo pushed to a con
nection with the Union Pacific , prob
ably at Fremont. With the construc
tion of this line , and the bridging of
the Missouri river at Nebraska City ,
the Wubash will secure a decided ad
vantage over the Iowa pool lines in
the matter of through freight for Chi-
caco and St. Louis.
The Republican valley division of
the B. & M. has been graded fifty
miles beyond Culbortson , and the iron
laid twenty-five miles of that distance.
It is expected ono hundred miles of
track will bo laid by January 1. Two
construction trains are constantly em
ployed , and ono and a half to two
miles of trackspikod daily. The sandy
nature of the route will admit of unin
terrupted 'work during winter. Depot -
pot and transfer facilities have already
been secured in Dtmver , and a largo
force of men are It'.ying sidetracks.
The Denver & Now Orleans road is
branching out from the former city.
The delay occasioned by the opposi
tion of the Rio Grande company to
crossing its track has been overcome
bv an injunction fiom Judge Hallett ,
of the circuit court.
Jay Gould now controls 11,711
miles of road , nearly 4,000 of which
is included in the Union Pacific sys
Brown county , Dakota , is now in
the vertex of a war between the
Northwestern and Milwaukee roads.
They are fighting for position in the
Trains on the U.tah & Northern are
now running to Silver Bow , seven
miles from Bittte. The latter city
will be the northern terminus of the
The Northern Pacific has crossed
O'Fallon's crook , 55 miles east ot
Miles City , Montana , and is being
energetically pushed toward Powder
river. If the weather proves favora
ble it is likely to reach Miles City by
January 1st. Work is BOOH to bo
commenced on the tunnel through
the main range of tlio Rocky moun
tains , near Helena. It will bo nearly
4,000 foot in length.
Union Pacific engineers have made
a survey for a branch of the Utah ifc
Northern from Dillon' to the Yellow
stone National Park , by way of Vir
ginia City , Montana. The road will
bo a narrow guago , the maximum
grade about 100 feet and 130 miles in
length. Construction will not begin
until next year.
The NewEdltoi'of "Tbo Century. "
The life ot the now editor of The
Century Magazine ( Scribnor H Month
ly ) , Mr. Richard Watson Oildor , has
been an eventful ono , lie was born
in Bordontown , N. J. , in 1844. His
father , who was a Methodist preacher ,
like moat of that class was in moder
ate circumstances , and could give his
son but moderate educational advan
tages , but the boy was early drawn
toward * literature , and when only
twelve years old published an amateur
paper entitled The St. Thomas Regis
ter , on which ho did both the editori
al and mechanical work. When only
sixteen years old ho edited a campaign
paper in the interest of Boll
and Everett. The presidential
election bringing his engagement
to a close , ho went to Philadelphia
and studied law lor a time , but soon
returned to literature. In 1803 ho
enlisted in the First Philadelphia ar
tillery , and served through "tho emer
gency" campaign. In 1805 ho became
a reporter on 'Iho Newark Advertiser ,
and was rapidly advanced through the
grades of legislative * reporter and
local editor to the position of manag
ing editor. Ho remained with The
Advertiser for several years , nnd
after leaving it , with Mr. Newton
Crane , started a daily paper , the New
ark Morning Register. While editing
this paper ho also ( .ontributcd regu
larly to the editorial and other de
partments of Hours at Home , and it'
is said that ho would frequently work
all night on the Register , and then ,
after only a few hours of sloop , go to
New York antl perform his duties aa
editor of the magazine.
In 1870 , when Scribnor's monthly
was started , Hours at Homo was
merged into it , and Mr. Gilder upon
Dr. Holland's invitation , became its
assistant editor : In this position ho
has performed a threat variety of valu
able and important work , a few of
which were his charming essays ,
under the head of the "Old Cabinet. "
Ho _ is a poet of some dis
tinction , and has published two vol
umes of verse , < ho "Now Day" nnd
the "Pool and His Master. " Those
who are acquainted with Dr. Gilder
and his ability , say that the mantle of
Mr. Holland < : ould not have fallen on
shoulders moro worthy in every ro-
ipect to wear it.
Senator David Davis , it ia nafd. content-
plntea n tour through the eonth after the
ftdjounncnt of thonenate.
Aaslstant Puetlnaiter General Brady ,
of Star-route noteriety , owed his appoint
ment to the late Senator Morton.
There have ecn one hundred and fif
teen presidential postmasters before the
H nute for confirmation this xusion.
Senator Lainar ( Dem. , Minn. ) has paired
with Senator Teller , mul goca to his state
to apeak every day until ttio coming elec
In Washington they call the president's
temporary home on Capital hill the "gray
houne , " to distinguish it from the old presi
dential mansion. It ia built of gray gran
Gen. Fremont , like Tyner , resigned in
consequence of a preislnpr invitation. The
people of Arizona thought the governor
ought to come there long enough to receipt
for his salary.
Secretary Maine's last talk with Presi
dent Gorfield was in reference to the
"complete reconciliation of the two sec-
tionH , north and Boutli , if The Washing
ton Star is correct in its statement to that
Secretary Hunt's office is overrun with
ofh'ce-ieekers , mostly ladies. He had
twenty positions for copyjats at SCO n
month. He has hail 2,000 applications for
these place , notwithstanding the fact that
they are all filled.
The campaign in Massachusetts id BO
dull that The Springfield Union ia led to
announce th..t "the attention of the pub
lic is called to the fact that there i % a po
litical c.unpnign going on in MnssacUu-
sett * . It is understood that Governor
Long is a candidate for re-election , and
one Thompson , a democrat , expect * to be
William E. Chandler candidate for the
> , cunt juilgeship i * Chief Justice Doe ,
nnd he saya New Hampshire has had but
three places in the cabinet and the Giipreire
court , all occupied by one man , Lev ! 'Wood-
bury , against twenty-three places given to
Massachusetts. Doe stands high as a jurist ,
but would not give to the court the lift
which Gray would.
Furious with Senatir Voprhees for his
( sensible remarks on the tariff , Watterson
denounces him in a column and a half , and
says : "It is hardi conceivable that a
democrat , otanding six feet in his stocU-
ings ana retaining six ounces of sense ,
nhould rise to reassert Ferioualy the worn-
out dogmas of rapine which democrat ) )
ha\u contended against time out of mind "
Chairman Cooper , of the Pennsylvania
republican state committee , ha\ing pent
out nu assessment circular to ofliceholderx ,
the civil service reform association of
Philadelphia lias adopted resolutions condemning -
demning and protesting against the assess
ment "as tending to the injury of the pub
lic service and the defeat of tho.objects for
which this association has been organized. '
Beecher and his church have for m ny
years been a power in Urooltjyn po itics ,
and the caudidute tint secures the vote *
of the Plymouth congregation is gi nerally
elected. At present Geu.Tracy , who was
one of Beecher'a lauyerj in the Tilton
case , is a candid .te for mayor , auigioatly \
t > the Hurpriso of mo < t people , Ileury
Ward spoke at an anti-Tracy meeting : nut
long 070. The excuse nude on I3eecher'H
behalf i < that two of his sons are actively
engaged in forwarding tlio intrrest of Mr.
Ho w , Uei , Tracy's open ; nt , and he
did not wish to oppose thi boy * .
Kx-Vico President Wheeler will \isit
Queen Victoria's maids of honor aver
age about 60 years of age.
Jay Gould's HHteris the wife of a Meth
odist preacher at Los Angeles , Cal ,
General McClellan and Jeff DaviR found
themselvcH on opposite tides of the table
President Grevy gave 20,000 francs to
the ) > onr in Paris in honor of his daughter's
Justice Miller's gown worn on the
United Stitcs supreme beuch , was made
" 'apt. llcynttn i < reported to havemi'Te
$75dUO by paddling around iu his life-
Having dre B.
Mi's Arthur , daughter of tha president ,
ii a blonde-haired young lady now attend-
school ut Albany ,
Mr. Whittier , the pcet. saya he received
two hundred Applications fur his auto rftph
In the course of A year.
A portrait model of Guiteau has been
placed Iu the Chamber of Horrors at Mine.
Tussaund'H exhibition , London ,
Nast , the artist , It stld to have invested
940,000 in a Colorado silver mine , which
lie tinda , un pononal inspection , to bo al
Mlas Lotta and Edwin Booth are said
to be the richoit ret < reseutatlvea of the
dramatic profession. The former is worth
half a million and the latter estimates his
wealth at $150,000. Mr. Joseph Jefferson
comes third on the ILit , und Mr John Me-
Cullough hai made 9HO,000 in the past
Who that haa c\er lived any time in tha
country but must have heard of the virtues
of Burdock as n blood purifier. Buidock
Blood Bitters cure dybpepsia , biliousness
and all disorders arising from iniinire
blood ur deranged liver or kidneys. Price
81.00 , trial Icttlcs m - 17 eodlw
'Don'i * lr Value. "
, Know H lf .
"They cured mo of Ague , Biliousness -
ness nnd Kidney Complaint , ns re
commended , I htul ft half bottle loft
which I used for my two little girls ,
who the doctors nnd neighbors naia
could not bo cured , I would have
lost both of thorn ono night if I had
not given thorn Hop Bitters. They
did thorn BO much good I continued
their use until they wuro cured , That
is why I say you do not know half the
value of Hop Bitters , and do not re
commend them hit h enough. " B. ,
Jlochcslpr , N. Y. See other column.
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Best and Cheapest Farming Land
In Nebraska , located In all the best counties In
the state. In
Alone MC ha > o about
For sale at $3 , $10 and $1' ! per acre , ( j to 15
miles from Omaha , 16,000 Acre * In Oarpy
County , 10,000 . Acres In Washington
County , Larp Tract * In all other countlm In
Nebraska and Western Iowa.
An Immense list of OMAHA CITY property con-
6lfctln ( f FINt RESIDENCES , HOUSES and
LOTS , BUSINESS PROPFRTY of nil kinds ,
LOTS If * ADDITIONS to Oiraha. ACRE
TRAOT8 , etc. , for Sale , Itent and Exchange.
BOGGS & HILL ,
Eeal Estate Brokers ,
1408 Farnham Street ,
OPP , GRAND CENTRAL HOTEL ,
3M acres , Hinllen from the city , 40 acres culti-
\atcd , running water , plenty of > alley , school
house on thu land , farms nil around it , 12.f > 0
Iitracto. 1JOUOS & II1LL
$20 acres , 11 mllej from tlty , 7f. acrrs of fine
\alley-100 acres U Iev I land , 40 atri-s cultl-
> ateu. Ihlrg water , near timber , owner ex
tremely anxious to sell , $12.10 per acre.
110(108 & 1111,1 , , Heal Estate llrokcrs.
KH ) SALE
60 acres , 13 miles from city , 17 acres under ul-
tinted very thole land will be sold cheap.
BOUQ3 4. HILL , Utal EsUta Urokcra.
BO acres , 10 miles from city , only $10 per acre ,
If told at onco.
110UUS & HILL , Heal Estate Brokers.
100 acres , 10 miles went of city , > alley and wa
ter , near station , (2,201.
DOOOa & HILL , Itutl Estate Broken ,
lOOacres , 11 miles west of city , plenty of valley ,
litlng prlng , lmproedurms on all tides , near
school and station , must be told imtanttr.
160 crw with running nater , fine \allej , good
surrounding ) , H mllea fiom court houaa , only
10 per acre , If sold soon. liOUdb & HILL.
* OR BALE
60 acres , two miles cast of Elkhorn station , ury
BOGUS & 1U.L.
100 cares , fhc mllri north of Elkhorn station
10 rlKityuina , 1U mile * from cit,40 sirw
ICO acrc , 11 mile * from city. * I,200.
( MO acre * , In one tract , ieen miles west of Fre-
incut , to acrw lultlvitefl , all ljul lanJ-U very
choice , Hirer-fourth * of a mite from ( tatloii
111 ncll all or part , or Mil exchange for Oman *
property. HOODS A HiLL.
3 tract * , of ICO trw cvh In S rp > county , $ t *
per Rcie water on alt three qti'tle * .
liOUOS A HILL. ,
SO aero * , close to city , $40 per acre , walr nd T
! y. BOUOS&1IILU
, 2J miles e > t of city : 40 crw , four
nllm nouthucot ot city both nice plccoi ol
hml-MII Mil ch ap. IIOOOS it HILL.
100 acre far n , 2 } mlles from city , $ 'i,0X ' ( ) .
110C.O.S & HILL , Real Estate Uroltcn.
MO acrci , near Mlll rdtll dlvld to null.
100 acrcn Imore station , $29
noons & HILL
in.fOO acrci on the Eikhornallev , between the
hi k horn and t rcniont. 1JOUGS & I11LU
14 qn rtemoctlons of land In townnhlp lCr&nj [
12 ; also 18 qunrtcr settlinn In townnhlp 10 , nngo
11 , onlv 12 to 13 mill * frcm Omaha , tiomo very
Ion priced land In these loti.
UOCiOS .t HILL , Hml Estate Rrokcn
50 HOUSES AND LOTS
A\ ill Inillil thrno hou'ci to order fast u ra
qitlrul.on our loin on Farnham , Douglas And
Dodge , and 27th , 20th , 20th .end dOth 8t .
We iN not hullil n > tlilnu but coal solid. No.
1 house' , lining full M k'ood nutcrlilsand doing
fully n KOOil * ork M In dona on large , flrst-clas
ImlullnvH. All homes ure nhuetcd , tor p&pertx ) .
sliloil , plastered two coata , to Poor enl jama
wMl | ulntcit ltli best paint , all wlmlowg hung
on heavy vtclxhti. nnd lUtod fo linl o or out-
eldo lillmln , ns desired , All studding ID placed 13
Inchon fro .n centre to centre oil framing lum
ber bcli K fully H hiavy 01 that lined In large
house . Houses cant In ( rom four to six roou n ,
with ten foot celling * , folding doom , rtc. Wa
I \ltoall jiiople wanting homes , to call unit ex-
lunlno Uiu houses c are now building. We re
quire In nil ra cs a conn In band payment of (100
or 8-UO , balance niontlilv
BOGGS & HILL ,
Eeal Estate Brokers ,
1408 FarnbamSt. ,
OPP , GRAHD CENTRAL 'HOTEL ,
Houses , Lots , Residences , Etc.
House And lot , 16th and llnrcy. 93,600.
Tuo houa-n and ono lot. ItJtii and Loaveo-
worth , $2,200.
House and email lot , 13th and Cass , $000.
Three hoim anil lot , nth and Cost ) , $2,000.
lloueo and lot , Oth and I'acldc , $3IH 0.
House and lot , 10th and I'ierce , $1,250.
Fine res dcnce , 8hlnn' add tlon , W.OOO.
llounj and twol.its.2Uth and Faruham , $2,600
House and lot , Sdth nndKarnha , 91,300.
Two new houits and lot , 17th and Marcj.
New bouses and one-half lot , 22 1 and Capitol
avenue , $2OCO.
House , 8e\cn rooms , wllhl t , Shlnn'n addition.
Kfnu residence property St. Mary's avenue ,
House and lot , Da\cnport direct , ft , 000.
Home and lot , Slilnn'a additlo , i-ouU.
House and lot , till ) and I'lercc , $200
Largo house , corner lot , 21st * nd Ourt , loir
House and lot , Armstrong's a loition , $2,700.
Coiner lot , tumll house , Armstrong's addition ,
Hou c and lot , 12th and C pltol acmie , $3,200
House an 1 1 t , 23d and Harne > , $2,000.
Fine res dencc , Uallfornli street , J7,000.
link house , SOthaiid Oouzl.e , ? lbOO.
Full coiner lot and t\to houses , 10th and Cop
to ) avenue , $12,100.
Full lot and hou e , h islness locatl n , ? 7K)0. )
Ekgai.t resldci ce , No 1 locution , J7.W.
II use an ' lot , ISth and I ) it' , $ -t/JO. /
Commodious n Did net , th te lots , $18,000.
llou o on 1 lot , 2Sth and Farnham , 81,160.
House ard lo , 20tb nd Douglas , ? 1WO.
Residence property , California itreit , 83,700.
Residence propertj , 1'atk Wilde a\enue , vcrj
House and J lot , 12th a-d Pac no , 81,200.
House and lot. Dod e street , SJ,5 JO.
Two house an , ' , twothudd cf a lot , 23d anil
Ca 8 , $ l,50ij.
Desirable nbldence , two loti on Capi'ol Hill.
ll'ick residence , choice location , $3,600.
House tiul o ic acre , South Oinahn , $3uO.
FUo eplcndlilij lo.'ited busmen lots , 22xCS
feet lacli , as"goo a location as can bo found In
the city , each 82,500.
Two business lots , rppom o "Tn Millard "
so th tide Uougl.e , between 12th and 13th , each
Six business lots on 25th street , 31,800 to
Full comer lots , suitable for bustncw , $7,600.
Twobueln ss lot , together 41xWi fict , No.
location , $5,000.
HIv good business } ota , rach 22x120 , each
Three business lota , 22x120 f ct each , all for
lluslncss corner , 132 feet square , ono of th :
bc.t locations n the city , 319,000.
OC\12 fictou coriicr , vet/ cheap for all , full
lot , Ibth and Harnej , 81,800.
Full lot , 22d and California , ? 1,600.
Connir lot , Jefferson and Douglas , 81,200.
Residence lot , Dpdtfe strett , # 2,600.
Large lo * , 21st and Harxe ) , § 1,000.
Corner , CtixbO feet , 13th and Tierce , SOW.
Itlock In West Omaha , 81,600.
Brick cottage and tuo lots , well improved
iwenty choice lota , Park Wild ) atcnue , ( COO to
SSOO.Nlmty cl ht lotn.'south of St. Mary' * lucmia
between Ifilhand S0th ! street * , § 500 to $700.
Ninety lots on Farnham , Doiiluiaiia | Dodfo
between 2Mb , 27ih,2jtl alia 30th struts
SJUO to 400 ,
BOGuS & HILL
Just What RAILROAD MEN WANT an FN-
riRE BLOCK OF QROUNO-clght full lots ,
with line lar o Iniiaj of fouitccn rooo.8 and
many other \.Unable improkimentt.
Will dhlde this and sell In parcels to null
BOGGS & HILL ,
Eeal Estate.Brokers ,
1408 Parnllam Street ,
OPP. BRAND CENTRAL HOTEL.
CHATTEL MORTGAGE SALE.
By vlrtuo of the power qpntnined in a
chattel mortgage given on the 21st day of
Jtine 1870 , by Henry . LalTcr to William
KdMnitlM and by mud Kdwanls
j.vi ottm , .i.u uv n < * u i un uiuo assigned to
Augunt Doll , which said mortgage wan on
the 27th day of June 1879 , duly filed in
the County Clerk's office of Dougla
County , Nebraska , nnd on which there Is
now due $19 , " > ,2j in the payment of which
default has been made , I will sell at public
auction to tlio hfchest bidder for cash , at
C. ! ' . Goodman's store No. 1114 and 111C
Douglas street , in the city of Omaha on
thii 10th day of November , proximo at 10
o'clock a. m. .f said day. the good * , chat
tels and property described in Haiti mort
gage , to-wit : A full stock of drugs , medi
cines , paints , oil and window-glass , to
gether with store fixtures and furniture ,
consisting of shelving , glass fuinlturc ,
drawers , counters , cupboard * , prescription
case and scales , lamp * , show caies , stands ,
mortar.sii'n. and other woodan Signs ,
sponge basket , show globes , brackets ,
tables , matting , steve nnd pipe , zinc
board , desk , chairs , etc. , also Jot household -
hold furniture consisting of carpets , bed
steads , chairs , bureau , looking-ylass , kitchen
safe , cookng ( stove , etc.
AUOUHT DOLL , Mortgagee.
By Clarkson & Hunt , his attorneys.
Omaha , Oct. iMth 1881.
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and prlco Hat containing full
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ATTORNEY - AT - LAW.s
' 2 Farnham St. , Omaha N
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