Image provided by: University of Nebraska-Lincoln Libraries, Lincoln, NE
About Omaha daily bee. (Omaha [Neb.]) 187?-1922 | View Entire Issue (Nov. 18, 1886)
THE OMAHA DAILY BEE : THURSDAY , NOVEMBER 18 , 1880.
BLASTS FROM BOREAS
With Heaps of Snow Take Possession of the
SCENES OF THE GREAT STORM.
Dentil of James II. CrclRliton Clmn-
qcs In the Pootofllco Clean-
IIIR n Chimney Ilnrst-
in n Holler , Ktu.
Oltl settlers h.ivo for yuan back boon
ivout to lnduljo In lurid descriptions of
tlio weather tn Omaliaof thcearlier days ,
its rain and lic.it , and dust and mud ami
bli//anh. Contrasting It with that of
the o latter days , they have not failed to
make their comparison favorable to the
present , and enumerate the advantages
that wo , of these degenerate days ,
enjoy in I lie blnndncis of the
Mill' * ) smiles and the mildness
with wliieh the blastof winter assail our
woll-clatl frames. Hut if any of the old sot-
tleis were out Toe day night , andforlhoir
own sake it is to ho hoped they were not ,
they might easily have di eovcred that
the rigors of the past hail not boon swal
lowed in tin ) whirlpool ot oblivion.
The snow continued to fall with unre
mitting assiduity , until cloven o'clork.
Half u do/.on hours before that , the streets
hud become almost impassible to vehic
les. The street railway tracks
refuiod to uncover beneath the
snow-plow. People who never ride
in the cars thronged them to suffocation ,
and , as if in resentment , in a number of
instuncc t tin * cars or hordes refused to
afford them the ride they sought. At 0
o'clock eight cars , more or Jess , under
the inlluencc of the weather , could have
been seen at the corner of Farnam and
Fifteenth streets , and they got nway Irom
there only by means of unloading and
the junction of efforts on the niirt of both
men ilml boasts. A little later eleven
cars wore cuutilit on the track common to
both the Eighteenth and Twentieth street
lines and reined from duty for
the night. Soon after , all the lines were
abandoned and night settled down nixm
n city at the mercy of snow , wind and
piercing blasts from the north. Stores
were closed , streets were deserted , the
only places remaining open being the
saloons , theatres and Jones' revival , and
these did but a frigid business. When
tlio snow hail ceased falling , the wind
from the north came down with a ve
locity of forty miles , and fash
ioned the snow in drifts upon
the street in shapes humorous , fantastic
and mournful. In some parts
the thoroughfares seemed like sections of
a national cemetery with thousands of
mounds above patriotic souls , covered
with the mantle of purity and silence. .
From the roof of every building count
less billions of particles wore blown into
the streets , filling them to the ridge of tlio
highest structure with a mist , in which
even the electric light lost its brilliancy
and appeared at a distance like a , Jisher-
man's din on a foggy morning. The
wind whistled nnd howled according to
its desires , and held undisputed sway
throughout tlio weary hours.
rAbout'lJo'cloolc yesterday morning it
broke in fragments one of the immense
plate glass windows of Gibson , Miller &
Richardson's book store in the granite
block on Fifteenth street , and the damage
was not repaired until 11 o'clock , when
sections of Sr.e'umw marble were substitu *
ted to cover the aperture.
No horse cars ventured on the tracks ,
nnd those whose business required their
early presence in town were compelled
to foot it through drifts of varying
heights and width. along tor
tuous sheep walks to town. Hun
! dreds of people were behind their
usual time at business. Dray , express
and truck men remained at homo. Mer
cantile houses opened their doors , merely
for form's sake , with no expectation of
doing business. The sun peered through
an impenetrable veil , like a disgruntled
monarch , and at intervals was reviled
by the hoarse voice and chilling breov.es
of the noilh which lie was able neither to
temper nor control. Hut few sleighs ap
peared and they were out on business and
not for pleasure. Pedestrians hurried
along with down-bent Heads , and the
weather joker when met had something
to say about the pleasant nature of day.
There was no change m the tempera
ture up to U o'clock , and then it scorned
as if the extreme cold promised were
ubout to add to the intensity of the visi
SIGXAI , ornci : iir.roiiTg.
Reports received at the signal ofllco
fchow that in the west and northwest no
snow is falling. Colder weather prevails ,
however , with a falling mercury. At
Cheyenne j-estorday morning thothermo-
inetorstooitat-IO0. while at lenveitt | reg-
isterodTl ® abovcfln the city yesterday
morning the mercury was at a point 12-
ubovoyoro , and fell slightly as ( lie dayj.id-
vanccd. The barometer reports irom
dilforait points show that there is a gen
eral depression all over this section of
the northwest. The contra of depression
is at DUH Moincs , causing a storm centre
of considerable energy.
High winds prevailed throughout the
city during the day. At 11 o'clock the
wind hail attained a velocity of thirty-faix
miles an hour.
The depots presented a cheerless ap
pearance. Hut few men could bo found
nround them and the activity of moving
trains and switching cur.s seemed to have
been relegated to the past.
In the Union Pacillc , the passenger
tracks wore covered with snow , while the
other rails were occupied with long lines
of diniry box cars shrouded in festoons
of Icicles. No trams were sent out. Pas-
Fengur train Mo. 1 , which lett hero la. t
night fur the west , is in the snow at Val
ley. No. 5 , which wont out at 5.05 o'clock
yehlcrday evening , is laid by at Colum
bus. No , 2 from the west is holdatrantl !
Island , Tliu trains \\liidi should have
loft yostordajjinorning , the Denver and
the Gram' Island wore nb.mdoncd ,
The Missouri Pacilio train from the
south did not como in lust night , neither
did that which should have gone out yes
terday morning leave the depot ,
The dummy , up to 1 o'clock yesterday
had made but two trips , the first ot
which was with three , the next with two
engines , IJCO and nil , both of which had
considerable dllliculty in ploughing
drifts three feet deep on the other side
of the river.
At 12-JO : o'clock the Union Pacilio man
agement ouloicd out engines , VJ ( ) , M5 and
Slut , the first tmmtioncd \\liiehwas
Mipnlicd with a snow plow , which ex
tended up to the he-.ulliglit. These giants
rush I'd from the shops up the grade ,
with great Milocitv , the plow.-.hooting the
obstniHln"MIOW into a. hundred dircc-
tioVis and fflllng the air , for a nuiuu'T ? ?
feet on cither side ot the apparatus. Each
of these cnginon were manned with two
crowsoni'crow beingintendcd foruay.tho
otiicr for ri htv1 - ' . The wimlows of the
cans of each were protected with boards
and wue screens , to enable the occu
pant * to look out without the danger of
having their windows broken in the
snow drills. The engines were under
orders to go to Graml Island , clearing
the track as they advanced. The men in
ehaigo woio Engineers Jjheohy , Hran-
sent , Jackson , McConnell and Stephen-
.son , the. iirumon being Stcplicnsoi ) .
Gongh , Jackson , O'lluro , Hulvcr and
O'Huuoy. Wi ) t of Grand Island the
work of this plow Will bo
3iipl > Icuiou.tcit by two more
from North Platto. After tlio
borne plow shall have cleared the track to
Grand Island , it will return and do simi
lar service on the Republican Valley
branch. Attached to the engines were
an emigrant and n day coach , a box car
and three cabooses. These contained i\
number of laborers , tools and
food , all to bo used in
the work of clearing the roads.
While the trains already mentioned are
nt stations at which a supply of food and
other necessaries can be had for the pas
sengers , this morning the Union Pacific
sent to the depot six Immense chests of
crackers , meat and canned goods , which
will be sent on the llrst trains which leave ,
to provide against any want of food
which may bo experienced by its pat
rons before the storm shall have abated.
ThoH.it M. depot had at 11 o'clock
one train ready to go west , but it was
waiting orders and was then three hours
The train for Chicago left an hour be
hind time , but it was learned wnsstopped
by the snow in Iowa.
The Kansas Cily train came in with a
few passengers and only a few minutes
No , 2 of yesterday from Denver hail
been delayed. When last heard from it
was at Ashland , and was expected to ar
rive at SsilO o'clock.
Yesterday morning's tram , whieli ar
rives at 10 10 from the west , was eight
Thn train on the Chicago , Milwaukee
& St. Paul road was held at Tcmpleton ,
la , a freight train in advance of it being
caught in the drifts.
The Chicago it Northwestern train
from Chicago had not arrived nt IS
o'clock on the other side ot the river ,
though the roail entouta train about the
usual time yesterday morning. J'lhiswas
the ( only eastern road from the Hlull's
which made this attempt.
The Chicago it Kock Island train from
Chicago reached the transfer about one
hour behind , having experienced but lit
tle difficulty because of the snow.
The vartls in tlio Hlull's and all the
freights are tied tin ,
Yesterday morning's train on the Chi-
cago.JSt. Paul Minneapolis fcOmaha was
abamloncd , il having been decided at an
early hour that it would be useless to
run rosTorrin : .
The carriers made one trip yesterday
morning and those in the business district
made another about noon. Hut no mail
having arrived , the force were permitted
to go home at an early hour. The mail ,
however , was .sent to all depots , but re
turned almost immediately because of
the abandonment of the trains.
The coal dealers are anticipating a
rich harvest tins winter.
This weather is a God-send to a good
many impecunious men who have found
worK at cleaning oil sidewalks.
The street car company , owing to the
drifted condition of the streets , could not
run any 'cars yesterday. They hope to
have their tn'cks sullieiently cleared to
enable cars to run on schedule time to
Two young men who live in Walnut
Hill , while on their way home Thursday
night , lost their way in I lie blinding storm
and were obliged to spend the night in an
old out house. They were all but frozen
yesterday morning , but managed to find
their way to a house near by , where the ;
were well cared for.
Advices were received at tiic Union
Pacific headquarters yesterday that
H.irneston , a station on the O. & R. V. ,
just south of Heatricc , was destroyed by
tiro. Particulars are uot known.
This gentleman , Tuesday evening mar
ried George Huhler and Miss Huldah He-
rath who had already entered the mar-
riag state under the misapprehension
that , the license of Judge McCulloch per
mitted them so to do.
The decision of the court will be ren
dered to-day m the case of S. Kalisli
vs. N. Lipp , charged with receiving
money under false pretenses.
In the replevin cascof Jardinc vs. Coleman -
man , the decision was in favor of the
Mary Looks was " yesterday morning
given possession'.of the feather bed of her
mother claimed the '
by phiintiu's step
Jas. Nichola lias rcplovincd a pair of
horses and harnesses and the contents of
a butcher shop from Constable Stein.
Wm. 13. llulburt was held to the district
court on the charge of bastardy by Liz-
The German Company in Tiliicoln.
Encouraged by the success which the
German Comedy company of Baurcis ,
Puls & Schmit/ have achcived in the
Sunday performances at the Hoytl.a num
ber of the Gorman citi/.ens of Lincoln
have made n , request for them to give a
couple of performances in that city. The
expense of those , of course , would bo con
siderable , and subscriptions now arc
being taken up in Lincoln for this pur
pose. If the company agrees to go , it
will bo on the night of Thanksgiving anil
the following , on which occasion they
will give two of their standard perform
ances. They will , of coureo , return in
time for their regular Sunday night per
formance hero ,
United StaloH Court.
Judge Drawer was heating arguments
yesterday afternoon in the celebrated
case of Mary K. Kellogg vs. James H.
Chapman the Mill involving u.strip of land
on upper F.irnam st.
Decisions for plaintiff wore [ rendered
yesterday by Judge Hrewerm the cases ot
Damon vs. Cheney , Svobodo Vs. Cheney ,
and Cheney vs. , Iohn Lunn.
Judge Mundy was engaged in hearing
yesleiduy the case ot Groas vs. the
Union Pacilio Railway company ,
in which the father sues for $2,000 dam
ages alleged to have been sustained by
tlie death of his son , who was tun over
by a train.
The pipe and chimney leading from
1'lsasser's barbershop , under Col. 1'loyd's
saloon on Fifteenth street , yesterday , became -
came clogged up , and upon the suggestion
of some one , several grains ol powder
were placed in the stove , in which tlioro
was a fire at the time. The lid of the
heater was blown oil , ami Floyd's saloon
and the rooms of the Canadian-Ameri
can club above were tilled with clouds
of smoke , which suggested a black snow
Tlio AndorKon Tragedy ,
Annie Anderson , the girl who was ac
cidentally shot by a fellow servant ,
Annie Jackson , at IS us Anderson's board
ing house is still alive. It is reported
that there is still a chance for her re
"There is no doubt but that the shoot
ing \MIS accidental , " said Judge Stcnberg
yosteuluy , "and I suppose I shall have to
roloa-o the girl. She is still conliued in
jsl , uUii > y my action.11
on- JIB llcntli
The steam heater in the olllccs of the
Union Paciflo claim department , for
merly occupied by the land department ,
blow out its head ye = torday morning and
tilled the place with steam. Fifty clerks
were given a rest until to-day. Nobody
The clipping of the horses of the fire
dep.utment has Ju&t been linishod byF.
U , Mckinuey , and the animals look as if
their familiarity with the American put-
cut clipper hail almost turned tucm lute
the Ukraine breed ,
T1IK rOBTOFIMCE OHUSH.
How It Will Soqti Ho Avoided on Sun-
dny Uy n Now Delivery.
The recent visit of the postofllco inspector
specter to the postolllco at this place , to
gether with the additions to the force of
the ofllco recently made , will bring about
a number of changes in the carriers'de
On Sunday the custom is , and has been
for many years , for people desiring mail
to mass in the north end of the building
and seek for their favors from their car
rier inside. For a long time back , as
everybody will appreciate who has ex
perienced it , this has resulted in a crowd
ing , a pushing and a pulling which stops
but little short of the disgraceful. It is
intended to obviate this by dividing the
people into two lines , one composed of
those who live in the residence nnd the
other of those who come from the busi
ness district. Kucli individual In turn
will approach one of the windows to bo
designated for that purpose , lie will an
nounce his mime to a party stationed at
the window , who will in turn shout it to
the carrier who will stand at his desk.
The applicant will then step aside to an
adjoining open window , and will there
receive his mail by means of an assist
ant who will bo given it by the carrier at
his desk. The same method will bo car
ried out with respect to those who live in
the residence districts Thirteen car
riers will attend to the latter and cloven
to the former. To effect this change the
rack now immediately in front of the
Sunday delivery will be removed and the
carrier's desks brought nearer the win
dows. Whether the system will work as
rapidly as did the old one remains to bo
Been. There can bo no doubt , however ,
that it will obviatp the disgraceful
crushing and crowding which has been
long borne with patience.
AN OM > OITIZ13N COM3.
Death or iininci II. CrelKlitnn His
The citizens of Omaha were pained tn
hear yesterday of the death of James II.
Creighton , an old resident of this place ,
which occurred at half-past 10 o'clock
Thursday night. 'Since Thursday last ,
whcnho was taken suddenly ill Mr-JCrelgh-
tonlms | been suffering from what his physi
cian called a sort of paralysis ot a portion
tion of the brain. He grew rapidly worse
and though conscious to the last , his re
covery was , almost from the first , de
Mr. Creiirhton was in his forty-second
year. Ho came to Omaha in 181W , from
Springfield , O. , his birthplace , and for
many years was a prominent liveryman
hero. He retired from business when
stricken with blindness live or six years
ago. Ho was a man of many good qual
ities , warm-hearted , generous and always
willing to lend a helping hand to those
who needed it. His death will bo
mourned by a largo circle of friends and
Mr. Creighton leaves a wife , but no
children. His brother , Mr. J. 1) . Creigh
ton , his two sisters , Mrs. Catharine Ma-
ginn and Mrs. Martha Itnyor , and his
mother , Mrs. Plnubo Creighton , arc resi
dents of this city. The widow herself is
very low from an attack of illness
brought on by an accident two weeks
airo , anil it is jearcd that her husband's
death will seriously impair her chances
The funeral will take place on Friday
morning at , 8'oO : o'clock from the rosi-
donee , 1718 Cass street , to the Holy Fam
A VICTIM OF THE BLASTS.
Hugh Devlin , a Soldier , Frozen to
As so far reported , the only victim of
Thursday night's terrible storm is Hugh
Devlin , a private of company E , Sftcond
infantry , who perished | at Fort Omaha
early yesterday morning or late Thurs
Devlin was last seen alive about six
o'clock Thursday night when he left the
saloon just otiNido tlm fort to go to his
quarters. Ho was then under the in-
lluonce of liquor aud staggered consider
Nothing more was secn'of him until yes
terday morning about 3 o'clock , when his
body , fro/con still' and stark , was discov
ered by a sentry , about one hundred and
lifty feet from the guard house. It was
partially covered with drifted snow , and
lay in such a manner as to indicate that
Devlin was on his way to the guard
house when ho stumbled and felt. He
was probably too much under the influ
ence of liiiuor to icali/.c his danger , and
laid in the snow until fro/.cn to death.
The case was reported to the coroner ,
who does not deem an inquest necessary.
Devlin was a man about forty-live
years of ago. and unmarried. Ho came to
Omaha u few months ago with the
Fleming TclN Ills Slory Vagrants
Albert FJemiug.the old Gorman weaver
whoso trouble with his wife has been re
counted in the Hr.K , appeared for trial
yesterday morning. His wifedid not como
up to prosecute him and ho was re
Fleming amused the court by reciting
how his wife had enticed him into mar
rying her by inviting him into her house
and explaining how well she could coolc ,
wash , iron and perform tlio general
duties of a faithful spouse. "I
vos married to her tree days ofdor
dot , " ho explained , "und vet you dinks ,
in tree inonds she vas do mutter of a
baby. Dot make mo mad and den doro
vas t rouble between us. "
Fleming went on to tell , with earnest
gesticulations , how his wife had given up
doing un.ylhing for him , atsd said that
things ha'd conic to Rich a point that 1m
was oven obliged to darn his own stock
A number of other unimportant ca = es
wore disposed of by Judge Stcnberg.
Four Migrants wore given ton days caeit
on bread and water.
VOU.N'O Hills. HATl'IN.
She is Knticcd Away Prom Homo and
JtctnriiH teller HiiHbaml.
Readers of the HII : : will doubtless remember -
member the case of Delta McArdle , the
11-year-old daughter ot James MoArdlo ,
who eloped with and was married to
James Haltin , The pair were subse
quently arrested , and the girl was made
toroturn to her parents. Hattin was ar
rested for swearing falsely to the ages of
himself and the girl , and placed under
bonds to appear before the district court.
Tlio latest phase of the aifair was re
ported to a representative of the HIK
yesterday. It seems thata | few days ngou
woman of easy vli Hie , living in this city ,
l anfifS'4 ! to get comniunioutlou with the
young girl and cnticnd her away from
her homo , She then brought her to Hat-
tin , with whom it is supposed she now is.
As to the wheioabouls of the pair , those
interested know nothing ,
Ojjnllula Jiious Notes.
OOAUAI.A , Neb , Nov. 1 1. [ Corre
spondence of the Hui.l Election is over
and Keith county has settled down to the
ordinary routine of business. Tlip ques
tion of the division of the county was
hotly contested , but tlio result shows that
the county will remuin as a whole , lor a
yeur Ipngur , t\t least. Some parttei who
wcro.Very tinxioud for division tajic c ( at
tempting to orfitinizo notwithstanding ,
they failed to gut the requisite number
of votes , and as it has been frequently
divided by the courts that any qucstidns
of this kind or majority of all votes cast
Is necessary , it seems their hopes arc
b.iecd on n very poor foundation.
Times are lively in this county at pres
ent , and are likely to bo nil wintcrowing
to the fact that'the H , & M. railroad
is running its line through the
county and will ghc employment
to a large force ofi men and teams all
winter which will also create a good de
mand for all kinds ot grain and hay and
in this way bring considerable money
into the county.
Ogallala is still holding her own with all
western towns. She nos made rapid
strides durinir the past summer in the
way of valuable improvements.
The latest and most valuable improve
ment is a steam llourlng mill which has
already been commenced and is to bo
completed by February 1.1887.
Real estate eales both in town and
country are groing bettor as the season
grows older. Tlio principal cause being
additional railroad building.
No county in the state has given
greater promise of a successful agricul-
tuial county than Keith , and real estate
of kinds is bound to increase in Value
very rapidly during the next few months.
Tlio season so far has been very pro
pitious for all ki ds of full work. The
weather is very fine , no snow having as
Our follow townsman , J. t ) . llalligan
recently "elected county attorney , has
just returned with his bride nee Miss
Carrie Swanscn of Nebraska City.
Also two of our gemol young business
men , S. F. Hoxie aud W. A , Hoackmorc ,
have recently assumed the role of bone
diets , and settled down to the quietude
of married life.
Theodore Tttton nnd AVifc.
It is now nearly a score of years , says
the Philadelphia Times , since .a comely ,
graceful woman stood between the lace
curtains that shaded the window of a
lovely homo in Hrooklyn watching a
slender , dark-haired man , who turned to
wave his hand before passing out of sight.
There was a smile on both faces as the
hurrying feet of the pedestrian carried
him around a corner and the woman
leaned out of the window to watch his
Vanishing form. Two children played
about her feet , and , so far as the ordinary
eye could sec , the house itself was the
abode of domestic contentment , if not
love. The dark-haired man vas Theo
dore Tilton , and the woman , it is need
less to add , was his wife ; but what homo
has undergone a sadder and greater
change in the same relentless time * After
roaming from place to place the restless
Tilton has settled down in Pans , where it
is announced that ho means to stay. In
a lonely chamber of the Protestant con
vent at Newark Mrs. Tilton sits and sews
from day to day , the cray light of No
vember falling upon iior furrowed face
and lending an ashen color to her always
pallid cheeks. Of the little girls that
played at her feet that September morn
ing in Hrooklyn , one , Florence , is living
a student's life in Switzerland , and tlio
other has found a home among friends
in Chicago. They say that Tilton [ ex
pects to marry again , but tlio rumor is
only a rumor. It is quite toojlatc for him
to retrieve his former errors , whatever
they were , and ho best serves himself by
his dignified silence. For the other par
ties to the great controversy perhaps the
same can also bo charitably said. All the
elements of a tr.tgcdy are contained in
the aifair , excepting the necessary death ,
and that is more than equaled bv the un
broken silence which at least two of the
Real Km a to Transfers.
The following transfers were filed Nov.
10 , with the county clerk :
AV L Selby ct al to Joseph Glenn , lot 8 ,
block 15. IJush < te Sclbvs ailil w il sT,0. : !
Ada P. Drake et al to Chris S Nelson , lot
, block 8 , Drake's add w d SfiOU.
Ehvin M. Park anil wife to Nathaniel Cas-
teuborder , lots 2 and S , Park's sub w d
Swedish Lutheran mission synod to Swe
dish Lutheran congregation , mit ot lots a
and -1. block SO. Oinalm w d 5100.
Alexander b. 1'oitcr and wife to Ellslm
Atkins ot al , lot 4 , block Ibl , Omaha w d
Wm E Wrieht and wito to Alberts llill-
Incs , pait of lots 2S. 20 , ai. Clark Place w d-
Jeremiah Keeil lo Nellie O'Connor , sK of
lot 1 , Tliornell's add w d-Sooo : ! ,
August Hew anil wife to ( Jeo O Ic , lot 6 ,
block -49,1'liitt Valley w d-ST.r .
C E JIayiio and wile to Coi.i II Sicilian ,
lots 2i ( and 27. Tuttle's sub w d 51,000.
lleniy A Knsteisnnd wife to Uur.ih Weiss-
man , lot 2. in \ \ oodlawn w d SHOO.
Win K Jlawloy anil wife to Joe 1) Jlaillicld ,
undivid 1-5 of pait oi. w ) < J of neji' , 0 , II , 13 , q
Martin Cannon and wife to Win Olson , lot
1 , block U , Lowe's 1st add w d-SfVK ) .
Win 1C Ilnwloy and wife to Henry 15 St
John , uiullviil 1-Sol i > ait of w . < ol iie'4 ' D , II.
ia , q c-SI,000.
Oomils Cunningham ct al' to Francis A
Koon. lot 4 , block 15 , llanscoin Place wd
lleniy F Hninann et al toNfary W ( ! ay-
loid , lots K ! and II , block K ) , Hmiscoia Place
w d 85.200.
1) Ij Thomas and wife to Kdwaul V howls ,
lot fi , Van Camp A : Kdiiy's sub w d 5875.
WL Selby ctal to James Alnsooxv , lots 1 ,
2. ! ) , -J , 5 , 0 , 7 , 18 , in , 20 , 21 , 2SJ , , ! W. block 1 ,
Kush ife Sclby's add to H Omiiha , < i c SI.
Kvcrett O lialloti ami wile to Samuel 1)
McCli'llan , part of block 7 , Ambler Place ,
block 7 , w d , .r 00.
C , C. Merrill.
The office ofV N. Habcoek , general
agent of the Chicago & Northwestern
road , has recently been furnished with a
magnificent photograph of C C. Merrill ,
general superintendent of the Chicago &
This powder never varies. A marvel ol
purity , strength \\holesomeness. . More
economical than the ordinary kinds and
cannot be 6olJ in competition with the inul
titudeoflow test , short we-ght alum 01
phosphate powd-rs. Sold enl > - in cans
Royal Hailing Powder Co. , 103 Wall St. .
lumoui. pu d. koothli tfcurmtli of
,4Itrdtriitljr Ibrnu ; ) , til vcnk l uu.rrttor-
l tahnlil > ard\iun > uiKi rrih , Clcnrie
Curr cl ' > iMI lclt luiuutlr ft o furftit CJ.UO la cuh.
lirc-tlctt I uiiiriM t mmtt o c r II olhvr I f Iti. \ \ on t r ci per.
bantntly rumllnlhr entuitthl. h Alrdj * mphlct4c.
Tlm& nden Electrie Ca.
Out'nim 7tabecn , and tSfitt supply tlte Iitf/henf titan < 7 < tr < 7 of ( / < > < > < ls
at fftc lowest possible prices , We are convinced ftHie rattf army of
buyers at our establishment , atttf * ' > / / fltc rapid increase in our sales , tint
the public appreciate our efforts in fltat beJtatf. IVc < to not desire to
mislead in showint/ only chcttp low f/radcs at a low jrynre , and then
tnalteicp on twf/e profits/or better t/r < ufen. Our way of doing business
is to PIIO JRATJS on alt e/oofls , tvliicli , tJicanstJiat we charge OWJS J7JVJT
JFOR3I SMAZiXf JPJIOJFIT on ercry article. We can sell you a jine
satin-fined imported Chinchilla JBeaucr Overcoat for Jftgft.'for tr/ticli
otlicr houses will charge you $28. A Jine imported Jersey Jfettt'cr satin
lined Ovcrcoutjfor , Jwhich ? ? citsf you tn other hoii8eaV7to $2fi. Over
coats which yivc pleasure , comfort and scrriee fo the wearer , rant/iny all
me tray from $3.6 < > upwards. From , $3 fo $ J.1.5O we cau , sell you a
fine Chinchilla. < tt plain , Moscow Hearer , or an elcaatit fur-trinnncil
Storm Overcoat which , are worth , fully $ ! t to ijts each more. A fine im
ported English Corkscrew Worsted Suit for $12 , ivhich we challenge
anybody to beat in quality and < iuahe-up for $ lti. We sell a variety of
Jieavy all-wool Cassimcre Suits from $9 to $ JL3.5O. which are positively
sold by other houses from $12 to $1 ( > .5O respectively. Please note that
the above statements are all sol id facts , wluch we can substantiate. All
goods at one price andmarlted in plain figures at
Cor. Douglas and 14th sts. , Omaha.
CHICAGO SHORT LINE
ChlcagoMilvaukeB&St.PaulRli , .
THE BEST KOUTE
\m \ mm and COUNCIL BLUFFS ot
TWO THAINB DATT < Y BETWCEN OMAHA
Chicfifro , AND Milwaukee ,
St. Paul , Minneapolis , Cedar Rapids ,
Clinton , Dnbuqne , Davenport ,
Rock IslandFreeport , Rockford ,
Elgin , Madison , Junesvillo ,
Heloit , Wiuona , La Crossc ,
Anil all otbor Important points East , Northoasl
For through tickets call on tlio Tlokot Agon
nt 1401 Kainam Ftrcot ( lu 1'rt.xton Hotelor ) a
Union Pacific Depot.
Pullmnn bleoi > era Hml the Hnest Dining Cnra
In the world nro run on tbo nmin lines of the
CIIICAOO , MILWAUKEE & BT. PAUL ItAir.wxv ,
nnd every nttontlou Is i > .ilil to passengers bjr
couiloono employes of the company.
U. Mn.t.Eit , Uunernl Manugcr.
J. F. TUCKKH , Assistant General Manager.
A. V. 11. CAUPCNTEII , Oonoial ruaaont'er nd
Gco. H. HuAFFOitn , Assistant General P&ilan-
ger and Ticket Agent
J. T. CI.AHK. General Suporintonilent.
Th only rend to tnVo for Ties Molnci , Mnr-
slinlltown.l nJnr Hftplds. Clinton , DIxlP , Chk-n
RO , Mllwnukeo nnd nil points cast. To the pee ,
) lo of Nnhritskn , Colnrndo , Wyoming , I inh ,
} diiho.NoMXda , OiOiron , Wiiihlnaton nnd Cali
fornia , Itofffrssniifjilor advantugca not possi
ble liy ny ether line.
Among n low of the nnmnroiis points of BII >
ptrloiJty onjnyud hy the pntions of thisroml
uotnrcn nimilm nnd Chlpnirn , mo Its twctinfni
ndnyof DAY COACHR3 which nro the llnost
Hint Iiuinnn nrt fiinlnirimnlty - run croatc , lla
PAIjACK Bl.nBIMNa t'AIIS , * hloh HtoniodnU
ol oinitott iinil pli'ifitnro ltd ] 'AIIIOUrHAW-
INO liOOM fAHS , iinBiirnnsrndlir nuy.nnil 111
widely colnbrntcd IMhATlAL IllNlNd CAHS ,
thnnqnnl of wlilcli pitnnot lie lonnd 'Aewhi-ro. '
At Council Illiiirsthotriilnsof the I'lilon I'ucl-
floTly. connect In fnion Doput with ihopo of
Ihn Clilraffii & . Nortliwrstorn Hy. In ChiciiKO
the trnlnu of thin line niuko close connection
with the o of nil custom lines
I'or Donnlt , ColninlniB , Inillnnnpolln. Clncln-
nntl , Nlncrnra 1'ulls. llnnnlo , I'lttf-liurtr. Toronto ,
Montrcnl. lloslon , Nnw York , riillndi'lphli , Ilnl-
tlinnr * , Wnshlnmoii nnd nil | oiiiis in the unit ,
ask the tlcltot nupnl for tlphrls vln the
If yon wlah ttm hokt noi'ommndatlonB. All
ticket luronts Poll tlckulB vin thla lino.
M. llt'OIHTT , 13 I' . WILPO.V.
( it'lioilil .Miuiu ror , flonl. I'ISM r , A-rcnt' (
. Chicago , 111
dsnl.W "tern Atrt. 'ciiv I'tisi At't.
1411 rarnuin St , Onnihu , Nfli.
WOODBRIDGE BRO'S ' ,
mm BIM PIANOS
Omaha , Neb.
Tansill's ' Punch Cigars
w r ehlppod ilurlnc tbo paet
two ye-ira , wltl.oui a drum *
inerin ourt'tuploy. Kootlior
houiu lu the world can truth-
One & ent ( dealer ouly )
wanted lu each ton n.
8010 BT LEACINQ ODUCCISTJ.
R.W.TANSILL&CO..55 State St.Chicaoo.
NO M tur 1(1 f < Tiilniit iuiii.
bpcolnllr DNtllleil fur
IHI BEST TOMiRl
WASTING DISEASES and
PERFECTS DIGESTION ,
DR. EINV I , WAUIX(1 ( , Siir
fton hi Clit r , National ( Juarc
of Jf J. , writi > :
"Jlv attention wm oiled tt
jour Kpjutono Milt \Mil key bj
Xr. Lalur , DrugK'stf ' of Trcnlon
nnd I Imvo uscit a few liuttloi
with frr better ifTnct than any 1
ImTft Imtl 1 nin recommending
tuiir urtlclo In my practice , uuj
find It > ery pntlslictory. "
Ontilne hit thf Plpn turi a
LUIMCU t. JIEM > ELhU.V
on the I.nbe ]
Aptnti for Ilit U B )
316.318 and 020 Race St. . Philadelphia. Pa.
Goodman Drug Co.Genl.AgcntsOmaho ,
ESTABLISHED USED IN ALL
M MMgf mQF * E
iioa anil Prices nn application. Soiiltiy
J1 lliu bust forrlncc IsuUiiorH nml IHalprs.
CINCINNATI. U. s. A.
Cubic Adi'rcss. COO C'N.
G RA & M A
s ss smsAsJ K
I3th St , Cor. Capilo ! Avenue ,
ron THE rnrATursr or yr ,
Chronic ( k Surgical Diseacea.
Dfl. MoWE ! MA WIY,7Prop.'otOi' . .
' und ' 1'iuuUo
fiuuui if r HoHimul J'riruto
TVnli.-ivu Urn facilities , i pparatui * nnd ruimUt
for tlie fiiccLpsful trcatmci-t of every form nf ilis
one ri-nuirliiK either inodlcnl cir Mirtjlril trcntmini
nud liuituull tocompniidlnvielluati'for tin run In J
ir correspond nlth us I.on ' oxpcrliiua In trcnt
Injcnfis liy Icitir rnpiblos na to treat tuauy case *
sou iititlcnlfv without n-clni ; tliun
WHITE VOIl rliUl'lAlt : on I > rfortritc ! nt- ) '
firartii , Club IVrt , t'nr iitin ) of Iho hpu-c
Iiari ) EB or Wnsirw. I'ilon , Tunmra , Cancer *
intmh , Bronchim- , Inhalation , Klu unity , I'nr i !
> i"l , Djiiloiify , KI Incy , ijc : , Dir , hUln , llloid uid
all fiirjjii I niimulnni
ll.iltmlr * , Inliiili-rn , llraccn , Tinssrs , an'
nil UuuN nf Mrtlltftl and tMllcal ; Ajip .al-Lin , Uiuli
ufacturcd nnd far f ilc
The only reliable h'adlral Intl. lute mating
Private , Special 15 liorvous Diseases
' rA M'l-,1 IAI.TY.
AIX CONTAdlOl H AM JH.OOn 1)ISK\Kh >
from ulutinrri jimpiiroihicu ] iiinib full > In Mul
Wu rin remove .Syphilitic jioitou from thoi-jii i
Nc rc t < irnt lOlrrstmcnt for lo ofltnl iionri
AU. COMMl'SJl'VriONH CONI'IDHVHAI
Call nnd coninlt us or K'tiJ IIBIIIO nnd | > nst-nfil
plainly written ciirlnbc etump , und \u
mil Bend > o-i , In pliln urappir , our
PRIVATE CIRCUU.fl TO IY1EH
tHON I'KIVATH , Sl-LOIAI. AMI Nrllltlll IllHUAH *
SKUIMI , WrxrNtsf , KmiuAToiimnxA , Ixruirv
rv , thi-ruiH , ( iui3iicit < r.A , < ; ii.r.T , \ Aiurni n r
r , Avn AM. iii rA : ii 01 TUB UIINMO
OIIQAM , urtiudh.ttury u ( > utir cutcfui
I'crsons unblr to \ lilt us m y l.o treitc.lct Ilicli
huniCD , \ > y rorrtrpundcncu Mi-diciiiLiunil Inilrii
iuenli riit hy nmil urespreubECliJin.Y l'A ( K
KI ) rilOM uIISMtV.VUON . no rasrkitoiuili t <
( ontrntii or n-mlir. Ono prrtnnitl Intirvicvr pn
furri'd If cDtivonlutit I'iftv rooms for tli- ii-co-n
. i.i. . . nf , , Bt utj , I.iril ! ttD' ! ftttciKlaii u it
rc-.moimlilu pnco Adilrttn all l.ctttu to
Omaha Medical and Surgical institute
Cor 13tllSI andCBallol Avo. . OMAHA. H D
Cnra without rnndl-
I POSITIVES ) . I'nteiitul Ucto-
I Uor 1 * . 1U7U. , , .
Una bur 'fill euro
thewostobtlnalecnso In fourdayg
Ko nnmroiu rtojos of oubohi , cooilbi < r o I of
fandaliMiodtIiiit uro curtuin to piodnco dyspu -
flu ld ( tiovlnir the coitlnari of tlio stuinn u ,
rrlciifl.M. Hold hr all ilnuir H or inudml on
n-cflptof prim. For furttiur pirtirnUrj POIU
torclrculir. P.O. nozlVll. vx
3" . G. .XjXjuftuiT CO. . , CURE.
tiJobnit , . Nun Voric.
. -t > fintior > .1.ftr
Lnoftii rt.aie > n t&4 i a tin )
Nebraska National Bank
OMAHA , NEBRASKA.
Paid up Capital . $250,000
Surplus . 30,000
II. W. Yato" , President.
A. E. Toualinrirc President.
W. li S. HiiKlios , Unshier.
W , V. Morse , John S. Collins.
II. Vf . Yates , Lewis S. Ilued.
A. K. Tou/.iilin.
BANKING OFFICE :
THE IRON KANK ,
Cor IDth and Farnam SU
A General Banking lUisini'ss Transacted.
N. W. HARRIS & Go.
jfKHS , CJI1CA GO.
Of Comities , Clt'ei ' " " "I olhornof
hl h gruiluliutiKlit iinil Bold KiiFtcrn
oQIoe CM Devonshire St. . Boston. Correspond-
No pains arc
that can bo
Ifyour linn er or Mnvhrfninn ill , not Uei
- - - - - rcLttoAruium-.fcCu. . *
. - . < Us ciuinoR , nnd n now nnd
, .MU" " snouo-slnl t CKCm joiir own
homo l > y ono who wns dnnl twcntj olehr.
18 , Tionti'd hy most of tlio noli-il Hpi-clttl-
without honi-lll ; cutrod liiinsoll In tlueo
months , nnd tnu'u tlion liiindiods of othom.
1'nll p.iitlunlurri Knit on nppl ontlon T. 11.
I'AUIS , No. 41 WtbtaiBtht , Now Yotkllty. .
E. T. ALLEN , M D.
Eye , Ear , fee & Throat
Kooni 0 Williams Building , cor. 10'h ' a-id
Dodge sis , Uinnlin.
Ilourh 8 lo 12.-i in 2 lo 4 and 7 to B p in
DBEZEL & JULAXTL ,
.Sutccssors to Jno G Jacobs ,
UNI * JE It. T A JT J3 If S
At tlin olil.staiitl HO ? Kariiain Rt Orlcrs
by tcli'Krai li so.ioitcil anil iiroiniiliy at-
tenilud to. Tcluiiliriiio No t0. !
P. BOYEB & CO.
and Jail Vi/ork. /
10.0 lauiaiii ttn-2t. U uuba.
Ciirrjinif tl.olle'i'luin ' Hnyul nnd IJu ted Stti'oi
Muii.t.iiinu tvio , uundiiy
Between flnhvora St Hew York
TO THE RHINE , GERMANY , ITALY , I10L-
LAND AUD FRAME ,
Ftlon from $ oQ in $ ; -k Cicurjion trip from
tllU to fl ' : * . Kc oud Culiiii. uutiruri tl > : \ \
lit low r toj. I'cier Wrlrht i. Soag.
AKC-nts. U llroadtrar. Nuvr Vciri.
lluiu-y 1'iuult. uiftnun ! ! M. ; I'a'jlson i Co.
) 1 > . u. '
Powered by Open ONI