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THE SAINTLY CITY.
JSt Paul Melange-The Occurren
ces of tbe I as Week in the
Capital of Minnesota.
C. Powell is on the sick list Mr. M.
Mrs. Ruth Hall ol Chicago is in the
uty a guest of Mrs. W. Alston.
Do you borrow THK APPEAL, or, do
you subscribe for and pay for it?
The best square heater in the market
for the money at Benedict's 7 drners.
& ff'yoaare in want-of a good heating
stove at a moderate prit?e go to Benedict
First class rooms and meals may be
Obtained at Mrs. Lottie Roache's No. 41
E. Sixth street.
FOR SALE.A brand new silver valve
Lyon & Uealy cornet. Apply at the of
fice of TUB APPEAL.
Mrs Maggie Coleman and eon Alohon
ao, ot Washhurue, Wis., are in the city
guests at the Little Ryan.
ItemB of news for THE APPEAL may be
left at Columbus Waldon's barbershop
No 106 East Fifth street.
There are some choice furnished
rooms for rent at Mrs. Emma Glovers,
corner of Sixth and Robert streets.
A good way to get a start in the world
is to open an account with the St. Paul
Savings Bank cor. Fifth and Jackson.
Are you among those who have not
paid their subscriptions to THE APPEAL.
The office is at 76 East Fifth street. Call.
When 3 ou wish one of the old fHBh
loned, toothsome meals diop in at Mrs.
Mary Canada's No. 377 Robert street and
you may get it.
All good citizens are invited to attend
the meeting of the Afro-American Lea
gue at Pilgrim Baptist Church next
Tuesday evening at 8 o'clock.
What I know about that standard
lemed)Dr Bull's Cough Svrup.I
know that a 25 cent bottle cured me of
a bad cough in 12 hours. It is a fact.
The saloon formerly owned by Miller
& Baty No. 106 E bifth street which
closed last week has been reopened
with Mr. Charles Hamilton as proprie
Continue to go to Harris' Theatre but
insist upon receiving the same accom
modations others get for the price.
Don't be imposed upon in any par
Mr. J. M. Ellmoreof Appleton, Wis.,
is in the city to reside. He has bought
the barber shop at Seven Corners and
will conduct the business of the same in
Visitors to this city will find it to their
advantage to obtaiu accommodations at
the "Little Ryen," corner of Sixth and
Robert, Mrs. Emma Glover, proprietor.
Terms very leasonable.
St. Peter Clavei's Catholic church,
Market street opposite Eice Park. Mass
at 10 30 A. M. Sundays. Sunday schoo
at 12.00 M. Instructions at 7 30 p. M.
Rev. Father Hainson, Pastor.
Sunday night at the Newmarket "The
Burglar." First half of the week, Louis
James, in Virginius, Hamlet aud Ingo
mar. Last half of the week and Satur
day matinee, "Held by the Enemy.
Reserved seats for either performance
on sale now.
At the new Olympic for next week,
the famous Rentz-Santley Novelty and
Burlesque Company appears. This is
positively the strongest, most complete
and thoroughly equipped burleque or
ganization in the world. Standing room
will be at a premium.
Don't forget that the ladies of House
hold of Ruth G. TJ. O. F., will give a
grand entertainment on Monday even
ing Dec. 9th, at Odd Fellow's Hall on
Wabapha street. The ladies are making
groat preparations for this entertain
ment and it will doubtless be most
The ladies who have charge of the
Polyorama and Christmas Harvest,
which is to be given bv St.James church
during the holidays, will give a nice so
cial at Stevens Lodge hall next Thurs
day evening for the purpese of'aising
funds for the Polyorama. Everybody
St Phillips Literary Society will meet
on next Wednesday eveniug at theservice,
residence of Mrs Philip llunton No.
590 Kent street. The members and
their friends are cordially requested to
attend. Mrs. T. H. Griswold, Mrs. W.
H. Davis, Mrs. 0. F. Wilkins, Mr. B. C.
Howard, Mr. William Francis, wih fur
nish the programme.
Pilgrim Church Fair.
The fair has been a wonderful success.
Nightly the church has been crowded
with liberal patrons and dollars have
rolled in. The programmes presented
nightly have been varied and pleasing.
Of course, the interest centered on last
Wednesday night when the contests
were decided. There was a perfect jam
of people and after a short musical pro
gramme the judges went to work on the
contests which were decided as follows
according to the amounts brought in:
Doll, Edith Hickman. $5.47 Cora Robin
son, $9.21 Mamie Combs, $14.30 first
prize awarded to the latter, Cora Robin
son second prize, a nice doll.
Charles Miller and Willie Francis con-
%|tont8 for a watch donated the
)6.ants of their collections, $3.60 and
t- 1 f'^^/^^wf j^^^ ^n-^^W-^^^M
IN CIRUCLATION. IS
CONCEDED THAT THIS
CITY THE APPEAL HEAOS
Watch, Charles Morgan, $14X0 J. W.
Smith, $33.10 awarded to the latter.
aet of furs, Miss Carrie Fisher, $10. 0
Miss Birdie Barker, $16.43 awarded to
Set of dishes, Mrs. J. Bingaf$3.60
Mrs W. Perkins, $6 75 Mrs. H. A. Kirt
ley, $38.71 awarded to the latter,
Monogram Quilt, Mrs. Mary Fogg-,
$12.00 Mra. Nettie Combs, $14 65 Mrs.
J. W.Smith, $10 OOawarded to the latter.
The committee turned in $8 80 collected
from those who put their names on the
Boy's overcoat, Harvey Jackson,
$2 10 Maurice Hickman, $102.25 award
ed to the latter.
The fair was a grand success in every
way. An official report of the
St. Paul Churches and Matters
Pertain ng* to the Spiritual
Progress of Their
Pastors and People.
PILGRIM BAPTIST CHURCH.
Life is the test of faith, how Bad and
severe is that test at times to us
Elder Sheafe was called upon to say the
last words over the remains of little
Geo. Johnson age three months, and
Monday morning early the good angels
came for Brother Geo. Garvin, he hadmember
lived the life therefore he could trubt
his God, he was a stranger here, he
leaves a wife and two children ages 16
and 19 years. What can be done to
help those that remain to help them
selves, we must do. Bio. Moses Davis
made all arrangements for the iuneial,
and all aid that is given for this purpose
will be banded to him. The fair ot '89by
is over, the people have attended in
good numbers every evening the pro
ceeds have passed uur most hopelul ex
pectations. The committee, woman like
have done nobly, self sacrificing, honest
work, doing in every respect just as
they agieed. The flag presented to the
Cadets was rather more than they ex
pected. The committee is as good as its
word. We feel greatly indebted to the
ladies for the great work thev have done
and the manner of its general aspect.
What shall we render to this noble baud
of Women, for the work they have done?
The sleepless nights nights, the worry,
care and responsibility. We can but
render our sincere thanks, and words
cannot express our appreciation ol their
work. A iuller account will be given of
the fair later. W enter again into our
regular order of work, Monday evening
the literal society meets, Tuesday the
choral club, Wednesday the Bible class
and teachers meeting, and Fiday prayer
meeting. We are all tired but let us
not stay at home. Sunday service as
usual, those that heard the choir last
Sunday mgnt may expect to hear still
better in tue future, every effort will
now be made to get ready for the har
vest of souls, pray for the showers ol
blessing. Last Sunday Elder Sheafe ex
tend tbh right hand ot fellowship to
Sitters Sarah Cooper and Elizabeth
ST. JAMES A. M. E CHURCH.
At the conclusion of the sermon last
Sabbath, while the people sang, "Come
to Jesus," four penitencs came forward
and knelt at the front pew seeking Jesus.
Services did not conclude until 3 o'clock
words cannot describe the glorious time.
Let every member and all who will be
present next Sabbath. The Sabbath
evening services drew out many stran
gers. Let overy body come. There is
room for 600. The church is for the
people. No difference what yonr posi
tion in life may be, the church is for
you, you helped to pay for it and you
are welcome. Nothing is ever said to
wound the feelings of any, the Gospel is
preached to the people and not at them.
We want you to come and heai and see
for yourself. The church has been a
benefactor to the community. Come
and see the good order, the close atten
tion paid by the hosts of thoughtful,
earnest people who go. Joshua Davis
left Tuesday for Monmouth, III., where
he now resides. After a visit to some
twenty churches thioughout Illinois and
Iowa, he says he has iound none to
compare with St. James. The well
dressed congregation, the impressive
and the spiritual power. Rev.
Henderson received turkeys enough to
last a month.
WEST SIDE MISSION.
Old Folks' Concert and Oyster Supper
on the 16th of December. Supper at
7:30 o'clock. All are invited to attend.
St. Paul League.
The members of St. Paul Afro-Amen
can League, all who desire to become
members and the citizens in general, are
hereby notified to meet at Filgrim Bap
tist Church next Tuesday evening Dec.
10. It is very necessary that those who
favor the objects of the League attach
themselves to the same as early as pos
R. E. AunBRSON, PRES.
W. H. DAVIS, SECT.
Fast Line to the South.
If you are going South for tbe winter,
take tbe fast line, "The Burlington's"
Limited. You can reach Cincinnati at
7:00 P. M. the day after leaving home,
and make close connections with through
fast trains for all Southern winter re
THE FLOUR CITY.
and Their YV bere-abouta
Go to Altman & Co. when you wish to
You can get THE APPEAX at A.
Watkins banber shop 254 4t& ave. S.
THE APPEAL is tue fto'dest most pro
gressive and* most enterprising news
paper of its class.
Wm. R. Morris attorney and coun
selor at law 34-^ifth street
him for legal advice.
0 call on
In, order to make THE APPEAI* interest
ing to you, send all matter of interest to
public and yourselves to us thefirstof
the week, it will cost you nothing.
The ball given on Wednesday evening
by Messrs. Allen and Hogan was a grand
saccess in every particular. The hall
was crowded and every one seemed to
more than enjoy themselves. The prize
for ihe waltz was given to Mr. J. John
son and Miss Florence Johnson.
Mr. J, C, Stamps died Wednesday
of heart disease. He was sick
but a few days His remains were taken
to St. Peters A. M. E. Chuich Tbuisday
afternoon where Rev, R. IT. N llliamson
preached the funeral. Mrs. Stamps is a
of St, Peters, an/1 has many
friends who sympathize with her in her
The many friends of the late Mrs* R.
Deleo are still orrowing ovpr her death
which took place 1 ist Saturday morning
caused by the horrible disease consump
tion. Mrs Deleo will be remembered
her maiden name Miss Balle C'ulb
rath. She had been married but a httle
more than one year. She bad been sick
for several months previous to
death. Mr. Deleo extends thanks to
his many friends who so kindly assisted
indifferent ways during his aark hours.
Mr. Mattie Hunton observed the
opning of her boding house onTbanks
givin by preparing an elaborate turkey
dinner and inviting a number of promin
ent Colored men to partake of her hos
pitality. In the evening her house was
thrown open, furnished in all apart
ments as no other Colored boarding
house has evered been in our city.
Music was furnished and the lovers of
the dance indulged to their hearts con
tent. During the day Mrs. Hunton was
the recipient of a most excellent set of
solid silver table ware consisting of a
large tilt water service, butter dish
cream pitcher, sugar bowl, tea urn,
spoon holder, kniveB and forks, in all a
set worth about $114.
The Home Circle Guild was enter
tained Thanksgiving evening at the
residence of Mr. and Mrs. C. A. Davis
1318 NicclJet avenue. A very pleasan*
literary programme was rendered and a
most elaborate repast seived by the
hostess, after which the light fantastic
afforded pleasure for the young people
until the bells chimed the midnight
hour. Among those present were: Mr.
and Mrs. Wm. Grey, Mr. and Mrs. C.
H. Harper, Mr. aud Mrs,C.W.Lee,
Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Colton, Mr. and Mrs.
A. G. Plummer, Mrs Cora Sterrett,
Edina Mills- Misses Mattie lucas, May
Yancy and Bertie Settles, Edina Mills
0. V. Wood, Mamie Coleman, Bertie
Davis Messrs. Geo. Brady, R. J. Cole
man, Edward Lee, Robert Lee, Geo. W.
Nelson, and Geo. Lucas, Edina Mills.
The event ot Thanksgiving week was
the "Barrel Tapping" and literary en
tertainment given at St. Peiers A. M.
E. Church on Wednesday evening. The
literary part was arranged and conduct
ed by Mrs. R. J. Coleman which proved
one of 4 most pleasant and successful
of any yet given at the church. Among
the most notable features of the pro
gramme were the instrumental selection
by Miss May Yancy, Edina Mills an
easay on Character by Miss Hattie Ren
frue contralto solo, Miss Fannie Burke
address, Lawyer Wm. R. Moriis duet,
Misses Josie Williamson and Hattie
Renfroe a quartette with echo, the solo
singing by Miss Bertie Settles, Miss
Jennie Hilyer and Mr. R. J. Coleman, a
trio, by Mioses Bertie Settles, Mattie
Lucas and May Yancy, Edina Mills
"The Bridal Wine Cup" with tableaux.
After the literary programme the "Bar
rel Tapping" took place. About thirty
five barrels were broken and $40.50 was
realized from them. The ladies of the
church furnished an interesting pro
gramme donn stairs which was not in
the least disliked, which consisted of
turkey, chickens, salads, and other edi
bles. About $60 were realized.
St. James A. M. E Church.
Dear Editor:We would like to say a
word through your paper concerning our
church work. Thank God we are alive
and moving on nicely, under the man
agement of our present pastor, the fu
ture looks bright. Our services are
fairly attended. The Sunday school is
more encouraging than it has been for
some time Last Sunday Mrs. Farr was
with us and addressed a full audience
On the evening of Dec. 9th, a grand
musical and literary entertainment will
be given for the benefit of St. James A,
M. E. church. All are invited. H. D.
The Morris Iiit.rary.
The long looked for event of organiz
ing a literary society took place at St
ST. PAUL. MINNEAPOLIS AND CmCAGOfSATURDAY. DECEMBER 7,1889.
Peters A. M. E. church
evening. Mr. Wm R,
elected president Mrs. R.
vice president Mr. Z. V.
retary Mr. Wm. J. Wheato#|
critic Mr. J. A. Jovce,serge
Z. W. Mitehell, Mrs. R,
G. Plummer, Miss Josie WilliJ
J. L. Neal were appointed anf
committee. The admittance
fix at ten cents, aud a wee
five cents. The programme
Tuesdav evening will consist
with Lawyer Moriis as |idge and
J. Neal Z. V. Mitchell, G
er, A. G. Plummer, R. C.larshsH,
Wm, Wheaton and others,]
ants. Every body is invited
axt Tuesday evening at &t.
M, E. Church. ,,_ ,tr\
\y dt*e of
THE FftLLS CITY.
Louisville LaconicsA Record of
the Happenings Among the
Colored Residents of
Mr. George Garner, of Lexington was
in the city last week.
Prof. W. H. Perry took a %iiag visit
to Terre Haute last week.
Mr. and Mrs. Alex Tayler have re
turned ftfona their bridal tour.
Mr. Finney Jackson of Lexington,
Ky., was in the city last week, i
MB8. Jones and son of Carroltoh were
in the city last week the guests & Mrs.
Mr. W. H, Lawson has the govern
ment grin. He is now a U.S.
The Junior Class of the High
had exercises the day before Thanks
You can get THE APPEAL every^week
a Bud Malone's barber shop, 569 W.
Mr Horace Crutcher and Miss Alice
Miller gave thanks by being matri
Revival services are in progress at
Fifth Avenue Baptist and 1 welfth Street
"Blue Beard" was well rendered last
Friday night by Trof. GilHard's dancing
school at Liederkranz Hall. i
The Ladies' Aid auxiliary to thjp Ma
sonic drill corps gave a pink tea Fiiday
night at Seventh and Gravson.'
Bring your job printing to the Louis
ville office of THK APPBAL, 312 W. Jeffer
son St. Good work at reasonable rates.
Mrs. Geoige Thomas died at her late
residence 252 Linden Square. She was
buried Sunday from Green Street
Mr. Manoah Sanders gave the Or
phan's Home the largest Thanksgiving
turkey it ever received. It weighed
Ttie Thanksgiving dinner given by the
Ladies Sewing Circle for the benefit Of
Orphans was well attended and a de
Indisposition to do anything, want of
gr.ip, drowsiness and pain in the side,
point to liver complaint. Laxador is
the great liver regulator.
Mr. Lytle died Sunday night at his
residence Fifteenth and South. He at
tended the Fif eenth Street Zion Church
and returned home after tbe service
perfectly veil. He retired and his wife
arose Monday morning called him, but
returned no answer, she approached
him and to her astonishment found him
dead. He apparently had been dead
several hours. He was buried Wednes
day by Uuion lodge G. U. O. of O, F.
Tbe funeral sermon was preached at the
Zion Methodist church on 15th street.
Rev. Mr. Hobbs was ordained as rec
tor of the Church of Our Merciful Sa
viour at 11 o'clock Thanksgiving morn
ing. The ordination ceremonies were
conducted by Bishop T. TJ Dudley, as
sisted by Rev. Benton, rector of the
Church of The Advent. The sermon
was delivered by Rev. C. H. Lock wood
of Helena, Ark, At the conclusion of
which the candidate was presented to
the Bishop, who delivered the very im
pressive charge. The new pastor will
take charge of the congregation imme
Henry Gernert and Thos. Hughes,
two deck hands, w^ose homes are in
Cincinnati, were arrested Sunday for at
tempting to fight a duel. They had
quarrelled over a woman in Cincinnati,
and adjourned to the foot of Fulton
street to settle in. They had marked off
ten paces, laid their hats on the ground
and stood ith pistols in hand awaiting
the word. As they were entirely alone
Gernert, who had won the signal, was
to count three. As he began to count
Officer Fow, who had been watching the
antagonists, stepped forward and ar
"A large number of young men inter
ested in the establishment of a Colored
Y. M. A. met at Quinn'a Cbapel yes
terday A men bersbip roll was
opened and over one hundred signatures
obtained."Monday's Herald. 1f|*
There was no reporter of the Herald
present at the meeting. The item was
evidently handed in by some of the pro
moters of the scheme. There were
only 49 persons present including those
opposed to the movement. Not more
than half a dozen signatures were ob
tabled. ^^i?^r ~^.p'
THF RARilFN HITY
Chicago's Haps and Mishaps and
Items of General Interest Ga
thered by the Staff of
Is needed in the great free city of Chi
Mr. Jas Gordon will leave for the
Mr. Cba8..Siaimoiis of^$36th was on
*be sick list last w^^ g^.
What are i ou goiag'to give year best
ml for a Christmas pj-esent?
Bfcrs. Marian Allen who has been so
very ill is slightly improving.
Mr. Chas. Sidney Coper leaves for
Memphis in about three weeks.
What will be tn.e nsxt sensation
among the Colored Colony of Chseago?
Mfc. and Mrs Robert Morris are happjr
and the 7 pound baby is doing nicely.
Mrs. J. Han kins 454 30th has been
quite indispobed but is now on the mend.
You can get a good square meal at
Mrs. EKza Jones 3634 Butterfield street.
Nicely furnished rooms, for gentle
men only, at Mrs. Smith's 2027 Butier
Mrs. T. H. Lyles of St. Puul is in tshe
city the gnest of Mrs. I. Hill 2438 Dear
Don't forget to send in your names, if
you are going to receive callers New
Miss J. M. Johnson of 256 Ashland
Boulevard, after a brief illness is slowly
Mr. Wm. Bond who has been quite in
disposed for the past week is able to be
You can get a home cooked meal at
C. W. Tweedy's 147 Third ave., for 20
cents. Trv it.
Mrs. Williams of Rockford, III., is vis
iting her daughter Mrs, Coffee at 157
What Colored mau has been given a
position under Capt. Jack. Stephens
present Recorder of Deeds?
Call on Mrs. Mary E. Bowman, 2801'
Dearborn street for fashionable dress
making. ^Prices reasonable, -w*.
Mrs. John Walker has removed to
2811 State street, where she will be
pleased to see her many friends*
Mrs. Delia Miller is recovering from
he recent illness. She is with Mrs. T.
W. Zilliner 217 Third avenue top flat.
To rent cheapi Splendid six room
brick flat, with all the latest improve
ments. Iuquire at 3112 La Salle street.
Be sure to attend the protest meeting
at Ohvet church Sunday afternoon at 3
o'clock. Be on time if you wish to get a
The Council Restaurant, E. P. Cook,
proprietor, has removed from 2734 State
to 213 Twenty-ssxth street, near Dear
Where will you Jive when the street
names are changed? Residents of But
terfield street may reside on Armour
Mrs. W. F. Stevenson of 1706 Dear
born has moved to 4744 Dearborn steeet
where she will be pleased to see her
For rent nice flats with all modern
improvements at $12 to $16 per month.
Inquire at 2629 Butterfield or J. Q. Grant
T. Woods met with a serious accident
Friday while cleaning windows at 254Welle
Ashland. He fell from the third story.
He will recover.
It is difficult to keep our little ones
free from the disorders ot babyhood, and
we advise all mothers to keep Dr. Bull's
Baby Syrup handy.
Go to the protest meeting next San
A *,vi- *._'-
dav afternoon at Olivet Church and go
on record that you are opposed to a
Colored Y. M. C. A.
Mrs. David Martin had her hand
taken ff on account of a running sore
which has troubled her for some years.
She is getting along well.
Just read the advertisement of John
D. Reynolds the crayon artist, which ap
pears in this issue and see what a nice
portrait you can get for a little money.
Are you opposed to the color line in
religion? If so go to the mass meeting
Sunday afternoon at Olivet Church and
protest against the formation of a Colored
Y. M. C. A.
It was stated in our last issue that
Miss Gertie Washington was awarded
the prize at the piano playing contest
last week. It should have read Miss
Miss Dottie Morehead, formerly fore
woman for Mrs. A. E. Brown, has gone
into the dressmaking business for her
fat 361 Thirty-second street. Former
patrons will pteaee call.
It seems that THE APPEAL has lost
some of its young lady admirers because
it called another the "Belle of the City."
Don't mind a little thing like that, ladies,
it may be you next time.
Parents, if you love your children, be
present at the meeting at Olivet Sunday
at 3 o'clock and protest against the
formation of a scheme which will work
to their disadvantage in the future.
All good citizens, who are opposed to
drawing the color line in religion should
I III. UftHULII Ull Sunday afternoon. An excellent n.
Sunda afternoon A excellent pro
gramme has been arranged. Go sure,
A pleasant Tbaaksgivrng dinner was
given a* the residence of Mr, and Mrs.
John Jebnson 29S9 Dearborn street.
Those present were Mr. and J. L. Hen
derson, Mfcs Alleen Carolina, Mrs. Ed.
Smith, Miss Taylor, Miss Johnson
Messrs. McDonald, Ramsey, Bailey, Ed
monds, Little Ida Johnson, and mem
bers of the ESSPX Club.
Ou ior .beStuff.
It is stated one of the Colored! Y. M.
C. A. organizers got $300 from a prom
inent citizen to aid in formiug tbe asso*
ciation and then used the motsiy for his
own private ends. Tnat eac*!a iflasome
of the zeal displayed
VlttTf: A Covington Preacher Prevented
From Delivering: a Fun
Hot Times in a Church.
Corington, Ky., Dec. 3.~There was an
[exciting time here yesterday at the Col
red Ktptist Church. For a while it
looked as if there would be a real riot in
the sacred edifice.
A sister of the church died, and pre
vious to her demise she made a request
that a Baptist preacher be called to say
a few fitting remarks for the repose of
her soul in the better land. Her friends
wired Rev. Mr. Vinegar to come down
from Lexington and deliver the funeral
oration, The body was incased in a
coffin, and a very respectable number of
moarnful friends followed the remains
THSSTEMP1E O RELIGIOUS WORSHIP
To hear the last parting remarks
due tbe dead. They were, however,
doomed to disappointment, and no fun
eral sermon was preached, and the body
was conveyed to the cold earth without
religious exercises at the church. Mr.
Vinegar, it seems, has not been ex
pounding the Bible from the pulpit ac
cording to the rules prescribed by re
ligious bodies, aud a few weeks ago he
COMHELLED TO VACATE THE CITY.
When he went to enter the pulpit of
the church yesterday tbe elders of the
place of divine worship made objections,
an.i he was informed in language bQtJhleThes
forcible and ponre that hecouia ncTex-t
ercise his ministerial functions in that
church. The friends of the corpse were
angry, and some rather rough expres
sions were made concerning tho affair,
and for awhile things were somewhat
animated. It was finally settled, how
ever, by the corpse being removed from
the church to tne graveyard,
For Bent Chea p.
A couple of very fine desirable 4 and
5 room new modern brick flats on 36th
street, northeast corner of Butterfield.
Only $9, $10 and $13 to good prompt
paying and respectable tenants. Keys
at 454 36th street, 1st flat. Inquire of J.
R. Walsh 114 and 116 State street,
Pardndge's Dry Goods store. Apply in
Elopeme nt on the Halfshell
Monday Mr. Robert Miller and Miss
Georgians Ford eloped to Englewood.
were married and have returned
to the parental mansion, have been for
given and all is well,
The importance of keeping lodge ac
counts in an orderly and systematic
manner cannot be over-estimated. The
Financial Card, or Ready Receipt
for Dues and Assessments, is just the
thing to save trouble and annoyance.
The card enables a member to see his
financial standing at a glance, without
troubling tbe Receiving Officer, and as
every payment is entered
a perfect receiptm, showing when and by
be no misunderstanding or
They are single and double, and are
furnished printed to order with name of
lodge. Samples and price-lists of these
cards will be sent to any address upon
application to Welle & Co., 312 W. Jef
ferson street, Louisville, Ky.
Save Time and Trouble.
By purchasing your tickets via "Thewaiters
Burlington" for all points. New train
placed in service for Southern and West
ern business. You avoid delays,
changes, re-checking of baggage, and
purchasing local tickets, by taking the
through line, "The Burlington." Its
own track to all leading cities.
The World's Fair of 1892.
Is the bone of contention among the
big cities of tbe country. Chicago and
St. Louis are both making tremendous
efforts to secure it. The route 6* all
people in the Mississippi Valley to either
city is via "The Burlington." AH ad
ditional train to St. Louis has just been
put on, giving two trains per day to each
All new subscribers to THE APPEAL for
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New* Pertaining. to th Ooi^,^^
People of the Land of theFrae
and Borne of the Brave.
Gathered From Ererywiiere.
Itisrnmored teat a Colored daily will
b starts in Baltimore, Md, Jan. 1.
The president e# Hayt* ha granted
complete amnesty^ to all political of
At Somerset, Ky.r Hugh Effioti while
crazed, with: -drink cul four persons
nested and put n^htftfwauagi^tt^Aia.,
lockup the other day. She had* been
Andrew J. Chambyrs a Colored*man
of Durham, N. C. has written to a Boa.
ton paper urging that the Old'Bay state
invite Jeff Davis to visit the-common*
Mrs. Harriett Beecher Stowe, it is now
asserted on apparently good authority,,
is not demented, as recently publishedj
but is suffering merely from the weak
ness incident to age.
A deadly affray occurred at the Bar
rett H&use, Burlington, Iowa, Sunday.
Charlie Smith in a controversy concern
ing a dog, grabbed an ax and hit Dan
Burfitt, another Colored man, over the
head, inflicting a terrible gash from
which the fellow will die.
John J. Zuille who has a humble heme
in New York was once a prominent
member of the underground railroad
company and aided in the release of
119 men, women and children from
Blavery. He is a Colored man but was
born in Bermuda and has never been a
slave. Philips, Garrison, Greely and
others in the anti-slavery movement
were his associates and he numbered
among his friends such men ab Sumner,
Longfellow, and Dickens. He is 72.
A gallows was put up and sold at an*,
tion in a town in Virginia the other dav.
It had been bnilt for the execution of a
Colored man, but the governor inter
posed on tbe day fixed for the hanging,
and saved him from the penitentiary.
The bidding staated off at $1 and ran up
to $3.75, at which ridiculous price the
figures, however, shouldd hardir
was knocke down
ior DiJding en gat
lowses at auctions. They are extremely
low. The gallows in this case had never
been used, and was associated with no
interesting roeollections Had a few
notorious murderers been hanged on it
the morbid nature of people who are on.
the-lookout for such ghastly souvenim
would have run the price up to a much
Minister Douglass Snubbed.~
New York, Dec. 2.
The World's Washington special sayss
"The United States war ship Galena,
with Rear Admiral Gberardi on board,
is bound on a diplomatic mission. The
vessel is now at the Brooklyn navy yard
and it is generally understood that she
will start not later than Wednesday.
Yesterday a large official document from
the office of the Secretary of t was
forwarded through the Navy Depart
ment to Admiral Gberardi direct. The
greatest secrecy is maintained regard*
mg tbe contents of this mysterious pack
age. Fred Douglass, the well-known
leader of the Colored Republicans, at
present Minister to Hayti, has been
snubbed by the Haytian Government.
General Hippolyte, the new Presides*,
of Hayti, has refused to treat with Doug
lass in regard to a coaling station at Port
au Prince, and Secretary Blaine is at a
loss what to do about tbe matter. Being
unable to send another representative
ot the United States to Port au Prince
while Minister Douglass holds the ap
pointment, Secretary Bloine has now
called upon Admiral Gherardi to help
him out of the dilemma,"
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APPEAL should apply to W. Seigler,
Jouruel Publishing Co. Broadway.
H. Beedler has returned from Yellow
stone Park to attend the first State
Legislature of Montana.
The A. M. E. Church had a vqry large
congregation last Sunday night.
A few months ago a crew of first class*
came here to work in the Broad
water Hotel at a salary of $40 per month
each. There was no bead waiter with
them* so W. H. Adams, who* was doing
janitor work in bar-rooms thought he*
woiiiLl try his hand. He went to the.
proprietor and gave him a a thousand
dollar talk claiming, to be a first class
head waiter and asked for the situation
on trial. Adams soon found that the
most of his men knew more about tho
busines than he did and, as they were
becoming very popular with tbe guests
he beg tn to fear he would lose his sit
uation. He went to the proprietor and
told him he could get a crew ler $25 per
month each. The proprietor not know
ing the real trouble allowed bim to dis
charge the crew without giving them
warning and supply their places with
the $25 men. They soon found that
Adams was more of a jackass than a
hotel man and several of them quit in a
few days and tbe others would have
done so only they werefinanciallyem
barrassed. Tbe action of Adams has
been severely condemned by the peo
ple here. Tbe discharged crew is still
in the city and may be engaged by Mr.
Williams in the new hotel.