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Specially Reported for the Dally Globe.
Jin nines* Office.
The Business Office of the Minneapolis end
of the DAILY GLO BE will, from and after this
date, be found at No. 213 Hennepin avenue, up
Btairs, where all friends are cordially invited to
call and see us. Don't mistake the number
213 Hennepin avenue, up stairs.
A Lengthy and Spirited Discussion Upon
the Uasis of RepresentationTfec Report
Slightly Modified and Adopted.
Pursuant to announcement the committee
appointed to draft an outline of Daw's for a
complete union of the interests of both of
the present diviflioiiH of the eih. met at the
city council cbaml)er yesterday afternoon.
Previous to the consideration of the repoit
proper. Mr. "Wyiuan Elliot introduced a
resolution endorsing the leque st of he State
agricultural society for a legislative appro-
priation to enable Peter M. Gideon, of Ex-
celsiui, to experiment raising apples. The
resolution was adopted.
The resolutions were accepted with an
amendment to tho eifect that it be revised
with a view to the elimination of a few
dramatical errors.
Preside nt Washburne then announc ed tjie
report of the committee as in order, and by
Mr. A. Aukeny, the following was sub
To the Board of Trade and Cili/.cn.- of the
city of Minneapolis:
Your committee, appointed '"to examine into
iil the ]ufhtioii involved in a closer union of
the two divisions of the city of Minneapolis,
and a representation based upon principles of
eipiity and justice," report as follows:
That they have held several protracted ses
sions, in which a full and free interchange of
opinion was had upon all the points involved
and while there seemed to be man} conflicting
interests between the two divisions, thcie weie
none which could not, by mutual concessions,
be harmonized. The following geneial basis
of consolidation was not agieed to in all its
features by the entne committee but the con
clusions, ah well as objections, are given in the
hope that by a further general dibuussion some
dilutable basis may be arrived at which will
break down all walls of partitions between the
two divisions, and thus give a new impetus to
thi* growth and character of our city.
The liist point involved in a closer union
seemed to be the proper icpiesentation in the
city government, it was maintained that in
the union of the two cities six jears ago a cer
tain basis of icpiesentation had been consented
to, and that this basis could not justly be re
duced. Ou the other hand it was contended
th.it any agreement then made could not right
litllj piolubit the establishment of new wards
in an} pait of the city as the city continued to
grow. It was claimed that one new ward was
required now on the West Side, and by a iur
ther extension of the city limits, possiblj two
mm e. It was linally agreed h} the committee
that a new waid, if desired, should be establish
ed on the West Side, and additional wards in any
portion of the city as necessity maj requite.
The next question discussed was the debts of
the two divisions. Figiuos from the official re
cords were produced, from whieli it appeared
that the debt of the East Division was piopoi
tionately smaller than that oE the West Divis
ion, and that in older to place the two upon a
pi oper and equal basis, the East Division
should lie allowed out of the consolidated city
fund a sum sufficient to make them even. It
was furthei consideied that in merging the two
division debts into one, all the property, ot
whatever character, should be the common
pioperty ot the city, and all debts to be as
sumed. Fifty thousand dollars was tho sum
fixed upon by a majoiity of the committee, as
a deficiency to be allowed by the new city, to
be expended tor improvements' on the East
Side, and such improvements to be either for
the construction of water works on the East
Hide, or for a supply of water by a connection
with the water works on the Wfit Side, as
might hereafter he deemed best. The amount
tixed as deficiency was objected to by a mi
The next point considered was what under
the consolidation should constitute the munici
pal government. A portion of your committee
urged the present plan another portion favored
a continuance of the present council, but to
have one councilman from each ward. In ad
dition thereto, it was proposed to have an ad
instead ot one. It was further deemed ad-
East Division would not concede a ny more
than he report provided for, and that he
West Side demanded further concessions or
none, covering the entire points. The East
Division gentlemen in speaking for their
portion of he city demanded that their rep
resentation or wards bo not reduced, while
the West Division would only agree to he
union on a basis according to population,
thus disregarding the basis established at he
time of the partial union, some six years
Judge Atwater believed in running the
ward lines across the river as the only means
of a perfect union, and introduced an amend
ment to that effect. Hon. E Wilson and
others offered the amendment and it was
Further discussion ensued when Alderman
Bassett introduced a resolution to the effect
that the report be so amended as to provide
that the union, when made, be upon the
basis of representation according to popula
This resolution was afterward withdrawn
to make ro om for the following by Judge
Required. That the representation of the
city in the different wards be based upon tho
ratio of one alderman to every 500 voters,
and one for every fraction exceeding on e
A amendment to the amendment was
afterward made, providing for one alderman
to every (blank) population, the amendment
being then adopted.
Another lengthy discussion followed in
which it was generally conceded by both
sides that the East Division emphatically
iroiild not accept of the basis of representa
tion to which they were mathematically en
vote, the amendment of Judge At
water was then taken up for re-considera-
tionE. M. Wilson. Judge Hemiup, Gov.
Pillsburv, Prof, Folwell, May or Laittre.
M. C. White, Kiehard Chute and Maj. Bas
sett taking part in the discussion.
Tho conclusion arrived at was to the
effect that the East Division would make no
further concessions, and the meeting might
as well adjourn nine die if the West Division
would not accept the report of the commit
tee as to the basis of the union.
Judge AUvater's amendment was then
voted down, several other amendments fol
lowing and likewise being withdrawn.
The question then recurred upon the
original proposition, the adoption of the le
port of the committee, and it was carried.
The section of the report relative to
the indebtness of the Divisions,
and he basis of union on that
point was also lengthily discussed, a portion
of the discussion being of a personal nature
between 'Alderman Bassett and liichard
Chute. The section was finally adopted as
The next section was debated at length,
and tho disadvantages of the double system
ot city legislation strongly opposed by Alder
man Corser on the grounds of economy.
ventured the prediction th at it would in
crease the running expenses of the city ma
chine by an amount .sufficient to build a first
class school hou se eveTy \ear. It smacke d,
too, of aristocracy. It was copied from tho
English idea of government, and if adopted
he wanted the branches known as the house
of lords and the hou se of commons of the
city of Minneapolis. I support of his ideas
he offered the following substitute to the
section, which was adopted
Jit,wired, That the legislative department
of tho city government consist of a single
body, composed of one alderm an from each
ward, aiud f six aldermen at large.
The section with regard to street commis
sioners was adopted without material discus
sion, as was also the section, or the majority
report, with regard to the pi ovision for three
city assessois.
The section in regard to referring the de
tails of consolidating the school boards and
fire departments to spacial committees was
The question of salaries was tak en up
item by item, and finally amended, as shown
in the report above, the only changes in he
original report being the increase of the
aldermanic salary in the sum of $1 "0, and
reduction of the salary of City Attorney
$300, although Judge Atwater insisted that
a salary of fj? 1,200 was sufficient, and that
the best talent could be secured for that
Another discussion then followed as to tho
disposition of he report, as amended, a
dozen or mo re propositions being submitted
and afterward voted down. The final result
was he adoption of the report as amended,
and the hou se adjourned.
ditional house, to be composed of six members
elected from the city at large, and to be known
as the hoard of aldermen. These houses to act That union report will never pass the
similarly to a State or national legislature. Le'dslature
Both plans aie submitted lor your eonsideia
tion. Alderm an Camp has left the city for a
The next point was to secure, if possible, some short trip East,
better umuigcment tor the care and supervision
or streets and bridges. An estimate showed an an- -the kast Division now proposes to secede
rural expenses of about $4,000 for services of ten and annex itself to St. Paul
street commissioners. Besides this the vast
expenditure for grading, &c., seemed to require James Spink and family left for New
a sv stem more guarded. It was agreed that a Orleans, Sunday evening last
pro per measure would be to divide the territory i
into three street districts, appointing three Chapel exerciees hereafter at the State
street commissioneis to have charge of them. University, at 10:40 instead of 8:15 a. m.
It was expected that all heavy and expensive ,e ,e
work would be done only upon contracts, and
that the expense thereof be borne by the ward cial announced for Friday evening, has been
in which the work is done under the direction postponed.
of the council. Tho salaries, however, of the ..w
commissioners to be fixed by the council and
present an officer rs elected and his compensa-
paid out of the general fund. a lecture before he reforam club Friday even
SUCTION VOUH. ing next. Subjec t1 '"Drunkard Making
An impoitant point seemed to be the valua- Health Inspector Neish is the proud father
tion of property and the assessment of taxes. u'n ,ir i
After full discussion it was agreed that a board
Wstminster Prsbj tcriau churc,
lh Cc,i
visable that appointments by the mayor be Gov. Pillsbury, and Secretary of the Sen-
confirmed by the board of aldermen in case a Chas
such a house be created if not. then bv the ._._,,
council. Paul Sunday, and were in attendance at h-
SUCTION SEVEN. Board of Trade meeting yesterday morning.
Poll tax is recommended to be abolished, it Major Sweet formerly of this city, but
being unequal in its collection, and it being
further considered by a portion of your com- more recently of Bismarc k, is about to make
mitTce that taxes should be assessed against a is debut upon he lecture platform. His
man's property, and not against his head, lecture will border upon the liberality of Bob
All fees and other perquisites of every Mr
tion fixed afterwards. Ihis gives rise to con- ,i. j..i_
rovcrsy and waste of time. It is believed that
tij fixing the salaries in the charter all this can
be avoided. The following salaries are thought
to be proper for the services: Mayor. $500
coimcilmen and aldermen, $250 city en
gineer, $1,800 city attorney, 1,500 city
comptroller, .fl.500 city clerk, $1,500 erty
treasurer, $1,000: chief fire department, $1,500
superintendent water works, $1,200 chief of
police, $1,200 assessors, if three, each, $500.
All of which is icspectfully submitted by the
committee. A. T. ANKENY,
Secretaj-y of Committee.
After some discussion it was decided that
the report be taken up and discussed section
by section.
The first section, involving the questi on of
the basis of representation created, as was
anticipated, the mo st lengthy discussion. A
the opinio ns expressed were scarcely individ
ual ones, however, THK GLOBE does not give
them in full, the general ground that the
sential was the salaries of the city officers, and Kelly is undergoing a thoTQUgh system of
the propriety of fixing them by charter. At rep
Benton^of this city, wil.,l,1 deliver
1 }mi
of assessors he established, composed ot three in tho report of births for the present
assessors, elected by the council. A minority, month
however, favored a single assessor, with the
necessary assistants. Lottie and her company gave a rather
SECTION FIVE. pleasant rendition of *U nc le Tom's Cabin"
It was agreed that the details of a union of to a fair audience at the Academy of Music
the two boards of education be recommended last evening.
to he left with the committees heretofore ap- nr-ir i i,-i ijii
pointed, and those of the tire department, to a
committee hereafter to be appointed, who shall the audience, his many friends and all who
.eport to the general committee. contributed to or participated in the recent
SECTION six. concert given for is benefit.
The annual election of the mayor was ob
jeeted to as causing frequent unusual excite-
PuMwhes card o-f thanks to
bl S whistl,e on Camp & Walker
ment, and as not being in accord with other mill, which announces he noon hour, has
executive officers as to term of service, and the been transferred to hl plani nu near
term is recommended to be fixed at two years t.- p..:
ound nos emill
fi TOIim i house
Jolmaon cam fro gt
W Gavora
character to he covered into the treasury, it -l
being held as the true theory that all officers eut of the Minneapolis & St. Louis railroad,
should he paid a fair salary for their services, is the thankf ul and surprised recipient of a
and that fees and receipts are the natural prop- Howard gold watcha present from hteh my-
erty of the body corporate. ployees of he
The next and last point which seemed es-
assistant superintend-
airs and re-aaTangement. It will proba-
ond th
onf. druggists, from lowerfomt ow Hoflin & Co
Mr. Cardozo, a St. Paul drayman, made
complaint at police headquarters last night,
th at while talking with a fiiend, his horse
and dray had mysteriously and suddenly dis
appeared. had searched for the outfit
unsuccessfully, but he probability is, that
instead of beiug stolen, he horse had started
for home alone.
The health officer's report for January
shows 31 deaths and 9 1 births. Of the
deaths, the greater porti on were persons be
tween 30 and 40 years of age. Of the 91
births, -16 were girls and 45 boys, the Tenth
ward leading all others by a record of 17.
Six cases of scarlet fever were reported and
quarantin ed dming the month.
The young lady who disappeared from her
home on North Washington avenue sudden-
ly, Sunday last, was found by the police yes- TTO^rRS N THTNI^FiSOT A
terday morning. She had been out with a -"-VJILUO xii Jiinu^ouiA.
notorious character all night, and was by he
police given'over to Mrs. Walker, of Bethany
Home. I her possession she had a package
of red powder labeled "poison,*' he claiming
that her friend had or was about to desert
Well Appraised.
Messrs. Camp, Pr ay and Higgins, the com
mittee of appraisal appoint ed to fix upon the
value of the Pettit & Robinson mill, and he
proper consideration to be received for he
water power rental, have decided he value of
the mi ll to be $15,000, and of he water
power per year $2,200. According to the
previous terms of agreement, he Water
Power Company now either buy the mill or
accept of he fixed rental of the power for
a certain term of years.
Home Again.
Sheriff Thompson's genial countenance is
again visible at the court hsuzse, having re
turned from the Hot Spring s. While there
his physicians compelled him to drink five
quarts of the hot water each day besides tak
ing he hot baths. has greatly im
prov ed in health undea.- the treatment. The
price of board at the springs is from $10 per
week upwards, and the cost of a month's o
journ at least $200.
A Sad Case.
A aged lady was telling a pitiful story at
the court house yesterday, and looking for
he board of commissioners. She came to
Minneapol is from her home near Sioux
Falls, in response to the announcement of
he illness of her daughter, employed as a
domest ic in this city. Upon her arrival he
found the girl dead, and he is now looking
for funds in order to return to her home.
The East division grocery store of Peter-
son||Brother8 was burglarised at an early
hour yesterday morning. The thieves forced
an entrance at the front door, and although
they did not obtain any money, managed to
get away with about $12 worth of tobacco
and cigars. The goods were recovered by the
police, however, yesterday afternoon, and
the offenders v. ill be dealt with according to
Two interesting tramps giving their names
as Hugh Kelly and George Manning, were
captured at a late hour by Captain Berry
Sunday night. They had in their possessi on
a horse blanket stolen from he street rail
way company, and several articles of cloth
ing supposed to belong to John Doe. They
were before Judge Cooley yesterday and their
trial was postponed until to-day.
tliriitij 'flu in Adrire on Marriat/e and
Other Subjects in Xrirat'L'ta Opera House.
[New York Sun, 7th.]
A household of women waited for George
Francis Train yesterday at the ladies' mati
nee in the Newark Grand Opera House. A
woman had sold them tickets at he box of
fice, and women had acted as ushers. I he
boxes were expensively-dressed women, and
not a man was to be seen. The combined
chatting of the audience was like he hum
ming of a thousand hives of industrious
bees. A shaip lookout was kept up lest a
man should put in an appearance, and as the
proprietor of the building walked down the
main aisle to speak to a lady acquaintance a
storm of hisses broke out, and ended in a
merry peal of laughter. hastened back.
Some elderly women on the front seats kept
an eye on the stage, and one, in mitts and
spectacles, detecting a scene shaking, jumped
to her feet and held both hands up, as
George FranciB Train marched upon he
stage with is head erect and wearing a
pigeon-tailed coat and immaculate id gloves.
held a package of letters, all from ladies,
he said, within twenty-four hours.
"There is none but our sex here, is
there?"' he exclaimed, peeri ng all around.
'You know this is a close corporation.
There's the most intensely interested lot of
men outside you can imaginetrying to
find a crack to look through. Who would
think that so many would break the chain of
custom and come hero alone!
That simple fact means emancipation for
women. I see rainbows all round he sky
for you."
Mr. Tiain road and answered several let
"Whose duty is it to get up first in he
morning to attend to he firethe wife's or
husbands?" was one of he questions.
'That," said Mr. Train, ''is he question
of caste over again. There is no poet ry or
beauty in a woman's toiling and grubbing
over a beefsteak for a great, fat man. If he
had a ny noble manhood in him, a husba nd
would get up and build he fire himself!"
[Applause with heels and liands.] ''Caste
started from Adam. If a ny one had asked
e, 'Did you take that apple off th at tree?'
I would have said, 'I did, and wh at are you
going to do gbout itV [Laughter.]
Don't take that crying baby out,'* urged
Mr. Train, interrupting himself. ''I've
psychologized him, that's all."' Then Mr.
Train selected a long note signed: "A bro
ken hearted maiden," aski ng Mr. Train's
advice in her trouble. Her accepted lover
was poor in purse and her parents would not
let her marry him. "A broken-hearted
maiden!" said Mr. Train, scornfully, ''Tisn't
the heartit's the stomach. The reason
girts se he term heart is because it is easy
to get a rhyme for itand so hard to get
one for stomac h. Dyspepsia is called a
broken heart. Here's a couple to be mar-
ried," and Mr. Train personified the priest,
saying, "Are you willing to take this brown
stone front, this miserable fraud, called a
man, this tobacco ilavored, gin smelling
carcass for your beloved husband?"
Then with -a simper, Mr. Train re
sponde d. ''Yes," for he bride. Turn
ing to he supposed bridegroom he said
fiercely: "And will you take this bunch of
millinery these false teeth, this false hair,
this miserable specimen of affectation for
your beloved wife?" The bridegroom said
'yes*' through he speaker, and then Mr.
Tra in blurted out: ''What man has put
together let the next best man run away
with!"' [Hysterical laughter.] "Whoever
is satisfied with this talk so far may leave."
Approval was unanimous.
'But aren't you getti ng enough of this?"
said Mr. Train suddenly. "Come next
Wednesday and I'll tell you all that he men
tell each other." [Laughter.] Voices
"Tell us now!" "Yes, we'll stay till evening,
Mr. Train!" "We iike to hear you talk!"
"If you keep the secrets I tell you," he
rejoined, "you'll hear more next time."
JAttlc Children.
People who habitually put children out of
their hearts, and close their doors upon
them, have no idea how much comfort they
set asidewhat pleasure, what amusement.
Of course, the little creatures meddle with
things, and leave he traces of* their fingers
on the wall, and cry. and "bothe r" a little but
when one gets into the way of it, as mothers
and other loving relatives do, those things
become of minor importance. Children say
pretty things, and do such funny things, the
touch of their little hands is so soft, their
faces are so pretty, their movements are so
comical, the who le family goes baby mad
and it is no wonde r. N book was ever
written that was half so interesting as a little
child that is developing from a tiny animal
into a being with a conscience and a heart.
Sour Stomach.
[Swift County Advocate.]
THE GLOBE, has had a sour stomach ever
since Mr. Jacobson received he appointment
of assistant secretary of State.
Abstract of Mr. O'Brien's Speech In Bos-
tonA Conscientious Statement of Min-
nesota's AdvantagesFacts Which Ought
to Induce Immigration.
The following is a synopsis of Dillon
O'Brien's speech at St. Jame's Hall, Boston,
on the 31st ult., as reported by the Boston
I have felt he ra- ponsibility, I may say,
he awful responsibility of advising men in
he matter of breaking up their old homes
and seeking new oneB, he chan ge embracing,
as it does, a change of occupation but the
weight of that responsibility has been much
lessened in my estimation since I came East,
and judged for myself he position of large
numbers of my countrymen in your Eastern
cities, and the prospects before them. I
speak now on matters that yon understand
better than I do, and I speak subject to your
correction if my views are not correct. I do
not expect that he present fearful depression
in business, and the extre me hard tim es inci
dent thereon, are to continue. God forbid-that
would be too dark a picture to contemplate.
I have witnessed many a sad incident in my
life, but he procession of honest, able-bodied
workingmen, through your city, asking only
for employment and unable to procure it,
was among the saddest I ever witnessed.
This great depression will pass away but
nevertheless I say to he working class that
there is no prospect that the flush times for
laboring menwhen a man willing
to work could get plenty of it and good
wageswi ll return, but there is a certainty
that labor-saving machinery will increase and
improve, will successfully compete with hand
labor in almost every branch of industry, and
that in the near futnre, in the worksh op and
factory, it will be the water in the boiler of
he _steam engine rather than tho sweat of
men's brows that capital will call to its aid.
Tu rn now to he la nd that God has given
to he children of toil as a perpetual inher
itance. What does it offer to labor? It of
ficers to industry an honest independe nt
homea home where a man is his own boss:
a home where the profits of his labor go to
himself and his family: a home of broad
acres, bountiful with the realization of God's
promise to men, that "seed time and harvest
time shall not fail a home where labor is
no longer servitude, but independence: a
home whose every surrounding tills a man
with self respect/for the farmer ploughing
or reaping in his own fields feels that no
man bolter than he is shall pass him by all
day, he is a landowner on his own property
above all. a home where a poor man can
bring up his children far away from the
dangers and vices of he crowded city this
is the home th at he land offers to him
whose honorable lot it is to earn his bread
by the sweat of his brow.
But there are conditions. All men are not
adapted for agricultural life. God forbid
that in my humble efforts to do good, to
stimulate my own people to lake their due
share of the soil of their adopted country, I
should injure any one. the man who
has a good home in he city, with fair pros
pects before him, do not, I say, unless pri
vate motives actuate you, bleak up your
home to make a new one in the West, but
rather stay where you are, and thank God
for giving you such a home: but if a man
feels himself going back, is means slippi ng
away from him, the future looking dark, to
such a man I confidentially say: secure a
home on he land.that can never slip away
from you if you are industrius,while you
have he means to do so. But listen first to
the conditions.
If yo ur capital is small, a few hundred dol
lars, at the most, you must have, a capital of
muscle, either in yourself or your boys, able
and willing to hold he ploug h.
'I have this," a man says to me, "and I
will take your advice and go West."
Stay there are other conditions: hear
them: take time to consider them.
The man fitted to go West should bo one
who, when he makes up his mind to do a
thing, does it with a will that cannot be over
come by temporary obstacles or idle advice.
Such a man, under God. is bound to succeed.
But if he is a married man he should con
sult his wife's feelings. If he has become
so wedded to city life, to its gossip and tea
drinking, and visits, th at her life on a farm
would be one continued lament for those
past blessings, then, in that case, I believe
he had better remain where he is. and let
the gossiping go on. For a discontented
wife on a new farm is far worse than the
grasshoppers. But if she says to him, "Come,
we will have he children out of harm's way,
anyhow," then let him go with a brave heart,
and the smile of he good wife and moth er
shall be he sun of their prairie home.
How much capital will a man require to
go upon a farm?
The Catholic Colonization Company of
Minnesota, in its invitation, says that a man,
say with a wife and four children, should
have about four hundred dollars. With this
he can secure, under he homestead act, 160
acres of land, build a house, break 50 acres
of his land for his next years' crop, break
five acres for a garden, which will give him
in three months as much corn, potatoes, and
other vegetables as will do him for a year,
and have still enough of his capital left to
buy him a cow or two. and support his fam
ily until is first crop of whe at comes in.
Mark you, this calculation is made by those
wh o, giving an invitation, know that they
will be held accountable for the truth of
every figure but. nevertheless, a man with
good courage and good muscle can make for
himself a home on 1G0 acres of as fine land
as there is in the world, if he has .fi'OO when
he lan ds in St. Paul.
Of the soil of Minnesota it is unnecessary
for me to speak, for to-day he is recognized
as the great wheat-raising State of America,
having produced last year forty million of
bushels. You have doubtless heard of the
cold of our winters, but I would not change
the climate of Minnesota for that of any
other State cold is a positive blessing com
pared to great heat.
The air of Minnesota is so pure and dry,
and the temperature so steady, that when it
is ten degrees below zero with us, we do not
feel the cold half as much as yon do iir Bos
ton when it is ten degrees above zero and
as for a healthy climate, Minnesota beats the
W cannot, to be sure, promise you, if you
come to Minnesota, that you will sit under
your own orange-trees, eat your own oranges
and take your yellow fever comfortably.
No: but we promise you good soil, hard
work, he best of health and spirits to enable
you to perfo rm it, and a bright future to re
ward your industry.
Mr. O'Brien then spo ke at length of he
lands of he Catholic colonies in Minnesota.
There are, he said, in the western and
southwestern portio ns of the State, he latter
adjoining the Iowa line. The colony in
Swift county contains twelve townships, each
township having thirty-six sections of land,
each section containing 640 acres. I he
colony there are four railroad towns, with
railroad depot, grain elevator, and stores.
Abo ut 500 Catholic families have already
settled in this colony, about the same num
ber have taken up land and are coming on
in the spring, making in all close upon 1,000
families, or 5,000 people. The colo ny lias two
churches, and two resident priests. The
railroad lands in the colony can be bought
for from 2 to $ 4 per acre, the difference
being in location, but none of the lands are
more than ten miles from he railroad depot,
while a large porti on of them are right along
the track. The government lan ds
within the colo ny /proper arc all
tak en up, and in conse
quence those looking for government la nd
are going into the adjoining county, Big
Stone county this is merely extending he
original bounds of the colony. The govern
ment lands in Big Stone county are not sur
passed by any lands in he State.
St. Adrian colony, in he southwestern
portion of he State, adjoining the State of
Iowa, was only opened last fall, and there
are already a number of settlers gone in.
The homeste ad lan ds of he colony are all
taken up, but he bureau has control of 70,-
000 acres of railroad lands, which can be
had for about 5 an acre. These lands are
unsurpaased, bountifully watered with
streams th at no longer flow nor th to he
Mississippi, but son th to the Missouri, giving
he land a southern aspect, a great advantage
in tillage land.
The colo ny lands run right into the town
of Adrian, that has a railroad depot, hotel,
stores, and reside nt priest. Wherever our
colonists settle, they will find their own peo
ple before them, with a church and priest.
To the man with fair capital, desirous to
embark in farming, Minnesota offers a grand
field. Without any outlay of is capital he
can, under the homeste ad and tree cnltere
acts, secure 320 acres. Let him then buy
fioni he railroad companyif a Catholic, in
one of Catholic colonies3 20 more, and he
will then have a who le section. 640 acres,
every acre of which, ten years from this, will
be worth 30.
Details that I have but time to glance over
can be had in full, by writing to the Catho
lic colonization bureau, St. Paul, Minnesota,
for copies of its immigration pamphlet. Let
my countrymen read it, and also let them
make themselv es acquainted with the statis
tics of other States and territories where
there is still unoccupied lands. Then let
those of them adapted for agricultural life
make a bravo effort to win independe nt
homes on the soil of their adopted country.
Hotc the Eeaityelist Once Made a Tour of the
Counti'u in a Cauda Wat/on.
The Tr oy Buflrjtt makes tho revelation
that a few years ago. Mr. Ira Sankey was
peddling a liniment that ho called "Instant
rlelief.'' travelled with a showy wagon,
and sang song:* to is own accompaniment
on a melodeon. thus attracting multitudes,
to whom he sold he preparation.
The writer well remembe rs the traveling
establishment to which he Budget briefly
refers. The wagon had a broad, high box.
was gaudily covered with red and gold, and
was drawn by six plumed horses. Soon
after nightfall tho spirited team would dash
into the most frequented square of a city or
village, drawing the vehicle to a favorable
spot tor the accommodation of a
lar^e audience. Flaring torches were then
lighted and placed in convenient sockets. A
melodeon in the wagon was opeur
and Mr.
Sankey i'l'/a Bndytt says it was certainly he,
and the statement accords with he writer's
vivid recollection of he man) took his place
behiud the instrumen t. sang several
current song s, usually sentimental, but some
times comi c, playing an accompaniment.
that time a dense throng had collected, and
everybody wondered wh at was meant by he
free entertainment. They found out imme
diately, for Mr. Sanky, standing at the tail
board of he wagon, delivered a harangue on
the wonderful "Insant Kelier*' that he had to
sell. Three assistants took bottles of he
stuff from boxes, and made ready to sell. Mr.
Sankey's address is clearly recollected as hav
ing, in its delivery, the style of a religious
exhortation of he fervid kind.
spo ke of the ills that flesh is heir to. and es
pecially of the various aches with which
the human body is afflicted. Then, with a
bottle ot "Instant iieliei" held aloft, he de
clared that he brought he glad tidings of a
sure and instant cure. did not, he said,
ask anybody to take his word for it: but he
would on he spot relieve anybody who had
earache, toothache, or bellyache. I short,
no pain could withstand "Instant Belief."
kept urging the afflicted to come to the
wagon, much in the manner that he revival
ists beseech sinners to come to he peniten
tial benc h, until he was successful in getting
a patient on whom to try the liquid. "In-
stant Belief' was of the familiar class of
lotions, with laudanum for a principal in
gredient, that rarely fail to deaden pa in im
mediately on being applied. Therefore, hav
ing secured somebody with an ache or pain,
Mr. Sankey was able to convince his hearers
that "Instant Belief was something that they
could not afford to do without. Sales followed
fast, Mr. Sank ey continued his harangue, as
he sopp ed he aching spots with the lotion,
while his assistants handed out bottles and
took in litty-cent shinplasters. Whenever
the sales lagged, and the people began to dis
perse, he sat down at the melodeon and sang
several songs.
Mr. Sank ey went through the country with
his novel entablishinent. and at times was re
inforced by other singers. When he was in
the Hudson river and western Massachusetts
cities a young woman sang duetts with him,
and the party included a comic singer. The
upshot of this business is not known, but it
certainly had the appearance of prosperity.
Not long afterward Mr. Sankey sang in a
Chicago revival, in conjunction with Mr.
Moody's work, and* subsequently they wrent
to Great Britain together, where they made
their first great success.
And Xoa- It's Jirislou:
A Brisiow's name is being of late much
talked of in a Presidential way, stories of
acts of anything but a reform nature com
mitted by him as secretary of the treasury,
are gaining circulation. It is said to be cap
able of proof that he imported a sharp negro
from he West Indies, named Shaker, to
work up he Brisl ow fever before he Cin
cinnati convention. The Shaker was given
a place in the Charleston custom house, but
he set up as a lawyer at Orangeburg, in the
same State, all the while drawi ng salary from
the custom house at Charleston. suc
ceeded in being se nt to the State convention,
but when he carpet-baggers learned that he
was not Bristow they prevented is getting
in as a delegate to Cincinnati. Then Bristow
removed him from office. Another man
named Chamberlain was sent to Georgia as
an agent of he treasury, but really to work
for the Brist ow interest. proved a de
faulter to the government for several thousand
dollars which money Chamberlain now al
leges was spent to defray expences back home
of he Bristew delegates to Cincinnati.
Chamberlain is now hi the city trying to
make some arrangement to reimburse the
government, and Bristow's recent visit here
is said to have something to do with Cham
berlain's demaird that he use is personal
efforts to get him out of his predicament.
The Income Tax.
Mr. Tucker, of Virginia, a member of the
wa ys and means committee, expressed him
self strongly in favor of the measure, and
just as he had delivered himself, Charley
Foster, of Ohio, passed by.
"You are with on that. Foster, of
course?" called out Mr. Tucker.
"What's that?" inquired the great anti-fili
buster and presidential manipulator.
'The income tax," was the reply.
'\No I ain't," responded Charles, forgetti ng
his grammar in his earnestness. "It's he
ds meanest thing I ever saw. I execrate
it. "When it was in operation before I learned
to hate it. "Why, I know th at men who
didn't want their affairs made public, had to
pap tax on what they didn't own. It's too
inquisitorial. Why every d revenue of
ficer that comes along can poke is no se in
to your business."'
"It's not more inquisitorial than the pres
ent method of taxation," urged Mr. Tucker.
"Oh yes. it is." answered Foster, "under
the pl an of taxation now. not half he prop
erty is returned. Why, in my own town I
know th at not one-third of the personal
property is returned for taxation. N sir, I
shall vote against it."
Mr. Fost er ought to know his constitnents
and neighbo rs by this time, and if he says
they are tax dodgers nobody is going to dis.^
pute it,
,Will He Resign.
[Washington Cor. Cincinnati Enquirer.]
A rumor is in circulation to-night th at
Senator Sherman indicated to tho President
to-day that if the silver bill passed both
Houses of Congress and became a law, that
he should jeel constrained to tender is re
signation. Further that the Preside nt did
not try to dissuade him from such a purpose,
and th at it will not be long before Sherman
is succeeded by Stanley Matthews. I may
be added that these reports are credited in
circles which usually take a conservative
rather than a hopeful view of he average
Washington rumor s.
i Jfice Testimon ial.
[St. Louis Republican.]
That is a nice testimonial that Sherman,
Matthe ws and Garfield have se nt to return-
ing-board Anderson. N doubt J. Madison
Wells and his two colored friends, Casanave
and Kenner, are perfectly willing to attach
their signatures to he same certificate of
honesty and virtue.
Sum rth iy Resides Rrttss.
[Rush City Post.]
It takes something besides brass to run a
daily newsapaper in these ,-times.Pionter
Pre** t JhiH.
And on he same ay Hall was elected city
If He Would.
[Vicksburg Herald.]
Beecher is lecturing about "Moral Wastes.'"
If he would tell all he knows about female
"waists" he would draw well.
Work for Missionary.
[Worthington Journal.)
There's a splendid field for missionary
labor among the newspaper offices at the
State capital.
Money and Stocks.
N EW YORK, Feb. 11.Gold opened at 1017e, and
ulosed at 102.
Carrying rates 3 to 5 per cent.
Srlver at London 54 1-36. Here silver bars are 119
rn greenbacks, and 1163 in gold, Brlver coin 1 per
cent, discount.
Governments steady.
Railroad bonds weak.
State securities dull.
Stocks were irregular and in tho main lower until
near the close, when a recovery of 8 to 7j, per cent,
took place. The greatest decline of the daj was iu
coal shares, and New York Centrul and Lake .Shore
was an exception and firmly held throughout.
The transactions aggregated 96,000 shares, of
which 6,000 were New York Central, 22,000 Lake
Shore, 9,000 Northwestern common, 9,000 North
western preferred, 6,000 St. Paul common, 1,000 St.
Paul preferred, 17,000 Lackawana, 4,000 Delaware
& Hudson, and 12,000 Western Union.
Money H&S per cent. Prune mercantile paper
Custom receipts, $506,000. The Assistant Treas
urer disbursed $42d,000. Gold clearings, $12,-
Sterling, unchanged.
Coupons, '81 10S?i(New 4Vis 10J
Coupons, '05, new .1027 iNew 4 per cent 10178
Coupons, 'C7 105^ 10-408, regular 104 g
Coupons, '68 108'i Coupons 107
Coupons,new 5s. 103%\Currency, 6s 117
Western Union Tel.. 75?^ Northwestern pfd..
Quicksilver n'^C. C.C.& I
Quicksilver pfd. 28!4' New Jersey Central
Pacrfic Mail 22 I Rock Island..
Mariposa 12l8t. Paul
Mariposa pfd. 1 |St, Paul pfd
Adams Lxpress 102 Wabash 15'
Weils & Fargo Uyt\Fort
Waynee 88
American 48l 22
60'4 32 16',
98Vi 36K 681-4
i Terr Haut
United States 49 JTerre Haute pfd.... 12l
New York Central... 1044 Chicago & Alton 77
Chicago & Alton pfd.101 9^ Erie
Erie pfd
Harlem Harlem pfd
Michigan Central.. 60'j
Panama 122
Union Pacific 674
Lake Shore 81 ^8
Illinois Central 75^4
Cleveland &Pittbburg 70
Ohio & Mississippi.. 7%
D. L. & W 48-4
A. & P. Telegraph... 21
Missouri Pacific iyt
C. B. 103*4,
Hannibal & St. Jo. 11
CeutralPacific bonds 104
Union Pacific bonds.104J
U. P. land-grant .104.
33\ Sinking fudd 96
Tennessee 6s, old.... 87 Virginia 6s, new. 30
Tennessee 6s, new 36 4 Missouri 6s 105'4
Virginia 6s, old.. 30
LONDON, Feb. 11 -5 p. m.
Money 95 7-16 Account 95 7-16
5-20S '65 10414 I Erie 9
5-208 '67 106iS, I Erie preferred 22
10-40s 1084 I Illinois Central .77
New 5 ty cents .105' I Penn. Cent 2&
PABIS, Feb. 11.
RENTES109 francs and 60c.
St. Paul Produce Market, February 11.
FLOUBMarket very dull, with prices unchanged
85.25^5.50 for XXXX. Patent Process $7.00gl8.00
Rye flour $5.00@5.50. Buckwheat flour $6.00g.6.50
Wheat has an upward tendacy at 95g.96c
CoriNOld still scarce, at 40g)41 on outgoing
trains incoming 37(g38c supply equal to demand iu
new hard and sound, incoming, 28(30c outgoing,
31@33c by the car-load.
OATS26c by the car load.
BARLEYNothing doing nominal prices No. I,
55!&60c No. 2, 45@50c No. 3, 38&40C
GBOUND FEEDNo change 17.50ffl8..00 bran,
$9.00@9.75, shorts 810.0OgHl.00.
COKN MEALBolted per 100 lbs., $1.25.
EGGS12@14c for fresh 10@12c limed.
POTTLTBYFair demand for fresh killed turkeys
68c chickens, 6@7c ducks 6@7c geese 7@8c.
MESS POBKgll.00@ll.50.
DBESSED HOOS3^c for light 4c for heavy.
DBEKSKD BEEFMarket well supplied at lower
prices fresh killed, 3!4@4c.
BEANSNo change from former price* common
$1.25 hand picked medium, $2.00(5,2.25 navy
BUTTEBNothing doing except in the higher
grades grease 4@5c dairy packed,medium 7gc
fair9@10c choice known dairies 18@20c.
HAYObtains slightly better prices $7.00@9.50 per
ton for wild.
Milwaukee Produce Marke t.
MILWAUKEE, Fell. 11.
FLOURQuiet and unchanged, in fair demand.
GRAINWheat opened firm at He higher and
closed firm No.lhard$1.RH4 No. l$1.09Jl/8,
February $1.06 March $1.06
Chicago Produce Market.
CHICAGO, Feb. 11.
FLOUliSteady and unchanged.
GRAINWheat, irregular but in good demand
prices are a shade higher No. I Chicago, $1.05%
No. 1 Chicago gilt edge $1.05 regular $1.04*t cash
$1.04 March $1.0578 April No. 3 Chica
go 99c rejected 87c. Corn, fairly active and a shade
highet gflt edge, 40}4c regular, 40c cash 40^c
March and April 42',4c May rejected 30c. Oats,
steady and firm 23'Ac cash 23X@23^cMarch
24}gc April. Rye, quiet and steady at 5lc. Barley,
easier at 46^c.
PROVISIONSPork, fairly active and a shade
higher $10.30(3,10.40 March $10.52V4(g10.5 April
$10.65 bid May. Lard, fairly active and a shade
higher $7.30 cash '$7.35 March $7.42!48J.4
April $7.52@7.55 IMay. Bulk meats firmer 3%(&
HOGSDressed, active, firm and higher $4.25.
WHISKYSteady aud unchanged $1.03.
RECEIPTS11,000 bbls flour, 150,000 bus wheat,
98,000 bus corn, 26,000 bus oats, 3,600 bus rye, 23,000
bus barley.
SHIPMENTS10,000 bbls flour, 110,000 bus
wheat, 55,000 bus corn, 13,000 bus oats, 805 bus
rye, 8,000 bus barley.
GRAINWheat, higher $1.05Ji March $1.061/8
April. Corn, demand active 40!4405ic
42%423c May. Oats, dull.
PROVISIONSPork, fairly active $10.40tS10.42U
March $I0.fi5@10.57i/4 April. Lard,fairly active:
$7.35ajT.37Ji March $7.45r&7.47*.4 April,
New York Produce Market.
NEW YOEK, Feb. 11.
COTTON-Weak" ll.OO@ll.i214.
FLOURReceipts, 18,000 barrels demand moder
ate prices unchanged. Rye flour, unchani/ed.
Corn meaL $2.50@2.80.
GRAINWheat,dull receipts 32,500 bus. No. 2
$1.25@L25& No. 2 Chicago $1.25@L26 No. 1 red
whiter $1.38 ungraded winter red western, $1.28
No. 2 Northwestern February $1.26@L27X. Rye,
quiet western, 70@"2c. Barley, demand fair and
firm. Malt, quiet and firm. Corn, moderate de
mand, receipts 96.000.
HAYUnchanged. HOPSUnchanged. GROCERIESCoffee, quiet and unchanged. Su
gar, dull, fair to good refining, 7Jc prime 7#c
refined, firm. Molasses, New Orleans, 25@/S0c Rice
PPTBOLETJMQtriet crude, 747*c refined,
TAIXOWSteady. BOSI3JTJnchanged. TURPENTINESteady at 3254c
PROVISIONSFork, firmer $11.251L50 beef
quiet. Lard, prime steam, $7.fl0tf'.5
PRODUCEBntter, firm. Cheese, firm. Eggs,
western, 10@lfic.
HOGSDreeeed, market firm: western 4 Ti*1?0-
Boston Produce Market.
BOSTO, Feb. 11.
FLOURDull. GRAINCom, quiet and unchanged. Oats, mod
erate No. 1 extra vhite, 4042c No. 2 white and
mixed 37@3Sc white 33c white and No. 3 mixed,
Philadelphia Produce Market.
LtUVlisteady and unchanged.
vnicat n*fet amber Sl.33lftt.36 red
$L30@1.32 white $L35@1.40. Corn, steady and un
changed. Oats, quiet.
PROVISIONSQuiet and onchaneed.
PETBOLEUM-Refinedl2c crude, 10^10^0.
Foreign Market s.
LONDON, Feb. 115 p. m.
PETKOLEUM-Befined, 9'8(&10.
AsTWEnr, Feb. 11.
LTVEKPOOI,, Feb. 11.
COTTONFair demand at 6 S-16{t 7-16 sales
10,000 bales: speculation and export 1,000 Amer
ican 7,990.
GRAINWheat, California white, average, 12* d
club 12u7d@13s red western spring No. 2 to 1 lite
3d@lls winter No. 2 to 1, lls@l ls 8d. Corn, old
western 22s 6d new] do 27s 3d. Oats, American 3s.
Barley, American, 3s lOd.
FLOUB-Western canal 26e@28s.
PEAS- Canadian, 45s@50s.
PROVISIONSPork, 55s. Beef, 83s. Lard, Amer
ican, 39s 6d. Bacon, long clear, 29s 6d short clear,
30s 3d.
PRODUCECheese, fine, 6Cs. Tallow, 40s 6d.
PETROLEUMSpirits, 7s 3d refined 10s 3d.
TURTPENINE-Spirits, 26s.
New York Dry Goods.
NEW YORK, Feb. 11.
Tho dry goods business is moderate with package
houses, and the jobbing trade improves slowly. Cot
ton goods are generally steady. Brown ducks In fair
demand. Prints quiet. Cotton dres goods ami
ginghams more active. Mens wear woolens rn light
demand. Foreign goods quiet.
St. 1'aul Railroad Time Tables.
St. Paul & Pacific Kail road.
Depot foot of Bibley Street. Main Line trains for
Delano, Litchfield, Willmar, Benson, Mome, Glyu
don, Fisher's Landing and Winnipeg.
Leave. Arrive.
St. Paid 8:10 a. m. I St. Paul 6:10 p. m.
Minneapolis.,.. 8:56 a. m. Minneapolis 6:33 p. m.
Branch lane train for Anoka, BU Cloud, Melrose,
8auk Rapids, Brainerd, Bismarck and Deadwood.
Leave. Arme.
St. Paul 7:30 a. m. I St. Paul 7:00 p. m.
Minneapolis 7:55 a. m. Minneapolis 6:44 rn.
St. Paul and Minneapolis trains.
Leave. Arrive.
St. Paul 8:10 a.m. Minneapolis 8:56 a.m.
St. Paul 10:00 a.m. MinneapohslO:35
St. Paul ...12:30 p. in.
St. Paul 2:50 p. m.
St. Paul 6:10 p.m.
Minneapolis... 7:55 a. in.
Minneapolis... 11:00 a. m.
Minneapolis 1:50 p. m.
Minneapolis 3:52 p. m.
Minneapolis 5:33 p.m.
The N. W. E. S. & T. Co.'s four-horse roaches
connect with trains at Frsher's Landing for Wlnui
peg and brterrnediate points.
Minneapolis 1:03 p. m.
Minneapolis 3:26 p. m.
Minneapolis 6:44 p. m.
St.Paul.... 8:35 a.m.
St. Paul....11:40 a.m.
St. Paul 2:25 p. m.
St. Paul 4:28 p. m.
St. Paul 6:10 p. in.
St. Paul & DulutH Railroad.
Duluth... Hinckley... Still water
.Leave for. AniveTrom.
8:00 a.m.! 6:00p.m.
Chicag o, St. Paul and Minneapolis J.hie
Conipi'ihiiiK tin- Went AVit-oiiMi und Clil
'iipiHiid Northwestern Hallway*.
Depot foot of Sibley street. Ticket and Freight
oftice, northwest corner Third and Jackson strew*..
Charles H. Petscli, Ticket Agent.
Trains Leave. Arrive.
Through Chicago and) *11:25 a.m. *7:00 a.m.
Eastern Express. 7:30 p. m. *3:05 p. m.
Hudson Accommodation 5:50 p. m. *lo:15 a. m.
CouuecumiB made at Camp Douglas for Mrlwaukee.
Sundays IHceptcd. fSaturdays excepted. Mon
days excepted.
Northern Pacific Kail road.
Depot foot of Sibley street. Ticket and Freight
office, No. 43 Jackson street.
Trains. Westward. Eastward.
St. Paul
Minneapolis Sank Rapids
Glyudon Moorhead Fargo Fargo Brsmarck Duluth N. P. Junction
Le. Le.
Le. Le. Le.
Le. Ar. *Le.
7:30 a.m.
7:40 a.m.
11:10 a. m.
2:00 p.m.
8:22 p.m.
8:45 p. ID.
8:50 p.m.
7 -.00 a.
7:00 p.
5:oo a.
7:00 a.
Ar. Ar. Ar.
Ar. Ar. Ar. Le. Ar. *Le Ar.
Suudajs excepted,
days excepted.
No. 2
$1.06''g No. 3, $1.00. Corn, quiet and unchanged
No. 2, 40c. Oats, steady and firm No. 2,23'4c. Rye,
steady, fair inquiry No. 1, 51c. Barley, nominally
unchanged No. 2, 67c March 554c
PROVISIONSShade firmer mess pork nomi
nal at $10.25. Lard, prime steam $7.30.
HOGSLive hogs firmer at $3.7O&3.90 dressed
firm and higher at $4.25@4.30.
RECEIPT8-7,219bbls flour, 91,590 bus wheat.
SHIPMENTS-6,813 bbls flour, 43,700 bus wheat.
7:00 p. m.
6:50 p. in.
3:10 p. in.
6:00 a. in.
6:35 a. in.
5:30 a. 111.
7:00 p.m.
7:00 a. m.
9:10 p.m.
7:10 p.m.
Trains via the Brainerd Branch leave St. j'anl
daily, except Simtlay, making a day run of thirl*eu
hours to Fargo, arriving at Bismar. the followiiiK
evening, saving nearly 90 miles in distance over the
old route via N. P. Junction. Connection made at
Bismarck with stages for Deadwood and all points in
trie Black Hills. *PassMigers for Bismarck and
Jamestown should leave St.Paul Mondajs, Wcduts
days and Fridays. Returning, leave Bismarck Mon-
day*), We*lnesdays and Fridajs. tPawcuK*r for
Aiken and points east of Brainerd should leav St.
Paul Tuesdajs, Thursdays and Saturdays. Return
ing, leave Duluth Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.
Connects at St. Paul with trains all poiutti East
and South. In effect December 31, 1877.
II. E. SARGENT, General Manager.
G. G. SANBORN, Gen. Passenger Agent.
Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Kail way.
Passenger Depot foot of Jackson street. Ticket and
Freight Olhce Southeast Corner of Third and Jack
son streets. Charles Thompson, Ticket Agent, St.
River Division
ThrouRh Chicago East-
*11:22 a
Through Chicago & East
ern Express
Iowa and Minnesota Di
Prairie du Chien, Milwau
kee and Chicago Express
Owatonna Passenger
*3 00 in
f7:40 +6:10 a in
5:50 a in
*10:50 am
St. Paul and Minneapolis trains via Fort Suelbnc
and Minnehaha.
Lve. St. Paul {6:20 a
10:05 am
1:30 pm
*3:10 pm
Lve. Minneapolis 8:15 a ra
3:10 m!
Arr.Minueapolls *7:10 a
10:53 am
9:00 a rn
2:10 pm
t7:35 111
Arr. St. Paul
fSaturdays exi-epted. JMou-
St. Paul & Sioux City ami Sioux City and St.
Paul Kail roads.
Depot foot of Jackson street.
Sioux City, Council Bluffs
Omaha Express
St. James Accommodat'n.
8:15 7:15 a
All trains daily, except Sunday.
St. Paul 10:25am
Stillwater 8:30 am
11:10 am
St. Paul, Stillwater, Taylor's Falls, and 'ort
Wisconsin Railroads.
St. Paul & Strllwater trains:
Stillwater.. ..11:40 am
5:45 111
9:50 am
North Wisconsin Trains aud for Dalles of St. Croix.
St^PauL ._... ..10:25 a St. Paul. ,3:35pm
Southern Minnesota Railway, Connecting at
Ramsey with C. M. & St. Trains North
and South.
At Wells with Central Railroad of Minnesota, aud
at La Crosse with C. M. St. P. Railway for all
points East.
Going WestTrains leave La Crosse 7:57 am
Trains pass Ramsey 2:42
Going EastTrains pass Ramsey 10:45 a n*
Arrive at La Crosse 5:25
Minneapolis Time.
Minneapolis Railroad Time Table.
Iowa RouteMinneapolis & St. Louis and
Burlington, Cedar Rapids & Northern
Railways. Minneapolis, St. Paul and St. Louis ExDress.
sleeping cars and luxurious day coaches, with no
change of cars between Minneapolis and Burlington
via Albert Lea. Passengers from St. Paul take the
St. P. S. C. train at 3:15 p. m., connecting at MPT
riam Junction with this train going South
Le. daily, Ar. Daily,
3:45p 1:30
Ex.8und*y Ex.8'nd'y
Mixed, Minn. & Albert Lea. 6:50 a in 6:50 in
Mixed Minneapolis and Mer-!
nam Junction 7:30 11:20 am
Mixed, Minneapolis & White!.
Bear, Duluth & Stillwater $ 7:10 a m, 7:00
Omaha Ex., for all points aa
St. P. S. C. R'y., Omaha,!
San Francisco, ke 1 3:45pm! 11:20 am
Traios arrive and depart from 8t. fc R'y
Union depot, where tickets are for sale and berths in
Bleeping cars can be secured, and at the St. Paul
office, 116 East Third street, Fire and Marine build-
A. H. BODE, Gen. Pass. Ag't. sup t.
Jan. 6, 1878,

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