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THE WICHITA DAILY EAGLE: WICHITA, KANSAS. THURSDAY MORNING, NOVEMBER, 6, 1884.
It. M. MURDOCH, Editor.
WEDNESDAY MORNING, NOvTT
A mnti liad a fit resterdar
iv on tho corner
of Mam and the avenue.
Tho city contractor
Euddenlv disappeared :
and builder, who bo
omc weeks ago, lia
Manv colored men were challenged at the
polls luefday, some of them being resident
of the city for years. Tint looks rather
small to sav the leat.
A woman tendered her vote at tho Fourth
ward precinct Tuesday and received the us
ual refusal. The ladies are quite persistent
ut nny rate on the subject of franchise.
Two plain drunks was tho great rush of
bushes at tho police court Tuesday. They
were dead heads therefore there was not
enough cash taken in to defray current ex
penses. Dan Parks found a brown canva's valise
in a box car of tho Sunflower road at this
city. There nre certain initials on it, and
Dan taps anyone who can describe tho
satchel and tefl the inilials can have it.
Mr. Search opened his restaurant in
Smyth's new building, Douglas avenue
Tuesday, to catch part of tho trade of the
people who came to tho election, no has
not got all filed up yet, but will be in full
shape in a few days
The new addition to tho City hotel will be
ready for occupancy next week. Tho pro
prietors intend furnishing it in first-class
Etylc. AVhen it is all fitted up completely
and furnished, it will compare favorably
with any house in tho city.
A commodious addition has been built to
the residence of Judge Hill, on the corner of
Lawrence acnuc and Third ftroet. We un
derstand that it is the intention of Mrs. Hill
to take a limited number of boarders. Tho-e
who succeed in getting located in this new
and first-class boarding liouc will indeed be
We were pleased to see Mr. Henry Israel
on the street yesterday. He has been down
with malariaf fever fur the last eight weeks.
Ho was living in Kingman when he was
taken sick. Two other young men that
took sick at the same time and uitli the same
diseaso have since died.
The faces of defeated candidates were so
long yesterday that the barbers thought it
no more than right to charge them twenty
five cents for a shave; tbey can consolo
themselves in view of the "fact that their
heads have become so contracted that they
can get their heads shaved fos ten cents.
They haven't the big-head to nny great ex
W. A. Kichey is fitting np the little build
ing in the rear of W. . Dill's place of bus
iness for a sleeping room for one ot his
guests. It lias been newly shinglcd.weather
boarded and jiainled a beautiful light green
color on the mide. It will be richlv car
peted and neatly furnished and will be one
of the most coy little rooms in tho city.
Talk about u free hallut and a lair caunt!
Wo heard that four Iteha Lnckwoml elec
tors were bulldozed out of their votes, Tues
day, at the Third ward. It is too bad that
full grown American citizens who were per
fectly willing to j-xerciso the franchise, were
mthle-tly set aide. It is doubtful if Belva
will ever get there unices we get a new set of
Hipeni'or of election.
Tho doors of a new re.-taurant were Tues
day thrown open to tho public In the
"Douglas avenue block" a nice, large room
has been arranged with all the necessary fur
niture to fit it for a very nico and complete
place in which to get regular boarding or
iiii.'iil to order. Some nice furni-hed rooms
are kept jn connection with this new hostlety.
Mr. L. D. Search has added to the city'a
restaurant of credit to himself and satisfac
tion to the public.
Mrs. Brooks is running an elegant hoard
ing hoti'o in the Goodyear block on Empo
ria avenue. Several v"ry fino seeond-cs
hotels and n.Uiiinint have been opened in
the city recently, anil now good aecommo
J" 'Utions can be iiad at reasonable rates. A
'jfood deal of complaint has been madu in
this connection during the past year, it be
ing impossible at times to get a " bed in the
Never in the history of this or any other
city ha an election pasted oil' so quietly as
that of Tuci-day. Everything went as smooth
as clock work. Not an angry word was
f poken and the utmost harmony and good
feeling preiailed throughout tho day and at
night. From the opening to the closing of
the polls a large crowd surrounded each
polling booth but not a sign of a quarrel
nor an angry word occurred.
The lleacon fulksgot a bad I
night. There was Mich a lcrg(
i tcare i tiesdav
mglit. 1 litre was Mich a lcrgo crowd in tho
room that tins upper floor partially gave
way. finking about one foot. The floor of
the G. A. It. Hall also Mink fomo and the
crowd rushed out, nil coming into the Kaolf.
ollice which wasdcii'ly packed, with a crowd
of anxious people listening to the reading of
Ycterday morning two tramps succeeded
in getting away with a pair of boots from
mo irotit oi isruoi s More, on umiglas ave
nue. Subsequently they were hiii in an
alley trying the shoes on, and Dan Parks
was put on their track with instructions to
watch them, expecting to catch them at
some other thieving luct night. Then- fel
lows w-ere evidently not aware that this city
is gelling to be hot fur tramps and thieves,
else thev would not deem it a healthy place
for such, as them.
A new plot of eighty acres of ground
known as the "Chautauqua addition to
"Wichita," has just been hud oil" and placed
upon tho, market for sale. This is a very
pretty piece of land, laying high with it
slope is on the city side of'College Hill, and
on the north s ide of Douglas Avenue. There
was eighty acres in th" piece, and though
tho books were just opened two or three
days ago forty-five acres are already dispos
ed of and have passed into second hands.
This would eem to lndieato a prime demand
fjr this section of the city as n residence
quarter. Many of our wealthier citizens
have, secured building places on or near
Collego Hill, and it is predicted that ere
long that will be the "Murry Hill" of our
From n reliable source it is learned that a
project is on foot to eitcnd the lino of street
car railway fouth on Lawrence avenue to
Zimincrlv's addition. It i proposed to
push this enterprise so that on or before
January 1st, lSsl.thecars will be running to
n point'n quarter of a mile south of the "W.
& W. railroad at itsjunction with liwrencc
avenue. This wi.il bo a very great conveni
ence jto tho repi-lcnts of all" tliat section of
tlw city and will, ln-side.-, enhance tho 'value
of lots, nud property in that vicinity and es
pecially wiittlml be the case with that land
lving joining the quarter adjacent to the
line ol road. Tliat quarter seems at present
to be one of tho favorite building localities
of the city, and thi. road will no doubt give
it n big boom.
During the last two nights and yesterday,
our city has bei-n in a fever of exciting ex
pectancy awaiting the election returns. Im
mediately after the returns began to come
in. the Kaoi.e ollieo nnrl iht Ui'tMildin.,,,
headquarters, abo the lleacon ollice and
Democratic headquarters, were packed so
full of anxious people that danger of break
ing through the floor was apprehended. As
the dispntchi-s were read indicating favora
ble returns for one party, their headquarters
rang with cheers and vice vcra. A consid
erable number hung about the Kaole oflico
until 5 o'clock yeerdav morning, and at
that time the prospect for the Kepublicans
looked blue. At about $ n. m.
the dispatches began to como in
and that part of Douglas avenue bet ween the
Eagle and Ueacon offices began to fill up
with people nnd first one and then tho other
had their turn uon the "ragged edge." Up
'till noon tho Kepublicans kept rather shady
but about two p. iu., returns favo?able to
their tide pegan to come in and tho editor of
the Eagle felt that he could face the music.
A bulletin boord was set up in front of the
Eagle office, the Colonel mounted a box in
front of the bulletin board and looked defi
ance at tho Democrats collected on the op
posite side of tho street about the lJeaeon
office, from that hour until five p. m., the
ftrect was packed so full tliat it was
difficult for tlie street cars and other vehicles
to pass. Thisstate of thinp continued
until about six, when everybody made a
break for supper. Thi: g looked so bright
for the Kepublicans at tuat time that thev
began to take even bets. About 7:30 the
crowd began to gather again, but returns
cimo in so slowly that both parties felt a
little shakj, the llepublicars having tho best
A new customer for groceries arrived at
the residence of Mr. Hess, of the "Wichita
wholesale grocer company, last Monday
evening. Wc are informed that the new ar
rival will be named Belva.
W. C. Heed is down from Florence.
X. J. Burdick is down from Newton.
R. P. Church is over from Ft. Scott.
E. S. Howes is in town from Concor
dia. C. Harden is down from Sedgwick
Greenland, of Iowavillc, is in the
.John J. Davis,
Mits Krum is
J. I. Williams
of Saratoga, h in the
in town, from Great
of Oiwcgo, is at tho
G. B. Howell was seen upon our streets
J. C. McComb leaves to-day for a visit
.Jos. Hopkins is in the city from Solo-
J. E. Saxton, of Decatur, 111., is regis
tered at the Occidental.
W. II. Norris came over from Ft. Scott
Miss Fannie Wilson, of Towanda, is on
a visit to friends in the city.
J. C. Lambdin camo up last evening
Mr. Dowdlc, who has been absent for a
few days from the city, returned yesterday.
John Morris, Mrs. Win. Morris and W.
E. Webber aro in tho city, from Caldwell.
I). Dunham and F. M. Brown came in
yesterday from Dodge City.
C.J. Allen, of Gooton, X. Y., is on a
trip to this ftate and is rcgistared at the
J. K. Hollowran, of Baxter
on a visit to the Forest Citv.
Geo. Wachendorf, jr., of Lockland, 0.,
:s paying Sedgwick counry a visit.
Hobt. West, of St. Paul, Minn., is look
ing about the city.
Col. Hartzcl, who has been absent from
the city for a few days, returned in time to
H. D. Groves, of Texas, is on a business
trip to the city.
C. Hamilton came down from Newton
J. W. Wright, of Blue Mound, was
yesterday noted about town.
L. H. Underwood is on a trip from Ft
Scott to our city.
Harry Dormer, of Richmond, Ind., U
stopping at the Douglas avenue.
came up Tuesday
.1. L. Pinland, of Richmond, Ind., is on
a prospecting tour to this county.
J. R. llendron and wife came down
Tuesday from Leavenworth.
Geo. W. Brown camo in from Cheney
T. E. Arnold arrived in the city Tues
day from Pueblo, Col.
Frank Hall is up from Wintlcld and is
stopping at the Trcmont.
F. A. Rivcr, of Hastings, Neb., is look
ing over tho citv.
J. 31. Ralston,
It. C. Runnel, and J. Cliase, of Newton
came down to get the returns.
G. II. Luddington came in from King-1
man to cheer with the victors. j
Cha. i. Bcson and
evening from Goddard.
wife came in l.Tt
II. A. Ulackmore, of Hello 1'laine. i rog
iitcred at tho Occidental.
George Hatlin and T. .1. .Murray, of
Ilfardstown, 111., nr prospecting in tho city,
and are at tho Tremont.
It. L. Davis, of l'arw, Kv.
is on a viit to
Win. Norton, of Springfield, III., is pin
ing Sedgwick county a visit.
Mrs. S. H. Dean, who has been residing
for the past seven years in Nevada, though
owning property in this city; has returned
here and will at once repair her property
and make this her future home.
Miss May King, who has for some, time
)at been visiting at tho home of Mr. and
Il.irn- HilVnf Tonekn nvmin... .In.
parted Tuesday evening for her
- . . ' .
Indiana. She will stop otl'howcvcr, at Kan
sas City and will there visit in tho homo of
W. A. Shuman, who formerly resided in
On Monday evening last, a mo?t pleasant
and social party was held at the residence of
Mr. Harry Hill, on Topcka avenue. Tho
party was given in honor of Miss May King,
a niece of .Mr. Hill, who had been visiting in
his family for some timo past and who was
about to depart for her homo at Covington,
A number of the most intimate friends of
the young lady were invited to bo present,
the list comprising the names of Miss Mat
lie l'abriquc. Miss Kate Murdouk, Miss
Ijiura Woodcock, .Miss Minnie Mead, Mi-s
Hattio Simpsom, Miss Gail Caldwell and
Miss Allio Hagar. Me-srs. F. W. Sweet, t
bam oolard, Walt andevecr, II. It. How
ell, G. W. llartholemew, D. L. Abbott and
The evening and its pleasures wero heartily
enjoyed by all present, it leaving i.npres
sions and rememberances that will long be
eheri-hed by the friends of the young lady
who wen; so handsomely provided for and
entertained. Many regrets were expressed
as to Miss King's leaving tho city nnd ne
many hopes were offered for her speedy re
turn, this thought alone being the only one
which in any degrc, marred in the least, the
otherwise most enjoyable evening nnd hap
py experieuco of alfprescnt.
REAL ESTATE TRANSFERS.
The following are tho real estate transfers
recorded in tho office of tho register of deeds
J. II. Arthur to C. K. Harwise, lot V2,
block 2. Garden l'lain $ "')0
D. Hutchings to G. "W. Swygart, lots
51 to 78, inclusive, block 17; also,
lots Gl to 71, inclusive, block 1'2,
J-ourtu avenue, Ormo & rhillip
Edward Hartwoll to .1. K. Oldham et
al., lots 7, 9, 11, block '2, qc. 2S-27,
"Win. GriflVnstein to L. K. Neelv, part
of lot 129, Main street .".
Lvdia Ik Neeley to Harrv Dusson, lot
129 Main street; also, lot 129 North
John Falkenstein to "Wesley S. Morris,
part of s. w. cor. of s. w A. 9-29 1 c
Samucl S. Falkenstein to "Wesley S.
Morris, part of s. w. cor. of s. w. ,
sec. 9-27, 1 e
THE SALT RIVKR PACKET.
The Salt ltiver Navigation Company's
steamer camo into tho wharf at six p.m.
Tuetday. In conversation with the Captain
a reporter was informed that a very large
trip was anticipated to-lay. A largo num-j
ueroi passengers, nnncinallv ol the ma e
persuasion, were booked at this point; ho ;
told our reporter the names but he will not '
give it away. The Captain was in high
glee. Ho said that the boat had been laid
tip for some time,but enough would be taken '
in on this trip to make it a paying in?titu-
tion anyway, provided all tlfo passengers I
could pay their lares and bar bill. He taid
that large numbers would bo picked upjit j
each landing up the river, nnd that some '
very prominent parties wowld take the boat '
at Topcka. "Wc wisli them n pleasant voy- j
age and hope they will get arcund again In ,
a couple of years? I
OFF THE TRACK.
aooui . p. m. lucsaav, switcii oneirics
347 ran out of an opon switch ibout three
hiinHned feet Kontli of llir flmnt- Thn tr,n
bovs had run tho enpno in on the house
track and throw the switch back for the
,.-!. j .i . ' w..
main track, and then camo up town to vot.
hen they returned ther had so much iec-
tion on tho brain that ther forsot to turn
the witch fortho sidetrack. Thecnginror
i i i . . & ,
saw that the switch was open just too late
to stop, hence tho mn otf. Owing to the
tactttiat the driver reversed his enrine, it
did nt run fur, the engiue and tender jut
clearing uie swucn rails. i.ne oniy aamacc ;
done was a cuage-bar and a couple of tfes j
broken. "Vhcn the freight train arrived i
from Newton, the engine was soon on the
track again all right- The boys cjcpcct a j
lay-off on account of it, but it was election
day, and they ought to be excused. (
Jesse Ak was pretty badlr doubled up '
yestcrdav. He had been up all nicht assist-1
tng at the second ward polling place and
nature being thus under a strain, a chronic '
,... ei J. ...... :..j -v' .: 1
the pain was intense and the case looked
dangerous, but medical assistance being ob
tained the danger was overcome and though
the patient is still quite unwell, tho case is
under control and gradually improving.
is at the I Jf3
The following order of the Board of County
Commissioners 1b published for the Information
of those concerned:
It Is ordered that each county officer before
ordering eappllea for use In bis office, shall ap
ply to the County t lerk for the same, and the
County Clerk shall Issue to such officer an order
for such supplies, which order must In all esses
accompany the bill presented Tor the same. Sea
Itecords, page 115. Mcniur Mtxfs,
CONSERVATORY OF MUSIC,
Cornerof Emixirla avenue and William street,
south of Dooglas nvemie.
CATHAK INE -RUSS.--LL.
Foi fall particulars Inquire at Conservatory
CS.TAHI.ISHKI) IN 1S7C
A Ccmclota Steel: cf Fine Lumber.
J3" Of.ce anil Vfird on Market Street, between
Donijtit Avenue and Firit Street -b
LUMBER DEALERS. .
Wichita. - - Sansas
Branch Yards at
Garden Plain & Harper.
H. R. CAMP,
Washes, Jnn-Iry Silverware
.Mci lirancli ollice feir the L'nlte-l State
Watch Company Q" One door west or the
Vi.ll-y lloii-e. iliiiiislHH&iruiic 3U-
mui debility, and
all weaklier- of Ihe
,.f li.tth a p X n I
Before Taking. it:cc, one pwk:ue,AfterTaklnc
M ; el lor sS, by mail, Irei' if i-i-tsce. Sold
by Mlldriipgi-tt." Pamphlet Irco to every appli
unit Adtlre all e mimiiiiejition Ut the pro
prietor", the Murraj Mwllcii el ., Kan'uaCity,
Io ZJ o il i Wlrhlta, lioIeal and re
tail, bvAMnrh A llnmn. 7!M-lvr
S- AMI- VW
Nose, Throat. Catarrh, Ears,
Surgery and Deformities.
E. -5T. 3STT0NrSSX.I.7 IVT. U.,
Proprietor and Surgeon in Charge,
58 North Slain Stroet
P -. ntmrli of the Sum1, throat and Karr
rurn! lir . milil Mil lieu pr n'rsa Will clvt
' re'iel .it'inep. Cure- j ernisiieiit nnil aaran
! fed. or th. eu-e n .t m.ilertH'.en I ali ne
M'1'" llrliikerhc.il .: m i the ireatment ol
' ami :ai-iai u.ea.. t, trmcii . i- painies
i and never
I.til- lo make t-peedy ;md perniinen!
A FEW OF THE REASONS
U I17 jou bhoitM not fall to btij your upeo
titrlrti nf ?
YOST & BENSON,
1. IOtic xprrieucc enables me to order from
manufacturer lemc-nl ever) OiscrlptIiiiitiel,
and to have them slwavaon hand. .niseiiieiu
ly riirtmiicrM, with lliprejitiiinf eMreine
eaes. ruder iindela).
.!. Alour ollice J oil a HI Iind nil the appli
ances known to nuiilern science for thedeiec
tionol linperlert s n. Have recently receiv
ed irom liftman a onilernilly constructed
Instrument called the Uptiuirter, a great 1m
provement iu upticul iiistriiiiientr- for the de
tection of the powers of accommodation of each
3. A careful examination isnmde vith In
strnmeiits thfcl puiut out all tbr ilefetts to be
i Having Ihe propci lenses (or prlnses and
fully UDileridsnd their respective mis. loan wc
are able to Insert them In buw-, or frames, ol
Miy material ilcired by the ciisiomer. settini;
ihe len-e (or Klns-e-) at the proper angle .l-o
In Ikivv of pniper width. ailjustiii?lhe lenses In
front ofthe eje so that tho cone ol Ihe len-e lr
directly Inlmrmur.v with the lease of the eve.
3. I!v htivinc leh-es (or classes) matfe ol
Itmzilll.in pebble, ground pollheil, andsocon
Hiructeil In tl.ape throitjrhoitt, aflonling such
perf.cl ea-e and eoniTirt to thevvrarer instead
of a continual los-ofRtit, vision actually im
proveu bv their u-e. i'ine and sec tor jour
selves, lalkwitb those that have glcn'them
atrial lle.tr what thev have to tay Voiinlll
be convinced to have v jur eyej properly fitted
with a pair of in. Improved lease.. Will not
unlj fjve jonr money lmt eave youri-ion,
ihe value of which caanat becomputnl ln).illrj
dollars Alw.iys at my ollice (ineoflhe best
natnml men yon ever saw No trouble in show
pwds or answer quesilnn, if von will take
vourturna-ihcv do in polm; to mid If v.iur
ea-e lsadcsiKMStennc, if your eyes have been
meiiicaiiy ireau-ti or surgicauv operaieu
qnireil. It Is of preat lni.nnce loVou to
have the proper necta. les, tboee po-"eltijr
' 'i mi mmfn icrnii
If on are ilenliral brine vonr oculist or sur-
ireonwlth yi.n It is aplcn-r.re to d bn-Iue-s
w i;h tbo-e ihit nndcrstand business. I nl wav s
sell ni) improved 1 n-es to the medical fratern
ity .-hi I .ay to the rr-t of creation, procure
sjiectacles where tlio-e do that understand the
merits or dementi, of the same
Slain Street, nest door north of PostotHce
Green now rstis a dill; fta?e from Kingman
to xratiSB, l'ralt Center, and
;!Coli Water, Comanclie County!
JThH f In fact tlie oi.lf direct route to
M - 41,1 ?'?trr; : hs l1K'm "" ."? Jih ';!"'"' r
lfcc!int i,r.,i the bet on earth Thelanuou-
J xl Ce t ou there three dv nnlcWr hn any
other waV. The C'annnni.aii leae- Klnpn.sn
I after lirealfat and lands too 114 miles, wt n
' whip Uipcman ntb sa m , Hrrivr? Rtjm-
Ulp, Kt u m st ITatt tenter at !,. in and
at OiM Water nt 9 p. m , and ! thi every
"" Ej-uni in i.inznian ai
!5-tl QUEEN'S LIVERY STABLE.
Not'ce for Publication.
lkND Orncr at Witnixji. K-ti, (
Octbvr2sth, lrl '
Notice I hcrehv ptren that the rollnwf nf et
tier hsj- fllsl cotire f hie intention In mate
final seitlemeut of hi claim, and that th
prt-of wilt V made lfore tee Cnlte-J Stttes
landoi'ce atMlchlta, KanA, on December
ISUi. 1S?1. lr- M W Turner, homestead a ii-
""o ". p
name the fo
for the northeast ouarter.
township !' south ranse I wet. He
loll.iw ln witue-e to nrove his ctn-
tlanon residence upon, and cuttlTstlon of,
said land, viz:
C. A Tlnncan. or Wlehlt, Kao.
V. T .fewett. f Wlchlt. Kansas.
E. n Jewett. of Wichita, Kansrs.
Ueurr llnJon, cf Vallev Center. Kacsas.
V.. V. Wiuu, liejliur.
, :," '. - v.
READ MY PARTIAL LIST AND CALL FOR
1734. 220 acres In Sunnier county, e miles
norinoruuuweii ; .uacrea in cnuivaiion, an
good land. S3.S00.
1733. Quarter-section 5 miles west ot Norlh
fleld, Snmner county j 60 acres nnder cultiva
tion. 51, sou.
17 W. Uuarter-eectlon 3 mile northeast of
Mulvane, .-arnncr county ; one-half under cul
tivsiion, giimll gTauary. 1,1)00, 'JO0 on 1
ears' time at 8ierceDt.
1731 320 acres unimproved land 3K miles
south of .Vorihlleld, Sumner county; good llv
ius water $2,s00, or will ell quarters sepa
rately. 1730 Unimproved quarter t miles north of
Nortbfleld. A 1 land. $2,000
1739. CIO acres 3 miles south of Cheney ; 40
acres iu cultivation. This U splendid land sod
178. 100 acres 2) miles north of Cheney; 30
acres, in cultivation, liqlnjr water. $1,000.
1737. Quarter-section 7 miles south of Cheney;
house ot 2 rooms, stable and cribs. $2,ooo.
173ti. Qa&rter-sectionlomiles south of Cheney;
CO acres In cultivation, tl .800.
173.1. Unimproved quarter 5 miles iOuth of
s w 12-2-1 C west, Kingman county,
20 acres brone. $1200.
15(H. w 1-2 of w 1-2 32-28-5 w, Kingman coun
ty, 30 acres broke, $1SU0.
1.174. Quarter 2 1-2 miles se of Cheney, $2300.
1M3. DM a S miles s e of Wlcbits, $2000.
1U05. 1W) a In sec 4-24-3 east, Butler county,
25 In cultivation, $1moo.
1C22. Quarter 4 miles n wof Garden Plain,
1032. 160 a 2 miles n w of Garden Plain, 20 a
163d. n e 1-4 33-2C-4 w, 7 miles n w of Garden
1(40. n e 1-4 4-30-4 w, all raw. $1S00.
ls-M liV)a'ie-2 1-2 miles northeast of phon
ey, unimproved; $1,200.
I, Hil. l,GjRcre. iu lireeuvvood county, one
hull good tanning land, living waier, 10 ml lea
to gootl railroad elaliou, a tine stock rauge;
S7.M ier acre, 1-3 cjbh. balance 1 and 2 ears
at ! percent
lsll 040 acres, 4 miles southwest ot Sedg
wick City; $17.00 pr acre;
lcLJO. Hi0acres2inlle weatof Andover, wat
ered by Four-Mile crrek, cheap at $1,700.
1829 100 acres 3 1-2 miles ca-,t ot'tioddard,
all bpleudid land; S2,70i).
172tl. 80 acscs 3 miles southeast of ltayne ;
nil in cultivation. li-etory hou-eof 3 rooms,
good stable, corn crib and gtanary, nice grove.
1721 1C0 acres 8 miles southeast of Derby; CO
acres in cultivation, house, stable and granary,
so acres all hedged in, loo apple trees. $2,7uo.
1741. 1M acres 4 miles noathest of Bayne: 1K
story house of 3 rooms, good stable, crib and
irra arics. SO acre- in cultivat'on, peach orch
ard, hi mile of hedge, S--,7oo.
1710. Mi acres B miles from Clearwater; CO
acres in cultivation, living water, some hedge
and obade trees. 82,0.0.
1729. Quarter-section of raw land Hi miles
from Northtlcld $2,100. $1,100 on 3 years'
.ime at per cent.
17-S. liw) acres in sumner county 4 miles from
Caldwell ; watered by tbeChikasUa nnd several
ipiings, 4 m acres under cultivation, 3 dwellings
and oiher improvements. SH.uoo
.No. 1712 Kit acres 3.'.' miles southeast of
Garden Plain, Ml acres in cultivation, nice
proves of Cottonwood and box" elders, -'!00 bcar
mg'iieacli trees, living water This is a bar
gain"; S2.7). part time.
No 1711 1G0 acres 2 miles west ofValley
Center, n!co house I(x2ii with adibtion 7x11.
stable, granary and cribs, 20 aero pasture, good
bearing orchards of apple aud peach trees.
1CS1. Ml a '.(miles s wof Wichita, small house,
fO a under cultivation, good orchards of applo
ind iieach, nice kiovo, $.p)0ii.
1511. una 1-2 mile from Cheney, (Oain cnl
l.Vii. oil a 7 miles w of town on Cowskin
reek, IsO a under cultivation, 10 a of timber,
nonse or 3 rooms, granary, stable and other
unildings, all hedged and cross hedged, splen
Ud orchards and groves. This is a beautiful
place, $10 per acre.
l.VU 100 a miles s of town, near llajsville
IHist-office, 110 a In cultivation, good.l 1-2 story
house with addition, barn 2ftM' with loft, corn
crib, smoke house, Ac, 1", a pasture, good
bearing orchards, 83.1 per acre.
l.vo. 210 a 4 miles n w of Goddard, 110 a in
ultivation, 1 1.2 story house of 7 rooms, ice
bouse, store building, post-offlco on place, good
ences, living water, bouio fruit, soooo aud
lerms to suit.
1M0. 1( a 4 miles s wof Goddard, 11-2 story
ftonsc of G rooms and good cellar, stable for C
horses, cow stable for 8 head, granary, cribs Ac
ooii netiges, M a pasture, vviren, m a in culti
vation, living water, orchard, Ac, $loou, easy
1:44. ICO a 1 miles c of Cheney, 100 a in culti
vation, living water, some fruit, $3200.
1547. iuO a I 1-2 mile a e Garden Plain, 120 a in
cultivation, 1 1-2 story bouse of 4 rooms and
irood walled cellar, stable and granary, on
Clear creek, $2500.
1550. lw a 5 miles n of Cheney, 70 in cultiva
tion, house, some fruit, watered by Spring
creek, $22.50 per acre.
1551 mi a'2 1-2 unless or lianitn nam, 115 a
In cultivation, good honsc, barn, granary, Ac,
all fenced with wire and hedge, 4 a of fine bud
ded fruit, $30o0.
15.11 KV) a in Ilutler county, 5 miles from An
gnsta, 20 a of timber, 120 in cultivation, good
bouse, granary and stable, plenty of fruit, liv
ing water, $5000.
1503. Mi a 3 1-2 miles w ofValley Center, 1 1-2
story house, 3 rooms and cellar, granary and
other Improvements, watered by tattle river.
t) per acre.
l.v.l lis, a .1 miles 11 of Wichita, house with 2
rooms, small barn. 140 a in wire pasture, good
nrrhards of apple end peach, $2.1 per aero.
I.V-Si loll a .1 miles s c of town. 30 a In cultiva
tion, ISO a fenced, young orchard, watered by
Gypsum creek, $50oo, $1000 cash, balance on
tline at 7 ercent.
l.Vt Quarter sec. 4 miles n of Garden Plain,
house with 3 rooms and small barn, 40 a in pas
15.S5 100 a 2 miles w of town, good frame
building, 100 a in cultivation, young orchard,
1020. 100 a .'. miles n w of Wichita, CO a in cul
tivation, rest enclosed in pasture, good house
and stable, $0(ion.
1021 ICO a 3 miles n w of town, all nndercul
tivation, 1 1-2 story house of 4 rooms, stable,
orchard and shade trees, $111110.
1023. 100 a 9 miles s w of Wichita. 100 a in
cultivation, house with 4 rooms, stable, cribs
1?2. ICO a 8 miles w or Wichita, 120 a in cul
tivation, house and stable. $4500.
1025. 010 a 2 1-2 miles n of Garden Plain. SOO
a in cultivation, 2 houses and 2 stables, living
No. lp.10. 12J acres splendid river bottom,
C miles 6'iiuh fit Wichita, 110 acres la cultiva
tion, hmie of 3 rooms, stable and grunery,
good he Igi s on two fides, watered by Arkansis
rive.', good brarlng orchard and " plenty of
smill fruit: $10 per acre
No If5 IuO acres, one mile from Towanda,
rO acres In cultivation, good 3 roomed house
with cellar, barn, coirals, etc , partly fenced,
good orchard, abundance of living wa er; 20
per acre; will trade fur propertv In Wichita.
s(2 Ufl acres 2 miles north at Clearwater. 70
acres In cultivation, house of 3 rooms, hedge all
around, line orchard of bearing pea hes: $J.20O
l?40 livinrre-5 mile en-tot Derby, 120 acres
in cultivation, hou-eof." rooms, ntable etc.,
orchards. l-3crops wlih plac; $3,500.
I.S1I. 160 acres, 6 miles conthea-t of Goddard
on Dry creek, all In cultivation, house, stable,
granefy, cribs etc., hedgedon twosldes.yonng
orchard, llvlug water; $20 per acre
N. F. NIEDERLA1TDER,
LOAN AND INSURANCE AGENT,
Corner Doaglas xnd
THE MOST RELIABLE ABSTRACTS IN THE COUNTY.
Taxes Paid and Rents Collected,
N. F. Niederlander,
Corner of Emporia and Douglas Avenues.
!iS!tr-&8&s, SatT- g
lhave the sole agency for lots la SUvena' ad
dition. These lots aro centrally located, and
are having ready sale.
No. 3S0. Six lots on Emporia arrant, east
front; $125 each.
No. 377. Two lots on Fourth avenue, good
neighborhood; $100 each.
No, 370. Fine pro?rty on Topcka avenue,
la-ge lot, good house, very cheap at $3,500.
No. 37S. Ton lots ou First street, bouse, barn
and carrtago shed; $1,500.
No. 371. Comlortable residence In north part
of the city, one and a half acres ef land, house
10 rooms, barn and ont buildings, good fruit
and shade, t0.lt).
No. 3CC New bonse of 9 rooms on south To
peka avenue, two lots, a splendid bargain at
No. 365. Fine new residence of 8 rooms on
Waco Ktreet, east front, good cellar, gas, wa
ter, bath, modern style, good shade and lruit:
No. 356. Eight lots north on Lawrence avenue
and Market Btreet. $1,700.
No 355 Ilous-wlih 3 lots on Emporia ave
nue; price, $1,050
No. 34.1. Pleasant cottage on JII11 street near
Douglas arenne, barn and out buildings; $2,1100
No. 311. 20o feet ou Mead avenue, Ave tene
ment houses of 3 rooms each ; will pay a good
Interest on the investment; $4,000.
295. New cottage of 5 rooms, on Topeka ave
nue ; south corner lot . very cheap at $1,400.
No. 277. Eight lots on Main and Market
streets, 25x140 each; $1100.
Xo. 275. Small bonse on Topeka avenne,
Fnglish'B addition, lot 50x140; $1250.
No. 272. Cottage of five rooms on Main street,
barn and coal house, lot 60x140, east front,
fruit and shade trees; $2500.
No. 211 Large lot 113x363 feet on Wichita
street; two small houses, hedge fence, all
kinds of fruit and fine shade; Jloui.
No 282. Ten acres south of the city, very
It;. Good business property on Water street ;
a choice location for a grain dealer. Call for
full description, price, etc.
182. One acre lot on First street ; small bonse
of 3 or 4 rooms, two porches, young trees.
193. Suburban place south, four lots, bonse of
6 rooms, cellar, presses and bath room. $2,000.
192. Cottage of 3 rooms on Market street;
small stable, corner lot, good neighborhood.
187. A large down-town residence ; corner lot
100x140 feet, frame house of 12 rooms, cellar,
cistern, stono walks, shade and fruit trees ; not
many snch places in the market. $7,000
No. 172, Oncstory frame house, four rooms
and pantry, on Mosley avenne. Lot 108x150 feet,
east front, corner alley, fine fruit and shade
No, 170, Cottage of four rooms on Waco
street, lot 52x142 feet, good fence, peach, pear,
plum , cherry and fine shade trees. Price $1100,
on good terms.
Fo. 108. Five or bIx cottsares in East Wichita.
nnder rent at 20 per cent, on the price asked for
mem. nouses new and in good order; a choice
No. IOC, House with three rooms, on First
street, cellar, hedge fence, fruit and shade
trees, one acre of ground, $1500.
So. 1C3, House, six rooms, on Central ave
nue, corner lot, 75x140 feet, liarn and carriage
house, applo, oacb, plum, cherry and shade
No. 130, Three cottages on Emporia avenue,
English addition, all rented at good figures, a
No. 127, Ilonso seven rooms on Lawrence av
enue, south; bsrn for four horses, buggy shed
chicken bouse", water in house, tine fruit and
shade trees.a beautiful home, $2500.
No. 117, Elegant residence on Topeka avo
nne, eleven rooms, nine presses, barn, crib and
outbuildings; broad walks, picket fence, fine
fruit and shade, trees, $500U.
No. 93. Valuable business nrouertv on Douir-
. ... . . ..- - r. .
ias avenne, nrsi-ciass location. i;an
No. SO. Fine business property on
avenue; old building, bnt very cheap at $5000
No. 84. One-story frame on
street. large lot. $750
No. 91. lluslness nropcrt'
i property on Douglas avenne.
unns audition, frame
addition. Irame building, rents well.
No. a'. llnsiness property on Main "street,
nnder rent, $2500,
No, 181. An elegant residence in the north
east part of the city. Large grounds, fine fruit
and shade trees, modern bonse in perfect or
der; a rare chance to the right party.
No. 1C1. Cottage of five rooms on Mead ave
nue, plenty of fruit, over one acre of land,
No. 152. Two houses jn Wichita street, five
rooms each, cementcc cellar, pantry and clos
et in each bonse, nice shado trees, lot 50x150
fret, S1500 each.
No. 115. One-story franco residence on Law
rence avenue, six rooms, cellar, coal house,
carriage house, hennery, lot well fenced, 00x140
reet. tine variety of fruit and shade trees, bes
locality in the city. Price $3500.
No. 11. Two lots on Emporia avenne, Eng-1
llsh's 5th addition, $300.
No. 23. Two choice lots on Douglas avenne.
une easiness property, can ana get tlie ngnres.
No. 21. Six lots in Lakeside addition, cheap.
No. 4J. Five good lots on Court street, $150
to $200 each.
No. 52. Two lots on Wichita street. $300.
No. 63. Six lots on Douglas avenue, $4000.
No. 75. A nice plat of ground for sub-dividing
on Lawrence and Topeka avenues, can be
sold at a bargain.
No. 76. lluslness lot on Main street, $1000.
No. S5. Large lot on Market street, cheap at
No. 87. A large lot for sub-dividing, on Cen
Good bntines property in I'dall, Cowley
count) , beet location in town Also a farm of
IK' acres adjoining the town. Will trade for
Loitot two to'ten acres on College Hill at
n-a-onable llgures This is the favorite subur
ban localitv, and will mi on be taken up for per
manent snd costly homes.
'Ihesaleof lots In perry's addition has been
without a pr-ceilent In ivichlla 40 acres sold
at retail within three weeks. The low prices,
beautiful grounds and rapid Improvements 3n
surrounding property secure a sale to every cus
tomer Here Is a rare chance for speculation,
as will as Immediate use
I have the exclusive sale of lots in Orme and
Phillips addition, sonth or the city. This is the
highest plat of ground around the city, and
prices are within the reach of all, 100 lots al
ready sold, and houses are springing np all over
the addition. Call early and make a selection.
Tho late Improvements In West Wichita, in
cluding the new passenger depot, have brought
us an unprecedented demand for lots in that lo
cality. It Is the nearest vacant property to the
business center of Wichita, and there Is no
doubt of its rapid growth and a good advance on
" itc?' agt. jjy jijjwtWl
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Offer their entire stock of
n&l r r
SPECIAL LOW PRICES;
We have all styles of garments. They are ' tailor made," good fitting, tatlly trimmed,
and the prices much lower than they have been sold here heretofore.
SEE' WHAT DECIDED
Diagonal Beaver Hussian Circulars, $6 50; worth $10, made of good diagonal
beaver, wide fur collar, ornament in the back. Diagonal Heaver Kusslan Circu
lars, f 9 75; worth $14, same garment, with wide fur down the front and round
the bottom. Russian Circulars in colors (corset waist), nicely trimmed, for fll,
812, 813, $U and 315. Mateles'e Russian Circulars for 10. north freely ?2T.
Brocade Silk Circulars, trimmed with hair, silk lined, 31, well worth, 30. eal
Plush Ru,sfan Circulars (Alaska dye), satin lined, seal collar, an elegant wrap.
Trice ?G5, sold in larye cities for $T. and SS5. Ncwports for $!'-', made of finest
beaver, with Astracan collar, cuffs and pockets. Jriey Newport and Jersey
Newmarkets, plain for 815; Astracan trimmed for 10. N. It. These identical
garments are sold in town for 818, by a house advertising to sell cheap. The
'Tourist," made cither of heaver or Scicillian, for ladles or misses. Our prices
for these fashionable garments, from 88.50 to 8-0. Havcrlock", made of good bea
ver, astracan trimmed, for $7. Better for 88, 89.50. 10. 811, 81-'. 814 and SID.
Brocade Silk Malttesse, beaver collar and cults, for 25
OUR PLUSH CLOAKS.
A Genuine Seal Plush Cloak, good length, quilled lining, for 819. worth
freely 835. A Ucnuinc Seal ritiIi, seal ornaments, satin lined, for 825. Best
Seal Pin eli, (real Alaska dye), extra length, satin liued, a beautiful garment, for
835. Same garment sold in 1 hlcago for 8W Xew Market, of best seal plush,
richlining, trimmed entire length with genuine beaver, roll .shirred in back,
seal ornaments, 9100. Misses ami children's Haierlock, Circulars, Tourists,
New Markets, &c, in all sizes.
N. II. A deposit of one or five dollars will secure any garment, nnd the
balance can he paid to suit the customer. Call on us.
Th.e Famous !
WE HAVE THEM!
If you want a fine Dress or Priuce
buBtom made, at half the cost,
We have them.
If you want a fine, warm, Winter
tom made, at naif tne cost,
We have them.
If you want Suits or Overcoats for yourself or children,- reliable
and fine goods at
EXTRA LOW PRICES,
Superior to anything else in this town or vicinity,
We have them.
f you want a good, strong, reliable Business Suit, Knock-about
Suit or suit for every-day wear,
We have them.
422 Douglas Avenue.
Bank of Commerce.
Loans Money on
Buys and sell
exchange; makes collections; negotiate municipal bonds,
and transacts banking in all its branches.
No. 17 Douglas Avenue,
Santa Fe Bakery
1872- ESTABLISHED. -1884
ECKARDT & SCOTT, Proprietors.
GOODS DELIVEHED TO AST PART OP THE CITY.
Ilra-dM AreBie, icar (ft
Whitescarver t Co. '
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eomeromrtad!ala.atdriowpmrf.litar't LikWiEr, LSlftd tLi lili VU.
tofcrnUb aajtiilnfla tilrIlneoa thortnoUct. ,
New Rooms! New Goods I
Short Ordsr Xmla Serred at All Hour
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BARGAINS WE OFFER.
Suit, equal to the best
Overcoat, equal to tho best cus
FAMOUS CLOTHING CO.
Contractor and Builder,
SHOP 13G & 138 MAIN St.
IMne on 1 Arrtn'v Arm
Arena. rwl-OKee Bur cat
Wichita Meat Market,
, ID Hub of Maui Salt Meat!
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f Tb-jr4j-tj- xad TrtAtf,
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Kllleen & Stockinger,
Pnctical Plumbers, Steam Sl Gai
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"Wrxrr baililef, Insfjiu tat
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FLANNELS AND BLANKETS
of a Reduction ot
I'rom Hcglaf Trices.
Consisting ot New Markets. Ittioalan Clrculsrs, Dolman
in all Color and Material Just received at
Eagle Building (Now No.), Ill Douglas Ave.
Xo. 33 MA IX SrilEKT,
Banking Institution in tho
Capital and Reserves, May 7, '84
Ilciinj the largest qualified indemnity to dewnitort of any Imnk in the
State of Kansas.
Does a Regular Banking Business in All Its Functions.
Foreign Monoy Largely
Roal Estate Security.
Wm. C. Woodman, Pres. Wm.S. Woodman,
The German Grocery
FOR CHEAP GROCERIES.
A FULL LINE OF FANCY GROCERIES.
SOI.. If KOII.V, ITe.Uent
A. tr.OLlVKU, Vlee-i'mlJeM.
WICHITA NATIONAL BANK,
A.'V OLIVKK, M.vr.LKVr, . T. TCT1I.K
XIKI'KULAMlEK, W. I;. TUCKr.ll, JOIf.V VAXll)OS.
LARGEST CAPITAL STOCK OF ANY BANK IN THE STATE.
Do a General Banking, Collecting &. Brokerage Business.
Eastern and Foreign Exchange bought nnd mid.
U. b. Hands, of all denominations, bought anil Ad.
1-tf County, Township and Mvniciftl lionds bought.
IX. IXIMKAflli. Jr . I'refdt,
JAS. L. LOMIIAUD, Vlc.rw'l.
Kansas State Bank.
JAMES 1 LOMIIARD,
GEO. E. HI'ALTON.
Receive ftepotitr. Make Collections,
acta General Jianking Ifutiness.
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