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Xebnteka "Agricnltnral Fairs.
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The Nebraska State Fair Will be' hold
pJrwnfille September aotii, SSt, 2M andiSSd,
: TIie.IUc'kardseK Cowat y Fair tvIII ba
idd at Salem me 15tb, lGth and 17th of Septem-,.-
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xr.lK70. , ,
)rbp& ill 'Nebraska, Norther Xfcsonri
m iuiG Sontlicrn Iowa.
z Xatterly we made a trip through
jWlions of Atchiscn County, Mo.,
Fremont County, Iowa, and Cass,
Sanders." Lancaster, Gage, Johnson
nd Jfemitha Counties, Nebraska. f
Through the counties in Missouri
And Iowa, in the Missouri river bot
tom, corn, as a rule, never Jooked bet
titer in fact is all the farmer could de
iife. Especially is this the case where
31 was 'planted early, deep, and has
ppbn;yfcTl tilled. We noticed cases,
b&wey.e1r, of late, shallowplanlcdand
poorly tilled fields, which gave abun
'dant;eyidence of all these short cora
fncrs. Corn must benlanted early and
dep in order that ifcmay be sufficient
ly advanced-ami established to contend
successfully withthe dry weather in
cfficr&Ho this' section of country at
'this season of the year.
- 'Wheat, barley and oats were well
kipanced, and an excellent stand.
Barle'y -Shd Tail wheat were being har
ive&Ee'd alf-along our route in the three
'States, and the number of shocks,
Ize aqd height, indicated number one
Tru-pugl? inss county ? in this State,
we found about the same condition jaf
rqps as in the Missouri bottom; on
2)ic other side of the river. To Inn -'coin
we-yent over the B. & M. R. It.
in -Nebraska, which leads through
CassVnd Sanders, and a portion of
Cancastor, up the Platte and Salt
"CreekAvalleys, through Ashland. We
had never before traveled this route,
and' acknowledge to delight andaur
jrise. A finer body of land we have
not een, with most flattering pros-
pjts;t)f crops. Along Salt Creek
"vaUeyin Sanders county, all kinds of
crops were wantingrain bad,liowever.
The'jtraw " of small grain was short,;
upihe heads looked of good sizeatfd
tpump. Fine water power at Ash
Jand, and altogether a most glorious
xountryfor the farmer.
fn Lancaster county, abontLincoIn,
rapid and substantial improvements
lire being made agriculturally, and
orops look well.
Fiom Lincoln to Beatrice we trav-
"ed over, to us, another new section
'pfc6uh"(5ry. "We. continued lip Salt:
Creek valley, ahdacross'the divide to.
bbs!esDeclallv alone the botfoms.,
Horealsoae. W-e were astonished:
!- - J vn I
fB.ii c uumuur vi ianuaiopeneaHJjr, as.
Therffjpfitlle Preys, "between Xin-
coin and Beatrice, will compare favor
ably .with any .of class number one in,
" th e old States. A fine large apple arid
peaelrorchaTd of bearirig'size arid'age,'
wasa. heading feature. Artificial
groges"; largo enough for iise; large
hasof slock horses, cattle and
sheep; good fences, clear running
stock water, huge barn, and all other
essentials of a first class farm, are to be
found under the management of the
-ff opg Indian Creek to Beatrice .the
rdjis as elsewhere were crood. From
fegrlce via Tecumseh to Brownville
we have recently spoken of the Agrt
cultural progress and condition, and
need not, therefore, repeat now.
In the foregoing wTe have spoken in
encxalrterms and of general charac-
TCrlBtiCS. In going over the counTry
named we have noticed these features.
Jn tfie counties of Johnson and Gage,
$mjyifiqaeier more particularly, and
along the Salt Creek valley, we feel
convinced a better quality, and per-
,gj$?ft!better yield, of wheat is to be
had, than along the Missouri river and.
the counties bordering thereon. About
the sanid difference, however, is in
favor of the river counties as to corn
Itr. J'llR Knil ir thinner in iUa
f T? w
couuues, more compact, ana
therefore better for small grain. Fall
ggheatskould be sown, however, in
roeVthatsit might be the sooner
harvested, and out of danger before
tgBythe-way, Nebraska nurmers are
getting oyer the idea that fall wheat
cannlHberaked profitably in this
Staferwhere it is planted with care
drilled and rolled -good -crops invari
ably follow. Like fruit growing:
rants to be tried to find it works
JFime Lat ef Hops.
wniie nu Jieatnce lasc weeK we
were shown a lot of sixty hogs being
fattened by Hon. F. Roper of that
j.lRCiat'vere surely the finest lot
of hogs of that number we have seen
iri.the State. The manner of treating
tfidm wb new to us. They are fed
e"jjEly oa dry ground feed shorts
add midlings from Mr. R's mill. No
corn in any shape is fed. They are
simply led all they can eat, and per
mitted Tree access to pure running
water. The lot will average over four
hundred pounds each.
To Col.-jRobfc W.Scott of Frank
fort. Xyj, we are indebted, fon a copy
of his annual pamphlet, ''Pedigrees,
Descriptions', Testimonials, Essays,
&cM on -Short Horn Durham Cattle,
Improved Kentucky Sheep, Cashmere
or Angora Goats and WoDurn, Irish
Grazier, White Bedford.and Berkshire
Hogs," together with a description of
Btiilr-Farra:- Coh "Seott is
itiug rare list of stock this
The national reputation long
toWK established by the Colonel as a
"SWPk' lfretftler nceds uo recommenda-
" - -
KTre indebted to Stevenson &
iCrose "of this city, for ajoomplete list
of circulars of the "Cinoianati Grand
Hfetrial Eshosition." to be held in
.FSy September 21st. 1870.
to u . T& W- FURXA.S, EUftr. -
Iv THURSDAY, JDEY,fp87E jj
i-.r.-r'V '.' . j.-.t-' -. : i
ian3reek. a? tributary pfittheBic:
jKftrg? and down that valley Thi
FROM AN OLD CONTKIBCTOB.
In passing- -over the line of s the
Burlington- &;Chicago -Railroadi'bei
twecnGalcsburg and "Auorajwe
noei-the 'shortness -bf the ap3,
and pasturage, and rejnformed'-by
ngenileman resitlingaturora, that
in his State.2rThere had been no rain J
there for several weeks, and the re
suftis:that;lhe pastures Have-alt dried
up, to such canrextent-that farmers
Will be compelled to dispose'ofmfrch
oY their stock. Wheat is very short,
otwI Timnthv f not more than half
crop, and Oata but little better, while
corn showed a very irregular growth,
and much of a failure. The crops
outside of Nebraska and Iowa; I
think, would appear at any time, to a
frontiersman, as only half crops.
So far as we were able lo see and
learn in reference to the growth of
hedges in Illinois, they have proven
failures.. In the first place-they are
greatly neglected, and. permitted to
to grow until, they become considera
ble trees, and after,, withgut -being
trinicd. and even those which are at-
tended to, arq not without their, fail
ures, in, many places. Judging from
the appearance of the hedges general
ly, an observer could ndfc otherwise
than come to the conclusion that the
farmers had lost all confidenceand all
hope of succeeding in thoroughly
raising good a substantial hedges.j
Probably we were expectingtoomuch
of what wo had heard of the growth
of hedges iii Illinois. We have hedges
in Nebraska which far excel those
seen along this line of road.
InfNorthern Ohio the Apple crop
bids fair to be good, Peach supply,
medium, Cherries, abundant, and rc-
tail at from ten to twclvo cents pcrj
quart, "nvlnie Hasp berries appear in;
fair sunnlv. black caps selling at
eighteen cents and the red Raspber
ries, very fine, retail at twenty-five
cents per quartThere are Chestnut,
trees growing numerously here in th
forests, and one. under which ant
writing, will measure three feet
diameter, and has every prospect of.
being neaviiy Jaaen witn iruiu
Blackberries grow wild in the forests
here, and, judging from appearances,
people pay but little attention to then
about their gardens. Currants, of
course, are found here as. elsewhere,
looking very fine.
COUNTRY FENCED IN.
To a western man who has spent a
life in a new country, the fact of the
entire country, In all its length and
breadth, is all under fence and largely
in . cultivation, is something of aii
oddjty, but what is still more surpris-j
ing, the-fields are inevery manage
able shape, surrbunded by old dilap
idated fetona feoe8&na averaging.
snout aye acresrwr-THe aeia. ., xnis
state ofTacts toa
Tjsnds-jffiR cultivated In this norliorf
the earth whiclvcotn&s from the
tom of our cellars andvells,and mix-,
etl' withcobble' andbuilding stone,
whicli would be excluded and remain
unnoticed, only as an eye sore by;
western farmers, until highly fertil-?
The foregoing is written by an old
contributor of the Advertiser, as far
back as 1857, "58,' 59, who, with hisex-
cellentdady, is now jon a trip through!
hear fromlilni weekly for a time. The
present letter is from Cleveland, Ohio;
Oar New Stock.
We have recently received the fol
lowing stock from the persons named
all of the very finest class, in good
condition, .and doing well, and of
which we will speak morein detail
hereafter. " iJJ
From Adam Rankin, Monmoulhi
Illinois, ;a pair of his famous 'Im
proved Berkshires." The finest we
From D. E. Peck & Co., Marengo-,
Illinois, a male- pig of his thorough
bred Chester White.
From John Haight, Naperville, Il
linois, a male pig of his renowned
Chester White. Stock. Mr. JET. says
"he Is the best pig thatlevertood on
From A. C. Moore, Canton; 111
nois, a pair of his, what -has hereto
fore been known as the Magee, hut
now as thiMporeStockV'lipfhogs.
From W. "H. Tucker, Plymouth
fOhio, a trio of Sumatra Game Fowls!
FromJMrs. Ellen Tupperrightonj
Iowa, a full colony7 of Italian Bees.
They came safe, went right toTrork,
and, aa'the old saying runs, i'arebusy
The Nebraska City Chronicle, speak
ing of fall wheat, says : VMr. .Adsit
has just harvested forty acres of aa
fine fall wheat aa grows in any coun
try. Our farmers have only to make
the effort to grow it successfully. We
hope more of them will try it here
Our reaper and mower dealers and
agents should get up an exhibition of
theirvarious machines, thatthelr
practical merits may be, seen by the
farmers and others wishlne to nur
Tr '' " ' " "
iions and. PremiumXilt of the Rich
ardson County Agricultural Society,
to tie h ;? Sateen, September loth
16l5i & 17th nexC
erts troim. Eiktce& Gnla
$ta.tea aad Three Terrlta-
In Illinois the soil is in a measure
exhausted from incessant cropping;
but oh' good land, where the seed was
sown by the 20th of September, the
orops look about as well as in average'
years. A great breadth of land ha3
been sown, and the prospects are that
what is lost in the fertility of the soil
will be made up in the numberfof ''
acres under cultivation. .
Very litle winter wheat mtis sown iii
Wisconsin j but the reports concerning
Ihatittfe ire favorable without ex
ception, the early sown being partic;-
wnliireaoccb'pie; byl,ii ifrJhfer
vnrialv. Of this bHt little complaint
has-jj;cen mado'orwinter killing or
low ciJnditlttnVMtt a HVerag'o crop is
the crop is looking well. Some com
nlainfe of freezing i& made. In Lewis,
VefnonrTaneV, Howard and Bdnton
bounties 'these1, complaliits are most
IlUIIIl-ruUB, HH'J.,uuu u 'inn uum.,..
crop is anticipated. Some icportsof
thfe ravagi-s of the Hessian fly are re
ceived, but not sufficient to materially
injure the crop.
The reports from Kansas areCjheer
ing in the extreme. Scarcely a com
plaint is heard from any oue county.
Nebraska sows but very little win
ter grainy but the crop, wherever
seen, is in excellent condition.
California promised another excel
lent cron. A eommirativelv drywih-
ter was fenredi'but sufficient rainfall
to sddurottiroddicron was experienced.
In Sncramenfo' county the crop Is bet
ter than hist yqar. In Yuba county it
was never uuiifur. m .uiiuuriiuu uuuu-
ity it is iifty per cent, betten than
usual, ijrom'iumaa anu JMenaocai
counties similar favorable reports are
received. In Montery and San,LuTs
Obisno. nrosnectsare lessencouniginir.
Most ofthe counties of Tennessee
report, good .crops, many of excellent,
and Very few unfavorable. Ander
son, Campbell.Davidsori, DyerHaw
kins, Jcfturson, Lauderdale, Monroe,
Obidn, Polk, Rhea, Smith and Union
counties, irepert "above the average'
or a fine stand.
The crop generally looks well thro'
Arkansas. A" fair average is reported
from mOstof the wheat growing coun
In Texas the best lands, and those
particularly adopted- to wheat, are
iriven up to cotton. Where sown,
drought interfered to isbuie extent
wjth its growth But itLmost of the
counties where sown it 16; looking
More than. forty counties of Ken
tucky reported favoraUlel many of
them promising mare than an. average
crop. i v3 J
West Virginia inakcsa poor show
owing to iaie pianicu aim com weaui
er. Fields early sown look well.
' aA majority of tthe countiesuof. Ohio
report both wheat and ryeas unprom
ising i n .appearance, belo w avenige, or
not soigopu asi.ist year.
t"Michiin feoorts favorably
Indiana reports below an average In
a majority of 'the courftiesjs though
uic injuries are mainiy sucuasaro re
parable by due proportions,' of rain
aiid showers. . Our correspondent
writes from Warren county that "in
the spring of 1864 the appearance was,
most unfavorable up to' the first of
May,' and that .year we"had,the best
wheat crop I have seen during a resi
dence of over forty years in this neigh
borhood." ' '
The roports from Oregon aro few but?
In Montana the spring wheat is
considered the most certain crop
though the winter variety at present
looks well, it also looks well in;
Washington territory. From Utah
reports are not uniform, but general
. L .-. A viss i3ff .8
neporrsjrom an parts jne county
sraie tnatitue wneat crop on oia
ground is ery promising on new
fair for a
art: promising J'aT 'larglyleld. The
uHinasre t miuctea 9W, lueeo pests in
somdj localities is quite serious, but
takeo( altogetb'W a fair crop may be
reasonably looKea lor.
The drouth has done no serious in
jury as yet, and if we have rain with
in two weeks, the crops will be all
right Fremont Tribune. T
I see the inquiry in your last for the
mode-querying botanical specimens.
The easibst way is tb'takeneWspa-;
pers7'f old -them up so -that they will
form folios of cony.enint?size-say
full sized specimens are' not desired.
ten by fifteen inches. A- block of
stone, orbett6r,-two jot: three bleets,
or several oncKS. may oe usea. as
weights7' which will exerta steadier
and more uiiiform nresure;than'a
screw press., They-mayidsbTheueed
in much less. time. The bricks, if
desired, may be cased with velvet, for
lady botanists." Provide a stiff board,
as large-as' the foldsi of. newspapers,
and all ;s repay, open the newspa
perslike a bookanil placeeach-plaht
in, preserving its -natural shape as
nearly as possible After thus getti ng
them ready Jind placing, thempin a
put;, lay mo uuuru uii-tue paptjrs.-aiiu
plaee upon It the required weight.
Twenty 4r thirty pounds will 'do to
begin ,with ..Some uae, more, some
less. Let them press till next morn
ing, or towards noon ; then taxe on
the weight and board, and spread the
sheets, with the plants in them,over
the floor or ori a shelf. Ih'a few hours
they will be quite dry, and are'then
to bo. returned; to pressure. Ineach
successive day the, papers will dry in
less'time, andtthe;pressure should.be
increasedas they,get drier. Twqpiies,
one fresh arid theotherinoreadvauced,
should be used where many plan js are
dried. When quite dry"," the speci
mens are taken -out and laid asidefor
the. permanent, herbarium, -and the
plants.. This is an easy and iod
way 'of drying specimens, arid." the
colors will be as" well preserved: aa the
nature of the plants will admit, pro
vidwl th(i folds of the paper are thick
enouzh to abeorb the moisture of the
fresh specimens, and a dry" airy room
A morqperfect mode for some deli
cate plants, but requiring more time,
is toplace each plant in a thin Fold of
fine paper, and keen it thercthesame
as before mentioned, ahorhlng the
moisture by means of fresh twdsrof
newspapers, changed daily, but' with
out spreading the sheets out to dry, or
removing; the plants from the thin
paper. I have found the former mode
to do quite as; well, for most plants,
and better for some.
The herbarium, or book for holding
the plants, permanently, should fbe
preciselyiilike a scrap book that'k,
with leaves of good thick whlteprint
ing paper i folded thick at the backso
as' to compensate for the7" inserted
plants.-' Or.if you wish to make wsly.
a"thall,cpllectionr,,'as for .exirapledti
weeas,- or oi certaiB nowers,-excia-sivelJft,:you
Inay tuse any quarto or
other large book;- which yo do not
want (such a public dbcumentsJ'&o.J)
and cut out two leaves and leave one,
all througn' the book: If the typhis
heavily leaded, and the margin iarge,
such;,a book will do quite welLj Sci
entific persons will of course not be
satisfied" with . any thing else than a
handsome set of books bound neatly
on purpose. The plants ay be fast-,
ened in by strips of narrow ribbons
of Daner nastcd agiymr. Thn nlanfs
should he arra.nged regularly and sys-,
tematically. according to the natural
nrders,. aud the place where, .each
specimen was collected, if -a1 wild
plant., should-jbe, mentioned. Cor.
""' j '' ,m-i m - ' ' Y?.
Harvesting ha? comnienced. ' '
W ttpund bids.
i - oermtBBKKvAu
W,-rm il ' ),
ru m iujm
l&Bha Hir fall era
Gosi Famiag Impleaeatg are the
basis of success In maktag, tne rarra
pay. Vlthoat theae, thongh the soil and
climate are favorable, fanning In the nine
teenth centurj' cannot be made profitable, as
tho basis br all prices Is upon that which can
be produced rhoKtsuccessfullyi with the least
amounttffand. Tlie i first reqoislto to ferm-
fnK Iffa eootrPIbw. diic1 that will scour readi
ly iif ah sbils.-rJnd'isin.-ulc of'thc'bestoriate-
'peucetcenturfe: The Canton CTIppcr
Plow will bes'found'the plow combining these
qualities in, th$?grcatst degree. AsCorn Is
the stapte-.croEribis"8ectIona,go&d Cora
rianterJs a desideratum. to profitable farm
ing not to be got alongwlthout. Such an one
Is Selhv'K Tinlon Corn Planter. The next
Implement Is a good Cultivator; such Is Par
lln's Walking Cultivator. It is easily man
aged, does its work well, with ease to the
horses, and la durable. In small grain an
implement is needed that does lis work well
in nil kinds of grain, In all conditions and
positions ; one that works as well in grass as
grain, and Is of light, uniform draft on the
horses. This means the John P. Manny
Reaper and Mower. A Stalk Cutter is also
necessary, and no better can be found than
Cole's. All of these, together with nil the
lesser implements, such as Hand Corn Plan
ters, Hay Knives, Forks, Spades, Hakes,
Hoes, etc, can be examined and purchasedat
SHELIiENBERGEIt BROS, No. 74, McPher
son Block, Brownvllle.
Mr. ElleiT. Tp
:er, Brighton, Iowa, lor
valuable information re
specting Hives. Italian
liees, and 'the means of
keeping them pure where
other bees abound.
Unequalled for valor and cel-
Druieu as egs imwawm. .
Verv liardr. Address, with
stamp. W. JL TUCKER &
CO., Importers and Breeders,
Plymouth, Ohio. 25-ly
CONCORD GRAPE Roots,
one and two years, mostly layers of the
I UUU'lncst quality. I will pack in moss,
' and' deliver on railroad, any of the
above stocK, at ?35 ana ifao per tnousanu.
- ISAAC AT WOOD,
Bock Lake Vikkvabd,
22-tf LakeMills, Jefferson Co- Wis.
FIRST GLASS FRVIT TREES!
Grown and Imported
BY J. J. BUTTERTON.
PPar-Standard, Hair Standard Bush and
Dwarf Grafted on Bestralnlne Stocks,, by
which the best results are obtained, yielding
crops at an early period, ana in sous ana as.
nects otherwise not favorable to this frulL
J'ZAILXW the leading kinds, standard and pyra-
'PEA . Choice new sorts, at present scarce.
PKAV1C On Plum Stock.
PKA CH. On Peach Stock.
APRICOTS. On Plum Stock, pyramid and dwarf.!
jijMjijijjaji.jn i'ium aiocK. pyramiu ano awari
piiUjr. un num stock, pyramid ana stanuard.
CJIERR K Standard and dwarf, verj fine.
CHESTATUT. Spanish dwarf, very rine,
FILBERT. Most varieties.
Q VIXCK. Most varieties.
MUZRSRR i'. Most varieties.
CRA && Collections embracing 21 Varieties.
CURRANTS Ai the. choice large sorts.
Choice and rareEverRreens: Rhododendrons: Flow
ering Shrubbery; Ornamental Follaged Plants;
Drooping and Fancy Shade Trees, gracc-
lully trained, well suited to mounds and
borders; and Cemetery Evergreens.
j(STbose the better to sustain distant carriage are
kept in pots.
THE L03D0X NURSERIES,
Sl-tf Hammonton, If. J,
To Obtain an Orchard
er Hedge WlthentMescr.
W., M. 3LVNX & CO. ,.
. ailman.IlL '. .
Send for the Experimental lYirm. fZock-eml Paul'
ZrvJtrtirna. containing list of Fancy Fowls, Stock,
ic!, with prices, or all the known valuable Fowls,
krea from pure Imported varieties 'on the moat Im
proved plans. - -y . !
The lfet comprises .Brahmas. White and Dark
DorklBRCreveCamrs.Horedans'La Flechc Buff
Cocklns, SpaRbh Black and White, Seabright Ban
tam, uune, tec; aiso, an me oesi varieties or wneat,
oats,' corn, clover seed, fcc. ..
GEO. A. DEnn,
21-tf Chambersbnrg, Frank Co.; Pa.
Grape Tines, Small Fr tills, and
Early King; Potatoes.
EUMELAN, WALTER, ASSAWAMPSETT,
MARTHA, SALEJr, IONA,
.and many other kinds at low rates, for Cash. Alj
first quality plants, one and two years old.
WESTCHESTER RLACK CAP RASP-
.mm. -flserrBERRY PLANTS,
$5,00 per doxeii ; 5,00 per 100, The. best Raspberry
' in the world.'
EARLY KINQ POTATO.
$1,00 per p'ophd; Are potmds for $4,00. Trice by
bushel on application. This Potato stands ahead of
any, other variety in the country for earllneso and
quality. Please order a few to try them.
Send for catalogues, c Address, "' '
lMf- , TaMBIver.BrisWICoVass.
' WIIiBOW DALE
NTJaSERIKS'' AHD FRVIT FAKMt
'WttTJOrr TiALE, "CHESTER' CO.,
vk 50,f000 Beaete Trees,
One year old from bud, 3i to 5 feet high.
50,000 Apglc Treen, ....
From one to three years old, embracing. the Best
profitable varieties for family use and Market
Orchards, lncludlngthe Celebrated Grime's Golden;
Also a general lino of Nursery Stock, viz :
Pears, Flvms, Aprlcets, Nectarines,
Q,nlHces, Cfcerry Trees, Decldaews and
" Kvergreem Trees,
BTedgei'lanta, Grape Vines, and Small Frwts.
"I 'Address, '
, RAKESTRAW & PYLE,
164m,' r JVUlowDale,ChesterCMP.
. JMPROYED STOCK.
FremiMM Chester VTMlte SwtMe
PURE BRED POULTRY.
FI2f-35ST IX THE COUNTRY.:
' SEND STAMP FOR
BeaHtlfally Hlnstrate Price
'- AND SESCRIPTIVE CIRCUIiARS.
THOS. B. SMITH, 4c CO.,
INFANTADO E S J
The 8Bccess that has attended say efforts la Sheep
Brttdtag. and the aattatacttea given fer-thenast28
years, iaduces me to amtlnue the business, althosgh
at reduced prices, owing to the general temporary
depression In wool aad sheep. 1 now ofler for sale
about 100, embracing Iambs, yearlings and older
sheep, both Backs and Kwes. These sheep embody
tha best blood and pedigree of VU, and of pare In
featado Stock, the most promfetng family of Merl
noes ever Imported, and bred direct from Imported
stock. Those bow offered for sale are from ray
stock Sams "Hixvoxd" and "Yotncs Co&d
Dbop.m "HasimowJ" has heavy nect and taH,
"Toans Gold Drop" is a smooth sheep; both ol
which are heavy and denaeshearers. I can accom
modate the fancy of all wishing to purchase sheep,
fall pedigrees and sufficient guarantees will ac
company every sheep, nicely caged andTsent hy
Exprese, at ray-risk, at reasonable And stated rates,
or otherwise if desirable, with snlHcleat Jeraga to
any part of the TJBited States or Canada.
Alt orders will be tilled with the utmost care
under my own personal supervision, aBdallreaaoa
able satisActtenYCH in all cases..
JFer farther part icHlars and IUeciratedCtrcalars
apply with stamp te
F. Ii. UPHAM,
Perklnsville, VU, late of Springfield, W
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Empire Skmttle Machine.
1 Patented Feb. 14, 18, & Sept 1, 18tt.
,K -BECEtVED THE FIRST PRIZE
? AT THE
GrMt Fair of the American Institute1
$ rt'In.NeW Yotft, OcU.SO, 1S67, ,.-
AndHigliest Premium for "Best.
Manufacturing . . Machine
' ' At Paris Exposition. July, 1867; f Sd
1 , .lramUrMacMae. ' A ,
Tata nachlRe h coastracted oa a new principle &i
proveaeali!, oavlajr Been examJaed by tt mcrt
profoand experts, andpronouBced to be slmplltlty
6feffiwTnU.e principal objections urged
; ","?,'--'"rr:L ,,
i. ,acessivc languc iu me i.... ,
iIiabUIty to get out of order. MMn,
5.'D4sacreaaole nofao while In operation.
i from all these Oly'eciions.
rip nor ravej, aaa is iikc u "" n,"v Cr.IZiiitt
iwfect sewing oa every description i of" ffial.
ixhfnttnn iinnn nr nut thread, from the rset
to the finest number.
It Hems Kells, Binds, Braids, TncKB,
O.uilts. Plaits and Gathers.
As,a Family .Sewing Machine it has no .superior.
Tber have been thoroughly testl onevjre'des
crlrUon oCaoth and Leather Work, running by
Steam Power at the rate of
1,200 Stitches per Minute.
v .... 4t.. vlnnklA a .vn.tr rf ntiir nth-
er ahutUe -Machine now in use;, the stitch U tight.
f order, run light and are comparatively nofeeless.
are sot only equal, but mnch superior to any other
machine that has ever been offered to the public.
Empire Sewing Machine co.j NiYi
WELLS & RICHARBSON,
St. Joseph; Mo.
General Agents N. w. States and Territories.
HIGHLAND STOCK FARM.
Middlesex County, Moss.
OAee, 198 State St., Beatea.
WINTHROP W. CHENERY,
Importer and Breeder of
Dutch (or DTolstein) Cattle, Angora Goats, .York
shire Swine. "IJncoln," "Caraman," and "Texel"
or'MoutonFlandrin" Sheep, Thorough-Bred and
Trotting Horses. Ac.
, Catalogues sent by mall on application.
unuormann oeauuiui; inej rc."",HVV;,"";rrIT.
ii.,r. . ullv understood, and not be liable to get out
A. Stck r. letk lvarf aad Standard, unsnrpassed in qualitj-!
All Varieties cultivated througliout the United States, Includ
Ind tlic"Iew'c8t and Rarest Valuable Kinds, Kuclr as
.... . the Dacliesse DcBordeaux, Clapp's Favo- --
rite, President, Pembertn and
Oxe. Two, Tliree and Four Tears of Age, and of 'Quality inferi
or te none yrown by any JVnrserymen In tlie. country.
and all Nursery Stock wanted by cither Dealers or riantcrs.
An extensive atock of the finest ORIVAME-VTAI. TREES, SHRUBS
ROSES, &c. We also liave all tlie JVeTr.and Beautiful
Weepers, such as the KrLHIARXOCK. WIL-
liOW. CUT LEAVED WEEPING
I"' C -If- r 1.'
Three Catalogues Published Annually.
We Invite Correspondence, and will Send Catalogue on -Invitation
Graves, Selover, "Willard & Co.,
GENEVA, NEW YORK.
OIL CLOTHS AND MATTINGS,
t -at ' Stii ;
.;" - . s r rVi
-Haye the Largest Stock, and Make ttefowest FrfeiiT
J. S. HetzeFs New York One Price Olothing Honsdl:
V "I,' . a t
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CLOTHING AND FURNISHING GOODS,
TRUNKS, VALISES, UMBRELLAS,
Lek 8tick, BeTrsiMeFee4
HIGHEST PREMIUM TYHEKETEB
Tke Only Machine
Capable ofSewing 1b more than one direction,
Fastening all Its wn Seams,
Without stopping the machine or turning tho
cloth. Ituscs and.wnstes 1(33 thread than any oth
er, and will commence a seam without holding the
ends of the thread.
Warranted to SewHeary of if laeGeods.
Sold Since 1861.
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Send for Reports and Circulars.,
1. E. PL A-NTi
i5l NertkWrtlLt., St. Laals, Mo.
LOCAL. AQEKS, ,
BROWN VILLE, NEBRASKA:
HATS AND CAPS. All Varieties
and Styles, at HETZEL'S.
JOB PRINTING, in one or more
colors, promptly done at the Advertiser
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HHHIV'- rJ l.t Jm
"J1." Q Jtmmf "
BIRCH, WEEPING LABCU, ,
O -A. IR,
. J nt
Main Street, McPherson Block, Brownville,
AND SUMIYIER OLO
and Caps, Boots and Shoes
'g .mm PRICE CLOTHING HQBg$
MePIierson dBloek,N6V 70 Main
OPEN to THE
rl'i " t
F, A. TISBEL, JR,. S: CO.
Can ;aad wilsell yoii Ur kinds of Implements cheata
,J , than any otliiBrlioTiseimXerjraska. 5?
We sell tne
Reaper and Mower !
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1 mnmi swim
irRkjBP w I L M v linSDL Ml k r
STUDEBAKER ANDWHITE WATEE
,r - wagons, . ..,,.;
; .. AND BUGGIES OP ALL KINDS. ,r
We sell the
Eeaper and Mower ! !
J. H. MANNY REAPER.
We sell the
Burner Cultivator, Garden City Clipper Plow
FEKIN TWO AJND THREE-HORSE PIWS
SMITH'S Cast Cast-Steel PLOWS, EXCELSIOR andGAHB FLOWS,
PRINCETON IRON-BEAM PLOWS,
, ALL KINDS Qie CORN PLOWS,
One and Two-Hole Hand Corn Shelters, and' 'One,
Xwo and Four-Horse Power Shelters,
IF YOU W1HT 4HYTHIKG,
WE KEEP NOTHING BUT FIRST CLASS GOODS. AND GUARAN
TEE ALL OUR GOODS TO BE AS RECOMMENDED.
A fall Supply of Extras always on Hand !
and Retail Dealers iii u
I3 E T
We sell the
Eeaper and Mowey
Vandever Corn Plowl
M HRST fc BRADLEY'S
m H7t7Z., ru.m
;&: wr ittivvuu juiiium,w.
1 1 . 1 1
COME AND 1SK F3R IT !
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