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KVDBY WEDNESDAY JlOKIiING,
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WlLTiCX GlCtLlX, Bfitor, JjCO. P. BaKSITT
Business Memager, iK LOME, foreman
WEDNESDAY, Jja.TJARY 6,1875.
JNO. P. BARRETTlocaL Editor
Mb. W. B. HATjfM,ft?rbrihe"Gt3r
on Herald, spent ' few (Jays in our town
daring the recent holidays, Visiting his
brother, Prof, Haynen.
Htst Mollis Bimwnii' one of Ow
easboro's moet ebsnoing belle, who has
been visiting her rfrter, Mrs. 8. E., Cox,
of this place, relumed home last Mon
day. uyem -
Hiss Josie Lcndrnm, one of McLean
county's brightest und mnet fascinating
young ladies, is here on ra ahort .visit to
the family orMn Wm. HardwicV. 'Miss
1 Josie is a. daughter of our old friend,
Tbos. Ltndrum, onejjf the oldest and
most prominent citizens of McLean coun-
IJ- . '
- 3 Miss Julia Townsend, who has been
abeent for several memlis teaching school
near Litchfield, made a short visit home
during the holidays. Miss Julia is one
of the purest, noblest aud most intelligent
young ladies ever reareJ in our town, and
we were glad to meet her, at home again.
V Our young'.iriend, Harry Bridges, the
popular salesman of that excellent whole
sale grocery firm of Looisville, Carson,
Daniel, & Co., was in town last week
looking as happy a a big sunflower - He
paid his respects to h'ia ofjice, and snb
reribed for'the Hjkat-'for one year
May success and" 'happiness attend you.
Henry M-S(evens. who had been ar
rested and 'lodged in jail on. a warrant
charging him with, false swearing in a
trial beforeSijijire W.T, RicVcf, at his
December tejjjM87I, wa brought before
Judge W. FtJCiregofy on Tnesdajrot last
vcek, and'kAera full investigation was
licharged Hia Hosor informed him
that the Commonwealth would psy the
jsiler for boarding, him that day, and as
it was about noon be had better go back
to jail and get his dinner, which Henry
aid and lea a happy man.
Dc J. S Mortox came very near end
ing his life one evening last week, by onr
of those mistake that'sowetitnes.will oc
cur among pliyaicians. The day
raw and cold, and lie" had been, visiting
TMlients ii thVconntrynd on his return
late in the evening, felt that .a' glass of
win6 would do him good. Through nils
take he swallowed paregoric,: and fo
nire time antidote were in urgrnt de
mand. By their uie,aio -fcepmg mm'
moving about the floor for several" Lours,
he recovered from the effects of the
The Fablie School.
One of the Uerild corps had the pleas
ureof attending the closing exercises at
the public school immediately preceding
the Christmas holiday season, and was
particularly impraaw with the evidences
displayed by the pupils-of the efficiency
ol the Principal, Prof J. Ellis Haynest
and his young and -talented Assistant,
Miss Emma Hayn'es. The declataaHons.
essays and compositions of the scholars
would have been a credit to any educa
tional institution in the country. We un
derstaod that a movement wjll be shortly
set on foot which will enable our town to
provide a school building that will be an
ornament to the7town and a substantial
monument to tile liberality and taste of
our eitweot. With euch a bmjding as
the one contemplated, under the charge
of so thorough And excellent an educator
as ProC Haynes," Hartford could then
boast of as good a school as any town in
the Green River Nation.
. peala of a. Good Cilices.
C It is our sad duty to announce the
death of our esteemed fellow-citizen R.
E. Barnett, which occurred on the 25th
ult . after quite a 6hort illness. He was
attending church at No Creek, at the
time he was taken sick, and was carried
to the residence of Jno. F. Wallace, near
by, and grow worse so rapidly, that, he
could not be removed to his house, and
died within a few hours. He was a good
business man, and filled the position as
Surveyor of this county for many years,
and was Deputy Sheriff for a long while.
He has filled many other important .po
sitions, and always discharged his duty
faithfully. He was member of the M.
E. Churr.b, South, and at the time of his
death was secretary of the county coun
cil of the Patrons of Husbandry. His
losa will be severely felt in the communi
ty where he lived, as well as by his wife
A Lively Operator la Horseflesh.
George E. Chinn was arrested in Louis
ville in December last, and brought to
this place, near which he formerly lived,
on a charge of stealing a horse from a
man by the name of Lashbrooks. He
was acquitted of this charge, but was
held and tried last week, before W. F.
Gregory, County Judge, for stealing a
horse from Mr. Crow Johnson, .of Daviess
county, in October last The horse was
stolen at MounfeCannel church, near Bu
ford. In this county, while Mr. Johnson
was attending a protracted' meeting held
by Rtrs. J. S. Coleman and "'John M.
Peay. Cbinn took the horse to Bowling
Greenland there sold it. Mr. Johnson
followed and recovered his animal. After
Chinn sold this horse, he is charged with
baring stolen another, in or near Bowl
ing" Green; and traded it off to a Doctor
living in BochesUr, Butler county, for
another horsel which he took to Owens
boro,' where it was taken from him by
the marshal of-that city, he, ' protesting
his innocence',' was not arrested'; and, it is
said, that in less than one hour he stole a
S. T., Adams,''. marshal of Bowling
Green, was here at the trial last week,
nd tried to get possession of Chinn,"
but he'was held over here, and in default
of bail! was lodged in jaiL He has also
teeMlnificleaTfere for assault with intent
' .. Jtt- i l r :
to comm.ua rape. ai w irge mini
fy connection in the county, all of whom
stand well, and are'regarded as honorable
A Vnien Church. .
This town is almost destitute of a
church-building. The old Union Church
was destroyed by fire in 1872, and since
then we have had no piece of worship
save the old Methodist Church, which is
getting very shackling and uncomfortable
in bad weather. Several efforts have
been made to build a new church. by first
one and then another denomination, but
all without success, because a sufficient
sum was not subscribed. Now we sug
gest that we all go in together and build
a first-class Union Church, a large por
tion of the monev to build" a church
wonliTbe subscribed by those not mem
bers ol any church, and they would give
much more willin-ly to a church free to.
all. It can be arranged as it is now.
The Presbyterians can occupy it the first"
Sabbath, the'BaptUta the second Sabbath,
the Methodist Episcopal Church, South,
the third Sabbath, and the Methodist
Episcopal Church the fourth Sabbath;
and when a fifth Sabbath occurs in a
month, it conld be filled by the chhrch
or preacher who first announced an np
pointment for it- There coulu be a board
of trustees to tnke charge of it, one from
each church, and one not a member of
either, if necessary, to make an odd mem
ber. In case of a protracted meeting,
the denomination holding it could have
the exclusive oe of the church until the
meeting, ended, exc pt when it included a
Sabbath' etjipart for some otljer.denomi
nalion,"wha, it Cant denomination Wab.
not willing to yield its duy.-th'e protruded
meeting could enspend over that Sabbath
and go on-again. In this way we could
build :4 finechuich. We need the rail
road, "a'-finc church, an express office, a
telegraph line, a first-clas school house,
and all this, in connexion with Tns
H&KTF0KD Herald, wliicb we intend
shall be a first-clau paper, will'starl our
town right npthe-hill f prosperity " in
The Troable sit the Reader Coul
There has been no blood shed yet, and.
we sihcerely trust that everything will be
settled amicably. The cause of the
trouble is nlout as follows: On or about 1
the 1st 1 December, 1874, the price
Kentucky cal increased in Louisville a
liltle, find the miners claimed that the
company had promised to increase their
wages so soon as the." price of coal ad
vanced. The company did. not regard
the'rise in coal as, being permanent, and
refused to increase the miners' wages.
The consequence was a 'general strike
among the miners in this section. About
this time a large fleet of barges of coal
rom Pittsburgh reached Louisville and
the price of coal declined.
The miners, seeing they had made a
mistake, offered toigo to work at the old
price, .which was 75 cents per ton. All
the epal companies, except the Render,
accepted. 'their offers, who refused to pay
their hands more than 65 cents per ton.
This the miners refused to submit to.
The company then employed a few ne
groes to mine at 62jceutg. The miners
i-e and -elsewhere in this region, a good
ly number of them,' mustering between
fifty and one hundred, visited the mines
and demanded .that the negroes desist
working at that pries. After some par.
leying. the negroes quit work, and mat
ters now standing in that condition. There
is no disposition on the part of the while
miners to deprive the negroes of the right
to work in the mines, but they do object
to the price that these negroes were
working for,-fearing that if the Render
company succeeded in getting their coal
mined at these figures all the other com'
panics would follow suit, and try the
same experiment. We are assured that
there is no conflict of races here, but it
is the same world-old conflict between
labor and capital. Labor and capi
tal are equally dependent on each other,
and.we hope the company and the miners
will each concede what is right and prop
er, and everything go on harmoniously
and thus avoid the possibility. of the, re
production here of the disgraceful scenes
enacted in the coal regions of Fennsyl
Ex-Chief Justice M. R. Hardin, died
"t his residence in Louisville on Sunday.
A Disappointed Granger.
One of the gallant young Patrons of
Husbandry of our neighboring county,
McLean, who had been pressing his suit
for the hand and heart of one of Ohio
county's fair Pomonas, without success,
came up during, thp recent holidays and
plead. so earnestly that he" carried his
point and, got an affirmative answer to
his proposal. He hastened off to get the
minister ana vue irgai uuvuuicuu, uu
whei he' returned the fair one, upon due
reflection,' had changed her mind, and
would not splice teams for life. The
Jroung man brought the license back un-
shot.to our county clerk, 'a office, and our
generous clerk, Capt. Sani. K' Cox, gave
him back the money paid for them. We
call no names, hut wish the young man
better luck next time.
Christmas -Ho w it was Spent.
" The annual holiday put in its appear
ance promptly on the 25th ulU, and found
everybody prepared to enjoy themselves.
There was very little drunkenness mani
fest on the streets, our young men taking
the more praiseworthy course of giving
vent to their joyousness in social parties.
SThe first party came off at Mr. Z. W.
Griffin's on'Christmas eve, and was large
ly attended by the beaux and belles of our
embryo 'cfty: No dancing'.
The 'next'warheld at Dr. J. W'Berry'a
on 'Christmas night. Here Terpsichore
was' the '-'goddess most worshipped, and
"light feet tripped swiftly to the viol's
twang,- while all the air with mirth and
music rang." It was indeed a joyous oo
The next party was' given by Mr. Mal
colm Mclntyre and his estimable wife.
Here bright eyes, young hearts, and ner
vous feet, looked, beat, and danced time
to music's breathings.
- The next was given at the Hartford
House, on the night of the 31st, where
the dance was" -kept up till mid
night, when the boys took possession of
allthe bells in town, and rang the old
year out and the New Year in. Thus died
1874, mid music and dancing, merry
laughter and the chiming ol "the silver
The last party of the merry season was
given at the residence of our genial cir
cuit court clerk, Alonzo L. Morton, on'
Monday night, the 1th inst, where the
jourg people again offered their devotions
(o (he "graceful moving Terpsichore
'Tak'e 1t-f0r all in all, Chrismas was
spent muoh more creditably in Hartford
than in some of her neighboring towns.
The absence of drunkenness1 necessitated
the.ab'pnce of quarreling and fighting.
Everything passed off orderly and decent
ly, and heartily .do we wishiour people
V'riiany returns of .the season.
A Republican JMectiag;
In pursnntice to a call of the executive
committee of .Ohio crcinty, the Republi
cans met in'conventioD at the courthouse
on Monday, the '4tli inst., at 1 oclock r.
jTby Hon. W.; J. "Berry, and proceedea To
tM, MthMr. VW t V" ww twwauw
business by electing Stephen Woodward
permanent cjifiirman, and W. T. King
secretary. TlU following gentlemen were
appointed a committee on resolutions:
John D.-Miller, Richard Stevens, S. C.
Wedding; 'J.'A. Park and 0. P. Johnson,
wlio reported the following
1. That we heartily approve the action
of the Republican Executive Comraittee-
ol the State in calling a Mate convention
to meet at Louisville on the 17th day of
May. 1875. to nominate candidates for
" ? ... . - J - A . 1 1
uovernor, .Liieuienaui-uovernur, bdu a tun
2. That we are in favor of retrench -
me'nt'and reform in the administration of
Stale and county affairs, thereby causing
the burden of taxation to fall as light as
poesible on the great .laboring masses of
"'e ite, whOTIC-iiU -' pay
tlie oreat bulk of its taxes.
3. That the fees 'of all the State and
county' officers was increased about 33
per cent, during the war, or soon thereaf
ter, on account of'the'great difference be
tween gold and greenbacks: that difference
does not now exist, therefore we are for
a modification or a repeal of that law,
placing the fees at or near what they were
4 That we are onrjosed to the finnnle-
mental Civil Rights Bill, believing that
its passage would be detrimental to the
best interests of the black race, and sub
versive of the best interests of the while
race.-virtuallv destroying the free school
svstems of both white and black, and
would be (he entering wedge for a war of
races, acting most ruinous to the black
and a great drawback to .the white race.
We believe in wholesome' laws by the
general government, bearing upon all
alike, and let race and nationality take
care of themselves, subject to the law of
the respective States.
0. 1 fiai we are III mvur uihtoktciiuuuiu
make a new constitution for the State.
C. That the decision of the contesting
board in the Jonts-Cochran case indicates
a unirit of reform and and respect for law
in high places, long prayed for by all good
7. That the following gentlemen are ap
pointed delegates to the convention which
meets at Louisville on the 17th of Febru
ary. 1875: J. D. Miller. Frank Allen, A.
- M T" 1 T. ft," 1
a. Stanley, rnos. neeo, uenry iinsiey,
Wm. Benton, D. J. French, A. Wood
ward, Samuel Keown, J. W. Mcador. Si
las Philips, Jacob Miller, Richard Stev
ens, W. J. .Berry, n. r. jayior, i. i.
Leach, George Brown. J. A. .rarK, Virgil
Renfrew, Pardon Taber, Jackson Yates,
Wm. W. Barber, and all other Republi
cans who choose to attend.
8. That we do not instruct our delegates
as to a choice for uovernor.
9. That we instruct our delegates to
vote for O. P. JohnBon, of Ohio county,
10. That we instruct our delegates to
vote for Ion B Nail, of Shelby county, for
Clerk of the Court of Appeals.
II. That we tender our thanks to Sen
ator Berrv. and our BeDresentatiye, J. W,
Meader, for their prompt and efficient
services in the last General Assembly.
12. That The Hartford Herald and
Louisville Commercial be requested to pub
liah these proceedings.
tr-Eica of capt. jonHscru.
A call was made on Hon. 0. P. John
son for a speech, who arose and eaid:
Mb. Chairman and Fellow-citizens:
Had you not mentioned my name in con
nection with a high office, I would have
remained silent, While I feel profound
ly grateful for the honor oonferred upon
me, i must say that i have noomciai aa
Diratiobs. I desire to work in the inter-
eat of the Republican parly, for I believe
its principles alone can perpetuate our
liberties We wantharmony in our.ranks;
we want all our forces out; we want the
fact made known that we are neither
dead or asleep. The Democratic party
is flushed with victory, bat it wm prove a
meteor's glare, "A. moment bright then
fade away." The", victory over, which
Democrats'rejoice;was obtained simply by
Democrats vo jng and Republicans not vo
ting. Is tbereaDemocrath efethatbelieves
Massachusetts:'' is a Democratic State?
If there is one. here," I. mu'st'sajtfhafc'he'
oyght to belong to'the.cliurcli for he is
certainly b great believer. No intelli
gent man will insist that State has gone
back on principles to which she-has ad
hered with such fidelity through so many
years. .But .Butler was her evil star. Not
withstanding dim giant intellect ne nas
made himself odious, and his candidacy
for Governor of Massochuse'tts resulted as
was anticipated by all well, informed. Re-,
publicans. There has been no gain by
the Democrats in numbers. Their vic
tory is temporary and has been brought
about by the lethargy of Republicans
There is nothing to. discourage Republi
cans. If you want wholesome -laws; if
you want fidelity m-high places; if -yOu
want prosperity let tnere oe as nearly
an equilibrium as can:be effected beetween
parties. For years 'the Republic party
has- had.erairec6atrol.xijr tK offiWaf
the nation. Andwbile I am,'resj to ad
mit that there hu been mbje or letf bpr
rnntion In hieh olaces. that bad laws have
been enacted, ahd that bad men have
.been connaed with important trusts, still.
.. . . ,, . . -
it is Known to an men mat it is. earner io
find fault than to 'do better. Democrats
must now foreshadow their policy, in
stead of finding fault with us; they must
act must perform instead or promise
and theorize. We now have this advan
tage. The Repuplican party is a party
of progress. ' Its main object is to better
the condition of the people, especially the
event lnhor'ne masses. Ther should be
o" . -a 7; . r. ...
protected, iheyaretne DacKDone oi tpe
nation, and their interests anouia . oe
watched with sleepless vigilance. Taxes
should be lessened. The fees 'of stale-officers
should be curtailed. They were ad
vanced about thirty-three and a third per
cent, during the war, in consequence of
the great difference between greenbacks
and gold, and as thatching' no louger.ex
ist. fees should, likewise be reduced. .
The action of the contestingi-board in
the Joncs-Cocb'ran case shows a spirit of
reform. .There have been unpleasant
things of like nature in- Arkansaa and
Louisiana" 'which, were "condemned by
all Democrats,-and I believe the party
will not abandon lU position. .We are. all
interested in the great financial question",
and. it is hoped that Congress wilt .dp
something that will relieve the pressure
now crushing out the .great northwest '.
Reform and retrenchment- should be our
Watchword". We see that there is a ten
dency among, some officials to enrich
themselves instead of discharging their
1 f, , . iL! -II i I .
amies, ducu tilings win exui, out we
should be careful to vselect our ablest and
truest men. 'Honesty with moderate abil
ity is more desirable in high places than,
great ability without honesty.
Fellow-citizens, let .us be up and doing.
We must have the next President, and. I
feel sure that the much rejoicing of Demo
crats will have a tendency to brine our
men out. We have lost none. We have
them all vet. and all we'hUvie to'do to iu
sure success is-to rally' thim. I 'feel that
mmomn-uo tl.U)M tvtalill'
such a defeat in the Presidential cam
paign as will drive her off into a "new, de
parture.'' We have made "her 'assume
everv name, and abandon them all, And
now find her hack where she. commenced.
Let us be true to our. principles, true to
ourselves, and victory is ours.
I thank you again for your high appre
ciation as demonstrated to-day, as it has
been done by those that know me best
and at my olden home..
. Black Hirer Falls (Wli.) Banner.
One of the greatest unnatural medical
curiosities of the nineteenth century a
case of abdominal Dregnancy has- been
Tound in Jackson county, iD the. town cf
Melrose, in the person of Mrs. Charles
Euter, of the village of North Bend.' It
trill be remembered that we gave a short
account of this singular case some two
months or more ago, alter an operation
:mh the person named by Dr. H.'S.
HumDhrev. .of Jil'J, Uaire ...This is. tUe
first case of the kind ever known or re
Dorted in the" State "of 'Wisconsin, and'it
is looked after wjth considerable interest
by the professors of tnedittiSv lhe wo
man mentioned above ' died somr,"two
weeks ago. and Dr. Humphrey made an
attempt at the time to procure this tumor
or unnatural formation of a human being,
but the friends and relative's ofthe deceas
ed would not consent' to its removal front
the body. Last week the husband ' of
the deceased consented to its removal;
and last Sunday Dr. J. A. Bartlett, of
Melrose, dug up the body and took way
this tumor or' sack containing this ab
dominal formation. It was brought to
this village last Sunday by Dr. Bartlett,
and we had the pleasure of seeing it
Dr. Humphrey took it to Eau Claire, on
Wednesday, evening, where it will be
kept for tha examination and benefit of
. . , f i . mi . , i -
me meaicai lacuuy. xius irmauoa ap
peared to be a child 7 or 8 years of age.
and had existed in the body of the wo
man tor tne paai-o or v years, next
eek we shall probably give a full des
criptiotrof this wonderful formation,. In
this issue we have no room 'to give even
a 'short sketch of all the part, and do
Dotknow the medical terms sumciently
to clearly express it without the aid from'
The Jews aad ChristHtax.
There are many of our so-tcrmed en
lightened brethren who will hate Christ
mas trees in their dwellings on the zotn
of December, who would refuse to have
an additional light in their dwellings on
the 25th day or Keisey, although the
former is intended to remind the -young
of the doctrines' of the Christmas, while
the lights of Hanuca were intended to
tell Israel of their God "who would not
forsake his people for the sake oi his
great name ' It is by this carelessness
of parents mat cnuaren oecome inaiuer
ent. Alley, enjoy mc iiiiueuuM iiuuuajs,
whereas the Feast of Dedication is un
." wti . .1 r ttj
known to tbem. Let it not be said that
we aire bigoted. We are more liberal
than many who pride themselves upon
their liberality, more tolerant than others
who consider" themselves champions of
freedom, but as custodians ol God's laws,
as advocates for retaining our- tirde-h al
lowed customs, we would not -abandon
the laws, nor hold in abeyance our reli
pioiia ceremonies sanctified by age, mer
ely because some will tell us they are no
longer required, or they militate against
what they consider tue spirit oi tne a;
A ,HANin Brooklyn, N. Y., was trying
to sell a horse the other day, and while
swearing that it was the gentlest creature
in existence, the animal, to prove how im
possible it is for an auctioneer to tell the
truth, bit a large slice out of his "cheek.
Chbistkn a monkey Sir John Smythe,
and turn him loose in New York -some-Monday
morning, and by the end of the
week he will become the husband of some
fair Fifth Avenuedle.
Up in Lexington the fell scourge of mat
rimony devastates whole families at one
fell swoop. The other day two brothers
were married to two sisters, and one wed
ding sufficed, for both couples.
Tnt printer who was arrested for theft
in Louisville the other day, gave his name
as James G. Bennett, and claimed to have
worked on the late Evening Tribune, must
have given a false name. We have excel
lent reason- to know that there were
'thieves about the' Tribune office, but none
of.them were named Bennett.
. Tni difference between the Rev. Dr.
Coom, of Washington City, and the Rev.
Dr. Beecher, of Brooklyn, N. Y., is this:
The former stole bis neighbor's books, was
detected, and, from v'eiy shame, killed
himself. The latter stole-his neighbor's
'wife, was detected, and, from very effronU
ery continues tr-lri j' -''
Thi 8raall Talkerof the Gmrier-Journal
is .willing to perpetrate bigamy with Yin-
nit Ream. TheSmall.Talberisanephew
of Brigham Young, ahd- has" a natural
taste or bigamy; but for our Jife we can't
gee how he can pass over, the morning
glory charms of the young and gushing
Sukey Anthony and fix his mormonic af
fections on old and ugly Vinnie Ream.
A coasEsr-OKDXNT of the Boston JUtun
describes a touching interview between
Mrs. Tilton and Mrs., Harriet Beecher
Stowe, the sister of her seducer. The cor
respondent makes of the latter an angel of
goodness and .sympathy. We have no
patience with those people. A woman
apable of writing such a book as that
about Byron- cannot be a good woman.
She has to be devoid of heart and soul,
or, if she.has a heart, it is'a hell so deep
and dark and-.foul" that Satan himself
would shrink' back appalled frotn.it. Bad
as Beecher.-and the, Tilton woman both
are, .they are immaculate by the side of
tbi& she ghoul,
Tflxix' is "come out" in the Missouri
children after all,-despite their fashion of
wearing tow hair and freckled faces. The
other day a little four year, old over there
shot and killed a grown man named-An
derson; and his) mother is now; the proud
est woman in Pike county because "baby
has slewed his man."
A'KEXTON'county woman has the vest-
uen. .Israel rutnam wore at the time' he
galloped down the flight of stone steps to
escape the British: and a North Carolina
woman has the quilt Lafayette slept under
during the seige of Yorktown. A hun
dred years from now we shall have tome
one stepping to the front, as the owner of
.the moccasins.worn. Dv.tne -JJigger squaw
ereu id vaiiiornia, ai ire time ne wasais
missed the military .service for drunken
ness and immorality.
Mas. Pioot Hanger, of Riverheads.
Va., was a hanger-on to life until her
neighbore began, to think she had made
up her mind to sit up for the millenium.
But she finally gave up the job. and pass
ed in her checks, last Thursday, at 'the
age oi one nuuarea ana ten years.
Tint Paducah Kentuchian gracefully re
tracts the charming mile canard it origi
nated in regard to. the destitnton of the
aunt of Col. Stoddard Johnston in that
city. We disputed'it at the time, because
we Knew tnat tne iaay was living with
loving relatives, and wanted for nothing.
Other tactics will have to be pursued to
bead. off the Uolonel.
t. j. ivosr.
Groceries and Cmfedioneries.
Keens constantly on hand a large assortment
of all kinds of Oroeeries and Confectioneries,
which he will sell low for cash, or exchange
I will also par the highest eatllcriee for
hides, sheep pelu, eggs, batter, bacon, potatoes.
Deans, eto. noi ij
Owe. ELIIV, JOBS X. XLII1T,
GEO. KLEIN eft: BRO.
Dealers in'tiouse furnishing good, for geaeral
kitchen and table use.
We keep constantly on. hand, the celebrated
Arizona Cooking Stove,
Seven sises for either coal or wood. House
keepers are delighted with lts.superm cooking
nd baklnc. It ha no equal amy where. Carl
and see for yourself.
All kinds of tinware made and repaired on
Dealer in Staple and Fancy Dry Goods,
Gents and boys custom made
A No. 1 stock of
BOOTS AND SnOES,
HATS AND CAPS,
FURS, MO HONS, tC.
I also keep a large and well selected stock i
Ladies' Dress Goods,
Sold at New York Prices.
All kinds of
Bought at the highest market price.
WK. V. GREGORY.
ATTORNEY AT LAW,'
Prompt attention given to the." collection of
fllatms. Office in 'be conrthom.
jrssa t. ror.Lt, -Hartford,
rOOIX d. SWEENEY,
A T TOR NE YS AT LAW,
' HARTFORD, KY.
Will cradles their nrofejilon in 'Ohio and
adjoining counties and in the court of appeals.
Office on Market street, near courthouse. r
JOHK C. TOWXSEND.
(Formerly County Judge,)
ATTORNEY AT LAW,
W1TI practice in all the eonrtj of Oslo eonnt'V
and the circuit courts of the 5th judicial dis
trict. Business solicited and prompt attention
JOHN P. BARRETT,
ATTORNEY AT, LAW,
f HAKtFORDj KENTUCKY.
Prompt attention given to the collection of
claims. Will bay, sell, lease, or rent lands or
mineral privileges on reasonable terms. Will
write deeds, mortgages, leases, 4c, and at
tend to listing and paying taxes on lands be
longing to non-residents.
r. r. xoxaix, o. c wxoeiso.
MORGAN e WEDDING, '
ATTORNEYS AT LAW,
r HARTFORD, KY. ,
(OSes west of counhoas over Hardwlek k
Kail's store. ' . . . .
TTIII practice In Inferl6r and fnptrior eoartl
of this commonwealth
special attention given to eases In bank
Fi F. Morgan Is afjo examiner; aad will
take depositions ,eoriee(ly---wiU be ready to
oblige all parties at all titles.'.
suit b. leaner, ' si, c. hill. ..
. MeHEHRY .etc HIXI "
HARTFORD, KT. -Will
nrLn-fc in Ohio and' adtolniar eotmUei.
end In the Court of AppeaU of.KeUky. '
D. 0. FRENCH,. .
ATT O'R NE Y AT "LA W:
AXD BIAL ISTATS AGIXT, - - '
Prompt attention, given, to the eolloctien of
Will practice In all the courts of Ohio and
win euy, sen, tease, or rent reai mil or
mineral primegcs on reasonable terms.
' WALKER eU nfJBRARD;
A 2 TOR NEY& A T iiW,
. , - ....
AXD Hit (STATE. AGXXT,
, . HARTFORD, KENTUCKY.
' - not la
E. P. BARNETT,
' HARTFORD, KY.
Would resnectfutlv announce to the people
of Ohio county that lie Is prepared, at all times,
to do. any kind of. surveying-, running' lines,
laying off iand and .lots, Ac. at. shoit notice.
Terma.reasonatio and to sun times. ..
yEc Highest Marled Price. -
Remember the place. we'.V3 P?Ma
opposite tue court noue, lusuora.
All kinds of Blaeksmtthing' done In good
style andt the lowest pnee torcasa obi
made a specialty. Will shoe all reund for $1 25.
Wlf. HAXDWICX, A. T. KAll.
HARD HICK efc NAIX,
DRY GOODS, GROCERIES, HATS, CAPS,
Wliinli wa will sell low for cash, or exehanre
for country produce, piping the highest market
price. noi iy
Z. WAYNE GRIFFIN,
Drilgs, Medicines and Chemicals,
Fine Toilet Seaps, Fancy Hair, and Tooth
Bruin es,i-enumeryaca fancy Asiiu
Articles, Trusses and Shoulder
Pttre Wines and Liquors for medical purposes
Paints, Oits, Varnuhes, DySluJi,
Letter-papor, Penit.Ink, Envelopes," Glass",
Putty, Carbon oil," Lamps and Chimneys.
Ftysicianj' prescriptions accurately com
pounaeu. noi jj
The Ohio Co. council, P. of H., win meet at
the Court-home, in Hartford, en the J7tfi day
of January, 1875, atlO o'clock a. nr. A II dole
gates are expected to attsad, ai there win b-
important business toalteoa-te.
By order of Bef retary, pro Uu.
STEPHEN WOODWARD; 0. A P.O.
' R. P. BERRY AN,
Coats, Pants and Vesta eat, made and r
paired la the but style at the lowest prices.
THE CROW HOUSE,
Opposite the Coertboaw
TAUGHT k HUDSON, .... Paorattoaau, .
Cootfortable rooms, prompt attention, .and. -w
prices. The travelinr bnhlla mo. reinaet.
tally invited to give ns a share opationage.
Every exertion made to render guests eoafort
Yauaht k Hudson also run a ilim tmttm u
day between Hartford and Beaver Data, morn
ing aad evening, connecting with all passen
ger trains on the L. P. k Southwestern rail
road. Passengers set down wherever they. de
sir. bo I Iv
JA3. A. TBOXAS, .
SCO. A. FLATT.
JA A. THOMAS efc CO.
Dealers in staple -aad fancy
Notions. Faner Soodi. Clalklnr. Rand and..
Shoes, Hat and Caps. A Urge assortment of '
these goods kept constantly en hand, and will
be sold at tha very lowest cash- price.
1. r. imarr, i. x, cas, w. aacxua.
m P. HURT k CI,
Corner Court Place aad Piccadilly street.
AU orders promptly executed. Special at
tention riven to orders by Biatl. Write for a
price list. Address
JRJB Job Printers,
" Hartford, Ky.
JOHN P. TRACY efc MO N.
UND E-R TAKERS,
Mapufaeturert and dealers in all kinds of
wooden eoBns, (rem the finest rose wood eaikat
to the cheapest pauper eofci.
iveep a nne nearso aiwaye nnaj io uni
Wagons , and Buggies,
constantly oa band or made to order. Partic
ular attention given to plow stocking:
J. F. YAGER,
Sale and Limy Stable,
I. desire to Inform the eitiseas of Hertord
andvlciulty thatl ampr,pard to firoiia Bad
die and Harness stock, isuggiesaaaeonveyaa
eea of all kinds on the most reasonable. terms.
Horses taken to reed or board by tb day, week
or month. A liberal share of patronage solid,
WM. M. Wlf il JAMB,
Hak and Capt,
Boots and Shoo.
Also dealert la
r 11 virw IftJ fUr i!LS- op xrena.nV '
for all kinds of copntry pmdaee. My motto
x titSutw,r mm ttnA imill nrofitJ Bol Iv
1 mw g -tf
For Salt a . m
.... V. fnllnwlnl.' rttalCA ltu ll
1IIU IW.twn, ... F " '
bearing interest .and' .welt seewred, via.
- ... Y .t Vi..l tnrtrr. 1
.11 W . . h a, f.m tr. fta Btat
oil cloth, for Ublo ( S 'ymrdi), 1 large elothe
basket, 1 marble top ceter table, 1 tip slop
i i. u Ln.v .. 1 .n. 1 nnntr
mill, I grate fenders, grate, 1 lot of window
blinds, 3 candle sticks,. J eh In a spittoons. I
.IT l.n 1 Mnl.n VflA. 1 MrdAQ
rak, I coffee pot, a lot of tin plates, pie and
cake pa'nsl patent washing machine, J patent
churn dasher, 1 meal selve, I cotton bed cord
1 pair coal grabs, 3 lard cans I pair are irotis,
1 pair counter scales, K barrel of salt, 1 bunch
cane to bottom chairs, t tin bucket, 1 set cane
bottom chairs, 1 dining-room chair, 2 stools,
2 fancy parlor screens mantles and grates, aad
several other articles too numerous to mention.
If these thine, are not sold at private -tale I
will sell atjmblic auction on Monday the 1st
day ef Fcbruarv, 1 875.
JOHN P. BARRETT.