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JOHN 1. I1AIUIETT CO.. Publisher.
WALLACE GRrCLI.r, Editor.
ii iirrroitD. omo couxtv, ky.
WEDNESDAY. JVI.X T. 1S75.
DCttOCRATIC STATE TICKET.
vf Madison county.
joiix v. r'Kitwooi.
of Warren county.
tiiomas "ii. .itoss.
ot JlcCrackcn county.
It. UOtVAlP SMITH.
of Owen county.
JAM IX V. TATE,
of Franklin county.
For Superintendent of Public Instruction,
II. A. JI. iiExnr.usox.
of Bourbon county.
For Rf gister of Land Office.
THOMAS I. MARCL'M.
of Lawrence county.
IV e bold it to be absolutely essential to tbe
preserrati in of the liberties of the citizen, that
the several States shall be maintained in all
(heir rights, dignity and equality, as the most
complete and reliable aaimnistrat'.on or tneir
own domestic concerns, and the surest bulwarks
against anti-republican tendencies. Every
attempt on the part of the Federal Government
. , i . . t
in exercise a power udl uvicgaicu 10 11 in me
Constitution, or to exercise a delegated power
in any manner not therein prescribed, is an act
of usurpation, demanding the instant and un
qualified condemnation of a people jcalons of
their liberties. And ire hold that any uncon
stitutional interference by the General Govern
ment with tbe local affairs of any State to any
extent or under any pretense whatever should
bo at once condemned by all classes of every
section of tbe Union, as all such acts tend to
the destruction of our Federal system and tbe
consolidation of all power in a centralized des
potism It is said, and pretty generally be
lieved, that women dress to worry them
telves and makcotlicr women unhappy.
Some one defines a real poet as "a
finger whose verses haunt your twi
lights." This is undeniably a good defi
nition. It includes the musquito and
,the Lcitchficld Herald' pet warbler.
TnnrtL arc ten thousand store clerks
in Kentucky whose salaries average five
dollars a week, but they couldn't part
their hair in the center and whisper in
church if they were working on farms
or at trades for two or three times the
An anecdote for thc"Lcitchfield Her-
aliFe poet: "Sir, you arc nogentleman,'
raid an irate person to Dr. Johnson,
"Arc you one?" asked the gruff old phi
losopher. "Yes, sir, I am," was the
response. "Then I am not," said old
Last Monday a McLean county
Granger, with the fingers of both hands
tightly clenched in his hair, rushed in
to Klein & Bro.'s hardware store, cry
ing out: "Here mister, I want a ra
ker, quidP "A hay-rake?" asked
George. "Hay-rakc h 1!" t-houted
the desperate customer, "Ircant a fine
Tue jury iu the Tilton-Bkeciiur
case have been discharged, it becoming
manifest tliat they would never come
to an agreement. This is a virtual con
demnation of Beecher, but he propos
es to run Plymouth Church all the same,
there being plenty of women connected
with it who are more than anxious to
take the place of Ei.i.vitirrii and re
spond to the "true inwardness" of their
A man up at Hartford awoke the other
night under the impression that the spir
its were tickling htm, but after a little pa
ttent investigation discovered a pioneer
bed-bug. Only this and nothing more.
There is something more, however.
It occurred here; the man came from
Callioon; he brought the vermin iu his
hair; and wc don't will 'cm bedbuj
up here, either.
The Courier-Journal of Suuday gives
the details of the assassination of the no
torious Willis Itcssio.L at Monterey,
Owen county, last Thursday night.
He was fitting in a room at his board
ing houe, about nine o'clock, reading,
with the door 'varltally open. The a
sassins stood off alwut twentv feet from
the door, where they had a good view
of their victim, and fired upon him with
a shot-gun, the charge, consisting of
Mug, taking effect on his head, shoul
der and upper portion of the IkxIv, pro
ducing wuunds from which he died
between eight and nine o'clock next
vioniiug. The murderers, Gniaaf
B.vitn and Gixxtci: Mni-'FKirr, as soon
io- they fired the dastardly shot, mount
til their horses and made goxl their
escape. This murder is but another
bloody epiVode of the feud between the
Walkers and Smoots. Owen county
would have been the winner in reputa
tion, and the State saved a round Mini
of money, if our disinterested advice of
three years ago had been followed, viz.:
To turn all parties concerned into a
field with orders to shoot each other to
ileath. After the extermination of one
ride, if there were any survivors on the
other fide then hang them to the ncar-
THE LEGISLATIVE CANVASS.
At the Sulphur Springs" pie-nic last
Saturday, Sam. E. Him., esq., of our
town, announced himself .i candidate
to represent Ohio county in the next
General Assembly. This throws the
canvass into a muddle from which the
County Democratic Committee mav
experience some difficulty iu extricating
the party, tlie election being so close nt
hand that it will be impossible to call
a convention, nominate Mr. Hill in
form, and send him out as the chosen
standard-bearer of the party to canvass
the county. Wc have had two candidates
in the field for several months one
formally nominated by the County
Council of his party, and the other
claiming to be an Independent, what
ever that is. Of course no one doubted
that the Radicals would place a cham
pion in the field, and now wc have him
in the person of Dr. Meadoh. The
regularly nominated candidate of the
Patrons of Husbandry, prior to his ad
hesion to the new party, was a Demo
crat, and, wc understand, claims still to
belong to the Democratic organization.
This claim, coupled with the fact that
he is a gentleman of irreproachable
character, will secure him the support
of many Democrats who would other
wise stand staunchly by a nominee.
As the case now stands, Mr. Hill has
no stronger claim upon the suffrages of
those Democrats who do not recognize
the Patrons as a political organization
than Mr. Hocker, from the simple
fact that, in the absence of a nomination
by a regularly constituted convention
of the party, one Democrat is as free to
offer for office as another. The Coun
ty Committee, whose duty it is to guard
the interests of the party, and prevent
such a state of affairs as at present exist,
has neglected that duty, and it doesn't
require much of a prophet to foretell
the result. Howe we do not count in
the race, as he has no following; Hill
and Hocker will divide the Demo
cratic vote; the Radicals will vote sol
idly for Meadoh, and that nag will
come out under the winning-string a
length or two ahead of the foremost of
his competitors. And the Democracy
of Ohio county will have their apathet
ic Executive Committee to thank for
being represented in the next Legisla
ture by a Radical.
P. S. Since the above was iu type
the candidates met (last Monday) at
the courthouse to discuss the issues be
fore the people. 'Squire Itowi: with
drew from the track, which leaves
Messrs. Hill and Hocker to divide
the Democratic vote, and thus assure
an easy victory to Dr. Meadoh, who,
notwithstanding the declaration of
leading Radicals to the contrary, is a
candidate, and whose name will be
put on the poll-books sis surely as elec'
tion day rolls around. They have con
cocted a neat scheme to distract and di
vide the Democracy that they may reap
victorv from our dissensions. Let us not
suffer ourselves to be hoodwinked bv
them. "Wc confess that we would have
preferred a fair and square stand-up
fight against all opposition. This could
only be done with an" hope for success
under the lead of a regularly nomina
ted candidate. It is too late for that
now. IJierc is but one wav left us to
frustrate the success of the cunningl
devised coup dc guerre of the enemy, and
that is if both HocKEit and Hill
continue oji the track for the Dcmoc
nicy, rcgardle-s of personal considera
tions, to concentrate their entire vote
upon that one of these two gentlemen
who presents the greatest show of
strength before the ieople. The tri
umph of the party and its principles
should be the first and vital considera
tion with us all.
Wallace Gruelle Xourls is the
name of a young gentleman who has
just made his enhance upon the stage
of life in Hardin county. He is rep
resented to us as being hale, hearty and
handsome. Wc congratulate the hap
ny parents upon their treasure. Wc
congratulate ourself upon the flatterin
compliment they have paid us. And
wc congratulate Master Xorris upon
his good luck in christening. Wc shall
watch his future career with interest
Wc prophesy great things of him. Wc
can see him, as we scan with prophetic
vision the vcais that will unroll lieforc
him, respected, happy and useful cit.
izcn, loved and honored by his country
men, progre-sing from one lofty po
sition to another, until we see him com
foi tably seated in "the Chair of State'
at the White IIoii!-c. And why not'
If a babe "cursed with the damnable
cognomenatioii" of Ulyssiss Slmp.-ox
can achieve the Presidency, what is to
mar the fortunes of one Insuring the mil
lilluous name of Wallace. Oiutelle,
each syllabic of which falls from the
tongue with thcputling.tinklnig.silvery
sound ot water dropping lrom a mimic
cascade into the pellucid pool of a sum
nier brook? At all events, god-son, we
hail thee, and.in the language of hones
old Rip Van Winkle, "Here V to your
good health: mav vou live long and
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THE PA D VCAII HERA LD REDIV-IVUS-A
We are in regular receipt of the Pa"
ducah Daily Herald, which has been re
vived by Col. John C. Noble, and
takes the place of the defunct Kentucl:
ian. Of course the Herald will become
a power in. the party, for Col. N. is
one of the foremost political writer in
the Suite. He hxs ever been an un
swerving Democrat, and proved liiin
self in many a hard-fought and desper
ate contest a fearless, sagacious and
trustworthy leader. Wc gladly wel
come him back to active service, and
hope in the years to come to march by
his side to many a glorious victory.
As wc hastily glance back to a quar
ter of a century ago, when we first
donned the editorial harness, of all who
then constituted "the fourth estate" in
Kentucky, John C. Xoble's battle-
scarred figure is the only one wc can
recognize of the "Old Guard" in the
ranks of to-day. Let's sec: Collins,
of the Maysvillo iiwc, is dead. . Pike,
of the Maysville Flag, is dead. Lind
sey, of the Mt. Sterling ttliig, is dead.
Wickliffe, of the Lexington Observer
& Remrter, is dead. Taylor, of the
Lexington Stalctman, went to St. Louis.
French, of the Georgetown Herald, is
dead. Lyle and Walker, of the Paris
Citizen, arc both dead. Atkinson, of
the Cvnthiana Acics, is dead. Camp
bell, of the Covington Journal, is dead
Finnell, of the Covington Regkler, is
dead. Zimmerman, of the Danville
Tribune, is out of the business. Gib
BONf, of the HarrodsbiirgU2ot((fr.Z)
is dead. Tanner, of the Frankfort
Yeoman, is dead. Morehead, of the
Frankfort Commomceatlh, is dead, and
Col. Hodges is out of the business.
Middleton, of the Shelbyville JYcirs,
is out of the business. Prentice,
Penn, and Harney, of the Louisville
press, are all dead. IIuTcnnN, of the
Henderson Reporter, is dead. Rue A,
of the Russellville Herald, is out of the
business. And so on down the entire
line. And of all the old familiar faces
of twenty-five years ago, that of Col
Noble is the only one that greets our
vision. And of all the political leaders
of that day, whoso plumes we all fol
lowed or opposed in the fight, but one
survives, the venerable Archie Dixon,
ot Henderson. Alack-a-day! time is
indeed a whirligig, and right glad are
wc that, witli all its changes, the Pa-
ducah Herald and its gallant editor, un
scathed and undaunted, arc still con
spicuous iu the vanguard of the army
of constitutional liberty.
A Callioon man, who doesn't belong
to the temperance society, found
twenty-four foot snake coiled around
his wife's neck the other night, as he
was about to get into bed. Springing
back he seized a chair and tried to
knock the serpent off. For the space
of half an hour the neighbors thought
they were manufacturing earthquakes
in that house. He rs confined to his
bed, and regales sympathizing visitors
with the particulars of an imaginary
wrestle with a mule's heels, while his
wife dances about the house with a
strip of court-plaster on her chin, a
springy step, sparkling eyes, and every
once in a while a motion of her elbows
as though she were about to flop her
wings and crow the cock-a-doodlc-doo
For the Herald.
not si: ci.eani.x;.
Out with the chairs! Out with the
beds, matrasses, steads and all! Take
down the pictures from the walls! Up
with the carpets! Blessed arc the women
who have no husbands hanging around
in the way, grumbling at the dust and
discomfort of house-cleaning time.
If men just had to clean houses once
wouldn't it learn them to be patient, and
make them lenient to delicate, nervous
women, who are irritable from over-work
and Fcold from too heavy a tax on nerve
and brain? I guess it would! If they
only had to clean out, dust, mop and put
to rights the presses, closets and ward
robes for an ordinary family, do you
think they could get everything lack iu
place again and keep in good humor all
These house-cleanings! What a world
of work and weariness thcivords suggest!
Dust, dust everywhere, pails and mops
and scrubbing brushes! So many things
to be aired! Furs, blankets and woolens
to be packed away! Trunks, chests and
drawers. herein sacred treasures arc
locked year after year, must be opened.
Keepsakes, garments that arc needed no
more, relics that take us back to the past.
Here is a dress that she used to wear.
We kiss it feilctitly as we lay it out. Kiss
it with a mibt of tears dimming our eyes!
Uere arc the cloves her dear hands, ncv
cr weary in well doing, had shaped! Th
slippers her weary feet wore last. Feet
that have climbed the beautiful hill
"Beyond the Itiver' where the green
pastures lie, and the still water llows be
side Our Father's house of many man
Here is nu auburn curl and a broken
ring, .twenty years ago they were put
away. Twenty yenra ago
"God's pitying angel
Looked upon us all, and loving her the mo&t,
Tvvkbn tou.nst bomo" .
I wonder if they call her Annie up
there? And here is a watch, still as the
eart which Btopped beating under it be
fore 1 was old enough to know the meali
ng of the word fatherless.
And here is a baby's silken curl! Lit
tle Willie .My head droops lower as
lay it back and take out the old fa
miliar gray-brown suit. Involuntarily I
stroke the sleeve. Each touch is a ca
ress a tender, lingering caress, with a
quick quiver of pain running up the arm
to the very hcartl Ah! how sharp tbe
pain grows! The tough tightens to a
clasp!" "Oh my boy!" Not in words.
No, no! A dry rattling in the throat,
with a strong effort to swallow something
which is choking, and the words which
would have been a wail are stilled! But
bent lower over the trunk, a face all
lrawn with weeoinir is buried in the
breast of that poor empty coat, and lips
that make no moan press passionate
kisses on the gray-brown garment which
four years ago covered a heart so tender
and true, so noble and pure, that angels
were sent to take him up where the pure
in heart see God!
Ah! mothers, Jsters, you know, you
who have been through many such
"There's not a fold howe'er attended,
But one dead lamb is there;
There's not a fireside, howe'er defended,
But has one vacant chair."
Shut the trunk. Close the drawer.
God knows it all. Wc would not bring
them hack. Not now. No, ro. There's
no house-cleaning up there. No tears.
Slip out quietly and bathe tbe red eyes.
Wash out the tear-stains. Smooth the
face. Hasten back and get thiugs to
rights, for supper-tiinc is coming, Such
Lebanon. Kv., June, 1873.
For the Hartford HcrnlJ.
"Backward,turn backward.Timc in your
flight," is a sentiment that often finds a
resting place in our hearts.
For the long ago, with its shadows and
lights mellowed by distance, is fairer and
sweeter than things which the present only
half reveal. How often wc hear it mur
mured: "If it could be as it was long ago,
how much happier would I be how dif
ferent would be my life! If I could but
recall my childhood, and live my life ovci
again, I would control my acts and deeds
so as to render the remainder of my days
happy and peaceful."
"We often bear the drunkard speak of
the long ago, as be reels from side to side.
In time past he was a noble and promis
ing youth, with everything in his favor,
and with but an effort he could have at
tained for himself happiness and honors
that arc well worth striving for. But,
poor, degraded wretch, he is cared for by
none; be is cast aside by every bystander,
and the finger of scorn is pointed at him
Often do wc sec the once loved and
cherished daughter sit and weep over the
long ago. How well can she remember
when, at the knees of a loving mother,
she was taught tbe firet lessons of life; and,
as she advanced in years, listened to
mother's good and cheering advice, and
the praise and honor of a noble father.
Now she sits lone and weary, dreaming
over the long ago, and of the sad time
when the last ties that bound her heart to
earth were severed, and when.by the grave
of the dearest object to her on earth, she
touched the bands that were clasped in
death, and pressed a last kiss on that brow
which was eo cold and pale. Now she is
as it were, on the stormy ocean of time,
left to battle with its waves and reefs and
Thus we often bear some afflicted one
murmur, as he lies upon his bed of pain
dreaming over his misspent life aud hi:
childhood days which were passed in idle
ness. Aud now he only asks for his youth
back again, that he may improve his time,
and "make his acts most potent for good.'
But cau his youth be restored ? The an
swer is emphatically, No!
The days of the Long Ago arc now ob
6cure. Ihey have passed lrom us. nut
how easy in fancy to wander back, and
imagine ourselves almost as wc were i
the past; and whether our lives have been
spent profitably or not, whether we can
reflect back upon the long ago with pleas
ure or sorrow, Memory, one of the great
est gifts that God has bestowed upon man
will stand before us with the past stam
ped upon its every feature. A. E. W.
Canisyville, Kv., June, 1S75.
For the Hartford Herald.
The Wnmlcriiig Judge.
South Cauroli.ton, Kr., July 5.
Editor Heralp: In Louisville Central
Park, it so happened that we observed
man who- assumed the appearance of
Hartford Judge. We said a man well
he did have some ot the features of a man
but be more resembled a brewery, for his
beer capacity is unsurpassed by a hogs
The Judge had a couple of kegs of his
favorite "picnic water" emptied iuto his
elephantine stomach, and then began to
Eensibly realize the beat of the day. Ap
proaching some of his more experienced
"puss-gut" friends, he asked if beer ever
clabbered and "went back on a fellow?
They replied that it would ferment and boil
over if exposed to excessive heat. Where
upon the Judge purchased a hogshead of
ice-water and had his unlimited bowels
well bathed, and then took lone passage
on a street-car for Hambcrgcr's, to get
further information in regard to hisstom
ach. Having returned from the Park, we
felt a curiosity to know the result of th
two kegs of beer, and followed the Judge'
footsteps to Hambcrger's. There bat th
Judce. niakins a btrance noise. I first
thought he was braying for Will Hay
celebrated jack. This seemed perfectly
natural to him. It next seemed that he
was imitating that renowned goat. One
would have thought him a "Billy" by
birth, his mimicry was so perfect. We
ftcrwards learned that the Judge only
had one of those severe cases of hiccoughs
that wc have on certain occasions. We
ritly hope the Judge has recovered from
the hiccoughs, and especially from that
nervous debility which caused him, at
Millwood, on Saturday, to overturn the
plate from which a South Carrollton Pro
fessor was enjoying a delicious dinner.
Judge we hope we may meet again on
St. John's day, and dine together once
more at Millwood.
The South Carrollton Professor.
I'lCO-U A SUHSfKIHEK.
Two Miles West of McTIenrt, 1
Ohio Co., Ky., June 28. f
Editor Herald: Having seen nothing
in vour valuable paper from this vicinity,
I will try in my feeble and awkward man
ner to write something about the pros
pects of the crops, if you think it worthy
place in your columns.
Corn, wheat and oats look fine. The
wheat is nearly all ripe enough to har
vest. One or two crops were harvested
last week, and, if we don't have too much
raiu, everybody in this neighborhood
will get done this week. If it continues
wet, as it has done for two weeks, it will
njure wheat in the shock.
Corn is growing very fast, and the
weeds equally as fast for it has been too
wet to plow for some time, and the weeds
have got a very good start of some of our
The rain on last Monday night washed
the ground considerably, and swept every
fence "clear and clean" wherever there
was a branch. It was the most rain
that was ever known to fall in one night's
time in this neighborhood. It was an
eight inch rain.
Your paper is a welcome visitor every
week to me, and I hope when times get
better to get up a club.
Last Sabbath we had the pleasure of
hearing an elegant sermon delivered by
E. V. Tbipps, at the Central Grove
Schoolhouec, near E. Millers.
BY virtue of an order of the Ohio County
Conrt, made nt the July term, 1875, of said
Court, tbero will bo polls opened in
DISTRICT SO. C, (ELLIS'),
DISTRICT NO. 11, (DAUTLETI'S),
Ohio county, on tbe first Monday in August,
IS" j, to elect a Constable in each of said Dis
tricts, to Gil vacancies cau:ed by tbe failure of
the Constables elect to qualify. Uiren under
my hand this 6th day of J uly, 1875.
nZTte 1. J. Sill 1 11, s.u.u.
Xolnkrllir Sense oT the I'enple ortliln
State nn to llic l'roprlrty oft'till-
lllKni fiiiiTiiiiiiii iu itewte
Whereas, It is represented to the Gen
eral Assembly that many ot the good cit
izens of this (Jommonwcalili do verilv be
lieve that experience has pointed out the
necessity of calling a Convention with the
view oi amending tnc uonstitution oi tins
Sec. 1. Be it enacted by the bcncral As
sembly vf the Commonwealth of Kentucky,
:. ci.n l. ,1... r l.o yi.o-Iirj
iiinb lb QIIUII I IV IIUIJ VI ll fcjllWlllu
and other returnins olticers, at the next
general elections to be held for Keprsenta-
tives after the passage ol this act, to open
a poll for and make a return to the Secre
tary ot the btatc tor the time being ol the
names of all citizens entitled to vote for
Iteprcsentnives who have voted for call-
ins a Convention.
Sec. 2. Be it further enacted, That any
Sheriff or other returning officer failing
to perform the duty according to the pro
visions Ul llic iirab Bctuuu ui una uli, Biiau
be subject to a line ol six hundred dollars
to be recovered by indictment by any
court having jurisdiction thereof, and also
be subject, upon conviction of such tail
ure, to removal lrom ottice.
Sec 3. Be it further enacted, that
shall be the duty of the Secretary of State
to have advertised this net in the columns
of one weekly newspaper in every county
ot this btate lor two consecutive weej;i
immediately urccedins the election here
in, aud in one of the daily ncivspaperd of
the city of Louisville for thirty days im
mediately preceding the election. Pro
vided, however. There is no weekly news
paper iu auv one or more counties of this
Commonwealth in which said advertise
ment can be made, it is made bis duty to
have posted a printed copy of said lull, in
handbill form, at the court-house door of
such counties, for at least two consecutive
weeks preceding said election.
Sec. 4. Be it further enacted, That th
Public Printer shall, upon a separate leaf
or sheet, print ten thousand copies ol this
act, and deliver them to the Secretary of
State, who shall send seventy-live copies
ol the same to the clerk oi llie-county
court of each county in the Mate at the
time of forwarding the acts of the dener
nl Assembly, and said clerks shall de
liver the same to the sherills ot their sev
Sec. 5. Be it further enacted, That it
Bball be the duty of the clerks or judges
conducting the t-aid general election to
propound distinctly to each voter the fol
lowing interrogatory: "-Do you vote for
calling a convention or not?' And if he
answers in the affirmative, his name
shall be recorded as having voted for
calling a Convention.
Sec. 0. Be it further enacted, That it
shall be the duty of the Assessors of tax
to open a column in their Assessor) books,
and enroll therein the name of each citizen
entitled to vote tor Keprescntative for the
year 1875; and they shall be governed in
all cases, in ascertaining who is entitled
to vote by the laws then in force to pre
vent illegal voting; and this column, writ
ten in a fair and legible hand, shall be
transmitted with the Assessors' books to
the Auditor, who shall make out a copy
thereof, and depositc the same in the of
fice of the Secretary of State for the time
being, who shall traiibmit the same to the
next Legislature, as a list of those who
are-entitled to vote for Keprcsentativc?,
in order that the Legislature may have
the means to ascertain whether a majori
ty of the citizens of the State entitled to
vote for Heprescntatives hae voted for a
Sec. 7. He it further enacted. That U
hall be the duty of each Assessor of tax
who shall be in ollice in the ycar!875, as
soon as he shall be advised of the passage
of this act, to go before a justice of the
peace and take the following oath: I do
solemnly swcarl will, to the best of my skill
and judgment, fairlv ascertain the num
ber of qualified voters in the district in
which I was elected for tbe year 1875.
and report the same, with roy book made
as Assessor of tax, before the first day of
Sec 8 Be it further enacted: That the
Assessors of tax may, and they are hereby
required to examine on oath any person
in relation to his right to vote for Repre
sentatives, wuen lie has doubts as to his
right to vote; and any person who shall
knowingly swear falsely before the asses
sor, and shall therefore be convicted, shall
te subjected to all the pains and, penalties
of the crime of perjury.
Sic 9. Be it further enacted, That the
assessor shall write "sworn" opposite the
name oi eacu person who may be sworn
Sec 10. Be it further enacted. That it
shall be the duty of the Public Printer to
print five hundred conies of the seventh.
eighth and ninth sections of this act im
mediately after its passage, and deliver
them to the Secretary of State for the
time being; who shall transmit them
forthwith to the county clerks, to be de
livered by them as soon as possible to the
assessors oi tax lor the year lS7a.
By authority of the General Assembly.
vj. w. ukaddock, Secretary oj State.
Approved December ISth, 1873.
a. c. JIEEHILL
MEKKIIiL & HART,
No. 172 Main Street, between Fifth ani Sixth,
The undersigned would respectfully an
nounce to the citizens of Ohio county, that
tney are now prepared to ito all kinds of
at their new shop in Hartford. Tbev hare se
cured tho services of a competent workman to
and they guarantee satisfaction, both as to
work and rsiccs, in all cases. They wiu
WAGONS AMD BUGGIES,
and will make and furnish
COFFINS AND BURIAL CASES
at the lowest possible prices. Call and see us
boforo engaging your work elsewhere.
nnd satisfaction cuaranteed By close applica
tion to business we nope to merit the support
of our friends, MAUZY 4 HURT.
Jan. 20, 187.. ja201y
A government land warrant fur services ren
dered in the war ot 1812, for 160 acres of land
For further information apply to J. M
Rogers, Reaver Dam, Ky., or John P. Bairett
Z. WAYNE GRIFFIN.
Drug, Medicines and Cftemtctd,
Fine Toilet Soaps, Fancy Hair and Tooth-
ilrusu es, reriumery ana fancy xoiiet
Articles, Trusses and Shoulder
Pure Wines and Liquors for medical purposes
Paints, Oils, Varnishes, Dye'Stuffs,
Letter-paper, Pens, Ink, Envelopes, Glas
rutty, vamon on, ljainps ana vnimueys.
Physicians' prescriptions accurately com
pounded, nol ly
JAS. 1. TUOIIAS, Ur.O. A. FLATT.
JAM. A. THOMAS A CO.
Dealers in staple and fancy
Notions. Fancy Goods, Clothing, Boots an
Shoes, Hats and Caps. A large assortment of
these goods kept constantly on hand, and will
be sold at tho very lowest casu price,
.Plain solid 18-kt. Gold Engagement an
Wedding Rings furnished to order promptly;
also Set Rinc-s. with Amcthist. Garnet. Topai
Moss Agate, Pearl or Diamond settings. Plain
Gold 18-kt. Uincs from $3 to $15 each. In or
dering, measure the largest joint of the finger
you desire fitted with a narrow piece of paper.
and send us the paper. We inscribe any name,
motto, or date free of charge. Rings sent by
mail on receipt of price, or by express, with
bill to collect on delivery of good. Money
may bo sent safely by Express, Post-olEco
Money Order, or Ilegistcreu setter.
Refer to George W. Bain.
C. 1'. BARNES Bro..
Jewelers, Main (t.,bt. tUh i7th, Louisville. K
Wanted to borrow $3,000 for two or three
years, for which ten per cent, interest will be
paid payable semi-annually note to be due
if interest is not promptly paid", and will se
cure tbe lender by a mortgage on real estate;
ani as an additional security win give mm to
bold as collateral real estate lien notes worth
at least $C.OOO. Address "MONEY," care
Herald office, Hartford, Ky.
A house and lot in Beaver Dam, containin
on aero paled in. a comfortable bouse wit
four rooms, a good stable with five stalls and
corn-crib, a good young orcharu ol pcac
nmile and cherry trees, in all about seventy
fivo trees, selected fruit. The place has a well
of never rauios water, l mil sen on reason
able tvims. Mrs. E. L. BARCLAY
Louisville, Fadnrah fc Saulhweslrrn.
The down train for Padaeah leaves Lonii.
ill, daily except Sunday at 3:30 a. taond ar
Cecilian Junction at
Grayson Spring at
1 1:45 s. m.
12:25 p. m.
Millwood at (Dinner)
Bearer Dam at
Oirensbom Junction at
riortonville Jnnetion at
Tbe up train for Lanisrilla leaves FiJnnl,
daily except Sunday at 4 a. m. and arrives at
Kortonvillo Junction at 8:05 a. ra.
Greenville at 8,33
Oirensboro Junction at 9:15 "
Roekport at g:4i "
Bearer Dam at 10:15 "
Leichfield at 12:10 p. m.
Grayson Springs 12:25
BigCllftyat (Dinner) 12:45
Cecilian Junction at 1:45
Louiarille at 4:35
Hartford i connected with tbe railroad at
Beaver Dam by stage line twice a day.
These trains connect with Elixabethtowa it
Cecelian: with Owensboro at Oweaaboro
Junction, and with Eraniville, Henderson and
nuntine at ortonville.
D. F. Wbitcoub, Superintendent.
Evnnsvllle, Owensboro XasliTill.
The Mail and Aeeommodation trains ara ran
by the following time-table:
Owensboro at 6.00 a M 8 00pm
Sutherland's 6.28 " 7J5 "
Crow's 636 " 7.27
Lewis' 6.48 " 7.16 "
Riley's - 7.00 7.05
Tichenor's 7.10 " 6.55 "
LivermoreD. 7.20 " 6.45 "
Livermoro 7.25 " 6.40 "
Island 7.37 " 6.29
Stroud'i 7.48 " 6J7 '
8. Carrollton 8.08 " 5.57 "
L.P.iS.W.Cros'g 8.20 " 5.45
L.PJtS.W.Dsp. 8.25 5.40 "
Owensboro at 2.00 p m 12.00 a m
Sutherland's 2.30 " 11 "4
Crow's 2.48 " 11.14 "
Lewis' 3.02 " 11.00
Riley's 3.16 " 10.46
Tichenor's 3.30 " 10.32 '
Livermore D. 3.44 " 10.18 "
Livermoro 3 49 " 10.13 "
Island 4.02 " 9.58 "
Stroud's 4 17 " 9.44 " "
S. Carrollton 4.40 " 9.20
L.P.AS.W.Cr'g 4.55 " 9.05 ' .
L.PJtS.W.Dep. 5.00 " 9.00 "
Trains run daily, Sandays excepted.
R. 5. TKIi LKxT, jen'l
HARTFORD LOD4JE, XO, 12, I.O.G.T.
Meets reirularly every Thursday evenlne ia
Tatlor's Hall. Transient members of tho
Order are cordially invited to atteod.
B. P. BEKKYMaN, W. C T.
WlLlir Lewis, W. Secy.
1875 AGAIN ! 1875
Continies forth present year its liberal ar
rangement, wnereoy, on too 3ist or December,
187?, it will distribute impartially among it,
in presents, comprising greenbacks and nearly
one thousand useful and bcaatifal articles.
The Conner-Journal is a long-establishesT
live, wide-awake, progressive, newsy, brighc
and spicy paper.
No other paper offers such inducements to
subscribers' and club agents. Circulars with
full particulars and specimen eopies sent freu
lerms, $zoo a year ana liberal oners to ciuds.
Daily edition $12. Pustace prepaid on all
papers without extra charge. Address
IV. Ii, UA1.MMA.-I,
President Courier-Journal Company
New Goods! Mew Goods!
L. ROSENBERG & BRO.
SPRING AND SUMMER
Every department ia our stock ia fall and our
prices ara uown 10 ma
We are confident that no other house will do
as well by you as ours. We respectfully so
licit an examination 01 our
GOODS AND PRICES
before making your spring purchases, belier
ing that it will pay jou to do so. - no!5 tf
Are in receipt of a large and well-selected stock
of standard and seasonable goods, such as
LADIES' DRESS GOODS,
GENTS' YOUTHS' CLOTHING,
HATS AND CAPS,
BOOTS AND SHOES,
DRILLINGS 4 SHEETINGS,
BLEACHED & BR. DOMESTICS.
and everything usually kept in well-regulated
dry goods houses.
tOOK AT thin:
rnllrots from 7 te 9 en BleaeHed
mill Brown Cottons from Jo 13 crn!;
nnd all other goods equally low.
Call, examine and price our fabrics. Ko trou
ble to show goods. Remember the place.
.Security and Indemnity.
CAPITAL, $10,000,000 GOLD
Cash Assets, ovb $12,000,000 Golp.
Casu Assets in U. &, 1,837,084 Gold.
Losses paid without discount, refer to Kthcon
dition of Company's policy.
BARBEE Jt CASTLEMAN, General Agents,
DA n RETT a nno., . -"