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OTTAWA, ILL., SATURDAY, AUGUST 2, 1890.
LIVERY Al FEED STABLI
AND HACK LINE.
.60. TELEPHONIC 16a
Would rapectffllT announce to the cttlieni of Otttwi
ud vicinity that be ha one of the cholreat Livery
Btocki In toe city, at tbe City Biablea, aucb a
The Latest Styles of Hooks,
Carriages and Buggies,
& - .u ... .... UaaMaa 117 aA A I t VI
wv let mi pnc w .uiv ids uuito. 1 1'' i " -rnneralt,
Plcnica, Ac. .uppllea with (HkxI Kim on ihon
notice. Funerala la tbe country or adjolntta towni
Sromptly attended to. l'erwmi taken to or from tM
epota. or to the country, night or day.
OTKenieniber the place On Madlmn atreet,eat 01
I aut, ene block weat of new court nmiae.
Ottawa Ken. 1884 Hh.TI'B WAN.
Get prices elsewhere and you
will be convinced that you can
save from 25 to 50 per cent, by
buying anything in the musical
Great Race Meeting
OF OTTAWA, ILL.
AUGUST 511, fill, 111 8th
2- year-olds and under, stake
2:.'5.1 pace, nurse 4K)
2:'2( trot, purse 4(MJ
i mile heats, running, add ... 100
4-year-olds and under, stake. . .$200
3:00 trot, purse 400
2:34 trot, purse 400
Mile dash, running, add 100
3- year-olds and under, stake. . .$200
Free-for-all pace, purse 400
2:30 trot, purse 400
I mile heats, running, add 100
3:00 pace, guarantee purse $400
Free-for-all trot, purse 400
2:4." trot, purse 400
II mile novelty running:, add. . 100
Over 200 Entries.
A few of the many fast ones that
will appear on the track are Charlie
Frel, 2:1.)I: Elmonarch. 2:17i : Edwin
C, 2:13: Tura Franklin, 2:181 : lied
Davis, 2:18; March. 2:2('. ; Nobby,
2:111; Belle Vara, 2:25; l'rince. 2:2fU :
Nellie V., 2:201 : J'.assenger liny, 2:241:
Pilot T.ift, 2:10i: H. li., 2:191 : Kitty
C, 2:171: lietty Jones, 2:1!1 ; Hecko
Hentrich's Band will furnish music
every day. Special musio
for the occasion.
GREAT RUN'ING RACE
. Each Pay.
Excursions will be given on all nil
roads leading into Ottawa.
L. W. 1 1 ESS, Sec y.
C. J. IRION, Pres.
She was Completely Cured.
A daughter of my customer suffered
from suppressed menstruation, and
her health was completely wrecked.
At mv suggestion she used one bottle
of Brad field's Female Regulator,
which cured her. J. W. Hellcms,
Water Valley, Miss.
Write the Pradtleld Reg. Co., At
lanta, Ga., for particulars. Sold by
Thuraility, Julv 31, 1HOO.
('mod day for a Holiday.
"I take but two shirts out with tmvind
1 man not to sweat extraordinarily."
11. Jli nry I I., 2.
Percy Hall Is home from Sheldon.
Iowa, on a vacation.
Miss Sadie Adams, of Marseilles, Is
the guest or Ottawa friends.
Circuit Clerk Johnson has begun
work on his new house In Coombs' ad
dition. Miss Addie Jones will spend the
month of August in the east, studying
Miss Nellie Wendel left yesterday
for Hroken liow, Neb., to spend one
month with relatives.
(Jus 1 Sail sch le left yesterday for Bar
bour, "Wis., where he will join Peach
& Powers' minstrel troupe.
M. It. Mitchell haslet the contract
for his new house on Cass street to Mr.
Jeffrey. It will be a neat two-story
house in cottage style.
Win. Ilenimerle leaves to-day for the
southern part of the state, where he
has engagements to run several foot
races. He will return in two weeks.
Mr. C. K. Tryon, who has been quite
dangerously il'l at times during t lie
past two weeks, is now recovering and
will soon be out again, his friends will
be glad to know.
It is very probable that band con
certs will be given at the court house,
on the north balcony, once each week,
commencing next Tuesday evening.
Mrs. John Connors, aged sixty years
an inmate of the cohnty house, fell on
the street crossing near the First Na
tional Pank yesterday afternoon and
sustained a serious sprain in the left
Two cows belonging to Mrs. J. F.
Herrick were struck by a train on the
Hock Island road at Twin Pluffs cross
ing last Tuesday and seriously injured.
One of the animals had the two front
legs cut off and had to be killed. The
other had one leg broken but will re
Miss Alice Harrison, of Streator,
and Mr. Joseph 11. Ash bee, of this city,
were united in marriage at the First
M. E. church at 8 o'clock last evening
bv llev. N. (). Freeman. Mr. Ashbee
is employed as bar tender at the Clif
ton Hotel sample rooms, ana nas
many friends in Ottawa who extend
congratulations to himself and bride.
Frl.lny, AiiKUKt int, I81IO.
Miss Carrie Piergue is visiting at
Miss Mary Cline. of La Salle, as the
guest of Ottawa friends.
P. C. Harr, postmaster at La Salle,
was in Ottawa yesterday.
Art Evans came down from Chicago
yesterday to visit his parents.
Win. Ravrnond is the father of a
baby boy. It weighs just ten pour: -
Major Widmer left yesterday i
few days business trip 'at Lacon and
George A. Posworth. a prominent
lirooktield farmer, was in this city
Miss Eva Shinn has returned home
to Streator after a very pleasant visit
Pev. C. A. Heusser assumed charge
of the Catholic pastorate at Pradford,
ill., last Sunday.
The Keating Hotel on North La
Salle street, is being remodeled to the
extent of a new root.
The infant child of Mr. and Mrs.
Weigand, west Ottawa, died yesterday
morning and was buried in the after
noon. Postofiice Inspector West, of Chica
go, has been in Ottawa the past few
days looking up the bonds of some of
"Uncle Sam's'1 hirelings throughout
Charles Peterson and a companion
from Earlville, were thrown from a
buggy, in a runaway on Lafayette
street yesterday and escaped with a
few scratches and bruises.
The plans for P. J. Gillen's new res
dence on Illinois avenue, have been
completed and are in the hands of the
contractors, who are tlguringon them.
The contract will probably be let with
in one week and work will be com
menced at once.
Mrs. Plant, mother of Mrs. T. P.
Catlin, who has made her home
here, was reported last evening to
be dangerously and probably fatally
ill at the Catlin residence on the north
liluiT. Mrs. Plant was not expected to
live a, latest report.
Officer George Fischer, while step
ping alniard a moving street car, at the
corner of Main and Clinton streets,
last evening, lost his balance and was,
by the motion of the car, thrown upon
his face, larcerating his nose and fore
head. He will le unable to report for
duty for a day or two, as he also suf
fers from the shock received in falling.
Engine No. 412 was thrown from the
track near the "(j" depot at 11 o'clock
yesterday morning. The accident was
caused bv a wheel catching on the
point of the switch near Main street.
The engine plowed its way through
the earth for fifty feet or more, clear
ing the street. Two freight cars were
attached to the engine at the time but
these kept the track. A special came
in from Streator and the engine was
running again by 2 p. ni.
Miss Metta Titus and Mr. Charles
Lorentz, both of this city, were mar
ried In Chicago one week ago yester
day and are now spending their
honeymoon on the lakes. They will
return in a few weeks and reside in
Ottawa. The groom Is 1 years old
and the bride is two years his junior.
It is understood that the girl's par
ents objected to the marriage, but it
was of little avail, as the young folks
went away and were quietly married.
Mr. C. P. Chapman, of the law firm
of McDougall Nc Chapman, has been
apiHiinted commlssior.ei of the U. S.
Circuit Court for the northern dis
trict. The appointment was made by
Judge Blodgett, of Chicago, and Mr.
Chapman begins his duties to-morrow.
He will have jurisdiction over
half the etate: that is, in all counties
north of McLean county. The duties
of the office are very light. The com
missioner Is supposed to take acknowl
edgements of bail and affidavits.
A OuikI ritir.en Culled Home.
Thomas Kulin. a resident of Grand
Rapids towiifhlpfor a number ot vears,
dietl at an early hour Thursday morn
ing after an illness of ten days. He
was lif) years old, and death was caused
by inflammation of the bowels. A
wife and eight children, live sons and
three daughters are left to mourn his
loss. The funeral will take place to
day. Services will be held in the Cath
olic church at Grand Rapids and the
body will be brought to this city and
interred in the Ottawa Avenue ceme
tery. Mr. Kuhn was quite well known
in Ottawa and In fact throughout the
county. He came here at an early day
and a friend once made was a friend
forever. The family has the sympa
thy of the community.
I. up Hunter.
Sharer, the harness man, is now sell
ing 5A lap robes at ui astonishingly
The LaSalle Hi publican isn't over
pleased that the iron used in the La
Selie and Peru electric railway is
"second hand that has been used in
the. streets of St. Louis for some time
being replaced by other iron adapted
for cable cars instead of horse cars.
So we get it. It will doubtless out
last the present generation of LaSalle
inhabitants, and the cars will run
just as fast and smoothly as if the
iron were new, but its use in taeiie
entails a strain on municipal pride
that is a little hard to bear. The
case would not be so bad if the mate
erial came from Chicago instead of
All work we sell is manufactured in
Ottawa At Gay & Sox's.
Wilson & Gerding,
Py their skill and fair wording,
Have won a name
High up in fame,
That is lauded by judges or art.
Special sale of watches during insti
tute, at special prices, at R. H. Trask's.
John Evans, a farmer "down on
Sandy," not far from Wenona, recent
ly found that a spring on his place by
which he set great value, was failing.
"Last Tuesday," says the Jinks,"' he
had a hole bored: when down about
eleven feet the auger was taken out
and the water came up with a rush, a
pump stock was put down, the top of
which stands about four feet above
the surface. The water forces itself
out of the top of the pump stock and
there is every appearance of an un
limited supply. M r. Evans lias surely
found a bonanza in the way of a water
supply. splendid, cold, spring water
W Shoo Flv,
Shaefer, the harness maker, is dis
counting any man in La Salle county
on fly nets. They are daisies and
Having had several head of stock in
jured by sportsmen, Win. DutHeld has
given public notice that fishermen
and hunters will not hereafter be al
lowed on his premises, and trespas
sers will be punished.
Go to Shaefer's and buy one of those
new stable sweepers just the thing
"fnrM:irv Ann " flip riernitv II. S.
Collector at La Salle, came off with
flying colors in his encounter with the
Aurora police officers who ejected him
from the race grounds at that place.
He took them before Commissioner
Hoyne at Chicago on a charge of inter-
forlriLf with :i It. S. nltlferin the dis
charge of his duty. The officers find
ing inai iney were in a lair way in
get into serious trouble humbly apolo
gized to the irate official, declaring
they did not know his business, upon
which the case was dismissed.
Puckbnards and spring wagons at
low prices At Gay Son's.
Tickets for the races at Mitch's.
They have a crazy Frenchman in
jail at liloomington who is somewhat
of a phenomenon. Among ot her feats,
he takes several cakes of ordinary
washing snap, mixes them into a mass
and models most exquisite figures with
his fingers. He has made a statue of
Washington and two or three allegor
ical works that are wonders. He is
evidently a sculptnrnf much ability.
Sun era and HiikK1'.
If you want a fine surrey or buggy
call on Joidan Hamilton. Their
stock is the largest, best and cheapest
in the city.
Those flue lap roles at Shaefer's.
Thev will discount anything in the
county for the price or style.
Every vehicle fully warranted that
you buy of Gay A: Son.
Really the IVtatnnica creek upon
the Wisconsin Imrder. is In-ginning to
excite temple by Its rieh yield as a
pearl fishery. On Wednesday, says a
dispatch, Charles Ellis found a jiearl
which he sold to an expert buyer for
t00, and a Tiffany and Smith man
from New York, gave a cheek for
I120U for it.
Our C. O. D. price on shoes is what
moves them. J. Mm. aim. v.
Hood Time Made ly the Green lloraea at
the Track Wedneoriay,
The race track at the Driving Park
was alKiut (i seconds slow and this was
due to the dust which was fully three
Inches deep. For the past week, It
has been almost Impossible for a horse
to get a foothold and consequently It
was useless to attempt to get a good
showing from any of the flyers. The
city steamer pumped water from the
feeder Wednesday and the track was
thoroughly soaked. From s until 10
o'clock the tiyers were kept speeding
and very good time was made. The
majority are green horses but are also
Raven Girl, owned by H. J. Gillen,
and Siva, owned by Win. Storniont,
each trotted a heat in 2:4.
Pocahontas Maid trotted a mile in
2:3!tJ, with but one skip.
The phenomenal two-year-old colt,
Nitre, owned by the Palmer Stock
Farm at PrairieCe.itre, is reduclnghis
record as a pai'cr, every day. One
week ago he went a half mile in 1:2S
and yesterday paced one mile in 2:431.
The race between Nitre, Siva and Ra
ven (Jirl was exciting and hotly con
tested. Nitre had the poll and lead
at the first half. The race down the
homestretch was a most beautiful one,
Nitre and Siva coming in neck and
neck. Nitre won the heat bv a short
head. Time, 2:431. This Is remarka
ble time considering the fact that this
horse Is not yet two years old.
The remnants left over at Hull's
from the last two weeks' closing sale
will be sold the coming week at mere
nothing compared with former prices.
You cannol afford tiPmiss a chance at
them. Head their "ad" to-day.
A CurloiiM Find.
In sinking the wi ll at Mrs. Henry's,
East .Ottawa, Mr. Wallen met with a
curiously located deposit of fire clay
and gravel. It was struck when the
drill was well into the limestone rock
which covers the water bearing sand
rock. The deposit or pocket was
about 20 feet thick and was so trouble
some to the drill, and threatened such
injury to the well that before proceed
ing further a casing was sent down to
act as the walls of the well. Usual y
this limestone is unbroken through
the entire stratum, and this we be
lieve is the first break in it that has
yet been struck. And it is not a little
curious to strike tire clay in such a lo
A fine top buggy, our own manufac
ture, for $75, At Gay Son's.
Weston, the drug man, is still in
the lead in selling wall paper and es
pecially on remnants, the style of
paper, the " almnst-nothing-iii-price,''
have taken large numbers there this
week and will until every inch of the
paper is sold.
Weston, the druggist, is selling rem
nants of wall paper lower than you
ever knew them to be sold. They will
all be closed out in ten days.
Tickets for the races at Mitch's.
About, two miles of tin track of the
Peru-La Salle electric street railway
have been laid -f mm Water street,
Peru, to the Illinois Central depot
arid the cars, which are on their way
from St. Louis, are expected to be
running by August 1.
Gay & Son, manufacturers of fine
carriages. A colored boy named Harry John
son, employed as a porter on one of
the Wallace clrciisdining cars, having
laid down by the side of his car anil
gone asleep with his arm across the
rail, the car was moved forward by
another car coming dnwn the switch,
and the boy's arm was cut off between
the wrist and elbow. The arm had
to be amputated at the elbow, and the
boy was taken to the hospital at
Tickets for the races at Mitch's.
Buy vehicles from home manufac
turers and get. the best
At Gay & Son's.
The Streator Methodists art! making
big preparations for their ten days'
camp meeting at Villa Park, com
mencing to-day. They have erected a
large tabernacle and other tents, also'
a large boarding hall. They are snar
ing no pains or money, says the .Moni
tor, to make the 'grounds convenient
and beautiful and the meeting a suc
cess. The best of pulpii. talent, has
been engaged from abroad to attend
throiiuh the ten days camp and a
chorus choir of 3n or 40 voices will
help the congregation do the singing.
I'll in pa.
A new line of wood, iron and force
pumps has just been received at .'r
dan ' Hamilton's. Call and see the
stock before purchasing.
Rcmcmlier we have reduced prices
nn all our work. Gay Son.
Cnrney Pros., of Marseilles, who-.-coal
shaft was recently burned out,
were grieved that a valuable mule left
in it must have dietl of suRlcatinti.
What was their relief, however, on tie
cending into the shaft to find that
after fifteen days confinement in bad
air without foid the mule was still
alive and appcarently all right!
Toil buggies from tT.l.ou tn lon.K) at
Gay ,v Sin's.
Tickets fnr the races at Mitch's.
Werner, the Madison street sh(H
man, is closing out his stock at cost.
See Trask's window di-play and get
his special prices on watches.
THK MAR MKT IS DOWN.
- LEMONS -
NEW JAPAN TEA
80c. JAPAN TEA I'OR
W. C. RIALE & CO.
The coming week, owing to the
two weeks' sale just closed at
Hull's, a large lot of Remnants will
be sold at mere nothing all desir
ablebut they have got to go re
gardless of price or value. They
will be a pleasant surprise to you.
Is hading all others on the sale of fly j
nets. It is not, altogether t he extra
quality but the low price that is doing
Tickets for the races at Mitch's
Farmers should be on the lookout
Cur tlii tilfivi'shiirv sh:micr that, is now
abroad in the laud. He loans one of
his plowshares to a farmer and taKesa
receint for it to be returned when be
calls the next time. The receipt
turns up very soon In the shape of a
tirnmissnrv nnte and the aircnt does
not call for the plowshare.
Py buying your new buugy at Jnrdan
The new LaSalle daily the Jiilmin,
comes to us for the first time to-day,
the initial number having been issu
ed on Thursday. It is a very hand
somely printed seven column paper
the size of the Fiti:i-: Tit ii-:it. and
promises to be as useful as creditable
to the "zinc city."
Our 2.h dnngnla button bunts are
the LEA PEPS of the county.
J. Mm; u i in.
Now 14 lour ( liMiire.
Only a few more names wanted to
complete the 22d watch club at R. 11.
Lacon has a Lime Kiin Ciub. in im
itation of that which has obtained
such renown through the iMroit Fm
'r.".". Lately the 7"i Joihiml says,
t he club decided tn purchase a music
Ikix. tn entertain the members in their
leisure hours. An nnb-r was sent tn
an Eastern music house and in due
time a CO. p. package arrived. The
package, which was large enough to
contain a dozen muic-li4ics, was
nicncd in the presence nf several
luetiiliers. w hi were surprised to find
that instead nf a music-lmx it con
tained a hand-organ. An effort was
made tn return the instrument, but
the dealer had received his pay and
refused tu comply, and in his reply
also stated that l'sides hand-organs,
etc., he sole monkeys and red caps,
and would I- puased to receive their
order. And the end nf the matter is
that the Limekilnciub is in possession
of a band-or.'an which can b- pur
chased at a reasonable price 1 v ap
plying tn the president. Liur Thom
as J. White
Try our 2.'i dmignla .hns.
25c. PKR DOZEN.
JUICY. 25c. IS OUR PRICE.
50c. PER POUND.
5c. PER POUND.
EVERY HEAT !
KiiKlitnd CredltH America with the luoxt
SucreaKfiil Itcllcf aif lettluei.
London, Aug. I. .At the test re
cently made with the different devices
for the relief of deafness, gathered
from all partsof the world, the verdict
was unanimously in favor of the iu
ventinnof A. H. Wales, of P.ridgeport,
Conn., as in many cases where all
others failed this Invisible device was
We lead in the vehicle trade.
Gay & Son.
For Neit Week.
Special watch sale, at special prices,
during the institute and races, at R.
Low shoes at J. Mkoakkin'
RICHOIXJN et PEELEY.
.MUirnryt tit httr.
1 K a Bt Not lii U h'r'y utvfii I hut the iimU-r
n gkfil.e vt uirtxt'f tin-willrip'! of uihmi' of" KUt'ii
Artnitrthtf. lute of itu nuht) nt !j Sull nl Stmi of
liltiiot, ilii-rnMMl, will PMar tM-fiire Ihn IV'tini Court
of nld ct.univ.on (lie ttiini MoiiiUy tH'titir lt:f i Vh .ny)
tr Sfp'rnitH-r. KM. h( flit I'nihKie I'ouit K-h tn. Ui Ottn
u in ink) rf'tiiity. he ri mid wIotp atl pr--nn hftvipfc
iHltim or ilt'iiomil 41111 ft'it? utv n-'titlnt to ut
t rit nix) tr-iwMit tht Kititf tu rtfin for h!Jui merit.
thin JlntiUy of .Inly, A l lM
unit I !w MAHV IT KHS, Exerutrtx.
DUNCAN. O'CONOR & ECKELS,
N'OlllK.-K-r,l. iik Pll;.K IVR.
iitm Nniti'i- l hirrliy mvii that lhe nnler
mirn.'il. iliniiilitn4i'ir nf flu turi uf Cut!' k Htr,
:iMr nf Hi' I'liiin'jr of I Salle til SiHlr nf llllnni. ilt-rt-H-.it.
niwitr l-firt fh CrniialH Court aid
County, on U r thiol Mond y dx'inx the Uili rtiyl of
si'piMnb"-r. IMMi, t tlir I'mlutli'l imrt Uixun. In Ottawa,
tn .id r.iiirty.hii ami nrli.'rvll intiiii haviutfi'Ultiiii
r ile tiiariliutfitniiit Mid wturcirr notified to Attend nud
lr'e!H the -nine in wrttiuit ftir ailliiifineat.
Ihji.tl tliid 4ny of Jul). . p. Il.
Ml( M ARI. BVRNK.
tuff I Jw Ailimnuitr.ior.
o It'Ni.n, DfM n A Kcki-, Att'rs,
It I taw a Markets.
Ottawa. III., Au(t. J, 11.
liiAiif sn Stun,
Corn. ear. per 75
I ta'.a. Si lha
V, i 'alp
rum. thy Sreil buah
Potatta. new. e luah
Kick. V dux
I 'lU'kena. per dot
ChlrkanMreaaed, per lb
Hv, per ton
3traw, per toll
Cattle on toot. IKMUa
Call le on fool. terra
PatralYv live wtrifht, V lOulha.
us y a s w
w S So
50 9 JO
....i op a s oo
, ...Jt5 3 M
....3 m J :s
... s uo a 7
S'iep. ai im i:m
L. Uoa,, nulla
Tallow, Hipbs ad Salt,
Ti'ow. lu oil Mil, per lb....
Tallow. WaM. per
Salt, per t'l'l
IC'lea, areen, per
Hide, cured, per
treen I imaged HIJea .
The araia nnrva rovee whole ranee of market, troiu
arebunae prtcea to pnoea paid tut udd load fur reed.