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JOHN H. OBERLY, PROPRIETOR.
ti CAIRO. ILLINOIS. WEDNESDAY. DECEMBER 11. 1872.
BULLETIN BUILDING WASHINGTON-AV.
TELEGRAPH 6
POLITICAL.
LOUISIANA TROUBLES
INCREASING.
THE
GOV. WARMOTII IMPEACHED
AND THE COURT FOR
HIS TRIAL ORGANIZED.
LIEUT. GOV. PINCH BACK AS-
SUMES THE DUTIES
OF GOVERNOR.
A COMMITTEE OF ONE IIUKDXED
APPOINTED TO MEMORIAL
IZE CONGRESS.
or CITIZENS.
VT. 8TKE3 ELECTED UNITED
TATJW SENATOR IN ALABAMA.
XTO,
TC,
XTO.
bayonet! ; alto authorising tlf appoint
aent of a
COIIUtTTBB OF OXI HPHDBBD
To prepare an address to tbo president
ana congreii, letting forth tho manifold
grievance!- They iball visit Washington.
lay It befora the autbnritlei nnd aik tliat
the Federal government remove from the
itata capltol tho federal troiip In ordr
that tha duly elected representatives oftha
peoplo may bare free acceaa there to a
amble, organls and eiacuta their dutlei,
or In tD4 event of the unwillingness of tba
utborltiee 10 to do, tbat they be if.
quelled to establish a military government
in our midst, deemlnK the latter ai pre'
farablo to tha preient; Irresponsible, ille
gal and usurping rule which U supple-
inentad and sustained by the bayonets.
Nsw Oblcaxs, Dec. 10. Governor
Warmoth filed a petition in the Eighth
dittrict court, atking an injunction to re
atraln Lieut. Our. Packard from ixecutlng
the functloni of governor, which was
granted by Judge Elmore and the follow
ing writ wai lerved on bltn :
'You are htreby enjoined and restrained
from interfering, or attempting to inter
fere in any way with Uenry 0. Warmoutb
in the discbarge of bit dullee ot governor;
from taking poaaaHion, or attempting to
take poaeulon of the oS.-e aulgnad to the
cblel mag lit rata of the auto of Louiilana,
at the State bouse; from keeping possess-
aion, or attempting to keep poiienion of
IBeported Etp 'dally for the Bulletin.
WABMoTH TO TUB J01HT C014MITTBB.
NlW OBLBAXa. Due. 0. In raanansa fa
e rjotiflcftli.in nf the, (dint rnfnmlttM nf I mmtA l.i,.i.a rf .w.m nw In MW ......
' J " - w......w - i uv.ni v t w. .wwm, w mtij J C A "
J&euogg legislature, tbat tbat body orclsing or attempting to exerclae tbo
read a resolution declaring
n
00V. WABMOTU IktrEAtHKD
high crime! and misdemeanors, which,
C8 to 0. A joint resolution wai then
n i m AHi I aa atinMibii ii.nid tin l r
et 1 1 D I
M.lL .... 1J M .11
f
aw a m
WMATMNXD.
me senate to-dav. four iscatort no d.
orer irotn lait term, ante-ed a proteit
illMl .it. m.tm.p in urh .h hi
f. .... ..I.. I
COMMITTBB OX 1UPBACBMBKT,
v uuun cuinmiiui uu innMciiinini
of tba buuit regarding the impeach.
oi tba gorernor. whereupon a reio.
u passed resolving the senate into
iuw muiwi justice oi me supreme court
. .
uo preeiaing juage ut the High court
iittlco Tallinf-rra. He tbea awore
Iwtr BEVATOBJ.
ujaua uirau aru aaiiii raan v in nrn.
Tbe court then adjourned till Mon-
II al iicn
n ot tbe office, and received tbe con-
latlon of bit frisndi.
fUHOJf LBOIBLATUBE.
members of tbe fusion Itelilature
been in secret sestion at Lyceum ball
rBOCLAWATIOS.
Lt. Oor. Pmchback, upon assuming
I ties of gorernor, limed a proclama.
anounciog the fact and atking tbe
Iratioa and auppurt of all good till
Lo enable bim to execute tbe laws.
ciTiicsa' utnnnot, ,
Itings bare ben callad for tc-nior-
' prominent merchants, banker and
Ity owners to consider tbe preient
ion of aflairi.
IT TUB CJAUBBB Or COMMBRCK.
' OkLBAiia, Dec. 10. At a prelim-
mealing of the chamber of com-
I Ibis morning a Urge delegation of
Is and merchants were proient.
llttei were appointed to prepare a
Hal to bo presented at tbe next
g. Xbe citixens' meeting in front
city ball, notwithstanding tbo In-
It waatber, was largely attended.
a. Adams, president of the Cieicent
Ince company, called tba meeting to
Ind said: "Uod hleis you all fur the
Ir in Wbisb you bare responded to a
tba purpose of relisting ibis ty
which bas been placed upon ui, and
you will be successful in thii your
Iblo proteit against the invasion ol
tights as American cltisens." Col.
ry then made a brief speech, lie
i wai not there to make a political
or uia inflammatory remaiks, but
i take counsel In tbe present Halo,
kb tyranny and fraud bad reduced
WABMOTll.
ondiog to loud calls, Governor
i took tba stand, Ue recited tbe
Its connected with tbe election and
I" la it not known tbat sworn re-
tin tbo bands of tha governor?
kn they decide whether this or tbat
I elected 7 ' He said that counties
ka counted out without evinrnco;
governor had beaa impeached ;
u bouse placed in tbe possession of
the legislature enjoined, and ev-
r denied admittance to tbe capital
i not upoa t&e infamous rolls of
lenemles of tbo Hate. He con
I by advising resource to congress
last. Tbo memorial prepared by
Bmittee ot in enaraMr or com-
aoetiog was than read and adopted,
uglby document, tatting forth
ory of tbo contest for tbe put two
la full. Beeolutloni were adopted
log against tbt usurpation of tba
t, by a party of un
I BdvaBtitraxs, aided by federal
function! or duties of tha governor of Lou
slana."
CADINBT MBBTIBU.
Wabiixotov, Dec. 10. A short call.
net meeting wai held to-day before
noon, but nothing of unusual importance
was considered.
MSCUIJBD.
Tbo houie committee on foreign affairs
diicuMed that portion of tbe PruiUent'i
menage rclerreJ to them, with a view
of preparing for action.
riMciiiiACK'a proclamation.
Nbw Oblica.vi, Dec. 10. Acting Gov,
I'inchback to-day sent a meuago to the
legislature. lie recommends prompt ac
tion in tbe case of tbo impending impeach
ment against Got. Warmoth, a vigorous
seraebingexaminalion regarding election
frauds with a view of punishing the
guilty. The proclamation concludes.
"Tbe people have complained of oppres
sive laws, I would recommend tbat all
laws which are Justly obnoxious, or which
bear oppressively upon any portion of tbn
people of this state, whether political or
economic, be modifled or repealed, and
that all your logiilalijn be conducted not
in tbe intereit of any clan, but with a
view to protect the rights and foiter tbe
intereiti of tho whole people of tbii itale. '
KBLLOOO-WARUOrU CAtB.
Waiuisoto.".-, Dec 10. In tbo case of
Kellogg against Warmoth, which wai be-
fjre the lupreme court, tbe United State!
cjurtto-tiuy granted luavo to file a peti
tion, and ordered that the argument on tbe
motion for rule to ibow the cauie agalnit
Judge Durull be heard.Thurday.
REGULATIONS TO SECURE PUULIC UOMKT.
WasniMOTOX, Djc 10, The lecretary
of tho treaiury sent a communication to
tbe houiu of repretenlatives to-day, re
commending an amendmont lo tbe act to
regulate and lecure tbo sale keeping of
public money entrusted to disbursing o fl
eers of tbe United State, palled in IStiO.
Tbeiecrotary incloses a draft, of tbe bill,
so as n include every cl-rk or agent with
every disbursing officer in office, muUii.g
it a penal offense ti convert to his own u
or to lend with or without interest, public
money, and also muting; any bank or
broker, or other person who shall know
ingly receive loans of public money from
disburiing officers, liable to be tried
fur erabexzlemont.
SISIATon BLKCTID.
MoHTflOMRRT, Deo. 10. F. W. Svkes
was elected United States senntor to-day
by tho legislature at the capital. Sykes
was a Greeley elector at the lato elec
tion. Resolutions looking to tbe impeach
ment uf Governor Lewis were offered
and referred to a committee) of five lo
report on Thursday. The court-house
legislature elected a state treasurer and
adjourned.
IH DEFAULT,
St. Louis, Dec. 10. The Domocrat's
Wuihington spocial says tbe accounts of
oolleclor of internal revonuo, Ransom,
of St. Joseph, Mo., district) have been dis
covered by the department to be in default.
The amount is ruinerod to be from $10,-
000 to $11,000. This bas been made good
by tbe collector and his frlenda, and upon
this showing, an attempt was made to
have him retained, Tbo oommiisloner
has refused to do this and a special agent
has been sent out to take charge uf tbe
office, and make a thorough Investigation.
Mo new collector win uo appoinwa lor
the preient, as the dotlre is to reduce tbe
numner now in owie, uuuue oiuue win ue
nut in chance of a deputy, as aoon aa a
propjr man is determined upon.
WEATHER. REPORT.
Wauhjnotoh, Dec. 10, For tbo North
west and upper lakes and thence to tbe
Ohio valley and Missouri light southerly
winds, warmer and partly cloud v weutber
with occasional light snow. In Tenne-sen
and tbe Gulf states northerly to easterly
winds, cloudy and cool weather, high pres
sure, occasional rain and snow, In the
South Atlantic itates nortbeaslealy winds,
partly cloudy and cold weather and high
baroin. In the lower lake reglona and St.
Lawrence valley clearing weather, north
westerly winds veering to northerly, occa
sional anow and low temperatura. Orer
tbe M'ddle and Eutern statu clear
waatber northwesterly and northerly
wlndsJow temperaturo and high barome
ter. Warning ligBali at Rochester and
UlWBgO.
MISCELLANEOUS.
4
THE WJLL OP HORACE GREE
LEY CONTESTED.
BANQUET TENDERED TO HON.
VM. M. EVARTS.
THE PRESIDENT AND FAMILY
ATTEND THE WEODIKO OF
TUK NIKCKOP EX-SEC-RKTARY
BORIE.
STATUE OK CUIEF JUSTICE
TANEY UNVEILED.
PROPOSED MONUMENT
IlQJtAOB GREELEY.
TO
CLOSING OF THE SOANDINA-
ViAN BANK OF CHICAGO.
ETO,
ETC.,
ETC.
UeporUOJ Especially for the Bulletin.
MB. OKBKLBY'a WILL CONTBSTRD.
Nbw York, Dec lO.-At Whlto
Plains yesterday, the daughters of tbe
late Mr. Greeley, with a few friends ac
companied by cojmel, appeared before
the aurrogalo to offer for probate the
will of thei' father. Tbis will, was exe
cuted November 20th, 1872. It bad
been written by Mr. Greeley some time
ago, but was only presented to him for
execution a few hours before his death.
It gave all the property equally to bis
two daughters. At the saino lime coun
sel appeared before the surrogate to con
test this will, and offering In its slead
ona dated January, 1871. Tbo con
testants are Sam'l Sinclair, R. Manning,
Cbarlea Storn, tbe two Utter being
named as executors. The counsel for tbe
contestants then sa:d that he hoped op
ponents ol the will would acquiesce in tbe
will of 1871. He thought the will exc
cuted by Mr. Greeley befora bis death
did great injustice, inaimucb as it gave all
the properly to Miss Ida with the quali
fication tbat one half of it was to bn used
by her at her own discretion for tbe sup
port and education of her sister Gabriella.
Tbat some relations would be deprived
of tbe property intended for tbera. Tbe
counsel for the daughters thought theta
remarks uncalled for, and announced that
Miss Ida bad offered to assign to her
sister one-hulf of tbe property, also to
grant suitable annuities to relatives. Tbe
Mbses Orreley declined to consider any
proposals for a compromise, and regular
proceedings for the contest of tbo will
were issued on tbe ground of Incapacity
of testator to execute the will ot 1872.
THE WIT.VtBllJ.
Tbe firs witness was Miss Sampson who
testified that she became a witness to tbe
will on the day Mr. Grocly died. Mr.
Oteeley wa thon, a fiw hours before his
death, conscious and rational, A fter some
further examination of tbis witness, ad
journment followed. The will of 1671
gives tbe property to bis daughters, bit in
addition gives bequests to his relatives,
and a legacy equal to tbe value of a share
of the Tribune, to tbe children's aid so
ciety of New York.
COUMBUOBATIO.
Tbe colored people held public services
last evening at tbe Hullo Presbyterian
church, commemorative of the death of
Mr. Greeley. Addresses were delivered
by Uenry U. Garnet and Alex. Crumwell.
A poem was read by Mr. Thames of Kentucky.
BAHQUET TEMPERED TO STARTS.
Hon. Win, M Evaru bas been tendered
public dinner by Wm, C. Bryant and
other prominent members of the Union
League club, In testimony of his distin
guished services befora tha Geneva arbi
tration. Mr. Evarts accepts the offer of
the letter as itself a sufficient testimonial
but declines tbe public festivity ten
dered. THE PRESIDENT AND TAUILY,
Wasui-nqton, Dec. 10. Tbo president,
Mrs. Grant and Miss Nellie lelt Washing
ton on the noon train to-day for Philadel
phia, to attend the wedding of Miss Borie,
nelce of ex-Secretary Borie. Tbe presi
dent will return to-morrow night.
OEATU OV AN ACTOB.
ST. Lovia, Dec. 10. Robert Craig, tba
popular comedian from Now York, died
here yesterday.
bTATVB unveiled.
Abwatolis, Dec. 10. Tbo statue of
tbe late Chief Justice Taney, erected by
bis native state, was unveiUd at tba state
capital to-day, with appropriate ceremo
nies, Tbo siatue was executed by ltinc
hart, and wai cast In tbe royal foundry at
Munich. It is heroic sixe, representing the
cbief justicH in his robe of office, presid
ing in the supremo court. Location east
front of tbe state-bouse, near tbe main
ontrance.
monument to orkeley.
PniLADELPUU, Dec, 10 The Pblla
depbia iron masters propose the erection
cf an Iron monument to Horace Greeley
in Falrmount park.
BANK CL08EO,
Cuicaoo, Dec. 10. Tba Times to-day
publishes an expose of tbo attain of tba
Scandinavian (National bank ot this city,
from wblcb it appeares F, S. Wioslow,
president, bai bean guilty of fraudulent
traniactlona, which will, result iu tbe clos
ing oi tho bank thla aaorolng, with heavy
lost to stock-holderi aad t depositors,
Wlnitow bai been in Europe for tba past
twa months, nnd it is ooaldBt)ally as
serted he will never return. la alleged
to have been engaged in varbwij specula
tions, all of which atmaar La have nrovad
, - . w -r -
vary unsucsiMfaL Tbo batu sltd a vary
large portion of tbe business of tba Scan
dinavUn population of the city, and It
connection! extended to sivory Standi
navian terntnonlty in tbo West.
CENTENNIAL COMMISSION.
sPmiladblpbia, Dec. 0. At a meeting
or tba centennial commlsion to-day tba re
port of the executive committee was taken
-p. A.reaolutlon wai adopted conferring
executive and administrative powir upon
the executive committee, and the report
wttb this amendment waa adopted. The
president of the commission Was requMted
to make a report to eongress of the doings
or tho commlnlon, leaving preient reiolu
tiona tBfflgiilng; menor!1 to congress,
and Baking'tor material aid, which was
adopted." Heewliitinni war alsu-aSHptoJ
Instructing the executive committee to
confer with locat cnmmittes.
CONGRESSIONAL.
SENATE.
WaM!otob, Dec. 10. Mr. Cooper
presented a memorial of the Southern
Methodist association of Tennessee, isking
payment for tbe destruction of their prop
erty during the war.
Mr. Sherman, of the flnanea comntttco,
reported the bill cf Mr. Pomeroy, prohib
iting the sale of liquors the Districtoi Col
umbis. and moved that it bo referred to
tbe judiciary committee.
Tba flnanea committal wai in favor of
a law imposing a penalty, for tbo baneflt
of wives or creditors of drunkards, upon
those who sold them tbe liquor, but mat
it was ralber a queition of morale than of
finance. After some discussion the senate
refused to discharge the finance committee
from the consideration of the subject.
Mr. Harlan introduced a bill transferring
to E. Denlson and tba Sious City railroad
company of Iowa, all rights or Inte'osts
heretofore vestd in the Cedar Rapids and
Missouri River railroad company b; act
of May IS, 1806, and Juno 2, 1804,
to any public lands lying within
twenty miles of tbe line between Denlson
and Onawa City, Iowa. Referred.
Mr. Cole offered a resolution directing
the judiciary committee to inquire into tbe
expediency of so amending tbe constitu
tion as to provide for the election of pres
ident and vice-president and United
States senators by a direct vote of tbe
people.
Mr. Sherman from tbe committee on
finance, reported bouso bill for tbe relief
of sufferers by tha Boston fire, and Hated
that tbo committee wsj equally divided
on thesubj-ct. The bill waa placed on tbe
calendar. Tbe calendar of business then
taken upmost of bills upon it, were passed
ovor.
The vice-president announced the ap
pointment of Stevenson of Kentucky, as
a member of tbe board of regents of
Smithsonian Institute, in place of Garrilt
Davis deceased.
At 3 o'clock the senate went into execu
tive session and soon after adjourned.
nousE.
After introduction and reference of a
number of bills tbe houie took up a bill
reported last session by Mr. Coburn of
Maryland, to enable honorably discharged
soldiers and sailors, tbeir widows and or
phan children, to acquire homesteads on
tbe public lands, with authority to assign
tbeir certificates, and to locate by attorney.
A debato ensued.
Mr. Ilawley of Illinois ,spoke againit tbe
bill, after which tbe bouse took un tbe In
dian approprietlon bill.
Mr. Sargent reported a bill from
tbe committee on appropriations, and
made a general statement about it. Uo
said tbat tbe amount appropriated
for tbe current year for tbe expense ot
tbe Indian service, was $Q,802,uCJ. Tbe
amount proposed in the bill was $5,379,
895, or nearly at a million leu.
Mr. Nlblock asked Mr. Sargent to give
tha house an idea of the present policy,
and tho views of tbe administration in re
gard to the Indians. Mr. Sargent re
plied that he wai not authorised for the
administration in tbe matter.
Mr. Shanks, chairman of tba Indian
committee, stated tbat as far ai bis
committee was concerned, il would rigidly
adhere to the condition and spiril of
tba treatise between tbe United Slates and
several Indian tribes till some other mode
should be established with tha consent
of tbe Indians themselves. Till then the
contract between tbe United States and
tbe Indians should be, lo far ai tbe Indian
committee wai concerned, most sacredly
maintained. Air. Sargent went on to
speak in commendation of tba Indian
peace policy and tbe remarkable Increase
in prosperity among the Indian! within
two years. The value of Individual prop
erly increasing in ona year from $392,000
to $9,911,000. All general debate being
closed tbe bouse proceeded to consider tbe
bill by paragraphs, and after getting
through about half tba bill, tho bouse ad
journed.
CA8UALTIE8.
BURNING OF THE
EMMA.
STEAMER
Homo Advcrtsiemeati.
THE STEAMSniP SACRAMENTO
WRECKED ON THE
PACIFIC COAST.
ETC.,
ETC.,
ETC.
HORSE DISEASE.
NO ABATEMENT IN THE PLAGUE
IN ST. LOUIS.
ISpeclal Dispatch to tbe Cairo Bulletin.
St. Louie, Dec, 10. Cold. Horse dis
ease is ipreadiog and casei are becoming
moro levere, a largo number of oxen are
being used. Tbo city bai removed licamei
ao tbat any one can coma in and haul, All
tbe roadi are unloading can on tbis side of
tho rlvar. Heavy too U running, and if it
loc'reaate aaucb vfa shall kave to stop car
truiftf txtf.
Reported Especially for the Bulletin.
BTBUCK A KKEF.
San Francikco, Dec. lo. Tbis after
noon tho second officer of the Pacific
malt steamship company's steamer Sacra
mento, duo at this city from Panama
Wednesday, arrived at San Diego in an
ipen boat. Ihe steamer siruck a reef
two hundred miles southeast of that porl,
ouaan Antfinla.Lower California. When
that officer left tho ship the captain was
making preparations lo land tho pasen
gers. All wai safe at tbat time. The
Montanna will leave for San Dirto at
day-light Tuesday, with orders to proceed
to tbe wreck and relieve the passengers,
and return them to San Diego If they do
not succeed In gelling the Sacramento of!
tho reef. She bas about 160 passengers
and 200 tons of freight The agent of tbe
company at San Diego will do all in bis
power fur tbe relief of tbe steamer's pas
sengers, 'ihe date of the disaster is not
given.
BURNINO or THE ITEAMKR EMMA.
Cincinnati, Dec. 10. The stomner
Emma, while aground yesterday on
Shawnoetown bar, Ohio river, tok fire
and was destroyed. The steamer Came.
Ha coming up at tho time, took off her
passongers and crow. Boat valued $12,.
000,
MARKET REPORT.
New York. Dec. 10. KM0 cm. Flour
dull. Wheat quiet und nriu al $1 bi(a.
I C8; choice $1 6th red SI U9l 75; am-
bar $1 7501 60. Corn tlnn ai G&G5Jc.
Oats dull at 4tVoc. Receipts: n'lour
11,000, wheat Cl.Uoo; corn 0,000; Oats
3i,000. Mesa pork quiet at 113(313 50.
Lard dull at "Jc; quutaltluni nominal.
Whiskey strung nominally tJ5c.
Cuicaoo, Dec. lu. Kiour quite and
teady. Wheal irregular fairly active l
13J1 13 cash December, $1 14 Janu
ary; No 1 quiet nominal $1 2V. Corn
firmer fair demand 3lJ3lc; car lots 31
31c December; 31J(o)llJc January; 30c
bid war. Oats steady and moderately
active 25fJ5c cash December; '.'ic Jan
uary; 3.9).oc. Rye strong and quiet, No
U Cuc spot. Uarley steady GUt)lo snot;
offered ai Clo January. Provisions Urm
and quiet. Mess pork numinul $11 CO
DeccniLer and January; $11 75 March; no
sales. Lard Urm 7c cash; 7c Jan
uary; 707c March, V bama steady
unuiiaiiKml 810c. Green hams firm CJ
7c; 16avrragu77c; 25aVurago 77-;
other green ineau Urni'p held at pieviou.
prices. Meats in salt ilendy nomiual and
unchanged, shoulders 3jc short libs and
lon clear 5c; all loose bo rod lots firm
held at JJ above loose. Wlii.koy 88 J c.
Nkw Orleans, Dec. 10. Arrived none.
Dspartoil: Susie Silver. Receipts of col
ton 8,010; flour Armor, XX $0 37j0 00
low; midiutn to good $7 lij7 0; clioicu
n(u3 &u. uorn, in koiu umanu, yellow
Szij-Jjc; wbitu 0568. Oat;, in inoder
h'.u demand at 45c. liny, fair demand
$.'G, choice $30. Bran, moderate dimimid
$1 17l '.'0. Pork dull $13013 .G; ba
con newly al 65c; sldei 9(u)'Jc; hams
dull $16017. Laru, lair demund at 80
8e. Cotton, fair demad 19. Sterling X
'.if; sight 10 discount.
New Yoaic, Dec. 10, 12:30 p. m. Gold
$1 l.'J. United Slates 0 ol '81, $1 13
I 13 j; do coupons $1 17Jl 17 J; S-'JOj ut
Gil 18. do '64 $1 1101 13; do '05
$1 I30I 13; do 65, new 1iuh1 1S0
1 1C;4m'G7, t llij017; do U8 coupons
$1 1C01 IC. 10-4U, $1 OO01 01), dn
coupons $1 UOI0I 0'J. Currency 0',
$11I01 12. biurling ex. $1 0erl 10;
Bew6s$l 11-
Cimuinnatti, Dec. 10. Flour firm
$7 4l7 tii. Grain unchanged. Cotton
quiet, middling $19. Whiskey steady.
fork unchanged. Bulk meats steady and
unchanged. Macon dull and unchanged.
Oreen im-ats firm. Shoulders 3c; sides oV;
hams Clo. llogs strong, t J 750:1 85;
bulk ol alus 880. Receipts b,Ul. Lard
quiet und unchanged.
Sr. Louia, Nov. 10. Flour, nothing
doing. Wheat, only tew sumples lots
selling. Curn dull 3l0io ware house.
Oats dull, 2 )0 elevator and rye. Barley,
nothing doing. Whisky steady 02c.
Pork, nothing doimt; dry salt, small
order trade 460Uc. lJjcon, no
ales. Lard firmer, uo sales, Llogs steady
$3 0003 W.
Night Report.
Cuicaoo, Doc. 10. Flour in good de
mand, extra spring $000 25, Wheat
opened firm and closed dull and lowor.No
1 spring nominally $1 2001 11; No 2
closed at $ I 11)01 12 cash or Decembot;
No3$l 0201 us according to Ideation,
Corn quiet weak, No '.' mixmi 3IJ31c
spot or December; 31031)o Juuuniy,
O..U ateady, No 3 'Jo0o0'i5e. Itye
scarco uuo firm, No U Olu. Birley quiet
and weak, No - fall CO061c. Pork Urm;
no cash sales; March all 9U012. Lird
In good demand at 707 1-iou cash 7u
January and generally held higher.
Green liams average; green short ribs Co.
Whiskey lair demand nignertive.
New York, Disc. 10. Money opened
at 7 per ciBU loaned 1-CJ, and closeu easy
at 7. Sterling, firm at80d loip, 100
10 short sigbt. Gold lower, opened ut
Pijl3 declined to 12, und closed at U
03w loans: ''' ry '-wnt. for carrying,
ir.o fiat for borrowing, closing at Oli.OJO,
000, Treasury disbursements 33,000,
Governmonls quiet and barrly steady.
State bonds, dull and steady, S neks gen
erally quiet; 6s of '81 17; rt)2 13; 'UI 13;
'05 18; new '05 25; '7 01; '0o 10; now
5s 10; 10-404 0; O Ys C 11 J; Mo Oi
94).
ot. Locie, Dec. 10. Flour dull.scarcely
anything doing. Wheat spring dull and
easier fur buyers, No 2 tl 14; do soft
$1 .0; fall no market, the little dono was
no builnis for quotations. Conn Inactive
and irregular. Mo 2 mixed 'J2022e; No
2 whits mixed 81o. Outs very quiot, No 2
tnlxed.Sc. Barley dull scarcely anything
deing. Pork dull, $13 .5 for order lots
mass; dro salt meats unchanged; shoulders
4c; o'aae rib 6c; clear ildes OJc; order luti
to higher; bacon no sales, prices nominal,
,ard unchanged, 7c prime iterm; demand
mostly for future, ttigbwlnei steady,
firm at 82o. Cattle shipping loti in good
danaad firm; butchers quiet; talai f2 26-
08 26. Pork quiet and unchanged $8 50
Mi 80; receipt 0,000.
New York, Dec. 10. Flour dull. ' - i-. vi,.,T-rga
Buyers fovor supirtlnu western, S5 900 STOP ANV) RRA D f
0 30; common to good $0 900 7 06; good k"'XV7A U XVHiAl-f I
to choiie $7 1007 86; white wheat X 1
$7 000 8 66. Whiskey steady 95c. Wheat '
heavy and lower, No 3 spring $1 4l!01 49;
No 2 Chicago $1 51; No 2 and No 8 mixed
W0,i7.
63(jt6r,c;
SI 60. Rye scarce and firmly hold. Bar
ley dull, western 90c. Corn fairly active
arm niiriier. steamer miied Gil
6c; sail COc; ytllow western
Oats lower; old western mixed
now 4Si6n5lc: whtto frlCZUp.
viueo nrmur; red i&j(o)ijc. bugar In
iir recjuesi and renning aj(n)yjc. i'ork
dull; men $I!J'3 '2l; prime $1S; old
mess Dccomber $13. Beef dull; new mess
$10014 new extra $12013 50. Cut
meal unchanged; middles dull; lungclcar
isc; snort clear March Tic. JjiM quiet and
firm; No 1 to prime steutn 7107 ; kettle
New Orlbaxi, Dec. 10. Corn firm
nixed ij;jc; white CSo. Uats firmer at
4.tG34lc. Ilran firm at $' 25. Bacon
rce, CJ080U0IOc; hams !Cl7o,
vitreu scarce and MilvMnm,! in liiUO
iiiers uncnanceu. atcr irir 2U. ini
ioji uncouni; gum IS. L'otlon acll-enl.a
O.UilO. KOod ordinary 17f ; low middling
oiiaiojr; iniiiunuif urieuns latf.oiuic:
receipis oiuso; no exports; stock lOl.&O!',
RIVER NEWS.
Wise aad mil of tHe Hlvar.
for IS hours ending at 3 p.m. )c. 10, Wt.
STATIONS.
ft ia'j
Sc. Paul ..
Kurt lltnloo
Unuha
I aivtaporl
Leavenworth.
Keokuk ,
Cllro
bt. Louie ,
Fituburg MM
uyjii uiun....
ti I
(J
4 k
STATIONS, f wj.
Icr. N 5
ft in'x'iZ
l...
Clacinneti. ...
Louiiville,...
Mcmphie
Vicklbunr
Shrcvcport ...
Naihviilc
.New Orleans,
I'ortbmilh. ..
l.Illle Keck ..
Klorcoce. .....I
Ueljw tuadard.
ttlelowhigh water.
THOMAi L, WATSON,
Ubsertcr Sl. ber. U.S.A.
EvAHSVILLK, Ohio. Doc. 10 Weather
ioudy and cold. Mercury 16 to 30.
river swelling slowly. Up: Lo Claire
So. 2, 0 a. in., Camolla 11 a.m. Down :
Mary Anient. 'J. tun.. Taraseon G n.m.
Florence 0 p.m. Business dull. Flor-
nee Lee takes out an immense trm on
orders. New altmmer Kmma. hence t?
vicksburi; with a valunhlu curuo. burnel
whilu aground un Shuwncetown bar on
Monday noon ; no lives were Inst. Boat
cost $14,000, Insured for $5,000, the
freight was valued at $,600, gennrallv
Insured. The F. P. Gracey is raised and
has gonu to l'aducah for repairs.
CiNciXHATt, Dec. 10. Kiver four feet,
and is raisinir. Arrived: Charmer,
Kvunsvllle; Miiineola and Mollie Ebert,
New Orleans; II. Probasco, Pittsburg;
Departed: Armadillo and Orn for Nuw
Orleans. Weather fair cool and moder
ating. Pmsnuo, Dec. 10.-r.iver receding:, 3
feet 11 incbei water In the channel.
Weather cold and freexini;. No arrivals
or departures. Hiver mailers dull.
Vicki-uuho, Djc. 10. Diwn: May
flower and Natchez. Up: Kobort Mitch
ell and City of Quinsy. Blver stationary.
Sleeting and snowing
Nashville, Dec. 10. River Is falling
very slowly, with '11 inches on Harpeth
shoals. Weather cold and cloudy. No
movement of stermboats to report.
Nkw Orleans, Doc. 10. No arrivals
or departures Cold rain all day.
MeMrnia, Deo. 10. First snow of tbo
season began (ailing steadily ground now
covered. Blver declining. Arrived:
Habbage and barges and Utah, St. Louis.,
ueparwa : v.. it. Uiirlee, Now Orleans;
u. if. uinircn lor lalro.
Louihville, Dec. 10. Kiver risen ten
in past twenty-four hours and risins, four
feet three inches ratiul; two feet three
inchas chute; partially cloudy; cold and
moderating; mercury 12 to 27; conridora
bla ahnro ice. Arrived: Cbnrmor Evans
ville; Mallln iai;on Memphis; Lawrence
Cincinnuli. Departed: Charmer and
MalHe Ragon Cincinnati; Lawrence
Memphis.
Sr. Lluis.Doc. 10. Navigation re
mains suspended except for harbor busi
ness. River falling with good deal ice
running. Weather moderating, mowing
to-night.
Tub exertiom of thii paper to arouse
special etfort to move thu enormous curn
crop of 187. lo market by the cheapest
possible thoroughfare tho .Mississippi and
the Ocean is winning uttention and fa
vorable comment everywhere. Our arti
cles have come under thu notice of somo
owners uf bulk grain propellers built to
ply between Liverpool and Montreal via
too si. ivtiwrence, and, as will be seen bya
letter from Mr. lilifby, the New Orleans
elevator man, printed elsewhere, Ibey
have visited New Orleans to offer their
steamers for the next six month! while
the St. Lawrence Is froxen up to the St.
Louis and Liverpool corn trade.
But, naturally enough, they want
a guarantee that they can have cargoes,
and will agree to transport 3,000,000 bush
els of corn from Now Orleans to Livei
pool at lid to 13d per bunbel. Suppose we
put it ft 1'J pence per bushul. That is 21
cents coin pr bushel, or $1,440,000 in gold
lo bo oarni'il by these steamers in rix
months, Tbat there will bo a fresh im
pulse givon to the grain trade via the great
water routo this approaching winter there
en n ho no question, and from thenceforth
for all time the superior economy uf the
route will insure its steady growth in im
portance. We ml vise all our business men
to read Mr. liigby's letter, lt contains
mailer they will be glad to know, Mis
souri Democrat.
UOUD NKW.S FOR EVERYHODY
A place where you can buy as much for
OILTIBQ DOLLAR
as you can elsewhere for
ONE DULL A it AND A QUARTER
LIME t CEMENT I
JAMES ROSS,
eeALia ra
CAPE GIRARDEAU AND ILLIftO.
LIZZIE!
Commeroial-av., Foot of Elevonlh-at,
Bost quality of Lime and Cement al
ways on band, and for sale at the
vary lrwt fliriirna for (eh.
IfUUDI WOOD 1 1 WOOD 1 1
Tbe UBdrsQl will furnish
HARD AND DRY WOOD
As I'isaajs, if ssot Cktmpir
bad any wood dealer In Cairo, Leave order
on tbe slates at the Postofilce and at Rosa
coal yard, on Commercial avenue, betweea
Tenth and twelfth itreeta, Cairo. UllnoU. 1
give good measure and will cord the wood
up If desired.
attgrnr omuu kalxt.
The undersigned would respectfully in
form tbo public that they have fitted tholr
new store housa on Eighth street with tbo
finosl and best assorted stock of
genernl merchandio ever before brought
to this market, und in order
to secure a larg portion of tbe patronage
of tbe public,
WE ARE DETERMINED TO SELL
OUll GOODS AT LOWER
FIGURES TUAN
ANY OTIIER EHTAB-
LLSIIMENT IN TUB VICINITY.
Our stock Is entirely new, and
bought expressly for tbe coming fall and
winter trade of thi locality, and oonsbti
of Ladir-. Genu ar.d Children's
DIR-ST GOO 133,
SOOTS 5e SHOES,
CliOTKCIJSTO,
HATS &c CiV:F3.
And all r.ther articles to be found in a
first class dry good and clothing establish-ment.
We call especial attention to our large
assortment of dress toods. shawls and
cloaks, which department la complete la
all its details. Our stock of
FLANNELS,
BLANKETS,
CASSAMERES,
JEANS, ETC.
Blum & Amson.
PROPOSALS.
Scaled propoKalit will be received at the City
Clerk's offlee until "4 tun. of Fridav, the JOth
day of December, A. I)., 18T2, for furnishing
the niatcriala ordoing the work, or both, for
the reconstruction or renewal ol the follow
ing described sidewalks, viz.: On the fiuth
Hide of Nineteenth mreet from Poplar street
to Commercial acnue ; on the m-rth side of
Twentieth street from Ohio levee to Walnut
street: on the south of Twentieth street
from Ohio levee to Washington avenue ; on
both sides of Toplar street trora Eighteenth
street to Division street; on the south aide
of Dlv blon ctrect ; aud on north side of Cen
tre Mreet.
Said proposals shall be directed to the City
i.ouiicw, mm win ue opcucu ai a joint meet
ing oftha Council at tho time above named.
All nrononals shall be made in accordance
with the provMons, requirements and sped
Ueutious of ordinance .So. 33, approved tsp
temher ID, A. I)., 1872, which ordinance Is
now on file In my office, subject to ezainlna.
tioii at uny time.
The city reserves tbe right to reject any
or all bids.
, ... M. J.Uowlby,
Cairo, Ills., Dec. 0, 1872. City Cleik.
12-7-dlOt
ELECTION NOTICE.
Mayor' Ovkicb, )
Caino, Ills., December 0, lint. J
Public notice it hereby given that an elee
tiou will be held
ON TUKtltY, TUB "TH DAY OV JAXUAXY
A. D. 1HT3,
In the city of Cairo. In the State or Illinois,
lor the purpose of determining tbe queatloa
as to whether said city or Cairo shall become
incorporated uudcr the act or tho general
uicmbly ol this state, entitled " An act to
proldc for the Incorporation ot cities and
lllages," approved April 10th, 182, la force
July Ut. 1872 ; and also, at the same time
there will be submitted for adoption or rejec
tion, tbe question ol "minority representa
tion " lu the city council, or legislative au
thority ol said city.
For the purpose of said election, laid city
of Cairo hut been dhlileil into two election
districts, tbo one of which comprises all tho
territory In Mild city, south und east or the
ceiiterliuu of Twrlith street extended to tha
Ohio and Jllllpp rivers, and tbe place of
voting, In said dlmrict, will be tbe Kougb and
Heady eugluu-house; the other district com
prises all the territory In raid city, north aud
west of bald line extended as aforesaid, aud
tbo place of voting therelu will be the court
hoiike.
Iiy order of the city council.
John M. Lanhubm, Mayor.
'Cairo Dally Sun' aud 'Caiie Oaxette.'
pleane copy. 12-O-dtd.
Mlltl'ELLANKOVB.
DANIEL LAMPERT,
FASHIONABLE BARBER
FOB LADIES, MEN AND CII1LDSXN,
EtOHTU 8T., Bt. Coil. t Wajul,
CAIRO, ILLINOIS.
Ilaa Just opened a new and atyhaa etab
l.shment, fully up to the times, and UrttM
old customers and new, ladles, ehUdram sasl
all, to favor htm with their patroBaga.
ETTAM work done ta the LaUat Btyto.
FRED ROSE
NO, 104 COMUXKCIAL AVBMVB,
Iloth Kreneh and Sccib cajaiaaeraa a
colors, lleavera and llread-clolh cssaataasi
on uand, aud all goods warranted.
DYEINU
la all IU branches also carried ua
10-14ud
?5 to $20 rp.,..k.ts,
nr.eliiurs., yoaatorolJ, stake SKisei
st work f r ua lo IMir saara messieata or ah, tha
tun, than at ao)rUiiu eUe, PailUmWa
AMrsaa U. aUuwa A Co., Inlsawt, Mataa.
asjfiUvily'

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