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THURSDAY. Al'BIL 1C, 1874.
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TurAVational Crop Hcportcr' is now
published at Indianapolis, Indiana.
Tut anti-inflationist arc circulating
il, hnr.1 moncv fnccches of Carl
Irom the custom of having six or eight
bridesmaid?, nnd will havo but ouo, who
will be styled '-the lady in waiting."
Miss Hossio Stewart, who is affianced to
Lieutenant Hooper of the nary, will
also havo but one bridesmaid, a younger
sister, who is but fifteen years old.
I.v Denver the municipal officers do
not allow editors to indulge in unro
scnted comments upon city affairs,
when the comments nro not compli
mentary to the administration. Tho
Tribune,' of that cit y, having opposed
the rO'clcction of Mr. Case to the may
oralty, which he had adorned for a year,
that gentleman, in his valedictory ad
dress to tho council, said to Itis atten
tive audtenco; From tho very first
some miserable pup of an editor has
been snapping at my heels the null
terrier, tho low-bred cur tmd the 'Great
fiod' yellow dog of tho 'Tribune.' "
This if) chaste languago for a Denver
mayor. The average mayor of that
city can discount Mr. Case at the game
Mil. D. L. Davis, of tho 'Sun' has
been mentioned as a possible caudidutc
of the republicans of this district for the
IN Iowa one of the results of the tern-1 lower house of the general assembly.
iterance crusade is an attempt to abol- It is understood that Mr. Inscorc will
ih tire custom now exclusively in- not bo a candidate (or re-election, that
dulired in by saloons that of hiding Mr. Pope docs not .desire a seat in the
the interiors and all that coes on there, legislature, anu tnai -nr. uiru is nans
by means of painted glass, scenes, etc. ficd with the offico he already holds.
The only other gentleman who has
I -been named as a candidate is Mr. Hob
arts, of the Murtihvsboro 'Hra.' There
The supremo court has announced
its unanimous decision that school di
rectors or boards of education have no
power to create a debt chargeable upon
tho district, nor to lesuo orders upon
tho treasury payable at a future day.
This decision may have the effect to
check the extravagance ol school offi
Jtst SaoAfT is dead. Wo knew him
well. He was a fellow of infinite jest
and merriment. An editor for many
years, he had moro friends than cno
niics. Those who knew him intimately
esteemed him : many of them loved
is no doubt ho will havo considerable
strength in a republican convention
but the friends of Mr. Davis believe h
secure tho nomination. If he
hhould, bo will bo elected, and, elected
ho would be an attentive, member, aux
ious to perform his duty faithfully an
to the satisfaction of his constituents.
Thk pistol is busy at the South. 1 1
docs not there do tho work of tho cold
blooded assassin. It is the instrument
bv which this hastv of temper calm
him, ana all will regret his untimely themselves, and by which tho sensitive
taking ou. I crCaturcs satisfv tho demands of
S0MEH0DVhas succeatcd the build-1 wounded honor for blood. Whisky is
. .1: n. .1... i...n.,i tn., tid
ing ot a monument to tho memory ot " - b-.
Sumner, Chase, Greeley and "Seward. they are making sad havoo in Southern
Wliereunon tlio New York 'Herald' society. Ono ol tile latest victims ot
thinks U would be better to let tbo I whisky and the bullet was John It,
next generation decide wUottf memory, Breckinridge of Kentucky, a son ol
of those vtho have gouo to the shades
any citizen, of whatever nationality
The peoplo who caruo from over the
Rhine and from Ireland arc not the
only liberty-lovers, for. tho American
peoplo, stand pre-eminent as champloas
of religious and civil liberty. The time
has como for plain speaking on this
matter; when tho claims of 'elements'
and of 'nationalities' enter into the com
position of municipal tickets, it is time
Tor plain speaking. "When classes are
sought to be arrayed, and factions and
interests arc being marshalled against
each other, it is time to speak. Hav
iug fought kuow-uothingistn nnd the
anti-Catholic movement in times past,
am ready now to do battle to the
thcr extreme foreign know-nothing-
i.mi. no mrtiipiacc, language, crecu
or color, should enter into politics, and
casfbf all in the administration of inn.
AROUND ABOUT CAIRO.
White County NorrU City ha:
boon incorporated, .oil has organlz d a
bunuay icuool, a emu or married men, h
clasi of married Udie. and n infant
choo). Thl. U a vury uronur way to
organ I zu Sunday school.
Gallatin County The Uallatln Na
tlonal bank ot Sliawnootown it doting up
it. afTair. and will .oon couio to exut.
The roadi and bridgoi in thl. county
are alinoit itnpa.iablo. Whon tho coun
try pooplo de!ro to "go to town" lhy
find It to ba a fact that tbe "longait way
round It tho thortoit way" thoro.
Tho '(Sar.otte think .ShawuQ.atown
hould build u market homo."
From tho tame paper, wo talio tbo
Victor Karcher 1ml completed the
plan, and ipeclScatioo. for Kbodu'i ruii
d.nco. It will he the crandeit cJIHco in
Tho Female ac.demy 1. a fixed fact
and work will begin in a few week.
Judge Brockolt 1. eroding a planing
mill near tnu bpringtioid Depot,
TheHouthorn IllinoLTurf auoci.tion
will moot in Bbowneetown on the 2Cth of
May and contlnuo fur three dayi.
Imtnodlatel nraMaJInc the .hootlne, lo-
gather with the naturo and direction of I
the wound, II tt p
Breckinridge was lo
irnhabU that, whll.l
ooklng over the bar,
awaiting hit drink. And.non placid th.
ni.lol to hit baa and fired. Tbo tkin
around th. wound wat considerably pow
A FATAL WOUND,
WHOLESALE AND RETAIL
mm m mw m i
Th. wounded eaan wai.tonce conveyed
to ihn Lea Bouaa. nut bv.. and lursloal
attanttan nrnmntt rnntiered bin. At
thl. wfllln!l n n tin la (till all v.. but
he If .Inking rapidly, and tbo turg.ont SlltTord, Moi l ili & ClllUleO,
think tt Improbable that ho will lurvlvo
Anderton diiaDoe.red immediately
after the .hooting and bai not been ap
prehended. A pone u nut now.earch.
inp ror mm.
Th. affair ba. created Interne .xclto
raent here, and th. fooling of horror and
indignation L very great and vory freely
Tua now paratole. for tblt ....on at.
Jut out. They are rather larico and
heavy with a .trong and Ivory handle,
and can b. used a a walking cano. To
tbo bandlo I. attached a .mall nickel
chain with a book, for fattening it to
tho belt, where it can be carrloU wbi n
tho band, are entailed. Now if the belt
hould go out of tatbion what thould be
duiiu with the chain 1
Tin iwlftitdlorca on record it that
nf ihn women in (looreli. who lait W.ek
'7 .... a. . . . . i I I
threw brickbat at a dog anu Kiuea u.r A
hu.b.nd who wa. .tending tw.my pac. General Insurance Agent
7!1 Ohio Levee, City National Hank
Huilditig, Caiiio, I I.i-J
Tin- olili-t pliibllheil Aki'IH'V In Soiillifrn
lllimiN, repn-'fiillng over
of tlie liit liilir:inci' Capital ol the I".
C. N. HUGHES,
laaaav LaaaaV Lw
in this, deserves to bo pcrpotuatcd in
The house of representatives has
passed tho Scnato four hundred mill-
M.l'VouaToW liaeeii feoL-J flupr5K;
provided President (J rant docs not Bay
to Congress : "I forbid." Aud now wo
shall bo compelled to wituoss the
downfall of the republic, if the re
Rumptionists are truo prophets.
A gentleman by the name of Ed
ward Coleman invited another gentle
man by the name of Charles ISchrcus
to play the gitaic of pigeon-holo with
him at New Orleans, a few days ago.
Mr. Bohrens accepted the invitation and
in an ungcntlcmanly manner beat Mr.
Coleman, whereupon Mr. Coleman
drew out of his pocket a very beautiful
pistol and shot Mr. Bohrens, who died
in a few moinonta after tho incident.
Messrs. Coleman and Dchrctis had been,
up to the moment of tho iuoident, very
intimate friends ; hut they uro so no
The United States supreme court
has decided that shares of national bank
stock can bo taxed within the State
where the bank is located without ro
gard to the placo of residence ol the
owner oi the stock. Tho court holds
that shares of stock in uationul banks
aro porsonal property under tho uar
tional banking act. Tho languago of
tho court is : "They arc a species of
personal property which is in onosciiso
intangible aud incorporeal, but tho law
which creates them nlay separate them
from the person of tho owner for the
purposo of taxation." Chief Justice
"Waitc delivered the opinion.
The 3Ictropolis 'Times' made men
tion laU week of a presentation cere
mony, during which certain gcntlomcu
made speeches and handkerchiefs wip
cd. tears from eyes unused to tlio melt
ing mood Tho 'Times' did not inform
the public -what had been presented;
but at last the wcrct is out. The
present was a little card receiver,
and with it was presented several stan.
xas. In tho first stanza the youug wri
ter speaks of "tho past ensuiuu year"
and theu in a burst of affection lor the
teacher, beautifully exclaims :
Kor your effort, zc.l and k!udiu-i
For your loo aud patlnirc loo,
Accrpt till, little card receiver.
An a pledge of lone to you.
the celebrated lie v. Kohert .1. Jlreckin
ridge. Talented, kind-hearted and gal
lant, he was a victim of the bowl ; and,
in his last spree, hud for his compauiou
a man who in his cups was a demon
They quarreled ; a pistol ball through
eternity uushriven, and placed the mark
of Cain on tho brow of a man, young
and of a promising future.
THE BOWL AND BALL.
CAMK OF A DRUNKEN
THROUGH THK cKULIj AN D INTO
A HON OF THE LATK KKV. UK.
UKKOKlNltinUB SKNT TO
WABlllNaiON society Is agitated by
the preparation for several approach
lng marriages. Miss Nellie Grant,
Hiw Jiessie Stewart, daughter of the
Nevada aenator, Mi Minnie Sherman,
daughter of fien. Sherman, and several
other young ladies, daughters of less
noted families, will toon enter tho state
matrimonial. Preparations lor these
marriages are being made on a magnif
icent wile. MUs Grant will depart
A SENSIBLE SPEECH.
Ex-Governor Palmer made a very
sensible speech to a Springfield audi
ence, during the late canvass in that
city for municipal officers. I f Mr. Pal
mer were it small politician, willing to
conserve his own personal interests at
the expense of the interests of tho pub
lic, ho would not havo spoken at all in
the peculiar canvass that was brought
to n conclusion on lust Tuesday ; but
ho is not a small politician ; ho is a
gentleman of great ability, who truck
Ics to nobody speaks his mind ou all
occasions and allows the consequences
to take care of themselves.
Springfield is u democratic city. It
is very democratic, and party discipline
is sternly onforced by the party load
ers. Iho scratching of a democratic
ticket is an offense that creates a great
outcry against the scratchcr, and is be
lieved by most of tho members of the
party to bo an unparilonablo sin. Mr.
Palmer has been in sympathy with tho
democrats for houictiine past, nnd the
members of tho party in that city had
learned to believe he had imbibed their
prejudices and would swallow any nuu
scous dose a democratic caucus might
commend to his lips. They mistook
In tho canvass there wcro three tick
ets the democratic, the republican aud
tho law-and-ordcr ticket. Mr. Palmer
espoused the cause of the law-and-ordcr
ticket, aud iu its interest made the
speech to which wo havo referred. Ho
said that, in the last seven years, he had
participated in municipal canvasses iu
Springfield, but had never heard that
the city had interests requiring care.
Ho had heard in times past that tho
republican or tho democratic party re
quired the election of its ticket, hut
had not heard the iuteresU of Spring-
ueiu urgea. I'oluical parties were
good in their places, but they had, in
the speaker's opinion, no proper place
in municipal affairs, uml h0 desired
voters to support thu best meu for each
of the offices to be filled.
1 ho governor thou referred to the
attempt now being made to array classes
and iutercsts in opposition to each
other. "I am," says he, "impatient of
these so-called foreign-born citizen
meetings, aud the oft-repeated charge
ot intolerance thrown upon tho Amcr
lean people. The American neonl
aro not intolerant, aud have uo dispo
sition to infringe upon the liberty of
Tbo following particular, of the tragedy
that occurred at Lobanon, Tenoei.ee, a tow
days ago, wore furnlihod to tbo 'Courier-
Journal' by a special correepondent :
John It. lireklnridgo I. a young man
aboutwjsnivifgur r.WAPf.ae. and a ton
u. ii oi your tiate. lie catnu to tni. cltv
about the first of Fobruary, and tttached
hlmtelf to ono of the clatec. of tbo lawde
partment ot Cumberland univenity. He
1. dlt.ipated, however, and ha. not been
vory regular in hit attendance at the law
achool. For tho paat week or two ha ha.
been drinking pretty conttantly, being to
tome extent under tbo influence of liquor
nearly all the tlmo. The concurrent tea
tlmony of both ttudent. and citizen., how
ever, 1. that ho wa. entirely inotleniive,
oven whon Intoxicated, and I havo to
day moro than onco hoard tbo remark
made by different person, that ho wa. tbo
politest man, drunk or tober, they evor
taw. Indeed, hit politenet. and gentle
manly deportmont. hoiuhtened bv th. con
trail to hit dissipation, wero tbo theme of
John Li. Andorton It a young man
twenty-four or twonty-llve year, old, I
presume, and the .on of Dr. J il. Ander
ton, who i. mayor of tho city, and ono of
tne moil retpoctod ana proinlnont citi
zoni. Young Andorton I. very di.tipa-
ted, and bat cauted hi. family and friend,
much annoyance by hi. conduct. Ho wa.
vory peaceablo and quiet when sober, but
when under the Influence of liquor ba
teemed to lot. all control of hlmiolf. and
10 Docomo ainioii a maniac.
THC riRST CAL'tE KOK THK TUAOICbV.
Vetterday h. wat on ono of bit period
ical tpreet; in fact, ho had been drinking
bard for a wook, and in th. morning at
tached himielf to Urocklnridge, who wa.
alio under tbo influence of liquor. The
two remained together tomo time, drink
ing, but llrecklnrldge, probably prefer
ring a loti nolty and ditagroeabl. compan
ion, attempted to get rid of him. Andor
ton' persisted in following him up, aud
t.veral timet during the afternoon and
evening, attompted to forco a dlllicuity
upon bim. I have talked to toveral par
ton who taw ttiem togellior, and all agree
in tho ttatement that Urockinridgo1. con
duct wa. altogether pacific and conclla
tory, and tbat no wat evidently avone to
bavin a dlllicuity. At on. man, who taw
one of their altercation!, expr.ited U to
me, "Urockinridgo didn't teem to bo
afraid of Andorton, hut ho leaned to le
trying hit best lo keep from having a
fun." About midnight, Brcckinridgo,
Anderton and two others eutored the
Maxwell taloon together. Andertoa
teemed to be in a very good humor when
be came In, and the party took tovoral
dink together. After a time, however,
A PIM'UTS AHOSK
R. SMYTH STOP."
No. uO Ohio Levee,
B. F. PARKER,
(Successor to Parker & Blake,)
And tin- iTlehruh-d illimiliuting
Brott' Building, 11th St. & Ooraerclal Av.
NEW LIVERT STABLE
Ohio Levee, over Mathui & UhlV.
Jobbers and Retailers of
jBSg-jVoiir hut jint-rl'iM CbmmiiiVs
CliPinicals, Tatcnt Medicines, Perfumery, Soaps, Brushes,
Toilett Articles, Druggist's Fancy Goods, Collier White
Lead and Other Grades, Paints, Colors, Oils, Varnishes,
Window Glass, Wax I'lower Material, Tube Colora, Dye
MILLS W PARKER. Proprietor.
Tenth Street, between Walnut and Washington.
Having purchased the entire ttock, Stable,
Hornet, Carriagex, llugglet, etc., ot Dr.
Kleld, and added icveralnew "turnout,"
Mr. l'arkor now Invite, all hi. friends, old
and new, in wantot Saddle Hornet. Double
or Single Carriage., or auythlng elao In hit
line, to glvo blmncall. 141v.Min
C. H. WHEELER,
WOOD AND GOAL
OFFICK AND YARD,
10th St. bet. Washington & Commercial Ave.
And Dt ah r In
Kicihtii Stuekt. iict. Wauhnotoh ani
Co.MUEKCiAi,Av.adjoining nanny i.
ICrona tliolxM of Hcef.Pork.Miiltnn
Lamb, Sjuagi, tli1., and H prriaro
i-rvi! l.iinilli'S in a acci'inaoic ih.iuik-i.
HYLAND &. SAUR,
And DcaU r- iu
CHOICE FRESH MEATS,
Of every deerltlcn,
Cor. 10th Mreet and Coiimier-!.il Aveuuw
Next door to the llyland Saloon.
JAS. KYN ASTON,
Alld Deuler ill
ALL KINDS OF FUKSII MKATS
Near Cor. Twentieth Struct and
G. D. WILLIAMSON,
And Dealer In
No. 7tt Ohio Lcvco, CAIRO, ILLS
Stulls, Etc., Etc., Etc.
We Solicit rorropondeiiee an.l oiiler-" Irom DnlggliW, lMiy'li l.n. and (leneral Store.
Iu want of I.ood In our Line. Steamboat, rianiamtn aim amiijr jieuiuiio ;
I .itd or Itctltled with Kellablo Drui". at lti'aonalle Hate..
JWHOLKSALE & RETAIL, RETAIL & PRESCRIPTION,
71 Ohio Lever. Washington Ave. cor. Eighth K.
ROSE & TBMME
Wholesale and Rctuil dealers in Fine
FRENCH AND 0RNAMEN
FLOWERS, LEAVES COMPARED HANDS, BRIDES
Aud Icrything Pertaining to Coufectiouer. Ornamental Ooodt,
NO. 172 WASHINGTON AVENUE,
(.between 10th and llihsts.)
Orders from Abroad will receive Prompt Attention.
Furnished at Eeduced Prices.
Festival and I'ic-uic
(Lato Propricter of tlio St. Nicholas Hotel)
Has become Superintendent ol Iho
between him and Jlreckinridgc concerning
an umbrella belonging to the latter, which
Andor.on had taken poueiiion of and re
fuiod to give up. The laloon keeper tall,
me that after they bad quarreled awhile
Anderton llnallv .aid tbat if Jlr.cklnridga
would "aik for hi. umbrella like a gentle
man," he could have it. llrockinridge
immediately, ,with a pollta bow, re
ponded: "Mr. Anderton, I should he
much obliged to you for my umbrella."
Anderton gave It up, and accepted an In
vitation to drink which llrecklnrldge at
onco extended. In the meantime the
other partlo. bad pauod to the rear of lb
taloon, leaving Breckinridge, Anderton
and the taloon-keepor near the front. Tha
ir aiaiee mat when Urocklnridge atked
Anderton to drink. Andorton called for
AuVf.pK.nVnd then lnged It to therry.
Wb e tbo bar-tender wat ttooplnr down
to HI a bottle Irom a caik, he hearda tbot
and. lutnnlm. tm k. n.n..i.i-ij 1
w i ' i " i i mww wiuvaiur.uga
rXl.U 1IIXVI1.V TO TUK KLOOB.
Upon oiamlnatlon it wat found tbat he
wat .hot luat ahova and a little In front of
the left ear. The ball probably a large
one, at Anderton had been it,u with a
dorrlnger in the afternoon penetrated the
tkulland entered the brain, a portion of
which oozed out. From theclrcumitancet
A 'large .upply of I'itUburg and Big
Muddy coal conttantly on hand. Stove
rood sawed to order. Order, for ceul or
wood thould bo left at the office on Teutb
tareet. Term., caah on delivery.
ATTENTION HA(J DKAMCHS.
tSTSpcclal attention given to coihIkii-
Bienm anu uiuiu: omen. i u
II 111 111 I III
SPINNING PAPER STOCK
114 Chehlmit Street,
NT. I.OH1N. MO.
PAY THK HKIIIEST CASH I'HK'KS,
7 cU. per lb for Soft Woolen,
a etc. per lb for "Wool Carpet.
1 a-4 ct. por lb for Wool Blanket..
1! 1-1 ctt. per lb for Old Clotb.
I A1L0RS' CLIPPINGS
CORNER SIXTH STREET AND OHIO LEVEE.
Jlr. Wulker having taken ctiuro of this old aud well-known house, will at
- K'vc it a thorough renovating, and put it iu firat-class order for the recep-
Ilook and ;
NKW YORK 8TOxtK,
WHOLESALE AMD BETAIL.
LikOMT VlailTT tTOOK ! TUB OIT
OOODb BOLD VKUY OLOBK.
Oarateraf ataeweatiat atrM. vobb
O. O. 1'ATIKIt
BEMIS, BRO. & CO.
HOMK COTTON MILLS,
30 Ohio Levee, Cairo, 111.
Groceries, Provisions, Etc.,
XCTct. XXO Oil io Iiovoo,
Boot fc Shoe
Hftween Tenth and KleVcnth Mreet-,
1. menarcd to till orders without delay.
lle!bsa llue Htock ol imported leather oil
hiind.jiKt received from New York, and bat
put down hit price to tbe luwctl notch
tion guests. Jlr. Walker will welcomo his old customers to the new house, aud
win aiways no jiau to hco iiieii).
First-class Day Board S20 per Month.
HARRY WALKER, Supt.
HetwwTB.'H.xth and Suve utli .Street., Cairo
T. II. P.LLIS. l'roprletor.
Tho New Arlington jIouio lx now open
for the reception o( guentn, The house U
locuteUdn the heart oi the builnen portion
ol tbo city, aud convenient to tte.mboa.
iandlupH and railroad depot. Uood tample
room.'for commercial agent.t WutcU kept
day and night lor Uoats and tratn,
SO Ohio Levee - - CAIRO. ILLS.
EDMUND HUEFNER, Proprietor-
Tlie'l'laiitci's Iloue ie located on Ohio Levee Street iu
CLOSE PROXIMITY TO RAILROAD DE
POTS AND STEAMBOT LANDINGS
And in the Center of tho Uqsincss Portion of- tlio City. Tho llouso it new
and complete iu all its appoiutmouts. The rooms, are large and airy, besides
being elegantly furnished and carpeted. Quests will receive courteous treat
ment and tho lest of accommodations
Vnnainnr. I illfts sy lior 1J.1V. JJflV Lso.iruors i:u Dei' lUUUlll
a Mcavvaiw v ' J " w 4
A Trusty Watch for Trains and Boats Day ani Night.