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THURSDAY, AUGUST 20, 1874 "
UI IhHMrol theCltr and Conns
(UAKn. OBXOLT. Editor and rpbllshir
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TO THE DEMOCRATS. LIB
ERALS AND Alii OTHER
omrasTs OF THE
REPUBLICAN PARTY !
The Democratic Central Committee
of Alexander county, in pursuance of
power rested in it, hcraby gives uotico
Of the Demoorats, Liberals and all
other opponents of the llcpuhlican
party, will ho held in the Court House
AT CA1B0,UATU1U)AY, AUUUbT 122, 1 8
AT 2 O'CLOCK P. M.
for the purpo.o of appointing five
delegates to represent them in tho
State convention to be held at Spring
field, August 20, 1871 ; nine delegates
to represent the in in the Eighteenth
congressional district convention to he
held at Anna, September 3, 1871 ; and
delegates to represent thciu in tho
Fiftieth senatorial district convention,
to beheld at Anna, September it, 1S74;
and for the transaction of other busi
ness. John JIowlkv, Chairman.
Cairo, 111., August 14, 1871.
To the Democracy, Liber
als and all other Oppo
nents of the Republi
llth District AWMonu.
12th District 13; LjSlerritt. $
llth District J.-lt'Cunningham.
17th District SB. Wilcox.
18th District m. 11. Green. ,
10th District Chas. Carroll.
Democratic Stalo Central Commit
tee. Tho undersigned citizens, being in
full harmony with tho principles enun'
elated in the abovo call, and desirous
of omnbiui'ug alt .voters of tho ; State
who agrco with tluo principle in nil
opposition party strong enough to put
an end to the misrule of the rcpub
Iican party, heartily join in the above
A. U. Uoiilnc, . O. CaulHold,
Horman IUitcr, Herman I.iob,
John M. I'aluicr, .1. It. Doolittlo, Jr.
EJwAf J Itummol, Thomas lloyne,
Jno A. McClornand, Antlro Mattcton,
John II. Oborly, M. D. Ualloy,
Dnuful Cameron, J. 11 .lu'jnton,
Chafc 11, Lnnphlor, lllchnrd Micbnelli,
A.. OrcndortV, 0. W. llotaUnc,
ntTIHTU T.NATOUIAL DISTMOT.
A Democratic Comcntlon, fur Hie mir-
iioik f nominnlfmr two inniJMutc.i to ) t"l-
re.viit mill fifXriclWii lioclilo leM:ifnro
will lie held nt
Ax.v.i, os Tiii'iimi.w, mi: :t m hay ok
HiiiTr.sinKit, is;.!, at a o'clock, i m.
Tlio rutin of icire!cntatlon will bo one
ilclcKita lolf each lot) votes, and one for cacli
fractional BO votes cast lor Orcclcy V llrown
lnlHT2. Tlii! counties will bo entitled to
tho followlm representation :
. Couutie. Vote In ''i. Delegates.
.Alexander, 1,010. in
Mudc-on, , l.rtlii. Ui
Union, 1,700. 17
Tlii! Central Committees In each of tlm
abovo counties mo re-pcctfully rcipicMcd to
vail county reinventions, mnl siimolnt, dWe-
iratcj to represent triflr i-oiiDtlc" In Kild
convention. Jly order of committee,' j
, 1 T. l HoiiTo.v, Chairman.
, ESTNcwipapera throughout tlis District
sill please publMi tlio above call.
.Muriro.v must now toll on Henry,
llcnry has called him a blackmailer,
and Moultou must send a lloland for
nadolol botn laid on tin table. Uollovlng
thai wo aro right about thli and not mlf
tkn, wo appeal to Capt, Kelly hlmsair.
Docb tho Sun intend to ohargo that
Tur.lJuLbKTiN, and not Capt. Kelly,
Muun remained away from tho conven
tion that nominated Mr. Clomonts is
proof of this. Thcso gentlcmon, being
Grunt men. could not stultifv thomsolvcs
by helping openly to uominalo a ho- wroto tho resolution quoted abovo ?
cau mau.au cuomy of tho president, Wo ncain assort that Capt. Kelly
and thoy therefore sot tho pegs accord
ing to agreement, and were called north
about tho time the Clements convention
Tnunr was a time whon "wo Dem
ocrats" denounced greenbacks as n
dangcrotiH currency ; (wo all aid they
would ruin the country in tho end ,
when gold went up, iu 1603, to S2 80
cents, wc said to all tho Radicals: "Wo
told you so when tlio victory had
been won wo looked forward to the
time of specie resumption ; wo applau
ded tho supreme court whou it dcolarcd
that greenbacks were n war currency ;
wo cussed Orant whon ho packed tho
supromo court for the purposo of re
versing that decision ; and now some
ol us arc cursing cvorybody who lavors
a return to specie payment. Wo liavo
learned to like what we hated. Wo
have becomo intolerant in our advocacy
of what wo formerly opposed.
ANoritxn and mora regular call for
tttntn Democratic convention will be found
In thin puper. It in limed ty tho com
mlttaa ot 1872 and reproienti tho only
rogular Stato Democratic organization.
Tho convention It to bo held on tho 25th
of thu month. Doroocrati iboulil lend
delr;atoi to no othor utatn convention.
Mound Uity Journal.
At last Mr. Henry Carter, tho great
Bourbon leader of Southern Illinois,
has an organ. Tho Mound Oity Jour
nal has, we infer from tho abovo, cast its
fortunes with tho Joo Lcdho party and
will hereafter muster with Henry. Wo
are not absolutely suro of this, however.
It is just possible wo may sec Tha
Journal dividing itself among all tho
partto3 applauding Lcdlio, supporting
the Independent llclormcrs, and doing
all it can to elect tho ltndical Spencer
to the office of sheriffof Pulaski county.
wroto tho resolution, aud that Tho Sun
is stupid to attempt to cast upon us
tho charco of "forciug" it. When
Capt. Kelly read his resolution in the
conventioD,ho road in a tone so low wo
could not hear him, and probably The
Sun was as deaf as wo wore? Our neigh
bor cannot, in this way, get out of the
bos tho convention has put him in. Ho
ought to stand up to the trough fodder
or no fodder.
Ci.KMEXTrf, "tho willin' little cups,"
defends his salary grab conduct. Well,
wo shall ceo how ho will gut over that
before the cud of the present can
The Democratic State Central Com
mittee, in pursuanco of power vested in
it by tho Democratic State Convention
of 1072, hereby gives notice that a
State convention will bo held at
SrWHQFlELD, OM WINKSDXT, Till! 2GTH
lvr or Avqubt, 1874, at 12 M.
All voltrt of the State tchu desire to
romotc the following purpose, tiff in
vited to join in tending delegate to this
lit. The rtttoration of gold and sil
ver at the basis of the currency of the
country ; the tjxedg retumjUion of spe
cie puymenti and the payment oj all
national indeJjtedntu in the money rec
ognvxd by tlic civilized tcorld.
2d. Free commerce,
'Ad. Individual liberty, and tqtpoti
tion to sumptuary hues.
4th. liigid restriction of the. govern
mentt, loth state and national, to the
legitimate domain of jolitical oicer,
by excluding therefrom all executive and
legislative intermeddling with the af
fairs oj tocuty chenby vwnopoUtt are
fostered, privileged classes aggrandized,
and individual freedom unnecessarily
and oppressively restrained.
4 bfh, Tle right and duly of the state
to protect its citizens' from extortion and
unjust discrimination by chartertd mo
nopoli'ri. The committee, believing the opposi
tion to Jlepnllican miirule can harmo-
nioutly unite upon the foregoing princi
pkt, earnestly solicit the free co-opera
tion of all men, regardless of patl jw
litical affiliation; in an earneit effort to
place tye State and National govern'
mentt in the handt'of mat tcho are act
voted by the principles above niunci
Each county will be entitled to send
one delegate fur every five hundred votvty
and om delegate for every fraction of
two hundred and fifty t oci and over,
cast in taid county fur all theprisidcn-
tial candidate! at the presidential elec
tion of 4872.
ATT f 0. II. WcCormlck,
, .AtJi"Be'tjme5 0. Robinson.
1 ' 'lit DUtrict-Geo. S. Kimberly.
2d DUtrictr-A. C. Story.
84 Datrlot Theodore Shintz.
4th District Jae. 8. Tickuor.
GtlfDlstriet V. 0, Wright.
7th District Jw. 0. Elwood.
8th District W. K. Cook.
8th District Win. T. Dowdall.
10th District Thos. B. Cabeon.
FllK Kadicals take a groat deal of
credit to themselves for repealing tho
salary grab law a law that thoy en
acted aud which the indignation of tho
people compelled them to ropeal. "Tho
willin' little cuss'' who Is running fur
congress ou the Radical ticket in this
district pocketed a good deal ol the
swag nnd is determined to "face it
Ci.i:mi:nts' Mound City Convention
was not regularly organized. Tlio call
for it did not name thu hour nt which it
would be convened ; and it was called
to order before tho Alexander, Joliu-
son or Randolph county delegations
had arrived. No credentials were nec
essary to obtain a scat. It was a free
and easy sort of an affair, it had no
opinion, aud Capt. Kelly could not got
it to open its mouth.
Tiik Metropolis Tniicsfs, says Mc
Cartney, itsablo editor, "00100110 iu
character." This is tho most cheerful
information wo have had for many
years. Wo were of tho opinion Tho
Times wai camcleon in character, nnd
changed its huo in every shade of
light. Wo believed Tho Times was
loose in character aud managed to drop
whero tho "fruit" was thickest. Wo
arc glad to bo undeceived. It give3us
pleasure to know that Tho Times is
eclectic in character.
TllK Sun don't understand. Mr.
Clemcuts, "tho willin' little cups," is in
favor of tho enactment of tho civil
rights bill. His party is in fuvor of
the enactment of tho bill. All the uo
grocs in tho laud, inn mistaken notion
that it will give them equality with
whito people, arn in favor of its enact
mont. This bill is a very dangerous
bill. Wo do not fear it becnuso it has
bcon charged that after its enactment
tho negro will be the social equal of tho
whito man. Wo know that equality of
no kind can he enforced by legislation.
Wo fear it, because, instead of its giv
ing pcaco to tho couutry, it is likely to
introduce the torch, tho sword and tlio
bludgeon ; because it is a daugorous
iiurpation of power by tho federal
govcrnmout; because it will do moro
to degrude and brutalize the colored
mau than it will. do to Jlovato aud re
fine him. Mr. Clements must stand
trial upou his advocacy of tho civil
Tun Mound City Journal intimates
that S. V. Wheeler, Ksq., of this city, is
an iuflatiou Domocrat. If this is truo,
wo will never again try to got in tccord
with Wheeler. Wc havo been trying
to agree with him iu politics for eight
or ten years, and have always failed.
Wo were sure 'wo'had hithlm in" tho
right tpot this timo;'hut, it seems, wo
arc ngaui ou uiu upjiusuu biuu ui mu
political street from him ; that is, if
Tho Journal has not mistaken Mr.
Tii'k following Is" -a list of- tho pat
ents issued from the Tinted States pat
ent oflieo to Illinois inventors, for tho
weekending July 22, 1871, and each
bearing that date ; furnished this
paper by Cox fi Cor, solicitors of
patents, Washington, i. O. : Malk
cutter, J. llabcock and .1. 1 Stolson,
'Galcsburg; cuvolope, C. W. Smith;
Chicago ; ticket caso, O.' 1. Took,
Springliold; cultivator, W. Ilartgood,
Oxford; seed dropper, II. Koehler,
Camp Point ; wash bench, I). W. Nor
ris and N. H. Woods, Ivlgin ; com
hmcd door plate uud letter box, boll,
J". J. llosp, JJloomiugton ; tanning pro
cess, C. J. Tcnnorholiu, Quiucy ; hay
tedder, 11. M. RurdioI;i Ijlou,
Tnr. Sun professcFnot to believo
that Mr. Clemcuts niado a bargaiu with
tho Cairo ring to keep Col. MoKcaig
iu the postoflico of this city, if tho
members of tbo ring would not oppose
his re-nomiuatlou. Tho effort ho is
making to retain Col. McKcaig, coup
led with tho fact that both l'opo aud
"Can anybody discover tho reason
why tho Cairo bankors, bondholders,
salt manufacturers, etc., should really
work for tho success of tho Demo
cratic party ?" asks the Mound City
Journal. We havo never attompted
to find u rcasou why tho Cairo bank
ers, bondholders, salt manufacturers,
etc., should really work for tho Dem
ocratic party, but we do know that ill
the Hallidays, who aro salt manufac
turers, bondholders nnd bankers, aro
Democrats, und Democrats, too,
of tho bestkind working Democrats
Democrats who pay their inonoy to do
fray tho expenses of cumpaigus who
always voto tho ticket, and never tako
part iu the tricks of politicians to paok
conventions. Tho Journal says Capt,
UalUday, and his brother bankers and
railroad men, control tho politics of
Cairo. Wo dony this. Cupt. Halli.
day uever, until tho city beeamo so
shamefully misgovoruod as to call upon
us thu reproaches of tho wholo coun
try, took any part in municipal poli
tics, nnd then only to tho oxtont of ac
cepting a scat iu thu council. Ho docs
not control tho politics of Cairo. Tho
Journal is off its eggs.
ANDERSON'S FKKE CAR BRIBE.
From the Uenton Htanilard.
Thcra it a report which it eainlni! some
thing of n circulation, that Oun. An Jeron
offered tho farmer dclegstct of thu county
a free car from JIoLenniuoro to uarmi,
the place whnro tho congrculonal conven
tion was held. Tbli report, wo auppom,
got Into circulation from omo s'.atumont
that wuro made by tho friends of Ander
on In tho convention hold horo on tho
26lh ult,to appoint drlegaloi to IhoOurml
Wo deotn It butluitlco to Oen. Andor-
ion to fv. In viuw of tho fact lht tho
proceeding! of nuoh convention woro rlrt
UblilaCtl It ino ommiAru, inn io uivo
t from what wo conildor a rollaulo uurc,
that Anderson did not otTor a villi: car to
tho delciiatct from thli county, but mere
ly lent Information thittbedelojatoi from
Jetienon county to tins i;artni convention
had chartered n ipoclal train to tako them
at rftducvl ralei, and, tnat it tna ueiegaioi
from thin county woun meot that spoclal
train at AicLraniboro,tney could uo car
ried to uarmiana uscic cnoaper man to
ride enj-.he regular trains. Tl e rcpirt, If
uch it tho true ttntement, grow out of a
oiltunderitanding in tlio convention horo,
Rkmaiiks. Tun Bum.ktin made
the charge that Gen. Anderson had fur
nished free cars, to and from his Carmi
convention, to the delegates of Frank
liu county. Wc made tho charge upon
tho authority of what appeared to us to
bo an official report of tho proceedings
of tho Farmer' convention of Frauk
lin, called to appoint delegates to tho
Carmi convention, published in The
lieiiton Standard. Ono of tho mem
bcrs of that convention, in his place,
stated that ho had bceu authorized to
say that Gi'.i. Anderson had procured
a car for the use of tho delegates, who
would bo taken to Carmi aud returned
without payment of any fare.
But now comes The Standard and
says 'Oen. Anderson did not oifer'a
freo ctr to the Frankliu county delo
gates, 'jut merely sent information that
tho Jtflerson couuty delegates had
chartered a spocial train." Wo havo
also received a privato letter from a
friend assuring us that this is tho
We have made tuls stutoniontiu jus
tico to Oen. Anderson. Tho evidence
thus far heard, acquits thu General of
tho charge of free car bribery, but we
would liko to know tomcthiug about tho
contract for tho special train. Didn't
the General, who is ono of tho In
dependent Reformers who believo the
offico ought to seek tho man
and not tho man tho office,
obtain, cither by himself or agent, that
train, to curry Anderson's delegates to
tho convention ? and didn't tho Gen
oral pay something for that train? We
have been told liu did ; but if ho
didn't thcu indeed is he not guilty of tho
ohargo of free car bribery. Wc hope
ho is not; but it is just possible, that
tho General's anxiety to havo tho of
fico of representative in Congress seek
him for of course ho is uot seeking it
inducep him to pay a small amount
for those cars. Since the fall of
Becchcr, wo aro inclined to believo
that " the flesh " is weak.
January, 1820, a lady belonging to a very
Influential family at Uallalth, 80 miles
north of Naihvllle. 8ho was a very hand
tomo, brllliaot young lady, and attractod
griat attention wherever tho went, wbidi
oxainoratcd Houston, who wns of a inorono.
jealous dlipoiltlon. 1 urcd toien him fru-
quentiy and Know tnat lie Had murium
purely through political roasoui, and eoon
saw tbatbls domeitlc'llfa wai no unhappy
' Ono Saturday In Anrll I mot him at a
big barbecuo just wost of tho city, whnro
ho and Curroll both madoepcechos. 1 inw
tnat tho tooling or tnat crowd was all in
lili favor, and tolJ him to, which caused
him to bo In tbo vary best of iplrlli, aud
whllo in that mood wo teparatod. Mon
day morning I railed at thu Nubvlllo
inn, wnoro ho anu lilt wilu bad beta
boarding tinco ther marriage, but I was
rofuicd admittance to hit room. I per
sisted, bowovor, and was Uoally admitted
by Dr. Shelby, I found Hoimon lying on
tho bod With hit fase covered up, and, In
aniwor to my aitonltht'd inqulrio, Dr.
Shelby told mo that Mrs. liouiton'i fnthor
had como down from Qallatln for bor the
day boforo, and that thu had left hor h is
land and roturncd to the home ot hor
"Bald I. 'Uoneral, what's this I hoar ?'
"Said ho, I'm n ruined man; I'm a
ruined man I'
"1 told him he owod it to hit friends to
givo nn explanation for hit conduct, and
asliod him why ho nnd bit wife had epa
rated, to which ho rupllod he hadn't a
word to lay ngaimt hit wife that thu wai
a blgh-mlndod, virtuout lady.
"llo then eaid Hint he was alono to
blame : that ho had dccldtd to oiIId him-
tolf anions tbo Uhorokeu Indians, and
that ho wniitod me to trrv hit reilinatlon
at governor to the lecreUry of tutu. Tu
l empnalicaiiy roiuauu to no, nt nr.t, liLt
at mi earneit solicitation and that ol Jir
Shelby, 1 Anally loniented
W1IOL12SALH AND RETAIL
' I OIL
"Tbo next mornlnir. Houiton. Shelby
and 1 went aboard a ttoamboat, Ilouitdn
belnc dliculied to that no ono recognized
btm. Wo bade bim good-bye and ho went
down tho (Jumuorlatid, Uo told mo artnr
Ward that ho cot at far as r4anolion, Ar
kansat, wltliout being recounted, anu in
that caie, he begged the man to tar noth
ing about mauling him, lie went on to
Fort rimltu whoru be Joined a UbBroko
by the namn of Jul Jy, whotn'he bad been
familiar Willi while tie was agent lor the
trlbo. Uh uliuuied tbo Indian drutl,
painted hit fnce, and could not bo diitin
iruihed trom them.
"A fow iar aflorward, ho palled
through iNrilivillo with a dolegation of
Indians on lili way to Waihlngton, I re
cognized him but hero conilnercu no bad
dligraccd them, rnd worn dtgtutcd with
him. vVbllo in Naiiivillu, bu wont with
hit delegation and called uii (Jon JtcLpon
at the urmltgu.
"And how did Jackion treat hlin' I
"I don't know, but I tuppoio ho truatul
him all rlcnt, nt they had burn great
frlondf. Alter reaching Vtiblinrttn. I
know ho whipped a member of congreni
by tha namn of Slanitorry for njing
(omthing dlirospectful of ,1 nekton.
"After thlt, n hoard nothing moroof
Uouitou until Jut before the iluiicnn
wnr, whun wo heard that he had zonnto
San Augu'tino to practico law,' You
know tblt connnctlou with tho Mexican
war, rrobnbly at well ni I do.
" 'lie married again, 1 believe?'
"Yes. Hit wifo got a divorce, and h
married a Mobile Hdy, and the made a
man of him. Thoy vltitrd Xaihvillo to.
collier, and I went with them to ten Jack-
ton nt tha Hermitage, twolve miloi from
tbo city. Hit lint wife marriud again ard
It now living near Naihvllle, unleu the
hat died recently. 1'aiiTCK.
Jobbers and Retailers of
P UR E DRUG S,
Chemicals, J'atent Medicines, JVrfuincry, Soap.s, Brushes,
Toiiott Articles, Druggist's Fancy (Joods, Collier Whito
Load and Other Grades, Paints, Colors, Oils, Varnishes,
Window Glass, Wax Flower Material, Trbo Colors, Dye
Stuffs, Etc., Etc., Etc.
Wc Solicit corrt'tpondenco and order Irom Druggl'tn, riiytlulaim und (leimral Stiirci
In want or (looitu In our Line. HteumboNt, I'lNtitatlun and Kami!)' .Medicine catvi turn.
lulled or Itellllttil with Hrll.iblc Unix" at Ite.fonrililc- llati-n'
WHOLESALE & UKTAIL, RETAIL & l'KESCHHTION.
74 Ohio Levee,
Washington Aw. ror. Itlgiilli .St.
DID II 15?
A few days ago The IIui.ltin said,
that Capt Ike Kelly, offered, iu tho
Cleineiitri' convention, tho following
Iteiolved, That we are In favor of hon
est nnd practical reform of all the abutet
by our public oClceri, and wo favor a plan
ol amending our State conitltutlou und
reduclnc the nuuihor of otllcori and all
Tho Hun saya:
Tub BUJ.WIM In referring to " An Op
portunity," taytthatOapt. 1, M. Kolly, of
Du Quoin, on Thurtday lait, asked tho
Kaputilican Convention "to rtiolvo that
thu Kepublican party of thli Oongreit
i on nl district ii In favor of lettenlng tho
number of Jtopublican offlcirt and lajplnj
oil' eicmlvo ezpouKoi," and that the con
vention laid tho motion on the table,
flow It Ih hard to believe that Tiik Hoi.
i.rtim weuld bo to unfair at to miirepre
tent intentionally tblt matter jbut we were
preinn,nnd wo maintain that Oapt. Kelly
offered' no tdqh rotolutlon, at leatt w'e
did not hoar it, and after the Convention
wai ovor tha Captain gave ut the illp of
paptr on which wai written another reto
lutioo, which waa read, and which waa
laid on tho table, but tho resolution Tiik
IiULLtTlH refert to wai not written out In
the paper Mr, Kelly gava ut. It wai
partly written, and ho requcttod ut aot to
refer to th&t, and acoording to bit Inttruc
tlont we tore it off, Uo doubtien would
have offored tucb a retolution if tho other
ISpechil Corrcnioinleiue Chicago Timet.
Nabiivilli;, Tcnn. Aui. 12. Tbo truo
ttory of Sam llouiton't resignation of tbo
Governorship ol tint Hate iinu nit joining
the Uhorolcoe lodlant in Aruantat, nat
novor yet boon puhllihod. and when I
heard it a few dayt since from tbo Upa of
a groy-halrod reiidunt ot tnit city who
had been the warm noraonal friend ot the
hero of San J aclnto, I made a montal nolo
of It for tlio oeneut oi too ximo.i roadora.
"You too," aaid the old gentleman ro
ferrod to, "Houston nnd I woro employed
in a Hero togethor at Kingiton, east Tenn
esson, when wo wero bovs. That wai
nbout 181'.', Tho men yoar bo enlisted at
ft private in the arrny und marciioa oil to
tbo Crcok war. Ho was toon raido nn
emlgn, and wat thu 11 rat to icaht Uio
works at the battle of thn Hortoihoe.
where ho was thot twico In tho right arm.
"Ho catno home nnd finally got well
and wn nppilntcd sub-agont to the
Cborokoe ludianf, but ho toon got Into
n (marrol wltn Ualhoun, thou necrotary
of war, and wn removed. Thon ho
cuinu to Nashvlllo in 1818. He btgan
to ttudy Uw with Judgo Trimblo, and
in tlx months tlm wai admitted to the
bar. At tho flrtt tettlon ot the logitla
turo, after thli ho wai olectod attornoy
gonoral of tho Btatc, ovor Francu 11.
l'ogg, who waa n" of 1,10 t
prouunont and ecbolorly lawyori in tho
"llo wai thon lont to congron, whoio
ho wai o warm Jackson mun, and whllu
thoro had a difficulty with John T. Irwin
and when thoy both ciimo back: to Nath.
vlllo, lrwln challooged him, tending hit
challenco by a notod detporado of St.
I.oult who had killod levoral man. Hn hi
not considered u irentleman, nnd Hous
ton wouldn't Uko a challongo through
htm. (Ion. Whito heard or idii uud
mado tomo remarka about Houston,
which letd to u duel betwuon Houiton
and Whito, In which Whito was iorl
"Thia added to tho popularity of Hous
ton, and ho wat oloctod governor of tho
ttate in 1B27. Ho had iuccoodo.1 Gov.
Carroll, who wat a very popular man, and'
who wai ipokon of promltiently ai ii can.
dldatn for ru oloctlon. Houiton wm
afraid of htm, and in order to aoouro his
own ro-oloctlon to cnngreit In cat Car
roll beat him Inr governor, began to
ttrengthon biintolf politically, and in or
dor to carry out tbia icbomo marriad, in
R. SMYTH & CO.
. ' ,
No. fit) Ohio Levee,
('A I HO, ILLINOIS.
netweec TciitiKind Klcvttuth HUchi..,
In prepared Id till oMum without tlul.ty.
Hi-bun h nnu kloek of iuirr.rt(d luutheron
hitnd.Jui't ri'eehcil from ,Si ncrk, ami I a
put down the price ti triilovet nMeli.
G. D. WILLIAMSON,
And Dealer In
No. 7G Ohio Lone, CA1KO, ILLS
B3T"Snoclal attontinn given to conntKn
menu and lllllnr ordera. tl
Groceries, Provisions, Etc.,
XsJo. XX O Oliio Iiovoo
DR. W. iiLAUW
Juaers llleek (up etmrt) corner 8tb Ktro
nnd Wathiiigton Avonuo.
33 XT 1" O 3E3IE33FL,
And Dealer In
KinilTII HTIIKKT. 11KT. AVA81HN(IT0N xvv
Co.MMBitciAi.,AYit.ftdJoinlng Hanuy a.
Kccpt tho best or licet, l'orkIutton veal,
l,umb, Siiimagu, etc., und la prepared to
nerve I'umlllea In a iicceDtiible manner.
A in il n lulciiding tu do IiiikIiipsh miit
tlr.st iircunro liimiclr tu mcci tlio n
(lulrcmciits i,r his cistomcr.i : next lie
! unci let nr-ry poisllilf or probable
i customer Imnv Hint ho h; ho iircpnrcd.
1 In u very Miinll place lie mny TIM, Lull
the pi yplo tvhnt ho can do. Iniiliirgu
Mlht '( u printed Imnillilll, poster or
' cliciiliir, proporly dhlrlliutcd, Mill bo
cWcuciniio, i. nt ViHoi:vi:n is ix a
! 1'i.u i: LAittii: r.Nort.'ii to svv-
t-. a TKTmn o -i roKT A MVSl'AI'LU WILL TIXI
JrAlJNTS & OlliS TiiAHTiSTiii:ciir.Ai'KST3u:inu.M
THUOIKJII WHICH '10 AllllKLSSTUi:
B. F. PARKER,
(SucceMor tu I'arker i'lake,)
"WINDOW SUA DICS
Anil the celebrated itluuilmitliig
llrosa' Uulldlng, llth .St. A: Comorclal Av
USAL, KHTA1X AUS.ICI,
j. q. harman &- co.
And Land Agentrtol the IIIIiioIh Central nnd
lluillngtou mid Jllnsourl It, It. Cos,
North (Jor. Sixth and Ohio Lcvco,
C. WINSTON & CO.
Real Estate Agents,'
7 t Ohio Lkvkk, (Second Floor,)
lluy and Sell UKAL KSTATU. l'ny TAXi:S
FiiinMiet Abitractn of Title.
jd. ADYintTLSi: IX
w iLLiAt k: tmvm. m. p.
UB31DKKOB No, at, 'riiirloentn mreet
jotwetn WashliiKtou avunuo and Wulnu
timet OlUce Vi'i comniorr.lul avenue, up
RoW. Wocrl & Oo
1180 1UDQB AVKNUli
Lumptl'oMH, Stnlilo Fittings,
3AST. W!tOUOHT.'& WIRE RAILINGS
NKW and I WHOVKl'D CUAIll forthoatrct,
Coiuortand Lecture Halls.
And a (icnoral AHSortmont of Orna
mental Iron Vork.
y it inntCH i.nd ilcnlfi a smtcnappllca
ttitl'i f-' tt ii dn ot wcik dee icd.