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v mU mm Kvcry !&.
, Will. Mk SPEAK.
MMrtkUUkc man who know a
CmtdMl about Bwher, ntitl roiild, If
ws wouW, bUt all Hint tv malm of that
fefitkman' reputation. He shake Ills
ead with 4an' If I would I could air,1
and putt on mournfully mysterious nlrs
But wlllhcipcak? If lie dors not, lie
will, as Uie New York Am jay. ivniain
an object for the Anger of scorn to point
at. Probably he pJU open his month, ni
ter awhllo and add a new chapter to the
candal of Brooklyn ; but, If hu docs not,
What matter? He will go down with his
illctice, bo great lo, and IIm world lie
aved the pain of hearing another wicked
story of human weakness.
Ml'THRRX IM.IXOIN OKtlAI
The lint animal eominenreiuent cxer
eUel at till Institution will
morrow. The prtfjrraiumc U k follow s t
1f.U. In. ....
"i j uesoay, .nine i nn und
15th, written examinations.
Wednesday, .lime 10, oral cvninlna.
tlous. At 2 p. til., meeting of trustee :
at 8 p. ni., annual exhibition oi the
tetlc Ifltf rary Society,
Thursday, June 17, 10 . m., ,ejU
dent's Annual Address; Annual Oration,
by W. T. Harris. St. I.oiiU ; subject .
The Place of the -Mfwhwloil Vnle.v In
Civilization anil Education.
mbckaT. mim, mks.
Main. James MnrrU and .Taints flell,
of Ullln, and Messrs. A. Pollock & Co.,
and Ktrty & I'len, of Pulaski, haw do
nated two car load of lumber to the
Mound. City' Cemetery manajfers, to be
used for scats and speakers' stand. The
llllnoU;Central, like a patriotic railroad,
delivered the loaded cars free at -Mounds
Junction, and Mr. John Y. Carter, who
run a little Mar spanxled banner road
operated by an old-time motor, delivered
them free at Mound City. Me.sr..
Walbrldge A-'Bro.," says the Pulaski ,.
triot, "have each previous year furnished
the lumber gratuitously for the tempo
We Justify Mayor Winter in his action
In the Hcno case, for her ca was henl
ous. The charge against her was Keep,
lng a house of ill fame, but the oflense
was something else and so bad that It
could not be decently put Into a charge.
If her only offense had Wen the charge
made against her, 3tayor Winter would,
we are Infomed, have ken logical ami
have discharged her, ugly and worn out
as she Is. He stands by the UrcNlon of
the people ot Cairo, and will not permit
any of the unfortunate tobe Haed or im
prisoned during his term of olllcc. so
long as they shall comport themselves In
decencjv v'HeWIll, stand between them
and the persecutions of the olllccn,of the
law as the teople desire him to do, but
women guilty of the oflense of th Hcno
must ufler. Mayor Winter will not
stand by theim
TUAT ri.ilrl w . i nr.
We stated yesterday llfat "John McXuIfy
arrested the unfortunates the Inmates of
houses of III fame who went ilNoharp-d
by Mayor Winter from lhuenliihonu ilu
rlngthc cslon of the grand Jury. Mr.
McXulty was present iw nsnoct.itorat the
trial, but he did not arrest the women.
They were arrested by nobody. They
heard that otllivrs were siunmoulnir wit
nesses against them, and that they were
likely to. be Indicted by the grand jury,
and took legal advice. Helng Intormcfl
that they could not be tried and punished
twice for the same eflense, u u body they
leporteil at 'he police olllee, gave them
selves up on the charge of U-lng Inmates
ot houses or 111 fame, weretried, lined and
Imprisoned. Mayor Winter, after they
hail been In the calaboose a few hours, re
leased them. The grand-jurors Investi
gated the matter, and came to l -.n.l n.
slon that the nlrls had not ahead of them
and dropped the matter. That Is the
whole of It;
l lie Council refused to mince the
llijiior license from $200 a year to $100 in
face of the tact that one of the Issues on
which Mayor Winter was elected, was
low liquor license. Cairo decided at the
ballot-box that Mayor Wood's adminis
tration, did wrong when It, raised the
llceusi! trfSaOOi We. have too long fil
tered from tlic evil of dear drinks. It l,
In the estimation ot our jieojik', better
that drinks should ho luniMied to the
poor of theelty at low llgiues than that
the property-holders should pay low
taxes. Property I- n luxury; a man
need not have a house and lot
If he does not wish ; but drink- are a ne
cessity, and therefore no burden i-hould
De put upon (lie seller the tendency of
which is to make liquor hlgli-prlced. The
man who sells calico, that any person
can do without, pays only $10 a year;
but the man who sells liquor, that every
body must have, Is required to pay the
enormous sum of $200 ! rids Is an out
rage the jH-ople declared against hi the
election of .Mayor Winter, and Mill the
Caclr reiufeato redaoe the llcensi!
)J by is 'not the clarion voice of Mayor
" Inter heard dciaundlng thUrelonn
The season has fairly set in at the .Sum
mer watering places. President Grant
and family arc settled at long Branch,
and other people of less nob?, and conse
quence have followed and will follow him
hi the next few weeks, and It U supposed
the Branch will bo gayer during the sea
son of 1875 than It has been for many
years. Gen. Babcock, the President's,
private secretary, liven across the way
from his chief, and in close proximity is
the cottogg 0f Gen, Horace Porter,
lormerly private secretary to
Oraat. Next door Is the residence of
Jf!i..h f.0,.W: 9UU of I'Jilladclnhla,
COMWtlous house at Long Branch. Tho
ground are kept m, car Hn(, ;
doiv ftlld porrlifs tiieiNnckil with I mil
ImMliiMi In llic lielffhbwhHotl of the
pioildtlal tlHal toh slnuds the cottage.
Ol Mr rulluiati. president of the Palace
.ar company, and it l salil that lih l'ni-
tinjl home "Is conducled tin palace l n
principles' Sir. Thomas Murphy, ex
collector of the pott of New Yoik, lives
cloe to his friend the President, and en
tertains more extensively than niij other
resident of the Suninior capital,
m;r iii:aivto kai.i.v.
I'V' l,epl'J'' various paits of the
country aro getting ready to rally ami
enter the great political light ol next
v..ir. TIim "liend ineii' inn tntl.liw
about clubs ami the neeesly of organi
zation, ami (lie other men nrc listening to
them with not a llttlelntercst. Ofcouise.
the campaign will not commence for
nea rlv a rear vet. hut In ilm mnmiliini.
much work will be done by both parties ;
ami, wliat is more, the most eitectual
work will be done bclniv the hot tight
commences. At this moment a word
spoken In the proper quarter will do
more irood for either oai I vtlmn lmi.
oration after the presidential cauvas has
ojencd. Now I the time to -cutter the
seeds if wo wlsli :i "ooil eiop .f
ballots in November ls7ii. siteps
snouiu iiiercliire speedily be taken In
Southern Illinois in organize the Hemo
cratlc party for the Centennial jear
pollllc.il ballle. We say, oigaulo" the
ucuioeratic narty. for t will tie f nnlv
organization oppo-cd to the Radicals In
tbe Presidential election. Whatever thnn
I (CI ill Oilcans ivbo are dlssalUllnl wlliili,,
Kadlc.ils may wl-li Ikiuch-i-. nmpli iiu.v
may deirc to llulit lladleallsui ouMduoi
the Demoi'ralle n.irli-. Hn.v imui . t.,i,i i,.
the Inevitable and enter the Deniocralle
paiiylf they wMi to mak - (heir oppo-i-lion
eHeclual. The iJcinnrriwe -lirml.l
therefore be organized, and organized
niiiionr ueiay. lnsoullieni llliunis it is
laying around loo-e. It should bu gath
ered together and made an etleelual or
ganization, aggressive ond ae'.ive.
EBV HIVE WIIRIIS.
The following, from the Mcmnhi. .l.
;ni, mo very true woriK and wi eont-
ineiui tiieni, witli a local applleatlou, to
the people of Cairo:
We often hear men say Memphis is
bound 10 be ii irn.Ml ll- ci...
possesses- such remarkable advanlages ;
she H in the center of tho finest cotton
ii iPi' i lvio"' p,,u ,"011 tlx; great
.-..t.-.t-, .,,., uviimv an iiuvirueiioiis ol ice
or low water; she is on the dividing line
b;lwi;eii the cotton and grain .Stales.
1 Ills Is all true, hut thee very advanta
ges may ) her ruin, It uiiaceompauled
by enlerpri-e. or rather it tiiev destroy
cnterprUe. J.et every man in the cilv,
rich and poor, teel that It I- his interest
as well as In-duty to Improve tlieeilv,
and a new state of things will be exhib
ited. If every man looks only to his owu
business, w hetlier It he great or small,
the city will dwindle Intocomparallve in
significance. We cannot stand still we
must either advance or retrogade. Which
shall It be? We must remember that
money expended tor works ol public util
ity add to each man's Individual wealth.
We often hear that Cairo Is bound to
be a great city, because lie posst.s.c.s
such remarkable advantages I on the
great Mississippi, helow all obstructions
ofieeorlow water, Is on the dividing
line between the cotton und irmlii smti s.
nas coai, iron ami wood nt her doors, and
Is the center of a great system ol rail
roads. tJlllt. initios irrtft S'h.i iHiI.(Iw
'oii(i and 1t'ef.
Tills is all true, but these very ad
aula'rcs ni.'iv ho her ruin. If uimei'tnii.
pankd by enterprise, or rather If tho
Knowledge ol tlie poessiou or these ail-vantage-
de-lroy enterprise. And this 1
what Is happening to us. Our people are
In a business view selllsh. Kach man Is
for hlm-elt, and it is impossible to get
concerted action for t ho henellt of the
city. '1 here U not, In the United Suites,
a city the -le ot Cairo that has not a
public hall. It I- one of our greatest
needs, but our business men the men
who nave the money in the citv-canuot
be induced to even make a movement to
even build a hall. And It is thh. way in
almost evervthlni'. We are stuiullnir
still, and If we do not soon start forward
vo win go backward like a crawilsh.
a natio.vaF. o.vi:tiox.
A "national convention of the Pro
ductive and oilier Industrial elaes'" is
announced by citculur to take place on the
1Mb day ol August, lrt75,at Indianapolis,
Indiana. The convention lias been called
becau-e, In the opinion of Its projectors,
tho time has come hi tho history of this
country "when It is necessary for the
masses to come to the principle on which
society 1- based." The depression of
business of nil kind-, the unsatisfactory
condition ol agriculture, the languishing
ttate of the shipping Interests
of the country, the fact that
the tide ol emigration has turned back
and that mas'es of oeonle are retiirntmr
to the old world, the embarrassing Huan
clun fluctuations, the oltlcial corruption
exiting in all departments of the govern
incut thcs' and oilier facts Inn,. Im
pressed the committee, appointed for the
purpose oi eou-lileilng them at the an
nual se-sion of the Industrial Convention
of Virginia and North Carolina, held at
Petersburg, Va., in November, I87i,wilh
the belief that a national convention
which shall be composed of men of all
political parlies- who mav consider tliexe
questions Impartially, would result In
great good to the country.
Jim plan of the convent on U s ru
1. County conventions to meet on Sat
urday, the Ilrdday of .Inly, or earlier Im
practicable, to select delegates to ills-
Kach district eoiiveiillini. im U 111
every congressional district) to meet on
Thursday, tho 15th or .Inly, to elect a del
eg.lte to the National 1'r.nvoi.tin.,
another to attend in case ol failure of the
3. The National ('iiiivpnllnn t nu.i.f
Indianapolis, Indiana, on Wednesday,
owi iiuj- oi August, im.i,oC r-'o'clock M.
In order to give consistency to the
movement, the committee request that
iou names ot iiclcgutcs ami of all alter
nates and oilier nviHnpe i,.., i .
commiuilcated to the clialriiian of the
.iiiiiiiiiic, .ir. .i. it. Winston, M on.
Caswell county, North Carolina.
'A7.l-T,rf,f 'i.,,-W.T-iieul-Ja .
feVERY THING GRAND, IfWEfH AND
' " LARGER, EETTET.AlfD.-liOtiE BI&MnC&AN EVER.
KA"I"IIKI1A V I I I Bil
sr . z"isr Br
v . A i. . J S a W wist- ,
mm, aviary, mm colossal hippodrome, orecm circus 'h CALlstgemcktsitioK.
TTElff ALLIED SHOWS XIV
RELIABLE AND FIRST-CLASS IN E Vlflfey PARTICULAR
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Ten Exhibitions for One Ticket ! Four Acres of Tents ! Features Never Before Exhibited T FORMS THE' LARGEST COMBWATtow mm
OIIANOKST SKillT KVKIS IIHIIHI.DI HAS NO KQl A I. IN AMHItlCA ! (ll'KA'I'lJSl' SliXSATlOX OF Til II AOK1 h)eo for vour-elveMlieu Judite. Kverv Nation nn'vTrn. . .
Valine advertl-ed Irulv exldbited. The w hole World iU Contrlliulors. , .Spcclallles our ureal fealu.v ; lim,,. formlnjr animals thai, m.v other ten .lena" cFlel ri h - 'U'o I The on! v '' '"'rV.
arne-.. .Maiye (,. den riiarinK Itoiuaii War Chai lots, l.'.nnn t haiioleers. leaile.. Ci,llei efeoitlnK Oreel.in HemiUc. Klepinl i'oslun.es a.lornlnK"sw.,ev I ...dies. ,',.,,1 in i roTirsl , nu.
ndlan Onnie-. Foot-ltacluj;, etc. Ila lift eoua no llvnl. l lr oeonle and iires vouch f r II. - h j.h jniaiu i oiiuin;;, Hurdle
""T" . ViUsQW. r
l..')Jll!, 1. 't ! IflTitril III 1 ... 1 J . '. I I I ii I
TEN LADY PERFORMERS!
?our Female QymnaotD !
(IRBATMOKAIi SHOW OF THE A(SE !
(intaiiiinjf l.ivlnjr Ih in-eseniallve-. o all the Itate
V oudi-rful and Itemarhnble Tyics of the
Zoological and Ornithological Kingdoms,
. . !,?!Al,rn" I'hcnomena of KqiiestH,,,, rt Con
Jiluilln tfinnil eonfederallon with the I.eadinir Ar-tM-jol
iheiiviuiiie Itlnjr. Ilrilllant. (Jorieous, Im
jiohi and MaWiilicent. Ail I ho World h?Contrlbu
lion. I he lean Ideal of Attiaellon, and Acme of
A i cole Avhleveuifiit".
Its Connterpart Can Not Be Found f
5100 CCO CtallcngQ Shay. THsd. Tested andlfoind m,
Tho Colossal Show of the Universe.
The Old ami New Worlds unite their Cnjiitid und
l.crleiice. ' no Continents conjoined for Instruc
tive I.utertidniiiciit. . Million Wonder on Wheels.
'I'hc (leaturV Coatnle Mnn-el brtoi-tht to vourdoor.
Five Times As Many
Hvc limes a, many Natund and rtiticJal Cuii
1 ,vu ''ll,ll-n many Itare KlnN and Ikats.
Mve lhneas nuny Star Ko,ticlrlau I-lvo Timet as
inaiiy Gymnast. -i0 Times i,k himdv .Men and
llorM-x, I-ie Times as inanv Athlete, Five Tune as
many Lady Performers, Five Time the fot. Fire
l ime the .Manlllc:iuc, Five Time the Seating
. apaclly poes.ed by ny OtherTmvellu .Sliow.
f,rfSt JPS0! EcSestiian,s gymnasts, the Greatest Number of
LiaciV Eatiestnans. More and Better Rarcl9s1r T?4AW 4-1-.. mr-t ei.Mir.i
Plisnea Performers, and m evei-v r&p.vi(n tiir wrc4- Tvrri tt j
iny other Traveling Circus. " ' - vxTO erxammenx oz
The Entire Display in a Multitude of Monster Tentst
!pOAJ?ftrmers in the Ring. A Double Circus Ring. The Only Exhibition
tha h ah p.jiinoiiifir Afiriit in London. The only Exhibition that has Pur
chasing Agents m Paris. The only Exhibition that has Purchasine:
Agents m Africa A COLLOSSAL COLLECTION OF CURIOUS ANIMALS
from Wilderness, Plain and Jungle. '
Bato&ohias, Brutes and Saurian Monsters
We hold these Truths to be Self Evident : That it Contains
Tho Largost and Pinost Bonsai Timers in Captivity; Tho Only Bluck-vnancd African Lions on tho Comi
ffioffla nfs,? in Nolh America ; Th0inoBt Ilordof Sawed Cattft E vor Exh?bi cJ
iiio most JJcuuUful bpottcd Axih Deer over Cnpturcd ; Tho First Whito Pcncock Ever soon in Aninr ioi,
Tho only Coyloucso Water Buirulo ovor in Captivity; Tho TroaeKtV Blood-ThlrYt
Puinu; ThoOnl Braailian Jaguar on Exhibition ; Tho : Largest Kangaroo i known. in,rsly bouin Amcrlcau
The Great War Elephant "SALADIK" The Performing'Elephant "QUEEN ANNE'
TToeHn Ttvfnwinli5? 80('n nnyothor Exhibition on thin Continent, n Living Oirallo, a LivinK llivor
I Wntnrk, Sin tt11!1-00008' Qrca A,rlca Eland, a Whito Tartar uu Yak. S HockyMoinitX Moose
TtrZrtt$Z n? fVorn Indm' .TwS numpod Baclriun Cameln, Tho Red Stair oflndiu. tho CnzcinblaVBlcm
Cttptulfcd: inp0"' h BauVC,, SprinkDok, tho Barbary Aoudttd and tho only whito Zebra eve?
Seven Octave tttejun
I'htt wild, wt'inl imi.Ii.' (if
ulilrli ran Ik lii'iinl at i lNtaiit
ni Jour nilli,
Musicil Athineae&t of fa World,
t im I'liorniou r-xiiMn,,., nn,
tor tin' sped;,! gratlllciilun nf
imlillt' taste, the nianajjcincnt
4 MUSICAL STEAM PIANO
Which pioiliK'i s dm ilcltc i nin
tin' lniMiarii, thiou!h a lately
iim-n iieinmi oi sioniii.
tonc ehllilt. loin- tiinri
imwi'i- or Hid fjrnmlpst Or'nii
J. S.iti.;i;C- r .
Piano. A R
nnil Its liarninnv tiMiiports
the vlllor, !u it wt'ii', t the
liiinl of cni'hantinrnt. 'I'h! .
f.iiriou-) and mtricitr liihtrn-
llll.lll Mllll l.n.r.M ... I. .ml
.... .... .. .... -II IW.,.., .N,
Wear anil tim that llwyi
lire heard lour niile-i, i the
W'liili'r, nuii H iiii'l ttnly ol
all who seo il. It melody is
hy iiii'UiHOl'a newly Invcnlcil
mi'thod ol' (.learn : and yet it
1 lib Win! as Jlollan harp
notes. 'Hu weight ol thi!i
niai'iilllceiit Sle;un I'liino is-v
p over four ton-J.(y. IO pomuN)
r and wis inaniitai.'tiired in
llorlin, Prussia. and Impoi led
it tin 'I nltod ' Hlatei hv
1 la I ley A Co.. aniv
lork on .nill
Id. 1S7.. al an I'.xneiiM' ot'
It N drawn liv ii 'IVinn ol
Damiii' dray llor.'H,', andean
r-JJ-. 12-. be s-oen t'aoli day hi Ihu pro-
resiuii, iit-r in I-IKHK1-.
AaJH lit! liimm-
LOOK OUT for the PARADE
Given ilally tu th.. Street. MUenof OllttorlntrOold uuU Emoral.l , War ChattoU ami Tublau Ca. ; Pranotnsf Horso., NoddlnK
lumoB a"y Cavalteia, Coui lly Damns, I21phanU tn Scurlot HoutuK. Curaolu and DromU(irtoB In tho IJne.
Sl'Bi:ill5 IU;ili:S'E'ItA AD COKXIiV liA.M)S IX JOLIi: YlIAHIOTS.
A Lour HoUnuo of earn, Caaey, Vans uml Dims, boartnit on tlmlr Panol LnndBcano I'alntinan, arttittiouny oxocuted, and
TK.Oiinllnn In II......I... . !
Ives a Refined and IntelleotTial Entertainment in Every Respect
It Is a Solid Owunizatlon, noquiriuir, In tti .Various Seiiartiuouta,
OVEjB 500 S3T, -A.T3D- POITIES
AND PRESENTING TO TIIE PUBLIC I OVER
5000 Livinu Wild Animals, Museum Curiosities, Wonders, PefYormors, Etc.
Backed by Solid and Practical Business Men, with a Joint Capital 2,000,000 Dollars
Two Performances, 1 and 7 p.m. Admission 50 cents. Children under 9 years. 25 cents.
l,04 ATIO : OID !1101,''.I).H, AT TUG, IHMT OF Klfjll TIKKT.
EXCURSION TRAINS WILL BE RUN AT HALF RATES ON ALL THE RAILROADS LEADING INTO THE'CITY.;,:, ,