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AS.(;AI.ON I.UUUK, .NO. M
Knights of I'jIIiIm, imt every '
ilaytifglit nt luilr-pint fru-ii, inOilil
fellows' Hall. .10. II (JostMA.f,
AI.KXANIlKIl I.OIHIK, NO. Ml.
i Iowa, iinti every Tliurwlny iiIkM
nt Im f iwlmriii in miir nnii nn
(.'omtm rclnl iivnitte, In-Uvnii alxlli nml Pcuiilli
tlt JJ hi Mill N , (I.
-unto i:noami'.mi:nt, i. o. o. -"..niKM
V vin (Mtl-rVllriwn' Unit on tlie llrnt ami llillil
I m-clay In every moiitli, nt linir-i"11 fcvi 11
a WHO J.OIiCK. NO. 2:17, A. V. A A. M.
Holil H-irllliir communications 111 Mn
Tjmmn Hull, corner Oiiumrrrliil iiviiiuc
' uwl KIkIiIIi Htiiit, on tin ai-rowl ami
.miHIi Mouilay ofmcli montli
i i itr. -in-.
Tln mIurljf iif.-l ha this il.iy -old out
til city In; I)iiiiii' to Messrs. llusc,
Loomis A Cu.
All bills due Win for lie in tin: t-ity,
Irom the lt of AuguM, will In- collected
by Ilu-o, Loouil A Co.
Thanking tliu public for the favms they
have conferred upon litm he begs a con
tinuance for tin; lnttcr llrui.
Tho tickets Is-iied by hlin will bo re
eclved by llu-c, Loomis & Co., for Ice.
Aiito, lu.., August -1, W.'.. n-i-lw
Hiie Hull ri:rry lleM-rlillan
iMiiL ii. salt's.
To Hir .'lllll'lli of .'iili-o.
1 Would Inform my tinny friend", that t
am fllll lu the auction business, unit ready
to attend to all cnlca Hint limy Direr. My
long experience In this im-lncs needs no
comment-1. In no experiment on my part,
ninl p.irtles tntrui-titif,' Kooit to my ore
npeil not be afraid, ai I am no 'vpilb'' or
novice in the hii-hicM.
Special attention kIvcij to real ektato and
out-door ale, at I have nc rr mNcd mak
ing a rule. I). II autman, Auctioneer.
Corner Sixth Mrect and Commercial A v.
lellcnm.-l'II.M:.i:it-nt I. mils ll-r-
JIhii I'm ( I Jnr-,
nt 75 cents cr tlo.cn ; all tho latent -tyle.
In Jelly gla. .Sealing wax In large nml
mall quantities, nl lJan'1 Hartmau's,
corner Sixth "arret.
PIIsKNHK at Louis llerliert's.
ttSrXX AiiiIkt anil White rag stock
envelopes at tho Hri.iXTiN olllee, printed,
$:i M) and ;) 00 per ,M.
'oiiKri-. Will it.
(ii-ntilnoOwgreis Spring water in hot
tlei", kept on Ice aLd sold tor 10 cniti ic
glan, 20rcnts per bottle, and ii per dozen,
at the following place : I'lill. .'aup'- Con
feetloticry ; McOaillej'i and ricnuli'- Drugstore-,
and l.ouli IIcrlcrt's IteHaurant.
The .Saratoga Congrris Spring Walcr U
put up and aold In tioltlcn only, to Injure Hi
original trcii;tli and medicinal propeitie.
I.onli Herbert tin I'l l-SK.M.It.
A l ine ltrtrtrnrr rir Knl- or Kent.
Corner llolhrook avenue and Ttnly
routth -treet. Irfe'e yard an.l Kardcn (
lots; jilciity of fruit and -htlilibery: vood
ftabluand carrlse houie. Will -ell on
crj eaky termi. The home contain ten
roonif. ' '. H. rniM.il'-.
UiSHlK ritluctloii In prlee, ol IVnther
UuMer.-", at Scliuli'P drutoro.
A cottage on Thirteenth -troet, between
Wnhlnptoii avenue and Waluut street.
ti-lJtl. Apply to l)ii. Smith.
Tlirco large and very dcurablu family
room, frontlug on tho Ohio, at the St.
Charrtm Hotel, can be had, with board, at
erv reanjniriile ratei durinir the Summer
month". Abundance of pure air and per
fect ventilation. T-10-tl".
Chas. Scboeninoyt'rlm that Xo.
1 beer lMLSENEU alwayc on hand.
" Uo mil! .".? Her.
Landlords ot hotels and boarding Iiou-ch
will lindit to tlielr sdantiiKe to call upon
Mr. Coleman, Laundrc.-s, No 12 Fourth
street, between Washington nud Commer
cial avenues. Hotel and ho:irdhi-hiiue
washing, 7."i cents per dozen. Koi piecework
priceB arc an follow: Slnslc bhlrt and col
lar, lOcj per doeu 60c; socks ficj two col
larn, ftc; two handkerchiefs, 5c; vests 20c;
and all gentlemen's wear, Nlc. per
dozen. Ladles' drci, 25 to Mic;
tklrti 10 to UOe; drawor.s 10 to 15c; two
lialr hose Cc; two collardQ to 10c. For lu
dies' plain clothes $1 00 per dozen; for la
dies tine clothes, $1 25 per dozen; done
dromptly, aud promptly delivered. Pa
On to I.ouit llrrltert'H for I'H.Hi:-
Clicancr Tlinn T.yer liiutwii llel'urr
Mason's Self-Sealing Fruit Jars at $1 M)
per dozen. Extra rubber for Mason's
Fruit Jars, at Daniel llartmanV, corner
Sixth street (W5-tl
Nollre of llouiimil.
The .well-known tmrlier bhop, corner
Ktghth and Cunnncrcial, presided ov;r ty
tho popular artist, (Jeorgo Stoinhouso, has
removed ono door north on Commercial, In
Jig Qreud Central Hotel. Tho new shop is
.argo and commodious, and thot.0 wishing
for anything artistic lu the way of fashion'
s,ble hair cutting, smooth shave9, etc., will
Jo well. to cull at tliuUrand Central Umber
,At the Uun-iim bindery IS number;
Hound In two volumes, lull gilt mor-
rocco; cost $11; for sale nt S 10.
MBX Hag stock en veloiyjs at the llui
j.iviin ortlce, $J 25 per mV
AVe will take, at the St. Charles Hotel
durijtt tbo summer months, SO day boirdcr
at 2er month, and 50 hoarders with cool
ulcasaut rooms on tho unncr lloor. ut $30
r. ,i. a. .i.i.. .
uioiiui. i iui uxircineiv low rate
e hut prompt'y paying hoarders will bo
lepted. Jkw'Ktt AViLcox Jt Co.,
aXX Wood stock euvelopts at tho
Hl'LLKTiN ofllw. ?3 00 per M.
-Tho ilncst article of Salad Oil ut
TIlCltSDAY, ATdl'ST 5, 1S70.
I.iieiil Wrnther lteiorl.
Caiuo, Im.., Aiunitl i t-iTJ.
'IIIOMAU ,IONi:S, . rt. S. 8., U.S. A.
C'oti'iiiiioM of irai who have not paid
their bllU thl month, had better flop in
iiniUei; Mr. (ieroulil to-day, If they In
tend taking ndvnntnKi; of the ilvo ilajV
.Still nt Larue.
.lobu llulchiiHoit. the man who .-hot
and o f-erlously wounded .laeob Suttar,
who now lies very low at tho Mechanic'
houe, U At 111 at larjje, and. we prelum1,
onktrs SVliltcatiip and .Shuter were to
bis .ecu parading tin; streets yesterday in
hlfrh i"tatt' of :ood humor over their
reliiMatenient a-s iolIee ollleers by the
City Council on 'l'iicday nljiht.
I'lom a letter reeeled by II. T. Oer-
ould, from City Trcaurer Blake, we
learn that he has entirely recovered from
his late lndipoltlou, and Is having n
uood time with bU old friendiand neigh
Mr. Theodore Canl'an, who foryeaM
pat has filled the iio'ltlon of day opera
tor at the Western Cnlon telegraph of
fice in this eilv, kit veiterdav for I'adu-
ih, to take the place of an oprator
there who has been taken sick.
We ye-terday ''droppeil In" on Police
Maitrates llros and lilnl atnl found
both of thetn busily enjacil In doing
nothing. There had not, up to I o'clock,
been a 'Ingle cao liefore cither of them
for violations of city ordlnances.although
there were mute a number of civil suit8.
ItrunliiK Ihflr 'Itiillfiim."
The whole of the police forec on yes
terday afternoon, at the corner of Twelfth
fitrect and Commercial avenue, were
inxlou'ly aw aiting the arrival of the city
clerk, in order that they might draw their
regular monthly rallonSOO in scrip.
The proceedings of the City Council
occupy a large hare of our columns this
morning, in eon-epieuco whereof we are
compelled to Rave out other matter. The
proceedings are highly Interesting, how
ever, and we commend the perusal of Hie
."nine to our irmU'i s.
We are occasionally reinludcd of the
fact that there are yet a tew dogs in Cairo,
mil wc would suggest to the city authori
ties the propriety of sending to "kingdom-
come some ol me numerous uuiiitii-cu
ur that Infest our .-trects and make the
night hldeou- witli their lighting and
Mr. Jacob .Suttar N still lingering at
the Mechanics' house, In the lower part
of town, with tin wounds received at
the hand- of John Hulehlti-oii. During
the iiast week a Might change for the
wor-e has taken place, tho wounded man
having taken cold, but hope- are yet en
tertained that he will recover.
'J'lie action of the council at their meet
ing on Tue-day night, In regard to the
charges set forth by Mayor W inter
against Olllccrs Whltcanip and Schuster,
was dUcii'-cd on every corner yesterday.
Various opinions prevailed, and It was
rather dltllcnlt to tell which had the
most irlend-, the officers or the mayor.
Tlie 'e Transfer i:iikIiic.
The new transfer encine of the Cairo &
Vincennes railroad company, "J. S.
Morgan," arrived in Cairo from Vln-
cenne-, i iteday niglit. tlie is a line loo
ing and powerful locomotive, and at
traded much attention from the people
In the vicinity of thedcimt. Her llrst
task alter an Ivlnglu this city was to take
the "'Free llcnevolent Sons of America"
to Hretlcn Springs.
Tho Cairo base ball players ye-terday
afternoon left lor l'adncah on the steamer
Fi-k,whero they will to-day "tackle'' liic
"Idlewilds" of that- city. Tho "boys"
have a strong nine to contend against,
but having made several additions to
their club since playing their last g.no
in this city, they expect to conio out vic
torious. We will have u report of tlie
Mr. F. A. Fair, a well known gentle
man ol MoitrTd City, was in Cairo yester
day looking after a skill which had been
stolen from him at Mound City on
Tue-day night. Ho found his property
lu tlie hands ot a colored man lu till
city, named William Thomas, who had
purtflascil It from a couple ot daikies
yesterday morning. Chief ol l'olico WII
ilams was made acquainted with the cir
cumstances of tho theft, and Is now on
the lookout tor the guilty parties.
In the City. )
-Mr. K. II. Hill, of Carthage, III., N
in tho city on a short visit.
Mr. David Oxley, of Centrulla, mas
ter mechanic ot the Illinois Central rail-'
road company, was in Cairo yesterday.
Col. 0. Winston, who Is at present
residing In Pulaski county, has been In
the city during the past week attending
Mr. Ueo. Hums, who, for some thno
past, has been traveling in tlie northern
part of the State, returned to his homo In
this city yesterday.
On to Chits?. Sehoennioyer's lor
, your Ice-cold PJI.SEJs'EI!. 7-25-1 w.
Timi:. IIak. Tin. Winii. j Vki..
7n in .".i I'll 1 I.- S. W. I -
II " .TO.Iiri, s
I t III. M.ttil S I
ThM rnitrnllrt l'.enralon. I
'I'lie Ccntralln peoide will nrrive in
Cairo nt hall-past two o'clock to-morrow
afternoon. They will remain In the city
n couple of hour-, when they will be re
ceived on board the steamer Eckrrt by
Captain Hiigiui, and taken up the, river.
They propose remaining on the boat
about seven hour-, when tho party will
rotum to tho train, and leave Cairo nt
twelve o'clock for ( 'entrall.i, The e.vcur
ionlst, we are Informed, aie anticipating
n glorlnu- lime.
Cupls. I'rank Howe, Pecker, lierould,
el nit., are engaged In overhauling and
repairing thelr.handsumu sail-bout. As
coon us everything Is lu ".hip-shaie" or
der, they wllIdIseiistheiuestlon of nam
ing her. Among the names suggested
are the "O. !'.," "J'ecrlc," "Flyaway,"
anil several others equally beautiful and
appropriate. '1 he O. I. 'eems to be the
favorite. We don't know what the name
Is derived from, but presume that those
who have a curiosity to know can ascer
tain by applying to any ol the above
The Colored IMenir 'i-itTdiy.
The "Free Benevolent Sons of Amer
ica" left Cairo yesterday with a large
number of their friends, on a special
train for Hreden Spring-, a wry plea-ant
plane on the line of the Cairo A. Vin
cennes railroad. The parly spent the day
at the Springs and weio addressed by
James Knot and I. W. MeCall-tcr, two
colored men. The picnic wa one of the
most pleasant given by the colored ieo
ple during the season, and was greatly
enjoyed by all present.
The partnership between I.. I). Thorns
and II. A. Thorns Is this day ill-solved,
II. A. Thorns retiring and 1. I. Thorns
continuing the btislne".
I, . I). Ttioms,
II. A. Tiioms.
Caiko, August Wii. S-.V.M
An Old Iteiiroliiile.
Chief of Police Williams received u let
ter a few days ago from parties in Cliam
bersburg, Pike county, Illinois, Inquiring
after a man named Kobert Simpson, who
seems to be a rather hard customer.
Shnp-on, wv learn from the letter, Is a
man of seventy years of age, and has, on
more than one occasion, left his home,
leaving word with his relatives that he In
tended solng to Florida for his falling
health, but about the time the home folks
would think the old gentleman safely set
tled lu Florida, lie would return, with but
little talk of where lie had been. He left
Chambersburg recently, with the .story
mat ne va going to norma, went to
Decatur where he was Joined by a voting
girl, a former servant of his wlte, who
had been driven from tlie hon-e for bad
liehavlor, and started for this city, anil
now the writer of tlie letter ak- Captain
illlams to examine all of the hotel reg
isters and ccs whether Itoln-rt nml
young friend have vi-lted Cairo, and how
tlie counltj weru registered whether n
man and wife, or father mid daughter,
a the knowledge Is desired for evi
dence In a divorce case. Several parties
In Cairo, after looking at the old sinner's
photograph, which may be seen at police
head-quarters are confident that they
have seen the original in Cairo at a date
not far back.
The partnership heretofore existing lie-
tweentbe undersigned under the Mrm name
ot Arter A- Stewart. i this dav dN-olved bv
mutual coa-eut Mr. Arter retiring.
Tlie buslni will be continued at the old
stand, on Commercial avenue, by James
W. Stewart aud Webster M. White, under
the mine id Stewart .V White, who will
collect all bll's due the old firm, aud pay
all of Its Indcbtnc?.
C. 1). Artkii,
.Tas. W. Stwaiit.
CUIlto, I LI.,, August 4, 1875. H-5-r.t
Huefuer, of the Planters' House, is not
to be outdone. He Introduced Into
Cairo the beer c.xcitement.auil taught our
people to appreciate good beer. For a
season he gave them the best in the mar
Hut this seaon the beers are so gener
ally good that It Is hard to determine tlie
There Is Hlatz
These are now the rage, and Huefuer Is
Inclined to accommodate the public
taste. I le will give the people what they
Hut bckidcs the HlaU and Pilseuer
beers, Huefuer lias discovered another,
very line tlie Toledo Deer. It will uo a
surprise to our beer drinkers and please
them very much.
everybody ought tnjbu satisfled.'aiid Huef
nor is iicieruuncd to keep tlie-e all on
On Saturday night therefore, hu will
set a great lunch, have a tino baud of
musiu on hand, and with good eat
ing and enlivening tunes will open the
Itemember to bo on baud. Saturdav
night, at (l o'clock.
Huefuer Is ahead.
Get Your Partners!
The Delia city siring iiami, ny re
quest of numerous friends, will glyo
another ol their enjoyablu dances at
Scheti's Hall, Friday evening, August
nth. Tliey will do their best to make It
enjoyable tor all. The price of iidnils
slon will be as before only 50 cts.
To lee CoiiNiiiiierN.
The undersigned being convinced that
tho present low price of Ice entails h loss
upon tho dealers, hereby agree that on
aud after Sunday, August 1st, the price
ol lee shall be as follows: For 50 pounds
mid upwards at 75 per KM); less than
50 pounds at anyone time, at the rate of
$1 per 100 pounds.
Hum:, Loom is A Co.,
f . ...
The Sjh nys the League men ate
-Con-lderable Interest In Hit- municipal
Imbroglio Is belng.developed In the city.
Hilly Williams Is theMar-hal,
Jackie Whiter Is the Mayor;
Hut Hilly ha got Jackie dow n;
Dh, Tommy, Is this fair?
A little thing lu a policeman like
threatening to shoot a woman Is no good
lea-ou lor removing him. The right of
policemen to threaten to shoot women
has been established by the Council.
lllat. beer, nt Jaeckel'-, ha- become
suddenly popular. Old and middle-aged
and young men enioy It, and even chil
dren cry for it. He who drinks It will
become healthy, wealthy and wise.
Mayor Wlntir Informed the Council
that he had been elected Mayor and that
he Intended to be Mayor. If Marshal
Williams had heard the a-'ertlon he
would have -mlled. Alderman llalllday
heard It, and he smiled.
Schuster, w hile on tho lorn-, openly
declared that ho didn't care a damn for
the Mayor. The Mayor removed him.
Tlie Council put him on again. Evident
ly the Council, like SchuMer. don't care
a damn for the Mayor.
When was Huefuer known to not go
up head'; On Saturday night, to the
sound of music, and at a grand lunch, he
will tap thno kinds ol beer for his cus
tomers, Toledo, Hlatz and Pllsener, the
bet In the world.
Mayor Winter knows that Marshal
Williams Is the thorn In his side, but he
has not the moral courage to remove
him. Mar.-lml Williams Is a gentleman
of much focre of character, and ho domi
neers over the Mayor, who Is timid.
Tlie street committee Is doing a
great sen Ice to the city by putting lu
pipes to drain oil the lots on the north
side ol Eighth -treet; and would do us a
service by not making our cellar a reser
voir Into which to drain the water from a
block of Washington avenue.
jir. N o. Hart Intends to puijll-n a
pamphlet giving his experiences at the
South. Inconsequence of nil attack of
sickness and resulting great weakness,
he will not be able to get around to at
tend to the publication ol the little book
for a week, probably.
Who are the I.eairuer.s? The .S'oi
hints that they are not honest people,
The Sun evidently i opposed to any tax
payer's n-sGcI.it.on. Why? Probably be
cause the Sun man don't indulge In the
payment of many taxes. Hut who are
the Leaguer, the Sun so roundly abuse-'?
Said Jack to Whit, "Get down and
out ; "
To Schuster said the same;
Hut Halliday, the Alderman,
Nipped Jackie's little game.
He said to Whit, "Get up and In;"
To Schuster said the same;
And tliu-- did Tommy Halliday
Nip Jackie's little game.
Mr. Cunningham, the hiwkiuan law
,r, was prt.-s.nt at ii... nieelliifr of the
council on J uesday mi., and witnessed
me proceeding-. He Is sure tin.- Council
did not do light, and regretted that lie
Had no opportunity to eullirhtcn the
members give them the law on the sub
ject. He ha given Mr. I.inegar s0me
points." and it is believed that Mr. I.in
egar, alter digesting them, will no en-
ibled to give the Mayor some good ad
The real pirtic- lu tin' municipal bat
tle are Mayor Winter nnd Marhal Wil
liams. T1P Marshal, by skillful organi
zation, succeeded In electing the Mayor,
Alter election, the head man and the
manager collided, aud now the manager,
Marshal Williams, is quietly crushing the
head man, Mayor Winter. He is doing
tins without any exhibition of tussiness.
We would not be surprised it he removed
Mayor Winter from olllee. When he
doe, tin. council will sutaln him.
-What does tho llrm of Ayrcs & Co.
think of the Sun as an advertising medi
um'? Tlie llrm published an advertisement
lu the Sun Tuesday evening, at the head
of the local column. "Tho Kind of Flour
to Huy," the advertisement was headed,
and contained an analysis of .Middle
States and Minnesota wheat. Yesterday
evening tho Ayres ad. was put down
from the head of tho local, and a vulgar
ad. headed: "The Kind of Heans to Huy"
inserted lu Its place. This ad. contains
an analysis of county and suburban
beans, and is windy. Ayres A Co.
ought to lie pleased with the Sun.
ll. u-ular .Meet I iik Tticrcol.
Council Cn.oumn. 1
C.uno, h.i... August 3, 1-S75. (
Present 11U Honor Mayor Wluter
and Aldermen Halliday, Lancaster, Kel
lis, Parker, Patler, ltltteiihouse. Thistle-
wood, Wright and Vocuni !.
On motion of Alderman Halliday the
reading of the minutes of the last regu
lar and special meetings were dispensed
Tho following monthly reports of ofti-
cers were presented ana read, anil on
motion of Alderman halliday, received
aud ordered tiled.
deport of F. Ilross, P. M., for June;
repoit of J. J. Hlrd, P. M., for Julv ; re
port of Juo. Clancy, city jailor, for July;
reports ol W. W. Mootcn, H. Sargent, F.
M. Schuster, F. Whltcanip and J. C. La-
Hue, police constables, lor July.
deport ol F. Ilross, police magistrate,
of delinquent executions in tho bauds ot
oftleers, wa presented and read, aud on
motion of Alderman llalllday referred to
tho Finance committee.
A communication Irom II. ', Hlake,
city treasurer, asking that ho bo allowed
lurt her time hi which to make his report,
was read, aud'oii motion of Alderman
Halliday, time was granted him until tho
next regular meeting in September.
The bond of New ton Hlco was present
ednud read, aud on motion of Alderman
Wright the amount oftho bond was fixed
at $ 1,000, ond the bond approved and
the proper olllccrs authorized to execute
The state and county liquor bonds of
Loiili C. Herbert were picented and
rend, and on motion of Alderman Wright
The Committee on Fire Department, to
whom was relerred the petition of P.
Cuhl, reported upon the same, recom
mending that prayer of the petitioner be
granted, nud the Ordinance Committee
lie. Instructed to amend the ordinance oc-
A petition iromlW. Oarvln, in regard
to n plow hired to the city, and broken
while in their me, was presented and
read, nnd on motion of Alderman Thl
tlewood referred to the Committee on
(V petition Irom John Cnrenian, F.
Krnt.ky, John M. Phillips, W. F. Scott,
Louis Hotto and others, remonstrating
against allowing the C. A. V. railroad to
keep cars standing on track hi Iron! of
business house., Ac., wa, on motion of
Alderman Paller, referred to Committee
The following bill- of olllccr- for .-nla-
rle were presented and read, and on mo
tion of Alderman Halliday the eleik wn
ordered to draw on the treasurer for the
several amount, with the exception of
the bills of F. M. Schuster, F. Whltcanip,
ISobt. Hllllngsly and Ja. Kooken, which
bills were laid over until ne.t regular
Henry Winter, mayor
" . i. i x iey, cierh
H. F. Hlake, treasurer.
W. M. Williams, marshal
I. C. Lull ne. W. W. WiKiten.
11. Sargent, F. M. Schuster and
1. Whltcanip, police constables,
II. II. Hlack. city attorney, one
F. Hros. notice magistrate, .lime
J. J. Hird, police magistrate Julv
W in. Krow n, health olllcer.
Kobt. Hllllngsly and Jus. Kooken,
police constables, 11 days at $00
ler month each
The following bills were preenti.il and
read, and on motion of Alderman Wright
referred to Committee on Claims :
Hu-c, Loomls tX, Co., Ice for street
... S -I H5
iitt-c, J.oomls v Co., ice for eitv
John Clancy, dieting prisoners
Cairo Bulletin, publishing procla
C. Hlann. burvlng cow
J. Learv, haufingdead hore
Alex. Warwick, 51 days' work dn
H. Halston, ditrihii'timV'Vi"r"viiii
team IJdavs Q.3 00..;.
C. Hlann. hurvmtr ealf.
Cairo City Gas Co., tar.
F. Gorman, superiutendeii
James Shelton, cleaning council
H. H. Cunningham, rent of coun
W. Wlins, work
Cairo Evening Sun, publishing
notices, Ac Z
S. Walters, sewer pipe. Ac
N. Mce, lumber for sidewalk-
I..1I. Gorman, -1 days work on
cltyloto. repairing fence
). locum, service ol mule and
cart on streets
Stephen Hradley, hauling slops
for July ,;, .,
M. Ganoii, hauling man to Jail
b . I. Pecker, whitewash brushes..
.las. rowers, work on picks
', iJ,J:y,M'h. county clerk ft ps
It. f. ocitni, circuit clerk fees and
cot of suits against city.
,uiru iuy uilS Co. 2.18 ill sir
lamps jq ,-
V ' M',w-lain-, killing dog-'.!!!!;; 2 00
J no. Clancy, extra meals fumlsltcil
. 'Sarin. (''. ii nvc ti'rt.'L- ...1,1. ii. -rv
i f. " Ollll KMIII III IMI
. Cochran e, ,uys work wUh
i5.0-' - ll,'Lvs wo,k wlth iwi'm
D. C. Homer, 7j days work with
Mrs. Lally, t!J
M. Casey, i;l
II. Nason, ill
J. Thlstlewood, W
F. Jenkins, IH days work witli
P. II. Cochran. 0 days work with
P. Wllhnartln, 0J days work with
Y'W.ce.,nH'2 da's work with team
M. Mahoney, u days work on
streets as foreman
I. Sullivan I days work on streets
J .Sullivan. 2 days work on streets
J. Dillon, I t days work on streets
ii. uaniii, o tiays' work on streets.
J. Lane, 7J days' work on streets.
i. -Man eu. u
(lavs' work on
hnne, 0 days' work on streets.
r, lu tiays' work on
U days' work on
01 days' work"
P. Conly, 1 di.y' work on streets.
, corny, i nays' work on
A. Mockler, (IJ days' work on
I. Keating, 12J days' work on
M. Houlihan, 52 days' work on
F. Cunningham, 7J days' work on
S. Hudson tl d.-ivs' unit; on
I). McCarthy, H day' work on
M.Cahill, haullmr lit loads, at DO
cents a iu
Alderman Halliday otl'ered the follow
ing resolution, which was adopted by
the following vote:
Ayes llalllday, Lancaster, Nellls,
Parker, Patler, Thlstlewood and Yociini
Nays-imtenhouso and Wrlght-2.
llewhctt, That the committee on
streets bo and they are hereby author
ized to purchase, for Immediate use, such
quantity of Paducah gravel, at a prlco
not to exceed SI. 23 per cubic yard, de
livered on the bank near Levee street lu
this city, ut such place as tho said com
mittee may designate, as may bo needed:
provided, that tho total sum to bo paid
for such gravel to bo purchased shall not
exceed llvo hundred dollars.
The City Attorney reported upon tho
petition of Jauies Foley, leaving tho
matter at the discretion ol the council,
whereupon Alderman llalllday moved
that the clerk bo authorized to transfer tho
license uiion the tlllnsr of n new bond.
A communication from W. M. Wil
liams, marshal, In regard to street lamps
not lu use and out ot icpalr, was, on mo
tion of Alderman Plttcnhou-?, referred
to the Committee on Clnlm.
rhebondor.i. . .Mcuniiey ,ns pre
sented and read, nnd on motion of Alder
man Thlstlewood, the nmouiit of the
bond wa nXel t $1,000.
On motion of Alderman Lancaster the
bond wn approved, and Hie proper olll
ccrs authorized to draw up n contract.
The bonds of U. F. Hllllng.ly and .fn.
Kooken, police coiistablcs.were pre.-cnte.l
Alderman Patier moved tlie bond- be
Alderman llallldny mnwil that action
on the bonds be deferred to next regular
Hi- honor ruled Alderman Hallldny's
motion out of order, whereupon Alder
man llalllday appealed to the council to
The motion of Alderman llallldav was
then submitted to the council, mid the
council sustaining the motion, the bonds
were deferred to next regular meeting.
The bond of Parker A xlev, auction
eers, and the State and city liquor lioinls
of Jas. Manning, were read, aud on mo
tion ot Alderman Thlstlewood approved.
Ills Honor then read the following
communication to the council:
loth lIonomMe City Council nf the City of
GKNTIX.MKN Under the nowers con
ferred upon nie by the charter of the city,
i (im, on me mill iiayoi .inly, remove
from the imllcc force of Hie citv the fol
lowing named policemen, to-wlt: Fred
erick Whitcamp and F. M. Schu-ter, nud
In compliance with tlie law, report the
following eaues for removal :
2. Talking di-respcctfully oftho exec
!t. Complaints of shooting dogs tagged
I I llknluit'liifr rv I r j -il tlni ltit
I. Going into people's premises and
killing their dot's.
5. Threatening to shoot Mrs. Gunsher
when protecting her dog.
0. For a tyrannical exercise of thelrjolll
cl.nl duties a" policemen.
I have Investigated tho above cause
and llud them to be well founded in facts,
and iu my opinion thought the best Inter
est of tho city required tlielr removal. I
therefore respeetiully submit to the coun
cil for consideration the above removals
under Section ono (1) ot the act of tlie
general assembly concerning the appoint
ment and removal of city officers, ap
proved and lu force April 10th, 1S75.
IIkniiv WixTiut. Mayor.
Alderniaii Halliday moved that lu or
der to enable the council to determine
whether or not the reasons given by the
mayor for the removal ot Messrs. Whlt
canip and Schuster are good and siilll
clent, tho charges presented against said
men are hereby referred to the commit
tee on police and jail, with Instructions
to thoroughly Investigate said charge
and with full power to compel the at
tendance of witnesses.
Said committee shall report fully to the
council (upon the completion of such in
vestigation) any aud all facts and Inhu
mation ascertained that will as. 1st and
enable the council to determine the suf
ficiency of the reasons of the mayor for
removing the said Whltcanip and Schus
ter. The city marshnll is hereby directed
to have served and delivered any and all
pajK-rs, Ac, that -aid roiiuuiUcc ot in
vestigation may direct.
Tho Mayor ruled Ihc. motion ol Alder
man Halliday as being out of order, and
stated that the question before the Coun
cil was the approval or disapproval of the
Alderman Halliday then moved that the
Mayor's aeilon he disapproved. Motion
carried bv the following vote :
Ayes Halliday, Lancaster, Nellls, Par
ker, Itlttenlinuee, Thlstlewood. Wright
Alderman llallldav moved that Messrs.
Whitcamp and Schuster bo re-instated
upon tin: police force upon their tiling a
new bond and being sworn into otllce;
that the clerk be Instructed to notify It.
F. Hllllngsly and James Kookeii that their
services are no longer required from this
On motion adopted by the following
Aye.- Halllday,Lancaster, Nelli, Par
ker, Patier, Hlttenhoue, Thlstlewood,
Wright and Yocum 1.
On motion of Alderman Patier the
W.m. Fiiknch Axi.kv, City Clerk.
Steamer Jim FIsk, Paducah.
" City of Helena, St. Louis.
" Hickory, Mound City.
Tow-boat J. W. -Mills No. 8.
J. M. Phillips, Ohio river.
CSeii. Anderson, Paducah.
Steamer Jim FIsk, Paducah.
City of Helena, Vleksburg.
" Hickory, St. Louis.
KlVKlt AND WEATHER.
Tho river last evening was -1 1 feet 5
and 1-3 inches on tho gauge, having risen
H 2-3 Inches during the previous 2 Ihoura.
The weather Is dear and warm.
Tho condition of the rivers eUuwhcru
as shown by the Signal otllco report Is as
Pittsburg, IS feet 8 Inches, tell 2 feet 4
inches ; Cincinnati, 52 feet 2 Inches, rose
a feet 2 inches ; Louisville, 21 feet 2
inches, rose I foot; Nashville, 12 feet 0
Inches, fell 0 Inches; St. Louis 33 lect 11
Inches, fell 12 Inches.
Itcport suys the Charles Morgan Is
coming up on ono wheel.
The Cairo Base Hall Club went out
on the FIsk yesterday to let the Paducah
chaps take another belt at them.
Tho J. W. Mills broke a follower at
Island No. 8 and eiuiio back here for re
pairs. She was Inking a large tow or
stave barges to New Orleans.
A great deal ot corn Inside tho le
vees above tho city Is being drowned out
hy tho water collected since the rains.
One man we saw lost 120 ncres.
The eorntleld over the river that Is
now in great danger Irom overflow con
tains 60 acres, and belongs to Tom Kref
tt'A all he lm In the world nnd will ruin
him If lost.
The General Anderson yesterdnv
brought down 4 barges of Piulucah
gravel Intended for St. Loul-, but we lie-
Here that one of tliemliasl)een purchased
by this city for trial on our streets. The
others will lie taken to St. l.onl- ns soon
ns tho current will permit.
The St. Louis Globe of yetcnl.tv
published A dispatch from Cairo stating
that the -Mississippi Is cutting away the
levee at ome points back of the city.
Wt took a tramp around tho levee vc-
terday evening lu search of that hole
and failed to llnd It. The levee I lu ex-
ellent condition and It would require o
feet II Inches more water to place If in
The Mississippi Is beginning to glvo
the people of Missouri tits. About titty
teres of Greenfield's land Is Inundated
and tho water is almost up to the
edge ol Mr. Clark's cornfield. Green
field's land Is very high and Is scarcely
vcr ovcrllowed. The lakes lu Missouri
arc diverting a great deal of water from
the river and are now miniature oceans.
The transfer steamer Junius S. Mor
gan was seized at tho MU-ourl shore
yesterday, but upon what grwind- we
could not definitely learn. The lerrv
boat Is again doing tho transter business,
and as It costs about eighty dollars per
day to run Die Morgan and only about
thirty to transfer by the ferry boat, wc
suppose her owners are not sorry.
While on our trip yesterday, and at
the point where the narrow gauge road
Vcd leaves the lovco we found a large line
looking red and white spotted cow lying
In the edge of the river w here she had
been knocked by a pa-snig i night train
at 2 p. in. One of her legs was broken
and she was unable to help herself out
of the water. She belongs to a colored
man named Davis and as ho was untitled
of her condition, she Is no doubt out of
ml-cry by this time.
W'AH llr.I'AllTIIKMT, ItlVKP Ull'OHr,
August 4, IS7&.
STATIONS. UJW WATKtl. l,IAM....
t. iy. rr ij.
Cidru 44 ii x '.i
l'ittslmrt? is 4 -i
Cincinnati t2 2 M s
UHilsvllle -J l '- xl n
NiiBhWllc Ii ii i;
St. I.nuiH is 11 1 u
A full lioo of inipnrte i, Key West ami
Cowmciitiiwait & Phillips.
o .tllHtHlir About It.
If you wish a good cigar go to Copper
thwulf .V Phillips', I2Q Commercial avenue.
The I'nlun Henri oleut AMorlntlwii.
The t.'nlon Itenev olent Asoclttlon wishes
to inform the public that it was organized
September 11th, 1874, and begs pardon, for
cojdng out at such a late date ; but ow
ing to the hard times we have been de
layed. Wc are now happy to announce,
that wo have been successful so far, and
ready at any tlmo for the accptance ot
members or petitions for the same. Time
of meeting, Friday beforo the fecund .Sat
urday lu ca:h month. Hall on Filth street,
between Commercial and Washington av
enues. II. Ti'iiiit.K, President,
P. ADAMS, Vlee-l'resideut
1.. W. HaKeh, Secretary.
HI on- Haunt for Kent.
Tho low er story of the house occupied
by William Whiter, tlie artUt, on Sixth
street. Knquire nl" Wm. Winter or Dr.
Parker. Mns. J rut Davis.
Last Thursday evening, on Kighlh
street, between Buder's store and circus
grounds, a lady's small amethyst breast
pin. Tho Under will be rewarded by
leaving at Bulletin olllee. 7-13-tf-;
JIKKK at Charles
First-class room and board at tin
llngton House, at 23$ per month.
Tiios. H. Ellis, Proprietor,
Evansville, Cairo and Memphis
Steam Packet Co.,
Poducab, flbawneotown. Evani
vllle. IkuiiviJJe, Cincinnati
and ail way landings.
The unrivalled aide-wheel ateaititr
1). tl. Kowutu.. Muter .
Ed. It. Thomas ................c'lrr a.
W 111 lruvc Kv.UJvillle fur Calroeve 17 HON DAV
andTIUTKSDAY att o'clock p. ra.
U-ue Cairo every TUESDAY and FRIDAY, M
11 o'clock p. 111.
The clfR-ut Mile-wheel itaimer
Ilex HowAiiD .m ......Mjuttr J
Waltku II, 1'CNNixoTOM Clerk'
Will leave Kvuu.vlllo for Cairo every TUES
DAY and Fill DAY at 4 o'clock p. m.
Will Iiwve Cairoevrry WEDNESDAY and 8 AX
U ill) AY at 6 o'clock p. iu.
The elexant alde-woeel ateaaiex
I-eave Evanavtlle tor Cairo eterr WEDNES
DAY and MATIIUA HYuln m
Mvea Cairo every THURSDAY and SUNDAY
Eaeti boat Bukeaeloea connection! at Cairt
with flr.t-clan lcr for tit. Louie, Mem
palaaadXew Ortcana. ami at KtaiuTlIU wit t
tbcK. C. K. R for eUpointa North an4
nil with the LouUville Mall Steamer for all
polntaontbe Upper Ohio, itlrlnjt Umuhr.
oelnta ou fn-lghU anil paaarpgim to all point
ijierliitenileBt and OtottiirnlgM A ail,