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ASOAI.OX J.ODQK, NO. 61.
Knliihl of Pythias, tnocta emy Krj.
duy night nt liutr-piiM seven, in vuu
KellotVS' Hall. .Ino.1I U0?BA!,
AI.KXANUKIl I.ODOK, NO. Ml.
.wtnilnt Order of Odd-rel-
'f. lows, meets every Thursday night
'VOT? . l...(r.iMint ar.Vf.ll. Itl tlll'lr hull (111
CnttimYrclaf iiunue, between Slxlh nnd ftcy-nlti
tT14 v I Ir II I II , i w .
riAIKO P.NCAMl'MKNT, I. O. O. V.. mts
Oln Odd-Fellows Ilnll on the lint and llilnl
i wflij In every month, nt lialf-pust scvi n.
. .INO. II. OIIKIII.Y, u. r.
A UAIItOLOIXIK. NO.CT.A.t". & A. M.
llolil rritulAr coinmiinlcntloiiii In Ma
7JT sonic Hall, comer Commercial avenue
' nwl KIkMIi street, on the second and
bttttlt Monday of inch month.
The next term of llio l'ariih School of
tho Church ol tho llcilecincr will biffin on
MONDAY, KKPIKMHKH nth, ami con
tinue In semlou sulci n week". I'ndcrthc
same supervision anil control as It was
last trnn, the School will lie conducted In
it i-linilar manner. At tho bcglnnlm; ol tho
term a clatx will lio formcil lor the study
of (I colony.
Aipllctlnn for mlmltMon taunt lie made
either to Mr. 1'. A. Taylor, or thn ltccior.
The ptlcu of tuition will he only elitlit
dollars lor the term of sixteen week, I'AY
aulk in advance.
CIIAHI.K.4 A. (jIMikkt, Hector.
I'll.NKXKR nt l.oula llrrlK-rl'M.
MiurllnlU ofEtery lccrlitlon
PHIL II. SALT S.
T Hie ltln'ii or I'nlro.
I would Inform my many friend-, that 1
am still In the auction Inmlnesj, anil ready
to attcud to all sale that may ofler. My
long expeilcnce In thli bulnci ntcili no
comment lilt no experiment on my part,
and parlies entrusting goods to my enre
need not be afraid, as I am no "it'juih" or
novlco In tli buInest.
Special attention given to real estate and
out-door tale, an I have never mlcd mak
log a talc. 1). IIahtman, Auctioneer.
Corner Sixth street mid Commercial A v.
tarX I tag stock envelotK."! at the Bul
letin olllee, $3 23 per M.
A eottage on Thirteenth street, between
Wellington avenue and Walnut street.
i-lU-tl. Apply to Dii. Smiiii.
Threo largo and very doirable family
room, fronting on the Ohio, at the St.
Charles Hotel, can be had, with board, at
very reasonable ratci during the Summer
montlm. Abundance of pure air and per
fect ventilation 7-IO-tr.
Landlord! ol hotels and boarding Lou-cs
n 111 find It to their 2lvat.U','e to call upon
Mrs. Coleman, Lauudrci-, No 12 Fourth
atrcct, betweun W thincton and Commer
cial avenue?. Hotel nnd boardlnK-bouto
vahlnK,76ctnti'Prdozen. Koi piecework
prices are a tollow; slnsle bin and col
ar, 10c; per dozen 80c; oek fc; two col-
larp, iVc; two handkerchief, 5c; vctU 'JOc;
and all gentlemen' wear, Mc. per
dozen. Ladles' drcc, 1U to 60c;
iklrta 10 to 20c; drawer 10 to 10c; two
pair hoje 6c; two collars fi to 10c. For la
dle' plain clothes $1 00 per dozen; for la
dle fine clothen, fcl 2S per dozen; done
dromptly, and promptly delivered. Pa
4 J i l I .oil In llirlirrfM Tor 1'Il.Hi:-
limit Itol not Ion.
I-'irrt-class room nnd board at the Ar
lington llou'e, at 2..$ tier month.
Titos. 15. Ei.lis, Proprietor.
Xotlrr of Hfiimiil.
The well-known barber hop, corner
i:iRhth and Commercial, presided ovjr by
:ho popular artln, George Stclnhouse, has
removed one door north on Commercial, In
Jio (irand Central Hotel. The new thop is
.aTKO and commodious and thote wlihlug
for anything artistic In tho way of fashion
jlo hair cutting, smooth shave, etc., will
Jo well to call at the Grand Central llarbcr
At the Bullktin bindery IS numbers,
bound in two volumes, lull gilt mor
rocco; cost $11; for sale at $10.
iffl-XX Wood stock envelopes at the
Iici.LF.TiN ofllce. $:i 00 per M.
It I Viielr
to attempt to cleanse a stream while the
fountain Is impure. Dyopcpsla, complaints
of the liver and kidneys, eruptions of tho
skin, scrolula, headaches, and all diseases
arising Irom impure blood, are at oncu re
uiovcd by Dr. Walker's California Vine
gar Bitters, tho groat and Infallible purifier
of the blood, and renovator or tho system,
It has never been known to fall, provided
the patient bad not delayed tulug It until
tho vitality ol bis system was too far gone.
A silver plated No. 0 Wlbon Shuttlo Sow
Ing Machino, hard (piano) tlnlth, valued at
fSft. Will bo fold at $20 discount, on good
terms, ami ordered direct from tho factory.
A No. I) Wll6n Shuttlo Sewing Machine
valued at $76. Will bo sold at $15 discount
and ordered direct frcm tho factory.
A $1)0 Hemington Sewing Machine-30
off Tor cah. Suitable for tailor or boot and
At a bargain, uud on good terms, a Howe
Sowing Machine May bo teen at the Com
pany's ofllce, corner Ninth street and Coin
"l'lcturi)SfUo America" 4 numbers
bound in 2 volumes, full gilt Morocco
A style 'K, ciouuli. Warren & Co.''
Parlor Organ, rlubt from tbo factory at Ve
trolt. I4t price, MOO. Will bo Bold for
A new two-horse Gamble wagon.
For any or tue auove articles, apply t
the Bulletin ouice. e. a. Buhnktt.
WKDXL.SDAY, AUGUST 18, 1875.
I.nrM Went her Report.
Caiiio, Iix.,AhkuI 1?, teflS.
Kalnfnll .'i I indict.
THOMArl JO.XK3, 8ergt.
lluefner, or the Planters' House, will
l vc another big lttneh on Saturday night.
When the Ohio drops eighteen Inches
below Us pre-ent height, tho Fewer will
The time of.Iudgo Hross was oucupteil
ye.tterday lu thu county court In cxntnln
n and approving report.".
i(),(i(X) envelopes, nil grades and prices,
Jii't received at the Hcm.ktin Job ofllce.
The rain of yesterday morning had no
ellcct whatever on the river, and the
stream still continues to fall rapidly.
The remains of Joseph E. Kendall will
be taken to Villa llldge on the regular
passenger train, this afternoon, for Inter
ment. "Itmn Wntrr" Unit.
Mr. Charles Thrupp was engaged yes
terday In putting down a 'Tain water'
gauge at the corner of Tenth street and
City Treasurer Ulake left Lynn, Mass.,
yesterday, on his return trip to Cairo,
and will niialu be at his post and olllcial
duties in a few davs.
Another party of young people, num
bering two gentlemen and two ladiest
while enjoying a ride on Lake Edwards
last evening, tumbled out ol the ."kill
and got a thorough drenching.
Our young friend Frank Petit has gone
to take a pleasure trip to Metropolis till
tho oth of next month, and will then go
to Padueah to see his big brother Ernest
receive the sacrament of matrimony.
Turner Mall, ltb .said, will be eouiplc-
ted on about the llr-t day or September,
when the members of the Turners' Asso
ciation propose celebrating the event
with a irratttl ball and slipper.
Sew Wood VnrU.
Mr. .lames Lane and F. M. Ward have
for some time past been engaged In put
ting op their new wood yard, near the
narrow iruicu rnHroiut, ixu.i mo now
got the Institution In running order.
We learn that a little colored girl
named Harris, living between t'airo and
Mound City, while gathering wood near
the shore of the Ohio river on Monday
afternoon, fell Into tho river and was
We are Informed by Mayor Winter that
there are now confined In the city jail
three men. This is the largest number
of prisoners that has been in the jail at
one time since Mr. Clancy took charge of
Mis' Maroa Powers, we arc sory to
state, has for several days been very sick
with an attack of eonjcstlon of the brain.
She Is improving slowly, however, and
hopes are entertained that she will be
fullvroston d to health In a short time.
The Delta City Cornet Band did not
favor our citizens w ith an open air con
cert last evening, owing to the fact that
their leader, Mr. Ed. Wittlff, Is absent
from the city. Mr. Wlttlg will return to
Cairo some time during the present week,
however, w hen the concerts will again be
Funeral services of the late Jos. E. Ken
dall, conducted by ltcv. .1. L. Wallar,
will be held at the house, on Sixth street,
at 2 p. in. to-day. The remains will be
taken to Villa llidgc for Interment, on
the regular pasenge r train this nlternoon.
Friends and acquaintances of the family
arc Invited to attend the funeral.
Two negro women named Hart ami
Carlyle, living somewhero down town,
went out on n little spres together !yes
terday afternoon, and after inflating
themselves; with u heavy charge of htger
beer, whisky, etc., got into a row and
knocked each other itbout In regular pit
glllstlo style. They were parted by it sa
ble friend, "lor fear they might hurt each
A mau named Partce ycalerduy nftor-
noon complained to Chlcfof Police Wil
liams, that while asleep on ono ot the
wharf-bouts he hud been robbed, and de
scribed to the oflieerfho party he suspect
ed of having commltcd tho deed. The
man was arrested and gave his name as
Ilocky Carlin. Ho was tried and held
to ball by Judge Bird In the sum of one
hundred dollars, toanswer the charge ut
the present term of the county court.
Ilctil Estate Transfer.
Mr. 1'. M. Hnrmau, of Dayton, Ohio,
has recently purchased from Mr. 8. M.
Nickerson, of Evansvlllc, Intl., the brick
house adjoining the City Brewery, on
Washington avenue, tho price paid being
Sl,500, which Is certainly cheap. Mr.
Jno. Q. Ilarmmi, who Is noting us tho
agent of his brother, the purchaser, has
employed a force of hands who ore now
engaged In thoroughly overhauling und
repairing tho house, both Inside uud out
The Improvements being made will cost
Time, Hah. ITiik. Wixii. Vki.
7 a tu. iri.HiJ ! ') N.
II IN,)! 74' N. 4
2 p.m. 2l.!i ,741 N- 1"
not less than $1,000.
On tho 1 Ith Inst., by John II. ltobln
sou, Esq., Mr. Joseph Mattco Valla to
Miss Frances Martin, both of this city.
Mr. P. N'cfl proposes to at once com
mence the erection of n two-story brick
business house, 25x05 fret, on the lot
adjoining hl building on Eighth street,
lately occupied by .Stuart & (!ltolon.
The location Is it good one, and we trust
that Mr. N'efl' will have no trouble in
realizing n handsome Interest on his In
vestment. A Nerrnatlr.
Harry O'llrlan's excellent string band
called upon a number of their white
friends and acquaintances on Monday
night, and honored them with a beautiful
serenade. Among the number was the
Bui.i.F.TiN, but who the serenade was
meant for here Is yet n question to be de
cided. But notwithstanding the heated
dispute, the wreiiade was very beautiful
and highly appreciated by all.
The grand moonlight excursion on the
steamer Eckcrt, under the auspices of
Cairo Comtnandery, K. T., postponed
from last Thursday night, Is announced
elsewhere to take place to-morrow night.
If a good boat and obliging officers, to
gether with the courteous gentlemen who
arc giving this excursion, arc guarantees
or the success or an affair of this kind,
then indeed will the K. T. excursion
Thursday night be a most enjoyable
From a letter received at this ofllec
from Ullln, we learn that on Monday
morning, about two o'clock, as the north
bound pascnger train on the Cairo &
Viuecnnes railroad nearcd that station,
thellremauot the engine discovered a
man lying on the track. He wanted the
engineer, who, upon looking thought It
was a calf, but it prorcd to be the body
of a man named Joel Lackey, a man
about thirty years of age. The remains
were horribly mangled, and the largest
part ot them found was the head.
A gang of workmen under Street Su
perintendent Gorman are nt present en
gaged In repairing Washington Avenue
in the neighborhood of the Court House,
and Centre street, between Washington
Avenue and Walnut street. The streets
mentioned have for a long time past been
lit almost an Impossible state, and their
improved condition will be greatly apprc'
elated not only by our citizens but by the
countrymen who arc compelled to pass
over that portion of V ashington Avenue
fronting the Court House.
Bitten by a Uof.
Little Katie Hyland, a daughter ol Mr.
John Hyland, was yesterday morning
bitten in the hand by u savage dog. The
wound is quite a painful one, although
not serious. Upon hearing of the fact,
Mayor Winter and Health Ofllccr Brown
got on tho (rail and eiict-cT.U.l In captur
ing the dog, and having tied around Ms
neck a roic, to which was attached a good
sl.ed stone, dumped lilm lit the Ohio
river, thus reducing our uog population
one, although he will not be mlsw:d very
much, us we still have enough left to an
swer all purposes.
Another Faint Alarm.
We yesterday stated upon reliable au
thority, that Hutchinson, the murderer
of Suttar. had been arrested at Fulton,
nnd that Deputy Sheriff John Cain had
gone after and was expected to return
with the prisoner yesterday morning.
Upon arriving nt Fulton, the officer
lottnd that the wrong man had been
caged again, and lie returned yesterday
alone. Hutchinson, though some say he
Is not "very bright," fccems to know hoiv
to keep out of reach of those who are al
ter him, if he don't know much of any
Keturn of a Fortune Hunter.
Mr. Pete Sjmullens, whose home Is on
the Cumberland river eight miles from
the mouth, took passage on the James
Fisk yesterday, having Just returned
from an eighteen months' tramp in Cali
fornia. Mr. Smullens went out with a
party of forty fortune hunters, everyone
of whom would be back to-day, he says,
If they had the means. They arc all
working by the day on low wages nt
at what ever employment they can get
and are scarcely making a living. Nearly
all had money when they went, but have
'ost It all, and many arc In very poor
A Bis Excursion.
By reference to advertisement else
where, It will be seen that an ttxeursion
will go over tho C. & V. road to Tunnel
Hill, on Sunday, Ithat promises to be
the biggest affair of the klud that has
taken place this season. The various com
mittees for the perfecting of every arrange
ment are 601111)046(1 of gentlemen who arc
thoroughly versed in planning affairs
of tho kind, and wo feel assured that in
this instance no effort will be spared on
their part to make this excursion otto of
real enjoyment and pleasure to all who
participate. Tho fare for thu round trip
Is astonishingly low, and will no doubt
bo taken advautagc of by a large number
ofpeoplo along the Hue of the road to
pay a visit to Tunnel 11111, ami many
other places of Interest in that section of
Honor to Ibe Veteran.
Honor also to tho Inventors whose
genius have emancipated tho race ot wo
men from tho drudgery ot tho needle.
Honor above all to a Arm which like the
Wilson Sewing Machino Compauy, dis
tributes Us machines broadcast through
out the land at prices that even the poor
and humble can afford to pay. A tlrst
class machine for fifty dollars ! This is
the proclamation of tho Wilson Sewing
Machine Company to tho people. Ma
chines will be delivered ut any railroad
station in this county, free of transporta
tion charges, If ordered through the
Branch House at 010 North Fourth street,
St. Louis, Mo.
They send an elegant catalogue and
cbromo circular, free on application.
This Company want a tow more good
A ( heap Pleasure Trip.
Ail excursion train on the Now Or
leans, St. Louts & Chicago railroad, nnd
one on the 1'ndtic.ih & Memphis railroad,
will run through to Jackson, Tennessee,
to-morrow, conveying passengers who
may wish a day's excursion and who may
wMi to attend the celebration and picnic
of the J. F. K. or Mystic Kicw, of that
city, at exceeding low rales. The fare
from Cairo to Jrkon will be two dol
lars and twcnty-llvr cents for Hits round
trip. Tlo distance irom tills city to
Jackson Is one hundred and seven miles,
nnd as Jackson is one of the most beauti
ful and flourishing towns in the South,
persons vho have never visited the city
should net let this chance go by without
making tho best of It. The eclbratlon will
take place to-morrow, the liith Instant.
The trip to Jaekon and return will be
made lit one day.
Col. S. B. Iteed, a prominent rail
road man or Jollct, and who connect
ed with the Mississippi Central railroad
company, was registered at the St.
Victor Trttscll, Henry Htinsaker,
Illley Lane and n number or other prom
inent men of the county, arc In the
city, attending the present seslon of the
County Court. They all speak more or
less dlscourngingly of the condition of
their crops, but they are hopeful of real
izing more than was anticipated after the
late rains and flood, should the weather
William Bagnell, a brother or Mr. T.
H. Bagnell, or whom we spoke yester
day as king engaged In a lorty thousand
dollar hw suit with the New Orleans, St.
Louis & Chicago railroad company, Is In
the city. William Bagnell has brought
suit against the Mississippi Central rail
road company Tor forty thousand dollars
for mattrial Atrnished the road during
Its construction, and Is here In the inter
est ot tin suit.
Uhltrainp and Nchimtcr.
The acJon of Mayor Winter, that ol
expelling from the police force of the
city, Me.rs. Whltcamp and Schuster, Is
again tie topic or conversation among
many of the citizens. The Mayor seems
detcrmlicil In his efforts to divest these
two gentlemen of their titles as police
officers, while Whltcamp and Schuster
are as fully determined in their purpose
to outwit His Honor, and remain on the
force, vhether the. Mayor wants-them
there ot not. Mayor Winter declares
that ids ilrst effort to expel Messrs.
Whltcamp and Sclnuter was not sustain
ed by the Council for the reason that he
did not tct fortlt what the Aldermen
considered charges sufficiently strong,
or rather charges that could not be sus
tained, while Messrs. iMiltcamp and
fcclnutcr aver that the charges were
false and uutounded. The Mayor now,
however, has become thoroughly worked
up by the refusal of the City Council to
sustain him in his actions, and for several
days has been engaged in taking the afil
invie of a number of citizens,
which, lie .t;rtJi cannot be set
aside as the first eharjro were. Mcesr.
n iiitcamp and Schuster say they arc en-
v..ij igiiorantot the nature of the affida
vits, but arc perfectly willing to meet
them, as they have not, ice their official
career, committed any a. tiat ,.amiot
withstand the storm when vu i,attle
takes place. The council will how us
next regular monthly meeting three
wccks irom last mgnt, wuen me flavor
will present his affidavits.
Police Court news yesterday was as
follows: Thomas Wilson, an offender
who would as soon be in jail as out, was
taken In charge lor getting drunk, and
fined two dollars and costs and sent to
jail for two days.
Bock Conllu was arrested by Officer
Gladney on complaint of a man named
Porter, who claimed that Kocky had rob
bed him of six dollars and twenty cents
while asleep on one ot the wharf-boats.
He was taken before Judge Bird, who,
after hearing the evidence in the case,
held him to ball in the sum or one hun
dred dollars to answer the charge at the
present term or the County Court. He
now languishes In the county jail.
Sarah Buchanan was arrested by
Sargent Wootcu on Monday night for
being drunk and disorderly. His Honor
assessed a fine of five dollars and costs
against her, but she was given a stay of
execution until twelve o'clock last night,
when she promised to "shake" tho town.
This self-samo Sarah was tip before
Judge llross on Moudiy, on a similar
charge, and was sentenced to serve a
term in the calaboose, but was given
a stay, provided '.she would leave.
She says that she was about to comply
with the provisions by which she was
set tree on Monday, but w hile on her way
to tho train on Monday night, she
got drunk and missed the train. She
was politely informed by the officer that
ifshowas caught In Cairo to-day, ho
would put her up for n hundred days.
Dclmonko: W. 11. 1'ankey, Harris
burg, Illinois; John Smith, Cincinnati;
A. MeKenzie, I'liiladelyliiir, J. S. Powers,
Cape Girardeau; Win. Lancaster, Jack
-St. Clnrlcs :-lt. s. Grash, St. Louis;
B. 11. iteed, Jollct ; Tlioni. Duncan, New
Orleans',. D. A. Itekl, Memphis; Win.
Hagncll, St. Louis; fj. F. Jones, Atlams
Express Company ; D. Levy, New York;
It. G. ApplegHto aud wife, Sikeston, Mo.;
Maurice Iicvy, Cincinnati; I. Fumbakcr
midwife, New ioik; W. P. Sullen,
Grand Central : Green 1'. Garner,
Villa ltldge;rB. -'.Carter, Mound City;
J. 11. Kucler, Memphis ; Win. Pttrklns,
Vienna ; M. W. Wilhelms, Vienna ; Frank
Smith, Memphis ; J. H. Johnson, Arkan
sas ; II. F. Potter, Mound City; W. Q.
Henderson, Kvaustown, III.; J. Q. A.
Thompson, Evansvlllo ; J.T. lUchardsou,
Posso county, Indiana.
Planters' :-J. Mailer, Washlnton;L.
Kenne, Washington; B. Harrison, Mem
phis; Jnmes U. Brownleo, Carbondalo ;
Samuel Chapman, Carbondalo; Wm. S.
Mngyre, Altoona City, Pennsylvania; W.
J. Ward, Cincinnati; H.T. Powers, Can
ton, Mlslsslppl ; O. W. Sewell, Bord
well, Kentucky; Anderson Pay no, Ken
tucky ; U. T. Hiigland, Alvnrado, Texas.
Ten pound letter heads, large size, Car
lisle paper, rated two cents higher than
any other paper used lit Cairo for print
ing letter heads ordinary eompoMtlon
only $4 50 per thousand at the Bn.t.r.Ti.v
Ticket for the Grand Open-AIr Con
cert to lie given by the Delta City Cornet
Band, on the evening or August 25th,
can be had or rata u. Scliuh, J. Burirer,
Phil Saup, nnd Under Bros. Tickets,
only 25 cents. 8-17-td
LYNCH & HOWLEY'S
Real Estate Column
Several good Farm and 3,000 acres of
unimproved Lands In Alexander ;oucty.
"Winter's Block" aud "Winter's Bow."
A large number ot desirable llesidcnces,
and cvcellcnt vacant i.otn, suitable for
budncti homci and residences.
House on Nineteenth Mrrct, Ior?j0, Willi
privilege or lease.
Winter's Block-Suitable for Hotel, Olll
ces or Bunlness rooms cheap.
Tenements numbered 4, 7,3 and V, In
Winter's Bow, 5 rooms each, for 10 ret"
No. 10, (enruer) ii &0 7 rooms.
That desirable doubia Cottage on corner
of Thirteenth and Washington.
Fine two fctory brick on Commercial av
enue, between Tenth aud Eleventh utrccts,
suitable for Dwelling and Bu-lucss.
Two homes on Commercial, below Sixth
street, suitable for Buslnc-i Home and
Two inall Houses we?t of Twenty-second
street, near Pine, $4 each per month.
Dwelling houso on Twelfth, near Wal
nut, G rooms, for 912 per month.
Bit'lnens house on Levee, near Eighth
street, for v20 per month.
FOB LEASE, OK SALE.
A number of Lots on Lovco, aboro
Twelfth street, out.'lde lire limits. AIo
a large number of other Lots In different
.Lundi, in tract. to unit, mar Cairo.
Steamer Jim Fisk, Padueah.
City of Chester, Memphis.
Towboat J. W. Garrett, Pittsburg.
Steamer Jim Fisk, Padueah.
" City of Chester, St. Louis.
Towboat J. W. Garrett, St. Louis.
UIVKIl AND WKATllKIt.
The river last evening was 41 feet
A-o inches on the gauge, having fallen 13
1-5 inches during tho previous 21 hours
Tito weather lias turned cloudy nndijulto
cool under the inilucueeol a strong north
wind. A very heavy shower ol rain fell
early yesterday morning.
Cunt. J. M. Phillips left yesterday
for a trip through Illinois, Kentucky tuul
When the City of Chester ctuuu v.ua.
Thebes, the T. F. Eckcrt had pumped all
the water out of the A. J. llakcr, but she
was not ntloat, ns there was an accumula
tion of mud upon her deck of sulllcieut
weight to hold her down. This was be
ing shoveled oil, and It was expected that
by this morning she would be on her way
to this city, all right.
The United States steamer Itlo
Bravo, from New Orleans to Itlo Grande,
encountered n southerly gale oil Sabine
light on the night of the lllth, and was
driven ashore ten miles east of Sabine
light. No Jlyes were lost. Everything
was saved except the vessel, which is re
ported badly wrecked, but may bo saved
if tho weather abates.
A slpc-water gauge, corresponding
to the river gauge, has been put up at
Tenth street, by which the authorities
will be able to tell the instant the water
outside and Inside will have reached a
level, nnd to determine accurately when
it will be proper to open the sewers. At
0 o'clock last evening the river was 2 feet
10 I-5 inches higher than the level ot the
The steamer Hugh Martin, running
between Loudon and ICnoxvllle, Tennes
see, exploded her boilers and demolished
herself at Washington landing last Sat
urday. Copt. Frytze, one passenger, a
boy and n manstitudlugoii the hank were
killed, and tho pilot, niato anil several
deck passengers were '.injured. Edward
Meade, of Cincinnati, civil engineer, was '
wrloitslv iniured. Tho wounded arc
Laac Benson, ol Montgomery, leg
broken; Benjamin Hlghtower, of Dalton,
daugeronsly injured Internally, probably
fatal; John Black, of Kingston, bruised
aud leg broken; Thomas Weaver, of
Knoxvlllc, leg broken; Benjamlu Sui
darth, of lloaue county, broken thigh;
Daniel Bistlns, Chattanooga, severely
bruised. About fourteen persons alto-
gether were maimed and wounded.
' WAllDKrAHTMKNT, ICIVtH lUl'OIir,
AUKUstIT, IS.i. t
BTATIONS. LOW WATEII.
Cain IT 0
Cliiclnnatl IJ "
Loulsvlll I '
Nashville ,? f
Wood, $4 per cord CO cents off lor
cosh. Big Muddy eoal by the ear load $3
per ton. All goods delivered,
4J. W. WllKKLKIl & Co.
OrncK and YAiiu. Tenth street, be
tween Commercial aud Washington avo-
meyer has It.
GRAND MOONLIGHT EXCURSION
On Sttmcr Ecktrt,
Thordar Evening-. Ante. Ittlh.
Given under the auspices ol
CAIRO 00MMANDEKY, HO. IS, X, I.
The Erkert will leave the wharf-boat
root or Sixth street, at 7::t0 p, tn. sharp'
An excellent string band has been en-'
gaged for the occasion.
Kelresliments will be served on board
to all who desire them.
A rordial Invitation Is extended to all.
Tickets one dollar for gentlemen nnd
llfty cents for ladles can be procured nt
the St. Charles Hotel, John Antrlm'si
Bobbins' Minlc Bazar or ot the follow
ing : C. W.DuNNiNd,
J. S. Keaudkn,
J. A. 1'lllLMH,
Titos. G. WHITI.OUK,
Committee of Arrangements.
A ml nil intermediate Point), trill lie run on
Thursday, August 19th, 1875.
Leaving Cairo at 7 O'clock, a. m.
lttihirninx tlierainc .lay, with ample aerommit
latlnns for all who dexire to ntlt-ml the Urand
1'lrnlc nnd Parade of the J. f. K. or
.IfjrMIr Krcw of Jackson.
tJFare fur the round trip, only - W.
it. .IOIIX II. .TONES, Ticket Agent.
Rough & Ready
lb Belli Cornel Siring hii
Will Oivo an Excursion to
Cairo & Vincennes R.R.
Sunday, August 22nd, 1875.
Ia-jtIiik Cairo Sunday mornliiK at f:30 o'clock.
Mound City at America ut u. "., Cutedontn
at u;ls. New Urand Chain at U:M, Kerrs Mill at
U:4S. llelkimiiut'JiVi. t'ormanut t:uo. llender
at to.w, Vienna nt lu;l, arrltlllK at Tunnel tint
at 1U:4S a. in., and return to Cairo the same
A Rood time may be anticipated, as mere win
l- munlr, ihinciiig und icfreahments on the
iriiiiimtji. It f .YiM,-r.-fl ttiut nil will luirtli-iiiate.
u thin excursion will bu the "bl)f(fC't thlnjr of
The Hough A Heady Fire Company will gti In
Kare from Culm and Mound City, t 00 for
Furc Irom America, Caledonia, (irand Chain,
lv'i rrn Mill and nelkuap 7 cents fur round trip.
Kare from r'ormnn, ltemler and Vienna .') cents
for teund trip.
COMMlTTKK OX TKANSl'OHTATIOX.
V'tt-. llrn.M If . Mover. Ch-lf-li-ft Krlirllter. K.
COMMlTTKK OX nBV'UKntVMv.VT.
Henry Ilreihan, P. llofliclns.
COMMlTTKK OX MUSIC.
Ilarr Schuli, Win. I.udirltf.
COMMlTTKK OX I)ANCIN AXI MCMC.
John Koehler, W.T. Ueerworth.
1Tj"TIcVcU for sale at l'aul Schtt'n'a drug
store, II Meyer's cigar store aud Huder UroV.
Jewelry store. s-ls-4t.
NhellH of Ibe Orenn.
Twcnty-Ilvo barrels sea shells, suitable
lor gardens, bordering, Ac., for sale by
8-1 Wit. Twellth and Levee.
LonU Herbert liaa P1U4EXEK.
-DellcIous Pllsencr Beer at Sehoen
Now is your time to secure burg tins at
8-7-3t O. Uaytiiokn Ar Go's.
A cottage, No. 32 Tenth ftrcet, between
Washington and W-lnut. Apply to Cliai.
La tie. e-T-tf
FIIJtE.'EKnt LouU Her-
ftiy-XX Amber and White rag stoek
cnvelopeiiatthcBuLLKTiN otllce, prlntetl,
$11 r.0 and $4 00 per M.
1II.SKXKU t T.OUM Jlerhcrt's.
Nluro Huoiii lor Ken I.
The lower story of the hoiuo oceupled
by William Whiter, the artist, on Sixth
street. Entmlrcot m. Winter or ur.
Parker. Mm. Julia Oavis.
A l ine Kealtlciicc for NHle or Kent.
Corner Ilolbrook atentio and Twonty
fourth htrcet. Large yard and garden (8
lots); plenty of fruit and shrubbery ; sood
tahloand carriage home. Will sell on
very cuy terms. The house contains ten
room. B- I'mulii'S-
iSfGo to SehoenmcytT's and try his
rilscner Beet S-15-lw
Cowitcrthwult & Phillips have Just re
eelved u ticsh lot of La Koal)o Santiago
Cigars. Try them. 8-11-lw.
CAIRO MARKET WHOLESILE.
Corrected Dully by IS, M. Stearus, commission
merchant, ttecrvtary of the Cairo Hoard ol
riour, accordluB to grade-. I IM3
Corn, tnUe.1, aaidied .-
Oat,' rulxitl. - 41
Heal.' stet dried -
flutter, cttoloo orthern.-...
Iluttcr,choluu ttoutiieru 111 fx
Kggs, vcrdoien - , ij
Chickens, pcrdosen . "vHS??
Tlirktfrd. hr dozen m..m.m Biiala OB
Applea, choice, per barrel.....-.....--, M M
Aunlet, common, per barrel at RO
Potatoes, per barrel
OnJans, ' barrel ......., .,.,
O'CALLAJLAJf ft tr.f
RooflMg and Guttering a Specialty.
IS hereby ghe n that dff.ult hat Ins been mt
for more than sixty dijrs In Ike payment of
"portion of Che amount nei-iiml to be uildbya.
triin morfraffe executed by .lamei M lirwly
to William !. WtODore and Frederick Town
icnil, ulmlnlstratora, Ac. ofKlihu Townsenft,
lecue), ,tatnl Jnly4th, 101. and recorded la
the reenrder'a oAce, In and for Alexander coua-
. - - mivib 4 aswaa Ma vm ajaw
-i! fflce ut the rcftlstar ofdVeda
2Ja v 1 1 0f C.lro ln M unty and fltofe. In
.E?? i f d,rf ' " - We, the un
?ri?SI.l,.?,,1!1 mn.EK'. will on Satuplar,
i..''e.vf BL' y ,eptnler next, A l, 17S.'
at in o'clock In the forenoon of that day, nader
and by Irtue or the iwer ot sale contained la
said mortiraire, sell, at public auction, to tht
hlghMt bidder, for cah, at the office building of
the trustees of the Cairo City l'roptrty at the cor-
,j, in , im ura or Illinois, In book L, oa
iitr in Miimaion arenur aou cienteenin ttl
In said city of Calf (i, In Alexander counlr
tier of Washington arenue and Klableenth stmt,
IlllnolJ, all the right, title and Interest
.fames II .
and to lots numbered 13 (thirteen) and 14 four
V. OP fl
tren.) In block numbered 21 rnrtntr-nlnrl In
said city of Cairo, according to the recorded plat
thereof, with the appurtenances, to tallify the
purpose and condition of said Mortiraire.
I iiilnt, t;alro, Illinois, AUKUillGth. 1STS.
WILLIAM (J KTMOKK
r llKDKUICK TOWNHKN'ri,
COM MM OH MLRCHANTH.
R. W. MILLER,
And dealer In
FLOUR, MEAL, GRAIN HAY.
AND IIXALXH l.f
LIME, CEMENT, PLASTER,
Uadar City Hatlowl Bamk.
I WILL sell In car-load lota at Duuvfaetnrera
prices, adding Freight.
JOHN B. PHZLLXS
(Successors to John B. Fhillis)
Ami Dealers in
HAY, CORN, OATS, FLOUR,
MXAL, HLAX, U.
Agantafe X.aXUxTltAXB NWSU CO
ICoraar Tata Itraat aaA OM
Z. D. Mathusa. X. C.
MATHUSS Sc UBXV
VLOUR, GRAIN, HAT AND
No (0 Ohio Levee,
E. J, Ayrea. a. D. Ayrts.
ATRES sfc CO.,
L. D. THOMS.
An4 dealer In
ITAFLI AND aTANOT
wotiwn ua oobmuo rnxta aaa tnm
m ooMxnoi-i ATntni.
PfAST. rARXXS M, Jl. CCWUIMLUa.
PARKER & CUNNINQHAM.
(Successors to Miller rwkar,)
And Dealer ta
wxs at, ioti.omioir.xAt
J-vrakfMlaM Mm la4T :
Imum. stoess aliffiiW
tw asaiiw nnnsi wrae- 1