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ASl.At.ON 1.01)011, NO. 61,
Knights of I'ythlt), inetts every Ftj
itay niK'it Ht hulr-past seven, in Odd
Fellow' Hull .1.10, II UosssUK,
AT.WAviii'n rnixiK. no. 721.
Iiiilciieniltnl uriicr oi i'wi-
, . ' . -m.i 'rhirai Utf tilfflil
. i,. I --... uipn. In I heir ball on
Commercial avenue, between Sixth and Seventh
streets. T J. Ktmii, .. O.
f1AIIlO KNOAM I'MKNT, I. O. O. F.. meet.
I 7inn.iii.ir.iiMW' Hall on the first and third
lucstla. lu every mouth, ut 'l:l,t ',"
iInu. II. OiiMttr, U. I.
A CAIIlOI.imK.N0.2.T7.A.V. ft A.M.
r. Hold regular communications In Ma
K JT ...nln llr.ll. rirmr I'nrninrrrlul iiU'Iiuc
'aml Highlit strut, on the second and
btirth .Monday of each monui.
Tho next term of the P.rlih School of
the Church ol tho Redeemer will begin on
MONDAY, .SKlMLMIILIt uth, and on.
tlniic In sos'lon m tccti weeks. I'ndcr tho
mine supervision ami control n it was
last term, tho School will be conducted In
it similar manner. At the boKlniilinj ol tho
term a clam will he formed lor the study
of O oology.
Aiiilletloii for tiJmltslon must bo made
either to Mrs. 1'. A. Taylor, or tint Itco'.or.
Tins price of tuition will bo only clijht
dollars for the term of Ixtcen week, pay-
AIILK IN AliVANCK.
Ciiaiii.k.1 A. fliMiKKT, Hector.
I'll.NI'.Nr.ll nt l.onla llfrhrrr.
ne Italia iiri:-ry lleirrl'itlon
To the "lllen of 4'nlrii.
t would Inform my mmy friend", that I
am ntlll In the auction business, and ready
to attend to all talcs that may oiler. My
lorif,' oxpcrlcnec In till- lmlin uicil no
comment UN no experiment on my part,
and parties entrusting goodi to my care
need not be afialit, as I am no ''.quIli" or
novice In tli busliie-.".
Spccisl attention Riven to rout estate .ind
nut-door sales, as I have ne er ml'-ed insk
in;; a nala. I. II AMMAN. Auctioneer. '
Corner Sixth street and Commercial A v.
OhSTX ling stock ell Vi-loCS at the Hiri.
i.r.Ti.v olllce, $.'1 25 per M.
A ejtt.ae, No. .12 Tenth street, between
VV-hlni;ton and Walnut. Apply to Chan.
La ne. e-r-tr
Three lirgc and very desirable family
room, fronting on tho Ohio, at tho .St.
Chtrlcs Hotel, can be hail, with board, at
very rca-oiuhle rates during the Summer
month. Aliliudaiiceo' pure lr and per
fect Ventilation. 7-tO-tf.
Landlords ol hotels and boarding tiou-es
will find It to their cih ar.taco to csll upon
Mrs. Coleman, Liuinircss, No IU Fourth
street, botween Washington and Commer
cial avenue s. Hotel nud boarding-house
wa-hlng, "Scents pcrdoicn. Koi piecework
prices nre n tollows: Slni;Io shirt and col
ar, 10c; per docu Mc; ock .V; two col
lars, fic; two haudkerchlels, fe; vests '20c;
and all gcutlfiinen'a wear, ,")0c. per
itureii. Ladles' drces, 25 to Mk;
klrt19 to 20c; drawers JO to 15c; two
pair horc tic; two collars 5 to 10c. For la
din.' plain clothe. 1 0-J per diwen; lor l.v
dlc-Hino clothei", l 25 per dozen; douu
dramptly, and promptlv delivered. Ii
o In I.ohI ll-rlerr lor I'lI.Si:-
First-class room ami board nt tins Ar
lington HoiiH1, at 255 per month.
Tnos. II. Kllh, FropriL'tor.
'ollr- of Itetiiovill.
The well-known barber shop, corner
Cighth and Commercial, presided ovjr by
:he popular artist, (leor'o Stolr.botiee, ba
removed one door north on C ommercial, in
Jie Graud Central Hotel. The new nhop h
argo and commodious, nud iUoms wisblnj;
for anything artistic In the way of fashion
ble hair ctittltijr, mooth Hhavc, etc.. will
.lo well to call at tho Grand Central ltarbcr
At the liuLLKTiN bindery IS uuinbun;,
bound In two volume?, lull 'ilt inor
rocoo; coH 51 1 ; for Mile tit $10.
6iy-XX Woodstock envelopes nt the
Humxtin olllco, & 00 per M.
It In I'ni'leiH
to attempt to eleaine a stream whlln the
fountain 1 Impure. Uyspepiln, complaints
of the liver and kldnoys, eruptions of tho
skin, scrolula, headache, mid oil dl-cusc
arl-liiK' Irom Impure blood are ut rmco re
moved by Dr. Wnlkcr'n Callforu'.K Vino
gar Ultteri, tbc great uud Infaillbhi purltier
ol thu tdood, mid renovator of tho nyttem,
It ban navue been known to fall, provided
the patient had uot delayed ihIiir It until
the vitality of Ids system was loo far (,'olic.
A silver plated No. 1) Wilson Shuttle Sew
ing Machlno, hard (piano) finish, valued at
$65. Will be told at $20 discount, on good
tcrmn, and ordered dlrectfiom tho factory.
A No.U Wllseu Shuttle Sewing Machlno
valued ut 875. Will bu cold at $15 discount
and ordered direct Ire m tbc factory.
A 90 Hcmlngton Sowing Machine
oft' for cash. .Suitable for tailor or boot ami
At u bargain, and on good terms, n Howe
sewing Mschlno, .lay bo seen at tho Com
pany'M ofllce, eonicr Ninth strcot and Com
ricturs(m America" IS uumbcm
bound in 2 volumes, full gilt Morocco ;
A ityU "K," "Clougb, Wnrren Sl Co.'."
Fwior Organ, right from the factory at Ie
trolu List price, 300. will bo sold for
A new two-homo QambU wagon,
For any of the above articles, Bpply t
the UI'llktin oiUoe. K, A. Duhnbtt.
nATiM or AnvcRriNi!vj.
CJ'All Mll for iiilvcrtlilnx, aiv due and pny
able l.v ahvani
Tnni"li nt ndrrtlslng will 1e Inncrteil ut Ui
rule or 1 i) rfii:iri' for the first Insertion
and 00 (mil for each tiliH-iiciit one. A liberal
dlwoiinl will be made on standing and dllloy
l)cul notlrcs, balnes or otherwise, will I
i hurgedlcn rcnti per line for the first and lite
rents Air each ail'lltlonnl Iiim tiIoii, (roiintlng
fltellnesnniluiiTiiril)ta discount will be made
after Ihlnl Insertion.
Chureh, Socliiy, Festival and Mipjier nollces
will only l Inserted as ii'hcrtlseinents.
ForhiH-itlng Kuiicrnt notice l . Notice of
nutting nftocletles or secnt order? W cents for
No advertisement will be leeched nt 1ms than
FIUDAY, AUGUST 27, 187S.
I.oi iil Weullier lteiurl.
CAIIIU, lLL.,AUKUSt'.'0, .83.
I p in.
THOMAS JO.VKS, fterrft. S. S., V. S. A.
New Koods to-day at O. Jlaythorn &
Tunpr hall Is now In the hands ot the
palnterx, ami will be completed nnd
ready for ii'c hi a short time.
-Mr. MIclinel Howiev, of Urn real estate
llrm ot Lynch & Nowicv, vn vetcr-
day morning attackcil with jialpitatlon
of the heart, nml compelled to call In tho
services of Or. .Smith.
I'nnernl .Vol !.
Died, on Thiirilny, All;,'. 2(ith, nt 11:15
a. in., ,Ia. II. lid. ,'iL'cd 2S veari. a na
tive ol Kii'land. Funeral services will
be held at the Church ol the Jlcilceiner
to-day nt 10 o'clock. A special train will
leave Fourteenth street at 10:.T0 for
I'vll Throtitcli n 'Irit Hour,
A negro named "Cooley" llede,
w hile K.raiiibulatliig about the low er end
of tow n yesterday inornhiL'. made his
way Into an old hoit-e, where in the
cour-e of his stroll he fell through an old
trap floor In the lloor and came very
near breaking his neck.
It Is rather doubtful as to whether the
Delta City Cornet band will favor the
(KfOple with an open-air concert this
evening or not. : ilr. Kd. Wlttlg. the
leader, will leave for .'ew Madrid again
this morning, where he Is engaged in
structing a cl.T-s of young folks In mu
.Mr. Wlll's Home.
The parent of .lmnc II. Wild, who
died nt the residence of Mr. Mile I'ar-
ker, on Walnut -treet, yesterday morn
ing at 11 o'clock, lived in Tong Lane,
Mlddleton, Lancashire, Kngiand. II e has
. , . .......1
a brotlier soiiiewnenj in me i.iiueu
Stales, who ld'oru Mr. Wild's death, wa
telegraphed for at variolic places, but no
answer or tidings ot him were received.
Mr, II. .S. De Few, of .St. LouI- gen
end freight nnd pat-cngcr agent of the
Cairo A St. Louis Short Line railroad,
was registered at the St. Charles yester
day. Circuit Cleik Vocum, w ho has been
(pending a couple of weeks at Dixon
Spring, In Fopo county, returned home
A llltf lloiimiin.
It Is said that a certain young gentle
man of this city, who Is known to many
of the citizens, received Intelligence yes
terday morning to the effect that he had
been made fole heir to the cMntcof a gen
tleman residing In New Kngiand. who I-
c;tlinatctl lo be worth two hundred
thousand dollar, the deceased hiving
never been married, and having no
nearer relative than the person of whom
At a meeting ot the members of the
And) Fire company held at their hall list
Monday evening, tho question ns to
w hether tliey should eeli-bi ate the anni
versary of the organiition ol the com
pany was, brought up. It was finally
settled that thu event should be cele
brated on the third day of next Novem
ber, by a grand supper and ball, hi the
hall of the engine houc.
A I'lensiniil lloiiin l'or Nnle.
ISy advertisement in smother column of
tills pajier. under the head of 4,For salo
ut a llargaln," It will be seen that the
property known as tho l'rovo residence
nnd urouiuN, in douesboro, Ills., is
ollered for sale. This Is one of the most
desirable residences in that city, and will
be sold at a sacrifice. Mr. l'ipkin has
business in Wisconsin which demands
his nttentlon, and ho offers the property
Yesterday morning while ex-City
Clerk Hawkins was wending his way
homeward, ho noticed, nt the edge of the
water In Lake Kdwards, ti curious look
ing "thing," which, niter a good deal of
trouble, ho succeeded In capturing. It Is
shaped exactly like a fish, with fins, tall
and gills, but In addition to these, it is I cry, St. Lotus ; Uobcrt Uagnell, Bland
furnlslicd with (our legs, with feet and vllle, Kentucky ; S. A. Larkln, Tenne6-
toes resembling closely those of a frog.
The "what-ls-lt" has a head like n tlh,
nnd is covered witli small scales.
Thosu of our readers who propose to John Alcorn, Uucl.mat ; W ui. A. h
vlslt Cincinnati during the coming In ecr, Tennessee; L.J. liuttcr, Little Hock,
dttstrlnl Kxpobition, will bo glad to know
that this paper can bu seen on file nt thu
olllco of E, X. Fiiesiiman, Advertising i
Agent, 1IX) West Fourth Street, where all
facilities will be extended them to road
their homo news.
Prints reduced at 0. Qnythorn & Co'.
A chance for bargains.
' 'aatn Tn.tlltfht. I
I Tho play of I Juste, which for iuurnl
weeks han been In rehersnl by the mem
bers of the bontlnjr nisoclntlon, will be
presented nt the Athcnctim to-night.
Knch nml every rlmrncter hns Ikcii
thoroughly stuJlcil, nml we believe, cor
rectly Interpreted by the ladles nml
gentlemen who will take part In the play,
nnd those who may wish to witness a
Urst-elaM entertainment should not full
to fec"Ca?te." The price of tnhnlfslon
Isonlylllly cent to any part of the
home. Doors will be open nt seven
o'clock, iKjrforniancc to commence nt
eight. Iteslde "Caito" the hlKhly tragic
burlc-ijuc of "Hotnbatcs Furioo' will
be presented and rendered in fine style.
tlnsc tin 1 1..
Wc are Inlorined by the Secretary of
the Ccutrulia base ball club, that up to
the present time no answer to the chal
lenge of the Centralla boys luis been re
ceived from the Idewild club, ol I'adu
call. Tho I'aducah boys are doubtless
holding off for tho purpose of learning
us much as possible In regard to the abil
ity of the Centralla club, us five hundred
dollars Is a "big pile" In these days.
From what wo are told of tho ability or
the latter club nour having seen them
in the field and our knowledge of the
l'uducnli club, we are of the opinion that
there I; but very little difference in them,
and believe that the game, should a
match bu brought about between tliem,
would be one of much Interest nnd hotly
Hp 1 1 ml lo Vnrntr.
Quite n little ejil-ode occurred In the
upper end of town ye.-terdny morning,
between two negro men and a wo lan,
nr.med William Green, Henry Jones and
Mr. Green. It seems that William is
the poesor ol a small house, In which
.lames has been living lor some time,
but has failed to pay his rent. Green ha.s
become tired ol waiting, and ordered
dames to "pick up hN bed nnd walk,"
which command thtf latter Individual re
lii'eil to obey, whereupon u light took
place. William wa being worsted in
the fray, and would In all probability
have been the recipient of an unhealthy
beating, had It not been that his wife
reached out and handed Mr. Jones one
square on the iiaal organ, that com
pletely bewildered the gentleman and
unfitted him for further action. He sul
niltted quietly to his defeat, and promised
to vacate the hon'c, whereupon the
whole matter subsided.
"Nile Itnn't I.llte lo In- l.leil Ou "
No little excitement was created ut the
L'lanters' Hoii'e on Wednesday night
about ten o'clock, by the appearance of a
lady who looked as it she was ready to
swallow some one, and w ho hi author!
tatlve tone, Inquired : "Is Mr. In V
meaning a gentleman hailing from Cin
cinnati, who is here in the Interests of
a cii-ar manufacturing hoti-c of that city.
The gentleman, who chained to be stand
ing on the slik-walk n few steps from tho
door when the woman came up, was
pointed out, when she Immediately drew I
u eow-tildii whip, ami HicvpluK UP to thu
man, began lathering lilm In the most
unmerciful manner about the face and
head. The unfortunate individual did
not take time to usk the eau-e for which
he was being so rudely treated, but took
to his heels ami ruhed from tho side
walk into the Planters' House bar-room
and back Into the dining room, Ids only
thought being to get out of the woman'.
reach. Hut he had mistaken hi enemy.
Instead of abandoning the fray and al
lowing the unhappy man to find some
haven of rest, the woman, who seemed to
have her dander up, pursued hhn, laying
on her cow-hide at every step, until she
had fully vented her rage, when she re
tired with the remark, "I'll learn you
who you're lylug on." It seems the
drummer hud at some time sold the wo
man, w ho keeps a little stand ou the
levee, a bill of cigars, w hich he claimed
she had never paid hhn for, and the wo
man, upon hearing the story ns told by
the cigar man, became enraged, and de
termined to seek satisfaction through thu
use of a cow-hide.
Planters: M. A. Uirsehbeny, Cin
cinnati; W. J. ilatnpcl, Cincinnati; II. A.
Moarman, Charleston, Mo.; J. K. Kltich,
ICcokuk, Iowa; J. II. Crawley, St. Johns;
.1. W. Uurbatik, Ash Hill, Mo.
Grand Central : F. M. Goodall, Me
ridian, III.; Mrs. J. Goodlow, Mound
City; J. X. Clark, liirdavhie, Mo.; Col.
D. Foster, Commerce, Mo.; Miss Mollio
Williams, Commerce, Mo.; Charles
Drcnncrman, St. Louis; M. Morley, Vin
ccnucs; Phillip S. Illscy, Greenfield's
Landing, Mo.; W. M. Jones, llelknap, Il
linois. Delmonlco : T. M. Jacks uud family,
Helena, Ark ; W.Spooncr, Centralla ; H.
Monui, Canton, Miss. ; James A. Dlbley,
liitrkum, Georgia 5 George W. Thompson,
Durant, Mis. ; tloc Hut ton, New Orleans ;
J. Dunn, Francis, Ills. ; Mr. Finch, Mis
souri; Mrs. Humphrey, Missouri; O. O.
Ilet., Urazler City, Louisiana; J. M.
St. Charles : C. A. Holt, Miamis-
burir, Ohio ; 11. S. Taylor and J. M.
Morse, Miamlsburg, Ohio; Mrs. J. Jones
and family, Mississippi ; J. It. Cleveland,
Hrooklleld, Vermont ; Cant. Frank II.
Flower, St. Paul ; A. D. Ilenedlct, Wood
vlllc, Mississippi ; J. K. Hoswell, Arling
ton, Kentucky; . C. DuUols,
D. J. Ileynolds, James llurk,
Frank M. .ook, St. Louis ;
Weed Shlrly, St. Louis; J. C. Montgom
6l'e; Thomas Davit, Eldorado, III.; J. C,
Jennings and Wm. Penny, Cape Glrur
I dean; S. 11. Heed nnd A. Comstock, Jol
let, III.; A. It. Hungerlord, Philadelphia;
uerew, at. i.ouis.
Caiiio & Vi.ncun.nks: Kaii.hoap, 1
Caiiio, His., Aug, 5, S7o, j
Mr. F. D. itexford Is appointed agent
ut Cairo for the Cairo & Vluceiines Jtall
road from thii dte, vice C. H. Phillips,
resigned. H. L. Morrill,
8-2WH Oen. Siip't
Nperlnl MeelliiK Tliereor.
Council Ciiamiieii, 1
Caiiio, I Lt... Atlgii't 21, 1875.
Present Ills Honor Mayor Winter
mid Aldermen Lautcr, Parker, liltten
house, Saup, Tlilstlewood, Wright and
Thu Mayor stated that the object of the
meeting was to hear the report ol the
Ordinance Committee upon the side"
walk ordinance, nnd the reading ol a
communication from the Cltl.ens' Asso
ciation. The Ordinance Committee rcporled thu
following ordinance, which was placed
upon Its first rending:
AN OltDISA.V'CK to vru Me for the ron-lrno-tlon
ami reconstruction of lertnlnsiilcwnlLs In
the city of Cairo.
lie II ordained by the clly councilor llicclty of
SJicrio.Hl. That the following nsnieil slilc
Wiilksuc u-constructcd of woisllu the manner
heielnnlter provided, !, On tho south side
or? oiid street, between iree street unit Com-
merelul uvi'iiiivi ou the norm sine ot M-conit
street, lctKii 1,-tee street and (.'olniueieUl
ntenuei on the south sldeof fourth stre t, lie-
n.rcij ..v, tTz mrevi mm 11,1-11111 oil
the north side of Fourth street, between twos
street uml Commercial mentini on th south
sideofKlKhthstleel, Iwtwccn lAec street and
CoiuinrreUI uenue; on the south side t 1 ellth
street, between Ia'Uhj street and Washington
Hcntic 011 Hit south sldeof 1 ourteentli street,
between Commercial avenue and Walnut street;
on th north side of Fourteenth street, lietween
WaihlnKton 'ateum- and Walnut strctii u
I he west sldeof I'oplnr street, between 'Ihlr
leeulhuiid Fourlitnih streets, and betei n Klf
ttcnth an 1 Kliilitecuth streeU: on the north sldi'
of rilleciilh street Utuetn Cellar and 1-oni-t
streets at a jmint two hundnil and llfty lift
west of Colarslreet,evreit that irtlon of the
sidewalk eomiueuciiiz at a point one hundred
und lltly feet west nrted.ir street, unit terminal
Ini? on the west ldv or I'ed.ir street, betMien
Fllteenthand hlxtii-iilh streets) on the north
side iifKlclilii-nlh street, ln-tween I-rre street
and Commerriiil avenue, nml Indweeu ushlng
ton avenue und W slnuistrevt; nr. the soiilh side
nt Twentieth stnrt, l Hi nil Levee street und
Commercial uxenueijon the north, side of I wen
tieth street, betwei n Uw street unit mini r
clal nvenuet onthewiit side of Washington
msnue, between 'lenth und Iwelflh street,, nm
on the north slite of thirty-fourth stmt, be
tween lre street mid Commercial ureuue.
rwc. it. 'I hat thefollonlrnf sldewulks be eon
itnicteu of wood In the m inner herelnaner iro
vldul. v U . On the we-t .de of l'oihir street,
between Tenthand 1 Helllh sheets; on the north
sldeof rwelilli street, UlniilnK one hundred
Tret vct of Washington uenue nd extenUlns
to Walnut street; on ihc north side ol Llifh
teenth slretl, ltwi-n Walnut and Cedurstrrets,
und on the south side of I wvlity-eiKlith street,
between Iveestnrt and fninmeroiul uveuue.
tve J. .-ail walks enumerated in M-ctlons 1
und shall lx; lon-lnicti-l and reconstructed as
billows, viz 'I hey disll lie six leet wideon
top, excepting on Woshlngtiin avenue, which
shall be .et en feet. 'I tie head or top covering
sluill be two Indus thick, nnd not to exceed
eight Inches In width; the Inside line lo be tour
reet distant from the iron! Ilneorthelots, ex
cept on Washington aunuc, which -hall be (he
feet from the front ilued the lots; said tiunls
or plsnks to be laid erossivite with the
sidewalk, and tlnn'y set and well spiked on to
three stringers, with not les thanilx twenty
penny nulls to each bounl or plunk '1 he string
ers shall not lie less than three Inches thlrkby
six inches wide, and llrmly set on edge and Weil
spiked on to the idles or cross-ties, not less than
lline inches thinit by six inches wide, jilsrwl
crosswise to said wfk, at Intervals ot not more
than six feet; when the sldewulks aruclcvutt-d
uliove the natural ground.the postsofthc trestle
work slwll be tour Inchf , square and Hie sills or
croes-tlcs stiall be placed on ulge uud JaiimieU
or morlireil into thejiott and well spiked, and
the stringers shall be notched tl.-htly to said sills
orcros-tles; and in allci-e block 1 of vvimk!
not less than one fiwt long, three Inches thick by
i Inches wide shall lie place-l under Uie ends
ol each sill orcro-s-tle when the walk Is laid on
the natural ground, and under the ends of each
post when the walk is elevated by trestle-work;
if the trestle-work is over three leet high thu
same shall I tlrnly braced and the tiosls ex
tended two and one-half feet uliove thesldewalk,
to which a hand-railing or strip ol white oak
plank, one Inch thick by four Indies wide shall
lj securely nailed; the lumber lobe u-edshull
bethe best 'iialfly of white or burr oak; said
walks shall tie so constructed ond reconstructed
rmnrej&.iy1 10 Uie b'r,ulc '"lao'lslicd hr Onll-
.ec. t. 'that llm rolloinjf ulk l r111
f tnictcl of brick In the mann?? Sr,iutJuT mo-
lde.1, u Onthesouih sideot Kinui iint
eiween Waihlngton avenue uiid Walniit sin-ei!
Ojrnnwrelttl and Washington aunu'esi on the
north side ofsievent 1 street, liii i', Z "
clul and .Washington as imW.
side or Washington avenne,' U Vi, slve.Mi.
and Hlghth streets "'Ween heveuth
ec 4. .-old brick sidewalks on
slntts shall te ten feet wide, und suM lr(:;
sidewalk ou Washington uveuue shall be Intl..
feet wide; tbev shall Is- con-lnictol of hurtl,
iirii-niinif-i urteK, cuiniMtcuy unil proiierly
laid ill herring-bone manner, In a lied of coarse
sand, not less than four Indies thick, placed on
a llrm and substantial Ixil nfroal rlnib r ,,u 11,-
earth! and shall be so laid tn the grade estab
lished by provisions of Ordlnuncc.Vo. Sit -aid
walk shall be laid with a slope- downward to
ward the curb of rme-lliinl nl'mi Inrh li llm r..t.
u curbing ut sound w hilu or burr oak plank thuu
''"" uii-, mm uui iu-s mill louriivii mciies
wide, to lie spiked un with forty-in-unr nulls to
sound white or burr nnk stakes, two und one
half leet long and three Inches square, placed on
the outside of said cuibing uot more than live
oec. u. ineiocui iiiinrorenients herein pro
videil lor. shall bu iruide In-
and lu accordance with the, provisions of Sec
tions elghti-en to flfly-one Inclushe, of Article
nine of the Acts of the General Asrembiy ofthe
Mute of Illinois, upprocd April l'l, A I. Is7it
und entilleil "an Act loprorlde forthelncorpor
ullon of cities and v Ullages," kiid the costs and
e.n-e ofthe construction and rifoii-tnicllini
of said sidewalks shall be puhloutof the funds
rising rrom said .icial u-emient.
.--ee 7 'the nw ner ot nnv lot frmitlni-in nv
ofthe shlcw-ulks, provisions lor the bunding or
rcconstnt-tlon of which Is nude by this onll
nance, shall be allow cl thirty day utter the
time at which thii onllrmnce sliall take effect, hi
wh eh lo build or reconstruct nl.i iM..nlt.
us the n-e may be, opposite his lot, and thereby
itiit.B nil r.iui uuiii a-sessment; I'roviuen,
lhatthe work shall in all respects conform lo
the riiiilremenls of this onlluiinw, nnd be done
in iiiv.ausiai.ituu uuu approval ot tnc comuill
tec of Streets.
Sec s. L lion the expiration ofthe. said thirty
lays the city clerk shall uublUli n nnll for ten
days In thencwsiairpublI.hliigtheonllnancn
ofthe city, setting lonh that sealed bids for fur-
nibiung uie inaienai or aolng tliu work or both,
fur the construction or reconstruction of said
sidewalks directed to the city council, will be
lew iipisi i ""-- lip io tne time ui uie uieei
ing ofthe city council for the opening of said
bids, which meet ng shall m.t i k timn
twelve nnr mure than eighteen das Irum the
date of said notice, which notice shall stale the
tune oi sain inieungann He-all thework to lie
clone by relerringto this unlinauce; giving in
nuiuber and dais nl nppproval, and tlmtsald or
dinance is subject to examination at any tiineat
Said bids shall be oiiened by the clerk In the
presence of the council, and the contract for do
ing the wurkor lurnlthlng the material or both,
for the con.triiction und rirjin.trni.ilim nfssld
sidewalks shall lcuuurilctl tnthe lowest rerpoii
slblc bidder, w ho. shall auiUcicntly guuranli-c to
inc stiiisiuciionui iuu eu tuuncii ineiurnisuing
of said material and thu ierformunce of said
work or both, under thu suiierlutendrnt of the
Committee on titets, wltliinsuchtlmeortliiies
us may be llxeil by contract; ll'suld bldiurunot
satisfactory t the citV council Ihey may reject
any or all uf them, and iuu)' llienor therealler
authorUe said wulks to be constructisl und re
constructed by such agents us they may think
Tho Mayor then read a communication
from the Citl.eus' Association asking the
Council to secure the services of sonic
person to represent to the State
Hoard of Equalization tho excessive as
sessment of property hi the city of Cairo
anil county of Alexander, with a view of
securing un equitable reduc
tion of the same. Alderman
man Wright moved the communication
bo received and Alderman Halllday niW
polntcd to represent thu people In accord
mice with tho communication, aim his
expenses to be paid by tho city. Motion
carried by the following vote :
Ayes Lancaster, Parker, lUtteithotiso,
Saup, Tlilstlewood, Wright and Yocuin
On motion of Alderman Wright Coun
Wm, Fiik.vcii A.VLKV,
Messrs. J. Burger it Co.- are selling
light and dark kid gloves at TO etn. Step
In nnd see them.
Cairo, III., Thciisday Kvkni.no, l
Auocst 20, 187C.
The weather, for the past day or two,
has been hot nud dry. l!itstncs on the
street wns rendered a little uncomforta
ble to-day by (he hot sun uud the dust
that rilled the nlr on the slightest provo
cation. Thu nights continue cool and
pleasant. Our prophets nru predicting n
hot weather mouth for September.
The ttcllvlty displayed In the market at
tho opening of the week, 1ms not been
sustained, and in some commodities ex
treme dullness reigns; prices have drop
ped and still declining. This applies to
hay, meal and corn. Hour is llrm nt prices
that ruled nt the opening ol the week.
The order trade shows some Increase in
volume, and, although stocks continue
large, wu do not consider tliem much
In excess. Hay Is very dull, lirau l of
fering at $20 with no buyers. Itccelpts
of butter have been largu and the mar
ket is well stocked. Eggs nrc easier nt
12Je. Chickens nrc qtilut nnd lower for
old hcus.as there are no buyer in market
and the local demand Is entirely for
young. Fruit Is unchanged.
JsTOur friends should bear lu mind
Hint the prices here given are tftially for
ales from first hands lu round lot-. In
filling orders nnd for broken lots It U nec
onry to charge mi advance over these
We note a Utile lucrea-e In ordcr.-
without change in price-. The market
rules firm and stocks are not too large for
the anticipated revival hi buslmx. Sales
wrre.7) bbN, $7.(X; 7."i bbU, $:.2.j ; 150
bbls choice, $7.75; SO bbls, $0.75; 200
bbls on orders, d.50 7.50; 250 bbls
$5.25 f,. $7.25 ; 100 bbls XX XX, (1.5o;
50 bbls Choice Spring, $0.25 ; WK) bbls
City, $0.00 & i$.0.
Themaiket ruins quiet and dull, sup.
piles abundant, and demand confined to
a small local trade. Sales were 1 car
choice, $21. (JO: 1 car, $21. 00; 1 car,
The market Is quiet and raster all
round. Quotations are :t shade lower.
We note sales of 2 cars Xo. 2 mixed hi
bulk on track fi?e; I cars Xo. 2 while
mixed In bulk on track 73(2)7lci 2 cars
rejected white mixed In bulk on track
70c; 3 cars while? lu hulk ou track "lie; 1
car mixed lu bulk on track 70o.
There was considerable Inquiry tot-
good sound oats eitlstr old or new, to-day
to fill orders, and none ouerlng. llecclpts
have been small and only damp oats were
neglected, Salc were 2 cars new in
sacks delivered 10c; 1 ear old, northern
white hi bulk on track I2e; 1 car reject
ed new lu sacks delivered -10c; 1 car new
hi sacks delivered I5e; 1 car new in bulk
on track 35e.
The market is overstocked with Coun
try meal, which is very dull. Price
are quoted $'J .'15 to-day and tcndlii;
downward. Wo note sales of 300 barrels
city steam dried,'.?:! i5f2:j CO ; 200 barrels
country steam tilled .$,'! .i.V:i 10.
There is none scllh)g e.vocpt in small
order lots ; a few cars hi market to-day
were ollered at $20 sacked und delivered.
The market Is fully supplied for the
present with about as choice tut article as
reaches this market, strieny "pWv.Au,,'
Is scarce. We note sales of 500 pounds
Southern Illinois, 1522c; :!00 pounds
;hoice Northern, '2'Jo ; 300 pounds good
Southern Illinois 20c; 5 buckets choice
Southern IliluoN, 22c; I tubs good Nor
llecclpts have been more libcial nud
prices are easy at 12je. Wo note sales of
000 dozen, 12Jc: 200 do7.cn, 12e; 200
dozen, 12121o; 100 dozen, 12e ; 150
There arc no speculators hi the market
and as the local demand Is entirely for
young chickens, old hens arc dull and
quoted $3 2j to-day. Wo note sales of
10 dozen young $2 0002 00; 10 dozen
old mixed $3 003 25 ; 5 coops young
2 252 -10 ; 2 coops old hens (sold
early) $J 50; 1 coop old hens (sold early)
There Is no change In fruit. Pears and
peaches are In fair demand and good sup
ply at quotation; grapes nrc wanted but
none arrives. Sales were 100 boxes
peaches 5O(2)70c ; 15 boxes peaches 25(2,-
00c; 10 boxes peaches 15(500 : 50 boxes
Persons having cisterns needing pump
ing out und repairing can have It done
promptly and at prices to suit thu times,
by calling on. I. S. Hawkins, Cro.-s street.
I haven niatiiiud pump employed all the
time for the purpose. S-20-2v
Ten pound letter heiuN, large size, Cur-
lisle paper, rated two cents higher than
uiy other paper u-cd hi Cairo for print
ing letter hcatU ordinary composition
only $4 00 per tlioii-aud at the lltn.i.r.TiN
Luilisj Herbert lull II.NKNKH.
CQr-Dellclous Pilscner Beer nt Schoen-
00,000 envelopes, nil grades and prices,
Just received at tho Hullktin (oh ofllce.
A now Invoice of ladles' slippers at O.
Haythorn & Co's.
F.xuiiiliintlnii ui' Tviu-ller.
There will bo a public examination of
teachers held at the I Hull School Luiitung
iu Cairo, on Friday and Saturday, the
third nud fourth ot September.
Mits. P. A. Taylok,
8-21-td County Superintendent.
One hundred thousand feet assorted
lumber, for sale ut panic prices for cash
for tho next 10 days nt the Wall & Eot
mill, ,1.8. McCUiiky.
Real Estate Column
Several good Farms nnd 3,000 acres of
unimproved Lands In Alexander jounty.
"Winter's lllock" nnd "Wlntr' How."
A largo number ot desirable Heildcnces,
and cvcellcnt vacant l.ot, mltablo for
bu incss hotfes and residences.
Home on Nineteenth street, lot s)0, vvllh
privilege of lease.
Winter's lllock Suitable for Hotel, Olll
ces or lluslne's rooms cheap.
Tenements numbered I, 7, 8 and , In
Winter's ltow, 5 rooms each, for 10 r"
Xo. 10, le-rncr) 412 On 7 rooms.
Tnnt drslinblo double Cottage on corner
ot iiiiiteenth and Washington.
Fine two story brick on Commercial av
enue, between Tenth and Kloveiith strtets,
suitable for Dweliln,' and llustncss.
Two houses ou Commercial, below Sixth
street, suitable (or llii-Inc-s Homes and
Two small llou-es west of Twenty-second
ttrcet, near Pine, $1 each per month.
Divellitri house ou Twelfth, near Wal
nut, 0 rooms, for t2 per month.
fuslness houB on Levee, near Eighth
street, lor i20 per month.
l'OIS I.L'Asi.', Ol; -ALL.
A number of Lots ou f.evoo, nboro
Twelfth street, outside lire limits. Also
a large number of other Lots In different
Lauds, in tract- to suit, near Cairo.
Hewing Mitfliliiew nt a Knrrlllre
One WHEELEIt ,fc WILSON, latest
Onu silver-plated GUOVEItiULVKEI!.
The above Machines are a" good as new,
ami I will sell either ut one-third their
value. Parties wi-lilng a bargain will do
well to call and see them Immediately.
8-21-lw Dan 1I.ium.n.
jtraTAll the go I'lDciicrliccr. Sehoen
meyer has It.
To those owing such taxe, notice is
given that the sale of real estate will
take place on the 30lh lust, and for per-
Minal taxes niter the lt day of Septctu-
bcr;tbat the collector will proceed by dis
traint against all person found In
arrears. This Is nb-olute and applies to
all. Ai.r.x' 11. Iiivix,
-lellenmlIIJSi:t:it-iit f.otiU Her-
III Mew York.
Mr. Jacob llurgcr Is now In Xew York,
where he Intends purchasing one of the
largest tocks of dry uoods that ever
came to this city.
PILSENElt at Louis Herbert's.
Wuuil mill I'nnl.
Wood, $1 per cord 50 cents oft tor
cii'-h. Ulg Muddy coal by the car load $3
per ton. All jjoods delivered.
O. W. WllKKLKIUfcCo.
Omen AM) Vauu. Tenth street, be
tween Commercial uud Washington ave
The firm of .1. Burger it Co., in order
to make ioou for their large and full
Rtoek, which Is soon to arrive, are selling
all brands nt jr,w ct n..
Ticket lor the Grand Open-Air Con
cert to bo given by the Delia City Cornet
Hand, on the evening of August 25th,
can lie had of Paul G. Schuh, J. Burger,
Phil Saup, and Under Bros. Tickets,
only 25 cents S-17-td
fisayGo to Sclioeuineyer's and try his
Pilse'ncr Ucer. 8-15-lw
X Fine Itexlilcnce for Hnlt- or Itrnt.
Corner Holbrook avenue and Twenty
fourth street. Lursru yard and Krdcii (8
lots); plenty of fruit and shrubbery; good
stablo and carriage house. ill soil on
very cay terun. The house contains ten
rooms. ). H. Piiillii-s.
Obstacles to Marriage.
Happy relief for younmen from tho ef
fect of Errors apd Abusus In early life.
Manhood restored. Impediments to Mar
rluge removed. Xew method of treat
ment. New and remarkablo remedies.
Hooks and Circulars sent free, In scaled en
velopes. Address Howard Association,
411) X. -Ninth bt liilladelhla, l'a.-an In-tl-tutlon
having a high rcputiluu for honor
able conduct and professional skill.
CorrecUsl Dally by K. M Ptcurns, commission
ini-rcnant, eecieiary 01 m n uuu,.. u.
riour, arconllni? to Knvle
Corn, mixiil, siickisl
Corn, white, sackcil
, iiftio bo
lirun, n-r ton
Meal, steam dried
llutter, choice .Sorlhcrii
ItutUr.choln- southern 111
Chickens, H-rtoirn -
Turkeys, -wr dozen
Apples, tholcv, per barrel..
Apples, common, per wrtel....
l'otutot-s, 'r barrel
Unions, s-r barrel
In Chancery MaiUr'i Sale.
litate of Illinois, Alexander Comity s.
lu the AlexauiU-r County Circuit Cnutt,
William M. Alhcrlon and John Hodges vs. John
llohlen ami Margaret Wullace-l'artltlon.
TJUIlMP notice W hereby given tint inpur
IT Mianceol'H decree reiideieil In the above
entitled caute, In said court ut the May term
Hanoi, A. lb Is"'. 1, JulinQ. llunnin, ma.ter
iu chancery or said county, wilt on Thursday
the -Midday of September. A. D. W?, at the
i ...r ..ilm-l; i. in. nrsulil dxv. sell at nub-
He endue, nt the court hous door In thecliyof
Cairo, in sum rouiiiy. me iuhuwiuk tn
leal estate, to-w It: ihe south half of the north
cast quarter of section twut-een li,), lown
ship tltleen (15), south rung, numl" two W
west or the thin principal inerld Ian In he
comity or Aluxauderand outeof lln''l,
getlar with the tinemenU and hewll nicnt
theminto iHrionglng or thereto -l1ft'n,S-,.
Teimsor na e-Om.-hair cash h "MU-J"
mi In one aud two ears. i-qual
Master lu Chance rv
Llnegar X Uiwlcn, Complainant' oUettoril.
Steamer Jim Flsk, Pnducnh
" .lulln, Vlckubiirg.
Tow-boat Jno. W.Onrrctt, St. I.oul.
" Etna, Iroutou.
Steamer Jim Flsk, Paducali.
" Julln, St. Louis.
Totv-boat niuo Lpdge, Ohio.
" Jno. W. Garret, Wheeling.
" Etna, SL LoiiIj.
tllVKn AND WKATHKn.
The river last evening wns 19 tett
I 1-5 Inches ou tho gauge, having fallen
21 inches during the previous 24 hours.
The weather continues clear and Is
growing very hot. The slpo water
would have all di-tppcared at least two
days ago Irthu openings leading Into our
sewers had been made of brick or stone.
Nearly all our wooden outlets arc more
or less defective. .
Itllusincss shows very little sign of
The T. F. Eckcrt Is still engaged In
washing the mud oil' the Incllno at I'll
Capt. Fred Davis' dredge boat Is get
ting ready for a cruise.
The six oared row-boat which is be
ing built for the benefit of Cairo society
Is well under way and will be a beauty.
Ciipt. Fred Davis Is constructing it.
I lie Alice was nt Louisville Satur
day, and had located the following new
lights between Evansvlllc and Louisville:
Anderson's liar one head light on Ken
tucky side at foot of bar, above Lewis-
port w harf. One head light on Indiana
side at coal tip. Troy ltench One head
light on Kentucky side, 200 yards below
the lower double frame house at foot of
snore gravel, nog s point One head
light on Indiana side, 100 yards above the
shore rocks. Holt's liar One head light
ou the Indiana side, at the old sycamore
tree. Oil Creek One head light on tho
Indiana side below the saw mill.
Blue Klver One head light
ou Kentucky side, at Pcckan
puugh's house, foot ot timber. Mosquito
Creek One head light on Indiana side
at head of Kocks below Brown's house.
The Alice will locate several new lights
between Louisville and Cincinnati, be
sides supplying and paying the keepers
of the old lights. Then she will return
from Cincinnati to Cairo. A light will
be located at Hancock's liar on return
trip. At Cairo the Inspector will take
the Lily and proceed to locate seventy
live or eighty signal lights on the Lower
'V.u DKeAiiTMKXT, Kivbh lUroirr,
STATIONS. tOW WATI.
rr. ix. ft. in.
Cairo 19 W
1'tttsburK 3 (i r,
(Jlncliiuatl 11 3 I
liillsvlllc -.. 0 S U 0
Nashville B H "
S)t. 1-ouls 11 A 1
MIRTH AND MELODY
ONE MORE GBAND
On Board the
Steamer IDLE WILL.
1. W. Fowler
i:. II. 'i'hunius
Cairo to Columbus nnd Beturn.
On Saturday, Aug. 28th. 1875,
I-uv Iiik Cairo nt 7 o 'dock p. in. promptly:
returning nt li m. Affonllnu the lovers o.
irnind uml lieanllrul sn-tu-rv
view It In its most lovely icurb.
vimnk' nml civ an onnortiinltv t
n oiiiMinunitr io
. Allowing tne
to Indulge in th
unuy ilance to their litarls' content to Henry
Hart's sHi'elent strains, guaranteeing to all a
must l IlKhtful trip
Kan-, round trip, St Children, W cnU up
Hiinnnn and SJul
ttj-ror iickcis, nppiv touol. ueaiaea, H. a.
U.J. Git A MMK, Supt ,
Friday Evening, Augut27th,,
Will be Itendervd under thu Aniplcesol'
The Cain hliij Mtiu
Two plays, by some of the very Hest Home
Talent, home of our best Amateurs having made
good Preparation furnTheatricul Kntertalniacnt.
with imrts well selected and every amngement
for a llrst-class I'erfurirmncr, the Aisorlatfon
take pleasure in announcing to the Public that
on xriuay r.veniug, .iugusi-i, siu sn
liolsrrlson'a Popular Society Comedy,
With the Following DiMtlo Irnna i
Hoii.t.'eo. D'Alruy .
t'aiitafu lluutrce .-.
The Marquise tie St. Maur..
l'ollV liceles ...
....C. K. Kobblns.
.John 8. Alsthorpe.
Act 1. The Little House InHUngate.
Act II. Islgings In Mayfalr.
ACT I II 'I he Little House Again.
Fotpourie front "artn"
To Conclude vvllh the Highly Tragic Optra
With the following KxctocUUbi Clsanotari
Arla-ionlruous, (Kln of L'topU Srtut m OB
tilt Llltl If) j. .....m '" " ss Hlsn.iiMmw'i
Kaibus (iJlmf High MlpliUr of BUto-Brougbt
upon brlllUutxcUon)...... .m
Ctn. llmuliwies Fnrioso Cfha Hero regtllar
rlre eater) ...........' .
DisuninatA belWuf thu kltthsm to Harousa
and cause of trouble) .
tToldoick (Major porno of tbaBoyal liroaii-
ol cictcuing uaauty ) r
Alltrndonts, tsoldltrs.Dnimnisrs, Etc., Ktc.
The play Introduces among other pojmlar airs.
Umna DiiqImm) "TeaXbous aMrUa Awy,"
Admit rton.M cents.
ClriUsmeil 6U cant otalsvrt i