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W. L. BRISTOL,
Koops ovorything portaining to
the lino of Staplo and Panoy Qro
seriei, Woodonwaro, Vogotablcs,
Fruits, &o., &c.
My New Stylo Mixed
Different Combination Prom nny
Ucforo Offered in tho Market,
nnd of Excellent Flavor.
Choir Selection of
and FLOWER POTS.
A LXTTLS hi GRATE Is:::.1.:::,
Swct oj.'J Jlich
Central Hop Yeast
Again This Summer.
No. 32 EIGHT STREET
. 1 1..
MT. CARBON(Big Muddy)
Ordors for Coal by tho car-load,
'.on, or in hogflhcadB, for shipment,
promptly attended to.
tSfTo largo consumers nnd all
manufacturers, wo are proparcd
:o supply any quantity, by tho
nontn or yenr, at uniform rates.
CAIRO CITY COAL COMPANY.
C?"Halll'lay llro 'a office, No 70 Ohio Levee.
ST-llalfiiby Urn 'it wluiriboat.
CJ-At L'Bjfpllan Mill, or
jJ-Al Uic t-'oal Hump, foot of HiUty-L'slil
E3-Post Office Drawer. SCO.
Butter, Eggs, Fish, Poultry,
Game and all kinds of fresh
Fruit and Vogotablcs.
Eiehth Street, Carro. Ill
--ririloH fur StenmboaM lironilitly
any hour, day ii "Mit
Wholesale, Retail and
9HighoBt Cash Prico paid for
Hogs ana Cattlo.
A Book for the People.
rllTJIOLOOY a IrirllUmt. mfillc.l iHL if ;v
r laryu aoublo cuiunui ikmi hum uik
( j!a naul rHKrstlnKuilUeiiiitiii'sli
Marriage, in uuuri mi uiw(uitiiir.
tinnt, th Myit.rlci of Uoproductlou, io. AtumUnl
l mi th irlty un iUuiiuu.diMiiMf trtliitr.nary oiiaOen
riTOriaiaiifbuili.'tv.,liirluillnK i turimut fir
,aU, Van.ioalaiiU Cliroulo t)laraaoauriH'lh'ii.il
flt.cu of Early Abuaea un ilia icxu.l imii ami thr itiu.
.m ol .x ce.HI lielura anil alter inarrliiir.. l.adlnu to lire.
lualurt decay and Inipotenoy aprliaia riiuimllurtulhi!
uuackaUtrrlIiiii.nt,lmtlitlieuiiiVropular mtdlral work
lie ritnuiuplatlnft inarilasf. Not a iiutc
a'T:... Mvra. alJJO. uuutid 111 clrtj.. ai.MI.
V. 11.9". A I'.in.
Lhlatunllieiuiprucuwiui.i y.iwurra, kit'
Ini coawiiM ot Ibo al)ua ork1;inl liiMal4iiai'Pioii
Ini toalaula or lft aoui. ura.ni io aaiajwrppion
M&IM of lumo- Alro aamau Maaioat TiMtiia sutlia
akuvid M.Ki.WraiMii'Jui. wi
rti.Hl..""' " w
R. SMYTH & CO.,
Wlinlfale and t'.'tM l'W In
Foreign and Domestic
WIN KM OF ALL MINUS,
No. 60 Ohio Lovee,
"yrKPSItf. 'ItVTII CO. have constantly
iVL a law tnek of Ihc lieit kk1 . t llie lnar
Ul, ami irhrmeUt attention to I In wlioleeult
mini 01 me ntimnew.
Tho Undersigned ITaving Given
Is now Prepared to Furnish Ico
At pricca that will Comparo Fav
orably with any Dealer. Ho
will now Devote hiH a tcn
tion Entirely to his
Cornor Uln-l 1 1 1 Otroot,
WM. WHTZKI.. Pronrlhtor.
A TKUsTY r.-aleli Up! nlrlu mi-I I"
JTX tralni wid KwclKiii'
The lieM of ueroiiiiriltf..i
firsts at 1 uii l-U:tr KnUl .
STRATT0N & BIRD,
AQEKTS AMERICAN POWDER CO
57 Ohio Lovee.
G. D WILLIAMSON,
No. 16 OHIO LEVEE.
SI'KCJAL atteullnn given tocoiuienments ami
I AIM' ANIMIII.H.
B. F. PARKER,
Dealt r In
Paints, Oils, Varnishes,
vVall Paper, Window Glass, Win
dow Bhadoa, &c.
Always on Uaml, the cfUbmted illuminating
Corner Eloveath Street and WuihlnK
CAIRO CITY BINDERY,
jr. O. IXTTXJXjfil,
BINDER AND BLANK BOOK
Julletln Bwlldins, Corner Twelfth Street
and Wanblagtoa Avenue,
U"Conntv anil nailroft'l YorV irtcialty,
QUITE A DIFFERENCE.
TU Aci'ii t.i-r ol' ttllllnituli-r
.Hlinriiii a iinuiiiK'r in imiik
nn for NIvnlittK.
Kroiil Chliano.Ii.Hiii.il, Sept II. I
Homctliliitr over n vcar since a yoiin
innnof2.1yfiir. well-looking, well con
nected, ana or nienunK miinucri mm uu
drc, nrrivcil hi Chicago after a winu
whot IcnjrtlH.'netl tour through hurono.
Hall vint a former resident orSan Finn
clseo, but Ills Inunt'dl.iti rclitllvc. for
merly from N'uvv Orleans, now reside In
the south of France. Mr. Hull procured
employment with Messrr. Itathborne,
Hani & Co.. of No. 33 ami 40 Lake street,
a linn or stove maiiuracturers. inconce
nucucuof high recoiiiuiendntionf. of his
friends. ItnuiedlnUdy on lilg arrlvitl,
Mil. HAM. I'.NTKIIKII INTO SOCIl.TV,
mill fur liU liU iwrnnl nuallllcatlon
fnllv llttcil him. Yoiiiil'. lmniKoine. of
"oo'd mldres and u jrenlal manner, lie hc
raino a lavonte, and hi repututloii wn8
enhanced bv aqiwi-rotnanre. with which
he had been cmiiiivvU.i1. While residing
In Calllornla. he made the acmialntanci;
or the family ol .Senator .Sharon, the
more than "millionaire, of the Pacille
coat. and with them he became very in
timate. The friendship went on, and
liually culminated in
in- r.NfiAor.Jir.NM to si:xatoii siiauo.n.s
nnd the luckv man received Hie congrat
ulations or all hi friend. Hut theeourse
ol true love seldom runs smooth, and so
he found It. For .some unexplained
ri .non tht! alliiir was broken oil", and not
manv months "luce the lady married Mr,
Xewland.a .'an Francisco lawyer, to
whom 'he brought a marriage portion nt
i inliilnii ilnllir.-.
Dr. Hall might have had both the lady
mill 1 1 if iiifiiifV. tb( Senator nrouiHlii:
him her hand If he would return to Cali
fornia and undergo two year pronation.
Wncu he heard that tliu lady wn to bu
iiiiirrlfd to Xewland he teleirranlied to
her. at the expense ofTi, to know if. die
"n:o j; i.riti'i:"70 him.
and apparently i-lie did. Of coui -e the
man who had come ro near marrying a
elrl with a million dollars. wa a hero to
the Chicago belle', and he very naturally
aumed that po-Itlon. lie Deeaine
member of the I 'all Mall, one of the most
fashionable club-, was an early member
of the KIM regiment of Ilhnol State
guard, ri'lng to lw n corporal in Com
pany C, nnd generally he had a good
All thi-i tikes money to keep up, and
Otis O. Hall, notHith-tandiiig UU other
"oml fiualltlcatioiw. loiiuu that wiiuoui
full f-unnlv of the root of all evil he
would have to step down and out of his
po-itioii. IIU situation of order clerk in
the (inn was a fair one, but by no mean
calculated to MMalu the course ot ex
travaganee Into which he was drawn.
and the natural consequence joiiuiveu.
His position was one of some tntit. and
ho abuietl It. Good iKlcniMng to the
firm wrre told and
mi mici His rocKt. ttt,
and hi more jnci'Ing nwoaitic!- re
lieved. 'J'hc manner ot Ids lib' ann; to
the cars ol hU emplovei, and to .sati-l'y
their inquiries as to hi-means he reported
that friend- in California had made him
llU-ml advance-. Finally the era1-!!
came, the defalcations could no longer
be hidden, and. taken to tal; by Mr.
nr. coxrnsEri thi: wholk aitaiji.
The amount of hU peculations was found
to be about and he wa- given Into
cii'tody on Wednesday. Yesterday
morning ho was taken before .lu-tlce
SununerlieJd at the HarrUon-itreet police
station, and owned up to the ollen'-e with
which he was charged. He was commit
ted for trial at the next session ot the
Criminal Court, and i now lodged In tho
nn: rmso.vEit's snrnv.
In eonwnation whh a Count repre
sentative, he Mated that his needs had be
come such that he was compelled to do
something; that the Idea ol appropriat
ing his employers' property entered in
he ld, and that he adopted it. He could
give no further explanation than that hu
had got into extravagant way, nun ne-UiimvlL-dgid
that he was in a pretty bad
tlx. lleliad telegraphed to his Califor
nia friends h't '""J 1101 received any re
ttlv tin to lt nlirht. and he ulil not know
i to !.tt night, and hu did not kuov
vvtim lie Miuiiiu tio i e.i. lie iievii .n.
r . . ..i t .i.. :.. ... 1 1 , .1.. ....
knowlt il'.'eil Ills Ktillt, anil altl that the
-nrit li.iil bteomu too mueh tor hlui,
ami that he was latl to be;ableto eonl'es
iimJ tree his mind, lie hail dUeoiitlnueil
his connection with the regiment, but hail
nnt vi t ent In his resliruutiuu :ilt limiirh.
a lie faiil with a sail smile, lie had little
doubt that it would now be accepted.
In re-ranl to the Sharon atl'alr he said
iimt tin iiuwotiancr accounts of it nub-
il.bed loinetluu! since, were lto-sIv
i.xiH'Lrprated. but that thero was a sub
stratum of truth In It. The details a
iriv..ii iiliiivn rnviT nil the storv.
r The whole iill'alr Is n very sad one. For
a younir man, with every chance to make
a name and nllrst-class position, to throw
ibbiL' to the winds, in order to sat-
ire the demands of an extravagant mode
of living, and exchange u palatial resi
A MILLION DOI.I.Mt IIIUDK,
for a gloomy cell In n JatI, lnduee some
strango relUction. it remains to do
seen what the fair-weather friends of the
misguided young spendtlirill will uo lor
Hill 111 Ills liresClll iretiieaiiieiit, uuu hi
what extent thev will stand by hlin.
A Courltr reiuesentailve called last
evenlnif iinoii Mr. Sard, at his residence
The sreutleniau conllrtned tho most of
the above statement. He knew nothing
of .Mr. Hall's historv nri'viouii to his em
ploymeut by his llrm. He had gained
his employers' utmost confidence, and
Mr. Sard exnrcssed extreme rcirret that
the allair had occurred. Voting Hall had
received a. moderate salary, utiiplo for or
dinary living, with a little to spare, but
hiulbccomo rather extravagant. This,
jiowcver, aroused no suspicions.
One dav last week a friend ot Mr. Sard
Introduced u gentleman who wished to
purchase u stove of them, but as they did
110 retail Oll-lliess no ns .-mum mum
which suited him, nnd referred to retail
dealers whero one llku it could lie ob
tained. On lust Tue.-day the same gentleman
told Mr. Sard that hu had bought that
saiiu stove at tin miction slnre lar lower
than wholesale price. Mr. Sard su-nect-ed
something wrong, so hu went with the
gentleman to tho uuno store, where ho
obtained n description of tliu man who
took It there, which hit Mr. Hall exactly.
Mr. Sard requested tho auctioneer to uo
to tho store and Identify tliu man, and no
pointed out Mr. Hall. A policeman was
then called In, and Mr. Hall -eelngthc
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 1875.
turn mattcri woro taking, went directly
to Mr. .Sard and mitdua lull conlwlon.
Ills thieving began about two week
ago. He would write nn order lor a stove
to be delivered at some cutomcr'., take
lttoniic.piv wagon am deliver It nt
nn auction store. 1 1 would nuke an en
try of It on the order-book nnd cheek il,
as though it had been charged up, but
tilled to make the charge. In thfs way
he eluded discovery. He took In this
manner thirteen stove". Ihe entire value
of which wns about 100, four of which
wens recovered, and Jim ba anc sold.
Thev were left with M A. Ilutters and
Koekwell fc Co., auctioneers.
Mr. Sard feel great .yinpathy for Un
voting man, but as they have twice be
fore pardoned men lor iuu mr oiiense-,
the llrm concluded to punisit me next,
and Mr. Hall wu that unfortunate.
I'or Ihe 1'ollcn.
(St. Iouli Tirurv)
A pistol is a necessary and usual por
tion of a policeman's equipment, and it
Ik intended that ho should use It 01 lit
ting occasions. An to when, on whom.
and for what purpose hu should lire it, j
these arc quetions which deieiid largely i
upon the circiunstanc;! of every case, but 1
which inu-t be decided by tliu policeinen '
upon the spur ol the moment, with as
much discretion a may afterward lie
u-ed by a jury In the Investigation of the
shooting. Ills po.'Siblu to do too little
shooting, and to do too much ; to be too
quick, and to be too cau
tious. As bctwi.en tliesij extreme,
weare Inclined to believe that the police
men of St. Louis us a rule, choose the
latter. The reason for this belief is found
hi the fact that the rowdy element In
St. LouU does not entertain that whole
some fear ol policeinen which tho pub
lic good requires to be Instilled into their
savage breasts. Ca-es of resisting olll
ceraaru too Ireqiicnt, and the rowdies
know how thev can beat
polleein'ii with Impunity. If they
are liually arrested, the eji-e'iaru brought
before the criminal courts, where they
give straw ball for their appearance, tor
leit their bonds and that is the last of the
matter. The-e rullhuis have so little re
speet lor Ihe Jaw and its olllot r, that they
regard policemen as their proper prey.
The reason for this U tliat the ppllcciueii
are too enuiioiH about u-lugthcirpl-loN.
They do not shoot often enough, tire too
many .-hots hi the air. and do not shoot
straight enough when they lire
with deadly Intent. Of course
wo do not nppiove ol unneces
sary or injudicious liootlng, but It Is not
well to be too cautious We respeetlully
uggest that Chief Harrigan and Captiiu
llurge-s deliver regular lectures to the
force, instructing them In the Use ot the
revolver, anil teaching them how to use
it with discretion and ell'eet. A -hooting
gallery for the force, with dally practice,
is also advisable. Train the "police so
that they -hall know lust how and when
to u'e their icvolvers. and they will be
able to iinpre-s the lawless with the be
lief that tliey are not to be trilled with.
A the matter now stands, the bummers
have the best of It.
.n'iiiiliN nml I'liiirlfHlnii Itiiilriiiul.
At all earlt hour Slimlm mnrnfiwr tlin
railroad track of ibo Memphis "nml
Charleston Company was completed
from the corner of High and Warhhigton
itrectrt to Y rout street, except theMnln
' eros-iii. .l .1 p. m. MIIKIiiv a
small fon e ot workmen dug nn eiionli
of the Meol-on navcnient on
Main street to lay the tr-.iclc
and tin; couuei'tiou was made. About 7
p.m. a hand car, on vtluch wx-te three
packages of Irelglit, con-Igiied to l.ltUe
Kock. was started from tin Charleston
depot and run over the track to the depot
-r.l... l l.l I T . I. - It.
oi uic .iicuipiii nun i. line i.oci. rnuroau,
wiien it was iiellvered in due form, thus
completing (lie connection between the
two ro.KM. iiii- passage ol the ear
np v.asiungiou street attracted no
little attention, the street beiu,
lined with .spectators, and a large towiI
following in the wakt'ofthetlrt through
train. . apt. n ..i.ko-s.. superintendent
accomnauii-d the car and suiierlnteiidcd
the delivery of the tlrt carload of freight
to tni! connecting line, it I untlerstood
that work will bo ctinimenced at once.
suneying, grading and paving the
htreft. and we may expect soon to sec
trains of cars moving between the two
depots. and a coii'enueut ucreaseol bus
Iness activity in that portion of our city.
Civil Itiulim lii Ilrouklyii.
.Judge Gilbert, ol the snnrenie court ot
Brooklyn, rendered u dec . -ion In a civil
rights ca-e wlierein Win. F. .Johnson
colored, .-ought to compel a principal of
u pinmi: seiiuui u iiuilllt Ills Soli, lllieau
oi .-ending nun to u school provided tor
coioren eiiiiureii. rue court noius
that common schools are public charity
mat ueneiiis conferred uv them are
i free gilt from a State, and
like every other donor a State
may proscribe in what manner and upon
what term nun conditions a ant may no
iiiovtd. In conclusion, the. I mitre says
that the statute ny guaranteeing equal
nrivlleires does not confer nnv right to
enjoy them In common with any class of
persons or m any particular sciiooi, nnu
that nothing has been shown from which
it ean be uterred that re ator has been
deprived of equality of privileve to which
lie is eiHliieo. .uuuon loriuaiiuaiuuaue'
Vrlluu I'evcr nt New Vorlt.
.V vtsel from South America anchored
in Kast Klver Monday with yellow fever
onboard. Thccaptaln passed quarantine
without making a reiiorr, and was arrest-
ed for violation of the quarantine foun
and remanded to an lor examination
t-3y During tlte epidemic, of intermit- J
tents in the West this season, the whole
lmmeiie stock of Ayer's A gun Cure be-1
came oxhattsted.aiul tho producing power
of his Laboratory was found Inadequate
to meet tho demand. Many who knew
its extraordinary virtues lor tho euro of
Chills and Fever, paid exorbitant prices
for it. Tills Ague Cure is said, by those
who use It. to never fall. Header, If you
must have medical aid, take the best of
inudlclne. l'oor icmedles are dear, as
good aru cheap, at any pilcn you have to
pay for tIiciii.C'iWffo Conner.
i xottru .s7k or fmhitu htiikei
Betwonn WnkhinKtn and Commercial
THE NEW LOW RESERVOIR "STANDARD"
Great Durability with Handsome Designs, and Giving PERFECT
MADE ONLY BY
Excelsior Manufacturing Comp y
012, 014, 010 and 018 N. MAIN STREET, ST. LOUIS, MO.
AND SOLD EXCLUSIVELY BY
C. W. HENDERSON, Cairo, Illinois.
ONLY $1.25 A YEAR.
ItKSIIK.NCi:i No 21 TJilrtPfiith Mlfct, be
Ivrwn Wattilinrton nrenue ami Walnut rtrttt.
OKFIt'E: North l(k- of Kljrlith trtt be
twii'ii Comnierclnl ami Wittliitixlouati'jiuv.
W. DUNNING, M. D.
UKSIDKNUK Corner Ninth ami Walnut
OrriCK; Oirner feUth Urcct anil OhloU vcf .
OKKICK IIOUUS: from Cam. Urn., nnd
Amu 2 to 8 1 m.
OHN II. MtTLKEY,
Attorney at liiuv.
OrnCK: At r.-l'knre on Mnlli Mutt, W
twern Vashlntun avium-mi'l Wiiliml M
A MtTUT. T
Attorney at Law.
Ol'i'ICE: Ohio Ix-vro, over mom friniifly
occuiiinl tiy rirst Nullonal Jlauk,
QREEN & GILBERT,
Ationioys uml CouiiKelorN
niTlf.f. Otilo Tiivi-, rnon.' ", ntvl si
City Natlonil luiit.,
tVlllljiu It. r.nnn, 1
WlUintn It. lilllMtt, '
Mllui Kml'l; lillUtt S
f Ulu ILLINOIS.
O.Spcrlnl ntlrntlnri plvru to ilmlr:illr nml
jwunboat Imf Ini-'i.
ni:Ai. i:stati: Aur.vr.
JOHN Q. IIARMAN & CO.
;0NVYANCEB3, NOTARIES PUBLIC
Land Atrents of the Illinois Central and
BurllURton and Qulncy R. It.
North Cor. Sixth and Ohio LeTeo,
I. O. LYSCII.
M. 1. IIOWLUY.
LYNCH & HOWLEY,
El "Fl A T.m ESTATJU
Collectors and Conveyancers.
OFFICE At the Court House.
BOX and BASKET CO
All IdmU banl uml soil,)
FLOORING, SIDING, LATH, &0
Mill and Yard,
Corner Thirty-Fourth Street and
SIXTH STREET, Botwcon OHIO
LEVEE AND COMMERCIAL
Manufactures ul own Hprye Shoe and
can Aaauve Good Work.
i PATRONAGE SOLICITED.
ARE ECONOMV IN PRICE,
QUICK AND UNIFORM
Pianos and Organs,
SHEET MUSIC AND
MUSICAL MERCHANDISE OF
HALLET, DAVIS & CO.'S
Of World wide Reputation.
ArJtUMwlcdgnl by ail cwl Mailclunt to be tlie
ikh 1'iano now nunc.
THE GREAT UNION PIANO,
Of which we have soliJ over -100 ilunuir
twelve yeiirii past, becoming' more and morn
poiimttr rvery uny.
SMITH'S AMEIUCAN ORGAN,
Hplonilld tone. Power snJ Durability.
Kimball's Orchestral Organ,
A very tine liiattttinnt, ai!initril to lntni.
liiciUHl n wru n vorsl music.
TIIK AIIOVK A UU OFI'EUKI) ON
.Mnnllilvl'ttvmciita. at otvlizures
regardless of List J'rlrci.
Jn grent variety, including all the new
and popular inuslu ot the day.
order from the Country
promptly UIId and sent
VIOLINS GUITARS BANJOS
FHE.N'CH HAM'S, ETC., ETC.
Band Instruments of all Kinds
Furrlslied to Order.
STRINGS JfOB VIOUNS, OVITAAS, ETC.
Ol the Dust Quality.
Classical Studies and Exercises
Of all grades for l'lano or Voice.
jSTEvery dccriitlou of Music d Mer
chiindlsc furulsheil to order, promptly and
at prices lower than ever offered before
GENCV ALSO OF
ROGER'S ELEGANT STATUARY.
Hend for Illustrated dialogue and Price
.1st of tnce beautiful Kroupus.
All Goodi Warranted at Reprtiented.
ROBBINS' MUSIC BAZAP,
WHOLESALE AND RETAIL.
IN THE CITY.
GoodB Sold Very Close.
18tk at. and Oommereial A
C. 0. PATIER St CO.
SlYE2i I BBB
, Aaddwlcr la
OU, MaAXOBAIK HAT,
LIMS, CEMENT, PLASTER.
Diltr City Wmtlom.1 Hk.
I WILL ifll la cr-lonl loU at Ujri'ftctiimi
pnwfl, tilrtlnK Freight
(SiiCCTMors to John B. PblllU)
Awl DrnlfM In
HAY, CORN, OATS, FLOUR,
MXAt, BSAV, itC.
Agtntifor LA.FLIH IkRABD MWDMt 00
ICorsar Taath Straat mA Okie
,. 1) M.ltllllM
MATHUSS St UHL,
04 OJxto Zwvoe.
No '0 Ohio Lcrtc,
E. J. Aytra.
S. 1. Ayrtn.
AYRES St CO.,
Ii. D. THOMS,
Ami dealer in
STAPLE AND FANCY
Foreign and Domestic Frulta and NaU
114 C0MMEKCIA1 AVJOfUI.
H, II. CUMNLS6UAM,
PARKER & CUNNINGHAM,
(Successors to Jllller A t'arlev,)
And Dealers In
WHEAT, MEAL, GRAIN. HAY,
C1 ou2v:. jC.O, ILLINOIS.
K3reliuTlriKvd the Lartte Yellow War,
home, atnnure cupacltr s.uuu ion. wblei f Itm
U5 ample raclllllra foratorinf and aalpplnif .
O. N. HUGHES,
Out Matin, QU'i.
rimt-CUaa ComiuiM tf)T'
S AFFORD, MORRIS
78 OHIO LEVEE,
City Xitltul BaBk BailiUfi flb
Tha OWaatKUtilaJMiAwpay U Swi
M 000 000.