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Utmlmn Mtr cm Kvrr rn.
It Ii almost a certainty tliat St. I.ouls
will get tin new mini. Chicago will have
to endure th chaff rln at well as It can.
Thi WcTtllcho JW, Schurz'tSt.l.onl
paper, In Its iuue ot the Mill, nominated
Headernon for president.
I&s.lfiixnvwmn, who WM sentenced
tottthMtgtii Ulssoutl to-day, has had
her aenuM commuted by Gov. Hardin,
to Imprisonment for life.
Several members of the cabinet, In
conuatir with President Oraut, Mill
Tlslt Philadelphia on the 17th. Tula
U tktt eecattoa ofthe Congrcttlonnl Ccn-
Bibcock's court of liujuiry meets evory
dv. The roll li called. (Jen. hhcriuuu
Mks thejudge-advocnte If he hn any
thing to communicate to the court. The
Judge-advocate answer that he has re
ceived no Information from the war de
partment. Geu. Slierdan then adjourns
T k t'ulcaf ""TV""'! the greatest news
paper of the West It not ol the whole
country, pays for Its special telegraphic
dlipatcke at the enormous route of
alaety thousand dollars per year. This
Is exclusive of the compensation paid to
the correspondents, located In every Im
portant city and towii lu the country,
who send the specials.
More startling revelations In the
whisky business arc promised. It Is said
115,000,000 In money are hirol ved.the ter
ritory covered by the operations reaches
IrotnSt. PaulJoNew Orleans ; eight or
ten congressmen, three senators, two ed
ltora, etc., are Implicated. The rumor
Is sensational and may be true; but wo
TK ailHOP DESIEK.
Bishop Simpson writes a letter to the
Philadelphia fern, correcting the stata
montt made by one of Its reporters.
While the Bishop allows that the state
ments as made are generally correct, he
denies that ho said that the majority of
Methodist ministers arc Democrats, and
that if the people should re-elect Ccn.
Urant they would do wisely.
AN OFFICE MOLD I NO FAMILY.
The voluble Conduce C. Magrue, who
was one of the organi.crs of the St.
Louis whisky ring, and who has since
turned Statc'a evidence, was formerly n
Government Assessor and belongs to an
.office-holding family, lie has a brother
Lthe Cincinnati Post Oftlce, and the
Ih Auditor of the Treasury, though
ella his name differently, is his
lln. There are also McGrcw?, nl
bnging to the same family, in the
lian Office and the Post Olllce in
fasulnitton, and another is clerk to the
k A NEW MOVE.
A movement appeaM to he taking
shape among the young Republicans in
Illinois to depose Logan, Oglesby, Bev
erldge and other old-timers oftlie party
and to put forward men younger In poli
tics if not in years. An intormal meet
lug with this purpose was held in Chi
cago a Jew days ago. lion. GeorgcS.
Clallln, of Du Page county, was elected
chairman. It was arranged to call a
general meeting at Republican headquar
ters in.Chlcago, oa February the 10th,
Kannwha and .lames lilvrcnnnls. These
enterprises have been heretofore urged
by the convention, and have been recom
mended to congress by the Senate Com
mittee on Transportation.
KT. IUlioi'.AH t-'IHl'jASHMUY
Is, as might have been expected, nn ex
ceptionally beautiful hsuo of thl Invari
ably beatitlrnl magazine.
For u single number of n children's
perlodtenl, lt lln of contributors U nn
unexampled, nn atonlhlng, an cxtruva
gnntonu, lor among Its stories are: Bay
ard Taylor's vivid and charming narra
tive of "Jon ot Iceland," IMward Kg
jjleston'f characteristic "Iloosier Fairy
Slorv," Lottlea M. Alcott's Jolly account
of "M.irlorle'a Birthday Gins," .1. T.
Trowbridge's capital "Has? Cove Sketch"
(one of the very biyt sketches
that this noted author has ever written),
Susan Coolldirc's "Tomette and the
Hives." and Abbv Morton Diaz's little
story of "Getting l'p In the World;"
while Its list of poeiiM contains II. II. 's
"St. Christopher," Cella Thaxtcr's "Pie
cola," and C. P. Crunch's "How Willie
Coasted by Moon-light." All thetc arti
cle.?, moreover, arc thoroughly repre
sentative ot the Individual and widely re
cognized ability ol their authors, and till
but two arc beautifully illustrated ; thu
gorgeous picture of "St. Christopher,"
n reproduction ol Tintoretto's celebrated
paintlnK, forming a worthy frontlspWeo
for such a brilliant number.
And ai for Chri'tinas well, tlgura
tlvcly t peaking, the good saint gives us a
seat in his reindeer-harnessed, overloaded
sleigh, and takes us with him on his an
nual journey. We have "Christmas In
the Arctic Regions," celebrating It lu the
cabin of a vessel that lies, Icebound, un
der perpetual moonlight ; "Christmas in
the far East," lu the august pretence of
a Jeweled Siamese prince; "A Southern
Christmas Eve," with ilowers Instead ol
snow; in snort, uirutmns every wncre
until this one holiday with St. Nicholas
has somehow lengthened out luto'.i merry
voyage round the world. The good saint
seem?, verily, to have outdone himself, if
that were possible, and has certainly
given to the children ol the country, In
the holiday number of his namesake, the
finest Christmas gift that Young
America has ever yet received.
THE FKEBLK'MlIf UED.
Superintendent Wilbur, of the institu
tion for the feeble-minded, announces
that It It proposed to decorate a Christ
mas tree for the children of the in
stitute. Many of the Inmates are thu
children ol poverty wyitll ns of affliction,
and the benevolently Inclined arc inform
ed that contributions of gifts or money
will be gratefully received and faithfully
appljed to the purpose of making the
Christmas season one. of pleasure atid
happiness to the pauper children of tho
The State Horticultural Society is in
session at yumcy.
Sam Ward, the king ot the lobby, it
: brother of Julia Ward Howe.
The Illinois State Grange is in ses
sion at Champaign. The meetings arc
tccrct. The attendance Is large.
The police of New Vork City are
firm in the belief that Tweed is within It
The New Vork Hcraltt suggests
since the safety of the country, according
to Bishop Haven, requires the re-election
of President Grant that he be called our
"Lord Protector of the Protestant Reli
gion and the Liberties of America."
Sjmrta I'laimlcaler : Old Mrs. Scales,
of Carrolltou, Ills., said authentically to
be 111 years old, is still alive, and has re
cenity received vUitors trom great dis
Unces, who came to talk with her ol
antc-rcrnlutfrninry limn uml thlasi. Her
miud Is clear, though her ideas .seem to
be those of a child.
Washington letter : Of course Mrs.
Fish It still the highest ladv here. She
gives the lathlotiable world a lead, and
it follows suit. Many years aeo. when
the mighty mackerel, as Don Piatt hath
it, Just took a seat in the cabinet, Madame
signed her commission as First Lady.
Since then there has been none to hay lior
nay, for "the daases of high degree,"
who might have disputed her supremacy,
have been cither too weak or too timid
for serious rivalry."
Chlcaga Tribune: "Col. Broadhcad,
the successor of Henderson, is n Wur
1tmocrat, who left the Republican
party lu ISM on account of Lincoln's anti-slavery
onlar. lie was a strong sup
porter of Frank P. Blair, Jr., ana 1m. on
various occasions arraigned Grant's ad
ministration as vindictive toward the
South and oppressive to the people. Jle
Is one of the ablest lawyer in the West,
and his selection will continue the case ol
the Government in even abltr hands than
The Cincinnati Gaietle (Radical), says
that It is stated on good authority that
President Grant is not a candidate for re
election, and would not under any cir
cumstances, accept n nomination, and
concludes its doable-leaded article by
laying "the President, the Republican
party and the country are to be congrat
ulated upon the decision that hat been
reached." Very good. But the New
xork Coiamtreial Adcerlittr, also Radi
cal, tays the third term is felt In the air.
It Is teen hi tbe movement of great rellg
leus bodies, and ends by savlnir "wo
thluk we are not mistaken in the drift of
popular sentiment ' when we .ar It ti
gradually coming to the conclusion that
tue time and the occasion will both de
maue me re-nomlnallou of President
urant." Which Is the authorized spokes
man ot tne ViuUcnty
The cktap transportation convention,
Which assembled. In Chicago Wednesday,
met for the purpow of dUcnu.infr it...
uieaus by which cheaper transportation
by rail and water may bo secured. The
liou. JoUU Qulucy, of Man.aclm.i.tt,
the president of tho convention, Wore-
vented, by Illness, from being present
Comptroller Hays, ot Chicago, delivered
aa address of welcome. Durlnir Wednes
day reports were received from the stand
ing committees, on rail routes and on arti
ficial water routes. The sessions will
last until thu evening, and a lanrc nuin
bcr of elaborate papers ami reports occu
pied ifte r.ienuon or the convention vc
terdey,nnd will continue to be received
ana considered to-day. Amone the sub
Jects under discussion are the Improve
ment oi tuc trie caual, tuc construction
of the Caugunawaga thlp-caual from the
St. Lawrence to Lake Chuinulaln. tin,
OUR WASHINGTON LETTER.
An Abiunl I.iiM-Nriiiitar Iliiiullii'
I'ONlliuu Cloiiicrrfthtoitul L.K-iu-Hhtu
to l'li(lHlrliiilu Tlu liiilli'lmi ill ol
Uu. llnbrurk What in llioimlit ul
Mr. Iliiiiili-rmiii'it IMhiiiIssiiI A Wi'il.
illiia; in lllull Llle-.Hniiivlliliiir loi-
llie LhiIIvm A Ton Ii-I.IkIH Pi-oi'vnh-
iiim t'rriiirniiiiiiM mr lite .Mn-tlHK
or I lie Iti'iiiiblii'iiii .iitliiuiil ;oiu
in H lee.
From our own CorKioinlfnt
Wasui.no ro.v, D. C, Dec. Ill, ISIj.
The principal topics under dUcusslon
during tho past week have been congress,
Ge:i. Babcock, and Miss Carroll's (a lster
of the countess d'E.terhazy) murrlaro
to Mr. Doveton Hazard, of the British
Legation. Up lu tho Capitol compara
atlvely little hag been dono beyond lllllug
the appointments lu the gilt of the new
house ; nor Is It expected that any real
hard work will be done till after the hol
A motion has already been made to
lic IjostUL'l! (ill newiili'ilii'r mwl
unit! imiimu inaiiei, ir iinl
wan, on 'l'hursday lnt, having brought
tue matter upon the lloor o thu House ;
but It U understood that this nicatiiiu
will not pass the Senate without coiuld-
erable opposition from Mr. Hamlin's side.
A curious Illustration ot tin- uhvuniiiv
of the prevailing law, winch that gentle.
man proposes to ilclcnd, Is, that It co.ts
vAauujr cijni units m inuclt to tervo a
muscnucr witn a local nuwspapcr
through the city mall-dellvery, m. It does
to bend the satnu paper to a subscriber
residing at the mott icmote postolllce lu
the country, or In Canada, for that mat
ter ! That is a feature of the existing law
which would seem to require u lltllu In
telligent elucidation, to reconcile it with
mk. iKiiuv 10 nr. iiki (j.iki).
By the way, u stiong cllort will hu
made In the Senate, alter the holiday, to
Mr. I'erry. ami Mr. Hamlin Is mentioned
us h prominent candidate. It Is likely,
hewouT. that If Mr. Ferry is defeated, It
will be .Mr. Anthony, who has long en
tcitatucit nsplrutions lu that direction.
kkuu'h com mi ii
Slucn Thursday last, when tho House
adjourned over until to-morrow, tho
dctii7eut of "N'cwe paper Row" have been
buy making up slates of what they sup
poe will be. Speaker Kerr's coininlttec
uppolnttncnts. Not bcliuvlng in any
guesswork, your correspondent culled
upon the speaker to-day anil was as
sured by lil nt that he had not counnunl
cated his Intentions to any one, nor did
he Intend to do m until the -0th or 21 t
Inst. (Just befoto thcadjournnn'nt for tlm
holidays), when thu appointments will
be publicly announced on thu llooi' of the
House. Mr. Kerr has during tho past
neok, had pilvalo conl'eieiicc!. with Mr.
Randall, Mr. Cox, Fernando Wood, and
other leading I einocrats, and nl thu
caucus which Is to taku place this even
lug, to consider questions relative to the
policy aud interests of the Democracy, It
Is probable that till lurtlier confercucus
will bt held to enable Mr. Kerr to com
plete his slate.
jtAituv a iciiooi. ma'am and hi: spkakgii.
It is a curious fact that, at the last elec
tion ol Speaker, Mr. Kerr, through his
colleague, Mr. Holm.m, defeated Fcr
uaudu Wood for Mr. Blnluc ; but that U
Ioiik since forgiven and forirottou. The
deleat of Mr. Randall is laeelloibly at
tiibutcdby some toil rt
not marry a sehoolniarui. Mr. Blaliiu did
andsodhl Mr. Kerr; end both were
elected speaker. Indiana, by the way,
has been successful lu scenting the
speaker's chair. Dais was the tltst Irom
that state, Colfax the R-coud, aud Mr.
Kerr tho thiid.
TIIK CUXl KNIAL JAU.SV.
On Friday next the members of con
gress, accompanied by the senators and
Judge of the supreme court, will visit
Philadelphia in a body, upon invitation
of the Centennial committee, for the pur
pose of Inspecting thu exhibition build
ings and grounds, returning the follow
ing day. Tin Centennial committee of
finance has nsl.cd for an appropriation of
million and a half of dollar, to com
plete this arrangement, nml it is to ex
amine Into tho progrcs already made
(and have a nice time generally) that this
excursion will take place.
The Indictment of Geu. Babcock lias
caused great commotion here, where lie
Is well known. People diller widely in
their opinions as to his guilt or innocence,
but upon one point all arc agreed, nml
that Is, that It was unwise la the Pre.-i-dent
to remove Mr. Henderson, as prose
cuting counsel in tho whisky frauds case,
Just at this critical Juncture. Even the
Evening Slur here, a strictly administra
tion paper, expresses Its legict at the
course taken by tho President, nud his
wannest friends and tupportcrs consider
Hender.-ou's dismissal a serious blunder.
It Is true that his successor (Col. James
O. Broadhcad), Is an able attorney, but
lit hasn't all the points In the euoimous
mass of evidence at his finger' 4 end, as
Mr. Henderson had ; and it is more than
doubtful if bo will be us successful In con
victing guilty parties.
1 referred, at the beginning of this let
ter, to the marriage of Miss Carroll to a
member of the ISiitMt Le-'atlon, which
was a most elegant affair, at which your
correspondent bad the honor to be pres
ent. The bride beloii''. to an old and
well-known family, and is connected,
through the marriage of her sister, with
the famous il'Kslcrhazy family of Aus
tria, and through thum with the Metier
nlchi. The groom is a wealthy English
man of noble birth and n great favorite
in society here. The wedding ceremony
took place at the residence of Mr. Henry
Randall, a relative of thu bride, the Car
roll manilou being occupied at present
by the Russian MluUtcr Baron Shlskiue,
who "assisted," as tho saying is. Amoug
tbe other guest were, tbe President, Col
onel and Mrs. Fred. Grant, Secretary and
Mra.l'jsh, a portion of tbe corpy diplomat
Ique, (among them Sir and Lady Thorn
ton and dutightijrc), nud a lew others.
A notable feature of the ceremony wa
the arrival of tbe Rusiiau minister, who
was preceded by his jaeger ot chus.-cur,
a genuine imported Ru-sluu, standing .six
feet lu his stockings, gorgeously attired
lu u uniform Hushing with ;old and Ml.
vcr, and carrying a drawn sword In his
hand, lie Mood near the door, still as a
f-tat ue and with uplifted sword during
thu whole of tliu ceremony, nud then
slowly aud majestically tool; hiuiicll'oh",
followed by llaiMU ShUkiue and wife. The
latter was Mipeibly dressed In black
velvet, overtklrt of teal brown corded
silk, sealskin coat trimmed with RusUiin
sables and dai). hat--(thls for thu exclu
sive benellt ol your lady readers.)
SKItK.VADI.Vd -UIK SI'IUKUII.
On Saturday night, a serenade was tend
ered to tbe speaker of the lioii'e by tlm
Democratic club of tho District, who sub.
tequently serenaded Senator Wallace and
Mr. Randall, ol Pennsylvania, and Mr.
Cox, ot New Voik. The sereuader.s also
called at Senator Tburmaii's rcMdcnce,
but that gentleman was not lu, nor did
they li t it 1 Mr. I.annir at home. The pro
cession which was proceeded by the cn-
v, Miiilni! IkhhI ni' ii-tv i.w.es. carried
torches, calcium lights, transpaicueles,
tc, and the cllict of the long Hies, march
ing with flaming torches up the broad
rcnnsylvnnlu avenue to Wlllard'H hotel
wlieru Mr. Keir U stopping, was certainly
sery ncntuuui. rrupnrutloUK urn now on
ii.ii. fa uiiuiiiui- Ki-inni inrcu-iigiit pro
cession, uut oi altogether tUllcrent pollt
leal complexion, to serenade thu mem
bers of the Republican National Com
mlttee, which Is to meet at thu Arlington
hotel luthlh city, on Thursday, January
i:ith. tilr thu purpose of fixing the time
and place for holding tho next Republi
cs National Convention lor thu noml
uatlutiof President und Vice-Prosldont.
Babcpck's Court Dissolv
ed by J-lis SuKjrestiOii.
Covington'a Casos-A Vcitliot at
Cincinnaii, Dec. in. In the Tnilcd
Stntci circuit court at Covington, Ky.,
to-dny. if. M. Selnnlker, F. R. Krues
kump, l Muukn mid Stcinreld, engaged
lu the rectifying business, pleaded guilty
to uolatlons ot the icveuue laws. The
sentences have not vet been nn
nouncud. A Verdlrt of (InlM.s itl liiilliiiiiiinll.
I.NDiANAi-di.ts, I nil., Dec. 1.1. Judge
G rchuni dcllwircd Ids charge to the ury
In thu JninesK. Illll li-.-o on the opening
ol the court this morning and tho ry
retired n Tew inlniitesjuncr 10 o'clock,
and at I o'clock uliirned, rendering a
verdict "fgnllly ni the II est, second und
third counts, nud not t'liilty on till the
other counts. A inollon lorn new trial
will be heard by the court to-morrow.
A lluli'li of tlrnliils.
Wahiumiiov, D, C. Dec. in. -A tele
gram was received to-day nt thu Depart
ment of Justice trout Fulled States At
torney Dyer at St. Louis, announcing no
mom Important trials lu whNky cuics
would occur below January.
Senator Morton denied a utterly false
the published statement that hu was con
cerned with the whisky ringorconiieetcd
with thu Indiana campaign frauds of 1872.
Tbe statement ns published lu u Wash
ington special dispatch dated yeterdav,
i mu v.oi. nonoway, postmaster at inilla-
tl:lw!I, Jim Imm.ii ittiilcCctl lot COIIlpJIflly
in in itim-i.v iniiiui is ucuieii oy
a telegram rrom Nelson Trusler, t'nlted
States district attorney for I ndiaiia, who
says there Is no such rumor nor Is there
any Indictment. Colonel Holloway tele
graphed to Senator Morton that theieis
not one word of truth In the statement
and no such report of charges against
There was a rumor In circulation to-dav
that General Cowan. Assistant Secretary
of the Interior, had been requested to
resign, but Secretary Chandler, who was
Interrogated on thu subject, said that the
rumor was entirely devoid of truth ; that
General Cowau was entirely In accord
The Courl ol' luitirj' ItUnolt rd.
WASlllNriTON. D. C. Dec. 15. Tho
following has been made public :
Chicago, Dec, 12.
To the President, Washington, D. C.
jiu. .jium iiij jc'iui-ii mr u vouri oi
Inquiry as the only apparent means opeu
tome at the time of refuting the charges
made against mc at St. Louis, a hill of
indictment has been found in the V. S.
court, and I shall cons-equently be
afforded means of vindication before
that tribunal. 1 therefore respectfully
suggest that thu order convening the
court of Inquiry bo i evoked, as I trust
that my case may be reached at an carlv
day in the United States court.
Very respectfully, your ob't servant,
O. E. Baiicock.
In accordance with the above, the fol
lowing order has been Issued :
Waii Dnr'r, Aiur. Genmiai.s Onici:,)
Wahhinoion, D.C., Dec. 15, '75. j
The court ot innuirv
special order from this of!
at Chicago, 111., Is hereby dissolved. Tho
member, nud judge advocate will return
to their .stations.
By order of the President of the United
Slates. E. D. Tow.vsiiNii,
Eighty Human Beings Hiirrlod
Into Eternity by Thomns
son's Infornal Ma-chlno.
'J ho Dead Gathorcd up in FruR-
iHoma uinor orotgn
T H E
1 III! llllKMr.lMIAVKN KXCI.OSIO.V.
Loxiiov, December 1(1. -A special to
the Timci from Berlin says : Tliomasscu
has repeatedly torn the bandage from I ho
wound be luttlctcd In his attempted sui
cide, and Is now securely bound. He
teems to bo n Swnbia.ii by birth, but has
been naturalized In thu United States. He
passed a week last October lu Liverpool
uppurentlv trying to ascertain whether it
would be best tor him to put his Infernal
machine on board a steamer I here or hi
Brcmcr-havcu. Thu number ol the killed
by the explosion already reaches eighty,
mid others of the Injured are notcxpected
to recover. Forty corpses were burled
Tuesday, together with mhiio chests tilled
with unldentllled fragments of bodies.
The total number of thu killid and
wounded Is now estimated at ISO.
I.oNixi.v. Dec. la. I lie 7him an
nounce that the Boaiil ol Trade has or
(lend an olllelitl Inquiry Into the lo-s ol
(be Deuli-ehland. to bcnin Monday next
at Poiibir. Fourteen bodies of victims
u..r. liui:...! .! JI.i.Imi I.1uit v..l..i..l.iv.
The shoos in that idace. and In llarwleh
were closed during the funeral nud deep
sviupathv was shown by all the inhabi
TIIK CAMLItON' nXI'l.OIIINO I'AlUV.
Lo.vuov, Dec. 1(5. 1 a. in. A special
from st. ran I ! i.oiki.i siutcs dial tatit.
Catncron'.s expedition arrived there No
vember It), having traversed the conti
nent from UJIl. Thu expedition ba
been a complete success.
A Clear .Havana, .Long Filler,
tea. an a. macio
TEN CENT OIAR
Hon. R. II. Marr has been nnnoluted
by Gov. McEnety, of Louisiana, United
states beHiitor in place ot Gen. w. I.
l'or the MVclily IliilU-tlii.
Persons wishing advertisements' or lo
cal notices luertcd In the Weekly Bn.u:-
tin, should hand In the copy by Tues
day noon, of each week.
appointed lu a
sfllce to assemble
SDeclal corrciiiondcnt of thu New-
York Jltrnld telegraphs to that naner as
Mr. Henderson recently told a friend
of his that there were dozens of dis
patches finite as Inculpatory ns the
syipn telogram in thu possession of the
prosecution. As to the length of the
trial, Mr. Dyer and Mr. Eaton, hit prin
cipal assistant, think It williot extend
over a week. A decided luinrcs.sion
prevails here that the White House in
llucnce will be brought to bear .strongly
lu favor of Babcock."
mks. ciian r iN rt:iti:si up.
"A gentleman who was at one time on
extremely Intimate lelatlons with the
President's family, says that Babcock is
probably tho greatest favorite of all the
friends of thu Grant family, and that more
especially Mrs. Grant will leave no stone
unturned to ward oil his disgrace and
'The penalty specilled in the section of
t In rpvWi' I Htiitiiti under whluli len.
Babcock Is Indicted lu line of from $1,000
to adO.OOO anil imprisonment lor not
more than two yearn."
liltANI' lllM.I.YIMI IIIUKIOW.
"All the cabinet officers except Bri-tow
icadily decided that Henderson must be
Mr. Rriatow nro-e and said that hu was
opposed to the dismissal of such u vain
Mr. Giant iiuiekly aro-c fioni his seat
ami uuruptiy iicinaniicu : "nr, no you
sanction thu Infamous atltiel: which Mr.
Henderson m.ido on inuir" Grant's im
perious manner M-eined to overawe Mr.
Ill i. tor,-, and lie replied that he did not
approve thu sperch, and straightway
voted lor illsinls'al.
Senator Morton said that li Brlstow
had not thus vindicated tin: Prcldent
from the nperslnns cast on him his con-
tiiuuiRo In the cabinet would have been
rut: niniNouit cask.
Hon. John I.. Blttlngcr arrived lu thu
city yesterday on his way toSt. Joeph
from Washington, wheru ho had Sfonu
with his attorneys, to present his case to
thu attorney general. Hu was convicted,
it will bu recollected, on one ot about
thirty counts, and stands charged with
having defrauded thu lovernmcnt of
about thirty dollars bythcacllon of his
deputy, who signed his name to papers
during his absence at Jefferson City. The
attorney general expressed himself we
are inioriiieu as saiisueu irom mu rep
presentations ot counsel, that Blttlnger
was persecuted instead of being prose
cuted, anil nut llltlu doubt Is entertained
that he will order tho verdict net imtai.
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For every description of line and beau
tiful jewelry, of thu very latest patterns
nud .styles, go to Kuder Brothers, comer
ot Eighth street and Washington avenue.
This linn has Just received one ol the
largest and best stocks ever brought to
Cairo which they are selling ut the very
lowest prices. All will do well to give
them a call before buying at other place:.
of events have occurred during the past
lew days that .have put us lu position to
force at once Into c.isli, irrespective of
value, one of thu largest stocks of men
aud boys' clothing.
If the citizens of Cairo will only taku
advantage of this fact they will bu
gaiuers.by It. Ilr.ii.Bito.v & Wr.ti..
1 12 aud 141 Commercial eveuue. l'J-10-tf
A JoimI Ilre l lliiy.
A. Halley's new storo Is certainly ono
of the best nmiugrd of tho kind tube
found lu the city, and what Is better, ho
bus so arranged his prices that many arc
taking advantage of thn opportunity of
fered to buy stove", tinware, etc., cheaper
than ever known In C.ilio. Call on Hal-
ley, 115 Commercial avenue, next doorto
thu Arab engine house. 'J-UO-tf.
the mmm star
Sole Agent's, Two Stores, 74 Ohio
Ijievee, and Wasnmgfcon Ave.
Gome? "BiQhfcix Street,
Read! Head! Bead!
Hnvo Reduced thoirEntiro Stock in both their Stores, ConsiHling of
DRY-GOODS and CLOTHING,
si n n
To a ratrtiewrlicfoie off. rel iiithiiitllv. S.i-, . .1
wueiv J v'l -" KM li :
V'..r i f jllnl t.j , r l lutliit. lu, ir nt,
-I'M I lii-4y
SUIT FOR $8 AND UPWARDS.
IN Ml AKS 30VS' 0WP.50AI5 WE CAH 32 SEAT IN ?2UCSS OR QUALITIES.
ALSO IN FURNISHING GOODS I
In our Iry-(ioi!s D l artintnt wc Hill give
A PRESENT OF TEN YARDS OF THE BEST CALICO
ToeviTjt'.i'ljr wli i Ijii; to tuc annum of sexm dolUrj
53-(llve ill a trstl wi'l mc will i jiiUii. r '. tliattc iman liat wc sjjt ;?
IT PAYS TO TKADS AT
HEILBEOH & WEIL'S,
142 8c 144 Commercial Avenue.
3T. M. STOGSFBTH,
Importer and Wholosalo Dealer in
JPOJELJUJIG-JST j.HTJO) BOM33STIO
Atlantic Hiitl Great Weuicrn mul thu elect a new president, pro t, to nithicn
Tin' WliUk) Itiiiir nml (irniil.
Tho pcnplo ot Cairo engaged yesterday
In considerable discus-ion of tho late turn
of allair.s In the whisky ring. Sonic weic
loud in thu opinion that since Urant has
concluded to island by Habcock, Innocent
or L'tiilty, Munu would stand u good
chance to icupc also. Others c.xpicsii'd
a contrary opinion, but all were alike
agreed that Hurgcr's U the iiln u to u
buv chcl l'Oliuay prcciu.,
.-tirfs, neck-tics and nijuonu.ami uic ocst
of gloves' for laJik-i aud children, nud kid
glove at most temptingly low pnccH,
Tlic licvoluliou as a bate burning
stove for bituminous coal, needs no pull
ing from the subscriber :iud It never pull'i
(smoke) Itself. For durability, economy
aud bctiulv It cannot he excelled. Callut
inv fitoic ttheiu I have one In con-tin t
iiee mu! I .shall be happy to explain Its
good woi king (piantlcs, and I will nl'O
take pleasure In iclernng to in.iny par
tics who have It lu u-i", mid w pro
nounce It superior to any mou- luy nave
ver u-eii. '.. . in Miniiso.N.
171 Couunei'clal avenue. alio, 111.
The most beautiful Mock of jewelry to
bu found In .Soutiicrn Illinois, H now
on I'xhlhlllon and for sale by Under
llrother.s. They are prepared to fiirnlh
buveH with anyartiele tbatmaybcdcMr-
ed, aud warrant FatUlactlon. They maun.
facturo to order watches, clock, rings,
lockets, and everything that may bu dc
(.lieil. und for nrotlcicncv lu niakliiL' fair
T -( v
work, thev stand .second to none In the
country, (live them u call, and ce for
Fashionable Boots and Shoos
WnsbliiKtou uvc., between Olh and lOthfc'tH
A I'll tltiuruiitcvil or No Niilc,
$ " 1 . . . ' -
nY vlrlue ol'lhi! I'crtiiln iweciitloiiii In nif ill
.J Jn ti.l liy the clerk ufllie circuit court of Al
Wines and iU'ieiuors,
62 OHIO LEVEE, - - CAIRO, ILL.
Koop3 a full otock of
Monongaliola.Rye find Robinson County
FRENCH BRANDIES, HOLLAND GIN,
KELLY ISLAND AND CALlFOilNIA WJLWto.
lb p nnlti.p Twr u-f uf Hum i
i i . r.m.'l '1
I 1 I. O I'uil.'l
h' I..-. ..I
l 1 by aujr
B. 8l W.BTTDEB,
Mjmxt jtwrrw itniirtrTrrT "
'1 he OMi-it unit inot llellalile hoiire m oulliein
A Menu Joku on Hie Ohiiku Ni IIIi tn.
'J'ofKKA. Kansas. lice. 15 The fet
tiers upon the Usage ceded lauds huve re
cently been greatly excited over a report
ofu decision in their favor by the I'nltcd
States Supremo court. Guns were llred
and celebrations held nt Iliunboldt,
iviianute and otlicr places. .No sucli tic
cimon was rcuilcicd. l ue renort was
founded upon a pretended letter purport
ing to have been written by V. M. ltcy
nolds, of I'urHons, mul published In thu
1 linyer JltaUliahl. Mr. Roynoldd Is now
in tins city and says ho wroto not a word o.o. nukr & f. , uuJ uiriiliiHt .lumr Curroii, Administrator'a Notlco
iome whlc?'1 ?? TV M P8rt f -hlty'liiu'er'" tiJtSXXft IJAuU
some wltlc. wag to he tacctlotn. wil. 'i.t niuninwi one (I) In block miruUiwl rf,luirXr iinn!!esiiiii V ; 1 ",A,,r
nlted .States .Marshal Maxwell.
of Clmilf.i O. r
in tlic htntu of llluioiH . In I'nvor
uut'i-iiii'l wiuiuiu won , lit (ii oi
In tvci v vin let v. at iistimlnlihiKly low ilijinef ,
suitable to the Illue. Lull uml exaiiinu' men
for, l'.lulitli St. mul WiiMilnKlou. am-.
-i. , (...ii ui.int' .I .iniiti I'nii.v'rt Celiliriii"'
I (,'oM lluiil. IViiseoii.tautly Uiton lioml.
Don't forget to call at Uellhiou &
Well's to get your present ol 10 yard of
the best calico. ll'-IO.tl
Salt Luke, auks, after having carried the
Imiden of Tcrritotliil prosecutions for a
year and a half upon $111,200 and f.HX)
rom uiu territory: What wonder Is it
that a multitude of luror. witnesses and
guiiruls should bo clamoring for their Just
dues'. II says that uuIck ho receive, aid
in mcetiny: the expenses of tho court lie fjr A T) T3 T1l?Vi T ATMITC!
projiou'. to imspcnd operations danuary vUitb&LhU LilJJlJliiy
M" M'Pl I t if IJItllll .11 ft I..,I1.,
li... I . I. .4 I
"... i ..... i'ii...autuin n i. ii imi ui)
tHenty-elKlit m tho i.roiwrty ortliesulil ,n c eouiity or Aleiuulfll,l m e ei iiiiiioh,
.Iiiiiii. Carroll, ulilili I olM- lit lillbliu U u LV. I, v UOtlcutlllt he Mill IIP-
.. .1... m..hII....iu .l.w.t ,1... ...imi-I ImiiCM In III., I .li.olirt III' All'llllllU'l. 1111111.
city of Culm, III the eouutyof Alcxuiukr nml
Mule oi iiiiiiois, on uie .HM nay oi iierrinovr,
A. I. IiTA, ut ileen o'clock, u. in., of said (lay,
lor u.1111, id sail i, iv tain r.M.viiiiuii,
AI.K.V. II IltVl.V.
Kherllf of .lexiiiiiler(.'oinily, IlllnoU.
Clm. Ill , Deri ibIk i-III. lS7a. la-IU-illil.
MtiLnm r, it in iiiMili.nt Al emu nr. or tti i ill i lull...
ml. i rnVJuiiiiiiry term, cm ll.e thlnl Moii.li.y
li, Juniinrr next, nt lilcli iiien iiirtnns lusv
: ,", nn,wlii.t iill e.liitu ..le'liolllle.liiml
Miui , uiljutt'!. All .eroiis liulihle.1 lo sanl
lute nro miiesleil In niiiKu Inillieilhilu i:i)liieilt
to thv iinOersltnieil.
Dulitl this linl il.iv ol' Uei cmber, A. I. H"
I tO II l: I II, l rNNIN'tillAM,
U 3.,1-iiv Ailinli.l.lliilor.
I h ' 1 I ' 111 it CIO I '
ih ' r li wlir e.
AH 5-' In '' i ' T's. 'Iiiiiuiii-iiteil
Cmiitlt'. oi :ij Desciinl.iii. Kir.
I ' -II w
I, I) Akiic, Ciiii-o. II. K. Al.is, liiicitfiii.
"u. S3. AisAn cSs Co.,
Dealt is III
Harness 1 Saddles,
Whips, Collars, Etc.
105 Commercial Avcmuo, - - - CAIIIO.ILLS.
a'r-'lliu.n liiMirlm; il' with tlieli imtrouuKU
wit flr.it ii coiiiiilt'le limiof j,omt, Irom wlilrli t"
nelcel, ut boll Jin Jiriies. li-U-wly.
TO Till! FRONT I
HelieiieUr U ire.uml I" 'l'l V M who with
llreail, l uLi s, CoiilVetloiH i J , hll.liilii" I unity
'dm uml all iulK'l his Hue. l.siiwlal nf.
le I on nl '. I-. )" Y'V1 "'V'Vull,,"'i' '"T
mas ami New Ymr'n ( akei Hel.iilso liieiiainl
to linnlsliKiitr Ui.ii'son shoit notice.
Sill Isllll't Hill (.lllll'lllllCCll,
Sam'l El. WILSOST,
Cor. EltrlitU St. uml Commercial Avo.
KKFI3HEHCES, BY PERMISSION
W. lllllenlioiise.V llio. II. V. Miller,
(.'. M. Howe ,l urn.,
tnm'l Wilson, Sr.,
C. II, Wooilwiiltl,
Ayers & l.'ci.,
,1, II. Iteeil,
Col. SIclieiilB, t.,
. .Mackle A l o..
(liven .V Wood,
.1. II. I'lilllU.V Ron,
II. M. Jlillcu,
Dr. U. U ,1'Allll, u U. Wmh.Kt, Imliaunib-, Ju l.