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i steery race.
ltixn gtte fof chalru-amhlps.
CiwOMMiATK'Tris b-cn put
ifceeMHtlttM on parent nnJ on the
MWIl6M.eixpi)liture In Hie trcas-
Harp-' rKi.T fiu tet Its faoe
Against an. afaht's being the next Hi
pMJeea eftttlkkte for president. It says
Mld t arry ilngls State, not
ere Maseae-nse ts ; (tad It not only dors
not wut Gnat, lut it will have uono of
the "Grant group" It says:
The only man whom the Kepulilleans
mm elect Is some un whom the admin
istration coterie would strongly oppose,
because his career and character would be
the guaranty of a totil change in the (one
Now Is the tlmi for Nast to get In
Rome good work f.r the Weekly.
WHAT HE OBKM !,
Urlck Pomeroy Is about to start n
newspaper In Chicago, or rather to re
move Pomeroy'i Democrat from New
York city to "the live and more rapidly
growing city ofdilcago." 11a u -
Chicago pflnclpaAly "to help counteract
the evil, selfish, soulless, pernicious in
fluence of the coward-, iiaworiliy. unre
liable, undemocratic Chicago Times, the
principal Western mouthpiece of the Del
niont, Wall street, King, and Tammany
combination ol New York city."
cm tut; ii taxai iox.
Tlie Sun of Jdouday evenlur a
few indirect comments on tli Uui.i.ktin'h
aiticleonTnatloii of Church I'ropcrty"
in the Sunday morning's issue. When
we took the ground that church prop
erty should not bo taxed, we meant the
property used by religious organizations
for the purposes of religious worship,
solely. A church society that owns real es
tate which it leases for business purpose,
or on which it builds houses tor rent, or
a church society owulng a church edi
fice having connected with it rooms
leased for buslaess purposes should be
taxed proportionately to the value of all
itch property It should be entitled to
no exemption because its ownership is
vested in an ecclesiastical society.
OR AST'S FARM.
Gen. Grant owns seven huudrcd aad
ninety-three acres ot land ou the Uravols
road, Just out from St. Louis. Negotla
tions arc pending for the sale of thisarm
Imclading all Its appurteuanccs and Im
provements, at the rate of three hundred
dollar per acre, which will araeunt to
the sum ot $237,900. The Hall Patent
Sate Company, of Indianapolis, are the
The Grant farm comprises the original
Whitehaven farm, bought lrom Win. L
Long la 1819 by Theodore iluut, the fur
was Inroiitenlent, preliminary hear
ing was waived nnd tho accused
gave ball In the utu of $:KX for his ap
pearance at the next term of tho circuit
court. Maloney, who Instituted the pro -vcutlou,
has served n term In the Sauga
mou county )all for Illicit trafllc In liquor.
KKWIN va. OIIKKI.Y."
Ill looklngover our exchanges yesterday
our eye fell on tho Egyptian Prtn. The
Eijittan JVnt, our readers will note, Is
published In Marlon, Williamson county.
The words, "Krwiu vs. Oberly"
headed an article ou tho fourth col
umn ot the llrst page. Wo wondered
what they meant. Wo had heard of
Oberly, but Krwln? Krwln? who was
Krwiu? Who thed 1 was Krwln? Krwln
vs. Oberly r Oberly is a rather familiar
looking name In print. We have seen it
a thousand times, more or less, in the
newspapers. Wo cau't say that "none
name him but to praise." Ou tho con
trary, quite the reverse. Oberly is this,
that and the other thing. Oberly Is a
clever fellow. Oberly has a vaulting am
bition. Oberly is a talented gentleman.
Oberly Is a blatherskite. Oberly wants to
go tocongrosi (and, by tho way, Oberly
is In Washington now.) Oberly is an
able man. Oberly is no Democrat. Oberly
is a Democrat. Oberly is a schemer. And
so ou, ad Inllnltum. We know all about
Obei'lv.."'1-"' "' ri"iitTiomw uiu
noli knows nil about hliu, too. What one
don't know, the other does. Hut we were
nen-pltuscd when it came to Krwiu. Wo
ransacked our momory kiiu nuicu to un
cover the slightest recollection of any
body lj the name of Krwln. Wc laid
asMe our pen and leaned back in our
editorial chair and mused, and thought
over all the pooplu we had ever known
from childhood's sunny hours up to date,
lour o'clock In the afternoon of the 'J 1st
of December, 1S75. 'Twas useless. No
Krwln inaterallzcd to our mind's eye.
We turned to the Egyptian Prtu and
finding the article "Krwiu vs. Oberly,"
wo read : ,
".Mil, Joiix U.OiiKi(t.Y-DearSir: Your
deliberate and norslstent defamation of
our comity Is sutllelent excuse for this
Wo counted the columns ; one, two,
three, our, iivk columns. "This refuta
tion" occupied live column of the
Press. We threw the paper aMile.
We really could not read "this refuta
tion." Life U too short. Wo liavo or
dered the article to be made luto a scrap
book and directed it to be burled with us.
nnd mavliap, some tinio in the distant
'blue beyond" wc may catch a couple of
weeks to devoto to the reading of "this
refutation." We can't read It now, if we
never find out who Krwiu is.
A Good Deal of Surprise and
Some Little Dissatisfaction
Over the House Com
Briatow'a Ideas on the Distribu
tion of Cloi-kships An Old
Chicago Land Suit
Mr. II. K. Bird, the champion chess
player of Etieland, has arrived in New
The telecranhlu dispatches altered
Springer's name into "Spltger," in re
portlug his anti-third Urin resolution.
The President will dine witli the
New Ktifland Society, of Now York
VT ? X?nm JRC0D A8,or " dty, on Forefathers' Day, and, of course
Astoria In 1812. Mr.iiunv m outvwx '
farm In 1622 to John Cromwell, of Pitts
burg, the half-brother of Judge Freder
ick Dent, the lather of Mrs. Grant, and
he moved on it in 1S23.
TUB WKStT A.VB TUL SJ1IAIBMAS
RlfIPH. The St. Louis Republican of yesterday,
by an analysis of the House committees,
shows that Speaker Kerr leaned
kindly toward the West in the appoint
ment of the chairmanships. Col. Mor
rison of Illinois is chairman of the com
mittee on ways and means. The lead
ing position of tuo committee on Paclllc
railroad goes to Lamar of Mississippi
who, along with a majority of the com
mitee, is la favor of the llolmau resolu
tion against subsides and la favor of a
proper Texas Pacific guaranty bill ; that
of war claims goes to Eden of Illinois;
mm oi Do-omce auu post awards
to Clark ot illtsourl ; that ,'of manufac
tures goes to Stone of Missouri ; Here,
ford of West Virginia Is placed at the
head otthe committee on commerce, with
a body of Intelligent Western aud
Southern men behind him ; Ohio gets
the committee on military affairs for
Banning; Buckncr of Missouri, an able
and Inflexibly honest man, is placed at
the bead of tho District of Columbia
committee ; Knott ot Kentucky, formerly
attomty.gencral of Missouri, is placed at
the head of the Judiciary committee ;
Scales, of North Carolina, is placed at the
head of that on Indian affairs ; Mllllken,
of Keulucky is chairman ot that en pub
lic expenditures; Wblttliorue, of Ten
uessee, is chairman of that on naval
affairs; Jones, of Kentucky, ou railways
and canals ; 111 aad, of Missouri, on mines
and mining; Holman, of Indiana, ou
public buildings una" grounds ; and
walker, of Vlrgluia, on educatlou and
A "MALIOIOl'B PHtJ-KCUTIOX
a "case of malicious prosecution" is
recorueu ty the Snriiitrtlcld Journal
which we make a note ot for the benefit
r newly married mm wlm IllftV fiil In.
cJIued tuv the "usual way" ot slleaclug
uie cnanran pan, ol the relics of
barbarism which still flourishes in many
of the towns aud rural districts of the
West. The parties to the suit are John
M. lewder, of Lowder township, San
gamon county, and Mr. L. it. Smith, the
principal ot the public school at that
point, between Auburn and Waverly.
Mr. Smith was married on the 10th Inst.,
and upon his return from a brief bridal
tour, the young men or Lowder planned
to charivari the happy couple, aud learn
ing of their Intention, Mr. Smith prepared
somewhat to entertain his guests, and
among outer things, had a small
quantity oi liquor, which, after
diluting uutll It could scarcely be recog
nized by a revesae officer, offered
it to Ma guests. For this act Maloney
swore out a warrant before a Justice,
charging Mr. Smith with giving liquor
io a minor, contrary Jo Uiu . statute, and
that geuUemaii was rrUK being com
pelled to close his school rly aad a.
company the officer to Springfield. In.
imucb as an Immediate examination
will mafco a speech.
Courier-Journal: "Jntncs JJirnej', who
has been appointed United Stated Minis
ter at the Hague, is a resident of Hay
City, Michigan, is very wealthy, aud has
figured very prominently In Michigan pol
itics, having been circuit fudge, lieuten
ant governor, etc. He is a sou ot James
G. Blrncy, the anti-slavery agitator, and
a friend of Secretary Chandler."
Col. Morrison, from the Seventeenth
congressional district of Illinois, a hard
mousy Democrat, has been placed at the
head of he committee ou ways aud
means, and k). S. Cox, of New York, also
hard money man, has been given the
chairmanship of the committteu on banks
aud currency. These nre two of the
most . important committees ot the
Among the peoplo prcseut at Moody
and Sankuy's evening meeting in Phlla-
tfeipnta Uhl huutlay ware lrldnt
Grant and wife, ox-Senator CatUll, Gov
Hurtranft, A. Jloilc, Col. Fred Grant
aud wife, Postmaster General Jewell and
wife, ex-Speaker lilalne, Gov. Bedlo, of
New Jersey, Seuator Wallace, Gen. Gar
field, Jadge Buell, commissioner of pat
ents, Gen. H. Patterson, Judge Strong,
and inauy congressmen and Washington
Thompson (or Thomasseu), who was
guilty of the crlins ot plauulng the de
struction of the steamship Mosel, which
failed of its accomplishment lit conse-
nueuee ol the premature explosion of
dynamite on the wharf at Bremen, the
other day, killing between Hay aud sov-
eaty-flve persons, has met at his own
hands the fate which was due from the
law. Before dying, however, he coir
fessed not only his crime and the names
of some of his accomplices, but also that
he was a blockade-runner during our late
nic rimadeipmaioiks presented (e u
Grant with a chair last Saturday. It "I
made of walnut, after the straight-backed
and plain but comfortable stylo of
century ago. In the center of the
back Is set a largo engraviu,
of the art gallery ol the exhibition build
ings, sarmmouatcd by a group showing
line outer structures, iuo pictures are
lam iu sfe wood and covered br irlass
ine top ot tuu oacK is lorinovi vj . ,i.
sign showing tho coat of arms of Petiu
sylvania surmounted by an eagle, and ou
either side a Centennial medal in sllvrr
Is Inlaid, between them being the words,
"virtue, liberty and Indipf ndeaee."
The most beautiful stock of jewelry to
be found in Southern Illinois, Is now
on exhibition and for sale by Under
Brothers. They are prepared to furnish
buyers with any article that may be desir
ed, and warrant satisfaction. They inauu.
jacturcto order watches, clocks, rings,
leckets, aud everything that may be de
sired, and for protleieuey In making fair
work, they stand second to none Iti the
country. Give them a call, and see for
WUrtrtor nutl tiiuiunU.
We offer at reduced rates, best black
1 waterproof, at DO cents.
llKll.llltON A WlilL.
lcclal to the SI t.ouU Times.
Wasiiinoion, D. 0., Dec. -JO. Natur
ally enough tho niiotiiKvment of the
standing committees of tliu House us se
lected by Mr. Kerr, has been tho absorb
ing theme of conversation aud comment
among congressmen nnd others this af
ternoon the more so because in a num
ber of cases tho result has proved very
widely at varlaneo with previous conjec
ture, and a corresponding degreo ot dis
appointment has of necessity ensued. It
is plain, Indeed, that tho appointments
are received with more than ordinary
Tho selection of Mr. Moirliou as chair
man of the ways and means committee
gives great offence to the friends of Wood
and Cox, though for the most part highly
acceptable In Itself to the Western mem
bers. It assures tho ltadlcal leadership
of the Houso to Mr. Kaudall, who has
not been involved lu liny of the squabbles
or at all mixed up lit Uiu scramble for
Tliu organization of the banking mid
currency committee, jyhhciMfo J&s.ijs
Slj'te'erJine'lVrilHou basis and U gun
crallv regarded hero as favorable to tho
National bank Interest, there bulng but
one man ou the committee of pronounced
The Paclllc railroad committee Is or
ganized to work In harmony with the
committee on appropriations, lu opposi
tion to all manner ot subsidies or other
measures looking to the remotest inter
ference with the Interests of the govern
ment's pet road ; while tho committee on
public OllllUlllgs nun groiuius, nas ucen
apparently made up with a view to rig
orous economy and n searching investi
gation Into the transactions or Messrs.
Mullett and Babcock.
The foreign relations committee was
nvtt mil nvnrpsslv to meet the wlshc
ot Secretary riu uuu carry uui mc
tlttllntllllt in nolicv of the State
department, whatever that may be.
Taken as a whole, Mr. Kerr organi
zation of the committees denotes an
adoption of tliu hard money and tree
trade platform, being prolesouiy concil
iatory to certain sections, while partial to
the views of certain other sections of the
country ; exhibiting no inatked degree ot
sa"acity in me ainiiinuni uuu i.-iu.-ai.ii-
tattves raiucr Ol air. iverr man oi mu
party which Mr. Kerr is supposed to rep
resent. .. . ... ,
There Is a report that r crnanuo oou
will decline to serve, but iu a conver
sation with that gentleman he emphati
cally declines any expression ot opinion
ou the subject. There Is no doubt that
he feels mucli irritated at me manner in
which he has lieen ovcrsiaugncd. it is
considered a little remarkable that Mr.
Stnnp. ot Missouri, who was one ot sir.
Kerr s most active opponents in tue can
vass for tho speakership khould lis hon
ored with two chairmanships besides the
second nlace ou the railway and canal
There was a much larger attendance of
members to-dav than was expected. ow
lii!; to the holiday adjournment being
tlxed for to-day. and that the only busl
ness Is listening to announcements from
tliu uneaker. The journal of Friday hav
ing been read, and some executive com
munications being laid before the house.
the speaker announced the standing
commltlecs. These are us lollows :
Klectlons Messrs. Harris ol Virginia,
Thompson, uiackburu, Jiccue, House
DeBolt. Ponplctou. Hoar, Wells of Mis
slssippi, Baker of Indiana ami Brown of
Wave and Means Messrs. Morrison.
Wood, Hancock, Thomas, Hill, Cliapiu,
Tucker, Blaine, KeRey, Garfield and Bur-
Military Affairs Messrs. Banuliiir,
Glover, Williams of Michigan, Terry,
Cook, Hellly ot Pennsylvania, Harden
hurt;, McDougall, Thoriiburgh, Hurlbut,
Commerce Messrs. Hereford, Hard,
Durand, Bengali, Piper, Kehr, Pierce,
e ton. iiuuter. koss ot rcunsyivaiiia
Post-olUccs aud uost-roads Messrs
Clark of Missouri. Wuddell. Luttrell
AlmwariW of Iowa, alker ol New
1 ork. Aleilnlion, Sleinona. Cnmioit. Ull
ler. kstowell, Wallace of South Carolina
Si I . .. 1I.D,M It..,..,.. X'. ... 1 t.n
of Kentucky. Jtobbius ot North Carolina
far box, uociirane, raunp oi .Missouri,
'ratt, ISass. iirauiey, nasson.
War Jlaims Messrs. i-.ueu, jiiiiiKen,
Warren, Cabell, Kills, New, Caldwell,
Congers, Smith ot Pennsylvania, Wilson
of Iowa, and lhtsklns.
Appropriations jiessrs. i.auuan, noi-
man, wens oi .Missouri, aikiii, Hamil
ton of New Jersey. Blount, Singleton,
Wheeler, Hale, Foster and Waldron.
itanklntr and currency. aiessrs. ;ox,
Payne, Goodc. Gibson, Kaymoud, Bur
chard, Wlke, Townsciid, of Pcnsylvaula;
Kassmi, r.auis, liuuoeii.
I'aciuc isaiirroftd. nessrs. i.amar, At
kins, Luttrell, Walker of Virginia;
Lynde.Throekmortou, Thomas ot Mary
land; Phillips, olMlsssourl; Garfield,
hasson. riutf.U'Neiii, uiair.
Judiciary. -Messrs. iiioit,Hiititon,.siie,
l.yiuic, i.oru.iiiirii.u.iuiiieK, -Mcuicery,
Lawrence, Frye, Starkweather.
Public Lands. Messrs. Sayler, Goodln.
Fuller, McFarlaud. Walling, Gause,
Lane, Hathorii, McDlll. Morry, Crounsc.
Foreign Affairs. Messrs. Swaun,
l aulkner. Hanks, llaniiitn, fctv. iianil
ton, Indiana: Springer. Forney, Monroe,
imams, Wisconsin; rnckcr.
Naval Affairs Messrs. Whltthorue
Lewis, Mills, Jones of New Hampshire,
Willis, Williams of Delaware. Itobbius
of Pennsylvania, Burleigh, Harris of
Massauliusutts Hayes aud Danlord.
ltevlsioii of Laws Messrs. Durham,
Soutbaid. Bell, Metcalfe, Teen. Doug
la, Sparks, Crapo, DciiuUoii, Oliver ami
hducutlon and Labor M waiur
ol vnKwu. i.amar, Faulkner, Cutler,
Slinger, Clarke of Missouri, Springer,
Hoar, Magooti of Wisconsin, White nnd
District of Columbia Messrs Buckntr,
Neal, Phelps, Cute, Hartridge, Hinkle.
Stevenson, McCreery, Willard, llendee
mid Phllllisof Kansas.
Public Buildings and Grounds Messrs.
Holman. Wells uf MWourl, Harrison,
Cook, Hewitt ol New York, Walsh,
Young. Williams of Michigan, Wood
worth, Plalsted and Kimball.
Patents Messrs. Vance, Batfby, Jr.,
Douglass, Landers, Hartel), Clarke of
New York. Smith of Georgia, Couger,
Dobbins, Sampson and Hoge.
Invalid Peiulons Messrs. Jenks,
Bagby of Illinois, Wilson or West Vir
ginia, Bliss, Hewitt of Alabama, Rice.
Yates, Bust, Scnclckson, Purmau and
Kevohitloanry Pensions Messrs. Hun
ter, Bland or Missouri, Phelps, Clarke
of Kentucky, Htird. Davis. Schutnacker,
jowuseuuoi .iew i ora, iiouoiiis, iien
dersou aud Williams of New York.
Indian Affairs Messrs. Scales, Wll
shire, Boone, sparks, Hooker, Morgan'
I.ane, Soeley, I'age, Van Voorhces.
Weights and Measures Messrs. Steph-
euoi uvorgiu u urieii, t'otter, Sayler,
Parson of New York, Malst of WIscohsIii,
Chittenden, Ueiley and Tufts.
Territories-Messrs. Southard, Cald
well, Mtitchler.Fraukllu, Meade, Culber
iou, Wlggentoi, Fort, Alackey, Bagley
of New York, mil Patterson. '
Agriculture-Messrs. Caldwull, Harris,
of (Icoreli. Mnt. Davis. Ilea. Uomltn.
Auderson. Smlti of Pennsylvania, Husk, , .
Van Voorhees aid Smalls. IH1 Beet,
Mines nnd Mlitng Messrs. Bland, Tur- Butter,
ucy, uuriiam, Potter, Udell, Uibsun,
Campbell, Kvats, Woodburu, Caswell
Prlvalo Laud (lalms Messrs. Guater,
Buckncr, Pa's n', CMnndlcr, Levy, Ains
worth, Ketchim, Joyce, Cannon nnd
Public Kxpeiull uies Messrs. Mllllken,
Hatcher, Perry, (owan, Dlbrell, James,
Hollly, Camplicl of Illinois, Whiting,
Norton, Wood ol Pennsylvania, Haral
son. Hallways and duals Messrs, Jones of
Kentucky. Stone, Savage, Meade, Schlei
cher, Muckcy of hmiiaylvauta, Landers,
Davis, Henderson. Frost and Hoge.
Mississippi Lvees. Messrs. Kills,
Hatcher, Walshlrr, Mooucy, Roberts,
Young, Sheakley Dunuel, Whiting,
Morey and Wnlaccol' Pennsylvania. ,
Helorm lu civil strviee. Messrs. White
house. Brown of Kentucky, Throckmor
ton, Payne, Collins, Dc Bolt, Cutler,
iiurioct, Harris ot .Massacliusetts, roster
Manufacturers. Messrs. Stone. Dib-
brel; Boss of New Jersey, Williams of
Alaiiama, Hopkins, Money, utirciiaru,
Furwell, llallou or ltliode Island, Wll
Hams of New York and llvmaii.
itos ot reniisvivama. uarrai. uroinue
KxtK'iiditures ou Public Bsildtugs
Messrs. Metcalfe. Wilson of West Vir
ginia, Bagley, Pratt aud Townsciid of
New oi K.
Kxuendlturcs In Navv Department-
Messrs. Ilcebc. Jlllls. hlieakley, HiirleU'li
and Baker of New York.
Kxpeuditurcs iu State Department
Messrs. Springer, Thompson, Caldwell,
Wallace and Leavenworth.
Expenditures lu Treasury Denaruient
Messrs. Kly, Bright, llartzell, Williams
ot ilichlgau and Plalsted.
Accounts Messrs, Williams of Indi
ana. Roberts, Powell. Uaskiu and Fort.
Kxpeuditurcs lu war Department
Messrs. Clymer, Bobbins of North Caro
lina, Blnckburn of Kansas and Danford.
Kxpundltures In Postotllee Department
Messrs. Stone, iteaeau. Walker of New
York. Stowcll and Adams.
Expenditures in Interior Department
Messrs. Mutchler. Boone. Anderson,
Woodworm aud Tuns.
Expenditures iu Department of Jus
ticeMessrs. Caullleld, Candler, Houso,
Starkweather and Jovce.
Mileage Mersrs. Lgbcrt, Bradlord,
Odcll, Caswell aud w alls.
muting Messrs, aucc, singleton
i ml Ballon.
Committee of Rules The Speaker aud
Xli.cer U.iiwlfill Ciiv ltluliu, ullll It'llltfS.
Enrolled Bills-Messrs. Harris of KTHE HUIJ.KTIN is imfclishnl every morning
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ueuiiu, iiuiiiuiwil ui iiiuiaiiA, .uu a ui-
IS TIIX '
FANCY GROCERY AND TOY LINE,
W. l RBIMTOIa
Just rocelved and for sale a nice variety
of edibles, toys, etc., consisting lu part of
Saws and Burks,
Which please examine and price before
" v -uuwiiere.
1-MG-lw. W. L. Buutoi.,
No. Eighth street.
The HliUky Bin; aud Mrnnt.
The pcoplu of Cairo engaged yesterday
lu considerable discussion of the lato turn
of alfalrs iu the whisky ring. Some were
loud iu tho opinion that since Grant has
concluded to stand by Babcock, Innocent
or guilty, Muun would stand a good
chance to escaie also. Others expressed
it contrary opinion, but all were alike
agreed that Burger's is the place to go to
uuy cueap nouuay presents, beautiful
scarfx, neck-ties aud ribbons, and the best
of gloves for ladies and children, and kid
gloves at most temptingly low prices.
A series ot four lectures are yet to be
given under the auspices of the Library
Association, at follows:
Doc. asth Dr. Horace Wardner ;
Jan. 4th Dr. O. O. Parker.
GOOD HEWS I SMOKERS!
N. O. Syrup,
N. O. Molasses,
London Layer "
Vlftean vears reo you could aat as rood a Clrar aa you would wlih to smoke for
TIVK Oonta, and Everybody smoked them. Durlnir the war void want up toUOO,
and OlsarH went up acaordlutrly. Gold haa xone baak, but Ojaara aaam to hold
tneirowu. wnyii tuiar iiibowidk, i uiu , i i. wniuw goal oi
tuannfaotuie In akllled Intxir and Qovnrnnient tax, but to a. a till (creator extent, to
ruUieUIOUH rueniouor rseliua anuninun lucnu ium "vo cut vinan
THE DAILY BULLETIN.
Library Messrs. Clymer, w addell and
Select Committee on Centennial Cele
brationMessrs. Hoaklns. Hancock,
Barnum, Banks, Harrison, O'Brien,
Williams of North Carolina. Harden-
be Til, Kelly, Blaine, Lawrence, Baker of
New ion;, and Kainer.
Immediately after tho announcement
of the committees the Houso adjourned
until Wednesday, tliu otn ol January.
(except Monday) la the Ilullvtln building;, cor
ner Waalnnsteu avenue and TwtMli itrret.
Tiik IIcllktim Is eervrd to city suUtcribvri bj
faltlirul carrifrsatTwfntr.',lTe Cent a VA
pavabte weekly. By Mail, (in advance) , S10r
annunii six months, IS; three uioatiis, S3; one
moiiUi, II a.
I'or the Weekly Bulletin.
Persons wiahlug advertisements or lo
cal notices inserted in the Weekly Buu.k-
ti.v, tliould hand lu the copy by Tues
day noon, of each week.
IIo Tweed Found Dead.
Tho New York Herald of the lUlli
makes no mention of this, but the Cairo
Bt'i.i.v.TiN docs mention the fact that
Hellbron & Well Is tho cheapest place lu
the city to get your Holiday goods.
lludnut's Grits, (line) $1 50
" " (coarse 4 50
Hominy 4 20
New Orleans Sugar "J 840J
New Orleans Molasses 50&C8
C. M. HowK& Bito.,
12-15-tf KM Ohio Levee, Cairo.
I.udlea' Citbainierc Wnipiiern nnd
w imvn on hiiml -.nnd well se-
.iock of wrunners, suits of the
very best styles, nnd guaranteed equal to
any goods in the country at double the
money. No one uestriug to purcuase
Christmas presents should lall to examine
our Drlces. Call early to avoid the
crowd. HniuutoNifc Wkii..
A Flue Ntork.
Wm. Elilers desires to inform his pat
rons and tho public generally, that he has
now on hand a large stock of French aud
German Calf, Kip mid Morocco, and is
prepared to manufacture, for store and
office wear, the tluust of Morocco or Calf
Sklu Shoes or Boots ; mid for farmers,
draymen and out-door wear generally, his
French Kip stands above anything ever
otfercd iu this market. His Lasts arc of
the latest styles, and he can L'uarantco a
tit ami emulation to all ins patrons.
As usual, Phil Suup, the king of Cairo
confectioners, has come to the front rank
with the largest and best stock of toys
and candies ever brought to tho city.
For two weeks, ho has been at work
night nud day, arranging the present
and good things which have been arrW'
iu' dally iu larue quantities, and he Is
now prepared to furnish parents with
presents aud sweetmeats for their little
ones suitable for Chlsttnas .prMniiu, at
tl. -crv lou'Ht nrlccs. Ills StOCK 01
French and American candies is line
dualled lu Southern Illinois, nnd his
stock of toys Is unusually large, and of
tbo best and strongest make. No one
Miould buy before Inspecting his store,
where they will bo sure to find what they
Tlio FnaliloNitble Color.
Black continues to be the stylish color,
aud many ladles of timiuesttoued good
taste have adopted It as their standard
wear. Thero Is no doubt that a good
black silk dress Is tho very best Invest
ment that uuy lady can make. Any lady
who wishes to inuko such an Investment
should call at once ou J. Burger & Co.,
who have an excellent assortment 'of
black silks which they are ollcrlng as low
as the samo goods can be bought to-day
iu New York city. Ladles uro invited to
call and see for themselves,
THE WEEKLY BULLETIN.
FiiLlli.'jtU every Thursday morning at II 2fi
H': auoum, invariably In advance. 1 be pontage
ou the Weekly will be prepaid at tail oUce, 10
that subtcribera will otuin fur a subscription
riee of II a yeiir.
make the UT celebrated
... .....-...-. i. iit.. iitp nf n.itinti.il Mirhliierr are enahlml til mite
i me iii.iiiiib, iwi. """.t ...
. ,,r iu,i ivai-tiMi tier cem teas man timer .iiniiniuir i uiixiuii. vi
filial iiuitllly. Him Jiving IhelraKenU all opportunity lu upply iiiiokera with a superior lu cent
Ulgar ror reuuj we u rw" -
WAmxTED nmi mi uuu filled mi m nvc cents
Tbf nuiDifi4rtiirrn-'otfniinC lh fct Hut Uu nujority orriukrtrcfrr in -buy tluir tif
)IHI1 UI IHstlllllK lliaiuilti Uliinfi ws hit ii -
exiieiiiei. and Seep up the iiuallty f the t lKr, for the mutual aavanUKr ol nuiiiti nre, lue con.
tbay nenl them, have adopted
lieen the rule, by ulllnx a .lunl
lly appolntliiK a tiUKie ageuc
Ian of rmnrliiK the malorlty, luilra.l otthe mlaorltv ( liae
,.l(Kr ai uie aauiv ibiv mm ii,,-, 11:11, uiu , ,i m . - ...
Ill aclly, Ihry uoncenlraU tblr IhiiIumi, reduce Ibelr loitee aait
lllllr., H.I ll.iraa.,
a Trial and b Oonvincad.
Sole Agents. Cairo, Pis.
Read! Read! Read!
HEILBRQN It WEIL
Have Boducod thoir Entiro Stock in both their Stores, Consisting of
DRY-GOODS and CLOTHING,
To a rale never before offered In lM city. Six-rial allrnlion It ralle.1 to our Clothing lleuarUuent,
Miinr jolt ran h'I a gnoii unity
SUIT FOR $6 AND UPWARDS.
IX m'JAHD BCW OVERCOATS WE CiH'I BS BEAT IK PRICE: 0& QUALITIES.
ALSO IN FURNISHING GOODS !
In our lryioot Iteparlment weallllglte
A PRESENT OF TEN YARDS OF THE BEST CALICO
. To ever body who buya to theammiut of leten ilollart.
ty(!le ui a trial anil we will convince you that we mean wkat we lay VS
IT PAYS TO TRADE AT
142 & 144 Comm
F. AC. STOGFLETH,
Importer and Wholetalri Dealer In
,..i-v i.nnti, per unnum, K 00
Ouv iquare, one nwrUon i CO
One aiUare, two inecrtlona - I M
One Biuarc, oue week t M
One Eijuure, two Wreka 'i W
Wines and Liquors,
62 OHIO LEVEE, - - CAIRO, ILL.
Ksops a full stock of -K.oxxtviol.y
Monongahela.Rye and Robinson County
One aiuare, three week,. 4 00
Ouv sipue, ouu month, 6 00
One square, one lntertian -..SI 00
Kacli auliaequeut Initrtlon,. W
O0nc Inch la a square,
0To reRulur aclTertlsers we offer superior In
ducements, both aa to rate ol diaries and man-
ner of displaying their favors.
Ocmmunlcatlons upou subjocta of san-
ral InUrost to tba publlo lollolted.
tJ-AII Ilusiness letters should be addressed to
'lro Biillottw t'omiiany.
J The Gamble Wagon
JOHN P. GAMBLE.,
THE HIT aad OKZAPUT WJQOJf MAX
MANUFACTORY, OHIO LBVBX
Near Tbtrth-Fourth BtrMt
M. IKIIWl CllUUt,.,l.l,
of the Cairo Jioaid ot
rpilK liiilf of a brick houkv, contalnlnK four
j.rooiiH, corner r iiiiinin mv wruurairevi,
Corrected daily by K
Flour, accordlutf to f rade..
Corn, mixed, aacked
Com, white, sacked.....
llraii, ier ton ..
Ileal, steam dried ..
llutler, choice Norlhrru
llulli r, choice Houlheru IlliaaJa.
Kkksi er dozen ...,
Chickens, per dozen -
Turkeys, er dozen
Applea, choice, per barrel
Apples, common, per barrel.....
1'olutovn, ier barrel -
Ouions, per barrel
aA wj4 W
-. munio i hi
. s 0WaV
. U (10
FRENCH BRANDIES, HOLLAND GIN,
KELLY ISLAND AND-CALIFORNIA WINES.
ashionable Boots and Shoes
Wa.blniitou avc, between Dili and 10th SI a
A Vit aiuarant dor Wu Stale.
A Kewoallory r Faablosi, Pltaaara
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