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mMMUac Mailer Evtry !.
JOXXfX. OUU.T, Sdltor.
Ttie Cairo ind St. T.ouls railroad com
nuy with to tisc the new levee tor a road
btd, tad Mr. JuJd, one of the lawyer of
tho company, asertetl, the oilier day at
Sirburtield, that the matter had lieeti ar
ranged. With whom? Not with the city
rouacll,aiid yet with the city council only
can uch an arramrement he mailt. " Hli
whom? We do not know, ami to make
Innvirv would umbaulv IViUlt lit 110
giiod. Hut whoever ha mail.' tlioar
raujreidcntt to.itctl of by Mr. Judd, has
done the oily a ffrcat InJtMlre. Wc know
how uncertain In tho reliance we may
pUt atoa in? corporation that pub
lishes Us determination to protect the
city from the flood? of the river. The
Illinois Central rcfued to do so, the
Cairo and St. I.ouls road failed to do so,
and the Cairo City Property ncrts
that it It under no obligation to do so.
It would be wise, then, In the city to
keep aloot frota all entangling levee al
liances with railroad companies tho
Trustees or any company or person.
THE riTISEJVN' AMMOl'l ATIO.V.
The Jtuniat-Arciiui calls to the attention
of tUCltiMn' Association of Cairo, the
rery important fact that It might do some
good in forwarding the attempt now be
ing made to secure an appropriation
from Congress to Improve the river at
this city. This is n fact, hut we have lit
tle hope of the Association. The break
ing of Uie levee broke the Association-
wiped it out. Instead of taking liolu of
the matter, and discussing the question :
"Who Is to blaino, and what should le
done?" it quietly folded Its tent anil stole
out oi existence. That the Trustees of
the Property were to blame had tccn
caarged, and one or the Trustees was a
member of the Association. To
Jlk.t. j tit mcttAiitlliUlf v nf Dm True.
tees would he to tramp upon lilsl
toei. and to tramp on his toes
before his face no Association man had
the moral courage. And thcrctore, at the
very time w hen tho tint subject of real
importance to the city, va presented,
the Association laid down very quietly
and died. This was not as it should hare
been. This levee matter ought to have
been taken up by the Association and
discussed, whether Col. Taylor had ob
jection to or favored siiui discussion.
But we are sure Col. Taylor would not
liave objected. On the contrary, lie
would, no doubt, have been pleased with
the opportunity such a discussion would
have offered him to prove the many wild
assertions made by thoughtless and pre
judiced men against the Trustees alto
gether foundatioaless. But in any event,
the Association bad a splendid opportuni
ty to distinguish Itself, and did not
However, one failure is not flat failure,
and It may be well to get the Asiociatlon
n its pins again, and make it work.
What does Dr. Smith say
WAB IT A GKAVE INTAKE T
The Oautte says: "We cannot (lis
i uls t the thought that Mr. Olierly made
a grave mistake In causiug our City
Council to represent to Congress that a
large appropriation of money is needed
for the improvement ot the Mississippi
river near Cairo, because, among other
things, the expenditure of such a .sum
'would make permanent the levees
around Cairo, aad thus save from de
struction a large amount of private prop
erty.'" We do not agree with the Ga
ititt, and have no doubt the public will
UOt fall to preorWtt lfct the reason gtven
by enr friend "over the way' for his be
lief are not very forcible. It will not do
to say, that If the Memorial did not set
forth the fact that the propo-ed
improvement of the Mississippi at this
city would furnish to our levees inci
dental protection from the eroding cur
rents of the river, "the suspicious chaps
of the Xew England States1' would never
find it out. They have a way of lludliig
out many things, and we have been made
aware ot the fact that there are people near
this river-threatened city who take a great
pleasure in telling other people that the
proposed Improvement will protect Cairo,
and ought not therefore to be made. To
attempt to conceal anything would lie fu
tile, and would be a very great mistake
indeed. Candor In this matter Is wis
dom. The telling of the truth, the whole
truth and nothing but the truth is the
The Memorial states, that the continu
ally shifting channel has, during a year
past, been pouring lu almost Irreslst.
ible current upon the Illinois shore,
destroying the levees that surround
Cairo and actually endangering the city
that the proposed improvement, neces
sary to be made In the interest of com
merce and to make safer the navigation
of the river, will also make secure the
Cairo levees and remove the daugcr
constantly threatening us. This should
not be &ald, we are told. Such a declara
tion will, we are wanted, endanger the
success ot the appropriation Uiat Is being
solicited. Wc cannot understand whv
this will be so. Wc say to Congress
"Tha Improvement U necessary iu the
interest or commerce ami the ccncral
wrahare ; and more than this, ltlll make
secure a city uow endangered." Arc
Congressmen made of such ttutr, that
when told an improvement Congress U
asked to make Is necccssary for certain
(ueral reasons, they will say : "We
agree;" but when they arc told: "It Is
secessary for certain general reasons
and will If made tare- a city from de
iracuou, tney will say: "Atil you
have said too much. You have tcidus
what we could not help but know, being
lawiUfeut men, but icau you have
the candor to say so, we protest?" It
Confraataaat! are such fellows tht-y sre
batter BUad for luaatle asylums than u
Tha part ot the Memorial objected to
y Mr, JUrralMs, lu our opinion, Its best
feature. Wa aay to Congress substan
tially: Wcs protect Cairo trout over-
ilow. V ak nobody to ImlM loviv for
u. Wo can hulld them ourselves. Out we
do ak Consrcs to make detlnito the
channel at this place, so that after wc
have made our levees they will not he
washed down by the shifting channel
which we dure not touch to throw lt
currents away from our very doors. Wo
aru compelled to oluerve the river wah
lug down ourlcvces, and must remain In
active. The government hasald: "I
only shall dare to go into tho channel of
any navigable l renin:" and, Iherclo're,
although the currents of the channel of
the Mlilppl actually threaten to des
troy Cairo, wo cannot do anything to
ward away the danger. The government
only can do so, and therefore the govern
ment Oitmld do so.
I) u.i., Tkjcas .Ian. 2. tTl.
A ploaaut ride by rail of eight hours
from Kockdalc, through some beautiful
pralrlo country, brought n? to
too late to sec much of the town that
night, so wc were driven to our hotel
the Han Jacinto, through n cold mlly
rain. Arrived there, we asked to be
shown to our room and to have n lire
lighted. Imagine our surprise, at seeing
in thl magnificent new three tory hrlck
hotel, In an eight by ten feet rnnui, a lire
place two feet wide by three feet high.
It wa not a grate, It wa no old fash
ioned tiro place and It wa the Intention
to burn wood In it. It must have been
an old resident who built this house, lor
in addition to tho tire place, which smoked
consiuerauiy, mere wa not a hell or
speaking tube In the building, and w:
were compelled to go to a public trough
In a wash room to remove the stains and
dirt of travel. However the bed wa ;
good one, fare passable and charge rcas
onablc, so I'll not complain. He had a
right to be a httmlcd years behind the
times in the construction of his house If
he wanted to. '1 Ills city is the present
western terminus of the Texas and Pa
cific railway, and at Its crossing of the
Houston and Te.a Central railway;
transacted here is something tin
tncno, everything goes with a rush.
There are stores tho stocks iu which
would not suffer by comparison with
thoe lu cities ot four times tho tl.o of
this one. They have one lino of street
railway in successful operation and an
other building. New buildings are go
ing up every day. An elegant new hotel
the Lamar House liu ju-t been com
pleted, being the third hotel erected In
two years, and each eclipsing its prede
cessor lu cost and style. Three
are in full blast, and the check of some of
the duffers who advertise themselves as
actors and try to gull a long suffering
public into believing It by appearing on
the stage and murdering the Queen's En
glish, is truly amazing.
LAWYER AXI IKK-IOUS
good, bad, and Indifferent, have overrun
the town, and arc having a lwni lime of
it. The town U tiVeouraglnKly healthy.
and women o scarce a to make the
lucky possessor nf a wife shun divorce
courts. It Is said that an accident oc
currsd at the depot the other day, and In
less than hall an hour twenty-wen doc
tors had put iu an appearance, each and
every one willing and anxious to do
something to relievo the poor sullcrcr,
and the man didn't look as though he
would pan out much wealth to reward
their solicitude cither. Throe fourths
of all the
In Texas come to lnlla. Tliev have heard
of this vilaeo It the v do not know the
name or another town in the State. This
is the result of stead y.pcriUtent advertis
ing ; "blowing" I call It. Two years ago
the people organized a ort of a commit
tee which Included all the editors, law
yers, doctors and other professional men
hi the surroundlii'' counties, and sent
them to tho older Southern .States where
they preached a new crusade. Thev
might have taken lor their text "Great I
Dallas, aud Immigrants are her profit."
because so long as Immigrants arrive j
freely everything goes swimmingly by.
The result was that people began coining
In such numbers that It threatened to de
populate some of the older States Ten
nessee, Georgia especially, and some of j
the papers sent out correspondent to
write letters home depreciating this coun
try, but It did no good. Many of the Im
migrants had barely cuongh money to
bring them to this new Eldorado, w here
corn bread grew on bushes and roasted
hogs walked about waiting to be gathered
In and eaten. Bitterly did they repent of
their folly in coming to n new country at
the beginning ot winter, without funds
sufficient to see them though it, but there
was no help for It uow, and as work wa-
scarce, and many of them would not have
worked If they could have gotten it. noth
ing was left but to subsist upon the elwi
Uv of the resident population. So grcvl
ous did this burden become that the citi
zens finally organized a score of soup,
houss for the feeding or the humgry
horde which they had precipitated upon
AXI MILL niKV COIL.
The rush this winter has been a ;;reat
If not greater than lat, its many as
eight hundred have arrived on a single
train ot the Texas and Pacific railway.
They, however, seem to bo Iw.tter pro
Ued wllli funds than their predeccsiot.
Almost every family has trom two to
seven dogt In Its retinue, and by some
queer oversight the constitutional con
ventlon, recently adjourned, failed to
make any provision for tho extermination
of them. This may swill a small matter
but when we come to consider tho con
dltlou or affairs hi Teniiesee brought
Tin: ion nuisaxci:,
where they are talking or
nr.ri'DUTiso tiieiii tati:
debt; and when in some ot the counties
proiH-rty has steadily depreciated In value
tor the last ten years, and tho sheep rais
ing industry has ceased, huge woolen
mllU Maud Idle for lack of material to
keepthein running, the question l'o "incs
a serious mailer. Some of the counties
in Tennessee have more dogs tllan
people, anil alter having brought about
the above described stale of a Hairs at
home, these people arc emigrating be
cause times are dull, and arc taking their
curse with them.
l a largo State, and It will take a long
llnic to overrun It, nnd the ranehcros are
not at all squeamWh about taking a hand
lu nutters when occasion seems In war
rant their doing so; lielili, the unwrit
ten law of the Stntc Is Mem and Implaca
ble as tho old Mosaic law. It lTi life for a
lite a dog's life for a sheep's and It U
enforced every time. The owner of tho
offending dog usually knows when he U
well off, and does not Interfere. It would
not Ik healthy to do so. A good dog Is
a good, familiar creature, as Shakespeare
says but when It conies to toting
around the country such mean, mangy.
lank, discouraged looking mnngreN, that
never had a good square meal, and lool
a though they never expected to,
thoc people do, 1 protest, and call upon
the powers that ho to promulgate at once
a stringent dog law, taxing all dogs one
thousand dollars each, and making It
a penal offense to krrp more than one
In a family. Hut to
HKTAWAY FKOM Ol'l! ItfTTOX.
after their arrival here the immigrant
usually spend u lew days here when they
scatter to different parts of the country,
most of them going west between here
and Fort Worth, distance forty miles.
It is a plendid appearing county to me,
but as I am only an amateur farmer, per
haps too much reliance should not be
placed on my judgment. They harvested
an immense crop of wheat this season,
hut as this is comparatively a hew de
pat ture, it remains to be seen whether
the last was not an cceeptlonal year. All
of Texas Is
KflMKCT TO MiVKIll. DI'.Ol'llls,
and during one of these I have seen Im
mense cracks in tho earth three and live
feet wide. ThN, however, was near the
IJtyos river. The soil in the vicinity of
Dallas more tenacious ami lias better
adhcslrc qualities; anyhow, it adheres to
your boots with a fervor that would pro
voke anything but a blessing from an av
erage mail. During tin1
which is the Winter, the whole of North
em Texas beco nes o.'ic Immense hoot
jack, nnd It wili tax -Ix good mules to
their utmost to haul an empty wagon
over the same ground that four would
haul It loaded in dry weather.
It Is proposed to extend the line of tho
Texas nnd Pacific railroad to Fort Worth
at once. It remains tji be seen whether
In that event
IMI.I.1S WII.I.XOT xriiMtiK
into a mere railway station so many
other pretentious Western towns liavo
done before it. The mcichaut here
claim that they derive most of their trade
from the North and Ka-t, aud that the
proposed o.xton'iou slll not affect them.
wlileh l doubt. One of the prominent
cltlens of Dallas IsGener.il Alfred Watt,
with whom your correspondent arrived
here four years ago.
wmiorr a xicht.l
in our pockets, and signals of distress
fluttering In the rear, having walked
from about a hundred miles west of Fort
Worth, where wc had been engaged with
the surveying corps of the Houston ami
Pacific railway, and which had been
de.-erted by tho contractors, when they
so suddenly quit work, without notify
ing us. Wo remained at our camp as long
as our provisions held out, and when
starved out, hoping against hope, we bo-
gan our march for Dallas, subslstliir
on the stray pigs or .sheep we captured.
and shivering the long nights through
by our camp tire in hourly fear or an
avenging Nemesis, in the shape of some
ranchero, who never came. We w ere a
sorry looking lot oftramps when we ar
rived at Dallas on Christmas day. aud
wandered around the streets watchinc
the gaily dressed throngs as they joyfully
wished each other a merry Christmas, or
glaring with hungry eyes Into the well
filled restaurant windows, fly chance
wc met a trieud from whom we borrowed
enough money for our most pressing ne
cessities which were -oniethlng to cat
and wear. It takes such an experience
once lu a while to make a man appreci
ate what it 1 to always have enough to
eat and a warm place to sleep. We had
a merry time of It this Christmas and
nr.MrKns o wixi:,
"standing, and in silence," to
the recollections of our mem
orable tramp. Tho foundation of Gen
eral Watt's fortune, was a piece of scrip
calling for one hundred nnd sixty acres
of land, for which lie had given a worn
out mustang, and which he had vainly
tried to barter for something to eat four
years ago. AppearaiK.es were against
us; everybody eyed u- with suspicion
aud distrust, aud declined our collateral.
Shortly afterward lie made some inquiry
as to the location of Ids laud and found
that it lay just
ix iin: -I'ltt'iins
of Dallas, then a small, but growing city,,
and ready to le laid out into lots and
-old at handsome prices, mid It l now
being rapidly covered with neat cottages.
He lei. since regularly engaged iu the
real estate bit slncss, nnd has been very
suece sslul, but will never forget our re
treat trom Camp Tiinlty to Dallas In the
ear '72. .Ia-itii.
A An. I 1 .Jl II 11 ill-)'.
It liuow conceded that Mrs. Colewnn
the lumcJrcn, .No. li Fourth street, t.c
tweeu Wjihlnun .V Comincrciilavomic,
his one of thebtM conducted laundry t.
talillsuintutj m the city, ad UndtonW of
hotel and boarding uoil'cs ilnd It to
ilitlr aihauuse to call upon her.
Her prices are as follows. Until and
bosrdlbg-house wa'blug, ".' ctnu per
dozen, t-'oi piece work prices ore
as lollowti Mnsle .dirt and col
Ur, 10c; per dozen ?o; socks f.e; two eol
ur, be; two hsiidkcrchlefs, &cj vests UOcj
and all gentlemen' wt.lr, Mc. tier
dozen. Indies' plain calico dns ,'iV:
willeo dresses with extra trimmings, We
white dresses, $1 IV; ladi,-,' undmvnro
line and coarse, SI (iO per dozen.
'flip Uitliroel. ".Voile" IImkIiich Abnil-
ilfliietl-Anne' 'lmrcc-M Auiiliisl Svv
vetnry llelkiini-(.rniit im -juUp
S'nrp r the lliiliiu Mlillcr.
liec!al to Hie si t-oitls Time 1
WasHIIXiiiox. .l:in. 10. Tho eflorl of.
General Habcock aud his fi'loud to se
cure a nolle prosrqui Invo failed, the pre.-
liieiu. uciieviug inai H 'iuiiui ui! uiu Wl
policy under all the crcunistances, to go
inrougii with mo loin, ni ti trial, it fs
believed, however, oi good niilhorltv,
that the prosecution w.ll bo so conducted
as to Insure llabrock'sacquittnl aud tho
suppression or nit ovn 'uro union would
tend to Implicate h's superiors. This
the talk here, Of con "o, you know In
St. I.onls how little lu 'lllcatlon there is
CIIAWIl'.s AlHIVSI .SIC.UTAUV hW.KXAl'.
George A. Amies, 'vho is now pur
suing the proles-Ion of a claim agent In
this city, will shortl proler charges
against Secretary llclkiap, If lie can git
a hearing, and If not will endeavor to
havo congressional nctbn taken tixuihi
oao. The lollowlni; 1 a synopsis :
I. That W. W. lteknap did borrow
money to pay his xrmal expense, and
debts at the time he a made Secretary
of War, not owning any ical c-late in
this city or anywhet' else at that time,
but Is now (lie owner of over SlO.tXiO lu
real estate, stocks, b'lids, vc nnd liWng
at an oxpeii'c orovirslO,(HH) n year upon
a salary ofSS.OOO.
That W. W.lh lknaii did oau-e ap
plications for 'ost-tradorshlps to be
made to a coi la'i party In Washington
City, who had hem appointed for cer
II. That W. Vt . Itelknap received an
amount of moey for ulvlng out contracts
for headstone for soldiers' graves.
4. That I' received money, or if
value, lor gl'-ng subordinate position? in
tlio goverun 'Ut departments.
. That I' wrote letters and niaile
statements r members and Senators lu
Congress, slilcli he knew to be false,
tending to lisgraco the character ot a
young olll -r, whose reputation Is unim
peachable tl. That ho employs one or more pri
vate scrvut's. falsely reported their du
ties. uan" ANtmn: ux-solkiku-.
'AiitG'.ox. .Ian. ". Aftcrllcpro-on-tativc
Fort and Cji-sou had been sere
naded last night for the Interest taken by
them for the Union soldiers In
the hestwal of olllcrs and emolu
ments, as ixpres-ed in the resolutions ot
fered by tlicm In tho Ilon-e of Kepre
sentathes. those comiirlsjntf the nroces.
slmi proceeded to the Wldtu House and a
committee informed the president of their
o'tject. He appeared on tho front por
tico amid cheers, and 'ali he was very
iau io uieei iiieiu aim gave ineiii me
as-urancetlial his heart lx-at lu sym
patliy Willi theirs ami tblt ho would do
all lil his power for Thiol soldiers. Sev
eral of those who lost thdr plao-s under
the recent nnranlzitioi) of the llouo
have been provided with offices ami
others will be cared for Ik the same way.
CHARTERED MARCH 21, 1S69
CITY NATIONAL BANK, CAIRO
A It SAKFOItll. fn-ldrnl
S S TAVf.OU, V!r 1'ie-Mint
W. HVSLOl', mc'v niMTrrmirer
IV M. 1IAI1CI.IT. CllAS OlUGIIEM,
V SI Siockii..ni, I'mlIJ Senru,
It. 11 Ll KMNflMAM, II. 1, llMUPAY,
J. M I'lllLLlln.
r.Vl KItllST uil on tl. ,-lls M the rule of ix
o-lH-rcini T.imiuiu, .mrcni-iatm .-iirne
iwr lt. intiTMJ not lunirawn Is added Imroi-
liAttly to Uie Hlneli.il or tlir ii thurliy
K'Uini; tliiin omuxjuud lnlmt
Married Wme.n and Childrzn may
ijeposit money anu no ono
olsc can draw it.
Oixn tT.rv bu.lnos.Jav fWun'.sj.m lo .1 n.rn
snd .-atunlay evinliui for savir.a'i itoll onl-
iroiu lias o aock .
V. HYSX.OP. Treasurer,
City National Bank
CAPITAL, - - ,100,000
W r 1IAU.IDAV, frwlden:
IIKXIIY I. 1IAI.U11A, irrMt.
A II t-AFKOltt), CJDliUr
W.M.TEIl HYal.Or. A.j't (. ler
.. Sixai Tayloh, It. It CrrosaitAM,
II. I.. Haluoav, V. 1' Ha-.udat,
G I). WlLLLUIsOy, hTKrillLS I.IKD,
A 11 S.irfora)
Exchange, Coin and United States
lionets iiouglit and Sold.
DF.l'OSITS n-eeivctl ana punral binilag
r Ilross. Pr-.Ment II Wells. I'sshler
f Xeff, Vlcefrts't. T.J Ken'-. Ami. Custi'r
Corner Commercial Ave. ant 8th Street,
F Iiro. Cjilro Wm Klnce, Iro
I StS, tJiiro Wxn Wolfe, ( lnj.
Susanka. Cairo It I- llllllnrMf . sf Ivi-.i. -.
K Itudrr, iji'ni II. Wdl, l-mr
t n urinLnun, st. lx,ute
A CrnriMl llniiklnir llunlne Hone.
CI Fx tha: l-p o.il anil Ix.urht Inlm-il ni A
in ttte Atnri l)nartmenf. I .illi-tinn rn-ulp.
anil ll butlnn pmini.lly nllf mliit In
TI.U"l mil narUt. Alio nil Limit or
SAWED AND SPLIT WOOD.
Orders Delivorcd to any part
of the city Promptly.
Leavo Orders at Crystal Saloon,
or at tho Company's Office, at Nar-
TE11MG I:!! nnnli nn Tlntirnrv
JAMES K. LANisJ.
C.AEt. L. Transfer Co.
('J OIIN H. JCUMtEY,
Aiforitry at l.nw.
OFFICK- Al ii.Kli-noe on Niuili Plr.fl, l-e-tvretn
Waililinrlf.ii aenue 4ii-l Wlluut M
GOOD Km SMOKERS! ... ,,,.
. mi in titty t nmur
rfi.0An yCMa nP you cculit cnt on k'Ood a Clfrar uh you would wish to unokn fa
1,,Con,B'aI1''l;veryboilv smoked them. Dutinir tho wnr uolcl wantuptonoo
nnil Clirarn went up acoordlutrly. Oolit ban Bono back, but Cluoia seom to'holtt
their own. Why fa this P It In owIok, to u cm tain extent, to tho ndvanced eoat of
manufacture In ikiltoil labor nnd Oovornineut tax, but ton still Kreater extent, to
u rodltulous fashion of feolluvr nslmmeil to call for a It vo cent Ciu ar,
Hie nunufiifliireinli.r theme of i:itrntit M.n
CI(T.iral a eot or twettyseven rr rent li-t
ijiulltj-, lln u'lilnc Hn-lrnriiUnn o.h.i
( lyar f ir. ' unt-) Mr jilme In loivour Kilnini
wmtfiso mm im nun
The liuuiifiietinvt- rreoirn'tnif I lie ucl tll.it tlu 1114)01 its if tnioketi ini-ft-r In !" Ilirir Clear a,
llu.v m-iittlKlii Imwailojitiil llieiilanur rarnrinir Hie hulnritj , linleaO nrthe inliiotitr Im
tnt-n the mlc, tr pelllDK :i Inittc I litar nl tho name mtrns tiw, n u, llm , nr 11 lw
Ity r i-point inic a kIiiatU- nt-nry In n eily, thrr '"iiin-ntnile Ihrlr laiini--. nilure llirlrloM ami
ein, nii.1 k'p up I In- iujIiIv in th. I lirjr, Pir the mutual mlinntajre 11I tlieiiiiiltin, the run.
iliinrr. aiel Ilirir uii-Ia.
Givo th.Qxn. a Trial aad bo Convincod.
Sole Agents, Cairo, Ills.
Prices Speak Louder than Words
Greatest Inducements Ever OfTered to Customers
J. BURGER & GO.
Everybody is Invited to Call nnd FxAtnino our Immensa Stock of
Which Mutt bo Roducod tn tho nxt Thirty Days
LOOK AT OUR PRICES ! LESS THAN EVER BEFORE
All Dress Goods anil Silks Reduced in Price !
Shawls, Cloaks anil Furs Marked Way Down!
Wo arc Determined to lU-ducc our Stock, and Prices will not Stand in our Way ',
Woolen Goods, Nubins, Scarfs, Jackets, etc., at a Great Sncrillcc.
Blankets, Flannels, and Domestic Goods at Pricosi nover
thought of before Our Stock of Hosiory, and Gloves
P.cduccd to Lowest Figures, and unprecedented
Bargains in Ladies' and Children's
Kid Gloves arJ Offered.
Piico InJGLucnco You ?
ho, call on us for Ladies', Kisses' aud Children's Underwear, for
Fancy Goods suitablo for Holiday Presents, for Silk
Ties nnd Scarfs, and for Ribbons.
XtfOITE? SAVED IS HONEY EAS.XTED
Earn it by buyinc Ladies'. Children's and Misses' Custom Made Shoes
at Our House. Extraordinary Bargaius in
HOUSEKEEPING GOODS, NAPKINS. TOWELS, TOWELING.
BED SPREADS, IRISH LINENS, CARPETS, OIL
l LOT1I3 AND WINDOW SHADES.
Importer and Wholesale Dealer in
Wines and Lsiquors
62 OHIO LEVEE, - - CAIRO, ILL.
Keeps a full stock of
Monongahela, Rye and Robinson County
FRENCH BRANDIES, HOLLAND GIN,
KELLY ISLAM) AND CALIFORNIA WINES.
ONLY $1.25 A YEAR.
M'ill molt KOtlllri W run anr raw nfrhc imu- 1
turn or rtiiunntlc guut, nu inatlir how loiif
funil nc. on meure or Ili turin. ueina an lu- i
vrinl ainitlcatluu ll ilow (lie wortoukklv. ilior
oualilv anil iniuuirntl),1 Intiog thr jrtcni
itrouj; auil brattliy Write Irt any iniilumt
ironln Waliincton City, ami yru win Imru
lint lliet.lwi iaitn.ti.t U true in rrrr- inrtlc
ulir. co.n 1 i:.vs ei ci:i:ti kicat i.
tVa.hliifton. 1). L. Duvintxr . 1TI.
Mnarr lltlptii-mtlne X iiratleji
Hint 1 try clxtTtufly itntr that I umi) I)u
nnK' Uhftuiutlc IK ir.nl y with itrrlital lT.ctlt.
Mfmurr orCnirri4of ti'a,
Wlilneton, 1). "., At rll a, tr.i.
)Itiisr llililitnllnr A ilfiitli-y;
GuiU. I or llu ja.t film tenrt mr i iff In
lKfna trreat itOVr irf.m tlitmimlUm, lirritocloi 1
filling 10 (rUe lii-r ivliif, tlieiiH-il thie IraUIi
liuruii' litieinnatlc Itrmt-lr, ami lx-niunirit I
ctiifHM tin- mm. WM. II. Cliiiof,,
"Jlxivulnc Ckik to I'mldcnt Unuit. " '
Wa.tilnetmi, 1. C, Morrlt3, W, )
wm.-fiiif, lis vlii,r t:iV.in llirvt-iluMx oriliirnns' J
ItUuinalicltmicily. MrlTolliir .1. It. Uu.i, J
of IU'lfiinl, I'a , vciiinllirnlmllarnniount. J
Mf mlr ot Cou;rv of I'a.
VrlffonriloUarii Uilllr.urala lKttlc for (lvo
(tollnr. .ik jimr itnwl.t fur Huitiiie Itlicu.
iiutie ltniM-.lv inanutariurr.1 liv
llhl.l'IIII.NM IM: A UHNTI.KV,
Iinipglit anil Uii-nXsti,
Wnihlncton, U. C.
HO'Kor fall" in Cliirapo. lit on f-t'lamV,
M.-wnwin K l!fM. nnl iint Mnitli.V Co,,
a day fnartntetd ulnir our Wtv.
Aimar A Drills. (100 a niouui
111U to hikkI An-nti, Aiifi r book
free. .Uli Auz-r Co,, 1. iul, ilu.
liiuerv mv en.il-lnl Ui nuke tlicnt.-ce1tlinitiil
llian ntliir Mniiurirlun-rt tan lirmtiKea rijjar of
umlv to -ui.i.ls mil)Ut- m Itli u -reii.irliieenl
?ilud cisar m five m
DANIEL LAM PERT,
NOHTII SIDE OF IUOIITII STltEKl
Eot-joeu Vaablnton and Commercial
Dealer m Frosh Meats
Eutwcuu VuUinrtor ind Comtaurclal
vfnu, Riijoiiauc nauny .
KKKl'S far falc tb ljt ltiff, IW, Mutton
i-.il, Imb, t'euw.sc, Ac . unit it ue
TiM u 'irv riiillli In n armililii" iiiiiui-r
171-TATi: of Drii T I'mU-i, ilivi-.i!l.
Jjj'nieiinilrniirntil liaxInfflK-cn inoliitl Ait
inlnlttraliiriif llii'etalciif DyiwT I'atker laic
of Ihc comity of Alramlcrmil Mntf of llllnoiii,
cl.s-i a.ol, ln-iilir Kivn untlcotliat ho will up.
ur ltffun; tlio county court of Alrxamtrr conn.
ly,at the court Iioiim in the city of Calm, 1 1 1 f
iioi. nt llio.liiiuiary term, on tin thlnl Momlny
iu .lauunry next, hi Mblcli time nil prrnnsliii
lnctaliiimt'lnt Mid Cil.ite nit mitlilrttnmt
i.iii-li it to attiini forllic purpose of liavliiB Hie
Kline aitjiiitrtl. All irnont lntlellt tonini c
tali" are niiiiistiil 10 make Imnuilbito pnxmeiit
to the iiiiilerl!rniii.
I).iloiltlil:ii'ilil.-ivof lloci-inWr. A. Ii. IsTfl.
liOllUltl' II. Cr.N'MNlill.VM,
THE HUkkflT H
Lending Journal of Southern
Wlllfteaill.-iMly o.(.o.c the pollclrs ol thk
lt(Iiil)lic.iu parly, ami refu to be tram
mvlleil .. tho illctitlonol anyctl'iua Id the
It bcitovce tbat the KciuMlcan parly Dan
fill tilled Ita mlmlon. anil that the Demo
cratic party m nuw orKanlztil ihotilu t'ere
ftorcil to power.
It hellcvea the Hvllcal trrantijr that hat
for several year opprcMeil the .South
f houlil he ovcrthruwn an J the people ct lb
.Southern State penultuM to control their
own a (fair.
It beltcwa that railroad corporation
houM be prohibittil by legfj:atlve ecact
mtnts from extortiui: and unjiiftly dijcritu
ltiatlut; In their bulue tranactloni with
It reconlrck the equality of all men be
fore the Un
it adrocatci free comuorce urlff for
It uitrocite' resumption of upecfe pay
raect, anil liunpt piymcnt of tho public
It advocate economy in the tdmlntitr.
tint of public affair
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