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;tIR0 BUSINESS HOUSES. I
Note. An; business trm mi have three line
pare, m mi column uniirr appropriate nnaaing
lib rata of SI.B Pr month or $1 per year
payable quarterly rajfjTanca.
Hardware. SHave aa TIN Ware.
A. IIALLEY-T)ealer In Stores. Tin and llml.
Ware, Oaidenand farmers ' Implements, Wire
Mail, wTinerniora, inmpi ami ladiier.
11 'i Commercial A rum. Cluttering, noil 'lob
Work done en (Don none.
.t. S.MrOAHEY-rvaJerln hard and aoA lum
bar, flooring, ceiling, Killing and etirfaned
lumber, lain and ah tuple, office and yard
rornrr jwrmiem etreei anil nssmngton avenue
donra, blinds, etc., hard and soft lumber and
nins;iea. lard ana oaioe, Commercial avenue,
VI itn I LU BlITCh.
lamps and all kind of fancy articl-t. Omnwr-
.'iki avenue, corner lh itm-t.
WILLIAM WINTER Sixth street between
Jomioerrial avenue ami V ashington avenue.
Clethlae; aad Mmhanl Talleriaa-.
JOHN ANTIUM-Merchant Tailor and dealer
in nrauy mwie nothing. 78 Ohie Levee.
Real Katat Agencies.
M. .1. HOWLKY Real Eatate Agent. Muys
" rai oonecia renin, iwys taxes
lor non-residents, etr. Commercial avenue, be-
ivm i n uj hu jenio aireeis.
I -Li L 1-1 1 l . i
J. GK LYNOH'S
Real Estate Column
Alexander county lands. Cairo lots in
nchsnge lor St. Louis property.
A fine residence on corner Hal brook
avenue and Twenty-third sttvet, at a bar
aln. Cottage on Sixth street between Wanh
ngton avenue and Walnut street.
House and lot on Eighth street between
Walnut and Cedar, $1,6.7).
Two-story bouse on Twenty-Eighth
street, between Toplar and Commercial
Store room lately occupied by Howe
Machine Co., on Commercial avenue, be
tween Tenth and Eleventh street.
The first floor of a brick dwelling cor
ner of Nineteenth and Poplar streets.
Cottaire on the north side of Twellth
itreet between Walnut and Cedar.
Business bou.e on Levee street above
Eight, and in good repair.
Itooms in a two story house on Com
mercial avenue between Ninth and Tenth
Store room near corner ol Twentieth
and Poplar street ; $3.
Tenements 3, 4, 5 and 10 in Winter's
Row for $10 per month, and In Grst-clas
Cottage on Twenty-first street between
Srcamore and Poplar.
Ilooms in nearly every part of the r-lty.
FOR LEASE OR SALE.
Lands in tracts to suit, near Cairo.
It is now conceded that Mrs. Coleman,
() e lannilreaa. - 1 Kntirtli atmet tx.
Cween Wafclunffton and Commercial ave-
aues, ha one of the best conducted latin--Irv
eatabliehmenU In the city, and land-
.orda of hotels and boarding houses will
dnd it to their advantajre to call opon
her. Her prices are as follows : Hotel
nd boarding houise washing 73 cents per
Jozen. For piece work prices are as ioi-
,ows : Single thirt and collar, 15c ; two
shirts and two collars, 23c ; per doen,
aorks. 5c: two collars, 6c; two
handkerchief, Oc ; vesU, 20c ; and all gen-
iieman's wear. &0c per dozen; ladies
plain calico dresses, $1 23 per dozen
r&lico dresses with extra trimmings, 50c ;
white dresses, $1 25; tadies underwear,
fine or course, $1 per dozen. ll-2-lf
Feter ZlmanerniAa out af the Aafcea
Mr. Peter Zimmerman, cleaner, reno
vnrne and renairer of clothing, was
burned out in the big fire of Saturday
morning last, but is already rady to
erve the public and hia old customer
again. He has opened out in John Hy
land's old stand, at the corner of Com
mercial avenue and Tenth street, and re
spectfully solicits patronage from old and
new friends. If you have a cout, a vest
or a pair of pantaloons that needs clean
ing or repairing, take It to Peter Zimmer
man and he will make it as good as new
at a price that will astonish you by IU
cheapness. Remember Peter Zimmer
man, at the comer of Commercial avenue
and Tenth street. 1-19-1 in
We have this day sold to Mr. E. C
Ford the entire lot of moulding tools
etc., of the picture framing department
of the Bulletin. All orders for frame
etc., should bo sent to him or left at
this office. We bespeak lor lum the lib
erality ol patronage that has been be
stowed upon us His assortment ol
moulding ia complete, prices beyond
competition and he guarentees satisfac
tion in all cases.
Cairo, Oct. 10, 1870.
tt Cairo Bdllktix Co.
flue property For aaJo.
The fine two story brick building ou
lot 7, block 27, Cairo (on Commercial
avenue, below Tenth street), together
with lota 6 and 7. The house is well
arranged for business and dwelling pur
poses and is situated In a good business
location. The property is unincumbered
and title perfect. M. J. Howlev,
1 w. Real Estate Agent.
Jefi Brown has taken charge ol the
barber shop on Eighth street, near Wash
ington avenue, lately kept by Daniel
Lamport. Jefi Is a good barber, and so
licits a share of patronage. Give him a
call and satlaty yourBelt. tt
HaOan's MiGxoua Balm preserve
and restores the complexion ; removes
frecklea, tan aud aaUownesa ; makes the
skin soft, white and delicate. lUappli
cation cannot be detected.
Lvos'i KsTHaiao uisiea beautiful,
glossy, luxuriant hair ; prevent! Its fall
lug out or turning gray. It has stood
the teat of 40 yean. JsJcbarmiDgly per
fumed and has no rival
AHC'ALOlt fxDGt NO. M
. Knights of Fythlas, meet every frl
day night at half-past aevea. in Odd
f ellowa' Hall Hows,
.ii . ALKXAXDaR LODGE, HO. tU
r Independent Order of Odd-el
. J Iowa, meeta every Thursday Bight
at half-past seven, in their hall on
oniniemai avenue, tienreen nixta entf neventn
.reel IHSIX W. U.
UIRO ENCAMPMENT, I. O. O. T., meet
xin OUd-ri'llowi' llall on the flrstand third
I uesuay in every month, at half-put aeven
A. Commas, C P
CAIKOLOOUK. NO.SOT.A.r. 6 A. M
now regular eomrnuninatlona In Ma
sonic llall, corner Commercial avrnue
mil Klirhth ati-Mt. cia. lh aMixifiil and
ourtn nionnar or each monui.
BATES) or ADTEBTWSIO.
fcj-All villa for advertising, arc due and bay
able II ADVAMCB
Transient advartlaiof will be inserted at tht
rate of $1 no per quart forth first insertion
and 50 cents for each subsequent ona A liberal
discount will b made on standing sad dinpl
For inserting Funeral notics SI C Notice f
meeting of societies or secret orders So cents for
Church, Society, Festival and Supper notices
will only be Inserted as advertisements
So advertisement will be received at less than
so cents, and no advertisement will be Inserted
for leas than three dollars per month
LOCAL Bt alSfcM NOTICM
Of one square (8 lines space) or more, in
serted In the Bcllktin u follows : (leg
than one square counted as a square.)
One insertion per square $ 60
Two Insertions per square 73
Three insertions per square 1 00
Six insertions per square 1 73
Two weeks icr square 2 60
One month per square-. 3 50
Special rates made on large advertise
ments or for lonjrr time,
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 7, 1877-3
Ann ouira.osria.orata ,
TO C ASOIDATKN.
annonneeineait will be Inserted
la the Balletla an leva tbe maaay .
raiaiwalM tin- name Tola rale la
Imperative. MITM Aaaaaaee
meat lor rlt jr Oftleeo, ; Alstrmaa,
f ar Cltjr Clerk.
We are autbonr! to announce James W .
Stewart as a candidate for re-cler.Uon t the of
fice of City Clerk at the approaching charter
Laeal Weather Beaart.
Csiao. III., Feb 7
Tlaa. Bab Tkb. Wivd. Vbl. Wsath
7a.m. J.sji31 X I 2 Uondy
11 ; 1 : 4 K 3 do
tp.m. :to.aio 4io K I 4 Clear
liW" HO.'in j ftu Calm do
Sergeant, Signal Service. C. 9.A.
A Ciraad Maaqaerade Ball
will be given by the
KNIGHTS MYSTIC KREW of COM US
At the St. Charles hotel on Tuesday even
ing February 13, 1877. No improper
characters will be admitted, and every
M-VM fAA M IVIUWVU WW ... I . 1 1. -
entering the hall. Tickets for sale at
Paul Schuh's, Parker's book store, and
M. J. McGauley'e. Admission, gents.
$1 ; ladies. 50 cents. M2-13
Are a sure remedy for all sexual com
plaints and may be taken by females of
all ages, who are suffering from a disor
ganized system or those distressing dis-
diseascs in particular which frequently
occur (troni inattention) at the turn ot
lifo. They are so mild that the most del
icate temale may take them with perfect
safety. 25 cents per box or pot. lw
To all who are suflering from the
errors ana lnnincreiions oi youin, ner
vous weakness, early decay, loss of man
hood, etc., I will send a recipe that will
cure you, free oi cnarsre. inia great
remedy was discovered by a missionary
In South America. Send a self-ad
dressed envelope to the Rev. Joseph T.
lnman. Station D. Bible House, New
Mr. Antrim, by the earnest so
licitation of many young gentle
men has (a little earlier than usu
al) ordered an elegant line of fine
and medium 8uitings, stylish pan-
taloon patterns diagonal spring
overcoatings, ana in i&ct nearly
evervthuas of the latest cet UP
for gentlemen's dress. The spring
plate of fashions will come with
the goods, all of whion will be
here on Saturday, 10th inst. All
are invited to call and see what is
to be worn this season, and how
it is to be worn, all of whioh will
be explained bgHjN
S Leading Merchant Tailor.
will be given at
February 12, 1877.
suDDer. $1-00. No
improper character will be admitted.
2-l-12t Committee of Arrangements.
Have Tea Tried II.
We reter to that most remarkable com
pound, Dr. Morris Syrup of Tar, Wild
Cherry and Ilorehound, lor coughs,
colds, blood spitting, weak luugs, croup,
whooping cough, asthma, bronchitis,
and all diseases ol the lungs and throat
Probably no similar preparation ever be
fore so quickly found its way into public
favor as this. IU sale In our community
is 8lmrlv enormous. Those who have
been disappointed in other so-called rem
edles. are sueclally luvlted to try this.
Be sure to get the genuine Dr. Morris
Syrup of Tar. Wild Cherry and Bore-
houud. There are Imitations la the mar
ket. Trial size 10 cents. Regular size
60 cents and $1, st Barclay Brother'.
Very pleasant, and always effective U
Prof. Parker's Pleasant Worm syrup,
and no pnysunan required. Ask us.
liesna la Briar.
- Uo to C. Hauoy lor bargains.
-Cspt. J. C. Willis o Metropolis
in the city.
New stock of Print and ftlasclied
Muslin at C. Hanny's.
The county Jail contains only seven
C. Mocrlein's Cincinnati lager Iteer,
made from the bet barley and hops
ryt- 1-31-1 m
Just received a largo invoice of New
Orleans Sugars, and Choice Roan Coffees
at ('. Hanny's.
Mr, Well hai not yet recovered Mi
horse, tofe n from the barn at his resi
dence on Sunday morning.
The county commissioners were in
session en Tuesday. The business
transacted will be found In another col
The tax-books tor the taxes for the
year 1S7C, have been turned over to the
collector, who will enter upon the col
lection of the taxes within a very short
'A lrind in ned a friend Indeed."
Such a frit nd is Dr. Bull's Cough
Syrup, which should be in every family .
it oniy rose z- cenu a ttouie ana may
save many a doctor bill.
Among the gueeti at Herbert's yes
terday were B. V. Parks, Pulaski, Ills.
D. A. Lyon, Marshal, Texas ; Geo. Ber
gen, Jackson, Tenn. ; G. P. Everett,
Cincinnati ; Wru. Bowerllne. Milwaukee.
A special meeting of the Library as
sociation will be held at the residence of
Mrs. I). L. Wardner Thursday at
o'clock, p.m. A full attendance is par
ticularly desired, as some new and im
portant business will be laid before the
association. By order ot the president.
B. W . Jones, Du Quoin ; B. A. Mc
Neil. Tenn. ; R. E. Sanders.SU Louis;
II. Harris, Harrisburg. Illinois ; J. W.
Kennedy, New Orleans ; C. H. Peacock,
Tipton, Tenn.; A. Frederthal, New
York ; G. B. Bowman, Sandusky, F. E.
Jewell, St, Loui ; B. B. Forgey, New
York, were at the Planters' House yes
McEvoy's Hiberuica gave their first
entertainment In the atheneum last even
ing to a fair audience. The entertain
ment isone of the best we have witnessed
for a long time. The performance was
new, novel and varied. It differs from
that of any other show we ever saw, and
wall worth the price of admission.
Those who desire to see a good show and
get the worth of their money should go
The following were at the St. :harles
yesterday : B. F. liar man, Chicago ;
Clem NolU 'Brooklyn,. N. Y. ; W. A.
Klcser, Jackson, Tenn.; Chas. T. Silk-
man, Chicago ; J. Tawtr, Mobile. Frank
DeSoucht, Cincinnati ; J. C. Willis, Me
tropolis ; John M. Davis, Chicago; E. D.
Blossom, St. Louis; Wm. M. Broan.
Sparta ; Martin noward, Chicago ; M. R.
Udell, St. Louis,
I always have been aud still am sole
Wood's Fever nils. Any one selling a
Wood' Fever Till not made by tue, will
bo prosecuted to the full extent of the
law. For sale at the New York Store, A.
Swoboda's, F. Ucaly's, P. G. Schuh's
Barclay Brothers, and at my office.
Sold in50ct. and J 1.00 boxes, special
rates to dealers on application. Sent
postage paid on receipt of price.
dJtw-tf. Dr. Wm. vt ooi.
Araontr Dante's visions ot horrible
punishment, recorded In the'nlerno,7 is
that ot a lake of unutterable filth and
stench, in which souls, whosj habitations
of clay had been stained with a certain
class of sins, were kept eternally wallow
ing. Had Babbitt lived in those days
the poet would have rounded his descrip
tion with a still more subtle kind of tor
ture. In the distance he would have tan
talized the damned with the vision of a
splendid bath tub and lineu cleaned with
B. T. Babbitt's Best Soap.
At the meeting ot the city council on
Tuesday evening, Messrs. Halliday, Lan
caster and Patier were appointed a com
mittee to conter with Maj. Morrill ol the
Cairo and Vinsenne road, for the pur
pose of ascertaining what arrangement
cau be made for tilling Commercial ave
nue from Twentieth to Thirty-lourth
streets. The committee will report at
the next meeting of the council.
A number of burglaries were com
mitted in this city durlnjr Tuesday night
and Wednesday morning. The resi
donco ol Dr. Dunnlns: at the corner of
Ninth and Walnut streets ; the residence
of Mr. Wood Rittenhouse on Eighth
gteet, near Walnut, and tie residence of
Mr. Slack on Walnut street, were all en
tared and goods of considerable value
taken. So far no clue to the burglar
has been discovered. There Is ro doubt
that there are a number of professional
thieves an l burglars in the city, and it
behooves citizens to be on their guard
We were exposed last week to a plti.
less storm,that wet our feet and stockings,
and Indeed our person all over. In fact
we took a cracking cold, which brought
sore throat and severe symptoms of fever
The good wife asserted her authority,
plunged our leet la bot water, wrapped
us in bot blankets, and sent our faithful
on for a bottle ot Ayer'i Cherry Pectoral
It is a splendid medicine pleasant to
take, and did the job. We slept soundly
through the night and awoke well the
next morning. We know we owe our
quick recovery to the Pectoral, and shall
not hesitate to recommend it to all who
need such a medicine. Tehuacana(Texai)
John Murpny, the mau who was
stabbed iu the bawdy house at the cor
tier of Tenth street and Commercial ave
nue, a month or six weeks ago, is able to
be about again, and to Indulge id hi old
habit. A day or two ago Murphy was
arrested by Chief of Police Gossman
for whipping a women a Miss James
an inmate ot a Commercial avenue bag-
Ino. Miss James appeared against blm
as a wltuess, snd Judge Bros assessed a
fine of ten dollars and cost against
MuTDby. On leaving the court room
near knocking her off her feet. Murphy
was returned to the judge's presence,
and his honor assessed an additional fine
of one hundred dollars against him.
Murphy then went to the city jail for
Some time ago Sheriff Saup received
notice irom the sheriff of Hamilton
county to be on the lookout for a man
named Wm. McClarney, who Is charged
with the murder ot a citizen ot that
county, tliO killing having been commit
ted nearly three years ago. Sherlfl Saup
gave the matter his attention, and a
few day ago learned that
McClarney, or a man answering hl de
scription wa living in Goose Island pre
cinct In this county. Yesterday morn
ing, armed with the proper authority for
the arrest of McClarney, Sheriff Saup
went out to look for him. McClarney
was at the residence ot 'Squire
Thomas Martin, and being placed
under arrest, via brought to Cairo,
where he will be held until the arrival
ot the sheriff of Hamilton countr. who
will take him to that county for trial.
McClarney denies the charge against
him, and says he never was In Hamilton
county. He Is an Intelligent and fine
looking fellow, and would not be taken
for a murderer.
We will pay no bills for goods or mer
chandise purchased for the Bulletm
by any ot the employes, unless the pur
chase is made on a written order signed
by thepresident or secretary of the com-
Pny. Cairo Bi lletin Co.
l ork cheese at C.
J. teeerate Stelaheaae.
on Eighth street, two doors from Alex
ander County Bank, Is the place to get a
fashionable hair cut or a smooth shave
or anything else in the barber line. La
dies' and children' hair cut or dressed.
either at the shop or their homes.
New Orleans Molasses and Syrups at
Mrs. Horn has removed her dress-mak,
ing rooms irom ner late residence on
Seventh street to Washington avenue
one door above Mrs. R. II. Cunning
ham's, where she will be happy to see
her friends and patrons. 1-20-1 m.
Choice Canned Fruits at C. Hanny's
The Mercbaat'a Eisbaag-e.
Louis C. Herbert, proprietor of the
Merchant's Exchange Restaurant and
Saloon. (late of the Arcadia saloon, oppo
site the court house, )Commercial avenue,
near corner of Sth street, keeps on hand
at all times the finest liquors, wines, and
beers. Lunch spread at 10 o'clock evsry
morning. 2-8-1 m
Specialty iu Teas atC. Hanny's.
LsrESS, C. II., S. C, Sept. 24, 1873.
Dear Sir : My wile has been using
daily your bitters, and I am glad to say
she has been greatly benefited. Sbe is
bow stronger and in better general health
than she has been for years, and 1 feel
certain that her present gook health is
the lesult of umg a Jew bottles of the
Home Bitters. Sho joins me in thanking
you tor your kindness. My wife has im
proved so much that , she does not need
the Bitters now, but thinks she will send
for a few bottles when cold weather sets
I commenced this letter at the re
quest ot a lrlend greatly suffering from
bronchial affection, which has brought
on general weakness. He asked me to
order lor him a half dozen bottles, send
them to Rev. W. F. Pearson, Donalds-
vllle, S. C. Mrs. May, a lady of our
town, says the bottle 1 gave her did her
a great deal of good, and that she would
order more soon. I am. as ever, your
friend. Rev. J. R. Riley.
To the President of the Home Bitters Company,
St. Louis, Mo. 2-6-lm
In Dry Good at
A WouUer-Working- Remedy.
No remedial agent la ever been offered
to the sick and debilitated at all compar
able to Hostetter's Stomach Bitters, in
cases of remittent and intermittent fevers,
constipation, nervous ailments, rheuma
tism and disorders involving constitu
tional weakness or physical decay. It
literally "works wonders." "The botanic
ingredients which its spiritou basis
holds in solution, act like a charm upon
the stomach, and through the stomach
upon the bruin, liver, bowels and nerv
ous system. There la nothing in its com
position that is not salubrious. It con
tains some ot the most potent tonics of
the vegetable kingdom and the juices of
the best aperient and anti-bilious roots
and herbs, combined with a perfectly
pure stimulating element. The Bitters
are peculiarly adapted to those engaged
in exhausting or unhealthy occupations,
a by its use strength s sustained and
the ability of the sys:eui to resist atmos
pherlc and other luflicnces prejudicial to
health largely Increa-eu. 2-6-13
la daily receipt tf New Goodi at C.
t'oualy ranuualsBteaere' Beparl.
State ef Illinois, Alssantor County .
A special meeting ot the board of
county commissone'S oi Alexander
county and State oi Illinois, held at the
court bouse, In the cl y of Cairo, in said
county and state, on Monday, February
Present Thomas iVllson, George W,
Sammons snd Martin Brown, commis
sioners; Peter 8auj, herlff, and Jacob
G. Lynch, clerk.
It Is ordered that tie collector's book
lor the year 1870, filed by the county
clerk after being examined by the board
be accepted and approved.
It is ordered that the report of J no. P
Ilely, County Treasnrer, on the general
fund from Sept. 0th, 17(3, te Feb. 6th
1877, said report showing a balance due
MNs James (sine a
too near Murphy, lii,
Ing on his heal dealt
a terrible blow in tho face, which
to said treasurer of $54.00 be approved.
Ana now comes Peter Sriip snd pre
sent hUbond s County Collector lor
the year 1870 for approval, said bond Is
taken under advisement.
Whereupon the board adjourned until
to-morrow morning at 10 o'clock.
Tl'KSDAY, I KB. C, 1S7.
The board met pursuant to adjourn
ment. Same members present.
The bond of Peter Sanp, collector ot
the revenue for the year 1878, is again
before the board ; said bond is approved
and ordered recorded by a tote of the
Doara or two to one, Sammons and
Brown voting aye, and Wilson, chair
man, voting no. Said bond is as fol
lows, to-wlt :
Know all men by these present :
r i - . I,
i vc, cir iup, couecior, and
Henry Well. Albert Susanka. Charles
O. I'atier, William Kiuge, Jacob U.
Geldstine, William O'Callaban, Andrew,
Lohr, Daniel Uartman, Peter Neff, Phil
oroena Saup and Leo. Kleb. securities
all or the county ot Alexander aud State
ot Illinois, are held and firmly bound to
the people of the State ot Illinois, in
the penal sum of two hundred and
eighty-seven thousand, seven hun
dred and forty-nine dollars ($287,749.00),
ior me payment oi wnicn will and truly
to be made, we bind ourselves, each of us,
our heirs, executors and administrators
firmly by these presents. Signed with
our hands and sealed with our seals this
6th day of February, A. I). 1877.
The condition ot the foregoing bond Is
such, that if the above bound Peter Saup
shall pertorm all the duties required to be
performed by bim as Collector ol Taxes
lor the year A. D. 1870, In the County oi
Alexander and State of Illinois, In the
time and manner prescribed by law, and
when be shall be succeeded in office shall
surrender and deliver over to his succes
sor in office all books, papers and monevs
appertaining to bis said office, then the
foregoing bond to be void, otherwise to
remain in lull lorcc.
C. O. Patier,
State or Illinois, Alexander County ss.
I do solemnly swear that 1 will support
the Constitution ot the United states
and the Constitution of the state of Illi
nois, and that I will faithfully discharge
cne anties oi tue oraee oi county Col
lector of Alexander County for the year
1876 according to the best of my ability.
Subscribed and sworn to before me I
tha etta day ot February, A. I). 1S77.
Jacob Q. Lynch,
State of Illinois, Alexaader County -aa.
. 1, Jacob G. Lynch, county clerk of Al
exander county, hereby certify that the
within bond has been duly approved by
the county board of said county and cor
rectly copied and entered on the records
of the county board of said county.
I further certify that no county judge,
chairman of county board, clerk of cir
cuit court, county clerk, deputy sheriff
or coroner has signed the within bond as
. . t
id testimony wnereot i Hereunto
subscribe my name and affix the
I seal seal of my office in the city of
Cairo, county and state aforesaid,
tills, Ubil UJ VI I CU A. S., lOi 4 .
J acob G. Lyxch, County Clerk.
The following is offered in explanation
of the vote of Thos. Wilson, chairman of
'ftetfetthfe, attoe a full UM'i(mtion that
tue oona oi me collector, just approved
is deficient in valuo and entirely Inade
quate for the amount named. I feel it to
be my duty to enter ray vote and protest
against it approval, and mark It ap
proval only because so ordered by the
majority ot the board.
It U ordered that the following bills
for per diem, mileage, services, etc., be
Thos. Wilson, commissioner two
day's $6 00
Geo. W. Sammons, commissioner
two days, and 62 miles. 8 CO
Martin V. Brown, commissioner
two davs. and 50 miles 8 50
J. G. Lynch, clerk of commission
er' and probate court to date, 13
days 39 00
Thereupon the board adjourned tint
die. Jacob G. Lynch.
War DarAjrrsmrr Riven Rtpor, 1
Feb. 7, 1877. f
STATION. OW WATSa.
FT. IU. TT. !t.
Cairo ....-....... -HI a r,
Pittsburg........ s 8 in
Cincinnati 30 g Xi i
Louisville 10 s l
Nsahvule 9 t 2
St. Louis..... 11 7
Memphis - 17 10 S i
VicksburK .. 30 i
Sew Orleans T 3 s
Below high water of 1ST!.
JAMES WA1 SON,
Serceant, Signal Service. (J .8. A.
Steamer James Fisk, Paducau.
" Jno. B. Maude, Vicksburg--"
t. Joseph, St. Louis.
Steamer James r isk, Paducah.
" Jno. B. Maude, St. L,ous.
" St. Joseph, Memphis.
Tbe Chester was yesterday taken from
the mooring at the bank and towed to tbe
wharf lor tbe purpose of loading and
leavimr for St. Louis thla eveninr. As us
ual, ber freight clerk, Clem Nolte, is on
deck and ready .Tbe Maude arrived
early yesterday morning-, and left
513 bales ot cotton and 140
barrels oil for the East
Krantvllle Oturitr: Tbe great discrimi
nation L freight rates between here and
Cairo by the Fool line shuts out our
merchants and shipper, only 15 cents a
bbl. on flour being tbe difference,
it being in fsvor ef Cairo
Capt. Yore and crew and Capt. Gray and
crew will arrive this morn
Ing on the Helena. They bring
their Steamers Chester and Col-
orado to St. Louis immediately
Tbe D. C. Yaeger left New Orleans Sat
urday evening tor St. louls with 600
tons sugar aud molasses.. Tbe Fisk
made good additions here. She left at S
n m ... " ...Ttia Citv of Helena will leave
this moraine for Vtcksburg. Capt. Mc-
k'Mt oommands and Geo, Walton and
Tmn Vnrllirltlt aru . Ilr vlttfkS
t in tnr.tav the remnant of the liWated
Arlington's freight was deposed of a
suction Tbe HI, Joe arrived with a
annd trlD. Messrs. I.9ittl and Fisber
officiated at the deck, . .
TbaXlB. efalt PoMioatle,. te.tt(1
Atlantis.' fHhaptna( KngUliI) Observer
Maat.1'.1. U'"' of this Ineomparsbl,
eight bundi-ed royal octavo pacts, and iu
I? nastratfons, Its sp&d K
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ror boys and irlrls tver Iwued from the
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'fiT. Klriffaf A at la fla.ll t at a .
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good." The Churchman, liartlord. Conn.
St Nicholas for 1877,
Which onens with nimI, i una
A short and verv emrtaininL -i.i'..i -...
the r reach, "The Kingdom ol the Greedy,"
uipwumiog inanKsginng teason.
Anothersetial,ot absorbing interest to boys.
ill OWN MASTER,''
By J. T. Trowbridge,
author of the "Jack Hazard Stories," be
pn i the Chritmat Holiday umber.
Besides serial stories, Christmas ttorlot
lively tkttcb.es, poem and pictures for the
holidays, and tome astonishing Illustrations
ofOrtentaJ sports.with drawing! by Siamese
The Christmas Holiday Number of
Superbly illustrated, contains a very Inter
"THE BOYS OF MY BOYHOOD,"
By MTlliam t'ullen Bryant i
''The Horse Hotel." a lively article, by
thsrlet A. Bsrnard, tplemlidiy illimtrated ;
no in iu say,- ny iucnara A.
Proctor; "A Christmas l'lay for Homes or
Sunrlar.Mohni-U hv Ikr L'..ni.A,A. . ,.tl.
-j , - i.rswu, i Lie
Peterkins' Christmas Tree." by Lucretia
I. Hale; "Poetry and Carols or Winter,"
by Lucj Larcom, with picture?.
Do Not Fall to Buy St. Nicholas tor the
Obriatmaa Hohdare. rioe 36 eta.
During the year there will be Interesting
papers lor boys, by William Cullen Bryant,
John (i. Whlttier, Thomas Hughes, William
Sanford B. Hunt, Frank K. Stockton, snd
nth ere '
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..... null it.-, fMTiuurn. IDU
poems, of special Interest to girls, by Har
riet l'reneott Spotrbrd, Susan Coolldge,
Sarah Winter Kellogg. Klizaoeth Stuart
x iieips, ixui8A Alcott, Lucretia P. Hale,
Celia Thaxter, Mary Mspes Dodge, and
many others. There will be also
"TWELVE SKY PICTURES."
By Professor Proctor, the Astronomer.
With m a no mhnvrinrr tiTh. ci.m .f I' V
. . r -j e ' . vi MumKu
JUOnth." tvhlnh mrit ! II b.l. n
Interest anv series fin nnnul.p nlun..
cenUy given to tbe public.
Amusement and Instruction, with Fun
andlrouo,and Wtt and Wisdom, will be
minified as heretnlnra nA w-r V ...... . . ..
will continue to delight the young and give
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This great lateraatloaal exhibition, de
signed to eiiBMSSteiai tat oae haodredth
anaivemry of Aer-i peadeaat,
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mechanical inventions, tcleatlflc discover
eriea. manufatiirina uhln.m..ii i.
ai specimens, and agrlculniral products
exer exhibited. The grounds devoted M
the exhibition are situated on taw Hat of
the Pennsylvania Bain-oad and tmbfaoe 4N
acres of Falrmount Park, all highly isa
proved and ornamented, on which era
..vvcU me largest Duucungs ever coilatTUO-
ted nveef these covering an area af flty
acree and costing fft.ooo.OOO. . Tht total
number of buildings erecttd for tht pur
poses of tbe txhibltion is near twa huav
dred. During the thirts days immediately
following tht opening of tht exhibition a
million and a quarter ol people visited it.
THE PENNSYLVANIA RAILROAD
TEX 6SXAT TZTTBT tUTX
FAST MAIL ROUTE OF THE U.S.
Is tht roos, direct: convenient and econom
ical way ol reaching Philadelphia and this
great Exhibition Irom all aeetlonw of tht
country. Iu trains too and Irons Philadel
phia will pass throullh a grand Centennial
depot, which the company has erected at
the main entrance to tbe Exhibition
grounds for tbe accommodation of passen
gers who wl h to stop at or start from the
humerou large hotels contiguous to this
station ano the Exhibition a convenience
ot the greatest value to visitors, and afford
ed exclusively by tho Penasyrvrnis Kail
oud, which Is the only line running direct
o the Centennial buildings. Excursion
rains will also stop at the Encampment of
he Patrons of Husbandry, at Elm Station
on this road.
The Pennsylvania Railroad Is the arand
est railway organization In the world, it
controls seven thousand miles of roadway,
forming continuous lines to Philadelphia,
Mew York, Baltimore, and washiogton,over
which luxurious day and night cart art
run from Chicago, si. Lonls, Louisyille.cin
rinnatt, Indianapolis, Columbus, Toledo,
Cleveland and Erie withous change.
its main lint is laid wite double and third
tracks of heavy steel rails upon a deep bed
of broken stone ballast, and Its bridghs art
all of iron or stone, its passenger trains
are equipped with every known improve
ment lor comtort and safety, and are run at
faster speed for greater distances than tht
trains of toy line on the continent. Tht
company nas largely increased its equip
ment lor C'eiltennial travel, and will be pre
pared to build ia its own shops, at short
notice sufficient te fully accommodate any
any extra demand. The unequalled re
sources at the command of the company
of the company Kuarantee tht most Derfact
accommodations for all itt patrons during
uio ventauDiai cuiiumon.
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Pennsylvania Railroad is so iustly celebra
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roauway an ever-cnangmr panorama ot
river mountain and landscape viewa une
qualed in America.
Tht eating stations on this lint are un
surpassed. Meals will be furnished at suit
able hours and ample time allowed lor tn
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