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.ilttO BUSINESS HOUSES.
Net. Any biuim-a flrtu caiatave three line
pace, In this column under appropriate heading
Uh Tfe tit per month or t2 per year
ayahle quarterly in advance.
Ifwrdwnre. Mloven Hud Ties Wm.
A. H A LLRY Dealer in 8tovea,Tln and Hard
ware, tiaidenand rarmera' Implement, Wire
ii.mli, Iteirlifl.'ratora, rumps and Ijiddera.
1" Commercial Avmue. (.iiitcrlnir, (ml Job
Work done on ahnrt uotice,
.I.MimilKT-ftealvriahanl and Kiftluui
wr, flooring, celllnir, aidioK and aurfuced
lumber, lath and alilngles. Office and yard
.orner Twentieth atreet and Washington avenue-
LANCASTER 4 KICK-Dealere In aaah.
loora. Ulinda, ate., hard and aoit lumber and
ninnies. Yard and ortke, Commercial avenue
onier 17th atreet.
I). UAUl'MAii Dealer in QueenHtrare, Toya,
Laiupaaadall kinila of fancy artielee. Comuier
; al avenue, corner 'ilk unset.
WILMAM WiNTElt-Sixth atreet between
Joininerclal avenue and Waaliinnton avenue.
lotbluK and Merchant Tailoring.
JOHN ANTIUM -Merchant Tailor and dealer
lu Heady MadeClothiiiK. 7S Ohio IeTee.
Heal Katata Agenalea.
M. J. HOW LEY Heal Kstate Agent. Buya
and lella real estate, collect rent, iiaya taxes
lornon-rcaldants.etc. Coruruercial avenue, be
tween Ninth anil Tenth strata.
l I INKLK TIIIHTLKWOOl)
II Cotton and Tobacco factor and pro
prietors or the rarnutrs' Tobacco Warehouse,
A UT Cominmerclal Avenue.
flAHl'EU YOST- " "
j Central r'orwarlln and Commission
merchant, for the aale or farm, (Jardcn, Or
chard and Dairy I'roduce. t" Ohio lvee.
EA. WIfkELOCK ft CO.
General Forwarding and Commualon
merchant, and dealera iu all linia of Fruit and
I'roduce. 64 Ohio Levee. t'cniiitiiruenla olie
ited, rjtenclle lurnuheU on application.
ITIIUNEUM One Nigh Only
Saturday, Dec. 22.
MOS. W. BBOWN.... Busmen Mauagrr
ifetasi tihiiejs juiisiAKtmiti n akzi::ai
The Marveloul Living Wonder in remedy,
SOL SMITH RUSSELL
And HU Great Coin piny of
Musical Stars !
JULES 0. LOMBARD
MiM AliKTTA CAMI Soprano.
Jllss AXN A HOLimooK, Contralto.
Miss AN NIK L'K.VJ'ELLE, 1'iauNt.
Ir..ll'l, MO. U MHAIiD.l'rofundo Basso
Mr. LOCIS P. I'FAL', Tenor,
And the IiilinitaMu
Sot Smith Russell.
loornopea at 7 ; Concert conjuienoii at S.
ADMISSION, 75 aud 5o Cents.
Heats ran be secured in advance at Dan
Uartiuan'i without extra ctmrge.
On Dec. 21 st. a grand masquerade ball
will be given at Kluge's Hall under the
auspic-s of a number of tt young ceo
tlenien of tills city. The best music- that
ran be procured will be In attendaoce,and
it is proposed by the manager to make
the ball the most tuccosslul of the season
in point of enjoyment. As the initiatory
masquerade oi the year there Is no doubt
but what the attendance will be large-,
and as the larger the number, the more
the pleasure at a ball mask, we do not
hesitate to predict a good time for those
who attend. The tallowing are the com
mit ol arrangements :
Geo. M. Frascr,
Geo. M. Fry,
1'artles who wish to attend can pro
cure masks at Dan Hart man's.
SEVENTEENTH ANNUAL BALL.
The Hibernian Fire Co.,No.4 will give a
Gli AND BALL AND SITTER
on New Year's Eve, Dec. 31st at
SchctTs Hall. The proceeds will bo ap
plied to the building of our New Engine
House. The committee are making such
arrangement as will insure a pleasant and
agreeable evening's entertainment. The
public Is Inyited. Tickets $1.
A. Susanka. Ed. Dezonia.
P. J.THIsTI.RWOOi). W. H. Stonkr.
M.J. HOW LEY.
Tito bulance of this week, we will noil
f reh sound Baltimore oysters by tho can,
and Mobile bulk oysters by the hundred at
the following reduced rates:
Four cans warranted good for one dol
lar. Mobile bulk oysters fine and fat, 100
for nlty cents.
We offer the above Inducement on ac
count of having an over stook on band, so
as to give place to the large stock that will
arrive next week for the Holidays.
W-19-Ot. H. Winiir A Co.
The regular annual meeting of the
stockholders of tho City National bank ol
Cairo for the election ot a board of direc
tors will bo hold nt tlio office of the bank
on Tuesday, the 8th day of January, 1578,
at the hour of 10 a.m.
W. Hysi.op, Cashier.
Pec. 7, 1877. d3od.
J. Burger has recently closed out sev
eral large lots of Foreign and American
Dress Goods, and is offering the tame at
prices never before known In this elty.
Call and be convinced at J. Burger's,
Commertial avenue, Cairo, IU. lMMf
Shell oysters just received at tho
Harry Wai kfu.
Just received at tlio
ut received at tlio
The "PeerUs" is tho llnest 5-cent
I'l'ar in the city and 1 sold only by Phil.
Saup. 12 12 ff
A lull lino of flannels and blankets,
from the best manufactories Iu the coun
try are now on salo at .1. Ilurcr's ot a
sacrifice In the cost price. 12-l.Vtf
No adultcratlves of an Injurious char-i
actor are used In the candies mado by
Phil. Saup. He has the linc-t and best
selected stock la tlw city. 12-12-tf.
For the next thirty days J. Burger
will oflur his extensive stock of fabrics
and silks of innumerable grades and pat
terns to the public at greatly reduced
prices. J2-1--- tt
An unexcelled variety ol z"phj'M,
wools and fancy article-, ot all Hhades
and colors, form un attractive teaturo lu
the elegant liolltlny display at J. Burger's.
'It Is nn undisputed fact that the
llnest general line of dry goods, carpels
and oil cloths to be found in the city can
be seen at the popular boimc of .f. Bur
Ladies and Misses' cloaks and lurs ol
the llnest material aud workmanship,
will be a special feature in the sale of
goods during the holidays at the house
of J. Burger. 12-15-tt.
Persons contemplating their holiday
purchases will do well to call at the tiou-t-
ol J. Burger. For elegant and unlimited
Variety his stock is unsurpassed, and
prices have been reduced to astonishingly
low llgures. 12i5-tf
A line lineol caramels is now being
made by Phil Saup. Physicians recom
mend his pino tar and hoarhound cara
mels us preserving medicinal properties
which alford relief to jersoDs nlllicted
with colds, hoar.H-ncs. etc, 12-12tf
Baker's Cod J.lver Oil, Lime, aud
Wild Cherry u'ickly relieves Throat and
Lung diseases, and Imparts vigor and
new lilc to debiliated constitutions. Plea
santlutat-te. J. C Cakkr & Co.,
(Oct. 13, 5-w) Philadelphia, Fa.
The reputation which the house of
J. Burger has attained In the salo ot
gent's furnishing goods' will not de
teriorate. An examination of the fine
stock now on hand will satisfy the tnot
skeptical of its superiority. 12-l.Vtf.
The ladies t of the Presbyterian
Churcli will hold a fair on December 20th
at Jlensrs. Hinkle A Thistlewood's ware
house, for the sale of useful and fancy
articles, Ai!iiil"i"n TO ets. uppr 40
Ladiis wishing to take lessons ia
dancing aro solicited to meet at Turner
Hall promptly at 2 p.m. on Saturday
next, 22d inst., ac which time Prol.
Smith will be ready with a competent
lady assistant to receive them. Terms
reasonable. 12-1G 3t
As the hou?e has conclu.li.-d to go out
of the trade in ladies' shoos, for the next
thirty days ,T. Burger will ofl'er this line
of good at actual cost. Ladles desiring
to purchase will find a full and complete
stock ot the best make Irom which to se
lect. The holidays are about here and we
desire to Impress upon our readers the
fact that Phil. Saup has the best assort
ment and fluent display of candies to be
found in the city. Mr. Saup manufac
tures his own candy and can thus un
hesitatingly vouch for it? purity.
Phil Saup makes a fine display of
candles in his show window. He reports
that his holiday trade necessitates the tax
ing ot manufactory to its utmost capacity,
as he Is both filling orders irom houses at
other points and preparing for Christmas
and New Vear's sales. 12-12tl
It has become an almost universal
complaint that it is impossible to procure
a good 5 cent cigar in Cairo. To smo
kers we would say that the "Peerless," a
5 cent cigar which Is manufactured ex
pressly for Phil. Saup, is a cigar which
will meet with their favor. 1212-tt.
Children cry lor Titchcr's Castoria
It is as pleasant to take as honey. It
contains no morphine or other deleter
lovs ingredient, and Is suro to expel
wormB, cure wind colic, regulate the
bowels and stomach, and overcome irri
tation caused by rash or cutting feeth.
Mothers can rest, and children enjoy
health, who use Castoria. It is harm
less, It is certainly speedy, and it is
Chrlatmaa Ornna;,Clioii-e Bnilar, At.
Will receive two separate consign
ments ot CO bbls choice selected "coast
oranges," to arrive Wednesday. Dec.
19th, and Saturday, Dec. 22d, for holi
days. These are line, all selected to or
dcr; also will receive 10 bbls of choice
Texas pecans; also on band, as usual,
"Huston's Gild-Edge Butter, lu 10 pound
palls and 20 pound tubs; also choice leaf
lard, In 12 pound pails, 10c per !l; also
all grades ol butter at all prices; also, to
arrive Saturday, 19 cases of choice se
lected 'Cincinnati Celery." On band,
"Cobtlen Cider," in 30 and 45 gallons
bbl size. Call and bo convinced.
S. E. Wilson,
No. 83 Ohio Levee.
Cairo, Dec. 18, 1877. 12-l."it
t far Kent.
A neat cottage, four rooms. Apply to
B. F. Blako. 11-30-tl
Juit received, 800 barrels cholco apples;
at 61 Ohio Levee. H.Leigrtox.
SLufluerade masks for rent at Tur
-Mr. Oberly left for Springfield Lir.t
night to uttcud a meeting of board of
railroad and warehouse cixnmlaslonen
The proceedings ol tlio . board ot
county commissioners will be read with
Interest by the tax payers. They tiro
lull Interest to the public generally.
A glance at tho great length of tho
proceedings ol tho board ol county com
missions, w hich we publish in this morn
ing Bulletin, will give tho reader an
idea oi the amount of labor and time
necessary to put them Into type.
Tho young gentlemen who have tho
management of tho masquerade bull to
take place .at Kluge's hall on Friday
night In hand have mado all the necessa
ry arrangements, and now only wait tho
night of tho ball to come round. They
have assuranco that the attendance) will
be large, and anticipato a glorious good
We understand that a number of the
members of the Cairo Reform Club havo
made arrangements to vioit L'llin on
Saturduy and Sunday nights, lor the pur
pose of getting up a temperanco revival
there. It Is said that Col. It. B, Towns
Will bo present and deliver nn address.
Among the Cairoltes who aro expected
to go are Dr. Diiiining, W. J. McGce
A certain man In the lower part of
the city has been act-used of a inot.t
benious offense toward a little seven
year old girl, the daughter of a well
known citizen. The proof against him,
it is asserted, is positive. II the story
we have been told is correct, then this
beast in human form should not bo per
mitted to live in any decent community.
Wc with-hold names for prudential rea
sons. Ileinciiitier the lair and festival to
be given by lhel'i lies of the Presbyterian
Churcli, at Messrs. Hinkle X Thistle
wood's warehouse. The committee on
decorations worked Lard all day yester
day in order to get the spacious hull in
order for the occasion. It is to be hoped
that they will lm rewarded lor their
pains. Let all who can spare the tine
drop iu at the warehouse this evening.
Win. Hehlioir. Denier in mill Mium
liiciurer of I iirnltiire.
Offers special inducements In Dressing
Cases and Parlor Suits. Also In all vnri
itica of Furniture, such as Folding, Camp,
Cane, Wood Seat, itockers and chairs;
Bedsteads, Bureaus, Looking Glasses,
.Mattresses, and all other articles of furni
ture immaginablc. The bloody chasm of
bottom prices has been reached, and Mr.
Elchhoff now stands ready to meet the
reasonable requirements of the clcst
buyers, either ol large or small quanti
ties, and satisfaction guarant'.-ed. Po
liteness aud courteous treatment assured
all wishing to examine goods. I invite
all persons to come and look at my stock
and obtain my prices. Factory and sales
room corner of Seventeenth street and
Washington avenue. 17-lin
AT E. A. TOKO'S
VAKIETV BRACKET STORi:.
Beautiful Velvet Albums. Velvet
Frames, Foot Rests, Music Stands, Doll
Furniture, Ladies' Toilets, Card Receiv
ers, Panel Statuary, Beautiful Chromos,
Hash's of all kinds, Book Cases, Clock
Shelves, lancy inuies, Autumn cities
Chromo Mottoes, Picture Frames nf all
kinds from 5 cents to?5.
Pictures Frame 1 to Order.
Be ward Cards and Prizes for School''.
Washington Ave., near Tenth t,
A FI LL LINE
STEUOCOPES & VIEWS,
PICTLT.E3 and FRAMES,
(rames of all kinds, ut
B. F. PARKER'S,
City Book and New s Store.
Mr, George Wise, tonsouial artist, late
with Conrad Alba, the Sixth street bar
ber, has opened a shop ot his own on
Ohio Levee t tvo doors above the Planter's
House. Mr. Wise is a first-class barber
and a clever gentleman, and in his inter
course with his patrons is always attcn.
tive and courteous. His shop is fitted up
In fine style, and ho asks his old friends
and acquaintances to give him a rail.
Families needing groceries, dry goods,
or any goods that can be ordered, by
dropping a postal card through the post
office will have them delivered promptly
and at lower prices than can be bought
elsewhere in the city. All goods guar
anteed or can be relurned to us. 'Try us
lor bottom prices.
10-tjl. New 1'okk Stouk.
LOOK! LOOK ! !
PETTIS & BIRD,
Corner 14th street and Washington
avenue havo tho best selected stock ot
staplo and limey groceries iu the elty, so
call on them and get jour Christmas
also a largo lot of toys will bo sold at cost
to close out. Fire works sold very cheap.
Still presides at tho corner of Seven
toeth street aud Washington avenue,
and has us usual a lino variety of dress
ing cases and parlor suits and calls spe
cial attention to his llnejo ot camp and
Come, look, buy, pay and then full to
the rear to make room lor the next cus
eorSTY BOA HI).
Concluded from Second Page.
lo the several officers of the county when
Bill of J. T. Thomas lor repairing seal
of County Court, amounting to $1 50,
was presented, and on motion allowed.
Bill? ol the following named persons
lor services as ballifl at the Into Septem
ber term of tho Circuit Court, under rule
and appointment of said court, for the
several amounts below set forth, were
presented, and on motion tho several
amounts written opposite their names in
tho column headed " amounts allowed,"
were ullowcd such persons in payment
lu lull of their respective hills, viz.:
c. y, S-3
.-.imti 2 i ! c t
g 3 Sj
C 3 "i
Jno II (ioanun J i H ( M .V)
.lohn llogan )i ComiaVi- 31 in ,m ihi
W H Kchuller 4 1 el HI M U'l
.ubn li Henry iri M ii M no
John MKchan it h. .-4 M
M J liucklty ',1 Ik ii I m
Barton hini' 'Jl il l' 11 00
The bill of H. F. Miller for services a3
bailifl in the Circuit and County Courts,
amounting to $i;S, was presented, aud on
motion rejected, tho board being advised
that there is no authority in law for the
payment ot taid bill, Mr. Miller uot
having been appointed under rule ol tlio
Dr. Win. Wood, overseer of the poor,
presented his report and a bill for $172 50
for his salary and expenses incurred In
providing for the caro of paupers in lull
to Dec. 1. On motion aid hill was re
Whereupon Dr. Wood submitted, in
lieu of thobill above rejected, a bill for
the sum of $300 33 for like- salary and
expenses. On motion, the sum of S2.5
was allowed him in payment in full of
Bill of Cairo KvtHimj Sun lor advertis
ing local notice to tax-payers, $12, pre
sented, and on motion allowed.-
It appearing to the board that a peti
tion of propcrty-holuers, as required by
law, has been presented, asking that the '
Cairo and Jomboro road, in road dis -
met .u. 20, in tne crossing oi tne Cairo
and St. Louis Railroad, north of the
house of Frank Short, be changed back
to the location it formerly occupied be
fore si'nl road was relocated.
Board thereupon adjourned unli
morrow morning at 'J o'clock.
Wkhnesday, Dec. 12, IS77.
Board met pursuant to adjournment.
Present, Commissioners Halllday, Sum
mons and Brown.
'The board appointed tin; following
fence viewers and instructed the county
clerk to notify them ot their appointment,
Dog Tooth Precinct N. K. II u track
er, W. R. Lane, .1 no. U. Davis.
Goose Island Precinct Tlios. .Ma' tin,
E. Diekerson, R. E. Cavcnder.
Santa Fee Precinct French .tones.
Andy Nau, Wm. McPheeters.
Thebes Precinct James Miller, Nor
man Oul Jacob I.iHt.
Ck-ar Creak A. J. Bunch, .1. I.. San
ders, Nathan Sams.
ilazlewood-Rufii-i .Miller, Paul Mow
cry, Izah V. Vk-k.
Unity Precinct. D. I. C. IIari., W.
J. Millord, Peter Miller.
Report of R. E. Caveuder, road super
Visor of road district No. 4, showing bul.
auee due him lor extra road labor in the
sum of $12, was presented. On motion,
said report was approved and bill al
lowed payable out of Hi ; special road
'The board thereupon resumed the con
sideration of .the matter of setting apart
the current revenue into separate funds,
and fixing the annual appropriations nec
esury to carry on the county governr
ment, when, on motion, tlw following
order was read and entered of record, viz.:
It is ordered by tlio county board that
the county taxes leviwl aud to bo col
lected for the year 1S77, and the revenue
arising therefrom when collected, he,
and the same is hereby declared, a "se
ci'ii fund for dtfraylng tht ordinary and
neeei,aanj txpnites of the county fir Ike
current fiscal year ending S'jd. 1, JSTS,"
and heruoy bo appropriated and set apart
in the amounts and lor the special nur
poses following, viz.:
Erpenjes of Circuit Court
Kor paying Jurors and such deputy
fchei lfla a i may b appointed under
rule ol raid court, tor service in aud
about auoti court, t be allowed fur
euchicrvice l '-U each, the emu of. .S V'ieo
For paying aulurv of co.inty jniljfc uw
jurors' Uc-i iu nald court, the ouiu ol
f 1,'H.U 'HI
Dieting I'riaoners in County Jail
ror p.iy tnjr cost of dieting prisoner in
county jail, the Hum of .',"i0 (io
For payinif cost of providing lor paup
ers 'JjI'IHI (Kl
For pyiD expcncg nf halning dec
ti.us M io
Stationery and Fuel
For coat of furnishing- stationery and
fii-1 for the several county oillm and
court rooms (in eo
Rotird of County Commissionera--For
paying per diem and nilliatre of
members , mo mi
Superintendent of Schools
To pay compensation as licietofoic
ilxed '.'.'iO' i
County Treasurer aud Aae8ov -To
pay commissions on his receipts
anil expenditures and lor niakiim an-
sissiiieut for ls7H -,nt rui
For paying counsel, coroner's fees,
printing und such other expenses us
cannot beowlereBe'.n, the sumuf.. '.',(00 no
!.', s7l 110
County Ofllcers, to lie paid from fees uccordlug
to law wlu-ie aenillcientaniount is camel and
collected to pity lac compensation u hereto
fore tlxctl, vU..
Sheriff und ei'oillcio collector, self
deputy (clerk hire) nnd expenses $ 2,oi) 00
Circuit clerk, self and clerk hbe 1,'.-'imi
County ch-rk, tell and clerk hire l.t'.'-O 00
S 0.UT0 no
Romls und Ilrt Iges (out of "Head Fund)
Forcnat of repairing roada.iad bridges
within the county, the emu of I Von (
it Is further ordered by tho board that
no officer or other person shall Incur nny
liability against tho county in excess of
the amounts appropriated and set apart,
It is lurtber ordered by the board that
said revenue shall be collected, nnd
when collected, hold for the nbovo pur
poses und nonv other; aud only paid out
in pursuance of such warrants as shall
from time to time be, by order of the
board, hereafter drawn tor tho mirnoses
aforesaid against, nnd specially made
payable out of, said "spoolal fuud," and
to the payment whereof said "speelal
fund" le hereby appropriated and pledged
to the extent aforctald, and In the man
ntr aforesaid; the county hereby, It be
ing expressly understood, ssmmilrjg no
personal responsibility In the premises.
It Is lurtber ordered by the board that
In the collection of laid revenue, conhtl
tutlugsald "special fund," tho collector
is hereby notified, required and directed
to receive, when tcudvreJ in payment of
tho county taxes aforesaid, only such
orders or warrants urn! jury certificates
as aro hcrcinuttcrmxt mentioned, aud
no others, to-wit : Ail upccial warrants
that shull bu drawn as atoreeaiif against,
aud specially madu payable out of, said
"special fund" by this order created,
and all jury certificates issued during
tho current jeur commencing Sept. 1,
It is lurtber ordered by tho hoard that
u'l forfeited county taxes for tho year
ls7'i anil prior years, when collected, aro
hereby et apart lor tho payment ol
county warrants and jurors' certificates
hlrawn prlur to Sept. 8, 1877, (tho date cd
tun lev) my ot tho county tax for 1S77.)
Ordered, that for the payment of nil
claims allowed ut this term payable out
tit the road fund, the clerk is hereby di
rected to draw orders upon the treasurer
on said Kind in full of said claims, and
lor ail other claims allowed at this term,
tho clerk Is hereby authorized to issue to
tho proper parties a warrant in the fol
lowing form, to wit :
TKKlHlTtKK OT ALEXAXUKK COtMY,
eTATK Ot' ILLINOIS.
Out ot the "special fund for defraying
tins oruuiury una necessary t-xpeiues ol
tne county fur the fiscal year ending
Sent. 1, li78," to wit: The countv taxes
of said county, levied Sept. 8, i77 lor
mo year tew, wlnui coltueleil. SUV to the
sum of dollars, with interest at tho
rate ot ten per cent, per annum from
da;e hereof until paid ; and charge same
to account of ; which taxes are
by order of tho County Board ot said
county specially set apart, appropriated
an 1 pledged to the payunent of this war
rant, which is receivable in payment of
said tuxes, mid issued and accepted upon
the express condition that the holder
tliereol i-liall Inok solely to said "special
fund" lor payment thereof, and said
county shall uictir no liability in the
! tied by order of said board at its
December Term, 1 S77 , and dated this
day , A. D. 1 s77.
Tho following preamble and resolu!
tions were oflered and on motion adop
Whereas, on the 7th day of June, 1877,
the foUoivmtr order u-w imaji.il uml .....
j tered of record by the board ot county
I commissioners, to-wu
Ordered that Jacob G. Lynch I c and
he is hereby directed to write up and
place in proper lorm the unfinished busi
ness of tbe elerk's office and tiiat by him
self or competent person hu commence
the work within live days from this dale
and complete the same without delay,
and lor that purpose ho will be allowed
tho use ot tlio county clerk's office, its
books and papers, and in, case of his neg
lect or refusal to comply with this order,
this board will in duty bound appoint
and employ some competent person to
do said work and charge tho expenses of
the same to said Lynch, and tho board
having employed F. S. Smith to do the
work of said Lynch in completing and
writing up said records and the work
done by said Smith not completing said
records; and;wliereas the said Lynch ap
peared before this board on tho Gth inst.
ami faithfully promised to commence on
that day and continue said work from
day today until completed; ind whereas,
the said Lynch did on that day make out
solely tor his own benefit a few fee bills
and did not again goto the clerk's office
until this date when ho performed but
little if any ol tbe work rouuired and thua
ha so conducted himself as to sutisly this
uuaru mat- n cannm reiy upon mm com
plying with the order heretofore made;
and whereas it is necessary that some
steps should bo immediately tuken to
cause the saiil records to bo brought up
at mice thereferc; be it
Resolved, That the clerk bo and is here
by Instructed to prepare and cause to be
served upon the said J. T. Lynch, nnd H.
Watson Webb, C. Winston. F. M. Stock
llrth. Andrew Lohr and C. JIanny, his
bondsmen, that unless lie and they cause
to bo commenced at once and completed
without further delay tho writing and
putting in proper shape the records of his
office up to the tfnto of his resignation,
Viz: June 7th. 1877, this board will em-,
ploy some competent person at the ex
pense of said Lynch nnd the said
men to do said work of writing tip and
c.Jiupit'iing Nam records.
Rewired, That until tho 17th Inst. is
given the said Lynch and Ids bondsmen
to comply herewith.
'Resolved, Further that thesnld Jacob G.
Lynch and his said bondsmen be notified
that unless tho said Lynch or said bonds
men prepare or cause to b prepared by
Jami'iry 1st, 1S7S, his report of fees tor
the last two semi-annual terms ot his
office from June 1st. 1S70. as required by
law anil which he has failed to do, this
board will employ some person to nienare
such reports at his and their expense and
win noiu me saiu Lyncn ana said bonds
men responsible for all fees which by
law he was authorized to demand and
receive during such terms.
Bill of C. O. PatierA Co. for supplies
furnished paupers, amounting to $22.
was presented, and on motion allowed.
'The following bills were also allowed :
Of'T. W. Hallidayi commissioner,
tier diem, in full $27 00
Of Geo. W. Summons, commission.
er, milage and per diem, in full... 20 CO
Of Martin Brown, commissioner,
per diem, in lull 20 GO
Ol Samuel J, Humm, countyclerk,
per diem, In full 27 00
Board thereupon adjourned.
Samit.l J. Humm,
Am I too I.nte?
Not w bile thero is life lelt. Tho weary
pilgrim's heart Is gladdened as he comes
In view of tho desert's oasis, forget I ul of
his past sufferings Irom tho burning sand,
and thrist, Tho mariner's heart hounds
with joy as ho sees his native slioro alter
months of cxposme, and tho remaining
duties ho has to perform on board ere
his foot presses ogain his nativo soil arc
dono with an alacrity attcstlvo ol his In
ward rejoicing. So there is hope for you,
poorsull'ercr, in rebuilding your enfeeb
led constitution. Tho daily uso of a ccr
tain well known remedy will increase
tho appetite, assist the secretions and ex
cretions, promote natural rest, and bring
tho bloom ol health ouco more to your
emaciated cheeks. That valuable remedy
is tho Homo Stomach Bitters.
Nan ta ( Iriua mill Hi Nliow IIiiiino.
The children of tho Episcopal Sunday
School will celebrate holy innocent's
day, Friday, Deo, 28th, by n Christmas
play, entitled "Suuta Claus and his Snow
House," at Turner Hall, at 7 o'clock p.
m. Christmas carols, a visit from Santa
Claus and his dwarfs and tlio Fairy
Queen, and bountiful refreshments lor the
little folks, will make tho evening a Joy
ous one. llolrcshmonts will be served to
those desiring them, outsldo of the
l.'hool, and a cordial welcome given to
all. Admission 10 cents, 19-dtd
Extraordinary Inducements to Purchaser?
TTutil after G-liritxx.Aa XtTeelx..
FOIl TUB KTELSLT TETHITY DAYS
Willi offer to the Public tome unprecedented Bargain in
The Finest assortment of Ladies' Cloaks and Fun In the City.
Unequalled Attractions-Silk llandercnlefr, Collars, Cuffs and Ties in larae vaiiely and
A Full siid Complete Lino ot (rents' Furnishing Goods sold at aatonlihlogly lowprieei.
Zephyrs, Wools and Fancy artlcloi of all shades and colon.
Ladles Shoes actually at Cost.
Carpets and Oil Cloths in endless variety, quality and pattern.
Wo take pleasure in announcing to our patrons and the public grnerally that We
are now ottering special inducements to those who purchase within the next 80
days. A thousand new and attractive articles of vertu are now on exhibition, and
are being ottered at most extraordinarily low prices.
J. Ill It(E.
PHOIX DRUG STORE
Corner 18th Street & Com'r'l Ave.v
I Have Opened an
DRUGS, MEDICINES, CHEMICALS, STATIONTOT
And Toilet Articles,
To Which I Call tho Attention of the Public
Jrl will make the accurate corapcunding of physisians prescriptions a ipe-m"'-
- Q. E. O'HAEA.
The Turner's will give a Grand Ball
at their Hall on New Year's evening.
'They know-how to do it.
Vital weikness or depression: a weak
exhausted feeling, no energy or courage;
the result ol mental over-work, indis
cretions or excesses, or some drain on the
system, is always cured by Humphrey's
Homeopathic Specific No. 2S. Ic tones
up and invigorates the system, Imparts
strength and energy stops the drain and
rejuvenates the entire man. Been used
twenty years with perfect success by
thousands. Sold by dealers. Price $1
per single vial, or $3 per package of five
vials and $2 vial of powder. Sent by
mail on receipt of price. Address
Humphrey's Homeopathic Medicine
Company. 109 Fulton street N. V.
xpily 13-ikt w
A Urmle Hint.
lu our stylo ot climate, with its sudden
changes of temperature rain, wind and
sunshine often intermingle in a single
day it is no wonder that our ehil ren,
friends and relatives aro so frequently
taken from us by neglected colds, half the
deaths resulting directly from this cause.
A bottle ot Boschee'sCerman Syrup kept
about your home for Immediate use will
prevent serious sickness, a largo doctor's
bill, and perhaps death, by tho use of
three or four doses. For curing Con
sumption, Hemorrhages, Pneumonia,
Severe Coughs, Croup, or any disease ol
the Throat or Lungs, its success is simply
wonderful, as your druggist will tell you
German Syrup is now sold in every town
and villago on this continent. Sample
bottles for trial, 10c; regular size, 7io.
EJ. Braxton has returned to his old
stand in tlio Itciser building, where ho is
better prepared than ever to accomrao
lato Ins patrons and the public who
may favor him with a call. He has gone
to considerable expense In fitting up a
couple of nicely furnished rooms, which
ho has provided with all the latest Im
provements and conveniences. He em
ploys only first class workmen and thoso
who patronize him will have their wants
attended to in stylo and will receive
Tbe Centaur Li iiiuienis are tie great
est reiEtKiteo ever discovered lor all llesh,
bono and tmuulc ailments bites, bruises,
swellings, burns, rheumatism, stiff joints,
etc. What tho White Liniment does lor
the human laiully, tho Yellow Liniment
does tor horses aud animals. They are
cheap, they aro convenient, and they are
certain lu their effects. ll-ll-13w
ilk, Braves ! Co.
and all kinds Country Produce.
03 Ohio Leveo. Cairo. Ills.
SAMUEL P. WHEELER,
Attorney At law
Is hereby given to Anton Stlairala of the
pendency, In tho circuit court ol Alex
ander county, state ot Illinois ot a bill fa
clmncury to enloce vendor's lien, wherein
be is delendaut, and Samuel Staali Tavlor
and Ktlwiu Parsons, trustees or the Cairo
City Property, are complainants; and that
the summons In sild case Is returnable on
the first day ol tbe next term of said
court to be holdonattho court house la
the elty of Cairo, In sold county, on tbe
first Muuday of January. A. D 1878.
JOliN A. REEVE,
Clerk of said Court.
Okkkn & (ln.BRKr, Solicitors.
Cairo, Nov. 7, 1877.
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NO CURE-NO FEE!
tall Wf tmf, Wsjhlnttoti itrl. CW
fa lha ihm avf all
Tlral Chnwlo wl vi-.. Dmtm, Umlml WkMa
Nrvm DcUUtr, u.4 Lex Muieti peraiiataily
rureil, Ur.O. U s iraJiatM of lb lUfurm School. aal mm M
W4 Huts. LA
TfPieur m pantos. ri'17 Mil
, (un) fnuTM ud inn
L1UE IT PtaTta. lilt
hfl C.o (o t
Ml ClmW .nmactHiii lufwQftUM it iiiiw Cm-
IhtiMrHiaNiU, iwhlia Mak tiiK aTaS
Entire New Stock of
Can Be Beautiful
ly Dyed or Be-
paired at a Trif
C. O. D.
ladies d Heats',
Old Hats Made New.
ao. 30, Eighth Street.
Descritte vour cam. and tnd
DISFASFS with is cents, (Correspoad
7.7. fOCaJ ence Fee) to Dr. VAN Erri
oio .Mr. Vernon Street, Philadelphia.
.Paints, Oils, Varnishes
all Paper, Window Gbisa, Win
dow Shadei, &o.
Always on hand, tbe oelebrated lUumiaatt
Oornar Elaventh Street avud Waahl
WHOLESALE AND RETAIL.
T m re rTlfifT
IN THE CITY.
Goods Sold Very Close.
Corner 10th atreet and Commerci Ave).
C. O. PATIER & CO.
O. D, WILLIAMSON,
And Dealer In
He. 78 OHIO LEVEE.
PBL..AL ittiatbt vIvad. t Joiiiiii Ul a .tu
J. D. DEANE, Prop'r
Lata of tii 8t Chaxlaa.
RATES: 12.00 PER DAT
CLOSING OUT AT COST
Mrs. C. McLean desires to announce to
the public that she has determined to
clos3 out her large and elegantly assorted
stock ot M1LLINKKY GOODS. Inclu
ding Ladles' FURNISHING GOODS of
nearly every description, UNDER. .
WEAR, UOSIEItrTetc, with a very
largo assortment of Ladles', Misses' and
Children's SHOES, all of which most be
sold within the next
AtCoBk Now lathe time lor ladles to
buy Hats, and every thins; else In the
1 1 1 1 it
4 l.l will. Iia -..Lul .
jia? a viu villi urv vw vmw mm
ouce, or they will be put out for col- .
eVortiia. MltVi a awTI
tree. iUa 4e Cw. Sv lukla, ataw