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aIRO BUSINESS HOUSES.
Nate. Any bmlneaa Arm ran have three llnee
race, In Mil. iuIuim under appropriate tmulin
itlierete l ei.fiu per montbor super year
ayable quarterly in atlTeuee.
Hardware, fllovea aad Tie. Ware.
A . H AIXKY-Dealer In loee,Tln Mil Hani
n, Uai'lenamt rann-iV Implement, wire
too.l, UefriKeratora, I'nnip ami leiiier.
1.1 Commercial Avenue. Uuiiermtr, end Job
Fork done on ahurt nutlnc.
floorinK, rwllnx, aiding and eurfaeed
lumber, lath and aliiiiglei. Oir and yard
orm-r Twentietli atrewt aud Waeulugton avenue
LA.VCA8TKK ft WCB-Deali'ra In dart,
loora, blinds, ete.. hard and eoft lumber and
hlnglea. Yard ana olluie, turn men: ial avenue
oruar Hlb itreat.
n. II ARTMAN Dealer In Qmeanware, Toys,
Utmpe and all kind of fancy article. Lumiiier
;!al avenue, corner utk lUrvt.
WILIJAM WINTKK-Sixth atrnl between
Dominerclal avenue and Washington avenue.
ClotbUaT and Merchant Tailoring.
JOHN ANTRIM-Merclient Tailor and dralcr
illUwdy Made CloUiiug. 7 Ohio Levee.
Heal Karate Aaenetee.
M. J. HOWLKY Real EaUU Agent, nay
mil ella real eaute, cullei'la rent., para tax
lor non-reeidenta.etc. Commercial avenue, be
tween Ninth and Tenth atreel.
t umuilaalna Herehnnla.
Cotlon and Tobacco Factor ami l-ro-
ijrietora of the Farmer' Toliacro Warehouse,
MAI3 Commim-mal A venue
j Grneral Forwarding and Cornmiitalon
luercbant, lor the aale of Farm, Uardcn, Or
:haril ami Dairy 1'roxluce. to Olilu Iavw,
EA. WllkXLOCK A t.O.
(ieneral Forwarding and Commlfalon
merchant, ami dealers hi ail kinda of Fruit and
Produce. M Ohio Lcve. Consignment .elic
ited. Stencil furnUned on appl nation .
I' ' i i i i. i
SEVENTEENTH ANNUAL BALL.
The Hibernian Fire Co., No. i will give a
GRAND BALL AND SITFER
on New Year's Kve, Dec. 31st at
(teheel's Hall. The proceeds will 1 ap
plied to the building of our New Engine
llouse. The committee are making such
arrangement as will insure a pleasant and
agreeable evening's entertainment. The
public is Invited. Tickets $1.
A. Si'SANii. Ed. df.zo.wa.
P. .f. Thistle wood. . W. H. Stoxkr.
.M. J. ilowi.KY.
Am I loo jttT
Not while there is lile left. The weary
pilgrim's h'-art Is gladdened as he conies
In view ol the desert's oasis, forgetlul of
Ms pant sufieriogs Irom the burning sand,
and ttiriat. The mariner's heart bounds
with joy as he sees his native shore alter
months of exposuie, and the remaining
duties he has to perform on board ere
his foot presses again bis native soil are
done with an alacrity attestlve ot bis in
ward rejoicing. So there is hope lor you,
poor sufferer, in rebuilding your enfeeb
led constitution. The daily use ol a cer
tain well known remedy will increase
the appetite, assist the secretions and ex
cretions, promote natural rest, and bring
the bloom ol health once more to your
emaciated rVeks. That valuable remedy
is the Home Stomach Hitters.
A ttentle Hlal.
In our style ot climate, with its sudden
changes of temperature rain, wind and
sunshine often intermingle in a single
day it is no wonder that our children,
friends and relatives are so frequently
taken lroro us by neglected colds, half the
deaths resulting directly from this cause.
A bottle ot Boschee's German Syrup kept
about your home for immediate use will
prevent serious sickness, a large doctor's
bill, and perhaps death, by the use of
three or four doses. For curing Con
sumption, Hemorrhages, Pneumonia..
(Severe Coughs, Croup, or any disease ot
the Throat or Lungs its success is simply
wonderiul, as your drr ff jlat will tell you
German Syrup is now sold In every town
and village on this continent. Sample
bottles for trial, 10c.; regular size, 73c.
AT E. A. FORD'S
VARIETY BRACKET STOKE.
Beautiful Velvet Albums. Velvet
Frames, Foot Rests, Music Stands, Doll
Furniture, Ladies' Toilets, Card Rcceiv
ers, Panel Statuary, Beautiful Chromos,
Easles of all kinds, Book Cases, Clock
Shelves, Fancy Tables, Autumn Vines
Chromo Mottoes, Picture Frames ol all
kinds from 5 cents to $5.
Pictures Framed to Order.
Reward Cards and Prizes for Schools.
Washington Ave., near Tenth at.
A FULL LINE
STEROCOPES A VIEWS,
PICTURES and FRAMES,
Games of all kinds, at
B. F. PARKER'S,
City Book and News Storo.
The regular animal meeting or tbo
stockholders of the City National bank of
Cairo for the election oi a board of direc
tors will be held at the office of tha bank
on Tuesday, the 8th day of January, 1878,
at the hour of 10 a. m.
W. Hysloi', Cashier.
Dec. 7, 1877. d3od.
J. Burger has recently closed out scv
eral large lots of Foreign and American
Dress Goods, and ii offering tbo same at
prices never belore known in this city.
Call and bo convinced at J. Bdrgcr's,
Commercial avenuo, Cairo, III. 12sl3-tl
The Turner's will give a Grand Ball
at their Hall on New Year's evening.
They know how to do it.
, A&ntcottw,ftnrrft2J) Apply to
B.F.Wse. , IVWitl
All persons indebted to J. II. Boechcr
will please call at Court House saloon
and settle without more public notice.
J. H. Bl.'ECHLII.
Cairo, Dec. 21, 1877. 12-2'Mlt,
Mr. Woodward has returned to the
Business generally w ill be suspended
on Christmas day.
The late rains have nude the. streets
Oh, for a change in the) weather. It
is too " roiled" by far.
Shell oysters Just received at the
Crystal saloon, Harry Wai.kkii.
There was no business ot importance
Liu the police courts yesterday.
Shell oysters just received at the
Crystal saloon. Harry Wai.kkr.
When will our police receive tlieir
Shell oysters U8t received ut the
Crystal saloon. Harry Wai.kkr.
It is u;less to atk the Lord to keep
your "garments unsolled" such weather
Mr. W. Wallace left the city forCet
tralia to 'peud the holidays with rela
For Christmas and New Year Pres
ents, go to the New Jewelry Store in I
W inter's block. U.S2
Judge Dougherty was in the city
yesterday on his way homo from Vienna
where he has been holding court.
The "I'eerWss" is the, ilnest 5-cenU
cigar in the city and is sold only by Phil.
There will be a Christ mas cv? dance
at Hodge's Park, and a number of Cairo
hoys are preparing to attend it.
liuy your Gold Pens, Tooth-Picks
and Silver Fruit Knives at the New Jew
elry store In U inter's block. 12-22
Mr. C. If. Haywood and Wm. Wag
oner ol L'nlty precinct were m the city
yesterday, and called nt the Bci.i.f.tix
Gold and iilver watches, chaim and
rings at the new jewelry store in Winter's
The Reform Club Reading room will
be open to-day. If you do not attend
church, spend your leisure time in
the T.eading room. 11 is the next best
1 he finest silver ware is to be found
at the new jewelry store at 110 Commer"
cial ayenue, in Winter's block. 13-22.
Jifl Thompson has been sick lor sev
eral days, and Is confined to his bed. We
understand he will be removed to the
hospital, where he can bav; better atten
tion and treatment.
Fine Set Rings, and Pins, Charim,
Clooka fbit'l KIlTer Biwtntt at. n 11
C'omrnnrclal ntcnup, In Winter's blork.
The clear Havana filled "Infant"
eigar can be bought tor five cents lrom
II. Schick, No. 142 Commercial avenue.
Mr. Linker is In the city and will
spend the holidays with his family and
friends here. Mr. L. is now a resident of
Dububue, Iowa, and we understand his
family will return there with him.
Don't fail to go to II. Schick tor the
clear Havana filled live cent "Infant."
It is undoubtedly ono of the best cigars
In town. 12-22-1 w
Gold and silver watches, chains,
rings, pens and holders, a largo assort
ment for sale by Edward Ruder, corner of
Eighth and Washington avenue. 12-22
Deputy Sheriff Jack Hodges returned
to the city yesterday from the country,
where he went to summon urymen for
the approaching term ot the circuit
II. Schick, at 142 Commercial aves
uue, sells the celebrated " Infant" 5 cent
cigar. It Is clear Havana filled, and
altogether one ot tho best nicklo cigars
Services will bo held at the German
Lutheran church on Monday evening at
7:30 o'clock. The young lolks, for whom
extensive preparations have been made,
are expected to be present.
For tho next thirty days J. Burger
will offer his extensive stock of fabrics
and silks of innumerable grades and pat
terns to the public at greatly reduced
Dr. Jocelyn, the dentUt is prepared
to do all work in his lino as cheap, and
cheaper, than ever. He is a graduate of
one of the best dental institutions In tke
oountry and understands his business
thoroughly. Those requiring work In his
lino will do well to call on him,
Misses Mamie and Florence, and
Will Ilalliday, left by the Cairo, Arkan
sas and Texas railroad yesterday after
noon lor Hot Springs, whero they go to
spend the holidays with their sister, Miss
Daisy, who has been at tho Springs for
It is nn -undisputed fact that the
finest general lino ol dry goods, carpets
and oil cloths to be found in tbo city can
bo seen ot the popular house of J. Bur
Ladies and Misses' cloaks and lurs ot
the finest material and workmanship,
will bo a special feature In the srIo of
goods during the holidays at the house
of J. Burger. 12-15-tt.
An unexcelled varloty of zephyrs,
wools and fancy articles, oi all shades
and colors, form an attractive feature In
the elegant holiday display at J. Burger's.
Prices reduced Irom 20 to la cents per
It Is probable that Judge Mulkey
will leave for the south to-day. lie will
go first to the Hot (Springs, and aftsr
W luWIt ai iljajaaaajaiaMa
(pending two or three weeks there will
go to Texas, wharc he will visit all the
leading cities and towns, and return by
way of Colorado. This is tho routo
marked out by the Judge, and ho will
follow It ir nothing occurs to clmngo his
Persons contemplating their holiday
purchases will do well to cull at the house
ol J, Burger. For elegant and unlimited
variety his stock is unsurpassed, and
prices have been reduced to astonishingly
low figures. 12-13-tf
Mr. Robert Lowery, the gentleman
who entertained tho crowd In attendance
at the temperance club meeting on Friday
night, will deliver an address at the same
place on Monday evening, and It is hoped
that there will be a full house to hear
him. Those who heard him on Friday
night will not mi i hearing him on this
The reputation which the hou?e of
J. Burger has attained In tho sale of
gent's furnishing goods will not de
teriorate. An cxaininatlou of the fine
stock now on hand will satisfy the most
Bkeptical of its superiority. 12-15-tf.
As the hoiiEc has concluded to go out
of the trade in ladies' shoes, for the next
thirty days J. Burger will offer this line
of goods at actual cost, ladles desiring
to purchase will find a full and complete
etcck ol the best make from which to se
lect. The holidays are about here and we
desire So impress upon our readers the
fact that Phil. Saup lias the best assort
ment and linent display of candies to be
found in the city. Mr. Saup manufac
tures his ofn candy and can thus un
hesitatingly vouch for it purity.
One of the features of the Christmas
Day parade by the Cairo Temperance
Reform Club is the review ol the column
at Custom-hoibe square by the ladies ot
th.j IVown'H Christian Temperance
I'nion, as the proc'sion passes up Wash
ington avenue. The marshal will as
sign a position to the carriages of citi
rens who may feel Inclined to add to the
procession by sending their carriage and
Phil Faup makes a lino display of
candies in his dhow window. Hcreporla
that his holiday trade nece.wltates the tak
ing ot manufactory to iuutmo.-t capacity,
as he is botli filling orders from houses at
other points and preparing for 'hrlstmai
and New Year's sales. 12-1 2lf
The seventeenth annual ball of tho
Hibernian fire company, which comes olf
on New Year's eve at Scheels' hall,
promises to be a very enjoyable aflair.
Extensive preparations are already being
made for the event, and, as usual, the
company will spare no expense to make
It a success. This company has each
year, for sixteen successive years, given
the most enjoyable balls cyer attended by
our citizens, and this promises to be one
of the old kind.
The ladies of the Presbyterian
Church will hold a fair o:i December 20th
at Messrs. Uinkle A Thistlewood's ware
hoiiix', for the sale of ueful and fancy
articles. Admission IOcts. Supper 40
cts. 12-10 31
Baker's Cod Liver Oil, Lime, and
Wild Cherry q.;ckly relieves Throat and
Lung diseases, and imparts vigor and
new lile to debiliated constitutions. Plea
sant in taste. J. C. Baker & Co.,
(Oct. 13, 3-w) Philadelphia, Pa.
Judge Mulkey received a telegram
yesterday announcing that a new trial
had been granted in the case of Aiken,
who was convicted, a lew days a?o, Iu
the Gallatin county circuit, ol murder.
Judgo Mulkey and D. T. Llncgar, Esq.,
are attorneys for Aiken, who is charged
with being one ol three men who, some
tivelvo years ago, murdered an old man
named Stewart, who resided nearC-irmi,
in White county.
A fine line ot caramels is now being
made by Phil Saup. Physicians recom
mend his pine tar and hoarhound cara
mels as preserving medicinal properties
which afford relief to persons nlllicted
with colds, hoarseness, etc. 12-12tf
The Christmas services at the Epis
copal church will be appropriate to the
occasion. The church will be hand
somely decorated, and the service, which,
we understand, will commence at 10
o'clock a. m., will doubtless bo nn at-'
traction. The music on this day will he
excellent, as a fine choir has been or
ganized for the occasion, composed of
Messrs. W. II. Morris and Frank Howe,
Mrs. W.'P. Wright and Miss Carrie
Ladies wishing to take lessons in
dancing nro solicited to meet nt Turner
nail promptly nt 2 p. m. on Saturday
next, 22d Inst., at which time Prof.
Smith will bo ready with a competent
lady assistant to receive them. Terms
reasonable. 12-10 3t
Keobler Bros, are again ahead. Yes
terday they slaughtered that buffalo and
to-day, perhaps, will slaughter the cow
which took tho premium at tho Charles
ton, Mo., fair. Persons wanting some
thing good and rare in the buffalo or
beef Hue should not forget Keohler Bros.
Remember they have two shops, one on
tho corner ot Eighth and the other at tho
corner ol Eleventh and Washington.
Wo are inlorraod by the young gen
tlemen who proposo giving the com
plimentary party at the Planters' House,
that wo were Incorrect In stating that
their party would be an opposition
party. They assert; that the "Cano
Brlgado" contemplated giving a party
on Now Year's cvo long before any
other party was thought of by others.
However this may bo, wo know nothing
about tho affair, and stated merely wlut
Edward A. Budur, at the old stand,
corner Eighth street and Washington
avenuo, has this day received a large
stock of the best make of gold pens, tooth
picks, charms, etc., mounted with gold,
silver, pearl, Ivory, ebony, cellalold, etc.,
toads expnwly lor the holidays, which
be Intends to sell at the very lowest
It bus become an almost universal
complaint that It is Impossible to procure
a good 5 cent cigar In Culro. To smo
kcrs we would say that tho "Peerless," a
5 cent cljrar which U manufactured ex
pressly for Phil. Saup, Is a cigar which
will meet with their favor. 12-12-tf.
Grandfather Pitcher says he can raiso
tho required amount to put tho town
clock iu tho Delta City engine house cu
palo in ten days. All that Is wanting
now Is the endowment of Mr. P. by the
fire company as such collector with the
right to solicit subscriptions therefor.
Two hundred and lllty dollars will foot
the bill, and we have no doubt that sum
can be easily raised without going outside
ot the fourth ward, but as the dock will
be a benefit to the whole city, should out
side help bo necessary, it would not bo
out of phico to ask It,
Tho Coutaur Liniments are the great
est remed;') ever discovered for all llcfch,
bono and muscle ailments bites, bruises,
swellings, burns, rheumatism, 6till'joiuts,
etc. What tho White Liniment docs for
the human family, the Yellow Liniment
does tor horses and animals. They are
cheap, they are convenient, and they are
certain hi their effects. ll-ll-13w
Wednesday evening, at about 0:30
o'clock, a drunken umbrella mender
took It Into his bead that the capacity of
his stomach could accommodate a sump
tlous meal, whereupon ho entered Mrs.
Manlon'a house, on Seventeenth and
Commercial, and stated his condition in
terms more commanding than solicitous.
The lady inlormed him that she did not
keep a boarding hou-e, when he insisted
that he would have grub or fight. On a
second refusal, ho made a lunge for her
with the avowed intention ot giving her
a trouncing. Her screams brought her
husband and two brotherssin-law to her
assistance, when the tramp was "sums
marily" dealt witu.
' Children cry lor Pjtcher's Castoria
ft Is as pleasant to take as honey. It I
' contains no morphine or other deleter-
lov.s ingredient, and is sure to expel
i worms, cure wind colic, regulato the
bowels and stomach, nad overcome irri
ta'ion caued by rash or cutting Iceth.
Mothers can rest, and children enjoy
health, who use (.'astoria. It is harm
less, it is certainly rpetdy, and it Is
At u meeting of tho Hibernian Fire
Co. No. 4, held at their hall, Dec. 20th,
la'77, the following resolutions were
unanimously adopted :
JiftuU-ed, That we tender our sincere
thanks to Div. Supt. C. A. Beck, of the
1. C. IS. IS., tor his appreciable kindness
in allowing us the u.e ot one car und en
gine to convey the mortal remains of our
deceased brother, Martin Collce, to the
place of burial, and
Jiesolctd, That we also tender our sin
cere thanks to Master Mechanic W. W.
Wallace tor his exertion iu behalf ot the
JgltcWieiJ, That the foresoing resolu
tions be spread at large on the journal
and published in the Cairo papers.
The tiolioracllinsr committee of the
Hibernian Fire Company will begin can
vassing the city to-morrow for the sale
of tickets for their big ballot New Year's
eve. ;The sub-committees of the ball
havebef.n appointed and arrangements
are being perfected that will insure an
agreeable occasion. The proceeds ol this
ball, be it remembered, will he applied
towards the erection of their proposed
new engine house, to be built iu the third
ward, in the vicinity of the present house.
The company hope, with the assistance
of the city council, to be able to put up
such a building as will not only be ample
lor their peculiar purposes, but will bo of
service to our citizens in the way of hold
ing public meetings, bazars, etc., gratis
therein. Beintf located near tho centre
of the city, it will be more convenient lor
such, purposes than hills in either ex
tremity ol the city, Wc hope our busi-,
ness men will encourage the boys by pat
ronizing them on this occasion, and in no
c.iceturn them away empty handed, Buy
at least one ticket. .
I li lire h Xotirca.
There will be seryiecs In the Presby
terian church this morning and evening,
Rev. Mr. George ollkiating. All are in
vited. Sunday school ut the usual hour.
Rev. U. Derschner will preach in the
German Lutheran church this morning
at 10 o'clock. Sunday school at 2 o'clock
There will he preaching iu the Chris
tian chureli on Eighteenth street this
morning and evening, Elder W. A.
Blake ollielating. A cardial invitation
is extended to all to attend.
i'he Methodist church has been beau
tifully decorated for tho holidays, nnd
everybody Is cordially Invited to attend
service there to-morrow morning at 11
o'clock, at which time Rev. A. P. Mor
rison, the pastor, will preach from "This
man rcceivetli sinners." In the evening,
at the regular hour, he will preach from
"The place which is called Calvary."
Sunday school at 3 o'clock p. m.
There will be services as usual at the
Episcopal church to-duy both morning
and evening. Tho morning sermon will
bo appropriate to the season. In tho
evening tho rector will resume ills course
of lectures on tho "Ten Command
ments," and will contlnuo tho course
until completed on each Sunday evening
following. The continuation ot tho scries
will commenco this evening with the
seventh commandment, " Thou shalt not
PETTIS & BIRD,
Corner 11th street and Washington
avenuo have tho best selected stock ot
staple and luncy groceries In the city, so
call on them mid get your Christmas
also a large lot of toys will be sold at cost
to close out. Fire works sold very cheap.
If IS DOOJI lEALRn
HARRISON HlllKI.OW, THE Ml'mUXER, TO
UK EAXCKD OX JAN'. ISl'H.
Judge John Dougherty was In the city
yesterday, on his way home from Vienna,
whero he had been holding circuit court.
From Judgo Dougherty wo learned that
the mot(on tor a new trial In tho case of
Harrison Burklow, conyictcd of tho
murder of Curl W ogoner, at Foreman,
in July last, was overruled, and the death
sentence pronounced upon tho prisoner.
The execution will take place on the 13th
of January. When Judge Dougherty
give hU decision overruling tho motion
I c i new trial, and was about to pro
nounce tho death sentence, Burklow
broke completely down, and gave way to
his let link's, audit was with difllculty, af
ter the sentence, that ho was removed to
his cell in the county jail. The particu
lars of the murder have already appeared
in the columns ol tho Bi:i.i.ktiv.
James Ariictt, who was tried for tho
murder of Edward Mutz was acquitted.
Tho trial lasted ten days, and attracted
Ho ! For the Holidays !
IV. L. BRISTOL, at No. 32 Eighth
street, Is just In receipt of and receiving
a choice lot of
In great -rarUty, including Culilomla
Re 1 Currant Jelly by the pound,
Choice Mixed Candies,
Strictly pure Buckwheat Flour,
OYSTERS, Tl'RKETS, CHICKENS,
Hume and Foreign Fruits, with a full
lino of Fancy and Staple Groceries of all
kinds, at Living Prices.
Also a lot of Christmas TOYS, which
will bo sold low. 12.23.lt
THE REFORM CLUB.
Hit Me.-1 In j rrlilny Mtlil l.nrfe iiud
The Reform I lub meeting, on Friday
evening, notwithstanding the Inclement
weather, was one ot tho largest, most
enthusiastic, and withal most interesting
yet hold by tho Club. After the regular
order of business was disposed ol short
addresses were made by President Dun
ning, John P. Ilely, Capt. W. P. Wright
and others, alter which Col. Robert
Lowery, ol Uallard county, Ky., by in
vitation of President Dunning, took tbo
stand, and lor twenty minutes held
tho audience enraptured by his
eloquence, wit and pathos, in
deed wo do not know when we have
heard so much truth, eloquenco and wit
crowded Into so short a speech us that
delivered by Mr. Lowery on this occasion.
We have heard nearly all the speeches
made in this city sinco the commences
ment of the temperance agitation, and of
them all Mr, Lowery's was the best;
and ut Its close a number of men, who
before held out again&t all efiorts to in
duce them to become members of the
club, walked up find signed the pledge.
So much for Lowery's first effort. By
special request Mr. Lowery will address
the club and citizens generally at the club
hall to-morrow (Monday) evening, and
we advise all who desire to hear the sub
ject of intemperance handled by one who
knows all about it to bo present.
1 oruipil mid Kefiiriuod.
UY MISS MARY M'KKK.
Published by request ol tho President
oi the Women's Christian Temperance
Out oo the slopes ot tue win-kissed hill..
Out when the dew or tha morning Uietllli,
Out when the ripe purple (jrapc oluster tills,
A whole summer's sunset seems earnered
Tor these are tlu things of uliiuli ruci wines
Into a house wberotlie soft shadows creep,
Into a room with its silence so deep,
Into the erlb where the babes ara asleep,
Softly, tread softly, when tin dear hoys
For tfieso ara tha ones of whom men will
Into the places where liquor is sold,
Into a traffic where sin is grown old,
iHto the lives that are sordid with gold
These are the places where young foet Lave
Out in the nlght.?with its sleet and itBraiu,
Out In the btrect with a mad whirling brain,
Out In the world with a soul's dark refraln
Tlioso aro the ones for whom uiothors have
These aro the oue. ol whom drunkards ara
f'p, lift them up, till tha plaei where they
h as fur from thoir souls as is Heaven from
And thsir glad (pint iui; where the justi
fied dwell ;
Then our anthems will vibrate o'er lilll-top
For these are the ones of whom angels are
Cairo, III., Dec. in, 1877.
Wia. MeliMoll. Dealer m niil Jlana
litc mrer vf I'urulCiire.
Offers special Inducements In Dressing
Cases and Parlor Suits. Also in allvari
I ties of Furniture, such as Folding, Camp,
Cane, Wood Seat, Rockers and chairs;
Bedsteads, Bureaus, Looking Glasses,
Mattresses, and all other articles of furni
ture irnuiaginablu. The bloody chasm of ,
bottom prices has been reached, and Mr.
Eichhoff now stands ready to meet the
reasonable requirements of the closest
buyers, cither ot large or small quanti
ties, and satisfaction guaranteed. Po
liteness and courteous treatment assured
all wishiug to examlno 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-lm
Go To Thb
J,'EW JEWELRY STORE, No. 110
Commercial Avenue, In Winter's Block,
and see tbo beautilul Tea Set, which
will be raftlod for at tha Arlington Houje
on Christmas Eve. 12-M,
Bargains for the HSMoy q ;
Extraordinary Inducements to Purchdcsro
XTutll .ftor OlxrlMtasamas "Wsla '
roil TUTU T H I KTY IXtVSTO
Willi offer to the Public lomc unprecedented Bargains la ,
The Finest assortment of Ladies' Cloaks and Fun In the City.
Unequalled Attractloni-Sllk Handcrchlefi, Collar., Cuffs and Tiei In lane variety M
A Full and Complete Line of Genu' Furnishing Goods so'd at Mtonlehiiglj low prices.
Zephyrs, Wools and Fancy articles ol all shades and colo'i.
Ladles Shoes actually at Co.t.
Carpets and Oil Cloths In endless variety, quality and pattern.
We take pleasure in announcing to our patrons and the public frrnerally that
arc now offering special Inducements to those who purchase within the next 30
days. A thousand new and attractive articles of vertu are now on exhibition, and
are being offered at most extraordinarily low prices.
PHENIX DRUG STORE
Comer 18th Street & Oom'r'l Ave.
I nave Opened an
And Toilet Artiolco,
To Which I Call tho Attention of tha Publio.
KiT l will make the accurate compounding of physlaiaus prescriptions a. iM.
n . i
Tha blood Imparts to the body the ele
mentswhich are essential to its existence.
When these are insulliclently supplied, Its
energies begin to flag, thero Is a loss of
lle.h, the muscles grow flaccid, the reflec
tive powers loss vigor every luactlon la
distorted, every ogan weakened. I'nder
these circumstances, it is obvious that the
constitution must soon give way unless the
vital fluid is enriched. To accomplish
this object, recourse should be had without
delay to that grand fertilizer of the blood,
Hostcter's Stomach Bitters, which pro
motes asalmilatlon of the lood and is the
moans of rendering the circulation rich and
active. The good eflects ol the great tonio
arespeedly apparent In a gain of bodily
vigor and mental energy. A regular ac
tion of the various ogans also results from
iu use, the good work of bodily reform
goes rapidly on, and eventually health is
established upon a sure basis.
Cfirlatmn Oraiig-ea.t'hoir'e Batter, etc
Will receive two separata 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
der; also will receive 10 bbls of choice
Texas pecans; also on hand, as usual,
"Ruston's Gild-Edge Butter, in 10 pound
pails and 20 pound tubs; also choice leaf
lard, in 12 pound pails, 10c per lb; also
all grades ot butter at all prices; also, to
arrive Saturday, 15 cases of choice se
lected "Cincinnati Celery." On hand,
"Cobden Cider," In 30 and 45 gallons
bbl size. Call and be convinced.
S. . Wilson-,
Ko. 83 Ohio Levee.
Cairo, Dec. 18, 1877. 12-19-6t
Tlie New jewelry Mtorc.
We call tho attention of our readers to
the local notices in our columns ot Holi
day Goods lor sale at the new jewelry
store ol B, Buder & Bro at 110 Com
mercial avenue, in Winter's block, Our
rcaderB will Hnd everything here new, at
tractive and useful, and we take pleasure
in commending the stock and the pro
prietors. The boys desarve success, and
hope no one will pass them by. They will
sell goods as cheap as anybody, and orders
for anything desired that they may not
happen to hayo on hand. Try the new
jewelry store. 12-22.
"Hutu ciniia and ilia Snow Honae.
The children of the Episcopal Sunday
School will celebrate holy Innocent's
day, Friday, Dec. 28tb, by a Christmas
play, entitled "Santa 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 the Fairy
Queeu, and hou-iWircfrc.(iuientS tor the
ituc folks, will make tho evening a Joy
ous one. Refreshments will be served to
those desiring them, outside of the
school, nnd a cordial welcome given to
all. Admission 10 cents. 19-dtd
.Mr, George Wise, tonsonial artist, late
with Conrad Alba, the Sixth street bar
ber, has opcued a shop ot his own on
Ohio Levee two doors above tin Planter's
House, Mr. Wise is a first-class barber
and a clever gentleman, and in his Inter
course with his patrons Is always atten
tive and courteous. His shop is fitted up
in fine style, and he 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 bo returned to us. Try us
for bottom prices.
10-tjl. New York Storb.
SHU presides at the corner of Seven
teeth street and Washington avenue,
and has as usual a fine variety of dress
ing cases and parlor suits and calls spe
cial attention to his flnelo ot camp and
Come, look, buy, pay and then fall to
the rear to make room tor the next cus
5 lbs choice Rio coffee, $1.
10 lbs A sugar, $1.
11 lbs best New Orleans sugar, $1. -And
everything else at rock bottom
prices, lw. Pettis & Bird.
Just received, 300 barrels choice apples;
at to Ohio Levee. H. Limhtoir. "
Entire New Stock of
Vital weakness or depression: a weak
exhausted feeling, no energy or courage;
the result of mental over-work, Indis
cretions or excesses, or some drain on tha
system, is always cured by Humphrey's
Homeopathic Specific No. 38. It tones
up and invigorates the system, Imparts
strength and energy stops tha drain and
rejuvenates the entire man. Been used
twenty years with perfect success by
thousands. Sold by dealers. Price 1
per single vial, or $5 per package of lve
vials and ' $2 vial of powder. Sent by
mall on receipt ot price. Address
Humphrey's Homeopathic Medicine
Company, 109 Fulton street N. T.
Hint A gal.
Ed. Braxton has returned to his old
stand in the Reiser building, where he is
better prepared than ever to aoeoma.
date bia patrons and the publio wit
may favor him with a call. He has fen
to considerable expense In fitting np a
couple of nicely furnished rooms, which
he has provided with all tha latest Im
provements and conveniences. Bt em
ploys only first class workmen and those
who patronize him will have their want
attended to In style and will receive
Aa unexcelled variety ot zephyrs,
wools and fancy articles, ot all shades
and colors, form an attractive feat ore la
the elegant holiday display at J. Burger's.
No adulteratlves of an Injurious char
actcr are used In the candies made by
Phil. Saup. He has the finest and best
selected stoek In the city. 13-12-tf. .
A full line of flannels and blankets,
from the best manufactories In the coun
try are now on sale at J. Burger's at
sacrifice in the eost price. 13-1KU
SIGNAL SERVICE KEFOBT.
station. low waro. Rise ei Fall
IT. IV. IT. IV.
Cairo ..M...M.M.....M. is 3 X S
Oiaainnati 1 S 1 O
Davenport t 11 1
Pittabuw 4 10 t
LouiavllTe 1 8
Keokuk H. 3 X I
Bt. Lome I 10 I Q I - 1 S
JAMES M. WATSOK.
flemcau 8i(Al Berrtee, V. S,
The weather changed night before last,
and since that time a light rain has Mien;
but up to last evening the temperatw
was quite warm.
A strong wind blew for a short time
night before last; but did no damage wt
The Belle Shreveport, out from St. Louis
yesterday, was half laden, and made tali-
The Thomas Vf. Means returned to
St. Louis wltn the rest ot her tow.
The tow-boat D. T. Lena passed
The Illinois earn oft the Motad City
ways yesterday, thoroughly repaudl
and almost a new boat. She had 149
floor timbers broke, and was badly dasa
Captain Darrag h was In the city yes
The E. M. Norton takes the lent
Little Nell, on which 380 tons of freigftt
wss resblpped by the Commoi wealth,
CLOSING OUT AT COST
Mrs. C. McLean desires to aaaoosoi lo
the public that she has rletsfmloed to
eloss out ber large and elegantly asserisd
stock ot MILLINERY GOODS, to),
ding Ladles' FURNIeHINQ GOODS of
nearly every description, UHOS9U
WEAR, HOSIERY, etc., with TetT
large assortment ot Ladles', Misses' u4
Children's BHOES.aU of which BMUt to
told within the, next
At Cost. Now It the time tor todies to
buy Hats, and everything etsa a Hm
tar A old bills mast bo settled a
osoe, or they rill be pnt ems far eat
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