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ilKO BUSINESS HOUSES.
A D J Km 0a taT tblMliBM
; niv, in Ifeln column un4er appropriate hauling
illieraU) nl Sl.fiO per nmntnur S'.' per year
ylili' iiunrterly in lvsnce.
Hardware, Mtot and Tin War.
. II A I .I.Mf-PiwIrr in More, Tin aad Herl
Jim , trtirU'n and urine"' ImnhmrnMi Wif
.i;iiih, IlilriKi'mlmt, r'umr d UWr"
1 1 Oimmirri'iHl Avnu liiiilrmK aun Job
fcrU Imir on hurt notiie.
S.Mi'U AIIBY 'Mairlnheril and ionium-
wr, nwinnv. ii", m,iu, um inw;
iiimlirr, lath elilottlm. Offlue and yard
i,riir 1 wenlleib itrutit and Washington tTraue'
LAMASTKK A RICK-Dealf-m In wh.
Wmra, hliids, ein.. harH and and luinlxr and
lilnfllea. Yard ami ofllrc, loiuracnliU areuue
nrm r 17th etraet.
1). H AllTM AN Imltr in QtHwnswar, Toy a,
!.vni.i ami all kinda ( fancy article. Commer
"ul avenue, corner ln etrert.
WILLIAM WINTKIt-Slxth atrwt 11 we a
liimiwrclaleveniie and Wathinr,ton avenue.
lotliiu aad Sleiraliaut fallorlnar.
JOHN AM' RIM Merchant Tailor and dealer
m IU'd? Alnd dothing, 7 Ohio lvi. '
Jtaal Entate Agencies.
M. J. HOWLKY-Keal KUte Agent. Buys
mil Klla real eue, collect rente. iyi Uiu
or non-rmulenl,etc. tjoinroerciul avenue, be
i ween Ninth and 'I mill atrwla,
and Tolwcco faolora and pro-
1 . '4iiuti and lolwcco ri
V Oeneral forward I nr. and I'nmmiaamO
incrchuit, lor the ol rami, tiard.o, Or
chard and Oairy rToduoa. wiohlu Levee.
11 A. WIIKELOCKftCO.
i Onere! r'orwardiuif and Comwiiaion
merchant, uod dmler is all kind of Fruit and
Iroduce, M Ohio l-cveo. ConaiKniueuU lulio
iltd. Stenclla rurcUbed on application.
The Hibernian Fire Co.,No.4 will give
GUAM) BALL AND SUITER
on Now Year's Kve, Dec. 31st at
Soiled' Hall. The proceed will be up
piled to the building of our New Enltie
House. The committee are making such
srtaugetnent an will insure a pleasant and
agreeable evening's entertainment. The
public Is invited. Tickets $1.
A. Scjanka. Ed. Dkzo.nia.
I'. .1. Thisilkwoou. W. 11. Stoner
M. .1. Ilowi.tr.
AT K. A. FORD'S
VAKIKTY BRACKET STORE,
lltuiitiiul Velvet Album, Velvet
Frame, Foot UedU, MuMo Stands, Doll
Furniture, Ladies' Toilet, Card ReceiV'
er, l'nnel Statuary, Beaulllul Chromos,
oie of all kind, Book Cases, Clock
.shelves, Fiuicy Tables, Autuma Vines
Chromo Mottoes, Picture Frames ol all
' kind from 5 cent to o.
Pictures Frame 1 to Order.
Reward Cards and Prizes for Schools.
Washington Ave., near Tenth et.
A FULL LINK
.iTEROCOPES A VIKWS
IMCTURES and FRAMES, ,
i;am',s of all kinds, at
B. F. PARKER'S,
City Book and News Store.
Ed. Braxton has returned to bis old
stand In the Reiser building, where ho is
better prepared than ever to accouiino
Jute his patrons and the public who
may favor him with a call. He has gone
to considerable expcune In fitting up
couple of nicely furnished rooms, which
he has provided with all Uio latest im
provements and conveniences. He cm-
ploys only first class workmen and those
who patronize him will have their want
attended to in style and will receive
Itaude Karnnl From Jail.
i esterday morning the jailer noticed
a hole in liuude's cell, aud on lnvestica
tin he found, Rando bad made his es
cape to the Original Penny store, "76"
Ohio Levee, to see Walt Wright's new
jvgon which was loaded with 5 cent
oysters, 3 ceut matches, 10 cent sugar.
S ceut soap and a lot ot other goods sold
cheaper than any other i,ouso in the city
can sell. Walt, on top of tho goods, was
delivering and taking orders for o'.ber
goods to be delivered promptly. He will
' fuAilsh you with bis postal cards free, so
" will ft vp tin onil trouble by j.
ing your goods from him.
Original Pk.nny Stork.
Dec. 275t 76 Ohio Levee.
' Hw tsnrbersnnp.
i.Mr. George Wise, tonsoulal artist, the
Sixth street barber, has opened a shop ot
his own on Ohio Levee two doors above
the Planter's House, Mr. Wise is a flrsN
class barber and a clever gentleman, and
In his intercourse with his patrons is al
$ays attentive and courteous Ills shop
Is fitted up In fine style, and he asks his
old friends and acquaintances to give him
call. Try the Mew York Sea Foam.
Price 35o, 87x1 m.
f The regular annual meeting of the
stockholders of the City National bank of
Cairo for the election of a board of direc
tors will be held at the office of the bank
on Tuesday, the 8th day of January, 1878,
at the hour of 10 a. in.
W. Hyslop, Cashier.
- Fec. 7, 1877. d3od.
J. Burger has recently closed out lev
era! large lota of Foreign and American
LJProea Goods, and Is offering the lama at
pprioe neyer before known In this city.
i,aii and be convinced at J. Burger's,
Commercial aTCnue, CaIro,;lU. WsllMf
i r -'f
SATURDAY, Deocinlxir 'A 1877.
Mr. aiu Walter' mill 1 again in lull
John M.Urcfc'tf, F..,of Harrislm,
was in the city yeKterday.
jiiNt received at the
The crowiuj on Washington avenue
at Nineteenth street i in an impasjihlu
condition, and should be looked ulter.
Hhcll oyators JtiHt received at the
Crystal saloon. IIaiirt Wai.ki r.
ut received at the
For Christmas and New Year Pres
ents, go to the New Jewelry Store in
W inter's block. 1122
New Y ork sea foam for sale at Henry
Sleton's barber shop, corner of Eighth
street aud Ohio levee.
The ,Te:iKtot u tlie lint.oenU
cigar In the city and is sold only by Phil.
Satip. 12-12 ff
Buy your Gold Pens, Tooth-Picks
aud Silver Fruit Knives at the New Jew
elry store in Winter's block. 12-22
Gold aud silver watches, chains and
rings at the new Jewelry store In Winter's
block. 12-22, ;
The finest silver ware Is to be found
at the new jewelry store at 110 Commer
cial avenue, in Winter's block. 12-22.
-The clear Havana filled "Infant"
cigar can be bought lor live cents from
11. Schick, No. 142 Commercial avenue.
Mr. Chas. Ray and sinter, Mrs. Col
lis, of Evansvllb, are spending the holi
days at their lather's residence in this
John Thompson ami his company will
appear at the atheneuiu on January 4th
undBtb. He will on the 4 1 It appear in
his great drama "On Hand."
Don't tail to go to II. Schick lor the
clear Havana filled live cent " Infant."
It is undoubtedly one of the best cigars
in town. 12-22-1 w
Hon. A. II. Irvin has received word
that the southern penitentiary at Chester
will begin to receive prioners about the
first ot January.
Flue Set Kings, aud Pius, Charmi'
Clocks and Silver Spoon, at No. Ill
Commercial avenue, iu Wlnkr's block.
Judge W. J. Allen, ol Curbondale,
was in the city yeteriay. The Judge is
looking remarkably well, though slight
Ihece are really "hard times," and
wise people save doctor bill by keeping
lr. Hull i nngh aj rnp In t houao,
Price 2j ceii in.
Gold aud eilvcr watches, chains,
rings, pens and holders, a large assort
meut for sale by Ed ward Buder, corner of
Eighth aud Washington avenue. 12-22
Choice dairy butter at 20c per pound
In small packages; also 200 barrels choice
Binush May, Genetlngs and Wine Sap
apples, at 22 50 per barrel.
23-lw Aldkx, Gravfi & Co.
it. !-ciiich, at 142 commercial aves
line, Reli the celebrated " Infant" 5 cent
cigar. It Is clear Havana filled, and
altogether one ol the beat nlcklc cigars
Julian Pillow, the murderer of Jas.
Coleman at a church In Dog Tooth pre1
cinct on October last, does not see in to
realize tho enormity of the crime, and
takes bis imprisonment coolly.
Tho diseases of Babyhood are so rap
idly weakening that the quickest means
should be used to check them. Dr. Bull's
Baby Syrup is the unfailing remedy for
these complaints. Price 23 cents.
An unexcelled variety ot zephyrs,
wools and fancy articles, ot all shades
and colors, form an attractive feature in
the elegant holiday display at ,f. Burger's.
No adulteratlves of an injurious chari
acter are used in the candies made bv
Phil. Saup. He has the finest and best
selected stbek in tho city. 12.12-tf.
A lull line of flannels and blankets,
from tho best rnamilactorics In the coun
try are now on sale at J. Burger's at a
sacrifice in the cost price. 1215tf
Invitations have been received here
for a ball which comes oil on New Year's
eve at Centralia. Ic will be given in the
railroad houso under the supervision of
Mr. F. D. Kcxford.
For the next thirty days J. Burirer
wiu oner nts extensive stock oi fabrics
and silks of innumerable grades and pat
terns to the public at greatly reduced
ic is an undisputed fact that the
finest general line of dry goods, carpets
and oil cloths to be found In the city can
be seen at the popular house of J, Bur-
Ladies and Muxes' cloaks and lurs ot
the finest material and workmanship,
will bo a special feature in the sole of
sroods during the holidays at the houso
of J. Burger. 12-16-tt.
Mr. William Wbeatley has been ao-
pointed to Mr. Geo. W. Wall' position as
attorney for tho Illinois Central railroad
at DuQuoln. Mr. Wheatley, besides be
ing learned In the law, is a elegant gens
tlcuiao, and we wish him success.
An unexcelled variety of zephyrs.
wools and fancy articles, of all shades
and colors, form an attractive feature In
the elegant holiday display at J. Burger's.
Prices reduced from 30 to 15 cents per
By notices elMivhtie It will be seen
that lor charming "InUnts" you should
go to Henry Schick, No. 141 Commercial
avenue. They are clear Havana filled.
The city council will meet In regular
session on next Tuesday cvenlnr, hut It
elng New Vent's night snd a legal hull-,
clay, It is not likely any 1jiimiips will he
-It will he seen by a local notlei elw.
where that Mr. J. Baht. Doering lias
opened a new shop at No. 142 Commer
cial avenue, next to the cigar store of
Mr. Henry Schick.
A special term of the Alexander
County Circuit Court for the transaction
of chancery business will be commcuo
ed and held on next Monday. The reg
ular term of tho Court will commence
on tho third Monday In January.
Sleep is absolutely necessary lor
health, mid nothing so effectually robs
one of sleep a doe a crying baby. Use
Dr. Bull's Baby Syrup to ease its pain and
the baby will be unlet and allow all to
sleep well, Price 25 ccuts a bottle.
The man Curncs, who was stabbed at
the resiuenco of George Unrrlson in
Goose Island precinct on Christmas
night, died yesterday from the effects oj
his injuries. Who stabbed Carries is yet
utiitnowu, out enorts are ueio. aw
to ferret out the guilty party.
Persons contemplating their holiday
purchases will do well to call at the house
ol J. Burger. For elegant and unlimited
tety his stock Is unsurpassed, and
prices have been reduced to astonishingly
low figures. 13i5-U
The attention of the city authorities
is called to the bad condition ot the cross
ing at the corner ol Sixth street and Ohio
Levee. Many of the plunks are worn
out and broken, and in muddy weather,
like the present, It is one of the worst
crossings iu the city.
The reputation which the house of
J. Burger has attained in the sale of
gent's lurnlshlng goods will not de
teriorate. An examination of the line
stock now on hand will satisfy the most
skeptical of It superiority. 1215 tf.
A tine line of caramels is now being
made by Pull Saup. Physicians recom
mend hi pine tar and hoarbound cara
mels as preserving medicinal properties
which afford relief to persons afflicted
with cold, lioarsciitis. etc. 12-12tf
The committees ol the Hibernian
tire company for the il ot tickets to
their ball to take place on next Monday
evening were out yesterday and we aro
glad to know were quite snccesslul. It
is the duty ol every citizen to purchase a
ticket and help the company.
As the house has concluded to go out
of the trade in ladies' shoes, for the next
thirty days J. Burger will offer this line
of good at actual cost. Ladies desiring
to purchase will find a full and complete
stock ol the best meke from which to se
Notwithstanding the disagreeable
night, and tho Uct that it ruined almost
nvcfcjuintlv Inim Urk until Uildliltfiit
the attendance at the rreuiar weekly
meeting of the reform club was w ell at
tended. The proceedings were as uual
of a most interesting character.
The entertainment given last even'
Ing at Turner Hall lor the benellt ot the
children ot the Episcopal Church Sunday
school, wa, Iu spite of the inclement
weather, well attended. The evening's
entertainment was a feast lor the little
ones, and they enjoyed it greatly.
The holidays are about here and we
desire to impress upon our readers the
fact that Phil. Saup has the best assort
raent and tincut display of candies to be
found in the city. Mr. Saup manufao
tures his own candy and can thug un-
heeitatlugly vouch for Its purity.
-roil Saup makes a fine display of
candies in his show window. Hereports
mat tug holiday trade necessitates the tax
ing ot manufactory to Its utmost capacity,
as be Is both filling orders from houses at
other points and preparing for Christmas
and New l'ear's sales. 12-12U
Edward A. Buder, at the old stand,
corner Eighth street and Washington
avenue, has this day received a larse
stock of the best make of gold pens, tooth
picks, charms, etc., mounted with gold,
silver, pearl, Ivory, ebony, cellaloid, etc.,
maae expressly tor the holidays, which
he intends to sell at the very lowest
It has become an almost universal
complaint that It is impossible to procure
a good 5 cent cigar in Cairo. To smo
a-ers we would gay that tne "reefies.''
cent cigar which is manufactured ex
pressly for Fhll. Sanp, is a cigar whlcu,
will meet with their favor. 12
Baker's Cud Liver Oil, Lime, and
Wild Cherry quickly relieves Throat and
Lung diseases, and Imparts vigor and
new uie to debiliated constitutions. Pita
sant in taste. J. C. Baekr & Co.,
(Oct. 13, 5-w) Philadelphia, Pa.
The Centaur Liniments are the srrent-
est remeQlee ever discovered tor all flesh,
bone and muscle ailments-bites, bruises,
swellings, burns, rheumatism, stiff joints,
etc Whit the White Liniment does lor
the human lamily, the Yellow Liniment
does lor horses and animals. They are
cheap, thoy are convenient, and they are
certain In their effects. ll-ll-13w
The Cairo and St. Louis railroad
trains now run as far as Hodgf-s Park,
and why they do not come Into this city
is a question that Is asked a dozen times
a day. We can't tell; and don't believe
anybody except the management ot the
roau can tell, and they won't soy any
thing about it. Jf the company can run
their trains to Hodges Park they can er
tainly run them to Cairo and why they
do not do so Is a matter of wonder lo the
people down this way. There la no good
reason why trains should not be run Into
H u ii a a it
l.lrvnalU Alfirry ol Macula
Lade N. S-Uraiatl Bitaum! ! !
lllailN f Offlcera-l)la rrraca
The eleventh anniversary of the Insti
tution of Lincoln Lodge No. 8, ol colored
masons, was celebrated In a becoming
manner by the luumTxiis ot tho lodge and
their families at Schuel'a Waehlugtou
lull on Thursday night, 27th lust,
The installation ol the otlluers elect was
one of the features of the evening, and
the inlatory ceremonies were ol a very
lutercsting character. Judge BUd, Mosl
Worthy Grand Master of the Grand
Lodge of Colored Masoas of Illnols, con
ducted tho Installation of the following
Harry O'Brluu, W. M.
Jas. H. Scott, 8. W.
Alex. Berry, J. W.
Warren Welms, secretary.
James Wheeler, treasurer.
The Installation over tuoae assembled
sat down to one ol the most elegant re
pasts ever given by the colored people ot
Cairo. Alter supper short addresses ap
propriate to the occasion were made by
lcadiog members of the Masonic fratern
ity. W. T. Scott delivered an addressos
"Masonry among colored men," whlct
was lull ol interesting tacts concerninr
thanrnvrcaa tfac order has made sift's
the war, and showing that , ' " -' I
cure Whore I.
a flourishing condition.
sponded to Mr. Scott la a brief but well-
timed aud appropriate address. At the
conclusion of Judge Bird's response, that
gentleman was presented with a hand
some goldheaded cane, the gift ol the
lodge. The judge bad had no warning
of what was to take place, and was taku
completely by surprise. However, lie
was equal to the occasion, and expressed
his gratitude for the mark of esteem
shown him in a neat aud timely speech
The cane is a very handsome oie, and
lias this inscription engraved on the head:
" Lincoln Lodge No. 5, to J. J. Bird, M.
W. O. M., Deo. 27, 187."
Mrs. W. T. Scott was also the recipient
of a handsome silver c rd receiver, the
gilt ot 'Charles Sumner Court," an or
der of female mofoury. The installation
and bauquet was a success in every way,
and the members ol tho order are highly
elated at the manner lo which it passed
-A niwlaw Arm has been established,
Mr. William C. Jdulker and Ur. A. Leek
havlLg gooe into partnership. Mr. Mul
key, wko is our States Attorney, has al
ready an eitublWhed reputation as an ener
getic, able and careful lawyer, and Mr.
Leek we know to be a man of mora than
ordinary ability. The new film vliould,
and doubtlea will, recleve its fullhare ot
The Sun sayi the shooting ol lire
crackers on New Year's day is a violation
of the city ordinances. This is a mis
take. The ordinance, chapter tire sec
tion 19, specially grants the right to set
off crackers, rockets, itorpedes, sqlbs,
etc., on the 22nd ot February, 4th ot
July, Christmas and New Year's day
and on the 8th ot January in every year.
To shoot a pistol or gun, however, Is a
Violation ot law.
Children cry lor Pitcher's Castoria
Hi as pleasant to take as honey. Jt
contains no morphine or other deleter
lovs ingredient, and Is sure to expel
worms, cure wind colic, regulate the
bowtds and stomach, and overcome Irri
tation caused by rash or cutting tcetu
Mothers can rest, and children euiov
health, who use Castoria. It is harm
less, it Is certainly speedy, and it is
u. D. n illiamson has received his
new delivery wagon, and It is a beauty,
It lays over all the other delivery wag
ons in the city, and VI alt Wright, who
manipulates the local trade and attends
to the delivery of goods in the city, Is as
happy as a big sun flower. It will pay
to send an order to Walt just to have the
new wagon drive around to your house
that you may get a peep at It,
The practice of boys jumping
on moving trains within tho city
limits should be stopped. Yesterday
while walking on Ohk levee we saw
what might have been a serious accident.
A boy, while attempting to jump on the
platform of a car, missed it and letting
go his hold, fell backward on the track.
But for the fact that the car was the last
of the train, we would this morning
chronicled a "death by cars."
We understand that a literary society
will shortly be organized by members of
the Temperance Reform Club, which
will hold its meetings In the hall of the
club. This will be another attraction to
young men, and will give them employ
ment and pleasure. So far thirty mem
bers ol the Relorui Club have signified
meir willingness to become mcmbera
JfaJiTliled we do not know, but believe
mat young men not belonging to the Re
lorni Club will be admitted
Arrangements have been made Iv
the lteiorm club to set a lunch from niie
o'clock in the morning till nine o'clock at
night on New Tear's day In the Hall jf
the club room.s A committee consistlig
ot fc. n. Green, Geo. Olmsted. W. II.
Morris, Fred Smith, and one other whole
name has escaped our memory, will sU
lend to the details of the affair. Dona
Hons of bread, butter, cofl'ee, meat, plek
les, etc., will be thankfully received, and
should be delivered at the club roomiy
nine o'clock Tuesday morning. V
An Item in the Bcllktin of Tbun-
day morning, referring to tbe fact thit
Dr. Sullivan had been Invited
to lecture before the Ten-
peranee ;R(ortn club, did inlustiia
not only to the executive committee- f
the club but to Dr. Sullivan as well. Tie
fact Is that the Doctor will deliver his le
ture In due time, which will be when te
has received the necessary charts, etc,, by
which he can Intelligently Illustrate ha
subject. Tbe executive committee baw
nothing to do with the matter. W haw
appointed ourself a committee or one b
set both the committee and the Docter
right, and having discharged our duty li
the premises, step down and out.
SIDXAL 8KRVICB RETORT.
STATie. LOW WATBB. RlM Of rail
IT, IK. VT. IK.
Cairn.. . il
Clnolnnall 10 -
Davenport H X I
PlttaburK I 3 - I
LouiatllU .-. ii 7 - I
Ht. Paul -V 3
St. Louie 1H 7 I it J 7
JAMES M. WATSON,
Serjeant Signal Service, V. 8. A.
During 20 days In December 38,473
sacks corn were shipped from New Mad
rid, leaving 11,737 lacks on band. Pilot
Mike Kelley was going down on the 3to
Genevieve day before yesterday to look
at the river, but got left unexpectedly.
Tho river here is rising pretty last and
still the olondv damp weather con
The Chas. Morgan and Andy Baurn
were both well laden for Cincinnati.
The Kanawha river is reported rising,
but there Is not much prospect oi water
at Pittsburg. .
The Fashion will not go Into the Clns
clnnatl and Henderson trade.
The Golden Crown lolt Cincinnati with
' '' tn her cabin and 40 on deck. -
. TH1ft- l&Wfft.Onrtor,
yesterday for St. Louis.
The transfer steamer General Plerson
made her trial trip at Memphis on Christ
mas day. Gsneral W. S. Plerson, after
whom she is named, is a railroad king,
residing at Windsor, Connecticut,
The Capital City has a lair trip for
Vlcksburg, and made additions here,
Charlie Espey, of the M. V. T. company
returned from St. Louis on the Capital
City and will remain in Cairo during the
The Tennessee river Is rising rapidly.
MILLINERY GOODS AND NOTIONS
In consequence ol the inclemency ot
the weather last evenings sale was post
SATURDAY EVENING. 7J O'CLOCK,
December 2ith, 1877,
At No. 118 Winter's Block, corner 7th
and Commercial Avenue,
Winter A Stbwart,
Mr. J. Babt. Doering has removed his
barbershop from back of the St, James
Hotel to No. 142 Commercial avenue,
next door .to Mr, Henry Schick's cigar
store. Mr. Doering will, when oc
casion requirea.be assisted by Mr. Schick.
Both of these gentlemen are knowa as
first-class barbers, and they will be pleas
ed to see all their old customers at their
new stand. 12-28-1 w.
Ilcnr utou'a Burbamhap.
Mr. Henry Sleton, late of the Sherman
House, Chicago, has fitted up a shop in
the St. James Hotel, corner of Eighth
street and Ohio levee. Mr. Sletou ta a
rlrstsclass barber aud always gives satis
faction to bis customers. Keeps always
on hand a supply of the celebrated New
Y'ork sea foam. Give him a call.
Tbe Tidal w aee-It II aa Strata. Cairo.
Ju.-t Received 5,000 of the celebrated
TMdal Wave, 5 cent cigars. Try them.
Trade supplied. Pirns it Bird.
The blood Imparts w h body the ele
ments which are essential to it. existence.
When these are Insufficiently supplieu,
energies begin to Hag, there Is a loss of
flesh, the muscles grow flaccid, tut reflec
tive power loss vigor every function f
disturbed, every ogn weakened. Under
these circumstanaes, 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 ol tbe blood
Hesteter's Stomaeh Bitters, which pro
motes assimilation of the food aadis the
means of rendering the circulation rich and
active. The good eflects of the great tonic
are speedly apparent tn a gain of bodily
vigor and mental energy. A regular ac
tion of the various ogans also results from
Its use, the good work of bodily reform
goes rapidly on, and eventually health Is
established upon a sure bssls.
- The Mew jewelry Uio re?
We call the attention of our readers to
the local notices in our columns ot Holi
day Goods tor sale at the new jewelry
store ot B, Buder & Bro at 110 Com
mercial avenue, In Winter's block, Our
readers will find everything here new, at
tractive and useful, and we take pleasure
' L4YnK'pJ'D' tne ftockjina the pro-
s.8. Aiiex)y deserve Buceeift-irmi
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 have on hand. Try the new
lewelry store. 13.32.
THE COMMERCIAL AVENUE
Has removed from her old stand on Com
meraial avenue to the house hack ol
Messrs. White Greer's store on Seventh
street, where she will be glad to see all
her former customers.
Vergnugeu Llebeude uud Tanxlustlim
konnen sicheinen geuiuthllchen Abend
bereltsn, wenn Dlcselben slch am Sylvester-Abend,
den 31, d. m., In der Turn
hade einiiuden, deun die Turner verden,
weder Kosten noch Muhe sheuen. urn
diesen Ball zu einem der gemuthllchsten
m uiachen. welcher shoo selt langer licit
hler In Cairo abgehalten wurde.
Llntrltt fuer Horr und Dame. 21.
Fur eln Ouigiizeicbnetes supper und I
gute uetracuke 1st beetens gesorart.
Just received, 300 barrels choice spples
t 61 Ohio Levee. H. Liiobton.
Extraordinary Inducements to Purchasers
T7.tU tiftex- 0x -
Willi offer to the Public aonic
The Flueit assortment ot Ladies' Cloaks and Fun in the City.
Unequalled AttractionsSilk flanderchlafa, Collar, Cuff and Ties in lar vaiiety and
A Full aud Complete Line ot Genu' Furnishing Ooodsold at aAtonlHlilDgly low prices.
Zephyrs, Wools and Fancy articles ot all shades and colors.
Ladles 8uoes actually at Coat.
Carpets and Oil Clothe Id endless variety, quality and pattern.
We take pleasure in announcing to our patrons ami the public grnernlly that we
are now offering special inducements to those who purchase within the next 80
days. A thousand new and attractive articles of vert u are now on exhibition, and
are being oncrcd at most extraordinarily
PHENIX DRUG STORE
S Corner 18th Street & Oom'r'l Ave.p
on ip iuw iia mi
And Toilet Articles,
To Which I Call the Attention of tho Public
WI will make tho accurate compounding of physicians prescriptions a bdb.
ILLINOIS CENTRAL R. R.
St Louis & Chicago
The only Road Running Two
Daily Trains from Cairo,
Trains Leavs Cairo
1:20 p.m. Fast Express, arriving iu St.
Louis 8:00 p. m.; Chicago, 7:30, a.m.
2:20 p.m. CINCINNATI & LOUIS
VILLE FAST LINE
Arriving n Cincinnati 8:30, a.m.; Louis
ville, 8:2ft, a.m.: Indianapolis, 4.13 a.m.;
PasHengen by this train arrive at above
07 ANT OTfllB BOUTS.
ll-T0;p. m. fast Mail with sleepers attach
ed, for 8T. LOUI3 and CHICAGO,
arriving In St. Louis at 0:30 a.m. Chi
cago at 4.30 p.m. Connecting at Odin
or Effingham lor Cincinnati, Louisville
FAST TIME EAST
ffceene:er liy tills line go through to
the Ease without any delay caued by
Hie SATURDAY AKTEUNOON TRAIN
KUOM 0AIHO ARRIVES IN NEW
VuKK MONDAY MOKXI.NU
AT 10- fi.
36 HOURS IN ADVANCE
OF ANY OTUEft KOUTB.
advertisement! of compotln? line that
they mke better time than this one, are
are issued either through igoorance or a
desire to mislead the public.
For through tickets and Information,
ipply at Illinois Central K. K. Depot, Cairo.
TMAIM8 ABR1TB AT CAIBO
Ixprcas - 2iiH)p m
lail 1:4', a. in,
Gen'l Southern Agt
11. Jonks, Ticket Airt.
Go To Thk
NEW JEWELRY STORE, No. 110
Commercial Avenue, In Winter's Block,
and see the beauoml Ten Set, which
will be raffled for at the Arlington House
on New Year's Eve. 13.23.
Homes for Rnle.
Mr. Pat Fitzgerald has a number of
good horses which he will sell chuao.
also several buggies, new aud In good
condition. Any one desiring to purchase
a horse or buggy at a bargain should call
on him at once. 27-tt.
anta Uana ana Ula Nnow House.
The children of the Episcopal Sunday
School will celebrate holy Innocent's
day, Friday, Dec. 28th, by a Christmas
play, entitled "Santa Cluus and bis Snow
House," at Turner Hall, at 7 o'clock p.
iu. Christmas carols, a visit from Santa
Claus and his dwarfs and the Fairy
Queen, and bountiful refreshments lor the
little folks, will make the evening a Joy,
ills pr8 oiivhnt4nt moa tu e v'
,i.(i- oiw-'una Kl'l tii in
iuoso desiring them, outside of it-
school, and a cordial welcome given to
an. Aumiss on lOoenis. io..im
. V 'UVU
Families needing groceries, dry iroods.
or any goods that can be ordered, bv
ureppmja postal card through the Dost
. . .
office will have thetu delivered promptly
u at lower prices man cau be bough
elsewhere In the city. All goods guar-
anieea or can be returned to us. Trv us
ivi uuitum prices.
19-lJl. New York Storr.
5 lbs choice itio coffee, (1,
10 lbs A sugar, SI.
11 lbs best New Orleans sugar, $1.
And everything else at rock bottom
price iw. Pettis Jfc Biro.
STRATTON & BIRD
At U AMXRIOAlf FOW9IB) CO.
unprecedented Bargain in
O. E. O'HAEA.
The rapidity and certainty which Dr.
Morris 8yrupofTar, Wild ( berry and
Horehound cures uleaes ol the renpira
ory Org ins and iu reliability a a remedy
for consumption long aro s cured tor it a
foremost rank amon medicines of It class.
It I in lact Tnsj recoitnized ipecilio lor
throat and hronohial disorders, it prompt
ly checks a couxh. no matter of how long
tandiUL', an t ail'srdx trre.it rliii in p.--
olastbUia. It should nut be mistaken lor
a mere palliation, since it not only afford
lmmedUtu relief, but also removes ail
tracf ol the innlady. Jt i a pouitio tor
croup. Trial slz 10 cent. Large ize 60
cunt and one dollar.
SOLD BY BARCLAY' BROS.
Alo Aiients for Prof. Parker's l'leasaBt
Wormbyrup, which never lail. Fleas
ant to take, and require no physic.
Price ij cents.
Urnernl Dcbllit j.
Vital weakness or depression: a weak
exhausted feeling, no energy or courage;
the result ot mental over-work, indis
crctions or excesses, or some drain on the
system, is always cured by Humphrey's
Homeopathic Specillc No. 28. It tones
up and Invigorates the system, Imparts
strengih aud energy stops the drain and
rejuvenates the entire man. Been used
twenty years with perfect success by
thousands. Sold by dealers. Price M.
per single vial, or $5 per package of five
vials and $3 vial of powder. Sent by
mall on receipt of price. Address
Humphrey's Homeopathic Medicine
Company. 109 Fulton street N. Y.
Ami I (00 l.nte?
Not while there is lite lelt. Tho weary
pilgrim's heart Is gladdened as he conies
in view ol tho desert's oasis, forgetful of
his past sufl.-riiigs irom the burning sand,
and thrist. Tne mariner's heart hounds
with joy a lie sees his native shoro alter
months of exposuie, and the remaining
dulies he has to perform on board ere
Ills foot presses again his native soil are
done with an alacrity attcstive ol his in
ward rejoicing. So there is hope for you,
pooi-Miflerer, in rebuilding your enfeeb
led constitution. The dally use ol a ccr
lain well known remedy will Increase
the appetite, assist the secretions and ex
cretions, promote nutural rest, uud bring
the bloom ol health once more to your
emaciated cheeks. That valuable remedy
is the Home Stomach Bitters.
A Gentle Hint.
In our style ol climate, with Its sudden
changes ol temperature ruin, wind and
sunshine otten Intermingle in a siugle
day-It W na wnmler thai our rhlli rn.
Irieuds and relatives are so frequently
taken froiu'us by neglected colds, half the
deaths resulting directly from this cause.
A bottle ol Boschee's German Syrup kept
about your homo for Immediate use will
prevent serious sickness, a lurge 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 c-t
the Throat or Lungs, Its success i.s simply
wonderful, as your druggist will tell vou
German Syrup is now sold in every town
and village on this continent. Sample
bottl. s for trial, 10c; regular sjze, 73c.
PETTIS k BIRD,
Corner 14ih street aud Washington
avenue have the best selected stock of
staple and fancy groceries in the city, so
call on them and iret vour ci,ri,f.,.nJ
uiso a large lot of toys Kill be sold at
10 close out. Fire works sold v
CLOSING OUT AT 60ST
Mrs. C. Mclean desires to announce to
the public that she has determined 0
0 osj out her large and eleganilv iswied
stock ot MILMVKifv iVwVrL8.or.td
ding Ladles' FVHSISUXS i ?
larjfO HS!M,rt(ellto, i,a(!ltV mIhsm' aild
Children's SHOES. 1.11 ..r i, ; Z!.."!d
sold wlthta the next ' ne
ttlost. Now Is the timo for ladies to
buy Hats, and everjtlUng else In lhw
I9TA old bills most be settled at
once, or they will be put out for col.'
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