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MEMPHIS, TENNESSEE: MONDAY EVENING. NOVEMBER 21 1881.
8BNATOR Mahone Ihinki that Rid
dlcberger will havo a walk-over for
tho United States Senate.
Nashville American: Informa
tion has reached here to the effect
that Chief Justice Doaderick hu so
far recovered from his recent illness
as to warrant the belief that he will
bo alio to preside at the December
terra of the Supremo Court.
Several hundred people failed to
gain entrance to the Strangers' church
last night. At seven o'clock tho house
was packed ; sowojeame in at the win
dows. A large crowd on the ouUido
reluctantly disporscd. About Cvo or
six hundred people wore inbide. The
sermon, though longer than usual,
wasiistenod to with breathless and
unbroken attention. Mr. Long's
text was : "E"ory wiso women
buildothher house: but the foolish
pluckcth it down with her hands."
rrovorbs, xivo. 1 verse. He
discussod in a plain but elo
quent style tho relations, tho
proper position and the duties of
woman, not omitting to denounce the
systems of the past, whioh assigned
her an inferior position and the.usages
of the present under which she is
paid less wages than man for the same
work. The ladies seemed especially
plcasad, and tho male portion of the
eongrcgatioa eould not but admit the
justnoss of this line of argument. lie
did not make out woman to be an
angel in this world of sin and strifo,
but said that she should
be the ally of man and educated as
well. To follow him through with
even a synopsis would take up more
space than can he appropriated. He
touched up the follies of fashionable
women, and pointed out vividly the
misery and ruin that they bring upon
themselves and upon others by neg
lecting thelawsof heilth. Also epoke
of ill advised and hasty marriage, neg-
Icot ot duty afterward, and the urr
happinoss that follows. It was a
very wholesome discourse throughout
A feature of the evening was the
musio. Mrs. Fitts presided over the
new organ on trial. Mr. Armour, the
regular organist, being also present.
In addition to the regular choir there
we re quite a number of volunteer sing
ers. There will be rceular Fcrvinea in
the -church beginning at eleven o'clock
next, Thursday niorning--Tbankfgiv
for Trying to Hun a
What t ame to a Man who Turned
St. Louis. November 21. A man
named Jesse Munn, living in tbe vi
cinity of Kirksville, iMo.,wns shot and
killed by the City Marshal of that
plaoo while drunk and trying to run
Tucker Baslmm, of Indcnendcnoe.
Mo., who was sentenced to Icq years'
imprisonment in the penitentiary for
complicity in tho Glcndale train rob
bcry, and was pardoned to testify as
witness for the State ainst Bill
Ryan, who was recently tried and oon-
victed for the same offense, has left tho
country in a sudden and mysterious
manner and his whereabouts are en
tirely unknown. Basham'itcRtimony
convicted Ilyan and gave tho entire
ganp; away, iieloro tho trial ho was
threatened with death if he testified.
and during the trial his house was sot
on firo and an attaok would have been
made upon him had.he not been closely
guarded. Since the trial he hu received
threatening letters, tome signed
"Jcbso" and 6omo "Ed," supposed to
mean Jcbso James and Ed Miller, and
othen of the boyt. Baeham has been
very much exoited lor revcral weols,
and the letters frightened him so ter
ribly that ho conchidod bis only hope
to escape thoir vengeance was to fly
secretly. Ho took his wifo with binv
loft bis property, and even big father
docs not know where ho has gone
The bet posted aro firmly of tho opin
ion that the threatening letters were
written for the tmrrouc oi makine
Bashamlcavo Independence, and be
lieve that tho train robber gang will
now find out his whereabout?, and get
even with hint for bis betrayal of
them. The State ezpeoted to uso
Basham as a witness against the par
ties indietod for the Blue Cut train
robbery, and his evidence was impor
Washington, November 21. For
the Tennessee and Ohio valleys, local
rains and partly cloudy weathor with
variable winds, a Blight change in the
temperature and barometer. For the
Missouri valley, fair weather, preceded
in southern portions by light snows,
the winds mostly from northwest tc
southwest, stationary or lower temper
aturo, followed by falling baromotcr
during tho night.
Clayton, N; Y., Novomber 21.
Frank Caperoal, keeper of tbe Hub
House, his wife and two small chil
dren, and Charles Wilson, keeper of
the Cliff House, his wife and two
ohildren wcro drowsed in Erie Bay
Saturday morning, while going to
Gananoquo in a small boat.
A Three Times Bigger Crowd
The Prisoner Seems Over His
Wasuinoton, November 21. Tho
crowd about the court house this
morning was three times greater than
Saturday, and it was with the greatest
difficulty that those entitled to admis
sipn oould (orca their way through the
doors of tho Criminal Court room
The court was delayed somo minutes
in oonsequence. Guiteau arrived in
a van at 0 o'clock, having an csoort of
three mounted policemen, in addition
to two officers ou the van. He was at
once taken to bis room, where ho
breakfasted and read the morning pa
pers. Ho seemed to have recovered
entirely from hisscaro. He attributed
his escape Saturday to the interposi
tion of tho Deity, and desired his
hearers to understand that bo was not
afraid to die if the Deity desired it,
but ha did not want to bo shot down
like a dog beforo he had time to fully
vindicato bis conduct in a court of
justice. Upon being brought into
court, Guiteau alonco devoted himself
to his papers, and contrary to general
expectation, mado no demonstrations
whatever or allusions to the latest
attempt upon his life. Imme
diately npon opening court, Robinson
arose and addressed the court for the
purpose of calling attention to an ar
ticle in Sunday's Tost in which Sco
ville was made to say that he should
request the withdrawal of Robinson
from the case as he (Scoville) had be
come satisfied that Robinson could be
of no assistance but rather an embar
rassment in the conduct of the defense.
Robinson criticized in severe terms
the discourtesy he had received from
He washere interrupted by Guiteau,
who brokej out with "Your
Honor, I want Robinson to slay in.''
Continuing, Mr.Robinson requested
tbe oomrt to grant his discharge from
the case, and positively stated that
he could not with self respect remain
in association with Mr. Scovilio.
Guiteau, who bad be:n closely fol
lowing Robinson through tho latter
portion of his speech, broke in again,
and with considerable warmth said:
"That's an able speech and 1 agree
with most of it. If he had only made
it last Monday, there never would
have been any disturbance among us"
Scoville here tried toquiot Guiteau,
when he retorlcd upon him: "Keep
quiet yourself. I'm talking now. I
sympathize with him in this matter."
Scoville mado a brief statement, de
ploring tho divorcement, after which
Judge Cox relieved Robinson from
further connection with the defense
Scoville begin to address the court
with "Wo do not expect to be com
pelled' to conduct the case entirely
Here Guiteau exclaimed, "I under
stood Judgo Magruder was anxious to
assist in the trial, and also Mr. Town
send. t I should liko to havo them
appear licro, as well as Swott and
Trude, of Chicago.
Then adding after a short pauso :
"Ono word on tho uestion of mal-
praotice. My idea is Bimply this: that
by tho physicians own statement on
the 25th of July, that tbo President
was not fatally shot. We don't want
to press the subject, but only desire it
to go on record so that the court in
banc may tako notico ot it." After a
brief pauso Guiteau added: "That's
all there is as to the malpractice busi
ness. Short and to the point I want
it understood that I appear as my own
counsel hero, and I am the agent of
the Deity, and 1 expect him to
take oarc of mo. I think ho
has managed it pretty well so far."
Drs. Woodward and La'nb who tcs
titled to tho character of tho wound
that it was a mortal one, also identi
fied the ball which is exhibited to tbe
jury as tho one they had taken from
the body of President Garfield.
The prosecution then rested their
case and Guiteau wai allowed the
permission to bo heard in tho opening
of his defense, Guiteau, retaining
his eoat, began :
"Your honor, I was not aware that
l was expected to 6 peat tnis morn
ing." Scoville here leaned over and
whispered to him when Guiteau re
torted sharply 'and with impatience.
I wont stand up; I'm not afraid t'
however, but I have only a moment
to speak and will keep my seat. I do
not care to Bay any more tban was
published last Monday in my address
to tho public; I presume tbo jury all
saw it; I . have no set speech
to make; I appear as my
own counsel and my idea is to
make corrections as wo go along, just
as I have dono tho past three or four
days. I don't mean any discourtesy to
any ono, but only want to get at tacts.
If any one says I owe them twenty
dollars and I don't, I will'dcny it on
iue spot, my iue is to lane tnngs
when they are hot, and not lot them get
- , ,
com ana suncr irotni niifrepresenta -
r.P r , ,, f, ,
tlOOS. Ul COUSO I Shall go on the Btand
at the proper time and bo examined.
My idea, however, is to meet
miDstatement when it is hot instead
ot waiting to let the matter
get digested and misunderstood.
think the true way is to interject my
statements as tne case proceeds, i
have not set speech to make, but am
much obliged to your Honor and to
my counsel tor the courtesy ot this in
Guitteau's manner seems to have
undergone a marked change since the
early days of his trial, and during the
delivery oi bis snort speech this was
particularly noticeable. At tho con
clusion ho settled back in his chair
witb an air of exhaustion, and rested
his head upon his hand, while a
careworn expression appeared npon
his features, Scoville then addressed
tho jury at considerable length.
"Much," he said, "has keen intro
duced in the evidence thus far which,
to my mind, should, havo do bearing
upon the case. All men shared tho
same opinion relative to tho sufferings
of the President. It was not pleasant
to look at theso things, and when they
were presented to the jury they must
exercise influence. Tho only question,
howovor, for the jury to considor, was
whether the prisoner killed the Presi
dent, and whether at the time he was
in such a condition Mentally as to
render him responsible for the action.
The speaker, with no attemnt at or
atorical effect, presented in a plain,
matter of fact manner points which
he proposed to make, and npon which
tbe defense would rely.
Without concluding his opening ad
dress, Mr. Scoville requested tho court
to allow him further time, and to per
mit him to finish to-morrow.
1 his was granted and the court ad
London, November 21. A reduc
tion in the Greek forces at Thessally
to a pease footing has been ordered.
Vienna, November 21. Count
Kolnaky has started for St. Petersburg
to present letters ot 'recall as Ambas
sador to Russia.
London, November 21. The result
of the election in Saffon for a member
of Parliament, by which Thomas Salt
was elected, caused great artonUh
ment. The Conservative victory is
attributed mainly to the Irish vote,
which until the nighf before tho
election bad beon promised to Howell
the candidate of the Liberals and
working classes. ,
A Dublin correspondent says: Out
rages are breaking out again, and the
prospects for tho winter is discour
Miss Gifford, holder of two small
farms, was found dead in bed at Wex
ford yesterday. Indications point to a
Tho Bishop of Manchester in a ser
mon at Oldham yesterday, in which
he referred to tho visit of Moody and
Sankcy, added that he feared the ef
fect would to startling, but that the
excitement P'fsed away as rapidly as
producod. ''Where," he askca. "were
the tens of thousands who rushed to
henr Moody and Sonkey at Manches
ter?" They must not sunnosetliat
because a man could cry "glory halle
lujah," that he was saved.
Evansvillk. November 20. De
parted: Golden Crown, New Orleans,
i p.m. Ktver a teet and rising. Busi
ness good fir Sunday.
Cairo. November 20. Departed:
Joseph Henry, south, 3 a.m.; Belle
Memphis, St. Louis. 10 a.m.: Pitts
burg, Pittsburg. 1 p.m.; Alice Brown,
botnsviiie. 6 D.tn.; tity of Ureenville,
Nicksburg, 6- p.m. River 31 feet 4
inches, and rising. Clear. ' Ther-
New Orleans, November 20.
Arrived: Thomas Sherlock, Cincin
nati. Ihe Mary Houston was de
tained until noon. Fair and cool.
St. Louis. November 20. Arrived:
John A. Scuddcr, New Orleans; Ste.
Genoviove, Memphis; City of New
Orleans, Louisville, Departed, nono.
1 tie river has risen about two inches.
and is now about 30 foet above low
water mark. Clear and milder. -Pittsbtjro,
November 20. River
12 feet 11 inches and stationary. Clear
Cincinnati, November 20. River
11 feet 6 inches and falling. Clear and
Louisvillk. November 20. River
rising slowly, 9 feet in tho canal and
i iect in tho chute on the tails, hit
tie or no business, it being Sunday.
Clear and cold. Arrivals and de
partures: Andy Bium, from Cincin
nati, Memphis; Guiding Star, from
Cincinnati, New Orleans.
Liverpool. November 21. 12:15
p.m. Cotton firm. Uplands, 6jd; Or
leans, (jjd. Sales to-day, 14,000 bales.
Receipts. 12,100 bales; American,
12,100. Futures opened firmer.
New Orleans, November 21, 11:30
a.m. Cotton qnict Middling, lljo.
Sales to-day, 50 bales. Receipts,
21,105 bales. Stock, 233,562 bales.
New York, November 21, 12:20
p.m. Cotton dull. Ordinary, 9o :
good ordinary. 105c: low midline. 11
9-lCc; middling, 12c; good middling,
l-to; middling lair, liio: fair, l.iic
Futures all steady, at 6 to 12 points
below Saturday s closing prices.
November II, 1S81.
Stoi'k, September 1,1881 S,1M
Keiwivcd to d.y . 6.W3
KecoivedTpreviously.-.-.. . 154 375 lfO,933
S ?V-19 12
Stock, running account
Receipts thus far this week
Receipts thus lr la.-t wek
To d.y per M. A O. R. R..
Tu-day per M. A T. R. R ,
To-duy.piT L. N. R.R
To-dy per M. fc L. R. R. R
To-Uy pur C, OAS. W. R. R....
To-day per stesmers .
Todny pera ons --
Thui far thisw.ek....
Inf ,"ivwI,S u
; lo-oay per M. a Kj, i. n
1 to d.y per m. i. n. n
To-day por L. k N. R. R
' To-dy per stoiiuers north ..
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KILLIXG AT COVlXtiTOX.
The City tlamkal Shot and Killed
Ity Jaiuen Nlnaghtcr.
News of a killing at Covington,
Tennessee, reached this city this fore
noon. The particulars as far as can
be learned are that tha City Marshal
James Cooper had a quarrel during
Saturday with a brother of Mr. Jos.
Slaughter and gave him a sound
About nine o'clock that night James
Slaughter met Cooper on the Publio
Square act took him to task for the
previous difficulty with his brother.
High words soon arose and a rough
and tumble fightafollowod, both fall
ing to the ground, Slaughter under
neath. Cooper used his fist vigorously
until Slaughter cried enough and
begged him to desist. Cooper got np
and walked off, but had not
proceeded twenty paces when
Slaughter drow a pistol and fired,
but missed his aim. Cooper wheeled
and returned the fire, but Slaughter
escaped by springing behind a mul
berry tree, which received three of the
Marshal's bullets. Slaughter watched
his opportunity and fired again, the
ballet striking Cooper in the abdo
men. Doath followed shortly after
ward. Mr. Cooper bore a good name.
He leaves a wife and two or three
children. Slaughter was a merchant
at Covington and a son of Mr. Jo.
Slaughter of this city. He surren
dered to tho officials and gave bond.
A dull Monday morning court.
Twenty-six arrests were made in the
last two days, nearly all for trifling
Eleven oitizens who had not com
plied with notices to improve the san
itary condition of their premises, were
served with warrants Saturday.
A number of stoves have been put
up in the cells of the stationhouse,
and tho placo is now tolerably com
fortable The move is a good one.
There are now confined in theconnty
workhouse eighty-five prisoners. Thir
ty-five are for the Stato and county
and fifty for the city.
- C. Davidson and J. W. Haggerty
went down for twenty days each for
being drunk., A colored tramp and
general nuisance was sent down for a
J, D. Miller and W. P. Davis, a
oonpleof characters arrested as sus
picious, were discharged for tbe lack
Austin Temples, jugged on a charge
of fraudulent breach of trust, in failing
to account for money alleged to have
been turned over to him by Ed Moss,
the convict recently captured here,
The Adams street delegation re
turned from j Arkonsaw yesterday,
laden with sap-suckers and real estate.
They could have killed a carload of
ducks and squirrels, but were after
deer and turkey, you know. Tbey
scared ono little turkey-hen so badly
that she fell out of the tree, dead.
Parties are preparing to open a
variety play-house here the latter part
of tho present week, or further on.
Better that than nothing half the
time, and weak attractions a good
portion of the other half.
Tho tenor singer, W. II. Stanley,
hero last summer as a teacher, ap
peared before the Philadelphia public
last week, at tho Acadomy of Music,
in a concert troupe.
Ths skilled artist, Anton Strelczki,
has taken charge of the vocal depart
ment of Mrs. r itts musical conserva
The great spectacular and sensa
tional drama, "Tho WorH"' is an
nounced hero for Monday next.
The Comley-Barton opera party, to
appear here Thursday next, are down
for two nights and a matinee of
"Olivetto," and nothing else. If
"Mad. Favart" could be dovetailed
in, the chances are more dollars
would be deposited in the manage
At tho concert to-night, tbo re
nowned pianist, Joseffy, will open the
programme with the wedding march
from "Midsummer Night's Dream,"
followed by one of Chopin's selections,
After this Miss Laura Bellini will
sing Arditis ilarguenta. iext
Joseffy will give evidences of his
artistic ability in a variety of Boleo-
tions from Giuck, Sohumann, Men
delssohn, Paganini, and Liszt. Miss
Bellini follows with two numbers, and
Joseffy closes with a Liszt rhapsody
and one of his own compositions.
The genial James W. Morrisscy, of
the "World" spectacular sensation,
arrived from New Orleans this morn
ing, and tho man of the Avalanche is
once moro happy.
Despite a Enow blockade, and other
wretched weatheristic features at this
dato last year; the Emma Abbott
Opera Troupe were drawing delightful
audiences at our theater.
Monday, Nov. W $ to $ 65 Ml 20
nam. aay la.i w.ea... ii,4iu ?j 21, Bit B7
tv.me aay last year..., 2vi,s.tt T S4.iitit Hi
loi.l latl wea .. l,il,SH4 W 3H,M10
Same week 1H0 I.W3,ual 62 361 ml 69
Knife TerNU fillet.
Late Saturday night William
Vaughn, a DeSoto street gallant, visit
ed tho domicile of Maggie Williams,
his fair inamerata, and found her ab
sent. Gathering a big stick be took
the trail and found her in a neighbor
ing saloon guzzling beer and other
more harmful liquids. The big stick
was brought into play as a persuader,
and reaching down into her pocket she
brought forth a dangerous knife which
she flourished in dangerous proximity
to Williams nose, iiotb were ar
REUDHLHCBER Sunday morning at 9:15,
Mrs. K. M. RasDKi.HUBia, Kiotb.r of Captain
J. 8. and Aliases Annie C. and Pauline Reu
d.lhuber. The remains were (interred In the
lot at Elm wood this morning.
We are la receiptor another new
line of CABPETS, comprising
all Ihe latest denigiii, which we
re offering at prices to salt the
Oin BEDROOM NETS are con.
aldered the greatest bargain
ever offered to the Memphis
We deaire to call wpecial atten
tion to onr CASK-SEAT HAIRS
that never tail to nell after being
examined and priced.
Onr WINDOW (SHADES are
marvels ol beauty, and we only
ask an I suspect Ion ol'them before
Remember, the place to get
Bargains In Furniture and Car
pets Is at
Riley Bros. &Baer's
340 Main Street.
Near Union,: Memphis, Tenn.
Office Board of Underwriters,
Miurms, Tin., Nov. 18th, 1831.
WHKRkAB, It has pleased the Divine
Ruler of all things to take from onr
midst Mr. Mix Mm, one of the members of
our association, whose intercourse with us w .s
of the mof t pleafmnt nature, and whose d al-
ings with his fellow-man always bore the im
print of sincerity aod henei'y; there ore it is
trim ot sincerity aod Denes
Resolved by this Board,
nat oar deepest
sympathy be extended to the bereaved wife of
oar departea brotaer.
To her. Uone mut row see-n t. offer no en
couragement, Faith no comfort a id Charity
to have abandoned its divii e mi eina ot eon
soUtion. A tiride weeps over tho remains of
ber bridegroom, sadly wondering in her lov
ing heart why she is thus afflicted. What con
rotation ean we, the circle that ha been
broken, ot which ovr brother was ooe of the
parts, offer to tlm stricken widowed bride? Ko
Itting words spoken by ns can convey to her
sad heart the feelings of our deep regret. No
language of curs can soothe her deep distress.
But we would foin beseech her to feel that her
grief is our grief, her so row ours.
U.r only consolation must be sought In the
command of the (treat Jehovah, "lij still and
know that I am God."
Be still, aad heart, sod knew thy Ood doth
To guide tne fu'nre as Be has the past,
Thy hope, thy confidence, let nothing shake,
All now myiteneus shall be b i,ht at ast.
Be it further resolved. That a nnnv of these
resolutions be senl to the bereaved wife; that
tion, published io the daily pape'r. and for
tney tie stread npon tne boi.as ot our associa
warded to one or more ot tho insurance io.r-
nal. for publication.
Be It also resolved, mat the members of
this Board attend the funeral servicea of our
deceased brother in a body.
JAMEri K- HEAHLEi,
J. J. MURPHY.
HENRI' J. LYNN.
BOOTS AND SHOES,
200 1-2 MAIN ST., Memphis, Tenn.
ar A perfect fit guaranteed,
attention paid to repairing.
AT the regular meeting of Past Grand Mas
ters. Council No 2S, held tho 9th in t ,
Brother Austin W Williams, P.W G. M. was
duly expelled from th. U U U. O. for
embezslement. he having obtained seventy
eight dollar, and forty rents (878. 0), and
after repeated demands refused to account for
or turn over the same.
Respectfully, et? ,
T.iUMAH SIMPSON, W.M.
DWWajhixotiis, (i. 8.
To the Elite of Memphis
MONS. A. MOREL,
VIOW stopping at Gaston's Hotel, removes
' 1 instantly and permanently Superfluous
Hair, Freokles Warts Mole., Birth Marks,
or any detect in the skin. Highest city refer
euces on application.
A BP't'IALTY.-Skln beautified, hands
made white, fingernails almoLd-hared and
lose-tlnted, and all ailments of the feet
fipeeifics sent to any part of the world. -Perxanontly
located : Mllwnnkee,Wla.,
P. O. Box 205, whioh will receive prompt
To Country Merchants
TSE close eondition of things brings a gen
eral purp'ie on the part of t'AK Ef'l.'L
COUNTRY MERCIHNTS .o make sp.cial
exertions in th. purchase of their winter sup
Appreciating and commending the wlsdnui
of this policy, wo have, IN OKLIKH TO KUl.
LY MEK r IT. snppli d i,irelve with a W
rEUBbiucKofS'ichSlAPLKrias are da'ly
needed by TUB WOKKlNit PK' Pl.K of th
eouutry. Merchants, therefore, WHO HA E
CASUTOSPhNU, are confidently invited In
look lu uoon ihe l.N'l,Si:I.I.Y f.,, .i.l.
NOW opening by us to furnish the coning
WH. R. MOORE & CO ,
Wholesale Dry Goods Notion
AND MEN'S FURNISHINGS,
No. 398 Main St.. Memphif, T nu
GEORGE W. TURTSER,
Carpenter and Builder
Shop Id Rear of Hotel Clarea icq
srSwIil attention to Job Work. A
Made to Measure!
THE SHIRT TAILOR,
269 1-2 Main, 0pp. Court Square
Perfect Fit and Satisfaction War
ranted. MATERIAL AND MAKE THE BEST.
Miy'i MedlcatfxJ Flannel Underwear
Prevents Chills and Rheumatism.
The l ut nn,l g..,-.. r....
A. J. ENSEL,
04 Hoal Stroot.
Ike-alrr la BIotm nod Farnitnre,
Qaeeniwars, Tinware, Ulaaawatre
astd Uoneral Aaaortmeal el Good.
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MRS. C. H. FITTS
BEOS lloave to notify the publio that Prof,
j 8,lr,1"kr will take charge of the
vocal dflnarttnant at I, u.; A
tolre. ''" "uu""a-
1 fcRMS Class lessons, 16 per month. Prl
vate lessons, 112 per m.nth. 66 91
Joh Otibtom, Ji. c. N. OlOBVlKOa.
OVERTON & GR0SVENOR.
Real Estate Dealers,
Agents ane Brokers,
Office, 264 Stcond Street.
..If.E. corner Second and Court,
MEMPHIS, : TENNESSEE.
KKAL ESTATB boughtand sold, taxegpaid,
rents eollecUd .to., on eommisslon.
' 152 71
Ovrrr. n. -
Mtimna Cut Fin is Ggggait, Im. Co,
MxyvrfTs. T.w... N.,..mk.,'y qqi
1U M i niui.w S..D
AT a meeting ot the Board of Direotors,
held this day, a
Ulvld.ssd of Fl (fl) Percent
on the eaoital stock waa declared and ordered
to be cred ited on the stock notea of tha Com
pany. By order of the hoard.
TT KM APPKKSON, President.
n!gT J Lvrni. Cashier. 60 PT,
And Repairing Establishm ent,
406 MADT 8TEEEI.
A LL work done neatly, In Jrst-ciaag style
rV. and at lower prices than elsewhere. Sat
isfaction guaranteei in all oases.
Bjrllendinr and cleaning fura a specialty.
J. C. GATES & CO.
New & Second-Hand Engines,
Boliara, Pumps, Boiling,
Ga and Jit earn ripe and Fittings
No. 310 Front Street.
a-A 11 kinds second-hand maohinery bought,
sold .no st"ll 47 Ti
ADAT MARE, OF NEW YOI1K.
No. 17 Vance Ntreet.
IHIK most powerful Test Medium in Amer
1 lea. Consult her on dead and livin.
fnenuj- on business m.itters; on marriages
and lovo affairs; eaa locate evory disease of
the human alinr. Gentlemen not admitted.
Office hours frem 9 a to 9 K. 4 t
S. II. DONSOOMB, ' W. B. lliLlttltTH.
I. M. Kiijok, Seo'y.
Hni lis. Gift
OF MEMPHIS, TENN.,
No. 22 Madison Street.
tl. n. DCNSCOMB, W. B. GALBREATH,
W. B. MALLOttt', R. L. COOUrlAN,
L. HAN'AL'KR, N. FONTAINE,
J9E BRUCB. 178
Bluff City Terra CottaVarks
MANUFACTURER OF ALL KINDS OF
Stone Jugs, Jars, Churns, Etc.
SHELBY St., bet South and Georgia.
NEW GOODS !
Onr Fall and Winter Htoekol
liar been racftlwrd and U .
oad s ss .tyle, ,
quality or cUjtpaea In price.
ALL CUR GOODS ARE NEW
AND FRESH I
220 Kail?, Cor. Adams.
irFlne Bos)assd Ibees saado U
or4r aod a at (toratd.
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