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NASHYILLS UNION AND AMERICAN, TUESDAY, OCTOBER 28, 1878.
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tv,.fc-.ii.(i tdifcaeo bangs
have b4l"sser;'tW:ir uulefs
. Kentucky, and several jiurnats say it is te
rr.rr, K,m,fcrf'of Illinois tiaSOVl!
cidedtbat betting on an fiction is not
camblinc, and that a judprif nt rendered on
fa notSBtln paymealWAqdfi debt is
gtheDcpgelectcl tfilajorcll the
City Counclmon bat one, and the Cb?tf
Judge of tlio Sir rcnie Bepcb.o.aba-.city. A
pretty good day's wPfOT'dcad'arty.
Tnp nr Assiviat.ion of New York has
strong ground against &a elertjvejqmaarj;,
Tho.Xow XojkeZkiies, t" Kepublican or-
gan in that city, pronounces tb9 election of
It is now deCn&lyJsettledJthat the tele-
graph wires InJCiermany-ire Co longer to-be-
affixed to poles in the open air, but are, to
be buried in underground tnbesr 'Lines
having the largest number of wires will ba
' 0 TnE 5feW York'fcolored-fiien are' follow
ing the example Dheir QhJo.hrfithr.'njn
demanding r&ognltionf nrhelf 'de
mands amount to very lit le. They ought
to caroet-bas it to some of the Southern
'States. 'where fiieiifljrethreri Vie In the m-.
In recarfilo'th? "Jesuit of political con"
tests, no patriot can. or ought to, affect a
a mOCK'ieeilug OI iDUiuercuia:, au u-a uinu
does-notTPjoice at a- Cocservadva-victoryf
he must bewail a Republican defeat.
-JacksonJVhig .and Tribune ...
wfbal!way of dlnchlrig;itileavc3very little;
Tub Baliimora Gazette of the 24th inst.
says: 'Tha cffic'al report of the total vote
cart at the municipal election" on Wednes
day, makes it 35,40?, of which Mr Vansant
recalled 22.753. and &Ir. Carson 12,650.
- i'i&aniant's majority? Is, (berefore, 10,-
103." MavorVansant's majarity in 1871
was 7,154. This shows a handsome "Dem
i&'The Chicago Time wante the counties of
Cook, Dupage and Lake cut loose from
Illinois and set up in the .State business for
themselves. "In thus petitioning for
- x divorce," it remarks, "the State of Chicago
'.'Ofj'lhst name should be chosen) would ask
nothing in the shape of alimony." The
Times' Is disgusKd af 'the way the State'Is
managed by the Radicals. . - v.t
The Kooxville Press and Herald an
nbihncet areemnptioa of silver 'specie. It
Bay: "Alrpady WKucxville thq retail dealers
are receiving lie cm&ll silver coins In pay.
4 jment of purchas:'Sij&de bythe country peo-
nacer money to empty out their hoarded
coins from old stockings aud odd crevices.
As Horace Greeley used to say the way
to bring about resumption is to resume.'
"Tab Jackson (Teun.) Wiig and'Tribune
Bays the Democrats and old "liao "Whigs of
Mississippi are so divided" ss to the legality
of an oiection this year,,that. it believes the
election will be held in suite of the Execu-
vision of views concerning which is the
more trustworthy, Ame3' or Alccrn the
Whig and Tribune thinks the former will
WoncKSTK3.Massachu5aJ,ts is a nice,
moral, orderly, piousto'nf,1 but its ' nicety,
morality, order and piety combined did not
prevent twenty-three mcrried couples of
that Tplace'ficm' asking for and obtaining
bills -cfidivorce at the recent session of
wcburLT'frweive of the divorcas were' r.rant-J
cd on account of adultery. D.own here
such a record would be a targct'for all
a journals of Northern civilization to" shoot at,
but -it seems to be considered a'l right up
" InTabout'five'weeks Congress will meet
and the application for subsidies, backed by
strong lobby representations, will begin,
Among the'mos! impdrtaut 6chemestobe
pressed,- the Chic?go Tribune enumerates
"Bond subsidy to the Northern Pacific
Railroad, $00,000,000; bond subsidy to the
8 Southern Paciac Railroad, 60,000,000; as-
BumptiSn of debts of Southern "States,
$275,000,000; subsidy o Virginia aud James
River Canal, $75,O0'.',O00; same to Georgia
and Alabama Canal, $40,000,000; purchase
of Erie Canal and its enlargement, $00,
000,000; purchase of telegraphs. $10,000,
000; .rofunding cotton tax, $70,000,000;
claims of Sontharn loyalis s, $20,000,000."
The Maryvilla Jlejmblican, edited by a
" "Unless we are greatly mistaken, the fate
' u of the Democratic and Republican parties
of Tennessee is in the hands of ex-President
Johnson. If his adherents coalesce
with the Bourbon Democracy, the Republi
can party will be defeated. But if the ex
President takes the Held, the result caunot
now bo foreseen. The contest now going
"ion is solely between" the Bourbons aid Lib
Tnisisall statod doubtless ju3t as the
writer wishes it to ba. But in the conteBt
between Democrats aud Independents, it
should be remembered that among the
warmest adherents of ex-President Johnson
last fall were tens of thousands of un
Wo reprin this morning from the Wash
ington Eepublitan wha!, it claims to bo a
verbatim report of ex-President Johnson's
speech at the serenade given him In Wash
ington, on the evening of the 23d inst.
There has been some disappointment that
Ihejfmado no reference to the Holt-Surratt
matter. The Washington correspondent of
the Now York Tribune wrote, Oct. 23, the
evening on which the ex Prosident spoke,
as folio vrs;
Ex-Pesident Johnson decided tome
lime azo that if he was called upon to make
a speech while in this city ho would not re
fer to the question of veracity between him--rself
and Judge Advocate-General Holt, on
the subject of the commutation of the sen
tence of Mrs. Surratt. There is
reason for believing however, that
lie has carefully prepared an
answer to the recently published pamphlet
of Judge Holt, wherein the latter shows '
that Mr. Johnson was shown the recom
mendation to clemency of five members of
lln court-martial which convicted Mrs.
Surratt. This answer, it is undeistood, is
bow being put in typo here, and will bo
Jkgiveo.to the public before Mr. Johnson
:-leaves the city. His statement, of course,
will be of a negative character, since it is
claimed by Judge Holt that when ho sub
mitted the recommendation of the. five
membera'of tho court to Mr. Johnson there
was no third party In the room."
The i.. Washington correspondent of the
' Cincihrls11 Commercial, writing on the 24th
Inst , confirms this statement, and adds
that tbfi President's version of the matter
will appejpamphJet form shortly.
Ji? rs 1 ca r
There has prevailed what the physicians
call- i'dimatlc yellow fever" In BjihibrldgeJ
aid the surroundinff country. In South-
wBtern Georgia, fcr somOjWeeks; Recerit-r"
lV the disease has assumed a'morV'mallg-
"all the symptoms of the Memphis malady,
Dr. E. P. JDiiraSBn, a dbUnguisScd'-iltfesnv
iUermsfo believed fOTepteftoin a'
malarial form. The medical profession an-
produce this scourge in our Southern Sates.
ellow fercr there, a&d reduced thektj of
ivo4i.ua a-i,o( wmtts, ana wjus
ingly hisUuctlYeaisjyisa'iWKiitaiy -.precau-
Uonakeptyello.fe7er out-of NeW' "Torkt
citjlfor the lastdx koa.lvwkiie wlaW
aboard ebips he.Id.iaquarantIaelB;a)e; lower
harbor nearly all that time,5IAccbrain5r to
many Dy yeuowjevgr as Mempnls, as one
in ten, In'tlie last three months. This com.
Jarative Imniunltyjn the largerpd lowr
vuxria xuuuBijmajpyiDeaj,rto jcommofi,
sense sanitary precautions. Memphis au-
aliorjtica ALcganliU tLaN c. iworfr- of
dfansin? Irm lnlA. tn tha .clooj-i
alan snould euher shut out or stamp out
hesid, have come'to-'she'coricluslon that tho
recen,t outbreaks of cholera lin that country.
.tcerVnoplu'e fyyeceni imjQrtdtionsf but
the seeds of" cholera have remained latent
.from forjmereijldemics, oyen:asar b&dcas
1S52. This sta'ement is made on the an
thorlty of theifedicaZ 2Tunes and Gazette,
and corrobhrates views lixpreEsedTn" the
Ukiox aud Amkbicaii when the disease
last nrevailcd CDldemlcallv,im.hIs cltv. We
know Kwjong life will last in many, gjrdenj
se d3, but not so well the vital strength
of spores, in ., mildew, 'rust, . smut
choiera and fever germs. These
have jet ,to be studhd tunder a great
variety of condiyoDs. That the germs of.
these andlother maladies multiply"' ih.tnei
thuman system admits of no reasonable
doubt; but under what conditions do they
multiply largely outside of animal heat and
nutriment;-' bolar heat and unman excre
ments appear to do the work of propaga
tion, as ight be proved , by many well-attested
facts. BuS hsat from fire makes
pladisgrowinhot bouses as well reheat
from the sun; and vitality is not killed in
many seeds y a freezing temperature
Life, Id a dry seed of corn will endure cold
thaU-will- freeze mercury; -while a" mild
fiost will kill the same vitality
in " a young corn plant, if growing,
Life and health whether in man or plai..
depend wholly on conditions. Bainbridge
in.southwestern Geolgla' stands on a recent
rotten hmestoDO rock, whicn give3 existence
to had well anusprjog .waterj and favors
miasm and yellow fever. Our lime rock in
Nashville belongs to an o!d-r p eo!odc3l age,
which doe's notinjure water so much, but
it favors several diseases besides cholera.
Cistern aud river water are healthier than
that from springs and wells i in all this "lime-
. . 1 ! t ' L f . i' 'T . . ' 1
stone, ouwch irue paacy 13 10 siuoy
to prevent all diseases, and especially epi
demicj. They cbey natural laws, the same
as sunrner and winter, seed-tims ind har
vest. Thwjilorje. jiay bo foretold, vfith
the certainty of
au eclipse of the sun or
THE 3IAKTXAXI) JDOIC1A11X AB
BUItABX AltntSTS, .
We have -many-. Instances in the'Sou"".h in
illastratiqnothe factythat "the whirligig
of time brings his revenges." One of the
latest comes from Baltimore. "On the 13th
of September, twelve years sgo,"says the
Now Tork TForic?, "at dead of night, a
number of tho most eminent and law
abiding citizens of Baltimore were arrested
by military force, without oath or warrant,
audlmrried to a military prison flrst to
Fort McHenry, then to Fort' Lafayette, and
finally to Port- Varren. There they re
mained immured for fourteen months, no
charge" "vfhlcH they ' coukT "answer being
preferred acainst them, and were dis
why thejrwere Imprisoned. Counsel were
denied them. Tne wrifeof habeas corpus,
duly issued by a Federal jude, was defied
or declared to bo suspanded four hundred
miles from tha outer edge of war.To this
winton outrago'theso gentlemen submitted
not without protest, but with no such exhi
bitioner natural petulance as often tabes
away from the dignity of suffering. They
simply 'felt wonder that in'a land 'claiming
to be free and governed by law such things
could be. Twelve years have "now elapsed.
Ssvoral of these victims have dropped into
the grave,- hurried thither by their sufferings
and privations In undeserved Imprisonment.
Some still live, and it is pleasant to see how
they are one aud all beloved and cherished
in the commnnity to which they belong and
on which their puro and bright characters
shod so much honor. Ono of them, Mr.
Scott, died the other day, having been for
many years, first by Executive appointment
and afterwards by popular election, Chief
Judgo of tho Baltimore Supreme Court.
To the vacant place now succeeds another,
Mr. .George- William Brown, one of the
most eminent members of the Maryland
bar. Thus is Democratic Maryland true to
her 'own honored sons, aud thus 13 justice
dono by popular acclaim to tho victims of
arbitrary persecution. Every man, dead or
living, who had to do with the tdark out
rage of September, 1861, has passed away
Into obscurity or disgrace." Attbo election
on the 22d inst. Judgo Brown received
34,481 votes out of the 35,403 cast. This
is a compliment to the Democratic candi
date of which he and his friends may well
be nroud. '-..-"
Tiie Carlinville (111.) Democrat, long
the organ of the Republican party of Ma
coupin county, has abandoned the support
of the Republican county ticket and has
raised the farmers' ticket. Many other Re
publican county papers iu the West are
taking the same cours?.
The Pittsburgh Commercial, a Republi
can organ, which has been proclaiming as
gustily as any of the "Independent" journals,
that tho Democratic party was dead acd
buried, has recently awoke to the terrible
realization that it is alive and kicking. It
says particularly with reference to Ohio:
"Tho result will undoubtedly be in
terpreted as showing that Thurman was
right, and that the Democratic organization
Is strong enough and vigorous enough to he
maintained. The country will be
divided, politically, as heretofore, into two
parties, tnoltepublican and the Democrat
ic, and those who want to earn, their spurs
as knights must fight in the lists, under the
banners of one or the other of those organ
Tho "Independents" will not thank tho
Commercial for that.
BiCl TAI ilaJJSTJSiTED.
au &L. jgL. v Jtu. &
Congressional Example Followed in
Presldeat JobJHKm's Testimony
i Mow be Saved. Moae -est? $5je .
From tho Ke w York Tribune.
ASHi?fEw;i-240B ef fe swat-
exaggerated and eccentric cases 01 mck py
grabbing Mil Ncently come to light- f. the
rosTOiucapariment. ipejwwiia aisu
noticeable like! of the mt alaiulw', vjawed;
from the Civil Service point of view,
that has occurred under the present Admhv
;istratiwi. lik woited, ad there seems
k )kmrSmm oob'tth accuracy of the
source, that Mr. McGrew, the chief clerkT
of tho Sixth Auditor's .office, promoted hs
son, who ia,a clerk in the sameoffice,.to fa-.
posiUon,fc'nbFore!gn Mafr Mftekm,,
which i)M been want abouVteriftoaoths..
The soikadbeeH Occupying a. siornate
place aS4recelvlBf:the reguJyiilaryof (t
while thacauj. existed, bafcepjaa
der tho Civt Service Reform e,ihQ MfcerJt
is reported, not only promoted hla son to
thn corancv. hnLmanioulated tha rolls En
ten'months' salary of the vacant office,
notwlthsUndlng young McGrew had not
other duties whicfc-he'afci not peffbrmln the
same office; ' AaotUer case, of almost tne
Sfme. character, ibut pokquitecas;' jexpensije
lo'the Government, is-EJUil'.to'h4ve"oecurrjd:
4o tha yUiaBrffttbft-SfBft!OffiflQiwMr.-
Hazlett, who was thfMffOf th dJvlsioh,t
diejaaajietore uie. yacancy was nueu;a.
lapas of -fpuror five i'montfes occurred. A
Mr. Boone vyas promoted"! last to the va-,
cancy,vand, Tt Is suppeaodfeacame aware pf
the precedent in young McGrew's case,anjd,
whiM his manner of proceeding is somer
what in doubt, it is said he succeeded in
convincing Chief Clerk McGrew tbatbe
Boone, as also entitled to his back-piy
graband tfe&tiHe;raeelvedJtifr Jj I '
-' Ex-President' Johnson lU'comTrTon with
nine-tenths of thepeople of tha country,
speakiof JfeisaliryiJll of the last Con
gress In the strongeat terms of opposition.
He has lived here, with slight interruptions,
during most of the past thirty years, aud!of
course well knows the expenses oUivhig'iu
the various public positions. He says that
a Congressman can live becomingly pn
tSSjOQOa year, and that a Cabinet officer can
maintain his position on $8,000 a year.
Some of his Cabinet officers lived within
their salaries, and.it is wellknown that. Mr,
Boutwell sav.ed money on his salary
as Secretary of the Treasury. As
to ' the adequacy of. Ihe old
"salary of $25,000 a year attaching to
thoTresidential office, it is well known that
during Johnson's term it was more than
adequate for a generous and becoming
"maintenance of the President's household.
Mr. Johnson kept six horses -ind suitable
carriages, all of which he bought, and the
.charge was,never made that there,, was. any
exhibition.; of economy athis entertain
ments He gave jnofe state dinners than
have been "given of late4 years,and' they
were always spoken of as generous a
suluble. The fuel, gas, and most of the
servahts"of 'ha White House are paid for by
the Government, which also provides card'
enera -and stablemen. All tho vegeta
bles used in the White House are furn
ished without cost to the inmate, and the
groceries", 'meats, wines, etc., aro all that
have to be purchased. Many of these are
obtained of tho army commissary at cost
prices. Mr. Johnson paid all bis expenses,
and retains aK his bills. His expenses were
hoolSSOO to.Sl,W30. a. month,.-according
to the season of tho year. During the
fashionable season his bills reached the lat
ter amount. He said recently, in answer to
a question, "Yes, I saved, something from
1 t t r-: nfrf . 1 . . -ri u .
my salary 01 $su,uw a year as .rreaiueiiL,
and some of that; which 1 saved in that of
fice I had on deposit wi'h Jay Cooke &
Co.'s Fjst National Bank."
A large area of wfieat has been sown in
Mogre county this fall.
The Mary ville -EepuMtcan says gold has
been found in Blount county, ten miles west
01 that place.
. A large number of horses and mules are
being driven south from East Tennessee
and Kentucky this season.
The Ripley News of the 24th announces
the sudden death of F. M. liraden from the
effects of a wound received during the war.
Jjurftug, breaking tand stealing are so
common in Jacsson inat tne re is a suspi
cion 01 tne presence 01 a Hand of incen
diaries. The Lynchburg Pioneer of the 24th savs:
Several wagons of movers passed through
A number of gentlemen In Manchester
propose to form a Club for the purpose of
giving tree lectures to tne community dur
ing the winter months,
.A large female porker got beastly drunk
in jacKson tne otneruay, on tbe strength
of a lot of brandy peaches that had been re
jected ana cast into the streets.
Tho Manchester Democrat says it is a
fact pretty generally known to its readers
that chills and fever hve clung to tho peo
ple 01 uouee county for tne last lew years,
and asks an explanation.
The Commercial and .Lancaster Hotels
in Jackson about a week since were entered
and ransacked by burglars, who acquired
the sum of $20 in the former and $15 in
West Tennessee railroads are doing an
immense business. The Jackson Wliig
anu xrioune 01 tne zotn says: The rail
roads centering here are crowded with
freipht every day, and frequently there is a
periect Diocsaae &doui tne depots, and cc
casionally regular trains are delayed thereby.
Tho Jackson Whig and' Tribune notes
the growth and prosperity of Pinsou, one of
tne most nourismng 01 ine Mooue and Ohio
railroad town.i. From a mere railroad sta
tion with a few scattering houses, Pinsou
has in a few years grown to tho proportions
of a fliurishing town of several hue dred in
TJi n TnVcnTl Whin rtnrt 7tlitmM MtiAtitn
on the authority of railroad officials, that
tne worn 01 tracK laying on tua Mississippi
CentrarexCension has reached a point with
in fifteen miles of Cairo, III, the northern
terminus ot tne road, and that through trains
to Cairo will ba running by the 15th of
Tbe Louden Journal of tha 25th has the
following: Col. Whiting and others from
Oakdale have been examine the ores In tha
vicinity and are nlgmy pleased with them.
They propose measures to utilize tho rich
veins of our section: One piece of the ore
was taken to a blacksmith shop in this place
and a nice bar-of iron was drawn from the
The Lynchburg Pioneer observes that
the main case beforo the Circuit Court at
its recent session at that point, was the
State va Wesley Speck, on the charge of
the murder 01 J onn Jeans The trial elic
ited great interest. The prisoner was
found guilty of murder in the second degree
and sentencedto the State prison for twenty
It is said mat a couple pt Bnarpers in a
light chaise have been traversing some of
the Western connties negotiating for feath
ers. They represented that they had sev
eral car 1 ads of new feathers at a certain
point, which they wished to exchange for
old feathers. They procured several ticks
full by giving a small sum byway of pledge.
The game didn't proceed far Iwfore they
were arrested. They hail from Cincinnati
The minister of one of the colored
churches In Jackson, (the Whig and ZW
bune is responsible) announced to his con
grecatlorftm Sunday, the 12th, that on the
Friday following a prayer meeting would
be held in the church in behalf ot tne fever
sufferers of Memphis, and exhorted his con
gregation to put on "sackcloth and ashes"
on that solemn occasion. A pious old
mammy, at tho appointed time, actually ap
peared In an improvised Buit of hemp, Bprin
kled with ashes.
The Trenton Gazette of the 25th says:
On last Saturday evening Mr. S. D. Whit
ten, better known as Tobe, struck a neerb
man named Dnlvie, on the head with a
piece of iron, breaking his skull and driving
a piece of the "bone an Inch Into the brain,
thereby producing a wound which is pro
nounced fatal. Ivle was engaged In a quar
rel with another negro, "while Mr. Whltten
was passing, w bitten told them to stop
their fuss; whereupon Jvie, in an Insulting
manner, replied that he would not do it.
This provoked the blow. Whltten ab
sconded, anri has not been, heard of.
The "Left Centre" is the title of one of
tne political parties in Paris. We presume
Lubin is the right scenter.
jhQ ctecinnail Times dT?a;nrdy after
z Thronrirr thff raMccfcahja: .Clerfcjjf
thi four txiuntles whose official returns are
nnh-vpt ranorted to hare reached Colnrahn.q.
abstram or tne vote on rue iwo leaamg can-
Uolltnfl tinira rariyj anu oiewars ;rro
tectionlst),fixeeptinona.or two instances,
where no separate returns of their vote his
been made. Out footings furnish the fol
Novea. . i .mjm
Allen T.i . . . .v.-.i .214,603,
AUJan' majority over NoyeB, 156.
Jttia. claimed that the official; returns elect
all the other Republican candidates on tiie '
LOCAL OPMOV. 1 j
The Indiana Legislature last jylnter passed
a liquor lav embodying the "main features
of IheiLocarOp'tion" plan. X1S5V nearly
identical with; tha one" vet6edby6ur Gover
nor. ' The constitutionality br the law was
passed upon by the Supreme Coort.of In
diana a few. days 'ago; .and the: followlrgj
"The decision of the Indiana Supreme
Court on the constitutionaUtv'of ' the tem
perance law deals .first ,rwlthr the question
wTiather tha" act .commits leinlslatlver 3 wb
tq""th people. It'ts heldj'such 'power Is not
pasted. any, ,more-lb"au,.lby 'the law,'autoriz-
"The second point.madc against. the) act was
that it vested the admlulstrtlverpovrer in
the "people" The conrr, Jroadljr declares
that it "can see, no ground' on wBTch this
point can bo maintained. Tho, third'' db
jection to tho act was that it was local' "and
not general in its operation. This paint was
.also overruled as being clearly untenable"
Gov. Biown did not .veto the law pre
sented jto1 him for unconstitutionality in
matter, however, but for fatal defects in the
.nianWr "of," . its passage. Chattanooga
Times. ' "
Wm PEOPLE DON'T GO TO
'Why do people not go to church more:
One thinks it is thi', and another thinks" it
is mat. xou can open a cnurcu in a noveij
and let a voice' go forth that has the power
of touching men, and you will find it
crowded and thronged. You do not want.
the cobs that used to have corn. That
which men want Is sappy food, refreshing
food. Men are willing to be dealt with, to
have their sins' flashed in their faces; willing
to have their conscience aroused, but do not
want to be bandied; they want a preacher
that takes hold of therfl in' some Tvay, and
if be can do more than that; if he can give
to them that which every man consciously
heeds some men have aspirations, and
some more indulge in superficial thought
and it be can give him strength to bear b:s
burden. Men that are sore in life; men
who are in sorrow; women who don't know
how to bringTjp their children; and who are
continually having more and more added to
their flock; people who want to know where
tne next nod or coal is coming from; people
who are afraid of the sheriff; men who are
pricked with tho ten thousand nettles of
human life they come to church and hear
a long discussion on. the fall of Adam. Well,
that is not inopportune, but still they're' so
flat themselves they feel as if they would
like to know something that deadens the
struggle that is going on within them; they.
want soma one-who'' tviII take part with
them, a mlnister-who brfdgs God down' to
the side of men, not as an everlasting con-
demner, but ono who brings God down ai a
present nslp in time of trouble. Henry
war a: iseecher.
Tne .Regular Meeting of Citizens
'For tUo Improvement ol IVortta Nash.
vino aua tne ADatoracut or x.x
WILL BE HELD THIS EVENING, AT IV
o'clock, s.tthe"Vinth Ward Engine House.
All property-holders and citizens of the Sth.ward
and 13th Civil District are respectfully Invited
to attend. By order of
CHaKLKS RICH, President
fEKDINASD PPISTEK, Sec'y.
NasbTille, Oct. 28. 1873. It.
C AO BBLS. CHOICE MICHIGAN AP-
plea Just received by
GENNEXT & CO.,
oc23 3i C3 and 63 South Market Etreet.
fiood News IZ Children
St. Nicholas Has Gome !
ME IS CO .Til SO EVERY IIOSXH.
This Beantifnl New
Published bt ScnniNEn & Co.,
PICTURES, STORIES AND TALKS,
IS WOW BEADY.
Price, SS Cents. - .. 83.00 a Tear.
For Sale by all News Dealers,
A Good Chance.
A HEW PATENTED MACHINE FOR MAK
Ing Mattresses, now working at "Weakley &
"Warren's Furniture Factory. The' light for
Tennessee, South Carolina, "Virginia and Mary
land for sale or to let to canvassers. Money can
15 madeiy It oc23 3t
"KEHDBICK HOUSE," CUUKCU ST.,
CONTAINING 12 OR 14 ROOMS IN THE
Boardlntr Department, and three "business
Store Rooms frontlne on Church sL Kent
moderate. For further particulars apply to
THOS. CALLENDEK, Agent,
oc283t 50 N. Cherry street.
KING'S SALT WORKS.
Kltobell's Heirs, etc, vis: McCall
TkT VIRTUE OF A DECREE RENDERED
JD In this causa by the Circuit Court of "Wash-
lntrton county, va., ontno ma aayor ucioDer,
1873, 1 will, as Commissioner, proceed
Ob Monday, the 24th day of
(that being a Court day) at the front door of the
uourtnouse in iujinguon, wasmngun county,
To Rent the King's Salt Works,
in said countv. and the lands held therewith, for
the term of live years from and alter tho 1st day
of January, 1874 the expiration of the present
lease. The rent will be payable annually, and the
lessee or lessoes will oe required 10 give bonds,
withample security, for the rent, payable to the
undersigned as Commissioner. Ihe renting will
not.pe tor jess.uian
Twenty-two Thousand Dollars in (Jold,
or its equivalent, per annum,
the minimum sum required in former decree.
Upon a sale of the outstanding interests in
said property, the Court reeerTes the right,
Willi tho Consent ol tiie Iresseo or
to terminate the lease at such times and upon
each terms as may hereafter seem equitable.
The person or 1 ersons renting will be required
to pay cash in hand sufficient to defray the costs,
commissions and expenses of renting.
J AfilliS Ji. womnvr.
Oct. 24, 1873 oc28 law4t
Great Sale of the Season.
"TTEATMAN, SHIELDS & CO. WILL SELL
ported line of fresh, eeasonablo Staple andFancy
Dry Goods. Clothing, Men's, Boys, Ladles and
Misses' Trimmed Hats and Variety- Goods offer
ed this season, to which will be added Boots and
Shoes. Terms made known on day of sale.
These goods are ordered closed Immediately.
To Coal Dealers.
SEALED PEOPOSAls vtiiiu uti bk
ceived up to Nov. 1,1873, for furnishing the
CAtv Waterworks with Coal for the next twelve
months, the Coal to be good Nut Coal, and to be
delivered at tho City Waterworks In not Jcja
than seven thousand bushels per month, or as
necessity may" reqolre. The Committee on
"Waterworks reservo the right to reject any oil aU
bids. The party securing tho contract. wM be
required to give bond and security for the faith
ful performance of the same.
Proposals to bo filed with P. G. Bresn, Chair
man of Waterworks Committee, orJas. Wyatt,
Superintendent of Waterworks. nnvVkT
Chairman "Waterworks Committee
Oct 19,1873. ocl32w
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iTHXmB&f&N'A TSfr-iDMPOUZTORY.'. Ul
1111. ai jlj. ij jnjxz
M. BUBN8, O. E. PAKSONS, '
E. K. CAMBBKLTj, A. OiCWXSQ, -A.
1u DEMOSS,' ' WM; SIMMONS.
Eecelves Deposits, Deals la Foreign and Do
mestic Eictianae,:Gol(l, Surer and, Government
Securities. Collections mada and' remitted for
on dav of payment at currant rata of exchange.
.Kcveone Stamps for sale. - - "
J anil sptf Assistant OaahteK
WHOLESALE DRY GOODS,
ANNOUNCE TO THEIR FRIENDS THAT
they hare taken advantage of the times and pur
jchased a.second Fall Stock", and are prepared 'to
.supply the wants or the trade .with a full line of
'3 STAPLE AND PANCX
at the very lowest prices. 'r '
Tho attention of Cash Bayers is respectfully
Se. 1 Hick's BlocK, Nasbvllle, Tcbh.
Oct 15, 1873 2m
REAfc ESTATE SALES.
INVEST WE CAPITAL
PUBLIC AUCTION SAli
On Wednesday, Nov. 5, 1S73
a T WiC O'CLOCK". T WILL OFFER F
J. sale at public outcry, the following valuable
jteai estate, vtz
A Vacant Lot, fronting on the northeast corner
or toe JfuDiio square, 10 dyw reel aeep, oemg a
little east of Mesars. Ewin. Pendleton Co.'s
wholesale -drug house.- Capitalists' and , 'whole
sale merchants -would do well to examine this
TwO Lots of 3d feot each, on tho 'west side of
South College street, running backOSO.feet to an
aueyv upon -wnicn mere is a iwo-sury duck
building Known as "iiorn's iraint jsnop."
between Cherry .and College, nowoccupied by I.
a. urown as a ciouungstore, xronung s iceu
. Two Brick Tenements on east side of South
Cherry street, each fronting 25 feet and running
bade 18U recu is xempc irom taxation.
A Two-story Frame House on the "east side of
South College street, a little south of St Vin
cent juospitai, Routing 33 leetoyiur aeep
empt irom taxation .
The owner of this property la- determined to
sell. It 'will be sold without reserve. It is for
you to fix the price. The sale will commence
nromntlv with the property on the Public Square
and will be proceeded with In the order in which
It is abOTe mentioned.. Qmnibases will To In .at
tendance to convey narties fronvnla.ee to place.
TERMS OF SALE Ono-third cash, and the
residue in one and two years, with, interest from
A liberal discount will be allowed parties who
propose to pay an or apart or tneaererred pay
Heal Estate Agent, 50 2T. Cherry street.
3". 33. 33TJ3l.J5q35317E,,
(Succefsor to Burnett, Mclnsls & Co.,)
No. Ill Broad Street, - New York.
Refers to Messrs. Lesueur & Powell, Nashville,
j.enn.: juessrs. uarter sijesier,ijeDanon,xenn.
win. jsxenange isanr, a. i.
Liberal advancesmado on shipments to me.
M. PO WEBS'
"WE HAYE RECEtyED OUR
CLOTHING, EURNlgniNG GOODS,
"ND "WOULD MOST BESPECTFtJLLT
invito all pf our old customers, and the public
generally to call and see us before buying, as we
"have the largest stock In the city, 'and are de
termined to sell cheaper than any house m the
Corner Square nad Market Street
JAS. E. EVANS, )
TOM C. CRUNK:, Salesmen,
' oc23 lm
Nashville and Decatur B. JL Co.
SECRETARY'S OFFICE, NASHVILLE,
Oct 23, 1873-The annual meeting of the
Stockholders of the Nashville and Decatur Hail
road Company will be held at the Depot of the
company, in wis city,
Oa Weda'esday, tee 10th day ef No
oc21 td G. "W; 5EAY, Sec'y.
M. J. MORAN, 42 Cedar st, Nashville, Tenn.
J. JtL FERRY, 1,418 F st, "Washington, D. O.
BIO RAN & JFJBKRY,
SOLICITORS OP CLAIMS,
Kashvllle, Tenn., and Washington, D. C
Prompt and particular attention given to Col
lection of Claims for all Departments of tho
yjNTlL FURTHER NOTICE, THE DIXIE
Oil Company will pays 1.40 each for all good Coal
Oil Barrels, delivered at their "Works on McLe-
oct3 tf ROBERT THOMPSON, Prjs't
Over Two Hundred Millions have
been used within the cast 10 years.
without oomplalnt of loss by Tag becoming de
tached. They are more reliable formarking Cot
ton Bales than any other Tag In use. All Express
uomp&mea uso mem.
Sold by PriHters Bad Stationers
KAft ACRES OF SPLENDID ELK RIVER
wUU Land In Lincoln county, Tenn., situated 6
miles from Fayetteville on the "Winchester and
Alabama Railroad; well watered and timbered,
and adapted to cotton, corn, small grain and
grass. For information addres
Li. P. BKIUUX,
sei9U t Fayettevillo, Term.
TOSDST X. STHTflf.
HAS REMOVED HIS OFFICE TO THIRD
National Bank Bnildlnir. Kn-nthenst corner
of College and Union streets. Entrance on Col
ege street" janlS deol2m
PRBSAN & CO.
WHOLESALE LIQiorSoERS.C L1
Sole Agents 'for'the Celebrated LpN&JEDLOW"; JUSTOT3T
and JOCKO CIGARS,
35 SOUTH IHCARKET STREET, AgnTII.l.K, TRW H.c'
. 1 , r r
"We bave also for the trade a full lino of Domestic and Foreign OlzargrTobaccos, etc
' GIFT CONCERTS.
TO HE GITEH.
Under tho personal management and supervis
ion of the following well-known gotie
men, all Masons:
. , DIREC rOKS":
Col. Jobs "W.Ropeh, 3Ia3. JohsB. Cospbbw,
CapL Jas. Y. Leigh. CoL "Waler H. Taylor.
Georje Oldfleld, John A. Rosson,
Daniel Husted, "Wm H. "Wales,
M H Stevens, John T. Redmond,
His Excellency Gov. Gilbert C. "Walker.
CoUKador Biggs, P. H. P.
Jno. B. MoDaniel, P. G. Commander.
J. J. Burroughs, Esq.
Col. Thos. F. Owens, P. G. M
Capt. Samuel Watts, Virginia Legislature.
-1 mi r -n 7V at
WU1. J.11U3. J . UHGiUif. vr. iU.
Jno. B. "Whitehead, Esq., Ex-Mayor.
Col. "W. H. Taylor, State Senator,
t n T.1 n r n n r
Robt E. "Withers, G. M., G. H. D. G.f O.
or u. u.
ThU Gift Concert" has "been legalized by the
Virginia Legislature In order to raise funds to
complete the Masonic Temple now in course' of
erection In Norfolk. To the Maonlo Fraternity
this enterprise commends itself In the interests
ot Charity and Brotherly Love. To others than
Masons, It presents a chance for legitimate and.
Innocent speculation seldom o tiered,
100,000 Tickets and 10.000 Prizes!
I.IST OF GIFTS.
One Grand Cash Gift. , SW.000
One Grand Cash Gift .. 4 23,000
One Grand Cash Gift..... 1200
One Grand Cash Gift ...i 10,000
Ono Grand Cash Gift... 5,000
une urana uosn iuiic , zjxju
24 Cash Gifts, S500 each 12,000
50 Cash Girts, 250 each...... 12,500
eu t;asn uuts, saw each... I6,wu
100 Cash Gifts, S150 each v 15,000
150 Cash Gifts, 8100 each 15,050
kw uasu uuts, sao each 13.500
9,000 Ca?h Gifts: 55 each 43,000
Grand Total, 10,000 Gifts, all Cash. .8250,000
WUolo Ticttets $5, JIall TIcKcta 2.50
GRAND CONCERT AND DRATOG
TO TAKE PLACE ON THE
15tli OP JAIf START NEXT,
Positively without falLln if orfolk, -Va. More
than half the tickets are already sold. Plan ot
drawing same as that of Kentucky State Ll-
Orders for tickets, and all communications,
uouia oo aauressea
" HENRY V. MOORE. Secretary.
M. R. Asso., Norfolk, Va.
11. W. burton, Genl Agent - oo7 lm
0RMDES11 SCHEME E1R MOWd',
Fourth Grand Gift (taicert
FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE
PUBLIC MARY OF KEItlCE
12,000 CASH GIFTS $1,500,000
mHE FOURTH GRAND GIFT CONCERT,
X authorired by special act of the Legislature
for the benefit of the Public Library of Ken
tucky. 'will take rlce In Public Library Hall, at
Xouisville, Ky., '
Wednesday, Dec, 3d, 1873.
Only sixty thousand tickets will be sold, and
one-half of these are intended for the.Europeai
market, thus leaving only 30,000 for sale in the
United States, whero 100,000 were disposed oi
for tho Third Gift Concert The tickets are di
vided into ten coupons or parts, and have oa
their back the scheme, with a f nil explanation ot
the mode of drawing.
At this Concert, which will be the grandest
musical display ever witnessed In this country,
the unprecedented sum of
AIrAnA tntA tO fWl ....1. rla mill 1.. rt I ...l 1. 4
by lot among the ticket holders. The numbers
of the tickets to be drawn from one wheel by
uixuu uiuurcji, uuu uit, gum ixuia auuuxer.
UST OF GIFTS.
ONE GRAND CASH GIFT;... 5230.000
ONE GRAND CASH GIFT. 100,000
ONE GRAND CASH GIFT 60 000
ONE. GRAND CASH GD?T.. 2.5 000
ONE GRAND CASH GIFT. 17.500
10 Cash Gifts 310,000 each 100,000
30 Cash Gifts 5,000 each 150,000
60 Cash Gilts 1,000 each. 60.004
80 Cash Gift- -600 each 40 OOC
100 Caih Gifts 400 each 4O.00C
150 Cash Gifts 300 each 45,000
250 Cah Gifts 200 each 60,000
325 Cash Gifts 100 each.. k 32.000
U,00 Cash Gifts 60 each , , . 650,000
Total, 12,000 Gifts, all cash, amount
ing to 81,600,000
The distribution -will be positive, whether all
the tickets are sold or not, and the 12,000 gifts all
taiu in propori.ou 10 we ucxeu sola au unsold
ickets beinz destroyed, as at the First and Sec
ond Concerts, and not represented in the draw
ing, FKICE OF TICK.KTS.
Whole tickets, 850: Halves, I25j Tenth, or each
coupon, S5.00. Eleven whole tickets for S500,
I ticKets lor si.uw; iu wnoie ucKets tor S5,O00:
whole tickets for S10.COO. No discount; o-n
less than 500 worth" of tickets at a time.
The unparalleled success of the Third Gift
Concert, as. well as the satisfaction given by the
first and second, makes it only necessary to an
nounce the Fourth to insure the prompt sale ot
everyticket. The Fourth Gift Concert will V
conducted In all its details like the Third, r ji
frill nn.flrtnl.M mow l.nwin f. UO
hich wUl be sent free from this office ir
Tickets now ready for sale', and ",
cotapanied by the money, promp' mlS 1, ib.
eral terms given to thos! who PJ?n E?tJt
Agent Public Library ta . ManatrcI
Y - Concert,
.aillo Library BaIltUa.
r-r7rtfr.. LOUIS "VTLLS KY
. P. J. JONES & CO.,
PRACTICAL SLATE HOOFERS,
Wholesale and Retail Dealers In all kinds of
American Slate. All orders promptly ' .
Office andTard cer.Tiae ChHrc& sis
Particular attention paid to. Overhauling Old
jy2 6m Kools. ,
GRANR GIFT CONCERT!
A Stitch im Tine Saves Niie.'
TPVO NOT NEGLECT A COUGH BEOAUSE
1 1 it troubles you .but little now.
Now Is the
'time it is easiest removed, and
suffer lr they knw how eaMly they can be cured
by the 'Jmely nse of DUCONGE'S PECTORAL
BAlSa MIO SYBUP.'SBSrer3from all ailments
or the Breast, Lungs and Throat will find that
by nelntrthe Pectoral Balsamlo Syrno they are
Btrfes tea. best ezseeterant which- removes all
. I.U4 CO. U. OtVLO UJT JEW L XAUmJffk,
. V. , u t A ItT3 T 1 ,m
rsi ortn uoiiege sxreer, 'x asavuie, i cnn.
A VICTISi' OF EARLY Indiscretion, causlnz
M nervous debility, premature decay, etc., havi
tog tnea ia- vain every advertised remeay, nas
-discovered a staple means of self -cure, which he
will send free to hla fellow-sufferers. Address
J. TT. REEVES, 78 Nassau st, New York.
61T ii. Chute, itrett. St. LooU, Jto., bu two loaferta
CtjcAla tb trt.tment of ijl referral aad ttxatliittuW
thta ujr .pedtllit la BU Loalt, u tbe dtj'papen thcVt
lto ipnct4)rTlia)a, exiul debUlty ul tmtaUmer, u t&
malt of Mlf-ibM. la jouth, or kzbxI exMun ; irmstoa.'
being; umnnui, wmitnl ksIuIooi, doclBiT, dma.i pf
111". deiecUr. memory, plapha ea tie txca, pAjriMldeeT
.Ttnlea to ocletjof female, eoafiiika ot ldeu, ioii of -feiatl
power, are permiotnUr end. FaapbleCSSpaK.
frw. STery letter of laqalry with oo. ttaap aaawered.'
TT7ILL SEND (FREE) RECEIPT FOR MT
? veeetaeie jtaisa,
Removing Plmplesy Black "Worms, Blotches,
Freckles, Moth and Tan, leaving the skin clear
au .with a healthy glow. AUo sure process for
the growth of HATH on bald heads or smooth
faces. 11 PRATT, Chemist, 42 Piae street, :N.
Y. P.O. box 5,123. (Send stamp.)
R. H. t
AGK3TS XOK J. 3C FUXXIAM.
42 axid 44 Woith. ClierrySt.,
DEALERS IN BURIAL OASES AND CA3
kets, and Agents for Crane, Breed & Co.'i
and other Improved Cases and Caskets. Attend
promptly to all funerals In city or gumrandlne
eouutrr with fine Hearsea for both Adults and
Children Telegraphic orders, filled: with (Ha--
patch. Taylor's Patent Corpse Preserver, 'be
sides other preservers, that are warranted to
preserve a corpse from 15 to 20 davs without de
y. At tho office day and night ianl4.til ap
Supreme Court at Nashville
R. C. McNairy et als. vs. C B. MoNalry et als.
THIS CAUSE IT APPEARING PROM
the Scire Facias returned by the Sheriff of
Davidson county that C Scott Symmes and
Alfred Kayne, Jr.; are non-residents of tho State
of Tennessee: It is ordered that publication be
made, for four consecutive weeks, In the Union
and American, a newspaper published In tle
city of Nashville, requiring .the said C 5cott
Symmes and Alfred Kayne, Jr., to bosket ap
pear before" the Clerk of said Supreme. Oourt at
his office In the Capitol in Nashvll 0n or be-
tore tne erst juonoay in uecemoer next, and
av In Decemr noTt mil
show cause, if any they can, v;'0y thla"ause
should not be revived against tem as tho heirs
oE"W. H. MoNalry. dee'd, and Seline Kayne,
. . . ?. C.DUNNINGTON,
Oct 6, 1873. Clerk Supreme Court
4QHR. R. 1EEEMA5J). D. S.
ujxtr, no. in oauRCH street,
Office Hoars, 8 A. H. te'l P. 3G aHd.3
ta 6 F. Bf.
aug 26 sat sanAtues tf
REAL ESTATE AGENCIES.
THOS. CHAD-VBXL. A. W. JOHWOS.JS.
CHAD WELL, JOHNSON Ss CO
Real Sstftie Asremtg.
"WILL ATTEND TO
Bnyliisr, SelliBgr aad Beatlsgr
Alsa to iMe NesotlatiRe ef .Leaas
-I'nd will make CASH ADVANCES on Proper
iy or events wnsro pames ueturo lu
OMce, Ho. 42 Cedar Street
NEARLY OPPOSITE POSTOFFIOJC
BOOK AND JOB PRINTING
ISPPiPA'iiED TO TUKS'OUT
OF XVZEY DBSCBEETION,
Ib ike Mast Satisfsetery Style, Bp
"Brief HeUee, at tha tow
OXTB OFFIOX,. IU ALL .ITS BEPAX.
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sumosmx SO"W FOK
The MuiMitt Wecklj!
LS2 Macs, one bit srziazmac.
To Cluba of five or taore- iabicrlbfr'-w5 wia
send our Xaaaoth Weekly for one fjSjmA.
tlSO. - -T
Any one. getting rxp a club c tweTwfsLM
each, shall hare one copy gratis.
To clubs of twenty or more acr!bM will
send our Mammoth Weekly for oco jZ
SL80. and oea'eon-r rrr.Ht 1a m. . Jifii'
I state up fresa tferee Sallies, awf
eaoloa matter; mailed "Wa dnotiai!
9a T ealy 4.98; m. jgpujian
and Oteapeet la the
TERMS OP SUBSCRIPTION'
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Mates tbe- Agriesltsallntansts efosreeylo a
leading fevvtoe.- "We hT9 a special XeWer, who
devotee his estlro time to tho prccurtng aad pab
Uaatien of Lnfsrsation and newi intended ar tbe
ssceees of out farmers.
yyim proper encourageBMnt' freaitat larp
aad reliable etvs of our population, wi taaQstm
fatfeerlnereasa- r eArti axil faeUMsss It yieass
It Is tbe Mift AdTertlfltefr. Me
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As it .tIsCf3sef w raper
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