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The Andrew
Republican:
W. M. a'AVJOOIt,
Xdltor land Proprietor.
SAVANNAH, MO., THURSDAY, DECEMBER 7, 1876.
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I AV AH If AH DIRECTORY.
ATTORNEYS.
J. A. SANDERS,
Atttrney and Counselor at Law,
SAVANNAH, MISSOURI.
Offloa of r r Farmrr'. ItAttk.
)ffl boon from g to 12 A. M.t ami from t to
r. M.
DRA AND WII.MAMfi. Alttornirii at Uiw,
AliTiiuh, Mo. OlUrrorvr ftatantiati Har
fai la.titxiloB. Will vrarlle. In tli Cnuria nt
Aadrtw and adjoining coiintlr vlnlSlf
g T. BRYAN, atlornr) at Inn', will iirattlrc
VT. In all the court, uf Nuitlinrr.t tfUwurl.
nia atuation gUrn tnbualnrai In Hi. county
aa4 probata courts. Ofilca orrr rarmi'ra'
Bank. 17
JOHN B. MA40I1S, atlurnrr-at'liiir. Will
traaaact all tindnta .ntniatnl to him
pr.mptl; and erf full j. Can tx luuml at liU
aSU, ap atalra, twodouritatt ullhr l'oat Of
6.., Safannah, Uo. SI
BAKERY, &c.
H
II. miKIIIIICK. K.cl. Ii.crrr. eont.c-
tlonvrr and rt alatirant. w.al iile of tlw
taaara. Partita InrnUhrd on ihort uotlcr. s.
SOCIETIES.
O. O. F. H-irannah loita;r. No.
II. Harannah. Mo., inert, evrrv
Ftuksd.vv kvi;simi, at (Mil
talluw.' Hall, .northern! earner
e ftha Fnbllo Nquarr. All m'tnli.r of the urdr
1b good (landing, flailing Ibo city, are conhallr
filed to me-t nllb in.
J. U. HONXOLl), X. (I.
T. Dnnx, Sfe y. nt
ASONIU. .Sarannah Lo'lcXo. 71,
A. K. ft A. M.. met. rvrrv II, In!
atunlar ta each miitilh.iit 7 u'cliiA u m.
I All hrntnrr. In vootl al.mlititr sr. fiMf-r.
aalllaTltMto vUltui.
II. X. DAVfOliD, W.M.
B. w. Jot, S.c't.
BKN KUANKt.tN I.OIMiK, No, S.V1, A.
r. A A. II.. mifUflr.l Siitiirilnv iu
ttaeh month, at 10 4. M. All hrntlirr. In
a'ood.t.ntlinr nr .'rHti'i'iiullv limtil tn
TUtini. jos. i,.iii:nni:1t, v. m.
I . T. Mcriccm, Sec'r.
SAVANNAH HOYAt, AltCII CIIAl'TKIt, No.
U. Meet. In rrgularCnnWnitloilon llirner
aad Thurxlay or rarh raoDlh, at 7 r.M, uml on
Earth TburKday at IS a.m. All ('oniimtiinn
yal Arch Maaoaa art lf ite.1 In inert wlih ui.
W. S. Will., II 1
M. Biattoic, Htt'y. nols
RIOIVEV TO I.OAN.
1 aa row prepared to make loan, for thf Mrr
AaUt.Tm.tCo. ofNrw York, in umt r,t
0. and ofer, for fire yrara on ImiirnriMl farm,
ud lty lirou.rtr in Nnrthwrai MUrourl.
TBRMIIIBAtlONAIII.i:, I.rtlen re rru.ilr.t
ad rramperaont Tlhlhc tanker Inlurin.tlnn
Pranpt attention will l,e glwn. I will l-lt
aeaanah, Andrew ctunly, hi h d.te Mhich will
kereafter announced In thl mi.r, hr the
farvoM of reeelflncappliritioni from in r.oni
aauaui ! borrowinir m inrv.
tVALrwhlt HUUKXKH,
Cicin ml Mnnngur.
a. WmI Slh gtritt. Kn(,liv Mo.
A. DOERSAM,
Boot & Shoe
Maker,
3
lUllf Aad Uratrr In RKI)V
M ADC llaftti and isboei
Xurlh tide I'nhllc (iiarf,
SAVANNAH, KO.
fpHK uiiilfroIhfHl wuiild
X rrffirnlU Inform Hit
llatliat if will Klwttjr. krrp on h.-itnl n imi
lf oltk Beit Uatkrial, whlvh nil! fit
a4 p en ihort notlcr, uml In th lilKtiret
tyU or the art. Itpalrins u4ll dmir unl
'rniptlraUtn1fiitn. Ktlf.rtirm friMrHiiti'M
M4Urmciiaoaalil. A. UUtCltSAM.
UbMlT
Mill BBATTY'S
Thelt remarkable hi.trilinenl. pos.eus rapnrl
Jlea for rauaical etTvrl. ami expre.lon never br
ptnaltalnefl. adnptcl lir Amitenr Hlld rrole.
alanal, ami an orn.ni-ul In auv tutrlor.
BXCKL IS giTAI.Il Y Ol'TdSK.'IIIOItnrGII
WOtiXMA.NMIIt', F.I.KIi NV DK.-iU.NS
AMI HSISlI,
aad Wonderful Vaiieiy of their Cumblnati.in
M'llo M1H.
WSf.ulirjl new L'tutennul Styles now rr.td
Addrifi.
DANIEL F. BEATTY,
tc Wmh'ml.n. Vew Jr-T. V S A.
Home Insurance
The Parmer's Insur
ance Company, .
t Andrew Connlr, will Insure Fxrm
ropertr In Anrtrew i:unty. Apply to
Secretary, or local Airciit aniiointeil
j each Grange:.
it. ii. I ai.iiui , rrcslili-nt.
K Bkayton. Sccritnrv. nn3lt
IEATIY J3JAr(
Qrand Hnilnrn nnrl TTnrln-li
Bkrom Jarnee. r. Itiian, lliiunfltrg.ni .? Cir-
Jefferioa city. Mo., after rrccltlRK
k t tw in.iriiiiu'iir. eava
lii , 0 ,cn', '" l!0"', c'"'Htlon, I am
K'n ii. an jiju repreirni ii
eoa It. Ilaldrldge, Uennlngtnn Kurnare,
f'Tke neatly" received liliinal.j all n. K ,
Menmri fully itplo jour rriirc'euiatlon, and
EcTuavre.wriiiiioil., 11 line I lion'l irOICK4
be a Judge In the matter, Mm. ii do, Mid
kchpleaiedwllhll."
a"-, inuuremeni. ever onereii . money reniuti-
pun return nfl-iami and frelitht charsr. pnhl
I m fl,anil V n..-l,.l l.A,l. u-..a ir T....:!..-
Tmr.. Agent, leanieq. prim
catalogue. Adtler...
ANIEL F. BEATTY,
V lM rl'WJTtfTi U, . A
ST. JOSEPH CITY
ROPERTY
FOU SALE.
I TIME OR EXCHANGE for AN
DREW COUNTY
SAL ESTATE OR STOCK.
lift lim.ArfitiTi.Pi. fin a altfUl- I irk 11 OA
ilili fntir rnnnift. nnH Int JilriAn r.A'
i North Bccoud street, St. Joseph)
uini ua win sou ciii'np lor cam or
Ii time, or exchange It for stock, or
al nalnln in Amlrmt rxnintir r-n
ii him, for fnrlhor i)irtlfiiilni, ornd-
aauriuiiur, A HUMAN i'MTICIREW,
laviiuniu, aiu.
ilsy 4, 1876, inC.
Om.nii RnilRrrt nnrl TTnritvTif
fomtlro. E. ltchfr, f rniol Win. It. Letcher
1 A llt ltd. a.' ....- ill...
" W. IVM TmI lha hltnn ln.l V, I .. Ir . uu
uiir win wit, n uiksi a inori iimr 10
it we will duerA)ll uiv it.'
tmi-i n. II row n. KMi.riMwitnUirUI.IU..8avii
nu wantril. SemUorrataloixii?. A.Mrrsi,
DANIEL F. BEATTY.
M Wa.hlait.a. ritw Jrrarf.U. B.A.
itr. Diiniul F. 1 1 catty, of Washington,
J., M constantly In receipt of the
bit flattering teitlmony from nil ptttts
toe UnitedSUtCf ana Canada, as to
e beauty and excellence of lib pianos
a organ. Bond for catalogue and
ltoftestlmonl.au. Address Danlol F,
Htty, Washington Warren County, N,
SHOE STORE.
BT. JOSEl'H.
ON'I.Y A FKW
OF THE MANY BARGAINS
daily oprr.nr.ri
Men's a nc mlf Hoots, 93 AO
" heavy kip boots, 2 25
" beat Clilcigo kip boots, 3 00
Hoys' " " ' " 2 00
Youths" " " " 1 60
Women's kip Shoos, 1 00
Women' pclililo goat sowed pol, 1 60
Women's pebble goHt side lnce, 1 75
Mhsck' pebble grain tip shoes, 1 00
Mises' kip pulkuf, 1 00
Chilli's grain copper lip shoes, 75
THE hAHOKbT STOCK
FINE SHOES,
In the CHij.
IN PRICES alwayTTHE LOWEST,
W. G. TIRRELL,
323 Felix street, sign of the (iold
Hoot, ST. JOSEl'H.
I inn n'ked every tiny what will
cure nctirulgiii, mid I dclro to an
swer through tho newspaper to the
public Hint Bancroft's Discovery is
tho only sure remedy I know of. This
truly wonderful remedy is without
doubt a specific for Neuralgia and
ltlieimmtlsni. Sold by Cooper and
Greenlee, at Savannah, Mo.
Baptist Preaching,
At Urn Hnek Church on Third Strcit,
the firM S.tbbatli in each mouth utn
o'clock a. !., niul at 7 r. t; also on
Saturday preceding at 3 o'clock i v.
I. T. Williams', Pastor.
Colman'a Rural "World.
We arc pleased to notice this old
and reliable Agricultural Journal Is
going to be enlarged on Hits first of
January by the. addition ol eight col
uiiiiiK of rending matter, and that it
will be otherwise greatly improved.
1 liu Wt.'ltAi, oui.ii has long stood at
the bend of western mid southern Ag
ricultural papers, mul the great im
prorruicnt contciiiplatcd will easily
enable it to niaintnln that position.
It is published weekly at $2.00 per
nn ii ii tn, or in clubs of Four at $1.50
per annum. For sample copies, ad
dress Colinau's Rural World, St.
Louis, Mo.
Haiicrolt's Liver Fills, a irood I.hxr
remedy, nud Itaiicroft'd Eye Salve,
old by Cooper & Greenlee. 4-tf.
Fillmoro Advortisomsnt.
Sewing Machlnu Attachments, and
needles of all kinds; line writing pa.
per ol nil styles, and other Notions at
Frank Heed's, 1'. M., Fillmore, Mo.
Timely Sllg;rBtiullltj
CENTENNIAL
TRAVELERS.
Il.Uy. arc dangcroui. It Ij well to rillect
that clrcumat.mce. of a pr.rr nature may Inter
rene between ua and the next Centennial. Ilut
Mhllemnkinrf actlec preparations to llill the
lirand Kihlbltion Irlui drat roualdir what are
threa.enllalaloa romlorlabte Irlp, "aconipac
tr.irrllug outfit, a burfsljr proof umlirilla, with
a Utile money and a thorough knoieltJgt aj Iht
routt, ' ' aiidKrat thcmbcl i a to our mind aa repul
aite to all nliolnteml aeelng the wonder of the
ace. Jlut Ihemmol the whole mitler la eon
tallied ll "a prrftel knowltigt of Iht roiife."
Now by taking the Old Kellable Hannibal ft l.
Jurrph I'ilioad mid connrrliona you e.cape the
nent nnt mist nbirli 11 aooieipoweritiKon oth
er Hum, and enjoy the coot and rrfrehliu;l
bueie al iniclthe lakes, with a macnlncent view '
of Niagara and the beautiful aeenory of New'
l oik ami iviinajivanlBi throunh day eoachca ,
u i.J TullnKin .lirpcr Irom Kan.na City to Chic
ago, flac. II. ACJ. It. It, .twithout change, and'
the same from Atchison and St. Joseph to To
lidoond Cleuluml, vi T. W. A W.U'v. with
out change , Apply to II. X Clayton, Taas.
.geni, .in Alain street, Hanaaa City, or lu T.
l'rnlneld, llru'l Tail, ftliekct Agtnt, Hanni
bal, Mo.
Tn,.U.t1t...t..t.Jt..i..r
Manhood I Womanhood I Marriage! '
Impediments to Marriage; the cauio
and cure. Sent securely seated, post
paid for 50 cents, by Dr. C. Whittier,
617 St Charles Street, St Louis, Mo.,
the great specialist, Read hia works. I
J. P. Caaper.
Taeniae Grecate..
COOPER & GREENLEE.
Dealers in
Drugs, Medicines,
Paints, Oils,
Glass, Dye-Staffs,
School Books,
Miscellaneous. hooks
Blank Books,
Stationery
WALL PAPER !
Building Paper,
Picture Frames,
Mirrors, Mouldings,
Window Shades,
Pocket Knives,
Shoulder Braces,
Trusses, Lamps,
Toilet Articles, JVotions, $c.
CHOICE FAMILY GRO
CERIES,
GARDEN SEEDS, fc.
In Ilridk Drug Store (lately ooeupied by
H. 11, Dpbbins,)outh aide of tbe publio
April 16 1876-t'.
LOCAL BREVITIES.
Great bargains In Family Bibles,
l'ocket Hlblcs, Albums, Pocket Hooks,
Perfumery, Soaps, Lilly Whiles, &c,
&r., at II. I!. Sargent's until after the
Holidays.
Eyo, Ear and Daformitlos.
One or more of tho Surgeons of Hit;
CkNTIIA!. SlTltOICAL iNKIIIMAltY, of
ludlhiiapolls, I ml., will visit Snvuli
nali professionally, at the St, Charles
Hotel, Friday and Saturday Decem
ber 15 nud 16, and nt t. Joseph, at
Pacific House, Monday and Tuesday
December 18 and 19. All afflicted
with any disease of tho Eyo or Ear,
Cataarh, Cross Eyes, Club Foot, Spi
nal Curvature, Fistula in Alio, Piles,
Epilepsy and Chronic Diseases, can
consult them free of charge. Artifi
cial Eyes inserted. Remember tho
dates.
Notico.
All persons knowing themselves
Indebted to the undersigned, by note
or account, csu save costs by coming
foi ward and paying up at once.
WM. ZOOK, tc CO,
Savannah, Mo.. Nov. 30, 1876-4w.
Chango of Programme
I. N. Webster has added to his gro
cery stock a flno assortment of gen
tlemen and ladies' HOOTS and
SHOES ; also boys and girls, of all
sizes, together with n full stock of
gentlemen's and boy's winter gloves
and mitts, which will be sold nt the
St. Joseph retail prices. Give him n,
cull bctorc you buy. 7-3m.
THE WILSON ' tho BOSS MA
CHINE at Vienno, in '73 ana
tho Centennial in '70.
While anxiously awaiting tho elec
tion returns let iu. not forget our
home interests. Everybody knows
thu benefit of a good Sewing Ma
chine, one that wilt not get out of or
der, it rnunot get out of adjustment,
has no cog wheels, runs light, rapid
and still, every wearing part Is made
adjtistib'c, you can run It llftccn or
twenty years and then tighten it up,
audit will be as good as new, has
tho pull-back wheel ; In fai t, it is as
far lu advance of other machines as
the palace car is in advance of the old
Hugo coach. Sold front $15 to $25
c'ucHpcr than any other llrst.cltif s ma
chine. The reason it is sold cheap
er is tho Wilson company docs not
belong to the Sewing Machine Com
bination. Price list scut free on ap
plication to E. M. Mitchell, Savan
nahorS. L. McCabe, Alanthus. Gen
try county. Mo.
Bad and Qood Fortune.
Mr. James Webster, n young man
living in the vicinity ol Husendale, camo
to Savannah on Suturdny lat, nnd had
tho misfortune to lose his pocket book,
containing a little over thirty dollars.
Tho following day ho returned to town,
and had the cood fortuno to discover
his pocket book laying in the road
where ho had dropped it, with Its con
tents, sale and sound, and ho went
homo a happier man.
Avcrill Chemical paint, iu cans of
one quart and upwards, ready mixed,
any color or shttdo desired, for sale by
Cooper & Grcculcc.
Great inducements uro now offered
at H. B. Sargcnts Iu Mirrors, Picture
Frames, Mouldings nud Brackets.
At TYNFR'S, sotitlt side, Savan
nab, Mo., you can find a cap for 35c;
Shoes foriOc; Under Shirts. 35c; good
coat for $3,00; calf boot for $2,50;
gauntlet glove for 75c; nil overcoat
$4,50; Hats 60 to 75c; and many things
too numerous to mention, at equally
low prices. ij
BcavcrCaps and Collars, Wool Com
forts and Mufflers, Dog, Kid, and
Ruck, skin Gloves and Milts, In largo
variety, at lowest prices over named,
at TYNElt'S, sout h side, Savannah.
Buy your overcoats of Ty
nf.r, where they arc sold lower
than anywhere else.
Services at Sixth Street I. E.
Church every Sabbath at 11 a. u. and
r. m. Sunday School at 2-30 r. m.
TAILORING.
The undersigned would rcsucctlully
inform tho public that ho is now pre
pared to do all kinds of Tailoring, (ex-
eept cutting coats) at his rcsldcnco.
ork dono promptly, neatly, and on
favorablo terms. Publio patronage re
spectfully solicited.
losr.rii AUSTIN.
Savannah, Mo., Nov. 16, 1876 lm.
"And Joseph wept nlond, nnd said
unto hi brethren, 'I nm Joseph: doth
my father yet live?' And his breth
ren answered hi in, saying, 'You bot I
(he old man is doing bully."' He
docs nil of his trading at Stiles &
Hardy's, where they keep such good
goods nt such low prices. You must
go nud sco their store too, they Just
bent Egypt nil hollow.
Fnn choice meats of all kinds, go to
Howard's meat market, south side
Square.
Cooper & Greenlee, will sell you flvo
quires of Nolo Paper lor 50 cents) En
volopcs, 5 cents a bunch and upwards;
Ink, S cents a bottlo and upwards, Flno
Writing Paper a speciality. 47U
Cash paid for hides, pelt and tal
low, al tbe south aide Mutt Market
J. FORTUNE & CO.,
ST. JOSEPH,
offer In their
CLOTH DEPARTMENT,
SECONU FLOOR,
40 pieces Edward Harris'
Cussimcres, unquestionably
the best goods of American
make, and are declared by the
Trade fully equal to tho best
Goods mado in Europe.
30 pieces fine Oassimeres,
from $1,50 to 2,00.
30 pieces heavy cassimcres,
all wool, and Missouri manu
facture, SI, 00,
35 piecos cassimcres, all
wool, 5oc, 05c, and 75c.
25 piccc3 cassimcres, Un
ions, 25c to 50c.
100 pieces jeans, one-third
wool, 20 to 25c.
5.0 pieces jeans, one-half
wool, 30c to 40c.
25 pieces water-proofs, 1 J
yards wide, 55, G5 and 75 cts
20 pieces water-proofs, fine
in Black, Brown, jSTavy Blue.
Invisible Green, and Plaids.
Wo offer tho Public in
this Department (up one
light) the largest woolen stock
and a finer grade of goods
than any House has ever held
in this city.
Just received 200 pieces of
sheetings, (equal to Indian
IIcad)at7ic.
1 case ladies' linen se's
(collars and cuffs) edged with
cardinal, at a low price.
100 dozca ladies ruches Tc
25 dozen ladies bone cor
sets at 23c.
J, Fortune & Co.,
-117 Folli Street. ST. JOSICPII.
Boys' Over-coats at Tyner's,
south side.
II. H. Sargent will save you money
on Stationary and Jlltuk Books.
Doalrablo Town Property for Solo.
Any one desirous ol purchasing a
Town residenco will please call on us.
We have the agency for tho salu of a
house with thrco rooms, kitchen nnd
shed room, situated close to tho busi
ness portion of town, which can be
bought on favorablo terms. On the lot
nro a quantity of splendid grapo bear
ing vines, nnd fruit trees.
S.ivannrh, Nov. 30. 1876.
Men's Overcoats at Tyner's
CLOTHING EMPORIUM,
south aide, Savannah, Mo , at
lower figures than any other
House.
ti tf
Bring all your Hides and Furs to W.
A. Price, Tor which ho ill pay tho
highest price in cash.
The running of tho ttnlns has been
changed the past week, so that tho
Eastern and Southern mails arrive In
the morning at 71 o'clock, and tbe nor
thern mall late In the evening.
Men's and Boys' Overcoats
at Tyner's in greater abund
ance than any House in tho
Northwest, and at prices lower
than ever named in this country-
Clubbing Bates,
By an arrangement with The Weekly
Journal,'" St. Louis, wo will furnUh
that excellent paper and the Republican,
one year for 9H.75. Tlioso desiring to
take a paper from our great metropo
lis, containing tho general nows ol tho
country, and n loading Republican or
gan, in combination w'th Ihis county
paper have now a favorablo opportu
nity to do so un reduced terms.
"Tho Andukw Countt Advancb" is
tho title of a new paper to be published
Savannah, the prospectus of which has
bnen issued by Georgo E. King, tho tint
number of which is to appear on the
10th of January next. Four papers In
Andrew Is getting rather thick two
Democratic and two Republican I The
Prospectus says it will be "A paper to
bo devoted to tho interests of tho Demo
cratic party, to the business of county
papors in general, and the pocunlary
benefit of tho Proprietor.
"Tho particular object of tho paper is
to ndvertlso. tho Real Estato tor which
tho undersigned I" agent, and to make
an effort to Induco emigration to An
drew County, tho gardeu-spot of North'
west Missouri. It Is a fact hard tube
accounted fur, that Wild Land and Im
proved Farms nro cheaper In Andrew
county than In any oilier section ol tho
countrv, nnd it Is believed by tho un
dersigned that If persistent and system
atic work bo dono, much good will fol
low. The undorslgnod has a largo num
ber of farms for sale, nnd Is maturing
plaus by which Immigration may bo In
duced.
"In Andrew county no one is making
any effort to have this One country
brought to the notloe of the thousands
tn the East who want to come West.
To accomplish these results will be the
object of tho Advance." 11,50 per year.
CLOSING OUT
or
or
Good Clothing and Furnishing
Goods !
Balance of tho Stock Bound to be sold in
the
hstexit so iD.A--srs I
Prices lower than ever ! Terms C. O. D.
311 and SIS Felix Street,
ST. CTOSIE IPS, nvno
A. & J. CARNEY'S OLD STAND,
No Postponement.
Consus for Androtv County.
Township CO, Rango 35, Washington
Tovnhlp.
Go iru N P.tiie. A'soor taken Au
giit. IS70.
White Males under ID years of age,
13:); Icinalcs, lII;co!urud 1 malo nud
1 Icinale.
Of 10 and under 18 males, 96; fe
males, 108.
Of 18 and under 21 males, SO ; fo
male i, 33.
Ol 21 and under 45-males, 118; fe
males, 110: colored, 1 malo and 1 female.
Of 15 and upwards males, 87; fe
males, 62.
Two deaf and dumb ; one can read
nnd write.
Total white males, 483 ; females, 428;
total population, 915.
Live Stock. Horses 518, mules 95,
jacks 1, cattle 953, sheep 959, hogs 2813.
PltODUCTS, bushels whet 25,060,
corn 137.220, oats 8,210, barley 2,037,
rye 1,655, pounds tobacco 5,775, wool
3,23:, tons hay 631. gallons wine 580,
mol.uscs 2,140.
Mrs. Amindu Corby and Ch.itl.s
MoGmre, Eiq., left for Savannah yes
terday moruin; to await the call of the
Corby will case which comes up In tho
Audrcw circuit court this term by
chango ol venuo from tho Buchanan
court. B. R. Vineyard, Esq., who is
an attorney in tho case, and Probate
Judge Tutt, n witness, nro already
tlicre.Iierald. 6th.
The P. O. addresVof Nathan Small,
formerly ol Andrew county, has been
cjangod Irom Belli i-w, Yamhill coun
ty, Oregon, tn Sheridan, of tho aamo
county.
The flue of tho bouse of Undo Thorn
u? Elliott burned out on Monday night
list about 8 o'clock, and for a tirue a
stream of sparks poured out, endan
gering the building. One of the upper
rooms was filled with smoke. By the
timely arrival nnd efforts of friends,
who beheld tho fire from a distanco, it
was subdued, without much trouble.
Mr. J. H. Stewart, who rendered val
uable assistance, in looking up llio fit e
to see the extent or tho fire, was struck
in tho face by a few drops of molten
solder, making several scars, one very
near tho eyo. Had tho drop fallen half
nn Inch further tn nno side, it would
doubtless have destroyed the oyn.
" Sheriff Stur will move to town in a
week or two, just after the closing oi
tho present term nl tho circuit court,
when ho will enter upon his duties, He
will take up his quarters in tho jail
building, at present occupied by deputy'
sheriff Young. He has selected ns his
deputy James II. IIuifjian, n young
gentleman very competont to till tha po
sition, nnJ a sell made man. He has
been a school teaehr.r for a number of
years, nud has many friends scattered
thnuigbuu. tho county, who will rejoice
at Ids good fortuno and endorse Uio np
pnlntiuent. This action of Sheriff Staku
will prove generally acceptable to, and
approved by, tho pooplo cl tho county.
Tho largest stock of Drugs, Books,
Stationary nud notions nt II. B. Sar
gcul's, and must be sold.
Mrs Hastings, a lady of aoknowl
edged ability, and superior powers,
Is to give readings at Hardy's Hall iu
this placo, December 14th. We hope
our citizens generally will luru out
to near ncr.
Mr. C. C. Ilumber, living on Hack-
berry, About 3i rullcsN. W. of Savan
nah. loft (or Kontucky on Saturday last,
lo bring out an improved Jack. We
arogladto see tho disposition on the
part of our farmers for tho Improvement
of tliolr stock. This animal will prove
a valuable acquisition to our stock
raisers. It will cost Mr. Ilumber be
tween six and seven hundred dollars,
lie will probably return with hlra the
last of this week or first of next.
THE
T
Almost a Firo.
On Friday morning last, ns Frank
Stiickcr was returning (nun the
spring, nbout fifty yards from bis
mother's (Mrs. Wariicr's)3housc, he
discovered the roof on fire, near tho
lino. By the aid uf a long polo he
succeeded In reaching tho top of tho
ell of the kitchen, and made his way
tlicuro to tiiu. fire which was just get
ting under hum! war, nnd with bis
bucket of wntcr extinguished it. Hud
it not been for tho timely discovery
the house would hnve fella prey fo
the flames. It was n comfortable
frnmo house of five rooms, story and
a half high, ami its rcs:uo at thU sea
son was particularly fortunate. Mrs.
Warner lives about two and a half
miles southwest of Savannah.
The Dr.'s of tho Surgical Infirmary of
Indianapolis wili be at tho St. Charles
Hotel at Savannah, Friday and Satur
urday, December 15 nnd 16. Do not
lorfrct It All tho Deformed, Blind and
Dear. Clubfoot, Weak Limbs and An
kles, Cross Eyes they havo operated
on, and cured 2,000 of thsso cases; In
sert Artificial Eyes, euro all sore eyes on
now principles without sovoro applica
tion, and treat cluonlc diseases.
Eugene, a six year old son of our fol
low citizen, Joseph B. Rusaoll. was
kickod on last Monday, by a horse
hitched to the horso rack, and knocked
senseless. He was nt once attended to,
and signs of returning life so-n ap
peared. He was carried home, and.
wo are glad to state, recovered during
the orenlng, without serious damage.
The horse was a larco and stronir one.
and probably gave the boy only a slight
uiow,or snovo with his log. A full blow
would easily have killed or crippled tho
child,
We think tho county court should
shorten thn horse-rack one panel on
each side ol every pair of stops over the
court house fenco, so as to give a wider
passage-way
Tho Oaao of John Lawrence.
The notions for new (rial and arrest
of judgment, In the case of John Law
rence, was overruled by Judgo Grubb,
on Monday last. Ho will be scntoneed
on Saturday next. His attorneys Intond
to file a bill of exceptions, nnd anneal
tho case to tho supremo court.
l'ho' cases of Charles C. Thompson,
nnd Alex C. rlroughton; charged with
murder, wcro continued until tho March
Terra uf tho Uuchanan circuit court.
Wo wcro gratified to notice our icl
low citizen Joseph Rea going about
town on Tuesday last. He has recov
ered sufficiently from tho effects of his
fall through tho Amazonia bridge, a few
monlhsago, as to be able to go nbout.
His spine, however, Is very feeble, his
wholn weight falling on his shoulders,
and fears aro entertained by himself and
friends, that the injuries from this
source, may provo permanent.
Quarterly meeting will bo held nt
the Sixth Street M. E. Church Satur
day evening and Sunday, December
16th nud 17th. Tho publio Is cordial
ly invited to nttoud.
Mr. Morton in tho Senate, submitted
n joint resolution proposing an amend
ment to the Constitution providing lor
the election oi President by u direct
rote of the people, which was read and
laid on tho table-, to bo referred to tho
Committee on Privileges and Elections.,
Iu submitting tho resolution, Mr. Mor
ton said it was the identical proposition1
reported by tho Committee of Privileges
and Elections two years ago.
The town of W latersctt, Iowa.' has'
passed an ordinance prohibiting' boys
under 18 years of ago from, being on
the streets alter 8 r. H. Such lawjnuit
exert a powerful influence lor good up
on the morals of boys. " A
Holt County Items,
(Sentinel, Nor. AO.)
Mr. Cronscr, tho gold miner, gave
us a pleasant call last Saturday nnd
furnished us with further Informa
nt n lu regnrd to his dlrtglngs. Ho
says It Is a mtstnko nbout him having
been led to dig because told (o do so
by his daughter, who is a trnuco me
dium. Ha says he is nu old miner
and saw signs which led him to be
lieve gold was not tar off. and that
ho had been nt work somo time be
fore he know Ids daughter was me
dliimistlc. Ho showed us a number
of specimens of gold bearing quartz
iu which tho precious metal wo l
plainly perceivable. Ho also Informed
us hu had found there n number of
valuablo stones, consisting oi nmo
thysts, rubles, topaz, bloodstone, etc.
Iu n few days ho will comineuro sink
ing a new shaft about thrco hundred
nud fifty feet further up tho bill, nnd
is confident tbnt this time ho will
'strike it big."
Mr. Samuel Hershbcrgcr of this
city, last week killed two fifteen
mouths old pigs of the Poland China
breed, which weighed, gross, nine
hundred nud forty pounds and, net
eight hundred and twenty pounds.
Ho made thirty six gallon of lard out
of them, leaving thn sides to weigh
thirty eight pounds each, l'rotty
good hogs 1
Holt county's fat hogs havo com
menced moving toward the market.:
Last Friday Mr. Ira Recmc weighed
C9S head, averaging 807 pounds.
Among these were n number that be
longed tn Uriah Copclaud, which av
eraged 412 pounds per head. The
hogs shipped on Fiiday were destined
partly for St. Joe, and partly for
Kansas City.
Tho bridge over the Hlg Tarklo
river, otio mile can of Corning, gives
great si'tlsfaclinn to tho people resid
ing lu its vicinity. It is ii splendid
wrouuht Iron structure, and is so du
rably constructed that It will uroba.
lily bo doing (rood service on our
next l.ciilenulul.
Nodaway County Itoma.
Democrat, Nor. 30.
Among the valuablo improvements
now being mado Iu our city, which
will bo of great benefit to the pcoplo
of tho county, may bo mentioned the
itdilltion which is belli'' erected to
the largo grain elorator of J. C. Wa
terman Jk Co., and also the new ele
vator lu prncc? of erection bv the
Policy Bros. Buth of thee elevators
will bo operated by steam power nud
will havo a capacity for n lorgo quan
tity of grain. They will bo supplied
with com shelters that will enable
them to fill a car lu a very fow min
utes. This year, when stock Is rath
er scarce In tho county, these eleva
tors will ben vnst advantage, espec
ially lo our farming community, giv
lug I hum an opportunity to dispose
nfniitl Khip their grain. It Is some
two years since thn elevator of J. C.
Watcrui'iit Co. wns comnlelcd. II
has proved already a lueat blessing lo
i no county, mu wtin its increased
capacity, will now possess facilities
aii'l conveniences much greater than
uciorc. tvncii inese elevators nre
complete, wo will endeavor to lav bc-
loro our readers au accurato descrip
tion of them.
A cow belonging to James Mc
Camillas, at Barnard, died about a
week niro rather suddenly After bor
death some parlies, out 'of curiosity,
to learn what had caused her death.
opened her. and found in her stom
ach n doublo hand full or moro of
halls and screws.
ThcHrlggs Hros. havo shipped some
six or seven uuuureu nogs irora ilary
Tillcduringtho past week.
Whisky.
The following extract from the nrgu
meat ol Colonel R. G. Iogersol In tho
Munn case, published In, the latest Na
tional Weekly, is deserving of special
attention ut tho present time, when.
thanks to Moody and Sankoy, unusual
interest is lelt In tho subject of tempor
nnco. Thn appeal Is mado by one who
practices what ho prcachos:
1 am aware that there is a prejudice
against any man engaged In too nianu-
facturuof alcohol. I know there is.t
prejudice against a case oi this kind;
and there Is a very good reason' for It. I
believe to a certain degree with the
District Attorney in this case, who ha
said that every man wbo makes alcohol
Is demoralized, I believe, jrentlumon, to
a certain degree, It demoralizes those
that tell it. and thoso that drluk It. I
believe, from the time it Issues from the
pul-oned and coiled worm in tho distil
lery until It empties into the hell of
death, dishonor uml crime, that It de
moralizes everybody that touches it.
Irom Its source, to whero It ends. I do
not bulicvo anybody can contemplate
tho subject without becoming preju
diced against that liquid crime. All wu
havo to do, gentlemen, Is to think of tho
wrecks on cither bank of the stream oi
death ; ol llie suicide, of tho lusanlty, of
tue poverty, oi tue ignorance, oi tne
destitution, ol tho little children tuffirjoz
at thn faded dresses of weeninsr and de
spairing wives, asKlng' for bread of
tho mcu of genius that It has ruined
of men struggling with imaginary ser
pents produced by this devilish thing;
and when you think of Iho jails, ol tho
uhus-houses, tit tho asylums, of the
prisons, or the scaffolds on either bank,
and ol the numberless suuken and neg
lected craves, tilled with tho victims of
this hellish thing, I do not wonder that
every thoughttul man Is prejedlcod
against it.
BuUdosod.
Tim two counties In controversy In
South Carolina which wcro "bull
dozed" aro Edgfileid and Laurens.
Their status is, lu regard to population t
While Colored.
Edgefield ' 15 654 2U03
Laurens 10 529 13 300
Tho roto ot theso two counties was
as follows, In 1872 ;
Rep. Bern.
Edgefield - 31750 U18
Laurens 3 201 801
Tlldcn is reported now to have n mar
jonty nrs.xia in ragenokiami l.ioi in
Laurens. The contest In 1873 was be
tween Chamberlalni the present Gover
nor and John IT. ' Grew, Independent
Republican, wheu the former obtained
a clear majority In both courtlas. Now
It will bo seen that a greater, majority
is claimed tor t iiuen tuant .tiiero were
Deuocratlo yowrs In. previous con
Address of tho Colored Mem, at v
Louisiana to tho FootI oof
the Country.
Sptelal T.lrgram to lha later-Oetast.
New Orleans, La., Nor. IV.
To tho pcoplo of tho United State.:
We, tbe colored people, are "but aT
slmplo folk, plain and unlettered but
nercrthclcss wo hope we shall be un
derstood. Wo desire plainly amt "
briefly to relato the actual political
condition of our race In Louisiana,
and to ask tho just peoples) of tho
North to render us that moral aid
nnd protection which our peca-
liar situation requires. The govern
ment clothed us with the various da
lles of American citizenship, among
which was the right to rote, which
fact has so incensed tho Southern
Democrats against us that they mur
der our peoplo and outrsgo tlTfclr fam
ilies after such beastly modes that wet
dare not relate them even iu our un
lettered manner. Wo are unable to
copewlh tho while man without
thnt backing and moral aid which the
Northern pcoplo havo so studiously
wlthcld from us since tho war. Ttio
most of us havo been slares and drlv
en like beasts alt our younger days,
and tho terror inspired by the whlta '
man and know nnd bclieva that wo
are not his equal in combat. Tho
iico-of tho lire nrms was denied us un
til nller the war, and wo fed our In
feriority lu their use when confront
ed with the licavily armed, swagger
ing Democrats, Thus when tho is-1,
sue Is red need, to one of armed hos-,
tility.as it has been during this Pres.
Ideutial canvass iu Louisiana, our
numerical strength counts for naught
ugaltist tho. regularly organized,,,
armed, nud drilled White Lcaguu
Democracy nf tho State. Their mur
derers arc mora gentlemanly and hu
mane than the other outrages (soma
of which must bo nameless) which
tln-.y havo nud nre at this dsV Inflict
ing on our people. The whipping of
colored Republicans who know how
to read ami wrllo has been carried ti
such an excess that the recital of
these enormities would scarco bo bo
licvcd. 01 the signets to that appeal
two have been whipped for rofuslng
to vote tho Democratic ticket nt this'
Presidential election. One of theso
stripped naked and whipped, Is. c iv
orcd with wells and gashes from hi
head lo his heels, and escaped froui
the fiendish tormentors through a
United Slates military escort. The
other was taken from his cabin on ,
tho night beloro tho Presidential
election, nt midnight, and whipped
by a' dozen or more white men, each
taking turns ns l hoy becaiue tired
some' lines three or four whipped, at a ,
time, until his finger balls and two
fingers were whipped off. Ho was
then left tainting nud alone upon Ilia
ground. Next morning tbe samo .
Democratic "bulldozers'! marched t
him lo the polls, Iho victim so stilX
and sore that every movement of the
body in endeavoring to drag its'slow
length uloug caused the most excruci
nl lug agony, mid they compelled hlra,
to put iu tho ballot-box a Dcuiocrafr
Ic Titdcu ticket, with the bleeding '
stumps of lingers their generous chiv
alry had left him. Theso' outrages
were not committed by Insignificant .
Democrats, but their leader Is a prac
ticing physician iu the parish, and his
assisting bulldozers nre sous or what '
they call iho first families. Thous
ands nf colored pooplo havo been sub
jected to these outrages at every clee- ,
lion for attempting to exercise the
right oT freemen In the State of Lou
isiana. It seems ns if the govern
ment nnd the pcoplo of the North had '
turned n deaf ear upon us nud forgot
ten us. Wo do not ask bread or tnou
cy. These wo havo the musdo and
industry to produce, but wc do 'ask
au assurance from Iho people of the
North that ;onio method shall be pro
vided for our security in the cxerclsa
of our rights ns American freemen.
Sahukl Estkllb.
E-ukiki. Ghoykk. '
Aaron McKenztk.
his
(J SO. WABIIIXOTOtf. X )
mark.
And others. '
Tlldcn's Majority in Hew YertC;
It is a fact to be carofully noted by
all intelligent persons that if Gov. Til- ' '
den had been elected President,'' ost
Tuesday ho .would have been placed ia
mai exaitcu omro oy uio votes ol soma
ten AssLinlilv District. In II. i. rile'
where lives a nonula'tlon the most una-' I
dy and the most ignorant of any'bn .thla o
continent. Ills total majority of.aay
30,000 in this State was given him by. ' ,
the tirsl, Second, Fourth, Sixth. Elev
enth, and Seventeenth wards of tbta
city. In the First. Second and' Third
Districts, Including the vilest haunts, pt
the Metropolis, his majority over Hayes
exceeded 10,000; In the Fourth; FllUi
and Sixth It was about 6,000, and so oa
through, men crowded quarters oa
Mackerelvillo, the Seventeenth Ward,
ami others like theiu, until over 50,000
was run up in this city, When amor
intelligent and prosperous quarter la ts-r
kon, liko Iho Ninth, for Instance. Til
dan stands only 6,293 to 4.220 for Hay r a,
nnu in me x.icTcnin, naves naa s.aio ia
3,690 fur bis opponent, this. district b- -
In" Inhabited by our most Intell eeat
citizens.
It our reader will refer to lha Ual
census, they will see how these strong
Duruncratio wards stand In Iho taostcortb"
dlnary school acquirements. The Soeoad
Ward that .vigorous outpost .of , tha
Democratic parly, and Tweed's citadel
has 2,563 Inhabitants who! eaaaet! '
read or write. The Fourth - Ward. , aittt.
other centre oi Democracy has 2JJ32 Il
literates; the Sixth, the Fire PolBtre
gton, wbtch miy be considered'Ue
stronghold ot the Democrats, has AMt,t
nnd the Seventh; a similar quarter, AM
who can neither read nor write. 'The
Seventeenth Ward contains" J.K'ef'-1
theso Intelligent resident; iaad Use
Twentieth, which has Just polled, a y
large a voto Tor Mr., Tllden. has S,M' .
of this valuablo material for DeaberMr."
On the other hand, the,ramalst,awe!'
i il ri. "u niwaya ueea
uk nepuuueanwaru,.
tepubllcan ward.. The W.000 Bar.
son In New York who can aettaac aa4
nor write are reafdents '-t rmsis
wardswhleh gnre Mr. .TUatest! hm:iM
x ork Stato, and nearly eoaferred tHseaj
him the' Presidency. Mure tkaa tUs.
theso districts co aula ' : a'o eriattaisl '
nud disreputable persons whta reaatdL
ntul write, than uunrshar HagbMi lS
niuciu'ii j may, mru more, i "t""--'irn. - t
-' '-I i
Uiannny equal space 'r rrnaasl ' ' ia kftaa '! v
1wo-M.-n: Y.TUae.. "fcT , , ,'
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