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If. M. TAYLOIl,
SAVANNAH, MO., THURSDAY, DECEMBER 14, 1876.
VOL. VI, NO. 9
Kdttor unil Ii-oprfotor.
J. A. SAXIIKKS,
Itorney and Counselor at Law,
lAli. iitvr V'.iriiii rM Hank.
Lae buuro frnm li U, M., and from t to
i HA ASH WlIJ.t AMS. Atltorntcl at Law.
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nmiiimori. n in pntrnce in uir imn oi
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T HHV N, attorney at law, will unit let
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A. E. McKINNEY,
St. Joseph. To,
bv l .(Mt to Mt'tirp irrintUfif cvrrv 1p
lion, l iliiit their own oRt m. inJ hive
liitftl in nflVr rur!i In luc.'iii'otrt tn Hrj
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I. H4 Mile lint Itffli L.IHIW 11 ill nilllV U WkI'.
Ir. biuI from imtv until Jd.111.1r1 1-t trill
ly cflTt-r uuny Illicit f kmmU at IttUil, nt
rnrv iiiiiii ouiir in r u 111 jmhi 1 ir uic
CX1 I IN 1 1) M IIUTl' IltlK, uui
utli Wliich a Visit to
It wtW known fact that McKlXKKV
iiilccrlum limitnun but what he
1 (i to the letter, tie Quote omu
l few nj'the lianjn ins that ht will
Innn Mil ilUc, unlit January
linlnril I'i hits 'it! por yard
IisiImIh .Miii-Hii. :it Ilk- lift- vnnl.
iihu iiimii .MUiiin, ni ' per y.iul.
M11. ni 111. L'U, Tii, To nntl ;c.
Won! (.iikluiurcs ut Cj To, 80, 00
kver flu:ikiugs, at f 2 25, 13 00
llcrjir'nfk, at SO, hb, CO, 65, 75.
II l-lami.'ts, nt 171, 20, 25, 221, 25
it.- l liinmK 171, 20. 25. 30 &:'
hy Flaniii-W. 15, 174, 20,221 & 2oc.
Kill'' i- lnniH'l. 20. 221 unil un.
I. Wliile, Ulue ami (iri v Twillt-t
Ini.'ls at Wonileiliil Low IVIrci
ilri'ii's Kur Sri. 75, H5 nml 1 00.
lion' Fur Sets at $2 50, $300, $1 00
lilrrn's liite Fur Cain, 40e.
;lu MiawH, 5H, .e, 91 ('0 to oil
Ilile SlmwN. All Wool. $3 50 & up.
U'-i I'liiaks, i?y 1.1 to ltl (HI & till.
ill mil's Tnhlo Linens from 35 to
Mini, itiul up.
l; r.nlcs loweini!?. troiu o 10 1110
In! nml up.
Irraiics N.inklns. from 35c to 82 50
Zen mm up.
lie Wool lll.mkct, at 82 25 to
less Goods and Silks
At the Lowest Priooa
P IN 29 YEARS.
Mi Gloves, Hosiery, Ribbons,
is Trimmings, Button Frin
ges, and tonets in breat
IS NOW OPES
llmi.i KvirMliine lli-.ulllul, I'.clnl, Or-
Iiiihi .nil cikstimiiv uriiiruiiie lur
Mll'lty I TrlH HIS. Hllieil UD1TUI
privT IU taUll IIIU 1II1IU..
I Department lius nrorcil a Rre.it
. OUllDHKSS. AIAKKH Is ac
TjjcI to bo ono ol tlio 1110-t Tal
ModlKto ami Designer in tlio
jMding Tronsoaus a Specialty.
i gu.r.uuni m n nuiiiii'U 111 me High-
r.i i ie 01 nil
rd to Bo
Irth of Uoodt jQefore ICuow
mi uu rnott
in the City Don't Fail to Call,
ipt Attention (livcu to Orders.
u E. McKINNEY,
ST. JOSEpn. Missouni,
Id our paper.
1 Hardy's Hall Christmas night.
Iprlee fur hogs lh s week has boon
b. to Ale.
r. A. FlstlF.ii. ol Chicago, is in
n this week.
Kiima A. Mourns Is visiting
in St. Joseph this week.
p to go to St, Joo to trado with
MelCliiney'a announcement In
t forget to attend tho Hall and
I CbriMuia night.
Wc neliuiwleilgo tlio receipt of a let
ter mini w. E. Cliuto. Uuvn't room
Lven tody will po tn the Hall nml
f'onecrt given by tlie t'nnuiia!i Cornet
Ifyouimvo nnytliln;? In tlio way of
real or pergonal property, learii it in
the lninils of(Jco. E. Kln; & Co.
Wo hear their Ii gient excitement In
-Jf. Joe over tlio llnrynlns in Dry Goods
that McKlnncy In nfferlnir.
TllK Advance pi oieclus. Is belli);
received with much fuvor by the
peoplu of I he Com:! y.
The lai't'eft stock of Drue. Hooki,
btationart and notions nt II.l). Sur
Xick Wukn, K. S, Xklson and
W. 1. Kinii, niperlntcnd the Sle
clmiilcal ilepnrtiimul of our paper.
S. Gr.lur.ti Ksii. an estimable mcr
chant of St. Joseph, Malts in with us
toll vcek ns n subset ibcr ol our per
O. I. Falls, of Alt. Ayr, Iowa, has
been nttcndtng coiut at this placo lu1
the luM two oek.
Tlio trial of the cine of Sirs. Il.iMrlt,
against the city of St. Jieph, resulted
in a verdict of $500 In fuvor of the
A. S. Doixii: Ksq., passed through
our low 11 on Tuedny cntonlc for St
Joseph, to lay in a holiday stock 01
0 aeKuowlevlcro tlie receipt ol n
very inteie.stlnj,' letter Irom T. W
.Maekie ol Siieiid.in Oregon, and wc re
gret very much that wo havo not the
sjiaeo lor Its publication this week.
Tlieie. will bo a grand concert and
ball glu'n by tlio Savannah Comet
H ind in Smamrih, at Hardy's Hall, on
Chrl-tmas night. Let everybody at
1 Knicki:iiiai'Ki:ii of Fillmore,
tuts been n sojourner lu our town for
a lew iIiivh, he- has been looking utter
the Interest ol his clients.
Scurlct fever is sniuewhat preva
lent in the 11 1. v, and is interfering
materially with I lie. attendance ut
our public sthriol.
Smith & Jonku are Hturtiugoiit
Willi a liiigc writing class and (he
prospects arc that it will be much
larger than any heretofore.
Wi: are greatly obliged to the many
friends who havo expressed their
friendship anil approval of our en ter
prise. Wo liopc to be ublo to merit
nil favors chnwn us.
A Chicago congregation pricked
up Its years when thu minister said.
"I hnvc hind to sell," but dropped oil'
to sleep again when he added, "the
beautiful land un hiu'h."
Ik you wish to exchange vour farm
for city piopcrly, a stock of goods,
or any thing of that kind, lenvo it in
the hauiU of licorge E, King & Co.
Mr. & Mrs. 8. 11, llryaut and fam
ily, of Crab Orchard Ivy., arrived in
Savannah on Tuesday evening, and !
arc now the guests of Dr,
Quartcily met ting will be held at
tho Sixth M. E. Church Saturday
evening and Sunday. December lCth
and 17th. Thu public is cordially in
vited to attend.
W. 11. Elv, who has distinguished
hluisell In our county as a fruit raiser.
was iu to scu us Tuesday, Ho lelt his
bean-Mies, and promises to aid us in 1
David Watts of Cherry Grove neigh
borhood was a vMtor in our sanctum.
Says ho will glvo tho now paper n fair
Rev A. CttGann is liiuplnir nrouiid
this week, rridny morning wliile feed
ing cattle, ho fell and seriously sprained
"We" this week use Fliend Taylor's
patent Inside. Next week yon will re
echo n paper with both sides printed nt
home, lull ot local and general news.
The St Chirles Hotel has bcencrowd
cd to Its utmost capacity for the past-
two weeks. Chmley Harbour knows
how to treat his friends, aud tiiey stick
to him pretty well.
J. M. Shearer desires to annouueo to
his old friends in tho vicinity cf tho
l'latto river, that ho has opend out a
restaurant ana grocery store near tho
old Depot. See his adveillscmcnt
Tho winter season Is tho timo to lay
lu "backlogs," and some of our young
folks are concluding accordingly. On
last Friday, Mr. Ed. Glnthcr and Miss.
Magglolllalrweie united in tho holy
bonds of matrimony. Tho liev. J. C.
Tho prolonged suspense regarding tho
result of tho elcctiou Is wor.'ilng to tho
temporary Injury of business. Even-.
body's attention Is engrossed In tho po
litical situation, and the prevalont unx
loty Interferes with the progress of
Dr. G. II. Davenport, our coroner
elect, heart his honors very meekly,
Speaks to his friend Just Iho same as
usual, and ho differs from many officers
elected, he has a kind a grateful feel
Ing for tho people, who havo thus shown
;It will not"cost you anything to put
your farms on our list, If It Is not sold,
no charges aro niadu unless a salu is
Cnpt. M. I. Coach of St Joe, wants
another ear lord ol horses for Cheyenne.
We propose to giro tlio people of
A urov C'ointy a g"ud local paper,
and to labor hard to civo thu counlv
as good a representation nhroad, and
to accomplish this we ask the people
to suhseribo tor our inner, for them
selves and eastern friends.
The Saturday Kcvlcw, Is rcclevlng
conipl iiioiila at horn and fro a abroad,
and we should feet that wc aro dircleet
in duty If we did not mention its mer
its to our readers. It is a newsy
sprightly sheet, printed on elegant pa-
jier, and should bo iu every family lu
An Irishman being n little fuddled
was asked what was his religious be
lief. "Is it mo belnlo jo'd be nsklng
about?" said ho. "It,s the sumo as the
Wnldy llrnly. I owe; her twel.o
shillings lor whisky, and she hclavcs
I'll ulvcr pay her; and faith that's my
W. S. Stakii, will lake potscsslou
of the Shcrinv OUIcc on Mondav, the
18th iut. Mr. Carter did not gel
possession until after the December
lerin of court, nml Mr. Sinrr per
mils him to hold over n fow dnvs, In
ojder lu make the mailer sutibfacto-
ry all around.
0 1:0. T. IIhyan, will take his po
sition as Judge of the l'l-obato Court,
011 the llrst of Jnmitirv next. Georiru
has earned for himself a good reputa
tion ns 11 lawyer, and gentleman,
ami t lie people may be nssuicd that
the duties of thu ollieu will bo well
On last Sunday. December 3d. Mr.
and Mrs. William Kunkcl were called
to inoiirn tiui los of their litllu dnu 'li
ter, Ilatlie Hello Knnkel, aged eight
years. Mie was buried on Monday at
The l'l'iinstlvnuia Transportation
Company are soon to commencu the
work of laving pipe to convey nil
from I he oil regions of Pennsylvania
to the seaboard, n distance of 300
miles. It is the greatest enterprise
of tlii; kind ever undertaken.
You must have seen that young man.
small iu stature and with a blonde miu
taehe, In our) town for the last two
weeks, that's Morseman, C. A. Mcrsn-
man (ho railroad lawyer of St. Joseph,
a clever gentleman not withstanding
nil that, and a good lawver, or ho
would not bo lu thu employ of the
Sosik of the ladles of our town arc
circulating u petition, praying for
mi amendment to the Constitution of
I ho United States, striking out the
article which provides that 110110 but
males shall vole. The women have
lived under llio constitution a centu
ry, and wo aro of (lie opinion they
can another ut least, wc arc willing
they should try,
Mr. Hat ion Garvin, of tho vicinity or
Amar.onia, ono ol our pilucip.il Fruit
liaising Farmers, presented us 011 S it-
urd.1yl.1st willi a large splendid apple
known as tho "WKsrEUN Heautv"
which was one of thu premium apples at
the late SI. Joseph Fair. It is still in .1
good statu of preservation, looks llncly
and is a splendid cooking and eating
John Stiioxo of St. Joseph, has
bcP" ,mvn for tho 't of the last
,W0 Wl'ck"' k'ct,1"f his clients Into
'ro,,,,,n aml ai, and making
fun for the hoys. John is one of the
best lawyers in Xortliwcst Missouri,
but sumo of the hoys seem to regret
his success in tlio legal business, they
lliluk ho would havo mado n "Star"
if hn had taken to "the boards' nB
tho ''end man."
Omt old friend W. S. Greenlee, is
still to bo seen 011 our streets, during
Court Sessions, and thcro don't
seem to bo any very great decrease lu
his practice uotwithrlandlng the
fact that ho Is denizen of Atchison.
He Is wearing ''mora and better
clothes" than he used to, from ivhieli
we Infer tlio people of Atchison aro
receiving him ns n clever gentleman
and successful lawyer should be.
At tlio present term of court, the fol
lowing criminal cases were disposed of,
William Walters chnrgfll wlt!i malic
ious mischief, was fined flro dollars.
John Huffman, charged with selling
lienors, was fined $ 10. Wnrford Dun
ken, charged with an assault with in
tent to kill was fined (100. John Val-
mcr, charged with burglary and lar
ceny was committed to tho county
jail 3 months. Albert Robinson
charged with larceny gets 3 years in the
On Monday evening, Messrs
Smith & Jones, closed n term of
their writing school, and business
college. Tho collego room was filled
with quite a large audience, aud Iho
exercises were iutcrcstimr. The
evening was devoted to Iho organlia.
lion of a new class, ami the award of
Iho prlto. The Cornet Hand was
present, and added good music U
pleasuro of thoso prcscut. The Cora
mlttco consisting of Miss AnuaO
Morris, Mrs. J. C. Smith and Prof.
Cur, awarded tho premium to E.
S. Cook, Esq..
Wood wauled k't'tliU Office. '
Our Irlond Taylor, l.tto of Iho Repub
llcan. Intimates that he will engage In
the job printing business at soma favor-
ablo point. Mr. Taylor has many '
warm friends In this county. His bus-
Incss with thu poopto of the lawn und ,
county.- haveheen ol the most sat isfaelo-
character. He can no nwav from thU
placo, with tho consciousness ol having
wronged no man. Wo wish htm suc
cess in whatever enterprise ho may en-
About sixty now subscribers havo
been ndded to our list within the last
week, wo have not sufficient paper
to send out to all who havo given us
their names. This will bo rcnu-dle.d
Tho presidential ipiustlon Is still un
settled. Thu St. Joseph Gazette this
morning contained the nuws that Kan
an. ti.t. ri,n.l.lk..rl ll... .iL.tcml t.(m
It iavsR. P.lluse.ono of lhu clttorrfX35'nh,et would have been. "It
of Kansas was n resident of Ohio The won't pay." Hut thcio gentlemen have
question Is yet far from a settlement. ' ur persistent and systematic labor,
Investigations aro liclng mmlo iu Con-1 p'-eed their enterprise among tho fit-grcs-s
by tho Committee on prlvilego lures of lhu town, and If they aro prop-
"Hull Dozing" is the term now used
by politicians, and its exact mua ng Is
not understood by everybody. Tho
best Illustration ol the term we havu
seen Is on thu dour of Dauford's hard
waru stoiu. Look nt it, and II you
don't understand it, go iu and nsk Dan
ford to explain it. lie Is making It 11
put of his business to explain tho pic
ture, and he will t ike pleasure iu un
swcr32 yur questions. Ho
fine to go and see It, ho is likely to
take It down any day.
If over there comes into your hend
the th.iught that you ought to make
somo ol the hungry editors of Savan
nah a present of 11 tin key, or 1111 old
lieu, or Boincllil g of tho kind,
don't btlflu the good Intention, hut
go nt once mid do the deed. You
will sco such a brightness if Iho con.
tenanee, nnd gratitude as will repay1
you for your saerltlco.
Tho Savannah Public School will
cloiui In about two mouths. This will
make a long vacation, and will be 1 11 11
(01 tho young lolks. It is hardly nec
essary to say any thing on the subject,
as every one Is aware of tlio cause cl
this shortness ol the term, an-1 the great
trouble is thcro is no immediate reme
dy at hand. It must bo remedied by 11
constitutional amendment which will
come around slowly and it is quitu prob
able that we will have a shoiter term
lor next year bef.iro tho amendment
will bo made.
Our sanctum is daily honored by that
newsy and spicy paper the St. Joseph
Chronicle. It is manipulated by
Merssrs W. H. Chapman, C. M. Lincoln,
W. W. It'll ke and David A. Sutton.
Theso nro all clever, energetic and
talented gentlemen. Dave is alwa.es
full of news, nnd ho believes in giving
good reports, that Is, givo good news
truthfully If you can, buffice em." One
thing wu would say boys, don't depend
so largely upon thu Chicago Times. It
can nflord to bo much more extravagant
than you can.
Oun genial friend, Sam FrniUham
seems o be standing on the "ragged
o.lgc." It is reasounblo to suppose
if Tlldeii is inaugurated, that Samiulc
will he .M!lcially decapitated and that
some otic who has faithful to thu
cuuso of Tildcu will bo placed iu his
stead. Wu would like to odd right
here, that thcro could hardly lie dem
ocrats and republicans enough raised
to oust him from his pasitiou, Sam lias
too many friends, nnd tills his posi
tion too well to be removed by any
"Do you very much like to havo me
kiss you, George?"' shti said softly, as
sho stooped over him and left tho mon
ogram of her lips on his marblo brow.
"I do, Indued, dear," he said. "I i'.tst
shut my eyes and try to think I feel lhu
touch of 0110 who was dear to niu in the
days long gone by, befnru yon nnd I
were married.'' Ho had scarcely fin
ished tho icmaik before ho exclaimed
"O.don't, dont do that!" as n I.irgo copy
of tho Xcw Testament hit hlra suddenly
three or four times on tho spot where lie
had been kissed.
Wo see Irom tho St. Joseph papers
lhat the Rev. F. L. Xenyon delivered
a sermon at his church upon tlie subject
oftho death penalty. Tho comments
ol thoso papers lead us to Infer that tho
learned gentleman gave uu abstract of
tho causes which lead to tho commission
of crimes; that ho gave a picture ol
counsel, court and prisoner, but no
where did we sco any tiling for or
against tho law as it stands, iter. Ken
yon is a good speaker, and wo would
have bocn pleased to have heard of Ids
saying something for or against this
law without taking it for granted that
Vox I'opuli, Vox Dii,
A Savannah correspondent to Hie
Thcro are a number of Important
rases being disposed of nt this term
ol court. Speaking of court reminds
1110 of 11 trial of longstanding, Tho
parties aro A. J. Harlan and William
Cook. Tho bono of contention Is the
championship oftho gamo of chess.
The contest has been going on for a
number of years, and as yet Is un.
settled. At cachsosslonoflhelrl.il
tho defeated party moves for a new
trl.l, which Ii always granted. Wo
aro fearful that their cud will be like
(hat oftho Kilkenny cats.
A portion of our list ot farms for sale,
Will appear In nextwieki lune.
Thoro is ono point about Savannah
Uwt li good one, ami it will bear
mentioning. It ts a remarkably good
P'flce tur cows. From our sanctum
window wo can sco cows ml infinitum
feeding from Iho farmers wagons
that may be standing nrouud. The
w not particular, tlicy will
take just what Is boforo them
Farmers generally raise a protest af
ter Iho cows arc through their ropast.
Tills Is qulto an Imposition on our
farmers, aud tho people of Savannah
should lmlst 011 having them protec
ted against such annoyances.
( The people of Savannah ronst feel In
some degree grateful to Messrs Smith
and Jones, who aro laboring so tena
ciously to establish a business college,
In Sarannah, Had their project been
stated to somo of our towns-pcoplo be
lJ8rVuor commenced their labors Iho
city encouraged, tney will do more.
We all now say "Its a good thing, and
ought to have been thought ot long
ago." The fact N, we want more
Smith's and Jones In the town and coun
ty. More men who aro enterprising and
determined, and Ifsurh were the case, It
would not be long until Andrew Coun
ty would bo what it ought to bo.
Somr business men are of Iho opin
ion that If I hi ir local advertisements
arc interspersed ninnug Iho news
items, they will receive more atten
tion th 1111 they would otherwise.
This is a vry great mistake. Rea
ders of a county paper lake tip the
local page first and eagerly search for
thu news; and if an advertiser's local
Is fotced on to his notice, lie only
reads the Host two or throe words,
and passes on, nnd that advertise
ment never receives any more niton.
lion. H it be placed under the head
o! "business 1101 ices' the render will at
his leisure, peruse It. They will
not bo overlooked except by persons
who tnkc.more papers than they can
read. Again, it is not satisfactory
to readers, when they lake up a pa
per they want the local news, and to
lie compelled to search through a
column ol businoss locals for a news
Item, takes their patience more than
should bo required.
We are aware of tlie fact, that In our
town and countytlu-re are some strong
partisans: Persous who wish a paper to
abuse one party nnd pralje another.
Those persons have no use for nn In
depenli'iil organ. They hivo no use
for a man who Is nor democratic or
republican, ns lirick l'umroy says, "at
all times nnd under all circumstances,"
So far as the editor of tills paper is con
cerned he lias his political preference;
but considers it unnecessary to express
them. Inasmuch as politics aro repre
sented iu tlio county. It is our purpose
to givo tho fads, as wo learn them con
cerning both parties. Our readers
shall not bo uninformed nt to what each
nro doing. Huttocngago in villifying
one and praising another party Is what
we proposo to avoid. II a fair state
ment of facts concerning politics, a
good local paper and square dealing
will satisfy our readers, wc aru at
St. Joo Items,
Trof. E. Durand is preparing to givo
concerts in tho counties adjoining St.
John Donovan. Esq., of tho firm of
Donovan & Saton, has been making
some real estato trades up tho Mary
Thu city is full of Ilolliday goods.
Tho Folk Houses aro running about
one third of tlie time.
Tlio city is steadily, nnd surely im
proving. N'evv buildings are going up
in various pails oftho town, and many
uro la contemplation
Business Is looking up a little In this
section. Merchants aru doing a better
business than they havo for some timo
Corn Is plenty, and farmers can sell
lor the cash at 20c per bushel. Hogs
havo been snlllug for 5c for thu last few
Hardin Mcssick shipped a car load of
cattle. 12 in number, 0110 day last week.
Tho total weight was 22,605 pounds.
An avcrago of 1275 pounds each. The
cattlo weru fattened by William Mun
kres, Ksq., aud wu think them hard to
beat, Mr Messlck also shipped a car
load of hogs which averaged 390 lbs
Wo had quito a lively discussion be
tween two females at ono of our dry
goods stores, not on the political Issues
oftho day either, but was concerning
the characters ot the parties to tlie dis
cussinn. Wo are lu favor of freo speech
but in tliia caso speech was too free.
Hon. N. B. Drown was in town last
Our new mhool house will be done in
a week or so A. F. West and McRtck
ey ol Bolvkow aro doing (he carpenter
wotk. We will havo three months
school thts year. Nix.
Take your Pictures to H.
B. Sargont, and havo thorn
framed. You may uever
have an opportunity of hav
ing them framed as cheap as
ONLY A rHW
OP THE MANY BARGAINS
Men's fiiio calf Hools, 93 CO
" heavy kip boots, 2 25
" best Chicago kip booti, 8 00
ltoy6' " ' 9 CO
Youths" " " 1 60
Women's kip Shoos, 1 66
Women's pebble goat sewed pol. 1 60
Women's pebble goat sulo lace, 1 75
Misses' pebble grain tip shops, 1 00
Misses' kip polkas, 1 00
Child grain copper lip" shoe!, 76
THE LARGEST STOCK
In the City.
IN PRICES alwayTTHE LOWEST.
W, G. TIRRELL,
323 Felix street, sign or tho Gold
Hoot, ST. JOSEPH.
Tho largest1 stock of Drugs, Hooks,
Slallonary and notions at II. B. Sar
gent's, and must he sold.
Go to A S. Chlttcndcns for drugs.
I am asked eWrydnywhat will
cure neuralgia, and I desiro lo an
swer through the newspaper to tho
public lhat Bancroft's Discovery is
the only sure remedy I know of. This
truly wonderful remedy Is without
doubt a specific for Neuralgia and
Rheumatism. Sold by Cooper and
Greenlee, nt Savannah. Mo.
J. M. Shearer desires to announce to
the public that ho has opened out a
Grocery nnd Restaurant, opposite the
old depot in Savannah.
Tho patronago of the public Is re
spectfully solicited. 3m.
Bottom out of prices for clothing.
SOUTH SIDE Emporium, vou
can't miss it, you can gut a suit,
good, durable and ciii:ai
For choice meats df all kinds, go to
Hownrd'e meat market, south side
Just stun into tlio dr it" store. Wilkar-
sons old stand, you will be well treated
and it you want goods you can get them
Cooper & Greenlee, will sell you Ave
quires of Note Paper for 50 cents; En
velopes,.'! cents a bunch and upwards;
Ink, 5 cents a bottle and upwards. Fine
Writing Paper a speciality. 47tf
Go aud examine goods and prices
at Tyncr's boforo making purchases.
Cash paid for hides, pelts aud tal
low, at the south side Bleat Market
Heaver Caps and Collars, Wool Com
forts and Mufilers, Dog, Kid, and
II lick, skin Gloves and Mitls, iu largo
variety, at lowest prices ever named,
at TYNEIt'S, south tide, Savaunah.
House and 5 lots in A villa, Jasper
County Missouri, for salo or ex
change. Address or call on George
E. King 4 Co.
Buy your overcoats of Ty-
ner, whore they nro sold lower
than anywhere else.
Services at Sixth Street M. E.
Church every Sabbath at 11 a. m. aud
7 p. it. Sunday School at 2-30 r. M.
Great bargains in Family Bibles,
Pocket Uihlcs, Albums, Pocket Books,
Perfumery, Soaps, Lilly Whiles, &c,
Ac, at H.U. Sargent's until after the
"Aud'Joscpli wept aloud, and said
unto lit. brethren, 'I am Joseph: doth
my father yet live?' And hie breth
ren answered him, saying, 'You bet !
the old mi.it Is doing bully.' " He
docs all of his trading at Stiles &
Hardy's, whero they keep such good
goods at such low prices. You must
go aud ace their storo too, they juit
beat Egypt all hollow.
To exchange, an improved farm In
Andrew County for u house and lot
in Savannah, or St. Jo. Address or
call on George E. King & Co.
To exchange, 45 acres Improved
land iu Andrew, with house fruits
&c. for a houso and lot iu Savannah.
Address or call 011 George E. King Ss
Homo and lot lu Coming Iowa, for
salo or exchange. Address or call on
Gcorgo E King & Co.
II you have wild lands in either Kan
sai, Arkansas or Texas, which you
wish to sell or exchange, call on Geo.
E. King A Co. This office.
All advertising contracts, and sub
scriptions paid in advanco, will bft car
ried out by the now paper.
A. S. Chittenden says ho now has a
new stock of fresh drugs, at old prion.
ASJSI&HEK SJLltK T
Balance of the Stock Bound to be sold in
IMces lower than ever ! Terms C. O. D.
311 and 313 Felix Street,
ST. CT O S 33 IF IK, ZMIO
A.& J.CARNEY'S OLD STAND,
Bancroft's Liver Pills, a good Liver
remedy, and Bancroft's Eye Salve,
old by Cooper & Greenlee. 4-tf.
Sewing Machine Attachments, and
needles of all kinds; fino writing pa
per of all styles, and other Notions at
Frank Reed's, P. M., Fillmore, Mo.
Avcrill Chemical paint, iu cans of
one quart and upwards, ready mixed,
any color or shade desired, forsale by
Cooper St Greenlee.
Great inducements aro now ofTcrcd
at II. B. Snrgciits iu Mirrors, Picture
Frames, Mouldings and Brackets.
At TYNER'S, south side, Savan
nah, Mo., you ean find a cap for 35c ;
Shoes for 50c; Under Shirts. 35c; good
coat for $3,00; calf boot for $2,60;
gauntlet glove for 75c; an overcoat
$4,50; Hats 50 to 75c ; aud many things
too numerous to mention, at equally
low prices. Ij
THE WILSOIT tho BOSS MA
CHINE at Vionna, in '73 and
tho Centennial In 70.
While anxiously awaiting the elec
tion returns let us not forget onr
homo interests. Everybody knows
the benefit of a good Sewing Ma
chine, one tint will not get out ofor
der, it cannot get out of adjustment,
has no cog wheels, ruus light, rapid
aud still, every wearing part is made
raljustiblo, you can run it fifteen or
twenty years nud then tighten it up,
and it will bo as good as new. has
tho pull-back wheel; Iu fact, it is as
far in advance of other machines as
the palace car is in advance of the old
stage coach. Sold from $15 to $25
cheaper than any other first-class ma
chine. The reason it is sold cheap
er is the Wilson company does not
belong to tho Sewing Machine Com
bination. Price list sent freo on ap
plication to E. M. Mitchell, Savan
nah, orS. L. McCabe, Alauthus. Geu
try county, Mo.
All persons knowing themselves
Indebted to tho undersigned, by nolo
or account, can save costs by coming
forward aud paying up at once.
WM. ZOOK, & CO,
Savannah, Mo.. Nor. SO, 1876-lw.
Change of Programme.
I. N. Webster has added to his gro
cery stock a flue assortment of - gen
tlemen and ladies' BOOTS and
SHOES ; also boys and girls, of all
sizes, together with a full stock of
gentlemen's aud boy's winter gloves
and mitts, which will be sold at the
St. Joseph retail prices. Givo him a
call before you buy. 7-3in.
Eyo, Ear and Deformities.
Ono or more of the Surgeons of the
Central Suroioal Ikfihuaby, of
Indianapolis, Ind., will visit Savan
nah professionally, at tho St. Charles
Hotel. Friday and Saturday Decem
ber 15 aud 16, and at St. Joseph, at
Pacific House, Monday and Tuesday
December IS and 19. All afflicted
with any dlicaso of tho Eyo or Ear,
Cataarb, Cross Eyes, Club Foot. Spi
nal Curvature, Fistula In Ano, Piles,
Epilepsy aud Chronio Diseases, can
consult them free of charge. Artifi
cial Eyes inserted. Remember the
Th undersigned wonld ropaetlully
Inform tbs publlo that he Is bow pre
pared to do all kinds of Tailoring, (ex
cept catting coats) at his rasMuscs,
Work dona promptly, neatly, and on
favorable terms. Publlo patroaago re-
8avannah, Mo., Not; M, 1878 lai.
J. FORTUNE & CO.,
offer In tht Ir
40 pieces Edward Harris
tho best goods of American
mako, nnd aro declared by tho
Trado fully equal to tho beat
Goods made in Europe.
30 pieces fine Cassimeres,
from $1,50 to 2,00.
30 pieces heavy cassimeres,
all wool, and Missouri mum
35 pieces cassimeres, all -wool,
55c, 65c, nnd 75c.
25 pieces cassimeres, Un
ions, 25c to 50c.
100 pieces jeans, onethird
wool, 20 to 25c.
50 pieces jeans, one-half
wool,30c to 40c.
25pieces water-proofs, 1
yards wide, 55, 65 and 75 cts.
20 pieces water-proofs, fino
in Black, Brown, Navy Blue,
Invisible Green, and Plaids.
We offer tho Public in
this Department (up one
right) the largest woolen stock
and a finer grade of goods
than any House has over held
in this city.
Just received 200 pieces of
sheetings, (equal to Indian
1 caso ladies' linen sots
(collars and cuffs) edged with
cardinal, at a low price.
100 dozen ladies ruches 6c.
25 dozen ladies bone cor
sets at 25o.
J, Fortune &
417 Keltx Street. SX.
Boys' Over-coats at Tynkb's
II. B. Sargent will saro you mousy
ou Stationary and Blank Books.
Great bargains in Holli-
day goods, ntH. B. Sargents.
Men's Overcoats atTYNER's
south sido, Savannah, Mo , at
lower figures than any other
A great many goods at
cost, and some for less than
cost, atH. B. Sargents.
Bring all your Hides acd Furs to W.
A. Price, for which he will fay Cm
highest price In cash.
The running ol thetialns has bessv
ehaogedtho past week, so that tho
Eastern and Southern malls arriva to
the morning at 74 o'clock, and tho no
thorn mail hue In the evening.
Thoso that want Holliday
goods, will save money by
buying at II. B. Sargeat.
Men's and Boys' Overcoate -at
Tyner's in greater abutti-, .
asoe than any House ia ike
Northwest, and at prices lower
than over named in ilia cos
Holiday goods at Child