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THE OFFICIAL. PAl'EB OF
SUBSCRIPTION $2.00 I'ER YEAR.
L. GREEK, EDITOR AND PROPRIETOR.
The city of Pierre is the county seat
of of Hughes county, Dakota, and is lo
cated ou the east bank of the Missouri
river, iu the geographical center of the
brODosed new Slate ef South Dakota, ,
nd is opposite the center of the ureal
Sioux reservation. It is the present
terminus of ihe Dakota Central through
trunk iine of the Chicago & Northwest
ern Railway; i- distant 781 miles from
Chicago, and through daily trains with
out change of cars run between the two
cities in 32 hours.
Th8 city is mainly built upon the
large and broad terraces overlooking
the river with its wooded banks and
islands, and as the slope of each ter
race or beach is toward the river, the
eity is perfectly drained and is free
from the dangers resulttug lrom Hoods
Or iingeriect. sewarage.
POPULATION OF PIERRE
It has an excellent municipal government-
The . Presbyterian College of
Southern Dakota, now in operation.
and numerous ward schools, ofier stipe-1
rior educational advantages. There is J
one hrst class hotel, the Wells Mouse,
and ten second class hotels open ; two
daily and four weekly newspapers, four
banks and numerous wholesale and re
tail houses iu Various branches ol trade.
THE SUKKOUXDING COUNTRY
is thi ly settled by farmers and com
prises the finest farming laud iu Dako
a. Quarter sections or farms of 1(50
cres, every foot of -which can be culti-
oted, car. be bought fromSGUO to $1200
depending upon their distance (rem the
city. Government laud can be taken
up withtn ten miles from the city. The
country west of thj river and included
in the great Sitfus reservation which it
hi expected will be thrown open to set
tlement this Spring is the best wheat
growing laiij in Dakota.
A Shipping Point.
Pierre is a shipping point for all
Black Hills freight sent over both the
Chicago fc Northwestern and Chicago.
Milwaukie & St. Paul Railways. Ship
ments via the latter line to its Missouri
river terminus at Chamberlain are sent
up the river to Pierre for trans-&hip-hieat
lo the Hills. The traffic between
Pierre and Deadwoodis immense. In
the transportation of freight there are
10 000 oxen and mules and 2,000 men
constantly employed, the tonnage
nmounting to about 70,000,000 pounds
Ver annum, and the money annually
paid for freighting amounting to over
$600,000 is expended in Pierre
Pierre is the bead-Quarters for Mili
tary tand ltauch Supplies, forwarded
by river to the various forts and mili
tary posts and to various points along
the "Big JIuddy," where small settle
ments have spruiig up. Pierre lias the
trade, altogether of not less than 50,
000 people, including Indians. U. S.
A. Quartermaster's office, government
"store houses, and offices of a Collector
of Customs, and Internal Revenue Col
lector are located here. In th river
traffic there are twenty-five steamers
engaged during the season, plying be
tween Pierre aud the points above and
During the past season there was
" ferected a brick court-house; three
brick business blocks, and over 300;
wooden buildings, involving an expen
diture of ever $1,500,000. There is now
in process oferection the Park Hotel, a
bricd structure 100x120, four stories
Ligh, and everything indicates that
there wil! be a great increase in build
ing during the j'ear lHri4, and there
will be an active demand for building
material aud mechanics in all branches
The first industry established in
Pierre was brick making.of which there
was manufactured last season over, 1,
009,000 of superior quality, and ar
rangements have now been completed
to manufacture more than 3,000,000 the
coming season. There is a great de
mand here for iron work, and a foundry
j.nd machine shop winch could make
cast pieces for buildings, breaking
).iows tor the farmers, and do repair
-.vork on implements and steam-boats,
ivould do a ery profitable business,
A Manufacturing lousiness,
can only be established at Pierre, ow
ing to the low freight, rates obtained)
competition between river and railroad
traiportation, the abundance of wood,
winch is row selling at S per cord,
und the immense quantity of coal and
otaer raw material in the adjacent res
ervation west of the river.
A Jobbing Trade
h:is already been developed by Pierre
merchants with the Black Hills and
the country up and down the river, aud
with a lower rate of freight than can
be obtaiuad at Watertown or Uurou, or
wny other point in South Central Da
kota, and being the only lailroad point
on the boundary of the reser.ition (
yojn to be opened, P.erre is destined to
.become a great jobbing center.
ACTIVITY IX KEA.L ESTATE
began last year aud more sales wrc
'made than in the previous two ye.irs
of the city's growth, and t here has h km
a bcaltbiul,gradualadvaueein the price
of city property, and every one has
made money by operating in real es
tate. The indications point to an early
Bprir.g's business and an advance in
Opportunities for Business.
Pierre is an excellent city to engage
in any kind of mercantile pursuits,
wholesale or retail, because its rates cf
freight are lo; it is the center of a
fertile farming country and the 6iipply
point of numerous cities aud villages
located on the banks of the Missouri.
This is a nood ooint to engage in
.nnni,r.i4kiiTnf hncinocc nr sinv lciflft.
and liberal aid will be given to any j
manufacturing industry. There is a '
jcood opening lor the manuiacuire i
any article used in building, for flour
mills, aud for beer manufacturing.
There are opportunities to invest m j
real estate wmen win pruunve nw
some return., and mouev used iu the
ciecttoa of buildings has and will pay
25 p-r eeit- If joa. desire to avail
ovmeli t( the opportunities presented
.1 a er eountrr and a rapid pro-aing
c-Hy, and a'lth any i-eliable information
n e:areuce to rierre, n. i ac tivijj
arnith.eP by adJresfeing
BA1T A. 1
P1KBKE, i- T.
J-cdl 21, ISSl 6m
J. C.CAHPBEI.X.,31. D. I.O.TTBIBHT, M. D.
CAMPBELL & WRIGBT,
Physicians S- Surgeons
Also local Surgeons for r 8V4TE.B.
Otllce, one door wst or WorL & Baker s
to e, Logan, Oh jo. may 31, &i.
E. C. deDESTEIQ EB, M. D.
CH XS. W. OABLK, X n
DKS. deSTElGER & CABLE.
Pkysiciaus S? Surgeons
Office M. Dr. James Little's. Main street,
Juue 20. 1882 ly
J. H. DYE,
Physician $' Surgeon,
Corner of Main and Mulberry streets, lu
room formerly ocoupieu uy -jr. uiu.cu.
J ail 29, 1SS0 tf LQfaAN.O
A. U. WlLLUi.,
Rebi'eence-No 220 South Columbus street
lAiicaster. Office, GeU Build lug,, orth
Columbus, street. June 8. --tf
W. 0. WILLIAMS,
Office In tho New Building, flrstdoq
weal of Geo. Uartuia.u'a.llaiu st Julyl-7
VV W MONROE,
Guarantees nil his work ten rears. Honr
from 8 to 12 aud from 1 to 6. Resiiiuuc-o ops
poslte Catholic Church. Office over Bemt
pel's Drug Store. Jnlv 10, So
WM. P. PRICE.
ATTORNEY AT LAW.
Office, Dollitou Building, Mai kut Street,
LOGAN, - - OHIO.
Fb 21, 1881 ly
t. J. BOKOKSS. JOMK HASM
BURGESS & HANSEN,
Attorneys - at - Law,
Office lu Uullibon Block, rear or Court
Housd. April 1 ly
A H BROOKE,
Attorney - ah - Law,
AND NOTAUY PUBLIO.
Will giv special attention to collections
aud conveyancing. Also re-U estate agen
cy. Office in tut Gazette office.
July i,7 u.
GEORGE W. BREHM,
Attorney - at - Law
Office in City Building.
July 1, 187U-U
JOHN F WHITE,
Attorney . at : Law,
AND NOTARY PUBLIC.
Office wiih tfrogu.au In tha James block
S.H,BKiaUT. - O.W. H.WKiail
BRIGHT & WRIGHT,
Attorneys at Law
Office In James Block over Fiist Nation
july 1, iS7
CARL. M.. BUERQAUS,
Attorney at Law,
.A XD NOTARY TUBMC.
LOUAN - OHIO
Deeds, Wills, Mortgnj;es, Leases, Contracts
anil all attention niven
Offiee In the Court House,
July 1 ly
r..A.TDSSISO. W. A. BOXALBMIX
TUSSING & DONALDSON,
ATTOItKEYS AT LAW
?EW LEXINGTON, OHIO
Prompt attention glvou to all lecal bni
L. D. V1CKERS,
1TT0RKKY - AT - LAW,
Onlre in James Block, enat end, ove
Bishop, Higsius. i Comloy'a Hard war
tore. my 18-1
FIRST BilJK OF LOG Aft
Cash Capital $50,000
J. WALKER, Piesident
C. E. Bowen, Cashier.
DoaKneralhHiikins business, receives
deposit, discount -paper and bays aud
sells exciisint;e. Bank in center room of
t lie Jarne- block. Jan 4, S9S.
THE PEOPLES EAITK
Cash Capital $50 000.
Individual HabiUty ol stockholders SIMjOOO
L. A. CULVER, PreBident,
REUBEN OULVEK, Cashier
Doesa goneral banking business. Ofllce
Room N-.5, Opera Hosue. Iov 1, '83-ly
B. C. McMANIGAL,
At Carlisle's Old Staud, Opposi'e
the Court House.
.Staple aud Fuucy Groceries.
PajB the Higbcst Price for Pro
duce. ' Oct25-Jy
Walnut Street House.
"Walnut Street, between Sixth and
- - OHIO.
Class in all
Price 82.00 Per Day.
OAKS & LODWiCK, Plop's.
Jan. 17 3ni.
Xetir is hereby gHiin. that tho follow-
t u... .! -! wTis.rta linvp I iff 11 fllad
iij,e irob;tte Conrt f Hooking county.
uino, lurrmuimu , w..v..
i ,t. ilnwji-lrr- -riiinl5an oiJOS. lituL.
And the sitae will come on for
hearing on thl ITth day nf May, 18M.
at l'i o'cloek, a. in., or a& M0ii thereafter as
tu ay be convenient. ..,.,
fflL T. ACiXE23 Probate udge.
HOW A MAN CAN
It is the case with a large
this as well as other countries that they Jive lrom uanu iu iuuuwi ,
in other words, the end of every month and every year finds them
if, indeed, with all their little debts paid with nothing laid by
to meet the ordinary contingencies of sickness, loss of employment
or the like; and this, though a man may oe lnaubuiouD, miu,
healthy, constantly employed, and punctually paid tor his laoer.
The size of his family, the smallness of his wages, or some cause
other than tippling and dissipation, kee- s him always at the ex
tremity of spending his last cent. He never seems 10 get aueau ,
he is constantly in the drag. If he gets a dollar ahead to-day,
..t-rw.i.i Monoscitv nuts him behind to-morrow. 1 here is
one item, however, he always
keep paid up with a tolerahie degree 01 promptness j una item
rent. To keep a home for his wife and little ones, everything else
must give way. Little luxuries, little comforts, even necessaries,
must stand aside to enable him to meet the demand of the land
lord for his rent.
Mossy paid for Rent
If he pavs his landlord, how much harder would he try to pav
himself, if he was his own landlord, if he knew the money so paid
was not. lost, but gradually paying for his home ? Would he not
work with greater satisfaction, knowing that he would some day
own his home, free of debt, bought with the money he would oth
erwise have paid for his rent ? , . x. a
It is chieilv owing to Building Associations mat, liiuusuu i
working men in the citv of Philadelphia to-day own and occupy
(heir own houses and possess others besides from which they re
ceive handsome little incomes in rent. "What man has done man
can do aeain." Bear in mind the words of the wise man, "If any
one tells you that the workingman can become rich otherwise than
by labor and saving, do not listen to him ; he is a poisoner.'
Rents Paid are the Toor Man's Wasted Capital.
Therefore, become a landlord instead of a tenant, a house
holder instead of a house-renter. Procure a home tor yourself and
family by buying a lot iu
The lots are large in size. They are all accessible. The prices
are very cheap. Any laboring man can apply the money heuow
pays for rent to the purchase of a lot and build a house, and in five
. ears will pav ior house aud lot, and not pay rent at all. His pro
perty will be worth fifty per cent more in five years than it h now.
The location is convenient to School, Ohurch and Work Shops.
It is healthy it is quiet. Don't pay any more rents, but be your
own landlord, and have a Home of your own.
For particulars enquire of
J. B. Satin,
Or LEWIS G$lEMr, Sentinel Office.
I II ' i ' i.m i. ii-iiui l .11 !!
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and closing with the week follow
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Containing Speeches from our
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May 1 6w Logan, O.
Regeneration for the enfeebled
systems, PufTering from general
want of tone, and its usual con
comittants, dyspepsia and nervous
ness, is seldom derivable from the
useof a nourishing diet and stimuli
of appetite unaided. A medicine
that will effect a removal of the
specific obstacle to renewed health
and vigor, that is a genuine correct
ive, is the real need. It is the pos
session of this grand requhement
which makes Hostellers Stomach
Bitters so effective as an invigor
ant For sale by Druggists and
ULSI I lllLLi
LOGAN, OHIO, THURSML MAY 22, 1884.
majority of the working people of
mauages, by the utmost eitort, to
Frank. L.es!ie'N Popular Mon
thly. Tbe contents of the May num
bc.r are, as usual, extremory varied ;
and in a literary and artistic point
of view, in its comprehensiveness
and cheapness, this magazine is
far ahead of l ts contemporaries.
Among the notablo articles are :
"Tne Origin of JSew York Church
es" ; "The Adventures of Bold AI-
onzo de Ojeda'' ; "Morocco and the
Moors, ' etc. Lady Blanche Mur
phy, Etta V. Pierce. Garry Moss,
Fanny Driscoll, Annie Thomas and
others, contribute delightful serials,
short stories, adventures, etc; -and
the poems are by Charles Mackay,
l,rla& f?lliticnn T? T4 SCImnKkl
I fff 4VtW A-fcXUIAlOVt, A.. AA. IJIIlrUUVlU,
etc. Prot. VV. b. Barret h?s an ad
mirable article entitled "Geysers,''
with eleven fino illustrations. The
miscellany is largo, most interest
ing and instructive. There are 12S
quarto pages, more than 100 illus
trations, and a beautiful colored
plato frontispiece, "By the Soft
Sea Waves." 25 cents a copy $2 50
a year, postpaid. Mrs. Frank Les
lie, Publisher, 53, 55 and 57 Park
Place, New York.
With a majority of people it is no
experiment that Dr. Bosanko's
Cough and Lung Syrup is a sure
cure for Coughs, Colds, Pain in tho
Lungs. Soreness in tbe Chest, ect ,
but for those who doubt, ask your
neighbors who have used it or get
a free sample bottle ot Miller & Ca
se's, the Druggist. Kegular size 50
cent and $1.00.
The proof of the pudding is not
in chewing the string, but in having
an opportunity 'to test the article
direct. Miller & Case, the Drug
gist, has a free trial bottle of Dr.
Bosanko's Cough and Lung Syrup
for each and every one who is af
flicted with Cougbs.Colds, Asthma,
Consumption or auy Lung Affection.
Sure Cure for Piles.
The first symptom of Piles is an
intense itching at night after getting
warm- This unpleaat sensation is
immedialely relieved by an appli
cation of Dr. Bosanko's Pile ltem
edy. Piles in all its forms, Itch,
Salt Khume.and Ringworm can bo
permanently cured by the use of
this great remedy. Price 50 cents.
Manufactured by The Dr. Bos
anko Medicine Co., Piqua, O. Sold
by Miller & Case.
CAUSE OF FAILUKE.
Want of confidence accounts for
half of the business failures of
to day. Miller fe Caso, the Drug
gist, is not liable to fail for the want
of confidence in Dr. Bosauko's Cough
and Lung S3'rup, for ho gives
away a bottle free to all who are
suffering with Coughs, Colds. Asth
ma, Consumption and all affections
the Throat and Luns.
Plants for Sale.
I will be prepared to furnish
our citizens and people near and
far with any amolint of thrifty
Cabbage, Tomato, Sweet Potato
and other plants for the garden.
I guarantee them as first class in
quality and in plants.
1 will supply the people at my
stand on Market Square, com
mencing the first of next, week,
wifh all the early Vegetables,
and at which place all orders can
be left for Plants, which will be
promptly furnished at reasonable
rates. JIeuky Gomi'F.
Mi. Jack Hodder, formerly clerk
for A. C. Elliot, ha aoeepted a sim
ilar position at Nelsonville in tbe
will buy a House.
The Fraud ef Cbeap Teach
ers. Mr. EdiUr The article signed
''Farmer" in your last issue, speaks
tho sentiraonts of a great many
fonnmnt. Dreiudiced, inconsistent
und impracticable directors ana
school patrons who have no idea or
thought of the toacher or the school
beyond tho money paid out.
-- 7 A J
They are not as careful in em
ploying a teacher t guide and di
rect their childron as they would be
in buying a horse. The price is the
sole ebject. Nothing asked about
qualifications, habits, morals, suc
cess or experience, aud how few
ever ask about the certificate.
Now if there was any benefit
pecuniary, social or political, to be
derived from such a course, there
mightbe some shadow of an oxcusa
The saving of taxes it so small a
a matter, that it i not-werth the
Socially and politically, the cheap
teacher is either a cipher or a
micrhtv mischief maker, lo- the
school he is an injury.
For the cheap teacher is gener
ally totally incompetent to do his
work . as a consequence the school
does not nor cannot advance.
The common objection to paying
teachers is, that they only work
six hour a day. This is a ruiaUke,
whatever may be said about it or
whoever" may say it.
The progressive teachers, those
who command high salaries, put in
more time at their work than any
other class of workmen. Such a
teacher prepares his lessons, studies
the nature of his pupils, investi
gates, plans and arranges work of
interest for his school from day to
day and looks after many thing of
which those who have never taught,
are entirely ignorant.
Did the "Farmer"vevor stop to
consider bow much time tbe teaoh-
spenda te qualify himself to
teach, the expense attached thereto,
the outlay in books, papers, educa
tional journals and many school
applicances which the directors
themselves should furnish ?
Does he over think who pays for
tho holiday treat, the reward merit
oards, books and prizes which bis
eager child brings home or that
they cost anything ? The teacher,
if he wishes to command tho respect
of his pupils or exert any influence
over them, must wear a little bet
ter clothing than the average Far
mer oi wnrtnmn. i-f.mustreowtrin
ute hie share to the support of re
ligion and other charities, and by
virtue of position, he has many
outside duties to perferra in the
Now Mr. "Farmer' could you
bear all tbe expense, do all the
teacher's work, suffer "the thousand
little annoyances of the school room
and be the subject of gossip for the
district und still get rich on the ex
travagant salary of thirty-three and
one third dollars a month for six
months of the year, or the still more
exorbitant demand of $40 a mouth
for four months.
Who ever heard of a teacher's
getting rich ?
We think too, that" the directors
should see to this matter,'' and see
to it well ; see to it as the law re
quires them to do ; and see to it
that all that the law requires to be
taught viz : Reading. Writing.
Arithmetic, Grammar, Geography,
Spelling and History, be taught to
all by a competent teacher, and see
to it that he be Pais in proportion
to' the success of his teaching. Yes,
"let them fix their own prices for
teaching," and let them teach at
their own pricos too. Your employ
ing a teacher for S17 is certainly a
step iu the right direction, especial
ly ahice you published it in yeur
boastfull way. It encourages the
cheap teachers and puts the "reas
onable teachers oa their guard."'
We hope all the directors will
follow the oxample." The sooner
the better lor the higher priced
teachers. For the sooner the schools
become dsraoralized. entirely bro
ken up. by such a course, the sooner
will a complete revolu ion in our
country bcoo1i take place-
No wonder tho town schools are
so far a head of our country schools.
As fast as they improve or a teach
er succeeds, they advance the pay of
their teacher and thus encourage the
teacher in his work, and who is any
poorer for it?
Yes; "the teacher that teaches
the most reasonable (in every sense
of the word) should have tho best
certificate," and he will certainly
getiton Aceount of the rules of the
Board of Exnmiuers. All the teach
ers who will teach fur a dollar a
day next winter, should have five
minutes notice to get out of the
eonnty. and the Board of Examiners
should act as a committee to see
that they do "get out'' forever.
Now teachers, qualify yourselves
for your work, set your prices and
stick to them. Don t stoop so low
as to make the school an auction
sale to be disposed of to the highest
bidder. Have no fears. It is the
intent of the law that you should
have reasonable pay for your work.
I know tho course of the Board of
Examiners in the past baa tended
to help you in this matter and I be
lieve it will continue to do so.
Don't let a director cut down
your price because you are a lady.-
The man who does that simply b 4
cause of your sex has notyetloarn
ed to respect his mother, wife or
sister and would mistreat yeu with
out provocation. Don't oxort your
self to engage with Buch a set of
So much is said about examina
tion of teachers and their qualifica
tions but'who over heard anything
said about the qualifications of dir
ector?. If thero is anything prac
tiial or nseful in the "civil service
r-jtorm ' policy, nero would be a
good place to try it. At least make
every director show that he can
sign his own name to an order and
give evidence that he cau read that
See that he is n man of reason,
common souse, and sound judgment
and whose standard of judging Is
not his dear self alone. If o should
be a man of general kdowledgo
and should take interest enough in
the school to visit it occasionally
and see for himself. He should
not put too much faith in his chil
dren's reports, and should stand
by the ceicher whom he helps to em
ploy in all 'that is right.
When school directors learn to
know their duties better and sym
pathizo'more with tho teachers, the
schools will be better, and they
will be better satisfied to pay reas
onab.o wages. Justice.
New Plymouth, O, May 8, 1884.
George O'Neil departed this life,
at his residence in Starr Towmship,
Hocking County, O, Sab. eve, May
4, '84, in the 62nd year ofhis age.
Another of our best citizens gone :
Mr. O'Neil had a short illness.
Only two weeks from the day of his
funeral, he was in tbe field working,
and came to the house suffering
with a severe pain under the knee.
Drs. Aplin end Hannells were call
ed and pronounced erysipelas of an
unusual and serious kind. The
pain grew almost unbearable, and
the Drs. talked of amputation to
save life and yet doubted his living
through tho operation. After sev
eral days the pain ceased entirely,
and the Drs. thought life would
slowly ebb away also, and the re.
suits proved that they were correct.
Mr. O Neil was not a member of
auy church, but held to the Presby
terian, of which he was a supporter.
Bis 'pastor was absent till near
the close of his illness, but on his
return, went immediately to see
him. On .talking with him abou:
the great change which be himself
was expecting, he said he trusted
in Christ as bis hope of heaven.
That was Friday afternoon, and
Sabbath evening he was not, for at
i p. ra , teTleft this world for an eth
er, leaving behind an afflicted fam
ily and Bjrrowing friends.
George was a bachelor, and yet
he was the head of a family.
At the decease of two brothers,
he took the widow ot one and her
two children, aud the two father,
less and motherless of the other, to
his own home, and has loved and
cared for them ever s-nce, aud also
a maiden sister, Mis Bosa assisted
him in this care, making a family
They all resided at the old home
stead, aud these children thus never
felt their own father's loss.
A kind and loving uncle, a thought
ful add tender brother, a good citi
zen and neighbor has left us.
An honest and upright man, and
at his fuueral, which was
held at Pleasant Point M. E.
(Jhuich.Rev. T. M.Stevesou preach
ing the sermon as he bad that of
his aged mother years ago, a largo
concourse of people gathered to pay
their last tribute of respect to tbeir
fiend, George O'Neil. So niaay
came they could not all get in the
house. His remains were laid to
rest , till the groat day, in the cem
etry not far from his late residence.
There seems.to be a ground swell.
Putyouroar to the earth and it
sounds like the tramp of the boys
behind the "old ticket" with exul
tant shouts lor Tildeu and Keforin.
It is said Gen'l Gr ant loBes 5250
000 by tbe bank failures last week.
The old Irish adage seems not al
together inappropriate: "what
co in 08 over tho devil's back goes in
under his belly.
Tho Republican National Con
vention will meet at Chicago, June
2nd, to de'egates, and all others
who wish to attend this convention,
the Baltimore it Ohio Bailroad Co.
will sell round trip tickets, at reduc
ed rates, good going May the 29th,
to June 2nd, good returning until
The BifeO effors Bpecial induce
ments, they are the onlv line run
ning thies solid trains daily,
between the Ohio Itiver, and Chi
cago, making from six to seven
hours quicker time, than other
routes, through sleeping cars on all
The B & O, is the only line land
ing passengers, at the Exposition
Building, where the Convention
will be hold. Take the B & O,
and avoid the omnibus transfers.
A bill introduced in Congress
provides that it shall be unlawful to
collect fare on any conveyance in ti:e
United States whore passengers are
unable to secure a seat. Now there
ib something like civil rights about
that for you.
MAY It, 1884.
Any applicant detected in giving or receiving aid in any way,
will be deprived of the privilege .-f appearing before tho Board far
J. P. H. STEDEMT Examinef.
1. What is meant by established usuage as applied to grammar?
2. What does the indirect object always express? Illustrate by
3. What properties of the verb do the participle and infinite have?
Give examples and explain.
4. State the mode of the verbs in the following: Proceed we to
our task. Could you hear him speak ? Had ho kept his spirit to.
mac nignt, ne nau been nappy.
5. Write a full sy..opsis of the verb swing.
6. Prepare a model for analyzing sentences.
7. Give a full discussion of the abridgment of subordinate clauses.
8. Correct: The Scriptures teaches us how to lie or die. He
seems more than usually, cheerfuller to-day. I know him more
than teu years. She dressed neat and still dont look good. I wont
go without you go.
9. Parse : Narrowing into where they sat assembled,
Low, voluptuous music winding, trembled.
10. Analyze or diagram J
A breath of submission we breathe noi.
The sword we have drawn, we will sheathe not.
UNITED STATES HISTORY,
J. P. H. STEDEM. Examiner.
1. What benefit, did Europe derive from the discovery of the
2. Speak of the natural, social, political and educational advan
tages of the United States ?
3. What was the condition of the colonies under Cromwell ?
4. Describe the grant of the Carolinas.
5. Give a description of the battle of Germantown.
6. Tell what you know of the formation, adoption, and ratifica
tion of the Constitution.
7. Describe the election of President Harrison.
8. Give an account ot the history of Texas.
9. Tell what you know of President Johnson's term of office.
10. Give a sketch of John Sherman. Who is James G. Blaiue ?
THEORY AND PRACTICE.
J. P. B.. STEDEM, Examiner.
1. What should be taken into consideration iu selecting a school
2. What kinds of instruction can the teacher imnart on tho
3. bpeak of the heating and tempature of school rooms.
4. What influence do school records have on the pupils?
5. Of what advantage to the teacher is a child's curiosity?
6. Speak of concent rative power.
7. Shew the relation of study to recitation.
8. At what particular times Bhould the teacher have gymnastic
9. Give some means of preventing disorder.
10. What de you take into consideration in punishing an offender ?
J. L. BRIGHT, Examiner.
1. What are the fundamental rules of arithmetic? TTpon what
does the value of a figure depend? Indicate all the signs used in
2. A bought sheep for $94 ; having lost 7, he sold 1 of the remain
der, at prime cost, for $20. How many sheep had he at first ?
3. Divide $60 into four parts that shall be to each other as l-3d
l-4th, l-5th and l-6th.
4. A ladder 52 feet long stands close against the side of a build
ing ; how many feet must it le drawn out at the bottom that the
tep may be lowered four feet?
5. I pay $19.20 premium for insuring of my house atl5 What
is the value of my house ?
6. What is the discount at 6 on 8640, dua 2 years and 9 months
hence, money beins: worth 8 ?
7. A cistern is filled by one pipe in 6 hours, and by another in 9
hours ; in what Urns will it be filled by both together?
8. What sum of money at interest will gain as much in three
months as 8100 will gain in two years?
9. Define ratio and proportion. Is 4: 9:! 3i U a true proportion?
10. Two thirds equals three-fifths of twice what number ?
J. L. BEIGHT, Examiner.
1. Name and describe the different movements in writing.
2. Give your idea of a good penman.
3. Into what are the small letters divided, and in what order
should they be taught?
4. Analyze the following: M, O, h, and D.
5. Writo four or five lines as a specimen of your penmanship.
E. M. GORDON, Examiner.
1. Define prime meridian and tell what meridian circle divides
the earth into the Eastern and Western Hemispheres.
2. Where is the center of population in the United States? Why
is it movable, and in which direction ?
3. flow many States compose the German Empire ? Describe
the government, and name thp agricultural and mining products
also, what is said of the school.
4. What is the state of civilization of South America? What is
true of the natural resources of Brazil ?
5. Name the divisions, bays, gulfs, lakes, rivers, capitals and ex
ports of Australia.
6. Name the throe functions of government. By what officers is
each exercised under the government of the United Stales?
7. How many States like Ohio would Fr-nce make?
8- Name tho divisions of the Aryan branch of Cancassinn race,
and state what modern nations have descended from each division.'
9. Describe the Suez Canal, and name the towns at each end.
10. In what resprotK is Europe belter adapted lo commercial en
terprise than Africa ?
F. M. GORDON, Examiner.
1. How do you teach written spelling ? State the advantages of
written over oral spelling.
2. Into wLat classes are words divided in respect to number of
3. Why are the following words difficult to spell ? Been, carriage,
4. Give examples in whic.i the power of a letter differs from its
r, .Qroll flivirlA intn svlhihlfts. and npfnnt. Plnrav. fassinate.
onorous, simmeter, ausilary, coershun
JSW.., .....- -..-.. ., ....-.v.-,
6. Define: Irascible, heinous,
i in i. ''
"The labor plank will cost us twen
ty thousand votes!'' shouted Gen
eral Grosvenor ar the Republican
State Convention, when the pat
orm was fir&t presented.
.- m , ,
A Bepublieau suggests that Grant
sell some of his presents instead of
being a medisaut before Congrccs.
This is the rankest treason.
Kncli rulciltlonal insertion.
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YcnrlyndvcrtisementH 8100 rT column
Bccord Your Names.
An Important Law to Business
Men Eeqniring Them
To wards tbe close of the Legist
lature a bill was pasiod making- it
compulsory upon all persons en
gaged in aierchantile, mechanical or
manufacturing business to file with
the County Keeorder after July 1st,
'iext, astatementshowing the name
or namen of individuals carrying on
the business. In order that the bus
iness men of the county mav Under
stand what is required of them, we
herewith give the full text of the
Au act requiring1 individual and
partnership traders to record their
Section 1. Be it enacted by the
General Assembly of the State of
Ohio. That from and after the first of
day of July. A. D. 1844, all individ
uals and copartnerships now doing
a merchantile, mechanical or manu
facturing business, or that may
from and after said day ef July in
said year, enter into or carry oh any
or all of said branches ot business
within the state, shall make ontand
file with the recorder of each county
fn which such business, or any
branch thereof is corned on. a true
and Correct et'itenit nt containing the
name or names under which, the
same is, or will be, carried on
if tbe business is owned by eno indi
vidual, tbe full entire name and
place of residence ef said owner,
or if a copartnership the full and
eutiro individual name of each men
ber of the same.
Sec. 2. That it shall be the duty
of the recorder of each county to re
cord in a book- to be- kept for that
purpose, and open to public inspeeV
tion. each and every statement as
required to be made by the proro .
ions of this act, and by him receiv
ed ; and for filling or making any
copy of Buch statement or certificate
of tho dato of such filing, the re
corder shall be entitled to tbe same
fee or fees as are provided by law
for like services in regard to chat
Sec. 8. If any such individuals
or copartnerships referred to in this
act fail to file such statement as
named in this act on or before the
time herein specified, or on or before
the commencement of business as
herein named, commenced on and'
after said first d iy of Julv, 1884, if
such individual or copartnership
shall bring suit in the courts of the
state for purpose of collecting any
debt or claim due any such individ
ual or copartnership growing out of
such merchantile, mechanical or
manufneturing business, then upon
pr.iof by the defendant or defend
ants te such action of the failure of
such individuals or copartnership
to have so filed such sta'ement as
required by this act, the Bams shall
constitute and be a legal defease
to any such cauao of action.
Sec 4. This act shall take effect
and be'in force from and after its
L. A. BmjNufiR,
Speaker pro tem. of the House of
John G. Warwick,
President of the Senate.
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