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M. TA1T, Aral.
0n Firs For Roana Trip.
On Friday'! and Sunday'! ticket! will
be laid at on far for the round tripe
to any point on the St. Louis & St Joe
H. It. limited to use on day of aale only
ai-tt M. Tait, Agent.
Am SO Aire ram lor Bale.
I have 8i acre! of extra good land,
lying two and one-hall mile due north
of Camden, good frame house, t room.
good out buildingg.good young orchard
aud never failing spring of water ; also
a well at door. Land Is fresh and un
derlaid with two fine Telns of coal.
Come and see It. A. T. MiKita.
BnoSileave Armkrm BInJv.
The best salve in the world for outs,
bruises, sores, ulcers, salt rheum, fever
sores, tetter, chapped bands, chilblains,
eoras, and skin eruptions; and positively
cures piles, or no pay required. It Is
guaranteed to give perleot satlslactlon,
or money refunded. Frine IS cents pet
box. Sold by J, D. Taylor. 83-y
AVe will furnlsb to one address the
Richmond Democrat and the St Jos
eph Gazette combined, postage prepaid,
at the following ratei:
The Democrat and the Daily Ca
ret te for one year 86 60
The Democrat and the Weekly
Gazette for one year 8 20
The Dkmoubat and the Sunday
Uazette for one year. 2 80
The Dbmookat and the Weekly
and Sunday Uazette (three
papers) for one year 1 00
The St. Joseph Uazette Is Democratic
in politic!, and Is one of the best and
most lnlluential papers In the state
Its Weekly comprises ten pages (72
columns) of excellent matter, and the
Daily Uazette Ukes rank with the
metropolitan newspapers of the coun
try, for sample copies of the Uazette,
address the Uazette publishing Co., St.
Joseph, Mo., or apply at the Ulohmond
We Want to Talk to You
: about our i
WATOHES and JEWELRY
We can sell you a good time keeper
from 92.60 op to $150.00, or as bigb aa
you wish to go. We have everything
in Gold. Silver and SUverlne Watches.
and we defy any one to undersell us.
Just come and lee our stock, it will do
you good. Also look at our Immense
We have just received a new In
voice, Diamonds and other precious
stones in Kings, Pins, Studs, Buttons,
Earrings, and everything that is ele
gant and fine in the Jewelry line.
We will tell exactly what you are
buying and warrant every article to
be Just as represented.
We especially invite you to Inspect
our new Novelties la
Watch this space from week to week
as we will talk to yon on a different
line of goods eaoh week.
MEGEDE & SOU.
GEO, I, WASSON, Proprietor,
Located convenient to all branches
of business southeast of court house,
ltooms large and airy and well-furnished.
Best attention given to travel
ing public. Uood sample room for
Commercial men. Tables supplied
with the best the market affords.
Hack to and from all trains. Charge!
Mitti I. hereby irlven that tha undnralsnad
Malum of tlte partnt-rsliil" elTenU of Mallard 4
jlt'uiiHtlv. will inline BlU'ni'aiinu Kir miai sriiin
meiit at tfiu ui'It torln uf tha Utrcutt ouurt. Ul be
livid on I he W Muud.iv la October, ml. Id
Aiuuinoau, nay vouuiy, aio.
I. N. LAVKIXX3K.
31- It Aaatuuee.
tflvfii tlutt ifllcra of atlimulfttratton have
been Krunuwl to tjm undrraiKiied hy the probate
court ol Kay oouuly, Mlaouri, on the eeui of
MARTHA J, COMBS, Dee'4
date Aoiuit i"b, ltnrt.
AllnMrttfa )iilw rlaiiot aualrmt aaid curate
are miiOn-d lo esLibit lliem lor allowauoa.wltn-
III one yrnr ii"hi uiuim i .r..c.,M.
may be preclutlrd fioili b-ivlos any benrnt of
bhuI ealale and II Horn i-talnis are not prevented
Wlllitu two yours U")' ftball be lorever oarrea.
M-tt M. II. U MI.EVI.NH. AdmT
Summer Millinery kand
Miss Lou Ford ' wishes to bb
nounce to ber patrons, and the public
generally, that she now has on exhibt
tlon an elegant stock of
Embracing everything that will please
the most fastidious taste. The line of
new Parasols is especially worthy of
Inspection. They come In all shade
and range In price to fit every pocket-
book. The entire stock of Millinery
bad been marked down low.
UTOTU'K OK ADM1N1HTHATION la hereby
boi'il itnutled lo II uiuU'rlKned by tbo iirolia
court ui Itay ouoniy, Miaaoiu-i. ou lite euiu ul
AUSTIN UAU, Uood
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All itttnit'8 iiaviuii claim turiiinftt aald eatula
a-.. n....nr..i( 111 hx lilttlL ttll'lll for ullOWailOe. Willi-
In one yntu from dale of aaid lolttiY, or Itiey may
bo irerlu.ll (mm liavuia any benelll of aald
evt'tle and II "Ui-n nanus are not prcrnii witu-
ui t.vo year uwy V ,-!r i
U.V muu.v, Poe'd,
J no. T. Patton added his name to
our list tbli week.
Nathan and Warren Hoys, of Tin
ney'i Point, called yesterday.
A nice rain fell Tuesday but not
enough. We need a soaker.
Carrollton voted agniust Saloon li
cense but Tuesday.
It. Green, of Hardin, has our thanks
for renewal on Tuesday.
Wm. McUraw, Jr., from near Talts
vllle. called on Tuesday and renewed
for which be has our thanks.
The plasterers will finish their work
on the residence of H. L. Jacobs this
Our well known fellow citizen, Tboe.
A. Brown, addod bis name to ovr list
John O. Happy will read the Dkmo
cbat hereafter, he having added bis
name' to our list.
Dr. J. D. Taylor and wife and Miss
Allen, of Liberty, spent several days
at Sweet Springs this week.
Prof. J. W. Black, of Kansas City,
was In town on Wednesday, visiting
relatives and friends,
Mrs. B. L. Jacobs and Master Maurice
are spending a couple or weeks with
her father, John Crowley, of Lawson.
The collector has not yet received
the tax books for 1887. When he does,
be will give notice through the Demo
crat. Llttman, the Famous Clothier, has
a word to say to you this week. He is
offering some special Inducements for
the ready money.
Joe Sanderson has gone to Kansas to
aooept a position on a railroad. lie Is
a first class railroad man and any road
will do well to secure his services.
In the Conservator last week Sammy
does some blowing about circulation.
Let us see your affidavit Sammy. Then
your talk will mean something.
Bead the card of the Wasson House
elsewhere. Clean rooms and the best
of table comforts Is the rule at that
Megede & Son have a new word this
week. They have a big stock of all
goods in their line and are willing to
offer Inducements for trade.
B. L. Jacobs took a run up to Law
son Sunday and spent the day with his
wife and boy at the residence of John
Mr. J. M. Kemper and wife, St. Joe
and Mrs. Deb Branham, of Columbia,
were In the city thli week, visiting the
family of J. S. Hughes.
Our good looking young friend Hen
ry Garner, cashier for the Keith Fur
niture Co., of Kansas City, Is home for
a two weeks vacation. He has our
thanks for renewal of his subscription.
Water is getting scarce about Rich
mond, the recent rains not gotting
much below the surface. We need a
good old fashioned three dayi rain to
fill the ground with water.
Capt. Thoi. II. Frame has again
taken charge of the Liberty Advance,
and we welcome him back into the
fold. He standi high as a newspaper
Flux Is prevailing to a considerable
extent, In the neighborhood south of
Ballard, among the children, Xo fatal
oases are reported but several are se
Wasson & Baum shipped a car load
of fine mules to St Louis last week,
and Mr. Baum says, sold them for lens
money than he ever before sold good
mules. He Is growling at the market.
The will of the late Uen. A. W. Doni
phan will be probated to morrow. Dr.
Allen and Judge Sandusky, of Liberty,
are named as executors. The estate is
valued at about 030,000, and the larger
paat of It goes to hii relations.
Messrs. Mosby A Son have bad their
magnificent big drug store building,
on the south side the square, plastered
on the outside with concrete, which
adds greatly to Its strength, and makes
it the safest building In tbe city.
Trouble commenced with Harry
Woodson, early on Monday Morning
last. Tbe first accident was caused by
a window sash falling on the fingers of
the baby, bruising them seriously and
In a little time one of bis little boyi
fell on a trowel, cutting a gash in bli
forehead, not serious, however.
The section about Richmond, was
not largely represented at the Ftatts
burg pio-nlo and stock sale on Wednes
day, but a big crowd got on the cars at
Lawson for that place. It is estimated
that Ix.OOO people were present and the
show of stock was splendid. Eveiy
thlng passed off pleasantly.
We notice in tbe papers that several
deaths have occurred In different parts
of the country from foul air In wells.
Don't go down Into a well until you
are certain there Is no bad gas In It.
Light a candle and let it down In a
bucket, It It goes out there Is bad air
in the well.
Capt. J. H. Shutts dropped In .to see
us on Monday. He has bought tbe
Lawsonlan from Dr. Montgomery and
Is now one of the press gang. He Is a
gentleman of ability and has a good Held
to work In, and there is no reason why
he should not make the paper a suc-
oess. We extend him the lojr of fel
A private letter from Jamesport,
Missouri, sayi one O. It. Nuuuefyy, bad
made a speech at that place recently,
in which be was very abusive vf the
editor of this paper and the nroeit.
tative from this countv. Yoitv could
not expect any better of thjtf- class of
cowardly sneaks, who are-" preaching
log temperance for the pay there Is in it.
The stock show and pic-nlc at Platts-
burg Wednesday, was Immense, peo
ple being there from every direction.
Why can't we have something of the
kind in Ray county 1 We are as favor
ably situated and all our advantages
are as good. Can't we stop cutting one
another's throats awhile. What say
A remarkable oase of a volunteer
wheat crop raised on the farm of J as
C. Crowley, south of Uallard. Is report
ed. Mr. Crowley last fall broke up tbe
ground in a field that raised a crop of
wbeat last year, at the usual time last
tall and sowed it in timothy, intending
to make a meadow of it. Tbe voluu
tear wheat came up pretty thick and
looked almost as well as It it bad been
regularly seeded. It was left to grow
and at harvest time this year, was cut
and shocked. It wai threshed la it
week and turned out !;' bushels to
the acre. Tbat is the largest yitdd for
a volunteer crop we ever beard of, It
yielded nearly as much per aero aj bu
A few high grade, shorthorn cows
l calf by imported Galloway bull, for
sale cheap. Call ou or address h. h.
Bea, fipringwatoi Stock Farm, Mill-
A Ion of Capl. Alloa leiltn'ly Kills sn Mrs.
On Sunday evening last, during the
storm, a bolt of lightning struck the
residence of Capt. Allen, who lives
one mile west of St Cloud Springs, in
stantly killing his son, a lad about 12
yean old, and also prostrating both
Mr. Allen and his wife. The bolt
struck the cone of the house near a
flue and divided, one prong passing
west out through the roof the other
passing cast, betwen root and ceiling
to a porch, striking a post near whicb
the boy waa standing, taking a drink
of water. He was killed lnstantly,and
Mrs. Allen, who was washing dishes,
only about three feet from him was
stunned into Insensibility. Mr. Allen
was also knocked down, but soon re
covered. The three were the only oc
cupant! of the porch. Mrs. Allen was
still in a critical condition when last
heard from. Tbe dead boy bad several
wounds ou tbe left breast, leaving the
impression that the electric fluid pass
ed into bis system with tbe water be
was drinking and passed out through
his breast, directly from the stomach.
The dead boy had been lying down on
a pallet In the bouse, and feeling
thirsty, bad arisen, and gone to the
porch for water. Had he delayed a
moment, no doubt his life would have
been spared, ills remains were buried
at Todd's Chapel, on Sunday.
Mr. Allen came here about two years
ago, from Carrollton, where he had
oeen City Marshal, and purchased tbe
farm where the fatal stroke occurred.
He has never been satisfied, and bad
recently sold out with tbe intention of
going elsewhere. Fatal accidents
from lightning seem to be on the In
crease. E. T. Dorton has moved to Kansas
City from this place. Sorry to see him
go as be is a worthy man.
Eugene Sawyer, formerly of this city,
uow raiding at Lawson, paid us a fly
ing visit yesterday.
H. O. Travllllan called this morning
and added bis name to our Richmond
If those bloviating citizens, who
were talking about a mob will come to
see us, they can be accommodated.
Bob Brown who has been off on a
ten days furlough to St. Joseph and
Iieavenworth, Kans., returned yester
day. Arthur Hurry, who holds a position
on the cable road In Kansas City, has
been at home for several dayi on a
Mrs. J. R. Christian and Miss Orissie
Scholl, of St Louis, are in tbe city vls-
lsingthe family of tbe editor of the
Of course they deny the combination
as they don't want to show their hand
as yet but it will bob up again all se
renely next year and don't you for
Our esteemed friend Dave Mays
called yesterday for a chat He Is the
same genial gentleman of yore, and
still a red hot democrat
The foundation for the second Chris
tian church, on the corner of College
ahd Lexington streets Is about com
pleted and the lumber Is being collected
ou the ground to build tbe same, and
work will be pushed on it
During the past two weeki five or
six parties have ordered their papers
disconllnued.butwehave not had time
to take their names from the mail gal
leys. If any one should receive this
Issue it is sent by accident
The local option law goes Into effect
on the 2nd day of SeptemDer, just four
teen days from to-day, A typographi
cal error last week made the Demo
chat say It would go Into effect on
W. H. Darneal, wife and baby, got
back from Colorado, this week. They
report Geo. Schweich and family and
Wat Brown still camping at Estes
Park. Billy says he bad a pleasant
trip and one that has been quite bene
tlcial. The article headed "Temperance" in
this issue, was written by a worthy
christian lady and a great temperance
worker, but sbe can't stand the project
of tbe W. U. T. U. lecturer to mix wo
man suffrage and temperance. Tbu
lady thluks her husband can do tbe
voting for the family.
Messrs. Brown & Wlgglngton, car
penters of this city, have secured tbe
contract for building a two story store
bouse, in Orrlck, for J. T. Dorton, Tbe
building Is to be of brick, two stories
high, with plate glass front Size 25 by
80 feet Tbese gentlemen are first olass
workmen and will do an excellent job.
The contract for tbe additions to the
school building was not let out last
Friday as advertised. As usual the
matter has been bungled again. One
party was allowed to monopolize tbe
plans and specifications so tbat others
who deiired to bid, could not see them
On this account the matter had to be
postponed to give all aihow at it Per
haps the building will be erected in
time for tbe next generation.
Messrs. Ed and Will Ridgell painters.
and their father, R. Ridgell, capenter,
left this week for Horton, Kansas,
where the boys have a big job of paint
ing on band. Tbey bad just finished
painting our residence, before tbey
left and did an excellent job. The old
gentlemen will work at tbe carpenter
business. Walter Warrluer Is also
with the boys. Tbe propose to keep
bachelors ball while there.
A l ard.
The undersigned heieby returns
heartfelt thanks to the citizens of Rich
mond and our benefactors in general
fur their kiudnesas and liberality In
contributing toward the erection of
the Calhollo Church of this place.
Their generosity far lurpassed my
moat sanguine expectation, and may
God in His goodness, bless your city,
homes, and your families.
1 extend to you all, la the name of
my people, a cordial invitation tor tbe
opening services and blessings of tbe
C'huioh, Suuday.Aug. 28th, at 10 o'clock
A. M. Rev. A. O. BuKxa.
Richmond, Mo., Aug. loth, 1887.
Found A bangle bracelet, which
the owner can have by proving proper
ty and paying or this uptlce. Call at
Xolite to Teachers,
Regular examinations of applicants
for teachers certificate will be held in
Richmond on tbe fourth Saturday In
IU-b, Prairie inunge, and scratches of
other. This never fails. Warranted
by W. W, Moaby & boo. Druggists,
Lost From the Mlllville pio-nic, a
little black dog, part shepherd and
part terrier. A reward of tS will be
given for Its delivery tomcat Talts-
vllle. CiiAiii.FJi Mi'ZiNoo,
The Circus Is Coming.
The first part of the show will be at
the itore of T- G. llallord, who hai
moved to the south side of the square,
Into the store formerly occupied by
Kiger A Wertz, where be has a big
stock of goods and wants to part with
them to tbe public at a small advance
on cost for cash. Call and look through
Steer Strayed From my place 4
miles east of Richmond, one pale red
and white spotted yearling steer,
marked with crop off right ear and
branded with "K" on right hip, brand
very dim. Any Information leading
to his recovery will be rewarded by
4-2t Titos. K. KlIlKPATWCK.
On Tuesday, Angnst 9, 1h7, at the
residence of her father, Mr. S. K.
Haynes, three miles north of Rich
mond, Miss Lucy J. Haynes, after a
brief Illness. Tbe deceased was born
Nov. 2tb, 1800, and her remains were
laid to rest in the Davis cemetery, on
Thursday, August 1 1th, after a beauti
ful and lmprrsstve funeral service, con
ducted by Elder N. B. Peeler. Lucy
united with tbe Cumberland Presby
terian church In 18hi',, under the minis
tration of Rev. O. D. Allen, and was a
faithful member to tbe day of her
death, dying In the triumphant hope
of a brighter and better life beyond the
grave. She was a young iaay possess
ing many excellencies of character
which greatly endeared her to a large
eirole of acquaintance, and in her
death a void is created which will not
be easily tilled. Let us esteem ber
many virtues and emulate her noble
example while In life.
At the residence of her husband, Wil
liam Griffey, near Hallard, on Wednes
day last about 4 o'clock a. M.,Mrs. Mar
tha J. Griffey, aged about 65 yeais.
She was first attacked with flux.wbioh
ran Into fever which proved fatal.
She was a lady of great worth and en
Joyed the love and esteem of all who
knew ber. In this hour of bis great
loss, the husband has the condolence
of tbe entire neighborhood.
We have often heard talk of big wa
ter melons, but It remains for S. J.Sew
ard, whose farm lies 1 miles south of
Hardin, In Ray county, to beat the re
cord with his crop this year. On Tues
day bis WBgon brought in a lot of these
monster melons.many of which weigh
ed over BO pounds each, and on Wed
nesday another lot came, and one of
which we requested weighed, showed
59i pounds. Another one taken to
Lexington, pulled the Deam at oi
pounds. He planted three acres this
year and has already sold over 8200
worth and tbe season Is just opening.
Rev. White brought us in Saturday
a curiosity in shape of a collection
gathered from a Siberian crab tree on
Abe taker s farm, in the collection
were blossoms, buds and the fruit in
every state, from the ripe apple down.
Harry MoClelland had his examina
tion before Justice Riley, Saturday, on
a charge of stealing the horse f urnlsb
blm by Dr. Stewart last April. Tbe
horse was owned by H. C. Ball, and
was to be returned by the first of tbe
week following. Since his return he
admitted to Ball that he bad traded
the horse off bear Ilanem. " The jus
tice held him In bond of t00 for his
appearance at circuit oourt, and in de
fault ot bail he was committed to Jail.
Judge Hltt, who was la the city
Wednesday, says the people of Clinton
ought to hold a rejoicing meeting over
her crop prospects this year. While
many have felt disappointed, her crops
are so much better than those raised
In any oounty In the Northwest, they
ought to feel very thankful. He snys
from Information that he has learned
that very little corn will be raised In
either Bucbanon, Platte, or any ot tbe
counties north of St Joe.aud that Kan
sas and Nebraska will have very light
crops. Also that their pastures are
burned up and are feeding ail their
Capt John Brown, of Aullville, has
been in town several days this week.
He says the stock law is becoming very
unpopular in his neighborhood, that
as the roads can no longer be grazed
they are growing up In weeds,and that
as a person rides through the country
thinks every farm he sees must belong
to a widow woman. He thinks tbe
restraining of the bogs will do.but that
the putting up of cattle, horses, etc,
does mora barm than good.
Geo. Kinney, a ooal miner, was found
dead by the side of the railroad track,
opposite the Sea well mine, just above
town, last Saturday morning. There
was a terrible wound on the left side
of tbe bead, the skull being factured,
and circumstance! at first seemed to
indicate that the man had been mur
dered. A coroner's jury was, accord
ingly, impanneled, two men, Charles
Campbell and James Carney, having
in tbe mean time been arrested, sua.
pected with having been Instrumental
In the death of Kiunoy, Tbe jury sat
two days, during whicb time It trans
plred that Kiuneys left side was
smashed In, at least three of bis ribs
being broken, wblob left plausibility
to me oeiter tuatna uau ueen auiea d
a Dasslna traio. Tbe lurv. finally, af
ter an exhaustive inquiry, brought lu
a vedlct of death ftom wounds receiv
ed in a manner unknown. Campbell
and Carney were accordingly dls-
At tbe pio nlo at nankin's bridge,
Wednesday the first steps towards local
option were taken and petitions are
now being circulated requesting an
opportunity to vote ou vne question,
Mr. W. P. Morris brouuht in one dav
this week.and left at this otHce.a bunch
of mllllt tbat measures fully 7 feet 6
Inches from tbe roots to the tin of the
topmost head. It Is our opinion that
this is about as high as millit gets to
ne iu any country,
U. V. Cole and Yates Saulaberrv. of
Breckenridse. bave decided to Dut a
uwiu itimuer laotory in tins piaee,ana
iuujutijii4ri, mi iuua uf lauuy-uiiisu-ed
wood-work, such as mouldinus.
scrolls, brackets, etc , and will operate
a pianing mui ana an otner factory
machinery that such a shop can use to
8TRAUDE & SON.
Proprietors Mali Street Heat Market
We are now furnishing the beat meats
ol all kinds, snd will make and sell
samara, head-cheese, (to. la season. We
buy ouly tbe best of animals, butcbor
them oanifully and handle cleanly. Ws
uk s oouUsuaUos ol Ibe patroosire of
Ibl U ubllg, tD-W
Onl Tiollar. flfyxl'i PnmnparllU In thi only
medicine of which this run ho truly mM
nil It tt Mi nnftnnraM na.n.f'nt M to
tho rtrttfiRlh and poitlre tvotietn of tlilt
(treat medicine. Hood's HarMparilla 1i mad
of root, herba, barku, Mr,, long and favorahlf
known for their power in purif yln the blood;
and In eomhl nation, proportion, and prooes
llood't Saraparllla Is jcHar to Ulf.
For oonomp and comfort we use If ood
SarMpatiUa." Mna. C. IiRKWftTita, IliiiTalf)
"Hood'a Hnrwrtpartlla takQi Us$ tim on)
quantity to show lit effect than any other
preparation I ever heard of, I would not be
without It In the house." Mna. O. A. M.
BVBBAAD. North Clilll, K. T. 100 Vo$9
fTood'a Raraaparillft curea arrofala, sail
rheum, all hurnoni, boll, plmplea, soneral df
blllty, djrnpprnln, blllouaneaa, alrk headache,
eatarrh, rlimmintiam, kiunoy and llrer eon,
plaint, and all affortlona caused by Imrrare
blood or low oondltlon ot tho aystcm. Try It.
MI was severely afflicted with scrofula, ana
for over a year had two running sores on my
nock. I took five bottles of Hood's Aarsana
rtlla, and eonalder inyaelf entirely eurod."
O. B. LovctOT, Lowell, Mrina.
Hood'a Saraapnrtua did me an Immenas
amount of good. My whole syatem has been
built up and strengthened, my digesUon Im
proved, and my head relieved of Uie bad feel
ing. I eonalilor It the best medicine 1 have
ever used, and should not know how to do
without It." Mabt L. I'ibli, Salem, Maas.
Sold by all driirf-lvta. tl ; six for fjs. Mads
only by C. 1. 11' hid St CO., Lowell, Hats
IOO Doses One" Dollar.
whal Rev. J. A. Uuarlet Think, About Pro
Hev. J. A. Quarles, formerly of Lex
ington, but who uow resides elsewhere
location not af.atrnl. has written aevupla
of letters to the Lexington Intelligen
cer from which we take tbe liberty of
printing two extracts, not that we ex
actly endorse what he says, yet bis po
sitlon is sound aud bis argumeuts
Allow me to any that I have no fan
atical or uuciiurltable views on the
question. 1 believe that Christ made
aud drank wiue tbat waa fermented
aud was lntoxicable. 1 believe that
such wine waa used at the Institution
of the Lord's Supper and should be
still usea. i neneve that many a good
man has used and still uses alcoholic
liquors as a beverage. I believe tbat for
medical purposes tiiey are frequently
benellciaL 1 believethat a large num
ber of those who drink such liquors
habitually do so without any damage
to themselves, I believe tbat many
persons wbo sell liquor are good men
kind neighbors, law-abiding citizens. 1
have known a few whom 1 thought
sincere Christians. I have no sympa
thy with the abuse of liquor drinkers.
i nave no ngni sua no desire to judge
those who differ from me on tins mut
ter. Moreover, iu the event of prohi-
uiliuu, i lttvor re-ipiuursing an mose
who have made permanent Invest
ments in breweries aud distilleries for
But 1 am a prohibitionist. I believe
in fotbiding the manufacture of alco
bolio dilnks by private parties alto
gether. I believe that men should not
be alloweu to sell them at all for pri
vate gain. It Is all settled in my mind
by this fact that a large number of
men, who would otherwise be good and
useiui memoers or society, are ruined
by these liquors. These men are Doa-
seesed of weak wills aud dominant ap
petites. They cannot resist the temp
tation if it Is in their way. Tbelr only
safety is in complete separation from
all intoxicants. To save these men, we
must either cotidne them or else we
must banish the temptation out of so
ciety. There are many objections to
to the first or these alternatives. We
are thus shut up to the latter.
It is not strange that the
friends of temperance do not agree as
to the best means for securing the end
In view. We differ on other subjects
wny nos ou mis r
The most seiious drawback to the
caiiBh of true temperance is the tn
temiierauce of ltd advocates. The evils
of drink are so great and so many tbat
they snem to. oruu .tbnaa wbo give
them earnest attention. Theu they
mix it up with woman's suffrage and
other abominations, ho that a man dis
likes to be found in their oompany.
I believe lint universal prohibition
is tbe moat eliicient expedient for less
eulug the evils of drink, as they can
not be entirely eradicated. Sincerely
your friend. J. A. Quables.
Farm For Sals al s Bargain.
I offer for sale las 67-100 acres of
land lying in section 80, township hi.
range 20, at 812.50 per acre, half cash
tbe other bait in one, two, or three
yearly payments, with interest from
date, secured by a mortgage on tbe
land. One half of said land has fine
saw and tie timber on it; tbe other
half Is prairie, partly improved, but
tbe improvements have somewhat
gone down. Is' ever falling stock water
and aa good out range for cattle and
hogs as can be fouud in Hay oounty, at
tbii time. Kear both Hardin and Lex
ington Junction with two railroads,
It is a bargain. Apply to
D. a. Bowman,
gi-imoa Morton, Hay Co., Mo.
The new tilt bar Wood mower Is not
equalled in tills or any other market.
21-tf 1'owrll & boss.
The Osborne is the ouly all steel
frame Cinder in the market, bold by
ii- W. & II. 1'lUKKltINQ.
.Ill Over the Vountvy.
We bear every man woman and
child say tbat Richmond Is tbe town
where to buy Hoods cheap. It cannot
be beat by any other town, but the
most attractive place In Richmond is
.THE OIUENTAL BAZAAU,
or tbe and 10 cents store, where No
tions, Tinware, (Jinan ware, and Queens-
ware are bought at from 80 to 70 per
cent, less than in any other store In
auy other store lu northwest Missouri.
Think bow much mouey you saved last
year by patrouliiug this store aud go
aud do likewise this year. 18-
Veterinary tjurgeou, baa located iu
this city, kindly solicits the patronage
of the public. Is prepared to treat all
diseases of tbe horse or cattle. Being
a thorough veterinary surgeon, be is
enabled to treat bis case scientifically
and not jumping at Delusions, aa
tome do, but kuowing this is compe
tent by examination to detect the com
patlbility or uucouipatibilltie of drugs
used iu bis prolesalou, (jive him a
trial aud let hii work prove his asser
tion, bhop at Dickeraou'a stable. If
you bave any doubt of the competence
ot Dr. J. L. I'aine, enquire ot tbe fol
lowing gentleuieu for whom he bus
worked, Uku. W. MoI.ean, M. I),
William t uri.sou, C. J, Kiddle,
U. A. Koados, U. A. Miller,
T. A. ltotbrock, Frank hullinger,
K. M. Kuuste),
(J. W. MitlseU.
A. J. Aliaull,
It 11. Iltuitfaii,
M. li. ll.uloy,
J. T. floss,
J. M. .VauueM,
ti. m. Ariuiuu,
Mra.il. Di-iiuoU-TH, ,1. ii. Unli.li
CUaa. Suoit, limltiy lirus..
U. E. UuuiiUou,
J. H. t'rcswell,
J. J. belh.
J. W. D'litun,
W. 1.. W hile,
Wm. hlieuU, M. 1),
J no. M,iou Juutii. J. L. l'urria.
Jus. Vatulever, Wui. Edwards,
Oolou Koblu"i), J .urn Uiill,
11, i Caiman,
BY THE G-JEJbJJSTD jmiRTST
SELLING- GOODS TOO LOW,
VERDICT OF THE PEOrLE,
Yard Wide Itatlste! Ilcduced from
16 cents to 12 cents per yard.
Pacific Lawns Reduced from 1S) M
to 10 cents per yard, .
8j cents Lawns now 0'4 cetts.
23 yards of Lawn for 8f 00
12 yards of nice white Vic Lawn 81.00.
12 yards White Cross-liar Muslin $1.00
16 yards Unbleached Domestic l.00i
TO THE LADIES !
If you want to buv Kdirinoa. I.aonl
ana yvu cuiorotuery i;iieap, now i
your time as we are determined to
close out the entire line Regardless of
Cost. Call and be convinced tliat wei
are the Cheapest House In the city.
Dakxeal & AVoodsox
IN ALL LINES OF GOODS
FOll T'HB MHXT SO DAY
IN ORDER TO MAKE
ROOM FOR FALL
T VitLlutfi. I'ntlir nitiw.iiiwwi -tart, inv ! Jhii .tI U
M. ID flVIII I f flllllWIIIlt i; llf III 1 II 1 ltili
Customers stud tlio public In general that I
nave moved my stock or
DRY GOODS. NOTIONS, GENTS FURNISH
LNG GOODS. BOOTS, SHOES, GROCERIES, &C.
Into the tStore lloom.
ine 1'iioiic square, lormeriy occupied by J.
1'. Kicrer. where 1 will bo triad to have vou
call and examine my stock, before makintr
your purchases. You will always lind my
smiling and gentlemanly clerk, Tom Ewlng
or myself, ready amlgladto wait on. you and
win naive you
For cash, or prompt short time buyers; feeling-thankful
for past favors, I hop by Fair
dealing- and close attention to business to
merit a continuance of your patronage
Great Western Show !
To Our Tremenduous
CLOTHING, FURNISHING GOODS,
Hats, Caps, Boots and Shoes.
Such Fin Goods at
The oldest inhabitant will feel surnrised
at the following prices, wo now make. Hero
are some Stuxxeks :
Our 87.60 suits now go for tS 00
Our 10.00 suits now po for 87.08
Our Fine French balbrlggsn
t'ndersblrt now for 75
Boys Suits for
Don't miss our show, como straight to
littmah, The Famous clothiee.
Si&yLlE I Jill
The undersltrned Executor's of the estate
of .James P. Ha.vnes, deceased, avIU olt'er, at
Public Sale, at the late resilience of said de
ceased, known as Oak Grove Stock Farm, 5
miles north of Richmond, Missouri, on
Thursday, Sept. 15, '87
The following: .described Personal Prop
erty, to wit;
Jf mi. i a, iniijiipisj lasi"
Ono Span of Good "Work Mules.
1 brood mare with extra gooc cnlt.
A largo number of pure bred l'ly
mouth Hock ohiukens, llronao Tur
1 Tl,t.. II....1,.
LCI RIIU IG.IUL'UM,
Large lot of corn in field and crib.
About 80 bushels of Wheat.
About 50 bushels of CUlt.
About 43 tons of liay.
A Wye lot of Farming Iuipl :iueu
Aim many other articles.
TERMS : All sums under till
months, without interest, the purchaser giving note with two approved se
uurilies, before removing property.
per ouut. uoui uto-
.t ik ii
Mens Seersucker Coats and Vests, tl 23
" White Marsellcs Vests. 80
" Llnnen Vests 60
" Ulue Flannel Suits 6 00
BojsSuiU 2 00
Youth! Suits 8 00
Mens Drawers 25
White Shirts B0
" Jeans Tante 1 00
When you want any CLOTHING
DAKXEALi & WOODSOX
And get the Worth of Your Money.
riONEER.3 OF LOW TRICES.
COME AND SEB
US AND HE CON
VINCED THAT WE CAN
DO YOU OOOD.
J. T. AVILS0N & CO.
on tho south side of
Aggregation of Fine
IN BAY CO.,
such Ilcduced Prices.
Our 918. suits now go for $11 00
Biickuktu Uloves uow .75
Our French Angola fancy
Undershirt now for 130
Half their Value.
13 'ieRJ "f Slinrt-U'irn Cattle, Inolu
cluilinc J Fine Vounir lln
About 'M heaJ of liiirh trailo Cuttli
consisting uf Hulls Heifer and Steers.
V Ill-ad ot thorough bred I'olumi
n a Iioirs, all aires, 10 good young
Uoars i the lot.
u ueaj oi inorougn urea (Jotswoiu
Bhcop; U lluoks m lot,
t . '., .' t; I ,
t- -i i" : . U , ':' '
t 'V-Sr, 'V ' '- '' i
caab; 10 and over a credit of twelve
If not paid at maturity to draw ten
haw i x ' executors.
BOOTS ? SHOES
Ladles lluttnn Shoes 81 23
Ladles Front Lace Shoes 1 26
Mens Calf Hoots 2 00
Mens Shoes 1 00
Mens Button, Lace, or Congresr . 2 00
A large line of Ladies Low Cut Shoes
and Slippers to close out at 81.00 per
pair. We offer a full and complete line
of Mem and Hoys, Ladies and Chil
dren! Shoes, In all grades from the
Cheapest to the Finest and will save
you Money on every pair you buy,
THE NIMBLE NICKLE BEATS
THE SLOW DOLLAR.
Pakxeal. & Woon.sox.
Buy your Drugs and Notions
DR. M, C. JACOBS.
Tho Leading Druggist in the City.
Stock always full. Drugs always Fresh.
Prices always tho Lowest.
Came in and See for Yourself.
We will pay you the Highest
Uur Huckster wagon will visit every
part of the County.
LOOK OUT FOB, IT.
Store on Thornton Ave., north of Opera IIouso,
REID & DUN1LOP,'
for little money. Ladies don't ht this
pass without procuring a fine
also have a
Gents' Gold Watch
--.j i ai
uu ui iaci f verytuing pertaining our line.
Remember we warrant everything to bo as represented
or money refunded.
We do watch, clock and
us, we lead all in Good Goods and Low Prices.
Come and see us and save
Post Office Building, )
Uicbmoud, JNlo. )
Throws down the gauntlet
of snperiority from every agricultural section on the Globe.-
W. & H. PICKERING.
BUSINESS PROPERTY FOR SALE
A UIG BARGAIN
M. 1). KEA1 IITH nants to sell
first west of J. (J. browu & Co., which is a central location nuU luia no su
perior as a business stand in town. The stores are on srury of gooJ width
aud have a well li rushed dwelling of 5 rooms In the rear. The dwelling
having drawers, closets and many other conveniences. I'lidcr one of lli
stores is a (food cellar, well drained and furnished, with elv.tor. In front
on the street Is a good well, with auother ou the im in the ivnr. Ua the south;
end of the lot Is a large liarn and blacksmith shop, now occupied. Th
"" uu i won umiMicu iuu tu ua iMjugin (, oouii.un as tha tiro
prletur desires to go to California.
if vnu have inonev to Invest In lllch
H. O. BURGESS,
The OLDEST FIRM in tho City.
ftl AN U F AC T U K 1 1 OF
FARM AND SPRING WAGONS,
BUGGIES- HARROWS, FLOWS. U;
SPECIAL. ATTENTION paid to Paiiitiu Busies, 'Wagon, io.
Given to II O its US HO E t.) ii, in fact every thiug douo in tho
Lk'bt Possiblu uiuuucr, by be bur aud Experienced Workueu.
lilvo us a Call aud Examluo Our Stock aud Prices
before purchasing elsewhere.
H, C. BURGESS,
Well we hayn't got much room to
store them, if we bad a little more
room we would make ROME HOWL;
however we tbiuk we can amuse you
for a few minutes.
Coffee 6 pounds for $1 00
Salt per barrel 1 60
8 Ban, Soap for 35
id Pounds Shot for 1 00
Tass us by and Lose your Money.
Bcmember! A penny saved
is two made,
Dakneai, tV AVoodsox.
Market Price in CASH.
have you soon them beautiful
ADIES GOLD AVATCIIES
watch nor little money. Wo
full lino of
i ' .
jewelry work. Don't fail to see
lfn A D TV i PA
lUVAJALbl 1 Ut Uv
and challenge the world. Proof
his tan huainiia kmiu,. n f .. .,..
i n KKATHKK.