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WEDNESDAY. JUNK W, 1873.
Mr. Gcorgo D. Mcrrhvo'.hor win
in town on Saturday, lie Informs
tu that tho wheat, ontn' and KMBs
drop in his neighborhood are tin.o,
but that Hid furniGi'g arc ralhor back
ward in phiutttiK coin. Mr. Mcrrl
wether ia mm of tho moat cnerjfotie
atid in-ogi-es:lvo fanners In tl.c
' ounty. Ho is a successful grower of
who touaceo and lias foraoinc years
Kiveu tnueli nUnutioii lo the raining
of blooded stock. Ho hnllovca in
using brain-work on the rami a- well
na uiumicl ltibor, consequently ho
favors overy rational movement the
object of which is to advance tho
interest, of tlio fanning community,
lie will vote tor tho stock law, und
was an earnest advocate of the dog
law. Had this been adopted he
would have purchased ono hundred
sheep at a nut cost of fifty dollars
jicr head. Botuo years ago, he had a
flock of eight hundred sheen which
were so hurrasscd and demoralized
by dogs that ho was compelled to sell
the remount of It. In his opinion
the fanners of Lincoln county are too
MUplcious of innovation, and too
oltl-fogyish to keep pace with those
of the other states and other coun
ties in this stute, but that they will
Inevitably be forced to move forward
by tho force of circumstances. They
will not always stand in their own
light. This Bltijrglsluicss, he thinks,
has cost us much, especially In deter
ring the better class of emigrants
trout settling in our midst. We arc
inclined to think that, while there is
much truth in the strictures of Mr.
jlcrriwcthcr. he takes too severe a
view of tho case, and that our farm
crs doskcss a greater spirit of cuter
prise than he gives them credit for
from ubnm Latest Hodoc Xru'm.
Ai'ni'ii.v, Juno 14.
KiuroitH HrUAt.it: Karly Saturday morn
3 jilt this village was thrown Into I lie wildest
oltomi!nt by the fntil.;u appearance uf u
couple of scouts who charged furiously
fnto town, the fo.i.'i dripping from their ex.
hiusted steeds, and commtmtcated the start
ling intelligence that the Modoc were a.u'alti
upon the war-ju'.h. aud that a band of lliein
under Captain Jack himself v. era cl eteil
to Ititcreept at thl ptaru it handful of Warm
Spring allies from Ci.veClty. who wen; now
iipproachiug. These latter were soon seen,
followed by ti band ul' mounted Modoc.
Tho alllc, jolnud by the scout", retired to
tho ic'.loa' li'iliio ami awaited the attae!..
CapUtu .lark not pultlnjc (ti an ap
pearance, lv-lianty-hat, alter a earel'ul
Mtrvey, dNeoered the Modne mhu'.'Iv en
n iiiieit in a vacant bulldinc wuth of Ver
nier's ruiirhe. Their for.e eenMted of
laptaln daek. SlKuKna-ty Jim aud Hot-Iron
M,i-; oM dolin K.ilreliild ai.-l .Maunder
ltlalr were with them. All efforts to lodiu-o
Iheia to eo. ne out of their trun-hold fail
ln, the allied force, headed by Jo'lD. a Kla
math of coiiildtiralilu note ai.lonic tin -cd
men, and enibraelnf l.o.li.ility.hat, Canada
CuiUln. Itailroad Krauk. iihaWn;: rieUih and
r.rly-headeil Hoetor, at oneo made a di
u:"ilt up:)ll their IV I
The exeliemeiit wan now intLii-o, and u
general eujawmeiit i-eetiK'd Imminent ; but
ine Urn. oiiar,',e made by the (.'ave City b ind
demornlii'il the valaint Capt.Kr who, Tol
lowed by Ills brave, beat !udy retreat for
the l.a"a bed. l. i,'haiity.liat, It.ilUo.nl
Kratik and fitrly-h-aded Uoetor followed
lliein, while, tho Khun ii.i bileU. together
with fa.tada Oaptldn and S Uh
nUrted fur the plains imrM of here.
Keports that arrive h ;v late thl evening
Htetlul Sio'.Mt Charley. Smart Aleck and
UaivNome Hob were M'en on Hat ereek tills
xfternooii, evidently aiming to form a June.
Ilunatthe Modoe camp with Captain J.ul;.
who, It U presumed, took to the mountain
,iii.l will eoino in ireler cover of the iiLdit.
Though dlu-oinllied this time It wa-ehinlyl
lieeauce he was "out eounteil," unn lunmi
Is only temporary, and another i!eniotitra.
Una Is eonlldcnlly expected, ami will dou'.it
bs be made won with a lur;icr aiuMieiier
orj;.mlzed force. J'
Tim Improved Champion Reaper
and Mower, the hct cniiiliinml re.iji
i r aud mower lit tho wot Id, wai raiit
ed to do Tiiml work whem nil other
iiinehimis lail. Il ls the flroiisesl mid
most dttrahlo and the lighter dealt
machine made. Hvery innehiuu war
runted lo jjivi entire satisfaction, or
thu iiiotii-v paid for it will he relutii -nd.
Hi-pair kept eoiisdautlv on haml.
I ruler the faruier of Lincoln conn,
ty whu-iliink purohnsinj,' a reaper
this viWr.U) the lol'owm
iioutfht theCliuuiiiioiiol iiijs las tyoar;
II. V,'. I'.'ikliis-, 1'iiiriek Murphy, 1.
i. Shultoti. Mart lli ', ll.-nrv; I'iilnur.
Tout Trail, Hrni. I'iImiii, Dr. lice,
j I Aaeui i'ur Lincoln county.
p rp.VT.T.ilTi.u Vnileo U licfphy
I'lvon tliut I w'il'l, in nccorihtucc with
'. i II.,.,. li.dil nun oOMttnlt'U.
Hon ot tuaeiieis nt Iho roiirt ltoiiM' in
c , .., tl... it SnliinlilV (it OVIM'J'
iiw. t, ....,. , , -
hi. tutli. AiiidleiitiiHIs lor tl'l tiUfllU'll
mu-it nu tu ul i on tliuu tliiji1.
John Wii.kon. Mtp I.
Vub. Schools, I.iucclu county.
llKAn This. For a pleasant drink
of soda, go to tho Fountain ut tho
corner etoro of O. W. Mohr. Ilo has
also Just received n lot of Ladies and
Misses' straw hats, which ho will sell
at low figures. Gents and hoys' felt
hats at from 76 to $4.00; boots nud
shoes, cutlery, fancy groceries and
provisions, &e., all ut low cash prices.
All those indebted to mo must come
forward and pay ; otherwise their ac
counts and notes will bo put out for
ii28v8 : (1. W. Moiut.
Everybody ought to havo a large
wall picture taken wltilo they can ho
had for $1.60 at Collier's car, Troy
Pricks TuitULt.so 1 Tho hard
times and tho scarcity of money
havo caused tho prices of goods at
W. 8. Coopers Novelty CashStoro to
tumblo down at a rattling rate.
Calicoes aro soiling at from 6 1-4 to
12 1-Sc a yard. A large stock of now
goods just received and roady for
inspection. Call and seo his goods
and Inform yoursolt of his low prices,
Bring your old pictures ot deceased
friends aim relatives, anu nave a
large wall picture, copied for $2,00 nt
WAtioNal Waiionh! 1. W. liar
haunt has on hand a sunnlv of wair-
ous of his own manufacture, put up
with thaKreatest caro and warranted
to be equal to tiny in the market,
life prices nre moderate. Examine
before purchasing elsewhere, aud you
will be paid for your trouble.
M. T. Brit ion soils best "Wright
City flour at $5.00.
Cood bargains in Clothing.
Sells Groceries as cheap as any man
Pavs 9 cents for eggs. 5-37
OUUKK OP l'UHLICATlON.
Notb e is hereby jxh en that tho uniler
lL't"d. adminMrator ot thu estate of Nancv
S. Montgomery, dee.'il, on the 18th day of
April, lNi.i. at tuo .Airuierni oi me I'roiiaie
Court of Lincoln count v. Ml-iouri. for 187:t.
tiled Ids petition a jiii Ii admlnUtrator for
the halo oi ine reaiesiaiooi "aumeesiKen,
or ho mtirh thereof as may be nriwsrrv to
pay the debts duo bv Mild deeeaed, arconi
panted by the lists ami inventories required
bv law, and miles the contrary be shown
ah order will be made for the sate of ald
ri al otate at the duly term of the Probate
Court for lT:i, which term shall lie beuiiu
mid held ut the court linii-c in Troy, Mis.
soitrl. mi the second Moudav in.llllv. 18T!t.
when and where all persons Interested In
said estate will appear aim snow caiio wny
sa'd orUer or sale sliomil not lie lrrunieu.
vSnil l.i:.VM)i;U K. IIK.NUY, Adin'r.
ritnKit op i'Uhlication
V Notice Is hereby riven that the under
si'jt.eil. udmlnloliator of the otate of .las
M. I'orter, dee'd. on Hie ixtll nay or Apill,
isT:i. iit tho Anrllterm of the Probate Court
or Lincoln county, Missouri, lor 17.1, tiled
hlspitlilouas such admlul-trartor for the
ale oi ine n'ai esiaio oi sauineeeaseu, ur -u
t.,ii..li tlii.p.i.if tid iii.iv l.n iiiip..irt' Itt leie
tlie debts duo by saiddl'.eeaed, neeompanieil
tiv the lUts mill inventories reiiulred bylaw.
and unle- the contrary bo hown an order
will be uiaile lor the sale of sa lit real estate
ut the .lolv term of the l'robate Court for
17.'!. which twin shall lip bcirim and held at
Hi., roorl hoii-o ill Trov. Mi.olirl. on the
socond Momhiy In .lu'ly. 1S7:J. when and
u here, nil ni r.iios lull Tinted III said et'ito
will apear and show cause why said order
of sale should not be "ranted.
vSn.'.l KMHtllJUK (i. SITTON, Adm'r.
OUDKH. OK lU'llLlCATION.
Noticii Is hcrebv !.dveii that tho iinder
siiiiifd, administrator of the etatu of Frank
Niem.ili, deeM, on the 18th day of April,
lS7;Vat the April term of the l'robati Court
of mucoid county, .Ml-soiirl. for bs7:t. tiled
Ids petition as such aihiiiuistr.itor for the
sale of the real estate of said deceased, or o
much thereof a may bo necessary to pay
ihe debts due bv said deceased, aci'ompaulcd
by the lists and Inventories reituired by law,
and unlcs the contrary be shown an order
will bo made lor the sale of said real e-tate
at the .1 ul v term of the l'robate Court for
if7::. which term shall be Iicumiii nud held at
the court house in Troy, .MI-miuiI, on the
sn oud Monday in dulv. I ST; I. when and
wliero all persons Interested In said etal
win appear ami snow caue w
of s:ile should not be granted.
why said order
nix-M I'TtANK DIKDKKICI1S, Adm'r.
OltDEIt OF I'UULIOATIOX.
Notice Is hcrebv iven that the under
slaued, aduiinlslratoi' of the c late of Win.
T. lilaek, dee'd. on the 1Mb day of April,
IST.'I, at the April term of tun l'robate Court
of Lincoln coliutv, Missouri, for ItsTJl. tiled
his petition as s'ueli administrator fur the
sale of the real estate of said deceased r
so much thereof as may he necessary to pay
the debts due by said deceased, accompanied
b the lists tiud'lucnlorlcn reiUii'cd by law,
and unless the contrary be shown an order
Will bo made for the sale of said real ("late
at the dulv term of tho l'robate Court for
IK7H, which term shall bo beuuii and held at
the court house lu Trov. Missouri, on the
second Moudav In duly, lri;:j, when aud
iMiere all persons interested in said e-latu
ttill apparnud show eait'ii why said crder
el sale should not ne ifi'anted.
mit MAilTIN V. MOSIOl.Y, Adm'r.
Ordur or I'libllciition.
"VTOTICK U heroliv iIvpii Hint tho
..l liiidvrsluncd. administrator of the es-l-te
or Daniel Lyne, dee'd, on the ISlli day
ol' April, 187", at tho April term of the pro.
lute eonrt of Lincoln comity, Missouri, lor
V"d, tiled his petition a. .iic'li administrator
fur the s.ilo of tlm real estate of said tbv'.l
or so much thereof as may he necessary to
piv the debts duo bv said deceased accom
panied by thu lists ar.il lmeuior-es rcoiuiir
eil by law, umt unless t!iu eoiur.iry be shown
an order will lie made for the sale of said
n il estate at the duly tivm of the probate
louri for 16;;l, which term shall be lic.un
an I held at the court house In Troy, .Ms.
miiirl, on the second Moudiiy lu duly, 1S7II,
wien and whero all persons Interested In
"iiM estato will aipear and show e,iuo w hy
sal I order of sale snould not bo urnuted.
'.') 1L t'MUUl, Adm'r.
HARDWARE AND CUTLERY,
i'i i .m i s
mm x--. w m aMMaMiia
Ami Everything that may be classed under (he name of hardware,
t80ii STORE ON JHAIW
Wholesale and Retail Dealers In
GAS AND COAL-OIL
PIPE AND FIT TINGS
Plumbing, Gas and Steam Fit
ting in all their Branches.
Estimates and Designs fur
nished for Gas and Uoal-oil
Fixtures to light
Gas Machines pnt up to light
public buildings, and warran
ted to give satisfaction.
Store, 203 N. Fifth Street,
J I N A L SETTLEMENT. Not i ro
is hereby L'ivru that the undcrsiL'iied
ulininlstrator oi the estato ofSemorc Davis
dec.'d. will make a tliuil settlement of his ml
ministration uf said csint i at tho next term
of tho Lincoln cuuntvjrrobate Court, to be
neirun anu iicki ut mc eouri uouu in nvy
.... .i r i... tH f..i.. .u.i
Oil lllUBueoiu .U'lllUUt in .fuiv, ir,,u,
Mi23 1. G. SUKIroN, Adm'r.
71INAL SETTLEMENT. Notice
is hereby clven that tlm tindersl.ned.
ailmlnistratnr of Urn estate of Datld Slew
art, dee'd. will mako a tinal settleiueiit of
his adliiliiistration of said estate at the next
term of tlm Lincoln county l'robate'Court
In bo bejfiin and hold at the emit house In
Trov on tho second Monday In dulv, l;:t.
sni2 STKWAUT it SHAW. Adm'rs.
Tj IX AL SETTLEM EXT. -Xo 1 1 en
l? is hereby (ilvrn that the iimlcrsl'.'iieil,
ailmliilstrator of tlieetule of O.ivld llalley,
dee'd, will make a tinal settlement of his
administration of said estate at tho next
term of tho l.ineo ti county Probate Court
to lie hcL'im aud held at the court house in
1 troy on tho second Monday in duly, lf.il,
limVIX 11 ASTlNtJS.- Adm'r.
-JTllXAL SETTLEMENT. Xolicc
.JC Is hereby iflveuthat Ihe undersigned,
administrator of thu Mote of dolin Arirent,
dcc'il, will make a tinal seltiement of his
admluistiatiun ot s:ud e-tab' at the next
term of the Lincoln county l'robate Court
lo be lic.i;im and hehl at tho court house In
Tro. on the second Monday In duly, li7:i.
vsii:i D.VNIIM. AlUiKXT, Adm'r.
T7 1 X A L S ETTLEMEXT. Notice
X' Is herebv civeli that the undersigned,
administrator of the estate of Margaret Sop.
lee. dee'd. will make a llual settlement of
his administration ol said estate at the next
term of the Lincoln county 1'iobute Court
to bo bejuii and held at the court house In
Troy on the second Monday in duly,
nk H.YllTdlOLOMKW silU'ULlMt, Adm
OTICE is hereby 'Ivmi Hint
l iindi'i'sl'dieil. udmiulstratorof tho es
tate of dames Williams, dee'd, will make a
dual settlement of said estate at the next
term of the l.lnenli county probate court
to lir begun ami hold in 'I my on Monday,
J.-lv S, ifol. FKKl). WIXU.
,i ' Adm'r
SCHNELLE & QUERL,
Corner Miiln and Destrohnn Sts
ST'. LOUI I O.
ORDERS PROMPTLY PILLED.
lTfpf WINE MILLS,
a. A I in
MTIftBET, TBV, WO.
JEHU SYLVESTER I
"WlfbTESXlBAXD HBTAtL DEALKtt
Silver and Plated Ware, I
Watchee and Jewelry Repaired.
NO. 210 NORTH F0DIITU STREET,
i not ween Ullvaaod l'ine Street!)
ST. XjOTJIS, 3VEO.
May V, t873p
hat U.S. UrantCo.
Lute with Kanton
- - - a
No. 823 N. COMMERCIAL ST.,
ST. LOUIS, 3VIO.
Special attention paid to the
safe uf Tobacco and Grain.
BOOTS AND SHOES
Fruin tbo Smallest to the Largest Site,
c ac-jar aea dec ja.
Than they can ba bought clicwhore.
Also nil Oilier Goods:
IIG HAS OX II AND 4
FULL STOCK OF CLOTlill
Glass and Chinawarc,
MISS SARAH J. FENTEM,
Fancy Goods, ete.
A COMl'LKTK ASSORTMENT of the
XX. latfs styles of Ladles' ilounets, Uati,
nud turnings always on band.
Tho Datronaeo of friends In aollcltcd.
EiY'Storo over Norton A Brother's.
Still havo their Livery Stablen on Cherry at.
tho sign at thu brick stable nu Main street to
the cntilriiry notwithstanding. Tho original
l.acledu Stable, ly tho above tlrm, are, a
they havo always bceu, a few doors cust of
Wlthrow'a. 13 Rugxles, nwsoa and wag
ons to hire. Horn boarded, by tho day or
week at rcaaonivUo ratsi. voWnfp
TROY, .... MO
THORNHILL & BUSWELL,
TW8TS A FIRST-CLASS ttTEL
furnished in L'uiiit style, with its table
supplied Willi the In-st the market affords.
Stranger ttopplng in Troy will tttn! here all
toiuioru in uomc.
Is stocked with strictly prime l.lhuor. aodl
ftl Uraildt.U. Whhdcrs. Wlitos. All-. Ul-.
etc. i also the finest brands of cigar.
i Dealer in-1
WILL REPAIR tt ahort
notice and at the awat m
onabla ratra all work entnaM an
tits care , anexclleatatockof Watch
es, clocks and InWelrr eonaUfttto on
hand, lie vrlhe to Inform tba elt
liens of Lincoln count that ha hat
i iiermiiDviiUy located la Troy, aad
Warrtmtt all WMt
rrUIE tindoralffiicd wishea to inform
i JL tin public that he Is now
I do all
kinds of C'arnentcnnL' and Job Work
In the most reasonable terms, Tbouc wish-
in to build or repair will tint! It to thoirln
terest to ulve me a call. Beat of reference
kIvcii If rcuulred.
IV 11. I.I AM II. DUTAA, troy, mo.
St. Louie & Keokuk Railaoad
Arrived yt, bt tbe Old Reliable
crump a wixra
MAS JfUT KCCEIVD THE l.AKOSSr
ASD CUCAPEST LOT OF
11AT3 K t Al'S,
i:ver offered In tbla ?Iurket, tvhicb
Thpy Propoac to
Sell for Gash
Cheaper than wai erer tlcf ore of rered
to the Public. nt.
J. B. SMITH. VAU P. JONEe.
marchenpeat Hoaae la the City!
The Celebrated Whitewater Farm ami
Freight Wagon. Each part wntrantrd to tin.
perfect; if defective wlU be replaced with
Tho Ueaulaa Chleaca, Pitt and St. Uula
Wbitiuan Threshing .Maclilues ; with Moun
te or Dnwu Tower, Straw Stacker, Put til
Urates, Grain Measure and Sacker.
Dodee'a Combined Reaper and Mower ;
Self Baker er Dropper. Bent Self Raker-
Huirteii' Riding riow we greatrai won
dec of tbe age.
o larowr can no witwrni
The Vandlvor Corn
Thg .tar Walking Cultivator
Those machlnci are warranted to tlagoour
work. Call at T. W. Wuhrow'a, Troj . Ko.
aud examine them before buying eletwherrs
O. O. LOVINft, Sele Amt
11) for Llutola 0imU .