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DAILY EVENING BULLETIN,
SATURDAY EVENING, FEB. 25, 1S82.
Tub trial of Sargcnnt Mason for shoot-in"
Guitcnu is in progress at Washington.
The bill to place Gen. Grant's name on
the retired list of the army has passed the
Tint House Committee on Elections has
decided to recommit the case of Cannon
against Campbell to the people.
O.v account of Republican disagreements
in Kentucky, the President has decided
not to make the appointments in this
Stale at present.
It is said that the President has decided
positively not to appoint Senator Edmunds
to the vacancy on the bench of the United
State Supremo Court.
Tirn house committee to audit expenses
incident to the last illness of President
Garfield, have agreed upon a report,
which has not yet been made public. It
is understood, however, that allowances
are moderate, Dr. Bliss, the highest paid
of any, getting $10,000.
In the Ohio House of Representatives
the Committee on Temperance has submitted
a resolution preparing an amendment
to the constution of the State, which
gives the Legislature absolute power to
legislate concerning the manufacture and
sale of spirituous, vinous and malt liquors.
Both houses of Congress have voted in
favor of an appropriation of $100,000 to be
used by the secretary of war to supply food
and raiment to destitute people in districts
over flowed by the Mississippi river
and its tributaries. The Secretary is authorized
in distributing this fund, to cooperate
with the State authorities where
the destitution exists.
The following interesting informatfon is
given by the Avashington Star: It is
thought that before long there will bo indictments
presented against United States
officials connected with the Marshal's office
in Kentucky. Gen. Crittenden, the
United States Marshal, is not believed to
ho in any way involved in the matter.
His subordinates are the ones who will be
proceeded against. Tt is believed that
the Government has been mulcted out of
large sums of money during the pnst three
or four years by the Deputy Marshals and
other officials under.Gen. Crittenden. The
Treasury Department officers have for a
long time suspected that accounts of the
Marshal's office were not all right. A
wholesale and systematic gobbling of
money is believed to have been carried on
by means of false and exaggerated vouchers.
The Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific
Railroad, Company discharges employes
The Mechanics' Institute has appointed
delegates to serve in the Cincinnati Exposition
Board for 18S2.
A consolidation is proposed of the associations
of paper manufacturers of Ohio
Valley and of the Northwest.
A boiler explosion at the Vulcan Steel
Works, St. Louis, fatally injured four men
and badly injured several others.
Russian refugees, numbering three hundred
and twenty-five men, women and
children, arrived at Philadelphia.
The Republican Editors' Association of
Indiana is in favor of submitting the
temperance and women suffrage questions
to a vote of the people.,
Gen. Rucker, lately i$iointcd Quartermaster
General, has been placed on the
retired list of the army. He will be succeeded
by Gen. Rufusfngalls.
About three hundred houses in Louisville
were flooded by the bursting of a
aewer. A yard engine ran into the crevasse.
injuring the men aboard of her.
Execution of Major Hicks at Covington.
Major Hicics the murder of If. M.
the men had assumed their places on the
scaffold, stepping to the eege of the scaffold
said to the crowd, "Take off your hats."
Every head was immediately uncovered,
and Father McGinley offered a prayer.
During these proceedings Hicks stood
motionless and apparently as unmoved as
When prayer was over Father William
Tappert faced the audience and said: "Mr.
Hicks will say nothing to-day, but I will
speak for him. He will take his death as
a punishment for his sins."
While Father Tappert was speaking
Hicks, who occupied a position immedi
ately under the rope, which suspended
from the cross beam above, caught hold
of the noose and began turning it around
It now became evident that the prisoner
for the first time since the murder was
weakening. He drew a white handkerchief
from his pocket, with which he
stroked his brow, and then began weeping
bitterly. "God is merciful," he said, as
Sheriff Leathers pinioned his arms closely
to his body with a strap.
The Sheriff then seized the noose and
began placing it around Hicks' neck, when
the latter broke completely down. " This
is an awful death," he sobbed, " But God
is merciful. Jesus, Jesus, oh, my God !
God is good. I ain't scared to die. Good
bye friends. Farewell Mr. Casey; farewell
Mr. Cutler; farewell Mr. DeGruyter,
farewell, farewell all !"
Just at this moment the black cap was
placed over his head, and Major Hicks for
the last time saw the light of day. After
the back cap had been properly arranged
Hicks again sobbed out, " Oh, Jesus, have
mercy upon me. Oh, Jesus, havo mercy
upon me. Farewell, my friends."
Scarcely was thoword"" friends" spoken
when the trap tva;j sprung and Maior
Hicks launched into eternity. The drop
was about three and a half feet and the
death must haveboen a horrible one. The
blood spurted from his neck on all sides,
emerging from under the black cap and
dropping on his coat.
He drew his legs up but once, and during
the dying moments his body remained almost
motionless, save an occasional twitch
and shrug of the shoulders. His neck was
broken by the fall. The trap was sprung
at thirteen minutes after ten, and Hicks
lived just eleven minutes, expiring at
Jtuljio S. II. Pitkin, of
broker, killed himself.
, New York have
Akron O., died
New York, cotton
Search for the Jeannotte's missing third
boat lias actively begun.
Congressmen must write, and not stamp
their " franks" on free mail matter.
The banks of England, France and Belgium,
have reduced rates of discount;
A boiler of Byers & Co's rolling mill, at
Pittsburg, exploded, injuring three men.
Mrs. Louis Irving was struck by an express
train near Plainville, and instantly
Tho owner of a hcrio killed in a race at
Chicago has received a verdict for $4,500
J)r. Frnzh'r's Root Hitters.
Frazler's Root Bitters are not a dram-shop
Hums, at Ludlow, Ky., on the loth day of ! whisky beverage, but arc strictly medicinal In
December 1S80, was hanged at Covington every sense. They act strongly upon the liver
on Friday morning, at the old work house
building, in the presence of about two
hundred persons, t
and kidneys, keep the bowels open and regular,
make the weak strong, heal the lungs, build
up the nerves and cleanso the blood and
The crowd, the largest portion of which i tern of every impurity.
had been admitted fully an hour before For dizziness, rush of blood to the head
the execution, began to grow impatient, I tending to apoplexy, dyspepsia, fever and
during the anxiety (with which most of
them was possessed) the solemnity of the
occasion was forgotten, and the scene
presented was more suggestive of a picnic
or an old-fashioned barn raising than one
which was shortly to witness the departure
irom mis me oi a teiiow creature.
A few minutes before ten o'clock Drs.
S. Wise, Craig Fenley, the Jail Physician
and John Stevenson, arrived, the first
named being the one who counted the
pulse beats after the body of Hicks was cut
An exclamation of " Here they come"
was heard, and at precisely four minutes
after ten o'clock Hicks was led to the
sea fl old.
Deputy Sheriff Felthaus came first and
was followed by Sheriff John Leathers.
Hicks came next leading on the arm of
Father "Willliam Tapport.
Father McGinley -followed, and when
ague, dropsy, pimples and blotches, scrofulous
humors and sores, tetter, ring worm, white
swelling, erysipelas, soro eyes and for young
mensulloring from weaknessor debility caused
from imprudence, and to females In delicate
health, Frazler's Root Uitteis are especially
Dr. Frazler : I have used two bottles of your
Root Bitters tor dyspepsia, dizziness, weakness
and kidney disease, and they did me more good
than the doctors and all the medicine I ever
used. From the first close I took I begun to
mend, and I am now in perfect health, and
feel as well as I ever did. I consider your medicine
one of the greatest blessings.
Mks, M. Martin, Cleveland, O.
Sold by George T. Wood at St per bottle.
HENRY A CO.. Sole Prop'is,
02 Vesey Street, N. Y.
A Sure Cure Found nt
Last No One
A sure cure for blind, bleeding, itching and
ulcerated piles has been discovered by Dr.
William, (an Indian remedy,) called Dr. Williams'
Indian Ointment. A single box lias
cured tho worst chronic eases of twenty-five or
thirty years standing. No one need sufler five
minutes after applying this wonderful sooth-Inu
medicine, Lotions instruments and
do more harm than good. Williams'
Ointment absorbs the tumors, allays the Intense
Itching, (particularly at night after getting
warm in bed,) ads as a poultice, gives in.
slant and painless relief, and is preparded only
for piles, itching of the private parts, and nothing
Read what tho Hon. J. M. Colli nberry, of
Cleveland, says about Dr. William's Pile Ointment;
I have used scores of pile cures, audit
affords me pleasure to say that I have never
found anything which gave me such immediate
and permanent relief as Dr. Williams'
For sale by George T. Wood or mailed on receipt
of price, SI.
J I ENRY & CO., Sole Prop'rs,
C2 Vesey Street, N. Y.
Mi iii Diseases Cured
By Dr. Frazier's Magic Ointment. Cures
as if by magic, pimples, black head or grubs,
blotches and eruptions on the face, leaving the
skin clear, healthy and beautiful. Also cures
itch, barber's itch, salt rheum, tetter.riugworm,
scald head, chapped hands, sore nipples, sore
lips, old obstinate ulcers and sores, Ac.
F. Drake, Esq., Cleveland, O., suffered beyond
all description from a skin diseaso which
soil a house and lot In fifth
ward, four rooms and kitchen, good
cistern. For particulars apuly to
f!71wd LOUIS P. DIETERIOH.
All of "my old iriends to know-that
WANTED have nccepled a position in tho
grocery house of "Watson Bro. Porsons needing
anything In the grocery line are invited to
give me a call. tlTlwd TONE ROSS.
NOTICE Having removed to my now
quarters on .Sutton street below Second, I
am pie-pared to sell first class furniture cheaper
than ever. New stock just received,
GEORGE ORT, Jit.
NOTJTCE I will do merchant tailoring ai d
repairing in the best style and on short no-notice.
Leave orders t George Cox & Son'K
dry goods store and at my shop in tho fifth
ward. flOtf. HENRY; "WEDDING.
OK KENT Two rooms formally occupied
1.1 by Dr. Shackleford as an ofllce. The roouiK
will make good ofllces.
- In in
A only at,
A two story frame dwelling on
ITMHlNAfl.E in the lower patt of the city
Terms reasomble apply to
J2i) ltd Mrs. M A U Y DILLON.
The store and dwelling house
i property of Mr. Stevens, together with his
stock scales, situated in Chester. For terms call
on (j212nulw.) G.S. JUDD, Court street.
umaasss3K. szsr uaassesuam
In tills city, on Wedreseay evening
LOST 22d Inst., a solitaire diamond ring. Reward
paid if returned to
Mil i ij Mirrrn 'w
X IliU w. I' 1U 1 i.
For Kiploy, Dover, Stfiugiii'.poi'l,
CJliilo, rosier", Moscow, IMV
Kiclimoml stiul Cincinnati.
MOItXlXG IUAIIj E. S. MORGAN, Master
F, A. Buvson and Rouv McCall, Clerks.
Leaving Alaysville at Ihllfl
Bsaaj&at 5 p
Arriving at Cincinnati
Vitiicobur, Muy.svtile mid Cincinnati
W. P. THOMPSON II. L. REDDEN, Capt.
Moss Taylor, Purser.
II. Redden and A. O. Morsu, dorks.
Leaves Vanceburg Sundays.
Tuesdays and Thumlnys.
Leaves Cincinnati Mondays.
Wednesdays and Fridays. For freight or passage
apply on board.
VuneelMirtf, Home. om;orI. ManelieH.
ter mid itlayHVillc Daily Packet.
BIAXDY Bruce Redden, Capt.
R. L. Bruce. Clerk.
Leves vanceburg daily at
5 o'clock a. in. for Maysville.
Leaves Maysville at 1:80 p. m
Goes to Ripley Mondays, Wednesdays anal
Friday. Connects at Manchester with stage
for West Union. For freight or passage apply
Cincinnati, Wheeling ami Pittsburg.
DAILY 5 P. M., PACKET LINE.
J. N. Williamson, Sup't, Ofllce 1 Pub. Lan'g.
Mondny SCOl'lA F. Maratta.
Tuesday St. LAWRENCE -Wm. List.
peared on his hands, head and face, and nearly Wed'y KATIE STOCKDALE. Calhoon
flout rrivprl hlu nvna. Tlmmnst nnrnfiil (lnnrYii'incr .Thursday HUDSON SailfOld.
''1(1 ay . . .. ... A Oi I) Vu h L i
r.illn.l f. l.nL.l.lm ..-! ..,,,.. ..II l.r.,1 f.ll,l 1 , n I
iiiucu iu tiviJ lillll, mill iliiui tin nun nil 11,11 inj
used Dr. P'razler's Magic Ointment and was
cured by a few applications.
The first and positive cure for skin diseases
Sent by mail on receipt of price, fifty cents.
HENRY it CO., Sole Prop'rs,
02 Vesey Street, N. Y.
For blind, bleeding, Itching or ulcerated piles.
Dr. Williams' Indian Pile Olnltneut is a sure
cure. Price 51, by mall. For sale by Geoige T.
Tlie cases of theso CKMRRATEI) WATCHT.8 (beautifully
encraved.) nro mixi'of tho uew substitute for gold culled
ALUMINIUM OOl.D. Tho movcniriiis nroof the hrxt
Lerer 1'attcrn. Thoy aro durabli" and reliable, and have
the appearance of a $200 pold watch. Scut by mall reentered
on receipt of $.i and 5 three cpnt ulamps. Addrres AHCADK
JEWELKY CO. Iuiporten. 21 Arcade, Cinciunatl, O.
Rare and Valuable Tobacco Seed,
rpiIE Celebrated North Carolina Goocli To-X
bacco. upon reliable authority sells from ho
cents to S2 per pound. 1 have a few packages
ot this pure and genuine Seed to dispose of at
50 ceiitM nor ounce, mailed to order. Apply
to Wm.S. RAND,
flldawtf Vanceburg, Ky.
Sat'y EMMA GRAHAM II. Knowles.
Freight received on Mc
Coy's wharfboat. foot Main
st.. at all hours. J. Shearer
A Co., Roase & Mosset, Agents.
ttXv iftgFTSJr. H 1 wffwh
Cincinnati, PortmiiHiitli, lit;; Mainly V.
Pomeruy Packet Company.
John Kyle, Pies. II. E. Greene, Sec.
L. Treas. W. P. Walker, Jr., Agent.
O. AND O. 11. It. PACKKT FOR H IJNTIN'OTON.
For Poineroy and All Way Landings.
OH IO Mondays, Thursdays, 5 P. M.
TELEGRAPH Tuesdays, Fiidnys, 5 P. Rl.
POTOMAC Wednesdays, Saturdays, 0 P. M.
Portsmouth, all Mall and Way Landings.
HONANZA.Tues'ys, Thurs'ys, Sntur'ys, 12 M.
Maysville, All Mall and Way Laudlims.
MORNING MAIL Daily. Leave Cincinnati
7 A. M. Maysville. li P. M.
Freight received on wharf-
boat, loot of H road way. O.
M. HOLLO WAY, Super!
Houses and Lots for Sale
FORTY Chester Lots, all well located. Two
Vacant Lois, and one small lirlolc House-in
Filth Ward ot Maysville. Ky. Two Frame
Ilauses and one fifty-loot Vacant Lot in First
Ward. Terms reasonable. Apply to
flMtwlwd W. W. BALL. Clerk's Office.
JOSEPH F. BRODRICK
Fire, Life and Marine.