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A 5Tctr Paper at the State Capttnt
"""-of MlMottrl. "H
;. an'- " tff.d-.
r TTolding' obortten jo lhc long continual
hundi of (he public, (tie TcqulrcmeuU of the
ilnci, ttic Inlcrcnti o( Jllnaourl ukI her caylul,
the welfare of nil her worthy enterprise! ad
Indiittrte, the want! of flinncn merchant,
miueri, ucchuka, and, In abort, tho Meda W
everj hody, we bar her, at . Jsflareon City, the
capital of JIUMUrt, catabliabed tata pper.rr ,r
. Here originate h laws of the rMate, and her
. trjMrilifcutlveaulhoTtt)f ihat gtreatlma
tstorraaMila liera the aaheme of ofkeekn
arO'lxU and thalirtrUxoea af yptltfcfaiM hatcAtdf
lwr th policies of fwtttrai culminate In rlcforV
or ilelVat, ami niciifurcs fur weal or woe tollte
pnjilaarafTialf her;:fi,fea'r 'W'reiti', In
rarMml, lis hi one prariil ' ((raiiiiry,' the le'.'iii
tngi ot the hart a df (lie riiiinititri,aH h f -ilk-ii'
-Ifl! of ler tirospcTifl 'ond power liic rfcliueas
of her utiles1 uiitl tlielr'develoitiucnts.' tJie ex
tent of hcf irflile ahd ita'tucrcaHiiig.sprcaift'tlie
wealth At her afrrleufturc aud Us happy results
of all that relate to her grcatucss and glory.
Of all these matter, tbo cnacUseots uf the Ixg
Mature, tho maurcs of authorltj adopted hj
the Executive fur their oxeeution, the ruliuga
jf tlic State Auditor la, .revenue and other mat
ten, the opinions of tu Attorney Ueneral, the
ijO'olrsof the State Treasury tlis oondlllou of
tinaueea. State aadloealt of the novoments of
politicians, and tho manlpulatlana of parts' polt-
eies,of mialna?, manufacturing, Sericulture and
eonimeree, the Htatb Jovmn, will contain
falthftil and elaborate reports. ' ; :' '
A Ijtw Department, In which will be Contain-
d Kttombly full reports of the derisions of
the State and Federal Conrts sitting here, edited
in a manner to serve the wants of tho legal pro
festlon, hot only, but the dally w ants of practl
efll business inch, will be d dltlngiilhlng fea
ture of the pa:er. , ' , ;
The Local Depniiineut of the State joi'll
kai. will be under 0, rigorous management, ia&
conducted with tho single purpose of proiootr
iug the welfare of the capital city of lUxtourl;
the building up of her buslueaa and her business
men. Iu this regard tin-maungcra of thebTAij:
Jul UN .O. will have uq eueuu-s to punish but
many friends to reward. Their purpose alwsys
will be to bulkl up. Nuggestlous, wliieh obsop.
vatlon and exparicnue will regulate, eoncernthg
Improvements In which citizens are Interested,
Information upon aH local topics, and u full and
fvarlcsa dlw trsston of every public enterprise,
will tare Sml placfi -!.. iff"
The SeVs lai-partfnent WW embvaeeln 'as
brief a form ins possible, a full report of current
event!' with letters, from nbie eoiTcspondcnb,
at Washington,' Xew' Turk, St. tuls and Chi
cago. . ,
A Vcpariinent dc,rolt d tu the interests of agri-.
culture aud general hirUj and household intelli
gence, will receive the moat curefuhind purtieu-
lrlicutiou.';.Jlir.,' . .......
' Anespcclul feature will be u Department d
.-.Ncd to luaitcra rvhuing to Om vast niincral
rcsoureeaof the J-late and their development, to
iniueSi (ouudrloa; and faetorleav ttxidlroad and
river huivromrnt.eiUerpriia-rt6 all Industrial
inlaiesta. !vsw3:r, .:; ri tiJV .loc-w
Tint Literary Dcnuronewt of the paper win lie
conducted with the moat aerupulottseure.- Orig
inal and selected auttter, deigned to-' entertain
and Instruct, wltl ecriipj- a fatrslinre of s pages.
Ia political amrlment the" Statk Jocnx.it.
will be KantBLfrAy-Hiuiiportlng the adminis
tration of IHrpttlettt Ottiht In Jts genera) features',
though Trtth'tLof rplrti'df Iadejeiidenc9 hfcii
will warnmt perfect rret Jam to, at all Ames,
criticise any act theiwf (kat iiiay deserve ccii
sure,' in an honest purpose to 'ropaate. iiuid
Kepubljt on doctrines. , (
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tlie luud.. It will answer the deuuusi tlau ao
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Attorneys at Latv
ettprtoi CityUsouri; .;;'
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VTt.i'onT! 8PKmr. attiox'to
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CMtoflr of' law ehnj gtrea to Hie ftber.v '
Mraarttnart avr darltna'l the faidpHtrht la here
10 atiieaiio,ieuiii mo wiui smmhix saai irari
I hear through the darkness thy sweet little
vj.wI.h, - . T! ,
LUe blrd ill UielrcaU tMhioasmrnJalaO.
My darlluKl wrt dsrlrns! a Innir ateMhaVeonM;
i am sirayinc atone m ino asnoa 01 aoaiai .
Ir echoes or love and their answers of peace
I am straying aionc in tho ashos of home :
Its echoes of wve and thetr answers ol
All voktM that bloaacd me aa solitude a
f awVe them itiT lmV oiif Father e-tves atr !
1 gave tlieut asy Ufa without stint ar coaipara:
Tncy ued me and left me to die by the wav ;
My darling! my love! thou Wert kinder than
m r: uiey.,.9 ifoi a ii.m..'.. ; s
From that ta thy blesNom, the tweatnem tof
oitwn, .... , .. i
Tlie perAmie and faith of thy lift aro not gone ;
Tbou lovost for hvea sake, not duty, nor aula ;
Ajie luua not aameu uiec, Bur sorrow, upr nuu.
Ak. would that together In noma qaM gravav '
Or deep in the ocean's long-sorrowing wave, .
Thr tbiv arms round me, thy head on my breast,
Wei two lay faravor In paulonlass rest.
In ttje alrHt and the ehTthne Tlong tor thy face ;
t dream that thou lieat at rest in thy place f -n
I wiikcii and call .thee wltb pitiful pniyer,
My darling! my darling! why nit thou not
ni ,uVs iouii m -itt -r:l .)K:Hf Wi
(1 fioilf wlierf thou Judges lh fa!'ntid the
,.lrue-p .'T 'rn u '
When the intnluess. and paislon of living mv
r. i.. thruu'tty 1 -1 ' ' . ' 1 -"
T ak ot Tbw ouly to give me above - , -. 7
This hitbv, who osilv Italh auswered niv loe!
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United States Mails.
, Tost Office Dkparthcxts :
" ""tVAtiiNGTux, Ueuembur 1. J872. S ,.
1'TtOPOSAt.S will hr, i-ecelvetl at tlie Con
tittet onicu ol' tuia.Uouoi'tnicnt until .1
p. tu. of March 3, 187.1, fiur tsonvu.vins;
tlie mails 01 tuu 1 nuu Atutaa txoni.nnv
1. 1H7A to JuuuJW, 1H7A, iu Uia rihtlv fil'
Mis-niiri, on tlic. routes nnd liv the
Fchcilttli's of dcnnrtiires anil arrivals
neTcin specitien, ticcistoiis itnnoiuiueii
on or before March 20, J873. ......
Bidders should exaniuio carefullv the
forms anil instructions nnnexed. Sec
laws requiring rertiHeil cheek or ilrsill
with bitls ol $u,XK) and upward.) - '
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io(l.',5l From teimnon,' Igr DlckV Crwlt
and Wood Hill, to- Loulstmrgh, !l mtlus
and buck, once a week. Louve Lebanon
Tuemluv at 7 a ru, arrive at Loulsburrh by
7 p m ; LoiiisDurgh u euiusnur at i a 111,
arrive nt I.eljiinoii bv 7 p m.
WKma From Mn'rthnrille to Wnslilnrf.
ton, 1 milus mid luck, three times a week.
Leava Marthuvillu Xuemlay, Thurwlay,
and biitiirdiiv at 8 a m : arrive at Washiulr-
ton liv I0.au a in ; leave Washington Tuus-
d;i Thursdny nnd biitunlay nt 12 m ; ar
riva nt Mnrthaville hy 8 n m.
lOUAC From Albany, by Mount Pleas
ant and Conception, to Muryvillc, Jii miles
and back, tlirex1 times a week. Leave Al
bany Monday; Wednesday , nnd Friday nt
7 a in; arrive nt Muvyville by- 7 pm;
leave JIarvvillu Tuesday, Thursday, anil
naimuuy uu aia;.aiTivc at Aiuany py
7 p in. '
10!lo6(t From 'Wheelln to I.lndlcv, 25
mileaandlMM-k.oneenwiH'K. Leave Wheel
ing Friday afrri a m; urrivu nt Lindlev by
" p m; leave I.iiullcy haturday at da Hi;
arrive nt Wheeling bv p m.
10nfi7 From Seliell ' Citv to Stockton,
2 tntlea nnd back, once a week. LetlTe
Seliull City Fiiilay nt 7 a m ; arrive nt
Stockton by 0 p in i luavo IStocktou Sutur-.i....-..
i;. ... C..I...H -:,.. i,.. ii
pm. - ' f ' ' ' '
10fl7 From Appletoh City to Itoseoe,
Hit miles mid book, once u w;ok. Letwo
Apploton City Friday at el am; arrive at
noscoo ny u p m ; icavo itosuoo naiumaj
at 8 it m; arrive nt Appletou City by 6
pirn "" "' '""
lulii'iivi From Osooolo ttv Stockton, 80
miliai awl. back, oaou a week. Leave Os
ceola Friday at 7 a m : arrive at Stockton
by C p in ; Icavu Stockton auttirday. at 7
a in ; nrrlve at Osceola by 11 p ixi.
ltMMieks From Tuscuinbia to Rocky
Mouut. 20 milus aud buck, oucoawoek.
Ijcuvu TuNcumliia rhluy . at 7 a m ; arrive
ni uocKy lounK ny 4 p m ; icavo l&ocKy
Mount Saturday nt'7 a in ; urrlvc ht Tus
cumUtt by 4 n mt-m- 4 ' s w
lMt'."-. . Fi-uiu, tm Charles to .Alton
llh.), miles aud back, oncea wock.
naacrc to te dtaiuce and propose
schedule of departures and arrivals.
. ltntoHo From Altona to Iueae, lfl milus
am back, ouce ft uyoek. Leave Altona Sat
urday at 7 a ni ; arrive at Lucas by U in ;
leave Lin ns Saturday at 1 p in J arrive at
Altona by A p in.
lOtftM Froru State l.Iuo, bv'.tcnesViile
and iirosley, to UurUulU miUia awl .baek,
once a week, liiddcra to btuto, distuuee and
propose sehcdulo of departures and ar.
rivals: "'' '. "
t 10o0t From . KeiTtiltage ' to Nevada
vity, oo miles ami hack, once a weok.
Leave. JiciniiUiKO Wednesday at aras
arrive at ffeviula City next day by 4 p ru j
leave Novada CKy Friday at 8 a m ; nr
rivo at liennitn'' next davbr 4 n m. - '
lothil From llariiumtowa to Uoney. 13
miles sad book, osuo a .week. Leave Bor-
uuiutown baturday at 7 a m; arrive at
Roncy by 12 m ; leave Roney Saturday at
I pmt arrive at isarnumtown oy o p m.
s lO'Jlila From Newark to Locust Hill
20 milos nnd buokL: onca a week. Loave
.NcwiuR Saturday at U a m ; arrive at Lo
enst Hni by 12- m leavd Locust Hill Sat
nwhrrnt lmj arrlvo at Newark by 7
fittltna .,.-. .-).:., .v.t.
WM2 From Troy, py Chant illy,. Now
Salem, Burr Oak Valley, and llrydon, and
back to Troy.equal to mllus.on'co a weok.
Hidden to ' state 'distance ' and propose
schedule of departures and arrivals,
L KRNi2a From ilewwk t La Keile. .12
mllnt and. pack, onue. wx. . l4iave
Newark Saturday at 8 a m : arrivo at Ia
Belle by 12 m ; leave La Belle Saturday at
1 D m : arrive at Newark by 6
. lOtMU From: Wert l'lains, by Chap pel l
ana summersviiic to umraat tviver, s
miles' and back, once a week., Jeave
West Plains Tuesday at 6 s m) arrive at
Currant Kiver Wednesday by Sprat leave
Currant Hirer Friday ataa ttv&rrnreat
West 1'lumt bairday by b p m. . -'
lOOflSa From Colleiro Mound to Jack
sonville, mlTos and pack, once a week.
Bidden Will state distance and time ef ar
rivals and denartures.., mt'i-.-
lQi)(4 . From lUaaoto, bj- Jlaulcya, Saint
r.nzabetn lavern, ana i;aga, to tnxon, w
miles nnd hack, once 4 week. Loavellra
seto Tunaday a( s) a an r arrive at Dixon by
Dpai ev Dixon Thursday at asm;
arrive at Ui-oaeto by 6 p i.t, -tScl 4
" 10961a From lfillsboro', ,by Loay's
Ferry; to Halnf T.onls, 40 miles and bank,
unice's week. Leave Htllsboro" Tnestlav
at ft ta orrittsvatiiaiDt Louis by 4 p m ;
Icat'o Saint TawIs Tliursilay at 6 a m ) ar
rivo nt llillsboro' by 6 p m.
MOO From Caltioarnie Monn'tjiin
11 nine. milos aud back, ssacw a sreek.
Bidders will state diataucc and Uniu ol' dp
parttire and arrival. ., .
109rtfHt From Hllllnpv by " Delaware
Town, to Oxark, 'il t-2 miles ami-back,
oucd week. Leave Billina Friday at V
a m; arrive at Oxark by 4 p in; leave
uznta natitraay aty a mi arriva at nil
MngB br 4 TTh. ' "' " "
i..lo8 ; From Pidr Ofore toHlirh Prairie,
miles and back, oneo a woek. Uid.lera
to stuta diaUoco .juid inopuee ,aiiliedHla-of
acpnrttires aim arrivals..
lnuOto From Santtnul Frtinby Paj nc's
rroirie, to Bolivar, 15 miles and bac'.:, oneo
a week. Ixmre Sentinel Prairie Knttinluy
at 7 ami arrivo at Bolivar by 12. m leave
Bolivar Saturday at 1 p in ; arrive at SsjiLi
uel Prairie by 0 p m.
109o7 From DItoo to Mttntnn, s Tnilc's
awl back, onoea week. Bidders to state
distance- and propose schedule of dupar-
turos anil arrivals. , 1 ,. , r -
10jOa From Linn, to Cooper Hill, 15
mHes and nack,6uct a week. Leave Llun
Monday at 7 n m ; arrive at Cooper Hill by
U m; Joave Coopur llillilouday at 1 pm;
arrive at Una by u p iu. , ,. . .
1 IONICS From BcUiauy to Eagle, 16 niUe.t
and b?.c!r, ohee ti Week.'' Leave Hcthany
Sotucdav at 7 a sru arriifeat KiwHehr 1m
Wavc.liaxlo at -.1 pm; arrive at Bethany
oy ti p m. ., ; .. .
ltWliSn From' Oregon, by Grant and
Whig-Vnller, to Maryville, 40 mile nnd
back,! dice's Week. -"Leave Oreefm Fri
day at 0 a m; arrive at Maryvillo by 8 p
111 ; leave Maryville Saturday at a tu; ar
rive at utvgon ov 0 p in,
in!MS! " From Pickcrins to Oraut Cifv
:W miles nnd back, once a week. Leave
Pickering Friday at 7 a m ; arriva at Grant
1 itv oy 0 p in ; i.oave urant city auturuay
at 7 a ni ; arrlvo at Pickering by Opm
liW(19a From Ilrackcnridiro'to Crovo-
Und, milus and back, once a week. Bid
ders to state distance and proposo schedule
01 ucpumires ana arrivals, , ,
Kl'.iiO Front Civil Bend, bv Jameson.
to Crittenden, 18 miles and back, once a
week. Leave Civil Bend Saturday nt 8 a
m: arrive at Crittenden br 12 m": lnavc
Crittcnduu Saturday , at 1 p ut ; asri at
L ivii licun uy 0 p in.
10970 From Civil Bend to Klndig,
miles and back, once a week. Bidders to
state- distance and propose schedule of de
partures aud arrivals. . .(
101171 From Mercyville, by Tullvauia
ana nw uosion, to iuuati, 4U nines ami
back, once n wuek Leave Mereyvil!c
Friday ut7ans; antve at Milan b)'7p
m ; leave Milan Saturday at 7 a lit ; arrivo
at .Mercyville uy I p m. ,1
10971a From O Ftillon, by Coltleville,
Ilnmburfrh, Mechanicsvllle and Dalhoft",
back to O'Fallon, equal to 2U 3-4 miles.
once awoek. Leave O'Fallon Friday at
7am; arrive at Hamburgh by Ham;
leave Hamburgh Friday at 12 111 : arrive
at O'Fallon by 8 t m. - ' ' '
10972 From Van Buren to Popular
Ulult, 40 miles ana back, otico a week,
Leave Van Iluren Thursday at 7 a in ; ar
rive at Popular BlulTnext day bv 12 m:
leave Popular Bluff F'rlday at 2 p m ; ar
rive 111 von uuren noxt aay or 0 P 111
Wcla From Grunt's Hill, by Grant
City, to BciUurd (Iowa), 4U miles and
back, once a week. Leavo Giant's Hill
Friday at 6 a m ; arrive at Bedford by 6 p
111 ; leavo Bedford Hatm-day ntCim ; ar-
rive tit i.rum s mil oy t p in. .
10U7d . From Maryvillo, by C'lcaimout
to Bradnillb (Iowa), 2o miles nnd back,
once n wei'k. " Leave Mflvvvllle' Saturday
atfl a mi arrive nt Uradvvllle bv 12 m
leave Brady villa Saturday at 1 1 m ; ar
rive at Aiarvvilie y u p ui.. '
10973 F'rom Moorcville. liv Jlonroc.
Morris, mid Bates, to Noihornc, miles
nnd back, once a week.- Hmilers to state
distance and propose suhedule of depar
tures and ariivaUt, ... , ..- ;
10974 From ' Kuckport to Cullege
Springs (Town), 9.1 miles nnd buck, once a
week, l.cnvo ltockport Monnhr at 7 a m ;
arrive at College Springs by ti p m ; leave
College Springs Tuesday at 7 a m j arrivo
at ltockport by (i p m.
Yfflln From SlarjTillc to ltoclicster, 44
miles na back, once a weeK. Leave Mary-
vllle Friday at 6 a m; arrive at Flochcstur
oy i. p in ; leave uocuusier naturuay at 0
.a m ; arrive at Maryville by 7pm..
' 10975 'From Crocker to Llnh Creek, '35
miles - and back, once . a week. Leave
Crockor Friday at 7 a m ; arrive at Linn
Creek by b p m ; louve Linn Creek batur
dav at 7 a ni ; arrive at Crooker by Opm.
' lOW.Irt From California', brJainentowu,
Prairie House, Gooehc's' Mfll, and Over
ton, to Kocheport 3d miles and book, onee
a wook. Leave California Friday at 7 a
111 ; arrive at Rocheport by 0 p m ; leave
Roclieport Saturday 7 a ni anivo at Cali
fornia tv 0 m.- " -"'
. 10U76 From Cornelia, bv Burnett's Sta
tion, to Windsor, 18 miles and back, once
a week. Leave Cornelia baturday at 0 a
in ; arrive at Windsor by 12 m : leave
Windsor 6aturdy at 1 pm ; arrive ut Cor
nells by n ra. i- .1; ...ic . .,
, 1UH7U 1 10111 Nevada to Moundsvillo (n
0.), milus and back, once a week. Bid
ders to state instance ana proposo sciicuutc
of departures and arrivals. - --
10877 From Lian, by Mount Ariel, to
uweu saiiiis (,0. o.i.- nutos ana sok,
once a week. . Bidders to state distance
and propose scliedulo of departures and
arrivals.' ' -" '
10977a Frtm LHtle Osaare, br"Mel.
Prior' Creek, and Duncan, to Uorneaville
(n- o.) -r miles and back, once s week.
Bidders to stato distance and. propose
schednlo of departures nnd arrivals.
1 10978 From O'Fallon to Wellshnrefc,
6 8-4 miles sod lisek, onoasi areiky Leave
O'Fallon Saturday at 8 . a m: srrlva t
Wullsburgh by ILapi leo,ve Wellsuurgh
Saturday at 10 am ; arrive at O'Fallou by
11 am. i. '' ' '
10978a From Weilaboroi, ChaJa of
itooks, tp uia atoaroevr mile ana book
unce week. Bidders to state distance aad
propose schedule of departures' and ar
rivals. - : 1
10979 From Naw llopeto Fouviouth,
7 1-2 miles and book, onee week. Leave
&ew Uopo Saturday at 8 m : arrive at
Falmouth by 10 a m ; leave Falmouth Sat
urday at II a m ; arrive at New Hope by
IpniA 4"tt 'i. a. ...iit-it -i-
10979a From Georgia, by Galesburgh,
to MiueiDviUe, . miuis and back, onca a
weok. 'Didders to state distance and pro
nose schedule of departures and arrivals.
lOtttrU From Willow Springs,: by Bien
ville, to Buffalo City (a. a anUes and
bock, onca a week, . Bidder to state di-,
taace and propose' schedule of departures
and nrrirats. - --- - u -
i lMWiia F'tm: Co4unm1': trf Ktophen's
Store .ndAliUewbisrgh, to Fuhon,
runes ana naca, once a weoa. tioave im
Inmbbt Friday at 7 am; arrive at l'ii)U)n
i... a v. . . tA...- ri, c.7..fci- I. L Tl
ti) 8 p in ; leav e Knltnn Satunlay lit 7 m ; 1
arriva asColumbU by Opm,: - - ' -1
.: -s.-., ,t-,vrt f! t., .it-' .' ':' I
: 10981 From Iberia to Dlou. 20 miles
nnd back, oneo ft Week. .Leave Iberia
Friday at 8am; flrrlvi' at l)i,oa ljy p
ra ; leave Dixon Saturday at 8 a in ;' arrive
at llierlarrvft p Hi. , .'' t j ' ,
1'Wln Fnim .Wes( Plains, by Ppcor's
Mills, to f!a!iiovl!!o,. ntflos and back,
onee Week. Btddurs to slate disUmce
and proposo sehcdulo of departures aud ar
I - '" '-...t;t. .if
From West l'liina to ' Momitaiu
Homo (n. o.), miles and back, once a
wiek. Bidders to stato distance nnd pro
pose schedule of dopartttres and arrivals. '
10982a Fruin Solent, by Citrm-ntenvllle,
Stiminei-svillo, llarloiu's.. Miu ( o,).
Cross. Roails, and Lay's Store, to... West
Plains, 80 miles nnd back, once a week,
taave Sah m Monday at lu a m ; arrive t
West Plains Wednesday, by 10 a m ; leave
West l'laius Tliursilay tit 2 oi ; arrive at
Salem Saturday by 3-p m.
KMS From Marsvillo "to llocestc,
W miles nnd bacfci'onee a week. Ieave
May svllla Saturday at 7 am: arrive at
Rochester by 12 ra; leave Rucboator Sat-
uniay at 1 p in ; arrive ut AiuytYiiie. by I
1098S1 From Fraflkfnril,' tiy Smeers
burgh, to Curry villi', 16 miles and back,
once a week.. .Leave Froukford batnrday
at 7 a 111; arrive at Curry ville. by 12 ni ;
leave Curryviile Satitnlay at 1 p m j ar
rive at Fmnkford bv 6 p m. : - ;
10984 From Tipton, by. Saint Martin's.
Versailles, and Uravoi'a Mills, to Liun
Creek, 6 1 miles ami buck, three times a
week. Leave Tipton .Tuesday, Thursday,
and Saturday at 1 p m; arrive nt 'Llt'in
Crook next days .by p nt; leave Linn
('ruck Monduy, Wednesday, snd Friday
at 8 a m ; arrive tit Tipton next days by 12
m. Proposals for sU-tiiiiea-a week service
invited. . ' ' '
- 10984s From WTestpdrt (Mo.), by Shaw
11 Co Mission. Tomahawk Valluy, aud Au
brey, to Xcw Saint Louis (Kan.), 37 miles
ami hack, oneo a week.'' Leave Wostpnrl
Friday at 7 a m ; arrive nt New Saint Louis
by 7pm; leave New Saint Louis Satnr
ilivat 7am; arrivo at Westport by 7 p m.
ltWSi F rum Louisiana to. Cliuksvillo,
10 miles and back, six times a week,
lave Louisiana daily, except Sunday, at
6am; arrive at Clnrksvillo by 9.80 a m ;
Leave Clarksville daily, exoept Sunday,
at 10 a ru ".arrive at Louisiana by 8.30 p m.
10980a From Montevallo, by Cedar
villc, to Greenfield, 30 miles and back, once
a week. Leave Montevallo Friday at 7
a m ; arrive at Greenliuld by 6 p 111 ; leave
Grcenlleld Saturday ut 7am; arrivo at
Montevallo by 0 p 111.
FORM OF PROPOSAL; GUARANTEE,
. . AXD CFJUTFICATK.
I PltOI-OSAU .
The undersigned , whose post-ofllce
address is, countr of , State of,
proposes to convey tlie mails of the United
States, from July 1, 1873, to June 30, 1874,
on route No., between and,
under tho advertisement of tho Postmaster
General, dated Uecembur 1, 1872, " with
celerity, certainty, and security" (law of
June 8", 1872), for the nnnmd sum of
dollars. ' ' '
This proposal Is made with full knowl
edge of tho distance of tho route,
tho weight of tho tiiiill to bo csrriul,
and all other particulars in reference to tlic
route aud service; anil, also, after careful exam
ination of the laws unit Instructions attached to
advertisement of mail scrvfc-c ; and of the provi
sions cuutulncd in Ihc act of Congress of Juuco,
Dated 1- ' , Bidder.
' ' .:.'! OrAKAtrTP.lt." ' - "- ''
Ths nhrlersigned, residinjf nt , State
of , undertake that, df the foregoing
bid lor curry iug Uiomail on route No,.
bo accepted by tho Postmaster General,
the bidder -will, prior to the 1st dune, 1873,
enter into tne ronnirou oblitnttlon, or con.
tract, to poform die service proposed, with
goou auu suuiuicut aurvuea. .
Tills wc do. luulorstandiiur dl.stiiu.-tlv tho obU.
gstlous snd llubilltlcs assumed by guarantors. .
- . CFJiTIFirATB. ' . '-. i
Tlia uuilersurncd, iiostuiusler nt '
State of , cortidus, lnukii ius oatu
of office, that ho is acquainted wltn
above guarantors, s,d knows them to be
men ol property, and able to make (rood
their guarantee ; aud that bidder and guar
antors are aoove uia age 01 zi yrurs. .
OATU KEsiUIItKD lis" SKCTION 210 OP AN
ACT OF CONURf SS. API-ltOVEU JL'NK 8,
IS"!, TO HR AFFIXP.U TO t:Cll U1D FOB
OARRT1NO TflE SfAtt, Ab TO 11F. TAICHX
BFJTOttlS AN OFFIUIHt QUALIFIED TOAIV
MlMsrritOATtU. a. t, ;
I,. ., pf s bidder , far
conveymg tho miuL on rouUi Ho. .
from , do swear that I have
ttie abtntv rjecnmnrtlv to fultill mv oblin-.a.
tiou as such bidder : that tlie bid is 'made
In jrood uiiUi,and.witlitli'jluteutiou to enter
imo cuniraci ana periorm uie sorvice in case
said bid shall be accepted ; and that the
signatures of the ftimmutors thereto are
genuiue, aud that I believe tho said iruar-
antors to bo pepiiulaiily rospousibie lor
and able to pay nil damages the United
States shall sulfur by reason of my falling
to penorin my oDiigauons as sucn Dinner.
--;. ...:Mt .Is i . s
Sworn to and subscribed before me ,
for the - ot r-. this dav of.
A. D. 187 . and in testimony thereof 1
Hereunto sutiscriuo my name and alux my
official seal the day and year aforesaid.
I . , J . I . I I I (.SEAL.J
INSTRUCTIOJCS . .TO BIDDERS;, AND
Voiunuitnq also oonauionf to be incorporat
ed tn the contract? to the extent toe Ve
partment tnay deem proper. v ''''
1. Seven minutes -are allowed to each
Intermediate cilice urban not otttarwis
specified, for assorting the mails.
2. On routes whero tho mode of con
veyance admit of it, the special agents of1
tne .rost umce uepanmeni, also post or
fioe blanks, mail bags, looks and keys, are
to bo conveyed without extra charge.
- v. way puis" or receipts prepared try
postmasters, or-other agents or the De
partment, will accompany the mails, spool
fj ing the numbbr and destination of the
Bids of as .000 and uuward must be aososa-
panloii by a certittcd check, or draft, oa some
solvent national hank, equal to A per oentuni on
lbs present annual pay on the route ; or In case
of new serf tea. not leas than Ooerewatum of
one veer's it ronoaed ut hkL--iBseuou Us.
Aot of Junek ltJ72.1 wv .w. ,,, , , M J
Tho rostniastcr must not Lxn tne certluratc
nntll the sum of Hie Mil Is Inserted and tho hid
sd msuio aii4..ej oil-toe partiaa, aad
dattdT yri.yn t-'-.i m s ti
Ifon Wlsrn Hie oath is taken before ajtw.
tire of the peace, tlie eertmcute of the clerk of H
court of rerord should lie added, under bis and
court or record slioulil lie antlcil. under als-l
f mw, .,ot the person who admiiiblend tits
eaiu Is a duly quallllcd Justine or the iicnoc."
' ... ' i H '-Is-.!-. O:
several bags, to be cxoiiiinod by t!ie post
masters, to insure regulaiity In the delivery
of hairs and pouches. . .. , r
.4. No bay will o inajo for tripe not
fierioi-meu ; nnu lor each ol H omissions,
I' the failure bs occasioned by the fault of
the contractor or carrier, three times the
pay of the trip will be dsductud. For ar
rivals so far behind time a to break con
nection, with, depending mails, and not
suflk-tcntlv excused, one-fourth of the
compensation Kir the trin is subivct to foi
fcitura, , Fur repented dulinqacnuius of the
Kina Herein spocineci, cniaigeil penaltlus,
proportioned to tlm uaturo thereof, and
tlic lmtmrtance of tho mail, mav bo made.
5.' For leaving behind or throwing off
uie maus, or any poruou ot uioul, lor tne
Admbsilnu of passcugors, or for being con
eprucd in setting up or runiiins: an ex
press conveying uitelligunoe in advance of
tne man, a quarter s pay may be dcituctea.
6. Fines will bo imposed, unless Uie de
linmicncy bo promptly and satisfactorily
explained by oertifiuitoa of postmasters or
tlie affidavits of other credible persons, for
inning to arrive in contract time ; lor neg
lecting to take the mail from, or deliver it
into, a post office ; for sull'eriufr it to be
wet, injured, destroyed, robbed, or lost ;
and fur relusing, allot' demand, to convey
tne man as rrefriemty as tno contractor
runs, or ts eoncernod in running, a coach,
cor, or steamboat ou a route. - .
7. The Postmaster General may annul
the contract for repeated failures" to run
agreeably to contract; for violating the
post office laws, or disobeying the instruc
tions of the Department; for refusing to
discharge a carrier when required by the
Department to do so; for niunlng an ex-
pinso iw. niui iTniuti , wi loi (luo.spoi billg pur
SOnS or packages conveying mailable mat
ter out of tlie mail. . .
8. The Postmaster General may order
mi increase, oi service on a route oy allow
ing therefor a pro rata Increase on the
contract pay. lie may change schedules
of departure's and arrivals in all oases, and
particularly to make them conform to con
nectious with raili-oiids, without increase
of pay, provided the running time be not
abridged. The Postmaster General may
also discontinue or curtail Uie service, iu
whole or iu part, iu order to place on Uie
route superior sorvice, or whenever the
public interests, in his tailtrment. shall rc.
quire such discontinuance or curtailment
for any other cause ; ho allowing a full
indemnity to contractor one month's extra
pay on- the amount of service dispensed
with, and a pro rata compensation for the
amount of survice retained ani. continued.
D. Payments will be made by collections
from, or drafts on, postmasters or other
wise, after the expiration af each quarter
say in .November, Fubruarv. Mav and Au
gust, provided Uiat required evidenco ol'
service nos been received.
10. The distances given are believed to
oe substantially correct: hut no Increased
pay will be allowed should they be greater
than advertised, it Uie points to be sup
plied aro correctly stated. Uhtden must
mtonn themMm on this point, nnd also in
itel'nreiico to tlie weight of Uie mail, the
condition ot niiis, roads, streams, etc., ana
nil tuii-nililgos, turnpikes, nlnnk-rnads.
ferries, or obstructions of any kind by
which expense may be incurred.' No claim
ioi aiiuiiioiiai pat, ua-eu uu sucn gruuuu,
can bo Considered ; nor for alleired mis
takes or misapprehension as to the degree
of service ; nor for bridges destroyed, fer
ries discontinued, or other obstructions
causing or increasing distance or exponse
occurring during tlic contract term. Of
fices established alter this advertisement
is issued, aud also- during the contract
lorin, nre to oe visited without extra pay,
i, me uisiiiiicc, oe uoi lucrcaseu. .
11. Didders arc cautioned to mail their
proposals in time to roacji tho Department
oy mo nay nnu nour named (3 p. m.
March ,1, 187:1). for bids received after
that time inW not be considered iu competi
tion with bids, of reasonable amount, re
ceived iu Unio. . Neither can bids be con
sidered which are wiUiout the guarantee
required by law, and a ecrtiiicatu of tho
sufficiency of such guarantee, and the
ontn or tne Dinner according to section
2H, act of Juno 8, 1H72.
1J.. Ilidders should first nronose for ser
vice strictly according to Uie advertise
ment, aud then, it Uiev desire, truaratclu.
for different service ; tuid if the regular bid
be tho lowost oQ'ercd lor tlie advertised
sarviva, tlie other proposiUons may be con
sidered. ' , . . .
1.1. Thoro should lio but one route bid
for- iu a proposal. Consolidated or com
bination bids ('.' proposing ouo sum for
two or more routes ') can nut bo consid
ered. , . ...
11. Tlic route, tlic service, tie veailv
pay, the name utid residence of the bidder
(that is, his usual post-office address), and
the name of each member of a firm, where
a company oilers, should bo disUucUy
.. 15. Bidders arc requested to use, as far
as practicable, the printed proposals fur
nished by the Department, to write out in
full the sum of their bids, and to retain
eopies or them.
Altered bids should pot bo submitted ;
nor should bids oneo submitted bo with
drawn. No withdrawal of a bidder or
guarantor will he allowed unless Uie with
drawal is received twentv-lour hours pre
vious to Uie time flxud tor opening the
iaeh bid mnst be prarantced by two re.
snonsiblo nersuns. i'ha bid und'e-uarati.
tee should be sfoDcd. plainly with Uie full
name oi eacn person.
The Postmaster General reserves the
right to-reject any bid which mav be
doemcd extravagant; and also to disre
gard' the blda or failing, coutrOctora and
biddon. ' (Act of' June 8, ' 1872, section
16. 'The hid should be. sealed, super
scribed "Midi - Proposals, State of Mis
souri." addressed ."Second Assistant Post
master General, Contract Office." and sent
by mail, not by or to an agent. ' Bids of
o.uuu per annum and upward mast be
accompanied by a certiflca check or draft
on some solvent . national Danar, equal to 0
per cent, of the amount. (See law of Con
gress ef Jane 8, 187S.) ' (
17. - The eon tracts are to be executed
and returned to Uie Department by or be
fore the lstdsvof June, 1678. otherwise
the accepted biddeV will be considered as
i , . :i - J l .i i . , s ,
imvHifr iuiidu, sml ui rununiuHiar umsmi
map proceed to contract for the service
with other parties, according to law.
. Tronstbr of contracts, or of interest in
ooutraots, are forbidden by law, and con
sequent iv can not oe allowed. jHcttner can
bid, or Interest In bids, be transferred or
assigned to Umr parties. bidders) wHI
therefore take notice Uiat they will be ex
pected to perform the service awardod to
them through the whole aoutraot term."-'
1H. hcction 2411 ot tho act or Junes,
117 !), yfovWes that enntraets mr the trans-
poi-tatlooof the mail ahall b "awarded to
thu lowest bidder tonderlngsiiffieienfgnap.
I f :-r 1 " .
antees for f.iitliflil jic'iformance, witliout
other i-feren-o to the mmle of such trans
portation than may hsnersjasart'tc) provide
for the diss celerity, certainty sad sventity
thereof." L'udur this law bids that pro
pane to transport Uie mails with "celerity,
certainty ana somrity,' having been de
eidod to bo ties only legnl Wds, are con
strued as providing for the entire mail,
howeyur large, and whatever tuny be Uie
mode of convi'Vtinco necessary to Insure
It "eflerity, cei-tnlnty and security," and
have ths prrfsreiien over aft others, nnd
no others ore eunsidorcd, exoept fur steam
boat routes. , i ......
19. A modi Ileal ion ofalud in any of Its
essential terms Is tintamonnt to a bew
bid, snd cannot be received, so as to in
terfere with regular competition. Making
a new bid, with guarantee and curUlioatc,
is tho only way to modify a previous bid.
80. Postmasters arc to be careful not to
oerdrV to the'- snllirteney of guarantors
without knowing that Uiey are (hm-soiis of
sufficient rcspoiK-ibility. (.Sen section 247,
act of June 8, 1172.) They must not sign
the certificate until the sum or thr bid is
inserted, and tho bid ami guarantee nre
siguud by Uia bidilcr and (two) guaran
tors; a disregard of Uiis in-Unoljoli by
postmasters will uy.-ct thi in to imui''ilii,te
i-emovol, and to inw penalties.
Postmasters aro nls liable to dismissal
from office for acting as agents of contrac
tor! or bidders, with or without compen
sation, iu any business, matter, or thing,
relating to Uiu mail service. They are Uie
trusted agents . of tho Dopaitmcut, and
cannot consistently act lu both capacities.
21. 'All bidders, guarantors, nnd sure
ties are distinctly notified Unit on a failure
to outer iuto or perform the contracts for
tho service proposed for in the accepted
bids, their legal liabilities will be enforced
iii. Present contractors, nnd persons
known at Uie Department, must, equally
with 'others, procuro guarantors and cer
tificates of their sufficiency siibstanUally in
the firms above prescrilied. The certifi
cate in sufficiency must bo signed by a
JX0. A. J. CRKSWEI-L,
O. W. TUOMA.
J. T. CHAVES.
THOMAS & CRAVEN,
STAPLE anfl FAICY
WINES and LIQUORS,
CORN, OATS, SHORTS & BRAN.
on nt ry Proiluco Tloiiglil for Cash
Corner Illli imd Mudlsuii Streets,
JEFFERSON CITY, MO.
I'lUXII' U. V.'IIITR. .. THOMAS U, JANVmR,
WHITE &; JANVIER,
4 v. ( ,:
Cutlery, & Asricultnral
I ";lit .'': .
; , ..(. .;-'.''; - . . -
HARDWARE, CARPENTEIIS' 'ffKH-S,
. rOCKET ASD TABLE CU1XERV, ,
. GUNS AND riSTOLS, -''
1 :. .:.. i I -...l ,'t. '
( ' .; '
v ' .' ' ' i .' T ' - : .
ArTD AIX KI.VDS fF AMft5rriOX
.eonstaiitly oa hand at ...
- WIUTE & JANVIER'S,
dN.S1,7S-lT. ' Jeooraoa Ch, Mo.
JOHN J. BUCHER,
MAMirACTUIlUl OP A.SD PEAI.U IX ' '
(One door iouthot Maillson Hotol),.' -
, Jefferson City Ho.
CATAWBA, WHlTl AKD liED OOSCOBfl,
VUtQJXU SEKDUNU. Wa.. Kit.
"VfTf Wlneeara of thelieatiaalliy,andaa aheap
IjX as can he found lu I4w West, . iledsrs will
be promprlv alleiided to.
Aiwrcs, i-, u. uo mi. f j uit, pis-ir
J. II. KUWAIU'S.
EDWARDS & SON,
...... t ot. High aad Monroe ., ' "
- 5 ' JcfTorsoii City, Mlasourl.
It. II. IIAMILI'ON.
MIL1ER & HAMILTON, ..
Attorneyis at Lax?,
wrii.r, PRAmon r.AW ic nir. rutrrrf
y Coun In the coimtioa rniaiHieluathfi First
Innlrfclt t'lrenlt. Ihr nipn-tne Court. Iillrlet
Onirt and Llruull Court ut the lalte.1 Nusl'e.ak
.lefl.-rson City, Uu. M J.iuJ.7i-Jiu.
iv. it. uorivixs,
Attorney at Lav,
: Jttal EMntt and t'ot ctiny Aifrnt.
Jofl'ornoii City. Mo.
m.t. PAY TAXIS AUU RKPKRM'
hinds suld Tur tn.xes iu anv county lu the
Hifers to Jlessrs. Curry Klrliy, Bankers,,
.lett'cpmn iliv. Mo.; Hon. K. . Hur l. II. M. C.
irom lo, ; lion. Mark. J. Ix-amlns:, ft-dnlla,
Md.Klt IS ALL KJNI Or
PlisE AND POPLAR LUMBER,
- smixi ii.Es, i.Ant, noons, '
Sasli.Blindfl, IMouldiagB, 8ce.t Sec.
Vara on Miullsoit. Iiet. TTItfli and Main sts.,
jnnJ.7ty. .iKFffiitsoy rrrr. Me,
Soutla Point Dairy.
PURE, FRESH MILK
WIU. UK PKLIVF.nED IS ANT PART OF
thoCttvou op elicit lion innda to th cr
ried or to . Jfc. 1. KlNti A firo
E. X3. SIEL BRO., '
WAsi-i-ArTfitKK.or ash MAtr.ns w
PLAIN AND FANCY CANDIES, ;
Toys, Not Ion h, Etc., ' ""
AVIIOUXVLK AXD RKTAU-.
HAVK nIio ojifnoil a flmt enm LafllcK nt
tintn' oymcr Parlor, whore oyMvrm emu l
li:nt mncil tn all fltvlCM. Opm nlgfii and day.
soutu slili llifc'li iirt.'t. next to Guyot'a Jewel
JuuJ.TJ-ly. Jrtfrmim City, Met
II. AV. MAItCEK & CO., .
WATCHMAKERS AND JEWELERS. ,
WATCHES, CLOCKS. JEWKI.HY, OOM :
l'cus, Sjii-ctiiclcs, etc., at Ijuw Prliiea.' -.,
Watches, Clocks aud Jewelry repaired and i
warnoited. Hlh street,
d. e.-j;,?Mlm. JKl-'FKIWON CUT, MO.-
REAL ESTATE AGENT,
JUITEKSOX ClTir, MO.
l"l'YiJ AN'nsKI.I LANDS ON COMMIS-'
1 slim, l'nv Taxes, Rcdi-cin Ijmds Sold for
Taxes, rrocuro Patents. e. .
inlieu over While .V Juuvlu's store, HiaU
Sln-et. diic.a7,73-lf .
DeWYL & NAGEL ;
: (8i;ccusisuits to .una. BEKltl.) , , -
DRUG8ISTS AND APOTHECARIES
UW1I STREET, .
dee.57,72-tf ' Jefferson City, Mo.
Osoar G. Bnrolt, ; ; ;
:, Oofl'craou City, Missouri.
OITIce sunih side Hleh street, bet. Msdlson
and Jclfersou. . . . . . .. ::r
Vi.so. nnpRKSKNTR tiik Foi.fjowrsf '
lA-udhifj Jnsui'auce Couiiuiusm t - . , ..- ... .:
franklin 1re Ins. Co. of rhilsdeluhia, ' '
Continental Klre Ius. Co. of New
York, Assets MOO,00
Mutual Life Ins. Co. of New York,
TIIK REXOWNED '
Missouri "Bush whacker," i
xd rxi'oxQn:nAm.K non roy of' '
AJIEUICAi . " '
KlXfi HIS COMPLETE COXFESStON
rtsH-nttv iiimlc to the writers, ana carcruiir
IM by Jumna W. Krans and A. Weadefl
eoinntkst br Jamus W. alvans and A.
Keith. SI. ii.; together with all the tacta cons .
mwim wun nis eanv nmorv.
rjrAxonU wants so aU. tassbssrs pofMaiar -is
K. I. liiiW.turM.'
work. Address ... ,
FltoMMB A CO.. Pnhllshers. ' ' ' i4 '
dec.37,7a-kf. - -t t isVrsoaaty,Mo;'
y rREIl ROMMEL,. ,u
Books & Stationery,
IJEEIODfCAW. BLANK BOOKS, CHBO. ,
mos. Wall Paper and Pictures, picture '
Krames made ts order. Ac eat far Falrchiai'a
Ootd rcn. All order will receive Droinpt a .
ecsTWy Jefferson City, Mo. 4
LIVliKY, FEED AND BALE
WOirln HWiPECTTlTtl.t rSTORM T1TK
uMlc.tbat he Is now prepared to aceoiar "
uodat them lit the lAverr husinee at the cor- "
ner of Main and Moaroo streeta, whore he wilt
ds a a-norsl livery, ami aad saaa aaisiaeaa. s
Horses kejit by the day, week ur moalb. Uidina; ,
aad (niavr hnrsee eonstaiitly oa hand and of ska'
.hs.,,tIK7f,i,tr , BEXJ.MCQIUV,